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  1. ncbi Total mercury in mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the Borecka Forest, Northeastern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:145-54. 2002
  2. ncbi Risk factors for obesity development in school children from south-eastern Poland
    Artur Mazur
    Regional Hospital No 2, Lwowska 60, Rzeszow
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:281-5. 2008
  3. ncbi BRCA1-associated breast and ovarian cancer risks in Poland: no association with commonly studied polymorphisms
    Anna Jakubowska
    Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:201-11. 2010
  4. ncbi ICP/MS and ICP/AES elemental analysis (38 elements) of edible wild mushrooms growing in Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, Poland
    Food Addit Contam 18:503-13. 2001
  5. ncbi Histopathological changes in the liver, kidneys, and testes of bank voles environmentally exposed to heavy metal emissions from the steelworks and zinc smelter in Poland
    Monika Damek-Poprawa
    Faculty of Food Technology, Agricultural University, ul Balicka 122, 30 149 Krakow, Poland
    Environ Res 96:72-8. 2004
  6. pmc Archival data on wild food plants used in Poland in 1948
    Łukasz Łuczaj
    High School of Humanities and Economics in Łódź, Department of Humanities, ul, Rewolucji 1905 r, nr 64, 90 222 Łódź, Poland
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 4:4. 2008
  7. ncbi Seroprevalence and isolation of Toxoplasma gondii from free-range chickens in Ghana, Indonesia, Italy, Poland, and Vietnam
    J P Dubey
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Animal and Natural Resources Institute, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, Building 1001, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 94:68-71. 2008
  8. ncbi Mercury in wild mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the great lakes land in Poland
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Monit 4:473-6. 2002
  9. ncbi Molecular characterisation of streptomycin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated in Poland
    A Brzostek
    Centre for Medical Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:1032-5. 2004
  10. ncbi Prevalence of asthma with aspirin hypersensitivity in the adult population of Poland
    L Kasper
    Department of Medicine, Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Allergy 58:1064-6. 2003

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  1. ncbi Total mercury in mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the Borecka Forest, Northeastern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:145-54. 2002
    ..The values of the cap/stalk Hg quotient were greatest for larch bolete (Suillus flavus) collected from the Borecka Forest (4.4 +/- 1.3) and for honey mushroom (2.7 +/- 0.9) from the adjacent area...
  2. ncbi Risk factors for obesity development in school children from south-eastern Poland
    Artur Mazur
    Regional Hospital No 2, Lwowska 60, Rzeszow
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:281-5. 2008
    ..and parental factors affecting odds for development of obesity in school-age children from south-eastern Poland (SEP). 2,182 boys and 2,066 girls from randomly selected elementary schools in SEP were involved in this study...
  3. ncbi BRCA1-associated breast and ovarian cancer risks in Poland: no association with commonly studied polymorphisms
    Anna Jakubowska
    Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:201-11. 2010
    ..Thus, it appears that these polymorphisms do not influence disease risk in Polish women carrying one of the three common BRCA1 founder mutations...
  4. ncbi ICP/MS and ICP/AES elemental analysis (38 elements) of edible wild mushrooms growing in Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, Poland
    Food Addit Contam 18:503-13. 2001
    ..in 18 species of wild edible mushrooms collected from several sites in Pomorskie Voivodeship in northern Poland in 1994...
  5. ncbi Histopathological changes in the liver, kidneys, and testes of bank voles environmentally exposed to heavy metal emissions from the steelworks and zinc smelter in Poland
    Monika Damek-Poprawa
    Faculty of Food Technology, Agricultural University, ul Balicka 122, 30 149 Krakow, Poland
    Environ Res 96:72-8. 2004
    ..The Borecka forest in the north of Poland served as a control area...
  6. pmc Archival data on wild food plants used in Poland in 1948
    Łukasz Łuczaj
    High School of Humanities and Economics in Łódź, Department of Humanities, ul, Rewolucji 1905 r, nr 64, 90 222 Łódź, Poland
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 4:4. 2008
    In 1948, Professor Józef Gajek initiated a detailed census of the wild edible plants used in Poland. The questionnaires were collected by correspondents of the Polish Folklore Society in 95 localities throughout Poland...
  7. ncbi Seroprevalence and isolation of Toxoplasma gondii from free-range chickens in Ghana, Indonesia, Italy, Poland, and Vietnam
    J P Dubey
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Animal and Natural Resources Institute, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, Building 1001, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 94:68-71. 2008
    ..The prevalence of T. gondii in free-range chickens from Ghana, Indonesia, Italy, Poland, and Vietnam was determined using the modified agglutination test (MAT). Antibodies to T...
  8. ncbi Mercury in wild mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the great lakes land in Poland
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Monit 4:473-6. 2002
    ..wild mushrooms and underlying soil samples collected in a virgin landscape of Augustowska Forest in northeastern Poland in 1997-98 were analyzed for total mercury to evaluate the status of contamination and usefulness of higher ..
  9. ncbi Molecular characterisation of streptomycin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated in Poland
    A Brzostek
    Centre for Medical Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:1032-5. 2004
    Primary drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains in Poland increased two-fold between 1997 and 2000...
  10. ncbi Prevalence of asthma with aspirin hypersensitivity in the adult population of Poland
    L Kasper
    Department of Medicine, Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, Krakow, Poland
    Allergy 58:1064-6. 2003
    ..This is a distinct clinical syndrome called aspirin-induced asthma (AIA). The prevalence of AIA among asthmatic patients in Poland has not been previously assessed.
  11. ncbi The content of elements in rainwater and its relation to the frequency of hospitalization for arterial hypertension, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and psoriasis in Opole Voivodship, Poland during 2000-2002
    Sławomir Tubek
    Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Institute of Technology, Opole, Prószkowska Street 76, 45 758, Opole, Poland
    Biol Trace Elem Res 123:270-6. 2008
    ..In cases of hospitalization for psoriasis, a correlation was revealed with such elements as potassium, ammonium nitrogen, and phosphorus...
