Nachum Vaisman

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of tumor load on energy expenditure in patients with pancreatic cancer
    Nachum Vaisman
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pancreas 41:230-2. 2012
  2. pmc Short-term effect of prebiotics administration on stool characteristics and serum cytokines dynamics in very young children with acute diarrhea
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faulty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nutrients 2:683-92. 2010
  3. doi request reprint n-3 phosphatidylserine attenuated scopolamine-induced amnesia in middle-aged rats
    Nachum Vaisman
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:952-9. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Do patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) have increased energy needs?
    Nachum Vaisman
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 279:26-9. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Tube feeding with a diabetes-specific feed for 12 weeks improves glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes patients
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Weizmanstreet 6, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Nutr 28:549-55. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlation between changes in blood fatty acid composition and visual sustained attention performance in children with inattention: effect of dietary n-3 fatty acids containing phospholipids
    Nachum Vaisman
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1170-80. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Breakfast improves cognitive function in cirrhotic patients with cognitive impairment
    Nachum Vaisman
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:137-40. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Malabsorption is a major contributor to underweight in Crohn's disease patients in remission
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nutrition 22:855-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Camel's milk and gastric emptying
    Nachum Vaisman
    The Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weisman Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Nutr 25:622-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Catalytic amounts of fructose may improve glucose tolerance in subjects with uncontrolled non-insulin-dependent diabetes
    Nachum Vaisman
    The Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Clin Nutr 25:617-21. 2006

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Effect of tumor load on energy expenditure in patients with pancreatic cancer
    Nachum Vaisman
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pancreas 41:230-2. 2012
    ..We studied the effect of tumor load on resting energy expenditure (REE) in patients with pancreatic cancer after normalizing for their daily caloric intake and body composition...
  2. pmc Short-term effect of prebiotics administration on stool characteristics and serum cytokines dynamics in very young children with acute diarrhea
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faulty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nutrients 2:683-92. 2010
    ..The only significant change in pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines was decreased TNF-α levels in the supplemented group. Prebiotic supplementation during acute diarrhea episodes did not influence the clinical course...
  3. doi request reprint n-3 phosphatidylserine attenuated scopolamine-induced amnesia in middle-aged rats
    Nachum Vaisman
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:952-9. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the n-3 LC-PUFA carrier may play a role in these fatty acids bioavailability and their impact on specific cognitive processes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) have increased energy needs?
    Nachum Vaisman
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 279:26-9. 2009
    ..We investigated the contribution of some of the components contributing to resting energy expenditure (REE) in order to determine whether potentially higher energy needs should be considered for these patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tube feeding with a diabetes-specific feed for 12 weeks improves glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes patients
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Weizmanstreet 6, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Nutr 28:549-55. 2009
    ..Assess longer-term (12 weeks) effects of a diabetes-specific feed on postprandial glucose response, glycaemic control (HbA1c), lipid profile, (pre)-albumin, clinical course and tolerance in diabetic patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlation between changes in blood fatty acid composition and visual sustained attention performance in children with inattention: effect of dietary n-3 fatty acids containing phospholipids
    Nachum Vaisman
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1170-80. 2008
    ..However, the exact metabolic fate of dietary eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) on different glyceride carriers remains unclear...
  7. ncbi request reprint Breakfast improves cognitive function in cirrhotic patients with cognitive impairment
    Nachum Vaisman
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:137-40. 2010
    ..High protein load precipitates hepatic encephalopathy in cirrhotic patients. Minimal hepatic encephalopathy (MHE) is a prevalent neurocognitive complication of cirrhosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Malabsorption is a major contributor to underweight in Crohn's disease patients in remission
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Nutrition 22:855-9. 2006
    ..Undernutrition has been reported in 65-75% of patients with Crohn's disease. The present study aimed at identifying the relative contribution of malnutrition-causing factors in patients with Crohn's disease in remission...
  9. ncbi request reprint Camel's milk and gastric emptying
    Nachum Vaisman
    The Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weisman Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Nutr 25:622-5. 2006
    ..The present study tested the hypothesis that due to its different precipitation properties, gastric emptying of camel's milk may be quicker than that of bovine's milk with the same caloric and fat content...
