Kyle Steenland

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Agreement between clinical examination and quantitative tests of neurologic function among 384 subjects
    K Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226 1998, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:361-8. 2001
  2. pmc Dioxin and diabetes mellitus: an analysis of the combined NIOSH and Ranch Hand data
    K Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Occup Environ Med 58:641-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Pooled exposure-response analyses and risk assessment for lung cancer in 10 cohorts of silica-exposed workers: an IARC multicentre study
    K Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:773-84. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint All-cause and cause-specific death rates by educational status for two million people in two American Cancer Society cohorts, 1959-1996
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226 1998, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:11-21. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Ten-year update on mortality among mild-steel welders
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45226, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:163-7. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethylene oxide and breast cancer incidence in a cohort study of 7576 women (United States)
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio 30322, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:531-9. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Update of the NIOSH life table analysis system: a person-years analysis program for the windows computing environment
    Mary K Schubauer-Berigan
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Industrywide Studies Branch, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 54:915-24. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint The contribution of occupational risks to the global burden of disease: summary and next steps
    Marilyn Fingerhut
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Room 715H, Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20201, USA
    Med Lav 97:313-21. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of exposure-response curves in occupational cohort studies at high exposure levels
    Leslie Stayner
    Risk Evaluation Branch, Education and Information Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, United States
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:317-24. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Silicosis and end-stage renal disease
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:439-42. 2002

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Agreement between clinical examination and quantitative tests of neurologic function among 384 subjects
    K Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226 1998, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:361-8. 2001
    ....
  2. pmc Dioxin and diabetes mellitus: an analysis of the combined NIOSH and Ranch Hand data
    K Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Occup Environ Med 58:641-8. 2001
    ..To reanalyze in a similar manner the two principal studies of TCDD (tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin) and diabetes in an attempt to reconcile disparate results...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pooled exposure-response analyses and risk assessment for lung cancer in 10 cohorts of silica-exposed workers: an IARC multicentre study
    K Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:773-84. 2001
    ..We have conducted a pooled exposure-response analysis of 10 silica-exposed cohorts to investigate lung cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint All-cause and cause-specific death rates by educational status for two million people in two American Cancer Society cohorts, 1959-1996
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226 1998, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:11-21. 2002
    ..Temporal trends showed increasing mortality differences by education for coronary heart disease, diabetes, and lung cancer for women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ten-year update on mortality among mild-steel welders
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45226, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:163-7. 2002
    ..This study is an update on the lung cancer risk of mild-steel welders with no asbestos exposure using a cohort of nonwelders for comparison...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethylene oxide and breast cancer incidence in a cohort study of 7576 women (United States)
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio 30322, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:531-9. 2003
    ..ETO causes mammary tumors in mice, and has been associated with breast cancer incidence in one small epidemiologic study...
  7. doi request reprint Update of the NIOSH life table analysis system: a person-years analysis program for the windows computing environment
    Mary K Schubauer-Berigan
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Industrywide Studies Branch, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 54:915-24. 2011
    ..Users may export stratified data for Poisson regression modeling. CONCLUSIONS: LTAS.NET incorporates improvements that will facilitate more complex person-years analysis of occupational cohort data...
  8. ncbi request reprint The contribution of occupational risks to the global burden of disease: summary and next steps
    Marilyn Fingerhut
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Room 715H, Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20201, USA
    Med Lav 97:313-21. 2006
    ..This article summarizes findings of the WHO CRA project, presents the estimates of the International Labor Organization (ILO) for total deaths due to workplace risks, and calls for action...
  9. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of exposure-response curves in occupational cohort studies at high exposure levels
    Leslie Stayner
    Risk Evaluation Branch, Education and Information Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, United States
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:317-24. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Silicosis and end-stage renal disease
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:439-42. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the incidence of renal disease among workers with silicosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dying for work: The magnitude of US mortality from selected causes of death associated with occupation
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Ind Med 43:461-82. 2003
    ..Deaths due to occupational disease and injury place a heavy burden on society in terms of economic costs and human suffering...
  12. ncbi request reprint One agent, many diseases: exposure-response data and comparative risks of different outcomes following silica exposure
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:16-23. 2005
    ..Silica has, therefore, joined a handful of other toxic exposures such as tobacco smoke, dioxin, and asbestos which cause multiple serious diseases...
  13. ncbi request reprint The global burden of selected occupational diseases and injury risks: Methodology and summary
    Deborah Imel Nelson
    Protection of the Human Environment, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Ind Med 48:400-18. 2005
    ..To better advise policy makers, we assessed the global burden of disease and injury due to selected occupational hazards. This article presents an overview, and describes the methodology employed in the companion studies...
  14. ncbi request reprint The global burden of non-malignant respiratory disease due to occupational airborne exposures
    Timothy Driscoll
    ELMATOM Pty Ltd, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Ind Med 48:432-45. 2005
    ..We describe the worldwide mortality and morbidity from asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and pneumoconioses arising from these occupational exposure and focus on cases reported in the year 2000...
  15. ncbi request reprint The global burden of disease due to occupational carcinogens
    Timothy Driscoll
    ELMATOM Pty Ltd, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Ind Med 48:419-31. 2005
    ..Cases reported in the year 2000 that resulted from relevant past and current exposures are assessed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Review of estimates of the global burden of injury and illness due to occupational exposures
    Timothy Driscoll
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Ind Med 48:491-502. 2005
    ..Over the last decade, there have been several attempts to estimate the global burden of ill health due to work activity. The most recent of these is the Comparative Risk Assessment (CRA) project of the World Health Organization...
