industry

Summary

Summary: The aggregate of manufacturing or technically productive enterprises in a particular field, often named after its principle product, as "the automobile industry", "the steel industry". It includes the ownership and management of companies, factories, industrial plants, etc. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Industry sponsorship and research outcome
    Andreas Lundh
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:MR000033. 2012
  2. pmc Environmental injustice in North Carolina's hog industry
    S Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:225-31. 2000
  3. pmc Industry use of evidence to influence alcohol policy: a case study of submissions to the 2008 Scottish government consultation
    Jim McCambridge
    Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001431. 2013
  4. ncbi Scope and impact of financial conflicts of interest in biomedical research: a systematic review
    Justin E Bekelman
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520, USA
    JAMA 289:454-65. 2003
  5. pmc Cleavages and co-operation in the UK alcohol industry: a qualitative study
    Chris Holden
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:483. 2012
  6. ncbi Nanomaterials in the construction industry: a review of their applications and environmental health and safety considerations
    Jaesang Lee
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University, Houston, Texas 77005, USA
    ACS Nano 4:3580-90. 2010
  7. pmc Occupation and cancer in Britain
    L Rushton
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Br J Cancer 102:1428-37. 2010
  8. pmc Dealing responsibly with the alcohol industry in London
    Jim McCambridge
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 47:635-7. 2012
  9. pmc Validation of the geographic position of EPER-Spain industries
    Javier Garcia-Perez
    Cancer and Environmental Epidemiology Area, National Centre of Epidemiology, Carlos III Institute of Health, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Health Geogr 7:1. 2008
  10. ncbi Physician professionalism and changes in physician-industry relationships from 2004 to 2009
    Eric G Campbell
    Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, Ninth Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1820-6. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Dental Coverage Transistions, Utilization and Retirement
    RICHARD MANSKI; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Academic Industry Relationships Among IRB Members
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Government Industry Relationships in Science
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2008
  4. Data Sharing & Data Withholding Among Trainees in Scien*
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. Academic Industry Relationships in Genetics
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. WORK AND HEALTH DISPARITIES AMONG RURAL WOMEN
    Hester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. Work injury and young people: A prospective survey
    F Breslin; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
  9. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:..Phase II
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2004
  10. Back Disorders in Union Carpenters
    Hester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications271 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Industry sponsorship and research outcome
    Andreas Lundh
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:MR000033. 2012
    ..Previous systematic reviews have found that pharmaceutical industry sponsored studies are more often favorable to the sponsor's product compared with studies with other sources of ..
  2. pmc Environmental injustice in North Carolina's hog industry
    S Wing
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7400, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:225-31. 2000
    ....
  3. pmc Industry use of evidence to influence alcohol policy: a case study of submissions to the 2008 Scottish government consultation
    Jim McCambridge
    Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001431. 2013
    Jim McCambridge and colleagues analyze industry submissions to a Scottish Government consultation on whole-population approaches to alcohol policy.
  4. ncbi Scope and impact of financial conflicts of interest in biomedical research: a systematic review
    Justin E Bekelman
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520, USA
    JAMA 289:454-65. 2003
    ..Despite increasing awareness about the potential impact of financial conflicts of interest on biomedical research, no comprehensive synthesis of the body of evidence relating to financial conflicts of interest has been performed...
  5. pmc Cleavages and co-operation in the UK alcohol industry: a qualitative study
    Chris Holden
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:483. 2012
    ..However, the industry is far from being monolithic, comprising a range of producers and retailers with varying and diverse interests...
  6. ncbi Nanomaterials in the construction industry: a review of their applications and environmental health and safety considerations
    Jaesang Lee
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University, Houston, Texas 77005, USA
    ACS Nano 4:3580-90. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Occupation and cancer in Britain
    L Rushton
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Br J Cancer 102:1428-37. 2010
    ..We estimated the current burden of cancer in Britain attributable to past occupational exposures for International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) group 1 (established) and 2A (probable) carcinogens...
  8. pmc Dealing responsibly with the alcohol industry in London
    Jim McCambridge
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 47:635-7. 2012
    ..This is despite strong continuities with previous alcohol industry constructions of the nature of the problem and preferred policy responses...
  9. pmc Validation of the geographic position of EPER-Spain industries
    Javier Garcia-Perez
    Cancer and Environmental Epidemiology Area, National Centre of Epidemiology, Carlos III Institute of Health, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Health Geogr 7:1. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi Physician professionalism and changes in physician-industry relationships from 2004 to 2009
    Eric G Campbell
    Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, Ninth Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1820-6. 2010
    One tenet of medical professionalism is managing conflicts of interest related to physician-industry relationships (PIRs). Since 2004 much has been done at the institutional, state, and national levels to limit PIRs...
  11. ncbi A microbial polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) based bio- and materials industry
    Guo Qiang Chen
    Dept Biological Sciences and Biotechnology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
    Chem Soc Rev 38:2434-46. 2009
    ..It has become clear that PHA and its related technologies are forming an industrial value chain ranging from fermentation, materials, energy to medical fields (142 references)...
  12. ncbi A national survey of physician-industry relationships
    Eric G Campbell
    Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital Partners Health Care System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1742-50. 2007
    ..We surveyed physicians to collect information about their financial associations with industry and the factors that predict those associations.
  13. pmc The Nubian Complex of Dhofar, Oman: an African middle stone age industry in Southern Arabia
    Jeffrey I Rose
    Institute of Archaeology and Antiquity, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e28239. 2011
    ..the Late Pleistocene, no archaeological sites have yet been discovered in Arabia that resemble a specific African industry, which would indicate demographic exchange across the Red Sea...
  14. ncbi The 15-Country Collaborative Study of Cancer Risk among Radiation Workers in the Nuclear Industry: estimates of radiation-related cancer risks
    E Cardis
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Radiat Res 167:396-416. 2007
    ..Analyses included 407,391 nuclear industry workers monitored individually for external radiation and 5.2 million person-years of follow-up...
