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Main Title Health hazards of nitrite inhalants /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Haverkos, Harry W.
Dougherty, John A.
Publisher U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, National Institute on Drug Abuse, For sale by the Superintendent of Documents., U.S. G.P.O.,
Year Published 1988
Stock Number 017-024-01351-0
OCLC Number 21526232
Subjects Nitrites--Toxicology--Congresses ; HIV (Viruses)--United States--Congresses ; Inhalant abuse--Congresses ; Drug abuse--United States ; Carcinogens--Congresses ; Kaposi's sarcoma--Congresses ; Gay men--Substance use--Congresses ; AIDS (Disease)--Etiology--Congresses ; Drugs--Physiological effect--Congresses ; Drug abuse--United States--Congresses ; Drug addiction--United States--Congresses ; Nitrites--Health aspect--Congresses ; Inhalant abuse--United States--Congresses ; Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome--complications ; Administration, Inhalation ; Nitrites--toxicity ; Sarcoma, Kaposi--chemically induced ; Substance-Related Disorders ; Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome--complications--congresses ; Administration, Inhalation--congresses ; Nitrites--toxicity--congresses ; Sarcoma, Kaposi--chemically induced--congresses ; Substance-Related Disorders--congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJEM  RC568.N57H4 1988 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 06/14/2002
Collation xi, 112 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Presentations delivered at a meeting held March 31, 1987 in Rockville, Md., and sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Includes bibliographical references. The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
Contents Notes
Nitrate inhalants: historical perspective / Guy R. Newell, Margaret R. Spitz, and Michael B. Wilson -- The fate and toxicity of butyl nitrites / Roger P. Maickel -- The acute toxicity of nitrite inhalants / Ronald W. Wood -- Indications from animal and chemical experiments of a carcinogenic role for isobutyl nitrite / Sidney S. Mirvish, Martin D. Ramm, and David M. Babcock -- Toxicity of inhaled isobutyl nitrite in BALB/c mice : systemic and immunotoxic studies / Daniel M. Lewis and Dennis W. Lynch -- Altered T-cell helper/suppressor ratio in mice chronically exposed to amyl nitrite / Jesse S. Ortiz and Vilma L. Rivera -- Effects of nitrites on the immune system of humans / Elizabeth M. Dax [and others] -- Deliberate inhalation of isobutyl nitrate during adolescence : a descriptive study / Richard H. Schwartz -- Nitrite inhalants: contemporary patterns of abuse / W. Robert Lange [and others] -- Epidemiologic studies : Kaposi's sarcoma vs. opportunistic infections among homosexual men with AIDS / Harry W. Haverkos.