Publications by authors named "Arja Harila-Saari"

72Publications

Vitamin D status in children with leukemia, its predictors, and association with outcome.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2020 04 11;67(4):e28163. Epub 2020 Jan 11.

Department of Women's and Children's Health, University Children's Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden.

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April 2020

The spectrum of acute central nervous system symptoms during the treatment of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2020 02 1;67(2):e27999. Epub 2019 Nov 1.

Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Helsinki University Hospital and Helsinki University, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.27999DOI Listing
February 2020

Trends in age- and sex-adjusted body mass index and the prevalence of malnutrition in children with cancer over 42 months after diagnosis: a single-center cohort study.

Eur J Pediatr 2020 Jan 28;179(1):91-98. Epub 2019 Oct 28.

Department of Children and Adolescents, Oulu University Hospital and PEDEGO Research Unit, University of Oulu, Kajaanintie 52, 90220, Oulu, Finland.

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January 2020

Prevalence of chronic hepatitis C virus infection among childhood cancer survivors in Stockholm, Sweden.

Acta Oncol 2019 Jul 14;58(7):997-1002. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

a Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology (CLINTEC) , Karolinska Institutet , Stockholm , Sweden.

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July 2019

The radiological and clinical follow-up of osteonecrosis in cancer patients.

Acta Oncol 2019 Apr 30;58(4):505-511. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

f Department of Surgery , Oulu University Hospital , Oulu , Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0284186X.2019.1566769DOI Listing
April 2019

Asparaginase treatment in infants with acute lymphoblastic leukemia; pharmacokinetics and asparaginase hypersensitivity in Interfant-06.

Leuk Lymphoma 2019 06 11;60(6):1469-1475. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

g Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine , University Hospital Rigshospitalet , Copenhagen , Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2018.1538507DOI Listing
June 2019

Sweden and Finland need to improve the support provided for the siblings of children with cancer.

Acta Paediatr 2019 02 9;108(2):369-370. Epub 2018 Nov 9.

Department of Health Care Sciences, Palliative Research Centre, Ersta Sköndal Bräcke University College, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/apa.14616
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February 2019

Vitamin D Status in Children With Hemato-Oncological Diseases in Northern Finland.

Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2019 02 8;58(2):241-244. Epub 2018 Oct 8.

1 Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0009922818806310
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February 2019

Microdeletion of 7p12.1p13, including IKZF1, causes intellectual impairment, overgrowth, and susceptibility to leukaemia.

Br J Haematol 2019 04 13;185(2):354-357. Epub 2018 Jul 13.

Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Center of Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bjh.15494DOI Listing
April 2019

Early central line-associated blood stream infections in children with cancer pose a risk for premature catheter removal.

Acta Paediatr 2019 02 27;108(2):361-366. Epub 2018 Jun 27.

Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Department of Women and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.14432DOI Listing
February 2019

Bone mineral density is compromised in very long-term survivors of irradiated childhood brain tumor.

Acta Oncol 2018 May 27;57(5):665-674. Epub 2018 Jan 27.

a Department of Pediatrics and Adolescence , PEDEGO Research Unit, Oulu University Hospital and University of Oulu , Oulu , Finland.

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May 2018

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome: Risk Factors and Impact on the Outcome in Children With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treated With Nordic Protocols.

J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2018 01;40(1):e13-e18

Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, and the Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0000000000001009DOI Listing
January 2018

Compulsory military service as a measure of later physical and cognitive performance in male survivors of childhood cancer.

Acta Oncol 2017 Dec 15;56(12):1712-1719. Epub 2017 Jul 15.

a Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine , Turku University Hospital and Turku University , Turku , Finland.

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December 2017

Early presentation of osteonecrosis in acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Two children from the Nordic and Baltic cohort.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2017 Nov 18;64(11). Epub 2017 May 18.

Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.26624DOI Listing
November 2017

Hypertriglyceridemia during asparaginase treatment in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia correlates with antithrombin activity in adolescents.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2017 Oct 25;64(10). Epub 2017 Apr 25.

Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/pbc.26559
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October 2017

Presenting features and imaging in childhood acute myeloid leukemia with central nervous system involvement.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2017 Dec 24;64(12). Epub 2017 Feb 24.

Department of Women's and Children's Health, Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.26459DOI Listing
December 2017

Hepatotoxicity During Maintenance Therapy and Prognosis in Children With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.

J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2017 04;39(3):161-166

*Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Rigshospitalet †Section of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health #The Institute Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen Denmark ‡Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital, Tampere, Finland §Department of Pediatrics, The University Hospital, Oslo, Norway ∥Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland ¶Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0000000000000733DOI Listing
April 2017

Efficacy and Toxicity of Intrathecal Liposomal Cytarabine in First-line Therapy of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.

