Edwin van Wijngaarden
Affiliation: Applied Epidemiology
- A simple approach to performing quantitative cancer risk assessment using published results from occupational epidemiology studiesEdwin van Wijngaarden
Health Sciences Institute, ENVIRON International Corporation, PO Box 2424, Amherst, MA 01004, USA
Sci Total Environ 332:81-7. 2004..The methods described should facilitate the use of published epidemiological data in the estimation of cancer risk in the general or working population...
- An exploratory investigation of suicide and occupational exposureEdwin van Wijngaarden
J Occup Environ Med 45:96-101. 2003..5), while the highest risk of suicide for pesticide exposure was seen between the ages of 35 and 49 years (OR = 1.5). Further investigation to replicate these findings seems warranted, using higher quality occupational data...
- Mortality of mental disorders in relation to potential pesticide exposureEdwin van Wijngaarden
Applied Epidemiology, Inc, P O Box 2424, Amherst, MA 01004, USA
J Occup Environ Med 45:564-8. 2003..32; 95% CI = 2.44-7.64). These results must be interpreted with caution, however, because the impact of social and work-related factors other than pesticide exposure is not known...
- Parental occupational exposure to pesticides and childhood brain cancerEdwin van Wijngaarden
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Am J Epidemiol 157:989-97. 2003..Most risk estimates were around unity, and exposure-response patterns were absent. Overall, it seems unlikely that parental exposure to pesticides plays an important role in the etiology of childhood brain cancer...
- Maternal occupational exposure to organic solvents during early pregnancy and risks of neural tube defects and orofacial cleftsTania A Desrosiers
Department of Epidemiology, Campus Box 7435, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Occup Environ Med 69:493-9. 2012....
- Critical literature review of determinants and levels of occupational benzene exposure for United States community-based case-control studiesEdwin van Wijngaarden
Applied Epidemiology, Inc, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
Appl Occup Environ Hyg 18:678-93. 2003..Nevertheless, this review may clarify some of the procedures involved in assessing occupational exposures in community-based studies and may aid in the interpretation of previous occupational studies that relied on job title or industry...
- Paternal occupation and childhood cancerAndrew F Olshan
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
Adv Exp Med Biol 518:147-61. 2003
- Suicide mortality among electriciansEdwin van Wijngaarden
Occup Environ Med 59:649; discussion 649. 2002
- Brain cancer mortality and potential occupational exposure to lead: findings from the National Longitudinal Mortality Study, 1979-1989Edwin van Wijngaarden
Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
Int J Cancer 119:1136-44. 2006....
- Issues when modeling benzene, toluene, and xylene exposures using a literature databaseMisty J Hein
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
J Occup Environ Hyg 5:36-47. 2008....