1st Edition

Carbon Monoxide

Edited By

David G. Penney

ISBN 9780367202866
Published September 27, 2021 by CRC Press
296 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1996: This volume addresses many aspects of current issues involving carbon monoxide (CO) measurement, physiology, toxicology, behaviour, and treatment.

Table of Contents

1. Carbon Monoxide Analysis

R.L. Wabeke

2. Carbon Monoxide Formation Due to Metabolism of Xenobiotics

D. Pankow

3. Modeling the Uptake and Elimination of Carbon Monoxide,

P. Tikuisis

4. Cerebrovascular Effects of Carbon Monoxide

M.A. Helfaer and R.J. Traystman

5. Pulmonary Changes Induced by the Administration of CO and Other Compounds in Smoke,

D.L. Traber and D.W. Bradford

6. Effects of Carbon Monoxide Exposure on Developing Animals and Humans

D.G. Penney

7. Carbon Monoxide - From Tool to Neurotransmitter

N.R. Prabhakar and R.S. Fitzgerald

8. Toxicity of Carbon Monoxide: Hemoglobin vs. Histotoxic Mechanisms,

C.A. Piantadosi

9. Carbon Monoxide-Induced Impairment of Learning, Memory, and Neuronal Dysfunction

M. Hiramatsu, T. Kameyama, and T. Nabeshima

10. Behavioral Effects of Carbon Monoxide Exposure: Results and Mechanisms

V.A. Benignus

11. Delayed Sequelae in Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and the Possible Mechanisms

E.P. Kindwall

12. Treatment of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

S.R. White

13. Options for Treatment of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Including Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

S.R. Thom

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David G. Penney, Ph.D., is Professor of Physiology and Adjunct Professor of Occupational and Environmental Health in the School of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan.