|Document ID (ISN)||39662|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
|Convention or series no.
||Fascicule 16002 B50, 1982
||Oxygenated carbon derivatives
||Dérivés oxygénés du carbone [in French]|
||Intoxications, 18 rue Séguier, 75006 Paris, France, 1982. 4p. 7 ref.
||Update of this encylopaedia article on carbon monoxide: main physical and chemical properties; natural occurrence and industrial production of CO; fate in body; mode of action; clinical signs and symptoms of acute poisoning (warning signs, neurological, cardiovascular and biological signs), insidious effects on the central nervous system and cardiovascular system, action to be taken in the event of acute poisoning, detection of CO in blood and expired air, technical safety measures and safety and health regulations. A brief review of the occupational health aspects of CO2 is also given.
||acute poisoning; carbon monoxide; biological effects; toxicology; carbon dioxide
||neurotoxic effects; France; encyclopaedia; first aid; blood monitoring; cardiovascular disorders
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)