Haim Berkenstadt

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated plasma atrial natriuretic peptide levels after occlusion of the thoracic aorta
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Chest 115:130-4. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of advanced simulation in the training of anesthesiologists to treat chemical warfare casualties
    Haim Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 96:1739-42, table of contents. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Pulse pressure and stroke volume variations during severe haemorrhage in ventilated dogs
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, 52621 Israel
    Br J Anaesth 94:721-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The feasibility of sharing simulation-based evaluation scenarios in anesthesiology
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 101:1068-74, table of contents. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint An assessment of a point-of-care information system for the anesthesia provider in simulated malignant hyperthermia crisis
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care and M S R The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 102:530-2. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Incorporating simulation-based objective structured clinical examination into the Israeli National Board Examination in Anesthesiology
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israeli Board Examination Committee in Anesthesiology, The Israel Center for Medical Simulation MSR, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 102:853-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Training and assessment of trauma management: the role of simulation-based medical education
    Haim Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Anesthesiol Clin 25:65-74, viii-ix. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Improving handoff communications in critical care: utilizing simulation-based training toward process improvement in managing patient risk
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Chest 134:158-62. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Stroke volume variation as a predictor of fluid responsiveness in patients undergoing brain surgery
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 92:984-9. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint The pharmacokinetics of morphine and lidocaine in nine severe trauma patients
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Clin Anesth 11:630-4. 1999

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  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated plasma atrial natriuretic peptide levels after occlusion of the thoracic aorta
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Chest 115:130-4. 1999
    ..The influence of occlusion of the thoracic aorta by an intraluminal balloon on plasma atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) levels was evaluated in humans...
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of advanced simulation in the training of anesthesiologists to treat chemical warfare casualties
    Haim Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 96:1739-42, table of contents. 2003
    ..Using advanced simulation, we were able to train anesthesiologists to treat nerve gas intoxication casualties and to learn about the limitations of providing medical care in this setting...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pulse pressure and stroke volume variations during severe haemorrhage in ventilated dogs
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, 52621 Israel
    Br J Anaesth 94:721-6. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether these newly introduced variables respond to gradual hypovolaemia like the SPV by increasing gradually with each step of the haemorrhage even during extreme hypovolaemia...
  4. ncbi request reprint The feasibility of sharing simulation-based evaluation scenarios in anesthesiology
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 101:1068-74, table of contents. 2005
    ..The higher scores achieved by Israeli residents may be related to the fact that most Israeli residents are immigrants with previous training in anesthesia...
  5. ncbi request reprint An assessment of a point-of-care information system for the anesthesia provider in simulated malignant hyperthermia crisis
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care and M S R The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 102:530-2. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Incorporating simulation-based objective structured clinical examination into the Israeli National Board Examination in Anesthesiology
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israeli Board Examination Committee in Anesthesiology, The Israel Center for Medical Simulation MSR, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 102:853-8. 2006
    ..The incorporation of OSCE-driven modalities in the certification of anesthesiologists in Israel is a continuing process of evaluation and assessment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Training and assessment of trauma management: the role of simulation-based medical education
    Haim Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Anesthesiol Clin 25:65-74, viii-ix. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Improving handoff communications in critical care: utilizing simulation-based training toward process improvement in managing patient risk
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Chest 134:158-62. 2008
    ..The event could have been prevented if the insulin syringe pump was checked during the nursing shift handoff...
  9. ncbi request reprint Stroke volume variation as a predictor of fluid responsiveness in patients undergoing brain surgery
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesth Analg 92:984-9. 2001
    ..729, 95% CI: 0.645 to 0.813, P: = 4.3 x 10(-3)). An SVV value of 9.5% or more, will predict an increase in the SV of at least 5% in response to a 100-mL volume load, with a sensitivity of 79% and a specificity of 93%...
  10. ncbi request reprint The pharmacokinetics of morphine and lidocaine in nine severe trauma patients
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Clin Anesth 11:630-4. 1999
    ..To study the pharmacokinetic parameters of morphine and lidocaine after a single intravenous (i.v.) bolus in severe trauma patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint The pharmacokinetics of morphine and lidocaine in critically ill patients
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Intensive Care Med 25:110-2. 1999
    ..To evaluate the pharmacokinetic parameters of morphine and lidocaine after a single intravenous dose in critically ill patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint A novel point-of-care information system reduces anaesthesiologists' errors while managing case scenarios
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:239-50. 2006
    ..In this preliminary study the effect of the OLEH availability on the incidence of knowledge-based errors during the management of case scenarios and participants' subjective evaluation of the OLEH were evaluated...
