Wendy McKelvey

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in Asian market fish: a response to results from mercury biomonitoring in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Bureau of Environmental Surveillance and Policy, Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 22 Cortlandt St, 12th Floor, CN 34E, New York, NY 10007, USA
    Environ Res 110:650-7. 2010
  2. pmc Population-based biomonitoring of exposure to organophosphate and pyrethroid pesticides in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1349-56. 2013
  3. pmc Breast cancer risk and drinking water contaminated by wastewater: a case control study
    Julia Green Brody
    Silent Spring Institute, 29 Crafts Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Environ Health 5:28. 2006
  4. pmc Population-based inorganic mercury biomonitoring and the identification of skin care products as a source of exposure in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:203-9. 2011
  5. pmc A biomonitoring study of lead, cadmium, and mercury in the blood of New York city adults
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1435-41. 2007
  6. pmc Characterization of residential pest control products used in inner city communities in New York City
    Megan K Horton
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:291-301. 2011
  7. pmc Effectiveness of an integrated pest management intervention in controlling cockroaches, mice, and allergens in New York City public housing
    Daniel Kass
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1219-25. 2009
  8. pmc Asthma diagnosed after 11 September 2001 among rescue and recovery workers: findings from the World Trade Center Health Registry
    Katherine Wheeler
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1584-90. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Periodontal health and oral mucosal lesions as related to occupational exposure to acid mists
    Maria Isabel Pereira Vianna
    Department of Social Odontology, Dentistry School, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:341-8. 2005
  10. pmc Breast cancer risk and historical exposure to pesticides from wide-area applications assessed with GIS
    Julia Green Brody
    Silent Spring Institute, 29 Crafts Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:889-97. 2004

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in Asian market fish: a response to results from mercury biomonitoring in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Bureau of Environmental Surveillance and Policy, Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 22 Cortlandt St, 12th Floor, CN 34E, New York, NY 10007, USA
    Environ Res 110:650-7. 2010
    ..The data we collected can be used to guide fish consumption in Asian communities. However, risk-benefit trade-offs also need to be considered...
  2. pmc Population-based biomonitoring of exposure to organophosphate and pyrethroid pesticides in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1349-56. 2013
    ..Widespread use of these compounds to control building infestations in New York City (NYC) may have caused higher exposure than in less-urban settings...
  3. pmc Breast cancer risk and drinking water contaminated by wastewater: a case control study
    Julia Green Brody
    Silent Spring Institute, 29 Crafts Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Environ Health 5:28. 2006
    ..We conducted a case-control study to investigate whether exposure to drinking water contaminated by wastewater increases the risk of breast cancer...
  4. pmc Population-based inorganic mercury biomonitoring and the identification of skin care products as a source of exposure in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:203-9. 2011
    ..Mercury is a toxic metal that has been used for centuries as a constituent of medicines and other items...
  5. pmc A biomonitoring study of lead, cadmium, and mercury in the blood of New York city adults
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1435-41. 2007
    ..We assessed the extent of exposure to lead, cadmium, and mercury in the New York City (NYC) adult population...
  6. pmc Characterization of residential pest control products used in inner city communities in New York City
    Megan K Horton
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:291-301. 2011
    ..This survey suggests that certain pyrethroids and non-spray insecticides replaced OPs for pest control in this area. Chlorpyrifos and diazinon have nearly been eliminated from products marketed for residential pest control...
  7. pmc Effectiveness of an integrated pest management intervention in controlling cockroaches, mice, and allergens in New York City public housing
    Daniel Kass
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1219-25. 2009
    ..In contrast, integrated pest management (IPM) involves sanitation, building maintenance, and limited use of least toxic pesticides...
  8. pmc Asthma diagnosed after 11 September 2001 among rescue and recovery workers: findings from the World Trade Center Health Registry
    Katherine Wheeler
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1584-90. 2007
    ..Studies have consistently documented declines in respiratory health after 11 September 2001 (9/11) among surviving first responders and other World Trade Center (WTC) rescue, recovery, and clean-up workers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Periodontal health and oral mucosal lesions as related to occupational exposure to acid mists
    Maria Isabel Pereira Vianna
    Department of Social Odontology, Dentistry School, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:341-8. 2005
    ..The role of sociodemographic factors, lifestyle, and oral health behavior in relation to these outcomes was also examined...
  10. pmc Breast cancer risk and historical exposure to pesticides from wide-area applications assessed with GIS
    Julia Green Brody
    Silent Spring Institute, 29 Crafts Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:889-97. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint Association between residence on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and breast cancer
    Wendy McKelvey
    Silent Spring Institute, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:89-94. 2004
    ..We examined the association between length of residence on Cape Cod and breast cancer, since residential history could be acting as a surrogate for unidentified environmental risk factors...