Direct oral anticoagulants versus warfarin for preventing stroke and systemic embolic events among atrial fibrillation patients with chronic kidney disease.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews2017; 11: CD011373.
Diagnostic utility of appetite loss in addition to existing prediction models for community-acquired pneumonia in the elderly: a prospective diagnostic study in acute care hospitals in Japan.
BMJ Open2017; 7: e019155.
Interactive effectiveness of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers or their combination on survival of hemodialysis patients.
American Journal of Nephrology2017; 46: 439-47.
Evaluation of renal function change during first-line tyrosine kinase inhibitor therapy for metastatic renal cell carcinoma.
Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology2017; 47: 1175-81.
Association between statistical significance and time to publication among systematic reviews: a study protocol for a meta-epidemiological investigation.
BMJ Open2017; 7: e018856.
External validation of prognostic indices for overall survival of malignant pleural mesothelioma.
Lung Cancer2017; 113: 88-92.
Analysis of the evidence-practice gap to facilitate proper medical care for the elderly: investigation, using databases, of utilization measures for National Database of Health Insurance Claims and Specific Health Checkups of Japan (NDB).
Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine2017; 22: 51.
Adequacy of initial evaluation of fever in long-term care facilities.
Geriatrics & Gerontology International2017; 17: 1294-9.
Evaluation of preoperative aspartate transaminase/alanine transaminase ratio as an independent predictive biomarker in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma undergoing cytoreductive nephrectomy: A propensity score matching study.
Clinical Genitourinary Cancer2017; 15: 598-604.
Preoperative controlling nutritional status (CONUT) score as a novel predictive biomarker of survival in patients with localized urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract treated with radical nephroureterectomy.
Urologic Oncology2017; 35: 539.e9-16.
Time to progression after first-line tyrosine kinase inhibitor predicts survival in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma receiving second-line molecular-targeted therapy.
Urologic Oncology2017; 35: 542.e1-9.
Both low and high serum ferritin levels predict mortality risk in hemodialysis patients without inflammation.
Clinical and Experimental Nephrology2017; 21: 685-93.
Comparative efficacy and safety of bone-modifying agents for the treatment of bone metastases in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Oncotarget2017; 8: 68890-8.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for persistent post-concussion syndrome following mild traumatic brain injury (Protocol).
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews2017; 7: CD012727.
Development of a profile scoring system for assessing the psychosocial situation of patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain.
Journal of Pain Research2017; 10: 1853-9.
Impact of nutritional index on the association between phosphorus concentrations and mortality in hemodialysis patients: a cohort study from Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Pattern Study in Japan.
BMJ Open2017; 7: e016682.
Association of coping strategies with mortality and health-related quality of life in hemodialysis patients: the Japan Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study.
PLOS ONE2017; 12: e0180498.
Systemic inflammatory response syndrome is not an indicator of bacteremia in hemodialysis patients with native accesses: a multicenter study.
ASAIO journal2017; 63: 501-6.
Revisiting interdialytic weight gain and mortality association with serum albumin interactions: the Japanese Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Pattern Study.
Journal of Renal Nutrition2017; 27: 421-9.
A novel approach of understanding prediction models: TRIPOD framework.
Journal of General and Family Medicine2017; 18: 319–20.
The effects of higher quality of care on initiation of long-term dialysis in patients with chronic kidney disease and diabetes.
American Journal of Kidney Disease 2017; 70: 666-74.
Computed tomography during initial management and mortality among hemodynamically unstable blunt trauma patients: a nationwide retrospective cohort study.
Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine2017; 25: 74.
Development of quality indicators for care of chronic kidney disease in the primary care setting using electronic health data: a RAND-modified Delphi method.
Clinical and Experimental Nephrology2017; 2: 247-56.
Effect of ABO blood type on the outcomes of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with first-line tyrosine kinase inhibitors.
Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations2017; 35: 540.e7-12.
Dialysate temperature reduction for intradialytic hypotension for people with chronic kidney disease requiring haemodialysis (Protocol).
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews2017; 3: CD012598.
Development of a new risk model for predicting cardiovascular events among hemodialysis patients: population-based hemodialysis patients from the Japan Dialysis Outcome and Practice Patterns Study (J-DOPPS).
PLOS ONE2017; 12: e0173468.
Attributes of primary care in relation to polypharmacy: A multicenter cross-sectional study in Japan.
International Journal for Quality in Health Care2017; 29: 378-83.
Majority of systematic reviews published in high-impact journals neglected to register the protocols: a meta-epidemiological study.
Journal of Clinical Epidemiology2017; 84: 54-60.
Frequent monitoring of mineral metabolism in hemodialysis patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism: associations with achievement of treatment goals and with adjustments in therapy.
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation2017; 32: 534-41.
Association between changes in quality of life and mortality in hemodialysis patients: results from the DOPPS.
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation2017; 32: 521-7.
Influence of post-disaster evacuation on incidence of metabolic syndrome.
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis2017; 24: 327-37.
RAS Inhibitor is not associated with cardiovascular benefits in patients undergoing hemodialysis in Japan.
Therapeutic Apheresis and Dialysis2017; 21: 326-33.
Fukushima after the Great East Japan Earthquake: lessons for developing responsive and resilient health systems.
Journal of Global Health2017; 7: 010501.
The cardiothoracic ratio and all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality in patients undergoing maintenance hemodialysis: results of the MBD-5D study.
Clinical and Experimental Nephrology2017; 21: 797-806.
Associations of employment status and educational levels with mortality and hospitalization in the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study in Japan.
PLOS ONE2017; 12: e0170731.
ASSERT trial – How to assess the safety and efficacy of a high frequency rTMS in postpartum depression? A multicenter, double blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial.
Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications2017; 5: 86–91.
Association between Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and hospital mortality in hemodialysis patients with bloodstream infection: a multicenter cohort from Japanese tertiary care centers.
Therapeutic Apheresis and Dialysis2017; 21: 354-60.
Development and validation of a clinical prediction rule for bacteremia among maintenance hemodialysis patients in outpatient settings.
PLOS ONE2017; 12: e0169975.
Psychosocial stress after a disaster and low back pain related interference with daily living among college students: a cohort study in Fukushima.
Spine2017; 42: 1255-60.
Patient experience of primary care and advance care planning: a multicentre cross-sectional study in Japan.
Family Practice2017; 34: 206-12.
Anemia and long-term renal prognosis in patients with post-renal acute kidney injury of non-malignant cause.
Nephron2017; 135: 129-36.