National Institute of Hygiene

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Organization: National Institute of Hygiene
Country: Poland

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [Problems of epidemiology of acute infectious diseases in the areas affected by flooding in July 1997 in Poland]
    Danuta Naruszewicz-Lesiuk
    Zakład Epidemiologii Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:349-54. 2010
  2. ncbi [Botulism in Poland in 2007]
    Michał Czerwiński
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:237-40. 2009
  3. ncbi [Dysentery and amoebiasis in Poland in 2007]
    Hanna Stypułkowska-Misiurewicz
    Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:207-11. 2009
  4. ncbi [Presence of Pneumocystis carinii and Pneumocystis wakefieldiae DNA in the extrapulmonary tissues of immunocompromised laboratory rats]
    Elzbieta Gołab
    Zakład Parazytologii Lekarskiej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24 00 791 Warszawa
    Wiad Parazytol 55:167-71. 2009
  5. ncbi [Monitoring programme of T-2 and HT-2 toxins level in cereal products]
    Jacek Postupolski
    Zakład Badania Zywności i Przedmiotów Uzytku, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:429-35. 2008
  6. ncbi [Violations of mrls for pesticide residues in food reported for risk assessment according to RASFF procedures in Poland]
    Jan Krzysztof Ludwicki
    Zakład Toksykologii Srodowiskowej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:389-96. 2008
  7. ncbi [The prophylaxis of communicable diseases in points of entry under the International Health Regulations (2005)]
    Agnieszka Kicman-Gawłowska
    Zakład Epidemiologii Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:751-8. 2008
  8. ncbi [Benzo(a)pyrene contamination of vegetable oils]
    Małgorzata Jedra
    Zakład Badania Zywności i Przedmiotów Uzytku, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:131-8. 2008
  9. ncbi [The application of statistical methods in chemical experiments]
    Wojciech Korcz
    Zakład Toksykologii Srodowiskowej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:117-29. 2008
  10. ncbi [Human brucellosis in Poland in 2005 and 2006]
    Michał Czerwiński
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:345-6. 2008

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  1. ncbi [Problems of epidemiology of acute infectious diseases in the areas affected by flooding in July 1997 in Poland]
    Danuta Naruszewicz-Lesiuk
    Zakład Epidemiologii Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:349-54. 2010
    ..Fears regarding health effects of flood were confronted with surveillance data on infectious diseases reported in 1997...
  2. ncbi [Botulism in Poland in 2007]
    Michał Czerwiński
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:237-40. 2009
    ..05). There were 31 sporadic cases (60%), 6 outbreaks of two persons and 2 outbreaks involving three persons. Tinned meat (especially home made) was the main vehicle of botulin toxin. One death from foodborne botulism was registered...
  3. ncbi [Dysentery and amoebiasis in Poland in 2007]
    Hanna Stypułkowska-Misiurewicz
    Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:207-11. 2009
    ..055/100,000. The cases were registered in 6 out of 16 administrative regions (voivodeships); infection was probably imported from underdeveloped countries. It looks like a new emerging problem...
  4. ncbi [Presence of Pneumocystis carinii and Pneumocystis wakefieldiae DNA in the extrapulmonary tissues of immunocompromised laboratory rats]
    Elzbieta Gołab
    Zakład Parazytologii Lekarskiej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24 00 791 Warszawa
    Wiad Parazytol 55:167-71. 2009
    ..This spread probably takes place via the lymphatic vessels. The extrapulmonary foci may contain either P. carinii alone, or both pathogens: P. carinii and P. wakefieldiae...
  5. ncbi [Monitoring programme of T-2 and HT-2 toxins level in cereal products]
    Jacek Postupolski
    Zakład Badania Zywności i Przedmiotów Uzytku, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:429-35. 2008
    ..5 microg/kg (maximum level 109 microg/kg in oat flakes), in other samples (wheat and barley flakes, grouts, flours) - 7.0 microg/kg. Intake of T-2/HT-2 toxin by the consumer in Poland is much lower than the TDI...
