Istvan M Majer

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Time trends and forecasts of body mass index from repeated cross-sectional data: a different approach
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Stat Med 32:1561-71. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Modeling and forecasting health expectancy: theoretical framework and application
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Demography 50:673-97. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in life and health expectancies around official retirement age in 10 Western-European countries
    I M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:972-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Life expectancy and life expectancy with disability of normal weight, overweight, and obese smokers and nonsmokers in Europe
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1451-9. 2011
  5. pmc Mortality risk associated with disability: a population-based record linkage study
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 101:e9-15. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Forecasting lifetime and aggregate long-term care spending: accounting for changing disability patterns
    Claudine A M de Meijer
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Care 50:722-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Time trends and forecasts of body mass index from repeated cross-sectional data: a different approach
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Stat Med 32:1561-71. 2013
    ..We conclude that our adaptation of the Lee-Carter model provides an insightful and flexible way of forecasting BMI and that ignoring changes in the shape of the BMI distribution would likely result in biased forecasts...
  2. doi request reprint Modeling and forecasting health expectancy: theoretical framework and application
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Demography 50:673-97. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in life and health expectancies around official retirement age in 10 Western-European countries
    I M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:972-9. 2011
    ..Therefore, this study assesses the level of socioeconomic differences in these two measures in Western-Europe...
  4. doi request reprint Life expectancy and life expectancy with disability of normal weight, overweight, and obese smokers and nonsmokers in Europe
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1451-9. 2011
    ..The findings suggest that further tobacco control would contribute to increasing LE, while tackling the obesity epidemic is necessary to prevent an expansion of disability...
  5. pmc Mortality risk associated with disability: a population-based record linkage study
    Istvan M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 101:e9-15. 2011
    ..We assessed the association between mortality and disability and quantified the effect of disability-associated risk factors...
  6. doi request reprint Forecasting lifetime and aggregate long-term care spending: accounting for changing disability patterns
    Claudine A M de Meijer
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Care 50:722-9. 2012
    ..We forecast individual lifetime and population aggregate annual LTC spending for the Dutch 55+ population to 2030 accounting for changing disability patterns...