Author: Vainio H

Commentary 2020;46(1):105-109   pdf full text
Public health and evidence-informed policy-making: The case of a commonly used herbicide
Vainio H
Letter to the Editor 2016;42(1):95-96   pdf full text
Response by the organizers of the Helsinki criteria updates 2014: Criteria for asbestos-related diseases need periodic updates
Wolff H, Vehmas T, Oksa P, Tuomi T, Rantanen J, Vainio H
Editorial 2015;41(1):1-4   pdf full text
Epidemics of asbestos-related diseases – something old, something new
Vainio H
Consensus report 2015;41(1):5-15   pdf full text
Asbestos, asbestosis, and cancer, the Helsinki criteria for diagnosis and attribution 2014: recommendations
Wolff H, reporter, Vehmas T, reporter, Oksa P, reporter, Rantanen J, reporter, Vainio H, reporter
Discussion paper 2010;36(5):422-429   pdf
Well-being at work – overview and perspective
Schulte P, Vainio H
Book review 1979;5(1):70-70
Methods of Carcinogenesis Tests at the Cellular Level and their Evaluation for the Asseessment of Occupational Cancer Hazards: Proceedings of the Meeting of the Scientific Committee on Occupational and Environmental Healht, Carlo Erba Foundation, Milan 4-6 Decenmber 1977.
Vainio H, reviewer
Original article 1976;2(3):147-151   pdf
A study on the mutagenic activity of styrene and styrene oxide.
Vainio H, Pääkkönen R, Rönnholm K, Raunio V, Pelkonen O
1978;4 suppl 2:156-162   pdf
Cytogenetic effects of styrene and styrene oxide on human lymphocytes and Allium cepa.
Linnainmaa K, Meretoja T, Sorsa M, Vainio H
1978;4 suppl 2:22-27   pdf
Thermal degradation products of homopolymer polystyrene in air.
Pfäffli P, Zitting A, Vainio H
1978;4 suppl 2:259-264   pdf
Chromosome aberrations in lymphocytes of workers exposed to styrene.
Meretoja T, Järventaus H, Sorsa M, Vainio H
1978;4 suppl 2:47-52   pdf
Interaction of styrene and acetone with drug biotransformation enzymes in rat liver.
Vainio H, Zitting A
1978;4 suppl 2:60-66   pdf
Effects of thermal degradation products of polystyrene on drug biotransformation and tissue glutathione in rat and mouse.
Zitting A, Pfäffli P, Vainio H
Original article 1979;5(2):158-161   pdf
Styrene and styrene oxide concentrations in the air during the lamination process in the reinforced plastics industry.
Pfäffli P, Vainio H, Hesso A
Original article 1979;5(4):307-327   pdf
Genetic risks caused by occupational chemicals. Use of experimental methods and occupational risk group monitoring in the detection of environmental chemicals causing mutations, cancer and malformations.
Hemminki K, Sorsa M, Vainio H
Original article 1980;6(4):299-301   pdf
Increased sister chromatid exchange frequencies in lymphocytes of nurses handling cytostatic drugs.
Norppa H, Sorsa M, Vainio H, Gröhn P, Heinonen E, Holsti L, Nordman E
1981;7 suppl 4:61-65   pdf
Monitoring genotoxicity in the occupational environment.
Sorsa M, Falck K, Norppa H, Vainio H
Original article 1981;7(2):95-100   pdf
Formaldehyde exposure in work and the general environment. Occurrence and possibilities for prevention.
Niemelä R, Vainio H
Original article 1981;7(4):241-251   pdf
Biological monitoring in the identification of the cancer of individuals exposed to chemical carcinogens.
Vainio H, Sorsa M, Rantanen J, Hemminki K, Aitio A
Original article 1982;8(1):63-69   pdf
Application of the chicken embryo in testing for embryotoxicity: thiurams.
Korhonen A, Hemminki K, Vainio H
Original article 1982;8(1):70-73   pdf
Phenoxy acid herbicides cause peroxisome proliferation in Chinese hamsters.
Vainio H, Nickels J, Linnainmaa K
Review 1982;8(2):94-107   pdf
Inhalation anesthetics, anticancer drugs and sterilants as chemical hazards in hospitals.
Vainio H
Original article 1983;9 suppl 2:43-47   pdf
A chromosome study among worker groups in the rubber industry.
Sorsa M, Maki-Paakkanen J, Vainio H
Original article 1983;9 suppl 2:91-93   pdf
The Finnish-Swedish project on genotoxic hazards in the rubber industry. Conclusions and recommendations.
Ramel C, Vainio H
Original article 1983;9 suppl 2:85-90   pdf
Spontaneous abortions among rubber workers and congenital malformations in their offspring.
Lindbohm ML, Hemminki K, Kyyronen P, Kilpikari I, Vainio H
Original article 1983;9(2):103-107   pdf
Genotoxic hazards in the rubber industry.
Sorsa M, Falck K, Maki-Paakkanen J, Vainio H
Original article 1983;9(2):108-114   pdf
Genetic toxicity of styrene and some of its derivatives.
Norppa H, Vainio H
Original article 1983;9(2):115-119   pdf
Toxicity of rubber chemicals towards three-day chicken embryos.
Korhonen A, Hemminki K, Vainio H
Original article 1985;11 suppl 1:75-82   pdf
Mutagenicity of selected organic solvents.
Vainio H, Waters MD, Norppa H
Original article 1985;11(1):1-6   pdf
Current trends in the biological monitoring of exposure to carcinogens.
Vainio H
Original article 1987;13(3):193-196   pdf
Is passive smoking increasing cancer risk?
Vainio H
Original article 1989;15(1):13-17   pdf
Carcinogenesis and teratogenesis may have common mechanisms.
Vainio H
Original article 1989;15(6):377-382   pdf
Chlorinated dioxins and dibenzofurans in the environment--a hazard to public health?
Vainio H, Hesso A, Jappinen P
Original article 1992;18 suppl 1:64-73   pdf
Identification of carcinogens within the IARC monograph program.
Vainio H, Wilbourn J
Original article 1993;19(1):1-7   pdf
Carcinogenicity of mercury and mercury compounds.
Boffetta P, Merler E, Vainio H
Original article 1993;19(2):102-107   pdf
Lobe of origin of lung cancer among asbestos-exposed patients with or without diffuse interstitial fibrosis.
Karjalainen A, Anttila S, Heikkila L, Kyyronen P, Vainio H
Original article 1993;19(4):291-293   pdf
Meeting of the IARC working group on occupational exposures of hairdressers and barbers and on some colorings and dyestuffs.
Vainio H, McGregor DB, Heseltine E
Meeting report 1994;20(3):227-229   pdf
Meeting of the IARC working group on some industrial chemicals.
Vainio H, McGregor D, Heseltine E
Original article 1994;20(4):235-242   pdf
Mechanisms of the combined effect of asbestos and smoking in the etiology of lung cancer.
Vainio H, Boffetta P
Original article 1994;20(4):243-250   pdf
Asbestos exposure and the risk of lung cancer in a general urban population.
Karjalainen A, Anttila S, Vanhala E, Vainio H
Discussion paper 2008;34(6):471-478   pdf
Sharpening the focus on occupational safety and health in nanotechnology
Schulte P, Geraci C, Zumwalde R, Hoover M, Castranova V, Kuempel E, Murashov V, Vainio H, Savolainen K
Amendments and corrections SJWEH Suppl 2008; (4):0-   pdf
Re: Reijula R, Vainio H, guest editors. International conference on healthy air—better work 2007: selected presentations from the International Conference on Healthy Air—Better Work 2007; 29–31 May 2007; Helsinki, Finland. SJWEH Suppl. 2008;(4):1–86.
Reijula K, guest editor, Vainio H, guest editor
Preface SJWEH Suppl 2008; (4):3-4   pdf
Every workplace deserves a good indoor environment
Vainio H, Reijula K
Letter to the editor 2006;32(1):85-86   pdf
Scientific misconduct—is there a need for policing the profession
Vainio H
Article SJWEH Suppl 2005; (1):76-78   pdf
The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health after 60 years—where to go from here?
Vainio H
Preface SJWEH Suppl 2005; (1):3-4   pdf
Occupational health services—in need of a new integrated paradigm
Vainio H
Discussion paper 2004;30(2):164-168   pdf
Building an evidence base for occupational health interventions
Verbeek J, Husman K, van Dijk F, Jauhiainen M, Pasternack I, Vainio H
Editorial 2004;30(1):1-3   pdf
Genetic biomarkers and occupational epidemiology-recollections, reflections and reconsiderations
Vainio H
Editorial 2002;28(3):137-140   pdf
Can health promotion at the workplace help prevent cancer?
Vainio H, Stayner L
Commentary 2000;26(6):529-531   pdf
Cancer-preventive effects of sunscreens are uncertain
Vainio H, Bianchini F
Editorial 2000;26(6):459-460   pdf
Modification of lung cancer prevention by gene-nutrient interaction
Vainio H
Commentary 2000;26(2):178-180   pdf
Functional foods - blurring the distinction between food and medicine
Vainio H, Mutanen M
Invited article 1999;25(6):498-504   pdf
Promise of molecular epidemiology - epidemiologic reasoning, biological rationale and risk assessment
Vainio H
Editorial 1999;25(3):161-162   pdf
Fruits, vegetables and pesticides - do we know what we are eating?
Vainio H
Meeting report 1999;25(2):157-159   pdf
International workshop on biomarkers for isocyanates
Vainio H, Rosenberg C, Hirvonen A, Norppa H
Editorial 1999;25(1):1-3   pdf
Biomarkers in the identification of risks, especially with regard to susceptible persons and subgroups
Vainio H
Review 1998;24(3):165-174   pdf
Occurrence, trends and environmental etiology of pancreatic cancer
Weiderpass E, Partanen T, Kaaks R, Vainio H, Porta M, Kauppinen T, Ojajärvi A, Boffetta P, Malats N
Review 1998;24(1):3-7   pdf
Environmental risk factors of breast cancer
Welp EA, Weiderpass E, Boffetta P, Vainio H, Vasama-Neuvonen K, Petralia S, Partanen TJ
Editorial 1997;23(6):401-402   pdf
A smoke screen to keep the controversy alive
Kobayashi F, Vainio H, Sasco AJ
Original article 1997;23(4):266-270   pdf
Trends in mesothelioma incidence and occupational mesotheliomas in Finland in 1960--1995
Karjalainen A, Pukkala E, Mattson K, Tammilehto L, Vainio H
Review 1997;23(2):83-92   pdf
Surveillance and intervention studies on respiratory cancers in asbestos-exposed workers
Merler E, Buiatti E, Vainio H
Editorial 1997;23(1):1-4   pdf
Lead and cancer -- association or causation?
Vainio H
Editorial 1996;22(3):161-163   pdf
Beta carotene and cancer: risk or protection?
Vainio H
Original article 1996;22(1):34-38   pdf
Pulmonary asbestos bodies and asbestos fibers as indicators of exposure
Karjalainen A, Nurminen M, Vanhala E, Vainio H, Anttila S
Original article 1995;21(3):179-190   pdf
Pooled reanalysis of cancer mortality among five cohorts of workers in wood-related industries
Demers PA, Boffetta P, Kogevinas M, Blair A, Miller BA, Robinson CF, Roscoe RJ, Winter PD, Colin D, Matos E, Vainio H