Publications by authors named "John Balmes"

246Publications

Wildland firefighter exposure to smoke and COVID-19: A new risk on the fire line.

Sci Total Environ 2021 Mar 11;760:144296. Epub 2020 Dec 11.

Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, United States of America; School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, United States of America.

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March 2021

Differences in the Estimation of Wildfire-Associated Air Pollution by Satellite Mapping of Smoke Plumes and Ground-Level Monitoring.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 11 5;17(21). Epub 2020 Nov 5.

Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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November 2020

The Changing Nature of Wildfires: Impacts on the Health of the Public.

Authors:
John R Balmes

Clin Chest Med 2020 12;41(4):771-776

Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA; School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2020

Health effects of wildfire smoke in children and public health tools: a narrative review.

J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 2021 Feb 20;31(1):1-20. Epub 2020 Sep 20.

Western States Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA.

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February 2021

The joint effect of ambient air pollution and agricultural pesticide exposures on lung function among children with asthma.

Environ Res 2020 11 18;190:109903. Epub 2020 Jul 18.

Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA.

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November 2020

The Need for a Tighter Particulate-Matter Air-Quality Standard.

N Engl J Med 2020 08 10;383(7):680-683. Epub 2020 Jun 10.

The affiliations of the members of the writing committee are as follows: North Carolina State University, Raleigh (H.C.F.), and the University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill (B.T.); Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh (P.J.A.); Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora (J.L.A.); Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management (G.A.A.), Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health (D.W.D.), and Boston University (P.K.) - all in Boston; Lung Biology Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco (J.B.), University of California, Irvine, Irvine (M.T.K.), University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles (R.M.), and retired, Palo Alto (R.W.) - all in California; Virginia Tech, Blacksburg (K.B.); Desert Research Institute, Reno, NV (J.C.C.); New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany (H.D.F.), and New York University Langone Health, New York (T.G.); Michigan State University, East Lansing (J.R.H.); independent consultant, Burlington, VT (R.L.P.); Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta (J.A.S.); and University of Washington, Seattle (L.S.).

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August 2020

Biomass Fuel Use and Cardiac Function in Nepali Women.

Glob Heart 2020 02 7;15(1):11. Epub 2020 Feb 7.

Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, US.

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February 2020

Long-term ozone exposure is positively associated with telomere length in critically ill patients.

Environ Int 2020 08 8;141:105780. Epub 2020 May 8.

Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA; Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Prenatal phthalate, paraben, and phenol exposure and childhood allergic and respiratory outcomes: Evaluating exposure to chemical mixtures.

Sci Total Environ 2020 Jul 3;725:138418. Epub 2020 Apr 3.

Center for Environmental Research and Children's Health (CERCH), School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 1995 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2020

The hazards of wildfire smoke exposure for children.

Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 2020 02 5;50(2):100756. Epub 2020 Mar 5.

Department of Occupational Environmental Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States; Western States Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States.

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February 2020