Jaana Lindström

Summary

Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Exercise training with dietary counselling increases mitochondrial chaperone expression in middle-aged subjects with impaired glucose tolerance
    Mika Venojarvi
    Institute of Biomedicine, Physiology, University of Kuopio, POB 1627, FI 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Endocr Disord 8:3. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study (DPS): Lifestyle intervention and 3-year results on diet and physical activity
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Care 26:3230-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle strategies for weight control: experience from the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Jaana Lindström
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    Proc Nutr Soc 64:81-8. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Lifestyle intervention, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes Unit, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Lancet 371:1731-3. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Determinants for the effectiveness of lifestyle intervention in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes Unit, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Care 31:857-62. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The diabetes risk score: a practical tool to predict type 2 diabetes risk
    Jaana Lindström
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Care 26:725-31. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint High-fibre, low-fat diet predicts long-term weight loss and decreased type 2 diabetes risk: the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    J Lindstrom
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetologia 49:912-20. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustained reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes by lifestyle intervention: follow-up of the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes Unit, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Lancet 368:1673-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Acarbose treatment does not change the habitual diet of patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus. The Finnish Acargbos Study Group
    J Lindstrom
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Mannerheimintie, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabet Med 17:20-5. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of diabetes mellitus in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study: results from a randomized clinical trial
    Jaana Lindström
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology, Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S108-13. 2003

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Exercise training with dietary counselling increases mitochondrial chaperone expression in middle-aged subjects with impaired glucose tolerance
    Mika Venojarvi
    Institute of Biomedicine, Physiology, University of Kuopio, POB 1627, FI 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Endocr Disord 8:3. 2008
    ..Subjects were divided into two sub-groups (IGTslow and IGTfast) on the basis of their baseline myosin heavy chain profile. Glucose metabolism, oxidative stress and HSP expressions were measured before and after the 2-year intervention...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study (DPS): Lifestyle intervention and 3-year results on diet and physical activity
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Care 26:3230-6. 2003
    ..To describe the 1) lifestyle intervention used in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study, 2) short- and long-term changes in diet and exercise behavior, and 3) effect of the intervention on glucose and lipid metabolism...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle strategies for weight control: experience from the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Jaana Lindström
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    Proc Nutr Soc 64:81-8. 2005
    ..Most importantly, lifestyle changes do not have to be extreme. If the population would adopt a lifestyle in line with the official nutrition recommendations, the obesity and diabetes trend could at least be stabilised...
  4. doi request reprint Lifestyle intervention, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes Unit, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Lancet 371:1731-3. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Determinants for the effectiveness of lifestyle intervention in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes Unit, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Care 31:857-62. 2008
    ..We investigated whether and to what extent risk factors for type 2 diabetes and other baseline characteristics of the study participants modified the effectiveness of the lifestyle intervention...
  6. ncbi request reprint The diabetes risk score: a practical tool to predict type 2 diabetes risk
    Jaana Lindström
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Care 26:725-31. 2003
    ..Interventions to prevent type 2 diabetes should be directed toward individuals at increased risk for the disease. To identify such individuals without laboratory tests, we developed the Diabetes Risk Score...
  7. ncbi request reprint High-fibre, low-fat diet predicts long-term weight loss and decreased type 2 diabetes risk: the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    J Lindstrom
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetologia 49:912-20. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association of dietary macronutrient composition and energy density with the change in body weight and waist circumference and diabetes incidence in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustained reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes by lifestyle intervention: follow-up of the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Jaana Lindström
    Diabetes Unit, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Lancet 368:1673-9. 2006
    ..In the extended follow-up of the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study, we assessed the extent to which the originally-achieved lifestyle changes and risk reduction remain after discontinuation of active counselling...
  9. ncbi request reprint Acarbose treatment does not change the habitual diet of patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus. The Finnish Acargbos Study Group
    J Lindstrom
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Mannerheimintie, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabet Med 17:20-5. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether poor metabolic control can be improved by acarbose, and whether this might be because the acarbose supplementation provokes changes in diet...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of diabetes mellitus in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study: results from a randomized clinical trial
    Jaana Lindström
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology, Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Helsinki, Finland
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S108-13. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the DPS is the first controlled trial demonstrating that type 2 diabetes can be prevented by changes in lifestyle in high-risk subjects...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, body mass index, and risk of type 2 diabetes in patients with normal or impaired glucose regulation
    Gang Hu
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Arch Intern Med 164:892-6. 2004
    ..Sedentary lifestyle, obesity, and impaired glucose regulation are associated with the risk of type 2 diabetes. However, the joint associations of these risk factors are not known...
  12. pmc Leukocyte telomere length in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Iiris Hovatta
    Research Programs Unit, Molecular Neurology, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 7:e34948. 2012
    ..TL had no substantial role in worsening of glucose tolerance in people with IGT. Our study confirms that leukocyte TL can increase with time even in obese people with impaired glucose metabolism...
  13. ncbi request reprint The validity of the Finnish Diabetes Risk Score for the prediction of the incidence of coronary heart disease and stroke, and total mortality
    Karri Silventoinen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:451-8. 2005
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  14. doi request reprint Socio-economic differences in dysglycemia and lifestyle-related risk factors in the Finnish middle-aged population
    Katja Wikström
    Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 21:768-74. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Educational attainment and effectiveness of lifestyle intervention in the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    Katja Wikström
    Diabetes Prevention Unit, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 86:e1-5. 2009
    ..The effect of intervention on lifestyle changes and diabetes incidence was independent of education. The prevention of type 2 diabetes by lifestyle intervention is effective regardless of participants' educational attainment...
  16. ncbi request reprint The increasing prevalence of metabolic syndrome among Finnish men and women over a decade
    Gang Hu
    Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Diseases Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:832-6. 2008
    ..Our objective was to assess a 10-yr change in the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome defined by the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) and the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) among Finnish men and women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Two-hour glucose is a better risk predictor for incident coronary heart disease and cardiovascular mortality than fasting glucose
    Q Qiao
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Heart J 23:1267-75. 2002
    ..To assess the predictive value of fasting and 2-h glucose after a 75 g glucose load, with regard to incidence of coronary heart disease and cardiovascular mortality...
  18. ncbi request reprint How should the clinician most effectively prevent type 2 diabetes in the obese person at high risk?
    Peter E H Schwarz
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 172, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Curr Diab Rep 7:353-62. 2007
    ..The implementation of managed prevention concepts will realistically help to improve the ability to prevent T2D in the public health framework...
  19. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus among middle-aged Finnish men and women
    Jaakko Tuomilehto
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    JAMA 291:1213-9. 2004
    ..Only a few studies of coffee consumption and diabetes mellitus (DM) have been reported, even though coffee is the most consumed beverage in the world...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes and impaired glucose regulation in 45- to 64-year-old individuals in three areas of Finland
    H Ylihärsilä
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Diabet Med 22:88-91. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM), impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and impaired fasting glycaemia (IFG) and possible regional differences in Finnish adults aged between 45 and 64 years...
  21. doi request reprint The impact of dyslipidaemia on cardiovascular mortality in individuals without a prior history of diabetes in the DECODE Study
    Lei Zhang
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 172, Helsinki, Finland
    Atherosclerosis 206:298-302. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact of dyslipidaemia on cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality in relation to fasting (FPG) and 2-h (2hPG) plasma glucose levels in individuals without a prior history of diabetes...
  22. doi request reprint Blood lipid levels in relation to glucose status in European men and women without a prior history of diabetes: the DECODE Study
    L Zhang
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:364-77. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between lipid and glucose levels in a large European population without a prior history of diabetes...
  23. doi request reprint Does the constellation of risk factors with and without abdominal adiposity associate with different cardiovascular mortality risk?
    W Gao
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 172, 6th Floor, KTTL, 6krs, PL 41, Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:757-62. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Leptin concentrations and their relation to body fat distribution and weight loss--a prospective study in individuals with impaired glucose tolerance. DPS-study group
    J Eriksson
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Helsinki, Finland
    Horm Metab Res 31:616-9. 1999
    ..Body fat distribution was also of importance, especially among females. Gender associated differences in leptin concentrations appear to be largely influenced by gender differences in body fat distribution...
  25. ncbi request reprint Urinary sodium and potassium excretion and the risk of type 2 diabetes: a prospective study in Finland
    G Hu
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetologia 48:1477-83. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether high salt intake, measured by 24-h urinary sodium excretion, is an independent risk factor for type 2 diabetes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of ingesting sour milk fermented using Lactobacillus helveticus bacteria producing tripeptides on blood pressure in subjects with mild hypertension
    J Tuomilehto
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    J Hum Hypertens 18:795-802. 2004
    ..0+/-8.3 mmHg between the two test products was not significant either (P=0.4431). In conclusion, the ingestion of sour milk fermented by L. helveticus bacteria and that containing ACE inhibitory tripeptides seems to lower BP modestly...
  27. ncbi request reprint Progression to clinically diagnosed and treated diabetes from impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glycaemia
    Q Qiao
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabet Med 20:1027-33. 2003
    ..To evaluate the risk of diabetes in subjects with impaired fasting glycemia (IFG) as compared with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and normal glucose tolerance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus by changes in lifestyle among subjects with impaired glucose tolerance
    J Tuomilehto
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    N Engl J Med 344:1343-50. 2001
    ..Whether type 2 diabetes can be prevented by interventions that affect the lifestyles of subjects at high risk for the disease is not known...
  29. ncbi request reprint Occupational, commuting, and leisure-time physical activity in relation to risk for Type 2 diabetes in middle-aged Finnish men and women
    G Hu
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetologia 46:322-9. 2003
    ..This study is to examine the relationship of occupational, commuting and leisure-time physical activity with the incidence of Type 2 diabetes...
  30. doi request reprint Diet and nutrient intake in young adults born preterm at very low birth weight
    Nina Kaseva
    Department of Chronic Disease and Diabetes Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Pediatr 163:43-8. 2013
    ..To assess dietary intake in young adults born preterm at very low birth weight (VLBW) (≤ 1500 g)...
  31. ncbi request reprint The major diabetes prevention trials
    Jaakko Tuomilehto
    National Public Health Institute, Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Mannerheimintie 166, Helsinki 00300, Finland
    Curr Diab Rep 3:115-22. 2003
    ..Thus, the prevention of T2D is possible in most high-risk subjects, but how to achieve this at the population level remains a major challenge...
  32. doi request reprint Take action to prevent diabetes--the IMAGE toolkit for the prevention of type 2 diabetes in Europe
    J Lindstrom
    Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, Finland
    Horm Metab Res 42:S37-55. 2010
    ..Small changes in lifestyle will bring big changes in health. Through joint efforts, more people will be reached. The time to act is now...
  33. doi request reprint Quality indicators for the prevention of type 2 diabetes in Europe--IMAGE
    P Pajunen
    Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Horm Metab Res 42:S56-63. 2010
    ..It is targeted to the persons responsible for diabetes prevention at different levels of the health care systems...