Arkiv: April 2017

The role of catastrophizing in vulvovaginal pain: Impact on pain and partner responses over time

Flink IK, Engman L, Thomtén J, Linton SJ. The role of catastrophizing in vulvovaginal pain : Impact on pain and partner responses over time. Journal of applied biobehavioral research. 2017;22(1). The aim of this prospective study was to explore the role of catastrophizing in vulvovaginal pain. The study entails two research questions. The first question was […]

Obstacles to achieving cross-border tourism governance: A multi-scalar approach focusing on the German-Czech borderlands

Stoffelen A, Ioannides D, Vanneste D. Obstacles to achieving cross-border tourism governance : A multi-scalar approach focusing on the German-Czech borderlands. Annals of Tourism Research. 2017;64:126–38. This paper aims to identify distinctive obstacles to the establishment of tourism destination governance in both transnational and within-country borderlands. Analysis of the German-Czech borderlands, a region also incorporating within-country […]

On the degenerate soliton solutions of the focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation

Li S, Biondini G, Schiebold C. On the degenerate soliton solutions of the focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation. Journal of Mathematical Physics. 2017;58(3). We characterize the N-soliton solutions of the focusing nonlinear Schrodinger (NLS) equation with degenerate velocities, i.e., solutions in which two or more soliton velocities are the same, which are obtained when two or […]

Use of novel attraction compounds increases monitoring success of a rare beetle, Elater ferrugineus

Harvey DJ, Harvey H, Harvey RP, Kadej M, Hedenström E, Gange AC, et al. Use of novel attraction compounds increases monitoring success of a rare beetle, Elater ferrugineus. Insect Conservation and Diversity. 2017;10(2):161–70. The use of pheromones to determine distributions of rare saproxylic insects is an increasingly popular technique. Pheromones may, however, also be used […]

Att kommunicera skolans naturvetenskap: ett genusperspektiv på elevers deltagande i gemensam och enskild kommunikation

Eliasson N. Att kommunicera skolans naturvetenskap : ett genusperspektiv på elevers deltagande i gemensam och enskild kommunikation [PhD dissertation]. Sundsvall: Mid Sweden University; 2017. Mid Sweden University doctoral thesis, 260. Both individual and whole class communication of students are described in this thesis, which is based on a clear gender perspective. Two articles describe the participation […]

Customer value in commercial experiences-Expecting the unexpected

Eriksson M. Customer value in commercial experiences : Expecting the unexpected [PhD dissertation]. Sundsvall: Mid Sweden University; 2017. Mid Sweden University doctoral thesis, 262. To an ever greater extent, customers desire experiences that are highly emotional, personally designed and memorable. Today’s customer has an increasing need to be entertained and often searches for pleasurable offerings of […]

Integrative Medicine in the Dutch healthcare system: prerequisites and tools for implementation

van Vliet M. Integrative Medicine in the Dutch healthcare system : prerequisites and tools for implementation [PhD dissertation]. Sundsvall: Mid Sweden University; 2017. Mid Sweden University Doctoral thesis, 261. Integrative Medicine (IM) is a care approach that focuses on the overall well-being and healing process of patients rather than solely on their disease. IM educates and […]

Energy system contributions and determinants of performance in sprint cross-country skiing

Andersson E, Björklund G, Holmberg H-C, Ørtenblad N. Energy system contributions and determinants of performance in sprint cross-country skiing. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 2017;27(4):385–98. To improve current understanding of energy contributions and determinants of sprint-skiing performance, 11 well-trained male cross-country skiers were tested in the laboratory for VO2max , submaximal gross […]