Pierre Verger

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Pandemic influenza (A/H1N1) vaccine uptake among French private general practitioners: a cross sectional study in 2010
    Pierre Verger
    U912 Sciences Economiques and Sociales de la Santé and Traitement de l Information Médicale, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Marseilles, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e41837. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Drug reimbursement and GPs' prescribing decisions: a randomized case-vignette study about the pharmacotherapy of obesity associated with type 2 diabetes: how GPs react to drug reimbursement
    Pierre Verger
    INSERM, U912 SE4S, Marseilles, France
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 24:509-16. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in students in six French universities: 12-month prevalence, comorbidity, impairment and help-seeking
    Pierre Verger
    French Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, U912, SE4S, Marseille, France
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:189-99. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational physicians' attitudes and practices in relation to occupational cancer prevention: a qualitative study in southeastern France
    Pierre Verger
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory Observatoire régional de la santé ORS PACA, Marseilles, France
    Int J Occup Environ Health 16:320-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Positive attitudes of French general practitioners towards A/H1N1 influenza-pandemic vaccination: a missed opportunity to increase vaccination uptakes in the general public?
    Michael Schwarzinger
    INSERM, U912 Economic and Social Sciences, Health Systems and Societies SE4S, 23 rue Stanislas Torrents, 13006 Marseille, France
    Vaccine 28:2743-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Barriers to physician reporting of workers' compensation cases in France
    Pierre Verger
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory, Marseilles, France
    Int J Occup Environ Health 14:198-205. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Determinants of coprescription of anxiolytics with antidepressants in general practice
    Pierre Verger
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory, French Institute of Health and Medical Research, INSERM UMR 379, Marseilles, France
    Can J Psychiatry 53:94-103. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity: knowledge, attitudes, and practices of general practitioners in france
    Aurélie Bocquier
    Southeastern France Regional Center for Disease control, Marseilles, France
    Obes Res 13:787-95. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Social inequalities in new antidepressant treatment: a study at the individual and neighborhood levels
    Aurélie Bocquier
    INSERM, U912 SESSTIM, Marseille, France
    Ann Epidemiol 23:99-105. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Hypnotic and tranquillizer use among general practitioners in south-eastern France and its relation to occupational characteristics and prescribing habits
    Pierre Verger
    INSERM Research Unit 379, Marseille, France
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 18:379-85. 2004

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Pandemic influenza (A/H1N1) vaccine uptake among French private general practitioners: a cross sectional study in 2010
    Pierre Verger
    U912 Sciences Economiques and Sociales de la Santé and Traitement de l Information Médicale, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Marseilles, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e41837. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Drug reimbursement and GPs' prescribing decisions: a randomized case-vignette study about the pharmacotherapy of obesity associated with type 2 diabetes: how GPs react to drug reimbursement
    Pierre Verger
    INSERM, U912 SE4S, Marseilles, France
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 24:509-16. 2010
    ..Decisions about reimbursement of pharmaceutical products should be made taking into account that reimbursement is likely to intensify prescription...
  3. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in students in six French universities: 12-month prevalence, comorbidity, impairment and help-seeking
    Pierre Verger
    French Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, U912, SE4S, Marseille, France
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:189-99. 2010
    ..This article aims to study 12-month prevalence of PD in university students, their socio-economic correlates, impairment in daily life and help-seeking behaviours...
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational physicians' attitudes and practices in relation to occupational cancer prevention: a qualitative study in southeastern France
    Pierre Verger
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory Observatoire régional de la santé ORS PACA, Marseilles, France
    Int J Occup Environ Health 16:320-9. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Positive attitudes of French general practitioners towards A/H1N1 influenza-pandemic vaccination: a missed opportunity to increase vaccination uptakes in the general public?
    Michael Schwarzinger
    INSERM, U912 Economic and Social Sciences, Health Systems and Societies SE4S, 23 rue Stanislas Torrents, 13006 Marseille, France
    Vaccine 28:2743-8. 2010
    ..GPs' involvement in the mass vaccination campaign, which has been neglected by French public health authorities, may have increased uptake rates in the general public...
