Marjaana Lahti-Koski

Summary

Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations of body mass index and obesity with physical activity, food choices, alcohol intake, and smoking in the 1982-1997 FINRISK Studies
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    Departments of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:809-17. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Awareness and use of the Heart Symbol by Finnish consumers
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 15:476-82. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Mapping geographical variation in obesity in Finland
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 18:637-43. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Twenty-year changes in the prevalence of obesity among Finnish adults
    M Lahti-Koski
    National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Obes Rev 11:171-6. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Fifteen-year changes in body mass index and waist circumference in Finnish adults
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:398-404. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of weight cycling and its relation to health indicators in Finland
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Obes Res 13:333-41. 2005
  7. pmc Effects of a healthy food supply intervention in a military setting: positive changes in cereal, fat and sugar containing foods
    Clarissa M L Bingham
    Health Behavior and Health Promotion Unit, Department of Lifestyle and Participation, National Institute for Health and Welfare, FI 00271, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:91. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between estimated aerobic fitness and cardiovascular risk factors in adults with different levels of abdominal obesity
    Katja Borodulin
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:126-31. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Food choices and health during military service: increases in sugar- and fibre-containing foods and changes in anthropometric and clinical risk factors
    Clarissa M L Bingham
    Department of Lifestyle and Participation, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 15:1248-55. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint The combined use of cholesterol-lowering drugs and cholesterol-lowering bread spreads: health behavior data from Finland
    Nynke de Jong
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Prev Med 39:849-55. 2004

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Associations of body mass index and obesity with physical activity, food choices, alcohol intake, and smoking in the 1982-1997 FINRISK Studies
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    Departments of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:809-17. 2002
    ..Recent increases in the prevalence of obesity worldwide are suggested to be caused largely by an environment that promotes sedentariness and excessive food intake...
  2. doi request reprint Awareness and use of the Heart Symbol by Finnish consumers
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 15:476-82. 2012
    ..To study the awareness of the Heart Symbol in different age and educational groups, and changes in the awareness over a 9-year period. In addition, the reported use of products with the symbol was examined...
  3. doi request reprint Mapping geographical variation in obesity in Finland
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 18:637-43. 2008
    ..The geographical pattern of mean anthropometric values and obesity prevalence were studied applying a Bayesian hierarchical approach and Geographical Information Systems...
  4. doi request reprint Twenty-year changes in the prevalence of obesity among Finnish adults
    M Lahti-Koski
    National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Obes Rev 11:171-6. 2010
    ..A comprehensive public health strategy targeting the whole population and especially those with low education is urgently needed to halt the obesity epidemic...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fifteen-year changes in body mass index and waist circumference in Finnish adults
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:398-404. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate 15-year changes in general and abdominal obesity among adults in Finland, and furthermore, to assess whether obesity trends differ between educational groups...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of weight cycling and its relation to health indicators in Finland
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Obes Res 13:333-41. 2005
    ..This study was performed to identify weight cyclers and to assess the prevalence of weight cycling and its relation to health indicators in Finnish adults...
  7. pmc Effects of a healthy food supply intervention in a military setting: positive changes in cereal, fat and sugar containing foods
    Clarissa M L Bingham
    Health Behavior and Health Promotion Unit, Department of Lifestyle and Participation, National Institute for Health and Welfare, FI 00271, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:91. 2012
    ..This study assesses the effects in conscripts' eating habits in an intervention targeting the supply of healthy foods available in the military setting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between estimated aerobic fitness and cardiovascular risk factors in adults with different levels of abdominal obesity
    Katja Borodulin
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:126-31. 2005
    ..We investigated the association between estimated aerobic fitness and cardiovascular risk factors, and how the association is affected by abdominal obesity...
  9. doi request reprint Food choices and health during military service: increases in sugar- and fibre-containing foods and changes in anthropometric and clinical risk factors
    Clarissa M L Bingham
    Department of Lifestyle and Participation, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 15:1248-55. 2012
    ..To analyse changes in food choices, diet-related risk factors and their association during 6 months of military service...
  10. ncbi request reprint The combined use of cholesterol-lowering drugs and cholesterol-lowering bread spreads: health behavior data from Finland
    Nynke de Jong
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Prev Med 39:849-55. 2004
    ..This study analyses the prevalence of use of drugs, bread spreads or the combination of both in people aware of their high/elevated cholesterol level, and compares users of the three therapies on health behavior and demographics...
  11. doi request reprint Do childhood social circumstances affect overweight and obesity in early adulthood?
    Laura Kestilä
    Department of Health and Functional Capacity, National Public Health Institute KTL, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Public Health 37:206-19. 2009
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  12. pmc Fat free mass and obesity in relation to educational level
    Elina Seppänen-Nuijten
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Public Health 9:448. 2009
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  13. ncbi request reprint Associates of obesity and weight dissatisfaction among Finnish adolescents
    Vera Mikkilä
    National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 6:49-56. 2003
    ..We investigated behavioural and socio-economic factors associated with obesity and weight dissatisfaction among Finnish adolescents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Trends and socioeconomic differences in overweight among physically active and inactive Finns in 1978-2002
    Katja Borodulin
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, Mannerheimintie 166, FI 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Prev Med 45:157-62. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Nutrient intake and food use of Finnish conscripts in garrison, on leave, and in encampment conditions
    Clarissa M L Bingham
    Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Mil Med 174:678-84. 2009
    ..80% of Finnish men fill their civic duty and complete military service. Conscripts' dietary habits have been studied limitedly...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association of age and education with different types of leisure-time physical activity among 4437 Finnish adults
    Katja Borodulin
    National Public Health Institute, Dept of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, Helsinki, Finland
    J Phys Act Health 5:242-51. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the associations of age and education with types of leisure-time physical activity in a population sample of Finnish adults...
  17. pmc Twenty-five year trends in body mass index by education and income in Finland
    Ritva Prättälä
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Public Health 12:936. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the associations of education and income with (BMI) from the late 1970s to the early 2000s...
  18. ncbi request reprint Iron status of adults in the capital area of Finland
    Marjaana Lahti-Koski
    Dept of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute KTL, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Nutr 42:287-92. 2003
    ..Enrichment of wheat flour with iron, which commenced in Finland in the mid-1970s, ceased in 1994. No data on iron status among adults have been published since 1993...
  19. doi request reprint Dietary and lifestyle characteristics associated with normal-weight obesity: the National FINRISK 2007 Study
    Satu Mannisto
    Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, PO Box 30, 00271, Helsinki, Finland
    Br J Nutr 111:887-94. 2014
    ..The identification of NWO people may be of importance because although they appear lean, they have some unhealthy lifestyle and dietary habits related to obesity and overall health. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint [Factors linked to obesity and body weight perception in adolescents]
    Vera Mikkilä
    TAYS n lastenklinikka PL 2000, 33521 Tampere
    Duodecim 118:921-9. 2002