M Boaz

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Baseline oxysterols and other markers of oxidative stress, inflammation and malnutrition in the vitamin e and intima media thickness progression in end-stage renal disease (VIPER) cohort
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 100:c111-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum malondialdehyde and prevalent cardiovascular disease in hemodialysis
    M Boaz
    Department of Nephrology, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Kidney Int 56:1078-83. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Lipid oxidation kinetics in hemodialysis patients with and without history of myocardial infarction
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology Unit, Brunner Institute of Medical Research, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:692-6. 2003
  4. pmc Analysis of institutional blood glucose surveillance
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:1514-5. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral vascular disease and serum phosphorus in hemodialysis: a nested case-control study
    M Boaz
    Epidemiology Unit and Brunner Institute of Medical Research, Holon, Israel
    Clin Nephrol 63:98-105. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and symptoms suggestive of gastroparesis in patients with type 2 diabetes and neuropathy
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Diabetes Complications 25:325-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of anti-inflammatory (aspirin and/or statin) therapy on body weight in Type 2 diabetic individuals: EAT, a retrospective study
    M Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Diabet Med 26:708-13. 2009
  8. pmc Institutional blood glucose monitoring system for hospitalized patients: an integral component of the inpatient glucose control program
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 3:1168-74. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention with antioxidants of cardiovascular disease in endstage renal disease (SPACE): randomised placebo-controlled trial
    M Boaz
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Lancet 356:1213-8. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled clinical trial comparing the efficacy of dead sea mineral-enriched body lotion versus two types of placebo in the treatment of cutaneous dryness, itching, peeling and tightness in hemodialysis patients (EDIT)
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 113:c169-76. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Baseline oxysterols and other markers of oxidative stress, inflammation and malnutrition in the vitamin e and intima media thickness progression in end-stage renal disease (VIPER) cohort
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 100:c111-9. 2005
    ..This study was designed to compare levels of the oxysterols 7-ketocholesterol (7KC) and 7beta-hydroxycholesterol (7betaOH) between a cohort of HD patients and healthy controls...
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum malondialdehyde and prevalent cardiovascular disease in hemodialysis
    M Boaz
    Department of Nephrology, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Kidney Int 56:1078-83. 1999
    ..This study examined the effects of HD and CVD on serum malondialdehyde (MDA) levels as a marker of oxidative stress in HD patients with and without prevalent CVD. Serum MDA levels and CVD prevalence in HD were modeled...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lipid oxidation kinetics in hemodialysis patients with and without history of myocardial infarction
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology Unit, Brunner Institute of Medical Research, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:692-6. 2003
    ..In lipid oxidation kinetics studies, prevalent cardiovascular disease has been associated with shortened lag phase, the length of time preceding the onset of oxidation...
  4. pmc Analysis of institutional blood glucose surveillance
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:1514-5. 2010
    ..The data have been associated with a significant reduction in random blood glucose values. In Israel, the National Diabetes Council has recommended the use of automated institutional glucometers in all hospitals...
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral vascular disease and serum phosphorus in hemodialysis: a nested case-control study
    M Boaz
    Epidemiology Unit and Brunner Institute of Medical Research, Holon, Israel
    Clin Nephrol 63:98-105. 2005
    ..Elevated P and Ca x P have been associated with vascular calcification in dialysis patients...
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and symptoms suggestive of gastroparesis in patients with type 2 diabetes and neuropathy
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Diabetes Complications 25:325-8. 2011
    ..Gastric motor abnormalities have been reported in obese patients, and obesity is associated with T2DM. An association between obesity and gastroparesis symptoms in diabetic patients with neuropathy has not been investigated...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of anti-inflammatory (aspirin and/or statin) therapy on body weight in Type 2 diabetic individuals: EAT, a retrospective study
    M Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Diabet Med 26:708-13. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to determine whether exposure to anti-IFRx is associated with weight loss in T2DM patients...
  8. pmc Institutional blood glucose monitoring system for hospitalized patients: an integral component of the inpatient glucose control program
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 3:1168-74. 2009
    ..Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel...
