Daniel S Moran

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thermal comfort and the heat stress indices
    Yoram Epstein
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ind Health 44:388-98. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Imaging of lower extremity stress fracture injuries
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Sports Med 38:345-56. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Aging and assessment of physiological strain during exercise-heat stress
    Daniel S Moran
    US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, Massachusetts 01760 5007, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 282:R1063-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Fatal exertional heat stroke: a case series
    Moshe Rav-Acha
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 328:84-7. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Physical and psychological stressors linked with stress fractures in recruit training
    D S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:443-50. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin d and physical performance
    Daniel S Moran
    Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Program, United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Sports Med 43:601-11. 2013
  7. doi request reprint A simplified model to predict stress fracture in young elite combat recruits
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2585-92. 2012
  8. pmc Dietary intake and stress fractures among elite male combat recruits
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 9:6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Prediction model for stress fracture in young female recruits during basic training
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S636-44. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Prediction model for attrition from a combat unit training program
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2963-70. 2011

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Thermal comfort and the heat stress indices
    Yoram Epstein
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ind Health 44:388-98. 2006
    ..The following review summarizes the current knowledge on thermal indices and their correlates to thermal sensation and comfort. With the present knowledge it is suggested to adopt the DI as a universal heat stress index...
  2. ncbi request reprint Imaging of lower extremity stress fracture injuries
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Sports Med 38:345-56. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Aging and assessment of physiological strain during exercise-heat stress
    Daniel S Moran
    US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, Massachusetts 01760 5007, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 282:R1063-9. 2002
    ..PSI evaluation was extended for men and women of different ages (50-70 yr) during acute EHS, heat acclimation, after aerobic training, and inclusive of women undergoing hormone replacement therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fatal exertional heat stroke: a case series
    Moshe Rav-Acha
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 328:84-7. 2004
    ..The consequent elevated body core temperature causes damage to the body's tissues, resulting in a characteristic multiorgan syndrome, which is occasionally fatal...
  5. doi request reprint Physical and psychological stressors linked with stress fractures in recruit training
    D S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:443-50. 2013
    ..Using advanced technology, monitoring ambulation may prevent stress fracture development by limiting subjects exceeding a certain level. Psychological profile may also play a role in predicting stress fracture development...
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin d and physical performance
    Daniel S Moran
    Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Program, United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Sports Med 43:601-11. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint A simplified model to predict stress fracture in young elite combat recruits
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2585-92. 2012
    ..However, further evaluation is required for different combat recruits, ages, and training programs to validate these results...
  8. pmc Dietary intake and stress fractures among elite male combat recruits
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 9:6. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  9. doi request reprint Prediction model for stress fracture in young female recruits during basic training
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S636-44. 2008
    ..To develop a new prediction model for stress fractures (SF) in female recruits during basic training (BT) to identify risk factors and to try to prevent orthopedic injuries...
  10. doi request reprint Prediction model for attrition from a combat unit training program
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Strength Cond Res 25:2963-70. 2011
    ..We therefore concluded that Special Forces recruits with relatively low body fat percentage (%BF), low self-esteem, and who feel unappreciated by their commander are at a higher dropout risk from a rigorous combat training program...
  11. ncbi request reprint The heat tolerance test: an efficient screening tool for evaluating susceptibility to heat
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Sport Rehabil 16:215-21. 2007
    ..Individuals in the population who are not able to sustain heat and whose body temperature will start rising earlier and at a higher rate than that of others, under the same conditions, are defined as "heat intolerant."..
  12. ncbi request reprint Metabolic rate monitoring and energy expenditure prediction using a novel actigraphy method
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Med Sci Monit 10:MT117-20. 2004
    ..A novel actigraphy method, the proportional integral mode, was used for monitoring metabolic rate and energy expenditure during different levels of exercise intensity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessment of heat tolerance for post exertional heat stroke individuals
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Med Sci Monit 10:CR252-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the heat tolerance test, which was performed by individuals with high risk for heat injuries, for exposure duration and climatic conditions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Combined environmental stress and physiological strain indices for physical training guidelines
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 14:17-30. 2003
    ..Concomitantly, PSIHR categorizes the strain between 0 and 5, the higher the value, the higher the strain. We believe that the use of the PSI WRC values will help in decreasing the risk of future heat injuries...
