Croatian Medical Journal

(The median citation count of Croatian Medical Journal is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
The effect of COVID-19 lockdown on lifestyle and mood in Croatian general population: a cross-sectional study91
Opportunities and risks of ChatGPT in medicine, science, and academic publishing: a modern Promethean dilemma72
Artificial intelligence in prediction of mental health disorders induced by the COVID-19 pandemic among health care workers42
The third coronavirus epidemic in the third millennium: what’s next?29
Mitochondrial unfolded protein response, mitophagy and other mitochondrial quality control mechanisms in heart disease and aged heart23
The importance of introducing artificial intelligence to the medical curriculum – assessing practitioners’ perspectives23
“Questionable” peer review in the publishing pandemic during the time of COVID-19: implications for policy makers and stakeholders22
R software: unfriendly but probably the best16
A publishing pandemic during the COVID-19 pandemic: how challenging can it become?15
The pathogenesis of bone metastasis in solid tumors: a review14
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease – a procoagulant condition?14
The anatomy lesson of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: irreplaceable tradition (cadaver work) and new didactics of digital technology14
Waning immunity six months after BioNTech/Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination among nursing home residents in Zagreb, Croatia13
Determinants and reasons for coronavirus disease 2019 vaccine hesitancy in Croatia12
A validation of the Croatian version of Zarit Burden Interview and clinical predictors of caregiver burden in informal caregivers of patients with dementia: a cross-sectional study11
Could fluvoxamine keep COVID-19 patients out of hospitals and intensive care units?10
The associations of age, sex, and comorbidities with survival of hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019: data from 4014 patients from a tertiary-center registry10
Epidemiological and clinical features of Croatian children and adolescents with a PCR-confirmed coronavirus disease 2019: differences between the first and second epidemic wave10
Health workforce shortage – doing the right things or doing things right?9
Isolation in the COVID-19 pandemic as re-traumatization of war experiences9
Sepsis and septic shock – an observational study of the incidence, management, and mortality predictors in a medical intensive care unit9
Compassionate mesenchymal stem cell treatment in a severe COVID-19 patient: a case report9
DNMT3B rs1569686 and rs2424913 gene polymorphisms are associated with positive family history of preterm birth and smoking status8
Incidence and risk factors for venous and arterial thromboses in hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019: data on 4014 patients from a tertiary center registry8
Does the CCR5-Δ32 mutation explain the variable coronavirus-2019 pandemic statistics in Europe?8
Huremović D, editor. Psychiatry of Pandemics: a Mental Health Response to Infection OutbreakSpringer International Publishing 2019; 185 pages; ISBN978-3-030-15346-5 (e-book), ISBN978-3-030-15345-8 (so8
Applicability and prognostic value of frailty assessment tools among hospitalized patients with advanced chronic liver disease7
Current knowledge on the genetic background of developmental dysplasia of the hip and the histomorphological status of the cartilage7
Coronavirus epidemic in Croatia: case fatality decline during summer?7
Bayesian meta-analysis now – let's do it7
Does damage to hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus underlie symptoms of ultradian rhythm disorder and an increased anxiety in coronavirus disease 2019?7
Social media use, habits and attitudes toward e-professionalism among medicine and dental medicine students: a quantitative cross-sectional study7
Role of platelet gene polymorphisms in ischemic pediatric stroke subtypes: a case-control study7
Anterior quadratus lumborum block for ambulatory laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomized controlled trial7
Kallikrein gene family as biomarkers for recurrent prostate cancer7
Undiagnosed hypertension in Croatia6
Cerebrospinal fluid dynamics6
Comparison of recovery after sugammadex or neostigmine reversal of rocuronium in geriatric patients undergoing spine surgery: a randomized controlled trial6
Healthcare crisis in Ukraine – worrying consequences of the Russian-Ukrainian war6
The effects of diagnosis-related groups payment on efficiency of the hospital health care in Croatia6
Pre-treatment vitamin B12, folate, ferritin, and vitamin D serum levels in patients with warts: a retrospective study6
Axon morphology of rapid Golgi-stained pyramidal neurons in the prefrontal cortex in schizophrenia6
Nutritional issues and considerations in the elderly: an update6
Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms in spontaneous preterm birth: a case-control study6
Senhance robot-assisted adrenalectomy: a case series6
Adherence to epidemiological measures and related knowledge and attitudes during the coronavirus disease 2019 epidemic in Croatia: a cross-sectional study5
The reliability of SARS-CoV-2 IgG antibody testing – a pilot study in asymptomatic health care workers in a Croatian university hospital5
Clinical characteristics of hospitalized adults and adolescents with herpes zoster in Croatia: more than 20 years of a single-center experience5
Improving breast cancer prediction using a pattern recognition network with optimal feature subsets5
Development of transferability guidance for integrated care models with special focus on Central and Eastern European countries5
