Viveca Ostberg

Summary

Affiliation: Centre for Health Equity Studies
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Children in classrooms: peer status, status distribution and mental well-being
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, CHESS, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 56:17-29. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Getting by with a little help: the importance of various types of social support for health problems
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:197-204. 2007
  3. pmc A national cohort study of parental socioeconomic status and non-fatal suicidal behaviour--the mediating role of school performance
    Beata Jablonska
    Division of Applied Public Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:17. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The family's economic resources and adolescents' health complaints--do adolescents' own economic resources matter?
    Monica Aberg Yngwe
    Centre for Health Equity Studies CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 23:24-9. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial working conditions, school sense of coherence and subjective health complaints. A multilevel analysis of ninth grade pupils in the Stockholm area
    Bitte Modin
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Adolesc 34:129-39. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Childhood peer status and adult susceptibility to anxiety and depression. A 30-year hospital follow-up
    Bitte Modin
    Centre for Health Equity Studies CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 39:187-99. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Stressor, perceived stress and recurrent pain in Swedish schoolchildren
    Gösta Alfvén
    CLINTEC Departement, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 65:381-7. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Status relations in school and their relevance for health in a life course perspective: findings from the Aberdeen children of the 1950's cohort study
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Sveaplan 160, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 66:835-48. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Living conditions and psychosomatic complaints in Swedish schoolchildren
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, and Department of Clinical Sciences, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 95:929-34. 2006
  10. doi request reprint School performance and hospital admissions due to self-inflicted injury: a Swedish national cohort study
    Beata Jablonska
    Division of Applied Public Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1334-41. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Children in classrooms: peer status, status distribution and mental well-being
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, CHESS, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 56:17-29. 2003
    ..Consequently, that some children are marginalized in the group indicates problematic conditions for the persons in question but also for the other group members...
  2. ncbi request reprint Getting by with a little help: the importance of various types of social support for health problems
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:197-204. 2007
    ..The health problems are depression, circulatory problems, and self-rated general health...
  3. pmc A national cohort study of parental socioeconomic status and non-fatal suicidal behaviour--the mediating role of school performance
    Beata Jablonska
    Division of Applied Public Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:17. 2012
    ..The present study investigated whether school performance was a mediating and/or moderating factor in the path between parental socioeconomic status and the risk of hospital admission for non-fatal suicidal behaviour...
  4. doi request reprint The family's economic resources and adolescents' health complaints--do adolescents' own economic resources matter?
    Monica Aberg Yngwe
    Centre for Health Equity Studies CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 23:24-9. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial working conditions, school sense of coherence and subjective health complaints. A multilevel analysis of ninth grade pupils in the Stockholm area
    Bitte Modin
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Adolesc 34:129-39. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Childhood peer status and adult susceptibility to anxiety and depression. A 30-year hospital follow-up
    Bitte Modin
    Centre for Health Equity Studies CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 39:187-99. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Stressor, perceived stress and recurrent pain in Swedish schoolchildren
    Gösta Alfvén
    CLINTEC Departement, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 65:381-7. 2008
    ..We have also studied possible gender differences...
  8. ncbi request reprint Status relations in school and their relevance for health in a life course perspective: findings from the Aberdeen children of the 1950's cohort study
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institutet, Sveaplan 160, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 66:835-48. 2008
    ..It was rather subsequent socioeconomic career that seemed to explain the association found among men. For women, a significant association remained, suggesting alternative pathways or mechanisms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Living conditions and psychosomatic complaints in Swedish schoolchildren
    Viveca Ostberg
    Centre for Health Equity Studies, CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, and Department of Clinical Sciences, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 95:929-34. 2006
    ..The proportion of Swedish schoolchildren that reports psychosomatic complaints has increased during recent decades, parallel to major structural changes in Swedish society...
  10. doi request reprint School performance and hospital admissions due to self-inflicted injury: a Swedish national cohort study
    Beata Jablonska
    Division of Applied Public Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1334-41. 2009
    ..Education is the most influential societal determinant of living conditions in young people after early childhood. This study tested the hypothesis that school performance predicts self-inflicted injury...
  11. ncbi request reprint The pros and cons of social relations: an analysis of adolescents' health complaints
    Sara Brolin Låftman
    Swedish Institute for Social Research, Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 63:611-23. 2006
    ..Moreover, strained relations were more strongly associated with health complaints, especially psychosomatic complaints, than were supportive relations. This applied to relationships with parents as well as with peers in school...
  12. ncbi request reprint School stressors, psychological complaints and psychosomatic pain
    Anders Hjern
    Department of Children s and Women s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 97:112-7. 2008
    ..In this study we investigated these symptoms in relation to potential stressors in the school environment...