Shona Fang

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Workers' compensation experiences of computer users with musculoskeletal disorders
    Shona Fang
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:512-8. 2007
  2. pmc Heart rate variability and DNA methylation levels are altered after short-term metal fume exposure among occupational welders: a repeated-measures panel study
    Tianteng Fan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:1279. 2014
  3. pmc Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure and heart rate variability and inflammation among non-smoking construction workers: a repeated measures study
    Jinming Zhang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health 12:83. 2013
  4. pmc Residential black carbon exposure and circulating markers of systemic inflammation in elderly males: the normative aging study
    Shona C Fang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:674-80. 2012
  5. pmc PM2.5 metal exposures and nocturnal heart rate variability: a panel study of boilermaker construction workers
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health 7:36. 2008
  6. pmc A systematic review of occupational exposure to particulate matter and cardiovascular disease
    Shona C Fang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1773-806. 2010
  7. pmc Circulating adhesion molecules after short-term exposure to particulate matter among welders
    S C Fang
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, FXB 103, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Occup Environ Med 67:11-6. 2010
  8. pmc Vascular function, inflammation, and variations in cardiac autonomic responses to particulate matter among welders
    Shona C Fang
    665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:848-56. 2009
  9. pmc Urinary 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine as a biomarker of oxidative DNA damage induced by ambient pollution in the Normative Aging Study
    Cizao Ren
    Department of Environmental Health, Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:562-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Optimism in relation to inflammation and endothelial dysfunction in older men: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:664-71. 2011

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Workers' compensation experiences of computer users with musculoskeletal disorders
    Shona Fang
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:512-8. 2007
    ..While MSDs are among the most disabling conditions in the United States, the workers' compensation (WC) experiences of individuals with these occupational disorders are not well described...
  2. pmc Heart rate variability and DNA methylation levels are altered after short-term metal fume exposure among occupational welders: a repeated-measures panel study
    Tianteng Fan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:1279. 2014
    ..5) generated during the welding process. The effect of welding PM2.5 on heart rate variability (HRV) has been described, but the relationship between PM2.5, DNA methylation, and HRV is not known...
  3. pmc Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure and heart rate variability and inflammation among non-smoking construction workers: a repeated measures study
    Jinming Zhang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health 12:83. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Residential black carbon exposure and circulating markers of systemic inflammation in elderly males: the normative aging study
    Shona C Fang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:674-80. 2012
    ..Traffic-related particles (TRPs) are associated with adverse cardiovascular events. The exact mechanisms are unclear, but systemic inflammatory responses likely play a role...
  5. pmc PM2.5 metal exposures and nocturnal heart rate variability: a panel study of boilermaker construction workers
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health 7:36. 2008
    ..We examined the association between daytime exposure to the metal content of PM2.5 and night HRV in a panel study of boilermaker construction workers exposed to metal-rich welding fumes...
  6. pmc A systematic review of occupational exposure to particulate matter and cardiovascular disease
    Shona C Fang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1773-806. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Circulating adhesion molecules after short-term exposure to particulate matter among welders
    S C Fang
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, FXB 103, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Occup Environ Med 67:11-6. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Vascular function, inflammation, and variations in cardiac autonomic responses to particulate matter among welders
    Shona C Fang
    665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:848-56. 2009
    ..001). Systemic inflammation and poorer vascular function appear to aggravate particle-related declines in heart rate variability among workers...
  9. pmc Urinary 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine as a biomarker of oxidative DNA damage induced by ambient pollution in the Normative Aging Study
    Cizao Ren
    Department of Environmental Health, Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:562-9. 2011
    ..Studies show that exposure to air pollution damages human health, but the mechanisms are not fully understood. One suggested pathway is via oxidative stress...
  10. doi request reprint Optimism in relation to inflammation and endothelial dysfunction in older men: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Ai Ikeda
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:664-71. 2011
    ..This study examines the association of optimism with change in inflammation and endothelial function over time in men...
  11. pmc Effect modification of air pollution on Urinary 8-Hydroxy-2'-Deoxyguanosine by genotypes: an application of the multiple testing procedure to identify significant SNP interactions
    Cizao Ren
    Exposure, Epidemiology, and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 9:78. 2010
    ..One suggested pathway is that pollution causes oxidative stress. If so, oxidative stress-related genotypes may modify the oxidative response defenses to pollution exposure...
  12. pmc Acute decrease in HDL cholesterol associated with exposure to welding fumes
    Mary Berlik Rice
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:17-21. 2011
    ..To investigate acute changes in circulating lipids after exposure to relatively high levels of particulate matter through welding...