Lidia B Brydak

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Affiliation: National Institute of Hygiene
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccination in healthy adults
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Viral Immunol 17:609-15. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The introduction of the SENTINEL influenza surveillance system in Poland--experiences and lessons learned from the first three epidemic seasons
    M Romanowska
    National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, National Influenza Centre, Warsaw, Poland
    Euro Surveill 13:. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint 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
  4. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostics of viral respiratory infections in hospitalized patients and ambulatory patients from SENTINEL program during 2004/05 season in Poland]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, PZH
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 114:958-67. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint 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
  6. ncbi request reprint [Infections caused by respiratory viruses and the possibility of controlling them]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy Kierownik Krajowego Ośrodka ds Grypy Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 30:355-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint [Various sides of influenza, part I--structure, replication, changeability of influenza viruses, clinical course of the disease, immunological response and laboratory diagnostics]
    Magdałena K Machała
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Samodzielna Pracownia ds Grypy, Paistwowy Zakład Higieny w Warszawte
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 21:270-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [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
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunization against influenza during the 2005/2006 epidemic season and the humoral response in children with diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Department of Influenza Research, National Influenza Center, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 16:CR433-9. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2008]
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:175-9. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccination in healthy adults
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Viral Immunol 17:609-15. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, there were no statistically significant differences in antibody response between these two groups either for hemagglutinin or for neuraminidase...
  2. ncbi request reprint The introduction of the SENTINEL influenza surveillance system in Poland--experiences and lessons learned from the first three epidemic seasons
    M Romanowska
    National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, National Influenza Centre, Warsaw, Poland
    Euro Surveill 13:. 2008
    ..SENTINEL provided improvement of influenza surveillance when compared with seasons before 2004. Nevertheless, due to decreasing rate of positive specimens, virological surveillance is the most important part to improve in the next years...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostics of viral respiratory infections in hospitalized patients and ambulatory patients from SENTINEL program during 2004/05 season in Poland]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, PZH
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 114:958-67. 2005
    ..g. SENTINEL), there are monitored circulating influenza viruses, in order to define vaccine composition for the next season and identify new and potentially pandemic strains...
  5. ncbi request reprint 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Infections caused by respiratory viruses and the possibility of controlling them]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy Kierownik Krajowego Ośrodka ds Grypy Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 30:355-8. 2011
    ..Only in the case of influenza we are able to utilise preventative vaccinations as well as anti-influenza drugs...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Various sides of influenza, part I--structure, replication, changeability of influenza viruses, clinical course of the disease, immunological response and laboratory diagnostics]
    Magdałena K Machała
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Samodzielna Pracownia ds Grypy, Paistwowy Zakład Higieny w Warszawte
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 21:270-6. 2006
    ..These lymphocytes are able to kill infected cells in the earliest phases of replication before the progeny virions are formed...
  8. ncbi request reprint [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
    ..There are available specific antiviral-antiinfluenza drugs of new generation: oseltamivir and zanamivir that are neuraminidase inhibitors and old generation drugs: amantadine and rimantadine that are inhibitors of M2 protein...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunization against influenza during the 2005/2006 epidemic season and the humoral response in children with diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Department of Influenza Research, National Influenza Center, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 16:CR433-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the humoral response in children with IBD after being vaccinated against influenza...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2008]
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowego Instytutu Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 64:175-9. 2010
    ..Forty-four influenza strains were isolated, including 24 strains of subtype A/H1 and 20 strains of type B. All of them were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2007/2008...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2007]
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego PZH, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:185-9. 2009
    ..Seventeen influenza strains were isolated, including 12 strains of subtype A/H1 and 5 strains of subtype A/H3. All of them were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2006/07...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Influenza diagnostics in patient with leukemia suspicion]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy w Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 20:341-4. 2006
    ..It has an essential significance in high-risk patients not vaccinated against influenza giving an opportunity to use antiviral drugs of the new generation as oseltamivir...
  13. ncbi request reprint Testing of human specimens for the presence of highly pathogenic zoonotic avian influenza virus A(H5N1) in Poland in 2006-2008 - justified or unnecessary steps?
    Magdalena Romanowska
    National Influenza Centre, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 16:239-47. 2009
    ..It should also be emphasized that in the case of patients suspected of being infected with avian influenza, the information about clinical symptoms is insufficient and must be accompanied by a wide epidemiological investigation...
  14. ncbi request reprint 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccination in splenectomized patients in Poland
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    J Clin Immunol 24:225-36. 2004
    ..The response in the splenectomized patients was comparable to that in the control group...
  16. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccination in patients suffering from asthma
    M Romanowska
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 58:583-9. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Immune response to influenza vaccination in an elderly population
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center, National Institute of Hygiene, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    J Clin Immunol 23:214-22. 2003
    ..Influenza vaccine was immunogenic in the institutionalized elderly, who developed good antibody responses to influenza hemagglutinin and neuraminidase antigens...
  18. doi request reprint Clinical features and outcomes of influenza A and B infections in children
    Aneta Nitsch-Osuch
    Department of Family Medicine, Warsaw Medical University, 1a Banacha St, Bldg F, 02 097, Warsaw, Poland
    Adv Exp Med Biol 788:89-96. 2013
    ..01; OR 15.50, 95 % CI 2.10-688.5). We conclude that although influenza infections among children younger than 59 months were generally mild and self-limited, pediatric burden of the disease was significant. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2006]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego PZH, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 62:235-40. 2008
    ..All of these isolates with the exception of one strain of influenza B were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2005/06...
  20. doi request reprint Accuracy of rapid influenza detection test in diagnosis of influenza A and B viruses in children less than 59 months old
    Aneta Nitsch-Osuch
    Department of Family Medicine, Warsaw Medical University, 1a Banacha St, Bldg F, 02 097, Warsaw, Poland
    Adv Exp Med Biol 788:71-6. 2013
    ..7-92.1 %). We conclude that the RIDT immunoassay is a specific, but moderately sensitive, method in the diagnosis of influenza type A and is of low sensitivity in the diagnosis of influenza B infections in infants and children. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2005]
    Mirosław P Czarkowski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:207-11. 2007
    ..Besides, RT-PCR method and immunofluorescence test allowed to confirm influenza in other 26 cases and infections with respiratory viruses as RSV, parainfluenza or adenovirus in other 25 cases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to influenza vaccine in coronary artery disease: a substudy of the FLUCAD study
    Lidia B Brydak
    National Influenza Center NIC, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 15:PH85-91. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess humoral response to influenza vaccination in patients with coronary artery disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Significance of virological diagnostics for the effective treatment of hospitalized patients infected with influenza virus]
    Magdalena Machała
    Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 74:166-70. 2006
    ..Antiviral-antiinfluenza drugs together with virological diagnostics are the effective tool in the case of patients not vaccinated against influenza, who were infected with influenza virus and fell ill...
  24. doi request reprint Virological monitoring of influenza activity and influenza-like illness in the epidemic season 2011-2012 in Poland
    Agnieszka Woźniak-Kosek
    Department of Influenza Research, National Influenza Center, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, 24 Chocimska St, 00 791, Warsaw, Poland
    Adv Exp Med Biol 788:77-82. 2013
    ..The main objective of supervision is a continuous monitoring of the influenza situation in the country and the most rapid detection of the emergence of a new strain of influenza virus with pandemic potential. ..
  25. doi request reprint Application of three duplex real-time PCR assays for simultaneous detection of human seasonal and avian influenza viruses
    Ilona Stefańska
    Department of Fermentation Technology, Institute of Agricultural and Food Biotechnology, 36 Rakowiecka Street, 02 532, Warsaw, Poland
    Arch Virol 158:1743-53. 2013
    ..They are more sensitive than immunofluorescence and at least as sensitive as monoplex qRT-PCR. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint [Health risks connected with the avian flu virus]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Państwowy Zakład Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Wiad Parazytol 53:81-4. 2007
    ..Despite intensive studies and global influenza surveillance there is no possible to predict when pandemic will begin and what kind of virus will cause this outbreak...
