David Q Rich

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Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Accountability studies of air pollution and health effects: lessons learned and recommendations for future natural experiment opportunities
    David Q Rich
    Departments of Public Health Sciences and Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, United States Electronic address
    Environ Int . 2017
  2. pmc Ambient fine particulate air pollution triggers ST-elevation myocardial infarction, but not non-ST elevation myocardial infarction: a case-crossover study
    Blake Gardner
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 265 Crittenden Boulevard, CU 420644, Rochester, NY, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 11:1. 2014
  3. pmc The triggering of myocardial infarction by fine particles is enhanced when particles are enriched in secondary species
    David Q Rich
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU420644, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 47:9414-23. 2013
  4. pmc Are ambient ultrafine, accumulation mode, and fine particles associated with adverse cardiac responses in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation?
    David Q Rich
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1162-9. 2012
  5. pmc Triggering of transmural infarctions, but not nontransmural infarctions, by ambient fine particles
    David Q Rich
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1229-34. 2010
  6. pmc Comparison of techniques to reduce residential lead dust on carpet and upholstery: the new jersey assessment of cleaning techniques trial
    Lih Ming Yiin
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:1233-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Field evaluation and comparison of five methods of sampling lead dust on carpets
    Zhipeng Bai
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:528-32. 2003
  8. pmc Impact of the 2008 Beijing Olympics on the risk of pregnancy complications
    Vanessa Assibey-Mensah
    a Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 71:208-15. 2016
  9. pmc Refined ambient PM2.5 exposure surrogates and the risk of myocardial infarction
    Natasha Hodas
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:573-80. 2013
  10. pmc Association between changes in air pollution levels during the Beijing Olympics and biomarkers of inflammation and thrombosis in healthy young adults
    David Q Rich
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    JAMA 307:2068-78. 2012

