K D Rosenman

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mortality among three refinery/petrochemical plant cohorts
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    J Occup Environ Med 44:395-6; author reply 396-7. 2002
  2. pmc The Upper Midwest Health Study: a case-control study of pesticide applicators and risk of glioma
    James H Yiin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Environ Health 11:39. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality and incidence among a cohort of benzidine and dichlorobenzidine dye manufacturing workers
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1316, USA
    Am J Ind Med 46:505-12. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint How much work-related injury and illness is missed by the current national surveillance system?
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:357-65. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Variations in worker compensation claims by company: the potential for achieving a significant reduction in claims
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:415-20. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Estimating the total number of newly-recognized silicosis cases in the United States
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, 117 West Fee, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1315, USA
    Am J Ind Med 44:141-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Cleaning products and work-related asthma
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:556-63. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of lead-related symptoms below the current occupational safety and health act allowable blood lead levels
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 1315, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:546-55. 2003
  9. pmc Investigating asthma deaths among children and young adults: Michigan Asthma Mortality Review
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 1315, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:373-81. 2007
  10. pmc Are work-related conditions less common or were their definitions changed?
    K D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:429-30. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Genetic/Exposure Interaction in Beryllium Disease
    Kenneth Rosenman; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. LINKING OCCUPATIONAL INJURY AND ILLNESS DATA BASES
    Kenneth Rosenman; Fiscal Year: 2002

