Reoperation rates after fenestration for lumbar spinal canal stenosis: a 20-year period survival function method analysis.

Aizawa T, Ozawa H, Kusakabe T, Tanaka Y, Sekiguchi A, Hashimoto K, Kanno H, Morozumi N, Ishii Y, Sato T, Takahashi E, Kokubun S, Itoi E.

Eur Spine J 2015; 24(2): 381-387.

Involvement of IL-1 in the maintenance of masseter muscle activity and glucose homeostasis.

Chiba K, Tsuchiya M, Koide M, Hagiwara Y, Sasaki K, Hattori Y, Watanabe M, Sugawara S, Kanzaki M, Endo Y.

PLoS One 2015: 10(11): e0143635.

Local rhBMP-12 on an absorbable collagen sponge as an adjuvant therapy for rotator cuff repair- A Phase 1, randomized, standard of care control, multicenter study: Part 1. safety and feasibility.

Greiner S, Ide J, Van Noort A, Mochizuki Y, Ochi H, Marraffino S, Sridharan S, Rudicel S, Itoi E.

Am J Sports Med 2015; 43(8): 1994-2004.

Sound speed measurement of the joint capsule from frozen shoulder by ultrasound speed microscope.

Hagiwara Y, Ando A, Yabe Y, Kanazawa K, Itoi E, Saijo Y.

Acoustical Imaging 2015; 32: 75-78.

Simultaneous evaluation of articular cartilage and subchondral bone from immobilized knee in rats by photoacoustic imaging system.

Hagiwara Y, Izumi T, Yabe Y, Sato M, Sonofuchi K, Kanazawa K, Koide M, Saijo Y, Itoi E.

J Orthop Sci 2015; 20(2): 397-402.

Blood flow changes of the anterior humeral circumflex artery decrease with the scapula in internal rotation.

Hagiwara Y, Kanazawa K, Ando A, Nimura A, Watanabe T, Majima K, Akita K, Itoi E.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2015; 23(5): 1467-1472.

Effects of intra-articular steroid injection before pan-capsular release in patients with refractory frozen shoulder.

Hagiwara Y, Sugaya H, Takahashi N, Kawai N, Ando A, Hamada J, Itoi E.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2015; 23(5): 1536-1541.

Influence of Living Environments and Working Status on Low Back Pain for Survivors of the Great East Japan Earthquake.

Hagiwara Y, Yabe Y, Sugawara Y, Sato M, Watanabe T, Kanazawa K, Sonofuchi K, Koide M, Sekiguchi T, Tsuchiya M, Tsuji I, Itoi E.

J Orthop Sci 2015; in press.

Elderly-onset degenerative "lumbar spondylotic myelopathy" in a patient with a low-placed spinal cord successfully treated by laminotomy: a case report.

Hashimoto K, Tsubakino T, Hoshikawa T, Nakagawa T, Inawashiro T, Kokubun S, Itoi E, Tanaka Y.

Clin Case Rep 2015; 3(12): 1021-1025.

Quantitative assessment of rotator cuff muscle elasticity: Reliability and feasibility of shear wave elastography.

Hatta T, Giambini H, Uehara K, Okamoto S, Chen S, Sperling JW, Itoi E, An KN.

J Biomech 2015; 48(14): 3853-3858.

Association between acromioclavicular joint pain and capsular bulging in adolescent baseball players.

Hatta T, Yamamoto N, Sano H, Nagamoto H, Kurokawa D, Takahashi H, Tanaka M, Koike Y, Itoi E.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2015.

Noninvasive assessment of the activity of the shoulder girdle muscles using ultrasound real-time tissue elastography.

Ishikawa H, Muraki T, Sekiguchi Y, Ishijima T, Morise S, Yamamoto N, Itoi E, Izumi S.

J Electromyogr Kinesiol 2015; 25(5): 723-730.

Arm abduction provides a better reduction of the Bankart lesion during immobilization in external rotation after an initial shoulder dislocation.

Itoi E, Kitamura T, Hitachi S, Hatta T, Yamamoto N, Sano H.

Am J Sports Med 2015; 43(7): 1731-1736.

External rotation and abduction bracing in the management of first-time anterior shoulder dislocation: response.

Itoi E, Kitamura T, Hitachi S, Hatta T, Yamamoto N, Sano H.

Am J Sports Med 2015; 43(8): NP24-5.

Anatomy of the capsulolabral complex and rotator interval related to glenohumeral instability.

Itoigawa Y, Itoi E.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2015.

Feasibility assessment of shear wave elastography to rotator cuff muscle.

