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Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2 - 116-121, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51003, Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, III, rooms 309-352, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research and Arts
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003, Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18-310, 50090, Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, 51003, Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004, Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003, Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a, room 29, 50103, Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, roomm 301, 51003, Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 4-A315, 51009, Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409, Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20, 50409, Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003, Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307, Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012, Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +(372) 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003, Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 51014, Tartu, Eesti
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5-205, 51014, Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46-208, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409, Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618, Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi Str 1, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409, Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5011
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b-134, 51010, Tartu
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51014, Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W.Struve 1, 50091, Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 38, 51003, Tartu
  • Estonian Genome Center
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010, Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51014, Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51014, Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51014, Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51014, Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51014, Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6000, arvutiabi: 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51014, Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 17-114, 51014, Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, ruum 210, 50090, Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090, Tartu
  • Office of Research and Development
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6192
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III korrus, 51003, Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090, Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 51014, Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5400
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51014, Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
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Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2 - 116-121, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51003, Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, III, rooms 309-352, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research and Arts
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003, Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18-310, 50090, Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, 51003, Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004, Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003, Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a, room 29, 50103, Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, roomm 301, 51003, Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 4-A315, 51009, Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409, Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20, 50409, Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003, Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307, Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012, Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +(372) 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003, Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 51014, Tartu, Eesti
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5-205, 51014, Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
(+372) 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46-208, 51014, Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409, Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618, Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi Str 1, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409, Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5011
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b-134, 51010, Tartu
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411, Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51014, Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W.Struve 1, 50091, Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 38, 51003, Tartu
  • Estonian Genome Center
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010, Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51014, Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51014, Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51014, Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51014, Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51014, Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6000, arvutiabi: 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51014, Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 17-114, 51014, Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, ruum 210, 50090, Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090, Tartu
  • Office of Research and Development
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 6192
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III korrus, 51003, Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090, Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 51014, Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5400
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51014, Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • View all other units

Publications

2013
Uusküla A, Rajaleid K, Talu A, Abel-Ollo K, Des Jarlais D. A decline in the prevalence of injecting drug users in Estonia, 2005–2009. International Journal of Drug Policy 2013;24:312–8.

Uusküla A, McMahon J, Kals M, Talu A, Abel-Ollo K, Rüütel K, Des Jarlais D. Risk for heterosexual HIV transmission among non-injecting female partners of injection drug users in Estonia . AIDS and Behavior 2013;17:879–88.

Des Jarlais DC, Pinkerton S, Hagan H, Guardino V, Feelemyer J, Cooper H, Hatzatkis A, Uusküla A. 30 years on selected issues in the prevention of HIV among persons who inject drugs. Advances in Preventive Medicine 2013;2013:346372.

Liivlaid H; Uusküla A. Changes in high-risk sexual behaviour among Estonian adults between 1996 and 2006. Sexually Transmitted Infections 2013;89:91–7.

Uusküla A, Raag M, Uppin, A, Raud T, Klaar U, Jürisson M, Müürsepp A. Incidence of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in Estonia. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 2013;17:129–36.

Uusküla A, Müürsepp A, Kawai K, Raag M, Jürisson M, Pillsbury M. The epidemiological and economic impact of a quadrivalent human papillomavirus (hpv) vaccine in Estonia. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013;13:304.

Laisaar K-T, Uusküla A, Sharma A, DeHovitz JA, Amico KR. Developing an adherence support intervention for patients on antiretroviral therapy in the context of the recent IDU-driven HIV/AIDS epidemic in Estonia. AIDS Care 2013;25:863–73.

Rüütel K, Karnite A, Talu A, Abel-Ollo K, Kirvelaite G, Kliiman K, Loit HM, Uusküla A. Prevalence of IGRA-positivity and risk factors for tuberculosis among injecting drug users in Estonia and Latvia. International Journal of Drug Policy 2013;25:175–8.

Vorobjov S, Des Jarlais DC, Abel-Ollo K, Talu A, Rüütel K, Uusküla A. Socio-demographic factors, health risks and harms associated with early initiation of injection among people who inject drugs in Tallinn, Estonia: Evidence from cross-sectional surveys. International Journal of Drug Policy 2013;24:150–5.

