nakamae atsuo

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nakamae atsuo
Hiroshima University
Job title
Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science(Hiroshima University), Doctor of Medicine(Hiroshima University)
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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Assistant Professor, Hiroshima University Hospital
Aug 2008
Mar 2018
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University
Apr 2006
Jul 2008
Clinical fellow, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University Hospital
Mar 2005
Mar 2006
Research fellow, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center
Apr 2001
Mar 2003
Orthopaedic resident, Saiseikai Hiroshima Hospital


Apr 1992
Mar 1998
Faculty of Medicine, Hiroshima University
Apr 2002
May 2006
Graduate School, Division of Medicine, Hiroshima University

Awards & Honors

Apr 2014
ESSKA-APKASS Travelling Fellowship 2014
May 2014
Central anatomic single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction versus single-bundle augmentation: Clinical and second-look arthroscopic study, Best Poster Award 16th European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) Congress
Feb 2010
Biomechanical function of anterior cruciate ligament remnants: Effects of remnant pattern and duration between injury and surgery on knee stability evaluated with a navigation system, Best Young Faculty Paper Award, International Symposium on Ligaments and Tendons-X
Apr 2008
Biomechanical function of anterior cruciate ligament remnant: Quantitative evaluation of knee stability with a navigation system during anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, Best Poster Award on Knee, 5th World Congress of Sports Trauma & 6th Asia-Pacific Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Meeting

Published Papers

Nakamae, A.; Adachi, N.; Deie, M.; Ishikawa, M.; Nakasa, T.; Ikuta, Y.; Ochi, M.
BONE & JOINT JOURNAL   100B(3) 285-293   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Aims To investigate the risk factors for progression of articular cartilage damage after anatomical anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. Patients and Methods A total of 174 patients who underwent second-look arthroscopic evaluation aft...
No evidence of impaired proprioceptive function in subjects with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a systematic review
Nakamae A, Adachi N, Ishikawa M, Nakasa T, Ochi M.
Journal of ISAKOS   2(4) 191-199   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Nakamae, A.; Ochi, M.; Deie, M.; Adachi, N.; Shibuya, H.; Ohkawa, S.; Hirata, K.
BONE & JOINT JOURNAL   96B(10) 1325-1332   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
We report the clinical outcome and findings at second-look arthroscopy of 216 patients (mean age 25 years (11 to 58)) who underwent anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction or augmentation. There were 73 single-bundle ACL augmentations (44 ...
Nakamae, Atsuo; Ochi, Mitsuo; Adachi, Nobuo; Deie, Masataka; Nakasa, Tomoyuki; Kamei, Goki; Okuhara, Atsushi; Niimoto, Takuya; Ohkawa, Shingo
KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY   22(1) 181-187   Jan 2014   [Refereed]
To identify the relationship between knee flexion angle and femoral tunnel length, as well as the exit points of guidewires, when using a far anteromedial portal technique for posterolateral femoral tunnel drilling in double-bundle anterior crucia...
Nakamae, Atsuo; Deie, Masataka; Adachi, Nobuo; Nakasa, Tomoyuki; Nishimori, Makoto; Ochi, Mitsuo
JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SCIENCE   17(1) 39-45   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
It is desirable to maintain the morphology of the semitendinosus muscle-tendon complex after tendon harvesting for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of knee immobilization on morp...

Books etc

ACL Injury and Its Treatment
Atsuo Nakamae, Mitsuo Ochi (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   Jul 2016   ISBN:978-4-431-55858-3
ACL Injury and Its Treatment
Ochi M, Nakamae A (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   Jul 2016   ISBN:978-4-431-55858-3
Injuries and Health Problems in Football
Cengiz IF, Oliveira M, Ochi M, Nakamae A, Adachi N, Reis RL. (Part:Joint Work)
Sep 2017   
Controversies in the Technical Aspects of ACL Reconstruction
Mitsuo Ochi, David Dejour, Atsuo Nakamae, and Panagiotis G. Ntagiopoulos (Part:Joint Work)
May 2017   
Controversies in the Technical Aspects of ACL Reconstruction
Mitsuo Ochi, Anastasios D. Georgoulis, and Atsuo Nakamae (Part:Joint Work)
May 2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

Clinical Outcomes of Double-bundle Reconstruction versus Remnant-preserving Single-bundle Augmentation in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Atsuo Nakamae
12th ISAKOS Congress   12 May 2019   
Risk Factors for Progression of Articular Cartilage Damage After Anatomic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Second-Look Arthroscopic Evaluation
Nakamae A, Adachi N, Ochi M
2018 ACL Study Gourp meeting   29 Jan 2018   
A high body mass index and excessive knee stability were risk factors for progression of articular cartilage damage after anatomic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in cases of normal meniscus
Atsuo Nakamae, Nobuo Adachi, Masakazu Ishikawa, Tomoyuki Nakasa, Norifumi Suga, Seiju Hayashi, Mitsuo Ochi
18th ESSKA Congress   9 May 2018   
Posterior wall blowout-like phenomenon on computed tomography after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
Atsuo Nakamae, Nobuo Adachi, Masakazu Ishikawa, Tomoyuki Nakasa, Norifumi Suga, Seiju Hayashi, Yoshikazu Sumida, Yusuke Tsuyuguchi, Mitsuo Ochi
2018 APKASS Congress   31 May 2018   
Risk factors for progression of articular cartilage damage after anatomic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a second-look arthroscopic evaluation
14 Jun 2018   

Research Grants & Projects

JSPS: KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C))
Project Year: 2018 - 2022