Alejandro Solodky

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior wall myocardial infarction in real world: does reperfusion strategy make any differences?
    Alejandro Solodky
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 61:79-83. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of myocardial perfusion imaging in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Alejandro Solodky
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiology 107:38-43. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of renal insufficiency on patients' outcomes in emergent angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction
    Abid R Assali
    The Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, 39 Jabotinsky Road, Petah Tikva 49100, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:395-400. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Angiographic correlation of myocardial perfusion imaging with half the radiation dose using ordered-subset expectation maximization with resolution recovery software
    Ariel Gutstein
    Cardiology Department, Beilinson, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 20:539-44. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Feasibility of myocardial perfusion imaging with half the radiation dose in obese patients using ordered-subset expectation maximization with resolution recovery software
    Nili Zafrir
    Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, 49100 Petah Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 20:111-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Myocardial perfusion profile in a young population with and without known coronary artery disease: comparison by gender
    Nili Zafrir
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 33:E39-43. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Neighborhood socioeconomic status and leisure-time physical activity after myocardial infarction: A longitudinal study
    Yariv Gerber
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Prev Med 41:266-73. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Interaction between income and education in predicting long-term survival after acute myocardial infarction
    Yariv Gerber
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69976, Israel
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:526-32. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and clinical outcomes of patients with cardiogenic shock complicating acute myocardial infarction treated by emergent coronary angioplasty
    Abid R Assali
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Cardiovasc Intervent 7:193-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of stress myocardial perfusion imaging in octogenarian population
    Nili Zafrir
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 12:671-5. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior wall myocardial infarction in real world: does reperfusion strategy make any differences?
    Alejandro Solodky
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 61:79-83. 2004
    ..In our study, patients (especially younger than 75 years) with anterior wall MI allocated to primary PCI have a better clinical outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of myocardial perfusion imaging in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Alejandro Solodky
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiology 107:38-43. 2007
    ..09, CI 95% 2.15-12.05, p < 0.001). The presence of myocardial ischemia by MPI performed after PCI, and no symptom status, predicts a worse outcome during 1 year of follow-up...
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of renal insufficiency on patients' outcomes in emergent angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction
    Abid R Assali
    The Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, 39 Jabotinsky Road, Petah Tikva 49100, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:395-400. 2007
    ..Objectives: The authors analyzed the outcomes of AMI patients with impaired renal function tests treated using primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), to determine factors associated with increased mortality risk...
  4. doi request reprint Angiographic correlation of myocardial perfusion imaging with half the radiation dose using ordered-subset expectation maximization with resolution recovery software
    Ariel Gutstein
    Cardiology Department, Beilinson, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 20:539-44. 2013
    ..This study sought to assess the accuracy of this technique by correlating the findings with coronary angiography...
  5. doi request reprint Feasibility of myocardial perfusion imaging with half the radiation dose in obese patients using ordered-subset expectation maximization with resolution recovery software
    Nili Zafrir
    Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, 49100 Petah Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 20:111-9. 2013
    ..This study sought to determine if the findings can be expanded to obese patients...
  6. doi request reprint Myocardial perfusion profile in a young population with and without known coronary artery disease: comparison by gender
    Nili Zafrir
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 33:E39-43. 2010
    ..More and more young people are being referred for evaluation or screening for coronary artery disease (CAD). However, the value of myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) in this population is unclear, especially in the absence of symptoms...
  7. doi request reprint Neighborhood socioeconomic status and leisure-time physical activity after myocardial infarction: A longitudinal study
    Yariv Gerber
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Prev Med 41:266-73. 2011
    ..Area-level SES is independently associated with myocardial infarction (MI) prognosis, yet the mechanisms for this association remain speculative...
  8. doi request reprint Interaction between income and education in predicting long-term survival after acute myocardial infarction
    Yariv Gerber
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69976, Israel
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:526-32. 2008
    ..We evaluated the association of income and education with all-cause mortality and cardiac mortality post-MI and assessed income-by-education interaction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and clinical outcomes of patients with cardiogenic shock complicating acute myocardial infarction treated by emergent coronary angioplasty
    Abid R Assali
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Cardiovasc Intervent 7:193-8. 2005
    ..Cardiogenic shock (CS) is a dreadful complication of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) associated with a poor prognosis. Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is widely recommended by current treatment guidelines...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of stress myocardial perfusion imaging in octogenarian population
    Nili Zafrir
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 12:671-5. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the characteristics of the octogenarian population referred for MPI and the prognostic value of the procedure in terms of patient gender...
  11. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcome of octogenarian population referred for myocardial perfusion imaging: comparison with non-octogenarian population with reference to gender
    Nim Zafrir
    The Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Campus Beilinson, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 29:117-20. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting stents in bifurcation lesions: to stent one branch or both?
    Abid R Assali
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:891-6. 2006
    ..stenting of both branches (double stent)...
  13. doi request reprint Feasibility of myocardial perfusion imaging with half the radiation dose using ordered-subset expectation maximization with resolution recovery software
    Nili Zafrir
    Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, 49100 Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 19:704-12. 2012
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of noninvasive tools in primary pulmonary hypertension to assess the correlation of right ventricular function with functional capacity and to predict outcome
    Nili Zafrir
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Petah Tiqva 49100, Israel
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 23:209-15. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the correlation between right ventricular (RV) systolic and diastolic noninvasive variables and exercise tolerance, as well as the predictors of adverse outcome in treated patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of right ventricular infarction in an acute myocardial infarction cohort referred for contemporary percutaneous reperfusion therapy
    Abid R Assali
    Cardiology Department, The Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, affiliated to the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am Heart J 153:231-7. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Predictors of left ventricular dysfunction in patients with first acute anterior myocardial infarction undergoing primary angioplasty
    Ashraf Hamdan
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:532-5. 2006
    ..The degree of left ventricular dysfunction determines the prognostic outcome of patients with acute myocardial infarction...