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention with antioxidants of cardiovascular disease in endstage renal disease (SPACE): randomised placebo-controlled trial
    M Boaz
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Lancet 356:1213-8. 2000
    ..We investigated the effect of high-dose vitamin E supplementation on cardiovascular disease outcomes in haemodialysis patients with pre-existing cardiovascular disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled clinical trial comparing the efficacy of dead sea mineral-enriched body lotion versus two types of placebo in the treatment of cutaneous dryness, itching, peeling and tightness in hemodialysis patients (EDIT)
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 113:c169-76. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to investigate the short-term safety and efficacy of topical application with body lotion enriched with minerals from the Dead Sea versus 2 different placebo treatments in reducing symptoms of uremic pruritus...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of hemostatic factors and serum malondialdehyde as predictive factors for cardiovascular disease in hemodialysis patients
    M Boaz
    Department of Internal Medicine A, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Am J Kidney Dis 34:438-44. 1999
    ..OR for CVD in the highest versus lowest tertile of pretreatment MDA level was 2.71 (95% confidence interval [CI], 1.42 to 5.19). ORs for CVD in the highest versus lowest tertile of posttreatment MDA level was 3.65 (95% CI, 1.6 to 8.32)...
  12. pmc Relation of adiponectin to glucose tolerance status, adiposity, and cardiovascular risk factor load
    N Wolfson
    Department of Medicine, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Exp Diabetes Res 2012:250621. 2012
    ..Adiponectin has anti-atherogenic and anti-inflammatory properties. We investigated the influence of adiponectin on glucose tolerance status, adiposity and cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs)...
  13. doi request reprint Effect of weight loss maintenance on arterial compliance and metabolic and inflammatory parameters: a three-year follow-up study
    N Wolfson
    Department of Medicine, Wolfson Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Ann Nutr Metab 57:204-10. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of long-term treatment with rosiglitazone on arterial elasticity and metabolic parameters in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus: a 2-year follow-up study
    M Shargorodsky
    Department of Endocrinology, Brunner Institute for Cardiovascular Research, Wolfson Medical Center Holon and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diabet Med 24:1254-60. 2007
    ..The present study was designed to determine the long-term effect of rosiglitazone on arterial compliance and metabolic parameters in patients with Type 2 diabetes...
  15. doi request reprint Osteoprotegerin as an independent marker of subclinical atherosclerosis in osteoporotic postmenopausal women
    M Shargorodsky
    Department of Endocrinology, Wolfson Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 204:608-11. 2009
    ..75, p<0.0001) and AIx (standardized beta=0.41, p=0.01). Serum OPG is potentially an independent predictor of early vascular adverse changes in osteoporotic postmenopausal women...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of homocysteine-lowering therapy on arterial elasticity and metabolic parameters in metformin-treated diabetic patients
    M Mashavi
    Department of Medicine, Wolfson Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 199:362-7. 2008
    ..The improvement was associated with a decrease in Hcy as well as an increase in folic acid and vitamin B12. These findings suggest that Hcy-lowering may have beneficial vascular effect in metformin-treated diabetic patients...
  17. doi request reprint Effect of long-term treatment with risedronate on arterial compliance in osteoporotic patients with cardiovascular risk factors
    A Luckish
    Department of Internal Medicine, Holon, 58100, Israel
    Bone 43:279-83. 2008
    ..These beneficial vascular effects were not related to changes in cardiovascular risk factors and may be attributed to direct effects of risedronate on the vascular wall...
  18. doi request reprint Adiponectin and vascular properties in obese patients: is it a novel biomarker of early atherosclerosis?
    M Shargorodsky
    Department of Endocrinology, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:553-8. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to investigate a possible association between serum adiponectin levels and early vascular changes in obese patients as determined by intima media thickness (IMT) and arterial pulse-wave contour analysis...
  19. doi request reprint Serum homocysteine, folate, vitamin B12 levels and arterial stiffness in diabetic patients: which of them is really important in atherogenesis?
    M Shargorodsky
    Department of Endocrinology, Wolfson Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:70-5. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to assess the relationship between total Hcy, folate, and vitamin B12 levels and arterial stiffness, an early marker of generalized atherosclerosis...
  20. doi request reprint Relation of arterial properties to left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertensive adults: focus on gender-related differences
    R Cernes
    Department of Nephrology, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Angiology 61:510-5. 2010
    ..The current study was designed to determine the gender-related differences in the association between echographically determined LVH measures and arterial stiffness in hypertensive men and women...
