Kersti Pärna

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tartu
Country: Estonia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Educational differences in cigarette smoking among adult population in Estonia, 1990-2010: does the trend fit the model of tobacco epidemic?
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 14:709. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Surrogate alcohol drinking in Estonia
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1454-7. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking habits and attitudes towards smoking among Estonian physicians
    K Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Public Health 119:390-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Dramatic increase in alcoholic liver cirrhosis mortality in Estonia in 1992-2008
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu, Estonia
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:548-51. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of knowledge, attitudes and behaviour regarding smoking among Estonian and Finnish physicians
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Soz Praventivmed 50:378-88. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint A rapid situation assessment of the market for surrogate and illegal alcohols in Tallinn, Estonia
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Public Health 52:402-10. 2007
  7. pmc Cigarette and waterpipe smoking among adolescents in Estonia: HBSC survey results, 1994-2006
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 8:392. 2008
  8. pmc Alcohol consumption in Estonia and Finland: Finbalt survey 1994-2006
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 10:261. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of socioeconomic differences in self-perceived health in Estonia and Finland
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia, and Estonian Centre of Behavioural and Health Sciences, Tallinn Tartu, Estonia
    Scand J Public Health 38:129-34. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of smoking in Estonia
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Addiction 97:871-6. 2002

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Educational differences in cigarette smoking among adult population in Estonia, 1990-2010: does the trend fit the model of tobacco epidemic?
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 14:709. 2014
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  2. doi request reprint Surrogate alcohol drinking in Estonia
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1454-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to provide the first estimate of the prevalence of surrogate alcohol consumption in a national population sample of Estonia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking habits and attitudes towards smoking among Estonian physicians
    K Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu 50411, Estonia
    Public Health 119:390-9. 2005
    ..This study examined the smoking habits and attitudes towards smoking among Estonian physicians...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dramatic increase in alcoholic liver cirrhosis mortality in Estonia in 1992-2008
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, Tartu, Estonia
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:548-51. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to describe trends in alcoholic liver cirrhosis mortality rates in 1992-2008 and to examine socio-demographic differences in alcoholic liver cirrhosis mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of knowledge, attitudes and behaviour regarding smoking among Estonian and Finnish physicians
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Soz Praventivmed 50:378-88. 2005
    ..To compare smoking behaviour, attitudes and opinions towards smoking and smoking cessation among Estonian and Finnish physicians...
  6. ncbi request reprint A rapid situation assessment of the market for surrogate and illegal alcohols in Tallinn, Estonia
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Public Health 52:402-10. 2007
    ..To understand the phenomenon of consumption of surrogate and illegal alcohols in Tallinn, capital of Estonia...
  7. pmc Cigarette and waterpipe smoking among adolescents in Estonia: HBSC survey results, 1994-2006
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 8:392. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe trends of cigarette smoking and the prevalence of waterpipe smoking and to study the association between cigarette and waterpipe smoking among adolescents in Estonia...
  8. pmc Alcohol consumption in Estonia and Finland: Finbalt survey 1994-2006
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 10:261. 2010
    ..The objective of this paper was to provide an overview and comparison of alcohol consumption and its socio-demographic determinants among adults in Estonia and Finland...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of socioeconomic differences in self-perceived health in Estonia and Finland
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia, and Estonian Centre of Behavioural and Health Sciences, Tallinn Tartu, Estonia
    Scand J Public Health 38:129-34. 2010
    ..To compare self-perceived health in relation to socioeconomic factors in Estonia and Finland...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of smoking in Estonia
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Addiction 97:871-6. 2002
    ..To describe the pattern of current smoking and its relation to socio-demographic factors in Estonia...
  11. pmc Alcohol and premature death in Estonian men: a study of forensic autopsies using novel biomarkers and proxy informants
    Inge Ringmets
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 12:146. 2012
    ..We describe the design and initial findings of a study aimed at investigating the association of alcohol with mortality in a large series of forensic autopsies of working-age men in Estonia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported and serum cotinine-validated smoking in pregnant women in Estonia
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tallinn, Estonia
    Matern Child Health J 9:385-92. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Smoking and associated factors among adolescents in Tallinn, Helsinki and Moscow: a multilevel analysis
    Kersti Pärna
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 31:350-8. 2003
    ..To investigate variations in smoking and associated factors on individual and aggregate level among adolescents in Tallinn (Estonia), Helsinki (Finland) and Moscow (the Russian Federation)...
  14. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of bystander-witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Estonia from 1999 to 2002
    Veronika Reinhard
    Clinic of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Tartu, Tartu University Hospital, Puusepa Street 8, 51014 Tartu, Estonia
    Resuscitation 80:73-8. 2009
    ..To assess the long-term outcome of bystander-witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest victims in Estonia by using the survival rate and quality of life assay...
  15. pmc Deaths of infants subject to forensic autopsy in Estonia from 2001 to 2005: what can we learn from additional information?
    Katrin Lang
    Department of Public Health, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Popul Health Metr 8:27. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to detect, describe, and analyze the circumstances around deaths of infants subject to forensic autopsy in Estonia to reveal hidden cases of child abuse and more accurately determine causes of death...