Walerian Piotrowski

Summary

Affiliation: Instytut Kardiologii
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiovascular death rate and ischaemic heart disease death rate changes during the 5-year period of 2003-2008
    Walerian Piotrowski
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention and Promotion Health, Institute of Cardiology, ul Alpejska 42, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 70:1225-34. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The influence of the recipient's body weight on the probability to obtain a heart transplant-POLKARD HF registry
    T Zielinski
    Department of Heart Failure and Transplantation, Institute of Cardiology, 04 628 Warszawa, ul Alpejska, Poland
    Transplant Proc 41:3166-70. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Severe chronic heart failure in patients considered for heart transplantation in Poland
    Jerzy Korewicki
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Cardiol J 19:36-44. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The impact of early menopause on risk of coronary artery disease (PREmature Coronary Artery Disease In Women--PRECADIW case-control study)
    Barbara Lubiszewska
    Department of Coronary Heart Disease, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:95-101. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of cardiac rhythm type and frequency on the prognosis of severe heart failure patients initially qualified for heart transplantation
    Małgorzata Sobieszczańska-Małek
    Department of Heart Failure and Transplantology, Institute of Cardiology, Alpejska 42 str, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Transplant 15:25-31. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Mortality from ischaemic heart disease in Poland in 1991-1996 estimated by the coding system used since 1997
    Bogdan Jasiński
    Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 68:520-7. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Ten-year risk of fatal cardiovascular disease in the Polish population and medical care. Results of the WOBASZ study
    Aleksandra Piwońska
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention and Promotion of Health, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 68:672-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between resting heart rate and atherosclerosis risk factors
    Aleksandra Piwońska
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 66:1069-75; discussion 1076-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Influence of some cardiovascular risk factors on the expression of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptors in patients with myocardial infarction treated with antiplatelet drugs under primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Anna Konopka
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Mol Diagn Ther 13:375-82. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Significance of dyslipidaemia in patients with heart failure of unexplained aetiology
    Mirosław Skwarek
    1st Department of Coronary Artery Disease, The Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński Institute of Cardiology, ul Alpejska 42, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 66:515-22, discussion 523-4. 2008

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiovascular death rate and ischaemic heart disease death rate changes during the 5-year period of 2003-2008
    Walerian Piotrowski
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention and Promotion Health, Institute of Cardiology, ul Alpejska 42, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 70:1225-34. 2012
    ..A decrease in cardiovascular mortality rates, including deaths due to ischaemic heart disease (IHD), has been observed in Poland since mid-1990s, and at the same time a rapid increase in sudden cardiovascular death (SCD) rate was noted...
  2. doi request reprint The influence of the recipient's body weight on the probability to obtain a heart transplant-POLKARD HF registry
    T Zielinski
    Department of Heart Failure and Transplantation, Institute of Cardiology, 04 628 Warszawa, ul Alpejska, Poland
    Transplant Proc 41:3166-70. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to analyze the influence of body weight of the adult heart recipient on the chance to obtain a transplant...
  3. ncbi request reprint Severe chronic heart failure in patients considered for heart transplantation in Poland
    Jerzy Korewicki
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Cardiol J 19:36-44. 2012
    ..However, clinical trials do not reflect 'real life' due to patient selection. Thus, the aim of the POLKARD-HF registry was the analysis of survival of patients with refractory HF referred for orthotopic heart transplantation (OHT)...
  4. doi request reprint The impact of early menopause on risk of coronary artery disease (PREmature Coronary Artery Disease In Women--PRECADIW case-control study)
    Barbara Lubiszewska
    Department of Coronary Heart Disease, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:95-101. 2012
    ..Despite improved understanding of atherothrombosis pathophysiology, risk factors associated with premature coronary artery disease (CAD) in women are poorly recognized...
