Geoffrey M Calvert

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acute pesticide illnesses associated with off-target pesticide drift from agricultural applications: 11 States, 1998-2006
    Soo Jeong Lee
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1162-9. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint End-stage renal disease among silica-exposed gold miners. A new method for assessing incidence among epidemiologic cohorts
    G M Calvert
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    JAMA 277:1219-23. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute pesticide-related illness among emergency responders, 1993-2002
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:383-93. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Mortality and end-stage renal disease incidence among dry cleaning workers
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, R 17, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:709-16. 2011
  5. pmc Acute pesticide poisoning in the U.S. retail industry, 1998-2004
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:232-44. 2007
  6. pmc Case report: three farmworkers who gave birth to infants with birth defects closely grouped in time and place-Florida and North Carolina, 2004-2005
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:787-91. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Promoting and protecting worker health and safety in the Republic of Korea agricultural sector
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Agromedicine 17:326-37. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Acute pesticide poisoning among agricultural workers in the United States, 1998-2005
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:883-98. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer risk among construction workers in California, 1988-2007
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:412-22. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute occupational pesticide-related illness in the US, 1998-1999: surveillance findings from the SENSOR-pesticides program
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:14-23. 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. pmc Acute pesticide illnesses associated with off-target pesticide drift from agricultural applications: 11 States, 1998-2006
    Soo Jeong Lee
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1162-9. 2011
    ..Pesticides are widely used in agriculture, and off-target pesticide drift exposes workers and the public to harmful chemicals...
  2. ncbi request reprint End-stage renal disease among silica-exposed gold miners. A new method for assessing incidence among epidemiologic cohorts
    G M Calvert
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    JAMA 277:1219-23. 1997
    ..To examine the association between silica exposure and end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute pesticide-related illness among emergency responders, 1993-2002
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:383-93. 2006
    ..Emergency responders are among the first to arrive at a pesticide-related release event. Magnitude, severity, and risk factor information on acute pesticide poisoning among those workers is needed...
  4. doi request reprint Mortality and end-stage renal disease incidence among dry cleaning workers
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, R 17, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:709-16. 2011
    ..Dry cleaning exposures, particularly PCE, are also associated with renal toxicity. The objective was to follow-up a cohort of dry cleaners to evaluate mortality and assess end-stage renal disease (ESRD) morbidity...
  5. pmc Acute pesticide poisoning in the U.S. retail industry, 1998-2004
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:232-44. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to describe the national magnitude and characteristics of acute pesticide poisoning among workers and customers in retail establishments...
  6. pmc Case report: three farmworkers who gave birth to infants with birth defects closely grouped in time and place-Florida and North Carolina, 2004-2005
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:787-91. 2007
    ..There is little evidence linking adverse reproductive effects to exposure to specific pesticides during pregnancy...
  7. doi request reprint Promoting and protecting worker health and safety in the Republic of Korea agricultural sector
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Agromedicine 17:326-37. 2012
    ..This information can also guide other countries to reduce agricultural hazards...
  8. doi request reprint Acute pesticide poisoning among agricultural workers in the United States, 1998-2005
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:883-98. 2008
    ..As such, agricultural workers are at greater risk of pesticide exposure than non-agricultural workers. However, the magnitude, characteristics and trend of acute pesticide poisoning among agricultural workers are unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer risk among construction workers in California, 1988-2007
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:412-22. 2012
    ..Although lung cancer risks can vary by race/ethnicity and by construction occupation, these risks have not been examined extensively...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute occupational pesticide-related illness in the US, 1998-1999: surveillance findings from the SENSOR-pesticides program
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:14-23. 2004
    ..Recognizing the importance of surveillance for acute occupational pesticide-related illness, we report on surveillance for this condition across multiple states...
  11. pmc Evaluation of cardiovascular outcomes among U.S. workers exposed to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin
    G M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 106:635-43. 1998
    ..The data available do not provide definitive conclusions but indicate that further examination of the association between TCDD exposure and cardiovascular disease should be pursued...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cancer risks among workers exposed to metalworking fluids: a systematic review
    G M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 33:282-92. 1998
    ..Because the changes in MWF composition that have occurred over the last several decades may not be sufficient to eliminate the cancer risks associated with MWF exposure, reductions in airborne MWF exposures are recommended...
