Rintaro Mori

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of physiological effects of skin-to-skin contact for newborns and mothers
    Rintaro Mori
    Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Izumi
    Pediatr Int 52:161-70. 2010
  2. pmc Financial incentive policies at workplace cafeterias for preventing obesity--a systematic review and meta-analysis (Protocol)
    Kimi Sawada
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Health Care, Kiryu University, 606 7 Azami, Kasakake, Midori shi, Gunma Pref 379 2392, Japan
    Syst Rev 3:128. 2014
  3. pmc The International Network for Evaluating Outcomes of very low birth weight, very preterm neonates (iNeo): a protocol for collaborative comparisons of international health services for quality improvement in neonatal care
    Prakesh S Shah
    Canadian Neonatal Network, Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 700 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X6, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:110. 2014
  4. doi request reprint High-dose versus low-dose oxytocin for augmentation of delayed labour
    Sara Kenyon
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2013
  5. doi request reprint Umbilical vein injection for the routine management of third stage of labour
    Rintaro Mori
    Collaboration for Research inGlobalWomen s andChildren sHealth, Tokyo, Japan
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Duration of inter-facility neonatal transport and neonatal mortality: systematic review and cohort study
    Rintaro Mori
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    Pediatr Int 49:452-8. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Antenatal corticosteroids promote survival of extremely preterm infants born at 22 to 23 weeks of gestation
    Rintaro Mori
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pediatr 159:110-114.e1. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic performance of urine dipstick testing in children with suspected UTI: a systematic review of relationship with age and comparison with microscopy
    R Mori
    Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Osaka, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 99:581-4. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Antibiotic prophylaxis for children at risk of developing urinary tract infection: a systematic review
    Rintaro Mori
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    Acta Paediatr 98:1781-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint An estimation of intrapartum-related perinatal mortality rates for booked home births in England and Wales between 1994 and 2003
    R Mori
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    BJOG 115:554-9. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of physiological effects of skin-to-skin contact for newborns and mothers
    Rintaro Mori
    Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Izumi
    Pediatr Int 52:161-70. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was therefore to investigate whether skin-to-skin contact for newborn babies and their mothers affects body temperature, heart rate and oxygen saturation of the babies...
  2. pmc Financial incentive policies at workplace cafeterias for preventing obesity--a systematic review and meta-analysis (Protocol)
    Kimi Sawada
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Health Care, Kiryu University, 606 7 Azami, Kasakake, Midori shi, Gunma Pref 379 2392, Japan
    Syst Rev 3:128. 2014
    ..This paper describes the protocol of a systematic review that will examine the effectiveness of financial incentive programs at company cafeterias in improving dietary habits, nutrient intake, and obesity prevention...
  3. pmc The International Network for Evaluating Outcomes of very low birth weight, very preterm neonates (iNeo): a protocol for collaborative comparisons of international health services for quality improvement in neonatal care
    Prakesh S Shah
    Canadian Neonatal Network, Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 700 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X6, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:110. 2014
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  4. doi request reprint High-dose versus low-dose oxytocin for augmentation of delayed labour
    Sara Kenyon
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Umbilical vein injection for the routine management of third stage of labour
    Rintaro Mori
    Collaboration for Research inGlobalWomen s andChildren sHealth, Tokyo, Japan
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012
    ..Use of umbilical route to deliver this uterotonic after delivery of the baby has been proposed. Therapeutic use of this has been assessed, although routine (prophylactic) use of this has not been evaluated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Duration of inter-facility neonatal transport and neonatal mortality: systematic review and cohort study
    Rintaro Mori
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    Pediatr Int 49:452-8. 2007
    ..Therefore the purpose of the present paper was to investigate the association between duration of inter-facility transport and perinatal mortality...
  7. doi request reprint Antenatal corticosteroids promote survival of extremely preterm infants born at 22 to 23 weeks of gestation
    Rintaro Mori
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pediatr 159:110-114.e1. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of antenatal corticosteroid (ACS) to improve neonatal outcomes for infants born at <24 weeks of gestation...
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic performance of urine dipstick testing in children with suspected UTI: a systematic review of relationship with age and comparison with microscopy
    R Mori
    Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Osaka, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 99:581-4. 2010
    ..Urine dipsticks are often used as an alternative to microscopy, although the diagnostic performance of dipsticks at different ages has not been established systematically...
