Research achievement



  1. Kubota Y, Iso H, Tamakoshi A. Bowel Movement Frequency, Laxative Use, and Mortality From Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke Among Japanese Men and Women: The Japan Collaborative Cohort (JACC) Study. J Epidemiol. 2015 Dec 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26725286. (IF:3.022)
  2. Wakabayashi M, McKetin R, Banwell C, Yiengprugsawan V, Kelly M, Seubsman SA, Iso H, Sleigh A; Thai Cohort Study Team. Alcohol consumption patterns in Thailand and their relationship with non-communicable disease. BMC Public Health. 2015 Dec 24;15(1):1297.(IF:2.284)
  3. Nakamura M, Iso H, Kitamura A, Imano H, Noda H, Kiyama M, Sato S, Yamagishi K, Nishimura K, Nakai M, Vesper H, Teramoto T. ANNALS EXPRESS: Comparison between the triglycerides standardization of routine methods used at Osaka and the chromotropic acid reference measurement procedure used by the CDC Lipid Standardization Program. Ann Clin Biochem. 2015 Dec 17. pii: 0004563215624461. [Epub ahead of print] (IF:2.17)
  4. Watson BM, Chiang C, Ikerdeu E, Yatsuya H, Honjo K, Mita T, Cui R, Madraisau S, Ngirmang G, Iso H, Aoyama A. Profile of non-communicable disease risk factors  among adults in the Republic of Palau: findings of a national STEPS survey. Nagoya J Med Sci. 2015 Nov;77(4):609-19. (IF:0.75)
  5. Takao Y, Miyazaki Y, Okeda M, Onishi F, Yano S, Gomi Y, Ishikawa T, Okuno Y, Mori Y, Asada H, Yamanishi K, Iso H. Incidences of Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia in Japanese Adults Aged 50 Years and Older From a Community-based Prospective Cohort Study: The SHEZ Study. J Epidemiol. 2015 Nov 5;25(10):617-25. (IF:3.022)
  6. Ikehara S, Iso H, Wada Y, Tanabe N, Watanabe Y, Kikuchi S, Tamakoshi A; JACC Study Group. Television Viewing Time and Mortality From Stroke and Coronary Artery Disease Among Japanese Men and Women - The Japan Collaborative Cohort Study. Circ J. 2015 Oct 23;79(11):2389-95. (IF:3.94)
  7. Sata M, Yamagishi K, Sairenchi T, Ikeda A, Irie F, Watanabe H, Iso H, Ota H. Impact of Caregiver Type for 3-Year-Old Children on Subsequent Between-Meal Eating Habits and Being Overweight From Childhood to Adulthood: A 20-Year Follow-up of the Ibaraki Children's Cohort (IBACHIL) Study. J Epidemiol. 2015;25(9):600-7. (IF:3.022)
  8. Kubota Y, Iso H, Tamakoshi A; JACC Study Group. Association of measles and mumps with cardiovascular disease: The Japan Collaborative Cohort (JACC) study. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Aug;241(2):682-6. (IF:3.994)
  9. Lin Y, Obata Y, Kikuchi S, Tamakoshi A, Iso H; JACC Study Group. Helicobacter Pylori Infection and Risk of Death From Cardiovascular Disease Among the Japanese Population: a Nested Case-Control Study within the JACC Study. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2015;22(11):1207-13. (IF:2.733)
  10. Imoto K, Okazaki A, Onishi F, Miyazaki Y, Okeda M, Yano S, Takao Y, Gomi Y, Ishikawa T, Okuno Y, Mori Y, Iso H, Yamanishi K, Asada H; SHEZ study group. VZV skin-test reaction, but not antibody, is an important predictive factor for postherpetic neuralgia. J Dermatol Sci. 2015 Sep;79(3):235-40. (IF:3.419)
  11. Honjo K, Iso H, Ikeda A, Fujino Y, Tamakoshi A; JACC Study Group. Employment situation and risk of death among middle-aged Japanese women. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2015 Oct;69(10):1012-7. (IF:3.501)
  12. Wang C, Yatsuya H, Li Y, Ota A, Tamakoshi K, Fujino Y, Mikami H, Iso H, Tamakoshi A; JACC Study Group. Prospective study of seaweed consumption and thyroid cancer incidence in women: the Japan collaborative cohort study. Eur J Cancer Prev. 2015 May 14. [Epub ahead of print] (IF:3.031)
  13. Gero K, Eshak ES, Ma E, Takahashi H, Noda H, Iso H. Health Disparities in Ischaemic Heart Disease Mortality in Hungary From 1970 to 2010: An Age-Period-Cohort Analysis. J Epidemiol. 2015;25(6):399-406. (IF:3.022)
