J Weuve

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of outpatient geriatric evaluation and management on caregiver burden
    J L Weuve
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Gerontologist 40:429-36. 2000
  2. pmc Exposure to phthalates in neonatal intensive care unit infants: urinary concentrations of monoesters and oxidative metabolites
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1424-31. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, including walking, and cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 292:1454-61. 2004
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 17:183-9. 2006
  6. pmc Lead burden and psychiatric symptoms and the modifying influence of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1400-8. 2007
  7. pmc Modifying effects of the HFE polymorphisms on the association between lead burden and cognitive decline
    Florence T Wang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1210-5. 2007
  8. pmc Use of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate-containing medical products and urinary levels of mono(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate in neonatal intensive care unit infants
    Ronald Green
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1222-5. 2005
  9. pmc Cumulative lead exposure and tooth loss in men: the normative aging study
    Manish Arora
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1531-4. 2009
  10. pmc Association of environmental cadmium exposure with periodontal disease in U.S. adults
    Manish Arora
    Population Oral Health, Faculty of Dentistry, Westmead Centre for Oral Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 117:739-44. 2009

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of outpatient geriatric evaluation and management on caregiver burden
    J L Weuve
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Gerontologist 40:429-36. 2000
    ..7% vs 38.5%, p = .034). The findings suggest that GEM helps protect the informal caregivers of high-risk older people from the increases in burden that often accompany advancing age...
  2. pmc Exposure to phthalates in neonatal intensive care unit infants: urinary concentrations of monoesters and oxidative metabolites
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1424-31. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, including walking, and cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 292:1454-61. 2004
    ..Physical activity may help maintain cognitive function in older adults...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 17:183-9. 2006
    ..Inflammatory processes may be involved in the development of dementia, although findings from epidemiologic studies directly examining inflammatory markers and dementia or its precursor, impaired cognitive function, are inconsistent...
  6. pmc Lead burden and psychiatric symptoms and the modifying influence of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1400-8. 2007
    ..004). These results augment evidence of a deleterious association between lead and psychiatric symptoms...
  7. pmc Modifying effects of the HFE polymorphisms on the association between lead burden and cognitive decline
    Florence T Wang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1210-5. 2007
    ..As iron and lead promote oxidative damage, and hemochromatosis (HFE) gene polymorphisms increase body iron burden, HFE variant alleles may modify the lead burden and cognitive decline relationship...
  8. pmc Use of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate-containing medical products and urinary levels of mono(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate in neonatal intensive care unit infants
    Ronald Green
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1222-5. 2005
    ..Among neonates in NICUs, we studied exposure to DEHP-containing medical devices in relation to urinary levels of mono(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (MEHP), a metabolite of DEHP...
  9. pmc Cumulative lead exposure and tooth loss in men: the normative aging study
    Manish Arora
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1531-4. 2009
    ..Individuals previously exposed to lead remain at risk because of endogenous release of lead stored in their skeletal compartments. However, it is not known if long-term cumulative lead exposure is a risk factor for tooth loss...
  10. pmc Association of environmental cadmium exposure with periodontal disease in U.S. adults
    Manish Arora
    Population Oral Health, Faculty of Dentistry, Westmead Centre for Oral Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 117:739-44. 2009
    ..Cadmium adversely affects bone remodeling, and it is therefore possible that environmental Cd exposure may be a risk factor for periodontal-disease-related bone loss...
  11. pmc Cumulative exposure to lead in relation to cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:574-80. 2009
    ..Recent data indicate that chronic low-level exposure to lead is associated with accelerated declines in cognition in older age, but this has not been examined in women...
  12. pmc Methodological challenges in causal research on racial and ethnic patterns of cognitive trajectories: measurement, selection, and bias
    M Maria Glymour
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 18:194-213. 2008
    ..For each, we describe how to recognize when such biases may be relevant and some possible analytic or design approaches to remediating these biases...
  13. pmc Interaction of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and lead burden on cognitive function: the VA normative aging study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1053-61. 2008
    ..We evaluated the modifying influence of a delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism on the relation between lead burden and cognition among older men...
  14. pmc Association of environmental cadmium exposure with pediatric dental caries
    Manish Arora
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:821-5. 2008
    ..Although animal experiments have shown that cadmium exposure results in severe dental caries, limited epidemiologic data are available on this issue...
  15. pmc Social ties and cognitive recovery after stroke: does social integration promote cognitive resilience?
    M Maria Glymour
    Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 31:10-20. 2008
    ..Understanding this association may help us identify strategies to improve stroke recovery and help elucidate the etiology of dementia...
  16. pmc Cumulative community-level lead exposure and pulse pressure: the normative aging study
    Todd Perlstein
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1696-700. 2007
    ..Lead accumulates in the vasculature and is associated with vascular oxidative stress, which can promote functional and structural vascular disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer, birth cohorts, and Epstein-Barr virus: methodological issues in exploring the "hygiene hypothesis" in relation to breast cancer, Hodgkin's disease, and stomach cancer
    Nancy Krieger
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:405-11. 2003
    ..One methodological implication is that tests of the hygiene hypothesis must take into account birth cohort effects and age at incidence of the outcomes under study; age-standardized cross-sectional analyses may be misleading...
  18. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of cognitive decline in community-dwelling aging women
    Jae H Kang
    Channing Lab, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurology 63:101-7. 2004
    ..However, questions remain, including the effect of longer duration or of hormone therapy initiated at younger ages...
  19. ncbi request reprint When is baseline adjustment useful in analyses of change? An example with education and cognitive change
    M Maria Glymour
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:267-78. 2005
    ..In some cases, change-score analyses without baseline adjustment provide unbiased causal effect estimates when baseline-adjusted estimates are biased...
  20. pmc Cadmium exposure in association with history of stroke and heart failure
    Junenette L Peters
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, P O Box 15697, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Res 110:199-206. 2010
    ..It is unclear whether environmental cadmium exposure is associated with cardiovascular disease, although recent data suggest associations with myocardial infarction and peripheral arterial disease...
  21. pmc Serum total bilirubin level, prevalent stroke, and stroke outcomes: NHANES 1999-2004
    Todd S Perlstein
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Med 121:781-788.e1. 2008
    ..Clinical data addressing the association of bilirubin with stroke are not available. We hypothesized that higher bilirubin levels would be associated with reduced stroke prevalence and improved stroke outcomes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Maternal lead exposure and the secondary sex ratio
    John F Jarrell
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Hum Reprod 21:1901-6. 2006
    ..A reduction in the secondary sex ratio may be associated with exposure to environmental toxicants. Little data exists relating this outcome to lead exposure, a well-known reproductive toxicant...
  23. pmc Red blood cell distribution width and mortality risk in a community-based prospective cohort
    Todd S Perlstein
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:588-94. 2009
    ..It is unknown whether RDW is associated with mortality in the general population or whether this association is specific to CVD...