Scientific journal articles

  1. Bauer C, Rast F, Ernst M, Oetiker S, Meichtry A, Kool J, Rissanen SM, Suni J, Kankaanpää M, Pain intensity attenuates movement control of the lumbar spine in low back pain, J. Electromyogr Kinesiol 2015:25(6):919–927.
  2. Bauer C, Rast FM. Oetiker S, Ernst MJ, Kool J, Rissanen SM, Suni J, Kankaanpää M, Concurrent validity and reliability of a novel wireless inertial measurement system to assess trunk movement, J. Electromyogr Kinesiol 2015:25(5):782–790.
  3. Cornforth D, Jelinek HF, and Tarvainen MP. A comparison of nonlinear measures for the detection of cardiac autonomic neuropathy from heart rate variability. Entropy, 17:1425-1440, 2015. (doi:10.3390/e17031425)
  4. Järvelin S, Hakola T, Lindholm H, Louhevaara V, Paukkonen M, Puttonen S, Ropponen A, Tarvainen M, and Pohjonen T. Effects of a reduction in the number of short intervals between work shifts on heart rate variability: a prospective field study of female nurses. Clin Nursing Studies, 3(3):118-126, 2015. (doi: 10.5430/cns.v3n3p118)
  5. Kaskinoro K, Maksimow A, Georgiadis S, Långsjö J, Scheinin H, Karjalainen P, Jääskeläinen SK. Electroencephalogram reactivity to verbal command after dexmedetomidine, propofol and sevoflurane-induced unresponsiveness. Anaesthesia. 2015 Feb;70(2):190-204.
  6. Khalaf K, Jelinek HF, Robinson C, Cornforth DJ, Tarvainen MP, and Al-Aubaidy H. Complex nonlinear autonomic nervous system modulation link cardiac autonomic neuropathy and peripheral vascular disease. Front Physiol, 6(Article 101): 1-9, 2015. (doi: 10.3389/fphys.2015.00101)
  7. Meigal AY, Rissanen SM, Zaripova YR, Miroshnichenko GG, Karjalainen PA, Nonlinear parameters of surface electromyogram for diagnostics of neuromuscular disorders and normal conditions of the human motor system, Human Physiol 2015:41(6):672-679.
  8. Meigal AY, Miroshnichenko GG, Kuzmina AP, Rissanen SM, Georgiadis SD and Karjalainen PA. Nonlinear parameters of surface EMG in schizophrenia patients depend on kind of antipsychotic therapy. Front Physiol 2015:6(197):doi: 10.3389/fphys.2015.00197.
  9. Merentie M, Lipponen JA, Hedman M, Hedman A, Hartikainen J, Huusko J, Lottonen-Raikaslehto L, Parviainen V, Laidinen S, Karjalainen PA and Ylä-Herttuala S “Mouse ECG findings in aging, with conduction system affecting drugs and in cardiac pathologies: Development and validation of ECG analysis algorithm in mice” Physiological Reports, 3(12): e12639, 2015 (doi: 10.14814/phy2.12639)
  10. Ottaviani C, Medea B, Lonigro A, Tarvainen MP, and Couyoumdjian A. Cognitive rigidity is mirrored by autonomic inflexibility in daily life perseverative cognition. Biol Psychol, 107:24-30, 2015. (doi:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2015.02.011)
  11. Ottaviani C, Shahabi L, Tarvainen MP, Cook I, Abrams M, and Shapiro D. Cognitive, behavioral, and autonomic correlates of mind wandering and perseverative cognition in major depression. Front Neurosci, 8(Article 433):1-9, 2015. (doi: 10.3389/fnins.2014.00433)
  12. Rissanen SM, Ruonala V, Pekkonen E, Kankaanpää M, Airaksinen O, Karjalainen PA, Signal features of surface electromyography in advanced Parkinson's disease during different settings of deep brain stimulation. Clin Neurophysiol (2015) 126:2290-2298. (doi:10.1016/j.clinph.2015.01.021)
  13. Taralov Z, Terziyski K, Dimov P, Marinov B, Tarvainen MP, Perini R, and Kostianev S. Assessment of the acute impact of normobaric hypoxia as a part of an intermittent hypoxic training on heart rate variability. Cor et Vasa, 57:e251-e256, 2015. (doi: 10.1016/j.crvasa.2015.05.010)
  14. Tenhunen M, Hyttinen J, Lipponen J, Virkkala J, Kuusimäki S, Tarvainen MP, Karjalainen PA, and Himanen S-L. Heart rate variability evaluation of Emfit sleep mattress breathing categories in NREM sleep. Clin Neurophysiol, 126(5):967-974, 2015. (doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2014.08.012)
  15. Vuorinen M, Spulber, G, Damangir S, Niskanen E, Ngandu T, Soininen H, Kivipelto M, Solomon A, Midlife CAIDE Dementia Risk Score and Dementia-Related Brain Changes up to 30 Years Later on Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Journal of Alzheimer's disease 2015, 44(1):93-101, 20.
  16. Wallius M-A, Rissanen SM, Bragge T, Vartiainen P, Karjalainen PA, Räsänen K, Järvelin-Pasanen S. Effects of Mop Handle Height on Shoulder Muscle Activity and Perceived Exertion during Floor Mopping Using a Figure Eight Method, Ind. Health, 2015. (doi:
  17. Witteman J, Post H, Tarvainen M, De Bruijn A, de Sousa Fernandes Perna E, Ramaekers J, and Wiers R. Cue-reactivity and its relation to craving and relapse in alcohol dependence: A combined laboratory and field study. Psychopharmacology, 232(20):3685-96, 2015. (doi: 10.1007/s00213-015-4027-6)


Conference proceedings 

  1. Jelinek HF, Tarvainen MP, Cornforth DJ, Spence I, and Russell J. Is a short re-feeding program effective in reducing adverse cardiac events in eating disorder patients? Computing in Cardiology, 42:985-988, 2015.
  2. Jelinek HF, Cornforth DJ, and Tarvainen MP. Multiscale Renyi entropy and cardiac autonomic neuropathy. The 20th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science (CSCS20-2015),  pp. 96-98, Bucharest, May, 2015.
  3. Perkins SE, Jelinek HF, de Jong B, Cornforth DJ, Tarvainen MP, and Al-Aubaidy HA. Endurance exercise improves heart rate complexity in the presence of vagal withdrawal in young adults. Computing in Cardiology, 42:1025-1028, 2015.
  4. Ruonala VM, Tarvainen MP, Karjalainen PA, Pekkonen E, and Rissanen SM. Autonomic Nervous System Response to L-Dopa in Patients with Advanced Parkinson's Disease. Proc 37th Annu Int Conf IEEE EMBS, pp. 6162-6165 Milano, August, 2015.
  5. Tarvainen MP, Kuoppa P, Fonne V, Wagstaff A, and Meland A. Mindfulness Training in High-Performance Groups: Preliminary Findings from a Heart Rate Variability Study. Proc 37th Annu Int Conf IEEE EMBS, (1-page late breaking article) Milano, August, 2015.