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Karttunen NM, Turunen J, Ahonen R, Hartikainen S. More attention to pain management in community-dwelling older persons with chronic musculoskeletal pain. Age Ageing. 2014 Nov;43(6):845-50. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afu052. Epub 2014 May 9.

Karttunen NM, Turunen JH, Ahonen RS, Hartikainen SA. Persistence of Nonmalignant Musculoskeletal Chronic Pain Among Community-dwelling Older People - A Population Based Longitudinal Study in Finland. Clin J Pain. 2014 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Nykänen I, Rissanen T, Hartikainen S. Meals-on-Wheels with Individual Dietary Counseling Can Improve Nutritional Status in Older People. Journal of Nutritional Health & Food Science.

Tikkanen P, Lönnroos E, Sipilä S, Nykänen I, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Effects of comprehensive geriatric assessment-based individually targeted interventions on mobility of pre-frail and frail community-dwelling older people. Geriatr Gerontol Int. 2014 Jan 8.

Tikkanen P, Lönnroos E, Sipilä S, Nykänen I, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Effects of comprehensive health assessment and targeted intervention on chair rise capacity in active and inactive community-dwelling older people. Gerontology. 2013;59:324-7.

Aartolahti E, Häkkinen A, Lönnroos E, Kautiainen H, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Relationship between functional vision and balance and mobility performance in community-dwellin older adults. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research  2013;25:545-52.

Kulmala J, Nykänen I, Mänty M, Hartikainen S. Association between Frailty and Dementia: A Population-Based Study. Gerontology. 2013¸17. [Epub ahead of print)

Nykänen Irma, Rissanen Tiina H, Sulkava Raimo, Hartikainen Sirpa. 2013. Effects of individual dietary counseling as part of a Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) on nutritional status: A population-based intervention study. JOURNAL OF NUTRITION, HEALTH & AGING [Epub ahead of print]

Nykänen I, Rissanen T, Hartikainen S. The Mini Nutritional Assessment as an indicator of frailty in older Finnish people. J Aging Res Clin Practice 2013;2(1):61.64.

Koponen MP, Bell JS, Karttunen NM, Nykänen IA, Desplender FA, Hartikainen SA. Analgesic Use and Frailty among Community-Dwelling Older People: A Population-Based Study. Drugs Aging. 2013;30:129-136.

Nykänen I, Rissanen T, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Effects of individual dietary counseling as part of a comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) on frailty status: A population-based intervention study. J Clin Gerontol & Geriatrics 2012;3:89-93.

Taipale HT, Bell JS, Hartikainen S. Sedative load among community-dwelling older individuals: change over time and association with mortality. Int Clin Psychopharmacol 2012 Jul;27(4):224-30.

Syrjälä AM, Pussinen PI, Komulainen K, Nykänen I, Knuuttila M, Ruoppi P, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R, Ylöstalo P.Salivary flow rate and risk of malnutrition - a study among dentate, community-dwelling older people.Gerodontology 2012 [Epub ahead of print].

Nykänen I, Lönnroos E, Kautiainen H, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Nutritional screening in a population-based cohort of community-dwelling older people.Eur J Public Health 2012 Epub ahead of print

Lönnroos E, Gnjidic D, Hilmer SN, Bell JS, Kautiainen H, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Drug Burden Index and hospitalization among community-dwelling older people.Drugs Aging. 2012 May 1;29(5):395-404

Tikkanen P, Nykänen I, Lönnroos E, Sipilä S, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S.Physical activity at age of 20-64 years and mobility and muscle strength in old age: a community-based study.J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2012 Aug;67(8):905-10.

Bell JS, Ahonen J, Lavikainen P, Hartikainen S. Potentially inappropriate drug use among older persons in Finland: application of a new national categorization. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2012 Aug  14 Epub ahead of print.

Taipale HT, Bell JS, Gnjidic D, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S.Sedative load among community-dwelling people aged 75 years or older: association with balance and mobility.J Clin Psychopharmacol 2012 Apr;32(2):218-24.

Taipale H, Bell JS, Uusi-Kokko M, Lönnroos E, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Sedative load among community-dwelling people aged 75 years and older: a population based study. Drugs Ageing 2011;28:913-25.

Jyrkkä J, Enlund H, Lavikainen P, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Association of polypharmacy with nutritional status, functional ability and cognitive capacity over a three-year period in an elderly population. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2011;20:514-22.

