Akihiro Ohkado

Summary

Affiliation: Research Institute of Tuberculosis
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a training course on the quality assurance of chest radiography in the Philippines
    A Ohkado
    Research Institute of Tuberculosis Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association Philippines, Manila, The Philippines
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:379-83. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The management for tuberculosis control in Greater London in comparison with that in Osaka City: lessons for improvement of TB control management in Osaka City urban setting
    Akihiro Ohkado
    Department of International Cooperation, The Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Matsuyama 3 1 24, Kiyose, Tokyo 2048533, Japan
    Health Policy 73:104-23. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an international training course to build programmatic capacity for tuberculosis control
    A Ohkado
    Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Kiyose, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:371-3. 2010
  4. pmc Transmission of specific genotype streptomycin resistant strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area in Japan
    Akihiro Ohkado
    Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Matsuyama 3 1 24, Kiyose, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Infect Dis 9:138. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint [Storage and transport of isolated M. tuberculosis at public and private health institutions in Japan]
    Akihiro Ohkado
    Department of Research, Research Institute of Tuberculosis, JATA, 3 1 24, Matsuyama, Kiyose shi, Tokyo 204 8533, Japan
    Kekkaku 83:591-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in an urban area in Japan, 2002-2006
    A Ohkado
    Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Kiyose, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:548-54. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis drug resistance and treatment outcomes under DOTS settings in large cities in the Philippines
    A Ohkado
    The Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:283-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [Implementation and evaluation by a population-based RFLP analysis in an urban area, Shinjuku city, Tokyo--the possibility of application for contact investigations]
    Michiko Nagamine
    Shinjuku Public Health Centre, Tokyo, Japan
    Kekkaku 83:379-86. 2008
  9. pmc Clonal expansion of multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, Japan
    Yoshiro Murase
    Molecular Epidemiology Division, The Research Institute of Tuberculosis Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Matsuyama, Tokyo, Japan
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:948-54. 2010
  10. pmc Characteristics and treatment outcomes of tuberculosis cases by risk groups, Japan, 2007-2010
    Kazuhiro Uchimura
    The Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Tokyo, Japan
    Western Pac Surveill Response J 4:11-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a training course on the quality assurance of chest radiography in the Philippines
    A Ohkado
    Research Institute of Tuberculosis Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association Philippines, Manila, The Philippines
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:379-83. 2012
    ..Socio-economically underprivileged areas in urban settings in the Philippines...
  2. ncbi request reprint The management for tuberculosis control in Greater London in comparison with that in Osaka City: lessons for improvement of TB control management in Osaka City urban setting
    Akihiro Ohkado
    Department of International Cooperation, The Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Matsuyama 3 1 24, Kiyose, Tokyo 2048533, Japan
    Health Policy 73:104-23. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an international training course to build programmatic capacity for tuberculosis control
    A Ohkado
    Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Kiyose, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:371-3. 2010
    ..The main reasons for the failure to implement ORPs were due to lack of time, funds, and disapproval by supervisors. A sequential training model may better address barriers to teaching and assisting ORPs...
  4. pmc Transmission of specific genotype streptomycin resistant strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area in Japan
    Akihiro Ohkado
    Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Matsuyama 3 1 24, Kiyose, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Infect Dis 9:138. 2009
    ..tuberculosis in the TMA as observed in the above incident, and to identify the possible transmission routes of the strains among people living in urban settings in Japan...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Storage and transport of isolated M. tuberculosis at public and private health institutions in Japan]
    Akihiro Ohkado
    Department of Research, Research Institute of Tuberculosis, JATA, 3 1 24, Matsuyama, Kiyose shi, Tokyo 204 8533, Japan
    Kekkaku 83:591-8. 2008
    ..To obtain basic data about the present practices on storage and transport of isolated M. tuberculosis at public and private health institutions in Japan...
  6. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in an urban area in Japan, 2002-2006
    A Ohkado
    Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Kiyose, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:548-54. 2008
    ..Shinjuku City, Tokyo, Japan...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis drug resistance and treatment outcomes under DOTS settings in large cities in the Philippines
    A Ohkado
    The Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:283-9. 2006
    ..Two large cities in the Philippines...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Implementation and evaluation by a population-based RFLP analysis in an urban area, Shinjuku city, Tokyo--the possibility of application for contact investigations]
    Michiko Nagamine
    Shinjuku Public Health Centre, Tokyo, Japan
    Kekkaku 83:379-86. 2008
    ..The objectives were to examine Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission patterns by RFLP analysis in Shinjuku city, and to elucidate more effective methods of contact investigations...
  9. pmc Clonal expansion of multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, Japan
    Yoshiro Murase
    Molecular Epidemiology Division, The Research Institute of Tuberculosis Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Matsuyama, Tokyo, Japan
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:948-54. 2010
    ..These findings highlight the difficulty of preventing community transmission of XDR TB by conventional TB control programs and indicate an urgent need for a more appropriate strategy to contain highly developed drug-resistant TB...
  10. pmc Characteristics and treatment outcomes of tuberculosis cases by risk groups, Japan, 2007-2010
    Kazuhiro Uchimura
    The Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Tokyo, Japan
    Western Pac Surveill Response J 4:11-8. 2013
    ..WE STUDIED THE CHARACTERISTICS AND TREATMENT OUTCOMES OF THE FOLLOWING RISK GROUPS FOR TUBERCULOSIS (TB): those with HIV and diabetes mellitus (DM), contact cases, the homeless, foreigners, health care workers (HCW) and the elderly...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Medical service systems for tuberculosis in low-incidence countries]
    Seiya Kato
    Research Institute of Tuberculosis, Japan Anti Tuberculosis Association, Tokyo, Japan
    Kekkaku 87:577-84. 2012
    ..This study aims to provide suggestions for restructuring the medical service system in Japan by analyzing the systems in selected countries with low incidence...