D Miron

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dual pulmonary infection with Candida dubliniensis and Aspergillus fumigatus in a child with chronic granulomatous disease
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    J Infect 50:72-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Pseudomonas stutzeri knee arthritis in a child: case report and review
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Rappaport School of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop B 16:419-21. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint ["Concentrated KCL-free" hospital: stopping the use of potassium chloride concentrated ampoules in clinical departments and units--steps in implementing a new policy for increasing safety of drug therapy]
    Dan Miron
    The Quality Improvement Unit, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Harefuah 146:650-2, 736. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute human parvovirus B-19 infection in hospitalized children: A serologic and molecular survey
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:898-901. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Pleuropneumonia as the sole manifestation of Epstein-Barr virus--associated infectious mononucleosis
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:733-4. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint [The diagnosis and therapy of first community acquired urinary tract infection in children]
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Pediatric Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Harefuah 148:778-82, 792, 791. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Sole pathogen in acute bronchiolitis: is there a role for other organisms apart from respiratory syncytial virus?
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatric A, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula 18101, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:e7-e10. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Age-related immunoglobulin G seroprevalence of human parvovirus B-19 in Israeli children
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:277-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Congenital toxoplasmosis in Israel: to screen or not to screen
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:119-22. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint [Salmonella prosthetic knee septic arthritis successful retention of the prosthesis with prolonged suppressive therapy]
    Dan Miron
    Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Sieff Hospital, Safed, Israel
    Harefuah 145:261-3, 319. 2006

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Dual pulmonary infection with Candida dubliniensis and Aspergillus fumigatus in a child with chronic granulomatous disease
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    J Infect 50:72-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Pseudomonas stutzeri knee arthritis in a child: case report and review
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Rappaport School of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop B 16:419-21. 2007
    ..In both cases, the suggested mechanism of the infection was local rather than bacterium invasion...
  3. ncbi request reprint ["Concentrated KCL-free" hospital: stopping the use of potassium chloride concentrated ampoules in clinical departments and units--steps in implementing a new policy for increasing safety of drug therapy]
    Dan Miron
    The Quality Improvement Unit, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Harefuah 146:650-2, 736. 2007
    ..The aim of the project was to achieve this goal in all clinical departments and units except general, pediatric, and neonatal intensive care units...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute human parvovirus B-19 infection in hospitalized children: A serologic and molecular survey
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:898-901. 2006
    ..The extent and clinical manifestations of acute human parvovirus B19 (B19) infection were assessed in previously healthy hospitalized children admitted with clinical syndromes potentially associated the virus...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pleuropneumonia as the sole manifestation of Epstein-Barr virus--associated infectious mononucleosis
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:733-4. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint [The diagnosis and therapy of first community acquired urinary tract infection in children]
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Pediatric Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Harefuah 148:778-82, 792, 791. 2009
    ..Cephlexin is recommended for cystitis...
  7. doi request reprint Sole pathogen in acute bronchiolitis: is there a role for other organisms apart from respiratory syncytial virus?
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatric A, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula 18101, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:e7-e10. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of sole- and mixed-organisms infections in hospitalized children with AB, using combined antigen-based and polymerase chain reaction assays (PCR)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Age-related immunoglobulin G seroprevalence of human parvovirus B-19 in Israeli children
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:277-9. 2010
    ..Human parvovirus B19 is a global and common infectious pathogen in humans, particularly in children...
  9. ncbi request reprint Congenital toxoplasmosis in Israel: to screen or not to screen
    Dan Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:119-22. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint [Salmonella prosthetic knee septic arthritis successful retention of the prosthesis with prolonged suppressive therapy]
    Dan Miron
    Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Sieff Hospital, Safed, Israel
    Harefuah 145:261-3, 319. 2006
    ..Maintenance of the prosthesis was achieved by surgical drainage and debridement of the joint followed by 3 weeks of intravenous ceftriaxone and 3 months of oral ciprofloxacin therapy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Encysted peritoneal hydatidosis in a child -- the effectiveness of pre-operative therapy with a combination of praziquantel and albendazole
    D Miron
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 99:577-82. 2005
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  12. pmc Is omitting post urinary-tract-infection renal ultrasound safe after normal antenatal ultrasound? An observational study
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 92:502-4. 2007
    ..Guidelines recommend obtaining a renal ultrasonogram (RUS) for young children after a first urinary tract infection (UTI)...
  13. pmc Urinary tract infection: is there a need for routine renal ultrasonography?
    G Zamir
    Pediatric Department A, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 89:466-8. 2004
    ..To assess the yield of routine renal ultrasound (RUS) in the management of young children hospitalised with first uncomplicated febrile urinary tract infection (UTI)...
  14. pmc Quick identification of febrile neonates with low risk for serious bacterial infection: an observational study
    R Marom
    Rappaport School of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F15-8. 2007
    ..To examine the possible usefulness of simple and quick criteria for identifying febrile neonates with low risk for serious bacterial infection (SBI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Community acquired urinary tract infection among hospitalized children in northern Israel: pathogens, susceptibility patterns and urinary tract anomalies]
    W Sakran
    Pediatric Department B, Haemek Medical Center, Afula
    Harefuah 142:249-52, 320, 319. 2003
    ..Empiric antibacterial therapy is recommended before results of the urine culture are available in order to shorten the duration of the disease and prevent renal complications...
  16. ncbi request reprint Listeria monocytogenes cross-contamination in a nursery [corrected]
    R Colodner
    Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Am J Infect Control 31:322-4. 2003
    ..This fact strongly suggests that the second baby was infected during admittance to the nursery as a result of a hospital cross-contamination...
  17. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic pericarditis: a rare complication of idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome in a child
    R Spiegel
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Cardiol 25:690-2. 2004
    ..The child recovered after pericardial drainage and prolonged systemic steroid therapy. Eosinophilic pericarditis is a rare but potentially dangerous complication of IHES...
  18. ncbi request reprint Age-related seroprevalence of Cryptosporidium in northern Israel
    D Miron
    Department of Pediatrics A, Central Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 2:343-5. 2000
    ..Two recent studies found that the prevalence of cryptosporidiosis among children in Israel was 3.4-7.4%...
  19. ncbi request reprint Infections following nail puncture wound of the foot: case reports and review of the literature
    D Miron
    Infectious Disease Unit, Central Emek Hospital, Afula, Israel
    Isr J Med Sci 29:194-7. 1993
    ..No further complication occurred. The clinician should be aware that any complication of nail puncture wound of the foot may require surgery...
  20. doi request reprint Pylephlebitis due to perforated appendicitis in a teenager
    Carina Levin
    Pediatric Hematology Unit, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula 18101, Israel
    Eur J Pediatr 168:633-5. 2009
    ..Our aim is to improve physicians' awareness of this complication and emphasize the importance of early diagnosis and appropriate therapy in children in order to reduce serious complications and long-term sequels...
  21. ncbi request reprint Once daily dosing of gentamicin in infants and children
    D Miron
    Pediatric Department, Ha'Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 20:1169-73. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: These studies suggest that ODD compared with SDD of gentamicin is theoretically more efficacious and has no higher toxicity at 48 to 96 h in neonates and at 3 to 10 days of therapy in older infants and children...
  22. ncbi request reprint The variable clinical phenotype of liver glycogen synthase deficiency
    R Spiegel
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:1339-42. 2007
    ..Genetic analysis of the GYS2 gene confirmed the diagnosis. GSD0 is more common than previously assumed. Recognition of the variable phenotype spectrum of GSD0 and routine analysis of GYS2 are essential for the correct diagnosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint [The epidemiology and clinical features of Legionella pneumonia (LP) in patients older than 60 years old who were hospitalized with pneumonia in northern Israel]
    G Ben-Dror
    Internal Department of Medicine B, Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion, Haifa
    Harefuah 141:680-2, 763. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to define the incidence, epidemiological and clinical features of LP in this age group in Northern Israel...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Salmonella virchow sacroiliitis and bacteremia in a child]
    J Genizi
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Harefuah 141:685-8, 763. 2002
    ..Salmonella sacroiliitis in children is rare, and only seven cases have been reported in the English literature in the last 40 years. We reviewed the literature dealing with pathophysiology diagnosis therapy and outcome of this infection...
  25. doi request reprint What is the clinical relevance of respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis?: findings from a multi-center, prospective study
    E Bamberger
    Pediatrics Department, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Golomb St 47, Haifa, 31048, Israel
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:3323-30. 2012
    ....
  26. pmc West Nile virus meningoencephalitis complicated by motor aphasia in Hodgkin's lymphoma
    R Spiegel
    Pediatric Department A, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 86:441-2. 2002
    ..A gradual improvement was noted within two weeks of therapy initiation, and with intensive supportive care he recovered completely after four months...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Tolerability of once-daily-dosing of intravenous gentamicin in preterm neonates born at 32-37 weeks of gestation]
    D Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula
    Harefuah 142:413-5, 487. 2003
    ..Gentamicin is an important factor in the empiric therapy of premature babies with suspected invasive bacterial infection. The aims of the study were to assess the tolerability of short course of gentamicin in preterm neonates...
  28. ncbi request reprint Plasmodium and Borrelia co-infection
    Dan Miron
    Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Sieff Hospital, Safed
    J Travel Med 11:115-6. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Vaccine effectiveness and severity of varicella among previously vaccinated children during outbreaks in day-care centers with low vaccination coverage
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:233-6. 2005
    ..A recent report suggested an effectiveness rate of 44% during a DCC outbreak despite a high vaccination rate...
