D Kriebel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prenatal and perinatal analgesic exposure and autism: an ecological link
    Ann Z Bauer
    Department of Work Environment, School of Health and Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA, 01854, USA
    Environ Health 12:41. 2013
  2. pmc Causal models in epidemiology: past inheritance and genetic future
    Paolo Vineis
    Division of Epidemiology, Public Health and Primary Care, Imperial College London, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, W2 1PG, UK
    Environ Health 5:21. 2006
  3. pmc Minor psychiatric disorders among Brazilian ragpickers: a cross-sectional study
    Marcelo Cozzensa da Silva
    School of Medicine, Department of Social Medicine, Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil, Av, Duque de Caxias, 250, Third Floor, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul 96030 002, Brazil
    Environ Health 5:17. 2006
  4. pmc Reenergizing public health through precaution
    D Kriebel
    Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1351-5. 2001
  5. pmc The precautionary principle in environmental science
    D Kriebel
    Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:871-6. 2001
  6. doi request reprint Response: if society is our patient, how shall we take its pulse?
    David Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Ave Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    New Solut 18:111-9. 2008
  7. pmc Exposure and dose modelling in occupational epidemiology
    David Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:492-8. 2007
  8. pmc The reactionary principle: inaction for public health
    David Kriebel
    School of Health and Environment, University of Massachusetts, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:573-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Quantitative evaluation of the effects of uncontrolled confounding by alcohol and tobacco in occupational cancer studies
    David Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1040-5. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint A field investigation of the acute respiratory effects of metal working fluids. I. Effects of aerosol exposures
    D Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 31:756-66. 1997

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. pmc Prenatal and perinatal analgesic exposure and autism: an ecological link
    Ann Z Bauer
    Department of Work Environment, School of Health and Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA, 01854, USA
    Environ Health 12:41. 2013
    ..The synchronous rises in autism/ASD prevalence and paracetamol (acetaminophen) use, as well as biologic plausibility have led to the hypothesis that paracetamol exposure may increase autism/ASD risk...
  2. pmc Causal models in epidemiology: past inheritance and genetic future
    Paolo Vineis
    Division of Epidemiology, Public Health and Primary Care, Imperial College London, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, W2 1PG, UK
    Environ Health 5:21. 2006
    ..4. At the population level, there is additional uncertainty in quantifying interaction and assigning etiologic fractions to different necessary causes because of ignorance about the components of the sufficient cause...
  3. pmc Minor psychiatric disorders among Brazilian ragpickers: a cross-sectional study
    Marcelo Cozzensa da Silva
    School of Medicine, Department of Social Medicine, Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil, Av, Duque de Caxias, 250, Third Floor, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul 96030 002, Brazil
    Environ Health 5:17. 2006
    ..Their life and working conditions are extremely difficult. We examined minor psychiatric disorders (MPD) among a cohort of ragpickers in Pelotas, a city in southern Brazil...
  4. pmc Reenergizing public health through precaution
    D Kriebel
    Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1351-5. 2001
    ..Three aspects are stressed: promoting the search for safer technologies, encouraging greater democracy and openness in public health policy, and stimulating reevaluation of the methods of public health science...
  5. pmc The precautionary principle in environmental science
    D Kriebel
    Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:871-6. 2001
    ..The precautionary principle highlights this tight, challenging linkage between science and policy...
  6. doi request reprint Response: if society is our patient, how shall we take its pulse?
    David Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Ave Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    New Solut 18:111-9. 2008
    ..This article illustrates some of the implications for the prevention of disease that result from treating society as our patient...
  7. pmc Exposure and dose modelling in occupational epidemiology
    David Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:492-8. 2007
    ..We hope to stimulate further applications through this presentation...
  8. pmc The reactionary principle: inaction for public health
    David Kriebel
    School of Health and Environment, University of Massachusetts, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:573-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Quantitative evaluation of the effects of uncontrolled confounding by alcohol and tobacco in occupational cancer studies
    David Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1040-5. 2004
    ..Results of a large retrospective cohort study of laryngeal cancer and exposure to metalworking fluids (MWF) are used to illustrate the methods...
