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Toomas Timpka

Professor

Presentation

Publications

2024

Moa Jederström, Hanna Sandell, Örjan Dahlström, Kristina Faghner, Laura Korhonen, Carolina Lundqvist, Toomas Timpka (2024) 864 BO48 - Towards prevention of self-objectification in young female athletes on social media: instagram posting patterns of female elite athletes in aesthetic and non-aesthetic individual sports
Carolina Lundqvist, David P. Schary, Jenny Jacobsson, Laura Korhonen, Toomas Timpka (2024) Aligning categories of mental health conditions with intervention types in high-performance sports: a narrative cornerstone review and classification framework Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, Article JSAMS-02972 Continue to DOI
Carolina Lundqvist, David P. Schary, Jenny Jacobsson, Laura Korhonen, Toomas Timpka (2024) Aligning categories of mental health conditions with intervention types in high-performance sports: a narrative cornerstone review and classification framework Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport Continue to DOI

2023

Jenny Jacobsson, Jan Kowalski, Toomas Timpka, Per-Olof Hansson, Armin Spreco, Örjan Dahlström (2023) Universal prevention through a digital health platform reduces injury incidence in youth athletics (track and field): a cluster randomised controlled trial British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol. 57, p. 364-371 Continue to DOI
Toomas Timpka, James M. Nyce (2023) Professional ethics for infectious disease control: moral conflict management in modern public health practice Public Health, Vol. 221, p. 160-165 Continue to DOI

News

Injured athlete on running track.

Great inequality in international athletics

Athletes from less affluent countries need more education on health to prevent injuries during hard training. But knowing more can also be a risk. This is the conclusion in a new study from Linköping University on inequality in athletics.

vaccination.

SEK 15 million for research into Covid-19 vaccination

A research project coordinated by LiU has been awarded more than SEK 15 million by the Swedish Research Council to evaluate vaccination against Covid-19.

Fredrik Gustafsson and Toomas Timpka looks into the camera.

Researchers critical to flawed Covid-19-models

Reports from Imperial College regarding the spread and the effects of Covid-19 had considerable policy impacts in several European countries. But the models that informed the reports have considerable flaws, according to LiU-researchers.

Research

Publications

2024

Moa Jederström, Hanna Sandell, Örjan Dahlström, Kristina Faghner, Laura Korhonen, Carolina Lundqvist, Toomas Timpka (2024) 864 BO48 - Towards prevention of self-objectification in young female athletes on social media: instagram posting patterns of female elite athletes in aesthetic and non-aesthetic individual sports
Carolina Lundqvist, David P. Schary, Jenny Jacobsson, Laura Korhonen, Toomas Timpka (2024) Aligning categories of mental health conditions with intervention types in high-performance sports: a narrative cornerstone review and classification framework Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, Article JSAMS-02972 Continue to DOI
Carolina Lundqvist, David P. Schary, Jenny Jacobsson, Laura Korhonen, Toomas Timpka (2024) Aligning categories of mental health conditions with intervention types in high-performance sports: a narrative cornerstone review and classification framework Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport Continue to DOI

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