Cg Parks

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Childhood socioeconomic factors and perinatal characteristics influence development of rheumatoid arthritis in adulthood
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:350-6. 2013
  2. pmc Employment and work schedule are related to telomere length in women
    C G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Insititues of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27599, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:582-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Total serum IgE levels in systemic lupus erythematosus and associations with childhood onset allergies
    C G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Durham, NC 27599, USA
    Lupus 19:1614-22. 2010
  4. pmc Insecticide use and risk of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Christine G Parks
    National Institute for Environmental Health Science, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:184-94. 2011
  5. pmc Telomere length, current perceived stress, and urinary stress hormones in women
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH, Research Triangle Park, NC 27599, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:551-60. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Childhood agricultural and adult occupational exposures to organic dusts in a population-based case-control study of systemic lupus erythematosus
    C G Parks
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Lupus 17:711-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of Epstein-Barr virus with systemic lupus erythematosus: effect modification by race, age, and cytotoxic T lymphocyte-associated antigen 4 genotype
    Christine G Parks
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:1148-59. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparing questionnaire-based methods to assess occupational silica exposure
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Epidemiology 15:433-41. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to crystalline silica and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus: a population-based, case-control study in the southeastern United States
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:1840-50. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing exposure to crystalline silica from farm work: a population-based study in the Southeastern United States
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:385-92. 2003

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Childhood socioeconomic factors and perinatal characteristics influence development of rheumatoid arthritis in adulthood
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:350-6. 2013
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has been associated with lower socioeconomic status (SES), but the reasons for this are not known...
  2. pmc Employment and work schedule are related to telomere length in women
    C G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Insititues of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27599, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:582-9. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Total serum IgE levels in systemic lupus erythematosus and associations with childhood onset allergies
    C G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Durham, NC 27599, USA
    Lupus 19:1614-22. 2010
    ..Future studies may want to explore potentially shared risk factors for development of allergy, atopy, and SLE...
  4. pmc Insecticide use and risk of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Christine G Parks
    National Institute for Environmental Health Science, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:184-94. 2011
    ..However, risk associated with other residential or work place insecticide use is unknown...
  5. pmc Telomere length, current perceived stress, and urinary stress hormones in women
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH, Research Triangle Park, NC 27599, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:551-60. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Childhood agricultural and adult occupational exposures to organic dusts in a population-based case-control study of systemic lupus erythematosus
    C G Parks
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Lupus 17:711-9. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of Epstein-Barr virus with systemic lupus erythematosus: effect modification by race, age, and cytotoxic T lymphocyte-associated antigen 4 genotype
    Christine G Parks
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:1148-59. 2005
    ..This study examined the seroprevalence of EBV in a population-based study of SLE patients from the southeastern United States, and potential interactions with CTLA-4 polymorphisms were assessed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparing questionnaire-based methods to assess occupational silica exposure
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Epidemiology 15:433-41. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to crystalline silica and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus: a population-based, case-control study in the southeastern United States
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:1840-50. 2002
    ..We undertook this population-based study to examine the association between occupational silica exposure and SLE in the southeastern US...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing exposure to crystalline silica from farm work: a population-based study in the Southeastern United States
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:385-92. 2003
    ..This study examines aspects of farm work that were used to estimate potential silica dust exposure in a population-based study conducted in the southeastern United States...
  11. ncbi request reprint Occupational risk factors for the development of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Glinda S Cooper
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Rheumatol 31:1928-33. 2004
    ..We examined the association between the risk of SLE and occupational exposures (mercury, solvents, and pesticides), specific jobs (ever worked in teaching, healthcare, and cosmetology), and working night or rotating shifts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms in tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha and TNF-beta in a population-based study of systemic lupus erythematosus: associations and interaction with the interleukin-1alpha-889 C/T polymorphism
    Christine G Parks
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    Hum Immunol 65:622-31. 2004
    ..0, p < 0.00001) for the combined "HLA-DR3, TNF-alpha -308A, IL-1alpha -889C/C" genotype. These findings provide evidence of cytokine gene epistasis in SLE susceptibility...
  13. ncbi request reprint Occupational and environmental exposures as risk factors for systemic lupus erythematosus
    Glinda S Cooper
    Epidemiology Branch MDA3 05, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, PO Box 12233, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 6:367-74. 2004
    ..There are numerous avenues with respect to environmental factors in SLE that need additional research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occupational and environmental associations with antinuclear antibodies in a general population sample
    Glinda S Cooper
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:2063-9. 2006
    ..Larger studies addressing these exposures may provide insights into the mechanisms by which various environmental factors affect the development of autoantibodies and the progression to clinical disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposures and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Christine G Parks
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Autoimmunity 38:497-506. 2005
    ..g. high-titer autoantibodies) in occupational cohorts with well-characterized exposure histories may reveal occupational risk factors for autoimmunity, and may also provide baseline data for studies of determinants of progression to SLE...
  16. pmc Obesity and weight gain in adulthood and telomere length
    Sangmi Kim
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH, P O Box 12233, MD A3 05, 111 T W Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:816-20. 2009
    ..33; 95% confidence interval, 1.30-1.36). These findings support the hypothesis that obesity may accelerate aging, and highlight the importance of maintaining a desirable weight in adulthood...
  17. pmc Multivitamin use and telomere length in women
    Qun Xu
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1857-63. 2009
    ..Telomere length may be a marker of biological aging. Multivitamin supplements represent a major source of micronutrients, which may affect telomere length by modulating oxidative stress and chronic inflammation...
  18. pmc Work, obesity, and occupational safety and health
    Paul A Schulte
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:428-36. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Variation in the WBC differential count and other factors associated with reporting of herpes labialis: a population-based study of adults
    Christine G Parks
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Branch and Toxicology and Molecular Biology Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 51:336-43. 2007
    ..Prospective studies may help to show whether such differences indicate susceptibility to loss of latency or represent a consequence of reactivated infection...