Avraham I Rivkind

Summary

Affiliation: Hadassah University Hospital
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trauma care and case fatality during a period of frequent, violent terror attacks and thereafter
    Avraham I Rivkind
    Department of General Surgery and Shock Trauma Unit, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center Ein Kerem, P O B 12000, 91120 Jerusalem, Israel
    World J Surg 36:2108-18. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Civilian use of helicopters improves access to trauma care and increases chances of survival
    Avraham I Rivkind
    Department of General Surgery and Shock Trauma Unit, Hadassah University Hospital and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:56-7. 2006
  3. pmc Complications of high grade liver injuries: management and outcomewith focus on bile leaks
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Centre, Kiriat Hadassah, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:20. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Abdominal trauma after terrorist bombing attacks exhibits a unique pattern of injury
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Surg 248:303-9. 2008
  5. pmc Suicide bombing attacks: Can external signs predict internal injuries?
    Gidon Almogy
    Department of Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Surg 243:541-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Can external signs of trauma guide management?: Lessons learned from suicide bombing attacks in Israel
    Gidon Almogy
    Department of Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Surg 140:390-3. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Terror in the 21st century: milestones and prospects--part II
    Gidon Almogy
    Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Curr Probl Surg 44:566-619. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic infrared imaging--the future vascular map
    Noam Shussman
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:797-801. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Providing more through less: current methods of retraction in SIMIS and NOTES cholecystectomy
    Avraham Schlager
    Department of Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem, 91120, Israel
    Surg Endosc 24:1542-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The pattern of thoracic trauma after suicide terrorist bombing attacks
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Trauma 69:1022-8; discussion 1028-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Trauma care and case fatality during a period of frequent, violent terror attacks and thereafter
    Avraham I Rivkind
    Department of General Surgery and Shock Trauma Unit, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center Ein Kerem, P O B 12000, 91120 Jerusalem, Israel
    World J Surg 36:2108-18. 2012
    ..Care for lower income patients also was subsidized...
  2. ncbi request reprint Civilian use of helicopters improves access to trauma care and increases chances of survival
    Avraham I Rivkind
    Department of General Surgery and Shock Trauma Unit, Hadassah University Hospital and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:56-7. 2006
  3. pmc Complications of high grade liver injuries: management and outcomewith focus on bile leaks
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Centre, Kiriat Hadassah, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:20. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study was to define hepatic related morbidity in patients sustaining high-grade hepatic injuries that could be safely managed non-operatively...
  4. doi request reprint Abdominal trauma after terrorist bombing attacks exhibits a unique pattern of injury
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Surg 248:303-9. 2008
    ..The recent growth in the volume of civilian blast trauma caused by terrorist bombings warrants special attention to the specific pattern of injury associated with such attacks...
  5. pmc Suicide bombing attacks: Can external signs predict internal injuries?
    Gidon Almogy
    Department of Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Surg 243:541-6. 2006
    ..To report the distribution and types of injuries in victims of suicide bombing attacks and to identify external signs that would guide triage and initial management...
  6. ncbi request reprint Can external signs of trauma guide management?: Lessons learned from suicide bombing attacks in Israel
    Gidon Almogy
    Department of Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Surg 140:390-3. 2005
    ..Following a suicide bombing attack, scores of victims suffering from a combination of blast injury, penetrating injury, and burns are brought to local hospitals...
  7. ncbi request reprint Terror in the 21st century: milestones and prospects--part II
    Gidon Almogy
    Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Curr Probl Surg 44:566-619. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic infrared imaging--the future vascular map
    Noam Shussman
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:797-801. 2011
    ..In recent years, IR detection has been used successfully for this purpose in open surgery. Nevertheless, this technology has to be yet employed in laparoscopic surgery, where its contribution would be greatest...
  9. doi request reprint Providing more through less: current methods of retraction in SIMIS and NOTES cholecystectomy
    Avraham Schlager
    Department of Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem, 91120, Israel
    Surg Endosc 24:1542-6. 2010
    ..We also present a review of the alternative retraction methods currently being employed for these surgeries...
  10. doi request reprint The pattern of thoracic trauma after suicide terrorist bombing attacks
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Trauma 69:1022-8; discussion 1028-9. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize thoracic injuries inflicted by terrorist-related explosions and compare pattern of injury to penetrating and blunt thoracic trauma...
  11. doi request reprint Miniature camera for enhanced visualization for single-port surgery and NOTES
    Mahmoud Abu Gazala
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:984-8. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the utility of a miniature laparoscopic camera to alleviate these obstacles...
  12. doi request reprint Left laparoscopic paraduodenal hernia repair
    Abed Khalaileh
    Department of Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Kiryat Hadassah, POB 12000, 91120 Jerusalem, Israel
    Surg Endosc 24:1486-9. 2010
    ..In recent years, as surgeons have become more comfortable with laparoscopic techniques, they are performing an increasing number of these procedures laparoscopically...
  13. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder in hospitalized terrorist bombing attack victims
    Noam Shussman
    Department of Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Trauma 70:1546-50. 2011
    ..Our objectives were to evaluate the prevalence and severity of PTSD among hospitalized SBA victims and to assess variables of physical injury as risk factors for the development of PTSD...
  14. pmc Suicide bombing attacks: update and modifications to the protocol
    Gidon Almogy
    Trauma Unit and Department of Surgery, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Surg 239:295-303. 2004
    ..To review the experience of a large-volume trauma center in managing and treating casualties of suicide bombing attacks...
