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מאמרים מדעיים


Ovadia YS, Gefel D, Toledano Y, et al. Does Iodine Intake Modify the Effect of Maternal Dysglycemia on Birth Weight in Mild-to-Moderate Iodine-Deficient Populations? A Mother-Newborn Prospective Cohort Study. Nutrients. 2023;15(13):2914. Published 2023 Jun 27. doi:10.3390/nu15132914


Shenhav S, Benbassat C, Gefel D, Zangen S, Rosen SR, Avrahami-Benyounes Y, Almashanu S, Groisman L, Rorman E, Fytlovich S, Anteby EY, Ovadia YS. Can Mild-to-Moderate Iodine Deficiency during Pregnancy Alter Thyroid Function? Lessons from a Mother–Newborn Cohort. Nutrients. 2022; 14(24):5336.

Ovadia YS, Zangen S*, Rosen SR, Gefel D, Almashanu S, Benbassat C, Fytlovich S, Aharoni D, Anteby EY, Shenhav S*. Maternal Iodine Deficiency: A Newborns' overweight risk factor? A prospective study. Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2021. doi: 10.1007/s00404-021-06261-x. * Contributed equally.


Rosen SR, Ovadia YS*, Anteby EY, Fytlovich S, Aharoni D, Zamir D, Gefel D, Shenhav S*. Low intake of iodized salt and iodine containing supplements among pregnant women with apparently insufficient iodine status - time to change policy? Journal of Public Health Policy. 2020;9(1):9. doi: 10.1186/s13584-020-00367-4. * Contributed equally.


Zohav E, Zohav E, Rabinovich M, Shenhav S, Ovadia YS, Anteby EY, Grin L. Local cerebroplacental ratio reference ranges are better predictors for adverse delivery outcomes in normal weight fetuses during pregnancy. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2019:1-6. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2019.16859683.


Zohav E, Zohav E, Rabinovich M, Alasbah A, Shenhav S, Sofer H, Ovadia YS, Anteby EY, Grin L. Third-trimester Reference Ranges for Cerebroplacental Ratio and Pulsatility Index for Middle Cerebral Artery and Umbilical Artery in Normal-growth Singleton Fetuses in the Israeli Population. Rambam Maimonides Med J. 2019; 10(4). doi: 10.5041/RMMJ.10379.


Ovadia YS, Sabastian S, Dahl L, Troen AM, Mabjeesh SJ. The effect of iodophor post-milking teat disinfection on iodine content in goat milk. Israel Journal of Veterinary Medicine. 2018. 73(4): 14-22.


Ovadia YS, Gefel D, Weizmann N, Raizman M, Goldsmith R, Mabjeesh SJ, Dahl L, Troen AM. Low iodine intake from dairy foods despite high milk iodine content in Israel. THYROID. 2018. doi: 10.1089/thy.2017.0654.


Ovadia YS, Arbelle JE, Gefel D, Brik H, Wolf T, Nadler V, Hunziker S, Zimmermann MB, Troen AM. First Israeli national iodine survey demonstrates iodine deficiency among school aged children and pregnant women. THYROID. 2017.  27(8):1083-1091. doi: 10.1089/thy.2017.0251.


Gefel D, Turkot S, Aharoni A, Fytlovich S, Ovadia YS. Serum thyroglobulin levels and estimated iodine intake in adults exposed to iodine‑diluted desalinated drinking water. Harfuah. 2016. 155(8): 470-4. [article in Hebrew].


Ovadia YS, Gefel D, Turkot S, Fytlovich S, Aharoni D, Troen AM. Can desalinated seawater contribute to iodine deficiency disorders? An observation and hypothesis. Public Health Nutrition journal. 2016: 1-10. doi:

Ovadia YS, Gefel D, Turkot S, Fytlovich S, Aharoni D, Troen AM. Elevated serum thyroglobulin and low iodine intake are associated with non-toxic nodular goiter among adults living near the eastern Mediterranean coast. Journal of Thyroid Research 2014; doi:10.1155/2014/913672.

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