Stuart Batterman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Time-resolved cutaneous absorption and permeation rates of methanol in human volunteers
    S A Batterman
    Department of Environmental and Industrial Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 70:341-51. 1997
  2. ncbi Performance and storage integrity of dried blood spots for PCB, BFR and pesticide measurements
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Room 6075 SPH2, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 494:252-60. 2014
  3. pmc Sources, concentrations, and risks of naphthalene in indoor and outdoor air
    S Batterman
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Indoor Air 22:266-78. 2012
  4. ncbi Particulate matter concentrations in residences: an intervention study evaluating stand-alone filters and air conditioners
    S Batterman
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Indoor Air 22:235-52. 2012
  5. ncbi Organochlorine pesticides in ambient air in Durban, South Africa
    S A Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Sci Total Environ 397:119-30. 2008
  6. doi PCBs in air, soil and milk in industrialized and urban areas of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    S Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Pollut 157:654-63. 2009
  7. ncbi Concentrations and emissions of polybrominated diphenyl ethers from U.S. houses and garages
    Stuart A Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:2693-700. 2009
  8. ncbi Design and performance evaluation of a medium flow sampler for airborne brominated flame retardants (BFRs)
    Stuart Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Environ Monit 11:858-66. 2009
  9. pmc Sustainable control of water-related infectious diseases: a review and proposal for interdisciplinary health-based systems research
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1023-32. 2009
  10. ncbi Brominated flame retardants in offices in Michigan, USA
    Stuart Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Int 36:548-56. 2010

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Publications37

  1. ncbi Time-resolved cutaneous absorption and permeation rates of methanol in human volunteers
    S A Batterman
    Department of Environmental and Industrial Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 70:341-51. 1997
    ..The derived absorption and permeation rates provide information regarding kinetics and absorbed dose that can help to interpret biological monitoring data and confirm mathematical models of chemical permeation...
  2. ncbi Performance and storage integrity of dried blood spots for PCB, BFR and pesticide measurements
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Room 6075 SPH2, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 494:252-60. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Sources, concentrations, and risks of naphthalene in indoor and outdoor air
    S Batterman
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Indoor Air 22:266-78. 2012
    ..Naphthalene presents high risks in a subset of homes, and policies and actions to reduce exposures, for example, sales bans or restrictions, improved labeling, and consumer education, should be considered...
  4. ncbi Particulate matter concentrations in residences: an intervention study evaluating stand-alone filters and air conditioners
    S Batterman
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Indoor Air 22:235-52. 2012
    ..The effectiveness of interventions using free-standing air filters depends on occupant behavior, and strategies to ensure filter use should be an integral part of interventions...
  5. ncbi Organochlorine pesticides in ambient air in Durban, South Africa
    S A Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Sci Total Environ 397:119-30. 2008
    ....
  6. doi PCBs in air, soil and milk in industrialized and urban areas of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    S Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Pollut 157:654-63. 2009
    ..Soils at three rural sites showed high PCB concentrations, and milk from a local dairy showed PCB concentrations comparable to USA levels in year 2000...
  7. ncbi Concentrations and emissions of polybrominated diphenyl ethers from U.S. houses and garages
    Stuart A Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:2693-700. 2009
    ..These screening-level estimates are subject to considerable uncertainty, but they have an advantage in that they reflect real-world conditions based on mass balance calculations...
  8. ncbi Design and performance evaluation of a medium flow sampler for airborne brominated flame retardants (BFRs)
    Stuart Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Environ Monit 11:858-66. 2009
    ..Humidity did not influence sampler performance. Overall, the medium-flow sampler can accurately measure PBDEs over a wide range of concentrations and applications...
  9. pmc Sustainable control of water-related infectious diseases: a review and proposal for interdisciplinary health-based systems research
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1023-32. 2009
    ..Here we review historical practices in water-related infectious disease research and propose an interdisciplinary public health oriented systems approach to research and intervention design...
