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Gunilla Krantz


Gunilla Krantz
Global Health, Public health science
+46 31 786 6861

Postal Address: Global hälsa och folkhälsa, Avdelningen för samhällsmedicin och folkhälsa, Box 463, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Medicinaregatan 18A , 41390 Göteborg

Department of Public Health and Community Medicine at Institute of Medicine (More Information)
Box 414
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Medicinaregatan 16 , 413 90 Göteborg

About Gunilla Krantz

Medical doctor, specialised in General Practice and Social Medicine, Professor in Public Health Science. My research and teaching is mainly within Global Health. Areas of research: Violence in intimate relationships with studies performed in Sweden, Vietnam, Pakistan and Rwanda; Adolescent Health; Young women's health and sickness absence; Health care services use in a gender perspective. At present Project leader in two collaborations with University of Rwanda, Sida financed Projects, on Traumatic experience, mental illness and barriers to care and Quality and utilization of antenatal care and delivery services, pregnancy complications¿ and their impact on health and family situation with cost-effectiveness analyses. Teaching: Global Health at master level, Gender issues post-graduate level.

Latest publications

Incremental cost and health gains of the 2016 WHO antenatal care recommendations for Rwanda: results from expert elicitation
R. Hitimana, L. Lindholm, I. Mogren, Gunilla Krantz, M. Nzayirambaho et al.
Health Research Policy and Systems, Journal article 2019
Journal article

"Not taken seriously"-A qualitative interview study of postpartum Rwandan women who have experienced pregnancy-related complications
J. P. S. Semasaka, Gunilla Krantz, M. Nzayirambaho, C. Munyanshongore, K. Edvardsson et al.
PLoS ONE, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Health-related quality of life determinants among Rwandan women after delivery: does antenatal care utilization matter? A cross-sectional study
R. Hitimana, L. Lindholm, Gunilla Krantz, M. Nzayirambaho, J. Condo et al.
Journal of Health Population and Nutrition, Journal article 2018
Journal article

Cost of antenatal care for the health sector and for households in Rwanda
R. Hitimana, L. Lindholm, Gunilla Krantz, M. Nzayirambaho, A. M. Pulkki-Brännström
BMC Health Services Research, Journal article 2018
Journal article

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Total workload, stress and perceived symptoms in Swedish male and female white-collar employees.
Gunilla Krantz, Leeni Berntsson, Ulf Lundberg
Journal article


Medically unexplained symptoms: perceptions of physicians in primary health care.
Tora Woivalin, Gunilla Krantz, Taina Mäntyranta, Karin C. Ringsberg
Family practice, Journal article 2004
Journal article

Våldets ohälsa
Gunilla Krantz
Lund: Studentlitteratur, 2004., Chapter in book 2004
Chapter in book

Does it make sense in a coherent way? Determinants of sense of coherence in Swedish women 40 to 50 years of age.
Gunilla Krantz, Per-Olof Ostergren
International journal of behavioral medicine, Journal article 2004
Journal article

Consistency in physiological stress responses and electromyographic activity during induced stress exposure in women and men.
Gunilla Krantz, Mikael Forsman, Ulf Lundberg
Integrative physiological and behavioral science : the official journal of the Pavlovian Society, Journal article 2004
Journal article


Violence against women: a global public health issue!
Gunilla Krantz
Journal of epidemiology and community health, Journal article 2002
Journal article



The association between violence victimisation and common symptoms in Swedish women.
Gunilla Krantz, P O Ostergren
Journal of epidemiology and community health, Journal article 2000
Journal article

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