D Tanne

Summary

Affiliation: Tel Aviv University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trends in management and outcome of hospitalized patients with acute stroke and transient ischemic attack: the National Acute Stroke Israeli (NASIS) registry
    David Tanne
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Stroke 43:2136-41. 2012
  2. pmc Does the lipid-lowering peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors ligand bezafibrate prevent colon cancer in patients with coronary artery disease?
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:18. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Severity of angina pectoris and risk of ischemic stroke
    David Tanne
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stroke 33:245-50. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased insulin resistance and risk of incident cerebrovascular events in patients with pre-existing atherothrombotic disease
    D Tanne
    Stroke Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 16:1217-23. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of Chlamydia pneumoniae IgG and IgA seropositivity and risk of incident ischemic stroke
    David Tanne
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cerebrovasc Dis 16:166-70. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Antiphospholipid-protein antibodies and acute ischemic stroke in the NINDS rt-PA Stroke Trial
    D Tanne
    Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Neurology 61:1158-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Hemostatic activation and outcome after recombinant tissue plasminogen activator therapy for acute ischemic stroke
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Stroke 37:1798-804. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein as a predictor of incident ischemic stroke among patients with preexisting cardiovascular disease
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology and Sagol Neuroscience Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stroke 37:1720-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Guidelines for the management of acute stroke--2005]
    David Tanne
    Israeli Neurological Association
    Harefuah 145:82-9, 168. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint CD40 ligand and risk of ischemic stroke or coronary events in patients with chronic coronary heart disease
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 107:322-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications97

  1. doi request reprint Trends in management and outcome of hospitalized patients with acute stroke and transient ischemic attack: the National Acute Stroke Israeli (NASIS) registry
    David Tanne
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Stroke 43:2136-41. 2012
    ..Improving stroke management, guideline adherence, and outcome is a global priority. Our aim was to examine trends in nationwide use of reperfusion therapy, stroke in-hospital management, and outcome...
  2. pmc Does the lipid-lowering peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors ligand bezafibrate prevent colon cancer in patients with coronary artery disease?
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:18. 2008
    ..Therefore, we proposed to investigate a possible preventive effect of bezafibrate on the development of colon cancer in patients with coronary artery disease during a 6-year follow-up...
  3. ncbi request reprint Severity of angina pectoris and risk of ischemic stroke
    David Tanne
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stroke 33:245-50. 2002
    ..We examined the relationship between severity of angina pectoris and its accompanying characteristics and the risk of incident ischemic stroke...
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased insulin resistance and risk of incident cerebrovascular events in patients with pre-existing atherothrombotic disease
    D Tanne
    Stroke Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 16:1217-23. 2009
    ..Our aim was to examine whether amongst patients with pre-existing atherothrombotic disease, increased insulin resistance is associated with incident cerebrovascular events...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of Chlamydia pneumoniae IgG and IgA seropositivity and risk of incident ischemic stroke
    David Tanne
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cerebrovasc Dis 16:166-70. 2003
    ..Our aim was to evaluate prospectively the association between the presence of antibodies to C. pneumoniae (IgG and IgA) and the risk of incident ischemic stroke among patients with pre-existing vascular disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antiphospholipid-protein antibodies and acute ischemic stroke in the NINDS rt-PA Stroke Trial
    D Tanne
    Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Neurology 61:1158-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Hemostatic activation and outcome after recombinant tissue plasminogen activator therapy for acute ischemic stroke
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Stroke 37:1798-804. 2006
    ..We investigated in an exploratory, post hoc analysis the relationship between hemostatic markers and clinical outcomes among patients included in the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) rtPA Stroke Study...
  8. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein as a predictor of incident ischemic stroke among patients with preexisting cardiovascular disease
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology and Sagol Neuroscience Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stroke 37:1720-4. 2006
    ..C-reactive protein (CRP) has emerged as an important predictor of cardiovascular disease, but there are few prospective data on its association with risk of ischemic stroke in patients at high risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Guidelines for the management of acute stroke--2005]
    David Tanne
    Israeli Neurological Association
    Harefuah 145:82-9, 168. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint CD40 ligand and risk of ischemic stroke or coronary events in patients with chronic coronary heart disease
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 107:322-6. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Fasting plasma glucose and risk of incident ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attacks: a prospective cohort study
    David Tanne
    Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Stroke 35:2351-5. 2004
    ..Our aim was to examine the associations between clinical relevant categories of fasting glucose levels and the risk of incident ischemic stroke...
  12. ncbi request reprint Perceived family difficulties and prediction of 23-year stroke mortality among middle-aged men
    David Tanne
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cerebrovasc Dis 18:277-82. 2004
    ..To examine the association of indicators of family problems, support and coping style and prediction of stroke mortality among a large cohort of middle-aged men...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Knowledge of stroke among the Israeli population]
    David Tanne
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 143:647-51, 695, 694. 2004
    ..Stroke and its long-term neurological sequelae can be prevented by management of risk factors and seeking medical care as early as possible following the onset of stroke symptoms...
  14. ncbi request reprint A national survey of acute cerebrovascular disease in Israel: burden, management, outcome and adherence to guidelines
    David Tanne
    Israel Neurological Association
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:3-7. 2006
    ..There are no national data on the burden and management of acute cerebrovascular disease in Israel...
  15. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution and long-term risk of stroke mortality
    David Tanne
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Stroke 36:1021-5. 2005
    ..We examined in a large prospective cohort study the association between body fat distribution and stroke mortality among middle-aged men...
  16. pmc Anemia status, hemoglobin concentration and outcome after acute stroke: a cohort study
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    BMC Neurol 10:22. 2010
    ..In the setting of an acute stroke, anemia has the potential to worsen brain ischemia, however, the relationship between the entire range of hemoglobin to long-term outcome is not well understood...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functions in severe congestive heart failure before and after an exercise training program
    David Tanne
    Department of Neurology and Neuro Vascular Laboratory, Sheba Medical Center, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 103:145-9. 2005
    ..We assessed, in a hypothesis-generating study, the effect of an exercise training program on cognitive functions among patients with severe congestive heart failure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of serum homocysteine and risk of ischemic stroke among patients with preexisting coronary heart disease
    David Tanne
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Stroke 34:632-6. 2003
    ..Our aim was to assess prospectively the risk of incident ischemic stroke conferred by serum total homocysteine among patients with preexisting stable coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and risk of future ischemic stroke: a nested case-control study from the Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention (BIP) study cohort
    David Tanne
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stroke 33:2182-6. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to assess the role of soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (sICAM-1) concentration, a marker of inflammation, in predicting future ischemic stroke among patients at risk because of chronic coronary heart disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Reducing the burden of stroke in Israel]
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center and Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 147:869-70, 942, 941. 2008
    ..Action plans are urgently required, in accordance with the experience from other countries, in order to upgrade the stroke infrastructure nationwide for more effective prevention and management of acute stroke...
  21. ncbi request reprint Intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke in patients aged 80 years and older : the tPA stroke survey experience
    D Tanne
    Departments of Neurology, Henry Ford Health Science Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    Stroke 31:370-5. 2000
    ..Few data exist, however, on its use in very elderly patients. We examined the characteristics, complications, and short-term outcome of AIS patients aged >/=80 years treated with tPA...
  22. ncbi request reprint Neurologic manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome
    D Tanne
    Acute Stroke Unit and Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 3:286-92. 2001
    ..This review summarizes the latest data regarding the clinical aspects of stroke and other neurologic manifestations associated with antiphospholipid antibodies...
  23. doi request reprint Interaction of inflammation, thrombosis, aspirin and enoxaparin in CNS experimental antiphospholipid syndrome
    David Tanne
    Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel Sagol Neuroscience Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Neurobiol Dis 30:56-64. 2008
    ..Enoxaparin attenuates behavior better than aspirin possibly by reducing thrombosis or stabilization of the blood brain barrier, suggesting an advantage for similar drugs in CNS APS...
  24. ncbi request reprint Management of acute ischaemic stroke in the elderly: tolerability of thrombolytics
    D Tanne
    Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Drugs 61:1439-53. 2001
    ..Further studies are necessary and elderly patients with acute stroke should be included in future trials of the merits of thrombolytic therapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Improved exercise capacity in patients after minor ischemic stroke undergoing a supervised exercise training program
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:113-6. 2008
    ..Regular physical activity is known to have a beneficial impact on multiple cardiovascular risk factors, but there is no routine provision of exercise training programs for patients after ischemic stroke...
