A Lavy

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Natural beta-carotene for the prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis
    A Lavy
    Gastroenterology Unit, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Pancreas 29:e45-50. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The antioxidative effect of the bacteria Dienococcus radiophilus against LDL lipid peroxidation
    A Lavy
    The Lipid Research Laboratory, Technion Faculty of Medicine The Rappaport Family Institute for Research in the Medical Sciences, and Gastroenterology Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Nutr 44:281-4. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Measles is more prevalent in Crohn's disease patients. A multicentre Israeli study
    A Lavy
    Department of Gastroenterology, Asaf Center, Isreal
    Dig Liver Dis 33:472-6. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Octreotide for enterocutaneous fistulas of Crohn's disease
    A Lavy
    Bnai Zion Medical Centre, Haifa, Israel
    Can J Gastroenterol 17:555-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy is more frequent but not a risk factor in Crohn's disease while being protective in ulcerative colitis: a comparison of surgical procedures in inflammatory bowel disease
    S Reif
    Department of Gastroenterology, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:829-32. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcome and early complications of ERCP: a prospective single center study
    A Suissa
    Department of Gastroenterology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:352-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Failure of cefonicid prophylaxis for infectious complications related to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
    R Finkelstein
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rambam Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 23:378-9. 1996
  8. ncbi request reprint Linear EUS for bile duct stones
    J Lachter
    Western Galilee and Rambam Medical Centers, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Nahariya and Haifa, Israel
    Gastrointest Endosc 51:51-4. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical trial: randomized-controlled clinical study comparing the efficacy and safety of a low-volume vs. a high-volume mesalazine foam in active distal ulcerative colitis
    R Eliakim
    Gastroenterology Department, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 26:1237-49. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Toilet reading habits in Israeli adults
    O Goldstein
    Department of Gastroenterology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 21:291-5. 2009

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Natural beta-carotene for the prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis
    A Lavy
    Gastroenterology Unit, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Pancreas 29:e45-50. 2004
    ..Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is a commonly used procedure. Pancreatitis is its most common complication. As the injury may be mediated by oxidative stress, it could be ameliorated by antioxidants...
  2. ncbi request reprint The antioxidative effect of the bacteria Dienococcus radiophilus against LDL lipid peroxidation
    A Lavy
    The Lipid Research Laboratory, Technion Faculty of Medicine The Rappaport Family Institute for Research in the Medical Sciences, and Gastroenterology Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Nutr 44:281-4. 2005
    ..Lipid peroxidation is an important process in the development of atherosclerosis. Thus agents with antioxidant properties may play an important role in the inhibition of atherosclerosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Measles is more prevalent in Crohn's disease patients. A multicentre Israeli study
    A Lavy
    Department of Gastroenterology, Asaf Center, Isreal
    Dig Liver Dis 33:472-6. 2001
    ..These data lead us to postulate that there may be a role for measles infection in Crohn's disease, even if, at present, this role remains unclear...
  4. ncbi request reprint Octreotide for enterocutaneous fistulas of Crohn's disease
    A Lavy
    Bnai Zion Medical Centre, Haifa, Israel
    Can J Gastroenterol 17:555-8. 2003
    ..Somatostatin is an inhibitor of intestinal secretion and has been used to treat pancreatic and surgical fistulas. Therefore, we decided to treat enterocutaneous fistulas using somatostatin...
  5. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy is more frequent but not a risk factor in Crohn's disease while being protective in ulcerative colitis: a comparison of surgical procedures in inflammatory bowel disease
    S Reif
    Department of Gastroenterology, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:829-32. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Appendectomy is protective in UC; it is more frequent, but not a risk factor in CD. The role of cholecystectomy should be investigated further...
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcome and early complications of ERCP: a prospective single center study
    A Suissa
    Department of Gastroenterology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:352-5. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to prospectively evaluate the early outcome of ERCP when used essentially as a therapeutic tool...
  7. ncbi request reprint Failure of cefonicid prophylaxis for infectious complications related to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
    R Finkelstein
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rambam Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 23:378-9. 1996
    ..5% among controls, P = .12). Therefore, infectious complications could not be prevented by cefonicid prophylaxis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Linear EUS for bile duct stones
    J Lachter
    Western Galilee and Rambam Medical Centers, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Nahariya and Haifa, Israel
    Gastrointest Endosc 51:51-4. 2000
    ..We compared linear array EUS with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), in our first 50 cases, to evaluate efficacy of this examination as well as the learning curve for this indication...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical trial: randomized-controlled clinical study comparing the efficacy and safety of a low-volume vs. a high-volume mesalazine foam in active distal ulcerative colitis
    R Eliakim
    Gastroenterology Department, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 26:1237-49. 2007
    ..Recently, a high-volume 5-aminosalicylic acid foam has been shown to be as effective and safe as standard 5-aminosalicylic acid enema...
  10. doi request reprint Toilet reading habits in Israeli adults
    O Goldstein
    Department of Gastroenterology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 21:291-5. 2009
    ..These differences, however, were not significant. Toilet reading is a common and benign habit. It is involved with a longer time spent in the toilet. It seems to be more for fun and not necessarily to solve or due to medical problems...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of current cigarette smoking on clinical course of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    H S Odes
    Department of Gastroenterology at Soroka Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Dig Dis Sci 46:1717-21. 2001
    ..02) and fewer hospitalizations (P = 0.01) and operations (P = 0.025). Our results agree with a minority of studies showing no adverse effect of smoking on the course of CD, and confirm the protective effect of smoking in UC...
  12. ncbi request reprint Budesonide foam versus budesonide enema in active ulcerative proctitis and proctosigmoiditis
    V Gross
    Hospital St Marien, Amberg, Germany
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:303-12. 2006
    ..Rectal budesonide is an effective treatment of active ulcerative proctitis or proctosigmoiditis...