Hiroyuki Yokota

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Affiliation: Nippon Medical School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebral endothelial injury in severe head injury: the significance of measurements of serum thrombomodulin and the von Willebrand factor
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Tama Nagayama Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Neurotrauma 19:1007-15. 2002
  2. pmc The role of angiogenic factors and their soluble receptors in acute lung injury (ALI)/ acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) associated with critical illness
    Takeshi Wada
    Division of Acute and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N17W5, Kita ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, 060 8638, Japan
    J Inflamm (Lond) 10:6. 2013
  3. pmc Using angiogenic factors and their soluble receptors to predict organ dysfunction in patients with disseminated intravascular coagulation associated with severe trauma
    Takeshi Wada
    Division of Acute and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N17W5, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8638, Japan
    Crit Care 16:R63. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebral endothelial damage after severe head injury
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 74:332-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral blood flow in delirium patients
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Tama Nagayama Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 57:337-9. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Significance of magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of vertebral artery injury associated with blunt cervical spine trauma
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 74:293-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Time course of recovery from cerebral vulnerability after severe traumatic brain injury: a microdialysis study
    Shoji Yokobori
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Trauma 71:1235-40. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of neurological outcome between tracheal intubation and supraglottic airway device insertion of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients: a nationwide, population-based, observational study
    Seizan Tanabe
    Foundation for Ambulance Service Development, Emergency Life Saving Technique Academy of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Emerg Med 44:389-97. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Cerebral endothelial injury in elderly patients with severe head injury measured by serum thrombomodulin and von Willebrand factor
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Main Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 47:383-8; discussion 388. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Global end-diastolic volume is associated with the occurrence of delayed cerebral ischemia and pulmonary edema after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Akihiro Watanabe
    Departments of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Shock 38:480-5. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebral endothelial injury in severe head injury: the significance of measurements of serum thrombomodulin and the von Willebrand factor
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Tama Nagayama Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Neurotrauma 19:1007-15. 2002
    ..The levels of serum TM and vWf appear to be good indicators of the cerebral endothelial injury and of endothelial activation in severe head injury...
  2. pmc The role of angiogenic factors and their soluble receptors in acute lung injury (ALI)/ acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) associated with critical illness
    Takeshi Wada
    Division of Acute and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N17W5, Kita ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, 060 8638, Japan
    J Inflamm (Lond) 10:6. 2013
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  3. pmc Using angiogenic factors and their soluble receptors to predict organ dysfunction in patients with disseminated intravascular coagulation associated with severe trauma
    Takeshi Wada
    Division of Acute and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N17W5, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8638, Japan
    Crit Care 16:R63. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the relationship between angiogenic factors, their soluble receptors and organ dysfunction associated with DIC after severe trauma...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebral endothelial damage after severe head injury
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 74:332-7. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral blood flow in delirium patients
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Tama Nagayama Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 57:337-9. 2003
    ..After recovery from delirium the rCBF of both areas returned to normal. The findings that reduced rCBF during delirium becomes normal once delirium improves suggest that a possible cause of delirium may be the cerebral hypoperfusion...
  6. ncbi request reprint Significance of magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of vertebral artery injury associated with blunt cervical spine trauma
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 74:293-9. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Time course of recovery from cerebral vulnerability after severe traumatic brain injury: a microdialysis study
    Shoji Yokobori
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Trauma 71:1235-40. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of neurological outcome between tracheal intubation and supraglottic airway device insertion of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients: a nationwide, population-based, observational study
    Seizan Tanabe
    Foundation for Ambulance Service Development, Emergency Life Saving Technique Academy of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Emerg Med 44:389-97. 2013
    ..The effect of prehospital use of supraglottic airway devices as an alternative to tracheal intubation on long-term outcomes of patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest is unclear...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cerebral endothelial injury in elderly patients with severe head injury measured by serum thrombomodulin and von Willebrand factor
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Main Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 47:383-8; discussion 388. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Global end-diastolic volume is associated with the occurrence of delayed cerebral ischemia and pulmonary edema after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Akihiro Watanabe
    Departments of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Shock 38:480-5. 2012
    ..58, P = 0.001), EVLW and CVP were not correlated (r = 0.03, P = 0.88). Thus, GEDI might be associated with DCI occurrence and EVLW accumulation after SAH...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lower extracellular glucose level prolonged in elderly patients with severe traumatic brain injury: a microdialysis study
    Shoji Yokobori
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 51:265-71. 2011
    ..We concluded that neural vulnerability persisted longer in elderly patients than in young patients with TBI, and this should be considered to prevent the occurrence of additional secondary brain injury...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical analysis of spinal cord injury with or without cervical ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament, spondylosis, and canal stenosis in elderly head injury patients
    Ryuta Nakae
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 50:461-5. 2010
    ..To decrease the occurrence of cervical myelopathy, prevention by increasing social awareness and avoiding traffic accidents and falls is important...
