Raija Kontio

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nurses' and physicians' educational needs in seclusion and restraint practices
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 45:198-207. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Patient restrictions: are there ethical alternatives to seclusion and restraint?
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland, and Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 17:65-76. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: 9-month follow-up results of a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 20:411-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:813-21. 2011
  5. pmc Does primary care mental health resourcing affect the use and costs of secondary psychiatric services?
    Minna Sadeniemi
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Porvoo Health Care Area, Porvoon psykiatrian poliklinikka, Kaivokatu 37, FI 06100 Porvoo, Finland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8743-54. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Seclusion and restraint in psychiatry: patients' experiences and practical suggestions on how to improve practices and use alternatives
    Raija Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 48:16-24. 2012
  7. doi request reprint eLearning course may shorten the duration of mechanical restraint among psychiatric inpatients: a cluster-randomized trial
    Raija Kontio
    Raija Kontio, Ph D, Assistant Chief of Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:443-9. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Toward a safer working environment on psychiatric wards: service users' delayed perspectives of aggression and violence-related situations and development ideas
    Raija Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Kellokoski, Tuusula, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 50:271-9. 2014
  9. pmc Size matters - determinants of modern, community-oriented mental health services
    Taina Ala-Nikkola
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Region, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Välskärinkatu 12, FI 00029 HUS, Finland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8456-74. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Knowledge transfer from an e-learning course to clinical practice
    Mari Lahti
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 34:842-7. 2014

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Nurses' and physicians' educational needs in seclusion and restraint practices
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 45:198-207. 2009
    ..This study aimed to explore nurses' (N= 22) and physicians' (N= 5) educational needs in the context of their perceived seclusion and restraint-related mode of action and need for support...
  2. doi request reprint Patient restrictions: are there ethical alternatives to seclusion and restraint?
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland, and Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 17:65-76. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: 9-month follow-up results of a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 20:411-8. 2013
    ..Net course. The ePsychNurse.Net should be further developed and its future modifications will require additional studies, probably with some new outcome measures...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:813-21. 2011
    ..Although the ePsychNurse.Net demonstrated only slight advantages over conventional learning, it may be worth further development with, e.g. flexible time schedule and individualized content...
  5. pmc Does primary care mental health resourcing affect the use and costs of secondary psychiatric services?
    Minna Sadeniemi
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Porvoo Health Care Area, Porvoon psykiatrian poliklinikka, Kaivokatu 37, FI 06100 Porvoo, Finland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8743-54. 2014
    ..The results suggest that when aiming at equal access of care and cost-efficiency, the primary and secondary care should be organized and planned with integrative collaboration. ..
  6. doi request reprint Seclusion and restraint in psychiatry: patients' experiences and practical suggestions on how to improve practices and use alternatives
    Raija Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 48:16-24. 2012
    ..This study explored psychiatric inpatients' experiences of, and their suggestions for, improvement of seclusion/restraint, and alternatives to their use in Finland...
  7. doi request reprint eLearning course may shorten the duration of mechanical restraint among psychiatric inpatients: a cluster-randomized trial
    Raija Kontio
    Raija Kontio, Ph D, Assistant Chief of Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:443-9. 2014
    ..Well structured, IT-based educational programmes (eLearning) often ensure quality and may make training more affordable and accessible...
  8. doi request reprint Toward a safer working environment on psychiatric wards: service users' delayed perspectives of aggression and violence-related situations and development ideas
    Raija Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Kellokoski, Tuusula, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 50:271-9. 2014
    ..To explore service users' (n = 9) delayed perceptions of and suggestions for improvement of management of aggression/violence in psychiatry...
  9. pmc Size matters - determinants of modern, community-oriented mental health services
    Taina Ala-Nikkola
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Region, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Välskärinkatu 12, FI 00029 HUS, Finland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8456-74. 2014
    ..In terms of service organization, the results may support larger population bases, at least 150,000 adult inhabitants, when aiming for higher diversity. ..
  10. doi request reprint Knowledge transfer from an e-learning course to clinical practice
    Mari Lahti
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 34:842-7. 2014
    ..Continuing education is essential in improving practical psychiatric nursing skills. However, little is known about how knowledge gained in continuing education is transferred to nurses' daily work...