Published in 2015

This page lists details of English-language publications by our researchers which have been published outside our own series. The publications are listed alphabetically according to the author's name.


Aaltonen K, Miettinen J, Airio I, Martikainen JE, Saastamoinen LK. Cost-related barriers to use of health services and prescription medicines in Finland. A cross-sectional survey. Eur J Public Health 2015; 25 (3): 368–372.

Appelqvist-Schmidlechner K, Wessman J, Salmelainen U, Tuulio-Henriksson A, Luoma M. Rehabilitation for students diagnosed with depression and/or anxiety disorder. Feasibility and perceived impacy of the OPI group rehabilitation program. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation 2015 (19).

Arvonen M, Virta L, Pokka T, Kroger L, Vahasalo P. Repeated exposure to antibiotics in infancy. A predisposing factor for juvenile idiopathic arthritis or a sign of this group's greater susceptibility to infections? J Rheumatol 2015; 42 (3): 521–526.

Fritzell J, Rehnberg J, Bacchus Hertzman J, Blomgren J. Absolute or relative? A comparative analysis of the relationship between poverty and mortality. Int J Public Health 2015; 60: 101–110.

Hakkarainen, K, Kivioja A, Saastamoinen LK. Drug prices in Finland. In: Baban ZUD, ed. Pharmaceutical prices in the 21st century. Cham: Springer 1, 2015: 93–112.

Hakovirta, M, Haataja A, Eydal GB, Rostgaard T. Fathers’ rights to family cash benefits in Nordic countries in fatherhood in the Nordic welfare states. In: Eydal GB, Rostgaard T, eds. Fatherhood in the Nordic welfare states. Comparing care policies and practice. Bristol: Policy Press, 2015: 79–99.

Härkönen M, Timonen J, Tervola J, Aaltonen K. Income differences in the type of antihypertensive medicines used in ambulatory settings in Finland. A register-based study. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2015; 71 (10): 1263–1270.

Harra T, Salminen A. Using reciprocal relationships to avoid the inclusion trap. WFOT Bulletin 2015; 71 (2): 96–100.

Helne T, Hirvilammi T. Towards the sustainability transition. The dynamic of relational wellbeing. Prague: ESA, European Sociological Association, 2015.

Helne T, Hirvilammi T. Wellbeing and sustainability. A relational approach. Sustainable Development 2015 (23): 167–175.

Hiilamo H, Haataja A, Merikukka M. Children who do not attend day care. What are the implications for educational outcomes? Families And Societies, Working Paper Series 42, 2015.

Kangas O, Kalliomaa-Puha L. ESPN Country Profile. Finland. Brussels: European Commission, 2015.

Kangas O, Kalliomaa-Puha L. ESPN Semester Report. Finland. Brussels: European Commission, 2015.

Kangas O, Kalliomaa-Puha L. ESPN Thematic Report on Minimum Income. Finland. Brussels: European Commission, 2015.

Kangas O, Kalliomaa-Puha L. ESPN Thematic Report on Social Investment. Finland. Brussels: European Commission, 2015.

Kauppi P, Linna M, Jantunen J, et al. Chronic comorbidities contribute to the burden and costs of persistent asthma. Mediators Inflamm 2015; 819194.

Kerola A, Kauppi MJ, Nieminen T, et al. Psychiatric and cardiovascular comorbidities as causes of long-term work disability among individuals with recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis. Scand J Rheumatol 2015; 44 (2): 87–92.

Kerola A, Nieminen TV, Virta L, et al. No increased cardiovascular mortality among early rheumatoid arthritis patients. A nationwide register study in 2000-2008. Clin Exp Rheumatol 2015; 33 (3): 391–398.

Koskinen H, Mikkola H, Saastamoinen LK, Ahola E, Martikainen JE. Time series analysis on the impact of generic substitution and reference pricing on antipsychotic costs in Finland. Value Health 2015; 18 (8): 1105–1112.

Kurko T, Saastamoinen LK, Tähkäpää S, et al. Long-term use of benzodiazepines. Definitions, prevalence and usage pattern. A systematic review of register-based studies. European Psychiatry 2015; 30: 1037–1047.

Kurko T, Saastamoinen LK, Tähkäpää S, et al. Long-term use of benzodiatsepines. Definitions, prevalence, and usage patterns. A systematic review of register-based studies. European Psychiatry 2015; 30 (8): 1037–1047.

Maljanen T, Knekt P, Lindfors O, et al. The cost-effectiveness of short-term and long-term psychotherapy in the treatment of depressive and anxiety disorders during a 5-year follow-up. Journal of Affective Disorders 2015; 190: 254–263.

Maljanen T, Martikainen JE, Koskinen H, Vogler S. Prices of pharmaceuticals under a generic price linkage system and a reference price system. Comparison of Austria and Finland. Value Health 2015; 18 (7): A337–A337.

Metsälä J, Lundqvist A, Virta L, Kaila M, Gissler M, Virtanen SM. Prenatal and post-natal exposure to antibiotics and risk of asthma in childhood. Clin Exp Allergy 2015; 45 (1): 137–145.

Paunio T, Korhonen T, Hublin C, et al. Poor sleep predicts symptoms of depression and disability retirement due to depression. J Affect Disord 2015; 172C: 381–389.

Raitasalo K, Holmila M, Autti-Rämö I, Martikainen JE, Sorvala VM, Makela P. Benzodiazepine use among mothers of small children. A register-based cohort study. Addiction 2015; 110 (4): 636–643.

Saari A, Virta L, Dunkel L, Sankilampi U. Stunted growth after inhaled corticosteroid use during the first 24 months of life. Horm Res Paediatr 2015; 84: 37.

Saari A, Virta L, Sankilampi U, Dunkel L, Saxen H. Antibiotic exposure in infancy and risk of being overweight in the first 24 months of life. Pediatrics 2015; 135 (4): 617–626.

Saastamoinen LK, Verho J. Register-based indicators for potentially inappropriate medication in high-cost patients with excessive polypharmacy. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 2015; 24 (6): 610–618.

Valaste M. Adjustment for covariate measurement errors in complex surveys. A simulation study of three competing methods. Helsinki: Helsinki University, 2015.

Valtonen M, Raiskila T, Veijola J, et al. Enhancing sense of coherence via earlty intervention among depressed occupational health care clients. Nord J Psychiatry 2015; 69 (7): 151–522.

Vogler S, Martikainen JE. Pharmaceutical Pricing in Europe. In: Zaheer-Ud-Din Babar, ed. Pharmaceutical Prices in the 21st Century. London: Springer, 2015: 343–370.

Vuori M. Revisiting local responses to mass violence. Journal of Risk Research 2015; DOI: 10.1080/13669877.2014.1003317 (Published online 5 Feb 2015).

Vuori M. Social solidarity and fear of crime. Community and individual approaches in responses to mass violence after school shootings. Turku: Turun yliopisto, Annales Universitatis Turkuensis B397, 2015.

Wikström A, Tuulio-Henriksson A, Perälä J, Saarni S, Suvisaari J. Psychotic-like experiences (PLE's) in middle-aged adults. Schizophr Res 2015; 169 (1–3): 313–317.