Michelle C Turner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An overview of the association between allergy and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    R Samuel McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Cancer 118:3124-32. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Adolescent injuries in Canada: findings from the Canadian community health survey, 2000-2001
    Frank Mo
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON KIN 6N5, Canada
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:235-44. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is associated with lung cancer mortality in a prospective study of never smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:285-90. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Interactions between cigarette smoking and ambient PM2.5 for cardiovascular mortality
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Barcelona Institute for Global Health ISGlobal, Barcelona, Spain Universitat Pompeu Fabra UPF, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Environ Res 154:304-310. 2017
  5. doi request reprint Allergy and brain tumors in the INTERPHONE study: pooled results from Australia, Canada, France, Israel, and New Zealand
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 24:949-60. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Radon and nonrespiratory mortality in the American Cancer Society cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 176:808-14. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Epidemiology: allergy history, IgE, and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 61:1493-510. 2012
  8. pmc Radon and COPD mortality in the American Cancer Society Cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Eur Respir J 39:1113-9. 2012
  9. pmc Residential pesticides and childhood leukemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 118:33-41. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Long-term ambient fine particulate matter air pollution and lung cancer in a large cohort of never-smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:1374-81. 2011

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint An overview of the association between allergy and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    R Samuel McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Cancer 118:3124-32. 2006
    ..There is also a need for further basic research to clarify a potential mechanism, should an association exist...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adolescent injuries in Canada: findings from the Canadian community health survey, 2000-2001
    Frank Mo
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON KIN 6N5, Canada
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:235-44. 2006
    ..Low socio-economic status was inversely associated with the occurrence of injury in the past year whereas risk-taking behaviour in the form of cigarette smoking and drinking alcohol was positively associated with injury occurrence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is associated with lung cancer mortality in a prospective study of never smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:285-90. 2007
    ..Several studies have suggested that previous lung disease may increase the risk of lung cancer. It is important to clarify the association between previous lung disease and lung cancer risk in the general population...
  4. doi request reprint Interactions between cigarette smoking and ambient PM2.5 for cardiovascular mortality
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Barcelona Institute for Global Health ISGlobal, Barcelona, Spain Universitat Pompeu Fabra UPF, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Environ Res 154:304-310. 2017
    ..5 observed in this study. However, reductions in PM2.5 will also contribute to preventing a proportion of mortality attributed to cigarette smoking...
  5. doi request reprint Allergy and brain tumors in the INTERPHONE study: pooled results from Australia, Canada, France, Israel, and New Zealand
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 24:949-60. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Radon and nonrespiratory mortality in the American Cancer Society cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 176:808-14. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that residential radon is not associated with any other mortality beyond lung cancer or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  7. doi request reprint Epidemiology: allergy history, IgE, and cancer
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 61:1493-510. 2012
    ..The most frequently studied cancer sites included brain and lymphatic and hematopoietic cancers. Potential methodological sources of bias are discussed as well as recommendations for future work...
  8. pmc Radon and COPD mortality in the American Cancer Society Cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Eur Respir J 39:1113-9. 2012
    ..05). Findings suggest residential radon may increase COPD mortality. Further research is needed to confirm this finding and to better understand possible complex inter-relationships between radon, COPD and lung cancer...
  9. pmc Residential pesticides and childhood leukemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 118:33-41. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Long-term ambient fine particulate matter air pollution and lung cancer in a large cohort of never-smokers
    Michelle C Turner
    Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:1374-81. 2011
    ..5)) air pollution increases cardiopulmonary mortality. However, the role of PM(2.5) in the etiology of lung cancer is less clear, particularly at concentrations that prevail in developed countries and in never-smokers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Residential pesticides and childhood leukemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Michelle C Turner
    Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Cien Saude Colet 16:1915-31. 2011
    ..Further work is needed to confirm previous findings based on self-report, to examine potential exposure-response relationships, and to assess specific pesticides and toxicologically related subgroups of pesticides in more detail...
  12. doi request reprint Radon and lung cancer in the American Cancer Society cohort
    Michelle C Turner
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Room 313, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:438-48. 2011
    ..Here, the association between residential radon and lung cancer mortality was examined in a large-scale cohort study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality among US men and women with asthma and hay fever
    Michelle C Turner
    R Samuel McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 162:212-21. 2005
    ..Collectively, these results suggest an inverse association between a history of allergy and cancer mortality; however, the strength of evidence for this association is limited...
  14. doi request reprint Multi-jurisdictional expert opinion for improving children's environmental health protection
    Michael G Tyshenko
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Environ Health Res 19:81-96. 2009
    ..Three main areas suggested for strengthening children's environmental health protection included: research and surveillance, institutional organization, and regulatory capacity...
  15. pmc A systematic review and meta-analysis of childhood leukemia and parental occupational pesticide exposure
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1505-13. 2009
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of childhood leukemia and parental occupational pesticide exposure...
  16. doi request reprint Testicular cancer and hormonally active agents
    Michael Garner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:260-75. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint Relationships between fine particulate air pollution, cardiometabolic disorders, and cardiovascular mortality
    C Arden Pope
    From the Department of Economics, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT C A P McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health M C T, D K and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine D K, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain M C T CIBER Epidemiologia y Salud Publica CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain M C T Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain M C T Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada R T B Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley M J Epidemiology Research Program, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA S M G, W R D Risk Sciences International, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada D K and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor R D B
    Circ Res 116:108-15. 2015
    ..Individuals with underlying cardiometabolic disorders, including hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and obesity, may be at greater risk. PM2.5 pollution may also contribute to cardiometabolic disorders, augmenting CVD risk...
  18. ncbi request reprint Extended follow-up and spatial analysis of the American Cancer Society study linking particulate air pollution and mortality
    Daniel Krewski
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Res Rep Health Eff Inst . 2009
    ..5 increases mortality in the general population. Future research using the extended Cox-Poisson random effects methods, advanced geostatistical modeling techniques, and newer exposure assessment techniques will provide additional insight...
  19. doi request reprint Epidemiologic evidence of relationships between reproductive and child health outcomes and environmental chemical contaminants
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:373-517. 2008
    ..These are needed to generate research findings that can be compared and subjected to pooled analyses aimed at knowledge synthesis...
  20. doi request reprint Review of the etiology of breast cancer with special attention to organochlorines as potential endocrine disruptors
    Fariba Salehi
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:276-300. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Health risk perceptions as mediators of socioeconomic differentials in health behaviour
    Jennifer E C Lee
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Health Psychol 13:1082-91. 2008
    ..Findings underscore the importance of improving the social environment to fostering better lifestyle and health among disadvantaged individuals...
  22. doi request reprint Assessing and managing risks arising from exposure to endocrine-active chemicals
    Karen P Phillips
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:351-72. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint A cohort study on full breastfeeding and child neuropsychological development: the role of maternal social, psychological, and nutritional factors
    Jordi Julvez
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain Hospital del Mar Research Institute IMIM, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
    Dev Med Child Neurol 56:148-56. 2014
    ..This study investigated whether duration of full breastfeeding is associated with child neuropsychological development and whether this association is explained by social, psychological, and nutritional factors within families...
  24. doi request reprint Role of hormonal and other factors in human prostate cancer
    Donald T Wigle
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 11:242-59. 2008
    ..Most known or suspected external risk factors may act through hormonal mechanisms, but our review found little supporting evidence, and substantial further research is needed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Regulatory and nonregulatory strategies for improving children's environmental health in Canada
    Michael G Tyshenko
    McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 10:143-56. 2007
    ..Recommendations for improving the existing framework for protecting and strengthening children's environmental health are proposed...
  26. doi request reprint Hours of television viewing and sleep duration in children: a multicenter birth cohort study
    Marcella Marinelli
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain2Hospital del Mar Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain3Spanish Consortium for Research on Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    JAMA Pediatr 168:458-64. 2014
    ..This study used longitudinal data to examine potential associations between hours of television viewing and sleep duration in children...
  27. pmc Occupational exposure to extremely low-frequency magnetic fields and brain tumor risks in the INTEROCC study
    Michelle C Turner
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain Universitat Pompeu Fabra UPF, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:1863-72. 2014
    ..This study examines the association between ELF and brain tumors in the large-scale INTEROCC study...
  28. ncbi request reprint Disaster and emergency management: Canadian nurses' perceptions of preparedness on hospital front lines
    Tracey L O'Sullivan
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Prehosp Disaster Med 23:s11-8. 2008
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Indirect adjustment for multiple missing variables applicable to environmental epidemiology
    Hwashin H Shin
    Population Studies Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Environ Res 134:482-7. 2014
    ..Develop statistical methods for survival models to indirectly adjust hazard ratios of environmental exposures for missing risk factors...
  30. doi request reprint Cobalt and chromium levels in blood and urine following hip resurfacing arthroplasty with the Conserve Plus implant
    Paul R Kim
    Division of Orthopedics, The Ottawa Hospital General Campus, Room W1650, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:107-17. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine cobalt and chromium ion levels in the blood and urine of patients in whom a modern-generation metal-on-metal hip resurfacing device had been implanted...
  31. pmc An integrated risk function for estimating the global burden of disease attributable to ambient fine particulate matter exposure
    Richard T Burnett
    Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 122:397-403. 2014
    ..However, adequate direct evidence to identify the shape of the mortality RR functions at the high ambient concentrations observed in many places in the world is lacking...
  32. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of testicular cancer: an overview
    Michael J Garner
    McLaughlin Center for Population Health Risk Assessment, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Cancer 116:331-9. 2005
    ..In addition to summarizing the current epidemiologic evidence on risk factors for testicular cancer, we suggest future research directions that may elucidate the etiology of testicular cancer...