F Kamel

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lead exposure as a risk factor for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Neurodegener Dis 2:195-201. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure and self-reported Parkinson's disease in the agricultural health study
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:364-74. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurologic symptoms in licensed pesticide applicators in the Agricultural Health Study
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, PO Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Hum Exp Toxicol 26:243-50. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Retinal degeneration in licensed pesticide applicators
    F Kamel
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Ind Med 37:618-28. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Exposure opportunities of families of farmer pesticide applicators
    B C Gladen
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Ind Med 34:581-7. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of cigarette smoking with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 18:194-202. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of calcium, magnesium and antioxidants in relation to risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    M P Longnecker
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle, NC 27709, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 19:210-6. 2000
  8. pmc Incident diabetes and pesticide exposure among licensed pesticide applicators: Agricultural Health Study, 1993-2003
    M P Montgomery
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1235-46. 2008
  9. pmc Recruiting a community sample in collaboration with farmworkers
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 111 TW Alexander Dr, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:457-9. 2001
  10. pmc Disease and injury among participants in the Agricultural Health Study
    A Blair
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza South, Room 8118, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 11:141-50. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Lead exposure as a risk factor for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Neurodegener Dis 2:195-201. 2005
    ..Most previous case-control studies found an association of ALS with self-reported occupational exposure to lead, with increased risks of 2- to >4-fold. However, these results may have been affected by recall bias...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure and self-reported Parkinson's disease in the agricultural health study
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:364-74. 2007
    ..4). Prevalent PD was not associated with overall pesticide use. This study suggests that exposure to certain pesticides may increase PD risk. Findings for specific chemicals may provide fruitful leads for further investigation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurologic symptoms in licensed pesticide applicators in the Agricultural Health Study
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, PO Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Hum Exp Toxicol 26:243-50. 2007
    ..These results suggest that neurologic symptoms are associated with cumulative exposure to moderate levels of organophosphate and organochlorine insecticides, regardless of recent exposure or history of poisoning...
  4. ncbi request reprint Retinal degeneration in licensed pesticide applicators
    F Kamel
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Ind Med 37:618-28. 2000
    ..Retinal degeneration is the leading cause of visual impairment in older adults, but little is known about its relationship to neurotoxic exposures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Exposure opportunities of families of farmer pesticide applicators
    B C Gladen
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Ind Med 34:581-7. 1998
    ..Families of farmer pesticide applicators have unusual opportunities for exposure, directly or indirectly, to pesticides. These exposures are not well characterized...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of cigarette smoking with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 18:194-202. 1999
    ..The association of cigarette smoking with ALS was not affected by adjusting for alcohol use. In contrast, the weak relationship of ALS with alcohol use was apparently due to confounding by smoking...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of calcium, magnesium and antioxidants in relation to risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    M P Longnecker
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle, NC 27709, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 19:210-6. 2000
    ..Overall, these dietary factors were not related to risk of ALS, though modestly protective associations were suggested for magnesium and lycopene...
  8. pmc Incident diabetes and pesticide exposure among licensed pesticide applicators: Agricultural Health Study, 1993-2003
    M P Montgomery
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1235-46. 2008
    ..Long-term exposure from handling certain pesticides, in particular, organochlorine and organophosphate insecticides, may be associated with increased risk of diabetes...
  9. pmc Recruiting a community sample in collaboration with farmworkers
    F Kamel
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 111 TW Alexander Dr, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:457-9. 2001
    ..Collaboration with the community is essential to the success of such a project, and community characteristics can affect response rates...
  10. pmc Disease and injury among participants in the Agricultural Health Study
    A Blair
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza South, Room 8118, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 11:141-50. 2005
    ..The study can provide data to address many health issues in the agricultural community. The study investigators welcome collaboration with interested scientists...
  11. pmc Smoking duration, intensity, and risk of Parkinson disease
    H Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 111 T W Alexander Dr, PO Box 12233, Mail Drop A3 05, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Neurology 74:878-84. 2010
    ..To evaluate the relative importance of smoking duration vs intensity in reducing the risk of Parkinson disease (PD)...