E R Laukkanen

Summary

Affiliation: Kuopio University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent self-cutting elsewhere than on the arms reveals more serious psychiatric symptoms
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:501-10. 2013
  2. pmc Improvement in cognitive and psychosocial functioning and self image among adolescent inpatient suicide attempters
    Ulla Hintikka
    University of Kuopio and Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 6:58. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Externalizing and internalizing problems at school as signs of health-damaging behaviour and incipient marginalization
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, PO Box 1777, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Health Promot Int 17:139-46. 2002
  4. pmc A brief intervention is sufficient for many adolescents seeking help from low threshold adolescent psychiatric services
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Adolescent Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital and University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:261. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint A pessimistic attitude towards the future and low psychosocial functioning predict psychiatric diagnosis among treatment-seeking adolescents
    E Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry 3703, Kuopio University Hospital, PO Box 1777, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:160-5. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Heavy drinking is associated with more severe psychosocial dysfunction among girls than boys in Finland
    E R Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
    J Adolesc Health 28:270-7. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation among help-seeking adolescents: association with a negative self-image
    Eila Laukkanen
    Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio, Finland
    Arch Suicide Res 9:45-55. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A new priority in psychiatry: focused services for adolescents
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 57:37-43. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Associations between psychosomatic symptoms in adolescence and mental health symptoms in early adulthood
    Pirjo Kinnunen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Nurs Pract 16:43-50. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of major depression on cognitive performance among treatment-seeking adolescents
    Veijo Korhonen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:187-93. 2002

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent self-cutting elsewhere than on the arms reveals more serious psychiatric symptoms
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:501-10. 2013
    ..These adolescents also need a caring and conscientious psychiatric examination and possible psychiatric treatment...
  2. pmc Improvement in cognitive and psychosocial functioning and self image among adolescent inpatient suicide attempters
    Ulla Hintikka
    University of Kuopio and Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 6:58. 2006
    ..study compared characteristics and changes in cognitive functioning, self image and psychosocial functioning among 13 to 18 year-old adolescent psychiatric inpatients with suicide attempts (n = 16) and with no suicidality (n = 39)..
  3. ncbi request reprint Externalizing and internalizing problems at school as signs of health-damaging behaviour and incipient marginalization
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, PO Box 1777, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Health Promot Int 17:139-46. 2002
    ..The development of a vicious circle might be prevented through early intervention at school, by offering pupils guidance, counselling and treatment...
  4. pmc A brief intervention is sufficient for many adolescents seeking help from low threshold adolescent psychiatric services
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Adolescent Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital and University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:261. 2010
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  5. ncbi request reprint A pessimistic attitude towards the future and low psychosocial functioning predict psychiatric diagnosis among treatment-seeking adolescents
    E Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry 3703, Kuopio University Hospital, PO Box 1777, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:160-5. 2001
    ..The objective was to study factors associated with psychiatric diagnosis among adolescents (n = 164) seeking psychiatric care for mental symptoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Heavy drinking is associated with more severe psychosocial dysfunction among girls than boys in Finland
    E R Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
    J Adolesc Health 28:270-7. 2001
    ..To investigate social, psychological, and environmental factors related to heavy drinking by 15-year-old Finnish school pupils...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation among help-seeking adolescents: association with a negative self-image
    Eila Laukkanen
    Kuopio University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio, Finland
    Arch Suicide Res 9:45-55. 2005
    ..Because suicidal ideation frequently occurs without formal psychiatric diagnosis it should be assessed separately. Special attention should be paid to adolescents' negative self-perception...
  8. ncbi request reprint A new priority in psychiatry: focused services for adolescents
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 57:37-43. 2003
    ..In addition to developing adequate resources, the quality of care should also be guaranteed by training and by competent long-term planning of psychiatric service systems...
