Randomized controlled trial to evaluate effectiveness of exercise therapy (Takizawa Program) for frail elderly.

@article{Makita2006RandomizedCT,
  title={Randomized controlled trial to evaluate effectiveness of exercise therapy (Takizawa Program) for frail elderly.},
  author={Mitsuyo Makita and Hiroto Nakadaira and Masaharu Yamamoto},
  journal={Environmental health and preventive medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={221-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Although exercise therapy intervention for frail elderly people was not of great interest in the past, it has recently drawn attention as a method to prevent and improve conditions requiring care since the enforcement of the Long-Term Care Insurance Law and the revision of the long-term care insurance system. This randomized controlled trial was performed to evaluate the effects of exercise therapy using the Takizawa Program. METHODS In this randomized controlled trial, we evaluated… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 references

The psychology and environmental factor affecting the gaps between capability ADL and performance ADL in the homebound post stroke hemiplegic elderly - analysis by structural equation model

H Morita, M Sionaka, T Hurui, Y Miyakawa, T Shimada
Sogo Rehabilitation • 2005

A study of the effect of rehabilitation training for the physically disabled in hospital

H Yamazaki
Journal of Transportation Medicine • 2004

An application of the civil technology to the sustainable aged society

S. Takizawa
Biophilia Rehabilitation • 2004
View 1 Excerpt

Clinical evaluation of new type of walker with a seat and two fore sleds

Y. Morita
Biophilia Rehabilitation • 2004

Statistical evaluation of rehabilitation to the disabled elderly based Takizawa-program

K Usizawa, S Takizawa, +3 authors K. Takizawa
Biophilia Rehabilitation • 2004

The analysis of difference between the residents in health service facility for aged - who do and don ’ t to do daily activity

M Sakurada, S Suzuki, +3 authors S Uemura
The Akita Journal of Physical Therapy • 2003

Disuse syndrome and physical therapy for the disabled living at home

Y Fukuya
The Japanese Journal of Physical Therapy • 2002

Investigation into the actual condition of rehabilitation medicine for chronic cerebral vascular accident

N Chino
The Report on the Ability of Activity of Daily Living in Elderly People and Rehabilitation Care • 2002

Joint contracture. Japanese Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2002;13:360–365

T. Nakamura
2002

Rehabilitation of chronic stroke elderly patients

M Hosoe, Y Takahasi, A Matsuo, M Nisiwaki
Gero onsen hospital annual report • 2002

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…