  21. doi request reprint Effect of sevelamer hydrochloride exposure on carotid intima media thickness in hemodialysis patients
    M Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 117:c83-8. 2011
    ..Elevated phosphorus (P) and calcium (Ca)-P product (Ca × P) are associated with vascular calcification and cardiovascular disease (CVD) morbidity and CVD and all-cause mortality...
  22. doi request reprint Jewish New Year associated with decreased point of care glucose in hospitalised patient population
    J Wainstein
    Diabetes Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Int J Clin Pract 65:1055-8. 2011
    ..In individuals with diabetes, glycaemic control has been shown to be disrupted during the winter holiday period...
  23. doi request reprint Increasing derangement of glucose homeostasis is associated with increased arterial stiffness in patients with diabetes, impaired fasting glucose and normal controls
    E Lukich
    Department of Medicine, Wolfson Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 26:365-70. 2010
    ..The present study investigated association between glucose tolerance status and arterial stiffness in subjects with normal and impaired glucose regulation (IGR)...
  24. ncbi request reprint High dose treatment with angiotensin II receptor blocker in patients with hypertension: differential effect of tissue protection versus blood pressure lowering
    M Shargorodsky
    Department of Endocrinology, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 197:303-10. 2008
    ..Treatment with high doses of Candesartan improves arterial stiffness to a greater extent than conventional doses of Candesartan, despite comparable changes in blood pressure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Inpatient hyperglycaemia improvement quality program
    Y Bar-Dayan
    Diabetes Unit, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Clin Pract 68:495-502. 2014
    ..This study assessed the effectiveness of the Inpatient Hyperglycaemia Improvement Quality Program (IHIQP) over a 4-year period...
  26. doi request reprint Malnutrition risk in newly hospitalized overweight and obese individuals: Mr NOI
    E Leibovitz
    Internal Medicine Department A, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:620-4. 2013
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  27. ncbi request reprint Insulin pump therapy vs. multiple daily injections in obese Type 2 diabetic patients
    J Wainstein
    Diabetes Unit, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Diabet Med 22:1037-46. 2005
    ..To compare the efficacy of insulin pump treatment with multiple daily injections in the treatment of poorly controlled obese Type 2 diabetic patients already receiving two or more daily injections of insulin plus metformin...
  28. ncbi request reprint The effect of a rapid weight loss induced by laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding on arterial stiffness, metabolic and inflammatory parameters in patients with morbid obesity
    M Shargorodsky
    Department of Endocrinology, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1632-8. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Pamidronate-induced nephrotoxic tubular necrosis--a case report
    S Smetana
    Nephrology Institute, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Clin Nephrol 61:63-7. 2004
    ..The acute pattern of renal failure resolved following cessation of pamidronate administration in this patient for osteoporosis; the patient also had a monoclonal gammopathy of unspecific origin (MGUS)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Parental sleep quality and continuous glucose monitoring system use in children with type 1 diabetes
    Z Landau
    Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes Service, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, 58100, Israel
    Acta Diabetol 51:499-503. 2014
    ..This should be made clear to parents who may hold expectations of improvement in sleep quality following initiation of CGMS use. ..
  31. doi request reprint Effect of high doses of vitamin D on arterial properties, adiponectin, leptin and glucose homeostasis in type 2 diabetic patients
    A Breslavsky
    Department of Medicine, Wolfson Medical Center, Israel
    Clin Nutr 32:970-5. 2013
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate long term impact of high doses of vitamin D on arterial properties, glucose homeostasis, adiponectin and leptin in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  32. doi request reprint 25 hydroxyvitamin D levels in patients undergoing coronary artery catheterization
    R Shor
    Internal Medicine A Department, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Eur J Intern Med 23:470-3. 2012
    ..The present study assessed the association between low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) and coronary artery disease status defined by coronary catheterization findings...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy in membranous glomerulonephritis--course, treatment and outcome
    Z Katzir
    Nephrology and Hypertension Institute, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Clin Nephrol 61:59-62. 2004
    ..The effect and outcome of pregnancy in women with preexisting glomerulonephritis is a controversial issue...
  34. ncbi request reprint EMLA cream prior to digital nerve block for ingrown nail surgery does not reduce pain at injection of anesthetic solution
    F Serour
    Clalit Health Services and the Department of Pediatric Surgery, Holon, Israel
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 46:203-6. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of EMLA cream application prior to digital ring block for surgery for ingrown big toenail...
  35. doi request reprint Opinion and knowledge among hospital medical staff regarding diagnosis of diabetes and proper usage of a specific test tube for glucose analysis
    Y Bar-Dayan
    Diabetes Unit, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Int J Clin Pract 68:278-82. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the level of knowledge exhibited by medical staff in the diabetes field and specifically for the usage of a designated tube to test blood glucose level...
  36. doi request reprint Does adiponectin level explain the atherogenic properties of Hp 2-2 phenotype in type 2 diabetic patients?
    J Frand
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Wolfson Medical Center, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 226:146-8. 2013
    ..Haptoglobin (Hb) and adiponectin are antioxidant proteins and independent predictors of atherosclerotic vascular disease in diabetic patients. The link between Hp phenotype and circulating adiponectin levels were examined...
  37. doi request reprint The effect of sildenafil citrate (Viagra) on cerebral blood flow in patients with cerebrovascular risk factors
    M Lorberboym
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Acta Neurol Scand 121:370-6. 2010
    ..Sildenafil citrate is widely used for erectile dysfunction. The present study examined the short-term effects of sildenafil administration in individuals with cerebrovascular risk factors, including patients with a history of stroke...
  38. ncbi request reprint Alkalinizing local anesthetic does not decrease pain during injection for dorsal penile nerve block
    F Serour
    Department of Pediatrics, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Clin Anesth 11:563-6. 1999
    ..To evaluate whether alkalizing local anesthetic with sodium bicarbonate reduces pain related to infiltration of local anesthetic during dorsal penile nerve block for circumcision...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cervical paraspinal electromyography: normal values in 100 control subjects
    R Gilad
    Department of Neurology, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Neurophysiol 23:573-6. 2006
    ..Automated MUP analysis is easily performed, and our results may serve as reference values...
  40. doi request reprint Anemia of acute infection in hospitalized children-no evidence of hemolysis
    Ami Ballin
    Department of Pediatrics, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:750-2. 2009
    ..Bacteremia and pyelonephritis are accompanied by a significant drop in Hgb level. There is no evidence of hemolytic anemia in these patients...
  41. pmc Serum leptin level in women with idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    Y Lampl
    Department of Neurology, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:642-3. 2002
    ..0006). Additional factors must therefore be involved in the phenomenon of serum leptin increase beyond weight gain. The cause can only be hypothesised, but it seems that the origin is central, probably hypothalamic...
  42. doi request reprint Fasting does not precipitate onset of labour
    S Lurie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Obstet Gynaecol 30:35-7. 2010
    ..034). Contrary to previous reports, the present study does not confirm an association between a 1-day long fast and increased birth rate in the 24-h period after breaking of the fast...
  43. doi request reprint Neuropsychiatric lupus and infectious triggers
    G Zandman-Goddard
    Department of Medicine C, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Lupus 17:380-4. 2008
    ..This is the first study reported that examined the correlation of NPSLE manifestations with anti-infectious Abs...
  44. ncbi request reprint Expression of p27 and p53: comparative analysis of uterine carcinosarcoma and endometrial carcinoma
    A Abargel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 14:354-9. 2004
    ..Further studies of p27 expression in carcinosarcoma are indicated to establish its clinical value in this aggressive malignancy...
  45. doi request reprint An automated telemedicine system improves patient-reported well-being
    Mona Boaz
    Epidemiology and Research Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Diabetes Technol Ther 11:181-6. 2009
    ..Control of serum glucose levels is essential for the reduction of complications of diabetes. Telemedicine is one strategy through which serum glucose control can be improved...
  46. ncbi request reprint Memory performance in late pregnancy and erythrocyte indices
    Samuel Lurie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Nursing, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 12:293-6. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether a similar shift in erythrocyte population in pregnant women in late pregnancy is associated with changes in memory performance in healthy pregnant women...
