Amedeo Prize 2008

Final Voting Round

1. Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium - Genome-wide association study of 14,000 cases of seven common diseases and 3,000 shared controls. Nature - Free full-text 359
2. Baker, Jennifer L - Childhood body-mass index and the risk of coronary heart disease in adulthood. N Engl J Med - Free full-text 291
3. Takahashi K - Induction of Pluripotent Stem Cells from Adult Human Fibroblasts by Defined Factors. Cell - Free full-text 282
4. Yu J - Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Lines Derived from Human Somatic Cells. Science - Free full-text 245
5. Zhang, David D - Global climate change, war, and population decline in recent human history. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A - Free full-text 241
6. Menzies, Dick - Meta-analysis: new tests for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection: areas of uncertainty and recommendations for research. Ann Intern Med - Free full-text 215
7. Dubois, Bruno - Research criteria for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease: revising the NINCDS-ADRDA criteria. Lancet Neurol - Free full-text 213
8. Amanna, Ian J - Duration of humoral immunity to common viral and vaccine antigens. N Engl J Med - Free full-text 203
9. Reddy, Madhuri - Oral drug therapy for multiple neglected tropical diseases: a systematic review. JAMA - Free full-text 190
10. Vernooij, Meike W - Incidental findings on brain MRI in the general population. N Engl J Med - Free full-text 174
11. Jass, J R - Classification of colorectal cancer based on correlation of clinical, morphological and molecular features. Histopathology - Free full-text 168
12. Nissen, Steven E / Wolski K - Effect of rosiglitazone on the risk of myocardial infarction and death from cardiovascular causes. N Engl J Med - Free full-text 166
13. Dworkin, Robert H - Pharmacologic management of neuropathic pain: evidence-based recommendations. Pain - Abstract 160
14. Taubenberger, Jeffery K - Discovery and characterization of the 1918 pandemic influenza virus in historical context. Antivir Ther - Free full-text 156
15. Annane, Djillali - Norepinephrine plus dobutamine versus epinephrine alone for management of septic shock: a randomised trial. Lancet - Free full-text 155
16. Fernandez, Javier - Primary prophylaxis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis delays hepatorenal syndrome and improves survival in cirrhosis. Gastroenterology - Free full-text 153
17. Miller, Steven P - Abnormal brain development in newborns with congenital heart disease. N Engl J Med - Free full-text 129
18. Embriaco, Nathalie - High level of burnout in intensivists: prevalence and associated factors. Am J Respir Crit Care Med - Free full-text 108
19. Schmidt, Barbara - Long-term effects of caffeine therapy for apnea of prematurity. N Engl J Med - Free full-text 99
20. Critchley, Duncan J - Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of three types of physiotherapy used to reduce chronic low back pain disability: a pragmatic randomized trial with economic evaluation. Spine - Abstract 98
21. Calverley, Peter M A - Salmeterol and fluticasone propionate and survival in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. N Engl J Med - Free full-text 91