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  • PL 63 (Haartmaninkatu 8)

    00014

    Finland

20012020

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Publications

2020

Consensus and Controversies Between Pain and Addiction Experts on the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management of Prescription Opioid Use Disorder

Kraus, M., Lintzeris, N., Bhaskar, A., Alho, H., Alon, E., Bouhassira, D., Haro, G., D'Agnone, O., Dematteis, M., Kern, K-U., Maremmani, I., Perrot, S., Sittl, R. & Pellicano, K., 2020, In : Journal of addiction medicine. 14, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

2019

Gambling involvement, type of gambling and grade point average among 18-29-year-old Finnish men and women

Latvala, T., Alho, H., Raisamo, S. & Salonen, A. H., Apr 2019, In : Nordisk Alkohol- och Narkotikatidskrift. 36, 2, p. 190-202 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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How to Support Prison Workers’ Perceived Readiness to Identify and Respond to Possible Gambling Problems: a Pilot Study from Two Finnish Prisons

Castrén, S., Lind, K., Järvinen-Tassopoulos, J., Alho, H. & Salonen, A. H., 23 Apr 2019, In : International journal of mental health and addiction.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Intranasal naloxone rapidly occupies brain mu-opioid receptors in human subjects

Johansson, J., Hirvonen, J., Lovro, Z., Ekblad, L., Kaasinen, V., Rajasilta, O., Helin, S., Tuisku, J., Siren, S., Pennanen, M., Agrawal, A., Crystal, R., Vainio, P. J., Alho, H. & Scheinin, M., Aug 2019, In : Neuropsychopharmacology. 44, 9, p. 1667-1673 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Miten opioidikorvaushoidossa olevat eroavat muista päihdeasiakkaista?

Mäkelä, N., Partanen, A., Alho, H. & Kuussaari, K., 2019, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 74, 9, p. 545-549 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Päihdelääketieteeseen tarvitaan osaajia

Levola, J., Niemelä, S., Kuurne, K., Aalto, M., Simojoki, K. & Alho, H., 2019, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 74, 33, p. 1726-1727 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Selecting an appropriate alcohol pharmacotherapy: review of recent findings

Castrén, S., Mäkelä, N. T. & Alho, H., 1 Jul 2019, In : Current Opinion in Psychiatry. 32, 4, p. 266-274 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Standards for opioid use disorder care: An assessment of Nordic approaches

Gedeon, C., Sandell, M., Birkemose, I., Kakko, J., Runarsdottir, V., Simojoki, K., Clausen, T., Nyberg, F., Littlewood, R. & Alho, H., Jun 2019, In : Nordisk alkohol- & narkotikatidskrift. 36, 3, p. 286-298 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Treating gambling disorder with as needed administration of intranasal naloxone: a pilot study to evaluate acceptability, feasibility and outcomes

Castren, S., Mäkelä, N., Haikola, J., Salonen, A. H., Crystal, R., Scheinin, M. & Alho, H., Aug 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 8, 10 p., e023728.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2018

Association between gambling harms and game types: Finnish population study

Castren, S., Perhoniemi, R., Kontto, J., Alho, H. & Salonen, A. H., 2018, In : International Gambling Studies. 18, 1, p. 124-142 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

BMC Public Health Gambling expenditure by game type among weekly gamblers in Finland

Salonen, A. H., Kontto, J., Perhoniemi, R., Alho, H. & Castren, S., 5 Jun 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 12 p., 697.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Compulsory school achievement and gambling among men and women aged 18-29 in Finland

Latvala, T., Castren, S., Alho, H. & Salonen, A., Jul 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 46, 5, p. 505-513 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Huumeidenkäyttäjä somaattisessa hoidossa

Alho, H., 2018, Akuuttihoito-opas . Mäkijärvi, M., Harjola, V-P., Päivä, H., Valli, J. & Vaula, E. (eds.). 20. uud. p. ed. Helsinki: Kustannus Oy Duodecim, p. 556-561 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Huumeongelmaisen hoito: Käypä hoito -suositus. Päivitystiivistelmä

Alho, H., Aalto, M., Castrén, S., Hytinantti, T., Kahila, H., Komulainen, J., Niemelä, S. & Simojoki, K., 2018, In : Duodecim. 134, 10, p. 1049-1051 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

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Policy responses to hepatitis C in the Nordic countries: Gaps and discrepant reporting in the Hep-Nordic study

Hep-Nordic Study Grp, 30 Jan 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 1, 17 p., 0190146.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Principles for managing OUD related to chronic pain in the Nordic countries based on a structured assessment of current practice

Kakko, J., Gedeon, C., Sandell, M., Grelz, H., Birkemose, I., Clausen, T., Runarsdottir, V., Simojoki, K., Littlewood, R., Alho, H. & Nyberg, F., 1 Jun 2018, In : Substance abuse treatment, prevention and policy. 13, 9 p., 22.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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Restrictions for reimbursement of interferon-free direct-acting antiviral drugs for HCV infection in Europe

INHSU, Marshall, A. D., Alho, H. & Grebely, J., Feb 2018, In : The Lancet gastroenterology & hepatology. 3, 2, p. 125-133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

The relationship between gambling expenditure, socio-demographics, health-related correlates and gambling behavioura cross-sectional population-based survey in Finland

Castren, S., Kontto, J., Alho, H. & Salonen, A. H., Jan 2018, In : Addiction. 113, 1, p. 91-106 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2017

Are we ready to treat hepatitis C virus in individuals with opioid use disorder: assessment of readiness in European countries on the basis of an expert-generated model

Wright, N., Reimer, J., Somaini, L., Roncero, C., Maremmani, I., Simon, N., Krajci, P., Littlewood, R., D'Agnone, O., Alho, H. & Rolland, B., Nov 2017, In : European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 29, 11, p. 1206-1214 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Attitudes towards gambling, gambling participation, and gambling-related harm: cross-sectional Finnish population studies in 2011 and 2015

Salonen, A., Alho, H. & Castren, S., 26 Jan 2017, In : BMC Public Health. 17, 11 p., 122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Dimensions of the South Oaks Gambling Screen in Finland: A cross-sectional population study

Salonen, A. H., Rosenstrom, T., Edgren, R., Volberg, R., Alho, H. & Castren, S., Jun 2017, In : Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 58, 3, p. 228-237 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Dopamine and Opioid Neurotransmission in Behavioral Addictions: A Comparative PET Study in Pathological Gambling and Binge Eating

Majuri, J., Joutsa, J., Johansson, J., Voon, V., Alakurtti, K., Parkkola, R., Lahti, T., Alho, H., Hirvonen, J., Arponen, E., Forsback, S. & Kaasinen, V., Apr 2017, In : Neuropsychopharmacology. 42, 5, p. 1169-1177

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Gender comparison of online and land-based gamblers from a nationally representative sample: Does gambling online pose elevated risk?

Edgren, R., Castren, S., Alho, H. & Salonen, A. H., Jul 2017, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 72, p. 46-56 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Opioidikorvaushoito on laajentunut ja monimuotoistunut

Partanen, A., Alho, H., Forsell, M., Kotovirta, E., Kuussaari, K., Mäkelä, N., Rönkä, S., Selin, J. & Vorma, H., 2017, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 72, 50-52, p. 2981-2985 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Peliriippuvuus ja kohtauksittainen ahmimishäiriö ovat neurobiologisesti eri sairauksia

Majuri, J., Joutsa, J., Johansson, J., Voon, V., Alakurtti, K., Parkkola, R., Lahti, T., Alho, H., Hirvonen, J., Arponen, E., Forsback, S. & Kaasinen, V., 2017, In : Duodecim. 133, 3, p. 306-307 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalOther articlesProfessional

Recommendations for buprenorphine and methadone therapy in opioid use disorder: a European consensus

