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Handbook of Human Toxicology

1st Edition

Edited by Edward J. Massaro

CRC Press

1,136 pages

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pub: 1997-07-09
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Covering some of the most important topics in modern toxicology, the Handbook of Human Toxicology is a unique and valuable addition to the current literature. It addresses issues, answers questions, and provides data related to. Within each of these five major sections are several carefully selected topics that reflect the current state of human toxicology. From tissue uptake of mercury to the effects of drugs on immune systems, the text provides much-needed information quickly and easily.

Table of Contents

Metals Toxicology

Section Edited by Y. James Kang

Methods of Metals Toxicology, A. Naganuma, J. Yoshinaga, Y. Aoki, A. Yasutake, K. Hirayama, Y. Imai, and S. Koizumi

Occupational and Environmental Exposures, C. Winder, C.-L. Bai, and N.H. Stacey

Metal Metabolism and Toxicities, D.M. Medeiros, R. Wildman, and R. Liebes

Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Metal Toxicities, M.D. Enger and Y.J. Kang

Tissue Uptake and Subcellular Distribution of Mercury, E.J. Massaro

Nutrition and Toxicology

Section Edited by Gregory D. Miller

Using Food Consumption Data to Determine Exposure to Toxins, J.S. Douglass, K.H. Fleming, L.M Barraj, and J.T Heimback

Nutrition, Pharmacology, and Toxicology: A Dialectic, D. Raiten

Toxic Agents, Chemosensory Function, and Diet, K. Rankin and R. Mattes

Essential and Nonessential Mineral Interactions, G.D. Mill and S. Groziak

Naturally Occurring Orally Active Dietary Carcinogens, J. Scimeca

Inhalation Toxicology

Section Edited by Daniel L. Morgan

Structure and Function of the Respiratory Tract, K.E. Pinkerton, J.R. Harkema, D.M. Hyde, J.T. McBride, R.R. Mercer, K.T. Morgan, C.G. Plopper, J.A. St. George, and W.S. Tyler

Disposition of Inhaled Toxicants, R.B. Schlesinger, A. Ben-Jebria, and A.R. Dahl

Respiratory Responses to Inhaled Toxicants, J.Q. Koenig and D.L. Luchtel

Methods in Human Inhalation Toxicology, L.J Folinsbee, C.S. Kim, H.R. Kehrl, J.D. Prah, and R.B. Devlin


Section Edited by Kathleen E. Rodgers

Introduction, K.E. Rodgers

Immunotoxicology Methods, R.V. House

Immunotoxicology of Therapeutic Patients, E.E. Sikorski and H.G. Haggerty

Effects of Drugs on Immune System Parameters, W.-J. Wu, E.J. Carson, S.D. Collier, D. Keil, P.A. Weiss, and S. Pruett

Metal Immunotoxicology, J. Zelikoff, T.P. McManus, and M.D. Cohen

Effects of Pesticides and Organic Solvents on Immune System Parameters, J. Barnett

Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology

Section Edited by James L. Schardein

Biology of Reproduction and Methods in Assessing Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity in Humans, I.O. Obasanjo and C.L. Hughes

Male Reproductive Toxicity, S.M. Schrader

Female Reproductive Toxicity, A.R. Scialli and C.F. Colie

Developmental Toxicity, D.A. Beckman, L.B. Fawcett, and R.L. Brent


Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
MEDICAL / Toxicology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General