Satu Suhonen

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Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical performance of a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system and oral contraceptives in young nulliparous women: a comparative study
    Satu Suhonen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 610, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Contraception 69:407-12. 2004
  2. doi Immediate adverse events after second trimester medical termination of pregnancy: results of a nationwide registry study
    Maarit J Mentula
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 610, 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 26:927-32. 2011
  3. ncbi Young age and termination of pregnancy during the second trimester are risk factors for repeat second-trimester abortion
    Maarit J Mentula
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:107.e1-7. 2010
  4. pmc Comparison of rates of adverse events in adolescent and adult women undergoing medical abortion: population register based study
    Maarit Niinimäki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    BMJ 342:d2111. 2011
  5. doi Frequency and risk factors for repeat abortions after surgical compared with medical termination of pregnancy
    Maarit Niinimäki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Obstet Gynecol 113:845-52. 2009
  6. doi Immediate complications after medical compared with surgical termination of pregnancy
    Maarit Niinimäki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Obstet Gynecol 114:795-804. 2009
  7. ncbi One- and 2-day mifepristone-misoprostol intervals are both effective in medical termination of second-trimester pregnancy
    Oskari Heikinheimo
    Women s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Reprod Biomed Online 8:236-9. 2004
  8. doi Uterine perforation caused by intrauterine devices: clinical course and treatment
    Janina Kaislasuo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Kätilöopisto Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 610, SF 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 28:1546-51. 2013
  9. ncbi Termination of early pregnancy using flexible, low-dose mifepristone-misoprostol regimens
    Oskari Heikinheimo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 140, SF 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Contraception 76:456-60. 2007
  10. doi One- and two-day dosing intervals between mifepristone and misoprostol in second trimester medical termination of pregnancy--a randomized trial
    Maarit Mentula
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 610, 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 26:2690-7. 2011

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Publications16

  1. ncbi Clinical performance of a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system and oral contraceptives in young nulliparous women: a comparative study
    Satu Suhonen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 610, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Contraception 69:407-12. 2004
    ..In the OC group, hormonal side effects were the predominant medical reason for study termination. The safety and acceptability of the LNG IUS for contraception was observed to be as good as with OCs, with a high continuation rate...
  2. doi Immediate adverse events after second trimester medical termination of pregnancy: results of a nationwide registry study
    Maarit J Mentula
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 610, 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 26:927-32. 2011
    ..The risks of surgical evacuation and infection do not increase with gestational weeks in the second trimester TOP...
  3. ncbi Young age and termination of pregnancy during the second trimester are risk factors for repeat second-trimester abortion
    Maarit J Mentula
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:107.e1-7. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to characterize women undergoing a termination of pregnancy (TOP) during the second trimester and to evaluate the risk factors and timing of repeat TOP...
  4. pmc Comparison of rates of adverse events in adolescent and adult women undergoing medical abortion: population register based study
    Maarit Niinimäki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    BMJ 342:d2111. 2011
    ..To determine the risks of short term adverse events in adolescent and older women undergoing medical abortion...
  5. doi Frequency and risk factors for repeat abortions after surgical compared with medical termination of pregnancy
    Maarit Niinimäki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Obstet Gynecol 113:845-52. 2009
    ..To compare the frequency and risk factors for repeat abortions after surgical compared with medical termination of pregnancy...
  6. doi Immediate complications after medical compared with surgical termination of pregnancy
    Maarit Niinimäki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Obstet Gynecol 114:795-804. 2009
    ..To estimate the immediate adverse events and safety of medical compared with surgical abortion using high-quality registry data...
  7. ncbi One- and 2-day mifepristone-misoprostol intervals are both effective in medical termination of second-trimester pregnancy
    Oskari Heikinheimo
    Women s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Reprod Biomed Online 8:236-9. 2004
    ..001), in the 1- and 2-day interval groups respectively. Thus both 1- and 2-day mifepristone-misoprostol intervals are valuable in termination of second-trimester pregnancy...
  8. doi Uterine perforation caused by intrauterine devices: clinical course and treatment
    Janina Kaislasuo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Kätilöopisto Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 610, SF 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 28:1546-51. 2013
    ..What are the symptoms of uterine perforation caused by modern copper intrauterine devices (Cu-IUDs) and the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS); how is perforation detected and what are the findings in abdominal surgery?..
  9. ncbi Termination of early pregnancy using flexible, low-dose mifepristone-misoprostol regimens
    Oskari Heikinheimo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 140, SF 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Contraception 76:456-60. 2007
    ..We examined the effect of a change in protocol from a fixed mifepristone-misoprostol interval to a flexible one on the efficacy and uptake of medical abortion. In addition, risk factors of incomplete abortions were evaluated...
  10. doi One- and two-day dosing intervals between mifepristone and misoprostol in second trimester medical termination of pregnancy--a randomized trial
    Maarit Mentula
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 610, 00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 26:2690-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this investigation was to compare one- and two-day intervals in second trimester medical TOP. The main outcome measures were induction-to-abortion time and the rate of surgical evacuation...
  11. doi Intrauterine contraception: incidence and factors associated with uterine perforation--a population-based study
    Janina Kaislasuo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 610, SF 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Reprod 27:2658-63. 2012
    ..What are the incidence and factors associated with uterine perforation by modern copper intrauterine device (Cu-IUD) and the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS)?..
  12. ncbi [Lack of menstruation and abnormal bleeding]
    Mervi Halttunen
    HUS Naistensairaala ja Helsingin yliopisto, HUS
    Duodecim 121:1881-8. 2005
  13. doi Age, parity, history of abortion and contraceptive choices affect the risk of repeat abortion
    Oskari Heikinheimo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Helsinki, SF 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Contraception 78:149-54. 2008
    ..However, risk factors as regards repeat abortion are poorly understood. We characterized risk factors related to sociodemographic characteristics, history of abortion and post-abortal contraception...
  14. doi Pain during medical abortion: predicting factors from gynecologic history and medical staff evaluation of severity
    Satu Suhonen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Contraception 83:357-61. 2011
    ..We studied whether it is possible to predict severity of pain during medical abortion. We also studied how well medical staff recognizes the pain perceived by these women...
  15. doi Attendance at post-abortal follow-up visits is low - can the risks of non-attendance be identified?
    Elina Pohjoranta
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:543-6. 2011
    ..We conclude that attendance at post-abortal follow-up visits is low, with only a few clinically significant risk factors predicting non-attendance...
  16. ncbi The learning curve is rapid in medical termination of pregnancy--first-year results from the Helsinki area
    Satu Suhonen
    Women s Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 140, FIN 00029, Helsinki, Finland
    Contraception 67:223-7. 2003
    ..We conclude that the learning curve in medical termination of pregnancy is rapid, and results comparable to those in centers with extensive experience with the method can be reached within the first year...