Takashi Abe

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  1. ncbi request reprint Association Between Forearm Muscle Thickness and Age-related Loss of Skeletal Muscle Mass, Handgrip and Knee Extension Strength and Walking Performance in Old Men and Women: A Pilot Study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN Active Aging Research Center, Toyo Gakuen University, Nagareyama, Chiba, Japan Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 40:2069-75. 2014
  2. pmc Site-specific thigh muscle loss as an independent phenomenon for age-related muscle loss in middle-aged and older men and women
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, 1025 East 7th Street, Room 104, Bloomington, IN, 47405, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:9634. 2014
  3. pmc Possibility of leg muscle hypertrophy by ambulation in older adults: a brief review
    Hayao Ozaki
    Juntendo University, Inzai, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Interv Aging 8:369-75. 2013
  4. pmc Age-related site-specific muscle wasting of upper and lower extremities and trunk in Japanese men and women
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, 1025 East 7th Street, Room 104, Bloomington, IN, 47405, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:813-21. 2014
  5. pmc Prevalence of site-specific thigh sarcopenia in Japanese men and women
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, 215 Turner Center, Oxford, MS, 38677, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:417-26. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between lifting performance and skeletal muscle mass in elite powerlifters
    X Ye
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 53:409-14. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Influence of severe sarcopenia on cardiovascular risk factors in nonobese men
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Sciences and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS 38677, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:407-12. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Lower body site-specific sarcopenia and accelerometer-determined moderate and vigorous physical activity: the HIREGASAKI study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Sciences, and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, 215 Turner Center, Oxford, MS 38677, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:657-62. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Relationship between site-specific loss of thigh muscle and gait performance in women: the HIREGASAKI study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Sciences, and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS 38677, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 55:e21-5. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise intensity and muscle hypertrophy in blood flow-restricted limbs and non-restricted muscles: a brief review
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 32:247-52. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Association Between Forearm Muscle Thickness and Age-related Loss of Skeletal Muscle Mass, Handgrip and Knee Extension Strength and Walking Performance in Old Men and Women: A Pilot Study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN Active Aging Research Center, Toyo Gakuen University, Nagareyama, Chiba, Japan Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 40:2069-75. 2014
    ..Our results suggest that forearm-ulna MT may be a useful parameter for evaluating handgrip strength and TMM index in older Japanese men and women. ..
  2. pmc Site-specific thigh muscle loss as an independent phenomenon for age-related muscle loss in middle-aged and older men and women
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, 1025 East 7th Street, Room 104, Bloomington, IN, 47405, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:9634. 2014
    ..A50:P50 MTH ratio was inversely (p < 0.05) correlated to zigzag walking time in both men and women. Our results suggest that thigh MTH ratio is independent of age-related muscle mass loss detected by aLM...
  3. pmc Possibility of leg muscle hypertrophy by ambulation in older adults: a brief review
    Hayao Ozaki
    Juntendo University, Inzai, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Interv Aging 8:369-75. 2013
    ..It is clear that skeletal muscle hypertrophy can occur independently of exercise mode and load...
  4. pmc Age-related site-specific muscle wasting of upper and lower extremities and trunk in Japanese men and women
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, 1025 East 7th Street, Room 104, Bloomington, IN, 47405, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:813-21. 2014
    ..These results suggest that the anterior/posterior MTH ratio of the upper leg may be useful in providing an earlier diagnosis for site-specific muscle loss. ..
  5. pmc Prevalence of site-specific thigh sarcopenia in Japanese men and women
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, 215 Turner Center, Oxford, MS, 38677, USA
    Age (Dordr) 36:417-26. 2014
    ..These results suggest that site-specific thigh sarcopenia appears before it is able to be detected at the whole body level. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between lifting performance and skeletal muscle mass in elite powerlifters
    X Ye
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 53:409-14. 2013
    ..Aim of the study was to examine the relationship between whole body skeletal muscle mass (SMM) and powerlifting performance in elite powerlifters...
  7. doi request reprint Influence of severe sarcopenia on cardiovascular risk factors in nonobese men
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Sciences and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS 38677, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:407-12. 2012
    ..A total of 410 men aged 40-76 years (mean age 56.0 years) were used for data analyses...
  8. doi request reprint Lower body site-specific sarcopenia and accelerometer-determined moderate and vigorous physical activity: the HIREGASAKI study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Sciences, and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, 215 Turner Center, Oxford, MS 38677, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:657-62. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships between accelerometer- determined physical activity and lower body muscle size in women...
  9. doi request reprint Relationship between site-specific loss of thigh muscle and gait performance in women: the HIREGASAKI study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health, Exercise Sciences, and Recreation Management, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS 38677, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 55:e21-5. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that an age-related loss of adductor/quadriceps muscles may be associated with a decrease in a relatively difficult task performance such as zig-zag walking...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise intensity and muscle hypertrophy in blood flow-restricted limbs and non-restricted muscles: a brief review
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 32:247-52. 2012
    ..Other mechanisms including hypoxia, local and systemic growth factors and muscle cell swelling may also potentially affect the hypertrophic response of non-BFR muscles to BFR resistance exercise...
