Ori Rogowski

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Waist circumference as the predominant contributor to the micro-inflammatory response in the metabolic syndrome: a cross sectional study
    Ori Rogowski
    Departments of Internal Medicine D and E, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    J Inflamm (Lond) 7:35. 2010
  2. pmc Elevated resting heart rate is associated with the metabolic syndrome
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D and E and The Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:55. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Relation of educational level to inflammation-sensitive biomarker level
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 102:1034-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The development of anemia of inflammation during acute myocardial infarction
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 156:160-4. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Range and determinants of white blood cell count in a large survey of Israelis without inflammation
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:363-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlated expression of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in relation to disease activity in inflammatory bowel disease: lack of differences between Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    Liaz Zilberman
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Digestion 73:205-9. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of C-reactive protein and fibrinogen levels in patients having anterior wall ST-Segment elevation myocardial infarction with versus without left ventricular thrombus (from a primary percutaneous coronary intervention cohort)
    Yacov Shacham
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 112:57-60. 2013
  8. pmc Association of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy initiation with a reduction in hemoglobin levels in patients without renal failure
    Eran Leshem-Rubinow
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:1189-95. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Automated volumetric analysis of four cardiac chambers in pulmonary embolism: a novel technology for fast risk stratification
    Galit Aviram
    Department of Radiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Thromb Haemost 108:384-93. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint The erythrosense as a real-time biomarker to reveal the presence of enhanced red blood cell aggregability in atherothrombosis
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Ther 12:286-92. 2005

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  1. pmc Waist circumference as the predominant contributor to the micro-inflammatory response in the metabolic syndrome: a cross sectional study
    Ori Rogowski
    Departments of Internal Medicine D and E, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    J Inflamm (Lond) 7:35. 2010
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  2. pmc Elevated resting heart rate is associated with the metabolic syndrome
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D and E and The Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:55. 2009
    ..Our aim was to explore the possibility that increased RHR is associated with the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) in a sample of apparently healthy individuals and those with cardiovascular risk factors...
  3. doi request reprint Relation of educational level to inflammation-sensitive biomarker level
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 102:1034-9. 2008
    ..In conclusion, level of education was inversely associated with inflammatory biomarkers and prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors, even within highly educated populations...
  4. doi request reprint The development of anemia of inflammation during acute myocardial infarction
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 156:160-4. 2012
    ..Anemia is associated with an unfavorable outcome in acute myocardial infarction (AMI). An acute phase response could contribute to the development of anemia in AMI patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Range and determinants of white blood cell count in a large survey of Israelis without inflammation
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:363-6. 2009
    ..However, the WBCC count range and determinants havenot been explored in the absence of a significant inflammatory response...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlated expression of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in relation to disease activity in inflammatory bowel disease: lack of differences between Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    Liaz Zilberman
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Digestion 73:205-9. 2006
    ..We addressed the subject of the degree of correlation between the concentration of high-sensitivity CRP (hs-CRP) and the inflammatory IBD activity score...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of C-reactive protein and fibrinogen levels in patients having anterior wall ST-Segment elevation myocardial infarction with versus without left ventricular thrombus (from a primary percutaneous coronary intervention cohort)
    Yacov Shacham
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 112:57-60. 2013
    ..033) levels were independent predictors of LV thrombus formation. We conclude that admission serum CRP and fibrinogen levels are independent predictors for early LV thrombus formation complicating a first-ever anterior wall STEMI...
  8. pmc Association of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy initiation with a reduction in hemoglobin levels in patients without renal failure
    Eran Leshem-Rubinow
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:1189-95. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Automated volumetric analysis of four cardiac chambers in pulmonary embolism: a novel technology for fast risk stratification
    Galit Aviram
    Department of Radiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Thromb Haemost 108:384-93. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The erythrosense as a real-time biomarker to reveal the presence of enhanced red blood cell aggregability in atherothrombosis
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Ther 12:286-92. 2005
    ..These findings might help to turn a phenomenon of hemorheological relevance into a diagnostic tool for the detection of individuals at risk of an acute ischemic event...
