Hagai Levine

Summary

Affiliation: Hadassah University Hospital
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Exposure to tobacco smoke based on urinary cotinine levels among Israeli smoking and nonsmoking adults: a cross-sectional analysis of the first Israeli human biomonitoring study
    Hagai Levine
    Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah Faculty of Medicine, Kiryat Hadassah, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    BMC Public Health 13:1241. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Country of origin, age at migration and risk of cutaneous melanoma: a migrant cohort study of 1,100,000 Israeli men
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force, Israel
    Int J Cancer 133:486-94. 2013
  3. pmc Dynamics of pneumococcal acquisition and carriage in young adults during training in confined settings in Israel
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israel Defence Force, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    PLoS ONE 7:e46491. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Risk of germ cell testicular cancer according to origin: a migrant cohort study in 1,100,000 Israeli men
    Hagai Levine
    Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Cancer 132:1878-85. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Rubella seroprevalence in the first birth cohort reaching fertility age after 20 years of two dose universal vaccination policy in Israel
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israeli Defense Force, Israel
    Vaccine 30:7260-4. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Seroepidemiology of Epstein-Barr virus and cytomegalovirus among Israeli male young adults
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israeli Defence Force, Israel
    Ann Epidemiol 22:783-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Preventing mumps outbreaks in confined settings: comprehensive ring vaccination as a containment strategy
    Hagai Levine
    Braun Hebrew University Hadassah School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hum Vaccin 7:1389-93. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Challenges and opportunities in the Israeli 2009 pandemic influenza vaccination program
    Hagai Levine
    Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hum Vaccin 7:1077-82. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Sub-optimal prevalence of mumps antibodies in a population based study of young adults in Israel after 20 years of two dose universal vaccination policy
    Hagai Levine
    Army Health Branch, Medical Corps, Israel Defense Forces, Israel
    Vaccine 29:2785-90. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Control of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 5 epidemic of severe pneumonia among young army recruits by mass antibiotic treatment and vaccination
    Ran D Balicer
    Medical Corps, Israeli Defense Forces, Israel
    Vaccine 28:5591-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Exposure to tobacco smoke based on urinary cotinine levels among Israeli smoking and nonsmoking adults: a cross-sectional analysis of the first Israeli human biomonitoring study
    Hagai Levine
    Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah Faculty of Medicine, Kiryat Hadassah, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    BMC Public Health 13:1241. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to examine exposure to tobacco smoke among smoking and nonsmoking Israeli adults and to identify differences in ETS exposure among nonsmokers by socio-demographic factors...
  2. doi request reprint Country of origin, age at migration and risk of cutaneous melanoma: a migrant cohort study of 1,100,000 Israeli men
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force, Israel
    Int J Cancer 133:486-94. 2013
    ..These findings will serve in directing public health and research efforts...
  3. pmc Dynamics of pneumococcal acquisition and carriage in young adults during training in confined settings in Israel
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israel Defence Force, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    PLoS ONE 7:e46491. 2012
    ..Our aim was to characterize pneumococcal acquisition and carriage among healthy young adults in Israel during military training in confined settings...
  4. doi request reprint Risk of germ cell testicular cancer according to origin: a migrant cohort study in 1,100,000 Israeli men
    Hagai Levine
    Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Cancer 132:1878-85. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Rubella seroprevalence in the first birth cohort reaching fertility age after 20 years of two dose universal vaccination policy in Israel
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israeli Defense Force, Israel
    Vaccine 30:7260-4. 2012
    ..A national program of a 2-dose universal childhood MMR vaccination policy has been in effect in Israel since 1988. As the 1988 birth cohort reached fertility age, questions regarding immunity against rubella were raised...
  6. doi request reprint Seroepidemiology of Epstein-Barr virus and cytomegalovirus among Israeli male young adults
    Hagai Levine
    Medical Corps, Israeli Defence Force, Israel
    Ann Epidemiol 22:783-8. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Preventing mumps outbreaks in confined settings: comprehensive ring vaccination as a containment strategy
    Hagai Levine
    Braun Hebrew University Hadassah School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hum Vaccin 7:1389-93. 2011
    ..Our analysis shows that a comprehensive ring vaccination should be considered in any case of mumps in confined settings...
  8. doi request reprint Challenges and opportunities in the Israeli 2009 pandemic influenza vaccination program
    Hagai Levine
    Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hum Vaccin 7:1077-82. 2011
    ..Lessons learned from this analysis could serve to foster cooperation and communication between various agencies in the event of planning rapid mass vaccination programs as well as for more routine public health vaccination campaigns...
  9. doi request reprint Sub-optimal prevalence of mumps antibodies in a population based study of young adults in Israel after 20 years of two dose universal vaccination policy
    Hagai Levine
    Army Health Branch, Medical Corps, Israel Defense Forces, Israel
    Vaccine 29:2785-90. 2011
    ..A recent mumps outbreak in Israel despite an ongoing national program of a 2-dose universal childhood vaccination policy since 1988, raised questions regarding population immunity among young adults...
  10. doi request reprint Control of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 5 epidemic of severe pneumonia among young army recruits by mass antibiotic treatment and vaccination
    Ran D Balicer
    Medical Corps, Israeli Defense Forces, Israel
    Vaccine 28:5591-6. 2010
    ..1%) contacts. Immunization with 23-valent polysaccharide vaccine supplemented with a 2-dose azithromycin mass treatment rapidly terminated the outbreak. Carriage rates dropped to <1%, 24 and 45 days after intervention...
  11. doi request reprint Smoking and other correlates of health care services utilization among mandatory military recruits in Israel
    Hagai Levine
    Army Health Branch, Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force, Israel
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:742-50. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint [Pandemic influenza vaccines: from the lab to ethical policy making]
    Itamar Grotto
    Public Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem
    Harefuah 148:672-6, 735. 2009
    ..Equitable distribution of scarce resources in the world requires attention to ethical dilemmas by a multinational and multidisciplinary team...
  13. pmc Trends in reproductive health in Israel: implications for environmental health policy
    Tamar Berman
    Public Health Services, Israel Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Health Policy Res 1:34. 2012
    ..Despite gaps in evidence and current data, we support a precautionary approach to regulating potential endocrine disrupting chemicals and reducing public exposures, especially in sensitive groups such as children and pregnant women...
  14. doi request reprint Postexposure prophylaxis of tick-borne relapsing fever: lessons learned from recent outbreaks in Israel
    Jacob Moran-Gilad
    1 Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force, Israel
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:791-7. 2013
    ..The probability for TBRF among exposed individuals associated with well-established cases of TBRF warrants that prompt doxycycline administration be considered in all individuals who share risk factors, regardless of tick bite status...