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Document ID (ISN)45868
CIS number 86-695
ISSN - Serial title 0355-3140 - Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Song Z., Lu Y., Gu X.
Title Treatment of yellow phosphorus skin burns with silver nitrate instead of copper sulfate
Bibliographic information 1985, Vol.11, Supplement 4, p.33. 2 ref.
Abstract The application of silver nitrate for the treatment of yellow phosphorus skin burns is recommended. The traditionally used copper sulfate solution may cause copper poisoning if absorbed through damaged skin.
Descriptors (primary) phosphorus; first aid; chemical burns; emergency treatment
Descriptors (secondary) China; copper sulfate; silver nitrate
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
First aid and emergency organization