Mahbubur Rahman

Summary

Affiliation: St. Luke's International Hospital
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Physicians' attitudes towards and reasons for participation in the Candesartan Antihypertensive Survival Evaluation in Japan (CASE-J) trial
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:38-40. 2005
  2. ncbi Calculation of population attributable risk for bidi smoking and oral cancer in south Asia
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s International Hospital and St Luke s Life Science Institute, Akashi cho 9 1, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
    Prev Med 40:510-4. 2005
  3. ncbi Informed consent in the Candesartan Antihypertensive Survival Evaluation in Japan (CASE-J) trial: a survey of collaborating physicians
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute, St Luke s International Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 29:471-4. 2006
  4. ncbi Physicians' reasons for not entering their patients in a randomized controlled trial in Japan
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 203:105-9. 2004
  5. ncbi Influence of family on acceptance of influenza vaccination among Japanese patients
    Osamu Takahashi
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine and Kyoto Hoken Kai Kamigyo Hospital, Japan
    Fam Pract 20:162-6. 2003
  6. ncbi Bidi smoking and oral cancer: a meta-analysis
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Yoshidakonoe cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Int J Cancer 106:600-4. 2003
  7. ncbi Recruitment of patients for a clinical trial: factors on the physician side and reasons on the patient side
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute, St Luke s International Hospital, Tokyo
    Intern Med 45:511-4. 2006
  8. ncbi Study design, statistical method, and level of evidence in Japanese and American clinical journals
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University Hospital, Japan
    J Epidemiol 12:266-70. 2002
  9. ncbi Candesartan Antihypertensive Survival Evaluation in Japan (CASE-J) trial of cardiovascular events in high-risk hypertensive patients: rationale, design, and methods
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Hypertens Res 26:979-90. 2003
  10. ncbi An individual patient data meta-analysis of adjuvant therapy with carmofur in patients with curatively resected colon cancer
    Junichi Sakamoto
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:536-44. 2005