  15. ncbi Anaerobic fermentation of glycerol: a path to economic viability for the biofuels industry
    Syed Shams Yazdani
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, MS 362, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 18:213-9. 2007
    ..Glycerol-rich streams generated in large amounts by the biofuels industry, especially during the production of biodiesel, present an excellent opportunity to establish biorefineries...
  16. ncbi Longitudinal lung function decline and wood dust exposure in the furniture industry
    G Jacobsen
    Dept of Occupational Medicine, Region Hospital Skive, Denmark
    Eur Respir J 31:334-42. 2008
    ..In conclusion, in the present low-exposed cohort, female woodworkers had an accelerated decline in lung function, which may be clinically relevant...
  17. ncbi Drinking patterns as an ideology
    Robin Room
    Centre for Social Research on Alcohol and Drugs, Stockholm University, Sweden
    Addiction 100:1803-4. 2005
  18. pmc Occupational diseases in Korea
    Seong Kyu Kang
    Occupational Safety and Health Research Institute, Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency, Incheon, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:S4-12. 2010
    ..the year 2000, musculoskeletal disorders became a major problem especially in assembly lines in the manufacturing industry and they were expanded to the service industry. Mental diseases related to job stress have increased...
  19. ncbi Breast cancer risk by occupation and industry: analysis of the CECILE study, a population-based case-control study in France
    Sara Villeneuve
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research, Center for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Environmental Epidemiology of Cancer, Villejuif, France
    Am J Ind Med 54:499-509. 2011
    ..It has been suggested that certain occupational exposures may play a role in breast cancer etiology. The recognition of high-risk occupations may give clues about potential mammary carcinogens in the work place...
  20. pmc Participation of academic scientists in relationships with industry
    Darren E Zinner
    Heller School of Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, in Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:1814-25. 2009
    Relationships between academic researchers and industry have received considerable attention in the past twenty years. However, current data on the prevalence, magnitude, and trends in such relationships are rare...
  21. ncbi Assessment of heavy metal contamination in soils at Jajmau (Kanpur) and Unnao industrial areas of the Ganga Plain, Uttar Pradesh, India
    S Srinivasa Gowd
    National Geophysical Research Institute CSIR, Uppal Road, Hyderabad 500606, India
    J Hazard Mater 174:113-21. 2010
    ..Distribution and correlation of heavy metals in soil along with possible remedial measures are discussed...
  22. ncbi Impact of psychosocial job stress on non-fatal occupational injuries in small and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises
    Akinori Nakata
    National Institute of Industrial Health, Kawasaki, Japan
    Am J Ind Med 49:658-69. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between psychosocial job stress and occupational injuries among workers in SMEs...
  23. ncbi Multivariate statistical and GIS-based approach to identify heavy metal sources in soils
    A Facchinelli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mineralogiche e Petrologiche, , Via Valperga Caluso 35, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Environ Pollut 114:313-24. 2001
    ..The study indicates that background values and realistic mandatory guidelines are impossible to fix without an extensive data collection and without a correct geochemical interpretation of the data...
  24. pmc Funding of US biomedical research, 2003-2008
    E Ray Dorsey
    Department of Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    JAMA 303:137-43. 2010
    ..With the exception of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, funding support for biomedical research in the United States has slowed after a decade of doubling. However, the extent and scope of slowing are largely unknown...
  25. pmc The prevalence of short sleep duration by industry and occupation in the National Health Interview Survey
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Sleep 33:149-59. 2010
    ..g., manufacturing and service) and occupations with long work-weeks (e.g., managerial/professional, sales, and transportation) is associated with an increased risk of short sleep duration...
  26. ncbi Prevalence of work-related symptoms and serum-specific antibodies to wheat flour in exposed workers in the bakery industry
    Gyu Young Hur
    Department of Allergy and Rheumatology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Youngtong Gu, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Respir Med 102:548-55. 2008
    ..Although baker's asthma (BA) is a common occupational asthma, there have been few reports on this disease in Korean subjects...
  27. ncbi Proximity to chipboard industries increases the risk of respiratory and irritation symptoms in children: the Viadana study
    Roberto de Marco
    Unit of Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Verona, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 408:511-7. 2010
    ..The present findings suggest that emissions from chipboard industries might have a serious impact on children's health status and should therefore be reduced and closely monitored...
  28. ncbi Industrial differences in disability retirement rates in Denmark, 1996-2000
    Harald Hannerz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:465-71. 2004
    ..The objective of the study was to identify industries associated with a high risk of disability retirement and to roughly estimate the fraction of the retirements that can be attributed to a non-optimum work environment...
  29. ncbi The 15-Country Collaborative Study of Cancer Risk Among Radiation Workers in the Nuclear Industry: design, epidemiological methods and descriptive results
    M Vrijheid
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Radiat Res 167:361-79. 2007
    ..The main analyses included 407,391 nuclear industry workers employed for at least 1 year in a participating facility who were monitored individually for external ..
  30. ncbi A systematic review of safety violations in industry
    Samuel J Alper
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 3217 Mechanical Engineering Building, 1513 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 41:739-54. 2009
    ..To help shed light on the causes, this paper systematically reviews the empirical causes of safety violations in industry. Electronic database literature searches were performed to identify relevant articles published prior to January ..
  31. ncbi Assessing inhalatory and dermal exposures and their resultant health-risks for workers exposed to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) contained in oil mists in a fastener manufacturing industry
    Mei Ru Chen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Medical College, National Cheng Kung University 138, Sheng Li Rd, Tainan 70428, Taiwan
    Environ Int 34:971-5. 2008
    ..If the personal protection equipment would be adopted in the future, both respiratory protection equipment and protective clothing should be used simultaneously...
