Henrik Ohlsson

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Validity of registration of ICD codes and prescriptions in a research database in Swedish primary care: a cross-sectional study in Skaraborg primary care database
    Per Hjerpe
    R and D Centre, Skaraborg Primary Care, Skovde, Sweden
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:23. 2010
  2. pmc Variation in plasma calcium analysis in primary care in Sweden--a multilevel analysis
    Sofia Dalemo
    Dept of Public Health and Community Medicine Primary Health Care, Sahlgrenska academy Gothenburg University, PO Box 454, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 11:43. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Practice variation in a longitudinal perspective: a multilevel analysis of the prescription of simvastatin in general practices between 2003 and 2009
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University and Region Skåne, CRC, Ing 72, SUS, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 67:1205-11. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Performance evaluations and league tables: do they capture variation between organizational units? An analysis of 5 Swedish pharmacological performance indicators
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Social Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Med Care 49:327-31. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Place effects for areas defined by administrative boundaries: a life course analysis of mortality and cause specific morbidity in Scania, Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, SUS, CRC, Ing 72, 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 73:1145-51. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and secondary preventive therapy after an AMI
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Faculty of Medicine, Social Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:358-66. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Is the physician's adherence to prescription guidelines associated with the patient's socio-economic position? An analysis of statin prescription in South Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:678-83. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Is physician adherence to prescription guidelines a general trait of health care practices or dependent on drug type?--a multilevel logistic regression analysis in South Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:682-90. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Therapeutic traditions, patient socioeconomic characteristics and physicians' early new drug prescribing--a multilevel analysis of rosuvastatin prescription in south Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 65:141-50. 2009
  10. pmc High familial risk of atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter in multiplex families: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Region Skåne Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e003384. 2013

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Validity of registration of ICD codes and prescriptions in a research database in Swedish primary care: a cross-sectional study in Skaraborg primary care database
    Per Hjerpe
    R and D Centre, Skaraborg Primary Care, Skovde, Sweden
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:23. 2010
    ..In this study we aimed to investigate (i) the frequency and validity of ICD code and drug prescription registration in the new Skaraborg primary care database (SPCD) and (ii) to investigate the sources of variation in this registration...
  2. pmc Variation in plasma calcium analysis in primary care in Sweden--a multilevel analysis
    Sofia Dalemo
    Dept of Public Health and Community Medicine Primary Health Care, Sahlgrenska academy Gothenburg University, PO Box 454, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 11:43. 2010
    ..In this study we aimed to investigate variation of P-Ca analysis between physicians and health care centres (HCCs) in primary care in county of Skaraborg, Sweden...
  3. doi request reprint Practice variation in a longitudinal perspective: a multilevel analysis of the prescription of simvastatin in general practices between 2003 and 2009
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University and Region Skåne, CRC, Ing 72, SUS, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 67:1205-11. 2011
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe the trend and interpractice variation in the relative share of simvastatin in statin prescription over a 7-year period (2003-2009) in Dutch general practices...
  4. doi request reprint Performance evaluations and league tables: do they capture variation between organizational units? An analysis of 5 Swedish pharmacological performance indicators
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Social Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Med Care 49:327-31. 2011
    ..However, few studies have attempted to assess quality by quantifying the variability across the organizational units or attempted to investigate whether the units are the correct context that really influences the outcome under study...
  5. doi request reprint Place effects for areas defined by administrative boundaries: a life course analysis of mortality and cause specific morbidity in Scania, Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, SUS, CRC, Ing 72, 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 73:1145-51. 2011
    ..Valuable information for planning public health interventions might be obtained by considering measures of variance and clustering from specific contexts before implementing strategic programs...
  6. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and secondary preventive therapy after an AMI
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Faculty of Medicine, Social Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:358-66. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Is the physician's adherence to prescription guidelines associated with the patient's socio-economic position? An analysis of statin prescription in South Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:678-83. 2010
    ..We therefore investigated the association between patient and healthcare practice (HCP) characteristics on the one hand, and adherence to guidelines for statin prescription on the other, with a focus on social and economic conditions...
  8. doi request reprint Is physician adherence to prescription guidelines a general trait of health care practices or dependent on drug type?--a multilevel logistic regression analysis in South Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:682-90. 2009
    ..Our goal was to determine whether adherence to prescription guidelines is a common trait of HCPs or dependent on drug type...
  9. doi request reprint Therapeutic traditions, patient socioeconomic characteristics and physicians' early new drug prescribing--a multilevel analysis of rosuvastatin prescription in south Sweden
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 65:141-50. 2009
    ..To investigate the role that both patient and outpatient factors related to health care practice (HCP) play in physicians' early adoption of rosuvastatin...
  10. pmc High familial risk of atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter in multiplex families: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Region Skåne Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e003384. 2013
    ..The main aim of this nationwide study was to determine the familial risk of AF/AFl in multiplex families...
  11. pmc Walkability parameters, active transportation and objective physical activity: moderating and mediating effects of motor vehicle ownership in a cross-sectional study
    Ulf Eriksson
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:123. 2012
    ..We investigated the associations between walkability parameters and physical activity, and the mediating and moderating effects of vehicle ownership on these associations in a large sample of Swedish adults...
  12. pmc Testing the association between social capital and health over time: a family-based design
    Giuseppe N Giordano
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:665. 2013
    ..However, this association could be confounded by unmeasured factors, such as the shared environment. Currently, there is a distinct lack of social capital research that takes into account such residual confounding...
