Peter S Lees

Professor Emeritus

1983 …2019

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Research Output

1983

Health, Safety and Environmental Criteria for Siting of Laboratory Facilities

Lees, P. S. J. & Corn, M., Apr 1 1983, In : American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. 44, 4, p. 286-291 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Industrial Hygiene Audit: Purposes and Implementation

Corn, M. & Lees, P. S. J., Feb 1 1983, In : American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. 44, 2, p. 135-141 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1986

Non-Occupational Exposure to Asbestos in Buildings: A Practical Risk Management Program

Paull, J. M., Corn, M., Lees, P. S. J. & Breysse, P. N., Aug 1986, In : American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. 47, 8, p. 497-504 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1987
1989

The Impact of a Total Ban on Smoking in The Johns Hopkins Children’s Center

Becker, D. M., Conner, H. F., Waranch, H. R., Stillman, F., Pennington, L., Lees, P. S. J. & Oski, F., Aug 11 1989, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 262, 6, p. 799-802 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990

Cowl rinsing procedure for airborne fiber sampling

Breysse, P. N., Rice, C., Aubourg, P., Komoroski, M. J., Kalinowski, M., Versen, R., Woodson, J., Carlton, R. & Lees, P. S. J., Sep 1990, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 5, 9, p. 619-622 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1991
Open Access

Pregnant firefighter performance: to the editor

McDiarmid, M. A., Agnew, J., Lees, P. S. J., Duffy, R. & Melius, J., Apr 1991, In : Journal of Occupational Medicine. 33, 4, p. 446-449 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Reproductive hazards of fire fighting I. Non‐chemical hazards

Agnew, J., McDiarmid, M. A., Lees, P. S. J. & Duffy, R., 1991, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 19, 4, p. 433-445 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproductive hazards of fire fighting II. Chemical hazards

McDiarmid, M. A., Lees, P. S. J., Agnew, J., Midzenski, M. & Duffy, R., 1991, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 19, 4, p. 447-472 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1992
1993

Authors' response

Robbins, C. A., Breysse, P. N., Francis, M., Lees, P. S. J., Chopra, N. & Corn, M., Oct 1 1993, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 8, 10, p. 817-818 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Authors’ response

Robbins, C. A., Breysse, P. N., Francis, M., Lees, P. S., Chopra, N. & Corn, M., Jan 1 1993, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 8, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

End user exposures to man-made vitreous fibers: I. installation of residential insulation products

Lees, P. S., Breysse, P. N., McArthur, B. R., Miller, M. E., Rooney, B. C., Robbins, C. A. & Com, M., Jan 1 1993, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 8, 12, p. 1022-1030 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exposure of hospital pharmacists and nurses to antineoplastic agents

McDevitt, J. J., Lees, P. S. J. & McDiarmid, M. A., Jan 1993, In : Journal of Occupational Medicine. 35, 1, p. 57-60 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1994

Comparison of a wipe and a vacuum collection method for the determination of lead in residential dusts

Farfel, M. R., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C. A., Lim, B. S., Bannon, D. & Chisolm, J. J., May 1994, In : Environmental research. 65, 2, p. 291-301 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of niosh 7400 "b" rules and who reference methods for the evaluation of airborne man-made mineral fibres

Breysse, P. N., Cherrie, J. W., Lees, P. S. J. & Brown, P., Jan 1994, In : Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 38, inhaled_particles_VII, p. 527-531 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of two cyclone-based collection devices for the evaluation of lead-containing residential dusts

Farfe, M. R., Lees, P. S. J., Bannon, D., Lim, B. S. & Rohde, C. A., Jan 1 1994, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 9, 3, p. 212-217 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of wipe and cyclone methods for the determination of lead in residential dusts

Farfel, M. R., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C. A., Lim, B. S. & Bannon, D., Dec 1994, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 9, 12, p. 1006-1012 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ELF magnetic field exposures in an office environment

Breysse, P., Lees, P. S. J., McDiarmid, M. A. & Curbow, B., Feb 1994, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 25, 2, p. 177-185 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Investigation of a spontaneous abortion cluster: Development of a risk communication plan

Curbow, B., McDiarmid, M. A., Breysse, P. & Lees, P. S. J., Aug 1994, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 26, 2, p. 265-275 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Investigation of a spontaneous abortion cluster: Lessons learned

McDiarmid, M. A., Breysse, P., Lees, P. S. J., Curbow, B. & Kolodner, K., Apr 1994, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 25, 4, p. 463-475 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1995

An occupational noise exposure assessment for headset-wearing communications workers

Chiusano, S. V., Lees, P. S. J. & Breysse, P. N., May 1995, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 10, 5, p. 476-481 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Combustion products and other firefighter exposures.

