Ishai Levin

Summary

Affiliation: Lis Maternity Hospital
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi Hysterectomy for benign uterine pathology among women without previous vaginal delivery
    Arnaud Le Tohic
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, Bichat Claude Bernard University Hospital, APHP, Paris, France
    Obstet Gynecol 111:829-37. 2008
  2. ncbi The safety of low molecular weight heparin therapy during labor
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 17:39-43. 2005
  3. ncbi Recurrent obstetric management mistakes identified by simulation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1295-300. 2007
  4. ncbi The clinical significance of postpartum transperineal ultrasound of the anal sphincter
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weitzman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:115-9. 2007
  5. ncbi The validity of oral glucose tolerance test after 36 weeks' gestation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 129:19-24. 2006
  6. ncbi Bilateral retinal detachment in preeclamptic women with thrombophilia
    S Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Weizman 6 st, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 91:65-6. 2005
  7. ncbi Perinatal outcome among non-residents in Israel
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:315-9. 2005
  8. ncbi Renal blood flow alteration after paracentesis in women with ovarian hyperstimulation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecologic, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 104:321-6. 2004
  9. ncbi Accuracy of diagnosis of retained products of conception after dilation and evacuation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Ultrasound Med 23:749-56; quiz 758-9. 2004
  10. ncbi Feasibility of nuchal translucency in triplet pregnancies
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Gynecologic Ultrasound Unit, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Ultrasound Med 23:501-4. 2004

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Publications42

  1. doi Hysterectomy for benign uterine pathology among women without previous vaginal delivery
    Arnaud Le Tohic
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, Bichat Claude Bernard University Hospital, APHP, Paris, France
    Obstet Gynecol 111:829-37. 2008
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and the complication rate of vaginal hysterectomy in benign uterine pathology (except for uterine prolapse) among patients without previous vaginal delivery...
  2. ncbi The safety of low molecular weight heparin therapy during labor
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 17:39-43. 2005
    ..Current recommendations are to discontinue low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) at least 24 hours prior to labor induction or administering epidural anesthesia. We assessed the safety of discontinuing LMWH 12-24 hours before delivery...
  3. ncbi Recurrent obstetric management mistakes identified by simulation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1295-300. 2007
    ..To develop a simulation-based curricular unit for labor and delivery teams involved in obstetric emergencies to detect and address common mistakes...
  4. ncbi The clinical significance of postpartum transperineal ultrasound of the anal sphincter
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weitzman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:115-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the clinical significance of postpartum anal sphincter damage by transperineal ultrasonography (TPUS) performed on the day of delivery...
  5. ncbi The validity of oral glucose tolerance test after 36 weeks' gestation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 129:19-24. 2006
    ..Secretion of anti-insulin hormones plateaus near term, questioning the validity of OGTT (oral glucose tolerance test) during that period. We aimed at assessing the feasibility of OGTT near term as compared to OGTT at 26-32 weeks...
  6. ncbi Bilateral retinal detachment in preeclamptic women with thrombophilia
    S Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Weizman 6 st, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 91:65-6. 2005
  7. ncbi Perinatal outcome among non-residents in Israel
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:315-9. 2005
    ..Foreign workers in Israel are not covered by the comprehensive medical insurance that all Israelis receive. They have national insurance and injury-related coverage, which does not include routine pregnancy follow-up..
  8. ncbi Renal blood flow alteration after paracentesis in women with ovarian hyperstimulation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecologic, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 104:321-6. 2004
    ..To evaluate renal arterial resistance to flow by Doppler indices concurrently with ascites drainage in women with severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome...
  9. ncbi Accuracy of diagnosis of retained products of conception after dilation and evacuation
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Ultrasound Med 23:749-56; quiz 758-9. 2004
    ..We aimed at evaluating the occurrence of such postcurettage re-evacuation-negative samples and at exploring factors that may influence their occurrence...
  10. ncbi Feasibility of nuchal translucency in triplet pregnancies
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Gynecologic Ultrasound Unit, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Ultrasound Med 23:501-4. 2004
    ..To assess the feasibility of nuchal translucency in triplets compared with singletons...
  11. ncbi Laparoscopy versus laparotomy in the management of ectopic pregnancy with massive hemoperitoneum
    Aviad Cohen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:139-41. 2013
    ..To compare the safety and feasibility of operative laparoscopy versus laparotomy in women with ruptured ectopic pregnancy and massive hemoperitoneum...
  12. ncbi Follow-up by combined cytology and human papillomavirus testing for patients post-cone biopsy: results of a long-term follow-up
    Amiram Bar-Am
    Cervical Pathology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel 64239
    Gynecol Oncol 91:149-53. 2003
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  13. doi Clinical estimation of fetal weight: is accuracy acquired with professional experience?
    Ishai Levin
    Gynecology Department, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel ishai levin gmail com
    Fetal Diagn Ther 29:321-4. 2011
    ..This study was conducted in order to determine whether experience and type of obstetrical profession improves the accuracy in the clinical estimation of fetal weight among obstetricians and midwives in the delivery room...
  14. ncbi Erythrocyte aggregation is increased in preterm premature rupture of the membranes
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 125:199-201. 2006
    ..To asses the degree of erythrocyte aggregation in the peripheral blood of women with preterm premature rupture of the membranes (PPROM)...
  15. ncbi Can we reduce the surgical site infection rate in cesarean sections using a chlorhexidine-based antisepsis protocol?
    Jonia Amer-Alshiek
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel and
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:1749-52. 2013
    ..To determine whether chlorhexidine-based antisepsis reduces the rate of surgical site infections (SSIs) in elective and non-elective cesarean sections (CS) compared with povidone-iodine protocol...
  16. ncbi Enhanced erythrocyte aggregation in clinically diagnosed pelvic inflammatory disease
    Benny Almog
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Sex Transm Dis 32:484-6. 2005
    ..Our objective was to determine the degree of erythrocyte aggregation in PID. The demonstration of an increase in aggregation could be of additive value in cases in which the diagnosis is difficult...
  17. ncbi Human papilloma virus testing in patient follow-up post cone biopsy due to high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Benny Almog
    Cervical Pathology Unit, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 88:345-50. 2003
    ..We evaluated the contribution of the human papilloma virus (HPV) load in planning follow-up and management of women post cone biopsy for high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN2-3)...
  18. ncbi Intrafollicular and serum levels of leptin during in vitro fertilization cycles: comparison between the effects of recombinant follicle-stimulating hormones and human menopausal gonadotrophin
    Benny Almog
    The Sara Racine IVF Unit, Lis Maternity Hospital and Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:666-8. 2011
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  19. doi Outcomes of mid-trimester emergency cerclage in twin pregnancies
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fetal Diagn Ther 32:246-50. 2012
    ..Our aim was to examine the efficacy, safety and outcomes of mid-trimester cerclage in patients carrying twin gestations...
  20. doi Effects of cancer on ovarian response in controlled ovarian stimulation for fertility preservation
    Benny Almog
    Sarah Racine IVF Unit, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Fertil Steril 98:957-60. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effects of cancer on ovarian response in controlled ovarian hyperstimulation (COH)...
  21. doi Adverse obstetric outcome for the vanishing twin syndrome
    Benny Almog
    Sarah Racine IVF Unit and the Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Centre affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Reprod Biomed Online 20:256-60. 2010
    ..Additionally, significant similarities were observed in the obstetrics outcome of vanishing twin pregnancies and twin pregnancies...
  22. doi Outcome of induced deliveries in growth-restricted fetuses: second thoughts about the vaginal option
    Sharon Maslovitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:139-43. 2009
    ..To assess the outcome of induced deliveries with IUGR...
  23. ncbi Risk factors for relaparotomy after cesarean delivery
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 119:163-5. 2012
    ..To identify risk factors for relaparotomy after cesarean delivery...
  24. doi Adnexal torsion: cystectomy and ovarian fixation are equally important in preventing recurrence
    Ziv Tsafrir
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 162:203-5. 2012
    ..To report our clinical experience in adnexal torsion...
  25. doi Effects of laser polar-body biopsy on embryo quality
    Ishai Levin
    Sarah Racine IVF Unit, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 97:1085-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect of laser polar-body biopsy (PBB) for preimplantation genetic diagnosis on embryo quality...
  26. doi "Inside-out" transobturator tension-free vaginal tape for management of occult stress urinary incontinence in women undergoing pelvic organ prolapse repair
    Asnat Groutz
    Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated with Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Urology 76:1358-61. 2010
    ..To assess the safety and effectiveness of the "inside-out" transobturator tension-free vaginal tape procedure for the management of occult stress urinary incontinence (SUI) in clinically continent women undergoing prolapse repair...
  27. ncbi The contribution of laminaria placement for cervical ripening in second trimester termination of pregnancy induced by intra-amniotic injection of prostaglandin F(2)alpha followed by concentrated oxytocin infusion
    Benny Almog
    Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 118:32-5. 2005
    ..Our purpose was to determine whether intracervical placement of laminaria stalks would improve the effectiveness of inducing termination of pregnancies in the second trimester by intra-amniotic injection of prostaglandin F(2)alpha...
  28. doi Protracted postpartum urinary retention: the importance of early diagnosis and timely intervention
    Asnat Groutz
    Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Affiliated to Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:83-6. 2011
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and obstetric risk factors of protracted postpartum urinary retention, beyond the third postpartum day...
  29. doi Risk factors, symptoms, and treatment of ovarian torsion in children: the twelve-year experience of one center
    Ziv Tsafrir
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:29-33. 2012
    ..To assess risk factors, clinical findings and mode of diagnosis and treatment in premenarchal children with surgically verified ovarian torsion (OT)...
  30. ncbi Elevated levels of CRP in ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: an unrecognised potential hazard?
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    BJOG 112:952-5. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether concentrations of CRP are altered in women with controlled ovarian hyperstimulation (COH) or hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)...
  31. ncbi Higher C-reactive protein levels during IVF stimulation are associated with ART failure
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Reprod Immunol 75:141-4. 2007
    ..IVF success and CRP levels were not correlated previously. The aim of this prospective study was to assess CRP levels during IVF stimulation and correlate them with IVF success...
  32. doi Clinical and sonographic findings in suspected retained trophoblast after pregnancy do not predict the disorder
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 17:66-9. 2010
    ..Our aim was to estimate whether there are clinical, sonographic, or intraoperative parameters that have good correlation with the final histologic study after hysteroscopic removal of suspected retained trophoblast of conception...
  33. ncbi Clinical and economic implications of adding HPV tests to the routine cytology follow-up and management of patients with histologically defined cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 1
    Ronni Gamzu
    Cervical Pathology Unit, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 86:129-33. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi Spontaneous splenic rupture in pregnancy after heparin treatment
    Adi Reches
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    BJOG 112:837-8. 2005
  35. ncbi [Upper extremity deep vein thrombosis following ovarian stimulation]
    Shikma Bar-On
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    Harefuah 150:849-51, 875. 2011
    ..Consideration must be given to screening patients at risk for OHSS for thrombophilias, as well as administrating prophylactic anticoagulation therapy to patients who develop OHSS...
  36. doi "Watchful waiting" in ectopic pregnancies: a balance between reduced success rates and less methotrexate
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:1159-60. 2011
    ..Withholding methotrexate in patients with spontaneously resolving ectopic pregnancies and administering it in only true viable ectopic pregnancies will no doubt decrease published success rates for this therapy...
  37. ncbi Trophoblastic tissue spread to the sigmoid colon after uterine perforation
    Ishai Levin
    The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1172-4. 2004
    ..We present a case of trophoblastic spread to the sigmoid colon following uterine perforation, which was treated by surgical removal of the implants and intramuscular administration of methotrexate...
  38. doi Chlorhexidine and alcohol versus povidone-iodine for antisepsis in gynecological surgery
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:321-4. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine if chlorhexidine and alcohol antisepsis protocol reduces the rate of SSIs in elective gynecological laparotomies compared with povidone-iodine antisepsis...
  39. ncbi Effect of paracentesis of ascitic fluids on urinary output and blood indices in patients with severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
    Ishai Levin
    Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 77:986-8. 2002
    ..To determine the isolated effect of abdominal paracentesis of ascitic fluid in women with severe OHSS on urine production and blood indices...
  40. ncbi Clomiphene citrate vs. letrozole for cryopreserved-thawed embryo transfer: a randomized, controlled trial
    Israel Wagman
    Sarah Racine IVF Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Reprod Med 55:134-8. 2010
    ..To assess the endometrial thickness, hormonal status and pregnancy rates with clomiphene citrate (CC) vs. letrozole in frozen-thawed embryo transfer protocols...
  41. doi The value of diagnostic hysteroscopy before operative hysteroscopy for suspected abnormal intrauterine findings
    Shiri Shinar
    Sarah Racine IVF Unit and the Department of Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 21:228-32. 2014
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of diagnostic office hysteroscopy in the detection of abnormal uterine findings in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients and compare it with the accuracy of operative hysteroscopy...
  42. ncbi Surgical complications and medium-term outcome results of tension-free vaginal tape: a prospective study of 313 consecutive patients
    Ishai Levin
    Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neurourol Urodyn 23:7-9. 2004
    ..A prospective study was undertaken to examine the incidence of surgical complications and medium-term outcomes of tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) surgery in a large, heterogeneous group of stress-incontinent women...