HIROKI KITAGAWA

Last Updated :2022/06/30

Affiliations, Positions
Hiroshima University Hospital(Medical), Assistant Professor
E-mail
hkitagahiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Research Fields

  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Clinical internal medicine;Infectious disease medicine
  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Basic medicine;Bacteriology (including mycology)

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Year, Systemic Disease Control
  2. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Seminar on Global Infectious Diseases
  3. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Year, Systemic Disease Control
  4. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Seminar on Global Infectious Diseases

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. ★, Effect of pulsed xenon ultraviolet disinfection on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus contamination of high-touch surfaces in a Japanese hospital, Am J Infect Control, 48(2), 139-142, 202002
  2. Efficacy of pulsed xenon ultraviolet disinfection of multidrug-resistant bacteria and Clostridioides difficile spores, INFECTION DISEASE & HEALTH, 25(3), 181-185, 202008
  3. Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis Caused by ST8 SCCmecIVl Type Community-associated Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Intern Med, 58(5), 743-747, 201903
  4. Low incidence of Staphylococcus argenteus bacteremia in Hiroshima, Japan, J Infect Chemother, 26(1), 140-143, 202001
  5. Aeromonas dhakensis is not a rare cause of Aeromonas bacteremia in Hiroshima, Japan, J Infect Chemother, 26(2), 316-320, 202002
  6. Successful surgical procedure based on careful preoperative imaging for chronic idiopathic colonic pseudo-obstruction: a case report, SURGICAL CASE REPORTS, 6(1), 20201028
  7. Effectiveness of pulsed xenon ultraviolet disinfection for Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile surface contamination in a Japanese hospital, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, 49(1), 55-58, 202101
  8. ★, Effectiveness of 222-nm ultraviolet light on disinfecting SARS-CoV-2 surface contamination, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, 49(3), 299-301, 202103
  9. Complete Genome Sequence of Aeromonas caviae Strain MS6064, a mcr-3-Carrying Clinical Isolate from Japan, MICROBIOLOGY RESOURCE ANNOUNCEMENTS, 10(9), 202103
  10. Complicated cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by an imported case of Leishmania tropica in Japan: a case report, TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HEALTH, 49(1), 20210306
  11. Effect of intermittent irradiation and fluence-response of 222 nm ultraviolet light on SARS-CoV-2 contamination, PHOTODIAGNOSIS AND PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY, 33, 202103
  12. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus contamination of hospital-use-only mobile phones and efficacy of 222-nm ultraviolet disinfection, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, 49(6), 800-803, 202106
  13. High incidence of postoperative silent venous thromboembolism in ulcerative colitis: a retrospective observational study, BMC SURGERY, 21(1), 20210519
  14. Clinical and microbiological characteristics of Eggerthella lenta bacteremia at a Japanese tertiary hospital, JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND CHEMOTHERAPY, 27(8), 1261-1264, 202108
  15. Pilot study on the decontamination efficacy of an installed 222-nm ultraviolet disinfection device (Care222(TM)), with a motion sensor, in a shared bathroom, PHOTODIAGNOSIS AND PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY, 34, 202106
  16. Ulcerative colitis-associated rectal cancer resected and diagnosed by rectovesical fistula: a case report, CLINICAL JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 14(4), 1163-1168, 202108
  17. Implanted Port Catheter System Infection Caused by Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius ST71-SCCmec type III, INTERNAL MEDICINE, 60(14), 2337-2340, 2021

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Effectiveness of 222nm ultraviolet light on disinfecting SARS-CoV-2 surface contamination, Hiroki Kitagawa, Toshihito Nomura, Hiroki Ohge, IUVA ASIA WORKSHOP 2021, 2021/02/19, Without Invitation, English, International ultraviolet association (IUVA), Online
  2. Changing Epidemiology of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Causing Bacteremia in Hiroshima, Japan during 2008-2017., Kitagawa H, Ohge H, Hisatsune J, Sugai M, Infectious Diseases Week 2019, 2019/10/04, Without Invitation, English, Washington, DC