Affiliation: University of Oulu
- Health-related quality of life and physical well-being among a 63-year-old cohort of women with androgenetic alopecia; a Finnish population-based studyPäivi Hirsso
Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, University of Oulu, Box 5000, FIN 90014, Finland
Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:49. 2005..We hypothesized that not only the mental aspects but also certain physical aspect of women's health, such as insulin resistance, have an important role in the determination of HRQOL among women with hair loss...
- Association of insulin resistance linked diseases and hair loss in elderly men. Finnish population-based studyPäivi Hirsso
University of Oulu, Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, Finland
Cent Eur J Public Health 14:78-81. 2006..Such men developing AGA might benefit from attention in medical check-up...
- Obesity and low-grade inflammation among young Finnish men with early-onset alopeciaPäivi Hirsso
University of Oulu, Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, Oulu, Finland
Dermatology 214:125-9. 2007..Previous investigations have revealed an association of androgenetic alopecia (AGA), especially in younger subjects with severe early-onset AGA, with ischemic heart disease...
- Hair loss, insulin resistance, and heredity in middle-aged women. A population-based studyVeikko Matilainen
Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, University of Oulu and Unit of General Practice, Central University Hospital of Oulu, Finland
J Cardiovasc Risk 10:227-31. 2003..Polycystic ovarian syndrome is quite common among Caucasian women, and its association with insulin resistance is well documented...