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Zeitschrift

Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine

Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine 1/2017

Ausgabe 1/2017

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 82 Artikel )

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Population profile and residential environment of an urban poor community in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Md. Khalequzzaman, Chifa Chiang, Bilqis Amin Hoque, Sohel Reza Choudhury, Saika Nizam, Hiroshi Yatsuya, Akiko Matsuyama, Yoshihisa Hirakawa, Syed Shariful Islam, Hiroyasu Iso, Atsuko Aoyama

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Simple reaction time and obesity in children: whether there is a relationship?

Akbar Moradi, Samad Esmaeilzadeh

01.12.2017 | Mini reviews | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Perspectives acquired through long-term epidemiological studies on the Great East Japan Earthquake

Toru Tsuboya, Mariko Inoue, Michihiro Satoh, Kei Asayama

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Influence of a 50bp Ins/Del polymorphism at promoter of the superoxide dismutase-1 on gene expression and risk of heroin dependency

Khyber Saify, Mostafa Saadat

01.12.2017 | Short communication | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Paraben exposure and semen quality of Japanese male partners of subfertile couples

Yukiko Nishihama, Hiroki Toshima, Jun Yoshinaga, Yoshifumi Mizumoto, Miyuki Yoneyama, Daisuke Nakajima, Hiroaki Shiraishi, Susumu Tokuoka

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Prevalence of stroke and associated risk factors among middle-aged and older farmers in western China

Song Zhang, Zheng Liu, Yong-Liang Liu, Yu-Ling Wang, Tao Liu, Xiang-Bin Cui

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Alteration in plasma free amino acid levels and its association with gout

MH Mahbub, Natsu Yamaguchi, Hidekazu Takahashi, Ryosuke Hase, Hiroki Amano, Mikiko Kobayashi-Miura, Hideyuki Kanda, Yasuyuki Fujita, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Mai Yamamoto, Shinya Kikuchi, Atsuko Ikeda, Naoko Kageyama, Mina Nakamura, Yasutaka Ishimaru, Hiroshi Sunagawa, Tsuyoshi Tanabe

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The impact of different lenses on visual and musculoskeletal complaints in VDU workers with work-related neck complaints: a randomized controlled trial

Barbara Cagnie, Kayleigh De Meulemeester, Lieselotte Saeys, Lieven Danneels, Liesbet Vandenbulcke, Birgit Castelein

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Nurses’ willingness to care for patients infected with HIV or Hepatitis B / C in Vietnam

Tomohiro Ishimaru, Koji Wada, Huong Thi Xuan Hoang, Anh Thi My Bui, Hung Dinh Nguyen, Hung Le, Derek R. Smith

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Medical visits, antihypertensive prescriptions and medication adherence among newly diagnosed hypertensive patients in Korea

Hyoseon Jeong, Hyeongsu Kim, Kunsei Lee, Jung Hyun Lee, Hye Mi Ahn, Soon Ae Shin, Vitna Kim

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Occupation exposed to road-traffic emissions and respiratory health among Congolese transit workers, particularly bus conductors, in Kinshasa: a cross-sectional study

Etongola Papy Mbelambela, Ryoji Hirota, Masamitsu Eitoku, Sifa Marie Joelle Muchanga, Hidenori Kiyosawa, Kahoko Yasumitsu-Lovell, Ontshick Leader Lawanga, Narufumi Suganuma

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Description of the healthy eating indices-based diet quality in Turkish adults: a cross-sectional study

Eda Koksal, Merve Seyda Karacil Ermumcu, Hande Mortas

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Comorbidities according to airflow limitation severity: data from comprehensive health examination in Japan

Shota Masuda, Hisamitsu Omori, Ayumi Onoue, Xi Lu, Kenichi Kubota, Noritaka Higashi, Yasuhiro Ogata, Takahiko Katoh

01.12.2017 | Regular Article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Radio-protective effect and mechanism of 4-Acetamido-2,2,6,6- tetramethylpiperidin-1-oxyl in HUVEC cells

