Category: Publications

Publication: Diabetes, prostate cancer screening and risk of low- and high-grade prostate cancer: an 11 year historical population follow-up study of more than 1 million men.

Diabetes, prostate cancer screening and risk of low- and high-grade prostate cancer: an 11 year historical population follow-up study of more than 1 million men. Diabetologia, 2016. 59(8): p. 1683-91. Dankner R, Boffetta P, Keinan-Boker L, Balicer…

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Publication: Adherence to antidepressants is associated with lower mortality: a four-year population-based cohort study

Adherence to antidepressants is associated with lower mortality: a four-year population-based cohort study. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 2016. 77(5): p. e566-72. Krivoy A, Balicer RD, Feldman B, Hoshen M, Zalsman G, Weizman A, Shoval G.   Abstract Objective: Despite the growing…

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Publication: Functional status before and during acute hospitalization and readmission risk identification

Functional status before and during acute hospitalization and readmission risk identification. Journal of Hospital Medicine, 2016. 11(9):636-41. Tonkikh O, Shadmi E, Flaks-Manov N, Hoshen M, Balicer RD, Zisberg A.   Abstract Background: Recent efforts…

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Publication: Obesity or smoking: Which factor contributes more to the incidence of myocardial infarction?

Obesity or smoking: Which factor contributes more to the incidence of myocardial infarction? European Journal of Internal Medicine, 2016. 32: p. 43-6. Dicker D, Feldman BS, Leventer-Roberts M, Benis A.   Abstract Objective:…

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Publication: Reversible airway obstruction in cystic fibrosis: Common, but not associated with characteristics of asthma

Reversible airway obstruction in cystic fibrosis: Common, but not associated with characteristics of asthma. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 2016. 15(5):652-9. Levine H, Cohen-Cymberknoh M, Klein N, Hoshen M, Mussaffi H, Stafler P, Breuer…

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Publication: Predictors of persistent carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriacea carriage upon readmission and score development

Predictors of persistent carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriacea carriage upon readmission and score development. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 2016. 11: p. 1-9. Ciobotaro P, Flaks-Manov N, Oved M, Schattner A, Hoshen M, Ben-Yosef E, Balicer RD,…

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Publication: Risk factors for and impact of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii colonization and infection

Risk factors for and impact of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii colonization and infection: matched case-control study. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology Infectious Diseases, 2015. 34(10): pp. 2063-8. Henig O, Weber G, Hoshen MB,…

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Publication: Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate Within the Normal or Mildly Impaired Range and Incident Cardiovascular Disease

Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate Within the Normal or Mildly Impaired Range and Incident Cardiovascular Disease. The American Journal of Medicine, 2015. 128(9): p. 1015-22 Eisen A, Hoshen M, Balicer RD, Reges O, Rabi Y,…

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