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Consumption of Green Tea, but Not Black Tea or Coffee, Is Associated with Reduced Risk of Cognitive Decline
Our objective was to determine whether the consumption of green tea, coffee, or black tea influences the incidence of dementia and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in older people. We conducted aExpand
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Peripheral sympathetic dysfunction in patients with Parkinson’s disease without autonomic failure is heart selective and disease specific
Abstract.The study was undertaken to investigate by means of iodine-123-labelled metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) scintigraphy the peripheral sympathetic function in patients with Parkinson’s diseaseExpand
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Cause of Death in Japanese Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis on Tracheostomy-Positive Pressure Ventilation
uated from the medical records and autopsy findings if available. Differences between the two groups were assessed by nonparametric analysis. The characteristics of the patients are shown in table 1Expand
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Effect of Cognitive and Aerobic Training Intervention on Older Adults with Mild or No Cognitive Impairment: A Derivative Study of the Nakajima Project
Background: An increasing elderly population in Japan requires effective cognitive intervention programs for dementia. This study demonstrates the effectiveness of such programs for older adults.Expand
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Neuroleptic malignant syndrome induced by combination therapy with tetrabenazine and tiapride in a Japanese patient with Huntington's disease at the terminal stage of recurrent breast cancer.
We herein describe the case of an 81-year-old Japanese woman with neuroleptic malignant syndrome that occurred 36 days after the initiation of combination therapy with tiapride (75 mg/day) andExpand
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Tooth loss-related dietary patterns and cognitive impairment in an elderly Japanese population: The Nakajima study
Although several studies have demonstrated a potential correlation of dietary patterns with cognitive function, the relationship between tooth loss and dietary patterns and cognitive function haveExpand
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Contiguous and symmetrical disease expansion and massive necrosis of the cerebral white matter in a patient with neuromyelitis optica
The present report discusses the case of a woman with neuromyelitis optica (NMO) who exhibited bilateral optic neuritis, longitudinally extensive myelitis, serum anti-aquaporin-4 antibodies, and aExpand
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Radiation myelopathy after radioactive iodine therapy for spine metastasis.
A case of radiation myelopathy after radioactive iodine therapy is reported. This is the first report to describe radiation myelopathy after I-131 therapy. A 62-year-old female with spinal metastasisExpand
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Differences in the prevalence of dementia and mild cognitive impairment and cognitive functions between early and delayed responders in a community-based study of the elderly.
Significant differences exist in demographic characteristics between responders and non-responders in population-based studies on mental health and cognitive status, but much less is known regardingExpand
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Effectiveness of electric toothbrushing in patients with neuromuscular disability: A randomized observer-blind crossover trial.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of an electric toothbrush for oral care in patients with neuromuscular disability. METHODS In this randomized observer-blind crossover trial, 30 patientsExpand
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