Affiliation: Tokai University
- Ikari Y, Torii S, Shioi A, Okano T. Impact of menaquinone-4 supplementation on coronary artery calcification and arterial stiffness: an open label single arm study. Nutr J. 2016;15:53 pubmed publisher..However, it is unknown whether supplemental menaquinone (MK)-4 can reduce CAC or arterial stiffness. To study the effect of MK-4 supplementation on CAC and brachial ankle pulse wave velocity (baPWV)...
- Tanaka S, Ikari Y, Ijichi T, Nakazawa G. Treat-to-target lipid control is effective but highlighted poor prognosis without indication of statin following percutaneous coronary intervention. Cardiovasc Interv Ther. 2016;: pubmed..008-0.77) were predictors of survival. Statin use was a significant predictor of improved mortality rates under treat-to-target guidelines. However, it also highlighted a poor prognosis in patients without an indication for statins. ..