Beate R Ritz

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Well-water consumption and Parkinson's disease in rural California
    Nicole M Gatto
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1912-8. 2009
  2. pmc Environmental public health tracking of childhood asthma using California health interview survey, traffic, and outdoor air pollution data
    Michelle Wilhelm
    Department of Epidemiology and Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1254-60. 2008
  3. pmc Ambient air pollution and autism in Los Angeles county, California
    Tracy Ann Becerra
    Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:380-6. 2013
  4. ncbi Prenatal air pollution exposure and ultrasound measures of fetal growth in Los Angeles, California
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, UCLA, 650 Charles E Young Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 130:7-13. 2014
  5. pmc Cancer and non-cancer health effects from food contaminant exposures for children and adults in California: a risk assessment
    Rainbow Vogt
    UC Davis, Department of Public Health Sciences, 1 Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Environ Health 11:83. 2012
  6. pmc α-Synuclein genetic variants predict faster motor symptom progression in idiopathic Parkinson disease
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e36199. 2012
  7. pmc An effective and efficient approach for manually improving geocoded data
    Daniel W Goldberg
    Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 7:60. 2008
  8. pmc Traffic-related air toxics and preterm birth: a population-based case-control study in Los Angeles County, California
    Michelle Wilhelm
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Environ Health 10:89. 2011
  9. pmc Longitudinal variability of time-location/activity patterns of population at different ages: a longitudinal study in California
    Xiangmei Wu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Environ Health 10:80. 2011
  10. pmc Study of Use of Products and Exposure-Related Behaviors (SUPERB): study design, methods, and demographic characteristics of cohorts
    Irva Hertz-Picciotto
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Environ Health 9:54. 2010

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. pmc Well-water consumption and Parkinson's disease in rural California
    Nicole M Gatto
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1912-8. 2009
    ..Investigators have hypothesized that consuming pesticide-contaminated well water plays a role in Parkinson's disease (PD), and several previous epidemiologic studies support this hypothesis...
  2. pmc Environmental public health tracking of childhood asthma using California health interview survey, traffic, and outdoor air pollution data
    Michelle Wilhelm
    Department of Epidemiology and Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1254-60. 2008
    ..Despite extensive evidence that air pollution affects childhood asthma, state-level and national-level tracking of asthma outcomes in relation to air pollution is limited...
  3. pmc Ambient air pollution and autism in Los Angeles county, California
    Tracy Ann Becerra
    Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:380-6. 2013
    ..The prevalence of autistic disorder (AD), a serious developmental condition, has risen dramatically over the past two decades, but high-quality population-based research addressing etiology is limited...
  4. ncbi Prenatal air pollution exposure and ultrasound measures of fetal growth in Los Angeles, California
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, UCLA, 650 Charles E Young Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 130:7-13. 2014
    ..Few previous studies examined the impact of prenatal air pollution exposures on fetal development based on ultrasound measures during pregnancy...
  5. pmc Cancer and non-cancer health effects from food contaminant exposures for children and adults in California: a risk assessment
    Rainbow Vogt
    UC Davis, Department of Public Health Sciences, 1 Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Environ Health 11:83. 2012
    ..In the absence of current cumulative dietary exposure assessments, this analysis was conducted to estimate exposure to multiple dietary contaminants for children, who are more vulnerable to toxic exposure than adults...
  6. pmc α-Synuclein genetic variants predict faster motor symptom progression in idiopathic Parkinson disease
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e36199. 2012
    ..SNCA may be a promising target for therapies and may help identify patients who will benefit most from early interventions. This is the first study to link SNCA to motor symptom decline in a longitudinal progression study...
  7. pmc An effective and efficient approach for manually improving geocoded data
    Daniel W Goldberg
    Department of Computer Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 7:60. 2008
    ..The present work investigates the time and effort required to correct geocodes contained in five health-related datasets that represent examples of data commonly used in Health GIS...