Feng Wang, Peng Gao, Ling Guo, Ping Meng, Yuexing Fan, Yongbin Chen, Yanyun Lin, Guozhen Guo, Guirong Ding, Haibo Wang

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Changes in the numbers of patients with acute gastroenteritis after voluntary introduction of the rotavirus vaccine in a Japanese children’s primary emergency medical center

Ichiro Morioka, Naohiro Kamiyoshi, Masahiro Nishiyama, Tomohiko Yamamura, Shogo Minamikawa, Sota Iwatani, Hiroaki Nagase, Kandai Nozu, Noriyuki Nishimura, Mariko Taniguchi-Ikeda, Kazuto Ishibashi, Akihito Ishida, Kazumoto Iijima

01.12.2017 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Personal perspective on Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine

Hidekuni Inadera

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

High prevalence of dental fluorosis among adolescents is a growing concern: a school based cross-sectional study from Southern India

Anand Verma, Bharatesh K. Shetty, Vasudeva Guddattu, Mehul K. Chourasia, Prachi Pundir

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Attitude and practice of physical activity and social problem-solving ability among university students

Toshimasa Sone, Yousuke Kawachi, Chihiro Abe, Yuki Otomo, Yul-wan Sung, Seiji Ogawa

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Prevalence and risk factors associated with hypertension and prehypertension in a working population at high altitude in China: a cross-sectional study

Yang Shen, Chun Chang, Jingru Zhang, Ying Jiang, Bingying Ni, Yanling Wang

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Potential predictors of susceptibility to occupational stress in Japanese novice nurses - a pilot study

Shinobu Okita, Satoshi Daitoku, Masaharu Abe, Emi Arimura, Hitoshi Setoyama, Chihaya Koriyama, Miharu Ushikai, Hiroaki Kawaguchi, Masahisa Horiuchi

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The relation between cigarette taxes and older adult smoking in Zhejiang and Gansu: what happened following the 2009 Chinese Tax adjustments?

Qing Wang

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Determinants of polyunsaturated fatty acid concentrations in erythrocytes of pregnant Japanese women from a birth cohort study: study protocol and baseline findings of an adjunct study of the Japan environment & Children’s study

Shoji Saito, Terue Kawabata, Nozomi Tatsuta, Fumiko Kimura, Teruo Miyazawa, Satoshi Mizuno, Hidekazu Nishigori, Takahiro Arima, Yasuo Kagawa, Kouichi Yoshimasu, Kanami Tsuno, Yuki Ito, Michihiro Kamijima, Kunihiko Nakai, Nobuo Yaegashi, Miyagi Study Group of Japan Environment & Children’s Study

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Psychosocial factors and colleagues’ perceptions of return-to-work opportunities for workers with a psychiatric disorder: a Japanese population-based study

Hisashi Eguchi, Koji Wada, Yoshiyuki Higuchi, Derek R. Smith

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Age at first birth and long-term mortality for mothers: the Ohsaki cohort study

Taichi Sakai, Yumi Sugawara, Ikue Watanabe, Takashi Watanabe, Yasutake Tomata, Naoki Nakaya, Ichiro Tsuji

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Association of Asian Dust with daily medical consultations for pollinosis in Fukuoka City, Japan

Soyoko Sakata, Shoko Konishi, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Reiko Kishikawa, Chiho Watanabe

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A behavioral strategy to minimize air pollution exposure in pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial

Marzieh Araban, Sedigheh Sadat Tavafian, Saeed Motesaddi Zarandi, Ali Reza Hidarnia, Andrea Burri, Ali Montazeri

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The effect of exercise intensity on brain derived neurotrophic factor and memory in adolescents

Yong Kyun Jeon, Chang Ho Ha

01.12.2017 | Short communication | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Comparative study on three different methods for arm-span measurement: the Japan environment and Children’s study pilot

