Anne Viljanen

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Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on hearing in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:447-52. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on hearing at different frequencies separately for the better and worse hearing ear in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Audiol 46:772-9. 2007
  3. pmc Hearing as a predictor of falls and postural balance in older female twins
    Anne Viljanen
    Department of Health Sciences, Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:312-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Hearing acuity as a predictor of walking difficulties in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Department of Health Sciences, Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2282-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Fear of falling and coexisting sensory difficulties as predictors of mobility decline in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Department of Health Sciences, Gerontology Research Centre, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35 Viveca, Jyvaskyla, FIN 40014, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:1230-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Poor vision accompanied with other sensory impairments as a predictor of falls in older women
    Jenni Kulmala
    Department of Health Sciences, The Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Age Ageing 38:162-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Accumulation of sensory difficulties predicts fear of falling in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Aging Health 25:776-91. 2013
  8. pmc Individual and environmental factors underlying life space of older people - study protocol and design of a cohort study on life-space mobility in old age (LISPE)
    Taina Rantanen
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P, O, Box 35, Jyvaskyla, FI 40014, Finland
    BMC Public Health 12:1018. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic factors and susceptibility to falls in older women
    Satu Pajala
    Department of Health Sciences, Finnish Center for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:613-8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Association between physical performance and sense of autonomy in outdoor activities and life-space mobility in community-dwelling older people
    Erja Portegijs
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:615-21. 2014

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on hearing in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:447-52. 2007
    ..5-4 kHz) and speech recognition threshold level of the better ear as well as self-reported hearing in older women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on hearing at different frequencies separately for the better and worse hearing ear in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Int J Audiol 46:772-9. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Hearing as a predictor of falls and postural balance in older female twins
    Anne Viljanen
    Department of Health Sciences, Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:312-7. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Hearing acuity as a predictor of walking difficulties in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Department of Health Sciences, Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2282-6. 2009
    ..To examine whether hearing acuity correlates with walking ability and whether impaired hearing at baseline predicts new self-reported walking difficulties after 3 years...
  5. doi request reprint Fear of falling and coexisting sensory difficulties as predictors of mobility decline in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Department of Health Sciences, Gerontology Research Centre, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35 Viveca, Jyvaskyla, FIN 40014, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:1230-7. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Poor vision accompanied with other sensory impairments as a predictor of falls in older women
    Jenni Kulmala
    Department of Health Sciences, The Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Age Ageing 38:162-7. 2009
    ..we studied visual acuity (VA) and co-existing hearing impairment and poor standing balance as predictors of falls...
  7. doi request reprint Accumulation of sensory difficulties predicts fear of falling in older women
    Anne Viljanen
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Aging Health 25:776-91. 2013
    ..To explore whether the accumulation of sensory difficulties predicts fear of falling (FOF), and whether the traits correlate with each other regardless of familial factors...
  8. pmc Individual and environmental factors underlying life space of older people - study protocol and design of a cohort study on life-space mobility in old age (LISPE)
    Taina Rantanen
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P, O, Box 35, Jyvaskyla, FI 40014, Finland
    BMC Public Health 12:1018. 2012
    ..In addition, examine whether a person's health and function influence life-space mobility...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic factors and susceptibility to falls in older women
    Satu Pajala
    Department of Health Sciences, Finnish Center for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:613-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether genetic influences account for individual differences in susceptibility to falls in older women...
  10. doi request reprint Association between physical performance and sense of autonomy in outdoor activities and life-space mobility in community-dwelling older people
    Erja Portegijs
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:615-21. 2014
    ..To study the relationship between physical performance and sense of autonomy in outdoor activities with life-space mobility-the spatial area a person purposefully moves through in daily life-in community-dwelling older people...
  11. pmc Environmental mobility barriers and walking for errands among older people who live alone vs. with others
    Li Tang Tsai
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P, O, Box 35, Jyvaskyla, FI 40014, Finland
    BMC Public Health 13:1054. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the association between self-reported environmental mobility barriers and amount of walking for errands among older people who live alone compared to those who live with others...
  12. doi request reprint Older women's personal goals and exercise activity: an 8-year follow-up
    Milla Saajanaho
    Gerontology Research Center, Dept of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Aging Phys Act 22:386-92. 2014
    ..Helping older adults to set realistic exercise-related goals that are compatible with their other life goals may yield an increase in their exercise activity, but this should be evaluated in a controlled trial...
  13. doi request reprint Perceived environmental barriers to outdoor mobility and feelings of loneliness among community-dwelling older people
    Merja Rantakokko
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:1562-8. 2014
    ..In addition, we studied whether walking difficulties and autonomy in participation outdoors affected this association...
  14. pmc Life-space mobility assessment in older people in Finland; measurement properties in winter and spring
    Erja Portegijs
    Gerontology Research Center and Department of Health Sciences, University of Jyvaskyla, P, O, Box 35 VIV, Jyvaskyla FI 40014, Finland
    BMC Res Notes 7:323. 2014
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Association of self-reported hearing difficulty to objective and perceived participation outside the home in older community-dwelling adults
    Tuija Maria Mikkola
    University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Aging Health 27:103-22. 2015
    ..To investigate whether hearing difficulty is associated with objective and perceived participation in social and leisure activities outside the home in older adults...
  16. doi request reprint The progression of myopia from its onset at age 8-12 to adulthood and the influence of heredity and external factors on myopic progression. A 23-year follow-up study
    Olavi Pärssinen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Central Hospital of Central Finland, Jyvaskyla, Finland Department of Health Sciences and Gerontology Research Center, University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Acta Ophthalmol 92:730-9. 2014
    ..To examine myopic progression and factors connected with myopic progression...