Joseph B Coble

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of exposure to solvents, metals, grain dust, and other hazards among farmers in the Agricultural Health Study
    Joseph Coble
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Occupational Epidemiology Branch, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS8110, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:418-26. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Sugarcane farming, occupational solvent exposures, and the risk of oral cancer in Puerto Rico
    Joseph B Coble
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:869-74. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The validation of a pesticide exposure algorithm using biological monitoring results
    Joseph Coble
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:194-201. 2005
  4. pmc Occupational exposure to magnetic fields and the risk of brain tumors
    Joseph B Coble
    National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Neuro Oncol 11:242-9. 2009
  5. pmc The Diesel Exhaust in Miners Study: IV. Estimating historical exposures to diesel exhaust in underground non-metal mining facilities
    Roel Vermeulen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 54:774-88. 2010
  6. pmc The Diesel Exhaust in Miners Study: III. Interrelations between respirable elemental carbon and gaseous and particulate components of diesel exhaust derived from area sampling in underground non-metal mining facilities
    Roel Vermeulen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 54:762-73. 2010
  7. pmc The diesel exhaust in miners study: I. Overview of the exposure assessment process
    Patricia A Stewart
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 54:728-46. 2010
  8. pmc Calibrating a population-based job-exposure matrix using inspection measurements to estimate historical occupational exposure to lead for a population-based cohort in Shanghai, China
    Dong Hee Koh
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, North Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 24:9-16. 2014
  9. pmc Methyl bromide exposure and cancer risk in the Agricultural Health Study
    Kathryn Hughes Barry
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:807-18. 2012
  10. pmc The Diesel Exhaust in Miners study: a nested case-control study of lung cancer and diesel exhaust
    Debra T Silverman
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20816, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:855-68. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of exposure to solvents, metals, grain dust, and other hazards among farmers in the Agricultural Health Study
    Joseph Coble
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Occupational Epidemiology Branch, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS8110, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:418-26. 2002
    ..Confounding risk ratios calculated for these activities suggest that the magnitude of bias due to confounding is likely to be minimal...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sugarcane farming, occupational solvent exposures, and the risk of oral cancer in Puerto Rico
    Joseph B Coble
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:869-74. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The validation of a pesticide exposure algorithm using biological monitoring results
    Joseph Coble
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:194-201. 2005
    ....
  4. pmc Occupational exposure to magnetic fields and the risk of brain tumors
    Joseph B Coble
    National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Neuro Oncol 11:242-9. 2009
    ..Occupational exposure to MFs assessed using job modules was not associated with an increase in the risk for glioma, glioblastoma, or meningioma among the subjects evaluated in this study...
  5. pmc The Diesel Exhaust in Miners Study: IV. Estimating historical exposures to diesel exhaust in underground non-metal mining facilities
    Roel Vermeulen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 54:774-88. 2010
    ..These REC exposure estimates were in a plausible range and were used in the investigation of exposure-response relationships in epidemiologic analyses...
  6. pmc The Diesel Exhaust in Miners Study: III. Interrelations between respirable elemental carbon and gaseous and particulate components of diesel exhaust derived from area sampling in underground non-metal mining facilities
    Roel Vermeulen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 54:762-73. 2010
    ..The fact that CO correlated with REC, loaded on the same factor, and increased linearly in log-log space supported the use of CO in estimating historical exposure levels to DE...
  7. pmc The diesel exhaust in miners study: I. Overview of the exposure assessment process
    Patricia A Stewart
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 54:728-46. 2010
    ..Method evaluations indicated that the final estimates were consistent with those from alternative time trend models and demonstrated moderate to high agreement with external data...
  8. pmc Calibrating a population-based job-exposure matrix using inspection measurements to estimate historical occupational exposure to lead for a population-based cohort in Shanghai, China
    Dong Hee Koh
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, North Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 24:9-16. 2014
    ..The most common lead-exposed jobs were manufacturing electronic equipment. These historical lead estimates should enhance our ability to detect associations between lead exposure and cancer risk in the future epidemiologic analyses. ..
  9. pmc Methyl bromide exposure and cancer risk in the Agricultural Health Study
    Kathryn Hughes Barry
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:807-18. 2012
    ..Although many countries have reduced methyl bromide use because of its ozone depleting properties, some uses remain in the United States and other countries, warranting further investigation of human health effects...
  10. pmc The Diesel Exhaust in Miners study: a nested case-control study of lung cancer and diesel exhaust
    Debra T Silverman
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20816, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:855-68. 2012
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the relationship between quantitative estimates of exposure to diesel exhaust and lung cancer mortality after adjustment for smoking and other potential confounders...
  11. pmc Occupational exposure to chlorinated solvents and risks of glioma and meningioma in adults
    Gila Neta
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS, Room 7092, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:793-801. 2012
    ..e., dichloromethane, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride, 1,1,1-trichloroethane, trichloroethylene and perchloroethylene)...
  12. pmc Using multiple imputation to assign pesticide use for non-responders in the follow-up questionnaire in the Agricultural Health Study
    Sonya L Heltshe
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 22:409-16. 2012
    ..When appropriately implemented, multiple imputation can reduce bias and increase precision and can be more valid than other missing data approaches...
  13. pmc Combining a job-exposure matrix with exposure measurements to assess occupational exposure to benzene in a population cohort in shanghai, china
    Melissa C Friesen
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:80-91. 2012
    ..Our aim was to better discriminate between job, industry, and time differences in exposure levels compared to using a JEM alone...
  14. pmc Determinants of exposure to metalworking fluid aerosols: a literature review and analysis of reported measurements
    Donguk Park
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 53:271-88. 2009
    ..Industry type and fluid type were associated with differences in exposure to the thoracic and respirable fraction levels, respectively...
  15. pmc Comparison of two expert-based assessments of diesel exhaust exposure in a case-control study: programmable decision rules versus expert review of individual jobs
    Anjoeka Pronk
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Room 8106, MSC 7240, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:752-8. 2012
    ..To improve transparency and efficiency, we systematically applied decision rules to questionnaire responses to assess diesel exhaust exposure in the population-based case-control New England Bladder Cancer Study...
  16. pmc Validity and reliability of exposure assessors' ratings of exposure intensity by type of occupational questionnaire and type of rater
    Melissa C Friesen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 55:601-11. 2011
    ..Our aim was to identify areas where improvements in exposure assessment may be possible...
  17. pmc The Diesel Exhaust in Miners Study: II. Exposure monitoring surveys and development of exposure groups
    Joseph B Coble
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, US National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 54:747-61. 2010
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  18. pmc Atrazine and cancer incidence among pesticide applicators in the agricultural health study (1994-2007)
    Laura E Beane Freeman
    Division of Cancer, Epidemiology, and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1253-9. 2011
    ..Atrazine is a triazine herbicide used widely in the United States. Although it is an animal carcinogen, the mechanism in rodents does not appear to operate in humans. Few epidemiologic studies have provided evidence for an association...
  19. doi request reprint A comprehensive review of the literature on exposure to metalworking fluids
    Donguk Park
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:530-41. 2009
    ..These measurement data indicate a clear reduction of exposure levels over time. They will be used for the retrospective assessment of exposure levels to MWFs in a population-based, case-control study of bladder cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposures and reproductive health: 2003 Teratology Society Meeting Symposium summary
    Barbara Grajewski
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Birth Defects Res B Dev Reprod Toxicol 74:157-63. 2005
    ....