Air Pollution

Adar SD, D’Souza J, Sheppard L, Kaufman JD, Hallstrand TS, Davey ME, Sullivan JR, Jahnke J, Koenig J, Larson TV, Liu LJ. Adopting clean fuels and technologies on school buses: Pollution and health impacts on children. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2015;191(12):1413-1421. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201410-1924OC. PMCID: PMC4476560.

Adar SD, Huffnagle GB, Curtis JL. The respiratory microbiome: An underappreciated player in the human response to inhaled pollutants? Annals of Epidemiology. 2016;26(5):355-359. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2016.03.010.

Adar SD, Kaufman JD, Diez-Roux AV, Hoffman EA, D’Souza J, Hinckley Stukovsky KD, Rich SS, Rotter JI, Guo X, Raffel LJ, Sampson P, Oron AP, Raghunathan T, Barr RG. Air pollution and percent emphysema identified by computed tomography in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2015;123(2):144-151. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1307951. PMCID: PMC4314244.

Baldwin N, Gilani O, Raja S, Batterman S, Ganguly R, Hopke P, Berrocal V, Robins T, Hoogterp S. Factors Affecting Pollutant Concentrations in the Near-Road Environment. Atmospheric Environment. 2015;115-223-235. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.05.024.

Batterman S. Temporal and spatial variation in allocating annual traffic activity across an urban region and implications for air quality assessments. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 2015;41:401-415. doi: 10.1016/j.trd.2015.10.009. PMCID: PMC4682201.

Batterman S, Cook R, Justin T. Temporal Variation of Traffic on Highways and the Development of Accurate Temporal Allocation Factors for Air Pollution Analyses. Atmospheric Environment. 2015;107:351-363. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.02.047. PMCID: PMC4380130.

Batterman S, Ganguly R, Harbin P. High resolution spatial and temporal mapping of traffic-related air pollutants. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2015;12(4):3646-3666. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120403646. PMCID: PMC4410208.

Batterman S, Ganguly R, Isakov V, Burke J, Arunachalam S, Synder M, Robins T, Lewis T. Dispersion Modeling of Traffic-Related Air Pollutant Exposures and Health Effects Among Children with Asthma in Detroit, Michigan. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board. 2014;2452:105-113. doi: 10.3141/2452-13. PMCID: PMC4486042.

Batterman S, Xu L, Chen F, Chen F, Zhong X. Characteristics of PM2.5 concentrations across Beijing during 2013–2015. Atmospheric Environment. 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.08.060.

Batterman S. Review and Extension of CO2-Based Methods to Determine Ventilation Rates with Application to School Classrooms. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2017;14(2):145. doi: 10.3390/ijerph14020145. PMCID: PMC5334699.

Breen MS, Burke JM, Batterman SA, Vette AF, Godwin C, Croghan CW, Schultz BD, Long TC. Modeling Spatial and Temporal Variability of Residential Air Exchange Rates for the Near-Road Exposures and Effects of Urban Air Pollutants Study (NEXUS). International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2014;11(11):11481-11504. doi: 10.3390/ijerph111111481. PMCID: PMC4245625.

Breen MS, Long TC, Schultz BD, Crooks J, Breen M, Langstaff JE, Isaacs KK, Tan Y-M, Williams RW, Cao Y, Geller AM, Devlin RB, Batterman SA, Buckley TJ. GPS-based microenvironment tracker (MicroTrac) model to estimate time-location of individuals for air pollution exposure assessments: Model evaluation in central North Carolina. Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology. 2014;24(4):412-420. doi: 10.1038/jes.2014.13. PMCID: PMC4269558.

Breen MS, Long T, Schultz B, Williams R, Richmond-Bryant J, Breen M, Langstaff JE, Devlin RB, Schneider A, Burke J, Batterman SA, Meng Q. Air Pollution Exposure Model for Individuals (EMI) in Health Studies: Evaluation for Ambient PM2.5 in Central North Carolina. Environmental Science & Technology. 2015;49(24):14184-14194. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b02765.

Brook RD, Bard RL, Morishita M, Dvonch JT, Wang L, Yang HY, Spino C, Mukherjee B, Kaplan MJ, Yalavarthi S, Oral EA, Ajluni N, Sun Q, Brook JR, Harkema J, Rajagopalan S. Hemodynamic, autonomic, and vascular effects of exposure to coarse particulate matter air pollution from a rural location. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2014;122(6):624-630. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1306595. PMCID: PMC4050508.

