A Takasu

Summary

Affiliation: National Defense Medical College
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of liver injury with microwave tissue coagulation: an experimental study
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 56:984-89; discussion 989-90. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of induction rate for mild hypothermia on survival time during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock in rats
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 61:1330-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Arterial base excess after CPR: the relationship to CPR duration and the characteristics related to outcome
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 73:394-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermia: is it an ominous sign after cardiac arrest?
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 49:273-7. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of induced-hypothermia on short-term survival after volume-controlled hemorrhage in pigs
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 56:319-28. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Surface cooling, which fails to reduce the core temperature rapidly, hastens death during severe hemorrhagic shock in pigs
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 48:942-7. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Spermatic cord injury associated with blunt trauma
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Am J Emerg Med 23:806-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of mild hypothermia on ischemia-induced release of endothelin-1 in dog brain
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 31:59-64. 1996
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of an endothelin-1 antagonist, BQ-485, on cerebral oxygen metabolism after complete global cerebral ischemia in dogs
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 34:65-9. 1997
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary clinical outcome study of mild resuscitative hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest
    Y Yanagawa
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 39:61-6. 1998

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of liver injury with microwave tissue coagulation: an experimental study
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 56:984-89; discussion 989-90. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether microwave tissue coagulation (MTC) therapy is capable of stopping bleeding from severe liver injury in pigs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of induction rate for mild hypothermia on survival time during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock in rats
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 61:1330-5. 2006
    ..Rapid induction of hypothermia has been shown to improve survival in uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock (UHS) rat studies. We hypothesized that prolonged induction of hypothermia would be equally beneficial for survival during UHS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Arterial base excess after CPR: the relationship to CPR duration and the characteristics related to outcome
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 73:394-9. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermia: is it an ominous sign after cardiac arrest?
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 49:273-7. 2001
    ..To clarify the clinical characteristics of hyperthermia at an early stage after resuscitation from cardiac arrest (CA)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of induced-hypothermia on short-term survival after volume-controlled hemorrhage in pigs
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 56:319-28. 2003
    ..To examine whether induced hypothermia could prolong short-term survival after volume-controlled hemorrhagic shock (HS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surface cooling, which fails to reduce the core temperature rapidly, hastens death during severe hemorrhagic shock in pigs
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 48:942-7. 2000
    ..To examine whether surface cooling (SC) would rapidly decrease the core temperatures and prolong the survival time during volume-controlled lethal hemorrhagic shock in pigs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Spermatic cord injury associated with blunt trauma
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Am J Emerg Med 23:806-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of mild hypothermia on ischemia-induced release of endothelin-1 in dog brain
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 31:59-64. 1996
    ..Findings indicated that the decrease in ET-1 induced by mild hypothermia contributes to the improvement of the cerebral microcirculation after ischemia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of an endothelin-1 antagonist, BQ-485, on cerebral oxygen metabolism after complete global cerebral ischemia in dogs
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 34:65-9. 1997
    ..05). Thus, BQ-485 ameliorated the mismatch between O2 supply and demand in the delayed hypoperfusion phase. We conclude that ET may be involved in the pathogenesis of delayed cerebral hypoperfusion after cardiac arrest...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary clinical outcome study of mild resuscitative hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest
    Y Yanagawa
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 39:61-6. 1998
    ..Our study, although preliminary, suggests that MH might confer improved outcome, as has been shown in animal models, after CPA. This treatment is associated with an increase in pneumonic complications...
  11. ncbi request reprint Combined continuous monitoring of systemic and cerebral oxygen metabolism after cardiac arrest
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 29:189-94. 1995
