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  • PL 20 (Tukholmankatu 8 B)

    00014

    Finland

  • PL 20 (Tukholmankatu 8 B), Biomedicum 2, 612

    00014 Helsingin yliopisto

    Finland

1992 …2018
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Publications 1992 2018

2018

Se olisin voinut olla minä

Louhiala, P., 2018, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 73, 1-2, p. 10 1 p.

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2017

Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) and Its Relationship to Western Medicine

Louhiala, P. J., 3 Jan 2017, Handbook of the Philosophy of Medicine. Schramme, T. & Edwards, S. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 927-936 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Medical students’ reflections on emotions concerning breaking bad news

Toivonen, A. K., Lindblom-Ylänne, S., Louhiala, P. J. & Pyörälä, E., 2017, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 100 , 10, p. 1903-1909 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2016

Meaning and Use of Placebo: Philosophical Considerations

Louhiala, P. J. & Puustinen, R., 2016, Handbook of the Philosophy of Medicine. Schramme, T. & Edwards, S. (eds.). 1 ed. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands, p. 717-728 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2015

Finnish physicians' attitudes towards active euthanasia have become more positive over the last 10 years

Louhiala, P., Enkovaara, H., Halila, H., Pälve, H. & Vänskä, J., 21 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 41, 4, p. 353-355 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Impure placebo is a useless concept

Louhiala, P., Hemilä, H. & Puustinen, R., Aug 2015, In : Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics. 36, 4, p. 279-289 11 p.

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Mitä kuuluu, EBM?

Louhiala, P., 2015, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 70, 33, p. 1971 1 p.

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2014

Auschwitzin lääkärit ja heidän koehenkilönsä

Louhiala, P., 2014, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 69, 15, p. 1192 1 p.

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Can CAM treatments be evidence-based?

Louhiala, P. & Hemilä, H., 2014, In : Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies. 19, 2, p. 84-89 6 p.

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Clinical use of placebo treatments may undermine the trust of patients: a response to Gold and Lichtenberg

Louhiala, P., Hemila, H. & Puustinen, R., Nov 2014, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 40, 11, p. 787-788 2 p.

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Kuka on kirjoittaja? : ohjeita on, mutta käytäntö lipsuu

Louhiala, P., Saloheimo, P. & Launis, V., 2014, In : Duodecim. 130, 3, p. 198-199 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Lyhyt oppimäärä lasten allergioista

Louhiala, P., 2014, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 69, 12, p. 921 1 p.

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Plasebon monet kasvot

Louhiala, P. & Kalso, E., 2014, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 69, 45, p. 2979-2982 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

2013

Deciding on treatment

Louhiala, P., 2013, Medical Humanities Companion: Treatment. Louhiala, P., Heath, I. & Saunders, J. (eds.). Oxford: Radcliffe Publishing, Vol. 3. p. 47-60 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

First do no harm

Louhiala, P., 2013, Medical Humanities Companion : Prognosis. Gordon, J., MacNaughton, J. & Rudebeck, C. (eds.). Oxford: Radcliffe Publishing, Vol. 4. p. 60-71 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Hammaslääkärin etiikka on lääkärin etiikkaa

Vuorela, H. & Louhiala, P., 2013, Lääkärin etiikka. Saarni, S., Kattelus, M. & Nurmi, V. (eds.). Suomen lääkäriliitto, p. 18-19 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Impure placebo as an unsound concept and other problems in the paper by Howick et al. [eLetter]

Louhiala, P., Puustinen, R. & Hemilä, H., 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 3, 4 p., e58247.

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Lumetiedettä plasebovaikutuksesta?

Louhiala, P., 2013, In : Duodecim. 129, 15, p. 1618-1619 2 p.

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Medical humanities companion: diagnosis

Ahlzen, R. (ed.), Evans, M. (ed.), Louhiala, P. (ed.) & Puustinen, R. (ed.), 2013, Oxford: Radcliffe Publishing. 174 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Medical humanities companion: treatment

Louhiala, P. (ed.), Heath, I. (ed.) & Saunders, J. (ed.), 2013, Oxford: Radcliffe Publishing. 150 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

The paradox of placebo - real and sham in medicine

Puustinen, R. & Louhiala, P., 2013, Medical Humanities Companion: Treatment. Louhiala, P., Heath, I. & Saunders, J. (eds.). Oxford: Radcliffe Publishing, Vol. 3. p. 85-95 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

To screen or not to screen: that is the ethical question

Louhiala, P., Aug 2013, In : Medicine, health care and philosophy : a European journal.. 16, 3, p. 623-625 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Vitamin C for preventing and treating pneumonia

Hemilä, H. & Louhiala, P., 2013, In : Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 8, 45 p., CD005532.

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Voiko etiikkaa opettaa?

