Harel Gilutz

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Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A case series of concomitant treatment of perhexiline with amiodarone
    Harel Gilutz
    Cardiology Division, Soroka University Medical Center and Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ther Drug Monit 34:227-31. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Computerized community cholesterol control (4C): meeting the challenge of secondary prevention
    Harel Gilutz
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:23-9. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Twiddler's syndrome: a rare cause of pacemaker failure
    Gilutz Harel
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:160-1. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Grade 3 ischemia on the admission electrocardiogram predicts failure of ST resolution and of adequate flow restoration after primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am Heart J 153:410-7. 2007
  5. doi request reprint A new risk score predicting 1- and 5-year mortality following acute myocardial infarction Soroka Acute Myocardial Infarction (SAMI) Project
    Ygal Plakht
    Clinical Research Center, Soroka University Medical Center, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva, 84101, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 154:173-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting survival with reperfusion arrhythmias during primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Reuben Ilia
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Hospital and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:21-3. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Incidence, predictors and outcome of upper gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Aryeh Shalev
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 157:386-90. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in patients with complicated acute coronary syndromes requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Doron Zahger
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 96:1644-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint The significance of new onset atrial fibrillation complicating acute myocardial infarction
    Oren Zusman
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:17-22. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Cell free DNA detected by a novel method in acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients
    Avi Shimony
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Acute Card Care 12:109-11. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint A case series of concomitant treatment of perhexiline with amiodarone
    Harel Gilutz
    Cardiology Division, Soroka University Medical Center and Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Ther Drug Monit 34:227-31. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint Computerized community cholesterol control (4C): meeting the challenge of secondary prevention
    Harel Gilutz
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:23-9. 2009
    ..Dyslipidemia remains underdiagnosed and undertreated in patients with coronary artery disease. The Computer-based Clinical Decision Support System provides an opportunity t close these gaps...
  3. ncbi request reprint Twiddler's syndrome: a rare cause of pacemaker failure
    Gilutz Harel
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:160-1. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Grade 3 ischemia on the admission electrocardiogram predicts failure of ST resolution and of adequate flow restoration after primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am Heart J 153:410-7. 2007
    ....
  5. doi request reprint A new risk score predicting 1- and 5-year mortality following acute myocardial infarction Soroka Acute Myocardial Infarction (SAMI) Project
    Ygal Plakht
    Clinical Research Center, Soroka University Medical Center, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva, 84101, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 154:173-9. 2012
    ..Risk stratification of patients following acute myocardial infarction (AMI), in order to identify patients whose clinical outcomes can be improved through specific medical interventions, is needed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting survival with reperfusion arrhythmias during primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Reuben Ilia
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Hospital and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:21-3. 2007
    ..The significance of arrhythmia occurring after successful recanalization of an occluded artery during treatment following primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction is controversial...
  7. doi request reprint Incidence, predictors and outcome of upper gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Aryeh Shalev
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 157:386-90. 2012
    ..The broad utilization of revascularization and antithrombotic therapy in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is associated with a substantial risk of bleeding primarily related to arterial punctures, which can lead to worse outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in patients with complicated acute coronary syndromes requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Doron Zahger
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 96:1644-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, mortality among patients who require prolonged mechanical ventilation after an ACS is substantial. The main independent predictors of with mortality are the severity of heart failure and the presence of co-morbidities...
  9. doi request reprint The significance of new onset atrial fibrillation complicating acute myocardial infarction
    Oren Zusman
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:17-22. 2012
    ..Very little data exist regarding the prognostic significance and management of new-onset AF in this setting in the era of dual anti-platelet therapy...
  10. doi request reprint Cell free DNA detected by a novel method in acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients
    Avi 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can enoxaparin safely replace unfractionated heparin during coronary intervention in acute coronary syndromes?
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 151, 84101 Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 96:151-5. 2004
    ..There are no published controlled data to assess the safety of coronary intervention using enoxaparin alone in patients with acute coronary syndromes...
