Igor Jeroukhimov

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Thrombophilia, left ventricular dysfunction and intracardiac thrombi in children
    Ibrahim Abu-Kishk
    Pediatric Division, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Korean Circ J 41:453-7. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint An intervention study to reduce the loss of pathology specimens
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:356-8. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization due to horse-related injuries: has anything changed? A 25 year survey
    Ibrahim Abu-Kishk
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:169-72. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy versus lobectomy by thoracotomy for lung cancer: pilot study
    Michael Papiashvilli
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Innovations (Phila) 8:6-11. 2013
  5. doi request reprint A novel short-scar breast reduction technique in large breasts
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, 70300, Zerifin, Israel
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 37:336-40. 2013
  6. pmc Remifentanil use in pediatric scoliosis surgery-an effective alternative to morphine (a retrospective study)
    Ibrahim Abu-Kishk
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Yonsei Med J 53:1014-21. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Anterior rectus fascia back cut: a new modification to relieve the pressure in fascial closure of the superior pedicle of a transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 46:91-4. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Stretch test: effectiveness in identifying basal cell carcinoma borders
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ann Plast Surg 68:72-3. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Detection and incidence of anomalies associated with hypospadias
    Tal Friedman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:1809-16. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Cervical mediastinoscopic lymphadenectomy for accurate staging in lung cancer
    Ilan Bar
    General Thoracic Surgery Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 17:357-61. 2009

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  1. pmc Thrombophilia, left ventricular dysfunction and intracardiac thrombi in children
    Ibrahim Abu-Kishk
    Pediatric Division, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Korean Circ J 41:453-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the incidence of ICT in children suffering from cardiac failure with left ventricular dysfunction and to identify risk factors on admission for developing ICT...
  2. ncbi request reprint An intervention study to reduce the loss of pathology specimens
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:356-8. 2013
    ..Previously, the incidence of pathological specimen loss was 1/1466 (0.07%) due to failure to place pathology specimens in correctly labeled containers. We theorized that a strict protocol for handling specimens would help reduce losses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization due to horse-related injuries: has anything changed? A 25 year survey
    Ibrahim Abu-Kishk
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:169-72. 2013
    ..During the last two decades we have observed an increasing incidence of hospitalizations due to horse-related injuries at our medical center as well as the frequent involvement of pediatric patients...
  4. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy versus lobectomy by thoracotomy for lung cancer: pilot study
    Michael Papiashvilli
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Innovations (Phila) 8:6-11. 2013
    ..However, the advantages of VATS-L compared with lobectomy by thoracotomy (TL) remain controversial. The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of patients who underwent VATS-L with those who underwent TL...
  5. doi request reprint A novel short-scar breast reduction technique in large breasts
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, 70300, Zerifin, Israel
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 37:336-40. 2013
    ..In this article we describe our new approach for dealing with the extra skin remaining in patients with very large breasts so that they may also benefit from the short-scar breast reduction procedure...
  6. pmc Remifentanil use in pediatric scoliosis surgery-an effective alternative to morphine (a retrospective study)
    Ibrahim Abu-Kishk
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Yonsei Med J 53:1014-21. 2012
    ..We aimed to consolidate preliminary conclusions regarding the efficacy of remifentanil use in pediatric scoliosis surgery...
  7. doi request reprint Anterior rectus fascia back cut: a new modification to relieve the pressure in fascial closure of the superior pedicle of a transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 46:91-4. 2012
    ..None of the patients who had the back cut technique required early revision. We found the back cut technique to be safe and easy, and we think that it can reduce the incidence of flap ischaemia and still achieve tight fascial closure...
  8. doi request reprint Stretch test: effectiveness in identifying basal cell carcinoma borders
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ann Plast Surg 68:72-3. 2012
    ..We found a significant decrease in the rate of incomplete excision of BCC when the stretch test was employed. This reduces the need for reexcision, improves patient recovery, and satisfaction, and helps reduce healthcare costs...
  9. doi request reprint Detection and incidence of anomalies associated with hypospadias
    Tal Friedman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:1809-16. 2008
    ..Based on our findings, we recommend that initial screening of all asymptomatic hypospadias patients include US, cystogram, urinalysis, and urine culture...
