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  1. ncbi Water ingestion during swimming activities in a pool: a pilot study
    Alfred P Dufour
    US Environmental Protection Agency, National Exposure Research Laboratory, 26 W Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45268, USA
    J Water Health 4:425-30. 2006
  2. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis comparing land and aquatic exercise for people with hip or knee arthritis on function, mobility and other health outcomes
    Stephanie I Batterham
    Department of Physiotherapy, Monash University Peninsula Campus, McMahons Rd, Frankston, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:123. 2011
  3. ncbi Swimming pool attendance and risk of asthma and allergic symptoms in children
    L Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Respir J 34:1304-10. 2009
  4. ncbi Changes in serum pneumoproteins caused by short-term exposures to nitrogen trichloride in indoor chlorinated swimming pools
    Sylviane Carbonnelle
    Industrial Toxicology Unit, Catholic University of Louvain, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Biomarkers 7:464-78. 2002
  5. pmc Delinquent mortgages, neglected swimming pools, and West Nile virus, California
    William K Reisen
    Center for Vectorborne Diseases, Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Old Davis Rd, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1747-9. 2008
  6. ncbi Surveillance for waterborne-disease outbreaks associated with recreational water--United States, 2001-2002
    Jonathan S Yoder
    Public Health Prevention Service, Epidemiology Program Office, CDC, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 53:1-22. 2004
  7. pmc Genotoxic effects in swimmers exposed to disinfection by-products in indoor swimming pools
    Manolis Kogevinas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1531-7. 2010
  8. pmc Short-term changes in respiratory biomarkers after swimming in a chlorinated pool
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1538-44. 2010
  9. pmc What's in the pool? A comprehensive identification of disinfection by-products and assessment of mutagenicity of chlorinated and brominated swimming pool water
    Susan D Richardson
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Athens, Georgia 30606, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1523-30. 2010
  10. ncbi Detection of free living amoebae, Acanthamoeba and Naegleria, in swimming pools, Malaysia
    I Init
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Trop Biomed 27:566-77. 2010

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  1. ncbi Water ingestion during swimming activities in a pool: a pilot study
    Alfred P Dufour
    US Environmental Protection Agency, National Exposure Research Laboratory, 26 W Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45268, USA
    J Water Health 4:425-30. 2006
    Chloroisocyanurates are commonly added to outdoor swimming pools to stabilize chlorine disinfectants. The chloroisocyanurates decompose slowly to release chlorine and cyanuric acid...
  2. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis comparing land and aquatic exercise for people with hip or knee arthritis on function, mobility and other health outcomes
    Stephanie I Batterham
    Department of Physiotherapy, Monash University Peninsula Campus, McMahons Rd, Frankston, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:123. 2011
    ..This review investigated the effects of aquatic compared to land based exercise on function, mobility or participants' perception of programs for people with arthritis...
  3. ncbi Swimming pool attendance and risk of asthma and allergic symptoms in children
    L Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Respir J 34:1304-10. 2009
    ..68-1.08) and allergic rhinitis symptoms (OR 0.72, 95% CI 0.54-0.96) compared to those who started attending swimming pools after 4 yrs of age...
  4. ncbi Changes in serum pneumoproteins caused by short-term exposures to nitrogen trichloride in indoor chlorinated swimming pools
    Sylviane Carbonnelle
    Industrial Toxicology Unit, Catholic University of Louvain, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Biomarkers 7:464-78. 2002
    ..In view of the increasing and widespread human exposure to this gas not only in indoor pools but also in a variety of other situations, these findings warrant further study...
  5. pmc Delinquent mortgages, neglected swimming pools, and West Nile virus, California
    William K Reisen
    Center for Vectorborne Diseases, Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Old Davis Rd, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1747-9. 2008
    ..This led to large numbers of neglected swimming pools, which were associated with a 276% increase in the number of human West Nile virus cases during the summer of ..
  6. ncbi Surveillance for waterborne-disease outbreaks associated with recreational water--United States, 2001-2002
    Jonathan S Yoder
    Public Health Prevention Service, Epidemiology Program Office, CDC, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 53:1-22. 2004
    ..This surveillance system is the primary source of data concerning the scope and effects of waterborne disease outbreaks on persons in the United States...
  7. pmc Genotoxic effects in swimmers exposed to disinfection by-products in indoor swimming pools
    Manolis Kogevinas
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1531-7. 2010
    ..A recent study (Villanueva et al. 2007; Am J Epidemiol 165:148-156) found an increased bladder cancer risk among subjects attending swimming pools relative to those not attending.
  8. pmc Short-term changes in respiratory biomarkers after swimming in a chlorinated pool
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1538-44. 2010
    ..Swimming in chlorinated pools involves exposure to disinfection by-products (DBPs) and has been associated with impaired respiratory health...
  9. pmc What's in the pool? A comprehensive identification of disinfection by-products and assessment of mutagenicity of chlorinated and brominated swimming pool water
    Susan D Richardson
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Athens, Georgia 30606, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1523-30. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi Detection of free living amoebae, Acanthamoeba and Naegleria, in swimming pools, Malaysia
    I Init
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Trop Biomed 27:566-77. 2010
    This study reports the detection of Acanthamoeba and Naegleria species in 14 swimming pools around Petaling Jaya and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia...
