The national dementia strategy in Japan.

14:38 EDT 30th May 2015 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "The national dementia strategy in Japan."

No Summary Available

Affiliation

Department of Gerontological Policy, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (NCGG), 35 Gengo, Morioka-cho, Obu-shi, Aichi 474-8511, Japan.

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: International journal of geriatric psychiatry
ISSN: 1099-1166
Pages: 896-9

Links

PubMed Articles [10017 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Effects of Dementia and Long-Term Care Services on the Deterioration of Care-needs Levels of the Elderly in Japan: Erratum.

[In the article "The Effects of Dementia and Long-Term Care Services on the Deterioration of Care-needs Levels of the Elderly in Japan", which appeared in Volume 94, Issue 7 of Medicine, the acknowled...

Organisational space for partnership and sustainability: lessons from the implementation of the National Dementia Strategy for England.

National policy initiatives are faced with challenges in their partnership development and sustainability. The National Dementia Strategy for England recommended Dementia Adviser (DA) and Peer Support...

Association between Elderly Onset Epilepsy and Dementia.

Japan is experiencing an increase in the number of patients with dementia, and the incidence of epilepsy is high among the elderly. A survey of patients with epilepsy who were admitted to our hospital...

A comparative analysis of dementia inpatient characteristics: results from a nationwide survey of different care facilities in Japan.

In Japan, the number of dementia patients admitted to hospitals and other care facilities has been increasing and their hospital stays prolonged. Until now, there has been no study examining the diffe...

The Relationship Between Exposure to Dementia-Related Aggressive Behavior and Occupational Stress Among Japanese Care Workers.

Aggressive behaviors (ABs) related to dementia in older adults have been associated with increased occupational stress among care workers (CWs) in the United States and other Western countries, and th...

Clinical Trials [1625 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Resource Use and Disease Course in Dementia (REDIC)

This project is based on a three-year program that aims to improve the knowledge of the socioeconomic consequences of dementia in Norway. By including patients with and without dementia in...

A Randomized Controlled Trial on the Effect of Exercise on Physical, Cognitive and Affective Function in Dementia Subjects

Studies have shown conflicting results of the effect of exercise on dementia patients. The aim of this study is to examine the role of physical activity on the risk of cognitive impairmen...

Longitudinal Evaluation of Familial Frontotemporal Dementia Subjects

This study is being done to learn more about normal thinking and behavior, mild thinking and behavior problems, Frontotemporal Dementia and other forms of dementia in families in which one...

PET Imaging in Parkinson Disease Dementia

The purpose of this study is to use a brain imaging method called PIB PET to determine dementia subtypes in patients with Parkinson's disease. The ultimate goal of this project is to be a...

Safety and Effectiveness of Giving CPI-1189 to HIV-Infected Patients With AIDS Dementia

The purpose of this study is to see if it is safe and effective to give CPI-1189 to patients with AIDS dementia. Advanced HIV infection can cause AIDS dementia (brain damage due to HIV le...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Component of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH. It conducts and supports research on the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the eye and visual system. It was originally part of the National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness. The National Eye Institute was established in 1968.

Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.

A strategy for purchasing health care in a manner which will obtain maximum value for the price for the purchasers of the health care and the recipients. The concept was developed primarily by Alain Enthoven of Stanford University and promulgated by the Jackson Hole Group. The strategy depends on sponsors for groups of the population to be insured. The sponsor, in some cases a health alliance, acts as an intermediary between the group and competing provider groups (accountable health plans). The competition is price-based among annual premiums for a defined, standardized benefit package. (From Slee and Slee, Health Care Reform Terms, 1993)

Component of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH. It conducts and supports research into the mapping of the human genome and other organism genomes. The National Center for Human Genome Research was established in 1989 and re-named the National Human Genome Research Institute in 1997.

Heterogeneous group of neurodegenerative disorders characterized by frontal and temporal lobe atrophy associated with neuronal loss, gliosis, and dementia. Patients exhibit progressive changes in social, behavioral, and/or language function. Multiple subtypes or forms are recognized based on presence or absence of TAU PROTEIN inclusions. FTLD includes three clinical syndromes: FRONTOTEMPORAL DEMENTIA, semantic dementia, and PRIMARY PROGRESSIVE NONFLUENT APHASIA.

Search BioPortfolio:
Loading
Advertisement

Relevant Topic

Public Health
Latest News Clinical Trials Research Drugs Reports Corporate
Public health is the scientific, political and sociological approach by a society to maximise the health of the population through disease preventaion and mainenance of healthy life-styles. The mains areas of public health are epidemiology, biostatistics...

Advertisement

Searches Linking to this Article