Jacek A. Wojtczak, M.D., Ph.D.

Jacek A. Wojtczak, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 604
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2141
Fax: (585) 244-7271

Journal Articles

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Wojtczak J, Szalados J. "Right heart function: Neither silent nor passive". Critical Care Medicine. 2002; 30: 2602-3.
Wojtczak, J. "Hemoptysis during general endotracheal anesthesia for laparoscopic tubal ligation: Crack Lung?". The American Journal of Anesthesiology. 2001; 28: 297-9. Link
2000 Jun
Wojtczak JA. "The hemodynamic effects of halothane and isoflurane in chick embryo." Anesthesia and analgesia. 2000 Jun; 90(6):1331-5.
1999 Sep
Lustik SJ, Wojtczak J, Chhibber AK. "Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome simulating inferior myocardial infarction in a cocaine abuser for urgent dilation and evacuation of the uterus." Anesthesia and analgesia. 1999 Sep; 89(3):609-12.
1998 Jan
Meltzer RS, Adsumelli R, Risher WH, Hicks GL, Stern DH, Shah PM, Wojtczak JA, Lustik SJ, Gayeski TE, Shapiro JR, Carstensen EL. "Lack of lung hemorrhage in humans after intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography with ultrasound exposure conditions similar to those causing lung hemorrhage in laboratory animals." Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography. 1998 Jan; 11(1):57-60.
Wojtczak, J. "Electrical uncoupling induced by general anesthetics: a calcium independent process?". Gap Junctions Bennett M, Spray D (editors) Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Publications Cold Spring Harbor, New York. 1985; : 167-175. Link
Wojtczak, J. "Effects of arrhythmogenic factors and antiarrhythmic drugs on the intercellular electrical coupling in the heart muscle." Actual Problems in the Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias. Antoni H, Hoffman M (editors). Gulini Pharma GMBH, Hannover. 1983; : 41-50. Link
1982 May
Wojtczak J. "Influence of cyclic nucleotides on the internal longitudinal resistance and contractures in the normal and hypoxic mammalian cardiac muscle." Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology. 1982 May; 14(5):259-65.
Wojtczak, J. "Intercellular coupling between cardiac cells and its disturbances". Cardiac Rate and Rhythm Bouman L, Jongsma H (editors). Martinus Nijhoff Publishers. The Hague/Boston/London. 1982; : 283-296. Link
Sedek G, Beresewicz A, Elzanowski W, Wojtczak J. "Electrophysiologic, mechanical and ultrastructural changes on reperfusion in the dog heart." Materia medica Polona. Polish journal of medicine and pharmacy. 1980 12(4):244-51.
1979 Jan
Wojtczak J. "Contractures and increase in internal longitudianl resistance of cow ventricular muscle induced by hypoxia." Circulation research. 1979 Jan; 44(1):88-95.
Lewartowski B, Wojtczak J. "[Cellular mechanisms of life-threatening arrhythmia]." Kardiologia polska. 1978 21(6):505-14.
1977 Oct 1
Russell DC, Oliver MF, Wojtczak J. "Combined electrophysiological technique for assessment of the cellular basis of early ventricular arrhythmias." Lancet. 1977 Oct 1; 2(8040):684-6.
1976 Feb 21
Beresewicz A, Wojtczak J. "Letter: Nicotinic acid and myocardial action potential." Lancet. 1976 Feb 21; 1(7956):431.
Elzanowski W, Lewartowski B, Beresewicz A, Wojtczak J. "Influence of acetylcholine on intracellular distribution of calcium antimonate in the guinea pig atria." Acta physiologica Polonica. 1976 27(3):235-47.
Wojtczak, J. "Analysis of active and passive electrical properties of cells during acute ischemia of the left ventricle of the canine heart. Doctor of Medical Sciences Thesis". Medical Center of Postgraduate Education Warsaw, (in Polish). 1975; . Link
Wojtczak J, Beresewicz A. "Electrophysiological effects of the neuroleptanalgesic drugs on the canine cardiac tissue." Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's archives of pharmacology. 1974 286(2):211-20.


Wojtczak J. "Adults with Congenital Heart Disease". Critcal Care. Papadakos P, Szalados J. : Elsevier-Mosby, 2005.
Wojtczak, J. "Cellular electrophysiology of the heart". EKG for Anesthesia and Critical Care. Kaplan J, Thys D, (editors). New York: Churchill-Livingstone, 1987.