Affiliation: Kyoto University
- A 1-μT extremely low-frequency electromagnetic field vs. sham control for mild-to-moderate hypertension: a double-blind, randomized studyTsutomu Nishimura
Department of Clinical Trial Design and Management, Translational Research Center, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Hypertens Res 34:372-7. 2011..There were no adverse events other than mild paresthesia of the hands of two subjects in the ELF-EMF group. Our results suggest that repeated exposure to an ELF-EMF has a BP-lowering effect on humans with mild-to-moderate hypertension...
- Lizards respond to an extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fieldTsutomu Nishimura
Translational Research Center, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Shogoin kawahara cho 54, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, 606 8507, Japan
J Exp Biol 213:1985-90. 2010..Our experiments suggest that (1) lizards perceive EMFs and (2) the parietal eye may be involved in light-dependent magnetoreceptive responses...
- Association of geomagnetic disturbances and suicides in Japan, 1999-2010Harue Tada
Translational Research Center, Kyoto University Hospital, 54 Shogoin Kawahara cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, 606 8507, Japan
Environ Health Prev Med 19:64-71. 2014..The Japanese suicide rate is the ninth highest in the world, but there have been no reports examining the relationship between geomagnetic disturbance and the number of suicides, and, therefore, this paper examines this relationship...
- The reversal of recurrence hazard rate between ER positive and negative breast cancer patients with axillary lymph node dissection (pathological stage I-III) 3 years after surgeryTakayoshi Kiba
Outpatient Oncology Unit, Kyoto University Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
BMC Cancer 8:323. 2008..Previous studies have shown that patients with estrogen receptor (ER) positive cancers have a better prognosis than patients whose cancers do not have these receptors...
- Interstitial lung disease in gefitinib-treated Japanese patients with non-small cell lung cancer - a retrospective analysis: JMTO LC03-02Masatsugu Nakagawa
Department of Clinical Trial Design and Management, Translational Research Center, Kyoto University Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
BMC Res Notes 2:157. 2009..Future studies should be aimed at identifying factors indicating that a patient has a high probability of receiving benefit from gefitinib and a low risk of developing ILD...
- Prevalence and incidence of anemia in Japanese cancer patients receiving outpatient chemotherapyToshiyuki Kitano
Department of Translational Clinical Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Int J Hematol 86:37-41. 2007..Better recognition and management of cancer-related anemia are required in Japan. To this end, randomized controlled trials evaluating the effects of erythropoietic agents on patients' survival and quality of life are necessary...