J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2016 11;38(8):602-609

*Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University Hospital Rigshospitalet ‡Section of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health ‡‡The Institute of Clinical medicine, The Faculty of Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark †Department of Pediatrics, Astrid Lindgrens Hospital, Stockholm ¶Department of Pediatrics, Institution of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg ††Department of Pediatrics, Skåne University Hospital, Lund, Sweden §Department of Pediatrics, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavík, Iceland ∥Division of Hematology-Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Children and Adolescents, Helsinki **Department of Clinical Chemistry, Institute of Diagnostics, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland #Department of Pediatrics, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway, NY.

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November 2016

Non-graduation after comprehensive school, and early retirement but not unemployment are prominent in childhood cancer survivors-a Finnish registry-based study.

J Cancer Surviv 2017 04 6;11(2):284-294. Epub 2016 Oct 6.

Department of Pediatrics and Adolescence, Turku University Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, 20520, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11764-016-0574-zDOI Listing
April 2017

Role of neuroimaging in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and central nervous system involvement at diagnosis.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2017 01 24;64(1):64-70. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital and Department of Women's and Children's Health, Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.26182DOI Listing
January 2017

Young patients with hematologic and lymphatic malignancies have an increased risk of hip and knee arthroplasty.

Acta Oncol 2016 May 11;55(5):567-71. Epub 2016 Mar 11.

d Department of Children and Adolescents , Oulu University Hospital and University of Oulu , Oulu , Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/0284186X.2015.1119884DOI Listing
May 2016

The diagnosis and classification of osteonecrosis in patients with childhood leukemia.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2015 02 30;62(2):198-203. Epub 2014 Oct 30.

Department of Pediatrics, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.25295DOI Listing
February 2015

Detection of central nervous system involvement in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia by cytomorphology and flow cytometry of the cerebrospinal fluid.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2015 Jun 24;62(6):951-6. Epub 2014 Dec 24.

Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.25363DOI Listing
June 2015

Clinical features and early treatment response of central nervous system involvement in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014 Aug 12;61(8):1416-21. Epub 2014 Feb 12.

Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.24981DOI Listing
August 2014

Asparaginase-associated pancreatitis in children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in the NOPHO ALL2008 protocol.

Br J Haematol 2014 Apr 15;165(1):126-33. Epub 2014 Jan 15.

Department of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bjh.12733DOI Listing
April 2014

The circadian schedule for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia maintenance therapy does not influence event-free survival in the NOPHO ALL92 protocol.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014 Apr 22;61(4):653-8. Epub 2013 Nov 22.

Clinic for Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The Juliane Marie Centre, The University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.24867DOI Listing
April 2014

[Childhood leukemia].

Duodecim 2013 ;129(9):939-46

TAYS, lastenklinikka.

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July 2013

Folinic acid supplementation in higher doses is associated with graft rejection in pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 Feb 27;19(2):325-8. Epub 2012 Nov 27.

Division of Pediatrics, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology (CLINTEC), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2012.09.024DOI Listing
February 2013

Low depressive symptom and mental distress scores in adult long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2011 Apr;33(3):194-8

Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0b013e3181ff0e2eDOI Listing
April 2011

Risk factors for treatment related mortality in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2011 Apr 8;56(4):551-9. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

Department of Pediatrics, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.22719DOI Listing
April 2011

High health-related quality of life among long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010 Aug;55(2):331-6

Department of Neurology, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.22531DOI Listing
August 2010

Progressive neurocognitive impairment in young adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2009 Aug;53(2):156-61

Department of Medical Research, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.21992DOI Listing
August 2009

Osteonecrosis in children treated for lymphoma or solid tumors.

J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2008 Nov;30(11):798-802

Department of Pediatrics, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0b013e31818ab29dDOI Listing
November 2008

Scholastic achievement of children with lymphoma or Wilms tumor at the end of comprehensive education--a nationwide, register-based study.

Int J Cancer 2008 Nov;123(10):2401-5

Department of Pediatrics, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.23753DOI Listing
November 2008

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia in adolescents and young adults in Finland.

Haematologica 2008 Aug 12;93(8):1161-8. Epub 2008 Jun 12.

Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, P.O. Box 281, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12466DOI Listing
August 2008

Scholastic achievements of childhood leukemia patients: a nationwide, register-based study.

J Clin Oncol 2007 Aug;25(23):3518-24

Department of Pediatrics and Adolescence, Oulu University Hospital, OYS, Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2006.09.4987DOI Listing
August 2007

Perfusion MRI and SPECT of brain after treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Med Pediatr Oncol 2003 Feb;40(2):88-92

Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Oulu, Kajaanintie 50, 90220 Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mpo.10210DOI Listing
February 2003

Motor nervous system impairment persists in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Cancer 2002 May;94(9):2466-73

Department of Pediatrics, Oulu University Central Hospital, Oulu, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.10503DOI Listing
May 2002