Itoigawa Y, Sperling JW, Steinmann SP, Chen Q, Song P, Chen S, Itoi E, Hatta T, An KN.

Clin Anat 2015; 28(2): 213-218.

The role of an octacalcium phosphate in the re-formation of infraspinatus tendon insertion.

Itoigawa Y, Suzuki O, Sano H, Anada T, Handa T, Hatta T, Kuwahara Y, Takahashi A, Ezoe Y, Kaneko K, Itoi E.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2015; 24(7): e175-184.

Impaired Fracture Healing Caused by Deficiency of the Immunoreceptor Adaptor Protein DAP12.

Kamimura M, Mori Y, Sugahara-Tobinai A, Takai T, Itoi E.

PLoS One 2015; 10(6): e0128210.

Medial meniscus tear morphology and related clinical symptoms in patients with medial knee osteoarthritis.

Kamimura M, Umehara J, Takahashi A, Aizawa T, Itoi E.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2015; 23(1): 158-163.

Preventing effects of joint contracture by high molecular weight hyaluronan injections in a rat immobilized knee model.

Kanazawa K, Hagiwara Y, Tsuchiya M, Yabe Y, Sonofuchi K, Koide M, Sekiguchi T, Itaya N, Ando A, Saijo Y, Itoi E.

Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2015; 8(4): 3426-3440.

Changes in lumbar spondylolisthesis on axial-loaded MRI: do they reproduce the positional changes in the degree of olisthesis observed on X-ray images in the standing position?

Kanno H, Ozawa H, Koizumi Y, Morozumi N, Aizawa T, Ishii Y, Itoi E.

Spine J 2015; 15(6): 1255-1262.

Increased facet fluid predicts dynamic changes in the dural sac size on axial-loaded MRI in patients with lumbar spinal canal stenosis.

Kanno H, Ozawa H, Koizumi Y, Morozumi N, Aizawa T, Itoi E.

AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2015(in press).

Upregulation of the receptor-interacting protein 3 expression and involvement in neural tissue damage after spinal cord injury in mice.

Kanno H, Ozawa H, Tateda S, Yahata K, Itoi E.

BMC Neurosci 2015; 16(62): 1-10.

Schwann cell transplantation for spinal cord injury repair: its significant therapeutic potential and prospectus.

Kanno H, Pearse DD, Ozawa H, Itoi E, Bunge MB.

Rev Neurosci 2015; 26(2): 121-128.

Arthroscopic treatment of septic arthritis of the elbow in a 4-year-old girl.

Koide M, Tojo Y, Hagiwara Y, Nakajima S, Tanaka M, Honda M, Itoi E.

Case Rep Orthop 2015.

Lumbar artery injury from which the Adamkiewicz artery originated associated with lumbar spine injury: successfully treated by transcatheter arterial embolization.

Koakutsu T, Aizawa T, Yuzawa H, Itoi E, Kushimoto S.

Eur Spine J 2015.

Referred pain location depends on the affected section of the sacroiliac joint.

Kurosawa D, Murakami E, Aizawa T.

Eur Spine J 2015; 24(3): 521-527.

Identification of a progenitor cell population destined to form fracture fibrocartilage callus in Dickkopf-related protein 3-green fluorescent protein reporter mice.

Mori Y, Adams D, Hagiwara Y, Yoshida R, Kamimura M, Itoi E, Rowe DW.

J Bone Miner Metab 2015.

Efficacy of methotrexate and tumor necrosis factor inhibitors in Japanese patients with active psoriatic arthritis.

Mori Y, Kuwahara Y, Chiba S, Itoi E.

Mod Rheumatol 2015; 25(3): 431-434.

Bone mineral density of postmenopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis depends on disease duration regardless of treatment.

Mori Y, Kuwahara Y, Chiba S, Kogre A, Baba K, Kamimura M, Itoi E.

J Bone Miner Metab 2015.

Sacroiliac joint injection to diagnose SIJ-related pain: Intra-articular or Peri-articular?

Murakami E, Kurosawa D, Ozawa H.

Osteoporose&Rheuma Aktuell 2015; 4: 24-28.

Ultrasound elastography-based assessment of the elasticity of the supraspinatus muscle and tendon during muscle contraction.

Muraki T, Ishikawa H, Morise S, Yamamoto N, Sano H, Itoi E, Izumi S.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2015; 24(1): 120-126.

Evaluation of the thickness of the medial ulnar collateral ligament in junior high and high school baseball players.

