Paulina Salminen

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Affiliation: University of Turku
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication for reflux laryngitis
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Dig Surg 27:509-14. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint The laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication--a better operation?
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Surgeon 7:224-7. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Use of self-expandable metal stents for the treatment of esophageal perforations and anastomotic leaks
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 23:1526-30. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Subjective results and symptomatic outcome after fundoplication revision
    Paulina Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:518-23. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe and fatal complications after ERCP: analysis of 2555 procedures in a single experienced center
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 22:1965-70. 2008
  6. pmc Comparison of long-term outcome of laparoscopic and conventional nissen fundoplication: a prospective randomized study with an 11-year follow-up
    Paulina T P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Ann Surg 246:201-6. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Fifteen-year outcome of laparoscopic and open Nissen fundoplication: a randomized clinical trial
    Paulina Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, and Department of Biostatistics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:228-33. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Reflux laryngitis: a feasible indication for laparoscopic antireflux surgery?
    Paulina Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:73-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgeons' experience with laparoscopic fundoplication after the early personal experience: does it have an impact on the outcome?
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20520, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 21:1377-82. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Late subjective results and symptomatic outcome after laparoscopic fundoplication
    Paulina T P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:203-7. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication for reflux laryngitis
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Dig Surg 27:509-14. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine both long-term objective endoscopic findings and subjective symptomatic outcomes after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication in patients operated on for reflux laryngitis...
  2. ncbi request reprint The laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication--a better operation?
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Surgeon 7:224-7. 2009
    ..METHODS AND AIM: Review of the literature to highlight the long-term results of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication...
  3. doi request reprint Use of self-expandable metal stents for the treatment of esophageal perforations and anastomotic leaks
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 23:1526-30. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the role of covered SEMS for the management of esophageal perforations and anastomotic leaks...
  4. doi request reprint Subjective results and symptomatic outcome after fundoplication revision
    Paulina Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:518-23. 2008
    ..However, there are few reports on the symptomatic outcome after reoperative antireflux surgery. The aim of this study was to evaluate the results after fundoplication revision...
  5. ncbi request reprint Severe and fatal complications after ERCP: analysis of 2555 procedures in a single experienced center
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 22:1965-70. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to report and analyze the frequency of severe and fatal complications associated with ERCP at a single specialized surgical high-volume referral center (Turku University Central Hospital)...
  6. pmc Comparison of long-term outcome of laparoscopic and conventional nissen fundoplication: a prospective randomized study with an 11-year follow-up
    Paulina T P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Ann Surg 246:201-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the long-term objective and subjective outcomes of laparoscopic and open Nissen fundoplication in a randomized clinical trial with an 11-year follow-up...
  7. doi request reprint Fifteen-year outcome of laparoscopic and open Nissen fundoplication: a randomized clinical trial
    Paulina Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, and Department of Biostatistics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:228-33. 2012
    ..The goal of the present study was to compare the 15-year outcome of a randomized controlled comparison study of LNF versus open Nissen fundoplication (ONF)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reflux laryngitis: a feasible indication for laparoscopic antireflux surgery?
    Paulina Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:73-8. 2007
    ..For patients suffering from supraesophageal symptoms of gastro-esophageal reflux disease with objective evidence of pharyngeal acid exposure, laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication provides a good and alternative adding to current treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgeons' experience with laparoscopic fundoplication after the early personal experience: does it have an impact on the outcome?
    P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20520, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 21:1377-82. 2007
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the impact of substantial surgical experience versus experience beyond the learning curve on the early and late objective and subjective results...
  10. ncbi request reprint Late subjective results and symptomatic outcome after laparoscopic fundoplication
    Paulina T P Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:203-7. 2006
    ..Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication provides a good and effective alternative to a life-long use of antireflux medication...
  11. doi request reprint Heterotopic gastric mucosal patch in patients with reflux laryngitis: an entity of clinical interest?
    Paulina Salminen
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu Turku, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:361-3. 2009
    ..The role of at least small HGMPs in the proximal esophagus in the pathogenesis of laryngopharyngeal reflux is clinically insignificant...
  12. doi request reprint Laryngopharyngeal reflux disease treated with laparoscopic fundoplication
    Eeva Sala
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Dig Dis Sci 53:2397-404. 2008
    ..001) from the time point before surgery compared to 3 months and to 1 year post operation. Based on this study, the laparoscopic fundoplication is an effective and safe treatment of LPRD...
  13. doi request reprint Quality of life after iatrogenic bile duct injury - a case control study
    Jukka Karvonen
    Department of Surgery, Loimaa District Hospital, Loimaa, Finland
    Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 22:177-80. 2013
    ..The objective of the current study was to compare the quality of life (QoL) of patients who sustained a bile duct injury (BDI) during laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) with a control group who underwent an uneventful LC...
  14. doi request reprint SLEEVEPASS: a randomized prospective multicenter study comparing laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass in the treatment of morbid obesity: preliminary results
    Mika Helmiö
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 26:2521-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the preliminary 30-day morbidity and mortality of RYGB and SG in a prospective multicenter randomized setting...
  15. doi request reprint Female gender and post-ERCP pancreatitis: is the association caused by difficult cannulation?
    Hanna Vihervaara
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Scand J Gastroenterol 46:1498-502. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that cannulation difficulty might play a part in this association. The aim of the current study was to determine whether the female papilla is more difficult to cannulate than the male papilla...
  16. doi request reprint Endoscopic palliation of malignant obstructive jaundice in extremely elderly patients: plastic stent is enough
    Juha M Grönroos
    Departments of Surgery and Emergency, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 19:122-4. 2010
    ..8 months, giving a clinical success rate of 100 %. To be concluded, in extremely elderly patients with malignant obstructive jaundice, palliation with plastic stent is effective enough...
  17. doi request reprint Comparison of the effects of esomeprazole and fundoplication on airway responsiveness in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Toni Kiljander
    Department of Respiratory Diseases, Terveystalo Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Clin Respir J 7:281-7. 2013
    ..It has been speculated that operative treatment of GORD might be more efficient as it also diminishes non-acidic reflux...
  18. doi request reprint Angled- or straight-tipped hydrophilic guidewire in biliary cannulation: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial
    Hanna Vihervaara
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20521, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 27:1281-6. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the performance of an angled-tipped guidewire (AGW) with a straight-tipped guidewire (SGW) in achieving successful deep biliary cannulation...
  19. doi request reprint Bile duct injuries during open and laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the laparoscopic era: alarming trends
    Jukka Karvonen
    Department of Surgery, Loimaa District Hospital, Seppälänkatu 15 17, PB 17, 32201 Loimaa, Finland
    Surg Endosc 25:2906-10. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Obesity is associated with white matter atrophy: a combined diffusion tensor imaging and voxel-based morphometric study
    Henry K Karlsson
    Turku PET Centre, Turku, Finland
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2530-7. 2013
    ..Little is known about the mechanisms by which obesity influences brain structure. In this study, the obesity-related changes in brain white and gray matter integrity were examined...
  21. doi request reprint Double-guidewire-assisted biliary cannulation: experiences from a single tertiary referral center
    Juha M Grönroos
    Department of Surgery, University of Turku, PO Box 52, 20521, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 25:1599-602. 2011
    ..The current prospective study aimed to clarify the feasibility and safety of the double-guidewire-assisted biliary cannulation at the authors' institution...
  22. doi request reprint Double-guidewire-assisted cannulation in ERCP: novel applications
    Juha M Grönroos
    Department of Surgery, Emergency, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 21:e107-9. 2011
    ..ERCP endoscopists should be aware of all modifications of double-guidewire technique to further increase the success rates of selective cannulations in ERCP...
  23. doi request reprint Reflux symptoms and side effects among patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease at baseline, during treatment with PPIs, and after Nissen fundoplication
    Tuomo Rantanen
    Department of Surgery, Central Hospital of Seinajoki, Hanneksenrinne 7, 60220, Seinajoki, Finland
    World J Surg 37:1291-6. 2013
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  24. doi request reprint Effect of bariatric surgery on liver glucose metabolism in morbidly obese diabetic and non-diabetic patients
    Heidi Immonen
    Turku PET Centre, Turku, Finland Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    J Hepatol 60:377-83. 2014
    ..Bariatric surgery reduces weight and improves glucose metabolism in obese patients. We investigated the effects of bariatric surgery on hepatic insulin sensitivity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Bile duct injuries during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: primary and long-term results from a single institution
    Jukka Karvonen
    Department of Surgery, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Surg Endosc 21:1069-73. 2007
    ..After the introduction of laparoscopic cholecystectomy the incidence of these injuries has at least doubled, and even after the learning curve, the incidence has plateaued at the level of 0.5%...
