Eli Magen

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi Status of platelet-lymphocyte aggregation in circulating blood of patients with type 1 diabetes with and without diabetic nephropathy
    Yuri Vitkovsky
    Department of Physiology, Chita Medical Academy, Chita, Russia
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:691-4. 2008
  2. ncbi Resistant arterial hypertension and hyperlipidemia: atorvastatin, not vitamin C, for blood pressure control
    Eli Magen
    WHO Collaborative Center for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:742-6. 2004
  3. ncbi Can worms defend our hearts? Chronic helminthic infections may attenuate the development of cardiovascular diseases
    Eli Magen
    Ruth Ben An Institute of Clinical Immunology and AIDS Center, Kaplan Medical Center, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Rehovot, Israel
    Med Hypotheses 64:904-9. 2005
  4. ncbi Treatment of allergic rhinitis can improve blood pressure control
    E Magen
    Internal Medicine B Department, WHO Collaborative Center for Prevention of CVD, Barzilai Medical Center Campus, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 20:888-93. 2006
  5. doi Eradication of Helicobacter pylori can facilitate immune reconstitution in HIV-1-infected immunological non-responders
    Eli Magen
    Clinical Immunology, Allergy and AIDS Center, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e322-7. 2010
  6. doi Potential link between C3a, C3b and endothelial progenitor cells in resistant hypertension
    Eli Magen
    Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 339:415-9. 2010
  7. ncbi Increased mean platelet volume and C-reactive protein levels in patients with chronic urticaria with a positive autologous serum skin test
    Eli Magen
    Department of Medicine B, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 339:504-8. 2010
  8. doi Resistant arterial hypertension is associated with higher blood levels of complement C3 and C-reactive protein
    Eli Magen
    Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Barzilai Hospital, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:677-83. 2008
  9. doi Antihistamines do not inhibit the wheal induced by the intradermal injection of autologous serum in resistant chronic idiopathic urticaria
    Eli Magen
    Leumit Health Services, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Allergy Asthma Proc 33:531-7. 2012
  10. doi Pulmonary function correlates with arterial stiffness in asthmatic patients
    Zeev Weiler
    Pulmonary Unit, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel Affiliated to the faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel
    Respir Med 104:197-203. 2010

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Publications23

  1. ncbi Status of platelet-lymphocyte aggregation in circulating blood of patients with type 1 diabetes with and without diabetic nephropathy
    Yuri Vitkovsky
    Department of Physiology, Chita Medical Academy, Chita, Russia
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:691-4. 2008
    ..Platelets can modulate the role of lymphocytes in the development of micro- and macrovascular complications in type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  2. ncbi Resistant arterial hypertension and hyperlipidemia: atorvastatin, not vitamin C, for blood pressure control
    Eli Magen
    WHO Collaborative Center for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:742-6. 2004
    ..This definition has evolved with the development of new therapies and evidence-based data supporting treatment to lower BP goals...
  3. ncbi Can worms defend our hearts? Chronic helminthic infections may attenuate the development of cardiovascular diseases
    Eli Magen
    Ruth Ben An Institute of Clinical Immunology and AIDS Center, Kaplan Medical Center, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Rehovot, Israel
    Med Hypotheses 64:904-9. 2005
    ..If the hypothesis that helminthic infections impact atherosclerosis is correct, it should be taken into consideration in atherosclerosis immunomodulation therapy and especially in the design of vaccines and vaccine trials...
  4. ncbi Treatment of allergic rhinitis can improve blood pressure control
    E Magen
    Internal Medicine B Department, WHO Collaborative Center for Prevention of CVD, Barzilai Medical Center Campus, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 20:888-93. 2006
    ..In patients with coincidence of AH and AR, medications meant to improve AR attenuate low-grade systemic inflammation and can lower SBP, but not DBP...
  5. doi Eradication of Helicobacter pylori can facilitate immune reconstitution in HIV-1-infected immunological non-responders
    Eli Magen
    Clinical Immunology, Allergy and AIDS Center, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e322-7. 2010
    ..The aims of the present study were to determine whether eradication of Helicobacter pylori could facilitate a better immune reconstitution in these patients...
  6. doi Potential link between C3a, C3b and endothelial progenitor cells in resistant hypertension
    Eli Magen
    Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 339:415-9. 2010
    ..Thus, we hypothesized that RAH would be associated with complement C3 activation and reduced number of circulating EPCs...
  7. ncbi Increased mean platelet volume and C-reactive protein levels in patients with chronic urticaria with a positive autologous serum skin test
    Eli Magen
    Department of Medicine B, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 339:504-8. 2010
    ..Autologous serum skin test (ASST) causes wheal-and-flare reactions in 30% to 50% of CU cases...
  8. doi Resistant arterial hypertension is associated with higher blood levels of complement C3 and C-reactive protein
    Eli Magen
    Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Barzilai Hospital, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:677-83. 2008
    ..Significant positive correlations between systolic blood pressure and C3 (r = 0.6481; P < .001) and hs-CRP (r = 0.3968; P = .02) were observed in the RAH group. RAH is associated with higher blood levels of C3 and CRP...
  9. doi Antihistamines do not inhibit the wheal induced by the intradermal injection of autologous serum in resistant chronic idiopathic urticaria
    Eli Magen
    Leumit Health Services, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Allergy Asthma Proc 33:531-7. 2012
    ..79 ± 1.74 mm; p = 0.008) was observed but remained larger than in the CIU (2.31 ± 1.12; p = 0.006) and control groups (2.52 ± 1.36; p = 0.037). AHs do not inhibit the wheal induced by the intradermal injection of AS in R-CIU...
  10. doi Pulmonary function correlates with arterial stiffness in asthmatic patients
    Zeev Weiler
    Pulmonary Unit, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel Affiliated to the faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel
    Respir Med 104:197-203. 2010
    ..At the population level, asthma has been associated with chronic systemic inflammation as well as adverse cardiovascular outcomes...
  11. doi Impact of contact sensitization in chronic spontaneous urticaria
    Eli Magen
    Leumit Health Services, Department of Medicine B, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Unit, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 341:202-6. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the frequency of sensitization to patch test allergens in severe CIU and assess a role of the allergen avoidance in CIU remission...
  12. doi Circulating endothelial progenitor cells, Th1/Th2/Th17-related cytokines, and endothelial dysfunction in resistant hypertension
    Eli Magen
    Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 339:117-22. 2010
    ..A possible link between chronic vascular inflammation and arterial hypertension is now an object of intensive studies...
  13. doi Chronic urticaria can be triggered by eradication of Helicobacter pylori
    Eli Magen
    Leumit Health Services, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Unit, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Helicobacter 18:83-7. 2013
    ..Participation of Helicobacter pylori (HP) in the pathogenesis of chronic spontaneous urticaria (CU) is subject to dispute, although its eradication proved to be effective for some patients...
  14. doi The effect of L-thyroxine treatment on chronic idiopathic urticaria and autoimmune thyroiditis
    Eli Magen
    Leumit Health Services, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Int J Dermatol 51:94-7. 2012
    ..L-Thyroxine treatment has no effect on the course of CIU in patients with CIU and AT...
  15. ncbi Eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection equally improves chronic urticaria with positive and negative autologous serum skin test
    Eli Magen
    Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Helicobacter 12:567-71. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to examine effects of Helicobacter pylori eradication on chronic idiopathic urticaria (CU) with and without positive aulogous serum skin test (ASST)...
  16. ncbi BiPAP ventilation as assistance for patients presenting with respiratory distress in the department of emergency medicine
    Chaim Yosefy
    Barzilai Medical Center, Campus of Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Respir Med 2:343-7. 2003
    ..It may prevent endotracheal intubation and, likewise, may favorably influence the course of the patient's hospitalization, depending on the primary disease or ventilatory disturbance...
  17. doi Lymphocyte-platelet crosstalk in Graves' disease
    Boris I Kuznik
    Physiology Department BIK, YAV, OVG, AVS, Chita Medical Academy, Chita, Russia and Clinical Immunology and Allergy Unit, Medicine B Department EM, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 347:206-10. 2014
    ..The present study was performed to clarify the status of platelet-lymphocyte subpopulations aggregation in circulating blood in patients with Graves' disease (GD)...
  18. doi Clinical and laboratory features of chronic idiopathic urticaria in the elderly
    Eli Magen
    Leumit Health Services, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel Allergy and Clinical Immunology Unit, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Int J Dermatol 52:1387-91. 2013
    ..There are few data regarding epidemiology and clinical features of urticarial diseases in the elderly population...
  19. ncbi Safety and efficacy of allergen immunotherapy in the treatment of allergic rhinitis and asthma in real life
    Yuri Zeldin
    Allergy Service, Clalit Health Services, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:869-72. 2008
    ..Subcutaneous allergen immunotherapy is effective in treating allergic airway disease. Disadvantages include immediate local and systemic adverse reactions and poor compliance...
  20. ncbi Cardiovascular disease prevention and treatment in patients with human immunodeficiency virus
    Eli Magen
    Clinical Immunology, Allergy and Neve Or AIDS Center, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:252-6. 2005
    ..In this review we summarize the current knowledge of CVD prevention and treatment in HIV patients...
  21. doi Chronic Opisthorchis felineus infection attenuates atherosclerosis--an autopsy study
    Eli Magen
    Allergy and Clinical Immunology Unit, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Int J Parasitol 43:819-24. 2013
    ..19 (1.35-7.58), P=0.008 for subjects aged >40 years old. Opisthorchis felineus chronic helminthic infectionswas found to be associated with lower serum total cholesterol levels and a significant attenuation of atherosclerosis...
  22. ncbi Sensitizations to allergens of TRUE test in 864 consecutive eczema patients in Israel
    Eli Magen
    Medicine B Department, Barzilai Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Ashkelon, Israel
    Contact Dermatitis 55:370-1. 2006
    ..Our results are in general agreement with previously published reports, excluding the low sensitivity rates to cobalt, which maybe is missed by TRUE test...
  23. ncbi CTLA-4 upregulation during HIV infection: association with anergy and possible target for therapeutic intervention
    Qibin Leng
    Ruth Ben Ari Institute of Clinical Immunology and AIDS Center, Kaplan Medical Center, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    AIDS 16:519-29. 2002
    ..To study the role of cytotoxic T-lymphocyte-associated antigen 4 (CTLA-4) during HIV infection...