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Population Alcohol Consumption as a Predictor of Alcohol-Specific Deaths: A Time-Series Analysis of Aggregate Data.

Alcohol Alcohol 2017 Nov;52(6):685-691

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Ilmattarentie 7A, 00610 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agx053DOI Listing
November 2017

A Note on the Statistical Power of Regression Analysis.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Alcohol 2017 09;52(5):625

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agx036DOI Listing
September 2017

Response to Dr Holmes and Dr Angus.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Alcohol 2017 03;52(2):265-266

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Ilmattarentie 7A, 00610 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agw104DOI Listing
March 2017

Response to Dr Holmes and Dr Angus.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Alcohol 2017 Mar;52(2):266

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agx007DOI Listing
March 2017

Does the Tail Wag the Dog? Abstainers, Alcohol Dependence, Heavy Episodic Drinkers and Total Alcohol Consumption.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Alcohol 2017 Jan 3;52(1):80-83. Epub 2016 Nov 3.

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Tukholmankatu 8B, 00014 Helsinki, Finland

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agw083DOI Listing
January 2017

Healthy Former Drinkers Have Higher Mortality Than Light Drinkers.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Alcohol 2016 Nov 27;51(6):772-773. Epub 2016 Aug 27.

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agw062DOI Listing
November 2016

The Weakness of Stern Alcohol Control Policies.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Alcohol 2016 Jan 6;51(1):93-7. Epub 2015 Jul 6.

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agv081DOI Listing
January 2016

Subjective measures of binge drinking and alcohol-specific adverse health outcomes: a prospective cohort study.

Addiction 2012 Feb 26;107(2):323-30. Epub 2011 Oct 26.

Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2011.03596.xDOI Listing
February 2012

Risk factors for alcohol-specific hospitalizations and deaths: prospective cohort study.

Alcohol Alcohol 2011 May-Jun;46(3):342-8. Epub 2011 Mar 25.

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, FI-00271 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agr013DOI Listing
January 2012

Under-recording of ethanol intoxication and poisoning in cause-of-death data: causes and consequences.

Forensic Sci Int 2011 Oct 25;212(1-3):121-5. Epub 2011 Jun 25.

Hjelt Institute, Department of Forensic Medicine, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2011.05.029DOI Listing
October 2011

Level of alcohol response is not a risk factor for alcohol dependence.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Clin Exp Res 2010 Dec 14;34(12):2001; author reply 2002-3. Epub 2010 Oct 14.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1530-0277.2010.01294.xDOI Listing
December 2010

Alcohol consumption and all-cause mortality among elderly in Finland.

Drug Alcohol Depend 2010 Jan 25;106(2-3):212-8. Epub 2009 Sep 25.

National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2009.08.017DOI Listing
January 2010

Binge drinking and depressive symptoms: a 5-year population-based cohort study.

Addiction 2009 Jul 11;104(7):1168-78. Epub 2009 May 11.

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, P.O. Box 41, Helsinki 00014, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2009.02577.xDOI Listing
July 2009

Increased stroke risk is related to a binge-drinking habit.

Stroke 2008 Dec 2;39(12):3179-84. Epub 2008 Oct 2.

National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.108.520817DOI Listing
December 2008

The magic to make the 'preventive effect' of alcohol disappear and reappear.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Addiction 2008 Nov;103(11):1905; author reply 1905-7

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2008.02344.xDOI Listing
November 2008

Hazardous drinking: prevalence and associations in the Finnish general population.

Alcohol Clin Exp Res 2008 Sep 8;32(9):1615-22. Epub 2008 Jul 8.

Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1530-0277.2008.00740.xDOI Listing
September 2008

Childhood and current determinants of heavy drinking in early adulthood.

Alcohol Alcohol 2008 Jul-Aug;43(4):460-9. Epub 2008 Mar 25.

Department of Health and Functional Capacity, National Public Health Institute (KTL), Mannerheimintie 166, FI-00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agn018DOI Listing
August 2008

Alcohol consumption, abstaining, health utility, and quality of life--a general population survey in Finland.

Alcohol Alcohol 2008 May-Jun;43(3):376-86. Epub 2008 Feb 1.

National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agn003DOI Listing
July 2008

[Not Available].

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Duodecim 2007 ;123(9):1007-8

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April 2008

Magnesium treatment in alcoholics: a randomized clinical trial.

Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 2008 Jan 25;3. Epub 2008 Jan 25.

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1747-597X-3-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2265283PMC
January 2008

Do the protective effects fade away?

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Addiction 2007 Oct;102(10):1586-7

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, FIN 00531, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2007.01995.xDOI Listing
October 2007

The association of alcohol dependency with employment probability: evidence from the population survey 'Health 2000 in Finland'.

Health Econ 2007 Jul;16(7):739-54

Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hec.1201DOI Listing
July 2007

Alcohol and the preventive paradox: serious harms and drinking patterns.

Addiction 2007 Apr 6;102(4):571-8. Epub 2007 Feb 6.

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, FIN-00531 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2006.01740.xDOI Listing
April 2007

Alcohol tax cuts and increase in alcohol-positive sudden deaths: a time-series intervention analysis.

Addiction 2007 Mar;102(3):362-8

Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2006.01715.xDOI Listing
March 2007

Abstaining from alcohol and labour market underperformance--have we forgotten the 'dry' alcoholics?

