Toshimasa Sone

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and suicide mortality among Japanese men: the Ohsaki Study
    Naoki Nakaya
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 1 Seiryo, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Alcohol 41:503-10. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study: design of study and profile of participants at baseline
    Shinichi Kuriyama
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Epidemiol 20:253-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Sense of life worth living (ikigai) and mortality in Japan: Ohsaki Study
    Toshimasa Sone
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Psychosom Med 70:709-15. 2008
  4. doi request reprint History of diabetes mellitus and the risk of prostate cancer: the Ohsaki Cohort Study
    Qiang Li
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1025-32. 2010
  5. pmc Green tea consumption and the risk of incident functional disability in elderly Japanese: the Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study
    Yasutake Tomata
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:732-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Green tea consumption is associated with lower psychological distress in a general population: the Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study
    Atsushi Hozawa
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1390-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Green tea and death from pneumonia in Japan: the Ohsaki cohort study
    Ikue Watanabe
    Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:672-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Long sleep duration and cause-specific mortality according to physical function and self-rated health: the Ohsaki Cohort Study
    Masako Kakizaki
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Sleep Res 22:209-16. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Participation in health check-ups and mortality using propensity score matched cohort analyses
    Atsushi Hozawa
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Prev Med 51:397-402. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Green tea consumption and the risk of liver cancer in Japan: the Ohsaki Cohort study
    Akane Ui
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 1 Seiryo machi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1939-45. 2009

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and suicide mortality among Japanese men: the Ohsaki Study
    Naoki Nakaya
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 1 Seiryo, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Alcohol 41:503-10. 2007
    ..7). This prospective cohort study indicated a positive linear association between alcohol consumption and the risk of suicide, and the suicide risk among the light drinkers was not decreased as compared with that in nondrinkers...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study: design of study and profile of participants at baseline
    Shinichi Kuriyama
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Epidemiol 20:253-8. 2010
    ..Large-scale cohort studies conducted in Japan do not always include psychosocial factors as exposures. In addition, such studies sometimes fail to satisfactorily evaluate disability status as an outcome...
  3. doi request reprint Sense of life worth living (ikigai) and mortality in Japan: Ohsaki Study
    Toshimasa Sone
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Psychosom Med 70:709-15. 2008
    ..The psychological factors play important roles in morbidity and mortality risks. However, the association between the negative psychological factors and the risk of mortality is inconclusive...
  4. doi request reprint History of diabetes mellitus and the risk of prostate cancer: the Ohsaki Cohort Study
    Qiang Li
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1025-32. 2010
    ..However, no evidence from cohort studies is available for Asian populations, whose lifestyle is very different from that of westerners...
  5. pmc Green tea consumption and the risk of incident functional disability in elderly Japanese: the Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study
    Yasutake Tomata
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:732-9. 2012
    ..Although it is expected that green tea consumption would lower the risk of incident functional disability, this has never been investigated directly...
  6. doi request reprint Green tea consumption is associated with lower psychological distress in a general population: the Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study
    Atsushi Hozawa
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1390-6. 2009
    ..Although green tea or its constituents might reduce psychological stress, the relation between green tea consumption and psychological distress has not been investigated in a large-scale study...
  7. doi request reprint Green tea and death from pneumonia in Japan: the Ohsaki cohort study
    Ikue Watanabe
    Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:672-9. 2009
    ..No data are available on the association between green tea consumption and the risk of pneumonia in humans...
  8. doi request reprint Long sleep duration and cause-specific mortality according to physical function and self-rated health: the Ohsaki Cohort Study
    Masako Kakizaki
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Sleep Res 22:209-16. 2013
    ..We conclude that, with the exception of stroke mortality, the association between long sleep duration and mortality is not modified by physical function or health status...
  9. doi request reprint Participation in health check-ups and mortality using propensity score matched cohort analyses
    Atsushi Hozawa
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Prev Med 51:397-402. 2010
    ..Therefore, controlling these factors is required to investigate whether screenees have a lower mortality risk than non-screenees independent of their lifestyles or health conditions...
  10. doi request reprint Green tea consumption and the risk of liver cancer in Japan: the Ohsaki Cohort study
    Akane Ui
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 1 Seiryo machi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1939-45. 2009
    ..To investigate the association between green tea consumption and liver cancer incidence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of age on the association between body mass index and all-cause mortality: the Ohsaki cohort study
    Masato Nagai
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    J Epidemiol 20:398-407. 2010
    ..To clarify the effect of age on the association between body mass index (BMI) and all-cause mortality...
  12. doi request reprint Coffee consumption and the risk of oral, pharyngeal, and esophageal cancers in Japan: the Miyagi Cohort Study
    Toru Naganuma
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University School of Medicine, 2 1 Seiryo machi Aoba ku Sendai, 980 8575, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1425-32. 2008
    ..In conclusion, coffee consumption was associated with a lower risk of oral, pharyngeal, and esophageal cancers, even in the group at high risk of these cancers...
  13. doi request reprint Pain and risk of completed suicide in Japanese men: a population-based cohort study in Japan (Ohsaki Cohort Study)
    Nobutaka Kikuchi
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:316-24. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that pain is associated with an increased risk of completed suicide among Japanese men. The association was consistently observed among apparently healthy subjects...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Depression and the risk of long-term care insurance certification: the Tsurugaya project]
    Kaori Ohmori-Matsuda
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 57:538-49. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between depressive status and subsequent certification of long-term care insurance use, and to investigate sex differences in this relationship in an elderly Japanese population...
  15. doi request reprint The predictive power of physical function assessed by questionnaire and physical performance measures for subsequent disability
    Masayuki Hoshi
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryo machi, Aobaku, Sendai, Japan
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:345-53. 2012
    ..To compare the predictive power of physical function assessed by questionnaire and physical performance measures for subsequent disability in community-dwelling elderly persons...
  16. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with psychological distress in a community-dwelling Japanese population: the Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study
    Shinichi Kuriyama
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Epidemiol 19:294-302. 2009
    ..In Asia, there has been no population-based epidemiological study using the K6, a 6-item instrument that assesses nonspecific psychological distress...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationship between peripheral arterial disease and incident disability among elderly Japanese: the Tsurugaya project
    Akemi Nitta
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 17:1290-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is predictive of disability and whether the relationship between PAD and disability can be fully explained by baseline physical functions...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Malnutrition and the risk of long-term care insurance certification or mortality. A cohort study of the Tsurugaya project]
    Mizuka Higashiguchi
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 55:433-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to propose a suitable cut-off point for the serum albumin value to predict which elderly individuals are qualified for long-term care insurance certification and those at risk of death...
  19. doi request reprint Association between green tea consumption and tooth loss: cross-sectional results from the Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study
    Yasushi Koyama
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Prev Med 50:173-9. 2010
    ..To examine the association between green tea consumption and tooth loss...
  20. doi request reprint Green tea consumption and hematologic malignancies in Japan: the Ohsaki study
    Toru Naganuma
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Miyagi, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 170:730-8. 2009
    ..32, 1.78) for myeloid neoplasms. This inverse association was consistent across sex and body mass index strata. In conclusion, green tea consumption was associated with a lower risk of hematologic malignancies...
  21. pmc Impact of walking on life expectancy and lifetime medical expenditure: the Ohsaki Cohort Study
    Masato Nagai
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    BMJ Open 1:bmjopen2011000240. 2011
    ..Encouraging people to walk may extend life expectancy and decrease lifetime medical expenditure, especially for men...
  22. doi request reprint No effect of the Trp64Arg variant of the beta3-adrenergic receptor gene on weight loss by diet and exercise intervention among Japanese adults
    Shinichi Kuriyama
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Metabolism 57:1570-5. 2008
    ..47 (95% CI, -1.97 to 1.02). These results suggest that the presence of the Trp64Arg variant of the beta(3)-adrenergic receptor gene may not play a major role as a hindrance to weight reduction...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Activities in daily life and changes in care level among users of Preventive Care Service under Long-Term Care Insurance]
    Toshimasa Sone
    Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 67:401-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between social roles (engaged in working outside or house work) or hobbies and changes in care level among users of Preventive Care Service under Long-Term Care Insurance...