  13. doi request reprint Deficits in the provision of cardiopulmonary resuscitation during simulated obstetric crises: results from the Israeli Board of Anesthesiologists
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Anesth Analg 115:1122-6. 2012
    ..The results suggest 2-stage simulation including an oral component may reveal disparities in knowledge not assessed by simulation alone, but definitive conclusions require further study...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Israel Center for Medical Simulation: a paradigm for cultural change in medical education
    Amitai Ziv
    Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Acad Med 81:1091-7. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint [Simulation-based intervention to improve anesthesiology residents communication with families of critically ill patients--preliminary prospective evaluation]
    Haim Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center
    Harefuah 152:453-6, 500, 499. 2013
    ..Although effective communication with families of critically ill patients is a vital component of quality care, training in this field is neglected...
  16. doi request reprint Identifying and managing technical faults in the anesthesia machine: lessons learned from the Israeli Board of Anesthesiologists
    Erez Ben-Menachem
    Department of Anesthesia, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Anesth Analg 112:864-6. 2011
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Using advanced simulation for recognition and correction of gaps in airway and breathing management skills in prehospital trauma care
    Daphna Barsuk
    Department of General Surgery C, The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Tel Hashomer
    Anesth Analg 100:803-9, table of contents. 2005
    ..It seems that graduates may benefit from simulation-based airway and breathing training. However, clinical benefits from simulation-based training need to be evaluated...
  18. ncbi request reprint A comparison of lactated ringer's solution to hydroxyethyl starch 6% in a model of severe hemorrhagic shock and continuous bleeding in dogs
    Zeev Friedman
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel affiliated with the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Anesth Analg 96:39-45, table of contents. 2003
    ..026). In conclusion, fluid resuscitation during uncontrolled bleeding, to a target MAP of 60 mm Hg, using HES60 resulted in larger oxygen delivery and smaller systemic lactate A resuscitation to a target MAP of 60 or 80 mm Hg using LR...
  19. doi request reprint Objective Structured Clinical Examination-based assessment of regional anesthesia skills: the Israeli National Board Examination in Anesthesiology experience
    Erez Ben-Menachem
    Department of Anesthesia, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Anesth Analg 112:242-5. 2011
    ..75, respectively. Technological and cost constraints preclude actual assessment of regional anesthesia. However, testing formats that more closely reflect clinical practice are potentially valuable adjuncts to traditional examinations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Credentialing and certifying with simulation
    Amitai Ziv
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation MSR, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Anesthesiol Clin 25:261-9. 2007
    ..This article describes a model of medical competence, and focuses on the use of medical simulation in assessment and evaluation of different levels of clinical competence using examples from experience...
  21. doi request reprint Training in trauma management: the role of simulation-based medical education
    Haim Berkenstadt
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation MSR, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Anesthesiol Clin 31:167-77. 2013
    ..Further research is needed to better learn the role of simulation-based learning in trauma management and education...
  22. doi request reprint An evaluation of the Integrated Pulmonary Index (IPI) for the detection of respiratory events in sedated patients undergoing colonoscopy
    Haim Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Clin Monit Comput 26:177-81. 2012
    ..Further IPI evaluation and validation is indicated mainly for events requiring immediate intervention and in different patient populations including obese patients...
  23. doi request reprint Supplemental oxygen compromises the use of pulse oximetry for detection of apnea and hypoventilation during sedation in simulated pediatric patients
    Ilan Keidan
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pediatrics 122:293-8. 2008
    ..The goal was to assess the time to recognition of apnea in a simulated pediatric sedation scenario, with and without supplemental oxygen...
  24. ncbi request reprint Simulation-based interpersonal communication skills training for neurosurgical residents
    Sagi Harnof
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:489-92. 2013
    ..We developed a simulation-based training module for neurosurgery residents in which medical, communication and ethical dilemmas are presented by role-playing actors...
