HIROOKA Yoshitaka

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Name
HIROOKA Yoshitaka
Affiliation
Kyushu University
Section
Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University, Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
Doctor of Medical Sciences(Kyushu University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1996
   
 
- Assistant Professor, Kyushu University Hospital
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1984
Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University
 

Committee Memberships

 
1984
   
 
Japanese Circulation Society  
 
2000
   
 
Japanese Society of Hypertension  Fellow
 
1984
   
 
Japanese Society of Internal Medicine  
 
1998
   
 
Japanese Heart Failure Society  
 
2001
   
 
The Japanese College of Cardiology  
 

Misc

 
Medullary neurons activated by angiotensin II in the conscious rabbit.
Hypertension 27:287-296, 1996.   
Effects of L-arginine supplementation on endothelium-dependent coronary vasodilation induced by acetylcholine in patients with angina and normal coronary arteriograms.
Circulation 94:130-134, 1996.   
Role of nitric oxide towards vasodilator effects of substance P and ATP in human forearm vessels.
Clin Sci 92:123-131, 1997.   

Books etc

 
Imaizumi T, Yoshida M, Hirooka Y, Tagawa T, Takeshita A : Defective endothelium-dependent vasodilation in patients with essential hypertension.
In Recent Progress in Cardiovascular Mechanics. Edited by Hosoda S, Yaginuma T, Susawara m, Taylor MG, Cago CG, Haywood Academic Pudlishers, Switzerland.   1994   
Hirooka Y, Imaizumi T, Takeshita A : Role pf endothelium in control of regional blood flow in humans.
In Cardiac-Vascular Remodeling and Functional Interaction. Edited by Maruyama Y, Hori M, Janicki JS, Springer-Verlag, Tokyo.   1997   
42Hirooka Y, Sasaki K. Kishi T, Takeshita A : Adenovirus-mediated gene transfer into the NTS in conscious rats : A new approach to examining the central control of cardiovascular regulation.
The New York Academy of Sciences, NEURO-CARDIOVASCULAR REGULATION : FROM MOLECULES TO MAN   2001   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Role of central nervous system in controlling blood pressure
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 1986   
Role pf oxidative stress in the brain in hypertension