Michelle L. Bell

Mary E. Pinchot Professor of Environmental Health

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2017

  • Journal Article
    Chen, G., S. Li, Y. Zhang, W. Zhang, D. Li, X. Wei, Y. He, M. L. Bell, G. Williams, G. B. Marks, B. Jalaludin, M. J. Abramson, and Y. Guo. “Effects of ambient PM1 air pollution on daily emergency hospital visits in China: an epidemiological study.” Lancet Planetary Health 1.6 (2017): e221-e229. DOI: 10.1016/S2542-5196(17)30100-6
  • Journal Article
    Gurung, A., J-Y. Son, and M. L. Bell. “Particulate Matter and Risk of Hospital Admission in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal: A Case-Crossover Study.” American Journal of Epidemiology 186.5 (2017): 573-580. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwx135
  • Journal Article
    Liu, J. C., A. Wilson, L. J. Mickley, K. Ebisu, M. P. Sulprizio, Y. Wang, R. D. Peng, X. Yue, F. Dominici, and M. L. Bell. “Who Among the Elderly Is Most Vulnerable to Exposure to and Health Risks of Fine Particulate Matter From Wildfire Smoke?.” American Journal of Epidemiology 186.6 (2017): 730-735. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwx141
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., J.-T. Lee, and M. L. Bell. “Is ambient temperature associated with risk of infant mortality? A multi-city study in Korea.” Environmental Research 158 (2017): 748-752. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.07.034
  • Journal Article
    Gurung, A., J. K. Levy, and M. L. Bell. “Modeling the intraurban variation in nitrogen dioxide in urban areas in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal.” Environmental Research 155 (2017): 42-48. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.01.038
  • Journal Article
    Chung, Y., H. Noh, Y. Honda, M. Hashizume, M. L. Bell, Y-L. L. Guo, and H. Kim. “Temporal changes in mortality related to extreme temperatures for 15 cities in Northeast Asia: adaptation to heat and maladaptation to cold.” American Journal of Epidemiology 185.10 (2017): 907-913. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kww199
  • Journal Article
    Nori-Sarma, A., A. Gurung, G. Shah Azhar, A. Rajiva, D. Mavalankar, P. Sheffield, and M. L. Bell. “Opportunities and Challenges in Public Health Data Collection in Southern Asia: Examples from Western India and Kathmandu Valley, Nepal.” Sustainability 9.7 (2017): 1106. DOI: 10.3390/su9071106
  • Journal Article
    Liu, J. C., A. Wilson, L. J. Mickley, F. Dominici, K. Ebisu, Y. Wang, M. P. Sulprizio, R. D. Peng, X. Yue, J-Y. Son, G. B. Anderson, and M. L. Bell. “Wildfire-specific Fine Particulate Matter and Risk of Hospital Admissions in Urban and Rural Countries.” Epidemiology 28.1 (2017): 77-85. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000556
  • Journal Article
    Jacobs, M., G. Zhang, S. Chen, B. Mullins, M. Bell, L. Jin, Y. Guo, R. Huxley, and G. Pereira. “The association between ambient air pollution and selected adverse pregnancy outcomes in China: A systematic review.” Science of the Total Environment 579 (2017): 1179-1192. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.11.100
  • Journal Article
    Lane, K. J., E. C. Stokes, K. C. Seto, S. Thanikachalam, M. Thanikachalam, and M. L. Bell. “Associations between Greenness, Impervious Surface Area, and Nighttime Lights on Biomarkers of Vascular Aging in Chennai, India.” Environmental Health Perspectives 125.8 (2017): 087003. DOI: 10.1289/EHP541
  • Journal Article
    Guo, Y., A. Gasparrini, B. G. Armstrong, B. Tawatsupa, A. Tobias, E. Lavigne, M. S. Z. S. Coelho, X. Pan, H. Kim, M. Hashizume, Y. Honda, Y-L. Guo, C-F. Wu, A. Zanobetti, J. D. Schwartz, M. L. Bell, M. Scortichini, P. Michelozzi, K. Punnasiri, S. Li, L. Tian, S. D. O. Garcia, X. Seposo, A. Overcenco, A. Zeka, P. Goodman, T. N. Dang, D. V. Dung, F. Mayvaneh, P. H. N. Saldiva, G. Williams, and S. Tong. “Heat Wave and Mortality: A Multicountry, Multicommunity Study.” Environmental Health Perspectives 125.8 (2017): 087006. DOI: 10.1289/EHP1026
  • Journal Article
    Choi, G., M. L. Bell, and J-T. Lee. “A study on modeling nitrogen dioxide concentrations using land-use regression and conventionally used exposure assessment methods.” Environmental Research Letters 12.4 (2017): 044003. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa6057
  • Journal Article
    Bravo, M. A., K. Ebisu, F. Dominici, Y. Wang, R. D. Peng, and M. L. Bell. “Airborne Fine Particles and Risk of Hospital Admissions for Understudied Populations: Effects by Urbanicity and Short-Term Cumulative Exposures in 708 U.S. Counties.” Environmental Health Perspectives 125.4 (2017): 594-601. DOI: 10.1289/EHP257
  • Journal Article
    Berman, J. D., K. Ebisu, R. D. Peng, F. Dominici, and M. L. Bell. “Drought and the risk of hospital admissions and mortality in older adults in western USA from 2000 to 2013: a retrospective study.” The Lancet Planetary Health 1.1 (2017): e17-e25. Link
  • Book Chapter
    Gurung, A., A. Panday, and M. L. Bell. “Air Pollution and its Health Impact in the Increasingly Urbanizing Kathmandu Valley of Nepal.” Reflections on the Built Environment and Associated Practices, Volume 2: Issues in Urban Development of the Kathmandu Valley. Kathmandu, Nepal: Tribhuvan University Press, 2017.
