M Kopp

Summary

Affiliation: Semmelweis University
Country: Hungary

Publications

  1. pmc Alcohol use in the first three years of bereavement: a national representative survey
    János Pilling
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University Nagyvárad tér 4, Budapest, 1089, Hungary
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:3. 2012
  2. pmc Drug suicide: a sex-equal cause of death in 16 European countries
    Airi Varnik
    Estonian Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute Estonian Centre of Behavioural and Health Sciences, Oie 39, Tallinn 11615, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 11:61. 2011
  3. pmc Optimizing suicide prevention programs and their implementation in Europe (OSPI Europe): an evidence-based multi-level approach
    Ulrich Hegerl
    University of Leipzig, Department of Psychiatry, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:428. 2009
  4. ncbi Work stress and mental health in a changing society
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Eur J Public Health 18:238-44. 2008
  5. pmc Psychosocial determinants of premature cardiovascular mortality differences within Hungary
    Maria Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, H 1089 Budapest, Nagyvarad ter 4, Hungary
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:782-8. 2006
  6. pmc Low socioeconomic status of the opposite sex is a risk factor for middle aged mortality
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Hungary
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:675-8. 2005
  7. ncbi Self-rated health, subjective social status, and middle-aged mortality in a changing society
    Maria Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    Behav Med 30:65-70. 2004
  8. ncbi Where psychology meets physiology: chronic stress and premature mortality--the Central-Eastern European health paradox
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Nagyárad tér 4, 1089 Budapest, Hungary
    Brain Res Bull 62:351-67. 2004
  9. ncbi [Why do Hungarian men die early?]
    Maria Kopp
    Semmelweis Egyetem Magatartástudományi Intézet, MTA SE Mentális Egészségtudományok Kutatócsoport, Budapest
    Neuropsychopharmacol Hung 11:141-9. 2009
  10. ncbi Psychosocial determinants of premature health deterioration in a changing society: the case of Hungary
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Hungary
    J Health Psychol 9:99-109. 2004