  10. doi request reprint Cervical mediastinoscopic lymphadenectomy for accurate staging in lung cancer
    Ilan Bar
    General Thoracic Surgery Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 17:357-61. 2009
    ..Ten (6.5%) residual lymph nodes were detected at thoracotomy in mediastinal stations R4, L4, and 7. The low number of missed lymph nodes demonstrates the accuracy of the technique of cervical mediastinoscopic lymphadenectomy...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of recombinant human growth hormone on random pattern flaps in rats
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Ann Plast Surg 63:556-7. 2009
    ..The lack of a deleterious effect of the hormone on random flap survival and its significant effect on rat weight and well being supports its safe use during flap surgery...
  12. doi request reprint An unusual combination of a lumbar seat belt injury and hemorrhagic contusion of the lower thoracic cord in a 2-year-old child: a case report
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop B 19:98-101. 2010
    ..We believe that physicians managing children with multiple trauma injuries should be aware of this rare type of injury that might be underdiagnosed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bidirectional orbital approach enhances orbital abscess drainage
    Ephraim Eviatar
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Rhinology 47:293-6. 2009
    ..We describe our transnasal endoscopic approach for orbital complications secondary to acute rhinosinusitis (SPOA and orbital abscess) and the efficacy criteria that can be used to ensure complete drainage...
  14. doi request reprint Two cases of an enormous single-lung metastasis from synovial sarcoma
    Ilan Bar
    General Thoracic Surgery Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1697-8. 2009
    ..Herein, we present two cases of patients with an enormous metastatic synovial sarcoma that were successfully removed surgically...
  15. pmc Selection of patients with severe pelvic fracture for early angiography remains controversial
    Igor Jeroukhimov
    Division of Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 17:62. 2009
    ..Angiography is an important tool in the management of severe pelvic injury, but indications and timing for its performance remain controversial...
  16. doi request reprint Mifepristone (RU486), a pure antiprogesterone drug, in combination with vinblastine for the treatment of progesterone receptor-positive desmoid tumor
    A Halevy
    Division of Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Tech Coloproctol 14:265-7. 2010
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  17. doi request reprint Thoracic empyema in high-risk patients: conservative management or surgery?
    Ilan Bar
    Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 18:337-43. 2010
    ..Intrapleural urokinase administration might be beneficial in high-risk patients, but in those without significant comorbidities, early surgery may be considered...
  18. doi request reprint Protective effect of human recombinant copper-zinc superoxide dismutase on zone of stasis survival in burns in rats
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ann Plast Surg 66:607-9. 2011
    ..Further studies are needed to adequately understand the effect of oxygen free radicals in burn wound pathophysiology and to determine whether Hr-CuZnSOD has a role in the clinical management of burns or should be abandoned...
  19. ncbi request reprint Self-inflicted burns
    Tal Friedman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ann Plast Surg 58:622-4. 2007
    ..The length of hospitalization per percentage of burn was longer in these patients than in the other patients. We feel that this group of patients is a recognizable subunit that should be treated both by physicians and psychologists...
  20. doi request reprint Effect of hyaluronic acid on random-pattern flaps in rats
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Dermatol Surg 34:1212-5. 2008
    ..Hyaluronic acid is a common component of the extracellular matrix, has many medical applications, and is widely used as a soft tissue filler in patients who simultaneously or eventually undergo cosmetic procedures to the areas treated...
  21. doi request reprint Complications of minor skin surgery performed under local anesthesia
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Dermatol Surg 34:1077-9. 2008
    ..Minor surgical procedures performed under local anesthesia are the most common surgical procedures routinely carried out in every plastic surgical practice...
  22. ncbi request reprint Can hamartoma of the breast be distinguished from fibroadenoma using fine-needle aspiration cytology?
    Mehrdad Herbert
    Department of Pathology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Affiliated to Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:326-9. 2006
    ..Cytologic characteristics were retrospectively evaluated in a semiquantitative manner. In conclusion, the finding of intact lobular units and a relative paucity of stroma may suggest the diagnosis of hamartoma...
  23. ncbi request reprint Bilateral peritonsillar abscesses: relief of upper airway obstruction by quinsy tonsillectomy
    Alex Kessler
    Department of Otolaryngology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:126-7. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Erythrocyte Na+,K+-ATPase and nasal potential in pseudohypoaldosteronism
    Tzvy Bistritzer
    Department of Pediatrics, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 56:575-80. 2002
    ..PHA1 comprises two clinically and genetically distinct entities; isolated renal and systemic forms...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evolving pattern of Guillain-Barre syndrome in a community hospital in Israel
    M Kushnir
    Department of Neurology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Acta Neurol Scand 117:347-50. 2008
    ..To investigate the frequency of axonal Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) in our ward over 6 years (1999-2005)...
