Helena Valta

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone health and growth in glucocorticoid-treated patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Helena Valta
    Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Metabolic Bone Clinic, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Rheumatol 34:831-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Bone health in children and adolescents after renal transplantation
    Helena Valta
    Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Department of Pediatric Nephrology and Transplantation, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 24:1699-708. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The thoracic and lumbar spine in severe juvenile idiopathic arthritis: magnetic resonance imaging analysis in 50 children
    Sanna Toiviainen-Salo
    Department of Radiology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Pediatr 160:140-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Skeletal Characteristics of WNT1 Osteoporosis in Children and Young Adults
    Riikka E Mäkitie
    Folkhälsan Institute of Genetics and University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 31:1734-42. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Cartilage-hair hypoplasia with normal height in childhood - four patients with a unique genotype
    Paula Klemetti
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Genet . 2017
  6. doi request reprint Impaired bone health in inflammatory bowel disease: a case-control study in 80 pediatric patients
    Saila Laakso
    Children s Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital and University of Helsinki, P O Box 281, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Calcif Tissue Int 91:121-30. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Pubertal development is normal in adolescents after renal transplantation in childhood
    Juuso Tainio
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Transplantation 92:404-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Timing of dental development in osteogenesis imperfecta patients with and without bisphosphonate treatment
    Ilkka Vuorimies
    Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Bone 94:29-33. 2017
  9. pmc Low Copy Number of the AMY1 Locus Is Associated with Early-Onset Female Obesity in Finland
    Heli Viljakainen
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 10:e0131883. 2015
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of fractures in children after solid organ transplantation: a 5-year prospective, population-based study
    Ilkka Helenius
    Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 21:380-7. 2006

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone health and growth in glucocorticoid-treated patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Helena Valta
    Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Metabolic Bone Clinic, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Rheumatol 34:831-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate bone health and growth and their correlates in glucocorticoid (GC)-treated pediatric patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  2. doi request reprint Bone health in children and adolescents after renal transplantation
    Helena Valta
    Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Department of Pediatric Nephrology and Transplantation, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 24:1699-708. 2009
    ..The observed BMD results were satisfactory. However, the high (8%) prevalence of vertebral fractures warrants careful evaluation of bone health in these patients...
  3. doi request reprint The thoracic and lumbar spine in severe juvenile idiopathic arthritis: magnetic resonance imaging analysis in 50 children
    Sanna Toiviainen-Salo
    Department of Radiology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Pediatr 160:140-6. 2012
    ..To determine the prevalence of vertebral fractures as a complication of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  4. doi request reprint Skeletal Characteristics of WNT1 Osteoporosis in Children and Young Adults
    Riikka E Mäkitie
    Folkhälsan Institute of Genetics and University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 31:1734-42. 2016
    ..Genetic testing of children or close relatives of affected individuals is recommended for appropriate preventive measures. © 2016 American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. ..
  5. doi request reprint Cartilage-hair hypoplasia with normal height in childhood - four patients with a unique genotype
    Paula Klemetti
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Genet . 2017
    ..The milder growth retardation related to this particular genotype was not associated with less severe extra-skeletal manifestations, emphasizing the need for careful follow-up also in those CHH patients with mild skeletal manifestations...
  6. doi request reprint Impaired bone health in inflammatory bowel disease: a case-control study in 80 pediatric patients
    Saila Laakso
    Children s Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital and University of Helsinki, P O Box 281, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Calcif Tissue Int 91:121-30. 2012
    ..02). IBD in childhood was associated with low aBMD and reduced bone mass accrual relative to muscle mass; the risk for subclinical VFs may be increased. These observations warrant careful follow-up and active preventive measures...
  7. doi request reprint Pubertal development is normal in adolescents after renal transplantation in childhood
    Juuso Tainio
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Transplantation 92:404-9. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the pubertal development in adolescents after renal transplantation (RTx) in childhood...
  8. doi request reprint Timing of dental development in osteogenesis imperfecta patients with and without bisphosphonate treatment
    Ilkka Vuorimies
    Folkhalsan Institute of Genetics, Helsinki, Finland Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Bone 94:29-33. 2017
    ..To conclude, OI itself was found to lead to advanced dental development. Bisphosphonate treatment had a delaying effect in all the three aspects studied, resulting in a rate of dental development indistinguishable from normal...
  9. pmc Low Copy Number of the AMY1 Locus Is Associated with Early-Onset Female Obesity in Finland
    Heli Viljakainen
    Children s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 10:e0131883. 2015
    ..A recent report identified an association between AMY1 copy numbers and BMI in common obesity. The present study investigated the relationship between AMY1 copy number, BMI and serum amylase in childhood-onset obesity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of fractures in children after solid organ transplantation: a 5-year prospective, population-based study
    Ilkka Helenius
    Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 21:380-7. 2006
    ..35 fractures/1000 persons/year; p < 0.001) in the study group compared with the control population. Thus, screening of vertebral fractures at regular intervals is recommended, and preventive strategies should be studied...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bone densitometry in the diagnosis of vertebral fractures in children: accuracy of vertebral fracture assessment
    Mervi K Mäyränpää
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Finland
    Bone 41:353-9. 2007
    ..It is unknown whether the method could be used in pediatrics. This study evaluated the diagnostic accuracy of DXA images in vertebral fracture assessment (VFA) in children...