I Fukunishi

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Affiliation: Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia characteristics before and after living donor transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:296. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlations for social support with depression in the chronic postsroke period
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 85:811-8. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic activity in alexithymics with mother's low care
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 46:579-89. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Alexithymic characteristics of HIV-positive patients
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 85:963-70. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Three screening tests for patients with psychological problems who undergo plastic and reconstructive surgery
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 85:987-96. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Expression of unfavorable emotions in Japanese college students with alexithymic characteristics
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, 2 1 8 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156, Japan
    Psychol Rep 87:1165-70. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders before and after living-related transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Japan
    Psychosomatics 42:337-43. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Relations of alexithymic characteristics with eating attitudes and hostility in female college students
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 88:1245-50. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint A hemodialysis patient with trazodone-induced parkinsonism
    Isao Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Nephron 90:222-3. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of alexithymic characteristics and posttraumatic stress responses following medical treatment for children with refractory hematological diseases
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Japan
    Psychol Rep 89:527-34. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia characteristics before and after living donor transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:296. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlations for social support with depression in the chronic postsroke period
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 85:811-8. 1997
    ..Depressed patients may also rate their support as poor because they are depressed. For some patients with cerebrovascular disease during the chronic poststroke period, depression may be related to low social support...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic activity in alexithymics with mother's low care
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 46:579-89. 1999
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Alexithymic characteristics of HIV-positive patients
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 85:963-70. 1999
    ..These results suggest that secondary alexithymia, associated with poor utilization and perception of social support, may be manifest as a state reaction to approaching death...
  5. ncbi request reprint Three screening tests for patients with psychological problems who undergo plastic and reconstructive surgery
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 85:987-96. 1999
    ..Also, validity was acceptable. Although further examination is required, these screening tests seem suitable for use in research among this type of patient in Japan...
  6. ncbi request reprint Expression of unfavorable emotions in Japanese college students with alexithymic characteristics
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, 2 1 8 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156, Japan
    Psychol Rep 87:1165-70. 2000
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders before and after living-related transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Japan
    Psychosomatics 42:337-43. 2001
    ..These results signal a new challenge for consultation psychiatrists working with transplant patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relations of alexithymic characteristics with eating attitudes and hostility in female college students
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 88:1245-50. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A hemodialysis patient with trazodone-induced parkinsonism
    Isao Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Nephron 90:222-3. 2002
    ..However, there is no report on antidopaminergic side effects of parkinsonism. This case suggests that antidopaminergic effects leading to parkinsonism need to be considered in patients on hemodialysis that are taking trazodone...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of alexithymic characteristics and posttraumatic stress responses following medical treatment for children with refractory hematological diseases
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Japan
    Psychol Rep 89:527-34. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of the Japanese version of the Emotional Intelligence Scale among college students and psychiatric outpatients
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 89:625-32. 2001
    ..The Emotional Intelligence Scale seems suitable for both clinically distressed populations as well as comparative groups such as college students...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of emotional intelligence with alexithymic characteristics
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 89:651-8. 2001
    ..In conclusion, these data suggest that emotional intelligence overlaps with alexithymia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association between pretransplant psychological assessments and posttransplant psychiatric disorders in living-related transplantation
    Isao Fukunishi
    Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, 2 1 8 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156, Japan
    Psychosomatics 43:49-54. 2002
    ..These results suggest that pretransplant psychological assessment is useful for predicting posttransplant occurrence of psychiatric disorders...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders among patients undergoing hemodialysis therapy
    Isao Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Japan
    Nephron 91:344-7. 2002
    ..Psychiatric management is required for ESRD patients with three major psychiatric disorders, dementia, delirium, and major depression, in particular for aged patients with multi-infarct dementia who has received long-term HD therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric problems among recipients of kidney transplants: a 10-year follow-up
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:2766. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Maladjustment behaviors in pediatric living-related transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:2767. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Paradoxical psychiatric syndrome and DSM-IV psychiatric disorders in recipients after living donor transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:294. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder and emotional conditions in families of the cadaveric donor population
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:295. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Stress coping and social support in glucose tolerance abnormality
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 45:361-9. 1998
    ..The results suggest that poor utilization of social support is associated with the onset of glucose tolerance abnormality...
  20. ncbi request reprint Development of the Alexithymia Scale for Children: a preliminary study
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 82:43-9. 1998
    ..Factor analysis yielded two factors related to alexithymia, Difficulty in Describing Feelings and Difficulty Relating to Others. Alexithymia constructs such as a paucity of fantasy life and externally oriented thinking were not recorded...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mothers' low care in the development of alexithymia: a preliminary study in Japanese college students
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 80:143-6. 1997
    ..Although our findings were based on simple correlations, they suggest that perceived mothers' low care is related to adults' scores on alexithymia, in particular, the construct, Difficulty Describing Feelings...
