household products

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Summary: Substances or materials used in the course of housekeeping or personal routine.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Unintentional household poisoning in children
    S Meyer
    Poison Control Centre, University Children s Hospital of Saarland, Homburg, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 219:254-70. 2007
  2. ncbi Symptoms of mothers and infants related to total volatile organic compounds in household products
    Alexandra Farrow
    Department of Health and Social Care, Brunel University, Isleworth, United Kingdom
    Arch Environ Health 58:633-41. 2003
  3. pmc Self-reported chemicals exposure, beliefs about disease causation, and risk of breast cancer in the Cape Cod Breast Cancer and Environment Study: a case-control study
    Ami R Zota
    Silent Spring Institute, 29 Crafts Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Environ Health 9:40. 2010
  4. ncbi Analysis of phthalic acid diesters, monoester, and other plasticizers in polyvinyl chloride household products in Japan
    Tsuyoshi Kawakami
    Division of Environmental Chemistry, National Institute of Health Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 46:855-64. 2011
  5. ncbi Measurement and human exposure assessment of brominated flame retardants in household products from South China
    She Jun Chen
    State Key Laboratory of Organic Geochemistry, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, China
    J Hazard Mater 176:979-84. 2010
  6. ncbi Variation of consumer contact with household products: a preliminary investigation
    M E Weegels
    School of Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
    Risk Anal 21:499-511. 2001
  7. pmc Quantitative assessment of airborne exposures generated during common cleaning tasks: a pilot study
    Anila Bello
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 410 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health 9:76. 2010
  8. ncbi Survey of organosilicone compounds, including cyclic and linear siloxanes, in personal-care and household products
    Yuichi Horii
    Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY 12201 0509, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 55:701-10. 2008
  9. ncbi Household chemicals, persistent wheezing and lung function: effect modification by atopy?
    J Henderson
    Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children, Dept of Community Based Medicine, 24 Tyndall Ave, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1BR, UK
    Eur Respir J 31:547-54. 2008
  10. ncbi Domestic use of hypochlorite bleach, atopic sensitization, and respiratory symptoms in adults
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:731-8.e1. 2009

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Publications245 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Unintentional household poisoning in children
    S Meyer
    Poison Control Centre, University Children s Hospital of Saarland, Homburg, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 219:254-70. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi Symptoms of mothers and infants related to total volatile organic compounds in household products
    Alexandra Farrow
    Department of Health and Social Care, Brunel University, Isleworth, United Kingdom
    Arch Environ Health 58:633-41. 2003
    ..to determine whether reported symptoms of mothers and infants were associated significantly with the use of household products that raised indoor levels of total volatile organic compounds (TVOCs)...
  3. pmc Self-reported chemicals exposure, beliefs about disease causation, and risk of breast cancer in the Cape Cod Breast Cancer and Environment Study: a case-control study
    Ami R Zota
    Silent Spring Institute, 29 Crafts Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Environ Health 9:40. 2010
    ..This population-based case-control study investigated whether use of household cleaners and pesticides increases breast cancer risk...
  4. ncbi Analysis of phthalic acid diesters, monoester, and other plasticizers in polyvinyl chloride household products in Japan
    Tsuyoshi Kawakami
    Division of Environmental Chemistry, National Institute of Health Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 46:855-64. 2011
    ..diisobutylate (TMPDIB)], and mono 2-ethylhexyl phthalate(MEHP) in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) household products that children often places in their mouths and/or contact with their skin (41 products, 47 samples) in Japan...
  5. ncbi Measurement and human exposure assessment of brominated flame retardants in household products from South China
    She Jun Chen
    State Key Laboratory of Organic Geochemistry, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, China
    J Hazard Mater 176:979-84. 2010
    ..BFRs), polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), and decabromodiphenyl ethane (DBDPE) were examined in household products in the Pearl River Delta, South China, including electronic appliances, furniture and upholstery, car ..
  6. ncbi Variation of consumer contact with household products: a preliminary investigation
    M E Weegels
    School of Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
    Risk Anal 21:499-511. 2001
    ..Although diaries and home visits are time-consuming, the combination provided insight into variation as well as relations among frequency, duration, and amount of use...
  7. pmc Quantitative assessment of airborne exposures generated during common cleaning tasks: a pilot study
    Anila Bello
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 410 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health 9:76. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi Survey of organosilicone compounds, including cyclic and linear siloxanes, in personal-care and household products
    Yuichi Horii
    Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY 12201 0509, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 55:701-10. 2008
    ..The results of our study suggest that a wide variety of consumer products that are used on a daily basis contain cyclic and linear siloxanes and these products can contribute considerably to human exposures...
  9. ncbi Household chemicals, persistent wheezing and lung function: effect modification by atopy?
    J Henderson
    Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children, Dept of Community Based Medicine, 24 Tyndall Ave, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1BR, UK
    Eur Respir J 31:547-54. 2008
    ..This may result from pre-natal developmental effects or post-natal irritant effects on the developing airway, but is unlikely to be mediated through increased hygiene in the home...
  10. ncbi Domestic use of hypochlorite bleach, atopic sensitization, and respiratory symptoms in adults
    Jan Paul Zock
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:731-8.e1. 2009
    ..Professional use of hypochlorite (bleach) has been associated with respiratory symptoms. Bleach is capable of inactivating allergens, and there are indications that its domestic use may reduce the risk of allergies in children...
  11. ncbi What you don't know can hurt you: household products and events
    S D Leonard
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3013, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 32:383-8. 2000
    ..represented by two diverse samples) to evaluate their knowledge about the hazards associated with common household products and situations using both multiple choice and open-ended surveys...
