Affiliation: Harvard University
- Witchcraft or mycotoxin? The Salem witch trialsA Woolf
Harvard Medical School, Boston Children s Hospital, Massachusetts Poison Control System, 02115, USA
J Toxicol Clin Toxicol 38:457-60. 2000..When the evidence is weighed carefully both pro and con, it seems unlikely that ergotism explains much of what went on in colonial Salem...
- Nail primer cosmetics: correlations between product pH and adequacy of labelingA D Woolf
Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Toxicol Clin Toxicol 37:827-32. 1999..However, some primers contain alternative ingredients, which may or may not pose the same risk; product labeling information is variable and may be confusing to consumers...
- A 4-year-old girl with manifestations of multiple chemical sensitivitiesA Woolf
Pediatric Environmental Health Subspecialty Unit and Clinical Toxicology Program, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
Environ Health Perspect 108:1219-23. 2000..I review definitions, mechanisms, diagnostic strategies, and management, and discuss some uniquely pediatric features of MCS as illustrated by this case...
- Adolescent occupational toxic exposures: a national studyA Woolf
IC Smith Building, Children s Hospital, Regional Poison Control and Prevention Center, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:704-10. 2001..Such incidents are unlikely to be reported to either federal or state agencies. However, poison control centers often get called about these poisonings and might serve as a resource for monitoring their occurrence...
- Childhood injuries from artificial nail primer cosmetic productsA Woolf
Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:41-6. 1998..Methacrylic acid-containing primers used in artificial nail cosmetic products are typically not contained in child-resistant packaging, although they are sold to the general public...