Solveig Petersen

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Swedish PedsQL, Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 generic core scales
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 98:1504-12. 2009
  2. pmc Low health-related quality of life in school-aged children in Tonga, a lower-middle income country in the South Pacific
    Solveig Petersen
    Deakin Health Economics, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Glob Health Action 7:24896. 2014
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life is not impaired in children with undetected as well as diagnosed celiac disease: a large population based cross-sectional study
    Anna Myléus
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 14:425. 2014
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life is low in secondary school children in fiji
    Solveig Petersen
    Deakin Health Economics, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Melbourne, VIC 3125, Australia Clinical Sciences, Umea University, 90187 Umea, Sweden
    Int J Pediatr 2012:294530. 2012
  5. pmc Health-related quality of life in girls and boys with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: self- and parental reports in a cross-sectional study
    Veronica Lundberg
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Pediatrics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 10:33. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pain symptoms in young schoolchildren are often multiple
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Paediatrics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Pain 121:145-50. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Impaired health-related quality of life in children with recurrent pain
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Pediatrics 124:e759-67. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of tiredness and pain in young schoolchildren
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 31:367-74. 2003
  9. pmc Parental encouragement of healthy behaviors: adolescent weight status and health-related quality of life
    Laura Nicholls
    School of Psychology, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:369. 2014

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Swedish PedsQL, Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 generic core scales
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 98:1504-12. 2009
    ..To study the psychometric performance of the Swedish version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) 4.0 generic core scales in a general child population in Sweden...
  2. pmc Low health-related quality of life in school-aged children in Tonga, a lower-middle income country in the South Pacific
    Solveig Petersen
    Deakin Health Economics, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Glob Health Action 7:24896. 2014
    ..Information about children's perception of their health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and its socio-demographic distribution is, however, limited and almost exclusively reliant on data from Western higher income countries...
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life is not impaired in children with undetected as well as diagnosed celiac disease: a large population based cross-sectional study
    Anna Myléus
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 14:425. 2014
    ..We investigated the HRQoL of three groups of 12-year-olds with: i) undetected celiac disease ii) clinically diagnosed celiac disease, and iii) without celiac disease...
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life is low in secondary school children in fiji
    Solveig Petersen
    Deakin Health Economics, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Melbourne, VIC 3125, Australia Clinical Sciences, Umea University, 90187 Umea, Sweden
    Int J Pediatr 2012:294530. 2012
    ..Investigation of the potential determinants in Fiji and validation of the current results in Fiji and other lower-income countries are important avenues for future research...
  5. pmc Health-related quality of life in girls and boys with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: self- and parental reports in a cross-sectional study
    Veronica Lundberg
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Pediatrics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 10:33. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  6. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pain symptoms in young schoolchildren are often multiple
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Paediatrics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Pain 121:145-50. 2006
    ..Furthermore, the high prevalence of multiple symptoms indicates that recurrent pain symptoms in children, particularly frequent symptoms, should be regarded a potential general pain disorder rather than merely a localized body disorder...
  7. doi request reprint Impaired health-related quality of life in children with recurrent pain
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Pediatrics 124:e759-67. 2009
    ..The goal of the current study was to investigate self-reported, health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in a general population of young schoolchildren with recurrent pain (ie, headache, stomachache, or backache)...
  8. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of tiredness and pain in young schoolchildren
    Solveig Petersen
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 31:367-74. 2003
    ..This study presents the prevalence of tiredness, headache, stomach ache, and backache in young schoolchildren...
  9. pmc Parental encouragement of healthy behaviors: adolescent weight status and health-related quality of life
    Laura Nicholls
    School of Psychology, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, VIC 3125, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:369. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the moderation effect of parental encouragement of healthy behaviors on the relationship between adolescent weight status and Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL)...