  26. ncbi request reprint Blood lipids and first-ever ischemic stroke/transient ischemic attack in the Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention (BIP) Registry: high triglycerides constitute an independent risk factor
    D Tanne
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Unit, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Circulation 104:2892-7. 2001
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  27. doi request reprint Impaired glucose metabolism and cerebrovascular diseases
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Adv Cardiol 45:107-13. 2008
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  28. ncbi request reprint Anticardiolipin antibodies and mortality in patients with ischemic stroke: a prospective follow-up study
    David Tanne
    Detroit Medical Center Stroke Center, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Mich, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 21:93-9. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Calcification of the thoracic aorta by spiral computed tomography among hypertensive patients: associations and risk of ischemic cerebrovascular events
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 120:32-7. 2007
    ..Calcium is often deposited in the aorta, but the associations and clinical implications of calcification of the aorta have not yet been elucidated...
  30. ncbi request reprint Markers of increased risk of intracerebral hemorrhage after intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator therapy for acute ischemic stroke in clinical practice: the Multicenter rt-PA Stroke Survey
    David Tanne
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Circulation 105:1679-85. 2002
    ..Our aim was to identify, in a large cohort of patients, readily available baseline factors that are associated with thrombolysis-related ICH...
  31. doi request reprint Derivation and validation of the prolonged length of stay score in acute stroke patients
    S Koton
    Stanley Steyer School of Health, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neurology 74:1511-6. 2010
    ..Our aim was to derive and validate a simple score for the assessment of the risk of prolonged LOS for acute stroke patients in a national setting...
  32. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of plasma fibrinogen levels and the risk of stroke among participants in the bezafibrate infarction prevention study
    D Tanne
    Acute Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Am J Med 111:457-63. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Plasma fibrinogen is a strong predictor of, rather than a direct causative factor for, subsequent stroke among patients at increased risk owing to manifest coronary heart disease...
  33. doi request reprint Stroke in the very elderly: characteristics and outcome in patients aged ≥85 years with a first-ever ischemic stroke
    A Y Gur
    Department of Neurology, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Neuroepidemiology 39:57-62. 2012
    ..Our aim was to study the patient characteristics and outcomes in the very elderly (aged ≥85 years) with a first-ever ischemic stroke in the National Acute Stroke Israeli Survey (NASIS) registry...
  34. doi request reprint Interleukin-6 and soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 in acute brain ischaemia
    D Orion
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology and Sagol Neuroscience Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 15:323-8. 2008
    ..IL-6 does not add, however, additional prognostic information for stroke outcome beyond that conveyed by the stroke severity...
  35. ncbi request reprint Relation between the metabolic syndrome and ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack: a prospective cohort study in patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease
    N Koren-Morag
    Division of Epidemiology, Sackler Medical Faculty, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Stroke 36:1366-71. 2005
    ..We explored the relation of metabolic syndrome versus frank diabetes with first-ever ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) in a large cohort of patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease...
  36. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein distribution and correlates among men and women with chronic coronary heart disease
    M Benderly
    The Israel Society for the Prevention of Heart Attacks, Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cardiology 107:345-53. 2007
    ..C-reactive protein (CRP) elevated in inflammation is associated with atherosclerotic disease. We describe the distribution of CRP and its association with coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factors in a large CHD patient group...
  37. doi request reprint Cerebral artery calcification in patients with acute cerebrovascular diseases: determinants and long-term clinical outcome
    S Koton
    Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 19:739-45. 2012
    ..We sought to examine the determinants of intracranial cerebral artery calcification (CAC) and its association with long-term outcome in a large prospective cohort of stroke patients...
  38. doi request reprint Cerebral leukoaraiosis in patients with stroke or TIA: clinical correlates and 1-year outcome
    S Koton
    From the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 16:218-25. 2009
    ..We evaluated the clinical correlates of leukoaraiosis, and its association with stroke-outcome in a cohort of consecutively hospitalized patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Agreement and variability in the interpretation of early CT changes in stroke patients qualifying for intravenous rtPA therapy
    J C Grotta
    Department of Neurology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA
    Stroke 30:1528-33. 1999
    ..We performed a detailed review of selected baseline CT scans from the NINDS rt-PA Stroke Trial to test agreement among experienced stroke specialists and other physicians on the presence of early CT ischemic changes...
  40. doi request reprint Calcification of the thoracic aorta as detected by spiral computed tomography among stable angina pectoris patients: association with cardiovascular events and death
    Alon Eisen
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Talpiot Medical Leadership Program, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Circulation 118:1328-34. 2008
    ..The goal of the present study was to assess whether thoracic aorta calcification is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events and death in patients with stable angina pectoris...
