Arik Wolak

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Door to balloon and door to needle: temporal trends in delays to reperfusion
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:852-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Target organ damage in hypertensive patients of different ethnic groups
    Talya Wolak
    Hypertension Unit, Soroka University Medical Center, The Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev Beer Sheba, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 116:219-24. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Is it possible to shorten ambulatory blood pressure monitoring?
    Talya Wolak
    Hypertension Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:570-4. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of aortic stiffness among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis by magnetic resonance imaging
    Galia Karp
    Department of Medicine, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 32:935-44. 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint Increased long term rates of stent thrombosis and mortality in patients given clopidogrel as compared to ticlopidine following coronary stent implantation
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 103:293-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in patients with complicated acute coronary syndromes requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Doron Zahger
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 96:1644-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Grade 3 ischemia on the admission electrocardiogram predicts failure of ST resolution and of adequate flow restoration after primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am Heart J 153:410-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint What have the new definition of acute myocardial infarction and the introduction of troponin measurement done to the coronary care unit? Impacts on admission rate, length of stay, case mix and mortality
    Guy Amit
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Cardiology 102:171-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint N-acetylcysteine and contrast-induced nephropathy
    Arik Wolak
    N Engl J Med 355:1498; author reply 1499-500. 2006

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Door to balloon and door to needle: temporal trends in delays to reperfusion
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 5:852-5. 2003
    ..This technique has gained growing popularity in Israel, but little published data are available regarding the delays to primary PCI in real life in this country...
  2. ncbi request reprint Target organ damage in hypertensive patients of different ethnic groups
    Talya Wolak
    Hypertension Unit, Soroka University Medical Center, The Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev Beer Sheba, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 116:219-24. 2007
    ..The multiplicity of the population in Israel offers an opportunity for evaluating target organ damage in hypertensive patients of different ethnic origins...
  3. doi request reprint Is it possible to shorten ambulatory blood pressure monitoring?
    Talya Wolak
    Hypertension Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:570-4. 2013
    ..9; sensitivity and specificity >80%). This time segment might replace full ABPM as a screening measure for BP control or as abbreviated ABPM for patients with difficulty in performing full ABPM. ..
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of aortic stiffness among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis by magnetic resonance imaging
    Galia Karp
    Department of Medicine, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 32:935-44. 2016
    ..001) and total cholesterol (p < 0.001) for patients with SLE. Arterial stiffness, characterized by metrics of aortic distensibility and pulse wave velocity derived from MRI, is increased in SLE and RA female patients. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Increased long term rates of stent thrombosis and mortality in patients given clopidogrel as compared to ticlopidine following coronary stent implantation
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 151, Beer Sheva 84101, Israel
    Int J Cardiol 103:293-7. 2005
    ..Recently, concern has been raised regarding the possibility of excess long term mortality in patients given clopidogrel rather than ticlopidine following coronary stenting...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in patients with complicated acute coronary syndromes requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Doron Zahger
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 96:1644-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, mortality among patients who require prolonged mechanical ventilation after an ACS is substantial. The main independent predictors of with mortality are the severity of heart failure and the presence of co-morbidities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Grade 3 ischemia on the admission electrocardiogram predicts failure of ST resolution and of adequate flow restoration after primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Arik Wolak
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am Heart J 153:410-7. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint What have the new definition of acute myocardial infarction and the introduction of troponin measurement done to the coronary care unit? Impacts on admission rate, length of stay, case mix and mortality
    Guy Amit
    Department of Cardiology, Soroka Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Cardiology 102:171-6. 2004
    ..To assess the impact of the new American College of Cardiology/European Society of Cardiology definition of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and the introduction of troponin measurement on the coronary care unit (CCU)...
  9. ncbi request reprint N-acetylcysteine and contrast-induced nephropathy
    Arik Wolak
    N Engl J Med 355:1498; author reply 1499-500. 2006