Z P Vassilev

Summary

Affiliation: Covance Laboratories
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Safety and efficacy of over-the-counter cough and cold medicines for use in children
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    Epidemiology, Covance Periapproval Services, 555 North Lane, Suite 6000, Conshohocken, PA, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:233-42. 2010
  2. doi Adverse reactions to over-the-counter cough and cold products among children: the cases managed out of hospitals
    Z P Vassilev
    Covance Periapproval Services, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    J Clin Pharm Ther 34:313-8. 2009
  3. doi Evaluation of adverse drug reactions reported to a poison control center between 2000 and 2007
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    Covance Inc, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 66:481-7. 2009
  4. ncbi Poison control center surge capacity during an unusual increase in call volume--results from a natural experiment
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 22:55-8. 2007
  5. ncbi The impact of a poison control center on the length of hospital stay for patients with poisoning
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey 07107, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 70:107-10. 2007
  6. ncbi Trends in age-specific human poisoning exposures reported to a regional poison control center, 1997-2001
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 46:39-42. 2004
  7. ncbi Trends in major types of poisoning exposures in children reported to a regional poison control center, 1994-2001
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, 65 Bergen Street, 4th Floor, Newark, NJ 07107, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:573-6. 2004
  8. ncbi Seasonal changes in poisoning exposures reported to a regional poison center from coastal resort areas
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07107, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:315-8. 2005
  9. ncbi Assessment of barriers to utilization of poison centers by Hispanic/Latino populations
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey 07107, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:1711-8. 2006
  10. ncbi Assessment of the utilization of a state AIDS/STD hotline by persons with and without HIV infection and their information needs
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey 07107, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:684-9. 2005

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi Safety and efficacy of over-the-counter cough and cold medicines for use in children
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    Epidemiology, Covance Periapproval Services, 555 North Lane, Suite 6000, Conshohocken, PA, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:233-42. 2010
    ..Furthermore, additional research is needed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of these medicines in the broader pediatric population...
  2. doi Adverse reactions to over-the-counter cough and cold products among children: the cases managed out of hospitals
    Z P Vassilev
    Covance Periapproval Services, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    J Clin Pharm Ther 34:313-8. 2009
    ..The goal was to focus on cases that are usually managed out of hospitals and may not be recognized by the traditional adverse events surveillance and reporting programs...
  3. doi Evaluation of adverse drug reactions reported to a poison control center between 2000 and 2007
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    Covance Inc, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 66:481-7. 2009
    ..The likelihood of hospitalization caused by adverse drug reactions (ADRs) from commonly implicated therapeutic groups is discussed...
  4. ncbi Poison control center surge capacity during an unusual increase in call volume--results from a natural experiment
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 22:55-8. 2007
    ..The disruption in telephone service led to the need to reroute calls from that geographical catchment area to the New Jersey Poison Information and Education System (NJPIES) for several hours...
  5. ncbi The impact of a poison control center on the length of hospital stay for patients with poisoning
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey 07107, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 70:107-10. 2007
    ..Such a decrease may translate into substantial savings in health care costs and resources...
  6. ncbi Trends in age-specific human poisoning exposures reported to a regional poison control center, 1997-2001
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 46:39-42. 2004
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  7. ncbi Trends in major types of poisoning exposures in children reported to a regional poison control center, 1994-2001
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, 65 Bergen Street, 4th Floor, Newark, NJ 07107, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:573-6. 2004
  8. ncbi Seasonal changes in poisoning exposures reported to a regional poison center from coastal resort areas
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07107, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:315-8. 2005
    ..Poisoning exposure calls seem to increase particularly during the months of July and August. A greater effort may have to be put into activities related to poison control and prevention into such areas during the vacation season...
  9. ncbi Assessment of barriers to utilization of poison centers by Hispanic/Latino populations
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey 07107, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:1711-8. 2006
    ..Respondent-recommended strategies for increasing awareness of NJPIES among Hispanics/Latinos included advertising on TV, and distributing information through school and church bulletins...
  10. ncbi Assessment of the utilization of a state AIDS/STD hotline by persons with and without HIV infection and their information needs
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark, New Jersey 07107, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:684-9. 2005
    ..While callers who had the infection were most likely to ask about treatment options, financial assistance, and support groups, the rest of the callers were more likely to inquire about testing site location and prevention information...
  11. ncbi Adverse interactions with antiretroviral agents: focus on recreational and addiction drugs
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    AIDS Read 14:96. 2004
  12. ncbi Rapid communication: sociodemographic differences between counties with high and low utilization of a regional poison control center
    Zdravko P Vassilev
    New Jersey Poison Information and Education System, Newark 07107, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 66:1905-8. 2003
    ..Further study is needed to examine the underlying reasons for the underutilization of PCC among such populations and to explore methods for improving their awareness and use of the services provided by PCC...