Masaharu Ishihara

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trial design and rationale of TY-51924 as a novel Na+/H+ exchanger inhibitor in patients with ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1, Fujishiro dai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan Electronic address
    J Cardiol 63:82-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Thirty years trend in acute myocardial infarction during coronary angiography at a tertiary emergency center in Japan
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Cardiol 59:243-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute hyperglycemia in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 76:563-71. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Beneficial effect of prodromal angina pectoris is lost in elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction
    M Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Naka ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am Heart J 139:881-8. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of acute hyperglycemia on left ventricular function after reperfusion therapy in patients with a first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am Heart J 146:674-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Is admission hyperglycaemia in non-diabetic patients with acute myocardial infarction a surrogate for previously undiagnosed abnormal glucose tolerance?
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Eur Heart J 27:2413-9. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Glucometabolic responses during Glucose Tolerance Test: a comparison between known diabetes and newly detected diabetes after acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 152:78-82. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of blood glucose values on admission for acute myocardial infarction in patients with versus without diabetes mellitus
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Kumamoto University School of Medicine, Kumamoto, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 104:769-74. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of combined white blood cell count and plasma glucose for predicting in-hospital outcomes after acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshoma, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 97:1558-63. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of prodromal angina pectoris on altering the relation between time to reperfusion and outcomes after a first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 91:128-32. 2003

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Publications87

  1. doi request reprint Trial design and rationale of TY-51924 as a novel Na+/H+ exchanger inhibitor in patients with ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1, Fujishiro dai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan Electronic address
    J Cardiol 63:82-7. 2014
    ..We designed a Phase IIa proof of concept clinical trial to evaluate the potential of TY-51924, an NHE inhibitor, as adjunctive therapy to primary percutaneous coronary intervention (pPCI) for patients with STEMI...
  2. doi request reprint Thirty years trend in acute myocardial infarction during coronary angiography at a tertiary emergency center in Japan
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Cardiol 59:243-8. 2012
    ..Several modalities have been developed and primary percutaneous intervention with stent is the current preferred strategy for patients with AMI...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute hyperglycemia in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 76:563-71. 2012
    ..However, the optimal management goal of glucose levels for patients with acute hyperglycemia remains uncertain. Further studies are warranted into the appropriate management in patients with AMI and acute hyperglycemia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Beneficial effect of prodromal angina pectoris is lost in elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction
    M Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Naka ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am Heart J 139:881-8. 2000
    ..Recent experiments have reported that the beneficial effect of ischemic preconditioning are reversed in the aged heart...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of acute hyperglycemia on left ventricular function after reperfusion therapy in patients with a first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am Heart J 146:674-8. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the relationship between acute hyperglycemia and left ventricular function after reperfusion therapy for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is admission hyperglycaemia in non-diabetic patients with acute myocardial infarction a surrogate for previously undiagnosed abnormal glucose tolerance?
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Eur Heart J 27:2413-9. 2006
    ..To investigate whether admission hyperglycaemia in non-diabetic patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is a surrogate for previously undiagnosed abnormal glucose tolerance...
  7. doi request reprint Glucometabolic responses during Glucose Tolerance Test: a comparison between known diabetes and newly detected diabetes after acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 152:78-82. 2011
    ..Patients with new diabetes have poor outcomes, despite their lower HbA1c levels...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of blood glucose values on admission for acute myocardial infarction in patients with versus without diabetes mellitus
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Kumamoto University School of Medicine, Kumamoto, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 104:769-74. 2009
    ..In conclusion, optimal glucose level on admission may be different between diabetic and nondiabetic patients with AMI...
  9. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of combined white blood cell count and plasma glucose for predicting in-hospital outcomes after acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshoma, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 97:1558-63. 2006
    ..These findings suggested that a simple combination of WBC count and PG level might provide further information for predicting outcomes in patients with AMI...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of prodromal angina pectoris on altering the relation between time to reperfusion and outcomes after a first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 91:128-32. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that prodromal angina might favorably alter the relation between time to reperfusion and outcomes after AMI. However, prodromal angina did not afford any benefits if reperfusion was not achieved...
  11. doi request reprint Trends in gender difference in mortality after acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    J Cardiol 52:232-8. 2008
    ..Progress in management of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) might have changed the effect of gender on mortality...
