Tetsuya Otani

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of Intravenous Immunoglobulin Combined with Prednisolone Following Resistance to Initial Intravenous Immunoglobulin Treatment of Acute Kawasaki Disease
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:521-526.e1. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Efficacy of immunoglobulin plus prednisolone for prevention of coronary artery abnormalities in severe Kawasaki disease (RAISE study): a randomised, open-label, blinded-endpoints trial
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Lancet 379:1613-20. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous hydrodynamic thrombectomy for congenital deep vein thrombosis in a neonate
    T Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiology, Gunma Children s Medical Center, 779 Shimohakoda, Hokkitsu, Seta gun, Gunma 377 8577, Japan
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:170-4. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Prediction of intravenous immunoglobulin unresponsiveness in patients with Kawasaki disease
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics and Developmental Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma 377 8511, Japan
    Circulation 113:2606-12. 2006
  5. pmc Increased CD11b expression on polymorphonuclear leucocytes and cytokine profiles in patients with Kawasaki disease
    T Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics and Developmental Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Clin Exp Immunol 148:112-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification in the decision to include prednisolone with intravenous immunoglobulin in primary therapy of Kawasaki disease
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:498-502. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Staged repair of truncus arteriosus with interrupted aortic arch: adjustable pulmonary artery banding
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:973-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint External validation of a risk score to predict intravenous immunoglobulin resistance in patients with kawasaki disease
    Mitsuru Seki
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:145-7. 2011

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Efficacy of Intravenous Immunoglobulin Combined with Prednisolone Following Resistance to Initial Intravenous Immunoglobulin Treatment of Acute Kawasaki Disease
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:521-526.e1. 2013
    ..To determine the most effective first-line rescue therapy for intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) nonresponders, using IVIG, prednisolone, or both, to prevent coronary artery abnormalities (CAAs)...
  2. doi request reprint Efficacy of immunoglobulin plus prednisolone for prevention of coronary artery abnormalities in severe Kawasaki disease (RAISE study): a randomised, open-label, blinded-endpoints trial
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Lancet 379:1613-20. 2012
    ..We assessed whether addition of prednisolone to intravenous immunoglobulin with aspirin would reduce the incidence of coronary artery abnormalities in patients with severe Kawasaki disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous hydrodynamic thrombectomy for congenital deep vein thrombosis in a neonate
    T Kobayashi
    Department of Cardiology, Gunma Children s Medical Center, 779 Shimohakoda, Hokkitsu, Seta gun, Gunma 377 8577, Japan
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:170-4. 2006
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of hydrodynamic thrombectomy of a neonate...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prediction of intravenous immunoglobulin unresponsiveness in patients with Kawasaki disease
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics and Developmental Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma 377 8511, Japan
    Circulation 113:2606-12. 2006
    ..In the present study, we developed models to predict unresponsiveness to intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) in Kawasaki disease (KD)...
  5. pmc Increased CD11b expression on polymorphonuclear leucocytes and cytokine profiles in patients with Kawasaki disease
    T Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics and Developmental Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Clin Exp Immunol 148:112-8. 2007
    ..Polymorphonuclear leucocytes from patients with Kawasaki disease showed increased CD11b expression, which was associated with increased serum cytokines and appeared to be related to coronary artery lesions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification in the decision to include prednisolone with intravenous immunoglobulin in primary therapy of Kawasaki disease
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:498-502. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to explore the possibility of stratified initial therapy including PSL in patients with and without a high predicted risk of being an IVIG nonresponder...
  7. doi request reprint Staged repair of truncus arteriosus with interrupted aortic arch: adjustable pulmonary artery banding
    Tohru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:973-5. 2010
    ..Although further studies are needed, our therapeutic strategy might provide a clinically important option for managing severe congenital heart disease...
  8. doi request reprint External validation of a risk score to predict intravenous immunoglobulin resistance in patients with kawasaki disease
    Mitsuru Seki
    Department of Pediatrics, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:145-7. 2011
    ..Our aim was to assess the validity and applicability of our risk score in patients treated with a single infusion...