Richard S Weisman

Research Professor

  • 1048 Citations
1979 …2017

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Research Output

  • 1048 Citations
  • 51 Article
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article
2017

An updated review of ciguatera fish poisoning: Clinical, epidemiological, environmental, and public health management

Friedman, M. A., Fernandez, M., Backer, L. C., Dickey, R. W., Bernstein, J., Schrank, K., Kibler, S., Stephan, W., Gribble, M. O., Bienfang, P., Bowen, R. E., Degrasse, S., Quintana, H. A. F., Loeffler, C. R., Weisman, R. S., Blythe, D., Berdalet, E., Ayyar, R., Clarkson-Townsend, D., Swajian, K. & 3 others, Benner, R., Brewer, T. & Fleming, L. E., Mar 1 2017, In : Marine Drugs. 15, 3, 72.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

60 Scopus citations

Calls to Florida Poison Control Centers about mercury: Trends over 2003–2013

Gribble, M. O., Deshpande, A., Stephan, W. B., Hunter, C. M. & Weisman, R. S., 2017, In : Environmental Research. 159, p. 422-426 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Review of Eastern coral snake (Micrurus fulvius fulvius) exposures managed by the Florida Poison Information Center Network: 1998-2010

Wood, A., Schauben, J., Thundiyil, J., Kunisaki, T., Sollee, D., Lewis-Younger, C., Bernstein, J. & Weisman, R. S., Sep 1 2013, In : Clinical Toxicology. 51, 8, p. 783-788 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations
2011

Wild mushroom exposures in Florida, 2003-2007

Kintziger, K. W., Mulay, P., Watkins, S., Schauben, J., Weisman, R. S., Lewis-Younger, C. & Blackmore, C., Nov 1 2011, In : Public Health Reports. 126, 6, p. 844-851 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2008

Ciguatera fish poisoning: Treatment, prevention and management

Friedman, M. A., Fleming, L. E., Fernandez, M., Bienfang, P., Schrank, K., Dickey, R., Bottein, M. Y., Backer, L., Ayyar, R., Weisman, R. S., Watkins, S., Granade, R. & Reich, A., Sep 1 2008, In : Marine Drugs. 6, 3, p. 456-479 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

153 Scopus citations
2007

Evaluation of harmful algal bloom outreach activities

Fleming, L. E., Jerez, E., Stephan, W. B., Cassedy, A., Bean, J. A., Reich, A., Kirkpatrick, B., Backer, L., Nierenberg, K., Watkins, S., Hollenbeck, J. & Weisman, R. S., Dec 1 2007, In : Marine Drugs. 5, 4, p. 208-219 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Lethal injection for execution: Chemical asphyxiation?

Zimmers, T. A., Sheldon, J., Lubarsky, D., López-Muñoz, F., Waterman, L., Weisman, R. S. & Koniaris, L. G., Apr 1 2007, In : PLoS Medicine. 4, 4, p. 646-653 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Neuropsychological study of ciguatera fish poisoning: A longitudinal case-control study

Friedman, M. A., Arena, P., Levin, B., Fleming, L., Fernandez, M., Weisman, R. S., Bernstein, J., Schrank, K., Blythe, D., Backer, L. & Reich, A., May 1 2007, In : Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. 22, 4, p. 545-553 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2006

Botulism in 4 adults following cosmetic injections with an unlicensed, highly concentrated botulinum preparation

Chertow, D. S., Tan, E. T., Maslanka, S. E., Schulte, J., Bresnitz, E. A., Weisman, R. S., Bernstein, J., Marcus, S. M., Kumar, S., Malecki, J., Sobel, J. & Braden, C. R., Nov 22 2006, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 296, 20, p. 2476-2479 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

106 Scopus citations

Monitoring poison control center data to detect health hazards during Hurricane season - Florida, 2003-2005

Kay, R. S., Hopkins, R. S., Blackmore, C., Johnson, D., Schauben, J. L., Weisman, R. S., Speranza, V., Belson, M., Schier, J. G., Patel, M. & Schulte, J., Apr 21 2006, In : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 55, 15, p. 426-428 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Outbreak bias in illness reporting and case confirmation in ciguatera fish poisoning surveillance in South Florida

Begier, E. M., Backer, L. C., Weisman, R. S., Hammond, R. M., Fleming, L. E. & Blythe, D., Nov 1 2006, In : Public Health Reports. 121, 6, p. 658-665 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2005

Inadequate anaesthesia in lethal injection for execution.