  32. pmc Preventable H5N1 avian influenza epidemics in the British poultry industry network exhibit characteristic scales
    A R T Jonkers
    Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Jane Herdman Laboratories, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    J R Soc Interface 7:695-701. 2010
    ..H5N1 avian influenza transmission probabilities and containment strategies, here modelled on the British poultry industry network, show that infection dynamics can additionally express characteristic scales...
  33. ncbi A follow-up study of mortality among women in the North American synthetic rubber industry
    Nalini Sathiakumar
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:1314-25. 2009
    ..To evaluate mortality from cancer and other diseases among 4863 women employed at eight North American styrene-butadiene rubber plants. Cancers of the lymphohematopoietic tissues, breast, and ovary were of strongest a priori interest...
  34. ncbi [Work days lost due to health problems in industry]
    Sylvia Regina Trindade Yano
    Departamento Nacional, Serviço Social da Indústria, Brasilia, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 28:945-54. 2012
    ..The findings showed that work days lost are common among both industrial and non-industrial workers, thereby affecting productivity and requiring prevention programs...
  35. pmc A retrospective analysis of noise-induced hearing loss in the Dutch construction industry
    M C J Leensen
    Clinical and Experimental Audiology, ENT Department, Academic Medical Centre AMC, Room D2 211, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:577-90. 2011
    Noise exposure is an important and highly prevalent occupational hazard in the construction industry. This study examines hearing threshold levels of a large population of Dutch construction workers and compares their hearing thresholds ..
  36. ncbi Particle size distributions of oil mists in workplace atmospheres and their exposure concentrations to workers in a fastener manufacturing industry
    Mei Ru Chen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Medical College, National Cheng Kung University, 138 Sheng Li Road, Tainan 70428, Taiwan
    J Hazard Mater 146:393-8. 2007
    ..mists in three workplace atmospheres of the forming, threading, and heat treatment in a fastener manufacturing industry and to assess their exposures to workers...
  37. ncbi Sustained body weight reduction by an individual-based lifestyle intervention for workers in the construction industry at risk for cardiovascular disease: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 51:240-6. 2010
    To evaluate the effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention for male workers in the construction industry at risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD).
  38. pmc Treatment success in cancer: industry compared to publicly sponsored randomized controlled trials
    Benjamin Djulbegovic
    Center for Evidence based medicine and Health Outcomes Research, Tampa, Florida, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e58711. 2013
    ..To assess if commercially sponsored trials are associated with higher success rates than publicly-sponsored trials...
  39. pmc Further validation that claims data are a useful tool for epidemiologic research on hypertension
    Baylah Tessier-Sherman
    Yale Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:51. 2013
    ..The goal of this study is to assess the validity of claims data in identifying hypertension cases and thereby clarify the benefits and limitations of using those data in studies of chronic disease etiology...
  40. ncbi Constraints on publication rights in industry-initiated clinical trials
    Peter C Gøtzsche
    JAMA 295:1645-6. 2006
  41. ncbi The importance of carbon footprint estimation boundaries
    H Scott Matthews
    Carnegie Mellon University, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:5839-42. 2008
    ..Direct emissions from an industry are, on average, only 14% of the total supply chain carbon emissions (often called Tier 1 emissions), and direct ..
  42. ncbi Geochemical speciation and risk assessment of heavy metals in the river estuarine sediments--a case study: Mahanadi basin, India
    Sanjay Kumar Sundaray
    Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University, Taipei 10617, Taiwan
    J Hazard Mater 186:1837-46. 2011
    ..Factor analysis reveals that the enrichment of heavy metals in bioavailable fraction is mostly contributed from anthropogenic sources. These contributing sources are highlighted by cluster analysis...
  43. ncbi Case-control study on renal cell cancer and occupational exposure to trichloroethylene. Part II: Epidemiological aspects
    Barbara Charbotel
    Epidemiological Research and Surveillance Unit in Transport, Occupation and Environment, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, F 69373 Lyon, France
    Ann Occup Hyg 50:777-87. 2006
    ..This study suggests an association between exposures to high levels of TCE and increased risk of RCC. Further epidemiological studies are necessary to analyze the effect of lower levels of exposure...
  44. ncbi Suicide mortality of young, middle-aged and elderly males and females in Japan for the years 1953-96: time series analysis for the effects of unemployment, female labour force, young and aged population, primary industry and population density
    Akiko Yamasaki
    Department of Health Promotion and Human Behaviour, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan
    Ind Health 46:541-9. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi The incidence of medically reported work-related ill health in the UK construction industry
    S J Stocks
    Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Sciences Group, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PT, UK
    Occup Environ Med 67:574-6. 2010
    ..occupational ill health and a high burden of cancer attributable to occupational factors in the UK construction industry. However, there is little information on the incidence of medically reported work-related ill health (WRI) within ..
  46. ncbi The assessment of chronic health conditions on work performance, absence, and total economic impact for employers
    James J Collins
    The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:547-57. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and estimate total costs for chronic health conditions in the U.S. workforce for the Dow Chemical Company (Dow)...
  47. ncbi Occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and lung cancer risk: a multicenter study in Europe
    Ann C Olsson
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69008 Lyon, France
    Occup Environ Med 67:98-103. 2010
    ..Lung cancer incidence in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) is among the highest in the world, and the role of occupational exposures has not been adequately studied in these countries...
  48. ncbi Why the Distilled Spirits Industry Council of Australia is not a credible partner for the Australian government in making alcohol policy
    Geoffrey Munro
    Australian Drug Foundation, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:365-9. 2012
    ..A campaign against the decision was led by the Distilled Spirits Industry Council of Australia, whose members include representatives of the world's largest spirits producers and which ..