  12. pmc Impact of diabetes mellitus on long term survival after acute myocardial infarction in patients with single vessel disease
    M Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33 Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Heart 86:133-8. 2001
    ..To assess the influence of diabetes on long term prognosis after reperfusion treatment and its interaction with multivessel disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus prevents ischemic preconditioning in patients with a first acute anterior wall myocardial infarction
    M Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1007-11. 2001
    ..This study was undertaken to assess whether prodromal angina could have beneficial effects in diabetic patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of admission hyperglycemia and diabetes mellitus on short- and long-term mortality after acute myocardial infarction in the coronary intervention era
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 99:1674-9. 2007
    ..Admission hyperglycemia and diabetes should be treated as 2 distinct disease states...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fifteen-year trend in the treatment and outcome of acute myocardial infarction in Japan
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 66:178-81. 2002
    ..2% and 5.5%, respectively; p=0.002). Stenting is now the most frequently chosen treatment for AMI and sustained TIMI grade 3 flow is obtained in most of the cases, with the result that mortality has reduced by 50% in the past decade...
  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of spontaneous anterograde flow of the infarct artery on left ventricular function in patients with a first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 90:5-9. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of prodromal angina pectoris and white blood cell count on outcome of patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 103:150-5. 2005
    ..Recent experimental studies have reported that preconditioning has anti-inflammatory effect...
  18. ncbi request reprint Acute hyperglycemia is associated with adverse outcome after acute myocardial infarction in the coronary intervention era
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am Heart J 150:814-20. 2005
    ..We also assessed outcome of patients with a history of diabetes mellitus in the PCI era...
  19. ncbi request reprint The white blood cell count is an independent predictor of no-reflow and mortality following acute myocardial infarction in the coronary interventional era
    Sunao Kojima
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Japan
    Ann Med 36:153-60. 2004
    ..However, the relationship between WBC count and prognosis after AMI has not been investigated since coronary intervention was introduced...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prognostic usefulness of serum uric acid after acute myocardial infarction (the Japanese Acute Coronary Syndrome Study)
    Sunao Kojima
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 96:489-95. 2005
    ..Serum UA level is a suitable marker for predicting AMI-related future adverse events, and the combination of Killip's class and serum UA level after AMI is a good predictor of mortality in patients who have AMI...
  21. doi request reprint Therapeutic hypothermia in combination with percutaneous coronary intervention in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest due to left main coronary artery disease
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Naka ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Heart Vessels 24:376-9. 2009
    ..Follow-up echocardiography 9 days later showed mild hypokinesia of the anterior wall with an ejection fraction of 77%. He was discharged with no neurologic complications 18 days later...
  22. ncbi request reprint Right bundle-branch block in anterior acute myocardial infarction in the coronary intervention era: acute angiographic findings and prognosis
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima, 730 8518 Japan
    Int J Cardiol 116:57-61. 2007
    ..Previous studies in the prethrombolytic or thrombolytic era have reported that right bundle-branch block (RBBB) is associated with poor clinical outcome in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous anterograde flow of the infarct artery preserves myocardial perfusion and fatty acid metabolism in patients with anterior acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Circ J 69:427-31. 2005
    ..It remains unclear whether spontaneous anterograde flow preserves myocardial fatty acid metabolism in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  24. doi request reprint Comparison of gender-specific mortality in patients < 70 years versus ≥ 70 years old with acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 108:772-5. 2011
    ..09, 95% confidence interval 0.53 to 2.24). In conclusion, female gender was associated with in-hospital mortality after acute myocardial infarction in patients ≥ 70 years old but not in patients < 70 years old...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus is associated with insufficient microvascular reperfusion following revascularization for anterior acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    Intern Med 42:554-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that lack of microvascular reperfusion following revascularization might be associated with a poor clinical outcome in diabetic patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic prediction of short-term prognosis in patients with acute myocardial infarction associated with the left main coronary artery
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Electrocardiol 42:106-10. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the usefulness of electrocardiogram on admission to predict short-term prognosis in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) associated with left main coronary artery (LMCA)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effect of acute hyperglycemia on the ischemic preconditioning effect of prodromal angina pectoris in patients with a first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 92:288-91. 2003
    ..We investigated a potential explanation for the association between acute hyperglycemia and adverse outcomes after acute myocardial infarction...
