Francesca Perlman

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Trends in the prevalence of smoking in Russia during the transition to a market economy
    Francesca Perlman
    ECOHOST, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Tob Control 16:299-305. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic and behavioral determinants of mortality in posttransition Russia: a prospective population study
    Francesca Perlman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Epidemiol 18:92-100. 2008
  3. pmc Determinants of self rated health and mortality in Russia - are they the same?
    Francesca Perlman
    ECOHOST, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Equity Health 7:19. 2008
  4. pmc Trends in family planning in Russia, 1994-2003
    Francesca Perlman
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 41:40-50. 2009
  5. pmc An analysis of trends and determinants of health insurance and healthcare utilisation in the Russian population between 2000 and 2004: the 'inverse care law' in action
    Francesca Perlman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E7HT, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:68. 2009
  6. pmc Assessing the contribution of unstable employment to mortality in posttransition Russia: prospective individual-level analyses from the Russian longitudinal monitoring survey
    Francesca Perlman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 99:1818-25. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes during the Russian transition
    Francesca Perlman
    ECOHOST, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 80:305-13. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Do health control beliefs predict behaviour in Russians?
    Francesca Perlman
    International Centre for Health and Society, University College, London, UK
    Prev Med 37:73-81. 2003
  9. pmc Prescription for change: accessing medication in transitional Russia
    Francesca Perlman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Policy Plan 26:453-63. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Trends in the prevalence of smoking in Russia during the transition to a market economy
    Francesca Perlman
    ECOHOST, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Tob Control 16:299-305. 2007
    ..Changes in smoking, particularly an increase in women, were predicted to follow the aggressive campaigns of multinational tobacco companies in transitional Russia. However, such changes have not yet been demonstrated unequivocally...
  2. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic and behavioral determinants of mortality in posttransition Russia: a prospective population study
    Francesca Perlman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Epidemiol 18:92-100. 2008
    ..Previous research has demonstrated a widening educational mortality gradient, widespread deprivation, and harmful health behaviors...
  3. pmc Determinants of self rated health and mortality in Russia - are they the same?
    Francesca Perlman
    ECOHOST, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Equity Health 7:19. 2008
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  4. pmc Trends in family planning in Russia, 1994-2003
    Francesca Perlman
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 41:40-50. 2009
    ..Although Russian women have adequate knowledge of modern contraceptives, their level of use of these methods has been low, and abortion rates remain relatively high...
  5. pmc An analysis of trends and determinants of health insurance and healthcare utilisation in the Russian population between 2000 and 2004: the 'inverse care law' in action
    Francesca Perlman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E7HT, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:68. 2009
    ..This paper describes subsequent trends and determinants of healthcare insurance coverage in Russia, and its relationship with health service utilisation, as well as the role of the private sector...
  6. pmc Assessing the contribution of unstable employment to mortality in posttransition Russia: prospective individual-level analyses from the Russian longitudinal monitoring survey
    Francesca Perlman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 99:1818-25. 2009
    ..We used the Russia Longitudinal Monitoring Survey (RLMS) to investigate associations between employment, socioeconomic position, and mortality...
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes during the Russian transition
    Francesca Perlman
    ECOHOST, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 80:305-13. 2008
    ..To study trends in diabetes awareness and care in post-transition Russia, at a time of increased all-cause and diabetic mortality and disrupted health care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Do health control beliefs predict behaviour in Russians?
    Francesca Perlman
    International Centre for Health and Society, University College, London, UK
    Prev Med 37:73-81. 2003
    ..Unhealthy lifestyles contribute substantially to Russia's high mortality. Health control beliefs influence lifestyles to some extent in the West but this relationship is not well studied in Russia...
  9. pmc Prescription for change: accessing medication in transitional Russia
    Francesca Perlman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Policy Plan 26:453-63. 2011
    ..Ongoing research into access is needed, due to recent national changes in prescription drug subsidies, and into doctor- and patient-related influences on access and prescribing for individual conditions...