  • 2016

  • Journal Article
    Ebisu, K., J. D. Berman, and M. L. Bell. “Exposure to coarse particulate matter during gestation and birth weight in the U.S.” Environment International 94 (2016): 519-524. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.06.011
  • Journal Article
    Global Burden of Disease 2015 Risk Factors Collaborators (including M. L. Bell). “Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 79 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.” The Lancet 388.10053 (2016): 1659-1724. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31679-8
  • Journal Article
    Global Burden of Disease 2015 Child Mortality Collaborators (including M. L. Bell). “Global, regional, national, and selected subnational levels of stillbirths, neonatal, infant, and under-5 mortality, 1980-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.” The Lancet 388.10053 (2016): 1725-1774. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31575-6
  • Journal Article
    Global Burden of Disease 2015 Sustainable Development Goals Collaborators (including M. L. Bell). “Measuring the health-related Sustainable Development Goals in 188 countries: a baseline analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.” The Lancet 388.10053 (2016): 1813-1850. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31467-2
  • Journal Article
    Liu, J. C., L. J. Mickley, M. P. Sulprizio, F. Dominici, X. Yue, K. Ebisu, G. B. Anderson, R. F. A. Khan, M. A. Bravo, and M. L. Bell. “Particulate air pollution from wildfires in the Western US under climate change.” Climatic Change 138.3 (2016): 655-666. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-016-1762-6
  • Journal Article
    Guo, Y., A. Gasparrini, B. G. Armstrong, B. Tawatsupa, A. Tobias, E. Lavigne, M. de Sousa Zanotti Stagliorio Coelho, X. Pan, H. Kim, M. Hashizume, Y. Honda, Y. L. Guo, C.-F. Wu, A. Zanobetti, J. D. Schwartz, M. L. Bell, A. Overcenco, K. Punnasiri, S. Li, L. Tian, P. Saldiva, G. Williams, and S. Tong. “Temperature Variability and Mortality: A Multi-Country Study.” Environmental Health Perspectives 124.10 (2016): 1554-1559. DOI: 10.1289/EHP149
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., K. J. Lane, J-T. Lee, and M. L. Bell. “Urban vegetation and heat-related mortality in Seoul, Korea.” Environmental Research 151 (2016): 728-733. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.09.001
  • Journal Article
    Pereira, G., M. B. Bracken, and M. L Bell. “Particulate air pollution, fetal growth, and gestational length: the influence of residential mobility in pregnancy.” Environmental Research 147 (2016): 269-274. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.02.001
  • Journal Article
    West J. J., A. Cohen, F. Dentener, B. Brunekreef, T. Zhu, B. Armstrong, M. L. Bell, M. Brauer, G. Carmichael, D. L. Costa, D. W. Dockery, M. Kleeman, M. Krzyzanowski, N. Künzli, C. Liousse, S-C. C. Lung, R. V. Martin, U. Pöschl, C. A. Pope III, J. M. Roberts, A. G. Russell, and C. Wiedinmyer. “What we breathe impacts our health: improving understanding of the link between air pollution and health.” Environmental Science & Technology 50.10 (2016): 4895-4904. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b03827
  • Journal Article
    Bravo M. A., J-Y. Son, C. Freitas, N. Gouveia, and M. L. Bell. “Air pollution and mortality in São Paulo, Brazil: Effects of multiple pollutants and analysis of susceptible populations.” Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology 26.2 (2016): 150-161. DOI: 10.1038/jes.2014.90
  • Journal Article
    Bravo, M. A., R. Anthopolos, M. L. Bell, and M. L. Miranda. “Racial isolation and exposure to airborne particulate matter and ozone in understudied US populations: Environmental justice applications of downscaled numerical model output.” Environmental International 92-93 (2016): 247-255. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.04.008
  • Journal Article
    Ebisu, K., T. R. Holford, and M. L. Bell. “Association between greenness, urbanicity, and birth weight.” Science of the Total Environment 542.Part A (2016): 750-756. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.10.111
  • Journal Article
    Pereira, G., K. A. Evans, D. Q. Rich, M. B. Bracken, and M. L. Bell. “Fine Particulates, Preterm Birth, and Membrane Rupture in Rochester, NY.” Epidemiology 27.1 (2016): 66-73. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000366
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., N. Gouveia, M. A. Bravo, C. U. de Freitas, and M. L. Bell. “The impact of temperature on mortality in a subtropical city: effects of cold, heat, and heat waves in São Paulo, Brazil.” International Journal of Biometeorology 60.1 (2016): 113-121. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-015-1009-7
  • Book Chapter
    Bell, M. L. and J. M. Samet. “Air Pollution.” Environmental Health: From Local to Global. 3rd Edition, Ed. H. Frumpkin. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass/Wiley, 2016. 319-344. Link
  • Journal Article
    Liu, J. C., L. J. Mickley, M. P. Sulprizio, X. Yue, R. D. Peng, F. Dominici, and M. L. Bell. “Future respiratory hospital admissions from wildfire smoke under climate change in the Western US.” Environmental Research Letters 11.12 (2016): 124018. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/12/124018
  • 2015

