Adrian Loerbroks

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of overweight and obesity in five to seven-year-old children in Germany: results from cross-sectional studies
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Keppel Street, London WC1E, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:171. 2008
  2. ncbi Obesity and adult asthma: potential effect modification by gender, but not by hay fever
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Institute of Psychology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Epidemiol 18:283-9. 2008
  3. doi Incidence and determinants of chronic pruritus: a population-based cohort study
    Uwe Matterne
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Thibautstrasse 3, Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 93:532-7. 2013
  4. doi Depressive symptoms, social support, and risk of adult asthma in a population-based cohort study
    Adrian Loerbroks
    MSc, Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Mannheim Medical Faculty, Heidelberg University, Ludolf Krehl Strasse 7 11, 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychosom Med 72:309-15. 2010
  5. doi The fruits of ones labor: Effort-reward imbalance but not job strain is related to heart rate variability across the day in 35-44-year-old workers
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 69:151-9. 2010
  6. doi Associations between job strain and the cortisol/DHEA-S ratio among management and nonmanagement personnel
    Michael C Gadinger
    Mannheim Institute for Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Mannheim Medical Faculty, University of Heidelberg, Ludolf Krehl Strasse 7 11, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychosom Med 73:44-52. 2011
  7. doi Nocturnal sleep duration and cognitive impairment in a population-based study of older adults
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Institute of Psychology, Heidelberg University, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:100-9. 2010
  8. doi Informed consent affects prevalence estimates in an epidemiological study on chronic pruritus: lessons learned from a pretest
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Epidemiol 19:754-6. 2009
  9. pmc Alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and endometrial cancer risk: results from the Netherlands Cohort Study
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht NUTRIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Cancer Causes Control 18:551-60. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Predictors of overweight and obesity in five to seven-year-old children in Germany: results from cross-sectional studies
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Keppel Street, London WC1E, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:171. 2008
    ..Childhood obesity is a serious public health problem and epidemiological studies are important to identify predictive factors. It is the aim of this study to analyse factors associated with overweight/obesity in samples of German children...
  2. ncbi Obesity and adult asthma: potential effect modification by gender, but not by hay fever
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Institute of Psychology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Epidemiol 18:283-9. 2008
    ....
  3. doi Incidence and determinants of chronic pruritus: a population-based cohort study
    Uwe Matterne
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Thibautstrasse 3, Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 93:532-7. 2013
    ..Findings suggest a considerable 12-month incidence and lifetime prevalence and provide important directions for future research. ..
  4. doi Depressive symptoms, social support, and risk of adult asthma in a population-based cohort study
    Adrian Loerbroks
    MSc, Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Mannheim Medical Faculty, Heidelberg University, Ludolf Krehl Strasse 7 11, 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychosom Med 72:309-15. 2010
    ..This relationship could be mediated by health behaviors and/or inflammatory processes. Evidence from prospective cohort studies on depressive symptoms and social support in relation to asthma risk in adults remains sparse...
  5. doi The fruits of ones labor: Effort-reward imbalance but not job strain is related to heart rate variability across the day in 35-44-year-old workers
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 69:151-9. 2010
    ..Similar age specificity may apply to the relation between work stress and heart rate variability (HRV), but data on this issue is sparse. We aimed to assess the age-specificity of the work stress-HRV association in greater detail...
  6. doi Associations between job strain and the cortisol/DHEA-S ratio among management and nonmanagement personnel
    Michael C Gadinger
    Mannheim Institute for Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Mannheim Medical Faculty, University of Heidelberg, Ludolf Krehl Strasse 7 11, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychosom Med 73:44-52. 2011
    ..To assess associations between the main, nonlinear, and interactive effects of the demand-control-support (DCS) model and the cortisol/dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) ratio, a biomarker of psychophysical well-being...
  7. doi Nocturnal sleep duration and cognitive impairment in a population-based study of older adults
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Institute of Psychology, Heidelberg University, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:100-9. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the association between nocturnal sleep duration, changes in nocturnal sleep duration and cognitive impairment in older adults...
  8. doi Informed consent affects prevalence estimates in an epidemiological study on chronic pruritus: lessons learned from a pretest
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Epidemiol 19:754-6. 2009
    ..It was the purpose of this study to compare prevalence estimates of chronic pruritus as obtained from two population-based samples, one being asked and one not being asked to provide written informed consent...
  9. pmc Alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and endometrial cancer risk: results from the Netherlands Cohort Study
    Adrian Loerbroks
    Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht NUTRIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Cancer Causes Control 18:551-60. 2007
    ..To examine the association between alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and endometrial cancer...