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פרטים אישיים

  • השכלה

    1967 – 1972 School of Medicine at the National
    University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
     
    1972 Certified M.D. ministry of Health, Argentina.
     
    1969 - 1973 Teaching Assistant and tutor at the First Chair of Human
    Physiology of the National University of Buenos Aires,
    Argentina .
     
    1973 - 1976 Internal Medicine Residency, at University Hospital
    Guillermo Rawson, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
     
    1976 Internal Medicine Residency Certificate
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • התמחות

    1977 - 1982 Cardiology Residency at the Israel and Ione Massada
    Center for Heart Diseases, Beilinson Hospital,
    Petah-Tikva, Israel.
  • חברויות באיגודים וארגונים מקצועיים

    Israel Heart Society
     
    Working Group of Intensive Cardiac Care
     
    Working Group of Interventional Cardiology
     
    2007-2009 Elected Board Members of the Israel Heart Society
  • פרסומים נבחרים

    1. OH Kracoff, JF Marquis, HE Aldridge, L Schwartz, M Henderson PA Majid, E Matushinsky, AG Adelman: Twelve lead ECG recording during coronary angioplasty (PTCA) : Analysis of reciprocal changes. Meeting of the American Heart Association.
    Circulation, part 11, vol 70, 11-296, Oct. 1984.
     
    2. OH Kracoff, I Ovsyscher, I Gussarsky, L Rudnick,
    M Gueron: Malignant evolution of a benign anomaly:
    Myocardial bridging. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society,1986. Israel Journal of Medical Sciences,
    Vol. 22, : 608-09. July-August 1986.
    3. OH Kracoff, S Sclarovsky, A Caspi: Regressive
    Electrocardiographic pseudonormalization after acute
    Anterior wall myocardial ischemia or infarction: Clinical
    Characteristics and angiographic findings. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1988.
    Israel Journal of Medical Sciences, 24 (8) 440 : Aug. 1988
     
    4. A Sagie, S Sclarovsky, B Strasberg, OH Kracoff, E Rechavia,
    R Bassevich, J Agmon: Acute anterior wall myocardial infarction presenting with positive T waves without ST segment shift. ECG features and angiographic correlation. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1988
    Israel Journal of Medical Sciences, 24 (8) : 441, Aug. 1988.
    5. OH Kracoff, M Oettinger, S Botwin, A Caspi, B Belhassen, B
    Strasberg: Right ventricular dysplasia ( RVD): different
    Arrhythmogenic patterns. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1988
    Israel Journal of Medical Sciences, 24 (8) : 444 , Aug. 1988.
    6. OH Kracoff, M Oettinger, O Ayzenberg, M Epstein, A Caspi.
    Evaluation of possible isosorbide dinitrate-heparin interaction
    Proceedings of International Symposium on Nitrate Therapy,
    Frankfurt 30/11-1/12/1988
     
    7. O Ayzenberg B Belhassen, M Oettinger, M Epstein, OH Kracoff
    A Caspi. Malignant ventricular arrhythmias as indication for cardiac
    transplantation. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society,
    Israel J of Medical Sciences, 1989. 25 (8) 470, 1989. Nov, 2002
    8. M Epstein, O Ayzenberg, OH Kracoff, S Botwin, M Oettinger, R
    Jardin, PW Obel, A Caspi. Flecainide acetate in the treatment of
    resistant tachyarrhythmias. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society 1989 ; Israel J of Medical Sciences . 25 (8) : 470 – 71, 1989
    9. OH Kracoff, M Oettinger, O Ayzenberg, M Epstein, A Caspi.
    Apparent relationship between exercise and delayed appearance of acute ischemic syndrome. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1989. Israel J of Medical Sciences. 25 (8) : 469, 1989.
    10. OH Kracoff, BT Shklar. M Oettinger, A Caspi. Signal averaged
    QRS width predicts heart failure after acute myocardial infarction.
    First International Symposium of Heart failure, A Kimchi, B Lewis
    Editors. 502, May 1989..
    11. OH Kracoff, BT Shklar, M Oettinger, A Caspi. Late potentials
    recording in acute ischemic syndrome. First International Symp.
    on Heart Failure, A Kimichi, B Lewis editors. 503, May 1989.
    12. OH Kracoff, S Sclarovsky, A Caspi. Regressive
    Electrocardiographic pseudonormalization after anterior wall
    Ischemia. Annual meeting of the European Heart Society, 1989 European Heart Journal (suppl) 10 : 120 , 1989.
    13. OH Kracoff, S Sclarovsky, A Caspi. Reciprocal Changes as the presenting electrocardiographic manifestation of acute ischemic heart disease. Annual meeting of the European Heart Society, 1989. European Heart Journal (suppl) 10 : 2197, 1989.
    14. O Ayzenberg , OH Kracoff, M Oettinger, M Epstein, A Caspi
    Feasibility of acute PTCA without in-hospital cardiac surgery back-up. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1990. Israel J. of Medical Sciences. 1990.
     
    15. OH Kracoff, S Botvin, O Ayzenberg, A Caspi. Silent versus
    symptomatic ischemia: angiographic correlations. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1990. Israel J of Medical Sciences, 1990.
    16. OH Kracoff, L Reisin, M Oettinger, A Schneeweiss, A Caspi.
    Hemodynamic evaluation of Flosequinan after acute and long term
    administration in patients with moderate and severe heart failure. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1990.
    Israel J of Medical Sciences. 1990.
    17. O.Ayzenberg, Y Shalev, M Oettinger, M Epstein, OH Kracoff, A
    Caspi. Immediate results and late outcome of emergency coronary
    angioplasty performed with remote surgical back-up. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1991
    Israel J of Medical Sciences, 1991.
    18. OH Kracoff, AG Adelman, JF Marquis, A Caspi, HE Aldridge,
    L Schwartz. Twelve-lead Electrocardiogram Recording
    During Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty:
    Analysis of Reciprocal Changes. Cardiology Digest 5: 6-7. 1991.
    19. O Ayzenberg, OH Kracoff, Y Shalev, M Oettinger, M Epstein, A
    Caspi. Coronary Angioplasty in Unstable Angina. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1993. Israel J of Medical Sciences. 1993.
    20. OH Kracoff, S Shimoni, M Oettinger, O Ayzenberg, M Epstein,A Caspi. Electrocardiology of isolated diagonal branch stenosis. The annual meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1994.
    21. S Shimoni, OH Kracoff. T Vischnitzer, M Ziv, A Caspi.
    Osborn Wave in Endurance athletes. The annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1995.
    22. Z Gelman – Kohan, M Ziv, OH Kracoff, H Vinkler, A Caspi.
    Familial Aortic Root Dilatation Associated With Short Stature and
    Dental and Ungual Dystrophy: a Previously Undescribed Phenotype.
    The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1995.
     
     
    23. M Epstein, S Shimoni, OH Kracoff, A Caspi. Head up tilt
    Test in young soldiers suffering of recurrent syncope. The Annua
    Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1995.
    24. OH Kracoff, O Ayzenberg, S Shimoni, M Oettinger, M Epstein.
    F Kusniec, A Caspi. Coronary Angioplasty of total occlusion:
    Immediate success and complications rate. The Annual Meeting
    of the Israel Heart Society, 1995.
    25. O Ayzenberg, OH Kracoff, M Oettinger, M Epstein, F Kusniec,
    A Caspi. Coronary interventional procedures in stable and unstable
    Coronary syndromes. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart
    Society, 1995.
    26. OH Kracoff, O Ayzenberg, M. Oettinger, M Epstein, A Caspi. Post
    cardiac surgery subacute constrictive pericarditis. The Annual
    meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1996. Israel J of Medical
    Sciences. 32 (suppl) S15, 1996.
     
