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School of Public Health: Paltiel Ora

Researchers / חוקרים

 Last updated December 2021 - School of Public Health

List of Publications

(1) Paltiel O, Hochner H, Chinitz D, Clarfield AM, Gileles-Hillel A, Lahad A, et al. Academic activism on behalf of children during the COVID-19 pandemic in Israel; beyond public health advocacy. Isr J Health Policy Res 2021;10(1).

(2) Loewenberg Weisband Y, Torres L, Paltiel O, Sagy YW, Calderon-Margalit R, Manor O. Socioeconomic disparity trends in cancer screening among women after introduction of national quality indicators. Ann Fam Med 2021;19(5):396-404.

(3) Youssim I, Gorfine M, Calderon-Margalit R, Manor O, Paltiel O, Siscovick DS, et al. Holocaust Experience and Mortality Patterns: 4-Decade Follow-up in a Population-Based Cohort. Am J Epidemiol 2021;190(8):1541-1549.

(4) Shauly-Aharonov M, Shafrir A, Paltiel O, Calderon-Margalit R, Safadi R, Bicher R, et al. Both high and low pre-infection glucose levels associated with increased risk for severe COVID-19: New insights from a population-based study. PLoS ONE 2021;16(7 July).

(5) Paltiel O, Raviv Sharabi G, Tzemach R, Rechavi T, Trachtenberg E, Goldschmidt N, et al. Limiting surveillance imaging for patients with lymphoma in remission: A mixed methods study leading to a Choosing Wisely recommendation. BMJ Qual Saf 2021;30(4):300-310.

(6) Shafrir A, Shauly-Aharonov M, Katz LH, Paltiel O, Pickman Y, Ackerman Z. The association between serum vitamin d levels and helicobacter pylori presence and eradication. Nutrients 2021;13(1):1-12.

(7) Dior UP, Karavani G, Bursztyn M, Paltiel O, Calderon-Margalit R, Friedlander Y, et al. Birth Weight and Maternal Body Size as Determinants of Blood Pressure at Age 17: Results from the Jerusalem Perinatal Study Cohort. Matern Child Health J 2021;25(1):162-171.

(8) Ben-Eli H, Solomon A, Aframian DJ, Ben-Chetrit E, Mevorach D, Kleinstern G, et al. Serological and hematological characteristics of Sjogren’s syndrome and dry eye syndrome patients using a novel immune serology technique. PLoS ONE 2020;15(12 December).

(9) Paltiel O, Berhe E, Aberha AH, Tequare MH, Balabanova D. A public-private partnership for dialysis provision in Ethiopia: A model for high-cost care in low-resource settings. Health Policy Plann 2020;35(9):1262-1267.

(10) Schapira M, Manor O, Golan N, Kalo D, Mordehay V, Kirshenbaum N, et al. Involuntary human exposure to carbamazepine: A cross-sectional study of correlates across the lifespan and dietary spectrum. Environ Int 2020;143.

(11) Lewis P, Hellmich M, Fritschi L, Tikellis G, Morfeld P, Groß JV, et al. Perinatal photoperiod and childhood cancer: pooled results from 182,856 individuals in the international childhood cancer cohort consortium (I4C). Chronobiol Int 2020;37(7):1034-1047.

(12) Besor O, Manor O, Paltiel O, Donchin M, Rauch O, Kaufman-Shriqui V, et al. A city-wide health promotion programme evaluation using EQUIHP: Jerusalem Community-Academic Partnership (J-CAP). Eur J Public Health 2020;30(3):455-461.

(13) Paltiel O, Hailu W, Abay Z, Clarfield AM, McKee M. “Sell an Ox”-The Price of Cure for Hepatitis C in Two Countries. Int J Health Policy Manag 2020;9(6):229-232.

(14) Lebel E, Benshushan S, Paltiel O. From the skin straight to the brain: Rare CNS recurrence of cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma. JCO Oncol Pract 2020;16(5):247-248.

(15) Patel DM, Jones RR, Booth BJ, Olsson AC, Kromhout H, Straif K, et al. Parental occupational exposure to pesticides, animals and organic dust and risk of childhood leukemia and central nervous system tumors: Findings from the International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium (I4C). Int J Cancer 2020;146(4):943-952.

(16) He J-, Ramakrishnan R, Hirst JE, Bonaventure A, Francis SS, Paltiel O, et al. Maternal Infection in Pregnancy and Childhood Leukemia: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. J Pediatr 2020;217:98-109.e8.

(17) Weisband YL, Manor O, Friedlander Y, Hochner H, Paltiel O, Calderon-Margalit R. Interpregnancy and interbirth intervals and all-cause, cardiovascular-related and cancer-related maternal mortality: Findings from a large population-based cohort study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2020.

(18) Yuval JB, Felix KJ, Demma J, Awissat H, Kedar A, Weiss DJ, et al. Mortality in relation to presence and type of oral antithrombotic agent among adult trauma patients: a single-center retrospective cohort study. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg 2020.

(19) Paltiel O, Keidar Tirosh A, Paz Stostky O, Calderon-Margalit R, Cohen AD, Elran E, et al. Adherence to national guidelines for colorectal cancer screening in Israel: Comprehensive multi-year assessment based on electronic medical records. J Med Screen 2020.

(20) Youngmann B, Allerhand L, Paltiel O, Yom-Tov E, Arkadir D. A machine learning algorithm successfully screens for Parkinson's in web users. Ann Clin Transl Neurol 2019;6(12):2503-2509.

(21) Paltiel O. Succor. Ann Intern Med 2019;171(2):141.

