Marika Kaakinen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oulu
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Associations between variation in CHRNA5-CHRNA3-CHRNB4, body mass index and blood pressure in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966
    Marika Kaakinen
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    PLoS ONE 7:e46557. 2012
  2. pmc Life-course analysis of a fat mass and obesity-associated (FTO) gene variant and body mass index in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966 using structural equation modeling
    Marika Kaakinen
    Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Epidemiol 172:653-65. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological study on Finnish school-aged children with learning difficulties and behavioural problems
    Anja Taanila
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 70:59-71. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Associations between psychotic-like symptoms and inattention/hyperactivity symptoms
    Tuula Marketta Hurtig
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:17-27. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Associations between variation in CHRNA5-CHRNA3-CHRNB4, body mass index and blood pressure in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966
    Marika Kaakinen
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    PLoS ONE 7:e46557. 2012
    ..Recent research also points towards its involvement in cardiovascular homeostasis, but studies in large human samples are lacking, especially on the role of the gene cluster in blood pressure regulation...
  2. pmc Life-course analysis of a fat mass and obesity-associated (FTO) gene variant and body mass index in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966 using structural equation modeling
    Marika Kaakinen
    Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Epidemiol 172:653-65. 2010
    ..In addition to well-established genetic determinants, many life-course factors such as physical activity, in spite of not showing mediation or interaction, had a strong independent effect on BMI...
  3. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological study on Finnish school-aged children with learning difficulties and behavioural problems
    Anja Taanila
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 70:59-71. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between learning difficulties (LDs) and behavioural and emotional problems of 8-year-old children in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1986 (n=9432)...
  4. doi request reprint Associations between psychotic-like symptoms and inattention/hyperactivity symptoms
    Tuula Marketta Hurtig
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:17-27. 2011
    ..Our aim was to study the association between psychotic-like symptoms and inattention/hyperactivity symptoms in a general adolescent population...