Maria Wujtewicz

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Publications

  1. doi Use of dexmedetomidine in the adult intensive care unit
    Maria Wujtewicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 45:235-40. 2013
  2. ncbi Fluid use in adult intensive care
    Maria Wujtewicz
    Klinika Anestezjologii i Intensywnej Terapii, Gdanski Uniwersytet Medyczny, Gdansk
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 44:92-5. 2012
  3. ncbi The influence of low flow anaesthesia on renal function in cancer patients previously treated with nephrotoxic chemotherapeutic agents
    Maria Wujtewicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 44:71-5. 2012
  4. doi Ondansetron given intravenously attenuates arterial blood pressure drop due to spinal anesthesia: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:332-9. 2008
  5. doi Effect of anaesthetic agents on p-wave dispersion on the electrocardiogram: comparison of propofol and desflurane
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 35:1071-6. 2008
  6. doi Effects of thoracic epidural anaesthesia on cardiac repolarization
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 36:880-3. 2009
  7. ncbi [Does the time of admission to ITU affect mortality?]
    Magdalena A Wujtewicz
    Klinika Anestezjologii i Intensywnej Terapii, Gdanski Uniwersytet Medyczny
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 43:230-3. 2011
  8. ncbi Influence of spinal anesthesia on corrected QT interval
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki 7 str, 80 211 Gdansk, Poland
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 30:548-52. 2005
  9. ncbi Analysis of intraoperative transfusions of red blood cell concentrates in adults
    Wioletta Sawicka
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 44:8-11. 2012
  10. ncbi Tracheal tube cuff pressure depends on the anaesthesiologist's experience. A follow-up study
    Magdalena A Wujtewicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 41:205-8. 2009

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  1. doi Use of dexmedetomidine in the adult intensive care unit
    Maria Wujtewicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 45:235-40. 2013
    ..Recent studies comparing the use of dexmedetomidine and the other sedative agents that are most commonly administered in ICUs demonstrated that the former largely fulfils the expectations of intensivists...
  2. ncbi Fluid use in adult intensive care
    Maria Wujtewicz
    Klinika Anestezjologii i Intensywnej Terapii, Gdanski Uniwersytet Medyczny, Gdansk
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 44:92-5. 2012
    ..There is no agreement regarding colloid solutions.The fluid transfusion regimen in critically ill patients should therefore be based on clinical assessment and patient responses...
  3. ncbi The influence of low flow anaesthesia on renal function in cancer patients previously treated with nephrotoxic chemotherapeutic agents
    Maria Wujtewicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 44:71-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess renal morbidity, associated with the use of low flow anaesthesia (LFA), in cancer patients previously treated with nephrotoxic chemotherapeutic agents...
  4. doi Ondansetron given intravenously attenuates arterial blood pressure drop due to spinal anesthesia: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:332-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to verify the hypothesis that blockade of type 3 serotonin receptors by intravenous ondansetron administration might reduce hypotension and bradycardia induced by spinal anesthesia...
  5. doi Effect of anaesthetic agents on p-wave dispersion on the electrocardiogram: comparison of propofol and desflurane
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 35:1071-6. 2008
    ..Mean and maximal P-wave duration did not change in either group. In conclusion, propofol decreases P-wave dispersion and this seems to be connected with the anti-arrhythmic properties of the drug...
  6. doi Effects of thoracic epidural anaesthesia on cardiac repolarization
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 36:880-3. 2009
    ..These changes may explain the anti-arrhythmic action seen with central blockade...
  7. ncbi [Does the time of admission to ITU affect mortality?]
    Magdalena A Wujtewicz
    Klinika Anestezjologii i Intensywnej Terapii, Gdanski Uniwersytet Medyczny
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 43:230-3. 2011
    ..In the retrospective study, we analysed the time of admission, severity of the underlying disease, clinical status on admission and mortality among adult patients treated in a single ITU over a six-year period...
  8. ncbi Influence of spinal anesthesia on corrected QT interval
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki 7 str, 80 211 Gdansk, Poland
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 30:548-52. 2005
    ..We assessed the influence of spinal anesthesia on the QTc interval and the potential arrhythmogenicity of this method of anesthesia...
  9. ncbi Analysis of intraoperative transfusions of red blood cell concentrates in adults
    Wioletta Sawicka
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 44:8-11. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to analyse the indications for RBC transfusions, compared to the estimated intraoperative blood loss and the actual requirements for blood transfusion...
  10. ncbi Tracheal tube cuff pressure depends on the anaesthesiologist's experience. A follow-up study
    Magdalena A Wujtewicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 41:205-8. 2009
    ..Inadequate cuff pressure increases the risk of aspiration of gastric contents...
  11. pmc Laryngeal dystonia in the course of multiple system atrophy: a cause of postoperative respiratory insufficiency
    Magdalena A Wujtewicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 7, 80 211, Gdansk, Poland
    Neurol Sci 33:681-3. 2012
    ..After second extubation, stridor and acute respiratory insufficiency occurred. Urgent tracheostomy was performed. After 13 days in ICU, the patient was discharged to the rehabilitation center...
  12. doi The impact of colloid infusion prior to spinal anaesthesia for caesarean section on the condition of a newborn--a comparison of balanced and unbalanced hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4
    Andrzej Marciniak
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 45:14-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that a balanced solution of 6% hydroxyethyl starch will have a more beneficial impact on the condition of newborns at birth than an unbalanced 6% solution of HES...
  13. ncbi Analysis of intraoperative transfusions of red blood cell concentrates in adults
    Wioletta Sawicka
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 44:8-11. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to analyse the indications for RBC transfusions, compared to the estimated intraoperative blood loss and the actual requirements for blood transfusion...
  14. ncbi The Influence of desflurane on QTc interval
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki 7 str, 80 211 Gdansk, Poland
    Anesth Analg 101:419-22, table of contents. 2005
    ..There were no differences in QTc interval changes between sexes at any time. We conclude that desflurane prolongs the QTc interval, but that there are no differences between genders in sensitivity to this action...
  15. ncbi Propionyl-L-carnitine improves hemodynamics and metabolic markers of cardiac perfusion during coronary surgery in diabetic patients
    Romuald Lango
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki, 7 80 211, Poland
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 19:267-75. 2005
    ..This study aimed to evaluate hemodynamic changes associated with propionyl-L-carnitine and L-carnitine administration and its correlation with biochemical markers of cardiac vascular function...
  16. ncbi [The incidence of postoperative hypoxaemia during transportation to the recovery area]
    Anna Dylczyk-Sommer
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 7, 80 211 Gdansk
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 43:68-70. 2011
    ..We analysed the condition of patients on admission to recovery after being transported from the operating room without additional oxygen and monitoring...
  17. pmc A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of preemptive analgesia with bupivacaine in patients undergoing mastectomy for carcinoma of the breast
    Jacek Zielinski
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 17:CR589-97. 2011
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  18. ncbi Dexmedetomidine sedation for carotid endarterectomy
    Magdalena Sidorowicz
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk
    Anestezjol Intens Ter 41:78-83. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to assess sedation with dexmedetomidine and its cardiovascular effects...
  19. pmc Anaesthesia for ophthalmologic surgical procedures in a patient with advanced amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a case report
    Maciej M Kowalik
    Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul, Debinki 7, 80 211 Gdansk, Poland
    Cases J 1:338. 2008
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  20. doi Selected methods of measuring workload among intensive care nursing staff
    Katarzyna Kwiecień
    Clinic of Anesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 25:209-17. 2012
    ..The paper reviews Polish and foreign literature on workload and the measurement tools used to evaluate workload indicators...
  21. ncbi Patients with haematological malignancies requiring invasive mechanical ventilation: differences between survivors and non-survivors in intensive care unit
    Radoslaw Owczuk
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Medical University of Gdansk, Debinki 7 str, 80 211 Gdansk, Poland
    Support Care Cancer 13:332-8. 2005
    ..We were also interested in differences between ICU survivors and non-survivors at the moment of admission...