Assessment of health effects in New York City firefighters after exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs): the Staten Island Transformer Fire Health Surveillance Project.
Author: Kelly, KJ; Connelly, E; Reinhold, GA; Byrne, M; Prezant, DJ
Characterization of the physical demands of firefighting.
Date Published: 2002 Jul-Aug;57(4)
Publisher: Archives of Environmental Healh
Keywords: toxic exposure, Initiative 6, Initiative 2, cancer, environmental risks, PCBs
Author: Gledhill, N; Jamnik, VK
Cardiovascular Risks of Wildland Firefighting
Date Published: 1992 Sep;17(3):207-1
Publisher: Canadian Journal of Sport Science
Keywords: Initiative 6, physical fitness, strength and conditioning
Author: Sharkey, Brian, J.
Cancer incidence among firefighters in Seattle and Tacoma, Washington (United States)
Date Published: 2001
Publisher: USDA Forest Service Technology & Development Center: Missoula, MT
Keywords: Initiative 6, medical risks, heart function, wildland firefighting risks
Author: Demers, Paul A; Checkoway, Harvey; Vaughan, Thomas L; Weiss, Noel, S; Heyer, Nicholas J; Rosenstock
Cough and Bronchial Responsiveness in Firefighters at the World Trade Center Site
Date Published: Volume 5, Number 2 /
Publisher: Cancer Causes and Control
Keywords: Initiative 6, Initiative 2, cancer
Author: Prezant, Weiden, Banauch, McGuinness, Rom, Aldrich, Kelly
Effects of fire fighting uniform (modern, modified modern, and traditional) design changes on exercise duration in New York City Firefighters
Date Published: September 12, 2002
Publisher: New England Journal of Medicine
Keywords: Initiative 6, Initiative 2, medical risks, respiratory function, situational risks 9-11 health risks
Author: Malley, KS; Goldstein, AM; Aldrich, TK; Kelly, KJ; Weiden, M; Coplan, N; Karwa, ML; Prezant, DJ
Energy costs of simulated stair climbing as a job-related task in fire fighting.
Date Published: 1999 Dec;41(12)
Publisher: Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine
Keywords: Initiative 6, physical fitness, work capacity, strength and conditioning
Author: O'Connell, ER; Thomas, PC; Cady, LD; Karwasky, RJ
Firefighting and risk of testicular cancer: results from a German population-based case-control study
Date Published: 1986 Apr;28(4):282-4
Publisher: Journal of Occupational Medicine
Keywords: Initiative 6, physical fitness
Author: Stang, A; Jockel, KH; Baumgardt-Elms, C; Ahrens, W.
Date Published: 2003 Mar;43(3):291-4
Publisher: American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Keywords: Initiative 6, medical risks, cancer, testicular cancer, environmental risks, German cancer study, In