About the Authors

Hiroyasu Akatsu

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

akatu@med.nagoya-cu.ac.jp, akatu@chojuken.net

Affiliations Department of Community-based Medical Education, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan, Fukushimura Hospital, Toyohashi, Japan, Department of Mechanism of Aging, Research Institute, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Obu, Japan

Toshie Manabe

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Investigation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Division of Community and Family Medicine, Center of Community Medicine, Jichi Medical University, Shimotsuke, Japan

Yoshihiro Kawade

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community-based Medical Education, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan

Hajime Tanaka

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community-based Medical Education, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan

Takayoshi Kanematsu

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community-based Medical Education, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan

Kazuyuki Arakawa

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community-based Medical Education, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan

Yoshiyuki Masaki

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community-based Medical Education, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan

Chie Hishida

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Fukushimura Hospital, Toyohashi, Japan

Takeshi Kanesaka

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Fukushimura Hospital, Toyohashi, Japan

Norihiro Ogawa

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Fukushimura Hospital, Toyohashi, Japan

Yoshio Hashizume

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Fukushimura Hospital, Toyohashi, Japan

Koichi Tsuneyama

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Pathology, Tokushima University School of Medicine, Tokushima, Japan

Hirotaka Ohara

Roles Investigation, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Community-based Medical Education, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan

Mitsuo Maruyama

Roles Investigation, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Mechanism of Aging, Research Institute, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Obu, Japan

Takayuki Yamamoto

Roles Investigation, Project administration, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Fukushimura Hospital, Toyohashi, Japan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.