B Volovitz

Summary

Affiliation: Tel Aviv University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Increasing asthma awareness among physicians: impact on patient management and satisfaction
    B Volovitz
    Department of Pediatrics C, Asthma Research and Education, Asthma Clinic, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    J Asthma 40:901-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Allergy and asthma education
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Paediatric Asthma Clinic and Asthma Research Laboratories, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Chem Immunol Allergy 84:163-83. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of children with severe asthma exacerbation in the emergency department
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Asthma Clinic, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petah Tikva, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Paediatr Drugs 4:141-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhaled beta 2-agonists and corticosteroids in the treatment of children with acute asthma attack
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Asthma Clinic, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:891-2. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of inhaled corticosteroids in controlling acute asthma exacerbations in children at home
    B Volovitz
    Asthma Clinic, Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel, Petach Tikva
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 40:79-86. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Lactic dehydrogenase isoenzyme in cerebrospinal fluid of children with febrile convulsions
    M Nussinovitch
    Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 92:186-9. 2003
  7. pmc Lactic dehydrogenase isoenzymes in cerebrospinal fluid of children with Guillain-Barré syndrome
    M Nussinovitch
    Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petach Tikvah, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 87:255-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Lactic dehydrogenase isoenzymes in cerebrospinal fluid associated with hydrocephalus
    M Nussinovitch
    Department of Paediatrics C, Schneider Children's Medical Centre of Israel, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 90:972-4. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical dysentery in hospitalized children
    Y Finkelstein
    Dept of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tikva
    Infection 30:132-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Inhaled budesonide in the management of acute worsenings and exacerbations of asthma: a review of the evidence
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Paediatric Asthma Clinic and Asthma Research Laboratories, Schneider Children s Medical Center, 14 Kaplan Street, Petach Tikva, 49202 Israel
    Respir Med 101:685-95. 2007

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Increasing asthma awareness among physicians: impact on patient management and satisfaction
    B Volovitz
    Department of Pediatrics C, Asthma Research and Education, Asthma Clinic, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    J Asthma 40:901-8. 2003
    ..Physician education followed by monitored follow-up enhanced asthma control and patient satisfaction. Nevertheless, physician education alone appears to have a significant isolated impact on asthma control...
  2. ncbi request reprint Allergy and asthma education
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Paediatric Asthma Clinic and Asthma Research Laboratories, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Chem Immunol Allergy 84:163-83. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of children with severe asthma exacerbation in the emergency department
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Asthma Clinic, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petah Tikva, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Paediatr Drugs 4:141-8. 2002
    ..Proper management will avoid most asthma attacks and reduce admission and readmission to emergency departments...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhaled beta 2-agonists and corticosteroids in the treatment of children with acute asthma attack
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Asthma Clinic, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:891-2. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of inhaled corticosteroids in controlling acute asthma exacerbations in children at home
    B Volovitz
    Asthma Clinic, Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel, Petach Tikva
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 40:79-86. 2001
    ..Treatment, starting with relatively high doses followed by a rapid reduction in dose over 4-8 days, resulted in a decrease in the use of oral steroids and in hospitalization. To achieve good results, patient compliance is essential...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lactic dehydrogenase isoenzyme in cerebrospinal fluid of children with febrile convulsions
    M Nussinovitch
    Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 92:186-9. 2003
    ..To study the lactic dehydrogenase isoenzyme values in children with simple and complex febrile convulsions...
  7. pmc Lactic dehydrogenase isoenzymes in cerebrospinal fluid of children with Guillain-Barré syndrome
    M Nussinovitch
    Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petach Tikvah, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 87:255-6. 2002
    ..Increased levels of lactic dehydrogenase (LDH) in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) have been reported in association with several intracranial pathologies. No studies have been performed on patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lactic dehydrogenase isoenzymes in cerebrospinal fluid associated with hydrocephalus
    M Nussinovitch
    Department of Paediatrics C, Schneider Children's Medical Centre of Israel, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 90:972-4. 2001
    ..The cerebrospinal fluid lactic dehydrogenase profile may prove to be an important predictor of cerebral injury, obstructive hydrocephalus and long-term neurodevelopmental problems...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical dysentery in hospitalized children
    Y Finkelstein
    Dept of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tikva
    Infection 30:132-5. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the impact of a serious bacterial etiology in clinical dysentery in hospitalized children and determine if children at high risk can be identified on the basis of clinical or laboratory parameters...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inhaled budesonide in the management of acute worsenings and exacerbations of asthma: a review of the evidence
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Paediatric Asthma Clinic and Asthma Research Laboratories, Schneider Children s Medical Center, 14 Kaplan Street, Petach Tikva, 49202 Israel
    Respir Med 101:685-95. 2007
    ..Future studies should focus on the efficacy of these agents in more severe asthma worsenings...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acute asthma attack in the emergency department]
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Harefuah 142:750-3, 806. 2003
    ..Other drugs such as: ipratropium bromide, theophyline or magnesium sulfate do not provide significant additional clinical benefit for the treatment of acute asthma attacks and should not be use routinely...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of high starting dose of budesonide inhalation suspension on serum cortisol concentration in young children with recurrent wheezing episodes
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Asthma Clinic, Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tikva, Israel
    J Asthma 40:625-9. 2003
    ..We compared the safety of high and low starting dose of budesonide by measuring their effect on plasma cortisol concentration...
  13. doi request reprint Effectiveness of high repeated doses of inhaled budesonide or fluticasone in controlling acute asthma exacerbations in young children
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Pediatric Asthma Clinic and Research Laboratories and Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqwa
    J Asthma 45:561-7. 2008
    ..This study compared the effect of inhaled budesonide and inhaled fluticasone in controlling acute asthma exacerbations in young children at home...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fixed drug eruption in the genital area in 15 boys
    Moshe Nussinovitch
    Department of Pediatrics C and Children s Medical Center of Israel, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petach Tikvah, Israel
    Pediatr Dermatol 19:216-9. 2002
    ..Genital FDE in children is uncommon, but the drugs associated with this entity are in such widespread use in pediatric practice that its recognition may be important, especially considering its easy treatability...
  15. ncbi request reprint World Allergy Organization guidelines for prevention of allergy and allergic asthma
    Innes Asher
    World Allergy Organization Project, 96 Vambrugh Park, Blackheath, London SE3 7AL, UK
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 135:83-92. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Absence of tooth staining with doxycycline treatment in young children
    Benjamin Volovitz
    Department of Pediatrics C, Asthma Clinic, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, 14 Kaplan Street, Petah Tiqwa 49202, Israel
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:121-6. 2007
    ..0 -/+ 1.3. No tooth staining was detected by the dentist in any of the children in either group. These findings indicate that treatment with doxycycline in children aged 2 to 8 years is not associated with tooth staining...
  17. ncbi request reprint Post-infectious acute cerebellar ataxia in children
    Moshe Nussinovitch
    Department of Pediatrics C, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tikva
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 42:581-4. 2003
    ..Imaging studies are needed only in atypical presentation or if there is no spontaneous improvement after 1 to 2 weeks...