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Tuuminen T, Sorsa M, Tornudd M, Poussa T, Suonsivu P, Pitkänen EM, Antila E, Jaakkola K. Long-term nutritional trends in the Finnish population estimated from a large laboratory database from 1987 to 2020. Sci Rep. 2022 Mar 23;12(1):5008.

Metsärinne K, Pietilä M, Kantola I, Stenman LK, Hätinen OP, Vesikansa A, Poussa T, Niskanen L. STONE HF (STatus Of kidNEy disease in type 2 diabetes and heart failure in Finnish primary care) study investigators. The majority of type 2 diabetic patients in Finnish primary care are at very high risk of cardiovascular events: A cross-sectional chart review study (STONE HF). Prim Care Diabetes. 2022 16:135-141.

Uutela A, Ovissi A, Hakkarainen A, Ristimäki A, Lundbom N, Kallio R, Soveri LM, Salminen T, Ålgars A, Halonen P, Ristamäki R, Nordin A, Blanco Sequeiros R, Rinta-Kiikka I, Lantto E, Virtanen J, Pääkkö E, Liukkonen E, Saunavaara J, Ryymin P, Lammentausta E, Osterlund P, Isoniemi H; RAXO Study Group. Treatment response of colorectal cancer liver metastases to neoadjuvant or conversion therapy: a prospective multicentre follow-up study using MRI, diffusion-weighted imaging and H-MR spectroscopy compared with histology (subgroup in the RAXO trial). ESMO Open. 2021 Aug;6(4):100208. Epub 2021 Jul 26.

Österlund P, Salminen T, Soveri LM, ..., Poussa T, Muhonen T, Ålgars A, Isoniemi H. Repeated centralized multidisciplinary team assessment of resectability, clinical behavior, and outcomes in 1086 Finnish metastatic colorectal cancer patients (RAXO):A nationwide prospective intervention study. Lancet Reg Health Eur. 2021;3:100049.

Poussa T. Letter to the Response by Hyvönen et al. on Moisture Damage and MCS. Saf Health Work. 2021 Mar;12(1):139.

Hyvönen S, Poussa T, Lohi J, Tuuminen T. High prevalence of neurological sequelae and multiple chemical sensitivity among occupants of a Finnish police station damaged by dampness microbiota. Arch Environ Occup Health. 2020 Jun 16:1-7.

Kiljander T, Poussa T, Helin T, Jaakkola A, Venho K, Lehtimäki L.Symptom control among asthmatics with a clinically significant smoking history: a cross-sectional study in Finland. BMC Pulm Med. 2020 Apr 15;20(1):88.

Holma R, Laatikainen R, Orell H, Joensuu H, Peuhkuri K, Poussa T, Korpela R, Österlund P.  Consumption of Lactose, Other FODMAPs and Diarrhoea during Adjuvant 5-Fluorouracil Chemotherapy for Colorectal Cancer. Nutrients. 2020;12(2):E407. Published 2020 Feb 4.

Tuuminen T, Sorsa M, Tornudd M, Poussa T, Antila E, Jaakkola K. The association between high sensitivity C-reactive protein and micronutrient levels: A cross-sectional analysis based on a laboratory database. Clin Nutr ESPEN. 2019 Oct;33:283-289.

Salmela A, Törnroth T, Poussa T, Ekstrand A. Prognostic Factors for Survival and Relapse in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis with Renal Involvement: A Clinical Long-Term Follow-Up Study. Int J Nephrol. 2018 Oct 16; eCollection 2018.

Hermunen K, Lantto E, Poussa T, Haglund C, Österlund P. Can carcinoembryonic antigen replace computed tomography in response evaluation of metastatic colorectal cancer? Acta Oncol. 2018 Feb 1:1-9.

Laatikainen R, Koskenpato J, Hongisto SM, Loponen J, Poussa T, Huang X, Sontag-Strohm T, Salmenkari H, Korpela R. Pilot Study: Comparison of Sourdough Wheat Bread and Yeast-Fermented Wheat Bread in Individuals with Wheat Sensitivity and Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Nutrients. 2017 Nov 4;9(11).

