Articles

Scholarly articles, refereed

Chaquisse, E., Fraga, S., Meireles, P., Macassa, G., Soares, J., Nbofana, F. & Barros, H. (2018). Sexual and physical intimate partner violence among women using antenatal care in Nampula, Mozambique. Journal of Public Health in Africa, 9 (1). External link [More information]
Abbasi, S., Sundin, Ö., Jalali, A., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2018). Ethnic Differences in the Risk Factors and Severity of Coronary Artery Disease: a Patient-Based Study in Iran. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, 5 (3), 623-631. 10.1007/s40615-017-0408-3 [More information]
Macassa, G., Francisco, J. & Mcgrath, C. (2017). Corporate Social Responsibility and Population Health. Health Science Journal, 11 (5). 10.21767/1791-809X.1000528 [More information]
Hiswåls, A., Marttila, A., Mälstam, E. & Macassa, G. (2017). Experiences of Unemployment  and Well-Being  After Job Loss During Economic Recession: Results of a Qualitative Study in East Central Sweden. Journal of Public Health Research, 6 (3), 135-141. 10.4081/jphr.2017.995 [More information]
Eslami, B., Macassa, G., Melchiorre, M., Barros, H., Viitasara, E., Lindert, J., Stankunas, M., Torres-Gonzalez, F., Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. & Soares, J. (2017). Life-time abuse and mental health among older persons : a European study. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 26 (6), 590-607. 10.1080/10926771.2017.1330295 [More information]
Begum, A., Rahman, A., Rahman, A., Soares, J., Reza Khankeh, H. & Macassa, G. (2017). Prevalence of suicide ideation among adolescents and young adults in rural Bangladesh. International Journal of Mental Health, 46 (3), 177-187. 10.1080/00207411.2017.1304074 [More information]
Macassa, G., Bergström, H., Malstam, E., Hiswåls, A., Soares, J., Ahmadi, N. & Marttila, A. (2017). Experiences of employment precariousness and psychological well-being in East Central Sweden. Health Science Journal (2). 10.21767/1791-809X.1000491 [More information]
Macassa, G., Hiswåls, A., Ahmadi, N. & McGrath, C. (2017). Educating Public Health Professionals for an Unknown Future : Insight from a New Bachelor Programme Linking Health Promotion and Sustainable Development. Research in Health Science, 2 (2), 70-78. 10.22158/rhs.v2n2p70 [More information]
Hiswåls, A., Walander, A., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2017). Employment Status, Anxiety and Depression in a Municipal Context. Research in Health Science, 2 (1), 12-23. 10.22158/rhs.v2n1p12 [More information]
Macassa, G., Winersjö, R., Wijk, K., MacGrath, C., Ahmadi, N. & Soares, J. (2017). Fear of crime and its relationships to self-reported health and stress among men. Journal of Public Health Research, 6 (3), 169-174. 10.4081/jphr.2017.1010 [More information]
Fraga, S., Soares, J., Melchiorre, M., Barros, H., Eslami, B., Ioannidi-Kapolou, E., Lindert, J., Macassa, G., Stankunas, M., Torres-Gonzales, F. & Viitasara, E. (2017). Lifetime Abuse and Quality of Life among Older People. Health & Social Work, 42 (4), 215-222. 10.1093/hsw/hlx036 [More information]
Melchiorre, M., Di Rosa, M., Lamura, G., Torres-Gonzales, F., Lindert, J., Stankunas, M., Ioannidi-Kapolou, E., Barros, H., Macassa, G. & Soares, J. (2016). Abuse of older men in seven European countries : a multilevel approach in the framework of an ecological model. PLoS ONE, 11 (1). 10.1371/journal.pone.0146425 [More information]
Ramezanian, M., Soares, J., Khankeh, H. & Macassa, G. (2016). Socioeconomic inequalities in health among school-aged adolescents in Tehran. Medical Journal of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 30 (1). External link [More information]
Eslami, B., Viitasara, E., Macassa, G., Melchiorre, M., Lindert, J., Stankunas, M., Torres-Gonzalez, F., Barros, H., Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. & Soares, J. (2016). The prevalence of lifetime abuse among older adults in seven European countries. International Journal of Public Health, 61 (8), 891-901. 10.1007/s00038-016-0816-x [More information]
Macassa, G., Olofsson, N., Soares, J. & Ahmadi, N. (2016). Socio-economic position and suicidal education : beyond education, occupation and income. Mid-Sweden Journal of Public Health. [Accepted] [More information]
Abbasi, S., De Leon, A., Kassaian, S., Karimi, A., Sundin, Ö., Jalali, A., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2015). Socioeconomic status and in‑hospital mortality of acute coronary syndrome : can education and occupation serve as preventive measures?. International Journal of Preventive Medicine, 6. 10.4103/2008-7802.156266 [More information]
