Kazuhiro Tsuga

Last Updated :2020/07/01

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Dentistry & Oral Health Sciences), Professor
E-mail
tsugahiroshima-u.ac.jp
Other Contact Details
Kasumi 1-2-3, Minami-ku, Hiroshima, Japan
TEL : (+81)81-82-257-5 FAX : (+81)81-82-257-5
Self-introduction
I am interested in prosthetic dentistry and functional oral examination/rehabilitation.

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 1989/04/01, 1991/09/30, Hiroshima University, School of Dentistry, Instructor
  • 1991/10/01, 1993/03/31, Hiroshima Goudou-Chousha Clinic, Dentist
  • 1993/04/01, 1994/10/01, Hiroshima University, School of Dentistry, Instructor
  • 1994/10/01, 2002/07/31, Hiroshima University, Dental Hospital, Assistant Professor
  • 2002/08/01, 2019/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences , Assistant Professor

Educational Backgrounds

  • Hiroshima University, Graduate School, Division of Dental Research, Japan, 1985/04, 1989/03
  • Hiroshima University, Faculty of Dentistry, Japan, 1979/04, 1985/03

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., Hiroshima University

Educational Activity

  • 【Bachelor Degree Program】School of Dentistry : Program of Dentistry
  • 【Master's Program】Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Integrated Health Sciences
  • 【Doctoral Program】Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Biomedical Sciences : Program of Dental Sciences

In Charge of Primary Major Programs

  • Dentistry
  • Oral Health Science
  • Oral Engineering

Research Fields

  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Dentistry;Prosthodontics / Dental materials science and

Research Keywords

  • Prosthodontics
  • Geriatric dentistry, Gerodontology
  • Oral function
  • Tongue

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • Japan Prosthodontic Society, 1985
  • Japanese Society for Masticatory Science and Health Promotion
  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology
  • International Association for Dental Research

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Removable Prosthodontics
  2. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Prosthetic Dentistry
  3. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Removable Prosthodontics
  4. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Overview of Dentistry
  5. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Medical Informatics
  6. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Prosthetic Dentistry
  7. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Edentulous Patients
  8. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Edentulous Patients
  9. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Basic Practice of Functional and Regenerative Oral Medicine
  10. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Basic Practice of Functional and Regenerative Oral Medicine
  11. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Advanced Course in Functional and Regenerative Oral Medicine
  12. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Partial Edentulous Patients
  13. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Partial Edentulous Patients
  14. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Basic Practice of Dental Prosthesis
  15. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Basic Practice of Dental Prosthesis
  16. 2020, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Dental Research Practices
  17. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Stomatognathic Function
  18. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Examination and Diagnosis
  19. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Oral Implantology
  20. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, English for Clinical Bio-Dentistry
  21. 2020, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Dental Research Practices
  22. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Quality and Safety Management in Dentistry
  23. 2020, Undergraduate Education, Academic Year, Clinical Practice (Denture Prosthodontics I)
  24. 2020, Undergraduate Education, Academic Year, Clinical Practice (Denture Prosthodontics II)
  25. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Medical Informatics
  26. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Oral Health Management B
  27. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Medical Informatics
  28. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Oral Health Management B
  29. 2020, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Health Science on Sports Dentistry and Temporomandibular
  30. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced research on Advanced Prosthodontics
  31. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced research on Advanced Prosthodontics
  32. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced seminar on Advanced Prosthodontics
  33. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced seminar on Advanced Prosthodontics
  34. 2020, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, General Clinical Medicine and Dentistry
  35. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Seminar on Advanced Prosthodontics
  36. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Seminar on Advanced Prosthodontics
  37. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Research on Advanced Prosthodontics
  38. 2020, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Research on Advanced Prosthodontics

