Affiliation: Martin Luther University
- Determinants of health check attendance in adults: findings from the cross-sectional German Health Update (GEDA) studyJens Hoebel
Department of Epidemiology and Health Monitoring, Robert Koch Institute, General Pape Straße 62 66, 12101 Berlin, Germany
BMC Public Health 14:913. 2014..This study aims to examine the social, behavioural, and health-related determinants of health check attendance among eligible adults in Germany...
- Trends in socioeconomic inequalities in adolescent alcohol use in Germany between 1994 and 2006Matthias Richter
Institute of Medical Sociology IMS, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Magdeburger Str 8, 06112, Halle Saale, Germany
Int J Public Health 58:777-84. 2013..To examine socioeconomic differences in adolescent alcohol use in Germany as well as their changes between 1994 and 2006...
- [Embodied inequalities: challenges for psychosomatic medicine]Matthias Richter
Institut für Medizinische Soziologie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale
Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 63:19-25. 2013..Considering social as well as biological processes can generate new evidence, how we biologically incorporate our lived experience and thus create social patterns of health and illness not only in societies but also between societies...
- [Changes in tobacco, alcohol and cannabis use by adolescents from 2002 to 2010 in Germany]M Richter
Institut für Medizinische Soziologie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Magdeburger Straße 8, Halle Saale
Gesundheitswesen 74:S42-8. 2012..However, noticeable is a clear flattening of the decrease from 2006 to 2010. This underlines that preventive actions must continue play a central role in health policy and practice...
- Welfare state regimes, health and health inequalities in adolescence: a multilevel study in 32 countriesMatthias Richter
Institute of Medical Sociology, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Magdeburger Strasse 8, Halle, Germany
Sociol Health Illn 34:858-79. 2012..Consistent with research on adults this study shows that welfare regimes are important in explaining variations in adolescent health across countries...