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School of Public Health: Singer Roee

Researchers / חוקרים

 Last updated December 2021 - School of Public Health

List of Publications

(1) Singer SR, Angulo FJ, Swerdlow DL, McLaughlin JM, Hazan I, Ginish N, et al. Effectiveness of BNT162b2 mRNA COVID-19 vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 variant Beta (B.1.351) among persons identified through contact tracing in Israel: A prospective cohort study. EClinicalMedicine 2021;42.

(2) Amuzu C, James PB, Bah AJ, Bayoh AVS, Singer SR. Post-Ebola sequelae among Ebola child survivors in Sierra Leone. BMC Pediatr 2021;21(1).

(3) Perepliotchikov Y, Ziv-Baran T, Hindiyeh M, Manor Y, Sofer D, Moran-Gilad J, et al. Inferring numbers of wild poliovirus excretors using quantitative environmental surveillance. Vaccines 2021;9(8).

(4) Haas EJ, Angulo FJ, McLaughlin JM, Anis E, Singer SR, Khan F, et al. Impact and effectiveness of mRNA BNT162b2 vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 infections and COVID-19 cases, hospitalisations, and deaths following a nationwide vaccination campaign in Israel: an observational study using national surveillance data. Lancet 2021;397(10287):1819-1829.

(5) Anis E, Haas EJ, Indenbaum V, Singer SR, Warshavsky B, Rishpon S, et al. A prolonged, nationwide measles outbreak despite very high vaccination coverage in Israel, 2018-19. J Infect 2021.

(6) Steele L, Orefuwa E, Bino S, Singer SR, Lutwama J, Dickmann P. Earlier Outbreak Detection—A Generic Model and Novel Methodology to Guide Earlier Detection Supported by Data From Low- and Mid-Income Countries. Front Public Health 2020;8.

(7) Adini B, Singer SR, Ringel R, Dickmann P. Earlier detection of public health risks – Health policy lessons for better compliance with the International Health Regulations (IHR 2005): Insights from low-, mid- and high-income countries. Health Policy 2019;123(10):941-946.

(8) Adamker G, Holzer T, Karakis I, Amitay M, Anis E, Singer SR, et al. Prediction of Shigellosis outcomes in Israel using machine learning classifiers. Epidemiol Infect 2018;146(11):1445-1451.

(9) Dadon Y, Haas EJ, Kaliner E, Anis E, Singer SR, Atiya-Nasagi Y, et al. Outbreak of human leptospirosis linked to contaminated water bodies in Northern Israel, June to August 2018. Eurosurveillance 2018;23(38).

(10) Indenbaum V, Hübschen JM, Stein-Zamir C, Mendelson E, Sofer D, Hindiyeh M, et al. Ongoing mumps outbreak in Israel, January to August 2017. Eurosurveillance 2017;22(35).

(11) Kaliner E, Kopel E, Anis E, Mendelson E, Moran-Gilad J, Shulman LM, et al. The Israeli public health response to wild poliovirus importation. Lancet Infect Dis 2015;15(10):1236-1242.

(12) Feldman BS, Cohen-Stavi CJ, Leibowitz M, Hoshen MB, Singer SR, Bitterman H, et al. Defining the role of medication adherence in poor glycemic control among a general adult population with diabetes. PLoS ONE 2014;9(9).

(13) Gavrielov-Yusim N, Hoshen M, Singer SR, Neumann L, Balicer RD. The weight of MMRV-related febrile convulsions among other clinical factors contributing to febrile convulsions in children. Vaccine 2014;32(39):4954-4959.

(14) Anis E, Kopel E, Singer SR, Kaliner E, Moerman L, Moran-Gilad J, et al. Insidious reintroduction of wild poliovirus into israel, 2013. Eurosurveillance 2013;18(38).

(15) Singer SR, Hoshen M, Shadmi E, Leibowitz M, Flaks-Manov N, Bitterman H, et al. EMR-based medication adherence metric markedly enhances identification of nonadherent patients. Am J Managed Care 2012;18(10):e372-e377.

(16) Oberbaum M, Samuels N, Ben-Arye E, Amitai Y, Singer SR. Apparent life-threatening events in infants and homeopathy: An alternative explanation. Hum Exp Toxicol 2012;31(1):3-10.

(17) Oberbaum M, Spira RM, Lukasiewicz E, Armon Y, Samuels N, Singer SR, et al. Effect of traumeel S on cytokine profile in a cecal ligation and puncture (CLP) sepsis model in rats. J Altern Complement Med 2011;17(10):909-913.

(18) Samuels N, Sagi E, Singer SR, Oberbaum M. Hypnosis and Acupuncture (Hypnopuncture) for Prurigo Nodularis: A Case Report. Am J Clin Hypn 2011;53(4):277-286.

(19) Oberbaum M, Singer SR, Samuels N. Hormesis and homeopathy: Bridge over troubled waters. Hum Exp Toxicol 2010;29(7):567-571.

(20) 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.

(21) Samuels N, Zisk-Rony RY, Singer SR, Dulitzky M, Mankuta D, Shuval JT, et al. Use of and attitudes toward complementary and alternative medicine among nurse-midwives in Israel. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2010;203(4):341.e1-341.e7.

(22) Samuels N, Oberbaum M, Singer SR, Rony RY. Validation of a Hebrew translation of the Gastroparesis Cardinal Symptom Index (GCSI). Harefuah 2010;149(2):83-86, 125.

(23) Singer SR, Abramson N, Shoob H, Zaken O, Zentner G, Stein-Zamir C. Ecoepidemiology of cutaneous leishmaniasis outbreak, Israel. Emerg Infect Dis 2008;14(9):1424-1426.

(24) Samuels N, Gropp C, Singer S, Oberbaum M. Acupuncture for psychiatric Illness: A literature review. Behav Med 2008;34(2):55-64.

(25) Gnaiger-Rathmanner J, Schneider A, Loader B, Böhler M, Frass M, Singer SR, et al. Petroleum: a series of 25 cases. Homeopathy 2008;97(2):83-88.

(26) Samuels N, Finkelstein Y, Singer SR, Oberbaum M. Herbal medicine and epilepsy: Proconvulsive effects and interactions with antiepileptic drugs. Epilepsia 2008;49(3):373-380.

(27) Singer SR, Amit-Kohn M, Weiss S, Rosenblum J, Lukasiewicz E, Itzchaki M, et al. Efficacy of a homeopathic preparation in control of post-operative pain-A pilot clinical trial. Acute Pain 2007;9(1):7-12.

(28) Oberbaum M, Samuels N, Singer SR. Homeopathic analysis (1). Integr Cancer Ther 2006;5(4):379-383.

(29) Oberbaum M, Samuels N, Singer SR. Andrea dei references published paper "Hormesis is not Homeopathy" [2]. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2006;211(1):86.

(30) Oberbaum M, Singer SR, Friehs H, Frass M. Homeopathy in emergency medicine. Wien Med Wochenschr 2005;155(21-22):491-497.

(31) Oberbaum M, Shuval J, Haramati A, Singer SR, Halevi J, Lumpkin MD, et al. CAM in medical education: Has the time come? Isr Med Assoc J 2005;7(9):607-610.

(32) Oberbaum M, Samuels N, Singer SR, Calabrese EJ. Hormesis is not homeopathy (multiple letters). Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2005;206(3):365-366.

(33) Oberbaum M, Singer SR, Yaniv I, Freedman LS, Branski D. Erratum: Reply to EJCP 2004-0275 and 2004-0350 (European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology (March 2005) 61:67; DOI: 10.1007/s00228-004-0885-2). Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2005;61(7):557.

(34) Oberbaum M, Singer SR, Vithoulkas G. The colour of the homeopathic improvement: The multidimensional nature of the response to homeopathic therapy. Homeopathy 2005;94(3):196-199.

(35) Oberbaum M, Galoyan N, Lerner-Geva L, Singer SR, Grisaru S, Shashar D, et al. The effect of the homeopathic remedies Arnica montana and Bellis perennis on mild postpartum bleeding - A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study - Preliminary results. Complement Ther Med 2005;13(2):87-90.

(36) Oberbaum M, Singer SR, Frass M. Homeopathic research after the Lancet meta analysis - A moment for introspection. Complement Ther Med 2005;13(4):303-305.

(37) Singer SR, Oberbaum M. The structure of the Organon. Homeopathy 2004;93(3):151-153.

(38) Oberbaum M, Vithoulkas G, Van Haselen R, Singer S. Reinventing the wheel? Or the emperor's new clothes [1]. J Altern Complement Med 2003;9(5):613-615.

(39) Engelhard D, Singer R, Nagler A, Barak V. Soluble interleukin-2 receptor levels in cytomegalovirus disease and graft versus host disease after t-lymphocyte depleted bone marrow transplantation for hematological neoplasias. Leuk Lymphoma 1994;12(3-4):273-280.