Publications by authors named "Roy Beigel"

100Publications

Reply to Culic et al: Covid-19 pandemic and possible rebound phenomenon in incidence of acute myocardial infarction.

Can J Cardiol 2020 Dec 13. Epub 2020 Dec 13.

Sheba Medical Center, Lev Leviev Heart and Vascular Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel affiliated with the Sackler school of Medicine, Tel Aviv university, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

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December 2020

Sex Differences in Clinical Characteristics and 1- and 10-Year Mortality Among Patients Hospitalized With Acute Heart Failure.

Am J Med Sci 2020 10 27;360(4):392-401. Epub 2020 May 27.

The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer and Sakler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Ethnic Differences Among Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients in Israel.

Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2020 Nov 23;21(11):1431-1435. Epub 2020 Apr 23.

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center, Israel; Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.

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November 2020

Sex-Based Differences in Characteristics and In-Hospital Outcomes among Patients With Diagnosed Acute Myocarditis.

Am J Cardiol 2020 06 14;125(11):1694-1699. Epub 2020 Mar 14.

The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer and The Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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June 2020

Bicuspid aortic valve area in normal heart.

Echocardiography 2020 03 20;37(3):439-444. Epub 2020 Feb 20.

Non Invasive Cardiology Unit, Affiliated with the Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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March 2020

The efficacy and safety of evaluating elderly patients using a comprehensive diagnostic protocol via a chest pain unit.

Intern Emerg Med 2020 09 7;15(6):1061-1066. Epub 2020 Feb 7.

Cardiovascular Division, Intensive Cardiac Care Unit, The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, 52621, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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September 2020

Significance of Syncope at Presentation among Patients With Pulmonary Emboli.

Am J Cardiol 2020 03 28;125(6):982-987. Epub 2019 Dec 28.

The Intensive Cardiac Care Unit, Cardiovascular Division, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel; The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2020

The Aspirin Primary Prevention Conundrum.

Isr Med Assoc J 2020 Jan;22(1):60-63

Department of Cardiology and Intensive Cardiac Care Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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January 2020

Avoidance of Coronary Angiography in High-Risk Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes: The ACSIS Registry Findings.

Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2020 Oct 20;21(10):1230-1236. Epub 2019 Dec 20.

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center, and the Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Epidemiology Characteristics and Outcome of Patients With Clinically Diagnosed Acute Myocarditis.

Am J Med 2020 04 9;133(4):492-499. Epub 2019 Nov 9.

The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer and The Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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April 2020

Comparison of Outcomes in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Presenting With Typical Versus Atypical Symptoms.

Am J Cardiol 2019 12 26;124(12):1851-1856. Epub 2019 Sep 26.

Cardiology Department, Rabin Medical Center - Beilinson Hospital, Petach Tikva, Israel; The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel; Department of Community Cardiology, Clalit Health Fund, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation: Assessment, Physical Examination, and Imaging.

Curr Cardiol Rep 2019 07 22;21(8):85. Epub 2019 Jul 22.

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, The Heart Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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July 2019

Aortic Regurgitation.

Curr Cardiol Rep 2019 06 3;21(7):65. Epub 2019 Jun 3.

The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, affiliated to the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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June 2019

Statin therapy among chronic kidney disease patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome.

Atherosclerosis 2019 07 4;286:14-19. Epub 2019 May 4.

Leviev Heart Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Israel; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel.

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July 2019

Intermediate-risk pulmonary embolism: Aiming to improve patient stratification.

Eur J Intern Med 2019 Jul 1;65:32-36. Epub 2019 May 1.

Intensive Cardiac Care Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

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July 2019

[PLATELETS FUNCTION IN A DROP OF BLOOD: FLOW CYTOMETRY ANALYSIS COMPARED TO PLATELET AGGREGATION].

Harefuah 2019 Mar;158(3):168-172

Hemophilia National Center and the Institute of Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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March 2019

Trends in management and outcome of acute coronary syndrome in women ≥80 years versus those <80 years in Israel from 2000-2016.

Int J Cardiol 2019 Apr 27;281:22-27. Epub 2019 Jan 27.

Leviev Heart Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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April 2019

Comparison of Accuracy of Left Atrial Area and Volume by Two-dimensional Trans-thoracic Echocardiography Versus Computed Tomography.

Am J Cardiol 2019 04 8;123(7):1180-1184. Epub 2019 Jan 8.

Department of Medicine, Smidt Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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April 2019

The predictive value of low admission hemoglobin over the GRACE score in patients with acute coronary syndrome.

J Cardiol 2019 04 24;73(4):271-275. Epub 2018 Dec 24.

Department of Cardiology, Galilee Medical Center, Nahariya, Azreili Faculty of Medicine, Bar-Ilan University, Safed, Israel. Electronic address:

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April 2019

Imaging for Mitral Interventions: Methods and Efficacy.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2018 06;11(6):872-901

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Acute myocardial infarction occurring while on chronic clopidogrel therapy ('clopidogrel failure') is associated with high incidence of clopidogrel poor responsiveness and stent thrombosis.

