Tetsuya Mizoue

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Affiliation: International Medical Center of Japan
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and colorectal cancer in Japanese: a pooled analysis of results from five cohort studies
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1397-406. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:582-97. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Calcium, dairy foods, vitamin D, and colorectal cancer risk: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2800-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and oxidative DNA damage: a longitudinal study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:1254-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Meat, fish and fat intake in relation to subsite-specific risk of colorectal cancer: The Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Yasumi Kimura
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:590-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and colorectal adenomas: Self Defense Forces Health Study
    Toshie Otake
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 100:709-14. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of CYP2E1 and risk of colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Makiko Morita
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:235-41. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and C-reactive protein in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1488-96. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dehydrogenase and aldehyde dehydrogenase polymorphisms and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Guang Yin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:1248-53. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Fish intake and type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:884-91. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and colorectal cancer in Japanese: a pooled analysis of results from five cohort studies
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1397-406. 2008
    ..An alcohol-colorectal cancer association seems to be more apparent in Japanese than in Western populations. Whether this difference can be ascribed to genetic or environmental factors needs to be clarified...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:582-97. 2006
    ..On the basis of a systematic review of epidemiological evidence, we evaluated this association among the Japanese population, who may be more susceptible to alcohol-related diseases than Western populations...
  3. doi request reprint Calcium, dairy foods, vitamin D, and colorectal cancer risk: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2800-7. 2008
    ..These results add to support for a joint action of calcium and vitamin D in the prevention of colorectal carcinogenesis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and oxidative DNA damage: a longitudinal study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:1254-8. 2007
    ..7% increase). The results based on a longitudinal observation suggest that weight loss is associated with increased oxidative DNA damage, a state presumably related to an increased risk of cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Meat, fish and fat intake in relation to subsite-specific risk of colorectal cancer: The Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Yasumi Kimura
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:590-7. 2007
    ..34-0.92, trend P=0.02). Our findings do not support the hypothesis that consumption of red meat increases colorectal cancer risk but do suggest that high intake of fish may decrease the risk, particularly of distal colon cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and colorectal adenomas: Self Defense Forces Health Study
    Toshie Otake
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 100:709-14. 2009
    ..01). A positive association between CRP and prevalence odds of large adenomas was not modified by either smoking or overweight. These findings suggest that inflammation is linked to the growth of colorectal adenomas...
  7. doi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of CYP2E1 and risk of colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Makiko Morita
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:235-41. 2009
    ..03). The present study suggests that variation in activity and inducibility of CYP2E1, in relation to alcohol or red meat intake, contributes to the development of colorectal cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and C-reactive protein in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1488-96. 2008
    ..Many studies have reported the relation of specific foods and nutrients to inflammation, but few studies have examined the relation of dietary patterns to inflammatory markers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dehydrogenase and aldehyde dehydrogenase polymorphisms and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Guang Yin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:1248-53. 2007
    ..55, 95% CI = 0.33-0.93). It is unlikely that acetaldehyde metabolism determined by ALDH2 polymorphism contributes to the risk of colorectal cancer, whereas the role of ADH2 polymorphism deserves further investigation...
  10. doi request reprint Fish intake and type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:884-91. 2011
    ..However, data from populations with high fish consumption are scarce...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dietary intakes of alpha-linolenic and linoleic acids are inversely associated with serum C-reactive protein levels among Japanese men
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Nutr Res 29:363-70. 2009
    ..001 and .003, respectively) in men. The results suggest that increased intake of not only alpha-linolenic acid (n-3 PUFA) but also linoleic acid (n-6 PUFA) has a beneficial effect on systemic inflammation in men...
  12. doi request reprint Serum vitamin B6, folate, and homocysteine concentrations and oxidative DNA damage in Japanese men and women
    Keisuke Kuwahara
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 29:1219-23. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the association of pyridoxal, folate, and homocysteine (Hcy) with urinary 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine (8-OHdG), a marker of oxidative DNA damage...
  13. doi request reprint Fish consumption and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:935-41. 2013
    ..The present study systematically reviewed and meta-analyzed epidemiologic data on the association between fish consumption and colorectal cancer risk among Japanese...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:25-39. 2006
    ..It is unclear whether tobacco smoking is related to colorectal cancer risk in Japan. We evaluated the association among the Japanese population based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence...
