Lukasz Jerzy Krzych

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi Delirium Screening in Cardiac Surgery (DESCARD): A Useful Tool for Nonpsychiatrists
    Lukasz J Krzych
    First Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Upper Silesia Medical Center, Katowice, Poland Department of Cardiac Anesthesia and Intensive Therapy, Silesian Centre for Heart Diseases, Zabrze, Poland Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 30:932-9. 2014
  2. pmc Complex assessment of the incidence and risk factors of delirium in a large cohort of cardiac surgery patients: a single-center 6-year experience
    Lukasz J Krzych
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Upper Silesia Medical Center, Medical University of Silesia, 47 Ziołowa Street, 40 635 Katowice, Poland Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Upper Silesia Medical Center, 40 635 Katowice, Poland
    Biomed Res Int 2013:835850. 2013
  3. ncbi Compliance with pharmacological treatment among patients after minimally invasive coronary bypass grafting
    Łukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, University Hospital No 7, Upper Silesia Medical Center, Katowice, Poland
    Cardiol J 20:648-54. 2013
  4. ncbi Awareness of the patients' rights by subjects on admission to a tertiary university hospital in Poland
    Lukasz J Krzych
    1st Dept of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital No 7, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland Silesian College of Computer and Biological Sciences, Chorzow, Poland Electronic address
    J Forensic Leg Med 20:902-5. 2013
  5. ncbi Perioperative management of cardiac surgery patients who are at the risk of acute kidney injury
    Łukasz Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital No 7, Medical University of Silesia, Upper Silesian Medical Centre in Katowice, Poland
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 45:155-63. 2013
  6. ncbi Blood pressure variability: epidemiological and clinical issues
    Łukasz J Krzych
    Cardiol J 20:112-20. 2013
  7. ncbi Quality of life in patients after minimally invasive endoscopic atraumatic coronary artery bypass grafting: a long-term follow-up
    Lukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice Ochojec, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 70:890-6. 2012
  8. ncbi Assessment of left ventricular function with computed tomography and magnetic resonance in patients with low ejection fraction scheduled for coronary artery bypass grafting: a preliminary study
    Łukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 122:398-405. 2012
  9. ncbi Left main disease management strategy: indications and revascularization methods in particular groups of subjects
    Łukasz J Krzych
    1 st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Cardiol J 19:347-54. 2012
  10. ncbi Treatment of hypertension in patients undergoing coronary artery by-pass grafting
    Lukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Curr Opin Pharmacol 12:127-33. 2012

Collaborators

  • Andrzej Bochenek
  • Marek Cisowski
  • Krzysztof Krysta
  • Jerzy Chudek
  • Łukasz J Krzych
  • Maciej Wybraniec
  • Łukasz Krzych
  • Krzysztof Białek
  • Maciej Kazmierski
  • Małgorzata Lach
  • Michał Joniec
  • Marcelina Niemiec
  • Sara Mustafa
  • Maciej Bolkowski
  • Włodzimierz Morawski
  • Michał Wasiak
  • Danuta Gierek
  • Marcin Basiak
  • Barbara Paraniak-Gieszczyk
  • Krystyna Bochenek-Klimczyk
  • Dariusz Szurlej
  • Leszek Machej
  • Tadeusz Kołodziej
  • Mirosław Wilczyński
  • Andrzej Błach
  • Wojciech Święch
  • Irena Krupka-Matuszczyk
  • Andrzej Weglarzy
  • Stanisław Woś
  • Michał Tendera
  • Dominika Misik
  • Anna Kula
  • Barbara Błonska-Fajfrowska
  • Aleksandra Michalewska-Włudarczyk

