Publications


Bone metastases from breast cancer: associations between morphologic CT patterns and glycolytic activity on PET and bone scintigraphy as well as explorative search for influential factors.
Ann Nucl Med 2017 Dec 1;31(10):719-725. Epub 2017 Sep 1.
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Jichi Medical University, 3311-1 Yakushiji, Shimotsuke, Tochigi, 329-0498, Japan.



Comprehensive detection of viruses in pediatric patients with acute liver failure using next-generation sequencing.
J Clin Virol 2017 Nov 3;96:67-72. Epub 2017 Oct 3.
Departments of Pediatrics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai-cho, Showa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466-8550, Japan. Electronic address:



Cognitive dysfunction among newly diagnosed older patients with hematological malignancy: frequency, clinical indicators and predictors.
Jpn J Clin Oncol 2017 Nov 10:1-7. Epub 2017 Nov 10.
Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive-Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Aichi.


First report of eribulin in combination with pertuzumab and trastuzumab for advanced HER2-positive breast cancer.
Breast 2017 Oct 27;35:78-84. Epub 2017 Jun 27.
Breast Medical Oncology, The Cancer Institute Hospital Ariake of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, 3-8-31 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-8550, Japan; Breast Oncology Center, The Cancer Institute Hospital Ariake of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, 3-8-31 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-8550, Japan.


Postoperative Chemoradiotherapy After Local Resection for High-Risk T1 to T2 Low Rectal Cancer: Results of a Single-Arm, Multi-Institutional, Phase II Clinical Trial.
Dis Colon Rectum 2017 Sep;60(9):914-921
1 Division of Colorectal Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan 2 Department of Therapeutic Radiology, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan 3 Department of Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan 4 Division of Colorectal Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan 5 Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, National Hospital Organization Shikoku Cancer Center, Ehime, Japan.



Pattern of Tumor Shrinkage during Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Is Associated with Prognosis in Low-Grade Luminal Early Breast Cancer.
Radiology 2017 Jul 24:161548. Epub 2017 Jul 24.
From the Department of Breast Medical Oncology, Breast Oncology Center (I.F., K.A., K.K., T.S., Y.I.), Department of Medical Oncology (S.T.), Department of Diagnostic Imaging (N.G., Y.K., K.O.), Department of Pathology (R.H., F.A.), Department of Breast Surgical Oncology, Breast Oncology Center (T.I.), Breast Oncology Center (S.O.), and Department of Hematology and Oncology (K.H.), the Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, 3-8-31 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-8550, Japan; and Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Jichi Medical University, Shimotsuke, Japan (N.S.).

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Pancreatic Cancer 2016 From the Japan Pancreas Society: A Synopsis.
Pancreas 2017 May/Jun;46(5):595-604
From the *Clinic of Fukuoka Government Building, Hamanomachi Hospital, Fukuoka; †Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital; ‡Department of Gastroenterology, Tokyo Women's Medical University; §Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Kyorin University; ∥Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo; ¶Department of Gastroenterology, JA Onomichi General Hospital, Onomichi; #Division of Gastroenterology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai; and **Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kansai Medical University, Hirakata, Japan.


The efficacy of a multidisciplinary team approach in critical limb ischemia.
Heart Vessels 2017 Jan 22;32(1):55-60. Epub 2016 Apr 22.
Department of Internal Medicine, Showa University Fujigaoka Rehabilitation Hospital, Yokohama, Japan.

LJM716 in Japanese patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma or HER2-overexpressing breast or gastric cancer.
Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 2017 Jan 9;79(1):131-138. Epub 2016 Dec 9.
Department of Gastrointestinal and Medical Oncology, National Hospital Organization Kyushu Cancer Center, Fukuoka, Japan.


The Prevalence of Overall and Initial Lymph Node Metastases in Clinical T1N0 Thoracic Esophageal Cancer: From the Results of JCOG0502, a Prospective Multicenter Study.
Ann Surg 2016 Dec;264(6):1009-1015
*Department of Frontier Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan†Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan‡Esophageal Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan§Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan¶Department of Surgery, National Hospital Organization Shikoku Cancer Center, Matsuyama, Japan||Esophageal Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan**Department of Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan††Gastroenterological Surgery, Toranomon Hospital, Tokyo, Japan‡‡Department of Surgery, Niigata Cancer Center Hospital, Niigata, Japan§§Department of Surgery, Shizuoka General Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan¶¶Japan Clinical Oncology Group Data Center, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan||||Department of Surgery, Keio University, School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.




In vivo spatial correlation between (18)F-BPA and (18)F-FDG uptakes in head and neck cancer.
Appl Radiat Isot 2016 Sep 28;115:138-146. Epub 2016 May 28.
Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5-1-1, Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan.


Impact of immunohistological subtypes on the long-term prognosis of patients with metastatic breast cancer.
Surg Today 2016 Jul 14;46(7):821-6. Epub 2015 Oct 14.
Department of Hematology and Oncology, The Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, Tokyo, Japan.









Early-onset dropped head syndrome after radiotherapy for head and neck cancer: dose constraints for neck extensor muscles.
J Radiat Res 2016 Mar 18;57(2):169-73. Epub 2015 Dec 18.
Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5-1-1 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan.




Trastuzumab Rechallenge After Lapatinib- and Trastuzumab-Resistant Disease Progression in HER2-Positive Breast Cancer.
Clin Breast Cancer 2015 Dec 18;15(6):432-9. Epub 2015 Jun 18.
Breast Medical Oncology, The Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, Tokyo, Japan; Breast Oncology Center, The Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, Tokyo, Japan.



Prevalence, course and factors associated with delirium in elderly patients with advanced cancer: a longitudinal observational study.
Jpn J Clin Oncol 2015 Oct 16;45(10):934-40. Epub 2015 Jul 16.
Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive-Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya Division of Palliative Care and Psycho-oncology, Nagoya City University Hospital, Nagoya.




Medical Decision-Making Incapacity among Newly Diagnosed Older Patients with Hematological Malignancy Receiving First Line Chemotherapy: A Cross-Sectional Study of Patients and Physicians.
PLoS One 2015 21;10(8):e0136163. Epub 2015 Aug 21.
Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive-Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan; Division of Psycho-oncology and Palliative Care, Nagoya City University Hospital, Nagoya, Japan.

Effectiveness of a psycho-oncology training program for oncology nurses: a randomized controlled trial.
Psychooncology 2016 06 9;25(6):712-8. Epub 2015 Oct 9.
Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive-Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan.

Predictive Factors and Value of ypN+ after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Clinically Lymph Node-Negative Breast Cancer.
PLoS One 2016 15;11(9):e0162616. Epub 2016 Sep 15.
Breast Medical Oncology, Breast Oncology Center, the Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, Tokyo, Japan.

Imatinib could be a new strategy for pulmonary hypertension caused by pulmonary tumor thrombotic microangiopathy in metastatic breast cancer.
Springerplus 2016 15;5(1):1582. Epub 2016 Sep 15.
Breast Medical Oncology, Breast Oncology Center, The Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, 3-8-31, Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-8550 Japan.



Cystoid Macular Edema during Treatment with Paclitaxel and Bevacizumab in a Patient with Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Case Rep Oncol 2017 May-Aug;10(2):605-612. Epub 2017 Jul 11.
Department of Breast Medical Oncology, The Cancer Institute Hospital of Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, Tokyo, Japan.


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