• Societies
  • After an 18 month post-doctoral appointment at the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology [FASEB] in Bethesda, Maryland, Dr. Huff joined Dr. Harold Hodge on the faculty of the University of Rochester Medical School, Rochester, New York as an assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology. (nih.gov)
  • Most of the psychoactive drugs banned or severely restricted by law in modern industrial societies have had significant medical uses at some places and times. (druglibrary.org)
  • In preindustrial societies medical diagnosis and prognosis have an aura of the occult, something resembling divination, and disease is usually considered an instrument of gods or evil spirits. (druglibrary.org)
  • concern
  • Although the trend toward greater precision in the use of drugs and greater concern for safety is a medical advance, there is a danger that legal and social restrictions will prevent the realization of some genuine medical potential. (druglibrary.org)
  • Additionally, there is concern that one of the medical therapeutic strategies, MMI, may be a weak developmental toxicant, producing structural malformations [ 6 ], as well as fetal goiter. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Cancer
  • In 1977 Dr. Huff became Chief of the IARC Monographs Program on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans of the International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France. (nih.gov)
  • pregnancy
  • Always inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy, before using any medicine. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • It has been assumed that placental transport of PTU is less than MMI, it has been assumed that fetal and neonatal thyroid effects of PTU is less than with MMI (based on lower placental transport), it has been assumed that MMI exposure during pregnancy leads to greater impairment of neurocognitive development than with PTU exposure, and it has been assumed that MMI produces structural defects and that PTU does not. (biomedcentral.com)
  • work
  • The fact that a work is unpublished shall not itself bar a finding of fair use if such finding is made upon consideration of all the above factors. (crazymeds.net)
  • evidence
  • While at IARC, working with Dr Lorenzo Tomatis, he helped to establish the initial categories used within the IARC Monographs Program to classify exposures according to the epidemiologic and experimental evidence of carcinogenicity. (nih.gov)
  • Dr. Huff introduced and established the NTP levels of evidence of carcinogenicity for the experimental chemical carcinogenesis bioassays for evaluating results, and as still utilized in the bioassay technical reports. (nih.gov)
  • medicine
  • During that time he was involved with Dr. Henry Kissman at the National Library of Medicine in building the online TOXLINE data files. (nih.gov)
  • If you go into hospital, or visit a dentist or another doctor while using this medicine, you should tell them you are using this medicine. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • If you feel you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using this medicine and inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • drugs
  • Psychoactive drugs had been used too freely in the nineteenth century, and often the distinction between use for health and use for pleasure was not carefully made. (druglibrary.org)