  25. ncbi request reprint Intraosseous vascular access in the treatment of chemical warfare casualties assessed by advanced simulation: proposed alteration of treatment protocol
    Amir Vardi
    The Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel 52621
    Anesth Analg 98:1753-8, table of contents. 2004
    ..8%. Personnel satisfaction with the intraosseous device was unanimous and high. New-generation intraosseous infusions have great potential value in the early treatment stages of chemical warfare casualties...
  26. ncbi request reprint Simulation-based training of medical teams to manage chemical warfare casualties
    Amir Vardi
    Israel Center for Medical Simulation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:540-4. 2002
    ..The combined use of multistimulation modalities makes this maverick program an excellent solution for the challenge of multidisciplinary training in the face of the looming chemical warfare threat...
  27. doi request reprint Intravenous sodium bicarbonate verifies intravenous position of catheters in ventilated patients
    Ilan Keidan
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Anesth Analg 113:279-81. 2011
    ..Diluted sodium bicarbonate was created using undiluted standard 8.4% (1 mEq/mL) sodium bicarbonate mixed in a 1:1 ratio with sterile water to achieve a final diluted concentration of 4.2% (0.5 mEq/mL)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Control of postoperative pain after awake craniotomy with local intradermal analgesia and metamizol
    Rachel Grossman
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:380-2. 2007
    ..Pain following brain surgery is a significant problem. Infiltration of the scalp with local intradermal anesthetics was suggested for postoperative pain control but was assessed only in the first hour postoperatively...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predicting fluid responsiveness in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: functional haemodynamic parameters including the Respiratory Systolic Variation Test and static preload indicators
    S Preisman
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Br J Anaesth 95:746-55. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Intravenous sodium bicarbonate verifies intravenous position of catheters in ventilated children
    Ilan Keidan
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Anesth Analg 115:909-12. 2012
    ..4% (1 mEq/mL) sodium bicarbonate mixed in a 1:3 and 1:5 ratio with sterile water to achieve a final diluted concentration of 2.1% (0. 25 mEq/mL) and 1.05% (0.125 mEq/mL) sodium bicarbonate, respectively...
  31. doi request reprint A simple, low-cost platform for basic laparoscopic skills training
    Avner B Dayan
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Surg Innov 15:136-42. 2008
    ..The Simulab LapTrainer provides a valid alternative for skills training. Its simplicity, portability, and relatively low cost make it an attractive surgical training tool...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Peri-operative stress response and peri-operative analgesia in children]
    Ze ev Shenkman
    Department of Day Care Surgery and Anesthesia C, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Harefuah 147:543-6, 573, 572. 2008
    ..This individualized approach and real-time feedback may be far better than using either excessive opioid doses (hoping to ablate stress response) or minimal opioid dosages...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Preoperative laboratory screening in healthy children: what is necessary?]
    Ilan Keidan
    Pediatric Anesthesia Unit, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 142:597-9, 647, 646. 2003
    ..1%, P = 0.015). We conclude that the use of unnecessary testing of children before elective surgery is common. A training program designed to address this issue can lead to a reduction in unnecessary testing...
  34. ncbi request reprint The use of recombinant factor VIIa (NovoSeven) for treatment of active or impending bleeding in brain injury: broadening the indications
    Yakov Yusim
    Department of Anesthesiology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Clin Anesth 18:545-51. 2006
    ..quot; However, the potential complications of disseminated intravascular coagulation and thrombotic events, as well as the cost-effectiveness in view of the available evidence-based medicine, should be considered...
  35. doi request reprint Gastric emptying is not prolonged in obese patients
    Vered Buchholz
    Department of Surgery C, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:714-7. 2013
    ..with contradicting reports stating shorter, similar, and longer times compared with nonobese subjects. The aim of the present study was to compare gastric emptying in obese and nonobese subjects at a university hospital...
  36. doi request reprint The impact of hyperlactatemia on postoperative outcome after adult cardiac surgery
    Alexander Kogan
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated to the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, 52621 Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Anesth 26:174-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate the value of blood lactate value in predicting postoperative mortality (primary outcome), duration of ventilation, and length of stay in an intensive care unit (ICU) and hospital (secondary outcomes)...
  37. pmc Pre-operative cardiac workup after anthracycline-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Is it really necessary?
    Ron Shapiro
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 93:127-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the safety of breast surgery after neoadjuvant treatment with Doxorubicin...
