Organization: Örebro University Hospital, Sweden
Position & Titles: Vascular Surgeon, Head Vascular unit. Associate Prof of Surgery. Head EVTM program and society. Editor-in-chief JEVTM.
Educational background & professional experience
1995-2001 medical studies at Semmelweiss Medical University in Budapest, Hungary.
2002-2003 Internship Wolfson medical center, Tel Aviv, Israel
2003-2004 Surgery residency Kalix, Sweden
2005-2013 General surgeon and resident in vascular and endovascular surgery, Örebro and Karlskoga, Sweden.
2008 Vascular and trauma fellowship, Tel Aviv medical center, Israel.
2012 Vascular and trauma fellowship, Rio De Janiero, Brazil
2009-2013 PhD at the Örebro University, Health science.
2013-1014 Post doc Örebro University
2016- Associate Prof of surgery, Örebro University, Sweden
2017- Head Endovascular Resuscitation and Trauma Management (EVTM) program and JEVTM editor in Chief
2019- Head Vascular unit Örebro University Hospital, Sweden
Ongoing research on bleeding, trauma, perioperative metabolic and vascular surgery, human and animal studies. REBOA, resuscitation and EVTM studies. Physiological studies for non-hemorrhagic shock. Studies on rAAA, Endovascular techniques, Vascular surgery techniques, Trauma and postoperative metabolism. Clinical studies on bleeding control and endovascular techniques as well as multi-center trauma studies and registries.
Leading the lab of investigational vascular and endovascular training/Studies. Investigator/PI in several multi-center studies.
Born and raised in Israel. Married to a Swede and have 4 boys. Great interest in dancing, music and good-will doing.
Resent publications of interest for EVTM
-Top Stent Manual. 2017 ISBN 978-91-639-2522-1 (editor, Author)
Endovascular resuscitation and Trauma Management (EVTM) textbook, Springer 2020. (Editor, Author)
-Feasibility and Clinical Outcome of Reboa in Patients with Impending Traumatic Cardiac Arrest. Shock. 2019 Dec 16. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000001500.
-Resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the inferior vena cava is made hemodynamically possible by concomitant endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta-A porcine study. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Jan;88(1):160-168. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000002467.
-Blood pressure targeting by partial REBOA is possible in severe hemorrhagic shock in pigs and produces less circulatory, metabolic and inflammatory sequelae than total REBOA.
Injury. 2018 Dec;49(12):2132-2141. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2018.09.052. Epub 2018 Sep 29.
-Resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) and endovascular resuscitation and trauma management (EVTM): a paradigm shift regarding hemodynamic instability. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2018 Aug;44(4):487-489. doi: 10.1007/s00068-018-0983-y. Epub 2018 Aug 6.
-EVTM Textbook- Springer 2019