Publications

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Zanobetti A, Wand MP, Schwartz J, and Ryan L. Generalized Additive Distributed Lag Models: Quantifying Mortality Displacement. Biostatistics 2000;1:279-292.

Schwartz J and Zanobetti A. Using meta-smoothing to estimate dose-response trends across multiple studies, with application to air pollution and daily death. Epidemiology 2000;11(6):666-672.

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J, Gold DR. Are the sensitive subgroups for the health effects of airborne particles? Environ Health Perspect, 2000;108:841-845.

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J, Dockery DW. Airborne particles are a risk factor for hospital admissions for heart and lung disease. Environ Health Perspect, 2000;108:1071-1077.

Zanobetti A, Canner MJ, Stone PH, Schwartz J, Sher D, Eagan-Bengston E, Gates KA, Hartley H, Suh H, Gold DR. Ambient pollution and blood pressure in cardiac rehabilitation patients. Circulation, 2004, 110(15):2184-9.

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J. The Effect of Particulate Air Pollution On Emergency Admissions for Myocardial Infarction: a Multi-city Case-crossover Analysis. Envirn Health Perspective, 2005, 113(8): 978-982.

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J. Particulate Air Pollution, Progression, and Survival after Myocardial Infarction. Environmental Health Perspect, 2007 115:769–775.

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J. Mortality displacement in the Associaton of Ozone with Mortality: An analysis of 48 US Cities. Am J Resp Crit Care Med, 2008, 177(2):184-9

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J. Temperature and mortality in nine U.S. cities. Epidemiol, 2008;19(4):563-70.

Baccarelli A, Martinelli I, Zanobetti A, Grillo P, Hou L-F, Bertazzi PA, Mannucci PM, Schwartz J. Exposure to Particulate Air Pollution and Risk of Deep Vein Thrombosis. Arch Internal Med, 2008 May 12;168(9):920-7.

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J. Is there adaptation in the ozone-mortality relationship: A multi-city case crossover analysis. Environmental Health,2008, 7:22.

Zanobetti A & Schwartz J.  The effect of fine and coarse particulate air pollution on mortality: A national analysis.  Environ Health Perspect, Feb. 2009;117(6):898-903.

Orazzo F, Nespoli L, Ito K, Tassinari D, Giardina D, Funis M, Cecchi A, Trapani C, Forgeschi G, Vignini M, Nosetti L, Pigna S, Zanobetti A. Air pollution, aeroallergens, and emergency room visits for acute respiratory diseases and gastroenteric disorders among young children in six Italian cities. Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Nov;117(11):1780-5.

Zanobetti A, Gold DR, Stone PH, Suh HH, Schwartz J, Coull BA, Speizer FE. Reduction in Heart Rate Variability with Traffic and Air Pollution in Coronary Artery Disease Patients. Environ Health Perspect. 2010 Mar;118(3):324-30.

Zanobetti A, Redline S, Schwartz J, et al. Associations of PM10 with Sleep and Sleep-disordered Breathing in Adults from Seven U.S. Urban Areas. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2010;182(6):819-25.

Zanobetti A, Schwartz J.  Ozone and Survival in Four Cohorts with Potentially Predisposing Diseases.  AJRCCM, 2011 Oct 1;184(7):836-41.

Bind MA, Baccarelli A, Zanobetti A, Tarantini L, Suh HH, Vokonas P, Schwartz J. Air pollution, markers of coagulation and endothelial function, and epigene-environment interactions in an elderly cohort: Veterans Administration Normative Aging Study. Epidemiol, 2012;23(2):332-40.

Zanobetti A, O’Neill MS, Gronlund CJ, Schwartz JD. Summer temperature variability and long-term survival among elderly people with chronic disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012, 24;109(17):6608-13.

Zanobetti A, O’Neill MS, Gronlund CJ, Schwartz J. Susceptibility to Mortality in Weather Extremes: Effect Modification by Personal and Small Area Characteristics In a Multi-City Case-Only Analysis. Epidemiology. 2013;24(6):809-19.

Bind MA, Zanobetti A, Gasparrini A, Peters A, Coull B, Baccarelli A, Tarantini L, Koutrakis P, Vokonas P, Schwartz J. Effects of Temperature and Relative Humidity on DNA Methylation. Epidemiology. 2014 Jul;25(4):561-9.

