Wiesław Jedrychowski

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Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An apple a day may hold colorectal cancer at bay: recent evidence from a case-control study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Rev Environ Health 24:59-74. 2009
  2. pmc The relationship between prenatal exposure to airborne polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and PAH-DNA adducts in cord blood
    Wieslaw A Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:371-7. 2013
  3. pmc Intrauterine exposure to fine particulate matter as a risk factor for increased susceptibility to acute broncho-pulmonary infections in early childhood
    Wiesław A Jędrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College in Krakow, Poland
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 216:395-401. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Dose-dependent relationship between prenatal exposure to fine particulates and exhaled carbon monoxide in non-asthmatic children. A population-based birth cohort study
    Wiesław A Jędrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 26:73-82. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Fractional exhaled nitric oxide in healthy non-asthmatic 7-year olds and prenatal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: nested regression analysis
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:1131-9. 2012
  6. pmc Prohypertensive effect of gestational personal exposure to fine particulate matter. Prospective cohort study in non-smoking and non-obese pregnant women
    Wieslaw A Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, 7, Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Cardiovasc Toxicol 12:216-25. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal allergy as a potential source of variability of exhaled nitric oxide in children non-sensitized to common domestic allergens
    W Jedrychowski
    Jagiellonian University Medical College, Cracow, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 63:257-62. 2012
  8. pmc Impact of barbecued meat consumed in pregnancy on birth outcomes accounting for personal prenatal exposure to airborne polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: Birth cohort study in Poland
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Nutrition 28:372-7. 2012
  9. pmc Early wheezing phenotypes and severity of respiratory illness in very early childhood: study on intrauterine exposure to fine particle matter
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
    Environ Int 35:877-84. 2009
  10. pmc Gender specific differences in neurodevelopmental effects of prenatal exposure to very low-lead levels: the prospective cohort study in three-year olds
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Coll Med Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
    Early Hum Dev 85:503-10. 2009

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint An apple a day may hold colorectal cancer at bay: recent evidence from a case-control study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Rev Environ Health 24:59-74. 2009
    ..37, 95% CI: 0.15-0.91). No other fruit was significantly associated with altering the risk of colorectal cancer...
  2. pmc The relationship between prenatal exposure to airborne polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and PAH-DNA adducts in cord blood
    Wieslaw A Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:371-7. 2013
    ..The continuation of this birth cohort study will assess the possible health effects of fetal DNA damage on the health of children and help in establishing new protective guidelines for newborns...
  3. pmc Intrauterine exposure to fine particulate matter as a risk factor for increased susceptibility to acute broncho-pulmonary infections in early childhood
    Wiesław A Jędrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College in Krakow, Poland
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 216:395-401. 2013
    ..The study also provides evidence that the target value of 20μg/m(3) for the 24-h mean level of PM2.5 protects unborn babies better than earlier established EPA guidelines...
  4. doi request reprint Dose-dependent relationship between prenatal exposure to fine particulates and exhaled carbon monoxide in non-asthmatic children. A population-based birth cohort study
    Wiesław A Jędrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 26:73-82. 2013
    ..The main goal of the study was to assess possible association between fetal exposure to fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and exhaled carbon monoxide (eCO) measured in non-asthmatic children...
  5. doi request reprint Fractional exhaled nitric oxide in healthy non-asthmatic 7-year olds and prenatal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: nested regression analysis
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:1131-9. 2012
    ..The effect of transplacental PAH exposure was adjusted for potential confounders, such as maternal allergy and children's specific atopy to common domestic allergens...
  6. pmc Prohypertensive effect of gestational personal exposure to fine particulate matter. Prospective cohort study in non-smoking and non-obese pregnant women
    Wieslaw A Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, 7, Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Cardiovasc Toxicol 12:216-25. 2012
    ..3; 95% CI, 0.3-4.4) but were inversely related to parity (coeff. = -2.7; 95% CI, -4.6 to -0.73). In the observed cohort, the exposure to fine particulate matter during pregnancy was associated with increased maternal blood pressure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal allergy as a potential source of variability of exhaled nitric oxide in children non-sensitized to common domestic allergens
    W Jedrychowski
    Jagiellonian University Medical College, Cracow, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 63:257-62. 2012
    ..The data should be considered in the interpretation of FeNO levels in clinical practice and setting up FeNO screening criteria for identification of eosinophilic airway inflammation...
  8. pmc Impact of barbecued meat consumed in pregnancy on birth outcomes accounting for personal prenatal exposure to airborne polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: Birth cohort study in Poland
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Nutrition 28:372-7. 2012
    ..The main goal of the present analysis was to assess the possible impact of coexposure to PAH-containing barbecued meat consumed during pregnancy on birth outcomes...
  9. pmc Early wheezing phenotypes and severity of respiratory illness in very early childhood: study on intrauterine exposure to fine particle matter
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
    Environ Int 35:877-84. 2009
    ..The data support the hypothesis that burden of respiratory symptoms in early childhood and possibly in later life may be programmed already in prenatal period when the respiratory system is completing its growth and maturation...
  10. pmc Gender specific differences in neurodevelopmental effects of prenatal exposure to very low-lead levels: the prospective cohort study in three-year olds
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Coll Med Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
    Early Hum Dev 85:503-10. 2009
    ..To determine whether the cognitive deficit documented in this study persists to older ages, the follow-up of the children over the next several years is to be carried out...
  11. pmc Early wheeze as reported by mothers and lung function in 4-year-olds. Prospective cohort study in Krakow
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Medical College, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:919-26. 2010
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  12. pmc Gender differences in fetal growth of newborns exposed prenatally to airborne fine particulate matter
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Medical College, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, 7, Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Environ Res 109:447-56. 2009
    ..The study also provided evidence that male fetuses are more sensitive to prenatal PM(2.5) exposure and this should persuade policy makers to consider birth outcomes by gender separately while setting air pollution guidelines...
  13. pmc Very low prenatal exposure to lead and mental development of children in infancy and early childhood: Krakow prospective cohort study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Medical College, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Neuroepidemiology 32:270-8. 2009
    ..The primary purpose of the study was to establish a possible association between very low levels of prenatal exposure to lead and mental development of children at 12, 24 and 36 months of age...
  14. doi request reprint Protective effect of fish consumption on colorectal cancer risk. Hospital-based case-control study in Eastern Europe
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Ann Nutr Metab 53:295-302. 2008
    ..Current epidemiologic studies investigating the effect of fish intake on colorectal cancer (CRC) risk are scarce. Therefore, the aim of this study was to elucidate the relationship between fish consumption and CRC risk...
  15. doi request reprint Length at birth and effect of prenatal and postnatal factors on early wheezing phenotypes. Kraków epidemiologic cohort study
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 21:111-9. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Personal exposure to fine particles and benzo[a]pyrene. Relation with indoor and outdoor concentrations of these pollutants in Kraków
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kopernika 7A, 31 034 Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 20:339-48. 2007
    ..This study assessed personal exposure of pregnant women to fine particles (PM(25)) and benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P) and the relationship between pollutant concentrations in ambient and indoor air...
  17. doi request reprint Fetal exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke assessed by maternal self-reports and cord blood cotinine: prospective cohort study in Krakow
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, 7, Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Matern Child Health J 13:415-23. 2009
    ..The cohort study in Krakow provided an opportunity for comparative assessment of fetal exposure to SHS based upon questionnaires and cord blood cotinine measurements...
  18. doi request reprint Prenatal exposure to passive smoking and duration of breastfeeding in nonsmoking women: Krakow inner city prospective cohort study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagiellonian University, 7 Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 278:411-7. 2008
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  19. pmc Early wheezing phenotypes and cognitive development of 3-yr-olds. Community-recruited birth cohort study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:550-6. 2010
    ..Observed cognitive deficit in early wheezers may be caused by RSV infections or can be related to lower lung function attributed to persistent wheezing, which reducing oxygen supply would affect rapidly developing brain...
  20. doi request reprint Case-control study on beneficial effect of regular consumption of apples on colorectal cancer risk in a population with relatively low intake of fruits and vegetables
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:42-7. 2010
    ..The observed protective effect of apple consumption on colorectal risk may result from their rich content of flavonoid and other polyphenols, which can inhibit cancer onset and cell proliferation...
