Jukka Ronkainen

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Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms and esophagitis with or without symptoms in the general adult Swedish population: a Kalixanda study report
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:275-85. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility of Helicobacter pylori strains in a random adult Swedish population
    Tom Storskrubb
    Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Helicobacter 11:224-30. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology of reflux symptoms and GORD
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Primary Health Care Center, Tornio, Finland
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 27:325-37. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Erosive esophagitis is a risk factor for Barrett's esophagus: a community-based endoscopic follow-up study
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1946-52. 2011
  5. pmc Prevalence of oesophageal eosinophils and eosinophilic oesophagitis in adults: the population-based Kalixanda study
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 56:615-20. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms and health-related quality of life in the adult general population--the Kalixanda study
    J Ronkainen
    Center for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1725-33. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Barrett's esophagus in the general population: an endoscopic study
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 129:1825-31. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Serum biomarkers provide an accurate method for diagnosis of atrophic gastritis in a general population: The Kalixanda study
    Tom Storskrubb
    Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:1448-55. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Anxiety is associated with uninvestigated and functional dyspepsia (Rome III criteria) in a Swedish population-based study
    Pertti Aro
    Care Sciences and Society, Department of Neurobiology, Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 137:94-100. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Peptic ulcer disease in a general adult population: the Kalixanda study: a random population-based study
    Pertti Aro
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1025-34. 2006

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms and esophagitis with or without symptoms in the general adult Swedish population: a Kalixanda study report
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:275-85. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of, and to identify the risk factors for gastroesophageal reflux symptoms (GERS) and erosive esophagitis (EE) in the adult population of two Swedish municipalities...
  2. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility of Helicobacter pylori strains in a random adult Swedish population
    Tom Storskrubb
    Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Helicobacter 11:224-30. 2006
    ..Information on antimicrobial susceptibility is important for selection of an optimum treatment regimen. The resistance rate in a random population has not been studied previously...
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology of reflux symptoms and GORD
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Primary Health Care Center, Tornio, Finland
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 27:325-37. 2013
    ..7%) and the US (28.8%). GORD seems to be fairly stable over time both in terms of symptoms and erosive oesophagitis, but the prevalence seems to be increasing both in Asia and in the West. ..
  4. doi request reprint Erosive esophagitis is a risk factor for Barrett's esophagus: a community-based endoscopic follow-up study
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1946-52. 2011
    ..We aimed, in a prospective follow-up study with endoscopy, to evaluate the risk of BE in a cohort from the Swedish general population (the Kalixanda Study)...
  5. pmc Prevalence of oesophageal eosinophils and eosinophilic oesophagitis in adults: the population-based Kalixanda study
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 56:615-20. 2007
    ..Eosinophilic oesophagitis may be increasing but the prevalence in the general population remains unknown. Our aim was to assess this and the presence of eosinophils in the distal oesophageal epithelium in the community...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms and health-related quality of life in the adult general population--the Kalixanda study
    J Ronkainen
    Center for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1725-33. 2006
    ..The impact of gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms on health-related quality of life in the general population is poorly characterized...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Barrett's esophagus in the general population: an endoscopic study
    Jukka Ronkainen
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 129:1825-31. 2005
    ..The prevalence of BE in the general population is uncertain because upper endoscopy is required for diagnosis. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of BE and possible associated risk factors in an adult Swedish population...
  8. doi request reprint Serum biomarkers provide an accurate method for diagnosis of atrophic gastritis in a general population: The Kalixanda study
    Tom Storskrubb
    Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:1448-55. 2008
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  9. doi request reprint Anxiety is associated with uninvestigated and functional dyspepsia (Rome III criteria) in a Swedish population-based study
    Pertti Aro
    Care Sciences and Society, Department of Neurobiology, Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 137:94-100. 2009
    ..We investigated risk factors for functional dyspepsia among the functional dyspepsia subgroups defined by the Rome III criteria...
  10. ncbi request reprint Peptic ulcer disease in a general adult population: the Kalixanda study: a random population-based study
    Pertti Aro
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1025-34. 2006
    ..pylori infection were risk factors for duodenal ulcer. Peptic ulcer disease often coexists with atypical symptoms or no symptoms at all, and idiopathic duodenal ulcer may be more common than anticipated...
  11. ncbi request reprint A negative Helicobacter pylori serology test is more reliable for exclusion of premalignant gastric conditions than a negative test for current H. pylori infection: a report on histology and H. pylori detection in the general adult population
    Tom Storskrubb
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:302-11. 2005
    ..pylori infection and associated gastric mucosal findings by means of histological survey of a random adult population...
  12. pmc Celiac disease, eosinophilic esophagitis and gastroesophageal reflux disease, an adult population-based study
    Jonas F Ludvigsson
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:808-14. 2013
    ..Celiac disease (CD) has been linked to gastroesophageal reflux disease (GORD) and eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), but population-based studies of the prevalence of CD in these conditions are lacking, that is, the aim of this study...
  13. doi request reprint Use of tobacco products and gastrointestinal morbidity: an endoscopic population-based study (the Kalixanda study)
    Pertti Aro
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, DNCSS, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:741-50. 2010
    ..Snus significantly alters the histology of the distal esophagus but does not impact on gastrointestinal symptoms or peptic ulcer disease...
  14. pmc Rationale in diagnosis and screening of atrophic gastritis with stomach-specific plasma biomarkers
    Lars Agreus
    Karolinska Institute, Center for Family and Community Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:136-47. 2012
    ..AG is the most important single risk condition for gastric cancer that often leads to an acid-free or hypochlorhydric stomach. In the present paper, we suggest a rationale for noninvasive screening of AG with stomach-specific biomarkers...
  15. doi request reprint Clinical use of proton-pump inhibitors but not H2-blockers or antacid/alginates raises the serum levels of amidated gastrin-17, pepsinogen I and pepsinogen II in a random adult population
    Lars Agreus
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 44:564-70. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of these compounds on serum levels of amidated gastrin-17 (G-17) and pepsinogens (PGI & PGII) in a large, random, adult Swedish population sample with uninfected stomach mucosa...
  16. ncbi request reprint Validation of the translation and cross-cultural adaptation into Finnish of the Abdominal Symptom Questionnaire, the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale and the Complaint Score Questionnaire
    P Aro
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 39:1201-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to validate the Finnish translations of the Abdominal Symptom Questionnaire (ASQ), the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HAD) and the Complaint Score Questionnaire (CSQ)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Valid symptom reporting at upper endoscopy in a random sample of the Swedish adult general population: the Kalixanda study
    P Aro
    Centre for Family Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 39:1280-8. 2004
    ..One concern is that the procedure may bias sampling among volunteers in a general adult population. The aim of this study was to explore whether the procedure affects symptom reporting...
  18. doi request reprint Do gastrointestinal symptoms fluctuate in the short-term perspective? The Kalixanda study
    E Bolling-Sternevald
    Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dig Dis 26:256-63. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine gastrointestinal symptom fluctuation in an random adult population using a validated questionnaire assessing gastrointestinal symptoms...
  19. pmc Body mass index and chronic unexplained gastrointestinal symptoms: an adult endoscopic population based study
    P Aro
    Center for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institiutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 54:1377-83. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Non-ulcer dyspepsia and duodenal eosinophilia: an adult endoscopic population-based case-control study
    Nicholas J Talley
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:1175-83. 2007
    ..Functional abnormalities of the duodenum have been observed in non-ulcer dyspepsia. We aimed to identify whether eosinophils in the upper gastrointestinal tract are a biomarker for non-ulcer dyspepsia...