Jaana Suokas

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki EMS
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric assessment and treatment of a suicidal patient]
    Jaana Suokas
    Helsingin kaupungin koillinen terveyskeskus, mielenterveysyksikkö PL 6560, 00099 Helsingin kaupunki
    Duodecim 118:287-92. 2002
  2. doi request reprint The attitudes of emergency staff toward attempted suicide patients: a comparative study before and after establishment of a psychiatric consultation service
    Jaana Suokas
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Crisis 30:161-5. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic alcohol problems among suicide attempters--post-mortem findings of a 14-year follow-up
    Jaana Suokas
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 59:45-50. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Affective flattening and alogia associate with the familial form of schizophrenia
    Ritva Arajärvi
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 141:161-72. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and diagnosis of schizophrenia based on register, case record and interview data in an isolated Finnish birth cohort born 1940-1969
    Ritva Arajärvi
    Dept of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:808-16. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of general hospital emergency room personnel towards attempted suicide patients
    Kirsi Suominen
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 61:387-92. 2007
  7. doi request reprint An association between both low and high birth weight and increased disorganized and negative symptom severity in schizophrenia and other psychoses
    Asko Wegelius
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 205:18-24. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Cognitive impairments in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: relationship with clinical characteristics
    Minna Torniainen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:316-22. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Psychological distress and attitudes of emergency personnel towards suicide attempters
    Jaana Suokas
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:144-6. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Completed suicide after a suicide attempt: a 37-year follow-up study
    Kirsi Suominen
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 161:562-3. 2004

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric assessment and treatment of a suicidal patient]
    Jaana Suokas
    Helsingin kaupungin koillinen terveyskeskus, mielenterveysyksikkö PL 6560, 00099 Helsingin kaupunki
    Duodecim 118:287-92. 2002
  2. doi request reprint The attitudes of emergency staff toward attempted suicide patients: a comparative study before and after establishment of a psychiatric consultation service
    Jaana Suokas
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Crisis 30:161-5. 2009
    ..From earlier studies there is indirect evidence that the attitudes of staff who have the opportunity to consult a psychiatrist are less negative...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic alcohol problems among suicide attempters--post-mortem findings of a 14-year follow-up
    Jaana Suokas
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 59:45-50. 2005
    ..The findings emphasize that more attention should be focused on evaluating alcohol use and the risk of alcohol dependence in suicide attempters encountered in the emergency room of general hospitals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Affective flattening and alogia associate with the familial form of schizophrenia
    Ritva Arajärvi
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 141:161-72. 2006
    ..This may be related to genetic homogeneity in the isolate. We conclude that patients with first-degree relatives with psychotic disorder have more severe negative symptoms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and diagnosis of schizophrenia based on register, case record and interview data in an isolated Finnish birth cohort born 1940-1969
    Ritva Arajärvi
    Dept of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:808-16. 2005
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  6. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of general hospital emergency room personnel towards attempted suicide patients
    Kirsi Suominen
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 61:387-92. 2007
    ..Further investigation is needed to find the ideal psychiatric consultation arrangement for suicide attempters in good cooperation with emergency room staff...
  7. doi request reprint An association between both low and high birth weight and increased disorganized and negative symptom severity in schizophrenia and other psychoses
    Asko Wegelius
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 205:18-24. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that both low and high birth weight can influence the symptom severity of psychotic disorders. Our results implicate an association between both low and high birth weight and disorganized and negative symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint Cognitive impairments in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: relationship with clinical characteristics
    Minna Torniainen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:316-22. 2012
    ..Mood symptoms may not explain the difference between the diagnostic groups in cognitive functions, but the difference may be related to differences in the severity of negative symptoms...
  9. doi request reprint Psychological distress and attitudes of emergency personnel towards suicide attempters
    Jaana Suokas
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:144-6. 2008
    ..There was no association between psychological distress and negative attitudes towards suicide attempters...
  10. ncbi request reprint Completed suicide after a suicide attempt: a 37-year follow-up study
    Kirsi Suominen
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 161:562-3. 2004
    ..However, suicide risk declines over time after an attempt, and it is unclear how long the risk persists. Risk estimates are almost exclusively based on studies of less than 10 years of follow-up...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical phenotype of schizophrenia in a Finnish isolate
    Ritva Arajärvi
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, Helsinki 00300, Finland
    Schizophr Res 67:195-205. 2004
    ..Findings in this schizophrenia OCCPI phenotype study suggest that the clinical picture of schizophrenia in a genetically isolated and homogeneous population closely resembles our nationwide findings in Finland...