Hirokazu Komatsu

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of breastfeeding on body weight of preschool children in a rural area of Japan: population-based cross-sectional study
    Hirokazu Komatsu
    Department of Epidemiolgy, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 63:49-55. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Is There Any Association between TV Viewing and Obesity in Preschool Children in Japan?
    Ayako Sasaki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 64:137-42. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint [Causal Inference in Medicine Part II. Directed acyclic graphs--a useful method for confounder selection, categorization of potential biases, and hypothesis specification]
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shikata cho, Kita ku, Okayama, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 64:796-805. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Does low workplace social capital have detrimental effect on workers' health?
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemilogy, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 70:1367-72. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint [Causal inference in medicine part I--counterfactual models--an approach to clarifying discussions in research and applied public health]
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shikatacho, Kita ku, Okayama, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 64:786-95. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Green tea consumption and mortality among Japanese elderly people: the prospective Shizuoka elderly cohort
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, 700 8558, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 19:732-9. 2009

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of breastfeeding on body weight of preschool children in a rural area of Japan: population-based cross-sectional study
    Hirokazu Komatsu
    Department of Epidemiolgy, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 63:49-55. 2009
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  2. ncbi request reprint Is There Any Association between TV Viewing and Obesity in Preschool Children in Japan?
    Ayako Sasaki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 64:137-42. 2010
    ..11, 95% CI:0.50-2.51). We also found no positive association between TV viewing and overweight status, possibly owing to the influence of social environment, low statistical power, or misclassification...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Causal Inference in Medicine Part II. Directed acyclic graphs--a useful method for confounder selection, categorization of potential biases, and hypothesis specification]
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shikata cho, Kita ku, Okayama, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 64:796-805. 2009
    ..Finally, (3) we have briefly reviewed other approaches to causal inference, and illustrate how these models are connected...
  4. doi request reprint Does low workplace social capital have detrimental effect on workers' health?
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemilogy, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 70:1367-72. 2010
    ..Although the present study possibly suggests the contextual effect of workplace mistrust on workers' health, the contextual effect of workplace lack of reciprocity was not supported...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Causal inference in medicine part I--counterfactual models--an approach to clarifying discussions in research and applied public health]
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shikatacho, Kita ku, Okayama, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 64:786-95. 2009
    ..In addition, we show how understanding the counterfactual model can lay the foundation for correct interpretation of epidemiologic evidence...
  6. doi request reprint Green tea consumption and mortality among Japanese elderly people: the prospective Shizuoka elderly cohort
    Etsuji Suzuki
    Department of Epidemiology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, 700 8558, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 19:732-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the association between green tea consumption and mortality from all causes, cancer, and cardiovascular disease (CVD) among elderly people...