  6. ncbi request reprint Barriers to physician reporting of workers' compensation cases in France
    Pierre Verger
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory, Marseilles, France
    Int J Occup Environ Health 14:198-205. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that occupational sciatica is underreported in France. Physicians' lack of knowledge of reporting principles and procedures and their ethical dilemma regarding job loss may be barriers to reporting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Determinants of coprescription of anxiolytics with antidepressants in general practice
    Pierre Verger
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory, French Institute of Health and Medical Research, INSERM UMR 379, Marseilles, France
    Can J Psychiatry 53:94-103. 2008
    ..This article assesses how often and why GPs coprescribe an anxiolytic when starting patients on antidepressant (AD) treatment, and which patient- and GP-related factors are associated with this coprescription...
  8. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity: knowledge, attitudes, and practices of general practitioners in france
    Aurélie Bocquier
    Southeastern France Regional Center for Disease control, Marseilles, France
    Obes Res 13:787-95. 2005
    ..To describe the current knowledge, attitudes, and practices of French general practitioners (GPs) in the field of adult overweight and obesity management...
  9. doi request reprint Social inequalities in new antidepressant treatment: a study at the individual and neighborhood levels
    Aurélie Bocquier
    INSERM, U912 SESSTIM, Marseille, France
    Ann Epidemiol 23:99-105. 2013
    ..To determine whether social inequalities in new antidepressant treatment exist at the individual and/or neighborhood level; and their relation to access to prescribers and/or processes of care (treatment initiation and duration)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hypnotic and tranquillizer use among general practitioners in south-eastern France and its relation to occupational characteristics and prescribing habits
    Pierre Verger
    INSERM Research Unit 379, Marseille, France
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 18:379-85. 2004
    ..The strains associated with both medical practice and family burden have some influence on hypnotic and tranquillizer use among GPs; individual factors may influence prescribing attitudes and patient care as well...
  11. doi request reprint Eating at the university canteen. Associations with socioeconomic status and healthier self-reported eating habits in France
    Valérie Guagliardo
    INSERM, U912 SE4S, 23 rue Stanislas Torrents, 13006 Marseille, France
    Appetite 56:90-5. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to confirm these results in the overall student population in France and to understand the determinants of university canteen utilization...
  12. ncbi request reprint Women with disabilities: general practitioners and breast cancer screening
    Pierre Verger
    INSERM Research Unit 379, Marseille, France
    Am J Prev Med 28:215-20. 2005
    ..A panel of 600 general practitioners (GPs) in Provence (southeastern France) provided information from which barriers potentially associated with BCS practices for women with disabilities were evaluated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sporting activity and drug use: Alcohol, cigarette and cannabis use among elite student athletes
    Patrick Peretti-Watel
    Regional Centre for Disease Control of South Eastern France ORS PACA, and INSERM Research Unit 379, Social Sciences Applied to Medical Innovation, Institut Paoli Calmettes, Marseille, France
    Addiction 98:1249-56. 2003
    ..To study the relationship between sporting activity and alcohol, cigarette and cannabis use among adolescents and young adults, by focusing on elite student athletes (ESAs)...
  14. doi request reprint General practitioners and clinical practice guidelines: a reexamination
    Isabelle Clerc
    INSERM U912 SE4S, Marseille, France
    Med Care Res Rev 68:504-18. 2011
    ..It is important to build awareness of CPGs before GPs develop negative attitudes toward them...
