Volume 1 Issue 3

Review Article

Expression and Role of Corticotropin – Releasing Hormone System in Malignant Cancers

Since the discovery of corticotropin-releasing hormone (abbreviated as CRF or CRH), the CRH peptide family has been extended to its receptors, namely CRF-R1/CRF1 and CRF-R2/CRF2, and to the newly identified peptides urocortin (UCN) I, II, and III. CRH and UCN I exert their effects….

Keiichi Ikeda , Katsuyoshi Tojo , Yoshinobu Manome
2018; 1(3): 158-163. doi: 10.31488/jjm.1000111
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Review Article

Studies on constipation of psychiatry inpatients in Tottori Medical Center

Psychiatric inpatients are likely to develop constipation and it is generally considered due to the adverse effect of psychotropic drugs. However, the analytical results of drug surveys in inpatients of Tottori Medical Center….

Tsuruhei Sukegawa, Izumi Sakamoto , Kiyoshi Doi , Yasuyuki Sakamoto , Toru Kashiwagi.
2018; 1(3): 164-169 . doi: 10.31488/jjm.1000112
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Mini Review

Adoptive immuno-cell therapy with antecedent surgery has superior actuarial survival to immuno-cell herapy without antecedent surgery for advanced cancers

Adoptive immuno-cell therapy is considered one of the less toxic supportive therapies compared with conventional chemotherapy and radiotherapy for advanced cancers. Out of total 38 patients, 23 patients received…

Goki Shindo, Takayoshi Endo,Masamitsu Onda,Yoju Miyamoto, Toru Kaneko, Shigenori Goto
2018; 1(3): 170-174 . doi: 10.31488/jjm.1000113
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Mini Review

Meniscal allografttransplantation, still unaccepted treatment option in Japan? A review

Once subtotal or total meniscectomy of the knee joint decreases tibiofemoral contact area leading to higher contact stresses, it deteriorates the cartilage resulting in faster progression of the osteoarthritis (OA)….

Yuji Uchio
2018; 1(3): 175-182 . doi: 10.31488/jjm.1000114
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Mini Review

Reconsidering Risk Disclosure in Medical Practice: Two Types of Physician Obligation

Patients’ right to self-determination is sure to receive increasingsupport in the future. As a result, physicianswill need to be much morerespectful ofpatients’ decisions, and their own discretion during treatment will be restricted….

Yoshihiko Iijima
2018; 1(3): 183-185 . doi: 10.31488/jjm.1000115
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