Shunichi Namiki

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Affiliation: Tohoku University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recovery of health related quality of life after radical prostatectomy in japanese men: a longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 11:742-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The relationships between preoperative sexual desire and quality of life following radical prostatectomy: a 5-year follow-up study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Sex Med 9:2448-56. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history of voiding function after radical retropubic prostatectomy
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryomachi, Sendai, Japan
    Urology 68:142-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after brachytherapy or radical prostatectomy for localized prostate cancer: a prospective longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Urology 68:1230-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of salvage therapy for biochemical recurrence on health-related quality of life following radical prostatectomy
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seuryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Int J Urol 14:186-91. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of unilateral sural nerve graft on recovery of potency and continence following radical prostatectomy: 3-year longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku, Japan
    J Urol 178:212-6; discussion 216. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis linking UCLA PCI with Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite: an evaluation of health related quality of life in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Urol 178:473-7; discussion 477. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 14:924-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Association of lower urinary tract symptoms with sexual dysfunction: a cross-cultural study between Japanese and American men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    BJU Int 104:1071-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Five-year follow-up of health-related quality of life after intensity-modulated radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 39:732-8. 2009

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Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Recovery of health related quality of life after radical prostatectomy in japanese men: a longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 11:742-9. 2004
    ..We performed a longitudinal survey of health related quality of life (HRQOL) after radical retropubic prostatectomy (RP) in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint The relationships between preoperative sexual desire and quality of life following radical prostatectomy: a 5-year follow-up study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Sex Med 9:2448-56. 2012
    ..There were few studies about the relationship between sexual desire (SD) and radical prostatectomy (RP)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history of voiding function after radical retropubic prostatectomy
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryomachi, Sendai, Japan
    Urology 68:142-7. 2006
    ..To report results from a 2-year longitudinal survey of lower urinary tract function and quality of life (QOL) in men after radical retropubic prostatectomy (RP) for localized prostate cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after brachytherapy or radical prostatectomy for localized prostate cancer: a prospective longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Urology 68:1230-6. 2006
    ..To investigate health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer who underwent prostate brachytherapy (BT) or retropubic radical prostatectomy (RRP)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of salvage therapy for biochemical recurrence on health-related quality of life following radical prostatectomy
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seuryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Int J Urol 14:186-91. 2007
    ..To determine the impact of salvage therapy for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) recurrence on the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of patients after radical retropubic prostatectomy (RP)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of unilateral sural nerve graft on recovery of potency and continence following radical prostatectomy: 3-year longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku, Japan
    J Urol 178:212-6; discussion 216. 2007
    ..We conducted a 3-year longitudinal study assessing the impact of unilateral sural nerve graft on recovery of potency and continence following radical prostatectomy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis linking UCLA PCI with Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite: an evaluation of health related quality of life in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Urol 178:473-7; discussion 477. 2007
    ..We evaluated the correspondence between UCLA PCI and the Extended Prostate Cancer Index Composite for Japanese patients with localized prostate cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 14:924-9. 2007
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Association of lower urinary tract symptoms with sexual dysfunction: a cross-cultural study between Japanese and American men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    BJU Int 104:1071-6. 2009
    ..To assess the association of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) with sexual function, and estimate the correlates of LUTS among Japanese and American men with localized prostate cancer...
  10. doi request reprint Five-year follow-up of health-related quality of life after intensity-modulated radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 39:732-8. 2009
    ..We evaluated health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with localized prostate cancer who underwent intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) or three-field conformal radiotherapy (3DCRT)...
  11. doi request reprint Quality of life after radical prostatectomy in elderly men
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Int J Urol 16:813-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact of radical prostatectomy (RP) on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in elderly men with prostate cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Quality of life among elderly men treated for prostate cancer with either radical prostatectomy or external beam radiation therapy
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 136:379-86. 2010
    ..We evaluated the changes of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) during the first 2 years after radical prostatectomy (RP) or external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) in elderly men (70 years old or older) treated for prostate cancer...
  13. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Int J Urol 17:125-38. 2010
    ..By including HRQOL in clinical decision-making, we can help our patients make more informed treatment choices for localized prostate cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Long-term quality of life following primary treatment in men with clinical stage T3 prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Qual Life Res 20:111-8. 2011
    ..We evaluated the changes of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) during the 5 years after radical prostatectomy (RP) or external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) for clinical stage T3 prostate cancer (cT3PC)...
