Yoko Higami

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: Sep 22, 2019 at 08:44
Yoko Higami
Osaka Medical College
Faculty of Nursing

Research Areas


Published Papers

Factors associated with changes of care needs level in disabled older peoples receiving home medical care: Prospective observational study by Osaka Home CAre REgistry (OHCARE)
Yamamoto M, Kabayama M, Koujiya E; Akiyama M, Higami Y, Kodama Kana, Nakamura T, Hirotani A,Fukuda T, Tamatani M, Okuda Y, Ikushima M,Baba Y, Nagano M, Rakugi H, Kamide K.
Geriatrics & Gerontology International, in press      Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Verification of dementia nursing care using fNIRS and search for appropriate cognitive rehabilitation
Kubota M, Ueyama U, Higami Y.
Impact   6(June) 76-78   Jun 2019   [Invited]
Prevalence of incontinence among cognitively impaired older residents in long-term care facilities in East Asia: a cross-sectional study
Higami Y, Yamakawa M, Kang Y, Kobayashi S, Liao X, Sung H, Suzuki M, Makimoto K
Geriatrics & Gerontology International   19(5) 445-450   May 2019   [Refereed]
Healthcare professionals' competence in digitalization: a systematic review.
Konttila J, Siira H, Kyngäs H, Lahtinen M, Elo S, Kääriäinen M, Kaakinen P, Oikarinen A, Yamakawa M, Fukui S, Utsumi M, Higami Y, Higuchi A, Mikkonen K
Journal of Clinical Nursing   28(5-6) 745-761   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
High frequency of getting out of bed in patients with Alzheimer’s disease monitored by non-wearable actigraphy
Higami Y, Yamakawa M, Shigenobu K, Kamide K, Makimoto K
Geriatrics & Gerontology International   19(2) 130-134   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Objective assessment of activity level measured by the IC tag monitoring system before and after discontinuation of risperidone in a patient with the neuropsychiatric sequelae of head trauma
24(4) 393-7   Apr 2013   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Caring for people with dementia with sleep disorders and nocturia in a dementia care unit: case reports
Ohno A, Higami Y, Yayama S, Shigenobu K, Higuchi A, Yamakawa M
22nd East Asian Forum of Nursing Scholars, 2019   17 Jan 2019   
The association of blood pressure level with clinical events in old patients with home medical care.
Kojiya E, Kabayama M, Huang Y, Yamamoto M, Akiyama M, Higami Y, Rakugi H,Kamide K
27th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Hypertension   20 Sep 2018   
Inter-Disciplinary Team Interventions for Sleep Disturbances of Dementia with Lewy Body Patients: Case Series.
M. Yamakawa, K. Shigenobu, S, Yayama, Y. Higami, T. Kuwaki, S. Izumiya, K. Makimoto.
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics Congress 2015   19 Oct 2015   
Interventional research for sleep disturbances of Dementia with Lewy Body patients: a case study.
Fukuda C, Tanaka N, Yamakawa M, Higami Y, Shigenobu K, Makimoto K
The 9th International Congress of the Asian Society Against Dementia   14 Sep 2015   
Effectiveness of oral care for people with dementia : a systematic review protocol
Yamakawa M,Higami Y,Makimoto K
The 9th Biennial 2014 Joanna Briggs Colloquium   10 Nov 2014