Shaul Schreiber

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Holocaust survivors coping with open heart surgery decades later: posttraumatic symptoms and quality of life
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:443-52. 2004
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint From selective to highly selective SSRIs: a comparison of the antinociceptive properties of fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, citalopram and escitalopram
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, 6, Weizman St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 16:464-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Right prefrontal rTMS treatment for refractory auditory command hallucinations - a neuroSPECT assisted case study
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, 6 Weismann Street, IL 64239 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychiatry Res 116:113-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital preparedness for possible nonconventional casualties: an Israeli experience
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Weizmann Street 6, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:359-66. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Gonadal steroids and affective symptoms during in vitro fertilization: implication for reproductive mood disorders
    Miki Bloch
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:790-6. 2011
  7. doi 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
  8. ncbi request reprint The antinociceptive effect of zolpidem and zopiclone in mice
    Chaim G Pick
    Department of Anatomy and Anthropology, Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, 69978, Israel
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 81:417-23. 2005
  9. 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
  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 Holocaust survivors coping with open heart surgery decades later: posttraumatic symptoms and quality of life
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:443-52. 2004
    ..We assessed the association between the impact of Holocaust experience (posttraumatic symptoms) and QoL of patients before and after an open heart surgery...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint From selective to highly selective SSRIs: a comparison of the antinociceptive properties of fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, citalopram and escitalopram
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, 6, Weizman St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 16:464-8. 2006
    ..p. This difference between citalopram and escitalopram calls for further studies in order to assess the various differences between the two enantiomers of citalopram, and between each enantiomer and the racemic mixture...
  4. ncbi request reprint Right prefrontal rTMS treatment for refractory auditory command hallucinations - a neuroSPECT assisted case study
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, 6 Weismann Street, IL 64239 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychiatry Res 116:113-7. 2002
    ..We conclude that right prefrontal rTMS may induce a general clinical improvement of schizophrenic brain function, without directly influencing the mechanism involved in auditory command hallucinations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital preparedness for possible nonconventional casualties: an Israeli experience
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Weizmann Street 6, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:359-66. 2004
    ..Issues remain to be addressed in the future. We believe that collaboration and sharing of knowledge, information, and expertise beyond the medical realm is imperative in assisting hospitals to expedite appropriate preparedness programs...
  6. doi request reprint Gonadal steroids and affective symptoms during in vitro fertilization: implication for reproductive mood disorders
    Miki Bloch
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:790-6. 2011
    ..This finding has implications on the treatment of GS-related mood disorders...
  7. doi 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
    ..Sleep evaluation and treatment should address these two prevalent conditions in order to improve MMT patients' quality of sleep (and of life) and overall treatment outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint The antinociceptive effect of zolpidem and zopiclone in mice
    Chaim G Pick
    Department of Anatomy and Anthropology, Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, 69978, Israel
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 81:417-23. 2005
    ..e. elderly) and for possible drug-drug interactions, in order to minimize possible hazards and maximize clinical beneficial effects of its use for sleep...
  9. 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...
  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. 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...
  13. doi request reprint The antinociceptive properties of reboxetine in acute pain
    Shaul Schreiber
    Dept of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:735-9. 2009
    ..However, further research is needed in order to establish its possible use alone or in combination with other antidepressants or analgesics in the amelioration of chronic pain disorders...
  14. doi request reprint Injured civilian survivors of suicide bomb attacks: from partial PTSD to recovery or to traumatisation. Where is the turning point?
    Ornah T Dolberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:344-51. 2010
    ..To assess the short- (3-9 months) and medium-term (30 months) occurrence and severity of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in civilian survivors of suicide bombing terrorist attacks...
  15. 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...
  16. doi 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint The antinociceptive effect of amisulpride in mice is mediated through opioid mechanisms
    Tal Weizman
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur J Pharmacol 478:155-9. 2003
    ..Based on previous studies with risperidone, clozapine and olanzapine we tend to attribute this global interaction with the opioid system to amisulpride's action at the dopamine D2 receptor sites...
  18. 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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  19. 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...
  20. 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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  21. doi request reprint The psychological profile and affective response of women diagnosed with unexplained infertility undergoing in vitro fertilization
    Gabi Aisenberg Romano
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Womens Ment Health 15:403-11. 2012
    ..The results of this study do not support the possibility that personality traits are involved in the pathophysiology of unexplained infertility...
  22. doi request reprint Women's psychological profile and psychiatric diagnoses and the outcome of in vitro fertilization: is there an association?
    Inbar Zaig
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Souraski Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Womens Ment Health 15:353-9. 2012
    ..Fertility treatment using the IVF paradigm may bypass this negative effect, resulting in high success rates. This hypothesis should be further explored...
  23. ncbi request reprint The antinociceptive effect of mirtazapine in mice is mediated through serotonergic, noradrenergic and opioid mechanisms
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Brain Res Bull 58:601-5. 2002
    ..However, further research is needed in order to establish both the exact clinical indications and the effective doses of mirtazapine when prescribed for pain...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint Psychological response and cortisol reactivity to in vitro fertilization treatment in women with a lifetime anxiety or unipolar mood disorder diagnosis
    Inbar Zaig
    Department of Psychiatry and IVF Unit, Lis Women s Hospital, Tel Aviv Souraski Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:386-92. 2013
    ..We evaluated psychological adjustment and cortisol reactivity to IVF treatment in women with a lifetime diagnosis of a unipolar mood or anxiety disorder compared to those without such a diagnosis...
  26. 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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  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. doi 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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  31. doi request reprint The effect of sertraline add-on to brief dynamic psychotherapy for the treatment of postpartum depression: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Miki Bloch
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Str, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:235-41. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that psychotherapy and concurrent antidepressant treatment would be more effective than psychotherapy alone in the treatment of postpartum depression...
  32. ncbi request reprint Acetazolamide-enhanced neuroSPECT scan reveals functional impairment after minimal traumatic brain injury not otherwise discernible
    Gavriel Barkai
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Psychiatry Res 132:279-83. 2004
    ..Valproate treatment was associated with increased prefrontal perfusion concomitant with clinical improvement and abolished response to acetazolamide challenge...
  33. doi request reprint Quantitative somatosensory testing of subjects with chronic post-traumatic headache: implications on its mechanisms
    Ruth Defrin
    Dept of Physical Therapy, School of Allied Health Professions, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Pain 14:924-31. 2010
    ..Despite the relatively high prevalence of chronic post-traumatic headache (CPTHA) and its enormous effect on the already poor quality of life of subjects with THI, its mechanisms has not been studied in depth...
  34. ncbi request reprint Venlafaxine and mirtazapine: different mechanisms of antidepressant action, common opioid-mediated antinociceptive effects--a possible opioid involvement in severe depression?
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Israel
    J Mol Neurosci 18:143-9. 2002
    ..This opioid profile of the two drugs may be one of the explanations to their efficacy in severe depression, unlike the SSRIs and other antidepressants which lack opioid activity...
  35. ncbi request reprint Drug addiction from a psychodynamic perspective: methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) as transitional phenomena
    David Potik
    Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychol Psychother 80:311-25. 2007
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  36. doi request reprint Association between terror attacks and suicide attempts
    Tal Weizman
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Psychiatric Division, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:425-32. 2009
    ..It is suggested that suicide attempts as a phenomena should be seen as a product of a multivariate model, in which the social context plays a role as well...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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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  40. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric examination performed by phone to determine guardianship--is it legally valid?]
    Elieser Feldinger
    Psychiatric Department, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 143:710-2, 767. 2004
    ..To the best of our knowledge, the court's decision to appoint a legal guardian based on a telephone conversation is a precedent...
  41. doi request reprint The use of dehydroepiandrosterone in the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder: A report of gender differences
    Miki Bloch
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 23:910-8. 2013
    ..Our positive results suggest that the neurosteroid DHEA may be effective as a treatment for women with HSDD if administered at a dose of at least 100mg per day. ..
  42. doi 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...
  43. doi request reprint Psychotropic medication from an object relations theory perspective: an analysis of vignettes from group psychotherapy
    Dana Shindel Fain
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Group Psychother 58:303-26. 2008
    ..Vignettes from the group sessions illustrate the way in which discussing medication advances group process...
  44. doi request reprint The intriguing effects of ecstasy (MDMA) on cognitive function in mice subjected to a minimal traumatic brain injury (mTBI)
    Shahaf Edut
    Department of Anatomy and Anthropology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, 69978, Israel
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 214:877-89. 2011
    ..Minimal traumatic brain injury (mTBI) a common consequence of MVAs-produces short- and long-term physical, cognitive, and emotional impairments...
