Affiliation: University of Tsukuba
- [Comparative study of daily maximum exposure to temperatures during hot summer days in 3 Japanese cities]Michinori Kabuto
National Institute for Environmental Studies
Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 52:775-84. 2005....
- Cost-effectiveness analysis of influenza vaccination for people aged 65 and over in JapanShu ling Hoshi
University of Tsukuba, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, Doctoral Program in Human care Sciences, Department of Health Care Policy and Management, Japan
Vaccine 25:6511-21. 2007..Authors also conclude that switching from current strategy to strategy which provides 100% subsidy for all, or strategy which provides 100% subsidy for high-risk elderlies only, can be cost-effective as well...
- Heat-related mortality risk model for climate change impact projectionYasushi Honda
Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Comprehensive Research Building D 709, 1 1 1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba, 305 8577, Japan
Environ Health Prev Med 19:56-63. 2014..We previously developed a model for projection of heat-related mortality attributable to climate change. The objective of this paper is to improve the fit and precision of and examine the robustness of the model...
- Mortality among workers at a talc mining and milling facilityYasushi Honda
Environmental Health Sciences Program, Institute of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Ann Occup Hyg 46:575-85. 2002..This study evaluated mortality among workers at a talc mining and milling facility...
- Effect of CO₂ on the ventilatory sensitivity to rising body temperature during exerciseKeiji Hayashi
Institute of Health and Sports Science, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
J Appl Physiol (1985) 110:1334-41. 2011..The increase in Ve was accompanied by increases in V(T) and f(R). These results suggest that restoration of arterial PCO(2) to nearly eucapnic levels increases ventilatory sensitivity to rising body temperature by around threefold...
- Assessment of historical exposures to talc at a mining and milling facilityKent Oestenstad
Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, 35294 0022, USA
Ann Occup Hyg 46:587-96. 2002..55 with an average difference of 0.01 mg/m(3) and a range of 0.60 to -0.48 mg/m(3). The estimates were considered to be acceptable for determining relative ranking of subjects according to cumulative exposure...
- [Research on choices of people with mild symptoms of common cold between consulting physicians and taking OTC (over-the-counter) medicine using a hypothetical question method]Tamie Sugawara
Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Science, Universtity of Tsukuba
Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 52:618-26. 2005..Our prediction of employees' choices with these alternatives will contribute to cost-containment policies of health insurers...
- Childhood leukemia and magnetic fields in Japan: a case-control study of childhood leukemia and residential power-frequency magnetic fields in JapanMichinori Kabuto
National Institute for Environmental Studies, Ibaraki, Japan
Int J Cancer 119:643-50. 2006..Most of the leukemia cases in the highest exposure category had MF levels far above 0.4 microT. Our results provided additional evidence that high MF exposure was associated with a higher risk of childhood leukemia, particularly of ALL...