Ewa Jassem

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Country: Poland

Publications

  1. pmc A portable automatic cough analyser in the ambulatory assessment of cough
    Malgorzata Krajnik
    Palliative Care Department, Nicolas Copernicus University, Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, Poland
    Biomed Eng Online 9:17. 2010
  2. pmc Patterns of motivations and ways of quitting smoking among Polish smokers: a questionnaire study
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Pneumonology and Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul, Debinki 7, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Public Health 8:274. 2008
  3. pmc Prisoners' attitudes towards cigarette smoking and smoking cessation: a questionnaire study in Poland
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Pneumonology and Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki 7, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Public Health 6:181. 2006
  4. pmc Influences of polymorphic variants of DRD2 and SLC6A3 genes, and their combinations on smoking in Polish population
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, 7 Debinki, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Med Genet 10:92. 2009
  5. pmc Lack of association between serotonin transporter gene polymorphism 5-HTTLPR and smoking among Polish population: a case-control study
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 7, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Med Genet 9:76. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint [Palliative care in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]
    Ewa Jassem
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 75:311-2. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Smoking and lung cancer]
    Ewa Jassem
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 77:469-73. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Integrated care for patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]
    Ewa Jassem
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, ul Debinki 7, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 78:126-32. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Medical students' attitudes towards tobacco smoking at the first and sixth year of their studies 2002-2008]
    Alicja Sieminska
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 77:371-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Accuracy of spirometry performed by general practitioners and pulmonologists in Pomeranian Region in the "Prevention of COPD" NHS program]
    Krzysztof Kuziemski
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 77:380-6. 2009

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Publications46

  1. pmc A portable automatic cough analyser in the ambulatory assessment of cough
    Malgorzata Krajnik
    Palliative Care Department, Nicolas Copernicus University, Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, Poland
    Biomed Eng Online 9:17. 2010
    ..Cough is one of the main symptoms of advanced lung disease. However, the efficacy of currently available treatment remains unsatisfactory. Research into the new antitussives requires an objective assessment of cough...
  2. pmc Patterns of motivations and ways of quitting smoking among Polish smokers: a questionnaire study
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Pneumonology and Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul, Debinki 7, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Public Health 8:274. 2008
    ..We aimed to investigate how Poles, including the medically ill, cope with quitting cigarettes and what their motivations to quit are...
  3. pmc Prisoners' attitudes towards cigarette smoking and smoking cessation: a questionnaire study in Poland
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Pneumonology and Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki 7, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Public Health 6:181. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Influences of polymorphic variants of DRD2 and SLC6A3 genes, and their combinations on smoking in Polish population
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, 7 Debinki, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Med Genet 10:92. 2009
    ..In the present study we investigated whether polymorphic variants of DRD2 and SLC6A3 genes and their combinations are associated with the smoking habit in the Polish population...
  5. pmc Lack of association between serotonin transporter gene polymorphism 5-HTTLPR and smoking among Polish population: a case-control study
    Alicja Sieminska
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 7, 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    BMC Med Genet 9:76. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine whether 5-HTTLPR genotype is associated with smoking behavior in Caucasians from Northern Poland and to investigate other risk factors for tobacco smoking...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Palliative care in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]
    Ewa Jassem
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 75:311-2. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Smoking and lung cancer]
    Ewa Jassem
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 77:469-73. 2009
    ..Finally, a positive impact of quitting smoking in lung cancer patients, including those who have undergone curative resection, was presented...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Integrated care for patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]
    Ewa Jassem
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, ul Debinki 7, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 78:126-32. 2010
    ..It should also allow for broad cooperation with auxiliary staff, such as social workers, medical assistants and volunteers, as well as psychologists and clergymen (especially in the terminal phase of the disease)...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Medical students' attitudes towards tobacco smoking at the first and sixth year of their studies 2002-2008]
    Alicja Sieminska
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 77:371-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was an analysis of medical students' attitudes towards smoking during at the first and sixth year of their studies...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Accuracy of spirometry performed by general practitioners and pulmonologists in Pomeranian Region in the "Prevention of COPD" NHS program]
    Krzysztof Kuziemski
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 77:380-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the quality of spirometry testing and interpretation performed by general practitioners and pulmonologists...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Lung microangiopathy in diabetes]
    Krzysztof Kuziemski
    Klinika Alergologii Gdańskiego Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Gdansk
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 77:394-9. 2009
    ..Reduction of DLCO can indicate, however, that DM leads to alveolar-capillary barrier damage in the lung. In this paper authors review available literature on microangiopathy and its influence on the lung function...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Tobacco smoking among the first-year medical students]
    Alicja Sieminska
    Klinika Alergologii Akademii Medycznej w Gdansku, Poland
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 74:377-82. 2006
    ..02. Only 23% of smokers considered anti-nicotine therapy effective. Almost a half of smokers considered nicotine replacement therapy ineffective for them in quitting cigarette smoking...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of deaths caused by obstructive pulmonary diseases in Pomerania province in 2001-2004]
    Marek Niedoszytko
    Klinika Alergologii Akademii Medycznej w Gdansku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 75:40-5. 2007
    ..Lung diseases, especially COPD, are one of the leading causes of death. The aim of the study was to assess mortality caused by COPD, asthma and cor pulmonale in the years 2001-2004 in the Pomerania province...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life of patients with asthma which has been well and poorly controlled]
    Marta Chełmińska
    Klinika Alergologii Katedry Pneumonologii i Alergologii A kademii Medycznej w Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 75:70-5. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the quality of life of patients with asthma who were well and poorly controlled...
  15. pmc BRCA1: a novel prognostic factor in resected non-small-cell lung cancer
    Rafael Rosell
    Catalan Institute of Oncology, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 2:e1129. 2007
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Late-phase allergic reaction in nasal provocation with fungal allergens
    Marek Niedoszytko
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Allergy Asthma Proc 29:35-9. 2008
    ..001). The nasal allergen challenge with fungal allergen seems to be a promising diagnostic method of allergic rhinitis. Late phase of the allergic reaction seems to be an important part of the assessment...
  17. pmc Integration of gene dosage and gene expression in non-small cell lung cancer, identification of HSP90 as potential target
    Marielle I Gallegos Ruiz
    Department of Medical Oncology, Vrije Universiteit Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 3:e0001722. 2008
    ..Understanding the molecular events in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is essential to improve early diagnosis and treatment for this disease...
  18. doi request reprint Persistent impact of cigarette smoking on asthma
    Marek Niedoszytko
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Asthma 45:495-9. 2008
    ..In the present study we assessed the impact of former cigarette smoking on asthma control and treatment effectiveness...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Hyperlucent lung syndrom caused by pulmonary artery hypoplasia in patient with diagnosed asthma--case report]
    Lucyna Gorska
    Medical University of Gdansk, Department of Allergology, Poland
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 24:436-8. 2008
    ..Ct-angiography has shown unilateral hypoplasia of pulmonary artery. It indicates that in all cases of uncontrolled asthma should be considered another or coexisting diagnosis...
  20. doi request reprint Three-gene expression signature predicts survival in early-stage squamous cell carcinoma of the lung
    Marcin Skrzypski
    University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Clin Cancer Res 14:4794-9. 2008
    ..Current staging methods are imprecise indications of prognosis, but high-risk patients can be identified by gene expression profiling and considered for adjuvant therapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Alterations of locus P16INK4a/P14ARF in non-small cell lung cancer]
    Marcin Skrzypski
    Klinika Alergologii AM w Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 71:471-8. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Association between sensitization to Aureobasidium pullulans (Pullularia sp) and severity of asthma
    Marek Niedoszytko
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 98:153-6. 2007
    ..Recent data indicate that fungi may contribute to increased severity of asthma...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Chemotherapy of advanced non-small cell lung cancer with the combination of gemcitabine and cisplatin]
    Hanna Wolf
    Katedry i Kliniki Chorób Płuc i Gruźlicy, Akademii Medycznej w Gdansku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 70:44-51. 2002
    ..These results indicate the efficacy of the combination of gemcitabine and cisplatin regimen in advanced non-small cell lung cancer, and its acceptable toxicity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Absence of prognostic significance of p21(WAF1/CIP1) protein expression in non-small cell lung cancer
    Dorota Dworakowska
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Haemostatic Disorders, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Acta Oncol 44:75-9. 2005
    ..These results suggest the lack of prognostic relevance of p21WAF1/CIP1 expression (analyzed separately or jointly with p53 protein) in surgically treated NSCLC patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of cyclin D1 overexpression in correlation with pRb and p53 status in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Dorota Dworakowska
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Haemostatic Disorders, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki 7 str, 80 211, Gdansk, Poland
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 131:479-85. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Prognostic relevance of altered pRb and p53 protein expression in surgically treated non-small cell lung cancer patients
    Dorota Dworakowska
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Hemostatic Disorders, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Oncology 67:60-6. 2004
    ..The study group included 195 NSCLC consecutive patients from one institution who underwent curative pulmonary resection between 1994 and 1999...
  27. ncbi request reprint MDM2 gene amplification: a new independent factor of adverse prognosis in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Dorota Dworakowska
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Haemostatic Disorders, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Lung Cancer 43:285-95. 2004
    ..01 for both comparisons). Our results suggest that MDM2 gene amplification analysis provides additional prognostic information in surgically treated NSCLC patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint P53 and K-ras mutations are frequent events in microscopically negative surgical margins from patients with nonsmall cell lung carcinoma
    Jacek Jassem
    Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Cancer 100:1951-60. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [Serum anti-P53 antibodies (AB-anti-P53) in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)]
    Marcin Skrzypski
    Klinika Chorób Płuc i Gruźlicy AM, Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 70:353-8. 2002
    ..48). The results of the study indicate that serum Ab-anti-p53 are relatively often present in advanced NSCLC patients, however the clinical value of this test needs further evaluation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Modern management of symptoms and quality of life
    Jacek Jassem
    Department of Pneumonology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Curr Probl Cancer 27:69-73. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint [P53 and P16 gene mutations in non-small cell lung cancer]
    Ewa Jassem
    Klinika Chorób Płuc i Gruźlicy, AM w Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 70:64-70. 2002
    ..These results indicate that p53 and p16 gene mutations tend to occur together in NSCLC, however these alterations seem not to have noteworthy clinical and prognostic significance...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pregranulomatous phase of sarcoidosis: immunohistochemical diagnosis
    Kaz Jaskiewicz
    Department of Pathology, University Medical School of Gdansk, Gdansk 80211, Poland
    Acta Histochem 107:473-7. 2006
    ..Lymph nodes with pregranulomatous sinus histiocytosis labelled with both antibodies. This profile of immunolabelling can be used in the differentiation of this condition from reactive sinusoidal lesions...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of exercise test and peak inspiratory flow (PIF) measurement in diagnosis and management of bronchial asthma]
    Krzysztof Kuziemski
    Klinika Alergologii AM w Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 72:512-5. 2004
    ..Results of the study suggest that exercise tests are safe and easy method of diagnosis and management of asthma. PIF measurement seems to be non-useful in diagnosis of bronchial asthma. It must be confirmed in further studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of tobacco dependence]
    Jerzy Kozielski
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 73:2-3, 5-39. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of prognostic value of TP53 gene mutations in non-small cell lung cancer]
    Amelia Szymanowska
    Klinika Alergologii, AM w Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 73:264-9. 2005
    ..The results of this study indicate that TP53 gene mutations in NSCLC patients are not correlated with clinical characteristics and have no impact on survival...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of exercise test and bronchial reversibility test as tools for asthma diagnosis in patients with normal spirometry]
    Krzysztof Kuziemski
    Klinika Alergologii, Akademii Medycznej w Gdansku
    Przegl Lek 63:1269-72. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was the comparison of clinical utility of obturation reversibility test and exercise provocation test in asthma diagnosis in patients with normal spirometry values...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Serum eosinophil cationic protein (ECP) in patients with perennial rhinitis and atopic dermatitis, allergic to house dust mites]
    Iwona Damps-Konstanska
    Akademia Medyczna w Gdansku, Klinika Alergologii
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 19:765-8. 2005
    ..Eosinophil Cationic Protein (ECP) is released from activated eosinophils during the inflammation process...
  38. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of non-small cell lung cancer and frequency of somatic TP53 gene mutations in Pro72 carriers of TP53 Arg72Pro polymorphism
    Amelia Szymanowska
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Lung Cancer 52:9-14. 2006
    ..Additionally, the correlation between Pro72 and somatic TP53 mutations suggests that Pro72 allele carriers may be predisposed to tumour development along a p53 associated form of NSCLC, a finding that warrants further investigations...
  39. ncbi request reprint [The prevalence of tobacco smoking among Polish Pallotins priests and seminarians of Seminary in Ołtarzew]
    Alicja Sieminska
    Kliniki Alergologii AM w Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 72:90-5. 2004
    ..Every tenth priest and every third student hide his smoking habit from other priests. The study showed low prevalence of cigarette smoking in priests, what resulted mainly from religious reasons...
  40. ncbi request reprint [The prevalence of serum IgG antibodies against HTLV viruses type I and II in sarcoidosis patients]
    Alicja Sieminska
    Katedry i Kliniki Chorób Płuc i Gruźlicy AM w Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 70:52-7. 2002
    ..The values of OD ranged in group I from 0.061 to 0.384 and in group II from 0.047 to 0.213; thus, no positive results of the test were observed. The values of OD did not differ significantly in both groups (p = 0.59)...
  41. doi request reprint Analysis of safety, risk factors and pretreatment methods during rush hymenoptera venom immunotherapy
    Lucyna Gorska
    Department of Allergology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 147:241-5. 2008
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinical value of conjunctival allergen challenge in diagnosing allergic conjunctivitis related to latex
    Marta Chelminska
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:207-8. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint [Side effects of specific immunotherapy in patients with hymenoptera venom allergy]
    Jakub Lata
    Klinika Alergologii Akademii Medycznej w Gdansku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 73:260-3. 2005
    ..However systemic reactions were revealed only in the group of patients with at least one positive result of skin prick tests...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Systemic mastocytosis]
    Marek Niedoszytko
    Klinika Alergologii Katedry Pneumonologii i Alergologii Akademii Medycznej, Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 73:239-44. 2005
    ..The experience of Gdansk Mastocytosis Centre indicates that mastocytosis is a rare and difficult to diagnose disease...
  45. ncbi request reprint Loss of heterozygosity at chromosomes 3p and 17p in primary non-small cell lung cancer
    Magdalena Chmara
    Department of Biology and Genetics, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Anticancer Res 24:4259-63. 2004
    ..Loss of heterozygosity (LOH) of selected regions at chromosomes 3p and 17p in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and the association of these abnormalities with major clinical parameters and prognosis were studied...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Latent tetany masked by syndroms of bronchial asthma and depressive syndrome. Case report]
    Beata Wajda
    Klinika Alergologii AM, Gdańsku
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 74:221-3. 2006
    ..In this paper the case of a 53 year old women has been described. The women had the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux of asthma and depressive syndrome, witch masked the symptoms of the latent tetany...