Tiina Luukkaala

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Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi Effect of family history on the incidence of varicose veins: a population-based follow-up study in Finland
    Tiina M Ahti
    Tampere School of Public Health, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Angiology 60:487-91. 2009
  2. doi Effect of family history on the risk of varicose veins is affected by differential misclassification
    Tiina M Ahti
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:686-90. 2010
  3. doi Lifestyle factors and varicose veins: does cross-sectional design result in underestimate of the risk?
    T M Ahti
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere 33014, Finland
    Phlebology 25:201-6. 2010
  4. pmc Inflammation, adiposity, and mortality in the oldest old
    Inna Lisko
    Gerontology Research Center, School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland
    Rejuvenation Res 15:445-52. 2012
  5. doi Persons with varicose veins have a high subsequent incidence of arterial disease: a population-based study in Tampere, Finland
    Liisa A Mäkivaara
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Angiology 58:704-9. 2007
  6. doi Predictors of mortality in men and women aged 90 and older: a nine-year follow-up study in the Vitality 90+ study
    Kristina Tiainen
    Gerontology Research Center and School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland
    Age Ageing 42:468-75. 2013
  7. doi Subjective well-being in Finnish adolescents experiencing family violence
    Sari Lepistö
    School of Health Sciences, Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Fam Nurs 18:200-33. 2012
  8. ncbi A new approach to measuring work-related well-being
    Reetta Orsila
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 17:341-59. 2011
  9. doi Adolescents' experiences of coping with domestic violence
    Sari Lepistö
    Sari Lepistö MNSc RN PhD Student Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Adv Nurs 66:1232-45. 2010
  10. doi Body mass index, waist circumference, and waist-to-hip ratio as predictors of mortality in nonagenarians: the Vitality 90+ Study
    Inna Lisko
    School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1244-50. 2011

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  1. doi Effect of family history on the incidence of varicose veins: a population-based follow-up study in Finland
    Tiina M Ahti
    Tampere School of Public Health, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Angiology 60:487-91. 2009
    ..8; 95% confidence interval, 1.1-2.8) and men 1.4 (95% confidence interval, 0.7-2.6). There is likely to be a hereditary component of varicose veins, but it is substantially less than usually proposed in literature...
  2. doi Effect of family history on the risk of varicose veins is affected by differential misclassification
    Tiina M Ahti
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:686-90. 2010
    ..We assessed differential misclassification in self-reported family history of varicose veins by comparing consistency of subject's own varicose vein status and the consistency of information on varicose veins in family members...
  3. doi Lifestyle factors and varicose veins: does cross-sectional design result in underestimate of the risk?
    T M Ahti
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere 33014, Finland
    Phlebology 25:201-6. 2010
    ..To assess whether smoking, alcohol drinking and dietary factors are linked with varicose veins...
  4. pmc Inflammation, adiposity, and mortality in the oldest old
    Inna Lisko
    Gerontology Research Center, School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland
    Rejuvenation Res 15:445-52. 2012
    ..We investigated the association of inflammatory markers with body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) in nonagenarians, and the combined effects of BMI, WC, WHR, and inflammatory status on mortality...
  5. doi Persons with varicose veins have a high subsequent incidence of arterial disease: a population-based study in Tampere, Finland
    Liisa A Mäkivaara
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Angiology 58:704-9. 2007
    ..8-1.3; n = 2,915). Varicose veins are a risk indicator of arterial disease but not of hypertension. Varicose veins likely do not cause arterial disease, but they may have common causes that, however, are not related with hypertension...
  6. doi Predictors of mortality in men and women aged 90 and older: a nine-year follow-up study in the Vitality 90+ study
    Kristina Tiainen
    Gerontology Research Center and School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland
    Age Ageing 42:468-75. 2013
    ..information about the predictors of mortality among the oldest-old is limited. Also possible gender differences are poorly known...
  7. doi Subjective well-being in Finnish adolescents experiencing family violence
    Sari Lepistö
    School of Health Sciences, Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Fam Nurs 18:200-33. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi A new approach to measuring work-related well-being
    Reetta Orsila
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 17:341-59. 2011
    ..50-.94 (p < .001). The reliability of the short version was comparable to that of the original questionnaire. The short one could also be suitable for Internet and mobile questionnaire applications...
  9. doi Adolescents' experiences of coping with domestic violence
    Sari Lepistö
    Sari Lepistö MNSc RN PhD Student Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Adv Nurs 66:1232-45. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of a study of experiences of domestic violence and coping among ninth-grade (14-17 years old) adolescents...
  10. doi Body mass index, waist circumference, and waist-to-hip ratio as predictors of mortality in nonagenarians: the Vitality 90+ Study
    Inna Lisko
    School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1244-50. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association of BMI, waist circumference (WC), and waist-to-hip ratio with mortality in nonagenarians...
