Yossi Smorgick

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Discitis and isthmic spondylolisthesis: a case report
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop B 17:39-41. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Hysteroscopic management of retained products of conception: meta-analysis and literature review
    Noam Smorgick
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 173:19-22. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The increasing use of robot-assisted approach for hysterectomy results in decreasing rates of abdominal hysterectomy and traditional laparoscopic hysterectomy
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Michigan Health System, L4100 Women s Hospital, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 289:101-5. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Hidden blood loss during posterior spine fusion surgery
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, 3535 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Spine J 13:877-81. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 minimally invasive routes for hysterectomy of large uteri
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Health Center, Ann Arbor, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 122:128-31. 2013
  6. pmc Single- versus multilevel fusion for single-level degenerative spondylolisthesis and multilevel lumbar stenosis: four-year results of the spine patient outcomes research trial
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:797-805. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of pain syndromes, mood conditions, and asthma in adolescents and young women with endometriosis
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 26:171-5. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of back pain in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis surgical candidates
    Yossi Smorgick
    The Spine Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:289-92. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for postoperative urinary retention after laparoscopic and robotic hysterectomy for benign indications
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Health Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:581-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Spinal cord position in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:500-3. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Discitis and isthmic spondylolisthesis: a case report
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop B 17:39-41. 2008
    ..In conclusion, isthmic spondylolisthesis and disc space height infection might coexist. Nonoperative treatment will usually result in spontaneous fusion and the complete relief of symptoms...
  2. doi request reprint Hysteroscopic management of retained products of conception: meta-analysis and literature review
    Noam Smorgick
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 173:19-22. 2014
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis is to examine the current evidence regarding the use of hysteroscopy for treatment of RPOC...
  3. doi request reprint The increasing use of robot-assisted approach for hysterectomy results in decreasing rates of abdominal hysterectomy and traditional laparoscopic hysterectomy
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Michigan Health System, L4100 Women s Hospital, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 289:101-5. 2014
    ..To compare the frequency of minimally invasive surgical approach to hysterectomy between two time periods, during which the use of the robotic technique has rapidly increased...
  4. doi request reprint Hidden blood loss during posterior spine fusion surgery
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, 3535 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Spine J 13:877-81. 2013
    ..This ignores the "hidden" blood loss that was found to be significant in other fields of surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 minimally invasive routes for hysterectomy of large uteri
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Health Center, Ann Arbor, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 122:128-31. 2013
    ..To compare the perioperative outcomes associated with 2 minimally invasive surgical routes for the hysterectomy of large fibroid uteri...
  6. pmc Single- versus multilevel fusion for single-level degenerative spondylolisthesis and multilevel lumbar stenosis: four-year results of the spine patient outcomes research trial
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:797-805. 2013
    ..A subanalysis study...
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of pain syndromes, mood conditions, and asthma in adolescents and young women with endometriosis
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 26:171-5. 2013
    ..This study aims to describe the occurrence of pain syndromes, mood conditions, and asthma in adolescents and young women with endometriosis evaluated at our medical center...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of back pain in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis surgical candidates
    Yossi Smorgick
    The Spine Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:289-92. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for postoperative urinary retention after laparoscopic and robotic hysterectomy for benign indications
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Health Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:581-6. 2012
    ..To estimate the occurrence of postoperative urinary retention after traditional laparoscopic and robotic hysterectomy...
  10. doi request reprint Spinal cord position in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:500-3. 2012
    ..Although several authors assumed that the spinal cord hugs the concave pedicles when the spinal deformity is scoliosis, the position of spinal cord in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) has not been studied in depth...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Adnexal masses: understanding and management]
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Harefuah 147:49-52, 94. 2008
    ..This review discusses the evaluation, differential diagnosis, and general approach to adnexal masses, and proposes a management flow chart...
  12. doi request reprint The clinical characteristics and sonographic findings of maternal ovarian torsion in pregnancy
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 92:1983-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the incidence, risk factors, and sonographic findings of maternal ovarian torsion in pregnancy...
