Anna Wozniacka

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Lodz
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Antimalarials in lupus erythematosus treatment]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Akademii Medycznej w Łodzi
    Przegl Lek 59:179-82. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Chloroquine treatment reduces the number of cutaneous HLA-DR+ and CD1a+ cells in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Lupus 16:89-94. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint In search for new antipsoriatic agents: NAD topical composition
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University, Lodz, Poland
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 20:37-42. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The cardiac safety of chloroquine phosphate treatment in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: the influence on arrhythmia, heart rate variability and repolarization parameters
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Lupus 15:521-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Chloroquine treatment influences proinflammatory cytokine levels in systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Krzemieniecka 5, 94 017 Lodz, Poland
    Lupus 15:268-75. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The dynamism of cutaneous lupus erythematosus: mild discoid lupus erythematosus evolving into SLE with SCLE and treatment-resistant lupus panniculitis
    Anna Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1176-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Chloroquine influence on lipid metabolism and selected laboratory parameters]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Lodzi
    Przegl Lek 62:855-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Keratosis lichenoides chronica: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 31:48-50. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Topical application of 1-methylnicotinamide in the treatment of rosacea: a pilot study
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 30:632-5. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint [Drug eruptions]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Akademii Medycznej w Łodzi
    Przegl Lek 59:183-9. 2002

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint [Antimalarials in lupus erythematosus treatment]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Akademii Medycznej w Łodzi
    Przegl Lek 59:179-82. 2002
    ..There are presented some relevant, putative and possible mechanisms by which antimalarials provide benefit in lupus patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chloroquine treatment reduces the number of cutaneous HLA-DR+ and CD1a+ cells in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Lupus 16:89-94. 2007
    ..Chloroquine treatment reduces the number of antigen presenting cells in the skin of SLE patients, and this effect may explain the antimalarials beneficial immunoregulatory and anti-inflammatory properties...
  3. ncbi request reprint In search for new antipsoriatic agents: NAD topical composition
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University, Lodz, Poland
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 20:37-42. 2007
    ..NAD(+) therapy combines good efficacy, cosmetic acceptability and convenient twice-daily application...
  4. ncbi request reprint The cardiac safety of chloroquine phosphate treatment in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: the influence on arrhythmia, heart rate variability and repolarization parameters
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Lupus 15:521-5. 2006
    ..Similarly, no changes in heart rate variability or repolarization parameters were observed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Chloroquine treatment influences proinflammatory cytokine levels in systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Krzemieniecka 5, 94 017 Lodz, Poland
    Lupus 15:268-75. 2006
    ..The results indicate that chloroquine treatment lowers some proinflammatory cytokines and may provide a photoprotective effect...
  6. ncbi request reprint The dynamism of cutaneous lupus erythematosus: mild discoid lupus erythematosus evolving into SLE with SCLE and treatment-resistant lupus panniculitis
    Anna Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1176-9. 2007
    ..Cyclosporin-A treatment led to clinical improvement and maintained remission...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Chloroquine influence on lipid metabolism and selected laboratory parameters]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Lodzi
    Przegl Lek 62:855-9. 2005
    ..Not only does antimalarials treatment reduce the risk of atherosclerosis development but it also minimizes corticosteroids side effects, which are considered to be the basic medication in lupus patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Keratosis lichenoides chronica: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 31:48-50. 2006
    ..Our patient also had type I diabetes mellitus, mild hypertension and lipid abnormalities. The diagnosis and treatment of KLC is often challenging...
