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Prof.Dr. J.P. Mackenbach  - click to enlarge
Prof.Dr. J.P. Mackenbach
Chair of the Department of Public Health
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    2013

    Mackenbach JP. Political conditions and life expectancy in Europe, 1900-2008. Soc Sci Med. 2013 Apr;82:134-46.

    Mackenbach JP. Convergence and divergence of life expectancy in Europe: a centennial view. Eur J Epidemiol. 2013 Mar;28(3):229-40.

    Mackenbach JP, Hoffmann R, Khoshaba B, Plug I, Rey G, Westerling R, Parna K, Jougla E, Alfonso J, Looman CWN, McKee M. Using 'amenable mortality' as indicator of healthcare effectiveness in international comparisons: results of a validation study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2013 Feb;67(2):139-46.

    Mackenbach JP, Karanikolos M, McKee M. The unequal health of Europeans: successes and failures of policies. Lancet. 2013 Mar 30;381(9872):1125-34.

    Mackenbach JP, Karanikolos M, McKee M. Health policy in Europe: factors critical for success. BMJ. 2013;346:f533.

    Mackenbach JP, McKee M. A comparative analysis of health policy performance in 43 European countries. Eur J Public Health. 2013 Apr;23(2):195-201.

    Aarts MJ, Kamphuis CBM, Louwman MJ, Coebergh JWW, Mackenbach JP, Lenthe FJ van. Educational inequalities in cancer survival: a role for comorbidities and health behaviours? J Epidemiol Community Health. 2013 Apr;67(4):365-73.

    Beenackers MA, Kamphuis CBM, Mackenbach JP, Burdorf A, Lenthe FJ van. Why some walk and others don't: exploring interactions of perceived safety and social neighborhood factors with psychosocial cognitions. Health Educ Res. 2013 Apr;28(2):220-33.

    Cramm JM, Hartgerink JM, Steyerberg EW, Bakker TJ, Mackenbach JP, Nieboer AP. Understanding older patients' self-management abilities: functional loss, self-management, and well-being. Qual Life Res. 2013 Feb;22(1):85-92.

    Flink IJE, Beirens TMJ, Looman CWN, Landgraf JM, Tiemeier H, Mol HA, Jaddoe VWV, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Health-related quality of life of infants from ethnic minority groups: the Generation R Study. Qual Life Res. 2013 Apr;22(3):653-64.

    Greer SL, Hervey TK, Mackenbach JP, McKee M. Health law and policy in the European Union. Lancet. 2013 Mar 30;381(9872):1135-44.

    Have M ten, Heide A van der, Mackenbach JP, Beaufort ID de. An ethical framework for the prevention of overweight and obesity: a tool for thinking through a programme's ethical aspects. Eur J Public Health. 2013 Apr;23(2):299-305.

    Hoffmann R, Eikemo TA, Kulhanova I, Dahl E, Deboosere P, Dzurova D, Oyen H van, Rychtarikova J, Strand BH, Mackenbach JP. The potential impact of a social redistribution of specific risk factors on socioeconomic inequalities in mortality: illustration of a method based on population attributable fractions. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2013 Jan;67(1):56-62.

    Jonker MF, Lenthe FJ van, Donkers B, Congdon PD, Burdorf A, Mackenbach JP. The impact of nursing homes on small-area life expectancies. Health Place. 2013 Oct 12;19:25-32.

    Majer IM, Stevens R, Nusselder WJ, Mackenbach JP, Baal PHM van. Modeling and forecasting health expectancy: theoretical framework and application. Demography. 2013 Apr;50(2):673-97.

    Prins RG, Kamphuis CBM, Empelen P van, Beenackers MA, Brug J, Mackenbach JP, Oenema A. Explaining socio-demographic differences in disengagement from sports in adolescence. Eur J Public Health. 2013 Jan 8.

    Rijlaarsdam J, Stevens GWJM, Ende J van der, Hofman A, Jaddoe VWV, Mackenbach JP, Verhulst FC, Tiemeier H. Economic disadvantage and young children's emotional and behavioral problems: mechanisms of risk. J Abnorm Child Psychol. 2013 Jan;41(1):125-37.

    Rijlaarsdam J, Tiemeier H, Hofman A, Jaddoe VWV, Mackenbach JP, Verhulst FC, Stevens GWJM. Home environments of infants: relations with child development through age 3. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2013 Jan;67(1):14-20.

    Rossem L van, Kiefte-de Jong JC, Looman CWN, Jaddoe VWV, Hofman A, Hokken-Koelega AC, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Raat H. Weight change before and after the introduction of solids: results from a longitudinal birth cohort. Br J Nutr. 2013 Jan;109(2):370-5.

    Vos AJBM de, Bakker TJEM, Vreede PL de, Wijngaarden JDH van, Steyerberg EW, Mackenbach JP, Nieboer AP. The Prevention and Reactivation Care Program: intervention fidelity matters. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013;13:29.

    Wijtzes AI, Jansen W, Jaddoe VWV, Moll HA, Tiemeier H, Verhulst FC, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Ethnic background and television viewing time among 4-year-old preschool children: the generation R study. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2013 Feb;34(2):63-71.

     

    2012

     

    Mackenbach JP. The persistence of health inequalities in modern welfare states: The explanation of a paradox. Social Science and Medicine 2012;75:761-769.  

    Mackenbach JP. Public health and welfare. Eur J Public Health. 2012 Feb;22(1):1.

    Bhopal RS, Rafnsson SB, Agyemang C, Fagot-Campagna A, Giampaoli S, Hammar N, Harding S, Hedlund E, Juel K, Mackenbach JP, Primatesta P, Rey G, Rosato M, Wild S, Kunst AE. Mortality from circulatory diseases by specific country of birth across six European countries: test of concept. Eur J Public Health. 2012 Jun;22(3): 353-9.

    Boshuizen H, Nusselder W, Mackenbach JP, Smit HA, Baal P van, Hoogenveen R, Lhachimi S. The DYNAMO-HIA model: An efficint implementation of risk factor / chronic disease Markov model use in health impact assessment. Demography 2012 Nov;49(4):1259-83. 

    Bouthoorn SH, van Lenthe FJ, Hokken-Koelega AC, Moll HA, Tiemeier H, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Jaddoe VW, Raat H. Head circumference of infants born to mothers with different educational levels; the generation R study. PLoS One. 2012;7(6):e39798.

    Chot A, de Groot C, Redekop K, Hoefman R, Koopmans G, Jaddoe V, Hofman A, Steegers E, Trappenburg M, Mackenbach JP, Foets M. Differences in quality of antenatal care provided by midwives to low-risk pregnant dutch women in different ethnic groups. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2012 Sep-Oct;57(5):461-8.

    Cramm JM, Hartgerink JM, de Vreede PL, Bakker TJ, Steyerberg EW, Mackenbach JP, Nieboer AP. The relationship between older adults' self-management abilities, well-being and depression. Eur J Ageing. 2012 Dec;9(4):353-360.

    Etman A, Burdorf A, Van der Cammen TJ, Mackenbach JP, Van Lenthe FJ. Socio-demographic determinants of worsening in frailty among community-dwelling older people in 11 European countries. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2012;66:1116-1121.

    Fehr R, Hurley F, Mekel OC, Mackenbach JP. Quantitative health impact assessment: taking stock and moving forward. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2012;66:1088-1091.

    Gallo V, Mackenbach JP, Ezzati M, Menvielle G, Kunst AE, Rohrmann S, Kaaks R, Teucher B, Boeing H, Bergmann MM, Tjnneland A, Dalton SO, Overvad K, Redondo ML, Agudo A, Daponte A, Arriola L, Navarro C, Gurrea AB, Khaw KT, Wareham N, Key T, Naska A, Trichopoulou A, Trichopoulos D, Masala G, Panico S, Contiero P, Tumino R, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Siersema PD, Peeters PP, Zackrisson S, Almquist M, Eriksson S,

    Hallmans G, Skeie G, Braaten T, Lund E, Illner AK, Mouw T, Riboli E, Vineis P. Social inequalities and mortality in europe - results from a large multi-national cohort. PLoS One. 2012 Jul;7(7):e39013.

    Hafkamp-de Groen E, van Rossem L, de Jongste JC, Mohangoo AD, Moll HA, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. The role of prenatal, perinatal and postnatal factors in the explanation of socioeconomic inequalities in preschool asthma symptoms: the Generation R Study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2012;66:1017-1024. 

    Hooven EH van den, Pierik FH, de Kluizenaar Y, Willemsen SP, Hofman A, van Ratingen SW, Zandveld PY, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Miedema HM, Jaddoe VW. Air pollution exposure during pregnancy, ultrasound measures of fetal growth, and adverse birth outcomes: a prospective cohort study. Environ Health Perspect. 2012 Jan;120(1):150-6. 

    Jaddoe VW, van Duijn CM, Franco OH, van der Heijden AJ, van Iizendoorn MH, de Jongste JC, van der Lugt A, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Raat H, Rivadeneira F, Steegers EA, Tiemeier H, Uitterlinden AG, Verhulst FC, Hofman A. The Generation R Study: design and cohort update 2012. Eur J Epidemiol. 2012 Sep;27(9):739-56.

    Janssens AC, Henneman L, Detmar SB, Khoury MJ, Steyerberg EW, Eijkemans MJ, Mushkudiani N, Oostra BA, van Duijn CM, Mackenbach JP. Accuracy of self-reported family history is strongly influenced by the accuracy of self-reported personal health status of relatives. J Clin Epidemiol. 2012; 65(1): 82-89.

    Kok R, Avendano M, Bago d'Uva T, Mackenbach JP. Can Reporting Heterogeneity Explain Differences in Depressive Symptoms Across Europe? Soc Indic Res. 2012 Jan;105(2):191-210.

    Kulik M, Nusselder W, Boshuizen H, Lhachimi S, Fernandez Munoz E, Mackenbach JP, Smit HA, Baili P, BennettK. Comparison of Tobacco Control Scenarios: Quantifying Estimates of Long-term Health Impact Using the DYNAMO-HIA Modeling Tool. PLoS One. 2012;7(2):e32363.

    Lhachimi SK, Cole KJ, Nusselder WJ, Smit HA, Baili P, Bennett K, Pomerleau J, McKee M, Charlesworth K, Kulik MC, Mackenbach JP, Boshuizen H. Health impacts of increasing alcohol prices in the European Union: A dynamic projection. Prev Med. 2012 Sep;55(3):237-43.

    Lhachimi SK, Nusselder WJ, Smit HA, van Baal P, Baili P, Bennett K, Fernndez E, Kulik MC, Lobstein T, Pomerleau J, Mackenbach JP, Boshuizen HC. DYNAMO-HIA--a Dynamic Modeling tool for generic Health Impact Assessments. PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e33317.

    Mkinen TE, Sippola R, Borodulin K, Rahkonen O, Kunst AE, Klumbiene J, Regidor E, Ekholm O, Mackenbach JP, Prttl R. Explaining educational differences in leisure-time physical activity in Europe: the contribution of work-related factors. Scand J Med Sci Sports 2012;22:439-447.

    Mohangoo AD, de Koning HJ, de Jongste JC, Landgraf JM, van der Wouden JC, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Moll HA, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Asthma-like symptoms in the first year of life and health-related quality of life at age 12 months: the Generation R study. Qual Life Res. 2012 Apr;21(3):545-54. 

    Plug I, Hoffmann R, Artnik B, Bopp M, Borrell C, Costa G, Deboosere P, Esnaola S, Kalediene R, Leinsalu M, Lundberg O, Martikainen P, Regidor E, Rychtarikova J, Strand BH, Wojtyniak B, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality from conditions amenable to medical interventions: do they reflect inequalities in access or quality of health care? BMC Public Health. 2012 May 11;12(1):346.

    Raalte A van, Kunst AE, Lundberg O, Leinsalu M, Martikainen P, Artnik B, Deboosere P, Stirbu I, Wojtyniak B, Mackenbach JP. The contribution for educational inequalities to lifespan variation. Population Health Metrics 2012; 10: 3.

    Regidor E. Kunst AE, Rodrguez-Artalejo, Mackenbach JP. Small socioeconomic differences in mortality in Spanish older people. Eur J Public Health 2012 Feb;22(1):80-5.                          

    Rossem L van, Kiefte-Jong de JC, Looman C, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Hokken A, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Raat H.Weight change before and after the introduction of solids: results from a longitudinal birth cohort. Br J Nutr. 2012 Aug:1-6.

    Rossem L van , Kiefte-de Jong JC, Looman CW, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Hokken-Koelega AC, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Raat H. Weight change before and after the introduction of solids: results from a longitudinal birth cohort. Br J Nutr. 2012 Apr 5:1-6.

    Rossem L van, Vogel I, Moll HA, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. An observational study on socio-economic and ethnic differences in indicators of sedentary behavior and physical activity in preschool children. Prev Med. 2012 Jan 1;54(1):55-60.

    Rijlaarsdam J, Stevens GW, van der Ende J, Arends LR, Hofman A, Jaddoe VW, Mackenbach JP, Verhulst FC, Tiemeier H. A brief observational instrument for the assessment of infant home environment: development and psychometric testing. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2012 Sep;21(3):195-204.

    Silva LM, van Rossem L, Jansen PW, Hokken-Koelega AC, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Jaddoe VW, Raat H. Children of low socioeconomic status show accelerated linear growth in early childhood; results from the Generation R Study. PLoS One. 2012;7(5):e37356.

