G M Marsh

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Methodology to improve data quality from chart review in the managed care setting
    Laura D Cassidy
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Graduates School of Public Health, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:787-93. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns among workers in a US pharmaceutical production plant
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:112-22. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns among industrial workers exposed to chloroprene and other substances. II. Mortality in relation to exposure
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:301-16. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Long-term health experience of jet engine manufacturing workers: VIII. glioblastoma incidence in relation to workplace experiences with parts and processes
    Gary M Marsh
    Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:690-708. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Long-term health experience of jet engine manufacturing workers: II. Total and cause-specific mortality excluding central nervous system neoplasms
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1117-29. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Pharyngeal cancer mortality among chemical plant workers exposed to formaldehyde
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Toxicol Ind Health 18:257-68. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Reevaluation of mortality risks from leukemia in the formaldehyde cohort study of the National Cancer Institute
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 40:113-24. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Mis-specified and non-robust mortality risk models for nasopharyngeal cancer in the National Cancer Institute formaldehyde worker cohort study
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 47:59-67. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Reevaluation of mortality risks from nasopharyngeal cancer in the formaldehyde cohort study of the National Cancer Institute
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 42:275-83. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns among industrial workers exposed to chloroprene and other substances. I. General mortality patterns
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:285-300. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Methodology to improve data quality from chart review in the managed care setting
    Laura D Cassidy
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Graduates School of Public Health, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:787-93. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns among workers in a US pharmaceutical production plant
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:112-22. 2005
    ..To examine mortality among workers in a pharmaceutical production plant and to address community concerns about 1980 to 1990 increases in local county cancer mortality rates...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns among industrial workers exposed to chloroprene and other substances. II. Mortality in relation to exposure
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:301-16. 2007
    ..Youk, J. Buchanich, M. Cunningham, N. Esmen, T. Hall, M. Phillips, Mortality patterns among industrial workers exposed to chloroprene and other substances. I. General mortality patterns, Chem.-Biol. Interact., submitted for publication]...
  4. doi request reprint Long-term health experience of jet engine manufacturing workers: VIII. glioblastoma incidence in relation to workplace experiences with parts and processes
    Gary M Marsh
    Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:690-708. 2013
    ..To determine whether glioblastoma (GB) incidence rates among jet engine manufacturing workers were associated with workplace experiences with specific parts produced and processes performed...
  5. doi request reprint Long-term health experience of jet engine manufacturing workers: II. Total and cause-specific mortality excluding central nervous system neoplasms
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1117-29. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Pharyngeal cancer mortality among chemical plant workers exposed to formaldehyde
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Toxicol Ind Health 18:257-68. 2002
    ..To assess the possible relationship between formaldehyde exposure and mortality risk from pharyngeal cancer (PC), in particular nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reevaluation of mortality risks from leukemia in the formaldehyde cohort study of the National Cancer Institute
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 40:113-24. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Mis-specified and non-robust mortality risk models for nasopharyngeal cancer in the National Cancer Institute formaldehyde worker cohort study
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 47:59-67. 2007
    ..Thus, the 2004 IARC decision to reclassify formaldehyde as a Group 1 substance should be reconsidered...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reevaluation of mortality risks from nasopharyngeal cancer in the formaldehyde cohort study of the National Cancer Institute
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 42:275-83. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns among industrial workers exposed to chloroprene and other substances. I. General mortality patterns
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:285-300. 2007
    ..submitted for publication)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Employment as a welder and Parkinson disease among heavy equipment manufacturing workers
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1031-46. 2006
    ..We investigated whether employment as a welder with potential exposure to manganese and other substances is associated with Parkinson disease (PD), parkinsonism or related neurological disorders, or accelerates the age of onset of PD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mortality patterns among workers exposed to acrylamide: updated follow up
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:82-95. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to update the mortality experience of a cohort of workers with and without potential exposure to acrylamide (AMD) at three U.S. plants (n = 8508) and one plant in The Netherlands (n = 344)...
  13. doi request reprint Long-term health experience of jet engine manufacturing workers: I. Mortality from central nervous system neoplasms
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1099-116. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint The Drake Health Registry Study: findings from fifteen years of continuous bladder cancer screening
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Ind Med 43:142-8. 2003
    ..The Drake Health Registry Study (DHRS) is an ongoing bladder cancer screening program initiated in 1986 due to workers' probable past exposure to the bladder carcinogen, beta-naphthylamine (BNA)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Historical cohort study of US man-made vitreous fiber production workers: I. 1992 fiberglass cohort follow-up: initial findings
    G M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:741-56. 2001
    ..The primary focus of ongoing analyses is to determine the extent to which our present findings are robust to alternative characterizations of exposure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Work in the metal industry and nasopharyngeal cancer mortality among formaldehyde-exposed workers
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 48:308-19. 2007
    ..To investigate further the possibility that the large nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC) mortality excess among a cohort of formaldehyde-exposed workers may be related to occupational factors external to the study plant...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reevaluation of lung cancer risk in the acrylonitrile cohort study of the National Cancer Institute and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
    G M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 27:5-13. 2001
    ..The present study provides additional analyses of data obtained earlier on lung cancer risk among workers with acrylonitrile exposure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Historical cohort study of US man-made vitreous fiber production workers: VI. Respiratory system cancer standardized mortality ratios adjusted for the confounding effect of cigarette smoking
    G M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:803-8. 2001
    ..They also suggest that the use of local county mortality rate-based SMRs may not help to adjust for cigarette smoking to the degree suggested by some investigators...
