Masahiro Endo

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Affiliation: Tokyo Women's Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Off-pump reimplantation of anomalous origin of the right coronary artery
    M Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Jpn Circ J 65:471-2. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Angiographic findings and surgical treatments of coronary artery involvement in Takayasu arteritis
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:570-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Bilateral versus unilateral internal mammary revascularization in patients with diabetes
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1, Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Circulation 108:1343-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Benefit of bilateral over single internal mammary artery grafts for multiple coronary artery bypass grafting
    M Endo
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Circulation 104:2164-70. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Sequential bypass using the right gastroepiploic artery for coronary artery bypass grafting
    Toru Ishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 51:277-81. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular mass index reduction early after an isolated aortic valve replacement with St. Jude Medical 19A-HP
    Shin Uchikawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 51:361-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Survival benefit of exclusive use of in situ arterial conduits over combined use of arterial and vein grafts for multiple coronary artery bypass grafting
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
    Circulation 112:I299-303. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous biventricular pacemaker implantation for a surgical case of aortic regurgitation with severe left ventricular dysfunction and left bundle branch block
    Masato Nakajima
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery and Cardiology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1167-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint [Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMR)]
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 61:704-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint [Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMLR), percutaneous myocardial laser revascularization (PMLR)]
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Heart Institute of Japan
    Nihon Rinsho 61:549-57. 2003

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Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Off-pump reimplantation of anomalous origin of the right coronary artery
    M Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Jpn Circ J 65:471-2. 2001
    ..This is a successful case of off-pump cardiac correction of this type of isolated anomaly, using a minimally invasive approach...
  2. ncbi request reprint Angiographic findings and surgical treatments of coronary artery involvement in Takayasu arteritis
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:570-7. 2003
    ..Takayasu arteritis is associated with a low incidence of coronary artery involvement, such as stenosis, obstruction, aneurysm, and coronary steal syndrome, but coronary ischemia can be fatal...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bilateral versus unilateral internal mammary revascularization in patients with diabetes
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1, Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Circulation 108:1343-9. 2003
    ..This historical cohort study evaluated the benefit of bilateral internal mammary artery (BIMA) grafts in coronary bypass grafting (CABG) for patients with diabetes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Benefit of bilateral over single internal mammary artery grafts for multiple coronary artery bypass grafting
    M Endo
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Circulation 104:2164-70. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of bilateral internal mammary artery (BIMA) grafts in isolated CABG...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sequential bypass using the right gastroepiploic artery for coronary artery bypass grafting
    Toru Ishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 51:277-81. 2003
    ..We evaluated the feasibility and efficacy of sequential RGEA grafting in CABG...
  6. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular mass index reduction early after an isolated aortic valve replacement with St. Jude Medical 19A-HP
    Shin Uchikawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 51:361-7. 2003
    ..In this study, those factors affecting the changes in early postoperative LVMI were investigated in cases in which a St. Jude Medical 19A-HP (19HP) mechanical heart valve was used...
  7. ncbi request reprint Survival benefit of exclusive use of in situ arterial conduits over combined use of arterial and vein grafts for multiple coronary artery bypass grafting
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
    Circulation 112:I299-303. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) comparing the use of only in situ arterial grafts with the use of arterial and venous conduits...
  8. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous biventricular pacemaker implantation for a surgical case of aortic regurgitation with severe left ventricular dysfunction and left bundle branch block
    Masato Nakajima
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery and Cardiology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1167-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint [Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMR)]
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 61:704-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint [Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMLR), percutaneous myocardial laser revascularization (PMLR)]
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Heart Institute of Japan
    Nihon Rinsho 61:549-57. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular true aneurysm with pseudoaneurysm detected five years and nine months following repair for oozing type free wall rupture
    Motoki Sato
    Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 53:147-9. 2005
    ..Over this period, chest radiographs showed gradual cardiomegaly with prominence of the left fourth arch...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Emergency CABG: indication and current status]
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 61:569-75. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic expanding intrapericardial hematoma after pericardial paracentesis
    Tadahisa Sughiura
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Kawada, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Card Surg 21:491-3. 2006
    ..The hematoma had expanded during a course of four years. The hematoma was removed surgically, and there has been no sign of recurrence 17 months after the operation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute occlusion of coronary artery bypass graft with nonionic contrast medium
    Yasuko Tomizawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 50:181-3. 2002
    ..While the majority of patients do not experience this complication, care must be taken to avoid major adverse effects...
