Martijn Huisman

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Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Explaining socio-economic inequalities in daily smoking: a social-ecological approach
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 22:238-43. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A commentary on Marja Jylhä's "What is self-rated health and why does it predict mortality? Towards a unified conceptual model"(69:3, 2009, 307-316)
    Martijn Huisman
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:652-4; discussion 655-7. 2010
  3. pmc Cognitive ability, parental socioeconomic position and internalising and externalising problems in adolescence: findings from two European cohort studies
    Martijn Huisman
    Interdisciplinary Center for Psychiatric Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:569-80. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Why do poor people perceive poor neighbourhoods? The role of objective neighbourhood features and psychosocial factors
    Carlijn B M Kamphuis
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Health Place 16:744-54. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Life stressors as mediators of the relation between socioeconomic position and mental health problems in early adolescence: the TRAILS study
    Kennedy Amone-P'Olak
    Interdisciplinary Centre for Psychiatric Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:1031-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Educational inequalities in cause-specific mortality in middle-aged and older men and women in eight western European populations
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet 365:493-500. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in morbidity among the elderly; a European overview
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 57:861-73. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and mental health problems in pre- and early-adolescents: the TRAILS study
    Kennedy Amone-P'Olak
    Interdisciplinary Centre for Psychiatric Epidemiology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:231-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The predictive ability of self-assessed health for mortality in different educational groups
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1207-13. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The contribution of job characteristics to socioeconomic inequalities in incidence of myocardial infarction
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 66:2240-52. 2008

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Explaining socio-economic inequalities in daily smoking: a social-ecological approach
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 22:238-43. 2012
    ..This study assessed the contributions of individual, household and neighbourhood-level factors to socio-economic inequalities in smoking...
  2. doi request reprint A commentary on Marja Jylhä's "What is self-rated health and why does it predict mortality? Towards a unified conceptual model"(69:3, 2009, 307-316)
    Martijn Huisman
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:652-4; discussion 655-7. 2010
    ..Further, we conclude that self-rated health should best be viewed as a measure of people's perception of their health rather than a measure of true health...
  3. pmc Cognitive ability, parental socioeconomic position and internalising and externalising problems in adolescence: findings from two European cohort studies
    Martijn Huisman
    Interdisciplinary Center for Psychiatric Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:569-80. 2010
    ..Results of stratified analyses and interaction-terms showed no evidence that CA moderated the association of SEP with internalising or externalising problems...
  4. doi request reprint Why do poor people perceive poor neighbourhoods? The role of objective neighbourhood features and psychosocial factors
    Carlijn B M Kamphuis
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Health Place 16:744-54. 2010
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  5. doi request reprint Life stressors as mediators of the relation between socioeconomic position and mental health problems in early adolescence: the TRAILS study
    Kennedy Amone-P'Olak
    Interdisciplinary Centre for Psychiatric Epidemiology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:1031-8. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study is to contribute to the understanding of the pathways from low socioeconomic position and life stressors to mental problems...
  6. ncbi request reprint Educational inequalities in cause-specific mortality in middle-aged and older men and women in eight western European populations
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet 365:493-500. 2005
    ..We assessed contribution of specific causes of death to disparities in mortality between groups with different levels of education, in men and women, middle-aged and old, in eight western European populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in morbidity among the elderly; a European overview
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 57:861-73. 2003
    ..To conclude, inequalities in morbidity decrease with age, but a substantive part persists in old age. To improve the health of elderly people it is important that the material, social and cultural resources of the elderly are improved...
  8. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and mental health problems in pre- and early-adolescents: the TRAILS study
    Kennedy Amone-P'Olak
    Interdisciplinary Centre for Psychiatric Epidemiology, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:231-8. 2009
    ..Family socioeconomic position (SEP) is known to be associated with adolescent mental health. Whether the relationship is different for different mental health dimensions is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint The predictive ability of self-assessed health for mortality in different educational groups
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1207-13. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess potential differences in the predictive ability of self-assessed health for mortality between educational groups, and to find explanations for any of these educational differences...
