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A dose-response meta-analysis of chronic arsenic exposure and incident cardiovascular disease

Moon, K. A., Oberoi, S., Barchowsky, A., Chen, Y., Guallar, E., Nachman, K. E., Rahman, M., Sohel, N., D'Ippoliti, D., Wade, T. J., James, K. A., Farzan, S. F., Karagas, M. R., Ahsan, H. & Navas-Acien, A. Dec 1 2017 In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 46, 6, p. 1924-1939 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Meta-Analysis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Water
Coronary Disease

Arsenic and Immune Response to Infection During Pregnancy and Early Life

Attreed, S. E., Navas-Acien, A. & Heaney, C. D. Jun 1 2017 In : Current environmental health reports. 4, 2, p. 229-243 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Arsenic
Pregnancy
Infection
Pregnancy Outcome
Helper-Inducer T-Lymphocytes

Arsenic metabolism and one-carbon metabolism at low-moderate arsenic exposure: Evidence from the Strong Heart Study

Spratlen, M. J., Gamble, M. V., Grau-Perez, M., Kuo, C. C., Best, L. G., Yracheta, J., Francesconi, K., Goessler, W., Mossavar-Rahmani, Y., Hall, M., Umans, J. G., Fretts, A. & Navas-Acien, A. Jul 1 2017 In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 105, p. 387-397 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
arsenic
Metabolism
Carbon
heart

Assessment of indoor air quality at an electronic cigarette (Vaping) convention

Chen, R., Aherrera, A., Isichei, C., Olmedo, P., Jarmul, S., Cohen, J. E., Navas-Acien, A. & Rule, A. M. Dec 29 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Indoor Air Pollution
Nicotine
Volatile organic compounds
Air quality
Tobacco Products

Association between blood lead and blood pressure: A population-based study in Brazilian adults

Almeida Lopes, A. C. B. D., Silbergeld, E. K., Navas-Acien, A., Zamoiski, R., Martins, A. D. C., Camargo, A. E. I., Urbano, M. R., Mesas, A. E. & Paoliello, M. M. B. Mar 14 2017 In : Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source. 16, 1, 27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Pressure
Population
Hypertension
Lead
Logistic Models

Association of cardiometabolic genes with arsenic metabolism biomarkers in American Indian communities: The strong heart family study (SHFS)

Balakrishnan, P., Vaidya, D., Franceschini, N., Saroja Voruganti, V., Gribble, M. O., Haack, K., Laston, S., Umans, J. G., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., North, K. E., Lee, E., Yracheta, J., Best, L. G., Maccluer, J. W., Kent, J., Cole, S. A. & Navas-Acien, A. Jan 1 2017 In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 125, 1, p. 15-22 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

North American Indians
Arsenic
Biomarkers
Genes
Cacodylic Acid

Blood and urine cadmium concentrations and walking speed in middle-aged and older U.S. adults

Kim, J., Garcia-Esquinas, E., Navas-Acien, A. & Choi, Y. H. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Pollution.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cadmium
Blood
Urine
Confidence Intervals
Health

Cardiovascular disease in American Indian and alaska native youth: Unique risk factors and areas of scholarly need

Deen, J. F., Adams, A. K., Fretts, A., Jolly, S., Navas-Acien, A., Devereux, R. B., Buchwald, D. & Howard, B. V. Oct 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 6, 10, e007576

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic arsenic exposure and risk of carotid artery disease: The Strong Heart Study

Mateen, F. J., Grau-Perez, M., Pollak, J. S., Moon, K. A., Howard, B. V., Umans, J. G., Best, L. G., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Crainiceanu, C., Guallar, E., Devereux, R. B., Roman, M. J. & Navas-Acien, A. 2017 In : Environmental Research. 157, p. 127-134 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotid Artery Diseases
Arsenic
arsenic
Carotid Intima-Media Thickness
urine

