A Aro

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of K x-ray fluorescence bone lead measurements by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry in cadaver legs
    A Aro
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Phys 27:119-23. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Bone lead and blood lead levels in relation to baseline blood pressure and the prospective development of hypertension: the Normative Aging Study
    Y Cheng
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:164-71. 2001
  3. pmc Measurement variability associated with KXRF bone lead measurement in young adults
    J A Hoppin
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:239-42. 2000
  4. pmc Influence of bone resorption on the mobilization of lead from bone among middle-aged and elderly men: the Normative Aging Study
    S W Tsaih
    Occupational Health Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6021, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:995-9. 2001
  5. pmc Interrelations of lead levels in bone, venous blood, and umbilical cord blood with exogenous lead exposure through maternal plasma lead in peripartum women
    H Y Chuang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:527-32. 2001
  6. pmc Delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and the relation between low level lead exposure and the Mini-Mental Status Examination in older men: the Normative Aging Study
    J Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Occup Environ Med 63:746-53. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemia and an unfavorable fatty acid profile predict left ventricular hypertrophy 20 years later
    J Sundstrom
    Departments of Public Health and Caring Sciences J S, B V, H O L and Medical Sciences L L, B A, Uppsala University, Sweden, and Department of Nutrition A A, KTL National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Circulation 103:836-41. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms of key enzymes in homocysteine metabolism affect diet responsiveness of plasma homocysteine in healthy women
    M L Silaste
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Oulu, Kajaanintie 50, FIN 90220 Oulu, Finland
    J Nutr 131:2643-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Folate intake, plasma folate and homocysteine status in a random Finnish population
    G Alfthan
    Department of Health and Functional Capacity, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:81-8. 2003

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of K x-ray fluorescence bone lead measurements by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry in cadaver legs
    A Aro
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Phys 27:119-23. 2000
    ..9. In this study we provide further support for the validity of KXRF measurements, particularly with respect to the patella...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bone lead and blood lead levels in relation to baseline blood pressure and the prospective development of hypertension: the Normative Aging Study
    Y Cheng
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:164-71. 2001
    ..08, 2.70). No association was found with blood lead level. These results support the hypothesis that cumulative exposure to lead, even at low levels sustained by the general population, may increase the risk of hypertension...
  3. pmc Measurement variability associated with KXRF bone lead measurement in young adults
    J A Hoppin
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:239-42. 2000
    ..Because of the importance of conducting additional research on adolescent lead toxicity, further improvements to the precision of KXRF measurement are needed...
  4. pmc Influence of bone resorption on the mobilization of lead from bone among middle-aged and elderly men: the Normative Aging Study
    S W Tsaih
    Occupational Health Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6021, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:995-9. 2001
    ..125) than in the lowest NTx tertile (beta for patella lead = 0.072). The results provide evidence that bone resorption influences the release of bone lead stores (particularly patella lead) into the circulation...
  5. pmc Interrelations of lead levels in bone, venous blood, and umbilical cord blood with exogenous lead exposure through maternal plasma lead in peripartum women
    H Y Chuang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:527-32. 2001
    ..Measurement of plasma and bone lead may be important in accurately assessing fetal lead exposure and its major sources, particularly if exogenous exposures decline...
  6. pmc Delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and the relation between low level lead exposure and the Mini-Mental Status Examination in older men: the Normative Aging Study
    J Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Occup Environ Med 63:746-53. 2006
    ..To determine whether a polymorphism the in delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) gene modifies the neurotoxicity of lead in older adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemia and an unfavorable fatty acid profile predict left ventricular hypertrophy 20 years later
    J Sundstrom
    Departments of Public Health and Caring Sciences J S, B V, H O L and Medical Sciences L L, B A, Uppsala University, Sweden, and Department of Nutrition A A, KTL National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Circulation 103:836-41. 2001
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  8. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms of key enzymes in homocysteine metabolism affect diet responsiveness of plasma homocysteine in healthy women
    M L Silaste
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Oulu, Kajaanintie 50, FIN 90220 Oulu, Finland
    J Nutr 131:2643-7. 2001
    ..The 844ins68 of CBS gene did not affect plasma tHcy concentrations or diet responsiveness. In conclusion, diet responsiveness of plasma homocysteine may be genetically regulated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Folate intake, plasma folate and homocysteine status in a random Finnish population
    G Alfthan
    Department of Health and Functional Capacity, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:81-8. 2003
    ..To assess the folate status of Finnish adults using plasma folate and homocysteine as biomarkers and to evaluate dietary and supplementary folate intakes...