- Understanding informal payments in health care: motivation of health workers in TanzaniaSilvia Stringhini
Centre for Global Health, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Hum Resour Health 7:53. 2009..Policy action is needed that not only provides better financial incentives for individuals but also tackles an environment in which corruption is endemic...
- Association of socioeconomic position with health behaviors and mortalitySilvia Stringhini
Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
JAMA 303:1159-66. 2010..Previous studies may have underestimated the contribution of health behaviors to social inequalities in mortality because health behaviors were assessed only at the baseline of the study...
- Do different measures of early life socioeconomic circumstances predict adult mortality? Evidence from the British Whitehall II and French GAZEL studiesSilvia Stringhini
Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
J Epidemiol Community Health 65:1097-103. 2011..Father's occupational position, education and height have all been used to examine the effects of adverse early life socioeconomic circumstances on health, but it remains unknown whether they predict mortality equally well...
- Health behaviours, socioeconomic status, and mortality: further analyses of the British Whitehall II and the French GAZEL prospective cohortsSilvia Stringhini
Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
PLoS Med 8:e1000419. 2011..In the present paper, we examine this issue in Whitehall II and another prospective European cohort, the French GAZEL study...
- Do socioeconomic factors shape weight and obesity trajectories over the transition from midlife to old age? Results from the French GAZEL cohort studyAline Dugravot
INSERM U1018 Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif, France
Am J Clin Nutr 92:16-23. 2010..Obesity is a contemporary epidemic that does not affect all age groups and sections of society equally...
- Socioeconomic status, structural and functional measures of social support, and mortality: The British Whitehall II Cohort Study, 1985-2009Silvia Stringhini
INSERM U, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif, France
Am J Epidemiol 175:1275-83. 2012..The present study suggests that in men, social isolation is not only an important risk factor for mortality but is also likely to contribute to differences in mortality by SES...
- Usefulness of a single-item measure of depression to predict mortality: the GAZEL prospective cohort studyThomas Lefèvre
INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, F 94807, Villejuif, France
Eur J Public Health 22:643-7. 2012..The present study aims to examine the predictive value of a single-item measure of depression for mortality...
- Trends in the association between height and socioeconomic indicators in France, 1970-2003Archana Singh-Manoux
INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
Econ Hum Biol 8:396-404. 2010..These results suggest that in France, social inequalities in adult height in absolute terms have remained unchanged across the three decades under examination...