  21. pmc Effect of prenatal exposure to fine particulate matter and intake of Paracetamol (Acetaminophen) in pregnancy on eczema occurrence in early childhood
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Sci Total Environ 409:5205-9. 2011
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  22. pmc Cognitive function of 6-year old children exposed to mold-contaminated homes in early postnatal period. Prospective birth cohort study in Poland
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Physiol Behav 104:989-95. 2011
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  23. pmc Wheezing and asthma may be enhanced by broad spectrum antibiotics used in early childhood. Concept and results of a pharmacoepidemiology study
    W Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Cracow, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 62:189-95. 2011
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  24. pmc Effect of exclusive breastfeeding on the development of children's cognitive function in the Krakow prospective birth cohort study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Eur J Pediatr 171:151-8. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of excessive gestational weight gain in non-smoking mothers on body fatness in infancy and early childhood. Prospective prebirth cohort study in Cracow
    W Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Cracow, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 62:55-64. 2011
    ..9; 95% CI: 2.2-3.9) but also overweight in early childhood (RR=2.7; 95% CI: 1.7-4.4). The conclusion is that excessive GWG may be a risk factor for overweight in early childhood and should be a focus of public health policy...
  26. pmc Effects of prenatal and perinatal exposure to fine air pollutants and maternal fish consumption on the occurrence of infantile eczema
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 155:275-81. 2011
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  27. pmc Intrauterine exposure to lead may enhance sensitization to common inhalant allergens in early childhood: a prospective prebirth cohort study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, 7 Kopernika Str, Krakow, Poland
    Environ Res 111:119-24. 2011
    ..Several in vivo and in vitro studies have shown that metal-rich particles may enhance allergic responses to house dust mites and induce an increased release of allergy-related cytokines...
  28. pmc Effect of prenatal exposure to fine particulate matter on ventilatory lung function of preschool children of non-smoking mothers
    Wieslaw A Jedrychowski
    Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:492-501. 2010
    ..The findings showed that significant lung function deficits in early childhood are associated with prenatal exposure to fine particulate matter, which may affect fetal lung growth...
  29. pmc Intrauterine exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, fine particulate matter and early wheeze. Prospective birth cohort study in 4-year olds
    Wieslaw A Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:e723-32. 2010
    ..As we reported no synergistic effects between prenatal PAH (measured by PAH-DNA adducts) and PM(2.5) exposures on early wheeze, this suggests the two exposures may exert independent effects via different biological mechanism on wheeze...
  30. pmc Higher fish consumption in pregnancy may confer protection against the harmful effect of prenatal exposure to fine particulate matter
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Ann Nutr Metab 56:119-26. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess a hypothesized beneficial effect of fish consumption during the last trimester of pregnancy on adverse birth outcomes resulting from prenatal exposure to fine air particulate matter...
  31. doi request reprint Modulating effects of maternal fish consumption on the occurrence of respiratory symptoms in early infancy attributed to prenatal exposure to fine particles
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:8-16. 2008
    ..5) resulting in an increased burden of respiratory infections among infants...
  32. pmc Prenatal low-level lead exposure and developmental delay of infants at age 6 months (Krakow inner city study)
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Collegium Medicum, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 211:345-51. 2008
    ..67 microg/dl) was relatively high (89%) its positive predictive value was too low (22%), so that the screening program based on the chosen cord blood lead criterion was recommended...
  33. ncbi request reprint Contribution of epidemiology in Poland for better understanding of the natural history of diseases in gastrointestinal tract
    W Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Cracow, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 54:245-61. 2003
    ..The preliminary results demonstrated the protective effect of higher physical activity in the occurrence of colorectal cancer after accounting for nutritional habits...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Susceptibility to respiratory infections in school children after measles. Results of epidemiological study in Krakow]
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Katedra Epidemiologii i Medycyny Zapobiegawczej Coll Med Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:421-9. 2003
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of prenatal PAH exposure on birth outcomes and neurocognitive development in a cohort of newborns in Poland. Study design and preliminary ambient data
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 16:21-9. 2003
    ..Auto emissions for example, are low in benzo(a)pyrene, whereas such emissions from refuse burning are high...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Protective effects of physical activity in the occurrence of colon cancer]
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Katedra Epidemiologii i Medycyny Zapobiegawczej Collegium Medicum Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego, 31 034 Krakow
    Przegl Lek 59:21-5. 2002
    ..56; 95% CI: 0.28-1.10). The protective effect of healthy nutrition appeared to be independent from that attributed to physical effort...