  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., H. Kim, and M. L. Bell. “Does urban land-use increase risk of asthma symptoms?.” Environmental Research 142 (2015): 309-318. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2015.06.042
  • Journal Article
    Lim, Y.-H., M. L. Bell, H. Kan, Y. Honda, Y.-L. L. Guo, and H. Kim. “Economic status and temperature-related mortality in Asia.” International Journal of Biometeorology 59.10 (2015): 1405-1412. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-014-0950-1
  • Journal Article
    Powell, H., J. R. Krall, Y. Wang, M. L. Bell, and R. D. Peng. “Ambient Coarse Particulate Matter and Hospital Admissions in the Medicare Cohort Air Pollution Study, 1999-2010.” Environmental Health Perspectives 123.11 (2015): 1152-1158. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1408720
  • Journal Article
    Chung, Y., F. Dominici, Y. Wang, B. A. Coull, and M. L. Bell. “Associations between Long-Term Exposure to Chemical Constituents of Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5) and Mortality in Medicare Enrollees in the Eastern United States.” Environmental Health Perspectives 123.5 (2015): 467-474. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1307549
  • Journal Article
    Zhao, N., J. Qiu, YQ. Zhang, XC. He, M. Zhou, M. Li, XY. Xu, HM. Cui, L. Lv, XJ. Lin, C. Zhang, HH. Zhang, RF. Xu, DL. Zhu, R. Lin, TT. Yao, J. Su, Y. Dang, XD. Han, HR. Zhang, HY. Bai, Y. Chen, ZF. Tang, WD. Wang, YY. Wang, XH. Liu, B. Ma, SF. Liu, WT. Qiu, H. Huang, JX. Liang, Q. Chen, M. Jiang, SG. Ma, L. Jin, T. Holford, B. Leaderer, M. L. Bell, Q. Liu, and YW. Zhang. “Ambient air pollutant PM10 and risk of preterm birth in Lanzhou, China.” Environment International 76 (2015): 71-77. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2014.12.009
  • Journal Article
    Chung, Y., Y-H. Lim, Y. Honda, Y.-L. L. Guo, M. Hashizume, M. L. Bell, B-Y. Chen, and H. Kim. “Mortality related to extreme temperature for 15 cities in northeast Asia.” Epidemiology 26.2 (2015): 255-262. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000229
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., J.-Y. Son, R. D. Peng, Y. Wang, and F. Dominici. “Ambient PM2.5 and Risk of Hospital Admissions: Do Risks Differ for Men and Women?.” Epidemiology 26.4 (2015): 575-579. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000310
  • Journal Article
    Jin, L., J. Qiu, YQ. Zhang, WT. Qiu, XC. He, YX. Wang, QM. Sun, M. Li, N. Zhao, HM. Cui, SF. Liu, ZF. Tang, Y. Chen, L. Yue, ZQ. Da, XY. Xu, H. Huang, Q. Liu, M. L. Bell, and YW. Zhang. “Ambient air pollution and congenital heart defects in Lanzhou, China.” Environmental Research Letters 10.7 (2015): 007045. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/10/7/074005
  • Journal Article
    Gasparrini, A., Y. Guo, M. Hashizume, E. Lavigne, A. Zanobetti, J. Schwartz, A. Tobias, S. Tong, J. Rocklov, B. Forserg, M. Leone, M. De Sario, M. L. Bell, Y-L. L. Guo, C-F. Wu, H. Kan, S-M. Yi, M. De Sousa Zanotti Stagliorio Coelho, P. H. N. Saldiva, Y. Honda, H. Kim, and B. Armstrong. “Mortality risk attributable to high and low ambient temperature: a multicountry observational study.” The Lancet 386.9991 (2015): 369-375. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)62114-0
  • Journal Article
    Liu, J. C., G. Pereira, S. A. Uhl, M. A. Bravo, and M. L. Bell. “A systematic review of the physical health impacts from non-occupational exposure to wildfire smoke.” Environmental Research 136 (2015): 120-132. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.10.015
  • Journal Article
    Madrigano, J., D. Jack, G. B. Anderson, M. L. Bell, and P. L. Kinney. “Temperature, ozone, and mortality in urban and non-urban counties in the northeastern United States.” Environmental Health 14 (2015): Article 3. DOI: 10.1186/1476-069X-14-3
  • Journal Article
    Huang, X., J. Qiu, YQ. Zhang, WT. Qiu, YX. Wang, QM. Sung, N. Zhao, HM. Cui, SF. Liu, ZF. Tang, Y. Chen, L. Yue, ZQ. Da, L. Lv, XJ. Lin, C. Zhang, HH. Zhang, RF. Xu, DL. Zhu, XY. Xu, R. Lin, TT. Yao, J. Su, Y. Dang, XD. Han, HR. Zhang, HY. Bai, WD. Wang, YY. Wang, XH. Liu, B. Ma, H. Huang, JX. Liang, M. Jiang, SG. Ma, M. L. Bell, C. Kim, Q. Liu, and YW. Zhang. “Ambient air pollutant PM10 and risk of pregnancy-induced hypertension in urban China.” Environmental Research Letters 10.8 (2015): 084025. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/10/8/084025
  • 2014

  • Journal Article
    Murray, C. J. L., ... M. L. Bell, et al. “Global, regional, and national incidence and mortality for HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria during 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013.” The Lancet 384.9947 (2014): 1005-1070. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60844-8
  • Journal Article
    Kassebaum, N. J.,...M. L. Bell, et al. “Global, regional, and national levels and causes of maternal mortality during 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013.” The Lancet 384.9947 (2014): 980-1004. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60696-6
  • Journal Article
    Wang, H.,...M. L. Bell, et al. “Global, regional, and national levels of neonatal, infant, and under-5 mortality during 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013.” The Lancet 384.9947 (2014): 957-979. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60497-9
  • Book Chapter
