MINEKA YOSHIKAWA

Last Updated :2024/07/12

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Dentistry & Oral Health Sciences), Associate Professor
E-mail
minekahiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Dental Science, Hiroshima University

Research Fields

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

Research Keywords

  • Relationship between mastication and swallowing function
  • Gerodontology
  • Prosthodontics

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • The Japan society for deglutition and nutrition in neuromuscular diseases, 2019/10
  • Japan Prosthodontic Society, 2000/04
  • Japanese Society of Gerodontology, 2002/04
  • The Japanese Society of Dysphagia Rehabilitation
  • Japanese Society of Stomatognathic Function
  • Japanese Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics
  • Japanese Society for Mastication Science and Health Promotion
  • Japanese Society for parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  • The Society of Swallowing and Dysphagia of Japan
  • The Japan Society for Deglutition and Nutrition in Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Japan Society for Dental Hygiene
  • International Association ofr Dental Research
  • The Society of Japanese Clinical Dysphagia Research

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2024, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, General Health and Oral Sciences I
  2. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Overview of Dentistry
  3. 2024, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Early Clinical Exposure I
  4. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Topics in Dental Research II
  5. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Stomatognathic Function
  6. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Prosthetic Dentistry I
  7. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Prosthetic Dentistry II
  8. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Removable Prosthodontics I
  9. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Removable Prosthodontics II
  10. 2024, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Early Clinical Exposure II
  11. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Basic Practice of Functional and Regenerative Oral Medicine I
  12. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Basic Practice of Functional and Regenerative Oral Medicine II
  13. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Edentulous Patients I
  14. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Edentulous Patients II
  15. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Lifestyle-related Dentistry and Geriatric Dentistry
  16. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Dysphagia Rehabilitation
  17. 2024, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Dental Research Practices I
  18. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Partial Edentulous Patients I
  19. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Practice of Prosthodontic Treatment for Partial Edentulous Patients II
  20. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Basic Practice of Dental Prosthesis I
  21. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Basic Practice of Dental Prosthesis II
  22. 2024, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Early Clinical Exposure III
  23. 2024, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Dental Research Practices II
  24. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, International Future Dentistry with the Outcomes of Researches
  25. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, General Seminar on Clinical Dentistry
  26. 2024, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Dental Research Practices III
  27. 2024, Undergraduate Education, Academic Year, Clinical Practice (Denture Prosthodontics I)
  28. 2024, Undergraduate Education, Academic Year, Clinical Practice (Denture Prosthodontics II)
  29. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Lifestyle-related Dentistry and Geriatric Dentistry
  30. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Dysphagia Rehabilitation
  31. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Lifestyle-related Dentistry and Geriatric Dentistry
  32. 2024, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Dysphagia Rehabilitation
  33. 2024, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Dietetics
  34. 2024, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Seminar on Advanced Prosthodontics
  35. 2024, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Seminar on Advanced Prosthodontics
  36. 2024, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Research on Advanced Prosthodontics
  37. 2024, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Research on Advanced Prosthodontics

