Y Nakamura

Summary

Affiliation: Shiga University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and long-term outcome after an acute coronary event. Multicenter Myocardial Ischemia Research Group
    Y Nakamura
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Japan
    Am Heart J 138:500-6. 1999
  2. doi request reprint Is there any circadian variation consequence on acute case fatality of stroke? Takashima Stroke Registry, Japan (1990-2003)
    T C Turin
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Acta Neurol Scand 125:206-12. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Morning surge in circadian periodicity of ischaemic stroke is independent of conventional risk factor status: findings from the Takashima Stroke Registry 1990-2003
    T C Turin
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Eur J Neurol 16:843-51. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Different effects of blood pressure on mortality from stroke subtypes depending on BMI levels: a 19-year cohort study in the Japanese general population--NIPPON DATA80
    N Miyamatsu
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    J Hum Hypertens 19:285-91. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The 4G/5G polymorphism of the plasminogen activator inhibitor gene is associated with the time course of progression to acute coronary syndromes
    N Iwai
    1st Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 136:109-14. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Why is the concentration of plasma brain natriuretic peptide in elderly inpatients greater than normal?
    H Sayama
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Coron Artery Dis 10:537-40. 1999
  7. doi request reprint Relationship of elevated casual blood glucose level with coronary heart disease, cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in a representative sample of the Japanese population. NIPPON DATA80
    S Kadowaki
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu 520 2192, Japan
    Diabetologia 51:575-82. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term nitrate use may be deleterious in ischemic heart disease: A study using the databases from two large-scale postinfarction studies. Multicenter Myocardial Ischemia Research Group
    Y Nakamura
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Japan
    Am Heart J 138:577-85. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiac sympathetic dysfunction in an athlete's heart detected by 123I-metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy
    S Matsuo
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Jpn Circ J 65:371-4. 2001
  10. doi request reprint Trend of stroke incidence in a Japanese population: Takashima stroke registry, 1990-2001
    Y Kita
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Int J Stroke 4:241-9. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and long-term outcome after an acute coronary event. Multicenter Myocardial Ischemia Research Group
    Y Nakamura
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Japan
    Am Heart J 138:500-6. 1999
    ..The role of ethnicity on the long-term outcome after myocardial infarction is not fully understood...
  2. doi request reprint Is there any circadian variation consequence on acute case fatality of stroke? Takashima Stroke Registry, Japan (1990-2003)
    T C Turin
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Acta Neurol Scand 125:206-12. 2012
    ..However, it is unclear whether this variation affects the acute stroke case fatality. Time of the day variation in stroke case fatality was examined using population-based stroke registration data...
  3. doi request reprint Morning surge in circadian periodicity of ischaemic stroke is independent of conventional risk factor status: findings from the Takashima Stroke Registry 1990-2003
    T C Turin
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Eur J Neurol 16:843-51. 2009
    ..We examined the circadian periodicity of ischaemic stroke (IS) onset and its relationship with conventional risk factors using 14-year stroke registration data...
  4. ncbi request reprint Different effects of blood pressure on mortality from stroke subtypes depending on BMI levels: a 19-year cohort study in the Japanese general population--NIPPON DATA80
    N Miyamatsu
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    J Hum Hypertens 19:285-91. 2005
    ..The effects of diastolic blood pressure on intracerebral haemorrhage and infarction had the same tendency as those of SBP. These results suggested that the causal effect of blood pressure on stroke subtypes might be modified by BMI...
  5. ncbi request reprint The 4G/5G polymorphism of the plasminogen activator inhibitor gene is associated with the time course of progression to acute coronary syndromes
    N Iwai
    1st Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 136:109-14. 1998
    ..The 4G/5G polymorphism of the PAI-I gene influenced not only plasma PAI-I antigen levels but also the time course of the progression to ACS in patients with coronary atherosclerosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Why is the concentration of plasma brain natriuretic peptide in elderly inpatients greater than normal?
    H Sayama
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Coron Artery Dis 10:537-40. 1999
    ..Higher than normal levels of plasma brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) are often found in elderly patients without overt heart failure...
