Joanna Mazur

Summary

Affiliation: Instytut Matki i Dziecka
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Burden of chronic health conditions in adolescence measured by school surveys
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodzieży, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 17:157-64. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between casual paid work, the use of psychoactive substances and school problems among upper secondary school students]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy Instytut Matki i Dziecka
    Przegl Lek 69:867-71. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Overweight and obesity in lower-secondary school students in relation to selected behavioural factors. Changes in 2006-2010]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 66:503-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [Resilience--from theory to empirical research]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 12:599-605. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Body perception among determinants of self-rated health in 13-year-old adolescents in Poland]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:282-93. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint [Selected indicators of tobacco smoking in 15-year-old students in Poland in relation to international statistics]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Przegl Lek 65:541-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Protective factors as determinants of subjective complaints in 15-year-old adolescents]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:633-41. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint [Health-related quality of life in 13-year-old Polish adolescents measured by CHQ-PF28 questionnaire in relation to family socioeconomic status in the first year of life]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:260-71. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological determinants of selected eating behaviours in adolescents
    Joanna Mazur
    Institute Mother and Child, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 15:240-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [Towards a better assessment of child and adolescent mental health status. Polish version of strengths and difficulties questionnaire. Experiences from two population studies]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, ul Kasprzaka 11a, 01 211 Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 11:13-24. 2007

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Burden of chronic health conditions in adolescence measured by school surveys
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodzieży, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 17:157-64. 2013
    ..Occurrence of long-term health problems is a significant confounding variable that should be routinely included in school surveys on health and health behaviours. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between casual paid work, the use of psychoactive substances and school problems among upper secondary school students]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy Instytut Matki i Dziecka
    Przegl Lek 69:867-71. 2012
    ..The article includes a preliminary analysis of the links among work, psychoactive substance abuse and school problems in older adolescents...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Overweight and obesity in lower-secondary school students in relation to selected behavioural factors. Changes in 2006-2010]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 66:503-8. 2012
    ..THE AIM of this paper is to assess in the years 2006-2010 the prevalence of excess and changes of Polish adolescents' body weight, depending on the pattern of behaviors associated with physical activity and leisure time...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Resilience--from theory to empirical research]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 12:599-605. 2008
    ..Resilience refers to mechanisms that enable young people to sustain good health and harmonic development despite adversities...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Body perception among determinants of self-rated health in 13-year-old adolescents in Poland]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:282-93. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the impact of body image on the subjective health of adolescents, taking into consideration the modifying factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Selected indicators of tobacco smoking in 15-year-old students in Poland in relation to international statistics]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Przegl Lek 65:541-5. 2008
    ..Despite favorable trends in Polish boys, smoking prevalence is still too high by comparison to other countries and age of smoking initiation is very low...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Protective factors as determinants of subjective complaints in 15-year-old adolescents]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:633-41. 2008
    ..We found that strong social bonds are more important for predicting adolescents subjective health than economic factors. However, the effect of protective factors appeared to be lower than had been expected...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Health-related quality of life in 13-year-old Polish adolescents measured by CHQ-PF28 questionnaire in relation to family socioeconomic status in the first year of life]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:260-71. 2010
    ..To evaluate the impact of living conditions in early childhood on the health-related quality of life (HRQL - Health-related Quality of Life) among 13-year-olds...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological determinants of selected eating behaviours in adolescents
    Joanna Mazur
    Institute Mother and Child, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 15:240-9. 2011
    ..THE MAIN AIM: of this study was to determine to what extent psychosocial factors are associated with selected eating behaviours, such as: dietary restrictions, uncontrolled eating and emotional eating...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Towards a better assessment of child and adolescent mental health status. Polish version of strengths and difficulties questionnaire. Experiences from two population studies]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, ul Kasprzaka 11a, 01 211 Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 11:13-24. 2007
    ..THE AIM of this study was: to evaluate the Polish version of SDQ on the basis of two large population studies, to assess the prevalence of mental health problems in youth and to discuss existing norms...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Suicide mortality in Poland as compared to EU countries--recent trends and demographic determinants]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:777-84. 2007
    ..Comparing to unintentional injuries, too little is known about evidence-based preventive practices...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Perspectives on future decline in child and adolescent mortality in Poland]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:150-9. 2010
