Poisoning and Drug Overdose 7th Edition PDF
Poisoning and Drug Overdose 7th Edition ebook
Designed for speed of use during toxicologic emergencies, this instant-answer guide delivers critical information on the effective diagnosis and treatment of drug-related emergencies and chemical exposures. Enhanced by detailed tables and charts, extensive cross-referencing, and a comprehensive index, the Seventh Edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect newly released drugs and the latest information on existing drugs.
Poisoning & Drug Overdose is divided into four sections:
Section 1 leads you through initial emergency management, including treatment of coma, hypotension, and other common complications; physical and laboratory diagnosis; and methods of decontamination and enhanced eliminations of poisons
Section II provides detailed information on hundreds of common drugs and poisons
Section III describes the use and side effects of more than 80 antidotes and therapeutic drugs
Section IV covers the medical management of chemical spills and occupational chemical exposures and includes a table of more than 500 industrial chemicals
Poisoning & Drug Overdose, Seventh Edition should be within reach of every medical toxicologist, emergency physician, and poison control staff member.
About the Author
Kent R. Olson, MD, FACEP is Medical Director, California Poison Control System, San Francisco Division, San Francisco General Hospital; Attending Emergency Physician, Elden Hospital Medical Center; Clinical Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Pharmacy, University of California-San Francisco.
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