  7. doi request reprint Relationship of elevated casual blood glucose level with coronary heart disease, cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in a representative sample of the Japanese population. NIPPON DATA80
    S Kadowaki
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu 520 2192, Japan
    Diabetologia 51:575-82. 2008
    ..Thus, we examined a representative cohort of the Japanese population (n=9,444, follow-up period 17.3 years) to clarify whether high casual blood glucose (CBG) can predict CVD mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term nitrate use may be deleterious in ischemic heart disease: A study using the databases from two large-scale postinfarction studies. Multicenter Myocardial Ischemia Research Group
    Y Nakamura
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Japan
    Am Heart J 138:577-85. 1999
    ..Secondary coronary prevention studies have generally focused on specific medications, often to the exclusion of commonly used therapies. To date, long-term nitrate use has not been investigated in large-scale clinical trials...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiac sympathetic dysfunction in an athlete's heart detected by 123I-metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy
    S Matsuo
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Jpn Circ J 65:371-4. 2001
    ..01), and there was a significant correlation between WR and the left ventricular mass index (r=0.578, p<0.01). Prolonged exercise training may alter cardiac sympathetic nerve function, which can be detected by MIBG imaging...
  10. doi request reprint Trend of stroke incidence in a Japanese population: Takashima stroke registry, 1990-2001
    Y Kita
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Int J Stroke 4:241-9. 2009
    ..The recent unfavourably diverging trends in risk factors make it uncertain whether the decline will continue. Few comprehensive stroke registries of long research duration exist in Japan to illustrate the trends in stroke incidence...
  11. ncbi request reprint The role of renal dopamine in the reduction of high blood pressure by beta 1-selective beta-blocker with intrinsic sympathomimetic activity in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    T Haneda
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    Hypertens Res 18:S215-9. 1995
    ..These results suggest that an enhancement of renal dopamine production by ISA (beta 2 stimulation) of beta 1-selective beta-blocker may contribute, at least in part, to the antihypertensive effect of this drug...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship between left ventricular geometry and brain natriuretic peptide levels in elderly subjects
    H Sayama
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Gerontology 46:71-7. 2000
    ..The plasma brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) level in elderly patients is elevated, but the mechanism of this increase is not clear...
  13. ncbi request reprint D allele of the angiotensin-converting enzyme gene is a risk factor for secondary cardiac events after myocardial infarction
    M Yoshida
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 70:119-25. 1999
    ..The MTFHR gene was not associated with the endopoint. The present results suggest that the presence of the deletion allele of the ACE gene may be a risk factor for secondary cardiac events after myocardial infarction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of diltiazem on cardiac remodeling in rats assessed by Doppler echocardiography and mRNA expression
    M Yoshiyama
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Osaka City University Medical School, Japan
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 13:249-58. 1999
    ..In conclusion, diltiazem prevents cardiac dysfunction and morphological change due to left ventricular remodeling after experimental myocardial infarction...
  15. ncbi request reprint Beta 3-adrenoreceptor gene polymorphism: a newly identified risk factor for proliferative retinopathy in NIDDM patients
    N Sakane
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan
    Diabetes 46:1633-6. 1997
    ..55 (95% CI 1.25-5.16). We concluded that the beta 3-AR gene polymorphism is a newly identified risk factor for PDR...
  16. ncbi request reprint Warfarin reduces silent cerebral infarction in elderly patients with atrial fibrillation
    S Matsuo
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Japan
    Coron Artery Dis 9:223-6. 1998
    ..The Shiga Atrial Fibrillation Trial was conducted in five medical centers, to test the hypothesis that warfarin can prevent silent cerebral infarction in patients with atrial fibrillation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Genetic mapping of quantitative trait loci influencing left ventricular mass in rats
    Y Tsujita
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu 520 2192, Japan
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 279:H2062-7. 2000
    ..These findings indicate not only the existence of a gene on chromosome 7 that influences LVM in a manner dependent on blood pressure but also the existence of a gene on chromosome 17 that influences LVM independently of blood pressure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Detection of denervated but viable myocardium in cardiac sarcoidosis with I-123 MIBG and Tl-201 SPECT imaging
    S Matsuo
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 15:373-5. 2001
    ..Cardiac sympathetic nerve function was impaired in cardiac sarcoidosis, slightly improved with steroid therapy. I-123 MIBG scintigraphy may be useful to assess extent of myocardial involvement and response to therapy...
  19. pmc Can coronary flow velocity reserve determined by transthoracic Doppler echocardiography predict the recovery of regional left ventricular function in patients with acute myocardial infarction?
    Y Ueno
    The First Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Heart 88:137-41. 2002
    ..To determine whether the early assessment of coronary flow velocity reserve (CFVR) by transthoracic Doppler echocardiography (TTDE) can predict myocardial viability after revascularisation in patients with acute myocardial infarction...
  20. ncbi request reprint What factors are associated with high plasma B-type natriuretic peptide levels in a general Japanese population?
    H Kanda
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    J Hum Hypertens 19:165-72. 2005
    ..Plasma BNP levels were inversely associated with blood haemoglobin levels. Gender-specific analysis showed similar results. However, plasma BNP did not correlate with other cardiovascular risk factors such as serum lipids...