T Takano

Summary

Affiliation: Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Family structure and health, how companionship acts as a buffer against ill health
    Amelia R Turagabeci
    International Health Section, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:61. 2007
  2. pmc Prevalence of and factors influencing posttraumatic stress disorder among mothers of children under five in Kabul, Afghanistan, after decades of armed conflicts
    Kaoruko Seino
    International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Bunkyo, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:29. 2008
  3. pmc Factors associated with the health and nutritional status of children under 5 years of age in Afghanistan: family behaviour related to women and past experience of war-related hardships
    Taufiq Mashal
    Health Promotion Section, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 8:301. 2008
  4. pmc Health and environment in the context of urbanization
    Takehito Takano
    Health Promotion, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, 113 8519, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 12:51-5. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Age-adjusted mortality and its association to variations in urban conditions in Shanghai
    Takehito Takano
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Policy 61:239-53. 2002
  6. pmc The national financial adjustment policy and the equalisation of health levels among prefectures
    T Takano
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:748-54. 2001
  7. pmc Urban residential environments and senior citizens' longevity in megacity areas: the importance of walkable green spaces
    T Takano
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:913-8. 2002
  8. pmc An analysis of health levels and various indicators of urban environments for Healthy Cities projects
    T Takano
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Science, School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:263-70. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary supplement consumption among urban adults influenced by psychosocial stress: its pronounced influence upon persons with a less healthy lifestyle
    Hui Jing Shi
    Department of Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Nutr 94:407-14. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cause-specific mortality differences across socioeconomic position of municipalities in Japan, 1973-1977 and 1993-1998: increased importance of injury and suicide in inequality for ages under 75
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Int J Epidemiol 34:100-9. 2005

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Publications56

  1. pmc Family structure and health, how companionship acts as a buffer against ill health
    Amelia R Turagabeci
    International Health Section, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:61. 2007
    ..This study was performed to examine the associations between family structure and health and to determine the protective effects of support mechanisms to improve quality of health outcome...
  2. pmc Prevalence of and factors influencing posttraumatic stress disorder among mothers of children under five in Kabul, Afghanistan, after decades of armed conflicts
    Kaoruko Seino
    International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Bunkyo, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:29. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Factors associated with the health and nutritional status of children under 5 years of age in Afghanistan: family behaviour related to women and past experience of war-related hardships
    Taufiq Mashal
    Health Promotion Section, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 8:301. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Health and environment in the context of urbanization
    Takehito Takano
    Health Promotion, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, 113 8519, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Prev Med 12:51-5. 2007
    ..Further research into the relationships between health and the environment in the context of urbanization will expand the base of evidence applicable to the complex realities in modern societies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Age-adjusted mortality and its association to variations in urban conditions in Shanghai
    Takehito Takano
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Policy 61:239-53. 2002
    ..05). Consequences of health policy and the developments of urban infrastructural resources from the viewpoint of the Healthy Cities concept were discussed...
  6. pmc The national financial adjustment policy and the equalisation of health levels among prefectures
    T Takano
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:748-54. 2001
    ....
  7. pmc Urban residential environments and senior citizens' longevity in megacity areas: the importance of walkable green spaces
    T Takano
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:913-8. 2002
    ..To study the association between greenery filled public areas that are nearby a residence and easy to walk in and the longevity of senior citizens in a densely populated, developed megacity...
  8. pmc An analysis of health levels and various indicators of urban environments for Healthy Cities projects
    T Takano
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Science, School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:263-70. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary supplement consumption among urban adults influenced by psychosocial stress: its pronounced influence upon persons with a less healthy lifestyle
    Hui Jing Shi
    Department of Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Nutr 94:407-14. 2005
    ..The uncontrolled use of supplements for the self-medication of stress or to compensate for unhealthy behaviour represents a health concern for the general population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cause-specific mortality differences across socioeconomic position of municipalities in Japan, 1973-1977 and 1993-1998: increased importance of injury and suicide in inequality for ages under 75
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Int J Epidemiol 34:100-9. 2005
    ..This study examined socioeconomic inequality in regional mortality and the impact on inequality by cause of deaths in 1973-1977 and 1993-1998 using municipal statistics in Japan...
  11. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic pattern of smoking in Japan: income inequality and gender and age differences
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 15:365-72. 2005
    ..To elucidate the influence of individual socioeconomic status on smoking in Japanese adults...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of parental and children behaviors with the health status of preschool children
    Miki Watanabe
    Health Promotion International Health and Medicine, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, 113 8519, Tokyo, Japan
    Prev Med 42:297-300. 2006
    ..Parental and children behaviors can be associated with health promotion and illness prevention in preschool children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a community leaders' programme to promote healthy lifestyles in Tokyo, Japan
    S Yajima
    Health Promotion/International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Promot Int 16:235-43. 2001
    ..In conclusion, this community participation approach, employing a committee style, was effective in improving health-related behaviour and in promoting health literacy while overcoming socio-economic variation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Green tea consumption in everyday life and mental health
    Mari Shimbo
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Japan
    Public Health Nutr 8:1300-6. 2005
    ..Recent laboratory studies have suggested positive psychological effects as a result of consuming green tea. The present study examined whether green tea consumption in everyday life in Japan is associated with positive mental health...
  15. ncbi request reprint Municipal socioeconomic status and mortality in Japan: sex and age differences, and trends in 1973-1998
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 59:2435-45. 2004
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  16. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a capacity-building program for community leaders in a healthy living environment: a randomized community-based intervention in rural Vietnam
    Le Thi Thu Hien
    Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Promot Int 23:354-64. 2008
    ..Community leaders, who are representatives of various sectors and mass organizations within the community, can be important implementers in the promotion of a healthy living environment...
  17. pmc Disease patterns of the homeless in Tokyo
    T Takano
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Science, School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Urban Health 76:73-84. 1999
    ..Although the sociodemographic backgrounds of Tokyo's homeless have become more diverse, the principal occupation of the homeless was unskilled daily construction work, which underlay the characteristics of their disease patterns...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of videophones in home healthcare for the elderly
    K Nakamura
    Department of Public Health and Environmental Science, School of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    Med Care 37:117-25. 1999
    ..This study evaluates the effectiveness of telecare, the use of videophones in healthcare for the elderly in communities, and proposes an effective application of telecare in home healthcare...
  19. pmc Accumulation of health risk behaviours is associated with lower socioeconomic status and women's urban residence: a multilevel analysis in Japan
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    BMC Public Health 5:53. 2005
    ..The present study was performed to elucidate the effects of individual and regional socioeconomic factors on selected health risk behaviours among Japanese adults, with a particular focus on regional variations...
  20. pmc Municipal health expectancy in Japan: decreased healthy longevity of older people in socioeconomically disadvantaged areas
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    BMC Public Health 5:65. 2005
    ..This study aimed to estimate health expectancy at 65 years (HE65) at the municipal level in Japan, and to examine its relation to area socio-demographic conditions...
  21. pmc Impact of conflict on infant immunisation coverage in Afghanistan: a countrywide study 2000-2003
    Taufiq Mashal
    Health Promotion Section, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Health Geogr 6:23. 2007
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate the progress and variation in infant immunisation coverage by district and region in Afghanistan and to assess the impact of conflict and resource availability on immunisation coverage...
  22. ncbi request reprint Association of household demographic variables with child mortality in Côte d'Ivoire
    Samuel Y Andoh
    Health Promotion, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Biosoc Sci 39:257-65. 2007
    ..The results indicate that improvement of the childcare environment and reproductive intervention are necessary to reduce child mortality in West African countries...
  23. doi request reprint Caregivers' and non-caregivers' knowledge regarding HIV/AIDS and attitude towards HIV/AIDS and orphans in Nigeria
    Mayumi Ohnishi
    Department of International Health and Medicine, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Soc Care Community 16:483-92. 2008
    ..Demographic characteristics and personal experience should be taken into consideration to improve attitudes and behaviour related to HIV/AIDS and caring for orphans and AIDS orphans...
  24. ncbi request reprint Health values and health-information-seeking in relation to positive change of health practice among middle-aged urban men
    Hui Jing Shi
    Department of Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Prev Med 39:1164-71. 2004
    ..The objectives of this cohort study were to assess changes of health practices over 3 years among middle-aged Japanese men and to examine the factors related to their positive changes in lifestyle...
  25. ncbi request reprint Participatory research to enhance vision sharing for Healthy Town initiatives in Japan
    Takehito Takano
    Health Promotion International Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Promot Int 19:299-307. 2004
    ..This research effort generated a vision of the creation of Healthy Towns by the participation of citizens in a megacity...
  26. doi request reprint Health-care provision factors associated with child immunization coverage in a city centre and a rural area in Kabul, Afghanistan
    Shafiqullah Hemat
    Health Promotion, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Vaccine 27:2823-9. 2009
    ..Improving multiple community conditions including health-care provision and socio-economic factors through close partnership among various sectors promotes the immunization program...
