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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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Publications 1998 2019

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

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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.

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Fourteen-Year Trends in the Use of Psychotropic Medications, Opioids, and Other Sedatives Among Institutionalized Older People in Helsinki, Finland

Roitto, H-M., Kautiainen, H., Aalto, U. L., Ohman, H., Laurila, J. & Pitkala, K. H., Mar 2019, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 20, 3, p. 305-311 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Lievä muistin heikkeneminen ei aina etene

Pitkälä, K., 2019, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 74, 15-16, p. 940 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

Midlife predictors of active and healthy aging (AHA) among older businessmen

Urtamo, A., Huohvanainen, E., Pitkälä, K. H. & Strandberg, T. E., Feb 2019, In : Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. p. 225-231 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Muistisairauden neuropsykiatristen oireiden hoito

Hölttä, E. & Pitkälä, K., 2019, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 74, 5, p. 242-247 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Sarcopenia: revised European consensus on definition and diagnosis.

Cruz-Jentoft, A. J., Bahat, G., BAUER, J., Boirie, Y., Bruyere, O., Cederholm, T., Cooper, C., Landis, F., Rolland, Y., Sayer, AA., Schneider, S., Sieber, C. C., Topinkova, E., Vandewoude, M., de Visser, M., Zamboni, M., Pitkälä, K. H. & Writing Group for the European Working Group on Sarcopenia, EWGSOP., Jan 2019, In : Age and Ageing. 2019/48, 1, p. 16-31 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Yksinäisyys on kognition heikkenemisen merkittävä riskitekijä ikääntyneellä

Savikko, N., Jansson, A. & Pitkälä, K., 2019, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 74, 19, p. 1189-1192 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

2018

Alcohol consumption in midlife and old age and risk of frailty: Alcohol paradox in a 30-year follow-up study

Strandberg, A. Y., Trygg, T., Pitkälä, K. H. & Strandberg, T. E., Mar 2018, In : Age and Ageing. 47, 2, p. 248-254 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Educationally intervening the use of potentially harmful medication among residents in institutional settings

Juola, A-L., 2018, Helsinki: [A.-L. Juola]. 159 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisCollection of Articles

Effect of exercise on cognition, physical functioning, fall rate, and neuropsychiatric symptoms in people with dementia

Öhman, H., 2018, Helsinki: [H. Öhman]. 115 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisCollection of Articles

Effect of Exercise on Drug-Related Falls Among Persons with Alzheimer's Disease: A Secondary Analysis of the FINALEX Study

Perttilä, N. M., Öhman, H., Strandberg, T. E., Kautiainen, H., Raivio, M., Laakkonen, M-L., Savikko, N., Tilvis, R. S. & Pitkälä, K. H., Nov 2018, In : Drugs & Aging. 35, 11, p. 1017-1023 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Effects of Cognitive Training on Cognition and Quality of Life of Older Persons with Dementia

Kallio, E-L., Öhman, H., Hietanen, M., Soini, H., Strandberg, T. E., Kautiainen, H. & Pitkälä, K. H., Apr 2018, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 66, 4, p. 664-670 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Exercise and falls among frail older people - special focus on people with dementia

Perttilä, N. M., 2018, Helsinki: Helsingin yliopisto. 99 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisCollection of Articles

Happiness of the oldest-old men is associated with fruit and vegetable intakes

Jyväkorpi, S. K., Urtamo, A., Pitkälä, K. H. & Strandberg, T. E., Oct 2018, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 9, 5, p. 687-690 4 p.

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Health-related quality of life as a predictor of mortality in heterogeneous samples of older adults

Liira, H., Mavaddat, N., Eineluoto, M., Kautiainen, H., Strandberg, T., Suominen, M., Laakkonen, M-L., Eloniemi-Sulkava, U., Sintonen, H. & Pitkälä, K., Apr 2018, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 9, 2, p. 227-234 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Hyks:n erityisvastuualueen terveysasemat oppimisympäristöinä : koulutuspaikkojen uusinta-arviointi

Helin-Salmivaara, A., Kärppä, L., Heinäaho, E., Hartikainen, M., Eriksson, J. & Pitkälä, K., 2018, In : Yleislääkäri. 33, 3, p. 18-21 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Ikääntyneen kuntoutus

Raivio, M. & Pitkälä, K., 2018, (Accepted/In press) Kuntoutus. Kustannus Oy Duodecim

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Ikääntyneiden lääkehoidon sudenkuopat

Pitkälä, K. & Juola, A-L., 2018, In : Yleislääkäri. 33, 1, p. 9-15 7 p.

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Interdisciplinary team education promotes innovations in the home care of older people

Pitkälä, K. H., Finne-Soveri, H., Immonen, S., Lehti, T., Tiilikainen, I., Vesterinen, T. & Saarinen, E., 2018, In : Educational Gerontology. 44, 4, p. 276-287 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Monitieteistä tiimiopetusta yli ammattirajojen

Pitkälä, K., Finne-Soveri, H., Immonen, S., Lehti, T., Tiilikainen, I., Vesterinen, T. & Saarinen, E., 2018, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 73, 1-2, p. 64-66 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

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Nutrition, Daily Walking and Resilience are Associated with Physical Function in the Oldest Old Men

Jyväkorpi, S. K., Urtamo, A., Pitkälä, K. H. & Strandberg, T. E., 19 Nov 2018, In : Journal of nutrition, health & aging. 22, 10, p. 1176-1182 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Relationship of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms with Falls in Alzheimer's Disease: Does Exercise Modify the Risk?

