University of Hertfordshire

Dr Hazem Matar MRSC ERT

Publications

  1. 2019
  2. Decontamination and Management of Contaminated Hair following a CBRN or HazMat Incident

    Matar, H., Tavares Pinhal, A., Amer, N., Barrett, M., Thomas, E., Hughes, P., Larner, J. & Chilcott, R., Sep 2019, In : Toxicological Sciences. p. 269-279

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Efficacy of Different Hair and Skin Decontamination Strategies with Identification of Associated Hazards to First Responders

    Larner, J., Durrant, A., Hughes, P., Mahalingam, D., Rivers, S., Matar, H., Thomas, E., Barrett, M., Tavares Pinhal, A., Amer, N., Hall, C., Jackson, T., Catalani, V. & Chilcott, R., 19 Jul 2019, In : Prehospital Emergency Care.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Evaluation of US Federal Guidelines (Primary Response Incident Scene Management [PRISM]) for Mass Decontamination of Casualties During the Initial Operational Response to a Chemical Incident

    Chilcott, R., Larner, J., Durrant, A., Hughes, P., Mahalingam, D., Rivers, S., Thomas, E., Amer, N., Barrett, M., Matar, H., Pinhal, A., Jackson, T., McCarthy-Barnett, K. & Reppucci, J., 1 Jun 2019, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 73, 6, p. 671-684 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. 2018
  6. Hybrid in vitro diffusion cell for simultaneous evaluation of hair and skin decontamination: temporal distribution of chemical contaminants

    Matar, H., Amer, N., Kansagra, S., Pinhal, A., Thomas, E., Townend, S., Larner, J. & Chilcott, R., 15 Nov 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 9 p., 16906.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. The percutaneous toxicokinetics of VX in a damaged skin porcine model and the evaluation of WoundStat™ as a topical decontaminant

    Lydon, H., Hall, C., Matar, H., Dalton, C., Chipman, J. K., Graham, J. S. & Chilcott, R. P., 1 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Applied Toxicology. 38, 3, p. 318-328 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 2016
  9. Evaluation of a new topical skin protectant (RD1433) for the prevention and treatment of incontinence-associated dermatitis

    Matar, H., Larner, J., Viegas, V., Kansagra, S., Atkinson, K., Shetage, S., Skamarauskas, J., Theivendran, B., Goldman, V. & Chilcott, R., 23 Nov 2016, In : Cutaneous and Ocular Toxicology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Mass Casualty Decontamination in the United States: An Online Survey of Current Practice

    Power, S., Symons, C., Carter, H., Jones, E., Amlôt, R., Larner, J., Matar, H. & Chilcott, R. P., 1 Aug 2016, In : Health Security. 14, 4, p. 226-236 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Preliminary evaluation of military, commercial and novel skin decontamination products against a chemical warfare agent simulant (methyl salicylate)

    Matar, H., Guerreiro, A., Piletsky, S. A., Price, S. & Chilcott, R., 2 Apr 2016, In : Cutaneous and Ocular Toxicology. 35, 2, p. 137-144 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 2015
  13. Development of a cumulative irritation model for incontinence-associated dermatitis

    Larner, J., Matar, H., Goldman, V. S. & Chilcott, R., 1 Jan 2015, In : Archives of Dermatological Research. 307, 1, p. 39-48

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Optimisation of a dosing regime for a topical skin protectant (barrier cream)

    Chilcott, R., Larner, J., Matar, H., Kansagra, S., Theivendran, B., Viegas, V. A. & Goldman, V. S., 2015, In : Cutaneous and Ocular Toxicology. 34, 4, p. 327-334 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. 2014
  16. Design and characterisation of a novel in vitro skin diffusion cell system for assessing mass casualty decontamination systems

    Matar, H., Larner, J., Kansagra, S., Atkinson, K. L., Skamarauskas, J. T., Amlot, R. & Chilcott, R., 30 Jun 2014, In : Toxicology in Vitro. 28, 4, p. 492-501 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. 2013
  18. Protective and temporal effects of clothing on the in vitro absorption of chemical warfare agents and simulants

    Matar, H., Price, S. C. & Chilcott, R., 6 Dec 2013, Advances in Dermatological Sciences. Brain, K. R. & R. C. (eds.). Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 435-440 6 p. (Issues in Toxicology).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  19. 2010
  20. Protective effects of clothing on the in vitro absorption of chemical warfare agents

    Matar, H., Price, S. C. & Chilcott, R., 30 Dec 2010, In : Toxicology. 278, 3, p. 344-344 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

  21. Temporal effects of disrobing on the skin absorption of chemical warfare agents and CW agent simulants

    Matar, H., Price, S. C. & Chilcott, R., 30 Dec 2010, In : Toxicology. 278, 3, p. 344-345 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

  22. Comparative analysis of showering protocols for mass-casualty decontamination.

    Amlot, R., Larner, J., Matar, H., Jones, D. R., Carter, H., Turner, E. A., Price, S. C. & Chilcott, R., 1 Sep 2010, In : Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 25, 5, p. 435-439 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. 2009
  24. Whole-body imaging of UV-fluorescent chemical warfare simulants: A potentially quantitative technique for the optimisation of mass casualty decontamination procedures

    Larner, J., Matar, H., Jones, D. R., Amlot, R., Carter, H., Turner, E. A., Price, S. C. & Chilcott, R., 28 Jul 2009, In : Toxicology. 262, 1, p. 1 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue