Amir Haim

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The outcome of a novel biomechanical therapy for patients suffering from anterior knee pain
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    Knee 20:595-9. 2013
  2. pmc Differences in gait patterns, pain, function and quality of life between males and females with knee osteoarthritis: a clinical trial
    Ronen Debi
    Department of Orthopedics, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:127. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint [Anterior cruciate ligament injuries]
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedics B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 145:208-14, 244-5. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Reduction in knee adduction moment via non-invasive biomechanical training: a longitudinal gait analysis study
    Amir Haim
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Biomech 45:41-5. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Effect of center of pressure modulation on knee adduction moment in medial compartment knee osteoarthritis
    Amir Haim
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Orthop Res 29:1668-74. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The influence of sagittal center of pressure offset on gait kinematics and kinetics
    Amir Haim
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab BRML, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Biomech 43:969-77. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint [Locomotion and posture disabilities in Down syndrome]
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedics B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 148:543-7, 570. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Meralgia paresthetica: A retrospective analysis of 79 patients evaluated and treated according to a standard algorithm
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Acta Orthop 77:482-6. 2006
  9. doi request reprint In-shoe center of pressure: indirect force plate vs. direct insole measurement
    Eytan M Debbi
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Foot (Edinb) 22:269-75. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Gait metric profile of 157 patients suffering from anterior knee pain. A controlled study
    Tal Assa
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Knee 20:40-4. 2013

