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  • Kol S. First surrogacy pregnancy and delivery in Israel, Maariv, 23.2.1998. Full text
  • Kol S, Adashi EY. Intra-ovarian factors regulating ovarian function. Current Opinions in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 7:209, 1995. Full text
  • Kol S, Rohan RM and Adashi EY (2000). The role of growth factors in ovarian function and development. In: Sciarra JJ (Ed.), Gynecology and Obstetrics, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. Vol. 5, 11:1-13. Full text
  • Itskovitz-Eldor J, Kol S. Disorders of the gonadotrophs. In: Reproductive Endocrinology, Surgery and Technology. Adashi EY, Rock JA, Rosenwaks Z Editors, Raven Press, NY (1996). Full text
  • Kol S, Itskovitz-Eldor J. Triggering ovulation with GnRH analogs. In: Serono Symposia. Ovulation: Evolving Scientific and Clinical Concepts. Eli Y. Adashi, Editor. Springer-Verlag, New York, Inc. 2000, pp. 308-316.
  • Kol S. Hormonal Therapy of the Infertile Woman. In: “Contemporary Endocrinology: Hormone Replacement Therapy”, second edition. Editor: Wayne Meikle, pp 525-536, 2003, Humana Press, Totowa, NJ. Full text
  • Kol S. Assisted Reproductive Technology. In: Encyclopedia of Endocrinology and Endocrine Diseases. Editor-in-Chief Luciano Martini, 2004, Academic Press, San Diego. California. Full text
  • Weissman A, Kol S, Peretz BA. Gas embolism in obstetrics and gynecology. J Reprod Med 41:103-111, 1996. Full text
  • Kol S, Adir Y, Shupak A, Stahl S. Adjuvant hyperbaric oxygenation therapy in hand edema and ischemia. Techniques in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery 2:274-277, 1998. Full text
  • Kent-First MG, Kol S, Muallem A, Blazer S, Itskovitz-Eldor J. Infertility in intracytoplasmic-perm-injection-derived sons. Lancet 348:332, 1996. Full text
  • Kol S. Medical examination of rape victims. Medicine and Law 15:59, 1996. Full text
  • Kol S, Lewit N, Itskovitz-Eldor J. Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: modern concepts in pathophysiology and management. Mid East Fertil Soc J 1:246, 1996. Full text
  • Kol S. Oocyte donation: the shortage and a possible solution. Medicine and Law 19:74-77, 1998. Full text
  • Fertilization method is linked to gene defect. Washington Post, February 20, 1997. Full text
  • GnRH agonist instead of hCG to trigger ovulation in GnRH antagonist cycles. ESHRE Campus, Brussels, December 10th, 2004. GnRH antagonists in ovarian stimulation for IVF, Concensus workshop Group.
  • Kol S, Itskovitz-Eldor J. Society’s contribution to assisted reproductive technology abuse. Hum. Reprod. 20:2362, 2005. Full text
  • Kol S . Luteal support post GnRH agonist trigger: do not stop too soon. Human Reproduction 20:3257, 2005 Full text
  • Kol S. Does ovulation triggering influence the risk of OHSS? In “Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome. Chapter 20. Edited by Gerris, Olivennes, Delvingne, Taylor&Francis. 2006 Full text
  • Kol S. Agonist trigger in the context of OHSS prevention: primum non nocere . Human Reproduction Update, advanced access published March 31, 2006. Full text
  • Kol S. GnRH agonist trigger: looking for the coin under the lamp post? Human Reproduction 21:1328, 2006. Full text
  • Prevention of OHSS. Serono Symposia, St. Petersburg, Russia, May 5-6, 2006. Microsoft Powerpoint presentation
  • Advanced age fertility: Can we improve the results? The 10th Annual Meeting of the Israeli Society for Community Gynecology, Israel, October 17, 2007. Microsoft Powerpoint presentation
  • Kol S Ultrasound-guided embryo transfer – a special role in patients with certain uterine defects. Fertil Steril. 2008, 89(1):260 Full text
  • Kol S The vanishing follicle in women aged over forty: Premature, mechanical, LH-independent luteinization may reflect oocyte-follicle low quality?Med Hypotheses. 2008 Jan 10Full text
  • R. Homburg, Kol S Letter to the Editor: Reply: Investigating actions of changing hormone levels. Human Reproduction, doi:10.1093/humrep/den307 Full text
  • Kol S. Does GnRHa triggering completely abolish OHSS? GnRH agonist for triggering of final oocyte maturation – time for a paradigm shift. ESHRE Campus, Madrid, Spain, 3 December 2010Microsoft Powerpoint presentation
  • Kol S, Rohan RM and Adashi EY (2008). The role of growth factors in ovarian function and development. In: The Global Library of Women’s Medicine. Full text
  • Kol S, A case of severe early-onset OHSS after GnRH-agonist triggering. Letter to the Editor. Fertil Steril. 96:e151, 2011 Full text
  • Kol S, (2011). Ovarian hyperstimulation prevention. In: The Global Library of Women’s Medicine Full text
  • Kol S, OHSS: Should this be treated or prevented? Asia Pacific COGI conference, Bangkok, Thailand, November 2011. COGI Bangkok Kol
