Ulla Christensen

Ulla Christensen

Associate Professor


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    Health, work, and personal-related predictors of time to return to work among employees with mental health problems.

    Nielsen, M. B. D., Bültmann, U., Madsen, I. E. H., Martin, M., Christensen, Ulla, Diderichsen, Finn & Rugulies, R., 2012, In: Disability and Rehabilitation. 34, 15, p. 1311-1316 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Healthcare Professionals' Perspectives on the Cross-Sectoral Treatment Pathway for Women with Gestational Diabetes during and after Pregnancy-A Qualitative Study

    Timm, A., Nielsen, K. K., Christensen, Ulla & Maindal, H. T., 2021, In: Journal of Clinical Medicine. 10, 4, 13 p., 843.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    High local unemployment and increased mortality in Danish adults; results from a prospective multilevel study.

    Osler, Merete, Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke, Gamborg, Michael Orland, Godtfredsen, Nina & Prescott, Eva, 2003, In: Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 60, 11, p. e16

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Home care as reablement or enabling arrangements? An exploration of the precarious dependencies in living with functional decline: Home care as reablement or enabling arrangements?

    Bødker, M. N., Christensen, Ulla & Langstrup, Henriette, 2019, In: Sociology of Health and Illness. 41, 7, p. 1358-1372 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    How do men want to receive information about fertility? An evaluation of a fertility campaign targeting Danish men in Copenhagen

    Berthelsen, A. S. N., Gamby, A. L. N., Christensen, Ulla & Schmidt, Lone, 2020, In: Human Reproduction. 35, Supplement 1, p. I350 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

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    How do musculoskeletal pain, avoidant coping and sickness absence relate to each other? Findings from a prospective cohort study.

    Christensen, Ulla, Hougaard, Charlotte Ørsted, Thielen, Karsten, Nygaard, E., Schmidt, Lone & Lund, Rikke, 2011, In: European Journal of Public Health. 21, supplement 1, p. 122 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

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    Hverdagsrehabilitering: Rapport fra en kvalitativ undersøgelse

    Christensen, Ulla, Malling, G. M. & Christensen, B., Aug 2014, 35 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

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    Impact of Social Capital on 8-year Mortality Among Older People in 34 Danish Municipalities

    Poulsen, T., Siersma, Volkert Dirk, Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke, Vass, Mikkel & Avlund, K., 2012, In: Journal of Aging and Health. 24, p. 1202-1222 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Implementing the MAMAACT intervention in Danish antenatal care: a qualitative study of non -Western immigrant women's and midwives' attitudes and experiences

    Johnsen, H., Christensen, Ulla, Juhl, M. & Villadsen, Sarah Fredsted, 2021, In: Midwifery. 95, 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Income inequality and ischaemic heart disease in Danish men and women

    Osler, Merete, Christensen, Ulla, Due, P., Lund, Rikke, Andersen, Ingelise, Diderichsen, Finn & Prescott, Eva, 2003, In: International Journal of Epidemiology. 32, 3, p. 375-80 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Income inequality, individual income, and mortality in Danish adults: analysis of pooled data from two cohort studies.

    Osler, Merete, Prescott, Eva, Grønbaek, M., Christensen, Ulla, Due, P. & Engholm, G., 2002, In: BMJ - British Medical Journal - Clinical Research Edition. 324, 7328, p. 13-6 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Influence of lifestyle factors on long-term sickness absence among female healthcare workers: a prospective cohort study

    Quist, H. G., Thomsen, Birthe Lykke Riegels, Christensen, Ulla, Clausen, T., Holtermann, A., Bjørner, Jakob Bue & Andersen, L. L., 2014, In: BMC Public Health. 14, p. 1-8 8 p., 1084.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Influence of marital history over two and three generations on early death. A longitudinal study of Danish men born in 1953.

    Lund, Rikke, Christensen, Ulla, Holstein, B. E., Due, P. & Osler, Merete, 2006, In: Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 60, 6, p. 496-501 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Intra-familial health polarisation: how diverse health concerns become barriers to health behaviour change in families with preschool children and emerging obesity

    Høeg, Didde, Christensen, Ulla & Grabowski, D., 2020, In: Sociology of Health and Illness. 42, 6, p. 1243-1258 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Intra-familial stigmatization: An adverse outcome of a family-based health education intervention to reduce childhood obesity

    Hoeg, D., Grabowski, D. & Christensen, Ulla, 2018, In: Health Education. 118, 3, p. 227-238 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Job loss and broken partnerships: do the number of stressful life events influence the risk of ischemic heart disease in men?

