C A Pope

Summary

Affiliation: Brigham Young University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Air pollution and health - good news and bad
    C Arden Pope
    N Engl J Med 351:1132-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Fine particulate air pollution and life expectancies in the United States: the role of influential observations
    C Arden Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 63:129-32. 2013
  3. pmc Mortality effects of a copper smelter strike and reduced ambient sulfate particulate matter air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602 2363, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:679-83. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Health effects of fine particulate air pollution: lines that connect
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 56:709-42. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Confounding in air pollution epidemiology: the broader context
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Epidemiology 18:424-6; discussion 427-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Mortality effects of longer term exposures to fine particulate air pollution: review of recent epidemiological evidence
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602 2363, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 19:33-8. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Relation of heart failure hospitalization to exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1230-4. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Ischemic heart disease events triggered by short-term exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Circulation 114:2443-8. 2006
  9. pmc Fine-particulate air pollution and life expectancy in the United States
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:376-86. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Cardiovascular mortality and exposure to airborne fine particulate matter and cigarette smoke: shape of the exposure-response relationship
    C Arden Pope
    142 FOB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Circulation 120:941-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Air pollution and health - good news and bad
    C Arden Pope
    N Engl J Med 351:1132-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Fine particulate air pollution and life expectancies in the United States: the role of influential observations
    C Arden Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 63:129-32. 2013
    ..These results, however, also provide encouraging evidence that the improvements in air quality that occurred during the 1980s and 1990s contributed to measurable improvements in human health and life expectancy in the United States...
  3. pmc Mortality effects of a copper smelter strike and reduced ambient sulfate particulate matter air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602 2363, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:679-83. 2007
    ..Yet there continues to be concern that public policy efforts to improve air quality may not produce actual improvement in human health...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health effects of fine particulate air pollution: lines that connect
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 56:709-42. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Confounding in air pollution epidemiology: the broader context
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Epidemiology 18:424-6; discussion 427-8. 2007
    ..The more likely explanation of recent air pollution epidemiology is that air pollution, especially fine particulate and related pollution, has measurable effects on cardiopulmonary health...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mortality effects of longer term exposures to fine particulate air pollution: review of recent epidemiological evidence
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602 2363, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 19:33-8. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Relation of heart failure hospitalization to exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1230-4. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Ischemic heart disease events triggered by short-term exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Circulation 114:2443-8. 2006
    ..These findings are inconclusive and controversial and require further study. This study evaluates the role of short-term particulate exposure in triggering acute ischemic heart disease events...
  9. pmc Fine-particulate air pollution and life expectancy in the United States
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:376-86. 2009
    ..This study directly evaluated the changes in life expectancy associated with differential changes in fine particulate air pollution that occurred in the United States during the 1980s and 1990s...
  10. doi request reprint Cardiovascular mortality and exposure to airborne fine particulate matter and cigarette smoke: shape of the exposure-response relationship
    C Arden Pope
    142 FOB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Circulation 120:941-8. 2009
    ..This study directly assessed the shape of the exposure-response relationship between cardiovascular mortality and fine particulates from cigarette smoke and ambient air pollution...
  11. ncbi request reprint Vascular function and short-term exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 61:858-63. 2011
    ..More research is needed to determine the roles of age and gender, the effect of pollution sources, the importance of cumulative exposure over a few days versus a few hours, and the lag time between exposure and response...
  12. pmc Lung cancer and cardiovascular disease mortality associated with ambient air pollution and cigarette smoke: shape of the exposure-response relationships
    C Arden Pope
    Economics Department, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1616-21. 2011
    ..Comparable estimates of the exposure-response relationship for lung cancer are required for disease burden estimates and related public health policy assessments...
  13. pmc Epidemiology of fine particulate air pollution and human health: biologic mechanisms and who's at risk?
    C A Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:713-23. 2000
    ..Additional knowledge is needed about the specific pollutants or mix of pollutants responsible for the adverse health effects and the biologic mechanisms involved...
  14. ncbi request reprint What do epidemiologic findings tell us about health effects of environmental aerosols?
    C A Pope
    Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
    J Aerosol Med 13:335-54. 2000
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  15. pmc Ambient particulate air pollution, heart rate variability, and blood markers of inflammation in a panel of elderly subjects
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:339-45. 2004
    ..5; however, the small statistically significant associations that were observed suggest that exposure to PM2.5 may be one of multiple factors that influence HRV and CRP...
  16. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer, cardiopulmonary mortality, and long-term exposure to fine particulate air pollution
    C Arden Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, 142 FOB, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    JAMA 287:1132-41. 2002
    ..However, studies of health effects of long-term particulate air pollution have been less conclusive...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular mortality and long-term exposure to particulate air pollution: epidemiological evidence of general pathophysiological pathways of disease
    C Arden Pope
    Brigham Young University, 130 FOB, Provo, UT 84602 2363, USA
    Circulation 109:71-7. 2004
    ..Associations with specific cardiopulmonary diseases might be useful in exploring potential mechanistic pathways linking exposure and mortality...
  18. pmc Particulate air pollution and daily mortality on Utah's Wasatch Front
    C A Pope
    Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 107:567-73. 1999
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  19. pmc Acute exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and heart rate variability
    C A Pope
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:711-6. 2001
    ..Altered cardiac autonomic function, assessed by decrements in HRV, is associated with acute exposure to ETS and may be part of the pathophysiologic mechanisms linking ETS exposure and increased cardiac vulnerability...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health effects of fine particulate air pollution: lines that connect
    Judith C Chow
    Desert Research Institute, Division of Atmospheric Sciences, Reno, 89512 NV, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 56:1368-80. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Mortality and long-term exposure to ambient air pollution: ongoing analyses based on the American Cancer Society cohort
    Daniel Krewski
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1093-109. 2005
    ..Information on the influence of covariates at multiple scales and of critical exposure time windows can assist policymakers in establishing timelines for regulatory interventions that maximize population health benefits...
  22. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic research needs for particulate air pollution
    Jonathan M Samet
    Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 66:1873-6. 2003
  23. ncbi request reprint Spatial regression models for large-cohort studies linking community air pollution and health
    Sabit Cakmak
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 66:1811-23. 2003
    ..From a statistical point of view, it appears that a location surface in the deterministic component of the model was preferred to a distance-decay autocorrelation structure in the model's stochastic component...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comments on the reanalysis project
    Douglas Dockery
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 66:1689-96; discussion 1715-22. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Spatial analysis of air pollution and mortality in Los Angeles
    Michael Jerrett
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 9011, USA
    Epidemiology 16:727-36. 2005
    ..To test this hypothesis, we modeled the association between air pollution and mortality using small-area exposure measures in Los Angeles, California...