Declining exposures to lead and cadmium contribute to explaining the reduction of cardiovascular mortality in the US population, 1988-2004

Ruiz-Hernandez, A., Navas-Acien, A., Pastor-Barriuso, R., Crainiceanu, C. M., Redon, J., Guallar, E. & Tellez-Plaza, M. Dec 1 2017 In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 46, 6, p. 1903-1912 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cadmium
Mortality
Population
Urine
Confidence Intervals

Determination of metalloid, metallic and mineral elements in herbal teas. Risk assessment for the consumers

Martín-Domingo, M. C., Pla, A., Hernández, A. F., Olmedo, P., Navas-Acien, A., Lozano-Paniagua, D. & Gil, F. Jul 1 2017 In : Journal of Food Composition and Analysis. 60, p. 81-89 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metalloids
herbal tea
risk assessment
Minerals
minerals

Dietary determinants of cadmium exposure in the Strong Heart Family Study

Olmedo, P., Grau-Perez, M., Fretts, A., Tellez-Plaza, M., Gil, F., Yeh, F., Umans, J. G., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Franceschini, N., Lee, E. T., Best, L. G., Cole, S. A., Howard, B. V. & Navas-Acien, A. Feb 1 2017 In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 100, p. 239-246 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

family studies
Cadmium
cadmium
heart
Meats

E-cigarettes as a source of toxic and potentially carcinogenic metals

Hess, C. A., Olmedo, P., Navas-Acien, A., Goessler, W., Cohen, J. E. & Rule, A. M. Jan 1 2017 In : Environmental Research. 152, p. 221-225 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisons
Tobacco Products
chromium
nickel
Chromium

Enhanced vasculotoxic metal excretion in post-myocardial infarction patients following a single edetate disodium-based infusion

Arenas, I. A., Navas-Acien, A., Ergui, I. & Lamas, G. A. Oct 1 2017 In : Environmental Research. 158, p. 443-449 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

excretion
Metals
Myocardial Infarction
Poisons
metal
Air Pollution
Aortic Valve
Mitral Valve
Atherosclerosis
Calcium

Household pet exposure, allergic sensitization, and rhinitis in the U.S. population

Shargorodsky, J., Garcia-Esquinas, E., Umanskiy, R., Navas-Acien, A. & Lin, S. Y. Jul 1 2017 In : International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology. 7, 7, p. 645-651 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pets
Dander
Population
Confidence Intervals
Allergens

Longitudinal associations of local cigarette prices and smoking bans with smoking behavior in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis

Mayne, S. L., Auchincloss, A. H., Stehr, M. F., Kern, D. M., Navas-Acien, A., Kaufman, J. D., Michael, Y. L. & Diez Roux, A. V. Jan 1 2017 In : Epidemiology. 28, 6, p. 863-871 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atherosclerosis
Smoking
Tobacco Products
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio

Lost in E-cigarette clouds: A culture on the rise

Jarmul, S., Aherrera, A., Rule, A. M., Olmedo, P., Chen, R. & Navas-Acien, A. Feb 1 2017 In : American Journal of Public Health. 107, 2, p. 265-266 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Electronic Cigarettes

Low-level inorganic arsenic exposure and neuropsychological functioning in American Indian elders

Carroll, C. R., Noonan, C., Garroutte, E. M., Navas-Acien, A., Verney, S. P. & Buchwald, D. Jul 1 2017 In : Environmental Research. 156, p. 74-79 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

North American Indians
Arsenic
arsenic
urine
Hand

Low-moderate urine arsenic and biomarkers of thrombosis and inflammation in the Strong Heart Study

Moon, K. A., Navas-Acien, A., Grau-Pérez, M., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Guallar, E., Umans, J. G., Best, L. G. & Newman, J. D. Aug 1 2017 In : PLoS ONE. 12, 8, e0182435

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

thrombosis
Arsenic
Biomarkers
arsenic
biomarkers

Nitarsone, inorganic arsenic, and other arsenic species in Turkey meat: Exposure and risk assessment based on a 2014 U.S. market basket sample

Nachman, K. E., Love, D. C., Baron, P. A., Nigra, A. E., Murko, M., Raber, G., Francesconi, K. A. & Navas-Acien, A. 2017 In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 125, 3, p. 363-369 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Turkey
Meat
nitarsone
Cacodylic Acid

Poultry consumption and arsenic exposure in the U.S. population

Nigra, A. E., Nachman, K. E., Love, D. C., Grau-Perez, M. & Navas-Acien, A. 2017 In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 125, 3, p. 370-377 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Poultry
Cacodylic Acid
Urine
Population

Prenatal exposure to mercury: Associations with global DNA methylation and hydroxymethylation in cord blood and in childhood

Cardenas, A., Rifas-Shiman, S. L., Godderis, L., Duca, R. C., Navas-Acien, A., Litonjua, A. A., Demeo, D. L., Brennan, K. J., Amarasiriwardena, C. J., Hivert, M. F., Gillman, M. W., Oken, E. & Baccarelli, A. A. Aug 1 2017 In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 125, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DNA Methylation
Mercury
Fetal Blood
Parturition
Epigenomics

Secondhand Tobacco Smoke Exposure Associations With DNA Methylation of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Repressor

Reynolds, L. M., Magid, H. S., Chi, G. C., Lohman, K., Barr, R. G., Kaufman, J. D., Hoeschele, I., Blaha, M. J., Navas-Acien, A. & Liu, Y. Apr 1 2017 In : Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco. 19, 4, p. 442-451 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptors
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
DNA Methylation
Tobacco
Smoking

Smoking intensity (pack/day) is a better measure than pack-years or smoking status for modeling cardiovascular disease outcomes

Nance, R., Delaney, J., McEvoy, J. W., Blaha, M. J., Burke, G. L., Navas-Acien, A., Kaufman, J. D., Oelsner, E. C. & McClelland, R. L. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 81, p. 111-119 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiovascular Diseases
Smoking
Proportional Hazards Models
Atherosclerosis
History

The association of arsenic exposure and metabolism with type 1 and type 2 diabetes in youth: The search case-control study

Grau-Pérez, M., Kuo, C. C., Spratlen, M., Thayer, K. A., Mendez, M. A., Hamman, R. F., Dabelea, D., Adgate, J. L., Knowler, W. C., Bell, R. A., Miller, F. W., Liese, A. D., Zhang, C., Douillet, C., Drobná, Z., Mayer-Davis, E. J., Styblo, M. & Navas-Acien, A. Jan 1 2017 In : Diabetes Care. 40, 1, p. 46-53 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Case-Control Studies
Folic Acid
Arsenic
Cardiovascular Diseases
Neoplasms
Population
Carotid Artery Diseases

The association of e-cigarette use with exposure to nickel and chromium: A preliminary study of non-invasive biomarkers

Aherrera, A., Olmedo, P., Grau-Perez, M., Tanda, S., Goessler, W., Jarmul, S., Chen, R., Cohen, J. E., Rule, A. M. & Navas-Acien, A. Nov 1 2017 In : Environmental Research. 159, p. 313-320 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomarkers
Chromium
Nickel
Tobacco Products
chromium

The effect of the Environmental Protection Agency maximum contaminant level on arsenic exposure in the USA from 2003 to 2014: an analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)

Nigra, A. E., Sanchez, T. R., Nachman, K. E., Harvey, D. E., Chillrud, S. N., Graziano, J. H. & Navas-Acien, A. Nov 1 2017 In : The Lancet Public Health. 2, 11, p. e513-e521

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Environmental Protection Agency
Nutrition Surveys
Arsenic
Water
Cacodylic Acid

