Jolanta Szymanska

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of activities aimed at preventing microbiological risks in dental practice
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Chair and Department of Paedodontics, Medical University in Lublin, Lublin, Poland
    Med Pr 64:11-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Opportunistic bacteria in dental unit waterlines: assessment and characteristics
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Karmelicka 7, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Future Microbiol 8:681-9. 2013
  3. pmc Bacterial contamination of dental unit waterlines
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Chair and Department of Paedodontics, Medical University, Karmelicka 7, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Environ Monit Assess 185:3603-11. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Concentration and species composition of aerobic and facultatively anaerobic bacteria released to the air of a dental operation area before and after disinfection of dental unit waterlines
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Departament of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Staszica 11, Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:301-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Microbial contamination of dental unit waterlines
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Staszica 11, Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:173-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Electron microscopic examination of dental unit waterlines biofilm
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 12:295-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Bacterial decontamination of DUWL biofilm using Oxygenal 6
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:163-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Exposure to airborne fungi during conservative dental treatment
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:177-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Bacterial contamination of water in dental unit reservoirs
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 14:137-40. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Antifungal efficacy of hydrogen peroxide in dental unit waterline disinfection
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:313-7. 2006

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of activities aimed at preventing microbiological risks in dental practice
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Chair and Department of Paedodontics, Medical University in Lublin, Lublin, Poland
    Med Pr 64:11-7. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate dentists' knowledge on DUWL microbiological contamination and the scope of activities/procedures they undertake to monitor it...
  2. doi request reprint Opportunistic bacteria in dental unit waterlines: assessment and characteristics
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Karmelicka 7, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Future Microbiol 8:681-9. 2013
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  3. pmc Bacterial contamination of dental unit waterlines
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Chair and Department of Paedodontics, Medical University, Karmelicka 7, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Environ Monit Assess 185:3603-11. 2013
    ..The study confirms the necessity of regular monitoring of microbial contamination of dental unit waterlines (DUWL) and use of various water treatment procedures available to disinfect DWUL...
  4. ncbi request reprint Concentration and species composition of aerobic and facultatively anaerobic bacteria released to the air of a dental operation area before and after disinfection of dental unit waterlines
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Departament of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Staszica 11, Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:301-7. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Microbial contamination of dental unit waterlines
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Staszica 11, Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:173-9. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Electron microscopic examination of dental unit waterlines biofilm
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 12:295-8. 2005
    ..The microscopic analysis made it possible to find the biofilm in all the tubes in the dental unit which were not pre-disinfected. In these samples, no significant differences were found between high-speed, slow-speed and air-water lines...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bacterial decontamination of DUWL biofilm using Oxygenal 6
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:163-7. 2006
    ..This study confirms effectiveness of Oxygenal 6 in bacterial decontamination of the DUWL biofilm...
  8. ncbi request reprint Exposure to airborne fungi during conservative dental treatment
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:177-9. 2006
    ..6%, 18.28% and 11.36% of the isolated fungi, respectively. The recorded levels of total airborne fungi were lower after DUWL disinfection compared to those before disinfection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Bacterial contamination of water in dental unit reservoirs
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 14:137-40. 2007
    ..Continuous microbiological monitoring of the DUWL water, including application of a disinfecting procedure, is necessary...
  10. ncbi request reprint Antifungal efficacy of hydrogen peroxide in dental unit waterline disinfection
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:313-7. 2006
    ..The application of agent containing hydrogen peroxide caused a significant decrease both in the number of total fungi and individual fungal species, which confirms the product effectiveness in fungal decontamination of DUWL...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dental bioaerosol as an occupational hazard in a dentist's workplace
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 14:203-7. 2007
    ..The author, on the basis of the literature and own research, characterizes bioaerosol and splatter in a dental surgery and reviews a full range of protective measures against these risk factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Respiratory disorders in two workers of customs depositories occupationally exposed to mouldy tobacco
    Barbara Mackiewicz
    Department of Pneumonology, Oncology and Allergology, Medical University of Lublin, Jaczewskiego 8, Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:317-22. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Microbiological risk factors in dentistry. Current status of knowledge
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 12:157-63. 2005
    ..Special attention was given to microflora in dental unit waterlines, and the biofilm persisting in them, as a source of occupational hazards specific for a dentist's workplace...
  14. ncbi request reprint Endotoxin level as a potential marker of concentration of Gram-negative bacteria in water effluent from dental units and in dental aerosols
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, ul Staszica 11, 20 018 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 12:229-32. 2005
    ..Thus, bacterial endotoxin determination is not recommended as a method of monitoring the microbiological quality of DUWL water and dental aerosols...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of mycological contamination of dental unit waterlines
    Jolanta Szymanska
    Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 12:153-5. 2005
    ..Thus, it is necessary that the DUWL should be submitted to a decontamination protocol and to routine microbial monitoring to guarantee an appropriate quality of water used in dental treatment...