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Esperanza Diaz

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  • E-postEsperanza.Diaz@uib.no
  • Telefon+47 55 58 61 44
  • Besøksadresse
    Kalfarveien 31
  • Postadresse
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

Innvandrerhelse

Indoor air pollution

Migrasjon

 

Undervisning i blant annet klinisk konsultasjon,  ØNH i allmennpraksis, svangerskapskontroll i allmennpraksis, klinisk møte med pasienter fra andre kulturer, narrativ medisin, og uheldige hendelser, som en del av stilling ved UiB.

Foredragsholder ved flere kurs for medisinstudenter, sykepleierstudenter og leger i Spania og Norge siden 1999

Bøker
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. The Praeger Handbook of Environmental Health. 480 sider. ISBN: 978-0-313-38600-8.
Tidsskriftartikler
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Mbanya, Vivian N.; Gele, Abdi Ali; Kumar, Bernadette. N. 2017. Differences in primary health care use among sub-Saharan African immigrants in Norway: A register-based study. BMC Health Services Research. 17:509: 1-8. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2404-z
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Diaz, Esperanza. 2017. Primary healthcare usage and use of medications among immigrant children according to age of arrival to Norway: A population-based study. BMJ Open. 7: 1-9. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014641
  • Gele, Abdi Ali; Qureshi, Samera Azeem; Kour, Prabhjot; Kumar, Bernadette. N; Diaz, Esperanza. 2017. Barriers and facilitators to cervical cancer screening among Pakistani and somali immigrant women in Oslo: A qualitative study. International Journal of Women's Health. 9: 487-496. doi: 10.2147/IJWH.S139160
  • Calderón-Larrañaga, Amaia; Diaz, Esperanza; Poblador-Plou, Beatriz; Gimeno-Feliu, Luis Andrés; Abad-Díez, José Maria; Prados-Torres, Alexandra. 2016. Non-adherence to antihypertensive medication: The role of mental and physical comorbidity. International Journal of Cardiology. 207: 310-316. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2016.01.069
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Thulesius, Hans; Razum, Oliver. 2016. Shifting migrant health care away from an agenda of conflicts and problems towards solutions. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care.
  • Fadnes, Lars T.; Møen, Kathy Ainul; Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Primary health care utilisation and morbidity among immigrant children compared to non-immigrant children: a population-based study in Norway. BMJ Open. 6:e0122101: 1-8. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012101
  • Gimeno-Feliu, Luis A.; Calderón-Larrañaga, Amaia; Diaz, Esperanza; Poblador-Plou, Beatriz; Macipe-Costa, Rosa; Prados-Torres, Alexandra. 2016. Global healthcare use by immigrants in Spain according to morbidity burden, area of origin, and length of stay. BMC Public Health. 16:450. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3127-5
  • Gimeno-Feliu, Luis Andrés; Calderón-Larrañaga, Amaia; Prados-Torres, Alexandra; Revilla-López, Concha; Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Patterns of pharmaceutical use for immigrants to Spain and Norway: A comparative study of prescription databases in two European countries. International Journal for Equity in Health. 15:32: 1-11. doi: 10.1186/s12939-016-0317-9
  • Melberg, Andrea; Onarheim, Kristine Husøy; Diaz, Esperanza; Miljeteig, Ingrid. 2016. Møtet med den papirløse pasient –en etisk analyse. Utposten. 7.
  • Møen, Kathy Ainul; Kumar, Bernadette. N; Qureshi, Samera Azeem; Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Differences in cervical cancer screening between immigrants and nonimmigrants in Norway: a primary healthcare register-based study. European Journal of Cancer Prevention. 26: 521-527. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000311
  • Straiton, Melanie Lindsay; Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Hva vet vi om innvandreres bruk av primærhelsetjenesten for psykiske plager? Utposten. 4. 28-30.
  • Straiton, Melanie Lindsay; Reneflot, Anne; Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Socioeconomic status and primary health service use for mental health problems among immigrants with short and long lengths of stay. International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care. 12: 85-98. doi: 10.1108/IJMHSC-01-2015-0001
  • Straiton, Melanie Lindsay; Reneflot, Anne; Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Mental Health of Refugees and Non-refugees from War-Conflict Countries: Data from Primary Healthcare Services and the Norwegian Prescription Database. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. doi: 10.1007/s10903-016-0450-y
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Calderon-Larranaga, A; Prados-Torres, A; Poblador-Plou, B; Gimeno-Feliu, LA. 2015. How do immigrants use primary health care services? A register-based study in Norway. European Journal of Public Health. 25: 72-78. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/cku123
