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Iwona Sudoł-Szopińska
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Journal of Ultrasonography

 

The “Journal of Ultrasonography” is the official journal of the Polish Ultrasound Society (PTU). The mission of the journal is to promote ultrasonography among medical professionals representing various specialties as well as to present the current state-of-the-art and the results of original studies involving ultrasound imaging.

The journal publishes:

  • original papers;
  • review papers;
  • case reports;
  • short communications – describing the preliminary results of empirical studies of special importance, the course and the preliminary results of original empirical studies or original technical solutions;
  • letters to the editor – presenting justified author’s opinions on a given topic, recommendations for clinical practice.

The journal is a quarterly published in English and Polish.

ISSN: 2084-8404

eISSN: 2451-070X

 

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Iwona Sudoł-Szopińska, MD, PhD

Associate Editors

  • Lungs: Piotr Kwaśniewicz
  • Musculoskeletal: Grzegorz Pracoń
  • Urinary Tract: Andrzej Lewicki
  • Breast: Katarzyna Dobruch-Sobczak
  • Cardio-Vascular: Anna Drelich-Zbroja
  • Pediatrics and Neonatology: Magdalena Maria Woźniak
  • Obsterics & Gynaecology: Paweł Guzik, Michał Migda
  • Physics & Engineering: Maryla Kuczyńska
  • Abdomen: Agnieszka Rogowska
  • Head: Artur Maliborski
  • Neck: Marek Dedecjus, Ewelina Szczepanek-Parulska