  13. ncbi request reprint Genotoxicity in workers exposed to methyl bromide
    G M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard, Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4676 Columbia Parkway, R 21, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Mutat Res 417:115-28. 1998
    ..Further study on the genotoxicity of methyl bromide exposure in humans is warranted...
  14. pmc Acute pesticide-related illnesses among working youths, 1988-1999
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:605-10. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to describe acute occupational pesticide-related illnesses among youths and to provide prevention recommendations...
  15. pmc Health effects associated with sulfuryl fluoride and methyl bromide exposure among structural fumigation workers
    G M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1774-80. 1998
    ..This study assessed the health effects associated with occupational exposure to methyl bromide and sulfuryl fluoride among structural fumigation workers...
  16. pmc Evaluation of diabetes mellitus, serum glucose, and thyroid function among United States workers exposed to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin
    G M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 56:270-6. 1999
    ..To further assess the relation between exposure to TCDD and endocrine function, data from the largest morbidity study of industrial workers exposed to TCDD were examined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Using surveillance data to promote occupational health and safety policies and practice at the state level: a case study
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:188-93. 2010
    ..Following the investigation of a birth defects cluster involving migrant farmworkers employed in North Carolina and Florida, it became clear that greater efforts were needed to protect agricultural workers from pesticide exposure...
  18. pmc Occupational silica exposure and risk of various diseases: an analysis using death certificates from 27 states of the United States
    G M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 60:122-9. 2003
    ..Although crystalline silica exposure is associated with silicosis, lung cancer, pulmonary tuberculosis, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), there is less support for an association with autoimmune disease, and renal disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Agreement between company-recorded and self-reported estimates of duration and frequency of occupational fumigant exposure
    G M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 32:364-8. 1997
    ..Similar difficulties with assessing exposures may be experienced by investigators studying other service industries consisting of many small, independent companies (e.g., dry cleaning, auto repair)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gliomas and farm pesticide exposure in men: the upper midwest health study
    Avima M Ruder
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:650-7. 2004
    ..0. No positive association of farm pesticide exposure and glioma was found. Other farm exposures may explain the excess brain cancer risk seen in previous studies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in acute pesticide-related illnesses and injuries among farmworkers in the United States, 1998-2007
    Edward J Kasner
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:571-83. 2012
    ..Surveillance data were used to identify reasons for this gender difference...
  22. pmc The Upper Midwest Health Study: a case-control study of pesticide applicators and risk of glioma
    James H Yiin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Environ Health 11:39. 2012
    ..The primary objective was to determine if quantitatively estimated exposure of pesticide applicators was associated with an increased risk of glioma in male and female participants...
  23. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and magnitude of acute pesticide-related illnesses and injuries associated with pyrethrin and pyrethroid exposures--11 states, 2000-2008
    Naomi L Hudson
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio
    Am J Ind Med 57:15-30. 2014
    ..Excluding disinfectants, pyrethrins and pyrethroids are the pesticides used most commonly in and around homes. Respiratory effects and paresthesia are among the concerns about pyrethrin/pyrethroid exposures...
  24. doi request reprint Prevalence rates of work organization characteristics among workers in the U.S.: data from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey
    Toni Alterman
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:647-59. 2013
    ..Surveillance is needed to capture work organization characteristics and to identify their trends...
  25. doi request reprint Prevalence of dermatitis in the working population, United States, 2010 National Health Interview Survey
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:625-34. 2013
    ..Prevalence patterns of dermatitis among workers offer clues about risk factors and targets for prevention, but population-based estimates of the burden of dermatitis among US workers are lacking...
  26. doi request reprint Exposure to farm crops, livestock, and farm tasks and risk of glioma: the Upper Midwest Health Study
    Avima M Ruder
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1479-91. 2009
    ..93). Negative associations may be due to chance or a "healthy farmer" effect. Farmers' increased risk of glioma may be due to work practices, other activities, or an inverse association with allergies (reported by other investigators)...
