J Naschitz

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Affiliation: Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rheumatic syndromes: clues to occult neoplasia
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 13:62-6. 2001
  2. pmc Midodrine treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome
    J Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Postgrad Med J 80:230-2. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Search for disease-specific cardiovascular reactivity patterns: developing the methodology
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Sci (Lond) 108:37-46. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular reactivity in fibromyalgia: evidence for pathogenic heterogeneity
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A and Rheumatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Rheumatol 32:335-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Hyperventilation and amplified blood pressure response: is there a link?
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 19:381-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Pulse transit time by R-wave-gated infrared photoplethysmography: review of the literature and personal experience
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Departmentments of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Clin Monit Comput 18:333-42. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Nonspecific dizziness: frequency of supine hypertension associated with hypotensive reactions on head-up tilt
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, the Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 20:157-62. 2006
  8. pmc The patient with supine hypertension and orthostatic hypotension: a clinical dilemma
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Postgrad Med J 82:246-53. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Predicting outcomes on head-up tilt based on orthostatic hypotension patterns
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, the Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Hypertens 24:1033-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of hypocapnia on tilt in patients with fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, nonspecific dizziness, and neurally mediated syncope
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, the Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 331:295-303. 2006

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Rheumatic syndromes: clues to occult neoplasia
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 13:62-6. 2001
    ....
  2. pmc Midodrine treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome
    J Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Postgrad Med J 80:230-2. 2004
    ..This finding is consistent with the hypothesis that dysautonomia plays a major part in the pathophysiology of CFS and that therapies directed at the autonomic nervous system may be effective in the treatment of CFS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Search for disease-specific cardiovascular reactivity patterns: developing the methodology
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Sci (Lond) 108:37-46. 2005
    ..Recognition of disease-specific CVR patterns may advance the understanding of homoeostatic mechanisms and have implications in clinical practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular reactivity in fibromyalgia: evidence for pathogenic heterogeneity
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A and Rheumatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Rheumatol 32:335-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate disease-specific cardiovascular reactivity patterns in patients with fibromyalgia (FM) using a recently described method called fractal and recurrence analysis score (FRAS)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hyperventilation and amplified blood pressure response: is there a link?
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 19:381-7. 2005
    ..95 mmHg (s.d. 5.7), comparable to the DBP-change in patients with HV. In, conclusion, posturally induced HV was not associated with an increase in BP, nor was PHT associated with HV, except in a small minority of cases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pulse transit time by R-wave-gated infrared photoplethysmography: review of the literature and personal experience
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Departmentments of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Clin Monit Comput 18:333-42. 2004
    ..We review herein the literature and impart the experience at our institution on clinical applications of R-wave-gated photo-plethysmography (RWPP) as measurement of PTT...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nonspecific dizziness: frequency of supine hypertension associated with hypotensive reactions on head-up tilt
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, the Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 20:157-62. 2006
    ..Different patterns of SH-HRT on HUTT may reflect different aberrations in cardiovascular homeostasis and may require differentiated management strategies...
  8. pmc The patient with supine hypertension and orthostatic hypotension: a clinical dilemma
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Postgrad Med J 82:246-53. 2006
    ..Discrete patterns of SH-OH may be recognisable. This review focuses on the management of the patient with coexistent SH-OH...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predicting outcomes on head-up tilt based on orthostatic hypotension patterns
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, the Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Hypertens 24:1033-9. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns of hypocapnia on tilt in patients with fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, nonspecific dizziness, and neurally mediated syncope
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, the Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 331:295-303. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Shortened QT interval: a distinctive feature of the dysautonomia of chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jochanan Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Rappaport Family Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, P O Box 4940, Haifa 31048, Israel
    J Electrocardiol 39:389-94. 2006
    ..Because autonomic nervous functioning is frequently abnormal in chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), we examined whether the corrected QT interval (QTc) in CFS differs from QTc in other populations...
  12. pmc Orthostatic hypotension: framework of the syndrome
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Postgrad Med J 83:568-74. 2007
    ..should tests be tailored to the patients' clinical circumstances? Are different OH thresholds relevant to various clinical settings, aetiologies of OH and comorbidity? Which test has the best predictive power of morbidity and mortality?..
  13. doi request reprint Why traumatic leg amputees are at increased risk for cardiovascular diseases
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, The Flieman Hospital and Rappaport Family Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    QJM 101:251-9. 2008
    ..Post-traumatic lower limb amputees have an increased morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular disease. Risk factors for this amplified morbidity and the involved pathophysiologic mechanisms have not been comprehensively studied...
  14. doi request reprint Musculoskeletal syndromes associated with malignancy (excluding hypertrophic osteoarthropathy)
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 20:100-5. 2008
    ..Evidence of causality between malignancies and rheumatic disorders was reviewed based on statistical indicators (standardized incidence ratios and odds ratios) and by applying Bradford Hill's criteria of causality...
  15. ncbi request reprint Patterns of cardiovascular reactivity in disease diagnosis
    J E Naschitz
    Departments of Internal Medicine A and Rheumatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    QJM 97:141-51. 2004
    ..Recently, a CVR pattern particular to chronic fatigue syndrome was observed. Aim: To assess whether specific CVR patterns can be described for other clinical conditions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dysautonomia in chronic fatigue syndrome: facts, hypotheses, implications
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, PO Box 4940, Haifa 31048, Israel
    Med Hypotheses 62:203-6. 2004
    ..This finding implies that dysautonomia is pivotal in the pathophysiology CFS, at least in a large part of the patients, and that manipulating the autonomic nervous system may be effective in the treatment of CFS...
