Riitta Koivuniemi

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Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Amyloidosis is frequently undetected in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Riitta Koivuniemi
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Amyloid 15:262-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Cardiovascular diseases in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    R Koivuniemi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Rheumatol 42:131-5. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Infectious causes of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: an autopsy study
    R Koivuniemi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, FIN 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Rheumatol 35:273-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Amyloidosis as a cause of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    R Koivuniemi
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:408-13. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Causes of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis autopsied during a 40-year period
    R Koivuniemi
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 263, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Rheumatol Int 28:1245-52. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Causes of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis from 1971 to 1991 with special reference to autopsy
    Riitta Koivuniemi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 263, FI 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1443-7. 2009

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Amyloidosis is frequently undetected in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Riitta Koivuniemi
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Amyloid 15:262-8. 2008
    ..In patients with active and long-lasting RA, a systematic search for amyloid may enable early diagnosis of amyloidosis, which will require effective suppression of inflammation...
  2. doi request reprint Cardiovascular diseases in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    R Koivuniemi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Rheumatol 42:131-5. 2013
    ..To study cardiovascular autopsy findings and the lifetime prevalence of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Infectious causes of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: an autopsy study
    R Koivuniemi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, FIN 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Rheumatol 35:273-6. 2006
    ..To study mortality from infections and accuracy of pre-mortem diagnoses in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) autopsied during a 40-year period...
  4. ncbi request reprint Amyloidosis as a cause of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    R Koivuniemi
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:408-13. 2008
    ..To study amyloidosis as a cause of death along with associated factors and frequency of pre-mortem diagnosis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) autopsied between 1952 and 1991...
  5. doi request reprint Causes of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis autopsied during a 40-year period
    R Koivuniemi
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 263, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Rheumatol Int 28:1245-52. 2008
    ..Coronary death being less accurately diagnosed in RA subjects may indicate that coronary heart disease in RA patients often remains unrecognized...
  6. doi request reprint Causes of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis from 1971 to 1991 with special reference to autopsy
    Riitta Koivuniemi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 263, FI 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1443-7. 2009
    ..Our finding of autopsied patients having CHD more frequently as a CoD may indicate that CHD, which may be asymptomatic in RA, may be overlooked during lifetime...