Yamagata Kunihiro

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Name
Yamagata Kunihiro
E-mail
k-yamagamd.tsukuba.ac.jp
Affiliation
University of Tsukuba
Section
Faculty of Medicine
Job title
Professor

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1984
 - 
May 1984
Postdoctoral Fellow, Tsukuba University Hospital.
 
Jun 1984
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Mar 1990
Resident,Internal Medicine, Residency program in Internal Medicine, Tsukuba University Hospital
 
Apr 1990
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Aug 1994
Physician-in-Chief, Division of Nephrology, Hitachi General Hospital, Hitachi, Japan
 
Aug 1994
 - 
Mar 1999
Director, Department of Nephrology, Hitachi General Hospital
 
Apr 1999
 - 
Oct 2001
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba
 

Education

 
 
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1984
School of Medicine, University of Tsukuba
 

Published Papers

 
Yamagata, Kunihiro;Kai, Hirayasu;Saito, Chie
J Ren Nutr.   26(5) 334-340   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Abstract
OBJECTIVE:
This study aimed to assess the validity of a novel chronic kidney disease (CKD) evaluation checklist method used in the Frontier of Renal Outcome Modifications in Japan study.
METHODS:
Nineteen patients with CKD were recruited,...
Iseki, Kunitoshi; Yamagata, Kunihiro
BMC NEPHROLOGY   17(1) 87   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Sumida, Keiichi; Molnar, Miklos Z; Potukuchi, Praveen K; Thomas, Fridtjof; Lu, Jun Ling; Matsushita, Kunihiro; Yamagata, Kunihiro; Kalantar-Zadeh, Kamyar; Kovesdy, Csaba P
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN   28(4) 1248-1258   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Constipation is one of the most prevalent conditions in primary care settings and increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, potentially through processes mediated by altered gut microbiota. However, little is known about the association of con...
Yamagata, K;Ishida, K.;Sairenchi, T.;Takahashi, H.;Ohba, S.;Shiigai, T.;Narita, M.;Koyama, A.
KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL   71(2) 159-166   Jan 2007   [Refereed]
Prevalence and incidence of chronic kidney disease stage G5 in Japan.
Yamagata, Kunihiro;Yagisawa, T;Nakai, S;Nakayama, M;Imai, E;Hattori, M;Iseki, K;Akiba, T.
CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL NEPHROLOGY   19(1) 54-64   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
The prevalence and incidence of end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) have continued to increase worldwide. Japan was known as having the highest prevalence of ESKD in the world; however, Taiwan took this place in 2001, with the USA still in third posit...

Books etc

 
週間朝日MOOK 新「名医」の最新治療2017
Yamagata, Kunihiro;小松康宏
朝日新聞出版   Dec 2016   
実践インターベンショナルネフロロジー
Yamagata,Kunihiro
東京医学社   Jun 2016   
血液透析:導入から見合わせまでの考え方
Yamagata,Kunihiro
医薬ジャーナル社   May 2016   
ナーシング・グラフィカ 健康の回復と看護⑦ 疾病と治療
Yamagata, Kunihiro;臼井 丈一
メディカ出版   Jan 2017   
ナーシング・グラフィカ 健康の回復と看護⑦ 疾病と治療
Yamagata, Kunihiro;臼井丈一
メディカ出版   Jan 2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Association of Pre-ESRD Hemoglobin Variability with Post-ESRD Mortality in Advanced CKD Patients Transitioning to Dialysis
Diskin, Charles Dyer;Sumida, Keiichi;Molnar, Miklos Zsolt;Potukuchi, Praveen Kumar;Thomas, Fridtjof;Lu, Jun Ling;Rhee, Connie;Streja, Elani;Yamagata, Kunihiro;Kalantar-Zadeh, Kamyar;Kovesdy, Csaba P.
ASN:AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY KIDNEY WEEK 2016   15 Nov 2016   
Background: Hemoglobin variability (Hb-var) has been associated with increased mortality both in non-dialysis dependent (NDD)-CKD and ESRD patients, however, the impact of Hb-var in late-stage NDD-CKD on outcomes after dialysis initiation remains ...
Prognostic Signi cance of Pre-ESRD Serum Alkaline Phosphatase for Post-ESRD Mortality in Late-Stage CKD Patients Transitioning to Dialysis
Sumida, Keiichi;Molnar, Miklos Zsolt;Potukuchi, Praveen Kumar;Thomas, Fridtjof;Lu, Jun Ling;Obi, Yoshitsugu;Rhee, Connie;Streja, Elani;Yamagata, Kunihiro;Kalantar-Zadeh, Kamyar;Kovesdy, Csaba P.
ASN:AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY KIDNEY WEEK 2016   15 Nov 2016   
Background: Higher serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP) has been associated with increased mortality in both non-dialysis dependent CKD and ESRD patients. However, little is known about the impact of ALP levels in advanced CKD on outcomes after dialys...
Advantages of Nutrition Counseling in CKD Patients by a Professional Dietician on the Physical or Psychological State
Ueda, Atsushi;Hirayama, Aki;Yamagata, Kunihiro
ASN:AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY KIDNEY WEEK 2016   15 Nov 2016   
Background: In Japan, most of chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients go to a clinic. However, it is frequently observed that the patients going to a clinic don’t have access to good nutrition counseling. This lack of opportunity is usually due to t...
Constipation and Incident Chronic Kidney Disease
Sumida, Keiichi;Molnar, Miklos Zsolt;Potukuchi, Praveen Kumar;Thomas, Fridtjof;Lu, Jun Ling;Streja, Elani;Matsushita, Kunihiro;Yamagata, Kunihiro;Kalantar-Zadeh, Kamyar;Kovesdy, Csaba P.
ASN:AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY KIDNEY WEEK 2016   15 Nov 2016   
Background: Constipation is one of the most prevalent conditions in primary care settings, and it increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, potentially through in ammation by altered gut microbiota. Little is known about its association with i...
Higher Pre-ESRD Visit-to-Visit Variability in Systolic Blood Pressure Is Associated with Increased Post-ESRD Mortality in Advanced CKD Patients Transitioning to Dialysis
Sumida, Keiichi;Molnar, Miklos Zsolt;Potukuchi, Praveen Kumar;Thomas, Fridtjof;Lu, Jun Ling;Streja, Elani;Yamagata, Kunihiro;Kalantar-Zadeh, Kamyar;Kovesdy, Csaba P.
ASN:AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY KIDNEY WEEK 2016   15 Nov 2016   
Background: Higher systolic blood pressure visit-to-visit variability (SBV) is associated with higher mortality. However, little is known about the association of pre- ESRD SBV with outcomes after dialysis initiation.
Methods: We identi ed 17,994 ...

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on urinary abnormalities in mass Screening
Mechanisms of proteinuria from glomerulus in pathological conditons
Study on renal diseases associated with Mitochondrial DNA abnormalities.