Marika Salminen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turku
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of risk-based multifactorial fall prevention program on maximal isometric muscle strength in community-dwelling aged: a randomized controlled trial
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, FI 20014, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:487-93. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Does high sensitive CRP improve cardiovascular risk prediction in metabolic syndrome among the aged?
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, FI 20014 University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 47:210-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome defined by modified International Diabetes Federation criteria and type 2 diabetes mellitus risk: a 9-year follow-up among the aged in Finland
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, FI 20014 University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 10:11-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Morbidity in aged Finns: a systematic review
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:278-92. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of a health advocacy, counselling, and activation programme on depressive symptoms in older coronary heart disease patients
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:552-8. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and vascular risk: a 9-year follow-up among the aged in Finland
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Acta Diabetol 48:157-65. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome defined by modified International Diabetes Federation criteria and mortality: a 9-year follow-up of the aged in Finland
    M Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Diabetes Metab 36:437-42. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The long-term effect of a multifactorial fall prevention programme on the incidence of falls requiring medical treatment
    M Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, 20014 Turku, Finland
    Public Health 123:809-13. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Effect of a risk-based multifactorial fall prevention program on the incidence of falls
    Marika J Salminen
    Department of Family Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:612-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Leucine 7 to proline 7 polymorphism in the neuropeptide Y gene and changes in serum lipids during a family-based counselling intervention among school-aged children with a family history of CVD
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, FI 20014 University of Turku, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 11:1156-62. 2008

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of risk-based multifactorial fall prevention program on maximal isometric muscle strength in community-dwelling aged: a randomized controlled trial
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, FI 20014, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:487-93. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of risk-based multifactorial fall prevention program on maximal isometric strength in the community-dwelling aged...
  2. doi request reprint Does high sensitive CRP improve cardiovascular risk prediction in metabolic syndrome among the aged?
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, FI 20014 University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Scand Cardiovasc J 47:210-6. 2013
    ..To analyze whether an elevated level of high hsCRP has an additive effect on metabolic syndrome (MetS) in predicting future cardiovascular events (CVEs) as well as on all-cause mortality among the aged subjects...
  3. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome defined by modified International Diabetes Federation criteria and type 2 diabetes mellitus risk: a 9-year follow-up among the aged in Finland
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, FI 20014 University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 10:11-6. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that metabolic syndrome predicts onset of type 2 diabetes mellitus even in late life. Impaired fasting glucose and obesity should be targets for primary prevention of diabetes among the aged with metabolic syndrome...
  4. doi request reprint Morbidity in aged Finns: a systematic review
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:278-92. 2012
    ..The aim was to carry out a systematic review of original studies about morbidity in the aged in Finland...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of a health advocacy, counselling, and activation programme on depressive symptoms in older coronary heart disease patients
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:552-8. 2005
    ..To describe the effects of a health advocacy, counselling, and activation programme on depressive symptoms among older coronary heart disease (CHD) patients...
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and vascular risk: a 9-year follow-up among the aged in Finland
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Acta Diabetol 48:157-65. 2011
    ..In older women, only low HDL-cholesterol was associated with vascular risk. Slightly or moderately elevated blood pressure values do not predict vascular events in this age group...
  7. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome defined by modified International Diabetes Federation criteria and mortality: a 9-year follow-up of the aged in Finland
    M Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Diabetes Metab 36:437-42. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between the metabolic syndrome (MetS) and mortality in the aged population...
  8. doi request reprint The long-term effect of a multifactorial fall prevention programme on the incidence of falls requiring medical treatment
    M Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, 20014 Turku, Finland
    Public Health 123:809-13. 2009
    ..To evaluate the long-term effects of a multifactorial fall prevention programme on the incidence of falls requiring medical treatment...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of a risk-based multifactorial fall prevention program on the incidence of falls
    Marika J Salminen
    Department of Family Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:612-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of a multifactorial fall prevention program on falls and to identify the subgroups that benefit the most...
  10. doi request reprint Leucine 7 to proline 7 polymorphism in the neuropeptide Y gene and changes in serum lipids during a family-based counselling intervention among school-aged children with a family history of CVD
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, FI 20014 University of Turku, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 11:1156-62. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of family-oriented risk-based prevention on serum cholesterol and blood pressure values of children and adolescents
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Finland
    Scand J Prim Health Care 23:34-41. 2005
    ..To describe the effects of family-oriented prevention on total and LDL cholesterol and blood pressure of children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of a controlled family-based health education/counseling intervention
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Turku, and Härkätie Health Center, Lieto, Finland
    Am J Health Behav 29:395-406. 2005
    ..To describe the effects of a controlled family-based health education/counseling intervention on health behaviors of children with a familial history of cardiovascular diseases (FH-CVDs)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of health advocacy, counseling, and activation among older coronary heart disease (CHD) patients
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 17:472-8. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E polymorphism and changes in serum lipids during a family-based counselling intervention
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, FI 20014 University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Public Health Nutr 9:859-65. 2006
    ..To compare serum lipids and their changes during a family-based health education in children aged 6-17 years with or without the epsilon4 allele of the gene encoding apolipoprotein E (apoE)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of risk-based multifactorial fall prevention on postural balance in the community-dwelling aged: a randomized controlled trial
    Marika Salminen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, University of Turku, FI 20014 Turku, Finland
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:22-7. 2009
    ..66 s and -0.90 s) (p=0.068) and distance (-92.32 mm and +76.46 mm) (p=0.062) of the dynamic balance test in favor of IG. Men showed no significant differences in the changes between the groups in any balance measures...
  16. pmc Effects of risk-based multifactorial fall prevention on health-related quality of life among the community-dwelling aged: a randomized controlled trial
    Sari Vaapio
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:20. 2007
    ..This study aimed to assess the effects of a risk-based, multifactorial fall prevention programme on health-related quality of life among the community-dwelling aged who had fallen at least once during the previous 12 months...
  17. ncbi request reprint Short Berg Balance Scale - correlation to static and dynamic balance and applicability among the aged
    Ulla Hohtari-Kivimäki
    University of Turku, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:42-6. 2012
    ..To create a shorter version of the Berg Balance Scale (BBS) and to assess correlations between short BBS and static and dynamic aspects of balance among community-dwelling aged with a self-reported history of falling...
  18. doi request reprint Increased muscle strength improves managing in activities of daily living in fall-prone community-dwelling older women
    Sari Vaapio
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, University of Turku, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 23:42-8. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Short Berg Balance Scale, BBS-9, as a predictor of fall risk among the aged: a prospective 12-month follow-up study
    Ulla Hohtari-Kivimäki
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, 20014, Turku, Finland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 25:645-50. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the adequacy of the short, 9-item Berg Balance Scale (BBS-9) to predict fall risk among the community-dwelling aged...