Kozo Tanno

Summary

Affiliation: Iwate Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors and mortality in the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study for Evaluation of Cancer (JACC)
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka 020 8505, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 8:113-22. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Associations of ikigai as a positive psychological factor with all-cause mortality and cause-specific mortality among middle-aged and elderly Japanese people: findings from the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, Morioka, Iwate, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 67:67-75. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentrations measured by a direct homogeneous assay and by the Friedewald formula in a large community population
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 411:1774-80. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Associations of marital status with mortality from all causes and mortality from cardiovascular disease in Japanese haemodialysis patients
    Kozo Tanno
    School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 2 1 1, Nishitokuta, Yahaba, Iwate 028 3694, Japan E mail
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 28:1013-20. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Poor self-rated health is significantly associated with elevated C-reactive protein levels in women, but not in men, in the Japanese general population
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Yahaba, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 73:225-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Sex-specific threshold levels of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide for prediction of cardiovascular event risk in a Japanese population initially free of cardiovascular disease
    Motoyuki Nakamura
    Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 108:1564-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Dietary intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids is inversely associated with CRP levels, especially among male smokers
    Masaki Ohsawa
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 201:184-91. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Plasma B-type natriuretic peptide is useful for cardiovascular risk assessment in community-based diabetes subjects: comparison with albuminuria
    Masayuki Onodera
    Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    Int Heart J 53:176-81. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Predictive value of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide for ischemic stroke: a community-based longitudinal study
    Tomohiro Takahashi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 207:298-303. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Influence of the great East Japan earthquake and tsunami 2011 on occurrence of cerebrovascular diseases in Iwate, Japan
    Shinichi Omama
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Stroke 44:1518-24. 2013

