Maarit Piirtola

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Parental Education and Genetics of BMI from Infancy to Old Age: A Pooled Analysis of 29 Twin Cohorts.

Obesity (Silver Spring) 2019 May 5;27(5):855-865. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.22451DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6478550PMC
May 2019

Association between long-term smoking and leisure-time physical inactivity: a cohort study among Finnish twins with a 35-year follow-up.

Int J Public Health 2017 Sep 9;62(7):819-829. Epub 2017 May 9.

Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, P.O. Box 40, 00251, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-0975-4DOI Listing
September 2017

Differences in genetic and environmental variation in adult BMI by sex, age, time period, and region: an individual-based pooled analysis of 40 twin cohorts.

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Karri Silventoinen Aline Jelenkovic Reijo Sund Yoshie Yokoyama Yoon-Mi Hur Wendy Cozen Amie E Hwang Thomas M Mack Chika Honda Fujio Inui Yoshinori Iwatani Mikio Watanabe Rie Tomizawa Kirsi H Pietiläinen Aila Rissanen Sisira H Siribaddana Matthew Hotopf Athula Sumathipala Fruhling Rijsdijk Qihua Tan Dongfeng Zhang Zengchang Pang Maarit Piirtola Sari Aaltonen Sevgi Y Öncel Fazil Aliev Esther Rebato Jacob B Hjelmborg Kaare Christensen Axel Skytthe Kirsten O Kyvik Judy L Silberg Lindon J Eaves Tessa L Cutler Juan R Ordoñana Juan F Sánchez-Romera Lucia Colodro-Conde Yun-Mi Song Sarah Yang Kayoung Lee Carol E Franz William S Kremen Michael J Lyons Andreas Busjahn Tracy L Nelson Keith E Whitfield Christian Kandler Kerry L Jang Margaret Gatz David A Butler Maria A Stazi Corrado Fagnani Cristina D'Ippolito Glen E Duncan Dedra Buchwald Nicholas G Martin Sarah E Medland Grant W Montgomery Hoe-Uk Jeong Gary E Swan Ruth Krasnow Patrik Ke Magnusson Nancy L Pedersen Anna K Dahl Aslan Tom A McAdams Thalia C Eley Alice M Gregory Per Tynelius Laura A Baker Catherine Tuvblad Gombojav Bayasgalan Danshiitsoodol Narandalai Timothy D Spector Massimo Mangino Genevieve Lachance S Alexandra Burt Kelly L Klump Jennifer R Harris Ingunn Brandt Thomas S Nilsen Robert F Krueger Matt McGue Shandell Pahlen Robin P Corley Brooke M Huibregtse Meike Bartels Catharina Em van Beijsterveldt Gonneke Willemsen Jack H Goldberg Finn Rasmussen Adam D Tarnoki David L Tarnoki Catherine A Derom Robert F Vlietinck Ruth Jf Loos John L Hopper Joohon Sung Hermine H Maes Eric Turkheimer Dorret I Boomsma Thorkild Ia Sørensen Jaakko Kaprio

Am J Clin Nutr 2017 Aug 5;106(2):457-466. Epub 2017 Jul 5.

Public Health, and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3945/ajcn.117.153643DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5525120PMC
August 2017

A study of sedentary behaviour in the older Finnish twin cohort: a cross sectional analysis.

Biomed Res Int 2014 15;2014:209140. Epub 2014 Apr 15.

Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, 00250 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/209140DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4009300PMC
January 2015

Effectiveness of the Chaos Falls Clinic in preventing falls and injuries of home-dwelling older adults: a randomised controlled trial.

Injury 2014 Jan 8;45(1):265-71. Epub 2013 Apr 8.

Injury & Osteoporosis Research Center, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Tampere, Finland.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00201383130013
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2013.03.010DOI Listing
January 2014

Opioids, antiepileptic and anticholinergic drugs and the risk of fractures in patients 65 years of age and older: a prospective population-based study.

Age Ageing 2013 May 29;42(3):318-24. Epub 2012 Nov 29.

Department of Family Medicine, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 1 20014, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afs178DOI Listing
May 2013

Fractures as an independent predictor of functional decline in older people: a population-based study with an 8-year follow-up.

Gerontology 2012 28;58(4):296-304. Epub 2011 Dec 28.

Department of Family Medicine, University of Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000334565DOI Listing
November 2012

Physical therapy approaches to reduce fall and fracture risk among older adults.

Nat Rev Endocrinol 2010 Jul 1;6(7):396-407. Epub 2010 Jun 1.

The UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Bone Research Group, PO Box 30, FIN-33501 Tampere, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrendo.2010.70DOI Listing
July 2010

Psychotropic drugs and the risk of fractures in old age: a prospective population-based study.

BMC Public Health 2010 Jul 6;10:396. Epub 2010 Jul 6.

Family Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, Turku 20014, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-396DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2910682PMC
July 2010

Effects of risk-based multifactorial fall prevention on postural balance in the community-dwelling aged: a randomized controlled trial.

Arch Gerontol Geriatr 2009 Jan-Feb;48(1):22-7. Epub 2007 Oct 24.

Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, University of Turku, FI-20014 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2007.09.006DOI Listing
April 2009

Fractures as predictors of excess mortality in the aged-a population-based study with a 12-year follow-up.

Eur J Epidemiol 2008 1;23(11):747-55. Epub 2008 Oct 1.

Department of Family Medicine, University of Turku, Lemminkäisenkatu 1, FI-20014, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10654-008-9289-4DOI Listing
February 2009

Effects of risk-based multifactorial fall prevention program on maximal isometric muscle strength in community-dwelling aged: a randomized controlled trial.

Aging Clin Exp Res 2008 Oct;20(5):487-93

Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, FI-20014, Finland.

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October 2008

Predictors of fractures among the aged: a population-based study with 12-year follow-up in a Finnish municipality.

Aging Clin Exp Res 2008 Jun;20(3):242-52

Department of Family Medicine, University of Turku, 20014 Turku, Finland.

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June 2008

A multifactorial fall prevention programme in the community-dwelling aged: predictors of adherence.

Eur J Public Health 2007 Oct 5;17(5):464-70. Epub 2007 Jan 5.

The Institute of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckl272DOI Listing
October 2007

Incidence of fractures and changes over time among the aged in a Finnish municipality: a population-based 12-year follow-up.

Aging Clin Exp Res 2007 Aug;19(4):269-76

Department of Family Medicine, University of Turku, FI-20014 Turku, Finland.

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August 2007

Force platform measurements as predictors of falls among older people - a review.

Gerontology 2006 ;52(1):1-16

Department of Family Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000089820DOI Listing
September 2006

[Physical exercise is an advantageous and effective way to prevent falls and injuries due to falls].

Duodecim 2003 ;119(7):599-604

Turun yliopisto, kliininen laitos, yleislääketiede Lemminkäisenkatu 1 20014 Turun yliopisto ja Satakunnan keskussairaala.

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June 2003