J Shemesh

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary calcium by spiral computed tomography predicts cardiovascular events in high-risk hypertensive patients
    Joseph Shemesh
    Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Hypertens 22:605-10. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Accelerated progression of coronary calcification: four-year follow-up in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Joseph Shemesh
    Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute and Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Radiology 233:201-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Coronary calcification compared in patients with acute versus in those with chronic coronary events by using dual-sector spiral CT
    Joseph Shemesh
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Radiology 226:483-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcium measurement with multi-detector row CT and low radiation dose: comparison between 55 and 165 mAs
    Joseph Shemesh
    Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine and Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Radiology 236:810-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Tracking coronary calcification by using dual-section spiral CT: a 3-year follow-up
    J Shemesh
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Radiology 217:461-5. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of spiral computed tomography (dual-slice mode) for the detection of coronary artery calcium in patients with chronic atypical chest pain, in typical angina pectoris, and in asymptomatic subjects with prominent atherosclerotic risk factors
    J Shemesh
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 87:226-8, A9. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic significance of unrecognized systemic hypertension in patients with diabetes mellitus and healed myocardial infarction and/or stable angina pectoris
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 84:294-8. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Advanced mitral annular calcification is associated with severe coronary calcification on fast dual spiral computed tomography
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Invest Radiol 35:193-8. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender paradox in cardiac calcium deposits in middle-aged and elderly patients: mitral annular and coronary calcifications interrelationship
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 52621, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Maturitas 36:35-42. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Calcium channel blocker nifedipine slows down progression of coronary calcification in hypertensive patients compared with diuretics
    M Motro
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Hypertension 37:1410-3. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Coronary calcium by spiral computed tomography predicts cardiovascular events in high-risk hypertensive patients
    Joseph Shemesh
    Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Hypertens 22:605-10. 2004
    ..We aimed to investigate the hypothesis that CAC as assessed by dual slice spiral computed tomography (DSCT), is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular events in hypertensive patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Accelerated progression of coronary calcification: four-year follow-up in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Joseph Shemesh
    Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute and Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Radiology 233:201-9. 2004
    ..To prospectively assess the 4-year progression rate of coronary artery calcium (CAC) in patients with clinically stable coronary artery disease (CAD) with multi-detector row computed tomography (CT)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Coronary calcification compared in patients with acute versus in those with chronic coronary events by using dual-sector spiral CT
    Joseph Shemesh
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Radiology 226:483-8. 2003
    ..To compare underlying calcific atherosclerotic lesions in acute versus chronic coronary events in patients with hypertension by using dual-sector spiral computed tomography (CT)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcium measurement with multi-detector row CT and low radiation dose: comparison between 55 and 165 mAs
    Joseph Shemesh
    Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine and Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Radiology 236:810-4. 2005
    ..To prospectively compare the results of coronary artery calcium (CAC) measurements obtained with 55- and 165-mAs electrocardiographically gated multi-detector row computed tomography (CT)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tracking coronary calcification by using dual-section spiral CT: a 3-year follow-up
    J Shemesh
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Radiology 217:461-5. 2000
    ..To investigate the accuracy of dual-section spiral computed tomography (CT) in tracking the progression of coronary calcification, as measured during a 3-year follow-up...
  6. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of spiral computed tomography (dual-slice mode) for the detection of coronary artery calcium in patients with chronic atypical chest pain, in typical angina pectoris, and in asymptomatic subjects with prominent atherosclerotic risk factors
    J Shemesh
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 87:226-8, A9. 2001
    ..The highest prevalence of coronary calcium was in men with angina pectoris (89%), whereas it was not detected in 48% of men and 56% of women with atypical chest pain...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic significance of unrecognized systemic hypertension in patients with diabetes mellitus and healed myocardial infarction and/or stable angina pectoris
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 84:294-8. 1999
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  8. ncbi request reprint Advanced mitral annular calcification is associated with severe coronary calcification on fast dual spiral computed tomography
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Invest Radiol 35:193-8. 2000
    ..The goal of the present study was to investigate whether an association between MAC and coronary calcification (CC) exists in hypertensive patients with increased cardiovascular risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender paradox in cardiac calcium deposits in middle-aged and elderly patients: mitral annular and coronary calcifications interrelationship
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, 52621, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Maturitas 36:35-42. 2000
    ..The goal of this work was to investigate gender influences on interrelationship between MAC and coronary calcifications (CC) in the same population of middle-aged and elderly patients with increased cardiovascular risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Calcium channel blocker nifedipine slows down progression of coronary calcification in hypertensive patients compared with diuretics
    M Motro
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Hypertension 37:1410-3. 2001
    ..14), and significant during the third year (40% versus 78%, respectively, P=0.02). The results point to a slower progression of coronary calcification in hypertensive patients on nifedipine once daily versus co-amilozide...
  11. ncbi request reprint Intermediate but not low doses of aspirin can suppress angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced cough
    A Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute and the Department of Internal Medicine D, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Hypertens 13:776-82. 2000
    ..These findings propose a new alternative therapeutic approach for patients with ACEI-related cough, especially those in whom ACEI treatment seems to be essential...