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors and mortality in the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study for Evaluation of Cancer (JACC)
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka 020 8505, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 8:113-22. 2007
    ..Joyfulness was associated with decreased mortality, especially from CVD. A feeling of being trusted was also protective, again particularly for CVD...
  2. doi request reprint Associations of ikigai as a positive psychological factor with all-cause mortality and cause-specific mortality among middle-aged and elderly Japanese people: findings from the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, Morioka, Iwate, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 67:67-75. 2009
    ..To determine whether presence of ikigai as a positive psychological factor is associated with decreased risks for all-cause and cause-specific mortality among middle-aged and elderly Japanese men and women...
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentrations measured by a direct homogeneous assay and by the Friedewald formula in a large community population
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 411:1774-80. 2010
    ..We compare the direct homogeneous low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) assay with the Friedewald formula (FF) for determination of LDL-C in a large community-dwelling population...
  4. doi request reprint Associations of marital status with mortality from all causes and mortality from cardiovascular disease in Japanese haemodialysis patients
    Kozo Tanno
    School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 2 1 1, Nishitokuta, Yahaba, Iwate 028 3694, Japan E mail
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 28:1013-20. 2013
    ..Conclusions The findings suggest that single status is a significant predictor for all-cause mortality and CVD mortality and that divorced/widowed status is a significant predictor for CVD mortality in haemodialysis patients...
  5. doi request reprint Poor self-rated health is significantly associated with elevated C-reactive protein levels in women, but not in men, in the Japanese general population
    Kozo Tanno
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Yahaba, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 73:225-31. 2012
    ..Self-rated health (SRH) is associated with risk for mortality, but its biological basis is poorly understood. We examined the association between SRH and low-grade inflammation in a Japanese general population...
  6. doi request reprint Sex-specific threshold levels of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide for prediction of cardiovascular event risk in a Japanese population initially free of cardiovascular disease
    Motoyuki Nakamura
    Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 108:1564-9. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Dietary intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids is inversely associated with CRP levels, especially among male smokers
    Masaki Ohsawa
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 201:184-91. 2008
    ..To examine whether dietary intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3PUFA) is associated with serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels with regard to smoking status in the Japanese general population in a cross-sectional study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Plasma B-type natriuretic peptide is useful for cardiovascular risk assessment in community-based diabetes subjects: comparison with albuminuria
    Masayuki Onodera
    Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    Int Heart J 53:176-81. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Predictive value of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide for ischemic stroke: a community-based longitudinal study
    Tomohiro Takahashi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 207:298-303. 2009
    ..However, the predictive value of plasma BNP for ischemic stroke remains unknown. We have studied the predictive ability of plasma BNP for future development of stroke in community dwelling adults...
  10. doi request reprint Influence of the great East Japan earthquake and tsunami 2011 on occurrence of cerebrovascular diseases in Iwate, Japan
    Shinichi Omama
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Stroke 44:1518-24. 2013
    ..This study was performed to determine the influence of the tsunami damage caused by the Great East Japan earthquake on occurrence of cerebrovascular diseases...
  11. doi request reprint Gender-specific risk stratification with plasma B-type natriuretic peptide for future onset of congestive heart failure and mortality in the Japanese general population
    Motoyuki Nakamura
    Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 143:124-9. 2010
    ..However, no studies have examined gender-specific risk stratification of plasma BNP levels for future onset of CHF and mortality...
  12. doi request reprint Influence of mild-to-moderate alcohol consumption on cardiovascular diseases in men from the general population
    Shinji Makita
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka 020 8505, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 224:222-7. 2012
    ..1 years). Alcohol consumption was categorized into 3 groups (A1, none or occasional; A2, ≤25 g/day; A3, >25 g/day as ethanol) at baseline...
  13. doi request reprint Serum selenium levels are inversely associated with death risk among hemodialysis patients
    Yosuke Fujishima
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3331-8. 2011
    ..Previous studies have indicated that serum selenium levels are decreased in hemodialysis patients. Selenium deficiency may contribute to an increased risk for death among hemodialysis patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Seropositivity for anti-HCV core antigen is independently associated with increased all-cause, cardiovascular, and liver disease-related mortality in hemodialysis patients
    Masaki Ohsawa
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Iwate, Japan
    J Epidemiol 21:491-9. 2011
    ..It is not known whether chronic or past hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection contributes to the high mortality rate in hemodialysis patients...
  15. doi request reprint Prehypertension subtype with elevated C-reactive protein: risk of ischemic stroke in a general Japanese population
    Fumitaka Tanaka
    Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Am J Hypertens 23:1108-13. 2010
    ..This cohort study investigated whether the high-risk group for future ischemic stroke among PreHT subjects can be predicted by stratification of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Plasma B-type natriuretic peptide level and cardiovascular events in chronic kidney disease in a community-based population
    Masafumi Sakuma
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology Division, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Circ J 74:792-7. 2010
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Mortality risk attributable to atrial fibrillation in middle-aged and elderly people in the Japanese general population: nineteen-year follow-up in NIPPON DATA80
    Masaki Ohsawa
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka 020 8505, Japan
    Circ J 71:814-9. 2007
    ..The extent to which atrial fibrillation (AF) contributes to mortality in the Japanese general population has not been clarified...
  18. doi request reprint Serum selenium levels in hemodialysis patients are significantly lower than those in healthy controls
    Yosuke Fujishima
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Blood Purif 32:43-7. 2011
    ..Selenium levels in hemodialysis patients were decreased. Whether decreased serum selenium levels contribute to increased risks for morbidity and mortality in hemodialysis patients should be examined...
  19. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in the Japanese northeastern rural population
    Masaki Ohsawa
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 137:226-35. 2009
    ..People living in the northeastern part of Japan have high prevalences of hypertension and stroke. The current status of cardiovascular risk factors in them should be elucidated...
  20. doi request reprint Serum C-reactive protein levels can be used to predict future ischemic stroke and mortality in Japanese men from the general population
    Shinji Makita
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka 0208505, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 204:234-8. 2009
    ..The present study examined the predictive value of serum high sensitivity CRP (hs-CRP) levels for future cerebrovascular events and mortality in the general Japanese population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Factors related to tooth loss among community-dwelling middle-aged and elderly Japanese men
    Ayumi Ando
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Yahaba, Iwate, Japan
    J Epidemiol 23:301-6. 2013
    ..Using data from a large-scale community-based Japanese population, we attempted to identify factors associated with tooth loss in middle-aged and elderly men...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparison of predictability of future cardiovascular events between chronic kidney disease (CKD) stage based on CKD epidemiology collaboration equation and that based on modification of diet in renal disease equation in the Japanese general population--I
    Masaki Ohsawa
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Iwate, Japan
    Circ J 77:1315-25. 2013
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Serum C-reactive protein levels and death and cardiovascular events in mild to moderate chronic kidney disease
    Yorihiko Koeda
    Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Iwate, Japan
    Int Heart J 52:180-4. 2011
    ..77 (95% CI; 1.61-4.77). These results suggest that serum hsCRP measurement is a useful tool for the risk stratification of CV events and death in CKD male subjects selected from the general population...
  24. ncbi request reprint Standardized prevalence ratios for chronic hepatitis C virus infection among adult Japanese hemodialysis patients
    Masaki Ohsawa
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    J Epidemiol 20:30-9. 2010
    ..Many studies have estimated the prevalence of anti-hepatitis C virus (HCV) antibody among hemodialysis (HD) patients; however, the prevalence of HCV core antigen-which indicates the presence of chronic HCV infection-is not known...
  25. doi request reprint Serum ionic fluoride concentrations are related to renal function and menopause status but not to age in a Japanese general population
    Kazuyoshi Itai
    Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Iwate, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 411:263-6. 2010
    ..There have been no studies in which fasting serum ionic fluoride (SIF) concentrations in a general population were investigated despite the fact that SIF has various activities in humans...
  26. doi request reprint Association of hip fracture incidence and intake of calcium, magnesium, vitamin D, and vitamin K
    Yumi Yaegashi
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka, Iwate, 020 8505, Japan
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:219-25. 2008
    ..To analyze the association between hip fracture incidence in 12 regional blocks within Japan and dietary intake of four key nutrients: calcium, magnesium, vitamin D, and vitamin K...
  27. doi request reprint Survey of early preterm singleton live births in Iwate Prefecture as a provincial model of the medical situation in Japan
    Hidekazu Nishigori
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, Morioka, Iwate, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:867-73. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to survey early preterm (prior to 32 weeks' gestation) singleton live births in Iwate Prefecture as a provincial model of the medical situation in Japan...
  28. doi request reprint Serum ionic fluoride concentrations are significantly decreased after treatment with alendronate in patients with osteoporosis
    Hironori Sato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 412:2146-9. 2011
    ..We determined serum ionic fluoride (SIF) concentrations before and after treatment of osteoporosis with alendronate to clarify whether SIF concentrations directly reflect a change in bone metabolism...