Department of Surgery (General Thoracic Surgery)

Research Output

2020

Detection of the early stage of spontaneous hemopneumothorax by CT attenuation values

Koike, Y., Namkoong, H., Otake, S. & Asamura, H., 2020 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Case Reports.

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Open Access

Histological and prognostic data on surgically resected early-stage lung adenocarcinoma

Yotsukura, M., Asamura, H., Suzuki, S., Asakura, K., Yoshida, Y., Nakagawa, K., Sakurai, H., Watanabe, S. I. & Motoi, N., 2020 Aug, In : Data in Brief. 31, 105785.

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Open Access

Infiltration of tumor-associated macrophages is involved in tumor programmed death-ligand 1 expression in early lung adenocarcinoma

Shima, T., Shimoda, M., Shigenobu, T., Ohtsuka, T., Nishimura, T., Emoto, K., Hayashi, Y., Iwasaki, T., Abe, T., Asamura, H. & Kanai, Y., 2020 Feb 1, In : Cancer science. 111, 2, p. 727-738 12 p.

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Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Prognostic impact of cancer-associated active fibroblasts and invasive architectural patterns on early-stage lung adenocarcinoma

Yotsukura, M., Asamura, H., Suzuki, S., Asakura, K., Yoshida, Y., Nakagawa, K., Sakurai, H., Watanabe, S. I. & Motoi, N., 2020 Jul, In : Lung Cancer. 145, p. 158-166 9 p.

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Salvage surgery after chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy including SBRT and proton therapy: A consecutive analysis of 38 patients

Kobayashi, A. K., Horinouchi, H., Nakayama, Y., Ohe, Y., Yotsukura, M., Uchida, S., Asakura, K., Yoshida, Y., Nakagawa, K. & Watanabe, S. I., 2020 Jul, In : Lung Cancer. 145, p. 105-110 6 p.

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Open Access

The IASLC Lung Cancer Staging Project: Analysis of Resection Margin Status and Proposals for Residual Tumor Descriptors for Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, Advisory Board Members, and Participating Institutions, 2020 Mar, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 15, 3, p. 344-359 16 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Thymic Tumors Staging Project: The Impact of the Eighth Edition of the Union for International Cancer Control and American Joint Committee on Cancer TNM Stage Classification of Thymic Tumors

Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, Staging and Prognostic Factors-Thymic Domain Subcommittee, Staging and Prognostic Factors Subcommittees & Members of the Advisory Boards, 2020 Mar, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 15, 3, p. 436-447 12 p.

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Whole-exome and RNA sequencing of pulmonary carcinoid reveals chromosomal rearrangements associated with recurrence

Miyanaga, A., Masuda, M., Motoi, N., Tsuta, K., Nakamura, Y., Nishijima, N., Watanabe, S. I., Asamura, H., Tsuchida, A., Seike, M., Gemma, A. & Yamada, T., 2020 Jul, In : Lung Cancer. 145, p. 85-94 10 p.

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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 Sep, In : Chest. 156, 3, p. 571-578 8 p.

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Clinical implications of noncoding indels in the surfactant‐encoding genes in lung cancer

Nakagomi, T., Hirotsu, Y., Goto, T., Shikata, D., Yokoyama, Y., Higuchi, R., Otake, S., Amemiya, K., Oyama, T., Mochizuki, H. & Omata, M., 2019 Apr, In : Cancers. 11, 4, 552.

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1 Citation (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.

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24 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
9 Citations (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.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

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, In : Anticancer research. 39, 1, p. 191-200 10 p.

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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 Dec 1, In : Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology. 16, 12, p. 763-771 9 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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Predictor of cardiopulmonary complication after pulmonary resection

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

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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.

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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 Jan 1, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 56, 1, p. 174-181 8 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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, In : Japanese Journal of Lung Cancer. 58, 3, p. 237-238 2 p.

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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.

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9 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.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Deleterious pulmonary surfactant system gene mutations in lung adenocarcinomas associated with usual interstitial pneumonia

Honda, T., Sakashita, H., Masai, K., Totsuka, H., Motoi, N., Kobayashi, M., Akashi, T., Mimaki, S., Tsuchihara, K., Chiku, S., Shiraishi, K., Shimada, Y., Otsuka, A., Kanai, Y., Okubo, K., Watanabe, S. I., Tsuta, K., Inase, N. & Kohno, T., 2018 Jan 1, In : JCO Precision Oncology. 2

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6 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, In : Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 142, 5, p. 645-661 17 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Genomic characteristics of invasive mucinous adenocarcinomas of the lung and potential therapeutic targets of B7-H3

Nakagomi, T., Goto, T., Hirotsu, Y., Shikata, D., Yokoyama, Y., Higuchi, R., Otake, S., Amemiya, K., Oyama, T., Mochizuki, H. & Omata, M., 2018 Dec, In : Cancers. 10, 12, 478.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of response to preoperative chemotherapy on the outcome of pulmonary metastasectomy for colorectal cancer: Results of a retrospective multicenter study

Okumura, T., Boku, N., Hishida, T., Ohde, Y., Sakao, Y., Yoshiya, K., Higashiyama, M., Kameyama, K., Adachi, H., Shiomi, K., Kanzaki, M., Yoshimura, M., Matsuura, M., Hata, Y., Chen, F., Yoshida, K., Sasaki, H., Hyodo, I., Mori, K. & Kondo, H., 2018 Oct 1, In : Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology. 29, p. viii172

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New therapeutic targets for pulmonary sarcomatoid carcinomas based on their genomic and phylogenetic profiles

Nakagomi, T., Goto, T., Hirotsu, Y., Shikata, D., Yokoyama, Y., Higuchi, R., Amemiya, K., Okimoto, K., Oyama, T., Mochizuki, H. & Omata, M., 2018 Jan 1, In : Oncotarget. 9, 12, p. 10635-10649 15 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

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

Investigators of JSTR Lung Cancer Working Group, 2018 May, In : Clinical Lung Cancer. 19, 3, p. e303-e312

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9 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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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.

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5 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, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 13, 6, p. 801-809 9 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
2017

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, In : Biomarkers in Medicine. 11, 9, p. 721-731 11 p.

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4 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.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

A Proposal for Definition of Minimally Invasive Adenocarcinoma of the Lung Regardless of Tumor Size

Suzuki, S., Sakurai, H., Masai, K., Asakura, K., Nakagawa, K., Motoi, N. & Watanabe, S. I., 2017 Sep, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 104, 3, p. 1027-1032 6 p.

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3 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.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Histology is a Prognostic Indicator After Pulmonary Metastasectomy from Renal Cell Carcinoma

Ohtaki, Y., Shimizu, K., Aokage, K., Nakao, M., Yoshida, J., Kamiyoshihara, M., Sugano, M., Takahashi, Y., Nakazawa, S., Nagashima, T., Obayashi, K., Hishida, T., Tsuboi, M., Mori, S., Mun, M., Okumura, S., Igai, H., Matsutani, N., Mogi, A. & Kuwano, H., 2017 Mar 1, In : World Journal of Surgery. 41, 3, p. 771-779 9 p.

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4 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.

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26 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.

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86 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.

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36 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.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Reply

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

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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, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 12, 8, p. 1183-1209 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

29 Citations (Scopus)

The IASLC Lung Cancer Staging Project: External Validation of the Revision of the TNM Stage Groupings in the Eighth Edition of the TNM Classification of Lung Cancer

IASLC Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, Advisory Boards, and Participating Institutions & IASLC Staging and Prognostic Factors Committee, Advisory Boards, and Participating Institutions, 2017 Jul, In : Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 12, 7, p. 1109-1121 13 p.

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91 Citations (Scopus)