YOSHINAGA Ako

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Name
YOSHINAGA Ako
Affiliation
Saitama Prefectural University
Section
School of Health and Social Services Department of Health Sciences
Job title
Lecturer
Degree
Ph.D.(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Misc

 
Serum lipid concentrations in Japanese children: A synthesis of 27 studies
CVD Prevention   1 55-70   1998

Research Grants & Projects

 
Nursing care for the elderly's incontinence and other evacuation problems by visiting nurses
SCF System for Establishment and Support of Center's of Excellence
Project Year: 2004 - 2007
Nursing Care for the elderly's incontinence and other evacuation problems is summarized based on the interviews to visiting nurses.
International comparison of sleep enhancement by nurses
SCF System for Establishment and Support of Center's of Excellence
Project Year: 2004 - 2005
Sleep enhancement of the nursing textbooks are compared between English and Japanese 'Fundermentals of Nursing.'
Hot footbaths as a nursing art form; the domestic development and the factors that led to the adoption of the technique in Japan
SCF System for Establishment and Support of Center's of Excellence
Project Year: 2005 - 2007
The use of footbaths as a nursing art was imported into Japan in the late 19th century to alleviate congestion headaches by improving blood circulation. But it was prescribed for promoting blood circulation and enhancing sleep in 1960. We discuss ...
How do hot footbaths promote sleep in the aged
SCF System for Establishment and Support of Center's of Excellence
Project Year: 2006 - 2007
Twelve aged persons were included in the footbath experiments, and core body temperature, skin temperature, and autonomic nurvous conditions measured ongoingly. A mechanism is suggested to start sleeping.