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Document ID (ISN)44483
CIS number 85-1319
ISSN - Serial title 1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
Year 1984
Convention or series no. Fascicule 16058 S70, 12-1984
Author(s) Rudler M.
Title Organophosphorus compounds
Original title Composés organiques du phosphore: organophosphorés [in French]
Bibliographic information Intoxications, 1984, 4p. 11 ref.
Abstract This encyclopaedia article covers: classification of organophosphorus compounds based on how they affect plants; physical and chemical properties; metabolism; toxicity; poisoning symptoms; mechanism of their action on cholinesterases; symptomatic treatment and cholinesterase reactivating antidotes; methods of cholinesterase determination.
Descriptors (primary) poisoning; phosphorus and compounds; toxicology; insecticides; acaricides
Descriptors (secondary) cholinesterase monitoring; acute poisoning; encyclopaedia; replaced; chronic poisoning
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Agricultural chemicals