Ken Shimizu

Summary

Affiliation: National Cancer Center
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of integrated psychosocial care for distress in cancer patients
    Ken Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuou ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:451-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Clinical biopsychosocial risk factors for depression in lung cancer patients: a comprehensive analysis using data from the Lung Cancer Database Project
    K Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Oncol 23:1973-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Treatment response to psychiatric intervention and predictors of response among cancer patients with adjustment disorders
    Ken Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:684-91. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Usefulness of pharmacist-assisted screening and psychiatric referral program for outpatients with cancer undergoing chemotherapy
    Tatsuhiko Ito
    Department of Psychiatry, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychooncology 20:647-54. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Involvement of a psychiatric consultation service in a palliative care team at the Japanese cancer center hospital
    Asao Ogawa
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 40:1139-46. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and stress factors experienced by staff members in cancer hospitals: a preliminary finding from psychiatric consultation service at National Cancer Center Hospitals in Japan
    Mariko Asai
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center, Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 8:291-5. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience of the use of a pharmacological treatment algorithm for major depressive disorder in patients with advanced cancer
    Masako Okamura
    Psychiatry Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Psychooncology 17:154-60. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Clinical experience of the modified nurse-assisted screening and psychiatric referral program
    Ken Shimizu
    Psychiatry Division, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Tokyo, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 6:29-32. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Availability of psychiatric consultation-liaison services as an integral component of palliative care programs at Japanese cancer hospitals
    Asao Ogawa
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:42-52. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility and usefulness of the 'Distress Screening Program in Ambulatory Care' in clinical oncology practice
    Ken Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Chuou ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychooncology 19:718-25. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Effects of integrated psychosocial care for distress in cancer patients
    Ken Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuou ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:451-7. 2013
    ..Here the findings of recent experimental studies are reviewed to provide guidance regarding this issue...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical biopsychosocial risk factors for depression in lung cancer patients: a comprehensive analysis using data from the Lung Cancer Database Project
    K Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Oncol 23:1973-9. 2012
    ..The present study examined the biopsychosocial risk factors of depression in lung cancer patients, focusing on psychological factors in the largest patient sample reported to date...
  3. doi request reprint Treatment response to psychiatric intervention and predictors of response among cancer patients with adjustment disorders
    Ken Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:684-91. 2011
    ..Although adjustment disorders (ADs) are common among patients with cancer and such patients are frequently referred to consultation-liaison psychiatrists, little is known about the clinical courses of these patients...
  4. doi request reprint Usefulness of pharmacist-assisted screening and psychiatric referral program for outpatients with cancer undergoing chemotherapy
    Tatsuhiko Ito
    Department of Psychiatry, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychooncology 20:647-54. 2011
    ..We introduced a clinical screening program utilizing the Distress and Impact Thermometer (DIT) to identify MDD and AD in cancer outpatients receiving chemotherapy. This study assessed the usefulness of the screening program...
  5. doi request reprint Involvement of a psychiatric consultation service in a palliative care team at the Japanese cancer center hospital
    Asao Ogawa
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 40:1139-46. 2010
    ..In Japan, specialized palliative care teams work in conjunction with consultation-liaison psychiatrists as an essential members. There are, however, few studies reporting on these services...
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and stress factors experienced by staff members in cancer hospitals: a preliminary finding from psychiatric consultation service at National Cancer Center Hospitals in Japan
    Mariko Asai
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center, Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 8:291-5. 2010
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  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience of the use of a pharmacological treatment algorithm for major depressive disorder in patients with advanced cancer
    Masako Okamura
    Psychiatry Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Psychooncology 17:154-60. 2008
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  8. doi request reprint Clinical experience of the modified nurse-assisted screening and psychiatric referral program
    Ken Shimizu
    Psychiatry Division, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Tokyo, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 6:29-32. 2008
    ..We modified the program so that the nurses could judge the final eligibility of referral using the result of the screening. This study assessed if the modified NASPRP led to more psychiatric referral of depressive patients...
  9. doi request reprint Availability of psychiatric consultation-liaison services as an integral component of palliative care programs at Japanese cancer hospitals
    Asao Ogawa
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:42-52. 2012
    ..Our objective was to determine the availability and degree of integration between psychiatric consultation-liaison services and palliative care in Japan...
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility and usefulness of the 'Distress Screening Program in Ambulatory Care' in clinical oncology practice
    Ken Shimizu
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Chuou ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychooncology 19:718-25. 2010
    ..This study assessed the feasibility and usefulness of the DISPAC program in actual clinical situations...
  11. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and background characteristics of cancer patients' family members referred to psychiatric consultation service at National Cancer Center Hospitals in Japan
    Mariko Asai
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 6:225-30. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint Impaired mental health among the bereaved spouses of cancer patients
    Mariko Asai
    Psycho Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan ac jp
    Psychooncology 22:995-1001. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the prevalence of impaired mental health among the bereaved spouses over several years and explore the indicators for early detection of high-risk spouses during end-of life (EOL) care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Twenty-four-hour urinary cortisol levels before complete resection of non-small cell lung cancer and survival
    Naoki Nakaya
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Acta Oncol 44:399-405. 2005
    ..54-2.21) and 1.17 (0.55-2.46), respectively (p for trend = 0.17). The present data do not support the hypothesis that 24-h urinary cortisol levels are associated with survival from non-small cell lung cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Can psychiatric intervention improve major depression in very near end-of-life cancer patients?
    Ken Shimizu
    Psychiatry Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Chuou ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Palliat Support Care 5:3-9. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate response rate of that end-of-life depression to psychiatric intervention and to assess the feasibility of conventional evidence-based pharmacological therapy for depression...