  47. doi request reprint Medication apprehension and compliance among dialysis patients--a comprehensive guidance attitude
    Ze ev Katzir
    Nephrology and Hypertension Institute, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel katzir wolfson health gov il
    Nephron Clin Pract 114:c151-7. 2010
    ..Compliance with treatment regimens is a continuing challenge for chronic dialysis patients and their medical caregivers. Poor patient adherence to prescribed medications can adversely affect treatment outcome...
  48. doi request reprint The use of intradialytic parenteral nutrition in acutely ill haemodialysed patients
    Asher Korzets
    Department of Nephrology, Hasharon Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Ren Care 34:14-8. 2008
    ..Protein/caloric malnutrition is a problem in chronically haemodialysed patients, and is an independent risk factor for increased mortality in these patients...
  49. doi request reprint Reducing blood transfusion requirements in preterm infants by a new device: a pilot study
    Ami Ballin
    Departments of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 98:247-50. 2009
    ..To test a new device designed to salvage red blood cells (RBCs) from blood samples drawn from preterm infants, with the intent of decreasing blood loss and lowering the requirements for RBC transfusions...
  50. ncbi request reprint Different degrees of fetal oxidative stress in elective and emergent cesarean section
    Samuel Lurie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Neonatology 92:111-5. 2007
    ..Several studies have addressed the influence of labor and mode of delivery on oxidative stress. Still it is unclear whether oxidative stress is related to delivery itself or whether it reflects a pre-existing fetal oxidative status...
  51. ncbi request reprint Vacuum application through a nonfully dilated cervix: a viable option
    Oscar Sadan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Sacker Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Holon 58100, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 268:281-3. 2003
    ..Based on predefined criteria, vacuum extraction through a nonfully dilated cervix is a viable alternative to emergency cesarean section and is apparently not associated with higher maternal or infant morbidity...
  52. doi request reprint Autoantibody screen in inflammatory myopathies high prevalence of antibodies to gliadin
    Hedi Orbach
    Department of Medicine B, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1173:174-9. 2009
    ..Inflammatory myopathies (IM) are associated with autoimmune diseases...
  53. ncbi request reprint Using anovaginal distance at the beginning of labor to predict the likelihood of instrumental delivery
    Samuel Lurie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    J Reprod Med 50:759-63. 2005
    ..To investigate whether anovaginal distance in parturients has an impact on the instrumental delivery rate...
  54. ncbi request reprint What to do after a failed attempt of vacuum delivery?
    Oscar Sadan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 107:151-5. 2003
    ..To determine whether there is a difference in maternal and neonatal outcomes if a sequential operative vaginal or cesarean delivery follows failed vacuum delivery...
  55. ncbi request reprint Children hospitalized for accidental injuries: Israeli experiences
    Uzi Brook
    Department of Pediatrics, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, 58100, Holon, Israel
    Patient Educ Couns 51:177-82. 2003
    ..6%). Mean duration of hospitalization was 3.1 (+/-2.6 days). Accidental injuries most often occurred in the afternoon and in the absence of parental supervision. These findings generate conclusions for preventive interventions...
  56. ncbi request reprint Improved immunogenicity of a novel third-generation recombinant hepatitis B vaccine in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Talia Weinstein
    Department of Nephrology, Rabin Medical Center Campus Golda, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Nephron Clin Pract 97:c67-72. 2004
    ..This enhanced seroprotection offers hope that the new vaccine will reduce the rate of non-responders and help to eliminate HBV infection from dialysis centers...
  57. ncbi request reprint Identification of the epidural space: loss of resistance with air, lidocaine, or the combination of air and lidocaine
    Samuel Evron
    Obstetric Anesthesia Unit, The Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Anesth Analg 99:245-50. 2004
    ..Identification of the epidural space with air was more difficult and caused more dural punctures than with lidocaine or air plus lidocaine. Additionally, sequential use of air and lidocaine had no advantage over lidocaine alone...
  58. ncbi request reprint Patient-controlled epidural analgesia for labor pain: effect on labor, delivery and neonatal outcome of 0.125% bupivacaine vs 0.2% ropivacaine
    Shmuel Evron
    Obstetric Anesthesia Unit, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Int J Obstet Anesth 13:5-10. 2004
    ..Ropivacaine 0.2% was equianalgesic with 0.125% bupivacaine, but produced less motor block (P < 0.0001). There were no significant differences, however, in duration of labor, delivery type or neonatal outcome...