  11. doi Unemployment, depressiveness and disability retirement: a follow-up study of the Finnish HeSSup population sample
    Tiina Lamberg
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:259-64. 2010
    ..In this study we sought potential connections between these two epidemics. We assumed that depressiveness incurs a higher risk of disability retirement among the unemployed than among the employed population...
  12. doi Witnessing and experiencing domestic violence: a descriptive study of adolescents
    Sari Lepistö
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Caring Sci 25:70-80. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to describe the experiences of different types of domestic violence among adolescents and associations between the family background and different types of domestic violence...
  13. ncbi Sick leaves in four factories--do characteristics of employees and work conditions explain differences in sickness absence between workplaces?
    Pekka Virtanen
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 34:260-6. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi Urinary incontinence in a Finnish population aged 70 and over. Prevalence of types, associated factors and self-reported treatments
    Maria Nuotio
    Vaasa City Hospital, University of Tampere, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 21:182-7. 2003
    ..To describe the prevalence, associated factors and self-reported treatments of different types of incontinence in a random older population...
  15. doi COPD, chronic bronchitis and capacity for day-to-day activities: negative impact of illness on the health-related quality of life
    Merja Kanervisto
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland
    Chron Respir Dis 7:207-15. 2010
    ..People with chronic bronchitis experienced their daily life to be worse compared with the general population. Reductions in physical functioning for women and especially with COPD were also noteworthy...
  16. doi Comorbidity between depression and antisocial behaviour in middle adolescence: the role of perceived social support
    Minna Ritakallio
    University of Tampere, Tampere School of Public Health, Tampere, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 64:164-71. 2010
    ..Thus, perceived social support did not explain the found comorbidity between depression and antisocial behaviour...
  17. pmc Interprofessional collaboration in the detection of and early intervention in child maltreatment: employees' experiences
    Jaana Inkilä
    School of Health Sciences Nursing Science, University of Tampere, FI 33014 Tampere, Finland Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Hyvinkaa Hospital, Sairaalankatu 1, FI 05850 Hyvinkää, Finland
    Nurs Res Pract 2013:186414. 2013
    ..The research evidence can also be utilized in an international context when developing collaboration between different fields...
  18. doi Frequency and clinical correlates of radiographic patterns of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in very low birth weight infants by term age
    Elina Hyödynmaa
    Paediatric Research Centre, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Pediatr 171:95-102. 2012
    ..Sixty-two percent of the infants with radiographic BPD were not oxygen dependent at 36 weeks postmenstrual age (PMA). Seventeen (89.5%) of the 19 infants who needed oxygen supplementation at 36 weeks PMA also had abnormal chest X-rays...
  19. ncbi Herpes simplex virus and risk of cervical cancer: a longitudinal, nested case-control study in the nordic countries
    Matti Lehtinen
    School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Finland
    Am J Epidemiol 156:687-92. 2002
    ..6, 1.7) and 0.7 (95% CI: 0.3, 1.6), respectively, for HPV seropositives. In the meta-analysis, the relative risk for HSV-2 was 0.9 (95% CI: 0.6, 1.3). In both sets of data, HSV-2 did not play a role in cervical carcinogenesis...
  20. ncbi Perceived mental stress and reactions in heart rate variability--a pilot study among employees of an electronics company
    Reetta Orsila
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, and Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 14:275-83. 2008
    ..73 and r=-.60, respectively). The analysis shows that as the RMSSD and TINN value differences increase from night to morning, the stress decreases...
  21. doi Out-of-hospital deliveries have risen involving greater neonatal morbidity: Risk factors in out-of-hospital deliveries in one University Hospital region in Finland
    Katja Ovaskainen
    School of Medicine Doctoral Programme, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 104:1248-52. 2015
    ..Most Finnish births take place in hospital, but out-of-hospital deliveries (OHDs) have increased. This study evaluated trends and reasons for OHDs in the Tampere University Hospital catchment area...
  22. doi Inflammatory markers and physical performance among nonagenarians
    Kristina Tiainen
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, FI 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:658-63. 2010
    ..This study examined associations between inflammatory markers and physical performance among nonagenarians...
  23. doi Measuring parents' perceptions of care: psychometric development of a research instrument
    Hanna Maijala
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Fam Nurs 15:343-59. 2009
    ..The construct validity of the scale was assessed by item analysis, and internal consistency was assessed by Cronbach's alpha values. The results of the statistical analysis are sufficient to encourage further psychometric development...
  24. ncbi Renal cell carcinoma MIB-1, Bax and Bcl-2 expression and prognosis
    Jukka P Kallio
    Department of Urology, Pathology, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Urol 172:2158-61. 2004
    ..We evaluated Bax and Bcl-2 levels in RCC, and their associations with prognosis, proliferation and traditional prognostic factors...