Sökning: "Ann-Sofi Kammerlind"
Hittade 3 avhandlingar innehållade orden Ann-Sofi Kammerlind.
1. Vestibular rehabilitation therapy in dizziness and disequilibrium
Sammanfattning : Dizziness and disequilibrium can be caused by several dysfunctions within the balance system, and are common symptoms especially in higher ages. The general aim of this thesis was to evaluate the effects of vestibular rehabilitation therapy in patients with dizziness and disequilibrium, and to examine the influence of age, vestibular function and psychological aspects on recovery. LÄS MER
2. Clinical and patient-reported outcomes after anterior cervical decompression and fusion surgery : A focus on functioning and daily life
Sammanfattning : Anterior cervical decompression and fusion (ACDF), with or without an intervertebral cage to add support to the fused segment, is an established surgical treatment of cervical radiculopathy due to cervical disc disease. High recovery rates and pain reductions after surgery have been reported, with similar results with or without a cage. LÄS MER
3. Assessments and Risk Factors for Falls in Persons with Acute Stroke
Sammanfattning : Background: Early identification of risk factors is crucial for reducing the high fall risk associated with stroke, and sex differences in relation to falls need to be further investigated. There is a lack of uniform, standardized, and reliable testing procedures for postural reactions, and existing tests assessing negotiating obstacles while walking cannot be performed when walking aids are used. LÄS MER