David Rich, Sc.D., M.P.H.

David Rich, Sc.D., M.P.H.

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Public Health Sciences
265 Crittenden Blvd.
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 276-4119
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Journal Articles

Showing all 54 journal articles available.

2014 Jun
Gandhi SK, Rich DQ, Ohman-Strickland PA, Kipen HM, Gow A. "Plasma nitrite is an indicator of acute changes in ambient air pollutant concentrations." Inhalation toxicology. 2014 Jun; 26(7):426-34.
2014 May 6
Gong J, Zhu T, Kipen H, Wang G, Hu M, Guo Q, Ohman-Strickland P, Lu SE, Wang Y, Zhu P, Rich DQ, Huang W, Zhang J. "Comparisons of ultrafine and fine particles in their associations with biomarkers reflecting physiological pathways." Environmental science & technology. 2014 May 6; 48(9):5264-73. Epub 2014 Apr 11.
2014 Mar
Weinberger B, Vetrano AM, Archer FE, Marcella SW, Buckley B, Wartenberg D, Robson MG, Klim J, Azhar S, Cavin S, Wang L, Rich DQ. "Effects of maternal exposure to phthalates and bisphenol A during pregnancy on gestational age." The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians. 2014 Mar; 27(4):323-7. Epub 2013 Jul 18.
2014 Feb
Evans KA, Halterman JS, Hopke PK, Fagnano M, Rich DQ. "Increased ultrafine particles and carbon monoxide concentrations are associated with asthma exacerbation among urban children." Environmental research. 2014 Feb; 129:11-9. Epub 2014 Jan 11.
2014 Jan 2
Gardner B, Ling F, Hopke PK, Frampton MW, Utell MJ, Zareba W, Cameron SJ, Chalupa D, Kane C, Kulandhaisamy S, Topf MC, Rich DQ. "Ambient fine particulate air pollution triggers ST-elevation myocardial infarction, but not non-ST elevation myocardial infarction: a case-crossover study." Particle and fibre toxicology. 2014 Jan 2; 11:1. Epub 2014 Jan 02.
2013 Aug 20
Rich DQ, Özkaynak H, Crooks J, Baxter L, Burke J, Ohman-Strickland P, Thevenet-Morrison K, Kipen HM, Zhang J, Kostis JB, Lunden M, Hodas N, Turpin BJ. "The triggering of myocardial infarction by fine particles is enhanced when particles are enriched in secondary species." Environmental science & technology. 2013 Aug 20; 47(16):9414-23. Epub 2013 Jul 30.
2013 Jul
Faiz AS, Rhoads GG, Demissie K, Lin Y, Kruse L, Rich DQ. "Does ambient air pollution trigger stillbirth?" Epidemiology. 2013 Jul; 24(4):538-44.
2013 Jul
Dockery DW, Rich DQ, Goodman PG, Clancy L, Ohman-Strickland P, George P, Kotlov T, . "Effect of air pollution control on mortality and hospital admissions in Ireland." Research report (Health Effects Institute). 2013 Jul; (176):3-109.
2013 Mar
Dadvand P, Parker J, Bell ML, Bonzini M, Brauer M, Darrow LA, Gehring U, Glinianaia SV, Gouveia N, Ha EH, Leem JH, van den Hooven EH, Jalaludin B, Jesdale BM, Lepeule J, Morello-Frosch R, Morgan GG, Pesatori AC, Pierik FH, Pless-Mulloli T, Rich DQ, Sathyanarayana S, Seo J, Slama R, Strickland M, Tamburic L, Wartenberg D, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Woodruff TJ. "Maternal exposure to particulate air pollution and term birth weight: a multi-country evaluation of effect and heterogeneity." Environmental health perspectives. 2013 Mar; 121(3):267-373. Epub 2013 Feb 06.
2013 Feb
Zhang J, Zhu T, Kipen H, Wang G, Huang W, Rich D, Zhu P, Wang Y, Lu SE, Ohman-Strickland P, Diehl S, Hu M, Tong J, Gong J, Thomas D, . "Cardiorespiratory biomarker responses in healthy young adults to drastic air quality changes surrounding the 2008 Beijing Olympics." Research report (Health Effects Institute). 2013 Feb; (174):5-174.
Baxter LK, Burke J, Lunden M, Turpin BJ, Rich DQ, Thevenet-Morrison K, Hodas N, Ozkaynak H. "Influence of human activity patterns, particle composition, and residential air exchange rates on modeled distributions of PM2.5 exposure compared with central-site monitoring data." Journal of exposure science & environmental epidemiology. 2013 23(3):241-7. Epub 2013 Jan 16.
Gong J, Zhu T, Kipen H, Wang G, Hu M, Ohman-Strickland P, Lu SE, Zhang L, Wang Y, Zhu P, Rich DQ, Diehl SR, Huang W, Zhang JJ. "Malondialdehyde in exhaled breath condensate and urine as a biomarker of air pollution induced oxidative stress." Journal of exposure science & environmental epidemiology. 2013 23(3):322-7. Epub 2013 Jan 16.
Baxter LK, Dionisio KL, Burke J, Ebelt Sarnat S, Sarnat JA, Hodas N, Rich DQ, Turpin BJ, Jones RR, Mannshardt E, Kumar N, Beevers SD, Özkaynak H. "Exposure prediction approaches used in air pollution epidemiology studies: key findings and future recommendations." Journal of exposure science & environmental epidemiology. 2013 23(6):654-9. Epub 2013 Oct 02.
2012 Dec 1
Huang W, Wang G, Lu SE, Kipen H, Wang Y, Hu M, Lin W, Rich D, Ohman-Strickland P, Diehl SR, Zhu P, Tong J, Gong J, Zhu T, Zhang J. "Inflammatory and oxidative stress responses of healthy young adults to changes in air quality during the Beijing Olympics." American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2012 Dec 1; 186(11):1150-9. Epub 2012 Aug 30.
2012 Sep
Hodas N, Meng Q, Lunden MM, Rich DQ, Ozkaynak H, Baxter LK, Zhang Q, Turpin BJ. "Variability in the fraction of ambient fine particulate matter found indoors and observed heterogeneity in health effect estimates." Journal of exposure science & environmental epidemiology. 2012 Sep; 22(5):448-54. Epub 2012 May 23.
2012 Aug 15
Faiz AS, Rhoads GG, Demissie K, Kruse L, Lin Y, Rich DQ. "Ambient air pollution and the risk of stillbirth." American journal of epidemiology. 2012 Aug 15; 176(4):308-16. Epub 2012 Jul 18.
2012 Aug
Rich DQ, Zareba W, Beckett W, Hopke PK, Oakes D, Frampton MW, Bisognano J, Chalupa D, Bausch J, O'Shea K, Wang Y, Utell MJ. "Are ambient ultrafine, accumulation mode, and fine particles associated with adverse cardiac responses in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation?" Environmental health perspectives. 2012 Aug; 120(8):1162-9. Epub 2012 Apr 27.
2012 Jun
Faiz AS, Demissie K, Rich DQ, Kruse L, Rhoads GG. "Trends and risk factors of stillbirth in New Jersey 1997-2005." The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians. 2012 Jun; 25(6):699-705. Epub 2012 Feb 18.
2012 May 16
Rich DQ, Kipen HM, Huang W, Wang G, Wang Y, Zhu P, Ohman-Strickland P, Hu M, Philipp C, Diehl SR, Lu SE, Tong J, Gong J, Thomas D, Zhu T, Zhang JJ. "Association between changes in air pollution levels during the Beijing Olympics and biomarkers of inflammation and thrombosis in healthy young adults." JAMA. 2012 May 16; 307(19):2068-78.
2011 Jul
Parker JD, Rich DQ, Glinianaia SV, Leem JH, Wartenberg D, Bell ML, Bonzini M, Brauer M, Darrow L, Gehring U, Gouveia N, Grillo P, Ha E, van den Hooven EH, Jalaludin B, Jesdale BM, Lepeule J, Morello-Frosch R, Morgan GG, Slama R, Pierik FH, Pesatori AC, Sathyanarayana S, Seo J, Strickland M, Tamburic L, Woodruff TJ. "The International Collaboration on Air Pollution and Pregnancy Outcomes: initial results." Environmental health perspectives. 2011 Jul; 119(7):1023-8. Epub 2011 Feb 09.
2011 May
Kipen HM, Gandhi S, Rich DQ, Ohman-Strickland P, Laumbach R, Fan ZH, Chen L, Laskin DL, Zhang J, Madura K. "Acute decreases in proteasome pathway activity after inhalation of fresh diesel exhaust or secondary organic aerosol." Environmental health perspectives. 2011 May; 119(5):658-63. Epub 2010 Dec 15.
2011 Jan
Katz MA, Delnevo CD, Gundersen DA, Rich DQ. "Methodologic artifacts in adult sun-protection trends." American journal of preventive medicine. 2011 Jan; 40(1):72-5.
*Katz M; Delnevo C; Gundersen D; Rich DQ. "Examining methodological artifacts in adult sun protection habit trends". American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2011. 2011; 40(1): 72-75.
2010 Sep
Rich DQ, Kipen HM, Zhang J, Kamat L, Wilson AC, Kostis JB. "Triggering of transmural infarctions, but not nontransmural infarctions, by ambient fine particles." Environmental health perspectives. 2010 Sep; 118(9):1229-34. Epub 2010 Apr 30.
