Ulla Christensen

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Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Main and combined effects of musculoskeletal pain frequency and avoidant coping on sickness absence: findings from a prospective cohort study
    Ulla Christensen
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Institute of Public Health, Panum Institute, 3 Blegdamsvej, DK 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    J Rehabil Med 45:1042-8. 2013
  2. pmc Psychosocial work environment factors and weight change: a prospective study among Danish health care workers
    Helle Gram Quist
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersoe Parkalle 105, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 13:43. 2013
  3. pmc Enterprise size and risk of hospital treated injuries among manual construction workers in Denmark: a study protocol
    Betina H Pedersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Med Toxicol 6:11. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between cognitive ability and demographic factors in late midlife
    Erik Lykke Mortensen
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:37-53. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Addressing social inequality in aging by the Danish occupational social class measurement
    Ulla Christensen
    University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:106-27. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Job loss and broken partnerships: do the number of stressful life events influence the risk of ischemic heart disease in men?
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 18:743-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Personality in late midlife: associations with demographic factors and cognitive ability
    Erik Lykke Mortensen
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:21-36. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Contextual factors and social consequences of incident disease
    Ulla Christensen
    Department of Public Health, Section of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, DK 1014 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 18:454-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and variations in coping strategies in musculoskeletal pain: a cross-sectional study of 1,287 40- and 50-year-old men and women
    Ulla Christensen
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Rehabil Med 38:316-21. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Social class differences in physical functions in middle-aged men and women
    Ase Marie Hansen
    University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:88-105. 2014

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  1. ncbi request reprint Main and combined effects of musculoskeletal pain frequency and avoidant coping on sickness absence: findings from a prospective cohort study
    Ulla Christensen
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Institute of Public Health, Panum Institute, 3 Blegdamsvej, DK 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    J Rehabil Med 45:1042-8. 2013
    ..We examined the main and combined effects of musculoskeletal pain and avoidant, behavioural coping on incidence of sickness absence...
  2. pmc Psychosocial work environment factors and weight change: a prospective study among Danish health care workers
    Helle Gram Quist
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersoe Parkalle 105, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 13:43. 2013
    ..This study aims to investigate psychosocial factors outside the classical work stress models as potential predictors of change in body mass index (BMI) in a population of health care workers...
  3. pmc Enterprise size and risk of hospital treated injuries among manual construction workers in Denmark: a study protocol
    Betina H Pedersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Med Toxicol 6:11. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between cognitive ability and demographic factors in late midlife
    Erik Lykke Mortensen
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:37-53. 2014
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Addressing social inequality in aging by the Danish occupational social class measurement
    Ulla Christensen
    University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:106-27. 2014
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Job loss and broken partnerships: do the number of stressful life events influence the risk of ischemic heart disease in men?
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 18:743-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of the accumulated number of job losses and broken partnerships (defined as the end of cohabitation) on the risk of fatal and nonfatal events of ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Personality in late midlife: associations with demographic factors and cognitive ability
    Erik Lykke Mortensen
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:21-36. 2014
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Contextual factors and social consequences of incident disease
    Ulla Christensen
    Department of Public Health, Section of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, DK 1014 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 18:454-9. 2008
    ..We have studied risk of labour market exclusion following incident hospitalization for ischaemic heart disease (IHD), and whether this risk may be modified by contextual factors on the municipal level...
  9. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and variations in coping strategies in musculoskeletal pain: a cross-sectional study of 1,287 40- and 50-year-old men and women
    Ulla Christensen
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Rehabil Med 38:316-21. 2006
    ..To examine the association between socioeconomic position and coping strategies in musculoskeletal pain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Social class differences in physical functions in middle-aged men and women
    Ase Marie Hansen
    University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:88-105. 2014
    ..The objective of the present study is to analyze gender differences and social class gradients in physical functions; and to study whether the social class gradients in physical functions in midlife differed between men and women...
  11. doi request reprint Job losses and accumulated number of broken partnerships increase risk of premature mortality in Danish men born in 1953
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 51:708-13. 2009
    ..To investigate how accumulation of job losses and broken partnerships affect the risk of premature mortality, and to study joint exposure to both events...
  12. doi request reprint Are negative aspects of social relations predictive of angina pectoris? A 6-year follow-up study of middle-aged Danish women and men
    Rikke Lund
    Section of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Postbox 2099, DK 1014 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:359-65. 2012
    ..Social relations have been shown to be protective against ischaemic heart disease (IHD), but little is known about the impact of negative aspects of the social relations on IHD...
  13. ncbi request reprint Content validity and reliability of the Copenhagen social relations questionnaire
    Rikke Lund
    University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:128-50. 2014
    ..The aim of the present article is to describe the face and content validity as well as reliability of the Copenhagen Social Relations Questionnaire (CSRQ)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Educational intervention and functional decline among older people: the modifying effects of social capital
    Tine Poulsen
    1Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 42:295-303. 2014
    ..Earlier studies have found that educational intervention of home visitors has a positive effect of older peoples' functional decline, but how social capital might modify this effect is still unknown...
  15. doi request reprint Excessive drinking and history of unemployment and cohabitation in Danish men born in 1953
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 21:444-8. 2011
    ..Methods: Birth-cohort study of 6112 Danish men born in 1953 with follow-up in 2004 on excessive drinking at age 51 years...
  16. doi request reprint Loss to follow up did not bias associations between early life factors and adult depression
    Merete Osler
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farigmagsgade 5, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:958-63. 2008
    ..This study examines the consequences of nonresponse in a follow-up survey for the associations of early life factors with adult depression...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of social capital on 8-year mortality among older people in 34 Danish municipalities
    Tine Poulsen
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 24:1203-22. 2012
    ..To analyze the impact of social capital measures (bonding, bridging, and linking) on all-cause mortality at 8-year follow-up among older people aged 75 and 80 at baseline...
  18. doi request reprint Exposure to bullying at school and depression in adulthood: a study of Danish men born in 1953
    Rikke Lund
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 19:111-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study is to examine the association between recall of bullying at school and depression in midlife controlling for adult social class and parents' mental health...
  19. ncbi request reprint Stressful social relations and mortality: a prospective cohort study
    Rikke Lund
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Center for Healthy Aging, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:720-7. 2014
    ..Few studies have examined the relationship between stressful social relations in private life and all-cause mortality...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does the association between broken partnership and first time myocardial infarction vary with time after break-up?
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark and Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1811-9. 2013
    ..In this study we included both married and unmarried couples to study if the association between broken partnership (BP) and first time incident myocardial infarction (MI) changes with time since BP...
  21. doi request reprint Economic consequences of incident disease: the effect on loss of annual income
    Signe L Rayce
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:258-64. 2008
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Coping with unemployment: does educational attainment make any difference?
    Ulla Christensen
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:363-70. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the cross-sectional association between educational attainment and coping strategies with unemployment in a random sample of 37- to 56-year-old Danish men and women in long-term unemployment...