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2014
15 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac erosion after catheter closure of atrial septal defect: Septal malalignment may be a novel risk factor for erosion

Kijima, Y., Akagi, T., Nakagawa, K., Promphan, W., Toh, N., Nakamura, K., Sano, S. & Ito, H., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Cardiology Cases. 9, 4, p. 134-137 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Differential association of visceral adipose tissue with coronary plaque characteristics in patients with and without diabetes mellitus

Osawa, K., Miyoshi, T., Koyama, Y., Sato, S., Akagi, N., Morimitsu, Y., Kubo, M., Sugiyama, H., Nakamura, K., Morita, H., Kanazawa, S. & Ito, H., Mar 14 2014, In : Cardiovascular Diabetology. 13, 1, 61.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

DPP-4 inhibitor and alpha-glucosidase inhibitor equally improve endothelial function in patients with type 2 diabetes: EDGE study

Nakamura, K., Oe, H., Kihara, H., Shimada, K., Fukuda, S., Watanabe, K., Takagi, T., Yunoki, K., Miyoshi, T., Hirata, K., Yoshikawa, J. & Ito, H., Jul 30 2014, In : Cardiovascular Diabetology. 13, 1, 110.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Citations (Scopus)
47 Citations (Scopus)

Electrocardiographic parameters and fatal arrhythmic events in patients with brugada syndrome: Combination of depolarization and repolarization abnormalities

Tokioka, K., Kusano, K. F., Morita, H., Miura, D., Nishii, N., Nagase, S., Nakamura, K., Kohno, K., Ito, H. & Ohe, T., May 27 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 63, 20, p. 2131-2138 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatopulmonary syndrome in Japanese liver cirrhosis patients

Okada, H., Takaki, A., Yagi, T., Yasunaka, T., Gotoda, T., Oe, H., Nakamura, K., Sato, S., Sadamori, H., Shinoura, S., Umeda, Y., Yoshida, R., Utsumi, M., Nobuoka, D., Yasuda, Y., Ikeda, F., Miyake, Y., Ito, H., Fujiwara, T. & Yamamoto, K., 2014, In : Acta Hepatologica Japonica. 55, 3, p. 143-154 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low serum level of secreted frizzled-related protein 5, an anti-inflammatory adipokine, is associated with coronary artery disease

Miyoshi, T., Doi, M., Usui, S., Iwamoto, M., Kajiya, M., Takeda, K., Nosaka, K., Nakayama, R., Okawa, K., Takagi, W., Nakamura, K., Hirohata, S. & Ito, H., Apr 2014, In : Atherosclerosis. 233, 2, p. 454-459 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Olmesartan reduces inflammatory biomarkers in patients with stable coronary artery disease undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: Results from the OLIVUS trial

Miyoshi, T., Hirohata, A., Usui, S., Yamamoto, K., Murakami, T., Komatsubara, I., Kusachi, S., Ohe, T., Nakamura, K. & Ito, H., Mar 2014, In : Heart and Vessels. 29, 2, p. 178-185 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Omega-3 fatty acids improve postprandial lipemia and associated endothelial dysfunction in healthy individuals - a randomized cross-over trial

Miyoshi, T., Noda, Y., Ohno, Y., Sugiyama, H., Oe, H., Nakamura, K., Kohno, K. & Ito, H., Oct 1 2014, In : Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy. 68, 8, p. 1071-1077 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Pioglitazone prevents the endothelial dysfunction induced by ischemia and reperfusion in healthy subjects

Sakatani, Y., Miyoshi, T., Oe, H., Noda, Y., Ohno, Y., Nakamura, K., Saito, Y., Osawa, K., Morita, H., Kohno, K. & Ito, H., Oct 1 2014, In : Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology. 64, 4, p. 326-331 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Reverse remodeling of pulmonary arteries by high-dose prostaglandin I2 therapy: A case report

Akagi, S., Nakamura, K., Matsubara, H., Ohta-Ogo, K., Yutani, C., Miyaji, K., Ogawa, A., Kusano, K., Oto, T., Ishibashi-Ueda, H. & Ito, H., May 2014, In : Journal of Cardiology Cases. 9, 5, p. 173-176 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment with imatinib for refractory PAH

Nakamura, K., Akagi, S., Sarashina, T., Ogawa, A., Matsubara, H. & Ito, H., 2014, In : Folia Pharmacologica Japonica. 143, 4, p. 173-177 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Citations (Scopus)
2013

A Decreased Level of Serum Soluble Klotho Is an Independent Biomarker Associated with Arterial Stiffness in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Kitagawa, M., Sugiyama, H., Morinaga, H., Inoue, T., Takiue, K., Ogawa, A., Yamanari, T., Kikumoto, Y., Uchida, H. A., Kitamura, S., Maeshima, Y., Nakamura, K., Ito, H. & Makino, H., Feb 19 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 2, e56695.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Citations (Scopus)

