Ville Helasoja

Summary

Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi Late response and item nonresponse in the Finbalt Health Monitor survey
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 12:117-23. 2002
  2. ncbi Trends in the magnitude of educational inequalities in health in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland during 1994-2004
    Ville Helasoja
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Public Health 120:841-53. 2006
  3. ncbi Determinants of daily smoking in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Finland in 1994-2002
    Ville V Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 34:353-62. 2006
  4. ncbi The sociodemographic patterning of health in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 16:8-20. 2006
  5. pmc The sociodemographic patterning of drinking and binge drinking in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland, 1994-2002
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    BMC Public Health 7:241. 2007
  6. ncbi Gender differences in the consumption of meat, fruit and vegetables are similar in Finland and the Baltic countries
    Ritva Prättälä
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 17:520-5. 2007
  7. ncbi 25-year trends and socio-demographic differences in response rates: Finnish adult health behaviour survey
    Hanna Tolonen
    Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute KTL, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:409-15. 2006
  8. ncbi Sociodemographic and health behaviour factors associated with obesity in adult populations in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania
    Jurate Klumbiene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Eur J Public Health 14:390-4. 2004
  9. ncbi Association between health behaviour and self-reported health in Estonia, Finland, Latvia and Lithuania
    Anu Kasmel
    University of Southern Denmark, Department of Health Promotion Research
    Eur J Public Health 14:32-6. 2004
  10. ncbi Health behaviour in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania 1994-1998. Standardized comparison
    Pekka Puska
    Department of Noncommunicable Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Public Health 13:11-7. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Late response and item nonresponse in the Finbalt Health Monitor survey
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 12:117-23. 2002
    ..In comparing the results of national surveys, the awareness of the direction and socioeconomic patterning of the response bias is essential...
  2. ncbi Trends in the magnitude of educational inequalities in health in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland during 1994-2004
    Ville Helasoja
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Public Health 120:841-53. 2006
    ..This study compared time trends from 1994 to 2004 in the pattern and magnitude of educational inequalities in health in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland...
  3. ncbi Determinants of daily smoking in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Finland in 1994-2002
    Ville V Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 34:353-62. 2006
    ..To investigate time trends in the smoking prevalence and the sociodemographic and psychosocial background of smoking in the Baltic countries in comparison with Finland during 1994-2002...
  4. ncbi The sociodemographic patterning of health in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 16:8-20. 2006
    ..This study compared associations of health with gender, age, education, level of urbanization and marital status in three Baltic countries and Finland...
  5. pmc The sociodemographic patterning of drinking and binge drinking in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland, 1994-2002
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    BMC Public Health 7:241. 2007
    ..In the future the target groups for prevention of excessive drinking should also include young and less-educated women in all four countries studied...
  6. ncbi Gender differences in the consumption of meat, fruit and vegetables are similar in Finland and the Baltic countries
    Ritva Prättälä
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 17:520-5. 2007
    ..Gender differences may be larger in the Baltic countries, which represent Eastern European transition societies than in Finland, a society characterized by the Scandinavian welfare ideology and a high degree of gender equality...
  7. ncbi 25-year trends and socio-demographic differences in response rates: Finnish adult health behaviour survey
    Hanna Tolonen
    Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute KTL, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:409-15. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Sociodemographic and health behaviour factors associated with obesity in adult populations in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania
    Jurate Klumbiene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Eur J Public Health 14:390-4. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the pattern of sociodemographic variations in the prevalence of obesity in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania. In addition, the association between obesity and selected health behaviours was examined...
  9. ncbi Association between health behaviour and self-reported health in Estonia, Finland, Latvia and Lithuania
    Anu Kasmel
    University of Southern Denmark, Department of Health Promotion Research
    Eur J Public Health 14:32-6. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi Health behaviour in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania 1994-1998. Standardized comparison
    Pekka Puska
    Department of Noncommunicable Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Public Health 13:11-7. 2003
    ..The aims of this study were to compare patterns of and trends in selected health behaviours and their socioeconomic associations in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania in the period 1994-1998...