Elise Kosunen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Do young women have specific problems in contraceptive use and counselling?
    E Kosunen
    University of Tampere, Medical School, Department of General Practice, Finland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 83:15-20. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk-taking sexual behaviour and self-reported depression in middle adolescence--a school-based survey
    E Kosunen
    Medical School, Department of General Practice, University of Tampere, Finland
    Child Care Health Dev 29:337-44. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Teenage pregnancies and abortions in Finland in the 1990s
    Elise A L Kosunen
    Department of General Practice, University of Tampere, Medical School, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 30:300-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint [Sexuality and the life cycle]
    Elise Kosunen
    Lääketieteen laitos 33014 Tampereen yliopisto
    Duodecim 119:209-16. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Sexuality in medical education]
    Elise Kosunen
    Lääketieteen laitos 33014 Tampereen yliopisto
    Duodecim 119:207-8. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Adolescent sexual behavior during periods of increase and decrease in the abortion rate
    Kobra Falah-Hassani
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Obstet Gynecol 114:79-86. 2009
  7. pmc Initiation of postpartum contraception: a survey among health centre physicians and nurses in Finland
    Tuire Sannisto
    Medical School, Department of General Practice, University of Tampere, and Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Centre of General Practice, Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:244-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Sexual behavior and drinking style among teenagers: a population-based study in Finland
    Hanna M Lavikainen
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Health Promot Int 24:108-19. 2009
  9. pmc Risk-taking behaviour is more frequent in teenage girls with multiple sexual partners
    Marjo Kuortti
    Adolescent Clinic, The Tampere City Health Centre, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:47-52. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Provision of contraception: a survey among primary care physicians in Finland
    Tuire Sannisto
    Department of General Practice, Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:636-45. 2010

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Do young women have specific problems in contraceptive use and counselling?
    E Kosunen
    University of Tampere, Medical School, Department of General Practice, Finland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 83:15-20. 1999
    ..To find out if young women have specific problems with the use of contraception or contraceptive services...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk-taking sexual behaviour and self-reported depression in middle adolescence--a school-based survey
    E Kosunen
    Medical School, Department of General Practice, University of Tampere, Finland
    Child Care Health Dev 29:337-44. 2003
    ..Early sexual activity has been widely studied in the context of pregnancies, substance use and antisocial behaviour, but the aspects of psychosexual health have received less attention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Teenage pregnancies and abortions in Finland in the 1990s
    Elise A L Kosunen
    Department of General Practice, University of Tampere, Medical School, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 30:300-5. 2002
    ..This study analyses trends and regional variation in teenage pregnancy, abortion, and fertility rates in Finland in the 1990s, by single-year age group...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Sexuality and the life cycle]
    Elise Kosunen
    Lääketieteen laitos 33014 Tampereen yliopisto
    Duodecim 119:209-16. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Sexuality in medical education]
    Elise Kosunen
    Lääketieteen laitos 33014 Tampereen yliopisto
    Duodecim 119:207-8. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Adolescent sexual behavior during periods of increase and decrease in the abortion rate
    Kobra Falah-Hassani
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Obstet Gynecol 114:79-86. 2009
    ..To study changes in adolescent sexual behavior in periods of increase (1994-2000) and decrease (2001-2007) in the abortion rate...
  7. pmc Initiation of postpartum contraception: a survey among health centre physicians and nurses in Finland
    Tuire Sannisto
    Medical School, Department of General Practice, University of Tampere, and Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Centre of General Practice, Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:244-9. 2009
    ..To examine self-reported professional practices of postpartum contraceptive counselling at Finnish community health centres...
  8. doi request reprint Sexual behavior and drinking style among teenagers: a population-based study in Finland
    Hanna M Lavikainen
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Health Promot Int 24:108-19. 2009
    ..Thus, it could be effective to combine both alcohol education and sex education, including contraceptive counseling, in early adolescence...
  9. pmc Risk-taking behaviour is more frequent in teenage girls with multiple sexual partners
    Marjo Kuortti
    Adolescent Clinic, The Tampere City Health Centre, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 27:47-52. 2009
    ..To investigate associations between sexual behaviour and risk-taking health behaviour among adolescent females in our changing sexual culture...