  • P. Humaidan, S. Kol, E.G. Papanikolaou, L. Engmann, C. Benadiva, J. Itskovitz-Eldor, E.J. Margalioth, E. Ricciarelli, D. Bodri, J.C. Castillo-Farfan, J.A. Garcia-Velasco, C. Yding Andersen, P. Devroey and B. Tarlatzis. Reply:  GnRH agonist for triggering final oocyte maturation: time for a critical evaluation of data. Hum. Reprod. Update 2012 18: 229-230.  Full text
  •  Kol S. Prevention of OHSS. Updates in Infertility Treatment, Budapest, Hungary, 8-10 February, 2012.  PPTX presentation, Live lecture (video)
  • Kol S. GnRH-a to trigger ovulation should be used in all PCOS patients to prevent OHSS. COGI conference, Singapore, July 2012. PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Individualized treatment from theory to practice: the private case of adding LH during GnRH antagonist based stimulation protocol. 11th Internatinal Symposium on GnRH, February 9-11, 2014, Salzburg, Austria.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S.OHSS prevention: Yes, we can! 11th Internatinal Symposium on GnRH, February 9-11, 2014, Salzburg, Austria.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S.IVF 2020, Maccabi Health Care, February 2014.
  • Kol S. GnRH agonist and individualized luteal phase hCG support will avoid OHSS in PCOS. Toward friendly stimulation in Assisted Reproductive Technology. Hillel Yafe, Hadera Israel, March 2014.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Elonva in poor responders. WOOSP 2014, Jaipur India, August 6-10, 2014  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Luteal support post agonist trigger for OHSS prevention: The introduction of “luteal coasting” as a novel approach.. WOOSP 2014, Jaipur India, August 6-10, 2014  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Recombinant LH, recombinant hCG and GnRH agonist to trigger ovulation in antagonist cycles: a critical Evaluation. WOOSP 2014, Jaipur India, August 6-10, 2014  PPTX presentation,  video
  • Kol S. IVF in Israel, quality vs. quantity, Carmel Hospital, Haifa, Israel, October 2014  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Treatment strategies for the infertile PCO patient. COGI 2014, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, November 20-22, 2014.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART), Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences. Elsevier. 17-Oct-2014 doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-801238-3.03880-0.
  • Kol S. Luteal coasting post GnRH agonist trigger. COGI 2015, Frankfurt, Germany, May 14-16, 2015.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Management of fertility treatment in PCOS patients. Update in Ob/Gyn, Leumit Sick Fund, Dead Sea, Israel, October 9, 2015.  PPTX presentation
  • Evron A, Blumenfeld Z, Adashi E, Kol S. The Role of Growth Factors in Ovarian Function and Development. Glob. libr. women’s med.,
    (ISSN: 1756-2228) 2015; DOI 10.3843/GLOWM.10288  Full text
  • Kol S. IVF results in Maccabi Health Services 2011-2014. Research Day, Maccabi-Assuta, Tel Aviv, January 2016 (Hebrew) PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Regulatory guidelines for IVF: HBV and HCV infected individuals. The ABC for fertility treatments in carriers of hepatitis B&C. Special conference of AYALA, The Israel Fertility Association endorced by the IsASL, The Israel Association for the study of the liver, January 2016, Tel Aviv, (Hebrew) PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. LH and FSH surges for final oocyte maturation: Is dual surge beneficial?. in: Manual of ovulation induction & ovarian stimulation protocols, 3rd edition. Editors: Allahbadia and Merchant. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2016, pp. 463-469.
  • Kol S. Quality measurement in IVF, Maccabi Health Care, March 2016.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. TV interview: IVF results in Israel, March 9th, 2016.  part 1.
     part 2.
  • Kol S. IVF treatment of high responders. Israel Fertility Association, School of Reproductive Endocrinology, April, 2016.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Radio interview: “The experts”, Haifa Radio, June 6th, 2017. www.youtube.com/watch?v=5plZs_hcYMY link
  • Kol S. LH supplementation in antagonist protocol, November 17th, 2017. link
  • Kol S. Reducing implantation failure: novel approach to luteal phase support. Merck organised European Fertility Meeting (PERSONALISING THE PATIENT Journey in ART to SHORTEN TIME TO LIVE BIRTH) November 24th-25th, 2017 at Sheraton Congress Hotel, Frankfurt, Germany.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. A novel look at luteal phase support post IVF. XII International Congress on Reproductive Medicine, Moscow, Russia, 16-19.1.2018.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. The endocrinology of the luteal in IVF. Tel Aviv University, An Update in Fertility Treatments Symposium, June 15th, 2018. link
  • Kol S. The luteal phase: a new era. Israel Fertility Society meeting, January 2019.
