A Chetrit

Summary

Affiliation: Tel Aviv University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Synergistic effects of prothrombotic polymorphisms and atherogenic factors on the risk of myocardial infarction in young males
    A Inbal
    Institute of Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Department of Hematology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Blood 93:2186-90. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Population attributes affecting the prevalence of BRCA mutation carriers in epithelial ovarian cancer cases in israel
    G Hirsh-Yechezkel
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 89:494-8. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Adult-onset diabetes among Arabs and Jews in Israel: a population-based study
    O Kalter-Leibovici
    Unit of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabet Med 29:748-54. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index at age 18 years and during adult life and ovarian cancer risk
    F Lubin
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Epidemiol 157:113-20. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of nutritional habits during gestation and child life in pediatric brain tumor etiology
    F Lubin
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cancer 86:139-43. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint A statistical comparison of different family history scores
    H Murad
    Biostatistics Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stat Med 26:2785-98. 2007
  7. pmc Prevalence of HIV antibodies in transsexual and female prostitutes
    B Modan
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University Medical School, Israel
    Am J Public Health 82:590-2. 1992
  8. ncbi request reprint Parity, oral contraceptives, and the risk of ovarian cancer among carriers and noncarriers of a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation
    B Modan
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    N Engl J Med 345:235-40. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for infant mortality in Down's syndrome: a nationwide study
    S Sadetzki
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University Medical School, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 13:442-51. 1999
  10. doi request reprint Basal state hyperinsulinemia in healthy normoglycemic adults heralds dysglycemia after more than two decades of follow up
    R Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 28:618-24. 2012

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Synergistic effects of prothrombotic polymorphisms and atherogenic factors on the risk of myocardial infarction in young males
    A Inbal
    Institute of Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Department of Hematology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Blood 93:2186-90. 1999
    ..7; 95% CI, 7.17 to 84.9). The presented data suggest a synergistic effect between atherogenic and thrombogenic risk factors in the pathogenesis of AMI, as was recently found in a similar cohort of women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Population attributes affecting the prevalence of BRCA mutation carriers in epithelial ovarian cancer cases in israel
    G Hirsh-Yechezkel
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 89:494-8. 2003
    ..The objective was to evaluate the prevalence of BRCA1/2 mutations in selected categories of ovarian cancer patients in Israel...
  3. doi request reprint Adult-onset diabetes among Arabs and Jews in Israel: a population-based study
    O Kalter-Leibovici
    Unit of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabet Med 29:748-54. 2012
    ..To study the age at presentation and factors associated with adult-onset diabetes (≥ 20 years) among Arabs and Jews in Israel...
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index at age 18 years and during adult life and ovarian cancer risk
    F Lubin
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Epidemiol 157:113-20. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that, in their population, body mass index at age 18 years is an independent risk factor for ovarian cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of nutritional habits during gestation and child life in pediatric brain tumor etiology
    F Lubin
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cancer 86:139-43. 2000
    ..36; CI 1.06-1.73) in the child diet and potassium intake during gestation (OR = 1.44; CI 1.04-1.99). In conclusion, nutritional associations with pediatric brain tumor etiology, remain unsubstantiated...
  6. ncbi request reprint A statistical comparison of different family history scores
    H Murad
    Biostatistics Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stat Med 26:2785-98. 2007
    ..Since the proportion score (the proportion of first-degree relatives of the index who have the disease) is the simplest to calculate, use of this score seems to be justified...
  7. pmc Prevalence of HIV antibodies in transsexual and female prostitutes
    B Modan
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University Medical School, Israel
    Am J Public Health 82:590-2. 1992
    ..In contrast, 11.1% of the 36 male transsexuals (including 3 out of 32 non-drug abusers) were seropositive. The results support the notion that vaginal transmission of HIV is less effective than anal transmission...
  8. ncbi request reprint Parity, oral contraceptives, and the risk of ovarian cancer among carriers and noncarriers of a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation
    B Modan
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    N Engl J Med 345:235-40. 2001
    ..Multiparity and the use of oral contraceptives reduce the risk of ovarian cancer, but their effects on this risk in women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation are unclear...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for infant mortality in Down's syndrome: a nationwide study
    S Sadetzki
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University Medical School, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 13:442-51. 1999
    ..The study identifies a potential for further reduction in the mortality rates of DS infants, provided there is willingness to adopt a more active and supportive treatment and further changes in ethical codes of the public...
  10. doi request reprint Basal state hyperinsulinemia in healthy normoglycemic adults heralds dysglycemia after more than two decades of follow up
    R Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 28:618-24. 2012
    ..In a preliminary report, we found an association between hyperinsulinemia in the basal (fasting) state and the development of diabetes...
  11. doi request reprint Secondary malignancies after allogeneic stem-cell transplantation in the era of reduced-intensity conditioning; the incidence is not reduced
    A Shimoni
    Division of Hematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Leukemia 27:829-35. 2013
    ..Patients and physicians should be aware of this association and life-long cancer screening is required for all transplant survivors...