Gabor Mezei

Summary

Affiliation: Electric Power Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Household appliance use and residential exposure to 60-hz magnetic fields
    G Mezei
    Environment Division, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 11:41-9. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of selection bias in the Canadian case-control study of residential magnetic field exposure and childhood leukemia
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1504-10. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Residential magnetic field exposure and childhood brain cancer: a meta-analysis
    Gabor Mezei
    Environment Division, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Epidemiology 19:424-30. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Mobile phone ownership and use among school children in three Hungarian cities
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 28:309-15. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational magnetic field exposure, cardiovascular disease mortality, and potential confounding by smoking
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute EPRI, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:622-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Analyses of magnetic-field peak-exposure summary measures
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute, Environment Department, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:477-85. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Selection bias and its implications for case-control studies: a case study of magnetic field exposure and childhood leukaemia
    Gabor Mezei
    Environment Department, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:397-406. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and childhood solid tumor and lymphoma incidence in Canada
    Gabor Mezei
    Environment Division, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:170-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Magnetic field exposure and prognostic factors in childhood leukemia
    Donna E Foliart
    Public Health Institute, Oakland, California, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 28:69-71. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Occupational electromagnetic fields and leukemia and brain cancer: an update to two meta-analyses
    Leeka Kheifets
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:677-88. 2008