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Kumar, Bernadette. N; Engedal, Knut. 2015. Immigrant patients with dementia and memory impairment in primary health care in Norway: A national registry study. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders. 39: 321-331. doi: 10.1159/000375526
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Kumar, Bernadette. N; Gimeno-Feliu, Luis A.; Calderon-Larranaga, Amaia; Poblador-Plou, Beatriz; Prados-Torres, Alexandra. 2015. Multimorbidity among registered immigrants in Norway: the role of reason for migration and length of stay. Tropical medicine & international health. 20: 1805-1814. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12615
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Poblador-Plou, Beatriz; Gimeno-Feliu, Luis A.; Calderon-Larranaga, Amaia; Kumar, Bernadette. N; Prados-Torres, Alexandra. 2015. Multimorbidity and its patterns according to immigrant origin. A nationwide register-based study in Norway. PLoS ONE. 10:e0145233. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0145233
  • Elstad, Jon Ivar; Kumar, Bernadette. N; Diaz, Esperanza; Lien, Lars. 2015. Nei, innvandring fører ikke til en eksplosjon i helsekostnader | Elstad, Kumar, Diaz og Lien. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). Publisert 2015-11-20.
  • Elstad, Jon Ivar; Kumar, Bernadette. N; Diaz, Esperanza; Lien, Lars. 2015. Innvandring fører ikke til en eksplosjon i helsekostnader. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). Del 2, s.3. Publisert 2015-11-21.
  • Gimeno-Feliu, Luis A.; Calderon-Larranaga, Amaia; Diaz, Esperanza; Poblador-Plou, Beatriz; Macipe-Costa, Rosa; Prados-Torres, Alexandra. 2015. The healthy migrant effect in primary care. Gaceta Sanitaria. 29: 15-20. doi: 10.1016/j.gaceta.2014.07.007
  • Guarnieri, Michael J.; Diaz, Esperanza; Pope, Daniel; Eisen, Ellen A.; Mann, Jennifer; Smith, Kirk R.; Smith-Sivertsen, Tone; Bruce, Nigel; Balmes, John R. 2015. Lung Function in Rural Guatemalan Women Before and After a Chimney Stove Intervention to Reduce Wood Smoke Exposure: Results From the Randomized Exposure Study of Pollution Indoors and Respiratory Effects and Chronic Respiratory Effects of Early Childhood Exposure to Respirable Particulate Matter Study. Chest. 148: 1184-1192. doi: 10.1378/chest.15-0261
  • Straiton, Melanie Lindsay; Powell, Kathryn; Reneflot, Anne; Diaz, Esperanza. 2015. Managing Mental Health Problems Among Immigrant Women Attending Primary Health Care Services. Health Care for Women International. 37: 118-139. doi: 10.1080/07399332.2015.1077844
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Gimeno-Feliu, LA; Calderon-Larranaga, A; Prados-Torres, A. 2014. Frequent attenders in general practice and immigrant status in Norway: a nationwide cross-sectional study. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. 32: 232-240. doi: 10.3109/02813432.2014.982368
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Kumar, Bernadette. N. 2014. Differential utilization of primary health care services among older immigrants and Norwegians: a register-based comparative study in Norway. BMC Health Services Research. doi: 10.1186/s12913-014-0623-0
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Raza, Ali; Sandvik, Hogne; Hjørleifsson, Stefan. 2014. Immigrant and native regular general practitioners in Norway. A comparative registry-based observational study. European Journal of General Practice. 20: 93-99. doi: 10.3109/13814788.2013.823600
  • Dyremyhr, Åse Eriksen; Diaz, Esperanza; Meland, Eivind. 2014. How adolescent subjective health and satisfaction with weight and body shape are related to participation in sports. Journal of Environmental and Public health. doi: 10.1155/2014/851932
  • Omland, Gry; Ruths, Sabine; Diaz, Esperanza. 2014. Use of hormonal contraceptives among immigrant and native women in Norway: data from the Norwegian Prescription Database. BJOG: an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 121: 1221-1228. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.12906
  • Pope, D; Diaz, Esperanza; Smith-Sivertsen, Tone; Lie, Rolv T.; Bakke, Per; Balmes, John R.; Smith, K; Bruce, NG. 2014. Associations of Respiratory Symptoms and Lung Function with Measured Carbon Monoxide Concentrations among Nonsmoking Women Exposed to Household Air Pollution: The RESPIRE Trial, Guatemala. Environmental Health Perspectives. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1408200
  • Straiton, Melanie Lindsay; Reneflot, Anne; Diaz, Esperanza. 2014. Immigrants' use of primary health care services for mental health problems. BMC Health Services Research. 14. 8 sider. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-341
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. Norges unge legers representant i Europa. Robert Burman intervjuet av Esperanza Díaz. Utposten. 4.
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. And so it is Xtmas. Utposten. 8.
