B P Lanphear

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Long-term effect of dust control on blood lead concentrations
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E48. 2000
  2. ncbi Prevention of lead toxicity in US children
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio 45229, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:27-36. 2003
  3. pmc Biomarkers in paediatric research and practice
    B P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arch Dis Child 90:594-600. 2005
  4. pmc Screening housing to prevent lead toxicity in children
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:305-10. 2005
  5. ncbi Contribution of residential exposures to asthma in us children and adolescents
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 107:E98. 2001
  6. pmc Cognitive deficits associated with blood lead concentrations <10 microg/dL in US children and adolescents
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Public Health Rep 115:521-9. 2000
  7. ncbi Residential exposures associated with asthma in US children
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 107:505-11. 2001
  8. pmc The effect of soil abatement on blood lead levels in children living near a former smelting and milling operation
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:83-91. 2003
  9. pmc Trials and tribulations of protecting children from environmental hazards
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1609-12. 2006
  10. ncbi Environmental exposures to lead and urban children's blood lead levels
    B P Lanphear
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    Environ Res 76:120-30. 1998

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Publications54

  1. ncbi Long-term effect of dust control on blood lead concentrations
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E48. 2000
    ..Dust control is recommended to prevent children's exposure to residential lead hazards, but the long-term effect of dust control on children's exposure to environmental lead is unknown...
  2. ncbi Prevention of lead toxicity in US children
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio 45229, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:27-36. 2003
    ..This article reviews the epidemiology and control of childhood lead exposure, focusing especially on steps necessary to shift toward primary prevention...
  3. pmc Biomarkers in paediatric research and practice
    B P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arch Dis Child 90:594-600. 2005
    ..Our understanding of the risk factors for many diseases is incomplete, but it is widely recognised that disability and death result largely from interactions of environmental factors, broadly defined, and host susceptibility...
  4. pmc Screening housing to prevent lead toxicity in children
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:305-10. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify and validate housing characteristics associated with children having elevated blood lead levels (> or = 10 microg/dl)...
  5. ncbi Contribution of residential exposures to asthma in us children and adolescents
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 107:E98. 2001
    ..Residential exposures are recognized risk factors for asthma, but the relative contribution of specific indoor allergens and their overall contribution to asthma among older children and adolescents in the United States are unknown...
  6. pmc Cognitive deficits associated with blood lead concentrations <10 microg/dL in US children and adolescents
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Public Health Rep 115:521-9. 2000
    ....
  7. ncbi Residential exposures associated with asthma in US children
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 107:505-11. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to identify risk factors and estimate the population attributable risk of residential exposures for doctor-diagnosed asthma for US children...
  8. pmc The effect of soil abatement on blood lead levels in children living near a former smelting and milling operation
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:83-91. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effect of soil abatement on children's blood lead concentrations and on environmental levels of lead and arsenic...
  9. pmc Trials and tribulations of protecting children from environmental hazards
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1609-12. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi Environmental exposures to lead and urban children's blood lead levels
    B P Lanphear
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    Environ Res 76:120-30. 1998
    ..These data support the promulgation of health-based standards for lead-contaminated dust and soil and the progressive lowering of standards for lead-contaminated water as the definition of undue lead exposure has been modified...
  11. ncbi Risk factors for the early acquisition of human herpesvirus 6 and human herpesvirus 7 infections in children
    B P Lanphear
    Children s Hospital Medical Center and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 17:792-5. 1998
    ..Human herpesviruses 6 and 7 (HHV-6 and HHV-7) are common infections in children, but risk factors for their early acquisition have not been described...
  12. ncbi Pathways of lead exposure in urban children
    B P Lanphear
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    Environ Res 74:67-73. 1997
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  13. ncbi A side-by-side comparison of sampling methods for settled, indoor allergens
    M Mansour
    Cincinnati Lead and Allergen Sampling Study with Children's Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Ohio 45229, USA
    Environ Res 87:37-46. 2001
    ..In general, cat allergen collected with the Cyclone was a better predictor of serum-specific IgE levels to Fel d I, whereas dust mite allergen collected with the Readivac II was a better predictor of serum-specific IgE levels to Der f I...
  14. pmc Childhood injuries and deaths due to falls from windows
    K E Stone
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Urban Health 77:26-33. 2000
    ..The incidence of falls from windows, a common cause of death in urban areas, has not been described outside major cities such as New York and Chicago, and rates in urban and suburban areas have not been compared...
  15. pmc Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy in adults with childhood lead exposure
    Kim M Cecil
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center at Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio 45229, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:403-8. 2011
    ..Childhood lead exposure adversely affects neurodevelopment. However, few studies have examined changes in human brain metabolism that may underlie known adverse cognitive and behavioral outcomes...
