Tatsuo Akechi

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Affiliation: Nagoya City University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc The first 100 patients in the SUN(^_^)D trial (strategic use of new generation antidepressants for depression): examination of feasibility and adherence during the pilot phase
    Shinji Shimodera
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Kochi Medical School, Nankokushi, Kochi, Japan
    Trials 13:80. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Clinical indicators of depression among ambulatory cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi 467 8601, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:1175-80. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Psychotherapy for depression among patients with advanced cancer
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Aichi, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:1113-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Perceived needs, psychological distress and quality of life of elderly cancer patients
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:704-10. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Good death in elderly adults with cancer in Japan based on perspectives of the general population
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:271-6. 2012
  6. pmc Strategic use of new generation antidepressants for depression: SUN(^_^)D study protocol
    Toshi A Furukawa
    Department of Health Promotion and Human Behavior, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine School of Public Health, Yoshida konoe cho, Sakyo ku, Japan
    Trials 12:116. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Patient's perceived need and psychological distress and/or quality of life in ambulatory breast cancer patients in Japan
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Psychooncology 20:497-505. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Delirium training program for nurses
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Psychosomatics 51:106-11. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Anticipatory nausea among ambulatory cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy: prevalence, associated factors, and impact on quality of life
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Hospital, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:2596-600. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Social anxiety disorder as a hidden psychiatric comorbidity among cancer patients
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 9:103-5. 2011

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  1. pmc The first 100 patients in the SUN(^_^)D trial (strategic use of new generation antidepressants for depression): examination of feasibility and adherence during the pilot phase
    Shinji Shimodera
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Kochi Medical School, Nankokushi, Kochi, Japan
    Trials 13:80. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Clinical indicators of depression among ambulatory cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi 467 8601, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:1175-80. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate clinical indicators of depression among randomly selected ambulatory patients with cancer who were receiving chemotherapy...
  3. doi request reprint Psychotherapy for depression among patients with advanced cancer
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Aichi, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:1113-9. 2012
    ..In addition, the current review introduces some novel therapeutic strategies that have not yet been proved to be effective but show promise for future studies...
  4. doi request reprint Perceived needs, psychological distress and quality of life of elderly cancer patients
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:704-10. 2012
    ..Very few findings regarding the perceived needs of elderly cancer patients have been reported. This study investigated needs and psychological distress perceived by and/or quality of life of elderly cancer patients...
  5. doi request reprint Good death in elderly adults with cancer in Japan based on perspectives of the general population
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:271-6. 2012
    ..To investigate concepts relevant to a good death in elderly adults with cancer...
  6. pmc Strategic use of new generation antidepressants for depression: SUN(^_^)D study protocol
    Toshi A Furukawa
    Department of Health Promotion and Human Behavior, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine School of Public Health, Yoshida konoe cho, Sakyo ku, Japan
    Trials 12:116. 2011
    ..Starting with these findings, this proposed trial aims to establish the optimum 1st line and 2nd line antidepressant treatment strategy among adult patients with a non-psychotic unipolar major depressive episode...
  7. doi request reprint Patient's perceived need and psychological distress and/or quality of life in ambulatory breast cancer patients in Japan
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Psychooncology 20:497-505. 2011
    ..The purposes of this study were to investigate the association between patients' perceived needs and psychological distress and/or quality of life (QOL) and to clarify the characteristics of patients with a high degree of unmet needs...
  8. doi request reprint Delirium training program for nurses
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Psychosomatics 51:106-11. 2010
    ..Delirium is a common and serious clinical problem for hospitalized patients and is associated with an increased risk of morbidity and mortality and increased healthcare costs...
  9. doi request reprint Anticipatory nausea among ambulatory cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy: prevalence, associated factors, and impact on quality of life
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Hospital, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:2596-600. 2010
    ..However, given its potentially significant impact on relevant outcome, including QOL, AN should not be neglected in current clinical oncology practice. (Cancer Sci 2010; 101: 2596-2660)...
  10. doi request reprint Social anxiety disorder as a hidden psychiatric comorbidity among cancer patients
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 9:103-5. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the potential impact of social anxiety disorder on the psychological distress of cancer patients has not been reported...
