Ishii T, Tsubokura M, Kato S, Ochi S, Sugimoto A, Nomura S, Nishikawa Y, Kami M, Shibuya K, Satio Y, Iwamoto Y, Tachiya H. Living in contaminated radioactive areas is not an acute risk factor for lifestyle disease development: a retrospective observational study. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2016; 10(1): 34-37.
Nishikawa Y, Kikuchi O, Higuchi H, Ezoe Y, Aoyama I, Yamada A, Kanki M, Nomura S, Nomura M, Horimatsu T, and Muto M. Factors affecting dilation force in balloon dilation of esophageal stricture: An experiment using artificial stricture models. Surgical Endoscopy. 2016; 5(12): e009745.
Sawano T, Tsubokura M, Ozaki A, Leppold C, Nomura S, Shimada Y, Ochi S, Tsukada M, Nemoto T, Kato S, Kanazawa Y, Ohira H. Non-communicable diseases in decontamination workers in areas affected by the Fukushima nuclear disaster: a retrospective observational study. BMJ Open. 2016; 6(12): e013885.
Morita T, Tsubokura M, Furutani T, Nomura S, Ochi S, Leppold C, Takahara K, Shimada Y, Fujioka S, Kami M, Kato S, Oikawa T. Impacts of the 2011 Fukushima Nuclear Accident on Emergency Medical Service Times in Soma District, Japan: A retrospective observational study. BMJ Open. 2016; 6(9): e013205.
Leppold C, Tsubokura M, Ozaki A, Nomura S, Shimada Y, Morita T, Ochi S, Tanimoto T, Kami M, Kanazawa Y, Oikawa T, Hill S. Sociodemographic patterning of long-term diabetes mellitus control following Japan's 3.11 triple disaster: a retrospective cohort study. BMJ Open. 2016; 6(7): e011455.
Tsubokura M, Nomura S, Kikugoro S, Kato S, Leppord C, Furutani T, Morita T, Oikawa T, Kanazawa Y. Estimated association between dwelling soil contamination and internal radiation contamination levels after the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident in Japan. BMJ Open . 2016; 6(6): e010970.
Tsubokura M, Nomura S, Watanobe H, Nishikawa Y, Suzuki C, Ochi S, Leppold C, Kinoshita H, Kato S, Saito Y. Assessment of nutritional status of iodine through urinary iodine screening among local children and adolescents after the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident. Thyroid . 2016; 26(12): 1778-85.
Nomura S, Tsubokura M, Hayano R, Gilmour S, Yuuni W, Oikawa T, Kanazawa Y. An evaluation of early countermeasures to reduce the risk of internal radiation exposure after the Fukushima nuclear incident in Japan. Health Policy and Planning . 2016; 31(4): 425-33.
Nomura S, Tsubokura M, Furutani T, Hayano R, Kami M, Kanazawa Y, Oikawa T. Dependence of radiation dose on the behavioral patterns among school children: a retrospective analysis 18 to 20 months following the 2011 Fukushima nuclear incident in Japan. Journal of Radiation Research. 2016; 57(1): 1-8.
Nomura S, Blangiardo M, Tsubokura M, Ozaki A, Morita T, Hodgson S. Post-nuclear disaster evacuation and chronic health in adults in Fukushima, Japan: a long-term retrospective analysis. BMJ open. 2016; 6(2): e010080.
Nomura S, Blangiardo M, Tsubokura M, Ochi S, Hodgson S. School restrictions on outdoor activities and weight status in adolescent children after Japan's 2011 Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant incident: a long-term retrospective analysis. BMJ Open. 2016; 6(9): e013145.
Liao Y, Ota E, Cheng K, Mori R. Alternative prophylactic therapies (acupuncture and/or moxibustion) for reducing blood loss in the third stage of labour.. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2016; 6:CD012259. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012259
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Khandaker G, Jung J, Britton PN, King C, Yin JK, Jones CA. Long-term outcomes of infective encephalitis in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. 2016; 58(11): 1108-1115
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Chowdhury MRK, Rahman MS, Khan MMH. Levels and determinants of complementary feeding based on meal frequency among children of 6 to 23 months in Bangladesh. BMC Public Health. 2016; 16:944.