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Publications35

  1. doi request reprint The outcome of a novel biomechanical therapy for patients suffering from anterior knee pain
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel Electronic address
    Knee 20:595-9. 2013
    ..This study was devised to examine the effect of a novel biomechanical therapy for patients suffering from anterior knee pain (AKP)...
  2. pmc Differences in gait patterns, pain, function and quality of life between males and females with knee osteoarthritis: a clinical trial
    Ronen Debi
    Department of Orthopedics, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:127. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [Anterior cruciate ligament injuries]
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedics B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 145:208-14, 244-5. 2006
    ..Surgical timing is important. Early surgical intervention (i.e. within 4 weeks of injury) might increase complications...
  4. doi request reprint Reduction in knee adduction moment via non-invasive biomechanical training: a longitudinal gait analysis study
    Amir Haim
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Biomech 45:41-5. 2012
    ..We speculate that these adaptations account for the symptomatic and functional improvement reported for this intervention...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of center of pressure modulation on knee adduction moment in medial compartment knee osteoarthritis
    Amir Haim
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Orthop Res 29:1668-74. 2011
    ..Our results indicate that controlled manipulation of knee coronal kinetics in individuals suffering from medial knee OA can be facilitated by customized COP modification...
  6. doi request reprint The influence of sagittal center of pressure offset on gait kinematics and kinetics
    Amir Haim
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab BRML, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Biomech 43:969-77. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between the sagittal location of the CoP and gait patterns during gait in healthy men...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Locomotion and posture disabilities in Down syndrome]
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedics B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 148:543-7, 570. 2009
    ..The abnormal gait develops from early childhood and continues into adulthood. This review focuses on the characteristics of this syndrome as concerning the damage to the lower extremities and trunk and the typical gait patterns...
  8. ncbi request reprint Meralgia paresthetica: A retrospective analysis of 79 patients evaluated and treated according to a standard algorithm
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Acta Orthop 77:482-6. 2006
    ..The efficacy of various treatment modalities in meralgia paresthetica (MP) is not established. We retrospectively evaluated the management of spontaneous MP (i.e. MP not secondary to trauma or surgery) according to a standard algorithm...
  9. doi request reprint In-shoe center of pressure: indirect force plate vs. direct insole measurement
    Eytan M Debbi
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Foot (Edinb) 22:269-75. 2012
    ..Our purpose was to ascertain the precision of force plate in-shoe COP calculations and enhance their accuracy through a mathematical algorithm...
  10. doi request reprint Gait metric profile of 157 patients suffering from anterior knee pain. A controlled study
    Tal Assa
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Knee 20:40-4. 2013
    ..Furthermore, the study aimed to examine the relationship between self-reported disease severity and the magnitude of gait abnormalities...
  11. doi request reprint Foot center of pressure trajectory alteration by biomechanical manipulation of shoe design
    Mona Khoury
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Foot Ankle Int 34:593-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to directly examine and quantify the correlation between measured footwear biomechanical manipulation and the location of the COP trajectory during gait...
  12. doi request reprint Control of knee coronal plane moment via modulation of center of pressure: a prospective gait analysis study
    Amir Haim
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab BRML, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, 32000 Haifa, Israel
    J Biomech 41:3010-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between the location of the center of pressure and the relative magnitude of the knee adduction moment during gait in healthy men...
  13. pmc Correlation between single limb support phase and self-evaluation questionnaires in knee osteoarthritis populations
    Ronen Debi
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Disabil Rehabil 33:1103-9. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Foot center of pressure manipulation and gait therapy influence lower limb muscle activation in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee
    Yulia Goryachev
    Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:704-11. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine lower limb muscle activation changes in knee osteoarthritis patients, both immediately after COP manipulation and when COP manipulation was combined with continuous gait therapy (AposTherapy)...
  15. doi request reprint The effect of manipulation of the center of pressure of the foot during gait on the activation patterns of the lower limb musculature
    Yulia Goryachev
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:333-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of different COP positions during gait on the activity of the lower limb musculature of healthy subjects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hip-spine syndrome: the effect of total hip replacement surgery on low back pain in severe osteoarthritis of the hip
    Peleg Ben-Galim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2099-102. 2007
    ..Prospective clinical study on the effect of total hip replacement surgery (THR) on low back pain (LBP) in patients with severe hip osteoarthritis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tailored tibial tubercle transfer for patellofemoral malalignment: analysis of clinical outcomes
    Tamir Pritsch
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weitzman St, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:994-1002. 2007
    ..Good prognostic factors included male gender, clinical patellar instability as the dominant preoperative symptom and intact patellar articular cartilage...
  18. doi request reprint The correlation between radiographic knee OA and clinical symptoms--do we know everything?
    Amir Herman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Clin Rheumatol 34:1955-60. 2015
    ..The gender differences suggest that for similar knee OA x-ray grade, women's clinical scores are lower...
  19. ncbi request reprint Extensor mechanism reconstruction: a novel technique for bone patella allograft post partial patellectomy failure
    Michael Drexler
    Orthopedics Division, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Knee Surg 24:129-35. 2011
    ..Union of the allograft was seen on x-ray after 4 months. After 6 months, the patient reached full range of motion and returned to his previous sporting activities...
  20. doi request reprint Detecting and quantifying global instability during a dynamic task using kinetic and kinematic gait parameters
    Eytan M Debbi
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Biomech 45:1366-71. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to identify kinetic and kinematic gait parameters that can best identify instability and quantify its magnitude...
  21. doi request reprint Procedural sedation with propofol for painful orthopaedic manipulation in the emergency department expedites patient management compared with a midazolam/ketamine regimen: a randomized prospective study
    Ofir Uri
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:2255-62. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare the recovery time, the total sedation time, and the adverse events of procedural sedation and analgesia induced with propofol as compared with midazolam/ketamine...
  22. doi request reprint Frontal plane biomechanics of the operated and non-operated knees before and after unilateral total knee arthroplasty
    Eytan M Debbi
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel Electronic address
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 30:889-94. 2015
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the preoperative and early postoperative frontal plane loading patterns of both knees after unilateral total knee arthroplasty...
  23. doi request reprint Alterations in sagittal plane knee kinetics in knee osteoarthritis using a biomechanical therapy device
    Eytan M Debbi
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Laboratory, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, 32000, Israel
    Ann Biomed Eng 43:1089-97. 2015
    ..We speculate that knee sagittal moments can potentially be improved in patients with knee OA over time with a biomechanical training program. ..
  24. doi request reprint Longstanding knee joint preserved functional outcome following medial femoral condyle resection. A case report
    Morsi Khashan
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Knee 17:303-5. 2010
    ..The present report describes a patient with satisfactory knee stability and functional outcome 32 years following medial femoral condyle resection with no reconstructive arthroplasty...
  25. doi request reprint Reduction of hip joint reaction force via medio-lateral foot center of pressure manipulation in bilateral hip osteoarthritis patients
    Deborah Solomonow-Avnon
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab BRML, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, 32000 Haifa, Israel
    J Orthop Res 34:1762-1771. 2016
    ..2016 Orthopaedic Research Society. Published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. J Orthop Res 34:1762-1771, 2016...
  26. doi request reprint Reduction of frontal-plane hip joint reaction force via medio-lateral foot center of pressure manipulation: a pilot study
    Deborah Solomonow-Avnon
    Biorobotics and Biomechanics Lab BRML, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, 32000, Haifa, Israel
    J Orthop Res 33:261-9. 2015
    ..To the best of our knowledge this is the first study to show this relationship. These results contribute to the understanding of lower-limb biomechanics and warrant further investigation...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Metal on metal bearing for total hip arthroplasty]
    Michael Drexler
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 149:656-60, 683. 2010
    ..This paper reviews and discusses the biomechanical principles of metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasties, and the clinical results of this technology...
  28. ncbi request reprint Bladder exstrophy masquerading as a pelvic fracture
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedics B, Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weitzman St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Orthopedics 32:57. 2009
    ..Avoiding false diagnosis and needless procedures necessitates familiarity with this condition...
  29. doi request reprint Lidocaine gel as an anesthetic protocol for nasogastric tube insertion in the ED
    Ofir Uri
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Am J Emerg Med 29:386-90. 2011
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Gait characteristics and quality of life perception of patients following tibial plateau fracture
    Yaniv Warschawski
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sourasky Medical Center, Weizmann St 10, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 135:1541-6. 2015
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the long-term functional outcome as measured by gait patterns and quality of life assessment of patients with high-energy tibial plateau fracture compared to matched controls...
  31. ncbi request reprint Patellofemoral pain syndrome: validity of clinical and radiological features
    Amir Haim
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 451:223-8. 2006
    ..We provide evidence regarding the validity of clinical and radiographic features commonly used for diagnosing patellofemoral pain syndrome. Physical examinations were more useful than plain radiography...
  32. ncbi request reprint Bilateral heel panniculitis presenting as calcaneal osteomyelitis
    Meir Marmor
    Department of Orthopedics B, Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weitzman St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Orthopedics 32:59. 2009
    ..She continued to deteriorate up to the point when panniculitis was diagnosed and corticosteroid treatment was initiated. Her condition rapidly improved after this treatment...
  33. ncbi request reprint The importance of the valgus stress test in the diagnosis of posterolateral instability of the knee
    Tamir Pritsch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Injury 37:1011-4. 2006
    ..Our search of the English literature revealed no mention of including the valgus stress test in the diagnostic protocol for posterolateral instability...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Isolated fractures of the scaphoid: classification, treatment and outcome]
    Michael Drexler
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 150:50-5, 67. 2011
    ..Early detection and appropriate treatment of scaphoid fractures is the key to favorable outcome in the treatment of scaphoid fractures...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Ankle joint arthritis--etiology, diagnosis and treatment]
    Ofir Uri
    Department of Orthopedics A, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, University of Tel Aviv
    Harefuah 147:897-900, 940, 939. 2008
    ..Total ankle replacement seems to be a promising form of treatment, even though current data does not demonstrate advantages over ankle joint arthrodesis...