The Risk of Cancer Might be Lower Than We Think. Alternatives to Lifetime Risk Estimates
Gilat L. Grunau, Shay Gueron, Boris Pornov, and Shai Linn
Factors Affecting Surgical Decision-making—A Qualitative Study
Caroline Gunaratnam and Mark Bernstein
EXERCISE AND OSTEOPOROSIS
MODERN INSIGHTS FROM BIBLICAL DISEASES
JEWISH VALUES AND MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY
POSTHUMOUS DIAGNOSIS OF FAMOUS HISTORICAL FIGURES
Porphyria: What Is It and Who Should Be Evaluated?
Yonatan Edel and Rivka Mamet
Online First: March 15, 2018; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10333
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
Online First: March 6, 2018; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10332
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
Online First: February 27, 2018; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10331
A Young Patient with Leg Weakness and Hypokalemia—Case Report
Elias Andrawus, Irit Hochberg, and Zaher S. Azzam
Online First: February 27, 2018; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10330
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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, which is open to the public, will be held on Monday, March 19 at 12:30 pm at Rambam Health Care Campus, in the Lecture Auditorium of the Joseph Fishman Oncology Center on the 7th floor.
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.
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.
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 (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.
This Issue is Dedicated to the Memory of Dr. May Arieli—A Beloved Pediatrician, Mother and Wife