  11. doi request reprint Comparison of age-related, site-specific muscle loss between young and old active and inactive Japanese women
    Takashi Abe
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Geriatr Phys Ther 34:168-73. 2011
    ..To compare the effect of habitual recreational sports and exercise activity on age-related, site-specific muscle loss in young and old women in Japan...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of ultrasound-measured age-related, site-specific muscle loss between healthy Japanese and German men
    Takashi Abe
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 31:320-5. 2011
    ..In conclusion, age-related skeletal muscle loss was strongly observed in the quadriceps and abdominal sites in both the Japanese and German men, although the rate of regular physical activity was different between the two groups...
  13. doi request reprint The effects of elastic band resistance training combined with blood flow restriction on strength, total bone-free lean body mass and muscle thickness in postmenopausal women
    Robert S Thiebaud
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 33:344-52. 2013
    ..EB training performed at low intensities by these populations may have little effect on muscle hypertrophy. However, when combined with blood flow restriction (BFR), low-intensity EB resistance training may result in muscle hypertrophy...
  14. doi request reprint Increases in thigh muscle volume and strength by walk training with leg blood flow reduction in older participants
    Hayao Ozaki
    Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 5 1 5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:257-63. 2011
    ..Estimated VO₂ peak during a bicycle graded exercise test increased (p < .05) and correlated with oxygen pulse in both groups. In conclusion, BFR walk training improves both muscle volume and strength in older women...
  15. doi request reprint Cardiovascular and perceptual responses to blood-flow-restricted resistance exercise with differing restrictive cuffs
    Lindy M Rossow
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73071, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 32:331-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine (i) the cardiovascular responses to acute blood-flow-restricted (BFR) resistance exercise and (ii) the influence of applied BFR cuff type on the cardiovascular and perceptual responses...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of cuff type on arterial occlusion
    Jeremy P Loenneke
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 33:325-7. 2013
    ..This suggests that either elastic or nylon cuffs of the same width should restrict blood flow similarly at the same pressure during resting conditions...
  17. doi request reprint Blood flow restriction does not result in prolonged decrements in torque
    Jeremy P Loenneke
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, 1401 Asp Avenue, Room 104, Norman, OK 73019 0615, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:923-31. 2013
    ..The acute changes in torque are due to fatigue and quickly recover back to baseline within 24 h of exercise. In addition, BFR in the absence of exercise has no effect on torque at any time point...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of cuff width on arterial occlusion: implications for blood flow restricted exercise
    Jeremy P Loenneke
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, 1401 Asp Avenue, Room 104, Norman, OK 73019 0615, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:2903-12. 2012
    ..In addition, we have outlined models which indicate that restrictive cuff pressures should be largely based on thigh circumference and not on pressures previously used in the literature...
  19. doi request reprint Relationship between limb and trunk muscle hypertrophy following high-intensity resistance training and blood flow-restricted low-intensity resistance training
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 31:347-51. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that limb and trunk muscle hypertrophy occurs simultaneously during HIT but not during LI-BFR, possibly owing to individual differences in activation of the arm and chest muscles during the training sessions...
  20. doi request reprint The acute hemodynamic effects of blood flow restriction in the absence of exercise
    Jeremy P Loenneke
    Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Health and Exercise Science, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 33:79-82. 2013
    ..There is, however, an acute decrease in venous compliance and maximal venous outflow, the significance of which is currently unknown. These results suggest that an acute BFR protocol affects venous but not arterial hemodynamics...
  21. doi request reprint Combined effects of low-intensity blood flow restriction training and high-intensity resistance training on muscle strength and size
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 5 1 5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 111:2525-33. 2011
    ..7% in the CB-RT group. None of the variables in the CON group changed. Our results show that low-intensity resistance training with BFR-induced functional muscle adaptations is improved by combining it with HI-RT...
  22. doi request reprint Effects of periodic and continued resistance training on muscle CSA and strength in previously untrained men
    Riki Ogasawara
    Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 31:399-404. 2011
    ..Ultimately, improvements in 1-RM and muscle CSA in both groups were similar after the 15-week training period. Our results suggest that compared with continuous 15-week training, 3-week detraining does not inhibit muscle adaptations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hypertension risk: exercise is medicine* for most but not all
    Jeremy P Loenneke
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 34:77-81. 2014
    ..Future research may identify molecular predictors so that individuals at risk for adverse events can be identified prior to exercise. ..
  24. pmc Effects of blood flow restricted low-intensity concentric or eccentric training on muscle size and strength
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e52843. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of low-intensity walk training with restricted leg blood flow on muscle strength and aerobic capacity in older adults
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Geriatr Phys Ther 33:34-40. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of walk training combined with KAATSU on muscle size, strength, and functional ability, as well as aerobic capacity, in older participants...
  26. doi request reprint Comparison of low-intensity blood flow-restricted training-induced muscular hypertrophy in eumenorrheic women in the follicular phase and luteal phase and age-matched men
    Mikako Sakamaki
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 32:185-91. 2012
    ..Our results indicate that muscle hypertrophy and strength gain are higher in the LP than in the FP following 6 days of BFR training, although the sex difference in the training response is non-existent...
