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Articles by Yutaka Imai

Home blood pressure monitoring: methodology, clinical relevance and practical application: a 2021 position paper by the Working Group on Blood Pressure Monitoring and Cardiovascular Variability of the European Society of Hypertension

Parati, Gianfranco; Stergiou, George S.; Bilo, Grzegorz; More

Journal of Hypertension. 39(9):1742-1767, September 2021.

PREDICTIVE POWER OF 24-HOUR AMBULATORY PULSE PRESSURE AND ITS COMPONENTS FOR MORTALITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOMES IN 11,848 PARTICIPANTS RECRUITED FROM 13 POPULATIONS

Gavish, Benjamin; Bursztyn, Michael; Yang, Wen Yi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 39:e3-e4, April 2021.

ASSOCIATION OF FATAL AND NONFATAL CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOMES WITH 24 HOUR MEAN ARTERIAL PRESSURE

Melgarejo, Jesus; Yang, Wen-Yi; Thijs, Lutgarde; More

Journal of Hypertension. 39:e88, April 2021.

ASSOCIATION OF PARITY AND GRAVIDITY WITH CAROTID INTIMA-MEDIA THICKNESS: THE OHASAMA STUDY

Sato, Wakana; Nomura, Kyoko; Hara, Azusa; More

Journal of Hypertension. 39:e157, April 2021.

ASSOCIATIONS OF PARITY AND AGE AT MENARCHE WITH SILENT CEREBROVASCULAR LESIONS OF BRAIN MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING: THE OHASAMA STUDY

Nomura, Kyoko; Sato, Wakana; Satoh, Michihro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 39:e179-e180, April 2021.

Nocturnal blood pressure measured by home devices: evidence and perspective for clinical application

Asayama, Kei; Fujiwara, Takeshi; Hoshide, Satoshi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 37(5):905-916, May 2019.

A18797 Lifetime Risk of Stroke and Coronary Heart Disease Death according to Blood Pressure Level: Evidence for Cardiovascular Prevention from Observational Cohorts in Japan

Satoh, Michihiro; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Asayama, Kei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 36:e92-e93, October 2018.

A18355 Age- sex- and ethnicity-specific prediction of cardiovascular outcomes by in-office and out-of-the-office blood pressure: a subject-level meta-analysis of 17,383 adults enrolled in 17 population studies

Li, Yan; Thijs, Lutgarde; Asayama, Kei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 36:e310-e311, October 2018.

A17393 Systolic and diastolic nocturnal blood pressure dipping differentially predict adverse health outcomes in 8857 untreated participants from 12 populations

Melgarejo, Jesus; Maestre, Gladys E.; Yang, Wen-Yi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 36:e341, October 2018.

A18029 Outcome-Driven Thresholds for Ambulatory Blood Pressure Based on the New ACC/AHA Classification of Hypertension

Staessen, Jan; Cheng, Yi-Bang; Thijs, Lutgarde; More

Journal of Hypertension. 36:e345, October 2018.

Home blood pressure predicts stroke incidence among older adults with impaired physical function: the Ohasama study

Murakami, Keiko; Asayama, Kei; Satoh, Michihiro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 35(12):2395-2401, December 2017.

Blood pressure, heart rate, and double product in a pooled cohort: the Japan Arteriosclerosis Longitudinal Study

Asayama, Kei; Hozawa, Atsushi; Taguri, Masataka; More

Journal of Hypertension. 35(9):1808-1815, September 2017.

YIA 01-03 OUTCOME-DRIVEN REFERENCE FRAME FOR SELF-MEASURED HOME BLOOD PRESSURE VARIABILITY: INTERNATIONAL DATABASE OF HOME BLOOD PRESSURE IN RELATION TO CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOME (IDHOCO)

Juhanoja, Eeva; Johansson, Jouni; Thijs, Lutgarde; More

Journal of Hypertension. 34:e36, September 2016.

MPS 03-08 ON-TREATMENT BLOOD PRESSURE AND CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOMES IN OLDER ADULTS WITH ISOLATED SYSTOLIC HYPERTENSION: VALSARTAN IN ELDERLY ISOLATED SYSTOLIC HYPERTENSION (VALISH) STUDY

Yano, Yuichiro; Rakugi, Hiromi; Bakris, George; More

Journal of Hypertension. 34:e86, September 2016.

Methodology and technology for peripheral and central blood pressure and blood pressure variability measurement: current status and future directions – Position statement of the European Society of Hypertension Working Group on blood pressure monitoring and cardiovascular variability

Stergiou, George S.; Parati, Gianfranco; Vlachopoulos, Charalambos; More

Journal of Hypertension. 34(9):1665-1677, September 2016.

Reference values and associated factors for Japanese newborns’ blood pressure and pulse rate: the babies’ and their parents’ longitudinal observation in Suzuki Memorial Hospital on intrauterine period (BOSHI) study

Satoh, Michihiro; Inoue, Ryusuke; Tada, Hideko; More

Journal of Hypertension. 34(8):1578-1585, August 2016.

The velocity of antihypertensive effects of seven angiotensin II receptor blockers determined by home blood pressure measurements

Satoh, Michihiro; Haga, Toshikazu; Hosaka, Miki; More

Journal of Hypertension. 34(6):1218-1223, June 2016.

Association between N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide and day-to-day blood pressure and heart rate variability in a general population: the Ohasama study

Satoh, Michihiro; Hosaka, Miki; Asayama, Kei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 33(8):1536-1541, August 2015.

European Society of Hypertension practice guidelines for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

Parati, Gianfranco; Stergiou, George; O’Brien, Eoin; More

Journal of Hypertension. 32(7):1359-1366, July 2014.

Night-time blood pressure is associated with the development of chronic kidney disease in a general population: the Ohasama Study

Kanno, Atsuhiro; Kikuya, Masahiro; Asayama, Kei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(12):2410-2417, December 2013.

European Society of Hypertension Position Paper on Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring

O’Brien, Eoin; Parati, Gianfranco; Stergiou, George; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(9):1731-1768, September 2013.

Predictive power of home blood pressure and clinic blood pressure in hypertensive patients with impaired glucose metabolism and diabetes

Noguchi, Yuichi; Asayama, Kei; Staessen, Jan A.; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(8):1593-1602, August 2013.

41 OUTCOME-DRIVEN THRESHOLDS FOR HOME BLOOD PRESSURE MEASUREMENT: THE INTERNATIONAL DATABASE OF HOME BLOOD PRESSURE IN RELATION TO CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOMES

Niiranen, Teemu J.; Asayama, Kei; Thijs, Lutgarde; More

Journal of Hypertension. 30:e13, September 2012.

378 CUMULATIVE IMPACT OF HYPERTENSION, TYPE 2 DIABETES AND CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE ON ALL-CAUSE AND CARDIOVASCULAR MORTALITY: THE JAPAN ARTERIOSCLEROSIS LONGITUDINAL STUDY (JALS)

Tabara, Yasuharu; Ando, Takashi; Ohashi, Yasuo; More

Journal of Hypertension. 30:e111-e112, September 2012.

503 ARE HOME BLOOD PRESSURE AND IMPAIRED GLUCOSE METABOLISM ADDITIVE OR SYNERGISTIC CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS? – HOMED-BP STUDY

Noguchi, Yuichi; Asayama, Kei; Staessen, Jan A.; More

Journal of Hypertension. 30:e148, September 2012.

861 THE INTERNATIONAL DATABASE OF HOME BLOOD PRESSURE IN RELATION TO CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOME (IDHOCO): PROTOCOL AND DATABASE DESCRIPTION

Niiranen, Teemu J.; Thijs, Lutgarde; Asayama, Kei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 30:e251, September 2012.

Plasma renin activity and the aldosterone-to-renin ratio are associated with the development of chronic kidney disease: the Ohasama Study

Terata, Shiho; Kikuya, Masahiro; Satoh, Michihiro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 30(8):1632-1638, August 2012.

Salt-inducible kinase 1 influences Na+,K+-ATPase activity in vascular smooth muscle cells and associates with variations in blood pressure

Popov, Sergej; Silveira, Angela; Wågsäter, Dick; More

Journal of Hypertension. 29(12):2395-2403, December 2011.

Aldosterone-to-renin ratio and nocturnal blood pressure decline in a general population: the Ohasama study

Satoh, Michihiro; Kikuya, Masahiro; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 29(10):1940-1947, October 2011.

Prognostic value of isolated nocturnal hypertension on ambulatory measurement in 8711 individuals from 10 populations

Fan, Hong-Qi; Li, Yan; Thijs, Lutgarde; More

Journal of Hypertension. 28(10):2036-2045, October 2010.

Association of environmental tobacco smoke exposure with elevated home blood pressure in Japanese women: the Ohasama study

Seki, Mami; Inoue, Ryusuke; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 28(9):1814-1820, September 2010.

Detection of silent cerebrovascular lesions in individuals with ‘masked’ and ‘white-coat’ hypertension by home blood pressure measurement: the Ohasama study

Hara, Azusa; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Kondo, Takeo; More

Journal of Hypertension. 27(5):1049-1055, May 2009.

Stroke risk and antihypertensive drug treatment in the general population: the Japan arteriosclerosis longitudinal study

Asayama, Kei; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Yoshida, Seitaro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 27(2):357-364, February 2009.

Seasonal trends of blood pressure during pregnancy in Japan: the Babies and their Parents' Longitudinal Observation in Suzuki Memorial Hospital in Intrauterine Period study

Metoki, Hirohito; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Watanabe, Yumiko; More

Journal of Hypertension. 26(12):2406-2413, December 2008.

European Society of Hypertension guidelines for blood pressure monitoring at home: a summary report of the Second International Consensus Conference on Home Blood Pressure Monitoring

Parati, Gianfranco; Stergiou, George S; Asmar, Roland; More

Journal of Hypertension. 26(8):1505-1526, August 2008.

Predictive value of ambulatory heart rate in the Japanese general population: the Ohasama study

Hozawa, Atsushi; Inoue, Ryusuke; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 26(8):1571-1576, August 2008.

Association of TNFRSF4 gene polymorphisms with essential hypertension

Mashimo, Yoichi; Suzuki, Yoichi; Hatori, Kazuko; More

Journal of Hypertension. 26(5):902-913, May 2008.

Cost-effectiveness of the introduction of home blood pressure measurement in patients with office hypertension

Fukunaga, Hidefumi; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Kobayashi, Makoto; More

Journal of Hypertension. 26(4):685-690, April 2008.

Prognostic superiority of daytime ambulatory over conventional blood pressure in four populations: a meta-analysis of 7030 individuals

Hansen, Tine W; Kikuya, Masahiro; Thijs, Lutgarde; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1554-1564, August 2007.

Ambulatory blood pressure, blood pressure variability and the prevalence of carotid artery alteration: the Ohasama study

Shintani, Yoriko; Kikuya, Masahiro; Hara, Azusa; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1704-1710, August 2007.

Detection of carotid atherosclerosis in individuals with masked hypertension and white-coat hypertension by self-measured blood pressure at home: The Ohasama Study

Hara, Azusa; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Kikuya, Masahiro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(2):321-327, February 2007.

Introversion associated with large differences between screening blood pressure and home blood pressure measurement: the Ohasama study

Hozawa, Atsushi; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Obara, Taku; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(11):2183-2189, November 2006.

Characteristics of resistant hypertension determined by self-measured blood pressure at home and office blood pressure measurements: the J-HOME study

Oikawa, Takuya; Obara, Taku; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(9):1737-1743, September 2006.

Prognostic significance of night-time, early morning, and daytime blood pressures on the risk of cerebrovascular and cardiovascular mortality: the Ohasama Study

Metoki, Hirohito; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Kikuya, Masahiro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(9):1841-1848, September 2006.

Practice guidelines of the European Society of Hypertension for clinic, ambulatory and self blood pressure measurement

O'Brien, Eoin; Asmar, Roland; Beilin, Lawrie; More

Journal of Hypertension. 23(4):697-701, April 2005.

European Society of Hypertension recommendations for conventional, ambulatory and home blood pressure measurement

O'Brien, Eoin; Asmar, Roland; Beilin, Lawrie; More

Journal of Hypertension. 21(5):821-848, May 2003.

Therapeutic effects of evening administration of guanabenz and clonidine on morning hypertension: evaluation using home-based blood pressure measurements

Hashimoto, Junichiro; Chonan, Kenichi; Aoki, Yohei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 21(4):805-811, April 2003.

Pulse wave velocity and the second derivative of the finger photoplethysmogram in treated hypertensive patients: their relationship and associating factors

Hashimoto, Junichiro; Chonan, Kenichi; Aoki, Yohei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 20(12):2415-2422, December 2002.

Prognostic significance of the nocturnal decline in blood pressure in individuals with and without high 24-h blood pressure: the Ohasama study

Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Hozawa, Atsushi; Yamaguchi, Junko; More

Journal of Hypertension. 20(11):2183-2189, November 2002.

Angiotensin-converting enzyme I/D polymorphism and hypertension: The Ohasama study

Matsubara, Mitsunobu; Suzuki, Michiko; Fujiwara, Tohru; More

Journal of Hypertension. 20(6):1121-1126, June 2002.

Aldosterone synthase gene (CYP11B2) C-334T polymorphism, ambulatory blood pressure and nocturnal decline in blood pressure in the general Japanese population: the Ohasama Study

Matsubara, Mitsunobu; Kikuya, Masahiro; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 19(12):2179-2184, December 2001.

Japanese individuals do not harbor the T594M mutation but do have the P592S mutation in the C-terminus of the β-subunit of the epithelial sodium channel: the Ohasama Study

Matsubara, Mitsunobu; Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Michimata, Mari; More

Journal of Hypertension. 18(7):861-866, July 2000.

Characteristics of blood pressure measured at home in the morning and in the evening: the Ohasama study

Imai, Yutaka; Nishiyama, Akimitsu; Sekino, Makoto; More

Journal of Hypertension. 17(7):889-898, July 1999.

Home blood pressure measurement has a stronger predictive power for mortality than does screening blood pressure measurement: a population-based observation in Ohasama, Japan

Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Imai, Yutaka; Tsuji, Ichiro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 16(7):971-975, July 1998.

Prediction of mortality by ambulatory blood pressure monitoring versus screening blood pressure measurements: a pilot study in Ohasama

Ohkubo, Takayoshi; Imai, Yutaka; Tsuji, Ichiro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 15(4):357-364, April 1997.

Ambulatory blood pressure in normotensive and hypertensive subjects: results from an international database

Staessen, Jan A.; O'Brien, Eoin T.; Amery, Antoon K.; More

Journal of Hypertension. 12:S13-S22, 1994.

Characteristics of a community-based distribution of home blood pressure in Ohasama in northern Japan

Imai, Yutaka; Satoh, Hiroshi; Nagai, Kenichi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 11(12):1441-1449, December 1993.

Hypertensive episodes and circadian fluctuations of blood pressure in patients with phaeochromocytoma: studies by longterm blood pressure monitoring based on a volume-oscillometric method

Imai, Yutaka; Abe, Keishi; Miura, Yukio; More

Journal of Hypertension. 6(1):9-16, January 1988.

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