PLoS One 2018 6;13(4):e0195504. Epub 2018 Apr 6.

Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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July 2018

Incidence and Prognosis of Pericarditis After ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (from the Acute Coronary Syndrome Israeli Survey 2000 to 2013 Registry Database).

Am J Cardiol 2018 03 23;121(6):690-694. Epub 2017 Dec 23.

Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah-Tikva, Israel; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Contemporary Determinants of Delayed Benchmark Timelines in Acute Myocardial Infarction in Men and Women.

Am J Cardiol 2017 Nov 8;120(10):1715-1719. Epub 2017 Aug 8.

Department of Cardiology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel. Electronic address:

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November 2017

The "Burden" of Malignancy in a Tertiary Hospital Intensive Cardiovascular Care Unit.

Cardiology 2017;138(3):195-199. Epub 2017 Aug 10.

Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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August 2018

Evaluation of Patients with Acute Chest Pain Using SPECT Myocardial Perfusion Imaging: Prognostic Implications of Mildly Abnormal Scans.

Isr Med Assoc J 2017 Jun;19(6):368-371

Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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June 2017

Sex Differences in the Management and 5-Year Outcome of Young Patients (<55 Years) with Acute Coronary Syndromes.

Am J Med 2017 11 13;130(11):1324.e15-1324.e22. Epub 2017 Jun 13.

The Heart Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel. Electronic address:

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November 2017

Characterization of a previously unrecognized clinical phenomenon: Delayed shock after cardiac implantable electronic device extraction.

Heart Rhythm 2017 10 26;14(10):1552-1558. Epub 2017 May 26.

Leviev Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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October 2017

Feasibility and Safety of Evaluating Patients with Prior Coronary Artery Disease Using an Accelerated Diagnostic Algorithm in a Chest Pain Unit.

PLoS One 2016;11(9):e0163501. Epub 2016 Sep 26.

The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, affiliated to The Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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September 2016

Real-World Use of Novel P2Y12 Inhibitors in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Treatment Paradox.

Cardiology 2017;136(1):21-28. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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August 2018

Incidence and Clinical Features of Early Stent Thrombosis in the Era of New P2y12 Inhibitors (PLATIS-2).

PLoS One 2016 16;11(6):e0157437. Epub 2016 Jun 16.

Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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July 2017

Cardiogenic shock complicating ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a very difficult clinical scenario.

Minerva Cardioangiol 2016 Jun 30;64(3):295-304. Epub 2016 Mar 30.

Lev and Olga Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel -

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June 2016

The 'Inextricabilis Syndrome': a case with no solution.

Echo Res Pract 2014 Dec 4;1(2):K13-6. Epub 2014 Nov 4.

The Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center , Los Angeles, California, 90048 , USA.

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December 2014

Prior chronic clopidogrel therapy is associated with increased adverse events and early stent thrombosis.

Thromb Haemost 2016 Jan 8;115(2):433-8. Epub 2015 Oct 8.

Elad Asher, MD, MHA, Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 5265601, Israel, Tel.: +972 3 6352303, Fax: +972 3 534 3888, E-mail:

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January 2016

Percutaneous interventions for left atrial appendage exclusion: options, assessment, and imaging using 2D and 3D echocardiography.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2015 Apr;8(4):472-488

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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April 2015

Infective Endovascular Fibrin Sheath Vegetations—A New Cause of Bacteremia Detected by Transesophageal Echocardiogram.

Am J Med 2015 Sep 10;128(9):1029-38. Epub 2015 Apr 10.

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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September 2015

Optimal use of echocardiography in valvular heart disease evaluation.

Heart 2015 Jun 23;101(12):977-86. Epub 2015 Mar 23.

The Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA The Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel The Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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June 2015

Echo-Doppler hemodynamics: an important management tool for today's heart failure care.

Circulation 2015 Mar;131(11):1031-4

From The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA (R.B., B.C., R.J.S., M.A.H.); and The Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, and the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel (R.B.).

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March 2015

Evaluation of prosthetic valve dysfunction with the use of echocardiography.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2014 ;15(4):332-50

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA; The Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel.

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April 2015

Echo Doppler Estimation of Pulmonary Capillary Wedge Pressure in Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis.

Echocardiography 2015 Oct 21;32(10):1492-7. Epub 2015 Jan 21.

Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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October 2015

The evolution of percutaneous mitral valve repair therapy: lessons learned and implications for patient selection.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Dec;64(24):2688-2700

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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December 2014

The left atrial appendage: anatomy, function, and noninvasive evaluation.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2014 Dec;7(12):1251-65

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Relation between stroke volume index to risk of death in patients with low-gradient severe aortic stenosis and preserved left ventricular function.

