The Second Wave
April, 2000 - May, 2002




National Institute for Longevity Sciences
Longitudinal Study of Aging





I. Objectives and Overview of the NILS-LSA(PDF:351KB)

II. Background Examinations(PDF:247KB)

III. Medication(PDF:140KB)

IV. Food and Nutrition(PDF:171KB)

V. Bone Mineral Density(PDF:148KB)

VI. Blood and Urine Analysis(PDF:97KB)

VII. Psychological Examinations(PDF:124KB)

VIII. Visual and Auditory Examinations(PDF:160KB)

IX. Physiological Examinations(PDF:126KB)

X. Physical Function Tests and Physical Activities(PDF:116KB)

XI. Anthropometry and Body Composition(PDF:110KB)

XII. Head MRI(PDF:2249KB)