  10. ncbi request reprint A field investigation of the acute respiratory effects of metal working fluids. I. Effects of aerosol exposures
    D Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 31:756-66. 1997
    ..Baseline FEV1 was about 3% lower on average among those with soluble MWF exposure compared to nonmachinists. These findings are consistent with earlier studies showing respiratory effects of MWFs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sustainable production: a proposed strategy for the work environment
    M M Quinn
    Department of Work Environment, College of Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, USA
    Am J Ind Med 34:297-304. 1998
    ..The field of occupational health and safety has much to contribute to improve current pollution prevention approaches and solutions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Short-term effects of formaldehyde on peak expiratory flow and irritant symptoms
    D Kriebel
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts, Lowell 01854, USA
    Arch Environ Health 56:11-8. 2001
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  13. doi request reprint Job strain predicts survey response in healthcare industry workers
    Manuel Cifuentes
    Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:281-9. 2008
    ..To examine the effect of job strain on survey response...
  14. ncbi request reprint Social disparities in the burden of occupational exposures: results of a cross-sectional study
    Margaret M Quinn
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:861-75. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint A compass for health: rethinking precaution and its role in science and public health
    Joel A Tickner
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 01854, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:489-92. 2003
  16. pmc Sharps injuries and other blood and body fluid exposures among home health care nurses and aides
    Margaret M Quinn
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1 University Ave, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S710-7. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint The influence of sociodemographic characteristics on agreement between self-reports and expert exposure assessments
    Grace Sembajwe
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:1019-31. 2010
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  18. ncbi request reprint Identifying the determinants of viable microorganisms in the air and bulk metalworking fluids
    M A Virji
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts, Lowell 01854, USA
    AIHAJ 61:788-97. 2000
    ..These models can be used to prioritize nonbiocidal interventions to control microbial contamination of the bulk MWF and the air...
  19. doi request reprint Regression models for public health surveillance data: a simulation study
    H Kim
    University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    Occup Environ Med 66:733-9. 2009
    ..This paper compared the performance of Poisson and NB2 regression with simulated overdispersed injury surveillance data...
  20. pmc Risk of upper aerodigestive tract cancers in a case-cohort study of autoworkers exposed to metalworking fluids
    A Zeka
    Work Environment Department, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Occup Environ Med 61:426-31. 2004
    ..To re-examine aerodigestive cancer risk in a cohort of autoworkers exposed to metal working fluids (MWF), using improved case definition and more recently diagnosed cases...
  21. ncbi request reprint Respiratory health of automobile workers and exposures to metal-working fluid aerosols: lung spirometry
    E A Eisen
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:443-53. 2001
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  22. ncbi request reprint Inter-method agreement between O*NET and survey measures of psychosocial exposure among healthcare industry employees
    Manuel Cifuentes
    University of Massachusetts Lowell, Work Environment, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:545-53. 2007
    ..Imputed job characteristics had been used as proxy of exposure to working conditions. O*NET database provides job information that could be useful to evaluate psychosocial working conditions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Role of underlying pulmonary obstruction in short-term airway response to metal working fluid exposure: a reanalysis
    Ariana Zeka
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 43:286-90. 2003
    ..We reanalyzed a previously published study on MWF exposure and cross-shift pulmonary function to further evaluate this finding...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol and tobacco on aerodigestive cancer risks: a meta-regression analysis
    Ariana Zeka
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:897-906. 2003
    ..The objective was to produce summary risk estimates with uniform methods and on uniform exposure scales so that the magnitudes of the risks could be compared across tumor sites...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer incidence in relation to time windows of exposure to metalworking fluids in the auto industry
    Ilir Agalliu
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 16:664-71. 2005
    ..Our objective was to further explore this finding in a study of prostate cancer incidence in the same cohort, with reduced misclassification of outcome...
  26. ncbi request reprint A biological approach to characterizing exposure to metalworking fluids and risk of prostate cancer (United States)
    Ilir Agalliu
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:323-31. 2005
    ..In a cohort of autoworkers we characterized exposure to metalworking fluids (MWF) into age windows with homogenous biological risk for prostate cancer, and examined exposure-response relationships using semi-parametric modeling...
  27. doi request reprint The association of major depressive episodes with income inequality and the human development index
    Manuel Cifuentes
    Work Environment Department, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, Kitson Hall 200, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:529-39. 2008
    ..39), one would expect to see an increase in the prevalence of MDE from 4.0% to 6.2%. These findings raise important questions about the role of income inequality on social forces that can lead to depression...
  28. ncbi request reprint Registry-based case-control studies of liver cancer and cancers of the biliary tract nested in a cohort of autoworkers exposed to metalworking fluids
    Judith A Bardin
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:205-11. 2005
    ..Results are presented for a registry-based study of hepatobiliary cancer (liver and biliary tract) nested in a cohort of workers from three automobile manufacturing plants with potential exposure to metalworking fluids...
