Michelle C Turner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An overview of the association between allergy and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    R Samuel McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Cancer 118:3124-32. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Adolescent injuries in Canada: findings from the Canadian community health survey, 2000-2001
    Frank Mo
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON KIN 6N5, Canada
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:235-44. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is associated with lung cancer mortality in a prospective study of never smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:285-90. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Allergy and brain tumors in the INTERPHONE study: pooled results from Australia, Canada, France, Israel, and New Zealand
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 24:949-60. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Radon and nonrespiratory mortality in the American Cancer Society cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 176:808-14. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiology: allergy history, IgE, and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 61:1493-510. 2012
  7. pmc Radon and COPD mortality in the American Cancer Society Cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Eur Respir J 39:1113-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality among US men and women with asthma and hay fever
    Michelle C Turner
    R Samuel McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 162:212-21. 2005
  9. pmc Residential pesticides and childhood leukemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 118:33-41. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Long-term ambient fine particulate matter air pollution and lung cancer in a large cohort of never-smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:1374-81. 2011

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint An overview of the association between allergy and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    R Samuel McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Cancer 118:3124-32. 2006
    ..There is also a need for further basic research to clarify a potential mechanism, should an association exist...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adolescent injuries in Canada: findings from the Canadian community health survey, 2000-2001
    Frank Mo
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON KIN 6N5, Canada
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:235-44. 2006
    ..Low socio-economic status was inversely associated with the occurrence of injury in the past year whereas risk-taking behaviour in the form of cigarette smoking and drinking alcohol was positively associated with injury occurrence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is associated with lung cancer mortality in a prospective study of never smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:285-90. 2007
    ..Several studies have suggested that previous lung disease may increase the risk of lung cancer. It is important to clarify the association between previous lung disease and lung cancer risk in the general population...
  4. doi request reprint Allergy and brain tumors in the INTERPHONE study: pooled results from Australia, Canada, France, Israel, and New Zealand
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 24:949-60. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Radon and nonrespiratory mortality in the American Cancer Society cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 176:808-14. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that residential radon is not associated with any other mortality beyond lung cancer or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiology: allergy history, IgE, and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 61:1493-510. 2012
    ..The most frequently studied cancer sites included brain and lymphatic and hematopoietic cancers. Potential methodological sources of bias are discussed as well as recommendations for future work...
  7. pmc Radon and COPD mortality in the American Cancer Society Cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Eur Respir J 39:1113-9. 2012
    ..05). Findings suggest residential radon may increase COPD mortality. Further research is needed to confirm this finding and to better understand possible complex inter-relationships between radon, COPD and lung cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality among US men and women with asthma and hay fever
    Michelle C Turner
    R Samuel McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 162:212-21. 2005
    ..Collectively, these results suggest an inverse association between a history of allergy and cancer mortality; however, the strength of evidence for this association is limited...
  9. pmc Residential pesticides and childhood leukemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 118:33-41. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Long-term ambient fine particulate matter air pollution and lung cancer in a large cohort of never-smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:1374-81. 2011
    ..5)) air pollution increases cardiopulmonary mortality. However, the role of PM(2.5) in the etiology of lung cancer is less clear, particularly at concentrations that prevail in developed countries and in never-smokers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Residential pesticides and childhood leukemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Michelle C Turner
    Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Cien Saude Colet 16:1915-31. 2011
    ..Further work is needed to confirm previous findings based on self-report, to examine potential exposure-response relationships, and to assess specific pesticides and toxicologically related subgroups of pesticides in more detail...
  12. doi request reprint Radon and lung cancer in the American Cancer Society cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:438-48. 2011
    ..Here, the association between residential radon and lung cancer mortality was examined in a large-scale cohort study...
  13. doi request reprint Multi-jurisdictional expert opinion for improving children's environmental health protection
    Michael G Tyshenko
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Environ Health Res 19:81-96. 2009
    ..Three main areas suggested for strengthening children's environmental health protection included: research and surveillance, institutional organization, and regulatory capacity...
  14. pmc A systematic review and meta-analysis of childhood leukemia and parental occupational pesticide exposure
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1505-13. 2009
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of childhood leukemia and parental occupational pesticide exposure...
  15. doi request reprint Testicular cancer and hormonally active agents
    Michael Garner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:260-75. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint Health risk perceptions as mediators of socioeconomic differentials in health behaviour
    Jennifer E C Lee
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Health Psychol 13:1082-91. 2008
    ..Findings underscore the importance of improving the social environment to fostering better lifestyle and health among disadvantaged individuals...
  17. doi request reprint Review of the etiology of breast cancer with special attention to organochlorines as potential endocrine disruptors
    Fariba Salehi
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:276-300. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Assessing and managing risks arising from exposure to endocrine-active chemicals
    Karen P Phillips
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:351-72. 2008
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  19. doi request reprint Epidemiologic evidence of relationships between reproductive and child health outcomes and environmental chemical contaminants
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:373-517. 2008
    ..These are needed to generate research findings that can be compared and subjected to pooled analyses aimed at knowledge synthesis...
  20. doi request reprint Role of hormonal and other factors in human prostate cancer
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:242-59. 2008
    ..Most known or suspected external risk factors may act through hormonal mechanisms, but our review found little supporting evidence, and substantial further research is needed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Regulatory and nonregulatory strategies for improving children's environmental health in Canada
    Michael G Tyshenko
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 10:143-56. 2007
    ..Recommendations for improving the existing framework for protecting and strengthening children's environmental health are proposed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Disaster and emergency management: Canadian nurses' perceptions of preparedness on hospital front lines
    Tracey L O'Sullivan
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Prehosp Disaster Med 23:s11-8. 2008
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  23. doi request reprint Cobalt and chromium levels in blood and urine following hip resurfacing arthroplasty with the Conserve Plus implant
    Paul R Kim
    Division of Orthopedics, The Ottawa Hospital General Campus, Room W1650, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:107-17. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine cobalt and chromium ion levels in the blood and urine of patients in whom a modern-generation metal-on-metal hip resurfacing device had been implanted...
  24. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of testicular cancer: an overview
    Michael J Garner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Cancer 116:331-9. 2005
    ..In addition to summarizing the current epidemiologic evidence on risk factors for testicular cancer, we suggest future research directions that may elucidate the etiology of testicular cancer...