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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 February 2023
  • ISBN : 012820687X
  • Page : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Toxicology Disasters: Cause and Consequences, a volume in the History of Toxicology and Environmental Health series, provides an historical overview of significant toxicological disasters which involved chemical exposure of humans, animals or the environment. The book documents the timeline of events and the legacy of the resulting exposure which occurred within a specific period of time, but with long lasting consequences. Case studies of toxicological incidents and a wide range of categories, including environmental, industrial, pharmaceutical, domestic and international are not only discussed from a historical perspective but also regarding their impacted toxicology, regulation and our current use of these chemicals. The book will help toxicologists, academics and students from environmental health and toxicology departments, environmental/occupational health regulators, and industrial hygiene/safety personnel gain a better understanding of the arc of a toxicological disaster from its origins, root causes of the problem, and initial and long-term assessments and management. Organizes historical overviews of each disaster into specific categories (ex. environmental, industrial, pharmaceutical, domestic, and international) for easy reference Takes a "soup to nuts” approach when discussing toxicological incidents, from origins and causes to ultimate health and/or regulatory consequences Provides detailed explanations on how these disasters impacted the toxicology field and fueled regulatory decisions

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Toxicology Disasters

Toxicology Disasters
  • Author : Sue Ford
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2023-02-15
  • ISBN : 012820687X
DOWNLOAD BOOKToxicology Disasters

Toxicology Disasters: Cause and Consequences, a volume in the History of Toxicology and Environmental Health series, provides an historical overview of significant toxicological disasters which involved chemical exposure of humans, animals or the environment. The book documents the timeline of events and the legacy of the resulting exposure which occurred within a specific period of time, but with long lasting consequences. Case studies of toxicological incidents and a wide range of categories, including environmental, industrial, pharmaceutical, domestic and international are

Small Animal Toxicology

Small Animal Toxicology
  • Author : Michael Edward Peterson,Patricia A. Talcott
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780721606392
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Diagnose and determine treatment for toxic exposures in small animals with this quick reference! Small Animal Toxicology, 3rd Edition covers hundreds of potentially toxic substances, providing the information you need to manage emergency treatment and prevent poisonings in companion animals. To help you identify an unknown poison, this guide provides a list of potential toxins based on clinical signs or symptoms. It also includes a NEW color insert with 85 full-color photographs of toxic plants and of lesions associated with various

APC Essentials of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology

APC Essentials of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology
  • Author : Anil Aggrawal
  • Publisher : Avichal Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2022-08-15
  • ISBN : 9788177394412
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Essentials of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology is an abridged version of the Textbook of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology. The book comprises chapters on thanatology, deaths from other causes, forensic psychiatry, forensic science, corrosive poisons, irritant poisons, and poisons acting on the brain and spinal cord. In addition, the book consists of several diagrams and illustrations to help understand the concepts better. This book is essential for forensic scientists.

APC Textbook of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology - Avichal Publishing Company

APC Textbook of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology - Avichal Publishing Company
  • Author : Anil Aggrawal
  • Publisher : Avichal Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2022-08-15
  • ISBN : 9788177394191
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Textbook of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology is a comprehensive book for undergraduate students of Forensic sciences. The book comprises chapters on thanatology, deaths from other causes, forensic psychiatry, forensic science, corrosive poisons, irritant poisons, and poisons acting on the brain and spinal cord. In addition, the book consists of several diagrams and illustrations to help understand the concepts better. This book is essential for forensic scientists.

History of Modern Clinical Toxicology

History of Modern Clinical Toxicology
  • Author : Alan Woolf
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-10-13
  • ISBN : 9780128222195
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History of Modern Clinical Toxicology describes the extraordinary advances in the practice of clinical toxicology within the past 70 years and brings together stories of the people – the champions of clinical toxicology - who contributed to these advances, discovered new therapies and antidotes, and made change happen. This book lays out the poison control system they built and the fascinating story of how they created a new and evolving medical specialty. With the participation of renowned international experts as authors, the

An Introduction to Toxicology

An Introduction to Toxicology
  • Author : Philip C. Burcham
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-19
  • ISBN : 9781447155539
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This book provides a readable introduction to modern toxicology with a particular focus on the mechanisms underlying the induction of toxicity by foreign substances. Since bioactivation is central to many toxic syndromes, special interest is devoted to chemicals that undergo conversion to toxic metabolites that induce toxic effects as diverse as cancer, birth defects and organ injury. The molecular consequences accompanying damage to cellular DNA and proteins is explored together with the relevance of toxicological paradigms to human diseases caused

Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation

Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation
  • Author : Christopher B. Field,Vicente Barros,Thomas F. Stocker,Qin Dahe
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-05-28
  • ISBN : 9781107380103
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This Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report (IPCC-SREX) explores the challenge of understanding and managing the risks of climate extremes to advance climate change adaptation. Extreme weather and climate events, interacting with exposed and vulnerable human and natural systems, can lead to disasters. Changes in the frequency and severity of the physical events affect disaster risk, but so do the spatially diverse and temporally dynamic patterns of exposure and vulnerability. Some types of extreme weather and climate events have

Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents

Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents
  • Author : Ramesh C. Gupta
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-01-21
  • ISBN : 9780128004944
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Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents, Second Edition covers every aspect of deadly toxic chemicals used in conflicts, warfare and terrorism. Including findings from experimental as well as clinical studies, this essential reference offers in-depth coverage of individual toxicants, target organ toxicity, major incidents, toxic effects in humans, animals and wildlife, biosensors and biomarkers, on-site and laboratory analytical methods, decontamination and detoxification procedures, and countermeasures. Expanding on the ground-breaking first edition, Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents has

Field Guide to Global Health & Disaster Medicine - E-Book

Field Guide to Global Health & Disaster Medicine - E-Book
  • Author : James A. Chambers
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-04-14
  • ISBN : 9780323794138
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While serving as a physician overseas in resource-poor countries, Dr. James Chambers recognized the need for a practical, portable reference for non-specialist healthcare providers to orient them to common issues when serving in new situations, whether due to geography, austere environments, or complex humanitarian disasters. Field Guide to Global Health and Disaster Medicine draws on the experience, training, and perspectives of committed healthcare providers from diverse nations and backgrounds to provide the most essential information for maximum utility in the

Information Resources in Toxicology

Information Resources in Toxicology
  • Author : Steve Gilbert,Asish Mohapatra,Sol Bobst,Antoinette Hayes,Sara T. Humes
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-16
  • ISBN : 9780128137253
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This new fifth edition of Information Resources in Toxicology offers a consolidated entry portal for the study, research, and practice of toxicology. Both volumes represents a unique, wide-ranging, curated, international, annotated bibliography, and directory of major resources in toxicology and allied fields such as environmental and occupational health, chemical safety, and risk assessment. The editors and authors are among the leaders of the profession sharing their cumulative wisdom in toxicology’s subdisciplines. This edition keeps pace with the digital world

Toxicology Principles for the Industrial Hygienist

Toxicology Principles for the Industrial Hygienist
  • Author : William E. Luttrell,Warren W. Jederberg,Kenneth R. Still
  • Publisher : AIHA
  • Release Date : 2008-01
  • ISBN : 9781931504881
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Focuses on the applications of toxicology principles to the practice of industrial hygiene, using case studies as examples.

FORENSIC MEDICINE AND TOXICOLOGY

FORENSIC MEDICINE AND TOXICOLOGY
  • Author : Rabindra Nath Karmakar
  • Publisher : Academic Publishers
  • Release Date : 2015-12-01
  • ISBN : 9789383420544
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The book is intended for the undergraduate & postgraduate students of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology

An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology

An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology
  • Author : Carey N. Pope,Jing Liu
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-18
  • ISBN : 9780128136034
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An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology: From Molecules to Man integrates the various aspects of toxicology, from “simple molecular systems, to complex human communities, with expertise from a spectrum of interacting disciplines. Chapters are written by specialists within a given subject, such as a chemical engineer, nutritional scientist, or a microbiologist, so subjects are clearly explained and discussed within the toxicology context. Many chapters are comparative across species so that students in ecotoxicology learn mammalian toxicology and vice versa. Specific citations,

Information Resources in Toxicology

Information Resources in Toxicology
  • Author : P.J. Bert Hakkinen,Asish Mohapatra,Steven G. G. Gilbert
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2009-08-19
  • ISBN : 0080920039
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This latest version of Information Resources in Toxicology (IRT) continues a tradition established in 1982 with the publication of the first edition in presenting an extensive itemization, review, and commentary on the information infrastructure of the field. This book is a unique wide-ranging, international, annotated bibliography and compendium of major resources in toxicology and allied fields such as environmental and occupational health, chemical safety, and risk assessment. Thoroughly updated, the current edition analyzes technological changes and is rife with online tools

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  • Author : Robert Antosia,John D. Cahill
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-12-22
  • ISBN : 9780387328041
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This is an essential portable handbook on bioterrorism and disaster medicine. Its practical and comprehensive text features chapters pertinent to bioterrorism, infectious disease, microbiology, virology, public health, epidemiology, and disaster medicine. It will serve as a practical guide for situation-specific disasters; recognize what injuries or illnesses to expect; provide proactive guidelines to define specific diseases; and give a guide of appropriate personnel protective equipment during these large-scale emergencies. It is an essential companion to those either interested or currently working