Department of Surgery (General Thoracic Surgery)

Research Output 2006 2019

2019

A Novel Laser Fiberscope for Simultaneous Imaging and Phototherapy of Peripheral Lung Cancer

Kinoshita, T., Effat, A., Gregor, A., Inage, T., Ishiwata, T., Motooka, Y., Ujiie, H., Wilson, B. C., Zheng, G., Weersink, R., Asamura, H. & Yasufuku, K., 2019 Jan 1, In : Chest.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phototherapy
Lung Neoplasms
Lasers
Therapeutics
Bronchoscopes
6 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of pulmonary segmentectomy and lobectomy: Safety results of a randomized trial

West Japan Oncology Group & Japan Clinical Oncology Group, 2019 Jan 1, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Segmental Mastectomy
Safety
Lung
Air
Morbidity
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of Novel Imaging Devices for Nanoparticle-Mediated Fluorescence-Guided Lung Tumor Therapy

Kinoshita, T., Ujiie, H., Chen, J., Ding, L., Chan, H., Gregor, A., Bernards, N., McVeigh, P. Z., Fujino, K., Lee, C. Y., Motooka, Y., Inage, T., Valic, M. S., Effat, A., Weersink, R., Wilson, B. C., Zheng, G., Asamura, H. & Yasufuku, K., 2019 Jan 1, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracoscopes
Nanoparticles
Fluorescence
Endoscopes
Equipment and Supplies

Fatty Acid β-Oxidation-dependent and -independent Responses and Tumor Aggressiveness Acquired Under Mild Hypoxia

Wakui, M., Kawai, K., Mizushima, T., Nishime, C., Serizawa, A., Suemizu, H., Asakura, K., Yamauchi, Y., Hayashida, T., Suematsu, M. & Murata, M., 2019 Jan 1, In : Anticancer Research. 39, 1, p. 191-200 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HCT116 Cells
Fatty Acids
Neoplasms
Heme Oxygenase-1
Facilitative Glucose Transport Proteins

Global Consultation on Cancer Staging: promoting consistent understanding and use

Brierley, J., O’Sullivan, B., Asamura, H., Byrd, D., Huang, S. H., Lee, A., Piñeros, M., Mason, M., Moraes, F. Y., Rösler, W., Rous, B., Torode, J., van Krieken, J. H. & Gospodarowicz, M., 2019 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Neoplasm Staging
Referral and Consultation
Neoplasms
Terminology
Neoplasm Metastasis

Pattern of care in adjuvant therapy for resected Stage I non-small cell lung cancer: real-world data from Japan

Yoh, K., Takamochi, K., Shukuya, T., Hishida, T., Tsuboi, M., Sakurai, H., Goto, Y., Yoshida, K., Ohde, Y., Okumura, S., Ohashi, Y. & Kunitoh, H., 2019 Jan 1, In : Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology. 49, 1, p. 63-68 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Japan
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Therapeutics
Randomized Controlled Trials

Predictor of cardiopulmonary complication after pulmonary resection

Asakura, K., 2019 Jan 1, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 11, p. S404-S407

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Lung

Prognostic Impact of Tumor Doubling Time in Patients with Metachronous Lung Cancer

Asakura, K., Yoshida, Y., Sakurai, H., Nakagawa, K., Motoi, N. & Watanabe, S. I., 2019 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : World Journal of Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Survival
Second Primary Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Regression Analysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Tumour size determines both recurrence-free survival and disease-specific survival after surgical treatment for thymoma

Okumura, M., Yoshino, I., Yano, M., Watanabe, S. I., Tsuboi, M., Yoshida, K., Date, H., Yokoi, K., Nakajima, J., Toyooka, S. I., Asamura, H. & Miyaoka, E., 2019 Jul 1, In : European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 56, 1, p. 174-181 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thymoma
Disease-Free Survival
Recurrence
Survival
Neoplasms
2018

A case of lipofibroadenoma of the thymus

Hamada, K., Kaseda, K., Omura, S., Suzuki, M., Tanaka, H., Suzuki, Y., Kuriyama, S., Sakamaki, H., Shima, T., Yotsukura, M., Masai, K., Hashimoto, K., Takahashi, Y., Hishida, T., Ohtsuka, T., Hayashi, Y., Nakatani, Y. & Asamura, H., 2018 Jun 1, In : Japanese Journal of Lung Cancer. 58, 3, p. 237-238 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thymus Gland
6 Citations (Scopus)

A randomized Phase III trial of lobe-specific vs. systematic nodal dissection for clinical Stage I-II non-small cell lung cancer (JCOG1413)

on behalf of the Lung Cancer Surgical Study Group of the Japan Clinical Oncology Group (JCOG-LCSSG), 2018 Feb 1, In : Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology. 48, 2, p. 190-194 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Dissection
Recurrence
Survival
Chest Tubes
5 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical evaluation of the utility of a flexible 19-gauge EBUS-TBNA needle

Kinoshita, T., Ujiie, H., Schwock, J., Fujino, K., McDonald, C., Lee, C. Y., Gregor, A., Tyan, C. C., Houston, S., Czarnecka-Kujwa, K., Asamura, H. & Yasufuku, K., 2018 Apr 1, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 10, 4, p. 2388-2396 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needles
Cell Biology
Safety
3 Citations (Scopus)
Neoplasm Staging
Registries
Lung Neoplasms
Survival Rate
Demography
2 Citations (Scopus)

Eighth edition staging of thoracic malignancies: Implications for the reporting pathologist

Members of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Staging and Prognostic Factors and Pathology Committees, 2018 May 1, In : Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 142, 5, p. 645-661 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Thorax
Neoplasms
Public Opinion
Mesothelioma
Esophageal Neoplasms
6 Citations (Scopus)

Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation of Solid Portions on Thin-section CT Images in Lung Adenocarcinoma: A Multicenter Study

Yanagawa, M., Kusumoto, M., Johkoh, T., Noguchi, M., Minami, Y., Sakai, F., Asamura, H. & Tomiyama, N., 2018 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Lung Cancer.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multicenter Studies
Adenocarcinoma
Tomography
Lung
Papillary Adenocarcinoma

Reply to 'Addressing the challenge of proper delineation of lymph node stations in modern radiotherapy for lung cancer'

Tamaki, Y., Itazawa, T., Komiyama, T., Nishimura, Y., Nakayama, Y., Ito, H., Ohde, Y., Kusumoto, M., Sakai, S., Suzuki, K., Watanabe, H. & Asamura, H., 2018 Jul 1, In : Journal of Radiation Research. 59, 4, p. 524-525 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

delineation
lymphatic system
lungs
radiation therapy
Lung Neoplasms

Role of Surgery in Multimodality Treatment for Non-small Cell Lung Cancer;Current Status and Future Perspectives

Shima, T., Masai, K., Hishida, T., Kaseda, K., Hashimoto, K., Takahashi, Y., Otsuka, T. & Asamura, H., 2018 Apr 1, In : Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery. 71, 4, p. 244-248 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Molecular Targeted Therapy
Therapeutics
Early Diagnosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Sublobar resections for small-sized stage Ia lung adenocarcinoma: A Sino-Japanese multicenter study

Zhong, C., Sakurai, H., Wei, S., Fang, W. & Asamura, H., 2018 Feb 1, In : Journal of Thoracic Disease. 10, 2, p. 991-998 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multicenter Studies
Glass
Segmental Mastectomy
Recurrence
Lung Neoplasms
3 Citations (Scopus)

The IASLC Lung Cancer Staging Project: A Renewed Call to Participation

International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, 2018 Jun 1, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 13, 6, p. 801-809 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplasm Staging
Lung Neoplasms
Information Systems
Biostatistics
Neoplasms
1 Citation (Scopus)
Lung Neoplasms
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Actinin-4 protein overexpression as a predictive biomarker in adjuvant chemotherapy for resected lung adenocarcinoma

Shiraishi, H., Fujiwara, Y., Kakuya, T., Tsuta, K., Motoi, N., Miura, N., Watabe, Y., Watanabe, S. I., Noro, R., Nagashima, K., Huang, W., Yamada, T., Asamura, H., Ohe, Y. & Honda, K., 2017 Sep 1, In : Biomarkers in Medicine. 11, 9, p. 721-731 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Actinin
Chemotherapy
Biomarkers
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Proteins
9 Citations (Scopus)

A non-randomized confirmatory trial of segmentectomy for clinical T1N0 lung cancer with dominant ground glass opacity based on thin-section computed tomography (JCOG1211)

On Behalf Of The Lung Cancer Surgical Study Group Of The Japan Clinical Oncology Group, 2017 Mar 2, (Accepted/In press) In : General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Segmental Mastectomy
Glass
Lung Neoplasms
Tomography
Clinical Trials
10 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical and pathological characteristics of EGFR mutation in operable early-stage lung adenocarcinoma

Yotsukura, M., Yasuda, H., Shigenobu, T., Kaseda, K., Masai, K., Hayashi, Y., Hishida, T., Ohtsuka, T., Naoki, K., Soejima, K., Betsuyaku, T. & Asamura, H., 2017 Jul 1, In : Lung Cancer. 109, p. 45-51 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Mutation
Neoplasms
Exons
Adenocarcinoma of lung
3 Citations (Scopus)
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Mutation
ras Genes
Adenocarcinoma
Habits

Corrigendum: Is cancer history really an exclusion criterion for clinical trial of lung cancer? Influence of gastrointestinal tract cancer history on the outcomes of lung cancer surgery [Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology, (2016)] doi: 10.1093/jjco/hyw157

Aokage, K., Okada, M., Suzuki, K., Nomura, S., Suzuki, S., Tsubokawa, N., Mimae, T., Hattori, A., Hishida, T., Yoshida, J. & Tsuboi, M., 2017 Feb 1, In : Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology. 47, 2, p. 190 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Medical Oncology
Lung Neoplasms
Japan
Clinical Trials
12 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of poor prognostic immune features of tumour microenvironment in non-smoking patients with lung adenocarcinoma

Kinoshita, T., Kudo-Saito, C., Muramatsu, R., Fujita, T., Saito, M., Nagumo, H., Sakurai, T., Noji, S., Takahata, E., Yaguchi, T., Tsukamoto, N., Hayashi, Y., Kaseda, K., Kamiyama, I., Ohtsuka, T., Tomizawa, K., Shimoji, M., Mitsudomi, T., Asamura, H. & Kawakami, Y., 2017 Nov 1, In : European Journal of Cancer. 86, p. 15-27 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tumor Microenvironment
T-Lymphocytes
Adenocarcinoma
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Immunosuppressive Agents
17 Citations (Scopus)

Limited resection for early-stage non-small cell lung cancer as function-preserving radical surgery: A review

Aokage, K., Yoshida, J., Hishida, T., Tsuboi, M., Saji, H., Okada, M., Suzuki, K., Watanabe, S. & Asamura, H., 2017, In : Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology. 47, 1, p. 7-11 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Lung Neoplasms
Tomography
Alveolar Epithelial Cells
Lung
62 Citations (Scopus)

Lung cancer - major changes in the American Joint Committee on cancer eighth edition cancer staging manual

Rami-Porta, R., Asamura, H., Travis, W. D. & Rusch, V. W., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : CA Cancer Journal for Clinicians.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplasm Staging
Lung Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasms
Myeloma Proteins
30 Citations (Scopus)

Prognostic Impact of Margin Distance and Tumor Spread Through Air Spaces in Limited Resection for Primary Lung Cancer

Masai, K., Sakurai, H., Sukeda, A., Suzuki, S., Asakura, K., Nakagawa, K., Asamura, H., Watanabe, S. I., Motoi, N. & Hiraoka, N., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Air
Recurrence
Neoplasms
Adenocarcinoma
7 Citations (Scopus)

Recent improvement of survival prognosis after pulmonary metastasectomy and advanced chemotherapy for patients with colorectal cancer

on behalf of the Metastatic Lung Tumor Study Group of Japan, 2017 May 1, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 51, 5, p. 869-873 5 p., ezw401.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metastasectomy
Colorectal Neoplasms
Drug Therapy
Lung
Survival

Reply

Hishida, T., Tsuboi, M., Okumura, T., Boku, N., Hyodo, I., Mori, K. & Kondo, H., 2017 Dec 1, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 104, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

25 Citations (Scopus)

Scientific Advances in Thoracic Oncology 2016

Soo, R. A., Stone, E. C. A., Cummings, K. M., Jett, J. R., Field, J. K., Groen, H. J. M., Mulshine, J. L., Yatabe, Y., Bubendorf, L., Dacic, S., Rami-Porta, R., Detterbeck, F. C., Lim, E., Asamura, H., Donington, J., Wakelee, H. A., Wu, Y. L., Higgins, K., Senan, S., Solomon, B. & 22 others, Kim, D. W., Johnson, M., Yang, J. C. H., Sequist, L. V., Shaw, A. T., Ahn, M. J., Costa, D. B., Patel, J. D., Horn, L., Gettinger, S., Peters, S., Wynes, M. W., Faivre-Finn, C., Rudin, C. M., Tsao, A., Baas, P., Kelly, R. J., Leighl, N. B., Scagliotti, G. V., Gandara, D. R., Hirsch, F. R. & Spigel, D. R., 2017 Aug 1, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 12, 8, p. 1183-1209 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Immunotherapy
Lung Neoplasms
Thorax
Molecular Targeted Therapy
Adjuvant Radiotherapy
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Japan Lung Cancer Society-Japanese Society for Radiation Oncology consensus-based computed tomographic atlas for defining regional lymph node stations in radiotherapy for lung cancer

Itazawa, T., Tamaki, Y., Komiyama, T., Nishimura, Y., Nakayama, Y., Ito, H., Ohde, Y., Kusumoto, M., Sakai, S., Suzuki, K., Watanabe, H. & Asamura, H., 2017, In : Journal of Radiation Research. 58, 1, p. 86-105 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiation Oncology
Atlases
lymphatic system
lungs
radiation therapy
5 Citations (Scopus)

The Lung Cancer Surgical Study Group of the Japan Clinical Oncology Group: Past activities, current status and future direction

Nakagawa, K., Watanabe, S. I., Kunitoh, H. & Asamura, H., 2017, In : Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology. 47, 3, p. 194-199 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Medical Oncology
Lung Neoplasms
Japan
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
5 Citations (Scopus)

Thoracoscopic surgery versus open surgery for lung metastases of colorectal cancer: A multi-institutional retrospective analysis using propensity score adjustment

on behalf of the Metastatic Lung Tumor Study Group of Japan, 2017, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 51, 6, p. 1157-1163 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thoracoscopy
Propensity Score
Colorectal Neoplasms
Metastasectomy
Neoplasm Metastasis
Lung Neoplasms
Lung
Segmental Mastectomy
Pneumonectomy
Neoplasms
2016
18 Citations (Scopus)

Clinicopathological, Immunohistochemical, and Genetic Features of Primary Lung Adenocarcinoma Occurring in the Setting of Usual Interstitial Pneumonia Pattern

Masai, K., Tsuta, K., Motoi, N., Shiraishi, K., Furuta, K., Suzuki, S., Asakura, K., Nakagawa, K., Sakurai, H., Watanabe, S. I., Hiraoka, N. & Asamura, H., 2016, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 11, 12, p. 2141-2149 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Adenocarcinoma
Interstitial Lung Diseases
Adenocarcinoma of lung
Neoplasms
5 Citations (Scopus)

Comment on the proposals for the revision of the N descriptors in the forthcoming eighth edition of the TNM classification for lung cancer

Osarogiagbon, R. U., Smeltzer, M. P., Faris, N., Rami-Porta, R., Goldstraw, P. & Asamura, H., 2016, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 11, 10, p. 1612-1614 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

