Emilia J Sitek

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Self-awareness of executive dysfunction in Huntington's disease: comparison with Parkinson's disease and cervical dystonia
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 67:59-62. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Poor insight into memory impairment in patients with Huntington disease
    Emilia J Sitek
    Gdanski Uniwersytet Medyczny, Gdansk, Poland
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 46:318-25. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Self-awareness of memory function in Parkinson's disease in relation to mood and symptom severity
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Aging Ment Health 15:150-6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Self-awareness of motor dysfunction in patients with Huntington's disease in comparison to Parkinson's disease and cervical dystonia
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 17:788-95. 2011
  5. pmc Assessing self-awareness of dyskinesias in Parkinson's disease through movie materials
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Funct Neurol 26:121-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Neuropsychological assessment in myasthenia gravis
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Do Studzienki 38, 80 227 Gdansk, Poland
    Neurol Sci 30:9-14. 2009
  7. doi request reprint The impact of MRI white matter hyperintensities on dementia in Parkinson's disease in relation to the homocysteine level and other vascular risk factors
    Jarosław Sławek
    Department of Neurological Psychiatric Nursing, St Adalbert Hospital, Gdansk, Poland
    Neurodegener Dis 12:1-12. 2013
  8. pmc Agraphia in patients with frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 with P301L MAPT mutation: dysexecutive, aphasic, apraxic or spatial phenomenon?
    Emilia J Sitek
    a Department of Neurology, St Adalbert Hospital, Gdansk, Poland
    Neurocase 20:69-86. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Subjective sleep quality alterations at high altitude
    Robert K Szymczak
    Clinical Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Wilderness Environ Med 20:305-10. 2009

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Self-awareness of executive dysfunction in Huntington's disease: comparison with Parkinson's disease and cervical dystonia
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 67:59-62. 2013
    ..Executive function was assessed with the Stroop test and the Dysexecutive Questionnaire. Insight into executive impairment in HD is mildly affected, when compared to PD and CD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Poor insight into memory impairment in patients with Huntington disease
    Emilia J Sitek
    Gdanski Uniwersytet Medyczny, Gdansk, Poland
    Neurol Neurochir Pol 46:318-25. 2012
    ..The study aimed to assess the self-awareness of memory impairment in HD in comparison to advanced Parkinson disease (PD), mild PD and cervical dystonia...
  3. doi request reprint Self-awareness of memory function in Parkinson's disease in relation to mood and symptom severity
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Aging Ment Health 15:150-6. 2011
    ..This study aimed at assessing self-awareness of memory function in PD both by comparing patients' and caregivers' questionnaire ratings of the patients' memory and by correlating subjective ratings with verbal learning results...
  4. doi request reprint Self-awareness of motor dysfunction in patients with Huntington's disease in comparison to Parkinson's disease and cervical dystonia
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 17:788-95. 2011
    ..Patient-proxy agreement on ADL impairment was roughly similar in all clinical groups. The results are discussed in the context of orbitofrontal-limbic pathology as a potential trigger of anosognosia/anosodiaphoria in individuals with HD...
  5. pmc Assessing self-awareness of dyskinesias in Parkinson's disease through movie materials
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Funct Neurol 26:121-6. 2011
    ..Most patients are aware of the presence of dyskinesias. Poor self-awareness of dyskinesias is associated with longer disease duration...
  6. doi request reprint Neuropsychological assessment in myasthenia gravis
    Emilia J Sitek
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Nursing, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Do Studzienki 38, 80 227 Gdansk, Poland
    Neurol Sci 30:9-14. 2009
    ..Thus, impaired performance on some cognitive measures in MG should be interpreted as an effect of muscle fatigability rather than central nervous system involvement...
  7. doi request reprint The impact of MRI white matter hyperintensities on dementia in Parkinson's disease in relation to the homocysteine level and other vascular risk factors
    Jarosław Sławek
    Department of Neurological Psychiatric Nursing, St Adalbert Hospital, Gdansk, Poland
    Neurodegener Dis 12:1-12. 2013
    ..The role of white matter hyperintensities (WMH) and homocysteine (Hcy) and other vascular risk factors in the pathogenesis of Parkinson's disease (PD) dementia (PDD) remains unclear...
  8. pmc Agraphia in patients with frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 with P301L MAPT mutation: dysexecutive, aphasic, apraxic or spatial phenomenon?
    Emilia J Sitek
    a Department of Neurology, St Adalbert Hospital, Gdansk, Poland
    Neurocase 20:69-86. 2014
    ..Patients with frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 (FTDP-17) may be agraphic. The study aimed at characterizing agraphia in individuals with a P301L MAPT mutation...
  9. doi request reprint Subjective sleep quality alterations at high altitude
    Robert K Szymczak
    Clinical Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Wilderness Environ Med 20:305-10. 2009
    ..This study aimed to analyze subjective sleep quality at high altitude using the following standardized scales: the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) and the Athens Insomnia Scale (AIS-8)...