Martin Röösli

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Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Systematic review on the health effects of exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields from mobile phone base stations
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute and University of Basel, Socinstrasse 59, Basel, CH 4002, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 88:887-896F. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Wireless communication fields and non-specific symptoms of ill health: a literature review
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:240-50. 2011
  3. pmc Conduct of a personal radiofrequency electromagnetic field measurement study: proposed study protocol
    Martin Röösli
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, Basel, 4051, Switzerland
    Environ Health 9:23. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Extremely low frequency magnetic field measurements in buildings with transformer stations in Switzerland
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Sci Total Environ 409:3364-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Non-cancer effects of chemical agents on children's health
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prog Biophys Mol Biol 107:315-22. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Predictors and overestimation of recalled mobile phone use among children and adolescents
    Denis Aydin
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prog Biophys Mol Biol 107:356-61. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Mobile phone use and brain tumors in children and adolescents: a multicenter case-control study
    Denis Aydin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, P O Box, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:1264-76. 2011
  8. pmc Exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields and sleep quality: a prospective cohort study
    Evelyn Mohler
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e37455. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Classification of personal exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) for epidemiological research: Evaluation of different exposure assessment methods
    Patrizia Frei
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland
    Environ Int 36:714-20. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Cohort study on the effects of everyday life radio frequency electromagnetic field exposure on non-specific symptoms and tinnitus
    Patrizia Frei
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Int 38:29-36. 2012

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  1. pmc Systematic review on the health effects of exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields from mobile phone base stations
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute and University of Basel, Socinstrasse 59, Basel, CH 4002, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 88:887-896F. 2010
    ..to review and evaluate the recent literature on the health effects of exposure to mobile phone base station (MPBS) radiation...
  2. doi request reprint Wireless communication fields and non-specific symptoms of ill health: a literature review
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:240-50. 2011
    ..Due to the widespread use of wireless communication technologies potential adverse health effects would have major public health consequences...
  3. pmc Conduct of a personal radiofrequency electromagnetic field measurement study: proposed study protocol
    Martin Röösli
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, Basel, 4051, Switzerland
    Environ Health 9:23. 2010
    ..As a result, observed differences in exposure levels between study populations may not reflect real exposure differences but may be in part, or wholly due to methodological differences...
  4. doi request reprint Extremely low frequency magnetic field measurements in buildings with transformer stations in Switzerland
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Sci Total Environ 409:3364-9. 2011
    ..Such an approach considerably reduces effort for exposure assessment and may be used to eliminate selection bias in future epidemiologic studies...
  5. doi request reprint Non-cancer effects of chemical agents on children's health
    Martin Röösli
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prog Biophys Mol Biol 107:315-22. 2011
    ..Children differ from adults with respect to several aspects which are relevant for assessing their health risk. Thus, independent evaluation of toxicity in childhood populations is essential...
  6. doi request reprint Predictors and overestimation of recalled mobile phone use among children and adolescents
    Denis Aydin
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prog Biophys Mol Biol 107:356-61. 2011
    ..As a consequence, such factors act as confounders in studies relying solely on self-reported mobile phone use and have to be considered in the analysis...
  7. doi request reprint Mobile phone use and brain tumors in children and adolescents: a multicenter case-control study
    Denis Aydin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, P O Box, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:1264-76. 2011
    ..We investigated whether mobile phone use is associated with brain tumor risk among children and adolescents...
  8. pmc Exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields and sleep quality: a prospective cohort study
    Evelyn Mohler
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e37455. 2012
    ..The aim of this prospective cohort study was to investigate whether sleep quality is affected by mobile phone use or by other RF-EMF sources in the everyday environment...
  9. doi request reprint Classification of personal exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) for epidemiological research: Evaluation of different exposure assessment methods
    Patrizia Frei
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland
    Environ Int 36:714-20. 2010
    ..Self-estimated exposure and geo-coded distance turned out to be poor surrogates for personal exposure...
  10. doi request reprint Cohort study on the effects of everyday life radio frequency electromagnetic field exposure on non-specific symptoms and tinnitus
    Patrizia Frei
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Int 38:29-36. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association between RF-EMF exposure and non-specific symptoms and tinnitus in a prospective cohort study...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of everyday radiofrequency electromagnetic-field exposure on sleep quality: a cross-sectional study
    Evelyn Mohler
    a Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Radiat Res 174:347-56. 2010
    ..The results of this large cross-sectional study did not indicate an impairment of subjective sleep quality due to exposure from various sources of RF EMFs in everyday life...
  12. pmc Childhood brain tumours and use of mobile phones: comparison of a case-control study with incidence data
    Denis Aydin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Health 11:35. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint A prediction model for assessing residential radon concentration in Switzerland
    Dimitri D Hauri
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstr 57, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    J Environ Radioact 112:83-9. 2012
    ..Nevertheless, some exposure misclassification and regression to the mean is unavoidable and should be taken into account in future applications of the model...
  14. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of ill health ascribed to electromagnetic field exposure--a questionnaire survey
    Martin Röösli
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 207:141-50. 2004
    ..Two thirds of complainants had taken some action to reduce their symptoms. The most common measure was to avoid exposure if possible. Removing or disconnecting indoor sources was judged to be the most effective action...
  15. ncbi request reprint Magnetic field exposure and neurodegenerative diseases--recent epidemiological studies
    Kerstin Hug
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Soz Praventivmed 51:210-20. 2006
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  16. pmc Domestic radon exposure and risk of childhood cancer: a prospective census-based cohort study
    Dimitri Hauri
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1239-44. 2013
    ..In contrast with established evidence linking high doses of ionizing radiation with childhood cancer, research on low-dose ionizing radiation and childhood cancer has produced inconsistent results...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of random and systematic recall errors and selection bias in case--control studies on mobile phone use and brain tumors in adolescents (CEFALO study)
    Denis Aydin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Bioelectromagnetics 32:396-407. 2011
    ..These simulations are useful for the interpretation of previous case-control studies on brain tumor and mobile phone use in adults as well as for the interpretation of future studies on adolescents...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of nocturnal road traffic noise exposure and annoyance on objective and subjective sleep quality
    Patrizia Frei
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstr 57, P O Box, CH 4002 Basel, Switzerland University of Basel, Petersplatz 1, CH 4003 Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 217:188-95. 2014
    ..Various epidemiological studies have found an association between noise exposure and sleep quality, but the mediating role of annoyance is unclear for this association...
  19. doi request reprint Direct health costs of environmental tobacco smoke exposure and indirect health benefits due to smoking ban introduction
    Dimitri D Hauri
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Public Health 21:316-22. 2011
    ..This includes prevented health damages by avoiding environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure as well as indirect health benefits from reduced tobacco consumption...
  20. pmc Impact of a smoking ban in hospitality venues on second hand smoke exposure: a comparison of exposure assessment methods
    Sarah Rajkumar
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 13:536. 2013
    ..This longitudinal study uses different measurement methods to examine airborne nicotine levels in hospitality venues and the level of personal exposure of non-smoking hospitality workers before and after implementation of the law...
  21. doi request reprint Use of portable exposure meters for comparing mobile phone base station radiation in different types of areas in the cities of Basel and Amsterdam
    Damiano Urbinello
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Socinstrasse 57, Basel, CH 4002, Switzerland University of Basel, Petersplatz 1, Basel, CH 4003, Switzerland Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 468:1028-33. 2014
    ..Exposure assessment studies characterizing spatial and temporal variation are limited so far. Our objective was to evaluate sources of data variability and the repeatability of daily measurements using portable exposure meters (PEMs)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Single pollutant versus surrogate measure approaches: do single pollutant risk assessments underestimate the impact of air pollution on lung cancer risk?
    Martin Röösli
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Occup Environ Med 45:715-23. 2003
    ..1 (range, 0.45-2.8) cancer cases per 100,000 person years. We discuss these discrepancies in light of inherent differences between approaches in toxicology and epidemiology...