Melinda C Power

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Lead exposure and rate of change in cognitive function in older women
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 129:69-75. 2014
  2. pmc Cross-sectional association between polyfluoroalkyl chemicals and cognitive limitation in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:125-32. 2013
  3. pmc Modification by hemochromatosis gene polymorphisms of the association between traffic-related air pollution and cognition in older men: a cohort study
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health 12:16. 2013
  4. pmc Traffic-related air pollution and cognitive function in a cohort of older men
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:682-7. 2011
  5. pmc Blood pressure and cognition: factors that may account for their inconsistent association
    Melinda C Power
    From the aDepartment of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA bDepartment of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA cDepartment of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA dVeterans Affairs Normative Aging Study, Boston, MA and 5Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Epidemiology 24:886-93. 2013
  6. pmc The association between blood pressure and incident Alzheimer disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 22:646-59. 2011

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Lead exposure and rate of change in cognitive function in older women
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 129:69-75. 2014
    ..Higher long-term cumulative lead exposure predicts faster cognitive decline in older men, but evidence of an association in women is lacking...
  2. pmc Cross-sectional association between polyfluoroalkyl chemicals and cognitive limitation in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:125-32. 2013
    ..This study was designed to explore the association between PFCs and cognitive ability in older adults...
  3. pmc Modification by hemochromatosis gene polymorphisms of the association between traffic-related air pollution and cognition in older men: a cohort study
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health 12:16. 2013
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  4. pmc Traffic-related air pollution and cognitive function in a cohort of older men
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:682-7. 2011
    ..Traffic-related particles induce oxidative stress and may exert adverse effects on central nervous system function, which could manifest as cognitive impairment...
  5. pmc Blood pressure and cognition: factors that may account for their inconsistent association
    Melinda C Power
    From the aDepartment of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA bDepartment of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA cDepartment of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA dVeterans Affairs Normative Aging Study, Boston, MA and 5Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Epidemiology 24:886-93. 2013
    ..We evaluated evidence supporting three potential explanations for this variation: an effect of hypertension duration, an effect of age at hypertension initiation, and selection bias due to dependent censoring...
  6. pmc The association between blood pressure and incident Alzheimer disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 22:646-59. 2011
    ..Many epidemiologic studies have considered the association between blood pressure (BP) and Alzheimer disease, yet the relationship remains poorly understood...