Publications by authors named "Volker Winkler"

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Global progress in tobacco control: the question of policy compliance.

Glob Health Action 2020 Dec;13(1):1844977

Institute of Global Health, Epidemiology, University of Heidelberg , Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2020.1844977DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7671716PMC
December 2020

Identifying the determinants of health insurance coverage among Peruvian women of reproductive age: an assessment based on the national Peruvian demographic survey of 2017.

Int J Equity Health 2020 Nov 3;19(1):195. Epub 2020 Nov 3.

Heidelberg Institute of Global Health (HIGH), University Hospital and Medical Faculty, Heidelberg University, Im Neuenheimer Feld 130.3, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12939-020-01310-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7607729PMC
November 2020

Patterns of healthcare seeking among people reporting chronic conditions in rural sub-Saharan Africa: findings from a population-based study in Burkina Faso.

Trop Med Int Health 2020 Sep 27. Epub 2020 Sep 27.

Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13500DOI Listing
September 2020

Effects of International Labour Migration on the Mental Health and Well-Being of Left-Behind Children: A Systematic Literature Review.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 06 17;17(12). Epub 2020 Jun 17.

Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, Heidelberg University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 130.3, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17124335DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7345580PMC
June 2020

Breast cancer incidence and mammography screening among resettlers in Germany.

BMC Public Health 2020 Mar 30;20(1):417. Epub 2020 Mar 30.

Department of Health Services Research and Nursing Science, Bielefeld School of Public Health, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-08534-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7106878PMC
March 2020

Environmental methods for dengue vector control - A systematic review and meta-analysis.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2019 07 11;13(7):e0007420. Epub 2019 Jul 11.

Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0007420DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6650086PMC
July 2019

Development of breast cancer mortality considering the implementation of mammography screening programs - a comparison of western European countries.

BMC Public Health 2019 Jun 26;19(1):823. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

Institute of Global Health, Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-7166-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6595700PMC
June 2019

Health Consequences of an Armed Conflict in Zamboanga, Philippines Using a Syndromic Surveillance Database.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2018 11 29;15(12). Epub 2018 Nov 29.

Institute of Global Health, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15122690DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6313413PMC
November 2018

Self-rated health among migrants from the former Soviet Union in Germany: a cross-sectional study.

BMJ Open 2018 10 24;8(10):e022947. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center of Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany.

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http://bmjopen.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-02294
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022947DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6224726PMC
October 2018

Cancer Incidence and Mortality Among Ethnic German Migrants From the Former Soviet Union.

Front Oncol 2018 11;8:378. Epub 2018 Sep 11.

Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fonc.2018.00378/
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fonc.2018.00378DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6141734PMC
September 2018

Stage of cancer diagnoses among migrants from the former Soviet Union in comparison to the German population - are diagnoses among migrants delayed?

BMC Public Health 2018 01 17;18(1):148. Epub 2018 Jan 17.

Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5046-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5773072PMC
January 2018

Migration pattern and mortality of ethnic German migrants from the former Soviet Union: a cohort study in Germany.

BMJ Open 2017 Dec 19;7(12):e019213. Epub 2017 Dec 19.

Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019213DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5778272PMC
December 2017

Estimating lung cancer mortality attributable to second hand smoke exposure in Germany.

Int J Public Health 2018 Apr 29;63(3):367-375. Epub 2017 Jul 29.

Institute of Medical Biometry and Epidemiology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1022-1DOI Listing
April 2018

German EstSmoke: estimating adult smoking-related costs and consequences of smoking cessation for Germany.

Addiction 2018 Jan 18;113(1):125-136. Epub 2017 Sep 18.

Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/add.13956DOI Listing
January 2018

Estimating the standardized incidence ratio (SIR) with incomplete follow-up data.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2017 Apr 12;17(1):55. Epub 2017 Apr 12.

Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12874-017-0335-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5389158PMC
April 2017

Time trends of cause-specific mortality among resettlers in Germany, 1990 through 2009.

Eur J Epidemiol 2017 04 17;32(4):289-298. Epub 2017 Mar 17.

Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10654-017-0240-4DOI Listing
April 2017

Health Consequences of Typhoon Haiyan in the Eastern Visayas Region Using a Syndromic Surveillance Database.

PLoS Curr 2017 Feb 6;9. Epub 2017 Feb 6.

Institute of Public Health, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/currents.dis.4a3d3b4474847b2599aa5c5eefe3a621DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5312790PMC
February 2017

Tobacco Control Progress in Low and Middle Income Countries in Comparison to High Income Countries.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2016 10 24;13(10). Epub 2016 Oct 24.

Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph13101039DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5086778PMC
October 2016

Post-disaster health impact of natural hazards in the Philippines in 2013.

Glob Health Action 2016;9:31320. Epub 2016 May 17.

Institute of Public Health, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany;

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4871893PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v9.31320DOI Listing
May 2016

Histologic types of gastric cancer among migrants from the former Soviet Union and the general population in Germany: what kind of prevention do we need?

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 Aug;28(8):863-70

aInstitute of Public Health, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg bInstitute of Medical Biometry and Epidemiology, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg cSaarland Cancer Registry, Saarbrücken, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000000645DOI Listing
August 2016

Tobacco prevention policies in west-African countries and their effects on smoking prevalence.

BMC Public Health 2015 Dec 8;15:1216. Epub 2015 Dec 8.

