Harri Suominen

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Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Muscle training for bone strength
    Harri Suominen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:85-93. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Influence of long-term postmenopausal hormone-replacement therapy on estimated structural bone strength: a study in discordant monozygotic twins
    Tuija M Mikkola
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 26:546-52. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Muscle cross-sectional area and structural bone strength share genetic and environmental effects in older women
    Tuija M Mikkola
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 24:338-45. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Differential influence of peripheral and systemic sex steroids on skeletal muscle quality in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Eija Pöllänen
    Gerontology Research Center, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, FIN 40014 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Aging Cell 10:650-60. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Long-term leisure time physical activity and properties of bone: a twin study
    Hongqiang Ma
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 24:1427-33. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Biomechanical and skeletal muscle determinants of maximum running speed with aging
    Marko T Korhonen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:844-56. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Low volumetric BMD is linked to upper-limb fracture in pubertal girls and persists into adulthood: a seven-year cohort study
    Sulin Cheng
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Bone 45:480-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Long-term leisure-time physical activity has a positive effect on bone mass gain in girls
    Eszter Völgyi
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 25:1034-41. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Effects of diet-induced obesity and voluntary wheel running on bone properties in young male C57BL/6J mice
    Hongqiang Ma
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35 LL, 40014 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Calcif Tissue Int 86:411-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Variability and symmetry of force platform variables in maximum-speed running in young and older athletes
    Marko T Korhonen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Appl Biomech 26:357-66. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Muscle training for bone strength
    Harri Suominen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:85-93. 2006
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  2. doi request reprint Influence of long-term postmenopausal hormone-replacement therapy on estimated structural bone strength: a study in discordant monozygotic twins
    Tuija M Mikkola
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 26:546-52. 2011
    ..In postmenopausal women, long-term HRT preserves estimated bone strength systemically by preventing bone mineral loss similarly in body weight-loaded and non-weight-loaded bone...
  3. doi request reprint Muscle cross-sectional area and structural bone strength share genetic and environmental effects in older women
    Tuija M Mikkola
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 24:338-45. 2009
    ..These results suggest that in older women the same genetic and environmental factors may predispose to or, conversely, protect from both sarcopenia and bone fragility...
  4. doi request reprint Differential influence of peripheral and systemic sex steroids on skeletal muscle quality in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Eija Pöllänen
    Gerontology Research Center, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, FIN 40014 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Aging Cell 10:650-60. 2011
    ..We conclude that systemically delivered and peripherally produced sex steroids have distinct roles in the regulation of neuromuscular characteristics during aging...
  5. doi request reprint Long-term leisure time physical activity and properties of bone: a twin study
    Hongqiang Ma
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 24:1427-33. 2009
    ..These results suggest that LTPA has a potential causal role in decreasing the long-term risk of osteoporosis and thus preventing osteoporotic fractures...
  6. doi request reprint Biomechanical and skeletal muscle determinants of maximum running speed with aging
    Marko T Korhonen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:844-56. 2009
    ..In the present study, we investigated the age-related decline in sprint running ability through a cross-sectional examination of biomechanical and skeletal muscle characteristics in 77 competitive male sprinters aged 17-82 yr...