  15. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve replacement in the calcified small aortic root by hemitranslocation of the valve
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Artif Organs 26:483-6. 2002
    ..This technique is used when Nicks or Manouguian procedures are not applicable...
  16. ncbi request reprint Computed tomographic findings of syphilitic aortitis
    Fumiko Kimura
    Department of Radiology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 27:179-81. 2004
    ..We speculate that the resemblance of the CT findings for these two diseases accounts for their similar histopathological features...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Coronary revascularization: the indication, selection of operative methods and long-term results]
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 61:105-17. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Acute aortic dissection in a patient with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Hiroyuki Tsukui
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 50:309-10. 2002
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and left ventricular assist device: a case of double mechanical bridge
    Shin ichiro Kihara
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Heart Vessels 16:164-6. 2002
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint [The role of transmyocardial laser revascularization in congestive heart failure]
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 103:588-93. 2002
    ..Because TMLR is a simple and less-invasive technique, combined use of TMLR with off-pump CABG or MIDCAB is also an attractive revascularization strategy in ischemic cardiomyopathy patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy refractory to medical treatment and selection of surgical methods
    Yujiro Hirasawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Card Surg 20:8-15. 2005
    ..Using the classification of systolic anterior movement (SAM) which has been previously reported, we tried to identify the characteristics and use them to treat HOCM appropriately...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Operative transluminal coronary angioplasty (OTCA)]
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 61:534-9. 2003
  23. ncbi request reprint Corrosion of stainless steel sternal wire after long-term implantation
    Yasuko Tomizawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 162 8666, Japan
    J Artif Organs 9:61-6. 2006
    ..An amount of metal ions equivalent to the corroded volume must have been released into the human body, but the effect of these metal ions on the body is not apparent...
  24. ncbi request reprint Real-time volumetric imaging of human heart without electrocardiographic gating by 256-detector row computed tomography: initial experience
    Chisato Kondo
    Department of Radiology, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 29:694-8. 2005
    ..The feasibility of human cardiac imaging using a prototype 256-detector row cone-beam computed tomography (256CBCT) scanner without electrocardiographic gating was examined...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Emergency surgery for the complications of myocardial infarction]
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 61:511-9. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint [Indications and results of emergency coronary artery bypass grafting in unstable angina]
    Hiroshi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Heart Institute of Japan
    Nihon Rinsho 61:612-7. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint [Left ventricular free wall rupture]
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 57:690-7. 2004
    ..Padro et al. described a sutureless technique for the treatment of postinfarction LV free wall rupture. We have adopted a similar sutureless technique using a fibrin glue-oxycellulose fixation...
  28. ncbi request reprint [CABG: the world trends and the Japanese realities]
    Masahiro Endo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 61:558-66. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Macroscopic sequential pictures of angiogenesis in a rabbit ear chamber
    Yasuko Tomizawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Japan
    J Invest Surg 15:269-74. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that this system is excellent to obtain direct evidence of angiogenesis in vivo, and maintains a good condition for weekly monitoring over a long period from immediately after set up...
  30. ncbi request reprint Aortic root replacement using composite valve graft in patients with aortic valve disease and aneurysm of the ascending aorta: twenty years' experience of late results
    Shigeyuki Aomi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Artif Organs 26:467-73. 2002
    ..In patients with Marfan syndrome or aortic dissection, there still remains a higher risk of cardiovascular event and future reoperation. Extensive aortic reconstruction or staged operation should be performed in such patients...
  31. doi request reprint Continuous EGFR-TKI administration following radiotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer patients with isolated CNS failure
    Takehito Shukuya
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Nagaizumi chou, Suntou gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Lung Cancer 74:457-61. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of milrinone for right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Shin ichiro Kihara
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University
    Heart Vessels 16:69-71. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Noise properties for three weighted Feldkamp algorithms using a 256-detecotor row CT-scanner: case study for hepatic volumetric cine imaging
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 59:289-94. 2006
    ..We concluded that, considering the trade-off between image quality and temporal resolution, the NHS-FDK algorithm is useful in volumetric cine imaging for the abdomen...
