Welcome to the Norrland Observatory for Equity in Health and Health Care (NOEHHC)
NOEHHC is formed by a multidisciplinary group of researchers based at the unit of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå university.
NOEHHC´s aims are: i) to monitor socioeconomic inequalities in health and health care in the Northern region of Sweden (Norrland); ii) to conduct pertinent research on different aspects of socioeconomic inequalities in health and health care and, iii) to provide relevant information regarding those inequalities to policy-makers in the region
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Jonsson F, Sebastian MS, Hammarström A, Gustafsson PE. Are neighbourhood inequalities in adult health explained by socio-economic and psychosocial determinants in adolescence and the subsequent life course in northern Sweden? A decomposition analysis. Health Place 2018; 52: 127-134. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2018.05.010
Wagenius CM, San Sebastián M, Gustafsson PE, Goicolea I. Access for all? Assessing vertical and horizontal inequities in healthcare utilization among young people in northern Sweden. Scand J Public Health 2018:1403494818774965. doi: 10.1177/1403494818774965.
Brydsten A, Hammarström A, San Sebastian M. Health inequalities between employed and unemployed in northern Sweden: a decomposition analysis of social determinants for mental health. Int J Equity Health. 2018 May 16;17(1):59. doi: 10.1186/s12939-018-0773-5.
Ramadani RV, Mosquera PA, Sebastián MS, Gustafsson PE. The moderating effect of income on the relationship between body mass index and health-related quality of life in Northern Sweden. Scand J Public Health 2018 1:1403494818761418. doi: 10.1177/1403494818761418.
Nytt nummer Socialmedicinsk tidskrift Vol 95, Nr 1 (2018): Forskning och teori: Ett blandnummer Innehållsförteckning
Nytt nummer Socialmedicinsk tidskrift Vol 94, Nr 6 (2017): Hans Rosling – en märklig man, en kamrat till oss
Anna-Karin Hurtig has being awarded by FORTE 4 230 000 SEK for the project "Strengthening community-based health systems through e-health innovations? a realist evaluation of VirtualHealth Rooms in northern Sweden