  16. pmc Vitamin D receptor Fok1 polymorphism and blood lead concentration in children
    Erin N Haynes
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center and General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1665-9. 2003
    ..These data suggest that VDR -Fok1 is an effect modifier of the relationship of floor dust lead exposure and blood lead concentration...
  17. pmc Reporting individual test results of environmental chemicals in breastmilk: potential for premature weaning
    Sheela R Geraghty
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Breastfeed Med 3:207-13. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if mothers want to know if chemicals are in their breastmilk and if knowing the results would alter their breastfeeding practices...
  18. ncbi Milk intake during childhood and adolescence, adult bone density, and osteoporotic fractures in US women
    Heidi J Kalkwarf
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:257-65. 2003
    ..Calcium supplements increase bone mass in children, but the effect does not persist once supplementation is discontinued...
  19. ncbi Environmental neurotoxins
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Medical Center University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Rev 26:191-7; quiz 198. 2005
  20. pmc Low-level environmental lead exposure and children's intellectual function: an international pooled analysis
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:894-9. 2005
    ..5 microg/dL (p = 0.015). We conclude that environmental lead exposure in children who have maximal blood lead levels < 7.5 microg/dL is associated with intellectual deficits...
  21. ncbi Barriers to asthma care in urban children: parent perspectives
    M E Mansour
    Children s Hospital Medical Center and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 106:512-9. 2000
    ..Despite improved treatment regimens for asthma, the prevalence and morbidity from asthma are increasing, especially among underserved, minority children...
  22. ncbi Trends and patterns of playground injuries in United States children and adolescents
    K J Phelan
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 1:227-33. 2001
    ..To determine the prevalence, trends, and severity of injuries attributable to playground falls relative to other common unintentional mechanisms that resulted in an emergency department (ED) visit in the United States...
  23. pmc Association of tobacco and lead exposures with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Tanya E Froehlich
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e1054-63. 2009
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  24. pmc Protecting children from environmental toxins
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Environmental Health Center at Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e61. 2005
  25. pmc Decreased brain volume in adults with childhood lead exposure
    Kim M Cecil
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e112. 2008
    ..In this study, we examined the relationship between childhood lead exposure and adult brain volume using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). We also explored how volume changes correlate with historic neuropsychological assessments...
  26. ncbi The impact of early childhood lead exposure on brain organization: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study of language function
    Weihong Yuan
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 118:971-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this work was to assess the long-term impact of childhood lead exposure on the neurosubstrate of language function and brain organization...
  27. ncbi Environmental lead exposure during early childhood
    Bruce P Lanphear
    General and Community Pediatrics Department, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 140:40-7. 2002
    ..To determine the relative contribution of residential lead hazards to children's blood lead concentrations during early childhood...
  28. ncbi Physiologic stability of newborns during cup- and bottle-feeding
    C R Howard
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 104:1204-7. 1999
    ..To prevent breastfeeding problems, cup-feeding has been recommended as a method of providing medically necessary supplemental feedings to breastfed infants...
  29. pmc Altered myelination and axonal integrity in adults with childhood lead exposure: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Christopher J Brubaker
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center at the Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Neurotoxicology 30:867-75. 2009
    ..This study indicates that childhood lead exposure is associated with a significant and persistent impact on white matter microstructure as quantified with diffusivity changes suggestive of altered myelination and axonal integrity...
  30. ncbi Interactive effects of a DRD4 polymorphism, lead, and sex on executive functions in children
    Tanya E Froehlich
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:243-9. 2007
    ..Prior studies have examined independent effects of a dopamine receptor D4 polymorphism (DRD4-7) and lead exposure on executive functions but not their interaction or the role of sex as a modifier of their effects...
  31. pmc The conundrum of unmeasured confounding: Comment on: "Can some of the detrimental neurodevelopmental effects attributed to lead be due to pesticides? by Brian Gulson"
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Department of Pediatrics and of Environmental Health, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, The University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Sci Total Environ 396:196-200. 2008
    ..The alternative, to perpetually permit children to be exposed to lead and other emerging toxicants, is both absurd and unacceptable...
  32. pmc Association of prenatal and childhood blood lead concentrations with criminal arrests in early adulthood
    John Paul Wright
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Division of Criminal Justice, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e101. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if prenatal and childhood blood lead concentrations are associated with arrests for criminal offenses...
  33. ncbi Environmental exposures and exhaled nitric oxide in children with asthma
    Adam J Spanier
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Division of General and Community Pediatrics, and the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 149:220-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the relation of environmental factors with exhaled nitric oxide (FENO) concentrations among asthmatic children...
  34. pmc Age of greatest susceptibility to childhood lead exposure: a new statistical approach
    Richard W Hornung
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1309-12. 2009
    ..Susceptibility to lead toxicity is often assumed to be greatest during early childhood (e.g., 2 years of age), but recent studies suggest that blood lead concentrations (BPb) taken at 5-7 years of age are more strongly associated with IQ...