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Metal component of dental restorations and fixed prostheses in the oral cavity of 43 cases of adults aged 55 years or older in forensic autopsy, JOURNAL OF ORAL SCIENCE, 66(1), 79-81, 202401
  2. Prospective Observational Study for the Comparison of Screening Methods Including Tongue Pressure and Repetitive Saliva Swallowing With Detailed Videofluoroscopic Swallowing Study Findings in Patients With Acute Stroke, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, 13(3), 20240206
  3. ★, Low tongue pressure and depression using Kihon Checklist for assessing frailty status among community-dwelling Japanese older adults: A pilot study, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 51(2), 334-342, 202402
  4. Oral and rectal colonization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in long-term care facility residents and their association with clinical status, MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY, 68(3), 75-89, 202403
  5. Detailed findings of videofluoroscopic examination among patients with Parkinson's disease on the effect of cervical percutaneous interferential current stimulation, FRONTIERS IN NEUROLOGY, 14, 20231107
  6. Swallowing sound index analysis using electronic stethoscope and artificial intelligence for patients with Parkinson's disease, JOURNAL OF THE NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES, 454, 20231115
  7. ★, Low tongue pressure and depression using Kihon Checklist for assessing frailty status among community-dwelling japanese older adults: A pilot study, Journal of oral rehabilitation, 20230929
  8. Impact of neck percutaneous interferential current sensory stimulation on swallowing function in patients with Parkinson's disease: A single-arm, open-label study protocol, CONTEMPORARY CLINICAL TRIALS COMMUNICATIONS, 33, 202306
  9. Disinfectant Susceptibility of Third-Generation-Cephalosporin/Carbapenem-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacteria Isolated from the Oral Cavity of Residents of Long-Term-Care Facilities, APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 89(1), 20230131
  10. Oral antimicrobial-resistant bacteria and eating and swallowing functions in older adults requiring nursing care in long-term medical treatment: what dental professionals can do to support older adults' ability to eat until the end of life, The journal of the Japan dental association, 75(6), 17-25, 20220915
  11. ★, Oral and rectal colonization by antimicrobial-resistant Gram-negative bacteria and their association with death among residents of long-term care facilities: A prospective, multicenter, observational, cohort study, Gerontology, 69(3), 261-272, 20221006
  12. ★, Relationship between Food Crushing and Oral Function in Older Adults Requiring Nursing Home Care: A Pilot Study, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 19(6), 20220330
  13. ★, Oral hypofunction and its relation to frailty and sarcopenia in community-dwelling older people, GERODONTOLOGY, 39(1), 26-32, 202203
  14. Correlation between dental and nutritional status in community-dwelling elderly Japanese, GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, 11(3), 315-319, 201107
  15. Manometric evaluation of oral function with a hand-held balloon probe, JOURNAL OF ORAL REHABILITATION, 38(9), 680-685, 201109
  16. ★, Comparison of Three Types of Tongue Pressure Measurement Devices, DYSPHAGIA, 26(3), 232-237, 201109
  17. Swallowing sound analysis for healthy adults and dysphagic patients, 16th Annual Dysphagia Research Meeting, 260, 20080307
  18. ★, Standard values of maximum tongue pressure taken using newly developed disposable tongue pressure measurement device, Dysphagia, 23(3), 286-290, 20080628
  19. ★, Effects of tooth loss and denture wear on tongue-tip motion in elderly dentulous and edentulous people., J Oral Rehabil, 35(12), 882-888, 20081201
  20. Construction of database on application of palatal augmentation prostheses in eating, swallowing and articulation disorders, 29, 72-76, 20100301
  21. 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
  22. ★, Maximal voluntary tongue pressure is decreased in Japanese frail elderly persons, GERODONTOLOGY, 29(2), E1078-E1085, 201206
  23. The Multidisciplinary Swallowing Team Approach Decreases Pneumonia Onset in Acute Stroke Patients, PLOS ONE, 11(5), 20160503
  24. Prediction of Pneumonia in Acute Stroke Patients Using Tongue Pressure Measurements, PLOS ONE, 11(11), 20161101
  25. Tongue thickness evaluation using ultrasonography can predict swallowing function in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients, CLINICAL NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, 127(2), 1669-1674, 201602
  26. ★, Maximum Tongue Pressure is Associated with Swallowing Dysfunction in ALS Patients, DYSPHAGIA, 32(4), 542-547, 201708
  27. ★, Development of a candy-sucking test for evaluating oral function in elderly patients with dedmentia: A pilot study, Geriatr Gerontol Int
  28. ★, 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
  29. ★, Candy eating behaviour to improve swallowing function in dementia subjects, ARCHIVES OF GERONTOLOGY AND GERIATRICS, 75, 181-184, 2018
  30. The association between torus palatinus development and oral/occlusal states in a group of healthy dentate subjects, Oral Health Dent Manag, 16, 1-5
  31. ★, Influence of aging and denture use on liquid swallowing in healthy dentulous and edentulous older people, J Am Geriatr Soc, 54(3), 444-449, 2006
  32. ★, J Am Geriatr Soc, Gerodontology, 22(4), 234-237, 2005
  33. ★, Aspects of swallowing in healthy dentate elderly persons older than 80 years, J Gerontol A Ciol Sci Med Sci, 60(4), 506-509, 2005
  34. Oral function and vertical jump height among healthy older people in Japan, COMMUNITY DENTAL HEALTH, 36(4), 276-280, 201912
  35. ★, Oral colonisation by antimicrobial-resistant Gram-negative bacteria among long-term care facility residents: prevalence, risk factors, and molecular epidemiology, ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE AND INFECTION CONTROL, 9(1), 20200304
  36. Basic survey for the prevention of intraoral residual medication in older adults: A pilot study, GERODONTOLOGY, 37(1), 93-96, 202003
  37. Changes in maximum tongue pressure and swallowing tongue pressure after insertion of palatal augmentation prostheses: A multicenter study, Japanese journal of gerodontology, 34(1), 86-93, 201906
  38. ★, A case report of eating problems after operation of oral floor cancer treated with implant-supported overdenture, Annals of Japan Prosthodontic Society, 11(1), 64-67, 20190110
  39. ★, Five-year change in maximum tongue pressure and physical function in community-dwelling elderly adults, JOURNAL OF DENTAL SCIENCES, 15(3), 265-269, 202009
  40. Delayed Swallowing Reflex is Overlooked in Swallowing Screening Among Acute Stroke Patients, JOURNAL OF STROKE & CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES, 29(12), 202012
  41. ★, Original Article Improper sitting posture while eating adversely affects maximum tongue pressure, JOURNAL OF DENTAL SCIENCES, 16(1), 467-473, 202101
  42. ★, Comparison of the Iowa Oral Performance Instrument and JMS tongue pressure measurement device, JOURNAL OF DENTAL SCIENCES, 16(1), 214-219, 202101
  43. Association between stroke lesions and videofluoroscopic findings in acute stroke patients, JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY, 268(3), 1025-1035, 202103
  44. Lip Support Prosthesis for the Patients after Resection of Oral Floor Cancer, The Journal of Hiroshima University Dental Society, 52(2), 90-93, 20201201
  45. A case of a patient with vascular dementia using a palatal augmentation prosthesis and dysphagia training which improved oral function, The Journal of Japan Society for Dental Hygiene, 15(2), 99-107, 20210210

Publications such as books

  1. 2018/08/10, Removable Partial Denture Prosthodontics for Dental Students, 2018, 08, Textbook, Joint work, Japanese, 978-4-263-45817-4, 325, 307-312
  2. 2022/02/10, Prosthodontic Treatment for Edentulous Patients, 2022, 02, Textbook, Joint work, Japanese, Kazuhiro, Tsuga; Mineka Yoshikawa, 978-4-263-45868-6, 360, 20-21, 29-30,45-47
  3. 2021/02/10, Crown Bridge Prosthodontics, Ishiyaku Publishers, Inc., 2021, 02, Textbook, Joint work, 日本語, 978-4-263-45856-3, 369, 7, 333-339
  4. 2019/06/10, The dental-care guideline for the older people with dementia, Chapter 9 Prosthodontic treatment for dementia patients, Dementia, Proshotodontic treatment, Ishiyaku, Publisher, Inc., 2019, 06, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Japanese, 978-4-263-44556-3, 176, 107-128
  5. 2019/07/15, Monthly Book MEDICAL REHABILITATION Let's work as a team on the meals of patients with dysphagia !, Dysphagia Care (Dentists), Dysphagia, Nutrition, 2019, 07, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Japanese, Kenjiro KUNIEDA, Ichiro FUJISHIMA, Shiro AOKI, Mineka YOSHIKAWA, Tamami KOYAMA, Tatsuyuki HUKUOKA, Ai SHIRAISHI, Shusaku KANAI, Kazunori OKAMURA, Sosuke KITAKAZE, Naoyuki SENDA, Jun KAYASHITA, Yoshie YAMAGATA, Junko UESHIMA, Shinta NISHIOKA, Fumie EGASHIRA, 978-4-86519-440-1, 84, 14-19
  6. 2019/09/10, Nutrition care Mechanism of eating and swallowing function, and ingenuity of swallowing adjustment diet, Swallowing mechanism five stages~Concept of eating and swallowin function~, dysphagia, nutrition, 2019, 09, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Japanese, Mineka YOSHIKAWA, 978-4-8404-6806-0, 96, 15-19
  7. 2011, the Quintessence No. 30, 2011, Scholarly Book, Joint work, 日本語
  8. 2012, 頭頸部癌治療後の嚥下造影の簡易評価法 AsRスコアの提案, 嚥下医学 : 日本嚥下医学会学会誌 = Deglutition : the official journal of the Society of Swallowing and Dysphagia of Japan / 日本嚥下医学会 編, 藤木 保志;吉川 峰加;岩井 健二 他;岩井 健二
  9. 2004, 高齢者における歯の欠損と総義歯装着が嚥下機能に及ぼす影響に関するX線学的研究, [吉川峰加], 吉川峰加 [著];吉川, 峰加
  10. 2015/04, 症例報告 中等度認知症患者に飴を用いる口腔機能リハビリテーションを行った一症例, 日本補綴歯科学会誌 / 日本補綴歯科学会 編, 山脇 加奈子;吉川 峰加;津賀 一弘 他;津賀 一弘
  11. 2015, 調査・統計 健常な若年成人を対象としたスクリーニング検査(最大舌圧、咬合力、咬合接触面積、口腔細菌数)による口腔機能・環境の評価 : 特に最大舌圧と他の検査結果との比較について, 日本口腔検査学会雑誌, 新谷 智章;吉川 峰加;森田 晃司 他;森田 晃司
  12. 2008/10/30, 簡易型舌圧測定装置を用いた嚥下時舌機能の定量化(一般口演,第40回記念学術大会), 日本顎口腔機能学会雑誌, 河村 崇久;吉川 峰加;歌野原 有里;岡田 源太郎;丸山 真理子;山元 祥輝;林 亮;吉田 光由;津賀 一弘;赤川 安正
  13. 2003/12/25, 3. 成人における年齢と舌圧の関係について(第30回学術大会), 日本顎口腔機能学会雑誌, 林 亮;津賀 一弘;吉川 峰加;吉田 光由;細川 隆司;佐藤 裕二;赤川 安正
  14. 2004/03/23, 高齢者における歯の欠損と総義歯装着が嚥下機能に及ぼす影響に関するX線学的研究, 吉川, 峰加