    Thurston, G. D. and M. L. Bell. “The Human Health Co-benefits of Air Quality Improvements Associated with Climate Change Mitigation.” Global Climate Change and Public Health. Ed. K. E. Pinkerton and W. N. Rom. New York: Human Press, 2014. 137-154. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-8417-2_8
  • Journal Article
    Pereira, G., M. L. Bell, H. J. Lee, P. Koutrakis, and K. Belanger. “Sources of fine particulate matter and risk of preterm birth in Connecticut, 2000-2006: a longitudinal study.” Environmental Health Perspectives 122.10 (2014): 1117-1122. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1307741
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., M. L. Bell, and J-T. Lee. “The impact of heat, cold, and heat waves on hospital admissions in eight cities in Korea.” International Journal of Biometeorology 58.9 (2014): 1893-1903. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-014-0791-y
  • Journal Article
    Zhang, Y., M. Li, M. A. Bravo, L. Jin, A. Nori-Sarma, Y. Xu, D. Guan, C. Wang, M. Chen, X. Wang, W. Tao, W. Qiu, Y. Zhang, and M.L. Bell. “Air Quality in Lanzhou, a Major Industrial City in China: Characteristics of Air Pollution and Review of Existing Evidence from Air Pollution and Health Studies.” Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 225.11 (2014): 2187. DOI: 10.1007/s11270-014-2187-3
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., A. Zanobetti, and F. Dominici. “Who is More Affected by Ozone Pollution? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.” American Journal of Epidemiology 180.1 (2014): 15-28. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwu115
  • Journal Article
    Pereira, G., K. Belanger, K. Ebisu, and M. L. Bell. “Fine Particulate Matter and Risk of Preterm Birth in Connecticut in 2000–2006: A Longitudinal Study.” American Journal of Epidemiology 179.1 (2014): 67-74. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwt216
  • Journal Article
    Hyder, A., H. J. Lee, K. Ebisu, P. Koutrakis, K. Belanger, and M. L. Bell. “PM2.5 Exposure and Birth Outcomes: Use of Satellite- and Monitor-Based Data.” Epidemiology 25.1 (2014): 58-67. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000027
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Ebisu, B. P. Leaderer, J. F. Gent, H. J. Lee, P. Koutrakis, Y. Wang, F. Dominici, and R. D. Peng. “Associations of PM2.5 Constituents and Sources with Hospital Admissions: Analysis of Four Counties in Connecticut and Massachusetts (USA) for Persons ≥ 65 Years of Age.” Environmental Health Perspectives 122.2 (2014): 138-144. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1306656
  • Journal Article
    Pereira, G., M. L. Bell, K. Belanger, and N. de Klerk. “Fine particulate matter and risk of preterm birth and pre-labor rupture of membranes in Perth, Western Australia 1997-2007: a longitudinal study.” Environment international 73 (2014): 143-149. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2014.07.014
  • Journal Article
    Lee, H. J., C-M. Kang, B. A. Coull, M. L. Bell, and P. Koutrakis. “Assessment of primary and secondary ambient particle trends using satellite aerosol optical depth and ground speciation data in the New England region, United States.” Environmental Research 133 (2014): 103-110. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.04.006
  • Journal Article
    Ebisu, K., K. Belanger, and M. L. Bell. “Association between airborne PM2.5 chemical constituents and birth weight-implication of buffer exposure assignment.” Environmental Research Letters 9.8 (2014): 084007. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/9/8/084007
  • Journal Article
    Bobb, J. F., R. D. Peng, M. L. Bell, and F. Dominici. “Heat-Related Mortality and Adaptation to Heat in the United States.” Environmental Health Perspectives 122.8 (2014): 811-816. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1307392
  • 2013

  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., A. Zanobetti, and F. Dominici. “Evidence on Vulnerability and Susceptibility to Health Risks Associated with Short-term Exposure to Particulate Matter: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.” American Journal of Epidemiology 178.6 (2013): 865-876. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwt090
  • Journal Article
    Anderson, G. B., M. L. Bell, and R. D. Peng. “Methods to Calculate the Heat Index as an Exposure Metric in Environmental Health Research.” Environmental Health Perspectives 121.10 (2013): 1111-1119. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1206273
  • Journal Article
    Krall, J. R., G. B. Anderson, F. Dominici, M. L. Bell, and R. D. Peng. “Short-term Exposure to Particulate Matter Constituents and Mortality in a National Study of U.S. Urban Communities.” Environmental Health Perspectives 121.10 (2013): 1148-1153. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1206185
  • Journal Article
    Anderson, G. B., F. Dominici, Y. Wang, M. C. McCormack, M. L. Bell, and R. D. Peng. “Heat-related Emergency Hospitalizations for Respiratory Diseases in the Medicare Population.” American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 187.10 (2013): 1098-1103. DOI: 10.1164/rccm.201211-1969OC
  • Journal Article