  27. ncbi request reprint Increased excess deaths in urban areas: quantification of geographical variation in mortality in Japan, 1973-1998
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Policy 68:233-44. 2004
    ..The present study suggests that the reduction of a large number of deaths, especially premature deaths, is expected by elimination of geographical health inequality, and that health policies for urban residents are prioritized...
  28. ncbi request reprint A combination of an extrapolation method and a benchmark method to develop quantitative health targets for Japan
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Policy 61:201-12. 2002
    ..The methodology presented in this article could be used as a standard procedure to formulate realistic quantified health targets, which can be adopted to develop health policies in nations, regions and communities...
  29. ncbi request reprint Wide range of socioeconomic factors associated with mortality among cities in Japan
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Promot Int 19:177-87. 2004
    ..The results promote a deeper understanding of socioeconomic health determinants and development of multi-sectoral health policy to improve population health...
  30. doi request reprint Non-hospital DOT and early diagnosis of tuberculosis reduce costs while achieving treatment success
    K Pichenda
    International Health Section, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:828-34. 2012
    ..Treatment outcomes for the different DOT programmes as well as direct and indirect household costs and medical delivery costs for the treatment and care of 277 patients were examined...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Healthy Cities projects]
    Takehito Takano
    Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 57:475-83. 2002
    ....
  32. pmc Turning points in time trends of cancer mortality in Japan: Premature mortality is more sensitive in the progress of cancer prevention
    Y Fukuda
    Department of International Health Development, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Health Promotion International Health, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, 113 8519, Tokyo
    Environ Health Prev Med 5:155-9. 2001
    ..Hence, because of not only the larger burden of premature deaths, but also the sensitivity, premature mortality is considered to be suitable as a target indicator for cancer prevention strategies...
  33. ncbi request reprint Visual localisation of community health needs to rational decision-making in public health services
    Yoshihiro Kaneko
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, 113 8519, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Place 9:241-51. 2003
    ..This GIS will support appropriate resource allocation, intersectoral collaboration and greater transparency in planning and implementing services, by visualising locations of community health needs...
  34. doi request reprint Contribution of interaction with family, friends and neighbours, and sense of neighbourhood attachment to survival in senior citizens: 5-year follow-up study
    Ayako Morita
    Health Promotion, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 70:543-9. 2010
    ..Our results highlight the importance of strengthening and enhancing the quality of community life to sustain the health and well-being of seniors and overcome challenges associated with an aging population...
  35. ncbi request reprint Bone development in children living on house-boats on a river in Vietnam
    Tomoko Inose
    Health Promotion, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 18:265-72. 2008
    ..We evaluated the bone properties of children living under underprivileged conditions on boats in Hue City, Vietnam, with respect to a number of household factors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Higher mortality in areas of lower socioeconomic position measured by a single index of deprivation in Japan
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health and Medicine, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Public Health 121:163-73. 2007
    ..To formulate an index representing area deprivation and elucidate the relation between the index and mortality in Japan...
  37. pmc Healthy lifestyle behaviour decreasing risks of being bullied, violence and injury
    Amelia R Turagabeci
    International Health Section Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 3:e1585. 2008
    ..We attempted to show the advantages of these healthy lifestyle behaviours in 9 developing countries by examining the association with being frequently bullied, violence and injury...
  38. ncbi request reprint Calculation of prefectural disability-adjusted life expectancy (DALE) using long-term care prevalence and its socioeconomic correlates in Japan
    Sugako Kurimori
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Policy 76:346-58. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Tibial cortical bone properties of preadolescents and their mothers in an urban area associated with lifestyle: a longitudinal study
    Tomoko Inose
    Health Promotion International Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 95:276-82. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Improvements in health by consultations using mobile videophones among participants in a community health promotion programme
    Rie Nakajima
    International Health and Medicine Section, Department of International Health Development, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Telemed Telecare 13:411-5. 2007
    ..There is potential for wider application of mobile videophones in health promotion programmes for people who have concerns about lifestyle-related diseases and are seeking healthier lifestyles...
  41. ncbi request reprint Reduced likelihood of cancer screening among women in urban areas and with low socio-economic status: a multilevel analysis in Japan
    Y Fukuda
    Health Promotion International Health, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Public Health 119:875-84. 2005
    ..To elucidate socio-economic predictors of participation in cancer screening in Japanese women, paying attention to regional variations...