Am J Cardiol 2014 Aug 16;114(3):449-55. Epub 2014 May 16.

Non Invasive Cardiology Unit, Leviev Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel-Hashomer, Israel. Electronic address:

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August 2014

Survival after intervention in patients with low gradient severe aortic stenosis and preserved left ventricular function.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014 Dec 27;148(6):2823-7. Epub 2014 Mar 27.

Noninvasive Cardiology Unit, Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, Israel, and Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for a failed bio-bentall in patients with Marfan syndrome.

Cardiology 2014 5;128(1):9-12. Epub 2014 Feb 5.

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif., USA.

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January 2015

Surgery vs watchful waiting for mitral regurgitation.

JAMA 2013 Nov;310(19):2098-9

Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute, Los Angeles, California.

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November 2013

Management of mitral stenosis using 2D and 3D echo-Doppler imaging.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2013 Nov;6(11):1191-205

University Hospital Rostock, Rostock, Germany; Cardiovascular Center Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany.

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November 2013

Comparison of the effect on right atrial pressure of abdominal compression versus the Valsalva maneuver.

Am J Cardiol 2014 Jan 5;113(1):183-6. Epub 2013 Oct 5.

The Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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January 2014

Echocardiography in the use of noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring.

J Crit Care 2014 Feb 14;29(1):184.e1-8. Epub 2013 Oct 14.

The Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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February 2014

Antiplatelet effect of thienopyridine (clopidogrel or prasugrel) pretreatment in patients undergoing primary percutaneous intervention for ST elevation myocardial infarction.

Am J Cardiol 2013 Nov 22;112(10):1551-6. Epub 2013 Aug 22.

The Leviev Heart Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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November 2013

Plaque disruption during transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2014 Jan 22;15(1):117. Epub 2013 Aug 22.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA, USA.

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January 2014

Misdiagnosis by transoesophageal echo of post-operative cardiac thrombus and tamponade due to Surgicel® Fibrillar.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2014 Jan 2;15(1):114. Epub 2013 Aug 2.

The Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA.

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January 2014

Noninvasive evaluation of right atrial pressure.

J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2013 Sep 13;26(9):1033-42. Epub 2013 Jul 13.

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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September 2013

Predictors of high-risk angiographic findings in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2014 Apr 13;83(5):677-83. Epub 2013 Nov 13.

The Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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April 2014

An unusual case of saline contrast injected in the anterior cubital vein appearing in the left heart prior to the right heart.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2013 Aug 7;62(7):e13. Epub 2013 Jun 7.

The Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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August 2013

The role of echocardiography during mitral valve percutaneous interventions.

Cardiol Clin 2013 May 13;31(2):237-70. Epub 2013 Apr 13.

Cardiovascular Center, Darmstadt, Germany.

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May 2013

Bimodal response to aspirin loading in acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction.

Platelets 2013 19;24(6):435-40. Epub 2012 Sep 19.

Leviev Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, and Tel Aviv University, Israel.

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February 2014

[Clopidogrel resistance--clinical significance, pathogenesis and potential solutions].

Harefuah 2011 Feb;150(2):131-5, 206, 205

Heart Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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February 2011

Prospectively gated coronary computed tomography angiography: uncompromised quality with markedly reduced radiation exposure in acute chest pain evaluation.

Isr Med Assoc J 2011 Aug;13(8):463-7

Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel.

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August 2011

My home is my castle.

Am J Hematol 2011 Mar 15;86(3):303-6. Epub 2011 Feb 15.

Department of Medicine D, Wolfson Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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March 2011

Pulse pressure is a predictor of vascular endothelial function in middle-aged subjects with no apparent heart disease.

Vasc Med 2010 Aug;15(4):299-305

Leviev Heart Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel.

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August 2010

Hyponatremic brain edema: correlation with serial computed tomography scans.

Isr Med Assoc J 2009 Jul;11(7):442-3

Department of Medicine E, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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July 2009

Usefulness of routine use of multidetector coronary computed tomography in the "fast track" evaluation of patients with acute chest pain.

Am J Cardiol 2009 Jun 8;103(11):1481-6. Epub 2009 Apr 8.

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

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June 2009

Acute kidney injury, hepatitis, and CPK elevation associated with nitrofurantoin therapy.

Am J Med Sci 2009 Feb;337(2):132-3

Department of Medicine E, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

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February 2009

Gunshot injury from a lead bullet in a 10-year-old boy.

Isr Med Assoc J 2008 Oct;10(10):738-9

Department of Orthopedics B, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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October 2008

Aspirin--issues in daily practice: an update.

Isr Med Assoc J 2007 Apr;9(4):221-6

Department of Medicine E, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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April 2007

The association between right coronary artery morphology and endothelial function.

Int J Cardiol 2007 Jan 6;115(1):19-23. Epub 2006 Jun 6.

Heart Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel.

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January 2007