Bertram Price

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The relationship between total and free phenytoin levels and drug toxicity was studied in 80 patients. Twenty-four were taking phenytoin alone. Drug toxicity was assessed by a "blind" rater using an eight-point standardized scoring system. The mean free phenytoin fraction was 0.076 in patients taking phenytoin alone or phenytoin and carbamazepine and 0.11(More)
OBJECTIVE We sought to estimate the lifetime risk of asbestos-related cancer for residents of Lower Manhattan attributable to asbestos released into the air by the 9/11 attack on New York City's World Trade Center (WTC). METHODS Exposure was estimated from available data and reasoned projections based on these data. Cancer risk was assessed using an(More)
Various statistical classification methods, including discriminant analysis, logistic regression, and cluster analysis, have been used with antibiotic resistance analysis (ARA) data to construct models for bacterial source tracking (BST). We applied the statistical method known as classification trees to build a model for BST for the Anacostia Watershed in(More)
Peipins et al. (2003) described the study conducted by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR 2001, 2002a) to analyze the association between the prevalence of radiographic abnormalities and asbestos exposure pathways for residents of Libby, Montana. Although Peipins et al. presented many detailed results, they failed to explicitly(More)
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