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April 01, 2014 “The Super Aged Society” article featured in IEEE Pulse magazine

An article titled “The Super Aged Society” by Sachiko Kamiyama, chief analyst at The KAITEKI Institute (TKI), is featured in the March/ April 2014 issue of IEEE Pulse, the magazine of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. The article discusses the aging society of Japan and long-term healthcare trends, as well as a modeling study of changes in people’s degree of independence with progressing age, which was conducted as a joint study between TKI and Professor Hiroko Akiyama of the Institute of Gerontology, the University of Tokyo.

The article can be read online here >>>
http://pulse.embs.org/march-2014/super-aged-society/
(English only)