Affiliation: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
- Parvovirus b19 infection in fetal deathsAnita Riipinen
Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Clin Infect Dis 47:1519-25. 2008..This study was conducted to investigate the prevalence of parvovirus B19 DNA among fetuses from miscarriages and IUFDs...
- Pregnancy outcomes among daycare employees in FinlandAnita Riipinen
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
Scand J Work Environ Health 36:222-30. 2010..The aim of this study was to investigate whether working as a daycare employee increases the risk of perinatal death, pre-term birth, low birth weight, smallness for gestational age, or congenital malformations...
- Absence of human bocavirus from deceased fetuses and their mothersAnita Riipinen
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
J Clin Virol 47:186-8. 2010..Another human parvovirus, B19, can lead to fetal hydrops, miscarriage and intrauterine fetal death (IUFD)...
- Newly discovered KI, WU, and Merkel cell polyomaviruses: no evidence of mother-to-fetus transmissionMohammadreza Sadeghi
Department of Virology, Haartman Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Virol J 7:251. 2010..We also measured the MCPyV IgG antibodies in the corresponding maternal sera (N = 462) mostly from the first trimester...
- Increased risk of human parvovirus B19 infection in day-care employees: a cohort study among pregnant workers during an epidemic in FinlandAnita Riipinen
Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland Department of Virology, Haartman Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland The Social Insurance Institution of Finland, Insurance Region for Southern Finland, Helsinki, Finland
Occup Environ Med 71:836-41. 2014..Methodological differences, particularly in defining occupational exposure and in the type of reference group, may explain the conflicting findings...