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  1. 1. Asthma in Primary Care Severity, Treatment and Level of Control

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Björn Ställberg; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adherence; adolescent; adult; asthma; asthma classification; asthma control; asthma severity; compliance; drug therapy; hyperresponsiveness; primary health care; smoking; asthma treatment.; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Family medicine; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Allmänmedicin;

    Sammanfattning : Aims. The overall aim was to examine the severity, treatment and level of control in patients with asthma in primary care in Sweden. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Asthma in school age prevalence, incidence and remission in relation to environmental determinants. The Obstructive Lung Disease in Northern Sweden (OLIN) Studies, Thesis XI

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Författare :Martin Andersson; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; asthma; wheeze; environment; prevalence; incidence; remission; vehicle traffic; sensitization; Occupational and Environmental Medicine; arbets- och miljömedicin;

    Sammanfattning : Background In the past half-century, the prevalence of asthma among children and adolescents has risen and asthma has become an important public health challenge in Sweden as well as in many other countries, necessitating further studies on this complex disease and its risk factor pattern. The studies included in this thesis aimed to investigate the clinical expression of childhood asthma over time, to describe the determinants of new-onset and remission of asthma, and to evaluate possible environmental risk factors in northern Sweden. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Towards Improved Diagnostics and Monitoring in Childhood Asthma Methodological and Clinical Aspects of Exhaled NO and Forced Oscillation Technique

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Charlotte Heijkenskjöld Rentzhog; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; asthma; children; exhaled NO; forced oscillation technique; airway inflammation; small airways; asthma diagnostics; Pediatrik; Pediatrics; Lungmedicin; Lung Medicine;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Asthma is a heterogeneous disease. Diagnosis relies on symptom evaluation and lung function tests using spirometry. Symptoms can be vague. Spirometry is effort-dependent and does not reliably evaluate small airways. LÄS MER

  4. 4. I ett andetag : En kulturanalys av astma som begränsning och möjlighet

    Detta är en avhandling från Critical Ethnography Press

    Författare :Kristofer Hansson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Pharmaceutical companies ; Treatment; Asthma; Diagnos; Risk; Eethical subject ; Simone de Beauvoir ; Inhalator; Drugs; Possibility; Chronic illness; Limitation; Humanities; Cultural anthropology; Humaniora; Body; Kulturantropologi; etnologi; Medical staff ; Technologies of the self ; ethnology;

    Sammanfattning : Though asthma is a commonly occurring disorder today, the development and introduction of anti-inflammatory drugs in treating it has changed the possibilities of living with it. At the same time, the Swedish guidelines for asthma care have changed: the patient is to take responsibility for her or his chronic illness to attain full quality of life. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Severe asthma and asthma control in schoolchildren

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Women's and Children's Health

    Författare :Björn Nordlund; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Asthma control;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Asthma is a major health problem in children and most troublesome during severe or persistent symptoms. Children with problematic severe asthma have a disproportionate consumption of health care, despite high-dose treatment with inhaled corticosteroids (ICS). LÄS MER