  9. doi request reprint Antibiotic prophylaxis for children at risk of developing urinary tract infection: a systematic review
    Rintaro Mori
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    Acta Paediatr 98:1781-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to reduce the development of further renal scarring by the prevention of recurrent acute pyelonephritis...
  10. doi request reprint An estimation of intrapartum-related perinatal mortality rates for booked home births in England and Wales between 1994 and 2003
    R Mori
    National Collaborating Centre for Women s and Children s Health, London, UK
    BJOG 115:554-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to obtain the best estimate of intrapartum-related perinatal mortality (IPPM) rates for booked home births...
  11. doi request reprint Predictive value of Apgar score in infants with very low birth weight
    Rintaro Mori
    Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Osaka, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 97:720-3. 2008
    ..Accurate prediction of the prognosis of infants with very low birth weight is beneficial both for their parents and for healthcare professionals...
  12. doi request reprint A nationwide investigation on gestational age specific birthweight and mortality among Japanese twins
    Ruoyan Gai Tobe
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 25:228-35. 2011
    ..Using logistic regression, lower gestational age, small for gestational age, monochorionic twins and vaginal delivery tended to have higher risks of mortality...
  13. pmc An hour-specific transcutaneous bilirubin nomogram for Mongolian neonates
    Moe Akahira-Azuma
    Department of Pediatrics, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1 21 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 162 8655, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 174:1299-304. 2015
    ..TcB levels increased most rapidly in the first 24 h and less rapidly from 24 to 78 h, reaching a plateau after 78 h for the 50th percentile. TcB levels of Mongolian neonates for each time point were higher than those of previous studies...
  14. doi request reprint Zinc supplementation for improving pregnancy and infant outcome
    Erika Ota
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan, 157 8535
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD000230. 2015
    ....
  15. pmc Use of the ICU Nurse-Physician Questionnaire (ICU N-P-Q): testing reliability and validity in neonatal intensive care units in Japan
    Hatoko Sasaki
    Department of Health Informatics, School of Public Health, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan Department of Neonatology, Maternal and Perinatal Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    BMJ Open 6:e010105. 2016
    ..This study aimed to examine the reliability and validity of the Intensive Care Unit Nurse-Physician Questionnaire (ICU N-P-Q) for use among nurses and physicians in neonatal ICUs (NICUs) in Japan...
  16. pmc Tocolysis for inhibiting preterm birth in extremely preterm birth, multiple gestations and in growth-restricted fetuses: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Celine Miyazaki
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Reprod Health 13:4. 2016
    ..22, 95% CI 0.26 to 19.24). In summary, there is no evidence to draw conclusions on the effectiveness of tocolytic therapy for women with threatened extremely preterm birth, multiple gestations, and growth-restricted babies...
  17. doi request reprint Maternal and Child Health in Mongolia at 3 Years After Childbirth: A Population-Based Cross-Sectional Descriptive Study
    Kenji Takehara
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, 157 8535, Japan
    Matern Child Health J 20:1072-81. 2016
    ..Our study aims to describe priority health issues in maternal and child health in Mongolia 3 years after childbirth, and key areas requiring further health policy development...
  18. doi request reprint Vitamin supplementation for preventing miscarriage
    Olukunmi O Balogun
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Medical Building No 2, Hongo Campus, 2 10 1 Okura, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, 157 8535
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2016
    ..Poor dietary intake of vitamins has been associated with an increased risk of miscarriage, therefore supplementing women with vitamins either prior to or in early pregnancy may help prevent miscarriage...
  19. pmc Assessing doctors' competencies using multisource feedback: validating a Japanese version of the Sheffield Peer Review Assessment Tool (SPRAT)
    Hatoko Sasaki
    Department of Health Informatics, School of Public Health, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    BMJ Open 5:e007135. 2015
    ..To assess the validity and reliability of the Sheffield Peer Review Assessment Tool (SPRAT) Japanese version for evaluating doctors' competencies using multisource feedback...
  20. pmc Antenatal Corticosteroids for Reducing Adverse Maternal and Child Outcomes in Special Populations of Women at Risk of Imminent Preterm Birth: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Rachel M Amiya
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 11:e0147604. 2016
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Antenatal dietary education and supplementation to increase energy and protein intake
    Erika Ota
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan, 157 8535
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2015
    ..Gestational weight gain is positively associated with fetal growth, and observational studies of food supplementation in pregnancy have reported increases in gestational weight gain and fetal growth...
