Nicola Cherry

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Determinants of airborne concentrations of volatile organic compounds in rural areas of Western Canada
    Xiaoqing Isabelle You
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:117-28. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Mortality in a cohort of Staffordshire pottery workers: follow-up to December 2008
    Nicola Cherry
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 70:149-55. 2013
  3. pmc Zinc in well water and infant mortality in bangladesh: a report from gonoshasthaya kendra
    Nicola Cherry
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alberta, 5 30 University Terrace, 8303 112 Street, Edmonton, AB T6G 1K4, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:171-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Mental ill-health and second claims for work-related injury
    N Cherry
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:462-5. 2012
  5. pmc Disability among elderly rural villagers: report of a survey from Gonoshasthaya Kendra, Bangladesh
    Nicola Cherry
    University of Alberta, 5 30 University Terrace, 8303 112 St, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T6G 1K4
    BMC Public Health 12:379. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Oestrogen therapy for prevention of reinfarction in postmenopausal women: a randomised placebo controlled trial
    Nicola Cherry
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Lancet 360:2001-8. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Manganese, arsenic, and infant mortality in Bangladesh: an ecological analysis
    Nicola Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Environ Occup Health 65:148-53. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Second WCB claims: who is at risk?
    Nicola M Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, University of Alberta, 5 30 University Terrace, 8303 122 St, Edmonton, AB T6G 1K4
    Can J Public Health 101:S53-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Occupation and male infertility: glycol ethers and other exposures
    N Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada T6G2G3
    Occup Environ Med 65:708-14. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Reported incidence and precipitating factors of work-related stress and mental ill-health in the United Kingdom (1996-2001)
    Nicola M Cherry
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G3
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:414-21. 2006

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Determinants of airborne concentrations of volatile organic compounds in rural areas of Western Canada
    Xiaoqing Isabelle You
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:117-28. 2008
    ..Modification of batteries to reduce evaporation and leakage might be considered as a measure to control airborne concentrations of compounds such as benzene and toluene...
  2. doi request reprint Mortality in a cohort of Staffordshire pottery workers: follow-up to December 2008
    Nicola Cherry
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 70:149-55. 2013
    ..To examine mortality from lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic non-malignant renal disease (cNMRD) in pottery workers exposed to silica...
  3. pmc Zinc in well water and infant mortality in bangladesh: a report from gonoshasthaya kendra
    Nicola Cherry
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alberta, 5 30 University Terrace, 8303 112 Street, Edmonton, AB T6G 1K4, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:171-7. 2012
    ..41; 95% CI 0.20-0.84). It is concluded that exposure to zinc through drinking water may reduce risk of diarrhoeal deaths...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mental ill-health and second claims for work-related injury
    N Cherry
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:462-5. 2012
    ..There is some evidence that mental ill-health (MIH) is associated with injury at work, but data are sparse...
  5. pmc Disability among elderly rural villagers: report of a survey from Gonoshasthaya Kendra, Bangladesh
    Nicola Cherry
    University of Alberta, 5 30 University Terrace, 8303 112 St, Edmonton, AB, Canada, T6G 1K4
    BMC Public Health 12:379. 2012
    ..It was carried out at Gonoshasthaya Kendra (GK), a community development organization responsible for the health care of 600 villages with a population of some 1.5 million...
  6. ncbi request reprint Oestrogen therapy for prevention of reinfarction in postmenopausal women: a randomised placebo controlled trial
    Nicola Cherry
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Lancet 360:2001-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain whether or not unopposed oestrogen reduces the risk of further cardiac events in postmenopausal women who survive a first myocardial infarction...
  7. doi request reprint Manganese, arsenic, and infant mortality in Bangladesh: an ecological analysis
    Nicola Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Environ Occup Health 65:148-53. 2010
    ..The previous finding of an increased risk of infant mortality at concentrations of manganese > or =0.4 mg/L was not evident...
  8. ncbi request reprint Second WCB claims: who is at risk?
    Nicola M Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, University of Alberta, 5 30 University Terrace, 8303 122 St, Edmonton, AB T6G 1K4
    Can J Public Health 101:S53-7. 2010
    ..This report explores the characteristic of those who make a second claim...
  9. doi request reprint Occupation and male infertility: glycol ethers and other exposures
    N Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada T6G2G3
    Occup Environ Med 65:708-14. 2008
    ..To investigate the relation between male infertility and occupational exposures, particularly glycol ethers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reported incidence and precipitating factors of work-related stress and mental ill-health in the United Kingdom (1996-2001)
    Nicola M Cherry
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta 13 103 Clinical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G3
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:414-21. 2006
    ..Work-related mental ill-health appears to be increasing. Population-based data on incidence are scarce but in the United Kingdom occupational physicians and psychiatrists report these conditions to voluntary surveillance schemes...
  11. doi request reprint Estimating the extent and distribution of new-onset adult asthma in British Columbia using frequentist and Bayesian approaches
    Jeremy Beach
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2T4, Canada
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:719-27. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to extend this method to data from British Columbia (BC) so as to compare the two provinces and to incorporate Bayesian methodology into estimates of risk...
  12. doi request reprint Data linkage to estimate the extent and distribution of occupational disease: new onset adult asthma in Alberta, Canada
    Nicola Cherry
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Ind Med 52:831-40. 2009
    ..Although occupational asthma is a well recognized and preventable disease, the numbers of cases presenting for compensation may be far lower than the true incidence...