Managing Editors
Aleksandra Kwiatkowska-Przybysz
Marcin Mruwczyński

English Language Editors
Translation Agency Lingua Line

Biostatistical Consultant
Małgorzata Mańczak

Editorial Board

  • Diana Afonso, Hospital Beatriz Angelo, MSK unit and Hospital da Luz, MSK unit Lisbon, Portugal
  • Dominique Amy, Consultant of Breast Imaging, Vice President of the European Society of Breast Ultrasound, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Radu Badea, Ultrasound Department, Regional Institute of Hepatology and Gastroenterology “Octavian Fodor”, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Iuliu Haţieganu”, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • Jan Baron, Department of Radiodiagnosis and Interventional Radiology, Prof. Kornel Gibiński Independent Public Central Clinical Hospital, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Katowice, Poland
  • Eva Bartels, Center for Neurological Vascular Diagnostics, Munich, Germany
  • Jose Antonio Bouffard, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine Ultrasound, Detroit Medical Center, Sports Medicine Institute, Detroit, MI, USA
  • Boris Brkljačić, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital “Dubrava”, Zagreb, Croatia
  • Mirjana Brvar, Department of Radiology, University Clinical Centre Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia
  • Luis Cerezal, Diagnóstico Médico Cantabria (DMC), Santander, Spain
  • Massimo Ceruso, Department of Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, University Hospital Careggi, Florence, Italy
  • Piotr Chłosta, Clinical Unit of Urology, Świętokrzyskie Oncology Center, Kielce, Poland
  • Michel Claudon, Department of Radiology, Nancy University Hospital, Vandoeuvre-lès-Nancy, France
  • Maria Antonietta D’Agostino, Versailles-Saint Quentin En Yvelines University, Department of Rheumatology, Ambroise Paré Hospital, APHP, Boulogne-Billancourt, France
  • Christoph F. Dietrich, Medical Department II, Caritas-Krankenhaus, Bad Mergentheim, Germany
  • Elena Drakonaki, University Hospital of Heraklion, Stavrakia, Crete, Greece
  • Thomas Fischer, Department of Radiology, Charité University Hospital, Berlin, Germany
  • Dana Fodor, Iuliu Haţieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • Diana Gaitini, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
  • Carmen Garre, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca in Murcia, Spain
  • Odd Helge Gilja, National Centre for Ultrasound in Gastroenterology, Haukeland University Hospital, and Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
  • Adam Greenspan, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
  • Gÿorgy Harmat, Medical Director, Madarász Street Children’s Hospital, Budapest, Hungary
  • Ewa Helwich, Neonatology and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Institute of Mother and Child, Warsaw, Poland
  • Robert Hemke, Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Stella S. Y. Ho, Department of Imaging and Interventional Radiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
  • Mihai Iacob, President of Europäische Vereinigung für die Entwicklung von Klinischen Ultraschalluntersuchungen im Ambulanten Gesundheitswesen (EUVEKUS), Wien, Austria, and European Association for the Development of Clinical Ultrasonography in Ambulatory Health Care (EADUS), Timisoara, Romania
  • Lennart Jans, Department of Radiology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
  • Jacob Jaremko, Department of Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
  • Wanda Kawalec, Department of Cardiology, Children’s Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland
  • Wojciech Kosiak, Laboratory of Diagnostic Ultrasound and Biopsy, Department of Pediatrics, Oncology & Hematology, Medical University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
  • Masatoshi Kudo, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
  • Ewa Kuligowska, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, USA
  • Adrian Lim, Imperial College London and Healthcare NHS Trust, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
  • Mario Maas, Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Grzegorz Małek, Department of Radiology, Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Warsaw, Poland
  • Carlo Martinoli, Department of Radiology, DISSAL, Università di Genova, Genoa, Italy
  • Vasco Mascarenhas, Hospital da Luz, Grupo Luz Saúde, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Michel De Maeseneer, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
  • Andrzej Nowicki, Ultrasound Department, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Warsaw, Poland
  • Dieter Nürnberg, Brandenburg Medical School Theodor Fontane, Brandenburg Institute for Clinical Ultrasound (BICUS), Neuruppin, Germany
  • Robert Olszewski, Department of Geriatrics, National Institute of Geriatrics Rheumatology and Rehabilitation and Department of Ultrasound, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
  • Maciej Pech, Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
  • Edyta Płońska-Gościniak, Department of Cardiology, Pomeranian Medical University in Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland
  • Alina Popescu, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara, Romania
  • Maija Radzina, Paula Stradina Clinical University Hospital, Diagnostic Radiology Institute, Riga Stradins University, Radiology Research Laboratory, Riga, Latvia
  • Maria Respondek-Liberska, Department of Diagnosis and Prevention of Congenital Defects, Polish Mother’s Memorial Hospital and Research Institute, Łódź, Poland
  • Michael Riccabona, Department of Radiology, University Hospital LKH Graz, Graz, Austria
  • Saulius Rutkauskas, Institute of Sport Science and Innovations, Lithuanian Sports University, Kaunas, Lithuania
  • Giulio Aniello Santoro, Pelvic Floor Unit, I° Department of Surgery, Regional Hospital, Treviso, Italy
  • Mustafa Secil, Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Izmir, Turkey
  • Zeno Spârchez, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Iuliu Hatieganu", Institute for Gastroenterology and Hepatology "O. Fodor", Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • Reto Sutter, Radiology Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • Jacek Suzin, First Clinic of Gynecology and Gynecological Oncology, N. Pirogov Regional Specialist Hospital in Łódź, Łódź, Poland
  • Małgorzata Szczerbo-Trojanowska, Department of Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland
  • Marcin Szkudlarek, Department of Rheumatology, University of Copenhagen Hospital at Køge, Denmark
  • Kazimierz Szopiński, Department of Dental Radiology, Infant Jesus Teaching Hospital – Trauma Treatment Center, Warsaw, Poland
  • Pekka Taipale, Kuopio University and Iisalmi Hospital, Iisalmi Hospital, Iisalmi, Finland
  • James Teh, Department of Radiology, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK
  • François Tranquart, Geneva Research Center, Plan-les-Ouates, Switzerland
  • Jan Tuma, Ultrasound Institute, Uster, Switzerland
  • Violeta Vasilevska Nikodinovska, University "Ss.Cyril and Methodius", University Surgical Clinic "St.Naum Ohridski", Skopje, Macedonia
  • Josephine Wing-Yuk Ip, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
  • Andre F. Yamada, The Federal University of São Paulo, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz, Division of General and Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology, Wrocław Medical University, Wrocław, Poland
  • Frantisek Zatura, Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic

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List of Reviewers 2019

Dominique Amy
Paweł Andruszkiewicz
Neeti Aggarwal
Artur Bachta
Nira Beck-Razi
Nidhi Bhatnagar
Agnieszka Brodzisz
Natalia Buda
Beata Ciszkowska-Łysoń
Zbigniew Czyrny
Grzegorz Ćwik
Małgorzata Degowska
Baby Nadeem
Elena Drakonaki
Anna Drelich-Zbroja
Michał Elwertowski
Thomas Fischer
Barbara Gambin
Carmen Garre
Ireneusz Gierbliński
Paweł Guzik
Zoltan Harkanyi    
Gordana Ivanac
Wiesław Jakubowski
Maciej Jędrzejczyk
Maciej Karolczak    
Jarosław D. Kasprzak
Aleksandra Konarzewska
Wojciech Kosiak
Berta Kowalska
Wojciech Krzyżanowski
Marta Legatowicz-Koprowska
Grzegorz Małek
Mario Maas
Tomasz Madej
Artur Maliborski
Wojciech Mądry

Bartosz Migda
Marian Migda
Michał Migda
Krzysztof Mlosek
Piotr Myrcha
Michał Nieciecki
Dieter Nürnberg
Robert Olszewski
Hanna Piotrzkowska-Wróblewska
Edyta Płońska-Gościniak
Maria Pokorska-Śpiewak     
Alina Popescu
Magdalena Posadzy
Grzegorz Pracoń
Maija Radzina
Saulius Rutkauskas
Włodzimierz Sawicki
Mustafa Secil
Małgorzata Siergiej
Krzysztof Skoczylas
Piotr Skrzypczyk
Rafał Słapa
Andrzej Smereczyński
Zeno Spârchez
Iwona Sudoł-Szopińska
Tomasz Szopiński
Łukasz Światłowski
Alberto Tagliafico
Gabriele Tonni
Janusz Tyloch
Violeta Vlad
Florentin Vreju
Krystyna Walas
Dorota Walasik-Szemplińska
Andrzej Paweł Wieczorek
Magdalena Woźniak
Piotr Zajkowski
Frantisek Zatura

The “Journal of Ultrasonography” sincerely expresses gratitude to the colleagues who reviewed articles submitted to the journal in 2019.

 

List of Reviewers 2018

Nabil Abdalla
Georgina Allen
Maria Anisimova
Tomasz Batko
Nira Beck-Razi‏
Nidhi Bhatnagar
Alessandro Bozzato
Agnieszka Brodzisz
Damian Czepita
Zbigniew Czyrny
Georgios Delimpasis
Marzena Dębska
Abdoulaye Ndoye Diop
Katarzyna Dobruch-Sobczak
Elena Drakonaki
Anna Drelich-Zbroja
Michał Elwertowski
Daniela Fodor
Carmen Garre
Chiara Giraudo
Adam Greenspan
George Harmat
Michael Hocke
Gordana Ivanac
Slavcho Ivanoski
Tjeerd Jager
Tomasz Jargiełło
Maciej Jędrzejczyk
Jakub Kałużny
Jarosław Kocięcki
Aleksandra Konarzewska
Wojciech Kosiak
Berta Kowalska
Piotr Kruczek
Wojciech Krzyżanowski
Michał Latalski
Anna Lewicka
Andrzej Lewicki
Mario Maas
Grzegorz Małek
Gebhard Mathis
Agnieszka Mądro
Józef Mierzwiński
Marian Migda
Michał Migda
Krzysztof Mlosek
Artur Mroczkowski
Andrzej Nowicki
Witold Olszański
Monika Ostrowska
Maciej Owecki
Alberto Borges Peixoto
Nicole Pouliart
Grzegorz Pracoń
Francesco Principe
Michael Riccabona
Saulius Rutkauskas
Ludomira Rzepecka-Wejs
Dariusz Samulak
Włodzimierz Sawicki
Mustafa Secil
Małgorzata Serafin-Król
Krzysztof Skoczylas
Rafał Słapa
Andrzej Smereczyński
Zeno Spârchez
Anna Steć
Michał Studniarek
Tomasz Szopiński
Ioanna Tritou
Janusz Tyloch
Filip Vanhoenacker
Jelena Vojinovic
Piotr Waciński
Grażyna Wilkowa
Andrzej Wolski
Magdalena Woźniak
Dorota Wyględowska-Promieńska
Cemal Yüce
Piotr Zajkowski
Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz
František Záťura

The “Journal of Ultrasonography” sincerely expresses gratitude to the colleagues who reviewed articles submitted to the journal in 2018.

