Jaana Suvisaari

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Publications

  1. pmc Obstetric complications as risk factors for schizophrenia spectrum psychoses in offspring of mothers with psychotic disorder
    Jaana M Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Schizophr Bull 39:1056-66. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Inflammation theories in psychotic disorders: a critical review
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, P O Box 30, FIN 00271 Helsinki, Finland
    Infect Disord Drug Targets 13:59-70. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Mortality and its determinants in people with psychotic disorder
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute forHealth and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychosom Med 75:60-7. 2013
  4. pmc Phospholipids and insulin resistance in psychosis: a lipidomics study of twin pairs discordant for schizophrenia
    Matej Oresic
    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Tietotie 2, Espoo, FI 02044 VTT, Finland
    Genome Med 4:1. 2012
  5. pmc Metabolome in schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders: a general population-based study
    Matej Oresic
    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Tietotie 2, PO Box 1000, FI 02044 VTT, Espoo, Finland
    Genome Med 3:19. 2011
  6. pmc Validation of the Finnish version of the SCOFF questionnaire among young adults aged 20 to 35 years
    Sini Lähteenmäki
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Inflammation in psychotic disorders: a population-based study
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 189:305-11. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Does originating from a genetic isolate affect the level of cognitive impairments in schizophrenia families?
    Minna Torniainen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, PO Box 30, 00271 Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 208:111-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive impairments in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: relationship with clinical characteristics
    Minna Torniainen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:316-22. 2012
  10. pmc Prevalence and correlates of alcohol and other substance use disorders in young adulthood: A population-based study
    Antti Latvala
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:73. 2009

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Publications48

  1. pmc Obstetric complications as risk factors for schizophrenia spectrum psychoses in offspring of mothers with psychotic disorder
    Jaana M Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Schizophr Bull 39:1056-66. 2013
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Inflammation theories in psychotic disorders: a critical review
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, P O Box 30, FIN 00271 Helsinki, Finland
    Infect Disord Drug Targets 13:59-70. 2013
    ..We also review the current evidence for the effectiveness of anti-inflammatory medication in the treatment of psychotic disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Mortality and its determinants in people with psychotic disorder
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute forHealth and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychosom Med 75:60-7. 2013
    ..We investigated mortality and its determinants in people with psychotic disorder...
  4. pmc Phospholipids and insulin resistance in psychosis: a lipidomics study of twin pairs discordant for schizophrenia
    Matej Oresic
    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Tietotie 2, Espoo, FI 02044 VTT, Finland
    Genome Med 4:1. 2012
    ..The 'prostaglandin deficiency' hypothesis postulates that defective enzyme systems converting essential fatty acids to prostaglandins lead to diminished levels of prostaglandins, which in turn affect synaptic transmission...
  5. pmc Metabolome in schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders: a general population-based study
    Matej Oresic
    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Tietotie 2, PO Box 1000, FI 02044 VTT, Espoo, Finland
    Genome Med 3:19. 2011
    ..More detailed molecular information on the metabolic abnormalities may reveal clues about the pathophysiology of these changes, as well as about disease specificity...
  6. pmc Validation of the Finnish version of the SCOFF questionnaire among young adults aged 20 to 35 years
    Sini Lähteenmäki
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:5. 2009
    ..We tested the validity of the SCOFF, a five-question screening instrument for eating disorders, in a general population sample...
  7. doi request reprint Inflammation in psychotic disorders: a population-based study
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 189:305-11. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Does originating from a genetic isolate affect the level of cognitive impairments in schizophrenia families?
    Minna Torniainen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, PO Box 30, 00271 Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 208:111-7. 2013
    ..An absence of differences between the control samples suggests that the differences in schizophrenia families may relate to genetic background, possibly to partly distinct variants affecting the liability inside and outside the isolate. ..
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive impairments in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: relationship with clinical characteristics
    Minna Torniainen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:316-22. 2012
    ..Mood symptoms may not explain the difference between the diagnostic groups in cognitive functions, but the difference may be related to differences in the severity of negative symptoms...
  10. pmc Prevalence and correlates of alcohol and other substance use disorders in young adulthood: A population-based study
    Antti Latvala
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:73. 2009
    ..The incidence of SUDs peaks by young adulthood making epidemiological studies of SUDs in young adults informative...
  11. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning in severe psychiatric disorders: a general population study
    Annamari Tuulio-Henriksson
    Research Department, Social Insurance Institution, Nordenskiöldinkatu 12, 00250, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 261:447-56. 2011
    ..Our results emphasize the importance of using control samples derived from the same population and studied similarly as those with disorders in evaluating cognitive functioning of subjects with severe mental disorders...
  12. doi request reprint Geographic variation and sociodemographic characteristics of psychotic disorders in Finland
    Jonna Perälä
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Helsinki, Finland
    Schizophr Res 106:337-47. 2008
    ..We examined the geographical variation in the lifetime prevalence of psychotic disorders in a comprehensive general population study...
  13. doi request reprint Sex differences in cognition among persons with schizophrenia and healthy first-degree relatives
    Minna Torniainen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, 00271 Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 188:7-12. 2011
    ..The preservation of sex differences also in first-degree relatives supports the conclusion...
  14. ncbi request reprint Visual impairment in persons with psychotic disorder
    Satu Viertiö
    Dept of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:902-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the study is to investigate in a general population the prevalence of impaired habitual VA and self-reported difficulties in vision among persons with different psychotic disorders...
  15. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes among persons with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders in a general population survey
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:129-36. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint An association between both low and high birth weight and increased disorganized and negative symptom severity in schizophrenia and other psychoses
    Asko Wegelius
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 205:18-24. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that both low and high birth weight can influence the symptom severity of psychotic disorders. Our results implicate an association between both low and high birth weight and disorganized and negative symptoms...
  17. pmc Replication of association between working memory and Reelin, a potential modifier gene in schizophrenia
    Juho Wedenoja
    Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland FIMM, University of Helsinki and National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychiatry 67:983-91. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint Quality of life of people with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other psychotic disorders
    Samuli I Saarni
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, PO Box 30, 00270 Helsinki, Finland
    Br J Psychiatry 197:386-94. 2010
    ..Health utility and quality of life (QoL) are increasingly important outcome measures in healthcare and health economics...
  19. doi request reprint Antidepressant utilisation patterns and determinants of short-term and non-psychiatric use in the Finnish general adult population
    Sinikka Sihvo
    STAKES National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland
    J Affect Disord 110:94-105. 2008
    ..The aim was to study utilisation patterns and determinants of antidepressant use in the general population >30 years, especially short-term use or use not related to known psychiatric morbidity...
  20. doi request reprint General health and quality-of-life measures in active, recent, and comorbid mental disorders: a population-based health 2000 study
    Sami Pirkola
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Compr Psychiatry 50:108-14. 2009
    ..We studied the impact of comorbidity and recency in psychiatric disorders on psychological well-being, perceived health, and quality of life and compared their effect with the effect of a chronic medical condition, type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  21. pmc Psychosis among "healthy" siblings of schizophrenia patients
    Ritva Arajärvi
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 6:6. 2006
    ..We also analyzed the emergence of psychotic disorders among siblings of patients with schizophrenia during seven to eleven years of follow-up...
  22. doi request reprint Associations of anhedonia and cognition in persons with schizophrenia spectrum disorders, their siblings, and controls
    Annamaria Kuha
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:30-7. 2011
    ..In conclusion, social and physical anhedonia did not seem to mediate neuropsychological deficits of schizophrenia family members...
  23. doi request reprint An association between high birth weight and schizophrenia in a Finnish schizophrenia family study sample
    Asko Wegelius
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 190:181-6. 2011
    ..Our results also point to a potential birth-weight independent association between maternal type 2 diabetes and schizophrenia among offspring...
  24. doi request reprint Mortality in people with depressive, anxiety and alcohol use disorders in Finland
    Niina Markkula
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, P O Box 30, 00271 Helsinki, Finland
    Br J Psychiatry 200:143-9. 2012
    ..Mental disorders are associated with increased mortality, but population-based surveys with reliable diagnostic procedures controlling for somatic health status are scarce...
  25. doi request reprint Mixture model clustering of phenotype features reveals evidence for association of DTNBP1 to a specific subtype of schizophrenia
    Jaana Wessman
    Department of Molecular Medicine, Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychiatry 66:990-6. 2009
    ..Possible explanations for this are that the genes might be relevant only to certain subtypes of the disease and/or only in certain populations...
  26. doi request reprint Alcohol-induced psychotic disorder and delirium in the general population
    Jonna Perälä
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Helsinki, Finland
    Br J Psychiatry 197:200-6. 2010
    ..Epidemiological data on alcohol-induced psychotic disorder and delirium (alcohol-induced psychotic syndrome, AIPS) are scarce...
  27. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning of bipolar I patients and relatives from families with or without schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
    Mervi Antila
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Affect Disord 116:70-9. 2009
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  28. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning in substance abuse and dependence: a population-based study of young adults
    Antti Latvala
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00271 Helsinki, Finland
    Addiction 104:1558-68. 2009
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  29. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning in relation to burnout symptoms and social and occupational functioning in a population-based sample of young adults
    Anu E Castaneda
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:32-9. 2011
    ..There may be an association between cognitive functioning and burnout, but this has previously been investigated in only few studies, all using clinical samples...
  30. doi request reprint The validity of schizophrenia diagnosis in the Finnish Hospital Discharge Register: findings from a 10-year birth cohort sample
    Johanna Pihlajamaa
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 62:198-203. 2008
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  31. ncbi request reprint High concordance between self-reported medication and official prescription database information
    Jari Haukka
    Department for Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:1069-74. 2007
    ..We compared the point prevalence of psychotropic medication use, and self-reported vs. register-based information on antipsychotic medication dosage...
  32. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption, abstaining, health utility, and quality of life--a general population survey in Finland
    Samuli I Saarni
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Helsinki, Finland
    Alcohol Alcohol 43:376-86. 2008
    ..To examine the associations between alcohol consumption and utility-based health-related quality of life (HRQoL), subjective quality of life (QoL), self-rated health (SRH), and mental distress...
