Susan Buchanan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of a national reporting system for occupational injuries in Costa Rica
    Susan Buchanan
    University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Occupational Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:142-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Occupational health among Chicago day laborers: an exploratory study
    Susan N Buchanan
    Department of Occupational Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:276-80. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Street corner hazard surveillance and health intervention among Chicago day laborers
    Susan N Buchanan
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, 835 S Wolcott, MC, Suite E 144, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 63:9-12. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational injury disparities in the US hotel industry
    Susan Buchanan
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:116-25. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Alternatives to the mercury sphygmomanometer
    Susan Buchanan
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Division, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, 835 S Wolcott, Suite E 144, MC 684, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Public Health Policy 32:107-20. 2011
  6. pmc A quantitative look at fluorosis, fluoride exposure, and intake in children using a health risk assessment approach
    Serap Erdal
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60613, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:111-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Piloting a personal protection equipment distribution program among Chicago day laborers
    ELIZABETH CONTRERAS
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, 2121 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:159-66. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Beyond black lung: Scientific evidence of health effects from coal use in electricity generation
    Susan Buchanan
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 835 S Wolcott, Suite E 144, MC 684, Chicago, Illinois, 60612, USA
    J Public Health Policy 35:266-77. 2014

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of a national reporting system for occupational injuries in Costa Rica
    Susan Buchanan
    University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Occupational Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:142-6. 2006
    ..Descriptive data showed that prevention efforts in this rural region should target food manufacturing, hotels, and construction...
  2. ncbi request reprint Occupational health among Chicago day laborers: an exploratory study
    Susan N Buchanan
    Department of Occupational Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:276-80. 2005
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Street corner hazard surveillance and health intervention among Chicago day laborers
    Susan N Buchanan
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, 835 S Wolcott, MC, Suite E 144, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 63:9-12. 2008
    ..05) between blood lead level and country of origin. The results demonstrate the feasibility of hazard surveillance and health intervention at street corner hiring sites...
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational injury disparities in the US hotel industry
    Susan Buchanan
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:116-25. 2010
    ..Hotel employees have higher rates of occupational injury and sustain more severe injuries than most other service workers...
  5. doi request reprint Alternatives to the mercury sphygmomanometer
    Susan Buchanan
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Division, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, 835 S Wolcott, Suite E 144, MC 684, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Public Health Policy 32:107-20. 2011
    ..Oscillometric devices were less studied and their performance was variable. All three devices showed variable performance. They should be validated before purchase and calibrated on a regular basis...
  6. pmc A quantitative look at fluorosis, fluoride exposure, and intake in children using a health risk assessment approach
    Serap Erdal
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60613, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:111-7. 2005
    ..Although CTE estimates were within the optimum range for dental caries prevention, the RME estimates were above the upper tolerable intake limit. This suggests that some children may be at risk for fluorosis...
  7. doi request reprint Piloting a personal protection equipment distribution program among Chicago day laborers
    ELIZABETH CONTRERAS
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, 2121 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:159-66. 2012
    ..Occupational injury rates among day laborers have been estimated to be as high as 31%, where lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) use is repeatedly noted as a contributor to occupational injuries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Beyond black lung: Scientific evidence of health effects from coal use in electricity generation
    Susan Buchanan
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 835 S Wolcott, Suite E 144, MC 684, Chicago, Illinois, 60612, USA
    J Public Health Policy 35:266-77. 2014
    ..We also discuss population-level health effects of coal combustion and its role in climate change. Our review of scientific studies suggests that those we present here can be used to inform energy policy. ..