Jan Paul Zock

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of the persistence of functional and biological respiratory health effects in clean-up workers 6 years after the prestige oil spill
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute IMIM, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain Electronic address
    Environ Int 62:72-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Persistent respiratory symptoms in clean-up workers 5 years after the Prestige oil spill
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 69:508-13. 2012
  3. pmc Update on asthma and cleaners
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 10:114-20. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Functional and biological characteristics of asthma in cleaning workers
    David Vizcaya
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 107:673-83. 2013
  5. pmc The use of household cleaning sprays and adult asthma: an international longitudinal study
    Jan Paul Zock
    CREAL IMIM, Dr Aiguader 88, E 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:735-41. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Exposure to substances in the workplace and new-onset asthma: an international prospective population-based study (ECRHS-II)
    Manolis Kogevinas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet 370:336-41. 2007
  7. doi request reprint A workforce-based study of occupational exposures and asthma symptoms in cleaning workers
    David Vizcaya
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Dr Aiguader, 88 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 68:914-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Prolonged respiratory symptoms in clean-up workers of the prestige oil spill
    Jan Paul Zock
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:610-6. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Serum total immunoglobulin E is a surrogate of atopy in adult-onset asthma: a longitudinal study
    Anne Elie Carsin
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 160:387-92. 2013
  10. pmc Inhalation incidents and respiratory health: results from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey
    Maria C Mirabelli
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Ind Med 52:17-24. 2009

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of the persistence of functional and biological respiratory health effects in clean-up workers 6 years after the prestige oil spill
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute IMIM, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain Electronic address
    Environ Int 62:72-7. 2014
    ..Methodological issues that need to be considered in this type of studies include the choice of a non-exposed control group and limitation of follow-up to subgroups such as never smokers...
  2. doi request reprint Persistent respiratory symptoms in clean-up workers 5 years after the Prestige oil spill
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 69:508-13. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the persistence of these respiratory symptoms 5 years after clean-up work...
  3. pmc Update on asthma and cleaners
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 10:114-20. 2010
    ..The authors also aimed to identify gaps in the current knowledge and to recommend future research on the topic...
  4. doi request reprint Functional and biological characteristics of asthma in cleaning workers
    David Vizcaya
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 107:673-83. 2013
    ..Cleaning workers have an increased risk of asthma but the underlying mechanisms are largely unknown. We studied functional and biological characteristics in asthmatic cleaners and compared these to healthy cleaners...
  5. pmc The use of household cleaning sprays and adult asthma: an international longitudinal study
    Jan Paul Zock
    CREAL IMIM, Dr Aiguader 88, E 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:735-41. 2007
    ..Cleaning work and professional use of certain cleaning products have been associated with asthma, but respiratory effects of nonprofessional home cleaning have rarely been studied...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exposure to substances in the workplace and new-onset asthma: an international prospective population-based study (ECRHS-II)
    Manolis Kogevinas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Lancet 370:336-41. 2007
    ..We therefore aimed to estimate the relative and attributable risks of new-onset asthma in relation to occupations, work-related exposures, and inhalation accidents...
  7. doi request reprint A workforce-based study of occupational exposures and asthma symptoms in cleaning workers
    David Vizcaya
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Dr Aiguader, 88 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 68:914-9. 2011
    ..To study associations between use of cleaning products and asthma symptoms in cleaning workers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prolonged respiratory symptoms in clean-up workers of the prestige oil spill
    Jan Paul Zock
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:610-6. 2007
    ..The wreckage of the oil tanker Prestige in November 2002 produced heavy contamination off the coast of Galicia, Spain...
  9. doi request reprint Serum total immunoglobulin E is a surrogate of atopy in adult-onset asthma: a longitudinal study
    Anne Elie Carsin
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 160:387-92. 2013
    ..We studied the associations between serum total IgE, the number of sensitizations and the sum of specific IgEs and new-onset asthma using longitudinal data from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey...
  10. pmc Inhalation incidents and respiratory health: results from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey
    Maria C Mirabelli
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Ind Med 52:17-24. 2009
    ..Inhalation incidents are an important cause of acute respiratory symptoms, but little is known about how these incidents affect chronic respiratory health...
  11. pmc Swimming pool attendance, asthma, allergies, and lung function in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children cohort
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:582-8. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional studies have reported inconsistent findings for the association between recreational swimming pool attendance and asthma and allergic diseases in childhood...
  12. pmc Employment status and use of respiratory protection among metalworkers, solderers and welders
    Maria C Mirabelli
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 64:548-52. 2007
    ..The authors assessed the extent to which use of respiratory protection and ventilation equipment is associated with self-employed versus employee status among adults in an international study...
