PUBLICATIONS FROM THE FINNISH CANCER REGISTRY 1953-2016 by J. Pitkäniemi   20.09.2016

2015   2014   2013   


He, L., Sillanpää, M.J., Silventoinen, K., Kaprio, J. and Pitkäniemi, J.: Estimating modifying effect of age on genetic and environmental variance components in twin models. Genetics 2016; 202: 1313-1328.

Heikkinen, S., Koskenvuo, M., Malila, N., Sarkeala, T., Pukkala, E. and Pitkäniemi, J.: Use of exogenous hormones and the risk of breast cancer: results from self-reported survey data with validity assessment. Cancer Causes Control 2016; 27: 249-258.

Heikkinen, S., Miettinen, J., Koskenvuo, M., Huovinen, R., Pitkäniemi, J., Sarkeala, T. and Malila, N.: Proportion of women with self-reported opportunistic mammography before organized screening. Acta Oncol. 2016; 55: 865-869.

Koskenvuo, L., Pitkäniemi, J., Rantanen, M. and Lepistö, A.: Impact of screening on survival in familial adenomatous polyposis. J. Clin. Gastroenterol. 2016; 50: 40-44.

Leinonen, M.K., Rantanen, M., Pitkäniemi, J. and Malila, N.: Coverage and accuracy of myeloproliferative and myelodysplastic neoplasms in the Finnish Cancer Registry. Acta Oncol. 2016; 55: 782-786.

Pitkäniemi, J. and Malila, N.: Miten suolistosyövän seulonta toteutuu Suomessa? (e) Duodecim 2016; 132: 5-6. (in Finnish)

Seppä, K., Hakulinen, T., Läärä, E. and Pitkäniemi, J.: Comparing net survival estimators of cancer patients. Statist. Med. 2016; 35: 1866-1879.

Seppä, K., Pitkäniemi, J., Malila, N. and Hakama, M.: Age-related incidence of cervical cancer supports two aetiological components: a population-based register study. BJOG 2016; 123: 772-778.

Singh, D., Pitkäniemi, J., Malila N. and Anttila, A.: Cumulative risk of false positive test in relation to breast symptoms in mammography screening: a historical prospective cohort study. Breast Cancer Res. Treat. 2016; 159: 305-313.

Uusitalo, E., Rantanen, M., Kallionpää, R.A., Pöyhönen, M., Leppävirta, J., Ylä-Outinen, H., Riccardi, V.M., Pukkala, E., Pitkäniemi, J., Peltonen, S. and Peltonen, J.: Distinctive cancer associations in patients with neurofibromatosis type 1. J. Clin. Oncol. 2016; 34: 1978-1986.


He, L., Pitkäniemi, J., Sarin, A.-P. , Salomaa, V., Sillanpää, M.J. and Ripatti, S.: Hierarchical Bayesian model for rare variant association analysis integrating genotype uncertainty in human sequence data. Genet. Epidemiol. 2015; 39: 89-100.

Heikkinen, S., Pitkäniemi, J., Sarkeala, T., Malila, N. and Koskenvuo, M.: Does hair dye use increase the risk of breast cancer? A population-based case-control study of Finnish women. PLoS ONE 10(8): e0135190. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0135190.

Pitkäniemi, J. and Haukka, J.: Enemmän irti p-arvosta. Suom. Lääk.-L. 2015; 70: 665-668. (in Finnish)

Pitkäniemi, J., Seppä, K., Hakama, M., Malminiemi, O., Palva, T., Vuoristo, M.-S., Järvinen, H., Paimela, H., Pikkarainen, P., Anttila, A., Elovainio, L., Hakulinen, T., Karjalainen, S., Pylkkänen, L., Rautalahti, M., Sarkeala, T., Vertio, H. and Malila, N.: Effectiveness of screening for colorectal cancer with a faecal occult-blood test in Finland. BMJ Open Gastro 2015;2:e000034,doi:10.1136/bmjgast-2015-000034.


He, L., Sillanpää, M.J., Ripatti, S. and Pitkäniemi, J.: Bayesian latent variable collapsing model for detecting rare variant interaction effect in twin study. Genet. Epidemiol. 2014; 38: 310-324.

Lahti, R.A., Pitkäniemi, J., Jones, A.W., Sajantila, A., Poikolainen, K. and Vuori, E.: Cause and manner of death and phase of the blood alcohol curve. Forensic Sci. Int. 2014; 244: 306-312.

Loukola, A., Wedenoja, J., Keskitalo-Vuokko, K., Broms, U., Korhonen, T., Ripatti, S., Sarin, A.-P., Pitkäniemi, J., He, L., Häppölä, A., Heikkilä, K., Chou, Y.-L., Pergadia, M.L., Montgomery, G.W., Martin, N.G., Madden, P.A.F. and Kaprio, J.: Genome-wide association study on detailed profiles of smoking behavior and nicotine dependence in a twin sample. Mol. Psychiatry 2014; 19: 615-624.


Hannus, S., Kauppila, T., Pitkäniemi, J. and Launonen, K.: Use of language tests when identifying specific language impairment in primary health care. Folia Phoniatr. Logop. 2013; 65: 40-46.

Heikkinen, S.M.M., Pitkäniemi, J.M., Kilpeläinen, M.L. and Koskenvuo, M.J.: Does farm environment protect against type 1 diabetes mellitus? Diab. Vasc. Dis. Res. 2013; 10: 375-377.

Hällfors, J., Loukola, A., Pitkäniemi, J., Broms, U., Männistö, S., Salomaa, V., Heliövaara, M., Lehtimäki, T., Raitakari, O., Madden P.A.F., Heath, A.C., Montgomery, G.W., Martin, N.G., Korhonen, T. and Kaprio, J.: Scrutiny of the CHRNA5-CHRNA3-CHRNB4 smoking behaviour locus reveals a novel association with alcohol use in a Finnish population based study. Int. J. Mol. Epidemiol. Genet. 2013; 4: 109-119.

Koponen, A., Vahtera, J., Pitkäniemi, J., Virtanen, M., Pentti, J., Simonsen-Rehn, N., Kivimäki, M. and Suominen, S.: Job strain and supervisor support in primary care health centres and glycaemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional study. BMJ 2013; 3:e002297. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2012-002297.

Kärkkäinen, S., Pitkäniemi, J., Silventoinen, K., Svedberg, P., Huunan-Seppälä, A., Koskenvuo, K., Koskenvuo, M., Alexanderson, K., Kaprio, J. and Ropponen, A.: Disability pension due to musculoskeletal diagnoses: importance of work-related factors in a prospective cohort study of Finnish twins. Scand. J. Work Environ. Health 2013; 39: 343-350.