 

List of Reviewers 2017

Waleed AlShehhi
Paweł Andruszkiewicz
Monika Bekiesińska-Figatowska
Renata Bokiniec
Michał Brzewski
Krzysztof Cendrowski
Zbigniew Czyrny
Anna Dębek
Katarzyna Dobruch-Sobczak
Elena Drakonaki
Anna Drelich-Zbroja
Ireneusz Gierbliński
Paweł Guzik
Ewa Helwich
Wiesław Jakubowski
Tomasz Jargiełło
Aleksandra Konarzewska
Wojciech Kosiak
Berta Kowalska
Artur Kral
Wojciech Krzyżanowski
Anna Lewicka
Andrzej Lewicki
Grzegorz Małek
Maxim Mamalyga
John P. McGahan
Giselle Melendres
Marian Migda
Michał Migda
Krzysztof Mlosek
Robert Olszewski
Tomasz Poboży
Vitaly Podlepich
Maciej Postolski
Michael Riccabona
Ludomira Rzepecka
Eduardo Santana
Włodzimierz Sawicki
Małgorzata Serafin-Król
Krzysztof Skoczylas
Rafał Słapa
Michał Studniarek
Iwona Sudoł-Szopińska
Kazimierz Szopiński
Lidia Tomkiewicz-Pająk
Krystyna Walas
Marcin Wąsowicz
Paweł Wieczorek
Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz

The “Journal of Ultrasonography” sincerely expresses gratitude to the colleagues who reviewed articles submitted to the journal in 2017.

 

List of Reviewers 2016

Paweł Andruszkiewicz
Ewa Białek
Renata Bokiniec
Michał Brzewski
Marek Chmielewski
Anna Dębek
Marzena Dębska
Katarzyna Dobruch-Sobczak
Ireneusz Gierbliński
Piotr Grzelak
George Harmat
Ewa Helwich
Wiesław Jakubowski
Elżbieta Jurkiewicz
Wojciech Kosiak
Berta Kowalska
Wojciech Krzyżanowski
Grzegorz Małek
Michał Migda
Krzysztof Mlosek
Sherif Mokhtar
Esperanza Naredo
Michał Nieciecki
Andrzej Nowicki
Michel Riccabona
Ludomira Rzepecka
Włodzimierz Sawicki
Paolo Simoni
Rafał Słapa
Andrzej Smereczyński
Michał Studniarek
Iwona Sudoł-Szopińska
Marcin Szkudlarek
Tomasz Szopiński
James Teh
Agnieszka Timorek-Lemieszczuk
Janusz Tyloch
Krystyna Walas
Paweł Wieczorek
Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz

The “Journal of Ultrasonography” sincerely expresses gratitude to the colleagues who reviewed articles submitted to the journal in 2016.

 

Notice to Subscribers

We would like to inform you that, by the decision of the Management Board of the Polish Ultrasound Society, from 2020 the journal will be released in an electronic version only. Fees paid for subscription will be returned: the editors will contact the subscribers and agree on the details.

We would also like to inform that it is possible to order a printed version of given volumes at request. The interested Readers are asked to contact the editors (the cost will be determined after an individual cost estimation): redakcja@jultrason.pl

 

Competition for the best publication

Dear Readers,

we are pleased to announce the laureates of the 8th edition of the competition for the best publication in “Journal of Ultrasonography” – in 2019 (issues no. 76–79) in two age categories: below and above 35 years of age. The prizes are funded by the Polish Ultrasound Society.
The laureates were selected by Jury composed of the representatives of the Polish Ultrasound Society and “Journal of Ultrasonography”.