Alogliptin ameliorates postprandial lipemia and postprandial endothelial dysfunction in non- diabetic subjects: A preliminary report

Noda, Y., Miyoshi, T., Oe, H., Ohno, Y., Nakamura, K., Toh, N., Kohno, K., Morita, H., Kusano, K. & Ito, H., Jan 9 2013, In : Cardiovascular Diabetology. 12, 1, 8.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Citations (Scopus)

Different sizes of centrilobular ground-glass opacities in chest high-resolution computed tomography of patients with pulmonary veno-occlusive disease and patients with pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis

Miura, A., Akagi, S., Nakamura, K., Ohta-Ogo, K., Hashimoto, K., Nagase, S., Kohno, K., Kusano, K., Ogawa, A., Matsubara, H., Toyooka, S., Oto, T., Ohtsuka, A., Ohe, T. & Ito, H., Jul 2013, In : Cardiovascular Pathology. 22, 4, p. 287-293 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Increased passive stiffness of cardiomyocytes in the transverse direction and residual actin and myosin cross-bridge formation in hypertrophied rat hearts induced by chronic β-adrenergic stimulation

Yoshikawa, W. S., Nakamura, K., Miura, D., Shimizu, J., Hashimoto, K., Kataoka, N., Toyota, H., Okuyama, H., Miyoshi, T., Morita, H., Kusano, K. F., Matsuo, T., Takaki, M., Kajiya, F., Yagi, N., Ohe, T. & Ito, H., 2013, In : Circulation Journal. 77, 3, p. 741-748 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Novel SCN3B mutation associated with brugada syndrome affects intracellular trafficking and function of Nav1.5

Ishikawa, T., Takahashi, N., Ohno, S., Sakurada, H., Nakamura, K., On, Y. K., Park, J. E., Makiyama, T., Horie, M., Arimura, T., Makita, N. & Kimura, A., 2013, In : Circulation Journal. 77, 4, p. 959-967 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Prognostic significance of early repolarization in inferolateral leads in Brugada patients with documented ventricular fibrillation: A novel risk factor for Brugada syndrome with ventricular fibrillation

Kawata, H., Morita, H., Yamada, Y., Noda, T., Satomi, K., Aiba, T., Isobe, M., Nagase, S., Nakamura, K., Fukushima Kusano, K., Ito, H., Kamakura, S. & Shimizu, W., Aug 2013, In : Heart Rhythm. 10, 8, p. 1161-1168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Citations (Scopus)

Prostaglandin I2 induces apoptosis via upregulation of Fas ligand in pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells from patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension

Akagi, S., Nakamura, K., Matsubara, H., Fukushima Kusano, K., Kataoka, N., Oto, T., Miyaji, K., Miura, A., Ogawa, A., Yoshida, M., Ueda-Ishibashi, H., Yutani, C. & Ito, H., 2013, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 165, 3, p. 499-505 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced diurnal variation of heart rate is associated with increased plasma B-type natriuretic peptide level in patients with atrial fibrillation

Kamikawa, S., Miyoshi, T., Doi, M., Orita, N., Sangawa, M., Nakatsu, T., Noguchi, Y., Hirohata, S., Kusachi, S., Nakamura, K. & Ito, H., Jul 2013, In : Clinical Cardiology. 36, 7, p. 394-400 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Safety and efficacy of a bolus injection of landiolol hydrochloride as a premedication for multidetector-row computed tomography coronary angiography

Osawa, K., Miyoshi, T., Sato, S., Akagi, N., Morimitsu, Y., Nakamura, K., Kohno, K., Kusano, K., Kanazawa, S. & Ito, H., 2013, In : Circulation Journal. 77, 1, p. 146-152 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Serum adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein is independently associated with complex coronary lesions in patients with stable coronary artery disease

Kajiya, M., Miyoshi, T., Doi, M., Usui, S., Iwamoto, M., Takeda, K., Nosaka, K., Nakayama, R., Hirohata, S., Kusachi, S., Nakamura, K. & Ito, H., Nov 2013, In : Heart and Vessels. 28, 6, p. 696-703 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Serum cystatin C as a biomarker of cardiac diastolic dysfunction in patients with cardiac disease and preserved ejection fraction

Nosaka, K., Nakamura, K., Kusano, K., Toh, N., Tada, T., Miyoshi, T., Doi, M., Kohno, K., Morita, H. & Ito, H., Jul 2013, In : Congestive Heart Failure. 19, 4, p. E35-E39

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Acute vasoreactivity testing with nicardipine in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension

Saito, Y., Nakamura, K., Miyaji, K., Akagi, S., Mizoguchi, H., Ogawa, A., Fuke, S., Fujio, H., Kiyooka, T., Nagase, S., Kohno, K., Morita, H., Kusano, K. F., Matsubara, H., Ohe, T. & Ito, H., 2012, In : Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. 120, 3, p. 206-212 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

