Masanori Ohta

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Affiliation: University of Occupational and Environmental Health
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of bench step exercise on arterial stiffness in post-menopausal women: contribution of IGF-1 bioactivity and nitric oxide production
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Growth Horm IGF Res 22:36-41. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of the physical activities in leisure time and commuting to work on mental health
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Occup Health 49:46-52. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure-lowering effects of lifestyle modification: possible involvement of nitric oxide bioavailability
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Hypertens Res 28:779-86. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Sense of coherence is significantly associated with both metabolic syndrome and lifestyle in Japanese computer software office workers
    Yusaku Morita
    Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, Department of Health Development, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 27:967-79. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Hindlimb unloading decreases thioredoxin-related antioxidant proteins and increases thioredoxin-binding protein-2 in rat skeletal muscle
    Yasuyuki Matsushima
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Free Radic Res 40:715-22. 2006
  6. pmc The effects of single long and accumulated short bouts of exercise on cardiovascular risks in male Japanese workers: a randomized controlled study
    Masafumi Eguchi
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Ind Health 51:563-71. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Effects of exercise therapy alone and in combination with a calcium channel blocker or an angiotensin receptor blocker in hypertensive patients
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial and Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 34:523-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of lifestyle modification program implemented in the community on workers' job satisfaction
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Ind Health 45:49-55. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Sense of coherence modifies the effect of overtime work on mental health
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health
    J Occup Health 57:297-301. 2015
  10. doi request reprint The relationship between work ability and oxidative stress in Japanese workers
    Masanori Ohta
    a Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health Japan, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Ergonomics 57:1265-73. 2014

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Effects of bench step exercise on arterial stiffness in post-menopausal women: contribution of IGF-1 bioactivity and nitric oxide production
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Growth Horm IGF Res 22:36-41. 2012
    ..To examine the effect of bench step exercise on arterial pulse wave velocity (PWV) and the associated contribution of insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-1 bioactivity and nitric oxide (NO)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of the physical activities in leisure time and commuting to work on mental health
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Occup Health 49:46-52. 2007
    ..In women, there was no significant association between any of the indices of physical activity. In conclusion, leisure-time exercise and walking or cycling during commuting to work may be associated with better mental health in men...
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure-lowering effects of lifestyle modification: possible involvement of nitric oxide bioavailability
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Hypertens Res 28:779-86. 2005
    ..These results indicate that the level of NO bioavailability influences the mechanism of the blood pressure-lowering effect of aerobic exercise and diet...
  4. doi request reprint Sense of coherence is significantly associated with both metabolic syndrome and lifestyle in Japanese computer software office workers
    Yusaku Morita
    Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, Department of Health Development, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 27:967-79. 2014
    ..This cross-sectional study aimed at testing the hypothesis that workers with a strong SOC have fewer atherosclerotic risk factors, including MetS, and healthier lifestyle behaviors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hindlimb unloading decreases thioredoxin-related antioxidant proteins and increases thioredoxin-binding protein-2 in rat skeletal muscle
    Yasuyuki Matsushima
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Free Radic Res 40:715-22. 2006
    ..Furthermore, the increase in TBP-2 preceding the muscle atrophy may suppress the thioredoxin-mediated redox signaling, which can be an initial trigger leading to disuse muscle atrophy...
  6. pmc The effects of single long and accumulated short bouts of exercise on cardiovascular risks in male Japanese workers: a randomized controlled study
    Masafumi Eguchi
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Ind Health 51:563-71. 2013
    ..These results indicate that accumulated short bouts of exercise are an effective option, especially for busy workers, for incorporating exercise into one's lifestyle. ..
  7. doi request reprint Effects of exercise therapy alone and in combination with a calcium channel blocker or an angiotensin receptor blocker in hypertensive patients
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial and Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 34:523-9. 2012
    ..Thus, this study enabled the identification of the drugs suitable for combination with exercise therapy in the treatment of hypertensive patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of lifestyle modification program implemented in the community on workers' job satisfaction
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Ind Health 45:49-55. 2007
    ..The health promotion program implemented in the community may be useful for workers' job satisfaction especially through the dissipation of fatigue by refreshment sleep...
  9. doi request reprint Sense of coherence modifies the effect of overtime work on mental health
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health
    J Occup Health 57:297-301. 2015
    ..Since SOC represents a personal ability to manage psychological stressors, we hypothesized that a strong SOC would modify the adverse effect of an objective measure of overtime work on mental health...
