Stephanie Chalupka

Summary

Publications

  1. doi Medical surveillance for workplace exposure to hazardous drugs
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State University, Worcester, MA, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 61:92. 2013
  2. doi Management of occupational exposure to advanced nanomaterials
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State University
    Workplace Health Saf 60:556. 2012
  3. doi Occupational silica exposure in hydraulic fracturing
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State University, Worcester, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:460. 2012
  4. doi Associations of dietary calcium intake and calcium supplementation with myocardial infarction, stroke, and overall cardiovascular mortality
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Dr Lillian R Goodman Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA 01602 2597, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:372. 2012
  5. doi Feeling sleepy? You are not alone
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Dr Lillian R Goodman Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:284. 2012
  6. doi Overtime work as a predictor of a major depressive episode
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Dr Lillian R Goodman Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:192. 2012
  7. doi Soy isoflavones for the prevention of menopausal symptoms and bone loss--a safe and effective alternative to estrogen?
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, 486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA 01602 2597, USA
    AAOHN J 59:504. 2011
  8. doi The impact of environmental and occupational exposures on reproductive health
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State College, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 39:84-100; quiz 100-2. 2010
  9. doi Control banding for risk management of source chemical agents and other occupational hazards
    Stephanie Chalupka
    M S in Nursing Program, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA 01602, USA
    AAOHN J 58:404. 2010
  10. ncbi Metal fume fever
    Andrew N Chalupka
    Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University Cambridge, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:224. 2008

Collaborators

  • Andrew N Chalupka
  • Joann Reidy
  • Maryellen Brisbois

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi Medical surveillance for workplace exposure to hazardous drugs
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State University, Worcester, MA, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 61:92. 2013
    ..NIOSH recommends that employers establish a medical surveillance program as part of a comprehensive program to minimize worker exposure to hazardous drugs...
  2. doi Management of occupational exposure to advanced nanomaterials
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State University
    Workplace Health Saf 60:556. 2012
    ..Advanced nanomaterials present a challenge in occupational risk assessment and risk management due to their complex nature...
  3. doi Occupational silica exposure in hydraulic fracturing
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State University, Worcester, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:460. 2012
    ..Workers may be exposed to dust containing high levels of respirable crystalline silica during hydraulic fracturing...
  4. doi Associations of dietary calcium intake and calcium supplementation with myocardial infarction, stroke, and overall cardiovascular mortality
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Dr Lillian R Goodman Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA 01602 2597, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:372. 2012
    ..Calcium supplements have been associated with elevated risk of myocardial infarction, whereas dietary calcium intake has not...
  5. doi Feeling sleepy? You are not alone
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Dr Lillian R Goodman Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:284. 2012
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 30% of the nation's workers are sleeping less than 6 hours per day...
  6. doi Overtime work as a predictor of a major depressive episode
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Dr Lillian R Goodman Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:192. 2012
    ..Data from middle-aged civil servants in the Whitehall II Study suggest that working long hours of overtime may predispose workers to major depressive episodes...
  7. doi Soy isoflavones for the prevention of menopausal symptoms and bone loss--a safe and effective alternative to estrogen?
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, 486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA 01602 2597, USA
    AAOHN J 59:504. 2011
    ..Daily administration of soy isoflavones for 2 years did not prevent bone loss or menopausal symptoms...
  8. doi The impact of environmental and occupational exposures on reproductive health
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State College, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 39:84-100; quiz 100-2. 2010
    ..Nurses can identify at-risk patients, provide education about the impact of chemical toxicants, and empower women to take precautionary action...
  9. doi Control banding for risk management of source chemical agents and other occupational hazards
    Stephanie Chalupka
    M S in Nursing Program, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA 01602, USA
    AAOHN J 58:404. 2010
    ..In the absence of occupational exposure limits, control banding may be a useful strategy for assessing and controlling occupational hazards as part of a comprehensive safety and health program...
  10. ncbi Metal fume fever
    Andrew N Chalupka
    Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University Cambridge, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:224. 2008
  11. ncbi Acute occupational exposure to hydrogen sulfide
    Andrew N Chalupka
    Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Harvard University Cambridge, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:324. 2008
  12. ncbi Environmental health: an opportunity for health promotion and disease prevention
    Stephanie Chalupka
    University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 53:13-28; quiz 29-30. 2005
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  13. doi Overtime work--related to increased risk of incident coronary heart disease?
    Maryellen Brisbois
    Worcester State College, Worcester, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 58:312. 2010
    ..The Whitehall II Study finds overtime work is related to increased risk of incident coronary heart disease independent of conventional risk factors...
  14. doi Gestational diabetes-what comes next?
    Joann Reidy
    Worcester State College, Department of Nursing, Worcester, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 58:80. 2010
    ..Women with gestational diabetes mellitus should have an oral glucose tolerance test 6 to 12 weeks after delivery...
  15. doi Lockout and tagout procedures to prevent occupational injury and fatality
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Department of Nursing, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA 01602, USA
    AAOHN J 59:324. 2011
    ..Hazardous energy control programs that include lockout and tagout procedures as well as worker training can prevent serious injury and death during machine maintenance...
  16. doi Selective estrogen modulators for the primary prevention of breast cancer
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Nursing Program, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA 01602, USA
    AAOHN J 59:48. 2011
    ..Selective estrogen modulators can be used in the primary prevention of breast cancer in postmenopausal women...
  17. doi Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid in primary and secondary cardiovascular disease prevention
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State College, Worcester, USA
    AAOHN J 57:480. 2009
    ..Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (omega-3 PuFA) therapy shows promise in primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular diseases...
  18. doi Challenges in hearing conservation--the hearing-impaired worker
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Nursing Program, Worcester State College, Worcester, USA
    AAOHN J 57:348. 2009
    ..Hearing-impaired workers face special challenges in the workplace, including communicating and identifying and using appropriate hearing protection...
  19. doi Preventing bedbug infestation
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Nursing Program, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA 01602, USA
    AAOHN J 58:500. 2010
    ..Bedbugs are increasingly encountered in hotels, motels, office buildings, movie theaters, and modes of transport--anywhere the turnover of occupants is constant...
  20. doi Bisphenol A--a precautionary approach
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Nursing Program, Worcester State College, Worcester, MA 01602, USA
    AAOHN J 58:168. 2010
    ..CDC research found detectable levels of bisphenol A (BPA) in samples from 93% of individuals 6 years and older...
  21. doi Gestational weight gain to promote optimal outcomes
    Stephanie Chalupka
    Worcester State College, Worcester, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 57:532. 2009
    ..How much weight women gain during pregnancy, and their weight at conception, can affect their health and that of their babies...