Perry E Sheffield
Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- Health impact assessments for environmental restoration: the case of Caño Martín PeñaPerry Sheffield
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY Electronic address
Ann Glob Health 80:296-302. 2014..The HIA focused on the dredging of the channel, debris removal, road, sewer, and storm water infrastructure improvements, housing demolition, and resident relocation...
- The association of tree pollen concentration peaks and allergy medication sales in new york city: 2003-2008Perry E Sheffield
Departments of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1512, New York, NY 10029, USA
ISRN Allergy 2011:537194. 2011..1% (95% CI: 79.4-224.1). In conclusion, tree pollen concentration peaks were followed by large increases in over-the-counter allergy medication sales...
- Neonates in Ahmedabad, India, during the 2010 heat wave: a climate change adaptation studyKhyati Kakkad
Department of Paediatrics, Smt S C L General Hospital, Saraspur, Ahmedabad 380053, India
J Environ Public Health 2014:946875. 2014....
- Current and future heat stress in Nicaraguan work places under a changing climatePerry E Sheffield
Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Ind Health 51:123-7. 2013....
- Global climate change and children's health: threats and strategies for preventionPerry E Sheffield
Department of Preventive Medicine and Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Environ Health Perspect 119:291-8. 2011..Global climate change will have multiple effects on human health. Vulnerable populations-children, the elderly, and the poor-will be disproportionately affected...
- Climate change, aeroallergens, and pediatric allergic diseasePerry E Sheffield
Departments of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 78:78-84. 2011..Improved public-health strategies such as adequate humidity control, optimum air filtration and ventilation, and improved anticipatory public-health messaging will be critical to adaptation...
- Fine particulate matter pollution linked to respiratory illness in infants and increased hospital costsPerry Sheffield
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, in New York City, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 30:871-8. 2011..They should trigger additional investigation to determine if the current standards for fine-particulate matter are sufficiently protective of children's health...
- Preparedness for climate change among local health department officials in New York state: a comparison with national survey resultsJessie L Carr
Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 18:E24-32. 2012..Climate-change adaptation strategies that address locally specific climate hazards are critical for preventing negative health outcomes, and local public health care officials are key foci for adaptation planning...
- Modeling of regional climate change effects on ground-level ozone and childhood asthmaPerry E Sheffield
Departments of Preventive Medicine and Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Am J Prev Med 41:251-7; quiz A3. 2011..The adverse respiratory effects of ground-level ozone are well established. Ozone is the air pollutant most consistently projected to increase under future climate change...