M Dosemeci

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Indirect validation of benzene exposure assessment by association with benzene poisoning
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1343-7. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in risk of renal cell carcinoma and occupational exposures to chlorinated aliphatic hydrocarbons
    M Dosemeci
    Occupational Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 36:54-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Validation of benzene exposure assessment
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 837:114-21. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint An alternative test for trend in exposure-response analysis
    M Dosemeci
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 8:9-15. 1998
  5. pmc Mortality among benzene-exposed workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7368, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1349-52. 1996
  6. ncbi request reprint Genotoxic markers among butadiene polymer workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Occupational Studies Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Carcinogenesis 21:55-62. 2000
  7. pmc Socioeconomic status and multiple myeloma among US blacks and whites
    D Baris
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1277-81. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Benzene and lymphohematopoietic malignancies in China
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, U S National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 61:419-32. 2000
  9. pmc An epidemiologic study of early biologic effects of benzene in Chinese workers
    N Rothman
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1365-70. 1996
  10. pmc Clinical features of hematopoietic malignancies and related disorders among benzene-exposed workers in China. Benzene Study Group
    M S Linet
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7368, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1353-64. 1996

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  1. pmc Indirect validation of benzene exposure assessment by association with benzene poisoning
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1343-7. 1996
    ..Our confidence in the assessment method is supported by the observation of a strong positive trend between benzene poisoning and various measures, especially recent intensity of exposure to benzene...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in risk of renal cell carcinoma and occupational exposures to chlorinated aliphatic hydrocarbons
    M Dosemeci
    Occupational Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 36:54-9. 1999
    ..Organic solvents have been associated with renal cell cancer; however, the risk by gender and type of solvents is nuclear...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validation of benzene exposure assessment
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 837:114-21. 1997
    ..This sharp trend between benzene hematotoxicity and estimated exposure to benzene indicated that the exposure-estimation method used in this cancer epidemiology study is reliable...
  4. ncbi request reprint An alternative test for trend in exposure-response analysis
    M Dosemeci
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 8:9-15. 1998
    ..Several examples are presented to illustrate that the proposed test generates more realistic chi values than those obtained by the Mantel-extension test for trend...
  5. pmc Mortality among benzene-exposed workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7368, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1349-52. 1996
    ..01) and lung cancer (ptrend = 0.01) increased with increasing cumulative exposure to benzene. Investigations continue to relate benzene exposure to specific lymphatic and hematopoietic malignancies and other causes of death...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genotoxic markers among butadiene polymer workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Occupational Studies Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Carcinogenesis 21:55-62. 2000
    ..Overall, the study demonstrated exposure to butadiene in these workers, by a variety of short-term and long-term measures, but did not show specific genotoxic effects, at the chromosomal or gene levels, related to that exposure...
  7. pmc Socioeconomic status and multiple myeloma among US blacks and whites
    D Baris
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1277-81. 2000
    ..This study examined the relation between socioeconomic status (SES) and risk of multiple myeloma among Blacks and Whites in the United States...
  8. ncbi request reprint Benzene and lymphohematopoietic malignancies in China
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, U S National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 61:419-32. 2000
    ..A new study would include expanded data collection for cases of hematopoietic malignancy and related disorders and for an appropriate control series...
  9. pmc An epidemiologic study of early biologic effects of benzene in Chinese workers
    N Rothman
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1365-70. 1996
    ....
  10. pmc Clinical features of hematopoietic malignancies and related disorders among benzene-exposed workers in China. Benzene Study Group
    M S Linet
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7368, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1353-64. 1996
    ....
  11. pmc Urinary excretion of phenol, catechol, hydroquinone, and muconic acid by workers occupationally exposed to benzene
    N Rothman
    Occupational Studies Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Occup Environ Med 55:705-11. 1998
    ..To determine if this occurs in humans, benzene metabolites in urine samples collected as part of a cross sectional study of occupationally exposed workers in Shanghai, China were measured...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is there a healthy worker effect for cancer incidence among women in Sweden?
    G Gridley
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7244, USA
    Am J Ind Med 36:193-9. 1999
    ..HWE is a bias found in occupational studies that compare rates of disease among employed people to disease rates for the general population, which includes unemployed people (who may be less healthy than those who are employed)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality among women employed in health care occupations in 24 U.S. states, 1984-1993
    S A Petralia
    Occupational Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 36:159-65. 1999
    ..Health care workers are potentially exposed to a number of carcinogens. Studies among women in this field have focused on white nurses; however, workers in many health care occupations share exposures experienced by nurses...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occupation and pancreatic cancer risk in Shanghai, China
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Ind Med 35:76-81. 1999
    ..Any association between occupation and pancreatic cancer risk has not been conclusively demonstrated. A population-based case-control study was conducted to examine occupational risks of pancreatic cancer in Shanghai, China...
  15. ncbi request reprint Occupational risk factors for breast cancer among women in Shanghai
    S A Petralia
    Occupational Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 34:477-83. 1998
    ..Further, many comparisons were made and the problem of multiple hypothesis testing cannot be ignored in a survey such as ours...
  16. pmc Occupation and risk of stomach cancer in Poland
    S Krstev
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 8104, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Occup Environ Med 62:318-24. 2005
    ..In spite of the dramatic decline in the incidence of stomach cancer in the twentieth century, Poland has one of the highest rates in the world...
  17. pmc Mortality from multiple sclerosis and exposure to residential and occupational solar radiation: a case-control study based on death certificates
    D M Freedman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Occup Environ Med 57:418-21. 2000
    ..To explore whether mortality from multiple sclerosis is negatively associated with exposure to sunlight...
  18. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to diesel engine emissions and risk of cancer in Swedish men and women
    P Boffetta
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:365-74. 2001
    ..To investigate the risk of cancer among workers exposed to diesel emissions in a large record-linkage study from Sweden...
  19. ncbi request reprint Occupation and lung cancer risk in Leningrad Province, Russia
    A Baccarelli
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Med Lav 96:142-54. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia and physical activity in Shanghai, China
    J V Lacey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 30:341-9. 2001
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Occupation and bladder cancer in a hospital-based case-control study in Spain
    C M Samanic
    Claudine M Samanic, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 8003, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Occup Environ Med 65:347-53. 2008
    ..We investigated the association between occupation and bladder cancer in a hospital-based case-control study conducted in Spain...
  22. ncbi request reprint Benzene poisoning, a risk factor for hematological malignancy, is associated with the NQO1 609C-->T mutation and rapid fractional excretion of chlorzoxazone
    N Rothman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 57:2839-42. 1997
    ..Further evaluation of susceptibility for hematotoxicity and hematological malignancy among workers with a history of occupational exposure to benzene is warranted...
  23. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to wood, formaldehyde, and solvents and risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    A Hildesheim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1145-53. 2001
    ..Formaldehyde exposure is less clearly linked to NPC, whereas exposure to solvents is unlikely to be involved in NPC pathogenesis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Occupation and the risk of laryngeal cancer in Turkey
    O C Elci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7240, United States
    Scand J Work Environ Health 27:233-9. 2001
    ..A hospital-based case-referent study was conducted in Turkey to provide further information on occupational risk factors and laryngeal cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Excess incidence of squamous cell esophageal cancer among US Black men: role of social class and other risk factors
    L M Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:114-22. 2001
    ..Further studies on the determinants of social class may help to identify a new set of exposures for this tumor that are amenable to intervention...
  26. ncbi request reprint Markers for carcinogenicity among butadiene-polymer workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Occupational Epidemology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, EPS 8114, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 135:455-64. 2001
    ..Overall, the study demonstrated exposure to butadiene in these workers, by a variety of short-term and long-term measures, but did not show specific genotoxic effects, at the chromosomal or gene levels, related to that exposure...
  27. ncbi request reprint Benzene and lymphohematopoietic malignancies in humans
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, U S National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 40:117-26. 2001
    ..S. rubber workers. An epidemiologic investigation in China (NCI/CAPM study) extended quantitative evaluations of cancer risk to a broader range of benzene exposures, particularly at lower levels...
  28. pmc Sunlight and mortality from breast, ovarian, colon, prostate, and non-melanoma skin cancer: a composite death certificate based case-control study
    D M Freedman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Occup Environ Med 59:257-62. 2002
    ..To explore whether mortality from female breast, ovarian, colon, and prostate cancer were negatively associated with exposure to sunlight...
  29. ncbi request reprint Occupation and the risk of adult glioma in the United States
    A J De Roos
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:139-50. 2003
    ..Several other occupations have also been associated with increased risk, but with inconsistent results. We evaluated associations between occupational title and glioma incidence in adults...
  30. pmc Disease and injury among participants in the Agricultural Health Study
    A Blair
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza South, Room 8118, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 11:141-50. 2005
    ..The study can provide data to address many health issues in the agricultural community. The study investigators welcome collaboration with interested scientists...
  31. ncbi request reprint Occupation and the risk of lung cancer by histologic types and morphologic distribution: a case control study in Turkey
    O C Elci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 59:183-8. 2003
    ..The lung cancer incidence rate in Turkey has been increasing since the early 1980's. Etiology of lung cancer could be affected by differences in lifestyle, working conditions, and occupational exposures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Proportionate mortality among US migrant and seasonal farmworkers in twenty-four states
    J S Colt
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    Am J Ind Med 40:604-11. 2001
    ..US migrant and seasonal farmworkers may be exposed to potentially carcinogenic pesticides and other agents. Little epidemiologic research has been conducted on this population...
  33. pmc Risk of lymphatic or haematopoietic cancer mortality with occupational exposure to animals or the public
    M A Svec
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Occup Environ Med 62:726-35. 2005
    ..Occupational exposure to animals or the public could result in exposure to infectious agents, which may play a role in the aetiology of lymphohaematopoietic (LH) cancers...
  34. pmc Assessment of lifetime exposure to trihalomethanes through different routes
    C M Villanueva
    Respiratory and Environmental Health Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 63:273-7. 2006
    ..The study base was comprised of subjects living in the catchment areas of the participating hospitals...
  35. ncbi request reprint Systemic autoimmune disease mortality and occupational exposures
    L S Gold
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:3189-201. 2007
    ..To generate hypotheses regarding occupational exposures that may cause systemic autoimmune diseases...
  36. ncbi request reprint Work in the textile industry in Spain and bladder cancer
    C Serra
    Unit of Occupational Health Research, University Pompeu Fabra, PRBB Building, 1st floor room 171 01, c Dr Aiguader, 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 65:552-9. 2008
    ..Textile manufacturing is a complex industry that has frequently been associated with bladder cancer. However, results have not been consistent. This study investigated the risk of bladder cancer in Spanish textile workers...
  37. ncbi request reprint Gender-related differences in clinical and pathological characteristics and therapy of bladder cancer
    D Puente
    Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Carrer del Dr Aiguader 80, E 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Urol 43:53-62. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer among silica-exposed workers: the quest for truth between chance and necessity
    P Cocco
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita di Cagliari, Italy
    Med Lav 98:3-17. 2007
    ..However, the IARC report itself acknowledged variations in risk depending on inherent characteristics of the crystalline silica or external factors affecting its biological activity or distribution of its polymorphs...
  39. pmc Occupational physical activity and risk for prostate cancer in a nationwide cohort study in Sweden
    A Norman
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, P O B 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 86:70-5. 2002
    ..Further studies are needed to better understand the potential role of physical activity for prostate cancer...