  38. ncbi request reprint Combining low inspired oxygen and carbon dioxide during mechanical ventilation for the Norwood procedure
    Ilan Keidan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Paediatr Anaesth 13:58-62. 2003
    ..Whether molecular nitrogen (N2) or CO2 is used in these situations is a matter of physician and institutional preference. The effect of the two modalities in combination has not been studied in depth...
  39. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia for magnetic resonance guided neurosurgery: initial experience with a new open magnetic resonance imaging system
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 13:158-62. 2001
    ..Electrocorticographic monitoring can be used during surgery for epilepsy, and awake craniotomy can be performed. More experience with this new imaging system is required to assess its influence on clinical decision making and outcome...
  40. ncbi request reprint Anaesthesiologists' views on the need for point-of-care information system in the operating room: a survey of the European Society of Anaesthesiologists
    A Perel
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Tel Aviv University, Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:898-901. 2004
    ..The study was conducted as a preliminary step in the process of developing such a system by the European Society of Anaesthesiologists (ESA)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Monitored anesthesia care using remifentanil and propofol for awake craniotomy
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 13:246-9. 2001
    ..The learning curve of using a new protocol and a new potent anesthetic drug is emphasized...
  42. doi request reprint Mapping of ghrelin gene expression and cell distribution in the stomach of morbidly obese patients--a possible guide for efficient sleeve gastrectomy construction
    David Goitein
    Department of Surgery C, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 2 Sheba Rd, Tel Hashomer, 56261, Israel
    Obes Surg 22:617-22. 2012
    ..Ghrelin cell distribution and expression were determined in three areas of resected stomach specimens from MO patients subjected to SG...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of clinical and laboratory effects of intrathecal chemotherapy on children with acute leukemia
    Ilan Keidan
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 27:307-10. 2005
    ..7%. Most were mild and resolved quickly, but significant neurologic complications did occur. Lumbar puncture opening pressure was significantly higher in children with acute leukemia after intrathecal chemotherapy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Transpulmonary thermodilution cardiac output measurement using the axillary artery in critically ill patients
    Eran Segal
    General Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Anesth 14:210-3. 2002
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Cardiac output assessed by arterial thermodilution during exsanguination and fluid resuscitation: experimental validation against a reference technique
    Z Friedman
    Tel Aviv University, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 19:337-40. 2002
    ..In this study, the two techniques were compared with respect to conditions of low cardiac output in which a longer passage time may further increase loss of indicator...
  46. ncbi request reprint Effect of a single dose of esmolol on the bispectral index scale (BIS) during propofol/fentanyl anaesthesia
    H Berkenstadt
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Chaim Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel 52621
    Br J Anaesth 89:509-11. 2002
    ..We studied the effect of esmolol on the bispectral index scale (BIS), which is a processed EEG recently introduced to monitor depth of anaesthesia...
  47. ncbi request reprint Propofol/remifentanil versus propofol alone for bone marrow aspiration in paediatric haemato-oncological patients
    I Keidan
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Paediatr Anaesth 11:297-301. 2001
    ..This prospective randomized study was designed to evaluate the effects of adding remifentanil to the standard propofol-based technique in the setting of paediatric haematology-oncology outpatient clinic...
  48. ncbi request reprint Pressure versus volume-controlled ventilation with a laryngeal mask airway in paediatric patients
    I Keidan
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Paediatr Anaesth 11:691-4. 2001
    ..In this prospective study, inspiratory pressures, air leak and signs of gastric insufflation were compared between volume-controlled ventilation (VCV) and pressure-controlled ventilation (PCV) using an LMA...
  49. ncbi request reprint The validation process of incorporating simulation-based accreditation into the anesthesiology Israeli national board exams
    Haim Berkenstadt
    Israel Board Examination Committee in Anesthesiology, Scientific Council, Israel Medical Association, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:728-33. 2006
    ..This addition was made in order to evaluate medical competence and considers certain domains that contribute to professionalism. This unique and new process needed to be validated...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Advanced patient simulators in pre-hospital trauma management training--the trainees' perspective]
    Daphna Barsuk
    Harefuah 142:87-90, 160. 2003
    ..Computerized Human Patient Simulators (HPS's) have been increasingly utilized to improve and assess medical performance during critical scenarios...