Ulla Christensen

Ulla Christensen

Associate Professor


  1. Published

    Cohort Profile: The Copenhagen Aging and Midlife Biobank (CAMB)

    Lund, Rikke, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Christensen, Ulla, Bruunsgaard, H., Holm-Pedersen, Poul, Fiehn, N., Molbo, Drude, Jepsen, E., Hansen, Åse Marie & Osler, Merete, 2016, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 45, 4, p. 1044-1053 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    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

  3. Published

    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

  4. Published

    Excessive drinking and history of unemployment and cohabitation in Danish men born in 1953

    Kriegbaum, Margit, Christensen, Ulla, Osler, Merete & Lund, Rikke, 1 Aug 2011, In : European Journal of Public Health. 21, 4, p. 444-8 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    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

  6. Published
  7. Published

    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

  8. Published

    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

  9. Published

    Accumulated broken partnerships and job losses as risk factors for premature mortality.

    Kriegbaum, Margit, Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke & Osler, Merete, 2008, The 16th Nordic Demographic Symposium: Family Forerunners? Families and Demographic Processes in Northern Europe.. Nisén, J. (ed.). Helsinki, Finland: 978-952-226-001-7, p. 38 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearch

  10. Published

    The joint effect of unemployment and cynical hostility on all-cause mortality: results from a prospective cohort study

    Kriegbaum, Margit, Lund, Rikke, Schmidt, Lone, Rod, Naja Hulvej & Christensen, Ulla, 2019, In : BMC Public Health. 19, 8 p., 293.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Contextual Factors Influencing the MAMAACT Intervention: A Qualitative Study of Non-Western Immigrant Women's Response to Potential Pregnancy Complications in Everyday Life

    Johnsen, Helle, Christensen, Ulla, Juhl, M. & Villadsen, Sarah Fredsted, 2020, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 17, 3, 16 p., 1040.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Addressing ethnic disparity in antenatal care: a qualitative evaluation of midwives' experiences with the MAMAACT intervention

    Johnsen, Helle, Ghavami Kivi, N., Morrison, C. H., Juhl, M., Christensen, Ulla & Villadsen, Sarah Fredsted, 2020, In : B M C Pregnancy and Childbirth. 20, 10 p., 118.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    What can we learn from the national implementation of The MAMAACT intervention?

    Johnsen, Helle, Christensen, Ulla, Juhl, M. & Villadsen, Sarah Fredsted, 2019, In : European Journal of Public Health. 29, Supplement 4, p. 185 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Marginalisering og udstødning på arbejdsmarkedet.

    Iversen, L. & Christensen, Ulla, 2002, Medicinsk Sociologi - samfund, sundhed og sygdom. Iversen, L., Søndergård Kristensen, T., Holstein, B. E. & Due, P. (eds.). København, Danmark: Munksgaard , p. 128-152

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducation

  15. Published

    Indledning

    Iversen, L., Christensen, Ulla & Lund, Rikke, 2011, Medicinsk sociologi - sociale faktorers betydning for befolkningens helbred. Lund, R., Christensen, U. & Iversen, L. (eds.). 2 ed. København: Munksgaard , p. 17-21 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducationpeer-review

  16. Published

    The effect of enterprise size on the risk of hospital treated injuries among all male manual construction workers in Denmark, 2000-2006

    Holbæk Pedersen, B., Hannerz, H. & Christensen, Ulla, 2012, In : Safety Science Monitor. 16, 1, 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    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

  18. E-pub ahead of print

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Co-Designing an Intervention to Prevent Overweight and Obesity among Young Children and Their Families in a Disadvantaged Municipality: Methodological Barriers and Potentials

    Hoeeg, D., Christensen, Ulla & Grabowski, D., 2019, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 16, 24, 5110.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Assessment of short and long-term outcomes of diabetes patient education using the health education impact questionnaire (HeiQ)

    Hjorth Lauersen, D., Christensen, Karl Bang, Christensen, Ulla & Frøhlich, A., 15 Jun 2017, In : BMC Research Notes. 10, p. 1-9 9 p., 213.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    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

  22. Published

    A multi-wave study of organizational justice at work and long-term sickness absence among employees with depressive symptoms

    Hjarsbech, P. U., Christensen, Karl Bang, Bjørner, Jakob Bue, Madsen, I. E. H., Thorsen, S. V., Carneiro, I. G., Christensen, Ulla & Rugulies, Reiner Ernst, Mar 2014, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 40, 2, p. 176-85 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Struggling at work: a qualitative study of working Danes with depressive symptoms

    Hjarsbech, P. U., Nielsen, M. B. D., Andersen, M. F., Rugulies, Reiner Ernst & Christensen, Ulla, 2015, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 37, 18, p. 1674-1682 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Social class differences in physical functions in middle-aged men and women

    Hansen, Åse Marie, Andersen, L. L., Skotte, J., Christensen, Ulla, Mortensen, Ole Steen, Molbo, Drude, Lund, Rikke, Nilsson, Charlotte Juul & Avlund, K., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 26, 1, p. 88-105 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    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

  26. Published

    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

  27. Published

    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

  28. Published

    Solo mother by donor - the plan B of motherhood. A perspective on person-centered reproductive medicine

    Frederiksen, M. E., Christensen, Ulla, Tjørnhøj-Thomsen, T. & Schmidt, Lone, 2011, In : The International Journal of Person Centered Medicine. 1, 4, p. 800-807 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    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

  30. Published

    The mediation proportion: a structural equation approach for estimating the proportion of exposure effect on outcome explained by an intermediate variable.

