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  • Right single lung transplantation using an inverted left donor lung: interposition of pericardial conduit for pulmonary venous anastomosis-a case report

    Yamamoto Haruchika , Miyoshi Kentaroh , Otani Shinji , Kurosaki Takeshi , Sugimoto Seiichiro , Yamane Masaomi , Toyooka Shinichi , Kobayashi Motomu , Oto Takahiro

    … Considering the condition of the patient (LAS 34.3) and the scarcity of domestic organ offers, the patient was highly likely to be incapable of tolerating any additional waiting time for another donor organ if he was unable to accept the presently reported offer of a left lung. … Because of the anterior-posterior position gap of the hilar structures, the cuff lengths of the pulmonary veins had to be adjusted. …

    BMC Pulmonary Medicine 20(1), 46, 2020-02-19


  • Relationship between applied voltage and current waveform in electrochemical discharge machining  [in Japanese]

    FURUTANI Katsushi

    … When a tool electrode is fed at a constant rate, the removal rate is often decreased due to enlarging the gap length between the tool electrode and workpiece. … In this paper, the effects of the applied voltage, which is a changeable condition during ECDM, and the initial gap length between the tool electrode and workpiece on the current waveforms and machining performance were experimentally investigated. … The initial gap did not affect the current waveforms. …

    Transactions of the JSME (in Japanese), 2020


  • Analysis of sport participation based on data from a social survey conducted between 2002 and 2012  [in Japanese]

    SHIMOKUBO Takuya

    … First, the whole sample was analyzed to investigate the time trends in economic condition, educational attainment, and occupational condition that impacted on sports participation. … However, the sports participation gap between workers and non-workers was found to have increased in this 10-year period for both females and males. …

    Taiikugaku kenkyu (Japan Journal of Physical Education, Health and Sport Sciences) 65(0), 545-562, 2020


  • A numerical study of flow pattern in a deteriorated gas turbine under real operating condition

    YONEZAWA Koichi , TAKAYASU Masahiro , SUGIYAMA Kazuyasu , SUGITA Katsuhiko , UMEZAWA Shuichi , OMORI Shuichi

    … Using this analysis method, flows in a deteriorated gas turbine were simulated under an operating condition, which was designated using the same procedure with that used in a real power plant. … Influences of two kinds of deterioration on flow patterns were examined: the first was thinning of nozzle guide vanes in the first stage and the second was increase of rotor tip gap in the first stage. … The increase in the rotor tip gap affected a loss generation of the following stage. …

    Mechanical Engineering Journal 7(4), 20-00122-20-00122, 2020


  • Comparison of two methods of bed-to/from-wheelchair transfer in patients with hemiparetic stroke

    RPT PhD Koyama Soichiro , MBA Kiyono Kei , RPT PhD Kanada Yoshikiyo , RPT PhD Tanabe Shigeo , MD DMSc Saitoh Eiichi , MD PhD Otaka Yohei , OTR Ohta Hirofumi , RPT MS Tatemoto Tsuyoshi , RPT MS Kumazawa Nobuhiro , OTR Katoh Ai , OTR Sugiyama Yuki

    … We hypothesized that transfer of hemiparetic stroke patients would be improved by using surfaces at the same height with no gap or obstacle between them.</p><p><b>Methods:</b> … The FIM transfer score significantly increased in the lateral transfer condition compared with the regular transfer condition, indicating that the former method reduced the transfer difficulty, regardless of the SIAS scores.</p><p><b>Conclusions:</b> …

    Fujita Medical Journal 6(3), 81-86, 2020

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  • Umbilical cord ulceration as a rare cause of neonatal acute kidney injury  [in Japanese]

    Kawakami Yuhei , Ida Hiroyuki , Hirano Daishi , Tokunaga Ai , Takemasa Yoichi , Umeda Chisato , Miwa Saori , Kakegawa Daisuke , Yamada Akifumi , Ito Akira

    … However, there appears to be a gap in the dissemination of this knowledge.We report herein the case successfully treated with continuous hemodialysis in a neonate who presented acute kidney injury due to hemorrhage shock, and finally he was withdrawn from renal replacement therapy. …

    Japanese journal of pediatric nephrology, 2020


  • What is expected of stomatology in Europe? A delicate question as to whether oral & maxillofacial surgery should take over stomatology

    Iizuka MD. DDS. PhD. FEBOMFS Tateyuki

    … Consequently, the gap between medicine and dentistry once filled by stomatology has increased. … The aim of the treatment is, therefore, to return the clinically manifested MRONJ to the symptom-free condition of "at risk category". … MRONJ progresses rather slowly, but finally reaches an advanced condition. …

    Journal of The Japanese Stomatological Society 69(2), 43-44, 2020


  • High anion gap metabolic acidosis caused by penicillin G: A case report  [in Japanese]

    Nohara Shizuka , Akebo Hiroyuki , Sada Ryuichi , Tsugihashi Yukio , Minoda Saki , Miyake Hirofumi , Ishimaru Hiroyasu , Hatta Kazuhiro

    … also known as 5-oxoproline), thereby leading to the development of high anion gap metabolic acidosis (HAGMA). … As his condition was complicated by acute kidney failure, we initiated continuous hemodiafiltration (CHDF). … This case suggests that HAGMA can be caused by PCG alone and withdrawal of causative drugs should be considered whenever this condition is suspected.</p> …

    Tenri Medical Bulletin 23(1), 21-26, 2020


  • Effect of Shear Stress on Heat Transfer Behavior of Non-Newtonian Mold Fluxes for Peritectic Steels Slab Casting

    Gu Shaopeng , Wen Guanghua , Guo Junli , Wang Zhe , Tang Ping , Liu Qiang

    … While, under stirring condition, the slag film thickness and t<sub>2</sub> … Third, the heat transfer behavior of air gap layer of N0 and N1 slag were all controlled by shear stress. …

    ISIJ International 60(6), 1179-1187, 2020


  • Preliminary analysis of sodium experimental apparatus PLANDTL-2 for development of evaluation method for thermal-hydraulics in reactor vessel of sodium fast reactor under decay heat removal system operation condition

    ONO Ayako , TANAKA Masaaki , MIYAKE Yasuhiro , HAMASE Erina , EZURE Toshiki

    … It is needed to grasp the thermal-hydraulic phenomena in the reactor vessel and evaluate the coolability of the core under the natural circulation not only for the normal operating condition but also for severe accident conditions. …

    Mechanical Engineering Journal 7(3), 19-00546-19-00546, 2020


  • Impact of Sampling and Quantization on Kramers-Kronig Relation-based Direct Detection

    Fujita Takaha , Toba Kentaro , Sampath Kariyawasam Indipalage Amila , Maeda Joji

    … We studied the effect of spectral broadening caused by nonlinear operations (logarithm, square root) of the KK algorithm when the frequency gap (shift frequency) between the modulated signal and the optical tone is varied. … For minimum-phase-condition satisfied KK receiver, the required number of quantization bit was found to be 5 bits or more for detection of QPSK, 16-QAM and 64-QAM-modulated signal after 20-km transmission.</p> …

    IEICE Transactions on Communications, 2020


  • Spatial variability of Sr isotope of Gomati River Basin within Ganga Alluvial Plain: Implications for global seawater fluxioning

    Singh Sandeep , Singh Munendra

    … The Ganga-Brahmputra Fluvial System drains the Himalaya along with the Ganga Alluvial Plain (GAP) and the northern Indian Craton regions. … Under the humid subtropical climatic condition, the rivers of the alluvial plain contribute a significant (~50%) in the water discharge. … We attempt to constrain the role of GAP as a source for Sr. … of the GAP with 7,390 × 10<sup>6</sup> …

    GEOCHEMICAL JOURNAL 54(2), 57-70, 2020


  • Vehicle response properties of non-uniformly supported ballast track and its effect on longitudinal level irregularity  [in Japanese]

    Kusuda Masanobu , Ito Kazuki , Cho Junji , Sonoda Yoshimi

    … <p>Unsupported sleepers, which are found sporadically along railway ballasted track, cause various problems from track geometry management, such as a rapid deterioration of the track condition. … In this study, we conducted on-site measurement of the response in commercial line and a follow-up survey of the amount of the gap between the bottom of the sleeper and upper surface of ballast (gap value). …

    Journal of Structural Engineering, A 66A(0), 1-9, 2020


  • Element tests on hydraulic-mechanical behavior of saturated/unsaturated landslide dam materials

    Ma Junnan , Xiong Xi , Yang Jiangtao , Mikami Ryota , Shi Zhenming , Zhang Feng

    … In this paper, large-scale saturated triaxial compression tests under undrained condition, water retention test and unsaturated triaxial compression test under undrained/unvented condition were conducted on four kinds of LDM. … Results of saturated large-scale triaxial tests show the shear stress ratio at critical state with a gap-graded mixture is the largest, which indicates the landslide dam made of this material is the most stable. …

    Japanese Geotechnical Society Special Publication 8(9), 360-365, 2020


  • Clinical Analysis of 4 Cases Diagnosed as Thyroarytenoid Muscle Paralysis after Intubation  [in Japanese]

    Mogi Ami , Miyamoto Makoto , Watanabe Itaru , Nakagawa Hideki , Saito Koichiro

    … <p>Thyroarytenoid muscle paralysis, a form of partial laryngeal paresis, is regarded as a relatively rare condition. … In general, the patient experiences breathy hoarseness due to glottal gap during phonation caused by bowing of the paralyzed vocal fold, even when laryngeal findings show the adductor and abductor movements of the vocal folds are normal. …

    Nihon Kikan Shokudoka Gakkai Kaiho 71(1), 21-26, 2020

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  • Formation of solid solutions in wide miscibility-gap perovskite-type oxide system of Ba<sub>1−</sub><i><sub>x</sub></i>Ca<i><sub>x</sub></i>ZrO<sub>3</sub> over the entire Ca composition range

    AKO Miho , FUJISAWA Jun-ichi , HANAYA Minoru

    … <p>Formation of solid solutions was examined in a wide miscibility gap system of Ba<sub>1−</sub><i><sub>x</sub></i>Ca<i><sub>x</sub></i>ZrO<sub>3</sub> … by preparing film samples having amorphous structures with the help of rf magnetron sputtering and then annealing the amorphous film samples at a moderate temperature condition. …

    Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan 128(2), 80-83, 2020


  • Dimensionality reduction enhances data-driven reliability-based design optimize

    KANNO Yoshihiro

    … <p>A recently proposed data-driven approach to reliability-based design optimization of structures constructs a sufficient condition that the target reliability is guaranteed with the specified confidence level, without relying on any assumptions on statistical information of random variables. … In general, there exists a gap between this sufficient condition and the original confidence-level constraint. …

    Journal of Advanced Mechanical Design, Systems, and Manufacturing 14(1), JAMDSM0008-JAMDSM0008, 2020


  • Process and Decision Factors Regarding Pre-Camp Site Selection at the 2018 Pyeongchang Games -Focusing on Aerial Skiing in Bifuka Town, Hokkaido-  [in Japanese]

    KUBO Yuichiro , MATSUI Yoko

    … We also found the elements were Facilities and equipment, Regional factor, Practice and training condition, Daily-life condition, and Environment in host community. … Compared to usual sport camps, Regional factors such as traveling gap and time differences were considered as unique in selecting the pre-training camp place. …

    Journal of Japan Society of Sports Industry 30(1), 1_55-1_67, 2020


  • Photoelectron spectroscopy for NbS3  [in Japanese]

    増井 壮太 , 常田 琢 , 中村 元彦

    … In addition, it was found from the analysis of valence band's spectrum that NbS3 prepared under this condition is a one-dimensional substance with the Tomonaga-Luttinger liquid properties, and not an insulator. … Regarding the polytype of the sample, NbS3-V is considered to be the closest one because of our preparation method, which involves heating Nb and S at about 710℃ in the presence of a slightly excess amount of sulfur, and the fact that no gap was observed in our mesurements. …

    奈良教育大学紀要. 人文・社会科学 = Bulletin of Nara University of Education. 奈良教育大学 編 68(1・2), 17-22, 2019-11

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  • Experimental and theoretical discussion on step-out characteristics of high temperature superconducting induction/synchronous motor

    Nakamura T. , Sekiguchi D.

    … The step out condition and its behaviour is investigated for different combinations of the input voltage and the drive frequency at 77 K (atmospheric liquid nitrogen). … However, the corresponding step-out current differ each other when air-gap magnetic flux density, which is in proportion to (voltage/frequency), increases. … These results are really important for the consideration of stable rotation condition of the HTS-ISM. …

    Journal of Physics: Conference Series (1293), 2019-10-15


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