  11. doi request reprint Inflammation markers in individuals with history of mental health crisis
    Dan Justo
    Department of Internal Medicine D and the Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weitzman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Inflammation 31:254-9. 2008
    ..History of mental health crisis might be associated with systemic inflammation in males. This finding may be relevant to the pathophysiology of cardiovascular disease in males...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of Bayer wide-range C-reactive protein (wr-CRP) and the Dade-Behring high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Nitsan Maharshak
    Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Dig Dis 9:140-3. 2008
    ..Our aim was to examine whether wr-CRP can substitute for the Dade Behring high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) assay in IBD patients...
  13. doi request reprint Determinants of the erythrocyte sedimentation rate in the era of microinflammation: excluding subjects with elevated C-reactive protein levels
    Arie Steinvil
    The Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Clin Pathol 129:486-91. 2008
    ..Age did not affect ESR. The main determinants of ESR in an inflammation-free cohort are sex and levels of fibrinogen, hemoglobin, globulins, and triglycerides...
  14. ncbi request reprint Very low C-reactive protein in apparently healthy individuals: physiological status or just a reflection of an improved health profile
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D and Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Biomarkers 12:645-56. 2007
    ..We raise the possibility that this particular low concentration might represent a physiological status and is not necessarily a result of the improved general health profile per se...
  15. ncbi request reprint The morphology of the QT interval predicts torsade de pointes during acquired bradyarrhythmias
    Ian Topilski
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:320-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the electrocardiographic (ECG) predictors of torsade de pointes (TdP) during acquired bradyarrhythmias...
  16. ncbi request reprint Erythrocyte adhesiveness/aggregation: a novel biomarker for the detection of low-grade internal inflammation in individuals with atherothrombotic risk factors and proven vascular disease
    Shlomo Berliner
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am Heart J 149:260-7. 2005
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  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic yield of extensive infectious panel testing in acute pericarditis
    Rami Abu Fanne
    Cardiology Department, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiology 119:134-9. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Micro-inflammatory changes in asymptomatic healthy adults during bouts of respiratory tract infections in the community: potential triggers for atherothrombotic events
    Arie Steinvil
    Departments of Internal Medicine D and E, The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 206:270-5. 2009
    ..To explore the possibility that mild inflammatory changes exist in asymptomatic adults during bouts of acute respiratory tract infections in the general population, and may mediate atherothrombotic events...
  19. doi request reprint Exploring the usefulness of inflammation-sensitive biomarkers to reveal potential sex differences in relation to low-grade inflammation in individuals with the metabolic syndrome
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 64239 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Metabolism 57:1221-6. 2008
    ..High-sensitivity CRP does have the capability to reveal these differences...
  20. doi request reprint Time to rheology in acute myocardial infarction: inflammation and erythrocyte aggregation as a consequence and not necessarily as precursors of the disease
    Arie Steinvil
    Departments of Medicine D and E, The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Res Cardiol 99:651-6. 2010
    ..We have presently explored the correlation between the time from symptom onset to the appearance of an inflammatory response and aggregated erythrocytes in the peripheral blood of ACS patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of high sensitivity CRP in patients with diastolic heart failure
    Yoav Michowitz
    The Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 125:347-51. 2008
    ..However, the role of C-reactive protein (CRP) in patients with diastolic HF is not established. We studied the predictive role of high sensitivity CRP (hsCRP) in patients with diastolic HF...
  22. doi request reprint The diagnostic yield of D-Dimer in relation to time from symptom onset in patients evaluated for venous thromboembolism in the emergency medicine department
    Yelena Goldin
    Department of Internal Medicine D, The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 31:1-5. 2011
    ..We suggest not to exclude the eventual presence of acute VTE if quantitative D-Dimer is obtained later than 1 week following the onset of symptoms...
  23. doi request reprint Correlated expression of D-dimer concentrations with thrombotic burden in acute pulmonary embolism
    Yelena Goldin
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 19:153-8. 2008
    ..These findings might have implications regarding the diagnostic yield of D-dimer in patients who are suspected of having an acute pulmonary embolism...
