Gloria Macassa

Professor

  • Tjänstetitel: Professor
  • Avdelning: Institutionen för hälsovetenskap (HLV)
  • E-postadress: gloria.macassa@miun.se
  • Ort: Sundsvall

Publikationer

Artiklar i tidskrifter

Macassa, G. , Tomaselli, G. & Soares, J. (2019). Responsible leadership behaviour as a determinant of stakeholders´ health and well-being : A review and conceptual framework. International Journal of Responsible Leadership and Ethical Decision Making, vol. 1: 2, ss. 44-63.  

Abbasi, S. H. , 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, vol. 5: 3, ss. 623-631.    

Begum, A. , Viitasara, E. , Soares, J. , Rahman, A. F. & Macassa, G. (2018). Parental socio-economic position and suicidal ideation among adolescents in Rural Bangladesh. Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, : 4    

Hiswåls, A. , Walander, A. , Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2017). Employment Status, Anxiety and Depression in a Municipal Context. Research in Health Science, vol. 2: 1    

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, vol. 11: 2    

Hiswåls, A. , Marttila, A. , Mälstam, E. & Macassa, G. (2017). Experiences of unemployment and well-being after jobb loss during economic recession : results of a qualitative study in East Central Sweden. Journal of Public Health Research, vol. 6: 3, ss. 135-141.    

Macassa, G. , Winersjö, R. , Wijik, K. , Magrath, C. , Ahmadi, N. & Soares, J. (2017). Fear of crime and its relationship with self-reported health and stress among men. Journal of Public Health Research, vol. 6: 3, ss. 169-174.    

Eslami, B. , Macassa, G. , Melchiorre, M. G. , Barros, H. , Viitasara, E. , Lindert, J. , Stankunas, M. , Torres-Gonzalez, F. & et al. (2017). Life-time abuse and mental health among older persons : a European study. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, vol. 26: 6, ss. 590-607.  

Fraga, S. , Soares, J. J. , Melchiorre, M. , Barros, H. , Eslami, B. , Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. , Lindert, J. , Macassa, G. & et al. (2017). Lifetime Abuse and Quality of Life among Older People. Health & Social Work, vol. 42: 4, ss. 215-222.    

Begum, A. , Rahman, A. F. , Rahman, A. , Soares, J. , Khankeh, H. R. & Macassa, G. (2017). Prevalence of suicide ideation among adolescents and young adults in Bangladesh. International Journal of Mental Health, vol. 46: 3, ss. 177-187.  

Melchiorre, M. G. , Di Rosa, M. , Lamura, G. , Torres-Gonzales, F. , Lindert, J. , Stankunas, M. , Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. , Barros, H. & et al. (2016). Abuse of Older Men in Seven European Countries: a Multilevel Approach in the Framework of an Ecological Model. PLoS ONE, vol. 11: 1, ss. 1-28.    

Macassa, G. , Ahmadi, N. , Alfredsson, J. , Barros, H. , Soares, J. & Stankunas, M. (2016). Employment status and differences in physical activity behavior during times of economic harship: Results of a population-based study. International Journal of Medical science and Public Health, vol. 5: 1, ss. 102-108.    

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, vol. 30: 1, ss. 1063-1071.    

Stankunas, M. , Czabanowska, K. , Smith, T. , Avery, M. , Macassa, G. & Tamulionyte, K. (2016). The need for leadership skills development among health sector executives in Lithuania. European Journal of Public Health, vol. 26    

Eslami, B. , Viitasara, E. , Macassa, G. , Melchiorre, M. G. , Lindert, J. , Stankunas, M. , Torres-Gonzalez, F. , Barros, H. & et al. (2016). The prevalence of lifetime abuse among older adults in seven European countries. International Journal of Public Health, vol. 61: 8, ss. 891-901.  

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 adultlife in sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, vol. 7: 2, ss. 67-75.  

Hiswåls, A. , Ghilagaber, G. , Wijk, K. , Öberg, P. , Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2015). Employment status and suicidal ideation during economic recession. Health Science Journal, vol. 9: 1, ss. 1-9.    

Aspelin, J. , Olofsson, N. , Soares, J. , Ahmadi, N. , Walander, A. & Macassa, G. (2015). Gender differences in self-reported health during times of economic crises: Does employment status matter?.. International Journal of Health Sciences & Research, vol. 5: 2, ss. 246-257.    

Eslami, B. , Macassa, G. , Sundin, Ö. , Khankeh, H. & Soares, J. J. F. (2015). Quality of life and life satisfaction among adults with and without congenital heart disease in a developing country. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, vol. 22: 2, ss. 169-179.  

Abbasi, S. , Ponce De Leon, A. , Kassaian, S. E. , Karimi, A. , Sundin, Ö. , Jalali, A. , Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2015). Socioeconomic status and in hospital mortality of acute corony syndrome: Can education and occupation serves as preventive measures?. International Journal of Preventive Medicine, vol. 6    

Soares, J. J. , Viitasara, E. , Stankunas, M. , Sundin, Ö. , Melchiorre, M. G. , Barros, H. , Lindert, J. , Torres-Gonzalez, F. & et al. (2015). The relationship between the chronicity and severity of abuse, socio-economics, psychosocial factors and mental health. International journal of healthcare, insurance and equity, vol. 2: 1  

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, vol. 24: supl 2    

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, vol. 2: 6, ss. 610-616.  

Hiswåls, A. , Ghilagaber, G. , Walander, A. , Wijk, K. , Öberg, P. , Soares, J. J. F. & Macassa, G. (2014). Employment Status and Inequalities in Self-Reported Health. Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Public Health, vol. 11: 4, ss. 1-11.  

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, vol. 24: S2, ss. 361    

Tahir, M. & Macassa, G. (2014). Road traffic crashes in Ramadan : an observational study. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, vol. 19: Suppl 3, ss. 147-151.

Eslami, B. , Macassa, G. , Sundin, Ö. , Khankeh, H. & Soares, J. J. F. (2014). Style of Coping and its Determinants in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease in a Developing Country. Congenital Heart Disease, vol. 9: 4, ss. 349-360.  

Soares, J. J. F. , Fraga, S. , Sundin, Ö. , Viitasara, E. , Stankunas, M. , Macassa, G. , Melchiore, 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, vol. 6: 1, ss. 3-25.    

Soares, J. J. F. , Viitasara, E. , Macassa, G. , Melchiorre, G. , Stankunas, M. , Lindert, J. , Barros, H. , Ioannidi, E. & et al. (2014). The impact of psychological abuse on somatic symptoms : A study of older persons aged 60-84 years. Journal of Adult Protection, vol. 16: 4, ss. 213-231.    

Stén, K. D. , Soares, J. J. F. , Viitasara, E. , Stankunas, M. , Sundin, Ö. , Melchiorre, M. G. , Macassa, G. , Barros, H. & et al. (2014). The relationship between abuse, psychosocial factors and pain complaints among older persons in Europe. Medicina (Kaunas), vol. 50: 1, ss. 61-74.    

Lindert, J. , de Luna, J. , Torres-Gonzalez, F. , Barros, H. , Ioannidi-Kopolou, E. , Melchiore, M. G. , Stankunas, M. , Macassa, G. & et al. (2013). Abuse and neglect of older persons in 7 cities in seven countries in Europe : a cross sectional community study. International Journal of Public Health, vol. 58: 1, ss. 121-132.  

Eslami, B. , Sundin, Ö. , Macassa, G. , Khankeh, H. & Soares, J. J. F. (2013). Anxiety, depressive and somatic symptoms in adults with congenital heart disease. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, vol. 74: 1, ss. 49-56.  

Eslami, B. , Sundin, Ö. , Macassa, G. , Khankeh, H. R. & Soares, J. J. F. (2013). Gender differences in health conditions and socio-economic status of adults with congenital heart disease in a developing country. Cardiology in the Young, vol. 23: 02, ss. 209-218.  

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, vol. 6: 1, ss. 21-30.    

Macassa, G. , Sundin, Ö. , Viitasara, E. , Barros, H. , Torres Gonzales, F. , Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. , Melchiorre, M. , Lindert, J. & et al. (2013). Psychological abuse among older persons in Europe: A cross-sectional study. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, vol. 5: 1, ss. 16-34.  

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, vol. 13: 33    

Melchiorre, M. G. , Chiatti, C. , Lamura, G. , Torres-Gonzales, F. , Stankunas, M. , Lindert, J. , Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. , Barros, H. & et al. (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, vol. 8: 1, ss. e54856    

Macassa, G. , Walander, A. & Soares, J. J. F. (2013). Violence against women in Stockholm County : Does marital status matter?. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, vol. 5: 2, ss. 101-111.  

Yahaya, I. , De Leon, A. P. , Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (2012). A comparative study of the socioeconomic factors associated with childhood sexual abuse in sub-Saharan Africa. Pan African Medical Journal, vol. 11: 51, ss. 1-8.    

Macassa, G. (2012). A Matter of Faith : Unravelling the role of religion on child survival inSub-Saharan Africa. African Journal of Health Sciences, : 22, ss. 238-247.

Innocent, M. , Ndonko, F. , Ngo’o, G. , Soares, J. J. F. & Macassa, G. (2012). Breaking the Silence: Understanding the practice of Breast ironing in Cameroon. African Journal of Health Sciences, vol. 23: 4, ss. 232-237.

Abbasi, S. H. , De Leon, A. , Kassaian, S. , Karimi.,, A. , Sundin, Ö. , Soares, J. J. F. & Macassa, G. (2012). Gender Differences in the Risk of Coronary Artery Disease in Iran. Iranian Journal of Public Health, vol. 41: 3, ss. 36-47.  

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, vol. 30: 3, ss. 331-345.    

Priebe, S. , Matanov, A. , Holcnerova, P. , Kluge, U. , Lorant, V. , Moskalewicz, J. , Schene, A. , Macassa, G. & et al. (2012). Good practice in mental health care for socially marginalized groups in Europe : a qualitative study in 14 countries. BMC Public Health, : 12, ss. 248    

Zacarias, A. , Macassa, G. , Svanström, L. , Soares, J. J. F. & Antai, D. (2012). Intimate partner violence against women in Maputo city, Mozambique. BMC International Health and Human Rights, vol. 12: 1, ss. Art. no. 35    

Tahir, N. , Naseer, R. , Khan, S. , Macassa, G. , Hashimi, W. & Durrani, M. (2012). Road Traffic Craches managed by Rescue 1122 in Lahore, Pakistan. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion, vol. 19: 4, ss. 347-50.  

Zacarias, A. , Macassa, G. , Soares, J. J. F. , 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, vol. 4, ss. 491-503.    

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, vol. 4: 2, ss. 87-95.    

Zacarias, A. , Macassa, G. & Soares, J. J. F. (2012). Women as perpetrators of IPV : The experience of Mozambique. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, vol. 4: 1, ss. 5-27.  

Sundin, Ö. , Soares, J. , Grossi, G. & Macassa, G. (2011). Burnout among foreign born and Swedish native women. A longitudinal study in Sweden. Women & health, vol. 51: 7, ss. 643-660.  

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, ss. 14-26.

Csöff, R. , Macassa, G. & Lindert, J. (2010). Körperliche beschwerden bei älteren migranten in Deutschland. Zeitschrift für Psychiatrie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie, vol. 58: 3, ss. 199-206.  

Antai, D. , Ghilagaber, G. , Wedrén, S. , Macassa, G. & Moradi, T. (2009). Inequities in under-five mortality in Nigeria : differentials by ethnic affiliation of the mother. Journal of religion and health, vol. 48: 3, ss. 290-304.

Soares, J. , Macassa, G. , Grossi, G. & Viitasara, E. (2008). Psychosocial Correlates of Hopelessness Among Men. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, vol. 37: 1, ss. 50-61.  

