Tarja I Kinnunen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Preventing excessive weight gain during pregnancy - a controlled trial in primary health care
    T I Kinnunen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:884-91. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Preventing excessive gestational weight gain--a secondary analysis of a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    T I Kinnunen
    School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1344-50. 2012
  3. pmc Agreement between pedometer and accelerometer in measuring physical activity in overweight and obese pregnant women
    Tarja I Kinnunen
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:501. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy weight gain from 1960s to 2000 in Finland
    T I Kinnunen
    Tampere School of Public Health, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:1572-7. 2003
  5. pmc Reducing postpartum weight retention--a pilot trial in primary health care
    Tarja I Kinnunen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, PO Box 30, 33501 Tampere, Finland
    Nutr J 6:21. 2007
  6. pmc Feasibility of a controlled trial aiming to prevent excessive pregnancy-related weight gain in primary health care
    Tarja I Kinnunen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:37. 2008
  7. pmc Is intensive counseling in maternity care feasible and effective in promoting physical activity among women at risk for gestational diabetes? Secondary analysis of a cluster randomized NELLI study in Finland
    Minna Aittasalo
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, P O Box 30 33501, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:104. 2012
  8. pmc Physical activity counseling in maternity and child health care - a controlled trial
    Minna Aittasalo
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Womens Health 8:14. 2008
  9. pmc Primary prevention of gestational diabetes mellitus and large-for-gestational-age newborns by lifestyle counseling: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Riitta Luoto
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    PLoS Med 8:e1001036. 2011
  10. pmc Prevention of gestational diabetes: design of a cluster-randomized controlled trial and one-year follow-up
    Riitta M Luoto
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:39. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Preventing excessive weight gain during pregnancy - a controlled trial in primary health care
    T I Kinnunen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:884-91. 2007
    ..To investigate whether individual counselling on diet and physical activity during pregnancy can have positive effects on diet and leisure time physical activity (LTPA) and prevent excessive gestational weight gain...
  2. doi request reprint Preventing excessive gestational weight gain--a secondary analysis of a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    T I Kinnunen
    School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1344-50. 2012
    ..We examined whether a lifestyle intervention designed to prevent GDM was effective in reducing excessive gestational weight gain (GWG)...
  3. pmc Agreement between pedometer and accelerometer in measuring physical activity in overweight and obese pregnant women
    Tarja I Kinnunen
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:501. 2011
    ..This study compared the number of pedometer step counts with accelerometer data in pregnant women in free-living conditions to assess agreement between these measures...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy weight gain from 1960s to 2000 in Finland
    T I Kinnunen
    Tampere School of Public Health, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:1572-7. 2003
    ..To study secular trends in average pregnancy weight gain between the 1960s and 2000 in Finland, and whether the changes were related to body mass index (BMI), age or parity...
  5. pmc Reducing postpartum weight retention--a pilot trial in primary health care
    Tarja I Kinnunen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, PO Box 30, 33501 Tampere, Finland
    Nutr J 6:21. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Feasibility of a controlled trial aiming to prevent excessive pregnancy-related weight gain in primary health care
    Tarja I Kinnunen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:37. 2008
    ..Intervention studies aiming at preventing excessive pregnancy-related weight gain are needed. The feasibility of implementing such a study protocol in primary health care setting was evaluated in this pilot study...
  7. pmc Is intensive counseling in maternity care feasible and effective in promoting physical activity among women at risk for gestational diabetes? Secondary analysis of a cluster randomized NELLI study in Finland
    Minna Aittasalo
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, P O Box 30 33501, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:104. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Physical activity counseling in maternity and child health care - a controlled trial
    Minna Aittasalo
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Womens Health 8:14. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study is to examine the effects and feasibility of individual physical activity (PA) counseling in maternity and child health clinics in Finland...
  9. pmc Primary prevention of gestational diabetes mellitus and large-for-gestational-age newborns by lifestyle counseling: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Riitta Luoto
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    PLoS Med 8:e1001036. 2011
    ..Our objective was to examine whether gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) or newborns' high birthweight can be prevented by lifestyle counseling in pregnant women at high risk of GDM...
  10. pmc Prevention of gestational diabetes: design of a cluster-randomized controlled trial and one-year follow-up
    Riitta M Luoto
    The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:39. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate, whether GDM can be prevented by counseling on diet, physical activity and gestational weight gain during pregnancy...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of dietary counselling on food habits and dietary intake of Finnish pregnant women at increased risk for gestational diabetes - a secondary analysis of a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Tarja I Kinnunen
    School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland The National Institute for Health and Welfare, The Unit of Nutrition, Helsinki, Finland Science Center of Pirkanmaa Hospital District, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland The National Institute for Health and Welfare, The Unit of Sexual and Reproductive Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Matern Child Nutr 10:184-97. 2014
    ..07 g day(-1) , 0.39-3.75). The intervention improved diet towards the recommendations in pregnant women at increased risk for GDM suggesting the counselling methods could be implemented in maternity care...
  12. pmc Prevalence of metabolic syndrome one year after delivery in Finnish women at increased risk for gestational diabetes mellitus during pregnancy
    Jatta Puhkala
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    J Pregnancy 2013:139049. 2013
    ..We studied the prevalence of MeS at one year postpartum among Finnish women who in early pregnancy were at increased risk of developing GDM...