P Lichtenberg

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The residential care alternative for the acutely psychotic patient
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Hospital, School of Medicine of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, POB 3900, Jerusalem, 90135, Israel
    Psychiatr Q 82:329-41. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Reduced prepulse inhibition is associated with increased hypnotizability
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Ezrath Nashim Herzog Memorial Hospital, and Hadassah Medical School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:541-5. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Clinical case management of revolving door patients - a semi-randomized study
    P Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Hospital, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 117:449-54. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Hypnotizability and blink rate: a test of the dopamine hypothesis
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    S Herzog Memorial Hospital and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 56:243-54. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Politics and psychopathology in an Arab-Israeli patient
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Psychiatry 66:360-3. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypnotic susceptibility: multidimensional relationships with Cloninger's Tridimensional Personality Questionnaire, COMT polymorphisms, absorption, and attentional characteristics
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    S Herzog Memorial Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 52:47-72. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Israeli norms for the Harvard Group Scale of Hypnotic Susceptibility, Form A
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    S Herzog Memorial Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 56:384-93. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Israeli norms for the Stanford hypnotic susceptibility scale, Form C
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Herzog Hospital and the Hadassah Medical School of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 57:227-37. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The goals and limitations of Israel's psychiatric case register
    P Lichtenberg
    Mental Health Services Section, Israel Ministry of Health, Jerusalem
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1043-8. 1999
  10. pmc The ethics of the placebo in clinical practice
    P Lichtenberg
    Herzog Hospital, POB 35300, Jerusalem 91351, Israel
    J Med Ethics 30:551-4. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint The residential care alternative for the acutely psychotic patient
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Hospital, School of Medicine of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, POB 3900, Jerusalem, 90135, Israel
    Psychiatr Q 82:329-41. 2011
    ..For most patients requiring psychiatric hospitalization, residential treatment can be a viable alternative to inpatient hospitalization. Issues of cost, therapeutic effectiveness, and long-term outcomes still need to be studied...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reduced prepulse inhibition is associated with increased hypnotizability
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Ezrath Nashim Herzog Memorial Hospital, and Hadassah Medical School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:541-5. 2008
    ..We conclude that hypnotizability and PPI may be negatively correlated. These findings lend further support for the role of dopaminergic neurotransmission mechanisms in the determination of hypnotizability levels...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical case management of revolving door patients - a semi-randomized study
    P Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Hospital, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 117:449-54. 2008
    ..To assess the effectiveness of psychiatric clinical case management...
  4. doi request reprint Hypnotizability and blink rate: a test of the dopamine hypothesis
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    S Herzog Memorial Hospital and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 56:243-54. 2008
    ..The results do not provide evidence for a role of dopamine in determining hypnotizability...
  5. ncbi request reprint Politics and psychopathology in an Arab-Israeli patient
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Psychiatry 66:360-3. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypnotic susceptibility: multidimensional relationships with Cloninger's Tridimensional Personality Questionnaire, COMT polymorphisms, absorption, and attentional characteristics
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    S Herzog Memorial Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 52:47-72. 2004
    ..1%) and highly (81.5%) hypnotizable groups. These results suggest that highly hypnotizable persons have a more effective frontolimbic attentional system and further suggest the involvement of dopaminergic systems in hypnotizability...
  7. doi request reprint Israeli norms for the Harvard Group Scale of Hypnotic Susceptibility, Form A
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    S Herzog Memorial Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 56:384-93. 2008
    ..The author speculates that the slightly lower scores obtained may be due to the larger group of subjects present in each session. Overall, the Israeli data are congruent with the reference samples...
  8. doi request reprint Israeli norms for the Stanford hypnotic susceptibility scale, Form C
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Herzog Hospital and the Hadassah Medical School of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 57:227-37. 2009
    ..We conclude that the Hebrew version of the SHSS:C can be used for the assessment of hypnotizability and recommend that the discontinuation criterion be applied...
  9. ncbi request reprint The goals and limitations of Israel's psychiatric case register
    P Lichtenberg
    Mental Health Services Section, Israel Ministry of Health, Jerusalem
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1043-8. 1999
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  10. pmc The ethics of the placebo in clinical practice
    P Lichtenberg
    Herzog Hospital, POB 35300, Jerusalem 91351, Israel
    J Med Ethics 30:551-4. 2004
    ..It is suggested that in select cases, use of the placebo may even be morally imperative. The argument is illustrated by three case vignettes...
  11. ncbi request reprint D-serine efficacy as add-on pharmacotherapy to risperidone and olanzapine for treatment-refractory schizophrenia
    Uriel Heresco-Levy
    Ezrath Nashim Herzog Memorial Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel Department of Psychiatry, Hadassah Medical School, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Biol Psychiatry 57:577-85. 2005
    ..We assessed the efficacy and safety of D-serine adjuvant treatment for Occidental schizophrenia patients treated with newer atypical antipsychotics...
  12. ncbi request reprint Shiatsu as an adjuvant therapy for schizophrenia: an open-label pilot study
    Pesach Lichtenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Memorial Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Altern Ther Health Med 15:44-6. 2009
    ..Studies have suggested a possible role for shiatsu in treating a variety of mental and physical ailments...
  13. doi request reprint Very high-dose clozapine and electroconvulsive therapy combination treatment in a patient with schizophrenia
    Shikma Keller
    Department of Psychiatry, Sarah Herzog Memorial Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J ECT 25:280-1. 2009
    ..However, adverse effects were limited to mild cognitive disturbances. Our experience adds to other reports suggesting that clozapine and electroconvulsive therapy can be combined without causing excessive adverse effects...
  14. ncbi request reprint Enhanced serotonergic responsivity following electroconvulsive therapy in patients with major depression
    B Shapira
    Depression Treatment Unit, Ezrath Nashim Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Br J Psychiatry 160:223-9. 1992
    ..These findings suggest that ECT enhances central serotonergic responsivity and extend to depressed patients pre-clinical observations regarding the effect of electroconvulsive shock on serotonergic function...
  15. ncbi request reprint Exploratory association study between catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) high/low enzyme activity polymorphism and hypnotizability
    P Lichtenberg
    S Herzog Memorial Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Med Genet 96:771-4. 2000
    ..This association was significant for men but not for women. As for all case-control studies, these results need to be interpreted cautiously and require replication. Am. J. Med. Genet. (Neuropsychiatr. Genet.) 96:771-774, 2000...
  16. pmc Questionnaire survey on use of placebo
    Uriel Nitzan
    Herzog Hospital and Hadassah School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, POB 35300, Jerusalem 91351, Israel
    BMJ 329:944-6. 2004
    ..To gauge the frequency and circumstances of use of placebo in clinical practice and the attitudes towards its use among those who administer it...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reduction in inpatient length of stay and changes in mental health care in Israel over four decades: a national case register study
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 40:240-7. 2003
    ....
  18. pmc AVPR1a and SLC6A4 gene polymorphisms are associated with creative dance performance
    Rachel Bachner-Melman
    Department of Psychology, Mount Scopus, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS Genet 1:e42. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of transfer of long-stay psychiatric inpatients from hospital to hospital
    Nelly Zilber
    Falk Institute for Mental Health and Behavioral Studies, Kfar Shaul Hospital, Jerusalem French Research Center, C N R S, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 40:290-6. 2003
    ..The purpose of our study was to investigate how the mental health of a group of such patients was affected by their being transferred to another hospital...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Hypnosis: clinical applications]
    Noam Weizman
    Hadassah Medical School, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
    Harefuah 143:42-6, 85, 84. 2004
    ..Hypnosis has a wide variety of applications in medicine. In recent years, recognition has grown for the need to subject the effectiveness of hypnosis to accepted research standards of clinical medicine...
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychotic exacerbation in a patient with seizure disorder treated with vagus nerve stimulation
    Shikma Keller
    Department of Psychiatry, Herzog Memorial Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:550-1. 2008