  22. pmc Risk factors and adverse perinatal outcomes among term and preterm infants born small-for-gestational-age: secondary analyses of the WHO Multi-Country Survey on Maternal and Newborn Health
    Erika Ota
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e105155. 2014
    ..We aim to estimate the association between the birth of SGA infants and the risk factors and adverse perinatal outcomes among twenty-nine countries in Africa, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia in 359 health facilities in 2010-11...
  23. ncbi request reprint High dose versus low dose oxytocin for augmentation of delayed labour
    Rintaro Mori
    Collaboration for Research in Global Women s and Children s Health, 1 13 10 Matsunoki, Suginami ku, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, 166 0014
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD007201. 2011
    ..High dose may potentially increase the number of spontaneous vaginal births, but as oxytocin can cause hyperstimulation of the uterus, there is a possibility of increased adverse events...
  24. doi request reprint Long-term effects of earlier initiated continuous Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) for low-birth-weight (LBW) infants in Madagascar
    Shuko Nagai
    Department of Health Informatics, Kyoto University, School of Public Health, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 100:e241-7. 2011
    ..To examine the long-term effects of earlier initiated continuous Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) for relatively stable low-birth-weight (LBW) infants in a resource-limited country...
  25. doi request reprint A different view on imaging of UTI
    Kjell Tullus
    Department of Paediatrics, Nephrology Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK
    Acta Paediatr 97:1016-8. 2008
  26. pmc Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial to test the effectiveness of providing information on childbirth and postnatal period to partners of pregnant women
    Kenji Takehara
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    BMJ Open 6:e011919. 2016
    ....
  27. pmc Caesarean section by maternal age group among singleton deliveries and primiparous Japanese women: a secondary analysis of the WHO Global Survey on Maternal and Perinatal Health
    Kyoko Yoshioka-Maeda
    Department of Community Health Nursing, School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 16:39. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate caesarean section indications by maternal age group and examine the association between age and caesarean section in primiparous Japanese women with singleton births...
  28. doi request reprint Supplementation with multiple micronutrients for breastfeeding women for improving outcomes for the mother and baby
    Sarah K Abe
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Medical Building No 3, Hongo Campus, 7 3 1 Hongo, Tokyo, Japan, 113 0033
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD010647. 2016
    ..Multiple-micronutrient supplementation might be an option to solve these problems...
  29. pmc Antenatal Risk Factors of Postpartum Depression at 20 Weeks Gestation in a Japanese Sample: Psychosocial Perspectives from a Cohort Study in Tokyo
    Yoshiyuki Tachibana
    Division of Infant and Toddler Mental Health, Department of Psychosocial Medicine, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0142410. 2015
    ..A cohort study with a Japanese sample was conducted...
  30. pmc The Maternal and Child Health (MCH) handbook in Mongolia: a cluster-randomized, controlled trial
    Rintaro Mori
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0119772. 2015
    ..To assess the effectiveness of the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) handbook in Mongolia to increase antenatal clinic attendance, and to enhance health-seeking behaviors and other health outcomes...
  31. doi request reprint Zinc supplementation for improving pregnancy and infant outcome
    Erika Ota
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan, 157 8535
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD000230. 2015
    ....
  32. doi request reprint The quick and easy Mongolian Rapid Baby Scale shows good concurrent validity and sensitivity
    Amarjargal Dagvadorj
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 104:e94-9. 2015
    ....
  33. pmc Brief parenteral nutrition accelerates weight gain, head growth even in healthy VLBWs
    Naho Morisaki
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, Setagayaku, Tokyo, Japan Department of Pediatrics, University of Tokyo, Bunkyoku, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e88392. 2014
    ..Our aim was to examine this issue using data from Japan, where enteral feeding typically advances at a rapid rate...
  34. doi request reprint Antenatal dietary advice and supplementation to increase energy and protein intake
    Erika Ota
    Department of GlobalHealth Policy, Graduate School ofMedicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012
    ..Gestational weight gain is positively associated with fetal growth, and observational studies of food supplementation in pregnancy have reported increases in gestational weight gain and fetal growth...
