Hirofumi Ohnishi

Summary

Affiliation: Sapporo Medical University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Elevation of circulating fatty acid-binding protein 4 is independently associated with left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in a general population
    Takahiro Fuseya
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, S 1, W 16 Chuo ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:126. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship between insulin-resistance and remnant-like particle cholesterol
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Nishi 16 cyome, Minami 1 jo, Cyuou ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060 8543, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 164:167-70. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between insulin resistance and accumulation of coronary risk factors
    H Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Japan
    Diabetes Obes Metab 4:388-93. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulse wave velocity as an indicator of atherosclerosis in impaired fasting glucose: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Japan
    Diabetes Care 26:437-40. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Incidence of hypertension in individuals with abdominal obesity in a rural Japanese population: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, S 1, W 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Hypertens Res 31:1385-90. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of insulin resistance in obese subjects in a rural Japanese population: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    H Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Chuou ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Diabetes Obes Metab 7:83-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Incidence of type 2 diabetes in individuals with central obesity in a rural Japanese population: The Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, School of Medicine, S 1, W 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Diabetes Care 29:1128-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between visceral fat and cardiovascular disease risk factors: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Yu Chiba
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    Hypertens Res 30:229-36. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of abnormal glucose tolerance, hypertension and other risk factors on coronary artery disease
    Yosuke Nakamura
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Japan
    Circ J 71:20-5. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Effects of parental hypertension on longitudinal trends in blood pressure and plasma metabolic profile: mixed-effects model analysis
    Kaneto Mitsumata
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1 West 16, Sapporo 060 8556, Japan
    Hypertension 60:1124-30. 2012

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Publications54

  1. pmc Elevation of circulating fatty acid-binding protein 4 is independently associated with left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in a general population
    Takahiro Fuseya
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, S 1, W 16 Chuo ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:126. 2014
    ..However, little is known about role of FABP4 in cardiac function...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship between insulin-resistance and remnant-like particle cholesterol
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Nishi 16 cyome, Minami 1 jo, Cyuou ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060 8543, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 164:167-70. 2002
    ..7 vs. 6.6% in men and 20.3 vs. 6.6% in women). The results of multiple regression analysis showed that HOMA-R was closely related to RLP-C. The results of this study suggest that RLP-C is closely associated with IR syndrome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between insulin resistance and accumulation of coronary risk factors
    H Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Japan
    Diabetes Obes Metab 4:388-93. 2002
    ..70. HOMA-R in the case of no glucose loading is a useful and practical index for evaluation of insulin resistance and coronary risk factors in the epidemiological study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulse wave velocity as an indicator of atherosclerosis in impaired fasting glucose: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Japan
    Diabetes Care 26:437-40. 2003
    ..Brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity (baPWV), as an indicator of atherosclerosis in impaired fasting glucose (IFG), was studied in 232 subjects randomly selected from inhabitants of two rural communities in Japan...
  5. doi request reprint Incidence of hypertension in individuals with abdominal obesity in a rural Japanese population: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, S 1, W 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Hypertens Res 31:1385-90. 2008
    ..02-1.10), both adjusted for several confounding factors. The results of this study suggest that, to prevent HT in Japanese, it is important to manage abdominal obesity and to monitor WC in individuals with or without abdominal obesity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of insulin resistance in obese subjects in a rural Japanese population: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    H Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Chuou ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Diabetes Obes Metab 7:83-7. 2005
    ..In this study, we investigated the incidence of insulin resistance in citizens of two rural communities in Japan...
  7. ncbi request reprint Incidence of type 2 diabetes in individuals with central obesity in a rural Japanese population: The Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, School of Medicine, S 1, W 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Diabetes Care 29:1128-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between visceral fat and cardiovascular disease risk factors: the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Yu Chiba
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    Hypertens Res 30:229-36. 2007
    ..Visceral fat assessment by US may be useful for epidemiological study and for clinics with no abdominal CT equipment for identifying high-risk individuals, such as those with metabolic syndrome...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of abnormal glucose tolerance, hypertension and other risk factors on coronary artery disease
    Yosuke Nakamura
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Japan
    Circ J 71:20-5. 2007
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  10. doi request reprint Effects of parental hypertension on longitudinal trends in blood pressure and plasma metabolic profile: mixed-effects model analysis
    Kaneto Mitsumata
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1 West 16, Sapporo 060 8556, Japan
    Hypertension 60:1124-30. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Relationship of serum isoflavone, insulin and adiponectin levels with breast cancer risk
    Machiko Minatoya
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Minami 1 Nishi 17, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, 060 8556, Japan
    Breast Cancer 22:452-61. 2015
    ..However, there is no study that has assessed associations between serum levels of isoflavones, insulin, adiponectin and the risk of breast cancer all together with menopausal status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Associations of metabolic factors, especially serum retinol-binding protein 4 (RBP4), with blood pressure in Japanese--the Tanno and Sobetsu study
    Mizue Chiba
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Endocr J 57:811-7. 2010
    ..Our study showed that increased levels of RBP4 as well as HOMA-R and hs-CRP in women were significantly associated with increased levels of systolic BP...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of asymptomatic arteriosclerosis obliterans and its relationship with risk factors in inhabitants of rural communities in Japan: Tanno-Sobetsu study
    Tadashi Fujiwara
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, S 1, W 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Atherosclerosis 177:83-8. 2004
    ..We studied the prevalences of ASO in rural communities in Japan...
  14. doi request reprint Differences in insulin action and secretion, plasma lipids and blood pressure levels between impaired fasting glucose and impaired glucose tolerance in Japanese subjects
    Yoshinori Miyazaki
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, S 1, W 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Hypertens Res 31:1357-63. 2008
    ..IGT is more closely associated with risk factors for cardiovascular disease than is IFG...
  15. doi request reprint Relationship of serum levels and dietary intake of isoflavone, and the novel bacterium Slackia sp. strain NATTS with the risk of prostate cancer: a case-control study among Japanese men
    Yoshie Nagata
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, West 17, South 1, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, 060 8556, Japan
    Int Urol Nephrol 48:1453-60. 2016
    ..We investigated the association of serum levels and dietary intake of isoflavones and Slackia sp. strain NATTS with the risk of prostate cancer in a case-control study among Japanese men...
  16. pmc Glucagon-like peptide-1 secretory function as an independent determinant of blood pressure: analysis in the Tanno-Sobetsu study
    Mayumi Yoshihara
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e67578. 2013
    ..Roles of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) in extra-pancreatic tissues remain unclear. The aim of this study was to examine determinants of GLP-1 secretory function and possible contribution of GLP-1 to blood pressure (BP) regulation...
  17. ncbi request reprint A Review of Cohort Studies on the Association Between History of Diabetes Mellitus and Occurrence of Cancer
    Mitsuru Mori
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 1:269-276. 2000
    ..Thus, further studies are necessary for firm conclusions regarding the association of DM with cancer risk...
  18. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and cardiac disease in Japanese men: applicability of the concept of metabolic syndrome defined by the National Cholesterol Education Program-Adult Treatment Panel III to Japanese men--the Tanno and Sobetsu Study
    Hiroshi Takeuchi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1, West 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
    Hypertens Res 28:203-8. 2005
    ..The concept of metabolic syndrome as defined in the NCEP-ATP III was therefore considered to be useful for predicting the occurrence of cardiac disease in Japanese men...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Adiponectin levels and coronary risk factors in the elderly]
    Takeshi Isobe
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, School of Medicine
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 41:328-33. 2004
    ..To determine the relationship between adiponectin level and coronary risk factors in men...