  12. ncbi request reprint What have the new definition of acute myocardial infarction and the introduction of troponin measurement done to the coronary care unit? Impacts on admission rate, length of stay, case mix and mortality
    Guy Amit
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Cardiology 102:171-6. 2004
    ..To assess the impact of the new American College of Cardiology/European Society of Cardiology definition of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and the introduction of troponin measurement on the coronary care unit (CCU)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Benefit of direct ambulance to coronary care unit admission of acute myocardial infarction patients undergoing primary percutaneous intervention
    Guy Amit
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 119:355-8. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Grade 3 ischemia on admission and absence of prior beta-blockade predict failure of ST resolution following thrombolysis for anterior myocardial infarction
    Jonathan Buber
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 104:131-7. 2005
    ..Among patients given reperfusion, those with terminal QRS distortion (grade 3 ischemia) have larger infarcts, but the mechanism underlying this association is unclear. Whether grade 3 ischemia on admission can predict STR is unknown...
  15. doi request reprint Isolated inferior wall ST segment depression as an early sign of acute anterior wall myocardial infarction
    Iddo Bar-Yishay
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of Negev, Beer Sheva
    Acute Card Care 12:119-23. 2010
    ..We examined the hypothesis that isolated inferior ST segment depression on admission is an early sign of anterior wall infarction...
  16. doi request reprint Incidence, risk factors, management and outcomes of coronary artery perforation during percutaneous coronary intervention
    Avi Shimony
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 104:1674-7. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [Diabetics with normal coronary arteries: clinical features and prognosis]
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
    Harefuah 145:332-3, 399. 2006
    ..Diabetic patients comprise a large proportion of patients referred for coronary angiography. Only a minority of these patients will be found to have normal coronary arteries...
  18. doi request reprint Ultra-short-term heart rate variability for early risk stratification following acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Erez Karp
    Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Cardiology 114:275-83. 2009
    ..To evaluate the prognostic significance of early ultra-short-term heart rate variability (HRV) measurement in patients admitted for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adherence by primary care physicians to guidelines for the clinical management of dyslipidemia
    Geva Vashitz
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 13:657-62. 2011
    ..There is a wide treatment gap between evidence-based guidelines and their implementation in primary care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Increased long term rates of stent thrombosis and mortality in patients given clopidogrel as compared to ticlopidine following coronary stent implantation
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 103:293-7. 2005
    ..Recently, concern has been raised regarding the possibility of excess long term mortality in patients given clopidogrel rather than ticlopidine following coronary stenting...
  21. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting physicians compliance with enrollment suggestions into a clinical reminders intervention
    Geva Vashitz
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Stud Health Technol Inform 160:796-800. 2010
    ..Insights regarding the usability of clinical reminders are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Thrombocytopenia, immunoglobulin treatment, and acute myocardial infarction--a case report
    Guy Amit
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Angiology 56:229-31. 2005
    ..The best management of thrombocytopenic patients with acute coronary syndromes is uncertain, but extreme caution is needed before efforts are made to raise the platelet count in order to allow conventional treatment...
  23. ncbi request reprint The effect of statin therapy on infection-related mortality in patients with atherosclerotic diseases
    Yaniv Almog
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Crit Care Med 35:372-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether statin therapy is associated with a decreased risk of infection-related mortality...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association of statin therapy and the risk of atrial fibrillation in patients with a permanent pacemaker
    Guy Amit
    Cardiology Department, Soroka University Medical Center and Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 29:249-52. 2006
    ..Recent studies have shown conflicting results regarding a protective effect of statin therapy on atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clopidogrel and proton pump inhibitors: is there a significant drug-drug interaction?
    Emilia Shmulevich
    Department of Epidemiology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can J Cardiovasc Nurs 21:27-36. 2011
    ..In this article, the authors review the current studies that reported a possible drug-drug interaction between clopidogrel and PPIs, particularly omeprazole...
  26. doi request reprint Gender and ethnic disparities in outcome following acute myocardial infarction among Bedouins and Jews in southern Israel
    Ygal Plakht
    Unit of Nursing Research, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Eur J Public Health 21:74-80. 2011
    ..Previous studies have documented gender-ethnic disparities in outcomes following acute myocardial infarction (AMI). This study evaluates such disparities in the Negev, Israel, and reviews potentially responsible mechanisms...
  27. ncbi request reprint Improved procedural results in coronary thrombosis are obtained with delayed percutaneous coronary interventions
    Carlos Cafri
    Cardiology Department, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Invasive Cardiol 16:69-71. 2004
    ..Delayed PCI after pharmacological treatment is a safe and efficient strategy of treatment for coronary thrombus...