Low N, Redmond S, Uusküla A, van Bergen J, Ward H, Andersen B, Götz H. Screening for genital chlamydia infection. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013;12:x.

Karnite A, Brigis G, Uusküla A. Years of potential life lost due to HIV infection and associated factors based on national HIV surveillance data in Latvia, 1991-2010. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases 2013;45:140–6.

Vickerman P, Martin NK, Roy A, Beattie T, EMCDDA Collaborative Group, Jarlais DD, Strathdee S, Wiessing L, Hickman M. Is the HCV-HIV co-infection prevalence amongst injecting drug users a marker for the level of sexual and injection related HIV transmission? Drug and Alcohol Dependence 2013;132:172–82.

Vals K, Kiivet R, Leinsalu M. Alcohol consumption, smoking and overweight as a burden for health care services utilization: a cross-sectional study in Estonia. BMC Public Health 2013;13:772.

Kiivet R, Sund R, Linna M, Silverman B, Pisarev H, Friedman N. Methodological challenges in international performancemeasurement using patient-level administrative data. Health Policy 2013,112:110–21.

Aaviksoo E, Baburin A, Kiivet R-A. Risk factors for sickness absence among Estonian employees. Occupational Medicine 2013;63:156–9.

Mackenbach JP, Hoffmann R, Khoshaba B, Plug I, Rey G, Westerling R, Pärna K, Jougla E, Alfonso J. Looman C. McKee M. Using 'amenable mortality' as indicator of healthcare effectiveness in international comparisons: results of a validation study. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health 2013;67:139–46.

Hoffmann R, Plug I, Khoshaba B, McKee M, Mackenbach JP, Rey G, Jougla E, Westerling R, Looman CW, Alfonso-Sánchez JL, Pärna K, Lang K, Hellmeier W. Amenable mortality revisited: the AMIEHS study. Gaceta Sanitaria 2013;27:199–206.

Hoffmann R, Plug I, McKee M, Khoshaba B, Westerling R, Looman C, Rey G, Jougla E, Lang K, Pärna K, Mackenbach JP. Innovations in health care and mortality trends from five cancers in seven European countries between 1970 and 2005. International Journal of Public Health 2013;23:x.

Hoffmann R, Plug I, McKee M, Khoshaba B, Westerling R, Looman C, Rey G, Jougla E, Luis Alfonso J, Lang K, Pärna K, Mackenbach JP. Innovations in medical care and mortality trends from four circulatory diseases between 1970 and 2005. European Journal of Public Health 2013;23:852–7.

Reile R, Leinsalu M. Differentiating positive and negative self-rated health: results from a cross-sectional study in Estonia. International Journal of Public Health 2013;58:555–64.

Eglit T, Lember M, Ringmets I, Rajasalu T. Gender differences in serum high-molecular-weight (HMW) adiponectin levels in metabolic syndrome. European Journal of Endocrinology 2013;168:385–91.

Eglit T, Ringmets I, Lember M. Obesity, high-molecular-weight (HMW) adiponectin, and metabolic risk factors: prevalence and gender-specific associations in Estonia. PLoS ONE 2013;8:e73273.

Broga M, Mijaljica G, Waligora M, Keis A, Marusic A. Publication ethics in biomedical journals from countries in central and eastern Europe. Science and Engineering Ethics 2013;20:99–109.

Åström C, Orru H, Rocklöv J, Strandberg G, Ebi K, Forsberg, K. Heat-related respiratory hospital admissions in Europe in a changing climate: a health impact assessment. BMJ Open 2013;3:e001842.

Orru H, Andersson C, Eb, KL, Langner J, Aström C, Forsberg B. Impact of climate change on ozone related mortality and morbidity in Europe. European Respiratory Journal 2013;41:285–94.

Ortega FB, Ruiz JR, Labayen I, Hurtig-Wennlöf A, Harro J, Kwak L, Oja L, Merenäkk L, Veidebaum T, Sjöström M. Role of socio-cultural factors on changes in fitness and adiposity in youth: A 6-year follow-up study . Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases 2013;23:883–90.

