Tobacco Research Articles and Other Links


  • Adams, R. M. Occupational Skin Disease, 2nd Ed. Philadelphia: W.B Sauders Company, 1990.
  • Arcury T. A., Quandt S. A., Preisser J. S., Norton D. The incidence of green tobacco sickness among Latino farmworkers. The Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine July 2001; 43(7):601-609.
  • Arcury, T. A., Vallejos, Q. M., Schulz, M. R., Feldman, S. R., Fleischer, A. B., Verma, A., Quandt, S. A., (2008). Green Tobacco Sickness and Skin Conditions among Migrant Latino Farmworkers. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 51 (3), 195-203. Available online at:
  • Blosser, F. NIOSH issues warning to tobacco harvesters. Available online at: (June 29, 2004).
  • Ives, T. J. Use of dimenhydrinate in the treatment of green tobacco sickness. Drug Intell Clin Pharm 1983; 17:548-549.
  • Pesticides on tobacco – federal activities to assess risks and monitor residues. GAO-03-485, March 2003. Available online at: (August 4, 2004).
  • Quandt S. A., Arcury T. A., Preisser J. S., Norton D., Austin C. Migrant farmworkers and green tobacco sickness: new issues for an understudied disease. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 2000; 37:307-315.
  • Stehlin, Isadora. Poison Ivy Treatment Guide. FDA Consumer Magazine.
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  • Weizenecker R., Deal W. B. Tobacco cropper’s sickness. Fla Med Assoc J 1970; 57:13-14.