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Place of Birth Aichi
Title Professor
Belong to Dept. of Occupational Therapy
Center for Occupational Therapy Practicum Support
Rehabilitation Sciences (graduate school)
Biomedical Sciences (graduate school)
Graduated Graduate School of Natural Sciences, Nagoya City University
Degree PhD
Qualification Occupational therapist
Academic Institutional Membership World Federation of Occupational Therapists
Field of Study Occupational therapy, Health promotion
Research, Studies Effects of community-based exercise on older adults

Academic Papers, Critique

The relationship between functional fitness and ability to ride a bicycle among community-dwelling older adult in Japan. Physical Activity and Health 5, 45-54, 2021.

Influence of seasonal variations on physical activity in older people living in mountainous agricultural areas. Journal of Rural Medicine 14, 165-175, 2019.

Effects of combined lower extremity resistance exercise and balance exercises on strength and balance in older women. Asian Journal of Gerontology & Geriatrics 10, 74-78, 2015.

Effects of periodic task-specific test feedback on physical performance in older adults undertaking band-based resistance exercise. Journal of Aging Research 2014, Article ID 171694, 2014.

Effects of combined balance and resistance exercise on reducing knee pain in community- dwelling older adults. Physical & Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics 28, 44-56, 2010.

Threshold of lower body muscular strength necessary to perform ADL independently in community-dwelling older adults. Clinical Rehabilitation 22, 902-910, 2008.

Efficacy of band - based resistance exercise for community - dwelling older adults. Research to action for an aging Society, 48-51 (Scientific Proceedings from 6th World Congress on Aging and Physical Activity), 2005.

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