Marjaana Lahti-Koski

Summary

Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in waist-to-hip ratio and its determinants in adults in Finland from 1987 to 1997
    M Lahti-Koski
    Department of Nutrition, the Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:1436-44. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Age, education and occupation as determinants of trends in body mass index in Finland from 1982 to 1997
    M Lahti-Koski
    Department of Nutrition, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1669-76. 2000
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in waist-to-hip ratio and its determinants in adults in Finland from 1987 to 1997
    M Lahti-Koski
    Department of Nutrition, the Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:1436-44. 2000
    ..Although abdominal obesity has been shown to be an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease and a variety of other diseases, secular changes in fat distribution in populations have rarely been documented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age, education and occupation as determinants of trends in body mass index in Finland from 1982 to 1997
    M Lahti-Koski
    Department of Nutrition, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1669-76. 2000
    ..To investigate trends in body mass index (BMI) and prevalence of obesity among adults in Finland from 1982 to 1997, and to identify population groups with increasing obesity...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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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  15. 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...
  16. 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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  17. 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...
  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. 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