  12. pmc Occurrence of Ureaplasma parvum and Ureaplasma urealyticum in women with cervical dysplasia in Katowice, Poland
    Alicja M Ekiel
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
    J Korean Med Sci 24:1177-81. 2009
    ..and high grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (HSIL), compared to women with normal cytology living in Katowice, Poland. Two sterile swabs were used to obtain material from the posterior vaginal fornix of 143 women with squamous ..
  13. pmc Phenotypic and molecular analysis of penicillin-nonsusceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates in Poland
    Ewa Sadowy
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, ul Chełmska 30 34, 00 725 Warsaw, Poland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:40-7. 2007
    ..In this study, using 887 surveillance pneumococcal isolates recovered in Poland from 1998 to 2002, we observed the increase in penicillin nonsusceptibility from 8.7% to 20.3%...
  14. ncbi Incidence and risk factors for pulmonary tuberculosis among the poor in the northern region of Poland
    J Romaszko
    Niepubliczny Zakład Opieki Zdrowotnej NZOZ Pantamed Ltd, Olsztyn, Poland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:430-5. 2008
    ..Identification of such risk groups should be the basis for prevention programmes aimed at containing the spread of the disease...
  15. ncbi Bird schistosomes of wildfowl in the Czech Republic and Poland
    Jitka Rudolfová
    Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Science, Department of Parasitology, Vinicna 7, 128 44 Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 54:88-93. 2007
    In 2005, we dissected 102 wildfowl from the Czech Republic and 73 wildfowl from Poland including representatives of Anseriformes, Gruiformes and Gaviiformes...
  16. ncbi Impact of food advertising on food purchases by students in primary and secondary schools in south-eastern Poland
    A Mazur
    Institute of Physiotherapy, University of Rzeszow, St Warszawska 26a, 35 205 Rzeszow, Poland
    Public Health Nutr 11:978-81. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the impact of food advertising in primary and secondary schools on the food purchasing habits of children...
  17. ncbi Prevalence and estimated incidence of Toxoplasma infection among pregnant women in Poland: a decreasing trend in the younger population
    D Nowakowska
    Department of Fetal Maternal Medicine and Gynecology, Polish Mother s Memorial Hospital Research Institute, Łódź, Poland
    Clin Microbiol Infect 12:913-7. 2006
    ..0% (p 0.02). The most important contributory factor to this decline was the group of women aged 19-29 years, among whom seroprevalence decreased significantly (p 0.007). Specific IgM was found in 244 (4.9%) women...
  18. ncbi Towards a multidisciplinary and integrated strategy in the assessment of adverse health effects related to air pollution: the case study of Cracow (Poland) and asthma
    Jean Paul Oudinet
    Centre de Biogéographie Ecologie FRE 2545 CNRS, Maison de la Recherche, Université Paris Sorbonne, Paris IV, 28 rue Serpente, 75006 Paris, France
    Environ Pollut 143:278-84. 2006
    ..Such study would help for the establishment of a sustainable development in urban areas that can maintain the integrity of air quality and preserve human health...
  19. ncbi The timing of natural menopause in Poland and associated factors
    Maria Kaczmarek
    Institute of Anthropology, The Adam Mickiewicz University, Collegium Biologicum, Umultowska 89, 61 614 Poznan, Poland
    Maturitas 57:139-53. 2007
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  20. ncbi The impact of income, education and health on lifestyle in a large urban population of Poland (Cindi programme)
    Włodzimierz Stelmach
    Regional Health Authority, Lodz, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:393-401. 2004
    The objective of our study was to examine the impact of income, education chronic diseases and self-rated health on health behavior (smoking, alcohol consumption, physical activity, diet) in a large urban population of Poland.
  21. ncbi Molecular characterization of lentiviruses from goats from Poland based on gag gene sequence analysis
    Jacek Kuzmak
    Department of Biochemistry, National Veterinary Research Institute, 24 100 Pulawy, Poland
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 30:211-23. 2007
    ..In this study, we described the molecular characterization of lentiviruses isolated from seropositive goats from Poland. We cloned and sequenced a fragment from the gag gene covering part of the coding sequences for the matrix (MA) ..
  22. ncbi Prevalence of Babesia canis, Borrelia afzelii, and Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in hard ticks removed from dogs in Warsaw (central Poland)
    Wojciech Zygner
    Division of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department of Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw Agricultural University, Ciszewskiego 8, 02 786 Warsaw, Poland
    Vet Parasitol 153:139-42. 2008
    ..This work is the first detection of B. afzelii and A. phagocytophilum in ticks from Warsaw, and the first survey for the prevalence of B. canis, B. afzelii, and A. phagocytophilum in ticks in central Poland.
  23. ncbi Abundance of wild rodents, ticks and environmental risk of Lyme borreliosis: a longitudinal study in an area of Mazury Lakes district of Poland
    Edward Sinski
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Zoology, University of Warsaw, Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:295-300. 2006
    ..of a longitudinal epidemiological survey in two contrasting habitats in an area of the Mazury Lakes district of Poland indicate that both host and vector (Ixodes ricinus) densities, may be the most important risk factors for the tick-..
  24. ncbi Changes in BMI and the prevalence of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents in Cracow, Poland, 1971-2000
    Maria Chrzanowska
    Department of Anthropology, Academy of Physical Education, Av Jana Pawla II 78, 31 571 Krakow, Poland
    Econ Hum Biol 5:370-8. 2007
    ..obesity, using International Obesity Task Force criteria, in three cohorts of children and youth living in Cracow, Poland, in 1971, 1983 and 2000. Rates of overweight and obesity doubled among boys and girls, from 7.5% and 6...
  25. ncbi Predictors of poststroke dementia: results of a hospital-based study in poland
    Aleksandra Klimkowicz-Mrowiec
    Department of Neurology, Jagiellonian University, Medical College, Cracow, Poland
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 21:328-34. 2006
    ..study was to determine the risk factors of poststroke dementia (PSD) in a cohort of consecutive stroke patients in Poland. A standard stroke evaluation was conducted on admission in 220 consecutive patients with ischemic/hemorrhagic ..
  26. pmc Changing mortality patterns in East and West Germany and Poland. II: short-term trends during transition and in the 1990s
    E Nolte
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT
    J Epidemiol Community Health 54:899-906. 2000
    ..trends in life expectancy at birth and age and cause specific patterns of mortality in the former German Democratic Republic (GDR) and Poland during political transition and throughout the 1990s in both parts of Germany and in Poland.
  27. ncbi PCR detection of granulocytic Anaplasma and Babesia in Ixodes ricinus ticks and birds in west-central Poland
    Bogumiła Skotarczak
    Departament of Genetics, Faculty of Biology, Szczecin University, al Piastow 40b, 71 065 Szczecin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 13:21-3. 2006
    ..In spite of the high level of infestation of birds by I. ricinus, it is clear that they do not constitute a competent reservoir of A. phagocytophilum and Babesia in WNP. Additionally, I. ricinus is not a significant vector in this area...
  28. ncbi Changing HCV genotypes distribution in Poland--relation to source and time of infection
    Slawomir Chlabicz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Nursing, Medical University of Bialystok, Mieszka I 4 B, 15 054 Białystok, Poland
    J Clin Virol 42:156-9. 2008
    ..Understanding the distribution of HCV genotypes has implications for prognosis and therapy of hepatitis C...
  29. ncbi Utilisation of rodent species by larvae and nymphs of hard ticks (Ixodidae) in two habitats in NE Poland
    Anna Paziewska
    University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Exp Appl Acarol 50:79-91. 2010
    ..Ixodes ricinus and Dermacentor reticulatus) infections on rodents in forest and abandoned field habitats in NE Poland was investigated. Ixodes ricinus was most abundant in the forest system, but D...
  30. ncbi Iodine-induced hyperthyroidism--an epidemiological survey several years after institution of iodine prophylaxis in Poland
    A Lewinski
    Department of Thyroidology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:57-62. 2003
    In 1997, the obligatory model of iodine prophylaxis was introduced in Poland in order to correct the existing status of mild and/or moderate iodine deficiency...
  31. ncbi Content and bioconcentration of mercury in mushrooms from northern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Food Addit Contam 20:247-53. 2003
    ..202 samples of soil substrate (0-10 cm layer) were collected in 1996 from Trójmiejski Landscape Park, northern Poland. Mean Hg concentrations in the soil substrate for different species varied between 10 +/- 3 and 780 +/- 500 ng x g(..
  32. ncbi Zoophilic and geophilic dermatophytoses among farmers and non-farmers in Eastern Poland
    R Spiewak
    Instytut Medycyny Wsi, Jaczewskiego 2, 20 090 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 7:125-9. 2000
    ..the frequency of zoophilic and geophilic fungal infections among farmers compared to non-farmers in eastern Poland. The study was carried out on adult patients with a suspicion of fungal infection of skin or its appendages...
  33. ncbi Genetic polymorphisms in alcohol metabolism, alcohol intake and the risk of stomach cancer in Warsaw, Poland
    Fang Fang Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
    Int J Cancer 121:2060-4. 2007
    ..In a population-based study of 305 cases and 428 controls in Warsaw, Poland, we evaluated the effect of polymorphisms in alcohol metabolizing genes, including ADH1B (Ex9+5C>T, Ex3+23A>..
  34. ncbi Epidemiology of physical inactivity in Poland: prevalence and determinants in a former communist country in socioeconomic transition
    W Drygas
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Medical University of Łódź, 90 752 Łódź, Poland
    Public Health 123:592-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to identify physical activity patterns and determinants of physical inactivity in a representative sample of Polish adults...
  35. ncbi Coexistence DNA of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato and Babesia microti in Ixodes ricinus ticks from north-western Poland
    Bogumiła Skotarczak
    Faculty of Biology, Department of Genetics, University of Szczecin, Piastow 40B, 71 065 Szczecin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 9:25-8. 2002
    ..microti in the I. ricinus ticks collected in spring and autumn 1999 from 6 sites in north-western Poland. The microbial DNA was identified with polymerase chain reaction (PCR). The marker used to detect the B...
  36. pmc Germline MSH2 and MLH1 mutational spectrum in HNPCC families from Poland and the Baltic States
    G Kurzawski
    Hereditary Cancer Centre, Department of Genetics and Pathology, Pomeranian Academy of Medicine, Szczecin, Poland
    J Med Genet 39:E65. 2002
  37. ncbi Highly variable year-to-year prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Ixodes ricinus ticks in northeastern Poland: a 4-year follow-up
    Anna Grzeszczuk
    Medical University of Białystok, Department of Infectious Diseases, 14 Zurawia Str, 15 540 Białystok, Poland
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:309-11. 2006
    ..We followed-up A. phagocytophilum infection rate in I. ricinus in three selected collection sites in northeastern Poland during a four-year period. Overall infection rate was 14...
  38. ncbi Germline MSH2 and MLH1 mutational spectrum including large rearrangements in HNPCC families from Poland (update study)
    G Kurzawski
    International Hereditary Cancer Center Department of Genetics and Pathology, Universit of Szczecin and Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
    Clin Genet 69:40-7. 2006
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  39. pmc Countrywide spread of CTX-M-3 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing microorganisms of the family Enterobacteriaceae in Poland
    Anna Baraniak
    Sera and Vaccines Central Research Laboratory, 00 725 Warsaw, Poland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:151-9. 2002
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  40. ncbi Depressive symptoms in urban population samples in Russia, Poland and the Czech Republic
    Martin Bobak
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:359-65. 2006
    ..Relatively little is known about depression in countries that were formerly part of the Soviet Union, especially Russia...
  41. ncbi Factors affecting the component community structure of haemoparasites in bank voles (Clethrionomys glareolus) from the Mazury Lake District region of Poland
    A Bajer
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Zoology, University of Warszawa, Poland
    Parasitology 122:43-54. 2001
    ..studied over a 3 year period in Clethrionomys glareolus (bank vole, n = 420) sampled from forests in the NE of Poland. Total species richness was 5 (Prevalence = Haemobartonella sp. 63.1%, Bartonella grahamii 27...
  42. pmc Genotyping of Toxoplasma gondii by multiplex PCR and peptide-based serological testing of samples from infants in Poland diagnosed with congenital toxoplasmosis
    Dorota Nowakowska
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Saint Louis, MO 93110, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1382-9. 2006
    ..the parasite genotype in amniotic fluid and cerebrospinal fluid samples from congenital toxoplasmosis cases in Poland. Nineteen confirmed congenital cases of toxoplasmosis were analyzed, including both severe and asymptomatic cases...
  43. ncbi Accumulation factors of mercury in mushrooms from Zaborski Landscape Park, Poland
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Environ Int 28:421-7. 2002
    ..0 +/- 6.0 and 61 +/- 20 in caps, and 4.4 +/- 3.1 and 70 +/- 68 in stalks. The concentration ratios of Hg in cap to stalk were from 1.1 +/- 0.5 for Poison Pax (Paxillus involutus) to 2.7 +/- 1.7 in Larch Bolete (S. grevillei)...
  44. ncbi Atypical status of bovine spongiform encephalopathy in Poland: a molecular typing study
    M P Polak
    National Veterinary Research Institute, Pulawy, Poland
    Arch Virol 153:69-79. 2008
    ..molecular features of protease-resistant prion protein (PrP(res)) in Western blots of BSE cases diagnosed in Poland with respect to a possible atypical status...
  45. ncbi The role of family practice in different health care systems: a comparison of reasons for encounter, diagnoses, and interventions in primary care populations in the Netherlands, Japan, Poland, and the United States
    I M Okkes
    Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Division of Public Health, Dept of Family Practice, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Fam Pract 51:72-3. 2002
  46. ncbi Mutations in presenilin 1, presenilin 2 and amyloid precursor protein genes in patients with early-onset Alzheimer's disease in Poland
    Cezary Zekanowski
    Laboratory of Neurodegeneration, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, 02 109 Warsaw, Poland
    Exp Neurol 184:991-6. 2003
    ..It could be concluded that screening for mutations in the three genes could be included in a diagnostic program directed at patients with a positive family history or age of onset before 55 years...
  47. ncbi Molecular epidemiology of Q fever in Poland
    Tomasz Chmielewski
    National Institute of Public Health National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 58:9-13. 2009
    ..Several outbreaks of Q fever have been described in Poland which sources were recognized to be related to imported animals and their products or to wildlife using ..
  48. ncbi Serologic survey of potential vertebrate hosts for West Nile virus in Poland
    Zdenek Hubalek
    Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Academy of Sciences, Brno, Czech Republic
    Viral Immunol 21:247-53. 2008
    ..microtesting in 78 horses, 20 domestic chickens, and 97 wild birds belonging to 10 species from different areas in Poland. Specific antibodies were detected in five juvenile (hatching-year) birds collected in 2006: three white storks (..
  49. ncbi Fish intake during pregnancy and mercury level in cord and maternal blood at delivery: an environmental study in Poland
    Wiesław Jedrychowski
    Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Kopernika 7A, 31 034 Krakow, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 20:31-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the amount of absorbed mercury (Hg) by mothers and their infants as a result of fish consumption during pregnancy...
  50. ncbi First report of the cyanobacterial toxin cylindrospermopsin in the shallow, eutrophic lakes of western Poland
    Mikołaj Kokociński
    Collegium Polonicum, Adam Mickiewicz University, Kościuszki Street 1, 69 100 Słubice, Poznan, Poland
    Chemosphere 74:669-75. 2009
    ..We analyzed CYN concentration and phytoplankton assemblages of three lakes located in western Poland during the summers of 2006 and 2007. CYN was detected in 46% of our samples using the HPLC and LC-MS/MS methods...
  51. ncbi Arterial hypertension in Poland in 2002
    T Zdrojewski
    Department of Hypertension and Diabetology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    J Hum Hypertens 18:557-62. 2004
    Arterial hypertension represents a serious medical, social and economic problem in Poland. Owing to a small number of studies concerning HT epidemiology in Poland and large differences in methodology, it is difficult to make an objective ..
  52. ncbi High prevalence of genotype 4 among hepatitis C virus-infected intravenous drug users in north-eastern Poland
    S Chlabicz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Nursing, Medical University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland
    J Med Virol 80:615-8. 2008
    ..this study was to describe the distribution of hepatitis C genotypes among intravenous drug users in north-eastern Poland. The study group included intravenous drug users recruited at a drug treatment center and a clinic for HIV-..
  53. ncbi Non-native Ambrosia pollen in the atmosphere of Rzeszów (SE Poland); evaluation of the effect of weather conditions on daily concentrations and starting dates of the pollen season
    Idalia Kasprzyk
    Department of Environmental Biology, University of Rzeszow, Rejtana 16C, Rzeszów 35 959, Poland
    Int J Biometeorol 52:341-51. 2008
    ..A close dependence was also found between the starting date of the season and the sum of maximum temperatures and the sum of differences between the maximum and minimum temperatures...
