Tohoku University Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (Hirohito Metoki)
2020.05.29

1.   Kogure Mana, Hirata Takumi, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Multiple measurements of the urinary sodium-to-potassium ratio strongly related home hypertension: TMM Cohort Study. Hypertension Research. 2020; 43 (1): 62-71. doi:10.1038/s41440-019-0335-2  
2.   Hirata Takumi, Nakamura Tomohiro, Kogure Mana, et al. Reduced sleep efficiency, measured using an objective device, was related to an increased prevalence of home hypertension in Japanese adults. Hypertension Research. 2020; 43 (1): 23-29. doi:10.1038/s41440-019-0329-0  
3.   Hozawa Atsushi, Tanno Kozo, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Study profile of The Tohoku Medical Megabank Community-Based Cohort Study. Journal of epidemiology. 2020; : . doi:10.2188/jea.JE20190271  
4.   Kikuchi Daisuke, Obara Taku, Usuzaki Takuma, et al. Evaluating folic acid supplementation among Japanese pregnant women with dietary intake of folic acid lower than 480 µg per day: results from TMM BirThree Cohort Study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2020; : 1-6. doi:10.1080/14767058.2020.1739020  
5.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Update on the prevalence and determinants of folic acid use in Japan evaluated with 91,538 pregnant women: the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2020; 33 (3): 427-436. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1494712  
6.   Kuniyoshi Yasutaka, Kikuya Masahiro, Miyashita Masako, et al. Prefabricated Temporary Housing and Eczema or Respiratory Symptoms in Schoolchildren after the Great East Japan Earthquake: The ToMMo Child Health Study. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2019; 13 (5-6): 905-911. doi:10.1017/dmp.2019.8  
7.   Iwama Noriyuki, Metoki Hirohito, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Association between alcohol consumption during pregnancy and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in Japan: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2019; 42 (1): 85-94. doi:10.1038/s41440-018-0124-3  
8.   Tanaka Kosuke, Nishigori Hidekazu, Watanabe Zen, et al. Higher prevalence of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in women who smoke: the Japan environment and children's study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2019; 42 (4): 558-566. doi:10.1038/s41440-019-0206-x  
9.   Kuriyama Shinichi, Metoki Hirohito, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Cohort Profile: Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study (TMM BirThree Cohort Study): Rationale, Progress and Perspective. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2019; : . doi:10.1093/ije/dyz169  
10.   Watanabe Zen, Nishigori Hidekazu, Tanoue Kaou, et al. Preconception dysmenorrhea as a risk factor for psychological distress in pregnancy: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Journal of affective disorders. 2019; 245 : 475-483. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2018.11.061  
11.   Iwama Noriyuki, Metoki Hirohito, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Blood pressure changes during twin pregnancies: the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Journal of hypertension. 2019; 37 (1): 206-215. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000001846  
12.   Tanoue Kaou, Nishigori Hidekazu, Watanabe Zen, et al. Interannual Changes in the Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence Against Pregnant Women in Miyagi Prefecture After the Great East Japan Earthquake: The Japan Environment and Children’s Study. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2019; : 088626051988151. doi:10.1177/0886260519881517  
13.   Satoh Michihiro, Metoki Hirohito, Asayama Kei, et al. Age-Related Trends in Home Blood Pressure, Home Pulse Rate, and Day-to-Day Blood Pressure and Pulse Rate Variability Based on Longitudinal Cohort Data: The Ohasama Study. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2019; 8 (15): e012121. doi:10.1161/JAHA.119.012121  
14.   Hattori Hiromitsu, Kitamura Akane, Takahashi Fumiaki, et al. The risk of secondary sex ratio imbalance and increased monozygotic twinning after blastocyst transfer: data from the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Reproductive biology and endocrinology : RB&E. 2019; 17 (1): 27. doi:10.1186/s12958-019-0471-1  
15.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Mother-to-infant bonding failure and intimate partner violence during pregnancy as risk factors for father-to-infant bonding failure at 1 month postpartum: an adjunct study of the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2019; : 1-8. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560414  
16.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. The prevalence and risk factors for postpartum depression symptoms of fathers at one and 6 months postpartum: an adjunct study of the Japan Environment & Children's Study. The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians. 2019; : 1-8. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560415  