A potential effect of psilocybin on anxiety in neurotic personality structures in adolescents5
Relationship between disease impact scores and C-reactive protein/albumin ratio in patients with psoriatic arthritis5
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease – a growing public health problem5
The cost of care for people living with stable HIV in Croatia and the efficiency of EmERGE5
Real-life experience with remdesivir for treatment of hospitalized coronavirus disease 2019 patients: matched case-control study from a large tertiary hospital registry5
The association between clinical and laboratory findings of bullous pemphigoid and dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors in the elderly: a retrospective study5
The analysis of waiting time and utilization of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in Croatia: a nationwide survey5
Is there a need for creators of imaginary authors to face legal consequences?5
Risk factors and severity of functional impairment in long COVID: a single-center experience in Croatia5
An update to the custom-made MS Excel workbook performing the log-rank test with extended functionality and a new original COVID-19 training data set5
The vicious interplay between disrupted sleep and malignant brain tumors: a narrative review4
Patterns of anticoagulation therapy in atrial fibrillation: results from a large real-life single-center registry4
How to allocate intensive care resources during the COVID-19 pandemic: medical triage or a priori selection?4
Comparison of prognostic scores for alcoholic hepatitis: a retrospective study4
Distribution of human papillomavirus genotypes in women with high-grade cervical intraepithelial lesions and cervical carcinoma and analysis of human papillomavirus-16 genomic variants4
Safety and efficacy of nivolumab as a second line therapy in metastatic renal cell carcinoma: a retrospective chart review4
Vaccination intention among healthcare workers during the first wave of the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic in relation to knowledge: a cross-sectional study in Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, and Poland4
Prevalence of somatic comorbidities among coronavirus disease 2019 patients in Croatia in the first pandemic wave: data from national public health databases4
Salivary cortisol response to psychosocial stress in patients with first-episode psychosis4
Effects of preoperative calcium levels and parathyroidectomy on renal function in primary hyperparathyroidism: a retrospective study4
Clinical outcome is associated with the Urinary Tract Dilatation Classification System grade4
Microsurgical versus endoscopic surgery for non-functioning pituitary adenomas: a retrospective study4
Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and coping with the lockdown among help-seeking veterans before and during the COVID-19 pandemic4
Epidemiological characteristics, baseline clinical features, and outcomes of critically ill patients treated in a coronavirus disease 2019 tertiary center in continental Croatia4
Crude annual incidence rate of medullary thyroid cancer and RET mutation frequency4
Changes in sexually transmitted infections-related sexual risk-taking among young Croatian adults: a 2005-2021 three-wave population-based study3
Bile duct diameter changes after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography prospective study3
Use of pharmacogenomics in elderly patients treated for cardiovascular diseases3
Can laboratory evaluation differentiate between coronavirus disease-2019, influenza, and respiratory syncytial virus infections? A retrospective cohort study3
Treatment of relapsing multiple sclerosis – recommendations of the Croatian Neurological Society3
How to face the aging world – lessons from dementia research3
Unusual pattern of inferior vena cava thrombosis after veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: a report of two cases3
How health care professionals confront and solve ethical dilemmas – a tale of two countries: Slovenia and Croatia3
Uroguanylin increases Ca2+ concentration in astrocytes via guanylate cyclase C-independent signaling pathway3
Intraoperative superior hypogastric plexus block for pain relief after a cesarean section: a case-control study3
Effect of the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic on people with Parkinson's disease: experience from a Croatian regional center3
The effect of parity on obstetric and perinatal outcomes in pregnancies at the age of 40 and above: a retrospective study3
Serotype distribution and antimicrobial resistance of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates among Croatian adults during a fifteen-year period (2005-2019)3
The efficacy of three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy on pain and quality of life in patients with painful bone metastases: a prospective study3
Successful sequencing of the first SARS-CoV-2 genomes from Croatian patients3
Serum C-reactive protein to albumin ratio as a novel inflammation biomarker in psoriasis patients treated with adalimumab, ustekinumab, infliximab, and secukinumab: a retrospective study3
The prognostic role of diabetes mellitus type 2 in the setting of hepatocellular carcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis3
Red cell distribution width is a potent prognostic parameter for in-hospital and post-discharge mortality in hospitalized coronavirus disease 2019 patients: a registry-based cohort study on 3941 patie3
Sex differences in oxidative stress level and antioxidative enzymes expression and activity in obese pre-diabetic elderly rats treated with metformin or liraglutide3
