D G Ellingsen

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute of Occupational Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Biomarkers of endothelial activation and thrombosis in tunnel construction workers exposed to airborne contaminants
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health . 2017
  2. doi request reprint Serum pneumoproteins in tunnel construction workers
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 88:943-51. 2015
  3. doi request reprint A follow-up study of neurobehavioral functions in welders exposed to manganese
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Neurotoxicology 47:8-16. 2015
  4. doi request reprint The bioavailability of manganese in welders in relation to its solubility in welding fumes
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Sci Process Impacts 15:357-65. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Biomarkers of iron status and trace elements in welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 28:271-7. 2014
  6. doi request reprint The interaction between manganese exposure and alcohol on neurobehavioral outcomes in welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 41:8-15. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Hand tremor related to smoking habits and the consumption of caffeine in male industrial workers
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Neurotoxicology 27:525-33. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Renal and immunologic markers for chloralkali workers with low exposure to mercury vapor
    D G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:427-35. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Air exposure assessment and biological monitoring of manganese and other major welding fume components in welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 8:1078-86. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological study of reproductive function biomarkers in male welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Biomarkers 12:497-509. 2007

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Biomarkers of endothelial activation and thrombosis in tunnel construction workers exposed to airborne contaminants
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health . 2017
    ..The aims were to study biomarkers of systemic inflammation, platelet/endothelial activation and thrombosis in tunnel construction workers (TCW)...
  2. doi request reprint Serum pneumoproteins in tunnel construction workers
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 88:943-51. 2015
    ..The aim was to study inflammatory biomarkers in tunnel construction workers (TCW)...
  3. doi request reprint A follow-up study of neurobehavioral functions in welders exposed to manganese
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Neurotoxicology 47:8-16. 2015
    ..0 was normal. Their neurobehavioral test performance at baseline 6 years previously had been normal. ..
  4. doi request reprint The bioavailability of manganese in welders in relation to its solubility in welding fumes
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Sci Process Impacts 15:357-65. 2013
    ..0 and 64.5% of the most highly exposed welders exceeded this level with respect to B-Mn and U-Mn. The concentrations of B-Mn, S-Mn and U-Mn were all highly correlated in the welders, but not in the referents. ..
  5. doi request reprint Biomarkers of iron status and trace elements in welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 28:271-7. 2014
    ..The association between S-CDT and S-Fe remained when all subjects with high S-CDT (≥1.7%) were excluded, suggesting increased uptake of Fe even at lower alcohol consumption...
  6. doi request reprint The interaction between manganese exposure and alcohol on neurobehavioral outcomes in welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 41:8-15. 2014
    ..The results suggest that sCDT should be measured in neurobehavioral studies of occupationally Mn exposed populations for a more precise estimation of high alcohol consumption...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hand tremor related to smoking habits and the consumption of caffeine in male industrial workers
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Neurotoxicology 27:525-33. 2006
    ..However, older age appeared to be an important predictor for the magnitude of tremor in the smokers/snuffers, but not in the non-smokers/non-snuffers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Renal and immunologic markers for chloralkali workers with low exposure to mercury vapor
    D G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:427-35. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate renal function and immunologic markers among chloralkali workers with long-term low exposure to mercury vapor...
  9. ncbi request reprint Air exposure assessment and biological monitoring of manganese and other major welding fume components in welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 8:1078-86. 2006
    ..7 microg l(-1) vs. 7.0 microg l(-1)). However, their urinary concentrations of cobolt, iron and Mn were all statistically significantly lower...
  10. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological study of reproductive function biomarkers in male welders
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Biomarkers 12:497-509. 2007
    ..Lower inhibin B concentrations in the patients could point to a functional impairment of the testicular Sertoli cells, that may be caused by a welding fume component or other factors in their work environment...
  11. ncbi request reprint A neurobehavioral study of current and former welders exposed to manganese
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Neurotoxicology 29:48-59. 2008
    ..The patients had no alterations in hand tremor as assessed by the CATSYS system, while a few subjects had noticeable tremor as assessed by the Static Steadiness test...