  13. doi request reprint Lessons learned from the aeromedical disaster relief activities following the great East Japan earthquake
    Hisashi Matsumoto
    Shock and Trauma Center, Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Chiba, Japan
    Prehosp Disaster Med 28:166-9. 2013
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Quantitative diagnosis of diffuse alveolar damage using extravascular lung water
    Takashi Tagami
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Crit Care Med 41:2144-50. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine the threshold extravascular lung water level that discriminates between normal lungs and lungs affected with diffuse alveolar damage...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Case of carbon monoxide poisoning with the lesions demonstrated as abnormal intensity in the basal part of the left temporal lobe by MR image in acute phase]
    Ryuta Nakae
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School
    Chudoku Kenkyu 19:273-8. 2006
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Plasma neutrophil elastase correlates with pulmonary vascular permeability: a prospective observational study in patients with pneumonia
    Takashi Tagami
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Aidu Chuo Hospital, Fukushima, Japan
    Respirology 16:953-8. 2011
    ..The aims of this study were (i) to investigate PNE levels in patients with CAP and (ii) to explore the relationship between PNE and pulmonary vascular permeability...
  17. doi request reprint Development of an educational program for the helicopter emergency medical services in Japan
    Hisashi Matsumoto
    Shock and Trauma Center Hokusoh HEMS, Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Japan
    Air Med J 32:84-7. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine the validity of the HEMS educational program developed by our team...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Case report of anesthesia with veno-veno extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (V-V ECMO) during one-lung ventilation for acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) complicated with severe sepsis due to spontaneous esophageal rupture]
    Yuichi Ono
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo 113 8602
    Masui 61:1137-40. 2012
    ..Unfortunately, postoperative day 11, he died because of sudden intrathoracic bleeding from the thoracic aorta which might have been infected by the severe mediastinitis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cerebral vasospasms after intraventricular hemorrhage from an arteriovenous malformation: case report
    Shoji Yokobori
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 50:320-3. 2010
    ..Treatment of patients with AVM rupture should consider the risk of severe vasospasm, even if there is no subarachnoid clot...
  20. pmc Effectiveness of early start of direct hemoperfusion with polymyxin B-immobilized fiber columns judging from stabilization in circulatory dynamics in surgical treatment patients
    Yuichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Japan
    Indian J Crit Care Med 14:35-9. 2010
    ..In 1994, direct hemoperfusion using a polymyxin B-immobilized fiber column (PMX; Toray Industries Inc., Tokyo Japan) was developed in Japan and has since been used for the treatment of septic shock arising from endotoxemia...
  21. pmc Effectiveness of human atrial natriuretic peptide supplementation in pulmonary edema patients using the pulse contour cardiac output system
    Yuichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Chiba Hokusou Hospital, Nippon Medical School 1715, Kamakari, Inba mura, Inba gun, Chiba 270 1694, Japan
    Yonsei Med J 51:354-9. 2010
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Surgical venous thrombectomy for Japanese patients with acute deep vein thrombosis: a review of 5 years' experience
    Noriyoshi Kutsukata
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Kamagari, Inba mura, Inba mura, Chiba, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 77:155-9. 2010
    ..Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a major risk factor for pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE). We carefully selected patients for surgical thrombectomy to treat acute-phase thrombosis and obtained favorable results...
