Jennifer Weuve

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Deaths in the United States among persons with Alzheimer's disease (2010-2050)
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 10:e40-6. 2014
  2. pmc Cumulative exposure to lead and cognition in persons with Parkinson's disease
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Mov Disord 28:176-82. 2013
  3. pmc Exposure to particulate air pollution and cognitive decline in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60625, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:219-27. 2012
  4. pmc Accounting for bias due to selective attrition: the example of smoking and cognitive decline
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging and Department of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Epidemiology 23:119-28. 2012
  5. pmc Forced expiratory volume in 1 second and cognitive aging in men
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1283-92. 2011
  6. pmc Association of exposure to phthalates with endometriosis and uterine leiomyomata: findings from NHANES, 1999-2004
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:825-32. 2010
  7. pmc Cumulative exposure to lead in relation to cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:574-80. 2009
  8. pmc Interaction of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and lead burden on cognitive function: the VA normative aging study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1053-61. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Lead exposure and rate of change in cognitive function in older women
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 129:69-75. 2014
  10. pmc Lead burden and psychiatric symptoms and the modifying influence of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1400-8. 2007

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Deaths in the United States among persons with Alzheimer's disease (2010-2050)
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 10:e40-6. 2014
    ..Yet, counts of deaths attributable to AD understate this burden of AD in the population. Therefore, we estimated the annual number of deaths in the United States among older adults with AD from 2010 to 2050...
  2. pmc Cumulative exposure to lead and cognition in persons with Parkinson's disease
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Mov Disord 28:176-82. 2013
    ..06). Patella bone lead concentration was not consistently associated with performance on the tests. These data provide evidence suggesting that cumulative exposure to lead may result in worsened cognition among persons with PD...
  3. pmc Exposure to particulate air pollution and cognitive decline in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60625, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:219-27. 2012
    ..Our objective was to examine long-term exposure to particulate matter (PM) air pollution, both coarse ([PM 2.5-10 μm in diameter [PM(2.5-10)]) and fine (PM <2.5 μm in diameter [PM(2.5)]), in relation to cognitive decline...
  4. pmc Accounting for bias due to selective attrition: the example of smoking and cognitive decline
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging and Department of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Epidemiology 23:119-28. 2012
    ..Using inverse-probability-of-attrition weights, we examined the influence of selective attrition on the estimated association of current smoking (vs. never smoking) with cognitive decline...
  5. pmc Forced expiratory volume in 1 second and cognitive aging in men
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1283-92. 2011
    ..To evaluate forced expiratory volume in 1 second (FEV(1) , a measure of overall lung function), long-term average FEV(1) , and rate of decline in FEV(1) in relation to cognition and cognitive decline in older men...
  6. pmc Association of exposure to phthalates with endometriosis and uterine leiomyomata: findings from NHANES, 1999-2004
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:825-32. 2010
    ..Phthalates are ubiquitous chemicals used in consumer products. Some phthalates are reproductive toxicants in experimental animals, but human data are limited...
  7. pmc Cumulative exposure to lead in relation to cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:574-80. 2009
    ..Recent data indicate that chronic low-level exposure to lead is associated with accelerated declines in cognition in older age, but this has not been examined in women...
  8. pmc Interaction of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and lead burden on cognitive function: the VA normative aging study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1053-61. 2008
    ..We evaluated the modifying influence of a delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism on the relation between lead burden and cognition among older men...
  9. doi request reprint Lead exposure and rate of change in cognitive function in older women
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 129:69-75. 2014
    ..Higher long-term cumulative lead exposure predicts faster cognitive decline in older men, but evidence of an association in women is lacking...
  10. pmc Lead burden and psychiatric symptoms and the modifying influence of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Pradeep Rajan
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1400-8. 2007
    ..004). These results augment evidence of a deleterious association between lead and psychiatric symptoms...
  11. pmc Association of cumulative lead exposure with Parkinson's disease
    Marc G Weisskopf
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1609-13. 2010
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  12. pmc Exposure to phthalates in neonatal intensive care unit infants: urinary concentrations of monoesters and oxidative metabolites
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1424-31. 2006
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  13. pmc Modifying effects of the HFE polymorphisms on the association between lead burden and cognitive decline
    Florence T Wang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1210-5. 2007
    ..As iron and lead promote oxidative damage, and hemochromatosis (HFE) gene polymorphisms increase body iron burden, HFE variant alleles may modify the lead burden and cognitive decline relationship...
  14. pmc Relation of cumulative low-level lead exposure to depressive and phobic anxiety symptom scores in middle-age and elderly women
    Ki Do Eum
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:817-23. 2012
    ..Different lines of evidence suggest that low-level lead exposure could be a modifiable risk factor for adverse psychological symptoms, but little work has explored this relation...
