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Research Departments

Endocrinology

Endocrinology :

Title: Adverse effects of left ventricular hypertrophy in the reduction of endpoints in NIDDM with the angiotensin II antagonist losartan (RENAAL) study.

Department: Endocrinology

Authors: Boner G, Cooper ME, McCarroll K, Brenner BM, de Zeeuw D, Kowey PR, Shahinfar S, Dickson T, Crow RS, Parving HH; RENAAL Investigators.

Publication:Diabetologia

Date: 2005 Oct



Title: Management of diabetic nephropathy: epidemiology, pathogenesis of nephropathy and factors influencing progression.

Department: Endocrinology

Authors: Boner G.

Publication: EDTNA ERCA J.

Date: 2004 Jul




Title: Renin-angiotensin system blockade prevents the increase in plasma transforming growth factor beta 1, and reduces proteinuria and kidney hypertrophy in the streptozotocin-diabetic rat.

Department: Endocrinology

Authors: Erman A, Veksler S, Gafter U, Boner G, Wittenberg C, van Dijk DJ.

Publication: J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst.

Date: 2004 Sep



Title: Negative impact of 'old-to-old' donations on success of cadaveric renal transplants.

Department: Endocrinology

Authors: Weiss-Salz I, Mandel M, Galai N, Boner G, Mor E, Nakache R, Simchen E; Israeli Transplantation Consortium.

Publication: Clin Transplant.

Date: 2005 Jun

 

Heart Institute

Heart Institute:

Title: Successful outcome of a left ventricular free wall rupture in a community hospital: case report.

Department: Cardiology

Authors: Barasch E, Kaplinsky E, Lavee J.

Publication: Isr J Med Sci.

Date: 1993 Nov



Title: The value of dobutamine stress echocardiography in evaluation of patients after the first uncomplicated acute myocardial infarction.

Department: Heart Institute

Authors: Barasch E, Rosenblatt S, Kaplinksy E, Vered Z.

Publication: Cardiology.

Date: 1994



Title: A common origin of the very low frequency heart rate and blood pressure variability--a new insight into an old debate.

Department: Heart Institute

Authors: Leor-Librach RJ, Bobrovsky BZ, Eliash S, Kaplinsky E.

Publication: Auton Neurosci.

Date: 2002 Mar



Title: Very low-frequency heart rate variability wave amplitude and sympathetic stimulation--characterization and modeling.

Department: Heart Institute

Authors: Leor-Librach RJ, Eliash S, Kaplinsky E, Bobrovsky BZ.

Publication: IEEE Trans Biomed Eng.

Date: 2003


 

Hematology

Hematology:

Title: Two cycles of escalated BEACOPP followed by four cycles of ABVD utilizing early-interim PET/CT scan is an effective regimen for advanced high-risk Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Department: Hematology Unit

Authors: Avigdor A, Bulvik S, Levi I, Dann EJ, Shemtov N, Perez-Avraham G, Shimoni A, Nagler A, Ben-Bassat I, Polliack A.

Publication: Ann Oncol.

Date: 2010 Jan



Title: Induction of adult human bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells into functional astrocyte-like cells: potential for restorative treatment in Parkinson's disease.

Department: Hematology Unit

Authors: Bahat-Stroomza M, Barhum Y, Levy YS, Karpov O, Bulvik S, Melamed E, Offen D.

Publication: J Mol Neurosci.

Date: 2009 Sep



Title: Pulsed high-dose dexamethasone in resistant immune thrombocytopenic purpura

Department: Hematology Unit

Authors: Bulvik S, Ben-Tal O, Shimoni Z, Eldor A.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 1996 Jul



Title: Thymic involution, a co-morbidity factor in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Department: Hematology Unit

Authors: Seksenyan A, Ron-Harel N, Azoulay D, Cahalon L, Cardon M, Rogeri P, Ko MK, Weil M, Bulvik S, Rechavi G, Amariglio N, Konen E, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Somech R, Schwartz M.

Publication: J Cell Mol Med.

Date: 2010 Oct



Title: Serum free cultured bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells as a platform to characterize the effects of specific molecules.

Department: Hematology Unit

Authors: Solmesky L, Lefler S, Jacob-Hirsch J, Bulvik S, Rechavi G, Weil M.

