Yoshimitsu Soga

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Affiliation: Graduate School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Initial and 3-year results after subintimal versus intraluminal approach for long femoropopliteal occlusion treated with a self-expandable nitinol stent
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 58:1547-55. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical outcome after bypass surgery vs. endovascular therapy for infrainguinal artery disease in patients with critical limb ischemia
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 77:2102-9. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Contemporary outcomes after endovascular treatment for aorto-iliac artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 76:2697-704. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Impact of cilostazol after endovascular treatment for infrainguinal disease in patients with critical limb ischemia
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 54:1659-67. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Restenosis after stent implantation for superficial femoral artery disease in patients treated with cilostazol
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Kokura Memorial Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:541-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Utility of new classification based on clinical and lesional factors after self-expandable nitinol stenting in the superficial femoral artery
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 54:1058-66. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of exercise training after coronary stenting in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 75:2379-86. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of fluid assessment based on intrathoracic impedance monitoring in patients with systolic heart failure
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 75:129-34. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term clinical outcome after endovascular treatment in patients with intermittent claudication due to iliofemoral artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu 802 8555, Japan
    Circ J 74:1689-95. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Mid-term clinical outcome and predictors of vessel patency after femoropopliteal stenting with self-expandable nitinol stent
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 52:608-15. 2010

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Initial and 3-year results after subintimal versus intraluminal approach for long femoropopliteal occlusion treated with a self-expandable nitinol stent
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 58:1547-55. 2013
    ..We compared patency after femoropopliteal stenting for a long occlusion using either an intraluminal or subintimal approach...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical outcome after bypass surgery vs. endovascular therapy for infrainguinal artery disease in patients with critical limb ischemia
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 77:2102-9. 2013
    ..The efficacy of stent-assisted endovascular therapy (EVT) in patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI) compared to bypass surgery (BSX) remains unclear...
  3. ncbi request reprint Contemporary outcomes after endovascular treatment for aorto-iliac artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 76:2697-704. 2012
    ..The patency and complications in aorto-iliac (AI) stenting remain poorly understood. The aim of this paper was to investigate the safety and efficacy after AI stenting...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of cilostazol after endovascular treatment for infrainguinal disease in patients with critical limb ischemia
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 54:1659-67. 2011
    ..However, the efficacy of cilostazol in patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI) is unclear. Therefore, we investigated the effect of cilostazol on outcomes in patients with CLI...
  5. doi request reprint Restenosis after stent implantation for superficial femoral artery disease in patients treated with cilostazol
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Kokura Memorial Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:541-8. 2012
    ..Restenosis after endovascular treatment for superficial femoral artery (SFA) disease remains a significant clinical issue. We assessed whether cilostazol reduce restenosis after SFA stenting with self-expandable nitinol stent...
  6. doi request reprint Utility of new classification based on clinical and lesional factors after self-expandable nitinol stenting in the superficial femoral artery
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 54:1058-66. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the predictive value of clinical classification schemes that assess primary patency after self-expandable nitinol stent in the superficial femoral artery (SFA)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of exercise training after coronary stenting in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 75:2379-86. 2011
    ..Exercise training (ET) after coronary stenting is considered to have a risk of stent thrombosis (ST). The present study investigated whether ET increases the incidence of ST in patients undergoing coronary stenting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of fluid assessment based on intrathoracic impedance monitoring in patients with systolic heart failure
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 75:129-34. 2011
    ..However, it remains unclear whether this new technology can predict heart failure (HF) before deterioration. Whether fluid status based on IIM predicts HF in patients with left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction was investigated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term clinical outcome after endovascular treatment in patients with intermittent claudication due to iliofemoral artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu 802 8555, Japan
    Circ J 74:1689-95. 2010
    ..The natural history of patients with intermittent claudication (IC) has been reported, but little is known about that of claudicant patients after endovascular therapy (EVT)...
