Key Publications from this work
McKinley, J.M, Mueller, U., Atkinson, P.M., Ofterdinger, U., Cox, S F., Doherty, R., Fogarty, D., Egozcue, J.J., Pawlowsky-Glahn, V. (2020) Chronic kidney disease of unknown origin is associated with social deprivation and environmental urbanisation in Belfast, UK., Environ Geochem Health. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10653-020-00618-y
McKinley, J.M, Mueller, U., Atkinson, P.M., Ofterdinger, U., Jackson, C., Cox, S F., Doherty, R., Fogarty, D., Egozcue, J.J., Pawlowsky-Glahn, V. (2020) Investigating the influence of environmental factors on the incidence of renal disease with compositional data analysis using balances. Applied Computing and Geosciences, vol 6, 100024, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acags.2020.100024
Jackson, CE, McKinley, JM, Ofterdinger, U, Fogarty, D, Atkinson, PM & Palmer, S 2016, 'Investigating relations between environmental toxins in northern Irish soils and streams and Chronic Kidney Disease prevalence' Applied Geochemistry. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2016.10.016
McKinley, J, Ofterdinger, U, Palmer, S, Jackson, C, Fogarty, D & Gavin, A 2016, Combining environmental and medical datasets to explore potential associations between environmental factors and health: Policy implications for human health risk assessments. in M Young (ed.), Unearthed: impacts of the Tellus surveys of the north of Ireland. Royal Irish Academy Science Series, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, pp. 337-345.
McKinley, J.M., Ofterdinger, U., Young, M., Barsby, A. & Gavin, A. 2013, 'Investigating local relationships between trace elements in soils and cancer data' Spatial Statistics, vol 5, pp. 25-41., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spasta.2013.05.001
Barsby, A., McKinley, J.M., Ofterdinger, U., Young, M., Cave, M.R. & Wragg, J. 2012, 'Bioaccessibility of trace elements in soils in Northern Ireland' Science of The Total Environment, vol 433, no. null, pp. 398-417., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.05.099