Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care

  • Tukholmankatu 8 B, Biomedicum 2 B

    00290 Helsinki

  • Finland

Organization profile

Organisation Profile

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects 2002 2022

Myocardial adipose tissue as new cardio-metabolic risk marker in patients with myocardial dysfunction.

Graner, M., Taskinen, M., Nieminen, M., Lundbom, N., Lauerma, K., Pentikäinen, M., Nyman, K., Siren, R., Hakkarainen, A., Lundbom, J., Nuutila, P. & Boren, J.

01/01/2009 → …

Project: Research project

Vanhusten ravitsemus

Suominen, M. H., Soini, H., Muurinen, S., Hosia-Randell, H., Saarela, R., Lindroos, E. & Pitkälä, K.

03/03/2003 → …

Project: Research project

Loneliness among older people

Pitkälä, K., Jansson, A., Savikko, N. & Routasalo, P.

01/03/2003 → …

Project: Research project

Publications 1988 2019

Anticholinergic drug use and its association with self-reported symptoms among older persons with and without diabetes

Inkeri, N-M., Karjalainen, M., Haanpaa, M., Kautiainen, H., Saltevo, J., Mantyselka, P. & Tiihonen, M., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 44, 2, p. 229-235 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

A personalized care plan is positively associated with better clinical outcomes in the care of patients with type 2 diabetes: A cross-sectional real-life study

Mikkola, I., Hagnäs, M., Hartsenko, J., Kaila, M. & Winell, K., 15 May 2019, In : Canadian Journal of Diabetes.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Association analyses identify 31 new risk loci for colorectal cancer susceptibility

PRACTICAl Consortium, Law, P. J., Timofeeva, M., Fernandez-Rozadilla, C., Palin, K., Hänninen, U. A., Cajuso, T., Tanskanen, T., Kondelin, J., Kaasinen, E., Sarin, A-P., Eriksson, J. G., Jousilahti, P., Ripatti, S., Palotie, A., Renkonen-Sinisalo, L., Lepistö, A., Aaltonen, L. A., Rissanen, H., Salomaa, V. & 3 othersBöhm, J., Mecklin, J-P. & Pukkala, E., 14 May 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 15 p., 2154.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Association between dog ownership and type 2 diabetes in later life: the Helsinki birth cohort study

Laine, M. K., Wasenius, N. S., Lohi, H., Simonen, M., Tiira, K., Eriksson, J. G. & Salonen, M. K., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 78, 1, 6 p., 1611328.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Activities 2000 2019

"Mä pääsin lääkikseen" - mitä osaan?

Lena Sjöberg (Speaker)
6 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Lääkäripäivät 2019

Asta Kristiina Toivonen (Speaker: Presenter), Maarit Kristiina Nevalainen (Speaker: Presenter), Eeva Pyörälä (Speaker: Presenter)
10 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Reproductive health in women with type 1 diabetes

Lena Sjöberg (Speaker)
10 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

PROs and CONs of cognitive training

Kaisu Pitkälä (Speaker)
11 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Prizes

Annual Prize of Swedish Language Affairs at University of Helsinki

Lena Sjöberg (Recipient) & Tom Pettersson (Recipient), 14 Jun 2017

Prize: Prizes and awards

Årets svenskspråkiga lärarbragd 2018

Lena Sjöberg (Recipient), 14 Mar 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Dick Lefroy Oration in Perth Australia 2015

Kaisu Pitkälä (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

HY Opettajien Akatemian jäsenyys

Kaisu Pitkälä (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prizes and awards

Miina Sillanpään säätiön Vuoden vaikuttaja palkinto

Kaisu Pitkälä (Recipient), 1 Oct 2014

Prize: Prizes and awards

Press / Media

Mielipide: Ikääntyneistä 40 prosenttia kärsii yksinäisyydestä

Timo Strandberg, Kaisu Pitkälä & Anu Jansson

23/10/2016

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Vauvatoiveesta totta?

Lena Sjöberg

01/02/2015

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media