  59. ncbi request reprint Remifentanil: a novel systemic analgesic for labor pain
    Shmuel Evron
    Department of Anesthesia, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Anesth Analg 100:233-8. 2005
    ..001). In conclusion, an intermittent incremental regimen with repeated small-dose PCIA boluses of remifentanil provided effective and reliable analgesia during labor and delivery...
  60. ncbi request reprint Serum and peritoneal inflammatory mediators in children with suspected acute appendicitis
    Ilan Dalal
    Pediatric Infectious Allergy Immunology Unit, The E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Arch Surg 140:169-73. 2005
    ..Markers of inflammation differ in serum compared with intraperitoneal fluid. Among subjects with appendicitis, inflammatory markers differ between subjects with and without perforation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Is age of onset of Crohn's disease governed by mutations in NOD2/caspase recruitment domains 15 and Toll-like receptor 4? Evaluation of a pediatric cohort
    Esther Leshinsky-Silver
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Holon, Israel
    Pediatr Res 58:499-504. 2005
    ..Mutations that are not in linkage disequilibrium with the background mutation P268S of the NOD2/CARD15 gene probably play a more significant role in pediatric-onset disease...
  62. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive effect of low calcium dialysis
    Ze ev Katzir
    Nephrology and Hypertension Institute, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:704-7. 2005
    ..All these patients exhibited post-dialysis hypercalcemia...
  63. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the interleukin-23 receptor gene coding variant R381Q in pediatric and adult Crohn disease
    Esther Leshinsky-Silver
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Holon, Israel
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:405-8. 2007
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  64. ncbi request reprint Impulsivity among adolescents with ADHD and bronchial asthma
    Uzi Brook
    Department of Pediatrics, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Indian J Pediatr 72:939-42. 2005
    ..To determine the level of impulsivity of adolescents diagnosed as suffering from ADHD, Bronchial Asthma and Healthy adolescents (without any chronic disease)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Monotherapy of lamotrigine versus carbamazepine in patients with poststroke seizure
    Ronit Gilad
    Department of Neurology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Holon, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Neuropharmacol 30:189-95. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to analyze the tolerability and efficacy of lamotrigine (LTG) versus sustained-release carbamazepine (CBZ) treatment in newly diagnosed symptomatic poststroke seizure...
  66. ncbi request reprint Reduced pseudocholinesterase activity in patients with HELLP syndrome
    Samuel Lurie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Reprod Sci 14:192-6. 2007
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive effect of sweetie fruit in patients with stage I hypertension
    Naama Reshef
    Metabolic Unit, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 18:1360-3. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine, in patients with stage I hypertension, the antihypertensive effect of juice of the so-called sweetie fruit (a hybrid between grapefruit and pummelo) with and without high flavonoid content...
  68. ncbi request reprint Predictors of failed colonoscopy in nonagenarians: a single-center experience
    Hemda Schmilovitz-Weiss
    Gastroenterology Unit, Hasharon Golda Campus, Beilinson Campus, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    J Clin Gastroenterol 41:388-93. 2007
    ..Data on the yield of conventional colonoscopy in very old patients remain limited. The aim of the study was to evaluate the outcome of colonoscopy in nonagenarian patients...
  69. ncbi request reprint Candidate gene polymorphism in cardiovascular disease: the BIP cohort
    Esther Leshinsky-Silver
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Alameda, California, USA
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:103-5. 2006
    ..This cohort has the data for the lipid profile of each individual, fibrinogen, insulin, as well as clinical, demographic and lifestyle parameters...
  70. ncbi request reprint p27kip1 expression is inversely related to the grade of gastric MALT lymphoma
    Haim Shirin
    Department of Gastroenterology, The E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon and Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Int J Gastrointest Cancer 35:25-32. 2005
    ..Decreased or lost expression of the cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor p27kip1 protein has been found to be a poor prognostic factor in many cancers, including gastric cancer...
  71. ncbi request reprint Role of steroid receptors in the pathogenesis of tubal pregnancy
    Oscar Sadan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, P O Box 5, Holon 58100, Israel
    J Reprod Med 47:1031-4. 2002
    ..To determine the role of steroid receptors in the pathogenesis of tubal pregnancy...