Publications

Time Trends in Helicobacter pylori Infection and Atrophic Gastritis Over 40 Years in Japan.
Helicobacter 2015 Jun 7;20(3):192-8. Epub 2015 Jan 7.
Department of Medicine, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.




H. pylori eradication did not improve dysregulation of specific oncogenic miRNAs in intestinal metaplastic glands.
J Gastroenterol 2012 Sep 1;47(9):988-98. Epub 2012 Mar 1.
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki, Okayama 701-0192, Japan.

Esophageal motor dysfunction plays a key role in GERD with globus sensation--analysis of factors promoting resistance to PPI therapy.
Scand J Gastroenterol 2012 Sep 18;47(8-9):893-9. Epub 2012 May 18.
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki, Japan.

Eradication of H. pylori did not improve abnormal sonic hedgehog expression in the high risk group for gastric cancer.
Dig Dis Sci 2012 Mar 28;57(3):643-9. Epub 2011 Sep 28.
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki City, Okayama Prefecture 01-0192, Japan.


Clinical characteristics of Japanese dyspeptic patients: is the Rome III classification applicable?
Scand J Gastroenterol 2010 May;45(5):567-72
Division of Endoscopy and Ultrasonography, Department of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School, Matsushima, Kurashiki, Japan.

Stepped assessment of gastric emptying of a solid meal using the (13)C-octanoic acid breath test.
J Smooth Muscle Res 2007 Jun;43(3):99-107
Division of Endoscopy and Ultrasound, Department of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School, Matsushima 577, Kurashiki 701-0192, Japan.



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