R Inzelberg

Summary

Affiliation: Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Education effects on cognitive function in a healthy aged Arab population
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:593-603. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Essential tremor prevalence is low in Arabic villages in Israel: door-to-door neurological examinations
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, 38100, Israel
    J Neurol 253:1557-60. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between amantadine and the onset of dementia in Parkinson's disease
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Mov Disord 21:1375-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Onset and progression of disease in familial and sporadic Parkinson's disease
    R Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Am J Med Genet A 124:255-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Cabergoline, pramipexole and ropinirole used as monotherapy in early Parkinson's disease: an evidence-based comparison
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Drugs Aging 20:847-55. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Camptocormia, axial dystonia, and parkinsonism: phenotypic heterogeneity of a parkin mutation
    R Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Neurology 60:1393-4. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Autosomal-recessive juvenile parkinsonism in a Jewish Yemenite kindred: mutation of Parkin gene
    P Nisipeanu
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Neurology 53:1602-4. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Parkin gene causing benign autosomal recessive juvenile parkinsonism
    P Nisipeanu
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Neurology 56:1573-5. 2001
  9. doi request reprint The LRRK2 G2019S mutation is associated with Parkinson disease and concomitant non-skin cancers
    R Inzelberg
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement disorders Clinic, The Sagol Neuroscience Center, Department of Neurology, Israel
    Neurology 78:781-6. 2012
  10. pmc Hypertension increases the probability of Alzheimer's disease and of mild cognitive impairment in an Arab community in northern Israel
    S D Israeli-Korn
    Sagol Neuroscience Center, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Neuroepidemiology 34:99-105. 2010

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Publications28

  1. pmc Education effects on cognitive function in a healthy aged Arab population
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:593-603. 2007
    ..We investigated the influence of gender, education and occupation in a cognitively normal community sample which was assessed using an Arabic translation of the MMSE and the BCST...
  2. ncbi request reprint Essential tremor prevalence is low in Arabic villages in Israel: door-to-door neurological examinations
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, 38100, Israel
    J Neurol 253:1557-60. 2006
    ..To estimate the prevalence of essential tremor (ET) in Arabic villages of Wadi Ara...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between amantadine and the onset of dementia in Parkinson's disease
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Mov Disord 21:1375-9. 2006
    ..01). Age of PD onset also significantly influenced the duration of PD until dementia. Amantadine use may delay the onset of dementia in PD patients and may attenuate its severity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Onset and progression of disease in familial and sporadic Parkinson's disease
    R Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Am J Med Genet A 124:255-8. 2004
    ..0016) and mental decline (P = 0.02) in NFH versus FH. Our results showed that the AO of PD is younger in patients with FH. Motor and mental deterioration, however, showed a less steep course in familial PD patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cabergoline, pramipexole and ropinirole used as monotherapy in early Parkinson's disease: an evidence-based comparison
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Drugs Aging 20:847-55. 2003
    ..Their adverse effect profiles are also similar, but they are less well tolerated than levodopa. The motor antiparkinsonian benefit of dopamine agonists is somewhat smaller than that of levodopa...
  6. ncbi request reprint Camptocormia, axial dystonia, and parkinsonism: phenotypic heterogeneity of a parkin mutation
    R Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Neurology 60:1393-4. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Autosomal-recessive juvenile parkinsonism in a Jewish Yemenite kindred: mutation of Parkin gene
    P Nisipeanu
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Neurology 53:1602-4. 1999
    ..041; p = 0.000977). Exon 3 of the Parkin gene was homozygously deleted in all patients. The AR-JP gene also exists in the Jewish population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Parkin gene causing benign autosomal recessive juvenile parkinsonism
    P Nisipeanu
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Neurology 56:1573-5. 2001
    ..The authors describe a single-basepair deletion at nucleotide 202 in exon 2 of the parkin gene in a kindred with a benign clinical course...
  9. doi request reprint The LRRK2 G2019S mutation is associated with Parkinson disease and concomitant non-skin cancers
    R Inzelberg
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement disorders Clinic, The Sagol Neuroscience Center, Department of Neurology, Israel
    Neurology 78:781-6. 2012
    ..In view of the fact that cancer patterns in patients with Parkinson disease (PD) differ from the general population, we aimed to verify whether patients with PD with LRRK2 mutations have an increased risk for particular cancer types...
  10. pmc Hypertension increases the probability of Alzheimer's disease and of mild cognitive impairment in an Arab community in northern Israel
    S D Israeli-Korn
    Sagol Neuroscience Center, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Neuroepidemiology 34:99-105. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine whether vascular risk factors are associated with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in an elderly Arab population...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comparison of dopamine agonists and catechol-O-methyltransferase inhibitors in Parkinson's disease
    R Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Clin Neuropharmacol 23:262-6. 2000
    ..0001), with overlapping confidence intervals, except for TOL 600 mg, which caused more dyskinesias than dopamine agonists and ENT. Pramipexole and ENT had the best efficacy and tolerability profile in this analysis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Oculopharyngeal MD among Bukhara Jews is due to a founder (GCG)9 mutation in the PABP2 gene
    S C Blumen
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Neurology 55:1267-70. 2000
    ..To determine whether all cases of oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy (OPMD) among Bukhara Jews share the same founder mutation...
  13. doi request reprint High prevalence of malignant melanoma in Israeli patients with Parkinson's disease
    R Inzelberg
    The Sagol Neuroscience Center, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Neural Transm 118:1199-207. 2011
    ..Melanoma prevalence in PD patients was higher than expected in the general Israeli population. This was not related to levodopa treatment. PD patients should be actively screened for melanoma on a routine basis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute mania and hemichorea
    R Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Clin Neuropharmacol 24:300-3. 2001
    ..The co-occurrence of hemichorea and mania caused by focal thalamic lesion is very rare. It may be explained by dysfunction in basal ganglia thalamocortical circuitry...
  15. pmc Association of polymorphisms in the Angiotensin-converting enzyme gene with Alzheimer disease in an Israeli Arab community
    Yan Meng
    Department of Medicine Genetics Program, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 78:871-7. 2006
    ..1 x 10(-12)), but the only consistently associated alleles were in rs4343 and rs4351. These results suggest that a variant in close proximity to rs4343 and rs4351 modulates susceptibility to AD in this community...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dopaminergic dysfunction in unrelated, asymptomatic carriers of a single parkin mutation
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Neurology 65:1843. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Association between family history of dementia and hallucinations in Parkinson disease
    Diana Paleacu
    Neurology Service and Memory Clinic, Yehuda Abarbanel Mental Health Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Neurology 64:1712-5. 2005
    ..To identify familial risk factors for hallucinations in patients with Parkinson disease (PD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Practice parameter: initiation of treatment for Parkinson's disease: an evidence-based review
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Neurology 59:1292; author reply 1292. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinicogenetic study of mutations in LRRK2 exon 41 in Parkinson's disease patients from 18 countries
    Hiroyuki Tomiyama
    Department of Neurology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Mov Disord 21:1102-8. 2006
    ..Clinical phenotypes including psychosis, dementia, and MIBG ratios are also heterogeneous, similar to neuropathology, in PD associated with LRRK2 mutations...
  20. pmc The neuronal sortilin-related receptor SORL1 is genetically associated with Alzheimer disease
    Ekaterina Rogaeva
    Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases, Department of Medicine, Department, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nat Genet 39:168-77. 2007
    ..These data suggest that inherited or acquired changes in SORL1 expression or function are mechanistically involved in causing Alzheimer disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Are Parkinson disease patients protected from some but not all cancers?
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba, Tchernikovsky Street, Israel
    Neurology 69:1542-50. 2007
    ..Unraveling the link between PD and cancer may open a therapeutic window for both diseases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and clinical features of dementia associated with the antiphospholipid syndrome and circulating anticoagulants
    Joab Chapman
    Department of Neurology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 203:81-4. 2002
    ..CAC-positive APS patients seem to be at risk for developing dementia with age, suggesting a pathogenic role for prolonged exposure to elevated aPL...
  23. ncbi request reprint Inspiratory muscle training and the perception of dyspnea in Parkinson's disease
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Can J Neurol Sci 32:213-7. 2005
    ..This study investigated the effect of specific inspiratory muscle training (SIMT) on pulmonary functions, inspiratory muscle performance, dyspnea and quality of life, in patients with PD...
  24. ncbi request reprint Respiratory muscle performance and the Perception of dyspnea in Parkinson's disease
    Paltiel Weiner
    Department of Medicine A, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera, Israel
    Can J Neurol Sci 29:68-72. 2002
    ..However, dyspnea is not a frequent complaint among these patients, although it is well documented that the intensity of dyspnea is related to the activity and the strength of the respiratory muscles...
  25. ncbi request reprint Retinal nerve fiber layer thinning in Parkinson disease
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Hadera 38100, Israel
    Vision Res 44:2793-7. 2004
    ..002), while the inferotemporal area was the thinnest (146 +/- 24 vs. 191 +/- 21 microns; p=0.0003). The results show significant loss of RNFL thickness in PD at specific sites...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dopamine-transporter imaging and visuo-motor testing in essential tremor, practical possibilities for detection of early stage Parkinson's disease
    Miguel Schwartz
    Department of Neurology, Bnai Zion Medical Centre, Haifa, Israel
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 10:385-9. 2004
    ..Unlike the former, PD patients have deficient visuo-motor coordination (VMC). Recently, we have attempted to exploit this difference in order to detect PD in ambiguous neurological cases...
  27. ncbi request reprint Onset age of Parkinson disease
    Rivka Inzelberg
    Am J Med Genet 111:459-60; author reply 461. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint Impaired procedural learning in obsessive-compulsive disorder and Parkinson's disease, but not in major depressive disorder
    Daphna Joel
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Behav Brain Res 157:253-63. 2005
    ..Two different interpretations are suggested: that the striatal system is dysfunctional in OCD, or that inappropriate explicit processing in OCD interferes with the functioning of the striatal system...