Robert E Davis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Humidity: A review and primer on atmospheric moisture and human health
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, P O Box 400123, 291 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA 22904 4123, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 144:106-16. 2016
  2. pmc The impact of weather on influenza and pneumonia mortality in New York City, 1975-2002: a retrospective study
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34091. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Decadal changes in summer mortality in U.S. cities
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, P O Box 400123, Charlottesville 22904 4123, USA
    Int J Biometeorol 47:166-75. 2003
  4. pmc Changing heat-related mortality in the United States
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904 4123, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1712-8. 2003
  5. doi request reprint A time series approach for evaluating intra-city heat-related mortality
    David M Hondula
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:707-12. 2013
  6. doi request reprint A respiratory alert model for the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, USA
    David M Hondula
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Int J Biometeorol 57:91-105. 2013
  7. pmc Fine-scale spatial variability of heat-related mortality in Philadelphia County, USA, from 1983-2008: a case-series analysis
    David M Hondula
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    Environ Health 11:16. 2012

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Humidity: A review and primer on atmospheric moisture and human health
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, P O Box 400123, 291 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA 22904 4123, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 144:106-16. 2016
    ..Care must be taken in averaging certain humidity variables daily or seasonally to avoid statistical biasing associated with variables that are inherently diurnal through their relationship to temperature. ..
  2. pmc The impact of weather on influenza and pneumonia mortality in New York City, 1975-2002: a retrospective study
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34091. 2012
    ..019). This research supports the contention that cold, dry air may be related to influenza mortality and suggests that warning systems could provide enough lead time to be effective in mitigating the effects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Decadal changes in summer mortality in U.S. cities
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, P O Box 400123, Charlottesville 22904 4123, USA
    Int J Biometeorol 47:166-75. 2003
    ..This finding of a more muted mortality response of the U.S. populace to high T(a) values over time raises doubts about the validity of projections of future U.S. mortality increases linked to potential greenhouse warming...
  4. pmc Changing heat-related mortality in the United States
    Robert E Davis
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904 4123, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1712-8. 2003
    ....
  5. doi request reprint A time series approach for evaluating intra-city heat-related mortality
    David M Hondula
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:707-12. 2013
    ..In some cases the local death rate is more than double the county average. Identification of high-risk areas can enable targeted public health intervention and mitigation strategies. ..
  6. doi request reprint A respiratory alert model for the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, USA
    David M Hondula
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Int J Biometeorol 57:91-105. 2013
    ..In general, the models indicate complex linkages between respiratory health and environmental conditions that may be difficult to identify using more traditional approaches...
  7. pmc Fine-scale spatial variability of heat-related mortality in Philadelphia County, USA, from 1983-2008: a case-series analysis
    David M Hondula
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    Environ Health 11:16. 2012
    ....