Eyal Itshayek

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Paradigm shift in the management of metastatic epidural spinal cord compression: the importance of preserving ambulation]
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital
    Harefuah 152:718-9, 752. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Vertebral augmentation in the treatment of vertebral compression fractures: review and new insights from recent studies
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Post Office Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:786-91. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Stiletto stabbing: penetrating injury to the hypothalamus with hyperacute diabetes insipidus
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 112:924-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Emergent stent-assisted angioplasty of extracranial internal carotid artery and intracranial stent-based thrombectomy in acute tandem occlusive disease: technical considerations
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:440-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Preliminary experience with the use of self-expanding stent as a thrombectomy device in ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurol Res 33:214-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Preliminary experience with the use of self-expanding stent as a thrombectomy device in ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurol Res 33:439-43. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Spinal meningioma becoming symptomatic in the third trimester of pregnancy
    Stylianos Pikis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1797-9. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Excellent rates of recanalization and good functional outcome after stent-based thrombectomy for acute middle cerebral artery occlusion. Is it time for a paradigm shift?
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1219-23. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Cauda equina syndrome after spinal epidural steroid injection into an unrecognized paraganglioma
    Stylianos Pikis
    Departments of Neurosurgery Radiology Pathology Anesthesiology Orthopedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin J Pain 29:e39-41. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The use of flow diverter stents in the management of traumatic vertebral artery dissections
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:731-4. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Paradigm shift in the management of metastatic epidural spinal cord compression: the importance of preserving ambulation]
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital
    Harefuah 152:718-9, 752. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Vertebral augmentation in the treatment of vertebral compression fractures: review and new insights from recent studies
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Post Office Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:786-91. 2012
    ..We review recent studies in the extensive literature on vertebral augmentation, with the goal of clarifying some of the controversy surrounding these procedures...
  3. doi request reprint Stiletto stabbing: penetrating injury to the hypothalamus with hyperacute diabetes insipidus
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 112:924-6. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Emergent stent-assisted angioplasty of extracranial internal carotid artery and intracranial stent-based thrombectomy in acute tandem occlusive disease: technical considerations
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurointerv Surg 5:440-6. 2013
    ..This study describes experience with stent-assisted endovascular ICA revascularization and stent-based thrombectomy...
  5. doi request reprint Preliminary experience with the use of self-expanding stent as a thrombectomy device in ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurol Res 33:214-9. 2011
    ..We present our experience using a self-expanding stent to achieve a transient bypass, and then as a thrombectomy device, with no permanent stent implantation, in acute stroke...
  6. doi request reprint Preliminary experience with the use of self-expanding stent as a thrombectomy device in ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurol Res 33:439-43. 2011
    ..We present our experience using a self-expanding stent to achieve transient bypass, and then as a thrombectomy device, with no permanent stent implantation, in acute stroke...
  7. ncbi request reprint Spinal meningioma becoming symptomatic in the third trimester of pregnancy
    Stylianos Pikis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1797-9. 2013
    ..A high index of suspicion and thorough history and physical examination to identify red flags should be performed in patients with neurological symptoms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Excellent rates of recanalization and good functional outcome after stent-based thrombectomy for acute middle cerebral artery occlusion. Is it time for a paradigm shift?
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1219-23. 2013
    ..If validated by other groups, endovascular treatment may be proposed as the therapy of choice for MCA occlusion...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cauda equina syndrome after spinal epidural steroid injection into an unrecognized paraganglioma
    Stylianos Pikis
    Departments of Neurosurgery Radiology Pathology Anesthesiology Orthopedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin J Pain 29:e39-41. 2013
    ..We report a rare case of cauda equina syndrome after spinal epidural injection that inadvertently penetrated an unrecognized spinal paraganglioma...
  10. doi request reprint The use of flow diverter stents in the management of traumatic vertebral artery dissections
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:731-4. 2013
    ..We describe the novel use of a flow diverter for the management of an occlusive traumatic vertebral artery dissection. Diverter implantation allowed subsequent angioplasty...
  11. doi request reprint Adjuvant use of self-expanding stents in acute atherothrombotic vertebrobasilar occlusions
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:597-601. 2013
    ..This technique allows early revascularization (transient endovascular bypass) and permits a clear definition of the underlying plaque, a crucial step for a safe angioplasty...
  12. doi request reprint Cerebral sinodural thrombosis following minor head injury in children
    Stylianos Pikis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:481-4. 2013
    ..Anticoagulation has generally been reserved for patients suffering from severe symptoms, for those who deteriorate neurologically during observation, and for those who suffer from a concomitant prothrombotic disorder...
  13. doi request reprint Life-threatening neurovascular injuries associated with recreational use of "banana" boats
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1323-5. 2012
    ..Boat operators, passengers, and the medical personnel who are first to see these patients should be aware of the risk of arterial dissection to facilitate early detection of these potentially life-threatening injuries...
  14. doi request reprint The use of telescoped flow diverters as an endovascular bypass in the management of symptomatic chronic carotid occlusion
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1026-8. 2012
    ..The optimal application of these devices will continue to be defined as clinical experience evolves...
