Alon Barsheshet

Summary

Affiliation: Rabin Medical Center
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of bundle branch block patterns on mortality in hospitalized patients with heart failure
    Alon Barsheshet
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 101:1303-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Clinical course and outcome of patients enrolled in US and non-US centres in MADIT-CRT
    Jonathan Buber
    The Leviev Heart Center, Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Eur Heart J 32:2697-704. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of long-term (4-year) mortality in elderly and young patients with acute heart failure
    Alon Barsheshet
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:833-40. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Reduction in life-threatening ventricular tachyarrhythmias in statin-treated patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy enrolled in the MADIT-CRT (Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial with Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)
    Jonathan Buber
    Leviev Heart Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:749-55. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Effect of elapsed time from coronary revascularization to implantation of a cardioverter defibrillator on long-term survival in the MADIT-II trial
    Alon Barsheshet
    Cardiology Division, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:1237-42. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The effects of anodal stimulation on electrocardiogram, left ventricular dyssynchrony, and acute haemodynamics in patients with biventricular pacemakers
    Raed Abu Sham'a
    Davidai Arrhythmia Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Europace 13:997-1003. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors and outcomes associated with the development of myocardial ischemic events in patients who receive cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Romana Herscovici
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:1896-900. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Tilt training: does it have a role in preventing vasovagal syncope?
    Osnat Gurevitz
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tei Hashomer, Israel
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1499-505. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Usefulness of mild therapeutic hypothermia for hospitalized comatose patients having out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Avishag Laish-Farkash
    ICCU Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 108:173-8. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Admission blood glucose level and mortality among hospitalized nondiabetic patients with heart failure
    Alon Barsheshet
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 166:1613-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Effect of bundle branch block patterns on mortality in hospitalized patients with heart failure
    Alon Barsheshet
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 101:1303-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, RBBB rather than LBBB is an independent predictor of mortality in hospitalized patients with systolic HF. This prognostic marker could be used for risk stratification and the selection of treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical course and outcome of patients enrolled in US and non-US centres in MADIT-CRT
    Jonathan Buber
    The Leviev Heart Center, Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Eur Heart J 32:2697-704. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate within the MADIT-CRT database whether different enrollment characteristics between US and non-US centres affected the clinical course of study patients...
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of long-term (4-year) mortality in elderly and young patients with acute heart failure
    Alon Barsheshet
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:833-40. 2010
    ..The present study was designed to identify and compare predictors of short- and long-term mortality in elderly and young patients hospitalized with acute heart failure (HF)...
  4. doi request reprint Reduction in life-threatening ventricular tachyarrhythmias in statin-treated patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy enrolled in the MADIT-CRT (Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial with Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)
    Jonathan Buber
    Leviev Heart Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:749-55. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Effect of elapsed time from coronary revascularization to implantation of a cardioverter defibrillator on long-term survival in the MADIT-II trial
    Alon Barsheshet
    Cardiology Division, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 22:1237-42. 2011
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the effect of elapsed time from CR on long-term mortality and arrhythmic risk among patients who receive an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)...
  6. doi request reprint The effects of anodal stimulation on electrocardiogram, left ventricular dyssynchrony, and acute haemodynamics in patients with biventricular pacemakers
    Raed Abu Sham'a
    Davidai Arrhythmia Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Europace 13:997-1003. 2011
    ..Its incidence varies according to the implanted hardware. We aim at evaluating the incidence of ANS and its acute haemodynamic effects among CRT patients...
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors and outcomes associated with the development of myocardial ischemic events in patients who receive cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Romana Herscovici
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:1896-900. 2013
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest that treatment with CRT-D does not reduce the risk of IE in patients with IC and that the benefit of CRT-D is attenuated after the development of IEs in this population. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Tilt training: does it have a role in preventing vasovagal syncope?
    Osnat Gurevitz
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tei Hashomer, Israel
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1499-505. 2007
    ..Previous trials have shown effectiveness of tilt training in treating this condition. We conducted a prospective, randomized study in order to evaluate the role of tilt-training in young adults with vasovagal syncope...
  9. doi request reprint Usefulness of mild therapeutic hypothermia for hospitalized comatose patients having out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Avishag Laish-Farkash
    ICCU Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 108:173-8. 2011
    ..Good prognostic factors for patients with non-VF could be young age, good left ventricular function, and short anoxic time...
  10. ncbi request reprint Admission blood glucose level and mortality among hospitalized nondiabetic patients with heart failure
    Alon Barsheshet
    Neufeld Cardiac Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 166:1613-9. 2006
    ..We examined the possible association between admission glucose levels and outcome in a large cohort of hospitalized patients with HF...
  11. ncbi request reprint Epileptic seizure vs. myocardial infarction: the significance of cardiac troponin levels
    Gilad Twig
    Department of Medicine B, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:889-90. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint The significance of pulse oximetry in the diagnosis of pacemaker failure to output
    Athanasios Michailidis
    Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 15:293-5. 2010
    ..Pulse oximeter plethysmographic wave signal virtually excluded this suspicion. This case report demonstrates the clinical utility of initial pulse oximeter wave analysis in excluding pacemaker failure to output...
  13. doi request reprint Genotype-specific risk stratification and management of patients with long QT syndrome
    Alon Barsheshet
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Cardiology Division, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 18:499-509. 2013
    ..Potassium supplementation and sex hormone-based therapy may protect patients with LQT2. Sodium channel blockers such as mexiletine, flecainide, and ranolazine could be treatment options in LQT3. ..
  14. pmc Risk of recurrent cardiac events after onset of menopause in women with congenital long-QT syndrome types 1 and 2
    Jonathan Buber
    Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Circulation 123:2784-91. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that the hormonal changes associated with menopause may affect clinical risk in this population...