Publication: PLoS One.

Date: 2010 Sep



Title: Bone morphogenetic protein signaling is involved in human mesenchymal stem cell survival in serum-free medium.

Department: Hematology Unit

Authors: Solmesky LJ, Abekasis M, Bulvik S, Weil M.

Publication: Stem Cells Dev.

Date: 2009 Nov

 

Infections Disease

Infections Disease Unit:

Title: The use of prednisone in the treatment of trichinellosis

Department: Infections Disease Unit

Authors: Shimoni Z, Klein Z, Weiner P, Assous MV, Froom P.

Publication: Isr Med Assoc J.

Date: 2007 Jul

 

Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease Unit:

Title: Empowering surgical nurses improves compliance rates for antibiotic prophylaxis after caesarean birth

Department: Infectious Disease Unit

Authors: Shimoni Z, Kama N, Mamet Y, Glick J, Dusseldorp N, Froom P.

Publication: J Adv Nurs.

Date: 2009 Nov


 

Title: Postpartum group B streptococcal tricuspid valve endocarditis.

Infectious Diseases

Department: Infectious Disease Unit

Authors: Shimoni Z, Ben David M, Niven MJ.

Publication: Isr Med Assoc J.

Date: 2006 Dec

 

Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine :

Title: Percutaneous feeding gastrostomy

Department: Internal Medicine

Authors: Shimoni Z, Kopolovitz G, Niven M, Moskovitz M, Gelber M, Feuchtwanger Z.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 1996 Feb

 



Title: Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection

Department: Internal Medicine A

Authors: Gelber M, Rodrig J.

Publication: Harefuah

Date: 1996 Jan

 



Title: Polymyalgia rheumatica as the presenting symptom of multiple myeloma

Department: Internal Medicine A

Authors: Gelber M.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 1995 May

 



Title: Symptomatic hypocalcemia precipitated by small-volume blood transfusion

Department: Internal Medicine B

Authors: Niven MJ, Zohar M, Shimoni Z, Glick J.

Publication: Ann Emerg Med.

Date: 1998 Oct

 



Title: Reasons patients present to the emergency department might change during epidemics and be a valuable component of a disease surveillance system

Department: Internal Medicine B

Authors: Shimoni Z, Gershon A, Kama N, Dusseldorp N, Froom P.

Publication: Med Hypotheses.

Date: 2006

 



Title: Increased complaints of fever in the emergency room can identify influenza epidemics

Department: Internal Medicine B

Authors: Shimoni Z, Niven M, Kama N, Dusseldorp N, Froom P.

Publication: Eur J Intern Med.

Date: 2008 Nov

 



Title: Fatal pneumonia due to Bordetella bronchiseptica

Department: Internal Medicine B

Authors: Shimoni Z, Niven M, Mosenkis M, Greif J.

Publication: Isr Med Assoc J.

Date: 2000 May

 



Title: Tricuspid valve endocarditis in adult patients without known predisposing factors

Department: Internal Medicine B

Authors: Shimoni Z, Pitlik S, Szyper-Kravitz M, Sagie A, Bishara J.

Publication: Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis.

Date: 2001 Jan

 



Title: Fatal invasive pulmonary aspergillosis presenting as profound hypoglycemia in a patient with anorexia nervosa

Department: Internal Medicine B,

Authors: Shimoni Z, Goldenberg A, Niven M.

Publication: Eur J Intern Med.

Date: 2006 Jul

 

National Security

National Security:

Title: Distribution of casualties in a mass-casualty incident with three local hospitals in the periphery of a densely populated area: lessons learned from the medical management of a terrorist attack.

Department: National Security

Authors: Bloch YH, Schwartz D, Pinkert M, Blumenfeld A, Avinoam S, Hevion G, Oren M, Goldberg A, Levi Y, Bar-Dayan Y.

Publication: Prehosp Disaster Med.

Date: 2007 May

 



Title: The significance of a small, level-3 'semi evacuation' hospital in a terrorist attack in a nearby town.

Department: National Security

Authors: Pinkert M, Leiba A, Zaltsman E, Erez O, Blumenfeld A, Avinoam S, Laor D, Schwartz D, Goldberg A, Levi Y, Bar-Dayan Y.

