Yasufumi Doi

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Affiliation: Kyushu University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Arterial stiffness and QT interval prolongation in a general population: the Hisayama study
    Daisuke Maebuchi
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Hypertens Res 31:1339-45. 2008
  2. doi request reprint QT interval prolongation and the risks of stroke and coronary heart disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Daisuke Maebuchi
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 33:916-21. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Body mass index and stroke incidence in a Japanese community: the Hisayama study
    Koji Yonemoto
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 34:274-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint High serum bilirubin levels and diabetic retinopathy: the Hisayama Study
    Miho Yasuda
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ophthalmology 118:1423-8. 2011
  5. pmc Angiopoietin-like protein 2 and risk of type 2 diabetes in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 36:98-100. 2013
  6. pmc Diabetes and hypertension markedly increased the risk of ischemic stroke associated with high serum resistin concentration in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Haruhiko Osawa
    Department of Molecular and Genetic Medicine, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Ehime, Japan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:60. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Impact of glucose tolerance status on development of ischemic stroke and coronary heart disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 41:203-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Proposed criteria for metabolic syndrome in Japanese based on prospective evidence: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 40:1187-94. 2009
  9. pmc Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 in a population-based cohort in Japan
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Epidemiol 19:56-62. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Liver enzymes as a predictor for incident diabetes in a Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1841-50. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Arterial stiffness and QT interval prolongation in a general population: the Hisayama study
    Daisuke Maebuchi
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Hypertens Res 31:1339-45. 2008
    ..0001 for trend). In conclusion, baPWV is independently associated with QT interval prolongation...
  2. doi request reprint QT interval prolongation and the risks of stroke and coronary heart disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Daisuke Maebuchi
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 33:916-21. 2010
    ..Measurement of QTc intervals is likely to provide additional information for the detection of individuals at high risk of future CVD events...
  3. doi request reprint Body mass index and stroke incidence in a Japanese community: the Hisayama study
    Koji Yonemoto
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 34:274-9. 2011
    ..In conclusion, our findings suggest that overweight and obesity are independent risk factors for ischemic stroke in Japanese men...
  4. doi request reprint High serum bilirubin levels and diabetic retinopathy: the Hisayama Study
    Miho Yasuda
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ophthalmology 118:1423-8. 2011
    ..To assess the association between serum total bilirubin levels and diabetic retinopathy prevalence in participants of the Hisayama Study who had diabetes and impaired glucose metabolism...
  5. pmc Angiopoietin-like protein 2 and risk of type 2 diabetes in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 36:98-100. 2013
    ..To examine, for the first time, the association between a novel inflammatory cytokine, angiopoietin-like protein (ANGPTL) 2, and the development of type 2 diabetes (T2DM)...
  6. pmc Diabetes and hypertension markedly increased the risk of ischemic stroke associated with high serum resistin concentration in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Haruhiko Osawa
    Department of Molecular and Genetic Medicine, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine, Ehime, Japan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:60. 2009
    ..In the present study, the association between serum resistin concentration and cardiovascular disease (CVD) was investigated in a general Japanese population...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of glucose tolerance status on development of ischemic stroke and coronary heart disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 41:203-9. 2010
    ..Few studies have shown the association between glucose tolerance status defined by a 75-g oral glucose tolerance test and the development of different types of cardiovascular disease...
  8. doi request reprint Proposed criteria for metabolic syndrome in Japanese based on prospective evidence: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 40:1187-94. 2009
    ..The current criteria of metabolic syndrome (MetS) are not based on evidence derived from prospective studies on cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  9. pmc Seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 in a population-based cohort in Japan
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Epidemiol 19:56-62. 2009
    ..There have been few population-based studies of the seroprevalence and correlates of herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and type 2 (HSV-2) in Japan...
  10. ncbi request reprint Liver enzymes as a predictor for incident diabetes in a Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1841-50. 2007
    ..We studied the relationship between liver enzymes and the development of diabetes in a general Japanese population...