  15. ncbi request reprint The psychological impact of terrorism: an epidemiologic study of posttraumatic stress disorder and associated factors in victims of the 1995-1996 bombings in France
    Pierre Verger
    Regional Health Observatory INSERM U379, Marseille, France
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1384-9. 2004
    ..The authors conducted follow-up evaluations with the victims in 1998 to determine the prevalence of and factors associated with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  16. pmc General practitioners' choices and their determinants when starting treatment for major depression: a cross sectional, randomized case-vignette survey
    Helene Dumesnil
    UMR912, Sciences Economiques and Sociales de la Santé and Traitement de l Information Médicale SESSTIM, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, Marseille, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e52429. 2012
    ..We studied how general practitioners (GPs) manage the acute phase of a new episode of non-comorbid major depression (MD) and the factors associated with their decisions...
  17. doi request reprint Formal and informal care for disabled elderly living in the community: an appraisal of French care composition and costs
    Alain Paraponaris
    INSERM, U912 SE4S, 23 rue Stanislas Torrents, 13006 Marseille, France
    Eur J Health Econ 13:327-36. 2012
    ..This paper aims to identify factors associated with the type of care (informal, formal, mixed or no care at all) received by the French disabled elderly and to assess the care's relative costs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Environmental disasters: preparing for impact assessments and operational feedback
    Pierre Verger
    Southeastern Health Regional Observatory Research Unit UMR 912 Economic and Social Sciences, Health Systems and Societies, INSERM, Marselle, France
    Am J Disaster Med 3:358-68. 2008
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Is depression associated with health risk-related behaviour clusters in adults?
    Pierre Verger
    INSERM, U912 SE4S, Marseille, France
    Eur J Public Health 19:618-24. 2009
    ..Depressive disorders have been linked to health risk-related behaviours (HRBs) considered separately. Our objective was to study whether depression is associated with the co-occurrence of HRBs in adults...
  20. doi request reprint Small-area analysis of social inequalities in residential exposure to road traffic noise in Marseilles, France
    Aurélie Bocquier
    ORS PACA, Southeastern Health Regional Observatory, Marseille, France
    Eur J Public Health 23:540-6. 2013
    ..This study analysed the associations between area socio-economic status (SES) and potential residential exposure to road traffic noise at a small-area level in Marseilles, second largest city in France...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Reliability of medical causes of death in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur]
    Eliane Michel
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Unité 379, Marseille, France
    Sante Publique 20:29-38. 2008
    ....
  22. pmc A Case Study on the Substitution Effect between the Length of GP Consultation and Drug Prescribing Practices
    Bruno Ventelou
    Observatoire Régional de la Santé Provence Alpes Côte d Azur, Marseille, France
    Healthc Policy 5:58-68. 2010
    ..Moreover, for more than 50% of drug prescriptions, the medical decisions contradict clinical practice guidelines...
  23. ncbi request reprint Recommendations to improve post-disaster HIA: planning before the disaster
    Pierre Verger
    Observatoire Régional de la Santé, Provence Alpes Cote d Azur, Marseille, France
    Eur J Public Health 17:6-7. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Assessment of exposure to a flood disaster in a mental-health study
    Pierre Verger
    Center of Disease Control for Southeastern France, INSERM U379, Marseille, France
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:436-42. 2003
    ..Further research is nonetheless necessary to assess the consistency and reproducibility of the data collected...
  25. doi request reprint Factors associated with vaccination for hepatitis B, pertussis, seasonal and pandemic influenza among French general practitioners: A 2010 survey
    Celine Pulcini
    INSERM, UMR912 SESSTIM, Marseille, France CHU de Nice, Service d Infectiologie, Nice, France Université Nice Sophia Antipolis, Faculté de Médecine de Nice, Nice, France Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:3943-9. 2013
    ..Being vaccinated for one vaccine also increased the VC for some or all three other studied vaccines. All these findings argue for public health campaigns using messages adapted to each vaccine. ..
  26. doi request reprint Public awareness campaigns about depression and suicide: a review
    Helene Dumesnil
    Observatoire Régional de la Santé, Provence Alpes Cote d Azur, and with the Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale U912, SE4S, Marseille, France
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1203-13. 2009
    ..The purpose of this literature review was to gather information on campaigns about depression or suicide awareness and summarize data on the impact and effectiveness of these campaigns...