Timo Möttönen

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Affiliation: University of Turku
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Combination DMARD therapy including corticosteroids in early rheumatoid arthritis
    T T Möttönen
    Department of Medicine, Turku University Central Hospital, Finland
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 17:S59-65. 1999
  2. pmc Early combination disease-modifying antirheumatic drug therapy and tight disease control improve long-term radiologic outcome in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis: the 11-year results of the Finnish Rheumatoid Arthritis Combination Therapy trial
    Vappu Rantalaiho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Tampere University Hospital, PO Box 2000, FI 33521 Tampere, Finland
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R122. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of combination therapy with single-drug therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis: a randomised trial. FIN-RACo trial group
    T Mottonen
    Division of Rheumatology, Turku University Central Hospital, Finland
    Lancet 353:1568-73. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Delay to institution of therapy and induction of remission using single-drug or combination-disease-modifying antirheumatic drug therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Timo Möttönen
    Department of Medicine, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 46:894-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Early suppression of disease activity is essential for maintenance of work capacity in patients with recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis: five-year experience from the FIN-RACo trial
    Kari Puolakka
    Department of Medicine, Lappeenranta Central Hospital, Valto Käkelän katu 1, Lappeenranta FIN 53130, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 52:36-41. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Infliximab for 6 months added on combination therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis: 2-year results from an investigator-initiated, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study (the NEO-RACo Study)
    Marjatta Leirisalo-Repo
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:851-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Willingness to pay for improvement of physical function among rheumatoid arthritis patients as measured by Health Assessment Questionnaire
    Risto Tuominen
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, 20014, Turku, Finland
    Rheumatol Int 31:347-52. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Relative importance of the functional abilities comprising Health Assessment Questionnaire Disability Index among rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Risto Tuominen
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, 20014, Turku, Finland
    Rheumatol Int 30:1477-82. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of positron emission tomography with methyl-11C-choline and 2-18F-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose in comparison with magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of inflammatory proliferation of synovium
    Anne Roivainen
    Turku Positron Emission Tomography Centre, Turku, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 48:3077-84. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased serum soluble transferrin receptor concentration detects subclinical iron deficiency in healthy adolescent girls
    Timo I Takala
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:203-8. 2003

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Combination DMARD therapy including corticosteroids in early rheumatoid arthritis
    T T Möttönen
    Department of Medicine, Turku University Central Hospital, Finland
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 17:S59-65. 1999
    ..Although still preliminary, these results should encourage the rheumatological community to treat selected RA patients with DMARD combinations from the very start...
  2. pmc Early combination disease-modifying antirheumatic drug therapy and tight disease control improve long-term radiologic outcome in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis: the 11-year results of the Finnish Rheumatoid Arthritis Combination Therapy trial
    Vappu Rantalaiho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Tampere University Hospital, PO Box 2000, FI 33521 Tampere, Finland
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R122. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the radiologic progression beyond that time in patients with early RA initially treated with a combination of three disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) or a single DMARD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of combination therapy with single-drug therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis: a randomised trial. FIN-RACo trial group
    T Mottonen
    Division of Rheumatology, Turku University Central Hospital, Finland
    Lancet 353:1568-73. 1999
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Delay to institution of therapy and induction of remission using single-drug or combination-disease-modifying antirheumatic drug therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Timo Möttönen
    Department of Medicine, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 46:894-8. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Early suppression of disease activity is essential for maintenance of work capacity in patients with recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis: five-year experience from the FIN-RACo trial
    Kari Puolakka
    Department of Medicine, Lappeenranta Central Hospital, Valto Käkelän katu 1, Lappeenranta FIN 53130, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 52:36-41. 2005
    ..To explore the impact of an early treatment response on maintenance of work capacity in patients with early, active rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  6. doi request reprint Infliximab for 6 months added on combination therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis: 2-year results from an investigator-initiated, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study (the NEO-RACo Study)
    Marjatta Leirisalo-Repo
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:851-7. 2013
    ..A study was undertaken to determine whether infliximab (INFL) added to intensified FIN-RACo treatment for the initial 6 months improves the 2-year outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Willingness to pay for improvement of physical function among rheumatoid arthritis patients as measured by Health Assessment Questionnaire
    Risto Tuominen
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, 20014, Turku, Finland
    Rheumatol Int 31:347-52. 2011
    ..In conclusion, monetary value is a concrete way of portraying subjective valuation. WTP method is suitable for assessing functional deficits of rheumatoid arthritis...
  8. doi request reprint Relative importance of the functional abilities comprising Health Assessment Questionnaire Disability Index among rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Risto Tuominen
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, 20014, Turku, Finland
    Rheumatol Int 30:1477-82. 2010
    ..Assessment of RA patients' functional status would benefit from further development of measures by giving relative weights from patients' perspective to those functional abilities which are used for index computations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of positron emission tomography with methyl-11C-choline and 2-18F-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose in comparison with magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of inflammatory proliferation of synovium
    Anne Roivainen
    Turku Positron Emission Tomography Centre, Turku, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 48:3077-84. 2003
    ..To compare positron emission tomography (PET) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the evaluation of inflammatory proliferation of synovium...
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased serum soluble transferrin receptor concentration detects subclinical iron deficiency in healthy adolescent girls
    Timo I Takala
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:203-8. 2003
    ..We suggest that soluble transferrin receptor concentrations above 2.4 mg/l indicate clinically relevant iron deficiency in adolescents...
  11. doi request reprint Perceived functional disabilities among rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Risto Tuominen
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, 20014, Turku, Finland
    Rheumatol Int 30:643-9. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the studied functional measures ought to be weighted according to the relative influence of each function to the patients...
  12. doi request reprint Correlation of 18F-FDG PET/CT assessments with disease activity and markers of inflammation in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis following the initiation of combination therapy with triple oral antirheumatic drugs
    Anne Roivainen
    Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20521, Turku, Finland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 40:403-10. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the potential of functional imaging to monitor disease activity and response to treatment with disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD) in DMARD-naive patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bacterial components in the synovial tissue of patients with advanced rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis: analysis with gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and pan-bacterial polymerase chain reaction
    Tong Chen
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Turku University, Turku, Finland
    Arthritis Rheum 49:328-34. 2003
    ..To study the presence of bacterial components in the synovial tissue (ST) of patients with advanced rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...