Medicinal signaling cells niche in stromal vascular fraction from lipoaspirate and microfragmented counterpart3
Non-REM parasomnias: a scoping review of dreams and dreamlike mentation3
The use of infrared technology as a novel approach for studies with female laboratory animals3
The incidence of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome in the population of Zagreb, Croatia3
Prognostic relevance of autophagy-related markers p62, LC3, and Beclin1 in ovarian cancer3
Targeted prostate biopsy using a cognitive fusion of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging and transrectal ultrasound in patients with previously negative systematic biopsies and non-suspicious d3
No country for old men: five prevalent stereotypes affecting the life of the elderly2
Congenital factor XI deficiency caused by a novel F11 missense variant: a case report2
Thyroid hormone levels are associated with metabolic components: a cross-sectional study2
Differentiating comorbidities and predicting prognosis in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus using cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers2
Improvement in the outcomes of mantle cell lymphoma in the last decade: a real-life non interventional study of the Croatian Cooperative Group for Hematologic Diseases2
Helicobacter pylori-related precancerous lesions in Turkey: a retrospective endoscopic surveillance study2
Ovarian tissue bank2
Infection with human cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus, and high-risk types 16 and 18 of human papillomavirus in EGFR-mutated lung adenocarcinoma2
Is there a better future of healthy aging?2
Meta-analysis is not always the best way to round out a systematic review: a few thoughts prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic and “spiced-up” with an earthquake2
More slices, less truth: effects of different test-set design strategies for magnetic resonance image classification2
The physiology and pathophysiology of cerebrospinal fluid: new evidence2
B regulatory cells and monocyte subpopulations in patients with chronic graft-vs-host disease2
Are Štampar’s principles valid in the light of the Sustainable Development Goals?2
Pedagogy in the time of COVID-192
Simple-minded solutions to complex problems2
Lupus anticoagulant-hypoprothrombinemia syndrome with severe bleeding diathesis after coronavirus disease 2019: a case report2
The effect of standard-dose wintertime vitamin D supplementation on influenza infection in immunized nursing home elderly residents2
Prevalence of burnout among health care workers in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina during the coronavirus disease-2019 pandemic: a cross-sectional study2
Vitamin D in liver cancer: novel insights and future perspectives2
Diagnostic validation of two SARS-CoV-2 immunochromatographic tests in Slovenian and Croatian hospitals2
Development and application of the Commitment to Profession of Medicine Scale using classical test theory and item response theory2
Rescue extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in pediatric patients: a nine-year single-center experience in Zagreb, Croatia2
Differences between COVID-19-vaccinated and unvaccinated participants from Croatia2
Good news or bad news? The coronavirus pandemic has sickened and killed only a relatively few people but has affected us all2
Infliximab rescue therapy in a patient with acute severe ulcerative colitis and coronavirus disease 2019 followed by Escherichia coli 0157:H7 infection: a case report2
Organizational aspects of intensive care unit resource allocation in a primary respiratory intensive care center specialized for the treatment of SARS-COV-2 patients2
Is the use of specific time cut-off or “golden period” for primary closure of acute traumatic wounds evidence based? A systematic review2
Association of the imaging characteristics of desmoplasia on digital breast tomosynthesis and the Ki-67 proliferation index in invasive breast cancer2
The effect of age and gender on cognitive and psychomotor abilities measured by computerized series tests: a cross-sectional study2
Coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic two years later… What’s next?1
The burden of viral lower respiratory tract infections during the neonatal period: six-year experience at a tertiary referral hospital1
Human whole mitochondrial genome sequencing and analysis: optimization of the experimental workflow1
The effects of daylight exposure on melatonin levels, Kiss1 expression, and melanoma formation in mice1
A novel mutation of congenital nephrotic syndrome in a Slovenian child eventually receiving a renal transplant1
Evaluation of colon mucosa using screening colonoscopy and flexible spectral imaging color enhancement in patients with long lasting ulcerative colitis1
New perspectives in the genetic diagnosis of male infertility1
The role of mesencephalic aqueduct obstruction in hydrocephalus development: a case report1
Which factors influence liver stiffness measured by real-time two dimensional shear wave elastography in patients on maintenance hemodialysis?1
Liver transplantation in patients with neuroendocrine tumors: a case series and literature review1
Harris JR, Korolchuk VI, eds. Biochemistry and Cell Biology of Aging: Part II Clinical ScienceSubcellular Biochemistry; Volume 91; Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd 2019;499 pages; ISBN 978-981-13-3681
Blood donation during natural disasters – experience with COVID-19 and earthquakes in Croatia1
The performance of the WHO COVID-19 severity classification, COVID-GRAM, VACO Index, 4C Mortality, and CURB-65 prognostic scores in hospitalized COVID-19 patients: data on 4014 patients from a tertiar1