  16. ncbi request reprint Circulating vitamin D and colorectal adenomas in Japanese men
    Ryota Takahashi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:1695-700. 2010
    ..The present study adds to evidence that high levels of circulating vitamin D measured during darker season is associated with decreased prevalence of adenomas in the distal sites of the colorectum...
  17. 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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  18. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T and A1298C polymorphisms and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Guang Yin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582
    Cancer Sci 95:908-13. 2004
    ..Because very few individuals had the 1298CC genotype, the findings regarding the A1298C polymorphism need careful interpretation and confirmation in larger studies...
  19. doi request reprint Lung cancer risk and consumption of vegetables and fruit: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence from Japan
    Kenji Wakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:693-708. 2011
    ..To re-assess this issue, we reviewed data from Japanese epidemiological studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Vegetable and fruit intake and risk of type 2 diabetes: Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Br J Nutr 109:709-17. 2013
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Red meat consumption is associated with the risk of type 2 diabetes in men but not in women: a Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Br J Nutr 110:1910-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion, elevated intake of red meat is associated with the increased risk of type 2 diabetes in Japanese men but not in women...
  22. doi request reprint Impact of alcohol intake on total mortality and mortality from major causes in Japan: a pooled analysis of six large-scale cohort studies
    Manami Inoue
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:448-56. 2012
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and primary liver cancer: a pooled analysis of four Japanese cohort studies
    Taichi Shimazu
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Cancer 130:2645-53. 2012
    ..0 g alcohol/day) in men and (2) moderate drinking (≥23.0 g alcohol/day) in women may reduce the risk of primary liver cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Personality and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka colorectal cancer study
    Jun Nagano
    Institute of Health Science, Kyushu University, Kasuga, Fukuoka 816 8580, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:553-61. 2008
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  25. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and liver cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Keitaro Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:816-38. 2008
    ..g. hepatitis C virus infection) and genetic traits (e.g. presence of poor acetaldehyde metabolizers)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and liver cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among Japanese
    Keitaro Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Saga University, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:445-56. 2006
    ..Emerging epidemiologic data suggest that cigarette smoking may increase the risk of primary liver cancer. We evaluated this association based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among Japanese populations...
  27. doi request reprint Long chain n-3 fatty acids intake, fish consumption and suicide in a cohort of Japanese men and women--the Japan Public Health Center-based (JPHC) prospective study
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan
    J Affect Disord 129:282-8. 2011
    ..This study prospectively examined the relation between fish, EPA, or DHA intake and suicide among Japanese men and women...
  28. 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...
  29. doi request reprint Dietary fiber, source foods and colorectal cancer risk: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Kazuhiro Uchida
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Scand J Gastroenterol 45:1223-31. 2010
    ..We investigated associations of dietary fiber and source foods with colorectal cancer risk in the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study, a community-based case-control study...
  30. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose and 5-year incidence of diabetes in the JPHC diabetes study - suggestion for the threshold for impaired fasting glucose among Japanese
    Mitsuhiko Noda
    Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Medicine, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Endocr J 57:629-37. 2010
    ..The results of this study suggested that the cut-off FPG value should be lowered in terms of prediction of type 2 diabetes among Japanese populations...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and glucose tolerance abnormalities in Japanese men
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Nutr 136:1352-8. 2006
    ..048). A dietary pattern characterized by frequent consumption of dairy products and fruits and vegetables but low alcohol intake may be associated with a decreased risk of developing a glucose tolerance abnormality...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and mortality due to stomach cancer: findings from the JACC Study
    Yoshihisa Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S113-9. 2005
    ..The Japan Collaborative Cohort Study (JACC Study) provided an opportunity to examine the association between smoking and the risk of mortality due to stomach cancer...
  33. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphism in cytochrome P450 7A1 and risk of colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Tomoko Hagiwara
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Res 65:2979-82. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of longitudinal changes in visceral fat area on incidence of metabolic risk factors: the Hitachi health study
    Yumi Matsushita
    Department of Clinical Research, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2126-9. 2013
    ..To examine the incidences of metabolic risk factors according to changes in visceral fat area (VFA) in a large Japanese population...
  35. 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...
  36. doi request reprint Social support and suicide in Japanese men and women - the Japan Public Health Center (JPHC)-based prospective study
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University, 1 6 1 Nishi Waseda, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 169 8050, Japan
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1545-50. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that social support may be important for suicide prevention. Avoiding social isolation may decrease the incidence of suicide in men and women, and esteem support can provide additional benefit for women...
  37. pmc Genetic polymorphisms of XRCC1, alcohol consumption, and the risk of colorectal cancer in Japan
    Guang Yin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:64-71. 2012
    ..Therefore, we examined the associations of XRCC1 Arg399Gln, Arg280His, and Arg194Trp polymorphisms with colorectal cancer and the impact of the association between alcohol consumption and colorectal cancer risk...
  38. doi request reprint Obesity and liver cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Keitaro Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:212-21. 2012
    ..Recent studies also suggest that obesity may play a role in the development of liver cancer in alcoholic cirrhosis or viral hepatitis and in the general population...
  39. doi request reprint Association of weight change in different periods of adulthood with risk of type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Toyama 1 21 1, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:1104-10. 2011
    ..We prospectively investigated the association of weight change since age 20 y and that during middle-to-late adulthood with the incidence of type 2 diabetes...
  40. doi request reprint Differences in suicide risk according to living arrangements in Japanese men and women--the Japan Public Health Center-based (JPHC) prospective study
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Toyama Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    J Affect Disord 131:113-9. 2011
    ..This study aims to examine the association between living arrangements with spouse, child(ren), and parent(s) and suicide in a Japanese men and women...
  41. pmc Body mass index and mortality from all causes and major causes in Japanese: results of a pooled analysis of 7 large-scale cohort studies
    Shizuka Sasazuki
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 21:417-30. 2011
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Leanness, smoking, and enhanced oxidative DNA damage
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, 812 8582 Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:582-5. 2006
    ..The interaction of smoking and BMI reached statistical significance (P = 0.04). Leanness may enhance oxidative DNA damage induced by smoking and thus serve as a marker of host susceptibility to smoking-related cancers...
  43. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and cancer risk: pooled analysis of eight cohort studies in Japan
    Shizuka Sasazuki
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer Sci 104:1499-507. 2013
    ..Studies continuously investigating the risk factors for diabetes are also important...
  44. pmc Adult mortality attributable to preventable risk factors for non-communicable diseases and injuries in Japan: a comparative risk assessment
    Nayu Ikeda
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS Med 9:e1001160. 2012
    ..We estimated the effects of 16 risk factors on cause-specific deaths and life expectancy in Japan...
  45. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and total cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Manami Inoue
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:692-700. 2007
    ..We conducted a systematic review of epidemiological evidence to evaluate the association between alcohol drinking and total cancer risk among the Japanese population...
  46. doi request reprint Association between serum ferritin concentrations and depressive symptoms in Japanese municipal employees
    Siyan Yi
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 189:368-72. 2011
    ..Our finding that men with lower levels of serum ferritin concentrations had a higher prevalence of depressive symptoms suggests that adverse psychological effects may be implicated in iron deficiency among middle-age Japanese workers...
  47. doi request reprint Associations of smoking cessation with visceral fat area and prevalence of metabolic syndrome in men: the Hitachi health study
    Yumi Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:647-51. 2011
    ..6% after further adjustment for VFA but not for SFA. Smoking cessation is associated with a deterioration of the metabolic risk profile, which can be ascribed, at least in part, to an increase in VFA not SFA...
  48. ncbi request reprint Colorectal polypectomy and risk of colorectal cancer by subsite: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer study
    Daigo Yoshida
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:597-602. 2007
    ..However, benefit of colorectal polypectomy in routine practice is still uncertain. We therefore investigated subsite-specific risks of colorectal cancer in relation to history of colorectal polypectomy in a case-control study...
  49. ncbi request reprint Relation of alcohol use and smoking to glucose tolerance status in Japanese men
    Yutaka Sakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 73:83-8. 2006
    ..Alcohol use may confer increased risks not only of type 2 diabetes mellitus but also of preceding glucose intolerance status. Smoking does not seem to deteriorate glucose tolerance...
  50. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and oxidative DNA damage in Japanese municipal employees
    Siyan Yi
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 200:318-22. 2012
    ....
  51. pmc Effect of longitudinal changes in visceral fat area and other anthropometric indices to the changes in metabolic risk factors in Japanese men: the Hitachi Health Study
    Yumi Matsushita
    Department of Clinical Research Coordination, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Diabetes Care 35:1139-43. 2012
    ..We calculated the changes in metabolic risk factors in relation to changes in certain anthropometric indices in a large-scale study of Japanese men...
