Takahide Kohro

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The impact of a change in hypertension management guidelines on diuretic use in Japan: trends in antihypertensive drug prescriptions from 2005 to 2011
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 36:559-63. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Plasma cystatin C concentration reflects the severity of coronary artery disease in patients without chronic kidney disease
    Arihiro Kiyosue
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 74:2441-7. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Intensively lowering both low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and blood pressure does not reduce cardiovascular risk in Japanese coronary artery disease patients
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 75:2062-70. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Prognostic effects of combined treatment with calcium channel blockers and statins in patients with coronary narrowing: from the Japanese Coronary Artery Disease study
    Takahide Kohro
    Translational Research for Health Care and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 51:299-302. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Prognostic implication of macrocytosis on adverse outcomes after coronary intervention
    Masahiro Myojo
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 221:148-53. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Reproducibility and diagnostic accuracy of three-layer speckle tracking echocardiography in a swine chronic ischemia model
    Koichi Kimura
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Echocardiography 28:1148-55. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic implication of change in b-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) for prediction of subsequent target lesion revascularization following silorimus-eluting stent deployment
    Eriko Hasumi
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8611, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 168:1429-34. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker prescription among Japanese cardiologists and its effect on various outcomes
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 74:962-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Rationale and design of a study to examine lower targets for low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol and blood pressure in coronary artery disease patients
    Ryozo Nagai
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 72:515-20. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The occurrence rate of cerebrovascular and cardiac events in patients receiving antihypertensive therapy from the post-marketing surveillance data for valsartan in Japan (J-VALID)
    Tsutomu Yamazaki
    Clinical Research Support Center, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 36:140-50. 2013

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint The impact of a change in hypertension management guidelines on diuretic use in Japan: trends in antihypertensive drug prescriptions from 2005 to 2011
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 36:559-63. 2013
    ..Further effort to disseminate the content of these guidelines, so that it is reflected in actual clinical practice, may be warranted...
  2. ncbi request reprint Plasma cystatin C concentration reflects the severity of coronary artery disease in patients without chronic kidney disease
    Arihiro Kiyosue
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 74:2441-7. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Intensively lowering both low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and blood pressure does not reduce cardiovascular risk in Japanese coronary artery disease patients
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 75:2062-70. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Prognostic effects of combined treatment with calcium channel blockers and statins in patients with coronary narrowing: from the Japanese Coronary Artery Disease study
    Takahide Kohro
    Translational Research for Health Care and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 51:299-302. 2010
    ..In conclusion, there may be no additional prognostic benefit beyond the blood-pressure-lowering and cholesterol-lowering effects in the combined treatment with CCB and statins for angiographically documented CAD patients...
  5. doi request reprint Prognostic implication of macrocytosis on adverse outcomes after coronary intervention
    Masahiro Myojo
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 221:148-53. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to perform prognostic risk stratification of patients after PCI based on the presence or absence of macrocytosis...
  6. doi request reprint Reproducibility and diagnostic accuracy of three-layer speckle tracking echocardiography in a swine chronic ischemia model
    Koichi Kimura
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Echocardiography 28:1148-55. 2011
    ..We investigated the reproducibility and feasibility of novel three-layer speckle tracking system and compared the diagnostic accuracy with experienced visual interpretation...
  7. doi request reprint Diagnostic implication of change in b-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) for prediction of subsequent target lesion revascularization following silorimus-eluting stent deployment
    Eriko Hasumi
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8611, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 168:1429-34. 2013
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker prescription among Japanese cardiologists and its effect on various outcomes
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 74:962-9. 2010
    ..Considering the vast amount of evidence showing their benefits in this group of patients, the aim of the present study was to investigate the use of beta-blockers in a large cohort of CAD patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rationale and design of a study to examine lower targets for low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol and blood pressure in coronary artery disease patients
    Ryozo Nagai
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 72:515-20. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The occurrence rate of cerebrovascular and cardiac events in patients receiving antihypertensive therapy from the post-marketing surveillance data for valsartan in Japan (J-VALID)
    Tsutomu Yamazaki
    Clinical Research Support Center, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 36:140-50. 2013
    ..These data will add important knowledge regarding the treatment of hypertension in Japan...
  11. ncbi request reprint Demographics and changes in medical/interventional treatment of coronary artery disease patients over a 3.5-year period in Japan: the Japanese Coronary Artery Disease Study: trend examination
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 72:1397-402. 2008
    ..Hence, a large-scale prospective observational study was needed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development and implementation of an advanced coronary angiography and intervention database system
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 53:35-42. 2012
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  13. ncbi request reprint A multicenter study design to assess the clinical usefulness of semi-automatic measurement of flow-mediated vasodilatation of the brachial artery
    Hirofumi Tomiyama
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 53:170-5. 2012
    ..We anticipate that the present study will provide important evidence for the usefulness of FMD measurement in the risk stratification for cardiovascular disease...
  14. doi request reprint Prediction of coronary artery stenosis using strain imaging diastolic index at rest in patients with preserved ejection fraction
    Koichi Kimura
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Cardiol 57:311-5. 2011
    ..We sought to identify coronary artery stenosis in clinical patients using strain imaging diastolic index (SI-DI) at rest...
  15. doi request reprint Cardiovascular clinical trials in Japan and controversies regarding prospective randomized open-label blinded end-point design
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 32:109-14. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Trends in antidiabetic prescription patterns in Japan from 2005 to 2011
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 54:93-7. 2013
    ..However, there is little data regarding the efficacy of DPP4Is in reducing diabetes related complications, which should be determined in future studies...
  17. doi request reprint Risk factor profiles of stroke, myocardial infarction, and atrial fibrillation: a Japanese Multicenter Cooperative Registry
    Shinichiro Uchiyama
    Department of Neurology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:190-7. 2010
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  18. ncbi request reprint The Japanese national health screening and intervention program aimed at preventing worsening of the metabolic syndrome
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 49:193-203. 2008
    ..Here, we discuss (1) the background of the Japanese healthcare system and the problems facing it, (2) the underlying objective and details of the new screening program, and (3) the expected impact of the program...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of medication on cardiovascular events in the Japanese coronary artery disease (JCAD) study
    Takahide Kohro
    Department of Translational Research for Healthcare and Clinical Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 71:1835-40. 2007
    ....
  20. pmc Effect of Ezetimibe on LDL-C Lowering and Atherogenic Lipoprotein Profiles in Type 2 Diabetic Patients Poorly Controlled by Statins
    Kentaro Sakamoto
    Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Department of Diabetes and Metabolism, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138332. 2015
    ..The RESEARCH study focuses on LDL-C reduction in this population along with modifications of the lipid profiles leading to residual risks...
  21. pmc Influence of municipality-level mean income on access to aortic valve surgery: a cross-sectional observational study under Japan's universal health-care coverage
    Seitetsu L Lee
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e111071. 2014
    ..In this study, we aimed to investigate the association between socioeconomic status and care of aortic stenosis in the context of Japan's health-care system, which is mainly publicly funded...
  22. ncbi request reprint Relationship between renal dysfunction and severity of coronary artery disease in Japanese patients
    Arihiro Kiyosue
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Circ J 74:786-91. 2010
    ..The relationship between renal dysfunction and the severity of coronary artery disease (CAD) was examined...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genetic variations of Mrf-2/ARID5B confer risk of coronary atherosclerosis in the Japanese population
    Guoqin Wang
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ky, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Heart J 49:313-27. 2008
    ..The results implicate possible disease relevance of the polymorphisms in the Mrf-2 gene with susceptibility to CAD. However, a larger scale prospective study is needed to clarify these findings...
  24. pmc RESEARCH (Recognized effect of Statin and ezetimibe therapy for achieving LDL-C Goal), a randomized, doctor-oriented, multicenter trial to compare the effects of higher-dose statin versus ezetimibe-plus-statin on the serum LDL-C concentration of Japanese
    Takeshi Inazawa
    Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Lipids Health Dis 12:142. 2013
    ..In this study we seek to demonstrate the superior effect of ezetimibe in combination with strong statins to reduce LDL-C in Japanese patients suffering from both T2DM and hyper LDL-cholesterolemia...