Sökning: "secondary prevention"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 192 avhandlingar innehållade orden secondary prevention.
1. Fear and avoidance in the development of a persistent musculoskeletal pain problem : implications for secondary prevention
Sammanfattning : This dissertation focused on the role of fear and avoidance in the development of a persistent back pain problem. The first aim of this dissertation was to study when and how cognitive, affective and behavioral factors influence one another in the development of persistent pain and disability. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Cardiovascular disease prevention has been a challenge for research for decades. The studies of this thesis were designed to investigate the role of health professionals in everyday clinical work based upon the concept of comprehensive primary care consultation. LÄS MER
3. Margins of Prevention : - On Older Adolescents' Positive and Negative Beliefs about Illicit Drug Use
Sammanfattning : This study explores older adolescents’ positive and negative beliefs about illicit drug use from a preventive perspective. By positive beliefs is meant positive expectancies and benefit perceptions. By negative beliefs is meant negative expectancies and risk perceptions. LÄS MER
4. Secondary prevention after acute coronary syndrome : antiplatelet therapy and risk factor control
Sammanfattning : Background: One of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide is cardiovascular disease (CVD), including acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Despite improvements in medical treatment, management, and care over the years and the halving of mortality in recent decades, there is considerable room for improvement. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : BackgroundCardiovascular disease, of which coronary heart disease constitutes the lion’s share, is the leading cause of premature morbidity and mortality worldwide. Management of the condition has evolved rapidly in recent decades, and mortality has more than halved in the western world. LÄS MER