B Curwin

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary and hand wipe pesticide levels among farmers and nonfarmers in Iowa
    Brian D Curwin
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:500-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Pesticide contamination inside farm and nonfarm homes
    Brian D Curwin
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS R 14, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:357-67. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary pesticide concentrations among children, mothers and fathers living in farm and non-farm households in iowa
    Brian D Curwin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 51:53-65. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of immunoassay and HPLC-MS/MS used to measure urinary metabolites of atrazine, metolachlor, and chlorpyrifos from farmers and non-farmers in Iowa
    Brian D Curwin
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:205-12. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Exposure characterization of metal oxide nanoparticles in the workplace
    Brian Curwin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:580-7. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Pesticide dose estimates for children of Iowa farmers and non-farmers
    Brian D Curwin
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS R 14, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Environ Res 105:307-15. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Nicotine exposure and decontamination on tobacco harvesters' hands
    Brian D Curwin
    Industrywide Studies Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway MSR 14, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 49:407-13. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Acephate exposure and decontamination on tobacco harvesters' hands
    Brian D Curwin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, Industrywide Studies Branch, 4676 Columbia Parkway MS R 14, Cincinnati Ohio 45226, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:203-10. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Pesticide use and practices in an Iowa farm family pesticide exposure study
    B Curwin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 8:423-33. 2002
  10. pmc Surface sampling methods for Bacillus anthracis spore contamination
    Wayne T Sanderson
    Centers for Desease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1145-51. 2002

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Urinary and hand wipe pesticide levels among farmers and nonfarmers in Iowa
    Brian D Curwin
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:500-8. 2005
    ..The majority of the hand wipe samples were nondetectable. However, detection of atrazine in the hand wipes was significantly associated with urinary levels of atrazine above the median (P-value <0.01)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pesticide contamination inside farm and nonfarm homes
    Brian D Curwin
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS R 14, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:357-67. 2005
    ..These herbicides are not applied in or around the home but they appear to be getting into the home para-occupationally. For agricultural pesticides, take-home exposure may be an important source of home contamination...
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary pesticide concentrations among children, mothers and fathers living in farm and non-farm households in iowa
    Brian D Curwin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 51:53-65. 2007
    ..There were generally good correlations for urinary metabolite levels among members of the same family...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of immunoassay and HPLC-MS/MS used to measure urinary metabolites of atrazine, metolachlor, and chlorpyrifos from farmers and non-farmers in Iowa
    Brian D Curwin
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:205-12. 2010
    ..0015-0.0039 microg l(-1), 0.12-0.16 microg l(-1), and 2.9-3.0 microg l(-1), respectively. Immunoassays tend to be cheaper and faster than HPLC-MS/MS, however, they may result in an upward bias of urinary pesticide metabolite levels...
  5. doi request reprint Exposure characterization of metal oxide nanoparticles in the workplace
    Brian Curwin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:580-7. 2011
    ..1 and 1 μm. The greatest potential for exposure to workers occurred during the handling process. However, the exposure is occurring at levels that are well below established and proposed limits...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pesticide dose estimates for children of Iowa farmers and non-farmers
    Brian D Curwin
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS R 14, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Environ Res 105:307-15. 2007
    ..Doses were similar for male and female children. A trend of decreasing dose with increasing age was observed for chlorpyrifos...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nicotine exposure and decontamination on tobacco harvesters' hands
    Brian D Curwin
    Industrywide Studies Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway MSR 14, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 49:407-13. 2005
    ..012). A substantial amount of nicotine was transferred to the hands, but washing with soap and water in the field significantly reduced nicotine levels by an average of 96% (P < 0.0001)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acephate exposure and decontamination on tobacco harvesters' hands
    Brian D Curwin
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, Industrywide Studies Branch, 4676 Columbia Parkway MS R 14, Cincinnati Ohio 45226, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:203-10. 2003
    ..0001) with levels reduced by 96%. A substantial amount of acephate was transferred to the hands, and while hand washing significantly reduced the amount of residue on the hands, not all residue was removed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pesticide use and practices in an Iowa farm family pesticide exposure study
    B Curwin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 8:423-33. 2002
    ..In addition to providing a description of pesticide use, the data presented here will be useful in evaluating potential contributing factors to household pesticide contamination and family exposure...
  10. pmc Surface sampling methods for Bacillus anthracis spore contamination
    Wayne T Sanderson
    Centers for Desease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1145-51. 2002
    ..Wipe samples collected after HEPA vacuum samples and HEPA vacuum samples collected after wipe samples indicated that neither method completely removed spores from the sampled surfaces...