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Manometric evaluation of oral function with a hand-held balloon probe, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 38(9), 680-685, 201109
  2. Comparison of Three Types of Tongue Pressure Measurement Devices, DYSPHAGIA, 26(3), 232-237, 201109
  3. Dimensional measurement and finite element analysis of I-bar clasps in clinical use, Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 27, 935-939, 20000401
  4. An Analysis of Temporomandibular Joint Function and Dysfunction : Computer-based Evaluation of Electromyography and Kinesiography and Its Clinical Application, The Journal of Hiroshima University Dental Society, 21(1), 44-59, 19890401
  5. The influeuce of muscle fatigue on masseteric silent period., Dentistry in Japan, 65-69, 19890401
  6. An Electromyographic Study on Masticatory Function of the Telescope Denture Wearers in the Kennedy Class II Mandible, J. Japan Prosthodontic Soc, 33(6), 1496-1500, 19890401
  7. Application of Multi Valuable Analysis on Diagnosis of TM Disorder Patients, Journal of Japan Prosthodontic Society, 34(4), 739-742, 19900401
  8. A Study on Mandibular Incisal Point Movement of TM Disorder Patients, Journal of Japan Prosthodontic Society, 34(2), 333-339, 19900401
  9. A trial of Prosthetic Clinical Course towards Patient Oriented System in Undergraduate Education - A Respective Practice of Insertion of Lingual Plate Apparatus -, The Journal of Hiroshima University Dental Society, 27(1), 139-144, 19950401
  10. A Case of Complication of Rampant Caries with Periodontitis in Middle Aged Male - Team Approach for Treatments -, The Journal of Hiroshima University Dental Society, 27(1), 302-305, 19950401
  11. Change of Taste Thresholds by Continuous Wearing of Experimantal Palatal Plate, The Journal of Hiroshima University Dental Society, 28(1), 221-223, 19960401
  12. A development and evaluation of experimental ultrasonographic computed tomography for TMJ imaging, 29(2), 213-219, 19970401
  13. Prevention of isolated abutment fracture in master casts with impression trimming and dowel pin, 32((1)), 104-105, 19990401
  14. Effect of vertical curvature on half-oval cast clasps, J Oral Rehabil, 26((7)), 554-558, 19990401
  15. Finite element analysis on preferable I-bar clasp shape, J Oral Rehabil, 28(5), 413-417, 20010401
  16. Evaluation of the colorectal wall in normal subjects and patients with ulcerative colitis using an ultrasonic catheter probe, Gastrointest Endosc, 48(5), 477-484, 19980401
  17. Analysis on stiffness and stress in I-bar clasps, J Oral Rehabil, 28(6), 596-600, 20010601
  18. Finite element analysis on preferable I-bar clasp shape, J Oral Rehabil, 28(5), 413-417, 20010501
  19. Dimensional measurement and finite element analysis of I-bar clasps in clinical use, J Oral Rehabil, 27(1), 935-939, 20001101
  20. A method for quantifying overall satisfaction of complete denture patients, J Oral Rehabil, 27(11), 952-957, 20001101
  21. Biomechanical effects of double or wide implants for single molar replacement in the posterior mandibular region, J Oral Rehabil, 27(10), 842-845, 20001001
  22. A biomechanical effect of wide implant placement and offset placement of three implants in the posterior partially edentulous region, J Oral Rehabil, 27(1), 15-21, 20000101
  23. Simulation of delayed-onset pain in human masticatory muscles, J. Dent. Res., 78, 555, 19990301
  24. A method for quantifying complete denture quality, J. Prosthet. Dent., 80(1), 52-57, 19980701
  25. Three-dimensional bone architecture around submerged commercially pure titanium implant after bone healing in monkeys, J. Hiroshima Univ. Dent. Soc., 29(1), 108-114, 19970601
  26. A short-term evaluation of the effectiveness of stabilization-type occlusal splint therapy for specific syndromes of temporomandibular dysfunction syndrome, J. Prosthet. Dent., 61(5), 610-613, 19890501
  27. Effect of abutment tooth reinforcement techniques on the fracture resistance of removable partial denture master casts, J. Prosthodont., 10(1), 22-25, 20010301
  28. The effects of bucco-lingual width and position of occlusal rest seats on load transmission to the abutments for tooth-supported removable partial dentures, Int. J. Prosthodont., 14(4), 340-343, 20010701