Nagamoto H, Yamamoto N, Kurokawa D, Takahashi H, Muraki T, Tanaka M, Koike Y, Sano H, Itoi E.

J Med Ultrason 2015; 42(3): 395-400.

Tumor-induced osteomalacia caused by phosphaturic mesenchymal tumor of the cervical spine.

Nakamura T, Aizawa T, Hoshikawa T, Ozawa H, Ito N, Fukumoto S, Itoi E, Kokubun S.

J Orthop Sci 2015; 20(4): 765-771.

Lack of motor recovery after prolonged denervation of the neuromuscular junction is not due to regenerative failure.

Sakuma M, Gorski G, Sheu SH, Lee S, Barrett LB, Singh B, Omura T, Latremoliere A, Woolf CJ.

Eur J Neurosci 2015: 1-12.

Chronic electrical stimulation as a therapeutic intervention for peripherl nerve repair.

Sakuma M, Minev IR, Gribi S, Singh B, Woolf CJ, Lacour SP.

Bioelectron Med 2015; 2: 43-48.

Secondary subacromial impingement after valgus closing-wedge osteotomy for proximal humerus varus.

Sano H, Kamimura M, Oizumi A, Isefuku S.

Case Rep Orthop 2015.

Predicting failures of suture anchors used for rotator cuff repair: a CT-based 3-dimensional finite element analysis.

Sano H, Imagawa K, Yamamoto N, Ozawa H, Yokobori T, Itoi E.

Biomed Mater Eng 2015; 25(4): 371-380.

Autologous morselised bone grafting for medial tibial defects in total knee arthroplasty.

Sugita T, Aizawa T, Sasaki A, Miyatake N, Fujisawa H, Kamimura M.

J Orthop Surg 2015; 23: 185-189.

Quality of life after bilateral total knee arthroplasty determined by a 3-year longitudinal evaluation using the Japanese knee osteoarthritis measure.

Sugita T, Kikuchi Y, Aizawa T, Sasaki A, Miyatake N, Maeda I.

J Orthop Sci 2015; 20: 137-142.

Epigenetic regulation of interleukin-8, an inflammatory chemokine, in osteoarthritis.

Takahashi A, de Andrés MC, Hashimoto K, Itoi E, Oreffo RO.

Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2015; 23(11): 1946-1954.

Potential risk of excising the femoral insertion of the popliteus tendon during primary total knee arthroplasty: a biometric study.

Takahashi A, Sugita T, Aizawa T, Chiba D, Kamimura M, Aki T, Itoi E.

J Orthop Sci 2015; 20(6): 1030-1035.

Periodontal Disease Is Associated with Insomnia among Victims of the Great East Japan Earthquake: A Panel Study Initiated Three Months after the Disaster.

Tsuchiya M, Aida J, Hagiwara Y, Sugawara Y, Tomata Y, Sato M, Watanabe R, Tomita H, Nemoto E, Watanabe M, Osaka K, Tsuji I.

Tohoku J Exp Med 2015; 237: 83-90.

Chondrogenic and fibrotic process in the ligamentum flavum of patients with lumbar spinal canal stenosis.

Yabe Y, Hagiwara Y, Ando A, Tsuchiya M, Minowa T, Takemura T, Honda M, Hatori K, Sonofuchi K, Kanazawa K, Koide M, Sekiguchi T, Itoi E.

Spine 2015; 40(7): 429-435.

Decreased elastic fibers and increased proteoglycans in the ligamentum flavum of patients with lumbar spinal canal stenosis.

Yabe Y, Hagiwara Y, Tsuchiya M, Honda M, Hatori K, Sonofuchi K, Kanazawa K, Koide M, Sekiguchi T, Itaya N, Itoi E.

J Orthop Res 2015.

A review of biomechanics of the shoulder and biomechanical concepts of rotator cuff repair.

Yamamoto N, Itoi E.

AP-SMART 2015; 2(1): 27-30.

Osseous Defects Seen in Patients with Anterior Shoulder Instability.

Yamamoto N, Itoi E.

Clin Orthop Surg 2015; 7(4): 425-429.

Outcome of Bankart repair in contact versus non-contact athletes.

Yamamoto N, Kijima H, Nagamoto H, Kurokawa D, Takahashi H, Sano H, Itoi E.

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res 2015; 101(4): 415-419.

Diagnosis of small partial-thickness rotator cuff tears using vibro-acoustography.

Yamamoto N, Kinnick RR, Fatemi M, Muraki T, Sperling JW, Steinmann SP, Cofield RH, Itoi E, An KN.

J Med Ultrason 2015; 42(1): 3-7.