  11. pmc Swimming pool attendance, asthma, allergies, and lung function in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children cohort
    Laia Font-Ribera
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:582-8. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional studies have reported inconsistent findings for the association between recreational swimming pool attendance and asthma and allergic diseases in childhood...
  12. ncbi [Investigation of an outbreak of acute respiratory illness due to exposure to chlorine gas in a public swimming pool]
    Diego Almagro Nievas
    Unidad de Epidemiología y Programas del Distrito Metropolitano de Granada, Granada, Espana
    Gac Sanit 22:287-90. 2008
    ..All cases recovered completely, except one who had a history of asthma...
  13. ncbi Cryptosporidium and Giardia in swimming pools in the Netherlands
    F M Schets
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Microbiological Laboratory for Health Protection, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Water Health 2:191-200. 2004
    The occurrence of Cryptosporidium and Giardia in indoor swimming pools in the Netherlands was studied at five locations...
  14. ncbi Effect of swimming pools on antibiotic use and clinic attendance for infections in two Aboriginal communities in Western Australia
    Desiree T Silva
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:594-8. 2008
    To determine whether installation of swimming pools in remote Aboriginal communities reduces infection-related outpatient attendances and prescription of antibiotics.
  15. ncbi [Is Dutch swimming pool water erosive?]
    P A Lokin
    Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, A Deusinglaan 1 9713 AV Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 111:14-6. 2004
    ..only the relatively safe sodium hypochlorite method is used, and the quality of the water in public swimming pools is monitored monthly by independent test laboratories...
  16. ncbi Poor-quality water in swimming pools associated with a substantial risk of otitis externa due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    M Hajjartabar
    Faculty of Industrial Safety and Health, Sahel Park, Boulevard Sahel, Hakimyeh Tehranpars, Tehran, Iran
    Water Sci Technol 50:63-7. 2004
    There are many large and small public outdoor and indoor swimming pools in Tehran that hundreds of people use, especially on hot summer days...
  17. ncbi Potentially pathogenic Acanthamoeba in swimming pools: a survey in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre
    K Caumo
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Microbiologia Agrícola e do Ambiente, Instituto de Ciencias Basicas da Saude, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, RS, Brazil
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 103:477-85. 2009
    Between May 2006 and March 2007, 65 water samples were collected from both heated and unheated swimming pools in the city of Porto Alegre, the capital of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul...
  18. pmc Benefits of swimming pools in two remote Aboriginal communities in Western Australia: intervention study
    Deborah Lehmann
    Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMJ 327:415-9. 2003
    To determine the health impact of swimming pools built with the aim of improving quality of life and reducing high rates of pyoderma and otitis media.
  19. ncbi Effects of medium-pressure UV lamps radiation on water quality in a chlorinated indoor swimming pool
    Delphine Cassan
    UPRES 2991, Efficience et Déficience Motrices, Faculte des Sciences du Sport, Universite Montpellier 1, 34090 Montpellier, France
    Chemosphere 62:1507-13. 2006
    ..05 and P<0.001, respectively). The additional formation of chloroform and bromodichloromethane may be explained by the increase in active chlorine and by radicalizing mechanisms initiated by UV radiation...
  20. ncbi Infant swimming in chlorinated pools and the risks of bronchiolitis, asthma and allergy
    C Voisin
    Dept of Public Health, Catholic University of Louvain, Louvain, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 36:41-7. 2010
    ..Swimming pool attendance during infancy is associated with a higher risk of bronchiolitis, with ensuing increased risks of asthma and allergic sensitisation...
  21. ncbi Sporadic gastroenteritis and recreational swimming in a longitudinal community cohort study in Melbourne, Australia
    Katie Dale
    School of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1469-77. 2009
    ..This study showed that although the incremental risk of recreational swimming is significant, it is relatively small...
  22. ncbi Pseudomonas aeruginosa in public swimming pools and bathroom water of patients with cystic fibrosis
    Juerg Barben
    Division of Paediatric Pulmonology, Children s Hospital, 9006 St Gallen, Switzerland
    J Cyst Fibros 4:227-31. 2005
    ..PA is a ubiquitous pathogen prevalent in humid conditions. This study aimed to identify the prevalence of PA in public swimming pools, as well as from water taps.
  23. ncbi Attendance at chlorinated indoor pools and risk of asthma in adult recreational swimmers
    Marcello Ferrari
    Department of Medicine, School of Sports Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
    J Sci Med Sport 14:184-9. 2011
    ..statistical analysis revealed an independent association between the cumulative lifetime hours spent in indoor swimming pools and new onset asthma (relative risk 1.05, 95% CI 1.02-1.07)...
  24. ncbi Trihalomethane exposures in indoor swimming pools: a level III fugacity model
    Roberta Dyck
    University of British Columbia Okanagan, School of Engineering, Kelowna, BC, Canada
    Water Res 45:5084-98. 2011
    The potential for generation of disinfection byproducts (DBPs) in swimming pools is high due to the concentrations of chlorine required to maintain adequate disinfection, and the presence of organics introduced by the swimmers...