Weisman, R. S., Bernstein, J. N. & Weisman, R. S., Sep 24 2005, In : Lancet. 366, 9491

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Inadequate anaesthesia in lethal injection for execution [1] (multiple letters)

Groner, J. I., Heath, M. J. S., Stanski, D. R., Pounder, D. J., Weisman, R. S., Bernstein, J. N., Weisman, R. S., Zimmers, T. A., Lubarsky, D., Sheldon, J. P. & Koniaris, L. G., Sep 24 2005, In : Lancet. 366, 9491, p. 1073-1076 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
1998

Isoniazld poisonings in New York City

Sullivan, E. A., Geoffroy, P., Weisman, R. S., Hoffman, R. & Frieden, T. R., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Emergency Medicine. 16, 1, p. 57-59 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
1996

Artificial Surfactant Administration in an Animal Model of Hydrocarbon Induced Pulmonary Toxicity

Shih, R., Mercurio, M., Morasco, R., Hoffman, R. S., Weisman, R. S., Herschman, J. H., Meggs, W., Goldfrank, L. R. & Marcus, S. M., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of Toxicology - Clinical Toxicology. 34, 1, p. 139 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1995

Anticholinergic poisoning associated with an herbal tea - New York City, 1994

Meggs, W. J., Weisman, R. S., Hoffman, R. S., Shih, R., Weimer, S. M., Fill, S. M., Deannuntis, G. J., Goldfrank, L. R., Hsu, C. K., Sabo, S., Leo, P., Shastry, D., Rubin, K., Constantine, I., Somwaru, S. & Munshi, A., Apr 19 1995, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 273, 15, p. 1166-1167 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Anticholinergic poisoning associated with herbal tea

Hsu, C. K., Leo, P., Shastry, D., Meggs, W., Weisman, R. S. & Hoffman, R. S., Jan 1 1995, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 155, 20, p. 2245-2248 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Slight Renal Effect of Mercury from Amalgam Fillings

Eti, S., Weisman, R. S., Hoffman, R. & Reidenberg, M. M., 1995, In : Pharmacology and Toxicology. 76, 1, p. 47-49 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
1994

Poison control centers: Is there an antidote for budget cuts?

Litovitz, T., Kearney, T. E., Holm, K., Soloway, R. A., Weisman, R. S. & Oderda, G., Jan 1 1994, In : American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 12, 5, p. 585-599 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Thallium poisoning from maliciously contaminated food

Meggs, W. J., Hoffman, R. S., Shih, R. D., Weisman, R. S. & Goldfrank, L. R., Jan 1 1994, In : Clinical Toxicology. 32, 6, p. 723-730 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations
1993

What's in a name? - Regional toxicology treatment centers

Banner, W., Brent, J., Garrettson, L. K., Lawrence, R. A., Rodgers, G. C., Shannon, M. W., Spyker, D. A., Tenenbein, M., Allister Vale, J. & Weisman, R. S., Jan 1 1993, In : Clinical Toxicology. 31, 2, p. 219-220 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1992

Association between life-threatening cocaine toxicity and plasma cholinesterase activity

Hoffman, R. S., Henry, G. C., Howland, M. A., Weisman, R. S., Weil, L. & Goldfrank, L. R., Jan 1 1992, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 21, 3, p. 247-253 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations

Decreased plasma cholinesterase activity enhances cocaine toxicity in mice

Hoffman, R. S., Henry, G. C., Wax, P. M., Weisman, R. S., Howland, M. A. & Goldfrank, L. R., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 263, 2, p. 698-702 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations
1991

Has the New York State triplicate benzodiazepine prescription regulation influenced sedative-hypnotic overdoses?

Hoffman, R. S., Wipfler, M. G., Maddaloni, M. A. & Weisman, R. S., Jan 1 1991, In : New York State Journal of Medicine. 91, 10, p. 436-439 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Poison center numbers

Weisman, R. S. & Goldfrank, L., Jan 1 1991, In : Clinical Toxicology. 29, 4, p. 553-557 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Theophylline desorption from activated charcoal caused by whole bowel irrigation solution1

Hoffman, R. S., Chiang, W. K., Howland, M. A., Weisman, R. S. & Goldfrank, L. R., Jan 1 1991, In : Clinical Toxicology. 29, 2, p. 191-201 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
1990

Paperless poison center: An alternative to bubbling

Weisman, R. S. & Purello, P., May 18 1990, In : Veterinary and Human Toxicology. 32, 2, p. 149-150 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Prospective evaluation of 'crack-vial' ingestions

Hoffman, R. S., Chiang, W. K., Weisman, R. S. & Goldfrank, L. R., May 18 1990, In : Veterinary and Human Toxicology. 32, 2, p. 164-167 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
1988

