H Ross Anderson

Summary

Affiliation: St George's
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Satellite-based estimates of ambient air pollution and global variations in childhood asthma prevalence
    H Ross Anderson
    MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1333-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Ambient particulate pollution and the world-wide prevalence of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema in children: Phase One of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC)
    H Ross Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences, MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Occup Environ Med 67:293-300. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Air pollution and activation of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in London
    H Ross Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 21:405-13. 2010
  4. pmc 50 years of asthma: UK trends from 1955 to 2004
    H Ross Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Thorax 62:85-90. 2007
  5. pmc Concentration-response function for ozone and daily mortality: results from five urban and five rural U.K. populations
    Richard W Atkinson
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom ac uk
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1411-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Outdoor air pollution and respiratory health in patients with COPD
    Janet L Peacock
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, 7th Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Thorax 66:591-6. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Long-term exposure to outdoor air pollution and incidence of cardiovascular diseases
    Richard W Atkinson
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 24:44-53. 2013
  8. pmc Mortality associations with long-term exposure to outdoor air pollution in a national English cohort
    Iain M Carey
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:1226-33. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Urban ambient particle metrics and health: a time-series analysis
    Richard W Atkinson
    Division of Community Health Sciences and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 21:501-11. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood chest illness and the rate of decline of adult lung function between ages 35 and 45 years
    Agnes E Marossy
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:355-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Satellite-based estimates of ambient air pollution and global variations in childhood asthma prevalence
    H Ross Anderson
    MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1333-9. 2012
    ..The effect of ambient air pollution on global variations and trends in asthma prevalence is unclear...
  2. doi request reprint Ambient particulate pollution and the world-wide prevalence of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema in children: Phase One of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC)
    H Ross Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences, MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Occup Environ Med 67:293-300. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of ambient particulate matter on variation in childhood prevalence of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema...
  3. doi request reprint Air pollution and activation of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in London
    H Ross Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 21:405-13. 2010
    ..Air pollution may increase the incidence of ventricular cardiac arrhythmias. We investigated this in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators attending London clinics...
  4. pmc 50 years of asthma: UK trends from 1955 to 2004
    H Ross Anderson
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Thorax 62:85-90. 2007
    ..The relative roles of diagnostic transfer, coding changes, medical care and epidemiological factors are discussed...
  5. pmc Concentration-response function for ozone and daily mortality: results from five urban and five rural U.K. populations
    Richard W Atkinson
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom ac uk
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1411-7. 2012
    ..Short-term exposure to ozone has been associated with increased daily mortality. The shape of the concentration-response relationship-and, in particular, if there is a threshold-is critical for estimating public health impacts...
  6. doi request reprint Outdoor air pollution and respiratory health in patients with COPD
    Janet L Peacock
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Sciences, King s College London, 7th Floor Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SE1 3QD, UK
    Thorax 66:591-6. 2011
    ..This study investigates short-term effects of outdoor nitrogen dioxide, ozone, sulfur dioxide, particulate matter (PM(10)) and black smoke on exacerbations, respiratory symptoms and lung function in 94 patients with COPD in east London...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term exposure to outdoor air pollution and incidence of cardiovascular diseases
    Richard W Atkinson
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 24:44-53. 2013
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  8. pmc Mortality associations with long-term exposure to outdoor air pollution in a national English cohort
    Iain M Carey
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education and MRC PHE Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:1226-33. 2013
    ..Cohort evidence linking long-term exposure to outdoor particulate air pollution and mortality has come largely from the United States. There is relatively little evidence from nationally representative cohorts in other countries...
  9. doi request reprint Urban ambient particle metrics and health: a time-series analysis
    Richard W Atkinson
    Division of Community Health Sciences and MRC HPA Centre for Environment and Health, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 21:501-11. 2010
    ..We investigated associations of a range of particle metrics with daily deaths and hospital admissions in London...
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood chest illness and the rate of decline of adult lung function between ages 35 and 45 years
    Agnes E Marossy
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:355-9. 2007
    ..It has not yet been established whether respiratory illness in childhood predisposes to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by accelerating the decline in adult lung function...
  11. doi request reprint Bronchodilator treatment and asthma death: a new analysis of a British case-control study
    Barbara K Butland
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Respir Med 105:549-57. 2011
    ..In a population based case-control study where prescription of LABA without concomitant ICS was uncommon there was no evidence of an overall association between LABA and asthma death...
  12. doi request reprint Twenty-five years of volatile substance abuse mortality: a national mortality surveillance programme
    Barbara K Butland
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Addiction 108:385-93. 2013
    ..To investigate trends in volatile substance abuse (VSA) deaths over 25 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ambient particulate matter and health effects: publication bias in studies of short-term associations
    H Ross Anderson
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Epidemiology, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Epidemiology 16:155-63. 2005
    ..Time-series studies have shown short-term temporal associations between low levels of ambient particulate air pollution and adverse health effects. It is not known whether or to what extent this literature is affected by publication bias...
  14. pmc Increasing hospital admissions for systemic allergic disorders in England: analysis of national admissions data
    Ramyani Gupta
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE
    BMJ 327:1142-3. 2003
  15. pmc Trends in prevalence of symptoms of asthma, hay fever, and eczema in 12-14 year olds in the British Isles, 1995-2002: questionnaire survey
    H Ross Anderson
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE
    BMJ 328:1052-3. 2004
  16. pmc Bronchodilator treatment and deaths from asthma: case-control study
    H Ross Anderson
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW17 0RE
    BMJ 330:117. 2005
    ..To investigate the association between bronchodilator treatment and death from asthma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Is eczema really on the increase worldwide?
    Hywel Williams
    Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:947-54.e15. 2008
    ..It is unclear whether eczema prevalence is truly increasing worldwide...
  18. pmc Prevalence of asthma
    H Ross Anderson
    BMJ 330:1037-8. 2005
  19. pmc Association between migraine and asthma: matched case-control study
    Gail Davey
    Department of Public Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:723-7. 2002
    ..Recent analysis have also shown an increase of asthma among cases with a prior history of migraine but without a history of hay fever, allergic rhinitis or eczema...