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Research Output 1996 2019

  • 744 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 47 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
2019

A framework of longitudinal study to understand determinants of actual use of the portable health clinic system

Sampa, M. B., Hossain, M. N., Hoque, R., Islam, R., Yokota, F., Nishikitani, M., Fukuda, A. & Ahmed, A. U., Jan 1 2019, Distributed, Ambient and Pervasive Interactions - 7th International Conference, DAPI 2019, Held as Part of the 21st HCI International Conference, HCII 2019, Proceedings. Konomi, S. & Streitz, N. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 323-332 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 11587 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Longitudinal Study
Determinant
Health
Healthcare
Health care
2 Citations (Scopus)

For making a declaration of countermeasures against the falling birth rate from the Japanese Society for Hygiene: summary of discussion in the working group on academic research strategy against an aging society with low birth rate

Nomura, K., Karita, K., Araki, A., Nishioka, E., Muto, G., Iwai-Shimada, M., Nishikitani, M., Inoue, M., Tsurugano, S., Kitano, N., Tsuji, M., Iijima, S., Ueda, K., Kamijima, M., Yamagata, Z., Sakata, K., Iki, M., Yanagisawa, H., Kato, M., Inadera, H. & 4 others, Kokubo, Y., Yokoyama, K., Koizumi, A. & Otsuki, T., Mar 5 2019, In : Environmental health and preventive medicine. 24, 1, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accidental Falls
Birth Rate
Hygiene
Japan
Research
Open Access
Disease control
Health care
Health

Toward a Declaration to Address Japan's Aging Society with Low Birth Rate: Summary of the Japanese Society for Hygiene's Working Group on Academic Research Strategy against an Aging Society with Low Birth Rate

Nomura, K., Karita, K., Araki, A., Nishioka, E., Muto, G., Iwai-Shimada, M., Nishikitani, M., Inoue, M., Tsurugano, S., Kitano, N., Tsuji, M., Iijima, S., Ueda, K., Kamijima, M., Yamagata, Z., Sakata, K., Iki, M., Yanagisawa, H., Kato, M., Yokoyama, K. & 2 others, Koizumi, A. & Otsuki, T., Jan 1 2019, In : Nihon eiseigaku zasshi. Japanese journal of hygiene. 74

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Birth Rate
Hygiene
Japan
Research
2018

Interventions integrating non-communicable disease prevention and reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health: A systematic review

Kikuchi, K., Ayer, R., Okawa, S., Nishikitani, M., Yokota, F., Jimba, M. & Nakashima, N., Jan 1 2018, In : BioScience Trends. 12, 2, p. 116-125 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Reproductive Health
Health care
Health
Disease
Child Care
coproduction
stakeholder
research project
Health
district
2 Citations (Scopus)

Postnatal care could be the key to improving the continuum of care in maternal and child health in ratanakiri, Cambodia

Kikuchi, K., Yasuoka, J., Nanishi, K., Ahmed, A. U., Nohara, Y., Nishikitani, M., Yokota, F., Mizutani, T. & Nakashima, N., Jun 1 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 6, e0198829.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Postnatal Care
Cambodia
Continuity of Patient Care
prenatal care
Health
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between menstruation status and work conditions in Japan

Nishikitani, M., Nakao, M., Tsurugano, S., Inoure, M. & Yano, E., Oct 4 2017, In : BioPsychoSocial Medicine. 11, 1, 26.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Menstruation
Japan
Health
Biological Factors
Health Status Indicators
2016
4 Citations (Scopus)

Female non-regular workers in Japan: Their current status and health

Inoue, M., Nishikitani, M. & Tsurugano, S., Jan 1 2016, In : Industrial health. 54, 6, p. 521-527 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Status
Japan
Health
Child Rearing
Housekeeping

Rapport between cancer patients and their physicians is critical for patient satisfaction with treatment decisions

Umihara, J., Nishikitani, M. & Kubota, K., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Nippon Medical School. 83, 6, p. 235-247 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Satisfaction
Physicians
Neoplasms
Therapeutics
Japan
2015

Improvement of Hemoglobin with Repeated Health Checks among Women in Bangladesh

Nishikitani, M., Nohara, Y., Ghosh, P., Islam Maruf, R., Ahmed, A. U. & Nakashima, N., Jan 1 2015, MEDINFO 2015: eHealth-Enabled Health - Proceedings of the 15th World Congress on Health and Biomedical Informatics. Georgiou, A., Sarkar, I. N. & de Azevedo Marques, P. M. (eds.). IOS Press, 1 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 216).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Bangladesh
Hemoglobin
Hemoglobins
Health
Health Personnel
2014
6 Citations (Scopus)

