Irina Cech

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lead and copper in drinking water fountains--information for physicians
    Irina Cech
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston 77030, USA
    South Med J 99:137-42. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Spatial distribution of orofacial cleft defect births in Harris County, Texas, 1990 to 1994, and historical evidence for the presence of low-level radioactivity in tap water
    Irina Cech
    University of Texas at Houston, Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    South Med J 100:560-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Factors contributing to elevated indoor radon in the Paso Del Norte region of the Texas-Mexico border: information for physicians
    Irina Cech
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences and Division of Epidemiology, The University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA
    South Med J 102:701-6. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Serological differences in folate/vitamin B12 in pregnancies affected by neural tube defects
    Irina Cech
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    South Med J 103:419-24. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Annual pattern of human conception in the State of Texas
    Kavita D Chandwani
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Chronobiol Int 21:73-93. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of type 2 diabetes mellitus and seroprevalence for cytomegalovirus
    Bertram W Roberts
    School of Public Health, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
    South Med J 98:686-92. 2005

Collaborators

  • Keith D Burau
  • Bertram W Roberts
  • Kavita D Chandwani
  • Ramon C Hermida
  • Michael H Smolensky

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Lead and copper in drinking water fountains--information for physicians
    Irina Cech
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston 77030, USA
    South Med J 99:137-42. 2006
    ..The data for the water fountains were compared with what we found in the local municipal drinking water supplies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Spatial distribution of orofacial cleft defect births in Harris County, Texas, 1990 to 1994, and historical evidence for the presence of low-level radioactivity in tap water
    Irina Cech
    University of Texas at Houston, Health Science Center, School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    South Med J 100:560-9. 2007
    ..While both ionizing and nonionizing radiation are known to impair human reproductive capacity, the role of low-level domestic radiation continues to be an unsettled issue...
  3. doi request reprint Factors contributing to elevated indoor radon in the Paso Del Norte region of the Texas-Mexico border: information for physicians
    Irina Cech
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences and Division of Epidemiology, The University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA
    South Med J 102:701-6. 2009
    ..We collected sample data on radon concentrations concurrently in the air, water, and soil in the northern part of the Texas-Mexico border (both sides) popularly known as Paso Del Norte...
  4. doi request reprint Serological differences in folate/vitamin B12 in pregnancies affected by neural tube defects
    Irina Cech
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    South Med J 103:419-24. 2010
    ..Laboratory evidence is presented of significant associations between reduced maternal serum folate and vitamin B12 levels and neural tube birth defects (NTD) compared to referents...
  5. ncbi request reprint Annual pattern of human conception in the State of Texas
    Kavita D Chandwani
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Chronobiol Int 21:73-93. 2004
    ..The amplitude of the annual pattern in conceptions varied directly with gestational age and inversely with birth weight class...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of type 2 diabetes mellitus and seroprevalence for cytomegalovirus
    Bertram W Roberts
    School of Public Health, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
    South Med J 98:686-92. 2005
    ..We examined the seroprevalence of selected viruses in a group of predominantly Hispanic patients with type 2 diabetes and control subjects without diabetes...