  41. ncbi request reprint Birthplace differences in stroke rates among coronary heart disease patients: is variation explained by recognized risk factors?
    Nira Koren-Morag
    Division of Epidemiology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:586-91. 2009
    ..The incidence of stroke varies among ethnically and culturally diverse groups...
  42. ncbi request reprint Low- and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and ischemic cerebrovascular disease: the bezafibrate infarction prevention registry
    Nira Koren-Morag
    Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 162:993-9. 2002
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Ethnic variations in acute ischemic stroke: findings from the National Acute Stroke Israeli Survey (NASIS)
    B Gross
    Department of Neurology, Western Galilee Hospital, Nahariya, Israel
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:506-10. 2011
    ..We intended to determine ethnic differences in the characteristics, management and outcome of acute ischemic stroke between the Israeli Arab and Jewish populations...
  44. ncbi request reprint Bezafibrate for the secondary prevention of myocardial infarction in patients with metabolic syndrome
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 165:1154-60. 2005
    ..We evaluated the effect of bezafibrate retard, a fibric acid derivative, on the incidence of MI in patients with MS enrolled in the Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention (BIP) study...
  45. ncbi request reprint Soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and long-term risk of acute coronary events in patients with chronic coronary heart disease. Data from the Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention (BIP) Study
    Moti Haim
    Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1133-8. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to assess soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (sICAM-1) level as a predictor of future acute coronary events in patients with chronic coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Renal dysfunction and risk of ischemic stroke or TIA in patients with cardiovascular disease
    Nira Koren-Morag
    Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Neurology 67:224-8. 2006
    ..Mild renal insufficiency is increasingly recognized as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease. However, few data exist regarding its relation to risk of ischemic stroke...
  47. ncbi request reprint Predictors of good outcome after intravenous tPA for acute ischemic stroke
    A M Demchuk
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Neurology 57:474-80. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Several factors were independently predictive of good outcome among patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with alteplase. These results require further confirmation before clinical implementation...
  48. doi request reprint A risk score to predict intracranial hemorrhage after recombinant tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke
    Brett Cucchiara
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:331-3. 2008
    ..Ability to predict risk of postthrombolysis intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is currently limited...
  49. ncbi request reprint Association of mitral annular calcium on spiral computed tomography (dual-slice mode) with thoracic aorta calcium in patients with systemic hypertension
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 89:1420-2. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint Coronary and aortic calcifications inter-relationship in stable angina pectoris: A Coronary Disease Trial Investigating Outcome with Nifedipine GITS (ACTION)--Israeli spiral computed tomography substudy
    Alon Eisen
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:277-80. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of progression of insulin resistance in patients with coronary artery disease by bezafibrate
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 166:737-41. 2006
    ..The present analysis aimed to investigate the effect of bezafibrate on IR in patients with coronary artery disease enrolled in the Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention Study...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prediction of hospital disposition after thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke using the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale
    Daniel J Schlegel
    Comprehensive Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce Street, 3W Gates Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:1061-4. 2004
    ..Early determination of discharge destination after acute stroke may promote earlier rehabilitation and reduce costs by shortening the duration of hospitalization...
  53. ncbi request reprint Spiral computed tomography evidence of close correlation between coronary and thoracic aorta calcifications
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 176:133-8. 2004
    ..26-5.08, P = 0.006) were identified as independent variables for the prediction of thoracic aorta calcification. Conclusions: Our study demonstrated a strong association of CC and calcification of the thoracic aorta on spiral CT...
  54. doi request reprint Relation of clinical benefit of raising high-density lipoprotein cholesterol to serum levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in patients with coronary heart disease (from the Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention Trial)
    Ilan Goldenberg
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 103:41-5. 2009
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Burden of stroke in Israel
    S Koton
    The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Stroke 3:207-9. 2008
    ..Action plans are being taken in order to establish a comprehensive infrastructure for the treatment of acute stroke patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint Triggering risk factors for ischemic stroke: a case-crossover study
    S Koton
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Neurology 63:2006-10. 2004
    ..In this study the authors investigated the association between exposure to seven potential triggers during waking hours and acute onset of ischemic stroke...
  57. ncbi request reprint Perceptual, social, and behavioral factors associated with delays in seeking medical care in patients with symptoms of acute stroke
    Lori Mandelzweig
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stroke 37:1248-53. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that perceptual, social, and behavioral factors affect delays in seeking help after symptom onset...