Publication: Disasters.

Date: 2007 Sep

 

Neonatal

Neonatal:

Title: Unusual presentation of familial glucocorticoid deficiency with a novel MRAP mutation.

Department: Neonatal

Authors: Modan-Moses D, Ben-Zeev B, Hoffmann C, Falik-Zaccai TC, Bental YA, Pinhas-Hamiel O, Anikster Y.

Publication: J Clin Endocrinol Metab.

Date: 2006 Oct



Title: Vitamin A supplementation for extremely-low-birth-weight infants.

Department: Neonatal

Authors: Bental YA, Rotschild A, Cooper PA.

Publication: N Engl J Med.

Date: 1999 Nov



Title: Closing the "ductal connection"--the diabetes insipidus way.

Department: Neonatal

Authors: Bental YA, Weisbrod M, Rubinstein U, Walitzky L, Karmakulov M.

Publication: Pediatrics.

Date: 2002 Sep



Title: Unusual presentation of familial glucocorticoid deficiency with a novel MRAP mutation.

Department: Neonatal

Authors: Modan-Moses D, Ben-Zeev B, Hoffmann C, Falik-Zaccai TC, Bental YA, Pinhas-Hamiel O, Anikster Y

Publication: J Clin Endocrinol Metab.

Date: 2006 Oct



Title: Bhutani-based nomograms for the prediction of significant hyperbilirubinaemia using transcutaneous measurements of bilirubin.

Department: Neonatology

Authors: Bental YA, Shiff Y, Dorsht N, Litig E, Tuval L, Mimouni FB.

Publication: Acta Paediatr.

Date: 2009 Dec



Title: Transcranial ultrasound imaging in a premature infant.

Department: Neonatology

Authors: Bental YA, Weintraub Z.

Publication: Pediatr Neurosurg.

Date: 2002 Sep



Title: Life-threatening echovirus 11 infection during first month of life

Department: Neonatology

Authors: Rubinstein U, Weisbrod M, Garty B.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 2000 Oct



Title: Feeding tolerance of ready-to-use versus powdered formulas in neonates.

Department: Neonatology

Authors: Weisbrod M, Mimouni FB.

Publication: Isr Med Assoc J.

Date: 2000 Oct

 

Neonatal&Radiology

Neonatal and Radiology:

Title: Brain ultrasonography in diagnosis of intrauterine infections and of neonatal chromosomal disorders

Department: Neonatal and Radiology Dept

Authors: Weisbrod M, Feuchtwanger Z, Schreiber M.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 1995 Mar

 

 

Nephrology

Nephrology

Title: Isolated adrenal mineralocorticoid deficiency due to amyloidosis associated with familial Mediterranean fever.

Department: Nephrology

Authors: Agmon D, Green J, Platau E, Better OS.

Publication: Am J Med Sci

Date: 1984 Jul



Title: Quiz page. A brown tumor in the sixth right rib secondary to hyperparathyroidism.

Department: Nephrology

Authors: Agmon D, Zohar M, Boner G.

Publication: Am J Kidney Dis.

Date: 2004 Dec

 



Title: Impaired renal acidification following acute renal ischemia in the dog.

Department: Nephrology

Authors: Winaver J, Agmon D, Harari R, Better OS.

Publication: Kidney Int

Date: 1986 Dec

 

Obstetrics

Obstetrics :

Title: Abdominal complications following ultrasonically guided percutaneous transvesical collection of oocytes for in vitro fertilization.

Department: Obstetrics

Authors: Ashkenazi J, Ben David M, Feldberg D, Shelef M, Dicker D, Goldman JA.

Publication: J In Vitro Fert Embryo Transf.

Date: 1987 Dec



Title: Prolapsed cervical leiomyosarcoma.

Department: Obstetrics

Ben David M, Dekel A, Gal R, Dicker D, Feldberg D, Goldman JA.

Obstet Gynecol Surv.

Date: 1988 Nov



Title: Neurofibroma of the vagina presenting with urinary retention. Review of the literature and report of a case.

Department: Obstetrics

Authors: Dekel A, Avidan D, Bar-Ziv J, Ben David M, Goldman JA.

Publication: Obstet Gynecol Surv.

