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Title: 中国青海省高地高齢者における老年医学的総合機能評価
Other Titles: Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment of Elderly Highlanders in Qinghai, China
Authors: 松林, 公蔵  KAKEN_name
木村, 友美  KAKEN_name
石本, 恭子  KAKEN_name
和田, 泰三  KAKEN_name
大塚, 邦明  KAKEN_name
石川, 元直  KAKEN_name
宝蔵, 玲子  KAKEN_name
山口, 哲由  KAKEN_name
坂本, 龍太  KAKEN_name
石根, 晶幸  KAKEN_name
小坂, 康之  KAKEN_name
Wang, Hongxing
Dai, Qingxiang
Ge, Ri Li
Qiao, Haisheng
奥宮, 清人  KAKEN_name
Author's alias: Matsubayashi, Kozo
Kimura, Yumi
Ishimoto, Yasuko
Wada, Taizo
Otsuka, Kuniaki
Ishikawa, Motonao
Hozo, Reiko
Yamaguchi, Tetsuyoshi
Sakamoto, Ryota
Ishine, Masayuki
Kosaka, Yasuyuki
Wang, Hongxing
Dai, Qingxiang
Ge, Ri Li
Qiao, Haisheng
Okumiya, Kiyohito
Issue Date: 1-May-2010
Publisher: 京都大学ヒマラヤ研究会・人間文化研究機構 総合地球環境学研究所「高所プロジェクト」
Journal title: ヒマラヤ学誌 : Himalayan Study Monographs
Volume: 11
Start page: 11
End page: 20
Abstract: Aim: To investigate the association of comprehensive health of elderly highlanders in Qinghai in China with biological and cultural adaptation to hypoxic environment. Methods: Activities of daily living (ADL), screening-based depression, quality of life (QOL) and checking-up of metabolic syndrome including community-based oral glucose tolerance test were assessed in 393 community-dwelling elderly subjects in Haiyuan and 219 Tibetan highlanders in YuShyu. Results: Tibetan elderly highlanders were more disabled in ADL, but had higher QOL than Han elderly ones in Haiyuan. Blood pressure measurements, rate of hypertension and hemoglobin concentrations in Tibetan elderly highlanders were lower than Han ones in Haiyuan. Despite of lower ADLs, subjective QOLs in Tibenatn elderly was higher than Han elderly in Haiyuan. Prevalence of metabolic syndrome was higher and scores in ADL was lower in Tibetan elderly in YuShyu than those in Haiyuan. Conclusion: Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in elderly highlanders in Haiyuan was not still high even now, however, that in YuShyu was increasing. Further investigation on physiological adaptability to hypoxic environment and human ageing phenomena in global context may open new research frontier for ageing science.
DOI: 10.14989/HSM.11.11
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2433/186072
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