K Nakamura

Summary

Affiliation: Kanazawa Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. 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
    ....
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. 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
    ....
  10. 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
    ....
  11. 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...
  12. 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...