The best paper published in 2019 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
below 35 years of age:

Ultrasonography of peritoneal tuberculosis
Ababacar Mbengue, Abdou Rahmane Ndiaye, Ndeye Isseu Amar, Moustapha Diallo, Aminata Diack, Mame Diarra Ndao, Massamba Diop, Amath Fall, Cheikh Tidiane Diouf, Thierno Omar Soko, Ibrahima Cisse Diakhate
J Ultrason 2019; 19: 98–104
DOI: 10.15557/JoU.2019.0014

The best paper published in 2019 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
above 35 years of age:

Monitoring the response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with breast cancer using ultrasound scattering coefficient: A preliminary report

Katarzyna Dobruch-Sobczak, Hanna Piotrzkowska-Wróblewska, Ziemowit Klimoda, Wojciech Secomski, Piotr Karwat, Ewa Markiewicz-Grodzicka, Agnieszka Kolasińska-Ćwikła, Katarzyna Roszkowska-Purska, Jerzy Litniewski
J Ultrason 2019; 19: 89–97
DOI: 10.15557/JoU.2019.0013

We wish to congratulate the winners and simultaneously, invite the Readers to submit their publications to “Journal of Ultrasonography,” and at the same time, to this year’s edition of the competition.
The rules and regulations of the competition are available on:
www.jultrason.pl and www.usgptu.waw.pl.

Editorial Staff

 


 

Dear Readers,

we are pleased to announce the laureates of the 7th edition of the competition for the best publication in “Journal of Ultrasonography” – in 2018 (issues no. 72–75) in two age categories: below and above 35 years of age. The prizes are funded by the Polish Ultrasound Society.
The laureates were selected by Jury composed of the representatives of the Polish Ultrasound Society and “Journal of Ultrasonography”.
We wish to congratulate the winners and simultaneously, invite the Readers to submit their publications to “Journal of Ultrasonography,” and at the same time, to this year’s edition of the competition.
The rules and regulations of the competition are available on: www.jultrason.pl and www.usgptu.waw.pl.

Editorial Staff

The best paper published in 2018 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
below 35 years of age:

Selecting patients for embolization of varicoceles based on ultrasonography
Łukasz Światłowski, Krzysztof Pyra, Maryla Kuczyńska, Ewa Kuklik, Jan Sobstyl, Michał Sojka, Anna Drelich-Zbroja, Maciej Pech, Maciej Powerski, Tomasz Jargiełło
J Ultrason 2018; 18: 90–95
DOI: 10.15557/JoU.2018.0013

The best paper published in 2018 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
above 35 years of age:

The sonoanatomy of lumbar erector spinae and its iliac attachment – the potential substrate of the iliac crest pain syndrome, an ultrasound study in healthy subjects
Plamen Todorov, Rodina Nestorova, Anastas Batalov
J Ultrason 2018; 18: 16–21
DOI: 10.15557/JoU.2018.0003

Dear Readers,

we are pleased to announce the laureates of the 6th edition of the competition for the best publication in “Journal of Ultrasonography” – in 2017 (issues no. 68–71) in two age categories: below and above 35 years of age. The prizes are funded by the Polish Ultrasound Society.
The laureates were selected by Jury composed of the representatives of the Polish Ultrasound Society and “Journal of Ultrasonography”.
We wish to congratulate the winners and simultaneously, invite the Readers to submit their publications to “Journal of Ultrasonography,” and at the same time, to this year’s edition of the competition.
The rules and regulations of the competition are available on: www.jultrason.pl and www.usgptu.waw.pl.

Editorial Staff

 

The best paper published in 2017 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category below 35 years of age:

Ultrasound diagnostics of a spontaneous arteriovenous fistula of the head and neck
Maria Vadimovna Zakharkina,
Andrey Olegovich Chechetkin, Marina Victorovna Krotenkova, Rodion Nikolaevich Konovalov
J Ultrason 2017; 17: 217–221

The best paper published in 2017 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category above 35 years of age:

The series of articles:

Chest wall – underappreciated structure in sonography. Part I: Examination methodology and ultrasound anatomy
Andrzej Smereczyński, Katarzyna Kołaczyk, Elżbieta Bernatowicz
J Ultrason 2017; 17: 197–205