  11. doi request reprint Oncologists' recognition of supportive care needs and symptoms of their patients in a breast cancer outpatient consultation
    Toru Okuyama
    Division of Psycho oncology and Palliative Care, Nagoya City University Hospital, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi 467 8601, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:1251-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the accuracy of oncologists' recognition of their patients' supportive care needs and symptoms in breast cancer outpatient consultation in Japan...
  12. doi request reprint Problem-solving therapy for psychological distress in Japanese cancer patients: preliminary clinical experience from psychiatric consultations
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:867-70. 2008
    ..Our preliminary experience suggests that PST is an effective treatment for alleviating psychological distress in Japanese cancer patients and that this treatment should be further examined in a clinical trial...
  13. doi request reprint Patients' supportive care needs and psychological distress in advanced breast cancer patients in Japan
    Megumi Uchida
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Aichi 467 8601, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:530-6. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the Short-form Supportive Care Needs Survey questionnaire (SCNS-SF34-J)
    Toru Okuyama
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Psychooncology 18:1003-10. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the psychometric property of the Japanese version of the Short-form Supportive Care Needs Survey questionnaire (SCNS-SF34-J)...
  15. doi request reprint Patient-perceived barriers to the psychological care of Japanese patients with lung cancer
    Chiharu Endo
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:653-60. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the type and frequency of barriers to receive psychological care in patients with lung cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Cancer patients' reluctance to discuss psychological distress with their physicians was not associated with underrecognition of depression by physicians: a preliminary study
    Toru Okuyama
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 7:229-33. 2009
    ..To investigate the association between cancer patients' reluctance for emotional disclosure to their physician and underrecognition of depression by physicians...
  17. doi request reprint Gender differences in factors associated with suicidal ideation in major depression among cancer patients
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Psychooncology 19:384-9. 2010
    ..However, no data is available regarding gender differences in risk factors for suicide among cancer patients with major depression...
  18. ncbi request reprint Postictal cardiovascular response predicts therapeutic efficacy of electroconvulsive therapy for depression
    Hideki Azuma
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:290-4. 2007
    ..The higher these postical physiological parameters, the more effective the course of ECT. It may be useful to examine such sensitive physiological parameters as BP, HR or RPP to determine effective or non-effective electrical seizure...
  19. doi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in adolescents aged 12-18: a cross-sectional survey of 18,104 students
    Norio Watanabe
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Aichi, Japan
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:550-60. 2012
    ..The prevalence of DSH in Japan was in the lower ranges of those reported for Western countries. The identified associated factors were not dissimilar from those reported in the West...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients' reluctance to disclose their emotional distress to their physicians: a study of Japanese patients with lung cancer
    Toru Okuyama
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychooncology 17:460-5. 2008
    ..To explore cancer patients' concerns about emotional disclosure (ED) to their physicians, and to investigate the factors associated with them...
  21. ncbi request reprint Two dimensions of anosognosia in patients with Alzheimer's disease: reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the Anosognosia Questionnaire for Dementia (AQ-D)
    Junko Sato
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Nagoya City, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:672-7. 2007
    ..The knowledge that various factors may have different effects on different domains of anosognosia in patients with AD may serve as useful information for clinicians assessing anosognosia in AD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Postictal suppression correlates with therapeutic efficacy for depression in bilateral sine and pulse wave electroconvulsive therapy
    Hideki Azuma
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:168-73. 2007
    ..Postictal suppression appears to offer a useful predictor of clinical outcome of depression in BL ECT. No EEG parameters were found to be differentially predictive between sine and pulse wave ECT...
  23. ncbi request reprint Multifaceted psychosocial intervention program for breast cancer patients after first recurrence: feasibility study
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kawasumi, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Psychooncology 16:517-24. 2007
    ..005). The novel intervention program is feasible, is a promising strategy for reducing clinically manifested psychological distress and further controlled studies are warranted...
  24. doi request reprint Oncology nurses' recognition of supportive care needs and symptoms of their patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Tomohiro Nakaguchi
    Nagoya City University Hospital, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:369-76. 2013
    ..To assess the accuracy of oncology nurses' recognition of supportive care needs and symptoms of their patients undergoing chemotherapy...