  29. A biomechanical effect of wide implant placement and offset placement of three implants in the posterior partially edentulous region, J Oral Rehabil, 27(1), 15-21, 20000101
  30. Effect of abutment tooth reinforcement techniques on the fracture resistance of removable partial denture master casts, J. Prosthodont., 10(1), 22-25, 20010301
  31. The effects of bucco-lingual width and position of occlusal rest seats on load transmission to the abutments for tooth-supported removable partial dentures, Int. J. Prosthodont., 14(4), 340-343, 20010701
  32. A biomechanical effect of wide implant placement and offset placement of three implants in the posterior partially edentulous region, J Oral Rehabil, 27(1), 15-21, 20000101
  33. Immediate maxillary denture base extension for posterior palatal seal, J. Prosthet. Dent., 83(3), 371-373, 20000301
  34. Creating a vertical stop for interocclusal records, J. Prosthet. Dent., 83(5), 582-585, 20000501
  35. Masticatory rhythm and mandibular motion control in 80-year-old subjects, J Oral Rehabil, 27(5), 455, 19990501
  36. Biomechanical effects of double or wide implants for single molar replacement in the posterior mandibular region, J Oral Rehabil, 27(10), 842-845, 20001001
  37. The effectiveness of element downsizing on a three-dimensional finite element model of bone trabeculae in implant biomechanics, J Oral Rehabil, 26(4), 288-291, 19990301
  38. The effectiveness of a new algorithm on a three-dimensional finite element model construction of bone trabeculae in implant biomechanics, J Oral Rehabil, 26(8), 640-643, 19990801
  39. Masticatory ability, bite force and dental state in 80-year-old subjects., J. Dent. Res., 77(5), 1335, 19970801
  40. Self-assessed masticatory ability in relation to maximal bite force and dental state in 80-year-old subjects, J Oral Rehabil, 25(2), 117-124, 19980201
  41. Post-impression preparation to prevent fracture of isolated abutments with extensive bone loss in master casts, J. Prosthodont., 7(3), 198-199, 19980901
  42. Associations between self-assessed masticatory ability and some general health factors in a Swedish population, Gerodont., 13(2), 110-117, 19961201
  43. Reproducibility of tooth tapping rhythm in young and elderly dentate subjects, J Oral Rehabil, 20(7), 441-447, 19930701
  44. Accurate procedure for transferring a cast replacement clasp arm to a removable partial denture, J. Prosthet. Dent., 82(5), 619-622, 19991101
  45. Finite element analysis on preferable I-bar clasp shape, Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 28, 413-417, 20010401
  46. Analysis of stiffness and stress in I-bar clasps, Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 28, 596-600, 20010401
  47. Dynamic viscoelastic properties of antimicrobial tissue conditioners containing silver-zeolite., Journal of Dentistry, 27, 517‐522, 19990901
  48. Finite element analysis of the effect of vertical curvature on half-oval cast clasps., Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 26, 554‐558, 19990701
  49. Sex difference of electromyogram of masticatory muscles and mandibular movement during chewing of food., Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 24, 605‐609, 19970801
  50. Handy measurement for tongue motion and coordination with laryngeal elevation at swallowing, Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 30, 985-989, 20031001
  51. Factors influencing the clinical composite assessment of denture-supporting tissues, Int. J. Prosthodont., 15(1), 49-54, 20020101
  52. A Survey of Mouthguard Awareness and Results of Its Use, Progress in Medicine, 24(4), 1041-1047, 20040401
  53. Effect of in utero and lactational exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin on tooth development in rhesus monkeys, Organohalogen Coumpounds, 64, 431-434, 20030801
  54. A novel handy probe for tongue pressure measurements, Int. J. Prosthodont., 15(4), 385-388, 20020701
  55. Effect of General Condition and Tongue Pressure on Meal Form Selection for Elderly Care Recipient, 14(2), 62-67, 20041101