    Kriegbaum, Margit, Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke, Prescott, Eva & Osler, Merete, 2008, In: Annals of Epidemiology. 18, 10, p. 743-5 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Job losses and accumulated number of broken partnerships increase risk of premature mortality in Danish men born in 1953

    Kriegbaum, Margit, Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke & Osler, Merete, 2009, In: Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 51, 6, p. 708-13 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Lifetime occupational physical activity and musculoskeletal aging in middle-aged men and women in Denmark: Retrospective cohort study protocol and methods

    Møller, Anne, Mortensen, O. S., Reventlow, Susanne, Skov, P. G., Andersen, J. H., Rubak, T. S., Hansen, Åse Marie, Andersen, L. L., Lund, Rikke, Osler, Merete, Christensen, Ulla & Avlund, K., 2012, In: JMIR Research Protocols. 1, 2, p. e7

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Loneliness, immigration background and self-identified ethnicity: a nationally representative study of adolescents in Denmark

    Madsen, K. R., Damsgaard, M. T., Jervelund, Signe Smith, Christensen, Ulla, Stevens, G. G. W. J. M., Walsh, S., Koushede, Vibeke Jenny, Nielsen, Line, Due, P. & Holstein, B. E., 2016, In: Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. 42, 12, p. 1977-1995 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Loss to follow up did not bias associations between early life factors and adult depression

    Osler, Merete, Kriegbaum, Margit, Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke & Andersen, A. N., 2008, In: Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 61, 9, p. 958-963 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Main and combined effects of musculoskeletal pain frequency and avoidant coping on sickness absence: Findings from a prospective cohort study

    Christensen, Ulla, Schmidt, Lone, Hougaard, Charlotte Ørsted, Thielen, Karsten, Nygaard, E. & Lund, Rikke, 3 Sep 2013, In: Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 45, p. 1042-1048

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Marital history trough two and three generations and mortality in third generation among Danish males born in 1953

    Lund, Rikke, Christensen, Ulla, Due, P., Holstein, B. E. & Osler, M., 2004.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

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    Measuring aspects of social capital in a gerontological perspective

    Poulsen, T., Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke & Avlund, K., 1 Dec 2011, In: European Journal of Ageing. 8, 4, p. 221-232

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Mediation proportion.

    Ditlevsen, Susanne, Keiding, Niels, Christensen, Ulla, Damsgaard, M. T. & Lynch, J., 2005, In: Epidemiology. 16, 4, p. 592

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearch

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    Metropolit. Project Metropolitan 1953, Copenhagen, Denmark. Documentation report: Volume 3: The 2004 survey.

    Christensen, Ulla, Holstein, B. E., Kriegbaum, Margit & Osler, Merete, 2008, København, Danmark: Museum Tusculanum. 296 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

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    Motionsaktivitet og socialt netværk - en evaluering af et lokalt interventionsprojekt

    Christensen, Ulla, 1999, København: Afd. for Soc.Med. og Psykosocial Sundhed, Kbh. Univ., København Sund By, Kbh.s Sundhedsforvaltning. 177 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

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    Motivational factors influencing small construction and auto repair enterprises to participate in occupational health and safety programmes

    Kvorning, L. V., Hasle, P. & Christensen, Ulla, Jan 2015, In: Safety Science. 71, Part C, p. 253-263 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Multi-method investigation of normative integration in a novel inter-sectoral collaboration between mental health care services and public sick leave insurance organizations in Denmark

    Poulsen, R. M., Pii, K. H., Bultmann, U., Eplov, L. F., Albertsen, K. & Christensen, Ulla, 2019, In: International Journal of Integrated Care. 19, 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

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    Musculoskeletal diseases and subsequent onset of need of help to mobility among nondisabled old people. Is the relationship influenced by socio-economic, psychosocial and behavioral factors

    Avlund, K., Damsgaard, M. T., Schroll, M., Osler, M. & Christensen, Ulla, 2000, In: Annals of Behavioral Medicine. p. 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearch

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    Negative aspects of close social relations and 10-year incident ischaemic heart disease hospitalization among middle-aged Danes

    Lund, Rikke, Rod, Naja Hulvej, Thielen, Karsten, Nilsson, Charlotte Juul & Christensen, Ulla, Oct 2014, In: European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 21, 10, p. 1249-1256 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Neighborhood perceptions and allostatic load: Evidence from Denmark

    van Deurzen, I., Rod, Naja Hulvej, Christensen, Ulla, Hansen, Åse Marie, Lund, Rikke & Dich, N., Jul 2016, In: Health & Place. 40, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Organisational barriers to implementing the MAMAACT intervention to improve maternity care for non-Western immigrant women: A qualitative evaluation

    Johnsen, H., Christensen, Ulla, Juhl, M. & Villadsen, Sarah Fredsted, 2020, In: International Journal of Nursing Studies. 111, 103742.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Patient perspectives on navigating the field of traumatic brain injury rehabilitation: a qualitative thematic analysis.

