Masaharu Tsubokura

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Limited internal radiation exposure associated with resettlements to a radiation-contaminated homeland after the fukushima daiichi nuclear disaster
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan Department of Radiation Protection, Soma Central Hospital, SOMA, Fukushima, Japan Hirata Radioactivity Inspection Center, Hirata Central Hospital, Hirata, Fukushima, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e81909. 2013
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of cardiac metastasis of primary gastric diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Kameda General Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    Br J Haematol 137:179. 2007
  4. pmc Changes in metabolic profiles after the Great East Japan Earthquake: a retrospective observational study
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 13:267. 2013
  5. pmc Reduction of high levels of internal radio-contamination by dietary intervention in residents of areas affected by the fukushima daiichi nuclear plant disaster: a case series
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e100302. 2014
  6. pmc Assessment of the Risk of Medium-Term Internal Contamination in Minamisoma City, Fukushima, Japan, after the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Accident
    Amina Sugimoto
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Perspect 122:587-93. 2014
  7. 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
  8. pmc Internal radiocesium contamination of adults and children in Fukushima 7 to 20 months after the Fukushima NPP accident as measured by extensive whole-body-counter surveys
    Ryugo S Hayano
    Department of Physics, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Proc Jpn Acad Ser B Phys Biol Sci 89:157-63. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Detection of 131I in a patient with thyroid cancer by internal radiation exposure screening using a whole-body counter in Fukushima
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    From the Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, The Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Department of Radiation Protection, Soma Central Hospital, SOMA, Fukushima Department of Global Health Policy, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Soma Central Hospital, SOMA, Japan and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 39:281-2. 2014
  10. pmc The relationship between media consumption and health-related anxieties after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster
    Amina Sugimoto
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e65331. 2013

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Publications17

  1. pmc Limited internal radiation exposure associated with resettlements to a radiation-contaminated homeland after the fukushima daiichi nuclear disaster
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan Department of Radiation Protection, Soma Central Hospital, SOMA, Fukushima, Japan Hirata Radioactivity Inspection Center, Hirata Central Hospital, Hirata, Fukushima, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e81909. 2013
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  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of cardiac metastasis of primary gastric diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Kameda General Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    Br J Haematol 137:179. 2007
  4. pmc Changes in metabolic profiles after the Great East Japan Earthquake: a retrospective observational study
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Public Health 13:267. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the metabolic profiles of the evacuees before and after the disaster. We hypothesized that the evacuees would experience deteriorated metabolic status based on previous reports of natural disasters...
  5. pmc Reduction of high levels of internal radio-contamination by dietary intervention in residents of areas affected by the fukushima daiichi nuclear plant disaster: a case series
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato ku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e100302. 2014
    ....
  6. pmc Assessment of the Risk of Medium-Term Internal Contamination in Minamisoma City, Fukushima, Japan, after the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Accident
    Amina Sugimoto
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Health Perspect 122:587-93. 2014
    ..2014. Assessment of the risk of medium-term internal contamination in Minamisoma City, Fukushima, Japan, after the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear accident. Environ Health Perspect 122:587-593; http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.1306848. ..
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Internal radiocesium contamination of adults and children in Fukushima 7 to 20 months after the Fukushima NPP accident as measured by extensive whole-body-counter surveys
    Ryugo S Hayano
    Department of Physics, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Proc Jpn Acad Ser B Phys Biol Sci 89:157-63. 2013
    ..These results are not conclusive for the prefecture as a whole, but are consistent with results obtained from other municipalities in the prefecture, and with prefectural data...
  9. doi request reprint Detection of 131I in a patient with thyroid cancer by internal radiation exposure screening using a whole-body counter in Fukushima
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    From the Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, The Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Department of Radiation Protection, Soma Central Hospital, SOMA, Fukushima Department of Global Health Policy, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Soma Central Hospital, SOMA, Japan and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 39:281-2. 2014
    ..Second, in vivo measurements should be taken immediately after the disaster because all of the radioactive iodine generated after the disaster disappears within a few months...
  10. pmc The relationship between media consumption and health-related anxieties after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster
    Amina Sugimoto
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e65331. 2013
    ..The study aims to build a scale which examines associations between media and individual anxieties, and to propose effective media usages for future disaster management...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Development of a national agreement on human papillomavirus vaccination in Japan: an infodemiology study
    Haruka Nakada
    Institute of Medical Science, Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Med Internet Res 16:e129. 2014
    ..A national agreement on human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination was achieved relatively quickly in Japan as compared to the United States and India...
  13. ncbi request reprint A report from Fukushima: an assessment of bone health in an area affected by the Fukushima nuclear plant incident
    Takeaki Ishii
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Soma Central Hospital, 3 5 18 Okinouchi, SOMA, Fukushima, 976 0016, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 31:613-7. 2013
    ..At this stage, the present study implies that the Fukushima nuclear incident did not bring an acute risk to bone health in the affected areas. ..
  14. pmc Enhancement of collective immunity in Tokyo metropolitan area by selective vaccination against an emerging influenza pandemic
    Masaya M Saito
    Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tachikawa, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e72866. 2013
    ..Compared with the random administration of vaccine to all social groups, this design successfully reduces the attack rate across all age groups. ..
  15. doi request reprint Differences in drug approval processes of 3 regulatory agencies: a case study of gemtuzumab ozogamicin
    Tetsuya Tanimoto
    Division of Social Communication System for Advanced Clinical Research, Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo, 108 8639, Shirokanedai 4 6 1, Tokyo, Japan
    Invest New Drugs 31:473-8. 2013
    ..The stringent regulation may not be suitable in case of an orphan drug of targeted therapy, and more room should be kept to facilitate effective developments of new anti-neoplastic agents...
  16. doi request reprint Radiotherapy hypofractionation in early breast cancer
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Lancet 372:204; author reply 205. 2008
  17. doi request reprint Treatment for elderly patients with multiple myeloma
    Masaharu Tsubokura
    Lancet 371:983; author reply 984-5. 2008