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Main Title Handbook of toxicology of chemical warfare agents [electronic resource] /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Gupta, Ramesh C.
Publisher Academic Press,
Year Published 2009
Call Number UG447.H36 2009eb
Subjects Chemical agents (Munitions)--Toxicology. ; Chemical warfare. ; Chemical weapons.
Internet Access
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Edition 1st ed.
Collation xviii, 1147 p., [14] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index. Electronic reproduction.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
section 1. Introduction, historical perspective, and epidemiology -- section 2. Agents that can be used as weapons of mass destruction -- section 3. Target organ toxicity -- section 4. Special topics -- section 5. Risks to animals and wildlife -- section 6. Toxicokinetics and physiologically based pharmacokinetics -- section 7. Analytical methods, biosensors, and biomarkers -- section 8. Prophylactic, therapeutic, and countermeasures -- section 9. Decontamination of chemical warfare agents.