Cora R Roelofs

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mesothelioma and employment in massachusetts: analysis of cancer registry data 1988-2003
    Cora R Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:985-92. 2013
  2. pmc A hazardous substance exposure prevention rating method for intervention needs assessment and effectiveness evaluation: the Small Business Exposure Index
    Anthony D LaMontagne
    McCaughey Centre VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Environ Health 8:10. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Results from a community-based occupational health survey of Vietnamese-American nail salon workers
    Cora Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Kitson 200H, 1 University Ave, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:353-61. 2008
  4. pmc The Boston Safe Shops model: an integrated approach to community environmental and occupational health
    Cora Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S52-5. 2010
  5. pmc A qualitative investigation of Hispanic construction worker perspectives on factors impacting worksite safety and risk
    Cora Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Environ Health 10:84. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention strategies in industrial hygiene: a critical literature review
    Cora R Roelofs
    Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 01854, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:62-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Results of the Massachusetts methylene chloride end-users survey
    Cora R Roelofs
    Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Appl Occup Environ Hyg 18:132-7. 2003
  8. pmc Source reduction for prevention of methylene chloride hazards: cases from four industrial sectors
    Cora R Roelofs
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Smith 271, 44 Binney Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health 2:9. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Nail Salon Hazards and Health Effects
    Cora Roelofs; Fiscal Year: 2005

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Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Mesothelioma and employment in massachusetts: analysis of cancer registry data 1988-2003
    Cora R Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:985-92. 2013
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  2. pmc A hazardous substance exposure prevention rating method for intervention needs assessment and effectiveness evaluation: the Small Business Exposure Index
    Anthony D LaMontagne
    McCaughey Centre VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Environ Health 8:10. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Results from a community-based occupational health survey of Vietnamese-American nail salon workers
    Cora Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Kitson 200H, 1 University Ave, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:353-61. 2008
    ..Work-related health effects may be common in nail salon work. Chemical and musculoskeletal hazards should be reduced through product and equipment redesign...
  4. pmc The Boston Safe Shops model: an integrated approach to community environmental and occupational health
    Cora Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S52-5. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc A qualitative investigation of Hispanic construction worker perspectives on factors impacting worksite safety and risk
    Cora Roelofs
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Environ Health 10:84. 2011
    ..Hispanic workers have higher rates of injury and death on construction worksites than workers of other ethnicities. Language barriers and cultural differences have been hypothesized as reasons behind the disparate rates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention strategies in industrial hygiene: a critical literature review
    Cora R Roelofs
    Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 01854, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:62-7. 2003
    ..Intervention effectiveness was not consistently evaluated in these articles. In response to these findings, recommendations are made to improve the evaluation and promotion of effective prevention and control strategies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Results of the Massachusetts methylene chloride end-users survey
    Cora R Roelofs
    Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Appl Occup Environ Hyg 18:132-7. 2003
    ..However, research should be conducted to assess the introduction of new hazards as a result of tightened regulations on methylene chloride...
  8. pmc Source reduction for prevention of methylene chloride hazards: cases from four industrial sectors
    Cora R Roelofs
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Smith 271, 44 Binney Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health 2:9. 2003
    ..Such initiatives are popular for environmental protection, but their feasibility and effectiveness as an industrial hygiene approach have not been well described...

Research Grants1

  1. Nail Salon Hazards and Health Effects
    Cora Roelofs; Fiscal Year: 2005
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