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Kelly KM. In Response to Lemke: Where You See a Forest, I Just See Detritus. J Occup Environ Med. 2021 Nov 1;63(11):e825. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000002342. PubMed PMID: 34334782; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8667321.
Kelly KM, Newman LS, Cherniack M, Punnett L, Hammer LB, Sorensen G. Critical Points in Lemke's Total Worker Health Calculus. J Occup Environ Med. 2021 Nov 1;63(11):e821-e822. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000002300. PubMed PMID: 34138825; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8711778.
Fix J, Annesi-Maesano I, Baldi I, Boulanger M, Cheng S, Cortes S, Dalphin JC, Dalvie MA, Degano B, Douwes J, Eduard W, Elholm G, Ferreccio C, Harding AH, Jeebhay M, Kelly KM, Kromhout H, MacFarlane E, Maesano CN, Mitchell DC, Mwanga H, Naidoo S, Negatu B, Ngajilo D, Nordby KC, Parks CG, Schenker MB, Shin A, Sigsgaard T, Sim M, Soumagne T, Thorne P, Yoo KY, Hoppin JA. Gender differences in respiratory health outcomes among farming cohorts around the globe: findings from the AGRICOH consortium. J Agromedicine. 2021 Apr;26(2):97-108. doi: 10.1080/1059924X.2020.1713274. Epub 2020 Mar 17. PubMed PMID: 32182198; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7494561.
Henneberger PK, Humann MJ, Liang X, Doney BC, Kelly KM, Cox-Ganser JM. The Association of Airflow Obstruction with Occupational Exposures in a Sample of Rural Adults in Iowa. COPD. 2020 Aug;17(4):401-409. doi: 10.1080/15412555.2020.1775187. Epub 2020 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 32586160; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7469627.
Donham KJ, Meppelink SM, Kelly KM, Rohlman DS. Health Indicators of a Cohort of Midwest Farmers: Health Outcomes of Participants in the Certified Safe Farm Program. J Agromedicine. 2019 Jul;24(3):228-238. doi: 10.1080/1059924X.2019.1591316. Epub 2019 Mar 26. PubMed PMID: 30849293.
Alterman T, Tsai R, Ju J, Kelly KM. Trust in the Work Environment and Cardiovascular Disease Risk: Findings from the Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Jan 15;16(2). doi: 10.3390/ijerph16020230. PubMed PMID: 30650574; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6352238.
Kelly KM. Biological basis of cleft palate and palatal surgery. In: Verstraete FJ, Lommer MJ, Arzi B, editors. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Dogs and Cats 2 ed. St. Louis: Elsevier; 2019. Chapter 39; p.383-391. 587p.
Tamers SL, Goetzel R, Kelly KM, Luckhaupt S, Nigam J, Pronk NP, Rohlman DS, Baron S, Brosseau LM, Bushnell T, Campo S, Chang CC, Childress A, Chosewood LC, Cunningham T, Goldenhar LM, Huang TT, Hudson H, Linnan L, Newman LS, Olson R, Ozminkowski RJ, Punnett L, Schill A, Scholl J, Sorensen G. Research Methodologies for Total Worker Health®: Proceedings From a Workshop. J Occup Environ Med. 2018 Nov;60(11):968-978. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000001404. PubMed PMID: 30407366; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6221402.
Kelly KM, Joganic EF, Beals SP, Riggs JA, McGuire MK, Littlefield TR. Helmet Treatment of Infants With Deformational Brachycephaly. Glob Pediatr Health. 2018;5:2333794X18805618. doi: 10.1177/2333794X18805618. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30349871; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6194925.
Doney BC, Henneberger PK, Humann MJ, Liang X, Kelly KM, Cox-Ganser JM. Occupational Exposure to Vapor-Gas, Dust, and Fumes in a Cohort of Rural Adults in Iowa Compared with a Cohort of Urban Adults. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2017 Nov 3;66(21):1-5. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.ss6621a1. PubMed PMID: 29095802; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5829718.
Roh T, Lynch CF, Weyer P, Wang K, Kelly KM, Ludewig G. Low-level arsenic exposure from drinking water is associated with prostate cancer in Iowa. Environ Res. 2017 Nov;159:338-343. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.08.026. Epub 2017 Sep 18. PubMed PMID: 28841521; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5623650.