Dematteis, M., Auriacombe, M., D'Agnone, O., Somaini, L., Szerman, N., Littlewood, R., Alam, F., Alho, H., Benyamina, A., Bobes, J., Daulouede, J. P., Leonardi, C., Maremmani, I., Torrens, M., Walcher, S. & Soyka, M., 2017, In : Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy. 18, 18, p. 1987-1999 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Research priorities to achieve universal access to hepatitis C prevention, management and direct-acting antiviral treatment among people who inject drugs

Grebely, J., Bruneau, J., Lazarus, J. V., Dalgard, O., Bruggmann, P., Treloar, C., Hickman, M., Hellard, M., Roberts, T., Crooks, L., Midgard, H., Larney, S., Degenhardt, L., Alho, H., Byrne, J., Dillon, J. F., Feld, J. J., Foster, G., Goldberg, D., Lloyd, A. R. & 9 others, Reimer, J., Robaeys, G., Torrens, M., Wright, N., Maremmani, I., Norton, B. L., Litwin, A. H., Dore, G. J. & Int Network Hepatitis, Sep 2017, In : International Journal of Drug Policy. 47, p. 51-60 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientificpeer-review

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Serotonin transporter density in binge eating disorder and pathological gambling: A PET study with [C-11]MADAM

Majuri, J., Joutsa, J., Johansson, J., Voon, V., Parkkola, R., Alho, H., Arponen, E. & Kaasinen, V., Dec 2017, In : European Neuropsychopharmacology. 27, 12, p. 1281-1288 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Teacher Awareness and Attitudes Regarding Adolescent Risk Behaviours: a Sample of Finnish Middle and High School Teachers

Castren, S., Temcheff, C. E., Derevensky, J., Josefsson, K., Alho, H. & Salonen, A. H., Apr 2017, In : International journal of mental health and addiction. 15, 2, p. 295-311 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2016

Addressing misuse and diversion of opioid substitution medication: guidance based on systematic evidence review and real-world experience

Wright, N., D'Agnone, O., Krajci, P., Littlewood, R., Alho, H., Reimer, J., Roncero, C., Somaini, L. & Maremmani, I., Sep 2016, In : Journal of Public Health. 38, 3, p. E368-E374 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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A Randomised, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of As-Needed Naltrexone in the Treatment of Pathological Gambling

Kovanen, L., Basnet, S., Castren, S., Pankakoski, M., Saarikoski, S. T., Partonen, T., Alho, H. & Lahti, T., 2016, In : European Addiction Research. 22, 2, p. 70-79 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Buprenorphine dosing choices in specific populations: review of expert opinion

Maremmani, I., Rolland, B., Somaini, L., Roncero, C., Reimer, J., Wright, N., Littlewood, R., Krajci, P., Alho, H., D'Agnone, O. & Simon, N., Sep 2016, In : Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy. 17, 13, p. 1727-1731 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

DECREASED MU-OPIOD RECEPTOR BINDING IN PATHOLOGICAL GAMBLING: A PET STUDY WITH [11C]CARFENTANIL

Majuri, J., Joutsa, J., Johansson, J., Alakurtti, K., Parkkola, R., Lahti, T., Alho, H., Arponen, E. & Kaasinen, V., Jun 2016, In : Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 36, p. 718-718 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractResearchpeer-review

Factors associated with non-adherence and misuse of opioid maintenance treatment medications and intoxicating drugs among Finnish maintenance treatment patients

Launonen, E., Wallace, I., Kotovirta, E., Alho, H. & Simojoki, K., 1 May 2016, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 162, p. 227-235 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Reliability of Instruments Measuring At-Risk and Problem Gambling Among Young Individuals: A Systematic Review Covering Years 2009-2015

Edgren, R., Castrén, S., Mäkelä, M., Portfors, P., Alho, H. & Salonen, A. H., 2016, In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 58, 6, p. 600-615 16 p.

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The extent and type of gambling harms for concerned significant others: A cross-sectional population study in Finland

Salonen, A. H., Alho, H. & Castren, S., Dec 2016, In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 44, 8, p. 799-804 6 p.

