• Volume 9
  • April 2018
  • Issue 2

ORIGINAL RESEARCH

  • A Population-based Study of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in Southern Israel: Are Bedouin Women a New High-risk Group?

    Louise Kezerle, Iftach Sagy, Leah Shalev, Offer Erez, and Leonid Barski

  • Temporal Trends (1999–2015) in the Impact Factor of Biomedical Journals Published by US and EU Scientific Societies

    Matthew E. Falagas, Margarita Kyriakidou, George Spais, Efstathia Argiti, and Konstantinos Z. Vardakas

INTERNAL MEDICINE

HISTORY OF MEDICINE

ONLINE FIRST

  • Specific Amino Acids Affect Cardiovascular Diseases and Atherogenesis via Protection against Macrophage Foam Cell Formation: Review Article

    Claudia Grajeda-Iglesias and Michael Aviram

    Online First: June 20, 2018; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10337

  • Role of the Motor Unit Recruitment Pattern in the Pathogenesis of Myofascial Pain Syndrome in Postural Muscles

    Amir Minerbi and Simon Vulfsons

    Online First: June 19, 2018; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10336

The Maimonides
Best Published Original Research Prize

We are pleased to announce the awardee of the 2017 Maimonides Best Published Original Research Prize, Dr. Anatoli Stav for his manuscript entitled  Femoral versus Multiple Nerve Blocks for Analgesia after Total Knee Arthroplasty,” with co-authors Leonid Reytman, Roger Sevi, Michael Yohay Stav, Devorah Powell, Yanai Dor, Mickey Dudkiewicz, Fuaz Bayadse, Ahud Sternberg, and Michael Soudry.

The award ceremony was held on Monday, March 19 at Rambam Health Care Campus.

About the Maimonides Best Published Original Research Prize

The Editorial Board of Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal established The Maimonides Best Published Original Research Prize in 2017 in order to advance and promote publication of quality original research.

A prize of US$1,000 is awarded to the first author of the best research article published in Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal for the previous year. Adjudication is by the RMMJ Original Research Publication Advisory Committee. The prize is awarded in January of the year following publication, for the best research article published in Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal in the previous year. An award ceremony is held at Rambam Health Care Campus.

Application Criteria

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 Original Research Prize.

Submission Process

All papers must be submitted to the journal according to the Instructions for Authors posted on our website.

Review Process

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.

Prize Details

The prize will be awarded in the following year of publication (for example, 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.

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This Issue is Dedicated to the Memory of Dr. May Arieli—A Beloved Pediatrician, Mother and Wife