  8. pmc Traffic-related air toxics and preterm birth: a population-based case-control study in Los Angeles County, California
    Michelle Wilhelm
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Environ Health 10:89. 2011
    ..We used three exposure data sources to examine risks of preterm birth in Los Angeles women when exposed to high levels of traffic-related air pollutants--including specific toxics--during pregnancy...
  9. pmc Longitudinal variability of time-location/activity patterns of population at different ages: a longitudinal study in California
    Xiangmei Wu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Environ Health 10:80. 2011
    ..This study was designed to evaluate longitudinal variations in human time-activity patterns...
  10. pmc Study of Use of Products and Exposure-Related Behaviors (SUPERB): study design, methods, and demographic characteristics of cohorts
    Irva Hertz-Picciotto
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Environ Health 9:54. 2010
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  11. pmc Ambient air pollution and adverse birth outcomes: methodologic issues in an emerging field
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 102:182-90. 2008
    ..Investigating biological mechanisms (e.g. using ultrasound measurements and biomarkers for hypothesized pathways) is an important remaining issue...
  12. pmc Air pollution and infant death in southern California, 1989-2000
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, PO Box 951772, 650 Charles E Young Dr, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Pediatrics 118:493-502. 2006
    ..We evaluated the influence of outdoor air pollution on infant death in the South Coast Air Basin of California, an area characterized by some of the worst air quality in the United States...
  13. ncbi Ambient air pollution and preterm birth in the environment and pregnancy outcomes study at the University of California, Los Angeles
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1045-52. 2007
    ..These results confirm the importance of reducing exposure misclassification when evaluating the effect of traffic-related pollutants that vary spatially...
  14. doi Assessment of environmental exposures from agricultural pesticides in childhood leukaemia studies: challenges and opportunities
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, UCLA, School of Public Health, Box 951772, 650 Charles E Young Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 132:148-55. 2008
    ..Results from exposure validation and simulation studies and exposure measurement error issues are discussed...
  15. pmc Dopamine transporter genetic variants and pesticides in Parkinson's disease
    Beate R Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, UCLA School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:964-9. 2009
    ..Research suggests that independent and joint effects of genetic variability in the dopamine transporter (DAT) locus and pesticides may influence Parkinson's disease (PD) risk...
  16. pmc L-type calcium channel blockers and Parkinson disease in Denmark
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California at Los Angeles School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Neurol 67:600-6. 2010
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  17. pmc Statin use and Parkinson's disease in Denmark
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Mov Disord 25:1210-6. 2010
    ..Yet, further investigations into the contributions of intensity, duration, and lag periods of statin use may still be warranted...
  18. ncbi Pooled analysis of tobacco use and risk of Parkinson disease
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, 650 Charles Young Smith Dr S, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:990-7. 2007
    ..This comprehensive assessment of the apparent reduced risk of PD associated with smoking may provide important leads for treatment and prevention...
  19. pmc Can lessons from public health disease surveillance be applied to environmental public health tracking?
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:243-9. 2005
    ..Key words: environmental health, evaluation, intervention, registries, surveillance...
  20. pmc The effects of internal radiation exposure on cancer mortality in nuclear workers at Rocketdyne/Atomics International
    B Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:743-51. 2000
    ..However, causal inferences require replication of our results in other populations or confirmation with an extended follow-up of this cohort...
  21. ncbi Estimated effects of hydrazine exposure on cancer incidence and mortality in aerospace workers
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles, 90095 1772, USA
    Epidemiology 17:154-61. 2006
    ..Animal studies suggest that hydrazine is a lung carcinogen, but human studies have been rare, rather small, and limited to cancer mortality...
  22. ncbi Ambient air pollution and risk of birth defects in Southern California
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:17-25. 2002
    ..Confirmation by further studies is needed...
  23. pmc Geographic model and biomarker-derived measures of pesticide exposure and Parkinson's disease
    Beate Ritz
    UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:378-87. 2006
    ..Our environmental GIS-PUR-based approach appears to provide a valid model for assessing residential exposures to agricultural pesticides...