  20. doi request reprint Pulmonary vascular resistance estimated by Doppler echocardiography predicts mortality in patients with interstitial lung disease
    Kenji Yasui
    Division of Laboratory Diagnosis, Sapporo Medical University Hospital, Sapporo, Japan
    J Cardiol 68:300-7. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether PVRecho independently predicts mortality in patients with ILD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Counts of Slackia sp. strain NATTS in intestinal flora are correlated to serum concentrations of equol both in prostate cancer cases and controls in Japanese men
    Yukiko Sugiyama
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 15:2693-7. 2014
    ..In this study, we investigated the association of serum isoflavones and counts of Slackia sp. strain NATTS with prostate cancer risk in a case-control study...
  22. doi request reprint Independent Link Between Levels of Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 and FABP4 in a General Population Without Medication
    Masato Furuhashi
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 118:198-203. 2016
    ..Circulating FABP4 is independently associated with the PCSK9 level, suggesting that elevation of FABP4 level as an adipokine leads to dyslipidemia through increased PCSK9 level and subsequent degradation of the LDL receptor. ..
  23. doi request reprint Pneumococcal vaccination reduced the risk of acute otitis media: Cohort study
    Junko Hasegawa
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Pediatr Int 57:582-5. 2015
    ..There are few data, however, on the effectiveness of PCV7 against acute otitis media (AOM) in Japan...
  24. doi request reprint FABP4 is secreted from adipocytes by adenyl cyclase-PKA- and guanylyl cyclase-PKG-dependent lipolytic mechanisms
    Tomohiro Mita
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, 060 8543, Japan
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:359-67. 2015
    ..Fatty acid-binding protein 4 (FABP4) is expressed in adipocytes, and elevated plasma FABP4 level is associated with obesity-mediated metabolic phenotype. Postprandial regulation and secretory signaling of FABP4 has been investigated...
  25. doi request reprint Pneumococcal vaccination reduces the risk of community-acquired pneumonia in children
    Junko Hasegawa
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Pediatr Int . 2016
    ..There are few data, however, on the effectiveness of PCV7 against community-acquired pneumonia (CAP). We conducted an ambispective cohort study among children aged 0-6 years old who attended day-care centers...
  26. pmc Impact of longitudinal status change in metabolic syndrome defined by two different criteria on new onset of type 2 diabetes in a general Japanese population: the Tanno-Sobetsu Study
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Hokkaido Japan Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Hokkaido Japan
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 8:64. 2016
    ..We investigated the effect of longitudinal status change in metabolic syndrome (MetS) assessed by two different criteria on new onset of type 2 diabetes (NODM) in a Japanese population...
  27. doi request reprint Subjective physical and cognitive age among community-dwelling older people aged 75 years and older: differences with chronological age and its associated factors
    Hikaru Ihira
    a Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Sciences, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Japan
    Aging Ment Health 19:756-61. 2015
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to determine the associations between self-reported subjective physical and cognitive age, and actual physical and cognitive functions among community-dwelling older people aged 75 years and older...
  28. doi request reprint Traditional Japanese diet and prostate cancer
    Mitsuru Mori
    Department of Urology, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Mol Nutr Food Res 53:191-200. 2009
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [Relation of hypertension and glucose tolerance impairment in elderly people to the development of arteriosclerosis--investigation using pulse wave velocity]
    Takeshi Isobe
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, School of Medicine
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 40:610-4. 2003
    ..The results of this study indicate the need for stricter management of elderly people with slight glucose tolerance impairment and hypertension in order to prevent the occurrence of arteriosclerosis...
  30. ncbi request reprint [The Tanno and Sobetsu study]
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 68:839-42. 2010
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Impact of use of angiotensin II receptor blocker on all-cause mortality in hemodialysis patients: prospective cohort study using a propensity-score analysis
    Marenao Tanaka
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, S 1, W 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, 060 8543, Japan
    Clin Exp Nephrol 20:469-78. 2016
    ..It is controversial whether treatment with an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) or a calcium channel blocker (CCB) improves prognosis of hemodialysis (HD) patients...
