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JPHA article selection 2019

Here are collection of papers receiving high traffic and attention among the articles recently published in the Journal of Physiological Anthropology
This is a non-sponsored collection assembled by the editorial office. 

  1. Content type: Review

    Falls are the leading cause of accidental injury and death among older adults. One of three adults over the age of 65 years falls annually. As the size of elderly population increases, falls become a major con...

    Authors: Liana Nafisa Saftari and Oh-Sang Kwon

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2018 37:11

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  2. Content type: Original article

    Although high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL) level is inversely correlated with cardiovascular events, HDL is also reported to be positively associated with hypertension, which is a known endothelial im...

    Authors: Yuji Shimizu, Shimpei Sato, Jun Koyamatsu, Hirotomo Yamanashi, Mako Nagayoshi, Koichiro Kadota, Shin-Ya Kawashiri and Takahiro Maeda

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2017 36:26

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  3. Content type: Original article

    Epilepsy is a neuronal disorder for which the electrical discharge in the brain is synchronized, abnormal and excessive. To detect the epileptic seizures and to analyse brain activities during different mental...

    Authors: Lal Hussain, Wajid Aziz, Jalal S. Alowibdi, Nazneen Habib, Muhammad Rafique, Sharjil Saeed and Syed Zaki Hassan Kazmi

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2017 36:21

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  4. Content type: Original article

    Oxytocin receptor (OXTR) gene polymorphisms are related to individual differences in emotional processing of social cues. However, whether OXTR polymorphisms affect emotional processing of nonsocial cues remains ...

    Authors: Damee Choi, Natsumi Minote and Shigeki Watanuki

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2017 36:12

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  5. Content type: Original article

    The specific microclimate of alpine waterfalls with high levels of ionized water aerosols has been suggested to trigger beneficial immunological and psychological effects. In the present three-armed randomized...

    Authors: Carina Grafetst├Ątter, Martin Gaisberger, Johanna Prossegger, Markus Ritter, Predrag Kolar┼ż, Christina Pichler, Josef Thalhamer and Arnulf Hartl

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2017 36:10

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