  17. ncbi request reprint The outcome of coronary artery bypass grafting surgery among patients hospitalized with acute coronary syndrome: the Euro Heart Survey of acute coronary syndrome experience
    Alejandro Solodky
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Cardiology 103:44-7. 2005
    ..To determine the frequency and outcomes of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery in patients with a wide spectrum of acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Acute and intermediate-term clinical outcomes following Heparin coated BX coronary stent implantation in patients with thrombus containing lesions
    Jyotsna Madduri
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Petach, Tikva, Israel
    Int J Cardiovasc Intervent 6:77-81. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the safety and efficacy of HCS in patients with acute coronary syndromes and thrombus containing lesions...
  19. doi request reprint Prognostic value of left ventricular dyssynchrony by myocardial perfusion-gated SPECT in patients with normal and abnormal left ventricular functions
    Nili Zafrir
    Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, 49100, Petah Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 21:532-40. 2014
    ..We aimed to investigate the routine use of phase analysis with gated SPECT for predicting cardiac outcome...
  20. ncbi request reprint Yield of left ventricular dyssynchrony by gated SPECT MPI in patients with heart failure prior to implantable cardioverter-defibrillator or cardiac resynchronization therapy with a defibrillator: Characteristics and prediction of cardiac outcome
    Nili Zafrir
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol . 2015
    ..Our aim was to assess MLVD in patients with HF prior to implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) compared to patients with CRT-D...
  21. doi request reprint Relation of aspirin response to age in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Mordehay Vaturi
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 112:212-6. 2013
    ..009), but there was no difference when the 550-ARU cutoff was used (7% vs 5%, p = 0.40). In conclusion, aspirin response differs significantly by age in patients with stable CAD. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Discrepancy between myocardial ischemia and luminal stenosis in patients with left internal mammary artery grafting to left anterior descending coronary artery
    Nili Zafrir
    Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tiqva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 10:663-8. 2003
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Circulating endothelial progenitor cell levels and function in patients who experienced late coronary stent thrombosis
    Eli I Lev
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Jabotinsky St, Petah Tikva 49100, Israel
    Eur Heart J 31:2625-32. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that patients who develop late stent thrombosis may have reduced or dysfunctional EPCs, and aimed to compare EPC level and function in patients who experienced stent thrombosis vs. matched controls...
  24. doi request reprint Feasibility of myocardial perfusion SPECT with prone and half-time imaging
    Ariel Gutstein
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Hospital, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Nucl Med Commun 32:386-91. 2011
    ..This can be corrected by prone imaging while necessitating additional imaging time. Image processing with iterative reconstruction allows for a half-time (HT) acquisition...
  25. ncbi request reprint Variations in lymphocyte activation during exercise testing in patients with coronary artery disease
    Nili Zafrir
    Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Coron Artery Dis 15:195-8. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess sIL-2R levels in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) in conjunction with exercise testing...
  26. doi request reprint Treatment of aspirin-resistant patients with omega-3 fatty acids versus aspirin dose escalation
    Eli I Lev
    Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:114-21. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether addition of omega-3 fatty acids or increase in aspirin dose improves response to low-dose aspirin among patients who are aspirin resistant...
  27. doi request reprint Clopidogrel tapering as a strategy to attenuate platelet rebound phenomenon in patients with bare-metal stents
    Idit Yedidya
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 33:16-21. 2012
    ..Clopidogrel administration every other day may achieve similar levels of platelet inhibition as full dose therapy. Further investigations evaluating clopidogrel tapering strategies and their potential clinical impact are warranted...
  28. doi request reprint Yield of a novel ultra-low-dose computed tomography device mounted on a dedicated cardiac SPECT system in improving the accuracy of myocardial perfusion imaging and the detection of chest abnormalities
    Nili Zafrir
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Nucl Cardiol 19:303-10. 2012
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Coronary bifurcation lesions: to stent one branch or both?
    Abid R Assali
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center Campus Belinson, Petach Tikva 49100, Israel
    J Invasive Cardiol 16:447-50. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate two different stent placement techniques for bifurcation lesions: 1) stenting of the main branch and balloon dilatation of the sidebranch versus 2) stenting of both branches...
  30. ncbi request reprint Additive value of low-dose dobutamine to technetium-99m sestamibi-gated single-photon emission computed tomography for prediction of wall motion improvement in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft
    Nili Zafrir
    Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 26:530-5. 2003
    ..The two most useful methods for myocardial viability assessment are perfusion imaging and dobutamine echocardiography...
  31. doi request reprint Prognostic importance and long-term determinants of self-rated health after initial acute myocardial infarction
    Yariv Gerber
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv, 69976, Israel
    Med Care 47:342-9. 2009
    ..A better understanding of the determinants of changes in SRH is required, particularly post-myocardial infarction (MI), where rapid changes in health may occur...
  32. ncbi request reprint Correlation between the electrocardiogram and regional wall motion abnormalities as detected by echocardiography in first inferior acute myocardial infarction
    Gregory Golovchiner
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cardiology 98:81-91. 2002
    ..024). ST elevation in lead V6 was associated with RWMA in the mid-posterior segment (p < 0.006), with specificity of 91% and sensitivity of 33%, and worse global RWMA score (p = 0.022)...