M Joukamaa

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oulu
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders and cause-specific mortality
    M Joukamaa
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Br J Psychiatry 179:498-502. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The mortality of released Finnish prisoners; a 7 year follow-up study of the WATTU project
    M Joukamaa
    Oulu University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Finland
    Forensic Sci Int 96:11-9. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and sociodemographic correlates of alexithymia in a population sample of young adults
    P Kokkonen
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Compr Psychiatry 42:471-6. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Childhood family structure and personality disorders in adulthood
    L Kantojärvi
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University, Oulu University Hospital, P O Box 26, FIN 90029 OYS, Oulu, Finland
    Eur Psychiatry 23:205-11. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and their predictors in young adulthood in Finland
    J Veijola
    University of Oulu, Department of Psychiatry, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 57:195-201. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and depression: results from the longitudinal Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort Study
    A Herva
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, PL 26, FIN 90029 OYS, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:520-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Somatizing frequent attenders in primary health care
    S Jyväsjärvi
    Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    J Psychosom Res 50:185-92. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Finnish 20-item Toronto Alexithymia Scale
    M Joukamaa
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, P.O. Box 5000, FI-90014 Oulu, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 55:123-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Deprivation of liberty in Finnish psychiatric inpatients
    Carita Tuohimäki
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Law Psychiatry 27:193-205. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A large population cohort provides normative data for investigation of temperament
    J Miettunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:150-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders and cause-specific mortality
    M Joukamaa
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Br J Psychiatry 179:498-502. 2001
    ..The impact of clinically diagnosed mental disorders on mortality in the general population has not been established. Aims To examine mental disorders for their prediction of cause-specific mortality...
  2. ncbi request reprint The mortality of released Finnish prisoners; a 7 year follow-up study of the WATTU project
    M Joukamaa
    Oulu University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Finland
    Forensic Sci Int 96:11-9. 1998
    ..The aim was to compare the mortality of released prisoners and the general population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and sociodemographic correlates of alexithymia in a population sample of young adults
    P Kokkonen
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Compr Psychiatry 42:471-6. 2001
    ..As far as we know, this was the first study to assess the prevalence of alexithymia and its associations with sociodemographic factors in a large and representative cohort sample, adjusted for psychological distress...
  4. doi request reprint Childhood family structure and personality disorders in adulthood
    L Kantojärvi
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University, Oulu University Hospital, P O Box 26, FIN 90029 OYS, Oulu, Finland
    Eur Psychiatry 23:205-11. 2008
    ..The association between childhood family structure and sociodemographic characteristics and personality disorders (PDs) in a general population sample was studied...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and their predictors in young adulthood in Finland
    J Veijola
    University of Oulu, Department of Psychiatry, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 57:195-201. 1998
    ..Especially childhood predictors of mental disorders are reviewed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and depression: results from the longitudinal Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort Study
    A Herva
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, PL 26, FIN 90029 OYS, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:520-7. 2006
    ..To examine the association between body size and depression in a longitudinal setting and to explore the connection between obesity and depression in young adults at the age of 31 years...
  7. ncbi request reprint Somatizing frequent attenders in primary health care
    S Jyväsjärvi
    Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    J Psychosom Res 50:185-92. 2001
    ..The aim of this case-control study was to investigate the association of somatization with frequent attendance in primary health care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Finnish 20-item Toronto Alexithymia Scale
    M Joukamaa
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University Hospital, P.O. Box 5000, FI-90014 Oulu, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 55:123-7. 2001
    ..The factor model also worked well with a sample of 516 students with a mean age of 24.8 years. In conclusion, the TAS-20 scale is useful in the Finnish version, too...
  9. ncbi request reprint Deprivation of liberty in Finnish psychiatric inpatients
    Carita Tuohimäki
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Law Psychiatry 27:193-205. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A large population cohort provides normative data for investigation of temperament
    J Miettunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:150-7. 2004
    ..We simultaneously compared the properties of the temperament dimensions of the Tridimensional Personality Questionnaire (TPQ) and of the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Parental separation at birth and depression in adulthood: a long-term follow-up of the Finnish Christmas Seal Home Children
    J Veijola
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Psychol Med 34:357-62. 2004
    ..Early separation of a child from the mother has been considered a risk factor for later depression. We investigated the association between very early separation and depression in adulthood in a unique dataset...
  12. ncbi request reprint The use of harmful to others-criterion for involuntary treatment in Finland
    C Tuohimäki
    Vanha Vaasa Hospital, Post Box 13, 65381 Vaasa, Vaasa, Finland
    Eur J Health Law 10:183-99. 2003
    ..Length of stay (LOS) in a psychiatric hospital did not differ between the patients determined harmful to others and the other involuntarily treated patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Inpatient treatment of mood disorders in the era of de-institutionalisation, depression awareness campaigns and development of new antidepressants
    R Kaltiala-Heino
    Tampere School of Public Health and Tampere University Hospital, 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Affect Disord 76:31-7. 2003
    ..A special interest is paid to whether de-institutionalisation at specialist level psychiatric care results in transfer of inpatient care into non-specialised institutions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Measurement of life satisfaction. Developing a life satisfaction scale
    R K Salokangas
    Department of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    Compr Gerontol B 2:69-74. 1988
    ..To further evaluate the validity and applicability of the scale, we need further studies in different types of elderly populations...