(22) Ben-Eli H, Gomel N, Aframian DJ, Abu-Seir R, Perlman R, Ben-Chetrit E, et al. SNP variations in IL10, TNFα and TNFAIP3 genes in patients with dry eye syndrome and Sjogren's syndrome. J Inflamm 2019;16(1).

(23) Ben-Eli H, Aframian DJ, Ben-Chetrit E, Mevorach D, Kleinstern G, Paltiel O, et al. Shared medical and environmental risk factors in dry eye syndrome, Sjogren’s syndrome, and B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma: A case-control study. J Immunol Res 2019;2019.

(24) Paltiel O, Lemeshow S, Phillips GS, Tikellis G, Linet MS, Ponsonby A-, et al. The association between birth order and childhood leukemia may be modified by paternal age and birth weight. Pooled results from the International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium (I4C). Int J Cancer 2019;144(1):26-33.

(25) Mark Clarfield A, Skorecki K, Paltiel O, Glick SM, Beyar R, Yehuda DB, et al. American funding cutback to East Jerusalem hospitals: A blow to the health of the city. Am J Public Health 2018;108(12):1624-1625.

(26) Klil-Drori AJ, Kleinstern G, Seir RA, Choshen-Cohen L, Abdeen Z, Hussein E, et al. Serum organochlorines and non-Hodgkin lymphoma: A case-control study in Israeli Jews and Palestinians. Chemosphere 2018;213:395-402.

(27) Tikellis G, Dwyer T, Paltiel O, Phillips GS, Lemeshow S, Golding J, et al. The International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium (I4C): A research platform of prospective cohorts for studying the aetiology of childhood cancers. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2018;32(6):568-583.

(28) Dann EJ, Paltiel O. Interim FDG-PET has no value in selecting patients who require treatment modification in both early- and advanced-stage Hodgkin lymphoma: response to Adams and Kwee. Br J Haematol 2018;183(1):131-133.

(29) Wang SS, Carrington M, Berndt SI, Slager SL, Bracci PM, Voutsinas J, et al. HLA class I and II diversity contributes to the etiologic heterogeneity of non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes. Cancer Res 2018;78(14):4086-4096.

(30) Bentur OS, Gurion R, Gafter-Gvili A, Gatt M, Shvidel L, Horowitz NA, et al. Treatment and prognosis of stage I follicular lymphoma in the modern era–does PET matter? Leuk Lymphoma 2018;59(5):1163-1171.

(31) Kleinstern G, Averbuch M, Abu Seir R, Perlman R, Ben Yehuda D, Paltiel O. Presence of autoimmune disease affects not only risk but also survival in patients with B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Hematol Oncol 2018;36(2):457-462.

(32) Calderon-Margalit R, Paltiel O. Women's health in Israel. Lancet 2018;391(10120):538-539.

(33) Calderon-Margalit R, Cohen-Dadi M, Opas D, Jaffe DH, Levine J, Ben-Yehuda A, et al. Trends in the performance of quality indicators for diabetes care in the community and in diabetes-related health status: An Israeli ecological study. Isr J Health Policy Res 2018;7(1).

(34) Kleinhendler E, Cohen MJ, Moses AE, Paltiel O, Strahilevitz J, Cahan A. Empiric antibiotic protocols for cancer patients with neutropenia: a single–center study of treatment efficacy and mortality in patients with bacteremia. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2018;51(1):71-76.

(35) Grisariu S, Vaxman I, Gatt M, Elias S, Avni B, Arad A, et al. Enteroviral infection in patients treated with rituximab for non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a case series and review of the literature. Hematol Oncol 2017;35(4):591-598.

(36) Reddy A, Zhang J, Davis NS, Moffitt AB, Love CL, Waldrop A, et al. Genetic and Functional Drivers of Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma. Cell 2017;171(2):481-494.e15.

(37) Dann EJ, Bairey O, Bar-Shalom R, Mashiach T, Barzilai E, Kornberg A, et al. Modification of initial therapy in early and advanced Hodgkin lymphoma, based on interim PET/CT is beneficial: a prospective multicentre trial of 355 patients. Br J Haematol 2017;178(5):709-718.

(38) Porat-Katz A, Eldar-Geva T, Kahane A, Paltiel O. Using propensity score matching to evaluate the effect of complementary medicine on clinical and embryologic outcomes of in vitro fertilization. Int J Gynecol Obstet 2017;138(2):212-218.

(39) Groeger J, Opler M, Kleinhaus K, Perrin MC, Calderon-Margalit R, Manor O, et al. Live birth sex ratios and father's geographic origins in Jerusalem, 1964–1976. Am J Human Biol 2017;29(3).

(40) Rinsky-Halivni L, Klebanov M, Lerman Y, Paltiel O. Adherence to Voice Therapy Recommendations Is Associated With Preserved Employment Fitness Among Teachers With Work-Related Dysphonia. J Voice 2017;31(3):386.e19-386.e26.

(41) Paltiel O, Lowenstein L, Demma J, Manor O. International workshop on "professionalism in the practice of medicine- where are we now?". Isr J Health Policy Res 2017;6(1).

(42) Kleinstern G, Seir RA, Perlman R, Khatib A, Abdeen Z, Elyan H, et al. Ethnic variation in medical and lifestyle risk factors for B cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma: A case-control study among Israelis and Palestinians. PLoS ONE 2017;12(2).

(43) Goldschmidt N, Zamir L, Poperno A, Kahan NR, Paltiel O. Presenting signs of multiple myeloma and the effect of diagnostic delay on the prognosis. J Am Board Fam Med 2016;29(6):702-709.