  32. doi request reprint Soleal vein dilatation assessed by ultrasonography is an independent predictor for deep vein thrombosis after major orthopedic surgery
    Kiyoshi Abe
    Division of Laboratory Medicine, Sapporo Medical University Hospital, Sapporo, Japan
    J Cardiol . 2016
    ..However, whether preoperative SV dilatation detected by ultrasonography predicts DVT after major orthopedic surgery remains unknown...
  33. pmc Distinct risk factors of atrial fibrillation in patients with and without coronary artery disease: a cross-sectional analysis of the BOREAS-CAG Registry data
    Naoto Murakami
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Open Heart 4:e000573. 2017
    ..Our aim was to determine whether risk factors of AF are different in patients with and those without coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  34. doi request reprint Does a Reduction in the Glomerular Filtration Rate Increase the Overall Severity of Coronary Artery Stenosis?
    Junichi Nishida
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    Intern Med 55:871-7. 2016
    ..We examined the association between a reduced glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and the overall severity of coronary stenosis...
  35. doi request reprint The combination of abdominal obesity and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein predicts new-onset hypertension in the general Japanese population: the Tanno-Sobetsu study
    Mizue Fujii
    1 Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan 2 Department of Nursing, Sapporo City University School of Nursing, Sapporo, Japan
    Hypertens Res 38:426-32. 2015
    ..Co-presence of AO and a high level of hsCRP is associated with a high risk for new-onset hypertension in the general population. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint Relation of serum adiponectin levels and obesity with breast cancer: a Japanese case-control study
    Machiko Minatoya
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 15:8325-30. 2014
    ..Recently obesity-related risk factors including serum adiponectin and insulin levels have been analyzed together with BMI in association with breast cancer risk...
  37. pmc Physical activity changes in the winter in older persons living in northern Japan: a prospective study
    Atsushi Mizumoto
    School of Health Sciences, Sapporo Medical University, South 1, West 17, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, 060 8556, Japan
    BMC Geriatr 15:43. 2015
    ..This study examined changes in physical activity during the winter season in older persons (≥75 years of age) who were living in northern Japan, and evaluated the factors that were associated with this decline...
  38. ncbi request reprint Relationship between hepatocellular carcinoma and impaired glucose tolerance among Japanese
    M M H Khan
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:742-6. 2006
    ..As the association of overall cancer and HCC with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) has been studied rarely in the world including Japan, this study assessed their associations using cohort data of Hokkaido, Japan...
  39. ncbi request reprint A promoter polymorphism of lamin A/C gene is an independent genetic predisposition to arterial stiffness in a Japanese general population (the Tanno and Sobetsu study)
    Hiroshi Akasaka
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Hokkaido, Japan
    J Atheroscler Thromb 16:404-9. 2009
    ..We examined the hypothesis that there is a positive, independent association between polymorphisms of lamin A/C gene (LMNA) and arterial stiffness in Japanese...
  40. pmc Relationship of hobby activities with mortality and frailty among community-dwelling elderly adults: results of a follow-up study in Japan
    Yasuhiro Fushiki
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:340-7. 2012
    ..We conducted a follow-up study of community-dwelling elderly adults to assess the relationship of hobby activities with mortality and incident frailty...
  41. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the clinical features of Japanese patients with primary biliary cirrhosis in 1999 and 2004: utilization of clinical data when patients applied to receive public financial aid
    Fumio Sakauchi
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 17:210-4. 2007
    ..In Asia there are few reports considering time intervals in the examination of clinical features of primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC). Therefore, we tried to compare the characteristics of patients with PBC in two different years...
  42. doi request reprint Confounding in evaluating the effectiveness of influenza vaccine
    Mitsuru Mori
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1, West 17, Sapporo 060 8556, Japan
    Vaccine 26:6459-61. 2008
    ..Accordingly, at the stage of designing or analyzing a study, confounding should be controlled with a restriction, matching, stratified or multivariate analysis technique...