  7. doi request reprint Low volumetric BMD is linked to upper-limb fracture in pubertal girls and persists into adulthood: a seven-year cohort study
    Sulin Cheng
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Bone 45:480-6. 2009
    ..Hence low vBMD during childhood is not a transient deficit. Methods to monitor vBMD and to maximise bone mineral accrual and reduce risks of falling in childhood should be developed...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term leisure-time physical activity has a positive effect on bone mass gain in girls
    Eszter Völgyi
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 25:1034-41. 2010
    ..In addition, girls whose physical activity increases during adolescence also benefit from bone mass gain...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of diet-induced obesity and voluntary wheel running on bone properties in young male C57BL/6J mice
    Hongqiang Ma
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35 LL, 40014 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Calcif Tissue Int 86:411-9. 2010
    ..Thus, both diet and exercise should be considered when optimizing the effects on body composition and bone, even though the underlying mechanisms remain partly unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variability and symmetry of force platform variables in maximum-speed running in young and older athletes
    Marko T Korhonen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Appl Biomech 26:357-66. 2010
    ..Data also suggest that aging may increase variability in certain biomechanical measures, whereas symmetry is not affected by age...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of combined hormone replacement therapy or its effective agents on the IGF-1 pathway in skeletal muscle
    Eija Pöllänen
    Gerontology Research Centre, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35, FIN 40014 University of Jyväskylä, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Growth Horm IGF Res 20:372-9. 2010
    ..To investigate the effects of combined hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and its effective agents on the IGF-1 signaling pathway...
  12. ncbi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha polymorphism modifies the association between childhood exercise and bone mass: follow-up study
    Miia Suuriniemi
    Dept of Cell Biology, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 19:444-58. 2007
    ..05) lower in the Pp girls with LLPA than in their HHPA counterparts. These findings might partly explain the genetic basis of human variation associated with exercise training...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of calcium, dairy product, and vitamin D supplementation on bone mass accrual and body composition in 10-12-y-old girls: a 2-y randomized trial
    Sulin Cheng
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1115-26; quiz 1147-8. 2005
    ..Little is known about the relative effectiveness of calcium supplementation from food or pills with or without vitamin D supplementation for bone mass accrual during the rapid growth period...
  14. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of sex hormones on peri- and endocortical bone surfaces in pubertal girls
    Qingju Wang
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35 LL, FIN 40014, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:277-82. 2006
    ..The role of sex steroids in bone growth in pubertal girls is not yet clear. Bone biomarkers are indicators of bone metabolic activity, but their value in predicting bone quality has not been studied in growing girls...
  15. doi request reprint Assessing body composition with DXA and bioimpedance: effects of obesity, physical activity, and age
    Eszter Völgyi
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:700-5. 2008
    ....
  16. pmc Effects of diet-induced obesity and voluntary wheel running on the microstructure of the murine distal femur
    Hongqiang Ma
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 8:1. 2011
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  17. doi request reprint Bone density, structure and strength, and their determinants in aging sprint athletes
    Marko T Korhonen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:2340-9. 2012
    ..In addition, the association of sport-specific ground reaction force, muscle, training, and hormone characteristics with the bone parameters was evaluated in the athletes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Endogenous hormones, muscle strength, and risk of fall-related fractures in older women
    Sarianna Sipila
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35 VIV, FIN 40014 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:92-6. 2006
    ..This study investigates if, after adjustment for bone density, endogenous hormones and muscle strength would predict fall-related limb fracture incidence in older community-dwelling women followed-up over 10 years...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of 32-year leisure time physical activity discordance in twin pairs on health (TWINACTIVE study): aims, design and results for physical fitness
    Tuija Leskinen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Twin Res Hum Genet 12:108-17. 2009
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influence on structural strength of weight-bearing and non-weight-bearing bone: a twin study
    Tuija M Mikkola
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 23:492-8. 2008
    ..A bivariate genetic analysis among 217 older female twin pairs showed that, although the structural strength of tibia and radius are mainly regulated by same genetic and environmental factors, the tibia is more affected by environment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Age and sex differences in blood lactate response to sprint running in elite master athletes
    Marko T Korhonen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Can J Appl Physiol 30:647-65. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Determinants of lower-body muscle power in early postmenopausal women
    Sarianna Sipila
    Department of Health Sciences, Central Hospital, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:939-44. 2004
    ..To investigate the association between muscle size, density, and fiber composition; body composition; maximal isometric knee extension strength (KES); and lower-body muscle power in healthy postmenopausal women...
