Joshua A Lawson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Saskatchewan
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc The Saskatchewan rural health study: an application of a population health framework to understand respiratory health outcomes
    Punam Pahwa
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, Royal University Hospital, University of Saskatchewan, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 0W8, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:400. 2012
  2. pmc Prevalence, risk factors and co-morbidities of diabetes among adults in rural Saskatchewan: the influence of farm residence and agriculture-related exposures
    Roland Dyck
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Royal University Hospital, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 0W0, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:7. 2013
  3. pmc Endotoxin as a determinant of asthma and wheeze among rural dwelling children and adolescents: a case-control study
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture and Department of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    BMC Pulm Med 12:56. 2012
  4. pmc The association between endotoxin and lung function among children and adolescents living in a rural area
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Can Respir J 18:e89-94. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Occurrence of new-onset wheeze in a 3-year follow-up study of schoolchildren
    Joshua A Lawson
    Institute of Agricultural, Rural and Environmental Health, Royal University Hospital, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:502-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Urban-rural differences in asthma prevalence among young people in Canada: the roles of health behaviors and obesity
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 107:220-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Relationship of endotoxin and tobacco smoke exposure to wheeze and diurnal peak expiratory flow variability in children and adolescents
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, Department of Medicine College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Respirology 16:332-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences in respiratory symptoms and pulmonary function in children in 2 Saskatchewan communities
    Donna C Rennie
    College of Nursing, Institute of Agricultural, Rural and Environmental Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:52-9. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic bronchitis in farm and nonfarm rural residents in Saskatchewan
    Punam Pahwa
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1481-90. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Regional variations in risk factors for asthma in school children
    Joshua A Lawson
    Institute of Agricultural, Rural and Environmental Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
    Can Respir J 12:321-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc The Saskatchewan rural health study: an application of a population health framework to understand respiratory health outcomes
    Punam Pahwa
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, Royal University Hospital, University of Saskatchewan, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 0W8, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:400. 2012
    ..We adopted existing population health theory to evaluate individual factors, contextual factors, and principal covariates on the outcomes of chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma and obstructive sleep apnea...
  2. pmc Prevalence, risk factors and co-morbidities of diabetes among adults in rural Saskatchewan: the influence of farm residence and agriculture-related exposures
    Roland Dyck
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Royal University Hospital, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 0W0, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:7. 2013
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  3. pmc Endotoxin as a determinant of asthma and wheeze among rural dwelling children and adolescents: a case-control study
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture and Department of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    BMC Pulm Med 12:56. 2012
    ..We examined the relationship between domestic endotoxin and asthma or wheeze among rural school-aged children (6-18 years) and assessed the interaction between endotoxin and other characteristics with these outcomes...
  4. pmc The association between endotoxin and lung function among children and adolescents living in a rural area
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Can Respir J 18:e89-94. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Occurrence of new-onset wheeze in a 3-year follow-up study of schoolchildren
    Joshua A Lawson
    Institute of Agricultural, Rural and Environmental Health, Royal University Hospital, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:502-8. 2007
    ..Different wheeze phenotypes have been identified, primarily in preschool children...
  6. doi request reprint Urban-rural differences in asthma prevalence among young people in Canada: the roles of health behaviors and obesity
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 107:220-8. 2011
    ..Asthma prevalence has been reported to be lower in rural regions, but the reasons for this are not known...
  7. doi request reprint Relationship of endotoxin and tobacco smoke exposure to wheeze and diurnal peak expiratory flow variability in children and adolescents
    Joshua A Lawson
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, Department of Medicine College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Respirology 16:332-9. 2011
    ..The effects of endotoxin and tobacco smoke exposure on self-reported wheeze and diurnal PEF variability (DV-PEF) were examined in children aged 6-18 years with asthma or wheeze...
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences in respiratory symptoms and pulmonary function in children in 2 Saskatchewan communities
    Donna C Rennie
    College of Nursing, Institute of Agricultural, Rural and Environmental Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:52-9. 2004
    ..Asthma prevalence is known to vary among different geographical regions both nationally and internationally. However, there is limited understanding of the nature of differences within geographical regions...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic bronchitis in farm and nonfarm rural residents in Saskatchewan
    Punam Pahwa
    Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1481-90. 2012
    ..To determine the prevalence of chronic bronchitis (CB) and associated risk factors in farm and nonfarm rural residents in Saskatchewan, Canada...
  10. ncbi request reprint Regional variations in risk factors for asthma in school children
    Joshua A Lawson
    Institute of Agricultural, Rural and Environmental Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
    Can Respir J 12:321-6. 2005
    ..The authors have previously reported an increased prevalence of asthma in Estevan, Saskatchewan (21.4%) compared with Swift Current, Saskatchewan (16.2%)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lung function and farm size predict healthy worker effect in swine farmers
    Liliane Chenard
    Institute of Agricultural Rural and Environmental Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Chest 131:245-54. 2007
    ..Swine farmers are exposed to a number of airborne contaminants associated with respiratory ill health...
  12. doi request reprint Relationship between indoor environment and asthma and wheeze severity among rural children and adolescents
    Joshua A Lawson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Agromedicine 14:277-85. 2009
    ..However, the associations were not consistent between indicators, suggesting that other factors or changes in behavior resulting from the disease should be considered when assessing these associations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sonographic characteristics of presumptively normal canine medial iliac and superficial inguinal lymph nodes
    Monique N Mayer
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, 52 Campus Drive Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7N 5B4
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 51:638-41. 2010
    ..05). Average lymph node sizes and range of sizes provide preliminary reference values for the medial iliac and superficial inguinal lymph nodes in normal dogs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Profile of physical activity levels in community-dwelling older adults
    Karen E Chad
    College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1774-84. 2005
    ..To examine relationships between selected sociodemographic, health-related and environmental factors and levels of physical activity in older adults across three age groups...