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of cardiac rhythm type and frequency on the prognosis of severe heart failure patients initially qualified for heart transplantation
    Małgorzata Sobieszczańska-Małek
    Department of Heart Failure and Transplantology, Institute of Cardiology, Alpejska 42 str, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Transplant 15:25-31. 2010
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common arrhythmia among patients (pts) with heart failure and has significant influence on survival...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mortality from ischaemic heart disease in Poland in 1991-1996 estimated by the coding system used since 1997
    Bogdan Jasiński
    Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 68:520-7. 2010
    ..Considering the magnitude of these changes, any analyses of mortality trends in these periods treating these data as consistent are practically impossible. This also applies to international comparisons of IHD mortality data...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ten-year risk of fatal cardiovascular disease in the Polish population and medical care. Results of the WOBASZ study
    Aleksandra Piwońska
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention and Promotion of Health, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 68:672-7. 2010
    ..An individual assessment of global risk of death from cardiovascular diseases (CVD) should guide management, both life style changes and medical therapy, in order to decrease risk factors and improve prognosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between resting heart rate and atherosclerosis risk factors
    Aleksandra Piwońska
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 66:1069-75; discussion 1076-8. 2008
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  9. doi request reprint Influence of some cardiovascular risk factors on the expression of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptors in patients with myocardial infarction treated with antiplatelet drugs under primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Anna Konopka
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Mol Diagn Ther 13:375-82. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint Significance of dyslipidaemia in patients with heart failure of unexplained aetiology
    Mirosław Skwarek
    1st Department of Coronary Artery Disease, The Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński Institute of Cardiology, ul Alpejska 42, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 66:515-22, discussion 523-4. 2008
    ..Dyslipidaemia has been studied in the prognosis of heart failure (HF). Little is known about the role of dyslipidaemia in the aetiopathogenesis of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)...
  11. doi request reprint Determinants of the reduction in B-type natriuretic peptide after mitral valve replacement in patients with rheumatic mitral stenosis
    Przemyslaw Leszek
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 30:473-9. 2010
    ..Plasma B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels are closely related to symptoms in left ventricle (LV) systolic heart failure, although marked regarding heterogeneity levels among subjects are reported...
  12. ncbi request reprint Knowledge about arterial hypertension in the Polish population: the WOBASZ study
    Aleksandra Piwońska
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 70:140-6. 2012
    ..Thus, monitoring knowledge regarding health issues is necessary in order to prepare prevention projects...
  13. doi request reprint Polymorphisms of angiotensin II type 1 receptor gene and those of angiotensinogen point at culprit artery in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Anna Konopka
    Institute of Cardiology, Warszawa, Poland
    Gene 500:148-50. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor--a new marker for prognosis in acute coronary syndrome
    Anna Konopka
    Institute of Cardiology CCU, ul Alpejska 42, Warsaw, Poland
    Growth Factors 28:75-81. 2010
    ..This study was designed to check the properties of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) as a new marker of myocardial necrosis...
  15. doi request reprint Myocardial iron homeostasis in advanced chronic heart failure patients
    Przemysław Leszek
    Institute of Cardiology, ul Alpejska 42, 04 628 Warszawa, Poland
    Int J Cardiol 159:47-52. 2012
    ..Moreover iron supplementation indications are solely based on iron serum markers. The purpose was to assess myocardial iron (M-Iron), ferritin (M-FR), transferrin receptor (M-sTfR) in HF in relation to serum Iron markers...
  16. doi request reprint Concentration of vascular endothelial growth factor in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Anna Konopka
    Institute of Cardiology, Intensive Cardiac Therapy Clinic, Alpejska 42, 04 628 Warsaw, Poland
    Cytokine 61:664-9. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the value of VEGF as a surrogate marker of myocardial injury in acute ischemic conditions...
  17. doi request reprint Risk stratification of patients with severe heart failure awaiting heart transplantation-prospective national registry POLKARD HF
    T Zielinski
    Department of Heart Failure and Transplantation, Institute of Cardiology 04 628 Warszawa, ul Alpejska 42, Warsaw, Poland
    Transplant Proc 41:3161-5. 2009
    ..Most methods used in the risk assessment of heart transplant candidates do not include new biomarkers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is the decrease of cardiovascular mortality in Poland associated with the reduction of global cardiovascular risk related to changes in life style?
    Stefan L Rywik
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 58:344-55; discussion: 355. 2003
    ..There is an uncertainty whether this improvement in prognosis was only due to the improvement in health care level or was accomplished, to some extent, by population life style changes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Characterization of insomnia in patients with essential hypertension
    Aleksander Prejbisz
    Department o Hypertension, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Blood Press 15:213-9. 2006
    ..Therefore, the aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between insomnia and different clinical and biochemical parameters in essential hypertension patients...
  20. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination in secondary prevention from coronary ischaemic events in coronary artery disease: FLUCAD study
    Andrzej Ciszewski
    Institute of Cardiology, Alpejska 42, 04 628 Warszawa, Poland
    Eur Heart J 29:1350-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of influenza vaccination on the coronary events in patients with confirmed coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  21. doi request reprint Influence of renin-angiotensin system gene polymorphisms on the risk of ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction and association with coronary artery disease risk factors
    Anna Konopka
    Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Mol Diagn Ther 15:167-76. 2011
    ..Recent advances in molecular biology have made it possible to identify numerous polymorphisms of the renin-angiotensin system, which play an important role in the etiology of cardiovascular disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint Quality of nutrition and health knowledge in subjects with diagnosed cardio-vascular diseases in the Polish population--National Multicentre Health Survey (WOBASZ)
    Anna Waśkiewicz
    The Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński Institute of Cardiology, ul Alpejska 42, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 66:507-13, discussion 514. 2008
    ..Dietary treatment plays an important role in prevention of cardiovascular diseases (CVD). A significant factor that influences the fulfilment of dietary recommendations is also the knowledge of non-pharmacological methods of CVD prevention...
  23. ncbi request reprint Impact of MTHFR C677T gene polymorphism and vitamins intake on homocysteine concentration in the Polish adult population
    Anna Waśkiewicz
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases Epidemiology, Prevention and Health Promotion, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 69:1259-64. 2011
    ..Homocysteine (Hcy) levels are modulated by nutritional and genetic factors, among which is the enzyme 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Expression of platelet surface receptors and early changes in platelet function in patients with STEMI treated with abciximab and clopidogrel versus clopidogrel alone
    Anna Konopka
    Institute of Cardiology and Institute of Haematology and Blood Transfusion in Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 7:433-9. 2007
    ..Platelets play a crucial role in the pathogenesis of acute coronary syndromes (ACS). The efficacy of antiplatelet treatment is pivotal in the success of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) performed in patients with ACS...
  25. ncbi request reprint Heart failure patients from hospital settings in Poland: population characteristics and treatment patterns, a multicenter retrospective study
    Tomasz M Rywik
    Heart Failure and Transplantology Department, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Cardiol J 15:169-80. 2008
    ..The aim of this multicentre, retrospective descriptive study was to reveal the pharmacotherapy patterns in HF patients hospitalized in cardiology (CARD) and internal medicine (INT) wards in Poland...
  26. doi request reprint Clustering of admission hyperglycemia, impaired renal function and anemia and its impact on in-hospital outcomes in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Mariusz Kruk
    Catheterization Laboratory and Coronary Disease Unit, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Atherosclerosis 209:558-64. 2010
    ..To examine the incidence and inter-relationships between admission hyperglycemia, anemia and impaired renal function and its impact on clinical outcomes in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) treated with primary PCI...
  27. ncbi request reprint Incidence of diabetes in the Polish population: results of the Multicenter Polish Population Health Status Study--WOBASZ
    Maria Polakowska
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention and Promotion of Health, Institute of Cardiology, Warszawa, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 121:156-63. 2011
    ..Incidence of diabetes is increasing at an alarming rate worldwide. It has been estimated that 2.2 to 2.5 million of Poles will be affected by this disease by 2030...
  28. ncbi request reprint Influence of dynamic training on hemodynamic, neurohormonal responses to static exercise and on inflammatory markers in patients after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Maria Bilinska
    Department of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Circ J 74:2598-604. 2010
    ..Little is known about the influence of dynamic training on the hemodynamic and neurohormonal responses to static exercise and on inflammatory markers in optimally treated post-coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is the assessment of lipid profile performed up to seventy two hours from hospital admission due to acute coronary syndrome still valid?
    Anna Konopka
    National Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 61:243-50; discussion 251-2. 2004
    ..Therefore, it has been suggested that reliable assessment of lipid profile can be performed either during the first 24 hours or after 6 weeks or even 3 months from the onset of ACS...
  30. ncbi request reprint Brain natriuretic peptide plasma levels in ischemic and nonischemic advanced heart failure
    Jacek Grzybowski
    Department of General Cardiology, Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland
    Acta Cardiol 59:196-8. 2004