Tetsuya Mizoue

Summary

Affiliation: Kyushu University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Marital status and mortality among Japanese men and women: the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Public Health Medicine, Doctoral Program in Social and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi, Ibaraki, Japan
    BMC Public Health 7:73. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of screening for stomach cancer in Japan
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Int J Cancer 106:103-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in perceived indoor environment and nonspecific symptoms in a temperate climate
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Occup Health 46:303-9. 2004
  4. pmc Combined effect of smoking and occupational exposure to noise on hearing loss in steel factory workers
    T Mizoue
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Occup Environ Med 60:56-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Ecological study of solar radiation and cancer mortality in Japan
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1, Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Health Phys 87:532-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and colorectal adenomas in Japanese men: the Self-Defense Forces Health Study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 161:338-45. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and glucose tolerance abnormalities in Japanese men
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Nutr 136:1352-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Leanness, smoking, and enhanced oxidative DNA damage
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, 812 8582 Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:582-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:25-39. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality and risk factors for stroke and its subtypes in a cohort study in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Prev Med 44:526-30. 2007

Detail Information

Publications88

  1. pmc Marital status and mortality among Japanese men and women: the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Public Health Medicine, Doctoral Program in Social and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennoudai, Tsukuba shi, Ibaraki, Japan
    BMC Public Health 7:73. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of screening for stomach cancer in Japan
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Int J Cancer 106:103-7. 2003
    ..32; 95% CI = 0.12-0.87). The present results underline the potential for selection bias in observational studies, and thus it remains an open question whether screening for stomach cancer is effective...
  3. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in perceived indoor environment and nonspecific symptoms in a temperate climate
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Occup Health 46:303-9. 2004
    ..The present results suggest that perceived indoor environments, nonspecific symptoms and their associations are closely associated with the season among office workers in a temperate climate...
  4. pmc Combined effect of smoking and occupational exposure to noise on hearing loss in steel factory workers
    T Mizoue
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Occup Environ Med 60:56-9. 2003
    ..Evidence has accumulated concerning the adverse effects of smoking on hearing acuity, but it is not clear whether smoking modifies the association between exposure to noise and hearing loss...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ecological study of solar radiation and cancer mortality in Japan
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1, Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Health Phys 87:532-8. 2004
    ..6 to -0.3). The results of this study support the hypothesis that increased exposure to solar radiation reduces the risk of cancers of the digestive organs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and colorectal adenomas in Japanese men: the Self-Defense Forces Health Study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 161:338-45. 2005
    ..A dietary pattern including greater consumption of dairy products and fruits and vegetables with low alcohol consumption may be associated with decreased risk of colorectal adenomas...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and glucose tolerance abnormalities in Japanese men
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Nutr 136:1352-8. 2006
    ..048). A dietary pattern characterized by frequent consumption of dairy products and fruits and vegetables but low alcohol intake may be associated with a decreased risk of developing a glucose tolerance abnormality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Leanness, smoking, and enhanced oxidative DNA damage
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, 812 8582 Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:582-5. 2006
    ..The interaction of smoking and BMI reached statistical significance (P = 0.04). Leanness may enhance oxidative DNA damage induced by smoking and thus serve as a marker of host susceptibility to smoking-related cancers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:25-39. 2006
    ..It is unclear whether tobacco smoking is related to colorectal cancer risk in Japan. We evaluated the association among the Japanese population based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality and risk factors for stroke and its subtypes in a cohort study in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Prev Med 44:526-30. 2007
    ..To estimate stroke mortality and evaluate risk factors for total stroke deaths and its two principal subtypes in a cohort study in Japan...
  11. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and colorectal adenomas: Self Defense Forces Health Study
    Toshie Otake
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 100:709-14. 2009
    ..01). A positive association between CRP and prevalence odds of large adenomas was not modified by either smoking or overweight. These findings suggest that inflammation is linked to the growth of colorectal adenomas...