Yahaya, I., Ponce De Leon, A., Uthman, O., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2015). Childhood sexual abuse among girls and determinants of sexual risk behaviours in adult life in sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 7 (2), 67-75. 10.1108/JACPR-04-2014-0121 [More information]
Hiswåls, A., Ghilagaber, G., Wijk, K., Öberg, P., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2015). Employment status and suicidal ideation during economic recession. Health Science Journal, 9 (1). External link [More information]
Eslami, B., Macassa, G., Sundin, Ö., Khankeh, H. & Soares, J. (2015). Quality of life and life satisfaction among adults with and without congenital heart disease in a developing country. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 22 (2), 169-179. 10.1177/2047487313514017 [More information]
Macassa, G., Hiswåls, A., Ahmadi, N., Alfredsson, J., Soares, J. & Stankunas, M. (2014). Employment status and health care utilization in a context of economic recession : Results of a population based survey in East Central Sweden. Science Journal of Public Health, 2 (6), 610-616. 10.11648/j.sjph.20140206.28 [More information]
Hiswåls, A., Ghilagaber, G., Walander, A., Wijk, K., Öberg, P., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2014). Employment Status and Inequalities in Self-Reported Health. Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Public Health, 11 (4), 1-11. 10.2427/10006 [More information]
Soares, J., Fraga, S., Viitasara, E., Stankunas, M., Sundin, Ö., Melchiorre, M., Macassa, G. & Barros, H. (2014). The chronicity and severity of abuse among older persons by country : a European study. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 6 (1), 3-25. 10.1108/JACPR-06-2013-0015 [More information]
Soares, J., Grossi, G., Macassa, G. & Örjan, S. (2014). Psychological distress in a sample of Swedish women : a longitudinal study. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. [Submitted] [More information]
Eslami, B., Macassa, G., Sundin, Ö., Khankeh, H. & Soares, J. (2014). Style of Coping and its Determinants in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease in a Developing Country. Congenital Heart Disease, 9 (4), 349-360. 10.1111/chd.12150 [More information]
Tahir, M., Macassa, G., Akbar, A., Naseer, R., Zia, A. & Khan, S. (2013). Road traffic crashes in Ramadan: An observational study [Accidents de la circulation pendant le ramadan: Une étude d'observation]. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 19 (Suppl. 3), S147-S151. [More information]
Lindert, J., de Luna, J., Torres- Gonzales, F., Barros, H., Loannidi- Kopolou, E., Melchiorre, M., Stankunas, M., Macassa, G. & Soares, J. (2013). Abuse and neglect of older persons in seven cities in seven countries in Europe : a cross-sectional community study. International Journal of Public Health, 58 (1), 121-132. 10.1007/s00038-012-0388-3 [More information]
Melchiorre, M., Chiatti, C., Lamura, G., Torres-Gonzales, F., Stankunas, M., Lindert, J., Ioannidi-Kapolou, E., Barros, H., Macassa, G. & Soares, J. (2013). Social Support, Socio-Economic Status, Health and Abuse among Older People in Seven European Countries : Social support and elder abuse in Europe. PLoS ONE, 8 (1), e54856-. 10.1371/journal.pone.0054856 [More information]
Macassa, G., Sundin, Ö., Viitasara, E., Barros, H., Torres Gonzales, F., Ioannidi-Kapolou, E., Melchiorre, M., Lindert, J., Stankunas, M. & Soares, J. (2013). Psychological abuse among older persons in Europe : A cross-sectional study. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 5 (1), 16-34. 10.1108/17596591311290722 [More information]
Eslami, B., Örjan, S., Macassa, G., Khankeh, H. & Soares, J. (2013). Gender differences in health conditions and socio-economic status of adults with congenital heart disease in a developing country. Cardiology in the Young, 23 (2), 209-218. [More information]
Eslami, B., Sundin, Ö., Macassa, G., Khankeh, H. & Soares, J. (2013). Anxiety, depressive and somatic symptoms in adults with congenital heart disease. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 74 (1), 49-56. 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2012.10.006 [More information]
Yahaya, I., Uthman, O., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2013). Social disorganization and history of child sexual abuse against girls in Sub-Saharan Africa : A multilevel analysis. BMC International Health and Human Rights, 13 (33). 10.1186/1472-698X-13-33 [More information]
Yahaya, I., Ponce de Leon, A., A. Uthman, O., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2013). Individual and community-level socioeconomic position and its association with adolescents experience of childhood sexual abuse : a multilevel analysis of sixcountries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of Injury and Violence Research, 6 (1), 21-30. 10.5249/jivr.v6i1.316 [More information]
Macassa, G., Walander, A. & Soares, J. (2013). Violence against women in Stockholm County : Does marital status matter?. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 5 (2), 101-111. 10.1108/17596591311313690 [More information]
Zacarias, A., Macassa, G. & Soares, J. (2012). Women as Perpetrators of IPV : the Experience of Mozambique. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 4 (1), 5-27. 10.1108/17596591211192966 [More information]
Winnersjö, R., Ponce de Leon, A., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2012). Violence and self-reported health : does individual socioeconomic position matter?. Journal of Injury and Violence Research, 4 (2), 87-95. 10.5249/jivr.v4i2.122 [More information]
Priebe, S., Matanov, A., Schor, R., Straßmayr, C., Barros, H., Barry, M., Díaz-Olalla, J., Gabor, E., Greacen, T., Holcnerová, P., Kluge, U., Lorant, V., Moskalewicz, J., Schene, A., Macassa, G. & Gaddini, A. (2012). Good practice in mental health care for socially marginalised groups in Europe : a qualitative study of expert views in 14 countries. BMC Public Health, 12. 10.1186/1471-2458-12-248 [More information]
Tahir, N., Naseer, R., Khan, S., Macassa, G., Hashimi, W. & Durrani, M. (2012). Road traffic crashes managed by Rescue 1122 in Lahore, Pakistan. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion, 19 (4), 347-350. 10.1080/17457300.2011.628755 [More information]
Macassa, G. (2012). A Matter of Faith : Unravelling the role of religion on child survival in sub-Saharan Africa. African Journal of Health Sciences, 22 (3), 238-247. [More information]
Zacarias, A., Macassa, G., Soares, J., Svanström, L. & Antai, D. (2012). Symptoms of depression, anxiety, and somatization in female victims and perpetrators of intimate partner violence in Maputo City, Mozambique. International Journal of Women's Health, 4, 491-503. 10.2147/IJWH.S29427 [More information]
Innocent, M., Ndonko, F., Ngo’o, G., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2012). Breaking the Silence : Understanding the practice of Breast ironing in Cameroon. African Journal of Health Sciences, 23 (4), 232-237. [More information]
Zacarias, A., Macassa, G., Svanström, L., Soares, J. & Antai, D. (2012). Intimate partner violence against women in Maputo city, Mozambique. BMC International Health and Human Rights, 12 (1). 10.1186/1472-698X-12-35 [More information]
Abbasi, S., De Leon, A., Kassaian, S., Karimi.,, A., Sundin, Ö., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2012). Gender Differences in the Risk of Coronary Artery Disease in Iran. Iranian Journal of Public Health, 41 (3), 36-47. External link [More information]
Macassa, G., Ghilagaber, G., Charsmar, H., Walander, A., Sundin, Ö. & Soares, J. (2012). Geographic differentials in mortality of children in Mozambique : their implications for achievement of millenium development goal 4. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, 30 (3), 331-345. External link [More information]
Yahaya, I., Soares, J., De Leon, A. & Macassa, G. (2012). A comparative study of the socioeconomic factors associated with childhood sexual abuse in sub-Saharan Africa. Pan African Medical Journal, 11 (51), 1-8. External link [More information]
Sundin, Ö., Soares, J., Grossi, G. & Macassa, G. (2011). The experiences of burnout among migrant and native Swedish women : a longitudinal study. Women & health, 51 (7), 643-660. 10.1080/03630242.2011.618529 [More information]
Macassa, G., Hallqvist, J. & Lynch, J. (2011). Inequalities in Child Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa : a Social Epidemiologic Framework. African Journal of Health Sciences, 18 (1-2), 14-26. External link [More information]
Csöff, R., Macassa, G. & Lindert, J. (2010). Körperliche Beschwerden bei älteren Migranten in Deutschland [Somatic Complaints among Elderly Migrants in Germany]. Zeitschrift für Psychiatrie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 58 (3), 199-206. 10.1024/1661-4747/a000028 [More information]
Antai, D., Ghilagaber, G., Wedrén, S., Macassa, G. & Moradi, T. (2009). Inequities in Under-Five Mortality in Nigeria : Differentials by Religious Affiliation of the Mother. Journal of religion and health, 48 (3), 290-304. 10.1007/s10943-008-9197-7 [More information]
Soares, J., Grossi, G., Macassa, G. & Fandino-Losada, A. (2008). Social support among lifetime victimized men. Victims and Offenders, 3 (2-3), 275-288. 10.1080/15564880802034950 [More information]
Soares, J., Macassa, G., Grossi, G. & Viitasara, E. (2008). Psychosocial Correlates of Hopelessness Among Men. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 37 (1), 50-61. 10.1080/16506070701628016 [More information]
Soares, J., Macassa, G. & Fandino-Losada, A. (2007). Psychosocial experiences among female and male primary care patients with and without pain. Pain clinic (Print), 19 (2), 58-70. 10.1179/016911107X268693 [More information]
Awuba, J. & Macassa, G. (2007). HIV/AIDS in Cameroon : Rising gender issues in policy-making matters. African Journal of Health Sciences, 14 (3-4), 118-128. 10.4314/ajhs.v14i3.30857 [More information]
Soares, J., Macassa, G., Miranda, J. & Viitasara, E. (2007). Health among lifetime victimized men. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 66 (4), 351-364. [More information]
Soares, J., Viitasara, E. & Macassa, G. (2007). Quality of life among lifetime victimized men. Violence and Victims, 22 (2), 289-204. 10.1891/088667007780477366 [More information]
Macassa, G., Öberg, L., Bernhardt, E. & Burström, B. (2006). Differentials in overall and cause-specific mortality among infants born in and out of wedlock, Stockholm 1878–1925. The History of the Family, 11 (1), 19-26. 10.1016/j.hisfam.2005.10.002 [More information]
Macassa, G., Ponce de Leon, A. & Burström, B. (2006). The impact of water supply and sanitation on area differentials in the decline of diarrhoeal disease mortality among infants in Stockholm 1878—1925. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 34 (5), 526-533. 10.1080/14034940600551137 [More information]
Macassa, G. & Burström, B. (2006). Determinants of social inequalities in child mortality in Mozambique : What do we know? What could be done?. African Journal of Health Sciences, 13 (1-2), 139-143. 10.4314/ajhs.v13i1.30829 [More information]
Macassa, G., Ghilagaber, G., Bernhardt, E. & Burström, B. (2006). Inequalities in under-five mortality in Mozambique : differentials by region of residence and ethnic affiliation of the mother. East African Medical Journal, 83 (5), 259-266. 10.4314/eamj.v83i5.9431 [More information]
Burström, B., Macassa, G., Öberg, L., Bernhardt, E. & Smedman, L. (2005). Equitable Child Health Interventions : The Impact of Improved Water and Sanitation on Inequalities in Child Mortality in Stockholm, 1878 to 1925. American Journal of Public Health, 95 (2), 208-216. 10.2105/AJPH.2003.034900 [More information]
Macassa, G. & Burström, B. (2005). Poverty and child mortality in different contexts : Can Mozambique Learn from the Decline in Mortality at the Turn of the 19th Century in Stockholm?. African Journal of Health Sciences, 12 (1-2), 31-36. 10.4314/ajhs.v12i1.30798 [More information]
Macassa, G., Ghilagaber, G., Bernhardt, E. & Burström, B. (2004). Contribution of household environment factors to urban childhood mortality in Mozambique. East African Medical Journal, 81 (8), 408-414. 10.4314%2Feamj.v81i8.9202 [More information]
Macassa, G., Ghilagaber, G., Bernhardt, E., Diderichsen, F. & Burström, B. (2003). Inequalities in child mortality in Mozambique : differentials by parental socio-economic position. Social Science and Medicine, 57 (12), 2255-2264. 10.1016/S0277-9536(02)00545-2 [More information]
Macassa, G., Ghilagaber, G., Bernhardt, E. & Burström, B. (2003). Trends in infant and child mortality in Mozambique during and after a period of conflict. Public Health, 117 (4), 221-227. 10.1016/S0033-3506(03)00077-5 [More information]
Burström, B., Macassa, G., Öberg, L., Bernhardt, E. & Smedman, L. (2003). Barnadödlighet, fattigdom och sanitära reformer. Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift, 80 (3), 209-215. [More information]
Dgedge, M., Novoa, A., Macassa, G., Sacarlal, J., Black, J., Michaud, C. & Cliff, J. (2001). The burden of disease in Maputo City, Mozambique : registered and autopsied deaths in 1994. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 79 (6), 546-552. [More information]
Cutts, F., Dos Santos, C., Novoa, A., David, P., Macassa, G. & Soares, A. (1996). Child and Maternal Mortality during a Period of Conflict in Beira City, Mozambique. International Journal of Epidemiology, 25 (2), 349-356. 10.1093/ije/25.2.349 [More information]

Scholarly articles, non-refereed

Macassa, G., Ahmadi, N., Hiswåls, A., Alfredsson, J., Soares, J. & Stankunas, M. (2014). Differences in health care-seeking behavior during economic recession. European Journal of Public Health, 24 (Suppl. 2). 10.1093/eurpub/cku161.085 [More information]
Hiswåls, A., Ghilagaber, G., Wijk, K., Öberg, P., Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2014). Inequalities and Suicide Ideation during Recession Times. European Journal of Public Health, 24 (Suppl. 2), 361-. 10.1093/eurpub/cku166.155 [More information]

Peer Reviewed Scientific Publications

(selected, past six years only)

The publication list is extracted from GM Qualifications Portfolio

Burström B, Macassa G, Öberg L, Bernhardt E, Smedman L. Equitable child health interventions: the impact of improved water and sanitation on inequalities in child mortality in Stockholm at the turn of the 19th century. American Journal of Public Health 2005;95:208-216

Macassa G , Ponce de Leon A. Burström Bo. The impact of water supply and sanitation on area differentials in the decline of diarrhoea disease mortality among infants in Stockholm 1878-1925. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 2006;34:526-53

Macassa G, Öberg L, Bernhardt E, Burström B. Differentials in overall and cause-specific mortality between infants born in and out of wedlock, Stockholm 1878-1925". The History of the Family 2006;11:19-26

Soares JJF, Macassa G, Fandino-Losada A. Psychological experiences among female and primary care patients with and without pain. The Pain Clinic 2007;19:58-70

Soares JJF, Viitasara E, Macassa G. Quality of life among life-time victimised men. Violence and Victims 2007;2:189-204

Soares JJF, Macassa G, Miranda J, Viitasara E. Health among victimized men. International Journal of Circumpolar Health 2007;66:351-364

Awuba J, Macassa G. HIV/AIDS in Cameroon: Rising gender issues in policy-making matters. AJHS2007;14:118-128

Soares JJF, Macassa G, Grossi G, Viitasara E. Psychosocial correlates of hopelessness among men. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy 2008;37:50-61

Soares JJF, Grossi G, Macassa G, Fandino-Losada A. Social support among life-time victimized men. Victims and Offenders 2008;3:275-288

Antai D, Guilagaber G, Vreden S, Macassa G, Moradi T. Inequities in under-five mortality in Nigeria: differentials by ethnic affiliation of the mother. Journal of Religion and Health 2008;48:290-304

Csöf M-R, Macassa G, Lindert J. Somatic Complaints among Elderly Migrants in Germany. Psychiatrie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie 2010;58:199-206

Tahir N, Macassa G, Nasser R, Durrani M, Hashmir W. Causes of Fire Emergency Managed by Rescue 1122 in Lahore, Pakistan. Fire Safety Journal. In Press ( Accepted January 2011)

Macassa G; Hallqvist J; Lynch,JW. Inequalities in Child Mortality in Sub-SaharanAfrica : A Social Epidemiologic Framework. African Journal of Health Sciences 2011; 18 (1-2 January-June):14-26

Zacarias, Antonio Eugenio;  Macassa, Gloria; Soares,  Joaquim. Women as Perpetrators of IPV: The Experience of Mozambique. International Journal of Conflict and Violence 2011. (In Press)

Winersjö R, Ponce de Leon A, Soares JF, Macassa G. Violence and Self-Reported Health: does Individual Socioeconomic Position Matter? Journal of Injury and Violence Research In Press May 2011; Upcoming in JIVR  VOL 4, No 2 (2012)

Sundin Ö, Macassa G, Grossi G, Soares J. The experiences of burnout among migrant and native Swedish women. Women´s Health 2011 (In Press)

Macassa G, Ghilagaber G, Charsmar H, Walander A, Sundin Ö, Soares J. Geographical Differentials in Under-Five Mortality in Mozambique 2003: Their Implications for the Achievement of Millennium Development Goal 4. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition (Accepted September 2011)

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