  58. doi request reprint Apolipoproteins B and AI and the risk of ischemic cerebrovascular events in patients with pre-existing atherothrombotic disease
    Nira Koren-Morag
    Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Medical Faculty, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 270:82-7. 2008
    ..We examined the association between serum concentrations of Apo B, Apo A-I, and the Apo A-I/Apo B ratio and the risk of incident ischemic cerebrovascular events in patients with pre-existing atherothrombotic disease...
  59. doi request reprint Poor functional status based on the New York Heart Association classification exposes the coronary patient to an elevated risk of ischemic stroke
    Nira Koren-Morag
    Division of Epidemiology, Sackler Medical Faculty, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am Heart J 155:515-20. 2008
    ..We investigated in a large cohort of patients with CHD the relationship between functional status, as assessed by the New York Heart Association (NYHA) classification, and incident ischemic stroke...
  60. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve calcium on spiral computed tomography is associated with calcification of the thoracic aorta in hypertensive patients
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 89:632-5. 2002
  61. ncbi request reprint Intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator therapy for acute ischemic stroke: initial Israeli experience
    Yvonne Schwammenthal
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Laboratory, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:70-4. 2004
    ..Intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator therapy within 3 hours of stroke onset is a proven effective treatment for acute ischemic stroke...
  62. ncbi request reprint Serum uric acid and long-term mortality from stroke, coronary heart disease and all causes
    Yariv Gerber
    Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Medical Faculty, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:193-8. 2006
    ..Increased serum uric acid (SUA) levels are linked to obesity, dyslipidemia, diabetes and hypertension. Whether SUA carries a risk for coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke remains uncertain...
  63. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and clinical outcome in patients with acute stroke
    Gilad Yahalom
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Stroke 40:1296-303. 2009
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between estimated glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and stroke outcome and to assess whether CKD and its severity affect stroke outcome in a large cohort of unselected patients with acute stroke...
  64. ncbi request reprint Retrograde embolism and atherosclerosis development in the human thoracic aorta: are the fluid dynamics explanations valid?
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Med Hypotheses 57:642-7. 2001
    ..Reversal and rotational blood-flow in the thoracic aorta most likely exist in all patients with systemic emboli and mobile protruding aortic atheromas. Therefore, retrograde cerebral embolism from distal aortic plaques is conceivable...
  65. doi request reprint Aspirin responsiveness in acute brain ischaemia: association with stroke severity and clinical outcome
    Y Schwammenthal
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:355-61. 2008
    ..Platelets play a critical role in the pathogenesis of acute brain ischaemia. We studied the association between the degree of inhibition of platelet function by aspirin (ASA) and the severity and outcome of acute brain ischaemia...
  66. doi request reprint Poor neighborhood socioeconomic status and risk of ischemic stroke after myocardial infarction
    Yariv Gerber
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Epidemiology 22:162-9. 2011
    ..We examined long-term stroke incidence according to neighborhood SES in a population-based cohort of patients hospitalized with first myocardial infarction (MI)...
  67. doi request reprint Is C-reactive protein level a marker of advanced motor and neuropsychiatric complications in Parkinson's disease?
    Sharon Hassin-Baer
    Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 52621, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Neural Transm 118:539-43. 2011
    ..5 vs. 25%, p = 0.01). CRP levels in patients with PD are associated with a higher prevalence of CAD, but are not associated with PD duration or severity, or with neuropsychiatric complications other than reported depression...
  68. doi request reprint Mortality and predictors of death 1 month and 3 years after first-ever ischemic stroke: data from the first national acute stroke Israeli survey (NASIS 2004)
    Silvia Koton
    Stanley Steyer School of Health Professions, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neuroepidemiology 34:90-6. 2010
    ..Based on a national survey, we examined mortality rates during the first 3 years after a first-ever acute ischemic stroke (IS) and the major predictors of short-term (1 month) and long-term (3 years) mortality...
  69. ncbi request reprint Prior use of statins improves outcome in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage: prospective data from the National Acute Stroke Israeli Surveys (NASIS)
    Ronen R Leker
    Department of Neurology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Stroke 40:2581-4. 2009
    ..Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is a deadly form of stroke. Pretreatment with statins exerts protective effects in patients with ischemic stroke, but their effects in patients with ICH remains unclear...