    Snijder CA, Brand T, Jaddoe V, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Burdorf A. Physically demanding work, fetal growth and the risk of adverse birth outcomes. The Generation R Study. Occup Environ Med. 2012 Aug;69(8):543-50.

    Stirbu I, Looman C, Nijhof G, Reulings P, Mackenbach JP. Income inequalities in case death of ischemic heart disease in the Netherlands: a national record-linked study. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2012;10:1159-1166.

    Timmermans S, Steegers-Theunissen RP, Vujkovic M, den Breeijen H, Russcher H, Lindemans J, Mackenbach JP Hofman A, Lesaffre EE, Jaddoe VV, Steegers EA. The Mediterranean diet and fetal size parameters: the Generation R Study. Br J Nutr. 2012 Feb 21:1-11.

    Vandenheede H, Deboosere P, Stirbu I, Agyemang CO, Harding S, Juel K, Rafnsson SB, Regidor E, Rey G, Rosato M, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Migrant mortality from diabetes mellitus across Europe: the importance of socio-economic change. Eur J Epidemiol. 2011. Dec 14;27:109-117.

    de Vos AJ, Asmus-Szepesi KJ, Bakker TJ, de Vreede PL, van Wijngaarden JD, Steyerberg EW, Mackenbach JP, Nieboer AP. Integrated approach to prevent functional decline in hospitalized elderly: the Prevention and Reactivation Care Program (PReCaP). BMC Geriatr. 2012 Mar 16;12:7.

    Walter S, Mackenbach JP, Vok Z, Lhachimi S, Ikram MA, Uitterlinden AG, Newman AB, Murabito JM, Garcia ME, Gudnason V, Tanaka T, Tranah GJ, Wallaschofski H, Kocher T, Launer LJ, Franceschini N, Schipper M, Hofman A, Tiemeier H. Genetic, Physiological, and Lifestyle Predictors of Mortality in the General Population. Am J Public Health. 2012 Apr;102(4):e3-e10.

    Wijtzes AI, Jansen W, Kamphuis CB, Jaddoe VW, Moll HA, Tiemeier H, Verhulst FC, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Increased risk of exceeding entertainment-media guidelines in preschool children from low socioeconomic background: The Generation R Study. Prev Med. 2012 Oct;55(4):325-9.

     

    2011

    Mackenbach JP. The English strategy to reduce health inequalities. Lancet 2010; 377(9782); 1986-1988. click here

    Mackenbach JP. What would happen to health inequalities if smoking were eliminated? They would persist at a lower level because obesity would fill part of the gap. BMJ 2011; 342. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Can we reduce health inequalities? An analysis of the English strategy (1997-2010). J Epidemiol Comm Health 2011; 65: 568-575. click here

    Mackenbach JP, Meerding WJ, Kunst AE. Economic costs of health inequalities in the European Union. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2011; 65(5): 412-419. click here

    Bakker R, Steegers EA, Biharie AA, Mackenbach JP, Hofman A, Jaddoe VW. Explaining differences in birth outcomes in relation to maternal age: the Generation R Study. BJOG 2011; 118(9): 1147-1148. click here

    Burdorf A, Brand T, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA. The effects of work-related maternal risk factors on time to pregnancy, preterm birth and birth weight: the Generation R Study. Occup Environ Med. 2011; 68(3): 197-204. click here

    Chot AA, Koopmans GT, Redekop WK, Groot CJ de, Hoefman RJ, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Steegers EA, Mackenbach JP, Trappenburg M, Foets M. Explaining ethnic differences in late antenatal care entry by predisposing. Enabling and need factors in the Netherslands. The Generation R Study. Matern Child Health J. 2011; 15(6): 689-699. click here  

    Hooven EH van der, Kluizenaar Y de, Pierik FH, Hofman A, Ratingen SW van, Zandveld PY, Mackenbach JP, Miedema HM, Jaddoe VW. Air pollution, blood pressure, and the risk of hypertensive complications during pregnancy: the Generation R Study. Hypertension 2011; 57(3): 406-412. click here  

    Jansen W, Borsboom G, Meima A, Zwanenburg EJ, Mackenbach JP, Raat H, Brug J. Effectiveness of a primary school-based intervention to reduce overweight. Int J Pediatr Obes. 2011; 6(2): 70-77. click here

    Klijs B, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Obesity, smoking, alchohol consumption and years lived with disability: a Sullivan life table approach. BMC Public Health 2011; 11(1): 378. click here

    Klijs B, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Future disability projections could be improved by connecting in the theory of a dynamic equilibrium. J. Clin Epidemiol. 2011; 64(4): 436-443. click here

    Majer IM, Nusselder WJ, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Life expectancy and life expectancy with disability of normal weight, overweight, obese smokers and nonsmokers in Europe. Obesity, 2011; 19(7): 1451-1459. click here

    Rours GI, Duijts L, Moll HA, Arends LR, Groot R de, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Steegers EA, Mackenbach JP, der Zwaan EA, Verkooijen RP, Verbrugh HA. Chlamydia trachomatis infection during pregnancy associated with preterm delivery: a population-based. Eur J Public Health 2011; 26(6): 493-502. click here

    Schuring M, Mackenbach JP, Voorham T, Burdorf A. The effect of re-employment on perceived health. J. Epidemiol Comm Health 2011; 65(7): 639-644. click here

    Timmerman S, Bonsel GJ, Steegers-Theunissen RP, Mackenbach JP, Steyerberg EW, Raat H, Verburgh HA, Tiemeier HW, Hofman A, Birnie E. Lomman CW, Jaddoe VW, Steegers EA. Individual accumulation of heterogeneous risks explains perinatal inequalities within deprived neighbourhoods. Eur J Epidemiol. 2011; 26(2): 165-180.  click here

     

    2010

    Mackenbach JP. Has the English strategy to reduce health inequalities failed? Soc Sci Med. 2010; 71(7): 1249-1253.

    Mackenbach JP. New trends in health inequalities research: now its personal. Lancet 2010; 376(9744): 854-855.

    Bakker R, Steegers EA, Mackenbach JP, Hofman A, Jaddoe VW. Maternal smoking and blood pressure in different trimesters of pregnancy: The Generation R Study. J Hypertens. 2010; 28(11): 2210-2218.

    Berg T van den, Schuring M, Avendano M, Mackenbach JP, Burdorf A. The impact of ill health on exit from paid employment in Europe among older workers. Occup. Environ Med. 2010; 67(12): 845-852.

    Chot AA, Groot CJ de, Bruijnzeels MA, Redekop K, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Steegers EA, Mackenbach JC, Foets M. Ethnic differences in antenatal care use in a large multi-ethnic urban population in the Netherlands. Midwifery 2011; 27(1): 36-41.

    Fransen MP, Wildschut HI, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Galjaard RJ, Essink-Bot ML. Ethnic and socio-economic differencec in uptake of prenatal diagnostic tests for Downs syndrome. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2010; 151(2): 158-162.

    Fransen MP, Essink-Bot ML, Vogel I, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Wildschut HI. Ethnic differences in informed decision-making about prenatal screening for Downs syndrome. J Epidemiol Comm. Health 2010; 64(3): 262-268. click here 

    Have M ten, Beaufort ID de, Mackenbach JP, Heide A van der. An overview of ethical frameworks in public health: can they be supportive in the evaluation of programs to prevent overweight? BMC Public Health 2010; 10(1): 638.

    Jaddoe Vw, Duijn CM van, Heijden AJ van der, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Steegers EA, Tiemeier H, Uitterlinden AG, Verhulst FC, Hofman A. The Generation R Study: design and cohort update 2010. Eur J Epidemiol Comm. Health 2010; 25(11): 823-841.

    Jansen PW, Raat H, Mackenbach JP, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Oort FV van, Verhulst FC, Tiemeier H. National origin and behavioural problems of Toddlers: The role of family risk factors and maternal immigration characteristics. J Abnorm Child Psychol 2010; 38(8): 1151-1164.

    Jansen W, Mackenbach JP.Weight status, energy-balance behaviours and intention in 9 to 12-year-old- inner-city children. J Hum Nutr Diet 2010; 23(1): 85-96. click here

    Jansen PW, Tiemeier H, Verhulst FC, Burdorf A, Jaddoe WV, Hofman A, Moll HA, Verburg BO, Steegers EA, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Employment status and the risk of pregnancy complications: the Generation R Study. Occup Environ Med. 2010; 67(6): 387-394. click here

    Kamphuis CB, Mackenbach JP, Giskes K, Huisman M, Brug J, Lenthe FJ van. Why do poor people perceive poor neighbourhoods? The role of objective neighbourhood features and psychosocial factors. Health Place 2010; 16(4): 744-754. click here

     

    Klijs B, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Disability occurence and proximity to death. Disabil Rehabil 2010; 32(21): 1733-1741.

    Lhachimi SK, Nusselder WJ, Boshuizen HC, Mackenbach JP. Standard tool for quantification in health impact assessment a review. Am J Prev Med 2010; 38(1): 78-84. click here

    Mohd Hairi F, Mackenbach JP, Andersen-Ranberg K, Avendao M. Does socioeconomic status predict grip strength in older Europeans? Results from the SHARE study in non-institionalized men and women aged 50+. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2010; 64(9): 829-837.

    Mohangoo AD, Koning HJ de, Hafkamp-De Groen E, Wouden JC van der, Jaddoe VW, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Jongste JC de, Raat H. A comparison of parent-reported wheezing or shortness of breath among infants as assessed by questionnaire and physician-interview: The Generation R Study. Pediatr Pulmonol 2010; 45(5):500-507. click here

    Raat H, Rossem L van, Jaddoe VW, Landgraf JM, Feeny D, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP.The Generation R study: a candidate gene study and genome-wide association study (GWAS) on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of mothers and young children. Qual Life Res. 2010; 19(10): 1439-1446.

     

    Rossem L van, Vogel I, Steegers EA, Moll HA, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Breastfeeding patterns among ethic minorities: The Generation R study. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2010; 64(12): 1080-1085.

    Rossem L van, Silva L, Hokken-Koelega ACS, Arends LR, Moll HA, Jaddoe WV, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Socio-economic status is not inversely associated with overweight in preschool children. The Generation R Study. J Pediatrics 2010; 157(6): 929-935.

     

    Roskam AJR, Kunst AE, Oyen H van, Demarest S, Klumbiene J, Regidor E, Helmert U, Florence J, Dzurova D,  Mackenbach JP.Comparative appraisal of educational inequalities in overweight and obesity among adults in 19 European countries. Int J Epidemiol 2010; 39(2): 392-404. click here 

    Roza SJ, Batenburg-Eddes T van, Steegers EA, Jaddoe VW, Mackenbach JP, Hofman A, Verhulst FC, Tiemeier H. Maternal folic acid supplement use in early pregnancy and child behaviour problems: The Generation R Study. Br J Nutr. 2010; 103(3): 445-452. click here 

    Saridjan NS, Huizink AC, Koetsier JA, Jaddoe VW, Mackenbach JP, Hofman A, Kirschbaumf C, Verhulst FC, Tiemeier H. Do social disadvantage and early family adversity affect the diurnal cortisol rhythm in infants? The Generation R Study. Horm Behav. 2010; 57(2): 247-254. click here

     

    Silva L, Jansen PW, Steegers EA, Jaddoe WV, Arends LR. Tiemeier H, Verhulst FC, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Mothers educational level and fetal growth: the genesis of health inequalities. Int J Epidemiol 2010; 1-12.   

    Stirbu I, Kunst AE, Bopp M, Leinsalu M, Regidor E, Esnaola S, Costa G, Martikainen P, Borrell C, Kalediene R, Rychtarikova J, Artnik B, Deboosere P, Mackenbach JP.Educational inequalities in avoidable mortality in Europe. J Epidemiol Comm. Health 2010; 64(10): 913-920.

    Veen YJ van der, Zwart O de, Mackenbach JP, Richardus JH. Cultural tailoring for the promotion of hepatitis B screening in Turkish Dutch: a protocol for a randomized controlled trial. BMC Public Health 2010;10:674.

    Veling W, Hoek HW, Wiersma D, Mackenbach JP. Ethnic identity and the risk of schizophrenia in ethnic minorities: a case-control study. Schizophrenia Bulletin 2010; 36(6): 1149-1156. 

    Wolfers ME, Kok G, Mackenbach JP, Zwart O de. Correlates of STI testing among vocational school students in the Netherlands. MBC Public Health 2010;10(1):725.

     

    2009

    Mackenbach JP. Bacalhao under the Ponte 25 de Abril: impressions from Lisbon. Eur J Publ Health 2009; 19(1): 1. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Politics is nothing but medicine at a larger scale: reflections on public healths biggest idea. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2009; 63(3): 181-184.click here

    Andersen-Ranberg K, Petersen I, Frederiksen H, Mackenbach JP, Christensen K. Cross-national differences in grip strength among 50+ year-old Europeans: results from the SHARE study European Journal of Ageing. 2009; 6(3): 227-236.

    Avendao M, Juerges H, Mackenbach JP. Educational level and changes in health across Europe: longitudinal results from SHARE. J Eur Social Policy 2009; 19: 301-315.

    Avendao M, Glymour MM, Banks J, Mackenbach JP. Health Disadvantage in US Adults Aged 50 to 74 Years: A Comparison of the Health of Rich and Poor Americans With That of Europeans. Am J Public Health; 99(3): 540-548. click here 

    Ay L, Kruithof CJ, Bakker R, Steegers EA, Witteman JC, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Hokken-Koelega AC, Jaddoe VW. Maternal anthropometrics are associated with fetal size in different periods of pregnancy and at birth. The Generation R Study. BJOG 2009; 116(7): 953-963.

