HSP Doctoral Theses

Current and previous doctoral students and doctoral theses at the HSP research group.

Current doctoral students

Xiankun Chen (Sharon) - Evaluation of an exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation program for patients with chronic heart failure in China

Anna Damlin - Antibiotic prescribing at hospitals in Central India with limited access to diagnostic methods - what can be improved in order to reduce unnecessary antibiotic use and development of antibiotic resistance

Oliver Dyar - Assessing antibiotic use in China across healthcare system levels

Siddarth Daniels David - Beyond the Hospital Bed: Studies of post discharge outcomes in trauma patients in urban India.

Nada Hanna - Antibiotic residues and resistance in the environment-potential human health risks

Shweta Khare - Antibiotic resistance in commensal E. coli from children’s stool and its correlation with health-seeking behaviour and antibiotic prescribing by informal healthcare providers’ - A two-year follow up study in rural India

Reza Rasti - Diagnosing childhood meningitis at the point of care in low-resource settings – Experiences from Uganda

Emmanuel Robesyn - Epidemiological surveillance of Legionnaires’ disease. A study of determinants of surveillance quality in the European Union

Dell Saulnier - Understanding health system resilience to extreme weather events: Learning from annual flooding in Cambodia

Erika Saliba - Improving antibiotic prescribing among general practitioners: a behavioural approach to change

Linda Timm - Community interventions for early detection and diabetes care  in socioeconomically disadvantaged areas in Stockholm

Andreas Älgå - Surgical management of traumatic extremity wounds

Doctoral theses defended in the last 5 years

Juliet AwekoSelf-management of type 2 diabetes : processes for setting up a diabetes and pre-diabetes support intervention in socioeconomically disadvantaged communities in Sweden

Guobin Su - Infection-related hospitalizations in Chinese patients with chronic kidney disease: Prevalence, clinical consequences, resistance to antibiotics and the role of physical activity

Kristina Ingemarsdotter Persson - Determinants of risky sexual behaviour among men who have sex with men in Sweden

Lien La Thi Quynh - Antibiotic resistance: Implications of hospital practices for public health - a study from Hanoi, Vietnam

Dorcus Kiwanuka - Health system bottlenecks and evidence-based district health planning: Experiences from the district health system in Uganda

Hind Elidarous - Socioeconomic impact of diabetes in Sudan

Roy Nobhojit - In-hospital trauma mortality in India: exploring risks, predictors and causes

Ulrika Baker - Pathways to the implementation of maternal and newborn care: Studies on health system bottlenecks and quality improvement strategies