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Exposure Assessment Measurement Publications

Use of Job Exposure Matrices

Sarazin P, Burstyn I, Kincl L, et al. Characterization of the selective recording of workplace exposure measurements into OSHA’s IMIS databank. Ann Work Expo Health 2018 Mar.

Friesen MC. Job-exposure matrices addressing lifestyle factors. [Invited work] Occup Environ Med 2018.

Dopart PJ, Friesen MC. New opportunities in exposure assessment of occupational epidemiology: Use of measurements to aid exposure reconstruction in population-based studies. Curr Environ Health Rep 2017.

Stenehjem JS, Friesen MC, Eggen T, et al. Self-reported occupational exposures relevant for cancer among 28,000 offshore oil industry workers employed between 1965 and 1999. J Occup Environ Hyg 2015.

Koh DH, Bhatti P, Coble JB...Friesen MC.Calibrating a population-based job-exposure matrix using inspection measurements to estimate historical occupational exposure to lead for a population-based cohort in Shanghai, China. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 2014.

Friesen MC, Coble J, Ji B-T, et al.Combining a job exposure matrix with exposure measurements to assess occupational exposure to benzene in a population-based cohort in Shanghai, China. Ann Occup Hyg 2012.

Occupation- and Industry-specific Modules

Su FC, Friesen MC, Humann M, et al. Clustering asthma symptoms and cleaning and disinfecting activities and evaluating their associations among health care workers. Int J Hyg Environ Health 2019 Jun; Epub 2019 Apr 19.

Friesen MC. What should we do with short-term jobs in studies of chronic diseases? [Invited work] Ann Work Expo Health 2019 Jul; Epub May 23.

Dopart PJ, Locke SJ, Cocco P...Friesen MC. Estimation of source-specific occupational benzene exposure in a population-based case-control study of non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. Ann Work Expo Health 2019 Oct.

Sauve JF, Ramsay JM, Locke SJ...Silverman DT*, Friesen MC. Validity of retrospective occupational exposure estimates of lead and manganese in a case-control study. Occup Environ Med 2019 Sep; Epub 2019 Jul 15. *Co-senior author

Callahan CL, Locke SJ, Dopart PJ...Friesen MC. Decision rule approach applied to estimate occupational lead exposure in a case-control study of kidney cancer. Am J Ind Med 2018.

Ge CB, Friesen MC, Kromhout H, et al. Use and reliability of exposure assessment methods in occupational case-control studies in the general population: Past, present, and future. Ann Work Expo Health 2018.

Su FC, Friesen MC, Stefaniak AB, et al. Exposures to volatile organic compounds among healthcare workers: Modeling the effects of cleaning tasks and product use. Ann Work Expo Health 2018.

Friesen MC, Lan Q, Ge C, et al. Evaluation of automatically assigned job-specific interview modules. Ann Occup Hyg 2016 Aug.

Friesen MC, Wheeler DC, Vermeulen R...Silverman DT. Combining decision rules from classification tree models and expert assessment to estimate occupational exposure to diesel exhaust for a case-control study. Ann Occup Hyg 2016 May.

DellaValle CT, Purdue MP, Ward MH...Friesen MC. Validity of expert assigned retrospective estimates of occupational polychlorinated biphenyl exposure. Ann Occup Hyg 2015 Jun; Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Friesen MC, Shortreed SM, Wheeler DC...Yu K. Using hierarchical cluster models to systematically identify groups of jobs with similar occupational questionnaire response patterns to assist rule-based expert exposure assessment in population-based studies. Ann Occup Hyg 2015 May; Epub 2014 Dec 3.

Wheeler DC, Archer KJ, Burstyn I...Friesen MC. Comparison of ordinal and nominal classification trees to predict ordinal expert-based occupational exposure estimates in case-control studies. Ann Occup Hyg 2015; Epub 2014 Nov 27.

Friesen MC, Park D, Colt JS...Stewart PA. Developing estimates of frequency and intensity of exposure to three types of metalworking fluids in a population-based case-control study of bladder cancer. Am J Ind Med 2014.

Park, DU, Colt, JS, Baris, D...Stewart PA. Estimation of the probability of exposure to machining fluids in a population-based case-control study. J Occup Environ Hyg 2014.

