Division of Sleep Medicine

Director     Naoko Tachibana, MD, PhD
  

Kansai Electric Power Medical Research Institute

Selected Recent Publications

Writer Publications
Nabatame S, Taniike M, Sakai N, Kato-Nishimura K, Mohri I, Kagitani-Shimono K, Okinaga T, Tachibana N, Ozono K Sleep disordered breathing in childhood-onset acid maltase deficiency. Brain Dev. 31: 234-239, 2009
Kagitani-Shimono K, Kato-Nishimura K, Okinaga T, Mohri I, Tachibana N, Ozono K, Taniike M Long-term observation of absence of REM sleep caused by pontine cavernous hemangioma: Sleep Med. 12:1045-6, 2012
Koyama S, Kobayakawa M, Tachibana N, Masaoka Y, Homma I, Ishii K, Kawamura M Neuropsychological and radiological assessments of two cases with apparent idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder: Eur Neurol. 67, 18-25
Oguri T, Sugiyama H, Hamano T, Tachibana N Treatment for restless legs syndrome secondary to chronic liver disease: a case report. Intern Med. 51:933-4, 2012
Mohri I, Kato-Nishimura K, Kagitani-Shimono K, Kimura-Ohba S, Ozono K, Tachibana N, Taniike M Evaluation of oral iron treatment in pediatric restless legs syndrome (RLS). Sleep Med. 13:429-32, 2012

Members

Director Naoko Tachibana, MD, PhD
Deputy Director
Researcher Keisuke Kido
Researcher Koichiro Taniguchi, MD
Visiting Scholar Makoto Kawai, MD, PhD
Visiting Scholar Mayuko Kadono, MD, PhD
Visiting Scholar Toru Ishii, MD