Masahide Hara

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Affiliation: Oita University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predicting no-reflow based on angiographic features of lesions in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Masahide Hara
    Internal Medicine 1, School of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 12:315-21. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Candesartan restored cardiac Hsp72 expression and tolerance against reperfusion injury in hereditary insulin-resistant rats
    Yayoi Taniguchi
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Yufu, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Cardiovasc Res 92:439-48. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria, cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction, and insulin resistance in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Oita University, Idaigaoka, Hasama, Japan
    Metabolism 53:1359-64. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Pioglitazone but not glibenclamide improves cardiac expression of heat shock protein 72 and tolerance against ischemia/reperfusion injury in the heredity insulin-resistant rat
    Yayoi Taniguchi
    Department of Internal Cardiovascular Science, Facutly of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    Diabetes 55:2371-8. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Hyperthermia-induced cardioprotection is potentiated by ischemic postconditioning in rats
    Yukichi Murozono
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Yufu, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 234:573-81. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Role of interleukin-6 levels in cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in type 2 diabetic patients
    Tetsuji Shinohara
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama machi, Yuhu, Oita, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1616-23. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Brain natriuretic peptide and cardiac autonomic function in type 2 diabetic patients
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 72:12-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypoadiponectinemia in type 2 diabetes mellitus in men is associated with sympathetic overactivity as evaluated by cardiac 123I-metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Metabolism 56:919-24. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase-dependent activation of akt, an essential signal for hyperthermia-induced heat-shock protein 72, is attenuated in streptozotocin-induced diabetic heart
    Tetsuji Shinohara
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Diabetes 55:1307-15. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of valsartan and perindopril combination therapy on left ventricular hypertrophy and aortic arterial stiffness in patients with essential hypertension
    Futoshi Anan
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita, 879 5593, Japan
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 61:353-9. 2005

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Predicting no-reflow based on angiographic features of lesions in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Masahide Hara
    Internal Medicine 1, School of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 12:315-21. 2005
    ..We tried to elucidate angiographical predictors of no-reflow and to determine a preferable recanalization therapy based on the morphology of lesions...
  2. doi request reprint Candesartan restored cardiac Hsp72 expression and tolerance against reperfusion injury in hereditary insulin-resistant rats
    Yayoi Taniguchi
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Yufu, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Cardiovasc Res 92:439-48. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria, cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction, and insulin resistance in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Oita University, Idaigaoka, Hasama, Japan
    Metabolism 53:1359-64. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Pioglitazone but not glibenclamide improves cardiac expression of heat shock protein 72 and tolerance against ischemia/reperfusion injury in the heredity insulin-resistant rat
    Yayoi Taniguchi
    Department of Internal Cardiovascular Science, Facutly of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    Diabetes 55:2371-8. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Hyperthermia-induced cardioprotection is potentiated by ischemic postconditioning in rats
    Yukichi Murozono
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Yufu, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 234:573-81. 2009
    ..Although the opening of the mitoKATP channel is predominantly involved as an effecter in HT-induced protection, potentiated protection by ischemic PostC may involve mechanisms other than the mitoKATP channel...
  6. doi request reprint Role of interleukin-6 levels in cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in type 2 diabetic patients
    Tetsuji Shinohara
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama machi, Yuhu, Oita, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1616-23. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether serum IL-6 levels are associated with cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in type 2 diabetic patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Brain natriuretic peptide and cardiac autonomic function in type 2 diabetic patients
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 72:12-9. 2006
    ..The plasma level of BNP negatively correlated with BRS (r=0.35, p=0.049). These findings suggest that increased plasma BNP levels were related to cardiac reflex parasympathetic dysfunction in our Japanese type 2 diabetic patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypoadiponectinemia in type 2 diabetes mellitus in men is associated with sympathetic overactivity as evaluated by cardiac 123I-metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Metabolism 56:919-24. 2007
    ..985). Our results suggest that in middle-aged men with type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypoadiponectinemia is associated with cardiac sympathetic overactivity as determined by (123)I-MIBG scintigraphy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase-dependent activation of akt, an essential signal for hyperthermia-induced heat-shock protein 72, is attenuated in streptozotocin-induced diabetic heart
    Tetsuji Shinohara
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Diabetes 55:1307-15. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of valsartan and perindopril combination therapy on left ventricular hypertrophy and aortic arterial stiffness in patients with essential hypertension
    Futoshi Anan
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita, 879 5593, Japan
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 61:353-9. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Receptor-mediated suppression of cardiac heat-shock protein 72 expression by testosterone in male rat heart
    Hiroaki Kohno
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Endocrinology 148:3148-55. 2007
    ..Our results indicate that testosterone potentially has inhibitory effects on cardiac HSP72 expression by modulating transcription, through testosterone receptor-mediated genomic mechanisms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Baroreflex sensitivity predicts cardiovascular events in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus without structural heart disease
    Norihiro Okada
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    Circ J 74:1379-83. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to assess the long-term cardiovascular predictive value of baroreflex sensitivity (BRS) in Japanese patients with type 2 DM without structural heart disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermia treatment prevents angiotensin II-mediated atrial fibrosis and fibrillation via induction of heat-shock protein 72
    Osamu Wakisaka
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 43:616-26. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that HT treatment is effective in suppressing AII-mediated atrial fibrosis and AF via induction of HSP72 at least in parts, and is thus expected to be a novel strategy for prevention of AF...
  14. doi request reprint Adrenomedullin improves cardiac expression of heat-shock protein 72 and tolerance against ischemia/reperfusion injury in insulin-resistant rats
    Yasuko Torigoe
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Yufu, Oita, Japan
    Endocrinology 150:1450-5. 2009
    ..This intervention was effective even in insulin-resistant hearts...
  15. doi request reprint Pioglitazone attenuates inflammatory atrial fibrosis and vulnerability to atrial fibrillation induced by pressure overload in rats
    Osamu Kume
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    Heart Rhythm 8:278-85. 2011
    ..Inflammatory processes are involved in the pathogenesis of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Gender difference in baroreflex sensitivity to predict cardiac and cerebrovascular events in type 2 diabetic patients
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Yufu, Japan
    Circ J 75:1418-23. 2011
    ..The hypothesis that cardiovascular events are associated with gender differences in BRS was tested in the present study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Novel strategy to prevent atrial fibrosis and fibrillation
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Circ J 76:2318-26. 2012
    ..Pioglitazone, induction of HSPs and antioxidant agent could be novel therapeutic approaches to preventing atrial fibrosis and AF. ..
  18. doi request reprint Activation of CaMKII as a key regulator of reactive oxygen species production in diabetic rat heart
    Satoru Nishio
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Yufu City, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 52:1103-11. 2012
    ..Consistently, expression of phosphorylated CaMKII was increased in the diabetic heart. Activation of CaMKII by impaired [Ca(2+)](i) metabolism may be a mechanism of ROS increase in the heart with diabetes mellitus...
  19. doi request reprint High-glucose condition reduces cardioprotective effects of insulin against mechanical stress-induced cell injury
    Yasushi Teshima
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Yufu City, Oita, Japan
    Life Sci 87:154-61. 2010
    ..In this study, we investigated whether insulin exerts cardioprotective effects against mechanical stretching-induced cell injury, and whether the protective effect is influenced by high-glucose condition...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cardioprotective effects of pravastatin against lethal ventricular arrhythmias induced by reperfusion in the rat heart
    Luong Cong Thuc
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Yufu, Japan
    Circ J 75:1601-8. 2011
    ..Statins are reported to reduce mortality in patients with coronary artery disease and that mortality benefit might be related to the drugs' antiarrhythmic properties...
  21. ncbi request reprint Attenuated inhibition of L-type calcium currents by troglitazone in fructose-fed rat cardiac ventricular myocytes
    Masaya Arikawa
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 44:109-16. 2004
    ..Contrary to the STZ-induced diabetic rat, the suppressive effect of troglitazone on cardiac ventricular ICa,L was attenuated in fructose-fed rats. Persistent elevation of plasma insulin concentration may play a role in these processes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cardiac iodine-123 metaiodobenzylguanidine (123I-MIBG) scintigraphy parameter predicts cardiac and cerebrovascular events in type 2 diabetic patients without structural heart disease
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Japan
    Circ J 76:399-404. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the long-term cardiovascular predictive value of cardiac (123)I-MIBG scintigraphy parameters in Japanese type 2 diabetic patients without structural heart disease...
  23. doi request reprint Effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy on cardiac sympathetic nervous dysfunction and serum C-reactive protein level
    Tetsuji Shinohara
    Department of Internal Medicine 1 Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:1225-30. 2011
    ..To test our hypothesis, we evaluated cardiac sympathetic activity and serum levels of high sensitive C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) before and after CRT...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mitochondria are targets for geranylgeranylacetone-induced cardioprotection against ischemia-reperfusion in the rat heart
    Tetsuji Shinohara
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H1892-9. 2007
    ..These processes may involve opening of the mitoK(ATP) channel...
