T Lanki

Summary

Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Photometrically measured continuous personal PM(2.5) exposure: levels and correlation to a gravimetric method
    Timo Lanki
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:172-8. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Hourly variation in fine particle exposure is associated with transiently increased risk of ST segment depression
    T Lanki
    National Public Health Institute KTL, Environmental Epidemiology Unit, PO Box 95, FI 70701 Kuopio, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 65:782-6. 2008
  3. pmc Associations of traffic related air pollutants with hospitalisation for first acute myocardial infarction: the HEAPSS study
    T Lanki
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, National Public Health Institute KTL, Kuopio, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 63:844-51. 2006
  4. pmc Can we identify sources of fine particles responsible for exercise-induced ischemia on days with elevated air pollution? The ULTRA study
    Timo Lanki
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland, and Environmental and Occupational Health Division, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Environ Health Perspect 114:655-60. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Determinants of personal and indoor PM2.5 and absorbance among elderly subjects with coronary heart disease
    Timo Lanki
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, National Public Health Institute KTL, Kuopio, Finland
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:124-33. 2007
  6. pmc Associations between ambient, personal, and indoor exposure to fine particulate matter constituents in Dutch and Finnish panels of cardiovascular patients
    N A H Janssen
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences IRAS, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 62:868-77. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Urban air pollution, and asthma and COPD hospital emergency room visits
    J I Halonen
    National Public Health Institute KTL, Environmental Epidemiology Unit, PO Box 95, FIN 70701 Kuopio, Finland
    Thorax 63:635-41. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Aerosol particle number concentration measurements in five European cities using TSI-3022 condensation particle counter over a three-year period during health effects of air pollution on susceptible subpopulations
    Pasi Aalto
    Department of Physical Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 55:1064-76. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Particulate air pollution and risk of ST-segment depression during repeated submaximal exercise tests among subjects with coronary heart disease: the Exposure and Risk Assessment for Fine and Ultrafine Particles in Ambient Air (ULTRA) study
    Juha Pekkanen
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland
    Circulation 106:933-8. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Air temperature and inflammatory responses in myocardial infarction survivors
    Alexandra Schneider
    Helmholtz Zentrum Muenchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Epidemiology 19:391-400. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Photometrically measured continuous personal PM(2.5) exposure: levels and correlation to a gravimetric method
    Timo Lanki
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:172-8. 2002
    ..Even outdoors, the relative humidity had only modest effect on concentrations. Photometers are a promising method to explore the health effects of short-term variation in personal PM(2.5) exposure...
  2. doi request reprint Hourly variation in fine particle exposure is associated with transiently increased risk of ST segment depression
    T Lanki
    National Public Health Institute KTL, Environmental Epidemiology Unit, PO Box 95, FI 70701 Kuopio, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 65:782-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate whether hourly changes in fine particle (PM(2.5), diameter<2.5 microm) exposure or outdoor particle concentrations are associated with rapid ischaemic responses...
  3. pmc Associations of traffic related air pollutants with hospitalisation for first acute myocardial infarction: the HEAPSS study
    T Lanki
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, National Public Health Institute KTL, Kuopio, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 63:844-51. 2006
    ..Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is the leading cause of death attributed to cardiovascular diseases. An association between traffic related air pollution and AMI has been suggested, but the evidence is still limited...
  4. pmc Can we identify sources of fine particles responsible for exercise-induced ischemia on days with elevated air pollution? The ULTRA study
    Timo Lanki
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland, and Environmental and Occupational Health Division, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Environ Health Perspect 114:655-60. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that the PM fraction originating from combustion processes, notably traffic, exacerbates ischemic heart diseases associated with PM mass...
  5. ncbi request reprint Determinants of personal and indoor PM2.5 and absorbance among elderly subjects with coronary heart disease
    Timo Lanki
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, National Public Health Institute KTL, Kuopio, Finland
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:124-33. 2007
    ..5. Our results demonstrate that by using questionnaires in connection with outdoor measurements, exposure estimation of PM2.5 and its combustion originating fraction can be improved among elderly persons with compromised health...
  6. pmc Associations between ambient, personal, and indoor exposure to fine particulate matter constituents in Dutch and Finnish panels of cardiovascular patients
    N A H Janssen
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences IRAS, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 62:868-77. 2005
    ..To assess the relation between ambient, indoor, and personal levels of PM2.5 and its elemental composition for elderly subjects with cardiovascular disease...
  7. doi request reprint Urban air pollution, and asthma and COPD hospital emergency room visits
    J I Halonen
    National Public Health Institute KTL, Environmental Epidemiology Unit, PO Box 95, FIN 70701 Kuopio, Finland
    Thorax 63:635-41. 2008
    ..5); <2.5 microm) on asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) among children, adults and the elderly...