  14. Ukawa S, Tamakoshi A, Yatsuya H, Yamagishi K, Ando M, Iso H. Association Between Average Daily Television Viewing Time and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease-Related Mortality: Findings From the Japan Collaborative Cohort Study. J Epidemiol. 2015;25(6):431-6. (IF:3.022)
  15. Kato M, Noda M, Mizoue T, Goto A, Takahashi Y, Matsushita Y, Nanri A, Iso H, Inoue M, Sawada N, Tsugane S; JPHC Study Group. Diagnosed diabetes and premature  death among middle-aged Japanese: results from a large-scale population-based cohort study in Japan (JPHC study). BMJ Open. 2015 May 3;5(4):e007736. (IF:2.271)
  16. Goto A, Noda M, Matsushita Y, Goto M, Kato M, Isogawa A, Takahashi Y, Kurotani K, Oba S, Nanri A, Mizoue T, Yamagishi K, Yatsuya H, Saito I, Kokubo Y, Sawada N, Inoue M, Iso H, Kadowaki T, Tsugane S; JPHC Study Group. Hemoglobin a1c levels and the risk of cardiovascular disease in people without known diabetes: a population-based cohort study in Japan. Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 May;94(17):e785. (IF:5.723)
  17. Saito E, Inoue M, Sawada N, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Noda M, Iso H, Tsugane S; JPHC Study Group. Association of green tea consumption with  mortality due to all causes and major causes of death in a Japanese population: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study (JPHC Study). Ann Epidemiol. 2015 Jul;25(7):512-518.e3. (IF:2.00)
  18. Nishida S, Eguchi E, Ohira T, Kitamura A, Kato YH, Hagihara K, Iso H. Effects of a traditional herbal medicine on peripheral blood flow in women experiencing peripheral coldness: a randomized controlled trial. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2015 Apr 2;15:105. (IF:2.02)
  19. Maruo S, Iso H. Trends in cohort effects of cardiovascular disease mortality in Japan, 1950-2010. Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi. 2015;62(2):57-65.
  20. Dong JY, Iso H, Kitamura A, Tamakoshi A; Japan Collaborative Cohort Study Group. Multivitamin use and risk of stroke mortality: the Japan collaborative cohort study. Stroke. 2015 May;46(5):1167-72. (IF:5.723)
  21. Nakamura M, Iso H, Kitamura A, Imano H, Kiyama M, Yokoyama S, Kayamori Y, Koyama I, Nishimura K, Nakai M, Dasti M, Vesper HW, Teramoto T, Miyamoto Y. Total cholesterol performance of Abell-Levy-Brodie-Kendall reference measurement procedure: Certification of Japanese in-vitro diagnostic assay manufacturers through CDC's Cholesterol Reference Method Laboratory Network. Clin Chim Acta. 2015 May 20;445:127-32. (IF:2.824)
  22. Yamagishi K, Iso H, Tsugane S. Saturated Fat Intake and Cardiovascular Disease in Japanese Population. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2015;22(5):435-9. (IF:2.733)
  23. Chiang C, Singeo ST Jr, Yatsuya H, Honjo K, Mita T, Ikerdeu E, Cui R, Li Y, Watson BM, Ngirmang G, Iso H, Aoyama A. Profile of Non-communicable Disease Risk  Factors Among Young People in Palau. J Epidemiol. 2015 May 5;25(5):392-7. (IF:3.022)
  24. Saito E, Inoue M, Sawada N, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Noda  M, Iso H, Tsugane S. Association of coffee intake with total and cause-specific mortality in a Japanese population: the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 May;101(5):1029-37. (IF:6.77)
  25. Nagai K, Hayashi K, Yasui T, Katanoda K, Iso H, Kiyohara Y, Wakatsuki A, Kubota T, Mizunuma H. Disease history and risk of comorbidity in women's life course: a comprehensive analysis of the Japan Nurses' Health Study baseline survey. BMJ Open. 2015 Mar 11;5(3):e006360. D (IF:2.271)
  26. Honjo K, Iso H, Nakaya T, Hanibuchi T, Ikeda A, Inoue M, Sawada N, Tsugane S; Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study Group. Impact of neighborhood  socioeconomic conditions on the risk of stroke in Japan. J Epidemiol. 2015;25(3):254-60. (IF:3.022)