Date: 1988 Jun



Title: Mullerian adenosarcoma of the uterus: report of a rare case and review of the literature.

Department: Obstetrics

Authors: Dekel A, Dicker D, Kugler D, Ben David M, Gal R, Goldman JA.

Publication: Gynecol Oncol.

Date: 1988 Jun



Title: First trimester bleeding in clinical IVF pregnancies.

Department: Obstetrics

Authors: Goldman JA, Ashkenazi J, Ben-David M, Feldberg D, Dicker D, Voliovitz I.

Publication: Hum Reprod.

Date: 1988 Aug

 



Title: Prolonged retention of laminaria fragments: a rare complication of induced abortion.

Department: obstetrics

Authors: Lachman E, Czernobilsky B, Ben-David M, Vlodavsky E, Lifschitz-Mercer B, Mammet Y.

Publication: Obstet Gynecol.

Date: 2004 May

 

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Obstetrics & Gynecology:


Title: Epidural analgesia for labor pain is not associated with a decreased frequency of uterine activity.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Feinstein M, Heifetz C, Mamet Y.

Publication: Int J Gynaecol Obstet.

Date: 1999 May

 



Title: Assessment of a newer technique for cesarean section.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Feinstein M, Mamet Y.

Publication: Arch Gynecol Obstet.

Date: 2002 Aug

 



Title: Assisted internal autorotation with vacuum extractor. Description of an original maneuver.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Feinstein M, Mamet Y.

Publication:Arch Gynecol Obstet.

Date: 2000 Feb

 



Title: Disseminated intravascular coagulopathy in pregnancy: thorough comprehension of etiology and management reduces obstetricians' stress.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Feinstein M, Mamet Y.

Publication: Arch Gynecol Obstet.

Date: 2000 Feb

 



Title: Unusual presentation of acute abdomen in a syndrome of double uterus, unilaterally imperforated double vagina, and ipsilateral renal agenesis.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Feinstein M, Mamet Y.

Publication: Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand.

Date: 2000 Feb

 



Title: Human fetal-placental weight ratio in normal singleton near-term pregnancies.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Feinstein M, Mamet Y.

Publication: Gynecol Obstet Invest.

Date: 1999

 



Title: Listeria monocytogenes reinfection in a pregnant woman.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Feinstein M, Mamet Y.

Publication: Br J Obstet Gynaecol.

Date: 1999 May

 



Title: Transient myocardial ischemia may occur following subendometrial vasopressin infiltration.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Mamet Y.

Publication: Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol.

Date: 2000 Jul

 



Title: Red blood cell survival and kinetics during pregnancy.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Mamet Y.

Publication: Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol

Date: 2000 Dec

 



Title: Cervical balloon for dysfunctional labor following amniotomy.

Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Authors: Lurie S, Rabinerson D, Feinstein M, Mamet Y.

Publication: J Perinat Med.

Date: 1998

 



Title: Caesarean delivery during maternal cardiopulmonary resuscitation for status asthmaticus.

Department: Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Authors: Lurie S, Mamet Y.

Publication: Emerg Med J.

Date: 2003 May

 

Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology:

Title: Phototherapeutic keratectomy with mitomycin C for corneal haze following photorefractive keratectomy for myopia.

Department: Ophthalmology

Authors: Porges Y, Ben-Haim O, Hirsh A, Levinger S.

Publication: J Refract Surg.

Date: 2003 Jan-Feb

 


Title: Prevalence of HIV with conjunctival squamous cell neoplasia in an African provincial hospital.

Department: Ophthalmology

Authors: Porges Y, Groisman GM.

Publication: Cornea.

Date: 2003 Jan

 


Title: Sterility of glaucoma medications among chronic users in the community.

Department: opthalmology

Authors: Porges Y, Rothkoff L, Glick J, Cohen S.

Publication: J Ocul Pharmacol Ther.

Date: 2004

 

Pathology

Pathology :

Title: fibrous pseudotumor of mesentery presenting with acute peritonitis: case report with immunohistochemical study and review of literature.

Department: Pathology

Authors: Ben-Izhak O, Itin L, Feuchtwanger Z, Lifschitz-Mercer B, Czernobilsky B.

Publication: Int J Surg Pathol.

Date: 2001 Jul




Title: Granulosa Cell Tumor of the Broad Ligament: Report of a Case With Emphasis on the Differential Diagnosis With Female Adnexal Tumor of Probable Wolffian Origin.

Department: Pathology

Authors: Czernobilsky B, Lifschitz-Mercer B, Trejo L, Atlas I.

Publication: Int J Surg Pathol.

Date: 2009 Dec




Title: Treatment of decubitus ulcers

Department: Pathology

Authors: Feuchtwanger Z, Kaplan H, Peled I, Wexler MR.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 1979 Nov;




Title: Endometrial biopsy-induced gene modulation: first evidence for the expression of bladder-transmembranal uroplakin Ib in human endometrium.

Department: Pathology

Authors: Kalma Y, Granot I, Gnainsky Y, Or Y, Czernobilsky B, Dekel N, Barash A.

Publication: Fertil Steril.

Date: 2009 Apr




Title: Is Her-2/neu expressed in nonepithelial ovarian malignancies?

Department: Pathology

Authors: Menczer J, Schreiber L, Czernobilsky B, Berger E, Golan A, Levy T.

Publication: Am J Obstet Gynecol.

Date: 2007 Jan




Title: COX-2 expression in nonepithelial ovarian malignancies.

Department: Pathology

Authors: Menczer J, Schreiber L, Sukmanov O, Czernobilsky B, Berger E, Golan A, Levi T.

Publication: Int J Gynecol Pathol.

Date: 2011 Jan




Title: Luteinized thecoma associated with sclerosing peritonitis--conservative surgical approach followed by corticosteroid and GnRH agonist treatment--a case report.

Department: Pathology

Authors: Schonman R, Klein Z, Edelstein E, Czernobilsky B, Fishman A.

Publication: Gynecol Oncol.

Date: 2008 Dec

 

Pediatric Hemato/Oncology

Pediatric Hemato/Oncology:

Title: Liver laceration following blunt wave trauma.

Department: Pediatric Hemato/Oncology

Authors: Sharon N, Schachter J, Feuchtwanger Z.

Publication: Isr Med Assoc J.

Date: 2003 Apr

 


 

Title: Weird activity and the wandering spleen.

Department: Pediatric Hemato-Oncology

Authors: Sharon N, Schachter J, Talnir R, First J, Rubinstein U, Bilik R.

Publication: Isr Med Assoc J.

Date: 2005 Nov

 

Pediatrics

Pediatrics:

Title: Thorn-induced non-specific granulomatous left biceps myositis with left subareolar lymphadenopathy.

Department: Pediatrics

Authors: Gross S, First J.

Publication: Arch Orthop Trauma Surg.

Date: 1984

 



Title: Tuberculosis in a pair of twins--the use of molecular biology methods for the detection of the source of infection

Department: Pediatrics

Authors: Rubinstein U, Schachter J, Sharon N, Talnir R, Amir J.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 2007 Mar



Title: Loeffler syndrome in a child treated with aspirin

Department: Pediatrics

Authors: Sandhaus Y, Weisbrod M, Schreiber M.

Publication: Harefuah.

Date: 1990 Mar

 

Pulmonary

Pulmonary:

Title: Computerized analysis of cytology and fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) in induced sputum for lung cancer detection.

Department: Pulmonary

Authors: Guber A, Greif J, Rona R, Fireman E, Madi L, Kaplan T, Yemini Z, Gottfried M, Katz RL, Daniely M.

Publication: Cancer Cytopathol.

Date: 2010 Oct

 

 

Research and Development for Occupational and Environmental Health

Research and Development

for Occupational and Environmental Health

Title: Immunologic evaluation of hepatitis B vaccine application in hospital staff.

Department: Research and Development for Occupational and Environmental Health

Authors: Platkov E, Shlyakhov E, Glick Y, Khalemsky S, Fischbein A.

Publication: Int J Occup Med Environ Health.

Date: 2003



Title: Ultramorphological sperm characteristics in the risk assessment of health effects after radiation exposure among salvage workers in Chernobyl.

Department: Research and Development of Occupational and Environmental Health

Authors: Fischbein A, Zabludovsky N, Eltes F, Grischenko V, Bartoov B.

Publication: Environ Health Perspect.

Date: 1997 Dec