Mayumi Tsuji, Tadayuki Ayabe, Rie Tanaka, Ayako Senju, Eiji Shibata, Shunsuke Araki, Seiichi Morokuma, Masafumi Sanefuji, Koichi Kusuhara, Toshihiro Kawamoto

01.12.2017 | Short communication | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Classification of indoor-outdoor location using combined global positioning system (GPS) and temperature data for personal exposure assessment

B. Lee, C. Lim, K. Lee

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Anorexia nervosa, depression and suicidal thoughts among Chinese adolescents: a national school-based cross-sectional study

Qiguo Lian, Xiayun Zuo, Yanyan Mao, Shan Luo, Shucheng Zhang, Xiaowen Tu, Chaohua Lou, Weijin Zhou

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Associations between the duration of active commuting to school and academic achievement in rural Chilean adolescents

Antonio García-Hermoso, Jose M. Saavedra, Jordi Olloquequi, Robinson Ramírez-Vélez

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Effects of gaps in priorities between ideal and real lives on psychological burnout among academic faculty members at a medical university in Japan: a cross-sectional study

Yuki Chatani, Kyoko Nomura, Saki Horie, Keisuke Takemoto, Masumi Takeuchi, Yukifumi Sasamori, Shinichi Takenoshita, Aya Murakami, Haruko Hiraike, Hiroko Okinaga, Derek Smith

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Acute effects of air pollutants on pulmonary function among students: a panel study in an isolated island

Yoshiko Yoda, Hiroshi Takagi, Junko Wakamatsu, Takeshi Ito, Ryouhei Nakatsubo, Yosuke Horie, Takatoshi Hiraki, Masayuki Shima

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Decreased blood pressure associated with in-vehicle exposure to carbon monoxide in Korean volunteers

Geon-Woo Lee, Mun-Joo Bae, Ji-Yeon Yang, Jung-Woo Son, Jae-Lim Cho, Sang-Gyu Lee, Bo-Mi Jang, Hyun-Woo Lee, Jong-Soon Lim, Dong-Chun Shin, Young-Wook Lim

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Plasma free amino acid profiles evaluate risk of metabolic syndrome, diabetes, dyslipidemia, and hypertension in a large Asian population

Natsu Yamaguchi, MH Mahbub, Hidekazu Takahashi, Ryosuke Hase, Yasutaka Ishimaru, Hiroshi Sunagawa, Hiroki Amano, Mikiko Kobayashi- Miura, Hideyuki Kanda, Yasuyuki Fujita, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Mai Yamamoto, Shinya Kikuchi, Atsuko Ikeda, Mariko Takasu, Naoko Kageyama, Mina Nakamura, Tsuyoshi Tanabe

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Circular RNA profiles in mouse lung tissue induced by radon

Weiwei Pei, Lijing Tao, Leshuai W. Zhang, Shuyu Zhang, Jianping Cao, Yang Jiao, Jian Tong, Jihua Nie

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Leisure-time physical activity in youth as a predictor of adult leisure physical activity among Japanese workers: a cross-sectional study

Hiroaki Itoh, Fumihiko Kitamura, Noriko Hagi, Tomoe Mashiko, Takehisa Matsukawa, Kazuhito Yokoyama

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Evaluating prevalence and risk factors of building-related symptoms among office workers: Seasonal characteristics of symptoms and psychosocial and physical environmental factors

Kenichi Azuma, Koichi Ikeda, Naoki Kagi, U Yanagi, Haruki Osawa

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Effects of intrauterine exposures to polychlorinated biphenyls, methylmercury, and lead on birth weight in Japanese male and female newborns

Nozomi Tatsuta, Naoyuki Kurokawa, Kunihiko Nakai, Keita Suzuki, Miyuki Iwai-Shimada, Katsuyuki Murata, Hiroshi Satoh

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A relationship between a level of hemoglobin after delivery and exclusive breastfeeding initiation at a baby friendly hospital in Japan

Saki Horie, Kyoko Nomura, Shinichi Takenoshita, Junko Nakagawa, Michiko Kido, Mitsuhiro Sugimoto

01.12.2017 | Short communication | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Genetic analysis of RNF213 p.R4810K variant in non-moyamoya intracranial artery stenosis/occlusion disease in a Chinese population

Tong Zhang, Congrong Guo, Xin Liao, Jian Xia, XiaoXiao Wang, Jing Deng, Junxia Yan

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Cardiovascular effects of linalyl acetate in acute nicotine exposure

Ju Ri Kim, Purum Kang, Hui Su Lee, Ka Young Kim, Geun Hee Seol

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Associations between accelerometer-measured physical activity and body fatness in school-aged children

Aleš Gába, Josef Mitáš, Lukáš Jakubec

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Detection of antibiotic resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in various hospital environments: potential sources for transmission of Acinetobacter infections

Zahra Shamsizadeh, Mahnaz Nikaeen, Bahram Nasr Esfahani, Seyed Hamed Mirhoseini, Maryam Hatamzadeh, Akbar Hassanzadeh

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Total arsenic and speciation analysis of saliva and urine samples from individuals living in a chronic arsenicosis area in China

Dapeng Wang, Yasuyo Shimoda, Sanxiang Wang, Zhenghui Wang, Jian Liu, Xing Liu, Huanyu Jin, Fenfang Gao, Jian Tong, Kenzo Yamanaka, Jie Zhang, Yan An

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The Hokkaido Birth Cohort Study on Environment and Children’s Health: cohort profile—updated 2017

Reiko Kishi, Atsuko Araki, Machiko Minatoya, Tomoyuki Hanaoka, Chihiro Miyashita, Sachiko Itoh, Sumitaka Kobayashi, Yu Ait Bamai, Keiko Yamazaki, Ryu Miura, Naomi Tamura, Kumiko Ito, Houman Goudarzi, the members of The Hokkaido Study on Environment and Children’s Health

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Level and potential social-ecological factors associated with physical inactivity and sedentary behavior among Moroccan school-age adolescents: a cross-sectional study

Abdelghaffar El-ammari, Hicham El kazdouh, Siham Bouftini, Samira El fakir, Youness El achhab

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Characteristics of stepfamilies and maternal mental health compared with non-stepfamilies in Japan

Masako Sugimoto, Yoshie Yokoyama

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Organochlorine pesticide level in patients with chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology and its association with renal function

Rishila Ghosh, Manushi Siddarth, Neeru Singh, Vipin Tyagi, Pawan Kumar Kare, Basu Dev Banerjee, Om Prakash Kalra, Ashok Kumar Tripathi

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Association between perceived neighborhood environment and health of middle-aged women living in rapidly changing urban Mongolia

Tserendulam Shagdarsuren, Keiko Nakamura, Layla McCay

01.12.2017 | Study Protocol | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Analysis of the evidence-practice gap to facilitate proper medical care for the elderly: investigation, using databases, of utilization measures for National Database of Health Insurance Claims and Specific Health Checkups of Japan (NDB)

Takeo Nakayama, Yuichi Imanaka, Yasushi Okuno, Genta Kato, Tomohiro Kuroda, Rei Goto, Shiro Tanaka, Hiroshi Tamura, Shunichi Fukuhara, Shingo Fukuma, Manabu Muto, Motoko Yanagita, Yosuke Yamamoto, on behalf of BiDAME: Big Data Analysis of Medical Care for the Elderly in Kyoto

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Association of excessive mobile phone use during pregnancy with birth weight: an adjunct study in Kumamoto of Japan Environment and Children’s Study

Xi Lu, Masako Oda, Takashi Ohba, Hiroshi Mitsubuchi, Shota Masuda, Takahiko Katoh

01.12.2017 | Review article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Search for biomarkers of asbestos exposure and asbestos-induced cancers in investigations of the immunological effects of asbestos

Hidenori Matsuzaki, Naoko Kumagai-Takei, Suni Lee, Megumi Maeda, Nagisa Sada, Tamayo Hatayama, Shoko Yamamoto, Miho Ikeda, Kei Yoshitome, Yu Min, Yasumitsu Nishimura, Takemi Otsuki

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Sasa veitchii extracts suppress acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity in mice

Hiroki Yoshioka, Haruki Usuda, Hirohisa Fujii, Tsunemasa Nonogaki

01.12.2017 | Short communication | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Comparison between air pollution concentrations measured at the nearest monitoring station to the delivery hospital and those measured at stations nearest the residential postal code regions of pregnant women in Fukuoka

Takehiro Michikawa, Seiichi Morokuma, Hiroshi Nitta, Kiyoko Kato, Shin Yamazaki

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Certain personal and environmental factors as predictors of thermal sensation perceived by a population of students in a university setting from Timisoara, Romania: a case study

Cristina I. Petrescu

01.12.2017 | Erratum | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Erratum to: Characteristics of stepfamilies and maternal mental health compared with non-stepfamilies in Japan

Masako Sugimoto, Yoshie Yokoyama

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Isolation and identification of Acanthamoeba strains from soil and tap water in Yanji, China

Yinghua Xuan, Yanqin Shen, Yuxi Ge, Gen Yan, Shanzi Zheng

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Association between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) severity and ego structure of the Nanai people

Yoko Ota, Natalia Korshunova, Masashi Demura, Midori Katsuyama, Hironobu Katsuyama, Sri Ratna Rahayu, Kiyofumi Saijoh

01.12.2017 | Short communication | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Association between high and low ambient temperature and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with cardiac etiology in Japan: a case-crossover study

Shin Yamazaki, Takehiro Michikawa

01.12.2017 | Review article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Japan Environment and Children’s Study: backgrounds, activities, and future directions in global perspectives

Kazue Ishitsuka, Shoji F. Nakayama, Reiko Kishi, Chisato Mori, Zentaro Yamagata, Yukihiro Ohya, Toshihiro Kawamoto, Michihiro Kamijima

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Impact of single nucleotide polymorphism on short stature and reduced tongue pressure among community-dwelling elderly Japanese participants: a cross-sectional study

Yuji Shimizu, Shimpei Sato, Yuko Noguchi, Jun Koyamatsu, Hirotomo Yamanashi, Miho Higashi, Mako Nagayoshi, Koichiro Kadota, Shin-Ya Kawashiri, Yasuhiro Nagata, Noboru Takamura, Takahiro Maeda

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Enterococcus hirae biofilm formation on hospital material surfaces and effect of new biocides

Silvia Di Lodovico, Valentina Cataldi, Emanuela Di Campli, Elisabetta Ancarani, Luigina Cellini, Mara Di Giulio

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Increase in the prevalence of hypertension among adults exposed to the Great Chinese Famine during early life

Lingli Liu, Xianglong Xu, Huan Zeng, Yong Zhang, Zumin Shi, Fan Zhang, Xianqing Cao, Yao Jie Xie, Cesar Reis, Yong Zhao

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Cross-sectional association between medical expenses and intellectual activity in community-dwelling older adults

Kimiko Tomioka, Norio Kurumatani, Hiroshi Hosoi

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The potential protective effect of Commelina nudiflora L. against carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)-induced hepatotoxicity in rats, mediated by suppression of oxidative stress and inflammation

Muhammad Dawood Shah, Urban J.A. D’Souza, Mohammad Iqbal

01.12.2017 | Letter to the Editor | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Comments on “Association of excessive mobile phone use during pregnancy with birth weight: an adjunct study in Kumamoto of Japan Environment and Children’s Study”

Ghazal Mortazavi, S.A.R. Mortazavi, S.M.J. Mortazavi

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Preventing heat illness in the anticipated hot climate of the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games