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Household appliance use and residential exposure to 60-hz magnetic fields
    G Mezei
    Environment Division, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 11:41-9. 2001
    ..Questionnaire-based information on appliance use has limited value in the assessment of average and over-threshold exposure to MFs...
  2. doi request reprint Assessment of selection bias in the Canadian case-control study of residential magnetic field exposure and childhood leukemia
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1504-10. 2008
    ..Inherent problems in exposure assessment for nonparticipating subjects, however, limit the interpretations of these results, and the role of selection bias cannot entirely be dismissed on the basis of these results alone...
  3. doi request reprint Residential magnetic field exposure and childhood brain cancer: a meta-analysis
    Gabor Mezei
    Environment Division, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Epidemiology 19:424-30. 2008
    ..Comparison of results from studies of childhood brain cancer and childhood leukemia may also help to assess the potential for selection bias in childhood leukemia studies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mobile phone ownership and use among school children in three Hungarian cities
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 28:309-15. 2007
    ..Due to rapid changes in ownership patterns follow up surveys will be required to obtain information on temporal trends and changes in mobile phone ownership and pattern of use among school children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational magnetic field exposure, cardiovascular disease mortality, and potential confounding by smoking
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute EPRI, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:622-9. 2005
    ..To assess the relationship between occupational magnetic field (MF) exposure and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality and to determine whether smoking could confound this relationship...
  6. ncbi request reprint Analyses of magnetic-field peak-exposure summary measures
    Gabor Mezei
    Electric Power Research Institute, Environment Department, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:477-85. 2006
    ..Future epidemiologic studies of peak magnetic field exposure and spontaneous abortion should carefully evaluate the potential confounding effect of the women's activity level during pregnancy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Selection bias and its implications for case-control studies: a case study of magnetic field exposure and childhood leukaemia
    Gabor Mezei
    Environment Department, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:397-406. 2006
    ..We call for better reporting and for evaluation of the potential for selection bias in all case-control studies, as well as, for the development of novel methods in control selection and recruitment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and childhood solid tumor and lymphoma incidence in Canada
    Gabor Mezei
    Environment Division, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:170-5. 2006
    ..No association was found for other types of cancer. Although a potential relation between socioeconomic status and childhood cancer cannot be excluded, the overall pattern seems compatible with random variation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Magnetic field exposure and prognostic factors in childhood leukemia
    Donna E Foliart
    Public Health Institute, Oakland, California, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 28:69-71. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that exposure to MF is not associated with the presence of unfavorable cytogenetic abnormalities in leukemic blast cells or with clinical factors at the time of diagnosis that predict poor survival...
  10. doi request reprint Occupational electromagnetic fields and leukemia and brain cancer: an update to two meta-analyses
    Leeka Kheifets
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:677-88. 2008
    ..To update past meta-analyses on occupational electromagnetic fields (EMF) and adult brain cancer and leukemia...
  11. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to extremely low-frequency magnetic fields and neurodegenerative disease: a meta-analysis
    Ximena Vergara
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California Los Angeles UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:135-46. 2013
    ..Results differ between studies using proxy exposure based on occupational titles and estimated MF levels. We conducted a meta-analysis of occupational MF NDD, primarily Alzheimer disease (AD), and motor neuron diseases (MNDs) studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Correlation of year-to-year magnetic field exposure metrics among children in a leukemia survival study
    Donna E Foliart
    Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:441-7. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint Occupational magnetic field exposure and cardiovascular mortality in a cohort of electric utility workers
    Jack Sahl
    J Sahl and Associates, Upland, CA 917884, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:913-8. 2002
    ..01, 95% confidence interval: 0.99, 1.02) or CCHD (rate ratio per 1 micro T-year = 1.00, 95% confidence interval: 0.99, 1.02). These results, indicating no exposure-related risk increase for AMI mortality, do not confirm previous results...
  14. ncbi request reprint Childhood leukaemia and socioeconomic status
    Marilyn J Borugian
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1155; author reply 1156. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Nighttime exposure to electromagnetic fields and childhood leukemia: an extended pooled analysis
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 166:263-9. 2007
    ..These results do not support the hypotheses that nighttime measures are more appropriate; hence, the observed association between ELF EMF and childhood leukemia still lacks a plausible explanation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessment of non-response bias in a survey of residential magnetic field exposure in Taiwan
    Chung Yi Li
    Department of Public Health, Fu Jen Catholic University, Hsinchuang, Taipei Hsien, Taiwan
    Bioelectromagnetics 28:340-8. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Re: "Electromagnetic fields, polychlorinated biphenyls, and prostate cancer mortality in electric utility workers"
    Gabor Mezei
    Am J Epidemiol 158:928-9; author reply 929. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Childhood leukemia and socioeconomic status in Canada
    Marilyn J Borugian
    Cancer Control Research Program, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, Canada
    Epidemiology 16:526-31. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether there is a difference in incidence of childhood leukemia for different levels of SES, as measured by neighborhood income, in an unselected population case group...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comment concerning "Childhood leukemia and residential magnetic fields: are pooled analyses more valid than the original studies?" (Bioelectromagnetics 27:1-7 [2006])
    Leeka Kheifets
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 27:674-5; discussion 675-6. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and childhood leukaemia: a review
    Charles Poole
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, 27599 7435, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:370-84. 2006
    ..A long-held view links higher socioeconomic status (SES) to higher rates of childhood leukaemia. Some recent studies exhibit associations in the opposite direction...
  21. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and magnetic field exposure in pregnancy
    David A Savitz
    Department of Epidemiology School of Public Health, and Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Epidemiology 17:222-5. 2006
    ..Peak magnetic field exposure was associated with increased risk of miscarriage in 2 recent studies. Reduced physical activity levels in healthy pregnancies may affect measured exposure and thus bias results...
  22. ncbi request reprint Extremely-low-frequency magnetic field exposure of children at schools near high voltage transmission lines
    Chung Yi Li
    Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, 510 Chung Cheng Road, Hsinchuang, Taipei Hsien 24205, Taiwan
    Sci Total Environ 376:151-9. 2007
    ..Children attending the exposed schools may have a higher chance of experiencing a mean exposure greater than 0.4 microT during school hours...
  23. ncbi request reprint Childhood leukaemia and socioeconomic status
    Marilyn J Borugian
    Int J Epidemiol 36:929. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Survey of residential extremely-low-frequency magnetic field exposure among children in Taiwan
    Chung Yi Li
    Department of Public Health, College of Medicine, Fu Jen Catholic University, 510, Chung Cheng Rd, HsinChuang 24205, Taipei Hsien, Taiwan
    Environ Int 33:233-8. 2007
    ..4 microT. Our survey results indicate that residential ELF-MF exposure is likely to be higher for children in Taiwan than for children in Europe and North America...