Dr. Masaki Tatsumura

Tsukuba University Hospital Mito Clinical Education and Training Center, Japan

Assistant Professor



Ph.D., University of Tsukuba

Postgraduate fellowship, University of Tsukuba

Publications (selected)

  1. Tsukagoshi Y, Kamegaya M, Tatsumura M, Tomaru Y, Kamada H, Morita M, Saisu T, Nomura S, Ikezawa Y, Yamazaki M. Characteristics and diagnostic factors associated with fresh lumbar spondylolysis in elementary school-aged children. Eur Spine J. 2020 Jul 31. doi: 10.1007/s00586-020-06553-x. Online ahead of print.
  2. Eto F, Tatsumura M, Iwabuchi S, Ogawa T, Mammoto T, Hirano A. Clinical features of spontaneous spinal epidural hematoma. J Rural Med. 2019 14(2): 206-210.
  3. Prevalence of curable and pseudoarthrosis stages of adolescent lumbar spondylolysis. Tatsumura M, Gamada H, Ishimoto R, Okuwaki S, Eto F, Ogawa T, Mammoto T, Hirano A. J Rural Med. 2018 13(2): 105-109.
  4. Miura K, Koda M, Tatsumura M, Shiina I, Mammoto T, Hirano A, Abe T, Funayama T, Noguchi H, Yamazaki M. Charcot spinal arthropathy presenting as adjacent segment disease after lumbar spinal fusion surgery in Parkinson's disease: A case report. J Clin Neurosci. 2019; 61: 281-284.
  5. Ogawa T, Tanaka T, Asakawa S, Tatsumura M, Mammoto T, Hirano A. Arthroscopic synovectomy for the treatment of stage II to IV trapeziometacarpal joint arthritis. J Rural Med. 2018 13(1): 76-81.
  6. Takaki S, Kaneoka K, Okubo Y, Otsuka S, Tatsumura M, Shiina I, Miyakawa S. Analysis of muscle activity during active pelvic tilting in sagittal plane. Phys Ther Res. 2016; 19(1): 50-57.
  7. Fujii K, Sakane M, Abe T, Nakagawa T, Sakai S, Tatsumura M, Funayama T, Yamazaki M. Tumor Occupation in the Spinal Canal and Clinical Symptoms of Cauda Equina Schwannoma: An Analysis of 22 Cases. Asian Spine J. 2016 10(6): 1079-1084.
  8. Tatsumura M, Sakane M, Ochiai N, Mizuno S. Off-loading of cyclic hydrostatic pressure promotes production of extracellular matrix by chondrocytes. Cells Tissues Organs. 2013; 198(6): 405-13.
  9. Okubo Y, Kaneoka K, Shiina I, Tatsumura M, Miyakawa S. Abdominal muscle activity during a standing long jump. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2013 43(8): 577-82.
  10. Watanabe M, Kaneoka K, Okubo Y, Shiina I, Tatsumura M, Miyakawa S. Trunk muscle activity while lifting objects of unexpected weight. Physiotherapy. 2013 99(1): 78-83.
  11. Okubo Y, Kaneoka K, Imai A, Shiina I, Tatsumura M, Izumi S, Miyakawa S. Electromyographic analysis of transversus abdominis and lumbar multifidus using wire electrodes during lumbar stabilization exercises. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2010 40(11): 743-50.
  12. Imai A, Kaneoka K, Okubo Y, Shiina I, Tatsumura M, Izumi S, Shiraki H. Trunk muscle activity during lumbar stabilization exercises on both a stable and unstable surface. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2010 40(6): 369-75.
  13. Tatsumura M, Mishima H, Shiina I, Hara Y, Nishiura Y, Ishii T, Ochiai N, Ishii W, Sumida T. Femoral nerve palsy caused by a huge iliopectineal synovitis extending to the iliac fossa in a rheumatoid arthritis case. Mod Rheumatol. 2008; 18(1): 81-5.
  14. Okamoto Y, Minami M, Ueda T, Inadome Y, Tatsumura M, Sakane M. Extraskeletal mesenchymal chondrosarcoma of the cervical meninx. Radiat Med. 2007; 25(7): 355-8.