  17. ncbi request reprint The head-up tilt test in the diagnosis and management of chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:807-11. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Fractal analysis and recurrence quantification analysis of heart rate and pulse transit time for diagnosing chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa 31048, P O Box 4940, Israel
    Clin Auton Res 12:264-72. 2002
    ..The cardiovascular reactivity received mathematical expression with the aid of the FRAS. The shortened HUTT was well tolerated. The FRAS provides objective criteria which could become valuable in the assessment of CFS...
  19. ncbi request reprint Assessment of cardiovascular reactivity by fractal and recurrence quantification analysis of heart rate and pulse transit time
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa 31048, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 17:111-8. 2003
    ..78), and CFS=-24.2 (5.34) (HT vs healthy subjects: P=0.0036; HT vs CFS: P<0.0001). Since the FRAS differed significantly between the three groups, it appears likely that the FRAS may recognize phenotypes of cardiovascular reactivity...
  20. ncbi request reprint The head-up tilt test with haemodynamic instability score in diagnosing chronic fatigue syndrome
    J E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    QJM 96:133-42. 2003
    ..Aim: To assess HIS sensitivity and specificity in the diagnosis of CFS...
  21. ncbi request reprint Unilateral necrobiosis lipoidica of the ischemic limb--a case report
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Angiology 54:239-42. 2003
    ..NL and claudication spared the left leg. A possible ischemic pathogenesis of NL emerges from this observation and is supported by recent studies in the literature...
  22. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic QT interval and cardiovascular reactivity in fibromyalgia differ from chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Rappaport Family Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 19:187-91. 2008
    ..We have recently shown that CFS is associated with a short corrected electrocardiographic QT interval (QTc). In the present study, we evaluated whether FM and CFS can be distinguished by QTc...
  23. ncbi request reprint Gangrene of the feet in Churg-Strauss syndrome
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport, Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Vasc Med 8:129-30. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular reactivity score for the assessment of dysautonomia in familial Mediterranean fever
    Michael Rozenbaum
    Department of Rheumatology, Zevulun Clinic and Bnai Zion Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, POB 4940, Haifa 31048, Israel
    Rheumatol Int 24:147-52. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the presence of dysautonomia, as manifested in abnormal cardiovascular reactivity, in patients with familial Mediterranean fever (FMF)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in familial Mediterranean fever
    Michael Rozenbaum
    Department of Rheumatology and Zevulun Clinic, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Rheumatol 29:987-9. 2002
    ..To compare the hemodynamic responses to autonomic challenge evoked by upright tilt table testing in patients with familial Mediterranean fever (FMF)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamics instability score in chronic fatigue syndrome and in non-chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Departments of Internal Medicine A, Rheumatology, Anesthesiology, and Surgery, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 32:141-8. 2002
    ..The HIS in CFS patients differed significantly from healthy subjects. The present investigation compares the HIS in CFS, non-CFS chronic fatigue and patients with recurrent syncope...
  27. ncbi request reprint The case for hepatitis C arthritis
    Itzhak Rosner
    Department of Rheumatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 33:375-87. 2004
    ..To present the data available supporting the existence of an arthropathy associated with hepatitis C infection...
  28. ncbi request reprint Systemic sclerosis sine scleroderma: is it always the same disease? Report of three patients and discussion
    Gleb Slobodin
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Rheumatol Int 22:170-2. 2002
    ..By reporting three new cases and analyzing previously published data, we discuss possible subsets and variants of the disease form...
  29. ncbi request reprint Vascular disorders preceding diagnosis of cancer: distinguishing the causal relationship based on Bradford-Hill guidelines
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Angiology 54:11-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, these data support the causal role of cancer in the pathogenesis of all seven categories of VDPCDs. Recognition of such a causal link between cancer and various vascular disorders may promote an earlier cancer diagnosis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Levofloxacin-induced interstitial nephritis and vasculitis in an elderly woman
    Natalia Zaigraykin
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:726-7. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint [Primary well-differentiated papillary mesothelioma of the peritoneum--a rare but important differential diagnosis]
    Nurit Assaf
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnei Zion Medical Center, Rappaport Medical Center, Technion, Haifa
    Harefuah 141:689-91, 762. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The feeling of fatigue--fatigue severity by unidimensional versus composite questionnaires
    Jochanan E Naschitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, Haifa, Isreal
    Behav Med 29:167-72. 2004
    ..The simple CH scale may be adequate for the assessment of the feeling of fatigue, in general, and for monitoring the severity of fatigue in CFS, in particular...
  33. ncbi request reprint Use of automated home blood pressure monitoring in pregnancy
    Lior Loewenstein
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:1662; author reply 1662-3. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Quantitative liver-spleen scan using single photon emission computerized tomography (SPECT) for assessment of hepatic function in cirrhotic patients
    Eli Zuckerman
    Liver Unit, Department of Internal Medicine A, Bnai Zion Medical Center, 47 Golomb Street, P O Box 4940, Haifa 31048, Israel
    J Hepatol 39:326-32. 2003
    ..Thus, this study was conducted to evaluate quantitative single photon emission computerized tomography (SPECT) of Tc-99mm-phytate colloid uptake by the liver as a test for hepatic function in cirrhotic patients...