  22. ncbi request reprint Association of alexithymia with low utilization and perception on a measure of social support in patients on peritoneal dialysis
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 80:127-30. 1997
    ..Our findings suggest that patients with peritoneal dialysis score higher on a measure of alexithymia associated with low utilization and perception of social support...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comment on "Personality disorders and psychiatric symptoms in psoriasis": a critical analysis
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 78:1265-6. 1996
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Externally oriented thinking of obese men and women
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 80:219-24. 1997
    ..The results suggest that persons with simple obesity are prone to alexithymia, in particular externally-oriented thinking...
  25. ncbi request reprint An investigation of the psychometric properties of the 26 item Toronto Alexithymia Scale in a Japanese culture
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 79:555-62. 1996
    ..These results suggest that this version may be suitable for Japanese populations. Although alexithymia scores were correlated negatively with increasing age, the result, based on the large sample, seems to be of minimal significance...
  26. ncbi request reprint Changes in scores on alexithymia over a period of psychiatric treatment
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 80:483-9. 1997
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Sleep characteristics of Japanese working men who score alexithymic on the Toronto Alexithymia Scale
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 84:859-65. 1997
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Relationships between type A behavior, narcissism, and maternal closeness for college students in Japan, the United States of America, and the People's Republic of China
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 78:939-44. 1996
    ..We refer in this study to cross-cultural comparisons from viewpoints of sociocultural and psychological family structure...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is alexithymia a culture-bound construct? Validity and reliability of the Japanese versions of the 20-item Toronto Alexithymia Scale and modified Beth Israel Hospital Psychosomatic Questionnaire
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 80:787-99. 1997
    ..The Japanese versions of these two alexithymia scales therefore seem suitable for use among college students and psychiatric outpatients. However, there were several problematic points which may be associated with cultural differences...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of ego strength on associations of alexithymia and depression
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 79:999-1005. 1996
    ..The results suggest that the association between alexithymia scores and depressive symptoms is decreased by lower scores for ego strength...
  31. ncbi request reprint Can scores on alexithymia distinguish patients with peptic ulcer and erosive gastritis?
    S Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 80:995-1004. 1997
    ..However, discriminant analysis indicated that the alexithymia scores could account for significant additional variance beyond mood states as measured by the Profile of Mood States...
  32. ncbi request reprint Development of the eating Attitude Inventory for Diabetes Mellitus
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry
    Psychol Rep 80:1363-71. 1997
    ..Validity was indicated by correlation with the Eating Attitudes Test designed for eating disorders. This inventory may be useful for assessing eating attitudes of patients with diabetes mellitus...
  33. ncbi request reprint Alexithymic characteristics of bulimia nervosa in diabetes mellitus with end-stage renal disease
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 81:627-33. 1997
    ..These results suggest that, when liaison psychiatrists see diabetic patients with end-stage renal failure who exhibit bulimia nervosa, they should pay close attention to stress-related symptoms including alexithymia...
  34. ncbi request reprint Alexithymic characteristics in responses to the Synthetic House-Tree-Person (HTP) Drawing Test
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 85:939-42. 1997
    ..These two characteristics projected on the Synthetic House-Tree-Person Drawing Test may be related to alexithymic characteristics and related factors...
  35. ncbi request reprint Eating attitudes in female college students with self-reported alexithymic characteristics
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 82:35-41. 1998
    ..Although these subjects were not patients with eating disorders the results suggest that the two alexithymic characteristics studied were associated with lack of maternal care and are a risk factor for eating disorders...
  36. ncbi request reprint Relationship between narcissistic tendencies and psychiatric conditions in patients undergoing physical rehabilitation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Percept Mot Skills 83:403-8. 1996
    ..These findings suggest that, in patients undergoing physical rehabilitation, poor Self-sufficiency is related to a decrease in vigor as a depressive symptom, perhaps due to the loss of physical functioning...
  37. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric problems in living-related transplantation (I): incidence rate of psychiatric disorders in living-related transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:2630-1. 2002
  38. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric problems in living-related transplantation (II): the association between paradoxical psychiatric syndrome and guilt feelings in adult recipients after living donor liver transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:2632-3. 2002
  39. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric problems in living-related transplantation (III): pretransplant psychological assessment in living-related transplantation
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:2628-9. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder in the families of cadaveric and living donor population: a comparison of Japanese and American outcomes
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:2627. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint Emotional conditions of donor families: a comparison of Japanese and American outcomes
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:2626. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Content analysis of group work sessions in the context of an educational program for inpatient diabetes patients
    M Akimoto
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Japan
    Psychol Rep 89:641-9. 2001
    ..These results suggest that the patients participating in the group work sessions moved toward adaptation to diabetes, although the effects of the group work were not separated from those of the inpatient educational program...
