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Publications

Hamilton, ON

  • Benmarhnia T, Zhao X, Wang J et al. Evaluating the potential public health impacts of the Toronto cold weather program. Environment International 2019; 127: 381-386. View Article

  • Wong JJ, Kwong JC, Tu K et al. Time trends of the incidence, prevalence, and mortality of parkinsonism. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences 2019; 46(2): 184-191. View Article

  • Shin SH, Bai L, Burnett RT et al. Long-term exposure to noise and the development of diabetes and hypertension in Toronto, Canada: a cohort study. ISES-ISEE 2018 Joint Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, August 2018. View Abstract

  • Paul LA, Burnett RT, Kwong JC et al. Exposure to ambient air pollution associated with increased risk of incident diabetes mellitus: a population-based cohort study. ISES-ISEE 2018 Joint Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, August 2018. View Abstract

  • Bai L, Weichenthal S, Kwong JC et al. Exposure to ambient ultrafine particles and nitrogen dioxide and incident acute myocardial infarction and congestive heart failure. ISES-ISEE 2018 Joint Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, August 2018. View Abstract

  • Shin SH, Burnett RT, Kwong JC et al. Ambient air pollution and the risk of stroke and atrial fibrillation: a population-based cohort study. ISES-ISEE 2018 Joint Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, August 2018. View Abstract

  • Paul LA, Hystad P, Burnett RT et al. Urban green space and the risk of dementia: a population-based cohort study. ISES-ISEE 2018 Joint Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, August 2018. View Abstract

  • Bai L, Shin S, Burnett RT et al. Long-term exposure to air pollution and the incidence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma: a population-based cohort study in Ontario, Canada. ISES-ISEE 2018 Joint Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, August 2018. View Abstract

  • Bai L, Weichenthal S, Kwong JC et al. Risk of incident congestive heart failure and acute myocardial infarction in relation to long-term exposure to ambient ultrafine particles and nitrogen dioxide. American Journal of Epidemiology 2019; 188(1): 151-159. View Article

  • Shin SH, Burnett RT, Kwong JC et al. Effects of ambient air pollution on incident parkinson’s disease in Ontario, 2001 to 2013: a population-based cohort study. International Journal of Epidemiology 2018; 47(6): 2038-2048. View Article

  • Bai L, Burnett RT, Kwong JC et al. Long-term exposure to air pollution and the incidence of multiple sclerosis: a population-based cohort study. Environ Res 2018; 166: 437-443. View Article

  • Rotstein DL, Chen H, Wilton, AS et al. Temporal trends in multiple sclerosis prevalence and incidence in a large population. Neurology 2018; 90(16):e1435-e1441. View Article

  • Bai L, Chen H, Hatzopoulou M et al. Exposure to Ambient Ultrafine Particles and Nitrogen Dioxide and Incident Hypertension and Diabetes. Epidemiology 2018; 29(3):323-332. View Article

  • Chen H, Li Q, Kaufman JS et al. Effect of air quality alerts on human health: a regression discontinuity analysis. Lancet Planetary Health 2018; 2(1):e19-e26. View Article

  • Bai L, Li Q, Wang J et al. Increased Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke-related Hospitalizations from Cold and Hot Temperatures in Ontario, Canada. Heart 2018; 104(8):673-679. View Article

  • Chen, H, Kwong JC, Copes R et al. Exposure to ambient air pollution and the incidence of dementia: a population-based cohort study. Environ Int 2017; 108:271-11. View Article

  • Chen H, Li Q, Kaufman JS et al. Do air quality alerts influence public health? A regression discontinuity analysis in Toronto, Canada. 29th Annual Scientific Conference of the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology, Sydney, Australia, September 2017. View Abstract

  • Zhao X, Benmarhnia T, Wang J et al. Evaluate the Public Health Benefits of Extreme Cold Warnings: a Difference-in Differences Analysis with Propensity Score Matching in Toronto, Canada. 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for Epidemiologic Research, Seattle, WA, USA, June 2017.

  • Bai L, Li Q, Wang J et al. Increased Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke-related Hospitalizations from Cold and Hot Temperatures in Ontario, Canada. 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for Epidemiologic Research, Seattle, WA, USA, June 2017.

  • Weichenthal S, Bai L, Hatzopoulou M et al. Long-term exposure to ambient ultrafine particles and respiratory disease incidence in in Toronto, Canada: a cohort study. Environ Health 2017; 16(1):64. View Article

  • Chen H, Kwong JC, Copes R et al. Cohort Profile: The ONtario Population Health and Environment Cohort (ONPHEC). Int J Epidemiol 2017; 46(2):405-405j. View Article

  • Chen H, Kwong JC, Copes R et al. Living near major roads and the incidence of dementia, Parkinson’s disease, and multiple sclerosis: a population-based cohort study. Lancet 2017; 389(10070):718–26. View Article

  • Ordon M, Welk B, Li Q et al. Ambient Temperature and the Risk of Renal Colic: A Population-Based Study of the Impact of Demographics and Comorbidity. J Endourol 2016; 30(10):1138-1143. View Article

  • Chen H, Burnett RT, Kwong JC et al. Ambient fine particulate matter and mortality among survivors of myocardial infarction: population-based cohort study. Environ Health Perspect 2016; 124(9):1421-8. View Article

  • Bai L, Li S, Wang J et al. Hospitalizations from hypertensive diseases, diabetes, and arrhythmia in relation to low and high temperatures: population-based study. Sci Rep 2016; 6:30283. View Article

  • Chen H, Wang J, Li Q et al. Assessment of the impact of cold and hot temperatures on mortality in Ontario, Canada: population-based study. CMAJ Open 2016; 4(1):E48–58. View Article

  • Chen H, Burnett RT, Kwong JC et al. Spatial association between ambient fine particulate matter and incident hypertension. Circulation 2013; 129(5):562–9. View Article

  • Chen H, Burnett RT, Kwong JC et al. Risk of incident diabetes in relation to long-term exposure to fine particulate matter in Ontario, Canada. Environ Health Perspect 2013; 121(7):804–10. View Article