Psychologic aspects of childhood reflex neurovascular dystrophy

Sherry, D. D. & Weisman, R. S., Jan 1 1988, In : Pediatrics. 81, 4, p. 572-578 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

110 Scopus citations
1987

Clearance of ethylene glycol by kidneys and hemcdialysis

Cheng, J. T., Beysolow, T. D., Kaul, B., Weisman, R. S. & Feinfeld, D. A., 1987, In : Clinical Toxicology. 25, 1-2, p. 95-108 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
1986

A dosing nomogram for continuous infusion intravenous naloxone

Goldfrank, L., Weisman, R. S., Errick, J. K. & Lo, M. W., Jan 1 1986, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 15, 5, p. 566-570 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations

Nonavailability of poison antidotes

Howland, M. A., Weisman, R. S., Sauter, D. & Goldfrank, L., Jan 1 1986, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 314, 14, p. 927-928 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Outpatient management of acute and chronic poisoning

Weisman, R. S., Price, D. & Wald, P. H., Jan 1 1986, In : Primary Care - Clinics in Office Practice. 13, 1, p. 151-156 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1985

Chemical disasters.

Weisman, R. S., Goldfrank, L. & Bellini, R., Oct 1 1985, In : Veterinary and Human Toxicology. 27, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Opioids

Wald, P. H., Weisman, R. S. & Goldfrank, L., 1985, In : Topics in Emergency Medicine. 7, 3, p. 9-17 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Packaging requirements for investigational agents.

Goldfrank, L. R., Weisman, R. S., Howland, M. A. & Raia, J. J., Feb 1 1985, In : American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 42, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1984

Comparison of physostigmine and naloxone in the treatment of acute heroin overdose.

Landis, F., Wald, P., Weisman, R. S., Lewin, N., Flomenbaum, N. & Goldfrank, L., Dec 1 1984, In : Journal of toxicology. Clinical toxicology. 22, 5, p. 493-498 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Letter to the editor

Landis, F., Wald, P., Weisman, R. S., Lewin, N., Flomenbaum, N. & Goldfrank, L., Jan 1 1984, In : Clinical Toxicology. 22, 5, p. 493-498 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Management of overdose with psychoactive medications

Goldfrank, L., Flomenbaum, N. & Weisman, R. S., Jan 1 1984, In : Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America. 2, 1, p. 63-76 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Serum lidocaine concentrations following subcutaneous administration

Barone, J. A., Weisman, R. S., Mangione, R. A. & Goldfrank, L. R., Jan 1 1984, In : Clinical Pharmacy. 3, 3, p. 281-284 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
1983

[No title available]

Goldfrank, L., Flomenbaum, N. & Weisman, R. S., May 1983, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 12, 5, p. 332-333 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

New York City's Poison Control Center: a systematic approach to a complex problem.

Bernstein, J., Goldfrank, L., Howland, M. A. & Weisman, R. S., Aug 1 1983, In : Urban health. 12, 8, p. 37-43 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Opioids and opiates

Goldfrank, L., Bresnitz, E. & Weisman, R. S., Jan 1 1983, In : Heart and Lung: Journal of Acute and Critical Care. 12, 2, p. 114-122 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

The minor analgesic overdose: Salicylates and acetaminophen

Goldfrank, L. & Weisman, R. S., Jan 1 1983, In : Heart and Lung: Journal of Acute and Critical Care. 12, 3, p. 215-223 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The toxicology laboratory.

Weisman, R. S. & Howland, M. A., Apr 1 1983, In : Topics in Emergency Medicine. 5, 1, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1982

A dosing protocol for continuous infusion IV naloxone based upon the pharmacokinetic characteristics of the drug

Goldfrank, L., Weisman, R. S., Howland, M. A. & Errick, J. K., Dec 1 1982, In : Veterinary and Human Toxicology. 24, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anticholinergic poisoning

Goldfrank, L., Flomenbaum, N., Lewin, N., Weisman, R. S., Howland, M. A. & Kaul, B., Jan 1 1982, In : Clinical Toxicology. 19, 1, p. 17-25 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Bacterial food poisoning. What to do if prevention fails

Goldfrank, L. & Weisman, R. S., Dec 1 1982, In : Postgraduate Medicine. 72, 3, p. 171-179 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching the recognition of odors

Goldfrank, L., Weisman, R. S. & Flomenbaum, N., Jan 1 1982, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 11, 12, p. 684-686 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The ineffectiveness of naloxone in reversing ethanol induced coma

Goldfrank, L., Howland, M. A. & Weisman, R. S., Dec 1 1982, In : Veterinary and Human Toxicology. 24, 4, p. 282-283 2 p.

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