    Berg MP van den, Ende J van der, Crijnen AA, Jaddoe VW, Mole HA Mackenbach JP, Hokken-Koelega AC, Jaddoe VW. Paternal depressive symptoms during pregnancy are related to excessive infant crying. Pediatrics 2009; 124(1): e96-103.

    Choy WC, Lpez-Len S, Aulchenko YS, Mackenbach JP,  Oostra BA, Duijn CM van, Janssens AC. Role of shared genetic and environmental factors in symptons of depression and body composition. Psychiatr Genet. 2009; 19(1): 32-38. click here

    Fransen MP, Wildschut HI, Vogel I, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Essink-Bot ML. Ethnic differences in considerations whether or not to participate in prenatal screening for Down syndrome. Prenat Diagn. 2009; 29(13): 1262-1269. click here

    Fransen MP, Wildschut H, Vogel I, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Essink-Bot ML. Information about prenatal screening for Down syndrome: ethnic differences in knowledge. Patient Educ Couns. 2009; 77(2): 279-288. click here

    Giskes K, Lenthe FJ van, Kamphuis CBM, Brug J, Mackenbach JP. Household and food shopping environments: do they play a role in socioeconomic inequalities in fruit and vegetable consumption? A multilevel study among Dutch adults. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2009; 63(2): 113-120. click here

    Heyden JH van der, Schaap MM, Kunst AE, Esnaola S, Borrell C, Cox B, Leinsalu M, Stirbu I, Kalediene R, Deboosere P, Mackenbach JP, Oyen H van. Socioeconomic inequalities in lung cancer mortality in 16 European populations. Lung Cancer 2009; 63(3): 322-330.click here

    Hooven EH van de, Jaddoe WV, Kluizenaar Y de, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Miedema ME, Pierik FH. Residential traffic exposure and pregnancy-related outcomes in a prenatally recruited birth cohort. Environ Health. 2009; 8(1): 59.

    Jansen PW, Raat H, Mackenbach JP, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Verhulst FC, Tiemeier H. Socioeconomic Inequalities in Infant Temperament. The Generation R Study. Soc Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2009; 44(2): 87-95.

    Jansen PW, Tiemeier H, Jaddoe WV, Hofman A, Steegers EA, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP,  Raat H. Explaining Educational Inequalities in Preterm Birth. The Generation R Study. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neotal Ed. 2009; 94(1): F28-34. click here

    Jansen PW, Tiemeier H, Looman CWN, Jaddoe WN, Hofman A, Moll HA, Steegers EA, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP,  Raat H. Explaining educational inequalities in birthweight. The Generation R Study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2009; 23(3):216-228.

    Kamphuis CB, Lenthe FJ van, Giskes K, Huisman M, Brug J, Mackenbach JP.Socioeconomic differences in lack of recreational walking among older adults: the role of neighbourhood and individual factors. Int J Beh Nutr Phys Act. 2009; 6:1. click here

    Klabbers G, Bosma H, Lenthe FJ van, Kempen GIJM, Eijk JThM van, Mackenbach JP. The relative contributions of hostility and depressive symptoms to the income gradient in hospital-based incidence of ischaemic heart disease: 12-Year follow-up findings from the GLOBE study. Soc Sci Med. 2009; 69(8): 1272-1280.

    Kluizenaar Y de, Janssen SA, Lenthe FJ van, Miedema HM, Mackenbach JP. Long-term road traffic noise exposure is associated with an increase in morning tiredness. J Acoust Soc Am. 2009; 126(2): 626-633.

    Leinsalu M, Stirbu I, Vger D, Kalediene R, Kovcs K, Wojtyniak B, Wrblewska W, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Educational inequalities in mortality in four Eastern European countries: divergence in trends during the post-communist transition from 1990 to 2000. Int J Epidemiol 2009; 38(2): 512-525. click here

    Lemstra M, Neudorf C, Mackenbach JP, Kershaw T, Nannapaneni U, Scott C. Suicidal ideation: the role of economic and aboriginal cultural status after multivariate adjustment. Can J Psychiatry 2009; 54(9): 589-595.

    Lemstra M, Mackenbach JP, Neudorf C, Nannapaneni U. High Health Care Utilization and Costs Associated with Lower Socio-economic Status: Results from a linked Dataset. Can J Publ Health 2009; 100(3): 180-183.

    Lemstra M, Mackenbach JP, Neudorf C, Nannapaneni U, Kunst AE. Daily Smoking in Saskatoon: The Independent Effect of Income and Cultural Status. Can J Publ Health 2009; 100(1): 51-54. click here

    Lenthe FJ van, Bourdeaudhuij I de, Klepp KI, Lien N, Moore L, Faggiano F, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Preventing socioeconomic inequalities in health behaviour in adolescents in Europe: Background, design and methods of project TEENAGE. BMC Public Health 2009; 9:125.

    Lpez-Len S, Choy WC, Aulchenko YS, Claes SJ, Oostra BA, Mackenbach JP, Duijn CM van, Janssens AC. Genetic factors influence the clustering of depression among individuals with lower socioeconomic status. PloS ONE. 2009; 4(3):e5069 (in press).click here

    Menvielle G, Stirbu I, Roskam AJ, Schaap MM, Leinsalu M, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Les ingalits sociales de mortalit en Europe. Medecine/Sciences 2009; 25(2): 192-196. click here

    Nusselder WJ, Franco OH, Peeters A, Mackenbach JP. Living healthier for longer: Comparative effects of three heart-healthy behaviors on life expectancy with and without cardiovascular desease. BMC Public Health. 2009; 9: 487. 

    Pluijm SM, Koes B, Laet C de, Schoor NM van, Kuchuk NO, Rivadeneira F, Mackenbach JP, Lips P, Pols HA, Steyerberg EW. A simple risk score for the assessment of absolute fracture risk in general practice based on two longitudinal studies. J Bone Miner Res. 2009; 24(5): 768-774.

    Pluijm S, Steyerberg E, Kuchuk N, Rivadeneira F, Looman C. Schoor N van, Koes B, Mackenbach JP, Lips P, Pols H. Practical Operationalizations of Risk Factors for Fracture in Older Women: results From Two Longitudinal Studies. J Bone Miner Res. 2009; 24(3):534-542. click here

    Rossum L van, Oenema A, Steegers EA, Moll HA, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Are starting and continuing breastfeeding related to educational background? The Generation R Study. Pediatrics 2009; 123(6): e1017-1027.

    Roza S, Verhulst FC, Jaddoe VWV, Steegers EAP, Mackenbach JP, Hofman A, Tiemeier H. Maternal smoking during pregnancy and child behavior problems. The Generation R Study. Int J Epidemiol. 2009; 38(3): 680-689.

    Schaap MM, Kunst AE, Leinsalu M, Regidor E, Espelt A, Ekholm O, Helmert U, Klumbiene J, Mackenbach JP. Female ever-smoking, education, emancipation, and economic development in 19 European countries. Soc Sci Med. 2009; 68(7): 1271-1278. click here

    Schuring M, Burdorf A, Voorham AJ, Weduwe K der, Mackenbach JP. Effectiveness of a health promotion programme for long-term unemployed subjects with health problems: a randomised controlled trial. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2009; 63: 893-899.

    Schuring M, Burdorf A, Kunst AE, Voorham T, Mackenbach JP. Ethnic differences in unemployment and ill health. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2009 (in press). click here

    Skalick V, Lenthe FJ van, Bambra C, Krokstad S, Mackenbach JP. Material, psychosocial, behavioural and biomedical factors in the explanation of relative socio-economic inequalities in mortality: evidence from the HUNT study. Int J Epidemiol 2009; 38(5): 1272-1284.

    Vanheusden K, Ende J van der, Mulder CL, Lenthe FJ van, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP.Beliefs about mental health problems and help-seeking behavior in Dutch young adults. Soc Psychiatr Epidomiol.2009; 44(3):239-246.click here

    Veen YJ van der, Zwart O de, Voeten HA, Mackenbach JP, Richardus JH. Hepatitis B screening in the Turkish-Dutch population in Rotterdam, the Netherlands; qualitative assessment of socio-cultural determinants. BMC Public Health. 2009; 9: 328.

    Veerman JL, Beeck EF van, Barendregt JJ, Mackenbach JP. By how much would limiting TV food advertising reduce childhood obesity? Eur J Public Health 2009; 3 (in press). click here

    Veling W, Hoek HW, Wiersma D, Mackenbach JP. Ethnic identity and the risk of schizophrenia in ethnic minorities: a case-control study. Schizophrenia Bulletin 2009: 1-21. click here

    Walter S, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP, Hofman A, Tiemeier H. Mortality and disability: the effect of overweight and obesity. Int J Obes. 2009; 33(12): 1410-1418. 

     

    2008

    Mackenbach JP, Stirbu I, Roskam AJ, Schaap M, Menvielle G, Leinsalu M, Kunst AE and the EU Working Group on Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health. Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health in 22 European Countries. N Engl J Med 2008; 23: 2468-2481.click here

    Mackenbach JP. The Finnish dance of death impressions from Helsinki. Eur J Public Health 2008; 18 (1): 1.  click here

    Mackenbach JP. Social justice in the land of Cockaigne Speakers corner. J Epidemiol Community Health 2008; 62: 2. click here

    Espelt E, Borrell C, Roskam AJ, Rodriques-Sanz M, Stirbu I, Regidor E, Bopp M, Martikainen P, Leinsalu M, Artnik B, Rychtarikova J, Kalediene R, Dzurova D, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Socioeconomic inequalities in diabetes mellitus across Europe at the turn of the century. Diabetologia 2008; 51(11): 1971-1979. click here

    Ezendam NP, Stirbu I, Leinsalu M, Lundberg O, Kalediene R, Wojtyniak B, Martikainen P, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Educational inequalities in cancer mortality differ greatly between countries around Baltic Sea. Eur J Cancer 2008; 44(3): 454-464.   click here

    Giskes K, Lenthe FJ van, Turrell G, Kamphuis CBM, Brug J, Mackenbach JP.Socioeconomic position at different stages of the life course and its influence on bodyweight and weight gain in adulthood: a longitudinal study with 13 years follow-up. Obesity 2008; 6: 1377-1381.click here

    Hooijdonk C van, Droomers M, Deerenberg IM, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Higher mortality in urban neighbourhoods in The Netherlands: who is at risk? J Epidemiol Comm Health 2008; 6: 499-505. click here

    Hooijdonk C van, Droomers M, Deerenberg IM, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. The diversity in associations between community social capital and health per health outcome, population group and location studied. Int J Epidemiol 2008; 37(6): 1384-1392.  click here

    Huisman M, Lenthe FJ van, Avendano M, Mackenbach JP. The contribution of job characteristics inequalities in incidence of myocardial infarction. Soc. Sci Med. 2008; 66(11): 2240-2252. click here

    Jaddoe VW, Duijn CM van, Heijden AJ van der, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Steegers EA, Tiemeier H, Uitterlinden AG, Verhulst FC, Hofman A. The Generation R Study: design and cohort until the age of 4 years. Eur J Epidemiol 2008; 23(12): 801-811.  click here

    Jaddoe VW, Troe EJ, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Steegers EA, Witteman JC. Active and passive maternal smoking during pregnancy and the risks of low birthweight and peterm birth. The Generation R Study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2008; 2: 162-171. click here

    Jrges H, Avendao M, Mackenbach JP. Are different measures of self-rated health comparable? An assessment in five European countries. Eur J Epidemiol 2008; 23(12): 773-781.  click here

    Kaiser S, Mackenbach JP. Public health in eight European countries an international comparison of terminology. Public Health 2008; 122(2): 211-216. click here
     

    Kamphuis CBM, Giskes K, Kavanagh AM, Thornton LE, Thomas LR, Van Lenthe FJ, Mackenbach JP, Turrell G. Are variation in recreational cycling in Melbourne: a compositional or contextual effect? J. Epidemiol Comm Health 2008; 62: 890-898. click here

    Kamphuis CBM, Van Lenthe FJ, Giskes K, Huisman M, Brug J, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic status, environmental and individual factors, and sports participation. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2008; 40(1):71-81. click here

    Kok IM de, Lenthe FJ van, Avendano M, Louwman M, Coebergh JW, Mackenbach JP. Childhood social class and cancer incidence: results of the globe study. Soc Sci Med. 2008; 66(5): 1131-1139. click here

    Lanting LC, Bootsma AH, Lamberts SW, Mackenbach JP, Joung IM. Ethnic differences in Internal Medicine referrals and diagnosis in the Netherlands. BMC Public Health. 2008; 1: 287. click here

    Lanting LC, Joung IM, Vogel I, Bootsma AH, Lamberts SW, Mackenbach JP. Ethnic differences in outcomes of diabetes care and the role of selfmanagement behavior. Patient Educ Couns. 2008; 1: 146-154.click here

    Leinsalu M, Stirbu I, Vagero D, Kalediene R, Kovacs K, Wojtyniak B, Wroblewka W, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Educational inequalities in mortality in four Eastern European countries: divergence in trends during the post-communist transition from 1990 to 2000. Int J Epidemiol. 2008; 1-14.click here 

    Lemstra M, Neudorf C, Mackenbach JP, DArcy, Scott C, Kershaw T, Nannapaneni U. Risk indicators for depressed mood in youth: Limited association with Aboriginal cultural status. Paediatr Child Health 2008; 13(4): 285-290.click here 

