Sarah B Henderson
Affiliation: British Columbia
- Differences in heat-related mortality across four ecological regions with diverse urban, rural, and remote populations in British Columbia, CanadaSarah B Henderson
Environmental Health Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada Electronic address
Health Place 23:48-53. 2013..The framework described could be adapted to other climatically variable regions with urban, rural, and remote populations. ..
- A comparison of two methods for ecologic classification of radon exposure in British Columbia: residential observations and the radon potential map of CanadaStephen A Rauch
British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Can J Public Health 104:e240-5. 2013..To compare ecologic classification of radon exposure from observed residential concentrations in BC with classifications based on a map that shows geological radon potential, with particular attention to high-smoking populations...
- How to ensure that national radon survey results are useful for public health practiceSarah B Henderson
Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC
Can J Public Health 103:231-4. 2012..We encourage Health Canada in future to provide more specific, community-level information that can be used to inform local policy and to engage building owners in radon testing and remediation...
- A data-driven approach to setting trigger temperatures for heat health emergenciesSarah B Henderson
British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Environmental Health Services, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Can J Public Health 103:227-30. 2012....
- Measures of forest fire smoke exposure and their associations with respiratory health outcomesSarah B Henderson
Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 12:221-7. 2012..Exposure to forest fire smoke is episodic, which makes its health effects challenging to study. We review the newest contributions to a growing literature on acute respiratory outcomes...
- Time series analysis of fine particulate matter and asthma reliever dispensations in populations affected by forest firesCatherine T Elliott
British Columbia Center for Disease Control, Environmental Health Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, Main Floor, 655 12th Ave W, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4R4, Canada
Environ Health 12:11. 2013..We examine the associations between daily fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and pharmaceutical dispensations for salbutamol in forest fire-affected and non-fire-affected populations in British Columbia (BC), Canada...
- Shifts in mortality during a hot weather event in Vancouver, British Columbia: rapid assessment with case-only analysisTom Kosatsky
British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Environmental Health Services, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Am J Public Health 102:2367-71. 2012..We assessed shifts in patterns of mortality during a hot weather event in greater Vancouver, British Columbia...
- Exposure assessment for estimation of the global burden of disease attributable to outdoor air pollutionMichael Brauer
School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T1Z3, Canada
Environ Sci Technol 46:652-60. 2012..Combined with spatially resolved population distributions, these estimates expand the evaluation of the global health burden associated with outdoor air pollution...
- Three measures of forest fire smoke exposure and their associations with respiratory and cardiovascular health outcomes in a population-based cohortSarah B Henderson
School of Environmental Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Environ Health Perspect 119:1266-71. 2011..During the summer of 2003 numerous fires burned in British Columbia, Canada...
- Occurrence and distribution of listeria species in facilities producing ready-to-eat foods in British Columbia, CanadaJovana Kovacević
Food, Nutrition and Health Program, Faculty of Land and Food Systems, University of British Columbia, 2205 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z4
J Food Prot 75:216-24. 2012..monocytogenes in RTE fish processing facilities...