Lorna Fewtrell

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Uncertainties in risk assessment for the determination of drinking water pollutant concentrations: Cryptosporidium case study
    L Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 6FA, UK
    Water Res 35:441-7. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint An attempt to estimate the global burden of disease due to fluoride in drinking water
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire, UK
    J Water Health 4:533-42. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint An estimation of the global burden of disease due to skin lesions caused by arsenic in drinking water
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire CW1 6FA, UK
    J Water Health 3:101-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions to reduce diarrhoea in less developed countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 5:42-52. 2005
  5. pmc Drinking-water nitrate, methemoglobinemia, and global burden of disease: a discussion
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire CW1 6FA, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1371-4. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint A review of the science behind drinking water standards for copper
    L Fewtrell
    CREH, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 6FA, UK
    Int J Environ Health Res 11:161-7. 2001
  7. doi request reprint An attempt to quantify the health impacts of flooding in the UK using an urban case study
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, Coppice House, Quakers Coppice, Crewe, UK
    Public Health 122:446-51. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Reply to comments on "Derivation of numerical values for the World Health Organization guidelines for recreational waters"
    David Kay
    River Basin Dynamics and Hydrology Research Group, IGES, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, SY23 3DB, UK
    Water Res 40:1921-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Derivation of numerical values for the World Health Organization guidelines for recreational waters
    David Kay
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, Institute of Rural Studies, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DB, UK
    Water Res 38:1296-304. 2004
  10. pmc Estimating the burden of disease from water, sanitation, and hygiene at a global level
    Annette Prüss
    World Health Organization, Protection of the Human Environment, Geneva, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 110:537-42. 2002

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Uncertainties in risk assessment for the determination of drinking water pollutant concentrations: Cryptosporidium case study
    L Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 6FA, UK
    Water Res 35:441-7. 2001
    ..It is noted that the adoption of new monitoring Regulations is likely to prompt action to strengthen knowledge of these downstream elements in the future...
  2. ncbi request reprint An attempt to estimate the global burden of disease due to fluoride in drinking water
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire, UK
    J Water Health 4:533-42. 2006
    ..However, the exercise has identified a number of data gaps and useful research avenues, especially in relation to determining exposure, which could contribute to future estimates of this problem...
  3. ncbi request reprint An estimation of the global burden of disease due to skin lesions caused by arsenic in drinking water
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire CW1 6FA, UK
    J Water Health 3:101-7. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions to reduce diarrhoea in less developed countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 5:42-52. 2005
    ..There is some evidence of publication bias in the findings from the hygiene and water treatment interventions...
  5. pmc Drinking-water nitrate, methemoglobinemia, and global burden of disease: a discussion
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire CW1 6FA, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1371-4. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint A review of the science behind drinking water standards for copper
    L Fewtrell
    CREH, 5 Quakers Coppice, Crewe Gates Farm, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 6FA, UK
    Int J Environ Health Res 11:161-7. 2001
    ..3 mg/l. Examination of these standards reveals that neither has a firm scientific basis, accordingly both are difficult to justify from a scientific standpoint, a situation that is worrying in both health and policy terms...
  7. doi request reprint An attempt to quantify the health impacts of flooding in the UK using an urban case study
    Lorna Fewtrell
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, Coppice House, Quakers Coppice, Crewe, UK
    Public Health 122:446-51. 2008
    ..To quantify, so far as possible, the health effects of flooding in the UK to allow comparison between different flooding events...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reply to comments on "Derivation of numerical values for the World Health Organization guidelines for recreational waters"
    David Kay
    River Basin Dynamics and Hydrology Research Group, IGES, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, SY23 3DB, UK
    Water Res 40:1921-5. 2006
    ..2005. Comment on derivation of numerical values for the World Health Organization guidelines for recreational waters. Water Research 39, 2774-2777]...
  9. ncbi request reprint Derivation of numerical values for the World Health Organization guidelines for recreational waters
    David Kay
    Centre for Research into Environment and Health, Institute of Rural Studies, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DB, UK
    Water Res 38:1296-304. 2004
    ..This paper explains the scientific rationale and mathematical basis of the new approach, which is not presented in the WHO Guidelines for recreational waters...
  10. pmc Estimating the burden of disease from water, sanitation, and hygiene at a global level
    Annette Prüss
    World Health Organization, Protection of the Human Environment, Geneva, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 110:537-42. 2002
    ..This significant and avoidable burden suggests that it should be a priority for public health policy...