  49. ncbi Comparative PM10-PM2.5 source contribution study at rural, urban and industrial sites during PM episodes in Eastern Spain
    Sergio Rodriguez
    Institute of Earth Sciences Jaume Almera, CSIC, C Lluis Sole i Sabaris s n, Barcelona 08028, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 328:95-113. 2004
    ..5. During non-African dust events, mineral dust derived from anthropogenic activities (e.g. urban road dust) is also a significant contributor to PM10, but not to PM2.5...
  50. pmc Industry funding and the reporting quality of large long-term weight loss trials
    O Thomas
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1531-6. 2008
    Quality of reporting (QR) in industry-funded research is a concern of the scientific community...
  51. pmc Determinants of wood dust exposure in the Danish furniture industry--results from two cross-sectional studies 6 years apart
    Vivi Schlunssen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Aarhus University, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Ann Occup Hyg 52:227-38. 2008
    This paper investigates determinants of wood dust exposure and trends in dust level in the furniture industry of Viborg County, Denmark, using data from two cross-sectional studies 6 years apart.
  52. pmc Antidepressants and breast and ovarian cancer risk: a review of the literature and researchers' financial associations with industry
    Lisa Cosgrove
    The Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18210. 2011
    ..Previous studies in a variety of biomedical fields have found that financial ties to drug companies are associated with favorable study conclusions...
  53. ncbi Mortality in small geographical areas and proximity to air polluting industries in the Basque Country (Spain)
    K Cambra
    Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health, Basque Government, C Donostia San Sebastian 1, 01010, Vitoria Gasteiz, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 68:140-7. 2011
    ..To study the association between proximity to air polluting industrial facilities and mortality in the Basque Country (Spain) in the 1996-2003 period...
  54. ncbi Non-malignant respiratory diseases and occupational exposure to wood dust. Part I. Fresh wood and mixed wood industry
    Gitte Jacobsen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, School of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Ann Agric Environ Med 17:15-28. 2010
    ..Type 1 allergy is not suspected of being a major cause of wood dust induced asthma. Concurrent exposure to microorganisms and terpenes probably add to the inherent risk of wood dust exposure in the fresh wood industry.
  55. ncbi Metals distribution in soils around the cement factory in southern Jordan
    Omar A Al-Khashman
    Water and Environment Study Center, Mutah University, Al Karak 61710, Jordan
    Environ Pollut 140:387-94. 2006
    ..and cadmium in the soil samples of the investigated area were related to anthropogenic sources such as cement industry, agriculture activities and traffic emissions...
  56. ncbi Cell phone use and acoustic neuroma: the need for standardized questionnaires and access to industry data
    Yueh Ying Han
    Center for Environmental Oncology University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute UPCI, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Surg Neurol 72:216-22; discussion 222. 2009
    ..This article critically evaluates current literature on cell phone use and AN risks and proposes additional studies to clarify any possible linkage...
  57. ncbi Vested interests in addiction research and policy poisonous partnerships: health sector buy-in to arrangements with government and addictive consumption industries
    Peter J Adams
    School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Addiction 105:585-90. 2010
    ....
  58. ncbi A comprehensive workplace intervention and its outcome with regard to lifestyle, health and sick leave: the AHA study
    Gunnar Bergström
    Section for Personal Injury Prevention, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Work 31:167-80. 2008
    ..This comprehensive workplace intervention programme appears to have had positive effects on smoking habits, HRQoL and sick leave...
  59. ncbi Solidification/stabilisation of arsenic bearing fly ash from the metallurgical industry. Immobilisation mechanism of arsenic
    Carlo Vandecasteele
    Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Leuven, Heverlee, Belgium
    Waste Manag 22:143-6. 2002
    ..Extensive use was made of the speciation program MINTEQA2, to clarify the immobilisation of arsenic...
  60. pmc La roca magica: uses of natural zeolites in agriculture and industry
    F A Mumpton
    Edit Inc, P O Box 591, Clarkson, NY 14430, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:3463-70. 1999
    ....
  61. ncbi Socio-economic driving forces of land-use change in Kunshan, the Yangtze River Delta economic area of China
    Hualou Long
    Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Anwai, Beijing 100101, PR China
    J Environ Manage 83:351-64. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi Occupational status, work-site cessation programs and policies and menthol smoking on quitting behaviors of US smokers
    Linda A Alexander
    Department of Health Behavior, College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, USA
    Addiction 105:95-104. 2010
    ..This exploratory study sought to examine the relationships among occupational status, menthol smoking preference and employer-sponsored smoking cessation programs and policies on quitting behaviors...
  63. pmc Quality of pharmaceutical industry press releases based on original research
    Bindee Kuriya
    Department of Rheumatology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 3:e2828. 2008
    ..issued by scientific conferences and medical journals has been questioned, no efforts to assess pharmaceutical industry press releases have been made...
  64. ncbi Mortality in the German porcelain industry 1985-2005: first results of an epidemiological cohort study
    Thomas Birk
    ENVIRON Germany GmbH, Essen, Germany
    J Occup Environ Med 51:373-85. 2009
    ..To evaluate mortality due to lung cancer, silicosis, renal cancer, renal disease and other causes among German porcelain production workers potentially exposed to crystalline silica...
  65. ncbi Trends in inhalation exposure--a review of the data in the published scientific literature
    Karen S Creely
    Research Division, Institute of Occupational Medicine, Research Avenue North, Riccarton, Edinburgh, UK
    Ann Occup Hyg 51:665-78. 2007
    ..It is most important that longitudinal exposure data continue to be collected along with relevant contextual information to enable future changes to be adequately assessed...
  66. pmc An industry perspective on Canadian patients' involvement in medical tourism: implications for public health
    Rory Johnston
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:416. 2011
    The medical tourism industry, which assists patients with accessing non-emergency medical care abroad, has grown rapidly in recent years...
