Machi Suka

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Affiliation: Jikei University School of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reading comprehension of health checkup reports and health literacy in Japanese people
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 19:295-306. 2014
  2. pmc The 14-item health literacy scale for Japanese adults (HLS-14)
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 18:407-15. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint [Changes in the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese workers during decade 2001-2011]
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 8 25 3 Nishi Shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 55:1-10. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Impact of weight gain on cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese male workers
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1288-92. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Improvement in health-related quality of life in MPO-ANCA-associated vasculitis patients treated with cyclophosphamide plus prednisolone: an analysis of 18 months of follow-up data from the JMAAV study
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 22:877-84. 2012
  6. pmc BMI, waist circumference, and clustering of cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese adults
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 16:90-6. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of the Japanese version of the newest vital sign: a preliminary study
    Takamichi Kogure
    Department of Health Policy Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Tokyo, Japan Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Relief Center, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e94582. 2014

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Reading comprehension of health checkup reports and health literacy in Japanese people
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 19:295-306. 2014
    ..To determine the reading comprehension of health checkup reports in the context of health literacy (HL) in Japanese people...
  2. pmc The 14-item health literacy scale for Japanese adults (HLS-14)
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 18:407-15. 2013
    ..Most existing tools for measuring health literacy (HL) focus on reading comprehension and numeracy in English speakers. The aim of this study was to develop a generic HL measure for Japanese adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Changes in the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese workers during decade 2001-2011]
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 8 25 3 Nishi Shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 55:1-10. 2013
    ..To describe the 10-year changes in the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese workers...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of weight gain on cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese male workers
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1288-92. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of weight gain on cardiovascular risk factors among younger (25 to 44 years) and older (45 to 64 years) Japanese male workers in terms of population attributable risk percentage (PAR%)...
  5. doi request reprint Improvement in health-related quality of life in MPO-ANCA-associated vasculitis patients treated with cyclophosphamide plus prednisolone: an analysis of 18 months of follow-up data from the JMAAV study
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 22:877-84. 2012
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  6. pmc BMI, waist circumference, and clustering of cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese adults
    Machi Suka
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 16:90-6. 2011
    ..To examine whether the association between waist circumference (WC) and clustering of cardiovascular risk factors varies with obesity (BMI) status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of the Japanese version of the newest vital sign: a preliminary study
    Takamichi Kogure
    Department of Health Policy Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Tokyo, Japan Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Relief Center, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e94582. 2014
    ..These three HL abilities comprise a 3-step hierarchical structure. Adequate HL should be promoted in chronic pain patients to enable coping, improve functioning, and increase activities of daily living (ADLs) and quality of life (QOL). ..