  9. ncbi request reprint Topical application of 1-methylnicotinamide in the treatment of rosacea: a pilot study
    A Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 30:632-5. 2005
    ..In only one case was skin irritation given as the reason for treatment withdrawal. These results indicate that MNA(+) might be a useful agent for treating rosacea...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Drug eruptions]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Akademii Medycznej w Łodzi
    Przegl Lek 59:183-9. 2002
    ..In particular, the paper shows a clinical picture of skin lesions and various dermatological entities in which drugs are triggering factors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cryotherapy in the treatment of angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia
    Anna Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Łódź, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 9:CS1-4. 2003
    ..Clinically, it is characterised by solitary or multiple, red to brown cutaneous papules or nodules, usually located on the head and neck. ALHE occurs mainly in young to middle-aged adults, and more frequently affects women...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of ultraviolet radiation in dermatological treatment]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii Uniwersytetu Medycznego, 94 017 Łódź ul Krzemieniecka 5
    Przegl Lek 59:1031-7. 2002
    ..The knowledge of the UV mechanisms, phototherapy schedules, appropriate indications and restrictions allows to achieve better therapeutic results and decreases the risk of side effects...
  13. pmc Allergic diseases, drug adverse reactions and total immunoglobulin E levels in lupus erythematosus patients
    Anna Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Krzemieniecka 5, 94 017 Lodz, Poland
    Mediators Inflamm 12:95-9. 2003
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence of those features in active and inactive systemic lupus erythematosus patients, and in the control group as well...
  14. ncbi request reprint Elicitation of contact hypersensitivity after repeated suberythemal exposures of humans to solar simulated radiation: number of epidermal Langerhans cells
    Aleksandra Lesiak
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, 94 017 Lodz, Poland
    Contact Dermatitis 57:224-9. 2007
    ..The effect on the CHS and LCs is cumulative, indicating that photoadaptation for these parameters does not develop over the 30 day irradiation period...
  15. ncbi request reprint Relationship between peripheral blood dendritic cells and cytokines involved in the pathogenesis of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Ewa Robak
    Department of Dermatology and Venerology, Medical University of Łódź, ul Krzemieniecka 5, 94 017 Łódź, Poland
    Eur Cytokine Netw 15:222-30. 2004
    ..377, P -/+ 0.024). In conclusion, the correlation between peripheral blood DC subsets and serum levels of IFN-alpha and IFN-gamma suggests a possible relationship between these cytokines in the pathogenesis of SLE...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Progress and perspectives in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus]
    Ewa Robak
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Lodzi
    Przegl Lek 62:894-9. 2005
    ..However, new therapeutic strategies must be tested according to the established principles of clinical trial methods...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Proinflammatory cytokines in inactive lupus erythematosus patients]
    Aleksandra Lesiak
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Lodzi
    Przegl Lek 62:838-42. 2005
    ..5.21 pg/ml for TNF-alpha, respectively). The evaluation of serum levels of proinflammatory cytokines may be a sensitive marker of disease activity which may be helpful in maintaining or withdrawing chronic therapy in SLE patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lack of effect of repeated suberythemal ultraviolet-B exposures on human blood dendritic subtypes
    Joanna Narbutt
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 21:249-53. 2005
    ..Local erythemal UVB irradiation does not alter the BDC subsets in blood or skin...
  19. pmc Repeated doses of UVR cause minor alteration in cytokine serum levels in humans
    Joanna Narbutt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland, and Departnent of Dermatology, Basildon University Hospital, Essex, England, UK
    Mediators Inflamm 2005:298-303. 2005
    ..05) and strong tendency in TNF-alpha (P=.05) were observed. The applied schedules of irradiation have minor impact on serum cytokine level and still a threshold dose of UVR causing systemic immune impairment is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Multiple myeloma in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus, myasthenia gravis and non-familial diffuse palmoplantar keratoderma
    Halina Urbanska-Rys
    Department of Haematology, Medical University of Łódź, Copernicus Memorial Hospital, 93 513 Łódź Pabianicka st 62, Poland
    Leuk Lymphoma 45:1913-8. 2004
    ..Now the malignancy is in partial remission after CHOP therapy and the skin lesions have returned to their initial status. To our knowledge, this is the first case to be reported with coexistence of these four diseases...