  12. ncbi request reprint Coronary benefits of calcium antagonist therapy for patients with hypertension
    M Motro
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Curr Opin Cardiol 16:349-55. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular calcifications after radiation therapy for Hodgkin lymphoma: computed tomography detection and clinical correlation
    Sara Apter
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 17:145-51. 2006
    ..To study cardiovascular calcifications, detected by computed tomography, in patients following mediastinal radiation for Hodgkin lymphoma, and correlate them with clinical findings...
  14. ncbi request reprint Frequency of coronary artery calcification on low-dose computed tomography screening for lung cancer
    Joseph Shemesh
    Department of Cardiology, The Grace Ballas Cardiac Research Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Imaging 30:181-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency of coronary artery calcification (CAC) in high-risk people undergoing computed tomography (CT) screening for lung cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of helical computed tomography in detection of mitral annular calcification as a marker of coronary artery disease
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 101:371-6. 2005
    ..The goal of the present work was to investigate whether helical CT can determine the presence of MAC and to clarify its possible association with coronary artery disease (CAD) in elderly patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Calcification of the thoracic aorta by spiral computed tomography among hypertensive patients: associations and risk of ischemic cerebrovascular events
    David Tanne
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 120:32-7. 2007
    ..Calcium is often deposited in the aorta, but the associations and clinical implications of calcification of the aorta have not yet been elucidated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Coronary and aortic calcifications inter-relationship in stable angina pectoris: A Coronary Disease Trial Investigating Outcome with Nifedipine GITS (ACTION)--Israeli spiral computed tomography substudy
    Alon Eisen
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Department of Neurology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:277-80. 2007
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  18. ncbi request reprint Spiral computed tomography evidence of close correlation between coronary and thoracic aorta calcifications
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Atherosclerosis 176:133-8. 2004
    ..26-5.08, P = 0.006) were identified as independent variables for the prediction of thoracic aorta calcification. Conclusions: Our study demonstrated a strong association of CC and calcification of the thoracic aorta on spiral CT...
  19. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve calcification in hypertensive patients: prevalence, risk factors and association with transvalvular flow velocity
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 94:7-13. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve calcium on spiral computed tomography is associated with calcification of the thoracic aorta in hypertensive patients
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 89:632-5. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint Combined coronary and mitral annulus calcium detection in the non-invasive diagnosis of coronary artery disease in patients with systemic hypertension
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 13:113-7. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Association of mitral annular calcium on spiral computed tomography (dual-slice mode) with thoracic aorta calcium in patients with systemic hypertension
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 89:1420-2. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve calcium on spiral computed tomography (dual slice mode) is associated with advanced coronary calcium in hypertensive patients
    Yehuda Adler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 13:209-13. 2002
    ..The goal of the present study was to determine whether an association exists between the presence of AVC and coronary calcium (CC) in high-risk hypertensive patients as detected by spiral computed tomography (dual slice mode) (DHCT)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Accelerated coronary artery calcification in mildly reduced renal function of high-risk hypertensives: a 3-year prospective observation
    Michael Bursztyn
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Hypertens 21:1953-9. 2003
    ..To examine the effect of mild renal dysfunction on coronary artery calcifications...
  25. doi request reprint Calcification of the thoracic aorta as detected by spiral computed tomography among stable angina pectoris patients: association with cardiovascular events and death
    Alon Eisen
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Talpiot Medical Leadership Program, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Circulation 118:1328-34. 2008
    ..The goal of the present study was to assess whether thoracic aorta calcification is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events and death in patients with stable angina pectoris...
  26. ncbi request reprint Coronary computed tomography: choosing the right patient for the right clinical entity
    Eli Konen
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:464-6. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Tracking coronary calcification and atherosclerotic lesions in patients with stable angina pectoris undergoing nifedipine therapy
    Michael Motro
    Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiology 107:165-71. 2007
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  28. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies to cardiolipin and beta-2-glycoprotein-I in coronary artery disease patients with and without hypertension
    Yaniv Sherer
    Department of Medicine B and Center of Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiology 97:2-5. 2002
    ..Elevated levels of both antibodies have been reported in hypertension. Nonetheless, there are no data regarding an association between these autoantibodies and hypertension in coronary artery disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and anatomical patterns of intramuscular coronary arteries: a coronary computed tomography angiographic study
    Eli Konen
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:587-93. 2007
    ..This study sought to report prevalence and radiologic patterns of intramuscular coronary arteries (myocardial bridging) on coronary computed tomographic angiography (CCTA)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of bezafibrate on incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in obese patients
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Eur Heart J 26:2032-8. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of fibric acid derivative bezafibrate on incidence of type 2 diabetes in obese patients over a median 6.3 years follow-up period...
  31. pmc Does the lipid-lowering peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors ligand bezafibrate prevent colon cancer in patients with coronary artery disease?
    Alexander Tenenbaum
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:18. 2008
    ..Therefore, we proposed to investigate a possible preventive effect of bezafibrate on the development of colon cancer in patients with coronary artery disease during a 6-year follow-up...