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Over-the-Counter (OTC) Acetaminophen Fixed Combination Product Exposures and Case Exposure Rates in Adults Reported to United States Poison Centers (2007-2013)

Rates of Adverse Events Associated with Pediatric Exposures to Cough/Cold Medications (2008-2011)

Pediatric Exposures to Cough/Cold Medications: Understanding and Preventing Medication Errors (2008-2012)

Pediatric Exposures to Cough/Cold Medications: Characterization of Accidental Unsupervised Ingestions (2008-2012)


Bailey JE, Campagna E, Dart RC, RADARS® System Poison Center Investigators.  The underrecognized toll of prescription opioid abuse on young children.  Ann Emerg Med 2009; 53:419-24.

Blum JA, Freeman K, Dart RC, Cooper RJ.  Requirements and definitions in conflict of interest policies of medical journals.  JAMA 2009; 302:2230-4.

Brackney M, Baumbach J, Ewers C,  Martinez AL, Hagan J, Czuchlewski D, et al.   Agranulocytosis associated with cocaine use - Four states, March 2008 - November 2009.  MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 2009; 58:1381-1385.

Bronstein AC, Spyker DA, Cantilena LR Jr, Green JL, Rumack BH, Giffin SL.  2008 Annual Report of the American Association of Poison Control Centers' National Poison Data System (NPDS): 26th Annual Report.  Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2009; 47:911-1084.

Courtney DM, Neumar RW, Venkatesh AK, Kaji AH, Cairns CB, Lavonas E, et al.   Unique characteristics of emergency care research: scope, populations, and infrastructure.  Acad Emerg Med 2009; 16:990-4.

Dart RC.  Monitoring risk: post marketing surveillance and signal detection.  Drug Alcohol Depend 2009; 105 Suppl 1:S26-32.

Dart RC, Borron SW, Caravati EM, Cobaugh DJ, Curry SC, Falk JL, et al.   Expert consensus guidelines for stocking of antidotes in hospitals that provide emergency care.  Ann Emerg Med 2009; 54:386-394.e1.

Dart RC, Paul IM, Bond GR, Winston DC, Manoguerra AS, Palmer RB, et al.   Pediatric fatalities associated with over the counter (nonprescription) cough and cold medications.  Ann Emerg Med 2009; 53:411-7.

Evans B, Gervais JT, Heard K, Valley M, Lowenstein SR.  Ski patrollers: reluctant role models for helmet use.  Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 2009; 16:9-14.

Heard KJ, Cleveland NR, Krier S.  The effect of olanzapine pretreatment on acute cocaine toxicity in mice.  Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2009; 47:542-4.

Heard KJ, Peberdy MA, Sayre MR, Sanders A, Geocadin RG, Dixon SR, et al.   A randomized controlled trial comparing the Arctic Sun to standard cooling for induction of hypothermia after cardiac arrest.  Resuscitation 2010; 81:9-14.

Johanson CE, Balster RL, Henningfield JE, Schuster CR, Anthony JC, Barthwell AG, et al.   Risk management and post-marketing surveillance for the abuse of medications acting on the central nervous system: expert panel report.  Drug Alcohol Depend 2009; 105 Suppl 1:S65-71.

Lavonas EJ, Schaeffer TH, Kokko J, Mlynarchek SL, Bogdan GM.  Crotaline Fab antivenom appears to be effective in cases of severe North American pit viper envenomation: an integrative review.  BMC Emerg Med 2009; 9:13

Lavonas EJ, Yin S.  Apparent life-threatening events and over-the-counter cough and cold medications.  Pediatrics 2009;  123:e170; author reply e170-1

Rhyee SH, Heard K.  Acute barium toxicity from ingestion of "snake" fireworks.  J Med Toxicol 2009; 5:209-13.

Richason TP, Paulson SM, Lowenstein SR, Heard KJ.  Case reports describing treatments in the emergency medicine literature: missing and misleading information.  BMC Emerg Med 2009; 9:10

Schneider MF, Bailey JE, Cicero TJ, Dart RC, Inciardi JA, Parrino M, et al.   Integrating nine prescription opioid analgesics and/or four signal detection systems to summarize statewide prescription drug abuse in the United States in 2007.  Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2009; 18:778-90.

Spiller H, Lorenz DJ, Bailey EJ, Dart RC.  Epidemiological trends in abuse and misuse of prescription opioids.  J Addict Dis 2009; 28:130-6.

Tan HH, Hoppe J, Heard K.  A systematic review of cardiovascular effects after atypical antipsychotic medication overdose.  Am J Emerg Med 2009; 27:607-16.

Weinstein S, Dart R, Staples A, White J.  Envenomations: an overview of clinical toxinology for the primary care physician.  Am Fam Physician 2009; 80:793-802.

Yarema MC, Johnson DW, Berlin RJ, Sivilotti ML, Nettel-Aguirre A, Brant RF, et al.   Comparison of the 20-hour intravenous and 72-hour oral acetylcysteine protocols for the treatment of acute acetaminophen poisoning.  Ann Emerg Med 2009; 54:606-14.

Yin S, Trainor JL, Powell EC.  Serious bacterial infections in febrile outpatient pediatric heart transplant recipients.  Acad Emerg Med 2009; 16:942-8.



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