(44) Porat-Katz A, Paltiel O, Kahane A, Eldar-Geva T. The effect of using complementary medicine on the infertility-specific quality of life of women undergoing in vitro fertilization. Int J Gynecol Obstet 2016;135(2):163-167.

(45) Fedorova G, Ben Ari J, Tadmor G, Paltiel O, Chefetz B. Environmental exposure to pharmaceuticals: A new technique for trace analysis of carbamazepine and its metabolites in human urine. Environ Pollut 2016;213:308-313.

(46) Paltiel O, Fedorova G, Tadmor G, Kleinstern G, Maor Y, Chefetz B. Human Exposure to Wastewater-Derived Pharmaceuticals in Fresh Produce: A Randomized Controlled Trial Focusing on Carbamazepine. Environ Sci Technol 2016;50(8):4476-4482.

(47) Brill L, Mandel M, Karussis D, Petrou P, Miller K, Ben-Hur T, et al. Increased occurrence of anti-AQP4 seropositivity and unique HLA Class II associations with neuromyelitis optica (NMO), among Muslim Arabs in Israel. J Neuroimmunol 2016;293:65-70.

(48) Lawrence GM, Siscovick DS, Calderon-Margalit R, Enquobahrie DA, Granot-Hershkovitz E, Harlap S, et al. Cohort profile: The jerusalem perinatal family follow-up study. Int J Epidemiol 2016;45(2):343-352.

(49) Goldschmidt N, Kleinstern G, Orevi M, Paltiel O, Ben-Yehuda D, Gural A, et al. Favorable outcome of primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma patients treated with sequential RCHOP-RICE regimen without radiotherapy. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 2016;77(5):1053-1060.

(50) Reichman O, Eldar-Geva T, Paltiel O. Pediatric outcome after maternal cancer diagnosed during pregnancy. New Engl J Med 2016;374(7):692-693.

(51) Paltiel O, Tajuddin SM, Polanker Y, Yazdgerdi S, Manor O, Friedlander Y, et al. Grand multiparity and reproductive cancer in the Jerusalem Perinatal Study Cohort. Cancer Causes Control 2016;27(2):237-247.

(52) Kleinstern G, Seir RA, Perlman R, Abdeen Z, Khatib A, Elyan H, et al. Associations between B-cell non-hodgkin lymphoma and exposure, persistence and immune response to hepatitis B. Haematologica 2016;101(7):e303-e306.

(53) Schorr L, Burger A, Hochner H, Calderon R, Manor O, Friedlander Y, et al. Mortality, cancer incidence, and survival in parents after bereavement. Ann Epidemiol 2016;26(2):115-121.

(54) Wang SS, Vajdic CM, Linet MS, Slager SL, Voutsinas J, Nieters A, et al. Associations of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) risk with autoimmune conditions according to putative NHL loci. Am J Epidemiol 2015;181(6):406-421.

(55) Kabiri D, Hants Y, Yarkoni TR, Shaulof E, Friedman SE, Paltiel O, et al. Antepartum membrane stripping in GBS carriers, is it safe? (The STRIP-G study). PLoS ONE 2015;10(12).

(56) Goldberg M, Calderon-Margalit R, Paltiel O, Abu Ahmad W, Friedlander Y, Harlap S, et al. Socioeconomic disparities in breast cancer incidence and survival among parous women: Findings from a population-based cohort, 1964-2008. BMC Cancer 2015;15(1).

(57) Schoenbaum SC, Crome P, Curry RH, Gershon ES, Glick SM, Katz DR, et al. Policy issues related to educating the future Israeli medical workforce: An international perspective. Isr J Health Policy Res 2015;4(1).

(58) Gatt ME, Strahilevitz J, Sharon N, Lavie D, Goldschmidt N, Kalish Y, et al. A Randomized Controlled Study to Determine the Efficacy of Garlic Compounds in Patients with Hematological Malignancies at Risk for Chemotherapy-Related Febrile Neutropenia. Integr Cancer Ther 2015;14(5):428-435.

(59) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Cnaan T, Hochner H, Paltiel O. Self-reported Prevalence of and Knowledge about Urinary Incontinence among Community-Dwelling Israeli Women of Child-Bearing Age. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 2015;42(4):401-406.

(60) Paltiel O, Tikellis G, Linet M, Golding J, Lemeshow S, Phillips G, et al. Birthweight and childhood cancer: Preliminary findings from the international childhood cancer cohort consortium (I4C). Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2015;29(4):335-345.

(61) Agur A, Amir G, Paltiel O, Klein M, Dann EJ, Goldschmidt H, et al. CD68 staining correlates with the size of residual mass but not with survival in classical Hodgkin lymphoma. Leuk Lymphoma 2015;56(5):1315-1319.

(62) Porat-Katz A, Eldar-Geva T, Kahane A, Laufer N, Younis JS, Radin O, et al. Use of complementary medical therapies by Israeli patients undergoing in vitro fertilization. Int J Gynecol Obstet 2015;129(2):133-137.

(63) Lipschuetz M, Cohen SM, Ein-Mor E, Sapir H, Hochner-Celnikier D, Porat S, et al. A large head circumference is more strongly associated with unplanned cesarean or instrumental delivery and neonatal complications than high birthweight Presented at the annual meeting of the Israel Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, November 5-6, 2014, and the Annual Conference of the Society of Reproductive Investigation, March 25-28, 2015. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2015;213(6):833.e1-833.e12.

(64) Nirel R, Schiff M, Paltiel O. Respiratory hospitalizations of children and residential exposure to traffic air pollution in Jerusalem. Int J Hyg Environ Health 2015;218(1):34-40.