  15. doi request reprint Impact of nocturia on disease-specific quality of life for men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Qual Life Res 20:1609-15. 2011
    ..We assessed the impact of nocturia on the general and disease-specific health-related quality of life (HRQOL) for men with localized prostate cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life after intensity modulated radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer: comparison with conventional and conformal radiotherapy
    Shunichi Namiki
    Tohoku Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Urology, 1 1, Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:224-30. 2006
    ..We compared HRQOL after IMRT with that after conventional and after conformal radiation therapy (XRT)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Changes in quality of life in first year after radical prostatectomy by retropubic, laparoscopic, and perineal approach: Multi-institutional longitudinal study in Japan
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Urology 67:321-7. 2006
    ..To investigate the health-related quality of life of patients who underwent radical prostatectomy performed using retropubic, laparoscopic, and perineal approaches...
  18. doi request reprint Racial differences in sexuality profiles among American, Japanese, and Japanese American men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Sex Med 8:2625-31. 2011
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after radical prostatectomy in Japanese men: 2 year longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:551-8. 2005
    ..We performed a 2 year longitudinal survey of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) after radical retropubic prostatectomy (RP) in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative electrophysiological confirmation of neurovascular bundle preservation during radical prostatectomy: long-term assessment of urinary and sexual function
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:660-6. 2005
    ..We investigated the longitudinal recovery of urinary and sexual function after radical retropubic prostatectomy (RP) using an intraoperative electrophysiological test to confirm the functional preservation of the neurovascular bundle (NVB)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Adverse effect of radical prostatectomy on nocturia and voiding frequency symptoms
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Urology 66:147-51. 2005
    ..To evaluate the impact of retropubic radical prostatectomy (RP) on urinary incontinence and obstructive/irritative urinary symptoms, according to global self-assessment instruments...
  22. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative electrophysiological confirmation of urinary continence after radical prostatectomy
    Yasuhiro Kaiho
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Urol 173:1139-42. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Impact of hormonal therapy prior to radical prostatectomy on the recovery of quality of life
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 12:173-81. 2005
    ..We investigated the changes in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients who underwent prostatectomy (RP) with or without neoadjuvant hormonal therapy (NHT)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Health related quality of life in Japanese men after radical prostatectomy or radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Int J Urol 11:619-27. 2004
    ..We performed a retrospective survey of general and disease specific health-related quality of life (HRQOL) after radical prostatectomy (RP) and external beam radiotherapy (XRT) in Japanese men...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of unilateral interposition sural nerve graft on the recovery of sexual function after radical prostatectomy in Japanese men: a preliminary study
    Seiichi Saito
    Department of Urology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 14:133-9. 2007
    ..To determine the effect of an interposition nerve graft on sexual function after radical prostatectomy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Health related quality of life in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer treated with current multiple modalities assessed by a newly developed Japanese version of the Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite
    Yoshiyuki Kakehi
    Department of Urology, Kagawa University Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa, Japan
    J Urol 177:1856-61. 2007
    ..We evaluated psychometric properties of the Japanese version of the Extended Prostate Cancer Index Composite...
  27. ncbi request reprint [The perioperative charge equivalence of radical prostatectomy with 1-year follow up since the diagnosis of prostate cancer]
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
    Hinyokika Kiyo 50:71-5. 2004
    ..By standardizing preoperative and postoperative management for patients undergoing radical prostatectomy, significant savings can be achieved toward shorter hospital stays and lower hospital costs...
  28. ncbi request reprint Recovery of quality of life in year after laparoscopic or retropubic radical prostatectomy: a multi-institutional longitudinal study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Urology 65:517-23. 2005
    ..To compare the general and disease-specific health-related quality of life (HRQOL) after laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (LRP) with that after retropubic radical prostatectomy (RRP)...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Radical prostatectomy for localized prostate cancer]
    Yoichi Arai
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 63:261-6. 2005
    ..Accordingly, QOL assessment has become an important form of outcomes based research that may weigh heavily on the treatment selection by patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relevance of postcatheter removal incontinence to postoperative urinary function after radical prostatectomy
    Seiichi Saito
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 13:1191-6. 2006
    ..We examined whether postoperative urinary function after radical prostatectomy is associated with immediate incontinence just after catheter removal...
