Michael E Reichenheim

Summary

Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc The role of intimate partner violence and other health-related social factors on postpartum common mental disorders: a survey-based structural equation modeling analysis
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine IMS, Rio de Janeiro State University UERJ, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier 524, 7 andar, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 20550 013, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 14:427. 2014
  2. pmc Structural validity of the tonic immobility scale in a population exposed to trauma: evidence from two large brazilian samples
    Michael Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine IMS, State University of Rio de Janeiro UERJ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e94367. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint A Bayesian approach to estimate the prevalence of low height-for-age from the prevalence of low weight-for-age
    M E Reichenheim
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20559 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 16:517-31. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing the physical violence component of the Revised Conflict Tactics Scales when used in heterosexual couples: An item response theory analysis
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:53-62. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [Operationalizing the cross-cultural adaptation of epidemiological measurement instruments]
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:665-73. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Detecting intimate partner violence during pregnancy: awareness-raising indicators for use by primary healthcare professionals
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Public Health 122:716-24. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Portuguese (Brazil) cross-cultural adaptation of the Hwalek-Sengstock Elder Abuse Screening Test (H-S/EAST) used to identify risk of violence against the elderly]
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:1801-13. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Reassessing the construct validity of a Brazilian version of the instrument Caregiver Abuse Screen (CASE) used to identify risk of domestic violence against the elderly
    M E Reichenheim
    Epidemiology Department, Institute of Social Medicine IMS, Rio de Janeiro State University UERJ, Brazil
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:878-83. 2009
  9. pmc Measures and models for causal inference in cross-sectional studies: arguments for the appropriateness of the prevalence odds ratio and related logistic regression
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Brazil
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:66. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Violence and injuries in Brazil: the effect, progress made, and challenges ahead
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Lancet 377:1962-75. 2011

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Publications33

  1. pmc The role of intimate partner violence and other health-related social factors on postpartum common mental disorders: a survey-based structural equation modeling analysis
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine IMS, Rio de Janeiro State University UERJ, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier 524, 7 andar, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 20550 013, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 14:427. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc Structural validity of the tonic immobility scale in a population exposed to trauma: evidence from two large brazilian samples
    Michael Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine IMS, State University of Rio de Janeiro UERJ, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e94367. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to reassess the factor structure of the TIS applied to representative samples exposed to general trauma of two Brazilian mega-cities...
  3. ncbi request reprint A Bayesian approach to estimate the prevalence of low height-for-age from the prevalence of low weight-for-age
    M E Reichenheim
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20559 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 16:517-31. 2000
    ..Since growth deficit was also evaluated in the community study, the article may also serve to validate the procedure proposed by Victora et al...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing the physical violence component of the Revised Conflict Tactics Scales when used in heterosexual couples: An item response theory analysis
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:53-62. 2007
    ..Provided the user is aware of possible drawbacks, using the physical violence subscale of the CTS2 in heterosexual couples is still a sensible option...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Operationalizing the cross-cultural adaptation of epidemiological measurement instruments]
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:665-73. 2007
    ..Finally, the need for adequately controlling the quality of information presented in epidemiological studies, including a meticulous cross-cultural adaptation of research agendas, is reinforced...
  6. ncbi request reprint Detecting intimate partner violence during pregnancy: awareness-raising indicators for use by primary healthcare professionals
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Public Health 122:716-24. 2008
    ..To this end, this study presents a profile of IPV during pregnancy according to different characteristics observed among primary health service users...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Portuguese (Brazil) cross-cultural adaptation of the Hwalek-Sengstock Elder Abuse Screening Test (H-S/EAST) used to identify risk of violence against the elderly]
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 24:1801-13. 2008
    ..The conclusion was that even without demonstrating complete equivalence, the H-S/EAST could already be recommended, at least in part, in the Brazilian context...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reassessing the construct validity of a Brazilian version of the instrument Caregiver Abuse Screen (CASE) used to identify risk of domestic violence against the elderly
    M E Reichenheim
    Epidemiology Department, Institute of Social Medicine IMS, Rio de Janeiro State University UERJ, Brazil
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:878-83. 2009
    ..As part of an ongoing cross-cultural adaptation process, this study evaluates the construct validity of a Brazilian Portuguese version of the instrument Caregiver Abuse Screen (CASE)...
