E Agerbo

Summary

Affiliation: National Centre for Register-based Research
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Childlessness, parental mortality and psychiatric illness: a natural experiment based on in vitro fertility treatment and adoption
    Esben Agerbo
    CIRRAU Centre for Integrated Register based Research, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:374-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Modelling the contribution of family history and variation in single nucleotide polymorphisms to risk of schizophrenia: a Danish national birth cohort-based study
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Schizophr Res 134:246-52. 2012
  3. pmc Global measure of satisfaction with psychosocial work conditions versus measures of specific aspects of psychosocial work conditions in explaining sickness absence
    Torsten Munch-Hansen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 8:270. 2008
  4. pmc Psychosocial work environment and antidepressant medication: a prospective cohort study
    Jens Peter E Bonde
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital Bisbebjerg, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 9:262. 2009
  5. pmc Psychosocial working conditions and the risk of depression and anxiety disorders in the Danish workforce
    Joanna Wieclaw
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Norrebrogade 44, bygning 2C, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 8:280. 2008
  6. pmc Effect of psychiatric illness and labour market status on suicide: a healthy worker effect?
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:598-602. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Combining individual and ecological data to determine compositional and contextual socio-economic risk factors for suicide
    Esben Agerbo
    Faculty of Social Sciences, National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 1, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 64:451-61. 2007
  8. pmc Psychiatric illness, socioeconomic status, and marital status in people committing suicide: a matched case-sibling-control study
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:776-81. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide and occupation: the impact of socio-economic, demographic and psychiatric differences
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Psychol Med 37:1131-40. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint High income, employment, postgraduate education, and marriage: a suicidal cocktail among psychiatric patients
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1377-84. 2007

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. doi request reprint Childlessness, parental mortality and psychiatric illness: a natural experiment based on in vitro fertility treatment and adoption
    Esben Agerbo
    CIRRAU Centre for Integrated Register based Research, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:374-6. 2013
    ..These results might, however, be confounded by factors that affect both the chance of parenthood as well as the risk of premature death and psychiatric illness...
  2. doi request reprint Modelling the contribution of family history and variation in single nucleotide polymorphisms to risk of schizophrenia: a Danish national birth cohort-based study
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Schizophr Res 134:246-52. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Global measure of satisfaction with psychosocial work conditions versus measures of specific aspects of psychosocial work conditions in explaining sickness absence
    Torsten Munch-Hansen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 8:270. 2008
    ..This paper investigates whether satisfaction with specific aspects of psychosocial work conditions explains sickness absence beyond its association with a global measure of psychosocial work conditions...
  4. pmc Psychosocial work environment and antidepressant medication: a prospective cohort study
    Jens Peter E Bonde
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital Bisbebjerg, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 9:262. 2009
    ..We aimed at verifying whether poor psychosocial working climate is related to increase of redeemed subscription of antidepressant medication...
  5. pmc Psychosocial working conditions and the risk of depression and anxiety disorders in the Danish workforce
    Joanna Wieclaw
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Norrebrogade 44, bygning 2C, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 8:280. 2008
    ..To examine the risk of depressive and anxiety disorders according to psychosocial working conditions in a large population-based sample...
  6. pmc Effect of psychiatric illness and labour market status on suicide: a healthy worker effect?
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:598-602. 2005
    ..To describe the association between labour market status and death by suicide with focus on admission with a psychiatric disorder...
  7. ncbi request reprint Combining individual and ecological data to determine compositional and contextual socio-economic risk factors for suicide
    Esben Agerbo
    Faculty of Social Sciences, National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 1, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 64:451-61. 2007
    ..This analysis suggests the ecological associations to be attributed to characteristics of the residents rather than area influences on risk...
  8. pmc Psychiatric illness, socioeconomic status, and marital status in people committing suicide: a matched case-sibling-control study
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:776-81. 2006
    ..This study compares these factors between suicide cases, their siblings, and population based controls in an attempt to evaluate both the familial and the individual element of these factors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide and occupation: the impact of socio-economic, demographic and psychiatric differences
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Psychol Med 37:1131-40. 2007
    ..To explore the risk of suicide associated with occupation while evaluating the impact of socio-economic, demographic and psychiatric differences...
  10. ncbi request reprint High income, employment, postgraduate education, and marriage: a suicidal cocktail among psychiatric patients
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1377-84. 2007
    ..However, little is known about the association between suicide risk and these factors in psychiatric patients...
  11. pmc Midlife suicide risk, partner's psychiatric illness, spouse and child bereavement by suicide or other modes of death: a gender specific study
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:407-12. 2005
    ..To describe gender specific suicide rates associated with partner's psychiatric disorder, loss of a spouse, or child by suicide or other causes, being a parent, and marital status...
