Margaret R Becklake

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Asbestos-related diseases of the lungs and pleura: uses, trends and management over the last century
    M R Becklake
    Respiratory Epidemiology and Clinical Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Montreal Chest Institute, McGill University, 3650 Saint Urbain Street, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:356-69. 2007
  2. pmc Grain dust and lung health: not just a nuisance dust
    Margaret R Becklake
    McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Can Respir J 14:423-5. 2007
  3. pmc Childhood predictors of smoking in adolescence: a follow-up study of Montreal schoolchildren
    Margaret R Becklake
    Respiratory Epidemiology and Clinical Research Unit, Montreal Chest Institute, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 173:377-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Association between vitamin A status and lung function level in children aged 6--9 years in Wukro wereda, Northern Ethiopia
    T Kassaye
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, 21, 111 Lakeshore Road, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 30:457-64. 2001
  5. pmc Prevalence of vitamin A deficiency in children aged 6-9 years in Wukro, northern Ethiopia
    T Kassaye
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, 21, 111 Lakeshore Road, Ste Anne de Bellevue, PQ, H9X 3V9, Canada
    Bull World Health Organ 79:415-22. 2001
  6. pmc Relation of airway responsiveness to duration of work in a dusty environment
    P Ernst
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Thorax 44:116-20. 1989
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for bronchial hyperresponsiveness in late childhood and early adolescence
    P Ernst
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur Respir J 20:635-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Proceedings of the first Jack Pepys Occupational Asthma Symposium
    Moira Chan-Yeung
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:450-71. 2003
  9. pmc Airflow obstruction in young adults in Canada
    Manal Al-Hazmi
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can Respir J 14:221-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Geographic and gender variability in the prevalence of bronchial responsiveness in Canada
    Jure Manfreda
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Chest 125:1657-64. 2004

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Asbestos-related diseases of the lungs and pleura: uses, trends and management over the last century
    M R Becklake
    Respiratory Epidemiology and Clinical Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Montreal Chest Institute, McGill University, 3650 Saint Urbain Street, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:356-69. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Grain dust and lung health: not just a nuisance dust
    Margaret R Becklake
    McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Can Respir J 14:423-5. 2007
  3. pmc Childhood predictors of smoking in adolescence: a follow-up study of Montreal schoolchildren
    Margaret R Becklake
    Respiratory Epidemiology and Clinical Research Unit, Montreal Chest Institute, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 173:377-9. 2005
    ..The factors that cause children to become smokers in adolescence remain unclear. Although parental smoking and peer pressure may play a role, physiological factors such as lung volume have also been identified...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association between vitamin A status and lung function level in children aged 6--9 years in Wukro wereda, Northern Ethiopia
    T Kassaye
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, 21, 111 Lakeshore Road, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 30:457-64. 2001
    ..This report describes a cross-sectional analysis of the relationship between lung function and vitamin A status in an area endemic to vitamin A deficiency...
  5. pmc Prevalence of vitamin A deficiency in children aged 6-9 years in Wukro, northern Ethiopia
    T Kassaye
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, 21, 111 Lakeshore Road, Ste Anne de Bellevue, PQ, H9X 3V9, Canada
    Bull World Health Organ 79:415-22. 2001
    ....
  6. pmc Relation of airway responsiveness to duration of work in a dusty environment
    P Ernst
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Thorax 44:116-20. 1989
    ..In studies of workforces a survivor effect of this nature will tend to weaken the relation between lung function abnormality and occupational exposure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for bronchial hyperresponsiveness in late childhood and early adolescence
    P Ernst
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur Respir J 20:635-9. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the results of this study do not support a change in asthma phenotype with the onset of puberty. Pre- and postpuberty, the major determinant of bronchial hyperresponsiveness was skin sensitivity to mite allergen...
  8. ncbi request reprint Proceedings of the first Jack Pepys Occupational Asthma Symposium
    Moira Chan-Yeung
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:450-71. 2003
  9. pmc Airflow obstruction in young adults in Canada
    Manal Al-Hazmi
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can Respir J 14:221-7. 2007
    ..The objective of the present study was to enumerate and characterize airflow obstruction in a random sample of Canadians aged 20 to 44 years...
  10. ncbi request reprint Geographic and gender variability in the prevalence of bronchial responsiveness in Canada
    Jure Manfreda
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Chest 125:1657-64. 2004
    ..We measured bronchial responsiveness using the standardized protocol of the European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS) in six sites in Canada, and compared prevalences across Canada with international sites...