Jennifer M Cavallari

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Affiliation: University of Connecticut Health Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure and heart rate variability and inflammation among non-smoking construction workers: a repeated measures study
    Jinming Zhang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health 12:83. 2013
  2. pmc Traffic-related air pollution exposures and changes in heart rate variability in Mexico City: a panel study
    Kyra Naumoff Shields
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Bridgeside Point I, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Environ Health 12:7. 2013
  3. pmc PM2.5 metal exposures and nocturnal heart rate variability: a panel study of boilermaker construction workers
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health 7:36. 2008
  4. pmc Vascular function, inflammation, and variations in cardiac autonomic responses to particulate matter among welders
    Shona C Fang
    665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:848-56. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of dermal exposures to polycyclic aromatic compounds among hot-mix asphalt paving workers
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:125-37. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Using urinary biomarkers of polycyclic aromatic compound exposure to guide exposure-reduction strategies among asphalt paving workers
    Michael D McClean
    Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02218, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:1013-24. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Time course of heart rate variability decline following particulate matter exposures in an occupational cohort
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 20:415-22. 2008
  8. pmc Neuropsychological effects of low-level manganese exposure in welders
    Wisanti Laohaudomchok
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neurotoxicology 32:171-9. 2011
  9. pmc Toenail, blood, and urine as biomarkers of manganese exposure
    Wisanti Laohaudomchok
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:506-10. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Urinary 8-isoprostane and 8-OHdG concentrations in boilermakers with welding exposure
    Amy M Nuernberg
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:182-9. 2008

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure and heart rate variability and inflammation among non-smoking construction workers: a repeated measures study
    Jinming Zhang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health 12:83. 2013
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  2. pmc Traffic-related air pollution exposures and changes in heart rate variability in Mexico City: a panel study
    Kyra Naumoff Shields
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Bridgeside Point I, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Environ Health 12:7. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc PM2.5 metal exposures and nocturnal heart rate variability: a panel study of boilermaker construction workers
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health 7:36. 2008
    ..We examined the association between daytime exposure to the metal content of PM2.5 and night HRV in a panel study of boilermaker construction workers exposed to metal-rich welding fumes...
  4. pmc Vascular function, inflammation, and variations in cardiac autonomic responses to particulate matter among welders
    Shona C Fang
    665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:848-56. 2009
    ..001). Systemic inflammation and poorer vascular function appear to aggravate particle-related declines in heart rate variability among workers...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of dermal exposures to polycyclic aromatic compounds among hot-mix asphalt paving workers
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:125-37. 2012
    ..The primary objective of this study was to identify the source and work practices that affect dermal exposure to polycyclic aromatic compounds (PACs) among hot-mix asphalt (HMA) paving workers...
  6. doi request reprint Using urinary biomarkers of polycyclic aromatic compound exposure to guide exposure-reduction strategies among asphalt paving workers
    Michael D McClean
    Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02218, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:1013-24. 2012
    ..Paving workers are exposed to polycyclic aromatic compounds (PACs) while working with hot-mix asphalt (HMA). Further characterization of the source and route of these exposures is necessary to guide exposure-reduction strategies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Time course of heart rate variability decline following particulate matter exposures in an occupational cohort
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 20:415-22. 2008
    ..This investigation demonstrates declines in HRV for up to 14 hours following PM exposure and a multiphase cardiovascular autonomic response with immediate (2 hrs) and delayed (9-13 hrs) responses...
  8. pmc Neuropsychological effects of low-level manganese exposure in welders
    Wisanti Laohaudomchok
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neurotoxicology 32:171-9. 2011
    ..04), adjusting for age and time between the 2 tests. Our study suggests that even at relatively low Mn exposure levels neuropsychological effects may manifest particularly with respect to attention, mood, and fine motor control...
  9. pmc Toenail, blood, and urine as biomarkers of manganese exposure
    Wisanti Laohaudomchok
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:506-10. 2011
    ..This study examined the correlation between manganese exposure and manganese concentrations in different biomarkers...
  10. doi request reprint Urinary 8-isoprostane and 8-OHdG concentrations in boilermakers with welding exposure
    Amy M Nuernberg
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:182-9. 2008
    ..To investigate the association of exposure to fine particulate matter (PM2.5) with DNA damage and oxidative stress in boilermakers exposed to welding fumes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Inverse association between toenail arsenic and body mass index in a population of welders
    Rachel Grashow
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, 401 Park Drive, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 131:131-3. 2014
    ..It is unclear whether low arsenic biomarker concentrations in high BMI subjects truly reflect lower exposures, or instead reflect internal or metabolic changes that alter arsenic metabolism and tissue deposition. ..
  12. pmc Circadian variation of heart rate variability among welders
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, 665 Huntington Ave, FXB 103, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Occup Environ Med 67:717-9. 2010
    ..To compare the circadian variation of hourly heart rate variability (HRV) on work and non-workdays among boilermaker construction workers...
  13. doi request reprint Acute changes in vascular function among welders exposed to metal-rich particulate matter
    Shona C Fang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 19:217-25. 2008
    ..To investigate the role of vascular function, we assessed levels of the augmentation index (a correlate of arterial stiffness) after short-term exposure to welding-derived fine particulate matter (PM2.5)...
  14. doi request reprint Temperature-dependent emission concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in paving and built-up roofing asphalts
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:148-60. 2012
    ..To characterize temperature-dependent emissions from paving and built-up roofing asphalt (BURA) and to quantify differences in temperature-related concentrations and composition...
  15. pmc Assessment of occupational exposure to manganese and other metals in welding fumes by portable X-ray fluorescence spectrometer
    Wisanti Laohaudomchok
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 7:456-65. 2010
    ..41 for zinc to 0.97 for iron). Such strong correlations and comparable results suggested that the portable XRF could be used as an effective and reliable tool for exposure assessment in many studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Toenail metal concentration as a biomarker of occupational welding fume exposure
    Rachel Grashow
    a Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Occup Environ Hyg 11:397-405. 2014
    ..In a population with variable exposure, toenails may serve as useful biomarkers for occupational metal fume exposures to Mn, Pb, and Cd during distinct periods over the year prior to sample collection. ..
  17. doi request reprint Predictors of airborne exposures to polycyclic aromatic compounds and total organic matter among hot-mix asphalt paving workers and influence of work conditions and practices
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:138-47. 2012
    ..The primary objectives of this study were to identify predictors of airborne PAC exposures, identify PAC exposure sources, and characterize how work practices may affect personal airborne exposure to PACs...
  18. pmc Night heart rate variability and particulate exposures among boilermaker construction workers
    Jennifer M Cavallari
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1046-51. 2007
    ..Although studies have documented the association between heart rate variability (HRV) and ambient particulate exposures, the association between HRV, especially at night, and metal-rich, occupational particulate exposures remains unclear...