17.   Kuniyoshi Yasutaka, Kikuya Masahiro, Miyashita Masako, et al. Severity of eczema and mental health problems in Japanese schoolchildren: The ToMMo Child Health Study. Allergology International. 2018; 67 (4): 481-486. doi:10.1016/j.alit.2018.02.009  
18.   Imai Yutaka, Asayama Kei, Fujiwara Seisuke, et al. Development and evaluation of a home nocturnal blood pressure monitoring system using a wrist-cuff device. Blood pressure monitoring. 2018; 23 (6): 318-326. doi:10.1097/MBP.0000000000000351  
19.   Satoh Michihiro, Murakami Takahisa, Asayama Kei, et al. N-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Is Not a Significant Predictor of Stroke Incidence After 5 Years - The Ohasama Study. Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society. 2018; 82 (8): 2055-2062. doi:10.1253/circj.CJ-17-1227  
20.   Satoh Michihiro, Asayama Kei, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Nocturnal blood pressure decline based on different time intervals and long-term cardiovascular risk: the Ohasama Study. Clinical and experimental hypertension (New York, N.Y. : 1993). 2018; 40 (1): 1-7. doi:10.1080/10641963.2016.1259324  
21.   Ohseto Hisashi, Ishikuro Mami, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Relationships among personality traits, metabolic syndrome, and metabolic syndrome scores: The Kakegawa cohort study. Journal of psychosomatic research. 2018; 107 : 20-25. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychores.2018.01.013  
22.   Ishikawa Tomofumi, Obara Taku, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Antihypertensives prescribed for pregnant women in Japan: Prevalence and timing determined from a database of health insurance claims. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2018; 27 (12): 1325-1334. doi:10.1002/pds.4654  
23.   Sugawara Junichi, Iwama Noriyuki, Hoshiai Tetsuro, et al. Regional Birth Outcomes after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami in Miyagi Prefecture. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 2018; 33 (02): 215-219. doi:10.1017/S1049023X18000183  
24.   Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, Tamiya Gen, et al. Potential identification of vitamin B6 responsiveness in autism spectrum disorder utilizing phenotype variables and machine learning methods. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8 (1): 14840. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-33110-w  
25.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Osanai Tamae, et al. Strategic Methods for Recruiting Grandparents: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2018; 246 (2): 97-105. doi:10.1620/tjem.246.97  
26.   Ishikuro Mami, Matsubara Hiroko, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Disease prevalence among nursery school children after the Great East Japan earthquake. BMJ Global Health. 2017; 2 (2): e000127. doi:10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000127  
27.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and risk of major congenital anomalies for pregnancies in Japan: A nationwide birth cohort study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Congenital Anomalies. 2017; 57 (3): 72-78. doi:10.1111/cga.12202  
28.   Sakurai Kasumi, Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Incidence of Domestic Violence Against Pregnant Females After the Great East Japan Earthquake in Miyagi Prefecture: The Japan Environment and Children’s Study. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2017; 11 (02): 216-226. doi:10.1017/dmp.2016.109  
29.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, Sakurai Kasumi, et al. Pregnant Women’s Awareness of Social Capital in the Great East Japan Earthquake-Affected Areas of Miyagi Prefecture: The Japan Environment and Children’s Study. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2017; 11 (03): 355-364. doi:10.1017/dmp.2016.150  
30.   Metoki Hirohito, Iwama Noriyuki, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Monitoring and evaluation of out-of-office blood pressure during pregnancy. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2017; 40 (2): 107-109. doi:10.1038/hr.2016.112  
31.   Murakami Keiko, Asayama Kei, Satoh Michihiro, et al. Risk Factors for Stroke among Young-Old and Old-Old Community-Dwelling Adults in Japan: The Ohasama Study. Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis. 2017; 24 (3): 290-300. doi:10.5551/jat.35766  
32.   Kikuya Masahiro, Matsubara Hiroko, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Alterations in physique among young children after the Great East Japan Earthquake: Results from a nationwide survey. Journal of Epidemiology. 2017; 27 (10): 462-468. doi:10.1016/j.je.2016.09.012  
33.   Murakami Keiko, Asayama Kei, Satoh Michihiro, et al. Home blood pressure predicts stroke incidence among older adults with impaired physical function. Journal of Hypertension. 2017; 35 (12): 2395-2401. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000001473  
34.   Miyashita Masako, Ishikuro Mami, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Development of a Questionnaire Method of Screening for Citrin Deficiency in Schoolchildren. Journal of Pediatrics and Congenital Disorders. 2017; 4 : . http://www.jpediatrics.com/development-of-a-questionnaire-method-of-screening-for-citrin-deficiency-in-schoolchildren/  
35.   Tsubota-Utsugi Megumi, Satoh Michihiro, Tomita Naoki, et al. Lacunar Infarcts Rather than White Matter Hyperintensity as a Predictor of Future Higher Level Functional Decline: The Ohasama Study. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 2017; 26 (2): 376-384. doi:10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2016.09.036  
36.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Obara Taku, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Drug Use before and during Pregnancy in Japan: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Pharmacy. 2017; 5 (2): 21. doi:10.3390/pharmacy5020021  
37.   Takeuchi Fumihiko, Katsuya Tomohiro, Kimura Ryosuke, et al. The fine-scale genetic structure and evolution of the Japanese population. PLOS ONE. 2017; 12 (11): e0185487. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0185487  
38.   Obara Taku, Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Prevalence and determinants of inadequate use of folic acid supplementation in Japanese pregnant women: the Japan Environment and Children’s Study (JECS). The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2017; 30 (5): 588-593. doi:10.1080/14767058.2016.1179273  
39.   Mizuno Satoshi, Nishigori Hidekazu, Sugiyama Takashi, et al. Association between social capital and the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus: An interim report of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Diabetes research and clinical practice. 2016; 120 : 132-41. doi:10.1016/j.diabres.2016.07.020  
40.   Ishikuro Mami, Ubeda Sergio Ramón Gutiérrez, Obara Taku, et al. Knowledge, Attitude, and Practices Toward Blood Pressure Measurement at Home Among Japanese Nurses. Home healthcare now. 2016; 34 (4): 210-7. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000357  
41.   Satoh Michihiro, Asayama Kei, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Long-Term Stroke Risk Due to Partial White-Coat or Masked Hypertension Based on Home and Ambulatory Blood Pressure Measurements: The Ohasama Study. Hypertension. 2016; 67 (1): 48-55. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.115.06461  
42.   Iwama Noriyuki, Metoki Hirohito, Ohkubo Takayoshi, et al. Maternal clinic and home blood pressure measurements during pregnancy and infant birth weight: the BOSHI study. Hypertension Research. 2016; 39 (3): 151-157. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.108  
43.   Ishikura Kazuki, Obara Taku, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Home blood pressure level and decline in renal function among treated hypertensive patients: the J-HOME-Morning Study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2016; 39 (2): 107-12. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.110  
44.   Watanabe Zen, Iwama Noriyuki, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Psychological distress during pregnancy in Miyagi after the Great East Japan Earthquake: The Japan Environment and Children's Study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016; 190 : 341-348. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2015.10.024  
45.   Kuriyama Shinichi, Yaegashi Nobuo, Nagami Fuji, et al. The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project: Design and Mission. Journal of Epidemiology. 2016; 26 (9): 493-511. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20150268  
46.   Satoh Michihiro, Haga Toshikazu, Hosaka Miki, et al. The velocity of antihypertensive effects of seven angiotensin II receptor blockers determined by home blood pressure measurements. Journal of Hypertension. 2016; 34 (6): 1218-1223. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000000902  
47.   Ishikuro Mami, Nakaya Naoki, Obara Taku, et al. Public Attitudes toward an Epidemiological Study with Genomic Analysis in the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster Area. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 2016; 31 (3): 330-334. doi:10.1017/S1049023X16000182  
48.   Murakami Keiko, Tsubota-Utsugi Megumi, Satoh Michihiro, et al. Impaired Higher-Level Functional Capacity as a Predictor of Stroke in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: The Ohasama Study. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation. 2016; 47 (2): 323-8. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011131  
49.   Takahashi Fumiaki, Nishigori Hidekazu, Nishigori Toshie, et al. Fermented Food Consumption and Psychological Distress in Pregnant Women: A Nationwide Birth Cohort Study of the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2016; 240 (4): 309-321. doi:10.1620/tjem.240.309  
