Sampsa Puttonen

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Affiliation: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The relationship between current and former shift work and the metabolic syndrome
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FIN 00250, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 38:343-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Shift work in young adults and carotid artery intima-media thickness: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Atherosclerosis 205:608-13. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Effect of shiftwork on systemic markers of inflammation
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Chronobiol Int 28:528-35. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Shift work and cardiovascular disease - pathways from circadian stress to morbidity
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Centre of Expertise on Human Factors at Work, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 36:96-108. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Interactive effect of long-term mental stress and cardiac stress reactivity on carotid intima-media thickness: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study
    Nadja Chumaeva
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Stress 12:283-93. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Association of the apolipoprotein E gene, its promoter polymorphisms and haplotypes with depressive symptoms. The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Marko Elovainio
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neuropsychobiology 58:91-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiac autonomic reactivity and recovery in predicting carotid atherosclerosis: the cardiovascular risk in young Finns study
    Tarja Heponiemi
    University of Helsinki, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Health Psychol 26:13-21. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Val/Met polymorphism of the COMT gene moderates the association between job strain and early atherosclerosis in young men
    Mirka Hintsanen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 50:649-57. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Anger is associated with subclinical atherosclerosis in low SES but not in higher SES men and women. The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Päivi Merjonen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    J Behav Med 31:35-44. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and carotid artery intima-media thickness in young adults: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Marko Elovainio
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychosom Med 67:561-7. 2005

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint The relationship between current and former shift work and the metabolic syndrome
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FIN 00250, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 38:343-8. 2012
    ..The occurrence of possible health hazards among former shift workers is not well-known. We studied associations of former and current shift work with the metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  2. doi request reprint Shift work in young adults and carotid artery intima-media thickness: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Atherosclerosis 205:608-13. 2009
    ..Shift work is associated with an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease, but the timing or mechanisms of this association is unclear...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of shiftwork on systemic markers of inflammation
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Chronobiol Int 28:528-35. 2011
    ..044) were significant. Our results suggest that 2- and 3-shift work is associated with increased systemic inflammation and the relationship is relatively independent of the considered risk factors of cardiovascular disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Shift work and cardiovascular disease - pathways from circadian stress to morbidity
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Centre of Expertise on Human Factors at Work, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 36:96-108. 2010
    ..The data provide evidence for possible disease mechanisms between shift work and CVD, but compelling evidence on any specific mechanism is missing...
  5. doi request reprint Interactive effect of long-term mental stress and cardiac stress reactivity on carotid intima-media thickness: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study
    Nadja Chumaeva
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Stress 12:283-93. 2009
    ..Autonomic imbalance resulting from chronic stress may be the common mechanism linking vital exhaustion and cardiac responsiveness to an increased risk of atherosclerosis...
  6. doi request reprint Association of the apolipoprotein E gene, its promoter polymorphisms and haplotypes with depressive symptoms. The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Marko Elovainio
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neuropsychobiology 58:91-6. 2008
    ..In this study, the associations of the APOE gene promoter polymorphisms -219G/T and +113G/C and their haplotypes with depressive symptoms were examined...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiac autonomic reactivity and recovery in predicting carotid atherosclerosis: the cardiovascular risk in young Finns study
    Tarja Heponiemi
    University of Helsinki, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Health Psychol 26:13-21. 2007
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  8. doi request reprint Val/Met polymorphism of the COMT gene moderates the association between job strain and early atherosclerosis in young men
    Mirka Hintsanen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 50:649-57. 2008
    ..COMT gene influences dopamine transmission and dopaminergic activity might moderate effects of stress on CHD risk. We examine whether COMT Val158Met polymorphism moderates the association between job strain and atherosclerosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Anger is associated with subclinical atherosclerosis in low SES but not in higher SES men and women. The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Päivi Merjonen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    J Behav Med 31:35-44. 2008
    ..It is concluded that the ill health-effects of psychological factors such as anger may be more pronounced in individuals who have been exposed to adverse socioeconomic circumstances early in life...
  10. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and carotid artery intima-media thickness in young adults: the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study
    Marko Elovainio
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychosom Med 67:561-7. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis that a high level of depressive symptoms in healthy young adults would be related to more prevalent preclinical atherosclerosis...
  11. pmc Depressive symptoms and the metabolic syndrome in childhood and adulthood: a prospective cohort study
    Laura Pulkki-Råback
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Health Psychol 28:108-16. 2009
    ..To examine the reciprocal associations between depressive symptoms and clinical definitions of the metabolic syndrome in childhood and adulthood...
  12. doi request reprint Temperamental activity and epidermal growth factor A61G polymorphism in Finnish adults
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neuropsychobiology 56:208-12. 2007
    ..Epidermal growth factor (EGF) has widespread effects on the developing and mature nervous system. This study examined whether genetic differences in the EGF predict differences in the self-reported level of activity temperament in adults...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between DRD4 polymorphism and lipid metabolism: what is the role of novelty seeking?