  70. doi request reprint Relation of effective anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation to stroke severity and survival (from the National Acute Stroke Israeli Survey [NASIS])
    Yvonne Schwammenthal
    Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 105:411-6. 2010
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-6 and the risk of future cardiovascular events in patients with angina pectoris and/or healed myocardial infarction
    Enrique Z Fisman
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 98:14-8. 2006
    ..44; 95% confidence interval 1.57 to 8.13). In conclusion, elevated IL-6 levels are strongly associated with future cardiac events and mortality in a population with stable CAD during a long-term follow-up...
  72. ncbi request reprint Plasma homocysteine levels and Parkinson disease: disease progression, carotid intima-media thickness and neuropsychiatric complications
    Sharon Hassin-Baer
    Department of Neurology and Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Clinic, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Clin Neuropharmacol 29:305-11. 2006
    ..To determine whether plasma homocysteine (Hcy) levels are associated with clinical characteristics, neuropsychological and psychiatric manifestations and cardiovascular comorbidity in patients with Parkinson disease (PD)...
  73. ncbi request reprint Trombolysis in acute stroke
    Yvonne Schwammenthal
    Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:784-7. 2006
    ..Intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator is an effective therapy for acute ischemic stroke. It has been available in the United States for over a decade and was approved for use in Israel at the end of 2004...
  74. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of helical computed tomography in detection of mitral annular calcification as a marker of coronary artery disease
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 101:371-6. 2005
    ..The goal of the present work was to investigate whether helical CT can determine the presence of MAC and to clarify its possible association with coronary artery disease (CAD) in elderly patients...
  75. ncbi request reprint Effect of bezafibrate on incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in obese patients
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Eur Heart J 26:2032-8. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of fibric acid derivative bezafibrate on incidence of type 2 diabetes in obese patients over a median 6.3 years follow-up period...
  76. ncbi request reprint Impact of the metabolic syndrome on the clinical outcomes of non-clinically diagnosed diabetic patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Micha S Feinberg
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Beer Sheba, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 99:667-72. 2007
    ..31) and 1.96 (95% confidence interval 1.18 to 3.24), respectively. In conclusion, MS defined early at admission is a strong independent predictor of mortality and morbidity in patients with non-clinically diagnosed diabetes with ACS...
  77. ncbi request reprint Educational level as a modulator of cognitive performance and neuropsychyatric features in Parkinson disease
    Oren S Cohen
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement disorders Clinic, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cogn Behav Neurol 20:68-72. 2007
    ..To test a possible association between the educational level (EL), cognitive performance, and neuropsychiatric features in Parkinson disease (PD)...
  78. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance is associated with increased risk of major cardiovascular events in patients with preexisting coronary artery disease
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am Heart J 153:559-65. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to explore the association between IR per se and cardiovascular events among patients with preexisting coronary artery disease...
  79. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous detection of aortic arch atheromas by suprasternal harmonic imaging
    Ehud Schwammenthal
    Heart Institute and Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1127-32. 2002
    ..e., harmonic imaging from the suprasternal windows) can visualize protruding arch atheromas (PAAs) and reliably predict the presence or absence of significant lesions...
  80. ncbi request reprint Body height is associated with decreased long-term stroke but not coronary heart disease mortality?
    Uri Goldbourt
    Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Stroke 33:743-8. 2002
    ..Potential mechanisms for such associations are not well understood. We used findings from a cohort study, in which 10 000 Israeli men were followed up, to examine the associations between stature and fatal CHD as well as fatal stroke...
  81. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of recombinant activated factor VII for acute intracerebral hemorrhage
    Stephan A Mayer
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:2127-37. 2008
    ..We performed this phase 3 trial to confirm a previous study in which recombinant activated factor VII (rFVIIa) reduced growth of the hematoma and improved survival and functional outcomes...
  82. ncbi request reprint White blood cell count and the incidence of ischemic stroke in coronary heart disease patients
    Nira Koren-Morag
    Division of Epidemiology, Sackler Medical Faculty, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Med 118:1004-9. 2005
    ..We investigated the relationship between WBC counts and the incidence of ischemic cerebrovascular disease in a large cohort of patients with pre-existing atherothrombotic disease and defined blood lipid boundaries...
