Anthony D Heymann

Summary

Affiliation: Maccabi Healthcare Services
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Systematic Inventive Thinking: a new tool for the analysis of complex problems in medical management
    Anthony D Heymann
    Department of Community Medicine, Maccabi Healthcare Servives, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:67-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The perceived performance, barriers and solutions for the good preventive care of elderly people in Israel
    Anthony D Heymann
    Department of Community Medicine, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Qual Prim Care 18:173-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint A changed pattern of insulin use following the introduction of basal analog insulin treatment in primary care
    A D Heymann
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Prim Care Diabetes 7:57-61. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Exposed
    Anthony Heymann
    The Department of Family Medicine, The University of Tel Aviv, Israel
    Patient Educ Couns 88:350-1. 2012
  5. doi request reprint School closure may be effective in reducing transmission of respiratory viruses in the community
    A D Heymann
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Epidemiol Infect 137:1369-76. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with hypertensive patients' compliance with recommended lifestyle behaviors
    Anthony D Heymann
    Department of Community Medicine, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 13:553-7. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Pemphigus variant associated with penicillin use: a case-cohort study of 363 patients from Israel
    Anthony D Heymann
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Arch Dermatol 143:704-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences between soldiers, with and without emotional distress, in number of primary care medical visits and type of presenting complaints
    Anthony D Heymann
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:90-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Description of a diabetes disease register extracted from a central database]
    Anthony D Heymann
    Maccabi Health Services Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 146:15-7, 79. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The implementation of managed care for diabetes using medical informatics in a large Preferred Provider Organization
    Anthony D Heymann
    Maccabi Health Services, 27 HaMered St, Tel Aviv, Israel Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 71:290-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Systematic Inventive Thinking: a new tool for the analysis of complex problems in medical management
    Anthony D Heymann
    Department of Community Medicine, Maccabi Healthcare Servives, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:67-9. 2004
    ..2 per 1,000 to 58.1 per 1,000, P < 0.0001), but not for other categories of visits. The SIT methodology is a useful technique for problem-solving and idea generation within the medical framework...
  2. ncbi request reprint The perceived performance, barriers and solutions for the good preventive care of elderly people in Israel
    Anthony D Heymann
    Department of Community Medicine, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Qual Prim Care 18:173-9. 2010
    ..Many elderly people, who experience functional and cognitive deterioration, visit their family physician or general practitioner (GP) who is well placed to administer preventive care; however, this provision is often suboptimal...
  3. doi request reprint A changed pattern of insulin use following the introduction of basal analog insulin treatment in primary care
    A D Heymann
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Prim Care Diabetes 7:57-61. 2013
    ..We analyzed the impact of the removal of administrative restrictions on basal analog insulin prescribing by primary care physicians in the year 2008 in a large HMO...
  4. doi request reprint Exposed
    Anthony Heymann
    The Department of Family Medicine, The University of Tel Aviv, Israel
    Patient Educ Couns 88:350-1. 2012
    ..This description of palliative care in General Practice allows the reader to understand how easy it is for the physician to lose his way...
  5. doi request reprint School closure may be effective in reducing transmission of respiratory viruses in the community
    A D Heymann
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Epidemiol Infect 137:1369-76. 2009
    ..045, respectively) and was statistically significant for both adult groups in 1999 and for adults with no school-aged children in 2001. School closure should be considered part of the containment strategy in an influenza pandemic...
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with hypertensive patients' compliance with recommended lifestyle behaviors
    Anthony D Heymann
    Department of Community Medicine, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 13:553-7. 2011
    ..A crucial element in controlling blood pressure is non-pharmaceutical treatment. However, only a few studies specifically address the question of hypertensive patients' compliance with physicians' recommendations for a healthy lifestyle...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pemphigus variant associated with penicillin use: a case-cohort study of 363 patients from Israel
    Anthony D Heymann
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Arch Dermatol 143:704-7. 2007
    ..To determine whether medication use is associated with the development of a pemphigus variant...
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences between soldiers, with and without emotional distress, in number of primary care medical visits and type of presenting complaints
    Anthony D Heymann
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:90-3. 2007
    ..Somatic symptoms are often the only presentation of emotional distress during the primary care visit and may be the key to early identification and treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Description of a diabetes disease register extracted from a central database]
    Anthony D Heymann
    Maccabi Health Services Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 146:15-7, 79. 2007
    ..To describe the development of inclusion criteria for identifying diabetic patients using administrative, laboratory and pharmacy data on a large central electronic database...
  10. ncbi request reprint The implementation of managed care for diabetes using medical informatics in a large Preferred Provider Organization
    Anthony D Heymann
    Maccabi Health Services, 27 HaMered St, Tel Aviv, Israel Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 71:290-8. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Reduced hospitalizations and death associated with influenza vaccination among patients with and without diabetes
    Anthony D Heymann
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, 27 HaMered St, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diabetes Care 27:2581-4. 2004
    ..To assess whether the influenza vaccination of community-dwelling, diabetic, elderly individuals is associated with reduced rates of hospitalization and death...
  12. doi request reprint Long-term persistence with statin treatment in a not-for-profit health maintenance organization: a population-based retrospective cohort study in Israel
    Gabriel Chodick
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Ther 30:2167-79. 2008
    ..In general, such reports have been limited by short follow-up periods and modest study populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint In a population-based cohort of diabetes patients, men and women had similar risks for all-cause mortality
    Varda Shalev
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:86-93. 2007
    ..To compare death rates of diabetic men and women relative to the general population and to identify sex-specific risk factors for all-cause mortality...
  14. doi request reprint Diabetes and risk of incident cancer: a large population-based cohort study in Israel
    Gabriel Chodick
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, 27 Ha Mered Street, Tel Aviv, 68125, Israel
    Cancer Causes Control 21:879-87. 2010
    ..DM was related with a 47% reduction in the risk of prostate cancer. These findings suggest that the nature of the association between DM and cancer depends on sex and specific cancer site...
  15. doi request reprint Persistence with statins and incident cataract: a population-based historical cohort study
    Gabriel Chodick
    Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Ann Epidemiol 20:136-42. 2010
    ..In recent years, there is a growing body of evidence suggesting that statins may have anti-inflammatory effects; consequently, it was hypothesized that statins may have a preventive effect against cataract...
  16. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of diabetes in a large Israeli HMO
    Gabriel Chodick
    Maccabi Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:1143-6. 2003
    ..The rise in the prevalence and mortality of diabetes patients has important implication for Israeli health authorities and should be seriously regarded...
  17. doi request reprint The use of an automated patient registry to manage and monitor cardiovascular conditions and related outcomes in a large health organization
    Varda Shalev
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 152:345-9. 2011
    ..The registry is aimed to be used by health professionals to identify cardiovascular disease patients and to follow the courses of their illnesses and risk factors...
  18. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes and risk of incident primary cancer: a large historical cohort study in Israel
    Tal Sella
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, 27 Ha Mered Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1513-20. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to examine the risk of incident overall and site-specific malignancies associated with prior GDM in a historical cohort of women in a large health maintenance organization in Israel...
  19. ncbi request reprint Late influenza vaccination is associated with reduced effectiveness
    Gabriel Chodick
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, Ha Mered 27, Tel Aviv 68125, Israel
    Prev Med 43:71-6. 2006
    ..The study aims were to compare post-immunization hospitalization and mortality rates among high-risk patients who were vaccinated against influenza in different periods of autumn...
  20. ncbi request reprint The shifting epidemiology of hepatitis A following routine childhood immunization program in Israel
    Gabriel Chodick
    Medical Informatics Department, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Prev Med 45:386-91. 2007
    ..The study objectives were to assess the uptake of hepatitis A vaccine following the new policy and to examine the incidence of hepatitis A and the number of prevented cases...
  21. pmc Persistence with statins and onset of rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study
    Gabriel Chodick
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    PLoS Med 7:e1000336. 2010
    ..The aim of this retrospective cohort study was to explore whether persistent use of statins is associated with onset of RA...
  22. doi request reprint Format change of a laboratory test order form affects physician behavior
    Varda Shalev
    Medical Division, Maccabi Healthcare Services, 27 HaMered Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Med Inform 78:639-44. 2009
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  23. doi request reprint Continuation of statin treatment and all-cause mortality: a population-based cohort study
    Varda Shalev
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, 27 Ha mered St, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 169:260-8. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the effect of statin therapy in subjects with no indication of cardiovascular disease (primary prevention) and patients with known CHD (secondary prevention)...
  24. ncbi request reprint The direct medical cost of diabetes in Israel
    Gabriel Chodick
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Health Econ 6:166-71. 2005
    ..The study data suggest a rise in the cost of diabetes which has implications for prevention and treatment policies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Can a nationwide media campaign affect antibiotic use?
    Beatriz Hemo
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Manag Care 15:529-34. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a nationwide media campaign to reduce antibiotic overuse among children...
  26. pmc Countrywide computer alerts to community physicians improve potassium testing in patients receiving diuretics
    Isaac Hoch
    Department of Community Health, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:541-6. 2003
    ..The success of this reminder system encourages expansion to include more drug-laboratory interactions. Furthermore, direct alerts to patients at multiple organization/patient contact points are planned...