  30. ncbi request reprint Acute mastoiditis in children: Pseudomonas aeruginosa as a leading pathogen
    Yonatan Butbul-Aviel
    Pediatric Department B, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula 18101, Israel
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:277-81. 2003
    ..The goal of this study is to assess the clinical features, pathogens, management, and outcome of acute mastoiditis in children in northern Israel...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Childhood injuries in northern Israel--prevalance and risk factors]
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula
    Harefuah 142:579-82, 648. 2003
    ..Preventing these accidents by educating parents has proved to be the most successful way of reducing such accidents and protecting children...
  32. ncbi request reprint Acute neonatal suppurative parotitis: case reports and review
    Ronen Spiegel
    Pediatric Departments A Ha Emek medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:76-8. 2004
    ..Thirty-eight percent were premature babies, only 41% were febrile and the causative agent in most cases was S. aureus. Recovery was achieved in 78% of the patients with antibiotic therapy without drainage...
  33. ncbi request reprint Azithromycin as an alternative to nalidixic acid in the therapy of childhood shigellosis
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:367-8. 2004
    ..4% of 14 children as compared with no clinical and microbiologic failure in 25 children who were treated with oral azithromycin (P < 0.01 and 0.012, respectively). Thus azithromycin could be a suitable alternative to nalidixic acid...
  34. ncbi request reprint Incidence and clinical manifestations of breast milk-acquired Cytomegalovirus infection in low birth weight infants
    Dan Miron
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Consultation Service, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Rappaport School of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Perinatol 25:299-303. 2005
    ..To determine the incidence and clinical manifestations of human breast milk (HMB)-associated acquired cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection in small premature infants...
  35. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki disease in very young infants: high prevalence of atypical presentation and coronary arteritis
    Jacob Genizi
    Pediatric Department A, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 42:263-7. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Primary Streptococcus pneumoniae appendicitis in a child: case report and review
    Dan Miron
    Infectious Disease Division, Sieff Government Hospital, Safed, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:282-4. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki disease in an infant following immunisation with hepatitis B vaccine
    Dan Miron
    Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Technion Medical School, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Rheumatol 22:461-3. 2003
    ..We here describe a 35-day-old infant who developed Kawasaki disease 1 day after receiving his second dose of hepatitis B vaccine. Although extremely rare, this possible side effect should be noted and further investigated...
  38. doi request reprint Severe meningoencephalitis due to late reactivation of Varicella-Zoster virus in an immunocompetent child
    Ronen Spiegel
    Pediatric Department A, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    J Child Neurol 25:87-90. 2010
    ..Characteristic lesions on MRI and the presence of Varicella-Zoster virus DNA in cerebrospinal fluid are key findings for the correct diagnosis...
  39. doi request reprint Preoperative topical moxifloxacin 0.5% and povidone-iodine 5.0% versus povidone-iodine 5.0% alone to reduce bacterial colonization in the conjunctival sac
    Orly Halachmi-Eyal
    Department of Ophthalmology, Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:2109-14. 2009
    ..To assess the effectiveness of adding topical moxifloxacin 0.5% to topical povidone-iodine 5.0% for preoperative reduction of bacterial recovery from the conjunctiva...
  40. ncbi request reprint [The burden and outcomes of acute bronchiolitis among young children hospitalized in Israel]
    Imad Kassis
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Meyer Children Hospital, Haifa, Israel
    Harefuah 148:748-51, 795, 794. 2009
    ..Acute bronchiolitis (AB) is a significant indication for hospitalization during the winter period. Underlying conditions increase risk for severe manifestations...
  41. pmc Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli serotype O126:H27, Israel
    Gila Shazberg
    Bikur Cholim Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:1170-3. 2003
    ..We also evaluated the clinical manifestations of infection in 17 hospitalized children by our most common EAEC serotype, O126:H27...
  42. ncbi request reprint Congenital cytomegalovirus infection in Israel: screening in different subpopulations
    Yechiel Schlesinger
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:237-40. 2005
    ..We recently proved the utility of newborn urine polymerase chain reaction as a screening tool for congenital CMV...
  43. ncbi request reprint Safety and immunogenicity of Shigella sonnei-CRM9 and Shigella flexneri type 2a-rEPAsucc conjugate vaccines in one- to four-year-old children
    Justen H Passwell
    Samuel Jared Kushnick Immunology Laboratory, Safra Childrens Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel 52621
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:701-6. 2003
    ..We have now investigated the safety and immunogenicity of investigational Shigella sonnei and Shigella flexneri 2a conjugate vaccines in 1- to 4-year-old children, the age group at greatest risk for shigellosis...