  28. ncbi request reprint Three-year follow-up of sirolimus-eluting stents vs. bare metal stents for acute myocardial infarction
    Kentaro Ejiri
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 76:65-70. 2012
    ..The long-term safety and efficacy of drug-eluting stents for patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) remain controversial...
  29. doi request reprint Prevalence of incidental coronary artery disease in tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Naka ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Coron Artery Dis 20:214-8. 2009
    ..However, it is probable that patients with tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy have an incidental CAD because most patients are elderly. We assessed the prevalence of incidental CAD...
  30. doi request reprint Accidental connection between the atrial and ventricular stylets during a stimulation threshold test for pacemaker implantation
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:190-2. 2010
    ..Electrocardiologists should recognize atrioventricular crosstalk during a stimulation threshold test to avoid repositioning the atrial lead unnecessarily or inducing ventricular arrhythmia...
  31. pmc Torsade de pointes associated with bradycardia and takotsubo cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cartdiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Can J Cardiol 24:640-2. 2008
    ..Because atrioventricular block recurred or persisted even after the resolution of takotsubo cardiomyopathy, the patients received permanent pacemakers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Time course of electrocardiographic changes in patients with tako-tsubo syndrome: comparison with acute myocardial infarction with minimal enzymatic release
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 68:77-81. 2004
    ..The time course of the electrocardiographic (ECG) changes in patients with tako-tsubo syndrome remains unknown...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the cardioprotective effect of prodromal angina pectoris and collateral circulation in patients with a first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 95:622-5. 2005
    ..In patients with diabetes mellitus, collateral circulation, but not prodromal angina pectoris, was associated with higher predischarge LVEF...
  34. ncbi request reprint Weekend onset of acute myocardial infarction does not have a negative impact on outcome in Japan
    Kunihiko Matsui
    Clinical Education Center, Kumamoto University Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Japan
    Circ J 71:1841-4. 2007
    ..However, it is unclear whether the same is true in Japan, which has a different healthcare system...
  35. ncbi request reprint Aspiration thrombectomy for acute myocardial infarction resulting from the sequential occlusions of two major coronary arteries in a short time
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    Intern Med 43:1166-70. 2004
    ..He was treated with aspiration thrombectomy...
  36. doi request reprint History of diabetes mellitus as a neurologic predictor in comatose survivors of cardiac arrest of cardiac origin treated with mild hypothermia
    Eisuke Kagawa
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33 Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Resuscitation 80:881-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the impact of a history of diabetes mellitus on the neurologic outcome in comatose survivors of cardiac arrest of cardiac origin treated with mild hypothermia...
  37. ncbi request reprint Takotsubo-like transient biventricular dysfunction with pressure gradients
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    Intern Med 44:727-32. 2005
    ..Follow-up cardiac catheterization after 16 days showed normal wall motion with no pressure gradients. However, dobutamine stress (10 microg/kg/min) caused a pressure gradient of 60 mmHg between the left ventricular apex and the aorta...
  38. ncbi request reprint Coronary angioscopic findings eight months after sirolimus-eluting stent implantation: a comparison between ST-elevation myocardial infarction and stable angina pectoris
    Kazuoki Dai
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    EuroIntervention 6:251-6. 2010
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the neointimal coverage and thrombus formation after SES implantation between patients with STEMI and those with stable angina pectoris (SAP)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Does coronary stenting affect microvascular circulation in patients with anterior acute myocardial infarction? Comparison with balloon angioplasty
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 66:917-20. 2002
    ..The data suggest that coronary stenting did not influence microvascular circulation (improvement or detriment) in patients with reperfused AMI...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effect of prodromal angina pectoris on the infarct progression in patients with first ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction
    Tatsuya Maruhashi
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 74:1651-7. 2010
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate the effect of prodromal AP on infarct progression after the onset of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction associated with myocardial bridging in a young adult
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    Intern Med 43:1157-61. 2004
    ..Intravascular ultrasound revealed an atherosclerotic plaque in the segment immediately proximal to the myocardial bridging, but did not reveal any plaque within or distal to the site. He was discharged 12 days later...