Penttilä P, Rautiola J, Poussa T, Peltola K, Bono P.Angiotensin Inhibitors as Treatment of Sunitinib/Pazopanib-induced Hypertension in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2017 Jun;15(3):384-390.

Lundelin K, Poussa T, Salminen S, Isolauri E. Long-term safety and efficacy of perinatal probiotic intervention: Evidence from a follow-up study of four randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trials. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2017 Mar;28(2):170-175.

Hautero U, Poussa T, Laitinen K. Simple dietary criteria to improve serum n-3 fatty acid levels of mothers and their infants. Public Health Nutr. 2017 Feb;20(3):534-541

Laatikainen R, Koskenpato J, Hongisto SM, Loponen J, Poussa T, Hillilä M, Korpela R. Randomised clinical trial: low-FODMAP rye bread vs. regular rye bread to relieve the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Sep;44(5):460-70

Varis J, Metsärinne K, Koivisto V, Niskanen L, Rissanen A, Virkamäki A, Appelroth T, Pöntynen N, Poussa T, Kantola I. Improved control of blood pressure and albuminuria among patients with type-2 diabetes in Finnish open care. Blood Press. 2017 Apr;26(2):67-73.

Tapiovaara L, Lehtoranta L, Poussa T, Mäkivuokko H, Korpela R, Pitkäranta A. Absence of adverse events in healthy individuals using probiotics - analysis of six randomised studies by one study group. Benef Microbes. 2016 Mar 11;7(2):161-9.

Kotilainen H, Valtonen V, Tukiainen P, Poussa T, Eskola J, Järvinen A. Clinical findings in relation to mortality in non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections: patients with Mycobacterium avium complex have better survival than patients with other mycobacteria. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2015 Sep;34(9):1909-18.

Röytiö H, Jaakkola J, Hoppu U, Poussa T, Laitinen K. Development and evaluation of a stand-alone index for the assessment of small children's diet quality. Public Health Nutr. 2015 Aug;18(11):1941-9.

Soveri LM, Hermunen K, de Gramont A, Poussa T, Quinaux E, Bono P, André T, Osterlund P.  Association of adverse events and survival in colorectal cancer patients treated with adjuvant 5-fluorouracil and leucovorin: Is efficacy an impact of toxicity? Eur J Cancer. 2014 Nov;50(17):2966-74.

Metsärinne K, Bröijersen A, Kantola I, Niskanen L, Rissanen A, Appelroth T, Pöntynen N, Poussa T, Koivisto V, Virkamäki A; for the STONE (STages of NEphropathy in type 2 diabetes) study investigators.  High prevalence of chronic kidney disease in Finnish patients with type 2 diabetes treated in primary care. Prim Care Diabetes. 2015 Feb;9(1):31-8.

Kotilainen H, Lokki ML, Paakkanen R, Seppänen M, Tukiainen P, Meri S, Poussa T, Eskola J, Valtonen V, Järvinen A. Complement C4 deficiency--a plausible risk factor for non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) infection in apparently immunocompetent patients. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 17;9(3).

Jaakkola J, Isolauri E, Poussa T, Laitinen K. Benefits of repeated individual dietary counselling in long-term weight control in women after delivery. Matern Child Nutr. 2015 Oct;11(4):1041-8.

Jaatinen N, Korpela R, Poussa T, Turpeinen A, Mustonen S, Merilahti J, Peuhkuri K. Effects of daily intake of yoghurt enriched with bioactive components on chronic stress responses: a double-blinded randomized controlled trial. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2014 Jun;65(4):507-14.

Soveri LM, Österlund P, Ruotsalainen T, Poussa T, Rautelin H, Bono P. Helicobacter pylori and gastrointestinal symptoms in diagnostics and adjuvant chemotherapy of colorectal cancer. Oncol Lett. 2014 Feb; 7(2):553-559.

