Takeo Fujiwara

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Affiliation: National Center for Child Health and Development
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of caste on the neurodevelopment of young children from birth to 36 months of age: a birth cohort study in Chitwan Valley, Nepal
    Rajendra Prasad Parajuli
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, 157 8535 Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Pediatr 14:56. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Is in vitro fertilization associated with preeclampsia? A propensity score matched study
    Noriyoshi Watanabe
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:69. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Income inequality, parental socioeconomic status, and birth outcomes in Japan
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1042-52. 2013
  4. pmc The association between oxytocin and social capital
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e52018. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Association of cord blood levels of lead, arsenic, and zinc with neurodevelopmental indicators in newborns: a birth cohort study in Chitwan Valley, Nepal
    Rajendra Prasad Parajuli
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1, Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    Environ Res 121:45-51. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Prediction of gestational diabetes mellitus by soluble (pro)renin receptor during the first trimester
    Noriyoshi Watanabe
    Department of Endocrinology and Hypertension, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 162 8666, Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:2528-35. 2013
  7. pmc BMI mediates the association between low educational level and higher blood pressure during pregnancy in Japan
    Seung Chik Jwa
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 13:389. 2013
  8. pmc Association between soluble (Pro)renin receptor concentration in cord blood and small for gestational age birth: a cross-sectional study
    Noriyoshi Watanabe
    Department of Endocrinology and Hypertension, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e60036. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with steroid phobia in caregivers of children with atopic dermatitis
    Reiji Kojima
    Division of Allergy, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:29-35. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Do home-visit programs for mothers with infants reduce parenting stress and increase social capital in Japan?
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1167-76. 2012

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Impact of caste on the neurodevelopment of young children from birth to 36 months of age: a birth cohort study in Chitwan Valley, Nepal
    Rajendra Prasad Parajuli
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, 157 8535 Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Pediatr 14:56. 2014
    ..This study aims to investigate the impact of caste on the neurodevelopment of children from birth to 36 months of age in Chitwan Valley, Nepal, where people are exposed to high levels of arsenic (As) and lead (Pb)...
  2. doi request reprint Is in vitro fertilization associated with preeclampsia? A propensity score matched study
    Noriyoshi Watanabe
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:69. 2014
    ..In the present study, we sought to investigate whether IVF is associated with preeclampsia in pregnant women using propensity score matching analysis...
  3. doi request reprint Income inequality, parental socioeconomic status, and birth outcomes in Japan
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1042-52. 2013
    ..Higher income inequality at the prefectural level and parental educational level, rather than household income, were associated with intrauterine growth but not with shorter gestational age at delivery...
  4. pmc The association between oxytocin and social capital
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e52018. 2012
    ..We also considered whether the association differed across gender because previous studies have shown differential effects of OT on social behaviors depending on gender...
  5. doi request reprint Association of cord blood levels of lead, arsenic, and zinc with neurodevelopmental indicators in newborns: a birth cohort study in Chitwan Valley, Nepal
    Rajendra Prasad Parajuli
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1, Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    Environ Res 121:45-51. 2013
    ..These results suggest that high levels of Pb or As exposure during the prenatal period may induce retardation during in utero neurodevelopment...
  6. doi request reprint Prediction of gestational diabetes mellitus by soluble (pro)renin receptor during the first trimester
    Noriyoshi Watanabe
    Department of Endocrinology and Hypertension, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 162 8666, Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:2528-35. 2013
    ..There are currently no factors that have been shown to predict gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) during early pregnancy. The soluble (pro)renin receptor [s(P)RR] may contribute to the development of GDM...
  7. pmc BMI mediates the association between low educational level and higher blood pressure during pregnancy in Japan
    Seung Chik Jwa
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 13:389. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the mediators of the association between educational level as an indicator of the SES and BP in early and mid-pregnancy among Japanese women...
  8. pmc Association between soluble (Pro)renin receptor concentration in cord blood and small for gestational age birth: a cross-sectional study
    Noriyoshi Watanabe
    Department of Endocrinology and Hypertension, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e60036. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the association between plasma soluble (P)RR [s(P)RR] concentration in human cord blood (i.e., neonatal blood at birth) and small for gestational age (SGA) birth...
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with steroid phobia in caregivers of children with atopic dermatitis
    Reiji Kojima
    Division of Allergy, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:29-35. 2013
    ..AD severity did not correlate with steroid phobia. Our findings suggest that greater attention to the patient's sex and clinical background of patients with AD is important to the success of AD therapy, regardless of AD severity...
  10. doi request reprint Do home-visit programs for mothers with infants reduce parenting stress and increase social capital in Japan?
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1167-76. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether the home-visit program reduces parenting stress and increases the social capital in the community...
  11. doi request reprint Do income inequality and social capital associate with measles-containing vaccine coverage rate?
    Kei Nagaoka
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Vaccine 30:7481-8. 2012
    ..We investigated the association between income inequality and social capital with measles-containing vaccine (MCV) coverage rates in Japan...
  12. doi request reprint Cord blood levels of toxic and essential trace elements and their determinants in the Terai region of Nepal: a birth cohort study
    Rajendra Prasad Parajuli
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Biol Trace Elem Res 147:75-83. 2012
    ..Less educated mothers are more likely to become a higher in utero As source to their fetus, and fetuses of older mothers were more likely to have higher in utero Cd exposure in Terai, Nepal...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does caregiver's social bonding enhance the health of their children?: the association between social capital and child behaviors
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 66:343-50. 2012
    ..22;95% CI:0.05-0.93). Both cognitive and structural social capital were negatively associated with unhealthy child behaviors. A further intervention study is needed to confirm the impact of social capital on child behavior...
  14. doi request reprint Breastfeeding and risk of atopic dermatitis up to the age 42 months: a birth cohort study in Japan
    Jun Ito
    Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan Division of Developmental Social Medicine, Department of Public Health and Occupational Medicine, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 24:267-72. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between breastfeeding and atopic dermatitis (AD) up to the age 42 months...
  15. doi request reprint Is paternal infant care associated with breastfeeding? A population-based study in Japan
    Jun Ito
    1Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Hum Lact 29:491-9. 2013
    ..One qualitative study has reported that more paternal infant care and housework contributed to the maintenance of breastfeeding. However, few studies have quantitatively investigated these relationships...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Anaphylaxis and biphasic reaction in a children hospital]
    China Nagano
    Department of General Pediatrics and Interdisciplinary Medicine, National Center for Child Health and Development, Japan
    Arerugi 62:163-70. 2013
    ..There are few detailed reports of children with anaphylaxis. We studied the actual condition of an anaphylaxis including biphasic reaction...