  10. doi request reprint Provision of contraception: a survey among primary care physicians in Finland
    Tuire Sannisto
    Department of General Practice, Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:636-45. 2010
    ..To investigate self-reported practices of contraceptive provision among primary care physicians...
  11. pmc Emergency contraception among Finnish adolescents: awareness, use and the effect of non-prescription status
    Kobra Falah-Hassani
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Public Health 7:201. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate awareness and use of EC among Finnish girls aged 12-18 years in 1999-2003, and to assess the effect of the 2002 non-prescription status on the use...
  12. ncbi request reprint The use of oral contraceptives among Finnish teenagers from 1981 to 2003
    Kobra Falah Hassani
    Tampere School of Public Health, Tampere, Finland
    J Adolesc Health 39:649-55. 2006
    ..The teenage abortion rate has increased in Finland since 1995, after a long-term decrease. We studied changes in the use of oral contraceptives (OC) among 14-18-year-old Finnish girls from 1981 to 2003...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Abortion rate among students are increasing]
    Elise Kosunen
    Tampereen yliopiston lääketieteen laitos
    Duodecim 121:2253-4. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Pubertal timing, sexual behaviour and self-reported depression in middle adolescence
    Riittakerttu Kaltiala-Heino
    Psychiatric Treatment and Research Unit for Adolescent Intensive Care, Tampere University Hospital, Box 607, 33101 Tampere, Finland
    J Adolesc 26:531-45. 2003
    ..Early puberty is a risk factor for self-reported depression. Intimate sexual relationships in middle adolescent are likely to indicate problems in adolescent development rather than successful adolescent passage...
  15. doi request reprint Promotion of adolescent sexual health in primary care: survey in Finnish health centres
    Tuire Sannisto
    Department of General Practice, Medical School, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 14:27-38. 2009
    ..To describe adolescent sexual health services in primary care in Finland, focusing on services for contraceptive counselling, sexually transmitted infections and abortion...
  16. doi request reprint The use of the vaginal ring and transdermal patch among adolescent girls in Finland
    Kobra Falah-Hassani
    University of Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 15:31-4. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the use of the vaginal ring and that of the transdermal patch and to compare these with the use of oral contraceptives (OCs) and emergency contraception in adolescent girls residing in Finland...
  17. ncbi request reprint Anticipated acceptance of HPV vaccination at the baseline of implementation: a survey of parental and adolescent knowledge and attitudes in Finland
    Sarah C Woodhall
    University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Adolesc Health 40:466-9. 2007
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  18. doi request reprint Quality of the contraceptive service structure: a pilot study in Finnish health centre organisations
    Tuire Sannisto
    Medical School, Department of General Practice, University of Tampere, Tampere, and Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Centre of General Practice, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 15:243-54. 2010
    ..To evaluate the quality of the contraceptive service structure in health centre organisations (HCOs) in western Finland and to establish whether the characteristics of the HCOs are associated with the quality measured...
  19. ncbi request reprint Teenage contraceptive use in Iceland: a gender perspective
    Soley S Bender
    Faculty of Nursing, Univeresity of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Public Health Nurs 22:17-26. 2005
    ..Preventive strategies must primarily target those teenagers who start sexual debut early, are not in a steady relationship, and are not receiving parental support...
  20. ncbi request reprint Attitudes to terminal patients' unorthodox therapy: Finnish doctors' responses to a case scenario
    Heikki Hinkka
    Kangasala Health Center, Herttualantie 28, 36200 Kangasala, Finland
    Support Care Cancer 12:132-6. 2004
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Risk of postpartum induced abortion in Finland: a register-based study
    Byandres Vikat
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:84-90. 2002
    ..Half of Finnish abortion patients already have children, and one in 10 pregnancies ending in abortions started within 12 months of a birth. Thus, many women may not practice contraception effectively during the postpartum period...
  22. ncbi request reprint Trends in teenage fertility, abortion, and pregnancy rates in Iceland compared with other Nordic countries, 1976-99
    Sóley Bender
    Faculties of Nursing, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:38-47. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint General practitioners' attitudes and ethical decisions in end-of-life care after a year of interactive Internet-based training
    Heikki Hinkka
    Kangasala Health Center, Finland
    J Cancer Educ 17:12-8. 2002
    ..A one-year Internet-mediated education project was arranged for general practitioners in Finland to provide postgraduate education in PC...