Chest wall – underappreciated structure in sonography. Part II: Non-cancerous lesions
Andrzej Smereczyński, Katarzyna Kołaczyk, Elżbieta Bernatowicz
J Ultrason 2017; 17: 275–280

Chest wall – a structure underestimated in ultrasonography. Part III: Neoplastic lesions
Andrzej Smereczyński, Katarzyna Kołaczyk, Elżbieta Bernatowicz
J Ultrason 2017; 17: 281–288

 


 

Dear Readers,

we are pleased to announce the laureates of the 5th edition of the competition for the best publication in “Journal of Ultrasonography” – in 2016 (issues no. 64–67) in two age categories: below and above 35 years of age. The prizes are funded by the Polish Ultrasound Society.
The laureates were selected by Jury composed of the representatives of the Polish Ultrasound Society and “Journal of Ultrasonography”.
We wish to congratulate the winners and simultaneously, invite the Readers to submit their publications to “Journal of Ultrasonography,” and at the same time, to this year’s edition of the competition.
The rules and regulations of the competition are available on: www.jultrason.pl and www.usgptu.waw.pl.


Editorial Staff


The best paper published in 2016 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
below 35 years of age:


Usefulness of ultrasound examination in the evaluation of a neonate’s body fluid status
Journal of Ultrasonography 2016; 16 (65): 125–134.


The best paper published in 2016 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
above 35 years of age
:

Inability of shear-wave elastography to distinguish malignant from benign prostate tissue – a comparison of biopsy, whole-mount sectioning and shear-wave elastography
Journal of Ultrasonography 2016; 16 (67): 348–358.
 
 

Past winners

 

The best paper published in 2015 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category

below 35 years of age:

Modified sonoelastographic scale score for lymph nodeassessment in lymphoma – a preliminary report

Mateusz Łasecki, Cyprian Olchowy, Dąbrówka Sokołowska-Dąbek, Anna Biel, Radosław Chaber, Urszula Zaleska-Dorobisz 

Journal of Ultrasonography 2015; 15 (60): 45–55


The best paper published in 2015 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category

above 35 years of age:

Perihepatic lymphadenopathy in children with chronic viral hepatitis

Dagmar Schreiber-Dietrich, Margret Pohl, Xin-Wu Cui, Barbara Braden, Christoph F. Dietrich, Liliana Chiorean 

Journal of Ultrasonography 2015; 15 (61): 137–150

 

The best paper published in 2014 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
below 35 years of age:


Sonographic assessment of the inferior vena cava/aorta index measured with the transducer placed in the anterior median line and right anterior axillary line – a comparison 

Monika Luboch, Magdalena Łoś, Łukasz Szmygel, Wojciech Kosiak

Journal of Ultrasonography 2014; 14 (58): 280–286


The best paper published in 2014 in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the category
above 35 years of age
:

New sonographically-guided test for anterior knee instability – preliminary report 

Piotr Grzelak, Michał Podgórski, Ludomir Stefańczyk, Marcin Domżalski 

Journal of Ultrasonography 2014; 14 (58): 252–257

 

The best paper published in 2013 in "Journal of Ultrasonography" in the category

below 35 years of age:

 

TSI ultrasound elastography for the diagnosis of chronic allograft nefropathy in kidney transplanted patients 
Johaness Kahn, Torsten Slowinski, Anke Thomas, Sergej Filimonow, Thomas Fisher
Journal of Ultrasonography 2013; 13 (54): 253–262

The best paper published in 2013 in "Journal of Ultrasonography" in the category 

above 35 years of age:

 

Ultrasound diagnosis of pulmonary sling with proximal stenosis of left pulmonary artery and patent arterial duct
Wojciech Mądry, Maciej A. Karolczak
Journal of Ultrasonography 2013; 13 (52): 104–110

 

 

The best paper published in 2012 in "Journal of Ultrasonography" in the category below 35 years of age:

 

Ultrasound assessment of the caliber of the arteries in the lower extremities in healthy persons – the dependency on age, sex and morphological parameters of the subjects