(65) Rottenberg Y, Litwin H, Manor O, Paltiel A, Barchana M, Paltiel O. Prediagnostic self-assessed health and extent of social networks predict survival in older individuals with cancer: A population based cohort study. J Geriatr Oncol 2014;5(4):400-407.

(66) Rendleman J, Antipin Y, Reva B, Adaniel C, Przybylo JA, Dutra-Clarke A, et al. Genetic variation in DNA repair pathways and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. PLoS ONE 2014;9(7).

(67) Dann EJ, Berkahn L, Mashiach T, Frumer M, Agur A, Mcdiarmid B, et al. Hodgkin lymphoma patients in first remission: Routine positron emission tomography/computerized tomography imaging is not superior to clinical follow-up for patients with no residual mass. Br J Haematol 2014;164(5):694-700.

(68) Dwyer T, Tikellis G, Ghantous A, Lemeshow S, Håberg SE, Olsen J, et al. MoBa and the international childhood cancer cohort consortium (I4C). Nor Epidemiol 2014;24(1-2):129-133.

(69) Bracci PM, Benavente Y, Turner JJ, Paltiel O, Slager SL, Vajdic CM, et al. Medical history, lifestyle, family history, and occupational risk factors for marginal zone lymphoma: The interLymph non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes project. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2014(48):52-65.

(70) Cerhan JR, Kricker A, Paltiel O, Flowers CR, Wang SS, Monnereau A, et al. Medical history, lifestyle, family history, and occupational risk factors for Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma: The interLymph non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes project. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2014(48):15-25.

(71) Morton LM, Slager SL, Cerhan JR, Wang SS, Vajdic CM, Skibola CF, et al. Etiologic heterogeneity among non-hodgkin lymphoma subtypes: The interLymph non-hodgkin lymphoma subtypes project. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2014(48):130-144.

(72) Sutton GA, Paltiel O, Soffer M, Turner D. Validation of two behaviour-based pain scales for horses with acute colic. Vet J 2013;197(3):646-650.

(73) Sutton GA, Dahan R, Turner D, Paltiel O. A behaviour-based pain scale for horses with acute colic: Scale construction. Vet J 2013;196(3):394-401.

(74) Vijai J, Kirchhoff T, Schrader KA, Brown J, Dutra-Clarke AV, Manschreck C, et al. Susceptibility Loci Associated with Specific and Shared Subtypes of Lymphoid Malignancies. PLoS Genet 2013;9(1).

(75) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Paltiel O, Lavy Y, Shveiky D, Manor O, Hochner-Celnikier D. Long-term efficacy of paula method as compared with pelvic floor muscle training for stress urinary incontinence in women: A 6-month follow-up. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 2013;40(1):90-96.

(76) Bleumin D, Cohen MJ, Moranne O, Esnault VLM, Benenson S, Paltiel O, et al. Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae is associated with poor outcome in hemodialysis patients. J Infect 2012;65(4):318-325.

(77) Ofran Y, Paltiel O, Pelleg D, Rowe JM, Yom-Tov E. Patterns of Information-Seeking for Cancer on the Internet: An Analysis of Real World Data. PLoS ONE 2012;7(9).

(78) Avni B, Rund D, Levin M, Grisariu S, Ben-Yehuda D, Bar-Cohen S, et al. Clinical implications of acute myeloid leukemia presenting as myeloid sarcoma. Hematol Oncol 2012;30(1):34-40.

(79) Revel-Vilk S, Paltiel O, Lipschuetz M, Ilan U, Hyam E, Shai E, et al. Underdiagnosed menorrhagia in adolescents is associated with underdiagnosed anemia. J Pediatr 2012;160(3):468-472.

(80) Planer D, Leibowitz D, Hadid A, Erlich T, Sharon N, Paltiel O, et al. The effect of prolonged physical activity performed during extreme caloric deprivation on cardiac function. PLoS ONE 2012;7(2).

(81) Jaffe DH, Shmueli A, Ben-Yehuda A, Paltiel O, Calderon R, Cohen AD, et al. Community healthcare in Israel: Quality indicators 2007-2009. Isr J Health Policy Res 2012;1(1).

(82) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Paltiel O, Hochner Celnikier D, Lavy Y, Manor O, Woloski Wruble AC. Sexual Function and Quality of Life of Women with Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing the Paula Method (Circular Muscle Exercises) to Pelvic Floor Muscle Training (PFMT) Exercises. J Sex Med 2012;9(6):1613-1623.

(83) Avgil Tsadok M, Friedlander Y, Paltiel O, Manor O, Meiner V, Hochner H, et al. Obesity and blood pressure in 17-Year-old offspring of mothers with gestational diabetes: Insights from the jerusalem perinatal study. Exp Dia Res 2011;2011.

(84) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Paltiel O, Hochner-Celnikier D, Lavy Y, Manor O, Woloski Wruble AC. Sexual Function and Quality of Life for Women with Mild-to-Moderate Stress Urinary Incontinence. J Midwifery Women's Health 2011;56(5):461-467.

(85) Njiru H, Elchalal U, Paltiel O. Geophagy during pregnancy in Africa: A literature review. Obstet Gynecol Surv 2011;66(7):452-459.

(86) Goldin LR, Landgren O, Kristinsson SY, Björkholm M, Paltiel O. Infection in infancy and subsequent risk of developing lymphoma in children and young adults. Blood 2011;117(5):1670-1672.

(87) Goldschmidt N, Or O, Klein M, Savitsky B, Paltiel O. The role of routine imaging procedures in the detection of relapse of patients with Hodgkin lymphoma and aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Ann Hematol 2011;90(2):165-171.

(88) Yaari L, Paltiel O, Barchana M, Liphshiz I, Shoshan Y. Low incidence of brain tumors among Ethiopian immigrants in Israel. J Neuro-Oncol 2011;101(2):279-285.

(89) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Paltiel O, Hochner-Celnikier D, Lavy Y, Shveiky D, Manor O. Concordance between one-hour pad test and subjective assessment of stress incontinence. Urology 2010;76(6):1364-1368.

(90) Revel-Vilk S, Yacobovich J, Tamary H, Goldstein G, Nemet S, Weintraub M, et al. Risk factors for central venous catheter thrombotic complications in children and adolescents with cancer. Cancer 2010;116(17):4197-4205.

(91) Singer SR, Amit-Kohn M, Weiss S, Rosenblum J, Maoz G, Samuels N, et al. Traumeel S®for pain relief following hallux valgus surgery: A randomized controlled trial. BMC Clin Pharmacol 2010;10.

(92) Paltiel O. Diet and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk - Food for thought. Leuk Lymphoma 2009;50(8):1237-1238.

(93) Paltiel O, Clarfield AM. Anemia in elderly people: Risk marker or risk factor? CMAJ 2009;181(3-4):129-130.

(94) Rottenberg Y, Yahalom V, Shinar E, Barchana M, Adler B, Paltiel O. Blood donors with positive direct antiglobulin tests are at increased risk for cancer. Transfusion 2009;49(5):838-842.

(95) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Hochner-Celnikier D, Lavy Y, Manor O, Shveiky D, Paltiel O. Randomized trial of circular muscle versus pelvic floor training for stress urinary incontinence in women. J Women's Health 2009;18(3):377-385.

(96) Calderon-Margalit R, Friedlander Y, Yanetz R, Kleinhaus K, Perrin MC, Manor O, et al. Cancer risk after exposure to treatments for ovulation induction. Am J Epidemiol 2009;169(3):365-375.

(97) Friedlander Y, Manor O, Paltiel O, Meiner V, Sharon N, Calderon R, et al. Birth Weight of Offspring, Maternal Pre-pregnancy Characteristics, and Mortality of Mothers: The Jerusalem Perinatal Study Cohort. Ann Epidemiol 2009;19(2):112-117.

(98) Calderon-Margalit R, Friedlander Y, Yanetz R, Deutsch L, Perrin MC, Kleinhaus K, et al. Preeclampsia and subsequent risk of cancer: update from the Jerusalem Perinatal Study. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2009;200(1):63.e1-63.e5.

(99) Paltiel O, Greenwald R. Sleep and quality of life in cancer patients. Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine; 2008. p. 469-481.

(100) Bar Ad V, Paltiel O, Glatstein E. Radiotherapy for Early-Stage Hodgkin's Lymphoma: A 21st Century Perspective and Review of Multiple Randomized Clinical Trials. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2008;72(5):1472-1479.

(101) Katz D, Paltiel O, Peretz T, Revel A, Sharon N, Maly B, et al. Beginning ivf treatments after age 30 increases the risk of breast cancer: Results of a case-control study. Breast J 2008;14(6):517-522.

(102) Paltiel O, Yanetz R, Calderon-Margalit R, Manor O, Sharon N, Harlap S, et al. Very high birth weight of offspring is associated with an increased risk of leukemia in their mothers: Results of a population-based cohort study. Leuk Res 2008;32(11):1709-1714.

(103) Paltiel O. Family matters in Hodgkin lymphoma. Leuk Lymphoma 2008;49(7):1234-1235.

(104) Harlap S, Kleinhaus K, Perrin MC, Calderon-Margalit R, Paltiel O, Deutsch L, et al. Consanguinity and birth defects in the jerusalem perinatal study cohort. Hum Hered 2008;66(3):180-189.

(105) Perrin MC, Terry MB, Kleinhaus K, Deutsch L, Yanetz R, Tiram E, et al. Gestational diabetes and the risk of breast cancer among women in the Jerusalem perinatal study. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2008;108(1):129-135.

(106) Lazarevic V, Paltiel O, Georgievski B. Trends in acute leukaemia incidence in adults in the Republic of Macedonia (1993-2003)--a descriptive epidemiological study. Prilozi 2008;29(1):45-56.

(107) Weiss-Salz I, Harlap S, Friedlander Y, Kaduri L, Levy-Lahad E, Yanetz R, et al. Ethnic ancestry and increased paternal age are risk factors for breast cancer before the age of 40 years. Eur J Cancer Prev 2007;16(6):549-554.

(108) Paltiel O. Cancer survival: like father, like son? Lancet Oncol 2007;8(11):961-962.

(109) Friedlander Y, Paltiel O, Manor O, Deutsch L, Yanetz R, Calderon-Margalit R, et al. Birthweight of Offspring and Mortality of Parents: The Jerusalem Perinatal Study Cohort. Ann Epidemiol 2007;17(11):914-922.

(110) Perrin MC, Terry MB, Kleinhaus K, Deutsch L, Yanetz R, Tiram E, et al. Gestational diabetes as a risk factor for pancreatic cancer: A prospective cohort study. BMC Med 2007;5.

(111) Harlap S, Friedlander Y, Barchana M, Calderon R, Deutsch L, Kleinhaus KR, et al. Late fetal death in offspring and subsequent incidence of prostate cancer in fathers: The Jerusalem perinatal study cohort. Prostate 2007;67(9):989-998.

(112) Calderon-Margalit R, Friedlander Y, Yanetz R, Deutsch L, Manor O, Harlap S, et al. Late stillbirths and long-term mortality of mothers. Obstet Gynecol 2007;109(6):1301-1308.

(113) Harlap S, Davies AM, Deutsch L, Calderon-Margalit R, Manor O, Paltiel O, et al. The Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort, 1964-2005: Methods and a review of the main results. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2007;21(3):256-273.

(114) Paltiel O. The elusive search for a viral culprit in non-EBV-associated Hodgkin lymphoma. Leuk Lymphoma 2007;48(4):647-648.

(115) Paltiel O, Friedlander Y, Deutsch L, Yanetz R, Calderon-Margalit R, Tiram E, et al. The interval between cancer diagnosis among mothers and offspring in a population-based cohort. Fam Cancer 2007;6(1):121-129.

(116) Samuels-Kalow ME, Funai EF, Buhimschi C, Norwitz E, Perrin M, Calderon-Margalit R, et al. Prepregnancy body mass index, hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, and long-term maternal mortality. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2007;197(5):490.e1-490.e6.

(117) Harlap S, Paltiel O, Friedlander Y, Ronit C-, Deutsch L, Kleinhaus KR, et al. Prostate cancer in fathers with fewer male offspring: The jerusalem perinatal study cohort. J Natl Cancer Inst 2007;99(1):77-81.

(118) Spectre G, Libster D, Grisariu S, Da'as N, Yehuda DB, Gimmon Z, et al. Bleeding, obstruction, and perforation in a series of patients with aggressive gastric lymphoma treated with primary chemotherapy. Ann Surg Oncol 2006;13(11):1372-1378.

(119) Paltiel O, Adler B, Barchana M, Dann EJ. A population-based study of hairy cell leukemia in Israel. Eur J Haematol 2006;77(5):372-377.

(120) Paltiel O. Soldiering on. BMJ 2006;333(7573):865.

(121) Paltiel O, Laniado DE, Yanetz R, Deutsch L, Calderon-Margalit R, Harlap S, et al. The risk of cancer following hospitalization for infection in infancy: A population-based cohort study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2006;15(10):1964-1968.

(122) Kleinhaus K, Perrin M, Friedlander Y, Paltiel O, Malaspina D, Harlap S. Paternal age and spontaneous abortion. Obstet Gynecol 2006;108(2):369-377.

(123) Planer D, Leibowitz D, Paltiel O, Boukhobza R, Lotan C, Weiss TA. The diagnostic value of troponin T testing in the community setting. Int J Cardiol 2006;107(3):369-375.

(124) Amit G, Cafri C, Yaroslavtsev S, Fuchs S, Paltiel O, Abu-Ful A, et al. Intracoronary nitroprusside for the prevention of the no-reflow phenomenon after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in acute myocardial infarction. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Am Heart J 2006;152(5):887.e9-887.e14.

(125) Cahan A, Gilon D, Manor O, Paltiel O. Clinical experience did not reduce the variance in physicians' estimates of pretest probability in a cross-sectional survey. J Clin Epidemiol 2005;58(11):1211-1216.

(126) Spectre G, Gural A, Amir G, Lossos A, Siegal T, Paltiel O. Central nervous system involvement in indolent lymphomas. Ann Oncol 2005;16(3):450-454.

(127) Funai EF, Friedlander Y, Paltiel O, Tiram E, Xue X, Deutsch L, et al. Long-term mortality after preeclampsia. Epidemiology 2005;16(2):206-215.

(128) Liebergall-Wischnitzer M, Hochner-Celnikier D, Lavy Y, Manor O, Arbel R, Paltiel O. Paula method of circular muscle exercises for urinary stress incontinence - A clinical trial. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 2005;16(5):345-351.

(129) David M, Tsukrov B, Adler B, Hershko K, Pavlotski F, Rozenman D, et al. Actinic damage among patients with psoriasis treated by climatotherapy at the Dead Sea. J Am Acad Dermatol 2005;52(3 Pt 1):445-450.

(130) Funai EF, Paltiel OB, Malaspina D, Friedlander Y, Deutsch L, Harlap S. Risk factors for pre-eclampsia in nulliparous and parous women: The Jerusalem Perinatal Study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2005;19(1):59-68.

(131) McCarthy Jr. PL, Paltiel O, Maslova E, Kulikov S, Hahn T, Kopecky KJ, et al. Histopathologic verification of acute leukemia (AL) in a cohort of 463 post-Chernobyl patients from Belarus, Russia and Ukraine. Leuk Res 2004;28(12):1273-1280.

(132) Paltiel O, Marzec-Boguslawska A, Soskolne V, Massalha S, Avitzour M, Pfeffer R, et al. Use of tranquilizers and sleeping pills among cancer patients is associated with a poorer quality of life. Qual Life Res 2004;13(10):1699-1706.

(133) Calderon-Margalit R, Paltiel O. Prevention of breast cancer in women who carry BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations: A critical review of the literature. Int J Cancer 2004;112(3):357-364.

(134) Goldschmidt N, Gural A, Kornberg A, Spectre G, Shopen A, Paltiel O. Prolonged fever of unknown origin and hemophagocytosis evolving into acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Am J Hematol 2004;76(4):364-367.

(135) Paltiel O, Adler B, Herschko K, Tsukrov B, David M. Are patients with psoriasis susceptible to the classic risk factors for actinic keratoses? Arch Dermatol 2004;140(7):805-810.

(136) Paltiel O, Harlap S, Deutsch L, Knaanie A, Massalha S, Tiram E, et al. Birth weight and other risk factors for acute leukemia in the Jerusalem Perinatal Study cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2004;13(6):1057-1064.

(137) Paltiel O, Friedlander Y, Tiram E, Barchana M, Xue X, Harlap S. Cancer after pre-eclampsia: Follow up of the Jerusalem perinatal study cohort. Br Med J 2004;328(7445):919-921.

(138) Gatt ME, Paltiel O, Bursztyn M. Is prolonged immobilization a risk factor for symptomatic venous thromboembolism in elderly bedridden patients? Results of a historical-cohort study. Thromb Haemost 2004;91(3):538-543.

(139) Friedlander Y, Paltiel O, Deutsch L, Knaanie A, Massalha S, Tiram E, et al. Birthweight and relationship with infant, child and adult mortality in the Jerusalem perinatal study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2003;17(4):398-406.

(140) Cahan A, Gilon D, Manor O, Paltiel O. Probabilistic reasoning and clinical decision-making: Do doctors overestimate diagnostic probabilities? QJM Mon J Assoc Phys 2003;96(10):763-769.

(141) Goldschmidt N, Amir G, Krieger M, Gilead L, Paltiel O. Fatal hemophagocytic syndrome in a patient with panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma and no clinical evidence of disease. Leuk Lymphoma 2003;44(10):1803-1806.

(142) Goldschmidt N, Libson E, Bloom A, Amir G, Paltiel O. Clinical utility of computed tomography-guided core needle biopsy in the diagnostic re-evaluation of patients with lymphoproliferative disorders and suspected disease progression. Ann Oncol 2003;14(9):1438-1441.

(143) Paltiel O, Rubinstein C, Or R, Nagler A, Gordon L, Deutsch L, et al. Factors associated with survival in patients with progressive disease following autologous transplant for lymphoma. Bone Marrow Transplant 2003;31(7):565-569.

(144) Gatt ME, Spectre G, Paltiel O, Hiller N, Stalnikowicz R. Chest radiographs in the emergency department: Is the radiologist really necessary? Postgrad Med J 2003;79(930):214-217.

(145) Alcalai R, Ben-Yehuda D, Ronen I, Paltiel O. Ethnicity and prognosis in acute myeloid leukemia. Am J Hematol 2003;72(2):127-134.

(146) Paltiel O, Gordon L, Berg D, Israeli A. Effect of a computerized alert on the management of hypokalemia in hospitalized patients. Arch Intern Med 2003;163(2):200-204.

(147) Paltiel O, Brezis M, Lahad A. Principles for planning the teaching of evidence-based medicine/clinical epidemiology for MPH and medical students. Public Health Rev 2002;30(1-4):261-270.

(148) Benshushan A, Paltiel O, Rojansky N, Brzezinski A, Laufer N. IUD use and the risk of endometrial cancer. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2002;105(2):166-169.

(149) Harlap S, Paltiel O, Deutsch L, Knaanie A, Masalha S, Tiram E, et al. Paternal age and preeclampsia. Epidemiology 2002;13(6):660-667.

(150) Cohen Y, Paltiel O, Amir G, Da'as N, Engelhard D, Polliack A. Unusual cytomegalovirus complications after autologous stem cell transplantation for large B cell lymphoma: Massive gastrointestinal hemorrhage followed by a communicating hydrocephalus. Bone Marrow Transplant 2002;29(8):715-716.

(151) Paltiel O, Avitzour M, Peretz T, Cherny N, Kaduri L, Pfeffer RM, et al. Determinants of the use of complementary therapies by patients with cancer. J Clin Oncol 2001;19(9):2439-2448.

(152) Paltiel O, Salakhov E, Ronen I, Berg D, Israeli A. Management of severe hypokalemia in hospitalized patients: A study of quality of care based on computerized databases. Arch Intern Med 2001;161(8):1089-1095.

(153) Benshushan A, Paltiel O, Brzezinski A, Tanos V, Barchana M, Shoshani O, et al. Ovulation induction and risk of endometrial cancer: A pilot study. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2001;98(1):53-57.

(154) Paltiel O, Schmit T, Adler B, Rachmilevitz EA, Polliack A, Cohen A, et al. The incidence of lymphoma in first-degree relatives of patients with Hodgkin disease and non-Hodgkin lymphoma: Results and limitations of a registry-linked study. Cancer 2000;88(10):2357-2366.

(155) Ackerman Z, Ackerman E, Paltiel O. Intrafamilial transmission of hepatitis C virus: A systematic review. J Viral Hepatitis 2000;7(2):93-103.

(156) Paltiel O, Zelenetz A, Sverdlin I, Gordon L, Ben-Yehuda D. Translocation t(14;18) in healthy individuals: Preliminary study of its association with family history and agricultural exposure. Ann Oncol 2000;11(SUPPL. 1):S75-S80.

(157) Ackerman Z, Paltiel O. Is malaria chemoprophylaxis also effective against Crohn's disease? [10]. Am J Gastroenterol 2000;95(1):319-320.

(158) Clarfield AM, Paltiel O. Antihypertensive treatment may have reduced the rate of dementia in older patients with isolated systolic hypertension: Commentary. Evid -Based Ment Health 1999;2(3):77.

(159) Lossos IS, Paltiel O, Polliack A. Salvage chemotherapy using a combination of fludarabine and cyclophosphamide for refractory or relapsing indolent and aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. Leuk Lymphoma 1999;33(1-2):155-160.

(160) Shushan A, Paltiel O, Schenker JG. Induction of ovulation and borderline ovarian cancer - The hormonal connection? Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 1999;85(1):71-74.

