Eeva K Salminen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turku
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Castration of prostate cancer patients and cognition]
    Raija Portin
    Duodecim 121:1784-5. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Opioids in pain management of mesothelioma and lung cancer patients
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Acta Oncol 52:30-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Unmet needs in information flow between breast cancer patients, their spouses, and physicians
    E Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Finland University of Turku, POB 52, 20510 Turku, Finland
    Support Care Cancer 12:663-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in the use of androgen deprivation in prostate cancer
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Acta Oncol 43:382-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations between serum testosterone fall and cognitive function in prostate cancer patients
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Clin Cancer Res 10:7575-82. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Estradiol and cognition during androgen deprivation in men with prostate carcinoma
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Cancer 103:1381-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased proliferation activity measured by immunoreactive Ki67 is associated with survival improvement in rectal/recto sigmoid cancer
    Eeva Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, POB 52, Fin 20510 Turku, Finland
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3245-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase 5b (TRACP 5b) as a marker of skeletal changes in prostate cancer
    Eeva Salminen
    Department of Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Acta Oncol 44:742-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint [Hematuria of a young man]
    Eeva Salminen
    TY ja TYKS n syöpätautien klinikka, Turku
    Duodecim 122:185-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of radiotherapy in the risk of esophageal cancer as subsequent primary cancer after breast cancer
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:699-704. 2006

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint [Castration of prostate cancer patients and cognition]
    Raija Portin
    Duodecim 121:1784-5. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Opioids in pain management of mesothelioma and lung cancer patients
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Acta Oncol 52:30-7. 2013
    ..Lung cancer and mesothelioma are malignant tumors with generally dismal prognosis and therefore palliative pain treatment constitutes a challenge for the clinician...
  3. ncbi request reprint Unmet needs in information flow between breast cancer patients, their spouses, and physicians
    E Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Finland University of Turku, POB 52, 20510 Turku, Finland
    Support Care Cancer 12:663-8. 2004
    ..The patients were mostly satisfied with participation in decision making, but they expressed unsatisfactory needs on information during early years of breast cancer. Similarly, their spouses were not content with available information...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in the use of androgen deprivation in prostate cancer
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Acta Oncol 43:382-7. 2004
    ..For intervention, the recommended PSA border values ranged from 0.5 to > 100 ng/mL. More research is needed focusing on criteria and timing of AD in the treatment of prostate cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations between serum testosterone fall and cognitive function in prostate cancer patients
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Clin Cancer Res 10:7575-82. 2004
    ..Documentation of cognitive performance with changes in serum testosterone levels has substantial implications for informed patient support in prostate cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Estradiol and cognition during androgen deprivation in men with prostate carcinoma
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Cancer 103:1381-7. 2005
    ..This prospective study investigated the association of androgen deprivation-induced estradiol decline with cognition in prostate carcinoma...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased proliferation activity measured by immunoreactive Ki67 is associated with survival improvement in rectal/recto sigmoid cancer
    Eeva Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, POB 52, Fin 20510 Turku, Finland
    World J Gastroenterol 11:3245-9. 2005
    ..To assess the expression of Ki67 as prognosticator in rectal/recto sigmoid cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase 5b (TRACP 5b) as a marker of skeletal changes in prostate cancer
    Eeva Salminen
    Department of Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Acta Oncol 44:742-7. 2005
    ..TRACP 5b was less specific than tALP as a marker of skeletal metastases. TRACP 5b may have a role in the diagnostics of skeletal changes in PC with a focus on treatment-related skeletal changes...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Hematuria of a young man]
    Eeva Salminen
    TY ja TYKS n syöpätautien klinikka, Turku
    Duodecim 122:185-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of radiotherapy in the risk of esophageal cancer as subsequent primary cancer after breast cancer
    Eeva K Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:699-704. 2006
    ..To assess the risk of esophageal cancer as second cancer among breast-cancer patients treated with radiotherapy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Palliative chemotherapy with trofosfamide in advanced prostate cancer
    E K Salminen
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Anticancer Res 26:539-42. 2006
    ..A phase II study with trofosfamide in hormone-refractory prostate cancer was conducted to test the palliative efficacy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Survival markers related to bone metastases in prostate cancer
    E K Salminen
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, POB 52, FI 20521 Turku, Finland
    Anticancer Res 26:4879-84. 2006
    ..Of the three novel markers tested, only TRACP 5b proved to be predictive of survival in PC with bone metastases. MMP-2 and -9 are thus not recommended for further studies in this context...
  13. pmc International Conference on Advances in Radiation Oncology (ICARO): outcomes of an IAEA meeting
    Eeva K Salminen
    STUK, Finnish Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority and Department of Radiation Oncology Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Radiat Oncol 6:11. 2011
    ..The ICARO meeting provided an independent forum for the interaction of participants from developed and developing countries on current and developing issues related to radiation oncology...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary attitudes and changes as well as use of supplements and complementary therapies by Australian and Finnish women following the diagnosis of breast cancer
    E Salminen
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, University of Turku, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:137-44. 2004
    ..This study investigated self-reported dietary attitudes and changes, and use of complementary approaches among breast cancer patients in relation to age, education and time since diagnosis...
  15. pmc Androgen deprivation and cognition in prostate cancer
    E Salminen
    Department of Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, FIN 20520 Turku, Finland
    Br J Cancer 89:971-6. 2003
    ..These results have implications for counseling and psychosocial support of patients in the context of treatment options in PC...
  16. ncbi request reprint Female patients tend to alter their diet following the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis and breast cancer
    Eeva Salminen
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, University of Turku, 20520, Finland
    Prev Med 34:529-35. 2002
    ..This study investigated the beliefs and attitudes of female patients regarding diet and their need for dietary counseling in relation to years since diagnosis, age, and education...
  17. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET imaging in the management of non-small-cell lung cancer
    E Salminen
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Ann Oncol 13:357-60. 2002
    ..FDG-PET has been approved in the USA, Germany and the UK as a basic and invaluable tool in the management of lung cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of FDG-labelled positron emission tomography imaging on the management of non-small-cell lung cancer
    E Salminen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Ann Med 33:404-9. 2001
    ..This paper reviews current trends in clinical practice on the applications of FDG-PET in the management of non-small-cell lung cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint Investigations with FDG-PET scanning in prostate cancer show limited value for clinical practice
    Eeva Salminen
    Department of Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Acta Oncol 41:425-9. 2002
    ..A negative PET scan in prostate cancer should be interpreted with caution...
  20. ncbi request reprint Docetaxel with epirubicin--investigations on cardiac safety
    E Salminen
    Department of Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Anticancer Drugs 14:73-7. 2003
    ..Twenty-four-hour ECG, combined with echocardiography to measure LVEF, was a feasible method for the close monitoring of the cardiac effects during chemotherapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Serum bone markers in breast cancer patients during 5-fluorouracil, epirubicin and cyclophosphamide (FEC) therapy
    Marita E H Kailajärvi
    TUCH Laboratories, Turku University Central Hospital, POB 52, FIN 20521 Turku, Finland
    Anticancer Res 24:1271-4. 2004
    ..Chemotherapy with 5-fluorouracil, epirubicin and cyclophosphamide (FEC) is now indicated for adjuvant therapy of breast cancer. Its effects on serum bone markers and bone metabolism are unclear...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prognostic evaluation of COX-2 expression in renal cell carcinoma
    Minna K Kankuri-Tammilehto
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, FIN 20521 Turku, Finland
    Anticancer Res 30:3023-30. 2010
    ..Our aim was to investigate the incidence of COX-2 in primary RCC tumors at different stages according to the occurrence of metastasis, and the impact of this biomarker on the survival of RCC patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Qualitative and quantitative analyses of the bifidobacterial microbiota in the colonic mucosa of patients with colorectal cancer, diverticulitis and inflammatory bowel disease
    Miguel Gueimonde
    Instituto de Productos Lacteos de Asturias IPLA CSIC Ctra Infiesto s n, 33300, Villaviciosa, Asturias, Spain
    World J Gastroenterol 13:3985-9. 2007
    ..To characterize the bifidobacterial microbiota of the colonic mucosa in patients with colon cancer, inflammatory bowel disease or diverticuitis...
  24. ncbi request reprint The association of immunoreactive p53 and Ki-67 with T-stage, grade, occurrence of metastases and survival in renal cell carcinoma
    Minna Kankuri
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, FIN 20521 Turku, Finland
    Anticancer Res 26:3825-33. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to clarify the association of p53 and Ki-67 protein expressions with tumor characteristics and survival in renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  25. pmc Resected human colonic tissue: new model for characterizing adhesion of lactic acid bacteria
    Arthur C Ouwehand
    Department of Biochemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Turku, FIN 20014 Turku, Finland
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 9:184-6. 2002
    ..The adhesion of commonly used probiotic strains to human intestinal tissue pieces and mucus was assessed. The strains tested adhered to the intestinal tissue at low levels and adhered to the intestinal mucus at higher levels...
  26. pmc Disease-dependent adhesion of lactic acid bacteria to the human intestinal mucosa
    Arthur C Ouwehand
    Department of Biochemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Turku, Finland
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 10:643-6. 2003
    ..rhamnosus strain GG, displayed disease-specific adhesion to intestinal mucus. These results suggest that strains with optimal binding characteristics for a particular intestinal disease can be selected...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relationship between proliferative activity of cancer cells and clinicopathological factors in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Jun Xing Huang
    Department of Oncology and Pathology, The People s Hospital of Taizhou, Taizhou 225300, Jiangsu Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:2956-9. 2005
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  28. ncbi request reprint Phase III study of letrozole versus tamoxifen as first-line therapy of advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women: analysis of survival and update of efficacy from the International Letrozole Breast Cancer Group
    Henning Mouridsen
    Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Oncol 21:2101-9. 2003
    ..To analyze overall survival (OS) and update efficacy data for letrozole versus tamoxifen as first-line therapy in postmenopausal women with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Acute reversible encephalopathy after repeated low-dose cisplatin infusions and concomitant radiotherapy for cancer of the tongue
    Pia P Vihinen
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Acta Oncol 42:237-9. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint Anaemia and other predictors of fatigue among patients on palliative therapy for advanced cancer
    A Latvala
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Turku University Hospital, Savitehtaankatu 1, FIN 20521 Turku, Finland
    Anticancer Res 29:2569-75. 2009
    ..Fatigue was common among cancer patients on palliative care. The single most powerful independent explanatory factor of fatigue was anaemia, implicating a need for interventional studies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Docetaxel does not impair cardiac autonomic function in breast cancer patients previously treated with anthracyclines
    Eeva Ekholm
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Turku, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Anticancer Drugs 13:425-9. 2002
    ..Docetaxel did not deteriorate autonomic cardiac function. In conclusion, our findings suggest that docetaxel does not have harmful cumulative effects on autonomic control of the heart and is therefore unlikely to be cardiotoxic...
  32. ncbi request reprint Neutropenic infections add significant costs to palliative chemotherapy in breast cancer
    Jaana Korpela
    Department of Oncology, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Anticancer Res 22:1337-40. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the additional treatment costs during six months on chemotherapy to manage toxicity...
  33. ncbi request reprint [An elderly patient as a cancer patient]
    Eeva Salminen
    TYKS n onkologian klinikka Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8 20520 Turku
    Duodecim 118:2327-32. 2002