  25. ncbi Indoor heated swimming pools: the vulnerability of some infants to develop spinal asymmetries years later
    Marianne E McMaster
    Scottish National Paediatric Spine Centre, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, UK
    Stud Health Technol Inform 123:151-5. 2006
    Evidence reported in an earlier paper suggests that infants introduced to indoor heated swimming pools in the first year of life show an association with spinal asymmetries including progressive adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) and ..
  26. pmc Measured occupational solar UVR exposures of lifeguards in pool settings
    Peter Gies
    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency, Yallambie, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Ind Med 52:645-53. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to measure ultraviolet radiation (UVR) exposures of lifeguards in pool settings and evaluate their personal UVR protective practices...
  27. ncbi Exposure assessment for swimmers in bathing waters and swimming pools
    Franciska M Schets
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Laboratory for Zoonoses and Environmental Microbiology, PO Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Water Res 45:2392-400. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to collect exposure data for swimmers in fresh water, seawater and swimming pools, i.e. volume of water swallowed and frequency and duration of swimming events...
  28. ncbi Derivation of a toxicity reference value for nitrogen trichloride as a disinfection by-product
    Nathalie Bonvallot
    EHESP School of Public Health Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, avenue du professeur Leon Bernard, 35043 Rennes Cedex, France
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 56:357-64. 2010
    ..is a highly volatile chlorination disinfection by-product, very commonly found in the air of indoor swimming pools. The aim of this work is to characterize the hazard associated with it and to determine the concentration at ..
  29. ncbi [An outbreak of cryptosporidiosis associated with swimming pools]
    Masaaki Takagi
    Nagano Prefectural Hokushin Health Center
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 82:14-9. 2008
    ..This report is, to our knowledge, the first of a cryptosporidiosis outbreak associated with swimming pools in Japan.
  30. ncbi Production of various disinfection byproducts in indoor swimming pool waters treated with different disinfection methods
    Jin Lee
    Seoul Metropolitan Government Research Institute of Public Health and Environment, Gyeonggi Province 427 070, South Korea
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 213:465-74. 2010
    ..bromochloroacetonitrile, and dibromoacetonitrile), and chloral hydrate (CH) were measured in 86 indoor swimming pools in Seoul, Korea, treated using different disinfection methods, such as chlorine, ozone and chlorine, and a ..
  31. ncbi Formation of disinfection by-products in indoor swimming pool water: the contribution from filling water natural organic matter and swimmer body fluids
    Amer Kanan
    Department of Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences, Clemson University, Anderson, SC 29625, USA
    Water Res 45:926-32. 2011
    ..Experiments with filling waters collected from WTP effluents at three different times showed more variability in HAA than THM formation at the WTPs studied...
  32. ncbi Cancer risk assessment from exposure to trihalomethanes in tap water and swimming pool water
    Mallika Panyakapo
    Department of Environmental Science, Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University, Nakhon Pathom 73000, Thailand
    J Environ Sci (China) 20:372-8. 2008
    ..Cancer risk from skin exposure while swimming was 94.18% of the total cancer risk...
  33. pmc Heated indoor swimming pools, infants, and the pathogenesis of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a neurogenic hypothesis
    Marianne E McMaster
    Scottish National Paediatric Spine Deformity Centre, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, UK
    Environ Health 10:86. 2011
    ..a statistically significant association was recorded between the introduction of infants to heated indoor swimming pools and the development of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  34. ncbi Chloroform in indoor swimming-pool air: monitoring and modeling coupled with the effects of environmental conditions and occupant activities
    H T Hsu
    Department of Health Risk Management, China Medical University, No 91 Hsueh Shih Rd, Taichung, Taiwan
    Water Res 43:3693-704. 2009
    Human exposure to chloroform in indoor swimming pools has been recognized as a potential health concern...
  35. ncbi Characteristics of trihalomethane (THM) production and associated health risk assessment in swimming pool waters treated with different disinfection methods
    Jin Lee
    Institute of Health and Environment, School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
    Sci Total Environ 407:1990-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the concentrations of total trihalomethanes (TTHMs) in indoor swimming pools adopting these disinfection methods, and to examine the correlations between the concentrations of THMs and ..
  36. ncbi Haloacetic acids in swimming pools: swimmer and worker exposure
    M J Cardador
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, Campus of Rabanales, University of Córdoba, E 14071 Córdoba, Spain
    Environ Sci Technol 45:5783-90. 2011
    ..Finally, exposure estimates indicate that ingestion is the major route of exposure (~94%), followed by inhalation (~5%) and dermal contribution (~1%)...
  37. pmc The role of unused swimming pools as a habitat for Anopheles immature stages in urban Malindi, Kenya
    Daniel E Impoinvil
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, University of Liverpool, 111 Main Building, Leahurst Neston, Cheshire CH64 7TE United Kingdom
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 24:457-9. 2008
    ..located in urban Malindi, Kenya, in 2005 and 2006 with the goal of determining the productivity of unused swimming pools in relation to other habitats...
  38. ncbi Swimming pool attendance and exhaled nitric oxide in children
    Silvia Carraro
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:958-60. 2006
  39. ncbi Impact of chlorinated swimming pool attendance on the respiratory health of adolescents
    Alfred Bernard
    Department of Public Health, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatrics 124:1110-8. 2009
    ..The goal was to estimate the burden of allergic diseases associated with chlorinated pool exposure among adolescents...
  40. pmc The relationship between water concentrations and individual uptake of chloroform: a simulation study
    Heather J Whitaker
    Small Area Health Statistics Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 111:688-94. 2003
    ..6. Mothers who swam regularly received far greater doses than did nonswimmers. Results suggest there will be considerable attenuation in risk estimates and/or power loss in epidemiologic studies if the putative agent is chloroform...
  41. pmc Prevalence and antimicrobial-resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in swimming pools and hot tubs
    Jonathan K Lutz
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OI 43210, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:554-64. 2011
    ..aeruginosa in swimming pools and hot tubs...
  42. ncbi Volatile disinfection by-product analysis from chlorinated indoor swimming pools
    William A Weaver
    School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, 550 Stadium Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2051, USA
    Water Res 43:3308-18. 2009
    Chlorination of indoor swimming pools is practiced for disinfection and oxidation of reduced compounds that are introduced to water by swimmers...
  43. ncbi Ecology of dermatophytes and other keratinophilic fungi in swimming pools and polluted and unpolluted streams
    M S Ali-Shtayeh
    Department of Biological Sciences, An Najah University, Nablus, Palestinian Authority, Via Israel
    Mycopathologia 156:193-205. 2002
    ..of keratinophilic fungal communities including dermatophytes were assessed in three stream sites and three swimming pools in the Nablus district in Palestine, using hair baiting (HBT) and surface dilution plate (SDP) techniques, ..
  44. pmc Outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa folliculitis associated with a swimming pool inflatable
    D Tate
    Health Protection Unit, Health House, Grange Park Lane, Willerby, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 130:187-92. 2003
    ..Attention should be given to the problem of routine decontamination of swimming pool inflatables. P. aeruginosa folliculitis needs to be considered in the differential diagnosis of skin rashes in children, especially in Primary Care...
  45. ncbi The determinants of prevalence of health complaints among young competitive swimmers
    Benoît Lévesque
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, 945 Ave Wolfe, G1V 5B3, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 80:32-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the prevalence of health complaints of young swimmers and young indoor soccer players and to evaluate the relationship between chloramine concentrations and the athletes' health complaints...
  46. ncbi Self-reported skin disease in hydrotherapists working in swimming pools
    Aneta Lazarov
    Contact Dermatitis Clinic, Meir Hospital, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Contact Dermatitis 53:327-31. 2005
    ..We conclude that contact dermatitis should be recognized as an occupational disease in hydrotherapists...
  47. ncbi Exposure to trichloramine and respiratory symptoms in indoor swimming pool workers
    J H Jacobs
    Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division Environmental Epidemiology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 29:690-8. 2007
    ..Aggravation of existing respiratory disease or interactions between irritants and allergen exposures are the most likely explanations for the observed associations...
  48. ncbi Diffusion of an effective skin cancer prevention program: design, theoretical foundations, and first-year implementation
    Karen Glanz
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Psychol 24:477-87. 2005
    ..on implementation, maintenance, and sustainability; improvements in environmental supports for sun safety in swimming pools; and sun protection habits and sunburn among participating children...
  49. ncbi Brief report: a brief intervention to improve lifeguard surveillance at a public swimming pool
    David C Schwebel
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham AL 35294, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:862-8. 2007
    ..This study tested the efficacy of a brief intervention to improve lifeguard attention and surveillance at a public swimming pool...
  50. ncbi Swimming pool water--fractionation and genotoxicological characterization of organic constituents
    Thomas Glauner
    Water Chemistry, Engler Bunte Institut, Universitat Karlsruhe TH, Engler Bunte Ring 1, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany
    Water Res 39:4494-502. 2005
    ..Thus, considerable DBP removal by membrane treatment requires membranes with low-molecular weight cut offs down to 200 g/mol. The comprehensive elimination of the genotoxic compounds requires further treatment steps...
  51. pmc Management of environmental health issues for the 2004 Athens Olympic Games: is enhanced integrated environmental health surveillance needed in every day routine operation?
    Christos Hadjichristodoulou
    University of Thessaly, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Larissa, Greece
    BMC Public Health 6:306. 2006
    ..The potential for permanent implementation of the program was examined...
  52. ncbi Nitrosamine carcinogens also swim in chlorinated pools
    Spencer S Walse
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Mason Laboratory 313b, Yale University, 9 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:1032-7. 2008
    Highly carcinogenic N-nitrosodialkylamine (nitrosamine) disinfection byproducts were quantified in chlorinated swimming pools, hot tubs, and aquaria...
  53. ncbi Henry's law constant of N,N-dichloromethylamine: application to the contamination of the atmosphere of indoor swimming pools
    Nicolas Cimetiere
    Laboratoire de Chimie et Microbiologie de l Eau, Universite de Poitiers, UMR CNRS 6008, ESIP, 40, avenue du Recteur Pineau, 86022 Poitiers Cedex, France
    Chemosphere 77:465-70. 2009
    ..Trace levels of DCMA (16-70 microg m(-3)) were detected in the atmosphere of an indoor swimming pool whereas the concentrations of DCMA in water pools were in the range 8.8-15 microg L(-1)...
