Partial list of finished projects with the assistance of Dr. Baras. All projects resulted in publications in refereed journals.
Treatment of men with paraphilia with a long-acting analogue
of Gonadotropin releasing hormone [published in The New England
Journal of Medicine].
Does stage T3a renal cell carcinoma embrace a homogeneous group
The neonate has a temporary conductive hearing loss due to fluid
in the middle ear.
Prognostic role of serum cytokeratin I 9 fragments in advanced
non-small-cell lung cancer: Association of marker changes after
two chemotherapy cycles with different measures of clinical response
The prognostic significance of circulating neuroendocrine markers
Chromogranin A, Pro-Gastrin-Releasing Peptide and Neuron-Specific
Enolase in patients with advanced Non-Small-Cell lung cancer.
Evaluation of urine Cyfra 21-1 for the detection of primary
and recurrent bladder carcinoma.
Myocardial ischemia, cardiac troponin, and long-term survival
of high- cardiac risk critically ill intensive care unit patients.
Correlation of rates of coronary artery bypass surgery, angioplasty,
and cardiac catheterization in 305 large communities for persons
age 65 and older.
Stages in the emergence of the dentition: An improved classification
and its application to Israeli children.
Protection of mice by intraperitoneal vaccination against challenge
in the foot pad with Mycobacterium Marinum.
Emergence of the permanent dentition: Ethnic variability among
Complications of pregnancy and labor in former oral contraceptive
Familial clustering of leprosy patients in an Israeli village.
Monitoring the therapy of lung cancer with alpha-1-Acid Glycoprotein.
The effect of shipment of skin biopsy-specimens to a distant
laboratory on viability of Mycobacterium Leprae.
Incidence of spontaneous and evoked fetal movements in the first
half of twin pregnancy.
Rubeosis Iridis in Retinoblastoma - Histologic findings and
the possible role of vascular endothelial growth factor in its induction.
Evaluation of tissue polypeptide specific antigen, CYFRA 21-1,
and carcinoembrionic antigen in nonsmall cell lung cancer: Does
the combined use of cytokeratin markers give any additional information?
Neonatal outcome of inborn and transported very-low-birth-weight
infants: relevance of perinatal factors.
Does parity affect the neonatal outcome of very-low-birth-weight
Changes in semen quality in Jerusalem between 1990 – 2000: A
cross sectional and longitudinal study
Prognostic factors for survival in metastatic breast cancer
during first-line Paclitaxel chemotherapy.
End of life practices in European intensive care units: The
A longitudinal, community based study of low back pain outcomes.
Low dose aspirin and prevention of cranial ischemic complications
in giant cell arthritis.
A "Smoke-Free" hospital in Israel – a possible mission.
The prognostic value of troponin T and echocardiography in acute
Prediction of Coronary Artery Disease Severity in Patients Referred
for Coronary Angiography.
Communication of end of life decisions in European Intensive
Nurse involvement in end-of-life decision making
Expression of p53 gene product and cell proliferation marker
Ki-67 in Ewing’s Sarcoma: Correlation with clinical outcome.
Pregnancy rates after communal growth of preimplantation human
embryos in vitro.
Circulating Tumor M2 Pyruvate Kinase and Thymidine Kinase 1
are Potential Predictors for Disease Recurrence in Renal Cell Carcinoma
The Follow-up of Patients with Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer
by Urine Cytology, Abdominal Ultrasound and Urine CYFRA 21-1: A
Predicting the Risk of High-Grade Bladder Cancer Using Non-Invasive
Data-Nomogram Establishment and External Validation.
Irregular Cleavage of Day 1 Preimplantation Human Embryos.
The ratio between inner cell mass diameter and blastocyst diameter is correlated with successful pregnancy outcomes of single blastocyst 3 transfers.