- Tobacco smoke and pregnancy: segmental analysis of nicotine in maternal hairNataša Brajenović
Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, HR 10001 Zagreb, Croatia
Arch Environ Occup Health 68:117-22. 2013..These results suggest that when assessing tobacco exposure as measured by nicotine in hair, metabolic changes of nicotine during pregnancy should be taken into consideration...
- Optimisation of a solid-phase microextraction method for the analysis of nicotine in hairIrena Brcić Karaconji
Analytical Toxicology and Mineral Metabolism Unit, Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb, Croatia
J Sep Sci 34:2726-31. 2011..The described HS-SPME procedure is fast, simple, sensitive, and solvent-free and is therefore suitable for studies involving ETS exposure assessment...
- Evaluation of Urinary Btex, Nicotine, and Cotinine as Biomarkers of Airborne Pollutants in Nonsmokers and SmokersNataša Brajenović
a Analytical Toxicology and Mineral Metabolism Unit, Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb, Croatia
J Toxicol Environ Health A 78:1133-6. 2015..Further, there was a lack of significant contribution of BTEX to urinary nicotine and cotinine concentrations in nonsmokers. Thus, it was presumed that vehicle exhaust was the main source of exposure to BTEX in nonsmokers. ..