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  • 1.
    Aspman, Ellinor
    et al.
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Karlsson, Hanna
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Samverkan i Kronoberg: - ett lyckat samarbete?2008Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 points / 15 hpStudent thesis
    Abstract [sv]

    Samverkan i Kronobergs län bedrivs mellan försäkringskassa och arbetsförmedling. Verksamheten innebär arbetslivsinriktad rehabilitering för individer. Under 2007 presenterade länet ett mycket gott resultat för verksamheten och låg i topp jämfört med övriga län. Därav finns intresse att studera verksamheten. Studiens syfte är att beskriva det samverkansarbete som sker mellan myndigheterna i verksamheten Samverkan och att generera hypoteser som kan förklara de goda resultatsiffror Kronobergs län har presterat. Studien är utformad som en beskrivande fallstudie med sammansatt design. Det vill säga en studie av ett nutida fenomen som vi i vår forskarroll har haft liten kontroll över, kombinerat med att vi har frågor med ”hur” och ”varför” formulering.  Vi har använt oss utav såväl kvalitativ- som kvantitativ data. För att återge en bred bild har metodtriangulering använts.  Empirisk data har inhämtats genom enkätundersökning samt djupintervjuer. Analys av data har skett genom SPSS (kvantitativ) och Open Code (kvalitativ).

     

    Genom studien framträdde en rad olika faktorer som kan anses mer eller mindre bidragande till länets resultatsiffror. Dessa resulterade i olika konklusioner som kunde kopplas till det presenterade positiva resultatet gällande tydlig och konkret målsättning, ett utvecklat teamarbete och nuvarande ledarstil.

  • 2.
    Axelsson, Inge
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Evidensbaserad medicin: Vinstkrav försämrar och fördyrar vården2012In: Läkartidningen, ISSN 0023-7205, E-ISSN 1652-7518, Vol. 109, no 4, p. 165-166Article in journal (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract [sv]

    Undvik vård på sjukhus eller vårdhem som drivs med vinstkrav. Landstingen bör inte sluta avtal med sådana institutioner. Det är ett par av de slutsatser som Inge Axelsson drar efter att ha gått igenom litteraturen om kvalitet och kostnad i vård med respektive utan krav på vinst.

  • 3.
    Bengters Littorin, Lina
    et al.
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Kluge, Emma
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Upplevelser och attityder i vård av HIV/AIDS-smittade2008Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 poäng / 15 hpStudent thesis
    Abstract [sv]

    Cirka 4000 personer levde med HIV i Sverige år 2006. Risken för att bli smittad av HIV är liten i jämförelse med annan blodsmitta. Syftet med litteraturöversikten var att belysa upplevelser och attityder i vård av HIV/AIDS-smittade patienter. Innehållsanalys användes för att analysera nio vetenskapliga artiklar. Analysen resulterade i två kategorier och åtta subkategorier. I resultatet framkom vårdpersonals positiva och negativa upplevelser och attityder. En del personal hade respektfullt bemötande samt kände sig trygga och tillfredsställda i vårdarbetet. Något som bidrog till säkerheten var utbildning och erfarenhet. Det som även framkom var att personalen ofta hade fördomar som gav negativa attityder. Vanmakt och frustration upplevdes också i vården, där känslomässig stress var mer oroande än fysisk stress. Resultatet indikerade att det fanns personal som skulle undvika att vårda drabbade personer. Negativa attityder hos vårdpersonal har troligtvis sitt ursprung i bristande kunskaper. Slutsatser som dragits var att framtida forskning torde leda till åtgärder som minimerar vårdpersonals undvikande beteende vilket möjliggör alla människors lika rätt till god vård oavsett diagnos.

  • 4.
    Berg, Karin
    et al.
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Hedengran, Kristina
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Enhetschefers och distriktssköterskors upplevelser av beredskap inför en stor olycka eller katastrof - en intervjustudie i primärvården 2009Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
    Abstract [en]

    In order to provide good and accessible healthcare in case of emergencies and disasters, an emergency plan based on planning, training and practice is required. Special care must be prepared to deal with both the ”small everyday accident” but also the major accident and disaster. The purpose of this study was to examine how unit managers and districtnurses in primary care in two municipalities in Jämtland county experience themselves prepared in case of a disaster or a major accident which requires emergency care facilities outside the unit. The aim was also to examine how emergency preparedness is a priority for the unit managers. An interview study has been carried out with three unitmanagers and five districtnurses. The interviews were analyzed with qualitative content analysis. Based on the analysis two categories were created: 'feeling of security "and" organization "and four sub-categories of" security "," priority "," ability "and" knowledge ". Major findings was that all the interview participants wished to have exercises to feel more prepared for a major accident. For the time being, no practice in disaster preparedness is carried out.

  • 5.
    Berglund Kristiansson, Elisabeth
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Vårdrelaterade infektioner - ett folkhälsoproblemGes patienten möjlighet att påverka?2015Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
  • 6.
    Bergström, Kristine
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Fysisk aktivitet och motivationsfaktorer bland anställda inom vårdsektorn2015Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
  • 7.
    Costa, Diogo
    et al.
    Univ Porto, Sch Med, Dept Clin Epidemiol Predict Med & Publ Hlth, P-4100 Oporto, Portugal .
    Matanov, A.
    Queen Mary Univ London, Unit Social & Community Psychiat, London, England .
    Canavan, R.
    Natl Univ Ireland, Hlth Promot Res Ctr, Galway, Ireland .
    Gabor, E.
    Natl Inst Hlth Dev, Budapest, Hungary .
    Greacen, T.
    Etab Publ Sante Maison Blanche, Lab Rech, Paris, France .
    Vondrackova, P.
    Charles Univ Prague, Fac Med 1, Dept Addictol, Prague, Czech Republic .
    Kluge, U.
    Univ Med Berlin, Charite, Clin Psychiat & Psychotherapy, Berlin, Germany .
    Nicaise, P.
    Catholic Univ Louvain, Inst Hlth & Soc IRSS, B-1200 Brussels, Belgium .
    Moskalewicz, J.
    Inst Psychiat & Neurol, Warsaw, Poland .
    Diaz-Olalla, J. M.
    Madrid Salud, Madrid, Spain .
    Strassmayr, C.
    Ludwig Boltzmann Inst Social Psychiat, Vienna, Austria .
    Kikkert, M.
    Univ Amsterdam, Acad Med Ctr, NL-1012 WX Amsterdam, Netherlands .
    Soares, Joaquim
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Gaddini, A.
    Laziosanita ASP Publ Hlth Agcy, Rome, Lazio Region, Italy.
    Barros, H.
    Univ Porto, Sch Med, Dept Clin Epidemiol Predict Med & Publ Hlth, P-4100 Oporto, Portugal .
    Priebe, S.
    Queen Mary Univ London, Unit Social & Community Psychiat, London, England .
    Factors associated with quality of services for marginalized groups with mental health problems in 14 European countries2012In: European Journal of Public Health, ISSN 1101-1262, E-ISSN 1464-360X, Vol. 22, no Suppl 2, p. 70-71Article in journal (Other academic)
  • 8.
    Dauvrin, M.
    et al.
    Institute of Health and Society IRSS, Université Catholique de Louvain, Clos Chapelle aux Champs 30 B1.30.15, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium.
    Lorant, V
    Institute of Health and Society IRSS, Université Catholique de Louvain, Clos Chapelle aux Champs 30 B1.30.15, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium.
    Sandhu, S
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, London and the Barts School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London E13 8SP, United Kingdom.
    Devillé, W
    International and Migrant Health, NIVEL (Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research), Otterstraat 118-124, 3500, BN Utrecht, Netherlands.
    Dia, H
    Etablissement Public de Santé Maison Blanche, 3-5 rue Lespagnol, 75020 Paris, France.
    Dias, S
    Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Rua da Junqueira, 96, 1349-008, Lisbon, Portugal.
    Gaddini, A
    Laziosanit ASP Public Health Agency for the Lazio Region, Via S. Costanza 53, 00185 Rome, Italy.
    Ioannidis, E
    Department of Sociology, National School of Public Health, 196 Alexandras avenue, Athens 11521, Greece.
    Jensen, N
    Department of Public Health, Danish Research Centre for Migration, Ethnicity and Health (MESU), University of Copenhagen, Oster Farimagsgade 5, DK-1014 Copenhagen, Denmark.
    Kluge, U
    Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medicine Berlin, CCM, Charitéplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany.
    Mertaniemi, R
    Department for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), P.O.B. 30, FIN-00271 Helsinki, Finland.
    Puigpinás I Riera, R
    Agency of Public Health of Barcelona, Pça. Lesseps, 1, 08023 Barcelona, Spain.
    Sárváry, A
    Faculty of Health, University of Debrecen, Sástái út 2-4, 4400 Nyíregyháza, Hungary.
    Stramayr, C
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Social Psychiatry, Lazarettgasse 14A-912, 1090 Vienna, Austria.
    Stankunas, M
    Department of Health Management, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, A. Mickeviciaus 9, Kaunas 44307, Lithuania.
    Soares, Joaquim J. F.
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Welbel, M
    Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Ul. Sobieskiego 9, 02-957 Warsaw, Poland.
    Priebe, S
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, London and the Barts School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London E13 8SP, United Kingdom.
    Health care for irregular migrants: Pragmatism across Europe. A qualitative study2012In: BMC Research Notes, ISSN 1756-0500, E-ISSN 1756-0500, Vol. 5, p. Art. no. 99-Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Abstract. Background: Health services in Europe face the challenge of delivering care to a heterogeneous group of irregular migrants (IM). There is little empirical evidence on how health professionals cope with this challenge. This study explores the experiences of health professionals providing care to IM in three types of health care service across 16 European countries. Results: Semi-structured interviews were conducted with health professionals in 144 primary care services, 48 mental health services, and 48 Accident & Emergency departments (total n = 240). Although legal health care entitlement for IM varies across countries, health professionals reported facing similar issues when caring for IM. These issues include access problems, limited communication, and associated legal complications. Differences in the experiences with IM across the three types of services were also explored. Respondents from Accident & Emergency departments reported less of a difference between the care for IM patients and patients in a regular situation than did respondents from primary care and mental health services. Primary care services and mental health services were more concerned with language barriers than Accident & Emergency departments. Notifying the authorities was an uncommon practice, even in countries where health professionals are required to do this. Conclusions: The needs of IM patients and the values of the staff appear to be as important as the national legal framework, with staff in different European countries adopting a similar pragmatic approach to delivering health care to IM. While legislation might help to improve health care for IM, more appropriate organisation and local flexibility are equally important, especially for improving access and care pathways. © 2012 Dauvrin et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.

  • 9.
    Guldbrandsson, K.
    et al.
    Swedish National Institute of Public Health, Östersund, Sweden.
    Nordvik, Monica K.
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Social Work.
    Bremberg, S.
    Swedish National Institute of Public Health, Östersund, Sweden.
    Identification of potential opinion leaders in child health promotion in Sweden using network analysis2012In: BMC Research Notes, ISSN 1756-0500, E-ISSN 1756-0500, Vol. 5, p. Art. no. 424-Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Background: Opinion leaders are often local individuals with high credibility who can influence other people. Robust effects using opinion leaders in diffusing innovations have been shown in several randomized controlled trials, for example regarding sexually transmitted infections (STI), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention, mammography rates and caesarean birth delivery rates. In a Cochrane review 2010 it was concluded that the use of opinion leaders can successfully promote evidence-based practice. Thus, using opinion leaders within the public health sector might be one means to speed up the dissemination of health promoting and disease preventing innovations. Social network analysis has been used to trace and map networks, with focus on relationships and positions, in widely spread arenas and topics. The purpose of this study was to use social network analysis in order to identify potential opinion leaders at the arena of child health promotion in Sweden. Results: By using snowball technique a short e-mail question was spread in up to five links, starting from seven initially invited persons. This inquiry resulted in a network consisting of 153 individuals. The most often mentioned actors were researchers, public health officials and paediatricians, or a combination of these professions. Four single individuals were mentioned by five to seven other persons in the network. These individuals obviously possess qualities that make other professionals within the public health sector listen to and trust them. Conclusions: Social network analysis seemed to be a useful method to identify influential persons with high credibility, i.e. potential opinion leaders, at the arena of child health promotion in Sweden. If genuine opinion leaders could be identified directed measures can be carried out in order to spread new and relevant knowledge. This may facilitate for public health actors at the local, regional and national level to more rapidly progress innovations into everyday practice. However, effectiveness studies of opinion leaders in the public health sector still have to be performed. © 2012 Guldbrandsson et al.

  • 10. Holmberg, Susan
    Confronting Value Strain: Press Coverage of Health Care Reform in Sweden and the United States1999Doctoral thesis, monograph (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    This dissertation examines the journalistic discourse surrounding health care reform debates in Sweden and the US in the early 1990's. It found that in both countries, the challenging value (i.e. collectivism in US, individualism in Sweden) was treated less favorably than the dominant value both in the journalistic text and in the choice of actors allowed to speak through the media. Journalists in both countries protected their own dominant value and helped to resist core value change, although they tended to allow actors to express challenging values more loudly than they themselves would do. Study based on qualitative and quantitative content analysis of New York Times, USA Today, Dagens Nyheter and Expressen 1992-1995.

  • 11.
    Jacobsson, Inger
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Arbetsplatsen - en hälsofrämjande arena?Kommunala chefers uppfattningar om hälsofrämjande arbetsplatser samt hinder och möjligheter i arbetet med hälsofrämjande arbetsplatser2015Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
  • 12.
    Larsen, Karin
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Sjuksköterskors insatser för att öka livskvaliteten hos multisjuka äldre i avancerad hemsjukvård2015Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
  • 13.
    Liljemark, Agneta
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Vilka faktorer är viktiga för att lärare skall trivas på arbetsplatsen?2011Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
  • 14.
    Mentsen Ness, Tove
    et al.
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Nursing Sciences. Department of Health Sciences, Nord-Trøndelag University College, Namsos, Norway.
    Hellzen, Ove
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Nursing Sciences. Department of Health Sciences, Nord-Trøndelag University College, Namsos, Norway.
    Enmarker, Ingela
    Department of Health Sciences, Nord-Trøndelag University College, Namsos, Norway.
    "Struggling for independence'': The meaning of being an oldest old man in a rural area. Interpretation of oldest old men's narrations2014In: International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, ISSN 1748-2623, E-ISSN 1748-2631, Vol. 9, no 1, p. Art. no. 23088-Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    The amount of older people receiving home nursing care is increasing; in rural areas, they are at additional risk because of the distance between people and health care facilities. No specific studies have been found about oldest old men living alone and receiving home nursing care and the meaning of living alone in one's own home. The aim of this study was therefore to illuminate the meaning of being an oldest old man living alone in a rural area and receiving home nursing care. A sample of 12 oldest old men living in rural areas in the middle of Norway was chosen for this study. Narrative interviews were conducted, and data were analyzed using the phenomenological hermeneutical method. After a naive reading and a structural analysis of the text, we identified three themes: feelings of insufficiency in everyday life, finding hope in life, and feeling reconciliation with life. The comprehensive understanding suggested that being an oldest old man living alone in a rural area means a struggle between a dependent existence and a desire to be independent. Living in the tension between independence and dependency is a complex emotional situation where one is trying to accept the consequences of life and loss-reconciling the wish to live with the fact that life will come to an end.

  • 15.
    Millet, Patrick
    et al.
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Social Sciences.
    Vaittinen, Pauli
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Social Sciences.
    Job Functions of Swedish public and private rehabilitation workers: Their perceived level of importance and related knowledge2011In: Work: A journal of Prevention, Assesment and rehabilitation, ISSN 1051-9815, E-ISSN 1875-9270, Vol. 38, no 2, p. 129-143Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Objective: To investigate and gather knowledge of how important the various functions of Swedish rehabilitation workers are and whether this knowledge is equivalent to the demands of the vocational rehabilitation process. Participants: Swedish rehabilitation workers from both public and private sectors.

    Methods: A questionnaire comprising 89 work task items was used to identify the major dimensions of the Swedish rehabilitation workers job in the rehabilitation process. A principle component factor analysis was performed on the 89 job-task items from the Swedish Task Inventory.

    Results: The number of factors/dimensions that could be formed was only three, which is judged to be limited both in scope and depth. The level of perceived knowledge reported varied from limited to having the required competence. The results also reveal that the workers perceive their work tasks and the dimensions that make up their role function as being of moderate to low importance. Their perceived level of knowledge for the similar work task items and dimensions were rated moderate to low. Differences between the groups of rehabilitation workers were mixed.

    Conclusions: The vocational rehabilitation process offered in Sweden is limited. It appears that the level of knowledge within the area can and should be increased and that better education is needed in order to improve the quality of the vocational rehabilitation process and for further development to take place.

  • 16.
    Skoglind-Öhman, Ingegerd
    et al.
    FoU JÄMT; Östersund.
    Björkman Randström, Kerstin
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Nursing Sciences.
    Uppföljning av projektet Geriatriskt stöd i Regionen Jämtland Härjedalen och kommunerna i Jämtlands län: Olika professioners erfarenheter av samverkan inom projektets ram (2014-2016)2016Report (Other academic)
    Abstract [sv]

    Samverkansarenan ”Sociala vård- omsorgsgruppen” för politiker- och tjänstemän i Jämtlands län och Region Jämtland Härjedalen har utifrån regeringsuppdraget ”Sammanhållen vård och omsorg om de mest sjuka äldre 2012” beslutat om enstrategi- och handlingsplan ”Bättre liv för sjuka äldre” med fokus på de äldres behov. I handlingsplanen fanns ett uppdrag att ta fram ett förslag till geriatriskt stöd i länet. Efter kartläggning om behovet beslutades att driva ett länsövergripande projekt finansierat av Region Jämtland Härjedalen och länets kommuner. Projektet pågår 2014-09-01 till och med 2016-08-31. Syftet med projektet är att utgöra ett kompetenscentrum inom geriatrik i syfte att leda till trygghet för den äldre personen. Projektet inriktas på tre områden; kompetenscentrum, konsultativ funktion och samverkan. Kompetenser som ingår i geriatriska stödet är sjuksköterska med utbildning i vård av äldre 100 %, geriatriker 50 %, farmaceut och dietist på vardera 20 % tjänst. Region Jämtland Härjedalens båda FoU-miljöer bidrar på uppdrag av Ledningskraft (styrgrupp för frågor gemensamma för länets kommuner och hälso- och sjukvården inom äldreområdet) med varsin del i utvärderingen av projektet. FoU Jämt som är kommunernas forsknings- och utvecklingsenhet för socialtjänst och kommunal hälso- och sjukvård ansvarar för kvalitativ uppföljning tillsammans med Mittuniversitetets avdelning för omvårdnad. Uppföljningen är gjord av Ingegerd Skoglind-Öhman vid FoU Jämt och Kerstin Björkman-Randström vid Mittuniversitetet. Uppföljningen har gjorts genom fokusgruppsintervjuer och enskilda intervjuer med professioner inom kommuner och privata utförare, samt regionens primärvård respektive specialiserade vård. Totalt intervjuades 25 personer. Intervjuerna visar att kännedomen om projektet geriatriskt stöd är begränsad bland de intervjuade, och att ett fåtal av dem själva aktivt har konsulterat stödet. De intervjupersoner som har deltagit i föreläsningar via projektet, eller som har tagit del av informationsmaterial om geriatrik via projektets hemsida uttrycker uppskattning över detta. Sammanfattningsvis konstateras att intentionen med projektet som verksamhetsstöd i helhet har beskrivits positivt av de intervjuade.

  • 17.
    Snyder, Kristen M.
    University of South Florida.
    Identifying children with SED using multiple definitions1999Conference paper (Refereed)
  • 18.
    Snyder, Kristen M.
    University of South Florida.
    The impact of multiple definitions of SED on coordinating care for children with special needs.2000In: USF COllaborative, 2000Conference paper (Refereed)
  • 19.
    Stiles, P
    et al.
    University of South Florida.
    Snyder, K. M.
    University of South Florida.
    Murrin, M. R.
    University of South Florida.
    Evaluation of Florida's Prepaid Mental Health Plan: year 2 Quantitative Report1999Report (Other academic)
  • 20.
    Tiitinen Mekhail, Kirsi
    Mid Sweden University, Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Health Sciences.
    Chil Nutrition Communication for Small Children in Egypt: Described by Mothers with Higher Educational Background2010Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 15 credits / 22,5 HE creditsStudent thesis
    Abstract [en]

    ABSTRACT

    Right child nutrition communication to the mothers of small children is fundamental. Optimal infant and young child feeding practices rank among the most effective interventions to improve child health.  How well health information is received, is affected by the characteristics of the receiver such as culture, language, personality etc. Communication of child nutrition over cultural boarders can be improved by understanding communication processes in different societies. Communication inputs from McGuire’s model; source, channel and destination were used to describe communication process in this study, which was carried out in Egypt, where the nutrition situation is characterized by different challenges.

     

    The purpose of this interview study was to find out how highly educated mothers of small children, living in cities in Egypt experience child nutrition communication in their society. Qualitative semi-structured interviews were used as the method for interviewing 7 mothers with children from 6 months to 4 years. Strategic sampling and snowball sampling were used for finding suitable participants. Interviews were analyzed by content analysis.

     

    Result: Mass media in the form of Internet, TV, books and Child nutrition hotline and interpersonal communication such as pediatricians, social networks and elder generation were nutrition information sources for Egyptian mothers. Pediatricians and Internet were widely described sources as well as the elder generation. Challenges, related to different sources such as trust were mentioned, available information contained discrepancies.

     

    This study gives specific knowledge of how child nutrition is communicated, used and received by Egyptian mothers. Challenges are identified both in interpersonal and mass media communication. These results can improve the nutrition communication/health communication for the study group or similar target groups via different sources and channels. The result of study is increasing the understanding of complexity in health communication. More culture specific studies and understanding of the target groups is needed in order to gain deeper understanding for other cultural contexts.

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