  13. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position, comorbidity, and mortality in aortic aneurysms: a 13-year prospective cohort study
    Tomas Ohrlander
    Vascular Center Malmö Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:312-21. 2012
    ..Identification of AA was based on hospital discharge diagnosis obtained from the Swedish Patient Register or from the information on death certificates from the Cause of Death Register...
  14. doi request reprint Familial risk of venous thromboembolism in first-, second- and third-degree relatives: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 109:458-63. 2013
    ..Family history is a potentially useful genetic surrogate marker for clinical VTE risk assessment, even in second- and third degree-relatives...
  15. doi request reprint Auditing patient registration in the Swedish quality register for acute coronary syndrome
    Maria Rosvall
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Social Epidemiology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 38:533-40. 2010
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  16. pmc Family history as a risk factor for recurrent hospitalization for lone atrial fibrillation: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, CRC, Skane University Hospital, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Malmo, S 205 02, Sweden
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:121. 2012
    ..e., AF with unknown etiology. The familial risk for first time LAF hospitalization was also determined and compared to the risk of recurrent hospitalization for LAF...
  17. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic drugs and accidents in Scania, Sweden
    Birgit Modén
    Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Social Medicine and Health Politics, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, and CRC, Scania University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 22:726-32. 2012
    ..e. falling accidents and transportation accidents, respectively, in the whole population aged≥18 years in the county of Scania, Sweden...
  18. pmc Understanding the effects of a decentralized budget on physicians' compliance with guidelines for statin prescription--a multilevel methodological approach
    Henrik Ohlsson
    Social Epidemiology and HE, Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:68. 2007
    ..Focusing on lipid-lowering drugs (i.e., statins), we evaluated the effect of this intervention across a 25-month period. We expected that increased local economic responsibility would promote prescribing of recommended statins...
  19. doi request reprint Revisiting causal neighborhood effects on individual ischemic heart disease risk: a quasi-experimental multilevel analysis among Swedish siblings
    Juan Merlo
    Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Skane University Hospital, Jan Waldenströms Street 35, 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 76:39-46. 2013
    ..In contrast the high family level VPC = 20.1% confirms the relevance of the family context for understanding IHD risk...
  20. doi request reprint Physical activity and concordance between objective and perceived walkability
    Daniel Arvidsson
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:280-7. 2012
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  21. doi request reprint Age-and sex-specific seasonal variation of venous thromboembolism in patients with and without family history: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Dr Bengt Zöller, Center for Primary Health Care Research, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden, Tel 46 70 6691476, Fax 46 40 391370, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 110:1164-71. 2013
    ..In conclusion, our data support the presence of a modest seasonal variation of VTE among individuals with and without a family history of VTE. However, young age and family history may modify and attenuate the effect of season on VTE. ..
  22. doi request reprint Coeliac disease in children: a social epidemiological study in Sweden
    Carl Johan Wingren
    Unit for Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 101:185-91. 2012
    ..Little is known on the possible existence of socioeconomic and geographical differences in early coeliac disease (CD) risk. Therefore, we investigated these aspects in children before age two...
  23. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism does not share strong familial susceptibility with ischemic stroke: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Region Skåne and Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 4:484-90. 2011
    ..This nationwide study aimed at determining whether VTE shares familial susceptibility with ischemic stroke...
  24. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors and concomitant diseases are related to the risk for venous thromboembolism during long time follow-up
    Nazim Isma
    Malmö Centre for Thrombosis and Haemostasis, University of Lund, Skane University Hospital, 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 36:58-64. 2013
    ..Age above 40 years, low income, single marital status, and lower level of education were independently related to an increased risk of VTE diagnosis during 13 years of prospective follow-up...
  25. doi request reprint Is acculturation associated with physical activity among female immigrants in Sweden?
    Lena S Jönsson
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Department of Clinical Science, Lund University, Malmo SE 205 02, Sweden
    J Public Health (Oxf) 35:270-7. 2013
    ..Immigrant women in Sweden have lower levels of leisure time physical activity (LTPA) than Swedish-born women. The reasons are unclear, although acculturation has been suggested to play a role...
  26. doi request reprint Age, period and cohort trends in drug abuse hospitalizations within the total Swedish population (1975-2010)
    Giuseppe N Giordano
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Jan Waldenströmsgata 35, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Entrance 72, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, S 205 02, Sweden Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 134:355-61. 2014
    ..However, to correctly identify possible sources of DA change, one must first disentangle three different time-related influences on the need for treatment due to DA: age effects, period effects and cohort effects...
  27. pmc Low prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome in primary health care in four Swedish counties
    Rasmus Waehrens
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 31:132-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of IBS in primary health care in four Swedish counties. Another aim was to study the number of visits among the IBS patients...
  28. doi request reprint Neighborhood walkability, physical activity, and walking behavior: the Swedish Neighborhood and Physical Activity (SNAP) study
    Kristina Sundquist
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Entrance 72, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 72:1266-73. 2011
    ....
  29. pmc A brief conceptual tutorial of multilevel analysis in social epidemiology: using measures of clustering in multilevel logistic regression to investigate contextual phenomena
    Juan Merlo
    Department of Clinical Sciences Community Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:290-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to present measures of variation appropriate for the logistic case in a didactic rather than a mathematical way. Design and..
  30. doi request reprint Social capital and health-purely a question of context?
    Giuseppe Nicola Giordano
    Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Skånes University Hospital, SUS, Lund University, Clinical Research Centre, Building 28, Floor 12, Entrance 72, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Health Place 17:946-53. 2011
    ..However, individual-level social capital variables and other health determinants appear to influence contextual-level variance the most...