Scott Weichenthal

Summary

Affiliation: Health Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Characterizing the impact of traffic and the built environment on near-road ultrafine particle and black carbon concentrations
    Scott Weichenthal
    Air Health Science Division, Health Canada, 269 Laurier Ave West, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0K9 Electronic address
    Environ Res 132:305-10. 2014
  2. doi A randomized double-blind crossover study of indoor air filtration and acute changes in cardiorespiratory health in a First Nations community
    S Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Health Canada Air Health Effects Science Division, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Indoor Air 23:175-84. 2013
  3. pmc PM2.5, oxidant defence and cardiorespiratory health: a review
    Scott A Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Air Health Effects Science Division, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health 12:40. 2013
  4. doi Personal exposure to specific volatile organic compounds and acute changes in lung function and heart rate variability among urban cyclists
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Air Health Sciences Division, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Environ Res 118:118-23. 2012
  5. doi Selected physiological effects of ultrafine particles in acute cardiovascular morbidity
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Air Health Effects Science Division, 269 Laurier Avenue West, 3rd Floor, AL 4903C, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0K9
    Environ Res 115:26-36. 2012
  6. ncbi A review of pesticide exposure and cancer incidence in the agricultural health study cohort
    Scott Weichenthal
    Cien Saude Colet 17:255-70. 2012
  7. pmc Traffic-related air pollution and acute changes in heart rate variability and respiratory function in urban cyclists
    Scott Weichenthal
    Air Health Sciences Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1373-8. 2011
  8. pmc A review of pesticide exposure and cancer incidence in the Agricultural Health Study cohort
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1117-25. 2010
  9. ncbi Metal composition of fine particulate air pollution and acute changes in cardiorespiratory physiology
    Sabit Cakmak
    Population Studies Division, Environmental Health Science and Research Bureau, Health Canada, 50 Columbine Driveway, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0K9, Canada Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 189:208-14. 2014
  10. doi Statistical power in the analyses of brain weight measures in pesticide neurotoxicity testing and the relationship between brain and body weight
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, 269 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 57:235-40. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Characterizing the impact of traffic and the built environment on near-road ultrafine particle and black carbon concentrations
    Scott Weichenthal
    Air Health Science Division, Health Canada, 269 Laurier Ave West, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0K9 Electronic address
    Environ Res 132:305-10. 2014
    ..We examined the relationship between near road UFPs and several traffic and built environment factors to identify predictors that may be used to estimate exposures in population-based studies. Black carbon (BC) was also examined...
  2. doi A randomized double-blind crossover study of indoor air filtration and acute changes in cardiorespiratory health in a First Nations community
    S Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Health Canada Air Health Effects Science Division, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Indoor Air 23:175-84. 2013
    ..Consistent inverse associations were also observed between indoor PM2.5 and lung function. In general, our findings suggest that reducing indoor PM2.5 may contribute to improved lung function in First Nations communities...
  3. pmc PM2.5, oxidant defence and cardiorespiratory health: a review
    Scott A Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Air Health Effects Science Division, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health 12:40. 2013
    ..Therefore, further evaluation is required to determine how this metric may be incorporated in ambient air quality management...
  4. doi Personal exposure to specific volatile organic compounds and acute changes in lung function and heart rate variability among urban cyclists
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Air Health Sciences Division, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Environ Res 118:118-23. 2012
    ..Few studies have examined the acute cardiorespiratory effects of specific volatile organic compound (VOC) exposures from traffic pollution...
  5. doi Selected physiological effects of ultrafine particles in acute cardiovascular morbidity
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Air Health Effects Science Division, 269 Laurier Avenue West, 3rd Floor, AL 4903C, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0K9
    Environ Res 115:26-36. 2012
    ..In addition, effort should be made to include more women in studies of the acute cardiovascular effects of UFPs as findings to date generally reflect responses in men...
  6. ncbi A review of pesticide exposure and cancer incidence in the agricultural health study cohort
    Scott Weichenthal
    Cien Saude Colet 17:255-70. 2012
    ..Continued follow-up is needed to clarify associations reported to date. In particular, further evaluation of registered pesticides is warranted...
  7. pmc Traffic-related air pollution and acute changes in heart rate variability and respiratory function in urban cyclists
    Scott Weichenthal
    Air Health Sciences Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1373-8. 2011
    ..Few studies have examined the acute health effects of air pollution exposures experienced while cycling in traffic...
  8. pmc A review of pesticide exposure and cancer incidence in the Agricultural Health Study cohort
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1117-25. 2010
    ..We reviewed epidemiologic evidence related to occupational pesticide exposures and cancer incidence in the Agricultural Health Study (AHS) cohort...
  9. ncbi Metal composition of fine particulate air pollution and acute changes in cardiorespiratory physiology
    Sabit Cakmak
    Population Studies Division, Environmental Health Science and Research Bureau, Health Canada, 50 Columbine Driveway, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0K9, Canada Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 189:208-14. 2014
    ..Studying the physiologic effects of components of fine particulate mass (PM2.5) could contribute to a better understanding of the nature of toxicity of air pollution...
  10. doi Statistical power in the analyses of brain weight measures in pesticide neurotoxicity testing and the relationship between brain and body weight
    Scott Weichenthal
    Health Canada, 269 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 57:235-40. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that caution is required when weighing the importance of statistical "significance" in studies of pesticide exposure effects on brain weight as the power to detect these differences may be low...