  12. pmc Antibacterial household products: cause for concern
    S B Levy
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 7:512-5. 2001
    ..As with antibiotics, prudent use of these products is urged. Their designated purpose is to protect vulnerable patients...
  13. pmc Effect of antibacterial home cleaning and handwashing products on infectious disease symptoms: a randomized, double-blind trial
    Elaine L Larson
    Columbia University and Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:321-9. 2004
    ..Despite the widespread household use of cleaning and personal hygiene products containing antibacterial ingredients, their effects on the incidence of infectious disease symptoms have not been studied...
  14. pmc Frequent use of chemical household products is associated with persistent wheezing in pre-school age children
    A Sherriff
    Unit of Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, Division of Child Health, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1BR, UK
    Thorax 60:45-9. 2005
    ..A study was undertaken to investigate the association between maternal use of chemical based products in the prenatal period and patterns of wheeze in early childhood...
  15. ncbi Improving emissions estimates of home and personal care products ingredients for use in EU risk assessments
    Oliver R Price
    Safety and Environmental Assurance Centre, Unilever, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 6:677-84. 2010
    ..Accordingly, it may be justified to use such an analysis to refine the default values in order to provide more realistic exposure estimates for use in REACh assessments...
  16. ncbi A survey of polycyclic musks in selected household commodities from the United States
    Jessica L Reiner
    Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, State University of New York at Albany, Empire State Plaza, P O Box 509, Albany, NY 12201 0509, USA
    Chemosphere 62:867-73. 2006
    ..The highest concentrations were found in perfumes, body creams and lotions, and deodorants. The results suggest that a wide variety of source materials exist for HHCB and AHTN, and that these materials are used on a daily basis...
  17. ncbi Volatile pollutants emitted from selected liquid household products
    Ki Dong Kwon
    Department of Indoor Environment, National Institute of Environment Research, Incheon, South Korea
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 15:521-6. 2008
    To identify household products that may be potential sources of indoor air pollution, the chemical composition emitted from the products should be surveyed...
  18. ncbi Cleaning products and air fresheners: emissions and resulting concentrations of glycol ethers and terpenoids
    B C Singer
    Atmospheric Sciences Department, Environmental Energy Technologies Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Indoor Air 16:179-91. 2006
    ..During air-freshener use, d-limonene, dihydromyrcenol, linalool, linalyl acetate, and beta-citronellol) were emitted at 35-180 mg/day over 3 days while air concentrations averaged 30-160 microg/m3...
  19. pmc Common household chemicals and the allergy risks in pre-school age children
    Hyunok Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e13423. 2010
    ..The risk of indoor exposure to volatile organic compounds (VOCs) on allergic airway diseases in children remains unknown...
  20. ncbi Occupational exposures among domestic and industrial professional cleaners
    Ahmed A Arif
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:458-63. 2008
    ..Despite being a large part of the workforce, cleaners remain a relatively understudied occupational group in the USA...
  21. ncbi Determination of 2-butoxyethanol emissions from selected consumer products and its application in assessment of inhalation exposure associated with cleaning tasks
    J Zhu
    Product Safety Laboratory, Product Safety Bureau, Health Canada, Ottawa
    Environ Int 26:589-97. 2001
    ..075 and 0.186 mg (kg b.w.)(-1) day(-1) for two all-purpose spray cleaners, and 0.004 and 0.006 mg (kg b.w.)(-1) day(-1) for two-spray glass cleaners, respectively...
  22. pmc Asthma, chronic bronchitis, and exposure to irritant agents in occupational domestic cleaning: a nested case-control study
    M Medina-Ramón
    Respiratory and Environmental Health Research Unit, Municipal Institute of Medical Research IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Occup Environ Med 62:598-606. 2005
    ..Women employed in domestic cleaning are at increased risk for symptoms of obstructive lung disease, but the agents responsible are unknown...
  23. ncbi Investigation of antibiotic and antibacterial agent cross-resistance in target bacteria from homes of antibacterial product users and nonusers
    E C Cole
    DynCorp Health Research Services, Morrisville, NC, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 95:664-76. 2003
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  24. pmc Orthopoxvirus detection in environmental specimens during suspected bioterror attacks: inhibitory influences of common household products
    Andreas Kurth
    Robert Koch Institute, Center for Biological Safety 1, Nordufer 20, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:32-7. 2008
    ..In particular, we investigated the inhibitory influences of different common household products present in environmental specimens on PCR yield, EM detection, and virus isolation...
  25. ncbi Unintentional childhood poisoning in the Sharon area in Israel: a prospective 5-year study
    Y Uziel
    Department of Pediatrics, Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:248-51. 2005
    ..To study the epidemiology and risk factors for unintentional exposure to poisoning among the Jewish and the Arab population in the Sharon area in Israel...
  26. ncbi MS 04-044: demographic features of drug and chemical poisoning in northern Malaysia
    Ahmed Ibrahim Fathelrahman
    Clinical Pharmacy Program, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Minden, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 43:89-94. 2005
    ..Chinese patients constituted 37.7% of all poisoning cases, followed by the Indians (31.6%) and Malays (26.6%). Between ethnic groups, Indian patients were found to have the highest rate of poisoning admission of 75.2 per 100,000 persons...
  27. ncbi [Poisoning accidents with household chemicals among children in the period 1993-2002 compared with the period 1980-1992]
    Hans Gad Johannsen
    Odense Universitetshospital, Ulykkes Analyse Gruppen og Ortopaedkirurgisk Afdeling O
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:51-5. 2006
    ....
  28. ncbi An epidemiological study of poisoning cases reported to the National Poisons Information Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Amita Srivastava
    National Poisons Information Centre, Department of Pharmacology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Hum Exp Toxicol 24:279-85. 2005
    ..The agents belonged to various groups: household products, agricultural pesticides, industrial chemicals, drugs, plants, animal bites and stings, miscellaneous and ..
  29. ncbi The use and disposal of household pesticides
    Charlotte N B Grey
    Department of Environmental Science and Technology, Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, Prince Consort Road, Room 415, London SW7 2AZ, UK
    Environ Res 97:109-15. 2005
    ..It is a public health concern that the instructions on the labels of products may not always be understood or followed, and further understanding of user behaviour is needed...
  30. ncbi Unsafe storage of poisons in homes with toddlers
    Tinneke M J Beirens
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Accid Anal Prev 38:772-6. 2006
    ..The objective of this project was to assess the current nature and level of preventive actions that parents take to avoid unintentional poisoning among toddlers (11-18 months old)...
  31. ncbi Seasonal pesticide use in a rural community on the US/Mexico border
    Natalie C G Freeman
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:473-8. 2004
    ..However, these pesticides are used in agriculture and were not associated with reported house and yard use patterns...
  32. ncbi The role of occupational and environmental exposures in the aetiology of acquired severe aplastic anaemia: a case control investigation
    K R Muir
    Division of Public Health Medicine and Epidemiology, Medical School, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Haematol 123:906-14. 2003
    ..Self-reported chemical treatment of houses was also associated with an increased risk of developing aplastic anaemia, in keeping with previous literature...
  33. ncbi Demographical, aetiological and clinical characteristics of poisonings in Mersin, Turkey
    Ertan Mert
    Family Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mersin University Medical Faculty Hospital, Mersin, Turkey
    Hum Exp Toxicol 25:217-23. 2006
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the demographical, aetiological and clinical characteristics of acute poisonings who were admitted to a university hospital in the south part of Turkey...
  34. ncbi Occurrence and fate of emerging wastewater contaminants in Western Balkan Region
    Senka Terzic
    Center for Marine and Environmental Research, Ruder Boskovic Institute, Bijenicka 54, 10002 Zagreb, Croatia
    Sci Total Environ 399:66-77. 2008
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  35. ncbi Surveillance of toxic exposures: the pilot experience of the Poison Control Centers of Milan, Pavia and Bergamo in 2006
    Laura Settimi
    Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Via Giano della Bella 34, 00162 Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 43:287-94. 2007
    ..Although very limited, the available observations focused the attention on specific hazards and were able to highlight the potential of a toxic exposure surveillance system based on the information reported by the Italian PPC...
  36. pmc Household gas cooking: a risk factor for respiratory illnesses in preschool children
    T W Wong
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 4 F, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Arch Dis Child 89:631-6. 2004
    ..To explore the association of household gas cooking and respiratory illnesses in preschool children and their relation to outdoor air pollution...
  37. ncbi Human poisoning in Thailand: The Ramathibodi Poison Center's experience (2001-2004)
    Winai Wananukul
    Ramathibodi Poison Center and Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 45:582-8. 2007
    ..To identify poisoning and toxic exposure pattern, severity, and clinical outcome in Thailand during 2001 to 2004...
  38. ncbi Consumer perception of household hazardous materials
    Susan C Smolinske
    Children s Hospital of Michigan Regional Poison Control Center, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 45:522-5. 2007
    ..We evaluated consumer perception of household hazardous materials (HHM) to identify links between storage of HHMs and consumer perception...
  39. ncbi An evaluation of the poisoning accidents encountered in children aged 0-6 years in Kirikkale
    Sibel Erkal
    Department of Home Economics, School of Home Economics, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 48:294-300. 2006
    ..5%) stemmed from storing of drugs within the reach of children. Of all mothers participating in the study, 68.9% declared that they have taken measures to prevent future poisoning accidents in their homes...
  40. pmc Critical windows of exposure to household pesticides and risk of childhood leukemia
    Xiaomei Ma
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 24720, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:955-60. 2002
    ..The findings suggest that exposure to household pesticides is associated with an elevated risk of childhood leukemia and further indicate the importance of the timing and location of exposure...
  41. ncbi Child and maternal household chemical exposure and the risk of acute leukemia in children with Down's syndrome: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    Lucy E Alderton
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:212-21. 2006
    ..0. This exploratory study suggests that household chemical exposure may play a role in the development of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in children with Down's syndrome...
  42. ncbi What are the sources of exposure to eight frequently used phthalic acid esters in Europeans?
    Matthias Wormuth
    Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Risk Anal 26:803-24. 2006
    ..The scenario-based approach chosen in the present study provides a link between the knowledge on emission sources of phthalates and the concentrations of phthalate metabolites found in human urine...
  43. ncbi Emergency visits for childhood poisoning: a 2-year prospective multicenter survey in Spain
    Santiago Mintegi
    Hospital de Cruces, Barakaldo, Bizkaia, Spain
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:334-8. 2006
    ..To describe the characteristics of childhood poisoning leading to consultation to 17 pediatric emergency departments in Spain...
  44. ncbi Calculation methods to perform mass balances of micropollutants in sewage treatment plants. application to pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs)
    Marta Carballa
    Department of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Santiago de Compostela, E 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Environ Sci Technol 41:884-90. 2007
    ..The results obtained show that the conclusions concerning the efficiency of micropollutants removal in a particular STP may be seriously affected by the calculation method used...