  24. ncbi Effects of exposure to external ionizing radiation on cancer mortality in nuclear workers monitored for radiation at Rocketdyne/Atomics International
    B Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Ind Med 35:21-31. 1999
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  25. pmc Environmental toxins and neurodegenerative diseases: a challenge for epidemiologists
    Beate Ritz
    University of California at Los Angeles, School of Public Health, Box 951772, 650 Charles E Young Drive, 90095 1772, USA
    Epidemiology 17:2-3. 2006
  26. doi Follow-up of neck and shoulder pain among sewing machine operators: The Los Angeles garment study
    Pin Chieh Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:352-60. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study is to explore factors affecting or modifying self-reported neck/shoulder pain in sewing machine operators...
  27. doi A randomized controlled trial of chair interventions on back and hip pain among sewing machine operators: the los angeles garment study
    Pin Chieh Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:255-62. 2008
    ..Determine whether an adjustable chair with a curved or a flat seat pan improved monthly back and hip pain scores in sewing machine operators...
  28. pmc Residential proximity to traffic and adverse birth outcomes in Los Angeles county, California, 1994-1996
    Michelle Wilhelm
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:207-16. 2003
    ..Our previous research and these latest results suggest exposure to traffic-related pollutants may be important...
  29. pmc Parkinson's disease and residential exposure to maneb and paraquat from agricultural applications in the central valley of California
    Sadie Costello
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:919-26. 2009
    ..17, 95% CI: 1.15, 15.16) in 1974-1989. This study provides evidence that exposure to a combination of maneb and paraquat increases PD risk, particularly in younger subjects and/or when exposure occurs at younger ages...
  30. doi Self-reported pain and physical signs for musculoskeletal disorders in the upper body region among Los Angeles garment workers
    Pin Chieh Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Work 34:79-87. 2009
    ..Also, in order to evaluate the success of an intervention, screening, or surveillance program for work related MSDs, it is important to define clearly which outcome measure best to employ...
  31. pmc Historical pesticide exposure in California using pesticide use reports and land-use surveys: an assessment of misclassification error and bias
    Rudolph P Rull
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1582-9. 2003
    ..These results underscore the importance of increasing the spatiotemporal resolution of pesticide exposure models to minimize misclassification...
  32. pmc Association between local traffic-generated air pollution and preeclampsia and preterm delivery in the south coast air basin of California
    Jun Wu
    Program in Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of California, Irvine, California 92697 7555, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1773-9. 2009
    ..Increasing evidence suggests that air pollution adversely affects pregnancy outcomes. Yet few studies have examined how local traffic-generated emissions affect preeclampsia in addition to preterm birth...
  33. pmc Local variations in CO and particulate air pollution and adverse birth outcomes in Los Angeles County, California, USA
    Michelle Wilhelm
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1212-21. 2005
    ..In addition, they confirm our suspicions about having to address local heterogeneity for these pollutants in Los Angeles...
  34. pmc Predicting traffic-related air pollution in Los Angeles using a distance decay regression selection strategy
    Jason G Su
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Environ Res 109:657-70. 2009
    ..g., > 5000 m from expressway) and high background concentrations in certain geographic areas. This paper represents the first attempt to model traffic-related air pollutants at a fine scale within such a complex and large urban region...
  35. pmc Paraoxonase 1, agricultural organophosphate exposure, and Parkinson disease
    Angelika D Manthripragada
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Epidemiology 21:87-94. 2010
    ..Susceptibility to pesticides may be modified by genetic variants of xenobiotic enzymes, such as paraoxonase, that play a role in metabolizing some organophosphates...
  36. pmc Adjustment for response bias via two-phase analysis: an application
    Katherine J Hoggatt
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Epidemiology 20:872-9. 2009
    ..We use data from a study of air pollution and birth outcomes to illustrate how a 2-phase analysis can yield less biased and more precise results...
  37. pmc Paternal support and preterm birth, and the moderation of effects of chronic stress: a study in Los Angeles county mothers
    Jo Kay C Ghosh
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California, Los Angeles, 650 Charles E Young Dr South, CHS 71 254, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 13:327-38. 2010
    ..15 [95%CI 0.92, 5.03]), but women with greater support had no increased risk with moderate-to-high chronic stress (OR 1.13 [95%CI 0.94, 1.35]). Paternal support may moderate the effects of chronic stress on the risk of preterm delivery...
  38. ncbi Estimated effects of solvents and mineral oils on cancer incidence and mortality in a cohort of aerospace workers
    Yingxu Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:249-58. 2005
    ..A retrospective cohort study of workers employed at a California aerospace company between 1950 and 1993 was conducted; it examined cancer mortality from exposures to the rocket fuel hydrazine...
  39. doi Exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and missed abortion in early pregnancy in a Chinese population
    Jun Wu
    Program in Public Health and Department of Epidemiology, College of Health Sciences, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Sci Total Environ 408:2312-8. 2010
    ..High PAH exposure has been associated with low birth weight, intrauterine growth restriction, and preterm birth, but little is known about its impact on adverse outcomes in early pregnancy such as in-utero fetal death...
  40. doi Outdoor air pollution and uncontrolled asthma in the San Joaquin Valley, California
    Ying Ying Meng
    UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:142-7. 2010
    ..Using California Health Interview Survey data, the authors examined associations between air pollution and asthma morbidity in this region...
  41. ncbi Validation of self-reported proximity to agricultural crops in a case-control study of neural tube defects
    Rudolph P Rull
    Center for Health Policy Research, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:147-55. 2006
    ..These results suggest differential reporting between case and control mothers as well as an influence from maternal demographic characteristics on reporting accuracy...
  42. ncbi Traffic and outdoor air pollution levels near residences and poorly controlled asthma in adults
    Ying Ying Meng
    UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 98:455-63. 2007
    ..Air pollution may exacerbate asthma...
  43. pmc Glutathione S-transferase mu, omega, pi, and theta class variants and smoking in Parkinson's disease
    Angelika D Wahner
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Neurosci Lett 413:274-8. 2007
    ..54, 95% CI: 0.32-0.90). Results were similar when combining all races. These findings and the paucity of similar studies suggest a need for further inquiry into the association between GSTs, smoking, and PD risk...
  44. pmc Preterm birth: the interaction of traffic-related air pollution with economic hardship in Los Angeles neighborhoods
    Ninez A Ponce
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:140-8. 2005
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  45. pmc Statin use and the risk of Parkinson disease
    Angelika D Wahner
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, 650 Charles E Young Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Neurology 70:1418-22. 2008
    ..To investigate associations between statin (3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitor) use and Parkinson disease (PD)...
  46. ncbi Nested case-control study of occupational physical activity and prostate cancer among workers using a job exposure matrix
    Anusha Krishnadasan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:107-14. 2008
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  47. ncbi Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may protect against Parkinson disease
    Angelika D Wahner
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Box 951772, 650 Charles E Young Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Neurology 69:1836-42. 2007
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  48. pmc Outdoor air pollution, family and neighborhood environment, and asthma in LA FANS children
    Michelle Wilhelm
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Health Place 15:25-36. 2009
    ..Pollutant levels were not correlated with neighborhood support. Even after adjustment for social environment characteristics, LA FANS children living in high O(3), PM(10), and CO areas appeared to have worse asthma morbidity...
  49. ncbi Nested case-control study of occupational chemical exposures and prostate cancer in aerospace and radiation workers
    Anusha Krishnadasan
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:383-90. 2007
    ..Previous studies examining associations suffered from limitations including the reliance on mortality data and inadequate exposure assessment...
  50. ncbi Inflammatory cytokine gene polymorphisms and increased risk of Parkinson disease
    Angelika D Wahner
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:836-40. 2007
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  51. doi Are frequent asthma symptoms among low-income individuals related to heavy traffic near homes, vulnerabilities, or both?
    Ying Ying Meng
    UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:343-50. 2008
    ..To investigate whether frequent asthma symptoms (daily/weekly symptoms) can be attributed to traffic-related exposures, poverty, and/or vulnerabilities...
  52. pmc Replication of GWAS associations for GAK and MAPT in Parkinson's disease
    Shannon L Rhodes
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Ann Hum Genet 75:195-200. 2011
    ..14) did not replicate in our study population. While MAPT has been considered a PD candidate gene and has been observed in association with PD in other GWAS, GAK is a new candidate for investigation in future studies...
  53. ncbi Control selection and pesticide exposure assessment via GIS in prostate cancer studies
    Jennifer C Marusek
    University of California Los Angeles, 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:S109-16. 2006
    ..The utility of a geographic information system (GIS)-based model for assessing residential exposure to pesticides is examined in a population-based case-control setting among groups easily recruited as control subjects...
  54. pmc Clinical characteristics in early Parkinson's disease in a central California population-based study
    Gail A Kang
    Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Mov Disord 20:1133-42. 2005
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  55. ncbi A randomized controlled trial evaluating the effects of new task chairs on shoulder and neck pain among sewing machine operators: the Los Angeles garment study
    David M Rempel
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:931-8. 2007
    ..This is a 4-month randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effect of chair design on neck/shoulder pain among sewing machine operators...
  56. pmc Estimated effects of disinfection by-products on preterm birth in a population served by a single water utility
    Chad Lewis
    Environmental Science and Engineering Program, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:290-5. 2007
    ..We evaluated the association between drinking-water disinfection by-products and preterm births using improved exposure assessment and more appropriate analysis methods than used in prior studies...
  57. pmc Genetics of iron regulation and the possible role of iron in Parkinson's disease
    Shannon L Rhodes
    Medical Genetics Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Neurobiol Dis 32:183-95. 2008
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Research Grants17

  1. Registry Study of Parkinsons Disease in Denmark
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed research cannot be performed in the US due to a lack of population PD registries that would provide access to such a large number of cases and valid methods for control recruitment from the general population. ..
  2. Air Pollution and Adverse Birth Outcomes
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Air Pollution and Adverse Birth Outcomes
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. PARKINSON'S DISEASES SUSCEPTIBILITY GENES AND PESTICIDES
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Ergonomic Interventions for Garment Work
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide employers, employees and public agencies with evidence of the effectiveness of ergonomic interventions in order to guide health and safety policy. ..
  6. PARKINSON'S DISEASES SUSCEPTIBILITY GENES AND PESTICIDES
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Registry Study of Parkinsons Disease in Denmark
    Beate R Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research cannot be performed in the US due to a lack of population PD registries that would provide access to such a large number of cases and valid methods for control recruitment from the general population. ..
  8. PARKINSON'S DISEASES SUSCEPTIBILITY GENES AND PESTICIDES
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Air Pollution and Adverse Birth Outcomes
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. PARKINSON'S DISEASES SUSCEPTIBILITY GENES AND PESTICIDES
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Ergonomic Interventions for Garment Work
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study will provide employers, employees and public agencies with evidence of the effectiveness of ergonomic interventions in order to guide health and safety policy. ..
  12. PARKINSON'S DISEASES SUSCEPTIBILITY GENES AND PESTICIDES
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Registry Study of Parkinson's Disease in Denmark
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed research cannot be performed in the US due to a lack of population PD registries that would provide access to such a large number of cases and valid methods for control recruitment from the general population. ..
  14. Registry Study of Parkinson's Disease in Denmark
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed research cannot be performed in the US due to a lack of population PD registries that would provide access to such a large number of cases and valid methods for control recruitment from the general population. ..
  15. Ergonomic Interventions for Garment Work
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will provide employers, employees and public agencies with evidence of the effectiveness of ergonomic interventions in order to guide health and safety policy. ..
  16. Air Pollution and Adverse Birth Outcomes
    Beate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..