Ifeoma N Onyeka

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Becoming pregnant during secondary school: findings from concurrent mixed methods research in Anambra State, Nigeria
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, P O Box 1627, FI 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    East Afr J Public Health 9:19-25. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with hospitalization for blood-borne viral infections among treatment-seeking illicit drug users
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 53:71-7. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Hospitalization in a cohort seeking treatment for illicit drug use in Finland
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 53:64-70. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Patterns and 14-year trends in mortality among illicit drug users in Finland: The HUUTI study
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:1047-53. 2014
  5. pmc Coexisting social conditions and health problems among clients seeking treatment for illicit drug use in Finland: the HUUTI study
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, P, O, Box 1627, Kuopio, FI, 70211, Finland
    BMC Public Health 13:380. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Sociodemographic characteristics and drug abuse patterns of treatment-seeking illicit drug abusers in Finland, 1997-2008: the Huuti study
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Addict Dis 31:350-62. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Unintended pregnancy and termination of studies among students in Anambra state, Nigeria: are secondary schools playing their part?
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, P O Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Afr J Reprod Health 15:109-15. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Mortality among clients seeking treatment for buprenorphine abuse in Finland
    Hanna Uosukainen
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:391-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Twelve-year trend in treatment seeking for buprenorphine abuse in Finland
    Hanna Uosukainen
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:207-14. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Characteristics of drug-abusing females with and without children seeking treatment in Helsinki, Finland
    Sushil Basnet
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 43:221-8. 2015

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  1. ncbi request reprint Becoming pregnant during secondary school: findings from concurrent mixed methods research in Anambra State, Nigeria
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, P O Box 1627, FI 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    East Afr J Public Health 9:19-25. 2012
    ..This study assessed reported cases of unintended pregnancy among students and perceptions of these pregnancies by members of the community...
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with hospitalization for blood-borne viral infections among treatment-seeking illicit drug users
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 53:71-7. 2015
    ..Illicit drug use coexists with blood-borne viral infections. To address this problem, clinicians treating infectious diseases need to also identify drug use in their patients and provide drug treatment information and/or referral. ..
  3. doi request reprint Hospitalization in a cohort seeking treatment for illicit drug use in Finland
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 53:64-70. 2015
    ..Effective drug abuse treatment, gender-sensitive approaches, and regular health checks can help to reduce morbidity. Appropriate measures are needed to address psychiatric problems in this population. ..
  4. doi request reprint Patterns and 14-year trends in mortality among illicit drug users in Finland: The HUUTI study
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:1047-53. 2014
    ..We examined all deaths, specific causes of death, and trends in mortality among a large number of illicit drug users in Finland during a 14-year period...
  5. pmc Coexisting social conditions and health problems among clients seeking treatment for illicit drug use in Finland: the HUUTI study
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, P, O, Box 1627, Kuopio, FI, 70211, Finland
    BMC Public Health 13:380. 2013
    ..This study described the prevalence and factors associated with social and health problems among clients seeking treatment for illicit drug use...
  6. doi request reprint Sociodemographic characteristics and drug abuse patterns of treatment-seeking illicit drug abusers in Finland, 1997-2008: the Huuti study
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Addict Dis 31:350-62. 2012
    ..Injecting drug use could place considerable burden on health services in view of complications and transmission of infectious diseases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Unintended pregnancy and termination of studies among students in Anambra state, Nigeria: are secondary schools playing their part?
    Ifeoma N Onyeka
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, P O Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Afr J Reprod Health 15:109-15. 2011
    ..Students should be re-admitted in order to ensure continuity of their academic development, prevent unemployment and mitigate poverty-induced repeat pregnancy...
  8. doi request reprint Mortality among clients seeking treatment for buprenorphine abuse in Finland
    Hanna Uosukainen
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:391-7. 2013
    ..It is unclear whether buprenorphine abuse is associated with a similar risk of death to other substance abuse. This study examined all-cause mortality rates and causes of deaths among clients seeking treatment for buprenorphine abuse...
  9. doi request reprint Twelve-year trend in treatment seeking for buprenorphine abuse in Finland
    Hanna Uosukainen
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:207-14. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the trend in characteristics of clients seeking treatment for buprenorphine abuse and compare them to those seeking treatment for heroin and amphetamine abuse...
  10. doi request reprint Characteristics of drug-abusing females with and without children seeking treatment in Helsinki, Finland
    Sushil Basnet
    Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 43:221-8. 2015
    ..This study characterizes treatment-seeking female users of illicit drugs in Finland, and examines possible differences among women with or without children under 18...