Einat Peles

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Melatonin for perceived sleep disturbances associated with benzodiazepine withdrawal among patients in methadone maintenance treatment: a double-blind randomized clinical trial
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Addiction 102:1947-53. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Tricyclic antidepressants abuse, with or without benzodiazepines abuse, in former heroin addicts currently in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT)
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 18:188-93. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of OCD with a history of traumatic events among patients in methadone maintenance treatment
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    CNS Spectr 14:547-54. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Duration of methadone maintenance treatment during pregnancy and pregnancy outcome parameters in women with opiate addiction
    Einat Peles
    Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 1 Henrietta Szold Street, Tel Aviv 64924, Israel
    J Addict Med 6:18-23. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity of patients on methadone maintenance treatment with a history of sexual abuse
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:883-91. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder among former heroin addicts currently in methadone maintenance treatment
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychopathology 45:327-33. 2012
  7. doi request reprint 15-Year survival and retention of patients in a general hospital-affiliated methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) center in Israel
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, 1 Henrietta Szold Street, Tel Aviv 64924, Israel
    Drug Alcohol Depend 107:141-8. 2010
  8. pmc One-year and cumulative retention as predictors of success in methadone maintenance treatment: a comparison of two clinics in the United States and Israel
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for DrugAbuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    J Addict Dis 27:11-25. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Documented poor sleep among methadone-maintained patients is associated with chronic pain and benzodiazepine abuse, but not with methadone dose
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:581-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Pathological gambling and obsessive compulsive disorder among methadone maintenance treatment patients
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Dis 28:199-207. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Melatonin for perceived sleep disturbances associated with benzodiazepine withdrawal among patients in methadone maintenance treatment: a double-blind randomized clinical trial
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Addiction 102:1947-53. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of melatonin in attenuating sleep difficulties during benzodiazepine (BDZ) withdrawal...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tricyclic antidepressants abuse, with or without benzodiazepines abuse, in former heroin addicts currently in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT)
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 18:188-93. 2008
    ..To measure suspected abuse of the tricyclic antidepressant amitriptyline among methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients in Israel, we studied cross-sectionally, all our 303 patients (February, 2007)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of OCD with a history of traumatic events among patients in methadone maintenance treatment
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    CNS Spectr 14:547-54. 2009
    ..We studied the relationship between obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and lifetime history of any traumatic events among methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients...
  4. doi request reprint Duration of methadone maintenance treatment during pregnancy and pregnancy outcome parameters in women with opiate addiction
    Einat Peles
    Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 1 Henrietta Szold Street, Tel Aviv 64924, Israel
    J Addict Med 6:18-23. 2012
    ..We studied the effect of the timing of starting MMT and of MMT related drug abstinence on the outcome of newborns of former and current opiate-addicted pregnant women...
  5. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity of patients on methadone maintenance treatment with a history of sexual abuse
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:883-91. 2012
    ..Those with cPTSD were characterized by more negative life events, higher dissociation scores, and assaults by a family member. We conclude that sexually abused MMT patients should be screened for clinical OCD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder among former heroin addicts currently in methadone maintenance treatment
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychopathology 45:327-33. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint 15-Year survival and retention of patients in a general hospital-affiliated methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) center in Israel
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, 1 Henrietta Szold Street, Tel Aviv 64924, Israel
    Drug Alcohol Depend 107:141-8. 2010
    ..Benzodiazepine abuse reduced both retention and survival, emphasizing the high priority that should be given to stopping it...
  8. pmc One-year and cumulative retention as predictors of success in methadone maintenance treatment: a comparison of two clinics in the United States and Israel
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for DrugAbuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    J Addict Dis 27:11-25. 2008
    ..The two major predictors in the two clinics were successful in both outcomes: 1 year retention and opiate abstinence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Documented poor sleep among methadone-maintained patients is associated with chronic pain and benzodiazepine abuse, but not with methadone dose
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:581-8. 2009
    ..Patients filled Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) and chronic pain questionnaires, and current drug abuse was assessed by urine tests...
  10. doi request reprint Pathological gambling and obsessive compulsive disorder among methadone maintenance treatment patients
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Dis 28:199-207. 2009
    ..9%) in the sample, possibly because the clinic studied is of a higher severity than that accepted to the methadone maintenance treatment clinics in the community...