  15. pmc Cumulative community-level lead exposure and pulse pressure: the normative aging study
    Todd Perlstein
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1696-700. 2007
    ..Lead accumulates in the vasculature and is associated with vascular oxidative stress, which can promote functional and structural vascular disease...
  16. pmc Cumulative lead exposure and tooth loss in men: the normative aging study
    Manish Arora
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1531-4. 2009
    ..Individuals previously exposed to lead remain at risk because of endogenous release of lead stored in their skeletal compartments. However, it is not known if long-term cumulative lead exposure is a risk factor for tooth loss...
  17. ncbi request reprint When is baseline adjustment useful in analyses of change? An example with education and cognitive change
    M Maria Glymour
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:267-78. 2005
    ..In some cases, change-score analyses without baseline adjustment provide unbiased causal effect estimates when baseline-adjusted estimates are biased...
  18. pmc Cadmium exposure in association with history of stroke and heart failure
    Junenette L Peters
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, P O Box 15697, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Res 110:199-206. 2010
    ..It is unclear whether environmental cadmium exposure is associated with cardiovascular disease, although recent data suggest associations with myocardial infarction and peripheral arterial disease...
  19. pmc Cadmium exposure and neurodevelopmental outcomes in U.S. children
    Timothy Ciesielski
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:758-63. 2012
    ..Low-level environmental cadmium exposure in children may be associated with adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes...
  20. pmc Alzheimer disease in the United States (2010-2050) estimated using the 2010 census
    Liesi E Hebert
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 80:1778-83. 2013
    ..To provide updated estimates of Alzheimer disease (AD) dementia prevalence in the United States from 2010 through 2050...
  21. pmc The association between blood pressure and incident Alzheimer disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 22:646-59. 2011
    ..Many epidemiologic studies have considered the association between blood pressure (BP) and Alzheimer disease, yet the relationship remains poorly understood...
  22. pmc Association of environmental cadmium exposure with pediatric dental caries
    Manish Arora
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:821-5. 2008
    ..Although animal experiments have shown that cadmium exposure results in severe dental caries, limited epidemiologic data are available on this issue...
  23. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, including walking, and cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 292:1454-61. 2004
    ..Physical activity may help maintain cognitive function in older adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint Maternal lead exposure and the secondary sex ratio
    John F Jarrell
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Hum Reprod 21:1901-6. 2006
    ..A reduction in the secondary sex ratio may be associated with exposure to environmental toxicants. Little data exists relating this outcome to lead exposure, a well-known reproductive toxicant...
  25. pmc Serum total bilirubin level, prevalent stroke, and stroke outcomes: NHANES 1999-2004
    Todd S Perlstein
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Med 121:781-788.e1. 2008
    ..Clinical data addressing the association of bilirubin with stroke are not available. We hypothesized that higher bilirubin levels would be associated with reduced stroke prevalence and improved stroke outcomes...
  26. pmc Use of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate-containing medical products and urinary levels of mono(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate in neonatal intensive care unit infants
    Ronald Green
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1222-5. 2005
    ..Among neonates in NICUs, we studied exposure to DEHP-containing medical devices in relation to urinary levels of mono(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (MEHP), a metabolite of DEHP...
  27. pmc Methodological challenges in causal research on racial and ethnic patterns of cognitive trajectories: measurement, selection, and bias
    M Maria Glymour
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 18:194-213. 2008
    ..For each, we describe how to recognize when such biases may be relevant and some possible analytic or design approaches to remediating these biases...
  28. pmc Red blood cell distribution width and mortality risk in a community-based prospective cohort
    Todd S Perlstein
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:588-94. 2009
    ..It is unknown whether RDW is associated with mortality in the general population or whether this association is specific to CVD...
  29. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of cognitive decline in community-dwelling aging women
    Jae H Kang
    Channing Lab, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurology 63:101-7. 2004
    ..However, questions remain, including the effect of longer duration or of hormone therapy initiated at younger ages...
  30. ncbi request reprint The red cell distribution width and anemia in association with prevalent dementia
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 28:99-105. 2014
    ..Future studies should establish the RDW's ability to predict risk prospectively. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and cognitive function in older women
    Jennifer Weuve
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 17:183-9. 2006
    ..Inflammatory processes may be involved in the development of dementia, although findings from epidemiologic studies directly examining inflammatory markers and dementia or its precursor, impaired cognitive function, are inconsistent...
  32. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer, birth cohorts, and Epstein-Barr virus: methodological issues in exploring the "hygiene hypothesis" in relation to breast cancer, Hodgkin's disease, and stomach cancer
    Nancy Krieger
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:405-11. 2003
    ..One methodological implication is that tests of the hygiene hypothesis must take into account birth cohort effects and age at incidence of the outcomes under study; age-standardized cross-sectional analyses may be misleading...