Vivian Bos

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Duration of residence was not consistently related to immigrant mortality
    Vivian Bos
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:585-92. 2007
  3. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality within ethnic groups in the Netherlands, 1995-2000
    Vivian Bos
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:329-35. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of age at immigration and generational status of the mother on infant mortality in ethnic minority populations in The Netherlands
    Ernst Jan W M Troe
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 17:134-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnic inequalities in age- and cause-specific mortality in The Netherlands
    Vivian Bos
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1112-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in total and cause-specific infant mortality in The Netherlands
    Ernst Jan W M Troe
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:140-7. 2006
  7. pmc Differences in cause-of-death patterns between the native Dutch and persons of Indonesian descent in the Netherlands
    Lintje Ho
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 97:1616-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in socioeconomic inequalities in self-assessed health in 10 European countries
    Anton E Kunst
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 34:295-305. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Widening socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in six Western European countries
    Johan P Mackenbach
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 32:830-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Duration of residence was not consistently related to immigrant mortality
    Vivian Bos
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:585-92. 2007
    ..This paper aimed to examine immigrant mortality according to duration of residence in the Netherlands and to compare duration-specific mortality levels to levels of mortality in the native Dutch population...
  3. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality within ethnic groups in the Netherlands, 1995-2000
    Vivian Bos
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:329-35. 2005
    ..To analyse socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in Dutch, Turkish, Moroccans, Surinamese, and Antillean/Aruban men and women living in the Netherlands and to assess the contribution of specific causes of death to these inequalities...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of age at immigration and generational status of the mother on infant mortality in ethnic minority populations in The Netherlands
    Ernst Jan W M Troe
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 17:134-8. 2007
    ..We examined the association of generational status and age at immigration of the mother with infant mortality in migrant populations in The Netherlands...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ethnic inequalities in age- and cause-specific mortality in The Netherlands
    Vivian Bos
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1112-9. 2004
    ..By describing ethnic differences in age- and cause-specific mortality in The Netherlands we aim to identify factors that determine whether ethnic minority groups have higher or lower mortality than the native population of the host country...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in total and cause-specific infant mortality in The Netherlands
    Ernst Jan W M Troe
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:140-7. 2006
    ..Marital status and age of the mother are important other risk factors of infant mortality...
  7. pmc Differences in cause-of-death patterns between the native Dutch and persons of Indonesian descent in the Netherlands
    Lintje Ho
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 97:1616-8. 2007
    ..The differences in cause-of-death patterns may reflect persistent influences of country of origin and migration history...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in socioeconomic inequalities in self-assessed health in 10 European countries
    Anton E Kunst
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 34:295-305. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Widening socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in six Western European countries
    Johan P Mackenbach
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 32:830-7. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint 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...
  11. pmc High incidence of pulmonary tuberculosis persists a decade after immigration, The Netherlands
    Annelies M Vos
    Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:736-9. 2004
    ..Possible explanations are reactivation of old infections and infection transmitted after immigration. Control policies should be determined on the basis of the as-yet unknown main causes of the persistent high incidence...