  9. pmc Measures and models for causal inference in cross-sectional studies: arguments for the appropriateness of the prevalence odds ratio and related logistic regression
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Brazil
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:66. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Violence and injuries in Brazil: the effect, progress made, and challenges ahead
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Lancet 377:1962-75. 2011
    ..The main challenge is to assess these advances to identify, extend, integrate, and continue the successful ones...
  11. pmc Revisiting the dimensional structure of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS): empirical evidence for a general factor
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Brazil
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:93. 2011
    ..This study reappraised the dimensional structure of the EPDS, with a focus on the extent of factor correlations and related factor-based discriminant validity as a foundation for deciding how to effectively scale the component items...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Co-occurrence of physical violence against partners and their children in health services]
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 40:595-603. 2006
    ..To profile the co-occurrence of physical violence against partners and their children in a population attending a health care service, according to different socioeconomic and demographic characteristics...
  13. pmc Comparison between the abuse assessment screen and the revised conflict tactics scales for measuring physical violence during pregnancy
    M E Reichenheim
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Núcleo de Pesquisa das Violências NUPEVI, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:523-7. 2004
    ..This paper assesses its measurement accuracy compared with the revised conflict tactics scales (CTS2) used as standard...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Semantic equivalence of the Portuguese version of the Abuse Assessment Screen tool used for the screening of violence against pregnant women]
    M E Reichenheim
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 34:610-6. 2000
    ..The objective is to evaluate the semantic equivalence between the original tool in English and two Portuguese versions, and propose a synthetic version to be used in the field...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Portuguese version of the Conflict Tactics Scales: Parent-child Version (CTSPC) used to identify child abuse
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:503-15. 2006
    ..The current evaluation indicates that the CTSPC can be recommended for use in Portuguese-speaking contexts. Still, it also identified some important points needing further investigation and discussion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Weighing gains and losses in criterion validity studies with test-based enrollment
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Núcleo de Pesquisa das Violências NUPEVI, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier, 524, 7 andar, 20559 900, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:983-8. 2003
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [Portuguese-language cross-cultural adaptation of the Parent-Child Conflict Tactics Scales (CTSPC), an instrument used to identify parental violence against children]
    Michael Eduardo Reichenheim
    Núcleo de Pesquisa das Violências, Departamento de Epidemiologia, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20559 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 19:1701-12. 2003
    ..Acceptability of the version was excellent. Albeit encouraging, results should be reassessed in the light of forthcoming psychometric analysis (measurement equivalence), as well as through ongoing criticism from interested professionals...
  18. ncbi request reprint Severe physical violence between intimate partners during pregnancy: a risk factor for early cessation of exclusive breast-feeding
    Claudia L Moraes
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Social Medicine, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rua Francisco Xavier 524, 7 andar, Bloco D, CEP 20550 900, Maracana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Public Health Nutr 14:2148-55. 2011
    ..To investigate the role of severe physical violence during pregnancy (SPVP) between intimate partners in early cessation of exclusive breast-feeding (EBF)...
  19. doi request reprint Reappraising the relationship between maternal age and postpartum depression according to the evolutionary theory: Empirical evidence from a survey in primary health services
    Marcela N Bottino
    Institute of Social Medicine, State University of Rio de Janeiro UERJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Affect Disord 142:219-24. 2012
    ..This study reappraised how evolutionary theory could explain PPD as an adaptation through investigating the relationship between maternal age and PPD, and if this relationship is modified according to the number of children at home...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Cross-cultural adaptation of the Portuguese version of the Conflict Tactics Scales Form R (CTS-1) used to assess marital violence: semantic and measurement equivalence]
    Maria Helena Hasselmann
    Departamento de Nutrição Social, Instituto de Nutrição, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20559 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 19:1083-93. 2003
    ..Although some problems still remain, the overall results suggest an adequate process of cross-cultural adaptation of the CTS-1, thus endorsing its use in the Brazilian setting...
