Masato Nishimura

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Myocardial fatty acid imaging identifies a group of hemodialysis patients at high risk for cardiac death after coronary revascularization
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Kidney Int 74:513-20. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Clinical utility of myocardial fatty acid imaging in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Fushimi ku, Kyoto, Japan
    J Nucl Cardiol 15:830-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Close association of Chlamydia pneumoniae IgA seropositivity by ELISA with the presence of coronary artery stenosis in haemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, 16 Negoro, Momoyama cho, Fushimi ku, Kyoto, 612 8024 Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1944-50. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic reductions in carotid blood flow cause salt-sensitive hypertension in rats
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Hypertens 23:1173-81. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of the circulating adiponectin concentration with coronary in-stent restenosis in haemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, 83 1, Iga, Kyoto 612 8026, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:1640-7. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Clinical potential of nicorandil to inhibit major cardiac events in hemodialysis patients with suspected myocardial ischemia
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Fushimi ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Nephron Clin Pract 111:c212-21. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of diabetes mellitus on diagnostic potential of iodine-123-BMIPP imaging for coronary artery stenosis in hemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, and Department of Clinical Sciences and Laboratory Medicine, Kansai Medical University, Hirakata, Japan
    J Nephrol 19:481-91. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Upregulation of the brain renin-angiotensin system in rats with chronic renal failure
    M Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Iga, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 189:369-77. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Sympathetic overactivity and sudden cardiac death among hemodialysis patients with left ventricular hypertrophy
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 142:80-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Prediction of cardiac death in hemodialysis patients by myocardial fatty acid imaging
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:139-45. 2008

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Myocardial fatty acid imaging identifies a group of hemodialysis patients at high risk for cardiac death after coronary revascularization
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Kidney Int 74:513-20. 2008
    ..These results suggest that myocardial fatty acid imaging may be a useful test to identify high risk groups of cardiac death in hemodialysis patients...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical utility of myocardial fatty acid imaging in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Fushimi ku, Kyoto, Japan
    J Nucl Cardiol 15:830-7. 2008
    ..Myocardial fatty acid imaging may be a new modality to detect myocardial ischemia and identify the group at high risk for cardiac death among ESRD patients without adding any stress...
  3. ncbi request reprint Close association of Chlamydia pneumoniae IgA seropositivity by ELISA with the presence of coronary artery stenosis in haemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, 16 Negoro, Momoyama cho, Fushimi ku, Kyoto, 612 8024 Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1944-50. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic reductions in carotid blood flow cause salt-sensitive hypertension in rats
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Hypertens 23:1173-81. 2005
    ..We determined whether chronic reductions in carotid blood flow elicit salt-sensitive hypertension through regulation of the brain renin-angiotensin system (RAS)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of the circulating adiponectin concentration with coronary in-stent restenosis in haemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, 83 1, Iga, Kyoto 612 8026, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:1640-7. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Clinical potential of nicorandil to inhibit major cardiac events in hemodialysis patients with suspected myocardial ischemia
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Fushimi ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Nephron Clin Pract 111:c212-21. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of diabetes mellitus on diagnostic potential of iodine-123-BMIPP imaging for coronary artery stenosis in hemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, and Department of Clinical Sciences and Laboratory Medicine, Kansai Medical University, Hirakata, Japan
    J Nephrol 19:481-91. 2006
    ..In this study, we investigated whether the presence of diabetes mellitus may affect the diagnostic potential of BMIPP SPECT for detecting coronary stenosis in ESRD patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Upregulation of the brain renin-angiotensin system in rats with chronic renal failure
    M Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Iga, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 189:369-77. 2007
    ..We investigated how the brain renin-angiotensin system is involved in regulation of the sympathetic activity and arterial pressure in rats with chronic renal failure...
  9. doi request reprint Sympathetic overactivity and sudden cardiac death among hemodialysis patients with left ventricular hypertrophy
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 142:80-6. 2010
    ..We prospectively investigated whether cardiac autonomic imbalance is associated with sudden cardiac death (SCD) among a group of hemodialysis patients with left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH)...
