Works (40)

2020 journal article

Age-related changes to environmental exposure: variation in the frequency that young children place hands and objects in their mouths

JOURNAL OF EXPOSURE SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 30(1), 205–216.

By: L. Kwong, A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, L. Unicomb, J. Davis & S. Luby

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: January 6, 2020

2020 article

Age-related changes to environmental exposure: variation in the frequency that young children place hands and objects in their mouths (vol 17, pg 631, 2019)

Kwong, L. H., Ercumen, A., Pickering, A. J., Unicomb, L., Davis, J., & Luby, S. P. (2020, July). JOURNAL OF EXPOSURE SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, Vol. 30, pp. 769–772.

By: L. Kwong, A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, L. Unicomb, J. Davis & S. Luby

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 13, 2020

2020 journal article

Effect of Sanitation Improvements on Pathogens and Microbial Source Tracking Markers in the Rural Bangladeshi Household Environment

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 54(7), 4316–4326.

By: E. Fuhrmeister, A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, K. Jeanis, Y. Crider, M. Ahmed, S. Brown, M. Alam ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 8, 2020

2019 journal article

Effects of lipid-based nutrient supplements and infant and young child feeding counseling with or without improved water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) on anemia and micronutrient status: results from 2 cluster-randomized trials in Kenya and Bangladesh

The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 1.

By: C. Stewart, K. Dewey, A. Lin, A. Pickering, K. Byrd, K. Jannat, S. Ali, G. Rao ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2019 journal article

Effects of water, sanitation, handwashing and nutritional interventions on soil-transmitted helminth infections in young children: A cluster-randomized controlled trial in rural Bangladesh

PLOS NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES, 13(5).

By: A. Ercumen, J. Benjamin-Chung, B. Arnold, A. Lin, A. Hubbard, C. Stewart, Z. Rahman, S. Parvez ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 24, 2019

2019 journal article

Microbiological contamination of young children's hands in rural Bangladesh: Associations with child age and observed hand cleanliness as proxy

PLOS ONE, 14(9).

By: S. Parvez, R. Azad, A. Pickering, L. Kwong, B. Arnold, M. Rahman, M. Rahman, M. Alam ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 1, 2020

2019 journal article

Predictors of Enteric Pathogens in the Domestic Environment from Human and Animal Sources in Rural Bangladesh

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 53(17), 10023–10033.

By: E. Fuhrmeister, A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, K. Jeanis, M. Ahmed, S. Brown, B. Arnold, A. Hubbard ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Sand barriers around latrine pits reduce fecal bacterial leaching into shallow groundwater: a randomized controlled trial in coastal Bangladesh

Environmental Science & Technology, 1.

By: A. Naser, S. Doza, M. Rahman, K. Ahmed, M. Gazi, G. Alam, M. Karim, G. Khan ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2019 review

The role of water, sanitation and hygiene interventions in reducing soil-transmitted helminths: interpreting the evidence and identifying next steps

[Review of ]. PARASITES & VECTORS, 12.

By: S. Nery, A. Pickering, E. Abate, A. Asmare, L. Barrett, J. Benjamin-Chung, D. Bundy, T. Clasen ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 17, 2019

2018 journal article

A Randomized Controlled Trial to Measure Spillover Effects of a Combined Water, Sanitation, and Handwashing Intervention in Rural Bangladesh

American Journal of Epidemiology, 3.

By: J. Benjamin-Chung, N. Amin, A. Ercumen, B. Arnold, A. Hubbard, L. Unicomb, M. Rahman, S. Luby, J. Colford

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

Do Sanitation Improvements Reduce Fecal Contamination of Water, Hands, Food, Soil, and Flies? Evidence from a Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial in Rural Bangladesh

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 52(21), 12089–12097.

By: A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, L. Kwong, A. Mertens, B. Arnold, J. Benjamin-Chung, A. Hubbard, M. Alam ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 3, 2018

2018 journal article

Effect of Groundwater Iron on Residual Chlorine in Water Treated with Sodium Dichloroisocyanurate Tablets in Rural Bangladesh

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 98(4), 977–983.

By: A. Naser, E. Higgins, S. Arman, A. Ercumen, S. Ashraf, K. Das, M. Rahman, S. Luby, L. Unicomb

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

Effects of Single and Combined Water, Sanitation and Handwashing Interventions on Fecal Contamination in the Domestic Environment: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial in Rural Bangladesh

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 52(21), 12078–12088.

By: A. Ercumen, A. Mertens, B. Arnold, J. Benjamin-Chung, A. Hubbard, M. Ahmed, M. Kabir, M. Khalil ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 3, 2018

2018 journal article

Effects of Water, Sanitation, Handwashing, and Nutritional Interventions on Child Enteric Protozoan Infections in Rural Bangladesh: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial

Clinical Infectious Diseases, 67(10), 1515–1522.

By: A. Lin, A. Ercumen, J. Benjamin-Chung, B. Arnold, S. Das, R. Haque, S. Ashraf, S. Parvez ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

Effects of water quality, sanitation, handwashing, and nutritional interventions on diarrhoea and child growth in rural Bangladesh: a cluster randomised controlled trial

The Lancet. Global Health, 6(3), e302–e315.

By: S. Luby, M. Rahman, B. Arnold, L. Unicomb, S. Ashraf, P. Winch, C. Stewart, F. Begum ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

Fecal Indicator Bacteria along Multiple Environmental Transmission Pathways (Water, Hands, Food, Soil, Flies) and Subsequent Child Diarrhea in Rural Bangladesh

Environmental Science & Technology, 52(14), 7928–7936.

By: A. Pickering, A. Ercumen, B. Arnold, L. Kwong, S. Parvez, M. Alam, D. Sen, S. Islam ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

From Intermittent to Continuous Water Supply. A household-level evaluation of water system reforms in Hubli-Dharwad

Economic and Political Weekly, 53(49), 7–8. Retrieved from https://www.epw.in/journal/2018/49/review-urban-affairs/intermittent-continuous-water-supply.html

By: I. Ray, N. Billava, Z. Burt, J. Colford, A. Ercumen, K. Jayaramu, E. Kumpel, N. Nayak, K. Nelson, C. Woelfle-Erskine

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

From intermittent to continuous service: Costs, benefits, equity and sustainability of water system reforms in Hubli-Dharwad, India

World Development, 109, 121–133.

By: Z. Burt, A. Ercümen, N. Billava & I. Ray

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

Prevalence and Association of Escherichia coli and Diarrheagenic Escherichia coli in Stored Foods for Young Children and Flies Caught in the Same Households in Rural Bangladesh

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 98(4), 1031–1038.

By: S. Doza, M. Jabeen Rahman, M. Islam, L. Kwong, L. Unicomb, A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, S. Parvez ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2018 journal article

Unsafe disposal of feces of children <3 years among households with latrine access in rural Bangladesh: Association with household characteristics, fly presence and child diarrhea

PloS One, 13(4), e0195218.

By: M. Islam, A. Ercumen, S. Ashraf, M. Rahman, A. Shoab, S. Luby, L. Unicomb

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2017 journal article

Animal Feces Contribute to Domestic Fecal Contamination: Evidence from E. coli Measured in Water, Hands, Food, Flies, and Soil in Bangladesh

Environmental Science & Technology, 51(15), 8725–8734.

By: A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, L. Kwong, B. Arnold, S. Parvez, M. Alam, D. Sen, S. Islam ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2017 journal article

Can Sanitary Inspection Surveys Predict Risk of Microbiological Contamination of Groundwater Sources? Evidence from Shallow Tubewells in Rural Bangladesh

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 96(3), 561–568.

By: A. Ercumen, A. Naser, B. Arnold, L. Unicomb, J. Colford & S. Luby

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2017 journal article

Detecting and enumerating soil-transmitted helminth eggs in soil: New method development and results from field testing in Kenya and Bangladesh

PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 11(4), e0005522.

By: L. Steinbaum, L. Kwong, A. Ercumen, M. Negash, A. Lovely, S. Njenga, A. Boehm, A. Pickering, K. Nelson

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2017 journal article

Effect of rainstorms on fecal indicator bacteria and acute illness among surfers in San Diego, California: a longitudinal cohort study

Am J Epidemiol.

By: B. Arnold, K. Schiff, A. Ercumen, J. Benjamin-Chung, J. Steele, J. Griffith, S. Steinberg, P. Smith ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: January 30, 2019

2017 journal article

Effectiveness of the Hydrogen Sulfide Test as a Water Quality Indicator for Diarrhea Risk in Rural Bangladesh

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 97(6), 1867–1871.

By: M. Islam, A. Ercumen, A. Naser, L. Unicomb, M. Rahman, B. Arnold, J. Colford, Jr., S. Luby

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2017 journal article

Escherichia coli contamination of child complementary foods and association with domestic hygiene in rural Bangladesh

Tropical Medicine & International Health: TM & IH, 22(5), 547–557.

By: S. Parvez, L. Kwong, M. Rahman, A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, P. Ghosh, M. Rahman, K. Das ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2017 journal article

Potential sources of bias in the use of Escherichia coli to measure waterborne diarrhoea risk in low-income settings

Tropical Medicine & International Health: TM & IH, 22(1), 2–11.

By: A. Ercumen, B. Arnold, A. Naser, L. Unicomb, J. Colford & S. Luby

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2016 journal article

Brief Report: Negative Controls to Detect Selection Bias and Measurement Bias in Epidemiologic Studies

Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), 27(5), 637–641.

By: B. Arnold, A. Ercumen, J. Benjamin-Chung & J. Colford

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2016 journal article

Hand- and Object-Mouthing of Rural Bangladeshi Children 3-18 Months Old

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(6).

By: L. Kwong, A. Ercumen, A. Pickering, L. Unicomb, J. Davis & S. Luby

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2016 journal article

Negative Control Outcomes: A Tool to Detect Bias in Randomized Trials

JAMA, 316(24), 2597–2598.

By: B. Arnold & A. Ercumen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2016 journal article

Occurrence of Host-Associated Fecal Markers on Child Hands, Household Soil, and Drinking Water in Rural Bangladeshi Households

Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 3(11), 393–398.

By: A. Boehm, D. Wang, A. Ercumen, M. Shea, A. Harris, O. Shanks, C. Kelty, A. Ahmed ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2016 journal article

Systems Approach to Climate, Water, and Diarrhea in Hubli-Dharwad, India

Environmental Science & Technology, 50(23), 13042–13051.

By: J. Mellor, E. Kumpel, A. Ercumen & J. Zimmerman

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2015 journal article

Effects of source- versus household contamination of tubewell water on child diarrhea in rural Bangladesh: a randomized controlled trial

PloS One, 10(3), e0121907.

By: A. Ercumen, A. Naser, L. Unicomb, B. Arnold, J. Colford & S. Luby

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2015 journal article

Genotypic and Phenotypic Characterization of Escherichia coli Isolates from Feces, Hands, and Soils in Rural Bangladesh via the Colilert Quanti-Tray System

Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 81(5), 1735–1743.

By: T. Julian, M. Islam, A. Pickering, S. Roy, E. Fuhrmeister, A. Ercumen, A. Harris, J. Bishai, K. Schwab

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2015 journal article

Upgrading a Piped Water Supply from Intermittent to Continuous Delivery and Association with Waterborne Illness: A Matched Cohort Study in Urban India

PLOS Medicine, 12(10), e1001892.

By: A. Ercumen, B. Arnold, E. Kumpel, Z. Burt, I. Ray, K. Nelson, J. Jr

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2014 journal article

Coliform Bacteria as Indicators of Diarrheal Risk in Household Drinking Water: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

PLOS ONE, 9(9), e107429.

By: J. Gruber, A. Ercumen & J. Jr

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2014 journal article

Water distribution system deficiencies and the risk of gastrointestinal illness: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Environ Health Perspect.

By: A. Ercumen, J. Gruber & J. Colford

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: January 30, 2019

2013 journal article

Chronic respiratory symptoms in children following in utero and early life exposure to arsenic in drinking water in Bangladesh

International Journal of Epidemiology, 42(4), 1077–1086.

By: A. Smith, M. Yunus, A. Khan, A. Ercumen, Y. Yuan, M. Smith, J. Liaw, J. Balmes ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2009 journal article

A Volunteer-Led Effort Linking Research to Development Practice to Promote Safe Water and Hygiene in Slums in India

Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, 1, 523–539.

By: A. Ercumen, E. Kumpel, A. Silverman & Z. Burt

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019

2009 journal article

Increased lung cancer risks are similar whether arsenic is ingested or inhaled

Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology, 19(4), 343–348.

By: A. Smith, A. Ercumen, Y. Yuan & C. Steinmaus

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 30, 2019