No. publish date facility name  department paper journal title first author IF(2015)
1 2008/3/11 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Effects of azelnidipine on the autonomic functions and its influence on arterial stiffness and endothelial functions J Cardiol. 2008 Apr;51(2):114-20. Jiko Yamada 2.405
2 2008/11/1 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine The relationships of cardiovascular disease risk factors to flow-mediated dilatation in Japanese subjects free of cardiovascular disease. Hypertens Res. 2008 Nov;31(11):2019-25. Hirofumi Tomiyama 3.208
3 2008/12/1 Vascular Failure Workshop Group   Flow-Mediated Vasodilation as a Diagnostic Modality for Vascular Failure Hypertens Res. 2008 Dec;31(12):2105-13. Teruo INOUE 3.208
4 2009/4/30 University of Tokushima Graduate School Department of Clinical Nutrition Dietary Phosphorus Acutely Impairs Endothelial Function JASN July 2009 vol. 20 no. 7 1504-1512 Emi Shuto 8.491
5 2009/11/17 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Non-Invasive Vascular Function Tests: Their Pathophysiological Background and Clinical Application Circ J 2010; 74:24-33 Hirofumi Tomiyama 4.124
6 2010/1/28 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Relationship of Insulin Resistance to Macroand Microvasculature Reactivity in Hypertension Am J Hypertens (2010) 23 (5): 495-500  Masanobu Yoshida 3.182
7 2010/2/15 Nippon Medical School Division of Geriatric Medicine The Importance of Assessment of Endothelial Function According to the Time Course of Flow-mediated Dilation of the Brachial Artery Journal of Nippon Medical School
Vol. 77 (2010) No. 1 P 59-61 
Kentaro Watanabe 0.586
8 2010/6/3 The University of Tokushima Graduate School of Health Biosciences Department of Medicine and Bioregulatory Sciences Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate is inversely associated with sex-dependent diverse carotid atherosclerosis regardless of endothelial function Atherosclerosis. 2010 Sep;212(1):310-5. Sumiko Yoshida 3.942
9 2010/6/15 Kumamoto Kinoh Hospital Division of Dardiovascular Medicine Nitrate tolerance as a possible cause of multidrug-resistant coronary artery spasm. Int Heart J. 2010 May;51(3):211-3. Yoshinobu Morikawa 1.938
10 2010/9/3 Kansai Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Decreased plasma level of vitamin C in chronic kidney disease:comparison between diabetic and non-diabetic patients Nephrol Dial Transplant.
(2011) 26 (4): 1252-1257.
Nobuyuki Takahashi 4.085
11 2010/11/1 The University of Tokushima Graduate School of Health Biosciences Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Bosentan ameliorated exercise-induced pulmonary arterial hypertension complicated with systemic sclerosis. Internal Medicine
Vol. 49 (2010) No. 21 P 2309-2312 
Shusuke Yagi 0.832
12 2010/12/3 Nippon Medical School Department of Internal Medicine Oral glucose loading attenuates endothelial function in normal individual Eur J Clin Invest 2011; 41 (5): 465–473 Kentaro Watanabe 2.687
13 2011/1/18 Fukushima Medical Univercity Department of Cardiology and Hematology Flow-mediated dilatation identifies impaired endothelial function in patients with sleep apnea syndrome FUKUSHIMA JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE
Vol. 56 (2010) No. 2 P 115-120 
Yoshihisa, Akiomi
14 2011/2/4 Dokkyo University School of Medicine Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism Comparative study between high-dose fluvastatin and lowdose fluvastatin and ezetimibe with regard to the effect on endothelial function in diabetic patients Endocrine Journal
Vol. 58 (2011) No. 3 P 171-175 
Yoshiaki Kawagoe 1.895
15 2011/4/14 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Relationships Among Hyperuricemia, Metabolic Syndrome, and Endothelial Function Am J Hypertens. 2011 Jul;24(7):770-4 Hirofumi Tomiyama 3.182
16 2011/5/5 Okayama University Graduate
School of Medicine
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Impact of Hypertriglyceridemia on Endothelial Dysfunction During Statin  Ezetimibe Therapy in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease Am J Cardiol. 2011 Aug 1;108(3):333-9. Kei Yunoki 3.154
17 2011/5/18 Okayama University Graduate
School of Medicine
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Ezetimibe improves postprandial hyperlipemia and  its induced endothelial dysfunction Atherosclerosis. 2011 Aug;217(2):486-91. Kei Yunoki 3.942
18 2011/5/20 Jiyugaoka Medical Clinic   Flow-mediated dilation is associated with microalbuminuria independent of cardiovascular risk factors in type 2 diabetes - interrelations with arterial thickness and stiffness. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2011;18(9):744-52. Hiroki Yokoyama 2.495
19 2011/7/7 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Physiology and Medicine Rho-Associated Kinase Activity, Endothelial Function, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol.
2011 Oct;31(10):2353-9. 
Junko Soga 5.969
20 2011/7/18 Kyushu University Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences Differential effects of organic nitrates on arterial diameter among healthy Japanese participants with different mitochondrial aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 genotypes: randomised crossover trial BMJ Open. 2011 Jul 18;1(1):e000133. Satoko Sakata 2.562
21 2011/9/26 University of Toyama Second Department of Internal Medicine Effect of Repeated Sauna Treatment on Exercise Tolerance and Endothelial Function in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure Am J Cardiol. 2012 Jan 1;109(1):100-4. Takashi Ohori 3.154
22 2011/9/26 Hyogo Prefectural Awaji Hospital Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Effect of 3-Month Repeated Administration of Miglitol on Vascular Endothelial Function in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus and Coronary Artery Disease Am J Cardiol. 2012 Jan 1;109(1):42-6.  Takuo Emoto 3.154
23 2011/10/26 The University of Tokushima Graduate School Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Institute of Health Biosciences Ezetimibe monotherapy ameliorates vascular function in patients with hypercholesterolemia through decreasing oxidative stress. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2011;18(12):1080-9. Hirotsugu Kurobe 2.495
24 2011/11/1 Kansai Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Modified resveratrol Longevinex improves endothelial function in adults with metabolic syndrome receiving standard treatment Nutr Res. 2011 Nov;31(11):842-7. Keisuke Fujitakaa 2.523
25 2011/11/17 Juntendo University
Graduate School of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Metabolism and Endocrinology Masked Hypertension, Endothelial Dysfunction, and Arterial Stiffness in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus:A Pilot Study Am J Hypertens. 2012 Feb;25(2):165-70.  Kageumi Takeno 3.182
26 2011/12/6 Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine Association of endothelial and vascular smooth muscle dysfunction with cardiovascular risk factors, vascular complications, and subclinical carotid atherosclerosis in type 2 diabetic patients J Atheroscler Thromb. 2012;19(3):276-84. Naoya Kawano 2.495
27 2011/12/15 Hyogo Prefectural Awaji Hospital Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine Possible association between non-invasive parameter of flow-mediated dilatation in brachial artery and whole coronary plaque vulnerability in patients with coronary artery disease Int J Cardiol. 2013 Jul 1;166(3):613-20. Takahiro Sawada 4.638
28 2011/12/28 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Mineralocorticoid receptor blocker eplerenone improves endothelial function and inhibits Rho-associated kinase activity in patients with hypertension. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2012 Feb;91(2):289-97 N Fujimura 7.268
29 2012/1/16 University of Toyama The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine Repeated sauna therapy improves myocardial perfusion in patients with chronically occluded coronary artery-related ischemia Int J Cardiol. 2013 Jul 15;167(1):237-43. Mitsuo Sobajima 4.638
