Pirjo Komulainen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kuopio
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi Metabolic syndrome and cognitive function: a population-based follow-up study in elderly women
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Department of Physiology, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:29-34. 2007
  2. ncbi Serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein and cognitive function in elderly women
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Finland
    Age Ageing 36:443-8. 2007
  3. ncbi Carotid intima-media thickness and cognitive function in elderly women: a population-based study
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Neuroepidemiology 28:207-13. 2007
  4. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and metabolic syndrome in older men and women: the dose responses to Exercise Training (DR's EXTRA) study
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetes Care 33:1655-7. 2010
  5. doi BDNF is a novel marker of cognitive function in ageing women: the DR's EXTRA Study
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Finland
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 90:596-603. 2008
  6. ncbi Metabolic syndrome and the progression of carotid intima-media thickness in elderly women
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Arch Intern Med 166:444-9. 2006
  7. ncbi C-reactive protein and metabolic syndrome in elderly women: a 12-year follow-up study
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Haapaniementie 16, FIN 70100 Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetes Care 29:931-2. 2006
  8. doi Cardiorespiratory fitness as a feature of metabolic syndrome in older men and women: the Dose-Responses to Exercise Training study (DR's EXTRA)
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetes Care 31:1242-7. 2008
  9. ncbi Validation of metabolic syndrome score by confirmatory factor analysis in children and adults and prediction of cardiometabolic outcomes in adults
    Anna Viitasalo
    Department of Physiology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, PO Box 1627, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetologia 57:940-9. 2014
  10. doi The impact of time cost of physical exercise on health outcomes by older adults: the DR's EXTRA Study
    Virpi Kuvaja-Köllner
    Department of Health and Social Management, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Health Econ 14:471-9. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Metabolic syndrome and cognitive function: a population-based follow-up study in elderly women
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Department of Physiology, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:29-34. 2007
    ..To test the hypothesis that metabolic syndrome predicts cognitive impairment, and to examine the association of single metabolic risk factors with cognitive functioning...
  2. ncbi Serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein and cognitive function in elderly women
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Finland
    Age Ageing 36:443-8. 2007
    ..Inflammation has been linked to cognitive impairment. However, limited data are available on the association between inflammatory markers and cognitive function...
  3. ncbi Carotid intima-media thickness and cognitive function in elderly women: a population-based study
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Neuroepidemiology 28:207-13. 2007
    ..We investigated whether carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) predicts the risk of cognitive impairment and whether the putative impairment is specific for some cognitive domains...
  4. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and metabolic syndrome in older men and women: the dose responses to Exercise Training (DR's EXTRA) study
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetes Care 33:1655-7. 2010
    ..We studied the association of maximum oxygen uptake (Vo(2max)) with the development and resolution of metabolic syndrome (MetS) for 2 years in older individuals...
  5. doi BDNF is a novel marker of cognitive function in ageing women: the DR's EXTRA Study
    Pirjo Komulainen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Finland
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 90:596-603. 2008
    ..BDNF was not associated with cognition in men. Present data suggest that plasma BDNF is a biomarker of impaired memory and general cognitive function in ageing women...
  6. ncbi Metabolic syndrome and the progression of carotid intima-media thickness in elderly women
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Arch Intern Med 166:444-9. 2006
    ..We investigated the association of the metabolic syndrome with the progression of carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in elderly women...
  7. ncbi C-reactive protein and metabolic syndrome in elderly women: a 12-year follow-up study
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Haapaniementie 16, FIN 70100 Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetes Care 29:931-2. 2006
  8. doi Cardiorespiratory fitness as a feature of metabolic syndrome in older men and women: the Dose-Responses to Exercise Training study (DR's EXTRA)
    Maija Hassinen
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetes Care 31:1242-7. 2008
    ..We studied the associations of cardiorespiratory fitness with metabolic syndrome in older men and women, because such data are limited in representative population samples...
  9. ncbi Validation of metabolic syndrome score by confirmatory factor analysis in children and adults and prediction of cardiometabolic outcomes in adults
    Anna Viitasalo
    Department of Physiology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, PO Box 1627, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Diabetologia 57:940-9. 2014
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  10. doi The impact of time cost of physical exercise on health outcomes by older adults: the DR's EXTRA Study
    Virpi Kuvaja-Köllner
    Department of Health and Social Management, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Health Econ 14:471-9. 2013
    ..Our data agree with the theory that high motivation and retirement lower the time cost of physical exercise. The results emphasise that motivation and the labour market position are important in determining the cost of physical exercise...