Plass D, Mangen M-J, Havelaar AH, Gibbons C, Haagsma J, Jahn B, Lai T, van Lier A, Longhi S, McDonald SA, Kraemer A, Kramarz P, Cassini A, Kretzschmar ME. The incidence-based and pathogen-based disability-adjusted life-years approach for measuring infectious disease burden in Europe: the Burden of Communicable Diseases in Europe (BCoDE) project. The Lancet 2013;381:S114.

 

2012
Uusküla A, Laisaar K-T, Raag M, Smidt J, Semjonova S, Kogan J, Amico KR, Sharma A, Dehovitz J. Antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence and correlates to nonadherence among people on ART in Estonia. AIDS Care 2012;24:1470–9.

Vorobjov S, Uusküla A, Des Jarlais DC, Abel-Ollo K, Talu A, Rüütel K. Multiple routes of drug administration and HIV risk among injecting drug users.

The Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 2012;42:413–20.

Ringmets I, Tuusov J, Lang K, Väli M, Pärna K, Tõnisson M, Helander A, McKee M, Leon DA. Alcohol and premature death in Estonian men: a study of forensic autopsies using novel biomarkers and proxy informants. BMC Public Health 2012;12:146.

Toome L, Ringmets I, Andresson P, Ilmoja M-L, Saik P, Varendi H. Changes in care and short-term outcome for very preterm infants in Estonia. Acta Paediatrica 2012;4:390–6.

Ress K, Luts K, Rägo T, Pisarev H, Uibo O. Nationwide study of childhood celiac disease incidence over a 35-year period in Estonia. European Journal of Pediatrics 2012;1823–8.

Adamson V, Mitt P, Pisarev H, Metsvaht T, Telling K, Naaber P, Maimets, M. Prolonged outbreak of Serratia marcescens in Tartu University hospital: a case-control study. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012;12:281.

Orru H, Laukaitienė A, Zurlytė I. Particulate air pollution and its impact on health in Vilnius and Kaunas Medicina (Kaunas) 2012;48:472–7.

Labayen I, Ortega FB; Ruiz JR, Loit HM, Harro J, Villa I, Veidebaum T, Sjöstrom M. Association of exclusive breast feeding duration and fibrinogen levels in childhood and adolescence. Archive of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 2012;166:56–61.

Lillemäe K, Ress K, Harro J, Merenäkk L, Maaroos H-I, Uibo R, Uibo O. A ten-year serological follow-up of celiac disease in an Estonian population. European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology 2012;24:55–8.

Tõru I, Maron E, Raag M, Vasar V, Nutt DJ, Shlik J. The effect of 6-week treatment with escitalopram on CCK-4 challenge: A placebo-controlled study in CCK-4-sensitive healthy volunteers. European Neuropsychopharmacology 2012;23:645–52.

 

2011
Pärna K, Leon DA. Surrogate drinking in Estonia. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 2011;35:1454–7.

Kivistik A, Lang K, Baili P, Anttila A, Veerus P. Women's knowledge about cervical cancer risk factors, screening, and reasons for non-participation in cervical cancer screening programme in Estonia. BMC Womens Health 2011;11:43.

Altmets K, Puur A, Uusküla A, Saava A, Sakkeus L, Katus K. Self-reported activity limitations among the population aged 20-79 in Estonia: a cross-sectional study. European Journal of Public Health 2011;21:49–55.

Uusküla A, Des Jarlais DC, Kals M, Rüütel K, Abel-Ollo K, Talu A, Sobolev I. Expanded syringe exchange programs and reduced HIV infection among new injection drug users in Tallinn, Estonia. BMC Public Health 2011;30:517.

Uusküla A, Abel-Ollo K, Markina A, McNutt LA, Heimer R. Condom use and partnership intimacy among drug injectors and their sexual partners in Estonia. Sexually Transmitted Infections 2011;88:58–62.

