A Hagihara

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Affiliation: Kyushu University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prehospital epinephrine use and survival among patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services Management and Policy, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    JAMA 307:1161-8. 2012
  2. pmc Association between physician explanatory behaviors and substandard care in adjudicated cases in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Gen Med 4:289-97. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Physician presence in an ambulance car is associated with increased survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a prospective cohort analysis
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e84424. 2014
  4. pmc Acupuncture practitioner-patient communication in Japan
    Shougo Miyazaki
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Japan
    Int J Gen Med 1:83-90. 2009
  5. pmc Gargling for oral hygiene and the development of fever in childhood: a population study in Japan
    Tatsuya Noda
    Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:45-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The impact of newspaper reporting of hydrogen sulfide suicide on imitative suicide attempts in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:221-9. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint The aging population and future demand for emergency ambulances in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Intern Emerg Med 8:431-7. 2013
  8. pmc Prehospital lactated ringer's solution treatment and survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a prospective cohort analysis
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Fukuoka, Japan
    PLoS Med 10:e1001394. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Effects of media reports and the subsequent voluntary withdrawal from sale of suicide-related products on the suicide rate in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services, Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:245-51. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Internet suicide searches and the incidence of suicide in young people in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services, Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 1 1 Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:39-46. 2012

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Publications49

  1. doi request reprint Prehospital epinephrine use and survival among patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services Management and Policy, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    JAMA 307:1161-8. 2012
    ..Epinephrine is widely used in cardiopulmonary resuscitation for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA). However, the effectiveness of epinephrine use before hospital arrival has not been established...
  2. pmc Association between physician explanatory behaviors and substandard care in adjudicated cases in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Gen Med 4:289-97. 2011
    ..However, little or no research on decisions in medical malpractice cases has been conducted with respect to this issue...
  3. doi request reprint Physician presence in an ambulance car is associated with increased survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a prospective cohort analysis
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e84424. 2014
    ..A prospective observational study using national data from out-of-hospital cardiac arrests shows that a physician's presence during an ambulance car ride was independently associated with increased short- and long-term survival. ..
  4. pmc Acupuncture practitioner-patient communication in Japan
    Shougo Miyazaki
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Japan
    Int J Gen Med 1:83-90. 2009
    ..These findings may be useful in improving practitioner-patient communication...
  5. pmc Gargling for oral hygiene and the development of fever in childhood: a population study in Japan
    Tatsuya Noda
    Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:45-9. 2012
    ..Although Japanese health authorities have long recommended gargling to prevent respiratory infections, its effectiveness among children is not clear...
  6. doi request reprint The impact of newspaper reporting of hydrogen sulfide suicide on imitative suicide attempts in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:221-9. 2014
    ..Thus, we used daily time-series data and examined the association between newspaper articles on suicide and suicide attempts in Japan...
  7. ncbi request reprint The aging population and future demand for emergency ambulances in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Intern Emerg Med 8:431-7. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Prehospital lactated ringer's solution treatment and survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a prospective cohort analysis
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Fukuoka, Japan
    PLoS Med 10:e1001394. 2013
    ..Therefore, we examined the association between prehospital use of LR solution and patients' return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC), 1-month survival, and neurological or physical outcomes at 1 month after the event...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of media reports and the subsequent voluntary withdrawal from sale of suicide-related products on the suicide rate in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services, Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:245-51. 2012
    ..In practice, stopping the sale of suicide-related products might be a potentially effective countermeasure to prevent copycat suicides triggered by media coverage of suicides...
  10. doi request reprint Internet suicide searches and the incidence of suicide in young people in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services, Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 1 1 Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:39-46. 2012
    ..Routine interrogation by a clinician about visiting Internet suicide websites and stricter regulation of these websites may reduce the incidence of suicide among young people...
  11. pmc The health impact of remarriage behavior on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: findings from the US longitudinal survey
    Tatsuya Noda
    Department of Health Care Administration and Management, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Maidashi 3 1 1, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka, Japan
    BMC Public Health 9:412. 2009
    ..But few studies have been conducted to evaluate the remedial effect on survivors' health outcome by remarriage after bereavement. The present study thus examined the associations between remarriage and the onset of COPD...
  12. pmc Geographic prediction of tuberculosis clusters in Fukuoka, Japan, using the space-time scan statistic
    Daisuke Onozuka
    Department of Information Science, Fukuoka Institute of Health and Environmental Sciences, 39 Mukaizano, Dazaifu, Fukuoka 818 0135, Japan
    BMC Infect Dis 7:26. 2007
    ..Although evaluating local disease clusters leads to effective prevention and control of TB, there are few, if any, spatiotemporal comparisons for epidemic diseases...
  13. pmc Media suicide-reports, Internet use and the occurrence of suicides between 1987 and 2005 in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services, Management and Policy, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    BMC Public Health 7:321. 2007
    ..Thus, the relationship between newspaper articles about suicide, Internet use, and the incidence of suicide in Japan was examined...
