Jacob Dreiher

Summary

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nonattendance in obstetrics and gynecology patients
    Jacob Dreiher
    Clalit Health Services, Southern District, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 66:40-3. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Risk of Herpes zoster in patients with psoriasis treated with biologic drugs
    J Dreiher
    Siaal Research Center, Division of Health in the Community, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:1127-32. 2012
  3. pmc The association between continuity of care in the community and health outcomes: a population-based study
    Jacob Dreiher
    Chief Physician s Office, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv 62098, Israel
    Isr J Health Policy Res 1:21. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Lichen planus and dyslipidaemia: a case-control study
    J Dreiher
    Hospitals Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Br J Dermatol 161:626-9. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint [National and international sources for clinical quality indicators]
    Jacob Dreiher
    Chief Physician s Office, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 150:141-7, 205. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Psoriasis and osteoporosis: a sex-specific association?
    Jacob Dreiher
    Hospital Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Invest Dermatol 129:1643-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Psoriasis and dyslipidaemia: a population-based study
    Jacob Dreiher
    Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:561-5. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Psoriasis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a case-control study
    J Dreiher
    Hospital Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Br J Dermatol 159:956-60. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with non-attendance at pediatric allergy clinics
    Jacob Dreiher
    Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653 Beer Sheva, 84150 Israel
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:559-63. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Lipid levels among African and Middle-Eastern Bedouin populations
    Jacob Dreiher
    Clalit Health Services, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Med Sci Monit 14:CR339-344. 2008

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Nonattendance in obstetrics and gynecology patients
    Jacob Dreiher
    Clalit Health Services, Southern District, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 66:40-3. 2008
    ..Nonattendance for obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) appointments disrupts medical care and leads to misuse of valuable resources. We investigated factors associated with nonattendance in an outpatient OB/GYN clinic...
  2. doi request reprint Risk of Herpes zoster in patients with psoriasis treated with biologic drugs
    J Dreiher
    Siaal Research Center, Division of Health in the Community, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:1127-32. 2012
    ..Little is known about the risk of herpes zoster (HZ), among patients with psoriasis treated with biologic drugs...
  3. pmc The association between continuity of care in the community and health outcomes: a population-based study
    Jacob Dreiher
    Chief Physician s Office, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv 62098, Israel
    Isr J Health Policy Res 1:21. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Lichen planus and dyslipidaemia: a case-control study
    J Dreiher
    Hospitals Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Br J Dermatol 161:626-9. 2009
    ..Previous reports have demonstrated an association between psoriasis and dyslipidaemia...
  5. ncbi request reprint [National and international sources for clinical quality indicators]
    Jacob Dreiher
    Chief Physician s Office, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 150:141-7, 205. 2011
    ..The review indicates the worldwide achievements in promoting quality in health, and shows that clinical quality indicators are a major component in clinical quality improvement in many countries...
  6. doi request reprint Psoriasis and osteoporosis: a sex-specific association?
    Jacob Dreiher
    Hospital Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Invest Dermatol 129:1643-9. 2009
    ..09, 95% CI: 0.98-1.21, P=0.100). Psoriasis was found to be associated with osteoporosis among males, but not among females...
  7. doi request reprint Psoriasis and dyslipidaemia: a population-based study
    Jacob Dreiher
    Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:561-5. 2008
    ..This study supports previous reports of an association between psoriasis and lipid abnormalities...
  8. doi request reprint Psoriasis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a case-control study
    J Dreiher
    Hospital Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Br J Dermatol 159:956-60. 2008
    ..Previous reports have demonstrated an association between psoriasis and the metabolic syndrome. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has also been associated with the metabolic syndrome...
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with non-attendance at pediatric allergy clinics
    Jacob Dreiher
    Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653 Beer Sheva, 84150 Israel
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:559-63. 2008
    ..We conclude that in children attending allergy clinics, factors that determine non-attendance include the ethnic origin of the patients and the season of the year...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lipid levels among African and Middle-Eastern Bedouin populations
    Jacob Dreiher
    Clalit Health Services, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Med Sci Monit 14:CR339-344. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize lipid levels in Bedouins of African vs. Middle-Eastern ethnicity...
  11. doi request reprint Psoriasis and hypertension: a case-control study
    Arnon D Cohen
    Clalit Health Services, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Acta Derm Venereol 90:23-6. 2010
    ..29-1.46). The results of this study support the previously noted association between psoriasis and hypertension. We suggest that patients with psoriasis should be routinely screened for the presence of hypertension...
  12. ncbi request reprint [The quality indigators program in Clalit Health Services: the first decade]
    Arnon D Cohen
    Chief Physician s Office Clalit Health Services Headquarters, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 149:204-9, 265. 2010
    ..The day-to-day work and the major effort invested in Clalit's enrollees are reflected in the continuing improvement in clinical quality...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Factors associated with frequent attendance in a Bedouin primary care setting]
    Justin Groode
    Medical School for International Health, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheba, Israel
    Harefuah 147:966-70, 1030. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate factors associated with frequent attendance, as well as types of health care utilization, in a Bedouin primary care setting...
  14. doi request reprint Ethnicity and sepsis characteristics and outcomes. Population based study
    Galia Karp
    Clinical Research Center, Soroka University Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 24:34-9. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that these two ethnic groups have different patterns of sepsis-related intensive care admissions...
  15. ncbi request reprint [The effect of the introduction of pneumococcal vaccination for adults as a quality measure on vaccination rates in Clalit Health Services]
    Arnon D Cohen
    Chief Physician s Office, Clalit Health Services Headquarters, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 150:578-82, 617. 2011
    ..The Israel Ministry of Health recommends 23-valent polysaccharide anti-pneumococcaL vaccination for patients with immune suppression or chronic diseases and citizens above the age of 65 years...
  16. doi request reprint Twelve-year follow-up of a population-based primary care diabetes program in Israel
    Margalit Goldfracht
    Community Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:674-81. 2011
    ..To describe the effects of a long-term intervention including 72% of Israeli diabetes patients, aimed at improving diabetes care in a primary care setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in the Bedouin population: management and compliance
    Oren Tamir
    Siaal Research Center for Family Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Family Medicine, Division of Community Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:652-5. 2007
    ..Until three decades ago coronary heart disease and stroke were considered rare in the Israeli Bedouin population. Today, this population shows increasing high prevalence compared to the Jewish population...
  18. doi request reprint Estimation of mortality savings due to a national program for diabetes care
    Jacob Dreiher
    Clalit Health Services, Israel Division of Health in the Community, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 20:307-12. 2009
    ..In recent years, efforts at improving diabetes care in Israel have been made. This study aims to estimate mortality savings related to a national program for diabetes care in Israel...
  19. pmc Nonattendance in pediatric pulmonary clinics: an ambulatory survey
    Aviv D Goldbart
    Department of Pediatrics, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    BMC Pulm Med 9:12. 2009
    ..We therefore investigated the factors associated with nonattendance this field in order to devise a corrective strategy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Physicians' knowledge and attitudes regarding periconceptional folic acid supplementation: a survey in Southern Israel
    Talab Abu-Hammad
    Clalit Health Services, Southern District, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Med Sci Monit 14:CR262-267. 2008
    ..Primary care providers are an important source of information to promote folic acid intake. This study aimed at evaluating primary care physicians' knowledge and attitudes regarding folic acid supplementation for childbearing women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Utilization of emergency department services by the Bedouin population in southern Israel
    Arnon Dov Cohen
    Clalit Health Services, Southern District, Israel
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:330-5. 2007
    ..Utilization of ED services is still increased as compared to the non-Bedouin population. Interventions to control excessive use of ED services in the Bedouin population are currently underway...
  22. doi request reprint Psoriasis associated with hepatitis C but not with hepatitis B
    Arnon D Cohen
    Clalit Health Services, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Dermatology 220:218-22. 2010
    ..To investigate the association between psoriasis and viral hepatitis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Health services utilization under Qassam rocket attacks
    Lital Goldberg
    Siaal Research Center, Division of Community Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:414-8. 2013
    ..The Qassam rocket attacks on southern Israel during the years 2000-2007 created a unique situation of life undera continuous threat. The effect of this unique situation on health services utilization has not been previously examined...
  24. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotics and diabetes: an age-related association
    Ariel Hammerman
    Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Ann Pharmacother 42:1316-22. 2008
    ..Previous studies have reported an association between anti-psychotic medications and diabetes...
  25. doi request reprint Pemphigus and osteoporosis: a case-control study
    Yonit Wohl
    Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Dermatol 146:1126-31. 2010
    ..To investigate the association between pemphigus and osteoporosis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of mass media on public behavior and physicians: an ecological study of the H1N1 influenza pandemic
    Shlomi Codish
    Division of Internal Medicine, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35:709-16. 2014
    ..The mass media plays an important role in public health behavior...
  27. doi request reprint Nocturic episodes in patients with benign prostatic enlargement may suggest the presence of obstructive sleep apnea
    Howard Tandeter
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:146-51. 2011
    ..Nocturia is a common symptom of benign prostatic enlargement (BPE) that is generally attributed to a urologic pathology. This study assessed whether nocturia severity in BPE patients may be related to an underlying sleep disorder...
  28. pmc Quality of life at the Dead Sea region: the lower the better? An observational study
    Avital Avriel
    Pulmonary Unit, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion Avenue, Beer Sheva, 84101, Israel
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:38. 2011
    ..The Dead Sea region, the lowest in the world at 410 meters below sea level, is considered a potent climatotherapy center for the treatment of different chronic diseases...
  29. doi request reprint Temporal trends in patient characteristics and survival of intensive care admissions with sepsis: a multicenter analysis*
    Jacob Dreiher
    Hospital Division, Clalit Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Crit Care Med 40:855-60. 2012
    ..To estimate in-hospital, 1-yr, and long-term mortality and to assess time trends in incidence and outcomes of sepsis admissions in the intensive care unit...