  19. ncbi request reprint Historical cohort study of US man-made vitreous fiber production workers: II. Mortality from mesothelioma
    G M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:757-66. 2001
    ..19 expected deaths (local county comparison). We conclude that the overall mortality risk from malignant mesothelioma does not seem to be elevated in the US MMVF cohort...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mortality among chemical plant workers exposed to acrylonitrile and other substances
    G M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15621, USA
    Am J Ind Med 36:423-36. 1999
    ..To examine the association between exposure to acrylonitrile (AN) and cancer mortality by performing an independent and extended historical cohort study of workers from a chemical plant in Lima, Ohio included in a recent NCI-NIOSH study...
  21. ncbi request reprint Historical cohort study of US man-made vitreous fiber production workers: IV. Quantitative exposure-response analysis of the nested case-control study of respiratory system cancer
    R A Stone
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:779-92. 2001
    ..No positive associations were identified between RSC risk and any of the other exposures considered in this case-control study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Historical cohort study of US man-made vitreous fiber production workers: III. Analysis of exposure-weighted measures of respirable fibers and formaldehyde in the nested case-control study of respiratory system cancer
    A O Youk
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:767-78. 2001
    ..In the schemes considered, exposure weighting generally reduced the estimated risk of RSC...
  23. ncbi request reprint Historical cohort study of US man-made vitreous fiber production workers: V. Tobacco-smoking habits
    J M Buchanich
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 43:793-802. 2001
    ....
  24. pmc Mortality patterns among workers exposed to acrylamide: 1994 follow up
    G M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Occup Environ Med 56:181-90. 1999
    ..To update the mortality experience of a cohort of 8508 workers with potential exposure to acrylamide at three plants in the United States from 1984-94...
  25. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of lung cancer mortality in six Gila Basin, Arizona smelter towns
    G M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Environ Res 75:56-72. 1997
    ..Specific factors associated with the apparent heterogeneity in lung cancer risk across study towns cannot be identified in this community-based study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Utilizing multiple vital status tracing services optimizes mortality follow-up in large cohort studies
    L C Schall
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 11:292-6. 2001
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Methodological issues in a retrospective cancer incidence study
    Jeanine M Buchanich
    Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:112-9. 2009
    ..Despite some serious obstacles, many of which are potentially resolvable, cancer incidence studies of retrospective cohorts using multiple cancer registries are feasible...
  28. doi request reprint Pharmaceutical production workers and the risks of mortality from respiratory system cancer and lymphatic and hematopoietic tissue cancers
    Ada O Youk
    Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:903-15. 2009
    ..To evaluate further elevated mortality risks from respiratory system cancer (RSC) and lymphatic and hematopoietic tissue cancers (LHTC) in a cohort of 1466 male workers employed full-time in pharmaceutical production...
  29. doi request reprint Long-term health experience of jet engine manufacturing workers: III. Incidence of malignant central nervous system neoplasms
    Gary M Marsh
    Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 35:123-41. 2010
    ..To explore a perceived unusual occurrence of glioblastoma at one jet engine manufacturing facility located in North Haven (NH), Connecticut (CT)...
  30. doi request reprint Incomplete follow-up in the National Cancer Institute's formaldehyde worker study and the impact on subsequent reanalyses and causal evaluations
    Gary M Marsh
    Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology and Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 58:233-6. 2010
    ..We would like to inform readers about these issues and ask for a prompt corrigendum of the 2004 publication by the NCI working group since this study has played such a prominent role in causal evaluations...
  31. doi request reprint Long-term health experience of jet engine manufacturing workers: IV. A comparison of central nervous system cancer ascertainment using mortality and incidence data
    Jeanine M Buchanich
    Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:759-65. 2010
    ..To compare ascertainment of central nervous system (CNS) neoplasms with the use of mortality and incidence data as part of an occupational epidemiology study...
  32. doi request reprint Advances and current themes in occupational health and environmental public health surveillance
    Jeffrey D Shire
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 32:109-32. 2011
    ..This article provides a review of the advances and important themes within occupational health and environmental public health surveillance over the past decade...
  33. ncbi request reprint Bladder cancer among chemical workers exposed to nitrogen products and other substances
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Ind Med 42:286-95. 2002
    ..The internal population mainly comprised workers from the Nitrogen Products (NP) Division...
