Dissertations

6.11.2015
Ettala Otto

The inability to achieve and to maintain erection, erectile dysfunction, is a bothersome symptom of elderly men. Moreover, there is a high comorbidity between cardiovascular diseases and erectile...

30.10.2015
Patilin Radhika

Functional decline predisposes older adults to falls and resulting injuries, which are serious and common medical problems experienced by older adults. The costs of falling are high, both to the...

30.10.2015
Järvelä Liisa

The last few decades have turned childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) from a virtually incurable disease to a disease with 80–90% survival rates. However, this has not come without...

9.10.2015
Kangasniemi Anu

The aims of this research were to examine the differences in psychological well-being between physically less active and active adults and to explore the...

3.10.2015
Kuukka Anu

Children, bodiliness and the day care order. A study on the production of embodiment, and its significance to children in the context of a day-care centre. The purpose of the study is to describe...

2.10.2015
Ahtinen Aino

The growing incidence of health problems attributed to contemporary lifestyles, and the limited resources of healthcare, has led several stakeholders to look for alternative preventive healthcare...