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The Impact of Misuse and Diversion of Opioid Substitution Treatment Medicines: Evidence Review and Expert Consensus

Reimer, J., Wright, N., Somaini, L., Roncero, C., Maremmani, I., McKeganey, N., Littlewood, R., Krajci, P., Alho, H. & D'Agnone, O., 2016, In : European Addiction Research. 22, 2, p. 99-106 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2015

Alkoholin ongelmakäytön tunnistaminen ja hoito

Castrén, S., Pakkanen, A-M. & Alho, H., 2015, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 70, 21, p. 1497-1501 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Alkoholiongelmaisen hoito : Käypä hoito -suosituksen päivitystiivistelmä

Alho, H., Eskola, K., Aalto, M., Autti-Rämö, I., Holopainen, A., Kaarne, T., Komulainen, J., Niemelä, S., Niemelä, O., Simojoki, K., Sundqvist, M. & Vorma, H., 2015, In : Duodecim. 131, 24, p. 2384-2385 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Alkoholiriippuvuus

Aalto, M. (ed.), Alho, H. (ed.), Kiianmaa, K. (ed.) & Lindroos, L. (ed.), 2015, 3. uud. p. ed. Helsinki : Duodecim. 272 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueProfessional

At-risk and problem gambling among adolescents: a convenience sample of first-year junior high school students in Finland

Castren, S., Grainger, M., Lahti, T., Alho, H. & Salonen, A. H., 8 Mar 2015, In : Substance abuse treatment, prevention and policy. 10, 10 p., 9.

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At-risk and problem gambling among adolescents:a convenience sample of first-year junior high school students in Finland

Castren, S., Grainger, M., Lahti, T., Alho, H. & Salonen, A., 2015, In : Substance abuse treatment, prevention and policy. 8, 9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Diversion of opioid maintenance treatment medications and predictors for diversion among Finnish maintenance treatment patients

Launonen, E., Alho, H., Kotovirta, E., Wallace, I. & Simojoki, K., Sep 2015, In : International Journal of Drug Policy. 26, 9, p. 875-882 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Gambling frequency, gambling problems and concerned significant others of problem gamblers in Finland: Cross-sectional population studies in 2007 and 2011

Salonen, A. H., Alho, H. & Castren, S., May 2015, In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 43, 3, p. 229-235 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Misuse and diversion of agonist opioid treatment medicines: assessment of the scale of the problem and review of the changing environment for care in the Nordic countries

Alho, H., Jansen, J., Krajci, P., Littlewood, R., Runarsdottir, V. & Nyberg, F., Oct 2015, In : Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems . 17, 5, p. 43-49 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Opioidikorvaushoito Suomessa ja muissa Pohjoismaissa: vakiintunut hoitomuoto mutta vaihteleva käytäntö

Selin, J., Perälä, R., Stenius, K., Partanen, A., Rosenqvist, P. & Alho, H., 2015, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 70, 19, p. 1343-1348 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Opioid substitution treatment in Finland and other Nordic countries: Established treatment, varying practices

Selin, J., Perala, R., Stenius, K., Partanen, A., Rosenqvist, P. & Alho, H., Jun 2015, In : Nordisk Alkohol- och Narkotikatidskrift. 32, 3, p. 311-324 14 p.

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Past-year gambling behaviour among patients receiving opioid substitution treatment

Castren, S., Salonen, A. H., Alho, H., Lahti, T. & Simojoki, K., 27 Jan 2015, In : Substance abuse treatment, prevention and policy. 10, 6 p., 4.

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Rahapeliongelmaisten hoito on vielä hajanaista

Castrén, S., Salonen, A. H., Lahti, T. & Alho, H., 2015, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 70, 10, p. 650-655 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Rahapeliongelmaisten hoito on vielä hajanaista

Castrén, S., Salonen, A. H., Lahti, T. & Alho, H., 2015, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 2015, 70(10), p. 650-655

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