Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft

Summary

Affiliation: National Board of Health and Welfare
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Associations between number of sick-leave days and future all-cause and cause-specific mortality: a population-based cohort study
    Emma 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Education and drug use in Sweden--a nationwide register-based study
    G Ringbäck Weitoft
    Centre for Epidemiology, National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:1020-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Underweight, overweight and obesity as risk factors for mortality and hospitalization
    Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm
    Scand J Public Health 36:169-76. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Equal access to treatment? Population-based follow-up of drugs dispensed to patients after acute myocardial infarction in Sweden
    G Ringbäck Weitoft
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 106 30, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 64:417-24. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Health and social outcomes among children in low-income families and families receiving social assistance--a Swedish national cohort study
    Gunilla 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
  6. pmc Is perceived nervousness and anxiety a predictor of premature mortality and severe morbidity? A longitudinal follow up of the Swedish survey of living conditions
    Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 10630 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:794-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint From macro to micro: the health of Swedish lone mothers during changing economic and social circumstances
    Sara Fritzell
    Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 65:2474-88. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Premature death among teenage mothers
    Petra Otterblad Olausson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BJOG 111:793-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Premature mortality among lone fathers and childless men
    Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 106 30 Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 59:1449-59. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality, attempted suicide, re-hospitalisation and prescription refill for clozapine and other antipsychotics in Sweden-a register-based study
    Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
    Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 23:290-8. 2014

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Publications10

  1. pmc Associations between number of sick-leave days and future all-cause and cause-specific mortality: a population-based cohort study
    Emma 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Education and drug use in Sweden--a nationwide register-based study
    G 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Underweight, overweight and obesity as risk factors for mortality and hospitalization
    Gunilla 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)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Equal access to treatment? Population-based follow-up of drugs dispensed to patients after acute myocardial infarction in Sweden
    G 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health and social outcomes among children in low-income families and families receiving social assistance--a Swedish national cohort study
    Gunilla 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...
  6. pmc Is perceived nervousness and anxiety a predictor of premature mortality and severe morbidity? A longitudinal follow up of the Swedish survey of living conditions
    Gunilla 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint From macro to micro: the health of Swedish lone mothers during changing economic and social circumstances
    Sara 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Premature death among teenage mothers
    Petra 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Premature mortality among lone fathers and childless men
    Gunilla 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality, attempted suicide, re-hospitalisation and prescription refill for clozapine and other antipsychotics in Sweden-a register-based study
    Gunilla 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...