Winners of the Best Paper Prize 2015 have been announced

March 16, 2016

Winners of the Best Paper Prize 2015 have been announced. 
 
1st prize (8000 PLN) - Piotr Rozentryt, Jacek T. Niedziela, Bartosz Hudzik, Wolfram Doehner, Ewa A. Jankowska, Jolanta Nowak, Stephan von Haehling, Krzysztof Myrda, Stefan D. Anker, Piotr Ponikowski, Lech Poloński. Abnormal serum calcium levels are associated with clinical response to maximization of heart failure therapy. Pol Arch Med Wewn. 2015; 125 (1-2): 54-64.
 
2nd prize (6000 PLN) - Maciej Gnass, Artur Szlubowski, Jerzy Soja, Piotr Kocoń, Lucyna Rudnicka, Adam Ćmiel, Krzysztof Sładek, Jarosław Kużdżał. Comparison of conventional and ultrasound‑guided needle biopsy techniques in the diagnosis of sarcoidosis: a randomized trial. Pol Arch Med Wewn. 2015; 125 [5]: 321-328.
 
3rd prize (4000 PLN) - Małgorzata Rusak, Andrzej Eljaszewicz, Łukasz Bołkun, Ewa Łuksza, Izabela Łapuć, Jarosław Piszcz, Paulina Singh, Milena Dąbrowska, Anna Bodzenta-Łukaszyk, Janusz Kłoczko, Marcin Moniuszko. Prognostic significance of PD‑1 expression on peripheral blood CD4+ T cells in patients with newly diagnosed chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Pol Arch Med Wewn. 2015; 125 (7-8): 553-559.
 
The award ceremony will be held on May 20, 2016, during the 15th National Conference of the Polish Society of Internal Medicine in Kraków.