  26. doi request reprint The use of dynamic CT surview for cervical spine clearance in comatose trauma patients: a pilot prospective study
    Yoram Anekstein
    Spine Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Injury 39:339-46. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, a recent study showed that the C7-T1 motion segment is rarely visualised by this technique. We propose a new method for clearing the cervical spine in comatose patients...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of aspirin and heparin on random skin flap survival in rats
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Dermatol Surg 34:785-90; discussion 790. 2008
    ..Aspirin and heparin are commonly given to patients undergoing microvascular procedures to increase flap survival and patency, yet there is scant information concerning the effect these flaps have on nonmicrovascular flaps...
  28. ncbi request reprint Thyroglossal duct cyst: is thyroid scanning necessary in the preoperative evaluation?
    A Kessler
    Department of Otolaryngology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 3:409-10. 2001
    ..Evaluation of thyroglossal duct cysts before surgical excision traditionally includes hormonal evaluation, ultrasound of the neck, and thyroid scanning...
  29. ncbi request reprint Large solitary fibrous tumour of the pleura: analysis of six cases
    Ilan Bar
    General Thoracic Surgery Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Heart Lung Circ 16:282-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to retrospectively review the clinical characteristics, surgical treatment and outcome of patients with a large SFTP operated on in our General Thoracic Surgery Unit...
  30. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental and behavioral abnormalities associated with deletion of chromosome 9p
    Gideon Eshel
    Pediatric Division, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Child Neurol 17:50-1. 2002
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint The role of the central nervous system in heatstroke: reversible profound depression of cerebral activity in a primate model
    Gideon M Eshel
    Safar Center for Resuscitation Research, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:327-32; discussion 333-4. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery stenting in high risk patients with carotid artery stenosis not eligible for endarterectomy: clinical outcome after 5 years
    Itzhak Kimiagar
    Department of Neurology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:121-4. 2008
    ..Carotid artery stenting is used as an alternative to surgical endarterectomy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Lack of complications in skin surgery of patients receiving clopidogrel as compared with patients taking aspirin, warfarin, and controls
    Eyal Kramer
    Department of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Am Surg 76:11-4. 2010
    ..We conclude that patients undergoing minor excisional cutaneous surgery should continue taking clopidogrel because there is no apparent risk for increased complications when good meticulous surgical techniques are used...
  34. doi request reprint Indication for relumpectomy--a useful scoring system in cases of invasive breast cancer
    Ariel Halevy
    Division of Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Surg Oncol 105:376-80. 2012
    ..In two-thirds of breast cancer patients undergoing reoperation no residual tumor will be found. A scoring system for selection of patients who might benefit from relumpectomy is proposed...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effect of postoperative aspirin on random pattern flaps in rats
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Am Surg 73:1126-8. 2007
    ..By investigating fully the mechanism whereby aspirin is able to improve flap survival, we hope to isolate this mechanism so an alternative pharmacological agent, safer than aspirin, can be found for clinical use...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of aspirin pre- and postburn on survival of experimental intermediate burns in rats
    Eran Hadad
    Department of Plastic Sugery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Cutan Med Surg 15:111-4. 2011
    ..Early treatment increases survival of intermediate burn zones, thus decreasing morbidity, mortality, surgery, and hospitalization. Previously, aspirin was shown to improve burn perfusion and increase failing flap survival...
  37. ncbi request reprint [A prospective study to evaluate the safety of minor cutaneous surgery during aspirin treatment]
    Ophir Schein
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Pigmented Lesions Service, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Harefuah 149:219-21, 264, 263. 2010
    ..Discontinuation of aspirin prior to surgery is still controversial. We conducted a large-scale, prospective study to evaluate the safety of dermatologic surgery in patients receiving aspirin...
  38. ncbi request reprint Base excess as a predictor for injury severity in pediatric trauma patients
    Yochai Levi
    Pediatric Emergency Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Emerg Med 45:496-501. 2013
    ..Base excess is considered a predictor of mortality and severity of injury in trauma patients. Base excess had been widely examined in different settings. Only few studies have examined the role of base excess in pediatric trauma patients...
  39. doi request reprint Blunt pancreatic trauma in children
    Baruch Klin
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Surg Today 41:946-54. 2011
    ..To report our experience with blunt pancreatic trauma in pediatric patients and evaluate several various management strategies...
