W Saliba

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint CHA2DS2-VASc score is directly associated with the risk of pulmonary embolism in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel Internal Medicine C, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:45-52. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Trends in the burden of infectious disease hospitalizations among the elderly in the last decade
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Internal Medicine C, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 24:536-40. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The relationship between obesity and the increase in serum 25(OH)D levels in response to vitamin D supplementation
    W Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, 7 Michal St, Haifa, 34362, Israel
    Osteoporos Int 24:1447-54. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The association between obesity and urinary tract infection
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 24:127-31. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Single measurement of serum 25(OH)D: is classification into month-specific cutpoints useful in accounting for seasonal variation?
    W Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1069-71. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The risk of all-cause mortality is inversely related to serum 25(OH)D levels
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 34362, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:2792-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The longitudinal variability of serum 25(OH)D levels
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 23:e106-11. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin D status in primary hyperparathyroidism
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 23:88-92. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The relationship between serum 25(OH)D and parathyroid hormone levels
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Med 124:1165-70. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Vitamin D Status in Israeli subjects before the initiation and after the cessation of vitamin D supplements
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, Haifa, Israel
    Calcif Tissue Int 89:419-25. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint CHA2DS2-VASc score is directly associated with the risk of pulmonary embolism in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel Internal Medicine C, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:45-52. 2014
    ..However, whether high CHA2DS2-VASc score carries a higher risk of pulmonary embolism remains unknown. We aimed to investigate the association between the severity of CHA2DS2-VASc score and the incidence of pulmonary embolism...
  2. doi request reprint Trends in the burden of infectious disease hospitalizations among the elderly in the last decade
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Internal Medicine C, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 24:536-40. 2013
    ..Infectious disease is a leading cause of hospitalization. We investigated trends in infectious disease hospitalizations among the elderly in the last decade...
  3. doi request reprint The relationship between obesity and the increase in serum 25(OH)D levels in response to vitamin D supplementation
    W Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, 7 Michal St, Haifa, 34362, Israel
    Osteoporos Int 24:1447-54. 2013
    ..This study revealed that the increase in serum 25(OH)D in response to vitamin D supplementation was higher in lean subjects as compared to obese subjects...
  4. doi request reprint The association between obesity and urinary tract infection
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 24:127-31. 2013
    ..This study aims to examine the association between obesity and UTI, and to assess whether this association is independent of diabetes mellitus and 25(OH)D level...
  5. doi request reprint Single measurement of serum 25(OH)D: is classification into month-specific cutpoints useful in accounting for seasonal variation?
    W Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1069-71. 2012
    ..The month-specific cutpoint strategy does not seem to offer advantage over the overall cutpoints strategy...
  6. doi request reprint The risk of all-cause mortality is inversely related to serum 25(OH)D levels
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 34362, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:2792-8. 2012
    ..This study aims to examine the association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels and all-cause mortality in a large general population cohort...
  7. doi request reprint The longitudinal variability of serum 25(OH)D levels
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 23:e106-11. 2012
    ..The extent to which a single serum 25(OH)D measurement represents long-term vitamin D status remains unclear. This study aims to assess the variability of serum 25(OH)D between tests taken at different time intervals...
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin D status in primary hyperparathyroidism
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 23:88-92. 2012
    ..Only a few studies have assessed the status of vitamin D in PHPT. The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of 25(OH)D levels<50 nmol/L in PHPT in comparison to a population without PHPT...
  9. doi request reprint The relationship between serum 25(OH)D and parathyroid hormone levels
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Med 124:1165-70. 2011
    ..The current study was aimed at evaluating the relationship between 25(OH)D levels and concomitant parathyroid hormone levels...
  10. doi request reprint Vitamin D Status in Israeli subjects before the initiation and after the cessation of vitamin D supplements
    Walid Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, Haifa, Israel
    Calcif Tissue Int 89:419-25. 2011
    ..39-2.01), and 1.23 (1.04-1.47) for >30-60, 61-99, and 100-155 days compared to >155 days, respectively. Long-term vitamin D treatment is needed to maintain sufficient levels in those with baseline serum 25OHD below 50 nmol/l...
  11. doi request reprint Serum 25(OH)D concentrations in sunny Israel
    W Saliba
    Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center, Clalit Health Services, and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, 7 Michal St, Haifa 34362, Israel
    Osteoporos Int 23:687-94. 2012
    ..Serum 25(OH)D levels <25 and <50 nmol/L are common in Israel with noted differences between Arabs and Jews, Arab females were particularly at high risk. These findings may require public health intervention at the population level...
  12. doi request reprint Non-therapeutic anti-FXa levels are common among medical ward patients treated with enoxaparin
    Walid Saliba
    Medicine Department C, Ha Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Ann Hematol 90:1345-51. 2011
    ..This may suggest the need for anticoagulation monitoring in high-risk patients with these conditions...