Ram Weiss

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Obesity dynamics and cardiovascular risk factor stability in obese adolescents
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Metabolism and Nutrition, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Diabetes 10:360-7. 2009
  2. pmc Adiponectin and lipoprotein particle size
    Ram Weiss
    Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Care 32:1317-9. 2009
  3. pmc Short-term dynamics and metabolic impact of abdominal fat depots after bariatric surgery
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Metabolismand Nutrition, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Care 32:1910-5. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in childhood - causes and effects
    Ram Weiss
    Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Endocr Dev 19:62-72. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The triglyceride to high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol ratio in adolescence and subsequent weight gain predict nuclear magnetic resonance-measured lipoprotein subclasses in adulthood
    Ram Weiss
    Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 158:44-50. 2011
  6. pmc Basal alpha-cell up-regulation in obese insulin-resistant adolescents
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Metabolism and Nutrition, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:91-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Effect of a local heating device on insulin and glucose pharmacokinetic profiles in an open-label, randomized, two-period, one-way crossover study in patients with type 1 diabetes using continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion
    Itamar Raz
    The Diabetes Center, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Ther 31:980-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Patho-physiology and dynamics of altered glucose metabolism in obese children and adolescents
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Pediatr Obes 3:15-20. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Fatty liver disease in obese children--relation to other metabolic risk factors
    Oded Volovelsky
    Department of Pediatrics, Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:59-64. 2011
  10. pmc What is metabolic syndrome, and why are children getting it?
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1281:123-40. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Obesity dynamics and cardiovascular risk factor stability in obese adolescents
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Metabolism and Nutrition, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Diabetes 10:360-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of obesity dynamics on cardiovascular risk factors and on the stability of the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome (MS) in obese youth...
  2. pmc Adiponectin and lipoprotein particle size
    Ram Weiss
    Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Care 32:1317-9. 2009
    ..We evaluated the relationships of plasma adiponectin with lipoprotein mean particle size and subclass concentrations, independent of obesity and insulin sensitivity...
  3. pmc Short-term dynamics and metabolic impact of abdominal fat depots after bariatric surgery
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Metabolismand Nutrition, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Care 32:1910-5. 2009
    ..Bariatric surgery is gaining acceptance as an efficient treatment modality for obese patients. Mechanistic explanations regarding the effects of bariatric surgery on body composition and fat distribution are still limited...
  4. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in childhood - causes and effects
    Ram Weiss
    Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Endocr Dev 19:62-72. 2010
    ..Thus, using threshold-based definitions of the syndrome is still important, useful and practical for the sake of risk stratification, longitudinal follow-up and potentially for treatment considerations...
  5. doi request reprint The triglyceride to high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol ratio in adolescence and subsequent weight gain predict nuclear magnetic resonance-measured lipoprotein subclasses in adulthood
    Ram Weiss
    Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 158:44-50. 2011
    ..To assess whether the fasting triglyceride-to-high-density lipoprotein (HDL)-cholesterol (TG/HDL) ratio in adolescence is predictive of a proatherogenic lipid profile in adulthood...
  6. pmc Basal alpha-cell up-regulation in obese insulin-resistant adolescents
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Metabolism and Nutrition, Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:91-7. 2011
    ..We postulated that worsening obesity and insulin resistance will be reflected as an up-regulated (less suppressible) islet secretion profile...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of a local heating device on insulin and glucose pharmacokinetic profiles in an open-label, randomized, two-period, one-way crossover study in patients with type 1 diabetes using continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion
    Itamar Raz
    The Diabetes Center, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Ther 31:980-7. 2009
    ..InsuPatch (InsuLine Medical Ltd., Petach-Tikva, Israel) is a device intended to accelerate subcutaneous insulin delivery using an insulin pump by locally warming the infusion site...
  8. doi request reprint Patho-physiology and dynamics of altered glucose metabolism in obese children and adolescents
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Pediatr Obes 3:15-20. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Fatty liver disease in obese children--relation to other metabolic risk factors
    Oded Volovelsky
    Department of Pediatrics, Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:59-64. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc What is metabolic syndrome, and why are children getting it?
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1281:123-40. 2013
    ..These culminate in an adverse biochemical phenotype, including development of altered glucose metabolism and early atherogenesis during childhood and early adulthood...
  11. doi request reprint Scanning electron microscopic analysis of intramyocellular lipid droplets in an animal model of type 2 diabetes
    Merav Fraenkel
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Service, Department of Internal Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:695-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the accumulation pattern of intramyocellular lipids (IMCLs) in striated muscle during the development and progression of diabetes, using a novel scanning electron microscopic method...
  12. doi request reprint Nutritional deficiencies in bariatric surgery candidates
    Chaya Schweiger
    Bariatric Surgery Service, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Obes Surg 20:193-7. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Impaired glucose tolerance and risk factors for progression to type 2 diabetes in youth
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Pediatrics, The Diabetes Center, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Diabetes 8:70-5. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint The Controversies in Obesity, Diabetes and Hypertension (CODHy) meeting: what is it all about?
    Itamar Raz
    Diabetes Center, Hadassah Hebrew School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Care 31:S111-2. 2008
  15. doi request reprint Effect of different bariatric operations on food tolerance and quality of eating
    Chaya Schweiger
    Bariatric Surgery Service, Hebrew University School of Medicine, Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Obes Surg 20:1393-9. 2010
    ..However, the difficulties diminish as time passes after operation and can be affected by the type of procedure. Patients undergoing LAGB have significantly greater limitations and difficulties to ingest variety of foods...
  16. doi request reprint Metabolic complications of childhood obesity: identifying and mitigating the risk
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Diabetes Center, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Care 31:S310-6. 2008
    ..Early diagnosis may help allocate resources for intensive interventions that may benefit individuals at greatest risk for early obesity-related morbidity...
  17. ncbi request reprint The young female athlete
    Michal Hurvitz
    Hebrew University School of Medicine, Department of Human Metabolism and Nutrition, Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 7:43-9. 2009
    ..The long term prognosis is good. However, significant long term morbidity may affect these young women later in life...
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of sulodexide in the treatment of diabetic nephropathy
    Ram Weiss
    Diabetes Center, Hadassah Hebrew University School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Drugs 67:2681-96. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive continuous glucose monitoring using photoacoustic technology-results from the first 62 subjects
    Ram Weiss
    The Diabetes Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabetes Technol Ther 9:68-74. 2007
    ..Continuous glucose monitoring is a useful tool for the achievement of improved glucose control in patients with diabetes. We tested the ability of a novel noninvasive continuous glucose monitor to track glucose excursions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Focus on childhood fitness, not just fatness
    Ram Weiss
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Lancet 368:261-2. 2006