Alcohol Alcohol 2006 Sep-Oct;41(5):574-9. Epub 2006 Jul 19.

The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy, Lönnrotinkatu 4B, 00120 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agl051DOI Listing
January 2007

Heavy drinking occasions and depression.

Alcohol Alcohol 2006 May-Jun;41(3):293-9. Epub 2006 Feb 20.

Department of Public Health and General Practice, University of Kuopio, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agh246DOI Listing
November 2006

Currently active and remitted alcohol dependence in a nationwide adult general population--results from the Finnish Health 2000 study.

Alcohol Alcohol 2006 May-Jun;41(3):315-20. Epub 2006 Feb 21.

Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN-00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agh240DOI Listing
November 2006

Major depressive episode related to long unemployment and frequent alcohol intoxication.

Nord J Psychiatry 2005 ;59(6):486-91

National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08039480500360872DOI Listing
May 2006

Pattern of drinking and fatal injury: a population-based follow-up study of Finnish men.

Addiction 2005 Dec;100(12):1851-9

Alcohol and Drug Research Group, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2005.01258.xDOI Listing
December 2005

Heavy and nonheavy drinking occasions, all-cause and cardiovascular mortality and hospitalizations: a follow-up study in a population with a low consumption level.

J Stud Alcohol 2005 Nov;66(6):722-8

Alcohol and Drug Research Group, STAKES, P.O. Box 220, 00531 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.15288/jsa.2005.66.722DOI Listing
November 2005

Alcohol and coronary heart disease risk--is there an unknown confounder?

Addiction 2005 Aug;100(8):1150-7

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2005.001126.xDOI Listing
August 2005

Job strain, effort-reward imbalance, and heavy drinking: a study in 40,851 employees.

J Occup Environ Med 2005 May;47(5):503-13

Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.jom.0000161734.81375.25DOI Listing
May 2005

DSM-IV mood-, anxiety- and alcohol use disorders and their comorbidity in the Finnish general population--results from the Health 2000 Study.

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2005 Jan;40(1):1-10

Dept. of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-005-0848-7DOI Listing
January 2005

Fear of nuclear war increases the risk of common mental disorders among young adults: a five-year follow-up study.

BMC Public Health 2004 Sep 30;4:42. Epub 2004 Sep 30.

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, PO Box 220, FIN-00531 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-4-42DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC526205PMC
September 2004

Use of health services for major depressive episode in Finland.

J Affect Disord 2004 Apr;79(1-3):105-12

National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0165-0327(02)00342-7DOI Listing
April 2004

[What can be done in order to control the adverse effects of alcohol?].

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Duodecim 2003 ;119(24):2477-8

Alkoholitutkimussäätiö PL 220, 00531 Helsinki.

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March 2004

Best patterns of drinking for the heart.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Addiction 2004 Mar;99(3):276-7

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2004.00652.xDOI Listing
March 2004

The disulfiram-ethanol reaction (DER) experience.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Addiction 2004 Jan;99(1):26; author reply 27-8

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, PO Box 220, FIN-00531, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2004.00612.xDOI Listing
January 2004

Accuracy of quantity-frequency and graduated frequency questionnaires in measuring alcohol intake: comparison with daily diary and commonly used laboratory markers.

Alcohol Alcohol 2002 Nov-Dec;37(6):573-6

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, P O Box 220, FIN-00531 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/37.6.573DOI Listing
March 2003

A nice try that fails: the Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU) evaluation of the effect of treatment of alcohol and drug problems: the epidemiologist's view.

Authors:
Kari Poikolainen

Alcohol Alcohol 2002 Sep-Oct;37(5):416-8

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, PO Box 220, FIN-00531 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/37.5.416DOI Listing
November 2002

Alcohol intake and sickness absence: a curvilinear relation.

Am J Epidemiol 2002 Nov;156(10):969-76

Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwf138DOI Listing
November 2002

Predictors of mental distress in early adulthood: a five-year follow-up of 709 high-school students.

Nord J Psychiatry 2002 ;56(2):121-5

National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Mannerheimintie 166, FI-00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/080394802753617935DOI Listing
August 2002

Alcohol sales and fatal alcohol poisonings: a time-series analysis.

Addiction 2002 Aug;97(8):1037-40

Finnish Foundation for Alcohol Studies, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1360-0443.2002.00177.xDOI Listing
August 2002

Depressive symptoms in adolescence as predictors of early adulthood depressive disorders and maladjustment.

Am J Psychiatry 2002 Jul;159(7):1235-7

Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Iirislahdenranta 30, FIN-02230 Espoo, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.159.7.1235DOI Listing
July 2002

Psychiatric treatment seeking and psychosocial impairment among young adults with depression.

J Affect Disord 2002 Jun;70(1):35-47

Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN-00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0165-0327(01)00316-0DOI Listing
June 2002

Opposite associations of carbohydrate-deficient transferrin and gamma-glutamyltransferase with prevalent coronary heart disease.

Arch Intern Med 2002 Apr;162(7):817-21

University of Helsinki, Department of Public Health, PO Box 41, FIN-00014 University of Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.162.7.817DOI Listing
April 2002

Threat of nuclear war related to increased anxiety and psychosomatic symptoms among adolescents.

Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 1994 Jan;3(1):46-51

National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01977611DOI Listing
January 1994