Sökning: "Monica Löfvander"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade orden Monica Löfvander.

  1. 1. Illness, disease, sickness : Clinical factors, concepts of pain and sick leave patterns among immigrants in primary health care. Effects of different therapeutic approaches

    Författare :Monica Löfvander; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Immigrants; general practice; psykosocial stress; chronic pain; concepts; cross-cultural psychiatry; cognitive; sick leave; language; depression; social adjustment; psychosomatic disorders; qualitative research.;

    Sammanfattning : Illness, disease, sickness. Clinical factors, concepts of pain and sick leave patterns amongimmigrants in primary health care. Effects of different therapeutic approaches Monica Löfvander The outer framework for this thesis is the high rate of disability pensions amongsome immigrant groups in Sweden. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Vitamin D, muscle strength, prolonged labour, Caesarean sections and lifestyle : Clinical and intervention studies in pregnant Somali and Swedish women and new mothers

    Författare :Paul Kalliokoski; Monica Löfvander; Maria Bullarbo; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :: caesarean section; dystocia; immigrant; muscle strength; obstetric labour complications; osteomalacia; physical performance; Somalia; vitamin D; vitamin D deficiency; Family Medicine; Allmänmedicin;

    Sammanfattning : Long-term severe vitamin D deficiency may cause osteomalacia with muscle weakness, pain, soft bones, cramps and eventually death. In a pilot study, I found many Somali women to be vitamin D deficient and very weak. LÄS MER