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Dissertations

Dissertations and Doctoral Theses

Below shows upcoming and published doctoral theses at the Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences.

Upcoming dissertations

Published Doctoral Theses

  • Pålsson, Ylva

    A pathway into the profession: The use, feasibility and outcomes of a peer learning intervention for nursing students and newly graduated nurses

    Open access
  • Tegler, Helena

    Social Interaction Involving Non-speaking Children with Severe Cerebral Palsy and Intellectual Disability: The role of communication partners and speech-generating devices

    Open access
  • Ssegonja, Richard

    Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of indicated preventive interventions for depression in adolescents: An application of health economics methods

    Open access
  • Phoosuwan, Nitikorn

    Perinatal Depressive Symptoms among Women in North-Eastern Thailand: Risk Factors, Support and Prevention

    Open access
  • Henriksson, Anna

    Physical activity and exercise during curative oncological treatment: exploring the effects of exercise intensity and behaviour change support, safety, and patients’ and exercise professionals’ experiences

    Open access
  • Matar, Amal

    Considering a Baby? Responsible Screening for the Future: Ethical and social implications for implementation and use of preconception expanded carrier screening in Sweden

    Open access
  • Åkerman, Eva

    Challenges and opportunities for sexual and reproductive healthcare services for immigrant women in Sweden

    Open access
  • Berglund, Erik

    Adherence to drug treatment and interpretation of treatment effects

    Open access
  • von Berens, Åsa

    Nutrition, exercise and body composition in community-dwelling older adults: Effects on function, wellbeing and mortality

    Open access
  • Franzon, Kristin

    Independent Ageing in Very Old Swedish Men

    Open access
  • Fält, Elisabet

    A cross-service approach to identify mental health problems in 3–5-year-old children using the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire

    Open access
  • Farisco, Michele

    Brain, consciousness and disorders of consciousness at the intersection of neuroscience and philosophy

    Open access
  • Kalliokoski, Paul

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

    Open access
  • Alim, Abdul

    Mechanisms in Tendon Healing: Pain, Biomarkers and the Role of Mast Cells

    Open access
  • Hagerman, Heidi

    Working Life Among First-Line Managers and Their Subordinates in Elderly Care: an Empowerment Perspective

    Open access
  • Drevin, Jennifer

    Measuring Pregnancy Planning and the Effect of Childhood Abuse on Reproductive Health

    Open access
  • Mattsson, Susanne

    Health-related Internet use and screening for emotional distress in people with cancer

    Open access
  • Nikitidou, Elisabeth

    Cellular responses to amyloid-beta protofibrils: Focus on astrocytes, extracellular vesicles and antibody treatment

    Open access
  • Bjurling-Sjöberg, Petronella

    Clinical Pathway Implementation and Teamwork in Swedish Intensive Care: Challenges in Evidence-Based Practice and Interprofessional Collaboration

    Open access
  • Almandoz Gil, Leire

    Characterization of Physiological and Pathological Alpha-Synuclein: Implications for Parkinson’s Disease and Related Disorders

    Open access
  • Isaksson, David

    Steering health and social care through quasi-markets

    Open access
  • Viberg Johansson, Jennifer

    INDIVIDUAL GENETIC RESEARCH RESULTS: Uncertainties, Conceptions, and Preferences

    Open access
  • Hedman, Maria

    Autonomy and Participation in Care For Older People: Descriptions by Older People, Registered Nurses, Case Managers, First Line Managers and Local Authorities Senior Medicine Advisors

    Open access
  • Paulsson Do, Ulrica

    Psychosocial Vulnerability Underlying Unhealthy Behaviours in Swedish Adolescents

    Open access
  • Lännerström, Linda

    Sick Leave Questions in Telephone Nursing: Perspectives of Persons on Sick Leave and Registered Nurses in Primary Health Care

    Open access
  • Pettersson, Mona

    COMPETENCE AND COMMUNICATION: Do Not Resuscitate Decisions in Cancer Care

    Open access
  • Hellerstedt Börjesson, Susanne

    Taxane-induced pain: Experiences of women with breast cancer and nurses providing their care

    Open access
  • Gustafsson, Gabriel

    Alpha-Synuclein Oligomers: Cellular Mechanisms and Aspects of Antibody Treatment

    Open access
  • Alsharari, Zayed

    Dietary Intake, Fatty Acid Biomarkers, and Abdominal Obesity: Population-Based Observational Studies

    Open access
  • Törmä, Johanna

    Implementation strategies for nutritional guidelines in nursing homes: Effects on care staff and residents

    Open access
  • Björk, Anne

    Aspects of Vitamin D: Prevalence of deficiency and impact on musculoskeletal parameters

    Open access
  • Carlsson, Lars

    Healthcare and patient factors affecting sick leave: From a primary health care perspective

    Open access
  • Martinell, Mats

    Diabetes Mellitus at the Time for Diagnosis: Studies on Prognostic Factors

    Open access
  • Andersén, Åsa

    Self-efficacy, Vocational Rehabilitation and Transition to Work

    Open access
  • Fängström, Karin

    ‘I don’t even remember anything’: Optimising the choice of method when interviewing preschoolers

    Open access
  • Wångdahl, Josefin

    Health literacy among newly arrived refugees in Sweden and implications for health and healthcare

    Open access
  • Fang, Xiaotian T.

    Preclinical PET imaging of Alzheimer's disease progression

    Open access
  • Rosqvist, Fredrik

    Dietary Fatty Acids, Body Composition and Ectopic Fat : Results from Overfeeding Studies in Humans

    Open access
  • Knudsen, Kati

    Airway management in anaesthesia care: – professional and patient perspectives

    Open access
  • von Celsing, Anna-Sophia

    Early risk assessment of long-term sick leave among patients in primary health care: risk factors, assessment tools, multidisciplinary intervention, and patients’ views on sick leave conclusion

    Open access
  • Randmaa, Maria

    Communication and Patient Safety: Transfer of information between healthcare personnel in anaesthetic clinics

    Open access
  • Söderström, Lisa

    Nutritional Screening of Older Adults: Risk Factors for and Consequences of Malnutrition

    Open access
  • Björn, Catrine

    Attractive Work: Nurses´ work in operating departments, and factors that make it attractive

    Open access
  • Alfonsson, Sven

    Treatment Adherence in Internet-Based CBT: The Effects of Presentation, Support and Motivation

    Open access
  • Ljungman, Lisa

    Parents of Children with Cancer: Psychological Long-Term Consequences and Development of a Psychological Treatment for Parents of Survivors

    Open access
  • Jalmsell, Li

    Towards Good Palliation for Children with Cancer: Recognizing the Family and the Value of Communication

    Open access
  • Iggman, David

    Dietary Fatty Acids and Cardiometabolic Risk: Influence on Lipoproteins, Insulin Resistance and Liver Fat

    Open access
  • Ax, Erika

    Dietary Patterns: Identification and Health Implications in the Swedish Population

    Open access
  • Kirsebom, Marie

    Mind the gap: Organizational factors related to transfers of older people between nursing homes and hospital care

    Open access
  • Östlund, Ann-Sofi

    Motivational Interviewing in Primary Care: Nurses´ experiences and actual use of the method

    Open access