M Bursztyn

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Atrophy or hypertrophy in chronic renal ischemia: role of the IGF-I system
    M Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 14:1211-8. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Insulin-induced hypertension, L-arginine, and endothelial nitric oxide synthase in pregnant rats
    Michael Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scorpus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hypertens Pregnancy 22:267-74. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of nocturia as a mortality risk factor for coronary heart disease among persons born in 1920 or 1921
    Michael Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 98:1311-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal-fetal deprivation and the cardiometabolic syndrome
    Michael Bursztyn
    Departments of Medicine, Hypertension Unit, and Pathology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:141-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Adult hypertension in intrauterine growth-restricted offspring of hyperinsulinemic rats: evidence of subtle renal damage
    Michael Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hypertension 48:717-23. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The siesta and mortality in the elderly: effect of rest without sleep and daytime sleep duration
    Michael Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Sleep 25:187-91. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint The siesta and mortality: twelve years of prospective observations in 70-year-olds
    Michael Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, P O Box 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Sleep 28:345-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The siesta in the elderly: risk factor for mortality?
    M Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 159:1582-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Subpressor dose of L-NAME unmasks hypertensive effect of chronic hyperinsulinemia
    M Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem
    Hypertension 36:872-7. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality in the Jerusalem 70-year-olds longitudinal study: does nifedipine have a role?
    M Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Geriatr Nephrol Urol 9:5-10. 1999

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Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Atrophy or hypertrophy in chronic renal ischemia: role of the IGF-I system
    M Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 14:1211-8. 2001
    ..IGF-I levels are dissociated from the local mRNA message...
  2. ncbi request reprint Insulin-induced hypertension, L-arginine, and endothelial nitric oxide synthase in pregnant rats
    Michael Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scorpus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hypertens Pregnancy 22:267-74. 2003
    ..8 +/- 2.3, p < 0.03. Thus, the salutary effect of l-arginine on hyperinsulinemic pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH) may be mediated, in part, by endothelial nitric oxide synthase in their kidneys...
  3. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of nocturia as a mortality risk factor for coronary heart disease among persons born in 1920 or 1921
    Michael Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 98:1311-5. 2006
    ..11 (95% CI 1.16 to 4.00). In conclusion, nocturia is a significant independent predictor of mortality among 70-year-old patients with known CHD and thus warrants special attention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal-fetal deprivation and the cardiometabolic syndrome
    Michael Bursztyn
    Departments of Medicine, Hypertension Unit, and Pathology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:141-5. 2006
    ..This review briefly summarizes the adaptive responses in various models used to induce an intrauterine growth restriction, and discusses insights into the mechanisms mediating the fetal programming of the cardiometabolic syndrome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Adult hypertension in intrauterine growth-restricted offspring of hyperinsulinemic rats: evidence of subtle renal damage
    Michael Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hypertension 48:717-23. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that there is >1 pathway of fetal programming leading from IUGR to development of hypertension in later life...
  6. ncbi request reprint The siesta and mortality in the elderly: effect of rest without sleep and daytime sleep duration
    Michael Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Sleep 25:187-91. 2002
    ..To examine the effects of daytime rest without sleep and duration of the siesta on mortality...
  7. ncbi request reprint The siesta and mortality: twelve years of prospective observations in 70-year-olds
    Michael Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, P O Box 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Sleep 28:345-7. 2005
    ..To examine effect of siesta on mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint The siesta in the elderly: risk factor for mortality?
    M Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 159:1582-6. 1999
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  9. ncbi request reprint Subpressor dose of L-NAME unmasks hypertensive effect of chronic hyperinsulinemia
    M Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem
    Hypertension 36:872-7. 2000
    ..In conclusion, chronic exogenous hyperinsulinemia does not affect blood pressure but may cause hypertension when endothelial function is compromised...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality in the Jerusalem 70-year-olds longitudinal study: does nifedipine have a role?
    M Bursztyn
    Hypertension Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Geriatr Nephrol Urol 9:5-10. 1999
    ..Short-acting nifedipine was found to be associated with increased mortality in elderly patients in some studies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dipping status may be determined by nocturnal urination
    G Perk
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hypertension 37:749-52. 2001
    ..00001). Inclusion of awake blood pressure measurements during the night obscured the normal dipping pattern in people who woke up to urinate. Thus, taking into account people's actual behavior increases the accuracy of the results...
  12. doi request reprint A modified ambulatory arterial stiffness index is independently associated with all-cause mortality
    I Z Ben-Dov
    Nephrology and Hypertension Services, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 22:761-6. 2008
    ..r = 0.089 for AASI), and prediction of all-cause mortality was enhanced; hazard ratio (95% confidence intervals) 1.17 (1.00-1.36) per 1 s.d. increase in s-AASI in the fully adjusted model as compared with 1.15 (0.97-1.36) for AASI...
  13. doi request reprint Intrauterine growth restriction and shallower implantation site in rats with maternal hyperinsulinemia are associated with altered NOS expression
    G Skarzinski
    Perinatal Pathology Unit, Department of Pathology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Placenta 30:898-906. 2009
    ..The differing expression of the 3 NOS isoforms in the placenta and in the mesometrial triangle in rat IUGR seems to result from the hyperinsulinemia and the resulting IUGR phenotype...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of the fast of Ramadan on ambulatory blood pressure in treated hypertensives
    G Perk
    Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 15:723-5. 2001
    ..6 kg (P < 0.002). We conclude, that according to our findings, treated, hypertensive patients may be assured that, with continuation of previous medications, traditional fasting during the month of Ramadan can be safely undertaken...
  15. ncbi request reprint Glomerular filtration rate estimation and mortality in an elderly population
    Y Maaravi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatric Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, PO Box 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    QJM 100:441-9. 2007
    ..Few studies have addressed the link between minor renal dysfunction and mortality in the elderly...
  16. ncbi request reprint Moderate renal insufficiency at 70 years predicts mortality
    Y Maaravi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatric Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, PO Box 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    QJM 99:97-102. 2006
    ..Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) diminishes with age. Kidney function in the elderly is often assessed by serum creatinine alone, although it is insensitive in this age group. Formulae for predicting GFR are not widely used...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of acute N-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester (L-NAME) hypertension on glucose tolerance, insulin levels, and [3H]-deoxyglucose muscle uptake
    M Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 10:683-6. 1997
    ..In conclusion, acute L-NAME induced hypertension does not result in glucose intolerance, hyperinsulinemia, or decreased [3H]-deoxyglucose muscle uptake...
  18. ncbi request reprint Siesta and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring. Comparability of the afternoon nap and night sleep
    M Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 7:217-21. 1994
    ..Ignoring actual sleeping time in people who sleep during the day may greatly distort the day-night ambulatory blood pressure difference, when the latter is calculated on the basis of arbitrarily defined "day" and "night" periods...
  19. ncbi request reprint Normal ambulatory blood pressure: a clinical practice-based comparison of two recently published definitions
    I Z Ben-Dov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 19:565-7. 2005
    ..However, some subjects are classified as hypertensive only according to one of these methods, more often by the 24-h cutoff of 125/80. This discordance may be significant in large-scale clinical BP monitoring...
  20. ncbi request reprint Non-dipping in diabetic patients: insights from the siesta
    G Perk
    Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hum Hypertens 16:435-8. 2002
    ..02). The blunted decline of blood pressure during the nap in diabetic patients demonstrates that non-dipping is due to the blunted effect of sleep itself. This can be another facet of autonomic dysfunction seen in diabetes mellitus...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the effect of heart rate on mortality in the elderly
    Gila Perk
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1260-4. 2003
    ..To examine the association between heart rate and mortality risk in the elderly...
  22. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure dipping is reproducible in clinical practice
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Blood Press Monit 10:79-84. 2005
    ..We also examined dipping repeatability in subjects with changing blood pressure...
  23. doi request reprint Linear relationship between systolic and diastolic blood pressure monitored over 24 h: assessment and correlates
    Benjamin Gavish
    InterCure Ltd, Lod, Israel
    J Hypertens 26:199-209. 2008
    ..We evaluated the effect of using symmetric regression on the AASI and its dependence on clinical characteristics using 24-h ambulatory monitoring...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prediction of cardiovascular outcome by the estimated glomerular filtration rate and estimated creatinine clearance in the high-risk hypertension population of the VALUE trial
    Yoram Maaravi
    J Hypertens 26:154; author reply 154. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of masked blood pressure elevations in treated diabetic subjects
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Nephrology and Hypertension Services, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem, Israel 91120
    Arch Intern Med 167:2139-42. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Is siesta masking masked hypertension?
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Hypertension 49:e25; author reply e26. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint [Blunted sleep-related blood pressure decline in diabetic patients]
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Harefuah 146:26-7, 78-9. 2007
    ..Thus, blood pressure non-dipping may explain the increased incidence of left ventricular hypertrophy found in diabetic patients, irrespective of office blood pressure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lack of association between body-mass index and white-coat hypertension among referred patients
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Nephrology and Hypertension Services, and Department of Internal Medicine, Mount Scopus Campus, Hadassah, Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Blood Press Monit 12:95-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this report was to study the relationship between body-mass index and the white-coat effect, defined by ambulatory monitoring...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory pulse pressure is a relatively sleep-independent variable
    Gila Perk
    Hypertension Unit, Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hypertens 21:723-8. 2003
    ..Characterization of sleep-induced pulse and mean arterial pressure (MAP) dip...
  30. ncbi request reprint Predictors of all-cause mortality in clinical ambulatory monitoring: unique aspects of blood pressure during sleep
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Nephrology and Hypertension Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Hypertension 49:1235-41. 2007
    ..The availability of blood pressure measures during sleep and, in particular, the pattern of dipping add clinically predictive information and provide further justification for the use of ambulatory monitoring in patient management...
  31. ncbi request reprint Parallel morning and evening surge in stroke onset, blood pressure, and physical activity
    Michael Bursztyn
    Stroke 33:2346-7; author reply 2346-7. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory Arterial Stiffness Index is not a specific marker of reduced arterial compliance
    Beny Gavish
    Hypertension 50:e18; author reply e19. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Losartan for cardiovascular disease in patient's with and without diabetes in the LIFE study
    Michael Bursztyn
    Lancet 359:2201; author reply 2203-4. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of white-coat and masked hypertension in ambulatory BP monitoring
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus Campus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 117:355-9. 2007
    ..However, reproducibility of these phenomena is unknown. We examined the reproducibility of the white-coat and masking effects with real-life ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM)...
  35. ncbi request reprint How should patients treated with alpha-blockers be followed? Insights from an ambulatory blood pressure monitoring database
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus Campus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Hypertens 24:861-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between use of alpha-blockers and blood pressure dipping...
  36. ncbi request reprint Normal ambulatory blood pressure: a clinical-practice-based analysis of recent American Heart Association recommendations
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus Campus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Med 119:69.e13-8. 2006
    ..Our aim was to investigate the intrinsic compatibility of these blood pressure cutoffs in clinical practice...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular outcomes and antihypertensive drug treatment in older women
    Michael Bursztyn
    JAMA 293:1588; author reply 1588-9. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint Pulse pressure is more susceptible to the white coat effect than is systolic blood pressure: observations from real-life ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 17:535-9. 2004
    ..On the other hand, white coat BP effects are thought to involve neurogenic activation. The aim of this work was to analyze white coat induced variability in pulse pressure...
  39. doi request reprint Sex differences in ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Nephrology and Hypertension Services, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Med 121:509-14. 2008
    ..Referral to ambulatory blood pressure monitoring may have bearing upon blood pressure control and prognosis. We describe sex-related differences in referral for ambulatory monitoring and their prognostic impact...
  40. ncbi request reprint Is prolonged immobilization a risk factor for symptomatic venous thromboembolism in elderly bedridden patients? Results of a historical-cohort study
    Moshe E Gatt
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Thromb Haemost 91:538-43. 2004
    ..Evidence for efficacy or cost effectiveness beyond this early period is not available...
