Y Vardi

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Can low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy improve erectile function? A 6-month follow-up pilot study in patients with organic erectile dysfunction
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus and the Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 58:243-8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint A P300 event related potential technique for assessment of sexually oriented interest
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Urol 176:2736-40. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiological changes in female genital sensation during sexual stimulation
    Ilan Gruenwald
    Rambam Medical Center Neuro urology, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 4:390-4. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Is physical examination required before prescribing hormones to patients with gender dysphoria?
    Yoram Vardi
    Department of Neuro Urology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 5:21-6. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Does low intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy have a physiological effect on erectile function? Short-term results of a randomized, double-blind, sham controlled study
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus, and the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion IIT, Haifa, Israel
    J Urol 187:1769-75. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of corpus cavernosum electromyography
    Y Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Curr Opin Urol 10:635-8. 2000
  7. doi request reprint Cavernosometry: is it a dinosaur?
    Yoram Vardi
    Department of Neuro Urology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 5:760-4. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Penile and systemic endothelial function in men with and without erectile dysfunction
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro Urology Unit and Recanati Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Rambam Health Campus, and Faculty of Medicine, Technion IIT, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 55:979-85. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The status of penile enhancement procedures
    Yoram Vardi
    Neurourology Unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus and Technion Faculty of Medicine, POB 9602, Haifa, Israel
    Curr Opin Urol 19:601-5. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Effect of chronic sildenafil treatment on penile endothelial function: a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study
    Yoram Vardi
    Neurourology Unit, Rambam Medical Center and Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Urol 182:2850-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Can low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy improve erectile function? A 6-month follow-up pilot study in patients with organic erectile dysfunction
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus and the Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 58:243-8. 2010
    ..Low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy (LI-ESWT) is currently under investigation regarding its ability to promote neovascularization in different organs...
  2. ncbi request reprint A P300 event related potential technique for assessment of sexually oriented interest
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Urol 176:2736-40. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint Physiological changes in female genital sensation during sexual stimulation
    Ilan Gruenwald
    Rambam Medical Center Neuro urology, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 4:390-4. 2007
    ..So far genital sensation has been investigated only during a non-excitatory state, and the sensory physiological changes, which occur during the sexual cycle in this region, are still obscured...
  4. doi request reprint Is physical examination required before prescribing hormones to patients with gender dysphoria?
    Yoram Vardi
    Department of Neuro Urology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 5:21-6. 2008
    ..A genital examination can have psychologic effects on a patient, particularly when the source of their sexual medicine complaint is a body part. How necessary is a physical exam before prescribing hormones in cases of gender dsyphoria?..
  5. doi request reprint Does low intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy have a physiological effect on erectile function? Short-term results of a randomized, double-blind, sham controlled study
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus, and the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion IIT, Haifa, Israel
    J Urol 187:1769-75. 2012
    ..We investigated the clinical and physiological effect of low intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy on men with organic erectile dysfunction who are phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor responders...
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of corpus cavernosum electromyography
    Y Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Curr Opin Urol 10:635-8. 2000
    ..This review covers some of the more important research and clinical papers published since its first description in 1989, with a special focus on recent advances in this field...
  7. doi request reprint Cavernosometry: is it a dinosaur?
    Yoram Vardi
    Department of Neuro Urology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 5:760-4. 2008
    ..Is cavernosometry a useful tool in treating men with erectile dysfunction?..
  8. doi request reprint Penile and systemic endothelial function in men with and without erectile dysfunction
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro Urology Unit and Recanati Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Rambam Health Campus, and Faculty of Medicine, Technion IIT, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 55:979-85. 2009
    ..Emerging data show that erectile dysfunction (ED) can precede the symptoms of ischemic heart disease, and this suggests that endothelial dysfunction is the link between these two clinical entities...
  9. doi request reprint The status of penile enhancement procedures
    Yoram Vardi
    Neurourology Unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus and Technion Faculty of Medicine, POB 9602, Haifa, Israel
    Curr Opin Urol 19:601-5. 2009
    ..This fact by itself leads to controversy regarding the true indications for penile enhancement procedures in men without micropenis...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of chronic sildenafil treatment on penile endothelial function: a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study
    Yoram Vardi
    Neurourology Unit, Rambam Medical Center and Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Urol 182:2850-5. 2009
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the effect of daily sildenafil on penile endothelial function...
  11. ncbi request reprint Penile enlargement surgery--fact or illusion?
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro Urology and Male Sexual Dysfunction Unit, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 2:114-5. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of sildenafil citrate (Viagra) on hemodynamic parameters during exercise testing and occurrence of ventricular arrhythmias in patients with erectile dysfunction and cardiovascular disease
    Yoram Vardi
    Department of Neuro Urology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 43:544-51. 2003
    ..Relatively little information exists about sildenafil effects on exercise testing, hemodynamic parameters or on occurrence of ventricular arrhythmias during normal activities in CVD patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint A new clinical method for the assessment of penile endothelial function using the flow mediated dilation with plethysmography technique
    Lior Dayan
    J Recanati Autonomic Dysfunction Center and Sexual Dysfunction and Neuro Urology Unit, Rambam Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Technion IIT Haifa, Israel
    J Urol 173:1268-72. 2005
    ..In the present study we propose a new technique for the evaluation of penile EnF and test its applicability using strain gauge plethysmography...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of sildenafil on middle-aged sexually active males with no erectile complaints: a randomized placebo-controlled double-blind study
    Ilan Gruenwald
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Health Care Campus and the Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 55:969-76. 2009
    ..In clinical practice, we commonly encounter sexually healthy males who use phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitors and report a beneficial effect to their sex life...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does hysterectomy affect genital sensation?