  42. ncbi request reprint Acute pericarditis unmasks ST-segment elevation in asymptomatic Brugada syndrome
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:201-3. 2006
    ..The current case implies that a Brugada-type ST-segment elevation, which is thought to be false in acute pericarditis, may be true in some patients with asymptomatic Brugada syndrome...
  43. doi request reprint Presentation of Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy in men and women
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Clin Cardiol 33:42-5. 2010
    ..Recent studies have demonstrated that stress-induced Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy is likely to occur in elderly female patients...
  44. pmc Who benefits most from mild therapeutic hypothermia in coronary intervention era? A retrospective and propensity-matched study
    Eisuke Kagawa
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33 Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Crit Care 14:R155. 2010
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Effect of intraaortic balloon pumping on left ventricular function in patients with persistent ST segment elevation after revascularization for acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 67:35-9. 2003
    ..54; follow-up: 86+/-22 ml/m(2) vs 83+/-18 ml/m(2), p=0.60). These data suggest that IABP enhances the improvement in LVEF independent of remodeling in AMI patients with persistent ST elevation after revascularization...
  46. ncbi request reprint Persistent left ventricular dysfunction in takotsubo cardiomyopathy after pacemaker implantation
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 70:641-4. 2006
    ..They had persistent left ventricular dysfunction even during their convalescence...
  47. doi request reprint Longitudinal extent of lipid pool assessed by optical coherence tomography predicts microvascular no-reflow after primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Hiroki Ikenaga
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Cardiol 62:71-6. 2013
    ..Longitudinal extent of lipid pool assessed by optical coherence tomography (OCT) may predict the risk of failure of microvascular reperfusion after primary PCI...
  48. doi request reprint Coronary angioscopic findings 9 months after everolimus-eluting stent implantation compared with sirolimus-eluting stents
    Kazuoki Dai
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Cardiol 61:22-30. 2013
    ..We assessed angioscopic findings after everolimus-eluting stents (EES) implantation, compared with sirolimus-eluting stents (SES)...
  49. doi request reprint Assessment of outcomes and differences between in- and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients treated with cardiopulmonary resuscitation using extracorporeal life support
    Eisuke Kagawa
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Resuscitation 81:968-73. 2010
    ..This study compared the outcomes of IHCA and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) patients treated with ECLS...
  50. ncbi request reprint Temporary overdriving pacing as an adjunct to antiarrhythmic drug therapy for electrical storm in acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 69:613-6. 2005
    ..Even after stoppage of 25 h overdride pacing, it never recurred. Temporary overdrive pacing is an easy and feasible therapy for a drug-resistant electrical storm associated with AMI and should be performed in the early stage...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Acute myocardial infarction with incompletely obstructed infarct-related coronary artery]
    Takuji Kawagoe
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital
    Nihon Rinsho . 2007
  52. ncbi request reprint Impact of the magnitude of the initial ST-segment elevation on left ventricular function in patients with anterior acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 68:903-8. 2004
    ..In the percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) era, the impact of initial ST-segment elevation magnitude on left ventricular (LV) function in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) remains unclear...
  53. ncbi request reprint Right atrial thrombosis as a complication of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    Intern Med 45:457-60. 2006
    ..Four months after the operation, a solid thrombus (48x30 mm) appeared again at the same site despite anticoagulant treatment. The patient died of both left and right heart failure 33 months after the operation...
  54. ncbi request reprint Pressure tracings in obstructive Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:317-9. 2007
    ..Follow-up transthoracic echocardiography 13 days later showed normal left ventricular wall motion with no pressure gradient through the left ventricular outflow tract...
  55. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of Lipoprotein (a) for predicting progression of non-culprit coronary lesions after acute myocardial infarction
    Hiroki Ikenaga
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Circ J 75:2847-52. 2011
    ..The serum lipoprotein (a) [Lp(a)] level is genetically determined and remains consistent during a person's life. Previous cohort studies have reported that subjects with a high Lp(a) level are at high risk of cardiac events...
  56. ncbi request reprint Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy after successful resuscitation of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:465-8. 2010
    ..In conclusion, cardiologists should recognize that takotsubo cardiomyopathy can occur even after successful resuscitation of cardiac arrest. Early diagnosis and appropriate intensive care are essential in these critically ill patients...
  57. ncbi request reprint [A 78-year-old man with old anterior myocardial infarction showing normalization of poor R-wave in precordial leads after persistent chest pain]
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Moto machi 7 33, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518
    J Cardiol 43:289-91. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Clinical implication of persistent ischemic chest pain on admission in patients with late reperfused acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    Intern Med 41:920-4. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the implication of persistent ischemic chest pain on in-hospital outcome and left ventricular function after late reperfused AMI...
  59. ncbi request reprint Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy after upper gastrointestinal tract examination
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Moto machi
    Intern Med 45:703-4. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of massive oral nicorandil in a patient with variant angina refractory to conventional treatment
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    Intern Med 42:163-7. 2003
    ..Intravenous bolus administration of nicorandil was consistently effective to relieve his symptoms. Anginal attack was finally prevented by massive oral nicorandil in addition to conventional treatment...
  61. ncbi request reprint Long-term nitrate therapy after acute myocardial infarction does not improve or aggravate prognosis
    Sunao Kojima
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan
    Circ J 71:301-7. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular apical thrombus formation in a patient with suspected tako-tsubo-like left ventricular dysfunction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Japan
    Circ J 67:556-8. 2003
    ..Her clinical course suggested that the transient cerebral ischemic attack was caused by embolism of the left ventricular thrombus associated with 'tako-tsubo-like left ventricular dysfunction'...
  63. ncbi request reprint Myocardial perfusion and fatty acid metabolism in patients with tako-tsubo-like left ventricular dysfunction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:743-8. 2003
    ..We sought to assess myocardial perfusion and metabolism in patients with peculiar transient asynergy, which consisted of basal normokinesia and apical akinesia of the left ventricle (LV) at the same time...
  64. doi request reprint The decrease in QRS amplitude after aortic valve replacement in patients with aortic valve stenosis
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    J Electrocardiol 42:410-3. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of aortic valve replacement on electrocardiogram (ECG) in patients with aortic valve stenosis...
  65. ncbi request reprint Assessment of medications in patients with tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 134:e120-3. 2009
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy can occur despite treatment with calcium channel blockers, nitrates or beta-blockers, suggesting limitation of these medications to prevent tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy...
  66. ncbi request reprint Documentation of acute increase in ventricular capture threshold after direct current cardioversion with AutoCapture threshold record
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33 Moto machi, Nakaku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:1009-10. 2005
    ..Careful follow-up is required to be sure that the system continues to function according to its design specifications...
  67. ncbi request reprint Tako-tsubo-like left ventricular dysfunction with ST-segment elevation: a novel cardiac syndrome mimicking acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am Heart J 143:448-55. 2002
    ..Our aim was to evaluate its clinical features and causes...
  68. ncbi request reprint [A 55-year-old man presenting with manifest ST elevation 16 hours after reperfusion therapy for acute anterior myocardial infarction]
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Hiroshima
    J Cardiol 44:39-42. 2004
  69. doi request reprint Therapeutic hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest due to Brugada syndrome
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, 7 33, Moto machi, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518, Japan
    Resuscitation 79:332-5. 2008
    ..In conclusion, therapeutic hypothermia with a temperature of 34.0 degrees C can be used safely in Brugada syndrome...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Image diagnosis]
    Masaharu Ishihara
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital
    Nihon Rinsho 61:468-72. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint [A 55-year-old man with prior myocardial infarction presenting with congestive heart failure refractory to medical treatment]
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Moto machi 7 33, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518
    J Cardiol 43:37-8. 2004
  72. ncbi request reprint [Cardiovascular imaging in-a-month. A 70-year-old man with prior myocardial infarction presenting with Q wave regression during chest pain. Left tension pneumothorax]
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Department of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Moto machi 7 33, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518
    J Cardiol 43:151-3. 2004
  73. pmc Development of digital subtraction angiography for coronary artery
    Megumi Yamamoto
    Major in Medical Engineering and Technology, Graduate Course in Integrated Human Studies, Hiroshima International University, 555 36 Kurose Gakuendai, Higashi, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Digit Imaging 22:319-25. 2009
    ..The results indicated a considerable improvement in DSA image quality; thus, the coronary arteries, carotid artery, and vein were clearly enhanced...
