Mitsuyoshi Urashima

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Affiliation: Jikei University School of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A seasonal model to simulate influenza oscillation in Tokyo
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 56:43-7. 2003
  2. pmc Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli, Japan, 1999-2004
    Mio Sakuma
    Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:323-5. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Randomized trial of vitamin D supplementation to prevent seasonal influenza A in schoolchildren
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishi Shimbashi 3 25 8, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1255-60. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint MDM2 protein overexpression inhibits apoptosis of TF-1 granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor-dependent acute myeloblastic leukemia cells
    M Urashima
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Blood 92:959-67. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Seasonal models of herpangina and hand-foot-mouth disease to simulate annual fluctuations in urban warming in Tokyo
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 56:48-53. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Gene expression profiles of peripheral and cord blood mononuclear cells altered by thymic stromal lymphopoietin
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Division of Clinical Research and Development, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Res 57:563-9. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of vitamin D supplementation in Parkinson disease
    Masahiko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Katsushika Medical Center and the Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1004-13. 2013
  8. pmc Interactions between serum vitamin D levels and vitamin D receptor gene FokI polymorphisms for renal function in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Keitaro Yokoyama
    Division of Kidney, Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e51171. 2012
  9. pmc Copy number amplification of the PIK3CA gene is associated with poor prognosis in non-lymph node metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Toshihito Suda
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    BMC Cancer 12:416. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Functional mutation analysis of EGFR family genes and corresponding lymph node metastases in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Takanori Hama
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Clin Exp Metastasis 29:19-25. 2012

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Publications59

  1. ncbi request reprint A seasonal model to simulate influenza oscillation in Tokyo
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 56:43-7. 2003
    ..These results suggest that most of the oscillation in the number of influenza cases may be explained using a seasonal model that can simulate the impact of global warming...
  2. pmc Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli, Japan, 1999-2004
    Mio Sakuma
    Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:323-5. 2006
    ..The annual incidence was 2.74/100,000 population; its fluctuation over time and space was associated with climate, socioeconomic, and population factors...
  3. doi request reprint Randomized trial of vitamin D supplementation to prevent seasonal influenza A in schoolchildren
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishi Shimbashi 3 25 8, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1255-60. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, no rigorously designed clinical trials have evaluated the relation between vitamin D and physician-diagnosed seasonal influenza...
  4. ncbi request reprint MDM2 protein overexpression inhibits apoptosis of TF-1 granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor-dependent acute myeloblastic leukemia cells
    M Urashima
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Blood 92:959-67. 1998
    ..These results suggest that GM-CSF-independent growth of AML cells is associated with overexpression of MDM2 protein and related modulation of p53 expression...
  5. ncbi request reprint Seasonal models of herpangina and hand-foot-mouth disease to simulate annual fluctuations in urban warming in Tokyo
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 56:48-53. 2003
    ..These results suggest that our seasonal models may quantify the dependency of infectious diseases on seasonal parameters and simulate the impact of global warming...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gene expression profiles of peripheral and cord blood mononuclear cells altered by thymic stromal lymphopoietin
    Mitsuyoshi Urashima
    Division of Clinical Research and Development, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Res 57:563-9. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the advent of microarray technology may enable us to screen novel molecular targets to treat TSLP-related allergic inflammation...
  7. doi request reprint Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of vitamin D supplementation in Parkinson disease
    Masahiko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Katsushika Medical Center and the Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1004-13. 2013
    ..In our previous study, higher serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations and the vitamin D receptor (VDR) FokI CC genotype were associated with milder Parkinson disease (PD)...
  8. pmc Interactions between serum vitamin D levels and vitamin D receptor gene FokI polymorphisms for renal function in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Keitaro Yokoyama
    Division of Kidney, Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e51171. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Copy number amplification of the PIK3CA gene is associated with poor prognosis in non-lymph node metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Toshihito Suda
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    BMC Cancer 12:416. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Functional mutation analysis of EGFR family genes and corresponding lymph node metastases in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Takanori Hama
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Clin Exp Metastasis 29:19-25. 2012
    ..These results contribute to our understanding of the genetic basis of drug sensitivity and will help design drugs that specifically target different subtypes of HNSCC...