Laisaar K-T, Avi R, Dehovitz J, Uusküla A. Estonia at the threshold of the fourth decade of the AIDS era in Europe. Aids Research and Human Retroviruses 2011;27:841–51.

Orru H, Maasikmets M, Lai T, Tamm T, Kaasik M, Kimmel V, Orru K, Merisalu E, Forsberg B. Health impacts of particulate matter in five major Estonian towns: main sources of exposure and local differences . Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health 2011;4: 247–58.

Zatoński W, HEM project team. Epidemiological analysis of health situation development in Europe and its causes until 1990. Annals of Agricultural and Environmental Medicine 2011;18:194–202.

Orru M, Übner M, Orru H. Chemical properties of peat in three peatlands with balneological potential in Estonia. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 2011;60:43–9.

Heidmets LT, Metsvaht T, Ilmoja ML, Pisarev H, Oselin K, Lutsar I. Blood loss related to participation in pharmacokinetic study in preterm neonates. Neonatology 2011;100:111–5.

Parm U, Metsvaht T, Sepp E, Ilmoja ML, Pisarev H, Pauskar M, Lutsar I. Risk factors associated with gut and nasopharyngeal colonization by common Gram-negative species and yeasts in neonatal intensive unit patients. Early Human Development 2011;87:391–9.

Lass J, Irs A, Pisarev H, Leinemann T, Lutsar I. Off label use of prescription medicines in children in outpatient setting in Estonia is common. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 2011;20:474–81.

Akkermann K, Hiio K, Villa I, Harro J. Food restriction leads to binge eating dependent upon the effect of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor Val66Met polymorphism. Psychiatry Research 2011;185:39–43.

Martinez-Vizcaino V, Ortega FB, Solera-Martinez M, Ruiz JR, Eensoo D, Harro J, Loit HM, Veidebaum T, Sjöström M. Stability of the factorial structure of metabolic syndrome from childhood to adolescence: a 6-year follow-up study. Cardiovascular Diabetology 2011;10:81.

Merenäkk L, Mäestu J, Nordquist N, Parik J, Oreland L, Loit HM, Harro J. Effects of the serotonin transporter (5-HTTLPR) and α2A-adrenoceptor (C-1291G) genotypes on substance use in children and adolescents: a longitudinal study. Psychopharmacology 2011;215:13–22.

Hiio K, Merenäkk L, Nordquist N, Parik J, Oreland L, Veidebaum T, Harro J. Effects of serotonin transporter promoter and BDNF Val66Met genotype on personality traits in a population representative sample of adolescents. Psychiatric Genetics 2011;21:26–4.

Labayen I, Ruiz JR, Ortega FB, Harro J, Merenäkk L, Oja L, Veidebaum T, Sjöström M. Insulin sensitivity at childhood predicts changes in total and central adiposity over a 6-year period. International Journal of Obesity 2011;35:1284–8.

Ortega F, Ruiz J, Labayden I, Hurting-Wennlöf A, Harro J, Kwak L, Oja L, Merenäkk L, Veidebaum T, Sjostrom M. Fitness and fatness from childhood to adolescence and from adolescence to young adulthood. Obesity 2011;5:1284–8.

Dranseika V, Gefenas E, Cekanauskaite A, Hug K, Mezinska S, Peicius E, Silis V, Soosaar A, Strosberg M. Twenty years of human research ethics committees in the baltic states. Developing World Bioethics 2011;11:48–54.

Day-Williams AG, Southam L, Panoutsopoulou K, Rayner NW, Esko T, Estrada K, Helgadottir HT, Hofman A, Ingvarsson T, Jonsson H, Keis A, Kerkhof HJ, Thorleifsson G, Arden NK, Carr A, Chapman K, Deloukas P, Loughlin J, McCaskie A, Ollier WE, Ralston SH, Spector TD, Wallis GA, Wilkinson JM, Aslam N, Birell F, Carluke I, Joseph J, Rai A, Reed M, Walker K, arcOGEN Consortium, Doherty SA, Jonsdottir I, Maciewicz RA, Muir KR, Metspalu A, Rivadeneira F, Stefansson K, Styrkarsdottir U, Uitterlinden AG, van Meurs JB, Zhang W, Valdes AM, Doherty M, Zeggini E. A variant in MCF2L is associated with osteoarthritis. American Journal of Human Genetics 2011;89:446–50.

