Sirpa Aalto (former Heikkinen)

Sirpa HeikkinenTitle:
Doctoral student

Qualifications:
Licentiate of Medicine 2015, University of Oulu
Medical Candidate 2010, University of Oulu

Affiliations:
University of Oulu, Center for Environmental and Respiratory Health Research

Visiting address:
Aapistie 5B, 1st floor

Room number:
KT175

Phone number:
+358 45 206 4627

E-mail:
sirpa.aalto (at) oulu.fi

Expertise:
General Medicine, Sports Medicine

Research fields:
To evaluate the effects of regular exercise on health, with special interest in asthma.

Publications:

  • Heikkinen SA, Quansah R, Jaakkola JJ, Jaakkola MS. Effects of regular exercise on adult asthma. Eur J Epidemiol. 2012 Jun;27(6):397-407. doi: 10.1007/s10654-012-9684-8. Epub 2012 Apr 25. Review.
  • Quansah R, Jaakkola MS, Hugg TT, Heikkinen SA, Jaakkola JJ. Residential dampness and molds and the risk of developing asthma: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e47526. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0047526. Epub 2012 Nov 7. Review. Erratum in: PLoS One. 2014;9(3):e93454.
  • Jaakkola MS, Quansah R, Hugg TT, Heikkinen SA, Jaakkola JJ. Association of indoor dampness and molds with rhinitis risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Nov;132(5):1099-1110.e18. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2013.07.028. Epub 2013 Sep 10. Review.
  • 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.

 

Last updated: 15.2.2019