  10. doi request reprint Mid-term clinical outcome and predictors of vessel patency after femoropopliteal stenting with self-expandable nitinol stent
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 52:608-15. 2010
    ..Long-term clinical outcomes after femoropopliteal (FP) stenting with nitinol stents have not yet been clear. We investigated the mid-term efficacy of FP stenting with nitinol stents...
  11. doi request reprint Safety of early exercise training after elective coronary stenting in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:230-4. 2010
    ..Early exercise after coronary stenting is considered to have a risk of stent thrombosis (ST). We investigate the safety of submaximal exercise training based on the Borg scale from the next day after coronary stenting...
  12. doi request reprint Classification and clinical impact of restenosis after femoropopliteal stenting
    Atsushi Tosaka
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, 1 2 3 Asano, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:16-23. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between angiographic patterns of in-stent restenosis (ISR) after femoropopliteal (FP) stenting and the frequency of refractory ISR...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence and clinical impact of stent fracture after everolimus-eluting stent implantation
    Shoichi Kuramitsu
    Division of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 5:663-71. 2012
    ..However, the incidence and clinical impact of SF after everolimus-eluting stent implantation remain unclear...
  14. doi request reprint Very long-term (15 to 20 years) clinical and angiographic outcome after coronary bare metal stent implantation
    Kyohei Yamaji
    Division of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 3:468-75. 2010
    ..However, the clinical significance of late luminal renarrowing remains unknown...
  15. pmc Very long-term (15 to 23 years) outcomes of successful balloon angioplasty compared with bare metal coronary stenting
    Kyohei Yamaji
    Division of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Am Heart Assoc 1:e004085. 2012
    ..Target lesion revascularization (TLR) continues to occur beyond 4 years after bare metal stent (BMS) implantation. However, long-term outcomes after balloon angioplasty (BA) compared with BMS are currently unknown...
  16. doi request reprint Very long-term outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention with bare metal stents for unprotected left main coronary artery disease
    Akihiro Nomura
    Division of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, 3 2 1 Asano, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Japan
    EuroIntervention 8:962-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate very long-term clinical outcomes and potential predictors after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with bare metal stents (BMS) for unprotected left main coronary artery disease (ULMCAD)...
  17. doi request reprint Bare metal stent thrombosis and in-stent neoatherosclerosis
    Kyohei Yamaji
    Division of Cardiology and the Division of Laboratory Medicine, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 5:47-54. 2012
    ..Pathophysiologic mechanisms of VLST after BMS implantation remain largely unknown...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ratio of serum n-3 to n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids and the incidence of major adverse cardiac events in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
    Takenori Domei
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyusyu, Japan
    Circ J 76:423-9. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate this relationship...
  19. pmc Impact of post-challenge hyperglycemia on clinical outcomes in Japanese patients with stable angina undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
    Shoichi Kuramitsu
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, 3 2 1 Asano, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu 802 8555, Japan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:74. 2013
    ..However, it remains unclear whether PH affects clinical outcomes in patients with stable angina undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  20. doi request reprint Efficacy of statin treatment after endovascular therapy for isolated below-the-knee disease in patients with critical limb ischemia
    Yusuke Tomoi
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, 1 1 Asano, Kokurakita ku, 802 0001, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Cardiovasc Interv Ther 28:374-82. 2013
    ..However, in ambulatory patients, the statins may improve overall survival and AFS after successful EVT establishing one straight line for isolated BTK lesions...
  21. doi request reprint Prognosis of critical limb ischemia in hemodialysis patients after isolated infrapopliteal balloon angioplasty: results from the Japan below-the-knee artery treatment (J-BEAT) registry
    Masatsugu Nakano
    Department of Cardiology, Saiseikai Yokohama City Eastern Hospital, Kanagawa, Japan
    J Endovasc Ther 20:113-24. 2013
    ..To evaluate the long-term clinical results after isolated infrapopliteal balloon angioplasty for critical limb ischemia (CLI) in end-stage renal disease patients on hemodialysis...
  22. doi request reprint Impact of multiple and long sirolimus-eluting stent implantation on 3-year clinical outcomes in the j-Cypher Registry
    Shinichi Shirai
    Division of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kokura, Japan
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 3:180-8. 2010
    ..Our aim was to study the relationships between total stent length (TSL) and long-term clinical outcomes after sirolimus-eluting stent (SES) implantation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of coronary venoplasty for left ventricular lead implantation
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 71:1442-5. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the efficacy of coronary venoplasty for insertion of a LV lead...
  24. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of chronic mesenteric ischemia
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Circ J 72:1198-200. 2008
    ..They remained asymptomatic after stent implantation. Primary stenting may be considered a viable alternative to conventional surgery in carefully selected patients with chronic mesenteric ischemia due to SMA stenosis...
  25. doi request reprint Efficacy of cilostazol after endovascular therapy for femoropopliteal artery disease in patients with intermittent claudication
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyusyu, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:48-53. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether cilostazol reduces restenosis and revascularization after endovascular therapy (EVT) for femoropopliteal lesions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 30-day outcomes in patients <75 years of age versus >or=75 years of age with acute myocardial infarction treated by primary coronary angioplasty
    Koyu Sakai
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 98:1018-21. 2006
    ..79, 95% confidence interval 0.91 to 3.50, p = 0.090) was not. In conclusion, aggressive angioplasty in older patients improves prognosis...
  27. doi request reprint Long-Term Outcomes of Endovascular Therapy for Aortoiliac Bifurcation Lesions in the Real-AI Registry
    Hideaki Aihara
    1 Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Endovasc Ther 21:25-33. 2014
    ..Conclusion : Stenting for aortoiliac bifurcation lesions was found to be safe and effective. Neither stent configuration nor type appeared to affect vessel patency in true bifurcation lesions. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and clinical outcome of polyvascular atherosclerotic disease in patients undergoing coronary intervention
    Takashi Miura
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan miuramen10
    Circ J 77:89-95. 2013
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  29. doi request reprint Iatrogenic peroneal artery pseudoaneurysm treated by transluminal coil embolization
    Takashi Miura
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, 1 2 3 Asano, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Cardiovasc Interv Ther 28:128-30. 2013
    ..It is considered that use of the Fogarty-balloon catheter without angiographic guidance caused the pseudoaneurysm for this case. Endovascular coil embolization for a PA pseudoaneurysm is safer, less invasive and more effective...
  30. doi request reprint Collateral approach for biventricular pacing of coronary sinus ostium obstruction
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:122-4. 2008
    ..The postoperative threshold was 2.7 V at 0.4 ms. The subjective symptom improved after CRT. The safety of this procedure was not clear...
  31. doi request reprint Impact of runoff grade after endovascular therapy for femoropopliteal lesions
    Seiichi Hiramori
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 59:720-7. 2014
    ..We conceived a new method, runoff grade, to evaluate runoff after endovascular therapy (EVT). We evaluated the validity of using runoff score based on angiographic findings...
  32. doi request reprint Clinical outcome after endovascular treatment for isolated common femoral and popliteal artery disease
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, 1 1 Asano, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu, 802 0001, Japan
    Cardiovasc Interv Ther 28:250-7. 2013
    ..Short-term patency after EVT for isolated CFA and PA lesion seems to be feasible. However, long-term patency was not promising. Furthermore, stent placement does not improve the primary patency. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Feasibility evaluation of a remote monitoring system for implantable cardiac devices in Japan
    Kenji Ando
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 52:39-43. 2011
    ..The CareLink Network was well accepted by both the patients and physicians. Underlying issues did emerge, but once they are overcome, the system appears to have great potential to improve the quality of care given by healthcare providers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Renal artery aneurysm treatment with coil embolization
    Yoshimitsu Soga
    Department of Cardiology, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:697-700. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that this approach may generally be applicable for renal artery aneurysms, depending on the shape, size, and location of the aneurysm...