Toxicology Handbook , 2nd Edition

Toxicology Handbook

2nd Edition

By Lindsay Murray, MB, BS, FACEM, Emergency Physician and Clinical Toxicologist, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia; Frank Daly, MBBS, FACEM, Director of Emergency Department and Consultant Clinical Toxicologist, Royal Perth Hospital; Clinical Senior Lecturer in Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia; Consultant Clinical Toxicologist, WA and NSW Poisons Information Centres, Australia; David McCoubrie; Jessamine Soderstrom; Ovidu Pascu; Jason Armstrong and Mike Cadogan, MA(Oxon), MBChB, FACEM, Consultant Emergency Physician, Sir Charles Gairdner Emergency Department, Clinical Senior Lecturer in Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, 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