  33. pmc Genetic correlation and gene-environment interaction between alcohol problems and educational level in young adulthood
    Antti Latvala
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:210-20. 2011
    ..Educational level also reflects various environmental influences that may moderate the genetic etiology of alcohol problems, but gene-environment interactions between educational attainment and alcohol problems are unknown...
  34. doi request reprint Low verbal ability predicts later violence in adolescent boys with serious conduct problems
    Marko Manninen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, and Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 9, FI 00014, Helsingin yliopisto, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 67:289-97. 2013
    ..Delinquent adolescents are a known high-risk group for later criminality. Cognitive deficits correlate with adult criminality, and specific cognitive deficits might predict later criminality in the high-risk adolescents...
  35. ncbi request reprint Influence of seasonal variation in mood and behavior on cognitive test performance among young adults
    Ilona Merikanto
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 66:303-10. 2012
    ..Seasonal variations in mood and behavior are common among the general population and may have a deteriorating effect on cognitive functions...
  36. ncbi request reprint The impact of 29 chronic conditions on health-related quality of life: a general population survey in Finland using 15D and EQ-5D
    Samuli I Saarni
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Qual Life Res 15:1403-14. 2006
    ..We investigated the impact of major chronic conditions on HRQoL using 15D and EQ-5D in a representative sample of Finns...
  37. pmc Association between genes of Disrupted in schizophrenia 1 (DISC1) interactors and schizophrenia supports the role of the DISC1 pathway in the etiology of major mental illnesses
    Liisa Tomppo
    Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland FIMM and National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychiatry 65:1055-62. 2009
    ..Because both DISC1 and NDE1 display association in our study sample, we hypothesized that other genes interacting with DISC1 might also have a role in the etiology of schizophrenia...
  38. doi request reprint Clinical high-risk state does not predict later psychosis in a delinquent adolescent population
    Marko Manninen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki
    Early Interv Psychiatry 8:87-90. 2014
    ..We investigated whether the Structured Interview for Prodromal Syndromes (SIPS) is a useful psychosis risk-screening tool for adolescents with disruptive behaviour...
  39. ncbi request reprint Childhood central nervous system viral infections and adult schizophrenia
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research and the Deparment of Virology, National Puablic Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1183-5. 2003
    ..An earlier Finnish cohort study suggested that childhood viral CNS infections are associated with a fivefold increased odds of developing schizophrenia in adulthood. The authors sought to replicate this finding...
  40. doi request reprint Coronary heart disease and cardiac conduction abnormalities in persons with psychotic disorders in a general population
    Jaana Suvisaari
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 175:126-32. 2010
    ..Symptoms and signs of CHD should be actively monitored patients with schizophrenia, and the electrocardiogram should be monitored for all types of changes in persons receiving antipsychotic medication...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and diagnosis of schizophrenia based on register, case record and interview data in an isolated Finnish birth cohort born 1940-1969
    Ritva Arajärvi
    Dept of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:808-16. 2005
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  42. doi request reprint Alexithymia is common among adolescents with severe disruptive behavior
    Marko Manninen
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:506-9. 2011
    ..Promoting abilities in identifying and describing feelings is important when treating delinquent adolescents...
  43. pmc Childhood adversities are associated with shorter telomere length at adult age both in individuals with an anxiety disorder and controls
    Laura Kananen
    Research Program of Molecular Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 5:e10826. 2010
    ..This finding has potentially important implications supporting the view that childhood adversities might have a considerable impact on well being later in life...
  44. doi request reprint Assessment of the neuropeptide S system in anxiety disorders
    Jonas Donner
    Research Program of Molecular Neurology, Biomedicum Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Biol Psychiatry 68:474-83. 2010
    ..We addressed here the role of NPS and NPSR1 as susceptibility genes for human anxiety disorders...
  45. ncbi request reprint Mortality among patients with schizophrenia and reduced psychiatric hospital care
    Hannele Heila
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Mannerheimintie, Helsinki, Finland
    Psychol Med 35:725-32. 2005
    ..We investigated the mortality of schizophrenia patients in the general population of Finland during the reduction of psychiatric beds during 1980-1996...
  46. doi request reprint The relationship between psychotic-like symptoms and neurocognitive performance in a general adolescent psychiatric sample
    Maija Lindgren
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Schizophr Res 123:77-85. 2010
    ..This study assessed cognitive impairment associated with prodromal symptoms in adolescents receiving public psychiatric treatment...
  47. ncbi request reprint Fertility of patients with schizophrenia, their siblings, and the general population: a cohort study from 1950 to 1959 in Finland
    Jari Haukka
    Kansanterveyslaitos, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 160:460-3. 2003
    ..The authors investigated whether the siblings of patients with schizophrenia produce more offspring, thereby compensating for the low fertility of the affected individuals...
  48. ncbi request reprint A review on cognitive impairments in depressive and anxiety disorders with a focus on young adults
    Anu E Castaneda
    Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Affect Disord 106:1-27. 2008
    ..Additionally, the focus of young adult age group and the effect of confounding variables on study results are discussed...