  8. ncbi request reprint Aerosol particle number concentration measurements in five European cities using TSI-3022 condensation particle counter over a three-year period during health effects of air pollution on susceptible subpopulations
    Pasi Aalto
    Department of Physical Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 55:1064-76. 2005
    ..The study pointed out the influence of the selection of the measurement site and the configuration of the sampling line on the observed concentrations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Particulate air pollution and risk of ST-segment depression during repeated submaximal exercise tests among subjects with coronary heart disease: the Exposure and Risk Assessment for Fine and Ultrafine Particles in Ambient Air (ULTRA) study
    Juha Pekkanen
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland
    Circulation 106:933-8. 2002
    ..We therefore assessed the associations between levels of the 3 main modes of urban aerosol distribution and the occurrence of ST-segment depressions during repeated exercise tests...
  10. doi request reprint Air temperature and inflammatory responses in myocardial infarction survivors
    Alexandra Schneider
    Helmholtz Zentrum Muenchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Epidemiology 19:391-400. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the association between air temperature and C-reactive protein, interleukin-6 and fibrinogen in postmyocardial infarction patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Air pollution and inflammatory response in myocardial infarction survivors: gene-environment interactions in a high-risk group
    Annette Peters
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Inhal Toxicol 19:161-75. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Associations of fine and ultrafine particulate air pollution with stroke mortality in an area of low air pollution levels
    Jaana Kettunen
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, Kuopio, Finland
    Stroke 38:918-22. 2007
    ..We therefore evaluated the effects of several particle measures including, for the first time to our knowledge, ultrafine particles (<0.1 microm) on stroke...
  13. pmc Effects of particulate air pollution on blood pressure and heart rate in subjects with cardiovascular disease: a multicenter approach
    Angela Ibald-Mulli
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Centre for Environment and Health, Ingolstadter Landstrasse 1, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    Environ Health Perspect 112:369-77. 2004
    ..However, particle effects might differ in cardiac patients because of medication intake and disease status, both affecting the autonomic control of the heart...
  14. ncbi request reprint Relationship between different size classes of particulate matter and meteorology in three European cities
    Jeroen J de Hartog
    Utrecht University, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Environmental and Occupational Health Division, Jenalaan 18a, 3584 CK Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Environ Monit 7:302-10. 2005
    ..Since the composition of these particle fractions also differs, it is of interest to test in future epidemiological studies whether they have different health effects...
  15. ncbi request reprint A case-crossover analysis of out-of-hospital coronary deaths and air pollution in Rome, Italy
    Francesco Forastiere
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Local Health Authority, Via Santa Costanza 53, 00198 Rome, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:1549-55. 2005
    ..Out-of-hospital coronary heart disease death is a major public health problem, but the association with air pollution is not well understood...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ambient air pollution is associated with increased risk of hospital cardiac readmissions of myocardial infarction survivors in five European cities
    Stephanie von Klot
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Neuherberg, Germany
    Circulation 112:3073-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the short-term effects of urban air pollution on cardiac hospital readmissions in survivors of myocardial infarction, a potentially susceptible subpopulation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of ultrafine and fine particulate and gaseous air pollution on cardiac autonomic control in subjects with coronary artery disease: the ULTRA study
    Kirsi L Timonen
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:332-41. 2006
    ..5 and HRV. The results suggest that the cardiovascular effects of ambient ultrafine and PM2.5 can differ from each other and that their effect may be modified by the characteristics of the exposed subjects and the sources of PM2.5...
  18. ncbi request reprint Determination of the sources of indoor PM2.5 in Amsterdam and Helsinki
    Tarja Yli-Tuomi
    Department of Environmental Health, National Public Health Institute KTL, P O Box 95, FIN 70701 Kuopio, Finland
    Environ Sci Technol 42:4440-6. 2008
    ..We conclude that using outdoor and indoor data together improved the source apportionment of indoor PM2.5. The results support the use of fixed site outdoor measurements in epidemiological time-series studies on outdoor air pollution...
  19. pmc Air pollution and inflammation (interleukin-6, C-reactive protein, fibrinogen) in myocardial infarction survivors
    Regina Ruckerl
    GSF National Research Centre for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1072-80. 2007
    ..Numerous studies have found that ambient air pollution has been associated with cardiovascular disease exacerbation...
  20. ncbi request reprint South-to-North gradient in lipid peroxidation in men with stable coronary artery disease in Europe
    Maria Grau
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Municipal Institute Medical Research IMIM Barcelona, Carrer Dr Aiguader, 88, E 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Heart J 28:2841-9. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to determine whether differences exist in the degree of LDL oxidation in stable CAD patients from different regions of Europe...