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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 131 avhandlingar innehållade orden Disability Science.

  1. 1. After Inclusion : Intellectual Disability as Biopolitics

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund University

    Författare :Niklas Altermark; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016-05-22]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; intellectual disability; disability studies; biopolitics; Foucault; Butler; crip theory; inclusion; inclusion exclusion;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation examines contemporary politics targeting people with intellectual disabilities. Since this group first emerged, under labels such as ‘idiocy’ and ‘mental deficiency’, around the turn of the 20th century, its members have been seen as lacking the capacities necessary for citizenship and full societal belonging. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Creative Disability Classification Systems The case of Greece, 1990-2015

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro University

    Författare :Antonia Pavli; Örebro universitet.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; classification system; statistics; medicalization; disability movement; disability fraud; corporatism; economic crisis; STS; disability theory; Handikappvetenskap; Disability Science;

    Sammanfattning : Disability classification systems belong to the core of states’ social/disability policies through which persons with disabilities are classified as eligible or ineligible for having access to disability allowances. The study of disability classification systems has stimulated the interest of several scholars from the broader area of disability studies. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Children and Adolescents Living with Mobility Impairment

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Lena Jemtå; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; adolescents; children; coping; disability; intimacy; mobility impairment; self-esteem; sexual abuse; sexuality; well-being; VETERINARY MEDICINE Medicine; VETERINÄRMEDICIN Medicin;

    Sammanfattning : Aim: This thesis aims to describe perceived overall well-being, coping strategies, experiences of intimacy and sexuality, and global and dimension-specific self-esteem among children and adolescents with mobility impairment.Methods: The study included 141 children and adolescents aged 7–18 years with mobility impairment. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Functioning and disability in adults with hearing loss the preparatory studies in the ICF Core sets for hearing loss project

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro university

    Författare :Sarah Granberg; Örebro universitet.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; hearing loss; adults; ICF; classification; functioning; disability; linking; Handikappvetenskap; Disability Science;

    Sammanfattning : Hearing loss (HL) is a health condition that affects more than 360 million people worldwide. The findings from previous research point at the adverse relationship between adults with hearing loss and important aspects of everyday life such as social relations, communication and work-related tasks. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Mobile systems for monitoring Parkinson's disease

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Författare :Mevludin Memedi; Högskolan Dalarna.; Örebro universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; PAULINA - Uppföljning av Parkinsonsymptom från hemmet; PAULINA - Uppföljning av Parkinsonsymptom från hemmet; automatic assessments; data visualization; data-driven modelling; home assessments; information technology; mobile computing; objective measures; Parkinson’s disease; quantitative assessments; remote monitoring; spirography; symptom severity; tapping tests; telemedicine; telemetry; time series analysis; web technology.; Information technology; Informationsteknologi; Datavetenskap; Computer Science; web technology;

    Sammanfattning : A challenge for the clinical management of Parkinson's disease (PD) is the large within- and between-patient variability in symptom profiles as well as the emergence of motor complications which represent a significant source of disability in patients. This thesis deals with the development and evaluation of methods and systems for supporting the management of PD by using repeated measures, consisting of subjective assessments of symptoms and objective assessments of motor function through fine motor tests (spirography and tapping), collected by means of a telemetry touch screen device. LÄS MER