Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 30 avhandlingar innehållade ordet generalizability.
1. Objectively measured eating behaviors and their relation to food intake in school and hospital settings
Sammanfattning : Introduction: The measurement of food intake (what and how much we eat and drink) is of great importance due to its involvement in three great challenges facing humanity: 1) obesity/overnutrition, 2) undernutrition and 3) climate change, as well as their related health consequences. However, measuring food and energy intake in humans is complicated since traditional self-reported methods have systematic bias while traditional objective laboratory methods have generalizability and upscaling issues. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The present thesis was aimed at investigating whether pre-exposure to biased newspaper reports influences remembering of the main session material. In general, the results show that remembering of the main session material varies as a function of the pre-exposure to the biased newspaper reports. LÄS MER
3. Real-Time Monitoring of Healthcare Interventions in Routine Care : Effectiveness and Safety of Newly Introduced Medicines
Sammanfattning : Before market authorization of new medicines, their efficacy and safety are evaluated using randomized controlled trials. While there is no doubt about the scientific value of randomized trials, they are usually conducted in selected populations with questionable generalizability to routine care. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Within the discipline of information systems sometimes the conception of the main object is that the information system must be computer based. An example of an information system that is non-computer based is the scenic theatre performance. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : This dissertation’s objective is twofold: (1) to show how the life lived is reflected in old age (the articles), and (2) to analyze how life-stories are presented and interpreted from the social constructivist perspective (the comprehensive summary). Article I is a critical discussion of two biographical methods of data collection: the “freely-told” life-story and the semistructured biographical interview. LÄS MER