|Document ID (ISN)||61691|
|Convention or series no.
||Pocket guide to first aid for chemical injuries: What to do in a chemical exposure incident
||Genium Publishing Corporation, One Genium Plaza, Schenectady, NY 12304-4690, USA, 1991. 76p. Illus.
||This pocket guide is aimed at workers who work with potentially dangerous chemicals. Contents: different hazards of chemicals; physical and chemical forms of hazardous materials; proper first aid preparation; assessment of the situation subsequent to a chemical exposure incident; detailed instructions to common first-aid procedures; evacuation and rescue; resuscitation; decontamination; decontamination of the digestive tract; specific treatment of chemical injury; medical treatment; treatment of associated injuries. In annex: glossary of medical terms.
||USA; first aid; training material; chemical hazards; major hazards
||resuscitation; decontamination (personal); safety guides; glossary; escape and rescue
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||First aid and emergency organization