Markku Sallmen

Summary

Affiliation: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reduced fertility among shoe manufacturing workers
    M Sallmen
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 65:518-24. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Reduced fertility among overweight and obese men
    Markku Sallmen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Epidemiology 17:520-3. 2006
  3. pmc Fertility and exposure to solvents among families in the Agricultural Health Study
    M Sallmen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Human Health Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Occup Environ Med 63:469-75. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Has human fertility declined over time?: why we may never know
    Markku Sallmen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institute of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Epidemiology 16:494-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Time to pregnancy among the wives of Finnish greenhouse workers
    Markku Sallmen
    Department of Epidemiology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:85-93. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Risk of liver cancer and exposure to organic solvents and gasoline vapors among Finnish workers
    Marja Liisa Lindbohm
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Cancer 124:2954-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes among daycare employees in Finland
    Anita Riipinen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 36:222-30. 2010
  8. pmc Occupational exposure in dentistry and miscarriage
    Marja Liisa Lindbohm
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 64:127-33. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Increased risk of human parvovirus B19 infection in day-care employees: a cohort study among pregnant workers during an epidemic in Finland
    Anita Riipinen
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland Department of Virology, Haartman Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland The Social Insurance Institution of Finland, Insurance Region for Southern Finland, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 71:836-41. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint National job-exposure matrix in analyses of census-based estimates of occupational cancer risk
    Eero Pukkala
    Finnish Cancer Registry, Institute for Statistical and Epidemiological Cancer Research, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:97-107. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Reduced fertility among shoe manufacturing workers
    M Sallmen
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 65:518-24. 2008
    ..To investigate whether fertility is reduced among female shoe manufacturing workers exposed to organic solvents...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reduced fertility among overweight and obese men
    Markku Sallmen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Epidemiology 17:520-3. 2006
    ..Overweight and obese men have been reported to have lower sperm counts and hormonal changes, but data are lacking regarding effects on couple fertility...
  3. pmc Fertility and exposure to solvents among families in the Agricultural Health Study
    M Sallmen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Human Health Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Occup Environ Med 63:469-75. 2006
    ..Several studies have reported associations between solvent exposure and reduced female fertility, but the evidence is inconclusive for male fertility...
  4. ncbi request reprint Has human fertility declined over time?: why we may never know
    Markku Sallmen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institute of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Epidemiology 16:494-9. 2005
    ..Studies of couple fertility have produced conflicting results. We evaluate how changes in the availability and use of effective contraception and induced abortion might bias the direct study of time trends in couple fertility...
  5. ncbi request reprint Time to pregnancy among the wives of Finnish greenhouse workers
    Markku Sallmen
    Department of Epidemiology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:85-93. 2003
    ..This study investigated the possibility of men's work in greenhouses and their exposure to pesticides being associated with reduced fertility...
  6. doi request reprint Risk of liver cancer and exposure to organic solvents and gasoline vapors among Finnish workers
    Marja Liisa Lindbohm
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Cancer 124:2954-9. 2009
    ..The results also suggest a link between exposure to other types of solvents and the risk of liver cancer. The possibility that alcohol consumption contributes to the observed risks cannot be totally excluded...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes among daycare employees in Finland
    Anita Riipinen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 36:222-30. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether working as a daycare employee increases the risk of perinatal death, pre-term birth, low birth weight, smallness for gestational age, or congenital malformations...
  8. pmc Occupational exposure in dentistry and miscarriage
    Marja Liisa Lindbohm
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 64:127-33. 2007
    ..Information on the reproductive effects of chemical exposures in dental work is sparse or inconsistent...
  9. doi request reprint Increased risk of human parvovirus B19 infection in day-care employees: a cohort study among pregnant workers during an epidemic in Finland
    Anita Riipinen
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland Department of Virology, Haartman Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland The Social Insurance Institution of Finland, Insurance Region for Southern Finland, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 71:836-41. 2014
    ..Methodological differences, particularly in defining occupational exposure and in the type of reference group, may explain the conflicting findings...
  10. ncbi request reprint National job-exposure matrix in analyses of census-based estimates of occupational cancer risk
    Eero Pukkala
    Finnish Cancer Registry, Institute for Statistical and Epidemiological Cancer Research, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:97-107. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke on reproductive health
    Marja Liisa Lindbohm
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:84-96. 2002
    ..Further studies, paying attention to study design and careful exposure assessment, are therefore needed on these associations...
  12. doi request reprint Parvovirus b19 infection in fetal deaths
    Anita Riipinen
    Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1519-25. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the prevalence of parvovirus B19 DNA among fetuses from miscarriages and IUFDs...
  13. doi request reprint Risk of cancer among workers exposed to trichloroethylene: analysis of three Nordic cohort studies
    Johnni Hansen
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:869-77. 2013
    ..Some epidemiologic studies have reported increased risk of cancer of the kidney, cervix, liver and biliary passages, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and esophageal adenocarcinoma...
  14. doi request reprint Selection bias due to parity-conditioning in studies of time trends in fertility
    Markku Sallmen
    From the aFinnish Institute of Occupational Health, Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Helsinki, Finland b Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark cDepartment of Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway and dInstitute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 26:85-90. 2015
    ..If defined at a cross-section of time, parity will also be affected by year of birth, and thus becomes a collider. Conditioning (stratifying, restricting, or adjusting) on a collider may cause selection bias in the studied association...