K Nakamura

Summary

Affiliation: Kanazawa Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption, hospitalization and medical expenditure: a large epidemiological study on the medical insurance system in Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Alcohol Alcohol 50:236-43. 2015
  2. doi request reprint HOMA-IR and the risk of hyperuricemia: a prospective study in non-diabetic Japanese men
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, 1 1 Daigaku, Uchinada, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan Electronic address
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 106:154-60. 2014
  3. pmc Mortality and causes of deaths of inhabitants with renal dysfunction induced by cadmium exposure of the polluted Jinzu River basin, Toyama, Japan; a 26-year follow-up
    Shoko Maruzeni
    Department of Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada 920 0293, Japan
    Environ Health 13:18. 2014
  4. pmc Characteristics of smoking cessation in former smokers in a rural area of Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Int J Prev Med 3:459-65. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Treated and untreated hypertension, hospitalization, and medical expenditure: an epidemiological study in 314622 beneficiaries of the medical insurance system in Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    J Hypertens 31:1032-42. 2013
  6. pmc Nicotine dependence and cost-effectiveness of individualized support for smoking cessation: evidence from practice at a worksite in Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e55836. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Serum gamma-glutamyltransferase and the risk of hyperuricemia: a 6-year prospective study in Japanese men
    K Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Horm Metab Res 44:966-74. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol intake and the risk of hyperuricaemia: a 6-year prospective study in Japanese men
    K Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, 1 1 Daigaku, Uchinada, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:989-96. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Overtime work and blood pressure in normotensive Japanese male workers
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Am J Hypertens 25:979-85. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Influence of smoking combined with another risk factor on the risk of mortality from coronary heart disease and stroke: pooled analysis of 10 Japanese cohort studies
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:480-91. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption, hospitalization and medical expenditure: a large epidemiological study on the medical insurance system in Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Alcohol Alcohol 50:236-43. 2015
    ..This study investigated the relationship between alcohol drinking habits and the onset of high medical expenditure in a Japanese male population...
  2. doi request reprint HOMA-IR and the risk of hyperuricemia: a prospective study in non-diabetic Japanese men
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, 1 1 Daigaku, Uchinada, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan Electronic address
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 106:154-60. 2014
    ..To examine the relation of insulin resistant status determined by homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) with the risk of incident hyperuricemia...
  3. pmc Mortality and causes of deaths of inhabitants with renal dysfunction induced by cadmium exposure of the polluted Jinzu River basin, Toyama, Japan; a 26-year follow-up
    Shoko Maruzeni
    Department of Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada 920 0293, Japan
    Environ Health 13:18. 2014
    ..We aimed to investigate the mortality and causes of deaths of inhabitants with renal dysfunction induced by cadmium (Cd) exposure caused by heavy environmental contamination...
  4. pmc Characteristics of smoking cessation in former smokers in a rural area of Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Int J Prev Med 3:459-65. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Treated and untreated hypertension, hospitalization, and medical expenditure: an epidemiological study in 314622 beneficiaries of the medical insurance system in Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    J Hypertens 31:1032-42. 2013
    ..This study investigated the effect of hypertension on hospitalization risk and medical expenditure according to treatment status in a Japanese population...
  6. pmc Nicotine dependence and cost-effectiveness of individualized support for smoking cessation: evidence from practice at a worksite in Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e55836. 2013
    ..The degree of nicotine dependence may therefore be an important determinant of the cost-effectiveness of smoking cessation programs...
  7. doi request reprint Serum gamma-glutamyltransferase and the risk of hyperuricemia: a 6-year prospective study in Japanese men
    K Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Horm Metab Res 44:966-74. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that increased serum gamma-glutamyltransferase is an independent predictor of subsequent development of hyperuricemia...
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol intake and the risk of hyperuricaemia: a 6-year prospective study in Japanese men
    K Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, 1 1 Daigaku, Uchinada, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:989-96. 2012
    ..Since there is little information derived from prospective studies on the amount of alcohol drinking required to induce hyperuricaemia, we attempted to address this issue in a Japanese population...
  9. doi request reprint Overtime work and blood pressure in normotensive Japanese male workers
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Am J Hypertens 25:979-85. 2012
    ..Epidemiological studies have observed conflicting patterns as to whether overtime work increases blood pressure (BP), probably as a consequence of methodological issues...
  10. doi request reprint Influence of smoking combined with another risk factor on the risk of mortality from coronary heart disease and stroke: pooled analysis of 10 Japanese cohort studies
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:480-91. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Medical expenditures of men with hypertension and/or a smoking habit: a 10-year follow-up study of National Health Insurance in Shiga, Japan
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Japan
    Hypertens Res 33:802-7. 2010
    ..01). Japanese men with both a smoking habit and hypertension incurred higher medical expenditures compared with those without a smoking habit, hypertension or their combination...
  12. doi request reprint Homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance and the risk of cardiovascular events in middle-aged non-diabetic Japanese men
    K Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Ishikawa, Japan
    Diabetologia 53:1894-902. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint The hazards and benefits associated with smoking and smoking cessation in Asia: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    K Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, 1 1 Daigaku, Uchinada, Ishikawa 920 0293, Japan
    Tob Control 18:345-53. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Does cigarette smoking exacerbate the effect of total cholesterol and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol on the risk of cardiovascular diseases?
    K Nakamura
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Ishikawa, Japan
    Heart 95:909-16. 2009
    ..To explore whether an interaction between smoking and serum total cholesterol (TC) and/or decreased levels of serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDLC) exists for any major subtype of cardiovascular disease...
  15. doi request reprint J-shaped relationship between waist circumference and subsequent risk for Type 2 diabetes: an 8-year follow-up of relatively lean Japanese individuals
    M Sakurai
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan
    Diabet Med 26:753-9. 2009
    ..This study investigated the relationship between waist circumference and the subsequent incidence of Type 2 diabetes and the association with insulin resistance and pancreatic B-cell function in relatively lean Japanese individuals...
  16. doi request reprint Sugar-sweetened beverage and diet soda consumption and the 7-year risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus in middle-aged Japanese men
    M Sakurai
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Kanazawa Medical University, 1 1 Daigaku, Uchinada, Ishikawa, 920 0293, Japan
    Eur J Nutr 53:251-8. 2014
    ..This cohort study investigated the association between sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) and diet soda consumption and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in Japanese men...