  24. ncbi request reprint Catheter-induced mechanical trauma to fast and slow pathways during radiofrequency ablation of atrioventricular nodal reentry tachycardia: incidence, predictors, and clinical implications
    Ian Topilski
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1233-41. 2007
    ..Data on the incidence and significance of catheter-induced trauma to fast and slow pathways are scarce...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lack of significant effect of low doses of aspirin on the concentrations of C-reactive protein in a group of individuals with atherothrombotic risk factors and vascular events
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D and Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 17:19-22. 2006
    ..The anti-atherothrombotic activity of this drug is probably not mediated through a significant reduction of the concentration of this protein...
  26. doi request reprint Low-grade inflammation in individuals with the hypertriglyceridemic waist phenotype: another feature of the atherogenic dysmetabolism
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D, and the Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Metabolism 58:661-7. 2009
    ..In addition, the HTGW phenotype is relatively prevalent and could be a simple and inexpensive way to single out individuals at risk for future coronary artery disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint Leukocytosis in obese individuals: possible link in patients with unexplained persistent neutrophilia
    Yair Herishanu
    Department of Hematology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Haematol 76:516-20. 2006
    ..In this regard, we aimed to establish an association between obesity and persistent leukocytosis...
  28. doi request reprint Environmental air pollution has decremental effects on pulmonary function test parameters up to one week after exposure
    Arie Steinvil
    Departments of Internal Medicine D and E, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 338:273-9. 2009
    ..This short-term effect has only been studied for up to a few days postexposure. Our objective was to analyze the effect of air pollution on spirometric parameters in varying lag times of up to 1 week from the time of exposure...
  29. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of accessory pathways: a 14 year experience at the Tel Aviv Medical Center in 508 patients
    Bernard Belhassen
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:265-70. 2007
    ..Radiofrequency ablation has been suggested as first-line therapy in the management of accessory pathways. There are limited data on the results of ablation over years of experience...
  30. pmc The association of higher levels of within-normal-limits liver enzymes and the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome
    Arie Steinvil
    Departments of Medicine D and E, The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:30. 2010
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the range of prevalence of MetS in apparently healthy individuals whose liver enzyme concentrations were all within-normal-range...
  31. doi request reprint Significance of reflux of contrast medium into the inferior vena cava on computerized tomographic pulmonary angiogram
    Galit Aviram
    Department of Radiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 109:432-7. 2012
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory bowel disease is not associated with increased intimal media thickening
    Nitsan Maharshak
    Department of Internal Medicine T, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:1050-5. 2007
    ..In this work our aim was to determine whether IBD is a risk factor for increased IMT...
  33. doi request reprint Baseline low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels and outcome in patients with heart failure
    Gideon Charach
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 105:100-4. 2010
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  34. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency prevalence and cardiovascular risk in Israel
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Internal Medicine D and E, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Clin Invest 41:263-8. 2011
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  35. doi request reprint Frequency and correlates of early left ventricular thrombus formation following anterior wall acute myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Yacov Shacham
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 111:667-70. 2013
    ..Early echocardiographic assessment is warranted when admission test results identify at-risk patients...
  36. doi request reprint Mandatory electrocardiographic screening of athletes to reduce their risk for sudden death proven fact or wishful thinking?
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:1291-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if pre-participation screening of athletes with a strategy including resting and exercise electrocardiography (ECG) reduces their risk for sudden death...
  37. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of homocysteine concentrations in patients with retinal vein occlusion versus thrombotic and atherosclerotic disorders
    Anat Kesler
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 19:259-62. 2008
    ..This information is relevant in researching the potential etiopathologic role, if any, of increased homocysteine concentrations in RVO...
  38. ncbi request reprint Clinical and laboratory characteristics of patients with atherothrombotic risk factors presenting with low concentrations of highly sensitive C-reactive protein
    David Zeltser
    Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine D, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 176:297-301. 2004
    ..To clarify whether individuals with low concentrations of highly sensitive C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) are free of atherothrombotic risk factors or low-grade inflammation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Short-term exposure to air pollution and inflammation-sensitive biomarkers
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Medicine D and Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, 64239 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Environ Res 106:51-61. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of short-term exposure to air pollutants on inflammation-sensitive biomarkers in apparently healthy individuals...
