Timo Saaristo

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Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Perceived need to increase physical activity levels among adults at high risk of type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional analysis within a community-based diabetes prevention project FIN-D2D
    Kati Vähäsarja
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    BMC Public Health 12:514. 2012
  2. pmc Non-alcoholic and alcoholic fatty liver disease - two diseases of affluence associated with the metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes: the FIN-D2D survey
    Anna Kotronen
    Diabetes Prevention Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Public Health 10:237. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint National type 2 diabetes prevention programme in Finland: FIN-D2D
    Timo Saaristo
    Finnish Diabetes Association, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 66:101-12. 2007
  4. pmc High prevalence of obesity, central obesity and abnormal glucose tolerance in the middle-aged Finnish population
    Timo E Saaristo
    Finnish Diabetes Association, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Public Health 8:423. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Cardiometabolic profile of people screened for high risk of type 2 diabetes in a national diabetes prevention programme (FIN-D2D)
    Timo Saaristo
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:231-9. 2010
  6. pmc Lifestyle intervention for prevention of type 2 diabetes in primary health care: one-year follow-up of the Finnish National Diabetes Prevention Program (FIN-D2D)
    Timo Saaristo
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    Diabetes Care 33:2146-51. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Participation, socioeconomic status and group or individual counselling intervention in individuals at high risk for type 2 diabetes: one-year follow-up study of the FIN-D2D-project
    Nina Rautio
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    Prim Care Diabetes 6:277-83. 2012
  8. pmc Lifestyle Intervention in Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes in Women With a History of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: One-Year Results of the FIN-D2D Project
    Nina Rautio
    1 Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:506-12. 2014
  9. pmc Population-level effects of the national diabetes prevention programme (FIN-D2D) on the body weight, the waist circumference, and the prevalence of obesity
    Titta M Salopuro
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Public Health 11:350. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional evaluation of the Finnish Diabetes Risk Score: a tool to identify undetected type 2 diabetes, abnormal glucose tolerance and metabolic syndrome
    Timo Saaristo
    Finnish Diabetes Association, Tampere, Finland
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 2:67-72. 2005

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Publications15

  1. pmc Perceived need to increase physical activity levels among adults at high risk of type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional analysis within a community-based diabetes prevention project FIN-D2D
    Kati Vähäsarja
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    BMC Public Health 12:514. 2012
    ..In order to improve understanding of diabetes prevention through increased physical activity levels (PAL), we assessed factors associated with perceiving a need to increase PAL among adults at high risk of diabetes...
  2. pmc Non-alcoholic and alcoholic fatty liver disease - two diseases of affluence associated with the metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes: the FIN-D2D survey
    Anna Kotronen
    Diabetes Prevention Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Public Health 10:237. 2010
    ..We aimed at assessing the prevalences of NAFLD and AFLD, and to examine to what extent these conditions are associated with MetS and abnormal glucose tolerance...
  3. ncbi request reprint National type 2 diabetes prevention programme in Finland: FIN-D2D
    Timo Saaristo
    Finnish Diabetes Association, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 66:101-12. 2007
    ..The article describes the implementation strategy for the prevention programme for T2D...
  4. pmc High prevalence of obesity, central obesity and abnormal glucose tolerance in the middle-aged Finnish population
    Timo E Saaristo
    Finnish Diabetes Association, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Public Health 8:423. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Cardiometabolic profile of people screened for high risk of type 2 diabetes in a national diabetes prevention programme (FIN-D2D)
    Timo Saaristo
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:231-9. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Lifestyle intervention for prevention of type 2 diabetes in primary health care: one-year follow-up of the Finnish National Diabetes Prevention Program (FIN-D2D)
    Timo Saaristo
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    Diabetes Care 33:2146-51. 2010
    ..To investigate 1-year outcomes of a national diabetes prevention program in Finland...
  7. doi request reprint Participation, socioeconomic status and group or individual counselling intervention in individuals at high risk for type 2 diabetes: one-year follow-up study of the FIN-D2D-project
    Nina Rautio
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    Prim Care Diabetes 6:277-83. 2012
    ..Furthermore, to assess the effectiveness of individual vs. group intervention during one-year follow-up...
  8. pmc Lifestyle Intervention in Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes in Women With a History of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: One-Year Results of the FIN-D2D Project
    Nina Rautio
    1 Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:506-12. 2014
    ..Conclusions: The effect of a 1-year lifestyle intervention in primary healthcare setting was similar regardless of history of GDM, both women with and without GDM benefitted from participation in the lifestyle intervention. ..
  9. pmc Population-level effects of the national diabetes prevention programme (FIN-D2D) on the body weight, the waist circumference, and the prevalence of obesity
    Titta M Salopuro
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Public Health 11:350. 2011
    ..The implementation project of the national diabetes prevention programme in Finland, FIN-D2D, was carried out in primary health care in the area of five hospital districts during 2003-2007...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional evaluation of the Finnish Diabetes Risk Score: a tool to identify undetected type 2 diabetes, abnormal glucose tolerance and metabolic syndrome
    Timo Saaristo
    Finnish Diabetes Association, Tampere, Finland
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 2:67-72. 2005
    ..It can also be used in the general population and clinical practice to identify undetected T2D, AGT and the metabolic syndrome...
  11. doi request reprint Financial satisfaction and its relationship to depressive symptoms in middle-aged and older adults: results from the FIN-D2D survey
    Nina Rautio
    Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:239-46. 2013
    ....
  12. 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...
  13. pmc Metabolic phenotypes, vascular complications, and premature deaths in a population of 4,197 patients with type 1 diabetes
    Ville Petteri Mäkinen
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science, Helsinki University of Technology, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetes 57:2480-7. 2008
    ..Here, the goal was to reveal previously undetected association patterns between clinical diagnoses and biochemistry in the FinnDiane dataset...
  14. ncbi request reprint Leisure time physical activity in individuals with screen-detected type 2 diabetes compared to those with known type 2 diabetes
    Jaana Karjalainen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 81:110-6. 2008
    ..To investigate whether leisure time physical activity (LTPA) characteristics differ between individuals with previously undiagnosed (screen-detected) and those with previously diagnosed (known) type 2 diabetes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration is associated with an increased risk for the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in middle-aged women - The FIN-D2D survey
    Henri Tuomilehto
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Kuopio University Hospital, and University of Kuopio, Finland
    Sleep Med 9:221-7. 2008
    ..To examine the association between sleep duration with type 2 diabetes and abnormal glucose tolerance among middle-aged men and women in Finland...