  35. doi request reprint Birthweight discordance, risk factors and its impact on perinatal mortality among Japanese twins: data from a national project during 2001-2005
    Ruoyan Gai Tobe
    Department of Global Health Policy, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Twin Res Hum Genet 13:490-4. 2010
    ..From 25% of birthweight discordance, risk to discharge mortality tended to significantly increase, suggesting it should be added as a reference for clinical practices...
  36. doi request reprint Needs assessment for collaborative network in pediatric clinical research and education
    Akira Ishiguro
    Department of Postgraduate Education and Training, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Int . 2016
    ..To identify the network infrastructure, we conducted a survey on the support and education for clinical research currently available in children's hospitals...
  37. pmc Japanese secular trends in birthweight and the prevalence of low birthweight infants during the last three decades: A population-based study
    Yo Takemoto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan
    Sci Rep 6:31396. 2016
    ..Understanding the long-term trends for singleton births may allow us to identify the associated risk factors and reduce the future socioeconomic burden that is associated with low birthweight infants. ..
  38. doi request reprint Potential protective effect of lactation against incidence of type 2 diabetes in women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus : A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kanako Tanase-Nakao
    Division of Maternal Medicine, Center for Maternal Fetal, Neonatal and Reproductive Medicine, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev . 2017
    ..We aimed to conduct a systematic review to gather available evidence...
  39. pmc Prophylactic antibiotics for manual removal of retained placenta during vaginal birth: a systematic review of observational studies and meta-analysis
    Ezinne C Chibueze
    Department of Health Policy, National Center for Child Health and Development, 10 1 2 Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, 157 8535, Japan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 15:313. 2015
    ..We conducted a systematic review to determine the efficacy and safety of routine use of antibiotics for preventing adverse maternal outcomes related to manual placenta removal following vaginal birth...
  40. pmc Validation of a transcutaneous bilirubin meter in Mongolian neonates: comparison with total serum bilirubin
    Moe Akahira-Azuma
    Department of Pediatrics, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Pediatr 13:151. 2013
    ..The transcutaneous bilirubin (TcB) meter is a non-invasive medical device for screening neonates. The study aimed to investigate the validity of a TcB meter in a resource-limited setting such as Mongolia...
  41. doi request reprint Long-term alpha-tocopherol supplements may improve mental development in extremely low birthweight infants
    Hiroyuki Kitajima
    Department of Neonatal Medicine, Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Izumi, Japan
    Acta Paediatr 104:e82-9. 2015
    ..We assessed the effects of long-term supplementation of alpha-tocopherol on the neurological development of 259 school-aged ELBW children...
  42. doi request reprint Hypnosis for induction of labour
    Daisuke Nishi
    Department of Mental Health Policy and Evaluation, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, 4 1 1, Ogawahigashicho, Kodaira, Tokyo, Japan, 187 8553
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD010852. 2014
    ..However, the effectiveness of hypnosis for inducing labour has not yet been fully evaluated...
  43. doi request reprint Prophylactic interventions after delivery of placenta for reducing bleeding during the postnatal period
    Yukari Yaju
    Research Center for Development of Nursing Practice, St Luke s College of Nursing, 3 8 5, Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, Japan, 104 0045
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD009328. 2013
    ..There are, furthermore, no Cochrane reviews that have so far considered herbal therapies or homeopathic remedies for the prevention of PPH after delivery of the placenta...
  44. pmc Risk factors of pre-eclampsia/eclampsia and its adverse outcomes in low- and middle-income countries: a WHO secondary analysis
    Ver Luanni Bilano
    Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e91198. 2014
    ..We aimed to estimate the associations between pre-eclampsia/eclampsia and its risk factors, and adverse maternal and perinatal outcomes...
  45. doi request reprint Schedules for home visits in the early postpartum period
    Naohiro Yonemoto
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Translational Medical Center, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Japan
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD009326. 2013
    ..Home visits by health professionals or lay supporters in the weeks following the birth may prevent health problems from becoming chronic with long-term effects on women, their babies, and their families...
  46. doi request reprint Interventions for improving outcomes for pregnant women who have experienced genital cutting
    Olukunmi O Balogun
    Department of Social and Preventive Epidemiology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD009872. 2013
    ..This review focuses on key interventions carried out to improve outcome and overall quality of life in pregnant women who have undergone FGC...