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Tongue pressure measurement for successful prosthetic dentistry treatment, Yoshikawa Mineka, 2024/06/16, With Invitation, Japanese
  2. Prosthodontic treatment and nutritional intake that takes into consideration changes in life stages, Yoshikawa Mineka, 2023/12/17, With Invitation, Japanese
  3. Efforts to improve tongue pressure using the tongue pressure training device "Pekojina" for convalescent stroke patient, 2023/09/02, Without Invitation, Japanese
  4. Process and problem of the dysphagia management team in Hiroshima University Hospital, 2023/09/02, Without Invitation, Japanese
  5. Disindectant susceptibility of oral cephalosporin/carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacteria, Haruta A, Kawada-Matsuo M, Yoshikawa M, takeuchi M, Le Nguyen Tra M, Sunagawa Y, Kajihara T, Ohge H, Tsuga K, Komatsuzawa H, 96th Annual meeting of Japanese society for bacteriology, 2023/03/16, Without Invitation, English, Japanese society for bacteriology, Himeji City
  6. Effects of tongue training using medical tongue training equipment on tongue pressure in early older adults, Takeuchi M, Yoshikawa M, Yokoi M, Kagawa K, Takeda C, Takahashi Y, Haruta A, Hiraoka A, Oue H, Tsuga K, IAGGAsia/Oceania Regional Congress2023, 2023/06/13, Without Invitation, English, IAGGAsia/Oceania Regional Congress, Yokohama City, Japan
  7. Oral And rectal colonization by antimicrobial-resistant Gram-Negative bacteria in older adults requiring severe intensive nursing care admitted to a long-term care facility, Yoshikawa M,, Haruta A, Kajihara T, Takeuchi M, Kawada-Matsuo M, Nguyen-Tra Le M, Tsuga K, Komatsuzawa H, Ohge H, Sugai M, IAGGAsia/Oceania Regional Congress 2023, 2023/06/14, Without Invitation, English, IAsia/Oceania Regional Congress, Yokohama City, Japan
  8. Assessnement and management of oral function and oral rehabilitation in cancer patients, Yoshikawa Mineka, 2023 International conference of multidisciplinary oral function management and oral rehabilitation of cancer, 2023/06/04, With Invitation, Japanese, Taipei Medical University, Taipei
  9. Isolation and characterization of oral antibiotic-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in the long-term care facility, Haruta, Azusa, Matsuo, Miki; Yoshikawa, Mineka; Takeuchi, Maho; Mi, Le Nguyen Tra; Yahara, Koji; Kajihara, Toshiki; Katuno, Syoko; Ouge, Hiroki; Tsuga, Kazuhiro; Sugai, Motoyuki; Komatsuzawa, Hitoshi, Mirai 2.0, 2021/06/07, Without Invitation, English
  10. Quantitative videofliorographic evaluation of swallowing class 0j and 0t foods of Japanese Dysphagia Diet 2013, Takeda, Chiho, World Dysphagia Summit 2021, 2021/08/20, Without Invitation, English, Japanese Society of Dysphagia Rehabilitation, European Society for Swallowing Disorders, and Dysphagia Research Society, Nagoya, Japan
  11. A case that tried to improve dysphagia due to stimulant psychosis, Yoshikawa, Mineka, World Dysphagia Summit 2021, 2021/08/20, Without Invitation, English, Japanese Society of Dysphagia Rehabilitation, European Society for Swallowing DIsorders amd Dysphagia Research Society, Nagoya, Japan
  12. Isolation / characterization of oral antibiotic-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in nursing homes, Haruta, Azusa, Matsuo, Miki; Yoshikawa, Mineka; Takeuchi, Maho; Le, Mi Nguyen Tra; Yahara, Koji; Ouge, Hiroki; Ysuga, Kazuhiro; Sugai, Motoyuki; Komatsuzawa, Hitoshi, 6th Joint Scientific Meeting in Dentistry, 2021/07/30, Without Invitation, English, Airlangga University, Airlangga, Indonesia