13 Citations (Scopus)

Comprehensive immune profiling of lung adenocarcinomas reveals four immunosubtypes with plasma cell subtype a negative indicator

Kurebayashi, Y., Emoto, K., Hayashi, Y., Kamiyama, I., Ohtsuka, T., Asamura, H. & Sakamoto, M., 2016 Mar 1, In : Cancer immunology research. 4, 3, p. 234-247 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasma Cells
Neoplasms
Mast Cells
Immunosuppressive Agents
Adenocarcinoma of lung
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ectopic Adrenocorticotropic Hormone-Secreting Bronchial Carcinoid Diagnosed by Balloon-Occluded Pulmonary Arterial Sampling

Yotsukura, M., Kohno, M., Asakura, K., Kamiyama, I., Ohtsuka, T., Hayashi, Y., Kurihara, I., Nakatsuka, S. & Asamura, H., 2016 May 1, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 101, 5, p. 1963-1965 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ectopic Hormones
Carcinoid Tumor
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
Lung
Pulmonary Artery
18 Citations (Scopus)

Factor in resectable non-small cell lung cancer

Yotsukura, M., Ohtsuka, T., Kaseda, K., Kamiyama, I., Hayashi, Y. & Asamura, H., 2016, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 11, 8, p. 1311-1318 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Survival
Proportional Hazards Models
C-Reactive Protein
Blood Vessels
18 Citations (Scopus)

Frequent BRAF or EGFR mutations in ciliated muconodular papillary tumors of the lung

Kamata, T., Sunami, K., Yoshida, A., Shiraishi, K., Furuta, K., Shimada, Y., Katai, H., Watanabe, S. I., Asamura, H., Kohno, T. & Tsuta, K., 2016, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 11, 2, p. 261-265 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung
Mutation
Neoplasms
Freezing
Exons

Giant lamellar bodies associated with adenocarcinoma of the lung

Shigenobu, T., Motoi, N., Asamura, H., Watanabe, S. I., Hiraoka, N. & Yoshida, A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Histopathology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
Neoplasm Staging
Lung Neoplasms
8 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of comorbidity index on morbidity and survival in non-small cell lung cancer

Otake, S., Ohtsuka, T., Asakura, K., Kamiyama, I. & Kohno, M., 2016 Jan 1, In : Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 24, 1, p. 30-33 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Comorbidity
Morbidity
Survival
Length of Stay
24 Citations (Scopus)

Lobe-Specific nodal dissection for clinical stage I and II NSCLC: Japanese Multi-Institutional retrospective study using a propensity score analysis

Hishida, T., Miyaoka, E., Yokoi, K., Tsuboi, M., Asamura, H., Kiura, K., Takahashi, K., Dosaka-Akita, H., Kobayashi, H., Date, H., Tada, H., Okumura, M. & Yoshino, I., 2016, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 11, 9, p. 1529-1537 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Propensity Score
Dissection
Retrospective Studies
Registries
Neoplasms
31 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term outcome and prognostic factors of surgically treated thymic carcinoma: Results of 306 cases from a Japanese nationwide database study

Japanese Association for Research on the Thymus (JART), 2016 Mar 1, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 49, 3, p. 835-841 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thymoma
Databases
Radiotherapy
Recurrence
Neoplasms
7 Citations (Scopus)

Mucinous micropapillary pattern in lung adenocarcinomas: A unique histology with genetic correlates

Kamata, T., Yoshida, A., Shiraishi, K., Furuta, K., Kosuge, T., Watanabe, S. I., Asamura, H. & Tsuta, K., 2016 Feb 1, In : Histopathology. 68, 3, p. 356-366 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Histology
Carcinoma
Mutation
Mucinous Adenocarcinoma
Neoplasms
1 Citation (Scopus)

Node Doubt: Rigorous Surgical Nodal Procurement Combined With Thorough Pathologic Evaluation Improves Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma Staging Accuracy

Butnor, K. J., Asamura, H. & Travis, W. D., 2016 Aug 1, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 102, 2, p. 353-356 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial