Halina Röllin

Summary

Affiliation: Medical Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aluminium uptake and excretion in potroom workers of a new primary aluminium smelter during the construction stage
    H B Rollin
    National Centre for Occupational Health, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Environ Monit 3:560-4. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Concentration of selected persistent organic pollutants in blood from delivering women in South Africa
    H B Rollin
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton 2041, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Sci Total Environ 408:146-52. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Levels of toxic and essential metals in maternal and umbilical cord blood from selected areas of South Africa--results of a pilot study
    Halina B Röllin
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton, 2041, South Africa
    J Environ Monit 11:618-27. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining the association between blood manganese and lead levels in schoolchildren in four selected regions of South Africa
    Halina B Röllin
    South African Medical Research Council, P O Box 87373, Houghton 2041, South Africa
    Environ Res 103:160-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Blood manganese concentrations among first-grade schoolchildren in two South African cities
    Halina Röllin
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton 2041, South Africa
    Environ Res 97:93-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of indoor air quality in electrified and un-electrified dwellings in rural South African villages
    H B Rollin
    Health and Development Research Group, Environment and Health Office, Medical Research Council, Houghton, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Indoor Air 14:208-16. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Reductions in blood lead levels among school children following the introduction of unleaded petrol in South Africa
    Angela Mathee
    South African Medical Research Council, P O Box 87373, Houghton 2041, South Africa
    Environ Res 100:319-22. 2006
  8. pmc Lead in paint: three decades later and still a hazard for African children?
    Angela Mathee
    South African Medical Research Council, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Environ Health Perspect 115:321-2. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Elevated mercury exposure in communities living alongside the Inanda Dam, South Africa
    Vathiswa Papu-Zamxaka
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton, 2041, South Africa
    J Environ Monit 12:472-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Lead poisoning in South African children: the hazard is at home
    Angela Mathee
    South African Medical Research Council, South Africa
    Rev Environ Health 19:347-61. 2004

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Aluminium uptake and excretion in potroom workers of a new primary aluminium smelter during the construction stage
    H B Rollin
    National Centre for Occupational Health, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Environ Monit 3:560-4. 2001
    ..Furthermore, urinary excretion of aluminium by the potroom workers showed a linear increase reaching a concentration of only 49 microg l(-1) at the 36 month stage, suggesting a slow rate of elimination...
  2. doi request reprint Concentration of selected persistent organic pollutants in blood from delivering women in South Africa
    H B Rollin
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton 2041, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Sci Total Environ 408:146-52. 2009
    ..The high DDT levels in the malaria spraying regions as well as the elevated gamma-HCH levels are of concern and call for extended monitoring of women and children in selected regions...
  3. doi request reprint Levels of toxic and essential metals in maternal and umbilical cord blood from selected areas of South Africa--results of a pilot study
    Halina B Röllin
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton, 2041, South Africa
    J Environ Monit 11:618-27. 2009
    ..These results will inform the selection of the geographical sites requiring further investigation in the main study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining the association between blood manganese and lead levels in schoolchildren in four selected regions of South Africa
    Halina B Röllin
    South African Medical Research Council, P O Box 87373, Houghton 2041, South Africa
    Environ Res 103:160-7. 2007
    ..0001) of a centre by manganese interaction. The study found great variability in both blood lead and manganese levels, both within and between sites, and there was not a consistent relationship between the two metals in the four sites...
  5. ncbi request reprint Blood manganese concentrations among first-grade schoolchildren in two South African cities
    Halina Röllin
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton 2041, South Africa
    Environ Res 97:93-9. 2005
    ..Importantly, levels of manganese in blood were found to be significantly associated with concentrations of manganese in classroom dust at schools...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of indoor air quality in electrified and un-electrified dwellings in rural South African villages
    H B Rollin
    Health and Development Research Group, Environment and Health Office, Medical Research Council, Houghton, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Indoor Air 14:208-16. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint Reductions in blood lead levels among school children following the introduction of unleaded petrol in South Africa
    Angela Mathee
    South African Medical Research Council, P O Box 87373, Houghton 2041, South Africa
    Environ Res 100:319-22. 2006
    ..The mean blood lead levels among children attending schools in an inner city and in a less heavily trafficked periurban suburb were 6.9 and 4.8 microg/dL, respectively...
  8. pmc Lead in paint: three decades later and still a hazard for African children?
    Angela Mathee
    South African Medical Research Council, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Environ Health Perspect 115:321-2. 2007
    ..Surveys undertaken in South Africa have shown that a large proportion of children are exposed to lead from a variety of sources...
  9. doi request reprint Elevated mercury exposure in communities living alongside the Inanda Dam, South Africa
    Vathiswa Papu-Zamxaka
    South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 87373, Houghton, 2041, South Africa
    J Environ Monit 12:472-7. 2010
    ..These preliminary findings give reasons for concern and should be used as a baseline for further investigations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lead poisoning in South African children: the hazard is at home
    Angela Mathee
    South African Medical Research Council, South Africa
    Rev Environ Health 19:347-61. 2004
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