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Image-enhanced, chromo, and cap-assisted colonoscopy for improving adenoma/neoplasia detection rate: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Abstract Objective. The effectiveness of narrow band imaging (NBI), chromoendoscopy (CE), and cap-assisted colonoscopy (CAC) on adenoma detection rate (ADR) has been investigated in previousExpand
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Association between weight gain, obesity, and sleep duration: a large-scale 3-year cohort study
ObjectivePrevious research suggests that sleep duration is associated with obesity and weight gain. However, the majority of these studies are of cross-sectional design, with only a few cohortExpand
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Relation between metabolic syndrome and sleep duration in Japan: a large scale cross-sectional study.
OBJECTIVE Previous research suggests that sleep duration is related to metabolic syndrome, based on Western criteria. However, the criteria for metabolic syndrome vary among countries andExpand
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Causative factors of taste disorders in the elderly, and therapeutic effects of zinc.
OBJECTIVES To determine the characteristics of causative factors of taste disorders amongst the elderly, and to examine the therapeutic effect of a zinc agent, taking into account age-relatedExpand
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Association between osteoporosis and sleep duration in healthy middle-aged and elderly adults: a large-scale, cross-sectional study in Japan
Study objectivesThis study aims to explore the association between osteoporosis and nightly sleep duration among adult outpatients.DesignThis is a large-scale, retrospective cross-sectionalExpand
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A prediction rule for the development of delirium among patients in medical wards: Chi-Square Automatic Interaction Detector (CHAID) decision tree analysis model.
OBJECTIVE To predict development of delirium among patients in medical wards by a Chi-Square Automatic Interaction Detector (CHAID) decision tree model. METHODS This was a retrospective cohortExpand
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Nail findings in patients with psoriatic arthritis: A cross‐sectional study with special reference to transverse grooves
Background: Patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) commonly present with nail manifestations; however, little is known about these manifestations. Objective: This study investigated whether nailExpand
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A predictive rule for mortality of inpatients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia: A classification and regression tree analysis.
OBJECTIVE To create a predictive rule to identify risk factors for mortality among patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB). DESIGN, SETTING AND PATIENTS This was a retrospectiveExpand
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High sleep duration variability is an independent risk factor for weight gain
ObjectiveThis study was conducted to evaluate the association between weight gain and variability of sleep duration.MethodsA retrospective cohort study was conducted involving apparently healthyExpand
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The relationship between religiosity and cardiovascular risk factors in Japan: a large-scale cohort study.
The goal of this study was to examine the relationship between religiosity and cardiovascular risk factors in a Japanese population. A retrospective cohort study was conducted involving individualsExpand
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