  14. doi request reprint Patient and physician perceptions of the physician's explanation and patient responses to physicians
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University, Japan
    J Health Psychol 14:414-24. 2009
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  15. ncbi request reprint Association between physicians' communicative behaviors and judges' decisions in lawsuits on negligent care
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Health Policy 83:213-22. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study is to explore the association between physicians' explanatory behaviors and judges' decisions in lawsuits on negligent care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physicians' and patients' recognition of the level of the physician's explanation in medical encounters
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Health Commun 20:101-4. 2006
    ..In interacting with patients, physicians should bear in mind that their judgments do not always agree with those of patients with respect to the level of explanation necessary...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association between attitudes toward health promotion and opinions regarding organ transplants in Japan
    A Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Health Policy 42:157-70. 1997
    ..Since these findings have health policy implications, more studies are necessary to conclusively evaluate the effects of health promotion activities upon attitudes toward organ transplants...
  18. ncbi request reprint Positive and negative effects of social support on the relationship between work stress and alcohol consumption
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Stud Alcohol 64:874-83. 2003
    ..This study was performed to evaluate both positive and negative influences of social support on the relationship between work stress and alcohol consumption in male white-collar workers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Standard of care and liability in medical malpractice litigation in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, 812 85882 Fukuoka, Japan
    Health Policy 65:119-27. 2003
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  20. ncbi request reprint Physician and patient perceptions of the physician explanations in medical encounters
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University, Japan
    J Health Psychol 11:91-105. 2006
    ..In addition, we first identified factors relating to the accuracy of physician judgments with regard to their explanations to patients. More studies will be necessary to verify the present findings...
  21. ncbi request reprint A signal detection approach to patient-doctor communication and doctor-shopping behaviour among Japanese patients
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Eval Clin Pract 11:556-67. 2005
    ..e. consulting multiple doctors with regard to the same illness episode), very little has been revealed about the role of doctor explanation. We examined therefore the association between doctor explanation and doctor-shopping behaviour...
  22. ncbi request reprint Grouping participants for tailored work-site weight loss programs: a signal detection approach
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Am J Ind Med 41:269-78. 2002
    ..It is necessary to develop effective work-site programs that match the type of intervention to the participants and offer the necessary support. To this end, higher-order interaction of the causal factors of obesity needs to be analyzed...
  23. ncbi request reprint A signal detection approach to the combined effects of work stressors on alcohol consumption
    A Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Stud Alcohol 62:798-805. 2001
    ..To test the relationship between work stress and alcohol consumption and the efficacy of signal detection analysis in a work stress-alcohol consumption study...
  24. ncbi request reprint Rate of health insurance reimbursement and adherence to anti-hypertensive treatment among Japanese patients
    A Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, 812 8582, Fukuoka, Japan
    Health Policy 58:231-42. 2001
    ..We examined the association between level of health insurance coverage and follow-up rate of medical treatment among Japanese patients with hypertension...
  25. ncbi request reprint The number of steps taken by flight attendants during international long-haul flights
    A Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Fukuoka, Japan
    Aviat Space Environ Med 72:937-9. 2001
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  26. ncbi request reprint Doctor and patient perceptions of the level of doctor explanation and quality of patient-doctor communication
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Scand J Caring Sci 20:143-50. 2006
    ..Therefore, we examined whether doctors' and patients' perceptions of the level of doctors' explanations provide a better measure for evaluating the quality of patient-doctor communication...
  27. doi request reprint Effects of weather variability on infectious gastroenteritis
    D Onozuka
    Department of Planning Information and Administration, Fukuoka Institute of Health and Environmental Sciences, Dazaifu shi, Fukuoka, Japan
    Epidemiol Infect 138:236-43. 2010
    ..3% (95% CI 1.4-3.1) for every 1% decrease in relative humidity. From 1999 to 2007, infectious gastroenteritis cases increased significantly with increased average temperature and decreased relative humidity in Fukuoka, Japan...
  28. ncbi request reprint Predictors of recognition and practice of family nursing among healthcare professionals in Japan
    Hitomi Takemoto
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Clin Nurs 16:1506-15. 2007
    ..Although many nurses have become aware of the importance of family-centered nursing, very little is known about the advanced knowledge and intervention skills of family nursing in Japan...
  29. ncbi request reprint Association between civil procedure and medical malpractice litigation in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyusyu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Services Management and Policy, 3 1 1, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Med Law 23:269-88. 2004
    ..Since there are methodological limitations to this study, further studies are necessary to verify these findings...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Interpretation and related factors of healthy eating among young people in Japan]
    Shizuka Shimizu
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 61:63-8. 2006
    ..The findings would be useful in improving the consciousness among young people regarding healthy food, eventually leading to the prevention of lifestyle-related diseases...