  15. pmc Indicators of the need for ICU admission following suicide bombing attacks
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Centre, Jerusalem, Israel
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:19. 2012
    ..Our secondary objective was to analyze under- and over-triage following suicidal bombing attacks...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Blunt small bowel injuries--a challenging diagnosis]
    Ram Elazary
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Harefuah 147:207-10, 279. 2008
    ..In this article we present two patients who were involved in motor vehicle accidents and underwent operations in our medical center because of small bowel injuries. We also present the current medical literature regarding this pathology...
  17. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of blunt renal artery trauma
    Mahmoud Abu-Gazala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:210-5. 2013
    ..Sporadic case reports have shown the feasibility of endovascular management of blunt renal artery injury. However, no prospective trials or long-term follow-up studies have been reported...
  18. doi request reprint Revascularization of the celiac and superior mesenteric arteries after operative injury using both splenic artery and saphenous graft
    Samir Abu-Gazala
    Dept of Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:693.e1-4. 2010
    ..The patient had no postoperative complications. To our knowledge, this is the first description of use of the splenic artery for celiac revascularization...
  19. doi request reprint Right-sided upper abdomen single-incision laparoscopic gastric banding
    Andrei Keidar
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 12000, Jerusalem, 91120, Israel
    Obes Surg 20:757-60. 2010
    ..We describe our preliminary experience of a new technique for SILS gastric banding based on a unique incision location, which allows a better view and improved dissection capability...
  20. doi request reprint Transesophageal endoscopic myotomy for achalasia: recognizing potential pitfalls before clinical application
    Mahmoud Abu Gazala
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, 91120, Jerusalem, Israel
    Surg Endosc 26:681-7. 2012
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Rectal penetrating injuries from blast trauma
    Gidon Almogy
    Department of Surgery, Hadassah University Hospital Ein Kerem and Mount Scopus Campuses, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:557-8. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint The role of radiology in terror injuries
    Dorith Shaham
    Department of Radiology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:564-7. 2002
    ..Although biologic, chemical and radiologic warfare constitute a real threat for the future, it is essential that we be familiar with the more "conventional" forms of terror that we face today...
  23. doi request reprint Malignant appendiceal GIST: case report and review of the literature
    Ram Elazary
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Gastrointest Cancer 41:9-12. 2010
    ..Gastro-intestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) of the appendix are a rare entity. To date, only a handful has been described in the literature, all of which have been of the benign type...
  24. doi request reprint Single-trocar cholecystectomy using a flexible endoscope and articulating laparoscopic instruments: a bridge to NOTES or the final form?
    Ram Elazary
    Department of Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Surg Endosc 23:969-72. 2009
    ..We conducted a study for performing cholecystectomy using a single laparoscopic trocar...
  25. ncbi request reprint Surgical lessons learned from suicide bombing attacks
    Gidon Almogy
    Department of Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Coll Surg 202:313-9. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Intestinal stenosis causing small bowel obstruction after nonoperative management of blunt abdominal trauma
    Miklosh Bala
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Trauma 62:1511-3. 2007
  27. doi request reprint Medical care for terrorists--to treat or not to treat?
    Benjamin Gesundheit
    Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Bioeth 9:40-2. 2009
    ..Terrorists, using violence to create fear in order to further their political objectives, might require life-saving medical care if injured during the course of their terror activities...
  28. doi request reprint Feasibility of sleeve gastrectomy as a revision operation for failed silastic ring vertical gastroplasty
    Ram Elazary
    General Surgery Department, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem Campus, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem, 91120, Israel
    Obes Surg 19:645-9. 2009
    ..We present our experience in laparoscopic revision of patients who previously underwent silastic ring vertical gastroplasty (SRVG) into laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Small bowel obstruction and cecal mass due to actinomycosis
    Ram Elazary
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah University Hospital and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:653-4. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Terror in the 21st century: milestones and prospects--part I
    Gidon Almogy
    Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Curr Probl Surg 44:496-554. 2007
  31. doi request reprint The effects of bougie caliber on leaks and excess weight loss following laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. Is there an ideal bougie size?
    Jonathan B Yuval
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, 91120, Israel
    Obes Surg 23:1685-91. 2013
    ..Further studies are needed before an unequivocal decision on the optimal bougie size is made. A recommendation to use the smallest bougie possible should be avoided because the risks may outweigh the benefits. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint The experience of one institution dealing with terror: the El Aqsa Intifada riots
    Yoav Mintz
    Hadassah University Hospital, Hebrew University Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:554-6. 2002
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Percutaneous "stepped" drainage technique for infected pancreatic necrosis
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:e113-8. 2009
    ..We have introduced the stepped technique of percutaneous treatment of infected peripancreatic fluid collections...
  34. pmc Enigma of primary aortoduodenal fistula
    Miklosh Bala
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    World J Gastroenterol 15:3191-3. 2009
    ..Initial misdiagnosis led to a delay in treatment and the patient succumbing to the illness. This case is unique in that the fistula formed as a result of complex atherosclerotic disease of the abdominal aorta, and not from an aneurysm...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Natural orifice trans-luminal endoscopic surgery (notes)--a new era in general surgery]
    Ram Elazary
    Department of General Surgery Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Harefuah 147:792-6, 837-8. 2008
    ..Several NOTES operations have already been performed in humans. However, many other surgical procedures were tested in laboratory animals. Development and improvement of surgical devices may promote this surgical modality in the future...
  36. ncbi request reprint Bacterial meningitis and sigmoid diverticulitis caused by Listeria monocytogenes
    Ram Elazary
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:546-7. 2008
  37. ncbi request reprint Schistosomiasis and acute appendicitis
    Ram Elazary
    Department of General Surgery, Hadassah Medical Center and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:533-4. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint Massive air embolism caused by blunt chest trauma
    Gidon Almogy
    Department of General Surgery and Trauma Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:304. 2003