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  1. 1. TOO OLD TO VOTE? On reasons for non-voting at old age

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Ann-Ida Scheiber Gyllenspetz; [2020-09-03]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : It is well-known that voting participation declines with old age, but the reasons are largely unknown. Uninterest in the oldest and routine assumptions that the participatory decline among seniors is something natural deriving from deteriorating health, have likely contributed to the scarce amount of explanations to their non-voting. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Kan frivilligarbete påverka hälsan? - En explorativ studie om hur äldre upplever att deras hälsa påverkas av frivilligarbete.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Författare :Blomberg Zanders; [2020-09-02]
    Nyckelord :Åldrande befolkning; pensionärer; frivilligarbete; volontär; salutogenes; Aging population; senior citizen; volunteering; salutogenesis;

    Sammanfattning : Background:In Sweden and in many other countries the population is getting older and the number of healthy years in the aging population is increasing. It is important to create opportunities for positive aging as well as for the elderly person to feel meaningful and able to participate in society. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Planering för en effektiv hemtjänst - En fallstudie om kapacitetsplanering och schemaläggning inom Hemtjänsten i Kungsbacka Kommun

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Lisa Barkman; Sara Björnhager; [2020-07-01]
    Nyckelord :Kapacitetsplanering; schemaläggning; sjukvård; hemtjänst; Kungsbacka;

    Sammanfattning : The healthcare sector in Sweden and the rest of the world is facing many challenges with an agingpopulation and multi-morbidity. The system requires enough competent health care personnel toperform tasks, while the operations departments need to use the resources in an efficient way. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Relation between retinal morphology, visual pathway integrity and plasmatic amyloid beta 42 peptide in old and young beagles

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Författare :Emilia Miranda Peluso; [2020]
    Nyckelord :cognitive dysfunction syndrome; dog; optical coherence tomography; OCT; visual evoked potentials; VEP;

    Sammanfattning : The spontaneously occurring behavioural syndrome referred to as canine cognitive dysfunction (CCD) is considered the canine counterpart of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Changes in the retina such as nerve fibre layer (NFL) and ganglion cell complex (GCC) thinning have been observed in Alzheimer’s patients. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Multimodal Brain Age Estimation

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Författare :Oscar Danielsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Machine learning models trained on MRI brain scans of healthy subjects can be used to predict age. Accurate estimation of brain age is important for reliably detecting abnormal aging in the brain. One way to increase the accuracy of predicted brain age is through using multimodal data. LÄS MER