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  • PL 20 (Tukholmankatu 8 B), 414

    HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO

    Finland

  • PL 20 (Tukholmankatu 8 B)

    00014

    Finland

19982022
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Keywords

  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health
  • 3121 Internal medicine
  • 3124 Neurology and psychiatry

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

Publications 1998 2019

Associations Between Nutritional Status and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Long-Term Care Residents in Helsinki

Salminen, K. S., Suominen, M. H., Soini, H., Kautiainen, H., Savikko, N., Saarela, R. K. T., Muurinen, S. & Pitkälä, K. H., May 2019, In : Journal of nutrition, health & aging. 23, 5, p. 474-478 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Bioimpedance analysis and physical functioning as mortality indicators among older sarcopenic people

Bjorkman, M. P., Pitkala, K. H., Jyvakorpi, S., Strandberg, T. E. & Tilvis, R. S., 15 Jul 2019, In : Experimental Gerontology. 122, p. 42-46 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Burden of Oral Symptoms and Its Associations With Nutrition, Well-Being, and Survival Among Nursing Home Residents.

Lindroos, E. K., Saarela, R. K., Suominen, M. H., Muurinen, S., Soini, H., Kautiainen, H. & Pitkälä, K. H., May 2019, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 20, 5, p. 537-543 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Change in Prescribing forSecondary Prevention of Stroke and Coronary Heart Disease in Finnish Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities

Jokanovic, N., Kautiainen, H., Bell, J. S., Tan, E. C. K. & Pitkala, K. H., Jun 2019, In : Drugs & Aging. 36, 6, p. 571-579 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Effects of preventive home visits on health-related quality-of-life and mortality in home-dwelling older adults

Liimatta, H., Lampela, P., Laitinen-Parkkonen, P. & Pitkälä, K. H., 2 Jan 2019, In : Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. 37, 1, p. 90-97 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Projects 2003 2022

Prizes

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

Activities 2003 2018

PROs and CONs of cognitive training

Kaisu Pitkälä (Speaker)
11 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

NGF congress for Gerontology

Kaisu Pitkälä (Attendee)
2 May 20184 May 2018

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

Monitieteiset perusterveydenhuollon tutkimuspäivät

Kaisu Pitkälä (Attendee)
19 Apr 201820 Apr 2018

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

Christine Gullan vastaväitös, University of Bergen

Kaisu Pitkälä (Opponent)
11 Sep 2018

Activity: Examination typesOpponent of doctoral dissertation

Press / Media

Mielipide: Ikääntyneistä 40 prosenttia kärsii yksinäisyydestä

Timo Strandberg, Kaisu Pitkälä & Anu Jansson

23/10/2016

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media