Janneane F Gent

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Household mold and dust allergens: exposure, sensitization and childhood asthma morbidity
    Janneane F Gent
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Environ Res 118:86-93. 2012
  2. pmc Levels of household mold associated with respiratory symptoms in the first year of life in a cohort at risk for asthma
    Janneane F Gent
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:A781-6. 2002
  3. pmc Symptoms and medication use in children with asthma and traffic-related sources of fine particle pollution
    Janneane F Gent
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1168-74. 2009
  4. pmc Association of pediatric asthma severity with exposure to common household dust allergens
    Janneane F Gent
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, One Church Street, 6th Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Environ Res 109:768-74. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of low-level ozone and fine particles with respiratory symptoms in children with asthma
    Janneane F Gent
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric, and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06510, USA
    JAMA 290:1859-67. 2003
  6. pmc Respiratory symptoms among infants at risk for asthma: association with surfactant protein A haplotypes
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:15. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Exposure to NO2 and nitrous acid and respiratory symptoms in the first year of life
    Robert T van Strien
    Yale School of Public Health, Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Epidemiology 15:471-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of early-onset otitis media in infants and exposure to household mould
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:441-7. 2004
  9. pmc Household levels of nitrogen dioxide and pediatric asthma severity
    Kathleen Belanger
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Yale University School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Epidemiology 24:320-30. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Indoor heating sources and respiratory symptoms in nonsmoking women
    Elizabeth W Triche
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Epidemiology 16:377-84. 2005

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Publications24

  1. pmc Household mold and dust allergens: exposure, sensitization and childhood asthma morbidity
    Janneane F Gent
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Environ Res 118:86-93. 2012
    ..Few studies address concurrent exposures to common household allergens, specific allergen sensitization and childhood asthma morbidity...
  2. pmc Levels of household mold associated with respiratory symptoms in the first year of life in a cohort at risk for asthma
    Janneane F Gent
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:A781-6. 2002
    ..We conclude that infants in this high-risk group who are exposed to high levels of Penicillium are at significant risk for wheeze and persistent cough...
  3. pmc Symptoms and medication use in children with asthma and traffic-related sources of fine particle pollution
    Janneane F Gent
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1168-74. 2009
    ..5))] is a potential factor in the exacerbation of asthma. National air quality particle standards consider total mass, not composition or sources, and may not protect against health impacts related to specific components...
  4. pmc Association of pediatric asthma severity with exposure to common household dust allergens
    Janneane F Gent
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, One Church Street, 6th Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Environ Res 109:768-74. 2009
    ..Reducing exposure to household dust inhalant allergens has been proposed as one strategy to reduce asthma...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of low-level ozone and fine particles with respiratory symptoms in children with asthma
    Janneane F Gent
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric, and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06510, USA
    JAMA 290:1859-67. 2003
    ..Exposure to ozone and particulate matter of 2.5 microm or less (PM2.5) in air at levels above current US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards is a risk factor for respiratory symptoms in children with asthma...
  6. pmc Respiratory symptoms among infants at risk for asthma: association with surfactant protein A haplotypes
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:15. 2007
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  7. ncbi request reprint Exposure to NO2 and nitrous acid and respiratory symptoms in the first year of life
    Robert T van Strien
    Yale School of Public Health, Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Epidemiology 15:471-8. 2004
    ..We estimate the independent effects of exposure to nitrogen dioxide and nitrous acid on respiratory symptoms during the first year of life...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of early-onset otitis media in infants and exposure to household mould
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:441-7. 2004
    ..We also found associations between day-care outside of the home and birth during the summer or fall season with early otitis media. This study is suggestive of a relationship between otitis media and mould that warrants further study...
  9. pmc Household levels of nitrogen dioxide and pediatric asthma severity
    Kathleen Belanger
    Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Yale University School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Epidemiology 24:320-30. 2013
    ..S. households. We investigated the effects of indoor NO2 exposure on asthma severity among an ethnically and economically diverse sample of children, controlling for season and indoor allergen exposure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Indoor heating sources and respiratory symptoms in nonsmoking women
    Elizabeth W Triche
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Epidemiology 16:377-84. 2005
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  11. pmc Association of indoor nitrogen dioxide exposure with respiratory symptoms in children with asthma
    Kathleen Belanger
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric, and Environmental Epidemiology, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:297-303. 2006
    ..Chronic exposure to indoor nitrogen dioxide (NO2) is a public health concern. Over half of U.S. households have a source of NO2, and experimental data suggest potential for adverse respiratory effects...
  12. pmc Low-level ozone exposure and respiratory symptoms in infants
    Elizabeth W Triche
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric, and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:911-6. 2006
    ..Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ozone standards may not protect sensitive individuals. In this study we examined respiratory effects of ozone in infants who may be vulnerable, particularly if they are children of asthmatic mothers...
  13. pmc Upper respiratory tract microbial communities, acute otitis media pathogens, and antibiotic use in healthy and sick children
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Department of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:6262-70. 2012
    ..51; 95% CI, 0.31 to 0.83). An increased understanding of polymicrobial interactions will facilitate the development of effective AOM prevention strategies...
  14. pmc Viral-bacterial interactions and risk of acute otitis media complicating upper respiratory tract infection
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale School of Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:3750-5. 2011
    ..Acute otitis media prevention efforts should consider methods for reducing infections caused by respiratory syncytial virus, bocavirus, and adenovirus in addition to acute otitis media bacterial pathogens...
  15. pmc Integrated exposure modeling: a model using GIS and GLM
    Theodore R Holford
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Stat Med 29:116-29. 2010
    ..In the second example, estimated levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO(2)) from the model, as well as a separate spatial model, were used to analyze traffic-related health effects in a study of 761 infants...
  16. pmc Relationship between birth weight and exposure to airborne fine particulate potassium and titanium during gestation
    Michelle L Bell
    Yale University, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, 195 Prospect St, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Environ Res 117:83-9. 2012
    ..Our results indicate that exposure to airborne potassium and titanium during pregnancy is associated with lower birth weight. Associations may relate to chemical components of sources producing K and Ti...
  17. pmc Association of surfactant protein A polymorphisms with otitis media in infants at risk for asthma
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    BMC Med Genet 7:68. 2006
    ....
  18. pmc Prenatal exposure to fine particulate matter and birth weight: variations by particulate constituents and sources
    Michelle L Bell
    Yale University, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Epidemiology 21:884-91. 2010
    ..Exposure to fine particles (PM2.5) during pregnancy has been linked to lower birth weight; however, the chemical composition of PM2.5 varies widely. The health effects of PM2.5 constituents are unknown...
  19. doi request reprint Associations of PM₂.₅ constituents and sources with hospital admissions: analysis of four counties in Connecticut and Massachusetts (USA) for persons ≥ 65 years of age
    Michelle L Bell
    School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 122:138-44. 2014
    ..5 and hospital admissions. The chemical composition of particles varies across locations and time periods. Identifying the most harmful constituents and sources is an important health and regulatory concern...
  20. ncbi request reprint Infant otitis media and the use of secondary heating sources
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    Epidemiology 15:13-20. 2004
    ..This prospective study investigated the association of exposure to indoor secondary heating sources with otitis media and recurrent otitis media risk in infants...
  21. pmc Microbial communities of the upper respiratory tract and otitis media in children
    Alison S Laufer
    Yale School of Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    MBio 2:e00245-10. 2011
    ..Increased understanding of upper respiratory tract microbial communities will contribute to the development of otitis media treatment and prevention strategies...
  22. pmc Capacity of serotype 19A and 15B/C Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates for experimental otitis media: Implications for the conjugate vaccine
    Alison S Laufer
    Division of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, United States
    Vaccine 28:2450-7. 2010
    ..Serotype 19A is included in new conjugate vaccine formulations while serotype 15B/C is not. Non-capsular vaccine targets will be important in disease prevention efforts...
  23. pmc Microbial interactions during upper respiratory tract infections
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1584-91. 2008
    ..influenzae and S. aureus. Polymicrobial interactions differed by number and species of bacteria present. Antimicrobial therapy and vaccination strategies targeting specific bacterial species may alter the flora in unforeseen ways...
  24. ncbi request reprint Peak expiratory flow rate variability is not affected by home combustion sources in a group of nonsmoking women
    William S Beckett
    Department of Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 61:176-82. 2006
    ..88; 95% CI = 1.59-5.21) and black or Hispanic ethnicity (OR = 2.02; 95% CI = 1.27-3.22), but was not associated with use of any supplementary home combustion sources among either asthmatic or nonasthmatic women...