  11. doi request reprint Pathological gambling in methadone maintenance clinics where gambling is legal versus illegal
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 80:311-6. 2010
    ..Older age on admission to MMT, and male gender characterized PG in different MMT clinics, independent of the legal status of gambling. Low current PG rates for patients in both MMT clinics suggest that legality may not be relevant...
  12. doi request reprint Earning "take-home" privileges and long-term outcome in a methadone maintenance treatment program
    Einat Peles
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Med 5:92-8. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint No change of sleep after 6 and 12 months of methadone maintenance treatment
    Einat Peles
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Med 5:141-7. 2011
    ..To determine whether the methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) affects sleep...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characterization of former heroin addict patients with Hepatitis C virus antibodies in a methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) clinic in israel
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1477-84. 2007
    ..To compare characteristics, retention in treatment and cessation of drug abuse of 249 positive hepatitis C (HCV+) with 188 negative hepatitis C (HCV-) antibody patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Significantly higher methadone dose for methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients with chronic pain
    Einat Peles
    The Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Elias Sourasky Medical Center, 1 Henrietta Szold Street, Tel Aviv 64924, Israel
    Pain 113:340-6. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Variables associated with perceived sleep disorders in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Drug Alcohol Depend 82:103-10. 2006
    ..We concluded that sleep disorders should be evaluated and treated among MMT patients, particularly in those with psychiatric disorders, benzodiazepine abuse, chronic pain and high methadone dose...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting retention in treatment: 10-year experience of a methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) clinic in Israel
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Elias Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, 64239 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Drug Alcohol Depend 82:211-7. 2006
    ..A protocol favoring higher methadone dosage as appropriate is recommended...
  18. ncbi request reprint Corrected-QT intervals as related to methadone dose and serum level in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients: a cross-sectional study
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatmentand Research, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Addiction 102:289-300. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Depression in methadone maintenance treatment patients: rate and risk factors
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Affect Disord 99:213-20. 2007
    ..Depression is widely prevalent among former heroin addicts in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT). The risk factors for depression among MMT patients that have not been well characterized, was studied...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender differences and pregnant women in a methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) clinic
    Einat Peles
    Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Elias Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Dis 25:39-45. 2006
    ..1 +/- 7.9, ANOVA F = 12.1, p = 0.001). We concluded that compared to males, females started MMT younger and had a higher proportion of cocaine abuse even though females' outcome were similar to males'...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sense of coherence as a stable predictor for methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) outcome
    Yali Abramsohn
    Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, 1 Henrietta Szold St, Tel Aviv 64924, Israel
    J Psychoactive Drugs 41:249-53. 2009
    ..2-3.9) as compared with 60 patients with SOC scores of 130 or less (2.9 years, 95% CI 2.5-3.3). SOC is a stable parameter that can serve as a predictor for success in MMT, both as retention in treatment and drug abstinence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Low risk for hepatitis C seroconversion in methadone maintenance treatment
    Einat Peles
    Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Med 5:214-20. 2011
    ..To study the risk factors for seroconversion to hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection since admission to methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) and to characterize the seronegative admitted group...
  23. ncbi request reprint Association between improvement in depression, reduced benzodiazepine (BDZ) abuse, and increased psychotropic medication use in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients
    Shaul Schreiber
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 1 Henrietta Szold St, Tel Aviv 64924, Israel
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:79-85. 2008
    ..0005). Predictors for being depressed at follow-up were pre-existing depression only. Stopping BDZ abuse and starting psychotropic treatment was associated with a reduction of depressive symptoms among MMT patients...
  24. doi request reprint The differential effect of methadone dose and of chronic pain on pain perception of former heroin addicts receiving methadone maintenance treatment
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Pain 12:41-50. 2011
    ..Factors such as chronic pain and MMT dose should be taken into account in future studies on pain perception in this population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Correlation between high methadone doses and methadone serum levels in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients
    Miriam Adelson
    Tel Aviv Elias Sourasky Medical Center, 6, Weizman St, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Dis 26:15-26. 2007
    ..To evaluate the relation between high methadone doses and methadone serum levels in MMT patients...
