Yuko Tsunetsugu

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The visual effects of wooden interiors in actual-size living rooms on the autonomic nervous activities
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Department of Wood Engineering, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, P O Box 16, Tsukuba, Norin, Kenkyu, Danchi Nai, Ibaraki, 305 8687, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 21:297-300. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Physiological effects of Shinrin-yoku (taking in the atmosphere of the forest) in an old-growth broadleaf forest in Yamagata Prefecture, Japan
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:135-42. 2007
  3. pmc Trends in research related to "Shinrin-yoku" (taking in the forest atmosphere or forest bathing) in Japan
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, 1 Matsunosato, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305 8687, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 15:27-37. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiological effects of Shinrin-yoku (taking in the atmosphere of the forest)--using salivary cortisol and cerebral activity as indicators
    Bum Jin Park
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:123-8. 2007
  5. 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
  6. pmc Emotional, restorative and vitalizing effects of forest and urban environments at four sites in Japan
    Norimasa Takayama
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, 1 Matsunosato, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8687, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:7207-30. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint A tentative proposal on physiological polymorphism and its experimental approaches
    Yoshifumi Miyazaki
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 24:297-300. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement of absolute hemoglobin concentrations of prefrontal region by near-infrared time-resolved spectroscopy: examples of experiments and prospects
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 24:469-72. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of sounds generated by a dental turbine and a stream on regional cerebral blood flow and cardiovascular responses
    Riho Mishima
    Division of Oral Physiology, Department of Oral Biological Science, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 2 5274 Gakkocho, Niigata, Japan
    Odontology 92:54-60. 2004

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint The visual effects of wooden interiors in actual-size living rooms on the autonomic nervous activities
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Department of Wood Engineering, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, P O Box 16, Tsukuba, Norin, Kenkyu, Danchi Nai, Ibaraki, 305 8687, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 21:297-300. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Physiological effects of Shinrin-yoku (taking in the atmosphere of the forest) in an old-growth broadleaf forest in Yamagata Prefecture, Japan
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:135-42. 2007
    ..The present study has, by conducting physiological investigations with subjective evaluations as supporting evidence, demonstrated the relaxing and stress-relieving effects of "Shinrin-yoku"...
  3. pmc Trends in research related to "Shinrin-yoku" (taking in the forest atmosphere or forest bathing) in Japan
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, 1 Matsunosato, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305 8687, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 15:27-37. 2010
    ..We have also reviewed a selection of field studies and introduced a number of results from ongoing projects as well as those from early studies. Future perspectives are also discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiological effects of Shinrin-yoku (taking in the atmosphere of the forest)--using salivary cortisol and cerebral activity as indicators
    Bum Jin Park
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol 26:123-8. 2007
    ..The results of the physiological measurements show that Shinrin-yoku can effectively relax both people's body and spirit...
  5. 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...
  6. pmc Emotional, restorative and vitalizing effects of forest and urban environments at four sites in Japan
    Norimasa Takayama
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, 1 Matsunosato, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8687, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:7207-30. 2014
    ..However, feelings of vigor and positive effects, as well as feelings of subjective recovery and vitality were stronger in the forest environment than in the urban environment. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint A tentative proposal on physiological polymorphism and its experimental approaches
    Yoshifumi Miyazaki
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 24:297-300. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement of absolute hemoglobin concentrations of prefrontal region by near-infrared time-resolved spectroscopy: examples of experiments and prospects
    Yuko Tsunetsugu
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 24:469-72. 2005
    ..This method will provide useful information on the absolute hemoglobin concentrations and contribute to making physiological polymorphisms clear...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of sounds generated by a dental turbine and a stream on regional cerebral blood flow and cardiovascular responses
    Riho Mishima
    Division of Oral Physiology, Department of Oral Biological Science, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 2 5274 Gakkocho, Niigata, Japan
    Odontology 92:54-60. 2004
    ..In conclusion, we demonstrate here that sound generated by a dental turbine may affect cerebral blood flow and metabolism as well as autonomic responses...