  27. doi request reprint Change in intramuscular inorganic phosphate during multiple sets of blood flow-restricted low-intensity exercise
    Masato Sugaya
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 31:411-3. 2011
    ..The Pi accumulation was associated both with exercise and with the rest period between sets...
  28. ncbi request reprint Skeletal muscle mass, bone mineral density, and walking performance in masters cyclists
    Takashi Abe
    1 Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, Bloomington, India na
    Rejuvenation Res 17:291-6. 2014
    ..This maintenance of muscle mass in masters cyclists may preserve walking performance to similar levels as moderately active young adults. However, long-term cycling does not preserve femoral neck aBMD...
  29. doi request reprint Comparison of muscle hypertrophy following 6-month of continuous and periodic strength training
    Riki Ogasawara
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:975-85. 2013
    ..The results indicate that 3-week detraining/6-week retraining cycles result in muscle hypertrophy similar to that occurring with continuous resistance training after 24 weeks...
  30. doi request reprint Effects of high-intensity and blood flow-restricted low-intensity resistance training on carotid arterial compliance: role of blood pressure during training sessions
    Hayao Ozaki
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:167-74. 2013
    ..However, carotid arterial compliance decreased in only the HIT group, and the changes were correlated with SAP elevations during exercise sessions...
  31. doi request reprint Component characteristics of thigh muscle volume in young and older healthy men
    Madoka Ogawa
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 32:89-93. 2012
    ..05) in the OM than in the YM. Our results suggest that age-related thigh muscle volume loss is muscle specific, in that greater quadriceps muscle loss was found in the older group...
  32. doi request reprint Effects of 10 weeks walk training with leg blood flow reduction on carotid arterial compliance and muscle size in the elderly adults
    Hayao Ozaki
    University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan
    Angiology 62:81-6. 2011
    ..Walk training with blood flow reduction can improve thigh muscle size/strength as well as carotid arterial compliance, unlike high-intensity training, in the elderly...
  33. doi request reprint Effects of low-intensity bench press training with restricted arm muscle blood flow on chest muscle hypertrophy: a pilot study
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 30:338-43. 2010
    ..There were no changes in baseline concentrations of anabolic hormones in either group. These results suggest that BFR bench press training leads to significant increases in muscle size for upper arm and chest muscles and 1-RM strength...
  34. ncbi request reprint Association between site-specific muscle loss of lower body and one-leg standing balance in active women: the HIREGASAKI study
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana Active Aging Research Center, Toyo Gakuen University, Nagareyama, Chiba, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 14:381-7. 2014
    ..To test the hypothesis that static balance is associated with site-specific loss of muscle mass in older adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint Muscle activation during low-intensity muscle contractions with restricted blood flow
    Tomohiro Yasuda
    Ischaemic Circulatory Physiology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Sports Sci 27:479-89. 2009
    ..Thus, low-intensity muscle contractions, with moderate restriction of blood flow, leads to more intense activation of the muscle relative to the external load...
  36. ncbi request reprint Muscle size and strength are increased following walk training with restricted venous blood flow from the leg muscle, Kaatsu-walk training
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 100:1460-6. 2006
    ..Kaatsu-walk training may be a potentially useful method for promoting muscle hypertrophy, covering a wide range of the population, including the frail and elderly...
  37. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of adductor muscle size using muscle thickness of the thigh
    Madoka Ogawa
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan
    J Sport Rehabil 21:244-8. 2012
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  38. doi request reprint Malignant rhabdoid tumor of the liver: a case report with US and CT manifestation
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Radiology, Saitama Children s Medical Center, Saitama, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 27:462-5. 2009
    ..Diagnostic imaging plays an important role in detecting metastasis because of the high frequency of distant metastasis in MRT of the liver...
  39. ncbi request reprint F-18 FDG PET/CT in relapsing polychondritis
    Motohiro Sato
    Department of Radiology, Ibaraki Prefectural Central Hospital, 6528 Koibuchi, Kasama, Ibaraki, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 24:687-90. 2010
    ..FDG PET/CT is considered to be a powerful radiological tool to assess the disease activity of relapsing polychondritis...
  40. doi request reprint Systemic arterial supply to the normal basal segments of the left lower lobe of the lung--treatment by coil embolization--and a literature review
    Takashi Abe
    Department of Radiology, Tsukuba University Hospital, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0005, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:S117-21. 2011
    ..Transarterial embolization can be an alternative treatment option for patients with this rare congenital anomaly...
  41. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of adductor muscle size using muscle thickness of the thigh
    Madoka Ogawa
    Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan
    J Sport Rehabil 21:244-8. 2012
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Hemodynamic responses to simulated weightlessness of 24-h head-down bed rest and KAATSU blood flow restriction
    Toshiaki Nakajima
    Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:727-37. 2008
    ..However, syncope due to lower extremity blood pooling and subsequent reduction of venous return may be induced during KAATSU in microgravity as reported in cases of lower-body negative pressure...