  9. doi request reprint Associations between psychosomatic symptoms in adolescence and mental health symptoms in early adulthood
    Pirjo Kinnunen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Nurs Pract 16:43-50. 2010
    ..Psychosomatic symptoms in adolescence might be important signals of mental health and this should be taken seriously in school health and in general primary care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of major depression on cognitive performance among treatment-seeking adolescents
    Veijo Korhonen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:187-93. 2002
    ..13). The specific effects of MDD on the adolescents were restricted to the emotional area and were expressed as a broad deterioration in psychosocial functioning...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transparent criteria for specialist level adolescent psychiatric care
    Riittakerttu Kaltiala-Heino
    Department of Adolescent Psychiatry, Tampere University Hospital, and Tampere School of Public Health, Tampere, Finland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:260-70. 2007
    ..In Finland, the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health required all medical specialities to create a priority-rating tool for elective patients, preferably giving a numerical rating ranging 0-100, with 50 as an entry threshold...
  12. doi request reprint Parental conceptions of self-mutilation among Finnish adolescents
    M L Rissanen
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 15:212-8. 2008
    ..Self-mutilation should be raised by healthcare professionals and discussed in health promotion or in parents' meetings at schools...
  13. ncbi request reprint The association of parental alcohol abuse and depression with severe emotional and behavioural problems in adolescents: a clinical study
    Sirkka Peiponen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 52:395-407. 2006
    ..Earlier studies have indicated associations between parental psychiatric problems, such as depression, and substance abuse and adolescent problems...
  14. doi request reprint Descriptions of self-mutilation among Finnish adolescents: a qualitative descriptive inquiry
    Marja Liisa Rissanen
    Department of Psychiatry corrected, University Hospital of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:145-63. 2008
    ..In nursing practice and education, self-mutilation should be discussed based on existing knowledge to make nurses more familiar with it. Nurses should understand this phenomenon as a challenge for developing effective nursing practices...
  15. doi request reprint The prevalence of self-cutting and other self-harm among 13- to 18-year-old Finnish adolescents
    Eila Laukkanen
    Department of Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital of Kuopio, 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:23-8. 2009
    ..Deliberate self-harm has become more prevalent among adolescents...
  16. doi request reprint Dissociation, self-cutting, and other self-harm behavior in a general population of Finnish adolescents
    Tommi Tolmunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:768-71. 2008
    ..These results indicate that a high level of dissociation is an independent risk factor for self-harm behavior in adolescents, and may have value both in clinical work and further research...
  17. doi request reprint Descriptions of help by Finnish adolescents who self-mutilate
    Marja Liisa Rissanen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs 22:7-15. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe help from the viewpoint of self-mutilating Finnish adolescents...
  18. doi request reprint Mental disorders in self-cutting adolescents
    Jukka Hintikka
    Department of Psychiatry, Paijat Hame Central Hospital, Lahti, Finland
    J Adolesc Health 44:464-7. 2009
    ..Self-cutting as a form of self-harm is common in general population adolescents. The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of mental disorders and associated factors among self-cutting community-dwelling adolescents...
  19. doi request reprint Helping adolescents who self-mutilate: parental descriptions
    Marja Liisa Rissanen
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    J Clin Nurs 18:1711-21. 2009
    ..The purpose of this qualitative descriptive study was to explore parental views on how to help adolescents who self-mutilate...
  20. doi request reprint Adolescent dissociation and alexithymia are distinctive but overlapping phenomena
    Tommi Tolmunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 176:40-4. 2010
    ..Thus, dissociation and alexithymia can be considered distinctive but overlapping phenomena...
  21. ncbi request reprint Spatial span in very prematurely born adolescents
    Pia Saavalainen
    Department of Psychology, University of Joensuu, Joensuu, Finland
    Dev Neuropsychol 32:769-85. 2007
    ..Our results are encouraging and indicate only minor neuropsychological consequences due to very preterm birth...
  22. ncbi request reprint School performance of adolescents born preterm: neuropsychological and background correlates
    Pia M Saavalainen
    Department of Psychology, University of Joensuu, PO Box 111, 80101 Joensuu, Finland
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 12:246-52. 2008
    ..The results suggest a good outcome, measured by school grade scores at 16 years of age, of the subjects born very preterm...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dissociation in a general population of Finnish adolescents
    Tommi Tolmunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:614-7. 2007
    ..A high level of dissociation was associated with an age of 15 or less, daily smoking, frequent use of alcohol, abuse of legal drugs, cannabis use, social isolation, and poor school performance in mathematics...
  24. ncbi request reprint A formative evaluation to develop a school health nursing early intervention model for adolescent substance use
    Marjatta Pirskanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, Finland, and Kuopio Social and Health Care Centre, Kuopio, Finland
    Public Health Nurs 24:256-64. 2007
    ..To improve an early intervention (EI) triggered by the Adolescents' Substance Use Measurement (ADSUME) as a method to prevent substance abuse among adolescents. We assessed how ADSUME and EI work in practice and how EI could be improved...
  25. ncbi request reprint Enhanced frontal processing of auditory stimuli in siblings with acute psychosis
    Minna Valkonen-Korhonen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:60-2. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint Good working alliance and psychotherapy are associated with positive changes in cognitive performance among adolescent psychiatric inpatients
    Ulla Hintikka
    Department of Psychiatry, Research and Development Unit, Kuopio University Hospital, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Bull Menninger Clin 70:316-35. 2006
    ..Multivariate analysis revealed that a better quality of working alliance and a greater number of therapy sessions were significantly associated with positive change in cognitive performance during treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint Event-related potentials to elementary auditory input in distractible adolescents
    Sara Maatta
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, Kuopio 70211, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:142-50. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to examine the role of brain activity related to orienting in distractibility...
  28. ncbi request reprint Increased number of febrile seizures in children born very preterm: relation of neonatal, febrile and epileptic seizures and neurological dysfunction to seizure outcome at 16 years of age
    Eila A Herrgård
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology, University and University Hospital of Kuopio, P O Box 1777, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Seizure 15:590-7. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to assess seizures in prematurely born children from birth up to 16 years and to evaluate the contribution of different seizures, and of neurological dysfunction to the seizure outcome...
  29. ncbi request reprint Clinical recovery in cognitive functioning and self-image among adolescents with major depressive disorder and conduct disorder during psychiatric inpatient care
    Ulla Hintikka
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:212-22. 2003
    ..Mental health services should still have the capability of offering long-term residential care for adolescents with the most severe mental disturbance...
  30. ncbi request reprint Naming skills of children born preterm in comparison with their term peers at the ages of 9 and 16 years
    Pia Saavalainen
    Department of Psychology, University of Joensuu, Finland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:28-32. 2006
    ..Maternal education level was not associated with naming skills. Thus, the consequences of preterm birth seem to be minor in relation to linguistic skills during school age and diminish by adolescence...
  31. ncbi request reprint P3 amplitude and time-on-task effects in distractible adolescents
    Sara Maatta
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Kuopio University Hospital, P O Box 1777, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:2175-83. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to examine the role of brain activity related to stimulus evaluation processes in distractibility by analyzing the P3 event-related potential...
  32. doi request reprint The prevalence of alexithymia and its relationship with Youth Self-Report problem scales among Finnish adolescents
    Kirsi Honkalampi
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio 70211, Finland Division of Psychowelfare, Kuopio Psychiatric Center, Kuopio City, Kuopio 70600, Finland
    Compr Psychiatry 50:263-8. 2009
    ..Our findings indicate that these adolescents are at high risk of mental disorders and require treatment interventions...
  33. ncbi request reprint School health nurses and substance use among adolescents - towards individual identification and early intervention
    Marjatta Pirskanen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand J Caring Sci 20:439-47. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint [Self-mutilating adolescents]
    Reetta Hirvonen
    KYS n psykiatrian klinikka PL 1777, 70211 Kuopio
    Duodecim 120:944-50. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint [On mental health of adolescents and diagnosing substance abuse disorders in connection to emergency care]
    Sirpa Keränen
    KYS n psykiatrian klinikka PL 1777, 70211 Kuopio
    Duodecim 119:1147-53. 2003