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Finalists and Winners

There are many exceptional clinical research achievements, accomplished by medical doctors and pharmacists in our region.

With the International Medis Awards for Medical Research, we take care that those outstanding achievements do not remain unnoticed, for they contribute tremendously to the progress in diagnosis and treatment of different diseases. We proudly present the finalists and winners of the Medis Awards.  

Anesthesiology
2017Winner

+Tihamer Molnar, Hungary

L-Arginine Pathway Metabolites Predict Need for Intra-operative Shunt During Carotid Endarterectomy

Published in: European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Gastroenterology
2017Winner

+Mattias Mandorfer, Austria

Sustained virologic response to interferon-free therapies ameliorates HCV-induced portal hypertension

Published in: Journal of Hepatology
Gynecology
2017Winner

+Andraž Dovnik, Slovenia

Incidence of positive peritoneal cytology in patients with endometrial carcinoma after hysteroscopy vs. dilatation and curettage

Published in: Radiology and Oncology
Neurology
2017Winner

+Veronika Rutar Gorišek, Slovenia

Beyond aphasia: Altered EEG connectivity in Broca’s patients during working memory task

Published in: Brain and Language
Ophthalmology
2017Winner

+Aleksej Medić, Croatia

Effect of preoperative topical diclofenac on intraocular interleukin-12 concentration and macular edema after cataract surgery in patients with diabetic retinopathy: a randomized controlled trial

Published in: Croatian Medical Journal
Pediatrics
2017Winner

+Klemen Dovč, Slovenia

Closed-loop glucose control in young people with type 1 diabetes during and after unannounced physical activity: a randomised controlled crossover trial

Published in: Diabetologia
Pharmacy
2017Winner

+Mladena Lalić-Popović, Serbia

The Effect of Diabetes and Hypertension on the Placental Permeation of the Hydrophilic Drug, Ranitidine

Published in: Placenta
Pulmonology (with Allergology)
2017Winner

+Marina Labor, Croatia

Exhaled Breath Temperature as a Novel Marker of Future Development of COPD: Results of a Follow-Up Study in Smokers

Published in: COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Rheumatology
2017Winner

+Ivan Padjen, Croatia

Clinical meaning and implications of serum hemoglobin levels in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Published in: Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism
Rheumatology
2017Winner

+Jelena Vojinović, Serbia

European multicentre pilot survey to assess vitamin D status in rheumatoid arthritis patients and early development of a new Patient Reported Outcome questionnaire (D-PRO)

Published in: Autoimmunity Reviews
Anesthesiology
2017Finalist

+Marija Stević, Serbia

Comparison of ketamine and ketofol for deep sedation and analgesia in children undergoing laser procedure

Published in: Lasers in Medical Science
Gastroenterology
2017Finalist

+Goran Hauser, Croatia

Diclofenac sodium versus ceftazidime for preventing pancreatitis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial

Published in: Surgical Endoscopy
Gynecology
2017Finalist

+Marina Ivanišević, Croatia

Effect of eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid supplementation on C-peptide preservation in pregnant women with type-1 diabetes: randomized placebo controlled clinical trial

Published in: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Gynecology
2017Finalist

+Vedran Kardum, Croatia

Methylation-associated silencing of SFRP1 gene in high-grade serous ovarian carcinomas

Published in: Annals of Diagnostic Pathology
Neurology
2017Finalist

+Zoran Vukojević, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Neurosarcoidosis and multiple intracerebral hematomas: An unusual clinical presentation

Published in: Journal of the Neurological Sciences
Ophthalmology
2017Finalist

+Maja Živković, Serbia

The Effect of LASIK Procedure on Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer and Macular Ganglion Cell-Inner Plexiform Layer Thickness in Myopic Eyes

Published in: BioMed Research International
Pediatrics
2017Finalist

+Judith Pichler, Austria

Reduced risk of pulmonary emboli in children treated with long-term parenteral nutrition

Published in: Clinical Nutrition
Pharmacy
2017Finalist

+Iva Mucalo, Croatia

Potentially inappropriate medicines in elderly hospitalised patients according to the EU(7)-PIM list, STOPP version 2 criteria and comprehensive protocol

Published in: European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Pulmonology (with Allergology)
2017Finalist

+Balázs Antus, Hungary

Kinetics of exhaled carbon monoxide following waterpipe smoking indoors and outdoors

Published in: CHEST Journal
Rheumatology
2017Finalist

+Jaka Ostrovršnik, Slovenia

Long-term follow-up on tocilizumab treatment of AA amyloidosis secondary to polyarteritis nodosa

Published in: Amyloid - The Journal of Protein Folding Disorder