    Lior Lowenstein
    Department of Obstertrics and Gynecology, Rambam Medical Center and Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 119:242-5. 2005
    ..To evaluate vaginal and clitoral sensation before and after hysterectomy and to assess pre- and post-surgery changes in sexual function...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of sildenafil citrate (viagra) on blood pressure in normotensive and hypertensive men
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Urology 59:747-52. 2002
    ..To determine the occurrence of clinically significant decreases in blood pressure (BP) with sildenafil use in normotensive and hypertensive men by means of ambulatory BP monitoring...
  17. ncbi request reprint Positive effect of counseling and dose adjustment in patients with erectile dysfunction who failed treatment with sildenafil
    Ilan Gruenwald
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 50:134-40. 2006
    ..This study examined whether counseling and maximal dosing (100 mg) could achieve better treatment compliance and could possibly improve treatment outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of penile revascularization for erectile dysfunction: a 10-year follow-up
    Y Vardi
    Department of Neuro Urology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Int J Impot Res 16:181-6. 2004
    ..We found that the cure rate of this procedure is maintained and long-term follow-up shows good results, especially in the young nonsmokers...
  19. doi request reprint The p300 event-related potential technique for libido assessment in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder
    Yoram Vardi
    Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 6:1688-95. 2009
    ..Recently, we described such a methodology (event-related potential technique [ERP]) based on recording of p300 electroencephalography (EEG) waves elicited by auditory stimuli during synchronous exposure to erotic films...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in females with multiple sclerosis: quantitative sensory testing
    Ilan Gruenwald
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Mult Scler 13:95-105. 2007
    ..Quantitative sensory testing (QST) has recently been used to assess normal neural function of the female genitalia. In this study we used QST for assessment of the genital neural function of female MS patients...
  21. doi request reprint A critical analysis of penile enhancement procedures for patients with normal penile size: surgical techniques, success, and complications
    Yoram Vardi
    Neuro urology unit, Rambam Medical Center, Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Urol 54:1042-50. 2008
    ..Most men who request surgical penile enhancement have a normal-sized and fully functional penis but visualize their penises as small (psychological dysmorphism)...
  22. doi request reprint Is there a place for conservative treatment in Peyronie's disease?
    Yoram Vardi
    Rambam Medical Center and Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Med 6:903-9. 2009
    ..Peyronie's disease (PD) is a relatively common disorder affecting middle aged men. Conservative nonsurgical treatments include oral, topical, and intra-lesional pharmacotherapies, vacuum stretching, and mechanical traction...
  23. ncbi request reprint Vulvar vestibulitis severity--assessment by sensory and pain testing modalities
    Lior Lowenstein
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Rambam Medical Center, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Faculty of Medicine, P O Box 9602, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Pain 107:47-53. 2004
    ..QST techniques, both threshold and supra-threshold measurements, seem to be capable of discriminating level of severity of this clinical pain syndrome...
  24. doi request reprint Can stronger pelvic muscle floor improve sexual function?
    Lior Lowenstein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Int Urogynecol J 21:553-6. 2010
    ..This study aims to evaluate the association between pelvic floor muscle (PFM) strength and sexual functioning...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is penile enlargement an ethical procedure for patients with a normal-sized penis?
    Yoram Vardi
    Eur Urol 49:609-11. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Clinical biologic pathophysiologies of women's sexual dysfunction
    Rossella Nappi
    University of Pavia, Italy
    J Sex Med 2:4-25. 2005
    ..Data concerning the biologic pathophysiology of desire, arousal, and orgasm in women are limited...
  27. ncbi request reprint Female sexual dysfunction after pelvic surgery: is there a place for nerve-sparing surgery?
    Yoram Vardi
    Eur Urol 50:14-6. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment on: The impact of shock wave therapy at varied energy and dose levels on functional and structural changes in erectile tissue
    Yoram Vardi
    Eur Urol 53:642-3. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint EAU Guidelines on erectile dysfunction: an update
    Eric Wespes
    Hôpital Civil de Charleroi, Hopital Erasme, Urology Department, Boulevard Paul Janson 92, 6000 Charleroi, Belgium
    Eur Urol 49:806-15. 2006
    ..A panel of experts in this field has developed guidelines for the clinical evaluation and treatment based on the review of available scientific information...
  30. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on erectile dysfunction
    Eric Wespes
    Hôpital Civil de Charleroi, Urology Department, Belgium
    Eur Urol 41:1-5. 2002
    ..A panel of experts in this field have developed guidelines for clinical evaluation and treatment based on the review of available scientific information...