  12. pmc Risk of suicide and spouse's psychiatric illness or suicide: nested case-control study
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMJ 327:1025-6. 2003
  13. pmc Unemployment and suicide
    E Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:560-1. 2003
  14. pmc Familial, psychiatric, and socioeconomic risk factors for suicide in young people: nested case-control study
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMJ 325:74. 2002
    ..To estimate the risk of suicide in young people related to family and individual psychiatric and socioeconomic factors...
  15. doi request reprint Hospital admission for non-fatal poisoning with weak analgesics and risk for subsequent suicide: a population study
    P Qin
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    Psychol Med 39:1867-73. 2009
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Offending prior to first psychiatric contact: a population-based register study
    H Stevens
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Psychol Med 42:2673-84. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the association between mental disorder and offending is present prior to illness onset in psychotic and non-psychotic disorders...
  17. ncbi request reprint Marital and labor market status in the long run in schizophrenia
    Esben Agerbo
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 1, Aarhus 8000 C, Denmark
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:28-33. 2004
    ..Singleness and unemployment increase the risk of schizophrenia. Schizophrenia subsequently increases the risk of singleness and unemployment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for autism: perinatal factors, parental psychiatric history, and socioeconomic status
    Heidi Jeanet Larsson
    North Atlantic Neuro Epidemiology Alliances, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 161:916-25; discussion 926-8. 2005
    ..Results suggest that prenatal environmental factors and parental psychopathology are associated with the risk of autism. These factors seem to act independently...
  19. ncbi request reprint Parental socio-economic status and risk of first admission with schizophrenia- a Danish national register based study
    Majella Byrne
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Taasingegade 1, Aarhus 8000 C, Denmark
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:87-96. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Indicators of fetal growth and bipolar disorder: a Danish national register-based study
    Bettina Kirk Øgendahl
    National Center for Register based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Psychol Med 36:1219-24. 2006
    ..Furthermore, the results of these studies have been contradictory. The aim of this study was to investigate whether the risk of bipolar disorder is associated with exposure to indicators of fetal growth...
  21. pmc Risk of affective and stress related disorders among employees in human service professions
    J Wieclaw
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 63:314-9. 2006
    ..To examine the risk of affective and stress related disorders among men and women employed in human service professions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Major stressful life events and other risk factors for first admission with mania
    Lars Vedel Kessing
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet National Centre for Register based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Bipolar Disord 6:122-9. 2004
    ..To investigate whether first admission with mania is associated with the occurrence of death in the family or with major stressful life events and to explore whether the associations change with age...
  23. doi request reprint Risk of schizophrenia in relation to parental origin and genome-wide divergence
    C B Pedersen
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Psychol Med 42:1515-21. 2012
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Household crowding in early adulthood and schizophrenia are unrelated in Denmark: a nested case-control study
    E Agerbo
    National Center for Register based Research, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 1, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Schizophr Res 47:243-6. 2001
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Bipolar disorder, schizoaffective disorder, and schizophrenia overlap: a new comorbidity index
    Thomas Munk Laursen
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 1, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1432-8. 2009
    ..We investigated the magnitude of the overlap between the clinical diagnoses of bipolar affective disorder, schizoaffective disorder, and schizophrenia over a 35-year period based on the entire Danish population...
  26. ncbi request reprint Obstetric conditions and risk of first admission with schizophrenia: a Danish national register based study
    Majella Byrne
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Taasingegade 1, Aarhus 8000 C, Denmark
    Schizophr Res 97:51-9. 2007
    ....
  27. pmc Early discontinuation of antidepressant treatment and suicide risk among persons aged 50 and over: a population-based register study
    Annette Erlangsen
    National Center for Register based Research, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    J Affect Disord 119:194-9. 2009
    ..The study aim was to assess the risk of suicide in adults aged 50+ who discontinue antidepressants at an early stage of treatment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk in relation to socioeconomic, demographic, psychiatric, and familial factors: a national register-based study of all suicides in Denmark, 1981-1997
    Ping Qin
    National Center for Register based Research, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Am J Psychiatry 160:765-72. 2003
    ..Suicide risk was addressed in relation to the joint effect of factors regarding family structure, socioeconomics, demographics, mental illness, and family history of suicide and mental illness, as well as gender differences in risk factors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Trends in suicide risk associated with hospitalized psychiatric illness: a case-control study based on Danish longitudinal registers
    Ping Qin
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1936-41. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Family history of psychiatric disorders and age at first contact in schizophrenia: an epidemiological study
    Majella Byrne
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Taasingegade 1, Aarhus 8000 C, Denmark
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 43:s19-25. 2002
    ..The risk for schizophrenia has been associated with a family history of this and other psychiatric disorders. The relationship between age at first contact and family history of psychiatric illness is not certain...
