Higuchi Yoshiyuki

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Higuchi Yoshiyuki
University of Teacher Education Fukuoka
Faculty of Education, Health and Physical Education
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Research Areas


Published Papers

Ohta Masanori, Higuchi Yoshiyuki, Kumashiro Masaharu, Yamato Hiroshi, Sugimura Hisamichi
International archives of occupational and environmental health   90(8) 883-894   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Using a 2-year follow-up design, we examined whether changes in work ability during 1 year predicted sickness absence in the following year. Workers (N = 1408) from the Japanese information technology sector each completed the Work Ability Index (...
Environmental health and preventive medicine   22(1)    Apr 2017   [Refereed]
This study examined associations between psychosocial factors and the perception that adequate employment opportunities might not be provided for people with limited work capacity due to psychiatric disorders.
Assessing the Impact of Nationwide Smoking Cessation Interventions among Employed, Middle-Aged Japanese Men, 2005-2010.
PLoS One   11(5) e0155151   May 2016   [Refereed]
Co-worker perceptions of return-to-work opportunities for Japanese cancer survivors.
Psychooncology   doi: 10.1002/pon.4130.    Apr 2016   [Refereed]


Work Improvement Factors for the Amelioration of Work Ability, with a Focus on Individual Capacity to Deal with Stress in an IT Company
Journal of UOEH   37(1) 23-32   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Sense of coherence modifies the effect of overtime work on mental health.
Journal of Occupational Health   Advance Publication    Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Relationship between work ability, job stress and psychosocial factors at workplace in each type of job and age category
17-26   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Characteristics of job stress in each level of work ability category
14 41-44   Oct 2012
Occupational health strategy to productive aging and active aging,
34(8) 36-41   Aug 2012

Books etc

Work Design
May 2013   ISBN:9784897603278

Conference Activities & Talks

Impact of cardiorespiratory endurance and night vision on work ability
Wellbeing and innovations throught Ergonomics   Sep 2011   
Aging and work ability effect on task performance of industrial workers
2nd East Asian Ergonomics Federation Symposium   Oct 2011   
Effect of physical exercise on the processes of cognition
2nd East Asian Ergonomics Federation Symposium   Oct 2011   
Effects of mental capacity on work ability in middle-aged factory workers: a field study
2nd East Asian Ergonomics Federation Symposium   Oct 2011   
Exercise habits and work ability in Japanese manufacturing industry workers
2nd East Asian Ergonomics Federation Symposium   Oct 2011   


Conference Report for 4th ISCOEH
The Others   Mar 2013
Ergonomics in Asia: Development, Opportunities, and Challenges (CRC Press)
The Others   Apr 2012
Relationship Between Performance Rating and Risk of Low Back Pain in Manufacturing Line Workers
The Others   Mar 2012
Study on Situation of School Refusal Students for developing Family Support System
The Others   Jan 2011
A Research on Needs Support for Students by University Student Volunteer
The Others   Jan 2011