Margareta Larsson

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Increasing number of teenage pregnancies--multicultural approach in the preventive work is needed]
    Margareta Larsson
    Institutionen for kvinnors och barns halsa, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 100:3070-2, 3074. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Hercules and Barbie? Reflections on the influence of pornography and its spread in the media and society in groups of adolescents in Sweden
    Magdalena Mattebo
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 17:40-9. 2012
  3. pmc Reflections on fertility and postponed parenthood-interviews with highly educated women and men without children in Sweden
    Carola Eriksson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Ups J Med Sci 118:122-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A descriptive study of the use of the Internet by women seeking pregnancy-related information
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Midwifery 25:14-20. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint [Preventive work is required for sexual health promotion among adolescents]
    Margareta Larsson
    Uppsala universitet, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 104:1992-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use and associated factors among Swedish high school students
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:119-24. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Limited impact of an intervention regarding emergency contraceptive pills in Sweden--repeated surveys among abortion applicants
    M Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 11:270-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The adoption of emergency contraceptive pills in Sweden: a repeated cross-sectional study among abortion applicants
    M Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:1142-3. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased sexual risk taking behavior among Swedish female university students: repeated cross-sectional surveys
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:966-70. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a sexual education intervention among Swedish high school students
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 34:124-31. 2006

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint [Increasing number of teenage pregnancies--multicultural approach in the preventive work is needed]
    Margareta Larsson
    Institutionen for kvinnors och barns halsa, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 100:3070-2, 3074. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Hercules and Barbie? Reflections on the influence of pornography and its spread in the media and society in groups of adolescents in Sweden
    Magdalena Mattebo
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 17:40-9. 2012
    ..To describe and get a deeper understanding of how groups of young women and men reflect on and discuss pornography and its spread in the media and society, and its possible influence on sexual behaviour and relationships...
  3. pmc Reflections on fertility and postponed parenthood-interviews with highly educated women and men without children in Sweden
    Carola Eriksson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Ups J Med Sci 118:122-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore how highly educated women and men in Sweden reflect on fertility and postponed parenthood...
  4. ncbi request reprint A descriptive study of the use of the Internet by women seeking pregnancy-related information
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Midwifery 25:14-20. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint [Preventive work is required for sexual health promotion among adolescents]
    Margareta Larsson
    Uppsala universitet, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 104:1992-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use and associated factors among Swedish high school students
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:119-24. 2007
    ..To investigate self-reported sexual experiences, abortions, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), use of contraception and possible influencing factors on contraceptive use among Swedish high school students...
  7. ncbi request reprint Limited impact of an intervention regarding emergency contraceptive pills in Sweden--repeated surveys among abortion applicants
    M Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 11:270-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate a community-based intervention consisting of an information campaign and advance provision of emergency contraceptive pills (ECP) to abortion applicants...
  8. ncbi request reprint The adoption of emergency contraceptive pills in Sweden: a repeated cross-sectional study among abortion applicants
    M Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:1142-3. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased sexual risk taking behavior among Swedish female university students: repeated cross-sectional surveys
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:966-70. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a sexual education intervention among Swedish high school students
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 34:124-31. 2006
    ..To evaluate an intervention aimed at improving knowledge of, attitudes to, and practices regarding condoms and emergency contraception (ECP) among Swedish high school students...
  11. ncbi request reprint Emergency contraceptive pills over-the-counter: a population-based survey of young Swedish women
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Contraception 69:309-15. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint [No reduced number of abortions despite easily available emergency contraceptive pills. Studies of women's knowledge, attitudes and experience of the method]
    Tanja Tyden
    Institutionen för folkhälso och värdvetenskap, Institutionen for kvinnors och barns halsa, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 99:4730-2, 4735. 2002
    ..It is important that ECPs are available without prescription, but beyond that, much more information about ECP is necessary in order for the method to be widely accepted and used as a back-up after failure with other contraceptives...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preventing pregnancy: a girls' issue. Seventeen-year-old Swedish boys' perceptions on abortion, reproduction and use of contraception
    Maria Ekstrand
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:111-8. 2007
    ..To gain deeper understanding of how teenage males view abortion, adolescent fatherhood, sexual behavior, and use of contraception...
  14. ncbi request reprint Trust versus concerns-how parents reason when they accept HPV vaccination for their young daughter
    Maria Gottvall
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Ups J Med Sci 118:263-70. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore how parents reason when they accept HPV vaccination for their young daughter and also their views on HPV-related information...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pornography consumption, sexual experiences, lifestyles, and self-rated health among male adolescents in Sweden
    Magdalena Mattebo
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Center for Clinical Research, Uppsala University Västmanland County Hospital Västerås, Sweden Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden School of Health, Care and Social Welfare, Malardalen University, Vasteras, Sweden
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 34:460-8. 2013
    ..To describe patterns of pornography use among high school boys and to investigate differences between frequent, average, and nonfrequent users of pornography with respect to sexual experiences, lifestyles, and self-rated health...
