Finn Gjertsen

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Mixed impact of firearms restrictions on fatal firearm injuries in males: a national observational study
    Finn Gjertsen
    Department of Psychosomatics and Health Behavior, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:487-506. 2014
  2. doi request reprint 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
  3. doi request reprint 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

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Publications3

  1. pmc Mixed impact of firearms restrictions on fatal firearm injuries in males: a national observational study
    Finn Gjertsen
    Department of Psychosomatics and Health Behavior, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:487-506. 2014
    ..Public health organizations have recommended restricted access and safe storage practices as means to reduce firearm injuries and deaths. We aimed to assess the effect of four firearm restrictions on firearm deaths in Norway 1969-2009...
  2. doi request reprint 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...
  3. doi request reprint 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...