Niinivirta K, Laakso P, Linderborg K, Poussa T, Isolauri E, Laitinen K. Maternal dietary counseling during pregnancy and infant fatty acid profiles. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2014 May;65(3):268-72.

Hautero U, Laakso P, Linderborg K, Niinivirta K, Poussa T, Isolauri E, Laitinen K.  Proportions and concentrations of serum n-3 fatty acids can be increased by dietary counseling during pregnancy. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2013 Nov;67(11):1163-8.

Holma R, Kekkonen RA, Hatakka K, Poussa T, Vapaatalo H, Adlercreutz H, Korpela R. Low serum enterolactone concentration is associated with low colonic Lactobacillus-Enterococcus counts in men but is not affected by a synbiotic mixture in a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind, cross-over intervention study. Br J Nutr. 2014 Jan 28;111(2):301-9.

Normia J, Laitinen K, Isolauri E, Poussa T, Jaakkola J, Ojala T.  Impact of intrauterine and post-natal nutritional determinants on blood pressure at 4 years of age. J Hum Nutr Diet. 2013 Dec;26(6):544-52.

Jaakkola J, Hakala P, Isolauri E, Poussa T, Laitinen K. Eating behavior influences diet, weight, and central obesity in women after pregnancy. Nutrition. 2013 Oct;29(10):1209-13.

Sihvola N, Korpela R, Henelius A, Holm A, Huotilainen M, Müller K, Poussa T, Pettersson K, Turpeinen A, Peuhkuri K. Breakfast high in whey protein or carbohydrates improves coping with workload in healthy subjects.  Br J Nutr. 2013 Nov 14;110(9):1712-21.

Vähämiko S, Isolauri E, Poussa T, Laitinen K. The impact of dietary counselling during pregnancy on vitamin intake and status of women and their children. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2013 Aug;64(5):551-60.

Holma R, Korpela R, Sairanen U, Blom M, Rautio M, Poussa T, Saxelin M, Osterlund P. Colonic methane production modifies gastrointestinal toxicity associated with adjuvant 5-fluorouracil chemotherapy for colorectal cancer. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2013 Jan;47(1):45-51.

Kotilainen H, Valtonen V, Tukiainen P, Poussa T, Eskola J, Järvinen A.Prognostic value of American Thoracic Society criteria for non-tuberculous mycobacterial disease: A retrospective analysis of 120 cases with four years of follow-up. Scand J Infect Dis. 2013 Mar;45(3):194-202.

Kiljander T, Rantanen T, Kellokumpu I, Kööbi T, Lammi L, Nieminen M, Poussa T, Ranta A, Saarelainen S, Salminen P. Comparison of the effects of esomeprazole and fundoplication on airway responsiveness in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Clin Respir J. 2013 Jul;7(3):281-7.

Simonen-Tikka ML, Hiekka AK, Klemola P, Poussa T, Ludvigsson J, Korpela R, Vaarala O, Roivainen M. Early human enterovirus infections in healthy Swedish children participating in the PRODIA pilot study. J Med Virol. 2012 Jun;84(6):923-30.

Vaarala O, Ilonen J, Ruohtula T, Pesola J, Virtanen SM, Härkönen T, Koski M, Kallioinen H, Tossavainen O, Poussa T, Järvenpää AL, Komulainen J, Lounamaa R, Akerblom HK, Knip M. Removal of Bovine Insulin From Cow's Milk Formula and Early Initiation of Beta-Cell Autoimmunity in the FINDIA Pilot Study. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012 Jul 1;166(7):608-14.

Piekkola S, Turner PC, Abdel-Hamid M, Ezzat S, El-Daly M, El-Kafrawy S, Savchenko E, Poussa T, Woo JC, Mykkänen H, El-Nezami H. Characterisation of aflatoxin and deoxynivalenol exposure among pregnant Egyptian women. Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess. 2012;29(6):962-71.

Lehtoranta L, Söderlund-Venermo M, Nokso-Koivisto J, Toivola H, Blomgren K, Hatakka K, Poussa T, Korpela R, Pitkäranta A. Human bocavirus in the nasopharynx of otitis-prone children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2012 Feb;76(2):206-11.

Sandini U, Kukkonen AK, Poussa T, Sandini L, Savilahti E, Kuitunen M. Protective and risk factors for allergic diseases in high-risk children at the ages of two and five years. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2011;156(3):339-48.

Kekkonen RA, Holma R, Hatakka K, Suomalainen T, Poussa T, Adlercreutz H, Korpela R. A probiotic mixture including galactooligosaccharides decreases fecal β-glucosidase activity but does not affect serum enterolactone concentration in men during a two-week intervention. J Nutr. 2011 May;141(5):870-6.

Osterlund P, Soveri LM, Isoniemi H, Poussa T, Alanko T, Bono P. Hypertension and overall survival in metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated with bevacizumab-containing chemotherapy. Br J Cancer. 2011 Feb 15;104(4):599-604.

Kotilainen H, Valtonen V, Tukiainen P, Poussa T, Eskola J, Järvinen A. Scand Clinical symptoms and survival in non-smoking and smoking HIV-negative patients with non-tuberculous mycobacterial isolation. J Infect Dis. 2011 Mar;43(3):188-96.

Ilmonen J, Isolauri E, Poussa T, Laitinen K. Impact of dietary counselling and probiotic intervention on maternal anthropometric measurements during and after pregnancy: A randomized placebo-controlled trial. Clin Nutr. 2011 Apr;30(2):156-64.

Aaltonen J, Ojala T, Laitinen K, Poussa T, Ozanne S, Isolauri E. Impact of maternal diet during pregnancy and breastfeeding on infant metabolic programming: a prospective randomized controlled study. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2011 Jan;65(1):10-9.

Pietinalho A,Piirilä P, Poussa T, Lindholm T, Siukola A, Sovijärvi A. Spirometriatutkimusten laatu on Suomessa jo hyvä. Suomen Lääkärilehti 2010 65(43):3505-3512.

Hatakka K, Piirainen L, Pohjavuori S, Poussa T, Savilahti E, Korpela R. Factors associated with acute respiratory illness in day care children. Scand J Infect Dis. 2010 Sep;42(9):704-11.

Crohns M, Saarelainen S, Laine S, Poussa T, Alho H, Kellokumpu-Lehtinen P. Cytokines in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid and serum of lung cancer patients during radiotherapy - Association of interleukin-8 and VEGF with survival. Cytokine. 2010 Apr;50(1):30-6.

Kukkonen K, Kuitunen M, Haahtela T, Korpela R, Poussa T, Savilahti E. High intestinal IgA associates with reduced risk of IgE-associated allergic diseases. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2010 Feb;21(1 Pt 1):67-73.

Hatakka K, Piirainen L, Pohjavuori S, Poussa T, Savilahti E, Korpela R. Allergy in day care children: prevalence and environmental risk factors. Acta Paediatr. 2009 May;98(5):817-22.

Kuitunen M, Kukkonen K, Juntunen-Backman K, Korpela R, Poussa T, Tuure T, Haahtela T, Savilahti E. Probiotics prevent IgE-associated allergy until age 5 years in cesarean-delivered children but not in the total cohort. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2009 Feb;123(2):335-41.

Juusela M, Poussa T, Kotaniemi J, Lundbäck B, Sovijärvi A. Int J Circumpolar Health. Bronchial hyperresponsiveness in a population of north Finland with no previous diagnosis of asthma or chronic bronchitis assessed with histamine and methacholine tests. 2008 Sep;67(4):308-17.

Laitinen K, Poussa T, Isolauri E; Nutrition, Allergy, Mucosal Immunology and Intestinal Microbiota Group. Probiotics and dietary counselling contribute to glucose regulation during and after pregnancy: a randomised controlled trial. Br J Nutr. 2009 Jun;101(11):1679-87.

Niittynen LH, Jauhiainen TA, Poussa TA, Korpela R. Effects of yoghurt enriched with free plant sterols on the levels of serum lipids and plant sterols in moderately hypercholesterolaemic subjects on a high-fat diet. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2008 Aug;59(5):357-67.

