Martin Wawruch

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Characteristics of elderly patients who consider over-the-counter medications as safe
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Sasinkova 4, 811 08 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Int J Clin Pharm 35:121-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The use of medications with anticholinergic properties and risk factors for their use in hospitalised elderly patients
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:170-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Factors influencing the use of potentially inappropriate medication in older patients in Slovakia
    M Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Clin Pharm Ther 33:381-92. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Adverse drug reactions related to hospital admission in Slovak elderly patients
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Comenius University, Sasinkova, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:186-90. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy in elderly hospitalised patients in Slovakia
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Pharm World Sci 30:235-42. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Eradicative effect of cotrimoxazole and quinolones on non-typhoid salmonellae
    M Wawruch
    Institute of Pharmacology, Medical Faculty, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 102:374-6. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Perception of potentially inappropriate medication in elderly patients by Slovak physicians
    M Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:829-34. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [Antibiotics in ambulatory practice in Slovakia 1999-2001]
    M Wawruch
    Farmakologický ústav Lekárskej fakulty Univerzity Komenského, Bratislava
    Ceska Slov Farm 52:166-70. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Risks of antibiotic treatment
    M Wawruch
    Institute of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 103:270-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint [Pharmacoeconomic profile of antibiotics used in the treatment of lower respiratory tract infections in geriatric patients]
    M Wawruch
    Lekárska fakulta Univerzity Komenského v Bratislave, Farmakologický ústav
    Ceska Slov Farm 54:90-5. 2005

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  1. doi request reprint Characteristics of elderly patients who consider over-the-counter medications as safe
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Sasinkova 4, 811 08 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Int J Clin Pharm 35:121-8. 2013
    ..There is a lack of studies evaluating the factors which influence the perception of safety of over-the-counter (OTC) medications by elderly patients...
  2. doi request reprint The use of medications with anticholinergic properties and risk factors for their use in hospitalised elderly patients
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:170-6. 2012
    ..The aims of the present study were to evaluate the use of drugs with anticholinergic properties in elderly patients and to identify risk factors that increase the patient's chance of being given such medications...
  3. doi request reprint Factors influencing the use of potentially inappropriate medication in older patients in Slovakia
    M Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Clin Pharm Ther 33:381-92. 2008
    ..Although increasing attention has been given to the evaluation of use of potentially inappropriate medication in the older European Union (EU) member countries, information on this topic from Central and Eastern Europe is scarce...
  4. doi request reprint Adverse drug reactions related to hospital admission in Slovak elderly patients
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Comenius University, Sasinkova, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:186-90. 2009
    ..The majority of ADRs in elderly patients could be avoided. Regular re-evaluation of the medication as well as taking into account the specific features of elderly patients represent the most important tools for ADR prevention...
  5. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy in elderly hospitalised patients in Slovakia
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Pharm World Sci 30:235-42. 2008
    ..Setting The study was carried out in the Department of Internal Medicine of a non-university general hospital...
  6. ncbi request reprint Eradicative effect of cotrimoxazole and quinolones on non-typhoid salmonellae
    M Wawruch
    Institute of Pharmacology, Medical Faculty, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 102:374-6. 2001
    ..tab. 3, ref. 10.)..
  7. ncbi request reprint Perception of potentially inappropriate medication in elderly patients by Slovak physicians
    M Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:829-34. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the risk perception of potentially inappropriate drug treatment of elderly patients by Slovak physicians. In Slovakia, a list of such drugs is not available...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Antibiotics in ambulatory practice in Slovakia 1999-2001]
    M Wawruch
    Farmakologický ústav Lekárskej fakulty Univerzity Komenského, Bratislava
    Ceska Slov Farm 52:166-70. 2003
    ..As far as cephalosporins are concerned, the preparations of the first generation dominated in Finland, and those of the second generation in Slovakia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risks of antibiotic treatment
    M Wawruch
    Institute of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 103:270-5. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the clinically significant drug interactions of antibiotics are pointed out, being of increasing importance especially in patients with multiple diseases and polypragmatic manner of treatment. (Tab. 2, Ref. 48.)..
  10. ncbi request reprint [Pharmacoeconomic profile of antibiotics used in the treatment of lower respiratory tract infections in geriatric patients]
    M Wawruch
    Lekárska fakulta Univerzity Komenského v Bratislave, Farmakologický ústav
    Ceska Slov Farm 54:90-5. 2005
    ..v. administration. With therapeutic equivalence, the total pharmacoeconomic profile of ATB treatment depended on the price parameter. In the selection of ATB it is also necessary to consider the price of the drug...
  11. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing prognosis of pneumonia in elderly patients
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:467-71. 2004
    ..Polymorbidity reduces the survival of elderly patients with pneumonia. The aim of the proposed study was to identify factors determining mortality in such patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of switching from intravenous to oral administration of antibiotics in elderly patients
    M Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Clinic of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Derer s University Hospital, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 105:374-8. 2004
    ..The aim of the introduced work was to evaluate pharmacoeconomic advantages of timely switching from intravenous to oral administration of antibiotics (ATB)...
  13. doi request reprint The effect of selected patient's characteristics on the choice of antihypertensive medication in the elderly in Slovakia
    Martin Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:1199-205. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine which patient-related characteristics influence the selection of the antihypertensive drug class in elderly patients in Slovakia...
  14. doi request reprint Alcohol intoxication requiring hospital admission in children and adolescents: retrospective analysis at the University Children's Hospital in the Slovak Republic
    Magdalena Kuzelova
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 47:556-61. 2009
    ..Few epidemiological studies have investigated the problem of children and adolescents taken to hospital with acute alcohol intoxication...
  15. pmc Trends in vascular pharmacology research in the Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava
    Viera Kristova
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Interdiscip Toxicol 4:40-6. 2011
    ..The results of these studies may be an impulse for targeted problem solving in our experiments...
  16. doi request reprint Neuroendocrine activation during combined mental and physical stress in women depends on trait anxiety and the phase of the menstrual cycle
    Natasa Hlavacova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Laboratory of Pharmacological Neuroendocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1148:520-5. 2008
    ..The results suggest that women with high trait anxiety exhibit greater cardiovascular and hormonal sensitivity to stress stimuli during the follicular phase...
  17. ncbi request reprint Experience with problem oriented teaching in pharmacology
    J Tisonova
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 106:83-7. 2005
    ..By using the hybrid PBL-LBL model at our department we respect the principal proposal of medical education and attempt to improve skills in decision making in training of future medical doctors. (Tab. 3, Fig. 2, Ref. 13.)..
  18. ncbi request reprint The Slovak Drug Information (Druginfo) Centre during the period 1997-2004
    M Wawruch
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 106:133-6. 2005
    ..The aim of the presented study was to evaluate the profile of users, the number and character of questions which were received during the period May 1997-December 2004...
  19. ncbi request reprint Perception of drug risk in the database of Drug Information Centre in Bratislava
    M Lassanova
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 108:348-53. 2007
    ..The study analyses also the profile of the users of the latter centre with focus on the perception of drug risk, adverse drug reactions, and drug interactions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessing skills in pharmacology in medical students
    V Kristova
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 106:375-7. 2005
    ..The results of seminar evaluations correspond satisfactory with the performance of students during the final exam and their effort may continue in diploma work, which is mandatory for all medical students (Tab. 2, Fig. 1, Ref. 2)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Current opinions on the role of inhaled corticosteroids in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    S Lassan
    Department of Pneumology and Phthiseology, Slovak Medical University and University Hospital, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 108:83-8. 2007
    ..Besides looking for new drugs influencing the long term outcome of patients with COPD, there is also running the process of reevaluation of the role of several already established drug groups...