Lees, P. S., Jan 1 1995, In : Occupational medicine (Philadelphia, Pa.). 10, 4, p. 691-706 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Effect of contact time and contact pressure on the transfer of oil to surface sample media

McArthur, B. R. & Lees, P. S. J., Jan 1995, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 10, 1, p. 23-28 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exposure assessment and respirator selection in the cleaning of crude oil process vessels

Durand, K. T. H., Lees, P. S. J. & Kern, D. G., Feb 1995, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 10, 2, p. 120-124 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996

Quantification of historical exposures in occupational cohort studies

Stewart, P. A., Lees, P. S. J. & Francis, M., Dec 1996, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 22, 6, p. 405-414 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Wood-burning stoves and lower respiratory illnesses in Navajo children

Robin, L. F., Lees, P. S. J., Winget, M., Steinhoff, M., Moulton, L. H., Santosham, M. & Correa, A., Oct 1996, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 15, 10, p. 859-865 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997

Evaluation of Integrity of Gloves Used in a Flow Cytometry Laboratory

Cappuccio, W. R., Lees, P. S. J., Breysse, P. N. & Margolick, J. B., Jun 1997, In : Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 18, 6, p. 423-425 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998

An evaluation of error of acrylonitrile measurements in an epidemiologic study

Stewart, P. A., Lees, P. S. J., Villasenor, A. C. & Breysse, P. N., Jul 1998, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 13, 7, p. 546-553 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Factors affecting the retention of dust mite allergen on carpet

Lewis, R. D., Breysse, P. N., Lees, P. S. J., Diener-West, M., Hamilton, R. G. & Eggleston, P., Sep 1998, In : American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. 59, 9, p. 606-613 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry-wide study of mortality of pulp and paper mill workers

Matanoski, G. M., Kanchanaraksa, S., Lees, P. S. J., Tao, X. G., Royall, R., Francis, M. & Lantry, D., Apr 15 1998, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 33, 4, p. 354-365 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999

Case-series investigation of intracranial neoplasms at a petrochemical research facility

Delzell, E., Beall, C., Rodu, B., Lees, P. S. J., Breysse, P. N. & Cole, P., Sep 13 1999, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 36, 4, p. 450-458 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reconsideration of methods and standards: Digestion of diaper wipes and use of matrix-matched calibration standards for dust lead analysis

Orlova, A. O., Losh, L. N., Bannon, D. I., Lees, P. S. J., Chisolm, J. J. & Farfel, M. R., Dec 15 1999, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 33, 24, p. 4532-4536 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

Clinical findings of irritation among chromium chemical production workers

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Pinsky, P. F. & Rooney, B. C., Jan 1 2000, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 38, 2, p. 127-131 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counting rules for vitreous fiber exposures

Van Orden, D. R., Breysse, P. N. & Lees, P. S. J., Dec 7 2000, In : American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. 61, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Erratum: Lung cancer among workers in chromium chemical production (American Journal of Industrial Medicine (2000) 38 (115-126))

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Pinsky, P. F. & Rooney, B. C., Oct 23 2000, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 38, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Lung cancer among workers in chromium chemical production

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Pinsky, P. F. & Rooney, B. C., Jul 20 2000, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 38, 2, p. 115-126 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Case-control study of intracranial tumors among employees at a petrochemical research facility

Beall, C., Delzell, E., Rodu, B., Sathiakumar, N., Lees, P. S. J., Breysse, P. N. & Myers, S., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 43, 12, p. 1103-1113 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of two floor mat lead dust collection methods and their application in pre-1950 and new urban houses

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Lees, P. S. J., Bowen, C., Elias, R., Ashley, P. J. & Chisolm, J. J., May 15 2001, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 35, 10, p. 2078-2083 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

End-user exposures to synthetic vitreous fibers: II. Fabrication and installation fabrication of commercial products

Breysse, P. N., Lees, P. S. J., Rooney, B. C., McArthur, B. R., Miller, M. E. & Robbins, C., Apr 1 2001, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 16, 4, p. 464-470 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Us army chemical corps Vietnam veterans health study: Preliminary results

Kang, H. K., Dalager, N. A., Needham, L. L., Patterson, D. G., Matanoski, G. M., Kanchanaraksa, S. & Lees, P. S. J., May 16 2001, In : Chemosphere. 43, 4-7, p. 943-949 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Uptake of lead and iron by divalent metal transporter 1 in yeast and mammalian cells

I. Bannon, D., Portnoy, M. E., Olivi, L., Lees, P. S. J., Culotta, V. C. & Bressler, J. P., Sep 28 2002, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 295, 4, p. 978-984 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

A New “TRISS-Like” Probability of Survival Model for Intubated Trauma Patients

Davis, E. G., MacKenzie, E. J., Sacco, W. J., Bain, L. W., Buckman, R. F., Champion, H. R. & Lees, P. S. J., Jul 2003, In : Journal of Trauma. 55, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A study of urban housing demolitions as sources of lead in ambient dust: Demolition practices and exterior dust fall

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C., Ashley, P. J. & Chisolm, J. J., Jul 1 2003, In : Environmental health perspectives. 111, 9, p. 1228-1234 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Effect of DMT1 knockdown on iron, cadmium, and lead uptake in Caco-2 cells

Bannon, D. I., Abounader, R., Lees, P. S. J. & Bressler, J. P., Jan 1 2003, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 284, 1 53-1, p. C44-C50

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of three retrospective exposure assessment methods

Stewart, P. A., Lees, P. S. J., Correa, A., Breysse, P., Gail, M. & Graubard, B. I., Jul 1 2003, In : Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 47, 5, p. 399-411 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle