Hisato Takagi

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of randomized trials of telmisartan versus active controls for insulin resistance in hypertensive patients
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Am Soc Hypertens 8:578-92. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Looped reconstruction of the internal and external iliac arteries in repair of abdominal aortic or iliac artery aneurysm with a bifurcated graft
    H Takagi
    First Department of Surgery, Gifu University School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Int Angiol 24:189-92. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Revisiting evidence on lung cancer and passive smoking: adjustment for publication bias by means of "trim and fill" algorithm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Japan
    Lung Cancer 51:245-6. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Meta-Analysis of Non-O Blood Group as an Independent Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 116:699-704. 2015
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of comparative studies of endovascular versus open repair for blunt thoracic aortic injury
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:1392-4. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Telmisartan as a metabolic sartan: the first meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in metabolic syndrome
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Am Soc Hypertens 7:229-35. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Coexisting Mitral Regurgitation Impairs Survival After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 100:2270-6. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Diabetes and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Growth
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shimizu, Japan
    Angiology 67:513-25. 2016
  9. ncbi request reprint Aortic diseases and obstructive sleep apnea
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int Angiol 35:433-9. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Sutureless aortic valve replacement may improve early mortality compared with transcatheter aortic valve implantation: A meta-analysis of comparative studies
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Cardiol 67:504-12. 2016

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Publications67

  1. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of randomized trials of telmisartan versus active controls for insulin resistance in hypertensive patients
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Am Soc Hypertens 8:578-92. 2014
    ..89%; -22.01% to -9.78%; P < .00001) relative to other antihypertensive drugs. In conclusion, telmisartan appears to significantly improve insulin resistance compared with other antihypertensive drugs in patients with hypertension. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Looped reconstruction of the internal and external iliac arteries in repair of abdominal aortic or iliac artery aneurysm with a bifurcated graft
    H Takagi
    First Department of Surgery, Gifu University School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Int Angiol 24:189-92. 2005
    ..The aim of our study is to describe an original technique of distal anastomosis of a bifurcated graft, coining looped reconstruction, and our preliminary clinical experience...
  3. ncbi request reprint Revisiting evidence on lung cancer and passive smoking: adjustment for publication bias by means of "trim and fill" algorithm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Japan
    Lung Cancer 51:245-6. 2006
    ..19 (95% confidence interval 1.08-1.31, p = 0.0004), and the estimate of excess risk fell from 24 to 19%...
  4. doi request reprint Meta-Analysis of Non-O Blood Group as an Independent Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 116:699-704. 2015
    ..02 to 1.31, p = 0.02). In conclusion, we found that based on a meta-analysis of 10 studies enrolling a total of 174,945 participants, non-O blood group appears to be an independent risk factor for CAD and myocardial infarction. ..
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of comparative studies of endovascular versus open repair for blunt thoracic aortic injury
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:1392-4. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Telmisartan as a metabolic sartan: the first meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in metabolic syndrome
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Am Soc Hypertens 7:229-35. 2013
    ..40 to 1.09; P < .0001) among patients with metabolic syndrome randomized to telmisartan versus control therapy. Telmisartan therapy appears to significantly improve metabolic parameters in patients with metabolic syndrome...
  7. doi request reprint Coexisting Mitral Regurgitation Impairs Survival After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 100:2270-6. 2015
    ..To summarize contemporary evidence, we performed the first metaanalysis of adjusted observational studies reporting post-TAVI mortality in patients with various grades of MR...
  8. doi request reprint Diabetes and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Growth
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shimizu, Japan
    Angiology 67:513-25. 2016
    ..In conclusion, on the basis of a meta-analysis of data on a total of 9777 patients (19 studies) identified through a systematic literature search, we confirmed the association of DM with slower growth rates of AAA. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Aortic diseases and obstructive sleep apnea
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int Angiol 35:433-9. 2016
    ..Since then, a number of authors have investigated the association of aortic diseases (including thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysm as well as AD) with OSA...
  10. doi request reprint Sutureless aortic valve replacement may improve early mortality compared with transcatheter aortic valve implantation: A meta-analysis of comparative studies
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Cardiol 67:504-12. 2016
    ..To determine which improves clinical outcomes more, sutureless (including rapid-deployment) aortic valve replacement (AVR) or transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), we performed a meta-analysis of comparative studies...
  11. doi request reprint Overweight, but not obesity, paradox on mortality following coronary artery bypass grafting
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Cardiol 68:215-21. 2016
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  12. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of case-control studies of the association of migraine and patent foramen ovale
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Cardiol 67:493-503. 2016
    ..To establish quantitative evidence, we performed the first meta-analysis of case-control studies assessing the relationship between migraine and patent foramen ovale (PFO)...
  13. doi request reprint A contemporary meta-analysis of Dacron versus polytetrafluoroethylene grafts for femoropopliteal bypass grafting
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 52:232-6. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:513-9. 2013
    ..We performed an updated formal meta-analysis of TAVI vs AVR for reduction not only of early but also of late all-cause mortality in AS...
  15. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of randomized head-to-head trials for effects of rosuvastatin versus atorvastatin on apolipoprotein profiles
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:292-301. 2014
    ..Only higher dose atorvastatin appeared to be more effective for the reduction in ApoB levels (1/4 and 1/8 dose ratio) and Apo B/A-I ratios (1/8 dose ratio)...
  16. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of adjusted hazard ratios from 20 observational studies of bilateral versus single internal thoracic artery coronary artery bypass grafting
    Hisato Takagi
    Shizuoka Medical Center, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:1282-90. 2014
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  17. doi request reprint A review with meta-analysis of observational studies for survival following off-pump coronary artery bypass versus drug-eluting stent implantation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 18:807-13. 2014
    ..In conclusion, OPCAB may not improve survival over DES despite greater number of treated vessels in OPCAB than in DES or greater number of distal anastomosis in OPCAB than that of implanted stents in DES...
  18. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the association of primary abdominal wall hernia with abdominal aortic aneurysm
    H Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int Angiol 34:219-28. 2015
    ..Aim of the study was to determine whether primary abdominal wall hernia (AWH) is associated with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) presence, we performed a meta-analysis of studies investigating the association with primary AWH and AAA...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative autotransfusion in abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Arch Surg 142:1098-101. 2007
    ..To determine whether intraoperative autotransfusion reduces the percentage of patients undergoing allogeneic blood transfusion...
  20. doi request reprint Impact of paravalvular aortic regurgitation after transcatheter aortic valve implantation on survival
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 221:46-51. 2016
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  21. doi request reprint Association of diabetes mellitus with presence, expansion, and rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysm: "Curiouser and curiouser!" cried ALICE
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8611, Japan Electronic address
    Semin Vasc Surg 29:18-26. 2016
    ..Main results of almost all meta-analyses (except for the two earliest ones) apparently found that diabetes mellitus is negatively associated with presence, expansion, and rupture of AAA...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mesenteric malperfusion complicated with type A acute aortic dissection
    H Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int Angiol 34:445-53. 2015
    ..Patients with mesenteric malperfusion had a 9.7-fold risk of mortality relative to those without it. Evidence regarding optimal treatment of mesenteric malperfusion complicated with AAAD is very limited. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Preoperative measurement of the intrathrombotic pressure of a thrombosed popliteal artery aneurysm for decision of surgical indication
    H Takagi
    First Department of Surgery, Gifu University School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Int Angiol 24:380-2. 2005
    ..PAA may have the risk of rupture even though thrombosed, and preoperative measurement of the ITP might be useful to decide surgical indication...
  24. ncbi request reprint Stent placement for severe stenosis in the deep femoral artery with the occluded superficial femoral and popliteal arteries
    H Takagi
    First Department of Surgery, Gifu University School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Int Angiol 24:196-8. 2005
    ..The patient's ankle brachial index was remarkably increased from 0.25 to 0.61, and the preoperative symptoms were improved...
  25. doi request reprint Direct and adjusted indirect comparisons of perioperative mortality after sutureless or rapid-deployment aortic valve replacement versus transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 228:327-334. 2017
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  26. ncbi request reprint Paradoxical hemopericardium in type B acute aortic dissection
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:939-40. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Homocysteinemia is a risk factor for aortic dissection
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shizuoka 411 8611, Japan
    Med Hypotheses 64:1007-10. 2005
    ..The authors hereupon propose a novel hypothesis that homocysteine plays an important role in development of aortic dissection and that homocysteinemia is one of the risk factors for aortic dissection...
  28. ncbi request reprint Aortoduodenal syndrome
    H Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int Angiol 34:454-8. 2015
    ..Mean age of patients was 74.5±8.4 years, 71.4% of patients were men, and mean AAA diameter was 7.2±2.1 cm. We also discussed confusion between aortoduodenal syndrome and "superior mesenteric artery syndrome" associated with AAA. ..
  29. doi request reprint Prosthesis-Patient Mismatch After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 101:872-80. 2016
    ..We reviewed currently available studies that investigated prosthesis-patient mismatch (PPM) in transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) with a systematic literature search and meta-analytic estimates...