  67. ncbi The US radon problem, policy, program and industry: achievements, challenges and strategies
    W J Angell
    Midwest Universities Radon Consortium, College of Design, University of Minnesota, 1985 Buford Avenue DHA MC 6136, St Paul, MN 55108 6136, USA
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 130:8-13. 2008
    ..There is need for effective partnerships between the public and private sectors of the US radon professional communities as well as with the international programs and professionals...
  68. ncbi Disease transmission on fragmented contact networks: livestock-associated Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the Danish pig-industry
    M Ciccolini
    Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution, University of Edinburgh, King s Buildings, UK
    Epidemics 4:171-8. 2012
    ..and persistence of livestock-associated Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (LA-MRSA) in the Danish pig-industry associated with this trade network...
  69. ncbi Surveillance of hazardous materials events in 17 states, 1993-2001: a report from the Hazardous Substances Emergency Events Surveillance (HSEES) system
    D Kevin Horton
    Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Division of Health Studies, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:539-48. 2004
    ..To prevent human exposure and resulting injuries, it is critical to understand the frequency with which these releases occur, the locations involved, the industries associated, and the specific substances being released...
  70. ncbi The 15-Country Collaborative Study of Cancer Risk among Radiation Workers in the Nuclear Industry: study of errors in dosimetry
    I Thierry-Chef
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Radiat Res 167:380-95. 2007
    ..risk after low-dose protracted exposure to ionizing radiation, a large-scale epidemiological study of nuclear industry workers was conducted in 15 countries...
  71. ncbi Urinalysis and hair analysis for illicit drugs of driver applicants and drivers in the trucking industry
    Tom Mieczkowski
    Department of Criminology, The University of South Florida, 4202 East Fowler Avenue SOC 107, Tampa, FL 33702, USA
    J Forensic Leg Med 17:254-60. 2010
    ..It is concluded that hair assays detect more drug use than urinalysis. It is also concluded that when urine and hair assay outcomes are non-concordant the typical case is a positive hair analysis with a negative urinalysis...
  72. ncbi Announcing a Still Bay industry at Sibudu Cave, South Africa
    Lyn Wadley
    Archaeology Department, School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, South Africa
    J Hum Evol 52:681-9. 2007
    ..These double-pointed foliates are the fossile directeur of the Still Bay Industry, and importantly, this Sibudu industry provides confirmation that the Still Bay predates the Howiesons Poort ..
  73. ncbi Stress and work ability in oil industry workers
    Jozo Bresić
    INA Industrija nafte d d, Zagreb, Croatia
    Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 58:399-405. 2007
    ..and oil-field workers were invited to complete the "Occupational Stress Assessment Questionnaire--the Oil Industry Version and Work Ability Index (WAI) Questionnaire". The overall response rate was 69...
  74. pmc Lung function reduction and chronic respiratory symptoms among workers in the cement industry: a follow up study
    Zeyede K Zeleke
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway
    BMC Pulm Med 11:50. 2011
    ..The main aims of this study were to measure total dust exposure, to examine chronic respiratory symptoms and changes in lung function among cement factory workers and controls that were followed for one year...
  75. ncbi Environmental strategies to remove volatile aromatic fractions (BTEX) from petroleum industry wastewater using biomass
    A S Costa
    Department of Chemistry, Federal University of Sergipe UFS, 49100 000 São Cristóvão, SE, Brazil
    Bioresour Technol 105:31-9. 2012
    ..This compared with removal capacities using angico sawdust of 20.2%, 36.4%, 52.8%, 57.8%, and 53.7% for these compounds respectively, demonstrating the superior performance of the peat...
  76. ncbi Alcohol industry and non-alcohol industry sponsorship of sportspeople and drinking
    Kerry S O'Brien
    School of Political and Social Sciences, Monash University, Vic, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:210-3. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between direct alcohol and non-alcohol sponsorship and drinking in Australian sportspeople...
  77. ncbi Recycling of hazardous waste from tertiary aluminium industry in a value-added material
    Laura Gonzalo-Delgado
    National Centre for Metallurgical Research, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    Waste Manag Res 29:127-34. 2011
    ..In this way, a hazardous waste from the tertiary aluminium industry was studied for its use as a raw material in the synthesis of an added-value product, boehmite...
  78. ncbi Prospective-retrospective biomarker analysis for regulatory consideration: white paper from the industry pharmacogenomics working group
    Scott D Patterson
    Medical Sciences, Amgen Inc, 1 Amgen Center Drive MS 38 3 A, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 12:939-51. 2011
    ..In this article, the Industry Pharmacogenomics Working Group provides, for regulatory consideration, its perspective on the rationale for the ..
  79. ncbi Tools for health: the efficacy of a tailored intervention targeted for construction laborers
    Glorian Sorensen
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney Street, SM258, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:51-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to test a behavioral intervention among construction laborers...
  80. pmc The alcohol industry lobby and Hong Kong's zero wine and beer tax policy
    Sungwon Yoon
    Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 12:717. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine the case of Hong Kong with its history of changes in alcohol taxation to explore the factors that have driven such an unprecedented policy evolution...
  81. ncbi Categorization of Scope 3 emissions for streamlined enterprise carbon footprinting
    Y Anny Huang
    Department of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:8509-15. 2009
    ..Because on average more than 75% of an industry sector's carbon footprint is attributed to Scope 3 sources, better knowledge of Scope 3 footprints can help ..
  82. pmc Culture and cognition in the Acheulian industry: a case study from Gesher Benot Ya'aqov
    Naama Goren-Inbar
    Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1038-49. 2011
    ..The synthesis attempts to reassess the abilities, social structure, subsistence and adaptability to the changing environment of hominins in the Levantine Corridor...
  83. ncbi Metal-contaminated soil remediation by using sludges of the marble industry: toxicological evaluation
    C Pérez-Sirvent
    University of Murcia, Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Geology and Pedology, E 30100 Murcia, Spain
    Environ Int 33:502-4. 2007
    ..The leached solutions have a non-toxic effect. The mild remediation by addition of sludge has moreover effects to long term...
  84. ncbi Job and industry classifications associated with sarcoidosis in A Case-Control Etiologic Study of Sarcoidosis (ACCESS)
    Juliana Barnard
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:226-34. 2005
    ..To determine whether specific occupations and industries may be associated with sarcoidosis...
  85. ncbi Physicians and the investment industry
    Eric J Topol
    Office of the Provost, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, and Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    JAMA 293:2654-7. 2005
  86. ncbi An epidemiological study of talc-related respiratory morbidity among employees of a rubber industry in Shiraz-Iran
    M Neghab
    Occupational Health Department, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, Iran
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 80:539-46. 2007
    ..The main purpose of this study was to assess and characterize the pulmonary reactions associated with occupational exposure to talc dust...
  87. ncbi Asbestos in the non-mining industry on the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Spo M Kgalamono
    National Institute for Occupational Health, National Health Laboratory Services, Johannesburg
    S Afr Med J 95:47-51. 2005
    For many decades, and until fairly recently, asbestos was commonly found in most sectors of South African industry. Consequently there is a large but indeterminate pool of formerly exposed workers, some of whom will present to medical ..
  88. ncbi Industry influence on occupational and environmental public health
    James Huff
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:107-17. 2007
    Traditional covert influence of industry on occupational and environmental health (OEH) policies has turned brazenly overt in the last several years...
  89. ncbi Health problems lead to considerable productivity loss at work among workers with high physical load jobs
    W J Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:517-23. 2005
    ..To assess the feasibility and validity of two instruments for the measurement of health-related productivity loss at work...
  90. ncbi The occurrence of copper in deciduous teeth of girls and boys living in Upper Silesian Industry Region (Southern Poland)
    Agnieszka Fischer
    Silesian Medical University, Department of Toxicology, 4 Jagiellonska Street, 41 200 Sosnowiec, Poland
    Sci Total Environ 389:315-9. 2008
    ..in different types of deciduous teeth (incisor, canine, molar) of boys and girls living in the Upper Silesian Industry Region (Southern Poland). The average copper concentration in deciduous teeth was 9...
  91. ncbi Land inputs of trace metals, major elements, particulate organic carbon and suspended solids to an industrial coastal bay of the NE Atlantic
    Antonio Cobelo-Garcia
    Marine Biogeochemistry Research Group, Instituto de Investigaciones Marinas CSIC, C Eduardo Cabello, No 6, Vigo 36208, Spain
    Water Res 38:1753-64. 2004
    ..The fluxes of trace metals obtained for the Ferrol Ria are in the range of other inhabited world semi-enclosed embayments...
  92. ncbi [To-day exposure to occupational carcinogens and their effects. The experience of the rubber industry, iron metallurgy, asphalt work and aviculture]
    Pietro Gino Barbieri
    Servizio Prevenzione e Sicurezza Ambienti di Lavoro, ASL Provincia di Brescia, Brescia, Italia
    Epidemiol Prev 33:94-105. 2009
    ..Service (SPSAL) located in a highly industrialised province, on the working sector of rubber, iron and steel industry, the asphalt working and the poultry stock-breeders...
  93. ncbi Efficiency dilution: long-term exergy conversion trends in Japan
    Eric Williams
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, School of Sustainability, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:4964-70. 2008
    ..Increasing demand for exergy services requires expended utilization of resources from which it is more difficult to extract utility (e.g., falling water versus coal). We term this phenomenon efficiency dilution...
  94. ncbi Identification and characterization of bioemulsifier-producing yeasts isolated from effluents of a dairy industry
    A S Monteiro
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, CP 486, 31270 901 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Bioresour Technol 101:5186-93. 2010
    New bioemulsifier-producing yeasts were isolated from the biological wastewater treatment plant of a dairy industry. Of the 31 bioemulsifier-producing strains, 12 showed emulsifying activity after 2months of incubation, with E(24) values ..
  95. ncbi Lactococcus lactis: from the dairy industry to antigen and therapeutic protein delivery
    Mohammed Bahey-El-Din
    Department of Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
    Discov Med 9:455-61. 2010
    ..Finally we describe recent work evaluating living versus dead L. lactis vectors with particular emphasis on the use of Gram-positive Enhancer Matrix (GEM) particles as a novel delivery system...
  96. ncbi Correlation between environmental and biological monitoring of exposure to benzene in petrochemical industry operators
    Mariella Carrieri
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua 35128, Italy
    Toxicol Lett 192:17-21. 2010
    The present work was aimed to study in petrochemical industry operators the correlation, if any, between environmental exposure to low levels of benzene and two biological exposure indexes in end-shift urine, i.e...
  97. ncbi The eICU research institute - a collaboration between industry, health-care providers, and academia
    Michael McShea
    Philips VISICU, Suite 1900, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 29:18-25. 2010
    As the volume of data that is electronically available promliferates, the health-care industry is identifying better ways to use this data for patient care...
  98. ncbi Polymorphic enzymes, urinary bladder cancer risk, and structural change in the local industry
    Daniel Ovsiannikov
    Department of Urology, St Josefs Hospital Dortmund Hörde, Dortmund, Germany
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 75:557-65. 2012
    ..NAT2 genotypes were distributed equally among cases and controls (63% slow acetylators). Fewer GSTT1 negative genotypes were present in cases (17%) than in controls (20%)...
  99. ncbi The toxic release inventory: fact or fiction? A case study of the primary aluminum industry
    Dinah A Koehler
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Environ Manage 85:296-307. 2007
    ..of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) to the TRI by primary aluminum facilities after promulgation of the industry's maximum available control technology (MACT) standard in 1997...
  100. ncbi Longitudinal respiratory health study of the wood processing industry
    Henry W Glindmeyer
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:595-609. 2008
    ..A 5-year longitudinal study examined nonmalignant respiratory effects of wood processing dust exposure...
  101. ncbi Nanoparticle usage and protection measures in the manufacturing industry--a representative survey
    Kaspar Schmid
    Institut Universitaire Romand de Sante au Travail, University of Lausanne and University of Geneva, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Occup Environ Hyg 7:224-32. 2010
    ..The goal was to evaluate the current level of nanoparticle usage in Swiss industry as well as health, safety, and environmental measures, and the number of potentially exposed workers...

Research Grants71

  1. Dental Coverage Transistions, Utilization and Retirement
    RICHARD MANSKI; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results obtained from this project will establish the independent effect of dental coverage on dental use and as a consequence provide important and timely information for policy makers. ..
  2. Academic Industry Relationships Among IRB Members
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    The purpose of this proposed investigation is to explore the phenomena of academic-industry relationships (AIRs) among members of academic IRBs. The specific aims of this study are: 1...
  3. Government Industry Relationships in Science
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..of the life science enterprise arising from relationships between NIH scientists and administrators and private industry. Issues of bias in science, secrecy and conflicts of interest swirl around discussions of these government ..
  4. Data Sharing & Data Withholding Among Trainees in Scien*
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hypotheses will be tested using univariate and multivariate statistical techniques. Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
  5. Academic Industry Relationships in Genetics
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    The purpose of the proposed investigation is to explore the phenomenon of Academic-Industry Relationships (AIRs) in the life-sciences, with an emphasis in the field of genetics...
  6. WORK AND HEALTH DISPARITIES AMONG RURAL WOMEN
    Hester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..outreach will be integrated at all stages of the research design to foster empowerment of women employed in this industry through risk factor education, medical information on disease and treatment, ergonomic training, and legal rights...
  7. Work injury and young people: A prospective survey
    F Breslin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..No study to date has examined the impact of work injuries on earnings losses among young workers, thereby addressing a notable gap in this research area. ..
  8. Impact/HIV Intervention/Adolescent Males Leaving Jail
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This sub-study will also be used to tailor the intervention tested in this proposal for adolescent females. ..
  9. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:..Phase II
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..surveys on ethical norms, policies, and practices concerning the allocation of control over various aspects of industry-funded clinical trials between academic investigators and sponsors...
  10. Back Disorders in Union Carpenters
    Hester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The project addresses a number of areas of expressed interest to NIOSH including construction workers, back disorders, surveillance methods and health services research. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Effectiveness of patient lift equipment
    Hester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed work addresses several NIOSH priority areas including health care workers, back injuries, and intervention effectiveness research. ..
  12. Transdisciplinary Research on Urban Health Collaborative (RMI)
    Nicholas Freudenberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This application will provide support for the institutionalization of these efforts at the University that educates more researchers and professionals involved in urban health than any university in the nation. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical Study
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..examine policies, practices, and institutional norms concerning the allocation of control over various aspects of industry-funded clinical trials between academic investigators and sponsors...
  14. PROMOTING TRANSLATIONAL DENTAL RESEARCH ACADEMIC CAREERS
    EDWARD ROSSOMANDO; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..a formal presentation of the externship experience to an audience of peers, University of Connecticut faculty and industry representatives...
  15. Quantifying the Value of Value-Based Purchasing
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Risk Factors for Psychopathology in the WHO WMH Surveys
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Third, the level of detail in the description of data analysis plans has been substantially expanded in this revised submission in response to reviewer comments. ..
  17. Training and Reinforcement on HPD Use
    Noah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Results will be presented for scientific publication and developed into guidance and training materials for use by the industry and trades.
  18. Outreach and Treatment for Depression in the Labor Force
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This is an extremely important opportunity for rapid and widespread dissemination in an area of research where dissemination of positive results has traditionally been a serious problem. ..
  19. Longitudinal follow-up of hearing in construction workers
    Noah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. MENTAL DISORDERS AS RISK FACTORS FOR SUBSTANCE DISORDERS
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  21. PEAK EXPOSURES IN ALUMINUM SMELTING
    Noah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Workshop Course to Promote and Develop Dental Technology
    EDWARD ROSSOMANDO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and Craniofacial Technology Forums in 1999 and 2001, 3 Entrepreneurial Venture Fairs in 2000-2002, and a Dental Industry Day in 2001. Based on experience gained with these venues, he developed a model for teaching these competencies...
  23. Research Integrity & Financial Conflicts of Interest
    Patricia Tereskerz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..b>Industry-funded research is the sole focus of this proposal...
  24. Post-accident earning and benefits adequacy and equity
    Emile Tompa; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The research in Part 2 will provide valuable insight into whether it is appropriate to treat temporary disability as a short-term phenomenon. ..
  25. LINKING OCCUPATIONAL INJURY AND ILLNESS DATA BASES
    Kenneth Rosenman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Workers' Disability Compensation (BWDC); Occupational Disease Reports to the Michigan Department of Consumer and Industry Services (MDCIS); Michigan hospital inpatient/outpatient Data Base, Michigan Census of Fatal Occupational ..
  26. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  27. Effect of tool design on hand pain in dental practiioners
    David M Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This randomized controlled study will deterimine if dentists or dental hygienists who use such a tool report less hand and arm pain compared to those who continue to use the conventional tool design. ..
  28. Socioeconomic Trends in Breast Cancer Incidence
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results of this investigation will provide new insights into social determinants of and secular changes in breast cancer incidence, with implications for breast cancer surveillance, screening and control. ..
  29. Brief Interventions for nicotine and cannabis use
    Thomas Babor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Profiling Cancer using Reverse-Phase NanoArrays
    Eric Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. Disseminating Go Sun Smart to a Recreation Industry
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Go Sun Smart (GSS) is a workplace sun safety program developed for the North American ski industry with funding from the National Cancer Institute...
