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2022

Shkembi A, Smith LM, Neitzel RL. Linking environmental injustices in Detroit, MI to institutional racial segregation through historical federal redlining. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2022 Dec 21. doi: 10.1038/s41370-022-00512-y. Epub ahead of print.

Le AB, Shkembi A, Sturgis AC, Tadee A, Gibbs SG, Neitzel RL. Effort-Reward Imbalance among a Sample of Formal US Solid Waste Workers. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 Jun 1;19(11):6791. doi: 10.3390/ijerph19116791. PMCID: PMC9179994.

Zhang X, Wu J, Smith LM, Li X, Yancey O, Franzblau A, Dvonch JT, Xi C, Neitzel RL. Monitoring SARS-CoV-2 in air and on surfaces and estimating infection risk in buildings and buses on a university campus. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2022 Sep;32(5):751-758. doi: 10.1038/s41370-022-00442-9. Epub 2022 Apr 27. PMCID: PMC9045468.

2021

Shkembi A, Nambunmee K, Jindaphong S, Parra-Giordano D, Yohannessen K, Ruiz-Rudolph P, Neitzel RL, Arain A. Work Task Association with Lead Urine and Blood Concentrations in Informal Electronic Waste Recyclers in Thailand and Chile. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Oct 9;18(20):10580. doi: 10.3390/ijerph182010580. PMCID: PMC8535566.

Diong HT, Neitzel RL and Martin WH. Spatial evaluation of environmental noise with the use of participatory sensing system in Singapore. Noise Mapping, vol. 8, no. 1, 2021, pp. 236-248.

Carlson K, Basu N, Fobil JN, Neitzel RL. Metal Exposures, Noise Exposures, and Audiometry from E-Waste Workers in Agbogbloshie, Ghana. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Sep 13;18(18):9639. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18189639. PMCID: PMC8470926.

Nambunmee K, Kawiya T, Neitzel RL, Seeprasert P. Pesticide Spraying and Reduced Cholinesterase Activity among Hill Tribe Farmers in Thailand. J Health Pollut. 2021 Aug 17;11(31):210908. doi: 10.5696/2156-9614-11.31.210908. PMCID: PMC8383788.

2020

Smith LM, Wang L, Mazur K, Carchia M, DePalma G, Azimi R, Mravca S and Neitzel RLImpacts of COVID-19-related social distancing measures on personal environmental sound exposures. 2020 Environ. Res. Lett. 15 104094. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/abb494.

Torén K, Neitzel RL, Sallsten G, Andersson E. Occupational exposure to soft paper dust and mortality. Occup Environ Med. 2020 Aug;77(8):549-554. doi: 10.1136/oemed-2019-106394. Epub 2020 Apr 2. PMCID: PMC7402447.

Neitzel RL, Sayler SK, Arain AL, Nambunmee K. Metal Levels, Genetic Instability, and Renal Markers in Electronic Waste Workers in Thailand. Int J Occup Environ Med. 2020 Apr;11(2):72-84. doi: 10.34172/ijoem.2020.1826. PMCID: PMC7205511.

2019

Yohannessen K, Pinto-Galleguillos D, Parra-Giordano D, Agost A, Valdés M, Smith LM, Galen K, Arain A, Rojas F, Neitzel RL, Ruiz-Rudolph P. Health Assessment of Electronic Waste Workers in Chile: Participant Characterization. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Jan 29;16(3):386. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16030386. PMCID: PMC6388190.

Burns KN, Sayler SK, Neitzel RL. Stress, health, noise exposures, and injuries among electronic waste recycling workers in Ghana. J Occup Med Toxicol. 2019 Jan 10;14:1. doi: 10.1186/s12995-018-0222-9. PMCID: PMC6327403.

Arain AL, Neitzel RL. A Review of Biomarkers Used for Assessing Human Exposure to Metals from E-Waste. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 May 21;16(10):1802. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16101802. PMCID: PMC6572375.

2017

Langeland AL, Hardin RD, Neitzel RL. Mercury Levels in Human Hair and Farmed Fish near Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Communities in the Madre de Dios River Basin, Peru. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017 Mar 14;14(3):302. doi: 10.3390/ijerph14030302. PMCID: PMC5369138.