  25. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the Agitated Behaviour in Dementia Scale in Alzheimer's disease: three dimensions of agitated behaviour in dementia
    Katsuyoshi Torii
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioural Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychogeriatrics 11:212-20. 2011
    ..We developed the Japanese version of the Agitated Behaviour in Dementia scale (ABID), examined its reliability and validity, and carried out its factor analysis to elucidate its factor structure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Associated and predictive factors of sleep disturbance in advanced cancer patients
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Psychooncology 16:888-94. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that psychological distress is a possible key cause of sleep disturbance and management of psychological distress may be one promising strategy for prevention of sleep disturbance among advanced cancer patients...
  27. doi request reprint Neural correlates of memory in depression measured by brain perfusion SPECT at rest
    Hideki Azuma
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 63:685-92. 2009
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Ictal physiological characteristics of remitters during bilateral electroconvulsive therapy
    Hideki Azuma
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavior Medicine, Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Medicine Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 185:462-4. 2011
    ..However, these results could not be generalized, and are limited to non-atropine conditions and bilateral ECT...
  29. doi request reprint Self-perceived burden in terminally ill cancer patients: a categorization of care strategies based on bereaved family members' perspectives
    Terukazu Akazawa
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:224-34. 2010
    ..Terminally ill cancer patients often experience a self-perceived burden that affects their quality of life; however, no standard care strategy for coping with this form of suffering has ever been established...
  30. pmc Help-seeking behavior among Japanese school students who self-harm: results from a self-report survey of 18,104 adolescents
    Norio Watanabe
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 8:561-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of and factors associated with poor help-seeking among adolescents who self-harm and to explore the resources used for help...
  31. doi request reprint Symptom indicator of severity of depression in cancer patients: a comparison of the DSM-IV criteria with alternative diagnostic criteria
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:225-32. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the performances of several diagnostic criteria items for judging the severity of major depression among cancer patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ictal electroencephalographic correlates of posttreatment neuropsychological changes in electroconvulsive therapy: a hypothesis-generation study
    Hideki Azuma
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    J ECT 23:163-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this hypothesis-generation study was to examine correlations between ictal electroencephalographic (EEG) characteristics and cognitive side effects after ECT...
  33. pmc Quality of life of parents raising children with pervasive developmental disorders
    Atsurou Yamada
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Nagoya, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 12:119. 2012
    ..The aims of the present study were; (i) to evaluate the quality of life (QOL) of parents caring for their children with PDDs, and (ii) to explore the correlates of their QOL...
  34. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors and survival after diagnosis of inoperable non-small cell lung cancer
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychooncology 18:23-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present study was to use a rigorous study design to investigate the association between relevant psychosocial factors and survival after a diagnosis of inoperable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Mental health literacy in Japanese cancer patients: ability to recognize depression and preferences of treatments-comparison with Japanese lay public
    Toru Okuyama
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Japan
    Psychooncology 16:834-42. 2007
    ..We therefore examined Japanese cancer patients' (CP) ability to recognize depression and their preferences of its treatments...
  36. doi request reprint Adequacy of continuation and maintenance treatments for major depression in Japan
    Akiko Fujita
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    J Psychopharmacol 22:153-6. 2008
    ..At maintenance phase immediately before relapse, average dosage was 42.0 (SD = 74.7) mg/day and 83% were prescribed inadequate doses. There is gross under-treatment of depression during continuation and maintenance phases in Japan...
  37. doi request reprint Changes after behavior therapy among responsive and nonresponsive patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Tomoaki Yamanishi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 172:242-50. 2009
    ..Our results support the hypothesis that while the OFC may be associated with the BT response, BT may result in changes in rCBF in the medial and middle frontal cortex...
  38. doi request reprint Etiologies of delirium and their relationship to reversibility and motor subtype in cancer patients
    Ryuichi Sagawa
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kawasumi, Mizuho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 39:175-82. 2009
    ..This study investigated the causes of delirium and their association with reversibility and motor subtypes of delirium in cancer patients...
  39. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy modifies the naturalistic course of social anxiety disorder: findings from an ABA design study in routine clinical practices
    Toshi A Furukawa
    Department of Health Promotion and Human Behavior, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine School of Public Health, Kyoto, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 67:139-47. 2013
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in terminally ill cancer patients in Japan
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya City University Medical School, Nagoya, Japan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:5-12. 2006
    ..Regarding screening for MD, both single-item interviews and the HADS possess useful screening performance. Different screening instruments may be recommended depending on the depressive disorders and specific populations...
