Y Tsubono

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Magnitude of sustained multiple risk factors for ischemic heart disease in Japanese employees: a case-control study
    T Nakamura
    Department of Internal Medicine and Molecular Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Japan
    Jpn Circ J 65:11-7. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Passive smoking at home and cancer risk: a population-based prospective study in Japanese nonsmoking women
    Y Nishino
    Department of Social Medicine, Tohoku University, Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 12:797-802. 2001
  3. pmc No association between fruit or vegetable consumption and the risk of colorectal cancer in Japan
    Y Tsubono
    Division of Health Policy, Tohoku University School of Public Policy, Kawauchi, Sendai 980 8576, Japan
    Br J Cancer 92:1782-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Green tea and the risk of gastric cancer in Japan
    Y Tsubono
    Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    N Engl J Med 344:632-6. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Food frequency questionnaire and a screening test
    Y Tsubono
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Nutr Cancer 39:78-84. 2001
  6. doi request reprint Fruits and vegetables in relation to prostate cancer in Japanese men: the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study
    Ribeka Takachi
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Nutr Cancer 62:30-9. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Inter- and intra-individual variation of food and nutrient consumption in a rural Japanese population
    K Ogawa
    Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 53:781-5. 1999
  8. pmc No association between green tea and prostate cancer risk in Japanese men: the Ohsaki Cohort Study
    N Kikuchi
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 1 Seiryo machi, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Br J Cancer 95:371-3. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Mass screening for colorectal cancer in Japan
    S Hisamichi
    Department of Public Health, Tohuku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Cancer Detect Prev 15:351-6. 1991
  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of cancer in Japanese men: the Miyagi cohort study
    N Nakaya
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:169-74. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Magnitude of sustained multiple risk factors for ischemic heart disease in Japanese employees: a case-control study
    T Nakamura
    Department of Internal Medicine and Molecular Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Japan
    Jpn Circ J 65:11-7. 2001
    ..30-33.78). These findings suggest that a long duration of multiple risks is involved in the onset of IHD in Japanese employees, and that annual ECG monitoring as part of the medical examination was important in the prognosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Passive smoking at home and cancer risk: a population-based prospective study in Japanese nonsmoking women
    Y Nishino
    Department of Social Medicine, Tohoku University, Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 12:797-802. 2001
    ..To investigate the relationship between passive smoking at home and the incidence of various cancers in a population-based prospective study...
  3. pmc No association between fruit or vegetable consumption and the risk of colorectal cancer in Japan
    Y Tsubono
    Division of Health Policy, Tohoku University School of Public Policy, Kawauchi, Sendai 980 8576, Japan
    Br J Cancer 92:1782-4. 2005
    ..92 (0.70-1.19) and 1.00 (0.79-1.27), respectively...
  4. ncbi request reprint Green tea and the risk of gastric cancer in Japan
    Y Tsubono
    Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    N Engl J Med 344:632-6. 2001
    ..Although laboratory experiments and case-control studies have suggested that the consumption of green tea provides protection against gastric cancer, few prospective studies have been performed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Food frequency questionnaire and a screening test
    Y Tsubono
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Nutr Cancer 39:78-84. 2001
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  6. doi request reprint Fruits and vegetables in relation to prostate cancer in Japanese men: the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study
    Ribeka Takachi
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Nutr Cancer 62:30-9. 2010
    ..However, the possibility of confounding by detection bias on the risk of localized cancer could not be totally ruled out...
  7. ncbi request reprint Inter- and intra-individual variation of food and nutrient consumption in a rural Japanese population
    K Ogawa
    Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 53:781-5. 1999
    ..To determine the relative contribution of intra- and inter-individual variation in the consumption of foods and nutrients...
  8. pmc No association between green tea and prostate cancer risk in Japanese men: the Ohsaki Cohort Study
    N Kikuchi
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 1 Seiryo machi, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Br J Cancer 95:371-3. 2006
    ..85 (95% confidence interval 0.50-1.43, trend P = 0.81)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mass screening for colorectal cancer in Japan
    S Hisamichi
    Department of Public Health, Tohuku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Cancer Detect Prev 15:351-6. 1991
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  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of cancer in Japanese men: the Miyagi cohort study
    N Nakaya
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:169-74. 2005
    ..001). Estimated 17.9% (95% CI 3.1-30.5) of total cancer risk was attributable to drinking habit. In our findings, approximately 20% of the total cancer cases in Japanese men may be prevented by alcohol control...
  11. ncbi request reprint A case-control study for evaluating the efficacy of mass screening program for lung cancer in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan
    M Sagawa
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Cancer 92:588-94. 2001
    ..In the current study, a nested case-control study was conducted in the population that was screened in 1989 to evaluate the efficacy of the screening program for lung cancer...
  12. pmc Green tea and the risk of breast cancer: pooled analysis of two prospective studies in Japan
    Y Suzuki
    Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
    Br J Cancer 90:1361-3. 2004
    ..84 (95% confidence interval 0.57-1.24, Trend P=0.69)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Constipation, laxative use and risk of colorectal cancer: The Miyagi Cohort Study
    T Watanabe
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 1, Seiryo, Sendai, Japan
    Eur J Cancer 40:2109-15. 2004
    ..Our results support the hypothesis that constipation or laxative use increases the risk of colon cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Education in relation to incidence of and mortality from cancer and cardiovascular disease in Japan
    Shinichiro Ito
    Tohoku University School of Law, Sendai, Japan
    Eur J Public Health 18:466-72. 2008
    ..Although lower education has been associated with poorer health, few studies have examined whether lower education affects mortality, incidence, both or neither of cancer and cardiovascular disease...
  15. doi request reprint Dairy product, saturated fatty acid, and calcium intake and prostate cancer in a prospective cohort of Japanese men
    Norie Kurahashi
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:930-7. 2008
    ..62 (1.15-2.29) and 1.53 (1.07-2.20), respectively. In conclusion, our results suggest that the intake of dairy products may be associated with an increased risk of prostate cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Plasma levels of carotenoids, retinol and tocopherol and the risk of gastric cancer in Japan: a nested case-control study
    Christina Persson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo ku 104 0045, Tokyo, Japan
    Carcinogenesis 29:1042-8. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that those who have very low plasma levels of alpha-carotene and beta-carotene are at a higher risk of gastric cancer...
  17. doi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus in Japan: the JPHC study
    Taiki Yamaji
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Cancer 123:1935-40. 2008
    ..Finally, cruciferous vegetables deserve further investigation as foods possibly effective in the prevention of esophageal SCC...
  18. ncbi request reprint Under- and overweight impact on mortality among middle-aged Japanese men and women: a 10-y follow-up of JPHC study cohort I
    S Tsugane
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:529-37. 2002
    ..This paper examines the association between body mass index (BMI; kg/m2) and mortality in Japan, where the mortality profile and BMI distribution differ substantially from Western countries...
  19. doi request reprint Education, social roles, and the risk of cardiovascular disease among middle-aged Japanese women: the JPHC Study Cohort I
    Kaori Honjo
    Stroke 39:2886-90. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the effect of educational level on risk of cardiovascular disease and its modification by social roles at work and at home under the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study (JPHC Study) Cohort I...
  20. doi request reprint Dietary calcium intake and risks of stroke, its subtypes, and coronary heart disease in Japanese: the JPHC Study Cohort I
    Mitsumasa Umesawa
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Stroke 39:2449-56. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of endometrial cancer: a prospective study in Japan
    Taichi Shimazu
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Cancer 123:2406-10. 2008
    ..Coffee consumption may be associated with a decreased risk of endometrial cancer...
  22. doi request reprint Daily total physical activity level and total cancer risk in men and women: results from a large-scale population-based cohort study in Japan
    Manami Inoue
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 168:391-403. 2008
    ..By site, decreased risks were observed for cancers of the colon, liver, and pancreas in men and for cancer of the stomach in women. Increased daily physical activity may be beneficial in preventing cancer in a relatively lean population...
  23. doi request reprint Female reproductive factors and the risk of gastric cancer in a large-scale population-based cohort study in Japan (JPHC study)
    Christina Persson
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:345-53. 2008
    ..Although early estrogen exposure may have some protective effect, female reproductive factors may have no substantial influence on gastric cancer development...
  24. doi request reprint Plasma organochlorine levels and subsequent risk of breast cancer among Japanese women: a nested case-control study
    Motoki Iwasaki
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, 104 0045, Japan
    Sci Total Environ 402:176-83. 2008
    ..Our data do not support the hypothesis that plasma levels of p,p'-DDT, p,p'-DDE, HCB, and beta-HCH are associated with an overall increased risk of breast cancer among Japanese women...
  25. doi request reprint Daily total physical activity level and premature death in men and women: results from a large-scale population-based cohort study in Japan (JPHC study)
    Manami Inoue
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 18:522-30. 2008
    ..We prospectively examined the association between daily total physical activity level (METs/day) and subsequent risk of all-cause mortality and mortalities from cancer, heart disease, and cerebrovascular disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Intake of folate, vitamin B6 and vitamin B12 and the risk of CHD: the Japan Public Health Center-Based Prospective Study Cohort I
    Junko Ishihara
    Department of Public Health Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    J Am Coll Nutr 27:127-36. 2008
    ..To investigate the association of dietary folate, vitamin B(6) (VB(6)) and vitamin B(12) (VB(12)) with the risk of coronary heart disease among middle-aged persons...
  27. ncbi request reprint Dietary habits among the JPHC study participants at baseline survey. Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study on Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases
    S Tsugane
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Epidemiol 11:S30-43. 2001
    ..Cooking methods for meats, seafoods and vegetables were also unique in Okinawa. No distinct geographical difference was shown in food preference and modification of dietary habit by dietary advice...
  28. ncbi request reprint Plasma folate and risk of colorectal cancer in a nested case-control study: the Japan Public Health Center-based prospective study
    Tetsuya Otani
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer Causes Control 19:67-74. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between plasma folate and the risk of colorectal cancer in a nested case-control study...
  29. ncbi request reprint Food composition and empirical weight methods in predicting nutrient intakes from food frequency questionnaire
    Y Tsubono
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Ann Epidemiol 11:213-8. 2001
    ..62) for women in the former method, and 0.26 (-0.04-0.58) for men and 0.38 (0.18-0.67) for women in the latter method. CONCLUSIONS: We did not find the improved validity of FFQ by empirical weight method in predicting nutrient intakes...
  30. pmc Personality and cancer survival: the Miyagi cohort study
    N Nakaya
    Psycho Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Japan
    Br J Cancer 92:2089-94. 2005
    ..9-1.6; Trend P=0.29), and 1.0 for lie (0.7-1.5; Trend P=0.90). The data obtained in this population-based prospective cohort study in Japan do not support the hypothesis that personality is associated with cancer survival...
  31. ncbi request reprint Workgroup I: criteria for screening. UICC International Workshop on Facilitating Screening for Colorectal Cancer, Oslo, Norway (29 and 30 June 2002)
    P Boyle
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Ann Oncol 16:25-30. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of vitamin C on common cold: randomized controlled trial
    S Sasazuki
    Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:9-17. 2006
    ..To investigate the relationship between the common cold and vitamin C supplementation...