SVM Mark A. Creager Prize for Research Excellence
This annual award is given in recognition of Dr. Mark A. Creager to honor his 19 years of excellence as Editor-in-Chief of Vascular Medicine and more than 28 years of service to the Society, including service as SVM President from 1993-1995. The Creager Prize recognizes the authors of the most meritorious original research paper published in Vascular Medicine and will be given annually.
The winning manuscript will be selected from all original research articles published in Vascular Medicine during the preceding calendar year. A selection committee including the Editor-in-Chief, Associate Editors, and designated members of the Editorial Board will evaluate papers. Selection of the winning paper is based upon assessment of scientific importance, novelty, and potential for impact in the field of vascular disease and vascular medicine.
Klaas Frederik Franzen, MD, MaHM; Johannes Willig, MD; Silja Cayo Talavera, MD; Moritz Meusel, MD; Friedhelm Sayk, MD; Michael Reppel, Prof.; Klaus Dalhoff, Prof.; Kai Mortensen, MD; Daniel Droemann, MD
E-cigarettes and Cigarettes Worsen Peripheral and Central Hemodynamics as well as Arterial Stiffness: A Randomized, Double-Blinded Pilot Study
Akhilesh K Sista, MD, FSIR; Larry E Miller, PhD; Susan R Kahn, MD, FRCP; Jeffrey A Kline, MD
Persistent Right Ventricular Dysfunction, Functional Capacity Limitation, Exercise Intolerance, and Quality of Life Impairment Following Pulmonary Embolism: Systematic Review with Meta-Analysis