  43. ncbi request reprint Weight Gain and Alcohol Drinking Associations with Breast Cancer Risk in Japanese Postmenopausal Women - Results from the Japan Collaborative Cohort (JACC) Study
    Junichi Nitta
    Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Japan E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:1437-43. 2016
    ....
  44. pmc Analysis of resources assisting in coping with swallowing difficulties for patients with Parkinson's disease: a cross-sectional study
    Aiko Matsushima
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University, School of Medicine, Nishi 17 chome, Minami 1 jo, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, 060 8556, Japan
    BMC Health Serv Res 16:276. 2016
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Pericardial Effusion and Multiple Organ Involvement Are Independent Predictors of Mortality in Patients with Systemic Light Chain Amyloidosis
    Satoshi Yuda
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    Intern Med 54:1833-40. 2015
    ..To address this issue, we aimed to determine the predictors of mortality in Asian patients with biopsy-confirmed AL amyloidosis...
  46. doi request reprint Validation of the Japanese disease severity classification and the GAP model in Japanese patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Shun Kondoh
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1 West 16 Chuo Ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060 8556, Japan Electronic address
    Respir Investig 54:327-33. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the model performance for the prediction of mortality risk of the JSC and GAP models using a large cohort of Japanese patients with IPF...
  47. doi request reprint Oncological benefit of primary tumor resection with high tie lymph node dissection in unresectable colorectal cancer with synchronous peritoneal metastasis: a propensity score analysis of data from a multi-institute database
    Tomohisa Furuhata
    Department of Nursing, Sapporo Medical University, South 1, West 17, Chuo Ku, Sapporo, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 20:922-7. 2015
    ..The purposes of this study were to identify prognostic factors in cases of unresectable colorectal cancer with synchronous peritoneal metastasis and to clarify the impacts of primary tumor resection with high tie lymph node dissection...
  48. pmc Urinary excretion of fatty acid-binding protein 4 is associated with albuminuria and renal dysfunction
    Yusuke Okazaki
    Department of Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolic Medicine, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e115429. 2014
    ..However, urinary excretion of FABP4 has not been investigated...
  49. ncbi request reprint Physical functions, health-related outcomes, nutritional status, and blood markers in community-dwelling cancer survivors aged 75 years and older
    Hikaru Ihira
    Department of School of Health Sciences, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Ohnishi, Japan E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 15:3305-10. 2014
    ..purpose of this study was to examine whether physical functions, health-related outcomes, nutritional status and blood markers in community-dwelling cancer survivors aged 75 years and older are different from those who do not have cancer..
  50. doi request reprint Effectiveness of influenza vaccine in children in day-care centers of Sapporo
    Mitsuru Mori
    Department of Public Health, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Pediatr Int 56:53-6. 2014
    ..We conducted a retrospective cohort study for evaluating the effectiveness of the trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine (TIV) among children aged 0-6 years in the 2011-2012 season in Sapporo City, Japan, because of scarce evidence...
  51. ncbi request reprint Incidence of type 2 diabetes in individuals with central obesity in a rural Japanese population: the Tanno and Sobetssu study: response to Oda
    Hirofumi Ohnishi
    Diabetes Care 29:1989. 2006
  52. ncbi request reprint [Relationship of metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance with microalbuminuria in senior citizens of rural communities in Japan --the Tanno and Sobetsu study--]
    Tetsuya Tabeya
    Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 45:302-7. 2008
    ..We investigated the relationship of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and insulin resistance (IR) with microalbuminuria in senior citizens of rural communities in Japan...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effects of angiotensin II type 1 receptor gene polymorphisms on insulin resistance in a Japanese general population: the Tanno-Sobetsu study
    Hiroshi Akasaka
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
    Hypertens Res 29:961-7. 2006
    ..Further study is required to confirm these findings in a larger, multi-ethnic population...
  54. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease is a risk factor for cardiovascular death in a community-based population in Japan: NIPPON DATA90
    Koshi Nakamura
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Circ J 70:954-9. 2006
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been identified as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD)...