University of Tampere

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Organization: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

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  1. doi DNA copy number analysis on tissue microarrays
    Anne Kallioniemi
    Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere and Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Methods Mol Biol 664:127-34. 2010
  2. doi Seeing direct and averted gaze activates the approach-avoidance motivational brain systems
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, FIN 33014, Finland
    Neuropsychologia 46:2423-30. 2008
  3. pmc Adolescents' health and health behaviour as predictors of injury death. A prospective cohort follow-up of 652,530 person-years
    Ville M Mattila
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, 33014 Tampere, Finland
    BMC Public Health 8:90. 2008
  4. doi Psychosocial functioning needs attention in adolescent eating disorders
    Jaana Ruuska
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 61:452-8. 2007
  5. ncbi Deficits in facial affect recognition in unaffected siblings of Xhosa schizophrenia patients: evidence for a neurocognitive endophenotype
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Schizophr Res 99:270-3. 2008
  6. pmc Detection of enteroviruses in the intestine of type 1 diabetic patients
    M Oikarinen
    Department of Virology, Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Clin Exp Immunol 151:71-5. 2008
  7. pmc Allergic sensitization and microbial load--a comparison between Finland and Russian Karelia
    T Seiskari
    Department of Virology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Clin Exp Immunol 148:47-52. 2007
  8. ncbi Face- and gaze-sensitive neural responses in children with autism: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2679-90. 2006
  9. ncbi Association of the IL6-174(G/C) polymorphism with C-reactive protein concentration after weight loss in obese men
    Carita Eklund
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Tampere Medical School, FI 33014 Tampere, Finland
    Eur Cytokine Netw 17:131-5. 2006
  10. ncbi The importance of understanding the local context: women's perceptions and knowledge concerning malaria in pregnancy in rural Malawi
    Annika Launiala
    School of Public Health, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Acta Trop 98:111-7. 2006

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  1. doi DNA copy number analysis on tissue microarrays
    Anne Kallioniemi
    Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere and Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Methods Mol Biol 664:127-34. 2010
    ..Despite of the technical difficulties, FISH analysis on TMA has been successfully used not only to uncover genetic alterations in various malignancies but to also rapidly establish the clinical significance of such changes...
  2. doi Seeing direct and averted gaze activates the approach-avoidance motivational brain systems
    Jari K Hietanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, FIN 33014, Finland
    Neuropsychologia 46:2423-30. 2008
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  3. pmc Adolescents' health and health behaviour as predictors of injury death. A prospective cohort follow-up of 652,530 person-years
    Ville M Mattila
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, 33014 Tampere, Finland
    BMC Public Health 8:90. 2008
    ..Injuries represent an important cause of mortality among young adults. Longitudinal studies on risk factors are scarce. We studied associations between adolescents' perceived health and health behaviour and injury death...
  4. doi Psychosocial functioning needs attention in adolescent eating disorders
    Jaana Ruuska
    Medical School, University of Tampere, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 61:452-8. 2007
    ..Longer duration of illness predicted best impaired working ability. In adolescent EDs, psychosocial functioning is markedly impaired. We emphasize the importance of evaluating psychosocial functioning at the very onset of ED...
  5. ncbi Deficits in facial affect recognition in unaffected siblings of Xhosa schizophrenia patients: evidence for a neurocognitive endophenotype
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Schizophr Res 99:270-3. 2008
    ..These results suggest that deficits in the processing negative affect from social cues are transmitted in families and may represent a heritable endophenotype of schizophrenia...
  6. pmc Detection of enteroviruses in the intestine of type 1 diabetic patients
    M Oikarinen
    Department of Virology, Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Clin Exp Immunol 151:71-5. 2008
    ..This observation opens new avenues for further studies on the possible role of enteroviruses in human type 1 diabetes...
  7. pmc Allergic sensitization and microbial load--a comparison between Finland and Russian Karelia
    T Seiskari
    Department of Virology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Clin Exp Immunol 148:47-52. 2007
    ..Enterovirus infections represent a new candidate to the list of markers of such a protective environment. However, possible causal relationship needs to be confirmed in further studies...
  8. ncbi Face- and gaze-sensitive neural responses in children with autism: a magnetoencephalographic study
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2679-90. 2006
    ..There is also a possibility that other categories of object may be processed in an unusual way. The inter-relationships between these findings remain to be elucidated...