  21. ncbi request reprint The distribution of peripheral blood dendritic cells assayed by a new panel of anti-BDCA monoclonal antibodies in healthy representatives of the polish population
    Joanna Narbutt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Łódź, Poland
    Cell Mol Biol Lett 9:497-509. 2004
    ..The method used in the study allowed the determination of BDCs and their subset numbers in a relatively small blood volume...
  22. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis rupioides: a rare variant of a common disease
    Małgorzata Salamon
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Cutis 88:135-7. 2011
    ..Few review articles on psoriasis discuss the rare variant termed psoriasis rupioides. We report a case of psoriasis rupioides and discuss the unique features of this unusual form of psoriasis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Optimal use of antimalarials in treating cutaneous lupus erythematosus
    Anna Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Łódź, Krzemieniecka, Poland
    Am J Clin Dermatol 6:1-11. 2005
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss the many facets of antimalarials that will help clinicians optimally utilize these agents when treating cutaneous LE...
  24. pmc Psychiatric disorders in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: association of anxiety disorder with shorter disease duration
    Tomasz Hawro
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Lodz, 5 Krzemieniecka Street, 94 017, Lodz, Poland
    Rheumatol Int 31:1387-91. 2011
    ..01). There was high positive correlation between SLE duration and cumulative dose of corticosteroids (r = 0.684, P < 0.001). Shorter SLE duration in patients with anxiety disorder seems to reflect its adaptative nature...
  25. ncbi request reprint Plaque form of warty dyskeratoma - acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma
    Anastazy Omulecki
    Department of Dermatology and Veneorology, Medical University of Łódź, Łódź, Poland
    J Cutan Pathol 34:494-6. 2007
    ..The lesion was removed with the final diagnosis of acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma. We discuss this case with special regard to the differential diagnosis of other isolated acantholytic acanthomas...
  26. doi request reprint Vitamin D effects in atopic dermatitis
    Zbigniew Samochocki
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:238-44. 2013
    ..Because vitamin D has immunomodulatory properties and immunologic mechanisms play a role in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis (AD), it is possible that vitamin D may influence the activity of AD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Proinflammatory interferon-gamma--inducing monokines (interleukin-12, interleukin-18, interleukin-15)--serum profile in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Ewa Robak
    Department of Hematology and Venerology, Medical University of Lodz, 93 513 Lodz, Pabianicka 62, Poland
    Eur Cytokine Netw 13:364-8. 2002
    ..However, they do not correlate with disease activity and seem to be unresponsive to immunosuppressive treatment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Suppression of contact hypersensitivity after repeated exposures of humans to low doses of solar simulated radiation
    Joanna Narbutt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Photochem Photobiol Sci 4:517-22. 2005
    ..Thus small daily doses of SSR induce suppression of CHS in human subjects and the effect is cumulative, indicating that there is no adaptation to the immunomodulating effects of UVR, at least over the test period of 30 days...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pneumocystis carinii mimicking neonatal lupus erythematosus-related pneumonitis
    Anna Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Krzemieniecka, Poland
    Pediatr Dermatol 20:524-8. 2003
    ..This case demonstrates the importance of looking for other causes of pulmonary disease in neonatal LE patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Bullous scabies: a diagnostic challenge
    Anna Wozniacka
    Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Cutis 82:350-2. 2008
    ..We describe an unusual case of scabies with bullae formation that mimicked bullous pemphigoid in clinical and histopathologic examination but not direct and indirect immunofluorescence examination...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic methods of central nervous system changes in SLE patients]
    Anna Wozniacka
    Katedra i Klinika Dermatologii i Wenerologii, Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Lodzi
    Przegl Lek 62:306-9. 2005
    ..Currently applied diagnostic methods and their usefulness in diagnosis of CNS involvement in lupus patients, especially single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), are presented...
  32. ncbi request reprint Lupus vulgaris: report of two cases
    Anna Wozniacka
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Int J Dermatol 44:299-301. 2005
    ..For those who do develop lupus vulgaris, it can be persistent for a long period, in some cases for many decades. In the second patient we describe a lengthy duration and cutaneous reactivation at distant sites after more than 40 years...