H Gong

Summary

Affiliation: Los Angeles County
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular effects of ozone exposure in human volunteers
    H Gong
    Department of Medicine, Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center, Downey University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:538-46. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Respiratory responses to exposures with fine particulates and nitrogen dioxide in the elderly with and without COPD
    Henry Gong
    Environmental Health Service, Los Amigos Research and Education Institute, Downey, California 90242, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 17:123-32. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Controlled exposures of healthy and asthmatic volunteers to concentrated ambient fine particles in Los Angeles
    Henry Gong
    Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 15:305-25. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Altered heart-rate variability in asthmatic and healthy volunteers exposed to concentrated ambient coarse particles
    Henry Gong
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 16:335-43. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Anti-inflammatory and lung function effects of montelukast in asthmatic volunteers exposed to sulfur dioxide
    H Gong
    Environmental Health Service, Rancho Los Amigos, National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    Chest 119:402-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint A study of twelve Southern California communities with differing levels and types of air pollution. II. Effects on pulmonary function
    J M Peters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:768-75. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint A study of twelve Southern California communities with differing levels and types of air pollution. I. Prevalence of respiratory morbidity
    J M Peters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:760-7. 1999
  8. pmc Air pollution and daily hospital admissions in metropolitan Los Angeles
    W S Linn
    Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, California 90242, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:427-34. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Exposures of elderly volunteers with and without chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to concentrated ambient fine particulate pollution
    Henry Gong
    Los Amigos Research and Education Institute, Downey, California 90242, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 16:731-44. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Exposures of healthy and asthmatic volunteers to concentrated ambient ultrafine particles in Los Angeles
    Henry Gong
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 20:533-45. 2008

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular effects of ozone exposure in human volunteers
    H Gong
    Department of Medicine, Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center, Downey University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:538-46. 1998
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  2. ncbi request reprint Respiratory responses to exposures with fine particulates and nitrogen dioxide in the elderly with and without COPD
    Henry Gong
    Environmental Health Service, Los Amigos Research and Education Institute, Downey, California 90242, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 17:123-32. 2005
    ..More clinical investigation of the elderly population is warranted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Controlled exposures of healthy and asthmatic volunteers to concentrated ambient fine particles in Los Angeles
    Henry Gong
    Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 15:305-25. 2003
    ..Further studies involving other biologic endpoints, PM size modes, and risk factors will be needed to clarify these results...
  4. ncbi request reprint Altered heart-rate variability in asthmatic and healthy volunteers exposed to concentrated ambient coarse particles
    Henry Gong
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 16:335-43. 2004
    ..In conclusion, acute exposure to elevated concentrations of ambient coarse particles elicited no obvious pulmonary effects but appeared to alter the autonomic nervous system of the heart in adult volunteers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anti-inflammatory and lung function effects of montelukast in asthmatic volunteers exposed to sulfur dioxide
    H Gong
    Environmental Health Service, Rancho Los Amigos, National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    Chest 119:402-8. 2001
    ..Some asthma medications mitigate the SO(2) response, which is not fully understood but appears to involve multiple mechanisms...
  6. ncbi request reprint A study of twelve Southern California communities with differing levels and types of air pollution. II. Effects on pulmonary function
    J M Peters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:768-75. 1999
    ..For boys, significant associations were seen between peak O3 exposures and lower FVC and FEV1, but only in those spending more time outdoors. These findings underline the importance of follow-up of this cohort...
  7. ncbi request reprint A study of twelve Southern California communities with differing levels and types of air pollution. I. Prevalence of respiratory morbidity
    J M Peters
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:760-7. 1999
    ....
  8. pmc Air pollution and daily hospital admissions in metropolitan Los Angeles
    W S Linn
    Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, California 90242, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:427-34. 2000
    ..Summer photochemical pollution (high O(3)) apparently presents less risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exposures of elderly volunteers with and without chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to concentrated ambient fine particulate pollution
    Henry Gong
    Los Amigos Research and Education Institute, Downey, California 90242, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 16:731-44. 2004
    ..Unexpectedly, individuals with COPD appeared less susceptible than healthy elderly individuals. Further investigation of older adults is warranted to understand the pathophysiology and public health significance of these findings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exposures of healthy and asthmatic volunteers to concentrated ambient ultrafine particles in Los Angeles
    Henry Gong
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 20:533-45. 2008
    ....
  11. pmc Asthma symptoms in Hispanic children and daily ambient exposures to toxic and criteria air pollutants
    Ralph J Delfino
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California 92697 7550, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:647-56. 2003
    ..89), but PM10 decreased from 1.45 to 1.0. There were no significant associations with PEF. Findings support the view that air toxins in the pollutant mix from traffic and industrial sources may have adverse effects on asthma in children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Respiratory symptoms and peak expiratory flow in children with asthma in relation to volatile organic compounds in exhaled breath and ambient air
    Ralph J Delfino
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:348-63. 2003
    ..Alternatively, the low sample size of symptom responses (15-21 responses per 108 breath samples) may have led to the nonsignificant results for breath VOCs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Forced vital capacity in two large outpatient populations with chronic spinal cord injury
    W S Linn
    Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    Spinal Cord 39:263-8. 2001
    ..Smoking-related FVC loss is important in persons with SCI as in others, although at higher levels it may be obscured by SCI-related loss...
  14. ncbi request reprint Generation and characterization of diesel exhaust in a facility for controlled human exposures
    Aniket A Sawant
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Center for Environmental Research and Technology, Bourns College of Engineering, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 58:829-37. 2008
    ..In summary, we demonstrated that this facility can be effectively and safely used to evaluate acute responses to diesel exhaust exposure in human volunteers...