    Ditlevsen, Susanne, Christensen, Ulla, Lynch, J., Damsgaard, M. T. & Keiding, Niels, 2005, In : Epidemiology. 16, 1, p. 114-120 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Evidens og dokumentation

    Diderichsen, Finn & Christensen, Ulla, 2014, Det kommunale sundhedsvæsen. Pedersen, B. M. & Petersen, S. R. (eds.). København: Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 303-325 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducationpeer-review

  32. Published

    Encounters between workers sick-listed with common mental disorders and return-to-work stakeholders. Does workers' gender matter?

    D.Nielsen, M. B., Madsen, I. E. H., Bültmann, U., Christensen, Ulla, Diderichsen, Finn & Rugulies, Reiner Ernst, Jan 2013, In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 41, 2, p. 191-197

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Healing a vulnerable self: Exploring return to work for women with mental health problems.

    D.Nielsen, M. B., Rugulies, R., Hjortkjaer, C., Bültmann, U. & Christensen, Ulla, 2013, In : Qualitative Health Research. 23, 3, p. 302-312

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    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

  35. Published

    Hverdagsrehabilitering: Rapport fra en kvalitativ undersøgelse

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

    Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

  36. Published

    Contextual factors and social consequences of incident disease.

    Christensen, Ulla, Kriegbaum, Margit, Hougaard, Charlotte Ørsted, Mortensen, O. S. & Diderichsen, Finn, 2008, In : European Journal of Public Health. 18, p. 454-59

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Socioeconomic position and variations in coping strategies in musculoskeletal pain: a cross-sectional study of 1,287 40- and 50-year-old men and women.

    Christensen, Ulla, Schmidt, Lone, Hougaard, Charlotte Ørsted, Kriegbaum, Margit & Holstein, B. E., 2006, In : Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 38, 5, p. 316-321 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Addressing social inequality in aging by the Danish occupational social class measurement

    Christensen, Ulla, Krølner, R., Nilsson, Charlotte Juul, Lyngbye, P. W., Hougaard, Charlotte Ørsted, Nygaard, E., Thielen, Karsten, Holstein, B. E., Avlund, K. & Lund, Rikke, Feb 2014, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 26, 1, p. 106-27 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Cynical hostility, socioeconomic position, health behaviors, and symptom load: a cross-sectional analysis in a Danish population-based study.

    Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke, Damsgaard, M. T., Holstein, B. E., Ditlevsen, Susanne, Diderichsen, Finn, Due, P., Iversen, L. & Lynch, J., 2004, In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 66, 4, p. 572-577 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    The joint effect of unemployment and cynical hostility on all cause hostility

    Christensen, Ulla, Kriegbaum, Margit, Rod, Naja Hulvej, Osler, Merete & Lund, Rikke, 2012, In : Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 66, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    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

  42. Published

    Det kvalitative forskningsinterview.

    Christensen, Ulla, Schmidt, Lone & Dyhr, L., 2007, Forskningsmetoder i folkesundhedsvidenskab. Vallgårda, S. & Koch, L. (eds.). 3 ed. København, Danmark: Munksgaard , p. 61-86 25 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducation

  43. Published

    Teorier om dannelse og forandring af livsstil.

    Christensen, Ulla & Albertsen, K., 2002, Medicinsk Sociologi - samfund, sundhed og sygdom. Iversen, L., Søndergård Kristensen, T., Holstein, B. E. & Due, P. (eds.). København, Danmark: Munksgaard , p. 207-224 17 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducation

  44. Published

    Health, - employment and unemployment

    Christensen, Ulla, Iversen, L., Lund, Rikke & Due, P., 2000.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  45. Published

    Group cohesion and social support in exercise classes: results from a danish intervention study.

    Christensen, Ulla, Schmidt, Lone, Budtz-Joergensen, Esben & Avlund, K., 2006, In : Health Education & Behavior. 33, 5, p. 677-689 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    Social Networks and Exercise Adherence

    Christensen, Ulla, 1996.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  47. Published

    Contextual factors and social consequences of incident disease.

    Christensen, Ulla, Kriegbaum, Margit, Hougaard, Charlotte Ørsted, Mortensen, Ole Steen & Diderichsen, Finn, 2008, In : Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. Supplement 1, p. A33 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Functional ability at age 75: is there an impact of physical inactivity from middle age to early old age?

    Christensen, Ulla, Støvring, N., Schultz-Larsen, K., Schroll, M. & Avlund, K., 2006, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. 16, 4, p. 245-251 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Social Support and Exercise Adherence: A Local Intervention Project

    Christensen, Ulla, 1998.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  50. Published

    Cynical hostility: A contributory mechanism in the explanation of socio-economic inequality in health?

    Christensen, Ulla, Lund, Rikke, Damsgaard, M. T., Iversen, L., Due, P., Ditlevsen, S. D. & Holstein, B. E., 2001.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

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