    Dadvand, P., J. Parker, M. L. Bell, M. Bonzini, M. Brauer, L. A. Darrow, U. Gehring, S. V. Glinianaia, N. Gouveia, E-H. Ha, J. H. Leem, E. H. van den Hooven, B. Jalaludin, B. M. Jesdale, J. Lepeule, R. Morello-Frosch, G. G. Morgan, A. C. Pesatori, F. H. Pierik, T. Pless-Mulloli, D. Q. Rich, S. Sathyanarayana, J, Seo, R. Slama, M. Strickland, L. Tamburic, D. Wartenberg, M. J. Nieuwenhuijsen, and T. J. Woodruff. “Maternal Exposure to Particulate Air Pollution and Term Birth Weight: A Multi-Country Evaluation of Effect and Heterogeneity.” Environmental Health Perspectives 121.3 (2013): 267-373. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1205575
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y. and M. L. Bell. “The relationships between short-term exposure to particulate matter and mortality in Korea: impact of particulate matter exposure metrics for sub-daily exposures.” Environmental Research Letters 8.1 (2013): 014015. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/8/1/014015
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., J-T. Lee, Y. H. Park, and M. L. Bell. “Short-Term Effects of Air Pollution on Hospital Admissions in Korea.” Epidemiology 24.4 (2013): 545-554. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e3182953244
  • Journal Article
    Gurung, A. and M. L. Bell. “The state of scientific evidence on air pollution and human health in Nepal.” Environmental Research 124 (2013): 54-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2013.03.007
  • Journal Article
    Uhl, S. A., T. James-Todd, and M. L. Bell. “Association of Osteoarthritis with Perfluorooctanoate and Perfluorooctane Sulfonate in NHANES 2003 – 2008.” Environmental Health Perspectives 121.4 (2013): 447-452. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1205673
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L. and K. Belanger. “Review of research on residential mobility during pregnancy: consequences for assessment of prenatal environmental exposures.” Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology 22.5 (2012): 429-438. DOI: 10.1038/jes.2012.42
  • Journal Article
    Geer, L. A., J. Weedon, and M. L. Bell. “Ambient air pollution and term birth weight in Texas from 1998-2004.” Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association 62.11 (2012): 1285-1295. DOI: 10.1080/10962247.2012.707632
  • Journal Article
    Anderson, G. B., J. R. Krall, R. D. Peng, and M. L. Bell. “Is the Relation Between Ozone and Mortality Confounded by Chemical Components of Particulate Matter? Analysis of 7 Components in 57 US Communities.” American Journal of Epidemiology 176.8 (2012): 726-732. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kws188
  • Journal Article
    Lee, H. J., B. A. Coull, M. L. Bell, and P. Koutrakis. “Use of satellite-based aerosol optical depth and spatial clustering to predict ambient PM2.5 concentrations.” Environmental Research 118 (2012): 8-15. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2012.06.011
  • Journal Article
    Lin, Z., J. K. Levy, H. Lei, and M. L. Bell. “Advances in Disaster Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization for Sandstorm Risk Management in North China.” Remote Sensing 4.5 (2012): 1337-1354. DOI: 10.3390/rs4051337
  • Journal Article
    Gurung, A. and M. L. Bell. “Exposure to airborne particulate matter in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal.” Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology 22.3 (2012): 235-242. DOI: 10.1038/jes.2012.14
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., J-T. Lee, H. Kim, O. Yi, and M. L. Bell. “Susceptibility to air pollution effects on mortality in Seoul, Korea: A case-crossover analysis of individual-level effect modifiers.” Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology 22.3 (2012): 227-234. DOI: 10.1038/jes.2012.6
  • Journal Article
    Anderson, G. B. and M. L. Bell. “Lights Out: Impact of the August 2003 Power Outage on Mortality in New York, NY.” Epidemiology 23.2 (2012): 189-193. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e318245c61c
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., J-T. Lee, K-H. Kim, K. Jung, and M. L. Bell. “Characterization of Fine Particulate Matter and Associations between Particulate Chemical Constituents and Mortality in Seoul, Korea.” Environmental Health Perspectives 120.6 (2012): 872-878. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1104316
  • Journal Article
    Bravo, M. A., M. Fuentes, Y. Zhang, M. Burr, and M. L. Bell. “Comparison of exposure estimation methods for air pollutants: ambient monitoring data and regional air quality simulation.” Environmental Research 116 (2012): 1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2012.04.008
  • Journal Article
    DellaValle, C. T., E. W. Triche, B. P. Leaderer, and M. L. Bell. “Effects of Ambient Pollen Concentrations on Frequency and Severity of Asthma Symptoms Among Asthmatic Children.” Epidemiology 23.1 (2012): 55-63. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e31823b66b8
  • Journal Article
    DellaValle, C. T., E. W. Triche, and M. L. Bell. “Spatial and temporal modeling of daily pollen concentrations.” International Journal of Biometeorology 56.1 (2012): 183-194. DOI: 10.1007/s00484-011-0412-y
  • Journal Article
    Lim, S. S., … M. L. Bell, et al. “A comparative risk assessment of burden of disease and injury attributable to 67 risk factors and risk factor clusters in 21 regions, 1990–2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.” The Lancet 380.9859 (2012): 2224-2260. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61766-8
  • Journal Article