  74. ncbi request reprint Effects of preinfarction angina pectoris on infarct size and in-hospital mortality after coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Masami Kosuge
    Division of Cardiology, Yokohama City University Medical Center, Yokohama, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 92:840-3. 2003
    ..Beneficial effects of preinfarction angina on infarct size and in-hospital outcome are evident in patients with anterior infarction, but not in those with nonanterior infarction...
  75. ncbi request reprint Effects of glucose abnormalities on in-hospital outcome after coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Masami Kosuge
    Division of Cardiology, Yokohama City University Medical Center, Yokohama, Japan
    Circ J 69:375-9. 2005
    ..We examined the association between glucose abnormalities and in-hospital outcome in patients undergoing PCI for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  76. ncbi request reprint Beneficial effect of preinfarction angina on in-hospital outcome is preserved in elderly patients undergoing coronary intervention for anterior acute myocardial infarction
    Masami Kosuge
    Division of Cardiology, Yokohama City University Medical Center, Yokohama, Japan
    Circ J 69:630-5. 2005
    ..However, it remains unclear whether preinfarction angina has a beneficial effect on clinical outcome in elderly patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  77. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in early mortality of patients undergoing primary stenting for acute myocardial infarction
    Masami Kosuge
    Division of Cardiology, Yokohama City University Medical Center, Japan
    Circ J 70:217-21. 2006
    ..Limited information exists regarding the impact of gender on in-hospital outcome after primary stenting for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  78. ncbi request reprint Impact of body mass index on in-hospital outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention for ST segment elevation acute myocardial infarction
    Masami Kosuge
    Division of Cardiology, Yokohama City University Medical Center, Japan
    Circ J 72:521-5. 2008
    ..The impact of body mass index (BMI) on outcomes after primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) remains unclear...
  79. ncbi request reprint Variant form of tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Int J Cardiol 119:e56-8. 2007
    ..ST-segment elevation was obvious in leads V1-3 rather than in leads V4-6. Because ST-segment elevation is absent in left precordial leads, cardiologists should take care not to fail to diagnose variant form of tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy...
  80. ncbi request reprint [Cardiovascular imaging in-a-month. A 64-year-old woman showing ST depression and widening QRS during anginal attack. Unstable angina due to left main coronary artery spasm]
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Division of Cardiology, Hiroshima City Hospital, Moto machi 7 33, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8518
    J Cardiol 41:103-5. 2003
  81. ncbi request reprint Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy after automobile accident
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Int J Cardiol 118:e16-8. 2007
    ..Clinicians should recognize that tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy is one of etiologies of chest symptom after automobile accident. It can occur due to emotional stress even if patients have no external injury...
  82. doi request reprint Clinical profile of patients with symptomatic glycyrrhizin-induced hypokalemia
    Satoshi Kurisu
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1579-81. 2008
  83. ncbi request reprint Documentation of dynamic electrocardiographic changes shortly after the onset of tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Int J Cardiol 119:258-60. 2007
    ..We diagnosed her as having tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy. She was discharged well 10 days later...
  84. ncbi request reprint Documentation of early improvement of left ventricular function in tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Int J Cardiol 114:E70-2. 2007
    ..She was diagnosed as having tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy. Follow-up left ventriculography showed marked improvement of the left ventricular function (ejection fraction=74%) during only 41 h. She was discharged 3 days later...
  85. ncbi request reprint Circadian variation in the occurrence of tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy: comparison with acute myocardial infarction
    Satoshi Kurisu
    Int J Cardiol 115:270-1. 2007
  86. ncbi request reprint Novel percutaneous catheter thrombectomy in acute massive pulmonary embolism: rotational bidirectional thrombectomy (ROBOT)
    Masashi Yoshida
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Science, Japan
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:112-7. 2006
    ..We designed and investigated the efficacy of a novel percutaneous catheter therapy, rotational bidirectional thrombectomy (ROBOT), for PE...
  87. ncbi request reprint Human atrial natriuretic peptide and nicorandil as adjuncts to reperfusion treatment for acute myocardial infarction (J-WIND): two randomised trials
    Masafumi Kitakaze
    Cardiovascular Division of Medicine, National Cardiovascular Centre, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Lancet 370:1483-93. 2007
    ..Patients who have acute myocardial infarction remain at major risk of cardiovascular events. We aimed to assess the effects of either human atrial natriuretic peptide or nicorandil on infarct size and cardiovascular outcome...