(161) Paltiel O, Ronen I, Polliack A, Iscovich J, Epstein L. The contribution of multiple data sources to a clinical audit of lymphoma in a teaching hospital. Int J Qual Health Care 1998;10(4):303-309.

(162) Paltiel O, Ronen I, Polliack A, Epstein L. Two-way referral bias: Evidence from a clinical audit of lymphoma in a teaching hospital. J Clin Epidemiol 1998;51(2):93-98.

(163) Iscovich J, Paltiel O, Azizi E, Kuten A, Gat A, Lifzchitz-Mercer B, et al. Cutaneous lymphoma in Israel, 1985-1993: A population-based incidence study. Br J Cancer 1998;77(1):170-173.

(164) Segel MJ, Paltiel O, Zimran A, Gottschalk-Sabag S, Schibi G, Krichevski S, et al. Geographic variance in the frequency of the t(14;18) translocation in follicular lymphoma: An Israeli series compared to the world literature. Blood Cells Mol Dis 1998;24(1):62-72.

(165) Iscovich J, Shushan A, Schenker JG, Paltiel O. The incidence of borderline ovarian tumors in Israel: A population- based study. Cancer 1998;82(1):147-151.

(166) Halkin A, Reichman J, Schwaber M, Paltiel O, Brezis M. Likelihood ratios: Getting diagnostic testing into perspective. QJM Mon J Assoc Phys 1998;91(4):247-258.

(167) Ackerman Z, Paltiel O, Glikberg F, Ackerman E. Hepatitis C virus in various human body fluids: A systematic review. Hepatol Res 1998;11(1):26-40.

(168) Schlesinger Y, Paltiel O, Yinnon AM. Analysis and impact of infectious disease consultations in a general hospital. J Hosp Infect 1998;40(1):39-46.

(169) Ben-Yehuda D, Krichevsky S, Rachmilewitz EA, Avraham A, Palumbo GA, Frassoni F, et al. Molecular follow-up of disease progression and interferon therapy in chronic myelocytic leukemia. Blood 1997;90(12):4918-4923.

(170) Kark JD, Leinonen M, Paltiel O, Saikku P. Chlamydia pneumoniae and acute myocardial infarction in Jerusalem. Int J Epidemiol 1997;26(4):730-738.

(171) Jaffe R, Ariel I, Beeri R, Paltiel O, Hiss Y, Rosen S, et al. Frequent apoptosis in human kidneys after acute renal hypoperfusion. Exp Nephrol 1997;5(5):399-403.

(172) Shushan A, Abeliovich D, Peretz T, Weinberg N, Paltiel O, Modan B, et al. BRCA1 mutations in women with ovarian cancer [3]. J Am Med Assoc 1997;277(12):963.

(173) Benshushan A, Shoshani O, Paltiel O, Schenker JG, Lewin A. Is there really a decrease in sperm parameters among healthy young men? A survey of sperm donations during 15 years. J ASSISTED REPROD GENET 1997;14(6):347-353.

(174) Ben-Yehuda D, Krichevsky S, Caspi O, Rund D, Polliack A, Abeliovich D, et al. Microsatellite instability and p53 mutations in therapy-related leukemia suggest mutator phenotype. Blood 1996;88(11):4296-4303.

(175) Paltiel O. Atonement. Ann Intern Med 1996;125(5):416-417.

(176) Shushan A, Paltiel O, Iscovich J, Elchalal U, Peretz T, Schenker JG. Human menopausal gonadotropin and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer. Fertil Steril 1996;65(1):13-18.

(177) Shushan A, Paltiel O, Gordon L, Schenker JG. Ovarian cancer of low malignant potential is not associated with positive familial history [7]. AM J OBSTET GYNECOL 1996;175(2):507-508.

(178) Paltiel O, Falutz J, Veilleux M, Rosenblatt DS, Gordon K. Clinical correlates of subnormal vitamin B12 levels in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. Am J Hematol 1995;49(4):318-322.

(179) Paltiel O, Kark JD, Leinonen M, Saikku P. High prevalence of antibodies to Chlamydia pneumoniae; determinants of IgG and IgA seropositivity among Jerusalem residents. Epidemiol Infect 1995;114(3):465-473.

(180) Veilleux M, Paltiel O, Falutz J. Sensorimotor Neuropathy and Abnormal Vitamin B12 Metabolism in Early HIV Infection. Can J Neurol Sci 1995;22(1):43-46.

(181) Benshushan A, Shushan A, Paltiel O, Mordel N, Laufer N. Ovulation induction with clomiphene citrate complicated by deep vein thrombosis. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 1995;62(2):261-262.

(182) Isaacs C, Paltiel O, Blake G, Beaudet M, Conochie L, Leclerc J. Age-associated risks of prophylactic anticoagulation in the setting of hip fracture. Am J Med 1994;96(6):487-491.

(183) Suissa S, Hemmelgarn B, Spitzer WO, Brophy J, Collet J‐, Cǒte R, et al. The Saskatchewan oral contraceptive cohort study of oral contraceptive use and cardiovascular risks. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 1993;2(1):33-49.

(184) Paltiel O, Cournoyer D, Rybka W. Pure red cell aplasia following ABO‐incompatible bone marrow transplantation: response to erythropoietin. Transfusion 1993;33(5):418-421.


(186) Blostein MD, Paltiel OB, Thibault A, Rybka WB. A comparison of clinical criteria for the diagnosis of veno-occlusive disease of the liver after bone marrow transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant 1992;10(5):439-443.