Leena Kaila-Kangas

Summary

Affiliation: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi Common mental and musculoskeletal disorders as predictors of disability retirement among Finns
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 165:38-44. 2014
  2. doi Associations of hip osteoarthritis with history of recurrent exposure to manual handling of loads over 20 kg and work participation: a population-based study of men and women
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 68:734-8. 2011
  3. pmc How consistently distributed are the socioeconomic differences in severe back morbidity by age and gender? A population based study of hospitalisation among Finnish employees
    L Kaila-Kangas
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 63:278-82. 2006
  4. ncbi Sleep disturbances as predictors of hospitalization for back disorders-a 28-year follow-up of industrial employees
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:51-6. 2006
  5. ncbi Psychosocial factors at work as predictors of hospitalization for back disorders: a 28-year follow-up of industrial employees
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:1823-30. 2004
  6. ncbi Smoking and overweight as predictors of hospitalization for back disorders
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1860-8. 2003
  7. doi The role of past and current strenuous physical work in the association between professional car driving and chronic low-back syndromes: a population-based study
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E734-40. 2011
  8. doi Return to work after early part-time sick leave due to musculoskeletal disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Eira Viikari-Juntura
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41a A, 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 38:134-43. 2012
  9. ncbi The relation of co-occurring musculoskeletal pain and depressive symptoms with work ability
    Rahman Shiri
    From the Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability Drs Shiri, Kaila Kangas, and Leino Arjas, Disability Prevention Centre Drs Shiri, Viikari Juntura, and Leino Arjas, and Centre of Expertise for Work Organizations Drs Ahola and Kivekäs, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland Department of Health and Functional Capacity Dr Heliövaara, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland and Occupational Health Services Dr Miranda, OP Pohjola Group, Helsinki, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1281-5. 2013
  10. doi Health-related effects of early part-time sick leave due to musculoskeletal disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Rahman Shiri
    Disability Prevention Centre, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 39:37-45. 2013