  25. doi request reprint Early atorvastatin therapy improves cardiac function in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Yasushi Teshima
    Department of Cardiovascular Science, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Yufu City, Oita, Japan
    J Cardiol 53:58-64. 2009
    ..A number of experimental and clinical studies have demonstrated a cardioprotective effect of statins; however, the effect of atorvastatin on cardiac function in patients with an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) has not been established...
  26. doi request reprint Establishment of a model of atrial fibrillation associated with chronic kidney disease in rats and the role of oxidative stress
    Naoya Fukunaga
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Oita, Japan
    Heart Rhythm 9:2023-31. 2012
    ..An animal model of atrial fibrillation (AF) associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD) has not been available...
  27. ncbi request reprint Combined assessment of baroreflex sensitivity with iodine 123 metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphic findings strengthens the power of predictive value for cerebral and cardiovascular events in type 2 diabetic patients
    Yukichi Murozono
    Cardiovascular Science, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita University, Yufu, Japan
    Circ J 77:130-6. 2013
    ..We therefore tested the hypothesis that the combination of BRS and (123)I-MIBG scintigraphic findings could strengthen the predictive power for major adverse cerebral and cardiovascular events (MACCE)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Influence of systolic blood pressure and cigarette smoking on endothelial function in young healthy people
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Hasama, Yufu, Japan
    Circ J 73:174-8. 2009
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Mitochondrial K(ATP) channels-derived reactive oxygen species activate pro-survival pathway in pravastatin-induced cardioprotection
    Luong Cong Thuc
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Oita University, Yufu City, Japan
    Apoptosis 15:669-78. 2010
    ..Moderately up-regulated ROS production by mitoK(ATP) channels opening is involved in the pro-survival signaling cascade activated by pravastatin...
  30. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in autonomic modulation of ventricular repolarization in humans
    Mikiko Nakagawa
    Department of Cardiovascular Science, Division of Laboratory Medicine, Oita University, School of Medicine, Oita, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:278-84. 2005
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether there is a gender difference in humans with respect to the dynamic response of ventricular repolarization to beta-adrenergic stimulation and to autonomic blockade...
  31. ncbi request reprint Estrogen inhibits hyperthermia-induced expression of heat-shock protein 72 and cardioprotection against ischemia/reperfusion injury in female rat heart
    Tetsuji Shinohara
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 37:1053-61. 2004
    ..This observation may be due to the inhibitory effects of estrogen on HSP72 expression at a transcriptional level...
  32. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity and flow-mediated dilatation in young, healthy smokers
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Japan
    Hypertens Res 30:607-12. 2007
    ..381). Our results suggest that a reduction in FMD is closely associated with the early stages of endothelial dysfunction caused by cigarette smoking in young, healthy subjects, which is at least partly reflected by the PWV value...
  33. ncbi request reprint Regulation of QT indices mediated by autonomic nervous function in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine I, School of Medicine, Oita Medical University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 96:375-9. 2004
    ..Baroreflex sensitivity and percent washout rate of (123)I-metaiodobenzylguanidine may be useful parameters indicating the abnormalities of the cardiac ventricular repolarization in this population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome concomitant with idiopathic ventricular fibrillation associated with inferior early repolarization
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Laboratory Examination and Diagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Japan
    Intern Med 51:1861-4. 2012
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint AT1 receptor blockade prevents microvascular dysfunction induced by ischemia/reperfusion injury
    Kumiko Akiyoshi
    Department of Internal Medicine I, School of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 idaiga oka, Hasama, Yufu City, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 13:231-9. 2006
    ..The effects of LO were lost in the presence of AT2 receptor blocker PD 123319 (PD). In conclusion, LO suppressed and protected against I/R injuries. The possible interaction between AT1 and AT2 receptors was also suggested...
  36. ncbi request reprint Progressive facilitation of antegrade conduction via an accessory pathway in a patient with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome and permanent atrial fibrillation
    Naohiko Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Oita University, Japan
    Intern Med 44:1264-8. 2005
    ..Radiofrequency catheter ablation using a transseptal approach was performed during AF, resulting in complete elimination of the antegrade accessory pathway conduction...
  37. ncbi request reprint Candesartan, an angiotensin II receptor blocker, improves left ventricular hypertrophy and insulin resistance
    Futoshi Anan
    Department of Internal Medicine 1, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan
    Metabolism 53:777-81. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest that pharmacological blockade of angiotensin II receptors by candesartan could improve LVH in never-treated EH patients, which may relate to the improvement of insulin resistance...