Rikala M, Korhonen MJ, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Psychotropic drug use in community-dwelling elderly people - characteristic of persistent and incident users. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2011; 67:731-9.

Gnjidic D, Simon Bell JS, Hilmer SN, Lönnroos E, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Drug Burden Index associated with function in community dwelling older people in Finland Ann Med 2012; 44:458-67.

Desplenter F, Caenen C, Meelberghs J, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R, Bell JS. Change in psychotropic drug use among  community-dwelling people aged 75 years and older in Finland: repeated cross-sectional population studies. Int Psychogeriatr  2011;23:1278-84

Taipale HT, Bell JS, Gnjidic D, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Sedative load among community-dwelling people aged 75 years and older: association with balance and mobility. J Clin Psychopharmacol 2012;32:218-24.

Karttunen N, Lihavainen K, Sipilä S, Rantanen T, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S.  Musculoskeletal pain and use of analgesics in relation to mobility limitation among community-dwelling persons aged 75 years and older –  A cross-sectional population based study. Eur J Pain 2012;16:140-9.

Lihavainen K, Sipilä S, Rantanen T, Kauppinen M, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Effects of comprehensive geriatric assessment and targeted intervention on mobility in persons aged 75 years and over: a randomized controlled trial. Clin Rehabil 2012;26:314-26.

Desplenter F, Lavikainen P, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R,  Bell JS. Sedative use and incident cognitive decline among persons aged 75 years and older: a population-based longitudinal study. International Psychogeriatrics 2012; 24:48-54

Komulainen K,  Ylöstalo P, Syrjälä A-M, Ruoppi P, Knuuttila M, Sulkava R,  Hartikainen S. Preference for dentist´s home visits among older people.
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 2012; 40:89-95.

Taipale HT, Bell JS, Gnjidic D, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Muscle strength and sedative load in community-dwelling people aged 75 years and older: a population-based study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2011;66:1384-92.

Syrjälä A-M, Raatikainen L, Komulainen K, Knuuttila M, Ruoppi P, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R, Ylöstalo P. Salivary flow rate and periodontal infection – a study among subjects aged 75 years or older. Oral Dis 2011; 17:387-392.

Rikala M, Korhonen MJ, Hartikainen S. The effects of medication assessment on psychotropic drug use in the community-dwelling elderly. Int Psychogeriatr 2011; 23:473-84

Lihavainen K, Sipilä S, Rantanen T, Sihvonen S, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Contribution of Musculoskeletal Pain to Postural Balance in Community-Dwelling People Aged 75 Years and Older. J Gerontol  A Biol Sci Med 2010; 65:990-6.

Syrjälä A-M, Ylöstalo P, Ruoppi P, Komulainen K, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R, Knuuttila M. Dementia and oral health among subjects aged 75 years or older. Gerodontology 2012;29:36-42.

Pokela N, Bell JS, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Analgesic use among community-dwelling people aged 75 years and older: a population-based interview study. American Journal of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy. 2010;8:233-44

Lampela P, Hartikainen S, Lavikainen P, Sulkava R, Huupponen R. Effects of medication assessment as part of a comprehensive geriatric assessment on drug use over a 1-year period: a population-based intervention study. Drugs Aging. 2010;27:507-21.

Rikala M, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R, Korhonen MJ. Validity of the Finnish Prescription Register for measuring psychotropic drug exposures among elderly Finns. Drug Aging 2010;27:337-49

Komulainen K, Ylöstalo P, Syrjälä A-M, Ruoppi P, Knuuttila M, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Associations of instrumental  activities of daily living and handgrip strength with oral self-care among home-dwelling elderldy 75+ Gerodontology 2012; 29:e135-42

Aira M, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R. Drinking alcohol for medicinal purposes by people aged over 75: a community based interview study. Family Practice 2008;25:445-9.

Hiitola p, Enlund H, Kettunen R, Sulkava R, Hartikainen S. Postural Changes in Blood Pressure and the Prevalence of Orthostatic Hypotension among Home-dwelling Elderly Aged 75 Years or Older. J Hum Hypertension 2009;23:33-39

Lampela P, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R, Huupponen R. Reply to letter by Forster, van der Molen and de Jong-van den Berg.Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2007; 63:981

Lampela P, Hartikainen S, Sulkava R, Huupponen R. Adverse drug effects in elderly people – a disparity between clinical examination and adverse effects self-reported by the patient. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2007;63:509-515