Lidia B Brydak

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute of Hygiene
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccination in healthy adults
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Viral Immunol 17:609-15. 2004
  2. pmc Influenza vaccines and vaccinations in Poland - past, present and future
    Lidia B Brydak
    Department of Immunology, Faculty of Biology, Univesity of Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 18:RA166-71. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Role of the European Scientific Work Group on Influenza in the battle against influenza]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 16:265-70. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint [The monitoring of influenza vaccination programs in Poland and European Union]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:69-81. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2006]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego PZH, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:235-40. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2003]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 59:223-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2005]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:207-11. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint [Influenza diagnostics in patient with leukemia suspicion]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy w Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 20:341-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostics of viral respiratory infections in hospitalized patients and ambulatory patients from SENTINEL program during 2004/05 season in Poland]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, PZH
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 114:958-67. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Humoral response to hemagglutinin components of influenza vaccine in patients with non-Hodgkin malignant lymphoma
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Vaccine 24:6620-3. 2006

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccination in healthy adults
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Viral Immunol 17:609-15. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, there were no statistically significant differences in antibody response between these two groups either for hemagglutinin or for neuraminidase...
  2. pmc Influenza vaccines and vaccinations in Poland - past, present and future
    Lidia B Brydak
    Department of Immunology, Faculty of Biology, Univesity of Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 18:RA166-71. 2012
    ..The vaccination rate among health care employees is an embarrassing 6.4%. More educational activities addressed to both medical professionals and patients are required in order to increase influenza vaccine coverage in Poland...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Role of the European Scientific Work Group on Influenza in the battle against influenza]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 16:265-70. 2004
    ..This is only one center in Poland and one of 112 similar centers in 83 countries of the world participating in the international program of influenza surveillance in cooperation with WHO, ESWI and European Influenza Surveillance Scheme...
  4. ncbi request reprint [The monitoring of influenza vaccination programs in Poland and European Union]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:69-81. 2003
    ..This fact shows the importance and efficacy of educational activities together with scientific studies for positive changes in patients' and physicians' attitude to influenza vaccinations...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2006]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego PZH, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:235-40. 2008
    ..All of these isolates with the exception of one strain of influenza B were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2005/06...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2003]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 59:223-8. 2005
    ..Besides, in other 10 cases influenza A infection was confirmed by direct immunofluorescence test. All isolated influenza strains were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2002/03 and 2003/04...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2005]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:207-11. 2007
    ..Besides, RT-PCR method and immunofluorescence test allowed to confirm influenza in other 26 cases and infections with respiratory viruses as RSV, parainfluenza or adenovirus in other 25 cases...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Influenza diagnostics in patient with leukemia suspicion]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy w Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 20:341-4. 2006
    ..It has an essential significance in high-risk patients not vaccinated against influenza giving an opportunity to use antiviral drugs of the new generation as oseltamivir...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostics of viral respiratory infections in hospitalized patients and ambulatory patients from SENTINEL program during 2004/05 season in Poland]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, PZH
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 114:958-67. 2005
    ..g. SENTINEL), there are monitored circulating influenza viruses, in order to define vaccine composition for the next season and identify new and potentially pandemic strains...
  10. ncbi request reprint Humoral response to hemagglutinin components of influenza vaccine in patients with non-Hodgkin malignant lymphoma
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Vaccine 24:6620-3. 2006
    ..Despite this, influenza vaccine should be offered to this group, considering high MFI values and response rates as well as the protective effect for individual patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2007]
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego PZH, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:185-9. 2009
    ..Seventeen influenza strains were isolated, including 12 strains of subtype A/H1 and 5 strains of subtype A/H3. All of them were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2006/07...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2002]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 58:45-8. 2004
    ..Sero-surveys showed the lowest antihemagglutinin antibody levels in the age groups 0-3 and 4-7 years, while the highest in people aged 8-14 and 15-25 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccination in splenectomized patients in Poland
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    J Clin Immunol 24:225-36. 2004
    ..The response in the splenectomized patients was comparable to that in the control group...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2008]
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:175-9. 2010
    ..Forty-four influenza strains were isolated, including 24 strains of subtype A/H1 and 20 strains of type B. All of them were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2007/2008...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2001]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:45-8. 2003
    ..The highest antibody titers were recorded in the age group 15-25. Since May 2001 Poland is a member of the European Influenza Surveillance Scheme...
  16. ncbi request reprint Immunization against influenza during the 2005/2006 epidemic season and the humoral response in children with diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Department of Influenza Research, National Influenza Center, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 16:CR433-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the humoral response in children with IBD after being vaccinated against influenza...
  17. ncbi request reprint Immune response to influenza vaccination in an elderly population
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    J Clin Immunol 23:214-22. 2003
    ..Influenza vaccine was immunogenic in the institutionalized elderly, who developed good antibody responses to influenza hemagglutinin and neuraminidase antigens...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2000]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologiii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 56:255-8. 2002
    ..The highest antibody titers were recorded in the age group 15-25, while the lowest levels--in the age group 0-3 years...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2004]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Pańistwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 60:401-5. 2006
    ..Antigenic analysis performed by the National Influenza Center showed that they were similar to strains A/Panama/2007/99 and A/Korea/770/02. Besides, in other 8 cases influenza A infection was confirmed by direct immunofluorescence test...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Significance of virological diagnostics for the effective treatment of hospitalized patients infected with influenza virus]
    Magdalena Machała
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 74:166-70. 2006
    ..Antiviral-antiinfluenza drugs together with virological diagnostics are the effective tool in the case of patients not vaccinated against influenza, who were infected with influenza virus and fell ill...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Influenza--old medical problem]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Państwowy Zakład Higieny
    Przegl Epidemiol 60:23-7. 2006
    ..At present, it is not possible to answer two questions: when it will happen and what subtype will cause pandemic. All countries were obliged to prepare emergency plans for the next influenza pandemic...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Encephalopathy and encephalitis--influenza-associated neurological sequels]
    Katarzyna Rybicka
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 19:501-5. 2005
    ..The basic manner of protection against influenza and all post influenza sequels is immunization, repeated every epidemiological season. This method is the most effective against viruses of flu...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Risk of influenza in healthy children--vaccination benefits]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Kierownik Krajowego Ośrodka Referencyjnego ds Grypy Członek European Scientific Working group on Influenza
    Przegl Epidemiol 58:28-38. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in global aspect]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Samodzielna Pracownia ds Grypy Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 14:535-40. 2003
    ..It should be emphasised that clinical symptoms of infection may indicate influenza even if the disease is caused by other viral or bacterial pathogen...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association between cytomegalovirus infection, enhanced proinflammatory response and low level of anti-hemagglutinins during the anti-influenza vaccination--an impact of immunosenescence
    Piotr Trzonkowski
    Department of Histology and Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, 80 211 Gdansk, Poland
    Vaccine 21:3826-36. 2003
    ..Concluding, CMV carrier status eliciting elevated proinflammatory potential could contribute to unresponsiveness to the anti-influenza vaccine...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Health risks connected with the avian flu virus]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Wiad Parazytol 53:81-4. 2007
    ..Despite intensive studies and global influenza surveillance there is no possible to predict when pandemic will begin and what kind of virus will cause this outbreak...
  27. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination in secondary prevention from coronary ischaemic events in coronary artery disease: FLUCAD study
    Andrzej Ciszewski
    Institute of Cardiology, Alpejska 42, 04 628 Warszawa, Poland
    Eur Heart J 29:1350-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of influenza vaccination on the coronary events in patients with confirmed coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  28. pmc Effect of influenza vaccinations on immune response and serum eotaxin level in patients with allergic bronchial asthma
    Karina Jahnz-Rozyk
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pneumonology and Allergology, Military Institute of Medicine, 128 Szaserow Street 00 909 Warsaw, Poland
    Mediators Inflamm 13:195-9. 2004
    ..Its serum content significantly correlates with the intensity of allergic symptoms, so it might be interesting to know whether vaccination has any influence on serum expression of this chemokine...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Neurological complication of influenza infections]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Przegl Epidemiol 56:16-30. 2002
    ..The first way of prevention of influenza is vaccination that results in healthy, social and economic benefits...