  • Kol S. The roadmap to LH supplementation in IVF. Sociedade Portuguesa de Medicina da Reprodução. Porto, Portugal, May 10, 2019 (plenary).
  • Kol S. Prevention of OHSS: Modern Technique. The World Association of Perinatal Medicine, Novel approaches in Fertility and Ovulation, Dead Sea, Jordan, May 25th, 2019 (plenary).  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Treatment strategies in infertile PCOS. The World Association of Perinatal Medicine, Novel approaches in Fertility and Ovulation, Dead Sea, Jordan, May 25th, 2019 (plenary).
  • Kol S. Endometrial receptivity can be improved with luteal support fine-tuning. 1st World Congress on Women’s Health Innovations and Inventions (WHII): Addressing Unmet Needs. July 9-11, 2019 Tel Aviv, Israel.  PPTX presentation
  • Video clip, IVF Elisha, in Hebrew. link
  • Working together with the Jewish Fertility Foundation. link
  • Kol S. What kind and dose of gonadotropins to use? Are biosimilars an option?, EXCEMED, Improving success in ART, Tallinn, Estonia, 19 October 2019. (plenary).  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. Triggering for ovulation – What are the options (hCG, GnRH a, Dual Triggering)?, EXCEMED, Improving success in ART, Tallinn, Estonia, 19 October 2019. (plenary).  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. I-study: Continued medical education, Fertility: Ovulation triggering methods, and luteal phase support, first part. link
  • Kol S. I-study: Continued medical education, Fertility: Ovulation triggering methods, and luteal phase support, second part. link
  • Kol S. Natural pregnancy in advanced age (Hebrew). Tel Aviv University, February 21, 2020.  PPTX presentation
  • Kol S. The endocrinology of the luteal phase in IVF cycles (Hebrew), IVF Worldwide Webinar Series, April 6, 2020. link
  • Kol S. Radio Kol Chai interview October 15, 2020 (Hebrew).  Listen
  • Kol S. A wider spectrum in FSH and LH deficiency. The «6th Congress of the Hellenic Society of Fertility & Sterility». Thessaloniki, Greece, May 28-30, 2021, Satellite Symposium 1: Connecting the details for life.
  • Kol S. LH and FSH deficiency: personalization of controlled ovarian stimulation treatment. Potruguese Fertility Society Annual meeting, Merck symposium. September 24, 2021.
  • Kol S. Progesterone free luteal support in IVF. IVF Worldwide online congress, October 1-3, 2021.
  • Kol S. Severe LH and FSH deficiency in an infertile patient undergoing ART. Merck Mini-Symposium, Chateau du Lac, Genval, Belgium 4.10.2021.
  • Kol S. LH supplementation in ovarian stimulation for IVF: The individual, LH deficient, patient perspective. VITA NOVA 2021 Meeting, Bratislava, Slovakia, 21.10.2021.
  • Kol S. To add LH or not to add LH? Is this a personal question? 25th Brazilian Congress on Assisted Reproduction and 15th Red Latinoamericana de Reproducción Assistida, November 5, 2021.
  • Kol S. Poor prognosis patients and LH: from RCT’s and metanalyses to personalized medicine. 9th International IVIRMA Congress, Spain, Virtual Congress Week, November 15-19, 2021.
  • Kol S. Progesterone-free luteal support for IVF. 17th Annual conference of Indian Fertility Society, FERTIVISION 2021, 10th-12th December, 2021.
  • Kol S. Individualized LPS: Fresh and FET cycles. Turkish Society of Reproductive Medicine (TSRM): Evidence based approach in ART. September 17, 2022, Ankara, Turkiye.
  • Kol S. hCG as trigger: The good the bad and the alternative. Ferring Excahnges in Fertility (Scientific Committee), September 29-30, 2022, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Kol S. To add LH or not to add LH during ovarian stimulation, video clips, Buenos Aires Argentina, March 2022. links.
  • Kol S. LH supplementation and ART: For whom? Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, November, 2022.
  • Kol S. Time to personalize luteal phase support – fresh and FET cycles. Cappadocia, Turkiye, May 2023.
  • Kol S. Individualized LH supplementation in ovarian stimulation for IVF: Just a slogan or a reality. Athens, Greece, July, 2023.
  • Kol S. LH supplementation in IVF: It is all about endocrinology. Tartu. Estonia, 20.10.23.  PPTX presentation

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