  54. ncbi Human papillomavirus infection in women with and without cervical cancer in Warsaw, Poland
    A Bardin
    The Maria Sklodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, 5 W K Roentgena Street, 02 781 Warsaw, Poland
    Eur J Cancer 44:557-64. 2008
    Cervical cancer incidence and mortality in Poland is among the highest in Europe...
  55. ncbi Pertussis in Poland
    Anna Gzyl
    Department of Sera and Vaccines Evaluation, National Institute of Hygiene, 24 Chocimska Str, 00 791 Warsaw, Poland
    Int J Epidemiol 33:358-65. 2004
    Since 1997, an unexpected 2-5-fold increase in the incidence of pertussis has been reported in Poland in comparison with the previous 10 years, although the introduction of the diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis (DTP) vaccination in 1960 ..
  56. ncbi Plasma levels of insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1, coenzyme Q10 and vitamin E in female populations from Poland, Serbia and Sweden
    Michael Tekle
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University, The Arrhenius Laboratories, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Environ Int 36:188-94. 2010
    ..coenzyme Q10 (CoQ) and vitamin E in healthy female populations (n=4 x 100) aged 19-59 years from Poland (PL), Sweden (SE), Serbia I (SR I) and Serbia II (SR II)...
  57. ncbi Biosocial and nutritional effects on body composition in young adults from Wrocław, Poland
    P Bergman
    Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, Poland
    J Biosoc Sci 38:721-34. 2006
    ..on body compartment indices, and how this differs between female and male medical students from Wrocław, Poland. Backward stepwise regression was applied to four dependent variables, i.e...
  58. ncbi Tetrapod trackways from the early Middle Devonian period of Poland
    Grzegorz Niedzwiedzki
    Department of Paleobiology and Evolution, Faculty of Biology, Warsaw University, 2S Banacha Street, 02 097 Warsaw, Poland
    Nature 463:43-8. 2010
    ..They force a radical reassessment of the timing, ecology and environmental setting of the fish-tetrapod transition, as well as the completeness of the body fossil record...
  59. 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
    We tested 102 Campylobacter jejuni and 6 Campylobacter coli clinical isolates from Poland. All were susceptible to erythromycin. Among the tested C. jejuni isolates 55.9% and 13...
  60. ncbi Trichinella britovi and Trichinella spiralis mixed infection in a horse from Poland
    M Liciardi
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale of Sardinia, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 161:345-8. 2009
    ..In 2008, a 10-year-old horse imported from Poland to Italy for consumption found to have been positive at the digestion test...
  61. ncbi Continuity of Y chromosome haplotypes in the population of Southern Poland before and after the Second World War
    Marcin Wozniak
    Institute of Molecular and Forensic Genetics, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, ul M Skłodowskiej Curie 9, 85 090 Bydgoszcz, Poland
    Forensic Sci Int Genet 1:134-40. 2007
    ..the hypotheses that explains this phenomenon is based on the assumption that massive migrations that took place in Poland after the Second World War might have evoked such an effect...
  62. ncbi Epidemiological characteristics of pertussis in Estonia, Lithuania, Romania, the Czech Republic, Poland and Turkey-1945 to 2005
    Irja Lutsar
    University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411, Tartu, Estonia
    Eur J Pediatr 168:407-15. 2009
    ..Age-specific incidence rates rose in 5-14 year olds in Poland, Estonia and the Czech Republic. Incidence rates in children <1 year of age remained unchanged...
  63. ncbi [Norovirus infection in children hospitalized with acute gastroenteritis in northeastern Poland]
    Artur Sulik
    Klinika Obserwacyjno Zakaźna Dzieci Akademii Medycznej w Białymstoku
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:477-82. 2007
    ..results support important role of noroviruses as a causing agent of gastroenteritis in children in Northeastern Poland. The importance of noroviruses may grow as rotavirus infections are likely to be eliminated due to wide ..
  64. ncbi [Long-term domiciliary oxygen therapy (LTOT) in Poland in the years 1986-2005]
    Wojciech Szafranski
    Oddział Pulmonologiczny, Wojewódzki Szpital Specjalistyczny, ul Aleksandrowicza 5, 26 617 Radom, Poland
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 75:331-42. 2007
    ..There are 63 LTOT centres located in Poland run by specialists in pulmonology...
  65. ncbi Characterisation of Neisseria meningitidis C:2b:P1.2,5 isolates in Poland
    A Skoczynska
    Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Microbiology, National Reference Centre for Bacterial Meningitis, National Institute of Public Health, Warsaw, Poland
    Clin Microbiol Infect 12:1027-30. 2006
    This study aimed to characterise Neisseria meningitidis C:2b:P1.2,5 isolates from Poland, which have now become predominant among serogroup C isolates in this country...
  66. ncbi [Cohort analysis for treatment outcomes TB pulmonary cases bacteriologically confirmed in Poland]
    Ireneusz Szczuka
    Zakładu Epidemiologii i Organizacji Walki z Gruźlica Instytutu Gruźlicy i Chorób Płuc
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 73:245-53. 2005
    In Poland since 1986 system of treatment outcomes monitoring (TOM) of all confirmed pulmonary TB (PTB) cases has been introduced...
  67. ncbi [Cestode infections in Poland in 2005]
    Maria Waloch
    Zakład Epidemiologii Państwowego Zakładu Higieny ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:305-9. 2007
    In the year 2005, 179 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 109 were caused by Taenia saginata, 3 by T. solium, 59 by Taenia sp., 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum...
  68. ncbi [Suicide mortality in Poland as compared to EU countries--recent trends and demographic determinants]
    Joanna Mazur
    Zakład Ochrony i Promocji Zdrowia Dzieci i Młodziezy
    Przegl Epidemiol 61:777-84. 2007
    The main purpose of this study was to examine recent trends in suicide mortality and to compare Poland with EU statistics. Data were obtained from Health for All Mortality Database, January 2007...