  45. doi request reprint Posttraumatic growth, posttraumatic stress symptoms and mental health among coronary heart disease survivors
    Irit Bluvstein
    Psychiatric Division, Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, 64239 Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 20:164-72. 2013
    ..PTG moderated the association between PTSS and most mental health outcomes. We conclude that posttraumatic growth may attenuate the negative effect of posttraumatic stress symptoms on mental health...
  46. doi request reprint Cortisol response and desire to binge following psychological stress: comparison between obese subjects with and without binge eating disorder
    Noa Rosenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Psychiatry Res 208:156-61. 2013
    ..These results suggest chronic down-regulation of the HPA axis in participants with BED, and a relationship between psychological stress, the acute activation of the HPA axis, and food craving. ..
  47. ncbi request reprint The influence of electroconvulsive therapy on pain threshold and pain tolerance in major depression patients before, during and after treatment
    Shaul Schreiber
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Pain 7:419-24. 2003
    ..However, a more significant conclusion is that the increase of the PPThr noted early during ECT treatment may serve as an early outcome possible detector of ECT efficacy in depressed patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of topiramate in patients with traumatic brain injury and obesity--a case series
    Ornah T Dolberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 179:838-45. 2005
    ..Topiramate is an antiepileptic drug known to have effects on weight. In order to use this as a tool to treat eating disorders, it is useful to examine whether these effects can be predicted in certain patients...
  49. doi request reprint CNS infection in childhood does not confer risk for later schizophrenia: a case-control study
    Mark Weiser
    Department of Psychiatry, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Schizophr Res 124:231-5. 2010
    ..We sought to contribute to this debate by linking data on persons who had been hospitalized for meningitis as children, with a National Psychiatric Hospitalization Registry...
  50. doi request reprint GnRH-agonist induced depressive and anxiety symptoms during in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer cycles
    Miki Bloch
    Department of Psychiatry, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:307-9. 2011
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  51. 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...
  52. ncbi request reprint New onset heightened interest or drive for gambling, shopping, eating or sexual activity in patients with Parkinson's disease: the role of dopamine agonist treatment and age at motor symptoms onset
    Nir Giladi
    Movement Disorders Unit and Parkinson Centre, Department of Neurology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Centre, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Psychopharmacol 21:501-6. 2007
    ..Age, gender and duration of treatment with DAs have an independent and additive effect on the risk to develop such behavioural changes. Patients should be informed about potential treatment-associated behavioural changes...
  53. 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)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Three and six-month outcome following courses of either ECT or rTMS in a population of severely depressed individuals--preliminary report
    Pinhas N Dannon
    Psychiatry Division, ECT TMS Unit, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 52621 Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Biol Psychiatry 51:687-90. 2002
    ..The longitudinal outcome of TMS-treated patients, however, has not been described. We report on the 3- and 6-month outcomes of a group of patients treated with either electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) (n = 20) or (rTMS) (n = 21)...
  55. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled comparison of electroconvulsive therapy and repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in severe and resistant nonpsychotic major depression
    Leon Grunhaus
    Psychiatry Division and the Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Laboratory at Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Biol Psychiatry 53:324-31. 2003
    ..We now report on a controlled randomized comparison of ECT and rTMS in patients with nonpsychotic MD...
  56. ncbi request reprint Morphine protects for head trauma induced cognitive deficits in mice
    Ofer Zohar
    Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute, Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus, 9601 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Neurosci Lett 394:239-42. 2006
    ..Although the exact nature of opioid neuroprotection is still unknown, its elucidation may lead to the much-needed treatment for traumatic brain injury...
  57. ncbi request reprint Apoptotic changes in the cortex and hippocampus following minimal brain trauma in mice
    Vadim Tashlykov
    Laboratory of Anesthesia, Pain and Neural Research, Bruce Rapaport Medical Faculty, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Brain Res 1130:197-205. 2007
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  58. ncbi request reprint Relief of serotonin selective reuptake inhibitor induced sexual dysfunction with low-dose mianserin in patients with traumatic brain injury
    Ornah T Dolberg
    Division of Psychiatry, Sheba Medical Center, Psychiatric Day Hospital, Israel
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 161:404-7. 2002
    ....