  54. ncbi New method for determination of trihalomethanes in exhaled breath: applications to swimming pool and bath environments
    Carolina Lourencetti
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research IDAEA CSIC, Jordi Girona 18 26, 08034 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Anal Chim Acta 662:23-30. 2010
    ..Application of this method to THMs determination during showering and swimming pool activities revealed statistically significant increases in THMs concentrations when comparing exhaled breath before and after exposure...
  55. ncbi Infant swimming practice, pulmonary epithelium integrity, and the risk of allergic and respiratory diseases later in childhood
    Alfred Bernard
    Unit of Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Louvain, Avenue E Mounier 53, Box 53 02, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatrics 119:1095-103. 2007
    Irritant gases and aerosols contaminating the air of indoor swimming pools can affect the lung epithelium and increase asthma risk in children...
  56. ncbi The good, the bad, and the volatile: can we have both healthy pools and healthy people?
    Judy S LaKind
    LaKind Associates, LLC, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:3205-10. 2010
    ..Swimming is a healthful activity that comes with increased risk of exposure to pathogenic microorganisms and disinfection agents/byproducts...
  57. pmc Lung hyperpermeability and asthma prevalence in schoolchildren: unexpected associations with the attendance at indoor chlorinated swimming pools
    A Bernard
    Industrial Toxicology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Louvain, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Occup Environ Med 60:385-94. 2003
    ..To study whether exposure to nitrogen trichloride in indoor chlorinated pools may affect the respiratory epithelium of children and increase the risk of some lung diseases such as asthma...
  58. ncbi Occupational asthma caused by chloramines in indoor swimming-pool air
    K M Thickett
    Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Eur Respir J 19:827-32. 2002
    ..workers who developed occupational asthma following exposure to airborne chloramines in indoor chlorinated swimming pools is reported...
  59. ncbi Genotoxicity of water concentrates from recreational pools after various disinfection methods
    Danae Liviac
    Grup de Mutagenesi, Departament de Genetica i de Microbiologia, Edifici Cn, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Cerdanyola del Valles, Spain
    Environ Sci Technol 44:3527-32. 2010
    ..Actions such as showering before entering the water and informing patrons about the potential harm from urinating in a pool could reduce the precursors of toxic DBPs...
  60. ncbi Chlorination products: emerging links with allergic diseases
    A Bernard
    Department of Public Health, Unit of Toxicology, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Curr Med Chem 14:1771-82. 2007
    ..Giving the increasing popularity of water recreational areas, there is an obvious need to assess the effects of chlorine-based oxidants on human health and their possible implication in the epidemic of allergic diseases...
  61. ncbi Occupational exposure to trihalomethanes in indoor swimming pools
    G Fantuzzi
    Department of Hygiene, Microbiology and Biostatistics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 264:257-65. 2001
    The study evaluated occupational exposure to trihalomethanes (THMs) in indoor swimming pools. Thirty-two subjects, representing the whole workforce employed in the five public indoor swimming pools in the city of Modena (Northern Italy) ..
  62. ncbi Colonization of abandoned swimming pools by larval mosquitoes and their predators following Hurricane Katrina
    Kevin A Caillouët
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Vector Ecol 33:166-72. 2008
    Thousands of flooded swimming pools were abandoned in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina and provided a natural experiment to examine colonization of a novel aquatic habitat by mosquito larvae and their aquatic predators...
  63. ncbi Indoor swimming pools, water chlorination and respiratory health
    B Nemery
    Eur Respir J 19:790-3. 2002
  64. pmc Distribution and determinants of trihalomethane concentrations in indoor swimming pools
    H Chu
    Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Department of Environmental Science and Technology, Royal School of Mines, Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BP, UK
    Occup Environ Med 59:243-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the concentrations of trihalomethanes (THMs) in some indoor swimming pools in London and their variation within and between pools and any correlation with other factors.
  65. pmc Childhood asthma and environmental exposures at swimming pools: state of the science and research recommendations
    Clifford P Weisel
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:500-7. 2009
    ..we describe the state of the science on methods for understanding children's exposure to DBPs and biologics at swimming pools and associations with new-onset childhood asthma and recommend a research agenda to improve our understanding ..
  66. pmc Longitudinal monitoring of lung injury in children after acute chlorine exposure in a swimming pool
    Gea Bonetto
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:545-9. 2006
    ..Acute exposure to chlorine gas results in respiratory impairment, but few data are available on the pathobiology of the underlying lung damage...
  67. ncbi Formation of disinfection by-products in chlorinated swimming pool water
    Hekap Kim
    Department of Environmental Science, Kangwon National University, Chunchon, South Korea
    Chemosphere 46:123-30. 2002
    ....
  68. ncbi Blood and breath analyses as biological indicators of exposure to trihalomethanes in indoor swimming pools
    G Aggazzotti
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, Universita degli Studi di Modena, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 217:155-63. 1998
    In this article, exposure to trihalomethanes (THMs) in indoor swimming pools as a consequence of water chlorination is reported...
