Toby Litovitz

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Preventing battery ingestions: an analysis of 8648 cases
    Toby Litovitz
    National Capital Poison Center, 3201 New Mexico Ave, Suite 310, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1178-83. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Emerging battery-ingestion hazard: clinical implications
    Toby Litovitz
    National Capital Poison Center, 3201 New Mexico Ave, Suite 310, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1168-77. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Determinants of U.S. poison center utilization
    Toby Litovitz
    National Capital Poison Center, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 48:449-57. 2010

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Preventing battery ingestions: an analysis of 8648 cases
    Toby Litovitz
    National Capital Poison Center, 3201 New Mexico Ave, Suite 310, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1178-83. 2010
    ..Thirteen deaths have been reported. The objective of this study was to explore button battery ingestion scenarios to formulate prevention strategies...
  2. doi request reprint Emerging battery-ingestion hazard: clinical implications
    Toby Litovitz
    National Capital Poison Center, 3201 New Mexico Ave, Suite 310, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1168-77. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify battery ingestion outcome predictors and trends, define the urgency of intervention, and refine treatment guidelines...
  3. doi request reprint Determinants of U.S. poison center utilization
    Toby Litovitz
    National Capital Poison Center, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 48:449-57. 2010
    ..However, utilization requires awareness of the poison center. Penetrance, defined as the number of human poison exposures reported to a poison center per 1,000 population, has been used as a marker of poison center awareness...