  32. Racial Discrimination and Risk of Chronic Disease
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  33. OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH SURVEILLANCE OF LOW INCOME, MINORITY
    Letitia Davis; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  34. Non-Invasive Localization of Vulnerable Plaques
    Cynthia McCollough; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  35. Developmental Neuroendocrine Effects of PCBs and PBDEs: Parallels with ADHD
    RICHARD FIELD SEEGAL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  36. Hazardous Air Pollutants and Lymphohematopoietic Cancer Incidence in Houston 1995
    Elaine Symanski; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Breast Cancer After The Women?s Health Initiative Study: Declining Incidence?
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The knowledge gained will lead to new insights about the causes of breast cancer and ways its incidence can be reduced. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Genetic Consequences of Therapies for Cancer
    John Boice; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. Memphis BioImaging Symposium
    Thaddeus Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. INTERNET--A CHANGE AGENT FOR RURAL MULTICULTURAL ADULTS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..They will be posttested by telephone by AMC's Computer-assisted Telephone Interviewing Core. Adults in the control condition will be wait-listed for the intervention, which will be available after they complete the posttest. ..
  41. Implementing Evidence-Based Health Promotion Through Health and Welfare Funds
    Glorian Sorensen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Time-Factors in Exposure Effects Among Uranium Workers
    David Richardson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  43. Health Effects of Lifetime Exposure to Food Contaminants
    Philippe Grandjean; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results may therefore provide new information that could very likely have an impact on the preventive efforts and standard-setting of the EPA and other regulatory agencies in the U.S and elsewhere. ..
  44. BioMarker Analysis from Single Cells using Nanobiosensor
    Mark Adams; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This level of miniaturization translates to minimally invasive yet data-rich molecular diagnostics for early detection of cancer and other diseases with a significant reduction in patient discomfort. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Microfabricated Deposition Tools for Creating NanoArrays
    Eric Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..BioForce NanoSciences, Inc. (http://www.bioforcelab.com) is an industry leader in the development of next-generation biomolecular screening arrays, or NanoArrays, with patented ..
  46. SUNNY DAYS HEALTHY WAYS GRADES 6-8 SUN SAFETY CURRICULUM
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  47. Hedgehog Pathway in Urogenital Sinus Development
    David Berman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The aim of the mentored training period is to acquire the necessary intellectual and technical skills to transition into independent investigation of urogenital development and its relationships to urologic disease. ..
  48. SOLVENT-RELATED FUNCTIONAL BRAIN ABNORMALITIES
    Lisa Morrow; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..nervous system activation with Positron Emission Tomography (PET) in a sample of workers employed in the RR industry. Solvent exposure will be evaluated with a structured interview to ascertain an estimate of cumulative exposure...
  49. Real Time Elastography and Parametric US Imaging System
    Thaddeus Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The system will be evaluated by testing in patients with thyroid nodules and in patients with proven breast masses. ..
  50. Core Occupational Health Surveillance in Massachusetts
    Letitia Davis; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..MDPH will work with NIOSH State Occupational Surveillance Consortium in developing a final report and set of consensus recommendations regarding core occupational health surveillance activities in the states. ..
  51. Health Promotion for Mobile Workers
    Glorian Sorensen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. MACROPHAGE SCAVENGER RECEPTOR IN ATHEROSCLEROSIS
    MASON FREEMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These studies should provide valuable insights into the role of macrophage receptors in atherogenesis that could serve as the basis for new therapeutic strategies to treat coronary heart disease and its complications. ..
  53. Effectiveness of Intervention on Health
    Lisa Brosseau; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It is expected that the difference in mean pre- and post-study outcome beliefs (and perhaps intentions and attitudes) will be greater in the intervention than the control group. ..
  54. A model for wrist and elbow musculoskeletal disorders
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  55. COMMUNITY HEALTH & ENVIRONMENTAL REAWAKENING
    Steven Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  56. AGRICULTURAL DUST AND CHILDHOOD ASTHMA SYMPTOMS
    Steve Wing; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  57. Longitudinal Study of Isocyanate Asthma in Body Shops
    Mark Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..hampered by inherent limitations of cross-sectional design and evident healthy worker selection pressures in this industry. We propose now to take further scientific advantage of this extraordinary cohort and our relationship with the ..
  58. Collaborative Study:Workplace Musculoskeletal Disorders
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Study methods, instruments, and data format will be coordinated with the NIOSH Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders Consortium. ..
  59. EFFECTS OF AN ERGONOMIC INTERVENTION FOR COMPUTER WORK
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..5SD) of the pain severity-week score. The total cost of implementing the intervention will be estimated. The findings and recommendations will be disseminated statewide in cooperation with the California Department of Health Services. ..
  60. I-Talk: Eye Controlled, Direct Selection AAC Device
    GREGORY LESHER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. Longitudinal Study of Respiratory Function in Aluminum Smelter Workers
    Mridu Gulati; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Specific Aim 8. Develop multivariate models that include demographic data, smoking status and the exposures to predict decline in spirometric function and the incidence of obstructive lung disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. Trajectories of Functional Ability in Diverse Groups
    Raymond Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Here, the training will be obtained through a series of formal gerontology courses, seminars, workshops, and frequent contact with widely experienced mentors where a series of research projects are proposed. ..
  63. STUDY PF TRANSIENT EVOKED POTENTIAL
    Nitish Thakor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The long-term benefits should be improved diagnosis and novel therapeutic strategies targeted to each phase of recovery from HI injury. ..
  64. ENVIRONMENTAL/GENETIC RISK FACTORS FOR PARKINSON'S
    Jordan Firestone; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  65. NEUTROPHIL ACTIVATION IN ACUTE LUNG INJURY
    Edward Abraham; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....