  29. ncbi request reprint Smoking at age 18-20 and suicide during 26 years of follow-up-how can the association be explained?
    Tomas Hemmingsson
    Division of Occupational Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 32:1000-4. 2003
    ..The aim of this cohort study was to analyse the role of smoking and other potential risk factors measured in adolescence on subsequent suicide...
  30. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to metalworking fluids and risk of breast cancer among female autoworkers
    Deborah Thompson
    Center for Family and Community Health, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02108, USA
    Am J Ind Med 47:153-60. 2005
    ..Previous studies have observed increased risks of several cancers among MWF-exposed workers. We hypothesized that MWF may be associated with risk of breast cancer because they can contain carcinogenic or endocrine-disrupting chemicals...
  31. doi request reprint Cancer incidence among male Massachusetts firefighters, 1987-2003
    Dongmug Kang
    Department of Preventive and Occupational Medicine, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Busan, Korea
    Am J Ind Med 51:329-35. 2008
    ..Firefighters are known to be exposed to recognized or probable carcinogens. Previous studies have found elevated risks of several types of cancers in firefighters...
  32. pmc Bias in occupational epidemiology studies
    Neil Pearce
    Centre for Public Health Research, Massey University Wellington Campus, Wellington, New Zealand
    Occup Environ Med 64:562-8. 2007
    ..However, it is also important to attempt to assess the likely direction and strength of biases that cannot be avoided or controlled...
  33. ncbi request reprint Parental smoking and lung function: misclassification due to background exposure to passive smoking
    Giuseppe M Corbo
    Department of Respiratory Physiology, Catholic University, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Respir Med 101:768-73. 2007
    ..Negative results on the effect of parental smoking on lung function should be revisited if background exposure has not been considered in the analysis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Adolescent mental health predicts quitting smoking in adulthood: a longitudinal analysis
    Tomas Hemmingsson
    Division of Occupational Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 18:66-70. 2008
    ..The objective was to analyse a unique longitudinal data set to shed light on the direction of causality and to distinguish between these alternative explanations...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Knee pain and associated occupational factors: a systematic review]
    Marcelo Cozzensa da Silva
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Epidemiologia, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:1763-75. 2007
    ..Knee pain prevalence in the previous 12 months ranged from 11.2% to 60.9%. The main associated factors were: female gender, older age, high body mass index, kneeling working position, and lifting at work...
  36. ncbi request reprint Texaco and its consultants
    Jaime Breilh
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:217-20. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Injuries and assaults in a long-term psychiatric care facility: an epidemiologic study
    Douglas Myers
    University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    AAOHN J 53:489-98. 2005
    ..Work organization factors should be taken into consideration when developing interventions...
  38. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal pain in ragpickers in a southern city in Brazil
    Marcelo C da Silva
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Department of Social Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Am J Ind Med 49:327-36. 2006
    ..Their life and working conditions are extremely precarious. The ergonomic hazards and musculoskeletal pain in a sample of ragpickers in Pelotas, a city in southern Brazil are examined...
  39. doi request reprint Reanalysis: lessons great and small
    David Kriebel
    Occup Environ Med 65:368-70. 2008
  40. ncbi request reprint The social distribution of risk at work: acute injuries and physical assaults among healthcare workers working in a long-term care facility
    Douglas J Myers
    Duke University, Community and Family Medicine, 2200 W Main Street, Suite 700, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:794-806. 2007
    ..New hypotheses are proposed to explore how social norms and expectations affect the way workers interact with each other and shape the distribution of risk among workgroup members...
  41. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to solvents and the risk of lymphomas
    Lucia Miligi
    Istituto Toscano Tumori, Unit of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology, Centre for Study and Prevention of Cancer, Via di S Salvi 12, 50135 Florence, Italy
    Epidemiology 17:552-61. 2006
    ..The present investigation aimed to evaluate the association between exposure to solvents and lymphomas (Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin) in a large population-based, multicenter, case-control study in Italy...
  42. pmc Selecting appropriate study designs to address specific research questions in occupational epidemiology
    Harvey Checkoway
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:633-8. 2007
    ..limitations of conventional study designs including cohort studies, cross-sectional studies, repeated measures studies, case-control (industry- and community-based) studies, and more recently developed variants of the nested case-control..