  21. ncbi request reprint Parental violence and the occurrence of severe and acute malnutrition in childhood
    Maria H Hasselmann
    Departamento de Nutrição Social, Instituto de Nutrição, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:299-311. 2006
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Alcohol misuse among partners: a potential effect modifier in the relationship between physical intimate partner violence and postpartum depression
    Gustavo Lobato
    Fernandes Figueira Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:427-38. 2012
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Postpartum depression according to time frames and sub-groups: a survey in primary health care settings in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Gustavo Lobato
    Fernandes Figueira Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:187-93. 2011
    ..These results are particularly relevant for public health policies. Evaluation of maternal mental health should be extended at least until 3 to 4 months postpartum, and mothers presenting a high-risk profile deserve special attention...
  24. ncbi request reprint [A review of screening tools to assess domestic violence against the elderly]
    Carlos Montes Paixao
    Hospital Universitario Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:1137-49. 2006
    ..However, there are still gaps in the process of design, validation, and adaptation, both in Brazil and abroad...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Are we really detecting violence in families of children visiting our health services? The experience of a public health service in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]
    Anna Tereza M Soares de Moura
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 21:1124-33. 2005
    ..9%. The spontaneously identified prevalence was 3.3%. This case study demonstrates the missed opportunities for detection and calls attention to the need to review the approach to domestic violence by health services...
  26. ncbi request reprint [The Hospital Information System of the Brazilian Unified National Health System: a performance evaluation for auditing maternal near miss]
    Marcos Nakamura-Pereira
    Departamento de Obstetricia, Instituto Fernandes Figueira, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 29:1333-45. 2013
    ..3% (95%CI: 92.8-95.6), area under the ROC of 0.56 (95%CI: 0.48-0.63), and positive predictive value of 10.1% (IC95%: 4.7-20.3). These findings suggest that SIH-SUS does not appear appropriate for monitoring maternal near miss. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural measurement equivalence of the Revised Conflict Tactics Scales (CTS2) Portuguese version used to identify violence within couples
    Claudia Leite Moraes
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20559 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 18:783-96. 2002
    ..Overall, the findings suggest that the version can be used in the Brazilian context, although further investigation should be carried out to unveil some important remaining issues...
  28. ncbi request reprint Physical violence between intimate partners during pregnancy and postpartum: a prediction model for use in primary health care facilities
    Claudia L Moraes
    Epidemiology Department, Institute of Social Medicine IMS, Rio de Janeiro State University UERJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:478-86. 2011
    ..4% when all the seven characteristics were present. Child, maternal and family characteristics greatly increase the likelihood of PIPV and could be used together as screening indicators...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Portuguese-language cross-cultural adaptation of the Revised Conflict Tactics Scales (CTS2), an instrument used to identify violence in couples]
    Claudia Leite Moraes
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20559 900, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 18:163-76. 2002
    ..Acceptability of the version was excellent. Although the results were encouraging, they should be reevaluated in the light of forthcoming psychometric analysis (measurement equivalence)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparing different diagnostic approaches to severe maternal morbidity and near-miss: a pilot study in a Brazilian tertiary hospital
    Gustavo Lobato
    Fernandes Figueira Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 167:24-8. 2013
    ..This study aimed at evaluating the pros and cons of three instruments in characterizing MNM cases. The performance of two of the three instruments was also investigated vis-à-vis the WHO criteria...
  31. ncbi request reprint Severe acute obstetric morbidity (near-miss): a review of the relative use of its diagnostic indicators
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Social Medicine Institute, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:337-43. 2009
    ..To assess the most commonly employed diagnostic indicators of severe maternal morbidity (obstetric near-miss)...
  32. ncbi request reprint [A review of functional status evaluation instruments in the elderly]
    Carlos Montes Paixao
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 21:7-19. 2005
    ..However, some of these were apparently used in this country without any formal adaptation. The cultural adaptation of functional status measurement instruments is incomplete and inconsistent in Brazil...
  33. ncbi request reprint Assessing construct structural validity of epidemiological measurement tools: a seven-step roadmap
    Michael E Reichenheim
    Instituto de Medicina Social, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 30:927-39. 2014
    ..The paper also holds that the suggested steps still require debate and are open to refinements. ..