Taku Shikama

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To determine whether or not there are nocturnal variations in sympathetic baroreflex sensitivity (BRS), we measured spontaneous sympathetic BRSs in eight normal subjects (average 24.5 years old) between 2300 and 0700 h. Electrocardiogram, blood pressure, polysomnography, and muscle sympathetic nerve activity (MSA) using microneurography were recorded. We(More)
According to the data obtained from the fundamental investigations using flow cytometry we designed the schedule of combination chemotherapy for solid cancer patients and we tried this therapy on 25 patients with non-curative, unresectable and recurrent cancers: 9 gastric, 5 colo-rectal, 3 esophageal, 3 pancreatic, 2 gall bladder, 2 lung and 1 breast(More)
Objective Percutaneous transluminal renal artery angioplasty (PTRA) has been recommended for the treatment of renovascular resistant hypertension. However, large randomized trials have reported that PTRA did not improve the outcomes compared with optimal medical therapy in patients with renal artery stenosis (RAS). It is important to identify patients with(More)
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