The COVID-19 Pandemic
Oren Caspi, M.D. and Ami Neuberger, M.D.
NATIONAL POSITION PAPER
Israeli Position Paper: Triage Decisions for Severely Ill Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Joint Commission of the Israel National Bioethics Council, the Ethics Bureau of the Israel Medical Association and Representatives from the Israeli Ministry of Health
Avraham Steinberg, Ephrat Levy-Lahad, Tami Karni, Noam Zohar, Gil Siegal, Charles L. Sprung, and the Israel National Bioethics Council, the Ethics Bureau of the Israel Medical Association, and Representatives from the Israeli Ministry of Health
The Sky Has Its Limits in COVID-19 Testing
Shai Linn, Shay Tzafrir, and Shay Gueron
Pandemic Spread—an Empirical Analysis
Comparison of Growth Patterns of COVID-19 Cases through the ARIMA and Gompertz Models. Case Studies: Austria, Switzerland, and Israel
Francisco Javier Diaz Perez, David Chinarro, Rosa Pino Otin,Ricardo Díaz Martín, Moises Diaz, and Adib Guardiola Mouhaffel
Investigating an Emerging Virus During a Sudden Pandemic Outbreak
Imaging Manifestations of Lung Injury During the COVID-19 Outbreak: What Have We Learned?
Anat Ilivitzki, Bar Rinnot, and Luda Glozman
Hydroxychloroquine and Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Systematic Review of a Scientific Failure
Stav Rakedzon, Yara Khoury, Gilad Rozenberg, and Ami Neuberger
Technological Developments and Strategic Management for Overcoming the COVID-19 Challenge within the Hospital Setting in Israel
Aharon (Ronnie) Abbo, Asaf Miller, Talya Gazit, Yonatan Savir, and Oren Caspi
COVID-19 Compared to Other Pandemic Diseases
Silvio Daniel Pitlik
Management of Failed Surgery for Anterior Glenohumeral Instability: Synopsis of Clinical Evidence
Nahum Rosenberg and Kamal Hamoud
Online First: June 7, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10408
The Quantitative Evaluation of the Density of the Segmental Branches of the MCA in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients
Erdal Demirtaş and Ibrahim Oztoprak
Online First: June 7, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10407
The Ethics of Error in Medicine
Shamai A. Grossman, Kiersten L. Gurley, and Richard E. Wolfe
Online First: June 7, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10406
Sustaining Translational Research
Online First: June 7, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10409
Effect of Inhalational Therapy on Buccal Mucosal Cells in Asthmatic Patients: A Cytological Study
Mohammed Ismail Benazir, Harikrishnan Prasad, Muthusamy Rajmohan, Kenniyan Kumar Srichinthu, Perumal Prema, Loganathan Mahalakshmi, and Gopal Shiva Kumar
Online First: May 20, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10405
The Maimonides Model for a Regimen of Health: A Comparison with the Contemporary Scenario
Isidor Segal and Shraga Blazer
Online First: March 24, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10396
Palliative Care: Too Good to Be True?
Helen Senderovich and Kristen McFadyen
Online First: March 22, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10394
Johannes Juda Groen (1903–1990): A Forgotten Visionary in the History of Medical Education
Online First: March 22, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10395
An Evaluation of the Different Serum Markers Associated with Mortality in Crimean–Congo Hemorrhagic Fever
Yusuf Kenan Tekin and Aynur Engin
Online First: February 18, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10393
A Tale of Two Nineteenth-century Dutch Jewish Hospitals—One a Success, The Other a Failure
Jack Y. Vanderhoek
Online First: January 20, 2020; DOI: 10.5041/RMMJ.10383
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Best Published Original Research Prize
We are pleased to announce the awardee of the 2018 Maimonides Best Published Original Research Prize, Dr. Louise Kezerle for the manuscript entitled “A Population-based Study of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in Southern Israel: Are Bedouin Women a New High-risk Group?” with co-authors Iftach Sagy, Leah Shalev, Offer Erez, and Leonid Barski.
The award ceremony will be announced in due course.
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