Susan Woskie

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Field comparison of impingers and treated filters for sampling of total aliphatic isocyanates with the MAP reagent
    D Bello
    University of Massachusetts Lowell, Department of Work Environment, One University Ave, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 63:790-6. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Retrospective exposure assessment of perfluorooctanoic acid serum concentrations at a fluoropolymer manufacturing plant
    Susan R Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:1025-37. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint World Trade Center disaster: assessment of responder occupations, work locations, and job tasks
    Susan R Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 54:681-95. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Understanding workplace processes and factors that influence exposures to engineered nanomaterials
    Susan R Woskie
    School of Health and Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell 01854, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 16:365-77. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Workplace practices for engineered nanomaterial manufacturers
    Susan Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 2:685-92. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Determinants of isocyanate exposures in auto body repair and refinishing shops
    S R Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, 01854, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 48:393-403. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Nanoparticles from photocopiers induce oxidative stress and upper respiratory tract inflammation in healthy volunteers
    Madhu Khatri
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Nanotoxicology 7:1014-27. 2013
  8. pmc Evaluation of cytotoxic, genotoxic and inflammatory responses of nanoparticles from photocopiers in three human cell lines
    Madhu Khatri
    Department of Work Environment, One University Avenue, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 0185, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 10:42. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Reducing silica and dust exposures in construction during use of powered concrete-cutting hand tools: efficacy of local exhaust ventilation on hammer drills
    S Shepherd
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:42-51. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the NIOSH draft method 5525 for determination of the total reactive isocyanate group (TRIG) for aliphatic isocyanates in autobody repair shops. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
    D Bello
    University of Massachusetts Lowell, Department of Work Environment, 01854, USA
    J Environ Monit 4:351-60. 2002

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Field comparison of impingers and treated filters for sampling of total aliphatic isocyanates with the MAP reagent
    D Bello
    University of Massachusetts Lowell, Department of Work Environment, One University Ave, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 63:790-6. 2002
    ..Factors that might have influenced the observed sampler agreement are also discussed. It is concluded that MAP impregnated filters can be successfully used for sampling of slow curing total aliphatic isocyanates in air...
  2. doi request reprint Retrospective exposure assessment of perfluorooctanoic acid serum concentrations at a fluoropolymer manufacturing plant
    Susan R Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 56:1025-37. 2012
    ..8 for internal data comparisons and 0.6 for external data comparisons). These annualized PFOA serum estimates will be used in a series of morbidity and mortality studies of this worker cohort...
  3. ncbi request reprint World Trade Center disaster: assessment of responder occupations, work locations, and job tasks
    Susan R Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 54:681-95. 2011
    ..To date there have been no comprehensive reports of the work performedby 9/11 World Trade Center responders...
  4. ncbi request reprint Understanding workplace processes and factors that influence exposures to engineered nanomaterials
    Susan R Woskie
    School of Health and Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell 01854, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 16:365-77. 2010
    ..We recommend that auxiliary data be collected systematically, along with exposure measurements, to enable analysis of exposure factors as well as the pooling of data across studies...
  5. doi request reprint Workplace practices for engineered nanomaterial manufacturers
    Susan Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 2:685-92. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Determinants of isocyanate exposures in auto body repair and refinishing shops
    S R Woskie
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, 01854, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 48:393-403. 2004
    ..Identification of these key exposure determinants will be useful in targeting exposure evaluation and control efforts to reduce isocyanate exposures...
  7. doi request reprint Nanoparticles from photocopiers induce oxidative stress and upper respiratory tract inflammation in healthy volunteers
    Madhu Khatri
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Nanotoxicology 7:1014-27. 2013
    ..We conclude that NPs from photocopiers induce upper airway inflammation and oxidative stress...
  8. pmc Evaluation of cytotoxic, genotoxic and inflammatory responses of nanoparticles from photocopiers in three human cell lines
    Madhu Khatri
    Department of Work Environment, One University Avenue, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 0185, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 10:42. 2013
    ..To further understand the toxicological properties of copier-emitted nanoparticles, we studied in-vitro their ability to induce cytotoxicity, pro-inflammatory cytokine release, DNA damage, and apoptosis in relevant human cell lines...
  9. doi request reprint Reducing silica and dust exposures in construction during use of powered concrete-cutting hand tools: efficacy of local exhaust ventilation on hammer drills
    S Shepherd
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:42-51. 2009
    ..71 mg/m(3) to a range of 0.124 to 0.403 mg/m(3) in the inhalable size fraction. Reductions in dust concentrations while using the four LEV systems were not statistically significantly different from each other...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the NIOSH draft method 5525 for determination of the total reactive isocyanate group (TRIG) for aliphatic isocyanates in autobody repair shops. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
    D Bello
    University of Massachusetts Lowell, Department of Work Environment, 01854, USA
    J Environ Monit 4:351-60. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint Exposure-response models based on extended follow-up of a cohort mortality study in the automobile industry
    E A Eisen
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts, Lowell 01854, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 27:240-9. 2001
    ..Additional follow-up increased the power to detect modest elevations in mortality rates in association with specific types of MWF, including synthetic fluids not in widespread use until the 1970s...
  12. ncbi request reprint A strategy to reduce healthy worker effect in a cross-sectional study of asthma and metalworking fluids
    E A Eisen
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell 01854, USA
    Am J Ind Med 31:671-7. 1997
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  13. 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
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Variability in risk factors for knee injury in construction
    SangWoo Tak
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 6:113-20. 2009
    ..Homogenous exposure groups are not easily defined from the readily available organizational features of construction work...
  15. doi request reprint A review of published quantitative experimental studies on factors affecting laboratory fume hood performance
    Kwangseog Ahn
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 5:735-53. 2008
    ..An evaluation of the performance of a laboratory fume hood should be performed with a human subject or a mannequin in front of the hood and should address the effects of the activities performed by a hood user...
  16. 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...