30 2012/2/10 Jichi Medical University School of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine The time course of flow-mediated vasodilation and endothelial dysfunction in patients with a cardiovascular risk factor J Am Soc Hypertens. 2012 Mar-Apr;6(2):109-16. Tomoyuki Kabutoya 2.656
31 2012/4/3 Fukuoka University School of Medicine Department of Cardiology Clinical significance of flow-mediated dilation, brachial intima-media thickness and pulse wave velocity in patients with and without coronary artery disease. Circ J. 2012;76(6):1469-75. Rie Koyoshi 4.124
32 2012/4/28 Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Ezetimibe improves endothelial function and inhibits Rho-kinase activity associated with inhibition of cholesterol absorption in humans. Circ J. 2012;76(8):2023-30. Kotaro Nochioka 4.124
33 2012/5/1 Asahikawa Medical College Department of Ophthalmology Association Between Diabetic Retinopathy and Flow-Mediated Vasodilation in Type 2 DM Curr Eye Res. 2012 May;37(5):446-51. Kenji Sogawa 2.025
34 2012/5/15 University of Shizuoka Department of Clinical Nutrition, School of Food and Nutritional Scienses Seasonal variation of endothelium-dependent flow-mediated vasodilation measured in the same subjects. Am J Cardiovasc Dis. 2012;2(2):111-5. Masako Iwata
35 2012/5/18 Jichi Medical University School of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine Aggressive Blood Pressure–Lowering Therapy Guided by Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Improves Target Organ Damage in Hypertensive
Patients With Type 2 Diabetes/Prediabetes
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2012 Jul;14(7):422-8.  Kazuo Eguchi 2.549
36 2012/6/27 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine A multicenter study design to assess the clinical usefulness of semi-automatic measurement of flow-mediated vasodilatation of the brachial artery. Int Heart J. 2012;53(3):170-5 Hirofumi Tomiyama 1.938
37 2012/7/6 Hiroshima University Departments of Cardiovascular Medicine Hyperbilirubinemia, Augmentation of Endothelial Function, and Decrease in Oxidative Stress in Gilbert Syndrome Circulation. 2012 Jul 31;126(5):598-603. Tatsuya Maruhashi 17.047
38 2012/7/12 Hiroshima University Departments of Cardiovascular Medicine Intima-Media Thickness of Brachial Artery, Vascular Function, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol.
2012 Sep;32(9):2295-303.
Yumiko Iwamoto 5.969
39 2012/8 Nippon Medical School Department of Internal Medicine Sitagliptin improves vascular endothelial function in Japanese type 2 diabetes patients without cardiovascular disease Journal of Diabetes Mellitus 2 (2012) 338-345 Kazunari Suzuki
40 2012/8/14 Nippon Medical School Department of Internal Medicine The effects of postprandial glucose and insulin levels on postprandial endothelial function in subjects with normal glucose tolerance Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2012 Aug 14;11:98. Kazunari Suzuki 4.534
41 2012/10/15 University of Tsukuba Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Science Curcumin ingestion and exercise training improve vascular endothelial function in postmenopausal women Nutr Res. 2012 Oct;32(10):795-9. Nobuhiko Akazawa 2.472
42 2012/10/30 Nippon Medical School Department of Cardiovascular Medicine The Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Inhibitor Sitagliptin Improves Vascular Endothelial Function in Type 2 Diabetes J Korean Med Sci. 2012 Nov;27(11):1364-1370.  Yoshiaki Kubota 1.256
43 2012/11/20 Asahikawa Medical University Department of Ophthalmology Impaired Systemic Vascular Endothelial Function in Patients with Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion Curr Eye Res. 2013 Jan;38(1):114-8. Ichiro Tanano 2.025
44 2012/12/14 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine Simultaneous Heart Rate Variability Monitoring Enhances the Predictive Value of Flow-Mediated Dilation in Ischemic Heart Disease Circ J. 2013;77(4):1018-25. Shogo Watanabe 4.124
45 2012/12/14 Kumamoto Kinoh Hospital, Kumamoto Aging Research Institute Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Aerobic interval exercise training in the afternoon reduces attacks of coronary spastic angina in conjunction with improvement in endothelial function, oxidative stress, and inflammation. Coron Artery Dis. 2013 May;24(3):177-82. Yoshinobu Morikawa 1.553
46 2012/12/18 Fukushima Medical University Department of Cardiology and Hematology Impact of adaptive servo-ventilation on cardiovascular function and prognosis in heart failure patients with preserved left ventricular ejection fraction and sleep-disordered breathing. Eur J Heart Fail. 2013 May;15(5):543-50. Akiomi Yoshihisa 5.135
47 2013/1/9 Okayama University Graduate
School of Medicine
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Alogliptin ameliorates postprandial lipemia and postprandial endothelial dysfunction in nondiabetic subjects: a preliminary report Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2013 Jan 9;12:8.  Yoko Noda 4.534
48 2013/2/19 Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Medicine and Clinical Science A decreased level of serum soluble klotho is an independent biomarker associated with arterial stiffness in patients with chronic kidney disease. PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e56695. Masashi Kitagawa 3.057
49 2013/3/21 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Nitroglycerine-Induced Vasodilation for Assessment of Vascular Function : A Comparison With Flow-Mediated Vasodilation Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol.
2013 Jun;33(6):1401-8.
Tatsuya Maruhashi 5.969
50 2013/3/27 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Differences in Body Temperature Variability Between Subjects With and Without Diabetes and Predictive Value for Cardiovascular Events. Circ J. 2013;77(7):1844-53. Eisuke Amiya 4.124
51 2013/3/30 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Clinical correlation of brachial artery flow-mediated dilation in patients with systemic sclerosis Mod Rheumatol. 2014 Jan;24(1):106-11. Takehiro Takahashi 1.843
52 2013/4/18 Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology Simultaneous assessment of endothelial function and morphology in the brachial artery using a new semiautomatic ultrasound system Hypertens Res. 2013 Aug;36(8):691-7 Tomokazu Iguchi 3.208
53 2013/5/3 Wakayama Medical University Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine Combined examination of glyceryl trinitrate-mediated vascular dilation with flow-mediated vascular dilation is essential for assessment of vascular function in type 2 diabetes. Journal of Diabetes Investigation
2013 May 6;4(3):304-9
Machi Furuta 2.294
54 2013/5/6 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Presence of desaturated hemoglobin enhances the contribution of blood cells to flow-mediated dilation in subjects with systemic sclerosis Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 3;168(3):3125-7.  Eisuke Amiya 4.638
55 2013/5/10 Hyogo Prefectural Awaji Hospital Division of Cardiovascular Medicine The Apolipoprotein B/A1 Ratio is Associated with Reactive Oxygen Metabolites and Endothelial Dysfunction in Statin-Treated Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2013 Jul 30;20(7):623-9.  Takuo Emoto 2.495
56 2013/5/30 Shonan Kamakura General Hospital Department of Nephrology, Immunology, and Vascular Medicine Aliskiren, a Direct Renin Inhibitor, Improves Vascular Endothelial Function in Patients on Hemodialysis Independent of Antihypertensive Effect 〜 a Pilot Study 〜 Kidney Blood Press Res. 2013;37(2-3):190-8. Hidekazu Moriya 2.908
57 2013/5/30 National Defense Medical College Department of Intensive Care Medicine Anti-sympathetic action enhances statin's pleiotropic effects: the combined effect of rosuvastatin and atenolol on endothelial function. Int Angiol 2014;33:27-34 Bonpei Takase 0.899
58 2013/6/21 International University of Health and
Welfare Shioya Hospital
Department of Internal Medicine Does smoking cessation with varenicline worsen vascular endothelial function? BMJ Open. 2013 Jun 21;3(6). Akira Umeda 2.562
