Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
Affiliation: National Board of Health and Welfare
- Associations between number of sick-leave days and future all-cause and cause-specific mortality: a population-based cohort studyEmma Bjorkenstam
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Insurance Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Berzelius väg 3, Stockholm SE 171 77, Sweden
BMC Public Health 14:733. 2014..As the number of studies on the future situation of sickness absentees still is very limited, we aimed to investigate the association between number of sick-leave days and future all-cause and cause-specific mortality among women and men...
- Education and drug use in Sweden--a nationwide register-based studyG Ringbäck Weitoft
Centre for Epidemiology, National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm, Sweden
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:1020-8. 2008..This knowledge may also facilitate the identification of selection or confounding factors when analysing outcome or adverse side effects of drug treatment...
- Underweight, overweight and obesity as risk factors for mortality and hospitalizationGunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm
Scand J Public Health 36:169-76. 2008..5), overweight people (BMI 25 to <30), obese people (BMI> or =30), and those with normal weights (BMI 18.5 to <25)...
- Equal access to treatment? Population-based follow-up of drugs dispensed to patients after acute myocardial infarction in SwedenG Ringbäck Weitoft
Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 106 30, Stockholm, Sweden
Eur J Clin Pharmacol 64:417-24. 2008..The aim was to investigate whether there are differences between population groups according to sex, education, country of birth and diabetes...
- Health and social outcomes among children in low-income families and families receiving social assistance--a Swedish national cohort studyGunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
Centre for Epidemiology, National Board of Health and Welfare, Rålambsvägen 3, SE 106 30 Stockholm, Sweden
Soc Sci Med 66:14-30. 2008..A policy whereby children and parents receiving long-term assistance are offered access to evidence-based prevention programs in the areas of health, education and skills training appears to be important...
- Is perceived nervousness and anxiety a predictor of premature mortality and severe morbidity? A longitudinal follow up of the Swedish survey of living conditionsGunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 10630 Stockholm, Sweden
J Epidemiol Community Health 59:794-8. 2005..To find out if people perceiving nervousness, uneasiness, and anxiety have excess risks of premature death and severe morbidity...
- From macro to micro: the health of Swedish lone mothers during changing economic and social circumstancesSara Fritzell
Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Soc Sci Med 65:2474-88. 2007..Three alternative explanations are discussed: the Swedish welfare state still acts as a buffer for ill health; latency makes the follow-up time too short; and finally, the lack of increased differentials is due to methodological reasons...
- Premature death among teenage mothersPetra Otterblad Olausson
Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
BJOG 111:793-9. 2004..We studied premature death in relation to age at first birth, social background and social situation after first birth...
- Premature mortality among lone fathers and childless menGunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 106 30 Stockholm, Sweden
Soc Sci Med 59:1449-59. 2004..However, even following these adjustments, significant risk increases, although greatly attenuated, remained for all the subgroups...
- Mortality, attempted suicide, re-hospitalisation and prescription refill for clozapine and other antipsychotics in Sweden-a register-based studyGunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 23:290-8. 2014..The aim of this study was to analyse prescription refill, re-hospitalisation, total mortality, mortality because of suicide and attempted suicide among patients who were taking various types of antipsychotics...