Tohoku University Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (Hirohito Metoki)
2022.12.01

1.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Traumatic experiences of the Great East Japan Earthquake and postpartum depressive symptoms: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2023; 320 : 461-467. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2022.09.139  
2.   Satoh Michihiro, Metoki Hirohito, Asayama Kei, et al. Prediction Models for the 5- and 10-Year Incidence of Home Morning Hypertension: The Ohasama Study. American Journal of Hypertension. 2022; 35 (4): 328-336. doi:10.1093/ajh/hpab177  
3.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Social isolation and postnatal bonding disorder in Japan: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Archives of Women's Mental Health. 2022; : . doi:10.1007/s00737-022-01266-0  
4.   Kawaguchi Chikana, Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Cumulative exposure to maternal psychological distress in the prenatal and postnatal periods and atopic dermatitis in children: findings from the TMM BirThree Cohort Study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2022; 22 (1): 242. doi:10.1186/s12884-022-04556-8  
5.   Nakaya Naoki, Nakaya Kumi, Tsuchiya Naho, et al. Similarities in cardiometabolic risk factors among random male-female pairs: a large observational study in Japan. BMC Public Health. 2022; 22 (1): 1978. doi:10.1186/s12889-022-14348-6  
6.   Tatsuta Nozomi, Iwai-Shimada Miyuki, Nakayama Shoji F., et al. Association between whole blood metallic elements concentrations and gestational diabetes mellitus in Japanese women: The Japan environment and Children's study. Environmental Research. 2022; 212 : 113231. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2022.113231  
7.   Kogure Mana, Nakamura Tomohiro, Tsuchiya Naho, et al. Consideration of the reference value and number of measurements of the urinary sodium-to-potassium ratio based on the prevalence of untreated home hypertension: TMM Cohort Study. Hypertension Research. 2022; 45 (5): 866-875. doi:10.1038/s41440-021-00843-7  
8.   Metoki Hirohito, Iwama Noriyuki, Hamada Hirotaka, et al. Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: definition, management, and out-of-office blood pressure measurement. Hypertension Research. 2022; 45 (8): 1298-1309. doi:10.1038/s41440-022-00965-6  
9.   Satoh Michihiro, Murakami Takahisa, Obara Taku, Metoki Hirohito. Time-series analysis of blood pressure changes after the guideline update in 2019 and the coronavirus disease pandemic in 2020 using Japanese longitudinal data. Hypertension Research. 2022; 45 (9): 1408-1417. doi:10.1038/s41440-022-00961-w  
10.   Ohseto Hisashi, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Preeclampsia prediction model using the dipstick test for proteinuria during early gestation. Hypertension Research in Pregnancy. 2022; 10 (3): HRP2022-002. doi:10.14390/jsshp.HRP2022-002  
11.   Munakata Masanori, Hattori Tomomi, Kubota-Nakayama Fumie, et al. Home Blood Pressure-based Guidance Did not Increase Anti-albuminuric Effects on Diagnostic Provision of Microalbuminuria in School Workers: A Miyagi Karoshi Prevention Study. Internal Medicine. 2022; : 0107-22. doi:10.2169/internalmedicine.0107-22  
12.   Sugawara Junichi, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Maternal Baseline Characteristics and Perinatal Outcomes: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of epidemiology. 2022; 32 (2): 69-79. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20200338  
13.   Satoh Michihiro, Hirose Takuo, Satoh Hironori, et al. Actual impact of angiotensin II receptor blocker or calcium channel blocker monotherapy on renal function in real-world patients. Journal of Hypertension. 2022; 40 (8): 1564-1576. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000003186  
14.   Muroya Tomoko, Satoh Michihiro, Murakami Takahisa, et al. Association between urinary sodium-to-potassium ratio and home blood pressure and ambulatory blood pressure: the Ohasama study. Journal of Hypertension. 2022; 40 (5): 862-869. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000003087  
15.   Tatsumi Yukako, Satoh Michihiro, Asayama Kei, et al. Association of home and office systolic and diastolic hypertension with glucose metabolism in a general population: the Ohasama study. Journal of Hypertension. 2022; 40 (7): 1336-1343. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000003145  