  45. ncbi Pharmaceutical and personal care products in sewage treatment works
    Rakesh Kanda
    WRc NSF Limited, Henley Road, Medmenham, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, UK SL7 2HD
    J Environ Monit 5:823-30. 2003
    ..Similar removal efficiencies for tonalide were achieved at these STWs (73-96%) except at STW 1 where removal was poor (53%)...
  46. ncbi Pharmaceutical and personal care products in tile drainage following land application of municipal biosolids
    D R Lapen
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Ottawa ON, Canada K1A 0C6
    Sci Total Environ 399:50-65. 2008
    ..Tile mass loads as a percent of PPCP mass applied to soil ranged from 4.2%+/-SD of 9.2% to 7.1%+/-10.9% for the AerWay system and surface spreading plus incorporation treatments, respectively...
  47. ncbi Evaluation of measured and predicted environmental concentrations of selected human pharmaceuticals and personal care products
    Markus Liebig
    ECT Oekotoxikologie GmbH, Bottgerstrasse 2 14, 65439 Flörsheim Main, Germany
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 13:110-9. 2006
    ..Such models have been proposed by the European Agency for the Evaluation of Medicinal Products (EMEA) and the Technical Guidance Document on Risk Assessment for New Notified and Existing Chemical Substances (TGD)...
  48. ncbi Occurrence and fate of pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) in biosolids
    Kang Xia
    Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, 3111 Miller Plant Sciences Building, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Environ Qual 34:91-104. 2005
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  49. pmc Lessons learned from the Children's Environmental Exposure Research Study
    David B Resnik
    National Institute of Environmental Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:414-8. 2007
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  50. ncbi Toxicology. EPA kills Florida pesticide study
    Jocelyn Kaiser
    Science 308:340. 2005
  51. pmc Pesticide product use and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in women
    Ikuko Kato
    Department of Environmental Medicine, New York University of School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1275-81. 2004
    ....
  52. ncbi Toxicology. EPA criticized for study of child pesticide exposure
    Erik Stokstad
    Science 306:961. 2004
  53. ncbi Exposure misclassification of household pesticides and risk perception and behaviour
    Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen
    Department of Environmental Science and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
    Ann Occup Hyg 49:703-9. 2005
    ..In conclusion, pesticide use is underreported in questionnaires, and behaviour and risk perception may affect the reporting...
  54. ncbi Chemical pollution, respiratory allergy and asthma: a perspective
    Gareth S Evans
    Health and Safety Laboratory, Buxton, Derbyshire SH17 9JN, UK
    J Appl Toxicol 28:1-5. 2008
    ....
  55. ncbi Endocrine disruptors: a new scientific role for clinical pharmacologists? Impact on human health, wildlife, and the environment
    Claire M Lathers
    Office of New Animal Drug Evaluation, Center for Veterinary Medicine Food and Drug Administration FDA, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 42:7-23. 2002
    ....
  56. ncbi Prognosis of environmental concentrations by geo-referenced and generic models: a comparison of GREAT-ER and EUSES exposure simulations for some consumer-product ingredients in the Itter
    T Wind
    Henkel KGaA, VTB Ecology, Henkelstr 67, Düsseldorf D 40191, Germany
    Chemosphere 54:1145-53. 2004
    ..However, in the case of eliminable substances, it does not match the accuracy of higher-tiered geo-referenced exposure models like GREAT-ER...
  57. ncbi Good hygiene decreases exposure to toxic chemicals
    Kellyn Betts
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3124. 2008
  58. ncbi Household wood and charcoal smoke increases risk of otitis media in childhood in Maputo
    Joao Leopoldo da Costa
    Department of Community Health, Faculdade de Medicina UEM, Maputo, Mozambique
    Int J Epidemiol 33:573-8. 2004
    ..This study examined the association of otitis media in children <6 years old and the exposure to wood and charcoal smoke, as well as to other risk factors, in Maputo...
  59. ncbi [Infant exposure to potentially toxic plasticizers in products for oral use]
    Lilia Patricia Bustamante-Montes
    Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico, Toluca, Estado de Mexico, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 46:501-8. 2004
    ..To estimate the prevalence of oral product use in children less than three years of age, and to measure the concentration of phthalates as potentially toxic products...
  60. ncbi An epidemiological pattern of poisoning in India
    S K Gupta
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 11:73-4. 2002
  61. ncbi Hazardous-chemical releases in the home
    Perri Zeitz Ruckart
    Division of Health Studies, ATSDR, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Environ Health 67:14-9, 32; quiz 35-6. 2004
    ..The most frequently released chemicals are found in common household products. Human error was a factor in the majority of the releases...
  62. ncbi Releases from improper chemical mixing, Hazardous Substances Emergency Events Surveillance system, 1996-2001
    Kirsten P Ernst
    Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Division of Health Studies Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Atlanta, Georgia
    J Occup Environ Med 47:287-93. 2005
    ..To examine the public health consequences of acute hazardous substance releases resulting from the improper mixing of chemicals...
  63. ncbi [Inquiries to the Norwegian Poisons Information Centre on acute exposures to chemicals and chemical products]
    Jan Borgeraas
    Avdeling for giftinformasjon Giftinformasjonen Sosial og helsedirektoratet, Postboks 7000, St Olavs Plass, 0130 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:924-8. 2008
    ..Our aim was to characterise the frequency and severity of such exposures and to raise awareness of chemicals that rarely cause poisoning, but may lead to serious systemic toxicity even in small amounts...
