Linda A McCauley

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic fatigue in a population-based study of Gulf War veterans
    Linda A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:340-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Illness experience of Gulf War veterans possibly exposed to chemical warfare agents
    Linda A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:200-6. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Pesticide knowledge and risk perception among adolescent Latino farmworkers
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode L 606, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 8:397-409. 2002
  4. pmc The Oregon migrant farmworker community: an evolving model for participatory research
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, 3181 SWSam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:449-55. 2001
  5. pmc Work characteristics and pesticide exposures among migrant agricultural families: a community-based research approach
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology at Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:533-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of Gulf War veterans possibly exposed to organophosphate chemical warfare agents at Khamisiyah, Iraq
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 7:79-89. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Gulf War unexplained illnesses: persistence and unexplained nature of self-reported symptoms
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201 3098, USA
    Environ Res 81:215-23. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Strategies to assess validity of self-reported exposures during the Persian Gulf War. Portland Environmental Hazards Research Center
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
    Environ Res 81:195-205. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Symptom factor analysis, clinical findings, and functional status in a population-based case control study of Gulf War unexplained illness
    D N Bourdette
    Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Mailcode P 3 NEURO, 3710 SW US Veteran s Hospital Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:1026-40. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure and self reported home hygiene: practices in agricultural families
    Linda A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology at Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    AAOHN J 51:113-9. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic fatigue in a population-based study of Gulf War veterans
    Linda A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:340-8. 2002
    ..Gulf War veterans with unexplained fatigue should be encouraged to seek treatment so that the impact of these symptoms on overall quality of life can be reduced...
  2. ncbi request reprint Illness experience of Gulf War veterans possibly exposed to chemical warfare agents
    Linda A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:200-6. 2002
    ..During the 1991 Gulf War, some Allied troops were potentially exposed to chemical warfare agents as the result of the detonation of Iraqi munitions at Khamisiyah...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pesticide knowledge and risk perception among adolescent Latino farmworkers
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode L 606, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 8:397-409. 2002
    ..S. and the characteristics of the migrant stream continue to change, culturally and developmentally appropriate instruments are needed to adequately assess the health beliefs and protective practices of this population...
  4. pmc The Oregon migrant farmworker community: an evolving model for participatory research
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, 3181 SWSam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:449-55. 2001
    ..Suggestions for improved community involvement and communication are given...
  5. pmc Work characteristics and pesticide exposures among migrant agricultural families: a community-based research approach
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology at Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:533-8. 2001
    ..The relationship between home resident density, levels of pesticide residues, and play behaviors of children merit further attention...
  6. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of Gulf War veterans possibly exposed to organophosphate chemical warfare agents at Khamisiyah, Iraq
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 7:79-89. 2001
    ..Further research is warranted...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gulf War unexplained illnesses: persistence and unexplained nature of self-reported symptoms
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201 3098, USA
    Environ Res 81:215-23. 1999
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  8. ncbi request reprint Strategies to assess validity of self-reported exposures during the Persian Gulf War. Portland Environmental Hazards Research Center
    L A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
    Environ Res 81:195-205. 1999
    ..These results are useful in the interpretation of findings related to the PGWUI and in the design of future investigations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Symptom factor analysis, clinical findings, and functional status in a population-based case control study of Gulf War unexplained illness
    D N Bourdette
    Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Mailcode P 3 NEURO, 3710 SW US Veteran s Hospital Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:1026-40. 2001
    ..Similarities were found in the clinical interpretation of unexplained illness in this population and statistical factor analysis performed by this study group and others...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure and self reported home hygiene: practices in agricultural families
    Linda A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology at Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    AAOHN J 51:113-9. 2003
    ..01). The results of this study provide evidence that workers can inadvertently carry agricultural chemicals from their work into their homes, thereby increasing the risk of pesticide exposure to other family members inside the home...
  11. ncbi request reprint U.S. Gulf War Veterans: service periods in theater, differential exposures, and persistent unexplained illness. Portland Environmental Hazards Research Centre
    P S Spencer
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201, USA
    Toxicol Lett 102:515-21. 1998
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  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported exposures and their association with unexplained illness in a population-based case-control study of Gulf War veterans
    P S Spencer
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, CROET Mailcode L606, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:1041-56. 2001
    ..These results indicate that most unexplained illness in GW veterans cannot be explained by neurotoxic effects of exposures to chemicals that inhibit cholinesterase activity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Monitoring acetylcholinesterase levels in migrant agricultural workers and their children using a portable test kit
    G M Higgins
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health Science University, Portland 97201 3098, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 7:35-49. 2001
    ..69). These data demonstrate that a portable test kit can provide useful data pesticide exposures when measurements are made in a temperature-controlled setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C among public safety workers-assessment of risk and strategies for prevention
    Linda A McCauley
    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    AAOHN J 51:333-5. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Occupational and environmental health in the 21st century: the new frontier in genetics and disease prevention
    D Gary Rischitelli
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    AAOHN J 53:522-8. 2005
    ..The public must be educated about the potential promise, as well as the threats, posed by emerging genetic technologies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hispanic adolescent farmworkers' perceptions associated with pesticide exposure
    Mary K Salazar
    Occupational Health Nursing Program, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    West J Nurs Res 26:146-66; discussion 167-75. 2004
    ..Cultural influences on occupational safety and health are discussed and increased attention to safety training is recommended...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health effects following 9/11: implications for occupational health nurses
    Victoria M Pak
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:159-65; quiz 166-7. 2008
    ..Occupational health nurses should not only be empowered to provide the best care for workers affiliated with 9/11, but also contribute to research to protect worker health in future disaster responses...
  18. ncbi request reprint The silent minority and the need to protect all workers
    Linda A McCauley
    J Agric Saf Health 13:235-6. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Controversy: neonatal exposure to plasticizers in the NICU
    Victoria M Pak
    Occupational and Environmental Health Department, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 32:244-9. 2007
    ..Expanding nurses' knowledge regarding DEHP research is important for implementing a precautionary approach to reduce DEHP exposure among NICU patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Risks of phthalate exposure among the general population: implications for occupational health nurses
    Victoria M Pak
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    AAOHN J 55:12-7. 2007
    ..Information regarding reduction of overall phthalate exposure must be available for clients. Resources like phthalate-free product lists can be valuable tools in helping clients make informed decisions about alternatives to phthalates...
  21. ncbi request reprint How to reduce DEHP in your NICU: a plan of simple steps to promote change
    Victoria M Pak
    Neonatal Netw 25:447-9. 2006
    ..As critically ill neonates and infants continue to be exposed to DEHP-leaching devices, neonatal nurses can be at the forefront in taking precautionary action to reduce DEHP exposure among their most vulnerable patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of cleaning practices in removing pesticides from home environments
    Linda A McCauley
    Office of Nursing Research, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 420 Guardian Drive, Floor 4L, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Agromedicine 11:81-8. 2006
    ..These results provide evidence that cleaning practices can reduce the amount of pesticides in agricultural homes; however the type of surface being cleaned and the pesticides present in the home may influence results...
  23. pmc Studying health outcomes in farmworker populations exposed to pesticides
    Linda A McCauley
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:953-60. 2006
    ..Key words: biomarkers, cancer, epidemiology, health outcomes, immigrants, neurobehavioral, neuropathy, pesticides...
  24. ncbi request reprint Determining severe respiratory distress in older out-of-hospital patients
    Susan E Shapiro
    Department of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, 94143 0210, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:310-7. 2005
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  25. ncbi request reprint Caring for our wounded warriors
    Linda A McCauley
    AAOHN J 56:335-6. 2008