  10. ncbi request reprint Catalytic amounts of fructose may improve glucose tolerance in subjects with uncontrolled non-insulin-dependent diabetes
    Nachum Vaisman
    The Clinical Nutrition Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Clin Nutr 25:617-21. 2006
    ..It was suggested that acute ingestion of small amounts of fructose can improve glucose homeostasis...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effect of fish oil supplementation on cytokine production in children
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur Cytokine Netw 16:194-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, our results indicate an increased production of both pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokines, with and without LPS stimulation, in children on 12 weeks' n-3 PUFA supplementation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Changes in cytokine production and impaired hematopoiesis in patients with anorexia nervosa: the effect of refeeding
    Nachum Vaisman
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Sourasky Tel Aviv Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Cytokine 26:255-61. 2004
    ..The changes in the levels of hormones and cytokines known to be involved in hematopoiesis along refeeding may suggest a role for these factors in anorexia nervosa...
  13. ncbi request reprint Increased resting energy expenditure in subjects with Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy
    N Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Centre, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Neuromuscul Disord 14:142-6. 2004
    ..If not met by increased caloric intake, this greater energy expenditure may partially contribute to a further deterioration in their muscle performance...
  14. ncbi request reprint The involvement of IL-6 and IL-8 in acute invasive gastroenteritis of children
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Cytokine 22:194-7. 2003
    ..The difference in IL-6, and to a lesser degree IL-8, between proven and non-proven bacterial etiologies, needs further investigation...
  15. pmc Diet of patients after pouch surgery may affect pouch inflammation
    Orit Ianco
    Orit Ianco, Amos Ofer, Erwin Santo, Iris Dotan, Comprehensive Pouch Clinic, IBD Center, Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    World J Gastroenterol 19:6458-64. 2013
    ..To investigate the diet of pouch patients compared to healthy controls, and to correlate pouch patients' diet with disease behavior...
  16. ncbi request reprint Outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy insertion in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in relation to respiratory dysfunction
    Michal Sarfaty
    Department of Neurology and ALS Clinic and Department of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Medical Centre, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:528-32. 2013
    ..Therefore, according to our data, PEG insertion may be regarded as safe even in patients with low FVC and should be offered even to patients with respiratory dysfunction...
  17. ncbi request reprint Enteral feeding enriched with carotenoids normalizes the carotenoid status and reduces oxidative stress in long-term enterally fed patients
    Nachum Vaisman
    Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    Clin Nutr 25:897-905. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint Energy expenditure in human milk- versus formula-fed preterm infants
    Ronit Lubetzky
    Department of Neonatology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Pediatr 143:750-3. 2003
    ..EE was measured by indirect calorimetry 1 hour before feeding, 20 minutes during feeding, and 1 hour after feeding in a servo-controlled convective incubator. Energy content of human milk was analyzed by bomb calorimetry...
  19. pmc Effect of levan supplement in orange juice on weight, gastrointestinal symptoms and metabolic profile of healthy subjects: results of an 8-week clinical trial
    Eva Niv
    The Unit of Clinical Nutrition, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, 76589, Israel
    Nutrients 4:638-47. 2012
    ..In conclusion, levan itself had no effect on weight, gastrointestinal symptoms or metabolic profile of healthy volunteers. Its possible effect on obese, hypertensive or hyperlipidemic patients should be investigated in further studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of Lactobacillus reuteri ATCC 55730 in the treatment of patients with irritable bowel syndrome--a double blind, placebo-controlled, randomized study
    Eva Niv
    The Department of Gastroenterology, Sourasky Medical Center, Meir Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Clin Nutr 24:925-31. 2005
    ..Probiotics may ease symptoms in IBS patients by changing gut microflora, reducing mucosal inflammation and exerting antibacterial effects...
  21. doi request reprint Ketogenic diet treatment in adults with refractory epilepsy: a prospective pilot study
    Amnon Mosek
    The Headache Clinic of the Department of Neurology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Seizure 18:30-3. 2009
    ..To assess the efficacy of ketogenic diet (KD) in adults with refractory epilepsy...
  22. ncbi request reprint The role of nutrition and chemoprevention in colorectal cancer: from observations to expectations
    Nachum Vaisman
    Nutrition Unit, Department of Gastroenterology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 16:201-17. 2002
    ..Yet the chemical and biological complexity of the food, the difficulty in measuring habitual diets and the unavoidable changes in food constituents following a specific change in diet all contribute to this complexity...
  23. doi request reprint The effect of sibutramine intake on resting and exercise physiological responses
    Arie Rotstein
    Department of Life Sciences, Zinman College, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:17-23. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of a short-term sibutramine intake on energy expenditure and on physiological responses during rest, submaximal exercise and maximal exercise in obese women...