Michal Shani

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The second generation and asthma: Prevalence of asthma among Israeli born children of Ethiopian origin
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine Central District, Clalit Health Service, Israel
    Respir Med 107:519-23. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint [Family physicians attitude towards quality indicator program]
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine Central District, Clalit Health Services, Israel
    Harefuah 151:589-91, 604. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Is rosiglitazone use associated with an increase in intensive eye treatment in diabetic patients? A community based study
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine Central District, Clalit Health Service, Israel
    Eur J Gen Pract 17:205-9. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Achieving target cholesterol levels in diabetic patients: potency of the statin or potency of the physician?
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine, Clalit Health Services, Central District, Rehovot, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:354-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Characteristics of diabetics with poor glycemic control who achieve good control
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine, Central District, Clalit Health Service, Rehovot, Israel
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:490-6. 2008
  6. pmc Patient characteristics correlated with quality indicator outcomes in diabetes care
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine, Clalit Health Service, Israel
    Br J Gen Pract 60:655-9. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Adherence with statins over 8 years in a usual care setting
    Shlomo Vinker
    Department of Family Medicine, Tel Aviv University, POB 14238, Ashdod 77042, Israel
    Am J Manag Care 14:388-92. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint [Attitudes of family physicians to influenza vaccination after a cluster of deaths that were initially attributed to the vaccination]
    Roberto Ainbinder
    Department of Family Medicine, Central District, Clalit Health Service, Rishon Lezion, Israel
    Harefuah 147:947-9, 1032. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint [Has the time come to adopt consultation time as a new technology for "the basket"? A literature review of the relations between consultation duration and consultation quality in primary care]
    Yael Landau
    Department of Family Medicine, Central District, Clalit Health Services, Rishon Le Zion
    Harefuah 147:1016-20, 1026. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [Impact of living in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip on chronic disease among the Jewish population]
    Eliezer l Kitai
    Department of Family Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 147:774-6, 838-9. 2008

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint The second generation and asthma: Prevalence of asthma among Israeli born children of Ethiopian origin
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine Central District, Clalit Health Service, Israel
    Respir Med 107:519-23. 2013
    ..We compared the prevalence of asthma among Israeli born children of Ethiopian origin to that in non-Ethiopian children...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Family physicians attitude towards quality indicator program]
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine Central District, Clalit Health Services, Israel
    Harefuah 151:589-91, 604. 2012
    ..Quality indicator programs for primary care are implanted throughout the world improving quality in health care. In this study, we have assessed family physicians attitudes towards the quality indicators program in Israel...
  3. doi request reprint Is rosiglitazone use associated with an increase in intensive eye treatment in diabetic patients? A community based study
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine Central District, Clalit Health Service, Israel
    Eur J Gen Pract 17:205-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of rosiglitazone on diabetic retinopathy in the usual care setting...
  4. ncbi request reprint Achieving target cholesterol levels in diabetic patients: potency of the statin or potency of the physician?
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine, Clalit Health Services, Central District, Rehovot, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:354-7. 2008
    ..The introduction of more potent statins such as atorvastatin and rosuvastatin in Israel was accompanied by massive advertising about their superiority...
  5. doi request reprint Characteristics of diabetics with poor glycemic control who achieve good control
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine, Central District, Clalit Health Service, Rehovot, Israel
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:490-6. 2008
    ..To find the characteristics of diabetics with poorly controlled diabetes that became well controlled compared with the patients with poorly controlled diabetes that remained poorly controlled...
  6. pmc Patient characteristics correlated with quality indicator outcomes in diabetes care
    Michal Shani
    Department of Family Medicine, Clalit Health Service, Israel
    Br J Gen Pract 60:655-9. 2010
    ..Quality indicators were adopted to compare quality of care across health systems...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adherence with statins over 8 years in a usual care setting
    Shlomo Vinker
    Department of Family Medicine, Tel Aviv University, POB 14238, Ashdod 77042, Israel
    Am J Manag Care 14:388-92. 2008
    ..To describe adherence with statin treatment in a usual practice setting and to investigate potential determinants of better adherence...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Attitudes of family physicians to influenza vaccination after a cluster of deaths that were initially attributed to the vaccination]
    Roberto Ainbinder
    Department of Family Medicine, Central District, Clalit Health Service, Rishon Lezion, Israel
    Harefuah 147:947-9, 1032. 2008
    ..We postulated that this event affected family physicians who usually recommend vaccination, and caused a change in their prescribing behavior...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Has the time come to adopt consultation time as a new technology for "the basket"? A literature review of the relations between consultation duration and consultation quality in primary care]
    Yael Landau
    Department of Family Medicine, Central District, Clalit Health Services, Rishon Le Zion
    Harefuah 147:1016-20, 1026. 2008
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  10. ncbi request reprint [Impact of living in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip on chronic disease among the Jewish population]
    Eliezer l Kitai
    Department of Family Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 147:774-6, 838-9. 2008
    ..To assess chronic physical morbidity in the terror-prone Jewish population of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip (WBGS)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predicting type 2 diabetes mellitus using haemoglobin A1c: A community-based historic cohort study
    Nataly Lerner
    Department of Family Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Gen Pract 20:100-6. 2014
    ..5% were associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes during a five-to-eight-year follow-up period. Findings support the use of HbA1c testing as a screening tool in populations at risk of developing diabetes. ..
  12. doi request reprint N-acetylcysteine may improve residual renal function in hemodialysis patients: a pilot study
    Leonid Feldman
    Nephrology Division, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Hemodial Int 16:512-6. 2012
    ..12 to 0.29 ± 0.14 (P < 0.01), and residual GFR increased from 1.6 ± 1.6 to 2.4 ± 2.3 mL/minute/1.73 m(2) (P < 0.01). N-acetylcysteine may improve RRF in patients treated with chronic hemodialysis...
  13. ncbi request reprint [The untold story--the stories of Ethiopian women]
    Galit Erez
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 147:975-7, 1030. 2008
    ..They presented many different complaints, with no medical explanations. Their stories illuminate personal, social and cultural concepts which characterize these women...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of timing of the first cannulation on survival of arteriovenous hemodialysis grafts
    Leonid Feldman
    Nephrology Department, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ther Apher Dial 17:60-4. 2013
    ..In our study, timing of the first cannulation of a new arteriovenous polytetrafluoroethylene graft had no significant impact on graft survival...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Breastfeeding characteristics and reasons to stop breastfeeding]
    Michal Shani
    Kiryat Moshe Clinic, Rehovot
    Harefuah 142:426-8, 486. 2003
    ..Decision making concerning breastfeeding is a complicated process with many variables influencing the decision to breastfeed or not...