Dai L, Zanobetti A, Koutrakis P, Schwartz JD. Associations of Fine Particulate Matter Species with Mortality in the United States: A Multicity Time-Series Analysis. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 Aug;122(8):837-42.

Bell ML, Zanobetti A, Dominici F. Who is More Affected by Ozone Pollution? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Am J Epidemiol. 2014 1;180(1):15-28.

Zanobetti A, Dominici F, Wang Y, Schwartz JD. A national case-crossover analysis of the short-term effect of PM2.5 on hospitalizations and mortality in subjects with diabetes and neurological disorders. Environ Health. 2014 May 22;13(1):38.

Gronlund CJ, Zanobetti A, Schwartz JD, Wellenius GA, O’Neill MS. Heat, Heat Waves, and Hospital Admissions among the Elderly in the United States, 1992-2006. Environ Health Perspect. 2014 122:1187–1192.

Zanobetti A, Austin E, Coull BA, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P. Health effects of multi-pollutant profiles. Environ Int. 2014 Jun 17;71:13-19. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2014.05.023.

Myers S, Zanobetti A, Kloog I, et al. Rising concentration of atmospheric CO2 threatens human nutrition. Nature, in press PMID:24805231

Austin E, Zanobetti A, Coull B, Schwartz J, Gold DR, Koutrakis P. Ozone trends and their relationship to characteristic weather patterns. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2014 Jul 9.

Jhun I, Fann N, Zanobetti A, Hubbell B. Effect modification of ozone-related mortality risks by temperature in 97 US cities. Environ Int. 2014 Aug 8;73:128-134. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2014.07.009.

Mehta AJ, Kloog I, Zanobetti A, Coull BA, Sparrow D, Vokonas P, Schwartz J. Associations between Changes in City and Address Specific Temperature and QT Interval – The VA Normative Aging Study. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 19;9(9):e106258.

Lee M, Nordio F, Zanobetti A, Kinney P, Vautard R, Schwartz J. Acclimatization across space and time in the effects of temperature on mortality: a time-series analysis. Environ Health. 2014 Oct 28;13(1):89.

Fleisch AF, Rifas-Shiman SL, Koutrakis P, Schwartz JD, Kloog I, Melly S, Coull BA, Zanobetti A, Gillman MW, Gold DR, Oken E. Prenatal Exposure to Traffic Pollution: Associations with Reduced Fetal Growth and Rapid Infant Weight Gain. Epidemiology. 2015 Jan;26(1):43-50.

Zanobetti A, Peters A. Disentangling interactions between atmospheric pollution and weather. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2014 doi:10.1136/jech-2014-203939

Conti S, Lafranconi A, Zanobetti A, Fornari C, Madotto F, Schwartz J, Cesana G. Cardiorespiratory treatments as modifiers of the relationship between particulate matter and health: A case-only analysis on hospitalized patients in Italy. Environ Res. 2015 Jan;136:491-9. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.09.007. Epub 2014 Nov 26.

Kloog I, Zanobetti A, Nordio F, Coull BA, Baccarelli AA, Schwartz J. Effects of airborne fine particles (PM2.5) on Deep Vein Thrombosis Admissions in North Eastern United States. J Thromb Haemost. 2015 Feb 12. doi: 10.1111/jth.12873. [Epub ahead of print]

Barbosa SM, Farhat SC, Martins LC, Pereira LA, Saldiva PH, Zanobetti A, Braga A. Air pollution and children’s health: sickle cell disease. Cad Saude Publica. 2015;31(2):265-75.

Kioumourtzoglou, M., Austin, E., Koutrakis, P., Dominici, F., Schwartz, J., & Zanobetti, A. PM2.5 and survival among elderly in the US: effect modification by particulate composition. Epidemiology, 2015; 26(3):321-7.

Pinheiro Sde L, Saldiva PH, Schwartz J, Zanobetti A. Isolated and synergistic effects of PM10 and average temperature on cardiovascular and respiratory mortality. Rev Saude Publica.2014 Dec;48(6):881-8. doi: 10.1590/S0034-8910.2014048005218.

Kioumourtzoglou MA, Schwartz JD, Weisskopf MG, Melly SJ Wang Y, Dominici F, Zanobetti A. Long-term PM2.5 Exposure and Neurological Hospital Admissions in the Northeastern United States. Environ Health Perspect. 2015 May 15. [Epub ahead of print]

Nordio F, Zanobetti A, Colicino E, Kloog I, Schwartz J. Changing patterns of the temperature-mortality association by time and location in the US, and implications for climate change. Environ Int. 2015 Aug;81:80-6. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2015.04.009. Epub 2015 May 25.

