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Author Diaz, James H.

Title Color atlas of human poisoning and envenoming / James Diaz.

Publication Info. Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Reference Material  PHARM QV 600 D542C 2006    Check Shelf
Description xvii, 537 pages : color illustrations, maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents The pharmacology of human poisonings -- The general management of the poisoned patient -- Physical, diagnostic, and laboratory evaluation of the poisoned patient -- Antidotes -- Poisonings with over-the-counter and opioid analgesics and pharmaceutical additives -- Poisonings with vitamins, minerals, herbal agents, alternative, and complementary agents -- Poisonings with common household products -- Reproductive and perinatal toxicology -- Poisonings with analgesic adjuvants, psychotropics, sedative-hypnotics, and illicit substances -- Poisonings with cardiovascular medications.
Miscellaneous poisonings with commonly prescribed drugs : antibiotics, cancer chemotherapeutics, and hypoglycemics -- Food poisonings -- Seafood poisoning -- Mushroom poisonings -- Poisonous plants -- Terrestrial envenomings -- Marine envenomings -- Arthropod vectors of human infectious diseases -- Pesticide poisoning : insecticides, rodenticides, and herbicides -- Volatile organic chemical (VOC) poisoning -- Heavy metal poisoning -- Industrial gas exposures -- Radiation toxicology -- Chemical and biological weapons and warfare (CBW) -- Workplace substance abuse monitoring -- Epidemiological design and statistical analysis of toxicological investigations.
Summary "The Color Atlas of Human Poisoning and Envenoming is the only full-color resource available for the immediate identification of envenoming species, resultant lesions, clinical outcomes, and recommended treatments. Organized in an easily accessible fashion, the atlas offers general information on poisoning management and antidotes. With bulleted text, tables, figure legends, and diagrams, this atlas provides an immediate reference for use in emergency situations."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Poisoning -- Atlases.
Poisons -- Atlases.
Toxicology -- Atlases.
Poisoning -- Atlases.
Toxicology -- Atlases.
Antidotes -- Atlases.
Poisons -- Atlases.
Toxins, Biological -- Atlases.
Venoms -- Atlases.
Poisoning. (OCoLC)fst01068142
Poisons. (OCoLC)fst01068184
Toxicology. (OCoLC)fst01153364
Genre/Form Atlases. (OCoLC)fst01423875
ISBN 0849322154 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
9780849322150 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
9780849322150 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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