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National Institute of Mental Health,
National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Japan
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Tetsuya Ando@@@Hiroe Kikuchi

Hiroe Kikuchi, M.D., Ph.D.

Section Chief, Section of Psychosomatic Disorder Research,
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine

M.D., 2000 Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo.

Ph.D., 2007 Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo.

Major Research Interests:

Psychosomatic aspects of tension-type headache

Psychosomatic research on various diseases using ambulatory assessment (ecological momentary assessment, actigraphy, etc)

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Selected recent publications:

Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K, Ando T, Yamamoto Y: Influence of psychological factors on acute exacerbation of tension-type headache: Investigation by ecological momentary assessment. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 79(3): 239-242, 2015.9. [PubMed]

Kim J, Nakamura T, Kikuchi H, Yamamoto Y: Psychobehavioral validity of self-reported symptoms based on spontaneous physical activity: Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 4021-24, 2015.8. [PubMed]

Kim J, Nakamura T, Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K,@Sasaki T, Yamamoto Y: Co-Variation of Depressive Mood and Spontaneous Physical Activity in Major Depressive Disorder: Towards Continuous Monitoring of Depressive Mood. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 19(4): 1347-55, 2015.7. [PubMed]

Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K, Inada S, Ando T, Yamamoto Y: Development of an ecological momentary assessment scale for appetite. BioPsychoSocial Medicine 9(1): 2, 2015.1. [PubMed]

Kim J, Nakamura T, Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K, Yamamoto Y: Co- Variation of depressive mood and spontaneous physical activity evaluated by ecological momentary assessment in major depressive disorder. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2014: 6635-38, 2014.8. [PubMed]

Kim J, Nakamura T, Kikuchi H, Sasaki T, Yamamoto Y: Co-Variation of Depressive Mood and Locomotor Dynamics Evaluated by Ecological Momentary Assessment in Healthy Humans. PLOS ONE, 8(9):e74949, 2013.09. [PubMed]

Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K, Yamamoto Y, Komaki G, Akabayashi A: Diurnal variation of tension-type headache intensity and exacerbation: An investigation using computerized ecological momentary assessment.. BioPsychoSocial Medicine, 4;6(1):18, 2012. [PubMed]

Kim J, Kikuchi H, Yamamoto Y: Systematic comparison between ecological momentary assessment and day. British Journal of Health Psychology, 2012. [PubMed]

Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K, Yamamoto Y, Komaki G, Akabayashi A: Does sleep aggravate tension-type headache?: An investigation using computerized ecological momentary assessment and actigraphy. BioPsychoSocial Medicine 5:10, 2011. [PubMed]

Yoshiuchi K, Inada S, Kikuchi H: Food diaries: use of new technology versus the written record. CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources 5:48(1-5), 2010.

Aoyagi Y, Park H, Park S, Yoshiuchi K, Kikuchi H, Kawakami H, Morita Y, Ono A, Shephard RJ. Interactive effects of milk basic protein supplements and habitual physical activity on bone health in older women: a 1-year randomized controlled trial. International Dairy Journal. 20:724-730, 2010.

Fukuo W, Yoshiuchi K, Ohashi K, Togashi H, Sekine R, Kikuchi H, Sakamoto N, Inada S, Sato F, Kadowaki T, Akabayashi A. Development of a hand-held personal digital assistant-based food diary with food photographs for Japanese subjects. Journal of the American Dietetic Association. 109:1232-1236, 2009. [PubMed]

Fukuo W, Yoshiuchi K, Takimoto Y, Sakamoto N, Kikuchi H, Hachizuka M, Inada S, Nannya Y, Kumano K, Takahashi T, Kurokawa M, Akabayashi A. Comparison of temporal changes in psychological distress after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation among the underlying diseases of Japanese adult patients. BioPsychoSocial Medicine 2:24(1-4), 2008. [PubMed]

Sakamoto N, Yoshiuchi K, Kikuchi H, Takimoto Y, Kaiya H, Kumano H, Yamamoto Y, Akabayashi A. Panic disorder and locomotor activity. BioPsychoSocial Medicine 2:23(1-6), 2008. [PubMed]

Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K, Ohashi K, Yamamoto Y, Akabayashi A. Tension-type headache and physical activity: an actigraphic study. Cephalalgia. 27:1236-1243, 2007. [PubMed]

Struzik ZR, Yoshiuchi K, Sone M, Ishikawa T, Kikuchi H, Kumano H, Watsuji T, Natelson BH, Yamamoto Y. "Mobile Nurse" platform for ubiquitous medicine. Methods of Information in Medicine. 46:130-134, 2007. [PubMed]

Kikuchi H, Yoshiuchi K, Miyasaka N, Ohashi K, Yamamoto Y, Kumano H, Kuboki T, Akabayashi A. Reliability of recalled self-report on headache intensity: investigation using ecological momentary assessment technique. Cephalalgia. 26:1335-1343, 2006. [PubMed]

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