Publications

Suorsa K, Leskinen T, Pasanen J, Pulakka A, Myllyntausta S, Pentti J, Chastin S, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Changes in the 24-hour movement behaviors during the transition to retirement: compositional data analysis. Int. J. Behav. Nutr. Phys. 2022

Suorsa K*, Mattila VM*, Leskinen T, Heinonen OJ, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Work ability and physical fitness among aging workers: the Finnish Retirement and Aging Study. Eur J Ageing 2022

Pasanen J.*, Leskinen T.*, Pulakka A., Virta J., Auranen K., Stenholm S. Effects of physical activity intervention on 24-h movement behaviors: a compositional data analysis. Scientific Reports 2022.

Myllyntausta S, Kronholm E, Pulakka A, Pentti J, Virtanen M, Stenholm S. Associations of Sleep and Individual Characteristics with Accelerometer-Measured Catch-Up Sleep among Older Employees. Sleep Epidemiology 2022.

Pasanen, S., Halonen, J.I., Gonzales-Inca, C., Pentti, J., Vahtera, J., Kestens, Y., Thierry, B., Brondeel, R., Leskinen, T., Stenholm, S., 2022. Changes in physical activity by context and residential greenness among recent retirees: Longitudinal GPS and accelerometer study. Health Place 2022

Myllyntausta S, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Why do men extend their employment beyond pensionable age more often than women? A cohort study. Eur J Aging 2021.

Virtanen M, Myllyntausta S, Kauppi M, Kivimäki M, Pentti J, Ervasti J, KC P, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Trajectories of Worktime Control from Midlife to Retirement and Working Beyond Retirement Age. Work, Aging and Retirement 2021.

Karelius S, Vahtera J, Heinonen OJ, Niiranen T, Stenholm S. Association between life stressors and arterial stiffness: The Finnish Retirement and Aging study. Artery Research 2021.

Virtanen M, Myllyntausta S, Karkkola P, Pentti J, Ropponen A, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Components of Stress and Their Associations with Sleep Problems: A Cohort Study of Older Employees. J Occup Environ Med 2021

Agahi N, Morin L, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Fritzell J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Heavy alcohol consumption before and after negative life events in late mid-life: Longitudinal latent trajectory analyses. J Epidemiol Community Health 2021

Agahi N, Morin L, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Fritzell J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Heavy alcohol consumption before and after negative life events in late mid-life: Longitudinal latent trajectory analyses. J Epidemiol Community Health 2021

KC Prakash, Virtanen M, Kivimäki M, Ervasti J, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Trajectories of work ability from midlife to pensionable age and their association with retirement timing. J Epidemiol Comm Health 2021

Leskinen T, Suorsa K., Heinonen I, Löyttyniemi E, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. The effect of commercial activity tracker based physical activity intervention on body composition and cardiometabolic health among recent retirees. Front. Aging 2021

Myllyntausta S, Kronholm E, Pulakka A, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Virtanen M, Stenholm S. Association of job strain with accelerometer-based sleep duration and timing of sleep among older employees. Journal of Sleep Research 2021

Tuominen M, Suorsa K, Pentti J, Koski P, Stenholm S, Leskinen T. The Impact of a 12-Month Activity Tracker Intervention on Activity Behavior Across Body Mass Index Subgroups Among Recent Retirees: Post Hoc Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Phys Act Health 2021

Suorsa K, Leskinen T, Pulakka A, Pentti J, Löyttyniemi E, Heinonen I, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. The effect of a consumer-based activity tracker intervention on accelerometer-measured sedentary time among retirees: a randomized controlled REACT trial. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2021

Lahdenperä M, Virtanen M, Myllyntausta S, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Psychological distress during retirement transition and the role of psychosocial working conditions and social living environment. J Gerontol Soc Sci 2021

Pasanen S, Halonen JI, Pulakka A, Kestens Y, Thierry B, Brondeel R, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Leskinen T, Stenholm S. Contexts of sedentary time and physical activity among ageing workers and recent retirees: cross-sectional GPS and accelerometer study. BMJ Open 2021

Leskinen T, Suorsa K, Tuominen M, Pulakka A, Pentti J, Löyttyniemi E, Heinonen I, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. The effect of consumer-based activity tracker intervention on physical activity among recent retirees – an RCT study. Online ahead of print. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2021

Kauppi M, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Aalto V, Oksanen T, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Social network ties before and after retirement: a cohort study. Online ahead of print. Eur J Ageing 2021

Kauppi M, KC P, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Aalto V, Oksanen T, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Social relationships as predictors of extended employment beyond the pensionable age: a cohort study. Online ahead of print. Eur J Ageing 2021

Prakash KC, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Does working beyond the statutory retirement age have an impact on health and functional capacity? The Finnish Retirement and Aging cohort study. Occup Environ Med 2020

Virtanen M, Myllyntausta S, Ervasti J, Oksanen T, Salo P, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Ropponen A, Halonen JI, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Shift work, work time control, and informal caregiving as risk factors for sleep disturbances in an ageing workforce. Scand J Work Environ Health 2020

Suorsa K, Pulakka A, Leskinen A, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Changes in prolonged sedentary behavior across the transition to retirement. Occup Environ Med. 2020

Stenholm S, Pulakka A, Leskinen T, Pentti J, Heinonen OJ, Koster A, Vahtera J. Daily physical activity patterns and their association with health-related physical fitness among aging workers – the Finnish Retirement and Aging study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2020

Halonen JI, Pulakka A, Pentti J, Kallio M, Koskela S, Kivimäki M, Kawachi I, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Cross-sectional associations of neighbourhood socioeconomic disadvantage and greenness with accelerometer measured leisure-time physical activity in a cohort of aging workers. BMJ Open 2020

Suorsa K*, Pulakka A*, Leskinen T, Pentti J, Holtermann A, Heinonen OJ, Sunikka J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Comparison of sedentary time between thigh-worn and wrist-worn accelerometers. J Measurement of Phys Behav 2020

Pulakka A, Leskinen T, Suorsa K, Pentti J, Halonen JI, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Physical activity across retirement transition by occupation and mode of commute. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2020

Leskinen T, Stenholm S, Pulakka A, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Comparison between recent and long-term physical activity levels as predictors of cardiometabolic risk. A cohort study. BMJ Open 2020

Myllyntausta S, Pulakka A, Salo P, Kronholm E, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Changes in Accelerometer-Measured Sleep during the Transition to Retirement: The Finnish Retirement and Aging (FIREA) study. Sleep 2020

Stenholm S, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Oksanen T, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Trajectories of self-rated health before and after retirement: Evidence from two cohort studies. Occup Environ Med. 2020

Karelius S, Vahtera J, Pentti J, Lindroos AS, Jousilahti P, Heinonen OJ, Stenholm S*, Niiranen TJ*. The Relation of Work-Related Factors with Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Nocturnal Blood Pressure Dipping among Aging Workers. Occup Environ Health 2019

Alhainen M, Myllyntausta S, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Concurrent changes in sleep and physical activity during the transition to retirement: a prospective cohort study. Sleep Medicine 2019. 

Teräs T, Rovio S, Spira AP, Myllyntausta S, Pulakka A, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Associations of accelerometer-based sleep duration and self-reported sleep difficulties with cognitive function in late mid-life: The Finnish Retirement and Aging Study. Sleep Medicine 2019.

Suorsa K, Pulakka A, Leskinen T, Heinonen I, Heinonen OJ, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Objectively measured sedentary time before and after transition to retirement: The Finnish Retirement and Aging Study (FIREA). J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2019. 

Myllyntausta S, Salo P, Pentti J, Oksanen T, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Does Removal of Work Stress Explain Improved Sleep Following Retirement? The Finnish Retirement and Aging (FIREA) study. Sleep, 2019 Aug 1;42(8). 

Pulakka A, Leskinen T, Koster A, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Daily physical activity patterns among aging workers: the Finnish Retirement and Aging Study (FIREA). Occup Environ Med 2019;76(1). 

Pulakka A, Halonen JI, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Changes in smoking during retirement transition: A longitudinal cohort study. Scand J Public Health 2018 [Epub ahead of print]

Leskinen T, Pulakka A, Heinonen OJ, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Changes in non-occupational sedentary behaviours across the retirement transition: the Finnish Retirement and Aging (FIREA) study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2018;72(8).

Pulakka A, Shiroma EJ, Harris TB, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Classification and processing of 24-hour wrist accelerometer data. Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour 2018;1(2)

Pulakka A, Stenholm S, Bosma H, Schaper NC, Savelberg HHCM, Stehouwer CDA, van der Kallen CJH, Dagnelie PC, Sep SJS, Koster A. Association Between Employment Status and Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior-The Maastricht StudyJ Occup Environ Med 2018;60(4).

Leskinen T, Stenholm S, Aalto V, Head J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Physical activity level as a predictor of healthy and chronic disease-free life expectancy between ages 50 and 75Age Ageing 2018 Mar 13 [Epub ahead of print]

Leskinen T, Stenholm S, Heinonen OJ, Pulakka A, Aalto V, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Change in physical activity and accumulation of cardiometabolic risk factorsPrev Med 2018 Mar 29 [Epub ahead of print]

Stenholm S, Head J, Kivimäki M, Magnusson Hanson LL, Pentti J, Rod NH, Clark AC, Oksanen T, Westerlund H, Vahtera J. Sleep duration and sleep disturbances as predictors of healthy and chronic disease-free life expectancy between ages 50 and 75: a pooled analysis of three cohorts. J Gerontol Med Sci. 2018 Feb 3. [Epub ahead of print].

Myllyntausta S, Salo P, Kronholm E, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S.Changes in Sleep Difficulties During the Transition to Statutory RetirementSleep 2018;41(1)

Stenholm S, Solovieva S, Viikari-Juntura E, Aalto V, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Change in body mass index during transition to statutory retirement: an occupational cohort studyInt J Beh Nutr Phys Act 2017; 26;14(1):85.

Virtanen M, Oksanen T, Pentti J, Ervasti J, Head J, Stenholm S, Vahtera J, Kivimäki M. Occupational class and working beyond the retirement age: a cohort studyScand J Work Environ Health. 2017 May 15.

Myllyntausta S, Salo P, Kronholm E, Aalto V, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J, Stenholm S. Changes in sleep duration during transition to statutory retirement: A longitudinal cohort studySleep 2017;40(7).

Halonen JI, Stenholm S, Pulakka A, Kawachi I, Aalto V, Pentti J, Lallukka T, Virtanen M, Vahtera J, Kivimäki M. Trajectories of risky drinking around the time of statutory retirement: a longitudinal latent class analysis. Addiction 2017 112(7):1163-1170.

Stenholm S, Head J, Aalto V, Kivimäki M, Kawachi I, Zins M, Goldberg M, Platts LG, Zaninotto P, Magnusson Hanson LL, Westerlund H, Vahtera J. Body mass index as a predictor of healthy and disease-free life expectancy between ages 50 and 75: a multicohort studyInt J Obesity (Lond) 2017 41(5):769-775.

Stenholm S, Head J, Kivimäki M, Kawachi I, Aalto V, Zins M, Goldberg M, Zaninotto P, Magnuson Hanson L, Westerlund H, Vahtera J. Smoking, physical inactivity and obesity as predictors of healthy and disease-free life expectancy between ages 50 and 75: a multicohort studyInt J Epidemiology 2016;45(4):1260-1270.

Stenholm S, Pulakka A, Kawachi I, Oksanen T, Halonen JI, Aalto V, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Changes in physical activity during transition to retirement: a cohort study. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2016;13(1):51.

Stenholm S, Kivimäki M, Jylhä M, Kawachi I, Westerlund H, Pentti J, Goldberg M, Zins M, Vahtera J. Trajectories of self-rated health in the last 15 years of life by cause of death. Eur J Epidemiology 2016;31(2):177-85.

Stenholm S, Koster A, Patel K, Valkeinen H, Bandinelli S, Guralnik JM, Ferrucci L. Association of physical activity history with physical function and mortality in old age. J Gerontol Med Sci 2016;71(4):496-501.

Stenholm S, Westerlund H, Head J, Hyde M, Kawachi I, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Co-morbidity and functional trajectories from midlife to old age: The Health and Retirement Study. J Gerontol Med Sci 2015;70(3):332-8.

Stenholm S, Salo P, Hyde M, Pentti J, Head J, Westerlund H, Kivimäki M, Vahtera J. Age-related trajectories of physical functioning at work and retirement – the role of sociodemographic factors, lifestyle and disease. J Epidemiol Community Health 2014:68(6):503-9.