|Document ID (ISN)||74942|
||92-801-1145-0 (1982 rev. ed); 92-801-1174-4 (1984 supplement)
|Convention or series no.
||251-82.17.E (1982 revised edition)
260-84.06.E (1984 supplement)
||Medical first aid guide for use in accidents involving dangerous goods (MFAG)
||International Maritime Organization, London, United Kingdom, 1982. 148p. Illus. + Supplement 1984, 24p. Illus. Index.
||First aid guide used as a supplement to the International Medical Guide for Ships (IMGS, see CIS 95-590). It contains information on the diagnosis of poisoning, first aid, complications of poisoning (by type of toxic effect and by organ system), general toxic hazards and emergency treatment. In addition, there are detailed chemical tables (i.e. data sheets) with specific information on the signs and symptoms associated with poisoning by specific classes of substances, as well as on the appropriate treatment.
||dangerous substances; ships; first aid; sea transport; emergency treatment
||poisoning; data sheet; IMCO; WHO; ingestion; inhalation; skin absorption; caustic substances; toxic substances; manuals; injections; stomach wash-out; resuscitation; burns; oxygen therapy; ILO
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
First aid and emergency organization