Publications – Occupational

Garabrant DH, Alexander DD, Miller PE, Fryzek JP, Boffetta P, Teta MJ, Hessel PA, Craven VA, Kelsh MA, Goodman M. Mesothelioma among Motor Vehicle Mechanics: An Updated Review and Meta-analysis. Ann Occup Hyg. 2016 Jan;60(1):8-26.

Demond A, Jiang X, Broadwater K, Meeker J, Luksemburg W, Maier M, Garabrant D, Franzblau A. “Serum concentrations of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins among ceramicists.” Chemosphere 2015 Jan;118:350-6.

Alexander DD, Jiang X, Bylsma LC, Garabrant DH, Irvin SR, Fryzek JP. Historical cancer incidence and mortality assessment in an Illinois community proximal to a former manufactured gas plant. BMJ Open 2014

Signorello LB, Cohen SS, Williams DM, Hargreaves MK, Blot WJ. Socioeconomic status, race, and mortality: a prospective cohort study. Am J Public Health.

Boice JD, Cohen SS, Mumma MT, Ellis ED, Cragle DL, Eckerman KF, Wallace PW, Chadda B, Sonderman JS, Wiggs LD, Richter BS, Leggett RW.  Mortality among Mound Workers Exposed to Polonium-210 and Other Sources of Radiation, 1944–1979. Radiat Res. 2014 Feb 14.

Berent S, Giordani B, Albers JW, Garabrant DH, Cohen SS, Garrison RP, Richardson RJ. Effects of occupational exposure to chlorpyrifos on neuropsychological function: A prospective longitudinal study. Neurotoxicology. 2014 Jan 18;41C:44-53.

Alexander DD, Weed DL, Mink PJ, Mitchell ME. A weight-of-evidence review of colorectal cancer in pesticide applicators: The agricultural health study and other epidemiologic studies. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2012 Oct; 85(7):715–745.

Boffetta P, Fryzek JP, Mandel JS. Occupational exposure to beryllium and cancer risk: a review of the epidemiologic evidence. Crit Rev Toxicol. 2012 Feb;42(2):107-18.

Boice JD Jr, Cohen SS, Mumma MT, Ellis ED, Eckerman KF, Leggett RW, Boecker BB, Brill AB, Henderson BE. Updated mortality analysis of radiation workers at Rocketdyne (Atomics International), 1948-2008. Radiat Res. 2011 Aug;176(2):244-58.

Moolgavkar SH, Turim J, Alexander DD, Lau EC, Cushing CA. Potency factors for risk assessment at Libby, Montana. Risk Anal 2010 Aug; 30(8):1240–1248.

Alexander DD, Wagner ME. Benzene exposure and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma: A meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies. J Occup Environ Med 2010 Feb; 52(2):169–89.

Gillespie BW, Chen Q, Reichert H, Franzblau A, Hedgeman E, Lepkowski J, Adriaens P, Demond A, Luksemburg W, Garabrant DH. Estimating population distributions when some data are below a limit of detection by using a reverse Kaplan-Meier estimator. Epidemiology. 2010 Jul;21 Suppl 4:S64-70.

Albers JW, Garabrant DH, Berent S, Richardson RJ. Paraoxonase status and plasma butyrylcholinesterase activity in chlorpyrifos manufacturing workers. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2010 Jan;20(1):79-89.

Kelsh MA, Alexander DD, Mink PJ, Mandel JH. Occupational trichloroethylene exposure and kidney cancer: A meta-analysis. Epidemiology 2010 Jan; 21(1):95–102.

Garabrant DH, Aylward LL, Berent S, Chen Q, Timchalk C, Burns CJ, Hays SM, Albers JW. Cholinesterase inhibition in chlorpyrifos workers: Characterization of biomarkers of exposure and response in relation to urinary TCPy. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2009 Nov;19(7):634-42.

Kelsh MA, Fordyce TA, Lau EC, Mink PJ, Morimoto LM, Lu ET, Yager JW. Factors that distinguish serious versus less severe strain and sprain injuries: an analysis of electric utility workers. Am J Ind Med. 2009 Mar;52(3):210-20.

Boice JD Jr, Cohen SS, Mumma MT, Chadda B, Blot WJ. A cohort study of uranium millers and miners of Grants, New Mexico, 1979-2005. J Radiol Prot. 2008 Sep;28(3):303-25.

Alexander DD, Kelsh MA, Mink PJ, Mandel JS, Basu R, Weingart M. A meta-analysis of occupational trichloroethylene exposure and liver cancer. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2007 Nov; 81(2):127–143.

Alexander DD, Mink PJ, Adami HO, Cole P, Mandel JS, Oken MM, Trichopoulos D. Multiple myeloma: a review of the epidemiologic literature. Int J Cancer 2007; 120 Suppl 12:40-61.

Alexander DD, Mink PJ, Adami HO, Chang ET, Cole P, Mandel JS, Trichopoulos D. The non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas: a review of the epidemiologic literature. Int J Cancer 2007; 120 Suppl 12:1-39.

Albers JW, Garabrant DH, Mattsson JL, Burns CJ, Cohen SS, Sima C, Garrison RP, Richardson RJ, Berent S. Dose-effect analyses of occupational chlorpyrifos exposure and peripheral nerve electrophysiology. Toxicol Sci. 2007 May;97(1):196-204.

Boice JD Jr, Marano DE, Cohen SS, Mumma MT, Blot WJ, Brill AB, Fryzek JP, Henderson BE, McLaughlin JK. Mortality among Rocketdyne workers who tested rocket engines, 1948-1999. J Occup Environ Med. 2006 Oct;48(10):1070-92.

Boice JD, Cohen SS, Mumma MT, Dupree Ellis E, Eckerman KF, Leggett RW, Boecker BB, Brill AB, Henderson BE. Mortality among radiation workers at Rocketdyne (Atomics International), 1948-1999. Radiat Res. 2006 Jul;166(1 Pt 1):98-115. Erratum in: Radiat Res. 2006 Sep;166(3):566.

Boice JD Jr, Leggett RW, Ellis ED, Wallace PW, Mumma M, Cohen SS, Brill AB, Chadda B, Boecker BB, Yoder RC, Eckerman KF. A comprehensive dose reconstruction methodology for former rocketdyne/atomics international radiation workers. Health Phys. 2006 May;90(5):409-30.

Burns CJ, Garabrant D, Albers JW, Berent S, Giordani B, Haidar S, Garrison R, Richardson RJ. Chlorpyrifos exposure and biological monitoring among manufacturing workers. Occup Environ Med. 2006 Mar;63(3):218-20.

Fored CM, Fryzek JP, Brandt L, Nise G, Sjögren B, McLaughlin JK, Blot WJ, Ekbom A. Parkinson’s disease and other basal ganglia or movement disorders in a large nationwide cohort of Swedish welders. Occup Environ Med. 2006 Feb;63(2):135-40.

Fryzek JP, Hansen J, Cohen S, Bonde JP, Llambias MT, Kolstad HA, Skytthe A, Lipworth L, Blot WJ, Olsen JH. A cohort study of Parkinson’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders in Danish welders. J Occup Environ Med. 2005 May;47(5):466-72.

Fryzek JP, Chadda BK, Cohen SS, Marano D, White K, Steinwandel M, McLaughlin JK. Retrospective cohort mortality study of workers engaged in motion picture film processing. J Occup Environ Med. 2005 Mar;47(3):278-86.

Goodman M, Teta MJ, Hessel PA, Garabrant DH, Craven VA, Scrafford CG, Kelsh MA. Mesothelioma and lung cancer among motor vehicle mechanics: a meta-analysis. Ann Occup Hyg. 2004 Jun;48(4):309-26.

Albers JW, Garabrant DH, Schweitzer S, Garrison RP, Richardson RJ, Berent S. Absence of sensory neuropathy among workers with occupational exposure to chlorpyrifos. Muscle Nerve. 2004 May;29(5):677-86.

Albers JW, Berent S, Garabrant DH, Giordani B, Schweitzer SJ, Garrison RP, Richardson RJ. The effects of occupational exposure to chlorpyrifos on the neurologic examination of central nervous system function: a prospective cohort study. J Occup Environ Med. 2004 Apr;46(4):367-78.

Albers JW, Garabrant DH, Schweitzer SJ, Garrison RP, Richardson RJ, Berent S. The effects of occupational exposure to chlorpyrifos on the peripheral nervous system: a prospective cohort study. Occup Environ Med. 2004 Mar;61(3):201-11.

Akhtar FZ, Garabrant DH, Ketchum NS, Michalek JE. Cancer in US Air Force veterans of the Vietnam War. J Occup Environ Med. 2004 Feb;46(2):123-36.

Fored CM, Nise G, Ejerblad E, Fryzek JP, Lindblad P, McLaughlin JK, Elinder CG, Nyrén O. Absence of association between organic solvent exposure and risk of chronic renal failure: a nationwide population-based case-control study. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2004 Jan;15(1):180-6.

Fryzek JP, Chadda B, Marano D, White K, Schweitzer S, McLaughlin JK, Blot WJ. A cohort mortality study among titanium dioxide manufacturing workers in the United States. J Occup Environ Med. 2003 Apr;45(4):400-9.

Garabrant DH, Lacey JV Jr, Laing TJ, Gillespie BW, Mayes MD, Cooper BC, Schottenfeld D. Scleroderma and solvent exposure among women. Am J Epidemiol. 2003 Mar 15;157(6):493-500.

Garabrant DH, Schweitzer S. Epidemiology of latex sensitization and allergies in health care workers. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2002 Aug;110(2 Suppl):S82-95.

Michalek JE, Akhtar FZ, Arezzo JC, Garabrant DH, Albers JW. Serum dioxin and peripheral neuropathy in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Neurotoxicology. 2001 Aug;22(4):479-90.

Albers JW, Wald JJ, Trask CL, Garabrant DH, Berent S. Evaluation of blink reflex results obtained from workers previously diagnosed with solvent-induced toxic encephalopathy. J Occup Environ Med. 2001 Aug;43(8):713-22.

Garabrant DH, Roth HD, Parsad R, Ying GS, Weiss J. Latex sensitization in health care workers and in the US general population. Am J Epidemiol. 2001 Mar 15;153(6):515-22.

Garabrant DH, Dumas C. Epidemiology of organic solvents and connective tissue disease. Arthritis Res. 2000;2(1):5-15.

Garabrant DH. Epidemiologic principles in the evaluation of suspected neurotoxic disorders. Neurol Clin. 2000 Aug;18(3):631-48.

Fryzek JP, Lipworth LL, Garabrant DH, McLaughlin JK. Comparison of surrogate with self-respondents for occupational factors. J Occup Environ Med. 2000 Apr;42(4):424-9.

Albers JW, Wald JJ, Garabrant DH, Trask CL, Berent S. Neurologic evaluation of workers previously diagnosed with solvent-induced toxic encephalopathy. J Occup Environ Med. 2000 Apr;42(4):410-23.

Lacey JV Jr, Garabrant DH, Laing TJ, Gillespie BW, Mayes MD, Cooper BC, Schottenfeld D. Petroleum distillate solvents as risk factors for undifferentiated connective tissue disease (UCTD). Am J Epidemiol. 1999 Apr 15;149(8):761-70.