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Toxicology

A Case-Oriented Approach, 1st Edition

By John Joseph Fenton

CRC Press

600 pages

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REAL-LIFE CASES, TUTORIAL QUESTIONS, NARRATIVE HISTORY

Intriguing anecdotal pedagogy, like the alleged arsenical poisonings of Napoleon and President Taylor and the probable mercury overdose of Isaac Newton, is one of the things that set Toxicology: A Case-Oriented Approach apart from other toxicology texts. Based on an undergraduate-graduat

Table of Contents

History of Toxicology. Measuring Toxicology. Therapy. The Role of the Laboratory in Diagnosis and Treatment of Poisoning. Introductory Toxicokinetics. Biotransformation. Hepatic Toxicity. Renal Toxicology. Cardiac Toxicity. Neurological Toxicity. Pulmonary Toxicology. Drug Testing: Screening. Confirmatory Tests in Toxicology. Metal Analysis. Alcohols. Toxic Gases. Insecticides. Metals. Over-the-Counter Analgesics. Drugs of Abuse. Sedatives and Hypnotics. Stimulants. Anticholinergic Drugs. Psychedelic Drugs. Plants. Snake Venoms. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW041000
LAW / Forensic Science
MED096000
MEDICAL / Toxicology