59 2013/6/25 Jichi Medical University School of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine Masked Hypertension Defined by Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Is Associated With Impaired Flow-Mediated Vasodilatation in Patients With Cardiovascular Risk Factors J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich).2013;15:630–636 Tomoyuki Kabutoya 2.549
60 2013/7/ National Defense Medical College Department of Intensive Care Medicine Pitavastatin subacutely improves endothelial function and reduces inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in patients with hypercholesterolaemia Heart Asia  2013;5:204-209 Bonpei Takase
61 2013/7/12 Bourbon Institutes of Health Science, Bourbon Corporation   Acute and chronic flow-mediated dilation and blood pressure responses to daily intake of boysenberry juice: a preliminary study. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2013 Dec;64(8):988-92. Akito Matsusima 1.451
62 2013/7/14 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Impairment of flow-mediated dilation correlates with aortic dilation in patients with Marfan syndrome. Heart Vessels. 2014 Jul;29(4):478-85. Munenori Takata 2.293
63 2013/7/25 House Foods Corporation   Chronic Intake of Onion Extract Containing Quercetin Improved Postprandial Endothelial Dysfunction in Healthy Men J Am Coll Nutr. 2013 Jun;32(3):160-4 Hideki Nakayama 1.453
64 2013/7/30 Junshin Gakuen University Department of Medical Laboratory Science, Faculty of Health Sciences New Methodological Approach to Improve Reproducibility of Brachial Artery Flow-Mediated Dilatation. Echocardiography. 2014 Feb;31(2):197-202. Masaaki Kanahara 1.432
65 2013/8/12 The University of Tokushima Graduate School of Health Biosciences Department of Cardio-Diabetes Medicine Effects of the brown rice diet on visceral obesity and endothelial function: the BRAVO study Br J Nutr. 2014 Jan 28;111(2):310-20. Michio Shimabukuro 3.311
66 2013/8/25 Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Plasma Pentraxin 3 is a More Potent Predictor of Endothelial Dysfunction than High-Sensitive C-Reactive Protein. Int Heart J. 2014;55(2):160-4. Tomohiko Yasunaga 1.938
67 2013/9 KYOWA HAKKO BIO CO., LTD. Function Research Group, Healthcare Products Development Center Effects of Oral L-Citrulline Supplementation on Lipoprotein Oxidation and Endothelial Dysfunction in Humans with Vasospastic Angina Immunol Endocr Metab Agents Med Chem. 2013 Sep;13(3):214-220. Masahiko Morita
68 2013/9/5 Jichi Medical University School of Medicine(Yanai Municipal Heigun Clinic) Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Differential Effects of Aliskiren/Amlodipine Combination and High-Dose Amlodipine Monotherapy on Endothelial Function in Elderly Hypertensive Patients Am J Hypertens. 2014 Jan;27(1):14-20. Motoki Fukutomi 3.182
69 2013/9/30 National Defense Medical College Department of Intensive Care Medicine Acute Effect of Whole-Body Periodic Acceleration on Brachial Flow-Mediated Vasodilatation Assessed by a Novel Semi-Automatic Vessel Chasing UNEXEF18G System J Cardiovasc Ultrasound 2013;21(3):130-136 Bonpei Takase
70 2013/10/23 Hiroshima University Graduate School of
Biomedical Sciences
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Relationship between flow-mediated vasodilation and cardiovascular risk factors in a large community-based study. Heart. 2013 Dec;99(24):1837-42 Tatsuya Maruhashi 5.693
71 2013/10/25 Saitama Medical University Department of Cardiology, Saitama Medical Center Eicosapentaenoic Acid Combined with Optimal Statin Therapy Improves Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease Cardiovasc Drugs Ther. 2014 Feb;28(1):53-9 Kentaro Toyama 3.189
72 2013/11/8 Hiroshima University Graduate
School of Biomedical Sciences
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Hyperuricemia is independently associated with endothelial dysfunction in postmenopausal women but not in premenopausal women BMJ Open. 2013 Nov 8;3(11):e003659. Tatsuya Maruhashi 2.562
73 2013/11/9 National Defense Medical College Department of Intensive Care Medicine Combined Therapeutic Effect of Probucol and Cilostazol on Endothelial Function in Patients with Silent Cerebral Lacunar Infarcts and Hypercholesterolemia: A Preliminary Study Medical Principles and Practice 2013 Nov 9:59-65 Bonpei Takase 1.159
74 2013/11/13 Himeji Brain and Heart Center Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Comparison of Effects of α-Glucosidase Inhibitors and Glinide Drugs on Endothelial Dysfunction in Diabetic Patients With Coronary Artery Disease Circ J. 2014;78(1):248-55. Takahiro Sawada 4.124
75 2013/12/2 Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine Association between glycemic control and morning blood pressure surge with vascular endothelial dysfunction in type 2 DM patients Diabetes Care. 2014 Mar;37(3):644-50. Koichiro Yoda 8.934
76 2013/12/17 Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Aging Control Medicine Melinjo (Gnetum gnemon L.) Seed Extract Decreases Serum Uric Acid Levels in Nonobese Japanese Males: A Randomized Controlled Study. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine Vol 2013 Hiroyuki Konno 1.931
77 2013/12/26 National Defense Medical College Department of Intensive Care Medicine A Low Fixed-dose Combination of Olmesartan and Azelnidipine Significantly Improves Endothelial Function in Uncontrolled Hypertension by Low Dose Amlodipine J Jpn Coron Assoc 2013; 19: 333–338 Bonpei Takase
78 2014/1/2 Nagoya University Hospital Department of Clinical Laboratory Recovery of flow-mediated vasodilatation after repetitive measurements is involved in early vascular impairment: comparison with indices of vascular tone. PLOS ONE 2014 Jan 2;9(1) Hatsumi Inaba 3.057
79 2014/1 Saitama Medical University (Sanno Hospital) Department of Nephrology Statin improves flow-mediated vasodilation in chronic kidney diseases. Int J Hypertens. 2013;2013:876865. Tsuneo Takenaka
80 2014/1/8 The University of Tokushima Department of Medicine and  Bioregulatory Sciences Diabetic Conditions Differentially Affect the Endothelial Function, Arterial Stiffness and Carotid Atherosclerosis. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2014;21(5):486-500. Mizuho kinouchi 2.495
81 2014/1/10 Osaka City University Graduate
School of Medicine
Departments of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine Leptin is associated with vascular endothelial function in overweight patients with type 2 diabetes Cardiovascular Diabetology 2014, 13:10 Tomoaki Morioka 4.534
82 2014/2/1 Aichi Science and Technology Foundation Knowledge Hub o fAichi, Priority Research Project Mathematical model of wall shear stress-dependent vasomotor response based on physiological mechanisms. Computers in Biology and Medicine 45(2014)126–135 Yoichi Yamazaki 1.521
83 2014/2/4 Gunma Prefectural Cardiovascular Center   Combination of 123I-metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy and flow-mediated dilation for the detection of patients with coronary spastic angina. J Nucl Cardiol. 2014 Jun;21(3):643-51 Yohsuke Honda 2.929
84 2014/2/5 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Brachial artery diameter has a predictive value in the improvement of flow-mediated dilation after aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis. Heart Vessels. 2015 Mar;30(2):218-26.  Munenori Takata 2.293
85 2014/2/5 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Poor Oral Health, That Is, Decreased Frequency of Tooth Brushing, Is Associated With Endothelial Dysfunction. Circ J. 2014;78(4):950-4 Masato Kajikawa 4.124
86 2014/3/20 National Hospital Organization Tochigi Medical Center Department of Clinical Research Varenicline-assisted smoking cessation decreases oxidative stress and restores endothelial function. Hypertens Res. 2014 Jul;37(7):655-8. Toru Kato 3.208
87 2014/3/20 University of the Ryukyus School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Nephrology and Neurology Interrelationship between brachial artery function and renal small artery sclerosis in chronic kidney disease. Hypertension Research 2014 Sep;37(9):863-9 Tsuyoshi Miyagi 3.208
88 2014/4/3 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Pathophysiological Contribution of Vascular Function to Baroreflex Regulation in Hypertension Circ J. 2014;78(6):1414-9.  Hirofumi Tomiyama 4.124
89 2014/4/5 Okayama University Graduate
School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Bezafibrate improves postprandial hypertriglyceridemia and associated endothelial dysfunction in patients with metabolic syndrome:
a randomized crossover study
Cardiovascular Diabetology 2014, 13:71 Yuko Ohno 4.534
90 2014/4/26 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Relationship between nitroglycerine-induced vasodilation and clinical severity of peripheral artery disease Atherosclerosis 2014 Apr 26;235(1):65-70 Tatsuya Maruhashi 3.942
91 2014/5/10 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Borderline Ankle-Brachial Index Value of 0.91–0.99 Is Associated With Endothelial Dysfunction Circ J. 2014;78(7):1740-5. Masato Kajikawa 4.124
92 2014/5/14 University of Tsukuba Department of Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences Acute effect of high-intensity eccentric exercise on vascular endothelial function in young men. The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 2014 May 14 Youngju Choi 1.978
93 2014/5/30 Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine,Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Pioglitazone Prevents the Endothelial Dysfunction Induced by Ischemia and Reperfusion in Healthy Subjects. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2014 Oct;64(4):326-31. Yuka Sakatani 2.462
94 2014/6/19 Tokyo Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine Autonomic nervous activation triggered during induction of reactive hyperemia exerts a greater influence on the measured reactive hyperemia index by peripheral arterial tonometry than on flow-mediated vasodilatation of the brachial artery in patients with hypertension. Hypertens Res. 2014 Oct;37(10):914-8. Hirofumi Tomiyama 3.208
95 2014/6/28 House Foods Corporation Research & Development Institute A single consumption of curry improved postprandial endothelial function in healthy male subjects: a randomized, controlled crossover trial. Nutrition Journal 2014 Jun 28;13(1):67 Hideki Nakayama 3.265
96 2014/7/7 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Effect of Add-on Aliskiren to Type 1 Angiotensin Receptor Blocker Therapy on Endothelial Function and Autonomic Nervous System in Hypertensive Patients With Ischemic Heart Disease. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2014 Aug;16(8):591-8. Atsuko Ozeki 2.549
97 2014/7/14 Shimane University Faculty of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine 1 Close relationship between serum hyaluronan levels and vascular function in patients with type 2 diabetes Biomarkers. 2014 Sep;19(6):493-7.  Miwa Morita 2.016
98 2014/7/30 Okayama University Graduate School
of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine DPP-4 inhibitor and alpha-glucosidase inhibitor equally improve endothelial function in patients with type 2 diabetes: EDGE study. Cardiovascular Diabetology 2014 Jul 30;13(1):110 Kazufumi Nakamura 4.534
99 2014/8/11 Tochigi Medical Center Department of Clinical Research Therapeutic potential of α-glucosidase inhibitors to prevent postprandial endothelial dysfunction Int Heart J. 2014;55(5):386-90. Toru Kato 1.938
100 2014/8/14 Guangzhou Sport University Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Sports and Health Promotion, Scientific Research Center, Exercise training with dietary restriction enhances circulating irisin level associated with increasing endothelial progenitor cell number in obese adults: an intervention study PeerJ. 2017 Aug 14;5:e3669. Junhao Huang 2.353
101 2014/10/ The Third Xiangya Hospital, Central South University Department of Healthy Management Center Correlations between brachial endothelial function and cardiovascular risk factors: a survey of 2,511 Chinese subjects. J Thorac Dis. 2014 Oct;6(10):1441-51. Ping-Ting Yang 1.783
102 2014/10/9 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Elevated C-Reactive Protein Levels and Enhanced High Frequency Vasomotion in Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease during Brachial Flow-Mediated Dilation. PLoS One. 2014 Oct 9;9(10):e110013. Shogo Watanabe 3.057
103 2014/10/17 Haradoi Hospital Department of Cardiology Consumption of water containing over 3.5 mg of dissolved hydrogen could improve vascular endothelial function. Vasc Health Risk Manag 2014:10 591–597 Takaaki Sakai
104 2014/10/21 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Ratio of Serum Levels of AGEs to Soluble Form of RAGE Is A Predictor of Endothelial Function. Diabetes Care. 2015 Jan;38(1):119-25. Masato Kajikawa 8.934
105 2014/10/23 National Defense Medical College Department of Intensive Care Medicine Fixed-dose combination of losartan and hydrochlorothiazide significantly improves endothelial function in uncontrolled hypertension by low-dose amlodipine: A randomized study. Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2014 Dec;14(8):685-91.  Bonpei Takase 0.755
106 2014/10/24 The University of Tokushima Graduate School of Health Biosciences Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Effects of Docosahexaenoic Acid on the Endothelial Function in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2015;22(5):447-54. Shusuke Yagi 2.495
107 2014/10/27 Okayama University
Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Department of Chronic Kidney Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Acute Effect of Aliskiren on Smoking-Induced Endothelial Dysfunction in Smoker J Cardiovasc Med Cardiol 1(3): 110.  Haruhito Adam Uchida
108 2014/10/28 Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Omega-3 fatty acids improve postprandial lipemia and associated endothelial dysfunction in healthy individuals - a randomized cross-over trial Biomed Pharmacother. 2014 Oct;68(8):1071-7. Toru Miyoshi 2.326
109 2014/11/5 Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Single administration of vildagliptin attenuates postprandial hypertriglyceridemia and endothelial dysfunction in normoglycemic individuals. Exp Ther Med. 2015 Jan;9(1):84-88. Kaoru Noguchi 1.280
110 2014/12/4 Kansai Medical University Second Department of Internal Medicine The relationships between visit-to-visit blood pressure variability and renal and endothelial function in chronic kidney disease. Hypertens Res. 2015 Mar;38(3):193-8. Chikara Nakano 3.208
111 2015/1/10 Jichi Medical University Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine Effects of Celiprolol and Bisoprolol on Blood Pressure, Vascular Stiffness, and Baroreflex Sensitivity Am J Hypertens. 2015 Jul;28(7):858-67. Kazuo Eguchi 3.182
112 2015/1/26 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Effect of Aldosterone-Producing Adenoma on Endothelial Function and Rho-Associated Kinase Activity in Patients With Primary Aldosteronism Hypertension. 2015 Apr;65(4):841-8. Takeshi Matsumoto 6.294
113 2015/2/10 Kao Corporation Health Care Food Research Laboratories Coffee bean polyphenols ameliorate postprandial endothelial dysfunction in healthy male adults. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2015 May;66(3):350-4. Ryuji Ochiai 1.451
114 2015/2/12 Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Therapeutics Endothelial dysfunction is associated with the severity of cerebral small vessel disease. Hypertens Res. 2015 Apr;38(4):291-7.  Tomohisa Nezu 3.208
115 2015/2/23 Tottori University Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Depletion of Uric Acid Due to SLC22A12 (URAT1) Loss-of-Function Mutation Causes Endothelial Dysfunction in Hypouricemia Circ J. 2015;79(5):1125-32. Shinobu Sugihara 4.124
116 2015/2/27 University of Toyama Second Department of Internal Medicine Waon Therapy Improves Quality of Life as Well as Cardiac Function and Exercise Capacity in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure Int Heart J. 2015;56(2):203-8. Mitsuo Sobajima 1.938
117 2015/4/29 Edogawa Hospital Department of Diabetes, Metabolism and Kidney Disease Flow Mediated Dilatation Is Reduced with the Progressive Stages of Glomerular Filtration Rate and Albuminuria in Type 2 Diabetic Patients without Coronary Heart Disease J Diabetes Res. 2015;2015:728127.  Hiroyuki Ito 2.431
118 2015/5/26 Kyushu University Beppu Hospital, Kyushu University Department of Internal Medicine Effects of Immersion in Artificial Carbon Dioxide on Endothelial Function Assessed with Flow-Mediated Dilation in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes 日本温泉気候物理医学会雑誌
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Naoki MAKINO
119 2015/5/28 Wonkwang University School of
Medicine and Hospital
Departments of Cardiovascular Medicine Diurnal variation of flow-mediated dilatation in healthy humans. Clin Hypertens. 2015 May 28;21:6. Yong Cheol Kim
120 2015/5/30 Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Therapeutics Telomere G-tail Length is a Promising Biomarker Related toWhiteMatter Lesions and Endothelial Dysfunction in PatientsWith Cardiovascular Risk: A Cross-sectional Study EBioMedicine. 2015 May 30;2(8):958-65. Tomohisa Nezu
121 2015/8/4 Kao Corporation Biological Science Laboratories Coffee polyphenol consumption improves postprandial hyperglycemia associated with impaired vascular endothelial function in healthy male adults Nutr Res. 2015 Oct;35(10):873-81. Hiroko Jokura 2.523
122 2015/8/5 Tokyo Medical University Department of Cardiology Reliability of measurement of endothelial function across multiple institutions and establishment of reference values in Japanese Atherosclerosis. 2015 Aug 5;242(2):433-442 Hirofumi Tomiyama 3.942
123 2015/8/18 Kyushu University Graduate School
of Medical Sciences
Department of Health Sciences Cumulative Hypoxemia During Sleep Predicts Vascular Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients With Sleep-Disordered Breathing Am J Hypertens. 2016 Apr;29(4):458-63 Hiroyuki Sawatari 3.182
124 2015/9/3 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Reduction in blood pressure improves impaired nitroglycerine-induced vasodilation in patients with essential hypertension Hypertens Res. 2015 Dec;38(12):862-8. Tatsuya Maruhashi 3.208
125 2015/9/3 Saga University Department of Advanced Cardiology The relationship between neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio, endothelial function, and severity in patients with obstructive sleep apnea J Cardiol. 2016 Mar;67(3):295-302.  Jun-ichi Oyama 2.405
126 2015/9/17 Tokyo Women’s Medical University Department of Pediatric Cardiology High prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in children and adolescents with Williams-Beuren syndrome BMC Pediatr. 2015 Sep 17;15(1):126.  Daiji Takeuchi 1.813
127 2015/9/18 University of Tokushima Graduate School Department of Clinical Nutrition and Food Management Excessive dietary phosphorus intake impairs endothelial function in young healthy men : a time- and dose-dependent study J Med Invest. 2015;62(3.4):167-172. Tamae Nishi
128 2015/9/21 Tokyo Women’s Medical University
School of Medicine
Department of Neurology Differences in Endothelial Function between Ischemic Stroke Subtypes J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2015 Dec;24(12):2781-6. Utako Adachi 0.794
129 2015/9/23 Okayama University Graduate
School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Prognostic significance of endothelial dysfunction in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention in the era of drug-eluting stents BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2015 Sep 23;15(1):102. Motoki Kubo 1.916
130 2015/11/9 The University of Tokushima Graduate School Ultrasound Examination Center Correlation Between Arteriosclerosis and Periodontal Condition Assessed by Lactoferrin and α1-Antitrypsin Levels in Gingival Crevicular Fluid Int Heart J. 2015 Dec 2;56(6):639-43. Shuji Hayashi 1.938
131 2016/2/13 Tokushima University Graduate School Department of Hematology, Endocrinology & Metabolism Institute of Biomedical Sciences Serum carboxy-terminal telopeptide of type I collagen levels are associated with carotid atherosclerosis in patients with cardiovascular risk factors. Endocr J. 2016 Apr 25;63(4):397-404. Takeshi Kondo 1.895
132 2016/3/3 Tokushima University Hospital Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Prognostic Implications of Non-Invasive Vascular Function Tests in High-Risk Atherosclerosis Patients Circ J. 2016 Mar 25;80(4):1034-40. Kenya Kusunose 4.124
133 2016/3/14 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Regeneration and Medicine Combination of Flow-Mediated Vasodilation and Nitroglycerine-Induced Vasodilation Is More Effective for Prediction of Cardiovascular Events. Hypertension. 2016 May;67(5):1045-52. Masato Kajikawa 6.294
134 2016/3/18 Shibaura Institute of Technology Department of Bio-science and Engineering The impact of theaflavins on systemic-and microcirculation alterations: The murine and randomized feasibility trials Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry 32 (2016) 107–114 Akiko Saitoa 4.668
135 2016/3/29 Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine Public Health, Department of Social Medicine Heavy Alcohol Consumption is Associated with Impaired Endothelial Function. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2016 Sep 1;23(9):1047-54. Aoi Tanaka 2.495
136 2016/3/29 Chinese PLA General Hospital Department of Cardiology The effect of percutaneous coronary intervention on endothelial function Journal of Geriatric Cardiology (2016) 13: E1-E8 Ming GAO 1.393
137 2016/4/1 Hiroshima University Hospital Division of Regeneration and Medicine, Medical Center for Translational and Clinical Research Relationship between serum triglyceride levels and endothelial function in a large community-based study Atherosclerosis. 2016 Apr 1;249:70-75. Masato Kajikawa 3.942
138 2016/4/7 Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Advanced Medicine in Cardiopulmonary Disease Effects of bosentan on peripheral endothelial function in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension or chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Pulm Circ. 2016 Jun;6(2):168-73. Akihiro Hirashiki
139 2016/5/9 Showa University Fujigaoka Hospital Department of Cardiology The Effect of Cilostazol on Endothelial Function as Assessed by Flow-Mediated Dilation in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2016 May 9. Hiroyoshi Mori 2.495
140 2016/5/9 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Vascular Function and Intima-media Thickness of a Leg Artery in Peripheral Artery Disease: A Comparison of Buerger Disease and Atherosclerotic Peripheral Artery Disease J Atheroscler Thromb. 2016 May 9. Akimichi Iwamoto 2.495
141 2016/6/9 Kobe University Division of Neurology Vascular Function in Alzheimer’s Disease and Vascular Dementia Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen.           2016 Aug;31(5):437-42. Hisatsugu Tachibana 1.614
142 2016/6/13 Jichi Medical University School of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine Add-On Use of Eplerenone Is Effective for Lowering Home and Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Drug-Resistant Hypertension J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2016 Jun 13. Kazuo Eguchi 2.549
143 2016/6/13 Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Low-flow mediated constriction incorporated indices as indicators of cardiovascular risk in smokers. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Jun 13;251:132-138.  Naoki Norioka 3.942
144 2016/6/23 Tokyo Medical and Dental University Comprehensive Reproductive Medicine Is there a differential impact of parity on factors regulating maternal peripheral resistance? Hypertens Res. 2016 Jun 23.  Makoto Iizuka 3.208
145 2016/6/30 Fukuoka University Department of Cardiology Associations between parameters of flowmediated vasodilatation obtained by continuous measurement approaches and the presence of coronary artery disease and the severity of coronary atherosclerosis Clin Exp Hypertens. 2016 Jun 30:1-8. Yuka Hitaka 1.307
146 2016/7/7 Kurume University School of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Vascular Inflammation Evaluated by [18F]- Fluorodeoxyglucose-Positron Emission Tomography/ Computed Tomography Is Associated With Endothelial
Dysfunction
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2016 Jul 7. Akihiro Honda 5.969
147 2016/7/16 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Enhancement of arterial pulsation during flow‑mediated dilation is impaired in the presence of ischemic heart disease Springerplus. 2016 Jul 16;5(1):1103. Eisuke Amiya 0.982
148 2016/8/26 Hyogo Prefectural Himeji Cardiovascular Center Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine Effects of 6-month eicosapentaenoic acid treatment on postprandial hyperglycemia, hyperlipidemia, insulin secretion ability, and concomitant endothelial dysfunction among newly-diagnosed impaired glucose metabolism patients with coronary artery disease.  Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2016 Aug 26;15(1):121. Takahiro Sawada 4.534
149 2016/9/13 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Regeneration and Medicine Long‑term effect of sitagliptin on endothelial function in type 2 diabetes: a sub‑analysis of the PROLOGUE study Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2016 Sep 13;15(1):134. Tatsuya Maruhashi 4.534
150 2016/10/3 Hiroshima University Hospital Division of Regeneration and Medicine, Medical Center for Translational and Clinical Research Circulating level of pigment epithelium-derived factor is associated with vascular function and structure: A cross-sectional study Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 3;225:91-95.  Masato Kajikawa 4.638
151 2016/10/19 Toho University School of Medicine Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology Linagliptin improves endothelial function in patients with type 2 diabetes: A randomized study of linagliptin effectiveness on endothelial function. J Diabetes Investig. 2016 Oct 19. Fumika Shigiyama 2.294
152 2016/10/20 National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center Division of Hypertension and Nephrology Effective uric acid-lowering treatment for hypertensive patients with hyperuricemia Hypertens Res. 2016 Oct 20. Yuko Ohta 3.208
153 2016/12/6 National Institute of Nutrition.   Rice Bran Extract Reduces the Risk of Atherosclerosis in Post-Menopausal Vietnamese Women J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo). 2016;62(5):295-302. Bui Thi NHUNG 0.674
154 2016/12/21 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Regeneration and Medicine, Research Institute for Radiation Biology and Medicine Endothelial function is impaired in relation to alcohol intake even in the case of light alcohol consumption in Asian men; Flow-mediated Dilation Japan (FMD-J) Study. Int J Cardiol. 2016 Dec 21. Nozomu Oda 4.638
155 2016/12/21 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Endothelial Function Assessed by Automatic Measurement of Enclosed Zone Flow-Mediated Vasodilation Using an Oscillometric Method Is an Independent Predictor of Cardiovascular Events. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Dec 21;5(12).  Shinji Kishimoto 4.638
156 2017/1/5 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Endothelial dysfunction and abnormal vascular structure are simultaneously present in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Int J Cardiol. 2017 Mar 15;231:181-187. Shinji Kishimoto 4.638
157 2017/1/10 Saga University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Clinical Effects of Topiroxostat on Renal and Endothelial Function in A Patient with Chronic Kidney Disease and Hyperuricemic Arteriolopathy: A Case Report Drugs R D. 2017 Jan 10. Atsushi Tanaka
158 2017/1/25 Kasaoka City Hospital Department of Cardiology Acute improvement of endothelial functions after oral ingestion of isohumulones, bitter components of beer. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017 Jan 25. Junko Tomita 2.371
159 2017/2/13 Nagoya Institute of Technology Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering A Novel Apparatus for the Multifaceted Evaluation of Arterial Function Through Transmural Pressure Manipulation. Ann Biomed Eng. 2017 Feb 13. Toshiyuki Yaguchi  2.887
160 2017/2/23 Hiroshima University Division of Regeneration and Medicine, Medical Center for Translational and Clinical Research Increasing Risk of Osteoporotic Fracture Is Associated With Vascular Dysfunction and Abnormal Vascular Structure in Both Men and Women. Circ J. 2017 Feb 23.  Masato Kajikawa 4.124
161 2017/2/27 Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine Public Health, Department of Social Medicine Associations of central aortic pressure and brachial blood pressure with flow mediated dilatation in apparently healthy Japanese men: The Circulatory Risk in Communities Study (CIRCS). Atherosclerosis. 2017 Feb 27;259:46-50. Keyang Liu 3.942
162 2017/3/16 Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Decreased frequency and duration of tooth brushing is a risk factor for endothelial dysfunction Int J Cardiol. 2017 Mar 16.  Shogo Matsui 4.638
163 2017/3/17 Tokyo Women's Medical University Department of Medicine II, Endocrinology and Hypertension The Relationships between the Differences in the Central Blood Pressure and Brachial Blood Pressure and Other Factors in Patients with Essential Hypertension Intern Med. 2017;56(6):587-596. Masaki Ryuzaki 0.832
164 2017/3/23 Osaka Ohtani University Laboratory of Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy Vasodilatory effect of nitroglycerin in Japanese subjects with different aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 (ALDH2) genotypes Chem Biol Interact. 2017 Mar 23.  Takeshi Miura 2.618
165 2017/3/27 Tokyo Medical University Department of Cardiology Measurement of Flow-Mediated Vasodilatation A Lesson From the FMDJ Study Int Heart J. 2017 Mar 27. Hirofumi Tomiyama 1.938
166 2017/3/29 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Relation of the Bilateral Earlobe Crease to Endothelial Dysfunction. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Mar 29.  Nozomu Oda 3.154
167 2017/4/25 Jichi Medical University Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Short telomere length is associated with renal impairment in Japanese subjects with cardiovascular risk. PLoS One. 2017 Apr 25;12(4):e0176138.  Kazuo Eguchi  3.057
168 2017/4/27 Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences Department of Diabetes and Endocrine Medicine The Combination Therapy of Fenofibrate and Ezetimibe Improved Lipid Profile and Vascular Function Compared with Statins in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2017 Apr 27. Atsushi Shinnakasu 2.495
169 2017/7/1 University of Oxford. Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences Flow Mediated Dilatation as a Biomarker in Vascular Surgery Research. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2017 Jul 1.  Kirthi Bellamkonda 2.442
170 2017/7/9 Toho University Graduate School of Medicine Division of Diabetes, Metabolism, and Endocrinology Effectiveness of dapagliflozin on vascular endothelial function and glycemic control in patients with early-stage type 2 diabetes mellitus: DEFENCE study. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2017 Jul 6;16(1):84. Fumika Shigiyama 4.534
171 2017/7/7 University of the Ryukyus Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Association Between Waist-to-Height Ratio and Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients With Morbidity ― A Report From the FMD-J Study ― Circ J. 2017 Jul 7.  Akihiro Tokushige 3.544
172 2017/8/14 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Endothelial Function Is Impaired in Patients Receiving Antihypertensive Drug Treatment Regardless of Blood Pressure Level
FMD-J Study (Flow-Mediated Dilation Japan)
Hypertension. 2017 Aug 14.  Tatsuya Maruhashi 6.857
173 2017/8/21 Hiroshima University Hospital Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Optimal Target Level of Low-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol for Vascular Function in Statin Naïve Individuals Sci Rep. 2017 Aug 21;7(1):8422. Shogo Matsui 4.259
174 2017/10/31 Hiroshima University Hospital Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Effects of Cerebral Blood Flow and Vessel Conditions on Speech Recognition in Patients With Postlingual Adult Cochlear Implant: Predictable Factors for the Efficacy of Cochlear Implant Ear Hear. 2017 Oct 31.  Takashi Ishino 2.842
175 2017/11/1 Hiroshima University Hospital Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Therapeutics Alpha-2-macroglobulin as a Promising Biological Marker of Endothelial Function. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2017 Nov 1.  Ryo Shimomura 2.442
176 2017/11/3 Fujisawa Shonandai Hospital Department of Cardiology Impact of flow-mediated dilatation and coronary calcification in providing complementary information on the severity of coronary artery disease Atherosclerosis. 2017 Nov 3;267:146-152. Kentaro Arakawa 4.239
177 2017/11/7 Shanghai University of Sport School of Kinesiology miR-214 and miR-126 were associated with restoration of endothelial function in obesity after exercise and dietary intervention Journal of Applied Biomedicine16(201
8)34–39
Shen Wang  1.783
178 2017/11/12 Tokyo Medical University Department of Cardiology Longitudinal association among endothelial function, arterial stiffness and subclinical organ damage in hypertension Int J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 12. Hirofumi Tomiyama 6.189
179 2017/11/17 Kurume University Medical Center Department of Cardiology Oral Administration of Glucosamine Improves Vascular Endothelial Function by Modulating Intracellular Redox State. Int Heart J. 2017 Nov 17. Atsushi Katoh 2.017
180 2017/12/13 Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences Department of Diabetes and Endocrine Medicine mRNA expression of platelet activating factor receptor (PAFR) in peripheral blood mononuclear cells is associated with albuminuria and vascular dysfunction in patients with type 2 diabetes Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2017 Dec 13. Mihoko Kurano 3.639
181 2017/12/29 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Interrelationships Among Flow-Mediated Vasodilation, Nitroglycerine-Induced Vasodilation, Baseline Brachial Artery Diameter, Hyperemic Shear Stress, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Dec 29;7(1).  Tatsuya Maruhashi 4.863
182 2018/1/12 Hiroshima University Hospital Division of Regeneration and Medicine, Medical Center for Translational and Clinical Research Coffee with a high content of chlorogenic acids and low content of hydroxyhydroquinone improves postprandial endothelial dysfunction in patients with borderline and stage 1 hypertension Eur J Nutr. 2018 Jan 12.  Masato Kajikawa 4.370
183 2018/1/19 Fukuoka University Hospital  Division of Medical Safety Management  Associations between microalbuminuria and parameters of flow-mediated vasodilatation obtained by continuous measurement approaches. Clin Exp Hypertens. 2018 Jan 19:1-6. Rie Koyoshi 1.162
184 2018/1/19 University of Hyogo Graduate School of Human Science and Environment Dietary intake of inorganic phosphorus has a stronger influence on vascular-endothelium function than organic phosphorus. J Clin Biochem Nutr. 2018 Mar;62(2):167-173.  Hiromi Kawamura 2.087
185 2018/2/1 Kitakyushu Municipal Yahata Hospital Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Heart failure with preserved vs reduced ejection fraction following cardiac rehabilitation: impact of endothelial function Heart Vessels. 2018 Feb 1. Seiya Tanaka 3.434
186 2018/2/8 Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine Public Health, Department of Social Medicine Associations of Tobacco Smoking with Impaired Endothelial Function: The Circulatory Risk in Communities Study (CIRCS). J Atheroscler Thromb. 2018 Feb 8.  Meishan Cui 2.442
187 2018/3/1 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Chronic kidney disease is associated with vascular smooth muscle dysfunction but not with endothelial dysfunction Int J Cardiol. 2018 Mar 1;254:284-290.  Yumiko Iwamoto 6.189
188 2018/3/9 Iwate Medical University Division of Cardio-angiology, Nephrology and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine Relationship between Impairment of the Vascular Endothelial Function and the CHA2DS2-VASc Score in Patients with Sinus Rhythm and Non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation. Intern Med. 2018 Mar 9. Takashi Komatsu 0.815
189 2018/3/19 Toho University, Ohashi Medical Center Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Serial assessment of endothelial vasomotor function using optimal medical therapy predicts clinical outcomes in patients after complete coronary revascularization. Anatol J Cardiol. 2018 Mar;19(3):177-183. Masahide Tokue 1.190
190 2018/3/21 Jichi Medical University School of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Integrated flow-mediated vasodilation response predicts cardiovascular events in elderly patients with cardiovascular risk factors: the Japan Morning Surge-Home Blood Pressure study. J Am Soc Hypertens. 2018 Mar 21. pii: S1933-1711(18)30074-3. Tomoyuki Kabutoya 3.263
191 2018/4/4 Tokyo Women's Medical University Department of Medicine II, Endocrinology and Hypertension Greater reductions in plasma aldosterone with aliskiren in hypertensive patients with higher soluble (Pro)renin receptor level. Hypertens Res. 2018 Jun;41(6):435-443. Kanako Bokuda 3.439
192 2018/4/9 Fujii Hospital Department of Nephrology Vitamin E supplementation improves highdensitiy lipoprotein and endothelial functions in end-stage kidney disease patients undergoing hemodialysis Clin Nephrol. 2018 Apr 9.  Masatoshi Mune 1.066
193 2018/5/23 Nihon University School of Medicine Division of Laboratory Medicine, Department of Pathology and Microbiology Increased nitroglycerin-mediated vasodilation in migraineurs without aura in the interictal period. J Med Ultrason (2001). 2018 May 23. Kazumi Fujioka 0.677
194 2018/6/1 Ritsumeikan University Faculty of Sport and Health Science High-intensity resistance exercise with low repetitions maintains endothelial function Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2018 Jun 1. Takuma Morishima 3.348
195 2018/6/6 Saga University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between serum uric acid and endothelial function in subjects with treated hypertension. Int J Cardiol. 2018 Jun 6. Atsushi Tanaka 6.189
196 2018/6/15 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Endothelial dysfunction, abnormal vascular structure and lower urinary tract symptoms in men and women Int J Cardiol. 2018 Jun 15;261:196-203. Shogo Matsui 6.189
197 2018/6/23 Saitama University Graduate School of Science and Engineering Evaluation of the Hemodynamic Effects of AC Magnetic Field Exposure by Measurement of an FMD and a Microscope AHFE 2018: Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices pp 68-79  Tsukasa Kondo
198 2018/6/30 Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Metabolic Medicine Association between Subclinical Atherosclerosis Markers and the Level of Accumulated Advanced Glycation End-Products in the Skin of Patients with Diabetes. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2018 Jun 30.  Hiroyo Ninomiya 2.442
199 2018/7/12 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Endothelial Dysfunction, Increased Arterial Stiffness, and Cardiovascular Risk Prediction in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease: FMD-J (Flow-Mediated Dilation Japan) Study A J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Jul 12;7(14).  Tatsuya Maruhashi 5.117
200 2018/7/19 Tokai University School of Medicine Department of Neurology Impaired Brachial Flow-Mediated Dilatation May Predict Symptomatic Intracranial Arterial Dissections. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018 Jul 19. Tomonori Iwata 1.598
201 2018/8/14 Dokkyo Medical University Hospital   The comparison of endothelial function between conduit artery and microvasculature in patients with coronary artery disease. Cardiol J. 2018 Aug 29. Emi Tajima 1.339
202 2018/8/24 Nippon Sport Science University  Department of Health and Sport Science  Acute effects of walking in water on vascular endothelial function and heart rate variability in healthy young men. Clin Exp Hypertens. 2018 Aug 24:1-8.  Yuto Hashimoto 1.367