Brook RD, Sun Z, Brook JR, Zhao X, Ruan Y, Yan J, Mukherjee B, Rao X, Duan F, Sun L, Liang R, Lian H, Zhang S, Fang Q, Gu D, Sun Q, Fan Z, Rajagopalan S. Extreme air pollution conditions adversely affect pollution and cardiometabolic disease study. Hypertension. 2016;67(1):77-85. doi: 10.1161.HYPERTENSIONAHA.115.06237. PMCID: PMC4830086.

Carrilho JD, Gomes MR, Mateus M, Batterman S, Gameiro da Silva M. Measurement of infiltration rates from the daily cycle of ambient CO2. International Journal of Ventilation. 2016;14(4):409-420. doi: 10.1080/14733315.2016.11684097.

Carrilho JAD, Mateus M, Batterman S, Gameiro da Silva MC. Air Exchange Rates from Atmospheric CO2 Daily Cycle. Energy and Buildings. 2015;92(1):188-194. doi: 10.1016/j.enbuild.2015.01.062. PMCID: PMC4519976.

Chin JY, Godwin C, Jia C, Robins T, Lewis T, Parker E, Max P, Batterman S. Concentrations and risks of p-dichlorobenzene in indoor and outdoor air. Indoor Air. 2013;23(1):40-49. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0668.2012.00796.x. PMCID: PMC3501547.

Dornbos P, Chernyak S, Rutkiewicz J, Cooley T, Strom S, Batterman S, Basu N. Hepatic polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) levels in Wisconsin river otters (Lontra canadensis) and Michigan bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). Journal of Great Lakes Research. 2015;41(1):222-227. doi: 10.1016/j.jglr.2014.12.023. PMCID: PMC4347902.

Du L, Batterman S, Godwin C, Rowe Z, Chin J-Y. Air exchange rates and migration of VOCs in basements and residences. Indoor Air. 2015;25(6):598-609. doi: 10.1111/ina.12178. PMCID: PMC4490136.

Fuller CH, Feeser KR, Sarnat JA, O’Neill MS. Air pollution, cardiovascular endpoints and susceptibility by stress and material resources: a systematic review of the evidence. Environmental Health. 2017;16(1):58. doi: 10.1186/s12940-017-0270-0. 5471931

Fleischer NL, Merialdi M, van Donkelaar A, Vadillo-Ortega F, Martin RV, Betran AP, Souza JP, O’Neill MS. Outdoor air pollution, preterm birth, and low birth weight: analysis of the world health organization global survey on maternal and perinatal health. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2014;122(4):425-430. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1306837. PMCID: PMC3984219.

Ganguly R, Batterman S, Isakov V, Snyder M, Breen M, Brakefield-Caldwell W. Effect of geocoding errors on traffic-related air pollutant exposure and concentration estimates. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 2015;25(5):490-98. doi: 10.1038/jes.2015.1. PMCID: PMC4532655

Gilani O, Berrocal VJ, Batterman S. Non-stationary spatio-temporal modeling of traffic-related pollutants in near-road environments. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology. 2016;24-37. doi: 10.1016/j.sste.2016.03.003.

Goodrich JM, Reddy P, Naidoo RN, Asharam K, Batterman S, Dolinoy D. Prenatal exposures and DNA methylation in newborns: A Pilot Study in Durban, South Africa. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts. 2016;18(7):908-917. doi: 10.1039/C6EM00074F. PMCID: PMC4945397.

Gronlund C, Humbert S, Shaked S, O’Neill M, Jolliet O. Characterizing the burden of disease of particulate matter for life cycle impact assessment. Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health. 2015;8(1):29-46. doi: 10.1007/s11869-014-0283-6. PMCID: PMC4426268

Hajat A, Diez-Roux AV, Adar SD, Auchincloss AH, Lovasi GS, O’Neill MS, Sheppard L, Kaufman JD. Air pollution and individual and neighborhood socioeconomic status: evidence from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Environmental Health Perspectives. 2013;121(11-12):1325-1333. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1206337. PMCID: PMC3855503.

Hajat A, Hsia C, O’Neill MS. Socioeconomic Disparities and Air Pollution Exposure: a Global Review. Current Environmental Health Reports 2015;2(4):440-450. doi: 10.1007/s40572-015-0069-5. PMCID: PMC4626327.

Hicken MT, Adar SD, Diez Roux AV, O’Neill MS, Magzamen S, Auchincloss AH, Kaufman JD. Do psychosocial stress and social disadvantage modify the association between air pollution and blood pressure?: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2013;178(10):1550-1562. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwt190. PMCID: PMC3888274.

Hicken MT, Adar SD, Hajat A, Kershaw KN, Do DP, Barr RG, Kaufman JD, Diez-Roux AV. Air pollution, cardiovascular outcomes, and social disadvantage: The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Epidemiology. 2016;27(1):42-50. doi: 10.1097/ede.0000000000000367. PMCID: PMC4937221.

Huang L, Bohac SV, Chernyak SM, Batterman SA. Effects of Fuels, Engine Load and Exhaust After-treatment on Diesel Engine SVOC Emissions and Development of SVOC Profiles for Receptor Modeling. Atmospheric Environment 2015;102:229-238. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.11.046. PMCID: PMC4335681.

Isakov V, Arunachalam S, Batterman S, Bereznicki S, Burke J, Dionisio K, Garcia V, Heist D, Perry S, Snyder M, Vette A. Air Quality Modeling in Support of the Near-Road Exposures and Effects of Urban Air Pollutants Study (NEXUS). International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2014;11(9):8777-8793. doi: 10.3390/ijerph110908777. PMCID: PMC4198990.

Jones MR, Diez-Roux AV, Hajat A, Kershaw KN, O’Neill MS, Guallar E, Post WS, Kaufman JD, Navas-Acien A. Race/Ethnicity, Residential Segregation, and Exposure to Ambient Air Pollution: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). American Journal of Public Health. 2014:104(11):2130-2137. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302135. PMCID: PMC4202969.

Jones MR, Diez-Roux AV, O’Neill MS, Guallar E, Sharrett AR, Post W, Kaufman JD, Navas-Acien A. Ambient air pollution and racial/ethnic differences in carotid intima-media thickness in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 2015;69(12):1191-1198. doi: 10.1136/jech-2015-205588. PMCID: PMC4763882.

Kamal A, Burke J, Vesper S, Batterman S, Vette A, Godwin C, Chavez-Camarena M, Norris G. Applicability of the Environmental Relative Moldiness Index for Quantification of Residential Mold Contamination in an Air Pollution Health Effects Study. Journal of Environmental and Public Health. 2014;Article ID 261357. doi: 10.1155/2014/261357. PMCID: PMC4241249.

Kaufman JD, Adar SD, Barr RG, Budoff M, Burke GL, Curl CL, Daviglus ML, Roux AVD, Gassett AJ, Jacobs Jr DR, Kronmal R, Larson TV, Navas-Acien A, Olives C, Sampson PD, Sheppard L, Siscovick DS, Stein JH, Szpiro AA, Watson KE. Association between air pollution and coronary artery calcification within six metropolitan areas in the USA (the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and Air Pollution): a longitudinal cohort study. The Lancet. 2016;388(10045):13-19. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)00378-0. PMCID: PMC5019949.

Kaufman JD, Spalt EW, Curl CL, Hajat A, Jones MR, Kim S-Y, Vedal S, Szpiro AA, Gassett A, Sheppard L, Daviglus ML, Adar SD. Advances in Understanding Air Pollution and CVD. Global Heart. 2016;11(3):343-352. doi: 10.1016/j.gheart.2016.07.004. PMCID: PMC5082281.

Kheirbek I, Ito K, Neitzel R, Kim J, Johnson S, Ross Z, Eisl H, Matte T. Spatial Variation in Environmental Noise and Air Pollution in New York City. Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine. 2014;91(3):415-431. doi: 10.1007/s11524-013-9857-0. PMCID: PMC4074330.

Lewis TC, Robins TG, Mentz GB, Zhang X, Mukherjee B, Lin X, Keeler GJ, Dvonch JT, Yip FY, O’Neill MS, Parker EA, Israel BA, Max PT, Reyes A, Committee CAAACS. Air pollution and respiratory symptoms among children with asthma: vulnerability by corticosteroid use and residence area. The Science of the Total Environment. 2013;448:48-55. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.11.070. PMCID: PMC4327853.

Liu C, Fonken LK, Wang A, Maiseyeu A, Bai Y, Wang TY, Maurya S, Ko YA, Periasamy M, Dvonch T, Morishita M, Brook RD, Harkema J, Ying Z, Mukherjee B, Sun Q, Nelson RJ, Rajagopalan S. Central IKKss inhibition prevents air pollution mediated peripheral inflammation and exaggeration of type II diabetes. Particle and Fibre Toxicology. 2014;11(1):53. doi: 10.1186/s12989-014-0053-5. PMCID: PMC4226918.

Maiseyeu A, Yang HY, Ramanathan G, Yin F, Bard RL, Morishita M, Dvonch JT, Wang L, Spino C, Mukherjee B, Badgeley MA, Barajas-Espinosa A, Sun Q, Harkema J, Rajagopalan S, Araujo JA, Brook RD. No effect of acute exposure to coarse particulate matter air pollution in a rural location on high-density lipoprotein function. Inhalation Toxicology. 2014;26(1):23-29. doi: 10.3109/08958378.2013.850761. PMCID: PMC4445365.

Makamure MT, Reddy P, Chuturgoon A, Naidoo RN, Mentz G, Batterman S, Robins TG. Tumour necrosis factor alpha polymorphism (TNF-308alpha G/A) in association with asthma related phenotypes and air pollutants among children in KwaZulu-Natal. Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology. 2016;34(3):217-222. doi: 10.12932/AP0677.

Makamure MT, Reddy P, Chuturgoon A, Naidoo RN, Mentz G, Batterman S, Robins TG. Tumour necrosis factor α polymorphism (TNF-308α G/A) in association with asthma related phenotypes and air pollutants among children in KwaZulu-Natal. Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology. 2016. doi: 10.12932/AP0677.

Martenies SE, Wilkins D, Batterman SA. Health impact metrics for air pollution management strategies. Environment International. 2015;85:84-95. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2015.08.013. PMCID: PMC4648637.

Mendes A, Pereira C, Mendes D, Aguiar L, Neves P, Silva S, Batterman S, Teixeira JP. Indoor air quality and thermal comfort-results of a pilot study in elderly care centers in Portugal. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health. Part A. 2013;76(4-5):333-344. doi: 10.1080/15287394.2013.757213. PMCID: PMC4269561.

Milando C, Huang L, Batterman S. Trends in PM 2.5 emissions, concentrations and apportionments in Detroit and Chicago. Atmospheric Environment. 2016;129:197-209. doi: 10.1016/j,atmosenv.2016.01.012.

Milando CW, Martenies SE, Batterman SA. Assessing concentrations and health impacts of air quality management strategies: Framework for Rapid Emissions Scenario and Health impact ESTimation (FRESH-EST). Environment International. 2016;94:473-481. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.06.005.

Morishita M, Bard RL, Wang L, Das R, Dvonch JT, Spino C, Mukherjee B, Sun Q, Harkema JR, Rajagopalan S, Brook RD. The characteristics of coarse particulate matter air pollution associated with alterations in blood pressure and heart rate during controlled exposures. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 2015;25(2):153-159. doi: 10.1038/jes.2014.62. PMCID: PMC4462122.

Naidoo RN, Robins T, Batterman S, Mentz G, Jack C. Ambient pollution and respiratory outcomes among schoolchildren in Durban, South Africa. The South African Journal of Child Health. 2013;7:127-134.

O’Neill MS, Osornio-Vargas A, Buxton MA, Sánchez BN, Rojas-Bracho L, Castillo-Castrejon M, Mordhukovich IB, Brown DG, Vadillo-Ortega F. Air pollution, inflammation and preterm birth in Mexico City: study design and methods. The Science of the Total Environment. 2013;448:79-83. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.10.079. PMCID: PMC3594336.

Park SK, Adar SD, O’Neill MS, Auchincloss AH, Szpiro A, Bertoni AG, Navas-Acien A, Kaufman JD, Diez-Roux AV. Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in a Multiethnic Cohort. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2015;181(5):327-336. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwu280. PMCID: PMC4339386.

Park SK, Wang W. Ambient Air Pollution and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Systematic Review of Epidemiologic Research. Current Environmental Health Reports. 2014;1(3):275-286. doi: 10.1007/s40572-014-0017-9. PMCID: PMC4142518.

Power MC, Adar SD, Yanosky JD, Weuve J. Exposure to air pollution as a potential contributor to cognitive function, cognitive decline, brain imaging, and dementia: A systematic review of epidemiologic research. Neurotoxicology. 2016;56:235-253. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2016.06.004. PMCID: PMC5048530.

Rivera-Gonzalez LO, Zhang Z, Sanchez BN, Zhang K, Brown DG, Rojas-Bracho L, Osornio-Vargas A, Vadillo-Ortega F, O Neill MS. An Assessment of Air Pollutant Exposure Methods in Mexico City, Mexico. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association. 2015;65(5):581-591. doi: 10.1080/10962247.2015.1020974. PMCID: PMC4670782.

