Special Issue on Gynecology, Fertility, and Obstetrics
Guest Editors: Lior Lowenstein, M.D., M.S., M.H.A., Shahar Kol, M.D., and Zeev Weiner, M.D.
GYNECOLOGY: CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS OF BASIC RESEARCH
Surgical Updates in the Treatment of Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Julia Geynisman-Tan and Kimberly Kenton
Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injuries (OASIs) in Israel: A Review of the Incidence and Risk Factors
Shimon Ginath, Yossi Mizrachi, Jacob Bar, Alexander Condrea, and Michal Kovo
Review of Robotic Surgery in Gynecology—The Future Is Here
Roy Lauterbach, Emad Matanes, and Lior Lowenstein
FERTILITY: ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Impact of Endometrial Preparation Protocols for Frozen Embryo Transfer on Live Birth Rates
Maria Cerrillo, Leyre Herrero, Alfredo Guillén, Mercedes Mayoral, and Juan Antonio García-Velasco
Anovulatory Patients Demonstrate a Sharp Decline in LH Levels upon GnRH Antagonist Administration during IVF Cycles
Linoy Segal, Ofer Fainaru, and Shahar Kol
Is a Blanket Elective Single Embryo Transfer Policy Defensible?
Eli Y Adashi and Norbert Gleicher
GnRH Agonist Triggering of Ovulation Replacing hCG: A 30-Year-Old Revolution in IVF Practice Led by Rambam Health Care Campus
Shahar Kol and Ofer Fainaru
OBSTETRICS: BENCH TO BEDSIDE
OBSTETRICS: ORIGINAL RESEARCH
Nucleated Red Blood Cells as a Marker of Acute and Chronic Fetal Hypoxia in a Rat Model
Victoria K. Minior, Brian Levine, Asaf Ferber, Seth Guller, and Michael Y. Divon
Protective Effect of N-Acetyl-Cysteine (NAC) in Lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-Associated Inflammatory Response in Rat Neonates
Nizar Khatib, Zeev Weiner, Yuval Ginsberg, Nibal Awad, and Ron Beloosesky
Was the Military Operation “Protective Edge” a Risk Factor for Pregnancy Complications?
Ohad Gluck, Yossi Mizrachi, Sophia Leytes, Jacob Bar, and Michal Kovo
HISTORY OF MEDICINE
ROBOTICS IN CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS
2017 - Volume 8
2016 - Volume 7
2015 - Volume 6
2014 - Volume 5
2013 - Volume 4
2012 - Volume 3
2011 - Volume 2
Best Published Research Prize
The Editorial Board of Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal is pleased to announce the establishment of a special award for papers published in the journal: The Maimonides Best Published Research Prize.
A prize of US$1,000 will be awarded to the first author of the best research article published in Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal for the previous year. Adjudication will be by the RMMJ Research Publication Advisory Committee. The first prize will be awarded in January of 2018, for the best research article in 2017 with the award ceremony being held at the Rambam Health Care Campus.
All Original Research articles published in Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal from January through December of each year, including online first articles, are eligible for The Maimonides Best Published Research Prize.
All papers must be submitted to the journal according to the Instructions for Authors posted on our website.
Adjudication criteria will be take into account a number of factors including: originality and innovativeness of the research; practical application of the research; importance and timeliness of the paper in relation to current research trends; scientific, methodological, and data quality; and translational relevance.
The prize will be awarded in the following year of publication (2018 for papers published in 2017; 2019 for papers published in 2018; etc.).
The prize (US$1,000) will be awarded to the first author of the paper.
The prize will be presented during a ceremony at Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, Israel.
This Issue is Dedicated to the Memory of Dr. May Arieli—A Beloved Pediatrician, Mother and Wife