  10. doi request reprint Prediction of cardiac death in hemodialysis patients by myocardial fatty acid imaging
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:139-45. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Oral nicorandil to reduce cardiac death after coronary revascularization in hemodialysis patients: a randomized trial
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 54:307-17. 2009
    ..We examined whether oral administration of nicorandil, a hybrid nitrate and adenosine triphosphate-sensitive potassium channel opener, could improve outcome after coronary revascularization in hemodialysis patients...
  12. doi request reprint Risk stratification for cardiac death in hemodialysis patients without obstructive coronary artery disease
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Kidney Int 79:363-71. 2011
    ..9-98.7%) above, equal to, or below the thresholds. Thus, impaired myocardial fatty acid metabolism and insulin resistance may be associated with cardiac death among hemodialysis patients without obstructive coronary artery disease...
  13. doi request reprint Association of insulin resistance with de novo coronary stenosis after percutaneous coronary artery intervention in hemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Nephron Clin Pract 109:c9-17. 2008
    ..We aimed to clarify the factors associated with de novocoronary lesion in this population...
  14. doi request reprint Oral nicorandil for prevention of cardiac death in hemodialysis patients without obstructive coronary artery disease: a propensity-matched patient analysis
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
    Nephron Clin Pract 119:c301-9. 2011
    ..We examined the potential of oral administration of nicorandil for protecting against cardiac death in hemodialysis patients without obstructive coronary artery disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Potential of plasma adiponectin concentrations as a predictive marker for in-stent restenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients on hemodialysis]
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto 612 8026, Japan
    Rinsho Byori 59:795-800. 2011
    ..2 +/- 10.8 microg/ml (17.9-79.8 microg/ml; n=34); p = 0.0001]. Circulating adiponectin concentrations may be associated with the occurrence of coronary in-stent restenosis in ESRD patients undergoing maintenance hemodialysis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and impaired myocardial fatty acid metabolism in dialysis patients with normal coronary arteries
    M Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Kidney Int 69:553-9. 2006
    ..0+/-13.6%, n=11, P=0.0007). Association between insulin resistance and impaired cardiac fatty acid metabolism may contribute to left ventricular dysfunction in patients with maintenance hemodialysis without coronary diseases...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association between cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy and left ventricular hypertrophy in diabetic haemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, 16 Negoro, Momoyama cho, Fushimi ku, Kyoto 612 8024, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:2532-8. 2004
    ..We investigated whether cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy is associated with left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) in diabetic haemodialysis patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Myocardial scintigraphy using a fatty acid analogue detects coronary artery disease in hemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Kidney Int 66:811-9. 2004
    ..We investigated the ability of 123I-BMIPP SPECT to detect coronary artery disease in hemodialysis patients compared with 201thallium chloride (201Tl) SPECT...
  19. ncbi request reprint Possible involvement of TNF-alpha in left ventricular remodeling in hemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Nephrol 16:641-9. 2003
    ..We investigated whether increased circulating TNF-alpha is associated with left ventricular remodeling against pressure and/or volume overload in HD patients with or without diabetes mellitus...
  20. doi request reprint Total parathyroidectomy improves survival of hemodialysis patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism
    Noriyuki Iwamoto
    Department of Urology, Tojinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    J Nephrol 25:755-63. 2012
    ..To compare the prognosis of chronic hemodialysis patients with or without parathyroidectomy...
  21. ncbi request reprint The high incidence of left atrial appendage thrombosis in patients on maintenance haemodialysis
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Momoyama cho, Kyoto, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:2339-47. 2003
    ..The incidence of intracardiac thrombosis in haemodialysis patients has not been studied. Here we determined the incidence in end-stage renal disease patients on maintenance haemodialysis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Different remodelling against left ventricular overload between diabetic and non-diabetic haemodialysis patients
    Masato Nishimura
    Cardiovascular Division, Toujinkai Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 30:786-92. 2003
    ..This difference in left ventricular remodelling against left ventricular overload may be associated with the high incidence of congestive heart failure in diabetic haemodialysis patients...
  23. pmc Prognostic utility of plasma S100A12 levels to establish a novel scoring system for predicting mortality in maintenance hemodialysis patients: a two-year prospective observational study in Japan
    Yayoi Shiotsu
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    BMC Nephrol 14:16. 2013
    ..S100A12 protein is an endogenous receptor ligand for advanced glycation end products. In this study, the plasma S100A12 level was assessed as an independent predictor of mortality, and its utility in clinical settings was examined...
  24. ncbi request reprint Renin-angiotensin system in proliferative diabetic retinopathy and its gene expression in cultured human müller cells
    Teruyo Kida
    Department of Ophthalmology, Osaka Medical College, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 47:36-41. 2003
    ..We also investigated whether the genes of the RAS factors were expressed by cultured human Müller cells...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effect of vasodilatory beta-adrenoceptor blockers on cardiovascular haemodynamics in anaesthetized rats
    Hakuo Takahashi
    Department of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine, Kansai Medical University, Moriguchi, Japan
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 29:198-203. 2002
    ....
  26. pmc The central mechanism underlying hypertension: a review of the roles of sodium ions, epithelial sodium channels, the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system, oxidative stress and endogenous digitalis in the brain
    Hakuo Takahashi
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Laboratory Medicine, Kansai Medical University, Hirakata City, Osaka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 34:1147-60. 2011
    ..This report provides an overview of the central mechanism underlying hypertension and discusses the use of antihypertensive agents...
  27. ncbi request reprint Anti-obesity and anti-diabetic effects of carteolol in non-insulin-dependent diabetic mice
    H Takahashi
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 21:477-83. 1994
    ..4. Since brown adipose tissue (BAT) is closely associated with thermogenesis and energy consumption, we tested whether carteolol may affect BAT.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  28. ncbi request reprint Role of FMRFamide-activated brain sodium channel in salt-sensitive hypertension
    M Nishimura
    Department of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamikyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Hypertension 35:443-50. 2000
    ..Together, these findings suggest that brain FMRFamide-activated sodium channels may be involved in the mechanism of salt-sensitive hypertension through regulation of the brain renin-angiotensin system...
  29. ncbi request reprint Induction of aldose reductase in cultured human microvascular endothelial cells by advanced glycation end products
    N Nakamura
    The First Department of Internal Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Free Radic Biol Med 29:17-25. 2000
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Distinct effect of diazoxide on insulin secretion stimulated by protein kinase A and protein kinase C in rat pancreatic islets
    Z P Shen
    Department of Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 54 Shogoin Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku, 606-8507, Kyoto, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 53:9-16. 2001
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint [Renal autotransplantation in a patient with acute renal infarction following surgery for a dissecting aneurysm]
    N Tamura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Otowa Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 54:188-90. 2001
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Centrally induced vasopressor and sympathetic responses to a novel endogenous peptide, adrenomedullin, in anesthetized rats
    H Takahashi
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Laboratory Medicine, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Hypertens 7:478-82. 1994
    ..Or, CGRP and adrenomedullin may share the same receptors, particularly in the brain...
  33. ncbi request reprint Apomorphine up-regulates NGF and GDNF synthesis in cultured mouse astrocytes
    M Ohta
    Clinical Research Center, Utano National Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 272:18-22. 2000
    ..9-fold of the control level at 15 h. These results suggest that apomorphine may exert neuroprotective effects by stimulation of NGF and GDNF synthesis in astrocytes...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Limitation on efficacy of sirolimus-eluting stent implantation in patients on hemodialysis]
    Kenji Suzuki
    Department of Cardiology, Sendai Kosei Hospital, Hirose cho 4 15, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 0873
    J Cardiol 49:331-6. 2007
    ..This study investigated the efficacy of SES for patients on hemodialysis compared with bare metal stent (BMS)...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by radical surgery compared to concurrent chemotherapy in stage I b2- III b cervical cancer]
    Akiko Abe
    Dept of Gynecology, Oe kyoudou Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 35:1535-9. 2008
    ..In addition, there was no significant difference in 3-year relapse-free survival or overall survival. When we consider the bias, these results suggest that CCRT is superior to NAC-S...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effects of anthocyanidin derivative (HK-008) on relaxation in rat perfused mesenterial bed
    Katsuo Kamata
    Department of Physiology and Morphology, Institute of Medicinal Chemistry, Hoshi University, Ebara 2 4 41, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8501, Japan
    J Smooth Muscle Res 42:75-88. 2006
    ..These results suggest that HK-008 increases endothelium-induced relaxation by suppressing oxidative stress or modulating prostanoids signaling. This compound may therefore be useful against certain cardiovascular disorders...