Anu Aluoja

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Affiliation: University of Tartu
Country: Estonia

Publications

  1. pmc Prediction of depression in European general practice attendees: the PREDICT study
    Michael King
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:6. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Personality traits measured by the Swedish universities Scales of Personality: factor structure and position within the five-factor model in an Estonian sample
    Anu Aluoja
    University of Tartu, Department of Psychiatry, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:231-6. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Soluble interleukin-2 receptor and tumor necrosis factor levels in depressed patients in Estonia
    Triin Eller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:971-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Associations between personality traits and CCK-4-induced panic attacks in healthy volunteers
    Innar Tõru
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Psychiatry Res 178:342-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with recurrent depression: a prospective study in family practice
    Kadri Suija
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tartu, Puusepa 1a 2120, Tartu, Estonia
    Fam Pract 28:22-8. 2011
  6. pmc Family doctors' problems and motivating factors in management of depression
    Pille Oöpik
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tartu, Ulikooli St, 18, 50090 Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Fam Pract 7:64. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of anxiety and depression in Estonian medical students with sleep problems
    Triin Eller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Depress Anxiety 23:250-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Citalopram challenge in social anxiety disorder
    Jakov Shlik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 7:177-82. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS): Pathophysiology in Estonians
    Marlit Veldi
    Tartu University, Ear Clinic, Kuperjanovi 1, 51003 Tartu, Estonia Tartu University, Department of Psychiatry, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Pathophysiology 17:219-23. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Help-seeking for emotional problems in major depression : findings of the 2006 Estonian health survey
    Anne Kleinberg
    Tartu University Psychiatry Clinic, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Community Ment Health J 49:427-32. 2013

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Publications12

  1. pmc Prediction of depression in European general practice attendees: the PREDICT study
    Michael King
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:6. 2006
    ..However, we lack reliable and valid methods of risk estimation. This protocol paper introduces PREDICT, an international research study to address this risk estimation...
  2. doi request reprint Personality traits measured by the Swedish universities Scales of Personality: factor structure and position within the five-factor model in an Estonian sample
    Anu Aluoja
    University of Tartu, Department of Psychiatry, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:231-6. 2009
    ..The SSP characterizes three broad dimensions of personality, namely neuroticism, disinhibition and aggression, which are useful in assessment of personality correlates of mental disorders...
  3. ncbi request reprint Soluble interleukin-2 receptor and tumor necrosis factor levels in depressed patients in Estonia
    Triin Eller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:971-7. 2009
    ..Further analysis of patients revealed that sIL-2R was positively correlated with decreased activity and agitation. TNFalpha was associated with decreased activity and suicidality...
  4. doi request reprint Associations between personality traits and CCK-4-induced panic attacks in healthy volunteers
    Innar Tõru
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Psychiatry Res 178:342-7. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that some personality traits and their interactions may influence vulnerability to CCK-4-induced panic attacks in healthy volunteers...
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with recurrent depression: a prospective study in family practice
    Kadri Suija
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tartu, Puusepa 1a 2120, Tartu, Estonia
    Fam Pract 28:22-8. 2011
    ..Depression has a high rate of recurrence. Finding the variables that predict which patients are at higher risk of experiencing a recurrent episode of depression would benefit an individual patient...
  6. pmc Family doctors' problems and motivating factors in management of depression
    Pille Oöpik
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tartu, Ulikooli St, 18, 50090 Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Fam Pract 7:64. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to find out the family doctors' attitudes to depression related problems, their readiness, motivating factors and problems in the treatment of depressive patients as well as the existence of relevant knowledge...
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of anxiety and depression in Estonian medical students with sleep problems
    Triin Eller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Depress Anxiety 23:250-6. 2006
    ..The study demonstrated that a high percentage of medical students had emotional symptoms. We found that some sleep problems indicated underlying symptoms of anxiety and depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Citalopram challenge in social anxiety disorder
    Jakov Shlik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 7:177-82. 2004
    ..The increased headache in patients may suggest hypersensitivity of some subtypes of 5-HT receptors in SAD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS): Pathophysiology in Estonians
    Marlit Veldi
    Tartu University, Ear Clinic, Kuperjanovi 1, 51003 Tartu, Estonia Tartu University, Department of Psychiatry, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Pathophysiology 17:219-23. 2010
    ..The latter gives rise to such sleep apnea-related problems as heart complaints, hypertension, headache and shortage of slow-wave sleep (SWS)...
  10. doi request reprint Help-seeking for emotional problems in major depression : findings of the 2006 Estonian health survey
    Anne Kleinberg
    Tartu University Psychiatry Clinic, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Community Ment Health J 49:427-32. 2013
    ..Underdiagnosis and undertreatment of depression leads to an increased use of expensive but non-specific health services by depressed persons. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in primary care
    Pille Oöpik
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Fam Pract 23:693-8. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression in the Estonian population: prevalence, sociodemographic correlates and social adjustment
    Anu Aluoja
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    J Affect Disord 78:27-35. 2004
    ..The current study presents data on the prevalence of depressive symptoms in the Estonian population and examines associated sociodemographic factors and subjective aspects of social adjustment...