A1 Journal article (refereed)
Sauna bathing is associated with reduced cardiovascular mortality and improves risk prediction in men and women: a prospective cohort study (2018)


Laukkanen, T., Kunutsor, S. K., Khan, H., Willeit, P., Zaccardi, F., & Laukkanen, J. (2018). Sauna bathing is associated with reduced cardiovascular mortality and improves risk prediction in men and women: a prospective cohort study. BMC Medicine, 16, Article 219. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-018-1198-0


JYU authors or editors


Publication details

All authors or editors: Laukkanen, Tanjaniina; Kunutsor, Setor K.; Khan, Hassan; Willeit, Peter; Zaccardi, Francesco; Laukkanen, Jari

Journal or series: BMC Medicine

ISSN: 1741-7015

eISSN: 1741-7015

Publication year: 2018

Volume: 16

Issue number: 0

Article number: 219

Publisher: BioMed Central

Publication country: United Kingdom

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-018-1198-0

Publication open access: Openly available

Publication channel open access: Open Access channel

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/60594


Keywords: cardiovascular diseases; mortality; pre-emption; sauna bathing; prevention; gender

Free keywords: cardiovascular disease; risk prediction


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Ministry reporting: Yes

Reporting Year: 2018

JUFO rating: 2


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