Mitsuhiko Hara

Summary

Affiliation: Tokyo Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Waist-to-height ratio is the best predictor of cardiovascular disease risk factors in Japanese schoolchildren
    Mitsuhiko Hara
    Department of Pediatrics Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo General Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 9:127-32. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Docosahexaenoic acid content in plasma phospholipids and desaturase indices in obese children
    Emiko Saito
    Department of Pediatrics, Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 18:345-50. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of changes in body fatness and fatty acid composition of plasma phospholipids during early puberty in Japanese children
    Yuriko Abe
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 19:1102-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of obese children with low content of arachidonic acid in plasma lipids
    Tomoo Okada
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Int 49:437-42. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Concentrations of very long-chain fatty acid in whole blood are associated with cardiovascular risk factors in children
    Aya Okahashi
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 401:141-3. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening for familial combined hyperlipidemia in children using lipid phenotypes
    Fujihiko Iwata
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 10:299-303. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Thr-encoding allele homozygosity at codon 54 of FABP 2 gene may be associated with impaired delta 6 desatruase activity and reduced plasma arachidonic acid in obese children
    Tomoo Okada
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 13:192-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of individual changes in body fatness in boys during early pubertal period
    Tomoo Okada
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Int 47:495-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein A-V is a potent modulator of HDL and VLDL components in preadolescent children
    Yuriko Abe
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 16:121-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Impact of leptin and leptin-receptor gene polymorphisms on serum lipids in Japanese obese children
    T Okada
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 99:1213-7. 2010

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Waist-to-height ratio is the best predictor of cardiovascular disease risk factors in Japanese schoolchildren
    Mitsuhiko Hara
    Department of Pediatrics Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo General Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 9:127-32. 2002
    ..W/Ht ratio is the best predictor of cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese schoolchildren. We propose using W/Ht ratio for detecting cardiovascular disease risk in children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Docosahexaenoic acid content in plasma phospholipids and desaturase indices in obese children
    Emiko Saito
    Department of Pediatrics, Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 18:345-50. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the relationships among DHA content, desaturase indices and the components of metabolic syndrome in childhood obesity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of changes in body fatness and fatty acid composition of plasma phospholipids during early puberty in Japanese children
    Yuriko Abe
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 19:1102-9. 2012
    ..This study analyzed longitudinal changes in fatty acid composition in Japanese children during early puberty and the association between changes in desaturase indices and changes in body fatness and insulin resistance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of obese children with low content of arachidonic acid in plasma lipids
    Tomoo Okada
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Int 49:437-42. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present paper was to investigate the LCPUFA profile in obese children and mechanisms that contribute to reduced AA content...
  5. doi request reprint Concentrations of very long-chain fatty acid in whole blood are associated with cardiovascular risk factors in children
    Aya Okahashi
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 401:141-3. 2009
    ..Fatty acid metabolism has a close relationship with metabolic syndrome. Saturated very long-chain fatty acid (hexacosanoic acid; C26:0) was recently reported to be associated with cardiovascular risk factors in adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening for familial combined hyperlipidemia in children using lipid phenotypes
    Fujihiko Iwata
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 10:299-303. 2003
    ..The prevalence was 0.4%, suggesting that at least half of all individuals with FCHL already demonstrate hyperlipidemia in childhood...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thr-encoding allele homozygosity at codon 54 of FABP 2 gene may be associated with impaired delta 6 desatruase activity and reduced plasma arachidonic acid in obese children
    Tomoo Okada
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 13:192-6. 2006
    ..Impairment in the activity of delta 6 and 5 desaturases is also supposed to be a factor predisposing the development of insulin resistance syndrome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of individual changes in body fatness in boys during early pubertal period
    Tomoo Okada
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Int 47:495-7. 2005
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  9. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein A-V is a potent modulator of HDL and VLDL components in preadolescent children
    Yuriko Abe
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 16:121-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to clarify the impact of apoA-V on the lipoprotein subclass profile in preadolescent children, which has not been studied...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of leptin and leptin-receptor gene polymorphisms on serum lipids in Japanese obese children
    T Okada
    Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 99:1213-7. 2010
    ..Leptin is one of the factors affecting serum lipid profile. We investigated the association between serum lipids and leptin/leptin receptor (LEPR) gene polymorphisms in obese Japanese children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Familial combined hyperlipidemia (FCHL) in children: the significance of early development of hyperapoB lipoproteinemia, obesity and aging
    Yuki Kuromori
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 9:314-20. 2002
    ..Regardless of other lipoprotein abnormality, it was suggested that hyperapoB might be added to the early diagnostic criteria for FCHL...
  12. doi request reprint Emergence of the community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 clone in Japan
    Yasuhiro Shibuya
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo General Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 14:439-41. 2008
    ..g., oxacillin). The data suggest that the USA300 clone has emerged in Japan. Because the USA300 clone has recently spread to European countries, surveillance of the USA300 clone should be actively performed in Japan...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between serum adiponectin level and lipid composition in each lipoprotein fraction in adolescent children
    Tomoo Okada
    Department of Pediatrics, Nihon University School of Medicine, 30 1 Oyaguchi Kamimachi Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 8610, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 188:179-83. 2006
    ..In conclusion, adiponectin level correlates with lipoprotein lipid profile independent of body fatness in adolescent girls...
  14. ncbi request reprint Serum lipid profile in obese children in China
    Shilian Li
    Beijing Children s Hospital Affiliated with Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Pediatr Int 46:425-8. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the serum lipid profile in obese Chinese children, their serum lipid and apolipoprotein A-I (apoA-I) and B (apoB) levels were examined...