Elina Mäkikyrö

Elina PaasoTitle:
Doctoral Student

Licentiate of Medicine, 2017, University of Oulu

Center for Environmental and Respiratory Health Research (CERH), University of Oulu

Visiting address:
Aapistie 5B, 1st floor

Room number:

Phone number:
+358 8 553 7256

elina.makikyro (at) oulu.fi

Research fields:
Subtypes of asthma

Asthma subtypes, Asthma epidemiology, Latent Class Analysis

Personal grants:
The Finnish Anti-Tuberculosis Foundation (Suomen tuberkuloosin vastustamisyhdistyksen säätiö)
The Research Foundation of the Pulmonary Diseases (Hengityssairauksien tutkimussäätiö) 
The Emil Aaltonen Foundation (Emil Aaltosen säätiö)

Publications Elina Mäkikyrö (formerly Paaso):

  1. Paaso EM, Jaakkola MS, Lajunen TK, Hugg TT, Jaakkola JJ. The Importance of Family History in Asthma during the First 27 Years of Life. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Sep 1;188(5):624-6. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201212-2236LE. IF 11.986
  2. Paaso E, Jaakkola MS, Rantala AK, Hugg TT, Jaakkola J. Allergic diseases and asthma in the family predict the persistence and onset-age of asthma: a prospective cohort study. Resp Res 2014 Nov 27;15(1):152. doi:10.1186/s12931-014-0152-8. IF 3.093 (Q2).
  3. Rantala AK, Jaakkola MS, Mäkikyrö EMS, Hugg TT, Jaakkola JJK. Early Respiratory Infections and the Development of Asthma in the First 27 Years of Life. American Journal of Epidemiology 2015; doi: 10.1093/aje/kwv093. IF 5.036 (Q1), JUFO 2.
  4. Mäkikyrö EM, Jaakkola MS, Jaakkola JJ. Subtypes of asthma based on asthma control and severity: a latent class analysis. Respir Res. 2017 Jan 23;18(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s12931-017-0508-y. IF 3.751 (Q2), JUFO 1.
  5. Ryti NRI, Mäkikyrö E, Antikainen H, Junttila MJ, Hookana E, Ikäheimo TM, Kortelainen M-L, Huikuri HV, Jaakkola JJK. Cold spells and ischaemic sudden cardiac death: effect modification by prior diagnosis of ischaemic heart disease and cardioprotective medication. Sci Rep. 2017 Jan 20;7:41060. doi:10.1038/srep41060. IF 4.122 (Q1), JUFO 2.
  6. Ryti N, Mäkikyrö EMS, Antikainen H, Hookana E, Junttila MJ, Ikäheimo TM, Kortelainen ML, Huikuri HV, Jaakkola JJK. The risk of sudden cardiac death in relation to season-specific cold spells: a case-crossover study in Finland. BMJ Open. 2017 Nov 10;7(11):e017398. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017398. IF 2.413 (Q2), JUFO 1.
  7. Heikkinen SAM, Mäkikyrö EMS, Hugg TT, Jaakkola MS, Jaakkola JJK. Effects of regular exercise on asthma control in young adults. J Asthma. 2018 Jul;55(7):726-733. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2017.1366510. Epub 2017 Oct 5. IF 2017 2.014 (Q3).


Last updated: 30.8.2018