  12. ncbi request reprint Meat, fish and fat intake in relation to subsite-specific risk of colorectal cancer: The Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Yasumi Kimura
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:590-7. 2007
    ..34-0.92, trend P=0.02). Our findings do not support the hypothesis that consumption of red meat increases colorectal cancer risk but do suggest that high intake of fish may decrease the risk, particularly of distal colon cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dietary habits and stomach cancer risk in the JACC Study
    Noritaka Tokui
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S98-108. 2005
    ..Despite a declining incidence, stomach cancer is still a dominant cancer in Japan. The association between dietary habits and stomach cancer risk was investigated in a large prospective study in Japan...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and C-reactive protein in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1488-96. 2008
    ..Many studies have reported the relation of specific foods and nutrients to inflammation, but few studies have examined the relation of dietary patterns to inflammatory markers...
  15. doi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of CYP2E1 and risk of colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Makiko Morita
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:235-41. 2009
    ..03). The present study suggests that variation in activity and inducibility of CYP2E1, in relation to alcohol or red meat intake, contributes to the development of colorectal cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dehydrogenase and aldehyde dehydrogenase polymorphisms and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Guang Yin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:1248-53. 2007
    ..55, 95% CI = 0.33-0.93). It is unlikely that acetaldehyde metabolism determined by ALDH2 polymorphism contributes to the risk of colorectal cancer, whereas the role of ADH2 polymorphism deserves further investigation...
  17. doi request reprint Fish intake and the risk of fatal prostate cancer: findings from a cohort study in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu shi 807 8555, Japan
    Public Health Nutr 12:609-13. 2009
    ..We investigated the relationship between the intake of fish and the risk of death from prostate cancer...
  18. doi request reprint Circulating vitamin D and colorectal adenomas in Japanese men
    Ryota Takahashi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:1695-700. 2010
    ..The present study adds to evidence that high levels of circulating vitamin D measured during darker season is associated with decreased prevalence of adenomas in the distal sites of the colorectum...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and mortality due to stomach cancer: findings from the JACC Study
    Yoshihisa Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S113-9. 2005
    ..The Japan Collaborative Cohort Study (JACC Study) provided an opportunity to examine the association between smoking and the risk of mortality due to stomach cancer...
  20. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and liver cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Keitaro Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:816-38. 2008
    ..g. hepatitis C virus infection) and genetic traits (e.g. presence of poor acetaldehyde metabolizers)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mortality and incidence rates of stomach cancer in the JACC Study
    Pham Truong Minh
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S89-97. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the mortality and incidence of stomach cancer in the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study (JACC Study), and compare them with those of the general population of Japan...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and liver cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among Japanese
    Keitaro Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Saga University, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:445-56. 2006
    ..Emerging epidemiologic data suggest that cigarette smoking may increase the risk of primary liver cancer. We evaluated this association based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among Japanese populations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and colorectal cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:582-97. 2006
    ..On the basis of a systematic review of epidemiological evidence, we evaluated this association among the Japanese population, who may be more susceptible to alcohol-related diseases than Western populations...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mortality attributable to cigarette smoking in a cohort study in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:599-605. 2007
    ..Smoking is responsible for a considerable proportion of deaths due to all causes as well as cause-specific deaths. Population-based antismoking programs should be implemented to reduce such avoidable deaths...
  25. doi request reprint Personality and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka colorectal cancer study
    Jun Nagano
    Institute of Health Science, Kyushu University, Kasuga, Fukuoka 816 8580, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:553-61. 2008
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Lung cancer risk and consumption of vegetables and fruit: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence from Japan
    Kenji Wakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:693-708. 2011
    ..To re-assess this issue, we reviewed data from Japanese epidemiological studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphism in cytochrome P450 7A1 and risk of colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Tomoko Hagiwara
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Res 65:2979-82. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms of XRCC1, alcohol consumption, and the risk of colorectal cancer in Japan
    Guang Yin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:64-71. 2012
    ..Therefore, we examined the associations of XRCC1 Arg399Gln, Arg280His, and Arg194Trp polymorphisms with colorectal cancer and the impact of the association between alcohol consumption and colorectal cancer risk...
