Hisako Sumiyoshi
Gunma University
Publications 4
#1Yoshiaki Ohyama (Gunma University)H-Index: 11
#2Kunihiko ImaiH-Index: 6
Last.Masahiko Kurabayashi (Gunma University)H-Index: 54
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Abstract The aim of the present study is to evaluate the association of serum uric acid (UA) levels with the risk of incident hypertension among different age groups in men and women using a single large Japanese general cohort. The present study is based on annual health check-up program in Gunma, Japan. We studied 12,029 participants (mean age, 48 ​± ​9 years old; 31% women) free of prevalent cardiovascular disease and hypertension at baseline (2009). Hypertension was defined by self-report, h...
#1Hisako Sumiyoshi (Gunma University)
#2Yoshiaki Ohyama (Gunma University)H-Index: 11
Last.Tetsuya Nakamura (Gunma University)H-Index: 25
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#1Tien C. Nguyen (Gunma University)
#2Yoshiaki Ohyama (Gunma University)H-Index: 11
Last.Yoshito Tsushima (Gunma University)H-Index: 27
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Abstract Purpose To evaluate the correlation between cardiac functional parameters and image quality in coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA). Material and methods Sixty-six patients who underwent both CCTA and echocardiography were included. The coronary artery attenuation values and contrast-to-noise ratios (CNR) were measured in the proximal right coronary arteries (RCA) and left main (LM) trunk. Then, the averages of the mean values derived from RCA and LM were calculated. The card...
#1Huong Nguyen-ThuH-Index: 1
#2Yoshiaki OhyamaH-Index: 11
Last.Yoshito TsushimaH-Index: 27
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