Shamima Akter

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint High dietary acid load is associated with increased prevalence of hypertension: the Furukawa Nutrition and Health Study
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Nutrition 31:298-303. 2015
  2. pmc Association of age at menarche with metabolic syndrome and its components in rural Bangladeshi women
    Shamima Akter
    Health and Disease Research Center for Rural Peoples HDRCRP, 14 15, 1st Floor, Probal Housing Ltd, Shekertak Adjacent to Shekertak Road 1, Mohammadpur, Dhaka 1207, Bangladesh
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 9:99. 2012
  3. pmc Lower ratio of high-molecular-weight adiponectin level to total may be associated with coronary high-risk plaque
    Masao Moroi
    Department of Cardiology, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Toyama 1 21 1, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    BMC Res Notes 6:83. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Dairy consumption is associated with decreased insulin resistance among the Japanese
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutr Res 33:286-92. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and C-peptide concentrations in a Japanese working population
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 28:e29-35. 2012
  6. pmc Dietary patterns and metabolic syndrome in a Japanese working population
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 10:30. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Coffee and green tea consumption is associated with insulin resistance in Japanese adults
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Metabolism 63:400-8. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Serum ferritin is associated with markers of insulin resistance in Japanese men but not in women
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Metabolism 62:561-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and sleep symptoms in Japanese workers: the Furukawa Nutrition and Health Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Sleep Med 16:298-304. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Low Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentrations Are Associated with Increased Likelihood of Having Depressive Symptoms among Japanese Workers
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nutr 145:541-6. 2015

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint High dietary acid load is associated with increased prevalence of hypertension: the Furukawa Nutrition and Health Study
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Nutrition 31:298-303. 2015
    ..We examined cross-sectionally the association between dietary acid load and hypertension in a Japanese working population...
  2. pmc Association of age at menarche with metabolic syndrome and its components in rural Bangladeshi women
    Shamima Akter
    Health and Disease Research Center for Rural Peoples HDRCRP, 14 15, 1st Floor, Probal Housing Ltd, Shekertak Adjacent to Shekertak Road 1, Mohammadpur, Dhaka 1207, Bangladesh
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 9:99. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc Lower ratio of high-molecular-weight adiponectin level to total may be associated with coronary high-risk plaque
    Masao Moroi
    Department of Cardiology, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Toyama 1 21 1, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    BMC Res Notes 6:83. 2013
    ..We evaluated whether the HMW to total adiponectin ratio was associated with the presence of coronary plaque and its composition using multi-slice computed tomography coronary angiography (MSCTCA)...
  4. doi request reprint Dairy consumption is associated with decreased insulin resistance among the Japanese
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutr Res 33:286-92. 2013
    ..08), and 0.86 (0.76-0.96), respectively. Low-fat dairy intake was not significantly associated with any IR markers. The results suggest that the consumption of full-fat dairy products may be associated with lower IR among Japanese adults...
  5. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and C-peptide concentrations in a Japanese working population
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 28:e29-35. 2012
    ..It remains unsettled whether dietary patterns play a role in insulin resistance. We assessed the association of major dietary patterns with C-peptide concentrations in a Japanese working population...
  6. pmc Dietary patterns and metabolic syndrome in a Japanese working population
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 10:30. 2013
    ..This study investigated the association between major dietary patterns and prevalence of metabolic syndrome in a Japanese working population...
  7. doi request reprint Coffee and green tea consumption is associated with insulin resistance in Japanese adults
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Metabolism 63:400-8. 2014
    ..This study examined the association between habitual consumption of these beverages and markers of glucose metabolism in a Japanese working population...
  8. doi request reprint Serum ferritin is associated with markers of insulin resistance in Japanese men but not in women
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Metabolism 62:561-7. 2013
    ..Our aim was to examine the relationship between serum ferritin concentrations and IR markers in the Japanese population...
  9. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and sleep symptoms in Japanese workers: the Furukawa Nutrition and Health Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Sleep Med 16:298-304. 2015
    ..We investigated the relationship between dietary patterns and sleep symptoms in a Japanese working population...
  10. doi request reprint Low Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentrations Are Associated with Increased Likelihood of Having Depressive Symptoms among Japanese Workers
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nutr 145:541-6. 2015
    ..Accumulating evidence suggests a protective role of vitamin D against mood disorders; however, epidemiologic studies are scarce in working populations...
  11. doi request reprint Habitual consumption of coffee and green tea in relation to serum adipokines: a cross-sectional study
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Toyama 1 21 1, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 162 8655, Japan
    Eur J Nutr 54:205-14. 2015
    ..We examined the association of coffee and green tea consumption with serum adiponectin, leptin, visfatin, resistin and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (PAI-1) among a Japanese working population...
  12. doi request reprint Macronutrient intake and depressive symptoms among Japanese male workers: The Furukawa Nutrition and Health Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 220:263-8. 2014
    ..06) (P for trend=0.096). Neither carbohydrate nor fat intake was associated with depressive symptoms. Our findings suggest that low protein intake may be associated with higher prevalence of depressive symptoms in Japanese male workers. ..
  13. doi request reprint Flushing response modifies the association of alcohol consumption with markers of glucose metabolism in Japanese men and women
    Keisuke Kuwahara
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1042-8. 2014
    ..We investigated the effect of alcohol flushing response on the associations between alcohol consumption and markers of glucose metabolism in Japanese men and women...
  14. doi request reprint High levels of stearic acid, palmitoleic acid, and dihomo-γ-linolenic acid and low levels of linoleic acid in serum cholesterol ester are associated with high insulin resistance
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Nutr Res 32:669-675.e3. 2012
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  15. pmc Association of serum leptin and ghrelin with depressive symptoms in a Japanese working population: a cross-sectional study
    Shamima Akter
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Center for Clinical Sciences, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Toyama 1 21 1, 162 8655 Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 14:203. 2014
    ..However, evidence is lacking among apparently healthy people. This study examined the relationship of these appetite hormones to depressive symptoms in a Japanese working population...
  16. doi request reprint Association of overtime work and hypertension in a Japanese working population: a cross-sectional study
    Teppei Imai
    Azbil Corporation, Tokyo, Japan
    Chronobiol Int 31:1108-14. 2014
    ..Results of the present large-scale study among Japanese workers suggest an inverse association between overtime work and presence of hypertension. ..