Yoshifumi Miyazaki

Summary

Affiliation: Chiba University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Physiological and psychological responses of young males during spring-time walks in urban parks
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 33:8. 2014
  2. pmc The physiological and psychological relaxing effects of viewing rose flowers in office workers
    Harumi Ikei
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 33:6. 2014
  3. pmc Physiological and psychological effects of walking on young males in urban parks in winter
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 32:18. 2013
  4. pmc Physiological relaxation induced by horticultural activity: transplanting work using flowering plants
    Min Sun Lee
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Kashiwa, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 32:15. 2013
  5. pmc Individual differences in the physiological effects of forest therapy based on Type A and Type B behavior patterns
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Science, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 32:14. 2013
  6. pmc Normative references of heart rate variability and salivary alpha-amylase in a healthy young male population
    Hiromitsu Kobayashi
    Department of Nursing, Ishikawa Prefectural Nursing University, Ishikawa, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 31:9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint [Preventive medical effects of nature therapy]
    Yoshifumi Miyazaki
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 66:651-6. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [Physiological benefits of forest environment: based on field research at 4 sites]
    Juyoung Lee
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 66:663-9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint [Psychological relaxation effect of forest therapy: results of field experiments in 19 forests in Japan involving 228 participants]
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Department of Wood Engineering, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 66:670-6. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Effects of stimulation by three-dimensional natural images on prefrontal cortex and autonomic nerve activity: a comparison with stimulation using two-dimensional images
    Miho Igarashi
    Center for Environment, Health, and Field Sciences, Chiba University, 6 2 1 Kashiwa no ha, Kashiwa, Chiba, 277 0882, Japan
    Cogn Process 15:551-6. 2014

Collaborators

  • Bum Jin Park
  • Yuko Tsunetsugu
  • Takashi Miura
  • Shigeyoshi Kumeda
  • Qing Li
  • Chorong Song
  • Harumi Ikei
  • Miho Igarashi
  • Juyoung Lee
  • Takahide Kagawa
  • Mariko Aga
  • Masayuki Miwa
  • Michiko Takagaki
  • Min Sun Lee
  • Hiromitsu Kobayashi
  • Michiko Imai
  • Masao Taue
  • Maiko Kobayashi
  • Takafumi Namekawa
  • Eri Himoro
  • Tokuji Yamamoto
  • Tatsuro Ohira
  • Misako Komatsu
  • Kyung Ok Oh
  • Dawou Joung
  • Jun Woo Lee
  • Kun Tae Park
  • Ja Hyeong Ku

