David Pereg

Summary

Affiliation: Tel Aviv University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lipid control in patients with coronary heart disease treated in primary care or cardiology clinics
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, 59 Tchernichovsky Street, Kfar Saba, 44281, Israel Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    J Clin Lipidol 7:637-41. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of lipid control in patients with coronary versus peripheral artery disease following the first vascular intervention
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 110:1266-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Mortality and coronary heart disease in euthyroid patients
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Am J Med 125:826.e7-12. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume on admission correlates with impaired response to thrombolysis in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    David Pereg
    Cardiology Division, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Platelets 21:117-21. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk in patients with fasting blood glucose levels within normal range
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 106:1602-5. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mortality in patients with coronary or peripheral artery disease following the first vascular intervention
    David Pereg
    aDivision of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada bDivision of Cardiology cDepartment of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba dSackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv eDepartment of Family Medicine fSharon Shomron District, Clalit Health Services, Netanya, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 25:79-82. 2014
  7. doi request reprint HDL-C levels and revascularization procedures in coronary heart disease patients treated with statins to target LDL-C levels
    Avishay Elis
    Department of Medicine, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 34:572-6. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Cortisol and testosterone in hair as biological markers of systolic heart failure
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:2875-82. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized renal insufficiency and chemotherapy-associated adverse effects among breast cancer patients
    Eyal Lotan
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Anticancer Drugs 23:991-5. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Primary angioplasty in patients following coronary artery bypass surgery: trends in application and outcome. Results from the acute coronary syndrome Israeli Survey (ACSIS) 2000-2008
    Yoram Neuman
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Sava, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 78:532-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Lipid control in patients with coronary heart disease treated in primary care or cardiology clinics
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, 59 Tchernichovsky Street, Kfar Saba, 44281, Israel Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    J Clin Lipidol 7:637-41. 2013
    ..Guidelines recommend low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) target of <70 mg/dL in patients with coronary disease. However, this goal is not achieved in many patients...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of lipid control in patients with coronary versus peripheral artery disease following the first vascular intervention
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 110:1266-9. 2012
    ..In conclusion, lipid control in patients with PAD is poor and significantly inferior to that of patients with CAD even after the first vascular intervention...
  3. doi request reprint Mortality and coronary heart disease in euthyroid patients
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Am J Med 125:826.e7-12. 2012
    ..Subclinical thyroid dysfunction is associated with increased mortality and cardiovascular risk. It is unknown whether this association remains within normal thyroid function range...
  4. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume on admission correlates with impaired response to thrombolysis in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    David Pereg
    Cardiology Division, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Platelets 21:117-21. 2010
    ..048 in multivariate analysis). It appears that higher MPV correlates with thrombolysis failure in patients presenting with STEMI. MPV may be used as an adjunctive readily available factor for assessing thrombolysis outcome upon admission...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk in patients with fasting blood glucose levels within normal range
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 106:1602-5. 2010
    ..This association was caused by the greater prevalence of the other conventional risk factors and not by the glucose level itself...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mortality in patients with coronary or peripheral artery disease following the first vascular intervention
    David Pereg
    aDivision of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada bDivision of Cardiology cDepartment of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba dSackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv eDepartment of Family Medicine fSharon Shomron District, Clalit Health Services, Netanya, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 25:79-82. 2014
    ..We aimed to compare mortality rates in patients with PAD and CAD following first vascular intervention...
  7. doi request reprint HDL-C levels and revascularization procedures in coronary heart disease patients treated with statins to target LDL-C levels
    Avishay Elis
    Department of Medicine, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 34:572-6. 2011
    ..A low level of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) is a strong predictor for cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality at all low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) concentrations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cortisol and testosterone in hair as biological markers of systolic heart failure
    David Pereg
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:2875-82. 2013
    ..Scalp hair is a novel matrix that allows for measurement of hormones over a period of several months...
  9. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized renal insufficiency and chemotherapy-associated adverse effects among breast cancer patients
    Eyal Lotan
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Anticancer Drugs 23:991-5. 2012
    ..Further prospective studies are required to determine whether a dose reduction in patients with unrecognized RI reduces adverse effects without adversely affecting the benefit of treatment...
  10. doi request reprint Primary angioplasty in patients following coronary artery bypass surgery: trends in application and outcome. Results from the acute coronary syndrome Israeli Survey (ACSIS) 2000-2008
    Yoram Neuman
    Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Sava, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 78:532-6. 2011
    ..We aimed to study the trends in management and outcome of post CABG patients presenting with acute MI...
  11. doi request reprint Family history of cardiovascular disease does not predict risk-reducing behavior
    Avishay Elis
    Department of Medicine, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:325-8. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the association between family history of cardiovascular disease and risk factors that control as well as reduce risk-reducing behavior among young, healthy adults...
  12. doi request reprint Hair cortisol and the risk for acute myocardial infarction in adult men
    David Pereg
    Cardiology Division, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Stress 14:73-81. 2011
    ..5; p = 0.007). We demonstrated elevated hair cortisol concentrations in patients with AMI. This suggests that chronic stress, as assessed by increased hair cortisol in the 3 months prior to the event, may be a contributing factor for AMI...
  13. doi request reprint Are platelet volume indices of clinical use? A multidisciplinary review
    Avi Leader
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Ann Med 44:805-16. 2012
    ..Our review provides a perspective on PVI's potential clinical use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Drug allergy in hospitalized patients: the contribution of allergy consultation and a structured questionnaire
    Ronit Confino-Cohen
    Allergy and Clinical Immunology Unit, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 158:307-12. 2012
    ..We aimed to evaluate drug allergy-related history taking by internists compared to allergists and to prospectively assess the effect of a simple, structured questionnaire on the accuracy of drug allergy diagnosis...
  15. doi request reprint Cancer in pregnancy: gaps, challenges and solutions
    David Pereg
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Sava, Israel
    Cancer Treat Rev 34:302-12. 2008
    ..In most types of cancer, pregnancy has no effect on maternal prognosis when compared to non-pregnant patients matched by age, cancer stage and treatment...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mild renal dysfunction associated with incident coronary artery disease in young males
    David Pereg
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Sava, Israel
    Eur Heart J 29:198-203. 2008
    ..10, 95% confidence interval 1.40-3.14, P < 0.001). Conclusion Reduced renal function in the normal to mildly impaired range is independently associated with increased risk for CAD among young, healthy males...
  17. doi request reprint Probiotics for patients with compensated liver cirrhosis: a double-blind placebo-controlled study
    David Pereg
    Department of Internal Medicine A, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Nutrition 27:177-81. 2011
    ..We aimed to study the effect of probiotics on clinical and laboratory parameters of patients with compensated cirrhosis...