Kim Bloomfield

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern Denmark
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Introduction to special issue 'Gender, Culture and Alcohol Problems: a Multi-national Study'
    Kim Bloomfield
    Unit of Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Niels Bohrs Vej 9, 6700 Esbjerg, Denmark
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i3-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of drinking patterns and alcohol-use-related problems in the United States and Germany, 1995
    Kim Bloomfield
    Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Subst Use Misuse 37:399-428. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems in the study countries of the EU concerted action 'Gender, Culture and Alcohol Problems: a Multi-national Study'
    Kim Bloomfield
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i26-36. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Developments in alcohol consumption in reunited Germany
    Kim Bloomfield
    Institute of Public Health, Department of Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg
    Addiction 100:1770-8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Socio-demographic correlates of alcohol consumption in the Danish general population
    Kim Bloomfield
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:580-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Are characteristics of the school district associated with active transportation to school in Danish adolescents?
    Christiane Stock
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 22:398-404. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Neighbourhoods matter too: the association between neighbourhood socioeconomic position, population density and breast, prostate and lung cancer incidence in Denmark between 2004 and 2008
    Mathias Meijer
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, 1353 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:6-13. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint International comparisons of alcohol consumption
    Kim Bloomfield
    Department of Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg, Denmark
    Alcohol Res Health 27:95-109. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Population density, socioeconomic environment and all-cause mortality: a multilevel survival analysis of 2.7 million individuals in Denmark
    Mathias Meijer
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Health Place 18:391-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Do neighborhoods affect individual mortality? A systematic review and meta-analysis of multilevel studies
    Mathias Meijer
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 74:1204-12. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Introduction to special issue 'Gender, Culture and Alcohol Problems: a Multi-national Study'
    Kim Bloomfield
    Unit of Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Niels Bohrs Vej 9, 6700 Esbjerg, Denmark
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i3-7. 2006
    ..In most analyses the smallest gender differences in drinking behaviour were found in Nordic countries, followed by western and central European countries, with the largest gender differences in countries with developing economies...
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of drinking patterns and alcohol-use-related problems in the United States and Germany, 1995
    Kim Bloomfield
    Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Subst Use Misuse 37:399-428. 2002
    ..Sociodemographic correlates of heavier consumption also varied between countries. Results support the role of cultural traditions in the expression and recognition of alcohol-use-related problems...
  3. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems in the study countries of the EU concerted action 'Gender, Culture and Alcohol Problems: a Multi-national Study'
    Kim Bloomfield
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i26-36. 2006
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  4. ncbi request reprint Developments in alcohol consumption in reunited Germany
    Kim Bloomfield
    Institute of Public Health, Department of Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg
    Addiction 100:1770-8. 2005
    ..To investigate changes in measures of frequency of general alcohol and beverage-specific alcohol drinking in eastern and western Germany between 1991 and 1998...
  5. doi request reprint Socio-demographic correlates of alcohol consumption in the Danish general population
    Kim Bloomfield
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:580-8. 2008
    ..Little is known about specific Danish drinking patterns. This paper investigates how various socio-demographic factors are related to Danish alcohol consumption with special focus on age and sex...
  6. doi request reprint Are characteristics of the school district associated with active transportation to school in Danish adolescents?
    Christiane Stock
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 22:398-404. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine the influence of individual factors on active transportation to school among Danish seventh graders and whether school district factors are associated with such behaviour independently of individual factors...
  7. doi request reprint Neighbourhoods matter too: the association between neighbourhood socioeconomic position, population density and breast, prostate and lung cancer incidence in Denmark between 2004 and 2008
    Mathias Meijer
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, 1353 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:6-13. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to refine the current knowledge about indicators associated with cancer incidence by evaluating the influence of neighbourhood characteristics on breast, prostate and lung cancer incidence in Denmark...
  8. ncbi request reprint International comparisons of alcohol consumption
    Kim Bloomfield
    Department of Health Promotion Research, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg, Denmark
    Alcohol Res Health 27:95-109. 2003
    ..Some problems associated with international research, however, such as issues of comparability of surveys, still need to be resolved...
  9. doi request reprint Population density, socioeconomic environment and all-cause mortality: a multilevel survival analysis of 2.7 million individuals in Denmark
    Mathias Meijer
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Health Place 18:391-9. 2012
    ..Overall this study suggests that structural prevention efforts in neighborhoods could help reduce mortality when mediating processes between area-level socioeconomic status, population density and mortality are found...
  10. doi request reprint Do neighborhoods affect individual mortality? A systematic review and meta-analysis of multilevel studies
    Mathias Meijer
    Unit for Health Promotion Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 74:1204-12. 2012
    ..In the meta-analysis we found significantly higher mortality among inhabitants living in areas with low ALSES. Associations were stronger for men and younger age groups and in studies analyzing geographical units with fewer inhabitants...
  11. doi request reprint A socioeconomic deprivation index for small areas in Denmark
    Mathias Meijer
    National Institute of Public Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 41:560-9. 2013
    ..To describe the development of a deprivation index for Danish parishes and to investigate its association with all-cause mortality compared with the Townsend index and individual-level factors...
  12. doi request reprint Effects of school district factors on alcohol consumption: results of a multi-level analysis among Danish adolescents
    Christiane Stock
    Unit of Health Promotion Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 21:449-55. 2011
    ..Area-level socio-economic factors are significantly related to a population's health. This study investigates how school district-level factors affect the initiation of alcohol drinking of Danish adolescents...
  13. ncbi request reprint The influence of societal level factors on men's and women's alcohol consumption and alcohol problems
    Giora Rahav
    Department of Sociology, Tel Aviv University
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i47-55. 2006
    ..To identify the pattern of gender differences in drinking across societies, and to its association with other societal characteristics...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender and cultural differences in the association between family roles, social stratification, and alcohol use: a European cross-cultural analysis
    Sandra Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i37-46. 2006
    ..Second, it seeks to explain country differences in the associations of social stratification and family roles with alcohol consumption by societal level variables...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the Alcohol Use Disorder Identification Test (AUDIT) in general population surveys in nine European countries
    Ronald A Knibbe
    University Maastricht, Health Care Science, Section Medical Sociology
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i19-25. 2006
    ..On the item level the focus is on responsiveness to cross-national and gender differences. For the set of items the focus is on intercorrelations between items, indicating to what extent the AUDIT constitutes a scale...
  16. ncbi request reprint Drinking patterns and their gender differences in Europe
    Pia Makela
    National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Alcohol and Drug Research Group, Helsinki, Finland
    Alcohol Alcohol Suppl 41:i8-18. 2006
    ..To compare drinking habits and to examine differences between drinking cultures in different regions and countries in Europe; to examine gender differences in drinking habits and to compare them over countries...
  17. ncbi request reprint Changes in volume of drinking after changes in alcohol taxes and travellers' allowances: results from a panel study
    Pia Makela
    Alcohol and Drug Research Group, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Helsinki, Finland
    Addiction 103:181-91. 2008
    ....