Akira Fujiyoshi

Summary

Affiliation: Shiga University of Medical Science
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc A cross-sectional association between bone mineral density and parathyroid hormone and other biomarkers in community-dwelling young adults: the CARDIA study
    Akira Fujiyoshi
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Department of Health Science, Otsu, Shiga, 520 2192 Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:4038-46. 2013
  2. pmc A cross-sectional association of obesity with coronary calcium among Japanese, Koreans, Japanese Americans, and U.S. whites
    Akira Fujiyoshi
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:921-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure categories and long-term risk of cardiovascular disease according to age group in Japanese men and women
    Akira Fujiyoshi
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Hypertens Res 35:947-53. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Long-term risk of BP values above normal for cardiovascular mortality: a 24-year observation of Japanese aged 30 to 92 years
    Naoyuki Takashima
    Department of Health Science, Lifestyle Related Disease Prevention Center, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    J Hypertens 30:2299-306. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Interaction between dietary marine-derived n-3 fatty acids intake and J-point elevation on the risk of cardiac death: a 24-year follow-up of Japanese men
    Takashi Hisamatsu
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Setatsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Heart 99:1024-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Relationship of moderate metabolic risk factor clustering to cardiovascular disease mortality in non-lean Japanese: a 15-year follow-up of NIPPON DATA90
    Aya Kadota
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 215:209-13. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Carotid intima-media thickness and plaque in apparently healthy Japanese individuals with an estimated 10-year absolute risk of CAD death according to the Japan Atherosclerosis Society (JAS) guidelines 2012: the Shiga Epidemiological Study of Subclinical
    Aya Kadota
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science
    J Atheroscler Thromb 20:755-66. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids intake and cardiovascular disease mortality risk in japanese: a 24-year follow-up of NIPPON DATA80
    Naoko Miyagawa
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 232:384-9. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between J-point elevation and death from coronary artery disease--15-year follow up of the NIPPON DATA90
    Takashi Hisamatsu
    Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Circ J 77:1260-6. 2013
  10. pmc Population attributable fraction of smoking and metabolic syndrome on cardiovascular disease mortality in Japan: a 15-year follow up of NIPPON DATA90
    Naoyuki Takashima
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    BMC Public Health 10:306. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc A cross-sectional association between bone mineral density and parathyroid hormone and other biomarkers in community-dwelling young adults: the CARDIA study
    Akira Fujiyoshi
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Department of Health Science, Otsu, Shiga, 520 2192 Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:4038-46. 2013
    ..Most association studies of bone-related biomarkers (BBMs) with bone mineral density (BMD) have been conducted in postmenopausal women...
  2. pmc A cross-sectional association of obesity with coronary calcium among Japanese, Koreans, Japanese Americans, and U.S. whites
    Akira Fujiyoshi
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:921-7. 2013
    ..We examined an independent association of obesity with prevalent CAC among samples of multi-ethnic groups whose background populations have varying levels of obesity and coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure categories and long-term risk of cardiovascular disease according to age group in Japanese men and women
    Akira Fujiyoshi
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Hypertens Res 35:947-53. 2012
    ..We found an overall graded increase in CVD risk with higher BP category in the very elderly. The PAFs suggest that keeping BP levels low is an important strategy for primary CVD prevention, even in an elderly population...
  4. doi request reprint Long-term risk of BP values above normal for cardiovascular mortality: a 24-year observation of Japanese aged 30 to 92 years
    Naoyuki Takashima
    Department of Health Science, Lifestyle Related Disease Prevention Center, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    J Hypertens 30:2299-306. 2012
    ..However, corresponding evidence is scarce in Asia where stroke is dominant. We investigated the association between baseline BP and 24-year mortality risk due to CVD, in a representative Japanese general population...
  5. doi request reprint Interaction between dietary marine-derived n-3 fatty acids intake and J-point elevation on the risk of cardiac death: a 24-year follow-up of Japanese men
    Takashi Hisamatsu
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Setatsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Heart 99:1024-9. 2013
    ..The article evaluates whether MDn3FAs intake attenuates the increased risk of cardiac death associated with J-point elevation (JPE), characterised by an elevation of QRS-ST junction (J-point) ≥0.1 mV on electrocardiography...
  6. doi request reprint Relationship of moderate metabolic risk factor clustering to cardiovascular disease mortality in non-lean Japanese: a 15-year follow-up of NIPPON DATA90
    Aya Kadota
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 215:209-13. 2011
    ..We investigated the impact of moderate metabolic risk factor clustering on cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality...
  7. ncbi request reprint Carotid intima-media thickness and plaque in apparently healthy Japanese individuals with an estimated 10-year absolute risk of CAD death according to the Japan Atherosclerosis Society (JAS) guidelines 2012: the Shiga Epidemiological Study of Subclinical
    Aya Kadota
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science
    J Atheroscler Thromb 20:755-66. 2013
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  8. doi request reprint Long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids intake and cardiovascular disease mortality risk in japanese: a 24-year follow-up of NIPPON DATA80
    Naoko Miyagawa
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 232:384-9. 2014
    ..However, little is known whether an inverse association of LCn3FA with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk exists in a population with higher LCn3FA intake...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between J-point elevation and death from coronary artery disease--15-year follow up of the NIPPON DATA90
    Takashi Hisamatsu
    Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Circ J 77:1260-6. 2013
    ..However, little is known about the prognostic significance of J-point elevation for various disease-specific cardiovascular outcomes, including coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  10. pmc Population attributable fraction of smoking and metabolic syndrome on cardiovascular disease mortality in Japan: a 15-year follow up of NIPPON DATA90
    Naoyuki Takashima
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    BMC Public Health 10:306. 2010
    ..In Asian countries, prevalence of obesity has increased and smoking rate in men is still high. We investigated the attribution of the combination of smoking and metabolic syndrome (or obesity) to excess CVD deaths in Japan...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of cardiovascular risk factors in Asian countries
    Ho N Nguyen
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science
    Circ J 77:2851-9. 2013
    ..Evidence suggests that in both Asia and the West, no country is in sufficient control of any of these factors and that intervention programs to alter their effect on CVD are of equal importance...
  12. pmc LOX-1 ligands containing apolipoprotein B and carotid intima-media thickness in middle-aged community-dwelling US Caucasian and Japanese men
    Tomonori Okamura
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 229:240-5. 2013
    ..The association between LAB and intima-media thickness (IMT) of carotid artery was investigated by ultrasound in US and Japan men...
  13. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and its components are underdiagnosed in cardiology clinics
    Akira Fujiyoshi
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:78-83. 2011
    ..Although metabolic syndrome (MetS) is an important clinical condition, evidence is scarce on how often doctors successfully diagnose this syndrome...