Hall JL, Kelly KM, Burmeister LF, Merchant JA. Workforce Characteristics and Attitudes Regarding Participation in Worksite Wellness Programs. Am J Health Promot. 2017 Sep;31(5):391-400. doi: 10.4278/ajhp.140613-QUAN-283. Epub 2016 Jan 5. PubMed PMID: 26730552.
Kania-Korwel I, Lukasiewicz T, Barnhart CD, Stamou M, Chung H, Kelly KM, Bandiera S, Lein PJ, Lehmler HJ. Editor's Highlight: Congener-Specific Disposition of Chiral Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Lactating Mice and Their Offspring: Implications for PCB Developmental Neurotoxicity. Toxicol Sci. 2017 Jul 1;158(1):101-115. doi: 10.1093/toxsci/kfx071. PubMed PMID: 28431184; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6070089.
Merchant JA, Kelly KM, Burmeister LF, Lozier MJ, Amendola A, Lind DP, KcKeen A, Slater T, Hall JL, Rohlman DS, Buikema BS. Employment status matters: a statewide survey of quality-of-life, prevention behaviors, and absenteeism and presenteeism. J Occup Environ Med. 2014 Jul;56(7):686-98. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000149. PubMed PMID: 24988095.
Merchant JA, Lind DP, Kelly KM, Hall JL. An employee total health management-based survey of Iowa employers. J Occup Environ Med. 2013 Dec;55(12 Suppl):S73-7. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000045. PubMed PMID: 24284757; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4390127.
Humann MJ, Sanderson WT, Donham KJ, Kelly KM. Task-based noise exposures for farmers involved in grain production. J Agric Saf Health. 2013 Apr;19(2):101-13. doi: 10.13031/jash.19.9540. PubMed PMID: 23923730.
Donham KJ, Kline AK, Kelly KM, Lange JL, Rautiainen RH. Respirator and hearing protection use in the certified safe farm program. J Agromedicine. 2013;18(1):18-26. doi: 10.1080/1059924X.2013.740400. PubMed PMID: 23301887.
Humann MJ, Sanderson WT, Gerr F, Kelly KM, Merchant JA. Effects of common agricultural tasks on measures of hearing loss. Am J Ind Med. 2012 Oct;55(10):904-16. doi: 10.1002/ajim.22077. Epub 2012 Jun 5. PubMed PMID: 22674632.
Yang J, O'Gara E, Cheng G, Kelly KM, Ramirez M, Burmeister LF, Merchant JA. At what age should children engage in agricultural tasks?. J Rural Health. 2012 Fall;28(4):372-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1748-0361.2012.00412.x. Epub 2012 May 31. PubMed PMID: 23083083.
O'Shaughnessy P, Peters T, Donham K, Taylor C, Altmaier R, Kelly K. Assessment of swine worker exposures to dust and endotoxin during hog load-out and power washing. Ann Occup Hyg. 2012 Aug;56(7):843-51. doi: 10.1093/annhyg/mes013. Epub 2012 Mar 16. PubMed PMID: 22425653; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3415068.
Kelly KM, Bardach J. Biologic Basis of Cleft Palate and Palatal Surgery. In: Verstraete FJ, Lommer MJ, editors. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Dogs and Cats Edinburgh; New York: Saunders/Elsevier; 2012. Chapter 35; p.343-350. 567p.
Humann M, Sanderson W, Flamme G, Kelly KM, Moore G, Stromquist A, Merchant JA. Noise exposures of rural adolescents. J Rural Health. 2011 Winter;27(1):72-80. doi: 10.1111/j.1748-0361.2010.00306.x. PubMed PMID: 21204974.
O'Shaughnessy PT, Donham KJ, Peters TM, Taylor C, Altmaier R, Kelly KM. A task-specific assessment of Swine worker exposure to airborne dust. J Occup Environ Hyg. 2010 Jan;7(1):7-13. doi: 10.1080/15459620903327970. PubMed PMID: 19904655; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC10466474.
Stromquist AM, Merchant JA, Zwerling C, Burmeister LF, Sanderson WT, Kelly KM. Challenges of conducting a large rural prospective population-based cohort study: the Keokuk County Rural Health Study. J Agromedicine. 2009;14(2):142-9. doi: 10.1080/10599240902897535. PubMed PMID: 19437270.
Reynolds SJ, Tadevosyan A, Fuortes L, Merchant JA, Stromquist AM, Burmeister LF, Taylor C, Kelly KM. Keokuk County rural health study: self-reported use of agricultural chemicals and protective equipment. J Agromedicine. 2007;12(3):45-55. doi: 10.1080/10599240801887850. PubMed PMID: 19042670.
Sanderson WT, Madsen MD, Rautiainen R, Kelly KM, Zwerling C, Taylor CD, Reynolds SJ, Stromquist AM, Burmeister LF, Merchant JA. Tractor overturn concerns in Iowa: perspectives from the Keokuk county rural health study. J Agric Saf Health. 2006 Feb;12(1):71-81. doi: 10.13031/2013.20198. PubMed PMID: 16536175.
Pomatto JK, Calcaterra J, Kelly KM, Beals SP, Manwaring KH, Littlefield TR. A study of family head shape: environment alters cranial shape. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2006 Jan-Feb;45(1):55-63. doi: 10.1177/000992280604500109. PubMed PMID: 16429217.
Reynolds SJ, Milton DK, Heederik D, Thorne PS, Donham KJ, Croteau EA, Kelly KM, Douwes J, Lewis D, Whitmer M, Connaughton I, Koch S, Malmberg P, Larsson BM, Deddens J, Saraf A, Larsson L. Interlaboratory evaluation of endotoxin analyses in agricultural dusts--comparison of LAL assay and mass spectrometry. J Environ Monit. 2005 Dec;7(12):1371-7. doi: 10.1039/b509256f. Epub 2005 Oct 11. PubMed PMID: 16307099.
Flamme GA, Mudipalli VR, Reynolds SJ, Kelly KM, Stromquist AM, Zwerling C, Burmeister LF, Peng SC, Merchant JA. Prevalence of hearing impairment in a rural midwestern cohort: estimates from the Keokuk county rural health study, 1994 to 1998. Ear Hear. 2005 Jun;26(3):350-60. doi: 10.1097/00003446-200506000-00010. PubMed PMID: 15937415.
Merchant JA, Naleway AL, Svendsen ER, Kelly KM, Burmeister LF, Stromquist AM, Taylor CD, Thorne PS, Reynolds SJ, Sanderson WT, Chrischilles EA. Asthma and farm exposures in a cohort of rural Iowa children. Environ Health Perspect. 2005 Mar;113(3):350-6. doi: 10.1289/ehp.7240. PubMed PMID: 15743727; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1253764.
Littlefield TR, Cherney JC, Luisi JN, Beals SP, Kelly KM, Pomatto JK. Comparison of plaster casting with three-dimensional cranial imaging. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2005 Mar;42(2):157-64. doi: 10.1597/03-145.1. PubMed PMID: 15748106.
Littlefield TR, Saba NM, Kelly KM. On the current incidence of deformational plagiocephaly: an estimation based on prospective registration at a single center. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2004 Dec;11(4):301-4. doi: 10.1016/j.spen.2004.10.003. PubMed PMID: 15828714.
Chrischilles E, Ahrens R, Kuehl A, Kelly K, Thorne P, Burmeister L, Merchant J. Asthma prevalence and morbidity among rural Iowa schoolchildren. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2004 Jan;113(1):66-71. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2003.09.037. PubMed PMID: 14713909.
Littlefield TR, Kelly KM, Cherney JC, Beals SP, Pomatto JK. Development of a new three-dimensional cranial imaging system. J Craniofac Surg. 2004 Jan;15(1):175-81. doi: 10.1097/00001665-200401000-00042. PubMed PMID: 14704586.
Park H, Reynolds SJ, Kelly KM, Stromquist AM, Burmeister LF, Zwerling C, Merchant JA. Characterization of agricultural tasks performed by youth in the Keokuk County Rural Health Study. Appl Occup Environ Hyg. 2003 Jun;18(6):418-29. doi: 10.1080/10473220301425. PubMed PMID: 12746065.
Beals SP, Golden KA, Basten M, Kelly KM. Strength performance of the pectoralis major muscle after subpectoral breast augmentation surgery. Aesthet Surg J. 2003 Mar;23(2):92-7. doi: 10.1067/maj.2003.24. PubMed PMID: 19336058.
Turvey C, Stromquist A, Kelly K, Zwerling C, Merchant J. Financial loss and suicidal ideation in a rural community sample. Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2002 Nov;106(5):373-80. doi: 10.1034/j.1600-0447.2002.02340.x. PubMed PMID: 12366472.
Merchant JA, Stromquist AM, Kelly KM, Zwerling C, Reynolds SJ, Burmeister LF. Chronic disease and injury in an agricultural county: The Keokuk County Rural Health Cohort Study. J Rural Health. 2002 Fall;18(4):521-35. doi: 10.1111/j.1748-0361.2002.tb00919.x. PubMed PMID: 12380895.
Reynolds SJ, Thorne PS, Donham KJ, Croteau EA, Kelly KM, Lewis D, Whitmer M, Heederik DJ, Douwes J, Connaughton I, Koch S, Malmberg P, Larsson BM, Milton DK. Comparison of endotoxin assays using agricultural dusts. AIHA J (Fairfax, Va). 2002 Jul-Aug;63(4):430-8. doi: 10.1080/15428110208984731. PubMed PMID: 12486776.
Kelly KM. Population. In: Hart JP, Terrell JE, editors. Darwin and Archaeology Westport, Conn.: Bergin & Garvey; 2002. Chapter 14; p.243-256. 259p.
Littlefield TR, Kelly KM, Pomatto JK, Beals SP. Multiple-birth infants at higher risk for development of deformational plagiocephaly: II. is one twin at greater risk?. Pediatrics. 2002 Jan;109(1):19-25. doi: 10.1542/peds.109.1.19. PubMed PMID: 11773537.
Zwerling C, Merchant JA, Nordstrom DL, Stromquist AM, Burmeister LF, Reynolds SJ, Kelly KM. Risk factors for injury in rural Iowa: round one of the Keokuk County Rural Health Study. Am J Prev Med. 2001 Apr;20(3):230-3. doi: 10.1016/s0749-3797(00)00316-0. PubMed PMID: 11275452.
Terrell JE, Kelly KM, Rainbird P. Foregone Conclusions? In Search of “Papuans” and “Austronesians”. Current anthropology. 2001 February; 42(1):97-124. doi: 10.1086/318436.
Littlefield TR, Pomatto JK, Kelly KM. Dynamic orthotic cranioplasty: treatment of the older infant. Report of four cases. Neurosurg Focus. 2000 Sep 15;9(3):e5. doi: 10.3171/foc.2000.9.3.6. PubMed PMID: 16833256.
Kelly KM. Malaria and immunoglobulins in Pacific prehistory. American anthropologist. 1999 December; 101(4):806-809. doi: 10.1525/aa.1999.101.4.806.
Kelly KM, Littlefield TR, Pomatto JK, Manwaring KH, Beals SP. Cranial growth unrestricted during treatment of deformational plagiocephaly. Pediatr Neurosurg. 1999 Apr;30(4):193-9. doi: 10.1159/000028794. PubMed PMID: 10420129.
Littlefield TR, Kelly KM, Pomatto JK, Beals SP. Multiple-birth infants at higher risk for development of deformational plagiocephaly. Pediatrics. 1999 Mar;103(3):565-9. doi: 10.1542/peds.103.3.565. PubMed PMID: 10049957.
Kelly KM, Littlefield TR, Pomatto JK, Ripley CE, Beals SP, Joganic EF. Importance of early recognition and treatment of deformational plagiocephaly with orthotic cranioplasty. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 1999 Mar;36(2):127-30. doi: 10.1597/1545-1569_1999_036_0127_ioerat_2.3.co_2. PubMed PMID: 10213058.
Mack MJ, Scruggs GR, Kelly KM, Shennib H, Landreneau RJ. Video-assisted thoracic surgery: has technology found its place?. Ann Thorac Surg. 1997 Jul;64(1):211-5. doi: 10.1016/s0003-4975(97)00247-6. PubMed PMID: 9236363.
Kelly KM. IGHG3 G and the pathogenesis of hyperreactive malarious splenomegaly. Med Hypotheses. 1996 Feb;46(2):135-9. doi: 10.1016/s0306-9877(96)90013-4. PubMed PMID: 8692037.
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