Individual Study / Ishizaki_J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci_1998

Osaki-Tajiri Project

Osaki-Tajiri Project

Initiatives -
To investigate stroke, dementia, and bed-confinement prevention in Tajiri, northern Japan, and provided neuropsycho-epidemiologic findings on aging and dementia. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
1991
Funding
e Ministry of Health and Welfare, Public Welfare Work on Elderly, 1991-1992, and by the Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education.

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Kenicihi Meguro
    Tohoku University

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Ishizaki J Meguro K Ambo H et al. A normative, community-based study of Mini-Mental State in elderly adults: the effect of age and educational level. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci.1998;53:P359-P363. doi:10.1093/geronb/53B.6.P359

PUBMED 9826967

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,266
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Ober 65 years old.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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