  10. doi request reprint The contribution of job characteristics to socioeconomic inequalities in incidence of myocardial infarction
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 66:2240-52. 2008
    ..The results of this study point toward education as being the stronger predictor of hospital admitted MI, compared to occupational position and job characteristics, in the Dutch working population...
  11. doi request reprint Educational health inequalities in former Yugoslavia: evidence from the South-East European Social Survey Project
    Terje Andreas Eikemo
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 20:640-6. 2010
    ..The aim of the present paper is to investigate relative and absolute inequalities in self-assessed health in former Yugoslavia (Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Slovenia and Serbia) by sex and education...
  12. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status, environmental and individual factors, and sports participation
    Carlijn Barbara Maria Kamphuis
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:71-81. 2008
    ..To examine the contribution of neighborhood, household, and individual factors to socioeconomic inequalities in sports participation in a multilevel design...
  13. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in lung cancer mortality by the educational level in 10 European populations
    Johan P Mackenbach
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 40:126-35. 2004
    ..In some countries, particularly in Southern Europe, it may not be too late to prevent women in less educated groups from taking up the smoking habit, thereby avoiding large inequalities in mortality in the future in these countries...
  14. doi request reprint Somatic multimorbidity and self-rated health in the older population
    Henrike Galenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:380-6. 2011
    ..Chronic diseases are important predictors of self-rated health (SRH). This study investigated whether multimorbidity has a synergistic or cumulative impact on SRH. Moderation by gender and age was examined...
  15. doi request reprint Estimates of prospective change in self-rated health in older people were biased owing to potential recalibration response shift
    Henrike Galenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:978-88. 2012
    ..Although this "response shift" phenomenon is potentially beneficial to the individual, it also challenges comparison of SRH assessments over time. The present study investigates this response shift...
  16. pmc The contribution of specific diseases to educational disparities in disability-free life expectancy
    Wilma J Nusselder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 95:2035-41. 2005
    ..We examined the contribution that specific diseases, as causes of both death and disability, make to educational disparities in disability-free life expectancy (DFLE)...
  17. pmc Socioeconomic differences in lack of recreational walking among older adults: the role of neighbourhood and individual factors
    Carlijn Bm Kamphuis
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Centre, P, O, Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:1. 2009
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  18. doi request reprint Seventeen-year time trend in poor self-rated health in older adults: changing contributions of chronic diseases and disability
    Henrike Galenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 23:511-7. 2013
    ..Therefore, this study investigates 17-year time trends in older adults' poor SRH, in the context of trends in chronic diseases and disability, between 1992 and 2009...
  19. ncbi request reprint Educational inequalities in the prevalence and incidence of disability in Italy and the Netherlands were observed
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1058-65. 2005
    ..This study aimed to estimate educational inequalities in the prevalence, incidence, and recovery of self-reported and performance-based disability in two European populations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Absinthe--is its history relevant for current public health?
    Martijn Huisman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 36:738-44. 2007
    ..Probably the most important of the parallels between absinthe and smoking is their association with social disadvantage. Nevertheless, it appears that it is not yet fully realized that tackling these threats requires an equity approach...
  21. pmc Using relative and absolute measures for monitoring health inequalities: experiences from cross-national analyses on maternal and child health
    Tanja Aj Houweling
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Equity Health 6:15. 2007
    ..Our paper aims to inform this debate and develop recommendations for monitoring health inequalities on the basis of empirical analyses for a broad range of developing countries...
  22. doi request reprint Depression and cognition: how do they interrelate in old age?
    Tessa N van den Kommer
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:398-410. 2013
    ..To disentangle the reciprocal effects between depressive symptoms and cognitive functioning over time and to study the association between changes in their trajectories using 13 years of follow-up...