  41. doi request reprint Dipping in type II diabetes: autonomics and diuretics
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    J Hypertens 26:826; author reply 826-7. 2008
  42. ncbi request reprint Out-of-office blood pressure measurement: a new era
    Michael Bursztyn
    Hypertension 45:1070-1. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint In clinical practice, masked hypertension is as common as isolated clinic hypertension: predominance of younger men
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 18:589-93. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the clinical characteristics associated with masked hypertension in subjects referred for ambulatory blood pressure (BP) monitoring...
  44. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Hypertension 46:e1; author reply e1-2. 2005
  45. ncbi request reprint Morning blood pressure surge and the risk of stroke
    Michael Bursztyn
    Circulation 108:e110-1; author reply e110-1. 2003
  46. ncbi request reprint Daytime sleeping and night-time urinating obscure normal dipping
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, P O Box 24035, Jerusalem, Israel, 91240
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:226-7. 2006
  47. doi request reprint The white coat phenomenon is benign in referred treated patients: a 14-year ambulatory blood pressure mortality study
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Nephrology and Hypertension Services, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hypertens 26:699-705. 2008
    ..Previous reports on the prognosis of white coat hypertension are ambiguous. We aimed to determine the prognostic implications of the white coat phenomenon in treated patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint Ethnic gap in coronary artery disease: comparison of the extent, severity, and risk factors in Arab and Jewish middle-aged women
    Shaden Salameh
    From the Department of Medicine Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Israel and the School of Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Cardiometab Syndr 3:26-9. 2008
    ..036). Thus, a combination of an atypical presentation and higher risk (ie, diabetes mellitus combined with hypertension and other risk factors) and much more extensive disease readily explains their worse outcome...
  49. ncbi request reprint Blunted heart rate dip during sleep and all-cause mortality
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Nephrology and Hypertension Services, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem, Israel 91120
    Arch Intern Med 167:2116-21. 2007
    ..We assessed the determinants and mortality associations of heart rate measured during ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) to evaluate its informativeness during activity and sleep...
  50. ncbi request reprint Letter by Ben-Dov and Bursztyn regarding article, "Role of diuretics in the prevention of heart failure: the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial"
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Circulation 115:e18; author reply e19. 2007
  51. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction in obese men
    Michael Bursztyn
    JAMA 292:2466; author reply 2467. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint Nondipping and impaired kidney function: which is the cause?
    Iddo Z Ben-Dov
    Arch Intern Med 166:2158; author reply 2159. 2006
  53. ncbi request reprint Accelerated coronary artery calcification in mildly reduced renal function of high-risk hypertensives: a 3-year prospective observation
    Michael Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hypertens 21:1953-9. 2003
    ..To examine the effect of mild renal dysfunction on coronary artery calcifications...
  54. ncbi request reprint Role of renal nitric oxide synthase in diabetic kidney disease during the chronic phase of diabetes
    Mogher Khamaisi
    Department of Internal Medicine B, Diabetes Center, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Nephron Physiol 102:p72-80. 2006
    ..To evaluate the role of NO in developing diabetic kidney disease, we studied the NO system in streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats for a period of 8 weeks...
  55. ncbi request reprint The new Mayo Clinic equation for estimating glomerular filtration rate
    Yoram Maaravi
    Ann Intern Med 142:680-1; author reply 681. 2005
  56. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor and interleukin-6 levels in hypertensive patients with and without left ventricular hypertrophy
    David Leibowitz
    Coronary Care Unit and Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem
    Blood Press 14:21-4. 2005
    ..Hypertensive patients with elevated LV mass do not consistently exhibit elevated cytokine levels when compared to those with normal LV mass...
  57. ncbi request reprint Vascular events after acute infection or vaccination
    Michael Bursztyn
    N Engl J Med 352:1151-3; author reply 1151-3. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint Measurement of wall thickness alone does not accurately assess the presence of left ventricular hypertrophy
    David Leibowitz
    Coronary Care Unit and Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Exp Hypertens 29:119-25. 2007
    ..The measurement of WT alone overestimates LVH in males and underestimates LVH in females and should not be used as a surrogate marker for increased LV mass...