E A Jankowska

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Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi Effect of low versus normal birthweight on menarche in 14-year-old Polish girls
    S Koziel
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:268-71. 2002
  2. ncbi Inter-generation social mobility modifies framingham risk score in Polish middle-aged men, but not in women
    Ewa Anita Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wrocław, Poland
    J Biosoc Sci 40:401-12. 2008
  3. doi Bone mineral status and bone loss over time in men with chronic systolic heart failure and their clinical and hormonal determinants
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 11:28-38. 2009
  4. pmc Identification of chronic heart failure patients with a high 12-month mortality risk using biomarkers including plasma C-terminal pro-endothelin-1
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    PLoS ONE 6:e14506. 2011
  5. pmc Are the adverse effects of glitazones linked to induced testosterone deficiency?
    M Carruthers
    Centre for Men s Health, 20 20 Harley Street, London, UK
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:30. 2008
  6. doi Iron deficiency predicts impaired exercise capacity in patients with systolic chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Card Fail 17:899-906. 2011
  7. ncbi Anabolic deficiency in men with chronic heart failure: prevalence and detrimental impact on survival
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Circulation 114:1829-37. 2006
  8. ncbi Autonomic imbalance and immune activation in chronic heart failure - pathophysiological links
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    Cardiovasc Res 70:434-45. 2006
  9. ncbi Activation of the NF-kappaB system in peripheral blood leukocytes from patients with chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:984-90. 2005
  10. ncbi [Are age and educational level the determinants of hormonal parameters considered as indices of andropause?]
    Ewa Anita Jankowska
    Zakład Antropologii PAN we Wrocławiu
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 16:323-7. 2004

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Publications37

  1. ncbi Effect of low versus normal birthweight on menarche in 14-year-old Polish girls
    S Koziel
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:268-71. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare menarche in 14-year-old Polish girls of low and normal birthweight, along with an evaluation of the impact of socio-economic status and body mass index (BMI)...
  2. ncbi Inter-generation social mobility modifies framingham risk score in Polish middle-aged men, but not in women
    Ewa Anita Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wrocław, Poland
    J Biosoc Sci 40:401-12. 2008
    ..The precise mechanisms responsible for the observed sex difference in this phenomenon need to be established in further studies...
  3. doi Bone mineral status and bone loss over time in men with chronic systolic heart failure and their clinical and hormonal determinants
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 11:28-38. 2009
    ..Bone status has not been comprehensively studied in chronic heart failure (CHF). In CHF men, we evaluated bone status, bone loss over time, and their clinical and hormonal determinants...
  4. pmc Identification of chronic heart failure patients with a high 12-month mortality risk using biomarkers including plasma C-terminal pro-endothelin-1
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    PLoS ONE 6:e14506. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Are the adverse effects of glitazones linked to induced testosterone deficiency?
    M Carruthers
    Centre for Men s Health, 20 20 Harley Street, London, UK
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:30. 2008
    ..These led to consideration of an evidence-based hypothesis which would explain these diverse effects, and further suggested novel approaches by which this hypothesis could be tested...
  6. doi Iron deficiency predicts impaired exercise capacity in patients with systolic chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Card Fail 17:899-906. 2011
    ..Hence, iron deficiency (ID) is anticipated to limit exercise capacity. We investigated whether ID predicted exercise intolerance in patients with systolic chronic heart failure (CHF)...
  7. ncbi Anabolic deficiency in men with chronic heart failure: prevalence and detrimental impact on survival
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Circulation 114:1829-37. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Autonomic imbalance and immune activation in chronic heart failure - pathophysiological links
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    Cardiovasc Res 70:434-45. 2006
    ..Diminished cholinergic signalling (mainly nicotinergic) activates inflammation and stimulates immune response. These two phenomena predict prognosis and represent therapeutic targets in the syndrome of CHF...
  9. ncbi Activation of the NF-kappaB system in peripheral blood leukocytes from patients with chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:984-90. 2005
    ..In vitro experiments were used to elucidate the role of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) as a stimulus for the NF-kappaB system in PBL...
  10. ncbi [Are age and educational level the determinants of hormonal parameters considered as indices of andropause?]
    Ewa Anita Jankowska
    Zakład Antropologii PAN we Wrocławiu
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 16:323-7. 2004
    ..In contrast, there were no social differences in other analysed hormonal parameters...
  11. doi Circulating estradiol and mortality in men with systolic chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Center for Heart Disease, Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    JAMA 301:1892-901. 2009
    ..Estrogens are formed by the aromatization of androgens; therefore, abnormal estrogen metabolism would be anticipated in HF...
