The Kitasato Medical Journal
 
Vol. 41 No. 2   Sep. 2011    Kitasato Medical Society
 
ISSN (Print):1349-8568   ISSN (Online):2187-9699
 
CONTENTS
 
Original Contributions
 
Injection of rabbit polyclonal antibodies induced by genetic immunization with rat nephrin cDNA causes massive proteinuria in the rat: a new model of nephrotic syndrome
Tomoko Okamoto, Kouju Kamata, Shokichi Naito, Togo Aoyama, Hiromi Tazaki, Nozomu Yamanaka 115
 
Intracranial hemorrhage in full-term infants following vaginal delivery in a Japanese perinatal center
Yuji Kanai, Kan Amano, Akiko Numao, Junko Mochizuki, Masahiko Nowatari, Toshiyuki Okutomi, Nobuya Unno 123
 
Mutational analysis of the mitochondrial DNA detected in sudden cardiac death caused by cardiomyopathy
Masamune Kobayashi, Shigeki Nakamura, Chikako Murakami, Kazuho Maeda, Wataru Irie, Maiko Hayashi, Chizuko Sasaki, Naomi Nakamaru, Masataka Furukawa, Katsuyoshi Kurihara 127
 
The effect of tissue composition of the prostate on the dose calculation for 125I brachytherapy
Takashi Hanada, Atsunori Yorozu, Toshio Ohashi, Naoyuki Shigematsu, Kyoko Saito, Koichi Maruyama 136
 
Daily physical activity in patients with schizophrenia
Hiroaki Yamamoto, Kenji Yamamoto, Shingo Miyaji, Masami Yukawa-Inui, Tomoko Hori, Seiichi Tatematsu, Motoki Yutani, Katsutoshi Tanaka, Hitoshi Miyaoka 145
 
Biweekly gemcitabine with S-1 combination chemotherapy in locally advanced or metastatic pancreatic cancer
Hidehiko Kikuchi, Mitsuhiro Kida, Tomohisa Iwai, Shiro Miyazawa, Miyoko Takezawa, Hiroshi Imaizumi, Wasaburou Koizumi 154
 
Elevation of interleukin 8 in cerebrospinal fluid in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
Akira Ishikawa, Kurumi Asako, Shunsei Hirohata 160
 
Percutaneous bilateral pulmonary artery banding using a re-expandable covered stent: preliminary animal study
Yayoi Nakahata, Hideshi Tomita, Sumito Kimura, Hisashi Ando, Takashi Honda, Manabu Takanashi, Yoshihito Ogihara, Masahiro Ishii 165
 
Studies of endoscopic ultrasound-guided drainage for pancreatic pseudocysts and abscesses: a university hospital-based experience
Mitsuhiro Kida, Shiro Miyazawa, Tomohisa Iwai, Hiroko Ikeda, Miyoko Takezawa, Hidehiko Kikuchi, Maya Watanabe, Hiroshi Imaizumi, Wasaburo Koizumi 170
 
Treatment of infected total knee arthroplasty by a local drug-delivery system with retention of the metal components
Jun Aikawa, Ken Urabe, Mamoru Fujita, Hiroaki Minehara, Kouji Naruse, Dai Iwase, Moritoshi Itoman, Masashi Takaso 178
 
Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound promotes the osteogenic effect induced by bone allograft
Jun Aikawa, Kouji Naruse, Kentaroo Uchida, Motoaki Katano, Yuko Mikuni-Takagaki, Yusuke Kozai, Isamu Kashima, Masashi Takaso, Moritoshi Itoman, Ken Urabe 184
 
Case Report
Advanced thymic carcinoma showing a stable disease reaction to single-agent amrubicin as a third-line chemotherapy: case report
Satoshi Igawa, Nobuyuki Yanagisawa, Sachiyo Maki, Sakiko Otani, Yasuhiro Hiyoshi, Michiko Kimura, Masashi Kasajima, Mikiko Ishihara, Nobuatsu Hayashi, Yujiro Nagashima, Noriyuki Masuda 193
 
Kitasato Medical Society Invitational Academic Lecture Series Abstracts
197
Information for Authors
198