  40. ncbi request reprint Benign hereditary leukopenia-neutropenia does not result from lack of low grade inflammation. A new look in the era of microinflammation
    Shlomo Berliner
    Department of Internal Medicine D and Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Blood Cells Mol Dis 34:135-40. 2005
    ..These findings shed more light on the potential mechanisms that are responsible for the low WBCC in this particular ethnic group...
  41. ncbi request reprint Inflammation-related erythrocyte aggregation in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Liaz Zilberman
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Dig Dis Sci 50:677-83. 2005
    ..An enhanced state of erythrocyte adhesiveness/aggregation was noted in the peripheral blood of patients with IBD. This might have a deleterious effect on intestinal microcirculatory flow and tissue oxygenation...
  42. ncbi request reprint Early-mid treatment C-reactive protein level is a prognostic factor in aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Yair Herishanu
    Department of Hematology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur J Haematol 79:150-4. 2007
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  43. doi request reprint Environmental exposure to combustion-derived air pollution is associated with reduced functional capacity in apparently healthy individuals
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman St, 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Res Cardiol 102:583-91. 2013
    ..Our epidemiological data support previous toxicological reports...
  44. doi request reprint Adherence to statins is associated with reduced incidence of idiopathic venous thromboembolism: real-life data from a large healthcare maintenance organisation
    Liane Rabinowich
    Department of Internal Medicince D and E, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Heart 98:1817-21. 2012
    ..Our objective was to investigate the association between the use of statins and incidence of first ever idiopathic VTE...
  45. pmc C-reactive protein serum levels as an early predictor of outcome in patients with pandemic H1N1 influenza A virus infection
    Ofer Zimmerman
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    BMC Infect Dis 10:288. 2010
    ..We retrospectively studied whether the admission serum C-reactive protein (CRP) levels can serve as a predictor of illness severity...
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparison of values of wide-range C-reactive protein to high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in patients undergoing coronary angiography
    Yaron Arbel
    Interventional Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 99:1504-6. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the real-time, online, and low-cost wr-CRP assay is a reasonable alternative to the Behring Dade hs-CRP method in the setting of stable and unstable coronary artery disease...
  47. doi request reprint The effect of ethnic origin on pulmonary prediction equations in a Jewish immigrant population
    Arie Steinvil
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Respir Med 102:919-26. 2008
    ....
  48. pmc Comparison of different anthropometric measurements and inflammatory biomarkers
    Yaron Arbel
    Departments of Cardiology and Internal Medicine D and E, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 62439, Israel
    Int J Inflam 2012:124693. 2012
    ..Conclusion. Most of the common used anthropometric variables are similarly correlated with inflammatory variables. The clinician can choose the variable that he/she finds easiest to use...
  49. ncbi request reprint Glycohaemoglobin as a determinant of increased fibrinogen concentrations and low-grade inflammation in apparently healthy nondiabetic individuals
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 68:182-9. 2008
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  50. ncbi request reprint Values of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in each month of the year in apparently healthy individuals
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D and Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 95:152-5. 2005
    ..No seasonal variation was found in a group of 1,677 apparently healthy patients in whom the presence of clinically evident infection or inflammation was excluded by an appropriate questionnaire...
  51. ncbi request reprint Introducing the wide range C-reactive protein (wr-CRP) into clinical use for the detection of microinflammation
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D and Institute for Special Medical Examinations MALRAM, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Clin Chim Acta 358:151-8. 2005
    ..The determination of low grade inflammation in apparently healthy individuals (microinflammation) has prognostic significance in terms of future vascular events and accelerated atherothrombotic disease...
  52. doi request reprint Workload, control, and social support effects on serum lipids: a longitudinal study among apparently healthy employed adults
    Arie Shirom
    Faculty of Management, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Occup Health Psychol 14:349-64. 2009
    ..The authors suggest that serum lipids may not be a physiological mechanism mediating the effects of the JDC-S model on atherosclerotic diseases...