  13. Long-term approach to dysphagia in postoperative patients with left buccal mucosal cancer, Yoshikawa, Mineka, The 32nd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Gerodontology, 2021/06/12, Without Invitation, Japanese, Japanese Society of Gerodontology, Web
  14. Isolation / characterization of oral antibiotic-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in nursing homes, Haruta, Azusa, Matsuo, Miki; Yoshikawa, Mineka; Takeuchi, Maho; Le, Mi Nguyen Tra; Yahara, Koji; Ouge, Hiroki; Tsuga, Kazuhiro; Sugai, Motoyui; Komatsuzawa, Hitoshi, The 94th annual meeting of Japanese Society for Bacteriology, 2021/03/23, Without Invitation, English, Japanese Society for Bacteriology
  15. Across sectional study of preferred chewing side and masticatory function in community dwelling elderly, Mori, Takahiro, Morita, Koji; Yoshikawa, Mineka; Tsuga Kazuhiro, 64th Scientific Meeting of the Japanese Society of Stomatognathic Function, 2020/12/19, Without Invitation, Japanese, Japanese Society of Stomatognathic Function
  16. Cross-sectional survey of lip closure in community-dwelling elderly, Haruta, Azusa, Mori, Takahiro; Chiho, Takeda; Umehara, Hanako; Asahara, Erika; Yokoi, Miyuki; Hiraoka, Aya; Maruyama, Mariko; Morita, Koji; Yoshikawa, Mineka; Yoshida, Mitsuyoshi; Tsuga, Kazuhiro, The 31st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Gerodontology, 2020/11/07, Without Invitation, Japanese, Japanese Society of Gerodontology
  17. Tongue-pressure training in Japanese healthy elderly: Training and detraining effects in longitudinal RCT study, Mineka Yoshikawa-Sonoda, Masae Kitagawa, Akiko Nagao, Yuichi Nishikawa, Azusa Kuroki, Mariko Maruyama, Takahiro Mori, Mitsuyoshi Yoshida, Kazuhiro Tsuga, 9th ESSD Congress 2019, 2019/09/21, Without Invitation, English, ESSD, Vienna, Austria
  18. What information on food support brings to local medical care sites, Mineka YOSHIKAWA, 2019/02/15, With Invitation, Japanese
  19. Oral colonization of antimicrobial-resistant gram-negative bacteria among long-term care facility residents: prevalence, risk factors, and molecular epidemiology, Le Nguyen Tra Mi, Kayama S, Yoshikawa M, Hara T, Kashiyama S, Hisatsune J, Onodera M, Ohge H, Tsuga K, Sugai M, 2018/09/30, Without Invitation, English
  20. Oral colonization of antimicrobial-resistant gram-negative bacteria among long-term care facility residents: prevalence, risk factors, and molecular epidemiology, Le Nguyen Tra Mi, Kayama S, Yoshikawa M, Hara T, Kashiyama S, Hisatsune J, Onodera M, Ohge H, Tsuga K, Sugai M, 2018/09/30, Without Invitation, English, Hiroshima
  21. 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, 2018/09/28, Without Invitation, English, ESSD, Dublin, Ireland
  22. A case on denture treatment for a patient with severe residual ridge resorption in which multi-oral functional examination was valid, Hiraoka A, Yasuda K, Higa C, Okazaki Y, Yoshikawa M, Abe Y, Kohada A, Tsuga K, Japan Prosthodontic Society Chugoku&Shikoku branch, 2018/09/02, Without Invitation, Japanese, Japan Prosthodontic Society Chugoku&Shikoku branch, Tokushima
  23. The influence of eating posture on tongue pressure, Takeda C, Yoshikawa M, Yamawaki K, Yoshida M, Kuroki A, Higa C, Hiraoka A, Mori T, Tsuga K, Japan Prosthodontic Society Chugoku&Shikoku Branch, 2018/09/02, Without Invitation, Japanese, Japan Prosthodontic Society, Tokushima