  42. ncbi request reprint A high frequency of defective vif genes in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from HIV type 1-infected individuals
    K Tominaga
    Department of Microbiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 12:1543-9. 1996
    ..Phylogenetic analysis revealed that the vif sequences from each individual were clustered into a separate group and that all of them belong to subtype B...
  43. ncbi request reprint Correlation between national income, HIV/AIDS and political status and mortalities in African countries
    S Y Andoh
    Health Promotion, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Public Health 120:624-33. 2006
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Extracurricular sports activity around growth spurt and improved tibial cortical bone properties in late adolescence
    Hui Jing Shi
    Health Promotion, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 95:1608-13. 2006
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Training of healthcare personnel to improve performance of community-based antenatal care program
    Mayumi Ohnishi
    International Health and Medicine, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 12:147-56. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Social course patterns of urban dwellers with tuberculosis under fragile living conditions in Tokyo, Japan
    Masashi Kizuki
    Health Promotion, Department of International Health Development, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Epidemiol 16:167-75. 2006
    ..We examined the social courses of fragile-living urban dwellers with tuberculosis without customary and regular access to a conventional residence and investigated the factors associated with interruption of treatment...
  47. pmc Variation of health status among people living on boats in Hue, Vietnam
    Nguyen Khac Luong Quang
    Health Promotion, Department of International Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima 1 5 45, Bunkyo, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:941-7. 2005
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Acute decompensated heart failure syndromes (ATTEND) registry. A prospective observational multicenter cohort study: rationale, design, and preliminary data
    Naoki Sato
    Intensive and Cardiac Care Unit, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Am Heart J 159:949-955.e1. 2010
    ..9%) at discharge and a longer hospital stay (median 21 days). The ATTEND registry is designed to provide valuable information to clarify the characteristics of patients with AHFS to improve their management...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Surgically resected lung cancer in patients complicated with diffuse interstitial pulmonary shadow]
    Kazuhiko Takaoka
    Department of Respiratory Surgery, Tokyo Kensei Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 58:31-5. 2005
    ..From these results, it was suggested that high-dose steroid administration during or after surgery and erythromycin before and after the operation were effective to avoid postoperative exacerbation of IIP...
  50. ncbi request reprint Increased intracellular Ca2+ is not coinherited with an inferred major gene locus for hypertension (ht) in the spontaneously hypertensive rat
    Y Ohno
    Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Hypertens 10:282-8. 1997
    ..Increased [Ca2+]i in platelets was not coinherited with ht and was considered to be a minor inheritable hypertensive trait discriminated from ht. Therefore, [Ca2+]i in platelets is an inadequate marker for searching ht...
  51. ncbi request reprint Improvement in maternal health literacy among pregnant women who did not complete compulsory education: policy implications for community care services
    Mayumi Ohnishi
    International Health and Medicine, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8519, Japan
    Health Policy 72:157-64. 2005
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor polymorphism among rickets children in Mongolia
    Akie Kaneko
    Health Promotion, Division of Public Health, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Yushima, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 17:25-9. 2007
    ..We therefore investigated whether VDR polymorphism is related to high prevalence of rickets in Mongolia and to bone properties in childhood...
  53. ncbi request reprint The spread of drug abuse in rapidly urbanizing communities in Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Takeo Fujiwara
    Health Promotion International Health Division of Public Health, Graduated School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Health Promot Int 20:61-8. 2005
    ..Participatory style research activity was recommended to help raise awareness of community participation in anti-drug-abuse activities...
  54. ncbi request reprint Dioxins released from incineration plants and mortality from major diseases: an analysis of statistical data by municipalities
    Yoshiharu Fukuda
    Department of International Health Development, Division of Public Health, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
    J Med Dent Sci 50:249-55. 2003
    ..This study did not show the statistical relation between increased mortality from major causes and the existence of incineration plants and dioxins from the plants at the municipal level...
  55. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of using GIS to visualize health status distribution: case study of Songjiang District, Shanghai
    Hua Fu
    School of Public Health, Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, PR China
    J Med Dent Sci 51:179-85. 2004
    ..The measures that consider intra-region inequality in health needs will be required in the regions under urbanization...
  56. ncbi request reprint Microbiological safety of ready-to-eat foods in Republic of Palau
    Masahiro Umezaki
    Health Promotion International Health, Department of International Health Development, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Pac Health Dialog 12:38-42. 2005
    ..Inappropriate storage conditions may be the factor that allowed bacterial growth, which need to be considered in future policy of food administration in Palau...