  10. doi request reprint The relationship between work ability and oxidative stress in Japanese workers
    Masanori Ohta
    a Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health Japan, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Ergonomics 57:1265-73. 2014
    ..Taken together, the results suggest that lifestyle modification programmes enhance the personal resources component of work ability and are associated with a reduction in oxidative stress. ..
  11. doi request reprint Urea, the most abundant component in urine, cross-reacts with a commercial 8-OH-dG ELISA kit and contributes to overestimation of urinary 8-OH-dG
    Ming Fen Song
    Department of Environmental Oncology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Free Radic Biol Med 47:41-6. 2009
    ..In addition, performance of the ELISA at 4 degrees C reduced the recognition of urea considerably and improved the 8-OH-dG analysis...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Current trends in the effects of stretching: application to physical exercise in the workplace]
    Yasumasa Eguchi
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    J UOEH 33:247-53. 2011
    ..There are various aims of workplace physical exercise, so we have to consider the situational method when we apply stretching to occupational health...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of lifestyle modification on physical fitness and work ability in different workstyles
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    J UOEH 26:411-21. 2004
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  14. doi request reprint Associations of the work duration, sleep duration and number of holidays with an exaggerated blood pressure response during an exercise stress test among workers
    Ryoma Michishita
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Science, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahata nishi ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka 807 8555, Japan
    Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 58:11-20. 2016
    ..This study was designed to investigate the relationships of work duration, sleep duration and number of holidays with blood pressure response during an exercise stress test among normotensive workers...
  15. doi request reprint Stretching versus transitory icing: which is the more effective treatment for attenuating muscle fatigue after repeated manual labor?
    Yasumasa Eguchi
    Department of Human, Information and Life Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, 1 1, Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, 807 8555, Japan
    Eur J Appl Physiol 114:2617-23. 2014
    ..We performed a study to elucidate the effects of stretching and icing on muscle fatigue in subjects performing alternating muscle contraction and rest...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Worksite health promotion and occupational physicians: interventional effects of exercises]
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    J UOEH 35:141-9. 2013
    ..Worksite health promotion should be considered an important company initiative in terms of work-related outcomes such as job satisfaction, work ability, and absenteeism in addition to cardiovascular risk factors. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of transitory stimulation interval exercise on physical function: a randomized controlled pilot study among Japanese Subjects
    Yasumasa Eguchi
    Department of Health Development, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    J UOEH 34:297-308. 2012
    ..Overall, there were few significant differences between the CME group and the TSIE group. There might not be any differences between the TSIE and the CME in a long term intervention with equalized training volumes...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Introduction to lifestyle modifications for hypertension]
    Chieko Takigami
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Nihon Rinsho 64:211-5. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Increase of human MTH1 and decrease of 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine in leukocyte DNA by acute and chronic exercise in healthy male subjects
    Yuji Sato
    Department of Health Development, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Iseigaoka, Yahata Nishiku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 305:333-8. 2003
    ..These results suggest that a mild exercise has a beneficial effect on the maintenance of low levels of 8-OH-dG probably by keeping the sanitization system at higher levels...
  20. doi request reprint Work improvement factors for the amelioration of work ability, with a focus on individual capacity to deal with stress in an IT company
    Masanori Ohta
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    J UOEH 37:23-32. 2015
    ..In conclusion, improvements in the work environment can increase the work ability of Japanese IT workers in conformity with their capacity to deal with stress...
  21. doi request reprint [WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) Article 8: protection from exposure to tobacco smoke]
    Hiroshi Yamato
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 70:3-14. 2015
    ..These data and information should be widely disseminated to policy makers, media, owners of service industries, and Japanese people. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint The economic effects of smoking restriction within casual dining chain restaurants in Japan
    Hiroshi Yamato
    Department of Health Development, Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, University of Occupational Health
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 61:130-5. 2014
    ..This study examined the economic effects of the smoking prohibition within a non-designated smoking zone of casual dining chain restaurants in Japan...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of folate, other B vitamins, and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in relation to depressive symptoms in Japanese adults
    Kentaro Murakami
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, Research Institute, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
    Nutrition 24:140-7. 2008
    ..We examined cross-sectional associations between the intake of folate, other B vitamins, and omega-3 PUFAs and depressive symptoms in Japanese adults...