Xiaohui Xu

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Birth weight as a risk factor for breast cancer: a meta-analysis of 18 epidemiological studies
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0231, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1169-78. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between exposure to alkylbenzenes and cardiovascular disease among National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) participants
    Xiaohui Xu
    University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:385-91. 2009
  3. pmc Health effects of air pollution on length of respiratory cancer survival
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:800. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Association between ozone exposure and onset of stroke in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA, 1994-2000
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla 32610, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 41:2-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Studying the effects of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on peripheral arterial disease in the United States
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, United States
    Sci Total Environ 461:341-7. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Residential pesticide use is associated with children's respiratory symptoms
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1281-7. 2012
  7. pmc Urinary trichlorophenol levels and increased risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder among US school-aged children
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:557-61. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Racial differences in the effects of postnatal environmental tobacco smoke on neurodevelopment
    Xiaohui Xu
    University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 101 S Newell Dr, Room 3116, Gainesville, FL 32610 0182, USA
    Pediatrics 126:705-11. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Studying associations between urinary metabolites of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and cardiovascular diseases in the United States
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, FL, USA
    Sci Total Environ 408:4943-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint PM10 air pollution exposure during pregnancy and term low birth weight in Allegheny County, PA, 1994-2000
    Xiaohui Xu
    College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:251-7. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Birth weight as a risk factor for breast cancer: a meta-analysis of 18 epidemiological studies
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0231, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1169-78. 2009
    ..Birth weight has been identified as a birth-related factor associated with the risk of breast cancer. However, the evidence is inconsistent...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between exposure to alkylbenzenes and cardiovascular disease among National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) participants
    Xiaohui Xu
    University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:385-91. 2009
    ..For the remainder of the alkylbenzes, similar statistically significant associations were observed. Further studies are needed to explore associations between these highly prevalent pollutants and CVD...
  3. pmc Health effects of air pollution on length of respiratory cancer survival
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, PO Box 100231, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:800. 2013
    ..Air pollution has been extensively and consistently linked with mortality. However, no study has investigated the health effects of air pollution on length of survival among diagnosed respiratory cancer patients...
  4. doi request reprint Association between ozone exposure and onset of stroke in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA, 1994-2000
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla 32610, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 41:2-6. 2013
    ..Epidemiological studies have shown adverse short-term effects of air pollution on health including cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. However, air pollution-related stroke has received less attention...
  5. doi request reprint Studying the effects of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on peripheral arterial disease in the United States
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, United States
    Sci Total Environ 461:341-7. 2013
    ..The associations between exposures to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and peripheral arterial disease (PAD) have not been well studied...
  6. doi request reprint Residential pesticide use is associated with children's respiratory symptoms
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1281-7. 2012
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  7. pmc Urinary trichlorophenol levels and increased risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder among US school-aged children
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:557-61. 2011
    ..Trichlorophenols (TCPs) are organochlorine compounds which are ubiquitous in the environment and well known for their carcinogenic effects. However, little is known about their neurotoxicity in humans...
  8. doi request reprint Racial differences in the effects of postnatal environmental tobacco smoke on neurodevelopment
    Xiaohui Xu
    University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 101 S Newell Dr, Room 3116, Gainesville, FL 32610 0182, USA
    Pediatrics 126:705-11. 2010
    ..We further investigated the interactions of race and serum cotinine levels with ADHD...
  9. doi request reprint Studying associations between urinary metabolites of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and cardiovascular diseases in the United States
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, FL, USA
    Sci Total Environ 408:4943-8. 2010
    ..e. 2-hydroxyfluorene) also showed a marginally significant linear trend with self-report CVD (p for trend=0.07). Further studies are necessary to explore the associations between these highly prevalent pollutants and CVD...
  10. doi request reprint PM10 air pollution exposure during pregnancy and term low birth weight in Allegheny County, PA, 1994-2000
    Xiaohui Xu
    College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:251-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to explore the association between exposure to particulate matter (PM10) during pregnancy and term low birth weight (LBW: birth weight <2,500 g and gestation age ≥ 37 weeks)...
  11. pmc Associations of serum concentrations of organochlorine pesticides with breast cancer and prostate cancer in U.S. adults
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:60-6. 2010
    ..However, epidemiologic evidence is limited and inconsistent...
  12. doi request reprint The effects of birthweight and breastfeeding on asthma among children aged 1-5 years
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States
    J Paediatr Child Health 45:646-51. 2009
    ..Asthma is a major cause of morbidity and mortality among children and has steadily increased in prevalence. The combined effect of birthweight and breastfeeding on childhood asthma remains unclear...
  13. doi request reprint Case-crossover analysis of air pollution and cardiorespiratory hospitalizations: using routinely collected health and environmental data for tracking: science and data
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:569-76. 2008
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  14. doi request reprint The effect of atmospheric particulate matter on survival of breast cancer among US females
    Hui Hu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, P O Box 100231, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:217-26. 2013
    ..The findings from this study warrant further investigation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and the risk of adult leukemia: results from the Three Mile Island cohort study
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 62:131-7. 2007
    ..06). The results from this study suggested that cigarette smoking was associated with an increased risk of adult AML. Further investigation is required to confirm these findings...
  16. pmc Association of blood cotinine level with cognitive and physical performance in non-smoking older adults
    Wajiha Z Akhtar
    Department of Epidemiology, Colleges of Medicine and College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Environ Res 121:64-70. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the association of secondhand smoke with cognitive performance and physical function using a population-based sample...
  17. doi request reprint The relationship of ambient ozone and PM(2.5) levels and asthma emergency department visits: possible influence of gender and ethnicity
    Jo Ann Glad
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 67:103-8. 2012
    ..5) had no significant effect on Caucasian Americans alone. The disparity in risk estimates by race may reflect differences in residential characteristics, exposure to ambient air pollution, or a differential effect of pollution by race...
  18. pmc Potential health impacts of heavy metals on HIV-infected population in USA
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions and College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74288. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate whether individuals living with HIV have elevated prevalence of heavy metals compared to non-HIV infected individuals in United States...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk of cancer as a result of community exposure to gasoline vapors
    Ami S Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:497-503. 2004
    ..40 (95% confidence interval: 1.09-10.24) for leukemia. These results suggest an association between living within the area affected by the Tranguch Gasoline Spill and increased risk for leukemia...
  20. pmc Ambient air pollution and hypertensive disorder of pregnancy
    Xiaohui Xu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professional and College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:13-20. 2014
    ..However, evidence of the association between air pollution and HDP is still limited, and the effects of gaseous air pollutants on HDP and their time windows of exposure have not been well studied...
  21. ncbi request reprint Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS): a significant contributor to the overall burden of type 2 diabetes in women
    Evelyn O Talbott
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:191-7. 2007
    ..g., PCOS) to the burden of type 2 diabetes in the total population of middle-aged women...
  22. doi request reprint Predicting regional space-time variation of PM2.5 with land-use regression model and MODIS data
    Liang Mao
    Department of Geography, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 19:128-38. 2012
    ..This article proposes a space-time LUR model at a regional scale by incorporating aerosol optical depth (AOD) data from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS)...
  23. pmc Demographic and clinical factors associated with persistent symptoms after West Nile virus infection
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1133-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, persistent symptoms persisted in most persons for more than six months after symptomatic WNV infection. Improved strategies for prevention and treatment are needed...
  24. doi request reprint Stock volatility and stroke mortality in a Chinese population
    Yuhao Zhang
    Department of Neurology, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:617-21. 2013
    ..This work was done to study the relationship between stock volatility and stroke mortality in Shanghai, China...