  27. Satoh M, Ohkubo T, Asayama K, Murakami Y, Sakurai M, Nakagawa H, Iso H, Okayama A, Miura K, Imai Y, Ueshima H, Okamura T; Evidence for Cardiovascular Prevention From Observational Cohorts in Japan (EPOCH–JAPAN) Research Group*. Combined effect of blood pressure and total cholesterol levels on long-term risks of subtypes of cardiovascular death: Evidence for Cardiovascular Prevention from  Observational Cohorts in Japan. Hypertension. 2015 Mar;65(3):517-24. (IF:6.48)
  28. Xu D, Murakoshi N, Sairenchi T, Irie F, Igarashi M, Nogami A, Tomizawa T, Yamaguchi I, Yamagishi K, Iso H, Ota H, Aonuma K. Anemia and reduced kidney function as risk factors for new onset of atrial fibrillation (from the Ibaraki prefectural health study). Am J Cardiol. 2015 Feb 1;115(3):328-33. (IF:3.276)
  29. Maruyama K, Kokubo Y, Yamanaka T, Watanabe M, Iso H, Okamura T, Miyamoto Y. The reasonable reliability of a self-administered food frequency questionnaire for an urban, Japanese, middle-aged population: the Suita study. Nutr Res. 2015 Jan;35(1):14-22. (IF:2.472)
  30. Hanibuchi T, Nakaya T, Honjo K, Ikeda A, Iso H, Inoue M, Sawada N, Tsugane S; Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study Group. Neighborhood contextual factors for smoking among middle-aged Japanese: a multilevel analysis. Health Place. 2015 Jan;31:17-23. (IF:2.805)
  31. Nakamura M, Yokoyama S, Kayamori Y, Iso H, Kitamura A, Okamura T, Kiyama M, Noda H, Nishimura K, Nakai M, Koyama I, Dasti M, Vesper HW, Teramoto T, Miyamoto  Y. HDL cholesterol performance using an ultracentrifugation reference measurement procedure and the designated comparison method. Clin Chim Acta. 2015 Jan15;439:185-90. (IF:2.824)
  32. Ikehara S, Tabák AG, Akbaraly TN, Hulmán A, Kivimäki M, Forouhi NG, Iso H, Brunner EJ. Age trajectories of glycaemic traits in non-diabetic South Asian and  white individuals: the Whitehall II cohort study. Diabetologia. 2015 Mar;58(3):534-42. (IF:6.671)
  33. Murakoshi N, Xu D, Sairenchi T, Igarashi M, Irie F, Tomizawa T, Tada H, Sekiguchi Y, Yamagishi K, Iso H, Yamaguchi I, Ota H, Aonuma K. Prognostic impact of supraventricular premature complexes in community-based health checkups: the Ibaraki Prefectural Health Study. Eur Heart J. 2015 Jan 14;36(3):170-8. (IF:15.203)
  34. Wang C, Yatsuya H, Tamakoshi K, Iso H, Tamakoshi A. Milk drinking and mortality: findings from the Japan collaborative cohort study. J Epidemiol. 2015;25(1):66-73. (IF:3.022)
  35. Kubota Y, Iso H, Tamakoshi A; JACC Study Group. Association of Body Mass Index and Mortality in Japanese Diabetic Men and Women Based on Self-Reports: The Japan Collaborative Cohort (JACC) Study. J Epidemiol. 2015;25(8):553-8. (IF:3.022)
  36. Kubota Y, Higashiyama A, Imano H, Sugiyama D, Kawamura K, Kadota A, Nishimura K, Miyamatsu N, Miyamoto Y, Okamura T. Serum Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Composition and Serum High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein Levels in Healthy Japanese Residents: The KOBE Study. J Nutr Health Aging. 2015 Aug;19(7):719-28. (IF:2.996)
  37. Hirata T, Higashiyama A, Kubota Y, Nishimura K, Sugiyama D, Kadota A, Nishida Y, Imano H, Nishikawa T, Miyamatsu N, Miyamoto Y, Okamura T. HOMA-IR Values are Associated With Glycemic Control in Japanese Subjects Without Diabetes or Obesity: The KOBE Study. J Epidemiol. 2015;25(6):407-14. (IF:3.022)
  38. Sugiyama D, Higashiyama A, Wakabayashi I, Kubota Y, Adachi Y, Hayashibe A, Kawamura K, Kuwabara K, Nishimura K, Kadota A, Nishida Y, Hirata T, Imano H, Miyamatsu N, Miyamoto Y, Sawamura T, Okamura T. The Relationship between Lectin-Like Oxidized Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor-1 Ligands Containing Apolipoprotein B and the Cardio-Ankle Vascular Index in Healthy Community Inhabitants: The KOBE Study. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2015;22(5):499-508. (IF:2.733)



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