Johanna Nokso-Koivisto

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of tonsillectomy on health-related quality of life and healthcare costs in children and adolescents
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 220, 00029, HUS, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 78:1508-12. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Human picornavirus and coronavirus RNA in nasopharynx of children without concurrent respiratory symptoms
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Enterovirus Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute KTL, Helsinki, Finland
    J Med Virol 66:417-20. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Presence of specific viruses in the middle ear fluids and respiratory secretions of young children with acute otitis media
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Med Virol 72:241-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Viral etiology of frequently recurring respiratory tract infections in children
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Infect Dis 35:540-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Is there any specific association between respiratory viruses and bacteria in acute otitis media of young children?
    Marjaana Kleemola
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Infect 52:181-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the role of respiratory viruses in acute myringitis in children less than two years of age
    Mikko J Kotikoski
    Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:636-41. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Viral upper respiratory tract infections in young children with emphasis on acute otitis media
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Virology and Immunology, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1333-42. 2006

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of tonsillectomy on health-related quality of life and healthcare costs in children and adolescents
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 220, 00029, HUS, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 78:1508-12. 2014
    ..Tonsillectomy is a common surgical intervention in children, but its efficacy is under debate. We studied whether tonsillectomy is a cost-effective intervention with a positive impact on health-related quality of life (HRQoL)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Human picornavirus and coronavirus RNA in nasopharynx of children without concurrent respiratory symptoms
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Enterovirus Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute KTL, Helsinki, Finland
    J Med Virol 66:417-20. 2002
    ..Only four of the 31 virus-positive samples were from children without infection-related diagnosis or recent past (or immediate future) respiratory symptoms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Presence of specific viruses in the middle ear fluids and respiratory secretions of young children with acute otitis media
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Med Virol 72:241-8. 2004
    ..The use of PCR-based methods for the other respiratory viruses might have increased further the overall virus detection rate in acute otitis media...
  4. ncbi request reprint Viral etiology of frequently recurring respiratory tract infections in children
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Infect Dis 35:540-6. 2002
    ..In conclusion, a specific viral etiology does not explain the excess of URI episodes in children with FRRI...
  5. ncbi request reprint Is there any specific association between respiratory viruses and bacteria in acute otitis media of young children?
    Marjaana Kleemola
    Department of Microbiology, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Infect 52:181-7. 2006
    ..We reanalysed the microbiological results of the two prospective Finnish Otitis Media (FinOM) studies for this purpose...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the role of respiratory viruses in acute myringitis in children less than two years of age
    Mikko J Kotikoski
    Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:636-41. 2002
    ..Our objective was to investigate the etiologic role of viruses in the pathogenesis of acute bullous and hemorrhagic myringitis in children <2 years of age...
  7. ncbi request reprint Viral upper respiratory tract infections in young children with emphasis on acute otitis media
    Johanna Nokso-Koivisto
    Department of Virology and Immunology, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1333-42. 2006
    ..Etiologic studies of viral infections are becoming increasingly important, with the emergence of new antiviral drugs and vaccines...