  40. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stent-graft is a good alternative to traditional management of subclavian vein injury
    Igor Jeroukhimov
    Division of Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Trauma 57:1329-30. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Lack of complications in minor skin lesion excisions in patients taking aspirin or warfarin products
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Am Surg 74:354-7. 2008
    ..It appears that patients taking aspirin or warfarin do not need to discontinue these medications before minor dermatological procedures...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic accuracy of skin lesions excised by a plastic surgeon]
    Tal Friedman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Harefuah 147:305-8, 375. 2008
    ..Skin tumors are the most common malignancies in the western population, with surgical excision as the definitive treatment...
  43. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography is not justified in every pediatric blunt trauma patient with a suspicious mechanism of injury
    Yehuda Hershkovitz
    Division of Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Emerg Med 32:697-9. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the role of abdominal and chest CT imaging in asymptomatic pediatric patients with a suspicious mechanism of injury...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Effect of dermoscopy on diagnostic accuracy of pigmented skin lesions emphasizing malignant melanoma]
    Ophir Schein
    Department of Plastic Surgery and the Pigmented Lesions Service, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 148:820-3, 855. 2009
    ..Skin tumors are the most common malignancies in the Western population, with surgical excision being the definitive treatment...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Dermoscopy--a glimpse into the skin]
    Omer Wolf
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Harefuah 149:519-23, 550. 2010
    ..This edge dermoscopy process, put together with a digital interface applied in total-body mapping--as practiced in directed centers, may help decrease the number of false positive excisions without an increase in morbidity from CMM...
  46. ncbi request reprint The loss of pathological specimens: incidence and causes
    Sharon Sandbank
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Dermatol Surg 36:1084-6. 2010
    ..Tissue biopsy loss can have devastating clinical and legal consequences...
  47. doi request reprint Reduced postoperative chronic pain after tension-free inguinal hernia repair using absorbable sutures: a single-blind randomized clinical trial
    Igor Jeroukhimov
    Division of Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 218:102-7. 2014
    ..We hypothesize that nonabsorbable sutures used for mesh fixation to the surrounding tissues are associated with higher rates of chronic groin pain after surgery...
  48. ncbi request reprint Our experience with a "homemade" vacuum-assisted closure system
    Avshalom Shalom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:613-6. 2008
    ..A.C. system (KCI Inc, San Antonio, TX, U.S.A.). Budgetary considerations in our institution precluded widespread use of the expensive V.A.C. system in routine cases...
  49. ncbi request reprint The "Brown sisters": photogrammetric analysis of brow and cheek descent
    Tal Friedman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:470-3. 2009
    ..Due to the absence of accurate tools and appropriate photographic material there is a paucity of objective studies on facial aging in the modern literature...
  50. ncbi request reprint Self-inflicted garlic burns: our experience and literature review
    Tal Friedman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Int J Dermatol 45:1161-3. 2006
    ..Throughout history, garlic has been used to treat a large variety of illnesses. One of garlic's adverse local effects is contact dermatitis...
  51. ncbi request reprint A similar cell-specific pattern of HOXA methylation in normal and in cancer tissues
    Ayelet Avraham
    Department of Oncology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center affiliated with Tel Aviv University, Zerifin, Israel
    Epigenetics 5:41-6. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that methylation of the HOXA cluster may be a normal developmental and cell type specific process rather than a cancer specific mechanism...
  52. ncbi request reprint Vacuum-assisted closure treatment complicated by anasarca
    Tal Friedman
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Ann Plast Surg 55:420-1. 2005
    ..We emphasize the need for careful monitoring of electrolytes and proteins in compromised patients that have marked wound drainage when they are treated with a negative-pressure apparatus...
  53. ncbi request reprint Noodles stay hotter longer
    Avshalom Shalom
    The Baltimore Regional Burn Center, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:474-7. 2007
    ..Because the boiling temperature of water and noodle soup is about the same, but the cooling curve of noodle soup is much slower, noodle soup may present a greater danger to children than other types of soup...
  54. ncbi request reprint Outcome of patients with toxic epidermal necrolysis syndrome revisited
    Ivica Ducic
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3800 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, D C 20007, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 110:768-73. 2002
    ..75 if sepsis is present). The awareness of the importance of these covariates, and their early recognition as risk factors, should offer a focused approach to the patients' management and improve their outcome...