Peter S Lees

Professor Emeritus

1983 …2019

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Research Output

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

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

An investigation of mercury sources in the Puyango-Tumbes River: Using stable Hg isotopes to characterize transboundary Hg pollution

Schudel, G., Miserendino, R. A., Veiga, M. M., Velasquez-López, P. C., Lees, P. S. J., Winland-Gaetz, S., Davée Guimarães, J. R. & Bergquist, B. A., Jul 2018, In : Chemosphere. 202, p. 777-787 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

A study of urban housing demolition as a source of lead in ambient dust on sidewalks, streets, and alleys

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C., Ashley, P. J. & Chisolm, J. J., Oct 1 2005, In : Environmental research. 99, 2, p. 204-213 10 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

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

Biosolids compost amendment for reducing soil lead hazards: A pilot study of Orgro® amendment and grass seeding in urban yards

Farfel, M. R., Orlova, A. O., Chaney, R. L., Lees, P. S. J., Rohde, C. & Ashley, P. J., Mar 20 2005, In : Science of the Total Environment. 340, 1-3, p. 81-95 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

Challenges to measuring, monitoring, and addressing the cumulative impacts of artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ecuador

Adler Miserendino, R., Bergquist, B. A., Adler, S. E., Guimarães, J. R. D., Lees, P. S. J., Niquen, W., Velasquez-López, P. C. & Veiga, M. M., Dec 1 2013, In : Resources Policy. 38, 4, p. 713-722 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterization of a portable method for the collection of exhaled breath condensate and subsequent analysis of metal content

Fox, J. R., Spannhake, E. W., Macri, K. K., Torrey, C. M., Mihalic, J. N., Eftim, S. E., Lees, P. S. J. & Geyh, A. S., Apr 1 2013, In : Environmental Sciences: Processes and Impacts. 15, 4, p. 721-729 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemosensory loss: Functional consequences of the world trade center disaster

Dalton, P. H., Opiekun, R. E., Gould, M., Mcdermott, R., Wilson, T., Maute, C., Ozdener, M. H., Zhao, K., Emmett, E., Lees, P. S. J., Herbert, R. & Moline, J., Sep 2010, In : Environmental health perspectives. 118, 9, p. 1251-1256 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Circumstances of fatal lockout/tagout-related injuries in manufacturing

Bulzacchelli, M. T., Vernick, J. S., Sorock, G. S., Webster, D. W. & Lees, P. S. J., Oct 1 2008, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 51, 10, p. 728-734 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

Development of a method to detect and quantify Aspergillus fumigatus conidia by quantitative PCR for environmental air samples

McDevitt, J. J., Lees, P. S. J., Merz, W. G. & Schwab, K. J., Oct 1 2004, In : Mycopathologia. 158, 3, p. 325-335 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Development of a questionnaire to assess worker knowledge, attitudes and perceptions underlying dermal exposure

Geer, L. A., Curbow, B. A., Anna, D. H., Lees, P. S. J. & Buckley, T. J., Jan 1 2006, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 32, 3, p. 209-218 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Early Life Metabolism of Bisphenol A: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Nachman, R. M., Hartle, J. C., Lees, P. S. J. & Groopman, J. D., Mar 1 2014, In : Current environmental health reports. 1, 1, p. 90-100 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

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

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

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

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

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

Environmental and occupational risk factors for progressive supranuclear palsy: Case-control study

ENGENE-PSP, May 1 2016, In : Movement Disorders. 31, 5, p. 644-652 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Evaluation of antineoplastic drug exposure of health care workers at three university-based US cancer centers

Connor, T. H., DeBord, G., Pretty, J. R., Oliver, M. S., Roth, T. S., Lees, P. S. J., Krieg, E. F., Rogers, B., Escalante, C. P., Toennis, C. A., Clark, J. C., Johnson, B. C. & McDiarmid, M. A., Oct 2010, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 52, 10, p. 1019-1027 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Evaluation of long-term occupational exposure to styrene vapor on olfactory function

Dalton, P., Lees, P. S. J., Gould, M., Dilks, D., Stefaniak, A., Bader, M., Ihrig, A. & Triebig, G., Oct 1 2007, In : Chemical Senses. 32, 8, p. 739-747 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of the interactions between multiwalled carbon nanotubes and caco-2 cells

Clark, K. A., O'Driscoll, C., Cooke, C. A., Smith, B. A., Wepasnick, K., Fairbrother, D. H., Lees, P. S. J. & Bressler, J. P., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health - Part A: Current Issues. 75, 1, p. 25-35 11 p.

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

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

Exposure assessment for study of olfactory function in workers exposed to styrene in the reinforced-plastics industry

Lees, P. S. J., Stefaniak, A., Emmett, E. A. & Dalton, P., Jul 1 2003, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 44, 1, p. 12-23 12 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

Extended followup of a cohort of chromium production workers

Gibb, H. J., Lees, P. S. J., Wang, J. & Grace O'Leary, K., Aug 1 2015, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 58, 8, p. 905-913 9 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