Leisa Maree L Toms

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in human milk from Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology EnTox, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Chemosphere 68:797-803. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in sediment by salinity and land-use type from Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, The University of Queensland, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland, 4108, Brisbane, Australia
    Environ Int 34:58-66. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Higher accumulation of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in infants than in adults
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains 4108, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 42:7510-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Concentrations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in matched samples of human milk, dust and indoor air
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD, 4108, Australia
    Environ Int 35:864-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in samples collected from indoor environments in South East Queensland, Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD 4108, Australia
    Chemosphere 76:173-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Polyfluoroalkyl chemicals in pooled blood serum from infants, children, and adults in Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 43:4194-9. 2009
  7. pmc Serum polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) levels are higher in children (2-5 years of age) than in infants and adults
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1461-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Monitoring exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in an Australian population using pooled urine samples
    Phong K Thai
    International Laboratory for Air Quality and Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia Electronic address
    Environ Int 88:30-5. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Brominated flame retardants in the Australian population: 1993-2009
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    Medical Radiation Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Chemosphere 89:398-403. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Assessing exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) for workers in the vicinity of a large recycling facility
    Laurence K Hearn
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, The University of Queensland, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD 4108, Australia
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 92:222-8. 2013

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in human milk from Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology EnTox, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Chemosphere 68:797-803. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that the exposure pathways which contribute to the PBDE body burden in the Australian population require a better understanding in order to determine future policy regarding their use and disposal...
  2. ncbi request reprint Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in sediment by salinity and land-use type from Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, The University of Queensland, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland, 4108, Brisbane, Australia
    Environ Int 34:58-66. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Higher accumulation of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in infants than in adults
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains 4108, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 42:7510-5. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Concentrations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in matched samples of human milk, dust and indoor air
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD, 4108, Australia
    Environ Int 35:864-9. 2009
    ..In addition, temporal trend analysis is necessary with continued monitoring of PBDEs in the human population as well as in the suggested exposure matrices of food, dust and air...
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in samples collected from indoor environments in South East Queensland, Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD 4108, Australia
    Chemosphere 76:173-8. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Polyfluoroalkyl chemicals in pooled blood serum from infants, children, and adults in Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 43:4194-9. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Serum polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) levels are higher in children (2-5 years of age) than in infants and adults
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1461-5. 2009
    ..Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) are used as flame retardants in many products and have been detected in human samples worldwide. Limited data show that concentrations are elevated in young children...
  8. doi request reprint Monitoring exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in an Australian population using pooled urine samples
    Phong K Thai
    International Laboratory for Air Quality and Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia Electronic address
    Environ Int 88:30-5. 2016
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Brominated flame retardants in the Australian population: 1993-2009
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    Medical Radiation Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Chemosphere 89:398-403. 2012
    ..441) from 2002/03 to 2008/09. Continued monitoring including both human milk and serum for HBCD and PBDEs is required to observe trends in human body burden of HBCD and PBDEs body burden following changes to usage...
  10. doi request reprint Assessing exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) for workers in the vicinity of a large recycling facility
    Laurence K Hearn
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, The University of Queensland, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD 4108, Australia
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 92:222-8. 2013
    ..This was attributed to the relatively high background exposures for the general Australian population via dietary intake and the home environment...
  11. doi request reprint Triclosan in individual human milk samples from Australia
    Leisa Maree L Toms
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology EnTox, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Chemosphere 85:1682-6. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Spatial mapping of city-wide PBDE levels using an exponential decay model
    Laurence K Hearn
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD 4108, Australia
    J Environ Monit 14:643-50. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Use of simple pharmacokinetic modeling to characterize exposure of Australians to perfluorooctanoic acid and perfluorooctane sulfonic acid
    Jack Thompson
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, QLD, 4108, Australia
    Environ Int 36:390-7. 2010
    ..The same results were seen for PFOS intake with significant differences by age group (p<0.001), sex (p=0.001) and date of collection (p=0.016)...
  14. doi request reprint Demographic and temporal trends of hexabromocyclododecanes (HBCDD) in an Australian population
    Daniel S Drage
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, The University of Queensland, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia Electronic address
    Environ Res 152:192-198. 2017
    ..HBCDD concentrations appear to be significantly higher in females than in males, however the reasons for this are unclear...
  15. doi request reprint Elevated levels of PFOS and PFHxS in firefighters exposed to aqueous film forming foam (AFFF)
    Anna Rotander
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology EnTox, The University of Queensland, QLD 4108, Australia Electronic address
    Environ Int 82:28-34. 2015
    ..The outcomes were serum cholesterol, triglycerides, high-density lipoproteins, low density lipoproteins, and uric acid. No statistical associations between any of these endpoints and serum PFAA concentrations were observed. ..
  16. doi request reprint Monthly variation in faeces:blood concentration ratio of persistent organic pollutants over the first year of life: a case study of one infant
    Yiqin Chen
    The University of Queensland, National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, Australia Electronic address
    Environ Res 147:259-68. 2016
    ..The intra-individual variation in Kfb in infants is worthy of further investigation...
  17. doi request reprint BDE-209 in the Australian Environment: Desktop review
    Karin English
    School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia Children s Health and Environment Program, Child Health Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia Queensland Children s Medical Research Institute, Children s Health Research Centre, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    J Hazard Mater 320:194-203. 2016
    ..The findings from this study will aid in the development of appropriate policies, should listing of c-decaBDE on the Stockholm Convention and Australia's ratification of that listing proceed...
  18. doi request reprint Novel fluorinated surfactants tentatively identified in firefighters using liquid chromatography quadrupole time-of-flight tandem mass spectrometry and a case-control approach
    Anna Rotander
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology EnTox, The University of Queensland, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 49:2434-42. 2015
    ..The application of this strategy has allowed for identification of previously unreported fluorinated chemicals in a timely and cost-efficient way. ..
  19. doi request reprint Pooled biological specimens for human biomonitoring of environmental chemicals: opportunities and limitations
    Amy L Heffernan
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology EnTox, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 24:225-32. 2014
    ..In addition, the use of pooled samples can provide population estimates while avoiding ethical difficulties that may be associated with reporting individual results. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Levels of 12 perfluorinated chemicals in pooled australian serum, collected 2002-2003, in relation to age, gender, and region
    Anna Karrman
    Man Technology Environment MTM Research Centre, brebro University, SE 701 82 Orebro, Sweden
    Environ Sci Technol 40:3742-8. 2006
    ..S.A. These results suggest that emissions from production in the Northern Hemisphere are of less importance for human exposure...
  21. doi request reprint The influence of age and gender on triclosan concentrations in Australian human blood serum
    Mats Allmyr
    Institute of Odontology, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 4064, SE 141 04 Huddinge, Sweden
    Sci Total Environ 393:162-7. 2008
    ..The triclosan concentrations were a factor of 2 higher in Australian serum than in Swedish plasma...