Staff and specialities

Professor, R.N., Ph.D:  Naomi MIYAMATSU
Associate Professor, R.N., M.S.:  Miho MORINAGA
Assistant Professor:  Yuka TERAZAKI
Research Associate:  Ayumi MORINO
Research Associate:  Nao SONODA

Outline of the department

Division of Adult Nursing

1)Nakamura Y, Ueno Y, Tamaki S, Kadowaki T, Okamura T, Kita Y, Miyamatsu N, Sekikawa A, Takamiya T, El-Saed A, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Ueshima H.Fish consumption and early atherosclerosis in middle-aged men. Metabolism, 56(8):1060-1064, 2007

2)Okamura T, Tanaka H, Miyamatsu N, Hayakawa T, Kadowaki T, Kita Y, Nakamura Y, Okayama A, Ueshima H, for the NIPPON DATA80 Research group. The relationship between serum total cholesterol and all-cause or cause-specific mortality in a 17.3-year study of a Japanese cohort. Atherosclerosis, 190(1); 216-223, 2007.

3)Kadowaki T, Watanabe M, Okayama A, Hishida K, Okamura T, Miyamatsu N, Hayakawa T, Kita Y, Ueshima H. Continuation of smoking cessation and following weight change after intervention in a healthy population with high smoking prevalence. J Occup Health, 48(5): 402-406, 2006

4)Okamura T, Kadowaki T, Sekikawa A, Murata K, Miyamatsu N, Nakamura Y, Aiman El-Saed, Kashiwagi A, Maegawa H, Nishio Y, Takamiya T, Kanda H, Mitsunami K, Kita Y, Edmundowicz D, Tamaki S, Tsujita Y, Kuller LH, Ueshima H. Alcohol Consumption and Coronary Artery Calcium in Middle-aged Japanese Men. American Journal of Cardiology, 98(2): 141-144, 2006

5)Kadowaki T, Sekikawa A, Maegawa H, Takamiya T, Okamura T, El-Saed A, Miyamatsu N, Edmundowicz D, Kita Y, Sutton-Tyrrel K, Kuller LH, Ueshima H. Japanese men have larger areas of visceral adipose tissue than Caucasian men in the same levels of waist circumference in a population-based study. Int J Obes (Lond): 30(7): 1163-1165, 2006

6)Okamura T, Tanaka H, Miyamatsu N, Hayakawa T, Kadowaki T, Kita Y, Nakamura Y, Okayama A, Ueshima H; for the NIPPON DATA80 research group. The relationship between serum total cholesterol and all-cause or cause-specific mortality in a 17.3-year study of a Japanese cohort. Atherosclerosis, 2006

7)Kadowaki T, Kanda H, Watanabe M, Okayama A, Miyamatsu N, Okamura T, Hayakawa T, Hishida K, Kita Y, Ueshima H. Are comprehensive environmental changes as effective as health education for smoking cessation? Tobacco Control. 15(1):26-9, 2006

8)Miyamatsu N, Kadowaki T, Okamura T, Hayakawa T, Kita Y, Okayama A, Nakamura Y, Oki I, and Ueshima H. Different Effects of Blood Pressure on Mortality from Stroke Subtypes Depending on BMI Levels: a 19-year Cohort Study in the Japanese General Population -NIPPON DATA80-. Journal of Human Hypertension 19(4): 285-291, 2005

9)Kadowaki T, Okamura T, Funakoshi T, Okayama A, Kanda H, Miyamatsu N, Kita Y, and Ueshima H. Effectiveness of annual interventions for smoking cessation in an occupational setting in Japan. Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine 4(9): 161-164, 2004