  27. ncbi request reprint Influenza and influenza-like illnesses in Poland in the epidemic season 2010/2011 according to the SENTINEL influenza surveillance system
    Magdalena Romanowska
    Department of Influenza Research National Influenza Centre, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 62:51-8. 2013
    ..Further improvement is necessary, especially in the area of specimen collection at the beginning of an epidemic season and carrying out the isolation of the influenza virus...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2003]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologii, Państwowego Zakładu Higieny, ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 59:223-8. 2005
    ..Besides, in other 10 cases influenza A infection was confirmed by direct immunofluorescence test. All isolated influenza strains were antigenically similar to the vaccine strains recommended for the epidemic season 2002/03 and 2003/04...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2001]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:45-8. 2003
    ..The highest antibody titers were recorded in the age group 15-25. Since May 2001 Poland is a member of the European Influenza Surveillance Scheme...
  30. ncbi request reprint [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...
  31. ncbi request reprint [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...
  32. ncbi request reprint [The monitoring of influenza vaccination programs in Poland and European Union]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:69-81. 2003
    ..This fact shows the importance and efficacy of educational activities together with scientific studies for positive changes in patients' and physicians' attitude to influenza vaccinations...
  33. ncbi request reprint [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
    ..This is only one center in Poland and one of 112 similar centers in 83 countries of the world participating in the international program of influenza surveillance in cooperation with WHO, ESWI and European Influenza Surveillance Scheme...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Influenza in Poland in 2002]
    Krzysztof Kuszewski
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 58:45-8. 2004
    ..Sero-surveys showed the lowest antihemagglutinin antibody levels in the age groups 0-3 and 4-7 years, while the highest in people aged 8-14 and 15-25 years...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Influenza--old medical problem]
    Lidia B Brydak
    Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Państwowy Zakład Higieny
    Przegl Epidemiol 60:23-7. 2006
    ..At present, it is not possible to answer two questions: when it will happen and what subtype will cause pandemic. All countries were obliged to prepare emergency plans for the next influenza pandemic...
  36. doi request reprint Anti-influenza vaccination in systemic lupus erythematosus patients: an analysis of specific humoral response and vaccination safety
    Ewa Wiesik-Szewczyk
    Department of Systemic Connective Tissue Diseases, Institute of Rheumatology, Spartanska 1, 02 637, Warsaw, Poland
    Clin Rheumatol 29:605-13. 2010
    ..05). The post-vaccination response was weaker in SLE patients compared to healthy subjects. Immunisation did not change underlying disease activity...
  37. ncbi request reprint Influenza in Poland in 2013 and 2013/2014 epidemic season
    Katarzyna Kondratiuk
    National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene in Warsaw, Department of Influenza Research, National Influenza Center
    Przegl Epidemiol 70:407-419. 2016
    ..Analysis of epidemiological situation of influenza in Poland in 2013 and 2013/14 epidemic season in reference to previous years and seasons...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Influenza surveillance]
    Karolina Bednarska
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy, Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Postepy Hig Med Dosw (Online) 70:313-8. 2016
    ..In close cooperation with GISRS and EISN are National Influenza Centres--national institutions designated by the Ministry of Health in each country...
  39. doi request reprint Flow cytometry in the diagnosis of influenza
    Agnieszka Woźniak-Kosek
    Department of Influenza Research, National Influenza Center, National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, 24 Chocimska St, 00 791, Warsaw, Poland
    Adv Exp Med Biol 788:65-70. 2013
    ..Theoretically, in the case of the influenza virus, this will be one copy of the virion combined in a complex with specific antibodies and with a built-in fluorescent label. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint [Development of duplex real-time PCR assay for identification of influenza viruses of subtype A(H1)pdm09 and A(H3)]
    Ilona Stefańska
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy, Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowy Instytut, Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 64:129-37. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to develop duplex real-time PCR assay for detection and differentiation of influenza virus subtype A(H1N1) pdm09 and A(H3N2)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Influence of rapid influenza test on clinical management of children younger than five with febrile respiratory tract infections
    Aneta Nitsch-Osuch
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Adv Exp Med Biol 755:237-41. 2013
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint [Methods of detection of selected respiratory viruses]
    Ilona Stefańska
    Zakład Badania Wirusów Grypy Krajowy Ośrodek ds Grypy, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny w Warszawie
    Postepy Hig Med Dosw (Online) 66:452-60. 2012
    ..This paper discusses a number of technical aspects of the current most commonly used techniques, their general principles, main benefits and diagnostic value, but also some of their limitations...