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Nyamsangya, Trevor (author)
In Low and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs), a significant challenge lies in the misalignment between available medical equipment and the specific needs of these regions. For example the needs of being adapted to low resource settings. A lot of medical equipment is not adapted to be operated in low-resource settings. This situation has prompted a...
master thesis 2023
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Jahan Robaie, Mahsa (author)
The Netherlands is currently facing a shortage of affordable housing, specifically for middle-income households. These households with too much income to qualify for social housing but not enough to buy a home tend to squeeze into the free rental market increasingly. Housing specifically targeted at this group is known as intermediate housing,...
master thesis 2022
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AL Assadi, Moaaz (author)
The housing market in The Netherlands is under pressure, especially in big cities such as Rotterdam. The housing shortage situation is not going to be solved overnight. This creates cramps in the housing market, increases the housing prices to beyond what people can afford, which causes in particular young professionals to fall between two...
master thesis 2021
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Jitin Gopakumar, Jitin (author)
The research was conducted looking into the possibilities of local manufacturing and assembly of medical devices in low and middle-income countries. Desktop research and expert interviews were conducted to learn the operations of medical devices (and other product) manufacturers. The interview process validated the literature study and also...
master thesis 2021
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Koesen, Anne (author)
Due to several factors, under which the widespread flexibilization in the job market and the fact that it ended up becoming more difficult to take out a mortgage, middle-income households ended up not having access to owner-occupied housing in Dutch urban areas. Also, middle-income households’ incomes are too high to qualify for the social...
master thesis 2021
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Jonkman, Arend (author)
This paper discusses the impact of the Dutch housing-policy reforms since 2011 in terms of housing opportunities for middle-income households in Amsterdam. The paper ends with a call to focus on securing affordable housing opportunities for different groups instead of a focus on market dynamism and responsiveness. While promoting affordable...
report 2021
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Oosting, R.M. (author), Ouweltjes, Koen (author), Hoeboer, M.D.B. (author), Hesselink, Larissa (author), Madete, J.K. (author), Diehl, J.C. (author), Groen, R. S. (author), Wauben, L.S.G.L. (author), Dankelman, J. (author)
To comply with the large global need for surgery, surgical equipment that fits the challenging environment in low-and middle-income countries (LMICs) should be designed. The aim of this study is to present a context-specific design of an electrosurgical unit (ESU) and a monopolar handheld to improve global access to surgery. This paper...
journal article 2020
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Veldmaat, Lucas (author)
My graduation project focuses on making middle-rent homes in existing social rental homes in Amsterdam Nieuw-West, in which the amount of social rental housing is maintained. In Amsterdam there is a growing shortage of middle-rent homes for starters. As a result, people stay longer in a social rented homes while these homes often no longer meet...
master thesis 2019
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Knulst, A.J. (author), Gupta, Shailvi (author), Groen, Reinou S. (author), Maharjan, Dipak (author), Kapendra, Amatya S. (author), Dankelman, J. (author), Kushner, Adam L. (author)
Objectives: Lack of access to safe surgery is seen as a major issue that needs to be addressed. The aim of this study was to understand which combinations of factors relate to high occurrences of unmet needs and disability in Nepal, and consequently, how to focus future work to maximise impact in this country. Methods: A large population...
journal article 2019
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de Fouw, Marlieke (author), Oosting, R.M. (author), Rutgrink, Amy (author), Dekkers, Olaf Matthijs (author), Peters, Alexander Arnold Willem (author), Beltman, Jogchum Jan (author)
Background: Thermal coagulation is gaining popularity for treating cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) in screening programs in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) due to unavailability of cryotherapy. Objectives: Assess the effectiveness of thermal coagulation for treatment of CIN lesions compared with cryotherapy, with a focus on...
review 2019
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Blok, Sjoerd (author)
After the global financial crisis in 2008, new developments in the Dutch housing market halted, causing a deficit of available dwellings in the owner-occupied housing market. This in turn has increased the demand for rental housing, resulting in shortages in both the regulated as well as the unregulated rental housing segments. These shortages...
master thesis 2018
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Oosting, R.M. (author), Wauben, L.S.G.L. (author), Groen, R.S. (author), Dankelman, J. (author)
Shortages of medical equipment in low-and-middle income countries (LMICs) have been found by several previous studies that assessed surgical capacity. To increase surgical capacity, there is a need to identify the availability of specific types of surgical equipment on a local, regional and national level. A survey was conducted among surgeons...
journal article 2018
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Oosting, R.M. (author), Dankelman, J. (author), Wauben, L.S.G.L. (author), Madete, J. (author), Groen, R. S. (author)
Safe and affordable surgery is not accessible for five billion people when they need it. Multiple surgical capacity studies have shown that hospitals in low-And-middle income countries do not have complete coverage of basic surgical equipment such as, theatre lights, anesthesia machines and electro surgical units. Currently, almost all...
conference paper 2018
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