  52. doi request reprint Relationship of serum fatty acid composition and desaturase activity to C-reactive protein in Japanese men and women
    Kalpana Poudel-Tandukar
    Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University, 1 6 1 Nishi Waseda, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 169 8050, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 220:520-4. 2012
    ..We examined the association of serum fatty acids and estimated desaturase activity with CRP concentrations in Japanese men and women...
  53. doi request reprint Body iron store as a predictor of oxidative DNA damage in healthy men and women
    Ai Hori
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:517-22. 2010
    ..In men, a more pronounced association was observed in nonsmokers than in smokers. Our results suggest body iron storage is a strong determinant of levels of systemic oxidative DNA damage in a healthy population...
  54. doi request reprint Rice intake and type 2 diabetes in Japanese men and women: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:1468-77. 2010
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Serum folate and depressive symptoms among Japanese men and women: a cross-sectional and prospective study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 200:349-53. 2012
    ..00 (reference), 0.66 (0.29-1.52) and 0.40 (0.16-0.99) (P for trend=0.047). Our findings suggest that a higher serum folate may be associated with decreased risk of depressive symptoms in Japanese...
  56. doi request reprint Physical activity and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Ngoc Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:2-13. 2012
    ..The present study systematically evaluated epidemiologic evidence on the association between physical activity and colorectal cancer risk among the Japanese population...
  57. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of folate, other B vitamins, and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in relation to depressive symptoms in Japanese adults
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 24:140-7. 2008
    ..We examined cross-sectional associations between the intake of folate, other B vitamins, and omega-3 PUFAs and depressive symptoms in Japanese adults...
  58. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Kayoko Isomura
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 97:1099-104. 2006
    ..The results of the present study indicate that physical activity associated with work and leisure-time exerts beneficial effects in Japanese, but not on the proximal colon...
  59. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome is associated with increased risk of colorectal adenoma development: the Self-Defense Forces health study
    Takako Morita
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:485-9. 2005
    ..Thus the metabolic syndrome appears to be an important entity with regard to the prevention of colorectal cancer, as well as cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes...
  60. ncbi 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...
  61. pmc Plant oils were associated with low prevalence of impaired glucose metabolism in Japanese workers
    Kayo Kurotani
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e64758. 2013
    ..03). No association was observed for other patterns. In conclusion, plant source fatty acids might be protectively associated with development of diabetes in Japanese adults...
  62. pmc History of having a macrosomic infant and the risk of diabetes: the Japan public health center-based prospective diabetes study
    Yusuke Kabeya
    Department of Diabetes Research, Diabetes Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan Department of Internal Medicine, Saiseikai Central Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e84542. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to test a hypothesis that a history of having a macrosomic infant (≥ 4000 g) is associated with the risk of diabetes...
  63. pmc Dietary patterns and A1C in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 31:1568-73. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between major dietary patterns and glucose tolerance status as measured by A1C in Japanese adults...
  64. doi request reprint Gastric injury caused by low-dose aspirin therapy in consecutive Japanese patients: a prospective study
    Shoji Fukuda
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 162 8655, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:275-9. 2012
    ..In this prospective study, we aimed to clarify the incidence of aspirin-induced gastric ulcers in consecutive Japanese patients and identify suitable preventive measures...
  65. ncbi request reprint Congener-specific polychlorinated biphenyls and the prevalence of diabetes in the Saku Control Obesity Program (SCOP)
    Takahisa Tanaka
    Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Medicine, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Endocr J 58:589-96. 2011
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  66. pmc Power-frequency magnetic fields and childhood brain tumors: a case-control study in Japan
    Tomohiro Saito
    Department of Health Policy, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 20:54-61. 2010
    ..This study aimed to examine this association in Japan by improving measurement techniques, and by extending measurement to a whole week...
  67. doi request reprint Relations between waist circumference at four sites and metabolic risk factors
    Yumi Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2374-8. 2010
    ..The four WC measurements had similar screening abilities. Given the differences in the WC values according to the site of measurement, WC must be measured at the site specified by each diagnostic guideline...
  68. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of colorectal cancer in relation to lifestyle factors and genetic polymorphisms: design and conduct of the Fukuoka colorectal cancer study
    Suminori Kono
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 5:393-400. 2004
    ..Informed consent to genotyping was obtained from 685 cases and 778 controls. Further details of the design and conduct are described with respect to methodological aspects...