Shi L, Zanobetti A, Kloog I, Coull BA, Koutrakis P, Melly SJ, Schwartz J. Low-Concentration PM2.5 and Mortality: Estimating Acute and Chronic Effects in a Population-Based Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Jun 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Ierodiakonou D, Zanobetti A, Coull BA, Melly S, Postma DS, Boezen HM, Vonk JM, Williams PV, Shapiro GG, McKone EF, Hallstrand TS, Koenig JQ, Schildcrout JS, Lumley T, Fuhlbrigge AN, Koutrakis P, Schwartz J, Weiss ST, Gold DR; Childhood Asthma Management Program Research Group. Ambient air pollution, lung function, and airway responsiveness in asthmatic children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Jun 29. pii: S0091-6749(15)00769-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2015.05.028. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26187234

Carreras H, Zanobetti A, Koutrakis P. Effect of daily temperature range on respiratory health in Argentina and its modification by impaired socio-economic conditions and PM10 exposures. Environ Pollut. 2015 Jul 9;206:175-182. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.06.037. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26164202

Kioumourtzoglou MA1, Schwartz J, James P, Dominici F, Zanobetti A. PM2.5 and mortality in 207 US cities: Modification by temperature and city characteristics. Epidemiology. 2016 Mar;27(2):221-7. [Epub ahead of print]

Gronlund CJ, Zanobetti A, Wellenius GA, Schwartz JD, O’Neill MS. Vulnerability to Renal, Heat and Respiratory Hospitalizations During Extreme Heat Among U.S. Elderly. Clim Change. 2016 Jun;136(3):631-645.

Lee M, Shi L, Zanobetti A, Schwartz JD. Study on the association between ambient temperature and mortality using spatially resolved exposure data. Environ Res. 2016 Nov;151:610-617

Fleisch AF, Luttmann-Gibson H, Perng W, Rifas-Shiman SL, Coull BA, Kloog I, Koutrakis P, Schwartz JD, Zanobetti A, Mantzoros CS, Gillman MW, Gold DR, Oken E. Prenatal and early life exposure to traffic pollution and cardiometabolic health in childhood. Pediatr Obes. 2016 Feb 4.

Mehta AJ, Zanobetti A, Bind MC, Kloog I, Koutrakis P, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Schwartz JD. Long-Term Exposure to Ambient Fine Particulate Matter and Renal Function in Older Men: The VA Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Mar 8.

Zanobetti A, Coull BA, Kloog I, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Gold DR, Schwartz J. Fine-scale spatial and temporal variation in temperature and arrhythmia episodes in the VA Normative Aging Study. J Air Waste Manag Assoc. 2017 Jan;67(1):96-104. doi: 10.1080/10962247.2016.1252808.

Jhun I, Mata DA, Nordio F, Lee M, Schwartz J, Zanobetti A. Ambient Temperature and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in the United States. Epidemiology. 2017 Sep;28(5):728-734. PMID:28661937

Di Q, Wang Y, Zanobetti A, Wang Y, Koutrakis P, Choirat C, Dominici F, Schwartz JD. Air Pollution and Mortality in the Medicare Population. N Engl J Med. 2017 Jun 29;376(26):2513-2522. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1702747

Armstrong B, Bell ML, de Sousa Zanotti Stagliorio Coelho M, Leon Guo YL, Guo Y, Goodman P, Hashizume M, Honda Y, Kim H, Lavigne E, Michelozzi P, Hilario Nascimento Saldiva P, Schwartz J, Scortichini M, Sera F, Tobias A, Tong S, Wu CF, Zanobetti A, Zeka A, Gasparrini A. Longer-Term Impact of High and Low Temperature on Mortality: An International Study to Clarify Length of Mortality Displacement. Environ Health Perspect. 2017 Oct 27;125(10):107009

Rosofsky A, Levy JI, Zanobetti A, Janulewicz P, Fabian MP. Temporal trends in air pollution exposure inequality in Massachusetts. Environ Res. 2017 Nov 1;161:76-86.

