Eli Atar

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous trans-papillary elimination of common bile duct stones using an existing gallbladder drain for access
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Hasharon Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 14:354-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of peripheral cutting balloon in the management of resistant benign ureteral and biliary strictures
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Golda Campus, Petah Tikva 49372, Israel
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:241-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Balloon angioplasty of popliteal and crural arteries in elderly with critical chronic limb ischemia
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Golda Campus, Rachel Venachum 5, Petah Tikva 49377, Israel
    Eur J Radiol 53:287-92. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Infrapopliteal stenting with silicon carbide-coated stents in critical limb ischemia: a 12 month follow-up study
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:611-4. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Embolization of transected vertebral arteries in unstable trauma patients
    Eli Atar
    Unit of Vascular Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson and Golda Campuses, Petah Tiqva, 49372, Israel
    Emerg Radiol 11:291-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Gadolinium-based magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents in interventional radiology
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Golda Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:412-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous treatment of a celiac artery aneurysm using a stent graft
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Golda Campus, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:370-1. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary greater omental torsion: CT diagnosis in an elderly woman
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Golda Hasharon Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:57-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Step-and-Shoot: a new low radiation coronary computed tomography angiography technology: our initial experience with 125 consecutive asymptomatic patients
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hasharon Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:662-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of transjugular and plugged-percutaneous liver biopsy in patients with contraindications to ordinary percutaneous liver biopsy and an "in-house" protocol for selecting the procedure of choice
    Eli Atar
    Vascular and Interventional Units, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hasharon Hospital, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:560-4. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous trans-papillary elimination of common bile duct stones using an existing gallbladder drain for access
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Hasharon Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 14:354-8. 2012
    ..The presence of stones in the common bile duct (CBD) may cause complications such as obstructing jaundice or ascending cholangitis, and the stones should be removed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of peripheral cutting balloon in the management of resistant benign ureteral and biliary strictures
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Golda Campus, Petah Tikva 49372, Israel
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:241-5. 2005
    ..To report the initial and midterm results of percutaneous cutting balloon incision and dilation (PCBID) for the treatment of benign ureteral and biliary strictures in patients after failed high-pressure balloon dilation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Balloon angioplasty of popliteal and crural arteries in elderly with critical chronic limb ischemia
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Golda Campus, Rachel Venachum 5, Petah Tikva 49377, Israel
    Eur J Radiol 53:287-92. 2005
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate angiographic and clinical results of popliteal, infrapopliteal, and multi-level disease percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in such patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Infrapopliteal stenting with silicon carbide-coated stents in critical limb ischemia: a 12 month follow-up study
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:611-4. 2009
    ..Critical limb ischemia is an increasingly common condition that has high surgical morbidity and limited non-surgical options...
  5. ncbi request reprint Embolization of transected vertebral arteries in unstable trauma patients
    Eli Atar
    Unit of Vascular Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson and Golda Campuses, Petah Tiqva, 49372, Israel
    Emerg Radiol 11:291-4. 2005
    ..Emergency coil embolization is an effective endovascular technique for use in unstable patients with angiography findings of a transected vertebral artery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gadolinium-based magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents in interventional radiology
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Golda Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:412-4. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous treatment of a celiac artery aneurysm using a stent graft
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Golda Campus, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:370-1. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary greater omental torsion: CT diagnosis in an elderly woman
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Golda Hasharon Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:57-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Step-and-Shoot: a new low radiation coronary computed tomography angiography technology: our initial experience with 125 consecutive asymptomatic patients
    Eli Atar
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hasharon Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:662-6. 2010
    ..Coronary CTangiography is an accurate imaging modality; however, its main drawback is the radiation dose. A new technology, the "step and shoot," which reduces the radiation up to one-eighth, is now available...
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of transjugular and plugged-percutaneous liver biopsy in patients with contraindications to ordinary percutaneous liver biopsy and an "in-house" protocol for selecting the procedure of choice
    Eli Atar
    Vascular and Interventional Units, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hasharon Hospital, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:560-4. 2010
    ..When both are technically available, we suggest PB as the procedure of choice, especially in transplanted livers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Peripheral cutting balloon in the management of resistant benign ureteral and biliary strictures: long-term results
    Eli Atar
    Department of Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Affiliated to the Sacker Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    Diagn Interv Radiol 13:39-41. 2007
    ..To report the long-term follow-up results of peripheral cutting balloon incision and dilatation (PCBID) after failed high-pressure balloon dilatation in patients with benign ureteral and biliary strictures...
  12. ncbi request reprint Transhepatic balloon dilatation of early biliary strictures in pediatric liver transplantation: successful initial and mid-term outcome
    Alexander Belenky
    Department of Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva 49100, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 27:491-4. 2004
    ..To evaluate the initial and mid-term outcomes of transhepatic balloon dilatation for the treatment of early biliary strictures in lateral left-segment liver transplants in young children...
