ID 82889
Author
Nakao, Shigetaka Department of Orthopedics, Institute of Health Biosciences, the University of Tokushima Graduate School|Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Takata, Shinjiro Department of Orthopedics, Tokushima University Hospital
Komatsu, Koji Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Tanaka, Toshio Center for University extension, the University of Tokushima Tokushima University Educator and Researcher Directory KAKEN Search Researchers
Tamura, Eiji Department of Rehabilitation, Kamojima Hospital
Kashihara, Michiharu Department of Orthopedics, Tokushima University Hospital
Osawa, Toshifumi Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Masuda, Yuki Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Nishikawa, Koji Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Yamada, Megumi Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Ogata, Yoshimi Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Nakamura, Yuka Division of Rehabilitation, Tokushima University Hospital
Keywords
Awa Odori Exercise rehabilitation version
balance
aging
three dimensional motion analysis
Content Type
Journal Article
Description
‘Awa Odori Exercise -Rehabilitation version- was developed in 2006 for the new
trial of physical exercise for the aging and the impaired person with lower balance performance
in Tokushima prefecture, Japan. Public relations of this exercise had been
spreading over Tokushima since then. The characteristics of the exercise were highly
familiar with most of people in Tokushima because of popularity in original ‘Awa Odori’.
This study proposed the efficacies of Awa Odori Exercise as a rehabilitation exercise. This
exercise expected the flexible balance reinforcements and the substitution for walking
training with prevention of fall, bedridden and participating restriction for the old people,
also promoting the health in Tokushima.
Journal Title
The journal of medical investigation : JMI
ISSN
13431420
NCID
AA11166929
Volume
58
Issue
3-4
Start Page
259
End Page
263
Sort Key
259
Published Date
2011-08
Remark
The journal of medical investigation : http://medical.med.tokushima-u.ac.jp/jmi/index.html
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DOI (Published Version)
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language
eng
departments
Center for University Extension
University Hospital