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. I gang etter 40 år. Utposten. 1.
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. Konsultasjoner med fremmedspråkelige. Refleksjoner over en pasient. Utposten. 6.
  • Sandvik, Hogne; Hunskaar, Steinar; Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. Fastlegepasienters bruk av legevakt. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 20. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.12.0090
  • Sandvik, Hogne; Hunskaar, Steinar; Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. Immigrants' use of emergency primary health care in Norway: a registry-based observational study. BMC Health Services Research. 12. 10 sider. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-12-308
  • Sandvik, Hogne; Hunskaar, Steinar; Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. Clinical practice patterns among native and immigrant doctors doing out-of-hours work in Norway: a registry-based observational study. BMJ Open. 2. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2012-001153
  • Sandvik, Hogne; Hunskaar, Steinar; Diaz, Esperanza. 2012. Hvilke fastleger deltar i legevakt? Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 20: 2277-2280. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.12.0198
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2011. Ser medico de familia en Noruega (Being a General Practitioner in Norway). AMF (Actualizacion en Medicina de Familia). 7: 231-233.
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Hjørleifsson, Stefan. 2011. Immigrant general practitioners in Norway: A special resource? A qualitative study. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 39: 239-244. doi: 10.1177/1403494810395818
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2010. Overdramatisert pandemi. Brev til redaktøren. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 130: 590.
  • Pope, D; Diaz, Esperanza; Smith-Sivertsen, Tone; Lie, Rolv T.; McCracken, J; Arana, B; Smith, K; Bruce, N. 2009. Effect of Personal Exposure to Indoor Air Pollution from Solid Fuel on Lung Symptoms and Function in Women: An Exposure-Response Analysis from the Guatemala Woodstove Randomised Control Trial. Epidemiology. 20: S206-S206.
  • Schei, Edvin; Diaz, Esperanza; Rørtveit, Guri. 2009. Ny fastlegeordning. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). Publisert 2009-01-16.
  • Smith-Sivertsen, Tone; Diaz, Esperanza; Pope, Dan; Lie, Rolv T.; Diaz, Anaite; McCracken, John; Bakke, Per S.; Arana, Byron; Smith, Kirk R.; Bruce, Nigel. 2009. Effect of reducing indoor air pollution on women’s respiratory symptoms and lung function: The RESPIRE Randomized Trial, Guatemala. American Journal of Epidemiology. 170: 211-220. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwp100
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Bruce, Nigel; Pope, Dan; Díaz, Anaité; Smith, Kirk R.; Smith-Sivertsen, Tone. 2008. Self-rated health among Mayan women participating in a randomised intervention trial reducing indoor air pollution in Guatemala. BMC International Health and Human Rights. 8. doi: 10.1186/1472-698X-8-7
  • Bruce, Nigel; Pope, Daniel; Diaz, Esperanza; Dheram, Mukesh; Diaz, Anaite; Smith-Sivertsen, Tone. 2007. Does reduced indoor air pollution exposure have similar impact on upper and lower respiratory symptoms? Epidemiology. 18: S114-S115.
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Bruce, Nigel; Pope, Daniel; Lie, Rolv T.; Diaz, Anaite; Arana, Byron; Smith, Kirk R.; Smith-Sivertsen, Tone. 2007. Lung function and symptoms among indigenous Mayan women exposed to high levels of indoor air pollution. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 11: 1372-1379.
  • Diaz, Esperanza; Smith-Sivertsen, Tone; Pope, Dan; Lie, Rolv T.; Diaz, Anaite; McCracken, John; Arana, Byron; Smith, Kirk R.; Bruce, Nigel. 2007. Eye discomfort, headache and back pain among Mayan Guatemalan women taking part in a randomised stove intervention trial. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 61: 74-79. doi: 10.1136/jech.2006.043133
  • Smith-Sivertsen, Tone; Diaz, Esperanza; Bruce, Nigel; Diaz, Anaite; Khalakdina, Asheena; Schei, Morten Alexander; McCracken, John; Arana, Byron; Klein, Robert; Thompson, Lisa; Smith, Kirk R. 2004. Reducing indoor air pollution with a randomised intervention design � A presentation of the Stove Intervention Study in the Guatemalan Highlands. Norsk Epidemiologi. 14: 137-143.
Rapporter/avhandlinger
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2008. Impact of reducing indoor air pollution on women's health.RESPIRE Guatemala- Randomised exposure study of pollution indoors and respiratory health. Allkopi, Bergen. 197 sider.
Bokkapitler
  • Diaz, Esperanza. 2016. Språk og kultur på legevakten. 5.5. I:
    • Hansen, Elisabeth Holm; Hunskaar, Steinar. 2016. Legevaktarbeid - En innføringsbok for leger og sykepleiere. Gyldendal Norsk Forlag A/S. 387 sider. ISBN: 978-82-05-48460-3.