  28. ncbi request reprint Molecular and cellular interface between behavior and acute coronary syndromes
    Yori Gidron
    Department of Sociology of Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Be er Sheeba, Israel
    Cardiovasc Res 56:15-21. 2002
    ..This chain of events may endure due to lack of neuroendocrine-to-immune negative feedback stemming from cortisol resistance. This model has implications for the use of psychological interventions in ACS patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Triage disposition of patients with acute myocardial infarction--ACSIS 2000
    Jonathan E Arbelle
    Department of Medicine, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:786-90. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors correlate meaningfully with percent-monocytes among acute coronary syndrome patients
    Yori Gidron
    Department of Sociology of Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Be er Sheva 84105, Israel
    Brain Behav Immun 17:310-5. 2003
    ..This initiating role, and our finding of a relationship between recruitment of monocytes and a poor psychosocial profile, predictive of ACS, are consistent with a PNI component in the pathophysiology of ACS...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reperfusion arrhythmias during coronary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction predict ST-segment resolution
    Reuben Ilia
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 14:439-41. 2003
    ..Despite early recanalization of an occluded infarct-related artery, myocardial reperfusion may remain impaired due to microvascular injury. Reperfusion arrhythmias may indicate successful microvascular reperfusion...
  32. doi request reprint Comparison of thrombolysis in myocardial infarction, Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events, and Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II risk scores in patients with acute myocardial infarction who require mechanical ventilation for more than
    Oren Eran
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 107:343-6. 2011
    ..Consequently, conventional AMI risk scores do not perform well in this very sick population and the APACHE II score better predicts their short-term outcome...
  33. doi request reprint Combined survival analysis of cardiac patients by a Cox PH model and a Markov chain
    Michal Shauly
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Lifetime Data Anal 17:496-513. 2011
    ..The role of such a framework in understanding the therapeutic behavior of patients and implementing effective secondary and primary prevention of heart diseases is discussed here...
  34. doi request reprint Defining and measuring physicians' responses to clinical reminders
    Geva Vashitz
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Biomed Inform 42:317-26. 2009
    ..Our research supports the notion that CDSS can promote closing the treatment gap and improve physicians' adherence to guidelines...
  35. ncbi request reprint Extensive fibrosis surrounding myocardial bridging: an intravascular ultrasound study
    Harel Gilutz
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 6:378-9. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint [The use of cardiac troponins in acute coronary syndromes]
    Guy Amit
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheba, Israel
    Harefuah 142:109-14, 159, 158. 2003
    ..This review summarizes the current data regarding the use of cardiac troponins in the acute coronary syndromes...
  37. ncbi request reprint No gender difference in the clinical management and outcome of unstable angina
    Tal Ben-Ami
    Cardiology Division, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:228-32. 2005
    ..Many studies have indicated gender bias in the evaluation and treatment of myocardial infarction, but few data exist concerning these aspects in the management of unstable angina...
  38. doi request reprint Association of lipid levels during gestation with preeclampsia and gestational diabetes mellitus: a population-based study
    Arnon Wiznitzer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:482.e1-8. 2009
    ..The study evaluates lipids profile changes during gestation in pregnancies with and without preeclampsia and/or gestational diabetes...
  39. ncbi request reprint Ventricular fibrillation as the presenting manifestation of adrenocortical carcinoma
    Avi Shimony
    Department of Cardiology, Intensive Cardiac Care Unit, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am Heart Hosp J 7:65-6. 2009
    ..Adrenocortical carcinoma should be considered in the differential diagnosis of unexplained sudden death associated with unexplained hypokalemia...
  40. ncbi request reprint Rapid evolution from coronary dissection to pseudoaneurysm after stent implantation: a glimpse at the pathogenesis using intravascular ultrasound
    Carlos Cafri
    Cardiology Department, Soroka Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel, 84105
    J Invasive Cardiol 14:286-9. 2002
    ..We present a case of coronary pseudoaneurysm after dissection that developed despite stent implantation. Intravascular ultrasound demonstrated no sealing of the false lumen due to undersizing and non-apposition to the wall by the stent...
  41. ncbi request reprint Door to balloon and door to needle: temporal trends in delays to reperfusion
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:852-5. 2003
    ..This technique has gained growing popularity in Israel, but little published data are available regarding the delays to primary PCI in real life in this country...
  42. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction: patient selection for reperfusion with coronary angioplasty
    Carlos Cafri
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:241-4. 2003
    ..Despite the clinical advantages of mechanical reperfusion in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction, widespread use of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty has been limited by a lack of human and institutional resources...