  15. doi request reprint Recanalization with stent-based mechanical thrombectomy in anterior circulation major ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:39-43. 2012
    ..The modified Rankin Scale scores were 0 to 2 in 15 patients (88.2%) and 3 in one patient (5.9%) at 1 month. In our preliminary experience, rapid stent-based mechanical thrombectomy has had unprecedented success...
  16. doi request reprint State-of-the-art reperfusion strategies for acute ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Hadassah Medical Organization, Kiryat Hadassah, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 18:319-23. 2011
    ..Recent results suggest that MMRT results in higher chances for both recanalization of the occluded artery and reperfusion of the ischemic tissue...
  17. doi request reprint Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system due to chronic hemorrhage from a giant invasive prolactinoma
    Jacob Steinberg
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:1032-4. 2013
    ..This report demonstrates that superficial siderosis can be caused by pituitary apoplexy...
  18. doi request reprint Stent-based mechanical thrombectomy in acute basilar artery occlusion
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, P O Box 12, 000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 18:1718-20. 2011
    ..Advantages and limitations of this technique in the management of ABAO are discussed. The stent-thrombectomy technique is promising, and will need further evaluation in posterior circulation stroke...
  19. doi request reprint Successful endovascular treatment of a growing megadolichoectasic vertebrobasilar artery aneurysm by flow diversion using the "diverter-in-stent" technique
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:166-70. 2012
    ..The successful clinical and angiographic results observed in our case of giant dolichoectasic vertebrobasilar aneurysm contribute to the literature on giant aneurysms treated by means of flow diversion...
  20. doi request reprint Single-center experience on endovascular reconstruction of traumatic internal carotid artery dissections
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:216-21. 2012
    ..Traumatic internal carotid artery dissection (CAD) has a potentially grave outcome. Anticoagulant therapy may be ineffective or contraindicated; surgery impractical. We present our experience with endovascular stenting in CAD patients...
  21. doi request reprint Postembolization perianeurysmal edema as a cause of uncinate seizures
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:474-6. 2012
    ..This report contributes to the growing evidence on adverse post-coiling inflammatory reactions, and specifically on perianeurysmal edema...
  22. doi request reprint Pediatric perimedullary arteriovenous fistula of the conus medullaris supplied by the artery of Desproges-Gotteron
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 11:426-30. 2013
    ..The artery of Desproges-Gotteron appears to be a rare arterial variation. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first pediatric case of a conal AVF supplied by this artery...
  23. doi request reprint Symptomatic facet cysts of the subaxial cervical spine
    Stylianos Pikis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:928-32. 2013
    ..Intraspinal, extradural, cervical spinal cysts should be considered as part of the differential diagnosis in patients presenting with clinical signs of cervical radiculopathy or myelopathy...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical relevance of negative initial angiogram in spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Samuel Moscovici
    Depatment of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurol Res 35:117-22. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Selective thrombolysis performed through meningo-ophthalmic artery in central retinal artery occlusion
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:462-4. 2012
    ..In addition, it illustrates the successful use of the meningo-ophthalmic artery to perform selective intraarterial thrombolysis for CRAO...
  26. doi request reprint Balloon-guided navigation technique to perform stenting in an acutely angled anterior cerebral artery
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:452-4. 2012
    ..We present our technique using a support balloon to facilitate guidewire engagement and navigation of A2, and to assist with microcatheterization in this unfavorable vascular anatomy...
  27. doi request reprint Stent for temporary endovascular bypass and thrombectomy in major ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 18:369-73. 2011
    ..This approach allowed rapid endovascular revascularization and thrombectomy, without permanent stent implant. Stent-based thrombectomy devices may become a valuable tool in the management of acute ischemic stroke...
  28. ncbi request reprint Delayed complications after flow-diverter stenting: reactive in-stent stenosis and creeping stents
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel Department of Radiology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 21:1116-22. 2014
    ..The stenosis is usually asymptomatic; however, close clinical and angiographic monitoring is mandatory for individualized management...
  29. doi request reprint Intradural lumbar varix resembling a tumor: case report of a magnetic resonance imaging-based diagnosis
    Iddo Paldor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E864-6. 2010
    ..Review the presentation and diagnosis of a lumbar intradural varix...
  30. ncbi request reprint Delayed posttraumatic acute subdural hematoma in elderly patients on anticoagulation
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Kiryat Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurosurgery 58:E851-6; discussion E851-6. 2006
    ..To discuss delayed acute subdural hematoma (DASH), a relatively neglected entity, and to emphasize the potentially elevated risk for DASH among elderly, anticoagulated mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients...
  31. doi request reprint Robot-assisted vertebral body augmentation: a radiation reduction tool
    Yair Barzilay
    Departments of Orthopedic Surgery Radiology and Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:153-7. 2014
    ..Retrospective...