  64. ncbi Accidental poisoning in New Zealand
    Kim M Yates
    Emergency Care Centre, North Shore Hospital, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 15:244-9. 2003
    ..To examine mortality and morbidity associated with accidental poisoning in New Zealand for the period of 1993-97, and make comparisons with international trends...
  65. ncbi [Profile of acute poisoning in Italy. Analysis of the data reported by Poison Centres]
    Nicolina Mucci
    Dipartimento di Documentazione, Informazione e Formazione, Istituto Superiore per la Prevenzione e la Sicurezza del Lavoro, ISPESL, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 42:268-76. 2006
    ..7%); 1-4 year age group presents the highest risk (37.0%), followed by 20-49 group (25.8%); drugs and household products are the prevalent causes of intoxications (37.4% and 26.0%, respectively); home is the place where 84...
  66. ncbi [Overdose with medicines, poisonous drugs consumed, toilet cleaner swallowed. What must the general practitioner attend to in acute poisoning? (interview by Judith Neumaier)]
    Andreas Schaper
    MMW Fortschr Med 145:19. 2003
  67. ncbi Common nontoxic pediatric ingestions
    Allison A Muller
    The Poison Control Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 31:494-6. 2005
  68. ncbi Childhood poisoning at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
    E A Adejuyigbe
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile Ife
    Niger J Med 11:183-6. 2002
    ..Improvement in the socioeconomic status of parents and health education on proper storage of household chemicals will help in reducing the incidence and mortality from poisoning...
  69. ncbi [Home environment and acute propylene glycol intoxication in a two-year old. An unusual case report]
    M Guillot
    Service de Pediatrie, CHG Robert Bisson, BP 97223, 14107 Lisieux, France
    Arch Pediatr 9:382-4. 2002
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  70. ncbi Pediatric poisoning!
    Molly Broderick
    California Poison Control System, San Diego Division, USA
    RN 67:37-8, 40-2; quiz 43. 2004
  71. ncbi Assessment of ocular and nasal irritation in asthmatics resulting from fragrance exposure
    R E Opiekun
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 33:1256-65. 2003
    ..Despite this, little evidence exists to confirm the degree to which such subjective reports are correlated with localized, objective changes in the upper or lower airways following a fragranced product exposure...
  72. ncbi Acute poisoning: exposure to DIY products
    Nicola Bates
    National Poisons Information Service, London
    Emerg Nurse 10:26-31. 2002
  73. ncbi Eye irritation caused by formaldehyde as an indoor air pollution--a controlled human exposure experiment
    X Yang
    College of Life Sciences, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, 430079, China
    Biomed Environ Sci 14:229-36. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The tests showed that eye irritation was perceived at all of the three levels...
  74. ncbi Household hazardous waste in municipal landfills: contaminants in leachate
    R J Slack
    Department of Environmental Science and Technology, Imperial College, Prince Consort Road, London, SW7 2BP, UK
    Sci Total Environ 337:119-37. 2005
    Household hazardous waste (HHW) includes waste from a number of household products such as paint, garden pesticides, pharmaceuticals, photographic chemicals, certain detergents, personal care products, fluorescent tubes, waste oil, heavy ..
  75. ncbi Risk assessment approach for untreated wastewater using the QUAL2E water quality model
    D C McAvoy
    Procter and Gamble Company, Miami Valley Laboratory, 11810 East Miami Road, Ross, Cincinnati, OH 45061, USA
    Chemosphere 52:55-66. 2003
    ..Results from this study support the use of QUAL2E for assessing the risk of consumer product ingredients in riverine systems receiving untreated wastewater...
  76. pmc Personal and political aspects of MCS
    Peggy L Davis
    Environ Health Perspect 110:A664-5. 2002
  77. ncbi Water flows of MSW landfills and implications for long-term emissions
    Renate Huber
    Department of Waste and Resource Management, Institute for Water Quality and Waste Management, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 39:885-900. 2004
    ..Leachate concentrations reflect just a small part of a landfill. Understanding water flows and measuring substance balances improve considerably the assessment of the long-term emission potentials of landfills...
  78. ncbi Fragrance ingredient labelling in products on sale in the U.K
    D A Buckley
    Department of Dermatology, Great Western Hospital, Marlborough Road, Swindon SN3 6BB, UK
    Br J Dermatol 157:295-300. 2007
    ..Cosmetic products and detergents must be labelled for 26 individual named fragrances, when present at concentrations of > 10 parts per million (p.p.m.) in leave-on products and > 100 p.p.m. in rinse-off products...
  79. ncbi Inactivation of Listeria monocytogenes, Escherichia coli O157:H7, and Salmonella typhimurium with compounds available in households
    Hua Yang
    Center for Meat Safety and Quality and Food Safety Cluster, Department of Animal Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    J Food Prot 72:1201-8. 2009
    Solutions of selected household products were tested for their effectiveness against Listeria monocytogenes, Escherichia coli O157:H7, and Salmonella Typhimurium. Hydrogen peroxide (1.5 and 3%), vinegar (2...
  80. pmc Safety evaluation of topical applications of ethanol on the skin and inside the oral cavity
    Dirk W Lachenmeier
    Chemisches und Veterinaruntersuchungsamt CVUA Karlsruhe, Weissenburger Strasse 3, D 76187 Karlsruhe, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 3:26. 2008
    ..in occupational settings, cosmetics like hairsprays or mouthwashes, pharmaceutical preparations, and many household products)...