  69. ncbi Molecular characterization of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Łódź, Poland: analysis by IS6110 restriction fragment length polymorphism and double-repetitive-element PCR
    Agnieszka Dela
    Department of Genetics of Microorganisms, University of Łódź, Banacha 12 16, 90 237 Łódź, Poland
    J Infect 52:346-53. 2006
    The aim of the present study was to characterize Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated in the area of Łódź, Poland, from 1996 to 2000.
  70. ncbi Prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi s.l. OspA types in Ixodes ricinus ticks from selected localities in Slovakia and Poland
    Daniela Lencáková
    Max von Pettenkofer Institute, LMU Munich, National Reference Center for Borreliae, Pettenkoferstrasse 9a, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 296:108-18. 2006
    In this study, 746 questing Ixodes (I.) ricinus ticks from eastern Slovakia and 187 ticks from southern Poland were investigated for infection with Borrelia (B...
  71. ncbi The influence of environmental exposure to complex mixtures including PAHs and lead on genotoxic effects in children living in Upper Silesia, Poland
    Danuta Mielzynska
    Institute of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, 13 Kościelna Street 41 200 Sosnowiec, Poland
    Mutagenesis 21:295-304. 2006
    ..The sources of that exposure may be outdoor and indoor. Emissions from coal-burning stoves are important contributors to the total exposure to PAHs and Pb in Silesian children...
  72. ncbi The rising incidence of type 1 diabetes in south-eastern Poland. A study of the 0-29 year-old age group, 1980-1999
    Anna Sobel-Maruniak
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Endocrinology with the Nuclear Medicine Unit, Regional Hospital No 2, Rzeszow
    Endokrynol Pol 57:127-30. 2006
    Studies carried out over the last few years have provided information about the increase in the incidence of type 1 diabetes in different parts of the world including the European countries bordering Poland.
  73. pmc Definition of the "health benefit basket" in poland
    Adam Kozierkiewicz
    Jagiellonian University Medical College, Crakow, Poland
    Eur J Health Econ . 2005
    ..first the verdict of the Constitutional Tribunal invalidating the existing health insurance law and, second, Poland's accession to the European Union...
  74. ncbi Predicted intake of trace elements and minerals via household drinking water by 6-year-old children from Kraków, Poland. Part 2: Cadmium, 1997-2001
    H Barton
    Department of Food Chemistry and Nutrition, Jagiellonian University, Medical College, ul Medyczna 9, Str 30 688 Kraków, Poland
    Food Addit Contam 22:816-28. 2005
    ..children living in urban (metropolitan, U) and peripheral (P) areas of Kraków and rural (R) areas in southern Poland. Cadmium concentrations were estimated by the GF-AAS method with Zeeman background correction...
  75. ncbi Nurses and occupational exposures to bloodborne viruses in Poland
    Maria Ganczak
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:175-80. 2006
    ..To record descriptions of occupational exposures to blood, determine factors predictive of exposure, and identify interventions that might reduce the frequency of exposure...
  76. ncbi [Occurrence of Giardia species and genotypes in humans and animals in Wielkopolska region, Poland]
    Piotr Solarczyk
    Katedrze i Zakładzie Biologii i Parazytologii Lekarskiej Uniwersytetu Medycznego im Karola Marcinkowskiego w Poznaniu
    Wiad Parazytol 55:459-62. 2009
    ..Their results will have a key meaning in explaining the genetic structure of the Giardia population and in understanding the molecular epidemiology of giardiosis...
  77. ncbi Lead and growth status of school children living in the copper basin of south-western Poland: differential effects on bone growth
    Z Ignasiak
    Department of Anthropokinetics, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland
    Ann Hum Biol 33:401-14. 2006
    The study analyzed the relationship between blood lead (BPb) levels and growth status of upper and lower body segments among schoolchildren living in the copper basin of south-western Poland.
  78. ncbi [Epidemiology of viral hepatitis cases, types B and C, transmitted from carriers--health service workers to patients. Is it still a"no problem" issue in Poland]
    Bartosz Bilski
    Z Katedry Profilaktyki Zdrowotnej Akademii, Akademii Medycznej im K Marcinkowskiego w Poznaniu
    Med Pr 56:491-4. 2005
    ..In Poland, there is a real risk of such accidents (especially regarding HCV)...
  79. ncbi Y-chromosomal haplotypes for the AmpFlSTR Yfiler PCR Amplification Kit in a population sample from Central Poland
    Ireneusz Soltyszewski
    Department of Biology, Central Forensic Laboratory of Police, Warsaw, Poland
    Forensic Sci Int 168:61-7. 2007
    ..DYS438, DYS448, DYS393, DYS391, DYS439, Y GATA C4, DYS392) were determined in 255 unrelated males from central Poland using AmpFlSTR Yfiler PCR Amplification Kit. Two hundred and fifty-two different haplotypes were observed...
  80. ncbi First record of the occurrence of "gill disease" in Mytilus edulis trossulus from the Gulf of Gdańsk (Baltic Sea, Poland)
    Katarzyna Smolarz
    Institute of Oceanography, Department of Marine Ecosystem Functioning, Laboratory of Estuarine Ecology, University of Gdansk, Al Marszałka J Piłsudskiego 46, 81 378 Gdynia, Poland
    J Invertebr Pathol 93:207-9. 2006
    ..of the occurrence of "gill disease" in Mytilus edulis trossulus from the southern Baltic Sea, Gulf of Gdańsk (Poland)...
  81. ncbi Antibodies to Neospora caninum in the blood of European bison (Bison bonasus bonasus L.) living in Poland
    W Cabaj
    Witold Stefanski Institute of Parasitology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 00 818 Warszawa, ul Twarda 51 55, Poland
    Vet Parasitol 128:163-8. 2005
    ..living in free and fenced areas in Poland. Sera of 320 European bison, different ages and sexes, from breeding areas in Poland were tested for N...
