Kyoji Furukawa

Summary

Affiliation: Radiation Effects Research Foundation
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Long-term trend of thyroid cancer risk among Japanese atomic-bomb survivors: 60 years after exposure
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Int J Cancer 132:1222-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Predicting future excess events in risk assessment
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Japan
    Risk Anal 29:885-99. 2009
  3. pmc Radiation and smoking effects on lung cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 174:72-82. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Radiation risk of individual multifactorial diseases in offspring of the atomic-bomb survivors: a clinical health study
    Yoshimi Tatsukawa
    Department of Clinical Studies, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    J Radiol Prot 33:281-93. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Vertebral fracture status and the World Health Organization risk factors for predicting osteoporotic fracture risk in Japan
    Saeko Fujiwara
    Dept of Clinical Studies, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 732 0815, Japan
    Bone 49:520-5. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Attributable risk for radiation in the presence of other risk factors
    John Cologne
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Health Phys 99:603-12. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor and benzodiazepine intake on bone loss in older Japanese
    Naomi Masunari
    Department of Clinical Studies, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Hiroshima J Med Sci 57:17-25. 2008

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Long-term trend of thyroid cancer risk among Japanese atomic-bomb survivors: 60 years after exposure
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Int J Cancer 132:1222-6. 2013
    ..While the magnitude of the excess risk has decreased with increasing attained age or time since exposure, the excess thyroid cancer risk associated with childhood exposure has persisted for >50 years after exposure...
  2. doi request reprint Predicting future excess events in risk assessment
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Japan
    Risk Anal 29:885-99. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Radiation and smoking effects on lung cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 174:72-82. 2010
    ..The joint effect of smoking and radiation on lung cancer in the LSS is dependent on smoking intensity and is best described by the generalized interaction model rather than a simple additive or multiplicative model...
  4. doi request reprint Radiation risk of individual multifactorial diseases in offspring of the atomic-bomb survivors: a clinical health study
    Yoshimi Tatsukawa
    Department of Clinical Studies, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    J Radiol Prot 33:281-93. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Vertebral fracture status and the World Health Organization risk factors for predicting osteoporotic fracture risk in Japan
    Saeko Fujiwara
    Dept of Clinical Studies, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 732 0815, Japan
    Bone 49:520-5. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate potential risk factors for osteoporotic fractures, including morphometric spine fracture status and the WHO risk factors for predicting 4-year fracture risk...
  6. doi request reprint Attributable risk for radiation in the presence of other risk factors
    John Cologne
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Health Phys 99:603-12. 2010
    ..The concepts are discussed in detail and illustrated using results from studies on the Japanese atomic-bomb survivors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor and benzodiazepine intake on bone loss in older Japanese
    Naomi Masunari
    Department of Clinical Studies, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Hiroshima J Med Sci 57:17-25. 2008
    ..002): also decreased 0.40% among individuals taking benzodiazepines (BZDs) continuously (p = 0.034). Our results suggest that careful consideration should be given to the use of ACE inhibitors and BZDs in a cohort of Japanese elderly...