16.   Yamada Sho, Komiyama Takamasa, Ohi Takashi, et al. Regular dental visits, periodontitis, tooth loss, and atherosclerosis: The Ohasama study. Journal of Periodontal Research. 2022; 57 (3): 615-622. doi:10.1111/jre.12990  
17.   Yokoyama Emi, Takeda Takashi, Watanabe Zen, et al. Association of fish intake with menstrual pain: A cross-sectional study of the Japan Environment and Children’s Study. PLOS ONE. 2022; 17 (7): e0269042. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0269042  
18.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Maternal personality and postpartum mental disorders in Japan: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Scientific Reports. 2022; 12 (1): 6400. doi:10.1038/s41598-022-09944-w  
19.   Iwama Noriyuki, Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Risk scores for predicting small for gestational age infants in Japan: The TMM birthree cohort study. Scientific Reports. 2022; 12 (1): 8921. doi:10.1038/s41598-022-12892-0  
20.   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. 2022; 35 (5): 964-969. doi:10.1080/14767058.2020.1739020  
21.   Ishikuro Mami, Noda Aoii, Murakami Keiko, et al. Families’ Health after the Great East Japan Earthquake: Findings from the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2022; 256 (2): 93-101. doi:10.1620/tjem.256.93  
22.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Ueno Fumihiko, et al. Maternal personality and alcohol use during pregnancy in Japan: The Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Addictive Behaviors. 2021; 122 : 107020. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2021.107020  
23.   Nakayama Shingo, Satoh Michihiro, Tatsumi Yukako, et al. Detailed association between serum uric acid levels and the incidence of chronic kidney disease stratified by sex in middle-aged adults. Atherosclerosis. 2021; 330 : 107-113. doi:10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2021.06.908  
24.   Nakaya Naoki, Xie Tian, Scheerder Bart, et al. Spousal similarities in cardiometabolic risk factors: A cross-sectional comparison between Dutch and Japanese data from two large biobank studies. Atherosclerosis. 2021; 334 : 85-92. doi:10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2021.08.037  
25.   Murakami Keiko, Ishikuro Mami, Ueno Fumihiko, et al. Associations of education and income with hazardous drinking among postpartum women in Japan: results from the TMM BirThree Cohort Study. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 2021; 26 (1): 70. doi:10.1186/s12199-021-00991-9  
26.   Tanoue Kaou, Watanabe Zen, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. The prevalence of psychological distress during pregnancy in Miyagi Prefecture for 3 years after the Great Eas t Japan Earthquake. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine. 2021; 26 (1): 27. doi:10.1186/s12199-021-00944-2  
27.   Hirata Takumi, Kogure Mana, Tsuchiya Naho, et al. Impacts of the urinary sodium-to-potassium ratio, sleep efficiency, and conventional risk factors on home hypertension in a general Japanese population. Hypertension Research. 2021; 44 (7): 858-865. doi:10.1038/s41440-021-00628-y  
28.   Nakayama Shingo, Satoh Michihiro, Metoki Hirohito, et al. Lifetime risk of stroke stratified by chronic kidney disease and hypertension in the general Asian population: the Ohasama study. Hypertension Research. 2021; 44 (7): 866-873. doi:10.1038/s41440-021-00635-z  
29.   Metoki Hirohito. The Significance of Observing the Risk of Non-communicable Diseases after Large-scale Disasters and Communicable Disease Epidemics. JMA Journal. 2021; 4 (4): . doi:10.31662/jmaj.2021-0126  
30.   Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, Murakami Keiko, et al. Relation of Disaster Exposure With Maternal Characteristics and Obstetric Outcomes: the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project Birth and Three-Generation Cohort Study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2021; : JE20210052. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20210052  
31.   Hozawa Atsushi, Tanno Kozo, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Study profile of the tohoku medical megabank community-based cohort study. Journal of Epidemiology. 2021; 31 (1): 65-76. doi:10.2188/jea.JE20190271  
32.   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. 2021; 36 (21-22): 10013-10028. doi:10.1177/0886260519881517  