  82. ncbi Mitochondrial haplotype diversity of Gyrodactylus thymalli (Platyhelminthes; Monogenea): extended geographic sampling in United Kingdom, Poland, and Norway reveals further lineages
    Haakon Hansen
    Department of Zoology, Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, P O Box 1172 Blindern, N 0318, Oslo, Norway
    Parasitol Res 100:1389-94. 2007
    ..In this study, we report six new mitochondrial haplotypes of G. thymalli from England, Poland, and Norway detected by sequencing 745 bp of the cytochrome oxidase I gene...
  83. ncbi Seasonality of the ectoparasite community of woodland rodents in a Mazurian Forest, Poland
    Philip D Harris
    National Centre for Biosystematics, Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, P O Box 1172, Blindern, Oslo, Norway
    Wiad Parazytol 55:377-88. 2009
    ..Several of the ectoparasites have the potential to be pathogenic; the impact of these organisms on the population dynamics of their hosts remains to be investigated...
  84. ncbi Bartonella spp. infection in rodents from different habitats in the Mazury Lake District, Northeast Poland
    Renata Welc-Faleciak
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Zoology, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:467-74. 2008
    ..oeconomus) were captured in the period 2004-2006 in the Mazury Lake District, Northeast Poland, to determine the prevalence and genetic diversity of Bartonella species...
  85. pmc Molecular epidemiology of acquired-metallo-beta-lactamase-producing bacteria in Poland
    Janusz Fiett
    National Institute of Public Health, ul Chełmska 30 34, 00 725 Warsaw, Poland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:880-6. 2006
    ..n = 38), Pseudomonas putida (n = 1), and Acinetobacter genospecies 3 (n = 1) from 17 hospitals in 12 cities in Poland that were identified in 2000 to 2004. Pulsed field gel electrophoresis typing classified the P...
  86. ncbi Infection of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) with Echinococcus multilocularis during the years 2001-2004 in Poland
    Andrzej Malczewski
    W Stefanski Institute of Parasitology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warszawa, Poland
    Parasitol Res 103:501-5. 2008
    During the period of 2001-2004, 1,514 red foxes from the north and the southeast of Poland were sampled and examined parasitologically for infections with Echinococcus multilocularis. A mean 23...
  87. ncbi Temporal and between-site variation in helminth communities of bank voles ( Myodes glareolus) from N.E. Poland. 1. Regional fauna and component community levels
    J M Behnke
    School of Biology, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Parasitology 135:985-97. 2008
    Helminth infections were studied in bank voles (Myodes glareolus) from 3 woodland sites in N.E. Poland in the late summers of 1999 and 2002, to assess the temporal stability of derived statistics describing the regional helminth fauna and ..
  88. ncbi [Enteric helminths of the mallard Anas platyrhynchos L., 1758 in the north-western part of Poland]
    Katarzyna M Kavetska
    Katedra Zoologii, Akademia Rolnicza w Szczecinie, Szczecin
    Wiad Parazytol 54:23-9. 2008
    Although the mallard, Anas platyrhynchos, is the most common wild duck in Poland, as well as in the entire Palearctic, it is extremely rarely studied by comprehensive parasitological surveys...
  89. ncbi [The evaluation of soil contamination with geohelminth eggs in the area of Wrocław, Poland]
    Agnieszka Perec-Matysiak
    Zakład Parazytologii, Instytut Genetyki i Mikrobiologii, Uniwersytet Wrocławski, ul Przybyszewskiego 63, 51 148 Wrocław
    Wiad Parazytol 54:319-23. 2008
    ..Parks and playgrounds with sandpits were free of any contamination. The prevalence of helminth eggs in positive samples was as follows: Toxocara spp. 3.2%, Uncinaria stenocephala 7.0%, Ancylostoma caninum 4.9% and Trichuris vulpis 4.9%...
  90. ncbi [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
    A total number of 251,815 cases of influenza and influenza-like illness registered in Poland in 2006 (incidence 660.4 per 100,000 population). Regionally the incidence varied from 75.6 per 100,000 in swietokrzyskie voivodeship to 1,690...
  91. ncbi Prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection in health care workers in Poland assessed by interferon-gamma whole blood and tuberculin skin tests
    U Demkow
    Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Warsaw, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 59:209-17. 2008
    ..The prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) in this group is unknown in Poland, due largely to the problems associated with the interpretation of the tuberculin skin test (TST) in BCG immunized ..
  92. ncbi Distribution of Cryptosporidium and Giardia spp. in selected species of protected and game mammals from North-Eastern Poland
    Anna Paziewska
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 14:265-70. 2007
    ..Both parasites occur in similar environments and share a broad host range. However, in Poland there is still little known about the epidemiology of these parasites due to the paucity of data on human cases ..
  93. ncbi Involvement of family nurses in home visits during an 8-year period encompassing primary healthcare reforms in Poland
    Ludmiła Marcinowicz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Nursing, Medical University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland
    Health Soc Care Community 17:327-34. 2009
    ..A series of cross-sectional studies were conducted in a small town in northeastern Poland, based on three consecutive surveys taken at 4-year intervals (1998, 2002, 2006, surveys I, II and III, ..
  94. ncbi Wild game as a reservoir of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in north-western Poland
    Małgorzata Adamska
    Department of Genetics, University of Szczecin, Piastow 40B, 71 065 Szczecin, Poland
    Wiad Parazytol 53:103-7. 2007
    ..role of game animals as reservoirs of Anaplasma phagocytophilum, a bacteria species transmitted by Ixodes ricinus ticks, from north-western Poland (Zachodniopomorskie vovoidship). The area under question is endemic for A. phagocytophilum.