    Graff, H. J., Christensen, Ulla, Poulsen, I. & Egerod, Ingrid Eugenie, 2018, In: Disability and Rehabilitation. 40, 8, p. 926-934 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Patients' perception of disease and experience with type 2 diabetes patient education in Denmark

    Hjorth Lauersen, D., Frøhlich, A. & Christensen, Ulla, Dec 2017, In: Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences. 31, 4, p. 1039-1047 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Peer support for socially vulnerable citizens with diabetes: Bridging the gap to the health system

    Christensen, Ulla, Garn, S. D. & Glumer, C., 2019, In: European Journal of Public Health. 29, Supplement 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

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    Perceived value of eHealth among people living with multimorbidity: a qualitative study

    Runz-Jørgensen, S., Schiøtz, M. L. & Christensen, Ulla, 2017, In: Journal of Comorbidity. 7 , 1, p. 96-111 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Personality in Late Midlife: Associations With Demographic Factors and Cognitive Ability

    Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Flensborg-Madsen, Trine, Molbo, Drude, Christensen, Ulla, Osler, Merete, Avlund, K. & Lund, Rikke, Feb 2014, In: Journal of Aging and Health. 26, 1, p. 21-36 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Physical and psychosocial work factors as explanations for social inequalities in self-rated health

    Brønholt, R. L. L., Hansen, M. B., Islamoska, S., Christensen, Ulla, Grynderup, M. B. & Nabe-Nielsen, Kirsten, 2021, In: International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 94, p. 335–346 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Predictors of return to work in employees sick-listed with mental health problems: findings from a longitudinal study

    D.Nielsen, M. B., Madsen, I. E. H., Bültmann, U., Christensen, Ulla, Diderichsen, Finn & Rugulies, Reiner Ernst, 2011, In: European Journal of Public Health. 21, 6, p. 806-811 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Psychosocial factors at work and the development of mobility limitations among adults in Denmark

    Hansen, Åse Marie, Darsø, L., Manty, M., Nilsson, Charlotte Juul, Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke, Holtermann, A. & Avlund, K., 17 Mar 2014, In: Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 42, 5, p. 417-424 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Psychosocial work environment factors and weight change: a prospective study among Danish health care workers

    Gram Quist, H., Christensen, Ulla, Christensen, Karl Bang, Aust, B., Borg, V. & Bjørner, Jakob Bue, 2013, In: BMC Public Health. 13, p. 43

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Rapid report on methodology: does loss to follow-up in a cohort study bias associations between early life factors and lifestyle-related health outcomes?

    Osler, Merete, Kriegbaum, Margit, Christensen, Ulla, Holstein, B. & Andersen, A. N., 2008, In: Annals of Epidemiology. 18, 5, p. 422-424 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Reduced probability of smoking cessation in men with increasing number of job losses and partnership breakdowns

    Kriegbaum, Margit, Larsen, A. M., Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke & Osler, Merete, 2011, In: Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 65, 6, p. 511-516 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Return to work among employees with common mental disorders: study design and baseline findings from a mixed-method follow-up study

    Nielsen, M. B. D., Bültmann, U., Amby, M., Christensen, Ulla, Diderichsen, Finn & Rugulies, Reiner Ernst, Dec 2010, In: Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 38, 8, p. 864-72 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Risk perception among vulnerable diabetes patients and citizens at risk in Copenhagen

    Christensen, Ulla, Malling, G. M. H. & Kristensen, E. C., Nov 2016, In: European Journal of Public Health. 26, Supplement 1, p. 350-350 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

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    Self-rated health as a predictor of outcomes of type 2 diabetes patient education programmes in Denmark

    Laursen, D. H., Christensen, Karl Bang, Christensen, Ulla & Frølich, Anne, Oct 2016, In: Public Health. 139, p. 170-177 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Social Networks and Exercise Adherence

    Christensen, Ulla, 1996.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

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    Social Relations, Community Engagement and Potentials: A Qualitative Study Exploring Resident Engagement in a Community-Based Health Promotion Intervention in a Deprived Social Housing Area

    Srivarathan, Abirami, Lund, Rikke, Christensen, Ulla & Kristiansen, Maria, 2020, In: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 17, 7, 18 p., 2341.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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    Social Support and Exercise Adherence: A Local Intervention Project

    Christensen, Ulla, 1998.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

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