  24. Factors related to normal diet feeding for the dependent elderly, Kuroki A, Mori T, Yoshikawa M, Tsuga K, 96th General session & exhibition for teh IADR, 2018/07/25, Without Invitation, English, IADR, London, UK
  25. Novel oral rehabilitation exercise for dementia elderly using lollipops, Kawano H, Mori T, Yoshikawa M, Yoshida M, Tsuga K, 95th general session and exhibition of the IADR, 2017/03/20, Without Invitation, English, IADR, San Francisco
  26. Relationship between eating posture and maximum tongue pressure in healthy young and dependent elderly people, Mneka yoshikawa, Nagawa K, Tanaka R, Shimada R, Mori T, Hiraoka A, Tsuga K, ESSD, 2016/10/14, Without Invitation, English, ESSD, Milan
  27. Analysis of background noise in cervical auscultation sound before/after swallowing, 6th ESSD Congress, 2016/10/12, Without Invitation, English, ESSD, Milan
  28. Relationship between eating posture and maximum tongue pressure in dependent elderly people, Mineka Yoshikawa, Mori T, Tsuga K, IADR, 2016/06/25, Without Invitation, English, IADR, Seoul
  29. What can the dentistry do in super-aged society, Mineka Yoshikawa, 6th Hiroshima Conference on Education and Science in Dentistry, 2015/10/25, With Invitation, English, Hiroshima City
  30. A case report of functional oral rehabilitation using task candy sucking for a advanced dementia patient, 2014/11/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  31. Dysphagia and diffigulties in taking medicine in the elderly requiring long-term care, Nozaki S, Katsuragi S, Nohara K, Yoshikawa M, Yoshida M, Ichimura K, Itami K, Umaki Y, Asaki S, 4th European Society of Swallowing Disorders, 2014/10/23, Without Invitation, English, European Society of Swallowing Disorders, Bergium
  32. Maximum tongue pressure and appropriate liquid thickness in ALS, Yoshikawa M, Hiraoka A, Takaki S, Nakamori M, Nagasaki T, Hosomi N, Tanimoto K, Tsuga K, Izumi Y, 2014/10/23, Without Invitation, English, ESSD
  33. Relationship of candy licking function, saliva secretion adn bacterial counts on tongue surface, Yoshikawa M, 2014/06/21, Without Invitation
  34. Relationship between swallowing function and maximum tongue pressure in ALS patients, Yoshikawa M, 2014/03/06, Without Invitation, English, Dysphagia Research Society, Nashville, TN, USA
  35. Relationship between swallowing function and maximum tongue pressure in ALS patients, Yoshikawa M, Hesaka A, Takaki S, nakamori M, Nagasaki T, Hosomi N, Yoshida M, Tsuga K, Tanimoto K, Matsumoto M, 3rd congress of the Eusropean Society for Swallowing Disorders, 2013/09/13, Without Invitation, English, the Eusropean Society for Swallowing Disorders, Malmo, Sweden
  36. Tongue pressure changes over a 5-year period among community-dwelling elderly, Mori T, Tsuchioka H, Maruyana M, Yoshikawa M, Yoshida M, Tsuga K, Kimura M, 2013/06/29, Without Invitation, English
  37. Relationship between swallowing function and maximum tongue pressure in ALS patients, Yoshikawa M, Hesaka A, Takaki S, Nakamori M, Hichi M, oda M, Ito H, Nagasaki T, Hosomi N, Higa C, Mori T, Yoshida M, Tsuga K, Tanimoto K, Matsumoto M, Izumi Y, 2013/06/29, Without Invitation, English
  38. Influence of occlusal vertical dimension on swallowing function in youngh healthy people, Mineka Yoshikawa, Dysphagia Research Society 18th annual meeting, 2010/03/03, Without Invitation, English, Dysphagia research society, Sandiego, USA

Awards

  1. 2013/05/18, KaVo Dental Award 2013, KaVo Dental Systems Japan Co., Ltd., 中等度認知症患者に行った飴を用いた口腔機能リハビリテーションの一症例

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. KAKENHI, Anti-Aging on Swallowing Function by Maintenance and Restorationof Occlusion, 2007, 2008
  2. KAKENHI, Development of Rader-chart for enhancing the anti-aging effect of prosthodontic treatments, 2008, 2010
  3. KAKENHI, Development of the diagnostic treatment of a swallowing difficulty associated with dementia, using magnetoencephalography and diffusion MRI, 2008, 2010
  4. KAKENHI, Volume management in oral cavity of swallowing function's deterioration, 2009, 2010
  5. KAKENHI, 2011, 2013
  6. KAKENHI, Oropharyngeal assessment for decision of best liquid thickness in dysphagia patients, 2011, 2013
  7. KAKENHI, Development of a handy functional oral examination for dementia elderly people, 2011, 2013
  8. KAKENHI, 2016, 2019
  9. 2014/08, 2015/07
  10. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)), 2020, 2023

Social Activities

Organizing Academic Conferences, etc.

  1. 2023/08, 2023/08
  2. 2021/08, 2021/08
  3. 2020/05, 2021/10
  4. 2015/08, 2015/08
  5. 2015/07, 2015/07
  6. 2018/09, 2018/09
  7. 2015/07, 2015/07