  11. doi request reprint N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide and risk of cardiovascular events in a Japanese community: the Hisayama study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 31:2997-3003. 2011
    ..Few studies have examined the association between natriuretic peptides and the incidence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Asian populations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of Kir6.2 E23K polymorphism on the development of type 2 diabetes in a general Japanese population: The Hisayama Study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Diabetes 56:2829-33. 2007
    ..2 and diabetes has been reported in Caucasians but not in Asians. We examined this issue in follow-up and cross-sectional studies in a general Japanese population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Elevated C-reactive protein is a predictor of the development of diabetes in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Diabetes Care 28:2497-500. 2005
    ..We examined the association between high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP) levels and the development of diabetes in a general Japanese population...
  14. doi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose cutoff for diagnosis of diabetes in a Japanese population
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:3425-9. 2008
    ..1 mmol/liter, the gold standard diagnostic criterion, in a general Japanese population...
  15. ncbi request reprint Relationship between C-reactive protein and glucose levels in community-dwelling subjects without diabetes: the Hisayama Study
    Yasufumi Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Diabetes Care 28:1211-3. 2005
  16. doi request reprint Two risk score models for predicting incident Type 2 diabetes in Japan
    Y Doi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabet Med 29:107-14. 2012
    ..Risk scoring methods are effective for identifying persons at high risk of Type 2 diabetes mellitus, but such approaches have not yet been established in Japan...
  17. ncbi request reprint Polymorphism of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) gene in patients with thrombotic brain infarction
    Y Doi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 132:145-50. 1997
    ..Furthermore, there may be an association between the ACE D allele and mortality after cerebral infarction...
  18. pmc Impact of metabolic syndrome compared with impaired fasting glucose on the development of type 2 diabetes in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Naoko Mukai
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 32:2288-93. 2009
    ..We examined whether metabolic syndrome predicts incident type 2 diabetes more effectively than impaired fasting glucose (IFG) in a general Japanese population...
  19. doi request reprint Hyperglycemia increases risk of gastric cancer posed by Helicobacter pylori infection: a population-based cohort study
    Fumie Ikeda
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Gastroenterology 136:1234-41. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) levels on gastric cancer occurrence and their interaction with Helicobacter pylori infection...
  20. doi request reprint Combined effects of smoking and hypercholesterolemia on the risk of stroke and coronary heart disease in Japanese: the Hisayama study
    Jun Hata
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:477-84. 2011
    ..We examined the influence of smoking on the development of stroke and CHD and the effects of interactions between smoking and hypercholesterolemia on these outcomes in a general Japanese population...
  21. doi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and coronary heart disease in a general population of Japanese: the Hisayama study
    Hisatomi Arima
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:1385-91. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) on the risks of coronary heart disease (CHD) in a general population of Japanese...
  22. doi request reprint Impact of blood pressure levels on different types of stroke: the Hisayama study
    Hisatomi Arima
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University Fukuoka, Japan
    J Hypertens 27:2437-43. 2009
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  23. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and risk of first-ever ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Yoshiyuki Wakugawa
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka City 812 8582, Japan
    Stroke 37:27-32. 2006
    ..The role of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) in the development of stroke is not clearly understood. We investigated the relationship between serum hsCRP levels and stroke occurrence in a general Japanese population...
  24. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of dietary salt intake and gastric cancer incidence in a defined Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Kentaro Shikata
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Cancer 119:196-201. 2006
    ..14-7.24]). Our findings suggest that high dietary salt intake is a significant risk factor for gastric cancer; moreover, this association was found to be strong in the presence of Helicobacter pylori infection with atrophic gastritis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Angiopoietin-like protein 2 is associated with chronic kidney disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Tomoko Usui
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
    Circ J 77:2311-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between serum Angptl2 level and chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  26. doi request reprint Association between glucose tolerance level and cancer death in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Yoichiro Hirakawa
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 176:856-64. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that both prediabetic hyperglycemia and diabetes are significant risk factors for cancer death in the general Japanese population...
