S Kontulainen

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Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in bone mineral content with decreased training in competitive young adult tennis players and controls: a prospective 4-yr follow-up
    S Kontulainen
    The Bone Research Group, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:646-52. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Good maintenance of exercise-induced bone gain with decreased training of female tennis and squash players: a prospective 5-year follow-up study of young and old starters and controls
    S Kontulainen
    The Bone Research Group, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 16:195-201. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Former exercisers of an 18-month intervention display residual aBMD benefits compared with control women 3.5 years post-intervention: a follow-up of a randomized controlled high-impact trial
    S Kontulainen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Osteoporos Int 15:248-51. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of 4-min vertical whole body vibration on muscle performance and body balance: a randomized cross-over study
    S Torvinen
    Bone Research Group, UKK Institute, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Sports Med 23:374-9. 2002

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in bone mineral content with decreased training in competitive young adult tennis players and controls: a prospective 4-yr follow-up
    S Kontulainen
    The Bone Research Group, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:646-52. 1999
    ..in the playing-to-nonplaying arm differences in bone mineral content (BMC) and answer two questions: 1) Are training induced bone gains lost with decreased training? and 2) Are the possible bone changes related to the changes in training?..
  2. ncbi request reprint Good maintenance of exercise-induced bone gain with decreased training of female tennis and squash players: a prospective 5-year follow-up study of young and old starters and controls
    S Kontulainen
    The Bone Research Group, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    J Bone Miner Res 16:195-201. 2001
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  3. ncbi request reprint Former exercisers of an 18-month intervention display residual aBMD benefits compared with control women 3.5 years post-intervention: a follow-up of a randomized controlled high-impact trial
    S Kontulainen
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland
    Osteoporos Int 15:248-51. 2004
    ..In contrast, the exercise-induced improvements in the neuromuscular performance vanished during the post intervention follow-up. These findings suggest the possibility of long-term bone benefits of high-impact training in women...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of 4-min vertical whole body vibration on muscle performance and body balance: a randomized cross-over study
    S Torvinen
    Bone Research Group, UKK Institute, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Sports Med 23:374-9. 2002
    ..Future studies should focus on evaluating the effects of different kinds of vibration-regimens, as well as the long-term effects of vibration-training, on body balance and muscle performance, and, as a broader objective, on bone...