  34. ncbi request reprint Imaging of gefitinib-related interstitial lung disease: multi-institutional analysis by the West Japan Thoracic Oncology Group
    Masahiro Endo
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Shizuoka City Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan
    Lung Cancer 52:135-40. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Physical evaluation of the weighted Feldkamp algorithms applied to the 256-detector row CT scanner for volumetric cine imaging
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics and Medical Imaging, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
    Acad Radiol 13:701-12. 2006
    ..We conducted a practical physical evaluation of NHS-FDK and HS-FDK using 256-detector row CT...
  36. ncbi request reprint Tricolored "tricolore" myocardium by selective intracoronary injection of contrast using 256-slice cone-beam computed tomography
    Nobusada Funabashi
    Int J Cardiol 117:273-5. 2007
    ..We were able to identify the borders between the LV myocardium supplied by the LAD, the LCx and the right coronary artery, respectively, and this technique may facilitate new cardiovascular diagnoses...
  37. ncbi request reprint Clinical potentials for dynamic contrast-enhanced hepatic volumetric cine imaging with the prototype 256-MDCT scanner
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, 4 9 1 Anagawa, Inage Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba, 263 8555, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:253-6. 2005
    ..To achieve dynamic contrast-enhanced hepatic volumetric cine imaging, we developed a prototype 256-MDCT scanner. This study examined the feasibility of the technique for human hepatic imaging in three hepatocellular carcinoma patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cardiac imaging using 256-detector row four-dimensional CT: preliminary clinical report
    Teruhito Kido
    Department of Radiology, Ehime University School of Medicine, Shitsukawa, Toon 794 0295, Japan
    Radiat Med 25:38-44. 2007
    ..We investigated the feasibility of the second specification prototype 256-detector row four-dimensional CT for assessing coronary artery and cardiac function...
  39. ncbi request reprint Time series of volumetric measurement of porcine three dimensional segmented myocardial perfusion by selective contrast injection using 256-slice cone beam computed tomography
    Nobusada Funabashi
    Int J Cardiol 111:455-6. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint Volumetric cine imaging for cardiovascular circulation using prototype 256-detector row computed tomography scanner (4-dimensional computed tomography): a preliminary study with a porcine model
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 29:26-30. 2005
    ..5-mm slice thickness. The thin sections can be used to create cine loops in multiple planes. Thus, the 256-detector row CT scanner overcomes some of the limitations of present helical CT methods...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular circulation and hepatic perfusion of pigs in 4-dimensional films evaluated by 256-slice cone-beam computed tomography
    Nobusada Funabashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Circ J 69:585-9. 2005
    ..In both cardiac and hepatic disorders it is desirable to accurately visualize the direction and scale of blood flow in the whole organ in pulsating 3-dimensional (D) images, which are known as 4-D images...
  42. ncbi request reprint Improvement in banding artefacts in four-dimensional computed tomography for radiotherapy planning
    Shinichiro Mori
    Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4 9 1, Anagawa, Inage Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Phys Med Biol 51:5231-44. 2006
    ..Banding artefacts will be improved if the same IBAs at each couch position are accounted for during image reconstruction. This improvement will be beneficial in respiratory gated and 4D radiation therapies...
  43. ncbi request reprint Magnitude and effects of x-ray scatter in a 256-slice CT scanner
    Masahiro Endo
    National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Med Phys 33:3359-68. 2006
    ..Further, although the CNR was decreased, in theory at least, the change was so subtle that it had no substantial effect on low-contrast detectability...
  44. ncbi request reprint Superiority of synchrony of 256-slice cone beam computed tomography for acquiring pulsating objects. Comparison with conventional multislice computed tomography
    Nobusada Funabashi
    Int J Cardiol 118:400-5. 2007
    ..A prototype 256-slice cone beam computed tomography (CT) provides complete volumetric data within a single gantry rotation (1 s/rotation) with 0.5 mm slice-thickness...
  45. ncbi request reprint Utility of 256-slice cone beam tomography for real four-dimensional volumetric analysis without electrocardiogram gated acquisition
    Naoko Mizuno
    Int J Cardiol 120:262-7. 2007
    ..We used a prototype 256-slice cone beam CT (Athena, Sony Toshiba), with which the whole heart can be acquired in one scanning...