  6. ncbi [Violations of mrls for pesticide residues in food reported for risk assessment according to RASFF procedures in Poland]
    Jan Krzysztof Ludwicki
    Zakład Toksykologii Srodowiskowej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:389-96. 2008
    ..This means 2.5% of the overall number of analyzed samples. However, as much as 0.39% of the samples taken for analysis posed a real, considerable risk for consumers health, and the small children seem to be the group at greatest risk...
  7. ncbi [The prophylaxis of communicable diseases in points of entry under the International Health Regulations (2005)]
    Agnieszka Kicman-Gawłowska
    Zakład Epidemiologii Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:751-8. 2008
    ..In the article the author gives examples of prophylaxis of communicable diseases in points of entry according to IHR (2005) recommendations...
  8. ncbi [Benzo(a)pyrene contamination of vegetable oils]
    Małgorzata Jedra
    Zakład Badania Zywności i Przedmiotów Uzytku, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:131-8. 2008
    ..Heating of sample of oils: olive, rape, soya, linen, corn, sesame, peanut, in temp. 240 degrees C for 30 min. has not influence on decreased of B(a)P level...
  9. ncbi [The application of statistical methods in chemical experiments]
    Wojciech Korcz
    Zakład Toksykologii Srodowiskowej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:117-29. 2008
    ..They allow to foreseen physical and biological properties of chemical compounds. The statistical methods are also applied for quality management in chemical analysis of contaminants including pesticide residues in foodstuff...
  10. ncbi [Human brucellosis in Poland in 2005 and 2006]
    Michał Czerwiński
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:345-6. 2008
    ..All cases of acute infection (4 cases) were imported from endemic areas. In 2006 no case of human brucellosis in Poland was reported...
  11. ncbi [Hepatitis B in Poland in 2006]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego PZH, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:317-24. 2008
    ..5% in lubelskie voivodeship to 100.0% in podkarpackie. There were 64 deaths attributed to hepatitis B in 2006 including 8 deaths of acute and 56 of chronic hepatitis B...
  12. ncbi [Salmonellosis in Poland in 2006]
    Michał Czerwiński
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego PZH, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:301-10. 2008
    ..The age, gender, and urban/rural distributions of salmonellosis are similar to the distributions observed in previous years. Children aged 2 are the most affected age group (incidence 391.6 per 100 000 population)...
  13. ncbi [Legionellosis in Poland in 2006]
    Hanna Stypułkowska-Misiurewicz
    Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:261-5. 2008
    ..Every registered case was laboratory examined in National Institute of Hygiene, the only place where laboratory tests were performed...
  14. ncbi [Mumps in Poland in 2006]
    Paweł Stefanoff
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Puńlicznego Pańistwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:225-8. 2008
    ..Of 15,115 cases, 656 (4.3%) were hospitalized and no deaths attributed to mumps were reported...
  15. ncbi [Self-efficacy in health behaviour models for health education]
    Lucyna Gromulska
    Zakład Promocji Zdrowia i Szkolenia Podyplomowego Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:425-30. 2009
    ..In pursuit of health behaviour change, health education should be integrated into the health system: health care, rehabilitation, prevention and health promotion...
  16. ncbi [Application of the differential absorption UV-VIS spectrum to assay some of humic compounds in therapeutic peats]
    Michał Drobnik
    Zakład Tworzyw Uzdrowiskowych, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Poznan
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 60:221-8. 2009
    ..Certified are the presence of hymatomelanoic acid, fulvic acid, humic acid in examined peat of low type. These acids occurred in different quantity and proportions...
  17. ncbi [Assessment of disinfection and sterilization processes in dental practice as an important factors in prevention of infections]
    Marta Podgórska
    Zakład Zwalczania Skazeń Biologicznych Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:545-50. 2009
    ..Dental stuff should take part in advanced training courses about disinfection and sterilization...
  18. pmc Emergence of Klebsiella pneumoniae coproducing KPC-2 and 16S rRNA methylase ArmA in Poland
    Katarzyna Zacharczuk
    Department of Bacteriology, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:443-6. 2011
    ..XbaI pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) revealed 93.2% similarity of the isolates. All the isolates were resistant to carbapenems and 4,6-disubstituted 2-deoxystreptamines...