  12. doi Reduction in circulating testosterone relates to exercise capacity in men with chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Card Fail 15:442-50. 2009
    ..Anabolic hormones (testosterone, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, insulin-like growth factor 1 [IGF1]) contribute to exercise capacity in healthy men. This issue remains unclear in CHF...
  13. ncbi Iron deficiency: an ominous sign in patients with systolic chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University, Centre for Heart Diseases, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur Heart J 31:1872-80. 2010
    ..We sought to examine the relationship between ID and survival in patients with systolic CHF...
  14. ncbi The 12-week progressive quadriceps resistance training improves muscle strength, exercise capacity and quality of life in patients with stable chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    Int J Cardiol 130:36-43. 2008
    ..We investigated, whether in CHF selective resistance training without accompanying aerobic regime favourably affects muscle strength, muscle mass and improves exercise capacity...
  15. ncbi The inverse relationship between bone status and blood pressure among Polish men
    E A Jankowska
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw
    Ann Hum Biol 29:63-73. 2002
    ..An evaluation of relationships between bone density and blood pressure in healthy men...
  16. ncbi Deficiencies in circulating testosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate, and depression in men with systolic chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Faculty of Health Sciences, Wroclaw Medical University Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:966-73. 2010
    ..Elderly men with androgen deficiencies are prone to develop late-onset depression. We investigated links between circulating androgens and depression, and their combined impact on outcome in men with chronic heart failure (CHF)...
  17. ncbi Relationships between age-related changes of sex steroids, obesity and body fat distribution among healthy Polish males
    E A Jankowska
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, ul Kuznicza 35, 50 951 Wrocław, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 6:1159-64. 2000
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  18. ncbi Are general obesity and visceral adiposity in men linked to reduced bone mineral content resulting from normal ageing? A population-based study
    E A Jankowska
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, Poland
    Andrologia 33:384-9. 2001
    ..73, P = 0.006). In the healthy Polish male population, BMI was of minor significance as a predictor of BMC at the ultra-distal radius, whereas visceral adiposity (assessed by WHR) was significantly linked to reduced bone mass in men...
  19. ncbi Chronic heart failure. The relationship between increased activity of skeletal muscle ergoreceptors and reduced exercise tolerance
    Agnieszka Kaczmarek
    Department of Cardiology, Military Hospital, Wrocław, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 60:322-32; discussion 333-4. 2004
    ..In chronic heart failure (CHF), skeletal muscle abnormalities may lead to the overactivation of ergoreceptors which in turn may cause sympathetic overactivation and increased ventilatory response to exercise...
  20. ncbi Bone mineral status of Polish men in the course of normal ageing
    E Rogucka
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, ul Kuznicza 35, 50 951 Wroclaw, Poland
    Andrologia 33:287-92. 2001
    ..The results also confirm that bone density (with its age-related changes in the course of normal male ageing) is one of the biological features characteristic of this particular regional population...
  21. ncbi Effects of long-term testosterone substitutive therapy on bone mineral content in men with hypergonadotrophic hypogonadism
    M Medras
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland
    Andrologia 33:47-52. 2001
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  22. ncbi [The effect of alcohol on bone mineral density in men]
    M Medras
    Katedra i Klinika Endokrynologii i Diabetologii Akademii Medycznej we Wrocławiu
    Przegl Lek 57:743-6. 2000
    ..The findings on parathormone activity in alcohol male abusers are not consistent. Additionally, chronic alcoholism is frequently accompanied by an increase of cortisol levels, andropenia, dietary, vitamin and electrolyte deficiencies...
  23. doi Molecular changes in myocardium in the course of anemia or iron deficiency
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University, Centre for Heart Diseases, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, Wroclaw 50 981, Poland
    Heart Fail Clin 6:295-304. 2010
    ..Most of the data come from experimental models. Further studies, in particular performed in clinical settings, are warranted...
  24. ncbi Abnormal indices of autonomic function are no longer predictors of poor outcome in diabetic patients without neuropathy but with coexisting coronary artery disease who receive optimal pharmacological therapy
    Beata Ponikowska
    Department of Physiology, Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 67:1325-32. 2009
    ..Cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy (CAN) is a complication of diabetes mellitus (DM) and has been regarded as a parameter associated with a poor outcome...
  25. ncbi Excessive ventilation during early phase of exercise: a new predictor of poor long-term outcome in patients with chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:1024-31. 2007
    ..Whether ventilatory response to early phase of exercise is useful for risk stratification in CHF is unknown...
  26. ncbi Hyperuricaemia predicts poor outcome in patients with mild to moderate chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Int J Cardiol 115:151-5. 2007
    ..This study investigates whether hyperuricaemia (defined as serum UA level > or = 6.5 mg/dL) extends its prognostic value on population with less advanced CHF...
  27. ncbi Birthweight and stature, body mass index and fat distribution of 14-year-old Polish adolescents
    S Kozieł
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:55-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this report is to assess the effect of low birthweight on stature, relative weight and fat distribution in 14-year-old boys and girls from Wroclaw, Poland...
  28. ncbi Gonadal and adrenal androgen deficiencies as independent predictors of increased cardiovascular mortality in men with type II diabetes mellitus and stable coronary artery disease
    Beata Ponikowska
    Department of Physiology, Wroclaw Medical University, and Centre for Heart Disease, Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    Int J Cardiol 143:343-8. 2010
    ..Age-related decline in circulating androgens in men is associated with poor cardiovascular (CV) outcome. Men with type II diabetes mellitus (DM) are prone to develop androgen deficiency...
  29. doi Heart failure classifications - guidelines
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Department of Heart Diseases, Wroclaw Medical University, and Centre for Heart Diseases, Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    Contrib Nephrol 164:11-23. 2010
    ..Classifications are based on the time course of the clinical presentation of heart failure, severity of symptoms and signs of heart failure, structural changes within the heart, predominant etiology and comorbidities...
  30. ncbi Nuclear factor-kappaB activity in peripheral blood mononuclear cells in cachectic and non-cachectic patients with chronic heart failure
    Jakub Siednienko
    Laboratory of Signaling Proteins, L Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, Poland
    Int J Cardiol 122:111-6. 2007
    ..We examined the activity of nuclear factor kappa-B (NF-kappaB), the major mediator of immune response, in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) isolated from cachectic and non-cachectic patients with CHF...
  31. ncbi [Overweight and obesity in urban population in Poland in years 1983-1999]
    Zygmunt Welon
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 12:295-8. 2002
    ..Therefore--in the context of essential relationships between overweight and both mortality and morbidity--the health status of urban population in Poland is highly disturbing...
  32. ncbi Independent effects of social position and parity on body mass index among Polish adult women
    Alicja Szklarska
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, ul Kuznicza 35, 50 951 Wrocław, Poland
    J Biosoc Sci 35:575-83. 2003
    ..Regardless of educational level, the highest prevalence of obesity (BMI exceeding 30 kg/m2) was found among females with at least three children (15.6%, and 26.4% of women from higher or lower social groups, respectively)...
  33. ncbi [Clinical use of ventilation measurement during early phase of exercise in patients with chronic heart failure]
    Ewa Anita Jankowska
    Klinika Kardiologii 4 Wojskowego Szpitala Klinicznego we Wrocławiu
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 111:283-90. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, the optimal approach to the assessment of ventilatory response to controlled exercise has not been established...
  34. ncbi Age and social gradients in the intensity of aging males' symptoms in Poland
    Ewa Anita Jankowska
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences ul Kuznicza 35, Wroclaw, Poland
    Aging Male 11:83-8. 2008
    ..We performed the study in order to describe the age-related changes and social gradients in the intensity of aging males' symptoms in healthy men in Poland...
  35. ncbi Social inequality in premature mortality among Polish urban adults during economic transition
    Halina Kołodziej
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kuznicza 35, 50 951 Wrocław 56, Poland
    Am J Hum Biol 19:878-85. 2007
    ..With regard to the changes in rates of premature mortality among adults, the benefits have prevailed, although individuals with the lowest educational level benefited less than those with the highest education...
  36. ncbi [Hyperprolactinemia and sexual activity of men--clinical aspect]
    Marek Medras
    Katedra i Klinika Endokrynologii i Diabetologii AM we Wrocławiu
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 111:327-31. 2004
    ..Authors presume that sexual dysfunctions are not strictly connected with hyperprolactinemia and/or hypotestosterionemia, but probably are conditioned by other unexplicit factors (for example: a heterogeneous structure of PRL complexes)...
  37. ncbi [Clinical significance and prognostic value of anemia in heart failure patients]
    Agnieszka Grzesło
    Ośrodek Chorób Serca, 4 Wojskowy Szpital Kliniczny, ul Weigla 5, 50 981 Wrocław
    Kardiol Pol 65:184-91. 2007