Martina Nitsch

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Participatory evaluation has been increasingly used in health promotion (HP) and various forms of participatory evaluation have been put into practice. Simultaneously, the concept of participation has become more important for evaluation research in general, which is equally diverse and the subject of various discourses. This study addresses the issue of(More)
A pilot training course on school health promotion in Austria focused on supporting teachers and school heads during the implementation of the health-promoting school (HPS) concept. The participants talked about their experiences during the implementation phase in focus groups held in a feedback seminar at the end of the training course. The focus groups(More)
BACKGROUND No epidemiological data on prevalence rates of mental disorders based on a representative sample are available for Austrian adolescents up to now. However, the knowledge of psychiatric disorders, related risk and protective factors is of great significance for treatment and prevention. The purpose of the MHAT-Study (Mental Health in Austrian(More)
Although workplace health promotion (WHP) has evolved over the last 40 years, systematically collected knowledge on factors influencing the functioning of WHP is scarce. Therefore, a qualitative systematic literature review was carried out to systematically identify and synthesize factors influencing the phases of WHP interventions: needs assessment,(More)
Grundlage dieser Studie bildet ein Projektauftrag der Förderstelle für Gesundheitsförderung (GF) und Primärprävention in Österreich (FGÖ) mit den Zielen, hinderliche und förderliche Faktoren von geförderten Praxisprojekten zu ermitteln sowie deren Qualität zu verbessern. Auf Basis der Projektdokumentationen der geförderten Projekte betrieblicher GF (BGF)(More)
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to investigate the prevalence of eating disorder (ED) risk as well as associated psychopathology and health-related quality of life (HrQoL) in a large population sample of Austrian adolescents. METHOD A sample of 3610 adolescents aged 10-18 years was recruited from 261 schools representative for the Austrian(More)
BACKGROUND Numerous digital health interventions have been developed for mental health promotion and intervention, including eating disorders. Efficacy of many interventions has been evaluated, yet knowledge about reasons for dropout and poor adherence is scarce. Most digital health intervention studies lack appropriate research design and methods to(More)
In a 3 $${\raise0.5ex\hbox{$\scriptstyle 1$}\kern-0.1em/\kern-0.15em\lower0.25ex\hbox{$\scriptstyle 2$}}$$ -month prospective study, all inpatients seen at the department of pediatric surgery of a children's hospital were examined for child abuse and neglect. Of 815 children admitted, 749 (91.7%) were included in the study. Two different methods of case(More)
Kenntnisse der Einflussfaktoren zur Durchführung von Maßnahmen der betrieblichen Gesundheitsförderung (BGF) sind sowohl in der Forschung als auch in der Praxis wesentlich für erfolgreiche Interventionen. Wissen über diese Faktoren kann erfahrungsbasiert sein oder mittels wissenschaftlicher Methoden erhoben werden. Vorrangige Ziele der Arbeit waren daher die(More)
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