Mercedes Medina-Ramón

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Temperature, temperature extremes, and mortality: a study of acclimatisation and effect modification in 50 US cities
    M Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:827-33. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of ozone and PM10 on hospital admissions for pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a national multicity study
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, Landmark Center, Suite 415 West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:579-88. 2006
  3. pmc Extreme temperatures and mortality: assessing effect modification by personal characteristics and specific cause of death in a multi-city case-only analysis
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1331-6. 2006
  4. pmc Residential exposure to traffic-related air pollution and survival after heart failure
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:481-5. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Who is more vulnerable to die from ozone air pollution?
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Departments of Environmental Health, and bEpidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 19:672-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Temperature, temperature extremes, and mortality: a study of acclimatisation and effect modification in 50 US cities
    M Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:827-33. 2007
    ..The authors examined the increase in mortality associated with hot and cold temperature in different locations, the determinants of the variability in effect estimates, and its implications for adaptation...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of ozone and PM10 on hospital admissions for pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a national multicity study
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, Landmark Center, Suite 415 West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:579-88. 2006
    ..The study confirmed, in a large sample of cities, that exposure to ozone and PM10 is associated with respiratory hospital admissions and provided evidence that the effect of air pollution is modified by certain city characteristics...
  3. pmc Extreme temperatures and mortality: assessing effect modification by personal characteristics and specific cause of death in a multi-city case-only analysis
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1331-6. 2006
    ..Extremes of temperature are associated with short-term increases in daily mortality...
  4. pmc Residential exposure to traffic-related air pollution and survival after heart failure
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:481-5. 2008
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  5. doi request reprint Who is more vulnerable to die from ozone air pollution?
    Mercedes Medina-Ramón
    Departments of Environmental Health, and bEpidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 19:672-9. 2008
    ..Daily increases in ambient ozone have been associated with increased mortality. However, little is known about which subpopulations are more susceptible to death related to ozone...