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi Delirium Screening in Cardiac Surgery (DESCARD): A Useful Tool for Nonpsychiatrists
    Lukasz J Krzych
    First Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Upper Silesia Medical Center, Katowice, Poland Department of Cardiac Anesthesia and Intensive Therapy, Silesian Centre for Heart Diseases, Zabrze, Poland Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 30:932-9. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to set up and validate a predictive scoring system for nonpsychiatrists to facilitate screening of postoperative delirium in cardiac surgery patients...
  2. pmc Complex assessment of the incidence and risk factors of delirium in a large cohort of cardiac surgery patients: a single-center 6-year experience
    Lukasz J Krzych
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Upper Silesia Medical Center, Medical University of Silesia, 47 Ziołowa Street, 40 635 Katowice, Poland Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Upper Silesia Medical Center, 40 635 Katowice, Poland
    Biomed Res Int 2013:835850. 2013
    ..This study sought to evaluate the incidence and predictors of delirium, together with its relation to cerebral ischemia in a large cohort of cardiac surgery patients in a tertiary high-volume center...
  3. ncbi Compliance with pharmacological treatment among patients after minimally invasive coronary bypass grafting
    Łukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, University Hospital No 7, Upper Silesia Medical Center, Katowice, Poland
    Cardiol J 20:648-54. 2013
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  4. ncbi Awareness of the patients' rights by subjects on admission to a tertiary university hospital in Poland
    Lukasz J Krzych
    1st Dept of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital No 7, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland Silesian College of Computer and Biological Sciences, Chorzow, Poland Electronic address
    J Forensic Leg Med 20:902-5. 2013
    ..Therefore, we sought to evaluate the awareness of patients' rights by subjects admitted to a multidisciplinary university hospital in Poland...
  5. ncbi Perioperative management of cardiac surgery patients who are at the risk of acute kidney injury
    Łukasz Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital No 7, Medical University of Silesia, Upper Silesian Medical Centre in Katowice, Poland
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 45:155-63. 2013
    ..This paper aims to review the current data on the diagnosis of acute kidney injury and preventive strategies that can be implemented in cardiac surgery perioperative care. ..
  6. ncbi Blood pressure variability: epidemiological and clinical issues
    Łukasz J Krzych
    Cardiol J 20:112-20. 2013
    ..Abnormal BPV may be softened or removed with suitable time-dependent administration of anti-hypertensive agents, especially those acting on the renin-angiotensin system...
  7. ncbi Quality of life in patients after minimally invasive endoscopic atraumatic coronary artery bypass grafting: a long-term follow-up
    Lukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice Ochojec, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 70:890-6. 2012
    ..Therefore, this procedure should significantly improve QoL in patients with coronary artery disease...
  8. ncbi Assessment of left ventricular function with computed tomography and magnetic resonance in patients with low ejection fraction scheduled for coronary artery bypass grafting: a preliminary study
    Łukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 122:398-405. 2012
    ..Reliable estimation of left ventricular (LV) parameters with the use of computed tomography (CT) has not been verified in patients with low ejection fraction (EF) so far...
  9. ncbi Left main disease management strategy: indications and revascularization methods in particular groups of subjects
    Łukasz J Krzych
    1 st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Cardiol J 19:347-54. 2012
    ..Therefore establishment of the heart team is crucial when choosing the most suitable method of invasive treatment of left main disease...
  10. ncbi Treatment of hypertension in patients undergoing coronary artery by-pass grafting
    Lukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Curr Opin Pharmacol 12:127-33. 2012
    ..Aggressive therapy is strongly discouraged to avoid hemodynamic collapse. Beta-blockers should be administered to all CABG patients unless contraindicated...
  11. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of pre-operative NT-proBNP level in predicting short-term outcomes in coronary surgery: a pilot study
    Łukasz J Krzych
    Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia and Postoperative Intensive Care, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice Ochojec, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 69:1121-7. 2011
    ..B-type natriuretic peptides (BNP) are acknowledged markers of acute and chronic heart failure. Insufficient data exist, however, regarding their diagnostic usefulness in cardiac surgery, particularly in coronary patients...
  12. pmc Assessment of data quality in an international multi-centre randomised trial of coronary artery surgery
    Lukasz J Krzych
    Clinical Trials and Evaluation Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Trials 12:212. 2011
    ..We attempted to assess data quality, including recruitment rates, timeliness and completeness of the data obtained from the centres in different socio-economic strata...
  13. ncbi Use of Bayesian statistical approach in diagnosing secondary hypertension
    Lukasz Jerzy Krzych
    I Chair and Clinic of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Epidemiology, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 118:132-42. 2008
    ..When used in practice, one should be aware, however, of Bayesian analysis limitations concerning the diagnostic test application and limited knowledge of diagnostic test accuracy, and insecure or faulty a priori probability estimates...
  14. pmc Determinants of inappropriate circadian blood pressure variability in children with essential hypertension
    Lukasz J Krzych
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Can J Cardiol 25:e13-6. 2009
    ..The problem is important, especially in children and adolescents in whom early intervention helps to prevent complications of hypertension such as left ventricular hypertrophy and hypertensive retinopathy...
  15. ncbi No improvement in studies reporting the diagnostic accuracy of B-type natriuretic peptide
    Lukasz J Krzych
    1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 15:SR5-14. 2009
    ..the journal's impact factor, and the quality of diagnostic accuracy...
  16. ncbi Quality of life in young, professionally active men undergoing on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting--short-term follow-up results
    Lukasz J Krzych
    Silesian Medical University, Katowice, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 67:1078-85. 2009
    ..The impact of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) on the quality of life (QoL) is one of the important measures of the efficacy of the procedure. This issue in young, professionally active male patients has not been extensively studied...
  17. ncbi [Characteristics of bottled waters available for purchase in the Silesia region]
    Łukasz J Krzych
    Wydział Przyrodniczy, Slaska Wyzsza Szkoła Informatyczno Medyczna, Chorzow
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 61:37-43. 2010
    ..The variation of investigated ions concentrations is higher for mineral than spring waters. Both mineral and spring waters differ the most in relation to Na and K concentrations, and Cl and F contents...
  18. doi Perioperative blood pressure variability in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: its magnitude and determinants
    Lukasz J Krzych
    First Departments of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Blood Press Monit 16:129-33. 2011
    ..The study aimed to assess the magnitude and determinants of perioperative blood pressure (BP) variability in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) with the use of extracorporeal circulation (ECC)...
  19. ncbi [Delirium in cardiac surgery patients - a multi-disciplinary approach]
    Łukasz J Krzych
    I Katedra i Klinika Kardiochirurgii, Slaski Uniwersytet Medyczny, Katowice
    Kardiol Pol 69:479-81. 2011
    ..We describe a case of a 86 year-old male who underwent urgent cardiac surgery and developed post-operative delirium. The treatment and prevention of this condition are discussed...
  20. ncbi Blood pressure variability in children with essential hypertension
    L J Krzych
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    J Hum Hypertens 21:494-500. 2007
    ..The determinants of BPV in children are consistent with those in adults. Relationships between BPV and its determinants in untreated hypertensive subjects ought to be investigated in further researches...
  21. ncbi Diagnostic value of flow mediated dilatation measurement for coronary artery lesions in men under 45 years of age
    Maciej Kazmierski
    3rd Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    Cardiol J 17:288-92. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether flow mediated dilatation (FMD) is a useful tool in identifying those with CAD in who are under 45 years of age...