  29. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of green tea consumption and oral cancer incidence in Japan
    Reiko Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyusyu, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 17:821-6. 2007
    ..To examine the relation of green tea consumption with oral carcinogenesis, we prospectively analyzed data from a nationwide large-scale cohort study in Japan...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relation of alcohol use and smoking to glucose tolerance status in Japanese men
    Yutaka Sakai
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 73:83-8. 2006
    ..Alcohol use may confer increased risks not only of type 2 diabetes mellitus but also of preceding glucose intolerance status. Smoking does not seem to deteriorate glucose tolerance...
  31. doi request reprint Dietary fiber, source foods and colorectal cancer risk: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Kazuhiro Uchida
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Scand J Gastroenterol 45:1223-31. 2010
    ..We investigated associations of dietary fiber and source foods with colorectal cancer risk in the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study, a community-based case-control study...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of vegetable consumption and liver cancer in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Int J Cancer 119:2408-11. 2006
    ..13-1.06), respectively. Our study reveals an inverse association between vegetable consumption and the risk of death from liver cancer. These results provide further evidence of the protective effect of vegetables against liver cancer...
  33. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T and A1298C polymorphisms and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Guang Yin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582
    Cancer Sci 95:908-13. 2004
    ..Because very few individuals had the 1298CC genotype, the findings regarding the A1298C polymorphism need careful interpretation and confirmation in larger studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint Colorectal polypectomy and risk of colorectal cancer by subsite: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer study
    Daigo Yoshida
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:597-602. 2007
    ..However, benefit of colorectal polypectomy in routine practice is still uncertain. We therefore investigated subsite-specific risks of colorectal cancer in relation to history of colorectal polypectomy in a case-control study...
  35. doi request reprint Years of life lost due to cancer in a cohort study in Japan
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Eur J Public Health 19:189-92. 2009
    ..We estimated the burden of cancer using mortality and years of life lost according to life tables in a cohort study in Japan...
  36. ncbi request reprint Relationships among self-management skills, communication with superiors, and mental health of employees in a Japanese worksite
    Takashi Shimizu
    Department of Mental Health, Institute of Industrial and Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1, Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu shi, Fukuoka 807 8555, Japan
    Ind Health 41:335-7. 2003
    ..Our results implied that self-management skills might have the potential of affecting the mental health of Japanese employees...
  37. doi request reprint Obesity and liver cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Keitaro Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:212-21. 2012
    ..Recent studies also suggest that obesity may play a role in the development of liver cancer in alcoholic cirrhosis or viral hepatitis and in the general population...
  38. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome is associated with increased risk of colorectal adenoma development: the Self-Defense Forces health study
    Takako Morita
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:485-9. 2005
    ..Thus the metabolic syndrome appears to be an important entity with regard to the prevention of colorectal cancer, as well as cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes...
  39. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and colorectal cancer: the Fukuoka Colorectal Cancer Study
    Kayoko Isomura
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 97:1099-104. 2006
    ..The results of the present study indicate that physical activity associated with work and leisure-time exerts beneficial effects in Japanese, but not on the proximal colon...
  40. pmc Dietary patterns and A1C in Japanese men and women
    Akiko Nanri
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 31:1568-73. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between major dietary patterns and glucose tolerance status as measured by A1C in Japanese adults...
  41. ncbi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and the mortality risk of gastric cancer in Japanese menopausal females
    Satoshi Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 14:53-9. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Effect of the physical activities in leisure time and commuting to work on mental health
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Occup Health 49:46-52. 2007
    ..In women, there was no significant association between any of the indices of physical activity. In conclusion, leisure-time exercise and walking or cycling during commuting to work may be associated with better mental health in men...
  43. ncbi request reprint The Japanese version of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP)--validation among young and middle-aged adults
    Reiko Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Community Dent Health 23:158-63. 2006
    ..To validate the Japanese version of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP-J) for use among young and middle-aged adults. Evaluating the criterion validity was particularly important in this study...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prospective cohort study of stress, life satisfaction, self-rated health, insomnia, and suicide death in Japan
    Yoshihisa Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences at the University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:227-37. 2005
    ..3, 4.3) and 2.6 (95% CI: 1.1, 6.2), respectively. The importance of these observations lie in its potential for improving physician and public awareness of psychosocial factors as an early indication of mental health morbidity...
  45. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of educational background and stomach cancer in Japan
    Yoshihisa Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu City
    Prev Med 35:121-7. 2002
    ..To explain the correlation between socioeconomic status and stomach cancer, we therefore examined the roles played by different lifestyle factors...
  46. ncbi request reprint Visual display terminal work and sick building syndrome--the role of psychosocial distress in the relationship
    Tatsuhiko Kubo
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Occup Health 48:107-12. 2006
    ..1). In conclusion, our study suggests that extended hours of VDT use might be related to increased SBS symptoms. Moreover, psychosocial distress related to VDT work might mediate the relationship between VDT use and SBS symptoms in women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Overtime work, cigarette consumption, and addiction to cigarette among workers subject to mild smoking restrictions
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Ind Health 44:244-9. 2006
    ..The U-shaped relations of hours of overtime work to overall cigarette consumption and addiction to smoking deserve further investigations...
  48. ncbi request reprint Relationship between burnout and communication skill training among Japanese hospital nurses: a pilot study
    Takashi Shimizu
    Department of Mental Health, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Occup Health 45:185-90. 2003
    ..Our results implied that communication skill training might have a favorable effect on burnout among Japanese hospital nurses...
  49. ncbi request reprint Walking exercise and its relationship to serum lipids in Japanese
    Yoshihisa Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Epidemiol 12:64-9. 2002
    ..This suggests that walking exercise may not achieve the beneficial effect on lipids profiles among middle-aged/older Japanese...
  50. doi request reprint Adiponectin and colorectal adenomas: Self Defense Forces Health Study
    Jin Fukumoto
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Cancer Sci 99:781-6. 2008
    ..The study provided suggestive evidence for a protective association between adiponectin and large adenomas, but did not indicate a protective association independent of adiposity...
  51. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of colorectal cancer in relation to lifestyle factors and genetic polymorphisms: design and conduct of the Fukuoka colorectal cancer study
    Suminori Kono
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 5:393-400. 2004
    ..Informed consent to genotyping was obtained from 685 cases and 778 controls. Further details of the design and conduct are described with respect to methodological aspects...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between intake of sweet drinks and candies and oral health status in the adult population]
    Reiko Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 49:324-31. 2002
    ..The purpose of the study was to examine the relationship between intake of sweets (sweet drinks/candies of chewing gum) and oral health status, while adjusting for age and other dental health behavior...
  53. ncbi request reprint Residential proximity to high-voltage power lines and risk of childhood hematological malignancies
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Epidemiol 14:118-23. 2004
    ..The authors investigated whether residence in districts near high-voltage power lines is associated with childhood hematological malignancies, using small area analysis...
  54. ncbi request reprint A mental health care program and sickness absence in a Japanese manufacturing plant
    Takashi Shimizu
    Department of Mental Health, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseogaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu shi, Fukuoka 807 8555, Japan
    J Occup Health 45:234-7. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and glucose tolerance status in middle-aged Japanese men
    T Yamaji
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Diabetologia 47:2145-51. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between coffee and green tea consumption and glucose tolerance status as determined using a 75-g OGTT...
  56. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking, alcohol drinking, and oral and pharyngeal cancer mortality in Japan
    R Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyusyu, Japan
    Oral Dis 14:314-9. 2008
    ..To prospectively examine the association of cigarette smoking and alcohol drinking with oral and pharyngeal carcinogenesis, we analyzed data from a nation-wide large-scale cohort study in Japan...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiological Studies on extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields and childhood leukemia, and preventive actions based on precautionary principles]
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 94:21-5. 2003
  58. ncbi request reprint Relationships among self-efficacy, communication, self-management skills and mental health of employees at a Japanese workplace
    Takashi Shimizu
    Department of Mental Health, Institute of Industrial and Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    J UOEH 25:261-70. 2003
    ..Our results implied that age, job rank, communication with superiors and self-management skills would contribute to the mental health of Japanese employees...
  59. ncbi request reprint Estimates of cancer mortality in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam in the 1990s
    Le Tran Ngoan
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Epidemiol 12:179-87. 2002
    ..2 VS. 14.2 per 100,000). The present findings are the first results of cancer mortality from Viet Nam and should be useful for further cancer control programs there...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between cigarette smoking and oral health status]
    Reiko Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 44:6-11. 2002
    ..6-0.8). Dose response relationships between smoking and these variables were also observed. The results indicated that cigarette smoking was associated with oral health status independent of some aspects of dental health behavior...
