F Almqvist

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Design and subjects of a Finnish epidemiological study on psychiatric disorders in childhood
    F Almqvist
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:3-6. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavioural and emotional symptoms in 8-9-year-old children
    F Almqvist
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:7-16. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in 8-9-year-old children based on a diagnostic interview with the parents
    F Almqvist
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:17-28. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Children's behavioural/emotional problems: a comparison of parents' and teachers' reports for elementary school-aged children
    K Kumpulainen
    Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Child Psychiatry, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:41-7. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Are twins' behavioural/emotional problems different from singletons'?
    I Moilanen
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:62-7. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders, performance level at school and special education at early elementary school age
    K Kumpulainen
    Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Child Psychiatry, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:48-54. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of maternal depressive symptoms and child well-being
    I Luoma
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Tampere University Hospital and the University of Tampere, Medical School, Finland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1367-74. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Poor sleep and psychiatric symptoms at school: an epidemiological study
    E J Paavonen
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 11:10-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intellectual disability: a comprehensive study based on national registers
    H Westerinen
    Hospital of Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, Department of Child Psychiatry, Helsinki, Finland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:715-25. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Patients with univentricular heart in early childhood: parenting stress and child behaviour
    A Sarajuuri
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 101:252-7. 2012

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Design and subjects of a Finnish epidemiological study on psychiatric disorders in childhood
    F Almqvist
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:3-6. 1999
    ..The subjects well represented the entire population of 8-9-year-old children in Finland. The material and design of the study as well as the basic demographic characteristics are presented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavioural and emotional symptoms in 8-9-year-old children
    F Almqvist
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:7-16. 1999
    ..Twenty-four percent of the subjects scored above the cutoff point on at least one of the questionnaires. Low family social status and disrupted family relations correlated strongly with high rates of symptoms in the children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in 8-9-year-old children based on a diagnostic interview with the parents
    F Almqvist
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:17-28. 1999
    ..Only a minority of the children with psychiatric disturbances had ever consulted health professionals for their problems. Of all the children, 7.5% had a severe psychiatric disturbance that had lasted for more than 3 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Children's behavioural/emotional problems: a comparison of parents' and teachers' reports for elementary school-aged children
    K Kumpulainen
    Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Child Psychiatry, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:41-7. 1999
    ..Scoring high on one of the scales increased the probability of scoring high on the second scale. The discussion focuses on factors that may affect agreement between parents and teachers when behavioural symptoms are assessed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Are twins' behavioural/emotional problems different from singletons'?
    I Moilanen
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:62-7. 1999
    ..This large population-based sample suggests that twins may have a lower rate of behavioural problems in childhood than singletons, a finding that has to be taken into account in behavioural genetic studies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders, performance level at school and special education at early elementary school age
    K Kumpulainen
    Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Child Psychiatry, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 8:48-54. 1999
    ..The probability of getting special education was highest for attention deficit disorders (6.2-fold), thereafter for anxiety (3.1-fold), and for oppositional/conduct disorders (2.8-fold)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of maternal depressive symptoms and child well-being
    I Luoma
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Tampere University Hospital and the University of Tampere, Medical School, Finland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1367-74. 2001
    ..To investigate whether prenatal, postnatal, and/or current maternal depressive symptoms are associated with low level of psychosocial functioning or high level of emotional/behavioral problems in school-age children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Poor sleep and psychiatric symptoms at school: an epidemiological study
    E J Paavonen
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 11:10-7. 2002
    ..In diagnosing sleep disorders, it is important to include children as informants because relevant information may be overlooked when only parents are questioned...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intellectual disability: a comprehensive study based on national registers
    H Westerinen
    Hospital of Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, Department of Child Psychiatry, Helsinki, Finland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:715-25. 2007
    ..This is important when special or inclusive general services are planned to meet the various needs of people with ID...
  10. doi request reprint Patients with univentricular heart in early childhood: parenting stress and child behaviour
    A Sarajuuri
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 101:252-7. 2012
    ..To assess perceptions of child behaviour and parenting stress among the parents of young children with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) and other forms of functionally univentricular heart defects (UVH)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Auditory event-related potential indices of increased distractibility in children with major depression
    T Lepistö
    Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, P O Box 9, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland and Helsinki Brain Research Center, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:620-7. 2004
    ..Using auditory event-related potentials (ERPs), we aimed to determine whether these problems could be caused by a dysfunction in auditory sensory memory, attentional orienting, or both...