Wisam Khoury

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transanal endoscopic microsurgery for upper rectal tumors
    Wisam Khoury
    Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus, 8th Ha alia St, Haifa, Israel
    Surg Endosc 28:2066-71. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of the clinical usefulness of imaging modalities in identifying postoperative upper gastrointestinal tract leaks requiring reoperation
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:328-32. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Missed inadvertent gastrointestinal injuries during abdominal operations: characteristics, diagnosis, and treatment
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am Surg 78:46-50. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Abdominal computed tomography for diagnosing postoperative lower gastrointestinal tract leaks
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of Surgery B, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1454-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The hemodynamic effects of CO2-induced pressure on the kidney in an isolated perfused rat kidney model
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:573-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Repeated transanal endoscopic microsurgery is feasible and safe
    Wisam Khoury
    Colorectal Surgery Unit, Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:216-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Mannitol attenuates kidney damage induced by xanthine oxidase-associated pancreas ischemia-reperfusion
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Surg Res 160:163-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Renal oxidative stress following CO2 pneumoperitoneum-like conditions
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Surg Endosc 23:776-82. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Oxidants as important determinants of renal apoptosis during pneumoperitoneum: a study in an isolated perfused rat kidney model
    Wisam Khoury
    Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus and Bruce Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Surg Endosc 26:1417-24. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic fluconazole does not improve outcome in patients with purulent and fecal peritonitis due to lower gastrointestinal perforation
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Am Surg 76:197-202. 2010

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Transanal endoscopic microsurgery for upper rectal tumors
    Wisam Khoury
    Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus, 8th Ha alia St, Haifa, Israel
    Surg Endosc 28:2066-71. 2014
    ..Compared with traditional rectal resection, transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) is faster and safer. This retrospective study sought to assess the efficacy of TEM for lesions located in the upper rectum, ≥10 cm from the anal verge...
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of the clinical usefulness of imaging modalities in identifying postoperative upper gastrointestinal tract leaks requiring reoperation
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:328-32. 2012
    ..To assess the usefulness of imaging modalities in the diagnosis and determination of whether postoperative upper gastrointestinal tract leak (UGITL) requires operative intervention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Missed inadvertent gastrointestinal injuries during abdominal operations: characteristics, diagnosis, and treatment
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am Surg 78:46-50. 2012
    ..Careful selection of patients and type of surgery in addition to awareness of this rare complication may decrease the frequency of missed IGITI, lead to earlier diagnosis, and possibly improve outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Abdominal computed tomography for diagnosing postoperative lower gastrointestinal tract leaks
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of Surgery B, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1454-8. 2009
    ..The accuracy and sensitivity of CT for diagnosing a leak from a hollow viscous or anastomotic bowel leakage are still not well established. This retrospective study was conducted in order to define the role of CT in this setting...
  5. doi request reprint The hemodynamic effects of CO2-induced pressure on the kidney in an isolated perfused rat kidney model
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:573-8. 2008
    ..Variable mechanisms were suggested to mediate the changes in renal hemodynamics during pneumoperitoneum. To assess whether it can be pressure dependent only, we conduct a study in an isolated, pressurized, and perfused organ model...
  6. doi request reprint Repeated transanal endoscopic microsurgery is feasible and safe
    Wisam Khoury
    Colorectal Surgery Unit, Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:216-9. 2013
    ..The benefits of transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) for the excision of benign and low-grade malignant lesions in the low and middle rectum are well recognized. This study examined the feasibility and safety of a repeated TEM procedure...
  7. doi request reprint Mannitol attenuates kidney damage induced by xanthine oxidase-associated pancreas ischemia-reperfusion
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Surg Res 160:163-8. 2010
    ..It may be propagated by xanthine oxidase (XO)-generated oxidant stress. We investigated whether pancreas IR directly and acutely induces renal dysfunction and if this outcome could be prevented by mannitol...
  8. doi request reprint Renal oxidative stress following CO2 pneumoperitoneum-like conditions
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Surg Endosc 23:776-82. 2009
    ..We investigated the possibility that PNP-associated renal damage is pressure dependent, and that oxidative stress is thereby involved...
  9. doi request reprint Oxidants as important determinants of renal apoptosis during pneumoperitoneum: a study in an isolated perfused rat kidney model
    Wisam Khoury
    Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus and Bruce Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Surg Endosc 26:1417-24. 2012
    ..Whether oxidants are responsible for renal structural damage, such as cell apoptosis, has not yet been evaluated. We investigated such eventuality in an isolated rat kidney model...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic fluconazole does not improve outcome in patients with purulent and fecal peritonitis due to lower gastrointestinal perforation
    Wisam Khoury
    Division of General Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Am Surg 76:197-202. 2010
    ..5%, and 58% vs 35%, respectively). Empiric fluconazole in patients with peritonitis associated with LGIT perforation did not improve patients' outcome compared with those without empiric treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Changes in end-tidal carbon dioxide due to gastric perforation during pneumoperitoneum in the rat
    Oleg Dolkart
    Pre clinical Research laboratory, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 14:747-51. 2012
    ..Gastrointestinal trauma may occur during the peritoneal insufflation or during the operative phase itself. Early diagnosis of these injuries is critical...
  12. ncbi request reprint Inhaled nitric oxide improves pulmonary functions following massive pulmonary embolism: a report of four patients and review of the literature
    Oded Szold
    Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Lung 184:1-5. 2006
    ..Inhaled NO may be useful in treating acute massive pulmonary embolism. This potential application warrants further investigation...
  13. doi request reprint Effects of methylene blue and volatile anesthetics on survival in a murine hemorrhage resuscitation model
    Boris Aptekman
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Trauma 69:1433-40; discussion 1440-1. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Intrasplenic preconditioning: a model for the study of xenostimuli accommodation
    Roman Telpner
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Surg Res 168:135-42. 2011
    ..Endothelial resistance to HAR, termed "accommodation," an active protection of graft endothelium, may be achieved by previous stimulation of endothelial cells by discordant xenoantibodies...
  15. doi request reprint Transanal endoscopic microsurgery for the resection of submucosal and retrorectal tumors
    Simon Daniel Duek
    Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus, Bruce Rappaport Medical School, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 23:66-8. 2013
    ..The procedure is particularly challenging for submucosal and retrorectal lesions, as the tumor margins are not well defined...
  16. doi request reprint Transanal endoscopic microsurgery: also for the treatment of retrorectal tumors
    Simon Daniel Duek
    Colorectal Surgery Unit, Department of General Surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus, Bruce Rappaport Medical School, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 23:28-31. 2014
    ..Early and late postoperative outcomes are presented. TEM for retrorectal lesions appears to be a feasible and safe approach. A remarkably low morbidity favors TEM in selected patients...
  17. doi request reprint Renal apoptosis following carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum in a rat model
    Wisam Khoury
    Department of Surgery B and Transplantation Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Urol 180:1554-8. 2008
    ..We investigated the effects of CO(2) induced pneumoperitoneum on kidney function, as reflected by blood and urine creatinine levels, and its relation with renal cell apoptosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Glucose control by insulin for critically ill surgical patients
    Wisam Khoury
    Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Department of Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    J Trauma 57:1132-8. 2004