    ..THE AIM of the study is to present current mortality data among children and adolescents aged 1-19 yrs in Poland compared to European Union statistics...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Social determinants of subjective health in school children aged 11-15 years in Poland in the light of European data]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:169-78. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint [Chronic diseases and perception of school demands among school children aged 11-15 years in Poland]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:160-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the study is to compare the stress and perception of school demands among healthy and ill schoolchildren...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Risk behaviors syndrome and subjective health and life satisfaction in youth aged 15 years]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 8:567-83. 2004
    ..THE PURPOSE of this study was to define risk behaviour syndrome and its influence on subjective health and life satisfaction in adolescents...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Level of perceived social support and quality of life in children and adolescents aged 8-18 years]
    Agnieszka Małkowska
    Zakład Medycyny Szkolnej, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 8:551-66. 2004
    ..CONCLUSION: Social support, especially provided by parents, increases the quality of life in children and adolescents...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Body mass, self-esteem and life satisfaction in adolescents aged 13-15 years]
    Izabela Tabak
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 014 211 Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 11:281-90. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to analyse the relationships between objective body mass index and subjective body image, life satisfaction and self-esteem of adolescents...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Social determinants of repeated injuries in pupils aged 11-15 years, in Poland]
    Izabela Tabak
    Zakład Medycyny Szkolnej, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 8:595-610. 2004
    ..To analyse relationships between selected elements of family, school and peer environments and susceptibility to medically treated repeated injuries in pupils aged 11, 13 and 15 yrs in Poland...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Self-esteem predictors in adolescents with diabetes]
    Agnieszka Małkowska-Szkutnik
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 16:35-46. 2012
    ..Self-esteem is the conviction concerning self-satisfaction and self-assessment of one's competence. It can influence the overall emotional state, and determine the motivation to take actions of characteristic teenagers...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Socio-economic determinants of physical development disorders among 15-year-olds in Poland]
    Anna Oblacinska
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawie
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 12:549-57. 2008
    ..AIM of the study was to examine the association between family socio-economic status, local area problems and prevalence of underweight, overweight and obesity in Polish 15-year-olds...
  21. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between tobacco smoking and risk behaviour syndrome among 15-year-old adolescents in Poland and other European countries]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Przegl Lek 66:768-72. 2009
    ..1%). Adolescents who begun smoking earlier, were more likely to be regular smokers at age 15, and more likely to report multiple risk behaviors. In all countries the influence of early tobacco onset on the RBS is more evident among girls...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Effect of feeding pattern on the body mass of infants in the first six months of life]
    Elzbieta Wojdan-Godek
    Zakład Zdrowia Publicznego, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, ul Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 9:611-20. 2005
    ..To compare the body mass patterns of breastfed and formula fed Polish infants in the first 6 months of life and to compare the results with the current Polish data...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Modern approaches to child and adolescent health assessment at population level]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zaklad Epidemiologii, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 8:459-84. 2004
    ..There is a special need to develop and implement multidimensional measures with well-established validity and reliability, such as quality of life scales and health profiles...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Development and initial psychometric analysis of the generic quality of life questionnaire for Polish children and adolescents (KIDSCREEN-52)]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 8:513-33. 2004
    ..An instrument was constructed including 52 items grouped in 10 dimensions, as well as 2 shorter versions, both for children and parents as proxy respondents...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Tobacco smoking and risky behaviour taking by youth]
    Agnieszka Małkowska-Szkutnik
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Przegl Lek 67:949-52. 2010
    ..Probably they manifest so called negative identity, having lower self-control and lack of skills to refrain from danger situations and behaviors...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Alcohol drinking and other risk behaviors among adolescents aged 11-15 years]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, ul Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 7:75-89. 2003
    ..Presented data can be used in school-based and community-based prevention and intervention activities...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Bullies and victims among Polish school-aged children]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, ul Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 7:121-34. 2003
    ..The positive results of the Norwegian anti-bullying programme provided by D. Olweus as well as other examples of anti-bullying strategies developed recently within the European Community and model approaches from Australia are described...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Determinants of adolescents' physical activity]
    Hanna Kołoło
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:310-8. 2010
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [Application of the Polish version of CHQ-PF28 questionnaire in two population studies carried out in 2003 and 2008]
    Agnieszka Małkowska-Szkutnik
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 14:246-59. 2010
    ..To conduct a psychometric analysis of the Polish version of the CHQ-PF28 questionnaire for measuring the health-related quality of life (HRQL) of children and adolescents, on the basis of two population studies carried out in 2003 and 2008...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Does second-hand smoking get children's and adolescents' quality of life worse?]