  83. doi request reprint Factors associated with intracerebral hemorrhage after thrombolytic therapy for ischemic stroke: pooled analysis of placebo data from the Stroke-Acute Ischemic NXY Treatment (SAINT) I and SAINT II Trials
    Brett Cucchiara
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Stroke 40:3067-72. 2009
    ..A number of factors have been associated with postthrombolysis intracerebral hemorrhage, but these have varied across studies...
  84. ncbi request reprint Decrease in triglyceride level by bezafibrate is related to reduction of recurrent coronary events: a Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention substudy
    Moti Haim
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 17:455-61. 2006
    ..Fibrates were reported to be effective in reducing recurrent coronary events in coronary heart disease patients with elevated triglycerides. It is not known whether this effect is related to the extent of triglyceride reduction...
  85. ncbi request reprint Improved exercise tolerance and cardiac function in severe chronic heart failure patients undergoing a supervised exercise program
    Dov Freimark
    Heart Failure Center, Department of Neurology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 116:309-14. 2007
    ..However, the impact of a supervised exercise and rehabilitation program on exercise tolerance and cardiac performance in severe CHF patients has not yet been fully investigated...
  86. doi request reprint Reduced incidence of ischemic stroke in patients with severe factor XI deficiency
    Ophira Salomon
    The Amalia Biron Research Institute of Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Blood 111:4113-7. 2008
    ..Thus, severe factor XI deficiency probably is protective against ischemic stroke but not against acute myocardial infarction...
  87. doi request reprint Off-hours admission for acute stroke is not associated with worse outcome--a nationwide Israeli stroke project
    J Y Streifler
    Neurology Unit, Rabin Medical Center, Golda Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Eur J Neurol 19:643-7. 2012
    ..Several studies reported worse outcome for stroke patients arriving on weekends. We compared working hours to off-work hours throughout the week as there is lack of experienced staff and special services during off-hours...
  88. ncbi request reprint Centenarian stroke treated with tissue-type plasminogen activator
    Mark J Gorman
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:285-7. 2002
    ..We present a case of a 100-year-old woman who was treated with t-PA for acute ischemic stroke with rapid resolution of symptoms...
  89. ncbi request reprint Hyperglycemia and early reperfusion therapy
    David Tanne
    Stroke 34:1235-41. 2003
  90. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia pneumoniae and future risk in patients with coronary heart disease
    Moti Haim
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva 49 100, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 93:25-30. 2004
    ..To evaluate the association between previous exposure to Chlamydia pneumoniae and future coronary risk in patients with coronary heart disease...
  91. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein, bezafibrate, and recurrent coronary events in patients with chronic coronary heart disease
    Moti Haim
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tiqva, Israel
    Am Heart J 154:1095-101. 2007
    ....
  92. ncbi request reprint Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 and recurrent cardiovascular events in patients with stable coronary heart disease
    Moti Haim
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 28:31-5. 2005
    ..Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 (MCP-1) participates in the recruitment of mononuclear cells to the vessel wall...
  93. ncbi request reprint Safer thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke: is early recanalization the key?
    David Tanne
    Neurology 71:1300-1. 2008
  94. ncbi request reprint Effects of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor ligands, bezafibrate and fenofibrate, on adiponectin level
    Aki Hiuge
    Department of Metabolic Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, 2 2, B5, Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 27:635-41. 2007
    ..Effect of fibrates on adiponectin has not been clarified, whereas thiazolidinediones enhance adiponectin. Thus, we explored the possibility and mechanism that fibrates enhance adiponectin in humans, mice, and cells...
  95. ncbi request reprint Serum homocysteine and long-term risk of myocardial infarction and sudden death in patients with coronary heart disease
    Moti Haim
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Cardiology 107:52-6. 2007
    ..Elevated homocysteine levels were associated with 2.5 times higher risk of subsequent coronary events and each 5 mumol/l increment was associated with a 25% higher risk...
  96. ncbi request reprint Long-term effect of bezafibrate on pancreatic beta-cell function and insulin resistance in patients with diabetes
    Helena Tenenbaum
    Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Dan Petah Tikva District, Clalit Health Services, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 194:265-71. 2007
    ..The present study was aimed to investigate the long-term effect of bezafibrate on these parameters in diabetic patients enrolled in the Bezafibrate Infarction Prevention (BIP) Study...
  97. doi request reprint Hospital disposition after stroke in a national survey of acute cerebrovascular diseases in Israel
    Iuly Treger
    Loewenstein Rehabilitation Center, Ra anana, Israel
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:435-40. 2008
    ..To investigate predictive factors for disposition after acute stroke...