    ..SjO2 may thus serve to warn of deterioration in cardiopulmonary function and serve as a predictor of outcome in cardiac arrest survivors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Analysis of plasma nitrite/nitrate in human thermal injury
    D Saitoh
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 194:129-36. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Role of endothelin-1 in the failure of cerebral circulation after complete global cerebral ischemia
    A Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Resuscitation 30:69-73. 1995
    ..The result suggests that ET-1 may contribute to the failure of cerebral circulation after cardiac arrest...
  14. doi request reprint Deposits on the intraluminal surface and bacterial growth in central venous catheters
    K Nishikawa
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    J Hosp Infect 75:19-22. 2010
    ..These deposits facilitated bacterial colonisation 30 times more than CVCs free from deposits...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Experience of treatment for blunt traumatic out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest patients over 24 years: head injury v.s. non-head injury]
    Youichi Yanagawa
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa City, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 32:231-5. 2004
    ..We investigated blunt traumatic out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest patients whether any clinical differences between with and without head injury existed or not...
  16. doi request reprint Indications for transcatheter arterial embolization in persistent hemothorax caused by blunt trauma
    Akiyoshi Hagiwara
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 65:589-94. 2008
    ..To confirm the usefulness of contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CECT) and the efficacy of transcatheter arterial embolization (TAE) in patients, who undergo tube thoracostomy for hemothorax secondary to blunt chest trauma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Rapid body cooling by cold fluid infusion prolongs survival time during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock in pigs
    Hirofumi Norio
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 52:1056-61; discussion 1061. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether cold fluid infusion could rapidly decrease the core temperature and prolong survival during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock in pigs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mild hypothermia prolongs the survival time during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock in rats
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Saitama 359 8513, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Resuscitation 54:303-9. 2002
    ..To test our hypothesis that during lethal uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock (UHS) in rats, mild hypothermia of either 36 or 34 degrees C would prolong the survival time in comparison with normotherma of 38 degrees C...
  19. ncbi request reprint Indications and limitations of induced hypothermic therapy for out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest
    Youichi Yanagawa
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Am J Emerg Med 24:214-6. 2006
    ..To identify candidates indicated to undergo induced hypothermic therapy (IHT) among comatose survivors of out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest (CPA) based on a retrospective review of medical charts...
  20. ncbi request reprint Serum interleukin-8 as a predictive marker for a comparative neurologic outcome analysis of patients resuscitated after cardiopulmonary arrest
    Toshitaka Ito
    Crit Care Med 31:2415-6; author reply 2416-7. 2003
  21. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic hypothermia limited to the resuscitation period does not prolong survival after severe hemorrhagic shock in rats
    Akira Takasu
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 67:119-26. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that hypothermia (34 degrees C) induced immediately with reperfusion would also improve survival...
  22. ncbi request reprint Ionized magnesium in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients with head injuries
    Toshihisa Sakamoto
    J Trauma 58:1103-9. 2005
    ..We hereby intended to investigate the role of the iMg concentration and other parameters in both the serum and CSF of head injury patients and identify any relationship with other parameters...
  23. ncbi request reprint Serum cortisol as a predictive marker of the outcome in patients resuscitated after cardiopulmonary arrest
    Toshitaka Ito
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Resuscitation 62:55-60. 2004
    ..To analyze the relationship between stress hormones (arginine vasopressin (ADH), adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) and cortisol and the outcome of patients resuscitated after cardiopulmonary arrest (CPA)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dissociation between gene expression and protein contents of tissue superoxide dismutase in a rat model of lethal burns
    Yoshitaka Gotoh
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 8513, Japan
    Burns 29:115-22. 2003
    ..Based on these findings, tissue SOD synthesis is thus suggested to be inhibited in lethal burns in spite of a strong mRNA expression of SOD...
  25. ncbi request reprint [A case of a dramatic recovery of hypertensive hemorrhage in the mid-pons]
    Yujiro Tsujita
    Department of Traumatology and Critical Care Medicine, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 33:1083-8. 2005
    ..The fact that the size of the hematoma was not so huge, and the location of the hematoma spared both the ascending reticular activating system and the nuclei, may explain the favorable outcome in this case...