Wieslaw Jedrychowski

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Country: Poland

Publications

  1. pmc Prenatal exposures to phthalates among women in New York City and Krakow, Poland
    Jennifer J Adibi
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1719-22. 2003
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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  1. pmc Prenatal exposures to phthalates among women in New York City and Krakow, Poland
    Jennifer J Adibi
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1719-22. 2003
    ..01), and BBzP and monobenzyl phthalate (r = 0.65, p < 0.01). These results demonstrate considerable phthalate exposures during pregnancy among women in these two cohorts and indicate that inhalation is an important route of exposure...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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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  9. 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
    ..Preliminary results of our study should encourage more studies on intrauterine PAH exposure and later respiratory symptoms...
  10. 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...
  11. 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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  12. 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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  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 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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  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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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  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint DNA damage from polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons measured by benzo[a]pyrene-DNA adducts in mothers and newborns from Northern Manhattan, the World Trade Center Area, Poland, and China
    Frederica Perera
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University, Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:709-14. 2005
    ..The data support preventive policies to limit PAH exposure to pregnant women and children...
  27. 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...
  28. pmc Relation between prenatal lipid-soluble micronutrient status, environmental pollutant exposure, and birth outcomes
    Elizabeth T Masters
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1139-45. 2007
    ..Significant effects of environmental pollutants on birth outcomes have been observed in our study population, and nutritional status may be an additional factor influencing fetal development and effects of environmental toxins...
  29. pmc International studies of prenatal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and fetal growth
    Hyunok Choi
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1744-50. 2006
    ..To address this gap in knowledge, we examined the association between prenatal exposure to airborne PAHs and birth weight, birth length, and birth head circumference, respectively, in Krakow, Poland, and New York City (NYC)...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and therapy of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease--recommendations of the Polish Phtisiopneumonology Society]
    Jerzy Kozielski
    Klinika Ftizjopneumonologii S A M w Zabrzu
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 70:2-42. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint In utero DNA damage from environmental pollution is associated with somatic gene mutation in newborns
    Frederica Perera
    Columbia University School of Public Health, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1134-7. 2002
    ..These results provide the first demonstration of a molecular link between somatic mutation in the newborn and transplacental exposure to common air pollutants, a finding that is relevant to cancer risk assessment...
  32. pmc Assessment of interactions between PAH exposure and genetic polymorphisms on PAH-DNA adducts in African American, Dominican, and Caucasian mothers and newborns
    Shuang Wang
    Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:405-13. 2008
    ..However, with our limited sample size, the current findings are suggestive only, warranting further study...