 

2010
Pärna K, Rahu K, Helakorpi S, Tekkel M. Alcohol consumption in Estonia and Finland: Finbalt survey 1994–2006. BMC Public Health 2010;10:261.

Pärna K, Ringmets I. Comparison of socioeconomic differences in self-perceived health in Estonia and Finland. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 2010;38:129–34.

Pärna K, Rahu K. Dramatic increase in alcoholic liver cirrhosis mortality in Estonia in 1992–2008. Alcohol and Alcoholism 2010;45:548–51.

Uusküla A, Puur A, Toompere K, DeHovitz J. Trends in the epidemiology of bacterial sexually transmitted infections in Eastern Europe, 1995-2005: review. Sexually Transmitted Infections 2010;86:6–14.

Huik K, Sadam M, Karki T, Avi R, Krispin T, Paap P, Rüütel K, Uusküla A, Talu A, Abel-Ollo K, Lutsar I. CCL3L1 copy number is a strong genetic determinant of HIV seropositivity in Caucasian intravenous drug users. The Journal of Infectious Diseases 2010;201:730–9.

Uusküla A, McMahon JM, Raag M, Silm S, Rüütel K, Talu A, Abel-Ollo K, Ahas R, Des Jarlais DC. Emergent properties of HIV risk among injection drug users in Tallinn, Estonia: synthesis of individual and neighbourhood-level factors. Sexually Transmitted Infections 2010;86:79–84.

Uusküla A, Johnston LG, Raag M, Trummal A, Talu A, Des Jarlais DC. Evaluating recruitment among female sex workers and injecting drug users at risk for HIV using respondent driven sampling in Estonia. Journal of Urban Health Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 2010;87:304–17.

Tõru I, Aluoja A, Võhma Ü, Raag M, Vasar V, Maron E, Shlik J. Associations between personality traits and CCK-4-induced panic attacks in healthy volunteers . Psychiatry Research 2010;178:342–7.

Talu A, Rajaleid K, Abel-Ollo K, Rüütel K, Rahu M, Rhodes T, Platt L, Bobrova N, Uusküla A. HIV infection and risk behaviour of primary fentanyl and amphetamine injectors in Tallinn, Estonia: Implications for intervention. International Journal of Drug Policy 2010;21:56–63.

Parm Ü, Metsvaht T, Sepp E, Ilmoja ML, Pisarev H, Pauskar M, Lutsar I. Impact of empiric antibiotic regimen on bowel colonization in neonates with suspected early onset sepsis. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases 2010;29:807–16.

Pähkla E-R, Jõgi E, Nurk A, Pisarev H, Koppel T, Naaber P, Saag M, Lõivukene K. Periodontal disease in mothers indicates risk in their children . International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2010;20:24–30.

Laas K, Reif A, Herterich S, Eensoo D, Lesch KP, Harro J. The effect of a functional NOS1 promoter polymorphism on impulsivity is moderated by platelet MAO activity. Psychopharmacology 2010;209:255–61.

Gefenas E, Dranseika V, Cekanauskaite A, Hug K, Mezinska S, Peicius E, Silis V, Soosaar A, Strosberg M. Non-equivalent stringency of ethical review in the Baltic States: a sign of a systematic problem in Europe? Journal of Medical Ethics 2010;7:435–9.

Tammaru M, Põlluste K, Lember M. The sources of disease-related information for Estonia's rheumatoid arthritis patients: a qualitative study. Vard i Norden = Nursing Science & Research in the Nordic Countries 2010;19:1343–51.

 

2009
Vorobjov S, Uusküla A, Abel-Ollo K, Talu A, Rüütel K, Des Jarlais DC. Comparison of injecting drug users who obtain syringes from pharmacies and syringe exchange programs in Tallinn, Estonia. Harm Reduction Journal 2009;6:3.

Vorobjov S, Uusküla A, Abel-Ollo K, Talu A, Des Jarlais D. Should pharmacists have a role in harm reduction services for IDUs? A qualitative study in Tallinn, Estonia. Journal of Urban Health 209;86:918–28.

McNutt LA, Gordon EJ, Uusküla A. Informed recruitment in partner studies of HIV transmission: an ethical issue in couples research. BMC Medical Ethics 2009;10:14.

Rahu K, Pärna K, Palo E, Rahu M. Contrasts in alcohol-related mortality in Estonia: education and ethnicity. Alcohol & Alcoholism 2009;44:517–22.

Reinhard V, Pärna K, Lang K, Pisarev H, Sipria A, Starkopf J. Long-term outcome of bystander-witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Estonia from 1999 to 2002. Resuscitation 2009;80:73–8.

Mitt P, Adamson V, Lõivukene K, Lang K, Telling K, Päro K, Rõõm A, Naaber P, Maimets M. Epidemiology of nosocomial bloodstream infections in Estonia. Journal of Hospital Infection 2009;71:365–70.

Indermitte E, Saava A, Karro E. Exposure to high fluoride drinking water and risk of dental fluorosis in Estonia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2009;6:710–21.

Orru H, Kaasik M, Merisalu E, Forsberg B. Health impact assessment in case of biofuel peat - co-use of environmental scenarios and exposure-response functions. Biomass & Bioenergy 2009;1080–6.

Orru H, Teinemaa E, Lai T, Tamm T, Kaasik M, Kimmel V, Kangur K, Merisalu E, Forsberg B. Health impact assessment of particulate pollution in Tallinn using fine spatial resolution and modelling techniques. Environmental Health 2009;8:7.

Orru H, Jõgi R, Kaasik M, Forsberg B. Chronic traffic-induced PM exposure and self-reported respiratory and cardiovascular health in the RHINE Tartu cohort. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2009;6:2740–51.

Lai T, Habicht J, Kiivet RA. Measuring burden of disease in Estonia to support public health policy. European Journal of Public Health 2009;19:541–7.

Habicht J, Kiivet RA, Habicht T, Kunst AE. Social inequalities in the use of health care services after 8 years of health care reforms - a comparative study of the Baltic countries. International Journal of Public Health 2009;54:250–9.

Metsvaht T, Pisarev H, Ilmoja ML, Parm U, Maipuu L, Merila M, Müürsepp P, Lutsar I. Clinical parameters predicting failure of empirical antibacterial therapy in early onset neonatal sepsis, identified by classification and regression tree analysis. BMC Pediatrics 2009;9:72.

Hemminki E, Veerus P, Pisarev H, Hovi SL, Topo P, Karro H. The effects of postmenopausal hormone therapy on social activity, partner relationship, and sexual life - experience from the EPHT trial. BMC Women's Health 2009;9:16.

Nordquist N, Göktürk C, Comasco E, Eensoo D, Merenäkk L, Veidebaum T, Oreland L, Harro J. The transcription factor TFAP2B is associated with insulin resistance and adiposity in healthy adolescents. Obesity 2009;17:1762–7.

Harro J, Merenäkk L, Nordquist N, Konstabel K, Comasco E, Oreland L. Personality and the serotonin transporter gene: Associations in a longitudinal population-based study. Biological Psychology 2009;81:9–13.

Lampe K, Mäkelä M, Garrido MV; Anttila H, Autti-Rämö IJ, Hicks N; Hofmann B, Koivisto J, Kunz R, Kärki P, Malmivaara A, Meiesaar K, Reiman-Möttönen P, Norderhaug I, Pasternack I, Ruano-Ravina A, Räsänen P, Saalasti-Koskinen UI, Saarni S, Walin L, Kristensen FB. The HTA core model: a novel method for producing and reporting health technology assessments . International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care 2009;25:9–20.