  11. doi request reprint 25-hydroxyvitamin D, vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms, and severity of Parkinson's disease
    Masahiko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Mov Disord 27:264-71. 2012
    ..However, significant associations were not observed in 1,25-hydroxyvitamin D levels...
  12. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of epidermal growth factor receptor phosphorylation and mutation in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Takanori Hama
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Oncologist 14:900-8. 2009
    ..In conclusion, phosphorylated EGFR without mutations may be a marker of poor prognosis in patients with HNSCC...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gastric ulcer after laparoscopic fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease: significance of the eradication of Helicobacter pylori
    Nobuo Omura
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:193-6. 2007
    ..The eradication of H. pylori may be an effective therapeutic means to prevent gastric ulcers recurrence after fundoplication...
  14. ncbi request reprint Increased synthesis of indoleamine-2,3-dioxygenase protein is positively associated with impaired survival in patients with serous-type, but not with other types of, ovarian cancer
    Miho Takao
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Oncol Rep 17:1333-9. 2007
    ..These results suggested that the increased synthesis of IDO protein was positively associated with impaired survival only in the serous type of ovarian cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cardiac sympathetic denervation in bradykinesia-dominant Parkinson's disease
    Masahiko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroreport 18:1867-70. 2007
    ..Our results suggest a close link between myocardial sympathetic degeneration and bradykinesia, age at onset and disease duration...
  16. pmc The odor stick identification test for Japanese differentiates Parkinson's disease from multiple system atrophy and progressive supra nuclear palsy
    Masahiko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, Aoto Hospital, Jikei University School of Medicine, 6 41 2 Aoto Katsushika ku, Tokyo 125 8506, Japan
    BMC Neurol 11:157. 2011
    ..There is no information on the sensitivity and specificity of OSIT-J in the diagnosis of parkinsonian syndromes such as PSP and MSA-P...
  17. pmc Prognostic significance of vitamin D receptor polymorphisms in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Takanori Hama
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e29634. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that a similar association would be observed in patients with head and neck squamous-cell carcinoma (HNSCC)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Collis gastroplasty and Nissen fundoplication for reflux esophagitis with shortened esophagus in Japanese patients
    Kazuto Tsuboi
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:401-5. 2006
    ..There is an extremely small number of surgical cases of laparoscopic Collis gastroplasty and Nissen fundoplication (LCN procedure) in Japan, and it is a fact that the surgical results are not thoroughly examined...
  19. ncbi request reprint Establishment of an immortalized human extravillous trophoblast cell line by retroviral infection of E6/E7/hTERT and its transcriptional profile during hypoxia and reoxygenation
    Hiroko Omi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Jikei University, School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Mol Med 23:229-36. 2009
    ..Forty-three genes showing reversible up- or down-regulation during hypoxia were detected using an oligonucleotide array. This newly immortalized cell line, HChEpC1b, is a useful model for the study of extravillous trophoblast function...
  20. ncbi request reprint Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase serves as a marker of poor prognosis in gene expression profiles of serous ovarian cancer cells
    Aikou Okamoto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 11:6030-9. 2005
    ..We aimed to find key molecules associated with chemoresistance in ovarian cancer using gene expression profiling as a screening tool...
  21. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study of the association between circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and predicted operative mortality of patients with cardiovascular disease
    Yusuke Tsutsumi
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 58:327-32. 2012
    ..These results suggest that serum 25OHD levels are inversely associated with operative risk severity of patients undergoing major cardiovascular surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Physical and socioeconomic predictors of birthweight in Japan
    Satoshi Teramoto
    Department of Pediatrics, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Kashiwa shi, Chiba, Japan
    Pediatr Int 48:274-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize physical and socioeconomic factors associated with birthweight in Tokyo, Japan...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of gelatinization on gastric emptying and absorption
    Naruo Kawasaki
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1843-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the gastric emptying and absorption obtained by 13C-breath test after ingestion of liquid or gelatinized liquid nutrients...