  27. doi request reprint White blood cell count and risk of gastric cancer incidence in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Masahiro Iida
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Fukuoka City, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 175:504-10. 2012
    ..There was no evidence of heterogeneity in the association (P for heterogeneity = 0.65). The study findings suggest that higher WBC levels are a risk factor for gastric cancer, especially in subjects with H. pylori infection...
  28. doi request reprint Prevalence and systemic risk factors for retinal vein occlusion in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Miho Yasuda
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:3205-9. 2010
    ..To examine the prevalence of retinal vein occlusion (RVO) and its systemic relevant factors in a general Japanese population aged 40 years or older...
  29. doi request reprint Development and validation of a cardiovascular risk prediction model for Japanese: the Hisayama study
    Hisatomi Arima
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 32:1119-22. 2009
    ..The risk prediction model would provide a useful guide to estimate absolute risk of cardiovascular disease and to treat individual risk factors...
  30. doi request reprint Population-based prospective study of the combined influence of cigarette smoking and Helicobacter pylori infection on gastric cancer incidence: the Hisayama Study
    Kentaro Shikata
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1409-15. 2008
    ..6%. Findings suggest that cigarette smoking and H. pylori infection are significant risk factors for gastric cancer in Japanese men, and the magnitude of their combined influence is considerable...
  31. doi request reprint Nine-year incidence and risk factors for retinal vein occlusion in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Satoshi Arakawa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5905-9. 2011
    ..To estimate the long-term cumulative incidence and risk factors for retinal vein occlusion (RVO) in a population-based cohort study of Japanese...
  32. ncbi request reprint Impact of metabolic syndrome on the development of cardiovascular disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 38:2063-9. 2007
    ..The metabolic syndrome (MetS) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in general populations. However, well-designed prospective studies in Asian populations are very limited...
  33. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence of chronic kidney disease and its risk factors in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Masaharu Nagata
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2557-64. 2010
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is increasingly recognized as a leading public health issue. However, there are limited data assessing secular trends in the prevalence of CKD in general Asian communities...
  34. doi request reprint Association of kidney function with coronary atherosclerosis and calcification in autopsy samples from Japanese elders: the Hisayama study
    Toshiaki Nakano
    Pathophysiological and Experimental Pathology, Department of Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:21-30. 2010
    ..This study investigated the relationship between CKD and severity of coronary atherosclerosis in population-based autopsy samples...
  35. doi request reprint LDL cholesterol and the development of stroke subtypes and coronary heart disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Tsuyoshi Imamura
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Stroke 40:382-8. 2009
    ..Although the relation between serum LDL cholesterol level and coronary heart disease (CHD) is well established, its relation with stroke subtypes is less clear...
  36. doi request reprint Self-reported dietary intake of potassium, calcium, and magnesium and risk of dementia in the Japanese: the Hisayama Study
    Mio Ozawa
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1515-20. 2012
    ..To investigate whether higher intake of potassium, calcium, and magnesium reduces the risk of incident dementia...
  37. doi request reprint Impact of lower range of prehypertension on cardiovascular events in a general population: the Hisayama Study
    Masayo Fukuhara
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Hypertens 30:893-900. 2012
    ..The objective of the present analysis was to examine the impact of prehypertension and its population-attributable fraction for development of cardiovascular events in a general Japanese population...
  38. doi request reprint White-coat and masked hypertension are associated with carotid atherosclerosis in a general population: the Hisayama study
    Masayo Fukuhara
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Stroke 44:1512-7. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the associations of WCHT, MHT, and SHT with carotid atherosclerosis in a general population...
  39. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and risk of dementia in an elderly Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Mio Ozawa
    Departments of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1076-82. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, there are no previous reports that assessed the association between dietary patterns and risk of dementia in Asian populations...
  40. doi request reprint Dietary vitamin A intake and incidence of gastric cancer in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Masashi Miyazaki
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Gastric Cancer 15:162-9. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate this issue in a general Japanese population...
  41. doi request reprint Optimal cutoff value of the serum pepsinogen level for prediction of gastric cancer incidence: the Hisayama Study
    Kentaro Shikata
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:669-75. 2012
    ..However, there have been few prospective investigations which investigated the predictive performance of sPG for future gastric cancer incidence...
