K Ueshima

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Affiliation: National Cardiovascular Center
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor useful in a Japanese population for secondary prevention after acute myocardial infarction? A final report of the Japanese Acute Myocardial Infarction Prospective (JAMP) study
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Am Heart J 148:e8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise training on left ventricular function evaluated by the Tei index in patients with myocardial infarction
    Kenji Ueshima
    Memorial Heart Center, The Second Division of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Circ J 69:564-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnesium and ischemic heart disease: a review of epidemiological, experimental, and clinical evidences
    K Ueshima
    The Second Division of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Magnes Res 18:275-84. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Do the right precordial leads during exercise testing contribute to detection of coronary artery disease?
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Clin Cardiol 27:101-5. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the blood concentration of ionized magnesium in patients in the acute phase of myocardial infarction
    Kenji Ueshima
    Memorial Heart Center, Second Division of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 1 2 1 Chuo dori, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Heart Vessels 19:267-70. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Paradoxical regional myocardial uptake between 201Thallium and 123I-BMIPP SPECT in patients with cardiomyopathy
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Heart Vessels 18:55-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The incidence of discrepant regional myocardial uptake between 201 thallium and 123 I-BMIPP SPECT in patients with coronary heart disease
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 18:273-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Medically directed home-based exercise using a stepping device with ECG telemetry monitoring in patients with previous myocardial infarction
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 22:105-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of exercise cardiac rehabilitation after acute myocardial infarction
    Yoichi Goto
    Division of Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Circ J 67:411-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Poor implementation of cardiac rehabilitation despite broad dissemination of coronary interventions for acute myocardial infarction in Japan: a nationwide survey
    Yoichi Goto
    Division of Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
    Circ J 71:173-9. 2007

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Is angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor useful in a Japanese population for secondary prevention after acute myocardial infarction? A final report of the Japanese Acute Myocardial Infarction Prospective (JAMP) study
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Am Heart J 148:e8. 2004
    ..We investigated whether ACE inhibitors improve survival rates in patients who have survived an AMI in Japan...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise training on left ventricular function evaluated by the Tei index in patients with myocardial infarction
    Kenji Ueshima
    Memorial Heart Center, The Second Division of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Circ J 69:564-6. 2005
    ..This study investigated the influence of exercise training on left ventricular (LV) function in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) using a new index of cardiac function, the Tei index...
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnesium and ischemic heart disease: a review of epidemiological, experimental, and clinical evidences
    K Ueshima
    The Second Division of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Magnes Res 18:275-84. 2005
    ..Dietary Mg supplementation should be considered as a preventive element in atherosclerosis and ischemic heart disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do the right precordial leads during exercise testing contribute to detection of coronary artery disease?
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Clin Cardiol 27:101-5. 2004
    ..It is still unknown whether or not the additional right precordial leads (RPL) during exercise testing contribute to detection of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the blood concentration of ionized magnesium in patients in the acute phase of myocardial infarction
    Kenji Ueshima
    Memorial Heart Center, Second Division of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 1 2 1 Chuo dori, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Heart Vessels 19:267-70. 2004
    ..However, chronic Mg intake deficiency may play a partial role in patients whose blood concentrations of Mg2+ remain low for long periods of time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Paradoxical regional myocardial uptake between 201Thallium and 123I-BMIPP SPECT in patients with cardiomyopathy
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Heart Vessels 18:55-6. 2003
    ..There may be abnormal myocardium in these patients where active transportation of (201)Tl is disturbed and passive transportation of (123)I-BMIPP is not disordered...
  7. ncbi request reprint The incidence of discrepant regional myocardial uptake between 201 thallium and 123 I-BMIPP SPECT in patients with coronary heart disease
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 18:273-8. 2002
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  8. ncbi request reprint Medically directed home-based exercise using a stepping device with ECG telemetry monitoring in patients with previous myocardial infarction
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 22:105-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of exercise cardiac rehabilitation after acute myocardial infarction
    Yoichi Goto
    Division of Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Circ J 67:411-5. 2003
    ..To promote ECR for all AMI patients in Japan, the number of hospitals approved for ECR should be substantially increased...
  10. ncbi request reprint Poor implementation of cardiac rehabilitation despite broad dissemination of coronary interventions for acute myocardial infarction in Japan: a nationwide survey
    Yoichi Goto
    Division of Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
    Circ J 71:173-9. 2007
    ..The implementation of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) has not been fully investigated in Japan, so a nationwide survey of hospitals was conducted...