    Marroun H el, Tiemeier H, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Verhulst FC, Brink W van den, Huizink AC. Demographic, emotional and social determinants of cannabis us in early pregnancy: The Generation R Study. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2008; 98(3):218-226. click here 

    Menvielle G, Kunst AE, Stirbu I, Strand BH, Borrell C, Regidor E, Leclerc A, Esnaola S, Bopp M, Lundberg O, Artnik B, Costa G, Deboosere P, Martikainen P, Mackenbach JP. Educational differences in cancer mortality among women and men:  a gender pattern that differs across Europe. Br J Cancer 2008; 98(5): 1012-1019.click here

    Nusselder WJ, Looman CWN, Franco OH, Peeters A, Slingerland AS, Mackenbach JP. The relation between non-occupational physical activity and years lived with and without disability. J. Epidemiol Community Health 2008; 62: 823-828. click here

    Ploeg E van der, Depla MF, Shekelle P, Rigter H, Mackenbach JP. Developing quality indicators for general practice care for vulnerable elders; transfer from US to The Netherlands. Qual Saf Health Care. 2008; 17(4): 291-295.click here

    Roza SJ, Lier PA van, Jaddoe VW, Steegers EA, Moll HA, Mackenbach JP, Hofman A, Verhulst FC Tiemeier H. Intrauterine Growth and Infant Temperamental Difficulties: The Generation R Study. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2008; 47 (3): 264-272.click here

    Schaap M, Kunst AE, Leinsalu M, Regidor E, Ekholm O, Dzurova D, Helmert U, Klumbiene J, Santana P, Mackenbach JP. Effect of nation-wide tobacco control policies on smoking cessation in high and low educated groups in 18 European countries. Tob Control 2008 (4): 248-255.click here

    Silva LM, Raat H, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EAP, Burdorf A, Arends L, Jaddoe VWV, Hofman A. No mid-pregnancy fall in diastolic blood pressure in women with a low educational level. The Generation R Study. J Hypertens 2008; 52(4): 645-651. click here

    Silva LM, Coolman M, Steegers EAP, Jaddoe VWV, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Low socioeconomic status is a risk factor for preeclampsia.  The Generation R Study. J Hypertens. 2008; 26(6): 1200-1208.click here

    Silva LM, Coolman M, Steegers EAP, Jaddoe VWV, Moll HA, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Raat H. Maternal educational level and risk of gestational hypertension: the Generation R Study. J Hum Hypertens. 2008; 22(7): 483-492.click here

    Troe EJ, Raat H, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Steegers EA, Verhulst FC, Witteman JC, Mackenbach JP. Smoking during pregnancy in ethnic populations : the Generation R Study. Nicotine Tob Res. 2008; 10(8): 1373-1384. click here

    Vanheusden K, Ende J van der, Mulder CL, Lenthe FJ van, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP. The use of mental health services among young adults with emotional and behavioural problems: equal use for equal needs? Soc Psychiatr Epidomiol 2008; 43: 808-815.click here

    Vanheusden K, Mulder CL, Ende J van der, Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP, Verhulst FC.Young adults face major barriers to seeking help from mental health services. Patient Educ Couns. 2008; 73 (1): 97-104.click here

    Vanheusden K, Mulder CL, Ende J van der, Selten JP, Lenthe FJ van, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP. Associations between ethnicity and self-reported hallucinations in a population sample of young adults in The Netherlands. Psychol Med 2008; 38: 1095-1102.click here

    Vanheusden K,  Lenthe FJ van,  Mulder CL,  Ende J van der,  Mheen D van de, Mackenbach JP, Verhulst FC. Patterns of association between alcohol consumption and internalizing and externalizing problems in young adults. J Stud Alcohol Drugs 2008; 69 (1): 49-57. click here

    Veling W, Hoek HW, Mackenbach JP. Perceived discrimination and the risk of schizophrenia in ethnic minorities: a case-control study. Soc Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2008;43(12):953-959. click here

    Veling W, Susser E, Os J van, Mackenbach JP, Selten JP, Hoek HW. Ethnic density of neighborhoods and incidence of psychotic disorders among immigrants. Am J Psychiatry 2008; 165(1): 66-73.click here

    Veling W, Mackenbach JP, Os J van, Hoek HW. Cannabis use and genetic predisposition for Schizophrenia: a case-control study. Psychol Med. 2008; 19: 1-6.click here

    Ye X, Pierik PH, Hauser R, Duty S, Angerer J, Park MM, Burdorf A, Hofman A, Jaddoe VWV, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EAP, Tiemeier H, Longnecker MP. Urinary metabolite concentrations of organophosphorous pesticides, bisphenol A, and phthalates among pregnant women in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The Generation R Study. Environ Res. 2008; 108(2): 260-267.click here

     

     

     

    2007

    Mackenbach JP. Global environmental change and human health: a public health research agenda. J Epidemiol Community Health 2007; 61: 92-94. click here

    Mackenbach JP, Allebeck P, McKee M, Ricciardi W, Agardh E, Guldbrandsson K. Thank you. Eur J Public Health 2007; 17: 113-115. click here

    Mackenbach JP. The Mediterranean diet story illustrates that why questions are as important as how questions in disease explanation. J Clin Epidemiol 2007; 60: 105-109. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Sanitation: pragmatism works. BMJ 2007; 334 (1) suppl 1:s.17. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Jean Calvin, Calvinism, and population health: impressions from Switzerland. EJPH 2007; 17: 1. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Did Preston underestimate the effect of economic development on mortality? Int J Epidemiol 2007, .e-pub. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Public health ethics in times of global environmental change: time to look beyond human interests. Scand J Public Health 2007; 35: 1-3. click here

    Bekker-Grob EW de, Polder JJ, Mackenbach JP, Meerding WJ. Towards, a comprehensive estimate of national spending on prevention. BMC Public Health 2007; e-pub. click here

    Bos V, Kunst AE, Garssen J, Mackenbach JP. Duration of residence was not consistently related to immigrant mortality. J Clin Epidemiol 2007; 60:585-592 click here

    Franco OH, Steyerberg EW, Hu FB, Mackenbach JP, Nusselder WJ. Associations of diabetes mellitus with total life expectancy and life expectancy with and without cardiovascular disease.  Arch Int Med 2007; 167: 1145-1151. click here

    Fransen MP, Essink-Bot ML, Oenema A, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EAP, Wildschut HIJ. Ethnic differences in determinants of participation and non-participation in prenatal screening for Down syndrome: a theoretical framework. Prenatal Diagnosis 2007; 27: 938-950. click here

    Giskes, K, Van Lenthe FJ, Brug J, Mackenbach JP, Turrell G. Socioeconomic inequalities in food purchasing: the contribution of respondent-perceived and actual (objectively measured) price and availability of foods. Prev Med 2007; 45: 41-48. click here

    Giskes K, Kunst AE, Ariza C, Benach J, Borrell C, Helmert U, Judge K, Lahelma E, Moussa K, Ostergren PO, Patja K, Platt S, Prattala R, Willemsen MC, Mackenbach JP. Applying an equity lens to tobacco-control policies and their uptake in six Western-European countries. J Public Health Policy 2007; 28: 261-280. click here

    Houweling TAJ, Kunst AE, Huisman M, Mackenbach JP. Using relative and absolute measures for monitoring health inequalities: experiences from cross-national analyses on maternal and child health. Int J Equity Health 2007; 6:15 click here

    Huisman M, Brug M, Mackenbach JP. Absinthe is its history relevant for current public health? Int J Epidemiol 2007; 36: 738-744. click here

    Huisman M, Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. The predictive ability of self-assessed health for mortality in different educational groups. Int J Epidemiol 2007; 36: 1207-1213. click here

    Idris BI, Giskes K, Borrell C, Benach J, Costa G, Federico B, Helakorpi S, Helmert U, Lahelma E,  Moussa KM, Ostergren PO, Prttla R, Rasmussen NK, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Higher smoking prevalence in urban compared to non-urban areas: time trends in six European countries.Health Place 2006; e-pub. click here

    Kaiser S, Mackenbach JP. Public health in eight European countries an international comparison of terminology. Public Health 2007; e-pub. click here

    Jaddoe VW, Bakker R, Duijn CM van, Heijden AJ van der, Lindemans J, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Steegers EA, Tiemeier H, Uitterlinden AG, Verhulst FC, Hofman A. The Generation R Study Biobank: a resource for epidemiological studies in children and their parents. Eur J Epidemiol. 2007; 22(12): 917-923.  click here

    Jaddoe VWV, Verburg BO, Ridder MAJ de, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Steegers EAP, Witteman JCM. Maternal smoking and fetal growth characteristics in different periods of pregnancy. The Generation R Study. Am J Epidemiol 2007; 165: 1207-1215. click here

    Jaddoe VWV, Bakker R, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Steegers EAP, Witteman JCM. Moderate alcohol consumption during pregnancy and the risk of low birth weight and preterm birth. The Generation R study. Annals of Epidemiology 2007; 17: 834-840. click here

    Janssen F, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Variations in the pace of old-age mortality decline in seven European countries, 1950-1999: the role of smoking and other factors earlier in life. Eur J Population 2007; 23:171-188. click here

    Kamphuis CBM, Lenthe FJ van, Giskes K, Brug J, Mackenbach JP. Perceived environmental determinants of physical activity and fruit and vegetable consumption among high and low socioeconomic groups in the Netherlands. Health & Place, 2006; e-pub. click here

    Lenthe FJ van, Martikainen P, Mackenbach JP. Neighbourhood inequalities in health and health-related behaviour: results of selective migration? Health and Place 2007; 13: 123-127. click here

    Lorant V, Croux C, Weich S, Delige D, Mackenbach JP, Ansseau M. Depression and socio-economic risk factors: 7-year longitudinal population study. Br J Psychiatry 2007; 190: 293-298. click here

    Menvielle G, Kunst AE, Stirbu I, Borrell C, Bopp M, Regidor E, Strand BH, Deboosere P, Lundberg O, Leclerc A, Costa G, Chastang J-F, Esnaola S, Martikainen P, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in alcohol related cancer mortality among men: to what extent do they differ between Western European populations? Int J Cancer 2007; 121: 649-655. click here

    Oort FVA, Ende J van der, Crijnen AAM, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP, Joung IMA. Ethnic Disparities in Mental Health and Educational Attainment: Comparing Migrant and Native Children. Int J Soc Psychiatry 2007; 53: 514-525.  click here

    Oort FVA van, Joung IMA, Mackenbach JP, Verhulst FC, Bengi-Arslan L, Crijnen AAM, Ende J van der. Development of ethnic disparities in internalizing and externalizing problems from adolescence into young adulthood. J Child Psychol Psychiatry 2007;48:176-184. click here

    Oort FVA van, Ende J van der, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP, Joung I. Ethnic disparities in problem behaviour in adolescence contribute to ethnic disparities in social class in adulthood. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2007; 42: 50-56. click here

    Roza SJ, Verburg BO, Jaddoe VW, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Steegers EA, Witteman JC, Verhulst FC, Tiemeier H. Effects of maternal smoking in pregnancy on prenatal brain development. The Generation R Study. Eur J Neurosci 2007; 25: 611-617. click here

    Schiaffino A, Fernndez E, Kunst AE, Borrell C, Garca M, Borrs JM, Mackenbach JP. Time trends and educational differences in the incidence of quitting smoking in Spain (1965-2000). Prev Med 2007; 45: 226-232. click here

    Schuring M, Burdorf L, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. The effects of ill health on entering and maintaining paid employment: evidence in European countries. J Epidemiol Community Health 2007: 61: 597-604. click here

    Slingerland AS, van Lenthe FJ, Jukema JW, Kamphuis CBM, Looman CWN, Giskes K, Huisman M, Narayan KMV, Mackenbach JP, Brug J. Ageing, retirement and changes in physical activity: prospective cohort findings from the GLOBE-study. Am J Epidemiol 2007; 165: 1356-1363. click here

    Strand H, Kunst AE, Huisman M, Menvielle G, Glickman M, Bopp M, Borrell C, Borgan JK, Costa G, Deboosere P, Regidor E, Valkonen T, Mackenbach JP, the EU Working Group on Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health. The reversed social gradient: higher breast cancer mortality in the higher educated compared to lower educated. A comparison of 11 European populations during the 1990s. Eur J Cancer 2007; 43: 1200-1207. click here

    Troe E-JWM, Raat H, Jaddoe VWV, Hofman A, Looman CWN, Moll HA, Steegers EAP, Verhulst FC, Witteman JCM, Mackenbach JP. Explaining differences in birth weight between ethnic populations. The Generation R Study. BJOG 2007; 114: 1557-1565. click here

    Troe EJ, Kunst AE, Bos V, Deerenberg IM, Joung IMA, Mackenbach JP. The effect of age at immigration and generational status of the mother on infant mortality in ethnic minority populations in The Netherlands. Eur J Public Health 2007; 17: 134-138. click here

    Vanheusden K, Mulder CL, Ende J van der, Selten JP, Lenthe FJ van, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP. Association between ethnicity and hallucinations in a population sample of young adults in the Netherlands.  Psych Med 2007; e-pub.  click here

    Veerman JL, Beeck EF van, Barendregt JJ, Seidell JC, Mackenbach JP. Stemming the obesity epidemic: a tantalizing prospect. Obesity 2007; 15: 2365-2370. click here

    Veerman JL, Mackenbach JP, Barendregt JJ. Validity of predictions in health impact assessment. J Epidemiol Community Health 2007; 61: 362-366. click here

    Veling W, Selten JP, Mackenbach JP, Hoek HW. Symptons at first contact for psychotic disorder: Comparison between native Dutch and ethnic minorities. Schizophr Res 2007; 95: 30-38. click here

    Veling W, Selten J-P, Susser E, Laan W, Mackenbach JP, Hoek HW. Discrimination and the incidence of psychotic disorders among ethnic minorities in the Netherlands. Int J Epidemiol 2007; e-pub. click here

    2006


    Mackenbach JP. The origins of human disease: a short story on where diseases come from. J Epidemiol Community Health 2006; 60: 81-86. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Famine, Turks, and Plague: impressions from Graz. (Editorial). Eur J Public Health 2006; 16: 117. click here

    Mackenbach JP. Redistribution of socioeconomic resources without a reduction of health inequalities? Some surprises on the road to Utopia. Gaceta Sanitaria 2006; 20: 182-183.

