Jacob Lavee

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Tricuspid valve regurgitation after orthotopic heart transplantation: prevalence and etiology
    Yaniv Berger
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 52621 Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Transplant 2012:120702. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prioritizing registered donors in organ allocation: an ethical appraisal of the Israeli organ transplant law
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Curr Opin Crit Care 18:707-11. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Preliminary marked increase in the national organ donation rate in Israel following implementation of a new organ transplantation law
    J Lavee
    Israel National Transplant Center, Ministry of Health, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Transplant 13:780-5. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Mechanical alternatives to the human heart: paracorporeal assist systems
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:125-30. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint [Ventricular assist devices as bridge to heart transplantation in cardiogenic shock or terminal heart failure--12 years experience at the Sheba Medical Center]
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 146:833-6, 911. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint A novel nonthermal energy source for surgical epicardial atrial ablation: irreversible electroporation
    Jacob Lavee
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Heart Surg Forum 10:E162-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Organ transplantation using organs taken from executed prisoners in China--a call for the cessation of Israeli participation in the process]
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 145:749-52, 781. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Mechanical alternatives to the human heart: intracorporeal assist systems and total artificial heart
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:209-12. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanical alternatives to the human heart: future devices
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:290-3. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Improved viability and reduced apoptosis in sub-zero 21-hour preservation of transplanted rat hearts using anti-freeze proteins
    Gabriel Amir
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1915-29. 2005

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Publications23

  1. pmc Tricuspid valve regurgitation after orthotopic heart transplantation: prevalence and etiology
    Yaniv Berger
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 52621 Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Transplant 2012:120702. 2012
    ..Conclusions. The development of TR after OHT may be related to the biatrial anastomosis technique and to graft vasculopathy...
  2. doi request reprint Prioritizing registered donors in organ allocation: an ethical appraisal of the Israeli organ transplant law
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Curr Opin Crit Care 18:707-11. 2012
    ..We provide an ethical analysis of the new law...
  3. doi request reprint Preliminary marked increase in the national organ donation rate in Israel following implementation of a new organ transplantation law
    J Lavee
    Israel National Transplant Center, Ministry of Health, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Transplant 13:780-5. 2013
    ..The new laws have significantly increased both deceased and living organ donation while sharply decreasing transplant tourism...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mechanical alternatives to the human heart: paracorporeal assist systems
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:125-30. 2002
    ..The intracorporeal assist systems, which provide out of hospital assistance, will be described in the next part of this review...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Ventricular assist devices as bridge to heart transplantation in cardiogenic shock or terminal heart failure--12 years experience at the Sheba Medical Center]
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 146:833-6, 911. 2007
    ..Implantation of left or bi-ventricular assist device (LVAD/BiVAD) as a bridge to HTx may save many of these doomed patients' lives...
  6. ncbi request reprint A novel nonthermal energy source for surgical epicardial atrial ablation: irreversible electroporation
    Jacob Lavee
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Heart Surg Forum 10:E162-7. 2007
    ..IRE utilizes a sequence of electrical pulses that produce permanent nonthermal damage to tissue in a few seconds with sharp borders between affected and unaffected regions...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Organ transplantation using organs taken from executed prisoners in China--a call for the cessation of Israeli participation in the process]
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 145:749-52, 781. 2006
    ..We, as a society, should stop this funding immediately, and divert all our human and financial resources to increase organ donation from brain-dead donors in Israel...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mechanical alternatives to the human heart: intracorporeal assist systems and total artificial heart
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:209-12. 2002
    ..These devices will be described in the last part of this review...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanical alternatives to the human heart: future devices
    Jacob Lavee
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:290-3. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Improved viability and reduced apoptosis in sub-zero 21-hour preservation of transplanted rat hearts using anti-freeze proteins
    Gabriel Amir
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1915-29. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate and compare the effects of prolonged sub-zero cryopreservation of transplanted rat hearts using AFP I or AFP III...
  11. ncbi request reprint Subzero nonfreezing cryopresevation of rat hearts using antifreeze protein I and antifreeze protein III
    Gabriel Amir
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cryobiology 48:273-82. 2004
    ..4 vs. 1.7, p<0.05, and 3.4 vs. 1.7, p<0.05, respectively). In conclusion, AFPs were found to protect the heart from freezing and improve survival and dP (AFP III) in prolonged subzero preservation...
  12. doi request reprint Spatio-temporal motifs 'remembered' in neuronal networks following profound hypothermia
    Liel Rubinsky
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Neural Netw 21:1232-7. 2008
    ..By applying multiple sessions of cold, we also show a marked monotonic reduction in the rate of burst firing and in the number of spikes of each neuron after each session...
  13. 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)...
  14. doi request reprint Patient characteristics and cell source determine the number of isolated human cardiac progenitor cells
    Ayelet Itzhaki-Alfia
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Circulation 120:2559-66. 2009
    ..Using a novel method to isolate human cardiac progenitor cells, we aimed to define the optimal source and association between their number and patient characteristics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prolonged 24-hour subzero preservation of heterotopically transplanted rat hearts using antifreeze proteins derived from arctic fish
    Gabriel Amir
    Heart Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1648-55. 2004
    ..We report 24-hour storage of mammalian hearts for transplantation at subzero temperatures using AFPs derived from arctic fish...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Criteria for the acceptable heart donor: maximizing the use of hearts recovered from potential donors in Israel]
    Tuvia Ben Gal
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Campus Beilinson and Shneider, Petah Tikva, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 146:894-9, 908. 2007
    ..Implementing the new guidelines will permit the utilization of organs that otherwise would have been discarded...
  17. doi request reprint Risk factors for failed "fast-tracking" after cardiac surgery in patients older than 70 years
    Alexander Kogan
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 22:530-5. 2008
    ..Risk factors for the unsuccessful application of the "fast-track" pathway in these elderly patients were determined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Imaging morphology of cardiac tumours
    Shi Min Yuan
    Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, The Chaim Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cardiol J 16:26-35. 2009
    ..Cardiac tumours are very uncommon and are the topic of little investigation. Imaging features offer reliable diagnostic evidence for cardiac tumours, but diagnostic confusion may arise when tumours with similar features are present...
  19. doi request reprint Severe hypothermia in myxoedema coma: a rewarming by extracorporeal circulation
    Alexander Kogan
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Emerg Med Australas 23:773-5. 2011
    ..This case suggests that veno-arterial extracorporeal rewarming appears to achieve a rapid and consistent rewarming rate and is less invasive and more readily available than cardiopulmonary bypass...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long-term arm morbidity after radial artery harvesting for coronary bypass operation
    Yanai Ben Gal
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Heart Surg Forum 7:E211-3. 2004
    ..The use of the radial artery (RA) in coronary bypass operations has become increasingly popular in recent years, but there is almost no documentation regarding the midterm and long-term arm complications...
  21. pmc The effect of blood flow on magnetic resonance imaging of non thermal irreversible electroporation
    Mohammad Hjouj
    1 Center for Bioengineering in the Service of Humanity and Society, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel 2 The Medical Imaging Department, Al Quds University Abu Dis Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Sci Rep 3:3088. 2013
    ..The presented study results suggest that MR images acquired following NTIRE treatment are all directly related to the unique pattern of blood flow after NTIRE treatment and are not produced in the absence of blood flow. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Preservation of myocyte structure and mitochondrial integrity in subzero cryopreservation of mammalian hearts for transplantation using antifreeze proteins--an electron microscopy study
    Gabriel Amir
    Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:292-6; discussion 296-7. 2003
    ..Past efforts to cryopreserve mammalian hearts using these proteins were unsuccessful. We report the first successful subzero cryopreservation of rat hearts using fish derived antifreeze proteins with preservation of myocyte structure...
  23. ncbi request reprint Study of hypothermia on cultured neuronal networks using multi-electrode arrays
    Liel Rubinsky
    School of Social Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    J Neurosci Methods 160:288-93. 2007
    ..These results suggest that the network survived cold exposure and demonstrate the feasibility of long-term continuous neural network recording during hypothermic conditions...