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Li, A. (author), Vermaire, J.H. (author), Chen, Y. (author), van der Sluis, L.W.M. (author), Thomas, R.Z. (author), Tjakkes, G.H.E. (author), Schuller, A.A. (author)
Background: Studies exclusively focusing on trends in socioeconomic inequality of oral health status in industrialized countries are relatively sparse. This study aimed to assess possible differences in oral hygiene and periodontal status among people of different socioeconomic status (SES) in the Netherlands over two decades. Methods: A...
article 2021
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Robroek, S.J.W. (author), Oude Hengel, K.M. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author), Boot, C.R.L. (author), van Lenthe, F.J. (author), Burdorf, A. (author), Coenen, P. (author)
This individual participant data meta-analysis assessed the effectiveness of workplace health promotion programmes on body mass index (BMI) across socio-economic groups and whether study and intervention characteristics explained inequalities in effectiveness. Studies were eligible if they assessed the effect of a workplace health promotion...
article 2020
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Schuring, M. (author), Robroek, S.J.W. (author), Carrino, L. (author), O'Prinsen, A.C. (author), Oude Hengel, K.M. (author), Avendano, M. (author), Burdorf, A. (author)
Background: Declines in employment protection may have disproportionate effects on employment opportunities of workers with low education and poorer health. This study investigates the impact of changes in employment protection levels on employment rates according to education and health in 23 European countries. Methods: Data were taken from...
article 2020
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Oude Hengel, K.M. (author), Coenen, P. (author), Robroek, S.J.W. (author), Boot, C.R.L. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author), van Lenthe, F.J. (author), Burdorf, A. (author)
Introduction Obesity and unhealthy behaviour are more prevalent among workers with a low compared with a high socioeconomic position (SEP), and thus contribute to socioeconomic health inequalities. The occupational setting is considered an important setting to address unhealthy behaviours due to the possibility to efficiently reach a large group...
article 2019
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Oude Hengel, K. (author), Broek, S.J.W. (author), Eekhout, I. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author), Burdorf, A. (author)
article 2019
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Qian, Y. (author), Behrens, P. (author), Tukker, A. (author), Rodrigues, J.F.D. (author), Li, P. (author), Scherer, L. (author)
Recent years have witnessed a growing volume in Chinese interregional trade, along with the increasing disparities in environmental pressures. This has prompted an increased attention on where the responsibilities for environmental impacts should be placed. In this paper, we quantify the environmental responsibility of SO2 emissions and...
article 2019
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Zeitlin, J. (author), Mortensen, L. (author), Cuttini, M. (author), Lack, N. (author), Nijhauis, J. (author), Haidinger, G. (author), Blondel, B. (author), Hindori-Mohangoo, A.D. (author)
Background Stillbirth and neonatal mortality rates declined in Europe between 2004 and 2010. We hypothesised that declines might be greater for countries with higher mortality in 2004 and disproportionally affect very preterm infants at highest risk. Methods Data about live births, stillbirths and neonatal deaths by gestational age (GA) were...
article 2016
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Zeitlin, J. (author), Mortensen, L. (author), Prunet, C. (author), Macfarlane, A. (author), Hindori-Mohangoo, A.D. (author), Gissler, M. (author), Szamotulska, K. (author), van der Pal, K. (author), Bolumar, F. (author), Andersen, A.M. (author), Ólafsdóttir, H.S. (author), Zhang, W.H. (author), Blondel, B. (author), Alexander, S. (author)
Background: Previous studies have shown that socioeconomic position is inversely associated with stillbirth risk, but the impact on national rates in Europe is not known. We aimed to assess the magnitude of social inequalities in stillbirth rates in European countries using indicators generated from routine monitoring systems. Methods:...
article 2016
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Duijster, D. (author), de Jong-Lenters, M. (author), de Ruiter, C. (author), Thijssen, J. (author), van Loveren, C. (author), Verrips, E. (author)
Objectives The aim of this cross-sectional study was to investigate the relationship between parental and family-related factors and childhood dental caries in a sample of 5- to 6-year-old children of Dutch, Moroccan and Turkish origin. Furthermore, the relationship of parental and family-related factors with social class and ethnicity was...
article 2015
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Hafkam-de Groen, E. (author)
This thesis focuses on asthma symptoms in early childhood. From a public health perspective, we aim to improve health and health-related quality of life through the prevention of asthma symptoms and by signaling, counselling or management of children who are at a high risk of developing asthma. The public health approach that we used in this...
doctoral thesis 2014
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Trottemant, E.J. (author), Weiss, M. (author), Vermeulen, A. (author), TNO Defensie en Veiligheid (author)
Robust programming, and more specific LMI techniques, have proven to be an extremely effective tool for the synthesis of missile guidance laws. The advantage of this model-based approach is that a large class of uncertainties can be taken into account and a robust guidance law is obtained. In this paper the class of uncertainties applicable for...
conference paper 2009
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van Laar, J.J.N. (author), Grishchenko, M. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author), Stronks, K. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Aims: Little is known about ethnic differences in the timely diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes mellitus (Type 1 DM). This study aimed to assess ethnic inequalities in the timely diagnosis of Type 1 DM, as indicated by a more adverse clinical condition at onset. In addition, we assessed whether these differences could be explained by differences in...
article 2007
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Hulshof, K.F.A.M. (author), Brussaard, J.H. (author), Kruizinga, A.G. (author), Telman, J. (author), Löwik, M.R.H. (author), TNO Voeding (author)
Objective: To study differences in dietary intake between adults with different socioeconomic status (SES) and trends over time. Design: Cross-sectional study based on data of three Dutch National Food Consumption Surveys (DNFCS-1 1987/88; DNFCS-2 1992; DNFCS-3 1997/98), obtained from a panel by a stratified probability sample of the non...
article 2003
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