Friesen MC, Locke SJ, Tornow C...Colt JS. Systematically extracting metal- and solvent-related occupational information from free-text responses to lifetime occupational history questionnaires. Ann Occup Hyg 2014.

Friesen MC, Pronk A, Wheeler DC...Katki HA. Comparison of algorithm-based estimates of occupational diesel exhaust exposure to those of multiple independent raters in a population-based case-control study. Ann Occup Hyg 2013; Epub 2012 Nov.

Wheeler DC, Burstyn I, Vermeulen R...Friesen MC. Inside the black box: Starting to uncover the underlying decision rules used in one-by-one expert assessment of occupational exposure in case-control studies. Occup Environ Med 2013.

Pronk A, Stewart PA, Coble JB...Friesen MC. Comparison of two expert-based assessments of diesel exhaust exposure in a case-controls versus expert review of individual jobs: Programmable decision rules versus expert review of individual jobs. Occ Environ Med 2012.

Friesen MC, Coble JB, Katki HA...Stewart PA. Validity and reliability of exposure assessors: Ratings of exposure intensity by type of occupational questionnaire and type of rater. Ann Occup Hyg 2011.

Synthesis of Publicly Available Exposure Data Sources

Locke SJ, Deziel NC, Koh DH...Friesen MC. Evaluating predictors of lead exposure for activities disturbing materials painted with or containing lead using historic published data from U.S. workplaces. Am J Ind Med 2017.

Deziel NC, Freeman LE, Graubard BI...Friesen MC. Relative contributions of agricultural drift, para-occupational, and residential use exposure pathways to house dust pesticide concentrations: Meta-regression of published data. Environ Health Perspect 2017. 

Deziel NC, Friesen MC, Hoppin JA...Beane Freeman LE. A review of nonoccupational pathways for pesticide exposure in women living in agricultural areas. Environ Health Perspect 2015 Jan 30.

Koh DH, Locke SJ, Chen YC, Purdue MP, Friesen MC. Lead exposure in U.S. worksites: A literature review and development of an occupational lead exposure database from the published literature. Am J Ind Med 2015.

Koh DH, Nam JM, Graubard BI...Friesen MC. Evaluating temporal trends from occupational lead exposure data reported in the published literature using meta-regression. Ann Occup Hyg 2014.

Pronk A, Coble J, Stewart PA. Occupational exposure to diesel engine exhaust: A literature review. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 2009.

Park D, Stewart PA, Coble JB. (2009b) Determinants of exposure to metalworking fluid aerosols: A literature review and analysis of reported measurements. Ann Occup Hyg 2009 Apr.

Park D, Stewart PA, Coble JB. (2009a) A comprehensive review of the literature on exposure to metalworking fluids. J Occup Environ Hyg 2009 Sep.

Agricultural Exposures

Sauve JF, Stapleton EM, O’Shaughnessy PT...Jones RR*, Friesen MC. Diesel exhaust exposure during farming activities: Statistical modeling of continuous black carbon concentrations. Ann Work Expo Health 2020 Jun 24. *Co-senior author

Sauve JF, Locke SJ, Josse PR...Friesen MC. Characterization of inhalable endotoxin, glucan, and dust exposures in Iowa farmers. Int J Hyg Environ Health 2020 Jul; Epub 2020 April.

Deziel NC, Beane Freeman LE, Hoppin JA...Friesen MC. An algorithm for quantitatively estimating non-occupational pesticide exposure intensity for spouses in the Agricultural Health Study. J Exp Sci Environ Epidemiol 2019 Apr; Epub 2018 Oct 30.

Stapleton EM, O’Shaughnessy PT, Locke SJ...Jones RR*, Friesen MC. A task-based analysis of black carbon exposure in Iowa farmers during harvest. J Occup Environ Hyg 2018. *Co-senior author

Deziel NC, Beane Freeman LE, Graubard BI...Friesen MC. Relative contributions of agricultural drift, para-occupational, and residential use exposure pathways to house dust pesticide concentrations: Meta-regression of published data. Environ Health Perspect 2017 Mar; Epub 2016 Jul.

Deziel NC, Friesen MC, Hoppin JA...Beane Freeman LE. A review of nonoccupational pathways for pesticide exposure in women living in agricultural areas. Environ Health Perspect 2015 Jun; Epub 2015 Jan.