  10. ncbi Brominated flame retardants in offices in Michigan, USA
    Stuart Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Int 36:548-56. 2010
    ....
  11. pmc Prediction and analysis of near-road concentrations using a reduced-form emission/dispersion model
    Stuart A Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Environ Health 9:29. 2010
    ..Sensitivity analyses and case studies are used to highlight issues in predicting near-road exposures...
  12. doi Manganese and lead in children's blood and airborne particulate matter in Durban, South Africa
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Sci Total Environ 409:1058-68. 2011
    ..The study's findings suggest that while vehicle exhaust may contribute to exposures of both metals, other sources currently dominate Pb exposures...
  13. ncbi Concentrations and risks of organic and metal contaminants in Eurasian caviar
    Wei Wang
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 71:138-48. 2008
    ..While the health risks are uncertain since consumption rates are unknown, declining concentrations and low consumption rates suggest that health advisories for caviar are unwarranted...
  14. pmc Trends of brominated diphenyl ethers in fresh and archived Great Lakes fish (1979-2005)
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Chemosphere 69:444-57. 2007
    ..The analysis of properly archived samples permits the reconstruction of historical trends, congener distributions, biomagnification and other information that can aid the understanding and management of these contaminants...
  15. ncbi Breath, urine, and blood measurements as biological exposure indices of short-term inhalation exposure to methanol
    S A Batterman
    Environmental and Industrial Health, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 71:325-35. 1998
    ..6 and 5 min. Preliminary estimates of the mucous membrane reservoir indicate contributions of under 10% for a 0.5-h exposure and smaller effects for longer periods of exposure...
  16. ncbi Estimation and evaluation of exposures from a large sulfur fire in South Africa
    S A Batterman
    Environmental and Industrial Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48109, USA
    Environ Res 81:316-33. 1999
    ..Procedures to deal with the limited information and variability in this fire and similar incidents are suggested. The fire is a tragic demonstration of shortcomings in hazardous material management and emergency response...
  17. ncbi Partition coefficients for the trihalomethanes among blood, urine, water, milk and air
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Sci Total Environ 284:237-47. 2002
    ..THM exposures to potentially susceptible populations, e.g. nursing infants, can be predicted using either such models...
  18. ncbi Low-flow active and passive sampling of VOCs using thermal desorption tubes: theory and application at an offset printing facility
    Stuart Batterman
    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Environ Monit 4:361-70. 2002
    ..Overall, the use of low flow active and passive sampling approaches employing thermal desorption techniques provides good performance and tremendous flexibility that facilitates use in many applications, including workplace settings...
  19. ncbi Diffusive uptake in passive and active adsorbent sampling using thermal desorption tubes
    Stuart Batterman
    The University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Environ Monit 4:870-8. 2002
    ....
  20. ncbi Threshold quantity criteria for risk management programs: recommendations for toxic releases
    Stuart Batterman
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 2534 SPH 1, 109 Observatory Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Hazard Mater 105:39-60. 2003
    ..g. based on hazard zones or distances using credible scenarios; and using the same health-based level of concern in both initial screening and subsequent off-site consequence analyses...
  21. ncbi Long duration tests of room air filters in cigarette smokers' homes
    Stuart Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:7260-8. 2005
    ..We conclude that adequately sized room air filters can substantially lower PM concentrations in smoker's homes if air exchange rates are limited and that the filters can maintain their performance over extended periods...
  22. ncbi Migration of volatile organic compounds from attached garages to residences: a major exposure source
    Stuart Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, 1420 Washington Heights, Room 6075, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48019 2029, USA
    Environ Res 104:224-40. 2007
    ..All of this strongly suggests the need to better control VOC emissions in garages and contaminant migration through the garage-house interface...
  23. doi Association of daily asthma emergency department visits and hospital admissions with ambient air pollutants among the pediatric Medicaid population in Detroit: time-series and time-stratified case-crossover analyses with threshold effects
    Shi Li
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Res 111:1137-47. 2011
    ..In such study designs, threshold effects of air pollutants on asthma outcomes have been relatively unexplored, which are of potential interest for exploring concentration-response relationships...
  24. ncbi Development and comparison of methods using MS scan and selective ion monitoring modes for a wide range of airborne VOCs
    Chunrong Jia
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Environ Monit 8:1029-42. 2006
    ..Overall, while the new SIM method is somewhat time-consuming to develop, it offers greater sensitivity and maintains the high selectivity of traditional scan methods...
  25. ncbi Bayesian analysis of time-series data under case-crossover designs: posterior equivalence and inference
    Shi Li
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, U S A
    Biometrics 69:925-36. 2013
    ..The proposed methods are illustrated through the Detroit Asthma Morbidity, Air Quality and Traffic study, which examines the association between acute asthma risk and ambient air pollutant concentrations. ..
  26. ncbi Point source modeling of matched case-control data with multiple disease subtypes
    Shi Li
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stat Med 31:3617-37. 2012
    ..We illustrate the methods by analyzing Medicaid claims data corresponding to the pediatric asthma population in Detroit, Michigan, from 2004 to 2006...
  27. pmc Air change rates and interzonal flows in residences, and the need for multi-zone models for exposure and health analyses
    Liuliu Du
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48108, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:4639-61. 2012
    ....
  28. doi Sorption of trihalomethanes in foods
    An Tsun Huang
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Int 36:754-62. 2010
    ....
  29. ncbi Continuous, intermittent and passive sampling of airborne VOCs
    Chunrong Jia
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Environ Monit 9:1220-30. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi Determinants of personal, indoor and outdoor VOC concentrations: an analysis of the RIOPA data
    Feng Chiao Su
    Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, M6075 SPH II, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Res 126:192-203. 2013
    ..City, personal activities, household characteristics and meteorology were significant determinants...
  31. pmc Asthma exacerbation and proximity of residence to major roads: a population-based matched case-control study among the pediatric Medicaid population in Detroit, Michigan
    Shi Li
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Environ Health 10:34. 2011
    ..The relationship between asthma and traffic-related pollutants has received considerable attention. The use of individual-level exposure measures, such as residence location or proximity to emission sources, may avoid ecological biases...
  32. ncbi Simultaneous measurement of ventilation using tracer gas techniques and VOC concentrations in homes, garages and vehicles
    Stuart Batterman
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Environ Monit 8:249-56. 2006
    ..These measurements are practical, cost-effective, and helpful in indoor air quality and other investigations...
  33. ncbi Modeling and analysis of personal exposures to VOC mixtures using copulas
    Feng Chiao Su
    Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, USA
    Environ Int 63:236-45. 2014
    ..Copulas may be the method of choice for VOC mixtures, particularly for the highest exposures or extreme events, cases that poorly fit lognormal distributions and that represent the greatest risks. ..
  34. pmc Impacts of climate change on public health in India: future research directions
    Kathleen F Bush
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:765-70. 2011
    ..More research is needed, particularly in developing countries, to accurately predict the anticipated impacts and inform effective interventions...
  35. ncbi Distributions of personal VOC exposures: a population-based analysis
    Chunrong Jia
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Environ Int 34:922-31. 2008
    ..This is the first study to provide national-level and representative statistics regarding the VOC exposures, and its results have important implications for risk assessment and probabilistic analyses...
  36. pmc Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in human gestational membranes from women in southeast Michigan
    Mark F Miller
    Department of Environmental Health Science, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:3042-6. 2009
    ..Although previously unreported in the human gestational compartment BDE 49 comprised 17% of the total PBDE level. This work establishes baseline accumulated levels of PBDEs in gestational membranes of women in Southeast Michigan...
  37. ncbi Evaluation of the use of low flow passive sampling technique in offset printing plants
    Merja Hautamäki
    Department of Environmental Sciences University of Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 19:228-34. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the suitability and applicability of low-flow passive tubes for sampling of organic solvents in occupational environment...