    Marko Elovainio
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neuropsychobiology 51:53-8. 2005
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Association of job strain with working hours, shift-dependent perceived workload, sleepiness and recovery
    Kati Karhula
    a Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Ergonomics 56:1640-51. 2013
    ..02). During pre-selected shift arrangements, the differences between the groups were only minor. In conclusion, job strain-related differences in sleepiness and recovery were mostly attributable to differences in shift arrangements. ..
  15. pmc Pairwise measures of causal direction in the epidemiology of sleep problems and depression
    Tom Rosenström
    IBS, Unit of Personality, Work and Health Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 7:e50841. 2012
    ..The findings are consistent with other emerging epidemiological and biological evidence...
  16. pmc Environmental stress affects DNA methylation of a CpG rich promoter region of serotonin transporter gene in a nurse cohort
    Jukka S Alasaari
    Public Health Genomics Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 7:e45813. 2012
    ..We explored the effect of environmental stress on serotonin transporter gene (SLC6A4) promoter methylation among nurses from high and low work stress environments...
  17. ncbi request reprint Job strain, sleep and alertness in shift working health care professionals -- a field study
    Kati Karhula
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finland
    Ind Health 51:406-16. 2013
    ..Shift working contributed to impaired sleep in both high and low job strain group. Individual and organization-based actions are needed to promote sufficient sleep in shift working nurses, especially with high job strain...
  18. pmc Genome-wide scan of job-related exhaustion with three replication studies implicate a susceptibility variant at the UST gene locus
    Sonja Sulkava
    Public Health Genomics Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Mol Genet 22:3363-72. 2013
    ....
  19. pmc Living alone and antidepressant medication use: a prospective study in a working-age population
    Laura Pulkki-Råback
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Public Health 12:236. 2012
    ..The authors examined whether living alone predicts the use of antidepressant medication and whether socioeconomic, psychosocial, or behavioral factors explain this association...
  20. ncbi request reprint Tryptophan hydroxylase 1 gene haplotypes modify the effect of a hostile childhood environment on adulthood harm avoidance
    L Keltikangas-Jarvinen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Genes Brain Behav 6:305-13. 2007
    ..In addition, the findings suggest a gene-environment correlation for novelty seeking in men...
  21. ncbi request reprint Work stress and incidence of newly diagnosed fibromyalgia: prospective cohort study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, FIN 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    J Psychosom Res 57:417-22. 2004
    ..We examined the prospective association between occupational stress and incidence of newly diagnosed fibromyalgia...
  22. doi request reprint Improving the saccade peak velocity measurement for detecting fatigue
    Kati Hirvonen
    Brain Work Research Centre, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    J Neurosci Methods 187:199-206. 2010
    ..The EOG measurements can be improved for detecting fatigue by using the overlap saccade paradigm. The SPV values measured with the EOG method appear to be somewhat more sensitive in detecting fatigue than the FIT method...
  23. doi request reprint Association between exposure to work stressors and cognitive performance
    Marko Vuori
    From the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health Mr Vuori, Ms Akila, Dr Kalakoski, Ms Pentti, Dr Kivimäki, Dr Vahtera, Dr Härmä, and Dr Puttonen, Helsinki, Finland University College London Dr Kivimäki, UK and University of Turku and Turku University Hospital Dr Vahtera, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 56:354-60. 2014
    ..To examine the association between work stress and cognitive performance...
  24. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms in the congenital long QT syndrome
    Taina Hintsa
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, FIN 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    Ann Med 41:516-21. 2009
    ..A proportion of patients with congenital long QT syndrome (LQTS) experience potentially life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias...
  25. doi request reprint The psychophysiology of James Bond: phasic emotional responses to violent video game events
    Niklas Ravaja
    Center for Knowledge and Innovation Research, Helsinki School of Economics, P O Box 1210, FIN 00101, Helsinki, Finland
    Emotion 8:114-20. 2008
    ..Although counterintuitive, the wounding and death of the player's own character may increase some aspect of positive emotion...
  26. ncbi request reprint BIS-BAS sensitivity and cardiac autonomic stress profiles
    Tarja Heponiemi
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychophysiology 41:37-45. 2004
    ..BIS sensitivity was unrelated to both reactivity and baseline levels of all measures. Overall, our results suggest that the relationship of the BAS with cardiac reactivity seems to be mediated by the parasympathetic nervous system...
  27. ncbi request reprint The combined effects of apolipoprotein E polymorphism and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol on cognitive performance in young adults
    Sampsa Puttonen
    Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neuropsychobiology 48:35-40. 2003
    ..In conclusion, assessment of the influence of ApoE on cognitive performance may require taking additional physiological factors, such as the level of cholesterol, into account...