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi Physicians' attitudes towards and reasons for participation in the Candesartan Antihypertensive Survival Evaluation in Japan (CASE-J) trial
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
    J Epidemiol 15:38-40. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the reasons for physicians' participation in and attitudes towards the Candesartan Antihypertensive Survival Evaluation in Japan (CASE-J) trial...
  2. ncbi Calculation of population attributable risk for bidi smoking and oral cancer in south Asia
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s International Hospital and St Luke s Life Science Institute, Akashi cho 9 1, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
    Prev Med 40:510-4. 2005
    ..However, population attributable risk percent (PAR%) has not been determined yet...
  3. ncbi Informed consent in the Candesartan Antihypertensive Survival Evaluation in Japan (CASE-J) trial: a survey of collaborating physicians
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute, St Luke s International Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 29:471-4. 2006
    ..2% favored some form of incentives for patients. The results of this study should be useful for efficiently implementing randomized controlled trials in Japan...
  4. ncbi Physicians' reasons for not entering their patients in a randomized controlled trial in Japan
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 203:105-9. 2004
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  5. ncbi Influence of family on acceptance of influenza vaccination among Japanese patients
    Osamu Takahashi
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine and Kyoto Hoken Kai Kamigyo Hospital, Japan
    Fam Pract 20:162-6. 2003
    ..Although the influenza vaccine is effective in reducing the morbidity and mortality, the vaccine coverage rate has not increased adequately in Japan, compared with western countries...
  6. ncbi Bidi smoking and oral cancer: a meta-analysis
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Yoshidakonoe cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Int J Cancer 106:600-4. 2003
    ..It is important that this information be incorporated into smoking prevention and cessation efforts, particularly among the urban poor and rural mass in South Asian countries where bidi smoking is widely prevalent...
  7. ncbi Recruitment of patients for a clinical trial: factors on the physician side and reasons on the patient side
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute, St Luke s International Hospital, Tokyo
    Intern Med 45:511-4. 2006
    ..To examine the factors related to actual patient recruiters among the physicians who initially agreed to collaborate in a randomized control trial...
  8. ncbi Study design, statistical method, and level of evidence in Japanese and American clinical journals
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University Hospital, Japan
    J Epidemiol 12:266-70. 2002
    ..1% vs. 12.7%, p=0.001). The overall picture of Japanese medical articles seems to be improving recently, at least in terms of statistical methods toward more diversified and sophisticated way of use, compared to the previous data...
  9. ncbi Candesartan Antihypertensive Survival Evaluation in Japan (CASE-J) trial of cardiovascular events in high-risk hypertensive patients: rationale, design, and methods
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Hypertens Res 26:979-90. 2003
    ..In addition, the use of the ABCD system is expected to contribute to the development of more efficient data management systems for large-scale clinical trials...
  10. ncbi An individual patient data meta-analysis of adjuvant therapy with carmofur in patients with curatively resected colon cancer
    Junichi Sakamoto
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:536-44. 2005
    ..Past trials and meta-analyses indicate that it is somewhat effective in extending survival of patients with this cancer. The objective of this study was to perform a reappraisal of randomized clinical trials conducted in this regard...
  11. ncbi Prevalence of cigarette and bidi smoking among rickshaw pullers in Dhaka city
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Prev Med 44:218-22. 2007
    ..In addition, smoking could further jeopardize their health status. The objective of this study is to estimate the prevalence of cigarette and bidi smoking among the rickshaw pullers in Dhaka city...
  12. ncbi Impact of metabolic syndrome on the development of cardiovascular disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 38:2063-9. 2007
    ..The metabolic syndrome (MetS) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in general populations. However, well-designed prospective studies in Asian populations are very limited...
  13. ncbi Japan's share of research output in basic medical science
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Keio J Med 53:172-7. 2004
    ..To investigate the degree of Japan's contribution to the research in basic biomedical science in the last decade...
  14. ncbi Adjuvant chemotherapy for gastric cancer in Japan: global and Japanese perspectives
    Junichi Sakamoto
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Yoshidakonoe cho, Sakyo ku, 606 8501 Kyoto, Japan
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 54:S25-31. 2004
    ..In conclusion, this therapy could become the standard adjuvant treatment regimen for gastric cancer patients after curative resection in Japan...
  15. ncbi Japan's contribution to clinical pediatrics research in the last decade
    Shigeru Okamoto
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Pediatr Int 46:1-4. 2004
    ..To determine Japan's contribution to research in clinical pediatrics over the last decade...
  16. ncbi Japan's contribution to clinical research in gastroenterology and hepatology
    Kenji Maeda
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Kawara cho, Shogoin, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8507, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 38:816-9. 2003
    ..Although Japan's contributions to several biomedical fields have already been reported, little is known about Japan's contribution to gastroenterology and hepatology...
  17. ncbi Is Bacillus Calmette-Guerin revaccination necessary for Japanese children?
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Prev Med 35:70-7. 2002
    ..Controversies regarding the effectiveness of BCG revaccination and low incidence of tuberculosis (TB) among Japanese children prompted this study...
  18. ncbi Contribution of research in basic and clinical sciences in Japan
    Tsuguya Fukui
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine
    Intern Med 41:626-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the degree of Japan's contribution in basic and clinical research in the last decade...
  19. ncbi Japan's contribution to research on infectious disease
    Osamu Takahashi
    Department of General Medical and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto 606 8507, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 55:139-41. 2002
    ..An explanation for this phenomenon should be determined and remedial measures should be taken forthwith...
  20. ncbi Japan's contribution to nuclear medical research
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Public Health, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 16:383-5. 2002
    ..The recent increase in the share was statistically significant for Japan (p = 0.02, test for trend). Japan's share in nuclear medical research output is much higher than that in other biomedical fields...
  21. ncbi Impact factor of Journal of Epidemiology
    Mahbubur Rahman
    J Epidemiol 12:457; author reply 457. 2002
  22. ncbi Japan's share of articles in orthopedics
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Public Health, 54 Kawahara cho, Shogoin, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8507, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 7:607-9. 2002
    ..Japan's contribution to orthopedics research is higher than that in other biomedical fields, but the number of high-quality clinical research studies conducted in Japan in this field was meager, similar to that in other fields...
  23. ncbi Japan's contribution to research on cardiovascular disease
    Yasuaki Hayashino
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Circ J 67:103-6. 2003
    ..3%) were smaller and that of case reports was similar (5.7%). Although the overall contribution from Japan in the field of cardiovascular disease is satisfactory, high-quality clinical research is as meager as in other clinical fields...
  24. ncbi Conditional versus unconditional logistic regression in the medical literature
    Mahbubur Rahman
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:101-2. 2003
  25. ncbi Publications in epidemiology journals: Japanese perspectives
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Public Health, Japan
    J Epidemiol 13:96-8. 2003
    ..41). Barriers in conducting epidemiologic research in Japan should be identified and appropriate measures should be taken accordingly...
  26. ncbi Japan's share of published research in ophthalmology
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Public Health, Kyoto, Japan
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 47:221-4. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to determine Japan's share of published research in ophthalmology during the last decade...
  27. ncbi BCG vaccination and tuberculosis in Japan
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Epidemiol 13:127-35. 2003
    ..Side by side, more pragmatic strategies such as well-defined tuberculin test, selective vaccination policy based on tuberculosis incidence in each administrative zone, and early vaccination of high risk groups, should be formulated...
  28. ncbi Japan's share of research output in urology and nephrology
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Int J Urol 10:353-5. 2003
    ..Recent studies have documented Japan's share of articles in different biomedical fields. However, Japan's contribution to urology and nephrology is not known...
  29. pmc Physiologic and psychologic symptoms associated with use of injectable contraception and 20 microg oral contraceptive pills
    Abbey B Berenson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:351.e1-12. 2008
    ....