Noriko Yoshimura

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Affiliation: Wakayama Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of osteoporosis in Japan and western countries]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 60:129-38. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint [Exercise and physical activities for the prevention of osteoporotic fractures: a review of the evidence]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University, School of Medicine, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 58:328-37. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint [Intervention in lifestyle factors for the prevention of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Joint Disease Research, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Calcium 15:1399-408. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of hip fracture in Japan: incidence and risk factors
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, 293 12 Kimiidera, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 23:78-80. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone loss at the lumbar spine and the proximal femur in a rural Japanese community, 1990-2000: the Miyama study
    N Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, Wakayama, Japan
    Osteoporos Int 13:803-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and course of bone mineral densities among fast bone losers in a rural Japanese community: the Miyama Study
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, 811 1 Kimiidera, 641 0012, Wakayama, Japan
    Osteoporos Int 15:139-44. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer development based on chronic active gastritis and resulting gastric atrophy as assessed by serum levels of pepsinogen and Helicobacter pylori antibody titer
    Takeichi Yoshida
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 134:1445-57. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Development of gastric cancer in nonatrophic stomach with highly active inflammation identified by serum levels of pepsinogen and Helicobacter pylori antibody together with endoscopic rugal hyperplastic gastritis
    Mika Watanabe
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 131:2632-42. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Eradication of Helicobacter pylori prevents cancer development in subjects with mild gastric atrophy identified by serum pepsinogen levels
    Kimihiko Yanaoka
    Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 125:2697-703. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk of gastric cancer in asymptomatic, middle-aged Japanese subjects based on serum pepsinogen and Helicobacter pylori antibody levels
    Kimihiko Yanaoka
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    Int J Cancer 123:917-26. 2008

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of osteoporosis in Japan and western countries]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 60:129-38. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint [Exercise and physical activities for the prevention of osteoporotic fractures: a review of the evidence]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University, School of Medicine, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 58:328-37. 2003
    ..Future research should be required to evaluate the types and quantity of physical activity needed for the prevention of osteoporosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Intervention in lifestyle factors for the prevention of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Joint Disease Research, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Calcium 15:1399-408. 2005
    ..Smoking cessation is effective to decrease the risk for both osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures. Future research should be required to evaluate the alcohol consumption and osteoporosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of hip fracture in Japan: incidence and risk factors
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, 293 12 Kimiidera, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 23:78-80. 2005
    ..The following risk factors for hip fractures were identified using multivariate analysis: past history of stroke with hemiplegia, sleep disturbance, sleeping in a Western-style bed, and drinking more than 3 cups of coffee daily...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone loss at the lumbar spine and the proximal femur in a rural Japanese community, 1990-2000: the Miyama study
    N Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, Wakayama, Japan
    Osteoporos Int 13:803-8. 2002
    ..Data in 1990 and in 2000 showed significant improvements for men in their sixties and for women in their fifties, suggesting that future problems of osteoporosis might be less severe than has previously been predicted in Japan...
  6. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and course of bone mineral densities among fast bone losers in a rural Japanese community: the Miyama Study
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, 811 1 Kimiidera, 641 0012, Wakayama, Japan
    Osteoporos Int 15:139-44. 2004
    ..These results indicate that fast bone loss is a transient phenomenon rather than a fixed status, although individuals who have been categorized as fast bone losers at some stage continue to display low BMD in the lumbar spine...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer development based on chronic active gastritis and resulting gastric atrophy as assessed by serum levels of pepsinogen and Helicobacter pylori antibody titer
    Takeichi Yoshida
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 134:1445-57. 2014
    ..pylori antibody titer provide indices of cancer development in H. pylori-infected subjects...
  8. doi request reprint Development of gastric cancer in nonatrophic stomach with highly active inflammation identified by serum levels of pepsinogen and Helicobacter pylori antibody together with endoscopic rugal hyperplastic gastritis
    Mika Watanabe
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 131:2632-42. 2012
    ..pylori eradication. Subjects with highly active gastritis identified by the two serological tests and endoscopic RHG constitute a group at high risk of cancer development with H. pylori-infected nonatrophic stomach...
  9. doi request reprint Eradication of Helicobacter pylori prevents cancer development in subjects with mild gastric atrophy identified by serum pepsinogen levels
    Kimihiko Yanaoka
    Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 125:2697-703. 2009
    ..pylori eradication is beneficial to most PG test-negative subjects with mild CAG as defined by the aforementioned criteria...
