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Main Title Chemical warfare agents : toxicology and treatment /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Marrs, Timothy C.
Maynard, Robert L.
Sidell, Frederick R.
Marrs, Timothy CChemical warfare agents.
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 70660018
ISBN 0470013591 (alk. paper); 9780470013595 (alk. paper)
Subjects Chemical agents (Munitions)--Toxicology ; Antidotes ; Chemical Warfare Agents ; Wounds and Injuries--chemically induced ; Wounds and Injuries--therapy
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  RA648.M37 2007 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 04/11/2008
ELAR REF RA648.M37 2007 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 06/07/2011
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation ix, 738 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Rev. ed. of: Chemical warfare agents / Timothy C. Marrs, Robert L. Maynard, Frederick R. Sidell. c1996. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Opinions of chemical warfare / Robert Maynard -- Physicochemical properties and general toxicology of chemical warfare agents / Robert Maynard -- Dispersion and modelling of the spread of chemical warfare agents / Roger Kingdon and Stephen Walker -- The fate of chemical warfare agents in the environment / Sylvia Talmage ... {et al.} -- Biological markers of exposure to chemical warfare agents / Robin Black and Daan Noort -- Respiratory protection / Anthony Wetherell and George Mathers -- Responding to chemical terrorism : operational planning and decontamination / Gron Roberts and Robert Maynard -- Toxicology of organophosphate nerve agents / Timothy Marrs -- A history of human studies with nerve agents by the UK and the USA / Frederick Sidell -- Nerve agents : low-dose effects / Leah Scott -- Managing civilian Casualties Affected by nerve agents / J. Allister Vale ... {et al.} -- The management of casualties following toxic agent release : the approach adopted in France / David Baker -- The dark mornings : the experiences and lessons learned from the Tokyo subway sarin attack experience / Tetsu Okumara ... {et al.} -- Atropine and other anticholinergic drugs / John McDonough and Tsung-Ming Shih -- Oximes / Peter Eyer and Franz Worek -- The use of benzodiazepines in organophosphorus nerve agent intoxication / Timothy Marrs and Ake Sellstorm -- Pretreatment for nerve agent poisoning / Leah Scott -- Gulf War syndrome / Simon Wessely and Matthew Hotopf -- Mustard gas / Robert Maynard -- Dermal aspects of chemical warfare / Robert Chilcott -- Sulfur mustard injuries of the skin : pathophysiology and the clinical Management of chemical burns / Paul Rice -- The normal bone marrow and management of toxin-induced stem cell failure / Jennifer Treleaven -- Organic arsenicals / Timothy Marrs and Robert Maynard -- Phosgene / Robert Maynard -- Cyanides : chemical warfare agents and potential terrorist threats / Bryan Ballantine ... {et al.} -- Riot control agents in military operations, civil disturbance control and potential terrorist activities, with particular reference to peripheral chemosensory irritants / Bryan Ballantyne -- Ricin and abrin poisoning / Sally Bradberry ... {et al.} -- The total prohibition of chemical weapons / Graham Pearson -- A-Z of compounds of interest in relation to chemical warfare and other malevolent uses of poisons / Philippa Edwards and Robert Maynard.