Thepaksorn P, Siriwong W, Neitzel RL, Somrongthong R, Techasrivichien T. Relationship Between Noise-Related Risk Perception, Knowledge, and the Use of Hearing Protection Devices Among Para Rubber Wood Sawmill Workers. Saf Health Work. 2018 Mar;9(1):25-29. doi: 10.1016/j.shaw.2017.06.002. Epub 2017 Jun 20. PMCID: PMC6111115.

Tessier-Sherman B, Galusha D, Cantley LF, Cullen MR, Rabinowitz PM, Neitzel RL. Occupational noise exposure and risk of hypertension in an industrial workforce. Am J Ind Med. 2017 Dec;60(12):1031-1038. doi: 10.1002/ajim.22775. Epub 2017 Sep 22. PMCID: PMC5690872.

Roberts B, Neitzel RL. Using Smart Devices to Measure Intermittent Noise in the Workplace. Noise Health. 2017 Mar-Apr;19(87):58-64. doi: 10.4103/nah.NAH_91_16. PMCID: PMC5437753.

2016

Burns KN, Sun K, Fobil JN, Neitzel RL. Heart Rate, Stress, and Occupational Noise Exposure among Electronic Waste Recycling Workers. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Jan 19;13(1):140. doi: 10.3390/ijerph13010140. PMCID: PMC4730531.

Effiong U, Neitzel RL. Assessing the direct occupational and public health impacts of solar radiation management with stratospheric aerosols. Environ Health. 2016 Jan 19;15:7. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0089-0. PMCID: PMC4717532.

Klimpel KE, Lee MY, King WM, Raphael Y, Schacht J, Neitzel RL. Vestibular dysfunction in the adult CBA/CaJ mouse after lead and cadmium treatment. Environ Toxicol. 2017 Mar;32(3):869-876. doi: 10.1002/tox.22286. Epub 2016 Jun 3. PMCID: PMC5235991.

2015

Long RN, Sun K, Neitzel RL. Injury Risk Factors in a Small-Scale Gold Mining Community in Ghana’s Upper East Region. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2015 Jul 24;12(8):8744-61. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120808744. PMCID: PMC4555245.

McAlexander TP, Gershon RR, Neitzel RL. Street-level noise in an urban setting: assessment and contribution to personal exposure. Environ Health. 2015 Feb 28;14:18. doi: 10.1186/s12940-015-0006-y. PMCID: PMC4350859.

Green A, Jones AD, Sun K, Neitzel RL. The Association between Noise, Cortisol and Heart Rate in a Small-Scale Gold Mining Community-A Pilot Study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2015 Aug 21;12(8):9952-66. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120809952. PMCID: PMC4555322.

Asampong E, Dwuma-Badu K, Stephens J, Srigboh R, Neitzel RL, Basu N, Fobil JN. Health seeking behaviours among electronic waste workers in Ghana. BMC Public Health. 2015 Oct 16;15:1065. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2376-z. PMCID: PMC4609051.

Basu N, Clarke E, Green A, Calys-Tagoe B, Chan L, Dzodzomenyo M, Fobil J, Long RN, Neitzel RL, Obiri S, Odei E, Ovadje L, Quansah R, Rajaee M, Wilson ML. Integrated assessment of artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana–part 1: human health review. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2015 May 13;12(5):5143-76. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120505143. PMCID: PMC4454960.

Cantley LF, Galusha D, Cullen MR, Dixon-Ernst C, Rabinowitz PM, Neitzel RL. Association between ambient noise exposure, hearing acuity, and risk of acute occupational injury. Scand J Work Environ Health. 2015 Jan;41(1):75-83. doi: 10.5271/sjweh.3450. Epub 2014 Aug 19. PMCID: PMC4337395.

2014

Viet SM, Dellarco M, Dearborn DG, Neitzel RL. Assessment of Noise Exposure to Children: Considerations for the National Children’s Study. J Pregnancy Child Health. 2014 Oct;1(1):105. doi: 10.4172/2376-127X.1000105. PMCID: PMC4390126.

Hammer MS, Swinburn TK, Neitzel RL. Environmental noise pollution in the United States: developing an effective public health response. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Feb;122(2):115-9. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1307272. Epub 2013 Dec 5. PMCID: PMC3915267.