  26. doi request reprint Prospective study of QTc changes among former opiate addicts since admission to methadone maintenance treatment: benzodiazepine risk
    Einat Peles
    From the Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinics for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research EP, MA, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinics for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research SL, MA, Las Vegas, NV Laboratory of the Biology of Addictive Diseases MJK, MA, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY
    J Addict Med 7:428-34. 2013
    ..To prospectively evaluate QTc changes among methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients...
  27. doi request reprint Opiate-dependent patients on a waiting list for methadone maintenance treatment are at high risk for mortality until treatment entry
    Einat Peles
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Med 7:177-82. 2013
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  28. ncbi request reprint Long waiting period to enter methadone maintenance treatment: relation to patient characteristics and outcome
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel einatp tasmc health gov il
    Eur Addict Res 18:149-52. 2012
    ..The waiting list patient group was characterized by older age and self-referral - two known independent predictors of better retention that were attributed to their superior retention rate...
  29. ncbi request reprint High methadone dose significantly reduces cocaine use in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Elias Sourasky Medical Center, 1 Henrietta Szold St, Tel Aviv, 64924, Israel
    J Addict Dis 25:43-50. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether effective methadone treatment affects cocaine use...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-lasting sleep patterns of adult patients with minor traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and non-mTBI subjects
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Sleep Med 9:481-7. 2008
    ..Sleep disturbance is a common subjective complaint of minor traumatic brain-injured (mTBI) patients, but little is known about the characteristics of sleep disturbance in adults years after the injury...
  31. ncbi request reprint Response of QT interval in methadone maintenance treated patients to the rapid changes in heart rate provoked by brisk standing: comparison to healthy controls and patients with long QT syndrome
    Orit Kliuk Ben Bassat
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Electrocardiol 46:519-23. 2013
    ..We tested patients on methadone therapy with the "stand-up" test, which has been shown to unravel pathologic QT-prolongation in congenital long-QT patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity differences between women with history of childhood sexual abuse who are methadone-maintained former opiate addicts and non-addicts
    Einat Peles
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 219:191-7. 2014
    ..Future study about OCD and dissociation before entry to MMT are needed. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Methadone maintenance treatment experience in Macao--prospective follow-up for initial 4.5 years
    Miriam Adelson
    Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Psychoactive Drugs 45:313-21. 2013
    ..This study describes an effective model of MMT that supports the expansion of addiction treatment in other countries...
  34. ncbi request reprint Primary intervention for memory structuring and meaning acquisition (PIMSMA): study of a mental health first-aid intervention in the ED with injured survivors of suicide bombing attacks
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    Am J Disaster Med 2:307-20. 2007
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  35. ncbi request reprint Are 2 weeks of "take-home" privileges beneficial for patients' long-term outcome in a methadone maintenance treatment program?
    Miriam Adelson
    The first 2 authors M A and S S contributed equally From the Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse, Treatment and Research MA, SS, As, EP, and Department of Psychiatry SS, EP, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Addict Med 8:170-5. 2014
    ..Patients who ever achieved 6-THD were characterized to predict achievement of 13-THD...
  36. ncbi request reprint Treatment outcome unaffected by initiation of full weekend closure of methadone maintenance treatment clinic
    Einat Peles
    a Dr Miriam and Sheldon G Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Addict Dis 33:77-82. 2014
    ..Expanding closure of the clinic for a 2-day weekend had no adverse effect on treatment parameters, suggesting that a methadone maintenance clinic may keep the same hours as other hospital's outpatient clinics. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Angiogenic factors in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients with astrocytic brain tumors
    Einat Peles
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neurosurgery 55:562-7; discussion 567-8. 2004
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  38. ncbi request reprint Management and outcome of non-traumatic cerebellar haemorrhage
    Zvi R Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cerebrovasc Dis 14:207-13. 2002
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  39. pmc ABCB1 (MDR1) genetic variants are associated with methadone doses required for effective treatment of heroin dependence
    Orna Levran
    Laboratory of the Biology of Addictive Diseases, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 17:2219-27. 2008
    ..026). These data suggest that specific ABCB1 variants may have clinical relevance by influencing the methadone dose required to prevent withdrawal symptoms and relapse in this population...