  32. doi request reprint Acute pseudotumoral hemicerebellitis: diagnosis and neurosurgical considerations of a rare entity
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel Department of Endovascular Neurosurgery and Interventional Neuroradiology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 21:337-9. 2014
    ..We present a 17-year-old girl with pseudotumoral hemicerebellitis, review the available literature, and discuss the diagnosis and therapeutic dilemma from the neurosurgical perspective. ..
  33. doi request reprint Isolated cortical vein thrombosis: a rare cause of venous stroke with good prognosis after timely diagnosis and treatment
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Neurol Res 35:127-30. 2013
    ..It may thus be easily missed due to its non-specific clinical presentation and confounding radiological findings, which may lead to a delay in appropriate diagnosis and treatment...
  34. doi request reprint Endovascular management of sigmoid sinus dural arteriovenous fistula associated with sinus stenosis in an infant
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:168-70. 2013
    ..Radiation exposure should be restricted as far as possible. This report contributes to the limited body of evidence on neonatal DAVF and its endovascular management...
  35. doi request reprint The advantages of balloon assistance in endovascular embolization of spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 20:141-3. 2013
    ..Use of this technique as a first option reduces procedure time and radiation exposure. A limiting factor is the need for a relatively large working channel to allow the combined use of a balloon and a microcatheter...
  36. doi request reprint Ventriculoperitoneal shunt for intracranial hypertension in cryptococcal meningitis without hydrocephalus
    Panayota Petrou
    Department of Neurology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:1175-6. 2012
    ..We report uncontrollable intracranial hypertension without hydrocephalus in a 23-year-old woman, which was successfully managed by VP shunt placement...
  37. doi request reprint Endovascular management of postoperative pseudoaneurysms of the external carotid artery
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem, 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:649-54. 2012
    ..Endovascular therapy proved to be safe and effective in the management of postoperative pseudoaneurysms. Surgeons involved in the craniomaxillofacial procedures should be aware of this complication and its management...
  38. doi request reprint Balloon-assisted looping technique to perform carotid artery stenting
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 18:1538-40. 2011
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Assessment of a noninvasive cerebral oxygenation monitor in patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Guy Rosenthal
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel and
    J Neurosurg 120:901-7. 2014
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Intradural extramedullary hemangiopericytoma of the thoracic spine infiltrating a nerve root: a case report and literature review
    Samuel Moscovici
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E1534-9. 2011
    ..Review the presentation and diagnosis of an intradural extramedullary hemangiopericytoma of the thoracic spine...
  41. doi request reprint Selective endovascular embolization for refractory idiopathic epistaxis is a safe and effective therapeutic option: technique, complications, and outcomes
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:687-90. 2012
    ..2±3.4 days after embolization. Average follow-up after discharge was 21.3±25.7 months. Superselective endovascular embolization proved safe and effective in controlling idiopathic epistaxis, refractory to other maneuvers...
  42. doi request reprint A reappraisal of the common carotid artery as an access site in interventional procedures for acute stroke therapies
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Neurosci 19:323-6. 2012
    ..Endovascular neurosurgeons should be familiar with percutaneous carotid artery access to provide comprehensive endovascular care to the growing subset of patients with complex vascular anatomy...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cavernous hemangioma of the third cranial nerve: case report
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurosurgery 61:E653; discussion E653. 2007
    ..The authors report a rare case of a cavernous hemangioma (CH) involving the third cranial nerve...
  44. doi request reprint Pharyngo-occipital artery variant arising proximal to occluded internal carotid artery: the risk of an unnecessary endarterectomy
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel Department of Radiology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 21:529-31. 2014
    ..Awareness of these variants will allow a more precise diagnosis, and more appropriate management of patients with carotid artery disease. ..
  45. doi request reprint Thoracic elongation in type III osteogenesis imperfecta patients with thoracic insufficiency syndrome
    Leon Kaplan
    Spine Unit, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E94-100. 2013
    ..Prospective patient series...
  46. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous thrombosis of cerebral aneurysms presenting with ischemic stroke
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel Department of Radiology, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Neurol Sci 254:95-8. 2007
    ..We present documented cases of this unusual entity and review the literature...
  47. doi request reprint Decompressive hemicraniectomy improves outcome in patients with failed arterial recanalization after acute carotid artery occlusion
    David Arkadir
    Department of Neurology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurol Res 32:1077-82. 2010
    ..Decompressive hemicraniectomy reduces morbidity and mortality in patients with large hemispheric stroke. However, its role in patients that underwent failed endovascular reperfusion remains unknown...
  48. doi request reprint X-microstenting and transmesh coiling in the management of wide-necked tent-like anterior communicating artery aneurysms
    Jose E Cohen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, P O Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel Department of Endovascular Neurosurgery and Interventional Neuroradiology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 21:664-7. 2014
    ..The addition of a low-profile stent into the neurointerventional armamentarium will substantially enhance our capability to treat previously uncoilable tent-like AcomA aneurysms. ..
  49. ncbi request reprint Timing of surgery and radiotherapy in the management of metastatic spine disease: a systematic review
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Oncol 36:533-44. 2010
    ....