  13. doi request reprint Celiac trunk embolization, as a means of elongating short distal descending thoracic aortic aneurysm necks, prior to endovascular aortic repair
    Alexander Belenky
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Golda Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:923-7. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Retrospective comparison of mechanical percutaneous thrombectomy of hemodialysis arteriovenous grafts with the Arrow-Trerotola device and the lyse and wait technique
    Natalia Vashchenko
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Hospital, Petach Tikva, Israel
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1626-9. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of myocardial bridging detected with 64-slice multidetector coronary computed tomography angiography in asymptomatic adults
    Eli Atar
    Department of Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqwa 49100, Israel
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 1:78-83. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prevalence of myocardial bridging and the ability of 64-slice coronary computed tomography angiography to identify myocardial bridging in asymptomatic adults...
  16. doi request reprint Endovascular interventions of juxtaanastomotic stenoses and thromboses of hemodialysis arteriovenous fistulas
    Aenov Cohen
    Vascular Interventional Unit, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Hasharon Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:66-70. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint Endovascular diagnosis and intervention in patients with isolated hyperammonemia, with or without ascites, after liver transplantation
    Alexander Belenky
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Keren Kayemet Leisrael 7, Petah Tiqwa 49372, Israel
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:259-63. 2009
    ..Ammonia levels returned to normal, and ascites had regressed completely for at least 3 months...
  18. ncbi request reprint Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair using transvenous intravascular US catheter guidance in patients with chronic renal failure
    Alexander Belenky
    Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Rabin Medical Center and Beilinson Hospital, Petach Tikva 49100, Israel
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 25:702-6. 2014
    ..To describe the transvenous application of intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) for guidance during endovascular aortic repair (EVAR)...
  19. doi request reprint Transarterial embolization for acute head and neck bleeding: eight-year experience with emphasis on rebleeding risk in cancer patients
    Gideon Bachar
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Laryngoscope 123:1220-6. 2013
    ..To present our 8-year experience with transarterial embolization for head and neck bleeding, with an emphasis on the need for repeated procedures in patients treated for head and neck cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of framingham and systematic coronary risk evaluation scores by coronary computed tomographic angiography in asymptomatic adults
    Sonya Schneer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rabin Medical Center, Hasharon Hospital, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 111:700-4. 2013
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  21. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous balloon dilatation for the treatment of early and late ureteral strictures after renal transplantation: long-term follow-up
    Gil N Bachar
    Department of Radiology, Interventional Radiology Unit, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 27:335-8. 2004
    ..PBD is a safe and simple tool for treating ureteral strictures and procedure-related morbidity is low. It can serve as an initial treatment in patients with early or late ureteral strictures after renal transplantation...
  22. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue as a predictor of coronary artery disease in asymptomatic subjects
    Gil N Bachar
    Department of Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 110:534-8. 2012
    ..58 vs 2.02 ± 1.42 mm, p <0.0001). In conclusion, asymptomatic patients with CAD have significantly more EAT than patients without CAD. An EAT thickness of 2.4 mm is the optimal cutoff for prediction of presence of significant CAD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Angiographic findings and clinical outcomes in asymptomatic patients with severe obstructive atherosclerosis on computed tomography angiography
    Ran Kornowski
    Institute of Interventional Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:627-33. 2008
    ..Cardiac computed tomography angiography is a relatively new imaging modality to detect coronary atherosclerosis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Initial experience with ovarian vein embolization for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome
    Gil Nissim Bachar
    Interventional Radiology Unit, Department of Radiology, Rabin Medical Center Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:843-6. 2003
    ..Ovarian vein embolization was recently suggested as the preferred treatment for chronic pelvic pain syndrome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Nonfunctioning renal allograft embolization as an alternative to graft nephrectomy: report on seven years' experience
    Eli Atar
    Department of Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 26:37-9. 2003
    ..Renal vascular embolization has been suggested as a possible alternative. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of arterial embolization of these nonfunctioning transplanted kidneys...
  26. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of an occluded surgical splenorenal shunt in a 4-year-old child after liver transplantation
    Ethan Yussim
    Vascular and Interventional Radiology Unit, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Pediatr Radiol 35:688-90. 2005
    ..Percutaneous reopening of the shunt is a relatively safe procedure that may spare patients of surgical intervention...
  27. ncbi request reprint Angioplasty using covered stents in five patients with symptomatic pulmonary artery stenosis after single-lung transplantation
    Ahuva Grubstein
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 37:686-90. 2014
    ..We summarize our experience of pulmonary artery stent-graft placement in transplant recipients who were also fit for surgical repair...
  28. ncbi request reprint MR angiography for abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms: assessment before endovascular repair in patients with impaired renal function
    Eli Atar
    Department of Radiology, Interventional Radiology Unit, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva 49100, Israel
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:386-93. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic diaphragmatic hiatal herniation of the pancreas
    Miriam Katz
    Deparment of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:524-5. 2002
    ..We present a CT diagnosis of hiatal hernia containing the body and tail of a normal pancreas in an asymptomatic patient...
  30. doi request reprint Increased epicardial adipose tissue thickness as a predictor for hypertension: a cross-sectional observational study
    Dror Dicker
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel Department of Radiology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:893-8. 2013
    ..Hypertensive patients have significantly higher than normal EAT thickness. Epicardial adipose tissue thickness may serve as a risk indicator for hypertension and cardiovascular morbidity. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint Ovarian varices in healthy female kidney donors: incidence, morbidity, and clinical outcome
    Alexander Belenky
    Department of Radiology and the Interventional and Vascular Unit, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:625-7. 2002
    ..We evaluated the incidence, morbidity, and clinical outcome of ovarian varices in healthy female kidney donors before and 6 months after nephrectomy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and clinical predictors of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease in asymptomatic patients undergoing coronary multidetector computed tomography
    Gil N Bachar
    Department of Radiology, d, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 18:353-60. 2007
    ..We examined the prevalence and clinical predictors of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease in asymptomatic patients undergoing multidetector computed tomography..
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of aging on the adult extrahepatic bile duct: a sonographic study
    Gil N Bachar
    Department of Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    J Ultrasound Med 22:879-82; quiz 883-5. 2003
    ..To determine whether the size of the extrahepatic bile duct increases with age in adults...
  34. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography study of the effect of orlistat on visceral adipose tissue volume in obese subjects
    Dror Dicker
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Rabin Medical Center Golda Campus, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:199-202. 2010
    ..Obesity has become a major public health problem worldwide...
  35. doi request reprint Staged transcatheter treatment of portal hypoplasia and congenital portosystemic shunts in children
    Elchanan Bruckheimer
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, Schneider Children s Medical Center Israel, Kaplan 14, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 36:1580-5. 2013
    ..Acute shunt closure results in portal hypertension. A transcatheter method of staged shunt reduction to afford growth of portal vessels followed by shunt closure is reported...
  36. doi request reprint Sex differences in the epidemiology, seasonal variation, and trends in the management of patients with acute appendicitis
    Gideon Y Stein
    Department of Internal Medicine B, Beilinson Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 397:1087-92. 2012
    ..In this study, we analyzed the gender correlation with demographic, epidemiologic, diurnal, and seasonal trends in relation to the incidence and management of patients with acute appendicitis in our medical center...
  37. doi request reprint Fatalities and severe metabolic disorders associated with the use of sodium phosphate enemas: a single center's experience
    Yaacov Ori
    Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 172:263-5. 2012
    ..Sodium phosphate enemas, even in standard doses, may lead to severe metabolic disorders associated with a high mortality and morbidity. Their use should be limited to low-risk patients only...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Can MR angiography (MRA) replace conventional diagnostic angiography?]
    Eli Atar
    Unit of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rabin Medical Center, Golda Campus
    Harefuah 142:368-71, 397. 2003
    ..This modality can replace conventional angiography and the use of iodine, thus reducing the morbidity of invasive iodinated contrast based procedures...
  39. doi request reprint Does a colonoscopy after acute diverticulitis affect its management?: a single center experience
    Hemda Schmilovitz-Weiss
    Gastroenterology Unit, Hasharon Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tiqwa, Israel 49372
    J Clin Gastroenterol 46:317-20. 2012
    ..Common practice has been to perform a colonoscopy after the event to exclude other diagnoses, mainly colon cancer. Our aim was to evaluate the yield of an early colonoscopy...
  40. ncbi request reprint Use of Amplatzer device for endobronchial closure of bronchopleural fistulas
    Mordechai R Kramer
    Pulmonary Institute, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    Chest 133:1481-4. 2008
    ..In this work, we describe a novel method of BPF closure using the Amplatzer device, which is commonly used for transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects...
  41. ncbi request reprint Postmortem computed tomography in victims of military air mishaps: radiological-pathological correlation of CT findings
    Gad Levy
    Headquarters of the Israeli Air Force Surgeon General, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:699-702. 2007
    ..3% for autopsy, 90.3% for postmortem CT, P = not significant). Postmortem CT and autopsy have distinct performance profiles, and although the first cannot replace the latter it is a useful complementary examination...
  42. ncbi request reprint Catheter-induced vasospasm in the treatment of acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding
    Jacob Cynamon
    Department of Radiology, Division of Vascular Radiology, Montefiore Medical Center, University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, New York 10467 2490, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:211-6. 2003
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