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    • A cross-national study of violence-related behaviors in adolescents 

      Smith-Khuri, Eleanor; Iachan, Ronaldo; Scheidt, Peter C.; Overpeck, Mary D.; Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; Pickett, William; Harel, Yossi (American Medical Association (AMA), 2004-06-01)
      Background: Violent behavior among adolescents is a significant problem worldwide, and a cross-national comparison of adolescent violent behaviors can provide information about the development and pattern of physical ...
    • Dance is the new metal: adolescent music preferences and substance use across europe 

      Bogt, Tom F.M. ter; Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; Simons-Morton, Bruce G.; Ferreira, Mafalda; Hublet, Anne; Godeau, Emmanuelle; Kuntsche, Emmanuel; Richter, Matthias; the HBSC Risk Behavior and the HBSC, (Informa UK Limited, 2012-01-02)
      This study examined relationships between music preferences and substance use (tobacco, alcohol, cannabis) among 18,103 fifteen-year-olds from 10 European countries. In 2005-2006, across Europe, preferences for mainstream ...
    • Dieting patterns and related lifestyles of school-aged children in the republic of ireland 

      Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; Nolan, Geraldine; Kelleher, Cecily; Friel, Sharon (Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2002-06-01)
      Objective: The aim of this study was to identify differences in food habits and lifestyle behaviours by dieting status among young people in Ireland. Design: Cross-sectional survey. Participants responded to a self-completion ...
    • Drinking motives and links to alcohol use in 13 european countries 

      Kuntsche, Emmanuel; Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; Roberts, Chris; Windlin, Béat; Vieno, Alessio; Bendtsen, Pernille; Hublet, Anne; Tynjälä, Jorma; Välimaa, Raili; Dankulincová, Zuzana; Aasvee, Katrin; Demetrovics, Zsolt; Farkas, Judit; van der Sluijs, Winfried; de Matos, Margarida Gaspar; Mazur, Joanna; Wicki, Matthias (Alcohol Research Documentation, Inc., 2014-05-01)
      Objective: The purpose of this study was to test the structure and endorsement of drinking motives and their links to alcohol use among 11- to 19-year-olds from 13 European countries. Method: Confirmatory factor analysis, ...
    • Peer victimization among school-aged children with chronic conditions 

      Sentenac, Mariane; Arnaud, Catherine; Gavin, Aoife; Molcho, Michal; Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; Godeau, Emmanuelle (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2011-11-30)
      Peer victimization is a common problem among school-aged children, and those with chronic conditions are at an increased risk. A systematic review of the literature was carried out to explore the increased risk of peer ...
    • Sexual health questions included in the health behaviour in school-aged children (hbsc) study: an international methodological pilot investigation 

      Young, Honor; Költő, András; Reis, Marta; Saewyc, Elizabeth M.; Moreau, Nathalie; Burke, Lorraine; Cosma, Alina; Windlin, Béat; Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; Godeau, Emmanuelle (Springer Nature, 2016-12-01)
      Background: This paper describes the methodological developments of the sexual health items included in the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study since their mandatory inclusion in the study in 2002. The ...
    • Socioeconomic inequality in exposure to bullying during adolescence: a comparative, cross-sectional, multilevel study in 35 countries 

      Due, Pernille; Merlo, Juan; Harel-Fisch, Yossi; Damsgaard, Mogens Trab; soc, Mag scient; Holstein, Bjørn E.; soc, Mag scient; Hetland, Jørn; Currie, Candace; Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; de Matos, Margarida Gaspar; Lynch, John (American Public Health Association, 2009-05-01)
      Objectives. We examined the socioeconomic distribution of adolescent exposure to bullying internationally and documented the contribution of the macroeconomic environment. Methods. We used an international survey of 162305 ...
    • Welfare state regimes, health and health inequalities in adolescence: a multilevel study in 32 countries 

      Richter, Matthias; Rathman, Katharina; Gabhainn, Saoirse Nic; Zambon, Alessio; Boyce, William; Hurrelmann, Klaus (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-04-12)
      Comparative research on health and health inequalities has recently started to establish a welfare regime perspective. The objective of this study was to determine whether different welfare regimes are associated with ...