  31. ncbi request reprint Somatic hospital contacts, invasive cardiac procedures, and mortality from heart disease in patients with severe mental disorder
    Thomas Munk Laursen
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:713-20. 2009
    ..Excess mortality from heart disease is observed in patients with severe mental disorder. This excess mortality may be rooted in adverse effects of pharmacological or psychotropic treatment, lifestyle factors, or inadequate somatic care...
  32. ncbi request reprint Parental age and risk of schizophrenia: a case-control study
    Majella Byrne
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:673-8. 2003
    ..We investigated the risk of schizophrenia associated with parental age, adjusting for known risk factors for schizophrenia, including family psychiatric history, and controlling for socioeconomic and demographic factors...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric treatment sentences]
    Hanne Stevens
    Center for Registerforskning, Aarhus Universitet, 8000 Arhus C, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:2366-70. 2010
    ..Examining the period 1990-2006, we studied incident sentences, taking the type and severity of crime into account...
  34. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk in relation to family history of completed suicide and psychiatric disorders: a nested case-control study based on longitudinal registers
    Ping Qin
    National Centre for Register Based Research, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Lancet 360:1126-30. 2002
    ..We aimed to assess whether family history of completed suicide and mental illness that results in admission to hospital are risk factors for suicide, and whether these factors interact...
  35. ncbi request reprint The association between admission for poisoning with paracetamol or other weak analgesics and subsequent admission for psychiatric disorder: a Danish nationwide case-control study
    P Jepsen
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:645-51. 2005
    ..Many cases of paracetamol poisoning are with suicidal intent, but the association between paracetamol poisoning and subsequent psychiatric disorder is unknown...
  36. pmc Work related violence and threats and the risk of depression and stress disorders
    Joanna Wieclaw
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrbrogade 44, Building 2C, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:771-5. 2006
    ..To examine the risk of depression and stress related disorders as a function of occupational exposure to violence and threats...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Suicide among young people--familial, psychiatric and socioeconomic risk factors. A nested case-control study]
    Esben Agerbo
    Center for Registerforskning, Arhus
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:5786-90. 2002
    ..The objective of the study was to estimate the risk of adolescent and early adulthood suicide related to adverse family and individual backgrounds...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Suicide risk in relation to family history of completed suicide and psychiatric disorders. A nested case-control study]
    Ping Qin
    Center for Registerforskning, Aarhus Universitet, Taasingegade 1, DK 8000 Arhus
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:2573-7. 2003
  39. pmc Coeliac disease and schizophrenia: population based case control study with linkage of Danish national registers
    William Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 328:438-9. 2004
  40. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and risk of suicide: a population-based case-control study
    Jakob Christensen
    Department of Neurology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Lancet Neurol 6:693-8. 2007
    ..Studies have linked epilepsy with an increased suicide risk, but the association might be modified by psychiatric, demographic, and socioeconomic factors...
  41. ncbi request reprint Occupational risk of affective and stress-related disorders in the Danish workforce
    Joanna Wieclaw
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:343-51. 2005
    ..A population-based, nested, case-control study was carried out to quantify the risk of affective and stress-related disorders according to occupation in the entire Danish workforce...
  42. ncbi request reprint Association of schizophrenia and autoimmune diseases: linkage of Danish national registers
    William W Eaton
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:521-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to estimate the association of schizophrenia with these disorders as well as a range of other autoimmune diseases in a single large epidemiologic study...
  43. pmc Change in suicide rates for patients with schizophrenia in Denmark, 1981-97: nested case-control study
    Merete Nordentoft
    Bispebjerg Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    BMJ 329:261. 2004
    ..To study the change in risk of suicide among patients with schizophrenia and related disorders...
  44. ncbi request reprint Smoking during pregnancy and the risk for hyperkinetic disorder in offspring
    Karen Markussen Linnet
    Department of Obstetrics and Pediatrics, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, DK 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    Pediatrics 116:462-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between smoking during pregnancy and hyperkinetic and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in the offspring in a large population-based study...
  45. ncbi request reprint Higher socio-economic status of parents may increase risk for bipolar disorder in the offspring
    Kenji J Tsuchiya
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan
    Psychol Med 34:787-93. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore the association between the socio-economic status of an individual or the parent and the risk for bipolar disorder...
  46. ncbi request reprint Parental death and bipolar disorder: a robust association was found in early maternal suicide
    Kenji J Tsuchiya
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Handayama 1, Hamamatsu 4313192, Japan
    J Affect Disord 86:151-9. 2005
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint [Change in suicide rates for patients with schizophrenia from 1981 to 1997. A nested case-control study]
    Merete Nordentoft
    H S Bispebjerg Hospital, Psykiatrisk afdeling, København
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:4602-6. 2004