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  1. 1. Patients' quality of life : Living with incurable cancer in palliative homecare

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Christina Melin-Johansson; [2007]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Advanced cancer; Assessment of quality of life a the end of life; AQEL; existential; hospital based palliative care; mixed methods; neoplasm; nursing; palliative care; quality of life; social life; support.;

    Sammanfattning : My clinical experience is that living in incurable cancer at the end of life is complex to patients and their families. Patients seem to have a rather good quality of life (QoL) but problems related to the progression of the illness constantly challenges and changes QoL. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Improved environmental assessment in the development of wood-based products: Capturing impacts of forestry and uncertainties of future product systems

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Gustav A Sandin; [2013]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; wood; water use; scenario modelling; land use; impact assessment; product development; environmental assessment; end-of-life modelling; sustainability assessment; forestry;

    Sammanfattning : The prospect of reducing environmental impacts is a key driver for the development of new wood-based products. But as wood-based products are not necessarily environmentally superior to non-wood alternatives, there is a need to assess the environmental impact of the product and guide the development process. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Patients' quality of life - Living with incurable cancer in palliative homecare

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Christina Melin-Johansson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Advanced cancer; Assessment of quality of life a the end of life; AQEL; existential; hospital based palliative care; mixed methods; neoplasm; nursing; palliative care; quality of life; social life; support.;

    Sammanfattning : My clinical experience is that living in incurable cancer at the end of life is complex to patients and their families. Patients seem to have a rather good quality of life (QoL) but problems related to the progression of the illness constantly challenges and changes QoL. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Life Cycle Assessment of Asphalt Roads Decision Support at the Project Level

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Ali Azhar Butt; Björn Birgisson; Nicole Kringos; Susanna Toller; Stephen T. Muench; [2014]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Asphalt roads; life cycle assessment; feedstock energy; warm mix asphalt additives; green procurement; decision support; laboratory investigation; pavement design.; Civil and Architectural Engineering; Byggvetenskap; Transportvetenskap; Transport Science;

    Sammanfattning : Transport infrastructures such as roads are assets for the society as they not only ensure mobility but also strengthen society’s economy. Considerable amount of energy and materials, that include bitumen, aggregates and asphalt, are required to build and maintain roads. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Impact of Advanced Home Care on Health-related Quality of Life. Reports in the end of life from palliative care patients with cancer

    Detta är en avhandling från Malmö University Hospital, Lund University

    Författare :Marianne Ahlner Elmqvist; [2008]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; palliative medicine; quality of life;

    Sammanfattning : Aim of study - The aim of the present work was to compare patients with advanced cancer receiving specialized palliative home care with those receiving conventional care with regard to time spent at home and place of death (Paper I), factors associated with the patients’ choice of palliative care (Paper II), and to describe the health-related quality of life (HRQL) and the occurrence and changes in symptoms over the last three months of the patients’ lives (Paper III). In addition, sociodemographic and clinical differences between participants and dropouts were explored in order to establish whether the missing data could be regarded as missing at random (Paper IV). LÄS MER