  19. ncbi [School stress and health disorders of post-elementary school adolescents]
    Piotr Supranowicz
    Zakład Promocji Zdrowia i Szkolenia Podyplomowego, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Pańistwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 61:171-8. 2010
    ..Simultaneously, the summarized rank scale of school stress was elaborated...
  20. ncbi [Benzene in food and human environment]
    Małgorzata Jedra
    Zakład Badania Zywności i Przedmiotów Uzytku, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 61:7-12. 2010
    ..Article describes also action, which was taken up by non-alcoholic beverages industry to mitigate benzene formation in soft drinks. National regulations concerning maximum levels of benzene in drinking water and air were also presented...
  21. ncbi [Trichinellosis in Poland in 2008]
    Małgorzata Sadkowska-Todys
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:259-60. 2010
    ..Although the course of the infection in all of the cases was benign the infected individuals were hospitalized. There were no outbreaks of trichinellosis. The incidence rate of the infection was 0.01 per 100 000 citizens...
  22. ncbi [Hepatitis B in Poland in 2008]
    Małgorzata Stepień
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:239-44. 2010
    ..Approximately 96.9% of acute hepatitis B and 75.3% of chronic cases were hospitalized in 2008 in Poland. 68 people died of hepatitis B, including 49 of chronic and 19 of acute hepatitis B...
  23. ncbi [Infectious diseases in Poland in 2008]
    Andrzej Zielinski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:151-8. 2010
    ..3 in Lubuskie) and it was higher in cities (8.3) then in rural areas (6.8). As in previous years man mortality (9.7) was higher then women (5.8). Highest mortality from infectious diseases was noted among elderly people above 74 (46.3)...
  24. ncbi Is concentration and motility of male gametes related to DNA damage measured by comet assay?
    Malgorzata M Dobrzynska
    Department of Radiation Protection and Radiobiology, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 17:73-7. 2010
    ..The highest DNA damage was noted in samples with low sperm concentration. In gametes from this group, the lowest percent of DNA in comet head, the highest mean tail length, and the highest tail moment were observed...
  25. ncbi [Evaluation of PremiTest Salmonella kit for identification of not-typable by conventional methods Salmonella]
    Grzegorz Madajczak
    Zakład Bakteriologii, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 62:29-36. 2010
    ..The total number of recognized strains is 30 (81%). The results of present studies show, that PremiTest Salmonella Kit is useful for non-typable Salmonella identification...
  26. doi Tracking parental attitudes on vaccination across European countries: The Vaccine Safety, Attitudes, Training and Communication Project (VACSATC)
    Pawel Stefanoff
    Department of Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, 24, Chocimska Str, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    Vaccine 28:5731-7. 2010
    ..g. level of activity of governmental agencies), but also individual-level parental variation in demographic and socioeconomic status variables...
  27. ncbi [Changes of hierarchy among causes of death in some European Union countries]
    Mirosław J Wysocki
    Zakład Promocji Zdrowia i Szkolenia Podyplomowego, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:115-8. 2010
    ..This trend is more significant among males and in France, the Netherlands and Spain where malignant neoplasms became the first cause of death. The forecast for next years predicts the continuation and deepening of this tendency...
  28. ncbi Comparison of three enzyme immunoassays used to detect human parvovirus B19-specific IgM antibodies in sera of people suspected of measles
    Joanna Siennicka
    Department of Virology, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 16:BR154-9. 2010
    ..Three commercial EIA tests for the detection of anti-B19V IgM were compared in samples from patients suspected of having measles to identify the best test to perform a differential diagnosis of rash diseases...
  29. ncbi The effects of di-n-butyl phthalate on the germ cells of laboratory mice
    Małgorzata M Dobrzyńska
    Department of Radiation Protection and Radiobiology National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 60:317-24. 2009
    ..There were no bioacumulation of DBP in mice. Results suggest that DBP may affect the male mice germ cells...