    Ebisu, K. and M. L. Bell. “Airborne PM2.5 Chemical Components and Low Birth Weight in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic Regions of the United States.” Environmental Health Perspectives 120.12 (2012): 1746-1752. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1104763
  • Journal Article
    Harrington, W., R. Morgenstern, J-S. Shih, and M. L. Bell. “Did the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 really improve air quality?.” Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health 5.4 (2012): 353-367. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-012-0176-5
  • Journal Article
    Murray, C. J., ... M. L. Bell, et al. “Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990–2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.” The Lancet 380.9859 (2012): 2197-2223. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61689-4
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L. and K. Ebisu. “Environmental Inequality in Exposures to Airborne Particulate Matter Components in the United States.” Environmental Health Perspectives 120.12 (2012): 1699-1704. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1205201
  • Journal Article
    Lozano, R., … M. L. Bell, et al. “Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.” The Lancet 380.9859 (2012): 2095-2128. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61728-0
  • Journal Article
    Vos, T., ... M. L. Bell, et al. “Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.” The Lancet 380.9859 (2012): 2163-2196. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61729-2
  • Book Chapter
    Thurston, G. D. and M. L. Bell. “Atmospheric Pollution Related to Climate Change.” Aerosols Handbook: Measurement, Dosimetry, and Health Effects. 2nd Edition, Ed. L. S. Ruzer and N. H. Harley. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 2012. 345-356. Link
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Belanger, K. Ebisu, J. F. Gent, and B. P. Leaderer. “Relationship between birth weight and exposure to airborne fine particulate potassium and titanium during gestation.” Environmental Research 117 (2012): 83-89. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2012.05.004
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., J-T. Lee, G. B. Anderson, and M. L. Bell. “The Impact of Heat Waves on Mortality in Seven Major Cities in Korea.” Environmental Health Perspectives 120.4 (2012): 566-571. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1103759
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
    Digar, A., D. S. Cohan, and M. L. Bell. “Uncertainties Influencing Health-Based Prioritization of Ozone Abatement Options.” Environmental Science & Technology 45.18 (2011): 7761-7767. DOI: 10.1021/es200165n
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., J-T. Lee, G. B. Anderson, and M. L. Bell. “Vulnerability to temperature-related mortality in Seoul, Korea.” Environmental Research Letters 6.3 (2011): 034027. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/6/3/034027
  • Journal Article
    Bravo, M. A. and M. L. Bell. “Spatial heterogeneity of PM10 and O3 in São Paulo, Brazil, and implications for human health studies.” Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 61.1 (2011): 69-77. DOI: 10.3155/1047-3289.61.1.69
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., M. L. Bell, and J-T. Lee. “Survival Analysis of Long-Term Exposure to Different Sizes of Airborne Particulate Matter and Risk of Infant Mortality using a Birth Cohort in Seoul, Korea.” Environmental Health Perspectives 119.5 (2011): 725-730. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1002364
  • Journal Article
    Peng, R. D., J. F. Bobb, C. Tebaldi, L. McDaniel, M. L. Bell, and F. Dominici. “Towards a Quantitative Estimate of Future Heat Wave Mortality under Global Climate Change.” Environmental Health Perspectives 119.5 (2011): 701-706. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1002430
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., R. Morgenstern, and W. Harrington. “Quantifying the human health benefits of air pollution policies: Review of recent studies and new directions in accountability research.” Environmental Science & Policy 14.4 (2011): 357-368. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2011.02.006
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Ebisu, and R. D. Peng. “Community-level spatial heterogeneity of chemical constituent levels of fine particulates and implications for epidemiological research.” Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology 21.4 (2011): 372-384. DOI: 10.1038/jes.2010.24
  • Journal Article
    Parker, J. D., D. Q. Rich, S. V. Glinianaia, J. H. Leem, D. Wartenberg, M. L. Bell, M. Bonzini, M. Brauer, L. Darrow, U. Gehring, N. Gouveia, P. Grillo, E. Ha, E. H. van den Hooven, B. Jalaludin, B. M. Jesdale, J. Lepeule, R. Morello-Frosch, G. G. Morgan, R. Slama, F. H. Pierik, A. C. Pesatori, S. Sathyanarayana, J. Seo, M. Strickland, L. Tamburic, and T. J. Woodruff. “The International Collaboration on Air Pollution and Pregnancy Outcomes: Initial results.” Environmental Health Perspectives 119.7 (2011): 1023-1028. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1002725
  • Journal Article
    Ebisu, K., T. Holford, K. Belanger, B. P. Leaderer, and M. L. Bell. “Urban land-use and respiratory symptoms in infants.” Environmental Research 11.5 (2011): 677-684. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2011.04.004
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., L. A. Cifuentes, D. L. Davis, E. Cushing, A. G. Telles, and N. Gouveia. “Environmental health indicators and a case study of air pollution in Latin American cities.” Environmental Research 111.1 (2011): 57-66. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2010.10.005
  • Journal Article
    Anderson, G. B. and M. L. Bell. “Heat Waves in the United States: Mortality Risk during Heat Waves and Effect Modification by Heat Wave Characteristics in 43 U.S. Communities.” Environmental Health Perspectives 119.2 (2011): 210-218. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1002313
  • Journal Article
    Pickett, A. R. and M. L. Bell. “Assessment of Indoor Air Pollution in Homes with Infants.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 8.12 (2011): 4502-4520. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph8124502
  • Journal Article
    Fann, N., M. L. Bell, K. Walker, and B. Hubbell. “Improving the Linkages between Air Pollution Epidemiology and Quantitative Risk Assessment.” Environmental Health Perspectives 119.12 (2011): 1671-1675. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1103780
  • Journal Article
    Ji, M., D. S. Cohan, and M. L. Bell. “Meta-analysis of the association between short-term exposure to ambient ozone and respiratory hospital admissions.” Environmental Research Letters 6.2 (2011): 024006. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/6/2/024006
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
    Peng, R. D. and M. L. Bell. “Spatial misalignment in time series studies of air pollution and health data.” Biostatistics 11.4 (2010): 720-740. DOI: 10.1093/biostatistics/kxq017
  • Journal Article
    Son, J-Y., M. L. Bell, and J-T. Lee. “Individual exposure to air pollution and lung function in Korea: Spatial analysis using multiple exposure approaches.” Environmental Research 110.8 (2010): 739-749. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2010.08.003
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Belanger, K. Ebisu, J. F. Gent, H. J. Lee, P. Koutrakis, and B. P. Leaderer. “Prenatal Exposure to Fine Particulate Matter and Birth Weight: Variations by Particulate Constituents and Sources.” Epidemiology 21.6 (2010): 884-891. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181f2f405
  • Journal Article
    Dominici, F., R. D. Peng, C. D. Barr, and M. L. Bell. “Protecting Human Health From Air Pollution: Shifting From a Single-pollutant to a Multipollutant Approach.” Epidemiology 21.2 (2010): 187-194. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181cc86e8
  • Journal Article
    Woodruff, T. J., J. D. Parker, K. Adams, M. L. Bell, U. Gehring, S. Glinianaia, E-H. Ha, B. Jalaludin, and R. Slama. “International Collaboration on Air Pollution and Pregnancy Outcomes (ICAPPO).” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 7.6 (2010): 2638-2652. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph7062638
  • Journal Article
    Anderson, G. B. and M. L. Bell. “Does One Size Fit All? The suitability of standard ozone exposure metric conversion ratios and implications for epidemiology.” Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology 20.1 (2010): 2-11. DOI: 10.1038/jes.2008.69
  • Book Chapter
    Cohan, D., A. Digar, and M. L. Bell. “Influence of concentration‐response temporal metrics on control strategy optimization.” Air Pollution Modeling and its Application XX. Ed. D. G. Steyn and S. T. Rao. Springer Netherlands, 2010. 421-425. DOI: 10.1007/978-90-481-3812-8
  • 2009

  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Ebisu, R. D. Peng, and F. Dominici. “Adverse Health Effects of Particulate Air Pollution: Modification by Air Conditioning.” Epidemiology 20.5 (2009): 682 - 686. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181aba749
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., R. D. Peng, F. Donimici, and J. M. Samet. “Emergency Hospital Admissions for Cardiovascular Diseases and Ambient Levels of Carbon Monoxide. Results for 126 United States Urban Counties, 1999-2005.” Circulation 120.11 (2009): 949-955. DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.851113
  • Journal Article
    Anderson, G. B. and M. L. Bell. “Weather-Related Mortality: How Heat, Cold, and Heat Waves Affect Mortality in the United States.” Epidemiology 20.2 (2009): 205-213. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e318190ee08
  • Journal Article
    Peng, R. D., M. L. Bell, A. S. Geyh, A. McDermott, S. L. Zeger, J. M. Samet, and F. Dominici. “Emergency Admissions for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Diseases and the Chemical Composition of Fine Particle Air Pollution.” Environmental Health Perspectives 117.6 (2009): 957-963. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.0800185
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Ebisu, R. D. Peng, J. M. Samet, and F. Dominici. “Hospital Admissions and Chemical Composition of Fine Particle Air Pollution.” American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 179.12 (2009): 1115-1120. DOI: 10.1164/rccm.200808-1240OC
  • Journal Article
    Woodruff ,T. J., J. D. Parker, L. A. Darrow, R. Slama, M. L. Bell, H. Choi, S. Glinianaia, K. J. Hoggart, C. J. Karr, D. T. Lobdell, and M. Wilhelm. “Methodological issues in studies of air pollution and reproductive health.” Environmental Research 109.3 (2009): 311-320. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2008.12.012
  • 2008

  • Journal Article
