Kenji Shibuya

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Simple steps to equity in child survival
    Stuart Gilmour
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    BMC Med 11:261. 2013
  2. pmc Designing verbal autopsy studies
    Gary King
    Institute for Quantitative Social Science, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:19. 2010
  3. pmc Deaths from heart failure: using coarsened exact matching to correct cause-of-death statistics
    Gretchen A Stevens
    Information, Evidence and Research, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Popul Health Metr 8:6. 2010
  4. pmc Geographic information system (GIS) maps and malaria control monitoring: intervention coverage and health outcome in distal villages of Khammouane province, Laos
    Yoshihisa Shirayama
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Malar J 8:217. 2009
  5. pmc Needlestick and sharps injuries among health care workers at public tertiary hospitals in an urban community in Mongolia
    Mayo Kakizaki
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    BMC Res Notes 4:184. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Future of Japan's system of good health at low cost with equity: beyond universal coverage
    Kenji Shibuya
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Lancet 378:1265-73. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Behavioral interventions to reduce the transmission of HIV infection among sex workers and their clients in low- and middle-income countries
    Windy M V Wariki
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD005272. 2012
  8. pmc Adult mortality attributable to preventable risk factors for non-communicable diseases and injuries in Japan: a comparative risk assessment
    Nayu Ikeda
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS Med 9:e1001160. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Cost containment and quality of care in Japan: is there a trade-off?
    Hideki Hashimoto
    Department of Health Economics and Epidemiology Research, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Lancet 378:1174-82. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The epidemiological impact and cost-effectiveness of HIV testing, antiretroviral treatment and harm reduction programs
    Jinghua Li
    Department of Global Health Policy, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    AIDS 26:2069-78. 2012

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Publications28

  1. pmc Simple steps to equity in child survival
    Stuart Gilmour
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    BMC Med 11:261. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Designing verbal autopsy studies
    Gary King
    Institute for Quantitative Social Science, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:19. 2010
    ..Verbal autopsies -- survey interviews with the caretakers of imminent decedents -- stand in for medical examinations or physical autopsies, which are infeasible or culturally prohibited...
  3. pmc Deaths from heart failure: using coarsened exact matching to correct cause-of-death statistics
    Gretchen A Stevens
    Information, Evidence and Research, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Popul Health Metr 8:6. 2010
    ..Inconsistent cause-of-death assignment among cardiovascular causes of death is of particular concern. This can prevent valid epidemiologic comparisons across countries and over time...
  4. pmc Geographic information system (GIS) maps and malaria control monitoring: intervention coverage and health outcome in distal villages of Khammouane province, Laos
    Yoshihisa Shirayama
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Malar J 8:217. 2009
    ..The study objective is to explore the impact of the intervention coverage and people's adherence to the intervention on malaria health outcome among targeted villages in various geographic locations...
  5. pmc Needlestick and sharps injuries among health care workers at public tertiary hospitals in an urban community in Mongolia
    Mayo Kakizaki
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    BMC Res Notes 4:184. 2011
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  6. doi request reprint Future of Japan's system of good health at low cost with equity: beyond universal coverage
    Kenji Shibuya
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Lancet 378:1265-73. 2011
    ..Now is the time for rebirth of Japan and its health system...
  7. doi request reprint Behavioral interventions to reduce the transmission of HIV infection among sex workers and their clients in low- and middle-income countries
    Windy M V Wariki
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD005272. 2012
    ..Various interventions have been adopted to reduce HIV transmission among sex workers and their clients but the effectiveness of these strategies has yet to be investigated using meta-analytic techniques...
  8. pmc Adult mortality attributable to preventable risk factors for non-communicable diseases and injuries in Japan: a comparative risk assessment
    Nayu Ikeda
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS Med 9:e1001160. 2012
    ..We estimated the effects of 16 risk factors on cause-specific deaths and life expectancy in Japan...
  9. doi request reprint Cost containment and quality of care in Japan: is there a trade-off?
    Hideki Hashimoto
    Department of Health Economics and Epidemiology Research, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Lancet 378:1174-82. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The epidemiological impact and cost-effectiveness of HIV testing, antiretroviral treatment and harm reduction programs
    Jinghua Li
    Department of Global Health Policy, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    AIDS 26:2069-78. 2012
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Are Japanese randomized controlled trials up to the task? A systematic review
    Daisuke Yoneoka
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e90127. 2014
    ..This study assessed the characteristics and quality of Japanese RCTs and analyzed factors related to their quality...
  12. doi request reprint The Immediate Physical and Mental Health Crisis in Residents Proximal to the Evacuation Zone After Japan's Nuclear Disaster: An Observational Pilot Study
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, The Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 8:30-6. 2014
    ..The 2011 earthquake and Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan have had devastating effects on residents near the damaged nuclear power plant, but quantifying its effect on their health has been difficult...
  13. pmc Self-reported illness and household strategies for coping with health-care payments in Bangladesh
    Md Mizanur Rahman
    Department of Global Health Policy, Medical Building No 3, Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Bull World Health Organ 91:449-58. 2013
    ..To investigate self-reported illness and household strategies for coping with payments for health care in a city in Bangladesh...
  14. pmc Survey of non-prescribed use of antibiotics for children in an urban community in Mongolia
    Ganchimeg Togoobaatar
    Department of Global Health Policy, School of International Health, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 0033, Japan
    Bull World Health Organ 88:930-6. 2010
    ..to estimate the prevalence and identify the determinants of non-prescription use of antibiotics for children in Mongolia...
  15. doi request reprint The 7th Asia Cancer Forum: from the perspective of human security, how can we collaborate as Asians in order to place cancer on the global health agenda? How can we fill in the gaps that exist among us?
    Norie Kawahara
    Department of Strategic Investigation on Comprehensive Cancer Network, Research, Center for Advanced Science and Technology RCAST, 4 6 1 Komaba, Meguro ku, Tokyo 153 8904 Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:825-31. 2011
    ..Participants concurred that cancer issues are decoupled from the development aid agenda and that cooperation should be advanced on the basis of international cooperation without recourse to governmental development aid...
  16. doi request reprint Improving population health measurement in national household surveys: a simulation study of the sample design of the comprehensive survey of living conditions of the people on health and welfare in Japan
    Nayu Ikeda
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 21:385-90. 2011
    ..This study compared the performance of this sample design in measuring population health with that of an alternative probabilistic sampling approach...
  17. pmc Determinants of reduced child stunting in Cambodia: analysis of pooled data from three demographic and health surveys
    Nayu Ikeda
    AXA Department of Health and Human Security, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Bull World Health Organ 91:341-9. 2013
    ..To assess how changes in socioeconomic and public health determinants may have contributed to the reduction in stunting prevalence seen among Cambodian children from 2000 to 2010...
  18. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and psychological distress in adolescents: a multi-country study
    Olukunmi Balogun
    Department of Global Health Policy, School of International Health, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:228-34. 2014
    ..To examine the association between alcohol use and psychological distress among adolescents in a range of developing countries...
  19. pmc Health-related financial catastrophe, inequality and chronic illness in Bangladesh
    Md Mizanur Rahman
    Department of Global Health Policy, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e56873. 2013
    ..Identifying determinants of out-of-pocket (OOP) payments and catastrophic health expenditure may reveal opportunities to reduce costs and protect households from financial risk...
  20. doi request reprint What has made the population of Japan healthy?
    Nayu Ikeda
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Lancet 378:1094-105. 2011
    ....
  21. pmc Projecting HIV transmission in Japan
    Stuart Gilmour
    Department of Global Health Policy, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e43473. 2012
    ..Predictions of future trends in the HIV epidemic are essential to identify suitable interventions...
  22. doi request reprint Measurement of internal radiation exposure among decontamination workers in villages near the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo
    Health Phys 105:379-81. 2013
    ..They had reported no acute health problems. The resuspension of radioactive materials may cause minimal internal contamination during decontamination activities...
  23. doi request reprint Duration of maternally derived antibody against measles: a seroepidemiological study of infants aged under 8 months in Qinghai, China
    Xinwei Zhang
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, 113 0033 Tokyo, Japan
    Vaccine 30:752-7. 2012
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Out-of-pocket medical expenses for inpatient care among beneficiaries of the National Health Insurance Program in the Philippines
    Makoto Tobe
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Policy Plan 28:536-48. 2013
    ....
  25. pmc Mortality risk amongst nursing home residents evacuated after the Fukushima nuclear accident: a retrospective cohort study
    Shuhei Nomura
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e60192. 2013
    ..After the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant accident we conducted a retrospective cohort survival survey of elderly evacuees...
  26. doi request reprint The importance of alcoholic beverage type for suicide in Japan: a time-series analysis, 1963-2007
    Thor Norstrom
    Swedish Institute for Social Research SOFI, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:251-6. 2012
    ..The present study employed a time-series analysis to examine whether these contradictory findings may be due to the existence of beverage-specific effects on suicide...
  27. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions to reduce the transmission of HIV infection among sex workers and their clients in high-income countries
    Erika Ota
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan, 113 0011
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD006045. 2011
    ..Interventions to change behaviour among sex workers and their clients have been identified as a strategy to reduce HIV transmission. However, there has been no systematic review that has examined and summarized their effects...
  28. doi request reprint Re-invigorating Japan's commitment to global health: challenges and opportunities
    Rayden Llano
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Lancet 378:1255-64. 2011
    ....