  43. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational association of alexithymic characteristics for college students and their mothers
    I Fukunishi
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, 2 1 8 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156, Japan
    Psychol Rep 89:77-84. 2001
    ..Correlations were higher for scores of the nuclear family than for those of the extended family. Such results suggest there may be intergenerational transmission of alexithymia and related factors from mothers to children...
  44. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with quality of life in Japanese patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Naotsugu Hirabayashi
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychosomatics 43:16-23. 2002
    ..Patients with hemophilia had a significantly weaker Fighting Spirit than patients with sexually transmitted infection...
  45. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia and sociocultural factors in a Japanese sample: a study with the Rorschach
    Michiko Akimoto
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    Psychol Rep 90:205-11. 2002
    ..It may be that the 20-item Toronto Alexithymia Scale and the Rorschach measure quite different aspects of personality, but further research is necessary...
  46. ncbi request reprint Delirium in patients on hemodialysis therapy
    Isao Fukunishi
    okyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Nephron 90:236. 2002
  47. ncbi request reprint Some ethical and psychiatric aspects of right-lobe liver transplantation in the United States and Japan
    Owen S Surman
    Transplant Unit and the Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, MA 02114 3117, USA
    Psychosomatics 43:347-53. 2002
    ..The authors examine the psychiatric and ethical aspects of right-lobe liver transplantation in light of cultural differences between the United States and Japan...
  48. ncbi request reprint Live organ donation: social context, clinical encounter, and the psychology of communication
    Owen S Surman
    Departments of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychosomatics 46:1-6. 2005
    ..The field of communication psychology lends to the understanding of coercion and to the importance of donors possessing a status of patient-hood in the classical Hippocratic condition...
  49. ncbi request reprint The serotonin-2A receptor polymorphism and smoking behavior in Japan
    Hayato Terayama
    First Department of Anatomy, School of Tokyo Medical University, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatr Genet 14:195-7. 2004
    ..Further studies are required to determine whether or not the novel serotonin receptor (5-HTR) polymorphism reflects the pathogenesis of smoking behavior...
  50. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of relapse among diabetes patients: a 2-year follow-up after inpatient diabetes education
    Michiko Akimoto
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Nerima ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychosomatics 45:343-9. 2004
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms in hemodialysis patients with silent cerebral infarction
    Isao Fukunishi
    Psychosomatics 44:352-3. 2003
  52. ncbi request reprint Hypothermia in a hemodialysis patient treated with olanzapine monotherapy
    Isao Fukunishi
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 23:314. 2003
  53. ncbi request reprint Major depression and heat shock protein 70-1 gene
    Takahiro Takimoto
    Division of Neurophysiology, Graduate School of Environmental Health, Azabu University, 1 17 71 Fuchinobe, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 229 8501, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 332:133-7. 2003
    ..It has been reported that patients with major depression have a 162-base deletion in the 5'-flanking region of heat shock protein 70 (HSP70)-1 gene mRNA...
  54. ncbi request reprint Pain in liver donors
    Isao Fukunishi
    Psychosomatics 44:172-3. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint Living-related liver transplantation: a Thai family's stressors and concerns
    Shiho Suzuki
    Tokai University, Kanagawa, Japan
    Prog Transplant 12:36-41. 2002
    ..This study shows that it is especially important for transplant coordinators and social workers to facilitate the collaboration and understanding between families and the medical team when cultural and language differences exist...
  56. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms after hepatic resection
    Kanae Koyama
    Psychosomatics 44:86-7. 2003
  57. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Masako Miwa
    Psychosomatics 43:507-8. 2002
  58. ncbi request reprint Peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptors on platelets are correlated with the degrees of anxiety in normal human subjects
    Kazuhiko Nakamura
    Azabu University, 1 17 71 Fuchinobe, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 229 8501, Japan
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 162:301-3. 2002
    ..The development, evaluation, and use of biological markers with anxious conditions in psychiatry are extremely important...
  59. ncbi request reprint A revised Emotional Intelligence Scale: factor re-evaluation and item reduction
    Michael J Sheridan
    Inova Fairfax Hospital, USA
    Psychol Rep 98:65-71. 2006
    ..97) and Interpersonal dimensions (.96) of the larger scale, but not with the Situational dimension (.43). The correlation between the total inventory scores was also significant (.94)...