  23. doi request reprint Role of resuscitative emergency field thoracotomy in the Japanese helicopter emergency medical service system
    Hisashi Matsumoto
    Shock and Trauma Center, Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Inba, Chiba, Japan
    Resuscitation 80:1270-4. 2009
    ..We investigated whether emergency thoracotomy (ET) performed in pre-hospital settings contributed to saving the lives of blunt trauma patients with impending or recent cardiac arrest...
  24. ncbi request reprint Measurement of inflammatory cytokines and thrombomodulin in chronic subdural hematoma
    Masatoshi Kitazono
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 52:810-5. 2012
    ..The present findings suggest that the types of CSDH associated with high TM levels tend to have higher recurrence rate...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from the Japan earthquake and tsunami, 2011
    Akira Fuse
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 79:312-5. 2012
    ..We propose a descriptive device that can guide headquarters in dealing with the commonalities of a disaster...
  26. doi request reprint New information technology tools for a medical command system for mass decontamination
    Akira Fuse
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Prehosp Disaster Med 28:298-300. 2013
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Medical relief activities conducted by Nippon Medical School in the acute phase of the Great East Japan Earthquake 2011
    Akira Fuse
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 78:397-400. 2011
    ..Such integrated systems should be designed around seamless connectivity based on an "always best connected" principle for maintaining communication quality...
  28. ncbi request reprint Onsite medical rounds and fact-finding activities conducted by Nippon Medical School in Miyagi prefecture after the Great East Japan Earthquake 2011
    Akira Fuse
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 78:401-4. 2011
    ..We must provide medical relief according to the unique characteristics of the disaster-affected areas as well as the specific nature of the disaster, in this case, a tsunami...
  29. doi request reprint Adsorption of various antimicrobial agents to endotoxin removal polymyxin-B immobilized fiber (Toraymyxin®)
    Ken ichi Shimokawa
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Meiji Pharmaceutical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 90:58-61. 2012
    ....
  30. doi request reprint 'Pipe-organ'-like retroperitoneal drainage in severe necrotizing pancreatitis
    Yuichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Chiba, 270 1694, Japan
    Indian J Gastroenterol 29:34-6. 2010
    ..This procedure can avoid gastrointestinal fistula and local bleeding without necessitating surgery...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of endotoxin scattering photometry for determining the efficacy of polymyxin B-immobilized fiber treatment in septic shock: report of a case
    Yuichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School
    J Nippon Med Sch 77:119-22. 2010
    ..We conclude that endotoxin measurement with endotoxin scattering photometry is superior to nephelometry in patients with endotoxemia...
  32. pmc Selection of acute blood purification therapy according to severity score and blood lactic acid value in patients with septic shock
    Yuichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Chiba Hokuso Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Japan
    Indian J Crit Care Med 14:175-9. 2010
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint The clinical usefulness of procalcitonin measurement for assessing the severity of bacterial infection in critically ill patients requiring corticosteroid therapy
    Shigeki Kushimoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 74:236-40. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical usefulness of PCT measurement for assessing the severity of bacterial infection in patients requiring corticosteroid therapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammatory response syndrome score at admission predicts injury severity, organ damage and serum neutrophil elastase production in trauma patients
    Yuichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, 1715 Kamagari, Inzai, Chiba, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 77:138-44. 2010
    ..Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) is a clinical condition representing the culmination of the activation of a complex network of acute endogenous mediators...
  35. ncbi request reprint Medical relief activities, medical resourcing, and inpatient evacuation conducted by Nippon Medical School due to the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident following the Great East Japan Earthquake 2011
    Atsushi Koyama
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 78:393-6. 2011
    ..At the same time, however, to overcome any future bureaucratic issues, we should also prepare private networks, such as those used by NMS, because they can respond flexibly to unexpected large-scale disasters...