  31. ncbi request reprint The structure of medical malpractice decision-making in Japan
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Law Med 11:162-84. 2003
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  32. doi request reprint Assessment of psychiatric outcomes in Japan based on diagnostic procedure combination information
    Takeru Abe
    Department of Health Services, Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Psychiatr Q 82:163-75. 2011
    ..Diagnostic groups did not differ in terms of GAF scores. Further studies utilizing diagnostic procedure combination (DPC) data from multiple medical institutions are necessary to verify the present findings...
  33. doi request reprint Sleep patterns and impulse control among Japanese junior high school students
    Takeru Abe
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Adolesc 33:633-41. 2010
    ..Data about specific lifestyle factors related to going to sleep after midnight should be useful in preventing those behaviors demonstrated by school children that derive from decreased impulse control...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Physician-patient communication and malpractice claims]
    Akihito Hagihara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 93:79-84. 2002
  35. doi request reprint Impact of weather factors on Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia
    D Onozuka
    Department of Planning Information and Administration, Fukuoka Institute of Health and Environmental Sciences, Dazaifu shi, Fukuoka, Japan
    Thorax 64:507-11. 2009
    ..Although multiple combinations of weather factors may contribute to an increased incidence of Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia, few studies have investigated the association between weather factors and cases of M pneumoniae pneumonia...
  36. doi request reprint Development of a patient safety climate scale in Japan
    Shinichi Matsubara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:211-20. 2008
    ..Although patient safety climate is an important factor in preventing adverse events in health care organizations, there is no usable Japanese scale...
  37. ncbi request reprint Relationship between total arthroplasty case volume and patient outcome in an acute care payment system in Japan
    Shihoko Mitsuyasu
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Arthroplasty 21:656-63. 2006
    ..Hospital patient case volume has significant effects on the total length of hospital stay for both THA and TKA and on the total cost for THA. Implications of the findings for practice are considered...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Factors related to the length of rehabilitation unit stay among elderly patients]
    Hidekazu Miyamoto
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 43:505-11. 2006
    ..Thus, factors related to the length of stay were analyzed in the study...
  39. doi request reprint Expression of milk fat globule epidermal growth factor-VIII may be an indicator of poor prognosis in malignant melanoma
    J Oba
    Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 165:506-12. 2011
    ..A recent study has shown that MFG-E8 expression in human melanoma is increased with tumour progression; however, the effect of its expression on patient survival has not yet been clarified...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Cost of medication for influenza infected elderly inpatients]
    Y Hara
    Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyushu University
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 73:689-93. 1999
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Spatial and temporal dynamics of influenza outbreaks
    Daisuke Onozuka
    Department of Information Science, Fukuoka Institute of Health and Environmental Sciences, Fukuoka, Japan
    Epidemiology 19:824-8. 2008
    ..Despite this regular occurrence, few studies have systematically examined the regional spatiotemporal patterns of influenza outbreaks...
  42. doi request reprint Applicability of press needles to a double-blind trial: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Shougo Miyazaki
    Department of Health Services, Management and Policy, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin J Pain 25:438-44. 2009
    ..We evaluated the applicability of a new kind of press needle (Pyonex) to a double-blind trial by comparing the press needle with a placebo (lacking the needle element)...
  43. pmc Physicians' communication skills with patients and legal liability in decided medical malpractice litigation cases in Japan
    Tomoko Hamasaki
    Division of Community Oral Health Science, Kyushu Dental College, Kokurakita ku, Kitakyushu 803 8580, Japan
    BMC Fam Pract 9:43. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to identify factors of physicians' communication skills with patients, as related to their legal liability, and differences in doctors' communication skills with patients by the type of medical facility...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of physician-patient communication in medical disputes]
    Akihito Hagihara
    Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Health Care Administration and Management
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 97:315-21. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint A prospective observation of onsets of health defects associated with working hours
    Kimio Tarumi
    Occupational Health Training Center, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Ind Health 41:101-8. 2003
    ..Also, it might be useful to observe the onset of mental disorders in work of less than 50 hours with the workers' perception of work time...
  46. ncbi request reprint Interpretations and attitudes toward healthy eating among Japanese workers
    Rie Akamatsu
    Department of Health Promotion and Human Behavior, School of Public Health, Kyoto University, Yoshida Konoe, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Appetite 44:123-9. 2005
    ..3) The relevant characteristics of the subjects regarding the two factors differed. Although these findings are unique, the external validity of this study is limited. More research is necessary to verify the present results...
  47. doi request reprint Coping strategies, care manager support and mental health outcome among Japanese family caregivers
    Miho Yamada
    Department of Social Welfare Science, Nishikyushu University, Saga, Japan
    Health Soc Care Community 16:400-9. 2008
    ..The type of care manager support appeared to have a variable influence on caregiver burden and depression...
  48. ncbi request reprint Moderating effects of psychological job strain on the relationship between working hours and health: an examination of white-collar workers employed by a Japanese manufacturing company
    Kimio Tarumi
    Section of Postgraduates Guidance, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Occup Health 46:345-51. 2004
    ..The effects of psychological job strain, especially discretion, must always be taken into account in examinations of working hours and health...