Hatakka K, Holma R, El-Nezami H, Suomalainen T, Kuisma M, Saxelin M, Poussa T, Mykkänen H, Korpela R. The influence of Lactobacillus rhamnosus LC705 together with Propionibacterium freudenreichii ssp. shermanii JS on potentially carcinogenic bacterial activity in human colon. Int J Food Microbiol. 2008 Dec 10;128(2):406-10.

Kukkonen K, Savilahti E, Haahtela T, Juntunen-Backman K, Korpela R, Poussa T, Tuure T, Kuitunen M. Long-term safety and impact on infection rates of postnatal probiotic and prebiotic (synbiotic) treatment: randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Pediatrics. 2008 Jul;122(1):8-12.

Marschan E, Kuitunen M, Kukkonen K, Poussa T, Sarnesto A, Haahtela T, Korpela R, Savilahti E, Vaarala O.Probiotics in infancy induce protective immune profiles that are characteristic for chronic low-grade inflammation.Clin Exp Allergy. 2008 Apr;38(4):611-8.

Aaltonen J, Ojala T, Laitinen K, Piirainen TJ, Poussa TA, Isolauri E.Evidence of infant blood pressure programming by maternal nutrition during pregnancy: a prospective randomized controlled intervention study.J Pediatr. 2008 Jan;152(1):79-84.

Pitkala KH, Strandberg TE, Finne Soveri UH, Ouwehand AC, Poussa T, Salminen S.Fermented cereal with specific bifidobacteria normalizes bowel movements in elderly nursing home residents. A randomized, controlled trial.J Nutr Health Aging. 2007 Jul-Aug;11(4):305-11.

Seppänen S, Niittynen L, Poussa T, Korpela R.Removing lactose from milk does not delay bowel function or harden stool consistency in lactose-tolerant women.Eur J Clin Nutr. 2008 Jun;62(6):727-32.

Hatakka K, Blomgren K, Pohjavuori S, Kaijalainen T, Poussa T, Leinonen M, Korpela R, Pitkäranta A.Treatment of acute otitis media with probiotics in otitis-prone children-a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomised study.Clin Nutr. 2007 Jun;26(3):314-21.

Kalliomäki M, Salminen S, Poussa T, Isolauri E.Probiotics during the first 7 years of life: a cumulative risk reduction of eczema in a randomized, placebo-controlled trial.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Apr;119(4):1019-21.

Hatakka K, Ahola AJ, Yli-Knuuttila H, Richardson M, Poussa T, Meurman JH, Korpela R.Probiotics reduce the prevalence of oral candida in the elderly--a randomized controlled trial.J Dent Res. 2007 Feb;86(2):125-30.

Seppo L, Jauhiainen T, Nevala R, Poussa T, Korpela R.Plant stanol esters in low-fat milk products lower serum total and LDL cholesterol.Eur J Nutr. 2007 Mar;46(2):111-7.

Kukkonen K, Savilahti E, Haahtela T, Juntunen-Backman K, Korpela R, Poussa T, Tuure T, Kuitunen M. Probiotics and prebiotic galacto-oligosaccharides in the prevention of allergic diseases: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Jan;119(1):192-8.

Kanerva M, Poussa T, Pitkäranta A.Sunnybrook and House-Brackmann Facial Grading Systems: intrarater repeatability and interrater agreement.Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006 Dec;135(6):865-71.

Kukkonen K, Nieminen T, Poussa T, Savilahti E, Kuitunen M.Effect of probiotics on vaccine antibody responses in infancy--a randomized placebo-controlled double-blind trial.Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2006 Sep;17(6):416-21.

Jauhiainen T, Salo P, Niittynen L, Poussa T, Korpela R.Effects of low-fat hard cheese enriched with plant stanol esters on serum lipids and apolipoprotein B in mildly hypercholesterolaemic subjects.Eur J Clin Nutr. 2006 Nov;60(11):1253-7.

El-Nezami HS, Polychronaki NN, Ma J, Zhu H, Ling W, Salminen EK, Juvonen RO, Salminen SJ, Poussa T, Mykkänen HM.Probiotic supplementation reduces a biomarker for increased risk of liver cancer in young men from Southern China.Am J Clin Nutr. 2006 May;83(5):1199-203.

Salminen MK, Rautelin H, Tynkkynen S, Poussa T, Saxelin M, Valtonen V, Järvinen A.Lactobacillus bacteremia, species identification, and antimicrobial susceptibility of 85 blood isolates.Clin Infect Dis. 2006 Mar 1;42(5):e35-44.

Jauhiainen T, Vapaatalo H, Poussa T, Kyrönpalo S, Rasmussen M, Korpela R.Lactobacillus helveticus fermented milk lowers blood pressure in hypertensive subjects in 24-h ambulatory blood pressure measurement.Am J Hypertens. 2005 Dec;18(12 Pt 1):1600-5.

Klemola T, Kalimo K, Poussa T, Juntunen-Backman K, Korpela R, Valovirta E, Vanto T.Feeding a soy formula to children with cow's milk allergy: the development of immunoglobulin E-mediated allergy to soy and peanuts.Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2005 Dec;16(8):641-6.

Pitkäranta A, Roivainen M, Blomgren K, Peltola J, Kaijalainen T, Räty R, Ziegler T, Rönkkö E, Hatakka K, Korpela R, Poussa T, Leinonen M, Hovi T.Presence of viral and bacterial pathogens in the nasopharynx of otitis-prone children. A prospective study.Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006 Apr;70(4):647-54.

Laitinen K, Kalliomäki M, Poussa T, Lagström H, Isolauri E.Evaluation of diet and growth in children with and without atopic eczema: follow-up study from birth to 4 years.Br J Nutr. 2005 Oct;94(4):565-74.

Kajander K, Hatakka K, Poussa T, Färkkilä M, Korpela R.A probiotic mixture alleviates symptoms in irritable bowel syndrome patients: a controlled 6-month intervention.Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2005 Sep 1;22(5):387-94.

Viljanen M, Savilahti E, Haahtela T, Juntunen-Backman K, Korpela R, Poussa T, Tuure T, Kuitunen M.Probiotics in the treatment of atopic eczema/dermatitis syndrome in infants: a double-blind placebo-controlled trial.Allergy. 2005 Apr;60(4):494-500.

Salminen MK., Tynkkynen S., Rautelin H., Poussa T., Saxelin M., Ristola M., Valtonen V., Järvinen A.: The efficacy and safety of probiotic Lactobacillus rhamnosus Gg on prolonged, noninfectious diarrhea in HIV Patients on antiretroviral therapy. A randomized, placebo-controlled, cross-over study. HIV Clin Trials. 2004 Jul-Aug;5(4):183-91.

Narva M., Collin M., Lamberg-Allard C., Kärkkäinen M., Poussa T.,Vapaatalo H., Korpela R.: Effects of long-term intervention with Lactobacillus helveticus-fermented milkon bone mineral density and bone mineral content in growing rats. Ann Nutr Metab. 2004;48(4):228-34.

Sovijärvi AR., Haahtela T., Ekroos HJ., Lindqvist A., Saarinen A., Poussa T., Laitinen LA.: Hengitettävä kortikosteroidi vähentää keuhkoputkien supistumisherkkyyttä astmassa luultua nopeammin. Duodecim 2004;120(13):1591-3.

Salminen E., Vire J., Poussa T., Knifsund S.: Unmet needs in information flow between breast cancer patients, their spouses, and physicians. Support Care Cancer. 2004 Sep;12(9):663-8.

Narva M., Nevala R., Poussa T., Korpela R.: The effect of Lactobacillus helveticus fermented milk on acute changes in calcium metabolism in postmenopausal women. Eur J Nutr. 2004 Apr;43(2):61-8.

Pönkä A., Poussa T., Laosmaa M.: The effect of enhanged hygiene practices on absences due to infectious diseases among children in day care centers in Helsinki. Infection. 2004 Feb;32(1):2-7.

Blomgren K., Pohjavuori S., Poussa T., Hatakka K., Korpela R., Pitkäranta A.: Effect of accurate diagnostic criteria on incidence of acute otitis media in otitis-prone children. Scand J Infect Dis. 2004;36(1):6-9.

Salminen E., Bishop M., Poussa T., Drummond R., Salminen S.: Breast cancer patients have unmet needs for dietary advice. Breast. 2002 Dec;11(6):516-21.

Salminen MK., Rautelin H., Tynkkynen S., Poussa T., Saxelin M. Valtonen V., Järvinen A.: Lactobacillus bacteremia, clinical significance, and outpatient outcome, with special focus on probiotic L.rhamnosus GG. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Jan 1;38(1):62-9.

Salminen E., Bishop M., Poussa T., Drummond R., Salminen S.: Dietary attitudes and changes as well as use of supplements and complementary therapies by Australian and Finnish women following the diagnosis of breast cancer. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2004 Jan:58(1):137-44.

Salminen E, Knifsund S, Vire J, Poussa T, Soinio J. Rintasyöpäpotilaan ja puolison odotukset sairauteen liittyvästä tiedonsaannista. Suomen Lääkärilehti 2003 58(44):4451-4455.

Hatakka K., Martio J., Korpela M., Herranen M., Poussa T., Laasanen T., Saxelin M., Vapaatalo H., Moilanen E., Korpela R.: Effects of probiotic therapy on the activity and activation of mild rheumatoid arthritis – a pilot study. Scand J Rheumatol. 2003;32(4):211-5.

Paajanen L., Tuure T., Poussa T., Korpela R.: No difference in symptoms during challenges with homogenized and unhomogenized cow’s milk in subjects with subjective hypersensitivity to homogenized milk. J Dairy Res. 2003 May;70(2):175-9.

Kalliomäki M., Salminen S., Poussa T., Arvilommi H., Isolauri E.: Probiotics and prevention of atopic disease: 4-year follow-up of a randomized placebo-controlled trial. Lancet. 2003 May 31;361(9372):1869-71.

Sovijärvi AR., Haahtela T., Ekroos HJ., Lindqvist A., Saarinen A., Poussa T., Laitinen LA.: Sustained reduction in bronchial hyperresponsiveness with inhaled fluticasone propionate within three days in mild asthma: time course after onset and cessation of treatment. Thorax. 2003 Jun; 58(6):500-4.

Siltanen M., Kajosaari M., Poussa T., Saarinen KM., Savilahti E.:A dual long-term effect of breastfeeding on atopy in relation to heredity in children at 4 years of age. Allergy. 2003 Jun;58(6):524-30.

Hämäläinen P., Perälä ML., Poussa T., Pelkonen M.: Patient participation in decision-making on the introduction of home respiratory care: who does participate? Health Expect. 2003 Jun;6(2):118-27.

Narva M., Kärkkäinen M., Poussa T., Lamberg-Allardt C., Korpela R.: Caseinphosphopeptides in milk and fermented milk do not affect calcium metabolism acutely in postmenopausal women. J Am Coll Nutr. 2003 Feb;22(1):88-93.

Seppo L., Jauhiainen T., Poussa T., Korpela R.: A fermented milk high in bioactive peptides has a blood pressure-lowering effect in hypertensive subjects. Am J Clin Nutr. 2003 Feb;77(2):326-30.

Ahola A., Yli-Knuuttila H., Suomalainen T., Poussa T., Ahlström A., Meurman JH., Korpela R.: Short-term consumption of probiotic-containing cheese and its effect on dental caries risk factors. Arch Oral Biol. 2002 Nov;47(11):799-804.

Malmberg P., Pelkonen A., Poussa T., Pohjanpalo A., Haahtela T., Turpeinen M.:Reference values of the oscillometric technique give support to asthma diagnosis in small children. Duodecim. 2001;117(15):1541-4.

Malmberg LP., Pelkonen A., Poussa T., Pohjanpalo A., Haahtela T., Turpeinen M.: Determinants of respiratory system input impedance and bronchodilator response in healthy Finnish preschool children. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging. 2002 Jan;22(1):64-71.

Salminen E., Heikkilä S., Poussa T., Lagström H., Saario R., Salminen S.:Female patients tend to alter their diet following the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis and breast cancer. Prev Med. 2002 May;34(5):529-35.

Näse L., Hatakka K., Savilahti E., Saxelin M., Pönkä A., Poussa T., Korpela R., Meurman JH.: Effect of long-term consumption of a probiotic bacterium, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, in milk on dental caries and caries risk in children. Caris Res. 2001 Nov-Dec;35(6):412-20.

Hatakka K., Savilahti E., Pönkä A., Meurman JH., Poussa T., Näse L., Saxelin M., Korpela R.: Effect of long term consumption of probiotic milk on infections in children attending day care centres: double blind, randomised trial. BMJ. 2001 Jun 2;322(7298):1327-.

Tukiainen H., Taivainen A., Majander R., Poussa T., Svahn T., Puolijoki H., Terho EO.: Comparison of high and low dose of the inhaled steroid, budesonide, as an initial treatment in newly detected asthma. Respir Med. 2000 Jul;94(7):678-83.

Stenius-Aarniala B., Poussa T., Kvarnström J., Grönlund EL., Ylikahri M., Mustajoki P.: Immediate and long term effects of weight reduction in obese people with asthma: randomised controlled study. BMJ. 2000 Mar 25;320(7238):827-32.

Hedman J., Moilanen E., Poussa T., Nieminen MM.: Serum ECP and MPO, but not urinary LTE4, are associated with bronchial hyper-responsiveness. Respir Med. 1999 Aug;93(8):589-96.

Hedman J., Kaprio J., Poussa T., Nieminen MM.: Prevalence of asthma, aspirin intolerance, nasal polyposis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a population-based study. Int J Epidemiol. 1999 Aug;28(4):717-22.

Pelto L., Impivaara O., Salminen S., Poussa T., Seppänen R., Lilius EM.: Milk hypersensitivity in young adults. Eur J Clin Nutr. 1999 Aug:53(8):620-4.

Saarelainen S., Lehtimäki T., Jaakkola O., Poussa T., Nikkilä M., Solakivi T., Nieminen MM.: Autoantibodies against oxidised low-density lipoprotein in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea. Clin Chem Lab Med. 1999 May;37(5):517-20.

Peuhkuri K., Poussa T., Korpela R.: Comparison of a portable breath hydrogen analyser (Micro H2) with a Quintron MicroLyzer in measuring lactose maldigestion, and the evaluation of a Micro H2 for diagnosing hypolactasia. Scand J Clin Lab Invest. 1998 May; 58(3):217-24.

Saarelainen S., Lehtimäki T., Kallonen E., Laasonen K., Poussa T., Nieminen MM.: No relation between apolipoprotein E alleles and obstructive sleep apnea. Clin Genet. 1998 Feb;53(2):147-8.

Hedman J., Poussa T., Nieminen MM.: A rapid dosimetric methacholine challenge in asthma diagnostic: a clinical study of 230 patients with dyspnoea, wheezing or cough of unknown cause. Respir Med. 1998 Jan;92(1):32-9.

Erhola M., Nieminen MM., Kellokumpu-Lehtinen P., Metsä-Ketelä T., Poussa T., Alho H.: Plasma peroxal radical trapping capacity in lung cancer patients: a case control study. Free Radic Res. 1997 May;26(5):439-37.

Lahdensuo A., Haahtela T., Herrala J., Kava T., Kiviranta K., Kuusisto P., Perämäki E., Poussa T., Saarelainen S., Svahn T.: Randomised comparison of guided self management and traditional treatment of asthma over one year. BMJ. 1996 Mar 23;312(7033):748-52.

Poussa T.: Fat consumption and male mortality in coronary heart disease. Duodecim. 1992;108(15):1362-3.