  31. doi request reprint Quality of life after radical prostatectomy in Japanese men: a 5-Year follow up study
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Int J Urol 16:75-81. 2009
    ..To measure health-related quality of life (HRQOL) after radical prostatectomy (RP) in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life after radical prostatectomy in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiry omachi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 10:643-50. 2003
    ..We evaluated retrospectively health-related quality of life (HRQOL) after radical prostatectomy (RP) in Japanese men with localized prostate cancer...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Effects of urinary function and erectile function on the use of mecobalamin after nerve sparing radical prostatectomy]
    Mabumi Matsushita
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 100:7-11. 2009
    ..We examined the effects of the use of mecobalamin on urinary and erectile functions after nerve sparing radical prostatectomy...
  34. doi request reprint Impact of prostate size on urinary quality of life scores after open radical prostatectomy: a single-center experience
    Minoru Miyazato
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Scand J Urol 48:146-52. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of prostate size on long-term health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and functional outcomes after radical prostatectomy (RP)...
  35. doi request reprint Prospective randomized phase II trial of a single early intravesical instillation of pirarubicin (THP) in the prevention of bladder recurrence after nephroureterectomy for upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma: the THP Monotherapy Study Group Trial
    Akihiro Ito
    1 1 Seiryo machi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    J Clin Oncol 31:1422-7. 2013
    ..We evaluated the efficacy of a single early intravesical instillation of pirarubicin (THP) in the prevention of bladder recurrence after nephroureterectomy for upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma (UUT-UC)...
  36. doi request reprint Salvage chemotherapy with docetaxel, ifosfamide and nedaplatin (DIN) for patients with advanced germ cell tumors: a preliminary report
    Shigeyuki Yamada
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryo machi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8574, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:734-9. 2013
    ..We investigated the efficacy and toxicity of a docetaxel, ifosfamide and nedaplatin regimen as salvage therapy for patients with advanced testicular germ cell tumor...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life following endocrine therapy for advanced prostate cancer: a comparative study between LH-RH agonist 1-month depot and 3-month depot]
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 99:631-7. 2008
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Extraperitoneal laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection after chemotherapy for nonseminomatous testicular germ-cell tumor: surgical and oncological outcomes
    Yoichi Arai
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryo machi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:1389-95. 2012
    ..To assess the surgical and oncological outcomes of laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection (RPLND) after chemotherapy...
  39. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of urinary function after radical prostatectomy in Japanese men: concordance with definitions of urinary continence
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai Miyagi, Japan
    BJU Int 95:530-3. 2005
    ..To determine how well various definitions of continence outcome after radical retropubic prostatectomy (RP) corresponded with each other, using published health-related quality-of-life (HRQoL) questionnaires...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Radical retropubic prostatectomy]
    Yoichi Arai
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 60:218-23. 2002
  41. doi request reprint Spontaneous regression of pulmonary metastases from testicular embryonal carcinoma
    Masanori Kato
    Urology, Tohoku University, Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Int J Urol 15:265-6. 2008
    ..Chemotherapy was not performed because the metastatic lesions continued to regress spontaneously. Six months later, no tumor was observed on computed tomography images of the lungs...
  42. ncbi request reprint Sexual function reported by Japanese and American men
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1738, USA
    J Urol 179:245-9. 2008
    ..We performed a cross-cultural comparison of sexual function and bother in men with localized prostate cancer in the United States and Japan...
  43. ncbi request reprint [The Japanese translation and cultural adaptation of Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite (EPIC)]
    Misa Takegami
    Department of Outcome Research, Institute for Health Outcomes and Process Evaluation Research
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 96:657-69. 2005
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Urinary quality of life after prostatectomy or radiation for localized prostate cancer: a prospective longitudinal cross-cultural study between Japanese and U.S. men
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1738, USA
    Urology 71:1103-8. 2008
    ..S. men with localized prostate cancer...
  45. ncbi request reprint [A case of laparoscopic nephrectomy for large renal tumor requiring partial colectomy]
    Koji Mitsuzuka
    Department of Urology, Tohoku University School of Medicine
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 98:629-33. 2007
    ..Laparoscopic radical nephrectomy and partial colectomy were performed because the tumor adhered to mesentry firmly. The operative time was seven hours, and the estimated blood loss was about 30 ml...
  46. doi request reprint The effect of erectile function on the use of phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors after radical prostatectomy in Japanese and U.S. men
    Shunichi Namiki
    Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1738, USA
    Urology 71:901-5. 2008
    ..To compare patterns of phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE-5) inhibitor use between Japanese and U.S. men after radical prostatectomy...