H M Kipen

Summary

Affiliation: Rutgers University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Persistence of symptoms in veterans of the First Gulf War: 5-year follow-up
    Gozde Ozakinci
    Bute Medical School, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1553-7. 2006
  2. pmc A 37-year-old mechanic with multiple chemical sensitivities
    H M Kipen
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute and UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:377-81. 2000
  3. doi request reprint Measurement of inflammation and oxidative stress following drastic changes in air pollution during the Beijing Olympics: a panel study approach
    Howard Kipen
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1203:160-7. 2010
  4. pmc Acute decreases in proteasome pathway activity after inhalation of fresh diesel exhaust or secondary organic aerosol
    Howard M Kipen
    Clinical Research and Occupational Medicine Division, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:658-63. 2011
  5. pmc The role of environmental factors in medically unexplained symptoms and related syndromes: conference summary and recommendations
    Howard M Kipen
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:591-5. 2002
  6. pmc Environmental factors in medically unexplained symptoms and related syndromes: the evidence and the challenge
    Howard M Kipen
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute Occupational Health Division, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:597-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Controlled exposures to volatile organic compounds in sensitive groups
    N Fiedler
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 933:24-37. 2001
  8. pmc Pulmonary effects of inhaled limonene ozone reaction products in elderly rats
    Vasanthi R Sunil
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 222:211-20. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Negative affect and chemical intolerance as risk factors for building-related symptoms: a controlled exposure study
    Nancy Fiedler
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, EOHSI 170 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:254-62. 2008
  10. pmc Lack of association between estimated World Trade Center plume intensity and respiratory symptoms among New York City residents outside of Lower Manhattan
    Robert J Laumbach
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 170 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:640-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Persistence of symptoms in veterans of the First Gulf War: 5-year follow-up
    Gozde Ozakinci
    Bute Medical School, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1553-7. 2006
    ..S. troops were deployed to the Persian Gulf theater of operations. Of that number, approximately 100,000 have presented medical complaints through various registry and examination programs...
  2. pmc A 37-year-old mechanic with multiple chemical sensitivities
    H M Kipen
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute and UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:377-81. 2000
    ..Careful exclusion of organic causes is critical, and this should be followed by a judicious approach to coping with symptoms...
  3. doi request reprint Measurement of inflammation and oxidative stress following drastic changes in air pollution during the Beijing Olympics: a panel study approach
    Howard Kipen
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1203:160-7. 2010
    ..This study should lead to a clearer and more precise definition of the role of oxidative and nitrosative stress, as well as other mechanisms, in determining acute morbidity and mortality from air pollution exposure...
  4. pmc Acute decreases in proteasome pathway activity after inhalation of fresh diesel exhaust or secondary organic aerosol
    Howard M Kipen
    Clinical Research and Occupational Medicine Division, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:658-63. 2011
    ..The proteasome is an intracellular protein degradation system linked to both of these processes and may help mediate air pollution effects...
  5. pmc The role of environmental factors in medically unexplained symptoms and related syndromes: conference summary and recommendations
    Howard M Kipen
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:591-5. 2002
    ..Recommendations were made for a series of epidemiologic, psychosocial, and experimental research approaches, with acknowledgment that nosology issues are clearly fundamental to advancing understanding of these conditions...
  6. pmc Environmental factors in medically unexplained symptoms and related syndromes: the evidence and the challenge
    Howard M Kipen
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute Occupational Health Division, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:597-9. 2002
    ..It is time to develop a comprehensive research agenda to sort out nomenclature, epidemiology, and environmental causation for these conditions, moving toward comprehensive and effective public health and clinical approaches...
  7. ncbi request reprint Controlled exposures to volatile organic compounds in sensitive groups
    N Fiedler
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 933:24-37. 2001
    ..However, these studies suggest that symptoms are not necessarily accompanied by changes in physiologic arousal. Subject characteristics play a critical role in outcomes...
  8. pmc Pulmonary effects of inhaled limonene ozone reaction products in elderly rats
    Vasanthi R Sunil
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 222:211-20. 2007
    ..LOP are pulmonary irritants inducing distinct inflammatory responses in younger and older animals. This may contribute to the differential sensitivity of these populations to pulmonary irritants...