  30. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of adjusted observational studies and randomized controlled trials of endovascular versus open surgical repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int Angiol 35:534-545. 2016
    ....
  31. doi request reprint A Meta-Analysis of Total Arch Replacement With Frozen Elephant Trunk in Acute Type A Aortic Dissection
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka Japan
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 50:33-46. 2016
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy, we performed a meta-analysis of total arch replacement with frozen elephant trunk in exclusive acute type A (neither chronic nor type B) aortic dissection...
  32. doi request reprint Worse late-phase survival after elective endovascular than open surgical repair for intact abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol . 2017
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Coronary artery disease and abdominal aortic aneurysm growth
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Vasc Med 21:199-208. 2016
    ..e. a non-significantly negative association of CAD with AAA growth) in the pooled result from random-effects modeling (SMD, -0.06; 95% CI, -0.13 to 0.01; p = 0.12). In conclusion, CAD may be negatively associated with AAA growth. ..
  34. doi request reprint "Obesity paradox" in transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 58:113-120. 2017
    ..To determine whether body mass index (BMI) is associated with mortality in transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), we performed a mete-analysis of currently available studies...
  35. ncbi request reprint Negative Association of Diabetes With Thoracic Aortic Dissection and Aneurysm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Angiology . 2016
    ..34; 95% CI, 0.19-0.61; P = .0003) and TAA (OR, 0.65; 95% CI, 0.45-0.94; P = .02) were associated with significantly lower DM prevalence than controls. In conclusion, DM may be negatively associated with the presence of TAD/TAA...
  36. ncbi request reprint Better midterm survival in women after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) . 2016
    ..To determine whether female gender is independently associated with better survival after TAVI, we performed a meta-analysis pooling adjusted hazard ratios (HRs) based on multivariate Cox proportional hazard regression...
  37. doi request reprint Association of Hypertension with Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Expansion
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Ann Vasc Surg . 2016
    ..To determine whether hypertension is associated with AAA expansion, we reviewed currently available studies with a systematic literature search and meta-analytic estimate...
  38. doi request reprint A review of comparative studies of MitraClip versus surgical repair for mitral regurgitation
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 228:289-294. 2017
    ..We summarized comparative studies of MitraClip versus surgical repair for mitral regurgitation (MR) with a systematic literature search and meta-analytic estimates...
  39. ncbi request reprint Coexistent aortic dissection and hepatocellular carcinoma with elevated plasma transforming growth factor beta level: possible roles of fibrillin 1 and transforming growth factor beta
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sizuoka Medical Center, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:462-3. 2005
  40. doi request reprint The lower, the better? : fractional polynomials meta-regression of blood pressure reduction on stroke risk
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8611, Japan
    High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 20:135-8. 2013
    ..The objective of the present study is to determine whether there is a limit to the extent to which BP should be lowered...
  41. ncbi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinases synthesized in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease play a role in development of a concurrent abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8611, Japan
    Med Hypotheses 64:778-81. 2005
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Postoperative incision hernia in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm and aortoiliac occlusive disease: a systematic review
    H Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Centre, Shizuoka, Japan
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:177-81. 2007
    ..We conducted a systematic review to determine the incidence of postoperative incision hernia in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm compared to those with aortoiliac occlusive disease...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cognitive decline after off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:512-3. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint Off-pump surgery does not reduce stroke, compared with results of on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1059-60. 2007
  45. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of four randomized controlled trials on long-term outcomes of coronary artery bypass grafting versus percutaneous coronary intervention with stenting for multivessel coronary artery disease
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 101:1259-62. 2008
    ..However, PCI with stenting was associated with a statistically significant increase in subsequent PCI, subsequent CABG, subsequent revascularization (PCI or CABG), and major adverse cardiovascular events relative to CABG...
  46. doi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass may increase late mortality: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1881-8. 2010
    ..Previous meta-analyses of a few randomized trials found no differences for 1-year to 2-year mortality...
  47. doi request reprint A further meta-analysis of population-based screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 52:1103-8. 2010
    ..We performed an updated meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of AAA screening for prevention of long-term mortality in men...
  48. doi request reprint Worse long-term survival after off-pump than on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:1820-9. 2014
    ..To determine whether off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is associated with worse long-term survival compared with on-pump CABG. We performed a meta-analysis of adjusted observational studies and randomized controlled trials...
  49. doi request reprint Effects of telmisartan on proteinuria or albuminuria: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 167:1443-9. 2013
    ..We perform the first meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of telmisartan therapy on proteinuria/albuminuria...
