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  • Views of Male Asylum Seekers in Finland About Sexual Health 

    Lumba, Deogracias (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2018)
    The purpose of the current study is to determine on how sexual health of male asylum seekers’ can be promoted and to provide culturally sound recommendations on promoting the sexual health of this vulnerable population. Migrant ...
  • Voices Unheard; Well-being of Southeast Asian Ageing Immigrants Living in Finland 

    Labi, Keempee (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2018)
    The increase in human migration across the years and the increase in the older population in developing and developed countries have posted the present and foreseeable challenge and opportunity to invest efforts to the ...
  • The Meaning of Support for the Childbirth Experiences of Immigrant Women 

    Gould, Hilla (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2018)
    Childbirth is a transition in life, during which the meaning of social support networks is emphasized. The childbirth experience itself is affected by the support received from the support network as well as from the ...
  • Global Perspective on Deinfibulation 

    Kytöaho, Heidi; Rinne, Johanna (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2018)
    Female genital mutilation (FGM) causes many adverse physical, mental, sexual, and obstetric outcomes. Surgical deinfibulation is a procedure in which the sealed vagina opening is cut open, and thereby can ease the problems ...
  • Polish Abortion Tourism 

    Hirvonen, Ewa (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    Poland's abortion policy is one of the strictest abortion policies in Europe. Yet, thousands of Polish women travel each year abroad to terminate unintended pregnancies. Although abortion tourism is not a new phenomenon, ...
  • Recommended Practices for the Assessment of Isolation Practices for Tuberculosis Patients in Acute Hospital 

    Tinong, Ernestine (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    The main objective of this development project was to affect and improve infection prevention and isolation practices for tuberculosis patients in line with national and international legislative guidelines. Infection ...
  • THE USE OF mHEALTH TO IMPROVE QUALITY AND RE-DUCE COST OF HEALTHCARE IN RURAL KENYA 

    Odhiambo, Evans (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    Background: The use of wireless technologies such as mobile phones in healthcare is referred to as mHealth. The young field has the potential to improve the well-being of the world’s population. Although the use of mobile ...
  • Nutritional Preferability among Finnish and Indian Children within the context of the FINDIgATE Project 

    Talmadge, Amanda (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    This study assesses nutrition knowledge and preference of 4 to 6-year-old Finnish and Indian pre-school students. The study was conducted within the context of the FINDIgATE project, which focuses on the wellbeing of ...
  • Re-designing Your Future in the Third Age of the Lifespan 

    Hoppu, Paula (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    The purpose of this study was to explore the perceptions and experiences of a sample group of people in the third age of the life span. In addition, the study was conducted to enhance the awareness, preparedness and capacity ...
  • Autonomy in long-term elderly care 

    Das, Mun (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    Elderly people are a vulnerable group in the society due to their decreased health condition. For this reason, they are often dependent on care services and entering a long-term care institution is also a difficult challenge ...
  • Personal characteristics and work-shift related stress among Intensive Care Nurses: results from EVICURES project 

    Prasla, Munira (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    The present study attempted to explore differences in objective stress indices (heart rate, stress, and relaxation) amongst intensive care nurses based on personal characteristics and work situations. Furthermore, it also ...
  • Skill-related underemployment of educated immigrants in Finland 

    Mutuku, Lynn (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    The topic of this research is skill-related underemployment of educated immigrants in Finland. This research is an empirical research which focuses on the experiences of six skill-related underemployed immigrants in Finland. ...
  • The Impact of Erasmus+ Funded Sports Events: A Survey Study from the European Transplant Sports Week 2016 

    Torikka, Senja (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of the European Transplant Sports Week 2016 as an Erasmus+ co-funded event. The research and the evaluation were made in co-operation with the evaluation team of Laurea ...
  • Paediatric Intensive Care Nurses' Intercultural Communication Competences 

    Haverinen, Elsi (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2017)
    The purpose of this study was to investigate nurses’ experiences and competences on inter-cultural communication in a paediatric intensive care unit. The research was done in cooperation with Helsinki University Hospital’s ...
  • The Types of Costs of Intimate Partner Violence 

    Heinonen, Liina-Lotta (Laurea-ammattikorkeakoulu, 2016)
    The aim of the thesis was to describe different types of costs caused by intimate partner violence. The aim was also to discuss how the costs are discussed in current research in Finland and worldwide. A literature review ...

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