Simpson IJ, Marrero JE, Batterman S, Meinardi S, Barletta B, Blake DR. Air quality in the Industrial Heartland of Alberta, Canada and potential impacts on human health. Atmospheric Environment. 2013;81:702-709. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.09.017. PMCID: PMC4326008.

Smarr MM, Vadillo-Ortega F, Castillo-Castrejon M, O’Neill MS. The use of ultrasound measurements in environmental epidemiological studies of air pollution and fetal growth. Current Opinion in Pediatrics. 2013;25(2):240-246. doi: 10.1097/MOP.0b013e32835e1e74. PMCID: PMC4345122.

Spalt EW, Curl CL, Allen RW, Cohen M, Adar SD, Stukovsky KH, Avol E, Castro-Diehl C, Nunn C, Mancera-Cuevas K, Kaufman JD. Time-location patterns of a diverse population of older adults: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and Air Pollution (MESA Air). Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology 2016;26(4):349-355. doi: 10.1038/jes.2015.29. PMCID: PMC4641054.

Spalt EW, Curl CL, Allen RW, Cohen M, Williams K, Hirsch JA, Adar SD, Kaufman JD. Factors influencing time-location patterns and their impact on estimates of exposure: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and Air Pollution (MESA Air). Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 2016;26(4):341-348. doi: 10.1038/jes.2015.26. PMCID: PMC4641036.

Su F-C, Mukherjee B, Batterman S. Determinants of personal, indoor and outdoor VOC concentrations: an analysis of the RIOPA data. Environmental Research. 2013;126:192-203. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2013.08.005. PMCID: PMC4243524.

Szpiro AA, Sheppard L, Adar SD, Kaufman JD. Estimating acute air pollution health effects from cohort study data. Biometrics. 2014;70(1):164-174. doi: 10.1111/biom.12125. PMCID: PMC4080094.

Vadillo-Ortega F, Osornio-Vargas A, Buxton MA, Sánchez BN, Rojas-Bracho L, Viveros-Alcaráz M, Castillo-Castrejón M, Beltrán-Montoya J, Brown DG, O’Neill MS. Air pollution, inflammation and preterm birth: a potential mechanistic link. Medical Hypotheses. 2014;82(2):219-224. doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2013.11.042. PMCID: PMC3928635.

Vette A, Burke J, Norris G, Landis M, Batterman S, Breen M, Isakov V, Lewis T, Gilmour MI, Kamal A, Hammond D, Vedantham R, Bereznicki S, Tian N, Croghan C, Community Action Against Asthma Steering C. The Near-Road Exposures and Effects of Urban Air Pollutants Study (NEXUS): study design and methods. The Science of the  Total Environment. 2013;448:38-47. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.10.072. PMCID: PMC4243518.

Wang M, Keller JP, Adar SD, Kim S-Y, Larson TV, Olives C, Sampson PD, Sheppard L, Szpiro AA, Vedal S, Kaufman JD. Development of Long-term Spatiotemporal Models for Ambient Ozone in Six Metropolitan regions of the United States: The MESA Air Study. Atmospheric Environment. 2015;123(Pt A):79-87. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.10.042.

Wing JJ, Adar SD, Sánchez BN, Morgenstern LB, Smith MA, Lisabeth LD. Ethnic differences in ambient air pollution and risk of acute ischemic stroke. Environmental Research. 2015;143(Pt A):62-67. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2015.09.031. PMCID: PMC4641766.

Wing JJ, Adar SD, Sánchez BN, Morgenstern LB, Smith MA, Lisabeth LD. Short-term exposures to ambient air pollution and risk of recurrent ischemic stroke. Environmental Research. 2017;152:304-307. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.11.001. PMCID: PMC5135592.

Zhang K, Batterman S. Air pollution and health risks due to vehicle traffic. The Science of the Total Environment. 2013;450-451:307-316. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.01.074. PMCID: PMC4243514.

Zhang Z, O’Neill MS, Sanchez BN. Using a latent variable model with non-constant factor loadings to examine PM2.5 constituents related to secondary inorganic aerosols. Statistical Modeling. 2016;16(2):91-113. doi: 10.1177/1471082X15627004. PMCID: PMC4982519.

Zheutlin AR, Adar SD, Park SK. Carbon dioxide emissions and change in prevalence of obesity and diabetes in the United States: An ecological study. Environment International. 2014;73C:111-116. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2014.07.012. PMCID: PMC4194141.

Zhong L, Su F-C, Batterman S. Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in Conventional and High Performance School Buildings in the U.S. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2017;14(1). doi: 10.3390/ijerph14010100.