  42. ncbi request reprint The serum pepsinogen test as a predictor of gastric cancer: the Hisayama study
    Yoshinori Oishi
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Epidemiol 163:629-37. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the SPT can serve as a predictor of intestinal-type gastric cancer, irrespective of H. pylori infection...
  43. doi request reprint Temporal trends in sudden unexpected death in a general population: the Hisayama study
    Masaharu Nagata
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am Heart J 165:932-938.e1. 2013
    ..Studies addressing the temporal trends in the prevalence of sudden unexpected death (SUD) and its underlying causes in the general population are limited...
  44. doi request reprint The effect of metabolic syndrome defined by various criteria on the development of ischemic stroke subtypes in a general Japanese population
    Jun Hata
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka City 812 8582, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 210:249-55. 2010
    ..We evaluated the impact of metabolic syndrome (MetS) defined by various criteria on the occurrence of ischemic stroke subtypes in a general Japanese population...
  45. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Kidney Int 68:228-36. 2005
    ..Chronic kidney disease has been shown to be an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease in high-risk populations. However, this relationship is inconclusive in community-based populations...
  46. doi request reprint Risk factors for coronary atherosclerosis in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama study
    Yutaka Nakashima
    Pathophysiological and Experimental Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Pathol Res Pract 205:700-8. 2009
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Midlife and late-life blood pressure and dementia in Japanese elderly: the Hisayama study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka City 812 8582, Japan
    Hypertension 58:22-8. 2011
    ..Midlife hypertension is especially strongly associated with a greater risk of vascular dementia, regardless of late-life blood pressure levels...
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of serum total cholesterol on the incidence of gastric cancer in a population-based prospective study: the Hisayama study
    Kouichi Asano
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Cancer 122:909-14. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our findings suggest that low serum cholesterol levels are an independent risk factor for developing gastric cancer, especially intestinal-type gastric cancer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and the development of cardiovascular disease in a Japanese community: the Hisayama study
    Seiji Gotoh
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 19:977-85. 2012
    ..Although several surrogate measures of insulin resistance have been proposed, their associations with cardiovascular disease (CVD) have not been evaluated sufficiently...
  50. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and CKD in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:383-91. 2006
    ..Metabolic syndrome has been linked with various atherosclerotic diseases, but has not been evaluated sufficiently as a risk factor for the development of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the general population...
  51. pmc Haemoglobin A1c even within non-diabetic level is a predictor of cardiovascular disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Fumie Ikeda
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka City 812 8582, Japan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:164. 2013
    ..To investigate the discriminatory ability of HbA1c to identify subjects who are at greater risk of developing CVD in a prospective study of a defined community-dwelling Japanese population...
  52. doi request reprint Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and the development of coronary heart disease and stroke subtypes in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Tsuyoshi Imamura
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 233:343-8. 2014
    ..We evaluated the association between non-HDLC levels and the risk of type-specific cardiovascular disease in a prospective cohort study in Japan...
  53. pmc Prevalence and causes of functional disability in an elderly general population of Japanese: the Hisayama study
    Daigo Yoshida
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:222-9. 2012
    ..There are limited data on the prevalence and causes of disability in the elderly general population in Japan...
  54. doi request reprint Impact of kidney disease and blood pressure on the development of cardiovascular disease: an overview from the Japan Arteriosclerosis Longitudinal Study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582 Japan
    Circulation 118:2694-701. 2008
    ..Recent epidemiological studies have suggested that a lower blood pressure level may be associated with an increased risk of CVD in individuals with kidney dysfunction...
  55. doi request reprint Circulating resistin is increased with decreasing renal function in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Ryoichi Kawamura
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:3236-40. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between serum resistin levels and chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  56. doi request reprint Smoking cessation improves mortality in Japanese men: the Hisayama study
    Fumie Ikeda
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka City 812 8582, Japan
    Tob Control 21:416-21. 2012
    ..Although the smoking rate among Japanese men has been the highest in developed countries, the epidemiological evidence about whether smoking cessation can extend their lifespan is not well established...