  27. doi request reprint The prevalence of selected potentially hazardous workplace exposures in the US: findings from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey
    Geoffrey M Calvert
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:635-46. 2013
    ..Also, assess the national prevalence of chronic workplace exposure to vapors, gas, dust, and fumes (VGDF) among these groups...
  28. doi request reprint Job insecurity, work-family imbalance, and hostile work environment: prevalence data from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey
    Toni Alterman
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:660-9. 2013
    ..Little nationally representative information on job insecurity, work-family imbalance, and hostile work environments experienced by workers in the US is available...
  29. doi request reprint The Upper Midwest Health Study: industry and occupation of glioma cases and controls
    Avima M Ruder
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:747-55. 2012
    ..Upper Midwest Health Study case-control participant work histories collected 1995-1998 were evaluated for occupational associations with glioma. "Exposures of interest" from our study protocol comprise our a priori hypotheses...
  30. doi request reprint Prevalence and work-relatedness of carpal tunnel syndrome in the working population, United States, 2010 National Health Interview Survey
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:615-24. 2013
    ..Patterns of prevalence and work-relatedness of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) among workers offer clues about risk factors and targets for prevention...
  31. doi request reprint The Upper Midwest Health Study: gliomas and occupational exposure to chlorinated solvents
    Avima M Ruder
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Occup Environ Med 70:73-80. 2013
    ..Individuals with functional GST genes might convert chlorinated solvents crossing the blood-brain barrier into cytotoxic metabolites...
  32. pmc Gliomas and farm pesticide exposure in women: the Upper Midwest Health Study
    Tania Carreon
    Divion of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:546-51. 2005
    ..Results show that exposure to pesticides was not associated with an increased risk of intracranial gliomas in women. Other farm-related factors could be etiologic factors and will be discussed in future reports...
  33. doi request reprint Prevalence of hearing loss in the United States by industry
    Elizabeth A Masterson
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:670-81. 2013
    ..Twenty-two million workers are exposed to hazardous noise in the United States. The purpose of this study is to estimate the prevalence of hearing loss among U.S. industries...
  34. ncbi request reprint Acute illnesses associated with exposure to fipronil--surveillance data from 11 states in the United States, 2001-2007
    Soo Jeong Lee
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 48:737-44. 2010
    ..It is a relatively new insecticide and few human toxicity data exist on fipronil...
  35. ncbi request reprint Acute illnesses associated with pesticide exposure at schools
    Walter A Alarcon
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    JAMA 294:455-65. 2005
    ..However, information on the magnitude of illnesses and risk factors associated with these pesticide exposures is not available...
  36. doi request reprint Exposure to hazardous workplace noise and use of hearing protection devices among US workers--NHANES, 1999-2004
    SangWoo Tak
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 52:358-71. 2009
    ..To estimate the prevalence of workplace noise exposure and use of hearing protection devices (HPDs) at noisy work, NIOSH analyzed 1999-2004 data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)...
  37. doi request reprint Leukemia among male construction workers in California, 1988-2007
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 53:2228-36. 2012
    ..26, 95% CI =‚ÄČ1.12, 1.42). Other associations were limited to specific construction occupations, leukemia subtypes and/or racial/ethnic groups. These associations should be further studied with more in-depth exposure assessment...
  38. pmc The prevalence of short sleep duration by industry and occupation in the National Health Interview Survey
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Sleep 33:149-59. 2010
    ..g., manufacturing and service) and occupations with long work-weeks (e.g., managerial/professional, sales, and transportation) is associated with an increased risk of short sleep duration...
  39. ncbi request reprint Work-relatedness of selected chronic medical conditions and workers' compensation utilization: National health interview survey occupational health supplement data
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:1252-63. 2010
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Excess risk of head and chest colds among teachers and other school workers
    SangWoo Tak
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Sch Health 81:560-5. 2011
    ..This analysis examined whether teachers and other school workers are at higher risk of head/chest cold compared to all other workers in the United States...
