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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 272 avhandlingar innehållade orden home environment.

  1. 1. Ergonomics at Home Design for Safe Living and Home Care

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

    Författare :Jenny Hjalmarson; KTH.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Ergonomics; aging; work posture; four-wheeled walker; home care worker; living at home; accessibility;

    Sammanfattning : The home should represent safety and security for the person who lives there, and this is an important factor for independence and autonomy in very old age. With aging populations, the needs for long-term care increase, care provided by spouses and/or from the growing home care sector. Injuries among these groups are common. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Asthma and Rhinitis among Adults in Sweden and China Risk Factors in the Home Environment

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Juan Wang; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Rhinitis; Asthma; Home; Dampness; Mould; Ventilation; Occupational and Environmental Medicine; Arbets- och miljömedicin;

    Sammanfattning : The main aim of this thesis was to evaluate associations between selected home environment factors and asthma, rhinitis and respiratory symptoms among adults from Sweden, China and northern Europe. Two studies were performed in Sweden, one in China, and one longitudinal cohort study was performed in northern Europe. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The (re)construction of home Unaccompanied children’s and youth’s transition out of care

    Detta är en avhandling från Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Health and Welfare

    Författare :Åsa Söderqvist; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; unacccompanied; children; youth; culture; ethnicty; transitions; out-of-home care; home;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation focuses on how perceptions of ethnicity and culture become meaningful in relation to the transition from care into independent living, studied from unaccompanied youths’, professionals’, and a methodological perspective. The findings from interviews with unaccompanied youth with experience of leaving care showed that thoughts about their ethnic minority background are constantly present in the young men’s lives. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Participation and Independence in Old Age - Aspects of home and neighbourhood environments

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Health Sciences, Lund University

    Författare :Maria Haak; [2006]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; grounded theory; ENABLE-AGE; home; independence; neighbourhood environment; occupational therapy; participation; very old people; Medicine human and vertebrates ; Rehabilitering medicinsk och social ; revalidation; rehabilitation; kinesitherapy; Occupational health; industrial medicine; Yrkesmedicin; arbetsmiljömedicin; Physical medicine; Gerontologi; Gerontology; Medicin människa och djur ; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper;

    Sammanfattning : The current trend in Sweden is to support older people to remain living in their own homes as long as possible. Older people spend much of their daily life within the home and neighbourhood environment. It is well known that participation and independence is important in experiencing well being in old age. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Levels of brominated flame retardants in humans and their environment : occupational and home exposure

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Författare :Marie Karlsson; Örebro universitet.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; PBDE; BTBPE; DeBDethane; plasma; air; dust; Northern fulmar; egg; household; occupational exposure; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi; Kemi; Chemistry;

    Sammanfattning : Plasma from workers at an electronic dismantling plant were analysed for tri- to heptaBDEs (brominated diphenyl ethers), during 18 months. The different exposed groups showed concentrations ranging from 0.06to 2.8 ng g-1 (l. LÄS MER