Atsuo Kondo

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life assessments in women operated on by tension-free vaginal tape (TVT)
    Hikaru Tomoe
    Department of Urology, Tokyo Women s Medical University Daini Hospital, Nishiogu 2 1 10, 116 8567, Arakawa ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 16:114-8; discussion 108. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint [Long-term usefulness and safety of the contemporary balloon catheter]
    Hideo Ozawa
    Department of Urology, Okayama Rousai Hospital
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 96:541-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of the pelvic floor muscle training for female urinary incontinence: an 8-year transition tree and predictive parameters
    A Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, and Department of Adult and Elderly Nursing, Ishikawa Prefectural Nursing University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:495-501. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Neural tube defects: prevalence, etiology and prevention
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Aichi, Japan
    Int J Urol 16:49-57. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Folic acid prevents neural tube defects: international comparison of awareness among obstetricians/gynecologists and urologists
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:63-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Efficacy, safety and hospital costs of tension-free vaginal tape and pubovaginal sling in the surgical treatment of stress incontinence
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 32:539-44. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Folic acid in the prevention of neural tube defects: awareness among laywomen and healthcare providers in Japan
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Japan
    Congenit Anom (Kyoto) 49:97-101. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Awareness of the role of folic acid, dietary folate intake and plasma folate concentration in Japan
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 31:172-7. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Dietary folate intakes and effects of folic acid supplementation on folate concentrations among Japanese pregnant women
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:331-6. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [Awareness of periconceptional consumption of folic acid among urologists and a group of laymen]
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 95:663-8. 2004

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life assessments in women operated on by tension-free vaginal tape (TVT)
    Hikaru Tomoe
    Department of Urology, Tokyo Women s Medical University Daini Hospital, Nishiogu 2 1 10, 116 8567, Arakawa ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 16:114-8; discussion 108. 2005
    ..Of the patients 88% were much satisfied or satisfied with surgical outcomes. Incidence of de novo urge incontinence was 12%. It is concluded that the TVT procedure significantly improved health-related quality of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Long-term usefulness and safety of the contemporary balloon catheter]
    Hideo Ozawa
    Department of Urology, Okayama Rousai Hospital
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 96:541-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate usefulness and safety of an indwelling contemporary balloon catheter, we compared complication rates among five methods of urinary tract management...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of the pelvic floor muscle training for female urinary incontinence: an 8-year transition tree and predictive parameters
    A Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, and Department of Adult and Elderly Nursing, Ishikawa Prefectural Nursing University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:495-501. 2007
    ..Therefore, 8-year follow-up data have been prospectively analyzed...
  4. doi request reprint Neural tube defects: prevalence, etiology and prevention
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Aichi, Japan
    Int J Urol 16:49-57. 2009
    ..Primary prevention of neural tube defects by the periconceptional intake of folic acid is a major public health opportunity and has wide implications in reducing the mortality and morbidity of offspring...
  5. ncbi request reprint Folic acid prevents neural tube defects: international comparison of awareness among obstetricians/gynecologists and urologists
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:63-7. 2007
    ..We aim to internationally investigate knowledge of the role of folic acid and attitudes toward the life-style of young women of child-bearing age among obstetricians/gynecologists and urologists...
  6. ncbi request reprint Efficacy, safety and hospital costs of tension-free vaginal tape and pubovaginal sling in the surgical treatment of stress incontinence
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 32:539-44. 2006
    ..The efficacy, safety and hospital costs of the tension-free vaginal tape procedure were compared with the pubovaginal sling operation...
  7. doi request reprint Folic acid in the prevention of neural tube defects: awareness among laywomen and healthcare providers in Japan
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Japan
    Congenit Anom (Kyoto) 49:97-101. 2009
    ..The difficulty in getting women to consume folic acid supplements is an argument for the government to require folic acid fortification of grains so that the prevention of neural tube defects can be maximized...
  8. ncbi request reprint Awareness of the role of folic acid, dietary folate intake and plasma folate concentration in Japan
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 31:172-7. 2005
    ..To investigate awareness of the role of folic acid in the prevention of neural tube defects, dietary intake of folate, and plasma folate concentration...
  9. doi request reprint Dietary folate intakes and effects of folic acid supplementation on folate concentrations among Japanese pregnant women
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:331-6. 2011
    ..To quantify the consumed amount of dietary folate and to evaluate effects of folic acid and balanced diets on serum folate concentrations...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Awareness of periconceptional consumption of folic acid among urologists and a group of laymen]
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 95:663-8. 2004
    ..We assessed awareness of the role of folic acid among urologists and a patient group, how urologists give advices on lifestyle to young women, and what lifestyle the patient group currently maintains...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Folic acid reduces risks of having fetus affected with neural tube defects: dietary food folate and plasma folate concentration]
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 94:551-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present study is to investigate how folate is taken from diets and to measure plasma folate concentrations...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Periconceptional intake of folate reduces the risk of neural tube defects: awareness among urologists in 2007]
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 99:638-44. 2008
    ..Because of huge amount of folate being demanded in the first trimester, this vitamin is called as "vitamin for women" or "vitamin for fetuses". We herewith report results of questionnaire study performed among urologists...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Changes in life styles of pregnant women and risks for having a pregnancy afflicted with spina bifida]
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 104:598-604. 2013
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  14. ncbi request reprint Tension-free vaginal tape surgery for stress urinary incontinencne: a prospective multicentered study in Japan
    Asako Ohkawa
    Department of Urology, Kitasato University Hospital, Sagamihara, Japan
    Int J Urol 13:738-42. 2006
    ..To report the prospective multicentered study of the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure for stress urinary incontinence...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Urolithiasis in those patients with myelodysplasia]
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital, Komaki
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 94:15-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate incidence and treatments of urolithiasis in myelodysplastic patients...
  16. doi request reprint Risk factors for the occurrence of spina bifida (a case-control study) and the prevalence rate of spina bifida in Japan
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Japan
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 97:610-5. 2013
    ..We aimed to identify risk factors for the occurrence of spina bifida and to evaluate how the prevalence rate has altered over the past 3 decades...
  17. ncbi request reprint [A case in which severely irritable bladder following intravesical instillation of Bacillus Calmette Guerin was successfully treated by steroid therapy]
    Kyosuke Kimura
    Department of Urology, Komaki Shimin Hospital
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 94:574-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, we believe that the steroid pulse therapy deserves considering in the early stage of irritable bladder symptoms following BCG instillation...
  18. doi request reprint C677T mutation in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene and neural tube defects: should Japanese women undergo gene screening before pregnancy?
    Atsuo Kondo
    Department of Urology, Tsushima Rehabilitation Hospital, Tsushima, Japan
    Congenit Anom (Kyoto) 54:30-4. 2014
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  19. ncbi request reprint [Folic acid reduces the risk of neural tube defects: awareness and folate intake among pregnant women in 2006]
    Atsuo Kondo
    Hinyokika Kiyo 54:537-42. 2008
    ..It is to be stressed that primary prevention of NTDs by periconceptional intake of folic acid is a major public health opportunity and that prevention is more important than cure in the management of NTDs...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Efficacy and safety of propiverine on improvement of symptoms and QOL for female patients with wet overactive bladder]
    Masashi Kato
    Department of Urology, Shakaihoken Chukyo Hospital
    Hinyokika Kiyo 54:165-71. 2008
    ..The incidence of adverse events was 23.8% and none were serious. Propiverine hydrochloride was shown to contribute not only to the improvement of symptoms in female patients with wet overactive bladder but also to their QOL...