203 2018/10/2 Guangxi Medical University School of Public Health Department of Epidemiology Association of Impaired Vascular Endothelial Function with Increased Cardiovascular Risk in Asymptomatic Adults Biomed Res Int. 2018 Oct 2;2018:3104945.  Qiuan Zhong 2.583
204 2018/10/10 University of Tsukuba Department of Child Health, Faculty of Medicine Endothelial Dysfunction of Conduit Arteries in Patients with Repaired Coarctation of the Aorta. Int Heart J. 2018 Oct 10. Yoshihiro Nozaki 1.826
205 2018/10/31 Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Sciences Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism Mealtime dosing of a rapid-acting insulin analog reduces glucose variability and suppresses daytime cardiac sympathetic activity: a randomized controlled study in hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2018 Oct 31;6(1):e000588. Takehiro Kanamori
206 2018/11/9 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Regeneration and Medicine Eplerenone improves endothelial function and arterial stiffness and inhibits Rho-associated kinase activity in patients with idiopathic hyperaldosteronism: a
pilot study
J Hypertens. 2018 Nov 9. Shinji Kishimoto 4.092
207 2018/12/5 Iwate Prefectural Central Hospital Department of Cardiology Impact of decreased insulin resistance by ezetimibe on postprandial lipid profiles and endothelial functions in obese, non‑diabetic‑metabolic syndrome patients with coronary artery disease Heart Vessels. 2018 Dec 5. Akihiro Nakamura 2.185
208 2019/1/11 Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine Plasma omentin levels are associated with vascular endothelial function in patients with type 2 diabetes at elevated cardiovascular risk. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2019 Jan 11;148:160-168. Mariko Hayashi 2.548
209 2019/1/15 Hiroshima University Hospital Division of Regeneration and Medicine, Medical Center for Translational and Clinical Research Effect of short-term colchicine treatment on endothelial function in patients with coronary artery disease. Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 15;281:35-39. Masato Kajikawa  4.034
210 2019/3/5 Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Brachial intima-media thickness is associated with coronary artery atherosclerosis in patients with diabetes mellitus. Heart Vessels. 2019 Mar 5. Tamaki Ono 2.185
211 2019/3/7 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Relationship between home blood pressure and vascular function in patients receiving antihypertensive drug treatment. Hypertens Res. 2019 Mar 7. Tatsuya Maruhashi 3.439
212 2019/3/29 Kyushu University Hospital Sleep Apnea Center Crossover comparison between CPAP and mandibular advancement device with adherence monitor about the effects on endothelial function, blood pressure and symptoms in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Heart Vessels. 2019 Mar 29.  Umpei Yamamoto 2.185
213 2019/3 Tsuchiura Kyodo General Hospital Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Impact of Transradial Catheterization on Vascular Function of the Brachial Artery Assessed by Flow-Mediated Dilatation. Acta Cardiol Sin. 2019 Mar;35(2):126-133. Sadamitsu Ichijo 0.927
214 2019/4/10 Kitasato University Graduate School of Medical Sciences Impaired Flow-Mediated Dilation and Severity and Vulnerability of Culprit Plaque in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. Int Heart J. 2019 Apr 10.  Teruyoshi Nemoto 1.826
215 2019/4/23 Iwate Prefectural Central Hospital Department of Cardiology Decline of popliteal artery flow‑mediated dilation with aging and possible involvement of asymmetric dimethylarginine in healthy men J Med Ultrason (2001). 2019 Apr 23. Akihiro Nakamura 0.677
216 2019/4/25 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences Relationships Between Calcium Channel Blockers and Vascular Function Tests Am J Hypertens. 2019 Apr 25. Tatsuya Maruhashi 3.046
217 2019/5/15 Hyogo College of Medicine Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine Xanthine oxidoreductase activity correlates with vascular endothelial dysfunction in patients with type 1 diabetes. Acta Diabetol. 2019 May 15. Kahori Washio 3.126
218 2019/6/5 Nihon University School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Canagliflozin for Japanese patients with chronic heart failure and type II diabetes Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2019 Jun 5;18(1):76. Akira Sezai 5.235
219 2019/6/30 University of Tsukuba Faculty of Health and Sport Science Curcumin supplementation attenuates the decrease in endothelial function following eccentric exercise. J Exerc Nutrition Biochem. 2019 Jun 30;23(2):7-12. Youngju Choi
220 2019/7/2 Hiroshima University Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bilirubin and Endothelial Function. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2019 Aug 1;26(8):688-696.  Tatsuya Maruhashi 3.478
221 2019/7/3 Ichijyukai NISHIO Hospital Department of Cardiology Effects of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitor on Vascular Endothelial and Diastolic Function in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction ― Novel Prospective Cohort Study ― Circ Rep 2019; 1: 286 – 295 Takaaki Sakai
222 2019/7/15 Hiroshima University Division of Regeneration and Medicine, Medical Center for Translational and Clinical Research Effect of Saxagliptin on Endothelial Function in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Prospective Multicenter Study. Sci Rep. 2019 Jul 15;9(1):10206. Masato Kajikawa 4.122
223 2019/7/20 The University of Tokyo Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Significant impact of left ventricular assist device models on the value of flow-mediated dilation: effects of LVAD on endothelial function. Heart Vessels. 2019 Jul 20. Aya Watanabe 2.185
224 2019/7/30 National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism Effect of tofogliflozin on cardiac and vascular endothelial function in patients with type 2 diabetes and heart diseases: A pilot study J Diabetes Investig. 2019 Jul 30. Mayu Tochiya 3.902
225 2019/8/12 Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Heterogeneity in the vasodilatory function of individual extremities. Vascular. 2019 Aug 12:1708538119868411. Tomoyasu Kadoguchi 1.176
226 2019/8/30 Fukuoka University Faculty of Sports and Health Science Effects of Taurine Supplementation on Vascular Endothelial Function at Rest and After Resistance Exercise. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2019;1155:407-414.  Song-Gyu Ra,  2.126
227 2019/9/26 Pfizer   The effects of topiroxostat on vascular function in patients with hyperuricemia. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2019 Sep 26. Shingo Higa  2.444
228 2019/10/1 Akita University Graduate School of Medicine Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Manifestation of coronary subclavian steal phenomenon using reactive hyperemia in the ipsilateral forearm. Echocardiography. 2019 Oct 1.  Takako Iino 0.540
229 2019/10/8 Hyogo Prefectural Himeji Cardiovascular Center Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Empagliflozin's Ameliorating Effect on Plasma Triglycerides: Association with Endothelial Function Recovery in Diabetic Patients with Coronary Artery Disease. J Atheroscler Thromb. 2019 Oct 18. Takahiro Sawada 3.478
230 2019/11/6 Tokyo Women's Medical University School of Medicine Department of Neurology Impaired Endothelial Function in Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2020 Jan;29(1):104489. Yuka Shirai 1.646
231 2019/11/20 Tokyo Medical and Dental University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Effects of Grape Seed Proanthocyanidin Extract on Vascular Endothelial Function in Participants with Prehypertension: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study. Nutrients. 2019 Nov 20;11(12).  Tamami Odai  4.171
232 2019/11/25 Hirosaki University Graduate School of Health Sciences Department of Nursing Sciences Effects of Blackcurrant Anthocyanin on Endothelial Function and Peripheral Temperature in Young Smokers. Molecules. 2019 Nov 25;24(23).  Toshiko Tomisawa 3.060