Sarah B Henderson

Summary

Affiliation: British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Air pollution events from forest fires and emergency department attendances in Sydney, Australia 1996-2007: a case-crossover analysis
    Fay H Johnston
    Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 23, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
    Environ Health 13:105. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Differences in heat-related mortality across four ecological regions with diverse urban, rural, and remote populations in British Columbia, Canada
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Health Place 23:48-53. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of two methods for ecologic classification of radon exposure in British Columbia: residential observations and the radon potential map of Canada
    Stephen A Rauch
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Can J Public Health 104:e240-5. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint How to ensure that national radon survey results are useful for public health practice
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 103:231-4. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint A data-driven approach to setting trigger temperatures for heat health emergencies
    Sarah B Henderson
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Environmental Health Services, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Can J Public Health 103:227-30. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Measures of forest fire smoke exposure and their associations with respiratory health outcomes
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 12:221-7. 2012
  7. pmc Time series analysis of fine particulate matter and asthma reliever dispensations in populations affected by forest fires
    Catherine T Elliott
    British Columbia Center for Disease Control, Environmental Health Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, Main Floor, 655 12th Ave W, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Environ Health 12:11. 2013
  8. pmc Shifts in mortality during a hot weather event in Vancouver, British Columbia: rapid assessment with case-only analysis
    Tom Kosatsky
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Environmental Health Services, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Public Health 102:2367-71. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Differences in lung cancer mortality trends from 1986-2012 by radon risk areas in British Columbia, Canada
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC V5T 1Z3, Canada
    Health Phys 106:608-13. 2014
  10. pmc Evaluation of a wildfire smoke forecasting system as a tool for public health protection
    Jiayun Yao
    School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1142-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Air pollution events from forest fires and emergency department attendances in Sydney, Australia 1996-2007: a case-crossover analysis
    Fay H Johnston
    Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 23, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
    Environ Health 13:105. 2014
    ..We measured the association between forest fire smoke events and hospital emergency department (ED) attendances in Sydney from 1996-2007...
  2. doi request reprint Differences in heat-related mortality across four ecological regions with diverse urban, rural, and remote populations in British Columbia, Canada
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Health Place 23:48-53. 2013
    ..The framework described could be adapted to other climatically variable regions with urban, rural, and remote populations. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of two methods for ecologic classification of radon exposure in British Columbia: residential observations and the radon potential map of Canada
    Stephen A Rauch
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Can J Public Health 104:e240-5. 2013
    ..To compare ecologic classification of radon exposure from observed residential concentrations in BC with classifications based on a map that shows geological radon potential, with particular attention to high-smoking populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint How to ensure that national radon survey results are useful for public health practice
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 103:231-4. 2012
    ..We encourage Health Canada in future to provide more specific, community-level information that can be used to inform local policy and to engage building owners in radon testing and remediation...
  5. ncbi request reprint A data-driven approach to setting trigger temperatures for heat health emergencies
    Sarah B Henderson
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Environmental Health Services, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Can J Public Health 103:227-30. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Measures of forest fire smoke exposure and their associations with respiratory health outcomes
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 12:221-7. 2012
    ..Exposure to forest fire smoke is episodic, which makes its health effects challenging to study. We review the newest contributions to a growing literature on acute respiratory outcomes...
  7. pmc Time series analysis of fine particulate matter and asthma reliever dispensations in populations affected by forest fires
    Catherine T Elliott
    British Columbia Center for Disease Control, Environmental Health Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, Main Floor, 655 12th Ave W, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Environ Health 12:11. 2013
    ..We examine the associations between daily fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and pharmaceutical dispensations for salbutamol in forest fire-affected and non-fire-affected populations in British Columbia (BC), Canada...
  8. pmc Shifts in mortality during a hot weather event in Vancouver, British Columbia: rapid assessment with case-only analysis
    Tom Kosatsky
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control Environmental Health Services, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Public Health 102:2367-71. 2012
    ..We assessed shifts in patterns of mortality during a hot weather event in greater Vancouver, British Columbia...
  9. doi request reprint Differences in lung cancer mortality trends from 1986-2012 by radon risk areas in British Columbia, Canada
    Sarah B Henderson
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC V5T 1Z3, Canada
    Health Phys 106:608-13. 2014
    ..The results would be strengthened by replication, and more rigorous methods are required to assess other contributing factors. ..
  10. pmc Evaluation of a wildfire smoke forecasting system as a tool for public health protection
    Jiayun Yao
    School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1142-7. 2013
    ..Climate change will increase the severity and frequency of smoke events, suggesting a need for enhanced public health protection. Forecasts of smoke exposure can facilitate public health responses...
  11. pmc Exposure assessment for estimation of the global burden of disease attributable to outdoor air pollution
    Michael Brauer
    School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T1Z3, Canada
    Environ Sci Technol 46:652-60. 2012
    ..Combined with spatially resolved population distributions, these estimates expand the evaluation of the global health burden associated with outdoor air pollution...
  12. pmc Three measures of forest fire smoke exposure and their associations with respiratory and cardiovascular health outcomes in a population-based cohort
    Sarah B Henderson
    School of Environmental Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1266-71. 2011
    ..During the summer of 2003 numerous fires burned in British Columbia, Canada...
  13. pmc An Evaluation of the British Columbia Asthma Monitoring System (BCAMS) and PM2.5 Exposure Metrics during the 2014 Forest Fire Season
    Kathleen E McLean
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:6710-24. 2015
    ..BCAMS alerted most often when measures of smoke exposure were relatively high. Better performance might be realized by combining asthma-related outcome metrics in a bivariate model. ..
  14. pmc An empirical model to estimate daily forest fire smoke exposure over a large geographic area using air quality, meteorological, and remote sensing data
    Jiayun Yao
    Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 24:328-35. 2014
    ..The simplicity of the model allows easy application in time-constrained public health surveillance, and its sufficient spatial coverage suggests utility as an exposure assessment tool for epidemiologic studies on FFS exposure. ..
  15. doi request reprint Spatiotemporal land use regression models of fine, ultrafine, and black carbon particulate matter in New Delhi, India
    Arvind Saraswat
    Institute for Resources Environment and Sustainability The University of British Columbia, Rm 411, 2202 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 4T1, Canada
    Environ Sci Technol 47:12903-11. 2013
    ..5, BC, and UFPN than observed in other LUR studies, indicating the importance of temporal variability and suggesting the existence of uncharacterized sources. ..
  16. doi request reprint Occurrence and distribution of listeria species in facilities producing ready-to-eat foods in British Columbia, Canada
    Jovana Kovacević
    Food, Nutrition and Health Program, Faculty of Land and Food Systems, University of British Columbia, 2205 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z4
    J Food Prot 75:216-24. 2012
    ..monocytogenes in RTE fish processing facilities...