Soares, J. , Macassa, G. , Miranda, J. & Viitasara, E. (2007). Health among lifetime victimized men. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, vol. 66: 4, ss. 351-364.  

Awuba, J. & Macassa, G. (2007). HIV/AIDS in Cameroon : Rising gender issues in policy-making matters. African Journal of Health Sciences, vol. 14: 3-4, ss. 118-128.  

Soares, J. J. , Viitasara, E. & Macassa, G. (2007). Quality of life among lifetime victimized men.. Violence and Victims, vol. 22: 2, ss. 289-204.  

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, ss. 139-143.  

Macassa, G. , Öberg, L. , Bernhardt, E. & Burström, B. (2006). Differentials in overall and cause-specific mortality between infants born in and out of wedlock, Stockholm 1878-1925. The History of the Family, vol. 11: 1, ss. 19-26.  

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, ss. 259-266.  

Macassa, G. , De Leon, A. P. & Burström, B. (2006). 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, : 34, ss. 526-553.  

Burström, B. , Macassa, G. , Öberg, L. , Bernhardt, E. & Smedman, L. (2005). Equitable child health interventions : the impact of improved water and sanitation oninequalities in child mortality in Stockholm at the turn of the 19th century. American Journal of Public Health, vol. 95: 2, ss. 208-216.  

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 inStockholm?. African Journal of Health Sciences, : 12, ss. 31-36.

Macassa, G. , Ghilagaber, G. , Bernhardt, E. & Burström, B. (2004). Contributionof household environment factors to urban childhood mortality in Mozambique. East African Medical Journal, : 81, ss. 408-414.

Burström, B. , Macassa, G. , Öberg, L. , Bernhardt, E. & Smedman, L. (2003). Barnadödlighet, fattigdom och sanitära reformer : Stockholm 1878-1925. Socialmedicinsk Tidskrift, vol. 80: 3, ss. 209-215.

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, ss. 2255-2264.  

Macassa, G. , Ghilagaber, G. , Bernhardt, E. & Burström, B. (2003). Trends in infant and child mortality in Mozambique during and after a period ofconflict. Public Health, vol. 117: 4, ss. 221-227.  

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, vol. 79: 6, ss. 546-552.

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, ss. 349-356.

Abbasi, S. , Sundin, Ö. , Jalali, A. , Soares, J. & Macassa, G. (). Mortality by acute Coronary syndrome in Iran : Does place of residence matter?. ,

Böcker

Lindert, J. , Soares, J. J. F. , Csöff, R. , Barros, H. , Torres-Gonzalez, F. , Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. , Lamura, G. , de Dios Luna, J. & et al. (2013). Gewalt und Gesundheit bei älteren Menschen in Europa. Ludwigsburg : Schriften der Evangelischen Hochschule, Ludwigsburg im Verlag der Evangelischen Gesellschaft Babd 13

Soares, J. J. F. , Barros, H. , Torres-Gonzalez, F. , Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. , Lamura, G. , Lindert, J. , de Dios Luna,, J. , Macassa, G. & et al. (2012). ABUSO E SALUTETRA GLI ANZIANI IN EUROPA. Ancona : INRCA  

Soares, J. , Barros, H. , Torres-Gonzales, F. , Ioannidi-Kapolou, E. , Lamura, G. , Lindert, J. , de Dios Luna, J. , Macassa, G. & et al. (2010). Abuse and Health among elderly in Europe. Kaunas : Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Press    

Konferensbidrag

Chaquisse, E. , Fraga, S. , Macassa, G. , Soares, J. , Mbufana, F. & Barros, H. (2015). Sexual and physical intimate partner violence among women using prenatal care in Nampula, Mozambique. Paper presented at the 2015 EPH conference in Milan, Italy, 14-17 october

Zacarias, A. , Macassa, G. & Soares, J. (2011). Interpersonal violence against women in Mozambique.. Paper presented at the 19 th IAFS world meeting and 9th WPMO Trienal Meeting and 5th MAFS Meeting. Madeira, Portugal, September 12-17th 2011