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Evaluating the performance of electromagnetic fields (EMF) research work (2003–2013)

Noorhidawati Abdullah, Siti Hajar Mohd Roffeei, Yusniza Kamarulzaman, Farrah Dina Yusop, Azian Madun, Kwan Hoong Ng
2015 Scientometrics  
This paper describes a study investigating the performance of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) research work using bibliometric analysis covering the period 2003-2013.  ...  The fields of Engineering & Physics produced the highest number of articles while Epidemiology journals showed the most outstanding performance across all fields. 95% (1,651) of the articles were identified  ...  Acknowledgement We would like to acknowledge the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and University of Malaya who supported this research work under the Grant No. 5302-03-1091.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11192-015-1657-8 fatcat:ab5ryfehafcddbotd4xh4rwywa

Exposure Knowledge and Risk Perception of RF EMF

Frederik Freudenstein, Peter M. Wiedemann, Nadège Varsier
2015 Frontiers in Public Health  
fields (EMF) exposure Formats:  ...  The presented study is part of the EU-Project Low EMF Exposure Future Networks (LEXNET), which deals among other things with the issue of whether a reduction of the radiofrequency (RF) electro-magnetic  ...  Acknowledgments This paper reports work undertaken in the context of the project LEXNET. LEXNET is a project supported by the European Commission in the 7th Framework Programme (GA no. 318273).  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpubh.2014.00289 pmid:25629026 pmcid:PMC4292220 fatcat:snw3uf5npjhbneq5qumvte7vem

Spatial characterization of personal RF-EMF exposure in public transportation buses

Mikel Celaya-Echarri, Leyre Azpilicueta, Peio Lopez-Iturri, Erik Aguirre, Silvia de Miguel-Bilbao, Victoria Ramos, Francisco Falcone
2019 IEEE Access  
In this context, evaluation of electromagnetic field impact is compulsory in order to warrant compliance with current exposure limits.  ...  INDEX TERMS Radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF), personal exposimeter (PEM), electromagnetic safety, E-field strength distribution, 3D ray launching (3D-RL), urban transportation buses. 33038  ...  This work is focus on User to BS links as mobile phones are the main source of electromagnetic field for human exposure.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2019.2903405 fatcat:lf36zkxrv5fkjna7cejqvqyoty

An idiographic approach to Idiopathic Environmental Intolerance attributed to Electromagnetic Fields (IEI-EMF) Part I. Environmental, psychosocial and clinical assessment of three individuals with severe IEI-EMF

Zsuzsanna Dömötör, Zsuzsanna Szabolcs, Márk Bérdi, Michael Witthöft, Ferenc Köteles, Renáta Szemerszky
2022 Heliyon  
IEI-EMF refers to an environmental illness whose primary feature is the occurrence of symptoms that are attributed to exposure to weak electromagnetic fields (EMFs).  ...  The substantial heterogeneity in the psychological and psychopathological profiles associated with IEI-EMF warrants the use of idiographic multimodal assessments in order to better understand the different  ...  Electromagnetic hypersensitivity (aka IEI-EMF) is characterised by symptoms attributed to weak non-ionizing electromagnetic fields (EMF) (WHO, 2005) .  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.heliyon.2022.e09987 pmid:35874058 pmcid:PMC9305360 fatcat:rap3fbarifhd7g4lbkf6dln72e

A Meta-Analysis on the Relationship between Exposure to ELF-EMFs and the Risk of Female Breast Cancer

Qingsong Chen, Li Lang, Wenzhe Wu, Guoyong Xu, Xiao Zhang, Tao Li, Hanlin Huang, Syed A. Aziz
2013 PLoS ONE  
Objective: To comprehensively analyze the relationship between exposure to extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields (ELF-EMFs) and the development of female breast cancer.  ...  However, it's necessary to undertake better epidemiologic researches to verify the association between ELF-EMF and female breast cancer due to the limits of current study, especially the one on exposure  ...  Introduction Extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields (ELF-EMFs) are 0-300 Hz electromagnetic fields that are mainly generated by power transmission lines, power equipment and appliances.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069272 pmid:23869239 pmcid:PMC3712018 fatcat:3eaifg2yb5bx3m7ha3sbwmfcni

Brain Topography of Emf-Induced Eeg-Changes in Restful Wakefulness: Tracing Current Effects, Targeting Future Prospects

Biljana Gjoneska, Simona Markovska-Simoska, Hiie Hinrikus, Nada Pop-Jordanova, Jordan Pop-Jordanov
2015 PRILOZI  
Aim: The following review serves as a short-cut across a half-decade old research gap, and a clear-cut analysis on the cutting-edge knowledge of the EMF induced EEG changes.  ...  The qualitative variations, however, remain open to interpretation. Future research may benefit from multiplication of sub-specific studies leading to replication of more consistent results.  ...  Methodology of work: Only studies with clear specifications regarding the implemented technology were chosen for evaluation.  ... 
doi:10.1515/prilozi-2015-0085 pmid:27442403 fatcat:pgkbotrflze75epdtuxsbksmh4

Favourable and Unfavourable EMF Frequency Patterns in Cancer: Perspectives for Improved Therapy and Prevention

Dirk K. F. Meijer, Hans J. H. Geesink
2018 Journal of Cancer Therapy  
Carcinogenesis fits in a frequency pattern of electromagnetic field (EMF) waves, in which a gradual loss of cellular organization occurs.  ...  The characteristic feature of his model is that the coupling between matter fields (water, ions, colloids) and the electromagnetic field, originating in the vacuum, is not zero as in classical theories  ...  The authors declare that the research was conducted in the absence of any commercial or financial relationships that could be construed as a potential conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.4236/jct.2018.93019 fatcat:gwghptfa4jczll3xq2nuxhvrge

Analysis of Impacts of Expected RF EMF Exposure Restrictions on Peak EIRP of 5G User Equipment at 28 GHz and 39 GHz Bands

Bo Xu, Kun Zhao, Zhinong Ying, Daniel Sjoberg, Wang He, Sailing He
2019 IEEE Access  
Above 6 GHz, radio frequency (RF) electromagnetic field (EMF) exposure from the mobile communication user equipment (UE) should be assessed in terms of incident power density, rather than specific absorption  ...  Such regulatory RF EMF restrictions will constrain the transmit power of the UE and its peak equivalent isotropically radiated power (EIRP).  ...  Törnevik at Ericsson Research for helpful discussion.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2019.2897271 fatcat:c75ey3np7nd3fdcngo62dpgl5u

A review of the ecological effects of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF)

S. Cucurachi, W.L.M. Tamis, M.G. Vijver, W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, J.F.B. Bolte, G.R. de Snoo
2013 Environment International  
Objective: This article presents a systematic review of published scientific studies on the potential ecological effects of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) in the range of 10 MHz to 3.6  ...  In 65% of the studies, ecological effects of RF-EMF (50% of the animal studies and about 75% of the plant studies) were found both at high as well as at low dosages.  ...  The authors report no conflict of interest. The authors alone are responsible for the content and writing of the paper. Martina G.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.envint.2012.10.009 pmid:23261519 fatcat:uiuvhpvq2vcfzo7jiizams223u

Numerical assessment of EMF exposure of a cow to a wireless power transfer system for dairy cattle

Said Benaissa, Amine M. Samoudi, David Plets, Günter Vermeeren, Leen Verloock, Ben Minnaert, Nobby Stevens, Luc Martens, Frank A.M. Tuyttens, Bart Sonck, Wout Joseph
2018 Computers and Electronics in Agriculture  
13 In this paper, we assessed the exposure of a cow to the electromagnetic fields (EMFs) induced by a 14 wireless power transfer (WPT) system working at 92 kHz in a dairy barn.  ...  Cow exposure to the radiated 15 EMFs was evaluated and compared to safety guidelines. We modeled a realistic WPT system for dairy 16 cows in Sim4Life, a 3D electromagnetic simulation tool.  ...  Therefore, further research is required in this 244 direction. 245 Conclusions and future work 246 In this paper, we investigated cow exposure to EMF of a WPT system operating at 92 kHz.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.compag.2018.06.017 fatcat:ksgufkdedvaulf362ubdlmj2dm

Combining near- and far-field exposure for an organ-specific and whole-body RF-EMF proxy for epidemiological research: A reference case

Oliver Lauer, Patrizia Frei, Marie-Christine Gosselin, Wout Joseph, Martin Röösli, Jürg Fröhlich
2013 Bioelectromagnetics  
For a thorough study of potential specific and non-specific health effects, caused by radio frequency (RF) electromagnetic fields (EMF), the contribution of different radio frequency sources to the personal  ...  A framework for the combination of near-field and far-field radio frequency electromagnetic exposure sources to the average organ and whole body specific absorption rates (SAR) is presented.  ... 
doi:10.1002/bem.21782 pmid:23417714 fatcat:dwtq5ow76rbmfagtqvqh677du4

The Janus Face of the 'New Ways of Work': Rise, Risks and Regulation of Nomadic Work

Jan Popma
2013 Social Science Research Network  
(Bakker 2011) Radiation/Electromagnetic fields One of the other health risks associated with the frequent use of smartphones is exposure to electromagnetic fields.  ...  Pending further research the FNV study recommended a number of precautionary measures relating to the possible risks of electromagnetic fields, such as the use of earpieces instead of holding the mobile  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2376713 fatcat:zfgvckw2cjdtxfhv4h3m3bektu

Supplemental table - Supplemental material for Work and Breast Cancer: Recommendations to Address Research Needs

Connie L. Engel, M. Sharima Rasanayagam, Janet M. Gray, Jeanne Rizzo
2018 Figshare  
Supplemental material, Supplemental table for Work and Breast Cancer: Recommendations to Address Research Needs by Connie L. Engel, M. Sharima Rasanayagam, Janet M.  ...  Gray and Jeanne Rizzo in NEW SOLUTIONS: A Journal of Environmental and Occupational Health Policy  ...  Report for the Bureau of Health Statistics, Research and Evaluation, Occupational Health Surveillance Program, Massachusetts Department of Public Health. August 2003.  ... 
doi:10.25384/sage.6148436.v1 fatcat:rbcxtxqisbgh7hl2iaglo65ezq

Effects of Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Field (RF-EMF) exposure on male fertility and pregnancy and birth outcomes: Protocols for a systematic review of experimental studies in non-human mammals and in human sperm exposed in vitro

Francesca Pacchierotti, Lucia Ardoino, Barbara Benassi, Claudia Consales, Eugenia Cordelli, Patrizia Eleuteri, Carmela Marino, Maurizio Sciortino, Martin H. Brinkworth, Guangdi Chen, James P. McNamee, Andrew William Wood (+2 others)
2021 Environment International  
Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields (RF-EMF) at environmental level have been reported to induce adverse effects on the male reproductive system and developing embryos.  ...  The evidence will be organized into three streams: 1) Studies evaluating the impact of RF-EMF on the male reproductive system of experimental mammals; 2) studies evaluating the impact of RF-EMF on human  ...  Acknowledgments We are grateful to Emilie van Deventer, Maria Rosaria Scarfì, Eric van Rongen and Jos Verbeek, for the protocol drafts, fruitful discussion, helpful advice and manuscript revision.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.envint.2021.106806 pmid:34454359 pmcid:PMC8484860 fatcat:6lbdbn3heng6bf3bef7odwtkti

Pooled analysis of case-control studies on acoustic neuroma diagnosed 1997–2003 and 2007–2009 and use of mobile and cordless phones

2013 International Journal of Oncology  
Subjects of both genders aged 20-80 years, diagnosed during 1997-2003 in parts of Sweden, were included, and the results were published.  ...  Unconditional logistic regression analysis was performed, adjusting for age, gender, year of diagnosis and socio-economic index (SEI).  ...  Margaretha Sjölund, for assistance in the data collection and Mr. Brian Stein for general support. The reporting of cancer patients from Oncology Centres in Sweden is acknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.3892/ijo.2013.2025 pmid:23877578 pmcid:PMC3829779 fatcat:gdhax7iv4ve2xayjomx3kllrbi
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