• Aulikki Lano

Aulikki Lano

Publications 2014-2018

Evensen K, Tikanmäki M, Heinonen K, Matinolli HM, Sipola-Leppänen M, Lano A, Wolke D, Vääräsmäki M, Eriksson JG, Andersson S, Järvelin, Hovi P, Räikkönen K, Kajantie E, Musculoskeletal pain in adults born preterm: Evidence from two birth cohort studies.Eur J Pain. 2018 Oct 5. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1320.

Tokariev A, Stjerna S, Lano A, Metsäranta M, Palva JM, Vanhatalo S. Preterm Birth Changes Networks of Newborn Cortical Activity Cereb Cortex. 2018 May 23. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhy100.

Lönnberg P, Niutanen U, Parham LD, Wolford E, Andersson S, Metsäranta M, Lano A. Sensory-motor performance in seven-year-old children born extremely preterm. Early Hum Dev. 2018 Mar 28;120:10-16. doi: 10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2018.03.012

Björkqvist J, Pesonen AK, Kuula L, Matinolli HM, Lano A, Sipola-Leppänen M, Tikanmäki M, Wolke D, Järvelin MR, Eriksson JG, Andersson S, Vääräsmäki M, Heinonen K, Räikkönen K, Hovi P, Kajantie E. Premature birth and circadian preference in young adulthood: evidence from two birth cohorts. Chronobiol Int. 2018 Jan 30:1-10.

Bassler D, Shinwell ES, Hallman M, Jarreau PH, Plavka R, Carnielli V, Meisner C, Engel C, Koch A, Kreutzer K, van den Anker JN, Schwab M, Halliday HL, Poets CF; Neonatal European Study of Inhaled Steroids Trial Group. Long-Term Effects of Inhaled Budesonide for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. N Engl J Med. 2018 Jan 11;378(2):148-157. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1708831.

Kaseva N, Vääräsmäki M, Matinolli H-M, Sipola-Leppänen M, Tikanmäki M, Heinonen K, Lano A, Wolke D, Vartia T, Andersson S, Järvelin M R, Räikkönen K, Eriksson J G, Kajantie E. Pre-pregnancy overweight or obesity and gestational diabetes as predictors of body composition in offspring twenty years later: evidence from two birth cohort studies. Int J Obes (Lond). 2017 Nov 17. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2017.277.

Matinolli HM, Männistö S, Sipola-Leppänen M, Tikanmäki M, Heinonen K, Eriksson JG, Wolke D, Lano A, Järvelin MR, Vääräsmäki M, Räikkönen K, Kajantie E. Food and nutrient intakes in young adults born preterm  Pediatr Res. 2017 Nov 22. doi: 10.1038/pr.2017.301.

K. Heinonen,J. Lahti,  S. Sammallahti, D. Wolke,  A. Lano, S. Andersson,  A-K. Pesonen,  J. G. Eriksson, E. Kajantie, and K. Raikkonen. Neurocognitive outcome in young adults born late-preterm. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2017 Nov 27. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.13616.

Kuula L, Pesonen AK, Heinonen K, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG, Andersson S, Lano A, Lahti J, Wolke D, Räikkönen K. Naturally occuring circadian rhytm and sleep duration are related to executive functions in early adulthood. J Sleep Res. 2017 Jul 20. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12581.

Kumpulainen SM, Heinonen K, Pesonen AK, Salonen MK, Andersson S, Lano A, Wolke D, Kajantie E, Eriksson JG, Raikkonen K. Childhood cognitive ability and physical activity in young adulthood. Health Psychol. 2017 Jun;36(6):587-597. doi: 10.1037/hea0000493.

Sammallahti S, Heinonen K, Andersson S, Lahti M, Pirkola S, Lahti J, Pesonen A-K, Lano A, Wolke D, Eriksson JG, Kajantie E, Räikkönen K. Growth after late-preterm birth and adult cognitive, academic and mental health outcomes. Pediatr Res. 2017 May;81(5):767-774. doi: 10.1038/pr.2016.276.