  69. ncbi Factors associated with seeking emergency treatment following suspected chemical contamination of a leisure pool
    E C Goyder
    School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield
    Commun Dis Public Health 3:208-11. 2000
    ..The number of different symptoms was associated with the length of time spent at the pool, but not with being present at the time of the evacuation or with having heard about the incident on radio or television...
  70. ncbi Swimming pool attendance and hay fever rates later in life
    Y Kohlhammer
    GSF, National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Allergy 61:1305-9. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to assess whether pool attendance in childhood would be related to higher rates of allergic diseases in adulthood, with special regard to hay fever...
  71. ncbi Bladder cancer and exposure to water disinfection by-products through ingestion, bathing, showering, and swimming in pools
    Cristina M Villanueva
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Epidemiol 165:148-56. 2007
    ..57 (95% confidence interval: 1.18, 2.09). Bladder cancer risk was associated with long-term exposure to THMs in chlorinated water at levels regularly occurring in industrialized countries...
  72. ncbi [Occurrence of Giardia cysts and Cryptosporidium oocysts in swimming pools in the province of Palermo, Italy]
    R Oliveri
    Dipartimento di Igiene e Microbiologia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo
    Ann Ig 18:367-74. 2006
    21 samples of waters of 7 swimming pools in the province of Palermo were investigated for the presence of Giardia cysts and Cryptosporidium oocysts...
  73. ncbi Drowning in disinfection byproducts? Assessing swimming pool water
    Christian Zwiener
    Engler Bunte Institute, Universitaet Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany
    Environ Sci Technol 41:363-72. 2007
    Disinfection is mandatory for swimming pools: public pools are usually disinfected by gaseous chlorine or sodium hypochlorite and cartridge filters; home pools typically use stabilized chlorine...
  74. pmc Outbreaks of short-incubation ocular and respiratory illness following exposure to indoor swimming pools
    Anna B Bowen
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector borne and Enteric Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:267-71. 2007
    Chlorination destroys pathogens in swimming pool water, but by-products of chlorination can cause human illness. We investigated outbreaks of ocular and respiratory symptoms associated with chlorinated indoor swimming pools at two hotels.
  75. pmc Ecological association between childhood asthma and availability of indoor chlorinated swimming pools in Europe
    M Nickmilder
    Department of Public Health, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Occup Environ Med 64:37-46. 2007
    It has been hypothesised that the rise in childhood asthma in the developed world could result at least in part from the increasing exposure of children to toxic chlorination products in the air of indoor swimming pools.
  76. ncbi Outdoor swimming pools and the risks of asthma and allergies during adolescence
    A Bernard
    Dept of Public Health, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 32:979-88. 2008
    Exposure to indoor chlorinated swimming pools can be detrimental to the airways of swimmers and increase asthma risks but it is unknown whether these effects concern outdoor pools...
  77. pmc Asthma and swimming pools: statistical issues
    B Armstrong
    Occup Environ Med 61:475; author reply 476. 2004
  78. ncbi Efficacy of vectobac DT and culinexcombi against mosquito larvae in unused swimming pools in Malindi, Kenya
    Samuel C Kahindi
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P O Box 428, 80108 Kilifi, Kenya
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 24:538-42. 2008
    ..sphaericus [Bs]), were tested against Anopheles gambiae and Culex quinquefasciatus in temporarily unused swimming pools with rainwater in Malindi, Kenya...
  79. ncbi Evaluation of disinfectant efficacy against biofilm and suspended bacteria in a laboratory swimming pool model
    D M Goeres
    Center for Biofilm Engineering, 366 EPS Building, Montana State University Bozeman, Bozeman, MT 59717 3980, USA
    Water Res 38:3103-9. 2004
    ..The research demonstrated the importance of studying a biofilm in addition to the planktonic bacteria to assess the microbial dynamics that exist in a swimming pool model...
  80. ncbi Do head lice spread in swimming pools?
    Deon Canyon
    School of Public Health, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Int J Dermatol 46:1211-3. 2007
    This study investigated the potential for head lice transmission in swimming pools using an in vitro experiment and a field trial...
  81. ncbi Health risks of early swimming pool attendance
    Yvonne Schoefer
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 211:367-73. 2008
    ..In terms of developing atopic diseases there is no verifiable detrimental effect of early swimming...
  82. ncbi Health effects associated with indoor swimming pools: a suspected toxic chloramine exposure
    S Cornelia Kaydos-Daniels
    West Virginia Bureau for Public Health, Charleston, WV, USA
    Public Health 122:195-200. 2008
    ....
  83. ncbi [A preliminary investigation on the occurrence of protozoa in swimming pools in Italy]
    L Bonadonna
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Ann Ig 16:709-19. 2004
    In Italy controls on the hygienic quality of swimming pools are fixed by the Accordo tra il Ministero della Salute, le regioni e le province autonome di Trento e di Bolzano, come into force in 2003...
  84. ncbi Pathways of trihalomethane uptake in swimming pools
    Lothar Erdinger
    University of Heidelberg, Institute for Hygiene, Dep Hygiene and Med Microbiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 207:571-5. 2004
    ..Blood concentrations are correlated to air chloroform concentrations; correlation to water concentrations is less obvious...
