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“Poisoning and Toxicology Handbook, Fourth Edition” by Jerrold B. Leikin and Frank P. Paloucek
IH | 1384 pages | English | 2007, 4 edition | ISBN: 1420044796 | File type: PDF | 12,2 mb
A distinctive reference containing detailed reviews of much more than 900 drugs and poisons, the Poisoning and Toxicology Handbook, Fourth Edition offers the newest info on medicinal, biological, herbal, and non-medicinal agents, and antidotes. Increasing its depth and scope with analyses of newer drugs, chemicals, and environmental toxins, including drugs that have been recently approved by the FDA, this book is a compendium of helpful resources.
The present volume offers locations and phone numbers of poison control centers throughout the country, organizations offering info on toxicology, and teratology info services. It presents diagnostic testing and analytical procedures, evaluates the effectiveness of antidotes, and features an extensive symptoms listing. The section on distinctive topics offers detailed treatment protocols, hospital preparedness guidelines, position statements, and practice guidelines focused on the treatment of toxicities. This fourth edition keeps you up to date in of the most exciting and expanding fields in medical science.
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