  56. Functional dental occlusion may prevent falls in elderly individuals with dementia, J Am Geriatr Soc, 53(9), 1631,1632, 20050901
  57. Aspects of swallowing in healthy dentate elderly persons older than 80 years., J. Gerontology Bio Sci Med Sci, 60, 605-609, 20050401
  58. Eight year mortality associated with dental occlusion and denture use in community- dwelling elderly persons, Gerodontology, 22, 234-237, 20050401
  59. Decreased tongue pressure reflects symptom of dysphagia., Dysphagia, 21(1), 61-65, 20060401
  60. Development of evaluation method for tongue function aiming more rehabilitation., Dentistiry in Japan, 40, 195, 20050401
  61. Handy measurement for tongue motion and coordination with laryngeal elevationat swallowing., Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 30, 985-989, 20030401
  62. A novel handy probe for tongue pressure measurement., The international journal of prosthodontics, 15, 385-388, 20020401
  63. Resin jig to prevent aspiration or ingestion of restorations., Prosthodontic Research and Practice, 5(4), 238-241, 20060401
  64. Disposable dust chamber for home-visit prosthodontic treatments., Prosthodontic Research and Practice, 5(2), 113-116, 20060401
  65. Influence of mental status on removable prosthesis compliance in institutionalized elderly persons., The international journal of prosthodontics, 18, 146-149, 20050401
  66. Influence of aging and denture use on liquid swallowing in healthy dentulous and edentulous elderly., J Am Geriatr Soc, 54, 444-449, 20060401
  67. Swallow of the elderly edentulous and dentate persons., 8th meeting of the International College of Prosthodontists (in Stockholm), 161, 19990708
  68. Mechanical properties of I-bar clasps in clinical use., The 1st Biennial Congress of Asian Academy of Prosthodontics (in Seoul), 19990502
  69. In utero and lactational exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) affects tooth developement in rhesus monkeys., Reproductive Toxicology, 20(1), 21-30, 20050401
  70. Standard values of maximum tongue pressure taken using newly developed disposable tongue pressure measurement device, Dysphagia, 23(3), 286-290, 20080628
  71. Effects of tooth loss and denture wear on tongue-tip motion in elderly dentulous and edentulous people., J Oral Rehabil, 35(12), 882-8, 20081201
  72. Numerical occlusal support of remaining teeth using residual periodontal ligament index (RPLI), 42(1), 1-8, 20100601
  73. A short-term clinical outcome on oral implant treatment with internal fixation system, 42(1), 9-15, 20100601
  74. Standardization of Evaluation of Masticatory Ability, 28, 34-38, 20090301
  75. Effect on tooth loss and denture wear on tongue tip motion in dentulous and edentulous older people, J Oral Rehabil, 35(12), 882-8, 20081201
  76. Surveys on splint therapy for temporomandibular disorders (TMD) -A comparison of chair time for TMD patients at university TMD clinics and private dental offices-, Journal of the Japanese Society for the Temporomandibular Joint, 21(3), 222-227, 20091201
  77. Clinical guideline for splint therapy, 29, 62-66, 20100301
  78. Construction of database on application of palatal augmentation prostheses in eating, swallowing and articulation disorders, 29, 72-76, 20100301
  79. Correlation between dental and nutritional status in community-dwelling elderly Japanese., Geriatrics and Gerontology International, 11(3), 315-9, 20110101
  80. A proposed index for residual periodontal ligament support., Int. J. Prosthodont., 23(5), 472-4, 20100901
  81. Comparison of three types of tongue pressure measurement devices., Dysphagia, 26(3), 232-7, 20100701
  82. Comprehensive Oral Management for Collaborative Medical and Dental Care -Practical Approaches for Oral Care Support Team-, The Journal of Hiroshima University Dental Society, 45(1), 1-6, 20130601
  83. The effects of buccolingual width and position of occlusal rest seats on load transmission to the abutments for tooth-supported removable partial dentures, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTICS, 14(4), 340-343, 2001
  84. Finite element analysis on preferable I-bar clasp shape, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 28(5), 413-417, 200105
