Itai Kloog

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Long- and short-term exposure to PM2.5 and mortality: using novel exposure models
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 24:555-61. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Incorporating local land use regression and satellite aerosol optical depth in a hybrid model of spatiotemporal PM2.5 exposures in the Mid-Atlantic states
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center 401 Park Drive West, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 46:11913-21. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Temporal and spatial assessments of minimum air temperature using satellite surface temperature measurements in Massachusetts, USA
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center 401 Park Dr West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sci Total Environ 432:85-92. 2012
  4. pmc Using new satellite based exposure methods to study the association between pregnancy PM₂.₅ exposure, premature birth and birth weight in Massachusetts
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, 401 Park Dr West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health 11:40. 2012
  5. pmc Acute and chronic effects of particles on hospital admissions in New-England
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34664. 2012
  6. pmc Prenatal exposure to traffic pollution: associations with reduced fetal growth and rapid infant weight gain
    Abby F Fleisch
    From the aDivision of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA bObesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA cDepartment of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA dDepartment of Geography and Environmental Development, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel eDepartments of Biostatistics and fNutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA gChanning Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Epidemiology 26:43-50. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal air pollution exposure and newborn blood pressure
    Lenie van Rossem
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 123:353-9. 2015
  8. pmc Air pollution exposure and abnormal glucose tolerance during pregnancy: the project Viva cohort
    Abby F Fleisch
    Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 122:378-83. 2014
  9. pmc Short term effects of particle exposure on hospital admissions in the Mid-Atlantic states: a population estimate
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Geography and Environmental Development, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88578. 2014
  10. pmc Associations between changes in city and address specific temperature and QT interval--the VA Normative Aging Study
    Amar J Mehta
    Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e106258. 2014

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Long- and short-term exposure to PM2.5 and mortality: using novel exposure models
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 24:555-61. 2013
    ..5 exposures on population mortality in Massachusetts, United States, for the years 2000-2008...
  2. doi request reprint Incorporating local land use regression and satellite aerosol optical depth in a hybrid model of spatiotemporal PM2.5 exposures in the Mid-Atlantic states
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center 401 Park Drive West, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 46:11913-21. 2012
    ..97-1.01). Our model allows one to reliably assess short-term and long-term human exposures in order to investigate both the acute and effects of ambient particles, respectively...
  3. doi request reprint Temporal and spatial assessments of minimum air temperature using satellite surface temperature measurements in Massachusetts, USA
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center 401 Park Dr West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sci Total Environ 432:85-92. 2012
    ..946 and R(2)=0.941 respectively). Furthermore, based on the high quality predictions we investigated the spatial patterns of Ta within the study domain as they relate to urban vs. non-urban land uses...
  4. pmc Using new satellite based exposure methods to study the association between pregnancy PM₂.₅ exposure, premature birth and birth weight in Massachusetts
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, 401 Park Dr West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health 11:40. 2012
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  5. pmc Acute and chronic effects of particles on hospital admissions in New-England
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34664. 2012
    ..5) monitors in their study regions, which introduces exposure error, and excludes rural and suburban populations from locations in which monitors are not available, reducing generalizability and potentially creating selection bias...
  6. pmc Prenatal exposure to traffic pollution: associations with reduced fetal growth and rapid infant weight gain
    Abby F Fleisch
    From the aDivision of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA bObesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA cDepartment of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA dDepartment of Geography and Environmental Development, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel eDepartments of Biostatistics and fNutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA gChanning Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Epidemiology 26:43-50. 2015
    ..Prenatal air pollution exposure inhibits fetal growth, but implications for postnatal growth are unknown...
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal air pollution exposure and newborn blood pressure
    Lenie van Rossem
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 123:353-9. 2015
    ..Air pollution exposure has been associated with increased blood pressure in adults...
  8. pmc Air pollution exposure and abnormal glucose tolerance during pregnancy: the project Viva cohort
    Abby F Fleisch
    Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 122:378-83. 2014
    ..Exposure to fine particulate matter (PM with diameter ≤ 2.5 μm; PM2.5) has been linked to type 2 diabetes mellitus, but associations with hyperglycemia in pregnancy have not been well studied...
  9. pmc Short term effects of particle exposure on hospital admissions in the Mid-Atlantic states: a population estimate
    Itai Kloog
    Department of Geography and Environmental Development, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel Department of Environmental Health Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88578. 2014
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  10. pmc Associations between changes in city and address specific temperature and QT interval--the VA Normative Aging Study
    Amar J Mehta
    Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e106258. 2014
    ..We evaluated if daily mean temperature and standard deviation of temperature was associated with heart rate-corrected QT interval (QTc) duration, a marker of ventricular repolarization in a prospective cohort of older men...
  11. doi request reprint Consequences of kriging and land use regression for PM2.5 predictions in epidemiologic analyses: insights into spatial variability using high-resolution satellite data
    Stacey E Alexeeff
    1 Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA 2 National Center for Atmospheric Research, Institute for Mathematics Applied to Geosciences, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 25:138-44. 2015
    ..Almost all models drastically underestimated the SEs. Land use regression models performed better in chronic effect simulations. These results can help researchers when interpreting health effect estimates in these types of studies...
  12. pmc Relation of long-term exposure to air pollution to brachial artery flow-mediated dilation and reactive hyperemia
    Elissa H Wilker
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:2057-63. 2014
    ..5 at participant residences are associated with impaired conduit artery and microvascular function in this large community-based cohort of middle-aged and elderly adults...
  13. doi request reprint Long-term exposure to fine particulate matter, residential proximity to major roads and measures of brain structure
    Elissa H Wilker
    From the Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA E H W, M A M Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health E H W, J S, P K and Department of Epidemiology W L, J S, M A M, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health S R P, A S B, R A and Department of Neurology, School of Medicine A S B, P A W, S S, Boston University, MA Framingham Heart Study, MA S R P, A S B, P A W, S S Department of Geography and Environmental Development, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel I K and Department of Neurology and Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis C D
    Stroke 46:1161-6. 2015
    ..We examined the associations between residential long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and markers of brain aging using magnetic resonance imaging...
  14. doi request reprint Associations between arrhythmia episodes and temporally and spatially resolved black carbon and particulate matter in elderly patients
    Antonella Zanobetti
    Environmental Epidemiology and Risk Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Occup Environ Med 71:201-7. 2014
    ..Defibrillator discharge studies have examined the association of air pollution with arrhythmias in sensitive populations. No studies have assessed this association using residence-specific estimates of air pollution exposure...
  15. pmc Cardiac autonomic dysfunction: particulate air pollution effects are modulated by epigenetic immunoregulation of Toll-like receptor 2 and dietary flavonoid intake
    Jia Zhong
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA J Z, E C, A M, A Z, H M B, M A B, D P, L T, J S, A A B
    J Am Heart Assoc 4:e001423. 2015
    ..5) exposure...
  16. doi request reprint Increasing CO2 threatens human nutrition
    Samuel S Myers
    1 Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, 02215, USA 2 Harvard University Center for the Environment, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 510:139-42. 2014
    ..Differences between cultivars of a single crop suggest that breeding for decreased sensitivity to atmospheric CO2 concentration could partly address these new challenges to global health. ..