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Saito E, Gilmour S, Yoneoka D, Gautam GS, Rahman MM, Shrestha PK, Shibuya K. Inequality and inequity in healthcare utilization in urban Nepal: a cross-sectional observational study. Health Policy and Planning. 2016;31(7):817-24.
Nah K, Otsuki S, Chowell G, Nishiura H. Predicting the international spread of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). BMC Infectious Diseases. 2016; 16:356
Goto A, Noda M, Inoue M, Goto M, Charvat H. Increasing Number of People with Diabetes in Japan: Is This Trend Real?. Internal Medicine. 2016;55(14):1827-30.
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Yoshida H, Sakamoto H, Leslie A, Takahashi O, Tsuboi S, Kitamura K. Contraception in Japan: Current trends. Contraception. 2016; 93(6):475-477.
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Japan Global Health Working Group. Protecting human security: proposals for the G7 Ise-Shima Summit in Japan. The Lancet. 2016; 387 (10033): 2155-2162.
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Abe SK, Inoue M, Sawada N, Ishihara J, Iwasaki M, Yamaji T, Shimazu T, Sasazuki S, Tsugane S. Glycemic index and glycemic load and risk of colorectal cancer: a population-based cohort study (JPHC Study). Cancer Causes and Control. 2016;27(4):583-93.
Takenoshita S, Nomura K, Ohde S, Deshpande G, Sakamoto H et al. Having a Mentor or a Doctoral Degree in helpful for mid-career physicians to publish papers in peer reviewed journals. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2016; 239(4): 325-331
Masaoka H, Matsuo K, Ito H, Wakai K, Nagata C, Nakayama T, et al. Cigarette smoking and bladder cancer risk: an evaluation based on a systematic review of epidemiologic evidence in the Japanese population. 2016;46(3):273-83.
Muhit M, Wadud Z, Islam J, Khair Z, Shamanna BR, Jung J, Khandaker G. Generating Evidence for Program Planning: Rapid Assessment of Avoidable Blindness in Bangladesh. Ophthalmic Epidemiology. 2016; 23(3): 176-184
Nomura S, Parsons AJQ, Hirabayashi M, Kinoshita R, Liao Y, Hodgson S. Social determinants of mid- to long-term disaster impacts on health: A systematic review. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. 2016;16: 53-67
Wada K, Gilmour S. Inequality in mortality by occupation related to economic crisis from 1980 to 2010 among working-age Japanese males. Scientific Reports. 2015; 6: 22255
Nakaoka S, Iwami S, Sato K. Dynamics of HIV infection in lymphoid tissue network. Journal of Mathematical Biology. 2016; 72(4):909–938.
Nishiura H, Endo A, Saitoh M, Kinoshita R, Ueno R, Nakaoka S, Miyamatsu Y, Dong Y, Chowell G, Mizumoto K. Identifying determinants of heterogeneous transmission dynamics of the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) outbreak in the Republic of Korea, 2015: A retrospective epidemiological analysis. BMJ Open. 2016;6(2):e009936.
Abe SK, Inoue M, Sawada N, Iwasaki M, Shimazu T, et al. Hepatitis B and C virus infection and risk of pancreatic cancer: A population-based cohort study (JPHC Study Cohort II). Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. 2016; Online First.
Abe SK, Balogun OO, Ota E, Takahashi K, Mori R. Supplementation with multiple micronutrients for breastfeeding women for improving outcomes for the mother and baby. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2016, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD010647. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010647.pub2
Chowdhury MRK, Rahman MS, Khan MMH, Mondal MNI, Rahman MM, Billah B. Risk Factors for Child Malnutrition in Bangladesh: A Multilevel Analysis of a Nationwide Population-Based Survey. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2016; Online First.
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Charvat H, Sasazuki S, Inoue M, Iwasaki M, Sawada N, Shimazu T, Yamaji T, Tsugane S; JPHC Study Group. Prediction of the 10-year probability of gastric cancer occurrence in the Japanese population: the JPHC study cohort II. International Journal of Cancer. 2016; 138(2): 320-331. doi: 10.1002/ijc.29705.