  12. doi request reprint The time-trend and the relation between smoking and circulating selenium concentrations in Norway
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 23:107-15. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study were to investigate biomarkers of selenium status in relation to smoking habits and to analyze the time-trend of selenium in serum (S-Se) in Norway during the time period 1995-2006...
  13. doi request reprint Pneumoproteins and inflammatory biomarkers in asphalt pavers
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Biomarkers 15:498-507. 2010
    ..7 vs 8.6 microg l(-1); p = 0.05). Cholesterol, P-selectin and ICAM-1 were lower in pavers and operators at the end compared with the start of the season. This may be related to increased physical activity during the season...
  14. ncbi request reprint Airborne exposure and biological monitoring of bar and restaurant workers before and after the introduction of a smoking ban
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033, Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 8:362-8. 2006
    ..In non-smokers cotinine concentrations were higher based on urine sampled the morning after a shift than based on urine sampled immediately post-shift...
  15. ncbi request reprint Iron status in manganese alloy production workers
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 8149, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Appl Toxicol 23:239-47. 2003
    ..The concentrations of Mn in the blood of occupationally non-exposed individuals appear to be influenced by iron status, even at physiological iron levels...
  16. ncbi request reprint Manganese air exposure assessment and biological monitoring in the manganese alloy production industry
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 5:84-90. 2003
    ..38 between "soluble" respirable Mn and U-Mn. No significant association was found between the "insoluble" components (probably SiMn) and Mn in biological samples...
  17. ncbi request reprint Endocrine and immunologic markers in manganese alloy production workers
    Dag G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:230-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate selected hormones and immunologic markers in manganese alloy production workers with current and long-term manganese exposure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological effects of low mercury vapor exposure in chloralkali workers
    D G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Neurotoxicology 22:249-58. 2001
    ..Whether the association found between the historical exposure intensity and the Digit Symbol Test results may represent long-term consequences of exposure cannot be determined in this study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of low mercury vapour exposure on the thyroid function in chloralkali workers
    D G Ellingsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Appl Toxicol 20:483-9. 2000
    ..The study could indicate a slight effect of low mercury vapour exposure on the function of the enzyme type I iodothyronine deiodinase, possibly modified by comparatively low urinary iodine concentrations...
  20. ncbi request reprint A neurobehavioral study of chloralkali workers after the cessation of exposure to mercury vapor
    Rita Bast-Pettersen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Neurotoxicology 26:427-37. 2005
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  21. pmc Cross shift changes in lung function among bar and restaurant workers before and after implementation of a smoking ban
    M Skogstad
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    Occup Environ Med 63:482-7. 2006
    ..To study possible cross shift effects of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) on pulmonary function among bar and restaurant employees before and after the implementation of a smoking ban in Norway...
  22. doi request reprint Essential and toxic element concentrations in blood and urine and their associations with diet: results from a Norwegian population study including high-consumers of seafood and game
    B E Birgisdottir
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Sci Total Environ 463:836-44. 2013
    ..004, 0.010). The study clearly demonstrates the significance of seafood as a source of both essential nutrients and toxic elements simultaneously and shows that exposure to various essential and toxic elements can be intertwined...
  23. ncbi request reprint Chemical speciation and sequential extraction of Mn in workroom aerosols: analytical methodology and results from a field study in Mn alloy plants
    Y Thomassen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 3:555-9. 2001
    ..The occurrence of insoluble Mn compounds in both the inhalable and respirable aerosol fractions is significantly higher during production of SiMn...
  24. ncbi request reprint Determination of airborne trialkyl and triaryl organophosphates originating from hydraulic fluids by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Development of methodology for combined aerosol and vapor sampling
    K Solbu
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Chromatogr A 1161:275-83. 2007
    ..024 and 0.28 mg/m(3), as well as during aircraft maintenance displaying tri-n-butyl phosphate air concentrations of 0.061 and 0.072 mg/m(3)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to fluorinated hydrocarbons during refrigeration repair work
    Merete Gjølstad
    National Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 5:236-40. 2003
    ..Phosgene was not detected. A large number of VOCs in various concentrations were found during welding. Except for the applied refrigerants, halogenated compounds were only found in one sample...
  26. ncbi request reprint Ultrafine particles at workplaces of a primary aluminium smelter
    Yngvar Thomassen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033, Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 8:127-33. 2006
    ..Unlike the larger particles belonging to the 50-100 nm mode, the nanoparticle mode could not be detected in the TEM indicating that they may not be stable under the applied sampling conditions and/or the high vacuum in the instrument...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological function in manganese alloy plant workers
    Rita Bast-Pettersen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 8149 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 77:277-87. 2004
    ..The objective was to investigate potential nervous system effects of manganese (Mn) exposure in workers employed in manganese-alloy-producing plants...
  28. ncbi request reprint The Kløve-Matthews static steadiness test compared with the DPD TREMOR. Comparison of a fine motor control task with measures of tremor in smokers and manganese-exposed workers
    Rita Bast-Pettersen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Neurotoxicology 26:331-42. 2005
    ..When studying the effects of exposures where the quality of the tremor is unknown, it is suggested to include at least two tremor tests, one based on acceleration and the other on displacement...
  29. ncbi request reprint Air formaldehyde and solvent concentrations during surface coating with acid-curing lacquers and paints in the woodworking and furniture industry
    Syvert Thorud
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 7:586-91. 2005
    ..02-0.18). Non-painting work tasks also displayed moderate concentrations of formaldehyde (geometric means 0.11-0.17 ppm) and organic solvents (additive effect, geometric mean 0.04-0.07)...
  30. doi request reprint Physicochemical characterisation of different welding aerosols
    B Berlinger
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Anal Bioanal Chem 399:1773-80. 2011
    ..Small particles with diameters below 50 nm were mostly metal oxides in contrast to larger particles which also contained more volatile elements (e.g. potassium, fluorine, sodium, sulphur)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Determination of the dialdehyde glyoxal in workroom air-development of personal sampling methodology
    Raymond Olsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    J Environ Monit 9:687-94. 2007
    ..By far, the highest recovery of glyoxal was obtained employing one of the in-house DNPH coated silica samplers (93%, RSD = 3.6%, n = 12)...
  32. doi request reprint Particle size distribution of workplace aerosols in manganese alloy smelters applying a personal sampling strategy
    B Berlinger
    Dept of Chemical and Biological Working Environment, National Institute of Occupational Health, P O Box 8149 Dep N 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Environ Sci Process Impacts 17:2066-73. 2015
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Clara cell protein as a biomarker for lung epithelial injury in asphalt workers
    Bente Ulvestad
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Mesta AS, Moss, Norway
    J Occup Environ Med 49:1073-8. 2007
    ..We investigated if asphalt workers showed signs of lung epithelial injury as shown by increased Clara cell protein 16 (CC16) in serum after 6 months of exposure...
  34. ncbi request reprint Theoretical aspects of fluoride air contaminant formation in aluminium smelter potrooms
    Boris V L'vov
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, St Petersburg State Polytechnic University, Politekhnicheskaya ul 29, 195251, St Petersburg, Russia
    J Environ Monit 7:425-30. 2005
    ..In particular, the size distribution, composition and morphology of the nano-particles support the theory of a vapour condensation mechanism under conditions of extreme supersaturation, but further studies are necessary...
  35. ncbi request reprint Characterization of individual aerosol particles in workroom air of aluminium smelter potrooms
    Burkard L W Hoflich
    Institute of Applied Geosciences, Technical University of Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstr 9, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    J Environ Monit 7:419-24. 2005
    ..Implications of our findings for assessment of adverse health effects are discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Renal function of chloralkali workers after the cessation of exposure to mercury vapor
    Jon Efskind
    Health Department, Borregaard Ind Ltd, PO Box 162, N 1721 Sarpsborg, Norway
    Scand J Work Environ Health 32:241-9. 2006
    ..The aims of the study were to assess renal function in chloralkali workers previously exposed to mercury vapor and to assess the impact of selenium status on the biomarkers of kidney function...