  57. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein genotype for prediction of Alzheimer's disease in older Japanese: the Hisayama Study
    Tomoyuki Ohara
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1074-9. 2011
    ..To estimate the effects of the apolipoprotein E (APOE)-ɛ4 allele on the development of dementia and to elucidate its usefulness in the risk prediction of dementia in Japanese...
  58. doi request reprint Nine-year incidence and risk factors for age-related macular degeneration in a defined Japanese population the Hisayama study
    Miho Yasuda
    Department of Ophthalmology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ophthalmology 116:2135-40. 2009
    ..To estimate the 9-year incidence and risk factors for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in a general Japanese population...
  59. pmc Elevated depressive symptoms in metabolic syndrome in a general population of Japanese men: a cross-sectional study
    Atsuko Sekita
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    BMC Public Health 13:862. 2013
    ..Uncertainty still surrounds the association between metabolic syndrome (MetS) and depression. We aimed to evaluate the association between MetS and elevated depressive symptoms in a general Japanese population...
  60. doi request reprint Brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity predicts the development of cardiovascular disease in a general Japanese population: the Hisayama Study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Hypertens 31:477-83; discussion 483. 2013
    ..We examined the relationship between brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity and the development of cardiovascular disease in a general Japanese population...
  61. ncbi request reprint Prehypertension increases the risk for renal arteriosclerosis in autopsies: the Hisayama Study
    Toshiharu Ninomiya
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:2135-42. 2007
    ..42 [95% CI 1.29 to 32.04]). These findings suggest that both hypertension and prehypertension are associated significantly with the severity of renal arteriosclerosis, regardless of the presence or absence of target organ damage...
  62. ncbi request reprint Albuminuria as a risk factor for peripheral arterial disease in a general population: the Hisayama study
    Tomoko Usui
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 18:705-12. 2011
    ..To elucidate the relationship between albuminuria and the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD), and to examine the effect of albuminuria on the ability to assess the likelihood of PAD in a general Japanese population...
  63. pmc Impact of sleep duration on obesity and the glycemic level in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fukuoka Diabetes Registry
    Toshiaki Ohkuma
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Care 36:611-7. 2013
    ..The objective of the current study was to examine the relationship between sleep duration, obesity, and the glycemic level in type 2 diabetic patients...
  64. doi request reprint Overexpression of heme oxygenase-1 in coronary atherosclerosis of Japanese autopsies with diabetes mellitus: Hisayama study
    Jingyu Song
    Pathophysiological and Experimental Pathology, Department of Pathology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 202:573-81. 2009
    ..The association of HO-1 overexpression with a greater extent of intraplaque angiogenesis suggests a multi-faceted role for HO-1 in modulating the progression of atherosclerosis...
  65. ncbi request reprint Gastric emptying in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus and diabetes associated with mitochondrial DNA 3243 mutation using 13C-octanoic acid breath test
    Sakae Nohara
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Diabetes Complications 20:295-301. 2006
    ..Because the pathogenesis of delayed gastric emptying is multifactorial in diabetic patients, the recently developed OBT is useful for studying gastric emptying in various clinical settings of diabetic patients...
  66. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the salivary occult blood test as a screening method for periodontal status
    Yoshihiro Shimazaki
    Section of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry, Division of Oral Health, Growth, and Development, Faculty of Dental Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Periodontol 82:581-7. 2011
    ..This study examines the effectiveness of a novel salivary occult blood test (SOBT) as a screening method for periodontal status...
  67. doi request reprint Nateglinide may increase high-molecular weight adiponectin in type 2 diabetic patients with hypoadiponectinemia
    Masanori Iwase
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:e19-22. 2008
    ..Nateglinide may ameliorate hypoadiponectinemia as well as postprandial hyperglycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  68. ncbi request reprint Minimal-change nephrotic syndrome and acute renal failure in a patient with aged onset insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and autoimmune thyroiditis
    S Kagiyama
    Nippon Steel Yawata Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Am J Nephrol 19:369-72. 1999
    ..Her human leukocyte antigen typing was A24, BW52, BW61, DR2 and DR9. This typing has been reported to be associated with both IDDM and renal disease...