  30. ncbi [Antimicrobial susceptibility of Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis strains isolated from humans in Poland during 2004-2009]
    Jolanta Szych
    Zakład Bakteriologii Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 61:311-9. 2009
    ..pseudotubeculosis I isolates, was highly reliable but results of enzyme B detection by the disc diffusion test were, especially for Y. enterocolitica 1B/O:8, faced with the difficulties...
  31. ncbi [Elaboration of the method for assessment of susceptibility to microbial growth of materials contacting with drinking water]
    Maciej Szczotko
    Zakład Higieny Komunalnej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 59:103-11. 2008
    ..Correlation between the quantity of microorganisms and ATP level on the surface of the same kind of materials was confirmed. Usefulness of continous flow reactor was confirmed...
  32. ncbi [Meningitis and encephalitis in Poland in 2005]
    Paweł Stefanoff
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:225-34. 2007
    ..Tick borne encephalitis incidence decreased in 2005 (0.46), compared to 2003-2004. Most of the cases were reported from endemic areas of northeastern part of the country...
  33. ncbi [Phenotype and genotype of Clostridium sp. strains producing botulism neurotoxin]
    Ewa Augustynowicz
    Zakład Badania Surowic i Szczepionek PZH w Warszawie
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 55:245-52. 2003
    ..Phenotype and genotype analysis indicated co-presence of B phenotype together with be genotype and A phenotype together with ae genotype among C. botulinum strains...
  34. ncbi [Lalonde's paradigm, World Health Organization and new public health]
    Mirosław J Wysocki
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:505-12. 2003
    ..Authors present for discussion their working definition of New Public Health, which is based of the public health definition of J. Nosko et al. from 2001...
  35. ncbi [Cytotoxicity of DMSO for MRC5, Chang liver and CV1 cells evaluated in vitro by LK, MTT and NR assays]
    Joanna Siennicka
    Zakład Wirusologii PZH w Warszawie
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 55:157-64. 2003
    ..The investigation was performed on different cells (MRC5, CV1 i Chang Liver) with DMSO as reference agent...
  36. ncbi Comparison of usefulness of randomly amplified polymorphic DNA and amplified-fragment length polymorphism techniques in epidemiological studies on nasopharyngeal carriage of non-typable Haemophilus influenzae
    Ewa Augustynowicz
    Department of Sera and Vaccine Evaluation, National Institute of Hygiene, Chocimska 24 St, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    J Med Microbiol 52:1005-14. 2003
    ..AFLP can efficiently access NTHI strain diversity and can monitor their turn-over for comparative typing in local and inter-local epidemiological investigations...
  37. ncbi [Mumps in Poland in 2001]
    Jolanta Sitarska-Gołebiowska
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:39-44. 2003
    ..6). Children in this age group constituted 54.1% of total number of cases. The MMR vaccine is not included into the national programme of immunisation, the vaccination is recommended on voluntary basis for 2-year and 7-year old children...
  38. ncbi [Levels of organochlorine insecticides in Polish women's breast adipose tissue, in years 1997-2001]
    Paweł Struciński
    Zakład Toksykologii Srodowiskowej Państwowy Zakład Higieny 00 791 Warszawa, ul Chocimska 24
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 53:221-30. 2002
    ..That is due to the potential of these compounds to promote toxic effects, including disrupting the human endocrine system...
  39. ncbi Measles vaccine efficacy during an epidemic in 1998 in the highly vaccinated population of Poland
    Wieslawa Janaszek
    Department of Sera and Vaccine Evaluation, National Institute of Hygiene, Chocimska 24, Warsaw, Poland
    Vaccine 21:473-8. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate both the high efficacy of the monovalent measles vaccines used in Poland and the benefit of a second dose of vaccine...
  40. ncbi [Hepatitis C in Poland in 2000]
    Jacek Mazurek
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 56:325-8. 2002
    ..Hepatitis C cases aged 40-49 constituted the most predominant group (475 cases, 22.8%). Because of development of diagnosis and reporting presented data can be a subject to the information bias and thus should be taken cautiously...
  41. ncbi [Influenza in Poland in 2000]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologiii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 56:255-8. 2002
    ..The highest antibody titers were recorded in the age group 15-25, while the lowest levels--in the age group 0-3 years...
  42. ncbi Epidemiology of childhood bacterial meningitis in Poland. Incidence of bacterial meningitis with special reference to Haemophilus influenzae type b among children 0-59 months old in the former Kielce and Bydgoszcz districts in Poland in 1998-1999
    A Zielinski
    Department of Epidemiology, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Epidemiol 17:779-82. 2001
    ..Small numbers of Hib vaccinations reported from both districts do not seem likely to have influenced the data significantly...
  43. ncbi [Prevalence of chlamydia pneumoniae antibodies in patients with coronary heart disease]
    E Podsiadły
    Zakład Bakteriologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 55:253-60. 2001
    ..9%). Prevalence of C. pneumoniae specific antibodies correlated with patients' age, sex. There was no relation between behavioral habits (smoking) and presence C. pneumoniae antibodies...
  44. ncbi Humoral immune response after vaccination against influenza in patients with breast cancer
    L B Brydak
    National Influenza Center WHO, Department of Virology, National Institute of Hygiene, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    Support Care Cancer 9:65-8. 2001
    ..The results of the present study clearly show that women with breast cancer, including those undergoing chemotherapy, were able to develop a good serological response to influenza vaccine...
  45. ncbi Humoral immune response to influenza vaccination in patients from high risk groups
    L B Brydak
    National Influenza Center WHO, Department of Virology, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Drugs 60:35-53. 2000
    ....
  46. ncbi [Role of the European Scientific Work Group on Influenza in the battle against influenza]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 16:265-70. 2004
    ..In Poland project is coordinated by the National Influenza Center located at the National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw...
  47. ncbi Intriguing diversity of Bacillus anthracis in eastern Poland--the molecular echoes of the past outbreaks
    Rafał Gierczyński
    Department of Bacteriology, National Institute of Hygiene, Chocimska Street 24, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 239:235-40. 2004
    ..Consequently, we propose establishing of novel B2 strains sub-lineage. Multiple anthrax outbreaks, which took place in Poland several decades ago were proposed as a cause of intriguing diversity of B. anthracis observed in this study...
  48. ncbi The effects in mice of combined treatments to X-rays and antineoplastic drugs in the Comet assay
    Małgorzata M Dobrzyńska
    National Institute of Hygiene, Department of Radiation Protection and Radiobiology, 24 Chocimska Street, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    Toxicology 207:331-8. 2005
    ..There were slightly different responses in bone marrow lymphocytes and in germ cells, but effects were observed over a similar dose range...
  49. ncbi [Scarlet fever in Poland in 2005]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:219-24. 2007
    ..7). The majority of cases occurred in children and adolescents younger then 15 years (mode - 6 years; incidence 406.5. Approximately 2% of cases were hospitalised. There were no deaths due to scarlet fever reported in 2004...
  50. ncbi [Sudan and other illegal dyes--food adulteration]
    Joanna Gajda
    Zakład Badania Zywności i Przedmiotów Uzytku Państwowy Zakład Higieny, 00 791 Warszawa
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 57:317-23. 2006
    ..This is the reason why the continuation of food control and cooperation between official control authorities and food producers are necessary...
  51. ncbi [Measles elimination programme on the world and Poland]
    Agata Makówka
    Zakład Wirusologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:135-42. 2007
    ..The National Laboratory in Poland is based at the Department of Virology in National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw...
  52. ncbi [Hepatitis C in Poland in 2004]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Pańistwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 60:481-6. 2006
    ..7). In total 78,7% of the cases were hospitalised. There were 116 deaths from hepatitis C. Deaths attributed to HCV infection accounted for 4.9% of all infectious disease deaths in 2004...
  53. ncbi [Influenza in Poland in 2004]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Pańistwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 60:401-5. 2006
    ..Antigenic analysis performed by the National Influenza Center showed that they were similar to strains A/Panama/2007/99 and A/Korea/770/02. Besides, in other 8 cases influenza A infection was confirmed by direct immunofluorescence test...
  54. pmc Antibiotic resistance of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli clinical isolates from Poland
    Sebastian Wardak
    National Institute of Hygiene, Department of Bacteriology, 24 Chocimska Street, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:1123-5. 2007
    ..9% and 13.7% were resistant to ciprofloxacin and tetracycline, respectively. Replacement of Thr86 with Ile in GyrA and a plasmid-borne tet(O) gene were the main resistance mechanisms for fluoroquinolones and tetracycline, respectively...
  55. ncbi [Various sides of influenza. Part II--epidemiology, influenza surveillance and prophylaxis]
    Magdalena K Machała
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Samodzielna Pracownia ds Grypy, Pańistwowy Zakład Higieny w Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 21:277-85. 2006
    ..One of such National Influenza Centers is located in Poland at the National Institute of Hygiene in Warsaw Influenza surveillance provides information on the currently circulating strains of ..
  56. ncbi Humoral response to hemagglutinin components of influenza vaccine in patients with non-Hodgkin malignant lymphoma
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Vaccine 24:6620-3. 2006
    ..Despite this, influenza vaccine should be offered to this group, considering high MFI values and response rates as well as the protective effect for individual patients...
  57. ncbi [Parents' unemployment, selected life conditions, adolescents' wellbeing and perceived health]
    Piotr Supranowicz
    Zakład Promocji Zdrowia i Szkolenia Podyplomowego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny
    Przegl Epidemiol 59:773-80. 2005
    ..conditions and health was undertaken in Health Promotion and Postgraduate Training Department of the National Institute of Hygiene. The data were collected from randomly selected sample of 783 students aged 14-15 years attending to ..
  58. ncbi [Susceptibility of the bacteria isolated from samples of clinical material in Poland in 1998 to selected chemotherapeutics and antibiotics--the analysis of the questionnaire findings. I. Susceptibility of staphylococci]
    Maria Kochman
    Zakład Bakteriologii PZH w Warszawie
    Przegl Epidemiol 59:679-94. 2005
    ..Service laboratories, allowed to create a computerized data base in Department of Bacteriology in National Institute of Hygiene in Warsaw...
  59. ncbi [Single strand conformation polymorphism (SSCP) of selected loci of the cps region for capsule synthesis in epidemic and casually isolated strains of Klebsiella pneumoniae in Poland]
    Rafał Gierczyński
    Zakład Bakteriologii PZH w Warszawie
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 57:153-61. 2005
    ..Obtained results may suggest high genetic diversity of tested loci. The SSCP genotyping of multiple cps loci was found as potentially useful tool for tracing epidemic strains during an outbreak...
  60. ncbi Antimicrobial susceptibilities of Listeria monocytogenes strains isolated from 2000 to 2002 in Poland
    Jarosław Paciorek
    National Institute of Hygiene, Department of Bacteriology, 24 Chocimska St, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 53:279-81. 2004
    ..With exception of the sulfonamide all antibacterial agents were active against all tested strains. Resistance to sulfisoxazole (MIC > or = 512 microg/ml) was detected in case of 30.1% of isolates including 5 of 14 human strains...
  61. ncbi Amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) versus randomly amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) as new tools for inter- and intra-species differentiation within Bordetella
    Anna Gzyl
    Department of Sera and Vaccine Evaluation, National Institute of Hygiene, 24 Chocimska Str, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    J Med Microbiol 54:333-46. 2005
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  62. ncbi Induction of micronuclei in bone marrow and sperm head abnormalities after combined exposure of mice to low doses of X-rays and acrylamide
    M M Dobrzyńska
    Department of Radiation Protection and Radiobiology, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Teratog Carcinog Mutagen 20:133-40. 2000
    ..Combined exposure to 0.05 Gy + 75 mg/kg bw of AA induced micronuclei in polychromatic erythrocytes of bone marrow although each dose did not produce a mutagenic effect. Teratogenesis Carcinog. Mutagen. 20:133-140, 2000...

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