Kotaro Ozasa

Summary

Affiliation: Radiation Effects Research Foundation
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi Life as an evacuee after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident is a cause of polycythemia: the Fukushima Health Management Survey
    Akira Sakai
    Department of Radiation Life Sciences, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, 1 Hikarigaoka, Fukushima 960 1295, Japan
    BMC Public Health 14:1318. 2014
  2. doi Risk of cancer and non-cancer diseases in the atomic bomb survivors
    Kotaro Ozasa
    Hiroshima Laboratories, Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima Laboratorie, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 146:272-5. 2011
  3. ncbi Studies of the mortality of atomic bomb survivors, Report 14, 1950-2003: an overview of cancer and noncancer diseases
    Kotaro Ozasa
    Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Koen, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Res 177:229-43. 2012
  4. pmc Factors associated with influenza vaccination status of residents of a rural community in Japan
    Daisuke Matsui
    Epidemiology for Community Health and Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    BMC Public Health 11:149. 2011
  5. pmc The incidence of leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma among atomic bomb survivors: 1950-2001
    Wan Ling Hsu
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 179:361-82. 2013
  6. pmc 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
  7. doi Skin cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors from 1958 to 1996
    Hiromi Sugiyama
    a Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 181:531-9. 2014
  8. doi 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
  9. doi Long-term effects of the rain exposure shortly after the atomic bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Ritsu Sakata
    a Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 182:599-606. 2014
  10. ncbi Effect of radiation on age at menopause among atomic bomb survivors
    Ritsu Sakata
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 176:787-95. 2011

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Publications15

  1. doi Life as an evacuee after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident is a cause of polycythemia: the Fukushima Health Management Survey
    Akira Sakai
    Department of Radiation Life Sciences, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, 1 Hikarigaoka, Fukushima 960 1295, Japan
    BMC Public Health 14:1318. 2014
    ....
  2. doi Risk of cancer and non-cancer diseases in the atomic bomb survivors
    Kotaro Ozasa
    Hiroshima Laboratories, Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima Laboratorie, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 146:272-5. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi Studies of the mortality of atomic bomb survivors, Report 14, 1950-2003: an overview of cancer and noncancer diseases
    Kotaro Ozasa
    Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Koen, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Res 177:229-43. 2012
    ..There was no evidence of a radiation effect for infectious or external causes of death...
  4. pmc Factors associated with influenza vaccination status of residents of a rural community in Japan
    Daisuke Matsui
    Epidemiology for Community Health and Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    BMC Public Health 11:149. 2011
    ..The present study used the Health Belief Model (HBM) to identify perceptions of influenza vaccination in a rural Japanese community...
  5. pmc The incidence of leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma among atomic bomb survivors: 1950-2001
    Wan Ling Hsu
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 179:361-82. 2013
    ..There was no evidence of radiation-associated excess risks for either Hodgkin lymphoma or multiple myeloma...
  6. pmc 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...
  7. doi Skin cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors from 1958 to 1996
    Hiromi Sugiyama
    a Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 181:531-9. 2014
    ..The significant linear radiation risk for BCC with a threshold at 0.63 Gy suggested that the basal cells of the epidermis had a threshold sensitivity to ionizing radiation, especially for young persons at the time of exposure. ..
  8. doi 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
    ....
  9. doi Long-term effects of the rain exposure shortly after the atomic bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Ritsu Sakata
    a Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 182:599-606. 2014
    ....
  10. ncbi Effect of radiation on age at menopause among atomic bomb survivors
    Ritsu Sakata
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 176:787-95. 2011
    ..In conclusion, age at menopause was thought to decrease with increasing radiation dose for both natural and artificial menopause occurring at least 5 years after the exposure...
  11. doi Long-term follow-up of atomic bomb survivors
    Ritsu Sakata
    Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Maturitas 72:99-103. 2012
    ..Long-term follow-up studies of the A-bomb survivors have provided reliable information on health risks for the survivors and form the basis for radiation protection standards for workers and the public...
  12. pmc Age-period-cohort analysis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease mortality in Japan, 1950-2004
    Truong Minh Pham
    Department of Epidemiology, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:302-7. 2012
    ..We examined trends in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) mortality in Japan...
  13. ncbi [Cohort studies of the atomic bomb survivors at the Radiation Effects Research Foundation]
    Kotaro Ozasa
    Department of Epidemiology, Hiroshima Laboratory, Radiation Effects Research Foundation
    Nihon Rinsho 70:399-404. 2012
    ..Effects on the offspring of survivors have not been shown to be significant. Continuing the research is important in order to more accurately estimate and understand radiation-induced health effects...
  14. ncbi Radiation effects on cancer risks in the Life Span Study cohort
    Kazunori Kodama
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation RERF, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minamiku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 151:674-6. 2012
    ....
  15. 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...