33.   Sasaki Satomi, Metoki Hirohito, Satoh Michihiro, et al. Association of subjective health and abnormal cervical cytology in Japanese pregnant women: An adjunct study of the Japan Environment and Children's Study. Preventive Medicine Reports. 2021; 24 : 101525. doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2021.101525  
34.   Yamauchi Takafumi, Ochi Daisuke, Matsukawa Naomi, et al. Machine learning approaches to predict gestational age in normal and complicated pregnancies via urinary metabolomics analysis. Scientific Reports. 2021; 11 (1): 17777. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-97342-z  
35.   Nishikawa Tomofumi, Akiguchi Ichiro, Satoh Michihiro, et al. The association of disproportionately enlarged subarachnoid space hydrocephalus with cognitive deficit in a general population: the Ohasama study. Scientific Reports. 2021; 11 (1): 17061. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-95961-0  
36.   Iwama Noriyuki, Sugiyama Takashi, Metoki Hirohito, et al. Associations between glycosylated hemoglobin level at less than 24 weeks of gestation and adverse pregnancy outcomes in Japan: The Japan Environment and Children’s Study (JECS). Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 2020; 169 : 108377. doi:10.1016/j.diabres.2020.108377  
37.   Iwama Noriyuki, Oba Mari S., Satoh Michihiro, et al. Association of maternal home blood pressure trajectory during pregnancy with infant birth weight: the BOSHI study. Hypertension Research. 2020; 43 (6): 550-559. doi:10.1038/s41440-020-0416-2  
38.   Wagata Maiko, Kogure Mana, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, obesity, and hypertension in later life by age group: a cross-sectional analysis. Hypertension Research. 2020; 43 (11): 1277-1283. doi:10.1038/s41440-020-0463-8  
39.   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  
40.   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  
41.   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. 2020; 49 (1): 18-19m. doi:10.1093/ije/dyz169  
42.   Iwama Noriyuki, Ishikuro Mami, Tanaka Kosuke, et al. Epidemiological studies regarding hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: A review. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research. 2020; 46 (9): 1672-1677. doi:10.1111/jog.14383  
43.   Shirota Matsuyuki, Saigusa Daisuke, Yamashita Riu, et al. Longitudinal plasma amino acid profiling with maternal genomic background throughout human pregnancy. Medical Mass Spectrometry. 2020; 4 (1): 36-49. doi:10.24508/mms.2020.06.001  
44.   Wagata Maiko, Ishikuro Mami, Obara Taku, et al. Low birth weight and abnormal pre-pregnancy body mass index were at higher risk for hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Pregnancy Hypertension. 2020; 22 : 119-125. doi:10.1016/j.preghy.2020.08.001  
45.   Usuzaki Takuma, Ishikuro Mami, Metoki Hirohito, et al. Comparison among research, home, and office blood pressure measurements for pregnant women: The TMM BirThree Cohort Study. The Journal of Clinical Hypertension. 2020; 22 (11): 2004-2013. doi:10.1111/jch.14050  
46.   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. 2020; 33 (16): 2789-2796. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560414  
47.   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. 2020; 33 (16): 2797-2804. doi:10.1080/14767058.2018.1560415  
48.   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  
49.   Fujita Ayami, Hara Azusa, Kikuya Masahiro, et al. Blood Pressure Phenotypes Defined by Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring and Carotid Artery Changes in Community-Dwelling Older Japanese Adults: The Ohasama Study. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2020; 252 (3): 269-279. doi:10.1620/tjem.252.269  
50.   Tsuboi Akito, Matsui Hiroyuki, Shiraishi Naru, et al. Design and Progress of Oral Health Examinations in the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project. The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2020; 251 (2): 97-115. doi:10.1620/tjem.251.97  
51.   Narita Akira, Nagai Masato, Mizuno Satoshi, et al. Clustering by phenotype and genome-wide association study in autism. Translational Psychiatry. 2020; 10 (1): 290. doi:10.1038/s41398-020-00951-x  
52.   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  
53.   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. 2019; 42 (1): 85-94. doi:10.1038/s41440-018-0124-3  
54.   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. 2019; 42 (4): 558-566. doi:10.1038/s41440-019-0206-x  
55.   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  
56.   Iwama Noriyuki, Metoki Hirohito, Nishigori Hidekazu, et al. Blood pressure changes during twin pregnancies. Journal of Hypertension. 2019; 37 (1): 206-215. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000001846  
57.   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  
58.   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. 2019; 17 (1): 27. doi:10.1186/s12958-019-0471-1  
59.   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  
60.   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  
61.   Fujiwara Masaki, Inagaki Masatoshi, Nakaya Naoki, et al. Association between serious psychological distress and nonparticipation in cancer screening and the modifying effect of socioeconomic status: Analysis of anonymized data from a national cross-sectional survey in Japan. Cancer. 2018; 124 (3): 555-562. doi:10.1002/cncr.31086  
62.   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. 2018; 82 (8): 2055-2062. doi:10.1253/circj.CJ-17-1227  
63.   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. 2018; 40 (1): 1-7. doi:10.1080/10641963.2016.1259324  
64.   Watabe Daisuke, Asayama Kei, Hanazawa Tomohiro, et al. Predictive power of home blood pressure indices at baseline and during follow-up in hypertensive patients: HOMED-BP study. Hypertension Research. 2018; 41 (8): 622-628. doi:10.1038/s41440-018-0050-4  
65.   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  
66.   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  
67.   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 (2): 215-219. doi:10.1017/S1049023X18000183  
68.   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  
69.   Takeuchi Hikaru, Taki Yasuyuki, Nouchi Rui, et al. Refractive error is associated with intracranial volume. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8 (1): 175. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-18669-0  
70.   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  
71.   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  
72.   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  
73.   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 (2): 216-226. doi:10.1017/dmp.2016.109  
74.   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 (3): 355-364. doi:10.1017/dmp.2016.150  
75.   Igarashi Yuko, Obara Taku, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Randomized controlled trial of the effects of consumption of ‘Yabukita’ or ‘Benifuuki’ encapsulated tea-powder on low-density lipoprotein cholesterol level and body weight. Food & Nutrition Research. 2017; 61 (1): 1334484. doi:10.1080/16546628.2017.1334484  
76.   Metoki Hirohito, Iwama Noriyuki, Ishikuro Mami, et al. Monitoring and evaluation of out-of-office blood pressure during pregnancy. Hypertension Research. 2017; 40 (2): 107-109. doi:10.1038/hr.2016.112  
77.   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  
78.   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  
79.   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  
80.   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  
81.   Kikuya Masahiro. Development of a Questionnaire Method of Screening for Citrin Deficiency in Schoolchildren. JPCD. 2017; 4 : 1-4. doi:10.17303/jpcd.2017.4.101  
82.   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 (4): 21. doi:10.3390/pharmacy5020021  
83.   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  
84.   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  
85.   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 : 132-141. doi:10.1016/j.diabres.2016.07.020  
86.   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): 210-217. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000357  
87.   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. Hypertension. 2016; 67 (1): 48-55. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.115.06461  
88.   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. 2016; 39 (2): 107-112. doi:10.1038/hr.2015.110  
89.   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  
90.   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  
91.   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  
92.   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  
93.   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  
94.   Murakami Keiko, Tsubota-Utsugi Megumi, Satoh Michihiro, et al. Impaired Higher-Level Functional Capacity as a Predictor of Stroke in Community-Dwelling Older Adults. Stroke. 2016; 47 (2): 323-328. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011131  
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