Sm Caress

Summary

Affiliation: State University of West Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A review of a two-phase population study of multiple chemical sensitivities
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Pafford Building Room 121, 1601 Maple Street, Carrollton, GA 30118, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1490-7. 2003
  2. pmc Prevalence of multiple chemical sensitivities: a population-based study in the southeastern United States
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:746-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint National prevalence of asthma and chemical hypersensitivity: an examination of potential overlap
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:518-22. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A national population study of the prevalence of multiple chemical sensitivity
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia 30118, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:300-5. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Asthma and chemical hypersensitivity: prevalence, etiology, and age of onset
    S M Caress
    Environmental Studies, University of West Georgia, Pafford 128, Carrollton, Georgia 30118, USA
    Toxicol Ind Health 25:71-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of fragrance sensitivity in the American population
    Stanley M Caress
    University of West Georgia, Carrollton 30118, USA
    J Environ Health 71:46-50. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptomatology and etiology of multiple chemical sensitivities in the southeastern United States
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia 30118 2100, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:429-36. 2002

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc A review of a two-phase population study of multiple chemical sensitivities
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Pafford Building Room 121, 1601 Maple Street, Carrollton, GA 30118, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1490-7. 2003
    ..5%) attributed it to solvents. Only 1.4% had a history of prior emotional problems, but 37.7% developed these problems after the physical symptoms emerged. This suggests that MCS has a physiologic and not a psychologic etiology...
  2. pmc Prevalence of multiple chemical sensitivities: a population-based study in the southeastern United States
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:746-7. 2004
    ..Our prevalence for MCS is similar to that (15.9%) found by the California Department of Health Services in California and suggests that the national prevalence may be similar...
  3. ncbi request reprint National prevalence of asthma and chemical hypersensitivity: an examination of potential overlap
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:518-22. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the linkage between asthma and chemical hypersensitivity...
  4. ncbi request reprint A national population study of the prevalence of multiple chemical sensitivity
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia 30118, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:300-5. 2004
    ..6% experienced breathing difficulties and other health problems when exposed to air fresheners. Although chemical hypersensitivity was more common in women, it affected individuals in all demographic groups studied...
  5. doi request reprint Asthma and chemical hypersensitivity: prevalence, etiology, and age of onset
    S M Caress
    Environmental Studies, University of West Georgia, Pafford 128, Carrollton, Georgia 30118, USA
    Toxicol Ind Health 25:71-8. 2009
    ..2% report health problems from air fresheners, and 13.6% report their asthma was caused by toxic exposure. Asthma cases affected each racial/ethic group in roughly the same proportion, with nearly 50% classified as childhood onset...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of fragrance sensitivity in the American population
    Stanley M Caress
    University of West Georgia, Carrollton 30118, USA
    J Environ Health 71:46-50. 2009
    ..This study reveals that a considerable percentage of the U.S. population reports adverse health effects or irritation from fragranced products, with higher percentages among those with asthma and chemical sensitivity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptomatology and etiology of multiple chemical sensitivities in the southeastern United States
    Stanley M Caress
    State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia 30118 2100, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:429-36. 2002
    ..Although hypersensitivity was more common in females than males, the condition affects individuals in all categories of race/ethnicity, age, household income, and educational level...