Witold Zatonski

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Oncology
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health improvement in Poland is contingent on continued extensive tobacco control measures
    Witold Zatonski
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Maria Skłodowska Curie Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 20:405-11. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking in countries of the European Union
    Witold Zatonski
    Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 19:181-92. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint POlish-Norwegian Study (PONS): research on chronic non-communicable diseases in European high risk countries - study design
    Witold A Zatonski
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Maria Skłodowska Curie Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 18:203-6. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological analysis of health situation development in Europe and its causes until 1990
    Witold A Zatonski
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Maria Skłodowska Curie Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 18:194-202. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Liver cirrhosis mortality in Europe, with special attention to Central and Eastern Europe
    Witold A Zatonski
    The Maria Skłodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur Addict Res 16:193-201. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Closing the gap: cancer in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)
    Witold Zatonski
    Division of Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention Centre, Marie Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Centre, 5, Roentgen Str, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Cancer 44:1425-37. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid declines in coronary heart disease mortality in Eastern Europe are associated with increased consumption of oils rich in alpha-linolenic acid
    Witold Zatonski
    Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, The Maria Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, 5 Roentgen Street, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:3-10. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Convergence of male and female lung cancer mortality at younger ages in the European Union and Russia
    Witold A Zatonski
    Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, The Maria Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, 5 Roentgen St, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Public Health 17:450-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Cervix uteri cancer in Poland--epidemiological opening balance and perspectives]
    Joanna Didkowska
    Zakład Epidemiologii i Prewencji Nowotworów, Centrum Onkologii Instytut im Marii Skłodowskiej Curie, Warszawa
    Ginekol Pol 77:660-6. 2006
  10. pmc Smoking characteristics of Polish immigrants in Dublin
    Zubair Kabir
    Research Institute for a Tobacco Free Society RIFTFS, The Digital Depot, Thomas Street, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Public Health 8:428. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Health improvement in Poland is contingent on continued extensive tobacco control measures
    Witold Zatonski
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Maria Skłodowska Curie Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 20:405-11. 2013
    ..Both the Polish tobacco control law and the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), ratified by Poland in 2006, oblige our country to support tobacco control, including all the initiatives taken by the European Union...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking in countries of the European Union
    Witold Zatonski
    Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 19:181-92. 2012
    ..A major EU project designed to find ways of closing the health gap between the member states, included the first ever comparison of smoking prevalence between these countries using a methodology that minimises potential biases...
  3. ncbi request reprint POlish-Norwegian Study (PONS): research on chronic non-communicable diseases in European high risk countries - study design
    Witold A Zatonski
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Maria Skłodowska Curie Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 18:203-6. 2011
    ..The infrastructure for establishing a large cohort of people in Poland is needed; therefore, the PONS (Polish-Norwegian Study) project represents an eff ort to establish such infrastructure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological analysis of health situation development in Europe and its causes until 1990
    Witold A Zatonski
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Maria Skłodowska Curie Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 18:194-202. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Liver cirrhosis mortality in Europe, with special attention to Central and Eastern Europe
    Witold A Zatonski
    The Maria Skłodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur Addict Res 16:193-201. 2010
    ..We attempt to provide a comprehensive analysis of patterns and trends in liver cirrhosis mortality in European countries and regions...
  6. doi request reprint Closing the gap: cancer in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)
    Witold Zatonski
    Division of Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention Centre, Marie Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Centre, 5, Roentgen Str, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Cancer 44:1425-37. 2008
    ..In the coming decade it seems likely to be the leading cause of death among young and middle-aged adult men...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid declines in coronary heart disease mortality in Eastern Europe are associated with increased consumption of oils rich in alpha-linolenic acid
    Witold Zatonski
    Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, The Maria Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, 5 Roentgen Street, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:3-10. 2008
    ..These results were consistent in men and women. We hypothesize that the decline in CHD mortality observed in Eastern Europe can be attributed, in part, to changes in ALA consumption...
  8. ncbi request reprint Convergence of male and female lung cancer mortality at younger ages in the European Union and Russia
    Witold A Zatonski
    Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, The Maria Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, 5 Roentgen St, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Public Health 17:450-4. 2007
    ..Lung cancer epidemics emerged first among males in European countries in the first half of the 20th century and then among females in the second half. We have explored the recent convergence in sex ratios...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Cervix uteri cancer in Poland--epidemiological opening balance and perspectives]
    Joanna Didkowska
    Zakład Epidemiologii i Prewencji Nowotworów, Centrum Onkologii Instytut im Marii Skłodowskiej Curie, Warszawa
    Ginekol Pol 77:660-6. 2006
    ....
  10. pmc Smoking characteristics of Polish immigrants in Dublin
    Zubair Kabir
    Research Institute for a Tobacco Free Society RIFTFS, The Digital Depot, Thomas Street, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Public Health 8:428. 2008
    ..The study also set out to identify significant predictors of 'current' smoking (some days and everyday) among the Polish immigrants...
  11. ncbi request reprint Intake of fruits, and vegetables in relation to breast cancer risk by hormone receptor status
    Jolanta Lissowska
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Cancer Center and M Sklodowska Curie Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 107:113-7. 2008
    ..88), p-trend = 0.01) than ER- tumors (0.89 (0.67-1.19), p-trend = 0.57) (p-heterogeneity = 0.02). In conclusion, this study suggests that fruit intake might have differential associations for breast tumor subtypes defined by ER status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms in the one-carbon metabolism pathway and breast cancer risk: a population-based case-control study and meta-analyses
    Jolanta Lissowska
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Cancer Center and M Sklodowska Curie Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Cancer 120:2696-703. 2007
    ..In conclusion, this report does not support a substantial overall association between the evaluated polymorphisms in the one-carbon metabolism pathway and breast cancer risk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol accounts for a high proportion of premature mortality in central and eastern Europe
    Jurgen Rehm
    Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Epidemiol 36:458-67. 2007
    ..Russia was added as an external comparator...
  14. pmc Lung cancer mortality at ages 35-54 in the European Union: ecological study of evolving tobacco epidemics
    Joanna Didkowska
    Cancer Centre Institute of Oncology, Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Division, 5 Roentgena Str, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    BMJ 331:189-91. 2005
  15. pmc An uncontrolled trial of cytisine (Tabex) for smoking cessation
    Witold Zatonski
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention, The M Skłodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Tob Control 15:481-4. 2006
    ..To assess whether full-scale controlled trials are warranted, this study sought to obtain an estimate of the 12-month continuous abstinence rates of smokers using cytisine with minimal behavioural support...
  16. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking, NAT2 acetylation genotype and breast cancer risk
    Jolanta Lissowska
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Cancer Center and M Sklodowska Curie Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Cancer 119:1961-9. 2006
    ..In conclusion, our data indicate that passive smoking is not associated with breast cancer risk; however, active smoking might be associated with an increased risk for early onset breast cancers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Infant mortality in Central Europe: effects of transition
    Witold Zatonski
    The Maria Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Gac Sanit 20:63-6. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Diet and stomach cancer risk in Warsaw, Poland
    Jolanta Lissowska
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Cancer Center and M Sklodowska Curie Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Nutr Cancer 48:149-59. 2004
    ..Our data also suggest that high carbohydrate consumption may influence risk, but further confirmation is needed...