  46. ncbi request reprint Candidate image processing for real-time volumetric CT subtraction angiography
    Shinichiro Mori
    National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, USA
    Eur J Radiol 61:335-41. 2007
    ..As there is a longer CT acquisition time, RCTSA shortens the ratio of the calculating time compared to that of ICTSA. RCTSA is useful image processing to reduce CT subtraction angiography examination time instead of ICTSA...
  47. ncbi request reprint Four-dimensional measurement of lung tumor displacement using 256-multi-slice CT-scanner
    Shinichiro Mori
    Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
    Lung Cancer 56:59-67. 2007
    ..Volumetric cine CT data provides useful data on motion for planning in all radiation approaches for lung tumors...
  48. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study: color map of hepatocellular carcinoma using dynamic contrast-enhanced 256-detector row CT
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 62:308-10. 2007
    ..The HCC was detected clearly in the color map as a downward-sloping region. Dynamic enhanced 256-detector row CT could be useful for detecting malignant tumors in the liver with a short scan time...
  49. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of biologically equivalent dose distribution on CT-image from measured physical dose distribution of therapeutic beam in water phantom
    Manabu Mizota
    Research Center of Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Inage, Chiba, Japan
    Phys Med Biol 47:935-45. 2002
    ..Quantitative comparisons of dose distributions can be made with anatomical information, which also gives a verification of the irradiation system in a very straightforward way...
  50. ncbi request reprint Projection-data based temporal maximum attenuation computed tomography: determination of internal target volume for lung cancer against intra-fraction motion
    Shinichiro Mori
    Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences 4 9 1 Anagawa, Inage Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Phys Med Biol 52:1027-38. 2007
    ..4DPM therefore provided an accurate MIV independent of patient characteristics and reconstruction conditions. These findings indicate the usefulness of 4DPM in determining ITV in radiotherapy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Subepicardial aneurysm after anticoagulant therapy for a mural thrombus following anterior myocardial infarction
    Kiyomi Niki
    The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine
    Heart Vessels 16:72-4. 2002
    ..This case suggests that cautious follow-up with echocardiography is necessary when anticoagulant therapy is selected for thrombi following myocardial infarction...
  52. ncbi request reprint Effective doses in subjects undergoing computed tomography cardiac imaging with the 256-multislice CT scanner
    Shinichiro Mori
    Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 65:442-8. 2008
    ..These characteristics provide a solution to the problems of MSCT. Although a wider beam width provides more efficient imaging over a wider coverage area, patient doses with the 256MSCT are of considerable concern...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effects of intrafractional motion on water equivalent pathlength in respiratory-gated heavy charged particle beam radiotherapy
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:308-17. 2007
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Magnitude of residual internal anatomy motion on heavy charged particle dose distribution in respiratory gated lung therapy
    Shinichiro Mori
    Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:587-94. 2008
    ..To assess the variation in carbon beam dose distribution due to residual motion in lung cancer patients undergoing respiratory-gated radiotherapy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Respiratory correlated segment reconstruction algorithm towards four-dimensional radiation therapy using carbon ion beams
    Shinichiro Mori
    Radiological Protection Section, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba shi, Chiba, Japan
    Radiother Oncol 80:341-8. 2006
    ..We compared full-scan (FS-FDK) and RS-FDK with regard to dose distribution in heavy ion treatment planning...
  56. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of dose-volume histogram parameters for predicting radiation pneumonitis after concurrent chemoradiation for lung cancer
    Kayoko Tsujino
    Department of Radiology, Hyogo Medical Center for Adults, Akashi City, Hyogo, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 55:110-5. 2003
    ..To clarify whether the percentage of pulmonary volume irradiated to >20 Gy (V20) is related to the incidence and grade of radiation pneumonitis (RP) in cases of lung cancer treated with concurrent chemoradiation...
  57. ncbi request reprint Treatment planning for the layer-stacking irradiation system for three-dimensional conformal heavy-ion radiotherapy
    Nobuyuki Kanematsu
    Department of Medical Physics, Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4 9 1 Anagawa, Inage Ku, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Med Phys 29:2823-9. 2002
    ..The completed treatment system will provide an option for improved conformal radiotherapy without interfering with the conventional method and we expect a gradual expansion of the clinical cases applicable to the layer-stacking method...
