Publications




Clinical outcomes of stage I and IIA non-small cell lung cancer patients treated with stereotactic body radiotherapy using a real-time tumor-tracking radiotherapy system.
Radiat Oncol 2017 Jan 5;12(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.
Global Station for Quantum Medical Science and Engineering, Global Institution for Collaborative Research and Education (GI-CoRE), Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.



Chemoradiotherapy for patients with recurrent lymph-node metastasis or local recurrence of gastric cancer after curative gastrectomy.
Jpn J Radiol 2016 Jan 17;34(1):35-42. Epub 2015 Nov 17.
Department of Gastroenterology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1-15-1 Kitasato, Minami-ku, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, 252-0375, Japan.


Recovery of serum testosterone following neoadjuvant and adjuvant androgen deprivation therapy in men treated with prostate brachytherapy.
World J Radiol 2015 Dec;7(12):494-500
Hideyasu Tsumura, Takefumi Satoh, Shuhei Hirano, Ken-ichi Tabata, Shinji Kurosaka, Kazumasa Matsumoto, Tetsuo Fujita, Shiro Baba, Masatsugu Iwamura, Department of Urology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara 252-0374, Japan.

Prevalent and up-regulated vimentin expression in micropapillary components of lung adenocarcinomas and its adverse prognostic significance.
Pathol Int 2015 Apr 11;65(4):183-92. Epub 2015 Feb 11.
Department of Thoracic Surgery, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan; Department of Pathology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan.

Assessment of transposed ovarian movement: how much of a safety margin should be added during pelvic radiotherapy?
J Radiat Res 2015 Mar 14;56(2):354-9. Epub 2015 Jan 14.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1-15-1 Kitasato, Minamiku, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0374, Japan.

A prospective quasi-randomized comparison of intraoperatively built custom-linked seeds versus loose seeds for prostate brachytherapy.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 Sep 28;90(1):134-9. Epub 2014 Jun 28.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan.


Catheter displacement prior to the delivery of high-dose-rate brachytherapy in the treatment of prostate cancer patients.
J Contemp Brachytherapy 2014 Jun 24;6(2):161-6. Epub 2014 Jun 24.
Departments of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Kitasato University Hospital, Kitasato, Sagamihara, Japan.


Microfocus X-ray imaging of the internal geometry of brachytherapy seeds.
Appl Radiat Isot 2014 Apr 3;86:13-20. Epub 2014 Jan 3.
Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kitasato University, Kitasato 1-15-1, Minami-ku, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0373, Japan; Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Kitasato 1-15-1, Minami-ku, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0374, Japan.

125Iodine monotherapy for Japanese men with low- and intermediate-risk prostate cancer: outcomes after 5 years of follow-up.
J Radiat Res 2014 Mar 8;55(2):328-33. Epub 2013 Oct 8.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1-15-1 Kitasato, Sagamihara, Japan.


Clinical outcomes of 849 laryngeal cancers treated in the past 40 years: are we succeeding?
Jpn J Clin Oncol 2014 Jan 30;44(1):57-64. Epub 2013 Oct 30.
*Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1-15-1 Kitasato, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0374, Japan.


Clinical outcome of supracricoid laryngectomy with cricohyoidoepiglottopexy: radiation failure versus previously untreated patients.
Auris Nasus Larynx 2013 Apr 11;40(2):207-10. Epub 2012 Aug 11.
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Kanagawa 252-0374, Japan.







Phase I clinical study of NMK36: a new PET tracer with the synthetic amino acid analogue anti-[18F]FACBC.
Ann Nucl Med 2011 Jul 16;25(6):414-8. Epub 2011 Mar 16.
Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1-15-1 Kitasato, Minami-ku, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan.







Radiotherapy quality assurance review in a multi-center randomized trial of limited-disease small cell lung cancer: the Japan Clinical Oncology Group (JCOG) trial 0202.
Radiat Oncol 2009 Jun 2;4:16. Epub 2009 Jun 2.
Clinical Trials and Practice Support Division, Center for Cancer Control and Information Services, National Cancer Center, 5-1-1 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan.


Blockade of an angiotensin type I receptor enhances effects of radiation on tumor growth and tumor-associated angiogenesis by reducing vascular endothelial growth factor expression.
Biomed Pharmacother 2009 Feb 26;63(2):136-45. Epub 2007 Dec 26.
Department of Pharmacology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Kitasato 1-15-1, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 228-8555, Japan.





Effect of histologic type on recurrence pattern in radiation therapy for medically inoperable patients with stage I non-small-cell lung cancer.
Lung 2006 Nov-Dec;184(6):347-53. Epub 2006 Nov 3.
Department of Radiation Oncology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3-39-22, Showa-Machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan.




Radiation therapy for T2N0 laryngeal cancer: A retrospective analysis for the impact of concurrent chemotherapy on local control.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2006 Mar 6;64(4):995-1001. Epub 2006 Jan 6.
Department of Radiation Oncology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan.



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