    27. OH Kracoff, N Ad. S Shimoni, A, Caspi. Accelerated
    Progression of aortic stenosis post-cardiac surgery. The Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society, 1996. Israel J of Medical
    Sciences. 32 (suppl), S18, 1996.
     
    28. OH Kracoff. N Ad, S Shimoni, A Caspi
    Accelerated progression of aortic stenosis post coronary surgery.
    Ninth meeting of the Mediterranean association of Cardiology and
    Cardiac Surgery, Tel-Aviv, 1996.
    29. O.H. Kracoff, A. Caspi, More About the Electrocardiogram of Acute Myocardial Infarction (Invited Lecture) Third International Congress on Coronary Artery Disease From Prevention to Intervention; Oct 2000, Lyon, France
     
    30. M Epstein, O Paz, S Shimoni, O Ayzenberg, F Kusniec, O Kracoff, N Fogel, S Goland, A Caspi. Head-Up Tilt Test in Young Soldiers Suffering of Recurrent Syncope. PACE, 2001, 24:S31, 122
     
    31. E Kaluski, R Tzimlichman, A Marmur, O Kracoff, O Milovanov, A Caspi, Z Vered G Cotter RITZ 5: Randomized intravenous Tezosentan (an endothelin ET-A/B antagonist) for the treatment of pulmonary edema: a prospective multicenter double blind Placebo controlled study. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 39, 167-167, Mar 2002
     
    32. OH Kracoff, S Shumilov Klipper, A Caspi. Pseudonormal Electrocardiogram During Evolving Myocardial Infarction and Severity of the Infarct Related Artery (IRA) Stenosis. The 55th Annual Meeting of the Israel Heart Society. 2008, P13:348
  • ניסיון קליני קודם

    1983 Certified Specialist in Cardiology, Ministry
    of Health, Israel
     
    1983 Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Examination. Passed
     
    1983 – 1984 Cardiology Fellowship, Mount Sinai Hospital and
    Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto,
    Toronto, Canada.
     
    1984 – 1985 Senior Resident in Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai
    Hospital, University of Toronto,Toronto, Canada.
     
    1985 Medical Council of Canada Qualifying examination. Passed
     
     
    1985 – 1987 Staff Cardiologist at Soroka Medical Center,
    Beer- Sheva, Israel.
     
    1987 Staff Cardiologist at Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot,
    Israel.
     
    1992 – 1998 Cardiologist in charge of intermediate Care and post
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Kaplan Medical Center.
     
     
    1993 Intensive training in Interventional Cardiology Devices
    (July & August) at Toronto General Hospital, Toronto,
    Canada
     
    1999 – Pres. Director of Intensive Coronary Care Unit. Kaplan Medical Center .
  • פעילות אקדמית

    1983-85 Tutor of medical students years 4th to 6th, University of Toronto,
    Canada
     
    1985-87 Tutor of medical students years 4th to 6th, Ben Gurion
    University, Beer-Sheva
     
    1990-2003 Tutor of medical students from the Hebrew University, years 4th
    to 6th at Kaplan Medical Center.
     
    1994-1996 Director of Intensive Cardiac Care Course for Registered Nurses
    School of Nurses, Kaplan Medical Center
     
    1995-1997 Lecturer at Cardiology Course, Faculty of Medicine,
    Ben Gurion University
     
    Lecturer of Cardiology Chapters at School for Physicians
    “olim”Kaplan Medical Center
     
    1998 Co-Director of Course: Cardiology: from the beginning to the
    unsolved problems. Soreq Nuclear Research Center
     
    1999-2000 Director of paramedics volunteer course Kaplan Medical Center
     
    2002-2003 Distinguished teacher, Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew
    University
     
    2005-06 Tutor Paramedics Course, Ben Gurion University.
    at Kaplan Medical Center
     
    2009 Tutor Paramedics Course, Ben Gurion University.
    at Kaplan Medical Center