    Hanna Kołoło
    Zakład Epidemiologii Instytutu Matki i Dziecka, Warszawa
    Przegl Lek 63:1027-30. 2006
    ..Parental smoking could be recognized as social determinant of low HRQL, in some domains even more evident than lower parental education level...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Retrospective overview of medically treated non-fatal injuries in pupils aged 11-15 years in Poland (1994-2002)]
    Maria Jodkowska
    Zakład Medycyny Szkolnej Instytutu Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 58:701-12. 2004
    ..An increase of awareness that injuries are preventable and implementation of well know in the world prevention strategies are needed to stop disadvantageous trends in non-fatal medically treated injuries among school-aged children...
  32. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting exclusive breastfeeding in Poland: cross-sectional survey of population-based samples
    Krystyra Mikiel-Kostyra
    Institute of Mother and Child, Warsaw, Poland
    Soz Praventivmed 50:52-9. 2005
    ..To identify factors affecting exclusive breastfeeding in maternity hospital care and during the first six months after birth...
  33. ncbi request reprint Adaptation of CSHCN instrument for the use in assessing the prevalence of chronic diseases in children and adolescents in Poland
    Joanna Mazur
    Department of Child and Adolescent Health, Institute of Mother and Child Warsaw, Poland
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:137-42. 2009
    ..The Polish version of the CSHCN questionnaire seems to be a convenient instrument that should be applied in further population studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Health-related quality of life (HRQL) in children and adolescents--concepts, study methods and selected applications]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, ul Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 7:35-48. 2003
    ..Applying the KIDSCREEN questionnaire in selected EU candidate countries will anticipate the problems that could affect other countries in the same economic situation...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Effect of parental smoking on feeding pattern and weight of infants]
    Elzbieta Wojdan-Godek
    Zakład Promocji Karmienia Piersia, Instytut Matki i Dziecka, Kasprzaka 17a, 01 211 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 7:617-27. 2003
    ..When the father smoked also, the effect of maternal smoking on birth weight, daily weight gain and risk of earlier weaning was significantly increased...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cross-national study of fighting and weapon carrying as determinants of adolescent injury
    William Pickett
    Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 116:e855-63. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint [Sexual initiation and use of condoms and other methods of contraception among 15-year-old adolescents in Poland and other countries]
    Barbara Woynarowska
    Katedra Biomedycznych Podstaw Rozwoju i Wychowania Wydzialu Pedagogicznego UW
    Ginekol Pol 75:621-32. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint [Indicators of social inequalities for school-age children health surveys]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Epidemiologii Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 58:377-90. 2004
    ..For different health outcome and various populations the shape and strength of relationship between socioeconomic status and health or health related behaviors may change...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Demographic and socioeconomic risk factors of preterm delivery]
    Lidia Rymkiewicz
    Klinika Połoznictwa i Ginekologii IMD, Instytut Matki i Dziecka w Warszawie
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 7:149-56. 2003
    ..This study determine that age (both young and advanced), low education level, and absent or late prenatal medical care have association with the risk of preterm delivery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Multiple risk behavior and injury: an international analysis of young people
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 2V7
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:786-93. 2002
    ..Multiple risk behavior plays an important role in the social etiology of youth injury, yet the consistency of this observation has not been examined multinationally...