  36. ncbi request reprint Postoperative course after simple ligation for superior mesenteric vein injury caused by blunt abdominal trauma: report of a case
    Masato Miyauchi
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 78:116-9. 2011
    ..The patient was discharged on POD 37. This case demonstrates that simple ligation of the proximal SMV leads to the development of collateral vessels and is useful for preventing side effects and improving outcomes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Damage control surgery and open abdominal management: recent advances and our approach
    Shigeki Kushimoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School
    J Nippon Med Sch 76:280-90. 2009
    ..This technique may reduce the need for skin grafting and subsequent reconstruction and can be considered as an alternative method for the early management of patients with open abdomen...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Primary oculomotor nerve palsy due to mild head injury--report of two cases]
    Makoto Katsuno
    Department of Neurosurgery, Nippon Medical School, Chiba Hokuso Hospital, Inba gun, Chiba, Japan
    Brain Nerve 60:89-91. 2008
    ..We speculate that these perforating fibers at the anterior petroclinoidal liqament acted as a fulcrum due to downward displacement of the brainstem at the time of impact...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Cerebral salt wasting syndrome and traumatic vasospasm after head trauma: report of two cases]
    Makoto Katsuno
    Department of Neurosurgery Neurological Institute, Chiba Hokuso Hospital, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 37:793-6. 2009
    ..Our findings suggested hypothalamic dysfunction due to venous congestion around the hypothalamus caused cerebral salt wasting syndrome and traumatic cerebral arterial spasms...
  40. doi request reprint Transcranial Doppler ultrasonography for diagnosis of cerebral vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: mean blood flow velocity ratio of the ipsilateral and contralateral middle cerebral arteries
    Ryuta Nakae
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurosurgery 69:876-83; discussion 883. 2011
    ..Transcranial Doppler (TCD) is widely accepted to monitor cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH); however, its predictive value remains controversial...
  41. doi request reprint The novel selective toll-like receptor 4 signal transduction inhibitor tak-242 prevents endotoxaemia in conscious Guinea-pigs
    Masamune Kuno
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 36:589-93. 2009
    ..4. In conlusion, the results of the present study show that TAK-242 inhibited the symptoms associated with endotoxaemia in a guinea-pig model of sepsis and that it may, therefore, be an effective treatment for sepsis...
  42. doi request reprint Implementation of the fifth link of the chain of survival concept for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Takashi Tagami
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Circulation 126:589-97. 2012
    ..Our study aimed to determine the effectiveness of this fifth link...
  43. ncbi request reprint Bilateral traumatic abducens nerve palsy associated with skull base fracture--case report
    Makoto Katsuno
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 47:307-9. 2007
    ..Chalasia of Gruber's ligament then exerted mechanical pressure on the bilateral abducens nerves...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Present state of initial treatment of neurological abnormalities and the development faculties of emergency physicians]
    Kyoko Unemoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Musashikosugi Hospital, 1 396 Musashikosugi, Nakahara ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa 211 8533, Japan
    Brain Nerve 62:35-42. 2010
    ..This report describes a strategy for accurate diagnosis and medical treatment of neurological abnormalities at the emergency rooms of hospitals, which are expected to provide this support...
  45. ncbi request reprint Visceral ischemia caused by acute aortic dissection following blunt aortic injury: report of a case
    Shigeki Kushimoto
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 78:110-5. 2011
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Phosphorylation of Thr(1495) of nestin in a mouse model of cerebral ischemia and reperfusion damage
    Yoko Matsuda
    Department of Pathology and Integrative Oncological Pathology, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Pathol Int 63:448-56. 2013
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Gastric lavage guided by ultrathin transnasal esophagogastroduodenoscopy in a life-threatening case of tobacco extract poisoning: a case report
    Masato Miyauchi
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 80:307-11. 2013
    ..The patient recovered quickly and was discharged the following day. Ultrathin esophagogastroduodenoscopy helped determine the diagnosis and ensure that gastric lavage had been performed without complications...
  48. pmc Validation of extravascular lung water measurement by single transpulmonary thermodilution: human autopsy study
    Takashi Tagami
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Aidu Chuo Hospital, 1 1 Tsuruga, Aiduwakamatsu, Fukushima, 965 8611, Japan
    Crit Care 14:R162. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were (1) to validate the accuracy of EVLW measurement by single transpulmonary thermodilution with postmortem lung weight measurement in humans and (2) to define the statistically normal EVLW values...