  13. pmc Stillbirth in rural Bangladesh: arsenic exposure and other etiological factors: a report from Gonoshasthaya Kendra
    Nicola Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Bull World Health Organ 86:172-7. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Falls and fractures in women at work
    Nicola Cherry
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:292-7. 2005
    ..It is unclear whether this excess reflects a greater likelihood of falling or a greater proportion presenting with fractures once the fall has occurred...
  15. pmc Evaluation of a pilot cooperative medical scheme in rural China: impact on gender patterns of health care utilization and prescription practices
    Qicheng Jiang
    School of Health Administration, Anhui Medical University, Meishanlu 81, Hefei, Anhui, China
    BMC Public Health 11:50. 2011
    ..This study evaluates the impact of one pilot CMS in Anhui Province on health care use by girls aged less than 5 years and women 65 years or older, and on the pattern and cost of prescriptions...
  16. pmc Relative performance of different exposure modeling approaches for sulfur dioxide concentrations in the air in rural western Canada
    Igor Burstyn
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:43. 2008
    ..Month-long average air quality measurements were collected over a two-year period (2001-2002) at multiple locations, with some side-by-side measurements, and repeated time-series at selected locations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Industrial sources influence air concentrations of hydrogen sulfide and sulfur dioxide in rural areas of western Canada
    Igor Burstyn
    Department of Public Health Services, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 57:1241-50. 2007
    ..Our study was unable to control for all possible sources of the contaminants. However, the results suggest that oil and gas extraction activities contribute to air pollution in rural areas of western Canada...
  18. doi request reprint Can emergency physicians predict severity and time away from work?
    Jeremy Beach
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:648-50. 2012
    ..However, return to work is a complex interaction of multiple factors and often difficult to predict accurately...
  19. doi request reprint 'Dippers' flu' and its relationship to PON1 polymorphisms
    Nicola Cherry
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, Department of Medicine, 5 30 University Terrace, 8303 112 St, Edmonton, Alberta T6G1K4, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 68:211-7. 2011
    ..Sheep-dippers report an acute flu-like condition (dippers' flu: DF) but the cause and relation to chronic disability are unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint 0042 Correction for reporting bias: the importance of stratum specific estimates
    Nicola Cherry
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 71:A3. 2014
    ..To examine whether reporting bias was responsible for increasing rates of self reported heart disease (SRHD) with exposure to phenoxy herbicides in a cohort of elderly grain farmers in Alberta...
  21. ncbi request reprint Occupation exposures and sperm morphology: a case-referent analysis of a multi-centre study
    Nicola Cherry
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 71:598-604. 2014
    ..We examined occupational exposures and sperm morphology to establish whether exposures implicated differed from those affecting motile sperm concentration...
  22. doi request reprint Impact of compensation on work outcome of carpal tunnel syndrome
    Paul Sperka
    Community and Occupational Medicine Program, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:490-5. 2008
    ..Work-related carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a complex and costly condition. There is some evidence that the employment outcome may be worse in cases of CTS where the condition is being considered for compensation...
  23. doi request reprint A prospective evaluation of air quality and workers' health in broiler and layer operations
    Ambikaipakan Senthilselvan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, 350C University Terrace, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2T4, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 68:102-7. 2011
    ..A prospective study was conducted to investigate the relationship between workers' respiratory health and airborne contaminants during the life cycle of broiler and layer flocks...
  24. ncbi request reprint 0021 Sensitisation to rats and mice among laboratory staff and researchers
    Neda Dianati Maleki
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 71:A2. 2014
    ..To identify modifiable factors associated with sensitisation to laboratory animals...
  25. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and reliability of visibility aid and other risk factor data for uninjured cyclists and pedestrians in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Brent E Hagel
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 39:284-9. 2007
    ..Further work is required before an overall visibility rating can be used in place of component scores...
  26. doi request reprint Perfluorinated acids and hypothyroxinemia in pregnant women
    Emily Chan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Environ Res 111:559-64. 2011
    ..The current findings do not support a causal link between PFA exposure and maternal hypothyroxinemia in the studied population...
  27. ncbi request reprint A study of factors influencing return to work after wrist or ankle fractures
    Karen Seland
    Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G3, Canada
    Am J Ind Med 49:197-203. 2006
    ..Factors associated with time to return to work are poorly understood for occupational injuries, other than those to the back...
  28. ncbi request reprint Incidence and suspected cause of work-related musculoskeletal disorders, United Kingdom, 1996-2001
    YiQun Chen
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:406-13. 2006
    ..In the United Kingdom, occupational physicians and rheumatologists have been reporting new cases of work-related musculoskeletal disorders to voluntary surveillance schemes since 1996...
  29. ncbi request reprint Incidence by occupation and industry of work-related skin diseases in the United Kingdom, 1996-2001
    J C McDonald
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:398-405. 2006
    ..Work-related skin disease is common but few cases are documented in statutory reports or disability systems. Voluntary reporting by specialist physicians provides more complete information...
  30. ncbi request reprint Retrospective noise estimates for British nuclear workers using an alternative approach
    Gary L Burgess
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Manchester, Humanities Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Ann Occup Hyg 48:117-27. 2004
    ..For use in subsequent exposure-response analysis, cohort work histories were used to calculate exposure indices of cumulative, average intensity and exposure duration above 85 dBA. Validation exercises are discussed...