The TESS database. Use in product safety assessment.

  title={The TESS database. Use in product safety assessment.},
  author={Toby L Litovitz},
  journal={Drug safety},
  volume={18 1},
The Toxic Exposure Surveillance System or TESS is a comprehensive poisoning surveillance database maintained by the American Association of Poison Control Centers. It now includes data on more than 20.3 million human poison exposures reported to US poison centres. TESS data are submitted by 67 of the 75 US poison control centres, covering 87% of the US population. Reports to US poison centres included in TESS originate both from the general public and from health professionals (12.9%) and… CONTINUE READING
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