Hirono Ishikawa

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patient health literacy and participation in the health-care process
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Medicine and Culture, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, and Department of Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Expect 11:113-22. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The evolving concept of "patient-centeredness" in patient-physician communication research
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 96:147-53. 2013
  3. pmc Health literacy and health communication
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Communication, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Biopsychosoc Med 4:18. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The relationship of patient participation and diabetes outcomes for patients with high vs. low health literacy
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Patient Educ Couns 84:393-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Can nonverbal communication skills be taught?
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Japan
    Med Teach 32:860-3. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Patient health literacy and patient-physician information exchange during a visit
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Culture and Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Fam Pract 26:517-23. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing a measure of communicative and critical health literacy: a pilot study of Japanese office workers
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Culture and Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Health Promot Int 23:269-74. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Measuring functional, communicative, and critical health literacy among diabetic patients
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Diabetes Care 31:874-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician-elderly patient-companion communication and roles of companions in Japanese geriatric encounters
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Sociology, School of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 60:2307-20. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Patients' preferences for decision making and the feeling of being understood in the medical encounter among patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Arthritis Rheum 55:878-83. 2006

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Patient health literacy and participation in the health-care process
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Medicine and Culture, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, and Department of Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Expect 11:113-22. 2008
    ..We discuss the role of health literacy (HL) in improving patient participation and propose future research in this field...
  2. doi request reprint The evolving concept of "patient-centeredness" in patient-physician communication research
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 96:147-53. 2013
    ..This needs to be examined in current medical practice. ..
  3. pmc Health literacy and health communication
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Communication, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Biopsychosoc Med 4:18. 2010
    ..The process underpinning HL involves empowerment, one of the major goals of health communication...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship of patient participation and diabetes outcomes for patients with high vs. low health literacy
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Communication, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Patient Educ Couns 84:393-7. 2011
    ..To examine whether patient participation in medical consultations have differing effects on self-efficacy and diabetes control by the level of patient communicative health literacy (CHL)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Can nonverbal communication skills be taught?
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Japan
    Med Teach 32:860-3. 2010
    ..While nonverbal communication (NVC) is an essential part of a physician's interpersonal skills, it has attracted relatively little attention in medical education...
  6. doi request reprint Patient health literacy and patient-physician information exchange during a visit
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Culture and Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Fam Pract 26:517-23. 2009
    ..Health literacy (HL), the capacity of individuals to access, understand and use health information to make informed and appropriate health-related decisions, is recognized as an important concept in patient education and disease management...
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing a measure of communicative and critical health literacy: a pilot study of Japanese office workers
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Culture and Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Health Promot Int 23:269-74. 2008
    ..These findings were generally as hypothesized, supporting the validity of the HL scale among office workers. Further research on HL is needed to explore the extent and impact of HL on health outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Measuring functional, communicative, and critical health literacy among diabetic patients
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Diabetes Care 31:874-9. 2008
    ..This study examined the psychometric properties of newly developed scales for measuring three different levels of HL (i.e., functional, communicative, and critical) in patients with diabetes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician-elderly patient-companion communication and roles of companions in Japanese geriatric encounters
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Sociology, School of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 60:2307-20. 2005
    ..Further investigation is needed to explore the communication dynamics in triads and dyads, and its relation to patient outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patients' preferences for decision making and the feeling of being understood in the medical encounter among patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Arthritis Rheum 55:878-83. 2006
    ..To examine how patients' preferences for decision making in the medical encounter affect the association between their participation style and the feeling of being understood by the physician...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluating medical students' non-verbal communication during the objective structured clinical examination
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Med Educ 40:1180-7. 2006
    ..This study aimed to assess the impact of medical students' NVC on interview evaluations by standardised patients (SPs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patients' perceptions of visit companions' helpfulness during Japanese geriatric medical visits
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, 2 11 1 Kaga, Itabashi, Tokyo 173 8605, Japan
    Patient Educ Couns 61:80-6. 2006
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  13. pmc Patient contribution to the medical dialogue and perceived patient-centeredness. An observational study in Japanese geriatric consultations
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gen Intern Med 20:906-10. 2005
    ..Relatively few studies have directly addressed the interaction dynamics and consequences of a companion's presence in the medical visit, and their findings have been contradictory...
  14. ncbi request reprint Physician-patient communication and patient satisfaction in Japanese cancer consultations
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Sociology, School of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo, Hongo, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 55:301-11. 2002
    ..On the other hand, physician direction and encouragement was negatively associated with patient satisfaction. Also, patients who asked more questions were less satisfied with the consultation...
  15. pmc Decay of impact after self-management education for people with chronic illnesses: changes in anxiety and depression over one year
    M J Park
    Department of Health Communication, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e65316. 2013
    ..Here we show how the decay's basic characteristics (prevalence, timing, and magnitude) can be quantified. Regarding anxiety and depression, we also report the prevalence, timing, and magnitude of the decay...
  16. ncbi request reprint The association of the reporting of somatic symptoms with job stress and active coping among Japanese white-collar workers
    Kyoko Nomura
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Occup Health 49:370-5. 2007
    ..Reporting somatic symptoms may be a simple indicator of job stress, and active coping could be used to alleviate somatization induced by job stress...
  17. doi request reprint The impact of subjective and objective social status on psychological distress among men and women in Japan
    Keiko Sakurai
    Department of Mental Health, School of Public Health, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 70:1832-9. 2010
    ..In summary, SSS seems to be a stronger predictor of psychological distress among both men and women in the Japanese community than traditional measures of SES...
  18. ncbi request reprint Patient autonomy preferences among hypertensive outpatients in a primary care setting in Japan
    Kyoko Nomura
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo
    Intern Med 46:1403-8. 2007
    ..To investigate autonomy preferences and the factors to promote active patient participation in a primary care setting in Japan...
  19. doi request reprint Evaluation of online machine translation by nursing users
    Ryoko Anazawa
    Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Comput Inform Nurs 31:382-7. 2013
    ..However, our results suggest that more effort should be made to improve online machine translation performance, and emphasize the importance of providing training and education for nursing professionals to utilize this technology. ..
  20. pmc Preliminary study of online machine translation use of nursing literature: quality evaluation and perceived usability
    Ryoko Anazawa
    Department of Social Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Res Notes 5:635. 2012
    ..We also examined the perceived usability and current use of online MT among Japanese nurses...
  21. pmc Hidden decay of impact after education for self-management of chronic illnesses: hypotheses
    M J Park
    Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Chronic Illn 9:73-80. 2013
    ..These programs can also be improved to better fit their users' needs, and there can be a new basis for evaluating the programs' effectiveness...
  22. pmc Predicting complete loss to follow-up after a health-education program: number of absences and face-to-face contact with a researcher
    M J Park
    Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:145. 2011
    ..If that loss is predictable, then efforts to prevent it can be focused on those program participants who are at the highest risk. We identified predictors of complete loss to follow-up in a longitudinal cohort study...
  23. ncbi request reprint Communicative and critical health literacy, and self-management behaviors in end-stage renal disease patients with diabetes on hemodialysis
    Alden Yuanhong Lai
    Department of Health Communication, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Patient Educ Couns 91:221-7. 2013
    ..This study aimed to identify the relationships between HL and self-management behaviors in end-stage renal disease patients with diabetes...
  24. ncbi request reprint The interaction between physician and patient communication behaviors in Japanese cancer consultations and the influence of personal and consultation characteristics
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Health Sociology, School of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Patient Educ Couns 46:277-85. 2002
    ..Further investigation is needed to confirm the causal relationships of these interactions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Nurse-physician collaboration in pain management for terminally ill cancer patients treated at home in Japan
    Hirono Ishikawa
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Palliat Care 23:255-61. 2007
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  26. ncbi request reprint Online machine translation use with nursing literature: evaluation method and usability
    Ryoko Anazawa
    Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Comput Inform Nurs 31:59-65. 2013
    ..Future studies need to include more samples of the nursing population to examine general perceptions of the usability of online machine translation systems for reading English nursing literature among the Japanese nursing population...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the Mentoring Functions Questionnaire 9-item version]
    Keiko Seki Sakakibara
    Department of Health Communication, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 55:125-34. 2013
    ..2004), one of the most frequently used mentoring measures, and examined the internal consistency, reliability, and factor-based and concurrent validities of this measure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Legal Medicine Information System using CDISC ODM
    Takahiro Kiuchi
    UMIN Center, The University of Tokyo Hospital, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan Electronic address
    Leg Med (Tokyo) 15:332-4. 2013
    ..Using the CADS, various studies on the causes of death can be conducted quickly and easily, and the results can be used to prevent similar accidents, diseases, and abuse. ..
  29. doi request reprint Development and pilot testing of a novel education method for training medical interpreters
    Naoko Ono
    Department of Social Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 93:604-11. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to determine core competencies by means of a systematic literature review and to design and test an interpreter training program...
  30. pmc Review of the registration of clinical trials in UMIN-CTR from 2 June 2005 to 1 June 2010 - focus on Japan domestic, academic clinical trials
    Wentao Tang
    Department of Drug Policy and Management, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Trials 14:333. 2013
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  31. pmc Use of online machine translation for nursing literature: a questionnaire-based survey
    Ryoko Anazawa
    UMIN Center, 4th Floor, Administration and Research Building, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8655, Japan
    Open Nurs J 7:22-8. 2013
    ..The language barrier is a significant obstacle for nurses who are not native English speakers to obtain information from international journals. Freely accessible online machine translation (MT) offers a possible solution to this problem...
  32. doi request reprint The perceived need for Japanese nursing faculty members to learn English: issues related to career development
    Ryoko Anazawa
    Department of Social Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Contin Educ Nurs 43:188-91. 2012
    ..Overall, the results indicated that Japanese nurses require continuing English language education. Further study of their need to learn English and ways to implement English education programs is required...