Olavi Pärssinen

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Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Heritability of refractive astigmatism: a population-based twin study among 63- to 75-year-old female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:6063-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Heritability of corneal refraction and corneal astigmatism: a population-based twin study among 66- to 79-year-old female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 91:140-4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The increased prevalence of myopia in Finland
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Ophthalmic Department, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:497-502. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of tamsulosin on the iris and its implications for cataract surgery
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Ophthalmic Department, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3766-71. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Heritability of spherical equivalent: a population-based twin study among 63- to 76-year-old female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ophthalmology 117:1908-11. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Heritability of intraocular pressure in older female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ophthalmology 114:2227-31. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Vision in relation to lower extremity deficit in older women: cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Jenni Kulmala
    University of Jyvaskyla, Department of Health Sciences, Gerontology Research Centre, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:461-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Visual acuity and mortality in older people and factors on the pathway
    Jenni Kulmala
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:128-34. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Astigmatism among myopics and its changes from childhood to adult age: a 23-year follow-up study
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 93:276-83. 2015
  10. doi request reprint The progression of myopia from its onset at age 8-12 to adulthood and the influence of heredity and external factors on myopic progression. A 23-year follow-up study
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland Department of Health Sciences and Gerontology Research Center, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 92:730-9. 2014

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Heritability of refractive astigmatism: a population-based twin study among 63- to 75-year-old female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:6063-7. 2013
    ..To examine the heritability of refractive astigmatism in older women...
  2. doi request reprint Heritability of corneal refraction and corneal astigmatism: a population-based twin study among 66- to 79-year-old female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 91:140-4. 2013
    ..To examine the heritability of corneal refraction power (CR) and corneal astigmatism (AST) in older women...
  3. doi request reprint The increased prevalence of myopia in Finland
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Ophthalmic Department, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:497-502. 2012
    ..To study change in the prevalence of myopia in Finland during the 20th century...
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of tamsulosin on the iris and its implications for cataract surgery
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Ophthalmic Department, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3766-71. 2006
    ..To study iris-related complications during cataract surgery in patients on tamsulosin medication...
  5. doi request reprint Heritability of spherical equivalent: a population-based twin study among 63- to 76-year-old female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ophthalmology 117:1908-11. 2010
    ..To examine the heritability of spherical equivalent (SE) in older women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Heritability of intraocular pressure in older female twins
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ophthalmology 114:2227-31. 2007
    ..To examine the heritability of intraocular pressure (IOP) among older women not diagnosed as having glaucoma...
  7. doi request reprint Vision in relation to lower extremity deficit in older women: cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Jenni Kulmala
    University of Jyvaskyla, Department of Health Sciences, Gerontology Research Centre, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:461-7. 2012
    ..Vision problems are common experiences within the older population. This study aimed to examine the association between vision and lower extremity impairment...
  8. doi request reprint Visual acuity and mortality in older people and factors on the pathway
    Jenni Kulmala
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:128-34. 2008
    ..To examine vision as a predictor of mortality in older people and the role of mobility, depressed mood, chronic diseases, body mass index, physical activity and injurious accidents in this possible association...
  9. doi request reprint Astigmatism among myopics and its changes from childhood to adult age: a 23-year follow-up study
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 93:276-83. 2015
    ..To study the prevalence of and changes in astigmatism from the onset of myopia at school age...
  10. doi request reprint The progression of myopia from its onset at age 8-12 to adulthood and the influence of heredity and external factors on myopic progression. A 23-year follow-up study
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland Department of Health Sciences and Gerontology Research Center, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 92:730-9. 2014
    ..To examine myopic progression and factors connected with myopic progression...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lowered vision as a risk factor for injurious accidents in older people
    Jenni Kulmala
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:25-30. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether visual loss is associated with higher incidence of injurious accidents and whether walking speed or physical activity play a mediating role in the association...