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Hiroshima University
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Published Papers

Yoshida, Mitsuyoshi; Kikutani, Takeshi; Yoshikawa, Mineka; Tsuga, Kazuhiro; Kimura, Misaka; Akagawa, Yasumasa
GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL   11(3) 315-319   Jul 2011   [Refereed]
Aim: The purpose of this study was to clarify the correlation between dental and nutritional status among community-dwelling elderly Japanese people. Methods: The subjects were 182 elderly individuals, aged 65-85 years, who voluntarily participate...
Tsuga, K.; Maruyama, M.; Yoshikawa, M.; Yoshida, M.; Akagawa, Y.
JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION   38(9) 680-685   Sep 2011   [Refereed]
Tongue pressure measured with a disposable hand-held balloon probe has been used for assessing tongue function; however, no diagnostic standard for assessing other oral functions exists currently. In this study, to develop a method for multifactor...
Yoshikawa, Mineka; Yoshida, Mitsuyoshi; Tsuga, Kazuhiro; Akagawa, Yasumasa; Groher, Michael E.
DYSPHAGIA   26(3) 232-237   Sep 2011   [Refereed]
A new tongue pressure device consisting of a simple and safe disposable probe and manometer has been developed. This report describes a study that examined the validity of the new device, comparing it to a widely used tongue pressure manometer, th...
Swallowing sound analysis for healthy adults and dysphagic patients
16th Annual Dysphagia Research Meeting   260   Mar 2008   [Refereed]
Utanohara Y, Hayashi R, Yoshikawa M, Yoshida M, Tsuga K, Akagawa Y
Dysphagia   23(3) 286-290   Jun 2008   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Relationship between eating posture and maximum tongue pressure in healthy young and dependent elderly people
Mneka yoshikawa
ESSD   14 Oct 2016   ESSD
Relationship between eating posture and maximum tongue pressure in dependent elderly people
Mineka Yoshikawa
IADR   25 Jun 2016   IADR
Analysis of background noise in cervical auscultation sound before/after swallowing
6th ESSD Congress   12 Oct 2016   ESSD
Novel oral rehabilitation exercise for dementia elderly using lollipops
Kawano H, Mori T, Yoshikawa M, Yoshida M, Tsuga K
95th general session and exhibition of the IADR   20 Mar 2017   IADR
Oral colonization of antimicrobial-resistant gram-negative bacteria among long-term care facility residents: prevalence, risk factors, and molecular epidemiology
Le Nguyen Tra Mi, Kayama S, Yoshikawa M, Hara T, Kashiyama S, Hisatsune J, Onodera M, Ohge H, Tsuga K, Sugai M
30 Sep 2018