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Examination of Practicability of Communication Robot-Assisted Activity Program for Elderly People
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We have developed a Robot Assisted Activity (RAA) program for recreational use in health care facilities for elderly people. Expand
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Impact of lifestyle intervention on physical activity and diet of Japanese workers.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of the Life Style Modification Program for Physical Activity and Diet (LiSM-PAN) in comparison to a conventional healthcare program. METHOD Subjects withExpand
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Effects of a 5-year exercise-centered health-promoting programme on mortality and ADL impairment in the elderly.
OBJECTIVE the effects of regular exercise over 5 years on mortality and ADL impairment were evaluated in elderly people. DESIGN intervention study. SETTING Tsuru City, Yamanashi Prefecture,Expand
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A 6-year cohort study on relationship between functional fitness and impairment of ADL in community-dwelling older persons.
We measured functional fitness in older subjects and performed a follow-up survey for 6 years to clarify whether the level of functional fitness at a given point contributes to prediction of theExpand
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[Development of a functional fitness test for the elderly].
A test of functional fitness defined as physical capacity to independently perform daily functional activities was developed for aged persons. The functional fitness test was composed of fourExpand
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Effect of a convenience intervention program for lifestyle modification in physical activity and nutrition (LiSM10!) in middle-aged male office workers: A randomized controlled trial
Abstract Purpose The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of a convenience intervention program (LiSM10!) based on a support program for employee health promotion through lifestyleExpand
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Development of a Robot-Assisted Activity Program for Elderly People Incorporating Reading Aloud and Arithmetic Calculation
We developed a robot-assisted activity (RAA) program using learning tasks with a communication robot. The purpose of this study was to examine the usefulness of this RAA program for elderly people.Expand
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Effects of wind and rain on thermal responses of humans in a mildly cold environment
The purpose of the present study was to clarify the effects of wind and rain on peripheral heat loss by non-exercising minimally clothed humans in a mildly cold environment. Seven healthy young maleExpand
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