2010 Aug
Kipen H, Rich D, Huang W, Zhu T, Wang G, Hu M, Lu SE, Ohman-Strickland P, Zhu P, Wang Y, Zhang JJ. "Measurement of inflammation and oxidative stress following drastic changes in air pollution during the Beijing Olympics: a panel study approach." Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 2010 Aug; 1203:160-7.
2010 Mar
Laumbach RJ, Rich DQ, Gandhi S, Amorosa L, Schneider S, Zhang J, Ohman-Strickland P, Gong J, Lelyanov O, Kipen HM. "Acute changes in heart rate variability in subjects with diabetes following a highway traffic exposure." Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 2010 Mar; 52(3):324-31.
2009 Oct 1
Blount BC, Rich DQ, Valentin-Blasini L, Lashley S, Ananth CV, Murphy E, Smulian JC, Spain BJ, Barr DB, Ledoux T, Hore P, Robson M. "Perinatal exposure to perchlorate. thiocyanate, and nitrate in New Jersey mothers and newborns." Environmental science & technology. 2009 Oct 1; 43(19):7543-9.
2009 Jun
Rich DQ, Demissie K, Lu SE, Kamat L, Wartenberg D, Rhoads GG. "Ambient air pollutant concentrations during pregnancy and the risk of fetal growth restriction." Journal of epidemiology and community health. 2009 Jun; 63(6):488-96. Epub 2009 Apr 08.
Goodman PG, Rich DQ, Zeka A, Clancy L, Dockery DW. "Effect of sequential air pollution controls on black smoke and sulphur dioxide concentrations across Ireland." Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 2009; : 207-213.
2008 Sep
Rich DQ, Freudenberger RS, Ohman-Strickland P, Cho Y, Kipen HM. "Right heart pressure increases after acute increases in ambient particulate concentration." Environmental health perspectives. 2008 Sep; 116(9):1167-71.
2007 Aug
Rich DQ, Gaziano JM, Kurth T. "Geographic patterns in overall and specific cardiovascular disease incidence in apparently healthy men in the United States." Stroke. 2007 Aug; 38(8):2221-7. Epub 2007 Jun 28.
2006 Sep
Rich DQ, Kim MH, Turner JR, Mittleman MA, Schwartz J, Catalano PJ, Dockery DW. "Association of ventricular arrhythmias detected by implantable cardioverter defibrillator and ambient air pollutants in the St Louis, Missouri metropolitan area." Occupational and environmental medicine. 2006 Sep; 63(9):591-6. Epub 2006 May 12.
2006 Jan
Rich DQ, Mittleman MA, Link MS, Schwartz J, Luttmann-Gibson H, Catalano PJ, Speizer FE, Gold DR, Dockery DW. "Increased risk of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation episodes associated with acute increases in ambient air pollution." Environmental health perspectives. 2006 Jan; 114(1):120-3.
2005 Jun
Dockery DW, Luttmann-Gibson H, Rich DQ, Link MS, Mittleman MA, Gold DR, Koutrakis P, Schwartz JD, Verrier RL. "Association of air pollution with increased incidence of ventricular tachyarrhythmias recorded by implanted cardioverter defibrillators." Environmental health perspectives. 2005 Jun; 113(6):670-4.
2005 Jun
Dockery DW, Luttmann-Gibson H, Rich DQ, Link MS, Schwartz JD, Gold DR, Koutrakis P, Verrier RL, Mittleman MA. "Particulate air pollution and nonfatal cardiac events. Part II. Association of air pollution with confirmed arrhythmias recorded by implanted defibrillators." Research report (Health Effects Institute). 2005 Jun; (124):83-126; discussion 127-48.
Rich DQ, Schwartz J, Mittleman MA, Luttmann-Gibson H, Link M, Catalano PJ, Speizer FS, Dockery DW. "Association of ambient air pollution and ICD-detected ventricular arrhythmias in Boston, MA". American Journal of Epidemiology. 2005; 161(12): 1123-1132.
Campbell C, Schwarz DF; Rich DQ; Dockery DW. "Effect of an 18 month follow-up professional cleaning on serial dust and blood lead levels of urban children. Archives of Environmental Health 2005; 58(12):771-780." Archives of Environmental Health. 2005; 58(12): 771-780.
Dockery DW; Luttmann-Gibson H; Rich DQ; Link MS; Mittleman MA; Gold DR; Koutrakis P; Schwartz JD; Verrier RL. "Association of particulate air pollution with arrhythmias recorded by implantable cardioverter defibrillators." Environmental Health Perspectives 2005. 2005; 113: 670-674.
2004 Mar 23
Whang W, Mittleman MA, Rich DQ, Wang PJ, Ruskin JN, Tofler GH, Muller JE, Albert CM, . "Heart failure and the risk of shocks in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators: results from the Triggers Of Ventricular Arrhythmias (TOVA) study." Circulation. 2004 Mar 23; 109(11):1386-91. Epub 2004 Mar 01.