  95. ncbi [Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of genotype 4 HCV infection in the north-east Poland]
    Tadeusz Wojciech Łapiński
    Klinika Chorób Zakaźnych i Hepatologii, Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Białymstoku
    Przegl Epidemiol 63:501-4. 2009
    ..The aim was assessment of the incidence of genotype 4 HCV infection in north-eastern Poland, that included also epidemiological and clinical analysis.
  96. ncbi [Occupational diseases in Poland, 2006]
    Urszula Wilczynska
    Zakład Epidemiologii Srodowiskowej, Instytut Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera, Lodz
    Med Pr 58:193-203. 2007
    ..The aim of the paper was to present basic statistical data on occupational diseases diagnosed in 2006...
  97. ncbi Frequency of mutations related to hereditary haemochromatosis in northwestern Poland
    Joanna Raszeja-Wyszomirska
    Liver Unit, Department of Gastroenterology, Pomeranian Medical School, Unii Lubelskiej 1, 71 252 Szczecin, Poland
    J Appl Genet 49:105-7. 2008
    ..1000 samples from the general population (subjects registered at general practitioner practices) in northwestern Poland, and 517 samples of cord blood from the same region. We identified 2 (0.13%) homozygotes and 117 (7...
  98. ncbi Occurrence of cases of borreliosis certified as an occupational disease in the province of Wielkopolska (Poland)
    Bartosz Bilski
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Medical Sciences, ul Smoluchowskiego 11, 60 179 Poznan, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 16:211-7. 2009
    ..It should be suspected that the epidemiologic data concerning the cases of borreliosis in the occupational conditions are understated...
  99. ncbi [Occupational diseases in Poland, 2008]
    Urszula Wilczynska
    Instytut Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera, Lodz, Zakład Epidemiologii Srodowiskowej
    Med Pr 60:167-78. 2009
    ..The aim of the paper was to present basic statistical data on occupational diseases diagnosed in 2008...
  100. ncbi New localities of Dermacentor reticulatus tick (vector of Babesia canis canis) in central and eastern Poland
    W Zygner
    Division of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department of Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences SGGW, Ciszewskiego 8, 02 786 Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Vet Sci 12:549-55. 2009
    Dermacentor reticulatus tick is a vector and final host of Babesia canis canis, protozoan parasite of the dog. In Poland and other European countries, endemic regions for canine babesiosis caused by B...
  101. ncbi Growth responses to climate in a multi-species tree-ring network in the Western Carpathian Tatra Mountains, Poland and Slovakia
    Ulf Büntgen
    Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 27:689-702. 2007
    ..to climate of 24 tree-ring width and four maximum latewood density chronologies from the greater Tatra region in Poland and Slovakia...

Research Grants13

  1. Heme Oxygenase 2005 -- the 4th International Conference
    FRITZ BACH; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..addition to the United States, Australia, China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, England, France, Italy, Germany, Holland, Poland, India and others...
  2. MULTIDISCIPLINARY ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TRAINING
    David Carpenter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..While the primary countries in our original award were Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic, the economic and scientific progress there has been such that we believe our ..
  3. 12th International Congress of Radiation Research
    George Iliakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..soon after by the formation of societies in Great Britain, several countries in Europe (the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland, Germany, Italy, and France), Japan, and Israel...
  4. 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF RADIATION RESEARCH
    Elizabeth Travis; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..soon after by the formation of societies in Great Britain, several countries in Europe (the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland, Germany, Italy and France), Japan, and Israel...
  5. Rural Environmental Health in Central/Eastern Europe
    Thomas Cook; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..health and the environment in Central Europe, specifically to the Slovak and Czech Republics, Hungary, Poland, and the Ukraine; and (2) to facilitate collaborative research and intervention activities between participating ..
  6. VULNERABILITY OF THE FETUS/INFANT TO PAH, PM2.5 AND ETS.
    Frederica Perera; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..team of researchers will carry out a prospective cohort study of 400 nonsmoking pregnant women living in Krakow, Poland, and will follow their newborns for 12 months postnatally...
  7. RISK OF CANCER IN A-T FAMILIES
    Robert Haile; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Specific aims are the following. 1. Collaborate with investigators in Canada, Costa Rica, Germany, Israel, Italy, Poland, Turkey, and the United States of America, who have already identified ATM families, to a) obtain a reported ..
  8. Translation, Editing and Annotation of Ludwik Hirszfeld, The Story of One Life
    William Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..disease and immunology between the wars as scientific director of the new National Institute of Hygiene in Warsaw, Poland's first and most important center for research in public health...
  9. HIV PREVENTION TRIAL UNIT (HPTU)
    Irving Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The AITRP at SUNY-DMC has similar connections that can foster expansion to sites in Poland. Project SIDA in Kinshasa, Congo, is an additional possible collaborator that could be brought into the EPTU ..
  10. Study of risk factors of tick-borne encephalitis in Poland
    Pawel Stefanoff; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) is a growing public health issue in Poland. Its ecologic determinants and individual risk factors are poorly understood, despite growing number of studies published in ..
  11. Rapid Assessment of Drug Law & Policy in the FSU & CEE
    Zita Lazzarini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposal also includes a cross-national study of the implementation of the RPAR in Ukraine, Poland and Russia in order to examine how structural barriers operate under a variety of contrasting conditions - ..
  12. Regulation of cell cycle genes by K protein
    Karol Bomsztyk; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed research will be done primarily in Prof. Jerzy Ostrowski's Laboratory in Warsaw, Poland, the foreign collaborator of this FIRCA proposal...
  13. MECHANISM(S) OF TOXICITY OF THE CHLORINATED P-DIOXINS
    Robert Neal; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..for the presence of a cytosol receptor for TCDD, previously detected in hepatic cytosol of rats and mice by Poland, in other species such as the guinea pig, hamster and the nude mouse; examination of the differential toxicity of ..