Girija Syamlal

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Respirator use among U.S. farm operators: evidence from the 2006 Farm and Ranch Safety Survey
    Girija Syamlal
    Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    J Agromedicine 18:27-38. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical fitness evaluation for respirator users: results of a national survey of private sector employers
    Girija Syamlal
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:691-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Respirator use and practices in agricultural crop production establishments
    Mark Greskevitch
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Morgantown, WV, USA
    J Agromedicine 12:25-31. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of asthma among youth on Hispanic-operated farms in the United States-2000
    Girija Syamlal
    Center for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, Morganton, West Virginia, USA
    J Agromedicine 13:155-64. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of lifetime asthma and current asthma attacks in U.S. working adults: an analysis of the 1997-2004 National Health Interview Survey data
    Girija Syamlal
    Surveillance Branch, Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:1066-74. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Twenty-three years of hypersensitivity pneumonitis mortality surveillance in the United States
    Ki Moon Bang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:997-1004. 2006
  7. doi request reprint National trends in silicosis mortality in the United States, 1981-2004
    Ki Moon Bang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:633-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Asbestosis mortality surveillance in the United States, 1970-2004
    Ki Moon Bang
    Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, RM H G900 2, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, CDC, 1095 Willowdale Road, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 14:161-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint A survey of private sector respirator use in the United States: an overview of findings
    Brent C Doney
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:267-76. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the U.S. working population: an analysis of data from the 1997-2004 National Health Interview Survey
    Ki Moon Bang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia, 26505, USA
    COPD 6:380-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Respirator use among U.S. farm operators: evidence from the 2006 Farm and Ranch Safety Survey
    Girija Syamlal
    Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    J Agromedicine 18:27-38. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Medical fitness evaluation for respirator users: results of a national survey of private sector employers
    Girija Syamlal
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:691-9. 2007
    ..To provide information on medical evaluation procedures for respirator use in private sector establishments...
  3. ncbi request reprint Respirator use and practices in agricultural crop production establishments
    Mark Greskevitch
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Morgantown, WV, USA
    J Agromedicine 12:25-31. 2007
    ..The high rates of indicators of potential inadequacies suggest widespread problems with respiratory protection programs in the Agricultural Production-Crops industry, indicating a potential for improvement...
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of asthma among youth on Hispanic-operated farms in the United States-2000
    Girija Syamlal
    Center for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, Morganton, West Virginia, USA
    J Agromedicine 13:155-64. 2008
    ..These findings contribute to the limited information on asthma among youth working on Hispanic-operated farms, and indicate the need for asthma prevention programs on farms and intervention studies targeting farming youth populations...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of lifetime asthma and current asthma attacks in U.S. working adults: an analysis of the 1997-2004 National Health Interview Survey data
    Girija Syamlal
    Surveillance Branch, Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:1066-74. 2009
    ..To estimate national prevalences of lifetime asthma and asthma attacks among workers by age, sex, race, occupation and industry, and estimate population attributable fraction to employment for asthma attacks in the United States...
  6. ncbi request reprint Twenty-three years of hypersensitivity pneumonitis mortality surveillance in the United States
    Ki Moon Bang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:997-1004. 2006
    ..The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has nationally comprehensive longitudinal mortality data that can contribute to a better understanding of the epidemiology of HP...
  7. doi request reprint National trends in silicosis mortality in the United States, 1981-2004
    Ki Moon Bang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:633-9. 2008
    ..This article describes trends in mortality with silicosis and identifies industries and occupations with elevated silicosis mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Asbestosis mortality surveillance in the United States, 1970-2004
    Ki Moon Bang
    Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, RM H G900 2, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, CDC, 1095 Willowdale Road, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 14:161-9. 2008
    ..5; 95% CI 16.3-20.9) and miscellaneous nonmetallic mineral and stone products (15.9; 95% CI 13.0-19.5). Occupations with highest PMRs included insulation workers (109.2; 95% CI 93.8-127.2) and boilermakers (21.3; 95% CI 17.0-26.6)...
  9. ncbi request reprint A survey of private sector respirator use in the United States: an overview of findings
    Brent C Doney
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:267-76. 2005
    ..The findings will aid efforts to increase the appropriate use of respirators in the workplace...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the U.S. working population: an analysis of data from the 1997-2004 National Health Interview Survey
    Ki Moon Bang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia, 26505, USA
    COPD 6:380-7. 2009
    ..2% for industry and 17.4% for occupation. Further studies are needed to determine specific risk factors associated with COPD in industries and occupations with elevated prevalence and POR...
  11. ncbi request reprint Malignant mesothelioma mortality in the United States, 1999-2001
    Ki Moon Bang
    Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:9-15. 2006
    ..These surveillance findings can be useful in generating hypotheses and developing strategies to prevent mesothelioma...
  12. doi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease prevalence among nonsmokers by occupation in the United States
    Ki Moon Bang
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1021-6. 2013
    ..To examine the prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) among nonsmokers by occupation in the United States...