Kazutoshi Fukagawa

Learn More
To investigate cerebral reactions to cognitive rehabilitation tasks, oxyhemoglobin changes were compared in 9 patients with cognitive impairments after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and 47 healthy controls using functional near infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) during nine cognitive rehabilitation tasks employed at Nagoya City Rehabilitation Center. Forty-seven(More)
Onabotulinum toxin type A treatment for post-stroke upper limb spasticity was investigated to contribute to establishing a standard dosage for Japanese patients. A total of 100 patients participated in the study. The outcome one month (33.6±6.5 days) after the treatment was assessed by the Modified Ashworth Scale (MAS) to estimate the mean effect with a(More)
BACKGROUND Hypercholesterolemia has been identified as an important risk factor for stroke. It has been reported that statins might reduce the risk for new or recurrent cardiovascular events and strokes. OBJECTIVE This paper reports on the effects of pitavastatin on cerebral blood flow in 2 elderly patients. CASE SUMMARY Two patients, a 72-year-old(More)
  • 1