    Mackenbach JP. Odol. Autobahnen und ein nichtrauchender Fhrer Reflektionen zur Unschuld von Public Health. Das Auge des deutschen Hygienemuseums. Prvention und Gesundheitsfrderung 2006; 1: 208-211 .

    Avendano M, Kawachi I, Lenthe FJ van, Boshuizen HC, Mackenbach JP, Bos GAM van den, Fay ME, Berkman LF. Socioeconomic status and stroke incidence in the US elderly: the role of risk factors in the EPESE study. Stroke 2006; 37: 1368-1373. click here

    Franco OH, Steijerberg EW, De Laet C, Mackenbach JP. The Polypill: at what price would it become cost-effective? J Epidemiol Community Health 2006; 60:213-217 click here

    Giskes K, Turrell G, Lenthe FJ van, Brug J, Mackenbach JP. A multilevel study of socio-economic inequalities in food choice behaviour and dietary intake among the Dutch population: the GLOBE study. Public Health Nutrition 2006; 9: 75-83. click here

    Houweling AJ, Kunst AE, Borsboom G, Mackenbach JP. Mortality inequalities in times of economic growth: time trends in socioeconomic and regional inequalities in under 5 mortality in Indonesia, 1982-1997. J Epidemiol Community Health 2006; 60: 62-68. click here

    Jaddoe VWV, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Steegers EAP, Tiemeier H, Verhulst FC, Witteman JCM, Hofman A.The Generation R Study: design and profile.Eur J Epidemiol 2006; advance access. click here

    Jonker JT, Laet C de, Franco OH, Peeters A, Mackenbach JP, Nusselder WJ. Physical activity and life expectancy with and without diabetes: life table analysis of the Framingham Heart Study. Diabetes Care 2006; 29: 38-43. click here

    Kloek GC, Lenthe FJ van, Nierop PWM van, Koelen MA, Mackenbach JP. Impact evaluation of a Dutch community intervention to improve health-related behaviour in deprived neighbourhoods. Health & Place 2006; 12: 665-677. click here

    Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. Neighbourhood and individual socioeconomic inequalities in smoking: the role of physical neighbourhood stressors. J Epidemiol Community Health 2006; 60: 699-705. click here

    Monden CWS, Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. A simultaneous analysis of neighbourhood and childhood socio-economic environment with self-assessed health and health-related behaviours. Health & Place 2006; 12: 394-403 click here

    Oort FVA van, Joung IMA, Ende J van der, Mackenbach JP, Verhulst FC, Crijnen AAM. Internalising and externalising behaviours in young adults: Dutch natives and Turkish migrants  in the Netherlands. Ethnicity and Health 2006; 11: 133-151. click here

    Stirbu I, Kunst AE, Bos V, Mackenbach JP. Differences in avoidable mortality between migrants and the native Dutch in the Netherlands. BMC Public Health 2006: 6:78. click here

    Stronks K, Mackenbach JP. Evaluating the effect of policies and interventions to address inequalities in health: lessons from a Dutch programme. Eur J Public Health 2006; 16: 346-353 click here

    Troe JWM, Bos V, Deerenberg IM, Mackenbach JP, Joung IMA. Ethnic differences in total and cause specific infant mortality in the Netherlands. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2006; 20: 140-147. click here

    Veerman JL, Barendregt JJ, Mackenbach JP. The European common agricultural policy on fruits and vegetables: exploring potential health gain from reform. Eur J Public Health 2006; 16: 31-35. click here

    Veerman JL, Barendregt JJM, Mackenbach JP, Brug J. Using epidemiological models to estimate the health effects of diet behaviour change: the example of tailored fruit and vegetable promotion. J Public Health Nutrition 2006; 9: 415-420. click here

    Veerman JL, Bekker MPM, Mackenbach JP. Health impact assessment and advocacy: a challenging combination. Soz Praventiv Med 2006; 51: 151-152.

     

    2005

    Mackenbach JP, Martikainen P, Looman CWN, Dalstra JAA, Kunst AE, Lahelma E and members of the SedHA working group. The shape of the relationship between income and self-assessed health: an international study. Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34: 286-293.click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Community genetics or public health genetics? J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 179-180.click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Genetics and health inequalities: hypotheses and controversies. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 268-273.click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Odol, autobahne and a non-smoking Fhrer: reflections on the innocence of public health. Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34: 537-539.click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. New wine in new bottles. (Editorial). Eur J Public Health 2005; 15: 1.

     

    Mackenbach JP. On the survival of the altruistic trait in medicine: is there a link with the placebo effect? (Commentary) J Clin Epidemiol 2005; 58: 433-435.click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Jeff Koons and the celebration of banality: impressions from Oslo. Eur J Public Health 2005; 15: 221.

     

    Mackenbach JP. A fascinating doctoral thesis. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 915. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Kos, Dresden, Utopia .... A journey through idealism past and present in public health. Eur J Epidemiol 2005; 20: 817-826. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Europe's precious children (Editorial). Eur J Public Health 2005; 15: 555-556. click here

     

    Avendao M, Kunst AE, Lenthe FJ van, Bos V, Costa G, Valkonen T, Cardano M, Harding S, Borgan J-K, Glickman M, Reid A, Mackenbach JP. Trends in socioeconomic disparities in stroke mortality in 6 European countries between 1981-85 and 1991-95. Am J Epidemiol 2005; 161: 52-61. click here

     

    Batty GD, Deary IJ, Oort FVA van, Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. Education and mortality: a role for intelligence? J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 809-810.click here

     

    Borrell C, Plasncia A, Huisman M, Costa G, Kunst A, Andersen O, Bopp M, Borgan J-K, Deboosere P, Glickman M, Gadeyne S, Minder C, Regidor E, Spadea T, Valkonen T, Mackenbach JP. Educational level inequalities and transportation injury mortality in middle aged and elderly in European settings. Inj Prev 2005; 11: 138-142. click here

     

    Bos V, Kunst AE, Garssen J, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic inequalities in mortality within ethnic groups in the Netherlands: 1995-2000. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 329-335. click here

     

    Dalstra JAA, Kunst AE, Borrell C, Breeze E, Cambois E, Costa G, Geurts JJM, Lahelma E, Van Oyen H, Rasmussen NK, Regidor E, Spadea T, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic differences in the prevalence of common chronic diseases: an overview of eight European countries. Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34: 316-326. click here

     

    Dotinga A, Schrijvers CTM, Voorham AJJ, Mackenbach JP Correlates of stages of change of smoking among inhabitants of deprived neighbourhoods. Eur J Public Health 2005; 15: 152-159. click here

     

    Drooger JC, Troe JWM, Borsboom GJJM, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Snijders RJM, Verhulst FC, Witteman JCM, Steegers EAP, Joung IMA. Ethnic differences in prenatal growth and the association with maternal and fetal characteristics. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2005; 26: 115-122. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Casswell S, Mackenbach JP. Father's occupational group and daily smoking during adolescence; patterns and predictors. Am J Public Health 2005; 95: 681-688. click here

     

    Franco OH, De Laet C, Peeters A, Jonker J, Mackenbach JP, Nusselder WJ. Effects of physical activity on life expectancy with cardiovascular disease. Arch Intern Med 2005; 165: 2355-2360.click here

     

    Giskes K, Kunst AE, Benach J, Borrell C, Costa G, Dahl E, Dalstra JAA, Federico B, Helmert U, Judge K, Lahelma E, Moussa K, stergren PO, Platt S, Prttl R, Rasmussen NK, Mackenbach JP. Trends in smoking behaviour between 1985 and 2000 in nine European countries by education. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 395-401. click here

     

    Houweling AJ, Kunst AE, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Determinants of under-5 mortality among the poor and the rich: a cross-national analysis of 43 developing countries. Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34: 1257-1265. click here

     

    Huisman M, Kunst AE, Bopp M, Borgan JK, Borrell C, Costa G, Deboosere P, Gadeyne S, Glickman M, Marinacci C, Minder Chr, Regidor E, Valkonen T, Mackenbach JP. Educational inequalities in cause-specific mortality in middle-aged and older men and women in eight western European populations. The Lancet 2005; 365: 493-500. click here

     

    Huisman M, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Educational inequalities in smoking among men and women aged 16 years and older in 11 European countries. Tobacco Control; 2005; 14: 106-113. click here

     

    Huisman M, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Inequalities in the prevalence of smoking in the European Union: comparing education and income. Prev Med 2005; 40: 756-764. click here

     

    Huisman M, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Intelligence and socioeconomic inequalities in health [letter]. Lancet 2005; 366: 807-808. click here

     

    Huisman M, Kunst AE, Deeg D, Grigoletto F, Nusselder WJ, Mackenbach JP. Educational inequalities in the prevalence and incidence of disability in Italy and the Netherlands were observed. J Clin Epidemiol 2005; 58: 1058-1065. click here

     

    Janssen F, Peeters A, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE for NEDCOM. (Janssen F, Kunst AE, Barendregt J, Bonneux L, Laet C de, Nusselder WJ, Peeters A, Al Mamun A, Willekens F, Mackenbach JP). Relations between trends in late middle age mortality and trends in old-age mortality - is there evidence for mortality selection? J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 775-781. click here

     

    Janssen F, Kunst AE for NEDCOM (Janssen F, Kunst AE, Barendregt J, Bonneux L, Laet C de, Nusselder WJ, Peeters A, Al Mamun A, Willekens F, Mackenbach JP). Cohort patterns in mortality trends among the elderly in seven European countries, 1950-99. Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34: 1149-1159. click here

     

    Kamper-Jrgensen F, Arber S, Berkman L, Mackenbach JP, Rosenstock L, Teperi J. A status report on Swedish public health research: history, inventory and international evaluation. Part 3: International evaluation of Swedish public health research. Scand J Public Health 2005; 33 (suppl. 65): 46-84. click here

     

    Koning JS de, Klazinga NS, Koudstaal PJ, Prins A, Borsboom GJJM, Mackenbach JP. Quality of stroke prevention in general practice: relationship with practice organization. Int J Qual Health Care 2005; 17: 59-65. click here

     

    Koning JS de , Klazinga NS, Koudstaal PJ, Prins A, Borsboom GJJM, Mackenbach JP. The role of 'confounding by indication' in assessing the effect of quality of care on disease outcomes in general practice: results of a case-control study. BMC Health Services Research 2005; 5: 1-7. click here

     

    Koster A, Bosma  H, Lenthe FJ van, Kempen GIJM, Mackenbach J, Eijck JThM van. The role of psychosocial factors in explaining socio-economic differences in mobility decline in a chronically ill population: results from the GLOBE study. Soc Sci Med 2005; 61: 123-132. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Bos V, Lahelma E, Bartley M, Lissau I, Regidor E, Mielck A, Cardano M, Dalstra JAA, Geurts JJM, Helmert U, Lennartsson C, Ramm J, Spadea T, Stronegger WJ, Mackenbach JP. Trends in socio-economic inequalities in self-assessed health in ten European countries. Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34: 295-305. click here

     

    Lanting LC, Joung IMA, Mackenbach JP, Lamberts SWJ, Bootsma AH. Ethnic differences in mortality, end-stage complications and quality of care among diabetic patients: a review. Diabetes Care 2005; 28: 2280-2288. click here

     

    Lenthe FJ van, Brug J, Mackenbach JP. Neighbourhood inequalities in physical activity: the role of neighbourhood attractiveness, proximity to local facilities and safety in the Netherlands. Soc Sci Med 2005; 60: 763-775. click here

     

    Lorant V, Kunst AE, Huisman M, Bopp M, Mackenbach JP, the EU Working Group. A European comparative study of marital status and socioeconomic inequalities in suicide. Soc Sci Med 2005; 60: 2431-2441. click here

     

    Lorant V, Kunst AE, Huisman M, Costa G, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic inequalities in suicide: an European comparative study. Br J Psychiatry 2005; 187: 49-54. click here

     

    Nusselder WJ, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Nondisease factors affected trajectories of disability in a prospective study. J Clin Epidemiol 2005; 58: 484-494. click here

     

    Nusselder WJ, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP, Deboosere P, Gadyene S, Kunst A. The contribution of specific causes to educational differences in disability-free life expectancy. Am J Public Health 2005; 95: 2035-2041. click here

     

    Oort FVA van, Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. Material, psychosocial, and behavioural factors in the explanation of educational inequalities in mortality in the Netherlands. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 214-220. click here

     

    Oort FVA van, Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. Education and mortality: a role for intelligence? (Letter) J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 809-810.

