David L MacIntosh

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Publications

  1. pmc Mitigation of building-related polychlorinated biphenyls in indoor air of a school
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, MA 02494 2705, USA
    Environ Health 11:24. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Airborne fungal spores in a cross-sectional study of office buildings
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Newton, Massachusetts 02459, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 3:379-89. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Whole house particle removal and clean air delivery rates for in-duct and portable ventilation systems
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Needham, MA 02494, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 58:1474-82. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The benefits of whole-house in-duct air cleaning in reducing exposures to fine particulate matter of outdoor origin: a modeling analysis
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering Inc, Needham, MA 02494 2725, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:213-24. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Assessing exposure to granite countertops--Part 2: Radon
    Joseph G Allen
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Needham, MA 02494 2725, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:263-72. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Elevated corrosion rates and hydrogen sulfide in homes with 'Chinese Drywall'
    Joseph G Allen
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, MA 02494, USA
    Sci Total Environ 426:113-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Assessing exposure to granite countertops--Part 1: Radiation
    Theodore A Myatt
    Environmental Health and Engineering, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, Massachusetts 02494 2725, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:273-80. 2010
  8. pmc Control of asthma triggers in indoor air with air cleaners: a modeling analysis
    Theodore A Myatt
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, MA 02494 2725, USA
    Environ Health 7:43. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Assessing risk of health care-acquired Legionnaires' disease from environmental sampling: the limits of using a strict percent positivity approach
    Joseph G Allen
    Building Science and Forensics, Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Needham, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:917-21. 2012
  10. pmc Modeling the airborne survival of influenza virus in a residential setting: the impacts of home humidification
    Theodore A Myatt
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Needham, MA, USA
    Environ Health 9:55. 2010

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Publications14

  1. pmc Mitigation of building-related polychlorinated biphenyls in indoor air of a school
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, MA 02494 2705, USA
    Environ Health 11:24. 2012
    ..This paper reports on the efficacy of selected engineering controls implemented to mitigate concentrations of PCBs in indoor air...
  2. ncbi request reprint Airborne fungal spores in a cross-sectional study of office buildings
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Newton, Massachusetts 02459, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 3:379-89. 2006
    ..The BASE study provides normative data on concentrations of fungal spores that can aid in identification of problematic levels of mold in buildings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Whole house particle removal and clean air delivery rates for in-duct and portable ventilation systems
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Needham, MA 02494, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 58:1474-82. 2008
    ..Except for the portable ionic air cleaner, the devices considered here increased particle removal indoors over baseline deposition rates...
  4. doi request reprint The benefits of whole-house in-duct air cleaning in reducing exposures to fine particulate matter of outdoor origin: a modeling analysis
    David L MacIntosh
    Environmental Health and Engineering Inc, Needham, MA 02494 2725, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:213-24. 2010
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  5. doi request reprint Assessing exposure to granite countertops--Part 2: Radon
    Joseph G Allen
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Needham, MA 02494 2725, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:263-72. 2010
    ..3 pCi/l) found in the United States. Significant within-slab variability was observed for stones on the higher end of whole slab radon emissions, underscoring the limitations of drawing conclusions from discrete samples...
  6. doi request reprint Elevated corrosion rates and hydrogen sulfide in homes with 'Chinese Drywall'
    Joseph G Allen
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, MA 02494, USA
    Sci Total Environ 426:113-9. 2012
    ..This research provides empirical evidence of the direct association between homes constructed with 'Chinese Drywall' in 2006-2007 and elevated corrosion rates and hydrogen sulfide concentrations in indoor air...
  7. doi request reprint Assessing exposure to granite countertops--Part 1: Radiation
    Theodore A Myatt
    Environmental Health and Engineering, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, Massachusetts 02494 2725, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:273-80. 2010
    ..We also conclude from our analyses that these emissions are likely to be a minor source of external radiation dose when used as countertop material within the home and present a negligible risk to human health...
  8. pmc Control of asthma triggers in indoor air with air cleaners: a modeling analysis
    Theodore A Myatt
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, MA 02494 2725, USA
    Environ Health 7:43. 2008
    ..The potential exposure benefits of whole house high efficiency in-duct air cleaners for sensitive subpopulations have yet to be evaluated...
  9. doi request reprint Assessing risk of health care-acquired Legionnaires' disease from environmental sampling: the limits of using a strict percent positivity approach
    Joseph G Allen
    Building Science and Forensics, Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Needham, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:917-21. 2012
    ..Elevated percent positivity (≥30%) of Legionella in hospital domestic water systems has been suggested as a metric for assessing the risk of health care-acquired Legionnaires' disease (LD)...
  10. pmc Modeling the airborne survival of influenza virus in a residential setting: the impacts of home humidification
    Theodore A Myatt
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Needham, MA, USA
    Environ Health 9:55. 2010
    ..Maintaining airborne moisture levels that reduce survival of the virus in the air and on surfaces could be another tool for managing public health risks of influenza...
  11. doi request reprint Markers of inflammation in alveolar cells exposed to fine particulate matter from prescribed fires and urban air
    Theodore A Myatt
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, Needham, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:1110-4. 2011
    ..5)) from different particle sources on tumor necrosis factor- (TNF-) α, we measured TNF production from rat alveolar macrophages (AM) and human dendritic cells (DC) exposed to PM(2.5) from different sources...
  12. pmc Analysis of aggregate exposure to chlorpyrifos in the NHEXAS-Maryland investigation
    Yaohong Pang
    Department of Environmental Health Science, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2102, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:235-40. 2002
    ..03) had moderate to weak reliability. Exposure to chlorpyrifos through those media and in aggregate based on direct measurements reported in this study can be used to understand better the accuracy of pesticide safety assessments...
  13. pmc Prevalence and implementation of IAQ programs in U.S. schools
    Dena Moglia
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air Indoor Environments Division, Washington, DC 20460, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:141-6. 2006
    ..When actively supported by the school administration, an IAQ program appears to be a valuable factor in improving the learning environment for U.S. schoolchildren...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposures during routine activities in coal-fueled power plants
    Mona J Bird
    Department of Environmental Health Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 2102, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 1:403-13. 2004
    ..This suggests there is a potential for heat strain if signs and symptoms are ignored. Recommendations are made to better control the heat stress exposure...