J Karppi

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Publications

  1. pmc Serum carotenoids reduce progression of early atherosclerosis in the carotid artery wall among Eastern Finnish men
    Jouni Karppi
    University of Eastern Finland, Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio, Finland
    PLoS ONE 8:e64107. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Low levels of plasma carotenoids are associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, P O Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:45-53. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Low serum lycopene and β-carotene increase risk of acute myocardial infarction in men
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 22:835-40. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Serum β-carotene and the risk of sudden cardiac death in men: a population-based follow-up study
    Jouni Karppi
    University of Eastern Finland, Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, P O Box 1627, FI 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Atherosclerosis 226:172-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Serum lycopene decreases the risk of stroke in men: a population-based follow-up study
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Neurology 79:1540-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Low β-carotene concentrations increase the risk of cardiovascular disease mortality among Finnish men with risk factors
    J Karppi
    University of Eastern Finland, Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, FI 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:921-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Plasma lutein and zeaxanthin and the risk of age-related nuclear cataract among the elderly Finnish population
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Br J Nutr 108:148-54. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Serum β-carotene in relation to risk of prostate cancer: the Kuopio Ischaemic Heart Disease Risk Factor study
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Nutr Cancer 64:361-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Plasma carotenoids are related to intima--media thickness of the carotid artery wall in men from eastern Finland
    J Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Intern Med 270:478-85. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Serum carotenoids reduce progression of early atherosclerosis in the carotid artery wall among Eastern Finnish men
    Jouni Karppi
    University of Eastern Finland, Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio, Finland
    PLoS ONE 8:e64107. 2013
    ..We assessed the association between atherosclerotic progression, measured by intima-media thickness of the common carotid artery wall, and serum levels of carotenoids...
  2. doi request reprint Low levels of plasma carotenoids are associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, P O Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:45-53. 2013
    ..Results of the present study suggest that low plasma concentrations of lutein and zeaxanthin were associated with an increased risk of AF in elderly population...
  3. doi request reprint Low serum lycopene and β-carotene increase risk of acute myocardial infarction in men
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 22:835-40. 2012
    ..The role of carotenoids on the risk of AMI remains inconsistent. The aim of the present study was to examine if serum concentrations of major carotenoids are related to AMI in men...
  4. doi request reprint Serum β-carotene and the risk of sudden cardiac death in men: a population-based follow-up study
    Jouni Karppi
    University of Eastern Finland, Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, P O Box 1627, FI 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Atherosclerosis 226:172-7. 2013
    ..To examine whether serum concentrations of carotenoids are related to the risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD) in middle-aged men...
  5. doi request reprint Serum lycopene decreases the risk of stroke in men: a population-based follow-up study
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Neurology 79:1540-7. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether serum concentrations of major carotenoids, α-tocopherol and retinol, are related to any stroke and ischemic stroke in men...
  6. doi request reprint Low β-carotene concentrations increase the risk of cardiovascular disease mortality among Finnish men with risk factors
    J Karppi
    University of Eastern Finland, Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, FI 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:921-8. 2012
    ..We assessed relations between the concentrations of serum carotenoids and CVD mortality among Eastern Finnish men...
  7. doi request reprint Plasma lutein and zeaxanthin and the risk of age-related nuclear cataract among the elderly Finnish population
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Br J Nutr 108:148-54. 2012
    ..In conclusion, we suggest that high plasma concentrations of lutein and zeaxanthin were associated with a decreased risk of age-related nuclear cataract in the elderly population...
  8. doi request reprint Serum β-carotene in relation to risk of prostate cancer: the Kuopio Ischaemic Heart Disease Risk Factor study
    Jouni Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Nutr Cancer 64:361-7. 2012
    ..29, 95% CI: 1.12-4.66; P = 0.023). α-Tocopherol and retinol were not associated with prostate cancer. This prospective study suggests that high-serum β-carotene concentrations may increase the risk of prostate cancer in middle-aged men...
  9. doi request reprint Plasma carotenoids are related to intima--media thickness of the carotid artery wall in men from eastern Finland
    J Karppi
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Intern Med 270:478-85. 2011
    ..Several previous epidemiological studies have suggested that high plasma concentrations of carotenoids may slow the development of early atherosclerosis, but results have been inconclusive...