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Serum Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Levels and the Clinical Course of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2019 10;14:2885-2893. Epub 2019 Dec 10.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S225365DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6911326PMC
December 2019

Understanding low COPD exacerbation rates in Japan: a review and comparison with other countries.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2018;13:3459-3471. Epub 2018 Oct 26.

Respiratory Franchise (omit Medical), GlaxoSmithKline, Brentford, Middlesex, UK,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S165187DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6208549PMC
April 2019

Impact of Abdominal Visceral Adiposity on Adult Asthma Symptoms.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2019 Apr 24;7(4):1222-1229.e5. Epub 2018 Nov 24.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S22132198183074
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaip.2018.11.014DOI Listing
April 2019

Retroperitoneal Fibrosis Diagnosed as IgG4-related Disease after 35 Years.

Intern Med 2019 Feb 17;58(4):609-613. Epub 2018 Oct 17.

Director Emeritus KKR Sapporo Medical Center, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2169/internalmedicine.1241-18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6421133PMC
February 2019

An adult case of severe life-threatening Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia due to a macrolide-resistant strain, Japan: a case report.

BMC Infect Dis 2019 Feb 28;19(1):204. Epub 2019 Feb 28.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-019-3846-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6396484PMC
February 2019

Relationship of annual change in bone mineral density with extent of emphysematous lesions and pulmonary function in patients with COPD.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2018 20;13:639-644. Epub 2018 Feb 20.

Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S153750DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5824751PMC
September 2018

Serum periostin is associated with body mass index and allergic rhinitis in healthy and asthmatic subjects.

Allergol Int 2018 Jul 7;67(3):357-363. Epub 2017 Dec 7.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Hokkaido, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.alit.2017.11.006DOI Listing
July 2018

Transfer coefficients better reflect emphysematous changes than carbon monoxide diffusing capacity in obstructive lung diseases.

J Appl Physiol (1985) 2018 07 12;125(1):183-189. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Hokkaido University , Sapporo , Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.01062.2017DOI Listing
July 2018

Associations of Current Wheeze and Body Mass Index with Perennial and Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis in Young Adults.

Int Arch Allergy Immunol 2018 16;176(2):143-149. Epub 2018 May 16.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000488329DOI Listing
June 2018

Numb has distinct function in lung adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.

Oncotarget 2018 Jun 29;9(50):29379-29391. Epub 2018 Jun 29.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.18632/oncotarget.25585DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6047666PMC
June 2018

Orchestrating Role of Apoptosis Inhibitor of Macrophage in the Resolution of Acute Lung Injury.

J Immunol 2017 12 25;199(11):3870-3882. Epub 2017 Oct 25.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo 060-8638, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.1601798DOI Listing
December 2017

Resolution rate of pulmonary sarcoidosis and its related factors in a Japanese population.

Respirology 2017 11 16;22(8):1604-1608. Epub 2017 Jul 16.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13105DOI Listing
November 2017

Performance of computed tomography-derived pulmonary vasculature metrics in the diagnosis and haemodynamic assessment of pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Eur J Radiol 2017 Nov 19;96:31-38. Epub 2017 Sep 19.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2017.09.010DOI Listing
November 2017

Decreased haptoglobin levels inversely correlated with pulmonary artery pressure in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: A cross-sectional study.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Oct;96(43):e8349

aDepartment of Rheumatology, Endocrinology and Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University bFirst Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University Hospital, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000008349DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5671847PMC
October 2017

PEGylation of the GALA Peptide Enhances the Lung-Targeting Activity of Nanocarriers That Contain Encapsulated siRNA.

J Pharm Sci 2017 09 5;106(9):2420-2427. Epub 2017 May 5.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hokkaido University, Kita 12-jo, Nishi 6-chome, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0812, Japan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.xphs.2017.04.075DOI Listing
September 2017

Acute bronchodilator responses to β2-agonist and anticholinergic agent in COPD: Their different associations with exacerbation.

Respir Med 2017 06 8;127:14-20. Epub 2017 Apr 8.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2017.04.005DOI Listing
June 2017

Lessons for COPD from the GOLD 2017 report.

Respirology 2017 05 30;22(4):621. Epub 2017 Mar 30.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13038DOI Listing
May 2017

Combined antitumor effect of γ-secretase inhibitor and ABT-737 in Notch-expressing non-small cell lung cancer.

Int J Clin Oncol 2017 Apr 5;22(2):257-268. Epub 2016 Nov 5.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, North 15, West 7, Kita-ku, Sapporo, 060-8638, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10147-016-1060-3DOI Listing
April 2017

Inhibition of Notch and HIF enhances the antitumor effect of radiation in Notch expressing lung cancer.

Int J Clin Oncol 2017 Feb 23;22(1):59-69. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, North 15, West 7, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, 060-8638, Japan.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10147-016-1031-8
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10147-016-1031-8DOI Listing
February 2017

Asthma-like Features and Clinical Course of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. An Analysis from the Hokkaido COPD Cohort Study.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016 12;194(11):1358-1365

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201602-0353OCDOI Listing
December 2016

Similarities and differences between East and West in COPD.

Respirology 2016 11 27;21(8):1340-1341. Epub 2016 Sep 27.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.12914DOI Listing
November 2016

The predictive value of endobronchial ultrasonography with a guide sheath in the diagnosis of the histologic subtypes of lung cancer.

Respir Investig 2016 Nov 1;54(6):473-478. Epub 2016 Jul 1.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, North 15, West 7, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8638, Japan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.resinv.2016.05.003DOI Listing
November 2016

Computed tomography (CT)-assessed bronchodilation induced by inhaled indacaterol and glycopyrronium/indacaterol in COPD.

Respir Med 2016 10 23;119:70-77. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Japan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2016.08.020DOI Listing
October 2016

Editorial transition and the role of respiratory investigation.

Respir Investig 2016 Jul;54(4):221-2

Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.resinv.2016.06.002DOI Listing
July 2016

A nationwide epidemiological survey of alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency in Japan.

Respir Investig 2016 May 19;54(3):201-6. Epub 2016 Jan 19.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, 14-5, Kita-Ku Kita, Sapporo 060-8648, Japan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.resinv.2015.12.002DOI Listing
May 2016

[Lessons from the Hokkaido COPD cohort study].

Nihon Rinsho 2016 May;74(5):864-8

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May 2016

Contrasting associations of body mass index and measles with asthma and rhinitis in young adults.

Allergy Asthma Proc 2015 Jul-Aug;36(4):293-9

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2500/aap.2015.36.3837DOI Listing
March 2016

Differential changes in quality of life components over 5 years in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2015 13;10:745-57. Epub 2015 Apr 13.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S77586DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4401330PMC
February 2016

Two cases of hard metal lung disease showing gradual improvement in pulmonary function after avoiding dust exposure.

J Occup Med Toxicol 2015 4;10:29. Epub 2015 Aug 4.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Kita-15 Nishi-7 Kita-Ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-8638 Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12995-015-0070-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4524026PMC
August 2015

Regional bronchodilator response assessed by computed tomography in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Eur J Radiol 2015 Jun 9;84(6):1196-201. Epub 2015 Mar 9.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, N-15 W-7, Kita-Ku, Sapporo 060-8638, Japan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2015.02.022DOI Listing
June 2015

Endobronchial ultrasonography with a guide sheath for pure or mixed ground-glass opacity lesions.

Respiration 2014 2;88(2):137-43. Epub 2014 Jul 2.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000362885DOI Listing
April 2015

Spontaneous regression of small cell lung cancer combined with cancer associated retinopathy.

Lung Cancer 2015 Jan 3;87(1):73-6. Epub 2014 Nov 3.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.10.015DOI Listing
January 2015

Hemodynamic effects of ambrisentan-tadalafil combination therapy on progressive portopulmonary hypertension.

World J Hepatol 2014 Nov;6(11):825-9

Yu Yamashita, Ichizo Tsujino, Takahiro Sato, Asuka Yamada, Taku Watanabe, Hiroshi Ohira, Masaharu Nishimura, First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University Hospital, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-8648, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4254/wjh.v6.i11.825DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4243157PMC
November 2014

Association of the CAT-262C>T polymorphism with asthma in smokers and the nonemphysematous phenotype of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2014 Jul 10;113(1):31-36.e2. Epub 2014 May 10.

First Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anai.2014.04.012DOI Listing
July 2014

The effects of a Gly16Arg ADRB2 polymorphism on responses to salmeterol or montelukast in Japanese patients with mild persistent asthma.

Pharmacogenet Genomics 2014 May;24(5):246-55

aFirst Department of Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo bDepartment of Pulmonary Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba cDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Showa University Fujigaoka Hospital, Tokyo dDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Ibaraki Higashi National Hospital, Ibaraki eDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Mito Medical Center, Mito fDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Kobari General Hospital, Chiba gDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Tsukuba Medical Center, Tsukuba hDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Kameda Medical Center, Chiba iDepartment of Biostatistics, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/FPC.0000000000000043DOI Listing
May 2014

Predictors of the pathogenicity of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial pneumonia.

Respirology 2014 May 8;19(4):556-62. Epub 2014 Apr 8.

Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan; Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan; First Department of Internal Medicine, Hokkaido University Hospital, Hokkaido, Japan.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/resp.12288
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.12288DOI Listing
May 2014