  50. doi request reprint Effects of rosuvastatin versus atorvastatin on small dense low-density lipoprotein: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8611, Japan
    Heart Vessels 29:287-99. 2014
    ..It should be further investigated whether the reduction in sdLDL levels implies overt clinical benefits of rosuvastatin over atorvastatin. ..
  51. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of clinical studies of statins for prevention of abdominal aortic aneurysm expansion
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 52:1675-81. 2010
    ..To confirm whether statin therapy is associated with less AAA expansion, we performed a meta-analysis of clinical controlled studies of statin therapy for prevention of AAA expansion...
  52. doi request reprint Association of peripheral artery disease with abdominal aortic aneurysm growth
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 64:506-513. 2016
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Smoking promotes pathogenesis of aortic aneurysm through the 5-lipoxygenase pathway
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8611, Japan
    Med Hypotheses 64:1117-9. 2005
    ..Therefore, smoking may promote pathogenesis of aortic aneurysm through the 5-lipoxygenase pathway...
  54. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass sacrifices graft patency: meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:e2-3. 2007
  55. ncbi request reprint Association of chronic obstructive pulmonary, coronary artery, or peripheral artery disease with abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int Angiol . 2016
    ..To assess the association of COPD, CAD, or PAD with AAA rupture, we reviewed currently available studies with a systematic literature search and meta-analytic estimates...
  56. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of randomized trials of telmisartan vs. valsartan therapy for blood pressure reduction
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 36:627-33. 2013
    ..In conclusion, telmisartan therapy appears to reduce BP more than valsartan therapy in patients with hypertension...
  57. doi request reprint Effects of telmisartan therapy on interleukin-6 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha levels: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 36:368-73. 2013
    ..029) with telmisartan relative to control therapy, respectively. In conclusion, based on a meta-analysis of nine randomized controlled trials, telmisartan therapy is likely effective in reducing IL-6 and TNF-α levels...
  58. doi request reprint Worse survival after transcatheter aortic valve implantation than surgical aortic valve replacement: A meta-analysis of observational studies with a propensity-score analysis
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 220:320-7. 2016
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Negative association of diabetes with rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 13:341-7. 2016
    ..To summarize the association of diabetes with abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture, we reviewed currently available studies with a systematic literature search and meta-analytic evaluation...
  60. doi request reprint A Meta-Analysis of the Association of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Presence
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Ann Vasc Surg 34:84-94. 2016
    ..To determine whether COPD is associated with AAA presence, we performed a meta-analysis of contemporary clinical studies...
  61. ncbi request reprint Effects of statin therapy on abdominal aortic aneurysm growth: a meta-analysis and meta-regression of observational comparative studies
    H Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Shizuoka 411 8611, Japan
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 44:287-92. 2012
    ..To determine whether statin therapy reduces the growth rate of small abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs)...
  62. doi request reprint Review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials of remote ischemic preconditioning in cardiovascular surgery
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 102:1487-8. 2008
    ....
  63. doi request reprint Aprotinin increases mortality as compared with tranexamic acid in cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized head-to-head trials
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8611, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:98-101. 2009
    ..0499]). The present meta-analysis of updated all randomized head-to-head trials, the best evidence, demonstrated a statistically significant increase in mortality with aprotinin relative to tranexamic acid therapy in cardiac surgery...
  64. doi request reprint Plasma fibrinogen and D-dimer concentrations are associated with the presence of abdominal aortic aneurysm: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    H Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 38:273-7. 2009
    ..To summarise the present evidence for an association between circulating fibrinogen or D-dimer and presence of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) presence...
  65. doi request reprint Circulating lipoprotein(a) concentrations and abdominal aortic aneurysm presence
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8611, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:467-70. 2009
    ..3272). We found that circulating Lp(a) concentrations are likely higher in cases with AAA than in controls without AAA. Higher circulating Lp(a) concentrations may be associated with AAA presence...
  66. ncbi request reprint No association of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with abdominal aortic aneurysm growth
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, 762 1 Nagasawa, Shimizu cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8611, Japan
    Heart Vessels 31:1806-1816. 2016
    ..In conclusion, we found that COPD is not associated with AAA growth. Further investigations would be required to elucidate why COPD is not associated with AAA growth despite its positive association with AAA presence...
  67. doi request reprint Simple renal cyst and abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Hisato Takagi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Medical Center, Shizuoka, Japan Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 63:254-9.e1. 2016
    ..To summarize the association of simple renal cyst (SRC) with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), we reviewed currently available clinical studies with a systematic literature search and meta-analytic evaluation...