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Publications26

  1. pmc Accountability studies of air pollution and health effects: lessons learned and recommendations for future natural experiment opportunities
    David Q Rich
    Departments of Public Health Sciences and Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, United States Electronic address
    Environ Int . 2017
    ..Based on these and other lessons learned, researchers may provide a more epidemiologically rigorous evaluation of cause-specific health impacts of an air quality intervention or action...
  2. pmc Ambient fine particulate air pollution triggers ST-elevation myocardial infarction, but not non-ST elevation myocardial infarction: a case-crossover study
    Blake Gardner
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 265 Crittenden Boulevard, CU 420644, Rochester, NY, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 11:1. 2014
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  3. pmc The triggering of myocardial infarction by fine particles is enhanced when particles are enriched in secondary species
    David Q Rich
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU420644, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 47:9414-23. 2013
    ..5 concentrations. Further work is needed to confirm these findings and examine which secondary PM2.5 component(s) is/are responsible for an acute MI response...
  4. pmc Are ambient ultrafine, accumulation mode, and fine particles associated with adverse cardiac responses in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation?
    David Q Rich
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1162-9. 2012
    ..Mechanisms underlying previously reported air pollution and cardiovascular (CV) morbidity associations remain poorly understood...
  5. pmc Triggering of transmural infarctions, but not nontransmural infarctions, by ambient fine particles
    David Q Rich
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1229-34. 2010
    ..Previous studies have reported increased risk of myocardial infarction (MI) after increases in ambient particulate matter (PM) air pollution concentrations in the hours and days before MI onset...
  6. pmc Comparison of techniques to reduce residential lead dust on carpet and upholstery: the new jersey assessment of cleaning techniques trial
    Lih Ming Yiin
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:1233-7. 2002
    ..The similar lead loading results for carpets and upholstery indicate that soiled upholstery may be as important a source of childhood lead exposure as carpets...
  7. ncbi request reprint Field evaluation and comparison of five methods of sampling lead dust on carpets
    Zhipeng Bai
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:528-32. 2003
    ..The authors recommend using surface wipe sampling to measure accessible lead from carpets for exposure assessment, and vacuum sampling to obtain the information on total lead accumulation...
  8. pmc Impact of the 2008 Beijing Olympics on the risk of pregnancy complications
    Vanessa Assibey-Mensah
    a Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 71:208-15. 2016
    ..However, no association between HDs or FPCs and having any trimester during the 2008 Olympic period was found. This may, in part, be due to a small number of pregnancy complications in this population. ..
  9. pmc Refined ambient PM2.5 exposure surrogates and the risk of myocardial infarction
    Natasha Hodas
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:573-80. 2013
    ..5) in indoor air (e.g., AER) could possibly bias health effect estimates in study designs for which a spatiotemporal comparison of exposure effects across subjects is conducted...
  10. pmc Association between changes in air pollution levels during the Beijing Olympics and biomarkers of inflammation and thrombosis in healthy young adults
    David Q Rich
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    JAMA 307:2068-78. 2012
    ..Air pollution is a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases (CVD), but the underlying biological mechanisms are not well understood...
  11. pmc Triggering of ST-elevation myocardial infarction by ambient wood smoke and other particulate and gaseous pollutants
    Kristin A Evans
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester, School of Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol . 2016
    ..Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology advance online publication, 13 April 2016; doi:10.1038/jes.2016.15...
  12. pmc Acute decreases in proteasome pathway activity after inhalation of fresh diesel exhaust or secondary organic aerosol
    Howard M Kipen
    Clinical Research and Occupational Medicine Division, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:658-63. 2011
    ..The proteasome is an intracellular protein degradation system linked to both of these processes and may help mediate air pollution effects...
  13. pmc Does total antioxidant capacity modify adverse cardiac responses associated with ambient ultrafine, accumulation mode, and fine particles in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation?
    Meng Wang
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Environ Res 149:15-22. 2016
    ..However, few studies have directly assessed total antioxidant capacity (TAC) as a potential effect modifier of cardiac responses to increased ambient PM...
  14. pmc Increased ultrafine particles and carbon monoxide concentrations are associated with asthma exacerbation among urban children
    Kristin A Evans
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 265 Crittenden Boulevard, CU 420644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA Electronic address
    Environ Res 129:11-9. 2014
    ....
  15. pmc Acute changes in heart rate variability in subjects with diabetes following a highway traffic exposure
    Robert J Laumbach
    Division of Clinical Research and Occupational Medicine, Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:324-31. 2010
    ..To pilot a protocol to evaluate acute cardiovascular effects in in-vehicle exposure to traffic air pollutants in people with diabetes...
  16. doi request reprint Association of air pollution sources and aldehydes with biomarkers of blood coagulation, pulmonary inflammation, and systemic oxidative stress
    Brent Altemose
    School of Public Health, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol . 2016
    ..Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology advance online publication, 20 July 2016; doi:10.1038/jes.2016.38...
  17. pmc Increases in ambient particulate matter air pollution, acute changes in platelet function, and effect modification by aspirin and omega-3 fatty acids: A panel study
    Adan Z Becerra
    a Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 79:287-98. 2016
    ..This UFP effect on thromboxane B2 was significantly muted in diabetic subjects taking aspirin (-0.01 log[pg/ml]; 95% CI = -0.4, 0.3). The reason for this finding remains unknown, and needs to be investigated in future studies. ..
  18. doi request reprint Does ambient air pollution trigger stillbirth?
    Ambarina S Faiz
    University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Epidemiology 24:538-44. 2013
    ..Here, we consider whether sudden increase in the mean ambient air pollutant concentration immediately before delivery triggers stillbirth...
  19. pmc Differences in Birth Weight Associated with the 2008 Beijing Olympics Air Pollution Reduction: Results from a Natural Experiment
    David Q Rich
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 123:880-7. 2015
    ..However, it is not clear when during pregnancy increases in air pollution are associated with the largest differences in birth weight...
  20. pmc Right heart pressure increases after acute increases in ambient particulate concentration
    David Q Rich
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1167-71. 2008
    ..5 microm (PM(2.5))] as an explanation for previous associations between congestive heart failure (HF) hospital admissions and PM...
  21. pmc Association of prenatal perchlorate, thiocyanate, and nitrate exposure with neonatal size and gestational age
    Kristin A Evans
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA Electronic address
    Reprod Toxicol 57:183-9. 2015
    ..Perchlorate and similar anions compete with iodine for uptake into the thyroid by the sodium iodide symporter (NIS). This may restrict fetal growth via impaired thyroid hormone production...
  22. doi request reprint Fine Particulates, Preterm Birth, and Membrane Rupture in Rochester, NY
    Gavin Pereira
    From the aCenter for Perinatal Pediatric and Environmental Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT bDepartment of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY and cSchool of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT
    Epidemiology 27:66-73. 2016
    ..5) exposure affects risk of preterm birth and prelabor rupture of membranes. Unmeasured, poorly measured, and undiscovered individual-level confounders might have introduced bias into past studies that relied on between-women comparisons...
  23. pmc Plasma nitrite is an indicator of acute changes in ambient air pollutant concentrations
    Sampada K Gandhi
    Department of Epidemiology, Rutgers School of Public Health, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 26:426-34. 2014
    ..Endothelial dysfunction has been suggested as a potential mechanism by which ambient air pollution may cause acute cardiovascular events. Recently, plasma nitrite has been developed as a marker of endothelial dysfunction...
  24. ncbi request reprint Geographic patterns in overall and specific cardiovascular disease incidence in apparently healthy men in the United States
    David Q Rich
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    Stroke 38:2221-7. 2007
    ..However, data on regional variability in overall cardiovascular disease (CVD) and specific coronary heart disease incidence are sparse...
  25. pmc Comparison of home lead dust reduction techniques on hard surfaces: the New Jersey assessment of cleaning techniques trial
    David Q Rich
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:889-93. 2002
    ..Because neither vacuum nor detergent produced consistent results across surface types, the use of low-phosphate detergents and non-HEPA vacuums in a temporary control measure is supported...
  26. doi request reprint Trends and risk factors of stillbirth in New Jersey 1997-2005
    Ambarina S Faiz
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08903, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:699-705. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the trends in the rates of stillbirth by race and ethnicity and to determine the risk factors of stillbirth...