  26. doi request reprint Adoption of self-expanding metallic stents in the palliative treatment of obstructive colorectal cancer-look out for perforations!
    Pirita Varpe
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:353-6. 2008
    ..SEMS insertion seems to be an effective alternative in the palliative treatment of patients with malignant colorectal obstruction. However, perforation is a dangerous complication of the procedure...
  27. doi request reprint Elevated serum bilirubin in assessing the likelihood of perforation in acute appendicitis: a diagnostic meta-analysis
    Salvatore Giordano
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital and the University of Turku, Turku, Finland Electronic address
    Int J Surg 11:795-800. 2013
    ..Serum bilirubin level is of some value as a predictor of appendiceal perforation. Patients with hyperbilirubinemia combined with symptoms and signs consistent with severe acute appendicitis should be considered for early appendectomy...
  28. pmc Weight loss after bariatric surgery reverses insulin-induced increases in brain glucose metabolism of the morbidly obese
    Jetro J Tuulari
    Turku PET Centre, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Diabetes 62:2747-51. 2013
    ..We conclude that obesity is associated with increased insulin-stimulated glucose metabolism in the brain and that this abnormality can be reversed by bariatric surgery. ..
  29. doi request reprint Endoscopic treatment of internal gastrointestinal fistulas with fibrin glue
    Jukka A Karvonen
    Department of Surgery, Loimaa District Hospital, Loimaa, Finland
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 23:37-40. 2013
    ..Even after surgery, the healing rate remains at a level of 75% to 90%. During the last years, gastrointestinal fistulae have been successfully treated endoscopically with fibrin glue...
  30. doi request reprint Linear stapler technique may be safer than circular in gastrojejunal anastomosis for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a meta-analysis of comparative studies
    Salvatore Giordano
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, OS 299, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Obes Surg 21:1958-64. 2011
    ..The use of the linear stapler compared with circular stapler for GJ during LRYGB for morbid obesity may be associated with a reduced risk of anastomosis stricture and wound infection, as well as with a shorter operative time...
  31. doi request reprint A 5-year prospective quality of life analysis following laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity
    Mika Helmiö
    Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, Turku, 20521, Finland
    Obes Surg 21:1585-91. 2011
    ..In addition to actual weight loss and the possible resolution of obesity-related co-morbidities following bariatric surgery, another widely recognized important outcome measure is the improvement of quality of life (QOL)...
  32. pmc A prospective randomized controlled multicenter trial comparing antibiotic therapy with appendectomy in the treatment of uncomplicated acute appendicitis (APPAC trial)
    Hannu Paajanen
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Surg 13:3. 2013
    ..However, the use of antibiotic therapy in the treatment of uncomplicated AA is still controversial...
  33. pmc Outpatient antibiotic use and the incidence of acute appendicitis in Finland: a nationwide study from 1990-2008
    Imre Ilves
    Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:352-6. 2013
    ..The incidence of acute appendicitis (AA) has decreased in Finland. We hypothesized that changing trends in outpatient antibiotic use might explain at least part of this declining incidence of AA...
  34. doi request reprint Anesthesiologist assistance in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography procedures in the elderly: is it worthwhile?
    Paulina Salminen
    Departments of Surgery and Emergency, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:517-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to define the safety of sedation and the tolerance of ERCP procedures in the extremely elderly patients at our institution, in which sedation is provided and controlled by endo team only...
  35. ncbi request reprint [The bowel should not be emptied before colon surgery]
    Paulina Salminen
    TYKS n kirurgian klinikka, Kiinamyllynkatu 4 8, 20520 Turku
    Duodecim 126:255-9. 2010
    ..Intestinal operations must be carried out applying careful surgical aseptic techniques and appropriate antibiotic prophylaxis, and it is recommendable to abandon the routine emptying in surgical operations of the large intestine...
  36. ncbi request reprint Surgical workload and cost of postoperative adhesion-related intestinal obstruction: importance of previous surgery
    Jyrki A O Kössi
    Department of Surgery, Paijat Hame Central Hospital, Keskussairaalankatu 7, FIN 15850 Lahti, Finland
    World J Surg 28:666-70. 2004
    ..Colorectal operations are the most important procedures preceding adhesion-related intestinal obstruction, accounting for 35.3% to 46.8% of the total clinical workload or costs attributable to postoperative adhesion-related obstruction...