Louhiala, P., 2013, Aivot ja etiikka: Mikä kannustaa toimimaan eettisesti?. Helsinki: Sosiaali- ja terveysministeriö, p. 52-55 4 p. (Etene-julkaisuja; no. 37).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

2012

Alternative, complementary, integrative - conceptual problems in marketing healthcare ideologies and services

Louhiala, P. & Puustinen, R., 2012, In : Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies. 17, 3, p. 156-159 4 p.

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Avustetun kuoleman ongelmia

Louhiala, P., 2012, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 67, 24, p. 1885 1 p.

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Kriittisesti sairaan, verituotteista kieltäytyvän potilaan hoito: eettisiä näkökohtia

Louhiala, P. & Rauhala, V., 2012, In : Duodecim. 128, 12, p. 1213-1214 2 p.

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Lääkärin työn olemuksesta

Louhiala, P., 2012, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 67, 22, p. 1793 1 p.

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Lääkettä, lumetta vai vaihtoehtohoitoja?

Louhiala, P., 2012, Lääketietoa ammattilaisille. Koskinen, T., Puirava, A., Salimäki, J., Puirava, P. & Ojala, R. (eds.). Helsinki: Sanoma Pro , p. 168-171 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Miksi humanistista sivistystä tarvitaan?

Louhiala, P., 2012, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 67, 8, p. 649 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Physicians' Ethics Forum: a web-based ethics consultation service

Louhiala, P., Saarni, S., Hietala, K. & Pasternack, A., 2012, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 38, 2, p. 83-86 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

What do we really know about the deliberate use of placebos in clinical practice?

Louhiala, P., 2012, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 38, 7, p. 403-405 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2011

Internet ja aivot

Louhiala, P., 2011, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 66, 44, p. 3365 1 p.

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Lääketiedettä, filosofiaa ja lääketieteen filosofiaa

Louhiala, P., 2011, Miten meistä tuli filosofian tohtoreita. Roinila, M. (ed.). Helsinki: Suomen filosofinen yhdistys, p. 397-400 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterGeneral public

Pieni johdatus evoluutiolääketieteeseen

Louhiala, P., 2011, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 66, 36, p. 2633 1 p.

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Terveen järjen puolustus

Louhiala, P., 2011, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 66, 36, p. 2633 1 p.

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2010

Diagnosis

Ahlzén, R. (ed.), Evans, M. & Louhiala, P., 2010, Radcliffe Publishing. (The Medical Humanities Companion; no. Vol 2.)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Revealing the secrets of placebo effects

Louhiala, P., 2010, In : Medicine, health care and philosophy : a European journal.. 13, 4, p. 413-415 3 p.

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There is no alternative medicine

Louhiala, P., Dec 2010, In : Medical Humanities. 36, 2, p. 115-117 3 p.

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What do diagnoses mean, and does it matter?

Louhiala, P., 2010, Diagnosis. R. A. M. E. P. L. A. R. P. (ed.). Radcliffe Publishing, p. 16-88 (The Medical Humanities Companion; no. Vol 2.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2009

Aivojen manipulointi psykiatriassa

Huotarinen, A., Karlsson, H. & Louhiala, P., 2009, Neuroetiikan hyvä ja paha. V. L. . . (ed.). Oy UNIpress Ab, p. 169-191 23 p.

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Bone marrow transplantation in the prevention of intellectual disability due to inherited metabolic disease: ethical issues

Louhiala, P., 2009, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 35, 7, p. 415-418 4 p.

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But how could they know? reflections on the role of philosophy and philosophers in medical ethics

Louhiala, P., 2009, Cutting through the surface. T. T. P. H-K. S. H. (ed.). Amsterdam: Rodopi, p. 55-60 6 p.

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Irtoilevat kynnet: [vinkistä vihiä]

Louhiala, P., 2009, In : Duodecim. 125, 2, p. 175-176 2 p.

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Joskus lääkärikin vaihtaa ammattia

Vannas, M. & Louhiala, P., 2009, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 64, 4, p. 284-287 4 p.

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Kuka päättää hoidosta?

Louhiala, P., 2009, In : Finnanest.. 42, 1, p. 32-33 2 p.

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Lääkärin etiikka 30 vuotta sitten ja 30 vuoden kuluttua

Louhiala, P., 2009, Usko, toivo ja terveys: Raimo Puustinen (toim.). Helsinki: Minerva, p. 299-308 10 p.

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Lääketieteelle ei ole tieteen kriteerit täyttävää vaihtoehtoa

Louhiala, P. & Puustinen, R., 2009, In : Helsingin Sanomat.

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Laki ei lopettanut keskustelua eutanasian etiikasta Belgiassa

Louhiala, P., 2009, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 64, 24, p. 2220 1 p.

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On the ethics of oestrogen treatment for tall girls: an update

Louhiala, P., 2009, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 35, 11, p. 713-714 2 p.

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