  37. pmc The effect of house dust mite sensitization on lung size and airway caliber in symptomatic and nonsymptomatic preadolescent children: a community-based study in Poland
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Environ Health Perspect 110:571-4. 2002
    ..The effect of allergen sensitization on lung size and airway caliber confined to symptomatic subjects may reflect the inflammatory status of bronchial airways in the symptomatic subjects...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Trends of hospitalization rates from asthma in children and adolescents in Poland]
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Katedra Epidemiologii i Medycyny Zapobiegawczej Collegium Medicum Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:663-70. 2003
    ..We found the highest rates in the southeastern and northern part of the country and this was not compatible with the hygienic hypothesis of asthma and allergic diseases...
  39. ncbi request reprint Nutrient intake patterns in gastric and colorectal cancers
    W Jedrychowski
    Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 14:391-5. 2001
    ..96 and that above 83 g/day by 2.20. In colorectal cancer, the significant protective effect of retinol, carotene and vitamin C has been evidenced, however, only carotene and vitamin E were inversely correlated with stomach cancer...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cohort study on low physical activity level and recurrent acute respiratory infections in schoolchildren
    W Jedrychowski
    Collegium Medicum Jagiellonian University, 7 Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Cent Eur J Public Health 9:126-9. 2001
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  41. ncbi request reprint Reversibility of asthma-like symptoms and lung function growth over two-year follow-up in preadolescent children
    W Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagiellonian University, 7 Kopernika St, Krakow, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 7:293-8. 2001
    ..The interesting feature of childhood asthma is the great reversibility of symptoms. The main purpose of this study was to assess the effect of persistent and reversed asthma-like symptoms on lung function growth in preadolescent children...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ambient air pollution and respiratory health in the east Baltic region
    W Jedrychowski
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 25:5-16. 1999
    ..The associations were mainly seen for particulates or sulfur dioxide, and thus they confirmed the findings from other parts of Europe and the United States...
  43. pmc The adverse effect of low levels of ambient air pollutants on lung function growth in preadolescent children
    W Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Collegium Medicum in Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Environ Health Perspect 107:669-74. 1999
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  44. ncbi request reprint [Allergy and lung function in school children]
    W Jedrychowski
    Katedra Epidemiologii i Medycyny Zapobiegawczej CM UJ w Krakowie
    Przegl Epidemiol 52:505-12. 1998
    ..5% in the total sample, however, only 2.9% in non-allergic children, 7.2% in children in whom allergy was diagnosed by physicians and 8.5% among those children among whom allergy was diagnosed by allergic skin tests...
  45. ncbi request reprint Prospective epidemiologic study on respiratory diseases in children and immunization against measles
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:255-61. 2004
    ..A hypothesis that vaccination with live attenuated measles virus performed in early childhood may prevent allergic sensitization has been explored in the course of a 3-year follow-up study in Kraków (Poland) among 1005 school children...
  46. pmc Estimated risk for altered fetal growth resulting from exposure to fine particles during pregnancy: an epidemiologic prospective cohort study in Poland
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Medical College, Jagiellonian University, 7A Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1398-402. 2004
    ..These results indicate the need to reduce ambient fine particulate concentrations. However, further research should establish possible biologic mechanisms explaining the observed relationship...
  47. ncbi request reprint Fish intake during pregnancy and mercury level in cord and maternal blood at delivery: an environmental study in Poland
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Kopernika 7A, 31 034 Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 20:31-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the amount of absorbed mercury (Hg) by mothers and their infants as a result of fish consumption during pregnancy...
  48. ncbi request reprint Fish consumption in pregnancy, cord blood mercury level and cognitive and psychomotor development of infants followed over the first three years of life: Krakow epidemiologic study
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
    Environ Int 33:1057-62. 2007
    ..Although the maternal fish consumption is supposed to have beneficial effects on development of infants, it may be harmful for child cognitive development since fish is a common source of methylmercury...
