Miharu Nakanishi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of residents with dementia in a group-living situation: an approach to creating small, homelike environments in traditional nursing homes in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 59:3-10. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Health care and personal care needs among residents in nursing homes, group homes, and congregate housing in Japan: why does transition occur, and where can the frail elderly establish a permanent residence?
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:76.e1-6. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Community-based system, reports, and substantiated cases of elder abuse: disparities between municipalities and relating factors in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    J Aging Soc Policy 25:234-47. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Priority for elderly persons with behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia on waiting lists for placement in nursing homes in Japan: do nursing homes change priorities based on their own guidelines?
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:794-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Nurses' collaboration with physicians in managing medication improves patient outcome in acute psychiatric care
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Department of Social Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:196-203. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Job role quality and intention to leave current facility and to leave profession of direct care workers in Japanese residential facilities for elderly
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:102-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Disparities in systems development for elder abuse prevention among municipalities in Japan: implications for strategies to help municipalities develop community systems
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Research Department, 1 5 11, Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 71:400-4. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Development of a clinical pathway for long-term inpatients with schizophrenia
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 64:99-103. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Impact of the elder abuse prevention and caregiver support law on system development among municipal governments in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Health Policy 90:254-61. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Processes of decision making and end-of-life care for patients with dementia in group homes in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:296-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of residents with dementia in a group-living situation: an approach to creating small, homelike environments in traditional nursing homes in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 59:3-10. 2012
    ..Group living is an approach that can create small, homelike environments in traditional nursing homes in Japan. The aim of the present study was to examine quality of life (QOL) of residents with dementia in group-living situations...
  2. doi request reprint Health care and personal care needs among residents in nursing homes, group homes, and congregate housing in Japan: why does transition occur, and where can the frail elderly establish a permanent residence?
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:76.e1-6. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the health care and personal care needs of residents in nursing homes, group homes, and congregate housing in Japan...
  3. doi request reprint Community-based system, reports, and substantiated cases of elder abuse: disparities between municipalities and relating factors in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    J Aging Soc Policy 25:234-47. 2013
    ..National social policy makers should examine strategies that would help municipalities assign sufficient staff to elder abuse detection and intervention programs. ..
  4. doi request reprint Priority for elderly persons with behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia on waiting lists for placement in nursing homes in Japan: do nursing homes change priorities based on their own guidelines?
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:794-9. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Nurses' collaboration with physicians in managing medication improves patient outcome in acute psychiatric care
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Department of Social Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:196-203. 2006
    ..Nurses' collaboration with physicians in medication management improved patient outcome in acute psychiatric care...
  6. doi request reprint Job role quality and intention to leave current facility and to leave profession of direct care workers in Japanese residential facilities for elderly
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:102-8. 2012
    ..Policy efforts should enhance broader career opportunities in care working such as advanced specialization and authorized medical practice...
  7. doi request reprint Disparities in systems development for elder abuse prevention among municipalities in Japan: implications for strategies to help municipalities develop community systems
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Research Department, 1 5 11, Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 71:400-4. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Development of a clinical pathway for long-term inpatients with schizophrenia
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 64:99-103. 2010
    ..Further study is needed to examine the validity of the pathway for use in other hospitals...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of the elder abuse prevention and caregiver support law on system development among municipal governments in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Health Policy 90:254-61. 2009
    ..Japan enacted the elder abuse law in April 2006. The present study was aimed to examine the progress of systems development and difficulties with implementing activities in municipal governments for dealing with elder abuse after the law...
  10. doi request reprint Processes of decision making and end-of-life care for patients with dementia in group homes in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, 1 5 11 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:296-9. 2009
    ..6%) were attended by family members who stayed in the group home. Future research should examine the quality of end-of-life care in the group homes using evaluations of quality of life (QoL) for patients and family members...
  11. ncbi request reprint Symptom dimensions and needs of care among patients with schizophrenia in hospital and the community
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:495-501. 2007
    ..Further research should examine the relationships between psychiatric symptoms and needs of care in a cohort study following patients when hospitalized and when living in the community...
  12. doi request reprint Addition of antipsychotics to medication regimens during schizophrenic inpatient care
    Asuka Koyama
    National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:56-64. 2008
    ..The objective of the present study was to identify schizophrenia inpatients who had their original regimen augmented with additional antipsychotics during acute inpatient care, and to clarify the factors associated with these additions...
  13. doi request reprint Provision of individualized care and built environment of nursing homes in Japan
    Kanae Sawamura
    Research Department, Institute for Health Economics and Policy, No 11 Toyo Kaiji Bldg, 1 5 11, Nishi sinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 0003, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:416-24. 2013
    ..Raising fees for the group-care model can be an effective measure to achieve it in facilities with conventional structure...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Implementation of discharge planning in the care of hospitalized older adults. Focus on involvement of home care providers at hospitals]
    Miharu Nakanishi
    Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 55:456-64. 2008
    ..The present study was conducted to assess current implementation of discharge planning in the care of hospitalized older adults, and to examine the association between implementation and involvement of home care providers at hospitals...
  15. doi request reprint Systems development and difficulties in implementing procedures for elder abuse prevention among private community general support centers in Japan
    Miharu Nakanishi
    a Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Tokyo, Japan
    J Elder Abuse Negl 26:31-43. 2014
    ..Further research should examine how the characteristics of municipal governments are related to systems development in community general support centers. ..