  15. ncbi request reprint Core temperature measurement: methods and current insights
    Daniel S Moran
    Military Physiology Unit, Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Sports Med 32:879-85. 2002
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Hypothermia and local cold injuries in combat and non-combat situations--the Israeli experience
    Daniel S Moran
    Institute of Military Physiology, Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:281-4. 2003
    ..Although regulations have been issued to cope with this situation, every year about 20 cases of hypothermia (T(core) < 35 degrees C) and peripheral cold injuries are reported...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and refinement of the environmental stress index for different climatic conditions
    D S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 14:1-15. 2003
    ..05, R2 > or = 0.899). We conclude that the refined ESI, which is constructed from fast response and commonly used weather sensors (Ta, RH, SR), is a potential index to serve as an alternative to the WBGT for heat category assessment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hydration status measurement by radio frequency absorptiometry in young athletes--a new method and preliminary results
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Physiol Meas 25:51-9. 2004
    ..Further work to establish the reproducibility and validity of the RF methodology in larger and different populations, i.e., females, other age groups and different health conditions, is already being researched...
  19. doi request reprint The association between hematological and inflammatory factors and stress fractures among female military recruits
    Drorit Merkel
    Department of Hematology, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S691-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the correlation between hematological and inflammatory variables and SF occurrence among military recruits during basic training...
  20. doi request reprint Differences in physical fitness of male and female recruits in gender-integrated army basic training
    Ran Yanovich
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S654-9. 2008
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Hand immersion in cold water alleviating physiological strain and increasing tolerance to uncompensable heat stress
    Gennadi A Khomenok
    Institute of Military Physiology, Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 52621, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:303-9. 2008
    ..The method is convenient, simple, and allows longer working periods in hot or contaminated areas with shorter resting periods...
  22. doi request reprint The effect of air permeability characteristics of protective garments on the induced physiological strain under exercise-heat stress
    Yoram Epstein
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ann Occup Hyg 57:866-74. 2013
    ..The present study compared the physiological strain induced by CPCs and evaluates the relative importance of the fabrics' Rct, Ret, and air permeability in determining heat strain...
  23. pmc Bone turnover markers do not predict stress fracture in elite combat recruits
    Ran Yanovich
    Institute of Military Physiology, IDF Medical Corps, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:1365-72. 2013
    ..If this is the case, one would anticipate serum levels of bone turnover markers would be higher in patients with stress fractures than in those without...
  24. ncbi request reprint Motivation, cohesion, satisfaction, and their relation to stress fracture among female military recruits
    Amir Hadid
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:329-35. 2008
    ..Overall, the stress fractures were associated with lower ratings of motivation, self-efficacy, and satisfaction expressed by the FSF sub-group...
  25. ncbi request reprint Heat strain attenuation while wearing NBC clothing: dry-ice vest compared to water spray
    Yuval Heled
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:391-6. 2004
    ..While wearing impermeable nuclear, biological, and chemical (NBC) clothing, reduction of thermal stress is of primary importance. We compared the effect between two cooling methods on the attenuation of heat strain...
  26. doi request reprint Sex differences in parameters of bone strength in new recruits: beyond bone density
    Rachel K Evans
    US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S645-53. 2008
    ..Peripheral quantitative computed tomography (pQCT) is a three-dimensional imaging tool that provides measures of tissue density and geometry parameters of the tibia, a common site of SF...
  27. ncbi request reprint Heat acclimation and performance in hypoxic conditions
    Yuval Heled
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Aviat Space Environ Med 83:649-53. 2012
    ..Heat and hypoxia have been shown to share some adaptive mechanisms. The purpose of this study was to test the possibility that prior heat acclimation may preserve performance under hypoxia...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Fluid and sodium balance during exercise--standpoint]
    Chen Makranz
    The Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 151:107-10, 126. 2012
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Effects of a 4-month recruit training program on markers of bone metabolism
    Rachel K Evans
    Military Performance Division, US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:S660-70. 2008
    ..Stress fracture susceptibility results from accelerated bone remodeling after onset of novel exercise and may be reflected in bone turnover changes. It is unknown if the bone turnover response to exercise is different between sexes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cold injuries among Israeli soldiers operating and training in a semiarid zone: a 10-year review
    Moshe Rav-Acha
    Israel Defense Forces Medical Corps, Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Mil Med 169:702-6. 2004
    ..Hypothermia prevention requires increased awareness of military regulations regarding cold weather behavior, especially the importance of changing wet clothing during static periods of the training program...
  31. doi request reprint IGF-I, IGFBPs, and inflammatory cytokine responses during gender-integrated Israeli Army basic combat training
    Bradley C Nindl
    Military Performance Division, The United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, Massachusetts, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 26:S73-81. 2012
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Anemia, iron deficiency, and stress fractures in female combatants during 16 months
    Ran Yanovich
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Strength Cond Res 25:3412-21. 2011
    ..Further research is needed for evaluating the influence of low iron in kosher meat as a possible explanation for the high prevalence of iron deficiency among young Israeli recruits...