  61. ncbi request reprint Support for and observance of worksite smoking restriction policies--A study of municipal employees at a city office in Japan
    T Mizoue
    Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, 807 8555, Japan
    Prev Med 29:549-54. 1999
    ..This study examined the relationship between the extent of worksite smoking restriction and worker attitudes toward these policies...
  62. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of diabetes mellitus and liver cancer in Japan
    Y Fujino
    Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 17:374-9. 2001
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine the association between diabetes and liver cancer in view of the trend and the interaction...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prospective study on the relation of cigarette smoking with cancer of the liver and stomach in an endemic region
    T Mizoue
    Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Int J Epidemiol 29:232-7. 2000
    ..Smoking has not been confirmed as a risk factor for cancers of the liver and stomach. The authors examined prospectively the relationship between smoking and these cancers in an endemic region...
  64. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and overtime work as risk factors for sick building syndrome in Japan
    T Mizoue
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 154:803-8. 2001
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Development of a shortened Japanese version of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP) for young and middle-aged adults
    R Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Community Dent Health 25:38-43. 2008
    ..The aim of this paper is to develop a short version of the Japanese OHIP (OHIP-J) appropriate for use in young and middle-aged adults, and to evaluate its properties using cross-sectional data...
  66. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of oral health promotion in the workplace: the effects on dental care costs and frequency of dental visits
    R Ide
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu City, Japan
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:213-9. 2001
    ..An oral health promotion program has been conducted since 1989 at a shipyard in Japan...
  67. pmc Dietary factors and stomach cancer mortality
    L T Ngoan
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Br J Cancer 87:37-42. 2002
    ..3-11.8). The high consumption of pickled food and traditional soups also increased risk, but not significantly. The findings suggest that a diet high in salt and low in vitamins may be associated with an increase in stomach cancer...
  68. ncbi request reprint Positive and negative affect in the factor structure of the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory for Japanese workers
    N Iwata
    University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Psychol Rep 82:651-6. 1998
    ..The second and third oblique factors, defined almost entirely by the STAI-Y anxiety-present items, clearly reflected the state-trait distinction in this sample of Japanese workers...
  69. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of blood transfusion history and liver cancer in a high-endemic area of Japan
    Y Fujino
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Transfus Med 12:297-302. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether such a history correlates with the development of liver cancer among the general population of this high-endemic area...
  70. ncbi request reprint Aggregation of stomach cancer history in parents and offspring in comparison with other sites
    Takaaki Kondo
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Epidemiol 32:579-83. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the magnitude of the aggregation of a stomach cancer history in parents and their offspring in comparison with that of a history at other sites...
  71. ncbi request reprint Family history and the risk of stomach cancer death in Japan: differences by age and gender
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Field of Social Life Science, Program in Health and Community Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 97:688-94. 2002
    ..Any preventive strategy should take into account the degree of individual susceptibility...
  72. ncbi request reprint Green tea and stomach cancer--a short review of prospective studies
    Yoshiharu Hoshiyama
    Department of Public Health, Showa University School of Medicine, Saitama, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S109-12. 2005
    ..In Japan, green tea has been drunk for a long time. Because it can be drunk casually, many people love drinking it. If such green tea has an effect to prevent stomach cancer, it will be a very convenient way to prevent the disease...
  73. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of insulin-like growth factor I, II, and binding protein 3, transforming growth factor beta-1, soluble fas ligand and superoxide dismutase activity in stomach cancer cases and their controls in the JACC Study
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S120-5. 2005
    ..New biomarkers of the disease that may contribute to establish the potential screening strategy would be of value for the early detection of individuals at high risk of the disease...
  74. ncbi request reprint Serum pepsinogen values and Helicobacter pylori status among control subjects of a nested case-control study in the JACC study
    Shogo Kikuchi
    Department of Public Health, Aichi Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:S126-33. 2005
    ..Helicobacter pylori infection and serum pepsinogen values are strongly related with stomach cancer. The aim of this study was to know what were these factors among general population...