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk of gastric cancer in asymptomatic, middle-aged Japanese subjects based on serum pepsinogen and Helicobacter pylori antibody levels
    Kimihiko Yanaoka
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    Int J Cancer 123:917-26. 2008
    ..0 had the lowest risk; none of these subjects developed cancer. Thus, serum PG levels and/or H. pylori antibody levels can be used to predict the risk of cancer in individuals with H. pylori-related gastritis from the general population...
  11. doi request reprint Cancer high-risk subjects identified by serum pepsinogen tests: outcomes after 10-year follow-up in asymptomatic middle-aged males
    Kimihiko Yanaoka
    Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:838-45. 2008
    ..Because the long-term outcomes of cancer development in extensive atrophic gastritis detected by pepsinogen test are unclear, test-positive and test-negative subjects were investigated in a longitudinal cohort study...
  12. doi request reprint Preventive effects of etodolac, a selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor, on cancer development in extensive metaplastic gastritis, a Helicobacter pylori-negative precancerous lesion
    Kimihiko Yanaoka
    Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    Int J Cancer 126:1467-73. 2010
    ..These results strongly suggest that chemoprevention of cancer in the metaplastic stomach is possible by controlling COX-2 expression...
  13. doi request reprint Elevated risk of colorectal adenoma with Helicobacter pylori-related chronic gastritis: a population-based case-control study
    Izumi Inoue
    Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 129:2704-11. 2011
    ..Knowing the H. pylori-related chronic gastritis stage will probably be useful for evaluation of risk for colorectal neoplasia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gastric cancer screening of a high-risk population in Japan using serum pepsinogen and barium digital radiography
    Hiroshi Ohata
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    Cancer Sci 96:713-20. 2005
    ..Thus, it is probable that a highly efficient gastric cancer screening system can be implemented by combining the two screening methods. Such a screening program would be beneficial in a population at high risk for gastric cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint The relationship between endogenous estrogen, sex hormone-binding globulin, and bone loss in female residents of a rural Japanese community: the Taiji Study
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 20:303-10. 2002
    ..It would, however, be difficult to predict bone loss in middle-aged and elderly Japanese women over a 3-year period using these indices alone...
  16. doi request reprint Consuming breakfast and exercising longer during high school increases bone mineral density in young adult men
    Yuyu Ishimoto
    The Orthopeadic Surgery Department, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama, 641 0012, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 31:329-36. 2013
    ..In conclusion, to maximize peak bone mass, consuming breakfast and completing a longer duration of stronger exercise in the late high school years for at least 10 h per week is recommended...
  17. ncbi request reprint Incidence of Parkinson disease in Wakayama, Japan
    Seiji Morioka
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University, Japan
    J Epidemiol 12:403-7. 2002
    ..2). After age-adjustment using the Japanese Model Population in 1985, differences of Parkinson disease incidence became attenuated and adjusted rates (95% CIs) turned to 10.8(9.1-12.7), 10.4(8.6-12.2), and 9.9(6.9-12.9), respectively...
  18. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a video exercise program for locomotive syndrome in the elderly
    Hiroshi Hashizume
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Wakayama, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 24:250-7. 2014
    ..To develop and evaluate an exercise program that the elderly could sustainably perform in the community or at home to recover from locomotive syndrome...
  19. ncbi request reprint [The change of bone mineral density in cohort studies]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 62:216-21. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Skipping breakfast and less exercise are risk factors for bone loss in young Japanese adults: a 3-year follow-up study
    Keiji Nagata
    The Orthopaedic Surgery Department, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama, 641 0012, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 32:420-7. 2014
    ..In contrast, exercise (>2 h/week) increased lumbar spine BMD in both genders. These findings indicate that breakfast and exercise are important for maintaining BMD in young men and women. ..
  21. pmc Helicobacter pylori-related chronic gastritis as a risk factor for colonic neoplasms
    Izumi Inoue
    Izumi Inoue, Jun Kato, Hideyuki Tamai, Mikitaka Iguchi, Takao Maekita, Masao Ichinose, The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama City, Wakayama 641 0012, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 20:1485-92. 2014
    ..H. pylori-related chronic gastritis could be involved in an increased risk of colorectal neoplasm that appears to be enhanced by the progression of gastric atrophy and the presence of active inflammation. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness of measuring bone mineral density in preventing osteoporosis]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine
    Clin Calcium 14:61-5. 2004
    ..The review revealed that increased measurements could predict fractures among elderly and peri- and postmenopausal women, and elderly men...
  23. doi request reprint Prevalence of cervical cord compression and its association with physical performance in a population-based cohort in Japan: the Wakayama Spine Study
    Keiji Nagata
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1892-8. 2012
    ..A population-based magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study of the cervical spine...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Measurement of bone mineral density for the primary prevention of osteoporosis]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 62:267-72. 2004
  25. doi request reprint Radiographic features and risk of curve progression of de-novo degenerative lumbar scoliosis in the elderly: a 15-year follow-up study in a community-based cohort
    Atsunori Watanuki
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 17:526-31. 2012
    ..Development of treatment guidelines requires further knowledge about the etiology and natural history of DNDLS in the elderly...
  26. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for knee osteoarthritis in Japanese women: heavy weight, previous joint injuries, and occupational activities
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Public Health, Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, Wakayama, Japan
    J Rheumatol 31:157-62. 2004
    ..Results were contrasted with a comparable study in Britain...
  27. ncbi request reprint Progression of chronic atrophic gastritis associated with Helicobacter pylori infection increases risk of gastric cancer
    Hiroshi Ohata
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan
    Int J Cancer 109:138-43. 2004
    ....
  28. pmc Intratumoural mRNA expression of genes from the oestradiol metabolic pathway and clinical and histopathological parameters of breast cancer
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Fujita Health University, Toyoake, Japan
    Breast Cancer Res 6:R46-55. 2004
    ..The expression of mRNA transcripts of members of the oestradiol metabolic and signalling pathways including the ER was studied in detail...
  29. ncbi request reprint Decreased activities of daily living and associations with bone loss among aged residents in a rural Japanese community: the Miyama Study
    Hiroyuki Oka
    Department of Joint Disease Research, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 8655, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 24:307-13. 2006
    ..007; R2 = 0.25), and lifting (P = 0.014, R2 = 0.27), and those at the femoral neck were significantly correlated with decreased abilities in lifting (P = 0.001, R2 = 0.33)...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Osteoporosis and nutrition: trends of calcium intake and bone mineral densities]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Joint Disease Research, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
    Clin Calcium 16:103-9. 2006
    ..It is encouraging that both men and women in later birth cohorts showed higher BMDs in middle-age, for this may predict a decrease in the incidence and prevalence of osteoporosis in the near future in Japan...
  31. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for knee osteoarthritis in Japanese men: a case-control study
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Joint Disease Research, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 16:24-9. 2006
    ..Physical work is associated with knee OA, demonstrating the influence of working activity on the development of OA. The present study suggests that risk factors for knee OA in men resemble those in women...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Incidence of and prognosis for osteoporotic fracture]
    Shigeyuki Muraki
    The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Clinical Motor System Medicine
    Clin Calcium 16:1431-37. 2006
    ..Fracture, especially hip fracture and vertebral fracture, is associated with mortality. Thus, prevention for fracture in the elderly is very important issue...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diet and lifestyle associated with increased bone mineral density: cross-sectional study of Japanese elderly women at an osteoporosis outpatient clinic
    Shigeyuki Muraki
    Department of Clinical Motor System Medicine, 22nd Medical and Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 12:317-20. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to identify lifestyle factors associated with BMD...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Progress in the international cohort studies for the prevention of osteoporosis]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Joint Disease Research, 22nd Medical and Research Center, The University of Tokyo Hospital
    Nihon Rinsho 65:131-8. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint [Therapeutic and social effects of osteoporosis and fractures]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 94:619-25. 2005
  36. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and clinical features of Paget's disease of bone in Japan
    Jun Hashimoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, 565 0871, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 24:186-90. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint [Absolute risk for fracture and WHO guideline. Bone turnover markers as predictive factors for osteoporotic fractures]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    The University of Tokyo Hospital, 22nd Medical and Research Center, Department of Joint Disease Research
    Clin Calcium 17:1049-57. 2007
    ..However, further epidemiological research is needed to facilitate the development of affordable strategies using bone turnover markers for the early identification of high-risk individuals...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Steroids as a risk factor for osteoporotic fracture]
    Shigeyuki Muraki
    The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Medicine, 22nd Century Medical and Reasearch Center, Department of Clinical Motor System Medicine
    Clin Calcium 16:1797-1803. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors for osteoporosis in Japan]
    Noriko Yoshimura
    Department of Joint Disease Research, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo
    Clin Calcium 15:1457-62. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for diagnosis and management of Paget's disease of bone in Japan
    Shinjiro Takata
    Department of Orthopedics, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, 3 18 15 Kuramoto cho, Tokushima, 770 8503, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 24:359-67. 2006
    ..Indications for surgical intervention in PDB include unstable fractures, osteoarthritis, malignant soft-tissue tumor, osteosarcoma, and bone deformity...