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Mortality among three refinery/petrochemical plant cohorts
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    J Occup Environ Med 44:395-6; author reply 396-7. 2002
  2. pmc The Upper Midwest Health Study: a case-control study of pesticide applicators and risk of glioma
    James H Yiin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Environ Health 11:39. 2012
    ..The primary objective was to determine if quantitatively estimated exposure of pesticide applicators was associated with an increased risk of glioma in male and female participants...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality and incidence among a cohort of benzidine and dichlorobenzidine dye manufacturing workers
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1316, USA
    Am J Ind Med 46:505-12. 2004
    ..Benzidine is classified as a definite human carcinogen and dichlorobenzidine as a probable human carcinogen...
  4. ncbi request reprint How much work-related injury and illness is missed by the current national surveillance system?
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:357-65. 2006
    ..We sought to estimate the undercount in the existing national surveillance system of occupational injuries and illnesses...
  5. ncbi request reprint Variations in worker compensation claims by company: the potential for achieving a significant reduction in claims
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:415-20. 2007
    ..The objective of our study was to examine the potential reduction in paid worker compensation claims if the rate of claims were as low as the rates of the top companies in that industry category...
  6. ncbi request reprint Estimating the total number of newly-recognized silicosis cases in the United States
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, 117 West Fee, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1315, USA
    Am J Ind Med 44:141-7. 2003
    ..We suggest a method to estimate the number of individuals who are newly-recognized with silicosis each year in the United States...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cleaning products and work-related asthma
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:556-63. 2003
    ..In the interim, we recommend attention to adequate ventilation, improved warning labels and Material Safety Data Sheets, and workplace training and education...
  8. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of lead-related symptoms below the current occupational safety and health act allowable blood lead levels
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 1315, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:546-55. 2003
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  9. pmc Investigating asthma deaths among children and young adults: Michigan Asthma Mortality Review
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 1315, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:373-81. 2007
    ..We developed a surveillance system to investigate asthma deaths in children and young adults...
  10. pmc Are work-related conditions less common or were their definitions changed?
    K D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:429-30. 2007
  11. doi request reprint Asthma, hypersensitivity pneumonitis and other respiratory diseases caused by metalworking fluids
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 9:97-102. 2009
    ..To highlight advances in understanding the respiratory disease associated with metal machining, a common work process involving approximately 1.2 million workers in the USA...
  12. doi request reprint Results of spirometry among individuals in a silicosis registry
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:1173-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether individuals with simple silicosis have obstructive and restrictive decrements...
  13. doi request reprint HLA class II DPB1 and DRB1 polymorphisms associated with genetic susceptibility to beryllium toxicity
    K D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:487-93. 2011
    ..Our objective was to extend current knowledge of the genetics of beryllium disease by examining all HLA-DPB1 and HLA-DPR1 gene polymorphisms and the interactions between them...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the effectiveness of following up laboratory reports of elevated blood leads in adults
    K D Rosenman
    Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824 1316, USA
    AIHAJ 62:371-8. 2001
    ..It is recommended that routine inspection be instituted for all companies in which an employee is reported to have a blood lead of 30 microg/dL or greater...
  15. ncbi request reprint What is the most cost-effective way to identify silica problem worksites?
    K D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:629-35. 2001
    ..Using data from the Michigan silicosis surveillance system, we conducted an analysis to determine the most cost-effective way to identify problem worksites...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to metal working fluids: Sporadic or under reported?
    Amit Gupta
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:423-33. 2006
    ..MWF is a known cause of hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HP). Recent reports of outbreaks of hypersensitivity HP secondary to exposure to MWF are reported...
  17. ncbi request reprint Kidney disease and silicosis
    K D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824 1316, USA
    Nephron 85:14-9. 2000
    ..To determine the prevalence of kidney disease in a cohort of individuals with silicosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Why most workers with occupational repetitive trauma do not file for workers' compensation
    K D Rosenman
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824 1316, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 42:25-34. 2000
    ..Our study population consisted mainly of unionized autoworkers, and our findings may not be generalizable to the total workforce...
  19. ncbi request reprint How many deaths will it take? A death from asthma associated with work-related environmental tobacco smoke
    Martha Stanbury
    Michigan Department of Community Health, E Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:111-6. 2008
    ..Despite epidemiologic, experimental and observational data on the association of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and adverse health effects, bar and restaurant workers remain exposed to ETS in the majority of states and countries...
  20. ncbi request reprint Asthma death after spraying polyurethane truck bedliner
    Debra A Chester
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, MIFACE, Michigan State University, 117 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 1315, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:78-84. 2005
    ..This is the first reported death attributable to this type of isocyanate application...
  21. doi request reprint Evaluation of control of diabetes mellitus in a subspecialty clinic
    Ved V Gossain
    Department of Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Endocr Pract 16:178-86. 2010
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  22. ncbi request reprint Work-related asthma in the educational services industry: California, Massachusetts, Michigan, and New Jersey, 1993-2000
    Jacek M Mazurek
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:47-59. 2008
    ..To characterize work-related asthma (WRA) cases working in the educational services industry identified by state-based occupational disease surveillance systems...
  23. ncbi request reprint Diabetic firefighters
    Lawrence W Raymond
    J Occup Environ Med 44:492-4; author reply 494. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Work-related reactive airways dysfunction syndrome cases from surveillance in selected US states
    Paul K Henneberger
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1095 Willowdale Road M S H 2800, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:360-8. 2003
    ..Work-related RADS represents a minority of all WRA cases, but the adverse impact of this condition appears to equal that of other WRA cases...
  25. ncbi request reprint Work-related amputations in Michigan, 1997
    Martha Stanbury
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology, Michigan Department of Community Health, Lansing, Michigan 48909, USA
    Am J Ind Med 44:359-67. 2003
    ..Work-related amputations are of concern in Michigan and nationally. This study reports on 1 year of data on work-related amputations, which were treated in Michigan hospital emergency departments (ED) or as in-patients in Michigan...
  26. ncbi request reprint The proportion of self-reported asthma associated with work in three States: California, Massachusetts, and Michigan, 2001
    Jennifer Flattery
    California Department of Health Services, Richmond, 94804 6403, USA
    J Asthma 43:213-8. 2006
    ..To assess the proportion of adult asthma at the state level that may be related to work...
  27. pmc Highway repair: a new silicosis threat
    David J Valiante
    New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, Occupational Health Surveillance Program, Trenton, NJ 08625, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:876-80. 2004
    ..We describe an emerging public health concern regarding silicosis in the fast-growing highway repair industry...
  28. ncbi request reprint Work-related asthma among health care workers: surveillance data from California, Massachusetts, Michigan, and New Jersey, 1993-1997
    Elise Pechter
    Occupational Health Surveillance Program, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02108, USA
    Am J Ind Med 47:265-75. 2005
    ..Asthma morbidity has increased, posing a public health burden. Work-related asthma (WRA) accounts for a significant proportion of adult asthma that causes serious personal and economic consequences...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of occupational silica exposure on pulmonary function
    Vicki Stover Hertzberg
    Department of Biostatistics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Chest 122:721-8. 2002
    ..To assess the effect of occupational silica exposure on pulmonary function...
  30. ncbi request reprint Radiographic abnormalities in silica-exposed workers
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    J Occup Environ Med 44:308; author reply 308-9. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Clean as a whistle, but what about that wheeze?
    Kenneth D Rosenman
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:731-2. 2007
  32. pmc Gliomas and farm pesticide exposure in women: the Upper Midwest Health Study
    Tania Carreon
    Divion of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:546-51. 2005
    ..Results show that exposure to pesticides was not associated with an increased risk of intracranial gliomas in women. Other farm-related factors could be etiologic factors and will be discussed in future reports...
  33. ncbi request reprint Gliomas and farm pesticide exposure in men: the upper midwest health study
    Avima M Ruder
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:650-7. 2004
    ..0. No positive association of farm pesticide exposure and glioma was found. Other farm exposures may explain the excess brain cancer risk seen in previous studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint Ulcerative colitis reactivation after mercury vapor inhalation
    Curtis E Cummings
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102 1192, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:499-502. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Texaco and its consultants
    Jaime Breilh
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:217-20. 2005

Research Grants8

  1. Genetic/Exposure Interaction in Beryllium Disease
    Kenneth Rosenman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..0% of the cohort has developed these changes. The results of this study will help to elucidate the underlying mechanism of beryllium sensitization and chronic disease. ..
  2. LINKING OCCUPATIONAL INJURY AND ILLNESS DATA BASES
    Kenneth Rosenman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We have assembled an interdisciplinary team consisting of an occupational health physician, epidemiologists, a biostatistician and a computer programmer. We have arranged access to all nine data systems. ..