Jürgen Breckenkamp

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bielefeld
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Progress on quality management in the German health system - a long and winding road
    Juergen Breckenkamp
    University of Bielefeld, School of Public Health, Bielefeld, Germany
    Health Res Policy Syst 5:7. 2007
  2. doi request reprint [Linkage of data of the medical service of the health insurances with data of a cancer registry]
    J Breckenkamp
    Universitat Bielefeld
    Gesundheitswesen 74:e52-60. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Residential characteristics and radiofrequency electromagnetic field exposures from bedroom measurements in Germany
    J Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bielefeld University, POB 10 01 31, 33501, Bielefeld, Germany
    Radiat Environ Biophys 51:85-92. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [The German Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Study: social gradient in use of drugs with a potentially addictive nature. An analysis of selected indications groups]
    J Breckenkamp
    Institut für Bevölkerungsforschung und Sozialpolitik IBS, Universitat Bielefeld
    Med Klin (Munich) 94:306-13. 1999
  5. pmc Feasibility of a cohort study on health risks caused by occupational exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields
    Jürgen Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bielefeld University, Universitatsstrasse 25, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany
    Environ Health 8:23. 2009
  6. pmc Health inequalities in Germany: do regional-level variables explain differentials in cardiovascular risk?
    Juergen Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    BMC Public Health 7:132. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Biological effects on human health due to radiofrequency/microwave exposure: a synopsis of cohort studies
    Jürgen Breckenkamp
    Faculty of Health Sciences Department 3 Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, University of Bielefeld, PO Box 10 01 31, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Radiat Environ Biophys 42:141-54. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Applicability of an exposure model for the determination of emissions from mobile phone base stations
    J Breckenkamp
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld University, POB 10 01 31, D 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 131:474-81. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Determinants and stability over time of perception of health risks related to mobile phone base stations
    Bernd Kowall
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Public Health 57:735-43. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The association of pre-pregnancy overweight and obesity with delivery outcomes: a comparison of immigrant and non-immigrant women in Berlin, Germany
    Katharina Reiss
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld School of Public Health BiSPH, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Public Health 61:455-63. 2016

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Progress on quality management in the German health system - a long and winding road
    Juergen Breckenkamp
    University of Bielefeld, School of Public Health, Bielefeld, Germany
    Health Res Policy Syst 5:7. 2007
    ..For the time being medical quality management in Germany is dealt with as a technical and professional issue while the aspects of patient orientation and transparency need further advancement...
  2. doi request reprint [Linkage of data of the medical service of the health insurances with data of a cancer registry]
    J Breckenkamp
    Universitat Bielefeld
    Gesundheitswesen 74:e52-60. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Residential characteristics and radiofrequency electromagnetic field exposures from bedroom measurements in Germany
    J Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bielefeld University, POB 10 01 31, 33501, Bielefeld, Germany
    Radiat Environ Biophys 51:85-92. 2012
    ..5 μW/m(2)). Exposure to RF-EMF is ubiquitous, but exposure levels are-if at all measurable-very low and far below the ICNIRP's exposure reference levels...
  4. ncbi request reprint [The German Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Study: social gradient in use of drugs with a potentially addictive nature. An analysis of selected indications groups]
    J Breckenkamp
    Institut für Bevölkerungsforschung und Sozialpolitik IBS, Universitat Bielefeld
    Med Klin (Munich) 94:306-13. 1999
    ..Not only prescription but also turnover of medicines are well established by documentary evidence. However, there is a lack of information regarding the usage of drugs in different social classes...
  5. pmc Feasibility of a cohort study on health risks caused by occupational exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields
    Jürgen Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bielefeld University, Universitatsstrasse 25, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany
    Environ Health 8:23. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the feasibility of performing a cohort study on health risks from occupational exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) in Germany...
  6. pmc Health inequalities in Germany: do regional-level variables explain differentials in cardiovascular risk?
    Juergen Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    BMC Public Health 7:132. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Biological effects on human health due to radiofrequency/microwave exposure: a synopsis of cohort studies
    Jürgen Breckenkamp
    Faculty of Health Sciences Department 3 Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, University of Bielefeld, PO Box 10 01 31, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Radiat Environ Biophys 42:141-54. 2003
    ..Due to these limitations and the inconsistencies of the results it has to be concluded that the studies give no evidence of high frequency emissions causing cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Applicability of an exposure model for the determination of emissions from mobile phone base stations
    J Breckenkamp
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld University, POB 10 01 31, D 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 131:474-81. 2008
    ..Otherwise, the use of dosemeters to determine the exposure from RF-EMF in epidemiological studies is recommended...
  9. doi request reprint Determinants and stability over time of perception of health risks related to mobile phone base stations
    Bernd Kowall
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Public Health 57:735-43. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study is to assess whether risk perception of MPBS is associated with concerns about other environmental and health risks, is associated with psychological strain, and is stable on the individual level over time...
  10. doi request reprint The association of pre-pregnancy overweight and obesity with delivery outcomes: a comparison of immigrant and non-immigrant women in Berlin, Germany
    Katharina Reiss
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld School of Public Health BiSPH, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Public Health 61:455-63. 2016
    ..To analyse the influence of maternal overweight/obesity on delivery outcomes among first- and second-generation immigrant women and non-immigrant women...
  11. pmc A distributional approach to obtain adjusted comparisons of proportions of a population at risk
    Odile Sauzet
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld School of Public Health BiSPH, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 13:8. 2016
    ..Dichotomisation of continuous data has statistical drawbacks such as loss of power but may be useful in epidemiological research to define high risk individuals...
  12. doi request reprint Contribution of overweight and obesity to adverse pregnancy outcomes among immigrant and non-immigrant women in Berlin, Germany
    Katharina Reiss
    1 Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld School of Public Health BiSPH, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 25:839-44. 2015
    ..We compared the contribution of pre-pregnancy overweight/obesity to adverse pregnancy outcomes among immigrant and autochthonous women in Berlin/Germany...
  13. doi request reprint Mobile phone base stations and adverse health effects: phase 2 of a cross-sectional study with measured radio frequency electromagnetic fields
    G Berg-Beckhoff
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, PO Box 100131, D 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Occup Environ Med 66:124-30. 2009
    ..The aim of the cross-sectional study was to test the hypothesis that exposure to continuous low-level radio frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMFs) emitted from mobile phone base stations was related to various health disturbances...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiologic evidence in the treatment of cardiovascular risk factors in Germany]
    U Laaser
    Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universitat Bielefeld
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 93:395-402. 1999
    ..Evidence based medicine needs more efficient evaluation of continued medical education and quality assurance...
  15. ncbi request reprint [The second stage of the Nursing Insurance Act and its effects on the institutional care within welfare for the elderly]
    U Laaser
    Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universitat Bielefeld
    Pflege 13:4-8. 2000
    ..In this study we examine the consequences of the 2nd stage of this legislation upon the care in old people's homes...
  16. ncbi request reprint [The effect of diagnosis-related groups on hospital care]
    U Laaser
    Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universitat Bielefeld
    Pflege 13:9-15. 2000
    ..In this study the consequences of two selected DRG's are examined: operations of patients with varicosis and with hernia...
  17. pmc Can a decline in the population means of cardiovascular risk factors reduce the number of people at risk?
    U Laaser
    School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:179-84. 2001
    ....
  18. doi request reprint [Evidence-based public health. Prevention and health promotion in the context of science, values and (vested) interests]
    Ansgar Gerhardus
    Abteilung Epidemiologie and International Public Health, Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universitat Bielefeld, Bielefeld
    Med Klin (Munich) 103:406-12. 2008
    ..A coherent model for evidence-based public health (EBPH) is missing so far. This paper aims at developing a conceptual as well as operational model for EBPH...
  19. doi request reprint Treatment of hypertension in Germany: is there a social gradient?
    Ulrich Laaser
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Public Health 57:185-91. 2012
    ..Effective hypertension control remains low without much improvement since the 1990s. However, information is limited whether and how social status impacts on hypertension control...
  20. doi request reprint Smoking during pregnancy among Turkish immigrants in Germany-are there associations with acculturation?
    Katharina Reiss
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld School of Public Health, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
    Nicotine Tob Res 17:643-52. 2015
    ..We analyzed the association between different acculturation measures and smoking among pregnant immigrant women from Turkey and compared smoking rates between Turkish and German women...
  21. doi request reprint German wide cross sectional survey on health impacts of electromagnetic fields in the view of general practitioners
    Bernd Kowall
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Public Health 55:507-12. 2010
    ..The proportion of general practitioners (GPs) in Germany who assume health impacts of electromagnetic fields (EMF) is assessed. Moreover, factors associated with this risk perception are examined...
  22. pmc How immigrants adapt their smoking behaviour: comparative analysis among Turkish immigrants in Germany and the Netherlands
    Katharina Reiss
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld School of Public Health BiSPH, Bielefeld University, P, O, Box 10 01 31, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    BMC Public Health 14:844. 2014
    ..We compared smoking prevalence among Turkish immigrants residing in two different countries (Germany (DE)/the Netherlands (NL)) between and within countries by time spent in Turkey and DE/NL...
  23. ncbi request reprint Social epidemiology after the German reunification: East vs. West or poor vs. rich?
    Oliver Razum
    Bielefeld University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Public Health 53:13-22. 2008
    ..Seventeen years after reunification, economic disparities persist between former "East" and "West" Germany. We examine whether there are according health disparities and how they developed over time...