Roitto, H-M., Kautiainen, H., Öhman, H., Savikko, N., Strandberg, T. E., Raivio, M., Laakkonen, M-L. & Pitkälä, K. H., Dec 2018, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 66, 12, p. 2377-2381 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Sairauksien ehkäisy kannattaa vielä vanhanakin

Pitkälä, K. & Strandberg, T., 2018, In : Duodecim. 134, 11, p. 1141-1148 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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Sauna bathing, health, and quality of life among octogenarian men: the Helsinki Businessmen Study

Strandberg, T., Strandberg, A., Pitkälä, K. & Benetos, A., 2018, In : Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 30, 9, p. 1053-1057 5 p.

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Status of Geriatrics in 22 Countries

Pitkala, K. H., Martin, F. C., Maggi, S., Jyväkorpi, S. K. & Strandberg, T. E., May 2018, In : Journal of nutrition, health & aging. 22, 5, p. 627-631 5 p.

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Training professionals to implement a group model for alleviating loneliness among older people – 10-year follow-up study

Jansson, A. H., Savikko, N. M. & Pitkälä, K. H., 2018, In : Educational Gerontology. 44, 2-3, p. 119-127 9 p.

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Use of Anticholinergic Drugs and its Relationship With Psychological Well-Being and Mortality in Long-Term Care Facilities in Helsinki

Aalto, U. L., Roitto, H-M., Finne-Soveri, H., Kautiainen, H. & Pitkälä, K., Jun 2018, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 19, 6, p. 511-515 5 p.

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Vältä pregabaliinia ja trisyklisiä masennuslääkkeitä iäkkään hoidossa

Lauhio, A., Pitkälä, K., Saastamoinen, L. S., Helminen, S. & Autti-Rämö, I., 2018, In : Suomen hammaslääkärilehti. 25, 7, p. 38-40 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Vältä pregabaliinia ja trisyklisiä masennuslääkkeitä iäkkään hoidossa

Lauhio, A., Pitkälä, K., Saastamoinen, L. K., Helminen, S. & Autti-Rämö, I., 2018, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 73, 21, p. 1370-1371 2 p.

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Vielä iäkkäiden neuropaattisen kivun hoidosta

Pitkälä, K., Lauhio, A., Saastamoinen, L. K., Helminen, S. & Autti-Rämö, I., 2018, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 73, 23, p. 1478-1479 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateProfessional

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Voiko vanhus laihduttaa?

Pitkälä, K., 2018, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 73, 9, p. 563 1 p.

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2017

Associations of vacation time with lifestyle, long-term mortality and health-related quality of life in old age: The Helsinki Businessmen Study

Strandberg, T. E., von Bonsdorff, M., Strandberg, A., Pitkala, K. & Raikkonen, K., Jul 2017, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 8, 3, p. 260-264 5 p.

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Cardiovascular risk factors and glucose tolerance in midlife and risk of cognitive disorders in old age up to a 49-year follow-up of the Helsinki businessmen study

Rantanen, K., Strandberg, A. Y., Salomaa, V., Pitkala, K., Tilvis, R. S., Tienari, P. & Strandberg, T., 2017, In : Annals of Medicine. 49, 6, p. 462-469 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Changes in malnutrition and quality of nutritional care among aged residents in all nursing homes and assisted living facilities in Helsinki 2003-2011

Saarela, R. K. T., Muurinen, S., Suominen, M. H., Savikko, N. N., Soini, H. & Pitkala, K. H., Sep 2017, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 72, p. 169-173 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Clinical supervision among medical students and general practitioners

Torppa, M. A., 8 Dec 2017, Helsinki : [M. A. Torppa]. 101 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisCollection of Articles

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Cognitive Training Interventions for Patients with Alzheimer's Disease: A Systematic Review

Kallio, E-L., Öhman, H., Kautiainen, H., Hietanen, M. & Pitkala, K., 2017, In : Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 56, 4, p. 1349-1372 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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Cooperation between geriatricians and general practitioners for improved pharmacotherapy in home-dwelling elderly people receiving polypharmacy - the COOP Study: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial

Romskaug, R., Molden, E., Straand, J., Kersten, H., Skovlund, E., Pitkala, K. H. & Wyller, T. B., 4 Apr 2017, In : Trials. 18, 9 p., 158.

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Etapit erikoistumisen tukemiseksi Helsingin yliopiston yleislääketieteen erikoislääkärikoulutuksessa

Helin-Salmivaara, A., Salokekkilä, P., Wasenius, N., Hartikainen, M., Pitkälä, K. & Eriksson, J., 2017, In : Duodecim. 133, 20, p. 1937-1945 9 p.

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Eurooppalaisessa SPRINTT-tutkimuksessa selvitetään gerastenian ehkäisyä liikunta- ja ravitsemusintervention avulla

Jyväkorpi, S. K., Urtamo, A., Pitkälä, K. H., Öhman, H., Vanhanen, H. & Strandberg, T. E., 2017, In : Gerontologia. 31, 4, p. 308-316 9 p.

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Hermosoluja suojaava ruokavalio ja kognitio

Pitkälä, K., 2017, In : Suomen lääkärilehti. 72, 39, p. 2150-2150 1 p.

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