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Frequent karaoke training improves frontal executive cognitive skills, tongue pressure, and respiratory function in elderly peo

Body Composition Assessment
Miyazaki et al.
Used Parameters : BMI, SMI

Publication Year : 2020

Country : Japan

Journal : Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health

We tested whether karaoke training improves cognitive skills and reduces the risk of physical function impairments. We conducted a single-blinded randomized controlled trial in 26 elderly participants at residential care facilities, who were generally healthy or required the lowest level of care. Participants were near the threshold for mild cognitive impairment with the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) and close to the sarcopenia cut-off with the skeletal muscle mass index. Pulmonary function as measured with spirometry and tongue …
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