    Stratton, L., M. S. O'Neill, M. E. Kruk, and M. L. Bell. “The persistent problem of malaria: Addressing the fundamental causes of a global killer.” Social Sciences & Medicine 67.5 (2008): 854-862. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.05.013
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Ebisu, and K. Belanger. “The relationship between air pollution and low birth weight: effects by mother’s age, infant sex, co-pollutants, and pre-term births.” Environmental Research Letters 3.4 (2008): 044003. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/3/4/044003
  • Journal Article
    O'Neill, M. S., M. L. Bell, N. Ranjit, L. A. Cifuentes, D. Loomis, N. Gouveia, and V. H. Borja-Aburto. “Air Pollution and Mortality in Latin America: The Role of Education.” Epidemiology 19.6 (2008): 810-819. DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181816528
  • Journal Article
    Peng, R. D., H. H. Chang, M. L. Bell, A. McDermott, S. L. Zeger, J. Samet, and F. Dominici. “Coarse Particulate Matter Air Pollution and Hospital Admissions for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Diseases Among Medicare Patients.” Journal of the American Medical Association 299.18 (2008): 2172-2179. DOI: 10.1001/jama.299.18.2172
  • Journal Article
    Jiang, R. and M. L. Bell. “A Comparison of Particulate Matter from Biomass-Burning Rural and Non-Biomass-Burning Urban Households in Northeastern China.” Environmental Health Perspectives 116.7 (2008): 907-914. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.10622
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., D. L. Davis, L. A. Cifuentes, A. J. Krupnick, R. D. Morgenstern, and G. D. Thurston. “Ancillary human health benefits of improved air quality resulting from climate change mitigation.” Environmental Health 7 (2008): Article 41. DOI: 10.1186/1476-069X-7-41
  • Journal Article
    White, R. H., C. H. Stineman, J. M. Symons, P. N. Breysse, S. R. Kim, M. L. Bell, and J. M. Samet. “Premature Mortality in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Associated with Particulate Matter Air Pollution from the 1991 Gulf War.” Human and Ecological Risk Assessment 14.4 (2008): 645–664. DOI: 10.1080/10807030802235052
  • Journal Article
    Kinney, P. L., M. S. O'Neill, M. L. Bell, and J. Schwartz. “Approaches for estimating effects of climate change on heat-related deaths: challenges and opportunities.” Environmental Science & Policy 11.1 (2008): 87-96. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2007.08.001
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., J. K. Levy, and Z. Lin. “The effect of sandstorms and air pollution on cause-specific hospital admissions in Taipei, Taiwan.” Occupational & Environmental Medicine 65.2 (2008): 104-111. DOI: 10.1136/oem.2006.031500
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L, K. Ebisu, R. D. Peng, J. Walker, J. M. Samet, S. L. Zeger, and F. Dominici. “Seasonal and Regional Short-term Effects of Fine Particles on Hospital Admissions in 202 U.S. Counties,1999-2005.” American Journal of Epidemiology 168.11 (2008): 1301-1310. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwn252
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., M. S. O'Neill, N. Ranjit, V. H. Borja-Aburto, L. A. Cifuentes, and N. C. Gouveia. “Vulnerability to heat-related mortality in Latin America: a case-crossover study in São Paulo, Brazil, Santiago, Chile, and Mexico City, Mexico.” International Journal of Epidemiology 37.4 (2008): 796-804. DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyn094
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L. and F. Dominici. “Effect Modification by Community Characteristics on the Short-term Effects of Ozone Exposure and Mortality in 98 US Communities.” American Journal of Epidemiology 167.8 (2008): 986-997. DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwm396
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., J. Y. Kim, and F. Dominici. “Potential Confounding of Particulate Matter on the Short-Term Association between Ozone and Mortality in Multisite Time-Series Studies.” Environmental Health Perspectives 115.11 (2007): 1591-1595. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.10108
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., R. Goldberg, C. Hogrefe, P. L. Kinney, K. Knowlton, B. Lynn, J. Rosenthal, C. Rosenzweig, and J. A. Patz. “Climate change, ambient ozone, and health in 50 US cities.” Climatic Change 82.1-2 (2007): 61-76. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-006-9166-7
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., K. Ebisu, and K. Belanger. “Ambient Air Pollution and Low Birth Weight in Connecticut and Massachusetts.” Environmental Health Perspectives 115.7 (2007): 1118-1124. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.9759
  • Journal Article
    Bell, M. L., F. Dominici, K. Ebisu, S. L. Zeger, and J. M. Samet. “Spatial and temporal variation in PM2.5 chemical composition in the United States for health effects studies.” Environmental Health Perspectives 115.7 (2007): 989-995. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.9621
  • Journal Article
    Dominici, F., R. D. Peng, K. Ebisu, S. L. Zeger, J. M. Samet, and M. L. Bell. “Does the Effect of PM10 on Mortality Depend on PM Nickel and Vanadium Content? A Reanalysis of the NMMAPS Data.” Environmental Health Perspectives 115.12 (2007): 1701-1703. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.10737