  9. ncbi Association of the IL6-174(G/C) polymorphism with C-reactive protein concentration after weight loss in obese men
    Carita Eklund
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Tampere Medical School, FI 33014 Tampere, Finland
    Eur Cytokine Netw 17:131-5. 2006
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  10. ncbi The importance of understanding the local context: women's perceptions and knowledge concerning malaria in pregnancy in rural Malawi
    Annika Launiala
    School of Public Health, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Acta Trop 98:111-7. 2006
    ..A socio-cultural understanding of the implementation context is prerequisite for planning meaningful programmes for the pregnant women in rural Africa...
  11. ncbi Nocturia and obesity: a population-based study in Finland
    Kari A O Tikkinen
    Department of Urology, Tampere University Hospital and Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1003-11. 2006
    ..5% for women, corresponding to an 8.5% increase in the crude prevalence of nocturia in men and a 13.9% increase in women. The authors conclude that obesity is associated with increased nocturia, more strongly among women than among men...
  12. pmc Risk factors for traumatic and non-traumatic lower limb pain among preadolescents: a population-based study of Finnish schoolchildren
    Ashraf El-Metwally
    Tampere School of Public Health, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:3. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to assess factors associated with lower extremity pain and its impact on preadolescents in a population-based cohort...
  13. ncbi Vocal symptoms among teachers with and without voice education
    Irma Ilomaki
    Department of Speech Communication and Voice Research, University of Tampere, Finland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 30:171-4. 2005
    ..Speech training seems to protect male teachers from vocal problems better than female teachers. Short-term training may lead to increased awareness of vocal symptoms, which can be helpful in voice protection...
  14. ncbi Secular trends in rates of unintentional injury deaths among adult Finns
    Pekka Kannus
    Accident and Trauma Research Center, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, P O Box 30, FIN 33501 Tampere, Finland
    Injury 36:1273-6. 2005
    ..The rising incidence of women's deaths due to alcohol poisoning needs close follow-up...
  15. doi Mechanisms of ethanol-induced degeneration in the developing, mature, and aging cerebellum
    Pia Jaatinen
    Medical School and Tampere University Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Cerebellum 7:332-47. 2008
    ..These special instances will be discussed along with the general mechanisms of ethanol-induced cerebellar degeneration...
  16. doi Distribution of lipid nanocapsules in different cochlear cell populations after round window membrane permeation
    Jing Zou
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Tampere, School of Medicine, 33520 Tampere, Finland
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 87:10-8. 2008
    ..Nuclear localization was detected in the spiral ganglion, though infrequently. These results suggest that LNCs are potential vectors for drug delivery into the spiral ganglion cells, nerve fibers, hair cells, and spiral ligament...
  17. doi A novel DXA-based hip failure index captures hip fragility independent of BMD
    H Sievanen
    Bone Research Group, UKK Institute, Tampere, Finland
    J Clin Densitom 11:367-72. 2008
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  18. doi Anterior cruciate ligament graft fixation--a myth busted?
    Teppo L N Järvinen
    Department of Surgery and Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Arthroscopy 26:681-4. 2010
    ..More importantly, no matter how sophisticated or fascinating their methodology, preclinical studies do not relieve us from the necessity and duty of proving our theories, whenever possible, with randomized controlled trials...
  19. doi Prostate cancer and PSA among statin users in the Finnish prostate cancer screening trial
    Teemu J Murtola
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Tampere, School of Public Health, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Cancer 127:1650-9. 2010
    ..Cholesterol-lowering with statins seems beneficial for prostate cancer prevention...
  20. doi Encounters with unemployment in occupational health care: Nurses' constructions of clients without work
    Katri Romppainen
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, P O Box 607, 33014 Tampere, Finland
    Soc Sci Med 70:605-8. 2010
    ..In conclusion, we stress the complexity of providing health services that can match the increasing diversity of contemporary labour market trajectories...
  21. doi Adenosine receptor agonists affect taurine release from mouse brain stem slices in ischemia
    Pirjo Saransaari
    Tampere Brain Research Center, Medical School, 33014, University of Tampere, Finland
    Amino Acids 38:1387-93. 2010
    ..In this case elevated levels of taurine could be beneficial, protecting against hyperexcitation and excitotoxicity...
  22. doi Effect of family history on the incidence of varicose veins: a population-based follow-up study in Finland
    Tiina M Ahti
    Tampere School of Public Health, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Angiology 60:487-91. 2009
    ..8; 95% confidence interval, 1.1-2.8) and men 1.4 (95% confidence interval, 0.7-2.6). There is likely to be a hereditary component of varicose veins, but it is substantially less than usually proposed in literature...
  23. doi Telephone intervention and quality of life in patients with breast cancer
    Päivi Salonen
    Department of Psychiatry, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Cancer Nurs 32:177-90; quiz 191-2. 2009
    ..These results may help in discussing QOL issues and should be considered when planning and implementing interventions for patients with breast cancer...
  24. pmc Facial muscle activity, Response Entropy, and State Entropy indices during noxious stimuli in propofol-nitrous oxide or propofol-nitrous oxide-remifentanil anaesthesia without neuromuscular block
    A J Aho
    Department of Anaesthesia, Tampere University Hospital, PO Box 2000, 33521 Tampere, Finland
    Br J Anaesth 102:227-33. 2009
    ..RE is calculated at 0.8-47 Hz, consisting of both EEG and facial EMG. RE-SE difference (RE-SE) can indicate EMG, reflecting nociception. We studied RE-SE and EMG in patients anaesthetized without neuromuscular blockers...
  25. doi Complement factor H 402His variant confers an increased mortality risk in Finnish nonagenarians: the Vitality 90+ study
    Juulia Jylhävä
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Medical School, University of Tampere, FIN 33014 Tampere, Finland
    Exp Gerontol 44:297-9. 2009
    ..016). We propose that the increased mortality is inflammation-related and mediated by aberrant complement regulation by the CFH 402His variant...
  26. doi Biochemical characterization of CA IX, one of the most active carbonic anhydrase isozymes
    Mika Hilvo
    Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere and Tampere University Hospital, FI 33014 Tampere, Finland
    J Biol Chem 283:27799-809. 2008
    ..This study provides novel information on the biochemical properties of CA IX and may help characterize the various cellular and pathophysiological processes in which this unique enzyme is involved...
  27. doi Eight-year-old children with high cardiorespiratory fitness have lower overall and abdominal fatness
    Sari Stigman
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, PO Box 30, Tampere FI 33501, Finland
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:98-105. 2009
    ..2) To determine whether children with high CRF have lower WC, overall and abdominal fatness within the same body mass index (BMI) category compared with those with low CRF...
  28. doi Statins and prostate cancer prevention: where we are now, and future directions
    Teemu J Murtola
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 5:376-87. 2008
    ..In this Review we discuss the current knowledge on the use of statins to prevent prostate cancer. We will also look at future directions for clinical research on this topic...
  29. doi European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases/European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition evidence-based recommendations for rotavirus vaccination in Europe: executive summary
    Timo Vesikari
    Vaccine Research Centre, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:615-8. 2008
  30. doi Mortality of Finnish acute psychiatric hospital patients
    Heidi Honkonen
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, 33014, Tampere, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:660-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the overall mortality in acute psychiatric hospital patients covering all diagnostic groups, with special emphasis on substance abuse...
  31. ncbi Factors predicting dynamic balance and quality of life in home-dwelling elderly women
    S Karinkanta
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Gerontology 51:116-21. 2005
    ..Proper balance seems to be a critical factor in terms of fall prevention among the elderly...
  32. ncbi Effects of two-month vocal exercising with and without spectral biofeedback on student actors' speaking voice
    Anne Maria Laukkanen
    Department of Speech Communication and Voice Research, University of Tampere, Finland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 29:66-76. 2004
    ..Voice quality improved in both groups. Visual feedback seems to add some efficacy in voice training. However, there is a danger of hyperfunctional voice production if other sensory feedback is neglected...
  33. ncbi Peptic ulcer in the very old patients
    L Seinelä
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Gerontology 46:271-5. 2000
    ..To describe the clinical features of peptic ulcer in patients aged 80 years or over...
  34. ncbi How to develop local physical activity promotion programmes with national support: the Finnish experience
    I Vuori
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Patient Educ Couns 33:S111-9. 1998
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  35. ncbi Clinical implications of the didelphic uterus: long-term follow-up of 49 cases
    P K Heinonen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Tampere, and Tampere University Hospital, P O Box 607, FIN 33101, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 91:183-90. 2000
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate reproductive performance of women with didelphic uterus and to consider possible long-term consequences associated with this uterine anomaly...
  36. ncbi Human caliciviruses in acute gastroenteritis of young children in the community
    X L Pang
    Department of Virology and Pediatrics, University of Tampere Medical School, Tampere, Finland
    J Infect Dis 181:S288-94. 2000
    ..As a group, human caliciviruses are common causative agents of gastroenteritis in children <2 years of age in Finland, and, of these, NLVs cause more severe disease than SLVs...
  37. ncbi Why do postmenopausal women discontinue hormone replacement therapy?
    T Vihtamaki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital of Tampere, Finland
    Maturitas 33:99-105. 1999
    ..To study the prevalence and acceptance of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in the Finnish population and to ascertain the factors leading to premature discontinuation of HRT...
  38. pmc Immunochemical characterization and taxonomic evaluation of the O polysaccharides of the lipopolysaccharides of Pseudomonas syringae serogroup O1 strains
    V V Ovod
    Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Bacteriol 181:6937-47. 1999
    ..A possible role for the LPS of P. syringae and related pseudomonads as a phylogenetic marker is discussed...
  39. ncbi Analysis of estrogen receptor dinucleotide polymorphism by capillary gel electrophoresis with a population genetic study in 180 Finns
    T A Kunnas
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Hum Hered 49:142-5. 1999
    ..The overall distribution of alleles seemed to be similar to that found among Italian and Japanese populations...
  40. ncbi Molecular genetics of prostate cancer
    T Visakorpi
    Laboratory of Cancer Genetics, Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere and Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Ann Chir Gynaecol 88:11-6. 1999
    ..The identification of those genes should be the utmost goal of basic research of prostate cancer, today...
  41. ncbi Family health in everyday life: a qualitative study on well-being in families with children
    P Astedt-Kurki
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Adv Nurs 29:704-11. 1999
    ..More research is needed on the concepts of family health and on how those concepts are applied to practice in different health care sectors and in education...
  42. ncbi Antibodies in relation to gluten intake
    M Maki
    Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Dig Dis 16:330-2. 1998
    ..However, slight dietary transgressions and minor mucosal damages cannot always be revealed with the serological tests. Therefore, small-bowel mucosal biopsy remains the most sensitive method to monitor the effect of a gluten-free diet...
  43. ncbi Modulation of human auditory information processing by emotional visual stimuli
    V Surakka
    University of Tampere, Department of Psychology, P O Box 607, FIN 33101, Tampere, Finland
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 7:159-63. 1998
    ..We suggest that visual emotional information of high positive valence and low arousal is a signal of nonthreatening and nonappetitive environment. This kind of environment probably reduces the need for auditory change detection...
  44. ncbi Localization of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 receptor (VDR) expression in human prostate
    M Kivineva
    Graduate School of Steroid Research, Department of Anatomy, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 66:121-7. 1998
    ..This suggests that effects of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 are mediated through VDR in these cells. Moreover our result indicates that there are strong variations in VDR expression between prostatic samples...
  45. ncbi Use of myoblasts in assaying the osteoinductivity of bone morphogenetic proteins
    L Jortikka
    Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Life Sci 62:2359-68. 1998
    ..Considerable saving of time, BMP and experimental animals can be achieved using cell culture conditions for the determination of bone-forming activity...
  46. ncbi Neck or shoulder pain and low back pain in Finnish adolescents
    A Vikat
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 28:164-73. 2000
    ..The strong association of psychosomatic symptoms with NSP and LBP suggests that the latter two pain states could be more psychosomatic than nociceptive in character...
  47. ncbi Chlamydia pneumoniae does not increase atherosclerosis in the aortic root of apolipoprotein E-deficient mice
    K Aalto-Setala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:578-84. 2001
    ..We conclude that under the experimental conditions used, C pneumoniae infection does not accelerate atherogenic changes in the aortic root of apoE-deficient mice...
  48. ncbi Dose response between total volume of physical activity and health and fitness
    P Oja
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:S428-37; discussion S452-3. 2001
    ..Studies published in 1990s were evaluated for the possible dose response between the total volume of physical activity and the fitness and health outcomes, and for the characteristics of the dose response relations...
  49. pmc Effect of hysterectomy on incidence trends of endometrial and cervical cancer in Finland 1953-2010
    R Luoto
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, FIN 33014 Finland
    Br J Cancer 90:1756-9. 2004
    ..Correction factors for such cancer sites are recommended for regular use. The levelling-off of the incidence of endometrial cancer appears to be an artefact caused by the increasing prevalence of hysterectomy...
  50. ncbi Effect of life-style factors on incidence of erectile dysfunction
    R Shiri
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Impot Res 16:389-94. 2004
    ..3, 95% CI: 0.8-2.1), but no effect was observed among past smokers. Our results indicate that sociodemographic and life-style factors, except age and obesity, have little influence on ED...
  51. ncbi [Inherited urea cycle disorders in Finland]
    Anna Siitonen
    TAYS n lastenklinikka PL 2000, 33521 Tampere
    Duodecim 120:61-70. 2004
  52. ncbi Health inequalities in the workforce: the labour market core-periphery structure
    P Virtanen
    University of Tampere, Medical School, Finland
    Int J Epidemiol 32:1015-21. 2003
    ..To explore health inequalities between six labour market groups ranging from permanent employees to the long-term unemployed receiving minimum daily allowance...
  53. pmc TGF-beta induces the expression of SAP30L, a novel nuclear protein
    Katri Lindfors
    Paediatric Research Centre, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Genomics 4:53. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to identify novel genes whose products would play a role in this TGF-beta-induced differentiation...
  54. ncbi Dairy products, meat and sports performance
    Mikael Fogelholm
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Sports Med 33:615-31. 2003
    ..Increased calcium intake in athletes with hormonal and menstrual disturbances could theoretically help in maintaining bone status; however, no data are available. A diet with meat may help in maintaining adequate iron stores...
  55. ncbi HER-2/neu and topoisomerase IIalpha in breast cancer
    Tero A H Järvinen
    Institute of Medical Technology, University of Tampere and Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 78:299-311. 2003
    ..Thus, the clinical and therapeutic importance of the HER-2 and topoisomerase IIalpha status to breast cancer management should only increase in the next few years...
  56. ncbi The synaptosomal membrane bound ATPase as a target for the neurotoxic effects of pyrethroids, permethrin and cypermethrin
    Irma Kakko
    Medical School, 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Chemosphere 51:475-80. 2003
    ..The activity of total ATPase was almost entirely lost in the concentrations of 100 microM of permethrin and cypermethrin. The results support the idea that membrane ATPases are one target of the neurotoxic effect of pyrethroid compounds...
  57. ncbi [Pathophysiology of overuse tendon injury]
    P Kannus
    Department of Surgery and Institute of Medical Technology, Tampere University Medical School and University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Radiologe 42:766-70. 2002
    ..The exact interaction of these factors cannot be explained entirely at the moment. Further studies will be necessary in order to get more information...
  58. ncbi G protein-coupled receptor 30 is critical for a progestin-induced growth inhibition in MCF-7 breast cancer cells
    Tytti M Ahola
    Department of Cell Biology, Medical School, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Endocrinology 143:3376-84. 2002
    ..These data suggest that the orphan receptor, GPR30, is important for the inhibitory effect of progestin on growth...
  59. ncbi Lack of association between an estrogen receptor 1 gene polymorphism and Parkinson's disease with dementia
    K M Mattila
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Centre for Laboratory Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Acta Neurol Scand 106:128-30. 2002
    ..To test for an association between an estrogen receptor 1 (ESR1) gene polymorphism and Parkinson's disease with dementia (PDD) in Finnish subjects...
  60. ncbi Gender differences and fears in patients awaiting coronary artery bypass grafting
    M Koivula
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Clin Nurs 10:538-49. 2001
    ..Nursing interventions could be developed to meet the different needs for information and support, especially among women but also among men, to relieve their fears during the wait for coronary artery bypass grafting...
  61. ncbi Importance of humour to client--nurse relationships and clients' well-being
    P Astedt-Kurki
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    Int J Nurs Pract 7:119-25. 2001
    ..In the nurse-client relationship, humour enabled the client to communicate criticism or to express themselves. Nurses can alleviate clients' anxieties through humour, and humour can help nurses to cope...
  62. ncbi Gene therapy of single-gene disorders: preface to the special section
    K Aalto-Setala
    Department of Medicine, University of Tampere, Finland
    Ann Med 29:549-51. 1997
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