  24. doi request reprint The combination of serum trefoil factor 3 and pepsinogen testing is a valid non-endoscopic biomarker for predicting the presence of gastric cancer: a new marker for gastric cancer risk
    Mitsuru Kaise
    Department of Gastroenterology, Toranomon Hospital, 2 2 2 Toranomon, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8470, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 46:736-45. 2011
    ..Although pepsinogen (PG) testing has been introduced as a predictor, its predictive power is not satisfactory. We examined whether serum trefoil factor (TFF) could be a non-endoscopic predictor of the presence of gastric cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Bisphosphonate incadronate prevents total gastrectomy-induced osteopenia in rats
    Yutaka Suzuki
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Bone 35:1346-52. 2004
    ..3 mg kg(-1) day(-1) oral administration of INC (n=7); and (4) total GX with 3.0 mg kg(-1) day(-1) oral administration of INC (n=7)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Association of extracellular matrix metalloproteinase inducer in endometrial carcinoma with patient outcomes and clinicopathogenesis using monoclonal antibody 12C3
    Kazu Ueda
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Oncol Rep 17:731-5. 2007
    ..08; 95% CI, 1.32-7.19; P=0.01). These results suggest that measurement of EMMPRIN expression with simple immunohistochemical staining may enhance the understanding of the pathophysiology of endometrial carcinoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint Facilitated beam-walking recovery during acute phase by kynurenic acid treatment in a rat model of photochemically induced thrombosis causing focal cerebral ischemia
    Masahiro Abo
    Department of Rehabilitation, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurosignals 15:102-10. 2006
    ..0001), as evaluated with beam walking. These results suggest that intrathecal administration of a glycine receptor antagonist may facilitate behavioral recovery during the acute phase after brain infarction...
  28. ncbi request reprint Covering the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube prevents peristomal infection
    Yutaka Suzuki
    Department of Surgery, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, and Department of Surgery, Mashiko Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    World J Surg 30:1450-8. 2006
    ..This study aimed to determine whether covering the PEG tube with a sheath that could be detached in the stomach could help prevent peristomal infection...
  29. ncbi request reprint Impaired cardiovascular autonomic function in Parkinson's disease with visual hallucinations
    Hisayoshi Oka
    Department of Neurology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Mov Disord 22:1510-4. 2007
    ..Severe dysfunction in PD with VH is probably attributed to Lewy-body lesions or neuronal loss in sympathetic ganglia, the central autonomic system, or both...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of vascular endothelial growth factor D in gastric carcinoma
    Atsuo Shida
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishi Shinbashi, 3 25 8, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    World J Surg 29:1600-7. 2005
    ..Our data indicate the involvement of VEGF-D in tumor progression via lymphoangiogenic pathways. Practically, VEGF-D expression can be useful for predicting RFS and OS in patients with gastric carcinoma...
  31. pmc Serum vitamin D levels and survival of patients with colorectal cancer: post-hoc analysis of a prospective cohort study
    Hidetoshi Mezawa
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishi Shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Cancer 10:347. 2010
    ..In this study, we directly measured serum 25OHD levels at surgery and examined the association with survival among patients with colorectal cancer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Epidural administration of morphine facilitates time of appearance of first gastric interdigestive migrating complex in dogs with paralytic ileus after open abdominal surgery
    Tomoko Nakayoshi
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:648-54. 2007
    ..These results suggest that epidural administration of morphine may facilitate recovery from paralytic ileus after open abdominal surgery, perhaps through its effects on the central nervous system...
  33. ncbi request reprint Gene and protein expression profiling during differentiation of neuroblastoma cells triggered by 13-cis retinoic acid
    Yuki Yuza
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:715-20. 2003
    ..The authors used microarray technologies to screen molecules associated with the differentiation of neuroblastoma (NB) cells induced by 13-cis retinoic acid...
  34. doi request reprint Bimodal effects of obesity ratio on disease duration of respiratory syncytial virus infection in children
    Naoe Akiyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Fuji Chuo Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan
    Allergol Int 60:305-8. 2011
    ..Thus, we examined association between obesity ratios and duration of disease in children with Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) infection...
  35. ncbi request reprint Placement of a metallic stent across the main duodenal papilla may predispose to cholangitis
    Tomoyoshi Okamoto
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, The Jikei University, Tokyo, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:792-6. 2006
    ..Cholangitis is a major complication after metallic stent placement to treat biliary obstruction, and it may impair quality of life. Whether transpapillary stent placement contributes cholangitis is still controversial...
  36. ncbi request reprint Risk of metabolic syndrome persists twenty years after the cessation of smoking
    Takashi Wada
    Health Care Center, Shimbashi Medical Check up Office, Tokyo
    Intern Med 46:1079-82. 2007
    ..Smoking also causes insulin resistance to develop. To clarify whether smoking is correlated with MetS and how long MetS remains after smoking cessation we undertook a retrospective study...
  37. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of free ubiquitin and multi-ubiquitin chain in colorectal cancer
    Yoshio Ishibashi
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Cancer Lett 211:111-7. 2004
    ..We conclude that the levels of FUb and MUC were up-regulated in colorectal cancer and were correlated with the pathological findings...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cinacalcet for hemodialyzed patients with or without a high PTH level to control serum calcium and phosphorus: ECO (evaluation of cinacalcet HCl outcome) study
    Keitaro Yokoyama
    Division of Kidney and Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Nephrol 78:87-92. 2012
    ..We investigated the influence of cinacalcet on serum Ca and P in hemodialyzed patients with or without a high PTH level, according to K/DOQI guideline, to control serum Ca and P levels...
  39. ncbi request reprint Color Doppler endoscopic ultrasonography in identifying groups at a high-risk of recurrence of esophageal varices after endoscopic treatment
    Akira Kuramochi
    Department of Endoscopy, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishishinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 42:219-24. 2007
    ..However, the sample size was too small, and in this study we aimed to validate the results of the preliminary study...
  40. doi request reprint Effective and safe conditions of low-frequency transcranial ultrasonic thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke: neurologic and histologic evaluation in a rat middle cerebral artery stroke model
    Takayuki Saguchi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Stroke 39:1007-11. 2008
    ..We examined the efficacy and safety of low-frequency TUS under appropriate conditions of ultrasound for thrombolytic treatment in a rat middle cerebral artery stroke model...
  41. pmc Diagnostic utility of narrow-band imaging endoscopy for pharyngeal superficial carcinoma
    Noboru Yoshimura
    Department of Endoscopy, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 17:4999-5006. 2011
    ..To investigate the endoscopic features of pharyngeal superficial carcinoma and evaluate the utility of narrow-band imaging (NBI) for this disease...
  42. ncbi request reprint Influence of climate factors on emergency visits for childhood asthma attack
    Mitsuo Hashimoto
    Division of Clinical Research and Development, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Int 46:48-52. 2004
    ..Asthma attack shows strong seasonality. The purpose of the present study was to quantify the contribution of climate variables and other seasonal factors on the incidence of emergency visits for childhood asthma in Tokyo, Japan...
  43. ncbi request reprint Problematic behaviours of 3-year-old children in Japan: relationship with socioeconomic and family backgrounds
    Satoshi Teramoto
    Department of Pediatrics, Jikei University School of Medicine, 163 1, Kashiwashita, Chiba 277 8567, Japan
    Early Hum Dev 81:563-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of our study was to elucidate factors in socioeconomic and family backgrounds of 3-year-old children in Tokyo, Japan that were associated with problematic behaviours among the children...
  44. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of magnifying endoscopy with narrow band imaging for the detection of specialized intestinal metaplasia in columnar-lined esophagus and Barrett's adenocarcinoma
    Ken ichi Goda
    Department of Endoscopy, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:36-46. 2007
    ..Barrett's esophagus with specialized intestinal metaplasia (SIM) from columnar-lined esophagus is difficult to distinguish with routine endoscopy...
  45. ncbi request reprint The maximum tumour length in biopsy cores as a predictor of outcome after radical prostatectomy
    Norihiro Hayashi
    Department of Urology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BJU Int 101:175-80. 2008
    ..To evaluate maximum tumour length (MTL) in biopsy cores as a predictor of prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-failure, systemic failure, and death from prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy (RP)...
  46. doi request reprint Influence of hilar deposition in the evaluation of the alveolar epithelial permeability on 99mTc-DTPA aerosol inhaled scintigraphy
    Shigeyuki Ogi
    Department of Radiology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, 105 8461, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 27:20-4. 2009
    ..We investigated whether hilar radioaerosol deposition affects the clearance rate of technetium-99m-labeled diethylenetriaminepentaacetic acid ((99m)Tc-DTPA) from peripheral alveolar regions...