  11. ncbi request reprint A new method using pulmonary gas-exchange kinetics to evaluate efficacy of beta-blocking agents in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Yasuyo Taniguchi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Uchimaru 19 1, Morioka City, Iwate, Japan
    Chest 124:954-61. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to clarify the efficacy of beta-blocking agents by means of O(2) kinetics, a parameter independent of HR, in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Safety and implementation of exercise testing and training after coronary stenting in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Yoichi Goto
    Division of Cardiology, National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
    Circ J 66:930-6. 2002
    ..The rate of participation of post-AMI patients in ECR is low in Japan, even in major hospitals that are actively working in the field...
  13. ncbi request reprint Extracellular matrix disturbances in acute myocardial infarction: relation between disease severity and matrix metalloproteinase-1, and effects of magnesium pretreatment on reperfusion injury
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan
    Magnes Res 16:120-6. 2003
    ..Additionally, to investigate whether magnesium (Mg) sulfate pretreatment inhibits myocardial damage in coronary reperfusion therapy for patients with AMI...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting ST depression during cardiopulmonary exercise testing in patients with mitral stenosis without significant coronary lesions
    Kenji Ueshima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Iwate, Japan
    Jpn Heart J 45:251-5. 2004
    ..05). We concluded that atrial fibrillation, a higher maximum heart rate, and oral digitalis administration were involved in ST depression during exercise testing in patients with mitral stenosis without coronary heart disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between lung-to-heart uptake ratio of technetium-99m-tetrofosmin during exercise myocardial single photon emission computed tomographic imaging and the number of diseased coronary arteries in patients with effort angina pectoris without myoc
    Toshiya Okajima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Memorial Heart Center, Iwate Medical University, Uchimaru 19 1, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505
    J Cardiol 43:165-71. 2004
    ..This study investigated whether the lung-to-heart uptake ratio with techenetium-99m(99mTc)-tetrofosmin also provides valuable information to detect patients with multivessel disease...
  16. ncbi request reprint Transient left ventricular apical ballooning without coronary artery stenosis: a novel heart syndrome mimicking acute myocardial infarction. Angina Pectoris-Myocardial Infarction Investigations in Japan
    K Tsuchihashi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:11-8. 2001
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  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise training after open heart surgery on quality of life and exercise tolerance in patients with mitral regurgitation or aortic regurgitation
    Kenji Ueshima
    Iwate Medical University, Memorial Heart Center, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Jpn Heart J 45:789-97. 2004
    ..It is suggested that changes in subjective and social parameters contribute to an exercise training-related improvement in the QOL...
  18. ncbi request reprint A case of recurrent breast cancer detected by Tc-99m tetrofosmin myocardial scintigraphy
    Toshiya Okajima
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Memorial Heart Center, Iwate Medical University, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 29:597. 2004
  19. doi request reprint Effects of candesartan compared with amlodipine in hypertensive patients with high cardiovascular risks: candesartan antihypertensive survival evaluation in Japan trial
    Toshio Ogihara
    Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Hypertension 51:393-8. 2008
    ..We disclosed that candesartan-based and amlodipine-based regimens produced no statistical differences in terms of the primary cardiovascular end point, whereas candesartan prevented new-onset diabetes more effectively than amlodipine...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Magnesium and ischemic heart disease]
    Kenji Ueshima
    Memorial Heart Center, The Second Department of Internal Medicine
    Clin Calcium 15:175-80. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint [Heart rehabilitation in developed countries: Exercise therapy]
    Kenji Ueshima
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 96:2546-53. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint [Anomalous vessel detected by right coronary artery angiography]
    Toshiya Okajima
    Department of Cardiology, Nishi Kobe Medical Center, Kobe
    J Cardiol 50:89-91. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Mitochondrial cardiomyopathy evaluated with cardiac magnetic resonance
    Michio Nakanishi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Kawara cho, Shogoin, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8507, Japan
    Circulation 116:e25-6. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Oxygen affinity of hemoglobin regulates O2 consumption, metabolism, and physical activity
    Takuji Shirasawa
    Department of Molecular Gerontology, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    J Biol Chem 278:5035-43. 2003
    ..Surprisingly, mutant mice spontaneously ran twice as far as controls despite mild anemia. The oxygen affinity of hemoglobin may control the basal level of erythropoiesis, tissue O(2) consumption, physical activity, and behavior in mice...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Clinical symptoms and diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome]
    Fumitoshi Sato
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 93:227-33. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of nocturnal oxygen therapy on outcome measures in patients with chronic heart failure and cheyne-stokes respiration
    Shigetake Sasayama
    Hamamatsu Rosai Hospital, Hamamatsu 430 8525, Japan
    Circ J 70:1-7. 2006
    ..However, the effects of oxygen on the cardiac function and QOL of heart failure patients have not been fully elucidated...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic and prognostic evaluation of unstable angina pectoris using ECG-gated single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) with 99mTc-tetrofosmin]
    Osamu Nishiyama
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University Memorial Heart Center
    Kaku Igaku 41:101-7. 2004
    ....