Tuija Tammelin

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Affiliation: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi A review of longitudinal studies on youth predictors of adulthood physical activity
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Laboratory of Physiology, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:3-12. 2005
  2. ncbi Physical activity and sedentary behaviors among Finnish youth
    Tuija Tammelin
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1067-74. 2007
  3. ncbi Adolescent participation in sports and adult physical activity
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Prev Med 24:22-8. 2003
  4. ncbi Physical activity and social status in adolescence as predictors of physical inactivity in adulthood
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Prev Med 37:375-81. 2003
  5. ncbi Change in the level of physical activity from adolescence into adulthood and obesity at the age of 31 years
    T Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:775-82. 2004
  6. pmc Body mass index is associated with lumbar disc degeneration in young Finnish males: subsample of Northern Finland birth cohort study 1986
    Jani Takatalo
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Oulu, PL 5000, Oulu, 90014, Finland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:87. 2013
  7. doi Association between adolescent sport activities and lumbar disc degeneration among young adults
    Jani Takatalo
    Medical Research Center Oulu, University of Oulu and Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Scand J Med Sci Sports . 2017
  8. doi Impact of self-reported musculoskeletal pain on health-related quality of life among young adults
    Markus Paananen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Aapistie 1, Oulu, Finland
    Pain Med 12:9-17. 2011
  9. pmc The association between physical fitness and depressive symptoms among young adults: results of the Northern Finland 1966 birth cohort study
    Kadri Suija
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Box 5000, FIN 90014, Oulu, Finland
    BMC Public Health 13:535. 2013
  10. ncbi Occupational physical activity is related to physical fitness in young workers
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:158-65. 2002

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  1. ncbi A review of longitudinal studies on youth predictors of adulthood physical activity
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Laboratory of Physiology, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:3-12. 2005
    ..This literature review is also addressed to researchers to provide ideas for further studies in this area...
  2. ncbi Physical activity and sedentary behaviors among Finnish youth
    Tuija Tammelin
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1067-74. 2007
    ..d(-1)) and to examine associations between physical activity and different sedentary behaviors...
  3. ncbi Adolescent participation in sports and adult physical activity
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Prev Med 24:22-8. 2003
    ..We evaluated the association between participation in different types of adolescent sports and physical activity in adulthood...
  4. ncbi Physical activity and social status in adolescence as predictors of physical inactivity in adulthood
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Prev Med 37:375-81. 2003
    ..Physical inactivity is related to an increased risk of certain chronic diseases. The aim here was to evaluate how physical activity and social status in adolescence are associated with physical inactivity in adulthood...
  5. ncbi Change in the level of physical activity from adolescence into adulthood and obesity at the age of 31 years
    T Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:775-82. 2004
    ..To evaluate how a change in the level of leisure-time physical activity from adolescence into adulthood is associated with overall and abdominal obesity at the age of 31 y...
  6. pmc Body mass index is associated with lumbar disc degeneration in young Finnish males: subsample of Northern Finland birth cohort study 1986
    Jani Takatalo
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Oulu, PL 5000, Oulu, 90014, Finland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:87. 2013
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether body mass index (BMI), smoking, and physical activity are associated with lumbar DD among young adults...
  7. doi Association between adolescent sport activities and lumbar disc degeneration among young adults
    Jani Takatalo
    Medical Research Center Oulu, University of Oulu and Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Scand J Med Sci Sports . 2017
    ..Follow-up studies with MRI are needed to show whether frequent exposure to running or swimming has further effect on the integrity of lumbar intervertebral discs. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  8. doi Impact of self-reported musculoskeletal pain on health-related quality of life among young adults
    Markus Paananen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Aapistie 1, Oulu, Finland
    Pain Med 12:9-17. 2011
    ..To investigate how self-reported musculoskeletal pain and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) are associated among young adults...
  9. pmc The association between physical fitness and depressive symptoms among young adults: results of the Northern Finland 1966 birth cohort study
    Kadri Suija
    Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Box 5000, FIN 90014, Oulu, Finland
    BMC Public Health 13:535. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the association between physical fitness and depressive symptoms among young adults...
  10. ncbi Occupational physical activity is related to physical fitness in young workers
    Tuija Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:158-65. 2002
    ..We evaluated the association between occupational physical activity and fitness in young workers, taking into account leisure-time physical activity, body size, and smoking...
  11. ncbi Neck and shoulder pains in relation to physical activity and sedentary activities in adolescence
    Juha Auvinen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1038-44. 2007
    ..A cross-sectional survey among adolescents aged 15-16 years...
  12. ncbi Cardiorespiratory fitness of males and females of northern Finland birth cohort of 1966 at age 31
    T Tammelin
    Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, 90220 Oulu, Finland
    Int J Sports Med 25:547-52. 2004
    ..These reference values can be used in the interpretation of fitness test results and in physical activity counselling...
  13. pmc Effects of Leisure-Time Physical Activity on Vertebral Dimensions in the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966
    Petteri Oura
    Medical Research Center Oulu, Oulu University Hospital and University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Sci Rep 6:27844. 2016
    ..High lifetime LTPA was associated with larger vertebral CSA in women but not men. Further research is needed to investigate the factors behind the observed gender-related differences. ..
  14. doi Association between overweight and low back pain: a population-based prospective cohort study of adolescents
    Paula Hannele Mikkonen
    Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Oulu, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Oulu, Finland Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu and Helsinki, Finland Department of Statistical Services, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, Finland Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Institute of Health Sciences, Unit of General Practice, University of Oulu and University Hospital of Oulu, Oulu, Finland and Department of Sports and Exercise Medicine, Oulu Deaconess Institute, Oulu, Finland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1026-33. 2013
    ..A prospective cohort study in adolescents aged 7 to 19 years...
  15. doi Lifelong Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Autonomic Function in Midlife
    Antti M Kiviniemi
    1Medical Research Center Oulu, Oulu University Hospital and University of Oulu, Oulu, FINLAND 2Center for Life Course Health Research, University of Oulu, Oulu, FINLAND 3Unit of Primary Care, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, FINLAND 4Biomedical Engineering Research Group, University of Oulu, Oulu, FINLAND 5Research Unit of Medical Imaging, Physics and Technology, University of Oulu, Oulu, FINLAND 6LIKES Research Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Jyvaskyla, FINLAND 7Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UNITED KINGDOM 8Biocenter Oulu, University of Oulu, Oulu, FINLAND 9Department of Sports and Exercise Medicine, Oulu Deaconess Institute, Oulu, Finland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:1506-13. 2016
    ..Physical activity (PA) associates with cardiovascular autonomic function, but the relationship with lifelong PA is unclear. We hypothesized that lifelong PA would associate with cardiovascular autonomic function in midlife...
  16. doi Perceived Work Ability in the Light of Long-Term and Stress-Related Unhealthy Behaviors-a Prospective Cohort Study
    Nina Nevanperä
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Behav Med 23:179-89. 2016
    ..Most of the few studies that exist on the longitudinal associations between health behaviors and work ability target to single health behaviors...
  17. ncbi Classification of Work Ability Index among young employees
    Veikko Kujala
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health Oulu, Finland
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:399-401. 2005
    ..The reference values of the Work Ability Index (WAI) are best known for people aged over 45 years. However, the WAI score is highly dependent on age and population-based reference values for young employees are needed...
  18. ncbi Cardiorespiratory fitness of finnish adolescents
    T Tammelin
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Sports Med 28:853-9. 2007
    ..Reference values of cardiorespiratory fitness were provided for 2690 males and 2685 females aged 15 to 16 years...
  19. ncbi Work ability index of young employees and their sickness absence during the following year
    Veikko Kujala
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Aapistie 1, FI 90220 Oulu, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 32:75-84. 2006
    ..The work ability index is widely used in occupational health care. The aim of this study was to determine the extent to which a low index among young employees is predictive of sickness absence during the following year...
  20. pmc Metabolic signatures of insulin resistance in 7,098 young adults
    Peter Würtz
    Computational Medicine Research Group, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Biocenter Oulu, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Diabetes 61:1372-80. 2012
    ..0005). Nonetheless, metabolic signatures extending beyond obesity and lipid abnormalities reflected the degree of insulin resistance evidenced in young, normoglycemic adults with sex-specific fingerprints...
  21. doi Prevalence of metabolic syndrome at age 16 using the International Diabetes Federation paediatric definition
    J Pirkola
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Arch Dis Child 93:945-51. 2008
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  22. ncbi Associations of physical activity and inactivity with low back pain in adolescents
    J Auvinen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Oulu and Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:188-94. 2008
    ..We conclude that very active participation in physical activities in both sexes and a high amount of sitting in girls are related to self-reported LBP...