  41. doi request reprint Hearing difficulty attributable to employment by industry and occupation: an analysis of the National Health Interview Survey--United States, 1997 to 2003
    SangWoo Tak
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:46-56. 2008
    ..To estimate the national burden of hearing difficulty among workers in US industries and occupations...
  42. ncbi request reprint Quit interest, quit attempt and recent cigarette smoking cessation in the US working population, 2010
    Lee C Yong
    Surveillance Branch, Division of Surveillance Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Occup Environ Med 71:405-14. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence of cigarette smoking cessation and examine the association between cessation and various factors among workers in a nationally representative sample of US adults...
  43. pmc Workplace assaults on nursing assistants in US nursing homes: a multilevel analysis
    SangWoo Tak
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1938-45. 2010
    ..We examined risk factors for injuries to nursing assistants from assaults by nursing home residents at both the individual and the organizational level...
  44. ncbi request reprint Concordance between current job and usual job in occupational and industry groupings: assessment of the 2010 national health interview survey
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1074-90. 2013
    ..To determine whether current job is a reasonable surrogate for usual job...
  45. pmc Acute occupational disinfectant-related illness among youth, 1993-1998
    Theresa A Brevard
    Ohio State University, School of Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1654-9. 2003
    ..Better mechanisms for reporting and tracking chemical illnesses among working adolescents are also needed...
  46. pmc Influenza-associated hospitalizations by industry, 2009-10 influenza season, United States
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226 1998, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:556-62. 2012
    ..The most commonly represented sectors were transportation and warehousing; administrative and support and waste management and remediation services; health care; and accommodation and food service...
  47. ncbi request reprint Documenting occupational history: the value to patients, payers, and researchers
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    J AHIMA 82:34-7. 2011
    ..Recording patient work history is vital to identifying work-related injuries and illnesses. As electronic health records become widespread, this is an important time to ensure occupational health data elements are included in EHR standards...
  48. doi request reprint The estimated national burden of physical ergonomic hazards among US workers
    SangWoo Tak
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 54:395-404. 2011
    ..To estimate the national burden of physical ergonomic hazards among working adults in the US...
  49. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of US workers whose blood lead levels trigger the medical removal protection provision, and conformity with biological monitoring requirements, 2003-2005
    SangWoo Tak
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:691-700. 2008
    ..This study estimates the proportion of workers with BLLs that trigger the medical removal provision by industry sector, and examines whether workers received appropriate follow-up blood lead testing...
  50. doi request reprint What is the true prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome among US workers?
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, R 17, Cincinnati, OH 45226
    Scand J Work Environ Health 40:100. 2014
    ..The 2010 NHIS-OHS and UEMSD estimates probably bookend the true national prevalence of CTS among workers, as it likely lies somewhere between the 3.1% and 7.8% estimates from the 2010 NHIS-OHS and the UEMSD study, respectively. ..
  51. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in work-related injuries and socio-economic resources among nursing assistants employed in US nursing homes
    SangWoo Tak
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:951-9. 2010
    ..We aimed to estimate the proportion of nursing assistants (NAs) in the US with work-related injuries and insufficient socio-economic resources by race/ethnicity...
  52. doi request reprint Shift work and cancer screening: do females who work alternative shifts undergo recommended cancer screening?
    REBECCA J TSAI
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio
    Am J Ind Med 57:265-75. 2014
    ..Alternative shift work is classified as a probable human carcinogen. Certain cancer screening tests reduce cancer mortality...
  53. doi request reprint Prevalence of obesity among U.S. workers and associations with occupational factors
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, CDC, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:237-48. 2014
    ..Contributors to the obesity epidemic are complex and numerous, and may include several work characteristics...
  54. ncbi request reprint Reproductive factors and risk of glioma in women
    Kui Huang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1583-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the role of reproductive factors in the etiology of glioma in women...
  55. doi request reprint Deaths due to bloodborne infections and their sequelae among health-care workers
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:812-24. 2008
    ..The odds of dying from bloodborne infections among health-care workers has not been well studied...