Differences in self-rated health by employment contract and household structure among japanese employees: A nationwide cross-sectional study

Kachi, Y., Inoue, M., Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Occupational Health. 56, 5, p. 339-346 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Contracts
Cross-Sectional Studies
Single Parent
Health
Health Fairs
2013
14 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of changes in income-related health inequalities among working-age adults in Japan, 1986-2007: Time-trend study

Kachi, Y., Inoue, M., Nishikitani, M., Tsurugano, S. & Yano, E., Mar 1 2013, In : Social Science and Medicine. 81, p. 94-101 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Japan
determinants
income
Health
trend
12 Citations (Scopus)

Emergent use of Twitter in the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake.

Umihara, J. & Nishikitani, M., Jan 1 2013, In : Prehospital and disaster medicine. 28, 5, p. 434-440 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earthquakes
Disasters
Psychology
Social Media
Emotions
2012
18 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of unequal employment status on workers' health: Results from a Japanese national survey

Nishikitani, M., Tsurugano, S., Inoue, M. & Yano, E., Aug 1 2012, In : Social Science and Medicine. 75, 3, p. 439-451 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

effect on employment
worker
Health
health
Health Status
12 Citations (Scopus)

Full-time workers with precarious employment face lower protection for receiving annual health check-ups

Inoue, M., Tsurugano, S., Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Oct 2012, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 55, 10, p. 884-892 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Social Determinants of Health
Contracts
Compliance
Japan
5 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between dietary factors and prostate-specific antigen in healthy men

Ohwaki, K., Endo, F., Kachi, Y., Hattori, K., Muraishi, O., Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Oct 2012, In : Urologia Internationalis. 89, 3, p. 270-274 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prostate-Specific Antigen
Fats
Proteins
Linear Models
Body Mass Index
10 Citations (Scopus)

The possible absence of a healthy-worker effect: A cross-sectional survey among educated Japanese women

Nishikitani, M., Nakao, M., Tsurugano, S. & Yano, E., Nov 27 2012, In : BMJ open. 2, 5, e000958.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Healthy Worker Effect
Working Women
Cross-Sectional Studies
Health
Breakfast

Time changes, and so should we: A reply to Suzuki

Nishikitani, M., Tsurugano, S., Inoue, M. & Yano, E., Aug 1 2012, In : Social Science and Medicine. 75, 3, p. 457-458 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Japan
time
2011
12 Citations (Scopus)

[The health of permanent workers and workers with precarious employment: a literature review].

Inoue, M., Nishikitani, M., Tsurugano, S. & Yano, E., Jan 1 2011, In : Sangyō eiseigaku zasshi = Journal of occupational health. 53, 4, p. 117-139 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Health
Occupational Injuries
Health Status
Mental Health
Information Storage and Retrieval
2010
3 Citations (Scopus)

Collaboration between physicians and a hospital-based palliative care team in a general acute-care hospital in Japan

Tamiya, N., Okuno, M., Kashiwakgi, M., Nishikitani, M. & Aruga, E., Jun 17 2010, In : BMC Palliative Care. 9, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Japan
Physicians
Urban Hospitals
Analgesics
14 Citations (Scopus)

Effort-reward imbalance and its association with health among permanent and fixed-term workers

Inoue, M., Tsurugano, S., Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Nov 5 2010, In : BioPsychoSocial Medicine. 4, 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reward
Health
Obesity
Tokyo
Life Style
2008
3 Citations (Scopus)
Martial Arts
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Physicians
Health insurance
National Health Programs
16 Citations (Scopus)

Differences in the lethality of occupational accidents in OECD countries

Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Aug 1 2008, In : Safety Science. 46, 7, p. 1078-1090 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational Accidents
OECD
Accidents
accident
Economics
2007
26 Citations (Scopus)
Cohort Studies
Depression
Workplace
Suicide
Mental Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

L-type Ca2+ channels in the enteric nervous system mediate oscillatory Cl- secretion in guinea pig colon

Nishikitani, M., Yasuoka, Y., Kawada, H. & Kawahara, K., Feb 8 2007, In : Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 211, 2, p. 151-160 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enteric Nervous System
Neurology
Guinea Pigs
Colon
Verapamil
18 Citations (Scopus)