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Publications29

  1. pmc Alcohol use in the first three years of bereavement: a national representative survey
    János Pilling
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University Nagyvárad tér 4, Budapest, 1089, Hungary
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:3. 2012
    ..study was to analyze the relationship between bereavement and alcohol consumption accounting for time and gender differences on a nationally representative sample from Hungary ("Hungarostudy Epidemiological Panel Survey", N = 4457)..
  2. pmc Drug suicide: a sex-equal cause of death in 16 European countries
    Airi Varnik
    Estonian Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute Estonian Centre of Behavioural and Health Sciences, Oie 39, Tallinn 11615, Estonia
    BMC Public Health 11:61. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Optimizing suicide prevention programs and their implementation in Europe (OSPI Europe): an evidence-based multi-level approach
    Ulrich Hegerl
    University of Leipzig, Department of Psychiatry, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:428. 2009
    ..However, the evidence for effective preventive strategies is scarce. The protocol of a European research project to develop an optimized evidence based program for suicide prevention is presented...
  4. ncbi Work stress and mental health in a changing society
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Eur J Public Health 18:238-44. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Psychosocial determinants of premature cardiovascular mortality differences within Hungary
    Maria Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, H 1089 Budapest, Nagyvarad ter 4, Hungary
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:782-8. 2006
    ..This study explores the contribution of socioeconomic, work related, psychosocial, and behavioural variables to explaining variations of middle aged male and female CV mortality across 150 sub-regions in Hungary...
  6. pmc Low socioeconomic status of the opposite sex is a risk factor for middle aged mortality
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Hungary
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:675-8. 2005
    ..To examine the relations between subjective social status, and objective socioeconomic status (as measured by income and education) in relation to male/female middle aged mortality rates across 150 sub-regions in Hungary...
  7. ncbi Self-rated health, subjective social status, and middle-aged mortality in a changing society
    Maria Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    Behav Med 30:65-70. 2004
    ..Finally, male middle-aged mortality was more strongly connected to female subjective and objective social status than female mortality was connected with male social status...
  8. ncbi Where psychology meets physiology: chronic stress and premature mortality--the Central-Eastern European health paradox
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Nagyárad tér 4, 1089 Budapest, Hungary
    Brain Res Bull 62:351-67. 2004
    ..The applicability of these results are investigated for further research, clinical and policy implications...
  9. ncbi [Why do Hungarian men die early?]
    Maria Kopp
    Semmelweis Egyetem Magatartástudományi Intézet, MTA SE Mentális Egészségtudományok Kutatócsoport, Budapest
    Neuropsychopharmacol Hung 11:141-9. 2009
    ..Among women dissatisfaction with personal relations was the most important risk factor. Among men depression seems to mediate between these chronic stress factors and premature death...
  10. ncbi Psychosocial determinants of premature health deterioration in a changing society: the case of Hungary
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Hungary
    J Health Psychol 9:99-109. 2004
    ..A vicious circle might be hypothesized between social deprivation and depressive symptomatology, which substantially contributes to higher morbidity and mortality rates...
  11. doi Measures of stress in epidemiological research
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    J Psychosom Res 69:211-25. 2010
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  12. doi Gender patterns of socioeconomic differences in premature mortality: follow-up of the Hungarian Epidemiological Panel
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Int J Behav Med 18:22-34. 2011
    ..Gender differences in premature mortality rates and in the size of socioeconomic inequalities in mortality vary across countries...
  13. ncbi [The role of behavioral sciences in the Hungarian and international medical education: overview and possibilities]
    M Kopp
    Általános Orvostudományi Kar, Magatartastudomanyi Intezet, Semmelweis Egyetem, Budapest
    Orv Hetil 142:2715-21. 2001
    ..These fields are organized into an integrated process, arching over the six years of medical training. The present paper gives an overview of the situation and perspectives of teaching behavioural sciences at medical universities...
  14. ncbi Psychosocial risk factors, inequality and self-rated morbidity in a changing society
    M S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    Soc Sci Med 51:1351-61. 2000
    ..A vicious circle might be hypothesised between socially deprived situation and depressive symptomatology, which together has a major role in higher self-rated morbidity rates...
  15. ncbi Behavioural medicine in health promotion
    M Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    Acta Physiol Hung 86:191-7. 1999
    ..Especially under conditions of sudden cultural and socioeconomic transition strengthening adaptive ways of coping and preventing emotional disturbances are fundamental in health promotion...
  16. ncbi Depressive symptomatology and vital exhaustion are differentially related to behavioral risk factors for coronary artery disease
    M S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    Psychosom Med 60:752-8. 1998
    ..This study proposes to assess the differences of two psychosocial risk indicators for coronary artery disease (CAD), ie, depressive symptoms and vital exhaustion...
  17. ncbi Chronic stress and social changes: socioeconomic determination of chronic stress
    Maria S Kopp
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, H 1089, Hungary
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1113:325-38. 2007
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  18. pmc Social capital in a changing society: cross sectional associations with middle aged female and male mortality rates
    A Skrabski
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:114-9. 2003
    ..Social capital has been linked to self rated health and mortality rates. The authors examined the relations between measures of social capital and male/female mortality rates across counties in Hungary...
  19. doi Work stress and health in Western European and post-communist countries: an East-West comparison study
    G Salavecz
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University, Nagyvarad ter 4, Budapest, Hungary H 1089
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:57-62. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to compare the association of work stress with self-rated health in Western European and post-communist countries...
  20. ncbi Possible role of sweating in the pathophysiology of panic attacks
    I Janszky
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
    Int J Psychophysiol 27:249-52. 1997
    ..We conclude that in the absence of the intensive physical activity of the 'flight or fight' reaction, sweating as well as hyperventilation can cause alkalosis, which in turn might generate panic attacks...
  21. ncbi Determinants of health-related quality of life in coronary artery disease patients: a prospective study generating a structural equation model
    Stefan Hofer
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Innsbruck, Sonnenburgstr 9, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Psychosomatics 46:212-23. 2005
    ..The authors concluded that mediating factors, especially depression and anxiety symptoms, should be taken into consideration in clinical routine if HRQL is regarded as a clinical outcome...
  22. pmc Social capital and collective efficacy in Hungary: cross sectional associations with middle aged female and male mortality rates
    A Skrabski
    Apor Vilmos College, Zsámbék, Hungary
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:340-5. 2004
    ..Social capital, collective efficacy, and religious involvement have each been linked to population health. This study examined the relations between these measures and male/female mortality rates in Hungary...
  23. ncbi Quality of life in breast cancer patients--not enough attention for long-term survivors?
    B Holzner
    Department of Biological Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Hospital, Austria
    Psychosomatics 42:117-23. 2001
    ..The findings imply that besides recovering from the acute consequences of cancer therapy, long-term survivors of breast cancer (> 5 years after initial treatment) still may have a special need for psycho-oncological support...
  24. ncbi Multidimensional scaling as a tool for analysing quality of life data
    G Kemmler
    Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Clinics, Austria
    Qual Life Res 11:223-33. 2002
    ..Finally, the merits and drawbacks of MDS are discussed in the specific context of the example and in the general framework of QOL research...
  25. ncbi Effects of psychological group therapy in patients with multiple sclerosis
    N Tesar
    Department of Neuorology, General Hospital, Propst Führer Strasse 4, St Polten, Austria
    Acta Neurol Scand 107:394-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to evaluate a psychological therapy program used in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) and including cognitive/behavioral strategies, relaxation training and physical exercise...
  26. ncbi Long- and medium-term ozone effects on lung growth including a broad spectrum of exposure
    G Ihorst
    University Children s Hospital, Institute for Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Respir J 23:292-9. 2004
    ..5 yr period due to partial reversibility...
  27. ncbi [Quality of partnerships in patients with tinnitus]
    K Stürz
    Abteilung für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapeutische Ambulanz, Univ Klinik für Psychiatrie, Innsbruck, Osterreich
    HNO 56:701-6. 2008
    ..Whether the constant ringing sounds and head noises heard by the sufferer have a stressful effect on the individual's partner has not been investigated so far...
  28. ncbi Equating EORTC QLQ-C30 and FACT-G scores and its use in oncological research
    B Holzner
    Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Hospital, Anichstr 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur J Cancer 42:3169-77. 2006
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  29. ncbi The EORTC QLQ-HDC29: a supplementary module assessing the quality of life during and after high-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation
    G Velikova
    Cancer Research UK Clinical Centre Leeds, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Eur J Cancer 43:87-94. 2007
    ..The EORTC QLQ-C30, supplemented by QLQ-HDC29 will provide a comprehensive QOL measure for the international clinical trials of high-dose chemotherapy...