  85. Analysis of stiffness and stress in I-bar clasps, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 28(6), 596-600, 200106
  86. Factors influencing the clinical composite assessment of denture-supporting tissues, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTICS, 15(1), 49-54, 2002
  87. A novel handy probe for tongue pressure measurement, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTICS, 15(4), 385-388, 2002
  88. Handy measurement for tongue motion and coordination with laryngeal elevation at swallowing, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 30(10), 985-989, 200310
  89. Influence of mental status on removable prosthesis compliance in institutionalized elderly persons, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTICS, 18(2), 146-149, 2005
  90. In utero and lactational exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) affects tooth development in rhesus monkeys, REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY, 20(1), 21-30, 2005
  91. Aspects of swallowing in healthy dentate elderly persons older than 80 years, JOURNALS OF GERONTOLOGY SERIES A-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND MEDICAL SCIENCES, 60(4), 506-509, 200504
  92. Influence of aging and denture use on liquid swallowing in healthy dentulous and edentulous older people, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY, 54(3), 444-449, 200603
  93. Decreased tongue pressure reflects symptom of dysphagia, DYSPHAGIA, 21(1), 61-65, 200601
  94. Influence of bite force and tongue pressure on oro-pharyngeal residue in the elderly, GERODONTOLOGY, 24(3), 143-150, 200709
  95. Standard values of maximum tongue pressure taken using newly developed disposable tongue pressure measurement device, DYSPHAGIA, 23(3), 286-290, 200809
  96. Effects of tooth loss and denture wear on tongue-tip motion in elderly dentulous and edentulous people, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 35(12), 882-888, 200812
  97. Dynamic viscoelastic properties of vinyl polysiloxane denture soft lining materials, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 36(12), 887-893, 200912
  98. Maximal voluntary tongue pressure is decreased in Japanese frail elderly persons, GERODONTOLOGY, 29(2), E1078-E1085, 201206
  99. A multi-centered epidemiological study evaluating the reliability of the treatment difficulty indices developed by the Japan Prosthodontic Society, JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTIC RESEARCH, 56(2), 71-86, 201204
  100. Tongue thickness evaluation using ultrasonography can predict swallowing function in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients, CLINICAL NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, 127(2), 1669-1674, 201602
  101. Intermittent administration of parathyroid hormone enhances primary stability of dental implants in a bone-reduced rabbit model, JOURNAL OF ORAL SCIENCE, 58(2), 241-246, 201606
  102. Osseointegration aspects of placed plant in bone reconstruction ith newly developed block-type interconnected porous calcium hydroxyapatite, JOURNAL OF APPLIED ORAL SCIENCE, 24(4), 325-331, 2016
  103. Prediction of Pneumonia in Acute Stroke Patients Using Tongue Pressure Measurements, PLOS ONE, 11(11), 20161101
  104. Influence of implant surface topography on primary stability in a standardized osteoporosis rabbit model study, J. Funct. Biomater., 6(1), 143-52, 20150318
  105. The Effect of Superstructures Connected to Implants with Different Surface Properties on the Surrounding Bone., J. Funct. Biomater., 6(3), 623-633, 20150724
  106. Molar loss and powder diet leads to memory deficit and modifies the mRNA expression of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in the hippocampus of adult mice, BMC NEUROSCIENCE, 17, 20161205
  107. Reliability and validity of the patient disability-oriented diagnostic nomenclature system for prosthetic dentistry, JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTIC RESEARCH, 61(1), 20-33, 201701
  108. Preoperative evaluation of bone quality for dental implantation using an ultrasound axial transmission device in an ex vivo model, CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL DENTAL RESEARCH, 3(3), 81-86, 201706
  109. Maximum Tongue Pressure is Associated with Swallowing Dysfunction in ALS Patients, DYSPHAGIA, 32(4), 542-547, 201708
  110. Stability of Implants Placed in Bone Reconstructed with Block-type Interconnected Porous Hydroxyapatite, JOURNAL OF HARD TISSUE BIOLOGY, 26(4), 393-397, 201710
  111. Effects of continual intermittent administration of parathyroid hormone on implant stability in the presence of osteoporosis: an in vivo study using resonance frequency analysis in a rabbit model, JOURNAL OF APPLIED ORAL SCIENCE, 25(5), 498-505, 2017
  112. Investigation of Effective Modification Treatments for Titanium Membranes, APPLIED SCIENCES-BASEL, 7(10), 201710
  113. Prevalence of Torus Mandibularis in Young Healthy Dentate Adults, JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, 75(12), 2593-2598, 201712
  114. A stability evaluation of a novel titanium dental implant/interconnected porous hydroxyapatite complex under functional loading conditions, DENTAL MATERIALS JOURNAL, 36(5), 647-653, 201710
  115. Development of a candy-sucking test for evaluating oral function in elderly patients with dementia: A pilot study, GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, 17(11), 1977-1981, 201711
  116. Application of interconnected porous hydroxyapatite ceramic block for onlay block bone grafting in implant treatment: A case report, EXPERIMENTAL AND THERAPEUTIC MEDICINE, 14(6), 5564-5568, 201712
  117. Evaluation of shear bond strength between PEEK and resin-based luting material, JOURNAL OF ORAL BIOSCIENCES, 59(4), 231-236, 201711
  118. Novel Development of Phosphate Treated Porous Hydroxyapatite, MATERIALS, 10(12), 201712
  119. Candy eating behaviour to improve swallowing function in dementia subjects, ARCHIVES OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS, 75, 181-184, 2018
  120. A multi-centered epidemiological study evaluating the validity of the treatment difficulty indices developed by the Japan Prosthodontic Society, JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTIC RESEARCH, 62(2), 162-170, 201804
  121. Effective UV/Ozone irradiation method for decontamination of hydroxyapatite surfaces, HELIYON, 3(8), 201708
  122. Effect of polymerization temperature on the properties of autopolymerizing resin, JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY, 119(5), 840-844, 201805
  123. Histological and Bone Morphometric Evaluation of Osseointegration Aspects by Alkali Hydrothermally-Treated Implants, APPLIED SCIENCES-BASEL, 8(4), 201804
  124. Enhancement of calcification by osteoblasts cultured on hydroxyapatite surfaces with adsorbed inorganic polyphosphate, IN VITRO CELLULAR & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY-ANIMAL, 54(6), 449-457, 201806
  125. Association between buccal mucosa ridging and oral or occlusal status among older people, ORAL DISEASES, 24(5), 778-783, 201807
  126. Factors related to masticatory performance in healthy elderly individuals, JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTIC RESEARCH, 62(4), 432-435, 201810
  127. Effect of laser groove treatment on shear bond strength of resin-based luting agent to polyetheretherketone (PEEK), JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTIC RESEARCH, 63(1), 52-57, 201901
  128. Novel fabrication of porous titanium by a resin-impregnated titanium substitution technique for bone reconstruction, RSC ADVANCES, 9(3), 1625-1631, 20190113
  129. Oral hypofunction in the older population: Position paper of the Japanese Society of Gerodontology in 2016, GERODONTOLOGY, 35(4), 317-324, 201812
  130. Effect of attenuation of fibroblast growth factor receptor 2b signaling on odontoblast differentiation and dentin formation, IN VITRO CELLULAR & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY-ANIMAL, 55(3), 211-219, 201903
  131. Palatal augmentation prosthesis (PAP) can improve swallowing function for the patients in rehabilitation hospital, JOURNAL OF PROSTHODONTIC RESEARCH, 63(2), 199-201, 201904
  132. Osteoclastogenesis from bone marrow cells during estrogen-induced medullary bone formation in Japanese quails, JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR HISTOLOGY, 50(4), 389-404, 201908