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi Common mental and musculoskeletal disorders as predictors of disability retirement among Finns
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 165:38-44. 2014
    ..The contribution of common mental disorders (CMD) co-occurring with chronic musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) to disability retirement is not known...
  2. doi Associations of hip osteoarthritis with history of recurrent exposure to manual handling of loads over 20 kg and work participation: a population-based study of men and women
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 68:734-8. 2011
    ..We reviewed work histories of manual handling of loads >20 kg in relation to hip osteoarthritis by age, exposure and work participation...
  3. pmc How consistently distributed are the socioeconomic differences in severe back morbidity by age and gender? A population based study of hospitalisation among Finnish employees
    L Kaila-Kangas
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 63:278-82. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi Sleep disturbances as predictors of hospitalization for back disorders-a 28-year follow-up of industrial employees
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:51-6. 2006
    ..A prospective cohort study...
  5. ncbi Psychosocial factors at work as predictors of hospitalization for back disorders: a 28-year follow-up of industrial employees
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:1823-30. 2004
    ..A prospective cohort study...
  6. ncbi Smoking and overweight as predictors of hospitalization for back disorders
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1860-8. 2003
    ..A prospective cohort study...
  7. doi The role of past and current strenuous physical work in the association between professional car driving and chronic low-back syndromes: a population-based study
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E734-40. 2011
    ..Population-based cross-sectional study of clinically assessed low back syndromes...
  8. doi Return to work after early part-time sick leave due to musculoskeletal disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Eira Viikari-Juntura
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41a A, 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 38:134-43. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effects of early part-time sick leave on return to work (RTW) and sickness absence among patients with musculoskeletal disorders...
  9. ncbi The relation of co-occurring musculoskeletal pain and depressive symptoms with work ability
    Rahman Shiri
    From the Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability Drs Shiri, Kaila Kangas, and Leino Arjas, Disability Prevention Centre Drs Shiri, Viikari Juntura, and Leino Arjas, and Centre of Expertise for Work Organizations Drs Ahola and Kivekäs, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland Department of Health and Functional Capacity Dr Heliövaara, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland and Occupational Health Services Dr Miranda, OP Pohjola Group, Helsinki, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1281-5. 2013
    ..To examine the relationship of musculoskeletal pain and depressive symptoms, occurring alone or both together, with self-rated current work ability and thoughts of early retirement...
  10. doi Health-related effects of early part-time sick leave due to musculoskeletal disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Rahman Shiri
    Disability Prevention Centre, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 39:37-45. 2013
    ..Previously we reported that early part-time sick leave enhances return to work (RTW) among employees with musculoskeletal disorders (MSD). This paper assesses the health-related effects of this intervention...
  11. doi Pain in multiple sites and sickness absence trajectories: a prospective study among Finns
    Eija Haukka
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Pain 154:306-12. 2013
    ..1, 1.3, 1.7, and 1.7, respectively. As the number of pain sites was a strong independent predictor of work absenteeism, early screening of workers with multisite pain and interventions to support work ability seem warranted...
  12. doi History of physical work exposures and clinically diagnosed sciatica among working and nonworking Finns aged 30 to 64
    Leena Kaila-Kangas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland leena
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:964-9. 2009
    ..Cross-sectional study with retrospectively assessed work determinants...
  13. ncbi Inpatient hospital care for back disorders in relation to industry and occupation in Finland
    Pävi Leino-Arjas
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:304-13. 2002
    ..The variation in hospital admission rates was studied for back disorders by industry and occupational title among gainfully employed Finns...
  14. doi The effect of workplace intervention on pain and sickness absence caused by upper-extremity musculoskeletal disorders
    Rahman Shiri
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, FIN 00250, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:120-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of an ergonomic intervention on pain and sickness absence caused by upper-extremity musculoskeletal disorders...
  15. doi Musculoskeletal pain at multiple sites and its effects on work ability in a general working population
    Helena Miranda
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 67:449-55. 2010
    ..Musculoskeletal pain often occurs at multiple sites concurrently. The aim of this study was to examine the associations between multi-site pain and self-rated work ability and retirement plans among actively working people...
  16. ncbi Serum lipids in relation to sciatica among Finns
    Päivi Leino-Arjas
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Atherosclerosis 197:43-9. 2008
    ..The study described here examined whether serum lipid levels or pharmacologically treated hyperlipidemia were associated with sciatica...
  17. pmc Effectiveness of early part-time sick leave in musculoskeletal disorders
    Kari Pekka Martimo
    Team of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Centre of Expertise of Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:23. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi Is incomplete recovery from work a risk marker of cardiovascular death? Prospective evidence from industrial employees
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Psychology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Psychosom Med 68:402-7. 2006
    ..A chronic lack of recovery from work during leisure time is hypothesized to indicate a health risk among employees. We examined whether incomplete recovery from work predicted cardiovascular mortality...
  19. ncbi Low back pain, work absenteeism, chronic back disorders, and clinical findings in the low back as predictors of hospitalization due to low back disorders: a 28-year follow-up of industrial employees
    Sanna Kääriä
    University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1211-8. 2005
    ..Prospective cohort study...
  20. ncbi Predictors of sickness absence related to musculoskeletal pain: a two-year follow-up study of workers in municipal kitchens
    Eija Haukka
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FI 00250, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 40:278-86. 2014
    ..We studied predictors of sickness absences (SA) due to musculoskeletal pain over two years among 386 municipal female kitchen workers...
  21. ncbi Occupational exposures and inpatient hospital care for lumbar intervertebral disc disorders among Finns
    Päivi Leino-Arjas
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Ind Med 46:513-20. 2004
    ..Low back disorders are among the most common health problems in industrialized societies. We examined the relationship between occupational exposures and severe lumbar intervertebral disc disorders (LIDD)...
  22. ncbi Serum lipids and low back pain: an association? A follow-up study of a working population sample
    Päivi Leino-Arjas
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1032-7. 2006
    ..Cohort study with 5-, 10-, and 28-year follow-up...
  23. pmc Does strenuous leisure time physical activity prevent severe back disorders leading to hospitalization?
    Sanna Kääriä
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Spine J 23:508-11. 2014
    ..Prospective cohort study...