Margit Pelkonen

Summary

Affiliation: Kuopio University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thirty-year cumulative incidence of chronic bronchitis and COPD in relation to 30-year pulmonary function and 40-year mortality: a follow-up in middle-aged rural men
    Margit Pelkonen
    University of Kuopio, Department of Public Health and General Practice, PO Box 1627, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Chest 130:1129-37. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Smoking: relationship to chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and mortality
    Margit Pelkonen
    Department of Pulmonary Diseases, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 14:105-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Delaying decline in pulmonary function with physical activity: a 25-year follow-up
    Margit Pelkonen
    University of Kuopio, Department of Public Health and General Practice, P O Box 1627, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:494-9. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Thirty-year cumulative incidence of chronic bronchitis and COPD in relation to 30-year pulmonary function and 40-year mortality: a follow-up in middle-aged rural men
    Margit Pelkonen
    University of Kuopio, Department of Public Health and General Practice, PO Box 1627, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Chest 130:1129-37. 2006
    ..To describe the 30-year cumulative incidence of chronic bronchitis and COPD in relation to smoking habits. The effect of chronic bronchitis on pulmonary function and mortality was also examined...
  2. doi request reprint Smoking: relationship to chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and mortality
    Margit Pelkonen
    Department of Pulmonary Diseases, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 14:105-9. 2008
    ..To describe the recent findings concerning the relationship between smoking, chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and mortality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Delaying decline in pulmonary function with physical activity: a 25-year follow-up
    Margit Pelkonen
    University of Kuopio, Department of Public Health and General Practice, P O Box 1627, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:494-9. 2003
    ..In conclusion, results indicated that physical activity is associated with a slower decline in pulmonary function and with lower mortality, and thus, middle-aged and older people should be encouraged to enjoy exercise...