Publications by authors named "Joseph Shemesh"

52Publications

Combined aortic valve and coronary artery calcifications in lung cancer screening as predictors of death from cardiovascular disease.

Eur Radiol 2020 Dec 28;30(12):6847-6857. Epub 2020 Jul 28.

Department of Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L. Levy Place, New York, NY, 10029, USA.

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December 2020

The Association of Secondhand Tobacco Smoke and CT Angiography-Verified Coronary Atherosclerosis.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2017 06 13;10(6):652-659. Epub 2016 Nov 13.

Department of Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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June 2017

Coronary artery calcification in clinical practice: what we have learned and why should it routinely be reported on chest CT?

Authors:
Joseph Shemesh

Ann Transl Med 2016 Apr;4(8):159

The Grace Ballas Cardiac Research Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel.

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April 2016

Coronary artery calcium and exercise electrocardiogram as predictors of coronary events in asymptomatic adults.

Am J Cardiol 2015 Mar 6;115(6):745-50. Epub 2015 Jan 6.

Department of Internal Medicine D and the Hypertension Unit, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Hashomer, Israel. Electronic address:

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March 2015

Serum uric acid is associated with coronary artery calcification.

J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2014 Jun 16;16(6):424-8. Epub 2014 Apr 16.

Rheumatology unit, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

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June 2014

Comparison of statin alone versus bezafibrate and statin combination in patients with diabetes mellitus and acute coronary syndrome.

Am J Cardiol 2014 Jan 2;113(1):12-6. Epub 2013 Oct 2.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Leviev Heart Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Israeli Society for the Prevention of Heart Attacks, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Cardiovascular Diabetology Research Foundation, Holon, Israel. Electronic address:

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January 2014

Bezafibrate treatment is associated with a reduced rate of re-hospitalization in smokers after acute coronary syndrome.

Cardiol J 2014 21;21(4):364-9. Epub 2013 Oct 21.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv, Israel Leviev Heart Institute, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv, Israel Israeli Society for the Prevention of Heart Attacks, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel Cardiovascular Diabetology Research Foundation, Holon, Israel.

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April 2016

Progression of coronary artery calcification is associated with long-term cardiovascular events in hypertensive adults.

J Hypertens 2013 Sep;31(9):1886-92

aGrace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute bDepartment of Internal Medicine D and Hypertension Unit cDepartment of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine dDepartment of Diagnostic Imaging eThe Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer fSackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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September 2013

Second-hand tobacco smoke in never smokers is a significant risk factor for coronary artery calcification.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2013 Jun 13;6(6):651-7. Epub 2013 Mar 13.

Department of Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY 10029, USA.

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June 2013

Relation of coronary artery calcium to cardiovascular risk in patients with combined diabetes mellitus and systemic hypertension.

Am J Cardiol 2012 Mar 22;109(6):844-50. Epub 2011 Dec 22.

Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2012

Coronary artery calcification predicts long-term mortality in hypertensive adults.

Am J Hypertens 2011 Jun 3;24(6):681-6. Epub 2011 Mar 3.

Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

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June 2011

Extra-cardiac findings on coronary computed tomography scanning.

Isr Med Assoc J 2008 Nov;10(11):806-8

Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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November 2008

Left ventricular diastolic function in trained male weight lifters at rest and during isometric exercise.

Am J Cardiol 2008 Jul 22;102(1):97-101. Epub 2008 Apr 22.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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July 2008

Does the lipid-lowering peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors ligand bezafibrate prevent colon cancer in patients with coronary artery disease?

Cardiovasc Diabetol 2008 Jun 19;7:18. Epub 2008 Jun 19.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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June 2008

The prevalence and anatomical patterns of intramuscular coronary arteries: a coronary computed tomography angiographic study.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2007 Feb 22;49(5):587-93. Epub 2007 Jan 22.

Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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February 2007

Frequency of coronary artery calcification on low-dose computed tomography screening for lung cancer.

Clin Imaging 2006 May-Jun;30(3):181-5

Department of Cardiology, The Grace Ballas Cardiac Research Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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July 2006

Coronary artery calcium measurement with multi-detector row CT and low radiation dose: comparison between 55 and 165 mAs.

Radiology 2005 Sep;236(3):810-4

Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine and Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel.

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September 2005

Usefulness of helical computed tomography in detection of mitral annular calcification as a marker of coronary artery disease.

Int J Cardiol 2005 Jun;101(3):371-6

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

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June 2005

Effect of bezafibrate on incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in obese patients.

Eur Heart J 2005 Oct 4;26(19):2032-8. Epub 2005 May 4.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel.

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October 2005

Accelerated progression of coronary calcification: four-year follow-up in patients with stable coronary artery disease.

Radiology 2004 Oct 27;233(1):201-9. Epub 2004 Aug 27.

Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute and Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel.

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October 2004

Spiral computed tomography evidence of close correlation between coronary and thoracic aorta calcifications.

Atherosclerosis 2004 Sep;176(1):133-8

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Hashomer, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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September 2004

Coronary calcium by spiral computed tomography predicts cardiovascular events in high-risk hypertensive patients.

J Hypertens 2004 Mar;22(3):605-10

Grace Ballas Research Unit of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer and, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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March 2004

Increased prevalence of left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertensive women with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Cardiovasc Diabetol 2003 Nov 23;2:14. Epub 2003 Nov 23.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Sheba Medical Center, 52621 Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

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November 2003

Coronary calcification compared in patients with acute versus in those with chronic coronary events by using dual-sector spiral CT.

Radiology 2003 Feb;226(2):483-8

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Hashomer, 52621, Israel.

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February 2003

Aortic valve calcium on spiral computed tomography (dual slice mode) is associated with advanced coronary calcium in hypertensive patients.

Coron Artery Dis 2002 Jun;13(4):209-13

Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

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June 2002

Autoantibodies to cardiolipin and beta-2-glycoprotein-I in coronary artery disease patients with and without hypertension.

Cardiology 2002 ;97(1):2-5

Department of Medicine B and Center of Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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April 2002