Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen

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Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of physical activity measures using mobile phone-based CalFit and Actigraph
    David Donaire-González
    Center for research in environmental epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    J Med Internet Res 15:e111. 2013
  2. pmc Environmental exposure assessment in European birth cohorts: results from the ENRIECO project
    Ulrike Gehring
    Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Environ Health 12:8. 2013
  3. pmc Low level maternal smoking and infant birthweight reduction: genetic contributions of GSTT1 and GSTM1 polymorphisms
    Asta Danileviciute
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Vytautas Magnus University, Donelaicio st, 58, 44248, Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:161. 2012
  4. pmc Environmental risk factors of pregnancy outcomes: a summary of recent meta-analyses of epidemiological studies
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Dr, Aiguader 88, Barcelona, 08003, Spain
    Environ Health 12:6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The epidemiology and possible mechanisms of disinfection by-products in drinking water
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB Office 183 05, C Doctor Aiguader, 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Philos Transact A Math Phys Eng Sci 367:4043-76. 2009
  6. pmc Chlorination disinfection by-products in drinking water and congenital anomalies: review and meta-analyses
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1486-93. 2009
  7. pmc Individual exposures to drinking water trihalomethanes, low birth weight and small for gestational age risk: a prospective Kaunas cohort study
    Regina Grazuleviciene
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Environ Health 10:32. 2011
  8. pmc Tap water use amongst pregnant women in a multi-ethnic cohort
    Rachel B Smith
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College London, UK
    Environ Health 8:S7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Green space, health inequality and pregnancy
    Payam Dadvand
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Int 40:110-5. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Health impacts of long-term exposure to disinfection by-products in drinking water in Europe: HIWATE
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for research in Environmental, Epidemiology CREAL, Parc de Recerca Biomédical de Barcelona PRBB, Barcelona, Spain
    J Water Health 7:185-207. 2009

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Publications28

  1. pmc Comparison of physical activity measures using mobile phone-based CalFit and Actigraph
    David Donaire-González
    Center for research in environmental epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    J Med Internet Res 15:e111. 2013
    ..Novel sensing technologies built into smartphones offer the potential to fill this gap...
  2. pmc Environmental exposure assessment in European birth cohorts: results from the ENRIECO project
    Ulrike Gehring
    Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Environ Health 12:8. 2013
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  3. pmc Low level maternal smoking and infant birthweight reduction: genetic contributions of GSTT1 and GSTM1 polymorphisms
    Asta Danileviciute
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Vytautas Magnus University, Donelaicio st, 58, 44248, Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:161. 2012
    ..Genetic susceptibility to tobacco smoke might modify the effect of smoking on pregnancy outcomes...
  4. pmc Environmental risk factors of pregnancy outcomes: a summary of recent meta-analyses of epidemiological studies
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Dr, Aiguader 88, Barcelona, 08003, Spain
    Environ Health 12:6. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe the methodologies used in these recent meta-analyses of environmental exposures and pregnancy outcomes. Furthermore, we aimed to report their main findings...
  5. doi request reprint The epidemiology and possible mechanisms of disinfection by-products in drinking water
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB Office 183 05, C Doctor Aiguader, 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Philos Transact A Math Phys Eng Sci 367:4043-76. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc Chlorination disinfection by-products in drinking water and congenital anomalies: review and meta-analyses
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1486-93. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Individual exposures to drinking water trihalomethanes, low birth weight and small for gestational age risk: a prospective Kaunas cohort study
    Regina Grazuleviciene
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Environ Health 10:32. 2011
    ..We examined the relationship of individual exposures to THMs in drinking water on low birth weight (LBW), small for gestational age (SGA), and birth weight (BW) in singleton births...
  8. pmc Tap water use amongst pregnant women in a multi-ethnic cohort
    Rachel B Smith
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College London, UK
    Environ Health 8:S7. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Green space, health inequality and pregnancy
    Payam Dadvand
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Int 40:110-5. 2012
    ..3 (43.1, 829.5)) or lived close to a major green space (Regression coefficient (95% CI)) of 189.8 (23.9, 355.7)). Our findings suggest a beneficial effect of exposure to green spaces on birth weight only in the lowest SEP group...
  10. doi request reprint Health impacts of long-term exposure to disinfection by-products in drinking water in Europe: HIWATE
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for research in Environmental, Epidemiology CREAL, Parc de Recerca Biomédical de Barcelona PRBB, Barcelona, Spain
    J Water Health 7:185-207. 2009
    ..The outcome will be improved risk assessment and better information for risk management. The work is divided into different topics (exposure assessment, epidemiology, risk assessment and management) and studies...
  11. doi request reprint Saharan dust episodes and pregnancy
    Payam Dadvand
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Dr Aiguader, 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Environ Monit 13:3222-8. 2011
    ..8 and 0.5 days respectively). Our findings were not suggestive for any adverse effect of Saharan dust episodes on our included pregnancy complications and outcomes...
  12. pmc Surrounding greenness and pregnancy outcomes in four Spanish birth cohorts
    Payam Dadvand
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1481-7. 2012
    ..Objectives: We investigated the association between surrounding greenness and birth weight, head circumference, and gestational age at delivery...
  13. pmc Short-term changes in respiratory biomarkers after swimming in a chlorinated pool
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1538-44. 2010
    ..Swimming in chlorinated pools involves exposure to disinfection by-products (DBPs) and has been associated with impaired respiratory health...
  14. pmc Swimming pool attendance, asthma, allergies, and lung function in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children cohort
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:582-8. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional studies have reported inconsistent findings for the association between recreational swimming pool attendance and asthma and allergic diseases in childhood...
  15. pmc Prenatal exposure to traffic-related air pollution and ultrasound measures of fetal growth in the INMA Sabadell cohort
    Inmaculada Aguilera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain iaguilera creal cat
    Environ Health Perspect 118:705-11. 2010
    ..Few studies have used longitudinal ultrasound measurements to assess the effect of traffic-related air pollution on fetal growth...
  16. pmc The health risks and benefits of cycling in urban environments compared with car use: health impact assessment study
    David Rojas-Rueda
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    BMJ 343:d4521. 2011
    ..To estimate the risks and benefits to health of travel by bicycle, using a bicycle sharing scheme, compared with travel by car in an urban environment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Chlorination disinfection by-products in drinking water and congenital anomalies: review and meta-analyses
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Cien Saude Colet 15:3109-23. 2010
    ..Although some individual studies have suggested an association between chlorination disinfection by-products and congenital anomalies, meta-analyses of all currently available studies demonstrate little evidence of such association...
  18. pmc Improving estimates of air pollution exposure through ubiquitous sensing technologies
    Audrey de Nazelle
    Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London, London SW7 1NA, UK
    Environ Pollut 176:92-9. 2013
    ..Due to the large number of mobile phone users, this technology potentially provides an unobtrusive means of enhancing epidemiologic exposure data at low cost...
  19. doi request reprint Patterns of water use and exposure to trihalomethanes among children in Spain
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Res 110:571-9. 2010
    ..As drinking water was mainly bottled and bathing was infrequent, showering and swimming in pools were the main pathways of THM exposure. Specific water uses among children slightly differed by sociodemographic characteristics...
  20. pmc The effect of different boiling and filtering devices on the concentration of disinfection by-products in tap water
    Glòria Carrasco-Turigas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Dr Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Environ Public Health 2013:959480. 2013
    ..This needs to be considered in the exposure assessment of the epidemiological studies...
  21. pmc Climate extremes and the length of gestation
    Payam Dadvand
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1449-53. 2011
    ..Objectives: We investigated the impact of maternal short-term exposure to extreme ambient heat on the length of pregnancy...
  22. pmc Genotoxic effects in swimmers exposed to disinfection by-products in indoor swimming pools
    Manolis Kogevinas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1531-7. 2010
    ..A recent study (Villanueva et al. 2007; Am J Epidemiol 165:148-156) found an increased bladder cancer risk among subjects attending swimming pools relative to those not attending...
  23. pmc Association between GIS-based exposure to urban air pollution during pregnancy and birth weight in the INMA Sabadell Cohort
    Inmaculada Aguilera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1322-7. 2009
    ..There is growing evidence that traffic-related air pollution reduces birth weight. Improving exposure assessment is a key issue to advance in this research area...
  24. doi request reprint Improving health through policies that promote active travel: a review of evidence to support integrated health impact assessment
    Audrey de Nazelle
    Center for research in environmental epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Int 37:766-77. 2011
    ..Little is known, however, about the interconnections among effects of policies considered, including potential unintended consequences...
  25. pmc Maternal exposure to particulate air pollution and term birth weight: a multi-country evaluation of effect and heterogeneity
    Payam Dadvand
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 121:267-373. 2013
    ..A growing body of evidence has associated maternal exposure to air pollution with adverse effects on fetal growth; however, the existing literature is inconsistent...
  26. doi request reprint Participation rates in the selection of population controls in a case-control study of colorectal cancer using two recruitment methods
    Gemma Castano-Vinyals
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Gac Sanit 25:353-6. 2011
    ..Low participation rates in the selection of population controls are an increasing concern for the validity of case-control studies worldwide...
  27. ncbi request reprint Estimation of outdoor NO(x), NO(2), and BTEX exposure in a cohort of pregnant women using land use regression modeling
    Inmaculada Aguilera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Institut Municipal Investigacio Medica, Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Sci Technol 42:815-21. 2008
    ..These models will be used to study the association between prenatal exposure to air pollution and adverse pregnancy outcomes and early childhhod effects in the cohort...
  28. ncbi request reprint Sources of variability in levels and exposure to trihalomethanes
    Cristina M Villanueva
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica IMIM, Doctor Aiguader, 88, Barcelona 08003, Spain
    Environ Res 103:211-20. 2007
    ..In a population that mainly drinks bottled water (e.g., pregnant women), individual THM uptakes are dominated by inhalation and dermal absorption during, showering, swimming in pools, and bathing...