Oulu Municipal Health Center

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Organization: Oulu Municipal Health Center
Country: Finland

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Systolic blood pressure, isolated systolic hypertension and risk of coronary heart disease, strokes, cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in the middle-aged population
    R Antikainen
    Health Centre Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    J Hypertens 16:577-83. 1998
  2. doi IL-6(-174) genotype associated with the extent of periodontal disease in type 1 diabetic subjects
    Taina Raunio
    Department of Periodontology and Geriatric Dentistry, Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    J Clin Periodontol 36:11-7. 2009
  3. ncbi Left ventricular hypertrophy determined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria: a different predictor in women than in men?
    R L Antikainen
    Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 20:451-9. 2006
  4. ncbi Clinical study on the effect of professional cleaning of occlusal tooth surfaces on laser fluorescence measurements
    V Anttonen
    Oulu Municipal Health Center, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Caries Res 39:280-3. 2005
  5. ncbi A follow-up study of the use of DIAGNOdent for monitoring fissure caries in children
    V Anttonen
    Oulu Municipal Health Center, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:312-8. 2004
  6. ncbi The determinants of left ventricular hypertrophy defined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria in untreated hypertensive patients
    R Antikainen
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 17:159-64. 2003
  7. ncbi Clinical study of the use of the laser fluorescence device DIAGNOdent for detection of occlusal caries in children
    V Anttonen
    Oulu Municipal Health Center, Finland
    Caries Res 37:17-23. 2003
  8. ncbi Excess mortality associated with increased pulse pressure among middle-aged men and women is explained by high systolic blood pressure
    R L Antikainen
    Health Center Hospital of Oulu and Department of Internal Medicine, Oulu University, Finland
    J Hypertens 18:417-23. 2000
  9. ncbi EPO, red cells, and serum transferrin receptor in continuous and intermittent hypoxia
    P O Koistinen
    Health Center Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:800-4. 2000
  10. doi Despite evidence-based guidelines, systolic blood pressure remains inadequately controlled in older hypertensive adults
    R L Antikainen
    Oulu City Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    J Hum Hypertens 24:439-46. 2010

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Systolic blood pressure, isolated systolic hypertension and risk of coronary heart disease, strokes, cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in the middle-aged population
    R Antikainen
    Health Centre Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    J Hypertens 16:577-83. 1998
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  2. doi IL-6(-174) genotype associated with the extent of periodontal disease in type 1 diabetic subjects
    Taina Raunio
    Department of Periodontology and Geriatric Dentistry, Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    J Clin Periodontol 36:11-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether genetic polymorphism in certain cytokine and receptor molecule genes and diabetic status associate with the extent of periodontal disease in type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  3. ncbi Left ventricular hypertrophy determined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria: a different predictor in women than in men?
    R L Antikainen
    Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 20:451-9. 2006
    ..8 and 8.5% in men, respectively. In conclusion, the greater the baseline ECG voltage sum, the greater the associated CVD mortality risk. Women tended to have a high risk of stroke mortality owing to LVH despite adjustments...
  4. ncbi Clinical study on the effect of professional cleaning of occlusal tooth surfaces on laser fluorescence measurements
    V Anttonen
    Oulu Municipal Health Center, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Caries Res 39:280-3. 2005
    ..Also in clean teeth, cleaning is advisable in cases where LF readings approach threshold level for operative intervention. The finding that uncleaned teeth gave lower values than cleaned teeth is opposite to what has been suggested...
  5. ncbi A follow-up study of the use of DIAGNOdent for monitoring fissure caries in children
    V Anttonen
    Oulu Municipal Health Center, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:312-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the utility of the laser fluorescence device DIAGNOdent for monitoring occlusal caries longitudinally as part of a routine dental check-up in a public dental clinic...
  6. ncbi The determinants of left ventricular hypertrophy defined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria in untreated hypertensive patients
    R Antikainen
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 17:159-64. 2003
    ..This study confirms the adverse association between ECG LVH and SBP and DBP, male gender, black race and decreased BMI. It also addresses the less well-known associations of blood glucose, cholesterol, smoking and alcohol consumption...
  7. ncbi Clinical study of the use of the laser fluorescence device DIAGNOdent for detection of occlusal caries in children
    V Anttonen
    Oulu Municipal Health Center, Finland
    Caries Res 37:17-23. 2003
    ..Of the three methods, radiographic examination was the least accurate. In routine dental check-ups of children, DIAGNOdent appears to be useful as an adjunct to visual examination...
  8. ncbi Excess mortality associated with increased pulse pressure among middle-aged men and women is explained by high systolic blood pressure
    R L Antikainen
    Health Center Hospital of Oulu and Department of Internal Medicine, Oulu University, Finland
    J Hypertens 18:417-23. 2000
    ..To assess the risk of death from coronary heart disease, stroke, all cardiovascular diseases and all-cause mortality associated with pulse pressure among the middle-aged population...
  9. ncbi EPO, red cells, and serum transferrin receptor in continuous and intermittent hypoxia
    P O Koistinen
    Health Center Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:800-4. 2000
    ..Erythropoietic response in 10 healthy nonsmoking volunteers exposed to normobaric hypoxia continuously or intermittently 12 h daily for 7 d was evaluated in a randomized cross-over study...
  10. doi Despite evidence-based guidelines, systolic blood pressure remains inadequately controlled in older hypertensive adults
    R L Antikainen
    Oulu City Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    J Hum Hypertens 24:439-46. 2010
    ..001) and from 16 to 30% in women (P=0.003). Hypertension care in older adults has improved in Finland during 1997 to 2007. The situation is not optimal: the main problem in this age group is high SBP...