Somatosensory amplification and its relationship to somatosensory, auditory, and visual evoked and event-related potentials (P300)

Nakao, M., Barsky, A. J., Nishikitani, M., Yano, E. & Murata, K., Mar 26 2007, In : Neuroscience Letters. 415, 2, p. 185-189 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

P300 Event-Related Potentials
Evoked Potentials
Affective Symptoms
Visual Evoked Potentials
Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potentials
2006
7 Citations (Scopus)
Information Services
Heart Rate
Autonomic Nervous System
Back Pain
Fatigue
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of overtime work and insufficient sleep on postural sway in information-technology workers

Karita, K., Nakao, M., Nishikitani, M., Iwata, T., Murata, K. & Yano, E., Jan 1 2006, In : Journal of Occupational Health. 48, 1, p. 65-68 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Postural Balance
User-Computer Interface
Sleep Deprivation
Tokyo
Workload
5 Citations (Scopus)

Gastric electrical activity and cardiovascular risk factors in relation to autonomic nervous function, hormonal responses, and health-related lifestyles in young men

Nakao, M., Nishikitani, M., Nomura, K., Karita, K. & Yano, E., Sep 1 2006, In : Journal of gastroenterology. 41, 9, p. 855-861 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HDL Cholesterol
Life Style
Stomach
Cardiovascular Diseases
Health
16 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships between effort-reward imbalance, over-commitment, and fatigue in Japanese information-technology workers

Takaki, J., Nakao, M., Karita, K., Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Jan 1 2006, In : Journal of Occupational Health. 48, 1, p. 62-64 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Job satisfaction
Tokyo
Job Satisfaction
Computer Systems
Workload
2005
30 Citations (Scopus)
Pulse Wave Analysis
Vascular Stiffness
Information Services
Psychological Stress
Ankle
27 Citations (Scopus)

Back pain claim rates in Japan and the United States: Framing the puzzle

Volinn, E., Nishikitani, M., Volinn, W., Nakamura, Y. & Yano, E., Mar 1 2005, In : Spine. 30, 6, p. 697-704 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Back Pain
Japan
Workers' Compensation
Salaries and Fringe Benefits
Financial Management
16 Citations (Scopus)

Blood lead and erythrocyte protoporphyrin levels in association with smoking and personal hygienic behaviour among lead exposed workers

Karita, K., Nakao, M., Ohwaki, K., Yamanouchi, Y., Nishikitani, M., Nomura, K., Sato, M. & Yano, E., May 1 2005, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 62, 5, p. 300-303 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erythrocytes
Smoking
Hand Disinfection
Recycling
Smoking Cessation
55 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of overtime work, sleep duration, and perceived job characteristics on the physical and mental status of software engineers

Nishikitani, M., Nakao, M., Karita, K., Nomura, K. & Yano, E., Oct 1 2005, In : Industrial health. 43, 4, p. 623-629 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Software
Hostility
Anger
Depression
1 Citation (Scopus)

Restoration by VIP of the carbachol-stimulated Cl- secretion in TTX-treated guinea pig distal colon

Kokubo, A., Yasuoka, Y., Nishikitani, M., Saigenji, K. & Kawahara, K., Dec 1 2005, In : Japanese Journal of Physiology. 55, 6, p. 317-324 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide
Tetrodotoxin
Carbachol
Guinea Pigs
Colon
2004
36 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity and heart rate variability in young Japanese men

Nakao, M., Nomura, K., Karita, K., Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Dec 1 2004, In : Hypertension Research. 27, 12, p. 925-931 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pulse Wave Analysis
Ankle
Arm
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure
4 Citations (Scopus)

Stress perception and social indicators for low back, shoulder and joint pains in Japan: National surveys in 1995 and 2001

Takeuchi, T., Nakao, M., Nishikitani, M. & Yano, E., Jul 1 2004, In : Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 203, 3, p. 195-204 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Perception
Shoulder Pain
Urbanization
Shoulder Joint
Arthralgia
2003
14 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of the K+ channel Kir7.1 in the developing rat kidney: Role in K+ excretion

Suzuki, Y., Yasuoka, Y., Shimohama, T., Nishikitani, M., Nakamura, N., Hirose, S. & Kawahara, K., Mar 1 2003, In : Kidney International. 63, 3, p. 969-975 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kidney
Messenger RNA
Parturition
Extremities
Proteins
11 Citations (Scopus)

