Maija Liisa Laakso

Summary

Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Wrist actigraphy in estimation of sleep and wake in intellectually disabled subjects with motor handicaps
    Maija Liisa Laakso
    Rinnekoti Foundation, Sleep Research Centre, Kumputie 1, FIN 02980 Espoo, Finland
    Sleep Med 5:541-50. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep fragmentation in mentally retarded people decreases with increasing daylength in spring
    Niki Lindblom
    Rinnekoti Sleep Research Centre, Rinnekoti Foundation, Espoo, Finland
    Chronobiol Int 19:441-59. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Endogenous melatonin predicts efficacy of exogenous melatonin in consolidation of fragmented wrist-activity rhythm of adult patients with developmental brain disorders: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study
    Maija Liisa Laakso
    Rinnekoti Foundation, Sleep Research Center, Kumputie 1, FIN 02980 Espoo, Finland
    Sleep Med 8:222-39. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Automatic blink detection: a method for differentiation of wake and sleep of intellectually disabled and healthy subjects in long-term ambulatory monitoring
    Lea Leinonen
    Neural Networks Research Centre, University of Technology Espoo, Finland
    Sleep 26:473-9. 2003

Collaborators

  • N Lindblom
  • Lea Leinonen
  • Markus Kaski
  • Sirkka Liisa Joutsiniemi

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Wrist actigraphy in estimation of sleep and wake in intellectually disabled subjects with motor handicaps
    Maija Liisa Laakso
    Rinnekoti Foundation, Sleep Research Centre, Kumputie 1, FIN 02980 Espoo, Finland
    Sleep Med 5:541-50. 2004
    ..We studied the applicability of wrist actigraphy to sleep-wake estimation in patients with motor handicaps...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep fragmentation in mentally retarded people decreases with increasing daylength in spring
    Niki Lindblom
    Rinnekoti Sleep Research Centre, Rinnekoti Foundation, Espoo, Finland
    Chronobiol Int 19:441-59. 2002
    ..The sleep quality of persons living in institutional settings might be improved by increasing the intensity and/or duration of daily artificial light exposure during the darker seasons...
  3. ncbi request reprint Endogenous melatonin predicts efficacy of exogenous melatonin in consolidation of fragmented wrist-activity rhythm of adult patients with developmental brain disorders: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study
    Maija Liisa Laakso
    Rinnekoti Foundation, Sleep Research Center, Kumputie 1, FIN 02980 Espoo, Finland
    Sleep Med 8:222-39. 2007
    ..We studied whether the endogenous melatonin patterns in adult patients with developmental brain disorders have any role in response to exogenous melatonin given as a sleep-promoting medicine...
  4. ncbi request reprint Automatic blink detection: a method for differentiation of wake and sleep of intellectually disabled and healthy subjects in long-term ambulatory monitoring
    Lea Leinonen
    Neural Networks Research Centre, University of Technology Espoo, Finland
    Sleep 26:473-9. 2003
    ..To develop a method for automatic detection of blinks in electrooculograms and to evaluate reliability of blink rate as an indicator of wake and sleep in subjects with developmental brain disorders...