Tuula Toljamo

Summary

Affiliation: Lapland Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Young male daily smokers are nicotine dependent and experience several unsuccessful quit attempts
    Tuula Toljamo
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Lapland Central Hospital, Rovaniemi, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 30:183-8. 2012
  2. pmc Ageing and smoking contribute to plasma surfactant proteins and protease imbalance with correlations to airway obstruction
    Helen Ilumets
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Pulm Med 11:19. 2011
  3. pmc Ageing and long-term smoking affects KL-6 levels in the lung, induced sputum and plasma
    Nobuhisa Ishikawa
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Pulm Med 11:22. 2011
  4. pmc Early detection of COPD combined with individualized counselling for smoking cessation: a two-year prospective study
    Tuula Toljamo
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Lapland Central Hospital, Rovaniemi, Finlan
    Scand J Prim Health Care 28:41-6. 2010

Collaborators

  • Pentti Nieminen
  • Nobuhisa Ishikawa
  • Witold Mazur
  • Helen Ilumets
  • Vuokko L Kinnula
  • Mikko Rönty
  • Noora Louhelainen
  • Nobuoki Kohno
  • Katri Vuopala
  • Hideo Kobayashi
  • Yasushi Horimasu

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Young male daily smokers are nicotine dependent and experience several unsuccessful quit attempts
    Tuula Toljamo
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Lapland Central Hospital, Rovaniemi, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 30:183-8. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to investigate quitting attempts in a group of both young male daily and occasional smokers...
  2. pmc Ageing and smoking contribute to plasma surfactant proteins and protease imbalance with correlations to airway obstruction
    Helen Ilumets
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Pulm Med 11:19. 2011
    ..However, the level of these proteins has not been examined during ageing or in young individuals with short smoking histories...
  3. pmc Ageing and long-term smoking affects KL-6 levels in the lung, induced sputum and plasma
    Nobuhisa Ishikawa
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Pulm Med 11:22. 2011
    ..Additional aims of this study were to investigate whether the levels of KL-6 in plasma and sputum are related to ageing and smoking history...
  4. pmc Early detection of COPD combined with individualized counselling for smoking cessation: a two-year prospective study
    Tuula Toljamo
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Lapland Central Hospital, Rovaniemi, Finlan
    Scand J Prim Health Care 28:41-6. 2010
    ..Though the prevalence of COPD is related to the definition, even with this proviso COPD remains under-diagnosed. Screening can detect many new COPD cases, but its effects on smoking cessation remain unknown...