Appendix - Poisoning


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2. Walton, W.W. An evaluation of the Posion Prevention Packaging Act. Pediatrics, 1982; 69(3): 363-370.

3. Clarke M.A., Walton, W.W. Effect of safety packaging on aspirin ingestion by children. Pediatrics, 1979; 63(5): 687-693.

4. Rodgers GB. The safety effects of child-resistant packaging for oral prescription drugs: two decades of experience. JAMA, 1996; 275(21): 1661-1665.

5. Assargaard U, Sjoberg G. The successful introduction of child resistant closures for liquid paracetamol preparations. Safety Science, 1995; 21(2): 87-91.

6. Lawson GR, Craft AW, Jackson RH. Changing pattern of poisoning in children in Newcastle, 1974-81. BMJ, 1983; 287: 15-17.

7. Howes DR. An evaluation of the effectiveness of child-resistant packaging. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Washington DC, 1978.

8. Sibert JR, Craft AW, Jackson RH. Child-resistant packaging and accidental child poisoning. Lancet, 1977; 2(8032): 289-290.

9. Done AK, Jung AL, Wood MC, Klauber MR. Evaluations of safety packagin for the protection of children. Pediatrics, 1971; 48(4): 613-628.

10. Lane MF, Barbarite RV, Bergner L, Harris D. Child-resistant medicine containers: experience in the home. American Journal of Public Health, 1972; 61(9): 1861-1868.

11. Vernberg K, Culver-Dickinson P, Spyker DA. The deterrent effect of poison-warning stickers. American Journal of Disease in Childhood, 1984; 138(11): 1018-1020.

12. Fergusson DM, Horwood LJ, Beautrais AL, Shannon FT. A controlled field trial of a poisoning prevention method. Pediatrics, 1982; 69(5): 515-520.

13. Klein-Schwartz W. Danatonium benzoate: review of efficacy and safety. Vet Hum Toxicol, 1991; 33(6): 545-547.

14. Sibert JR, Frude N. Bittering agents in the prevention of accidental poisoning: children's reactions to denatonium benzoate (Bitrex). Archives of Emergency Medicine, 1991; 8(1): 1-7.

15. Berning CK, Griffith JF, Wild JE. Research on the effectiveness of denatonium benzoate as a deterrent to liquid detergent ingestion by children. Fundamental and Applied Toxicology, 1982; 2: 44-48.

16. Lawless HT, Hammer LD, Corina MD. Aversions to bitterness and accidental poisonings among preschool children. Journal of Toxicol Clin Toxicol, 1982; 19(9): 951-964.

17. Frankenfield DL, Reynolds DR, Regina DA. Pharmacist-initiated poison prevention campaign in a rural county. American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy, 1991; 48(12): 2657-2658.

18. Dershewitz R.A., Williamson J.W. Prevention of childhood household injuries: a controlled clinical trial. American Journal of Public Health, 1977; 67(12): 1148-1153.

19. Dershewitz R.A. Will mothers use free household safety devices? American Journal of Disease in Childhood, 1979; 133: 61-64.

20. Rey S, Courtois X, Zmirou D, Francois M, Oberle D, Navet J. [Evaluation of an educational action on accident prevention in children]. Pediatrie, 1993; 48(10): 727-733.

21. Cooper JM, Widness JA, O’Shea JS. Pilot evaluation of instructing parents of newborns about poison prevention programs. American Journal of Disease in Childhood, 1988; 142(6): 627-629.

22. Harris DW, Karandikar DS, Spencer MG, Leach RH, Bower AC, Mander GA. Returned- medicine campaign in Birmingham, 1977. Lancet, 1979; 8116(1): 599-601.

23. O’Connor PJ. Poisoning prevention: results of a public media campaign. Australian Paediatric Journal, 1982; 18: 250-252.

24. Miller TR, Lestina DC. Costs of poisoning in the United States and savings from poison control centers: a benefit-cost analysis. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 1997; 29(2): 239-245.

25. Woolf AD, Saperstein A, Forjuoh S. Poisoning prevention knowledge and practices of parents after a childhood poisoning incident. Pediatrics, 1992; 90(6): 867-870.

26. Wester TB. Project ipecac: an accident prevention program of the Robeson County Department of Health. North Carolina Medical Journal, 1985; 46(7): 425-426.

27. Scherz, RG. Childhood poisonings from medications: three prevention programs that worked. Military Medicine, 1968; 133(11): 911-913.

28. Johnston BD, Britt J, D'Ambrosio L, Mueller BA, Rivara FP. A preschool program for safety and injury prevention delievered by home visitors. Injury Prevention, 2000; 6: 305-309.

29. Bablouzian L, Freedman ES, Wolski WE, Fried LE. Evaluation of a community based childhood injury prevention program. Injury Prevention, 1997; 3 (1): 14-16.

30. Eaton-Jones SE, Fields KB, Rasco T, Ankintemi OK. Preventing childhood posioning. An intervention in a family medicine residency program. NC Med J, 2000; 61 (6): 333-335.

31. Neumann CM, Giffin S, Hall R, Henderson M, Buhler DR. Oregon's Toxic Household Products Law. J Public Health Policy, 2000; 21 (3): 342-359.