T Hakala

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Affiliation: Kuopio University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of heart rate variability does not identify the patients at risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital and Kuopio University, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 36:167-71. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Repair of right ventricular free wall defect with a de-epithelized pedicled myocutaneous latissimus dorsi muscle flap
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2360-2. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Early and late outcome after coronary artery bypass surgery in diabetic patients
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery and Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 39:177-81. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Right atrial overdrive pacing does not prevent atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Europace 7:170-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardioplegic arrest does not increase the risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital and Kuopio University, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:415-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting the risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 37:309-15. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of predicting the risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery with logistic regression model
    T Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, FIN 70210 Kuopio, Finland
    Scand J Surg 91:339-44. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting by measuring atrial peptide levels and preoperative atrial dimensions
    T Hakala
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:939-43. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroids for the prevention of atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    Jari Halonen
    Departments of Surgery and Internal Medicine, Kuopio University Hospital, and Computing Center of Kuopio University, Kuopio
    JAMA 297:1562-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Does coronary artery bypass surgery affect metoprolol bioavailability
    Antti Valtola
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:471-8. 2007

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of heart rate variability does not identify the patients at risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital and Kuopio University, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 36:167-71. 2002
    ..This study was designed to investigate whether preoperative short-term HRV analysis could identify the patients at high risk of atrial fibrillation (AF) after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Repair of right ventricular free wall defect with a de-epithelized pedicled myocutaneous latissimus dorsi muscle flap
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2360-2. 2005
    ..The defect was reconstructed with a de-epithelized myocutaneous latissimus dorsi flap. The patient indicated no signs of complication during follow-up...
  3. ncbi request reprint Early and late outcome after coronary artery bypass surgery in diabetic patients
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery and Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 39:177-81. 2005
    ..To determine the impact of diabetes on outcome after coronary artery bypass surgery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Right atrial overdrive pacing does not prevent atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Europace 7:170-4. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardioplegic arrest does not increase the risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital and Kuopio University, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:415-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this case-control study was to evaluate the role of cardiopulmonary bypass and cardioplegic arrest in the development of postoperative AF...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting the risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 37:309-15. 2003
    ..Further experience is, however, warranted to verify significance of this method in everyday clinical practice...
  7. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of predicting the risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery with logistic regression model
    T Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, FIN 70210 Kuopio, Finland
    Scand J Surg 91:339-44. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the risk factors of postoperative atrial fibrillation (AF) after coronary artery bypass grafting and to create predictive model and to evaluate the effects of AF on patients outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting by measuring atrial peptide levels and preoperative atrial dimensions
    T Hakala
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:939-43. 2002
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroids for the prevention of atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery: a randomized controlled trial
    Jari Halonen
    Departments of Surgery and Internal Medicine, Kuopio University Hospital, and Computing Center of Kuopio University, Kuopio
    JAMA 297:1562-7. 2007
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common arrhythmia to occur after cardiac surgery. An exaggerated inflammatory response has been proposed to be one etiological factor...
  10. ncbi request reprint Does coronary artery bypass surgery affect metoprolol bioavailability
    Antti Valtola
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:471-8. 2007
    ..In this pharmacokinetics study, in which the patients acted as their own controls, we have evaluated the bioavailability of perioperative metoprolol tablets in CABG surgery patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Intravenous administration of metoprolol is more effective than oral administration in the prevention of atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery
    Jari Halonen
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, PO Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Circulation 114:I1-4. 2006
    ..The purpose of this prospective, controlled, randomized trial was to study compare intravenous and per oral metoprolol administration in the prevention of AF after cardiac surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint S(+)-ketamine as an analgesic adjunct reduces opioid consumption after cardiac surgery
    Pasi Lahtinen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Kuopio University Hospital, FIN 70210 Kuopio, Finland
    Anesth Analg 99:1295-301; table of contents. 2004
    ..In conclusion, small-dose S(+)-ketamine decreased opioid consumption in CABG patients during the first 48 h after surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Propacetamol as adjunctive treatment for postoperative pain after cardiac surgery
    Pasi Lahtinen
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care and Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Anesth Analg 95:813-9, table of contents. 2002
    ..However, post hoc analysis showed that oxycodone requirement was reduced within the first 24 h in the propacetamol group...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tumour suppressor protein (p53), apoptosis inhibiting protein (Bcl-2) and proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) expressions in a rat pancreatic tumour model
    Kimmo Makinen
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, SF 70210 Kuopio, Finland
    Anticancer Res 27:23-6. 2007
    ..Previous studies have shown that, cultured rat pancreatic carcinoma cells, derived from azaserine-induced acinar tumours, yield tumours with a ductal phenotype...
  15. doi request reprint Preoperative alterations in correlation properties and complexity of R-R interval dynamics predict the risk of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with preserved left ventricular function
    Tuula H Tarkiainen
    Department of Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:907-12. 2008
    ..We evaluated whether there are constant preoperative alterations in nonlinear R-R interval dynamics that associate with the risk of postoperative atrial fibrillation in patients with preserved left ventricular function...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative high-rate atrial pacing test as a predictor of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tapio Hakala
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:2072-5. 2002
    ..The right atrium was paced with the rate of 200 beats per minute for 10 seconds. If the patient was in sinus rhythm after the high-rate pacing, the pacing test was repeated with the rate of 250 and finally 300 beats per minute...
  17. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of a randomized clinical trial of open versus laparoscopic appendicectomy
    S T Kouhia
    Department of Surgery, North Karelia Central Hospital, Joensuu, Finland
    Br J Surg 97:1395-400. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess long-term outcome following open versus laparoscopic appendicectomy...
  18. doi request reprint Antegrade flow and peripheral resistance determine the level of endogenous arteriogenesis in patients with superficial femoral artery occlusion
    I Vajanto
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Invest 39:1048-54. 2009
    ..However, it is unknown if clinically important features, like poor run-off, have an impact on compensatory vessel growth...
  19. ncbi request reprint Coronary sinus orifice atresia with left superior vena cava in patients with univentricular heart
    Jukka T Salminen
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:e16-7. 2006
    ..3% have associated coronary sinus orifice atresia. Our cases highlight the importance of recognizing this anomaly in patients with univentricular heart to avoid high coronary venous pressure, which is potentially lethal...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura]
    Jussi Valtonen
    Kuopion yliopisto
    Duodecim 120:1490-3. 2004