Anna Iza Baranowska-Jaźwiecka

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AIMS/HYPOTHESIS The aim of this study was to study dynamic changes in the prevalence of different types of diabetes in paediatric populations in Poland, with a specific focus on monogenic diabetes (MD). METHODS Using epidemiologic data (PolPeDiab Collaboration) and nationwide genetic test results (TEAM Programme), we compared the prevalence of type 1,(More)
BACKGROUND Platelet hyperreactivity is a factor which contributes towards increased risk of cardiovascular events in adults with type 2 diabetes (T2DM). However, little is known about platelets' disturbances among children with type 1 diabetes (T1DM). The aim of the study was to investigate whether platelets' morphology or function are altered in children(More)
INTRODUCTION Glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) is used as a cumulative estimate of mean blood glucose levels from the preceding 5-12 weeks. This is the gold standard in assessing glycemic control in patients with diabetes. The ADA criteria for the diagnosis of diabetes, including HbA1c level, contribute to the importance of recognizing any variation pertaining to(More)
AIMS Wolfram syndrome (WFS) is diagnosed as coexistence of diabetes mellitus and optic atrophy, where pancreatic beta cell destruction is associated with neurodegeneration. Typically, WFS necessitates insulin treatment similar to type 1 diabetes (T1D), but the mechanism of beta cell mass reduction leading to hyperglycemia is different. METHODS The aim of(More)
BACKGROUND Estimated monogenic diabetes (MD) prevalence increases as screening programs proceeds. OBJECTIVE To estimate prevalence of MD among Polish children. SUBJECTS Patients and their family members suspected of suffering from MD (defined as causative mutation in one of the Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young or permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus(More)
INTRODUCTION collection of family history of diabetes mellitus (DM) is commonly performed when this illness is diagnosed in children. However the significance of gleaned information may differ depending on the affected family members. AIM OF THE STUDY this study was performed in order to describe detailed familial history of DM in patients and to evaluate(More)
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