  81. ncbi The U.S. National Library of Medicine's Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program
    Philip Wexler
    National Library of Medicine, 2 Democracy Plaza, Suite 510, Bethesda, MD 20892 5467, USA
    Toxicology 198:161-8. 2004
    ..Specialty files in occupational safety and health, and household products have recently been added to TEHIP's suite of resources...
  82. ncbi Structural influence on radical formation and sensitizing capacity of alkylic limonene hydroperoxide analogues in allergic contact dermatitis
    Staffan G H Johansson
    Dermatochemistry and Skin Allergy and Medicinal Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Gothenburg, SE 412 96 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Chem Res Toxicol 23:677-88. 2010
    ..the autoxidation of, for example, fragrance terpenes, compounds that are common in perfumes, cosmetics, and household products. A requirement of the immunological mechanisms of contact allergy is the formation of an immunogenic hapten-..
  83. ncbi Decontamination of fluid milk containing Bacillus spores using commercial household products
    D G Black
    Department of Food Science and Technology, University of Tennessee, 2605 River Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996, USA
    J Food Prot 71:473-8. 2008
    ..little data exist as to the decontamination of products and surfaces by consumers using commercial household products. Should a large scale bioterrorism incident occur in which consumer food products were contaminated with a ..
  84. ncbi Repellent effect of some household products on fly attraction to cadavers
    Damien Charabidze
    Institut de Médecine Légale et Sociale, Faculte de Medecine, Place de Verdun, 59045 Lille Cedex, France
    Forensic Sci Int 189:28-33. 2009
    ..Six common household products (gas, mosquito citronella repellent, perfume, bleach, hydrochloric acid and soda) were added to dead rats (..
  85. ncbi [Determination of organotin compounds in water soluble paints and adhesives by GC-MS]
    Tsuyoshi Kawakami
    Division of Medical Devices, National Institute of Health Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 130:223-35. 2010
    The use of tributyltin (TBT) and triphenyltin (TPT) in some household products are prohibited by "Act on the Control of Household Products Containing Harmful Substances" in Japan...
  86. ncbi Aerosolized sodium hypochlorite inhibits viability and allergenicity of mold on building materials
    John W Martyny
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 116:630-5. 2005
    ..Disinfectants that contain dilute sodium hypochlorite can kill mold and are practical to use. Whether they also inhibit mold allergy symptoms is unknown...
  87. ncbi Risk assessment of oral exposure to diisononyl phthalate from children's products
    Michael A Babich
    Directorate for Health Sciences, US Consumer Product Safety Commission, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 40:151-67. 2004
    Dialkyl phthalates are plasticizers used in household products made from polyvinyl chloride (PVC). Diisononyl phthalate (DINP) is the principal phthalate in soft plastic toys...
  88. ncbi Vitellogenin as a biomarker of exposure to estrogenic compounds in aquatic invertebrates: a review
    Valerio Matozzo
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via Ugo Bassi 58 B, Padova, Italy
    Environ Int 34:531-45. 2008
    ..E1), estriol (E3)] and synthetic chemicals, such as pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and household products (surfactants) are estrogenic compounds widespread in aquatic ecosystems...
  89. ncbi Larval exposure to 4-nonylphenol and 17beta-estradiol affects physiological and behavioral development of seawater adaptation in Atlantic salmon smolts
    Darren T Lerner
    Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:4479-85. 2007
    ..a xenoestrogen, is widespread in the aquatic environment due to its use in agricultural, industrial, and household products. We exposed Atlantic salmon yolk-sac larvae to waterborne 10 or 100 microg L(-1) NP (NP-L or NP-H, ..
  90. ncbi The epidemiology of childhood poisonings in Cyprus
    Maria Koliou
    Department of Pediatrics, Archbishop Makarios Hospital, Nicosia, Cyprus
    Eur J Pediatr 169:833-8. 2010
    ..5%), and other painkillers (4.1%). Another 37.6% of hospitalizations involved household products such as household cleaning products (11.8%), petroleum products (11.0%), and rodenticides (5.7%)...
  91. ncbi Photochemical behaviour of musk tibetene. A chemical and kinetic investigation
    Marisa Canterino
    Universita di Napoli Federico II, Facolta di Ingegneria, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Chimica, P le V Tecchio, 80 80125 Napoli, Italy
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 15:182-7. 2008
    Synthetic musk compounds are widely used as additives in personal care and household products. The photochemical degradation of musk tibetene in aqueous solutions or in acetonitrile/water mixtures under different conditions was studied in ..
  92. ncbi Nail primer cosmetics: correlations between product pH and adequacy of labeling
    A 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...
  93. ncbi Profile of childhood poisoning at a tertiary care centre in North India
    Utkarsh Kohli
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Pediatr 75:791-4. 2008
    ..To determine the profile and outcome (discharge from emergency room after observation, admission or death) of pediatric patients presenting with acute poisoning to a tertiary care centre in north India...
  94. ncbi Organotin compounds, including butyltins and octyltins, in house dust from Albany, New York, USA
    Kurunthachalam Kannan
    New York State Department of Health, and Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Wadsworth Center, State University of New York at Albany, Empire State Plaza, PO Box 509, Albany, NY 12201 0509, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 58:901-7. 2010
    ..In addition, a few household products, such as wallpaper, floor tile, vinyl window blinds, and handbags were analyzed for the presence of OTs...
  95. ncbi Pre-treatment with Aloe vera juice does not enhance the in vitro permeation of ketoprofen across skin
    L Ballam
    Welsh School of Pharmacy, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 23:113-6. 2010
    ..The potential of pre-treating skin with Aloe vera juice as a penetration enhancer was evaluated in vitro using ketoprofen as model permeant...
  96. ncbi Metabolic correlates of toluene abuse: decline and recovery of function in adolescent animals
    Wynne K Schiffer
    Chemistry Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY 11973, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 186:159-67. 2006
    Children and adolescents will readily abuse household products that contain solvents such as toluene. It is likely that reinforcing exposures to toluene alter brain glucose metabolism.
  97. pmc Effect of octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane on methylation of bismuth by Methanosarcina barkeri
    Klaus Michalke
    Department of Microbiology, University of Duisburg Essen, Universitaetsstr 4, 45177 Essen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:6819-21. 2006
    Octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (OMCTS), a common constituent of household products, triggers the transformation of bismuth to the volatile toxic derivative trimethylbismuth by Methanosarcina barkeri, which is a representative member of the ..
  98. ncbi Evaluation of inhalation TTC values with the database RepDose
    S E Escher
    Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine, Hannover, Germany
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 58:259-74. 2010
    ..substances and is in discussion to be applied to other classes of compounds such as cosmetic ingredients, household products, non-relevant metabolites in drinking water, and impurities in pharmaceuticals...
  99. ncbi Cost-benefit analysis of central softening for production of drinking water
    B Van der Bruggen
    K U Leuven, Department of Chemical Engineering, Laboratory for Applied Physical Chemistry and Environmental Technology, W de Croylaan 46, B 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    J Environ Manage 91:541-9. 2009
    Softening drinking water before distribution yields advantages with environmental impact, such as lower household products consumption, less scaling in piping and machines, and the avoidance of decentralized, domestic softeners...
  100. ncbi Dermal toxicity and environmental contamination: electron transfer, reactive oxygen species, oxidative stress, cell signaling, and protection by antioxidants
    Peter Kovacic
    Department of Chemistry, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92182 1030, USA
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 203:119-38. 2010
    ..g., in industrial substances, agricultural chemicals, household products, and plants...
  101. ncbi National and regional assessment of the antibacterial soap market: a step toward determining the impact of prevalent antibacterial soaps
    E N Perencevich
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Infect Control 29:281-3. 2001
    ..No scientific data have been published to suggest that the use of antibacterial agents in household products prevents infection, and triclosan resistance mechanisms have recently been identified...

Research Grants41

  1. SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODS
    David Allen; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..eye injuries occur in the home;with about 125,000 eye injuries a year caused by accidents involving common household products such as oven cleaner and bleach (source, American Academy of Ophthalmology)...
  2. SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODS
    David Allen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..eye injuries occur in the home;with about 125,000 eye injuries a year caused by accidents involving common household products such as oven cleaner and bleach (source, American Academy of Ophthalmology)...
  3. Effect of Polybrominated Diphenal Ether Flame Retardant Exposure on Osteogenesis
    Deena J Small; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These chemicals leach into the atmosphere and dust from the household products in which they were used...
  4. The Charge Study: Childhood Autism Risks from Genetics and the Environment
    Irva Hertz-Picciotto; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..links with upstream exposures to phthalates and anti- bacterial compounds, ubiquitous chemicals in common household products. Finally, this project will examine how gene variants that play a role in biochemical pathways relevant to ..
  5. Naphthalene exposure, chromosomal aberrations in poor urban school children.
    Manuela A Orjuela; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Hydrocarbon (PAH) and an IARC classified potential carcinogen, in indoor air from naphthalene containing household products such as mothballs, and from penetrating traffic emissions...
  6. Neuroplasticity Associated with Acute Toluene Inhalation
    JACOB THOMAS BECKLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Volatile organic solvents, part of the abused inhalants drug class, are compounds found in common household products, such as paints, paint thinners, lacquers and glues...
  7. Targeted liposomal radiotherapy of malignant mesothelioma
    Jiang He; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..For decades, asbestos was used heavily in construction, industry, the Navy, even household products and appliances, and is still present in many homes, schools, and office buildings...
  8. Autism Risk, Prenatal Environmental Exposures, and Pathophysiologic Markers
    Isaac N Pessah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The exposures of interest are two classes of compounds common in household products, and having known neuro- or neurodevelopmental toxicity: pyrethroid pesticides and polybrominated diphenyl ..
  9. Instrument to Identify Hazardous Children's Products that Could Cause Lead Poison
    MICHAEL R SQUILLANTE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In spite of increasingly stringent regulatory limits for lead content in consumer products, toys and household products containing lead continue to find their way into the consumer household...
  10. Impact of Environmental Pollutants on Breast Cancer and*
    Julia Brody; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..EDCs) and mammary carcinogens from wide-area pesticide use, drinking water contaminated by wastewater, and household products. Exposure to EDCs and mammary carcinogens is common from sources such as air and water pollution, detergents,..
  11. Mobilizing the Community to Reduce Teen Prescription Drug Abuse
    David Collins; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..implemented in Alaska to reduce availability of harmful legal products (inhalants, over-the-counter drugs, household products, and prescription drugs)...
  12. POPULATION BASED STUDY OF LOWER URINARY TRACT TUMORS
    Loraine Marrett; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..hair dye use, quality of drinking water, and skin exposures to a variety of medicinal, chemical, and common household products were collected...