  34. doi request reprint Mortality patterns among workers exposed to arsenic, cadmium, and other substances in a copper smelter
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Center for Occupational Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania PA15261, USA
    Am J Ind Med 52:633-44. 2009
    ..To evaluate the long-term mortality experience of workers exposed to arsenic, cadmium, and other substances at a copper mine and smelter in Copperhill, Tennessee studied earlier as part of an industry-wide study...
  35. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with Medicaid enrollment for low-income children in the United States
    Chyongchiou J Lin
    Department of Health Services Administration, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 16:35-51. 2003
    ..Children with better health status were less likely to be enrolled in Medicaid. In addition, children whose parents were uninsured were more likely not to be enrolled in Medicaid...
  36. ncbi request reprint The Drake Health Registry Study: cause-specific mortality experience of workers potentially exposed to beta-naphthylamine
    Laura D Cassidy
    Department of Biostatistics, A 414 Crabtree Hall, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Ind Med 44:282-90. 2003
    ..To examine the cause-specific mortality experience of an occupational cohort with probable past exposure to beta-naphythylamine (BNA)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Historical cohort study of U.S. man-made vitreous fiber production workers IX: summary of 1992 mortality follow up and analysis of respiratory system cancer among female workers
    Roslyn A Stone
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:55-67. 2004
    ..Some demographic subgroups appear to be at relatively increased risk of RSC...
  38. ncbi request reprint Underascertainment of deaths using social security records: a recommended solution to a little-known problem
    Jeanine M Buchanich
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:193-4. 2005
    ..This new protocol will enable researchers to maximize vital status ascertainment while containing costs associated with death identification...
  39. ncbi request reprint A method for imputing missing data in longitudinal studies
    Ada O Youk
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:354-61. 2004
    ..In a cohort in which racial data are unknown for some persons, race-specific persons and person-years are imputed using a model-based iterative allocation algorithm (IAA)...
  40. ncbi request reprint The role of smoking and exposure to asbestos and man-made vitreous fibers in a questionable case of mesothelioma
    Gary M Marsh
    Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Ind Health 41:332-4. 2003
    ..S. cohort may have been caused by asbestos exposure...
  41. ncbi request reprint Asthma home teaching: two evaluation approaches
    Janet M Catov
    Health and Member Services, Gateway Health Plan, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
    Dis Manag 8:178-87. 2005
    ..In addition, this approach allowed for subgroup analyses to detect opportunities for program improvement...
  42. ncbi request reprint A risk assessment for occupational acrylonitrile exposure using epidemiology data
    Thomas B Starr
    TBS Associates, Raleigh, NC 27615 3700, USA
    Risk Anal 24:587-601. 2004
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint A 50-year historical cohort mortality study of workers in a pharmaceutical plant
    David G Dolan
    Merck and Company, Inc, Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889 0200, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:161-6. 2004
    ..No patterns of excess mortality risk were apparent after stratifying on age and sex or job classification. The mortality experience of this cohort was generally more favorable than that of the general population...
  44. ncbi request reprint Chemical process based reconstruction of exposures for an epidemiological study. III. Analysis of industrial hygiene samples
    Thomas A Hall
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 801 NE 13th Street, CHB 413, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:277-84. 2007
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Chemical process-based reconstruction of exposures for an epidemiological study. Part II. Estimated exposures to chloroprene and vinyl chloride
    Nurtan A Esmen
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, SPHW MC 922, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:264-76. 2007
    ..The characteristic class exposure values were used to cumulate individual exposures over time with a quantification of the potential range for exposures that are reasonably certain to ascribe correct ranking to job classes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Re: Mortality from lymphohematopoietic malignancies among workers in formaldehyde industries
    Mercedes Casanova
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:966-7; author reply 967-8. 2004
  47. doi request reprint Hospital quality performance report: an application of composite scoring
    John Fong
    BlueCross and BlueShield of North Carolina, Durham, NC 27702 2291, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:287-95. 2008
    ..Additional study is necessary to assess whether the report, as currently constructed, is sufficient to advance patient safety and quality of care in hospitals...
  48. ncbi request reprint Magnetic field exposure in a nondestructive testing operation
    Julia F Lippert
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 62:187-93. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Classification of worker exposures
    Nurtan A Esmen
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, SPHW, MC 922, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, 2121 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60622, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:245-53. 2007
    ..Thus, the trade-off between misclassification and number of exposure classes might be a satisfactory solution to this difficulty encountered in occupational epidemiology...
  50. ncbi request reprint Chemical process based reconstruction of exposures for an epidemiological study. I. Theoretical and methodological issues
    Nurtan A Esmen
    University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health SPHW, MC 922, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, 2121 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 166:254-63. 2007
    ..Properly interpreted, the limitations of modeling can be minimized to obtain scientifically reasonable results...