Rolf Wahlstrom

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc "Voices of fear and safety" women's ambivalence towards breast cancer and breast health: a qualitative study from Jordan
    Hana Taha
    Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Womens Health 12:21. 2012
  2. pmc Facility-level intervention to improve attendance and adherence among patients on anti-retroviral treatment in Kenya-a quasi-experimental study using time series analysis
    Patrick Boruett
    Management Sciences for Health, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:242. 2013
  3. pmc Sickness absence and self-reported health a population-based study of 43,600 individuals in central Sweden
    Hans G Eriksson
    R and D Centre Centre for Clinical Research, Sörmland County Council, SE 631 88 Eskilstuna, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 8:426. 2008
  4. pmc Effect of a peer-educational intervention on provider knowledge and reported performance in family planning services: a cluster randomized trial
    Sakineh Mohammad Alizadeh Charandabi
    Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Med Educ 10:11. 2010
  5. pmc Identifying outcome-based indicators and developing a curriculum for a continuing medical education programme on rational prescribing using a modified Delphi process
    Hamideh M Esmaily
    Division of International Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Med Educ 8:33. 2008
  6. pmc Isolated specialist or system integrated physician--different views on sickness certification among orthopaedic surgeons: an interview study
    Malin Swartling
    Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:273. 2008
  7. pmc Patient-provider interaction from the perspectives of type 2 diabetes patients in Muscat, Oman: a qualitative study
    Nadia Abdulhadi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of International Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:162. 2007
  8. pmc Provider performance in treating poor patients--factors influencing prescribing practices in lao PDR: a cross-sectional study
    Lamphone Syhakhang
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:3. 2011
  9. pmc Quality of interaction between primary health-care providers and patients with type 2 diabetes in Muscat, Oman: an observational study
    Nadia Abdulhadi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of International Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 7:72. 2006
  10. pmc Views on primary prevention of cardiovascular disease--an interview study with Swedish GPs
    Louise Silwer
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 11:44. 2010

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc "Voices of fear and safety" women's ambivalence towards breast cancer and breast health: a qualitative study from Jordan
    Hana Taha
    Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Womens Health 12:21. 2012
    ..Breast malignancies are detected at late stages as a result of deferred breast health-seeking behaviour. The aim of this study was to explore Jordanian women's views and perceptions about breast cancer and breast health...
  2. pmc Facility-level intervention to improve attendance and adherence among patients on anti-retroviral treatment in Kenya-a quasi-experimental study using time series analysis
    Patrick Boruett
    Management Sciences for Health, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:242. 2013
    ..We measured the impact of a health system-oriented, facility-based intervention to improve clinic attendance and patient adherence...
  3. pmc Sickness absence and self-reported health a population-based study of 43,600 individuals in central Sweden
    Hans G Eriksson
    R and D Centre Centre for Clinical Research, Sörmland County Council, SE 631 88 Eskilstuna, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 8:426. 2008
    ..Another hypothesis was that women are more likely to self-rate psychiatric diagnoses compared to men, who are more likely to self-rate musculoskeletal diagnoses...
  4. pmc Effect of a peer-educational intervention on provider knowledge and reported performance in family planning services: a cluster randomized trial
    Sakineh Mohammad Alizadeh Charandabi
    Division of Global Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Med Educ 10:11. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of an educational programme including peer discussions, based on a needs assessment, on the providers' knowledge and reported performance in family planning services...
  5. pmc Identifying outcome-based indicators and developing a curriculum for a continuing medical education programme on rational prescribing using a modified Delphi process
    Hamideh M Esmaily
    Division of International Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Med Educ 8:33. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study was to obtain experts' consensus about appropriate educational outcomes of rational prescribing for general physicians in CME and developing curricular contents for this education...
  6. pmc Isolated specialist or system integrated physician--different views on sickness certification among orthopaedic surgeons: an interview study
    Malin Swartling
    Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:273. 2008
    ..Sickness certification is a frequent and sometimes problematic task for orthopaedic surgeons.Our aim was to explore how orthopaedic surgeons view their sick-listing commission and sick-listing practice...
  7. pmc Patient-provider interaction from the perspectives of type 2 diabetes patients in Muscat, Oman: a qualitative study
    Nadia Abdulhadi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of International Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:162. 2007
    ..This study aimed at exploring the perceptions of type 2 diabetes patients regarding the medical encounters and quality of interactions with their primary health-care providers...
  8. pmc Provider performance in treating poor patients--factors influencing prescribing practices in lao PDR: a cross-sectional study
    Lamphone Syhakhang
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:3. 2011
    ..The objective was to assess the appropriateness and expenditure for treatment for poor patients by health care providers at hospitals in three selected provinces of Laos and to explore associated factors...
  9. pmc Quality of interaction between primary health-care providers and patients with type 2 diabetes in Muscat, Oman: an observational study
    Nadia Abdulhadi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of International Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 7:72. 2006
    ..This study aimed at exploring how health-care providers interact with patients with type 2 diabetes at primary health-care level in Muscat, Oman, focusing on the consultation environment, and some aspects of care and information...
  10. pmc Views on primary prevention of cardiovascular disease--an interview study with Swedish GPs
    Louise Silwer
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 11:44. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to explore, structure and describe the views on primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in clinical practice among Swedish GPs...
  11. pmc Views on sick-listing practice among Swedish General Practitioners--a phenomenographic study
    Malin Swartling
    Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 8:44. 2007
    ..Physicians play an important role in the sickness insurance system by acting as gate-keepers. Our aim was to explore how General Practitioners (GPs) view their sick-listing commission and sick-listing practice...