Dorota Czyżewska, Andrzej Ustymowicz, Kamil Krysiuk, Paweł Witkowski, Mateusz Zonenberg, Konrad Dobrzycki, Urszula Łebkowska

Journal of Ultrasonography 2012; 12 (51): 420–427

 

The best paper published in 2012 in "Journal of Ultrasonography" in the category above 35 years of age:

 

The use of ultrasound in the assessment of the glenoid labrum of the glenohumeral joint. Part I: Ultrasound anatomy and examination technique

Wojciech Krzyżanowski

Journal of Ultrasonography 2012; 12 (49): 164–177

 

The use of ultrasound in the assessment of the glenoid labrum of the glenohumeral joint.
Part II: Examples of labral pathologies

Wojciech Krzyżanowski, Marta Tarczyńska

Journal of Ultrasonography 2012; 12 (50): 329–341

The Rules and Regulations of the Competition for the Award of the Polish Ultrasound Society and “Journal of Ultrasonography” for the best publication in the quarterly “Journal of Ultrasonography”

  1. At the initiative of the Executive Board of the Polish Ultrasound Society and the Editors of “Journal of Ultrasonography” (hereinafter referred to as the Organizer), an annual Prize is established whose aim is the promotion of achievements in the field of ultrasonography.
  2. The Prize shall be of cyclical character and shall be awarded annually for the best publication in “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the calendar year that precedes the year of awarding the Prize.
  3. The Prize shall be awarded in two categories: 1) below 35 years of age; 2) above 35 years of age. The age that qualifies a publication to one of the categories mentioned herein shall be the age of the first author at the moment of submitting the paper.
  4. Sending an article to the Editors of “Journal of Ultrasonography” with the intention to publish it, shall be equivalent with a consent for the participation in the Competition. The authors confirm their participation by indicating an adequate age category in the Cover Letter which may be downloaded from the website: http://www.jultrason.pl/index.php/instructions-for-authors.
  5. The Prize of PLN 1000 (net) shall be awarded to the first Author of the publication.
  6. The Laureates shall be chosen by the Competition Chapter composed of: The president of the Chapter, i.e. the Editor-in-Chief of the periodical “Journal of Ultrasonography,” the President of the Polish Ultrasound Society, members of the Polish Ultrasound Society and two persons representing the Editors of the quarterly journal, i.e. the Publisher and Managing Editor.
  7. When assessing the publications, the Chapter shall take into account: the scientific level, innovation, significance of the publication for knowledge development, editorial and linguistic quality, manner of presentation of outcomes and knowledge of pertinent literature.
  8. Until January of the following calendar year, the Chapter shall select the laureates in two age categories and subsequently, the voting shall commence. If the voting is inconclusive, the President of the Chapter shall have a deciding vote.
  9. In exceptional cases, the Chapter may apply for rewarding more than one publication in a given age category.
  10. The results of the competition from a given calendar year shall be announced in the first issue of “Journal of Ultrasonography” in the following year and on the websites of the Polish Ultrasound Society and “Journal of Ultrasonography” (www.usgptu.waw.plwww.jultrason.pl).
  11. The Laureates shall be informed about the results via telephone or by conventional or electronic mail.
  12. The Laureates shall provide the Organizer with personal details essential for taxing purposes.
  13. The Prize in the competition shall be treated as revenues from the source specified in Article 10 section 1 point 9 of the Act on the personal income tax of 26 July 1991 (consolidated text: Dz.U. – Poland's Journal of Laws – of 2010, No. 51, item 307 as amended) and is subject to a flat-rate income tax of 10% of the Prize according to Article 30 section 1 point 2 of this Act. The tax shall be paid by the Organizer who holds the function of the withholding agent.
  14. The Prize shall be paid to the Laureate by wire transfer to the specified bank account or in cash (as decided by the Laureate) within 30 days from the day of awarding the Prize.
  15. The Polish Ultrasound Society and the Editors of “Journal of Ultrasonography” reserve the rights to alter these Rules and Regulations and to withdraw the competition without providing any reasons.
  16. These Regulations shall become effective as of the day of their approval by the Organizer.