2003 Dec
Campbell C, Schwarz DF, Rich D, Dockery DW. "Effect of a follow-up professional home cleaning on serial dust and blood lead levels of urban children." Archives of environmental health. 2003 Dec; 58(12):771-80.
Bai Z, Yiin LM, Rich DQ, Adgate JL, Ashley PJ, Lioy PJ, Rhoads GG, Zhang J. "Field evaluation and comparison of five methods of sampling lead dust on carpets." AIHA journal : a journal for the science of occupational and environmental health and safety. 2003 64(4):528-32.
2002 Dec
Yiin LM, Rhoads GG, Rich DQ, Zhang J, Bai Z, Adgate JL, Ashley PJ, Lioy PJ. "Comparison of techniques to reduce residential lead dust on carpet and upholstery: the new jersey assessment of cleaning techniques trial." Environmental health perspectives. 2002 Dec; 110(12):1233-7.
2002 Sep
Rich DQ, Rhoads GG, Yiin LM, Zhang J, Bai Z, Adgate JL, Ashley PJ, Lioy PJ. "Comparison of home lead dust reduction techniques on hard surfaces: the New Jersey assessment of cleaning techniques trial." Environmental health perspectives. 2002 Sep; 110(9):889-93.
Rich DQ, Rhoads GG, Wartenberg D, Sweatlock J. "A retrospective follow-up study of the effects of home lead abatements on childhood blood lead levels." Journal of Environmental Health. 2001; 63(10): 9-15.
Rich DQ, Yiin LM, Rhoads GG, Glueck DH, Weisel C, Lioy PJ. "A field comparison of two methods for sampling lead in household dust." Journal of exposure analysis and environmental epidemiology. 1999 9(2):106-12.
1998 Jun
Jobanputra NK, Jones R, Buckler G, Cody RP, Gochfeld M, Matte TM, Rich DQ, Rhoads GG. "Accuracy and reproducibility of blood lead testing in commercial laboratories." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 1998 Jun; 152(6):548-53.
Hodas N, Turpin B, Lunden M, Baxter L, Özkaynak H, Burke J, Ohman-Strickland P, Thevenet-Morrison K, Rich DQ. "Refined ambient PM2.5 exposure surrogates and the risk of myocardial infarction." Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. .
Wasserman EB, Zareba W, Utell MJ, Oakes D, Hopke PK, Frampton M, Chalupa D, Beckett W, Rich DQ. "Acute changes in ambient temperature are associated with adverse changes in cardiac rhythm". Air Quality, Atmosphere, & Health. .
Roy A, Gong J, Eckel S, Zhang J, Kipen HM, Rich DQ, Zhu T, Huang W, Hu, M, Wang G, Wang Y, Zhu P, Lu S, Ohman-Strickland P, Diehl S, Thomas D. "The effects of ambient air pollution on mechanistic pathways: The cardiopulmonary effects of ambient air pollution and mechanistic pathways: A comparative hierarchical pathway analysis." Submitted to: Environmental Health Perspectives. .
Pereira G; Evans KA; Rich DQ; Bracken M; Bell ML. "Fine particulate matter and risk of preterm birth and pre-labour rupture of membranes in Rochester, New York 2004-2012: A longitudinal study." In press: Epidemiology. .
Rich DQ; Liu KB; Zhang Ji; Thurston SW; Stevens T; Pan Y; Kane C; Weinberger B; Ohman-Strickland P; Woodruff T; Duan X; Zhang Ju. "Differences in birth weight associated with the 2008 Beijing Olympic air pollution reduction: results from a natural experiment." In press: Environmental Health Perspectives.
*Evans KA; Rich DQ; Weinberger B; Vetrano AM; Valentin-Blasini L; Ohman-Strickland P; Blount BC. "Association of prenatal perchlorate, thiocyanate, nitrate and iodide exposure with neonatal size and gestational age." . In press: Reproductive Toxicology.
*Assibey-Mensah V; Liu KB; Thurston SW; Stevens T; Zhang Ji; Kane C; Ying P; Zhang Ju; Rich DQ. "Impact of the 2008 Beijing Olympics on the risk of pregnancy complications." . In press: Archives of Environmental & Occupational Health.
Rich DQ, Peters A, Schneider A, Zareba W, Breitner S, Oakes D, Wiltshire J, Kane C, Bausch J, Frampton M, Hopke PK, Hampel R, Utell MJ. "Ambient and controlled particle exposures as triggers for acute ECG-changes." In Press: Health Effects Institute Research Report. .


Rich DQ, Samet JM, Utell MJ. "Indoor and outdoor pollution". Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders. Grippi MA, Elias JA, Fishman JA, Pack AI, Senior RM, Kotloff R. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2014.