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Physiological and psychological responses of young males during spring-time walks in urban parks
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 33:8. 2014
    ..Urban green spaces may provide city residents with these benefits; however, there is a lack of empirical field research on the health benefits of urban parks...
  2. pmc The physiological and psychological relaxing effects of viewing rose flowers in office workers
    Harumi Ikei
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 33:6. 2014
    ..In this study, we examined the effects of exposure to roses on physiological and psychological variables (heart rate variability, pulse rate, and subjective responses) in office workers...
  3. pmc Physiological and psychological effects of walking on young males in urban parks in winter
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 32:18. 2013
    ..This study provided scientific evidence supporting the physiological and psychological effects of walking on young males in urban parks in winter...
  4. pmc Physiological relaxation induced by horticultural activity: transplanting work using flowering plants
    Min Sun Lee
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Kashiwa, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 32:15. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present study was to investigate the physiological effects of horticultural activity and to examine how differences in personality alter these effects...
  5. pmc Individual differences in the physiological effects of forest therapy based on Type A and Type B behavior patterns
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Science, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 32:14. 2013
    ..This study used a classification based on Type A and Type B behavior patterns to explain individual differences in physiological responses to forest environments...
  6. pmc Normative references of heart rate variability and salivary alpha-amylase in a healthy young male population
    Hiromitsu Kobayashi
    Department of Nursing, Ishikawa Prefectural Nursing University, Ishikawa, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 31:9. 2012
    ..This study aimed to present normative reference values of heart rate variability and salivary alpha-amylase in a healthy young male population with a particular focus on their distribution and reproducibility...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Preventive medical effects of nature therapy]
    Yoshifumi Miyazaki
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 66:651-6. 2011
    ..We expect nature therapy to play an increasingly important role in preventive medicine in the future...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Physiological benefits of forest environment: based on field research at 4 sites]
    Juyoung Lee
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 66:663-9. 2011
    ..To provide scientific evidence of the health benefits of forest therapy in terms of physiological indices...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Psychological relaxation effect of forest therapy: results of field experiments in 19 forests in Japan involving 228 participants]
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Department of Wood Engineering, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 66:670-6. 2011
    ..In the present study, we aimed to clarify the psychological effects of shinrin-yoku (taking in the atmosphere of the forest) by conducting field experiments...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of stimulation by three-dimensional natural images on prefrontal cortex and autonomic nerve activity: a comparison with stimulation using two-dimensional images
    Miho Igarashi
    Center for Environment, Health, and Field Sciences, Chiba University, 6 2 1 Kashiwa no ha, Kashiwa, Chiba, 277 0882, Japan
    Cogn Process 15:551-6. 2014
    ..In conclusion, visual stimulation by realistic 3D floral images promotes physiological relaxation more effectively than the corresponding 2D image. ..
  11. pmc Effect of forest walking on autonomic nervous system activity in middle-aged hypertensive individuals: a pilot study
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 0882, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:2687-99. 2015
    ..A brief walk in the forest elicited physiological and psychological relaxation effects on middle-aged hypertensive individuals...
  12. pmc Physiological and psychological effects on high school students of viewing real and artificial pansies
    Miho Igarashi
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, 6 2 1 Kashiwa no ha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 0882, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:2521-31. 2015
    ..The findings indicate that visual stimulation with real pansies induced physiological and psychological relaxation effects in high school students. ..
  13. doi request reprint Effects of olfactory stimulation with rose and orange oil on prefrontal cortex activity
    Miho Igarashi
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Kashiwanoha 6 2 1, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 0882, Japan
    Complement Ther Med 22:1027-31. 2014
    ..The primary aim of the present study was to clarify effects of olfactory stimulation with rose or orange oil on prefrontal cortex activity; subjective evaluations of relaxation were also determined...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of olfactory stimulation by fresh rose flowers on autonomic nervous activity
    Miho Igarashi
    1 Center for Environment, Health, and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Altern Complement Med 20:727-31. 2014
    ..To clarify the effect of olfactory stimulation by fresh rose flowers, which exude a strong fragrance, on heart rate variability...
  15. pmc Effect of stimulation by foliage plant display images on prefrontal cortex activity: a comparison with stimulation using actual foliage plants
    Miho Igarashi
    Center for Environment, Health, and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Kashiwa no ha 6 2 1, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 0882, Japan
    J Neuroimaging 25:127-30. 2015
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  16. doi request reprint Effects of olfactory stimulation with perilla essential oil on prefrontal cortex activity
    Miho Igarashi
    Center for Environment, Health, and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Altern Complement Med 20:545-9. 2014
    ..To clarify the effect of olfactory stimulation with perilla essential oil on human prefrontal cortex activity using near-infrared time-resolved spectroscopy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physiological and psychological effects of viewing forest landscapes in a seated position in one-day forest therapy experimental model
    Harumi Ikei
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 69:104-10. 2014
    ..To clarify the physiological and psychological effects of a one-day forest therapy...
  18. pmc Elucidation of a physiological adjustment effect in a forest environment: a pilot study
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Kashiwa no ha 6 2 1, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 0882, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:4247-55. 2015
    ..There was no physiological adjustment effect observed in an urban area; thus, these effects are specific to a forest environment. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Forest medicine research in Japan
    Yoshifumi Miyazaki
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 69:122-35. 2014
    ..These indoor stimulations also decreased the blood pressure and pulse rate, and induced a physiological relaxation effect. We anticipate that forest medicine will play an increasingly important role in preventive medicine in the future. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Elucidation of the physiological adjustment effect of forest therapy
    Chorong Song
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 69:111-6. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to elucidate the physiological adjustment effect of forest therapy based on the Law of Initial Value...
  21. pmc The physiological effects of Shinrin-yoku (taking in the forest atmosphere or forest bathing): evidence from field experiments in 24 forests across Japan
    Bum Jin Park
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, Kashiwa no ha 6 2 1, Kashiwa, Chiba, 277 0882, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 15:18-26. 2010
    ..These results will contribute to the development of a research field dedicated to forest medicine, which may be used as a strategy for preventive medicine...