1. Netsu S, Shishido T, Kitahara T, Honda Y, Funayama A, Narumi T, Kadowaki S, Takahashi H, Miyamoto T, Arimoto T, Nishiyama S, Watanabe T, Woo CH, Takeishi Y, Kubota I: Midkine exacerbates pressure overload-induced cardiac remodeling. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2014 Jan 3; 443(1): 205-210

  2. Sasaki T, Shishido T, Kadowaki S, Kitahara T, Suzuki S, Katoh S, Funayama A, Netsu S, Watanabe T, Goto K, Takeishi Y, Kubota I: Diacylglycerol kinaseαexacerbates cardiac injury after ischemia/reperfusion. Heart Vessels. 2014 Jan; 29(1): 110-118

  3. Honda S, Miyamoto T, Watanabe T, Narumi T, Kadowaki S, Honda Y, Otaki Y, Hasegawa H, Netsu S, Funayama A, Ishino M, Nishiyama S, Takahashi H, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyashita T, Kubota I: A novel mouse model of aortic valve stenosis induced by direct wire injury. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2014 Feb; 34(2): 270-278

  4. Tamabuchi T, Watanabe T, Konta T, Tamura H, Nishiyama S, Arimoto T, Takahashi H, Shishido T, Miyashita T, Miyamoto T, Shibata Y, Ueno Y, Kato T, Fukao A, Kayama T, Kubota I: Impact of excess salt intake on plasma brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels in a Japanese general population with chronic kidney disease. Yamagata Med J. 2014 Feb; 32(1): 7-16

  5. Katoh S, Honda S, Watanabe T, Suzuki S, Ishino M, Kitahara T, Funayama A, Netsu S, Sasaki T, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Sadahiro M, Kubota I: Atrial endothelial impairment through toll-like receptor 4 signaling causes atrial thrombogenesis. Heart Vessels. 2014 Mar; 29(2): 263-272

  6. Nunomiya K, Shibata Y, Abe S, Inoue S, Igarashi A, Yamauchi K, Kimura T, Aida Y, Nemoto T, Sato M, Kishi H, Nakano H, Sato K, Kubota I: Relationship between serum level of lymphatic vessel endothelial hyaluronan receptor-1 and prognosis in patients with lung cancer. J Cancer. 2014 Mar 11; 5(3): 242-247

  7. Niizeki T, Kaneko K, Sugawara S, Sasaki T, Tsunoda Y, Takeishi Y, Kubota I: Successful revascularization to right coronary artery by percutaneous coronary intervention after endovascular therapy for leriche syndrome. Clin Med Insights Case Rep. 2014 Mar 17; 7: 33-36

  8. Otaki Y, Arimoto T, Takahashi H, Kadowaki S, Ishigaki D, Narumi T, Honda Y, Iwayama T, Nishiyama S, Shishido T, Miyashita T, Miyamoto T, Watanabe T, Kubota I: Prognostic value of myocardial damage markers in patients with chronic heart failure with atrial fibrillation. Intern Med. 2014; 53(7): 661-668

  9. Otaki Y, Takahashi H, Watanabe T, Kadowaki S, Narumi T, Honda Y, Hasegawa H, Honda S, Funayama A, Nishiyama S, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyashita T, Miyamoto T, Kubota I: Electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy cornell product is a feasible predictor of cardiac prognosis in patients with chronic heart failure. Clin Res Cardiol. 2014 Apr; 103(4): 275-284

  10. Otaki Y, Watanabe T, Takahashi H, Narumi T, Kadowaki S, Honda Y, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Konta T, Kubota I: Association of renal tubular damage with cardio-renal anemia syndrome in patients with heart failure. Int J Cardiol. 2014 May 1; 173(2): 222-228

  11. Narumi T, Watanabe T, Kadowaki S, Otaki Y, Honda Y, Nishiyama S, Takahashi H, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Kubota I: The obesity paradox is not observed in chronic heart failure patients with metabolic syndrome. EXCLI J. 2014 May 12; 13: 516-525

  12. Narumi T, Watanabe T, Kadowaki S, Kinoshita D, Yokoyama M, Honda Y, Otaki Y, Nishiyama S, Takahashi H, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Kubota I: Impact of serum omentin-1 levels on cardiac prognosis in patients with heart failure. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2014 Apr 23; 13: 84

  13. Iwayama T, Nitobe J, Watanabe T, Ishino M, Tamura H, Nishiyama S, Takahashi H, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyashita T, Miyamoto T, Toyama S, Sadahiro M, Kubota I: The role of epicardial adipose tissue in coronary artery disease in non-obese patients. J Cardiol. 2014 May; 63(5): 344-349

  14. Otaki Y, Watanabe T, Takahashi H, Hirayama A, Narumi T, Kadowaki S, Honda Y, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Konta T, Shibata Y, Fukao A, Daimon M, Ueno Y, Kato T, Kayama T, Kubota I: Association of heart-type fatty acid-binding protein with cardiovascular risk factors and all-cause mortality in the general population: the Takahata study. PLoS One. 2014 May 21; 9(5): e94834

  15. Sato K, Shibata Y, Abe S, Inoue S, Igarashi A, Yamauchi K, Aida Y, Nunomiya K, Nakano H, Sato M, Kimura T, Nemoto T, Watanabe T, Konta T, Ueno Y, Kato T, Kayama T, Kubota I: Association between plasma adiponectin levels and decline in forced expiratory volume in 1 s in a general Japanese population: the Takahata study. Int J Med Sci. 2014 May 21; 11(8): 758-764

  16. Narumi T, Watanabe T, Iwayama T, Kadowaki S, Otaki Y, Honda Y, Nishiyama S, Takahashi H, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Kubota I: Increased epicardial adipose tissue volume predicts insulin resistance and coronary artery disease in non-obese subjects with metabolic syndrome. IJC Metabolic & Endocrine. 2014; 3: 14-19

  17. Iwayama T, Arimoto T, Tamura H, Wanezaki M, Sasaki S, Nishiyama S, Kutsuzawa D, Ishigaki D, Nitobe J, Suzuki H, Watanabe T, Kubota I: Two-dimensional speckle tracking imaging as a novel strategy for accurately identifying the accessory pathway. Intern Med. 2014; 53(14): 1527-1530

  18. Kaneko K, Saito H, Takahashi T, Kiribayashi N, Omi K, Sasaki T, Niizeki T, Sugawara S, Akasaka M, Kubota I: Rosuvastatin improves plaque morphology in cerebral embolism patients with normal low-density lipoprotein and severe aortic arch plaque. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2014 Jul; 23(6): 1682-1689

  19. Netsu S, Honda Y, Watanabe T, Shibata Y, Nishiyama S, Arimoto T, Takahashi H, Shishido T, Miyashita T, Miyamoto T, Konta T, Ueno Y, Kato T, Fukao A, Kayama T, Kubota I: Comorbidity of airflow limitation in patients with cardiovascular disease. Exp Clin Cardiol. 2014; 20(6): 3788-3800

  20. Aida Y, Shibata Y, Abe S, Inoue S, Kimura T, Igarashi A, Yamauchi K, Nunomiya K, Kishi H, Nemoto T, Sato M, Sato-Nishiwaki M, Nakano H, Sato K, Kubota I: Inhibition of elastase-pulmonary emphysema in dominant-negative MafB transgenic mice. Int J Biol Sci. 2014 Aug 13; 10(8): 882-894

  21. Watanabe T, Miyamoto T, Miyasita T, Shishido T, Arimoto T, Takahashi H, Nishiyama S, Hirono O, Matsui M, Sugawara S, Ikeno E, Miyawaki H, Fukao A, Kubota I: Combination therapy of eicosapentaenoic acid and pitavastatin for coronary plaque regression evaluated by integrated backscatter intravascular ultrasonography (CHERRY study)-Rationale and design. J Cardiol. 2014 Sep; 64(3): 236-239

  22. Wanezaki M, Arimoto T, Takahashi H, Iwayama T, Ishigaki D, Kutsuzawa D, Watanabe T, Kubota I: Electroanatomical mapping of the atrialized right ventricle: Placement of a transvenous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in a patient with Ebstein's anomaly. J Arrhythmia. 2014; 30: 382-384

  23. Sasaki S, Watanabe T, Tamura H, Nishiyama S, Wanezaki M, Sato C, Yamaura G, Ishino M, Arimoto T, Takahashi H, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Kubota I: Left atrial strain as evaluated by two-dimensional speckle tracking predicts left atrial appendage dysfunction in patients with acute ischemic stroke. BBA Clinical. 2014; 2: 40-47

  24. Kaneko K, Otaki Y, Kadowaki S, Narumi T, Saito H, Kiribayashi N, Omi K, Sasaki T, Niizeki T, Sugawara S, Kubota I: Left atrial appendage dysfunction in acute cerebral embolism patients with sinus rhythm: correlation with pulse wave tissue Doppler imaging. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Oct; 30(7): 1245-1254

  25. Konta T, Ichikawa K, Suzuki K, Kudo K, Satoh H, Kamei K, Nishidate E, Kubota I: A microarray analysis of urinary microRNAs in renal diseases. Clin Exp Nephrol. 2014 Oct; 18(5): 711-717

  26. Otaki Y, Watanabe T, Takahashi H, Kadowaki S, Narumi T, Honda Y, Wanezaki M, Sasaki S, Tamura H, Nishiyama S, Arimoto T, Shishido T, Miyamoto T, Kubota I: Association of plasma thioredoxin-1 with renal tubular damage and cardiac prognosis in patients with chronic heart failure. J Cardiol. 2014 Nov; 64(5): 353-359

  27. Kamei K, Konta T, Hirayama A, Suzuki K, Ichikawa K, Fujimoto S, Iseki K, Moriyama T, Yamagata K, Tsuruya K, Kimura K, Narita I, Kondo M, Asahi K, Watanabe T: A slight increase within the normal range of serum uric acid and the decline in renal function: associations in a community-based population. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2014 Dec; 29(12): 2286-2292

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  29. 中野寛之,伊関憲,小澤昌子,富永綾,貞廣良一,大谷浩一: 次亜塩素酸ナトリウムおよび水酸化ナトリウム含有漂白剤の摂取により腐食性食道炎,縦隔気腫をきたし,保存的治療で改善した1例.中毒研究  2014; 27(1): 39-44

  30. 土屋隼人,宮本卓也,石野光則,禰津俊介,安藤薫,西山悟史,宮下武彦,渡邉哲,久保田功:治療に反応せず急性増悪し死亡した膠原病関連肺動脈性肺高血圧症の1例.(26回心臓性急死研究会) 心臓. 2014; 46(Supple.2): 32-37

  31. 石原環,井上純人,中野寛之,佐藤正道,山内啓子,五十嵐朗,阿部修一,柴田陽光,加藤博久,大泉弘幸,久保田功:研究・症例  急速な経過をとった縦隔原発悪性孤立性繊維性腫瘍の1例.日本胸部臨床. 2014; 73(7): 843-848

  32. 中野寛之,井上純人,五十嵐朗,阿部修一,柴田陽光,久保田功:研究・症例  急速な経過を辿った特発性肺ヘモジデローシスの1例.日本胸部臨床. 2014; 73(9): 1112-1117

  33. 和根崎真大,西山悟史,平山敦士,渡邉哲,久保田功,成松宏人,深尾彰,徳永正靭:山形県急性心筋梗塞発症登録評価研究事業平成24年のまとめ.山形県医師会会報.201475823-27

  34. 須貝孝幸,井上純人,五十嵐朗,阿部修一,柴田陽光,久保田功:研究・症例  強酸性温泉での溺水による急性呼吸窮迫症候群から救命しえた1例.日本胸部臨床.201473(8)971-975

  35. 阿部祐紀,井上純人,五十嵐朗,阿部修一,柴田陽光,久保田功:研究・症例  インフリキシマブ投与により副腎皮質ステロイドおよび免疫抑制薬の減量が可能となったサルコイドーシスの1例.日本胸部臨床.2014; 73(10): 1243-1248

  36. 石野光則,竹村昭宣,加藤重彦,安日智,北原辰郎,新関武史,山内聡,池野栄一郎,久保田功:ステロイドが著効した急性好酸球性心筋炎の1例.心臓.2014; 46(12): 1601-1606