Affiliation: San Francisco General Hospital
- Association of DDT and DDE with birth weight and length of gestation in the Child Health and Development Studies, 1959-1967Lili Farhang
San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Am J Epidemiol 162:717-25. 2005..27) for DDT; none of the study results achieved statistical significance. Given the persistence of DDT in the environment and its continuing role in malaria control, studies using more robust data should continue to assess this relation...
- Organochlorine pesticides and male genital anomalies in the child health and development studiesRajiv Bhatia
San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
Environ Health Perspect 113:220-4. 2005..0 ng/mL had adjusted odds ratios of 1.01 (95% CI, 0.44-2.28) for cryptorchidism and 0.79 (95% CI, 0.33-1.89) for hypospadias. This study does not support an association of DDT or DDE and hypospadias or cryptorchidism...
- Creating tools for healthy development: case study of San Francisco's Eastern Neighborhoods Community Health Impact AssessmentLili Farhang
Program on Health, Equity and Sustainability, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 14:255-65. 2008..Given the growing understanding of built environmental influences on health, ENCHIA illustrates the ability of a local public health agency to effectively engage in land use policy as a health promotion strategy...