  85. ncbi Fractional exhaled NO and serum pneumoproteins after swimming in a chlorinated pool
    Sylviane Carbonnelle
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1472-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether a swimming session performed in a pool sanitized with chlorine-based agents induces lung inflammation, modifies lung epithelium permeability, and alters lung function...
  86. ncbi Environmental and biological monitoring of chloroform in indoor swimming pools
    G Aggazzotti
    Cattedra di Metodologia Epidemiologica ed Igiene, , Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, , Italy
    J Chromatogr A 710:181-90. 1995
    ..as the result of disinfection with sodium hypochlorite was demonstrated in the water and ambient air of indoor swimming pools. Environmental monitoring was performed in 12 indoor swimming pools in northern Italy and the level of human ..
  87. ncbi [Indoor air and bathing water pollution in indoor swimming pools in Guipúzcoa (Spain)]
    Loreto Santa Marina
    Subdirección de Salud Pública de Guipúzcoa, Departamento de Sanidad del Gobierno Vasco, San Sebastian, Guipuzcoa, Espana
    Gac Sanit 23:115-20. 2009
    To describe levels of pollutants found in indoor swimming pools in Guipúzcoa (Basque Country, Spain), both in the bathing water and in the air, and to study the association between these pollutants and other variables related to ..
  88. ncbi Exhaled nitric oxide in children after accidental exposure to chlorine gas
    Hartmut Grasemann
    Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Inhal Toxicol 19:895-8. 2007
    ..No changes in exhaled nitric oxide were seen in asymptomatic children. These data suggest that acute chlorine gas exposure results in a mild increase of exhaled nitric oxide in symptomatic children...
  89. ncbi Airway remodeling and inflammation in competitive swimmers training in indoor chlorinated swimming pools
    Valerie Bougault
    Centre de Recherche de l Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:351-8, 358.e1. 2012
    ..Airway disorders are common in regular chlorinated swimming pool attendees, particularly competitive athletes, but the impact of intense swimming training on airway function and structure remains unclear...
  90. pmc Pulmonary epithelial integrity in children: relationship to ambient ozone exposure and swimming pool attendance
    Birgitta Json Lagerkvist
    Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1768-71. 2004
    ..However, children who regularly visited chlorinated indoor swimming pools had significantly lower CC16 levels in serum than did nonswimming children both before and after exercise (..
  91. ncbi Surveillance for waterborne disease and outbreaks associated with recreational water--United States, 2003-2004
    Eric J Dziuban
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases proposed, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 55:1-30. 2006
    ..In 1978, WBDOs associated with recreational water (natural and treated water) were added. This system is the primary source of data regarding the scope and effects of WBDOs in the United States...
  92. pmc Waterborne diseases prevention: evaluation of inspection scoring system for water sites according to water microbiological tests during the Athens 2004 pre-Olympic and Olympic period
    Christos Hadjichristodoulou
    University of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Larisa, Greece
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:829-35. 2006
    ..To evaluate the inspection grading system for water sites implemented during the Athens 2004 Olympic inspection programme...
  93. pmc An outbreak of viral meningitis associated with a public swimming pond
    A M Hauri
    Government Health Service Institute, Dillenburg, Germany
    Epidemiol Infect 133:291-8. 2005
    ..This outbreak demonstrates the potential of nature-like swimming ponds to cause widespread community infection with substantial public health impact...
  94. pmc Unintentional drownings among New York State residents, 1988-1994
    Marilyn L Browne
    Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology, New York State Department of Health, 547 River Street, Room 200, Troy, NY 12180, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:448-58. 2003
    ....
  95. ncbi Toddler drowning prevention: teaching parents about water safety in conjunction with their child's in-water lessons
    K Moran
    Centre for Health and Physical Education, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:254-6. 2006
    ..Further research is required to determine how parents whose toddlers do not attend swimming lessons might similarly benefit from such a programme...
  96. ncbi Novel use of a swimming pool biocide in the treatment of a rare fungal mastoiditis
    Christopher Y Chang
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:1065-9. 2005
    ....
  97. pmc Sanitary conditions of public swimming pools in Amman, Jordan
    Atallah Rabi
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 4:301-6. 2007
    This study was carried out in the summer of 2005 and investigated all of active public swimming pools (85 out of 93) in Amman, the capital of Jordan...
  98. ncbi An outbreak of cryptosporidiosis associated with an animal nursery at a regional fair
    Rosie H Ashbolt
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 27:244-9. 2003
    ..01). This is the first reported outbreak of cryptosporidiosis associated with an animal nursery in Australia. The outbreak demonstrates the importance of infection control policies and hygiene measures in the animal nursery setting...
  99. pmc Outbreak of cryptosporidiosis at a California waterpark: employee and patron roles and the long road towards prevention
    C Wheeler
    Epidemic Intelligence Service assigned to the California Department of Health Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 135:302-10. 2007
    ..Occurring more than a decade after the first reported outbreaks of cryptosporidiosis in swimming pools, this outbreak demonstrates that messages about healthy swimming practices have not been adopted by pool ..
  100. ncbi [Treatment of thermal pool waters]
    Carlo Signorelli
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Volturno 39, 43100 Parma
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 62:539-52. 2006
    ..of spa pool water, since it is not completely logical that these should have the same requirements as normal swimming pools. The problem arises especially with regards to the use of chlorine as a disinfectant, which may actually ..