     

    Simon JG, Boer JB de, Joung IMA, Mackenbach JP. How is your health in general? A qualitative study on self-assessed health. Eur J Public Health 2005; 15: 200-208. click here

     

    Veerman JL, Barendregt JJ, Mackenbach JP. Quantitative Health Impact Assessment: current practice and future directions J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59: 361-370. click here

     

     

    2004

     

    Mackenbach JP, Huisman M, Andersen O, Bopp M, Borgan J-K, Borrel C, Costa G, Deboosere P, Donkin A, Gadeyne S, Minder Chr, Regidor E, Spadea T, Valkonen T, Kunst AE. Inequalities in lung cancer mortality by the educational level in 10 European populations. Eur J Cancer 2004; 40: 126-135. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. A tribute to Martin McKee (Editorial). Eur J Public Health 2004; 14: 2.

     

    Mackenbach JP. Thomas More, Etienne Cabet and the paradoxes of utopian thinking. (Editorial). Eur J Public Health 2004; 14: 113. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Carl von Linn, Thomas McKeown, and the inadequacy of disease classifications (Editorial). Eur J Public Health 2004; 14: 225. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Streets of Paris, sunflower seeds, and Nobel prizes. Reflections on the quantitative paradigm of public health. J Epidemiol Community Health 2004; 58: 734-737. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Stronks K. The development of a strategy for tackling health inequalities in the Netherlands. Int J Equity Health 2004; 3(1):11. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Hendrikje van Andel, bristlecone pines, and why we die (Editorial). Eur J Public Health 2004; 14: 337. click here

     

    Avendao M, Kunst AE, Huisman M, Lenthe F van, Bopp M, C, Borrell, Valkonen T, Regidor E, Costa G, Donkin A, Borgan J-K, Deboosere P, Gadeyne S, Spadea T, Andersen O, Mackenbach JP. Educational level and stroke mortality: a comparison of 10 European populations during the 1990s. Stroke 2004; 35: 432-437. click here

     

    Al Mamun A, Peeters A, Barendregt J, Willekens F, Nusselder W, Bonneux L, for NEDCOM, The Netherlands Epidemiology and Demograhpy Compression of Morbidity Research Group. Smoking decreases the duration of life lived with and without cardiovascular disease: a life course analysis of the Framingham Heart Study. Eur Heart J 2004; 25: 409-415. click here

     

    Bos V, Kunst A, Keij-Deerenberg IM, Garssen J, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Ethnic inequalities in age- and cause-specific mortality in The Netherlands. Int J Epidemiol 2004; 33: 1112-1119. click here

     

    Darwish Murad S, Joung IMA, Verhulst FC, Mackenbach JP, Crijnen AAM. Determinants of self-reported emotional and behavioural problems in Turkish immigrant adolescents aged 11-18. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2004; 39: 196-207. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. Educational differences in starting excessive alcohol consumption: explanations from the longitudinal GLOBE study. Soc Sci Med 2004; 58: 2023-2033. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. Educational differences in the intention to stop smoking: explanations based on the Theory of Planned Behaviour. Eur J Public Health 2004; 14: 194-198. click here

     

    Franco OH, Bonneux L, Laet C de, Peeters A, Steyerberg EW, Mackenbach JP. The Polymeal: a more natural, safer, and probably tastier (than the Polypill) strategy to reduce cardiovascular disease by more than 75%. BMJ 2004; 329: 1447-1450. click here

     

    Giskes K, Lenthe FJ van, Brug J, Mackenbach JP. Dietary intakes of adults in the Netherlands by childhood and adulthood socioeconomic position. Eur J Clin Nutr 2004; 58: 871-880. click here

     

    Hofman A, Jaddoe VWV, Mackenbach JP, Moll HA, Snijders RFM, Steegers EAP, Verhulst FC, Witteman JCM, Bller HA. Growth, development and health from early fetal life until young adulthood: The Generation R study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2004; 18: 61-72. click here

     

    Huisman M, Kunst AE, Andersen O, Bopp M, Borgan JK, Borrell C, Costa G, Deboosere P, Desplanques G, Donkin A, Gadeyne S, Minder Chr, Regidor E, Spadea T, Valkonen T, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic inequalities in mortality among elderly people in 11 European populations. J Epidemiol Community Health 2004; 58: 468-475. click here

     

    Janssen F, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Trends in old-age mortality in seven European countries, 1950-1999. J Clin Epidemiol 2004; 57: 203-216. click here

     

    Kloek GC, Lenthe FJ van, Nierop PWM van, Mackenbach JP. Stages of change for fruit and vegetable consumption in deprived neighborhoods. Health Educ Behav 2004; 31: 223-241. click here

     

    Koning JS de, Klazinga NS, Koudstaal PJ, Prins A, Dippel DWJ, Heeringa J, Kleyweg RP, Knuistingh Neven A, Ree JW van, Rinkel GJE, Mackenbach JP. Quality of care in stroke prevention: results of an audit study among general practitioners. Prev Med 2004; 38: 129-136. click here

     

    Koster A, Bosma H, Kempen GIJM, Lenthe FJ van, Eijck JTM, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic inequalities in mobility decline in chronic disease groups (asthma/COPD, heart disease, diabetes mellitus, low back pain): only a minor role for disease severity and co-morbidity. J Epidemiol Community Health 2004; 58: 862-869. click here

     

    Lenthe FJ van, Schrijvers CTM, Droomers M, Joung IMA, Louwman WJ, Mackenbach JP. Investigating explanations of socio-economic inequalities in health: the Dutch GLOBE study. Eur J Public Health 2004; 14: 63-70. click here

     

    Lenthe FJ van, Beeck EF van, Gevers E, Mackenbach JP. Education was associated with injuries requiring hospital admission. J Clin Epidemiol 2004; 57: 945-953. click here

     

    Louwman WJ, Lenthe FJ van, Coebergh JWW, Mackenbach JP. Behaviour partly explains eductional differences in cancer incidence in the south-eastern Netherlands. the longitudinal GLOBE study. Eur J Cancer Prev 2004; 13: 119-125. click here

     

    Oort FVA van, Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. Cooccurrence of lifestyle risk factors and the explanation of education inequalities in mortality: results from the GLOBE-study. Prev Med 2004; 39: 1126-1134. click here

     

     

    2003

     

    Peeters A, Barendregt JJ, Willekens F, Mackenbach JP, Mamun AA, Bonneux L, NEDCOM, the Netherlands Epidemiology and Demography Compression of Morbidity Research Group. Obesity in adulthood and its consequences for life expectancy: a life-table analysis. Ann Intern Med 2003; 138: 24-32. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Tackling inequalities in health: the need for building a systematic evidence-base. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2003; 57: 162. click here

     

    Richardus JH, Graafmans WC, Verloove-Vanhorick SP, Mackenbach JP, The EuroNatal International Audit Panel, The EuroNatal Working Group. Differences in perinatal mortality and suboptimal care between 10 European regions; results of an international audit. Br J Obstet Gynaecol 2003; 110: 97-105. click here

     

    Westert GP, Smits JPJM, Polder JJ, Mackenbach JP. Community income  and surgical rates in the Netherlands. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2003; 57: 519-522. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Dead body with mourners: medical reflections on the Entombment of Christ. BMJ 2003; 327: 215-218. click here

     

    Peeters A, Bonneux L, Barendregt JJM, Mackenbach JP. Improvements in treatment of coronary heart disease and cessation of stroke mortality rate decline. Stroke 2003; 34: 1610-1616. click here

     

    Huisman M, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in morbidity among the elderly; a European overview. Soc Sci Med 2003; 57: 861-873. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Howden-Chapman Ph. New perspectives on socioeconomic inequalities in health. Persp Biol Med 2003; 46: 428-444. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Casswell S, Mackenbach JP. Occupational level of the father and alcohol consumption during adolescence; patterns and predictors. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2003; 57: 704-710. click here

     

    Janssen F, Nusselder WJ, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Stagnation in mortality decline among elders in the Netherlands. Gerontologist 2003; 43: 722-734. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Bos V, Andersen O, Cardano M, Costa G, Harding S, Reid A, Hemstrm , Valkonen T, Kunst AE. Widening socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in six Western European countries. Int J Epidemiol 2003; 32: 830-837. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Bakker MJ and the European Network on Interventions and Policies to Reduce Inequalities in Health. Tackling socioeconomic inequalities in health: an analysis of recent European experiences. Lancet 2003; 362: 1409-1414. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. An analysis of the role of health care in reducing socioeconomic inequalities in health: the case of the Netherlands. Int J Health Serv 2003; 33: 523-541. click here

     

    Houweling AJ, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Measuring health inequality among children in developing countries: does the choice of the indicator of economic status matter? Int J Equity Health 2003; 2: 1-12. click here

     

    Koning JS de, Klazinga N, Koudstaal PJ, Prins A, Borsboom GJJM, Peeters A, Mackenbach JP. Deprivation and systematic stroke prevention in general practice: an audit among general practitioners in the Rotterdam region, the Netherlands. Eur J Public Health 2003; 13: 340-346. click here

     

    Richardus JH, Graafmans WC, Bergsjo P, Lloyd D, Bakketeig LS, Bannon EM, Borkent-Polet M, Davidson LL, Defoort P, Esparteiro Leito A, Langhoff-Roos J, Moral Garcia A, Papantoniou NE, Wennergren M, Amelink-Verburg M, Verloove-Vanhorick SP, Mackenbach JP, The EuroNatal Working Group. Sub-optimal care and perinatal mortality in ten European regions: methodology and evaluation of an international audit. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine 2003; 14: 267-277. click here

     

     

    2002

     

    Mackenbach JP. Income inequality and population health. (Editorial) BMJ 2002;324:1-2. click here

     

    Lenthe FJ van, Mackenbach JP. Neighbourhood deprivation and overweight: the GLOBE study. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2002;26:234-240. click here

     

    Halldorsson M, Kunst AE, Khler L, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic differences in children's use of physician services in the Nordic countries. J Epidemiol Community Health 2002;56:200-204. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Bosma H, Mackenbach JP. Hostility and the educational gradient in health: the mediating role of health-related behaviours. Eur J Public Health 2002;12:110-116. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Mind the gap - hierarchies, health and human evolution [Inequality & Health Essay]. Int J Epidemiol 2002;31:684. click here

     

    Wolleswinkel-van den Bosch JH, Vredevoogd CB, Borkent-Polet M, Eyck J van, Fetter WPF, Lagro-Janssen TLM, Rosink IH, Treffers PE, Wierenga H, Amelink M, Richardus JH, Verloove-Vanhorick P, Mackenbach JP. Substandard factors in perinatal care in the Netherlands: a regional audit of perinatal deaths. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2002;81:17-24. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Howden-Chapman Ph. Houses, neighbourhoods and health [editorial]. Eur J Public Health 2002;12:161-162. click here

     

    Graafmans WC, Richardus JH, Borsboom GJJM, Bakketeig L, Langhoff-Roos J, Bergsj P, Macfarlane A, Verloove-Vanhorick SP, Mackenbach JP, EuroNatal Working Group. Birth weight and perinatal mortality: a comparison of 7 Western European countries. Epidemiology 2002;13:569-574. click here

     

    van der Pal-de Bruin KM, Graafmans W, Biermans MCJ, Richardus JH, Zijlstra AG, Reefhuis J, Mackenbach JP, Verloove-Vanhorick SP. The influence of prenatal screening and termination of pregnancy on perinatal mortality rates. Prenat Diagn 2002; 22: 966-972. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Stronks K. A strategy for tackling health inequalities in the Netherlands. BMJ 2002; 325: 1029-1032. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. Why do lower educated people continue smoking? Explanations from the longitudinal GLOBE study. Health Psychol 2002; 21: 263-272. click here

     

    Lenthe FJ van, Gevers E, Joung IMA, Bosma H, Mackenbach JP. Material and behavioural factors in the explanation of socioeconomic inequalities in the incidence of acute myocardial infarction. Annals of Epidemiology, 2002;12: 535-542. click here

     

    Dalstra JA, Kunst AE, Geurts JJ, Frenken FJ, Mackenbach JP.  Trends in socio-economic health inequalities in the Netherlands, 1981-1999. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2002; 56: 927-934. click here

     

    Howden-Chapman Ph, Mackenbach JP. Poverty and painting: representations in nineteenth century in Europe. BMJ 2002; 325: 1502-1505. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Simon JG, Looman CWN, Joung IMA. Self-assessed health and mortality: could psychosocial factors explain the association? Int J Epidemiol 2002; 31:1162-1168. click here

     

     

    2001

     

    Bosma H, Mheen H van de, Borsboom GJ, Mackenbach JP. Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status and All-Cause Mortality. Am J Epidemiol 2001; 153 (4): 363-371. click here

     

    Houweling AJ, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. World Health Report 2000: inequality index and socio-economic inequalities in mortality. Lancet 2001; 357: 1671-1672. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Borsboom GJJM, Nusselder WJ, Looman CWN, Schrijvers CTM. Determinants of levels and changes of physical functioning in chronically ill persons: results from the GLOBE study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2001; 55: 631-638. click here

     

    Rossum CTM van, Shipley MJ, Hemingway H, Grobbee DE, Mackenbach JP, Marmot MG. Seasonal variation in cause-specific mortality: are there high risk groups? 25-year follow-up of civil servants from the first Whitehall study. Int J Epidemiol 2001; 30: 1109-1116. click here

     

    Graafmans WC, Richardus J-H, Macfarlane A, Rebagliato M, Blondel B, Verloove-Vanhorick SP, Mackenbach JP and the EuroNatal Working Group. Comparability of published perinatal mortality rates in Western Europe: the quantitative impact of differences in gestational age and birthweight criteria. Br J Obstet Gynaecol 2001; 108: 1237-1245. click here

     

    Wolleswinkel-van den Bosch, Poppel FWA van, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. The role of cultural and economic determinants in mortality decline in the Netherlands, 1875/1879-1920/1924: a regional analysis. Soc Sci Med 2001; 53: 1439-1453. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. Educational level and decreases in leisure time physical activity; predictors from the longitudinal GLOBE study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2001; 55: 562-568. click here

     

     

    2000

     

    Rossum CTM van, Mheen H van de, Witteman JCM, Grobbee E, Mackenbach JP. Education and nutrient intake in Dutch elderly people. The Rotterdam Study. Eur J Clin Nutr 2000; 54: 159-165. click here

     

    Nusselder WJ, Mackenbach JP. Lack of improvement of life expectancy at advanced ages in The Netherlands. Int J Epidemiol 2000; 29: 140-148. click here

     

    Rossum CTM van, Mheen H van de, Witteman JCM, Hofman A, Mackenbach JP, Grobbee DE. Prevalence, treatment, and control of hypertension by sociodemographic factors among the Dutch elderly. Hypertension 2000; 35: 814-821. click here

     

    Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE, Geurts JJM, Crialesi R, Grtvedt L, Helmert U, Lahelma E, Lundberg O, Matheson J, Mielck A, Rasmussen NKr, Regidor E, do Rosrio Giraldes M, Spuhler Th, Mackenbach JP. Educational differences in smoking: international comparison. BMJ 2000; 320: 1102-1107. click here

     

    San Jos B, Oers JAM van, Mheen H van de, Garretsen HFL, Mackenbach JP. Drinking patterns and health outcomes: occasional versus regular drinking. Addiction 2000; 95 (6): 865-872. click here

     

    Nusselder WJ, Looman CWN, Marang-van de Mheen PJ, Mheen H van de, Mackenbach JP. Smoking and the compression of morbidity. J Epidemiol Community Health 2000; 54: 566-574. click here

     

    Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE, Geurts JJM, Crialesi R, Grtvedt L, Helmert U, Lahelma E, Lundberg O, Mielck A, Rasmussen NKr, Regidor E, Spuhler Th, Mackenbach JP. Persistent variations in average height between countries and between socio-economic groups: an overview of 10 European countries. Ann Human Biol 2000; 27: 407-421. click here

     

    Agt HME van, Stronks K, Mackenbach JP. Chronic illness and poverty in the Netherlands Eur J Public  Health 2000; 10: 197-200.

     

    Mackenbach JP, Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE, Groenhof F and the EU Working Group on Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health. Socioeconomic inequalities in cardiovascular disease mortality: an international study. Eur Heart J 2000; 21: 1141-1151. click here

     

    Lenthe FJ van, Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. Socio-demographic variables and 6 year change in body mass index: longitudinal results from the GLOBE-study. International Journal of Obesity 2000; 24: 1077-1084. click here

     

    Treurniet HF, Looman CWN, Maas PJ van der, Mackenbach JP. Regional trend variations in infant mortality due to perinatal conditions in the Netherlands. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod 2000; 91: 43-49. click here

     

    Keatinge WR, Donaldson GC, Cordioli E, Martinelli M, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP, Nayha S, Vuori I. Heat related mortality in warm and cold regions of Europe, observational study. BMJ 2000; 321: 670-673. click here

     

    Beeck EF van, Borsboom GJJ, Mackenbach JP. Economic development and traffic accident mortality in the industrialized world, 1962-1990. Int J Epidemiol 2000; 29: 503-509. click here

     

    Joung IMA, Kunst AE, Imhoff E van, Mackenbach JP. Education, aging, and health: to what extent can the rise in educational level relieve the future health (care) burden associated with population aging in the Netherlands? J Clin Epidemiol 2000; 53: 955-963. click here

     

    Rossum CTM van, Mheen H van de, Mackenbach JP, Grobbee DE. Socioeconomic status and mortality in Dutch elderly people: the Rotterdam study. Eur J Public Health 2000; 10: 255-261.

     

    Halldrsson M, Kunst AE, Khler L, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in the health of children and adolescents. A comparative study of the five Nordic countries. Eur J Public Health 2000; 10: 281-288.

     

    Simon JG, Mheen H van de, Meer JBW van der, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic differences in self-assessed health in a chronically ill population: the role of different health aspects. J Behav Med 2000; 23: 399-419. click here

     

    Wolleswinkel-van den Bosch JH, Poppel FWA van, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Determinants of infant and early childhood mortality levels and their decline in The Netherlands in the late nineteenth century. Int J Epidemiol 2000; 29: 1031-1040. click here

     

    1999

     

    Mheen Hvd, Stronks K, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. The influence of adult ill health on occupational class mobility and mobility out of and into employment in The Netherlands. Results from a longitudinal study. Soc Sci Med. 1999; 49 (4): 509-518. click here

     

    Halldrsson M, Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic differences in health and well-being of children and adolescents in Iceland. Scand J Public Health 1999; 27: 43-47. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Groenhof F, Andersen O, Borgan J-K, Costa G, Desplanques G, Filakti H, Giraldes M.d.R., Faggiano F, Harding S, Junker C, Martikainen P, Minder C, Nolan B, Pagnanelli F, Regidor E, Vger D, Valkonen T, Mackenbach JP. Occupational class and ischemic heart disease mortality in the United States and 11 European countries. Am J Public Health 1999; 89: 47-53. click here

     

    Bosma H, Mheen HD, van de, Mackenbach JP. Social class in childhood and general health in adulthood: questionnaire study of contribution of psychological attributes. BMJ 1999; 318: 18-22. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Lautenbach H, Oei YB, Bijlsma F. Gains in life expectancy after elimination of major causes of death: revised estimates taking into account the effect of competing causes. J Epidemiol Community Health 1999; 53: 32-37. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Stronks K, Mheen H, van de,, Mackenbach JP. Explaining educational differences in mortality: the role of behavioral and material factors. Am J Public Health 1999; 89(4): 535-540. click here

     

    Meer JBW van der, Mackenbach JP. The care and course of diabetes: differences according to level of education. Health Policy 1999; 46: 127-141. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Socioeconomic inequalities in health in Europe. Eurohealth 1999; 5: 31-34.

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Heterogeneity of populations should be taken into account [commentary]. BMJ 1999; 318: 1478-1479.

     

    Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. The influence of adult ill health on occupational class mobility and mobility out of and into employment in The Netherlands. Soc Sci Med 1999; 49: 509-518. click here

     

    Rossum CTM van, Mheen H van de, Witteman JCM, Mackenbach JP, Grobbee DE. Socioeconomic status and aortic atherosclerosis in Dutch Elderly People. The Rotterdam Study. Am J Epi 1999; 150: 142-148. click here

     

    Rossum CTM, Mheen H van de, Breteler MMB, Grobbee DE, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic differences in stroke among Dutch Elderly Women. The Rotterdam Study. Stroke 1999;  357-362. click here

     

    Treurniet HF, Looman CWN, Maas PJ van der, Mackenbach JP. Variations in 'avoidable' mortality: a reflection of variations in incidence? Int J Epidemiol 1999; 28: 225-232. click here

     

    Hales S, Howden-Chapman Ph, Salmond C, Woodward A, Mackenbach JP. National infant mortality rates in relation to gross national product and distribution of income. Lancet 1999; 354: 2047. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Groenhof F, Borgan J-K, Costa G, Faggiano F, Jzan P, Leinsalu M, Martikainen P, Rychtarikova J, Valkonen T. Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality among women and among men: an international study. Am J Publ Health 1999; 89: 1800-1806. click here

     

    Bosma H, Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality and importance of perceived control: cohort study. BMJ 1999; 319: 1469-1470. click here

     

    San Jose B, Mheen H van de, Oers JAM van, Mackenbach JP, Garretsen HFL. The u-shaped curve: various health measures and alcohol drinking patterns. J Studies on Alcohol 1999; 60: 725-731. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Mackenbach JP. Educational differences in excessive alcohol consumption: the role of psychosocial and material stressors. Preventive Medicine 1999;29:1-10. click here

     

    1998

     

    Joung IMA, Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Poppel FWA van, Mackenbach JP. A longitudinal study of health selection in marital transitions. Soc Sci Med 1998; 46: 425-435. click here

     

    Richardus JH, Graafmans WC, Verloove-Vanhorick SP, Mackenbach JP. The perinatal mortality rate as an indicator of quality of care in international comparisons. Medical Care 1998, 36: 54-66. click here

     

    Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. The importance of psychosocial stressors for socio-economic inequalities in perceived health.  Soc Sci Med 1998; 46: 611-623. click here

     

    Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Role of childhood health in the explanation of socioeconomic inequalities in early adult health. J Epidemiol Community Health 1998; 52: 15-19. click here

     

    Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Research note: Recall bias in self-reported childhood health: differences by age and educational level. Sociology of Health and Illness 1998; 20: 241-254.

     

    Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE, Geurts JJM, Crialesi R, Grdtvedt L, Helmert U, Lahelma E, Lundberg O, Matheson J, Mielck A, Mizrahi A, Mizrahi Ar, Rasmussen NKr, Regidor E, Spuhler T, Mackenbach JP. Differences in self-reported morbidity by educational level: a comparison of 11 Western European  countries. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1998; 52: 219-227. click here

     

    Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE, Geurts JJM, Helmert U, Lundberg O, Mielck A, Matheson J, Mizrahi Ar, Mizrahi A, Rasmussen N, Spuhler Th, Mackenbach JP. Morbidity differences by occupational class among men in seven European countries: an application of the Erikson Goldthorpe social class scheme. Int J Epidemiol 1998; 27: 222-230. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Groenhof F, Mackenbach JP and the EU Working Group on Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health. Occupational class and cause-specific mortality in middle aged men in 11 European countries: a comparison of population based studies. BMJ 1998; 316: 1636-1641. click here

     

    Meer JBW van der, Mackenbach JP. Course of health status among chronically ill persons: differentials according to level of education. J Clin Epidemiol 1998; 51: 171-179. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Groenhof F, Mackenbach JP and the EU Working Group on Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health.. Mortality by occupational class among men 30-64 years in 11 European countries. Soc Sci Med 1998; 46: 1459-1476. click here

     

    Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Does childhood socio-economic status influence adult health through behavioural factors? Int J Epidemiol 1998; 27: 431-437. click here

     

    Wolleswinkel-van den Bosch JH, Poppel FWA van, Tabeau EWA, Mackenbach JP. Mortality decline in the Netherlands in the period 1850-1992: a turning point analysis. Soc Sci Med 1998; 47: 429-443. click here

     

    Verheij RA, Mheen H van de, Bakker DH de, Groenewegen PP, Mackenbach JP. Urban-rural variations in health in The Netherlands: does selective migration play a part? J Epidemiol Comm Health 1998; 52: 487-493. click here

     

    Beeck EF van, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Mortality due to unintentional injuries in the Netherlands, 1950-1995. Public Health Reports 1998; 113: 427-439. click here

     

    Meer JBW van der, Mackenbach JP. Low education, high GP consultation rates: the effect of psychosocial factors. J Psychosom Med 1998; 44: 587-597. click here

     

    Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Mackenbach JP. A higher prevalence of health problems in low income groups: does it reflect relative deprivation? J Epidemiol Comm Health 1998; 52: 548-558. click here

     

    Sihvonen A-P, Kunst AE, Lahelma E, Valkonen T, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in health expectancy in Finland and Norway in the late 1980s. Soc Sci Med 1998; 47: 303-315. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Multilevel Ecoepidemiology and Parsimony. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1998; 52: 614-615. click here

     

    Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Mackenbach JP. A lifecourse perspective on socio-economic inequalities in health: the influence of childhood socio-economic conditions and selection processes. Sociology of Health & Illness 1998; 20: 754-777.

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in health in the working population: the contribution of working conditions. Int J Epidemiol 1998; 27: 1011-1018. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Groenhof F, Borgan J-K, Costa G, Desplanques G, Faggiano F, Hemstrm O, Martikainen P, Vger D, Valkonen T, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic inequalities in mortality. Methodological problems illustrated with three examples from Europe. Rev pidm et Sant Publ 1998; 46: 467-479. click here

     

    Droomers M, Schrijvers CTM, Mheen Hvd, Mackenbach JP. Educational differences in leisure-time physical inactivity: a descriptive and and explanatory study. Soc Sci Med 1998;46:425-435. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Rios M del, Groenhof F, Mackenbach JP, Health EWGoS-eIi. Socio-economic inequalities in stroke mortality among middle aged men in 11 European countries: a comparison of population based studies. Stroke 1998; 29: 2285-2291. click here

     

    1997

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Measuring the magnitude of socio-economic inequalities in health: an overview of available measures illustrated with two examples from Europe. Soc Sci Med 1997; 44: 757-771. click here

     

    Velkova A, Wolleswinkel-van den Bosch JH, Mackenbach JP. The East-West life expectancy gap: differences in mortality from conditions amenable to medical intervention. Int J Epidemiol 1997; 26: 75-84. click here

     

    Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Bos J van den, Mackenbach JP. The contribution of childhood environment to the explanation of socio-economic inequalities in health in adult life: a retrospective study. Soc Sci Med 1997; 44: 13-24.

     

    Bongers IMB, Meer JBW van der, Bos J van den, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic differences in general practitioner and outpatient specialist care in the Netherlands: a matter of health insurance? Soc Sci Med 1997; 44: 1161-1168. click here

     

    Beeck EF van, Mackenbach JP. Future health scenario's as a tool in the surveillance of unintentional injuries. Health Policy 1997; 40: 13-28. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Borst V, Schols JMGA. Heat-related mortality among nursing-home patients. Lancet 1997; 349: 1297-1298. click here

     

    The Eurowinter Group. Cold exposure and winter mortality from ischaemic heart disease, cerebrovascular disease, respiratory disease, and all causes in warm and cold regions of Europe. Lancet 1997; 349: 1341-1346. click here

     

    Nusselder WJ, Mackenbach JP. Rectangularization of the survival curve in the Netherlands: an analysis of underlying causes of death. J Gerontol: Soc Sci 1997; 52: S145-S154. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Cavelaars AEJM, Groenhof F, Geurts JJM and the EU Working Group on Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health. Socioeconomic inequalities in morbidity and mortality in Western Europe. Lancet 1997; 349: 1655-1659. click here

     

    Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Bos J van den, Mackenbach JP. The interrelationship between income, health and employment status. Int J Epidemiol 1997; 26: 592-600. click here

     

    Joung IMA, Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Poppel FWA van, Meer JBW van der, Mackenbach JP. The contribution of intermediary factors to marital status differences in self-reported health. J Marr Fam 1997; 59: 476-490.

     

    Beeck EF van, Roijen L van, Mackenbach JP. Medical costs and economic production losses due to injuries in the Netherlands. J Trauma: Injury, Infection and Critical Care 1997; 42: 1116-1123. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Gunning-Schepers LJ. How should interventions to reduce inequalities in health be evaluated? J Epidemiol Community Health 1997; 51: 359-364. click here

     

    Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic differences in risk-factors for morbidity and mortality in the European Community. An international comparison. Journal of Health Psychology 1997; 2: 353-372.

     

    Treurniet HF, Essink-Bot ML, Mackenbach JP, Maas PJ van der. Health-related quality of life: an indicator of quality of care? Quality of Life Research 1997; 6: 363-369. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Cavelaars AEJM, Kunst AE. Author's reply to correspondence on Socioeconomic inequalities in morbidity and mortality in western Europe. Lancet 1997; 350: 516-518.

     

    Richardus JH, Graafmans WC, Pal-de Bruin KM van der, Amelink-Verburg MP, Verloove-Vanhorick SP, Mackenbach JP. A European concerted action investigating the validity of perinatal mortality as an outcome indicator for the quality of antenatal and perinatal care. J Perinat Med 1997; 25: 313-324. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Coebergh JWW, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic status and comorbidity among newly diagnosed cancer patients. Cancer 1997; 80: 1482-1488. click here

     

    Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Cultural, material and psychosocial correlates of the socio-economic gradient in smoking behaviour in adults. Prev Med 1997; 26: 754-766. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Lautenbach H, Oei YB, Bijlsma F. Competing causes of death: a death certificate study. J Clin Epidemiol 1997; 50: 1069-1077. click here

     

    1996

     

    Stronks K, Trirum JP van, Mackenbach JP. A documentation centre on socio-economic inequalities in health [editorial]. J Epidemiol Community Health 1996; 50: 5. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Looman CWN, Meer JBW van der. Differences in the misreporting of chronic conditions, by level of education: the effect on inequalities in prevalence rates. Am J Public Health 1996; 86: 706-711. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP (ed.). The history of public health in Europe. Special section Eur J Publ Health 1996; 6: 79-112.

     

    Mackenbach JP. The history of public health in Europe. Eur J Publ Health 1996; 6: 79-80.

     

    Joung IMA, Glerum JJ, Poppel FWA van, Kardaun JWPF, Mackenbach JP. The contribution of specific causes of death to mortality differences by marital status in the Netherlands. Eur J Public Health 1996; 6: 142-149.

     

    van de Mheen, H, Reijneveld SA, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic inequalities in perinatal and infant mortality from 1854 till 1990 in Amsterdam , the Netherlands. Eur J Public Health 1996; 6: 166-174.

     

    Mackenbach JP. The contribution of medical care to mortality decline: McKeown revisited. J Clin Epidemiol 1996; 49: 1207-1213. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Dances of death, occupational mortality statistics, and social critique. BMJ 1996; 313: 1587-1591. click here

     

    van der Meer JBW, van den Bos J, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic differences in the utilization of health services in a Dutch population: the contribution of health status. Health Policy 1996; 37: 1-18. click here

     

    Wolleswinkel-van den Bosch JH, Poppel FWA van, Mackenbach JP. Reclassifying causes of death to study the epidemiological transition in the Netherlands, 1875-1992. Eur J Population 1996; 12: 327-361. click here

     

    Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Behavioural and structural factors in the explanation of socio-economic inequalities in health: an empirical analysis. Sociol Health Ill 1996; 18: 653-674.

     

    Nusselder WJ, Mackenbach JP. Rectangularization of the survival curve in the Netherlands, 1950-1992. The Gerontologist 1996; 36: 773-782. click here

     

    1995

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Lautenbach H, Bijlsma F, Oei YB. Competing causes of death: an analysis using Multiple-Cause-of-Death Data from The Netherlands. Am J Epidemiol 1995; 5: 466-475. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Tackling inequalities in health [editorial]. BMJ 1995; 310: 1152-1153. click here

     

    Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Bos J van den, Mackenbach JP. Smaller socio-economic inequalities in health among women: the role of employment status. Int J Epidemiol 1995; 24: 559-568. click here

     

    Joung IMA, Meer JBW van der, Mackenbach JP. Marital status and health care utilization. Int J Epidemiol 1995; 24: 569-575. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Coebergh JWW, Heijden LH van der, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic variation in cancer survival in the Southeastern Netherlands, 1980-1989. Cancer 1995; 75: 2946-2953. click here

     

    de Gouw HWFM, Westendorp RGJ, Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP, Vandenbroucke JP. Decreased mortality among contemplative monks in the Netherlands. Am J Epidemiol 1995; 141: 771-775. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Public health epidemiology [editorial]. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1995; 49: 333-334. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Social Inequality and Death as illustrated in Late-Medieval Death Dances. Am J Public Health 1995; 85(9): 1285-1292. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP, Lutz J-M, Quinn MJ, Coleman MP. Deprivation and survival from breast cancer. Br J Cancer 1995; 72: 738-743. click here

     

    Joung IMA, Stronks K, Mheen H van de, Mackenbach JP. Health behaviours explain part of the differences in self reported health associated with partner/marital status in The Netherlands. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1995; 49: 482-488. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Coebergh JWW, Heijden LH van der, Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic status and breast cancer survival in the Southeastern Netherlands, 1980-1989. Eur J Cancer 1995; 31A: 1660-1664. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP, Lutz J-M, Quinn MJ, Coleman MP. Deprivation, stage at diagnosis and cancer survival. Int J Cancer 1995; 63: 324-329. click here

     

    1994

     

    Mackenbach JP, Mheen H van de, Stronks K. A prospective cohort study investigating the explanation of socio-economic inequalities in health in the Netherlands. Soc Sci Med 1994; 38: 299-308. click here

     

    Joung IMA, Mheen H van de, Stronks K, Poppel FWA van, Mackenbach JP. Differences in self-reported morbidity by marital status and by living arrangement. Int J Epidemiol 1994; 23: 91-97. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Stronks K, Mheen DH van de, Coebergh JWW, Mackenbach JP. Validation of cancer prevalence data from a postal survey by comparison with cancer registry records. Am J Epidemiol 1994; 139: 408-414. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Looman CWN. Living standards and mortality in the European Community. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1994; 48: 140-145. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. The size of mortality differences associated with educational level in nine industrialized countries. Am J Public Health 1994; 84: 932-937. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. The epidemiologic transition theory. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1994; 48: 329-332. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Bos J van den, Joung IMA, Mheen H van de, Stronks K. The determinants of excellent health: different from the determinants of ill-health? Int J Epidemiol 1994; 23: 1273-1281. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE. Health and social inequality in Europe [letter to the editor]. BMJ 1994; 309: 57. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. International variation in the size of mortality differences associated with occupational status. Int J Epidemiol 1994; 23: 742-750. click here

     

    Schrijvers CTM, Mackenbach JP. Cancer patient survival by socioeconomic status: a review for six common cancer sites. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1994; 48: 441-446. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Groenhof F, Mackenbach JP. The association between two windchill indices and daily mortality variation in the Netherlands. Am J Public Health 1994; 84: 1738-1742. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Socioeconomic inequalities in health in the Netherlands: impact of a five year research programme. BMJ 1994; 309: 1487-1491. click here

     

    1993

     

    Kunst AE, Mackenbach JP. Regional lung cancer death rates unrelated to smoking? The case of The Netherlands. Eur J Cancer 1993;  29A: 270-273. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Looman CWN. Air pollution, lagged effects of temperature, and mortality: the Netherlands, 1979-1987. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1993; 47: 121-126. click here

     

    Balkau B, Jougla E, Papoz L, Eurodiab Subarea C study group (a.o. Mackenbach JP). European study of the certification and coding of causes of death of six clinical case histories of diabetic patients. Int. J Epidemiol 1993; 22: 116-126.

     

    Kunst AE, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Outdoor air temperature and mortality in the Netherlands: a time-series analysis. Am J Epidem 1993; 137: 331-341. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Inequalities in health in The Netherlands according to age, gender, marital status, level of education, degree of urbanization, and region. Eur J Public Health 1993; 3: 112-118.

     

    Kunst AE, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Determinants of regional differences in lung cancer mortality in the Netherlands. Soc Sci Med 1993; 37: 623-631. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Vrij JH de, Meel D van. Self-reported morbidity and disability among Trappist and Benedictine Monks. Am J Epidemiol 1993; 138: 569-573. click here

     

    1992

     

    Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic health differences in the Netherlands: a review of recent empirical findings. Soc Sci Med 1992; 34: 213-226. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Looman CWN. Seasonal variation in mortality in the Netherlands. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1992; 46: 261-265. click here

     

    1991

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Looman CWN. Cultural and economic determinants of regional mortality patterns in the Netherlands. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1991; 45: 231-237. click here

     

    Beeck EF van, Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Looman CWN. Determinants of traffic accident mortality in the Netherlands: a geographic analysis. Int J Epidemiol 1991; 20: 698-706. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Are regional mortality patterns in the Netherlands culturally determined? Espaces, Populations, Socits 1991; 1: 85-91.

     

    Mackenbach JP. Narrowing inequalities in children's height [letter to the editor]. Lancet 1991; 338: 764. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP. Health care expenditure and mortality from amenable conditions in the European Community. Health Policy 1991; 19: 245-255. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. The decline in winter excess mortality in The Netherlands. Int J Epidemiol 1991; 20: 971-977. click here

     

    1990

     

    Kunst AE, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Socio-economic mortality differences in the Netherlands in 1950-1984: a regional study of cause-specific mortality. Soc Sci Med 1990; 31: 141-152. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Bouvier-Colle MH, Jougla E. "Avoidable" mortality and health services: a review of aggregate data studies. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1990; 44: 106-111. click here

     

    1989

     

    Beeck EF van, Mackenbach JP, Oortmarssen GJ van, et al. Scenario's for the future development of accident mortality in The Netherlands. Health Policy 1989; 11: 1-17.

     

    Mackenbach JP, Stronks K, Kunst AE. The contribution of medical care to inequalities in health: differences between socio-economic groups in decline of mortality from conditions amenable to medical intervention. Soc Sci Med 1989; 28: 369-376. click here

     

    Paul EA, Mackenbach JP, et al. Variations gographiques de la mortalit due des maladies justifiables d'une intervention mdicale en Europe CEC: atlas des dcs evitables. World Health Stat Q 1989; 42: 42-49.

     

    Mackenbach JP, Looman CWN, Kunst AE. Geographic variation in the onset of decline of ischemic heart disease mortality in the Netherlands. Am J Public Health 1989; 79: 1621-1627. click here

     

    1988

     

    Mackenbach JP, Looman CWN. Secular trends in infectious disease mortality in the Netherlands: quantitative estimates of changes coinciding with the introduction of antibiotics. Int J Epidemiol 1988; 17: 618-624. click here

     

    Kunst AE, Looman CWN, Mackenbach JP. Medical care and regional mortality differences within the countries of the EC. Eur J Population 1988; 4: 223-246. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Looman CWN, Kunst AE, et al. Post-1950 mortality trends and medical care: gains in life expectancy due to declines in mortality from conditions amenable to medical intervention. Soc Sci Med 1988; 27: 889-894. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Looman CWN, Kunst AE, et al. Regional differences in decline of mortality from selected conditions, The Netherlands, 1969-1984. Int J Epidemiol 1988; 17: 821-829. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Kunst AE, Looman CWN, et al. Regional differences in mortality from conditions amenable  to medical intervention in the Netherlands: a comparison of 4 time-periods. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1988; 42: 325-332. click here

     

    1987

     

    Mackenbach JP. Health care policy and regional epidemiology. Soc Sci Med 1987; 24: 247-253. click here

     

    Mackenbach JP, Duyne WMJ van, Kelson MC. Certification and coding of two underlying causes of death in the Netherlands and other countries of the European Community. J Epidemiol Comm Health 1987; 41: 156-160.  click here