  41. doi request reprint An international scoring system for self-reported health complaints in adolescents
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    School of Public Health, WHO Collaborating Center for Child and Adolescent Health Promotion, University of Bielefeld, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 18:294-9. 2008
    ..Rasch measurement analysis and investigation of differential item functioning (DIF) were conducted...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Self-reported health and life satisfaction in school-aged children in Poland and other countries in 2002]
    Barbara Woynarowska
    Katedra Biomedycznych Podstaw Rozwoju i Wychowania Wydziału Pedagogicznego, Uniwersytet Warszawski, Mokotowska 16 20, 0 561 Warszawa, Poland
    Med Wieku Rozwoj 8:535-50. 2004
    ..to present results of the study concerning: self-reported health, frequency of subjective complaints and life satisfaction among adolescents in Poland and 31 other countries...
  43. ncbi request reprint Testing the structural and cross-cultural validity of the KIDSCREEN-27 quality of life questionnaire
    Stephane Robitail
    School of Medicine, Perceived Health Research Unit, Marseille, France
    Qual Life Res 16:1335-45. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the structural and cross-cultural validity of the KIDSCREEN-27 questionnaire...
  44. ncbi request reprint The KIDSCREEN-27 quality of life measure for children and adolescents: psychometric results from a cross-cultural survey in 13 European countries
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    School of Public Health, WHO Collaborating Center for Child and Adolescent Health Promotion, University of Bielefeld, PB 10 01 31, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Qual Life Res 16:1347-56. 2007
    ..To assess the construct and criterion validity of the KIDSCREEN-27 health-related quality of life (HRQoL) questionnaire, a shorter version of the KIDSCREEN-52...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Selected psychosocial factors in 15-year-old current smokers and ex-smokers]
    Anna Kowalewska
    Katedra Biomedycznych Podstaw Rozwoju i Wychowania, Wydziału Pedagogicznego, Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
    Przegl Lek 64:747-51. 2007
    ..Our findings reveal that many psychosocial factors may be protective against tobacco dependence...
  46. doi request reprint Expression patterns of CD33 and CD15 predict outcome in patients with acute myeloid leukemia
    Asa Rangert Derolf
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    Leuk Lymphoma 49:1279-91. 2008
    ..004, cytogenetics p = 0.011, immunophenotype pattern p = 0.024, CD15 p = 0.031). Age (p = 0.001) and immunophenotypic classifications (p = 0.015) were significant for disease-free survival in patients who achieved complete remission...
  47. ncbi request reprint Varicella zoster virus infections in neuroblastoma patients: a 31-year clinical study
    Tadeusz Izbicki
    Departments of Surgical Oncology and Epidemiology, National Research Institute of Mother and Child, Kasprzaka 17A Street, 01 211 Warsaw, Poland
    Anticancer Res 23:3061-8. 2003
    ..The oncogenic potential of viruses was demonstrated in some human cancers. The oncogenic role of chickenpox (Cp) infection caused by varicella zoster virus has not been investigated to date...
  48. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of neuroblastoma: analysis of a single institution
    Tadeusz Izbicki
    Departments of Surgical Oncology and Epidemiology, National Research Institute of Mother and Child, Kasprzaka 17A Street, 01 211 Warsaw, Poland
    Anticancer Res 23:1933-8. 2003
    ..Neuroblastoma is the fourth most frequent cancer among all pediatric neoplasms Epidemiological studies may shed more light on the disease and aid in improving treatment of patients with neuroblastoma...