Affiliation: Tokyo Women's Medical University
- The Combination of Elevated Triglycerides and Abnormal Fasting Glucose Increases Risk of Cerebral Infarction in Patients With Mild to Moderate Hypercholesterolemia: A Post Hoc Analysis of the MEGA StudyTomoko Nakagami
Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 20:169-73. 2015..We explored the combined effect of elevated TGs and glucose on CVD in a post hoc analysis of the large-scale Management of Elevated Cholesterol in the Primary Prevention Group of Adult Japanese (MEGA) Study...
- Relationship between hemoglobin A1c and cardiovascular disease in mild-to-moderate hypercholesterolemic Japanese individuals: subanalysis of a large-scale randomized controlled trialRimei Nishimura
Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishi shinbashi, Minato ku, Tokyo 105 8461, Japan
Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:58. 2011..We analyzed this relation using clinical data on Japanese individuals with hypercholesterolemia...
- Hemoglobin A1c in predicting progression to diabetesTomoko Nakagami
Diabetes Centre, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1, Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 87:126-31. 2010..3% than FPG 5.56 mmol/l (14.3% vs. 19.6%, p-value<0.001). HbA1c is similar to FPG to evaluate DM risk, and HbA1c could be practical and efficient to select subjects for intervention...
- Raised fasting plasma glucose a better predictor of diabetes than the IDF definition of the metabolic syndromeTomoko Nakagami
Diabetes Centre, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 85:e19-21. 2009..Raised FPG was better at identifying future diabetes than either IDF MetS or a constellation of risk factors except for raised FPG with and without abdominal adiposity. This should shed light on a screening program for future DM in Japan...
- The fasting plasma glucose cut-point predicting a diabetic 2-h OGTT glucose level depends on the phenotypeTomoko Nakagami
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 55:35-43. 2002..1 mmol/l. There seems to be ethnic differences with respect to optimal FPG cut-point, and different screening strategies may be necessary in different parts of the world...
- Combined use of fasting plasma glucose and glycated hemoglobin A1c in a stepwise fashion to detect undiagnosed diabetes mellitusTomoko Nakagami
Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Tohoku J Exp Med 213:25-32. 2007..In conclusion, the screening test scenario, in which an OGTT would be followed by the combined use of FPG and HbA1c in a stepwise fashion according to the JNDSP guideline, was not effective in identifying people with undiagnosed DM...
- Is the measurement of glycated hemoglobin A1c alone an efficient screening test for undiagnosed diabetes? Japan National Diabetes SurveyTomoko Nakagami
Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1, Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 76:251-6. 2007..The measurement of HbA1c alone may be efficient to screen undiagnosed DM and the cut-off point of 5.6% might be proper with respect to screening tests properties for undiagnosed DM, and prediction of vascular complications in Japan...
- Hyperglycaemia and mortality from all causes and from cardiovascular disease in five populations of Asian originT Nakagami
Steno Diabetes Centre, Niels Steensense Vej 2, 2820, Gentofte, Denmark
Diabetologia 47:385-94. 2004..The study was done to assess how well fasting and 2-h plasma glucose (FPG, 2-h PG) after a 75-g OGTT predict cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality in Asian subjects...
- Age, body mass index and Type 2 diabetes-associations modified by ethnicityT Nakagami
Steno Diabetes Centre, Niels Steensense Vej 2, 2820, Gentofte, Denmark
Diabetologia 46:1063-70. 2003..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of ethnicity on the association between age and body mass index as well as the prevalence of diabetes...
- Intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: a cross-sectional study in Japanese men and womenJ Oya
Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Eur J Clin Nutr 64:1179-85. 2010..The supplementation of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) improves NAFLD. The aim of this study is to assess the cross-sectional association between dietary n-3 PUFAs and NAFLD in Japanese men and women...
- Increase in gamma-glutamyltransferase level and development of established cardiovascular risk factors and diabetes in Japanese adultsSachiyo Jimba
Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Metab Syndr Relat Disord 7:411-8. 2009..We investigated the predictive value of changes in serum gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) for the development of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in Japanese...
- Incidence and development of diabetic microangiopathy of fulminant type 1 diabetes--comparison with non-fulminant type 1 diabetesHiroko Takaike
Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo
Intern Med 49:1079-83. 2010..The aim of this study was to assess the development of microangiopathy in patients with fulminant type 1 diabetes followed in our diabetes center...
- Screen-detected diabetes, hypertension and hypercholesterolemia as predictors of cardiovascular mortality in five populations of Asian origin: the DECODA studyTomoko Nakagami
Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:555-61. 2006..The aims of this study were to assess the predictive value of glucose tolerance status as a risk factor for CVD and identify a high-risk group for fatal CVD in population-based studies of Asians...
- Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and optimal waist circumference cut-off values in JapanRimei Nishimura
Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, 3 25 8 Nishishinbashi, Tokyo, Japan
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 78:77-84. 2007..Based on the new values, the prevalence of MetS was found to be 22.8% for males and 19.2% for females. The present study revealed that optimal waist circumference cut-off value was much shorter than that previously proposed in females...
- Cardiovascular event rates in patients with cerebrovascular disease and atherothrombosis at other vascular locations: results from 1-year outcomes in the Japanese REACH RegistryShinichiro Uchiyama
Department of Neurology, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
J Neurol Sci 287:45-51. 2009..9 were significant predisposing factors for stroke. Patients with CVD and co-existing atherothrombotic diseases had a high risk of recurrent events, including events arising in other vascular beds than originally diagnosed...
- [Clinical relevance of IGT in the DECODA Study]Tomoko Nakagami
Department of Internal Medicine III, Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University
Nihon Rinsho 63:35-40. 2005
- Age- and sex-specific prevalence of diabetes and impaired glucose regulation in 11 Asian cohortsQing Qiao
Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
Diabetes Care 26:1770-80. 2003..To report the age- and sex-specific prevalence of diabetes and impaired glucose regulation (IGR) according to revised World Health Organization criteria for diabetes in Asian populations...
- Hepatic steatosis rather than visceral adiposity is more closely associated with insulin resistance in the early stage of obesityTaro Wasada
The Internal Medicine, Saitama ken Saiseikai Kurihashi Hospital, Saitama ken 349 1105, Japan
Metabolism 57:980-5. 2008....