Lyndsey A Darrow

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ambient air pollution and preterm birth: a time-series analysis
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiology 20:689-98. 2009
  2. pmc Seasonality of birth and implications for temporal studies of preterm birth
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Epidemiology 20:699-706. 2009
  3. pmc The use of alternative pollutant metrics in time-series studies of ambient air pollution and respiratory emergency department visits
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:10-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Invited commentary: application of case-crossover methods to investigate triggers of preterm birth
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1118-20; discussion 1121-2. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Confounding and bias in the attributable fraction
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 22:53-8. 2011
  6. pmc Ambient air pollution and birth weight in full-term infants in Atlanta, 1994-2004
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:731-7. 2011
  7. pmc Short-term associations between ambient air pollutants and pediatric asthma emergency department visits
    Matthew J Strickland
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:307-16. 2010
  8. pmc A method to detect residual confounding in spatial and other observational studies
    W Dana Flanders
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 22:823-6. 2011
  9. pmc Implications of different approaches for characterizing ambient air pollutant concentrations within the urban airshed for time-series studies and health benefits analyses
    Matthew J Strickland
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health 10:36. 2011
  10. pmc A method for detection of residual confounding in time-series and other observational studies
    W Dana Flanders
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 22:59-67. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Ambient air pollution and preterm birth: a time-series analysis
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiology 20:689-98. 2009
    ..An emerging body of evidence suggests that ambient levels of air pollution during pregnancy are associated with preterm birth...
  2. pmc Seasonality of birth and implications for temporal studies of preterm birth
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Epidemiology 20:699-706. 2009
    ..To illustrate, we describe the seasonal patterns of birth in Atlanta and demonstrate how these patterns could lead to confounding in time-series studies of seasonally-varying exposures and preterm birth...
  3. pmc The use of alternative pollutant metrics in time-series studies of ambient air pollution and respiratory emergency department visits
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:10-9. 2011
    ..Comparative analysis of temporal metrics also provided insight into underlying relationships between specific air pollutants and respiratory health...
  4. doi request reprint Invited commentary: application of case-crossover methods to investigate triggers of preterm birth
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1118-20; discussion 1121-2. 2010
    ..Future research can also help delineate the relative strengths and weaknesses of different temporal analytic strategies for investigating short-term associations between various exposures and preterm birth...
  5. doi request reprint Confounding and bias in the attributable fraction
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 22:53-8. 2011
    ..Results of these analyses can assist interpretation of incorrectly calculated attributable fraction estimates commonly reported in the epidemiologic literature...
  6. pmc Ambient air pollution and birth weight in full-term infants in Atlanta, 1994-2004
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:731-7. 2011
    ..An emerging body of evidence suggests that ambient levels of air pollution during pregnancy are associated with fetal growth...
  7. pmc Short-term associations between ambient air pollutants and pediatric asthma emergency department visits
    Matthew J Strickland
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:307-16. 2010
    ..To advance understanding of these relationships, further characterization of the dose-response and pollutant lag effects are needed, as are investigations of pollutant species beyond the commonly measured criteria pollutants...
  8. pmc A method to detect residual confounding in spatial and other observational studies
    W Dana Flanders
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 22:823-6. 2011
    ..A related question addressed here is whether an analogous indicator can be used to identify residual confounding in a study based on spatial, rather than temporal, contrasts...
  9. pmc Implications of different approaches for characterizing ambient air pollutant concentrations within the urban airshed for time-series studies and health benefits analyses
    Matthew J Strickland
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health 10:36. 2011
    ..In time-series studies of the health effects of urban air pollutants, decisions must be made about how to characterize pollutant levels within the airshed...
  10. pmc A method for detection of residual confounding in time-series and other observational studies
    W Dana Flanders
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epidemiology 22:59-67. 2011
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  11. pmc Ambient pollen concentrations and emergency department visits for asthma and wheeze
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 130:630-638.e4. 2012
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  12. pmc Development of outcome-based, multipollutant mobile source indicators
    Jorge E Pachon
    School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 62:431-42. 2012
    ..These outcome-based, multipollutant indicators can provide support for the setting of multipollutant air quality standards and other air quality management activities...
  13. doi request reprint Modification of the effect of ambient air pollution on pediatric asthma emergency visits: susceptible subpopulations
    Matthew J Strickland
    From the aDepartment of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA bDepartment of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA cDepartment of Biostatistics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA and dDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
    Epidemiology 25:843-50. 2014
    ..Children may have differing susceptibility to ambient air pollution concentrations depending on various background characteristics of the children...
  14. doi request reprint Early life perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) exposure and overweight and obesity risk in adulthood in a community with elevated exposure
    Vaughn Barry
    Departments of Environmental Health and Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 132:62-9. 2014
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  15. doi request reprint Disease fatality and bias in survival cohorts
    Vaughn Barry
    Departments of Environmental Health and Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322 USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 140:275-81. 2015
    ..Simulate how the effect of exposure on disease occurrence and fatality influences the presence and magnitude of bias in survivor cohorts, motivated by an actual survivor cohort under study...
  16. doi request reprint Importance of bacterial burden among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers in a long-term care facility
    Nimalie D Stone
    Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:143-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal colonization, as well as risk factors associated with MRSA carriage, among residents of a long-term care facility (LTCF)...
  17. doi request reprint PFOA and PFOS serum levels and miscarriage risk
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    From the aDepartment of Epidemiology and bDepartment of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Epidemiology 25:505-12. 2014
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  18. doi request reprint Joint effects of ambient air pollutants on pediatric asthma emergency department visits in Atlanta, 1998-2004
    Andrea Winquist
    aDepartment of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA bNational Center for Environmental Assessment, Environmental Protection Agency, Durham, NC cDepartment of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA and dSchool of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
    Epidemiology 25:666-73. 2014
    ..Because ambient air pollution exposure occurs as mixtures, consideration of joint effects of multiple pollutants may advance our understanding of the health effects of air pollution...
  19. pmc Gestational age-specific associations between infantile acute bronchiolitis and asthma after age five
    Matthew J Strickland
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 28:521-6. 2014
    ..Infantile acute bronchiolitis (AB) is a risk factor for the development of paediatric asthma. The associations might differ according to gestational age...
  20. pmc Serum perfluorooctanoic acid and perfluorooctane sulfonate concentrations in relation to birth outcomes in the Mid-Ohio Valley, 2005-2010
    Lyndsey A Darrow
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1207-13. 2013
    ..Previous research suggests perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) may be associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes...