Research Topics

Finn Gjertsen

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi Comparing ICD-9 and ICD-10: the impact on intentional and unintentional injury mortality statistics in Italy and Norway
    Finn Gjertsen
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Injury 44:132-8. 2013
  2. ncbi Changes in statistical methods affected the validity of official suicide rates
    Finn Gjertsen
    Department of Suicide Research and Prevention, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, NO Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:1102-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi Comparing ICD-9 and ICD-10: the impact on intentional and unintentional injury mortality statistics in Italy and Norway
    Finn Gjertsen
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Injury 44:132-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to measure how switching from ICD-9 to ICD-10 affected mortality statistics for external causes of death, i.e. intentional and unintentional injuries, in Italy and Norway...
  2. ncbi Changes in statistical methods affected the validity of official suicide rates
    Finn Gjertsen
    Department of Suicide Research and Prevention, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, NO Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:1102-8. 2011
    ..This study investigates whether changes in registration and coding practices influenced official suicide rates in Norway from 1988 to 2002...