  41. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the Dysexecutive Questionnaire (DEX) in Alzheimer's disease: validation of a behavioral rating scale to assess dysexecutive symptoms in Japanese patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Yoshihiro Shinagawa
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:951-6. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to develop a behavior rating scale for assessing dysexecutive symptoms in Japanese patients with AD...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Pharmacological therapy for psychiatric issues among cancer patients]
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences
    Nihon Rinsho 65:115-20. 2007
    ..Neuroleptics, especially haloperidol, are most widely used for management of delirium...
  43. doi request reprint A case with Hodgkin lymphoma and fronto-temporal lobular degeneration (FTLD)-like dementia facilitated by chemotherapy
    Ryuta Katsumata
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 40:365-8. 2010
    ..This case points to the importance of being attentive to the appearance of neuropsychiatric symptoms and evaluating brain functions properly when performing anti-cancer chemotherapy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Emotional distress and its correlates among parents of children with pervasive developmental disorders
    Atsurou Yamada
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:651-7. 2007
    ..Clinicians can deliver better service by paying appropriate attention to the emotional distress of mothers of children with not only autistic disorder but also other PDD...
  45. pmc Group cognitive behavioral therapy for patients with generalized social anxiety disorder in Japan: outcomes at 1-year follow up and outcome predictors
    Akiko Kawaguchi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 9:267-75. 2013
    ..In the present study, we examined the efficacy of group CBT for patients with generalized SAD in Japan at 1-year follow-up and investigated predictors with regard to outcomes...
  46. doi request reprint Psychotic-like experiences are associated with violent behavior in adolescents
    Yoshihiro Kinoshita
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Schizophr Res 126:245-51. 2011
    ..Psychotic-like experiences (PLEs) in the general population may share an etiological background with psychotic disorders. The present study has evaluated the association between PLEs and violent behavior in adolescents...
  47. ncbi request reprint The differential impact of executive attention dysfunction on episodic memory in obsessive-compulsive disorder patients with checking symptoms vs. those with washing symptoms
    Ichiro M Omori
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    J Psychiatr Res 41:776-84. 2007
    ..Among "checkers", poor general memory was related to inhibition deficits...
  48. doi request reprint Brief psychoeducation for schizophrenia primarily intended to change the cognition of auditory hallucinations: an exploratory study
    Nao Shiraishi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan Department of Psychiatry, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan Shiseikai Yagoto Hospital, Nagoya, Japan and Department of Health Promotion and Human Behavior, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine School of Public Health, Kyoto, Japan Dr Watanabe is now at the Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Translational Medical Center, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:35-9. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the present study suggests that psychoeducation might be useful in reducing secondary delusions without exacerbating a depressive state. ..
  49. ncbi request reprint [Pharmacological management of psychiatric disorders among cancer patients]
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences
    Nihon Rinsho 70:126-9. 2012
    ..This review focuses on the psychiatric disorders experienced by cancer patients and provides an overview regarding appropriate pharmacological interventions for psychiatric disorders among cancer patients...
  50. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress experienced by families of cancer patients: preliminary findings from psychiatric consultation of a Cancer Center Hospital
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:329-32. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to obtain preliminary findings regarding psychiatric disorders and background characteristics among Japanese family members of cancer patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Essential psychological care in palliative medicine]
    Tatsuo Akechi
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences
    Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 112:1029-36. 2010
    ....
  52. pmc Absence status associated with focal activity and polydipsia-induced hyponatremia
    Hideki Azuma
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences Nagoya, Japan
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:495-8. 2008
    ..We assumed that hyponatremia induced by polydipsia precipitated epileptogenicity in the left frontal area, and then focal activity secondarily generalized and resulted in absence status...
  53. ncbi request reprint Memory, attention, and executive functions before and after sine and pulse wave electroconvulsive therapies for treatment-resistant major depression
    Akiko Fujita
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    J ECT 22:107-12. 2006
    ..The present study focused on the impact of sine and pulse waveforms on anterograde memory and nonmemory cognitive functions...