Ramit Ravona-Springer

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The ApoE4 genotype modifies the relationship of long-term glycemic control with cognitive functioning in elderly with type 2 diabetes
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:1303-8. 2014
  2. pmc Haptoglobin 1-1 genotype is associated with poorer cognitive functioning in the elderly with type 2 diabetes
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Corresponding author Ramit Ravona Springer
    Diabetes Care 36:3139-45. 2013
  3. pmc Body weight variability in midlife and risk for dementia in old age
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Psychiatry Department at Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Neurology 80:1677-83. 2013
  4. pmc Changes in glycemic control are associated with changes in cognition in non-diabetic elderly
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:299-309. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of cardiovascular risk factors in Alzheimer's disease
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    CNS Spectr 8:824-33. 2003
  6. pmc The association of diabetes and dementia and possible implications for nondiabetic populations
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, 52621, Israel
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:1609-17. 2011
  7. pmc Diabetes is associated with increased rate of cognitive decline in questionably demented elderly
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:68-74. 2010
  8. pmc Younger age at crisis following parental death in male children and adolescents is associated with higher risk for dementia at old age
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:68-73. 2012
  9. pmc The association of age with rate of cognitive decline in elderly individuals residing in supporting care facilities
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Psychiatric Division, Sheba Medical Center, Israel
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 25:312-6. 2011
  10. pmc Trajectories in glycemic control over time are associated with cognitive performance in elderly subjects with type 2 diabetes
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    PLoS ONE 9:e97384. 2014

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint The ApoE4 genotype modifies the relationship of long-term glycemic control with cognitive functioning in elderly with type 2 diabetes
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:1303-8. 2014
    ..To assess whether the APOE4 genotype affects the relationship of long-term glycemic control with cognitive function in elderly with type 2 diabetes (T2D)...
  2. pmc Haptoglobin 1-1 genotype is associated with poorer cognitive functioning in the elderly with type 2 diabetes
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Corresponding author Ramit Ravona Springer
    Diabetes Care 36:3139-45. 2013
    ..This study investigated whether Hp genotype is associated with cognitive function in cognitively normal elderly diabetic subjects...
  3. pmc Body weight variability in midlife and risk for dementia in old age
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Psychiatry Department at Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Neurology 80:1677-83. 2013
    ..To analyze the relationship between body weight variability and dementia more than 3 decades later...
  4. pmc Changes in glycemic control are associated with changes in cognition in non-diabetic elderly
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:299-309. 2012
    ..Such results may have broad clinical applicability since manipulation of glucose control, even in non-diabetics, may affect cognitive performance, perhaps enabling preventive measures against dementia...
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of cardiovascular risk factors in Alzheimer's disease
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    CNS Spectr 8:824-33. 2003
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  6. pmc The association of diabetes and dementia and possible implications for nondiabetic populations
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, 52621, Israel
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:1609-17. 2011
    ..The aim of the current article is to discuss current understanding of the relationships of diabetes and some of its characteristics with dementia, and suggest future questions to be answered...
  7. pmc Diabetes is associated with increased rate of cognitive decline in questionably demented elderly
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:68-74. 2010
    ..This study examines whether the association of diabetes with the rate of cognitive decline varies according to dementia severity...
  8. pmc Younger age at crisis following parental death in male children and adolescents is associated with higher risk for dementia at old age
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:68-73. 2012
    ..To examine the association of midlife report of crisis following parental death (CFPD) during childhood and adolescence, with dementia at old age...
  9. pmc The association of age with rate of cognitive decline in elderly individuals residing in supporting care facilities
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Psychiatric Division, Sheba Medical Center, Israel
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 25:312-6. 2011
    ..This study examines the effect of age on rate of cognitive decline in different stages of dementia, of nursing home and assisted-living residents...
  10. pmc Trajectories in glycemic control over time are associated with cognitive performance in elderly subjects with type 2 diabetes
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    PLoS ONE 9:e97384. 2014
    ..To study the relationships of long-term trajectories of glycemic control with cognitive performance in cognitively normal elderly with type 2 diabetes (T2D)...
  11. pmc Repetitive thinking as a psychological cognitive style in midlife is associated with lower risk for dementia three decades later
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:513-20. 2009
    ..To examine the association of a reported tendency toward repetitive thinking (RT) in midlife when confronting difficulties in family and work settings with dementia many years later...
  12. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with current status at work and lack of motivation to improve it during midlife is associated with increased risk for dementia in subjects who survived thirty-seven years later
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Alzheimers Dis 36:769-80. 2013
    ..Among tenured working men, lack of MIS together with satisfaction with current status was associated with higher risk for dementia among survivors several decades later. This association was partially attenuated by socioeconomic status. ..
  13. pmc Exposure to the Holocaust and World War II concentration camps during late adolescence and adulthood is not associated with increased risk for dementia at old age
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Alzheimers Dis 23:709-16. 2011
    ..Individuals who survived concentration camps and then lived into old age may carry survival advantages that are associated with protection from dementia and mortality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Considerations in psychotropic treatments in dementia--can polypharmacy be avoided?
    Ramit Ravona-Springer
    Memory Clinic, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 17:1107-17. 2014
    ..In the present review, we discuss these factors in the context of polypharmacy and suggest further clinical and research strategies that may enable more accurate and less harmful therapeutic strategies. ..