Raija Kontio

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nurses' and physicians' educational needs in seclusion and restraint practices
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 45:198-207. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Patient restrictions: are there ethical alternatives to seclusion and restraint?
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland, and Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 17:65-76. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: 9-month follow-up results of a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 20:411-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:813-21. 2011
  5. pmc Does primary care mental health resourcing affect the use and costs of secondary psychiatric services?
    Minna Sadeniemi
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Porvoo Health Care Area, Porvoon psykiatrian poliklinikka, Kaivokatu 37, FI 06100 Porvoo, Finland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8743-54. 2014
  6. pmc Violent events, ward climate and ideas for violence prevention among nurses in psychiatric wards: a focus group study
    Tella Lantta
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Hoitotieteen laitos, Turun yliopisto, 20014 Turku, Finland
    Int J Ment Health Syst 10:27. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Family Involvement in Managing Violence of Mental Health Patients
    Raija Kontio
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 53:55-66. 2017
  8. doi request reprint Seclusion and restraint in psychiatry: patients' experiences and practical suggestions on how to improve practices and use alternatives
    Raija Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 48:16-24. 2012
  9. pmc Using the Dynamic Appraisal of Situational Aggression with mental health inpatients: a feasibility study
    Tella Lantta
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Patient Prefer Adherence 10:691-701. 2016
  10. doi request reprint eLearning course may shorten the duration of mechanical restraint among psychiatric inpatients: a cluster-randomized trial
    Raija Kontio
    Raija Kontio, Ph D, Assistant Chief of Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:443-9. 2014

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Nurses' and physicians' educational needs in seclusion and restraint practices
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 45:198-207. 2009
    ..This study aimed to explore nurses' (N= 22) and physicians' (N= 5) educational needs in the context of their perceived seclusion and restraint-related mode of action and need for support...
  2. doi request reprint Patient restrictions: are there ethical alternatives to seclusion and restraint?
    Raija Kontio
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland, and Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 17:65-76. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: 9-month follow-up results of a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Tuusula, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 20:411-8. 2013
    ..Net course. The ePsychNurse.Net should be further developed and its future modifications will require additional studies, probably with some new outcome measures...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of eLearning course on nurses' professional competence in seclusion and restraint practices: a randomized controlled study (ISRCTN32869544)
    R Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:813-21. 2011
    ..Although the ePsychNurse.Net demonstrated only slight advantages over conventional learning, it may be worth further development with, e.g. flexible time schedule and individualized content...
  5. pmc Does primary care mental health resourcing affect the use and costs of secondary psychiatric services?
    Minna Sadeniemi
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Porvoo Health Care Area, Porvoon psykiatrian poliklinikka, Kaivokatu 37, FI 06100 Porvoo, Finland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8743-54. 2014
    ..The results suggest that when aiming at equal access of care and cost-efficiency, the primary and secondary care should be organized and planned with integrative collaboration. ..
  6. pmc Violent events, ward climate and ideas for violence prevention among nurses in psychiatric wards: a focus group study
    Tella Lantta
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Hoitotieteen laitos, Turun yliopisto, 20014 Turku, Finland
    Int J Ment Health Syst 10:27. 2016
    ..This study aimed to explore nurses' experiences of violent events in psychiatric wards, give insight into ward climates and examine suggestions for violence prevention...
  7. doi request reprint Family Involvement in Managing Violence of Mental Health Patients
    Raija Kontio
    Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 53:55-66. 2017
    ..This study aimed to explore relatives' perceptions of violent episodes and their suggestions on managing violence...
  8. doi request reprint Seclusion and restraint in psychiatry: patients' experiences and practical suggestions on how to improve practices and use alternatives
    Raija Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 48:16-24. 2012
    ..This study explored psychiatric inpatients' experiences of, and their suggestions for, improvement of seclusion/restraint, and alternatives to their use in Finland...
  9. pmc Using the Dynamic Appraisal of Situational Aggression with mental health inpatients: a feasibility study
    Tella Lantta
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Patient Prefer Adherence 10:691-701. 2016
    ..This paper aims to explore the acceptability of Dynamic Appraisal of Situational Aggression (DASA) from the perspective of patients, its actual use by mental health nurses, and the predictive validity of the DASA instrument...
  10. doi request reprint eLearning course may shorten the duration of mechanical restraint among psychiatric inpatients: a cluster-randomized trial
    Raija Kontio
    Raija Kontio, Ph D, Assistant Chief of Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkää Hospital Region, Kellokoski Hospital, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:443-9. 2014
    ..Well structured, IT-based educational programmes (eLearning) often ensure quality and may make training more affordable and accessible...
  11. doi request reprint Implementing the dynamic appraisal of situational aggression in mental health units
    Tella Lantta
    Author Affiliations Doctoral Candidate, Doctoral Programme of Nursing Science Ms Lantta, Department of Nursing Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland Professor of Clinical Forensic Psychology Dr Daffern, Faculty of Health, Arts and Design, Centre for Forensic Behavioural Science CFBS, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia Project Director of Psychiatry and Director of Nursing Dr Kontio, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland and Professor, Department of Nursing Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku, and Director of Nursing, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland Dr Välimäki
    Clin Nurse Spec 29:230-43. 2015
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  12. doi request reprint Toward a safer working environment on psychiatric wards: service users' delayed perspectives of aggression and violence-related situations and development ideas
    Raija Kontio
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Kellokoski, Tuusula, Finland
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 50:271-9. 2014
    ..To explore service users' (n = 9) delayed perceptions of and suggestions for improvement of management of aggression/violence in psychiatry...
  13. pmc Size matters - determinants of modern, community-oriented mental health services
    Taina Ala-Nikkola
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Region, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Välskärinkatu 12, FI 00029 HUS, Finland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:8456-74. 2014
    ..In terms of service organization, the results may support larger population bases, at least 150,000 adult inhabitants, when aiming for higher diversity. ..
  14. doi request reprint Knowledge transfer from an e-learning course to clinical practice
    Mari Lahti
    University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, Turku, Finland Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 34:842-7. 2014
    ..Continuing education is essential in improving practical psychiatric nursing skills. However, little is known about how knowledge gained in continuing education is transferred to nurses' daily work...