Irina Stirbu

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc The contribution of educational inequalities to lifespan variation
    Alyson A van Raalte
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Popul Health Metr 10:3. 2012
  2. pmc Association between forgone care and household income among the elderly in five Western European countries - analyses based on survey data from the SHARE-study
    Andreas Mielck
    Helmholtz Zentrum Muenchen German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Health Economics and Health Care Management, PO Box 1129, 85758 Neuherberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:52. 2009
  3. pmc Injury mortality among ethnic minority groups in the Netherlands
    I Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:249-55. 2006
  4. ncbi Cancer mortality rates among first and second generation migrants in the Netherlands: Convergence toward the rates of the native Dutch population
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 119:2665-72. 2006
  5. pmc Differences in avoidable mortality between migrants and the native Dutch in The Netherlands
    I Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:78. 2006
  6. doi Educational inequalities in avoidable mortality in Europe
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:913-20. 2010
  7. doi Socioeconomic inequalities in health in 22 European countries
    Johan P Mackenbach
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    N Engl J Med 358:2468-81. 2008
  8. doi Educational inequalities in blood pressure and cholesterol screening in nine European countries
    Danielle Rodin
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1050-5. 2012
  9. doi Income inequalities in case death of ischaemic heart disease in the Netherlands: a national record-linked study
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1159-66. 2012
  10. pmc Inequalities in utilisation of general practitioner and specialist services in 9 European countries
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Erasmus University, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:288. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc The contribution of educational inequalities to lifespan variation
    Alyson A van Raalte
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Popul Health Metr 10:3. 2012
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  2. pmc Association between forgone care and household income among the elderly in five Western European countries - analyses based on survey data from the SHARE-study
    Andreas Mielck
    Helmholtz Zentrum Muenchen German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Health Economics and Health Care Management, PO Box 1129, 85758 Neuherberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:52. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that reporting forgone care is more prevalent in low income groups...
  3. pmc Injury mortality among ethnic minority groups in the Netherlands
    I Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:249-55. 2006
    ..To prepare a comprehensive overview of ethnic differences in injury related mortality in the Netherlands and to determine the role of area income and urbanisation degree...
  4. ncbi Cancer mortality rates among first and second generation migrants in the Netherlands: Convergence toward the rates of the native Dutch population
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 119:2665-72. 2006
    ..This convergence implies that current levels of cancer mortality among migrants will gradually increase in future years if no specific preventive measurements are taken...
  5. pmc Differences in avoidable mortality between migrants and the native Dutch in The Netherlands
    I Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:78. 2006
    ..This study investigates the association between the level of mortality from 'avoidable' causes and ethnic origin in the Netherlands and identifies social factors that contribute to this association...
  6. doi Educational inequalities in avoidable mortality in Europe
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:913-20. 2010
    ....
  7. doi Socioeconomic inequalities in health in 22 European countries
    Johan P Mackenbach
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    N Engl J Med 358:2468-81. 2008
    ..Comparisons among countries can help to identify opportunities for the reduction of inequalities in health. We compared the magnitude of inequalities in mortality and self-assessed health among 22 countries in all parts of Europe...
  8. doi Educational inequalities in blood pressure and cholesterol screening in nine European countries
    Danielle Rodin
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1050-5. 2012
    ..To perform the first European overview of educational inequalities in the use of blood pressure and cholesterol screening...
  9. doi Income inequalities in case death of ischaemic heart disease in the Netherlands: a national record-linked study
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1159-66. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Inequalities in utilisation of general practitioner and specialist services in 9 European countries
    Irina Stirbu
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Erasmus University, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:288. 2011
    ..To cover the gap in knowledge we pay a special attention to the magnitude of inequalities among patients with chronic conditions...
  11. ncbi Educational inequalities in cancer mortality differ greatly between countries around the Baltic Sea
    Nicole P M Ezendam
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Room AE 139, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 44:454-64. 2008
    ..To compare educational inequalities in cancer mortality between Poland, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland and Sweden...
  12. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in alcohol related cancer mortality among men: to what extent do they differ between Western European populations?
    Gwenn Menvielle
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 121:649-55. 2007
    ..This study suggests that alcohol use substantially influences socioeconomic inequalities in male cancer mortality in France, Spain and Switzerland but not in the Nordic countries and nor in Belgium...