Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
- Ketamine improves survival and suppresses IL-6 and TNFalpha production in a model of Gram-negative bacterial sepsis in ratsGad Shaked
Department of Surgery B, Trauma Service, Soroka Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
Resuscitation 62:237-42. 2004..coli inoculation. However, the relationship between cytokines and survival following ketamine treatment is uncertain because no study has examined both cytokines and survival after E. coli inoculation...
- Sporadic culture-negative peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis patients--absence of endotoxin in dialysateMichael J Hausmann
Department of Nephrology, Soroka Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Nephron Clin Pract 108:c1-4. 2008..This study examines whether Gram-negative agents have to be considered in the management of culture-negative peritonitis. Gram-negative agents are manifested by endotoxin easily detected by the Limulus amebocyte lysate (LAL) test...
- Cell free DNA detected by a novel method in acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction patientsAvi Shimony
Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Acute Card Care 12:109-11. 2010..We evaluated a novel method for the detection of CFD in patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and examined its correlation with established markers of necrosis and ventricular function...
- Regulation of adenosine system at the onset of peritonitisSigal Nakav
Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Soroka Medical University Center and Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:931-9. 2010..The aim of the current study is to characterize the inflammatory mediators that regulate adenosine-metabolizing enzymes and A(1)R at the onset of peritonitis...