50.   Satoh Michihiro, Obara Taku, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Prescription trends in children with pervasive developmental disorders: a claims data-based study in Japan. World journal of pediatrics : WJP. 2016; 12 (4): 443-449. doi:10.1007/s12519-016-0036-8  
51.   Satoh Michihiro, Kikuya Masahiro, Hosaka Miki, et al. Association of aldosterone-to-renin ratio with hypertension differs by sodium intake: the Ohasama study. American journal of hypertension. 2015; 28 (2): 208-15. doi:10.1093/ajh/hpu115  
52.   Metoki Hirohito, Obara Taku, Asayama Kei, et al. Differential effects of angiotensin II receptor blocker and losartan/hydrochlorothiazide combination on central blood pressure and augmentation index. Clinical and Experimental Hypertension. 2015; 37 (4): 294-302. doi:10.3109/10641963.2014.960972  
53.   Satoh Michihiro, Tanno Yumi, Hosaka Miki, et al. Salt intake and the validity of a salt intake assessment system based on a 24-h dietary recall method in pregnant Japanese women. Clinical and Experimental Hypertension. 2015; 37 (6): 459-462. doi:10.3109/10641963.2015.1057832  
54.   Nishigori Hidekazu, Sasaki Michiho, Obara Taku, et al. Correlation Between the Great East Japan Earthquake and Postpartum Depression: A Study in Miyako, Iwate, Japan. Disaster medicine and public health preparedness. 2015; 9 (3): 307-12. doi:0.1017/dmp.2015.51  
55.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Metoki Hirohito, et al. Parity as a factor affecting the white-coat effect in pregnant women: the BOSHI study. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2015; 38 (11): 770-5. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.97  
56.   Hosaka Miki, Metoki Hirohito, Satoh Michihiro, et al. Randomized trial comparing the velocities of the antihypertensive effects on home blood pressure of candesartan and candesartan with hydrochlorothiazide. Hypertension research : official journal of the Japanese Society of Hypertension. 2015; 38 (10): 701-7. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.64  
57.   Satoh Michihiro, Hosaka Miki, Asayama Kei, et al. Association between N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide and day-to-day blood pressure and heart rate variability in a general population: the Ohasama study. Journal of Hypertension. 2015; 28 (2): 1. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000000570  
58.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Metoki Hirohito, et al. Differences between clinic and home blood pressure measurements during pregnancy. Journal of hypertension. 2015; 33 (7): 1492-3. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000000608  
59.   Miyashita Masako, Kikuya Masahiro, Yamanaka Chizuru, et al. Eczema and Asthma Symptoms among Schoolchildren in Coastal and Inland Areas after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake: The ToMMo Child Health Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2015; 237 (4): 297-305. doi:10.1620/tjem.237.297  
60.   Kikuya Masahiro, Miyashita Masako, Yamanaka Chizuru, et al. Protocol and Research Perspectives of the ToMMo Child Health Study after the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2015; 236 (2): 123-130. doi:10.1620/tjem.236.123  
61.   Matsumoto A., Satoh M., Kikuya M., et al. Day-to-Day Variability in Home Blood Pressure Is Associated With Cognitive Decline: The Ohasama Study. Hypertension. 2014; 63 (6): 1333-1338. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.113.01819  
62.   Imai Eri, Tsubota-Utsugi Megumi, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Animal Protein Intake Is Associated with Higher-Level Functional Capacity in Elderly Adults: The Ohasama Study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2014; 62 (3): 426-434. doi:10.1111/jgs.12690  
63.   Asayama Kei, Thijs Lutgarde, Brguljan-Hitij Jana, et al. Risk stratification by self-measured home blood pressure across categories of conventional blood pressure: a participant-level meta-analysis. PLoS medicine. 2014; 11 (1): e1001591. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001591  
64.   Tsubota-Utsugi Megumi, Satoh Michihiro, Hosaka Miki, et al. Personality Traits as Predictors of Decline in Higher-Level Functional Capacity over a 7-Year Follow-Up in Older Adults: The Ohasama Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2014; 234 (3): 197-207. doi:10.1620/tjem.234.197  
65.   Obara Taku, Kikuya Masahiro, Kobayashi Yuka, et al. Associations between visit-to-visit variability in blood pressure measured in the office and antihypertensive drugs: the J-HOME-Morning study. Clinical and experimental hypertension (New York, N.Y. : 1993). 2013; 35 (4): 285-90. doi:10.3109/10641963.2013.780070  
66.   Kanno Atsuhiro, Kikuya Masahiro, Asayama Kei, et al. Night-time blood pressure is associated with the development of chronic kidney disease in a general population: the Ohasama Study. Journal of hypertension. 2013; 31 (12): 2410-7. doi:10.1097/HJH.0b013e328364dd0f