FUJISAWA, Michiko

Position: Affiliated Associate Professor

MAIL: mfujisaw [at] cseas.kyoto-u.ac.jp

Research Departments

Environmental Coexistence

Area

Research Interests

・Survey of neurodegenerative disease in Papua, Indonesia
・Prevalence of dementia in the community



Survey of neurodegenerative disease in Papua, Indonesia
There is a high prevalence of overlapping ALS, parkinsonism and cognitive impairment, which has also been previously reported in Guam and Kii. To clarify the recent change of clinical epidemiology of the diseases in Papua, the clinical characteristics and prevalence of the diseases were followed up annually.