Institut für Public Health, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-015-2562-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4673866PMC
December 2015

Lung cancer in South Africa: a forecast to 2025 based on smoking prevalence data.

BMJ Open 2015 Mar 17;5(3):e006993. Epub 2015 Mar 17.

Institut für Public Health, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Institut für Medizinische Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006993DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4368914PMC
March 2015

Lung cancer in South Africa: a forecast to 2025 based on smoking prevalence data.

BMJ Open 2015 Mar 17;5(3):e006993. Epub 2015 Mar 17.

Institut für Public Health, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Institut für Medizinische Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006993DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4368914PMC
March 2015

Cancer incidence in ethnic German migrants from the Former Soviet Union in comparison to the host population.

Cancer Epidemiol 2014 Feb 23;38(1):22-7. Epub 2013 Nov 23.

University Hospital Heidelberg, Institute of Public Health, Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canep.2013.10.011DOI Listing
February 2014

Smoking prevalence and its impacts on lung cancer mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: an epidemiological study.

Prev Med 2013 Nov 5;57(5):634-40. Epub 2013 Sep 5.

Institute of Public Health, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.08.022DOI Listing
November 2013

Myocardial infarction incidence and ischemic heart disease mortality: overall and trend results in repatriates, Germany.

Eur J Public Health 2014 Feb 31;24(1):127-33. Epub 2013 May 31.

1 Institute of Public Health, Division Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckt058DOI Listing
February 2014

Hetero diels-alder chemistry for the functionalization of single-walled carbon nanotubes with cyclopentadienyl end-capped polymer strands.

Macromol Rapid Commun 2013 Apr 18;34(8):672-80. Epub 2013 Mar 18.

Preparative Macromolecular Chemistry, Institut für Technische Chemie und Polymerchemie, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Engesserstr. 18, 76128 Karlsruhe, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/marc.201300025DOI Listing
April 2013

Assessing the effect of regional deprivation on mortality avoiding compositional bias: a natural experiment.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2013 Mar 23;67(3):213-8. Epub 2012 Oct 23.

Department of Epidemiology & International Public Health, Bielefeld School of Public Health (BiSPH), Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany.

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http://jech.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/jech-2012-201336
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jech-2012-201336DOI Listing
March 2013

Risk factors for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases among ethnic Germans from the former Soviet Union: results of a nested case-control study.

BMC Public Health 2012 Mar 13;12:190. Epub 2012 Mar 13.

Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, Heidelberg 69120, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-190DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3317863PMC
March 2012

Prostate cancer in Germany among migrants from the Former Soviet Union.

Glob Health Action 2012 2;5:9135. Epub 2012 Jan 2.

University Hospital Heidelberg, Institute of Public Health, Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v5i0.9135DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3252511PMC
May 2012

Adding spatial control to click chemistry: phototriggered Diels-Alder surface (bio)functionalization at ambient temperature.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2012 Jan 9;51(4):1071-4. Epub 2011 Dec 9.

Preparative Macromolecular Chemistry, Institut für Technische Chemie und Polymerchemie and Centre for Functional Nanostructures (CFN), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Engesserstrasse 18, 76128 Karlsruhe, Germany.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/anie.201107095
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January 2012

Predicting lung cancer deaths from smoking prevalence data.

Lung Cancer 2011 Nov 21;74(2):170-7. Epub 2011 Mar 21.

Institute of Public Health, Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2011.02.011DOI Listing
November 2011

Lung cancer mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Int J Cancer 2011 Sep 11;129(6):1537-9; author reply 1540. Epub 2011 Feb 11.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.25796DOI Listing
September 2011

Time trends in cardiovascular disease mortality in Russia and Germany from 1980 to 2007 - are there migration effects?

BMC Public Health 2010 Aug 17;10:488. Epub 2010 Aug 17.

Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, INF 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/14
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-488DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2928205PMC
August 2010

Reliability of coding causes of death with ICD-10 in Germany.

Int J Public Health 2010 Feb 28;55(1):43-8. Epub 2009 Jul 28.

Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-009-0053-7DOI Listing
February 2010

Cancer profile of migrants from the Former Soviet Union in Germany: incidence and mortality.

Cancer Causes Control 2009 Dec;20(10):1873-9

Institute of Public Health, Unit Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10552-009-9381-4DOI Listing
December 2009

Stomach cancer mortality in two large cohorts of migrants from the Former Soviet Union to Israel and Germany: are there implications for prevention?

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2009 Apr;21(4):409-16

Department of Surgery, University Medicine Mannheim, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0b013e3283155220DOI Listing
April 2009

Predicting lung cancer death in Africa and Asia: differences with WHO estimates.

Cancer Causes Control 2009 Jul 4;20(5):721-30. Epub 2009 Jan 4.

Centre for Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10552-008-9285-8DOI Listing
July 2009

Predicting lung cancer death in Africa and Asia: differences with WHO estimates.

Cancer Causes Control 2009 Jul 4;20(5):721-30. Epub 2009 Jan 4.

Centre for Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10552-008-9285-8DOI Listing
July 2009

Chronic disease mortality associated with infectious agents: a comparative cohort study of migrants from the Former Soviet Union in Israel and Germany.

BMC Public Health 2008 Apr 9;8:110. Epub 2008 Apr 9.

Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, Medical Faculty of University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-8-110DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2377256PMC
April 2008