  58. ncbi request reprint Enlarged longitudinal dose profiles in cone-beam CT and the need for modified dosimetry
    Shinichiro Mori
    National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Med Phys 32:1061-9. 2005
    ..Although we reached this conclusion using the prototype 256-slice CT-scanner, it may be applied to other multislice CT-scanners as well...
  59. ncbi request reprint Effect of pravastatin on progression of coronary atherosclerosis in patients after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Haruo Makuuchi
    St Marianna University School of Medicine, Kawasaki, Japan
    Circ J 69:636-43. 2005
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Unusual late pulmonary complication in a child after umbilical cord blood transplantation: high-resolution CT-pathologic correlation
    Masahiro Endo
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Japan
    J Thorac Imaging 20:103-6. 2005
    ..These changes resemble lymphocytic bronchiolitis in lung transplant recipients, which was well correlated with HRCT findings. We think that our case was a new late pulmonary complication after UCBT...
  61. ncbi request reprint [An assessment of the potential for interpretation of CT images by radiological technologists]
    Toru Matsumoto
    Nihon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi 61:791-9. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint Clinical potentials of the prototype 256-detector row CT-scanner
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Acad Radiol 12:148-54. 2005
    ..To evaluate clinical potentials of the 256-detector row computed tomography (CT) in healthy volunteers...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prototype heel effect compensation filter for cone-beam CT
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Phys Med Biol 50:N359-70. 2005
    ..In addition, its effect in rendering the effective energy uniform resulted in an improvement in image quality. This new HEC filter may be useful in cone-beam CT studies...
  64. ncbi request reprint Weekly paclitaxel and carboplatin with concurrent radiation therapy in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: phase I study
    Masahiro Endo
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Shizuoka City Hospital, Shizuoka 420 8630, Japan
    Radiat Med 23:331-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the maximum-tolerated dose (MTD) of paclitaxel in this combination...
  65. ncbi request reprint Physical evaluation of CT scan methods for radiation therapy planning: comparison of fast, slow and gating scan using the 256-detector row CT scanner
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4 9 1 Anagawa, Chiba, Japan
    Phys Med Biol 51:587-600. 2006
    ..FSCT-ave is a satisfactory radiotherapy planning alternative if RGCT is not available...
  66. ncbi request reprint Picture archiving and communication system introduced to a new Japanese cancer center hospital
    Hiroyoshi Furukawa
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Shizuoka Cancer Center Hospital, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 34:425-8. 2004
    ..Filmless image management systems will become popular in all hospitals in the near feature. All staff in each hospital should investigate the merits and demerits of this system and how to introduce it effectively...
  67. ncbi request reprint Properties of the prototype 256-row (cone beam) CT scanner
    Shinichiro Mori
    Department of Medical Physics, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, 263 8555, Japan
    Eur Radiol 16:2100-8. 2006
    ..The 256MDCT promises more accurate diagnosis, and will provide volumetric cine images of wider cranio-caudal coverage, enabling new applications of CT...
  68. ncbi request reprint Clinical trial of fundoscopy under general anesthesia for pediatric outpatients with retinoblastoma
    Toshiyuki Saito
    Second Department of Anatomy, Nippon Medical School, 1 1 5 Sendagi, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8602, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 9:36-41. 2004
    ..We have now finished this first trial of day-care anesthesia, and we expect that discharge from hospital to places a longer distance away will be feasible...
  69. ncbi request reprint Four-dimensional computed tomography (4D CT)--concepts and preliminary development
    Masahiro Endo
    Research Center of Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
    Radiat Med 21:17-22. 2003
    ..It will take one volume image in 0.5 sec with a 3D matrix of 512 x 512 x 512. This paper describes the concepts and designs of the 4D CT system, as well as preliminary development of the 2D detector...
  70. ncbi request reprint Estimating uncertainties of the geometrical range of particle radiotherapy during respiration
    Shinichi Minohara
    Department of Accelerator Physics and Engineering, Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Chiba, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:121-5. 2003
    ..To propose a method for estimating uncertainties of the range calculation in particle radiotherapy associated with patient respiration...
  71. ncbi request reprint A combination-weighted Feldkamp-based reconstruction algorithm for cone-beam CT
    Shinichiro Mori
    Radiological Protection Section, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan
    Phys Med Biol 51:3953-65. 2006
    ..In addition, this algorithm can also be adapted for use in relatively wide cone-angle CBCT such as with a flat-panel detector CBCT...