  35. pmc Racial differences in exposure to environmental tobacco smoke among children
    Stephen E Wilson
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:362-7. 2005
    ..Identifying causes and consequences of increased cotinine may help explain the striking differences in tobacco-related illnesses...
  36. pmc The influence of age of lead exposure on adult gray matter volume
    Christopher J Brubaker
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Neurotoxicology 31:259-66. 2010
    ..This study demonstrates that maximum blood lead levels do not fully account for gray matter changes associated with childhood lead exposure, particularly in the frontal lobes of young men...
  37. ncbi Trends in otitis media among children in the United States
    Peggy Auinger
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and the American Academy of Pediatrics Center for Child Health Research, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    Pediatrics 112:514-20. 2003
    ..The prevalence of repeated otitis media (OM) increased during the 1980s, but it is unknown if the increase has continued...
  38. pmc Environmental exposures, nitric oxide synthase genes, and exhaled nitric oxide in asthmatic children
    Adam J Spanier
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:812-9. 2009
    ..We conclude that genetic differences may explain some of the conflicting results in studies of the effects of tobacco smoke exposure on FeNO levels and may make FeNO interpretation difficult for a subset of children with asthma...
  39. pmc Seasonal variation and environmental predictors of exhaled nitric oxide in children with asthma
    Adam J Spanier
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:576-83. 2008
    ..Clinicians and researchers may need to consider an individual's baseline FeNO levels to manage children with asthma...
  40. ncbi Role of dopamine transporter genotype and maternal prenatal smoking in childhood hyperactive-impulsive, inattentive, and oppositional behaviors
    Robert S Kahn
    Division of General and Community Pediatrics, and Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr 143:104-10. 2003
    ..To examine the joint effects of a dopamine transporter (DAT) polymorphism and maternal prenatal smoking on childhood hyperactivity-impulsivity and inattentiveness...
  41. pmc Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and cognitive abilities among U.S. children and adolescents
    Kimberly Yolton
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:98-103. 2005
    ..These data, which indicate an inverse association between ETS exposure and cognitive deficits among children even at extremely low levels of exposure, support policy to further restrict children's exposure...
  42. ncbi Prevalence, recognition, and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a national sample of US children
    Tanya E Froehlich
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:857-64. 2007
    ..To determine the US national prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and whether prevalence, recognition, and treatment vary by socioeconomic group...
  43. ncbi Parental responses to infant crying and colic: the effect on breastfeeding duration
    Cynthia R Howard
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14621, USA
    Breastfeed Med 1:146-55. 2006
    ..Breastfeeding is recognized as an effective method of calming infants, but the relationship of colic and the use of breastfeeding to remedy infant crying have not been tested for any effects on breastfeeding duration...
  44. ncbi The role of air nicotine in explaining racial differences in cotinine among tobacco-exposed children
    Stephen E Wilson
    University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Room 6603, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Chest 131:856-62. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to test whether African-American children have higher levels of cotinine compared to white children while accounting for ambient measures of tobacco smoke...
  45. pmc Association of environmental toxicants and conduct disorder in U.S. children: NHANES 2001-2004
    Joseph M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:956-62. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of tobacco smoke and environmental lead exposure with conduct disorder (CD)...
  46. pmc The conquest of lead poisoning: a Pyrrhic victory
    Bruce P Lanphear
    Environ Health Perspect 115:A484-5. 2007
  47. ncbi The effects of housing interventions on child health
    Megan Sandel
    Boston University Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Ann 33:474-81. 2004
    ..With research in more effective environmental interventions and pediatric-public-health partnerships, primary and secondary prevention of diseases from residential hazards may become a reality in the future...
  48. pmc The effect of interior lead hazard controls on children's blood lead concentrations: a systematic evaluation
    Erin Haynes
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:103-7. 2002
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  49. ncbi Intellectual impairment in children with blood lead concentrations below 10 microg per deciliter
    Richard L Canfield
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:1517-26. 2003
    ..483 micromol per liter), little is known about children's neurobehavioral functioning at lead concentrations below this level...
  50. pmc Exposures to environmental toxicants and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in U.S. children
    Joe M Braun
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1904-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of exposures to tobacco smoke and environmental lead with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  51. pmc Human health risks from low-level environmental exposures: no apparent safety thresholds
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS Med 2:e350. 2005
  52. ncbi Childhood lead poisoning prevention: too little, too late
    Bruce P Lanphear
    JAMA 293:2274-6. 2005
  53. pmc Comments on "Recent developments in low-level lead exposure and intellectual impairment in children"
    Todd A Jusko
    Environ Health Perspect 113:A16; author reply A16-7. 2005
  54. pmc Blood lead concentrations < 10 microg/dL and child intelligence at 6 years of age
    Todd A Jusko
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:243-8. 2008
    ..Few studies provide data directly relevant to the question of whether blood lead concentrations < 10 microg/dL adversely affect children's cognitive function...