  49. ncbi request reprint Risk of wheezing associated with house-dust mite allergens and indoor air quality among three-year-old children. Kraków inner city study
    Wiesław Jeedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 20:117-26. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in pregnancy and lead level in maternal blood at delivery
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 19:205-10. 2006
    ..The particular purpose of our study was to assess the impact of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) on the individual variability of blood lead levels in pregnant women as earlier publications demonstrated the increased blood lead in smokers...
  51. ncbi request reprint The prenatal use of antibiotics and the development of allergic disease in one year old infants. A preliminary study
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 19:70-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine whether maternal use of antibiotics during pregnancy is a risk factor for wheezing and allergy in early infancy...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Measles incidence in the cohort of schoolchildren and vaccination effectiveness]
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Katedra Epidemiologii i Medycyny, Zapobiegawczej Collegium Medicum, Uniwesytetu Jagiellońskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Lek 62:1352-4. 2005
    ..When additional variables were included in the multivariate logistic models such as children health status and potential errors of medical diagnosis, estimated effectiveness of current vaccination program was higher than 90%...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Chronic respiratory symptoms and lung function in children related to air pollution in the residential areas]
    W Jedrychowski
    Katedra Epidemiologii i Medycyny Zapobiegawczej Collegium Medicum, Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Epidemiol 52:329-37. 1998
    ..The risk of obstructive ventilation disorders (FEV1/FVC% 85) was significantly higher in children from the residential areas with higher air pollution (RR = 1.71; 95% CI: 1.19-2.47)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ambient air exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and the occurrence of respiratory symptoms over the first year of life
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, 7 Kopernika Street, Krakow, Poland
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:775-82. 2005
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  55. ncbi request reprint Variability of total exposure to PM2.5 related to indoor and outdoor pollution sources Krakow study in pregnant women
    Wieslaw A Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Medical College, Jagiellonian University, 7A, Kopernika St, 31 034 Krakow, Poland
    Sci Total Environ 366:47-54. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Effect of indoor air quality in the postnatal period on lung function in pre-adolescent children: a retrospective cohort study in Poland
    W Jedrychowski
    College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Kopernika Street 7, Krakow, Poland
    Public Health 119:535-41. 2005
    ..This study suggests that a lower level of lung function in pre-adolescent children can be related to postnatal exposure to indoor emissions in the winter...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Intake of pharmacologic supplements of vitamins and minerals during pregnancy. Survey conducted in Krakow]
    Irena Kaim
    Klinika Ginekologii, Połoznictwa i Onkologii, Collegium Medicum, Uniwersytet Jagiellonski, Krakow
    Przegl Lek 61:776-9. 2004
    ..It is advisable to popularize education concerning necessity and usefulness of vitamin and microelement supplementation during medical examinations in the childbearing age...
  58. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of colorectal cancer at low levels of micronutrient intake
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Proventive Medicine, Coll Med Jagellonian University, Cracow, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR357-63. 2002
    ..The purpose of our study was to assess the relationship between simultaneous exposure to alcohol and consumption of micronutrients that may have protective properties against colorectal cancer...
  59. ncbi request reprint Body growth rate in preadolescent children and outdoor air quality
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Medecine, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Environ Res 90:12-20. 2002
    ..The data were collected from a cohort prospective epidemiological study on the effect of air pollution on respiratory diseases in children in Krakow...
  60. ncbi request reprint Pre-pregnancy dietary vitamin A intake may alleviate the adverse birth outcomes associated with prenatal pollutant exposure: epidemiologic cohort study in Poland
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Departments of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:175-80. 2007
    ..1, p = 0.00) but not with higher intakes (beta = -0.3, p = 0.56). Prepregnancy nutrition of mothers may modulate the harmful effects of prenatal exposures to pollutants on birth outcomes...
  61. ncbi request reprint Effects of prenatal exposure to mercury on cognitive and psychomotor function in one-year-old infants: epidemiologic cohort study in Poland
    Wieslaw Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Ann Epidemiol 16:439-47. 2006
    ..The aim of the study is to assess the cognitive and psychomotor status of 1-year-old infants whose mothers were exposed to low, but varying, amounts of mercury during pregnancy...
  62. ncbi request reprint [Lung function in preadolescents after pertussis infection. Results of the epidemiologic study in Krakow]
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Katedra Epidemiologii i Medycyny Zapobiegawczej Coll Med Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Epidemiol 56:623-31. 2002
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