Category: Publications

Recent Publication: Is Patient Support Program Participation Associated with Longer Persistence and Improved Adherence Among New Users of Adalimumab?

Is Patient Support Program Participation Associated with Longer Persistence and Improved Adherence Among New Users of Adalimumab? A Retrospective Cohort Study. Advances in Therapy, 2018. (Epub ahead of print) Srulovici E, Garg V, Ghilai A, Feldman…

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Recent Publication: The incidence of acute pulmonary embolism following syncope in anticoagulant-naïve patients

The incidence of acute pulmonary embolism following syncope in anticoagulant-naïve patients: A retrospective cohort study. PLoS One, 2018. 13(3): e0193725. Epstein D, Berger G, Barda N, Marcusohn E, Barak-Corren Y, Muhsen K, Balicer R, Azzam Z.   Abstract Background: A…

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Recent Publication: Comparing Management and Outcomes in Men and Women With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation

Comparing Management and Outcomes in Men and Women With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation: Data From a Population-Based Cohort. JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology, 2018. 4(5): pp. 604-614. Arnson Y, Hoshen M, Berliner Senderey A, Reges O, Balicer R, Leibowitz…

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Recent Publication: Association of Bariatric Surgery Using Laparoscopic Banding, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, or Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy vs Usual Care Obesity Management With All-Cause Mortality.

Association of Bariatric Surgery Using Laparoscopic Banding, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, or Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy vs Usual Care Obesity Management With All-Cause Mortality. JAMA, 2018. 319: pp. 279-290. Reges O, Greenland P, Dicker…

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Recent Publication: Using big data for non-communicable disease surveillance.

Using big data for non-communicable disease surveillance. The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, 2018. 6(8): pp. 595-598 Balicer RD, Luengo-Oroz M, Cohen-Stavi C, Loyola E, Mantingh F, Romanoff L, Galea G.   Summary…

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Recent Publication: DisEpi: Compact Visualization as a Tool for Applied Epidemiological Research

DisEpi: Compact Visualization as a Tool for Applied Epidemiological Research. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 2017. 244 (The Practice of Patient Centered Care: Empowering and Engaging Patients in the Digital Era):…

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Recent Publication: Identification and Description of Healthcare Customer Communication Patterns Among Individuals with Diabetes in Clalit Health Services: A Retrospective Database Study

Identification and Description of Healthcare Customer Communication Patterns Among Individuals with Diabetes in Clalit Health Services: A Retrospective Database Study. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 2017. 244 (The Practice of Patient…

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Recent Publication: Low adherence to antidepressants is associated with increased mortality in Parkinson disease patients

Low adherence to antidepressants is associated with increased mortality in Parkinson disease patients. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 2017. 43: pp. 92-96. Shoval G, Stubbs B, Balicer RD, Feldman B, Hoshen M, Zalsman G,…

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