A novel disease gene for Brugada syndrome: Sarcolemmal membrane-associated protein gene mutations impair intracellular trafficking of hNav1.5

Ishikawa, T., Sato, A., Marcou, C. A., Tester, D. J., Ackerman, M. J., Crotti, L., Schwartz, P. J., On, Y. K., Park, J. E., Nakamura, K., Hiraoka, M., Nakazawa, K., Sakurada, H., Arimura, T., Makita, N. & Kimura, A., Dec 2012, In : Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 5, 6, p. 1098-1107 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)

Brugada症候群での高リスク失神の特徴(共著)

Nakamura, K., 2012, In : 心電図. 32, suppl2, p. 5245-5246 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brugada症候群におけるspontaneous type1波形を呈さないハイリスク群の検討(共著)

Nakamura, K., 2012, In : 心電図. 32, suppl5, p. 156-156 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brugada症候群における下壁側壁誘導での早期再分極の影響(共著)

Nakamura, K., 2012, In : 心電図. 32, suppl1, p. 87-87 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brugada症候群に伴った持続性心室性頻拍の4例(共著)

Nakamura, K., 2012, In : 心臓. 44, suppl2, p. 55-55 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

CD44 expression in plexiform lesions of idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension

Ohta-Ogo, K., Hao, H., Ishibashi-Ueda, H., Hirota, S., Nakamura, K., Ohe, T. & Ito, H., Apr 2012, In : Pathology International. 62, 4, p. 219-225 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Elevated serum adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein concentrations are independently associated with renal dysfunction in patients with stable angina pectoris

Iwamoto, M., Miyoshi, T., Doi, M., Takeda, K., Kajiya, M., Nosaka, K., Nakayama, R., Hirohata, S., Usui, S., Kusachi, S., Sakane, K., Nakamura, K. & Ito, H., Mar 21 2012, In : Cardiovascular Diabetology. 11, 26.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Fragmented QRSは左心機能低下例で心機能改善の予測因子となる(共著)

Nakamura, K., 2012, In : Journal of Arrhythmia. 28, suppl, p. 333-333 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Helicobacter pylori感染と動脈硬化(共著)

Nakamura, K., 2012, In : Journal of Helicobacter Research. 16, 1, p. 32-39 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Identification of high-risk syncope related to ventricular fibrillation in patients with Brugada syndrome

Take, Y., Morita, H., Toh, N., Nishii, N., Nagase, S., Nakamura, K., Kusano, K. F., Ohe, T. & Ito, H., May 2012, In : Heart Rhythm. 9, 5, p. 752-759 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of chronic kidney disease on left main coronary artery disease and prognosis in Japanese patients

Dan, K., Miyoshi, T., Ueeda, M., Ohtsuka, H., Ugawa, S., Ohnishi, N., Takaishi, A., Nakamura, K., Kusano, K. & Ito, H., 2012, In : Circulation Journal. 76, 9, p. 2266-2272 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidative stress and calcium overload in heart failure

Nakamura, K., Miura, D., Matsubara, H. & Itoh, H., 2012, In : Folia Pharmacologica Japonica. 140, 6, p. 265-269 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prevalence and distribution of sarcomeric gene mutations in Japanese patients with familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Otsuka, H., Arimura, T., Abe, T., Kawai, H., Aizawa, Y., Kubo, T., Kitaoka, H., Nakamura, H., Nakamura, K., Okamoto, H., Ichida, F., Ayusawa, M., Nunoda, S., Isobe, M., Matsuzaki, M., Doi, Y. L., Fukuda, K., Sasaoka, T., Izumi, T., Ashizawa, N. & 1 others, Kimura, A., 2012, In : Circulation Journal. 76, 2, p. 453-461 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Citations (Scopus)

Pro-apoptotic effects of imatinib on PDGF-stimulated pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells from patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension

Nakamura, K., Akagi, S., Ogawa, A., Kusano, K. F., Matsubara, H., Miura, D., Fuke, S., Nishii, N., Nagase, S., Kohno, K., Morita, H., Oto, T., Yamanaka, R., Otsuka, F., Miura, A., Yutani, C., Ohe, T. & Ito, H., Aug 23 2012, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 159, 2, p. 100-106 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy associated with pulmonary resections after induction chemoradiotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer

Toyooka, S., Akagi, S., Furukawa, M., Nakamura, K., Soh, J., Yamane, M., Oto, T. & Miyoshi, S., Sep 2012, In : General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 60, 9, p. 599-602 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment with imatinib for refractory IPAH

Nakamura, K. & Akagi, S., Jan 15 2012, In : Respiration and Circulation. 60, 1, p. 27-31 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey