C Aprea

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Environmental and biological monitoring of exposure to mancozeb, ethylenethiourea, and dimethoate during industrial formulation
    C Aprea
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Siena University, Italy
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 53:263-81. 1998
  2. doi request reprint Reference values of urinary trans,trans-muconic acid: Italian Multicentric Study
    C Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Azienda USL 7 di Siena, Siena, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 55:329-40. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Exposure to omethoate during stapling of ornamental plants in intensive cultivation tunnels: influence of environmental conditions on absorption of the pesticide
    C Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Azienda USL, 7 Strada del Ruffolo, Siena 53100, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:577-88. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of skin and respiratory doses and urinary excretion of alkylphosphates in workers exposed to dimethoate during treatment of olive trees
    C Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Azienda USL 7, Strada del Ruffolo, Siena, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 48:127-34. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of inhaled and cutaneous doses of imidacloprid during stapling ornamental plants in tunnels or greenhouses
    Cristina Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Area Vasta Toscana Sud, Azienda USL 7, Siena, Italy
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 19:555-69. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of respiratory and cutaneous doses of chlorothalonil during re-entry in greenhouses
    Cristina Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, Strada del Ruffolo, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 778:131-45. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Biological monitoring of pesticide exposure: a review of analytical methods
    Cristina Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, National Health Service, Siena, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 769:191-219. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of respiratory and cutaneous doses and urinary excretion of alkylphosphates by workers in greenhouses treated with omethoate, fenitrothion, and tolclofos-methyl
    C Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, Siena, Italy
    AIHAJ 62:87-95. 2001
  9. pmc Biologic monitoring of exposure to organophosphorus pesticides in 195 Italian children
    C Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, Siena, Italy
    Environ Health Perspect 108:521-5. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Health risk and occupation in agricultural settings in Italy
    Lucia Miligi
    Unit of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology, Center for Study and Prevention of Cancer, Florence, Italy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:96-102. 2005

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Environmental and biological monitoring of exposure to mancozeb, ethylenethiourea, and dimethoate during industrial formulation
    C Aprea
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Siena University, Italy
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 53:263-81. 1998
    ..Serum and erythrocyte cholinesterase activities in workers formulating dimethoate products were not significantly different before and after exposure...
  2. doi request reprint Reference values of urinary trans,trans-muconic acid: Italian Multicentric Study
    C Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Azienda USL 7 di Siena, Siena, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 55:329-40. 2008
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  3. ncbi request reprint Exposure to omethoate during stapling of ornamental plants in intensive cultivation tunnels: influence of environmental conditions on absorption of the pesticide
    C Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Azienda USL, 7 Strada del Ruffolo, Siena 53100, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:577-88. 2005
    ..5%...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of skin and respiratory doses and urinary excretion of alkylphosphates in workers exposed to dimethoate during treatment of olive trees
    C Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Azienda USL 7, Strada del Ruffolo, Siena, Italy
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 48:127-34. 2005
    ..Urinary alkylphosphates showed a good correlation with estimated absorbed doses and are confirmed as sensitive biologic indicators of exposure to phosphoric esters...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of inhaled and cutaneous doses of imidacloprid during stapling ornamental plants in tunnels or greenhouses
    Cristina Aprea
    Laboratorio di Sanità Pubblica, Area Vasta Toscana Sud, Azienda USL 7, Siena, Italy
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 19:555-69. 2009
    ..05 mg/kg body weight. The hands and exposed skin of all workers were found to be contaminated, indicating that greater precautions, such as daily changing of gloves and clothing, are necessary to reduce skin exposure...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of respiratory and cutaneous doses of chlorothalonil during re-entry in greenhouses
    Cristina Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, Strada del Ruffolo, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 778:131-45. 2002
    ..03 mg/kg body mass. The hands and unexposed skin of all workers were always found to be contaminated. Greater precautions are therefore needed to reduce skin exposure (clean gloves and suitable clean clothing every day)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Biological monitoring of pesticide exposure: a review of analytical methods
    Cristina Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, National Health Service, Siena, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 769:191-219. 2002
    ..Since biological indices of exposure are only available for a few compounds, biological reference values, established for the general population, may be used for comparison with levels of professionally exposed subjects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of respiratory and cutaneous doses and urinary excretion of alkylphosphates by workers in greenhouses treated with omethoate, fenitrothion, and tolclofos-methyl
    C Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, Siena, Italy
    AIHAJ 62:87-95. 2001
    ..In this study the hands were always a source of contact with the pesticides. Greater precautions should be taken to reduce contamination (clean gloves, constant use of gloves)...
  9. pmc Biologic monitoring of exposure to organophosphorus pesticides in 195 Italian children
    C Aprea
    Department of Occupational Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene, Siena, Italy
    Environ Health Perspect 108:521-5. 2000
    ..The urinary excretion of alkylphosphates in children was significantly higher than in a group of the adult population resident in the same province...
  10. ncbi request reprint Health risk and occupation in agricultural settings in Italy
    Lucia Miligi
    Unit of Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology, Center for Study and Prevention of Cancer, Florence, Italy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:96-102. 2005
    ..Preliminary data on pesticide-related illnesses must be taken into account, and a national surveillance system should be implemented to identify areas at high risk and to promote exposure-control programs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Twenty-four-hour urinary excretion of ten pesticide metabolites in healthy adults in two different areas of Italy (Florence and Ragusa)
    Calogero Saieva
    Molecular and Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, CSPO, Scientific Institute of Tuscany, Via di San Salvi 12, 50135 Florence, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 332:71-80. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that food monitoring programs should be supported by general campaigns aimed to reduce the use of pesticides in agriculture...