  69. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and severity of angiographically determined coronary artery disease in Japanese men and women
    Y Liu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 156:177-83. 2001
    ..These associations with alcohol use did not change after adjustment for known coronary risk factors. The present findings add to evidence that alcohol drinking confers protection against coronary atherosclerosis...
  70. ncbi request reprint Obesity, body fat distribution and coronary atherosclerosis among Japanese men and women
    K Tanaka
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:191-7. 2001
    ..To investigate the relation of the obesity and body-fat distribution with angiographically defined coronary atherosclerosis...
  71. ncbi request reprint Role of hypertension, dyslipidemia and diabetes mellitus in the development of coronary atherosclerosis in Japan
    M Washio
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Postgraduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Jpn Circ J 65:731-7. 2001
    ..These results indicate that in Japan DM, low HDL-C and hypertriglyceridemia may be more important CAD risk factors than hypercholesterolemia...
  72. ncbi request reprint Application of (19)F chemical shift imaging in studies of mice with orally administered 5-fluorouracil
    H Kuribayashi
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Magn Reson Med 46:864-9. 2001
    ..For quantitative simultaneous monitoring of 5-FU and its metabolites of varying T(2), the (19)F CSI sequence in FID sampling mode was found to be superior to the (19)F FSE sequence...
  73. ncbi request reprint Decreasing incidence of lacunar vs other types of cerebral infarction in a Japanese population
    M Kubo
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Neurology 66:1539-44. 2006
    ..There is scant information on secular trends in the incidence and survival of ischemic stroke subtypes...
  74. doi request reprint Serum high-molecular weight adiponectin is related to early postprandial glycemic increases and gastric emptying in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    M Iwase
    Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:344-50. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study is to investigate the clinical determinants of postprandial glycemia and lipemia, especially serum high-molecular weight adiponectin...
  75. doi request reprint Incidence and survival of dementia in a general population of Japanese elderly: the Hisayama study
    Y Matsui
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka City, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:366-70. 2009
    ..To estimate the incidence and survival rates of total and cause specific dementia in a general Japanese population...
  76. ncbi request reprint Reduced tissue oxygenation and its reversibility by glycemic control in diabetic patients
    K Iino
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka City, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 34:163-8. 1997
    ..These findings suggest that tissue oxygenation in diabetic patients was deteriorated in relation to hyperglycemia and was reversed with glycemic control. Improvement of Pa(O2) might contribute partly to the increase of TcP(O2)...
  77. doi request reprint Trends in prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia in a Japanese community: the Hisayama Study
    A Sekita
    Department of Environmental Medicine, Neurological Institute, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka City, Japan
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:319-25. 2010
    ..To examine secular trends in the prevalence of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and vascular dementia (VD) in a general Japanese population...
  78. doi request reprint Equivocal colonic carcinogenicity of Aloe arborescens Miller var. natalensis berger at high-dose level in a Wistar Hannover rat 2-y study
    M Yokohira
    Dept of Pathology and Host Defense, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa Univ, Kita gun, Kagawa, Japan
    J Food Sci 74:T24-30. 2009
    ..Aloe is not carcinogenic at nontoxic-dose levels and that carcinogenic potential in at 4% high-dose level on colon is probably due to irritation of the intestinal tract by diarrhea...
  79. doi request reprint Assessment of haemophilia treatment practice pattern in Japan
    O Ono
    North Kyushu Hemophilia Center, University Hospital of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kita Kyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
    Haemophilia 15:1032-8. 2009
    ..On the other hand, 'unwillingness of family members' and 'poor adherence' were the main factors precluding introduction of this therapy for those aged over 6 years...
  80. ncbi request reprint [Metabolic syndrome]
    Yutaka Kiyohara
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 95:1710-5. 2006