Anatolie Lichtenstein

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feeding of nursing home residents is not associated with improved body composition parameters
    S Kimyagarov
    The Gilad Geriatric Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:162-5. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation is not associated with rehabilitation outcomes of elderly hip fracture patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation The Orthogeriatric Hip Fracture Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:688-94. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased 1-year mortality rates among elderly hip fracture patients with atrial fibrillation
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:233-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Skeletal muscle mass abnormalities are associated with survival rates of institutionalized elderly nursing home residents
    S Kimyagarov
    The Gilad Geriatric Center, Ramat Gan, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    J Nutr Health Aging 16:432-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Aortic stenosis in elderly hip fractured patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and the Orthogeriatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52561, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 46:401-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Mini-Suffering State Examination: suffering and survival of end-of-life cancer patients in a hospice setting
    Abraham Adunsky
    Geriatric Division, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:493-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Discharge hemoglobin and functional outcome of elderly hip fractured patients undergoing rehabilitation
    A Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Rehabilitation and the Orthogeriatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 44:417-22. 2008
  8. doi request reprint MK-0677 (ibutamoren mesylate) for the treatment of patients recovering from hip fracture: a multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled phase IIb study
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52627 Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:183-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Improved survival of hip fracture patients treated within a comprehensive geriatric hip fracture unit, compared with standard of care treatment
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:439-44. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Five-year experience with the 'Sheba' model of comprehensive orthogeriatric care for elderly hip fracture patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and the Orthogeriatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Hashomer, Israel
    Disabil Rehabil 27:1123-7. 2005

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube feeding of nursing home residents is not associated with improved body composition parameters
    S Kimyagarov
    The Gilad Geriatric Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:162-5. 2013
    ..To study differences in nutritional status and body composition, by feeding modality, among disabled nursing home residents...
  2. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation is not associated with rehabilitation outcomes of elderly hip fracture patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation The Orthogeriatric Hip Fracture Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:688-94. 2012
    ..To study possible differences in rehabilitation outcomes of patients with hip fracture, with and without atrial fibrillation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased 1-year mortality rates among elderly hip fracture patients with atrial fibrillation
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:233-8. 2012
    ..We studied crude and adjusted survival rates in elderly hip fracture patients with and without atrial fibrillation (AF) to assess possible risk of death associated with AF...
  4. ncbi request reprint Skeletal muscle mass abnormalities are associated with survival rates of institutionalized elderly nursing home residents
    S Kimyagarov
    The Gilad Geriatric Center, Ramat Gan, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    J Nutr Health Aging 16:432-6. 2012
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  5. ncbi request reprint Aortic stenosis in elderly hip fractured patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and the Orthogeriatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52561, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 46:401-8. 2008
    ..It remains to be determined whether a more careful medical and surgical management of such patients will result in less eventful hospital course...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mini-Suffering State Examination: suffering and survival of end-of-life cancer patients in a hospice setting
    Abraham Adunsky
    Geriatric Division, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:493-8. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Discharge hemoglobin and functional outcome of elderly hip fractured patients undergoing rehabilitation
    A Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Rehabilitation and the Orthogeriatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 44:417-22. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to explore possible relationship of discharge hemoglobin levels and functional outcome of elderly hip fracture patients, undergoing in-hospital rehabilitation...
  8. doi request reprint MK-0677 (ibutamoren mesylate) for the treatment of patients recovering from hip fracture: a multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled phase IIb study
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52627 Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:183-9. 2011
    ..In hip fracture patients treated with 25mg/day MK-0677, the increase in plasma IGF-1 levels was not paralleled by improvement in most functional performance measures. MK-0677 has an unfavorable safety profile in this patient population...
  9. doi request reprint Improved survival of hip fracture patients treated within a comprehensive geriatric hip fracture unit, compared with standard of care treatment
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:439-44. 2011
    ..To compare survival rates of hip fracture patients treated within a comprehensive geriatric hip fracture unit (CGHFU) with those undergoing a standard of care treatment (SOCT) in general orthopedic wards...
  10. ncbi request reprint Five-year experience with the 'Sheba' model of comprehensive orthogeriatric care for elderly hip fracture patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and the Orthogeriatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Hashomer, Israel
    Disabil Rehabil 27:1123-7. 2005
    ..The aim of the study is to describe the results of its operation during a five-year period...
  11. ncbi request reprint Decubitus direct current treatment (DDCT) of pressure ulcers: results of a randomized double-blinded placebo controlled study
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 41:261-9. 2005
    ..03, compared with TG). The results suggest that DDCT treatment for pressure ulcers grade 3 degree, in addition to the conservative wound care, may be useful in accelerating the healing process during the first period of care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusion requirements in elderly hip fracture patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Orthopedic Geriatric Medicine, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 36:75-81. 2003
    ..Cross-matching may be reserved only for patients presenting with hemoglobin < 12 g% and pertrochanteric fractures. This practice seems safe and should help in reducing the extent of unnecessary blood ordering...
  13. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study of lipids and ApoC levels in Alzheimer's patients with and without cardiovascular disease
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M757-61. 2002
    ..The present study investigated possible differences in levels of these lipids in AD patients, with or without cardiovascular diseases or risk factors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Plasma homocysteine levels and cognitive status in long-term stay geriatric patients: a cross-sectional study
    Abraham Adunsky
    Division of Medicine for the Elderly, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 40:129-38. 2005
    ..A better understanding of the mechanisms underlying such interrelations may have research and interventional implications...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of rehabilitation outcomes of elderly hip fracture patients: the advantage of a comprehensive orthogeriatric approach
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, The Orthogeriatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:542-7. 2003
    ..The aims of this study were to compare the functional outcomes associated with an innovative comprehensive single-step (geriatric-based) and classic double-step (orthopedic-based) treatment of such patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Plasma lipid levels in Alzheimer's disease patients treated by Donepezil hydrochloride: a cross-sectional study
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 38:61-8. 2004
    ..Alternatively, this may indicate that the effect of the medication may involve lipid metabolism, rather than other proposed mechanisms...
  17. ncbi request reprint The unfavorable nature of preoperative delirium in elderly hip fractured patients
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Orthopedic Geriatric Medicine, Sheba Medical Center, 52621 Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 36:67-74. 2003
    ..It is concluded that preoperative delirium should be viewed as a separate entity with unfavorable nature and adverse outcome. Careful preventive measures and better treating strategies should be employed to avoid this clinical condition...
  18. ncbi request reprint 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Patent ductus arteriosus, indomethacin and necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight infants: a population-based study
    Shaul Dollberg
    Department of Neonatology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 40:184-8. 2005
    ..The authors sought to evaluate the interrelationship between patent ductus arteriosus, treatment with indomethacin and the risk of necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight infants...
  20. doi request reprint An assessment of the validity of reporting by proxy to women's health questionnaire: a pilot study
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 138:80-2. 2008
    ..The quality of proxy reports provided by husbands regarding women's health, when the index case (the wife) cannot be interviewed, is controversial...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pathogen-specific early mortality in very low birth weight infants with late-onset sepsis: a national survey
    Imad R Makhoul
    Department of Neonatology, Meyer Children s Hospital Rambam Medical Center and Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, 31096, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 40:218-24. 2005
    ..We examined the association of sepsis due to specific pathogens with the risk for early mortality after the onset of LOS, adjusted for perinatal and neonatal risk factors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Candidal versus bacterial late-onset sepsis in very low birthweight infants in Israel: a national survey
    Imad R Makhoul
    Department of Neonatology, Meyer Children s Hospital Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Hosp Infect 65:237-43. 2007
    ..In addition, BPD only [odds ratio (OR) 1.84; 95% confidence intervals (CI) 1.03-3.23] and BPD with postnatal steroid therapy (OR 2.66; 95% CI 1.59-4.46) were independently associated with an increased risk for candidal sepsis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological, clinical, and microbiological characteristics of late-onset sepsis among very low birth weight infants in Israel: a national survey
    Imad R Makhoul
    Department of Neonatology, Rambam Medical Center and Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatrics 109:34-9. 2002
    ..Variables with P </=.1 were then tested by a multiple logistic regression for assessing the net effect of each variable on the risk for LOS...