Takeyasu Kakamu, Koji Wada, Derek R. Smith, Shota Endo, Tetsuhito Fukushima

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Perceived effectiveness rating scales applied to insomnia help-seeking messages for middle-aged Japanese people: a validity and reliability study

Machi Suka, Takashi Yamauchi, Hiroyuki Yanagisawa

01.12.2017 | Review article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The different roles of innate immune receptors in inflammation and carcinogenesis between races

Natsu Yamaguchi, Yoshimi Suzuki, M. H. Mahbub, Hidekazu Takahashi, Ryosuke Hase, Yasutaka Ishimaru, Hiroshi Sunagawa, Rie Watanabe, Yoshinobu Eishi, Tsuyoshi Tanabe

01.12.2017 | Review article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Health and well-being benefits of spending time in forests: systematic review

Byeongsang Oh, Kyung Ju Lee, Chris Zaslawski, Albert Yeung, David Rosenthal, Linda Larkey, Michael Back

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Association between NAT2, CYP1A1, and CYP1A2 genotypes, heterocyclic aromatic amines, and prostate cancer risk: a case control study in Japan

Masahide Koda, Motoki Iwasaki, Yuko Yamano, Xi Lu, Takahiko Katoh

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Level of perception of technical terms regarding the effect of radiation on the human body by residents of Japan

Yoshitoku Yoshida, Yasuko Yoshida, Emiko Isogai, Takashi Hayase, Kozue Nakamura, Mitsuo Saito, Koji Arizono

01.12.2017 | Review article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A review of Vietnam’s healthcare reform through the Direction of Healthcare Activities (DOHA)

Kyoko Takashima, Koji Wada, Ton Thanh Tra, Derek R. Smith

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Rare variants of RNF213 and moyamoya/non-moyamoya intracranial artery stenosis/occlusion disease risk: a meta-analysis and systematic review

Xin Liao, Jing Deng, Wenjie Dai, Tong Zhang, Junxia Yan

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The joint impact of habitual exercise and glycemic control on the incidence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in middle-aged and older males

Ryoma Michishita, Takuro Matsuda, Shotaro Kawakami, Satoshi Tanaka, Akira Kiyonaga, Hiroaki Tanaka, Natsumi Morito, Yasuki Higaki

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Triglycerides and blood pressure in relation to circulating CD34-positive cell levels among community-dwelling elderly Japanese men: a cross-sectional study

Yuji Shimizu, Shimpei Sato, Yuko Noguchi, Jun Koyamatsu, Hirotomo Yamanashi, Mako Nagayoshi, Koichiro Kadota, Shin-Ya Kawashiri, Yasuhiro Nagata, Takahiro Maeda

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A methodological consideration for blood lead concentrations obtained from the earlobe in Japanese adults occupationally unexposed to lead

Nozomi Tatsuta, Kunihiko Nakai, Miyuki Iwai-Shimada, Futoshi Mizutani, Katsuyuki Murata, Yoichi Chisaki, Hiroshi Satoh

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Effects of chronic noise on the corticotropin-releasing factor system in the rat hippocampus: relevance to Alzheimer’s disease-like tau hyperphosphorylation

Zhihui Gai, Donghong Su, Yawen Wang, Wenlong Li, Bo Cui, Kang Li, Xiaojun She, Rui Wang

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Parental occupations, educational levels, and income and prevalence of dental caries in 3-year-old Japanese children

Hiromasa Kato, Keiko Tanaka, Ken Shimizu, Chisato Nagata, Shinya Furukawa, Masashi Arakawa, Yoshihiro Miyake

01.12.2017 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Effects of methanol and formic acid on human platelet aggregation

Mikio Marumo, Ichiro Wakabayashi

01.12.2017 | Short communication | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Acute coronary syndromes occurring while driving: frequency and patient characteristics

Joji Inamasu, Satoru Miyatake, Takashi Yagi, Shigetaka Noma

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