  49. ncbi request reprint Pediatric posterior reversible leukoencephalopathy syndrome and NSAID-induced acute tubular interstitial nephritis
    Shoji Yokobori
    Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 34:245-7. 2006
    ..One should consider reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome as a side effect of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use in daily medical treatment...
  50. ncbi request reprint An analysis of Japan Disaster Medical Assistance Team (J-DMAT) deployments in comparison with those of J-DMAT's counterpart in the United States (US-DMAT)
    Akira Fuse
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 77:318-24. 2010
    ..This means that J-DMATs have to be compact. The fact that J-DMATs are smaller and more agile than US-DMATs is a result of the types of disaster that hit Japan and the relatively small size of the country...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Revised organ transplantation act in Japan from the view of emergency doctors]
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Department of Critical Care and Traumatology, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Meidical School, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Brain Nerve 62:565-73. 2010
    ..Organ procurement is strictly regulated by legal guidelines; we propose that under the revised legal framework, the procedure of organ procurement be rapid...
  52. pmc Studies on therapeutic effects and pathological features of an antithrombin preparation in septic disseminated intravascular coagulation patients
    Yuichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Saga University Hospital, Saga, Japan
    Yonsei Med J 54:686-9. 2013
    ..Few reports have been made on the therapeutic effects as well as pathological features of an antithrombin preparation in patients diagnosed with septic disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) by the diagnostic criteria for acute DIC...
  53. doi request reprint Clinical efficacy and safety of arbekacin sulfate in patients with MRSA sepsis or pneumonia: a multi-institutional study
    Tetsuya Matsumoto
    Department of Microbiology, Tokyo Medical University, 6 1 1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 8402, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 19:128-37. 2013
    ..This strategy would surely achieve low incidence of adverse events while obtaining high clinical efficacy...
  54. ncbi request reprint Comparison of outcomes after use of biphasic or monophasic defibrillators among out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients: a nationwide population-based observational study
    Seizan Tanabe
    Emergency Life Saving Technique Academy of Tokyo, 4 5 Minamiosawa, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:689-96. 2012
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Fasudil, a Rho-kinase inhibitor, attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced vascular hyperpermeability and colonic muscle relaxation in guinea pigs
    Kensuke Suzuki
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Surg Res 178:352-7. 2012
    ..The goal of the present study was to determine the role of the Rho/Rho-kinase signal pathway in the pathogenesis of lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced vascular hyperpermeability using the Rho-kinase inhibitor fasudil...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors of heatstroke]
    Hidetaka Onda
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nippon Medical School
    Nihon Rinsho 70:947-51. 2012
    ..For effective heatstroke prevention, however, many factors such as work environment and everyday life environment must be taken into account...
  57. ncbi request reprint A new look at criteria for damage control surgery
    Hisashi Matsumoto
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School
    J Nippon Med Sch 77:13-20. 2010
    ..Such delays could be life-threatening for patients requiring DCS. The aim of this study was to establish simplified and practical criteria to enable rapid decision-making regarding the need for DCS...
  58. ncbi request reprint Increased regional interleukin-4 during the acute stage of severe intracranial disorders
    Makoto Katsuno
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 46:471-4; discussion 474-5. 2006
    ..This finding suggests that secretion of IL-4, which has a neuroprotective effect, may increase with the severity of neuropathy and may be useful as a prognostic index...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Clinical diagnosis and treatment of pediatric head trauma]
    Takashi Araki
    Division of Neurosurgery, The Hospital for Sick Children
    No Shinkei Geka 34:135-46. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Absence of increased alpha1-microglobulin in IgA nephropathy proteinuria
    Hiroyuki Yokota
    Astellas Pharm Inc, 21 Miyukigaoka, Tsukuba shi 305 8585, Japan
    Mol Cell Proteomics 6:738-44. 2007
    ..These results suggest that alpha(1)-microglobulin in IgA nephropathy urine is a characteristic protein and might be a biomarker for IgA nephropathy and that alpha(1)-microglobulin might have a relationship with IgA nephropathy pathology...