  9. ncbi request reprint Negative affect and chemical intolerance as risk factors for building-related symptoms: a controlled exposure study
    Nancy Fiedler
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, EOHSI 170 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:254-62. 2008
    ..To assess whether differences in negative affect (NA) and chemical intolerance (CI) affect responses to chemical mixtures and stress in a controlled experimental model...
  10. pmc Lack of association between estimated World Trade Center plume intensity and respiratory symptoms among New York City residents outside of Lower Manhattan
    Robert J Laumbach
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 170 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:640-9. 2009
    ..9% vs. 16.6%; odds ratio = 1.0, 95% confidence interval: 0.3, 2.8). These results suggest that the plume was not strongly associated with respiratory symptoms outside of Lower Manhattan, within the limitations of this retrospective study...
  11. pmc Pulmonary effects of inhaled diesel exhaust in aged mice
    Vasanthi R Sunil
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Rutgers University, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, 160 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 241:283-93. 2009
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that altered generation of inflammatory mediators and MnSOD may contribute to increased susceptibility of older mice to inhaled DE...
  12. doi request reprint Acute changes in heart rate variability in subjects with diabetes following a highway traffic exposure
    Robert J Laumbach
    Division of Clinical Research and Occupational Medicine, Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:324-31. 2010
    ..To pilot a protocol to evaluate acute cardiovascular effects in in-vehicle exposure to traffic air pollutants in people with diabetes...
  13. doi request reprint Acute effects of motor vehicle traffic-related air pollution exposures on measures of oxidative stress in human airways
    Robert J Laumbach
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1203:107-12. 2010
    ..Promising biomarkers include nitric oxide in exhaled breath, and nitrite/nitrate, malondialdehyde, and F2-isoprostanes in exhaled breath condensate...
  14. pmc The vomeronasal organ and chemical sensitivity: a hypothesis
    Glenn J Greene
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:655-61. 2002
    ..Beyond relevance to CS, the demonstration of an active, adult VNO could have significant impact on environmental toxicology...
  15. ncbi request reprint Military deployment to the Gulf War as a risk factor for psychiatric illness among US troops
    Nancy Fiedler
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 170 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 188:453-9. 2006
    ..Several studies document an excess of psychiatric symptoms among veterans of the the 1991 Gulf War. However, little is known about the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in those who were deployed to that conflict...
  16. pmc Symptom patterns among Gulf War registry veterans
    William K Hallman
    New Jersey Center for Environmental Hazards Research, East Orange, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:624-30. 2003
    ..We identify symptom patterns among veterans who believe they suffer from Gulf War-related illnesses and characterize groups of individuals with similar patterns...
  17. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of telephone-based smoking cessation intervention in asbestos workers
    Omowunmi Y O Osinubi
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Sciences Institute, 170 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:569-74. 2003
    ..Incorporating telephone-based smoking cessation treatment into medical screening activities for asbestos workers is feasible and the intervention is effective in increasing quit rates at 6 months...
  18. ncbi request reprint Nasal effects of a mixture of volatile organic compounds and their ozone oxidation products
    Robert J Laumbach
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:1182-9. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint Bioaerosols and sick building syndrome: particles, inflammation, and allergy
    Robert J Laumbach
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:135-9. 2005
    ..This review of recent literature will attempt to put into context the roles of allergy and nonallergic mechanisms in sick building syndrome...
  20. pmc Right heart pressure increases after acute increases in ambient particulate concentration
    David Q Rich
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1167-71. 2008
    ..5 microm (PM(2.5))] as an explanation for previous associations between congestive heart failure (HF) hospital admissions and PM...
  21. ncbi request reprint Why do people report better health by phone than by mail?
    Noel T Brewer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Med Care 42:875-83. 2004
    ..Past research shows that fewer health symptoms are reported by phone than by mail...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reported exposures, stressors, and life events among Gulf War Registry veterans
    Kendal C Boyd
    Department of Human Ecology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, 08901, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1247-56. 2003
    ..Models seeking to explain Gulf War symptoms need to incorporate a range of exposure and psychosocial factors to fully account for important influences...
  23. ncbi request reprint Unexplained symptoms after terrorism and war: an expert consensus statement
    Daniel J Clauw
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1040-8. 2003
    ..An international, multidisciplinary, and multiinstitutional consensus project was completed to summarize current knowledge on unexplained symptoms after terrorism and war...
  24. ncbi request reprint Smaller is not always better: nanotechnology yields nanotoxicology
    Howard M Kipen
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 289:L696-7. 2005