Increase of olfactory threshold in plating factory workers exposed to chromium in Korea

Kitamura, F., Yokoyama, K., Araki, S., Nishikitani, M., Choi, J. W., Yum, Y. T., Park, H. C., Park, S. H. & Sato, H., Jan 1 2003, In : Industrial health. 41, 3, p. 279-285 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chromium
Korea
Nasal Septal Perforation
Signs and Symptoms
Smell
2002
15 Citations (Scopus)

Computerized posturography with sway frequency analysis: Application in occupational and environmental health

Yokoyama, K., Araki, S., Nishikitani, M. & Sato, H., Jan 1 2002, In : Industrial Health. 40, 1, p. 14-22 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sarin
Environmental Health
Occupational Health
Poisoning
Railroads
3 Citations (Scopus)

Serosal application of Ba2+ induces oscillatory chloride secretion via activation of submucosal cholinergic neurones in guinea-pig distal colon

Nishikitani, M., Kokubo, A., Takemura, H., Saigenji, K. & Kawahara, K., Jan 1 2002, In : Acta Physiologica Scandinavica. 174, 3, p. 257-264 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholinergic Neurons
Chlorides
Guinea Pigs
Colon
Submucous Plexus
2001
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development of renal potassium excretion capacity in the neonatal rat

Anzai, N., Suzuki, Y., Nishikitani, M., Izumida-Moriguchi, I., Kokubo, A. & Kawahara, K., 2001, In : Japanese Journal of Physiology. 51, 6, p. 745-752 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Potassium
Renal Elimination
Potassium Chloride
Urine
1999
22 Citations (Scopus)

(Z)-3-Hexenyl and trans-Linalool 3,7-oxide β-primeverosides isolated as aroma precursors from leaves of a green tea cultivar

Nishikitani, M., Wang, D., Kubota, K., Kobayashi, A. & Sugawara, F., Jan 1 1999, In : Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 63, 9, p. 1631-1633 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tea
Oxides
Camellia sinensis
Benzyl Alcohol
Enzymatic hydrolysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Reasons for drinking in relation to problem drinking behavior in a sample of Japanese high school students

Yokoyama, K., Nishikitani, M. & Araki, S., Aug 20 1999, In : International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 6, 2, p. 135-149 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drinking Behavior
Drinking
Students
Alcoholism
Tokyo
1998
50 Citations (Scopus)

A preliminary study on delayed vestibulo-cerebellar effects of Tokyo Subway Sarin Poisoning in relation to gender difference: Frequency analysis of postural sway

Yokoyama, K., Araki, S., Murata, K., Nishikitani, M., Okumura, T., Ishimatsu, S. & Takasu, N., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 40, 1, p. 17-21 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sarin
Railroads
Tokyo
Interpersonal Relations
Poisoning
68 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic neurobehavioral and central and autonomic nervous system effects of Tokyo subway sarin poisoning

Yokoyama, K., Araki, S., Murata, K., Nishikitani, M., Okumura, T., Ishimatsu, S. & Takasu, N., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Physiology Paris. 92, 3-4, p. 317-323 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sarin
Railroads
Tokyo
Autonomic Nervous System
Poisoning
84 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic neurobehavioral effects of tokyo subway sarin poisoning in relation to posttraumatic stress disorder

Yokoyama, K., Araki, S., Murata, K., Nishikitani, M., Okumura, T., Ishimatsu, S., Takasu, N. & White, R. F., Jan 1 1998, In : Archives of Environmental Health. 53, 4, p. 249-256 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sarin
Railroads
Subways
Tokyo
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
1997
3 Citations (Scopus)

A study on the determination of odor recognition threshold values of n- and iso-amyl (pentyl) acetates using tedlar bag static methods

Hoshika, Y., Nishikitani, M., Yokoyama, K. & Araki, S., 1997, In : Analytical Sciences. 13, SUPPL., p. 505-508 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyethylene Terephthalates
Odors
Paint
Gas chromatography
Ether
25 Citations (Scopus)

Postural sway frequency analysis in workers exposed to n-hexane, xylene, and toluene: Assessment of subclinical cerebellar dysfunction

Yokoyama, K., Araki, S., Murata, K., Nishikitani, M., Nakaaki, K., Yokota, J., Ito, A. & Sakata, E., Jan 1 1997, In : Environmental Research. 74, 2, p. 110-115 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebellar Diseases
Xylenes
Toluene
frequency analysis
xylene