Rachel Dankner

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of elevated basal insulin on cancer incidence and mortality in cancer incident patients: the Israel GOH 29-year follow-up study
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Diabetes Care 35:1538-43. 2012
  2. doi The effect of administrative cessation of the use of ipratropium bromide in the treatment of acute asthma attacks in the emergency department
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Asthma 48:1063-8. 2011
  3. pmc The effect of an educational intervention on coronary artery bypass graft surgery patients' participation rate in cardiac rehabilitation programs: a controlled health care trial
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:60. 2011
  4. doi The metabolic deterioration that antedates diabetes: personal trajectories of HbA(1c) and fasting glucose as early indicators and possible triggers for intervention
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 29:1-7. 2013
  5. pmc Diabetes, glucose control, glucose lowering medications, and cancer risk: a 10-year population-based historical cohort
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    BMC Cancer 12:364. 2012
  6. ncbi Civilian doctors in military clinics--outsourcing for better medicine
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Mil Med 172:75-8. 2007
  7. ncbi Predicting the 20-year diabetes incidence rate
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 23:551-8. 2007
  8. doi Undetected type 2 diabetes in older adults
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Age Ageing 38:56-62. 2009
  9. ncbi [Health-related quality of life of Israeli heart patients according to the MacNew heart disease specific instrument]
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Harefuah 150:760-4, 816. 2011
  10. pmc Physical activity is inversely associated with total homocysteine levels, independent of C677T MTHFR genotype and plasma B vitamins
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Age (Dordr) 29:219-27. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Effect of elevated basal insulin on cancer incidence and mortality in cancer incident patients: the Israel GOH 29-year follow-up study
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Diabetes Care 35:1538-43. 2012
    ..Recent evidence has suggested that some treatments for diabetes are associated with an increased cancer risk. Less is known about the association between endogenous insulin in the prediabetes state and cancer risk...
  2. doi The effect of administrative cessation of the use of ipratropium bromide in the treatment of acute asthma attacks in the emergency department
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Asthma 48:1063-8. 2011
    ..The anticholinergic agent ipratropium bromide has demonstrated effectiveness in the treatment of severe asthma exacerbations...
  3. pmc The effect of an educational intervention on coronary artery bypass graft surgery patients' participation rate in cardiac rehabilitation programs: a controlled health care trial
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:60. 2011
    ..This report describes a comprehensive and low cost educational intervention designed to increase the attendance at cardiac rehabilitation programs of patients who have undergone coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  4. doi The metabolic deterioration that antedates diabetes: personal trajectories of HbA(1c) and fasting glucose as early indicators and possible triggers for intervention
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 29:1-7. 2013
    ..We predict that analysis of personal trajectories of glucose and of HbA(1c) will promote earlier intervention and a greater reduction in disease complications than current standards, which are based on population-based norms...
  5. pmc Diabetes, glucose control, glucose lowering medications, and cancer risk: a 10-year population-based historical cohort
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    BMC Cancer 12:364. 2012
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  6. ncbi Civilian doctors in military clinics--outsourcing for better medicine
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Mil Med 172:75-8. 2007
    ..To determine whether outsourcing of medical consulting services could improve the quality of medical treatment in military primary care clinics...
  7. ncbi Predicting the 20-year diabetes incidence rate
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 23:551-8. 2007
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the efficacy of various glucose-related clinical measurements in predicting the 20-year risk of developing type 2 diabetes (T2DM) in an elderly population...
  8. doi Undetected type 2 diabetes in older adults
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Age Ageing 38:56-62. 2009
    ..early detection and prompt treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) may reduce the complications and burden associated with the disease...
  9. ncbi [Health-related quality of life of Israeli heart patients according to the MacNew heart disease specific instrument]
    Rachel Dankner
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Harefuah 150:760-4, 816. 2011
    ..The disease-specific instrument, MacNew heart disease HRQL questionnaire (MacNew), is designed specifically to evaluate HRQL among heart patients...
  10. pmc Physical activity is inversely associated with total homocysteine levels, independent of C677T MTHFR genotype and plasma B vitamins
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Age (Dordr) 29:219-27. 2007
    ..This study emphasizes the importance of maintaining a physically active lifestyle in the elderly...
  11. doi Treatment of stable atrial fibrillation in the emergency department: a population-based comparison of electrical direct-current versus pharmacological cardioversion or conservative management
    Rachel Dankner
    Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Cardiology 112:270-8. 2009
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  12. ncbi Comparison of health care services for career soldiers throughout the world
    Racheli Magnezi
    Medical Service and Supply Center, Medical Corps, Israel Defense Forces, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Mil Med 170:995-8. 2005
    ..In most countries, career soldiers receive better health care services than civilians, especially in countries with military rule or under military threat...
  13. ncbi Lifestyle and ethnicity play a role in all-cause mortality
    Flora Lubin
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Nutr 133:1180-5. 2003
    ..53 (95% CI: 0.29-0.97)]. Smoking, increased systolic BP, older age and male sex increased mortality risk. We conclude that in our study, although ethnic origin and lifestyle habits are interrelated, each affects mortality independently...