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St. Luke's International University
School of Nursing School of Nursing
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(BLANK)(The University of Tokyo), (BLANK)(St. Luke's College of Nursing)
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Maternal Infant Nursing & Midwifery

Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Nursing, St. Luke's College of Nursing
Faculty of Hygienic Nursing, St. Luke's College of Nursing

Awards & Honors

Aug 2018
Oxytocin response following breast stimulation in pregnancy: A systematic review

Published Papers

Miyuki Oka, Shigeko Horiuchi, Yoko Shimpuku, Frida Madeni, Sebalda Leshabari
International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences   10 31   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Is hiesyo in pregnant women a risl factor for postpartum haemorrhage?
Sachiyo Nakamura, Shigeko Horiuchi
New Zealand College of Midwives Journal   54    Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Shimpuku Y, Madeni FE, Horiuchi S, Kubota K, Leshabari SC
Reproductive health   15(1) 117   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Takahata K, Horiuchi S, Tadokoro Y, Shuo T, Sawano E, Shinohara K
PloS one   13(2) e0192757   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Agus Y, Horiuchi S, Iida M
Women and birth : journal of the Australian College of Midwives   31(6) 513-519   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Shimoda K, Horiuchi S, Leshabari S, Shimpuku Y
Reproductive health   15(1) 8   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Beatrice Mwilike, Kana Shimoda, Miyuki Oka, Sebalda Leshabari, Yoko Shimpuku, Shigeko Horiuchi
International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences   8 33   2018   [Refereed]
Mwilike B, Nalwadda G, Kagawa M, Malima K, Mselle L, Horiuchi S
BMC pregnancy and childbirth   18(1) 4   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Tadokoro Y, Horiuchi S, Takahata K, Shuo T, Sawano E, Shinohara K
BMC research notes   10(1) 717   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Takeuchi S, Horiuchi S
BMC pregnancy and childbirth   17(1) 354   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Shimpuku Y, Madeni FE, Horiuchi S, Leshabari SC
Revista latino-americana de enfermagem   25 e2840   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
<jats:p>ABSTRACT Objective: women are more likely to give birth at a health facility when their families agree with the birthplace. However, in rural areas of Tanzania, women are often marginalized from decision-making. This study predicted birth...
Identifying clinical and educational difficulties of midwives in an Indonesian Government Hospital マテrにtyっわrd:Towards improving childbirth Care
Yasuko Magamatsu,Rie Tanaka,Miyuki Oka,Naoko Maruyama,Shigeko Horiuchi
Jouranal of Nursing and Practice   7(11) 7-13   2017   [Refereed]
Nakamura S, Horiuchi S
Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.)   23(1) 53-59   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Hishinuma Y, Horiuchi S, Yanai H
Nurse education today   41 60-66   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
BACKGROUND:Midwives are always involved in educational activities whenever novice midwives are present. Although various scales for measuring the educational competencies of nurses have already been developed in previous studies, a scale for the e...
Oguro M, Horiuchi S
Public health nursing (Boston, Mass.)   33(5) 449-459   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
OBJECTIVE:This study identified the relationship between interventions with women's health volunteer groups in two Myanmar villages and maternal and child health outcomes.;DESIGN AND SAMPLE:This cross-sectional study included 188 women aged 15-49 ...
Baba K, Kataoka Y, Nakayama K, Yaju Y, Horiuchi S, Eto H
BMC pregnancy and childbirth   16(1) 37   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
BACKGROUND:The Japan Academy of Midwifery developed and disseminated the '2012 Evidence-based Guidelines for Midwifery Care (Guidelines for Midwives)' for low-risk births to achieve a more uniform standard of care during childbirth in Japan. The o...
Takeuchi S, Horiuchi S
Women and birth : journal of the Australian College of Midwives   29(5) 430-435   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
BACKGROUND:In Japan, the rate of pregnant women who practice antenatal perineal massage was only 15.1%.;AIM:The aim of this study was to develop and evaluate a smartphone website and a leaflet to support antenatal perineal massage practice for pri...
Yuri Hishinuma, Shigeko Horiuchi, Haruo Yanai
Nurse Education Today   36 doi:10.1016/j.nedt.2015.08.024-336   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
BACKGROUND:Clinical education is an extremely important process in cultivating healthcare professionals, and the quality of educators has a major impact on the quality of future practitioners. Although practicing clinical midwives contribute to th...
Shigeko Horiuchi,Yoko Shimpuku, Mariko Iida,Yasuko Nagamatsu,Hiromi Eto,Sedalda Lesabari
5 9-16   2016   [Refereed]
Mentoring Characteristics in Competent Clinical Educators who provide new Midwives with Instructions in Delivery Assistance
Yuri Hishinuma, Shigeko Horiuchi and Haruo Yanai
Journal of Community & Public Health Nursing   doi: 10.4172/jcphn.1000103-shigeko-horiuchi@slcn.ac.jp   Dec 2015   [Refereed]


増澤祐子, 増澤祐子, 宍戸恵理, 宍戸恵理, 堀内成子, 堀内成子
ペリネイタルケア   37(8) 748‐752   Aug 2018
【分娩誘発・陣痛促進のタイミングとリスク管理 安全で効果的な進め方】 助産師にできる分娩誘発・陣痛促進のコツ
増澤 祐子, 宍戸 恵理, 堀内 成子, 日本助産学会ガイドライン委員会
ペリネイタルケア   37(8) 748-752   Aug 2018
北園 真希, 布施 明美, 関 千明, 蛭田 明子, 堀内 成子
母性衛生   59(2) 345-354   Jul 2018
園田希, 園田希, 小川真世, 田所由利子, 高畑香織, 周尾卓也, 堀内成子, 堀内成子
日本助産学会誌   32(1) 60‐72-72   Jun 2018
目的 唾液中オキシトシンおよび唾液中コルチゾールを「Mama's Touchプログラム」の評価指標とすることの実行可能性を検討することである。方法 妊娠38週台と妊娠39週台の計2回、プログラムに参加する介入群とプログラムに参加しない対照群の2群比較を実施した。プログラムは、対象者が乳児とその母親の関わりを観察し、抱っこやあやすなど実際に乳児と関わる60分間のプログラムである。両群とも、研究開始前(Pre)、研究開始後30分(Post 30)、研究開始後60分(Post 60)の3時点で唾...
田中利枝, 田中利枝, 岡美雪, 北園真希, 北園真希, 丸山菜穂子, 堀内成子, 堀内成子
日本助産学会誌   32(1) 15‐26-26   Jun 2018
目的 産科看護者に向けた、早産児の母親の産褥早期の母乳分泌を促す教育プログラムを開発する端緒として、母親の母乳分泌を促すための搾乳ケアについて探索する。対象と方法 PubMed、CINAHL Plus with Full Text、医学中央雑誌Web、Ver.5を用い文献検索を行った。さらにCochrane Libraryに掲載されている搾乳に関するレビューに用いられている文献を追加した。その中からタイトル、抄録、本文を参考に、早産児の母親の母乳分泌量をアウトカムとする文献を抽出し、Coc...
菱沼由梨, 堀内成子
日本助産師学会抄録集   74th 31   May 2018
エビデンスに基づく助産ガイドライン 妊娠期・分娩期2016の概要(The outline of "Japan Academy of Midwifery: Evidence-based guidelines for midwifery care in pregnancy and childbirth-2016 edition")
飯田 真理子, 片岡 弥恵子, 江藤 宏美, 田所 由利子, 増澤 祐子, 八重 ゆかり, 浅井 宏美, 櫻井 綾香, 堀内 成子, 日本助産学会
日本助産学会誌   32(1) 73-80   Jun 2018
周産期を通して安全で快適なケアを提供するには助産実践指針が必要である。日本助産学会は健康なローリスクの女性と新生児へのケア指針を示した「エビデンスに基づく助産ガイドライン-妊娠期・分娩期2016」を刊行した。この2016年版は2012年版に新たに妊娠期の臨床上の疑問(Clinical Question、以下CQ)を13項目加え、既にある分娩期のCQ30項目には最新のエビデンスを加えた。このガイドラインでは助産実践を行う上で日常助産師が遭遇しやすい臨床上の疑問に答え、ケアの指針を示している。...
長田知恵子, 堀内成子
日本助産師学会抄録集   74th 33   May 2018
飯田真理子, 堀内成子, 堀内成子, 永森久美子
母性衛生   59(1) 81‐89   Apr 2018
宍戸恵理, 宍戸恵理, 堀内成子, 堀内成子
母性衛生   59(1) 112‐120   Apr 2018
福冨理佳, 五十嵐由美子, 新福洋子, 片岡弥恵子, 堀内成子
聖路加国際大学紀要   4 58‐62   Mar 2018
中村幸代, 毛利多恵子, 竹内翔子, 堀内成子, 飯田真理子, 中村幸代, 毛利多恵子, 竹内翔子, 堀内成子, 堀内成子, 飯田真理子
日本助産学会誌   31(3) 380-380   Feb 2018
高畑 香織, 堀内 成子, 田所 由利子, 周尾 卓也, 八重 ゆかり
日本助産学会誌   31(3) 381-381   Feb 2018
東原 亜希子, 堀内 成子, 山中 美智子
母性衛生   58(2) 371-379   Jul 2017
長田 知恵子, 堀内 成子
日本助産学会誌   31(3) 393-393   Feb 2018
東原 亜希子, 堀内 成子, 山中 美智子
母性衛生   58(2) 371-379   Jul 2017
妊婦が乳児とふれあう「Mama Touchプログラム」および唾液オキシトシン測定の実行可能性
小川 真世, 園田 希, 田所 由利子, 高畑 香織, 周尾 卓也, 堀内 成子
日本助産学会誌   31(3) 475-475   Feb 2018
EBNのステップ The Power of habit
堀内 成子
日本遺伝看護学会誌   15(2) 21-26   Mar 2017
麓 杏奈, 堀内 成子
日本助産学会誌   31(1) 12-22   Jun 2017
目的 喜ばしい体験と同時に不測の急変に直面することのある助産師の心的外傷体験の実態を明らかにし、その心的外傷体験後の心的外傷後ストレス障害(Posttraumatic Stress Disorder:PTSD)発症リスクやレジリエンス、外傷後成長(Posttraumatic Growth:PTG)との関連を探索することである。対象と方法 全国の周産期関連施設と教育機関から、層別化無作為割り付け法で抽出した308施設1,198名の就業助産師に質問紙を郵送した。有効回答者681名(56.8%)...
育児支援プログラム「HUG Your Baby」の有用性 産後のアンケートとインタビューを通して
柏原 由梨恵, 新福 洋子, 堀内 成子
日本助産学会誌   31(3) 476-476   Feb 2018

Books etc

Woman & Prenatal Testing

Conference Activities & Talks

Characteristics of micro-arousals in pregnant women's sleep at night : A comparison with non-pregnant Women'S sleep
The 19th Europe Sleep Research Conference   Sep 2008   
Co-Sleeping :Infant Sleep Development in the First 12 Weeks
The 11th World Association for Infant Metal Health   Aug 2008   
Effects of Endortracheal suctioning and Respiratory Physical Therapy on Very-Low Birth- Weight Infants
28th International Congress of Miedwives   Jun 2008   
Childbirth Experiences of Immigrant women in Japan
28th International Congress of Midwives   Jun 2008   
Masters Education for Nurse-Midwives : Is it necessary?
28th International Congress of Midwives   Jun 2008   


FLexible Midwifery

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Shigeko HORIUCHI
This study evaluated mental and physical health during the postpartum period and after they had participates in a program designs to improve women's health.The subjects were 135 mothers two-six months after delivery who participates in a postpartu...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Shigeko HORIUCHI
This study was focused on sustainable development of novice researchers who will contribute evidence based midwifery for the promotion of maternal child health in Tanzania.In the first year we developed the curriculum of new midwifery master's pro...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Shigeko HORIUCHI
We developed a small capacitive acceleration sensor of fetal movement with high output power, FMAM (Fetal Movement Acceleration Measurement)recorder and an automatic analysis system of fetal movement. The recorder (290g, 77mm X 27mm X 140mm) consi...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2005 - 2007    Investigator(s): Shigeko HORIUCHI
Aims : The aim of this study is to assess the practicality of providing a mother who has experienced stillbirth with a booklet called Living with Grief and the Angel Kit, which includes keepsakes and preparations for parting with baby. We hope to ...
Development of Guidline for Violence against Women
Project Year: 2002 - 2004
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2002 - 2004    Investigator(s): Shigeko HORIUCHI
The guideline is designed to assist nurses and other health care providers to identify potential victims of domestic violence (hereafter referred to as "DV") in women during the perinatal period in clinical settings of perinatal care including hos...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 1997 - 1999    Investigator(s): Shigeko HORIUCHI
We investigated to the difficulties in childbearing relate to change in sleep patterns among mothers and children.The research consists of five parts, as following;1) In order to find out changes in sleep patterns from ninth and twelfth weeks in p...
Research on independent Nurse-Midwife Activities
Instrument Development to Measure the Quality of Nursing Care
Relationship Between Sleep Patterns of Mothers and Their Babies'Activities during Night of Postpartum 6ws.