  23. ncbi request reprint Muscular transcriptome in postmenopausal women with or without hormone replacement
    Eija Pöllänen
    Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Rejuvenation Res 10:485-500. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Serum osteocalcin in relation to calcaneal bone mineral density in elderly men and women: a 5-year follow-up
    Sulin Cheng
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Metab 20:49-56. 2002
    ..038 and 0.087, respectively). Our results indicate that baseline serum tOC and iOC were associated with bone loss and predicted fracture in the two cohorts of independently living elderly men and women...
  25. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in 100-m sprint performance in male and female master runners
    Marko T Korhonen
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1419-28. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Growth patterns at distal radius and tibial shaft in pubertal girls: a 2-year longitudinal study
    Qingju Wang
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 20:954-61. 2005
    ..This could explain the elevated low-trauma forearm fracture rates reported in earlier studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Muscle strength as a predictor of onset of ADL dependence in people aged 75 years
    Taina Rantanen
    Department of Health Sciences, and Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:10-5. 2002
    ..Strength tests could be used to identify people who are still independent in ADL but who are at increased risk of becoming dependent because of poor muscle strength, and who could reduce their risk by strengthening exercises...
  28. ncbi request reprint The effect of hormone replacement therapy and/or exercise on skeletal muscle attenuation in postmenopausal women: a yearlong intervention
    Dennis R Taaffe
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 25:297-304. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for clinical stress fractures in male military recruits: a prospective cohort study
    Ville Valtteri Välimäki
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, FIN 00290 Helsinki, Finland
    Bone 37:267-73. 2005
    ..Given the poor vitamin D status of young Finnish men, intervention studies of vitamin D supplementation to lower serum PTH levels and to possibly reduce the incidence of stress fractures are warranted...
  30. ncbi request reprint Aging, muscle fiber type, and contractile function in sprint-trained athletes
    Marko T Korhonen
    Dept of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35, FI 40014 Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Appl Physiol 101:906-17. 2006
    ..However, the muscle characteristics were preserved at a high level in the oldest runners, underlining the favorable impact of sprint exercise on aging muscle...
  31. ncbi request reprint Relationship of sex hormones to bone geometric properties and mineral density in early pubertal girls
    Qingju Wang
    University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1698-703. 2004
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D status as a determinant of peak bone mass in young Finnish men
    Ville Valtteri Välimäki
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, FIN 00290 Helsinki, Finland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:76-80. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Weight-bearing, muscle loading and bone mineral accrual in pubertal girls--a 2-year longitudinal study
    Qingju Wang
    Endocrine Center, Austin Health, University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, VIC 3084, Australia
    Bone 40:1196-202. 2007
    ..However, the effect of weight-bearing on bone mineral accrual is unclear. Comparing the relationship between muscle force and bone mineral content (BMC) in the upper and lower limbs provides a means of investigating this issue...
  34. ncbi request reprint Improving cardiovascular fitness by strength or endurance training in women aged 76-78 years. A population-based, randomized controlled trial
    Mauri Kallinen
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, Keskussairaalantie 19, FIN 40620, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Age Ageing 31:247-54. 2002
    ..there have been few population-based, randomized controlled trials on the effects of strength or endurance training on cardiovascular fitness in older women...
  35. ncbi request reprint Oral health and reduction in respiratory capacity in a cohort of community-dwelling elderly people: a population-based 5-year follow-up study
    Piia Hämäläinen
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, and Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Gerodontology 21:209-15. 2004
    ..The aim was to evaluate both cross-sectionally and longitudinally the association between oral health status and forced expiratory volume during the first second (FEV1) in older residents of the city of Jyväskylä, Finland...
  36. ncbi request reprint Monitoring bone growth using quantitative ultrasound in comparison with DXA and pQCT
    Qingju Wang
    Endocrine Center of Excellence, Austin Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Densitom 11:295-301. 2008
    ..The role of QUS in fracture-risk prediction in children and adolescents needs further investigation...