  75. ncbi request reprint The relationships between interest for and participation in health screening and risk of mortality: the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Public Health Medicine, Doctoral Program in Social and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan
    Prev Med 41:767-71. 2005
    ..This study examined whether the interest in participation in health screening is associated with reduced mortality in Japan...
  76. ncbi request reprint Evaluation based on systematic review of epidemiological evidence among Japanese populations: tobacco smoking and total cancer risk
    Manami Inoue
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:404-11. 2005
    ..We evaluated the association between tobacco smoking and total cancer risk among Japanese populations based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence...
  77. ncbi request reprint Childhood leukemia and magnetic fields in Japan: a case-control study of childhood leukemia and residential power-frequency magnetic fields in Japan
    Michinori Kabuto
    National Institute for Environmental Studies, Ibaraki, Japan
    Int J Cancer 119:643-50. 2006
    ..Most of the leukemia cases in the highest exposure category had MF levels far above 0.4 microT. Our results provided additional evidence that high MF exposure was associated with a higher risk of childhood leukemia, particularly of ALL...
  78. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and lung cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence among the Japanese population
    Kenji Wakai
    Division of Epidemiology and Prevention, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:309-24. 2006
    ..It would be of value, therefore, to quantify that association in Japan based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence for the primary prevention of lung cancer...
  79. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and total cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Manami Inoue
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:692-700. 2007
    ..We conducted a systematic review of epidemiological evidence to evaluate the association between alcohol drinking and total cancer risk among the Japanese population...
  80. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and lung cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Kenji Wakai
    Division of Epidemiology and Prevention, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:168-74. 2007
    ..Based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence, we evaluated this association among the Japanese population, who may be more susceptible to alcohol-related diseases than Western populations...
  81. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of folate, other B vitamins, and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in relation to depressive symptoms in Japanese adults
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 24:140-7. 2008
    ..We examined cross-sectional associations between the intake of folate, other B vitamins, and omega-3 PUFAs and depressive symptoms in Japanese adults...
  82. ncbi request reprint Predisposing factors of sleep-disordered breathing in Japanese male workers
    Kuniyuki Niijima
    Shizuoka Health Care Center, Central Japan Railway Company, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    J Occup Health 49:461-6. 2007
    ..These findings would be beneficial in the workplace for selection of subjects who should be encouraged to undergo pulse oximetry for detection of SDB...
  83. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and gastric cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Taichi Shimazu
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:8-25. 2008
    ..This report is one of a series of articles by our research group, which is evaluating the existing evidence concerning the association between health-related lifestyles and cancer...
  84. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and gastric cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence among the Japanese population
    Yoshikazu Nishino
    Division of Epidemiology, Miyagi Cancer Center Research Institute, Natori, Miyagi, 981 1293, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:800-7. 2006
    ..We evaluated the association between tobacco smoking and gastric cancer risk among the Japanese population based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence...
  85. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and colorectal cancer in Japanese: a pooled analysis of results from five cohort studies
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1397-406. 2008
    ..An alcohol-colorectal cancer association seems to be more apparent in Japanese than in Western populations. Whether this difference can be ascribed to genetic or environmental factors needs to be clarified...
  86. ncbi request reprint Lack of an association between serum level of transforming growth factor beta -1 and stomach cancer risk in the JACC study
    Hiroshi Yatsuya
    Department of Public Health Health Information Dynamics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:170-6. 2005
    ..In conclusion, serum TGFbeta1 levels were not associated with increased risks of subsequent stomach cancer.gene A52C polymorphism related to the metabolism of long-chain fatty acids and oxidized LDL in the etiology of colorectal cancer...
  87. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and breast cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiological evidence among the Japanese population
    Chisato Nagata
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:387-94. 2006
    ..As tobacco smoking may be one of the few modifiable risk factors for breast cancer, we focused on the association between tobacco smoking and the risk of breast cancer in this review...
  88. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and oxidative DNA damage: a longitudinal study
    Tetsuya Mizoue
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo 162 8655, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:1254-8. 2007
    ..7% increase). The results based on a longitudinal observation suggest that weight loss is associated with increased oxidative DNA damage, a state presumably related to an increased risk of cancer...