The prevalence of illicit cigarette consumption and related factors in Turkey

Kaplan, B., Navas-Acien, A. & Cohen, J. E. Jun 30 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Tobacco Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tobacco consumption
Turkey
taxes
Tobacco Products
nicotine

The relationship between smoking intensity and subclinical cardiovascular injury: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

Al Rifai, M., DeFillippis, A. P., McEvoy, J. W., Hall, M. E., Acien, A. N., Jones, M. R., Keith, R., Magid, H. S., Rodriguez, C. J., Barr, G. R., Benjamin, E. J., Robertson, R. M., Bhatnagar, A. & Blaha, M. J. Mar 1 2017 In : Atherosclerosis. 258, p. 119-130 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atherosclerosis
Smoking
C-Reactive Protein
Wounds and Injuries
Biomarkers
Airports
Smoke
Tobacco
Cross-Sectional Studies
Smoking

Urine cadmium levels and albuminuria in a general population from Spain: A gene-environment interaction analysis

Grau-Perez, M., Pichler, G., Galan-Chilet, I., Briongos-Figuero, L. S., Rentero-Garrido, P., Lopez-Izquierdo, R., Navas-Acien, A., Weaver, V., García-Barrera, T., Gomez-Ariza, J. L., Martín-Escudero, J. C., Chaves, F. J., Redon, J. & Tellez-Plaza, M. 2017 In : Environment International. 106, p. 27-36 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urine
cadmium
gene
analysis
metabolism
2016
Airports
Tobacco
Cross-Sectional Studies
Smoking
Tobacco Products

A direct method for e-cigarette aerosol sample collection

Olmedo, P., Navas-Acien, A., Hess, C., Jarmul, S. & Rule, A. Aug 1 2016 In : Environmental Research. 149, p. 151-156 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aerosols
Tobacco Products
aerosol
pump
liquid

Ambient air pollution epidemiology systematic review and meta-analysis: A review of reporting and methods practice

Sheehan, M. C., Lam, J., Navas-Acien, A. & Chang, H. H. 2016 In : Environment International. 92-93, p. 647-656 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meta-analysis
epidemiology
ambient air
atmospheric pollution
health policy

Arsenic and cardiovascular disease: 100 years advancing epidemiologic research

Navas-Acien, A. 2016 Arsenic Research and Global Sustainability - Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, AS 2016. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 15-17 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

cardiovascular disease
Arsenic
arsenic
Potable water
Drinking Water

AS3MT, locus 10q24 and arsenic metabolism biomarkers in American Indians: The strong heart family study

Balakrishnan, P., Vaidya, D., Franceschini, N., Voruganti, V. S., Gribble, M., Haack, K., Laston, S., Umans, J., Francesconi, K., Goessler, W., North, K., Lee, E., Yracheta, J., Best, L., Maccluer, J., Kent, J., Cole, S. & Navas-Acien, A. 2016 Arsenic Research and Global Sustainability - Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, AS 2016. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 443-445 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Arsenic
Biomarkers
Metabolism
biomarker
arsenic

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

Kaufman, J. D., Adar, S. D., Barr, R. G., Budoff, M., Burke, G. L., Curl, C. L., Daviglus, M. L., Roux, A. V. D., Gassett, A. J., Jacobs, D. R., Kronmal, R., Larson, T. V., Navas-Acien, A., Olives, C., Sampson, P. D., Sheppard, L., Siscovick, D. S., Stein, J. H., Szpiro, A. A. & Watson, K. E. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : The Lancet.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air Pollution
Longitudinal Studies
Atherosclerosis
Coronary Vessels
Cohort Studies
Geography
Air Pollution
Tungsten
Atherosclerosis
Metals

Cadmium body burden and increased blood pressure in middle-aged American Indians: the Strong Heart Study

Franceschini, N., Fry, R. C., Balakrishnan, P., Navas-Acien, A., Oliver-Williams, C., Howard, A. G., Cole, S. A., Haack, K., Lange, E. M., Howard, B. V., Best, L. G., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Umans, J. G. & Tellez-Plaza, M. Sep 15 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Human Hypertension.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Burden
North American Indians
Cadmium
Blood Pressure
Light

Cigarette smoking and prostate cancer mortality in four US States, 1999-2010

Jones, M. R., Joshu, C. E., Kanarek, N., Navas-Acien, A., Richardson, K. A. & Platz, E. A. Apr 1 2016 In : Preventing chronic disease. 13, 4, 150454

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prostatic Neoplasms
Smoking
Mortality
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)

Compliance to the smoke-free law in Guatemala 5-years after implementation

Barnoya, J., Monzon, J. C., Briz, P. & Navas-Acien, A. 2016 In : BMC Public Health. 16, 1, 318

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Guatemala
Restaurants
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Nicotine
Smoke

Determinants and consequences of arsenic metabolism efficiency among 4,794 individuals: Demographics, lifestyle, genetics, and toxicity

Jansen, R. J., Argos, M., Tong, L., Li, J., Rakibuz-Zaman, M., Islam, M. T., Slavkovich, V., Ahmed, A., Navas-Acien, A., Parvez, F., Chen, Y., Gamble, M. V., Graziano, J. H., Pierce, B. L. & Ahsan, H. Feb 1 2016 In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 25, 2, p. 381-390 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Life Style
Demography
Methylation
Arsenicals

El cumplimiento de la legislación que propicia edificios públicos libres de humo de tabaco: Un estudio transversal en Turquía

Navas-Acien, A., Çarkoğlu, A., Ergör, G., Hayran, M., Ergüder, T., Kaplan, B., Susan, J., Magid, H., Pollak, J. & Cohen, J. E. Feb 1 2016 In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 94, 2, p. 92-102 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Legislation
Smoke
Cross-Sectional Studies
Smoking
Turkey

Environmental Metals and Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: A Systematic Review Beyond Lead and Cadmium

Nigra, A. E., Ruiz-Hernandez, A., Redon, J., Navas-Acien, A. & Tellez-Plaza, M. Dec 1 2016 In : Current environmental health reports. 3, 4, p. 416-433 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Cadmium
Cardiovascular Diseases
Metals
Antimony
Vanadium

Estimation of Inorganic Arsenic Exposure in Populations with Frequent Seafood Intake: Evidence from MESA and NHANES

Jones, M. R., Tellez-Plaza, M., Vaidya, D., Grau, M., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Guallar, E., Post, W. S., Kaufman, J. D. & Navas-Acien, A. Oct 15 2016 In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 184, 8, p. 590-602 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seafood
Nutrition Surveys
Arsenic
Population
Cacodylic Acid

Factors that influence attitude and enforcement of the smoke-free law in Turkey: A survey of hospitality venue owners and employees

Aherrera, A., çarkoglu, A., Hayran, M., Ergör, G., Eirüder, T., Kaplan, B., Susan, J., Zheng, L., Cohen, J. E. & Navas-Acien, A. Sep 19 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Tobacco Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Turkey
Smoke
employee
Law
Law Enforcement

Heavy metals, cardiovascular disease, and the unexpected benefits of chelation therapy

Lamas, G. A., Navas-Acien, A., Mark, D. B. & Lee, K. L. May 24 2016 In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 67, 20, p. 2411-2418 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chelation Therapy
Heavy Metals
Cardiovascular Diseases
Metals
Poisons

Metal mixtures in urban and rural populations in the US: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and the Strong Heart Study

Pang, Y., Peng, R. D., Jones, M. R., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Howard, B. V., Umans, J. G., Best, L. G., Guallar, E., Post, W. S., Kaufman, J. D., Vaidya, D. & Navas-Acien, A. May 1 2016 In : Environmental Research. 147, p. 356-364 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urban Population
rural population
urban population
Arsenic
Rural Population