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Social and psychosocial determinants of self-rated health in central and eastern Europe

Hynek Pikhart

Social and psychosocial determinants of self-rated health in central and eastern Europe

by Hynek Pikhart

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public health -- Social aspects -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Public health -- Social aspects -- Europe.,
  • Self-care, Health -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Self-care, Health -- Europe.,
  • Public health -- Psychological aspects -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Public health -- Psychological aspects -- Europe.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-189) and index.

    Statementby Hynek Pikhart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA523.E852 P54 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 213 p. :
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20644414M
    ISBN 100792376048
    LC Control Number2001050365

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Life expectancy in countries of Central and Eastern Europe is substantially shorter than in Western Europe, and a similar divide exists in self-rated health.

This exhaustive study of populations in seven Central and European countries - Russia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary - examines the social and psychosocial. Social and Psychosocial Determinants of Self-Rated Health in Central and Eastern Europe [Pikhart, Hynek] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Social and Psychosocial Determinants of Self-Rated Health in Central and Eastern EuropeCited by: Life expectancy in countries of Central and Eastern Europe is substantially shorter than in Western Europe, and a similar divide exists in self-rated health.

This exhaustive study of populations in seven Central and European countries - Russia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary - examines the social and psychosocial Brand: Springer US. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations, maps ; 25 cm: Contents: Introduction.

East-West difference ; Main interest and hypotheses ; Study design and data ; Contributors to the project ; Structure status in countries of Central and Eastern Europe ; Self-rated health ; Socioeconomic factors ; Psychosocial factors. Get this from a library. Social and psychosocial determinants of self-rated health in central and eastern Europe.

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Psychosocial determinants of health in social. T o our mind a central constituent of a psychosocial explan- using self-rated health at age 33 as the health outcome. To allow for temporal. In fact, it would imply that psychosocial explanations of health might be more accurately referred to as ‘social-psychological’ explanations of health.

A direct corollary of this is that psychosocial factors can be best seen as and operationalized in terms of influences acting primarily between the fully social and the fully individual Cited by: Abstract. The main purpose of this project was to study the social and psychosocial determinants of poor self-rated health in the general population of seven east and central European countries, and to find out whether the concepts previously established in western populations are valid in the former communist countries of central and eastern Europe.

Centralization of Government and Legal Traditions in Hungary. Determinants of Self-Rated Health in Central and Eastern Europe and Hungary - examines the social and psychosocial Author: János Fazekas. This shows the amount of variance explained in the outcome variables by the socioeconomic and psychological social determinants of health variables adjusting for covariates.

For HbA1c, 36% of the variance was explained by self-efficacy, 20% by social subjective status, 17% by distress, 13% by education and 11% by income. Author(s): Pikhart,Hynek, Title(s): Social and psychosocial determinants of self-rated health in central and eastern Europe/ by Hynek Pikhart.

Country of Publication: United States Publisher: Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, c Several studies in the U.S. have demonstrated support for the social determinants of health model.

Using data from two national health and well-being surveys, Ross and Wu () show that after controlling for sociodemographic factors (age, sex, race, and marital status) education was positively associated with self-rated health and level of physical functioning through work and economic Cited by: Research into Russia's health crisis during the s includes studies of both mortality and self-rated health, assuming that the determinants of the two are the same.

In this paper, we tested this assumption, using data from a single study on both outcomes and socioeconomic, lifestyle and. PIKHART H.

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Mirza Balaj, Courtney L. McNamara, Terje A. Eikemo, Clare Bambra, The social determinants of inequalities in self-reported health in Europe: findings from the European social survey () special module on the social determinants of health, European Journal of Public Health, Vol Issue suppl_1, 1 FebruaryPages –, https Cited by: The purpose of the current study was to investigate self-rated health (SRH) in a sample of Central and Eastern European adolescents and determine whether those rating themselves as not healthy differed from those with the ratings of healthy and very healthy on measures of psychosocial functioning (loneliness, hopelessness, shyness, perceptions.

Long-term conditions pose major challenges for healthcare systems. Optimizing self-management of people with long-term conditions is an important strategy to improve quality of life, health outcomes, patient experiences in healthcare, and the sustainability of healthcare systems. Much research on self-management focuses on individual competencies, while the social systems of support that Cited by:.

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