Heidi Makinen

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Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Frequency of remissions in early rheumatoid arthritis defined by 3 sets of criteria. a 5-year followup study
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 32:796-800. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A new disease activity index for rheumatoid arthritis: Mean Overall Index for Rheumatoid Arthritis (MOI-RA)
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 35:1522-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Disease activity score 28 as an instrument to measure disease activity in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 34:1987-91. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Sustained remission and reduced radiographic progression with combination disease modifying antirheumatic drugs in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 34:316-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Definitions of remission for rheumatoid arthritis and review of selected clinical cohorts and randomised clinical trials for the rate of remission
    H Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:S-22-8. 2006
  6. pmc Is DAS28 an appropriate tool to assess remission in rheumatoid arthritis?
    H Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Keskussairaalantie 19, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1410-3. 2005
  7. pmc Women, men, and rheumatoid arthritis: analyses of disease activity, disease characteristics, and treatments in the QUEST-RA study
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Keskussairaalantie 19, 40620 Jyvaskyla, and Medcare Oy, Hämeentie 1, 44100 Aanekoski, Finland
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Remission and rheumatoid arthritis: data on patients receiving usual care in twenty-four countries
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland, and Medcare Oy, Aänekoski, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 58:2642-51. 2008
  9. pmc Work disability remains a major problem in rheumatoid arthritis in the 2000s: data from 32 countries in the QUEST-RA study
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Keskussairaalantie 19, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R42. 2010
  10. pmc QUEST-RA: quantitative clinical assessment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis seen in standard rheumatology care in 15 countries
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Arkisto Tutkijat, Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:1491-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Frequency of remissions in early rheumatoid arthritis defined by 3 sets of criteria. a 5-year followup study
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 32:796-800. 2005
    ..To study the frequency of remission using 3 sets of criteria in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) at 5 years after the diagnosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint A new disease activity index for rheumatoid arthritis: Mean Overall Index for Rheumatoid Arthritis (MOI-RA)
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 35:1522-7. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Disease activity score 28 as an instrument to measure disease activity in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 34:1987-91. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Sustained remission and reduced radiographic progression with combination disease modifying antirheumatic drugs in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Heidi Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Rheumatol 34:316-21. 2007
    ..To study sustainability of remission and good treatment response, and the association of both with radiographic progression, in early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in the Finnish Rheumatoid Arthritis Combination Therapy trial (FIN-RACo)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Definitions of remission for rheumatoid arthritis and review of selected clinical cohorts and randomised clinical trials for the rate of remission
    H Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:S-22-8. 2006
    ..However, all available remission criteria may ignore important aspects of RA, including physical function and radiographic damage...
  6. pmc Is DAS28 an appropriate tool to assess remission in rheumatoid arthritis?
    H Makinen
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Keskussairaalantie 19, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1410-3. 2005
    ..To study which cut off point of DAS28 corresponds to fulfilment of the American Rheumatism Association (ARA) preliminary remission criteria, and clinical remission criteria in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  7. pmc Women, men, and rheumatoid arthritis: analyses of disease activity, disease characteristics, and treatments in the QUEST-RA study
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Keskussairaalantie 19, 40620 Jyvaskyla, and Medcare Oy, Hämeentie 1, 44100 Aanekoski, Finland
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R7. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Remission and rheumatoid arthritis: data on patients receiving usual care in twenty-four countries
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland, and Medcare Oy, Aänekoski, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 58:2642-51. 2008
    ..To compare the performance of different definitions of remission in a large multinational cross-sectional cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  9. pmc Work disability remains a major problem in rheumatoid arthritis in the 2000s: data from 32 countries in the QUEST-RA study
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Keskussairaalantie 19, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R42. 2010
    ..Recent reports suggest that the use of biologic agents offers potential for reduced work disability rates, but the conclusions are based on surrogate disease activity measures derived from studies primarily from Western countries...
  10. pmc QUEST-RA: quantitative clinical assessment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis seen in standard rheumatology care in 15 countries
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Arkisto Tutkijat, Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:1491-6. 2007
    ..To conduct a cross-sectional review of non-selected consecutive outpatients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) as part of standard clinical care in 15 countries for an overview of the characteristics of patients with RA...
  11. doi request reprint Drug management of early rheumatoid arthritis - 2008
    Tuulikki Sokka
    Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 23:93-102. 2009
    ..We present a historical perspective for the treatment of early RA using early RA cohorts from Finland as an example. Finally, we discuss principles of contemporary treatment of early RA in 2008...
  12. ncbi request reprint Decreased muscle strength and mobility of the neck in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and atlantoaxial disorders
    Arja Hakkinen
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1603-8. 2005
    ..To compare neck muscle strength and mobility of the cervical spine in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients with and without atlantoaxial (AA) disorders (anterior atlantoaxial subluxation [AAS], AA impaction)...