Toxicology Handbook , 2nd Edition

Toxicology Handbook

2nd Edition

By Lindsay Murray, MBBS, FACEM, Consultant Emergency Physician, Lismore Base Hospital, Lismore, NSW, Australia; Lindsay Murray, MBBS, FACEM, Consultant Emergency Physician, Lismore Base Hospital, Lismore, NSW, Australia; Mark Little, MBBS, DTM&H(Lond), FACEM, MPH&T IDHA, Consultant Emergency Physician and Clinical Toxicologist Cairns Hospital, Associate Professor School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Queensland Tropical Health Alliance and Consultant Clinical Toxicologist to the NSW Poisons Information Centre, Australia ; Ovidiu Pascu, MD FACEM, Consultant Emergency Physician and Clinical Toxicologist, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA Poisons Information Centre; Clinical Senior Lecturer in Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, WA, Australia and Kerry Anne Hoggett, MBBS GCertClinTox FACEM , Consultant Emergency Physician and Clinical Toxicologist, Royal Perth Hospital; VMO Clinical Toxicologist, NSW and WA Poisons Information Centres; Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Western Australia; Adjunct Clinical Lecturer, University of Notre Dame, WA, Australia


Section 1: Introduction

Clinical: Approach to the poisoned patient

Section 2: Approach to specialist toxicology problems

Section 3: Toxic Drugs (78 chapters)

Section 4: Antidotes (29 chapters)

Section 5: Toxinology (16 chapters)

Section 6: Antivenom (11 chapters)

Appendices Sample ECGs from poisoned patients; Drug concentrations and unit conversion chart; Guide to the management of allergic reaction to antivenom