Hanaoka Hideaki

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Hanaoka Hideaki
Hiroshima University
Doctor of Philosophy in Health Science(Hiroshima University)
Research funding number


I focus on occupational therapy intervention to enhanced QOL of the aged persons.

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jul 2006
Mar 2016
Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Sciences,Graduate School of Health Sciences, Hiroshima University
Apr 2004
Jun 2006
Ibaraki Prefectural University of Health Sciences


Apr 2000
Mar 2003
Health Sciences, Graduate School, Division of Medical Sciences, Hiroshima University graduate school
Apr 1984
Mar 1987
Department Occupational therapy, Ehime Juzen School of Allied Medical Professions

Published Papers

Relation between the therapeutic factors of occupational therapy for schizophrenia and social life capability.
Naohito Shingu, Ryoji Nishimura, Hideaki Hanaoka, Hitoshi Okamura
Occupational Therapy   20(6) 579-589   Apr 2001   [Refereed]
Examination of the effectiveness of life review reminiscence activities in the elderly people: a preliminary study.
Hideaki Hanaoka, Ryoji Nishimura, Naohito Shingu, Mieko Nakayanagi, Hitoshi Okamura
Japanese Journal of Occupational Therapy   37(1) 81-86   Apr 2003   [Refereed]
Study on factors associated with quantity of reminiscence in elderly people.
Hideaki Hanaoka, Ryoji Nishimura, Naohito Shingu, Hitoshi Okamura
Occupational Therapy   22(3) 235-242   Apr 2003   [Refereed]
Study on effects of life review activities on the quality of life of the elderly: a randomized controlled trial.
Hanaoka H, Okamura H
Psychother Psychosom   73 302-311   Apr 2004   [Refereed]
Efficacy of group reminiscence therapy for elderly dementia patients residing at home: a preliminary report
NawateY, Kaneko F, HanaokaH, Okamura H
Phys Occup Ther Geriatr   26(1) 29-41   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
Influence of Body Weight and Physique on Resistance Exercise in Weight Loss Program.
Chiaki YAGURA, lsao KIHARA, Akiko NOGI, Hideaki HANAOKA, Michio HASHIMOTO, Kuninori SHIWAKU
Journal of Physical Therapy Fukuoka   20 1342-1433   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
Effects of weight loss program on the Health-Related Quality of Life
Hideaki Hanaoka, Toshiaki Muraki, Akiko Mogi, Isao Kihara, Chiaki Yagura, Kuninori Shiwaku
General Rehabilitation   33(10) 951-957   Oct 2005   [Refereed]
Depression and associated factors in residents of a health care institution for the elderly
Watanabe Y, Kaneko F, Hanaoka H, Okamura H
Physical & Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics   (1) 29-41   Feb 2007   [Refereed]
Weight Loss and Improvement of Metabolic Syndrome by Intervention Program Based on Health Education
53(4) 649-659   Nov 2004   [Refereed]
Relationship between Large and Small Arterial Compliance and Regional Body Composition in Middle-Aged and Elderly Adults.
J Phys Ther Sci   21(3) 337-342   Oct 2009   [Refereed]
A gender-related study of the relationship between obesity and health-related QOL in middle-age and elderly subjects.
General Rehabilitation   37(12) 1167-1173   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Effect of Exercise on a Speed Feedback Therapy System in Elderly Persons.
Funaki Y, Kaneko F, Hanaoka H, Okamura H
Phys Occup Ther Geriatr   28 131-143   Jun 2010   [Refereed]
A preliminary investigation of prevention program of fall and dementia for community-dwelling elderly subjects.
Japanese Journal of Occupational Therapy   42(12) 1254-1260   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
Psychosocial factors that influence the effects of obesity improvement programs.
Hanaoka H, Okamura H, Iwamoto M, Yagura C, Kihara I, Nogi A, Shimizu H, Shiwaku K
J Rural Med   5(2) 175-183   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
The relation to the role in life of the home cerebrovascular patient’s nurser ,the nursing affirmative feeling or the nursing sense of burden
The Japanese journal of occupational therapy   45(12) 1379-1386   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Testing the feasibility of using odors in reminiscence therapy in Japan
Hanaoka H, Muraki T, Yamane S, Shimizu H, Okamura H
Physical & Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics   29 287-299   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Behavioral Intervention in the Overweight and Obese Employee: The Challenge of Promoting Weight Loss and Physical Activity
Maniwa R, Iwamoto M, Nogi A, Yamasaki M, Yang J, Hanaoka H, Shiwaku K
Journal of Rural Medicine   5 175-183   Jul 2012   [Refereed]
Relationship between Large and Small Arterial Compliance and Regional Body Composition in Middle-Aged and Elderly Adults
Yagura, Chiaki; Kihara, Isao; Hashimoto, Michio; Iwamoto, Mamiko; Yamasaki, Masayuki; Hanaoka, Hideaki; Nogi, Akiko; Shiwaku, Kuninori
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL THERAPY SCIENCE   21(4) 337-342   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
[Purpose] The purpose of this study was to Find Out the characteristics of large and small arterial compliance and regional body composition in middle-aged and elderly adults. [Subjects] The Subjects were 103 middle-aged and elderly adults (33 men...
Hanaoka, Hideaki; Muraki, Toshiaki; Ede, Jacqueline; Yamane, Shingo; Okamuara, Hitoshi
BRITISH JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY   79(4) 220-227   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Introduction Visual and auditory cues have been highlighted as methods to trigger reminiscences; however, the basis of this practice remains unclear. Here we conducted a preliminary cross-sectional study to identify reminiscence cues and their sci...
Survey of implement and recognition of occupational therapists about case study.
The Japanese Journal of Occupational Therapy   51 959-965   2017   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Factors Related to Reminiscence in Community-Dwelling Elderly Individuals.
16th World Congress of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists   19 Jun 2014   
Preliminary examination of effectiveness of elderly volunteer activities through participation in reminisce therapy in Japan.
22nd World Congress on Psychosomatic Medicine   13 Sep 2013   
Effects of reminisce activity on cerebral blood flow in the frontal lobes of elder people.
Funaki Y, Kaneko F, Hanaoka H, Okamura H
22nd World Congress on Psychosomatic Medicine   13 Sep 2013   
Medium-Term Effects of Reminiscence Therapy using Odor Stimulation in Community-Dwelling Older Adults.
International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting 2012   9 Sep 2012   
Does smell stimulation enhance group reminiscence activity more effectively?
3rd World Congress of Asian Psychiatry   2 Aug 2011   

Research Grants & Projects

Project Year: 2013 - 2015
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): HANAOKA, Hideaki
The purpose of this research is to conduct reminiscence therapy using odor stimulation and to investigate its effects on depression and subjective well-being in community-dwelling adults. Reminiscence therapy was conducted eight times with odor st...
Project Year: 2016 - 2018
Project Year: 2016 - 2018