  13. doi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of pediatric vaginal and genital tract abnormalities by small diameter hysteroscope
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1506-8. 2009
    ..The vaginal speculum can be safely and efficaciously replaced by the less traumatic small diameter continuous flow hysteroscopic vaginoscopy for diagnosis and treatment of genital tract lesion in children and adolescents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic treatment of intra-amniotic infection with Ureaplasma urealyticum. A case report and literature review
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:90-3. 2007
    ..Ureaplasma urealyticum is the most common pathogen cultured from the amniotic cavity of women with preterm labor and intact membranes. However, experience with antibiotic eradication of the pathogen in this setting is limited...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prenatal thrombosis of the inferior vena cava and the renal veins
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Prenat Diagn 27:603-7. 2007
    ..This manuscript discusses the clinical presentation, diagnosis, pathophysiology and possible etiologies of prenatal thrombosis of the inferior vena cava and renal veins...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Treatment for Pott's disease with neurological complication]
    Erez Avisar
    Department of Orthopedic Surery, Spine Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Harefuah 150:480-3, 489, 488. 2011
    ..This conservative approach may improve the patients' neurological status while avoiding the morbidity and mortality of surgical treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Failure of the Wallis interspinous implant to lower the incidence of recurrent lumbar disc herniations in patients undergoing primary disc excision
    Yizhar Floman
    Israel Spine Center at Assuta Hospital, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Spinal Disord Tech 20:337-41. 2007
    ..We report our short-term experience with the use of the Wallis device in the management of patients with lumbar disc herniation undergoing primary disc excision...
  18. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus as a risk factor for the development of lumbar spinal stenosis
    Yoram Anekstein
    Spine Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:16-20. 2010
    ..Certain skeletal changes are more prevalent in diabetic patients than in non-diabetic individuals. A possible association of diabetes mellitus and lumbar spinal stenosis has been raised...
  19. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and safety of thoracic pedicle screw placement in spinal deformities
    Yossi Smorgick
    Spine Unit, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Spinal Disord Tech 18:522-6. 2005
    ..To determine the safety of pedicle screw fixation in thoracic spine deformity correction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Management of deep wound infection after posterior lumbar interbody fusion with cages
    Yigal Mirovsky
    Spine Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Spinal Disord Tech 20:127-31. 2007
    ..To evaluate long-term treatment outcome of patients with infected posterior lumbar interbody fusion (PLIF) managed with surgical debridement and or prolonged antiobiotic treatment without removal of the interbody cages...
  21. doi request reprint Instrumented slip reduction and fusion for painful unstable isthmic spondylolisthesis in adults
    Yizhar Floman
    Israel Spine Center, Assuta Hospital, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:477-83. 2008
    ....
  22. pmc Reversing the concept: correction of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis using the convex rod de-rotation maneuver
    Yoram Anekstein
    The Spine Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Eur Spine J 21:1942-9. 2012
    ..To show the radiological results of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients treated with posterior fusion using all-pedicle-screw construct with correction carried out using a convex rod reduction technique...
  23. pmc What is the best way to apply the Spurling test for cervical radiculopathy?
    Yoram Anekstein
    Spine Unit, Department of Orthopedics, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2566-72. 2012
    ..The most common maneuver was described in 1944 by Spurling and Scoville. Since then, several modifications of the original maneuver have been proposed to improve its value in the diagnosis of cervical radiculopathy...
  24. doi request reprint An unusual combination of a lumbar seat belt injury and hemorrhagic contusion of the lower thoracic cord in a 2-year-old child: a case report
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop B 19:98-101. 2010
    ..We believe that physicians managing children with multiple trauma injuries should be aware of this rare type of injury that might be underdiagnosed...
  25. doi request reprint Management of symptomatic vertebral hemangioma: follow-up of 6 patients
    Ronen Blecher
    Spine Unit, Department of Orthopedics, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:196-201. 2011
    ..Retrospective study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Mid- to long-term outcome of disc excision in adolescent disc herniation
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, 70300, Israel
    Spine J 6:380-4. 2006
    ..Although the short-term outcome of disc excision in adolescents was mostly favorable, their long-term outcome is unknown...