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Publications last five years:

·       Peer-reviewed:

* Diaz E, Kumar BN. Differential utilization of Primary Health Care services among older immigrants and Norwegians. A register-based comparative study in Norway. BMC Health Services Research 2014

* Diaz E, Gimeno-Feliu L-A, Calderón-Larrañaga A, Prado-Torres A. Frequent attenders in general practice and immigrant status in Norway: A nationwide cross-sectional study. Scan J Prim Health Care 2014

* D Pope, E Diaz, T Smith-Sivertsen, RT Lie, P Bakke, J Balmes, K Smith, N Bruce. Associations of Respiratory Symptoms and Lung Function with Measured Carbon Monoxide Concentrations among Nonsmoking Women Exposed to Household Air Pollution: The RESPIRE Trial, Guatemala. Environmental Health perspectives 2014

*M Straiton, A Renflot, E Diaz. Immigrants’ use of primary health care services for mental health problems. BMC Health Services Research 2014

*Luis Andres Gimeno-Feliu, Amaia Calderón-Larrañaga, Esperanza Diaz,

Beatriz Poblador-Plou, Rosa Macipe-Costa, Alexandra Prados-Torres.The healthy migration effect in primary care. Gaceta Sanitaria 2014

*Diaz E, Calderón-Larrañaga A, Prado-Torres A, Poblador-Pou B, Gimeno-Feliu L-A. How do immigrants use primary healthcare services? A register-based study in Norway. European Journal Public Health 2014

*Dyremyrhr, Diaz, Meland. How adolescent subjective health and satisfaction with weight and body shape are related to participation in sports. Journal of Environmental and Public Health 2014:4. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/851932

*Omland, G; Ruths, S; Diaz, E. Use of hormonal contraceptives among immigrant and native women in Norway: Data from the Norwegian Prescription Database. BJOG. 2014

*Diaz, E; Raza, A; Sandvik, H; Hjorleifsson, S. Immigrant and native regular general practitioners in Norway. A comparative registry-based observational study. European Journal of General Practice 2013.

*Sandvik, H; Hunskaar S; Diaz, E. Immigrants’ use of emergency primary health care in Norway: aregistry-based observational study. BMC Health Services Research 2012;12:308. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6963/12/308

*Sandvik, H; Hunskaar S; Diaz, E.Clinical practice patterns among native and immigrant doctors doing out-of-hours work in Norway: a registry-based observational study. BMJ Open 2012;2:e001153 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2012-001153

*Sandvik, H; Hunskaar S; Diaz, E. Hvilke fastleger deltar i legevakt? (Which General Practitioners work out-of-hours?) Journal of the Norwegian Medical Association 2012;20:2277-2280.

*Sandvik, H; Hunskaar S; Diaz, E. Fastlegepasienters bruk av legevakt (Use of Emergency Room according to the Patients’ General Practitioner) Journal of the Norwegian Medical Association 2012;20:2272-2276.

*Diaz, E. Ser médico de familia en Noruega. (Being a General Practitioner in Norway).  AMF 2011;7(4):231-233.

*Diaz, E; Hjørleifsson, S. Immigrant general practitioners in Norway: A special resource? A qualitative study. Scand J Public Health 2011;31(3):239-244. 

 

1989-1995: Den medisinske fakultet, Universidad Autónoma i Madrid

1996-1999: Spesialitet i allmennmedisin i Spania.

 2003 og 2008: Spesialist i allmennmedisin i Norge.

2008: Philosophiae doctor (PhD) ved Universitetet i Bergen

 

Changing health and health care needs along the Syrian refugees’ trajectories to Norway: Relationships between somatic and mental health and their implication for treatment.

A community-based health intervention trial to increase attendance to the cervical cancer-screening program among immigrants in Norway. 

 

 

 

 

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