  101. pmc The chlorine hypothesis: fact or fiction?
    M J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Primary Care and Population Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Occup Environ Med 64:6-7. 2007

Research Grants24

  1. Rapid Point-of-Care Test Kit for the Detection of Bacteriuria Calibrated for Imme
    MARK GEISBERG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..on the applicant Company's proprietary Watersafe(r) Bacteria Test, a rapid immunoassay for bacteria in swimming pools, which is currently manufactured and marketed by the Company...
  2. California Environmental Health Specialist Network (EHS-Net) Food Safety and Wate
    SUSAN ELIZABETH STRONG; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..California has over 80,000 public swimming pools and California regulations do not require certified operators to manage pools and many counties do not require ..
  3. B.pseudomallei bioterrorism and quorum sensing
    DANIEL HASSETT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A major area of concern is the distribution and survival of pathogenic bacteria in lakes, rivers, streams, swimming pools, our water supply and soils...
  4. Diffusion of an Effective Skin Cancer Prevention Program
    Karen Glanz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The efficacy of the Pool Cool program in aquatic settings (swimming pools) was demonstrated in a previous trial, and a Dissemination Pilot Study with 186 swimming pools was completed...
  5. POOL AND SPA SAFETY ALARM SYSTEM
    Paul Norris; Fiscal Year: 1993
    The current safety and alarm devices for swimming pools and spas on the market today are ineffective and prone to false alarms due to the lack of technology applied in this area...
  6. ARBOVIRUS PERSISTENCE IN SEASONAL WETLANDS
    William Reisen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Virus ecology at wetlands in the Coachella Valley of southeastern California with consistent enzootic activity will be compared with wetlands in the southern San Joaquin Valley where virus activity currently is intermittent. ..
  7. Personalized Physical Activity & Nutrition Intervention for Overweight/Obese.....
    James Rimmer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Intention-to-treat analysis will be conducted using a series of mixed models that will compare the three treatment groups over time (pre-test and six, 12 and 18-month post-test). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. Building Health Empowerment Zones for People with Disabilities
    James Rimmer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The primary outcome of this demonstration project is a model program for improving access to the built environment resulting in improved health and reduction of secondary conditions among people with mobility disabilities. ..
  9. Universal Exercise Kits for Manual Wheelchair Users
    James Rimmer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. ACTIVATING MULTIETHNIC YOUTH FOR SMOKING PREVENTION
    Karen Glanz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. HOST COMPETENCE FACTORS AFFECT ARBOVIRUS TRANSMISSION
    William Reisen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Studies will assess how alternating sequential infections between vertebrate and vector species that are part of the natural transmission cycle may alter virus genetics and fitness. ..
  12. EEFFECTS OF AEROBIC EXERCISE IN PERSONS WITH STROKE
    James Rimmer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Unlike traditional analytic methods, the GEE approach can be used with data characterized by almost any type of statistical distribution (e.g., normal/Gaussian, binomial, Poison). ..
  13. INNER CITY COCKROACH ALLERGEN REDUCTION TRIAL
    Peyton Eggleston; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Secondary variables, including medication use, acute care visits, school loss, FEVI and methacholine responsiveness will also be compared. ..
  14. HOME BASED ENVIRONMENTAL ADHERENCE TRIAL
    Peyton Eggleston; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  15. Development of a SimTK-based framework for hemiparetic walking assessment
    Richard R Neptune; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  16. Lung epithelial cell survival signaling in ozone in cystic fibrosis and normals
    Carl White; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These studies will increase our understanding of lung oxidant injury and repair in CF and normals, and of normal defense mechanisms of airway epithelium. ..
  17. RISK FACTORS FOR FATAL CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT
    PATRICIA SCHNITZER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. 2006 Drinking Water Disinection By-Product (DBP) Gordon Conference
    Susan Richardson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Issues to be covered include new reproductive/developmental toxicological issues, human exposure, chemistry of formation, and remaining cancer issues. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Hypoxia-inducible factors bronchopulmonary dysplasia-BPD
    Carl White; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Therapy at the level of HIF transcription factors to improve angiogenesis and alveolar development offers promise to prevent BPD. ..
  20. Improving Direct Measurement of Sun Protective Behaviors
    JASON MADDOCK; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Several settings including schools, beaches, swimming pools, and outdoor recreation sites are high risk areas for sun exposure...
  21. ROLE OF HEXOKINASE IN LUNG ADAPTATION TO OXIDANT STRESS
    Carl White; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Together, these approaches will define the role of HK in adaptation to hyperoxia. ..
  22. MARIJUANA USE AND THE RISKS OF LUNG AND OTHER CANCERS
    Hal Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..g., passive smoking); clinical factors (e.g., depression and family history of cancer); diet and other behaviors (e.g., fruits, vegetables, fats, and supplements); and sociodemographic factors (e.g., SES). ..
  23. DEMOLITION AND ASTHMA IN CHICAGO PUBLIC HOUSING
    Samuel Dorevitch; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  24. The 17th Annual Conference of the International Society of Exposure of Analysis
    Clifford Weisel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The primary outcome of the meeting will be the advancement of knowledge of human exposure science. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..