  27. doi request reprint Long-term results of proximal femoral osteotomy in Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
    Yiftah Beer
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Schneider Children s Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:819-24. 2008
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Anterior decompression combined with corpectomies and discectomies in the management of multilevel cervical myelopathy: a hybrid decompression and fixation technique
    Ely Ashkenazi
    Israel Spine Center at Assuta Hospital, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Neurosurg Spine 3:205-9. 2005
    ..The authors retrospectively evaluated the safety and efficacy of a decompression and fixation technique in the treatment of patients with multilevel cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Inferior vena cava thrombosis presenting as lumbar radiculopathy
    Yizhar Floman
    Israel Spine Center, Assuta Hospital, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:952-5. 2007
    ..This rare cause of radiculopathy was diagnosed on contrast-enhanced computerized tomography. All symptoms resolved shortly after initiation of intravenous heparin therapy. The relevant literature is reviewed...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of spine metastases]
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Harefuah 146:358-63, 405-6. 2007
    ..Treatment goals are palliative, aiming for pain control and maintenance of mobility. A multimodality therapy, results in better outcomes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Medial plica syndrome
    Tal Sznajderman
    Department of Physical Therapy, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:54-7. 2009
    ..If conservative treatment fails, surgical treatment using arthroscopy is appropriate. During arthroscopy, excision of the whole plica should be achieved...
  32. doi request reprint Maternal adnexal torsion in pregnancy is associated with significant risk of recurrence
    Moty Pansky
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 16:551-3. 2009
    ..To investigate the phenomenon of recurrent adnexal torsion during the same pregnancy, describe its risk factors, and suggest possible management of this entity...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis--review of the current diagnosis and treatment]
    Yossi Smorgick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Harefuah 144:279-84, 302. 2005
    ..More randomized prospective studies are needed to obtain clear-cut conclusions regarding this controversy, and other controversies such as the exact role of surgical treatment...
  34. doi request reprint Does intraoperative spillage of benign ovarian mucinous cystadenoma increase its recurrence rate?
    Ido Ben-Ami
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:142.e1-5. 2010
    ..To report a higher than estimated recurrence rate of benign mucinous cystadenomas after complete resection of the first one, and to assess potential risk factors for recurrence after complete surgical excision...
  35. doi request reprint Laparoscopic removal of adnexal cysts: is it possible to decrease inadvertent intraoperative rupture rate?
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:237.e1-3. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to characterize surgical risks for intraoperative rupture of benign adnexal lesions during laparoscopy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Torsion of normal adnexa in postmenarchal women and risk of recurrence
    Moty Pansky
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin 70300, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 109:355-9. 2007
    ..To compare the incidence of recurrent torsion of normal adnexa to recurrent torsion of abnormal adnexa in postmenarchal women...
  37. doi request reprint Fetal abnormalities leading to third trimester abortion: nine-year experience from a single medical center
    Oshri Barel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel, Affiliated to Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Prenat Diagn 29:223-8. 2009
    ..To assess fetal abnormalities and events leading to third-trimester abortion...
  38. doi request reprint Oophoropexy to prevent adnexal torsion: how, when, and for whom?
    Noga Fuchs
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 17:205-8. 2010
    ..To assess the efficacy of oophoropexy in obviating recurrent torsion and its possible long-term effects...
  39. doi request reprint Safety of late second-trimester pregnancy termination by laminaria dilatation and evacuation in patients with previous multiple cesarean sections
    Ido Ben-Ami
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:154.e1-5. 2009
    ..To assess whether there is an increased perioperative risk in termination of late second-trimester pregnancy after multiple cesarean sections by laminaria dilatation and evacuation...
  40. pmc Paraovarian cysts of neoplastic origin are underreported
    Noam Smorgick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    JSLS 13:22-6. 2009
    ..69% to 5%) were neoplastic ones...
  41. ncbi request reprint Adnexal torsion involving hydatids of Morgagni: a rare cause of acute abdominal pain in adolescents
    Moty Pansky
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Assaf Harofe Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol 108:100-2. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the occurrence of adnexal torsion involving hydatids of Morgagni, as well as its possible mechanisms...