  13. pmc Occupational risk factors for asthma among nurses and related healthcare professionals in an international study
    Maria C Mirabelli
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 64:474-9. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Distribution and determinants of house dust mite allergens in Europe: the European Community Respiratory Health Survey II
    Jan Paul Zock
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:682-90. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to immunologically active agents and risk for lymphoma
    Manolis Kogevinas
    Servei d Epidemiologia and Registre del Cancer, Institut Catala d Oncologia, Gran Via Km 2 7, 08907 L Hospitalet, Barcelona, Spain
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1814-8. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and asthma prevalence in young adults: the European Community Respiratory Health Survey
    Xavier Basagana
    Respiratory and Environmental Health Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Epidemiol 160:178-88. 2004
    ..The authors concluded that community influences of living in a low-educational area are associated with asthma, independently of subjects' own educational level and social class...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of specific occupational asthma risks in a community-based study with special reference to single and multiple exposures
    Jan Paul Zock
    Respiratory and Environmental Health Research Unit, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:397-403. 2004
    ..To compare two job exposure matrices (JEMs) for the evaluation of asthma risks related to specific occupational exposures in a community-based study...
  18. doi request reprint Domestic use of hypochlorite bleach, atopic sensitization, and respiratory symptoms in adults
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:731-8.e1. 2009
    ..Professional use of hypochlorite (bleach) has been associated with respiratory symptoms. Bleach is capable of inactivating allergens, and there are indications that its domestic use may reduce the risk of allergies in children...
  19. doi request reprint Dampness and mould in schools and respiratory symptoms in children: the HITEA study
    Alicia Borràs-Santos
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 70:681-7. 2013
    ..The adverse respiratory health effects of dampness and mould in the home have been extensively reported, but few studies have evaluated the health effects of such exposures in schools...
  20. pmc Occupational exposure to high molecular weight allergens and lymphoma risk among Italian adults
    Maria C Mirabelli
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2650-4. 2009
    ..The present analysis was conducted to assess the associations between occupational exposure to specific HMW allergens and the risk of B-cell, T-cell, and Hodgkin's lymphomas...
  21. pmc Short-term changes in respiratory biomarkers after swimming in a chlorinated pool
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1538-44. 2010
    ..Swimming in chlorinated pools involves exposure to disinfection by-products (DBPs) and has been associated with impaired respiratory health...
  22. doi request reprint Impact of occupational exposure on severity of COPD
    Esther Rodriguez
    Respiratory Medicine Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Barcelona, Spain
    Chest 134:1237-43. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the impact of occupational exposures on respiratory symptoms, lung function, and employment status in a series of COPD patients...
  23. doi request reprint Reported occupational respiratory diseases in three Spanish regions
    Ramon Orriols
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Ind Med 53:922-30. 2010
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  24. pmc Metalworking exposures and persistent skin symptoms in the ECRHS II and SAPALDIA 2 cohorts
    Maria C Mirabelli
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Contact Dermatitis 60:256-63. 2009
    ..Diseases of the skin are important and often preventable conditions occurring among workers with dermal exposures to irritant and sensitizing agents...
  25. doi request reprint Early life exposures to home dampness, pet ownership and farm animal contact and neuropsychological development in 4 year old children: a prospective birth cohort study
    Lidia Casas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain Municipal Institute of Medical Research IMIM, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 216:690-7. 2013
    ..In conclusion, damp housing in early life may have adverse effects on neuropsychological development at 4 years old. More research is needed to explore the possible involvement of mycotoxins in the observed results. ..
  26. pmc Early life microbial exposure and fractional exhaled nitric oxide in school-age children: a prospective birth cohort study
    Lidia Casas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health 12:103. 2013
    ..In the present work we aimed to evaluate the associations between early life microbial exposures, and fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) at school age...
  27. doi request reprint The use of household cleaning products during pregnancy and lower respiratory tract infections and wheezing during early life
    Lidia Casas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Public Health 58:757-64. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effects of household use of cleaning products during pregnancy on infant wheezing and lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI)...
  28. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to immunologically active agents and risk for lymphoma: the European Epilymph case-control study
    Ana Espinosa
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:378-84. 2013
    ..Allergies and asthma may be protective for the development of lymphoma. We evaluated whether occupational allergens that provoke immune reactivity and asthma through an IgE-mediated pathway are protective for lymphoma...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lung function decline, chronic bronchitis, and occupational exposures in young adults
    Jordi Sunyer
    Respiratory and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:1139-45. 2005
    ..Occupational exposures to vapors, gas, dust, or fumes have been shown to be a risk factor of airway obstruction in cross-sectional studies in the general population...