Maria Tellez-Plaza

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cadmium exposure and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in the U.S. general population
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1017-22. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Cadmium exposure and incident cardiovascular disease
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Epidemiology 24:421-9. 2013
  3. pmc Reduction in cadmium exposure in the United States population, 1988-2008: the contribution of declining smoking rates
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Room W7513D, Baltimore, MD 21205 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:204-9. 2012
  4. pmc Menthol cigarettes, race/ethnicity, and biomarkers of tobacco use in U.S. adults: the 1999-2010 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
    Miranda R Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:224-32. 2013
  5. pmc Cadmium and peripheral arterial disease: gender differences in the 1999-2004 US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:671-81. 2010
  6. pmc Heritability and preliminary genome-wide linkage analysis of arsenic metabolites in urine
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:345-51. 2013
  7. pmc Urine arsenic and hypertension in US adults: the 2003-2008 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Miranda R Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Epidemiology 22:153-61. 2011
  8. pmc Cadmium exposure and hypertension in the 1999-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe St, Rm W7033B, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:51-6. 2008
  9. pmc Blood cadmium and estimated glomerular filtration rate in Korean adults
    Young Hwangbo
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1800-5. 2011
  10. pmc Blood lead level and kidney function in US adolescents: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jeffrey J Fadrowski
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:75-82. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Cadmium exposure and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in the U.S. general population
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1017-22. 2012
    ..Since 1988, cadmium exposure has decreased substantially in the United States. The associations between blood and urine cadmium and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality at more recent levels of exposure are unknown...
  2. doi request reprint Cadmium exposure and incident cardiovascular disease
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Epidemiology 24:421-9. 2013
    ..We evaluated the association of urine cadmium concentration with cardiovascular disease incidence and mortality in a large population-based cohort...
  3. pmc Reduction in cadmium exposure in the United States population, 1988-2008: the contribution of declining smoking rates
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Room W7513D, Baltimore, MD 21205 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:204-9. 2012
    ..S. adults. However, trends in urine cadmium, a marker of cumulative cadmium exposure, have not been evaluated...
  4. pmc Menthol cigarettes, race/ethnicity, and biomarkers of tobacco use in U.S. adults: the 1999-2010 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
    Miranda R Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:224-32. 2013
    ..The cooling effects of menthol could facilitate the absorption of tobacco toxicants. We examined levels of biomarkers of tobacco exposure among U.S. smokers of menthol and nonmenthol cigarettes...
  5. pmc Cadmium and peripheral arterial disease: gender differences in the 1999-2004 US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:671-81. 2010
    ..These findings add to the concern of increased cadmium exposure as a cardiovascular risk factor in the general population...
  6. pmc Heritability and preliminary genome-wide linkage analysis of arsenic metabolites in urine
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:345-51. 2013
    ..Arsenic (III) methyltransferase (AS3MT) has been related to urine arsenic metabolites in association studies. Other genes might also play roles in arsenic metabolism and excretion...
  7. pmc Urine arsenic and hypertension in US adults: the 2003-2008 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Miranda R Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Epidemiology 22:153-61. 2011
    ..We investigated the association of exposure to inorganic arsenic (as measured in urine) with systolic and diastolic blood pressure levels and the prevalence of hypertension in US adults...
  8. pmc Cadmium exposure and hypertension in the 1999-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe St, Rm W7033B, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:51-6. 2008
    ..Cadmium induces hypertension in animal models. Epidemiologic studies of cadmium exposure and hypertension, however, have been inconsistent...
  9. pmc Blood cadmium and estimated glomerular filtration rate in Korean adults
    Young Hwangbo
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1800-5. 2011
    ..Cadmium is a nephrotoxicant at high exposure levels. Few studies have evaluated the role of cadmium in kidney function at low-exposure levels...
  10. pmc Blood lead level and kidney function in US adolescents: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jeffrey J Fadrowski
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:75-82. 2010
    ..Therefore, in this study, we investigated the association between lead exposure and kidney function in a representative sample of US adolescents...
  11. pmc Urine arsenic and prevalent albuminuria: evidence from a population-based study
    Laura Y Zheng
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:385-94. 2013
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the cross-sectional association between inorganic arsenic exposure and albuminuria in American Indian adults from rural areas of Arizona, Oklahoma, and North and South Dakota...
  12. pmc Smoking, menthol cigarettes and all-cause, cancer and cardiovascular mortality: evidence from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) and a meta-analysis
    Miranda R Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America Department of Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e77941. 2013
    ..S. Food and Drug Administration has the authority to regulate tobacco product constituents, including menthol, if the scientific evidence indicates harm. Few studies, however, have evaluated the health effects of menthol cigarette use...
  13. pmc Blood cadmium and lead and chronic kidney disease in US adults: a joint analysis
    Ana Navas-Acien
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1156-64. 2009
    ..58, 10.65) for both outcomes. These findings support consideration of cadmium and lead as chronic kidney disease risk factors in the general population and provide novel evidence of risk with environmental exposure to both metals...