Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft

Summary

Affiliation: National Board of Health and Welfare
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. doi 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
  4. doi 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. doi 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
  6. 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
  7. 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

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. doi 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...
  4. doi 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)...
  5. doi 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...