Malgorzata Bala

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cryotherapy for liver metastases
    Malgorzata M Bala
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD009058. 2013
  2. pmc Systematic review and network meta-analysis of interventions for fibromyalgia: a protocol
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:18. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Mass media interventions for smoking cessation in adults
    Malgorzata M Bala
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD004704. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors control in Polish patients with type 2 diabetes within the first two years of diagnosis: results of the ARETAEUS1 study
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Polish Institute of Evidence Based Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 69:1249-57. 2011
  5. pmc Subgroup Analysis of Trials Is Rarely Easy (SATIRE): a study protocol for a systematic review to characterize the analysis, reporting, and claim of subgroup effects in randomized trials
    Xin Sun
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Trials 10:101. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Is newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes treated according to the guidelines? Results of the Polish ARETAEUS1 study
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Polish Institute of Evidence Based Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 121:7-17. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of patients with type 2 diabetes of short duration in Poland: Rationale, design and preliminary results of the ARETAEUS1 study
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Polish Institute of Evidence Based Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:533-40. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Systematic review of the (cost-)effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation for people with failed back surgery syndrome
    Malgorzata M Bala
    II Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Clin J Pain 24:741-56. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of pharmacological methods used for treating tobacco dependence: meta-analysis
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 118:20-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of non-pharmacological methods used for treating tobacco dependence: meta-analysis
    Malgorzata M Bala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 117:504-11. 2007

Collaborators

  • Wiktoria Lesniak
  • Kate Cahill
  • Robert Paul Riemsma
  • Małgorzata M Bała
  • Jason W Busse
  • Waldemar Banasiak
  • Roman Jaeschke
  • Władysław Grzeszczak
  • Jacek Sieradzki
  • Roman Topor-Madry
  • Ewa Płaczkiewicz-Jankowska
  • Gordon H Guyatt
  • Maciej Małecki
  • Maria Gorska
  • Bogna Wierusz-Wysocka
  • Xin Sun
  • Małgorzata Bała
  • Paul Bruno
  • Kristian Thorlund
  • Quenby Mahood
  • Trung Ngo
  • David Brunarski
  • Vishalini Sivarajah
  • Gaelan Connell
  • Paul Alexander
  • Stefan Schandelmaier
  • Shanil Ebrahim
  • Victor M Montori
  • Eric A Coomes
  • John J Riva
  • Keshena Malik
  • Markus Faulhaber
  • Milosz Jankowski
  • Daniel Avrahami
  • Peter Struijs
  • Frances Leblanc
  • Ivan A Steenstra
  • Karin Kirmayr
  • Stephen J Burnie
  • David Torrance
  • Neera Bhatnagar
  • John J You
  • Diane M Heels-Ansdell
  • Dirk Bassler
  • German Malaga
  • Li Wang
  • Sadeesh K Srinathan
  • Matthias Briel
  • Elie A Akl
  • Philipp Dahm
  • Paulina Szczepaniak
  • Douglas G Altman
  • Bradley C Johnston
  • Natalia Diaz-Granados
  • Dominik Mertz
  • Filip Mejza
  • Pablo Alonso-Coello
  • Per Olav Vandvik
  • Stephen D Walter
  • Ewa Wiercińska
  • Mohamed Alshurafa
  • Lukasz Strzeszyński

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Cryotherapy for liver metastases
    Malgorzata M Bala
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD009058. 2013
    ..Ice crystal formation during the rapid freezing process causes destruction of cellular structure and kills the tumour cells...
  2. pmc Systematic review and network meta-analysis of interventions for fibromyalgia: a protocol
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:18. 2013
    ..No review has evaluated all interventional studies for fibromyalgia, which limits attempts to make inferences regarding the relative effectiveness of treatments...
  3. doi request reprint Mass media interventions for smoking cessation in adults
    Malgorzata M Bala
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD004704. 2013
    ..Campaigns may be local, regional or national, and may be combined with other components of a comprehensive tobacco control policy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors control in Polish patients with type 2 diabetes within the first two years of diagnosis: results of the ARETAEUS1 study
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Polish Institute of Evidence Based Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 69:1249-57. 2011
    ..There are little data on the frequency of meeting treatment goals in patients with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus type 2 (DM2)...
  5. pmc Subgroup Analysis of Trials Is Rarely Easy (SATIRE): a study protocol for a systematic review to characterize the analysis, reporting, and claim of subgroup effects in randomized trials
    Xin Sun
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Trials 10:101. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Is newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes treated according to the guidelines? Results of the Polish ARETAEUS1 study
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Polish Institute of Evidence Based Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 121:7-17. 2011
    ..There is a paucity of data on meeting treatment goals in patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes (DM2)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of patients with type 2 diabetes of short duration in Poland: Rationale, design and preliminary results of the ARETAEUS1 study
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Polish Institute of Evidence Based Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:533-40. 2009
    ..There is a paucity of Polish data describing the characteristics of and assessing treatment goals in patients with relatively newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes...
  8. doi request reprint Systematic review of the (cost-)effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation for people with failed back surgery syndrome
    Malgorzata M Bala
    II Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Clin J Pain 24:741-56. 2008
    ..We conducted a systematic review to assess the (cost)effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation (SCS) in relieving certain kinds of pain for people with chronic pain owing to failed back surgery syndrome (FBSS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of pharmacological methods used for treating tobacco dependence: meta-analysis
    Małgorzata M Bała
    Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 118:20-8. 2008
    ..This work represents part of a larger program examining the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of different methods used in smoking cessation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of non-pharmacological methods used for treating tobacco dependence: meta-analysis
    Malgorzata M Bala
    Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 117:504-11. 2007
    ..This study is part of a more comprehensive program analyzing the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of different methods used in smoking cessation...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Determining the possibility of collecting reliable data for use in decision making in health care on the example of cost-effectiveness analysis of methods used in smoking cessation]
    Małgorzata Bała
    Zakład Polityki Zdrowotnej i Zarzadzania Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Collegium Medicum Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Lek 61:1180-3. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of megestrol acetate in patients with cancer anorexia-cachexia syndrome--a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Wiktoria Lesniak
    Department of Internal Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 118:636-44. 2008
    ..Anorexia-cachexia syndrome (ACS) often occurs in patients with advanced cancer...
  13. pmc Poland is losing its doctors
    Malgorzata M Bala
    BMJ 331:235. 2005