SIRT1 and Klotho expression in the heart and kidneys of rats with acute and chronic renovascular hypertension1
Dysfunction and toxicity of damaged proteins in the etiology of aging and age-related degenerative and malignant diseases1
The applicability of magnetic resonance imaging classification system (MRICS) for cerebral palsy and its association with perinatal factors and related disabilities in a Croatian population-based samp1
The SPARE score reliably predicts the conversion from open partial to radical nephrectomy1
Survival after hospital discharge in patients hospitalized for acute coronavirus disease 2019: data on 2586 patients from a tertiary center registry1
From apparent to true – from frequency to distributions (I)1
Challenges in the diagnostics and treatment of ectopic ameloblastic carcinoma: a case report1
A mathematical model reveals sex-specific changes in glucose and insulin tolerance during rat puberty and maturation1
Experience with comprehensive pharmacogenomic multi-gene panel in clinical practice: a retrospective single-center study1
Necrotic ulcerative stomatitis in a patient with long-standing celiac disease: a case report1
Immune-mediated diseases after coronavirus disease 2019 vaccination: rare but important complication1
Laterality of deep white matter hyperintensities correlates with basilar artery bending and vertebral artery dominance1
Application of a system dynamics model in forecasting the supply and age distribution of physicians1
Croatian success in early breast cancer detection: favorable news in Breast Cancer Awareness Month1
The impact of earthquakes on the frequency and prognosis of the most common emergency cardiac conditions1
Of cheese and bedsheets – some notes on correlation1
Novel micro-MRI approach for subchondral trabecular bone analysis in patients with hip osteoarthritis is comparable to micro-CT approach1
The efficacy of surgical treatment of cerebral arteriovenous malformations in a single academic institution: a case series1
Compassionate mesenchymal stem cell treatment in a severe COVID-19 patient: a case report1
Modeling the COVID-19 epidemic in Croatia: a comparison of three analytic approaches1
The role of direct oral anticoagulants in the era of COVID-19: are antiviral therapy and pharmacogenetics limiting factors?1
Polypharmacy - is there a cure for drug therapy problems?1
Spontaneous full thickness macular hole development and closure in a patient with nucleus dislocation due to hypermature cataract: a case report1
Croatian genetic heritage: an updated Y-chromosome story1
Nocturnal visual hallucinations in patients with disorders of arousal: a novel behavioral and EEG pattern1
Vignette on Canetti, crowds, and the self in times of COVID-191
The role of t test in beer brewing1
The COVID-19 lockdown promotes changes in sleep habits in the Croatian general population1
Searching for carbonylome biomarkers of aging – development and validation of the proteomic method for quantification of carbonylated protein in human plasma1
Fecal microbiota transplantation – where are we?1
Translation of the Headache-Attributed Restriction, Disability, Social Handicap and Impaired Participation (HARDSHIP) questionnaire into the Croatian language, and its diagnostic validation1
Clinical application of the RONNA G4 system – preliminary validation of 23 robotic frameless brain biopsies1
Next-generation sequencing of von Willebrand factor and coagulation factor VIII genes: a cross-sectional study in Croatian adult patients diagnosed with von Willebrand disease1
Anti-obesity effect of collagen peptides obtained from Diplulmaris antarctica, a jellyfish of the Antarctic region1
Diagnostic accuracy, sensitivity, and specificity of CT pulmonary artery to aorta diameter ratio in screening for pulmonary hypertension in end-stage COPD patients1
Vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, an often unrecognized clinical entity: a case report of a novel mutation in the COL3A1 gene1
A novel mutation in FK506 binding protein-like (FKBPL) causes male infertility1
Medical education and COVID-19: a personal view1
The effect of outpatient antibiotic treatment of coronavirus disease 2019 on the outcomes in the emergency department: a propensity score matching study1
Comparison of sonoelastographic values of breast tissue with mammographically and ultrasonically assessed density: a cross-sectional study1
The construction of the Split Sleep Questionnaire on sleep habits during the COVID-19 pandemic in the general population1
Surveillance system for coronavirus disease 2019 epidemiological parameters in Croatia1
Effect of adjunctive lidocaine-based scalp block and laryngotracheal local anesthesia vs general anesthesia only on plasma and cerebrospinal fluid pro-inflammatory cytokine concentrations in patients 1
Exploring the adoption of ChatGPT in academic publishing: insights and lessons for scientific writing1
Characteristics and clinical outcomes of patients with acute gastrointestinal bleeding related to anticoagulant or antiplatelet therapy: a retrospective study1
Association between colonization of the respiratory tract with Ureaplasma species and bronchopulmonary dysplasia in newborns with extremely low gestational age: a retrospective study1
Ornidazole suppresses CD133+ melanoma stem cells via inhibiting hedgehog signaling pathway and inducing multiple death pathways in a mouse model1
Epidemiology of vulvar cancer in Croatia1
Pharmacogenetic distinction of the Croatian population from the European average1
Remifentanil target-controlled infusion with intranasal dexmedetomidine for vitreoretinal procedures: a randomized controlled trial1