Publications such as books

  1. 1991, Stomatognathic Function Analysis Basic Studies and Applications , Dental Diamond, 1991

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Effect of intermittent parathyroid hormone administration on osseointegration aspects in rabbit osteoporosis model., Doi K, Kubo T, Oki Y, Makihara Y, Tsuga K, The 24th European Association for Osseointegration annual scientific meeting, 2015/09/25, Without Invitation, European Association for Osseointegration, Stockholm
  2. Newly Identified FGFR2 Modulates FGF10-FGFR Signaling During Osteochondrogenesis., Kagawa K, Yoshioka H, Okita S, Kuremoto K, Takei Y, Minamizaki T, Tanimoto K, Tsuga K, Yoshiko Y, The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 2015, 2015/10/09, Without Invitation, The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Seatlle
  3. A Novel isoform of FGFR2 Modulates FGF10-FGFR Signaling in Osteochondrogenesis, Yoshioka H, Kagawa K, Okita S, Kuremoto K, Takei Y, Minamizaki T, Tanimoto K, Tsuga K, Yoshiko Y, 6th Hiroshima Conference on Education and Science in Dentistry, 2015/10/23, Without Invitation
  4. Intermittent parathyroid hormone administration enhances primary stability and osseointegration on glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis, Doi K, Kubo T, Oki Y, Makihara Y, Tsuga K, 6th Hiroshima Conference on Education and Science in Dentistry, 2015/10/23, Without Invitation
  5. Development of novel porous titanium as bone reconstruction material, Kobatake R, Doi K, Makihara Y, Oki Y, Kubo T, Abekura H, Tsuga K, 7th Hiroshima Conference on Education and Science in Dentistry, 2018/03/29, Without Invitation
  6. Decreased number of present teeth changes the physical, oral or occlusal status among healthy elderly individuals, Morita K, Nishio F, Tsuka H, Kimura H, Nakamori K, Yoshida M, Tsuga K, The 51th Hiroshima University Dental Society, 2018/06/09, Without Invitation, Hiroshima University Dental Society, Hiroshima
  7. Effect of fibroblast growth factor receptor 2b signaling attenuation on odontoblast differentiation and dentin formation, Yokoi M, Kuremoto K, Tsuga K, 96th General session & exhibition of the IADR, 2018/07/25, Without Invitation, International Association for Dental Research (IADR), London, UK
  8. Factors related to nomal diet feeding for the dependent elderly, Kuroki A, Mori T, Yoshikawa M, Tsuga K, 96th General session & exhibition of the IADR, 2018/07/25, Without Invitation
  9. Relationship between sarcopenia, EAT-10, and tongue pressure in Japanese elderly, Yoshikawa M, Kitagawa M, Nagao A, Nishikawa Y, Yoshida M, Tsuga K, 8th ESSD congress, 2018/09/25, Without Invitation, European Society for Swallowing Disorder (ESSD), Dublin, Ireland
  10. Effect of Different Implant-Abutment Connections in the Patient Examined Bone Turnover Markers, Yasuda K, Okada S, Okazaki Y, Abe Y, Tsuga K, The 11th Congress of The Asian Academy of Osseointegration, 2018/10/10, Without Invitation, The Asian Academy of Osseointegration, Seoul, Korea
  11. Fundamental study on application of composite resin-veneered PEEK to superstructure of dental implants, Tsuka H, Morita K, Kimura H, Abekura H, Tsuga K, The 11th Congress of the Asian Academy of Osseointegration, 2018/10/10, Without Invitation, Asian Academy of Osseointegration, Seoul, Korea
  12. Investigation of material property and bioactivity of novel developed bioactive titanium membrane, Umehara H, Doi K, Kobatake R, Oki Y, Kubo T, Tsuga K, The 11th Congress of the Asian Academy of Osseointegraton, 2018/10/10, Without Invitation, The Asian Academy of Osseointegraton, Seoul, Korea
  13. Surface decontamination of titanium thin membrane by UV-LED irradiation, Makihara Y, Doi K, Umehara H, Yasuda K, Abe Y, Tsuga K, The 11th Congress of the Asian Academy of Osseointegraton, 2018/10/10, Without Invitation, The Asian Academy of Osseointegraton
  14. Intermittent parathyroid hormone administration enhances implant stability in osteoporosis model, Oki Y, Doi K, Makihara Y, Kubo T, Tsuga K, 27th annual scientific meeting of European Association for Osseointegration, 2018/10/11, Without Invitation, European Association for Osseointegration, Vienna, Austria
  15. Osseointegration aspect of implants placed in bone reconstructed site with novel porous titanium, Kobatake R, Doi K, Oki Y, Yokoi M, Makihara Y, Umehara H, Kubo T, Tsuga K, 27th annual scientific meeting of European Association for Osseointegration, 2018/10/11, Without Invitation, European Association for Osseointegration, Vienna, Austria

Awards

  1. 2018/06/22, Rohnen shikaigaku sho, Japanese Society of Gerodontology, Watanabe Ikuma sho

Patented

  1. Patent, JP4848519, 2011/10/28

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. KAKENHI, 2014, 2016
  2. KAKENHI, Oropharyngeal assessment for decision of best liquid thickness in dysphagia patients, 2011, 2013
  3. KAKENHI, Development of a handy functional oral examination for dementia elderly people, 2011, 2013
  4. KAKENHI, Development of Rader-chart for enhancing the anti-aging effect of prosthodontic treatments, 2008, 2010
  5. KAKENHI, An occlusal support index for partial denture design, 2008, 2010
  6. KAKENHI, 2007, 2008
  7. KAKENHI, 2007, 2008
  8. KAKENHI, Development of the new oral power rehabilitation to improve the denture treatment for elderly people, 2005, 2006
  9. KAKENHI, Decision making of denture treatment for elderly persons, 2004, 2005
  10. KAKENHI, Can tongue bolus holding be the key to the prevention from aspiration?, 2004, 2005
  11. KAKENHI, personalized medicine of implants based on biomechanics simulation, 2003, 2004
  12. KAKENHI, Nobel Tongue Function Diagnosis Based on Age-specific Maximum Tongue Pressure Standard Value, 2002, 2003
  13. KAKENHI, SWALLOWING ASPECTS OF THE NORMAL DENTULOUS ELDERLY, 2001, 2002
  14. KAKENHI, In vivo physical and biological action of new antimicrobial tissue conditioner, 2000, 2001
  15. KAKENHI, Development of a portable system for swallowing evaluation, 2000, 2001
  16. KAKENHI, 1998, 1999
  17. KAKENHI, Epidemiological Study on the Spontaneous Cure of Temporomandibular Dysfunction, 1998, 2000
  18. KAKENHI, Development of cell adhesive factor coated-implant having high bone inductive ability., 1997, 1998
  19. KAKENHI, 1996, 1997
  20. KAKENHI, Analysis of the distribution of silver existed in the surface of antimicrobial denture base materials containing silver-zeolite, 1996, 1996
  21. KAKENHI, 1994, 1994
  22. KAKENHI, 1993, 1993
  23. KAKENHI, Bone Dynamic Reaction to Zirconia Ceramic Implant Under Loading, 1988, 1990
  24. 2018, 2021

Social Activities

Organizing Academic Conferences, etc.

  1. 2010/04
  2. 2011/05