  17. pmc Lung cancer risk and workplace exposure to environmental tobacco smoke
    Leslie Stayner
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:545-51. 2007
    ..We sought to quantitatively evaluate the association between work-place environmental tobacco smoke exposure and lung cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Caution in drawing conclusions from PBPK models based on sparse human data
    Kyle Steenland
    Risk Anal 27:7-8; author reply 9-10. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer incidence and survival in relation to education (United States)
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:939-45. 2004
    ..There are few data on prostate cancer incidence and survival in relation to socioeconomic status in the 1990s, after the introduction of prostate specific Antigen (PSA) testing...
  20. ncbi request reprint Time-related aspects of the healthy worker survivor effect
    David Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:633-9. 2004
    ..We use simulations and an empirical example to demonstrate that time-since-termination can be a confounding factor in analyses of occupational-exposure-mortality associations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Development of quantitative exposure data for a pooled exposure-response analysis of 10 silica cohorts
    Andrea t Mannetje
    Unit of Environmental Cancer Epidemiology, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Ind Med 42:73-86. 2002
    ..Such an analysis would help clarify the continuing controversy regarding whether silica causes lung cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Exposures to diesel exhaust in the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, 1950-1990
    Chad R Bailey
    Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, 2565 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:472-9. 2003
    ..Monte Carlo sampling is used to characterize exposure distributions. The methodology used in this article-a probabilistic model for historical exposure assessment-is novel...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dioxin: exposure-response analyses and risk assessment
    Kyle Steenland
    Emory University School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ind Health 41:175-80. 2003
    ..1 and 13.0%. Our results agree broadly with results from a German cohort, which is the only other cohort for which a quantitative risk assessment has been conducted...
  24. pmc Dioxin revisited: developments since the 1997 IARC classification of dioxin as a human carcinogen
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1265-8. 2004
    ..There are also new data regarding how the AhR functions in mediating the carcinogenic response to TCDD. The new evidence generally supports the 1997 IARC classification...
  25. ncbi request reprint Deaths due to injuries among employed adults: the effects of socioeconomic class
    Kyle Steenland
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiology 14:74-9. 2003
    ..These deaths are of particular interest because they are potentially preventable and they represent the second leading cause of years of life lost under age 75...
  26. ncbi request reprint Individual- and area-level socioeconomic status variables as predictors of mortality in a cohort of 179,383 persons
    Kyle Steenland
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:1047-56. 2004
    ..Multivariate models that consider socioeconomic status as a potential confounder may not need to consider area-level socioeconomic status if data are available on individual-level education...
  27. ncbi request reprint Monte Carlo sensitivity analysis and Bayesian analysis of smoking as an unmeasured confounder in a study of silica and lung cancer
    Kyle Steenland
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:384-92. 2004
    ..15, 1.78). Bayesian results were similar (95% posterior limits: 1.13, 1.84). The authors believe that these types of analyses, which make explicit and quantify sources of uncertainty, should be more widely adopted by epidemiologists...
  28. ncbi request reprint A practical guide to dose-response analyses and risk assessment in occupational epidemiology
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 15:63-70. 2004
    ..Points are illustrated using data from a study of dioxin and cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns following downsizing at Pan American World Airways
    Kyle Steenland
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1-6. 2008
    ..69 and 0.64, respectively). These data do not indicate that mortality among those who left involuntarily was higher than for those who left voluntarily. Both groups showed a strong healthy worker effect...
  30. ncbi request reprint Costs of needlestick injuries and subsequent hepatitis and HIV infection
    J Paul Leigh
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95616 8638, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 23:2093-105. 2007
    ..Physicians, nurses and other healthcare workers (HCWs) are at risk of bloodborne pathogens infection from needlestick injuries, but costs of needlesticks are little studied...
  31. pmc Carcinogenicity of EBDCs
    Kyle Steenland
    Environ Health Perspect 111:A266; author reply A266-7. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Semen quality and reproductive sex hormone levels in Peruvian pesticide sprayers
    Sandra Yucra
    Faculty of Sciences and Philosophy, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:355-61. 2006
    ..These findings provide further evidence that occupational exposures to OP pesticides adversely affect semen quality and sex hormones...
  33. pmc All-cause and cause-specific mortality by socioeconomic status among employed persons in 27 US states, 1984-1997
    Kyle Steenland
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1037-42. 2004
    ..We investigated mortality differences according to socioeconomic status (SES) for employed persons in 27 states during 1984-1997...
  34. ncbi request reprint An overview of methods for calculating the burden of disease due to specific risk factors
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 17:512-9. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Polychlorinated biphenyls and neurodegenerative disease mortality in an occupational cohort
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 17:8-13. 2006
    ..PCBs decrease dopamine levels in rats and monkeys. Loss of dopamine is the hallmark of Parkinson disease, a neurodegenerative disease. There are no epidemiologic studies of PCBs and neurodegenerative disease...
  36. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment: an opportunity to identify patients at high risk for progression to Alzheimer's disease
    Allan Levey
    Department of Neurology and Alzheimer s Disease Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Ther 28:991-1001. 2006
    ..Ongoing research is focusing on the identification of those individuals with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) who are most likely to convert to AD. Of the MCI subtypes, patients with amnestic MCI (a-MCI) are at greatest risk...