Rasmus Valtonen

Rasmus ValtonenTitle:
Doctoral student

Master of Health Sciences, 2015, University of Oulu

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

Visiting address:
Aapistie 5 B, 1st floor

Room number:

Phone number:
02 9448 5631

Rasmus.Valtonen (at) oulu.fi

Research fields:
Environmental health research: year-round health enhancing exercise and coronary artery disease

Personal grants:
Juho Vainio Foundation 2019
Health and Biosciences Doctoral Programme (HBS-DP), University of Oulu, 6 months 2020


  1. Valtonen RIP, Kiviniemi A, Hintsala HE, Ryti NRI, Kenttä T, Huikuri HV, Perkiömäki J, Crandall CG, van Marken-Liechtenbelt WD, Alen M, Rintamäki H, Mäntysaari M, Hautala A, Jaakkola JJK, Ikaheimo TM. Cardiovascular Responses to Cold and Submaximal Exercise in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2018 Oct 1;315(4):R768-R776. doi: 10.1152/ajpregu.00069.2018. Epub 2018 Jul 5. IF 3.176 (Q2). JUFO 1.
  2. Ikäheimo TM, Länsitie M, Valtonen R, Hintsala HE, Ryti N, Perkiömäki J, Mäntysaari M, Hautala AJ, Jaakkola JJK. Good safety practice in a randomized controlled trial (CadColdEx) involving increased cardiac workload in patients with coronary artery disease. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2019 Mar 25;19(1):69. doi: 10.1186/s12872-019-1051-1. IF 2018 1.947 (Q3). JUFO 1.
  3. Sovelius R, Mäntylä M, Heini H, Oksa J, Valtonen R, Tiitola L, Leino T. Joint Helmet-Mounted Cueing System and Neck Muscle Activity During Air Combat Maneuvering. Aerosp Med Hum Perform. 2019 Oct 1;90(10):834-840. doi: 10.3357/AMHP.5281.2019. IF 2018 0.904, JUFO 1.
  4. Sovelius R, Mäntylä M, Huhtala H, Oksa J, Valtonen R, Tiitola L, Leino T.  Head Movements and Neck Muscle Activity During Air Combat Maneuvering. Aerosp Med Hum Perform. 2020 Jan 1;91(1):26-31. doi: 10.3357/AMHP.5425.2020.
  5. Valtonen R et al. Endothelial Function in Response to Exercise in the Cold in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging 2020 [accepted].

Conference abstracts:

  • Sovelius R, Valtonen R, Oksa J, Leino T. Head Posture and Cervical Loading with Helmet-Mounted Cuing System During Air Combat Maneuvering. Conference Paper. Scientific Meeting of Aerospace Medical Association, San Diego, CA, USA; 05/2014 (abstract).
  • Valtonen R, Hintsala H, Crandall C, Jaakkola JJK, Ikäheimo TM, Kiviniemi A. Acute Effect of Aerobic Exercises in the Cold on endothelial function in patients with coronary artery disease. Conference Paper December 2016. Meeting of the International Conference on the Physiology and Pharmacology of Temperature Regulation (PPTR). (abstract)

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Last updated: 23.3.2020