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Main Title Reactions to environmental agents /
Author Lee, Douglas Harry Kedgwin
CORP Author American Physiological Society (Founded 1887)
Publisher American Physiological Society,
Place Published Bethesda, Md.
Year Published 1977
OCLC Number 02955400
Subjects Physiology; Man--Influence of environment
Subject Added Ent Environmental Pollutants--adverse effects.; Environmental Pollution.; Physiology.; Human beings--Effect of environment on.
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EIAM QP6.Ha Region 2 Library/New York,NY 01/01/1988
EJAM QP6.H25 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/01/1988
EKBR REF QP6.H25 s.9 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 01/01/1988
EKDM QP6.H25 NERL/ERD Library/Athens,GA 12/02/2013
ELDM QP6.H25 v.9 NHEERL/MED Library/Duluth,MN 10/18/2002
EOBM QP6.H25 Handbook of Physiology: sec. 9 NEIC Library/Denver,CO 01/01/1988
Collation viii, 659 p. : ill.
Notes Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Notes Response to physical agents -- Effects of noise exposure on auditory sensitivity -- Pathophysiological responses of the auditory organ to excessive sound -- Extraauditory effects of acoustic stimulation -- Heat -- Control of body temperature -- Heat exchange between human skin surface and thermal environment -- Human tolerance to hot climates -- Microwaves -- Microwave radiation -- Ionizing radiation -- Effects of ionizing radiation on mammalian cells -- Nature, origin, and distribution of chemical agents -- Chemical agents in air -- Food additives and contaminants -- Chemical agents from occupational sources -- Medicines and drugs as environmental agents -- Chemical agents in cigarette smoke -- Reactions and determinants at portal of entry -- Respiratory system -- Regional deposition of particles in the human respiratory tract -- Radioactive materials: determinants of dose to the respiratory tract -- Clearance mechanisms in the respiratory tract -- Tissue and cellular reactions to particles, fibers, and aerosols retained after inhalation -- Immunological reactions to inhaled physical and chemical agents -- Skin -- Permeability of the skin -- Cutaneous allergic response -- Cutaneous carcinogenesis: metabolic interaction of chemical carcinogens with skin -- Alimentary system -- Gastroenterologic response to environmental agents: absorption and interactions -- Metabolism of foreign substances in the gastrointestinal tract -- Retention and excretion kinetics of chemical agents -- Transportation and transformation of chemical agents -- Determinants of xenobiotic transport at biological barriers -- Hepatic and extrahepatic mixed- function oxidases -- Hydrolytic transformation of environmental pollutants -- Biochemistry and significance of transferase reactions in the metabolism of foreign chemicals -- Distribution and excretion of chemical agents and derivatives -- Storage and release -- Bone storage and release -- Accumulation and release of chemicals by adipose tissue -- Renal excretion -- Mechanisms of renal excretion of environmental agents -- Renal injury and urinary excretion -- Alimentary excretion of environmental agents and unnatural compounds -- Biliary excretion -- Pulmonary excretion of absorbed gases -- Mechanism of cellular injury -- Altered permeability of cell membranes -- Formation of reactive metabolites of foreign compounds and their covalent binding to cellular constituents -- Lipid peroxidation: a specific form of cellular injury -- Intracellular digestion: lysosomes and cellular injury -- Action of environmental agents on nucleic acids and their metabolism -- Altered protein synthesis.
Author Added Ent
Lee, Douglas H. K.;
Falk, Hans L.;
Murphy, Sheldon Douglas,
Corporate Au Added Ent American Physiological Society (1887- )
Title Ser Add Ent Handbook of physiology, a critical, comprehensive presentation of physiological knowledge and concepts ; section 9.
PUB Date Free Form 1977
Series Title Traced Handbook of physiology, a critical, comprehensive presentation of physiological knowledge and concepts ; section 9
Series Title Untraced Handbook of physiology, a critical, comprehensive presentation of physiological knowledge and concepts ; section 9
BIB Level m
Document Type BC
LCCN 60004587
OCLC TAG 19s 225308777
ISBN 9780683030006; 0683030000
OCLC Time Stamp 20131127153325
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 05077cam 2200553 i 45020