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Graduate School of Medicine , Doctorial Course in Health Sciences , Physical Therapy


Assistant Professor

Academic Background (Undergraduate Level) 【 display / non-display

  • College of Allied Medical Science Akita University     2004.03  Graduated

Academic Background (Graduate Level) 【 display / non-display

  • Akita University  Graduate School, Division of Medicine  Doctor's Degree Program  2015.03  Completed

Professional Career On-Campus 【 display / non-display

  • 2010.04

    Akita University   Graduate School of Medicine   Doctorial Course in Health Sciences   Physical Therapy   Assistant Professor

Research Field(Grants-in-Aid-for-Scientific-Research classification ) 【 display / non-display

  • Rehabilitation science/Welfare engineering

  • Orthopaedic surgery


Articles 【 display / non-display

  • Age-related changes in muscle elasticity and thickness of the lower extremities are associated with physical functions among community-dwelling older women.

    Saito A, Wakasa M, Kimoto M, Ishikawa T, Tsugaruya M, Kume T, Okada K

    Geriatrics & Gerontology International   19   61 - 65   2019.01

  • Elasticity of the pronator teres muscle in youth baseball players with elbow injuries: evaluation using ultrasound strain elastography.

    Saito A, Minagawa H, Watanabe H, Kawasaki T, Okada K

    Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery   27   1642 - 1649   2018.08

  • Functional status of the articularis genus muscle in individuals with knee osteoarthritis.

    Saito A, Okada K, Saito I, Kinoshita K, Seto A, Takahashi Y, Shibata K, Sato H, Wakasa M

    Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions   16 ( 4 )   348 - 354   2016.12