Weuve J, Yanosky JD. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, particulate air pollution, and cognitive decline-reply. Archives of Internal Medicine 2012 Jul 9;172(13):1045-1046.
Relation of cumulative low-level lead exposure to depressive and phobic anxiety symptom scores in middle-aged and elderly women. Environmental Health Perspectives 2012;160(6):817-823.
Related story (Environmental Health News)
Weuve J, Puett RC, Schwartz J, Yanosky JD, Laden F*, Grodstein F*. Exposure to particulate air pollution and cognitive decline in older women. Archives of Internal Medicine 2012;172(3):219-227.
* contributed equally.
Selected related stories:
Invited commentary (Archives of Internal Medicine)
Smog in our brains (Monitor on Psychology, American Psychological Association)
Common air pollutant linked to mental decline (WBEZ, Chicago Public Radio)
Pollution can put minds in a fog (Chicago Tribune)
Smog may harm women’s brains (HealthDay via MSN)
Air pollution tied to heart and brain risks (Well of the New York Times)
Air pollution ups risk of stroke, impaired memory (Science Friday)
Air pollution linked to cognitive decline (Voice of America)
Correlation structure in inverse-probability-weighted analyses of repeated measures: a cautionary note.
Tchetgen ET, Glymour MM, Weuve J, Robins JM. Specifying the correlation structure in inverse-probability-weighting estimation for repeated measures. Epidemiology 2012 Jul;23(4):644-6.
Clarification on the methods used in this paper on using inverse probability of attrition weights to account for selective attrition.
Ciesielski T, Weuve J, Bellinger DC, Schwartz J, Lanphear B, Wright RO. Cadmium exposure and neurodevelopmental outcomes in US children. Environmental Health Perspectives 2012;120(5):758-763.
Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ, Glymour MM, Shpitser I, Weuve J. To weight or not to weight? On the relation between inverse-probability-weighting and principal stratification for truncation by death. Epidemiology 2012;23(1):132-137.
The original paper (Weuve J. et al)
Commentary (Chaix B. et al)
Clarification (Tchtegen Tchetgen E.J. et al)
Selective attrition, smoking and cognitive decline: an application of inverse probability of attrition weights.
Weuve J, Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ, Glymour MM, Beck TL, Aggarwal NT, Wilson RS, Evans DA, Mendes de Leon CF. Accounting for bias due to selective attrition in analyses of cognitive decline: the example of smoking and cognitive decline in older adults. Epidemiology 2012;23(1):119-128.
Commentary (Chaix B. et al)
Rejoinder (Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ. et al)
Clarification of methods (Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ. et al)
Grill S, Weuve J, Weisskopf MG. Predicting outcomes in Parkinson’s disease: comparison of simple motor performance measures and the Unified Parkinson’s Disease Rating Scale-III. Journal of Parkinson’s Disease 2011;1(3):287-298.
Rajan KB, Leurgans SE, Weuve J, Beck TL, Evans DA. Effect of demographic risk factors on the change in cognitive function in the presence of non-participation and truncation due to death. Journal of Biometrics & Biostatistics 2011;S3:001.