  69. ncbi request reprint Overtime work, cigarette consumption, and addiction to cigarette among workers subject to mild smoking restrictions
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Ind Health 44:244-9. 2006
    ..The U-shaped relations of hours of overtime work to overall cigarette consumption and addiction to smoking deserve further investigations...
  70. pmc Polyunsaturated fatty acids in serum and homocysteine concentrations in Japanese men and women: a cross-sectional study
    Ayami Kume
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Clinical Research Centre, National Centre for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 10:41. 2013
    ..We examined the association between blood levels of PUFAs and homocysteine in Japanese men and women...
  71. pmc Reproducibility and validity of dietary patterns assessed by a food frequency questionnaire used in the 5-year follow-up survey of the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, International Clinical Research Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:205-15. 2012
    ..We assessed the reproducibility and validity of dietary patterns identified by a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) used in the 5-year follow-up survey of the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study (JPHC Study)...
  72. doi request reprint Soy product and isoflavone intakes are associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes in overweight Japanese women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    J Nutr 140:580-6. 2010
    ..The possible protective associations of soy and isoflavone intakes among overweight women deserves further investigation...
  73. doi request reprint Adiponectin and colorectal adenomas: Self Defense Forces Health Study
    Jin Fukumoto
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Cancer Sci 99:781-6. 2008
    ..The study provided suggestive evidence for a protective association between adiponectin and large adenomas, but did not indicate a protective association independent of adiposity...
  74. pmc Associations of visceral and subcutaneous fat areas with the prevalence of metabolic risk factor clustering in 6,292 Japanese individuals: the Hitachi Health Study
    Yumi Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Diabetes Care 33:2117-9. 2010
    ..We examined the relationships of visceral fat area (VFA), subcutaneous fat area, and waist circumference, determined using computed tomography (CT), and BMI with metabolic risk factors in a large Japanese population...
  75. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and colorectal adenomas in Japanese men: the Self-Defense Forces Health Study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 161:338-45. 2005
    ..A dietary pattern including greater consumption of dairy products and fruits and vegetables with low alcohol consumption may be associated with decreased risk of colorectal adenomas...
  76. pmc Predictors of the uptake of A (H1N1) influenza vaccine: findings from a population-based longitudinal study in Tokyo
    Siyan Yi
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e18893. 2011
    ..We conducted this study to determine potential predictors of the uptake of A (H1N1) influenza vaccine in a cohort of Japanese general population...
  77. doi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of travel-associated diarrhea based on surveillance data at Narita International Airport
    Masahiko Hachiya
    Quarantine Station, Narita International Airport, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Tokyo, Japan
    J Travel Med 17:105-10. 2010
    ..To better understand the disease epidemiology and to identify specific subpopulations with increased risks, denominator data covering a large traveler population are needed...
  78. ncbi request reprint Residential proximity to high-voltage power lines and risk of childhood hematological malignancies
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Epidemiol 14:118-23. 2004
    ..The authors investigated whether residence in districts near high-voltage power lines is associated with childhood hematological malignancies, using small area analysis...
  79. doi request reprint What has made the population of Japan healthy?
    Nayu Ikeda
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Lancet 378:1094-105. 2011
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  80. ncbi request reprint The Japanese version of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP)--validation among young and middle-aged adults
    Reiko Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Community Dent Health 23:158-63. 2006
    ..To validate the Japanese version of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP-J) for use among young and middle-aged adults. Evaluating the criterion validity was particularly important in this study...
  81. ncbi request reprint Ecological study of solar radiation and cancer mortality in Japan
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1, Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Health Phys 87:532-8. 2004
    ..6 to -0.3). The results of this study support the hypothesis that increased exposure to solar radiation reduces the risk of cancers of the digestive organs...
  82. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of screening for stomach cancer in Japan
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Int J Cancer 106:103-7. 2003
    ..32; 95% CI = 0.12-0.87). The present results underline the potential for selection bias in observational studies, and thus it remains an open question whether screening for stomach cancer is effective...
  83. ncbi request reprint Relationship between burnout and communication skill training among Japanese hospital nurses: a pilot study
    Takashi Shimizu
    Department of Mental Health, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Occup Health 45:185-90. 2003
    ..Our results implied that communication skill training might have a favorable effect on burnout among Japanese hospital nurses...
  84. pmc School-based participatory health education for malaria control in Ghana: engaging children as health messengers
    Irene Ayi
    Bureau of International Medical Cooperation, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
    Malar J 9:98. 2010
    ..However, little evidence is available. The objective of this study was to determine the impact of school-based malaria education intervention on school children and community adults...
  85. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in perceived indoor environment and nonspecific symptoms in a temperate climate
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Occup Health 46:303-9. 2004
    ..The present results suggest that perceived indoor environments, nonspecific symptoms and their associations are closely associated with the season among office workers in a temperate climate...
  86. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiological Studies on extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields and childhood leukemia, and preventive actions based on precautionary principles]
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 94:21-5. 2003
  87. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and breast cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence among the Japanese population
    Chisato Nagata
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:387-94. 2006
    ..As tobacco smoking may be one of the few modifiable risk factors for breast cancer, we focused on the association between tobacco smoking and the risk of breast cancer in this review...
  88. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and lung cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence among the Japanese population
    Kenji Wakai
    Division of Epidemiology and Prevention, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:309-24. 2006
    ..It would be of value, therefore, to quantify that association in Japan based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence for the primary prevention of lung cancer...
  89. ncbi request reprint Dietary habits and stomach cancer risk in the JACC Study
    Noritaka Tokui
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S98-108. 2005
    ..Despite a declining incidence, stomach cancer is still a dominant cancer in Japan. The association between dietary habits and stomach cancer risk was investigated in a large prospective study in Japan...
  90. ncbi request reprint Serum pepsinogen values and Helicobacter pylori status among control subjects of a nested case-control study in the JACC study
    Shogo Kikuchi
    Department of Public Health, Aichi Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S126-33. 2005
    ..Helicobacter pylori infection and serum pepsinogen values are strongly related with stomach cancer. The aim of this study was to know what were these factors among general population...
  91. ncbi request reprint Prospective cohort study of stress, life satisfaction, self-rated health, insomnia, and suicide death in Japan
    Yoshihisa Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences at the University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:227-37. 2005
    ..3, 4.3) and 2.6 (95% CI: 1.1, 6.2), respectively. The importance of these observations lie in its potential for improving physician and public awareness of psychosocial factors as an early indication of mental health morbidity...
  92. ncbi request reprint Family history and the risk of stomach cancer death in Japan: differences by age and gender
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Field of Social Life Science, Program in Health and Community Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 97:688-94. 2002
    ..Any preventive strategy should take into account the degree of individual susceptibility...
  93. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of vegetable consumption and liver cancer in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Int J Cancer 119:2408-11. 2006
    ..13-1.06), respectively. Our study reveals an inverse association between vegetable consumption and the risk of death from liver cancer. These results provide further evidence of the protective effect of vegetables against liver cancer...
  94. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and gastric cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Yoshikazu Nishino
    Division of Epidemiology, Miyagi Cancer Center Research Institute, Natori, Miyagi, 981 1293, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:800-7. 2006
    ..We evaluated the association between tobacco smoking and gastric cancer risk among the Japanese population based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence...
  95. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and gastric cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Taichi Shimazu
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:8-25. 2008
    ..This report is one of a series of articles by our research group, which is evaluating the existing evidence concerning the association between health-related lifestyles and cancer...
  96. ncbi request reprint Mortality attributable to cigarette smoking in a cohort study in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:599-605. 2007
    ..Smoking is responsible for a considerable proportion of deaths due to all causes as well as cause-specific deaths. Population-based antismoking programs should be implemented to reduce such avoidable deaths...
  97. ncbi request reprint Evaluation based on systematic review of epidemiological evidence among Japanese populations: tobacco smoking and total cancer risk
    Manami Inoue
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:404-11. 2005
    ..We evaluated the association between tobacco smoking and total cancer risk among Japanese populations based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence...
  98. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of educational background and stomach cancer in Japan
    Yoshihisa Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu City
    Prev Med 35:121-7. 2002
    ..To explain the correlation between socioeconomic status and stomach cancer, we therefore examined the roles played by different lifestyle factors...
  99. pmc Marital status and mortality among Japanese men and women: the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Public Health Medicine, Doctoral Program in Social and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi, Ibaraki, Japan
    BMC Public Health 7:73. 2007
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  100. ncbi request reprint Mortality and risk factors for stroke and its subtypes in a cohort study in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Prev Med 44:526-30. 2007
    ..To estimate stroke mortality and evaluate risk factors for total stroke deaths and its two principal subtypes in a cohort study in Japan...
  101. ncbi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and the mortality risk of gastric cancer in Japanese menopausal females
    Satoshi Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 14:53-9. 2003
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