  47. ncbi request reprint Effect of early statin treatment at standard doses on long-term clinical outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction (the Heart Institute of Japan, Department of Cardiology Statin Evaluation Program)
    Michitaka Nagashima
    Department of Cardiology, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 99:1523-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, these findings suggest that initiating standard rather than intensive statin therapy immediately after AMI decreases long-term mortality and subsequent cardiac events...
  48. pmc A multi-center study on low-frequency rTMS combined with intensive occupational therapy for upper limb hemiparesis in post-stroke patients
    Wataru Kakuda
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Nishi Shimbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 9:4. 2012
    ..The aims of this pilot study were to confirm the safety and feasibility of the protocol in a large number of patients from different institutions, and identify predictors of the clinical response to the treatment...
  49. ncbi request reprint Alendronate improves vitamin D-resistant osteopenia triggered by gastrectomy in patients with gastric cancer followed long term
    Yutaka Suzuki
    Department of Surgery, and Division of Clinical Research and Development, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:955-60. 2005
    ..01), and increased serum levels of intact parathyroid hormone (P<0.05), although body weight did not alter. These results suggest that bisphosphonate may improve osteopenia after gastrectomy/gastric bypass...
  50. ncbi request reprint CD147 and matrix metalloproteinase-2 protein expression as significant prognostic factors in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Yoshio Ishibashi
    Department of Surgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer 101:1994-2000. 2004
    ..The authors investigated whether the presence of matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2) and its inducer, CD147, in cancerous esophageal lesions and surrounding tissue might help to predict patient prognosis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing subjective sleepiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Kenichi Hayashida
    Department of Psychiatry, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:558-63. 2007
    ..These results suggest that subjective daytime sleepiness in patients with OSAS may be influenced not only by the severity of respiratory disorder indices but also by certain personality characteristics affecting Hs score and by age...
  52. ncbi request reprint Impaired myocardial 123I-metaiodobenzylguanidine uptake in Lewy body disease: comparison between dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson's disease
    Masahiko Suzuki
    Department of Neurology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8, Nishi Shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 240:15-9. 2006
    ..Patients with LBD had marked reductions in cardiac MIBG accumulation, indicative of severe impairment of the cardiac sympathetic nervous systems. However, the differences in scintigraphy between DLB and PD have not been determined...
  53. ncbi request reprint Association of polymorphism of estrogen receptor-alpha gene with circulating levels of adiponectin in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes
    Rie Yoshihara
    Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 16:250-5. 2009
    ..454-397T>C) might influence circulating levels of adipokines and inflammatory cytokines in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes...
  54. doi request reprint New evidence on pitavastatin: efficacy and safety in clinical studies
    Tamio Teramoto
    Department of Internal Medicine, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 11:817-28. 2010
    ..Many clinical trials of pitavastatin have been done since its launch. New insights on pitavastatin from these trials are summarized and evaluated...
  55. ncbi request reprint Preoperative luteinizing hormone levels predict the ovulatory response to laparoscopic ovarian drilling in patients with clomiphene citrate-resistant polycystic ovary syndrome
    Hiroshi Hayashi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Gynecol Endocrinol 21:307-11. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze preoperative factors affecting the efficacy of LOD in producing ovulation in CC-resistant PCOS patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Serum S-100B protein and neuron-specific enolase after traumatic brain injury]
    Satoshi Sawauchi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Jikei University School of Medicine, Kashiwa Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 33:1073-80. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate S-100B protein and NSE as a serum marker of brain cell damage after traumatic brain injury...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Suppressive effect of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor (ACEI) on the progression of renal insufficiency: a propensity score analysis]
    Ayumi Hirabayashi
    Department of Medicine IV, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Japan
    Nihon Jinzo Gakkai Shi 46:35-42. 2004
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous vaccination in Japanese travelers
    Yasutaka Mizuno
    Travel Clinic, Disease Control and Prevention Center, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Travel Med Infect Dis 5:85-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate whether the frequency and severity of adverse effects are increased by simultaneous vaccination in comparison to single vaccination...
  59. ncbi request reprint Profiling gene expression ratios of paired cancerous and normal tissue predicts relapse of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Yoshio Ishibashi
    Department of Surgery, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
    Cancer Res 63:5159-64. 2003
    ....