Vicedo-Cabrera AM, Sera F, Guo Y, Chung Y, Arbuthnott K, Tong S, Tobias A, Lavigne E, de Sousa Zanotti Stagliorio Coelho M, Hilario Nascimento Saldiva P, Goodman PG, Zeka A, Hashizume M, Honda Y, Kim H, Ragettli MS, Röösli M, Zanobetti A, Schwartz J, Armstrong B, Gasparrini A. A multi-country analysis on potential adaptive mechanisms to cold and heat in a changing climate. Environ Int. 2017 Dec 18;111:239-246.

Rosofsky A, Levy JI, Breen MS, Zanobetti A, Fabian MP. The impact of air exchange rate on ambient air pollution exposure and inequalities across all residential parcels in Massachusetts. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2018 Sep 21.  doi: 10.1038/s41370-018-0068-3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30242266.

Cedeño Laurent JG, Williams A, Oulhote Y, Zanobetti A, Allen JG, Spengler JD. Reduced cognitive function during a heat wave among residents of non-air- conditioned buildings: An observational study of young adults in the summer of 2016. PLoS Med. 2018 Jul 10;15(7): e1002605. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002605. eCollection 2018 Jul. PubMed PMID: 29990359; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6039003.

Sara Conti, Sergio Harari, Antonella Caminati, Antonella Zanobetti, Joel D. Schwartz, Pietro A. Bertazzi, Giancarlo Cesana, Fabiana Madotto. The association between air pollution and the incidence of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in Northern Italy. European Respiratory Journal 2018 51: 1700397; DOI: 10.1183/13993003.00397-2017

Liu C, Chen R, Sera F, Vicedo-Cabrera AM, Guo Y, Tong S, Coelho MSZS, Saldiva PHN, Lavigne E, Matus P, Valdes Ortega N, Osorio Garcia S, Pascal M, Stafoggia M, Scortichini M, Hashizume M, Honda Y, Hurtado-Díaz M, Cruz J, Nunes B, Teixeira JP, Kim H, Tobias A, Íñiguez C, Forsberg B, Åström C, Ragettli MS, Guo YL, Chen BY, Bell ML, Wright CY, Scovronick N, Garland RM, Milojevic A, Kyselý J, Urban A, Orru H, Indermitte E, Jaakkola JJK, Ryti NRI, Katsouyanni K, Analitis A, Zanobetti A, Schwartz J, Chen J, Wu T, Cohen A, Gasparrini A, Kan H. Ambient Particulate Air Pollution and Daily Mortality in 652 Cities. N Engl J Med. 2019 Aug 22;381(8):705-715. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1817364.

Di Q, Dai L, Wang Y, Zanobetti A, Choirat C, Schwartz JD, Dominici F. Association of Short-term Exposure to Air Pollution With Mortality in Older Adults. JAMA. 2017 Dec 26;318(24):2446-2456.

Yitshak Sade M., Bobb J.,Schwartz JD, Zanobetti A. The association between short and long-term exposure to PM2.5 and temperature and hospital admissions in New England and the synergistic effect of the short-term exposures. The Science of the total environment. Volume 639, 15 October 2018, Pages 868-875.

Gold DR, Zanobetti A. Do Maternal Air Pollution Exposures Have Long-Lasting Influences on Child Blood Pressure? Hypertension. 2018 Jul;72(1):56-58. Doi: 10.1161/ HYPERTENSIONAHA.118.11187. Epub 2018 May 14

Lee M, Schwartz J, Wang Y, Dominici F, Zanobetti A. Long-term effect of fine particulate matter on hospitalization with dementia. Environ Pollut. 2019 Jul 19;254(Pt A):112926

Yitshak-Sade M, James P, Kloog I, Hart JE, Schwartz JD, Laden F, Lane KJ, Fabian MP, Fong KC, Zanobetti A. Neighborhood Greenness Attenuates the Adverse Effect of PM2.5 on Cardiovascular Mortality in Neighborhoods of Lower Socioeconomic Status. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Mar 6;16(5).

Papadogeorgou G, Kioumourtzoglou MA, Braun D, Zanobetti A. Low Levels of Air Pollution and Health: Effect Estimates, Methodological Challenges, and Future Directions. Curr Environ Health Rep. 2019 Sep;6(3):105-115.

Rhee J, Fabian MP, Ettinger de Cuba S, Coleman S, Sandel M, Lane KJ, Yitshak Sade M, Hart JE, Schwartz J, Kloog I, Laden F, Levy JI, Zanobetti A. Effects of Maternal Homelessness, Supplemental Nutrition Programs, and Prenatal PM2.5 on Birthweight.  Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Oct 28;16(21). PMID: 31661898