  33. ncbi request reprint Human ACE I/D polymorphism is associated with individual differences in exercise heat tolerance
    Yuval Heled
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 97:72-6. 2004
    ..We suggest that the ACE I+ polymorphism may be considered as a possible candidate marker for increased heat tolerance...
  34. ncbi request reprint Heat stroke : a review of cooling methods
    Eran Hadad
    Sheba Medical Center, Heller Institute of Medical Research, Tel Hashomer, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Sports Med 34:501-11. 2004
    ..In the emergency department, management should be matched to the patient's age and medical background and include immersion in ice water (1-5 degrees C) or evaporative cooling...
  35. ncbi request reprint The "golden hour" for heatstroke treatment
    Yuval Heled
    Institute of Military Physiology, Israel Defense Forces Medical Corps, Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Mil Med 169:184-6. 2004
    ..Four cases of exertional heatstroke are presented which differ in their outcome. We argue that there is a "window time period" within which simple and effective cooling techniques can determine prognosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Heat intolerance: does gene transcription contribute?
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Appl Physiol 100:1370-6. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that transcriptional malfunction and sluggishness of the vasculature to thermal stimuli are predisposing factors in the HI group...
  37. ncbi request reprint Hypothermia following exertional heat stroke treatment
    Chen Makranz
    The Institute of Military Physiology, Israel Defense Forces, Medical Corps, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Appl Physiol 111:2359-62. 2011
    ..We suggest that in order to avoid hypothermia following aggressive cooling, core temperature (T (core)) should be continuously monitored. Upon reaching 38°C, cooling must be discontinued, and the patient should be dried and covered...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Exercise induced hyponatremia]
    Eran Hadad
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Harefuah 143:342-7, 391. 2004
    ..Moreover, water consumption recommendations with regard to physical activity are presented. The application of such recommendations may prevent future events of exercise-induced hyponatremia...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the environmental stress index (ESI) for hot/dry and hot/wet climates
    Daniel S Moran
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Ind Health 44:399-403. 2006
    ....
  40. doi request reprint A real-time heat strain risk classifier using heart rate and skin temperature
    Mark J Buller
    US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Physiol Meas 29:N79-85. 2008
    ..Additionally, the model allows the classification criteria to be adjusted based on the task and acceptable level of risk. We conclude that the model could be a valuable part of a multi-faceted heat strain management system...
  41. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in exertional heat stroke: a medical dilemma
    Eran Hadad
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, 52621 Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Intensive Care Med 30:1474-8. 2004
    ..Liver transplantation has been proposed as a potential treatment in cases of severe liver failure, but there are no unanimous criteria pointing to the right stage in which to conduct the transplantation...
  42. ncbi request reprint Psychostimulants and military operations
    Uri Eliyahu
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Mil Med 172:383-7. 2007
    ..There is growing evidence that modafinil has fewer side effects, in comparison with its predecessor dextroamphetamine, while still maintaining all of the latter's beneficial characteristics...
  43. doi request reprint Physiological employment standards IV: integration of women in combat units physiological and medical considerations
    Yoram Epstein
    Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2673-90. 2013
    ..Once the gender differences are acknowledged and operational doctrines adjusted accordingly, female soldiers in mixed-gender units can meet the physical standards for the assigned missions. ..
  44. pmc Androgen receptor CAG repeat size is associated with stress fracture risk: a pilot study
    Ran Yanovich
    Institute of Military Physiology, Heller Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:2925-31. 2011
    ..As gender steroid hormone levels and activity have been implicated in affecting bone strength, one of the candidate genes likely to be involved is the androgen receptor gene...
  45. ncbi request reprint Metabolic rate prediction by massless actigraphy for outdoor activities
    Shai Berlin
    Institute of Military Physiology, Heller Institute of Medical Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Mil Med 172:882-7. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint American College of Sports Medicine position stand. Exertional heat illness during training and competition
    Lawrence E Armstrong
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:556-72. 2007
    ..Muscle cramping usually responds to rest and replacement of fluid and salt (sodium). Prevention strategies are essential to reducing the incidence of EHS, heat exhaustion, and exercise associated muscle cramping...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cooling heat stroke patients by available field measures
    Eran Hadad
    Intensive Care Med 30:338. 2004
  48. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise enhances hepatic insulin signaling and inhibits phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase activity in diabetes-prone Psammomys obesus
    Yuval Heled
    Heller Institute of Medical Research and Pediatric Division, Sheba Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Metabolism 53:836-41. 2004
    ..We conclude that exercise improves in vivo hepatic insulin sensitivity in diabetes-prone Psammomys-obesus...