  53. ncbi request reprint Automated system to detect low-grade underlying inflammatory profile: Gaucher disease as a model
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Blood Cells Mol Dis 34:26-9. 2005
    ..This approach is not disease-specific and can be easily applied to any acute or subacute inflammatory disease/condition...
  54. ncbi request reprint Calcium channel blockers and beta-blockers versus beta-blockers alone for preventing exercise-induced arrhythmias in catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
    Rafael Rosso
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Heart Rhythm 4:1149-54. 2007
    ..However, although beta-blockers prevent exercise-induced ventricular tachycardia (VT), most patients continue to have ventricular ectopy during exercise, and some studies report high mortality rates despite beta-blockade...
  55. ncbi request reprint 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)...
  56. ncbi request reprint The interval between prothrombin time tests and the quality of oral anticoagulants treatment in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation
    Varda Shalev
    Anticoagulant Clinic and Laboratory of Maccabi Health Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Thromb Res 120:201-6. 2007
    ..The incidence of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) can be significantly reduced with warfarin therapy especially if optimally controlled...
  57. doi request reprint H1N1 influenza: initial chest radiographic findings in helping predict patient outcome
    Galit Aviram
    Department of Radiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weitzman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Radiology 255:252-9. 2010
    ..To retrospectively evaluate whether findings on initial chest radiographs of influenza A (H1N1) patients can help predict clinical outcome...
  58. pmc C-reactive protein velocity to distinguish febrile bacterial infections from non-bacterial febrile illnesses in the emergency department
    Yael Paran
    Department of Internal Medicine D, E and H, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weitzman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Crit Care 13:R50. 2009
    ..We hypothesised that measuring the velocity of the biomarker instead of its absolute serum concentration could enhance its ability to differentiate between these two conditions...
  59. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic Brugada syndrome: a cardiac ticking time-bomb?
    Sami Viskin
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Weizman 6, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Europace 9:707-10. 2007
  60. doi request reprint Butyrylcholinesterase interactions with amylin may protect pancreatic cells in metabolic syndrome
    Shani Shenhar-Tsarfaty
    Department of Neurology and Internal Medicine, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Cell Mol Med 15:1747-56. 2011
    ..Taken together, our results suggest that MetS-associated BChE increases could protect pancreatic β-cells in vivo by decreasing the formation of toxic amylin oligomers...
  61. pmc Provocation of sudden heart rate oscillation with adenosine exposes abnormal QT responses in patients with long QT syndrome: a bedside test for diagnosing long QT syndrome
    Sami Viskin
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Weizman 6, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Eur Heart J 27:469-75. 2006
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  62. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of atrioventricular nodal reentry tachycardia: a 14 year experience with 901 patients at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
    Ian Topilski
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:455-9. 2006
    ..Atrioventricular nodal reentry tachycardia is the most frequent cause of regular, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. Radiofrequency ablation of the slow pathway has been recommended as first-line therapy for curing AVNRT...
  63. ncbi request reprint Superiority of a functional leukocyte adhesiveness/aggregation test over the white blood cell count to discriminate between mild and significant inflammatory response in patients with acute bacterial infections
    Ori Rogowski
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Clin Lab Anal 16:187-93. 2002
    ..We raise the possibility that a functional test might be superior over an anatomic count in patients with acute bacterial infection and a significant acute phase response...
  64. doi request reprint Ethyl chloride as an antipruritic agent: a double-blind placebo-controlled prospective study
    Amir Gal-Oz
    Department of Internal Medicine D, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Dermatology 221:373-7. 2010
    ..Ethyl chloride (EC) is usually used as a topical anesthetic spray agent. However, its antipruritic effects have never been studied, to the best of our knowledge...
  65. ncbi request reprint Quantitative flow cytometry of ZAP-70 levels in chronic lymphocytic leukemia using molecules of equivalent soluble fluorochrome
    Sigi Kay
    The Hematology Institute, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 70:218-26. 2006
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  66. ncbi request reprint Teleconsultation for cardiac patients: a comparison between nurses and physicians: the SHL experience in Israel
    Arie Roth
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Telemed J E Health 12:528-34. 2006
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