Pihko E, Lönnberg P, Lauronen L, Wolford E, Andersson S, Lano A, Metsäranta M, Nevalainen P. Lack of cortical correlates of response inhibition in 6-year-olds born extremely preterm – evidence from a Go/NoGo task in magnetoencephalographic recordings. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 06 Jan 2017  doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00666

Matinolli H_M, Männistö S, Sipola-Leppänen M, Tikanmäki M, Heinonen K, Lahti J, Lahti M, Wehkalampi K, Järvelin MR, Andersson S, Lano A, Vartia T, Wolke D, Eriksson J, Vääräsmäki M, Räikkönen K, Kajantie E. Body image and eating behaviour in young adults borm preterm. Int J Eat Disord. 2017.

Heinonen K, Kajantie E, Pesonen AK, Lahti M, Pirkola S, Wolke D, Lano A, Sammallahti S, Lahti J, Andersson S, Eriksson JG, Räikkönen K.  Common mental disorders in young adults born late-preterm. Psychol Med 2016; July 46(10):2227-2238.

Lano A, Metsäranta M, Vanhatalo S. Mitä vauvan katse kertoo? Suomen Lääkärilehti 2016, 71, 4, p. 206.

Peltoniemi O, Lano A, Yliherva A, Kari MA, Hallman M for The Neonatal Hydrocortisone Working Group. Randomised trial of early neonatal hydrocortisone demonstrates potential undesired effects on neurodevelopment at preschool age. Acta Paediatrica 2016; 105:159-64.

Omidvarnia A, Metsäranta M, Lano A, Vanhatalo S. Structural damage in early preterm brain changes the electric resting state networks. Neuroimage 2015 Jul 9. pii: S1053-8119(15)00596-0. doi: 10.1016/j.

Koivisto A,  Klenberg L, Tommiska V, Lano A, Laine M, Fellman V, Haavisto A. for Finnish ELBW Cohort Study Group (FinELBW). Agreement between parental evaluation and psychometric testing of cognitive outcome in preadolescents born with extremely low birth weight. Acta Paediatrica 2015 Jun 17. doi: 10.1111/apa.13087. 

Stjerna S, Lano A, Metsäranta M, Vanhatalo S. Cumulative deviance scores can be used as an alternative to the Hammersmith Neonatal Neurological Examination in scientific research. Acta Paediatr. 2015 Jun 8.doi:10.1111/apa.13066.

Salonen MK, Wasenius N, Kajantie E, Lano A, Heinonen K, Räikkönen K, Eriksson J. Physical activity, body composition and metabolic syndrome in young adults. PlosOne 2015 May 20;10(5):e126737.

Stjerna S, Sairanen V, Gröhn R, Andersson S, Metsäranta M, Lano A, Vanhatalo S. Visual fixation in human newborns correlates with extensive white matter networks and predicts long term neurocognitive development. J Neuroscience 2015 Mar 25;35(12):4824-9.

Rahkonen P, Lano A, Pesonen A-K, Heinonen K, Räikkönen K, Vanhatalo S, Autti T, Valanne L, Andersson S, Metsäranta M. Atypical sensory processing in extremely low gestational age children. Acta Paediatrica 2015 Jan 25. doi: 10.1111/apa.12911.

Nevalainen P, Rahkonen P, Pihko E, Lano A, Vanhatalo S, Andersson S, Autti T, Valanne L, Metsäranta M, Lauronen L. Evaluation of somatosensory cortical processing in extremely preterm infants at term with MEG and EEG. Clin Neurophysiol  2015 Feb;126(2):275-83.

Rahkonen P, Heinonen K, Pesonen A-K, Lano A, Autti T, Puosi R, Huhtala E, Andersson S, Metsäranta M, Räikkönen K.  Mother-child interaction is associated with neurocognitive outcome in extremely low gestational age children. Scand J Psychol 2014;55:311-318.


Dissertation 2002: The Value of neonatal neurological assessment in predicting neurodevelopmental problems at preschool age.

E-Thesis available at  




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