  13. LOW POWER, HIGH SENSITIVITY, ELEC OLFACTORY SENSORS
    Stefan Vasile; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..in chemical and biological defense, explosives and drugs detection, as well as in the food industry, household products, industrial waste remote monitoring, perfumery, pharmaceuticals, bio-medicine, and tele-surgery...
  14. A SCHOOL-BASED PROGRAM TO PREVENT INHALANT USE IN ALASKA
    Knowlton Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will focus attention on reducing a drug problem that has received little attention among a high risk and underserved population. ..
  15. EFFLUX-MEDIATED RESISTANCE TO TETRACYCLINES
    Stuart Levy; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  16. MULTIPLE ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE (MAR) REGULON
    Stuart Levy; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  17. EFFLUX-MEDIATED RESISTANCE TO TETRACYCLINES
    Stuart Levy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Such understanding will also enhance[unreadable] efforts to reverse efflux of other antibiotics and drugs used to treat infectious diseases, including[unreadable] bacteria, fungi and parasites, and cancer. ..
  18. Biomarkers of Formaldehyde Exposure and Toxicity
    Luoping Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The data produced from these studies will be useful to public health agencies in their evaluation of the leukemia risk presented by formaldehyde. ..
  19. THE BEHAVIORAL PHARMACOLOGY OF PHENCYCLIDINE
    Robert L Balster; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The presence of PCP-like side effects and abuse liability will seriously limit the therapeutic usefulness of glutamate antagonists, so knowing how to predict them from animal studies is essential. ..
  20. Maternal Phthalate Exposure and Infertility, Fetal Loss
    Russ Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since occupational and environmental exposure to phthalates is widespread, detecting even small adverse effects will have large public health significance. ..
  21. HOME HYGIENE INTERVENTION
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Logistic regression, Liang-Zeger regression, and Chi Square analyses will be used to test differences in rates of transmission of symptoms and changes in quantity, types and resistance patterns of microbial flora of the hands. ..
  22. Alcohol Outlets and Violence
    Paul Gruenewald; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..g., outlet densities) to individual norms for aggression. The long-term goal of this study is to provide empirical data to guide environmentally based alcohol-related crime prevention programs. ..
  23. BEHAVIORAL PHARMACOLOGY OF ABUSED SOLVENTS
    Robert Balster; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Information on the behavioral effects and abuse liability of solvents may allow manufacturers to reformulate products to reduce their abuse. ..
  24. Neurochemistry of Nicotine Dependence in Schizophrenia
    Wynne Schiffer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Or increase inhibitory activity with the GABA agonist, gamma-vinyl GABA, prior to the nicotine challenge. We hope to guide the development of novel therapies for dual-diagnosis schizophrenia. ..
  25. Early Childhood Development and PCB Exposures in Slovak*
    Irva Hertz Picciotto; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Other unique features include the evaluation of hearing loss at birth, the measurement of hydroxy and methylsulfone metabolites of PCBs, and a population which includes about 1/3 Gypsies. ..
  26. International Society Environmental Epidemiology 2003
    Irva Hertz Picciotto; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..ISEE provides a variety of forums for discussion, critical reviews, collaborations and education issues for environmental exposures and their human health effects. ..
  27. Genetic Susceptibility to Infection Related Cancer
    Ikuko Kato; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Secondary aims include to examine histopathological correlates of these polymorphisms and to determine whether selected environmental factors modify the above associations. ..
  28. Alcohol Outlets and Violence
    Paul Gruenewald; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., outlet densities) to individual norms for aggression. The long-term goal of this study is to provide empirical data to guide environmentallybased alcohol-related crime prevention programs. ..
  29. Selectins and Fetal wound Healing
    Oluyinka Olutoye; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These may then provide opportunities to assist with the inflammatory responses in these children when they are most vulnerable. ..
  30. Stopping URIs and FLU in the Family: the Stuffy Trial
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  31. Luminal Lipid Exposure, Genetics and Colon Cancer Risk
    Ikuko Kato; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, accumulated dietary data and biological specimens will serve as an important resource for future research on other nutrient-gene interactions. ..
  32. Maternal Pesticide Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes
    Russ Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Since the etiology of infertility and early pregnancy loss remains largely unexplained, the identification of potential environmental risk factors will have large public health significance. ..
  33. DISPARITIES IN ASTHMA AMONG ELDERLY IN WEST TEXAS
    Ahmed Arif; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A similar comparison will be made to evaluate urban/rural differences. ..
  34. Staff Hand Hygiene and Nosocomial Infections in Neonates
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  35. SACRAMENTO NEIGHBORHOOD ALCOHOL PREVENTION PROJECT
    Paul Gruenewald; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Overall, the investigation represents an intervention evaluation that examines the efficacy of community-level interventions within a minority community. ..
  36. Treatment of Compulsive Hoarding
    Gail Steketee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Predictors of outcome will be examined. ..
  37. Psychopathology of Compulsive Hoarding
    Gail Steketee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Interdisciplinary Research:Antimicrobial Resistance(RMI)
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In the final year, plans for a sustainable Consortium on antimicrobial resistance will be formalized. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Asbestos Disease Among Household Contacts of Vermiculite Workers
    Alfred Franzblau; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, tests for trend will be conducted to[unreadable] determine significant increasing pleural changes in household contacts by increasing indices of exposure. ..
  40. Occupational Asthmagens in Cleaners: A Focus Group Study
    Ahmed Arif; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The information from the focus group interviews will be used to develop JEM and a draft survey instrument for use among cleaners. ..
  41. Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and Costs
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..