  38. ncbi request reprint Improved hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy by left ventricular apex epicardial pacing
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Internal Medicine I, School of Medicine, Oita Medical University, Oita
    Intern Med 43:295-9. 2004
    ..The procedure decreased the pressure gradient to 10 mmHg. Clinical symptoms were markedly improved. LV apex epicardial pacing may be an alternative therapy for patients with HOCM who are refractory to other medical treatment...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cumulative effect of preceding pacing cycle length on ventricular repolarization after a pause
    Tetsuya Kira
    Department of Internal Medicine I, School of Medicine, Oita Medical University, Hasama, Japan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:1324-7. 2002
    ..The results demonstrated that the QT interval after a pause shortened by reducing the preceding pacing cycle length. This shortening is probably due to a homogenous abbreviation of action potential duration across the ventricular wall...
  40. ncbi request reprint Brachial arterial stiffness predicts coronary atherosclerosis in patients at risk for cardiovascular diseases
    Kunio Yufu
    Department of Internal Medicine I, School of Medicine, Oita Medical University, Oita, Japan
    Jpn Heart J 45:231-42. 2004
    ..62, P = 0.0001 and P = 0.33, P = 0.030, respectively). Our observations suggest that brachial %MPA provides predictive values for coronary atherosclerosis in subjects at risk for cardiovascular disease...
  41. ncbi request reprint Leg fat percentage correlates negatively with coronary atherosclerosis
    Masahide Hara
    Internal Medicine I, School of Medicine, Oita University, Oita Gun, Oita, Japan
    Circ J 68:1173-8. 2004
    ..Visceral fat is related to coronary atherosclerosis, but little is known about the relation between coronary atherosclerosis and percent body fat accumulated in different parts of the body...
  42. ncbi request reprint Increased incidence of coronary in-stent restenosis in type 2 diabetic patients is related to elevated serum malondialdehyde-modified low-density lipoprotein
    Sakuji Shigematsu
    Department of Cardiology, National Hospital Organization Beppu Medical Center, Beppu, Japan
    Circ J 71:1697-702. 2007
    ..The aim of present study was to investigate the diabetes-related risk factor for ISR...
  43. ncbi request reprint Dual regulatory effects of orexins on sympathetic nerve activity innervating brown adipose tissue in rats
    Tohru Yasuda
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Endocrinology 146:2744-8. 2005
    ..In particular, orexin B regulates BAT sympathetic nerve activity via neuronal histamine in the hypothalamus...
  44. ncbi request reprint Resveratrol, a red wine constituent polyphenol, prevents superoxide-dependent inflammatory responses induced by ischemia/reperfusion, platelet-activating factor, or oxidants
    Sakuji Shigematsu
    Department of Internal Medicine, Oita Medical University, Oita, Japan
    Free Radic Biol Med 34:810-7. 2003
    ..These salutary effects appear to be related to the antioxidant properties of resveratrol and contribute to the cardioprotective actions associated with consumption of red wine...
  45. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of T-U wave in patients with idiopathic ventricular tachycardia originating from the right ventricular outflow tract
    Mikiko Nakagawa
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Science, Oita Medical University, Hasama, Oita, Japan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:148-55. 2004
    ..The dynamic changes in the T-U wave were observed in patients with RVOT-VT. Further investigations are required to elucidate the precise role of the U wave in arrhythmogenesis in those patients...
  46. pmc Enhanced inhibition of L-type calcium currents by troglitazone in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat cardiac ventricular myocytes
    Masaya Arikawa
    Department of Internal Medicine I, School of Medicine, Oita Medical University, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Br J Pharmacol 136:803-10. 2002
    ..6. Since troglitazone inhibits I(Ca,L) more effectively in STZ-induced diabetic ventricular myocytes, this agent may prevent cardiac dysfunction in diabetes...
  47. ncbi request reprint Circadian variation of short-lasting asymptomatic paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
    Maki Watanabe
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Oita Medical University, Hasama, Oita, Japan
    J Electrocardiol 35:135-8. 2002
    ..Our findings suggest that the onset and persistence of short-lasting asymptomatic PSVT exhibit a circadian pattern and that autonomic tone might play an important role in the genesis of this form of PSVT...
  48. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in various types of idiopathic ventricular tachycardia
    Mikiko Nakagawa
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Oita Medical University, Hasama, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:633-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate gender differences in the incidence and age distribution of various types of idiopathic ventricular tachycardia (VT)...