  16. ncbi request reprint Professionals' perceptions of the effect of pornography on Swedish adolescents
    Magdalena Mattebo
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Centre of Clinical Science, Uppsala University, Central Hospital, Vasteras, Sweden
    Public Health Nurs 31:196-205. 2014
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Exposing oneself and one's partner to sexual risk-taking as perceived by young Swedish men who requested a Chlamydia test
    Maria Ekstrand
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 16:100-7. 2011
    ..To explore young men's perceptions of (i) the risk for themselves and their partners in connection with unprotected intercourse, and (ii) the main barriers to practising safe sex...
  18. ncbi request reprint Swedish teenager perceptions of teenage pregnancy, abortion, sexual behavior, and contraceptive habits--a focus group study among 17-year-old female high-school students
    Maria Ekstrand
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:980-6. 2005
    ..Teenagers' perceptions of teenage pregnancy, abortion, sexual behavior, and contraceptive habits were investigated...
  19. doi request reprint An illusion of power: qualitative perspectives on abortion decision-making among teenage women in Sweden
    Maria Ekstrand
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 41:173-80. 2009
    ..However, the extent to which the decision is truly the woman's own is subject to debate; women are often influenced, directly or indirectly, by the attitudes of their partners, family and friends or by social norms...
  20. ncbi request reprint Emergency contraceptive pills in Sweden: evaluation of an information campaign
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    BJOG 111:820-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate a community-based intervention regarding emergency contraceptive pills, including a mass media campaign and information to women visiting family planning clinics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Experiences of and attitudes towards pornography among a group of Swedish high school students
    Elisabet Häggström-Nordin
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 14:277-84. 2009
    ..To investigate consumption of and attitudes toward pornography in relation to demographic factors and relationships to parents among third-year high school students...
  22. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month follow-up of advance provision of emergency contraception among teenage girls in Sweden-a randomized controlled trial
    Maria Ekstrand
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Ups J Med Sci 118:271-5. 2013
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Reasons for pregnancy termination, contraceptive habits and contraceptive failure among Swedish women requesting an early pregnancy termination
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:64-71. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate reasons for induced abortion, contraceptive habits and reasons for contraceptive failure among women presenting for induced abortion...
  24. doi request reprint Women and men's satisfaction with care related to induced abortion
    Marlene Makenzius
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 17:260-9. 2012
    ..To investigate satisfaction with abortion care among women and their male partners, and to identify factors associated with high overall contentment with the care received...
  25. doi request reprint A repeated survey of sexual behavior among female university students in Sweden
    Tanja Tyden
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:215-9. 2012
    ..To investigate sexual behavior and use of contraceptives among female university students in 2009, and compare the results with surveys from 1999 and 2004...
  26. doi request reprint Advance provision of emergency contraceptive pills reduces treatment delay: a randomised controlled trial among Swedish teenage girls
    Maria Ekstrand
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:354-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate an intervention involving advance provision of emergency contraceptive pills (ECP) to Swedish teenage girls...
  27. ncbi request reprint Male students' behaviour, knowledge, attitudes, and needs in sexual and reproductive health matters
    Marlene Makenzius
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 14:268-76. 2009
    ..To investigate young male students' behaviour, knowledge, attitudes, and needs related to sexual and reproductive health (SRH). Differences between students on vocational and academic study programmes were also investigated...
  28. ncbi request reprint Women's voices about emergency contraceptive pills "over-the-counter": a Swedish perspective
    Gunilla Aneblom
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, S 751 85, Uppsala, Sweden
    Contraception 66:339-43. 2002
    ..The women expected up-to-date information about ECP and the OTC availability from gynecologists and other health professionals...
  29. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, use and attitudes towards emergency contraceptive pills among Swedish women presenting for induced abortion
    Gunilla Aneblom
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University of Uppsala, Sweden
    BJOG 109:155-60. 2002
    ..To investigate the knowledge, experiences and attitudes towards emergency contraceptive pills (ECP) among women presenting for induced abortion...
  30. doi request reprint Struggling for motherhood with an intellectual disability--a qualitative study of women's experiences in Sweden
    Berit Höglund
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Midwifery 29:698-704. 2013
    ..to gain a deeper understanding of the experiences of childbearing in women with intellectual disabililty (ID)...
  31. doi request reprint Sex education in Swedish schools as described by young women
    Maria Ekstrand
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Caring Sciences, BMC, Husargatan 3, Box 564, 751 22 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 16:210-24. 2011
    ..To investigate sex education in Swedish schools regarding content, satisfaction, and suggested improvements, as described by teenagers and young adults...
  32. pmc Newborns of mothers with intellectual disability have a higher risk of perinatal death and being small for gestational age
    Berit Höglund
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:1409-14. 2012
    ..To study mode of birth, perinatal health and death in children born to mothers with intellectual disability (ID) in Sweden...
  33. doi request reprint Repeat induced abortion - a matter of individual behaviour or societal factors? A cross-sectional study among Swedish women
    Marlene Makenzius
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 16:369-77. 2011
    ..Almost 40% of all induced abortions in Sweden are repeat abortions; little is known about the risk factors...
  34. doi request reprint Challenges and opportunities of a new HPV immunization program perceptions among Swedish school nurses
    Maria Gottvall
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Box 564, 751 22 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vaccine 29:4576-83. 2011
    ..Method: Data were collected through five focus group interviews with school nurses (n=30). The interviews were recorded, transcribed verbatim and analyzed using content analysis...
  35. doi request reprint Contraceptive use during the reproductive lifecycle as reported by 46-year-old women in Sweden
    Annelie Sköld
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Sex Reprod Healthc 3:43-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the contraceptive methods 46-year-old women in Sweden had chosen during different phases of their reproductive lifecycle and, the factors affecting their choice...
  36. doi request reprint Risk factors among men who have repeated experience of being the partner of a woman who requests an induced abortion
    Marlene Makenzius
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 40:211-6. 2012
    ..Prevention of unintended pregnancies is a public health objective; however, the profiles of male partners of women who choose to abort are relatively unexplored...
  37. doi request reprint High HPV vaccine acceptance despite low awareness among Swedish upper secondary school students
    Maria Gottvall
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 14:399-405. 2009
    ..To investigate knowledge of human papillomavirus (HPV) and attitudes to HPV vaccination and condom use among Swedish first year upper secondary school students...
  38. doi request reprint Pregnancy planning in Sweden--a pilot study among 270 women attending antenatal clinics
    Tanja Tyden
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:408-12. 2011
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to investigate whether and how women plan their pregnancies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Pornography and sexual experiences among high school students in Sweden
    Magdalena Mattebo
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Center of Clinical Science, Uppsala University, County Hospital, Vasteras, Sweden Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden School of Health, Care and Social Welfare, Malardalen University, Vasteras, Sweden
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 35:179-88. 2014
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Sexual experiences in relation to HPV vaccination status in female high school students in Sweden
    Magdalena Mattebo
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 19:86-92. 2014
    ..To investigate sexual experiences, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and use of condoms in relation to human papillomavirus (HPV)-vaccination status in female high school students...
  41. doi request reprint Autonomy and dependence--experiences of home abortion, contraception and prevention
    Marlene Makenzius
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 27:569-79. 2013
    ..Few studies have explored experiences and needs in relation to an induced medical abortion with the final treatment at home...
  42. doi request reprint Existential experiences and needs related to induced abortion in a group of Swedish women: a quantitative investigation
    Maria Liljas Stålhandske
    Uppsala University, Department of Theology, Uppsala Religion and Society Research Centre, Sweden
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 33:53-61. 2012
    ..To investigate the prevalence of existential experiences and needs among women who have requested an induced abortion...
  43. pmc Reflections on having children in the future--interviews with highly educated women and men without children
    Carola Eriksson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Ups J Med Sci 117:328-35. 2012
    ..There is a trend to delay birth of the first child until the age at which female reproductive capacity has started to decrease. The aim of the present study was to explore how highly educated women and men reflected on future parenthood...
  44. doi request reprint Early onset of sexual intercourse is an indicator for hazardous lifestyle and problematic life situation
    Marlene Makenzius
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 27:20-6. 2013
    ..In public health efforts, knowledge about risk-groups is important for creating societal conditions to ensure good health on equal terms...
  45. doi request reprint Midwives' knowledge of, attitudes towards and experiences of caring for women with intellectual disability during pregnancy and childbirth: a cross-sectional study in Sweden
    Berit Höglund
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Midwifery 29:950-5. 2013
    ..to investigate midwives' knowledge of, attitudes towards and experiences of caring for women with intellectual disability (ID) during pregnancy and childbirth...
  46. pmc Pregnancy and birth outcomes of women with intellectual disability in Sweden: a national register study
    Berit Höglund
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:1381-7. 2012
    ..To investigate the antenatal health and demographic factors as well as pregnancy and delivery outcomes in women with intellectual disability (ID) in Sweden...
  47. ncbi request reprint Professional role and identity in a changing society: three paradoxes in Swedish midwives' experiences
    Margareta Larsson
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Midwifery 25:373-81. 2009
    ..to explore how experienced midwives understand and experience their professional role and identity after the continuing changes that have taken place within their working domain over the last 20-25 years...
  48. doi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes toward seeking medical care for AMI-symptoms
    Catrin Henriksson
    Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Int J Cardiol 147:224-7. 2011
    ..Time is crucial when an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) occurs, but patients often wait before seeking medical care...
  49. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on the adoption of emergency contraceptive pills as a new contraceptive method
    Margareta Larsson
    Indian J Med Sci 61:321-2. 2007
  50. ncbi request reprint Bringing emergency contraception over the counter: experiences of nonprescription users in France, Norway, Sweden and Portugal
    Erin Gainer
    Research and Development, Laboratoire HRA Pharma, 75020 Paris, France
    Contraception 68:117-24. 2003
    ..These data are valuable to policy-makers and institutions interested in learning more about the safety and acceptability of nonprescription access to emergency contraceptive pills...