Poisoning and Drug Overdose 6th Edition / Edition 6

Poisoning and Drug Overdose 6th Edition / Edition 6

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by Kent Olson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071668330

ISBN-13: 9780071668330

Pub. Date: 09/02/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

“Poisoning & Drug Overdose belongs in every emergency physician’s workroom.”
--Academic Emergency Medicine reviewing earlier edition

“…a great addition to any emergency department library when rapid reference is needed to treat and diagnose the poisoned patient.”
-- Annals of Emergency Medicine reviewing

Overview

“Poisoning & Drug Overdose belongs in every emergency physician’s workroom.”
--Academic Emergency Medicine reviewing earlier edition

“…a great addition to any emergency department library when rapid reference is needed to treat and diagnose the poisoned patient.”
-- Annals of Emergency Medicine reviewing earlier edition

An instant-answer guide you can turn to for on-the-spot treatment of poisoning and drug overdose

A Doody's Core Title for 2015!

Poisoning & Drug Overdose, Sixth Edition delivers critical information on effective diagnosis and treatment of drug-related emergencies and chemical exposures.

Divided into four sections, easily identified by dictionary-style tabs:
Section I covers initial emergency management, including treatment of complications; physical and laboratory diagnosis; and decontamination and enhanced elimination procedures
Section II provides detailed information on 150 common drugs and poisons
Section III describes the use of antidotes and therapeutic drugs to treat poisoning
Section IV describes the medical management of chemical and occupational exposures, with a table of more than 500 industrial chemicals

Poisoning & Drug Overdose, Sixth Edition is enhanced by numerous tables, charts, and a comprehensive index featuring generic, chemical, and brand names, making it an essential resource for anyone responding to drug-related emergencies and chemical exposures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071668330
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/02/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
832
Sales rank:
355,817
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

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Preface

Section I. Comprehensive Evaluation and Treatment

Section II. Specific Poisons and Drugs: Diagnosis and Treatment

Section III. Therapeutic Drugs and Antidotes

Section IV. Environmental and Occupational Toxicology

Index

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Poisoning and Drug Overdose 6th Edition 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I recently purchased this book and am satisfied with its practicality. However, it is NOT a hardccover. It is a paperback, without question.