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ID (ISN) del documento24211
Número CIS 76-216
Año 1974
Número de serie
Autor(es)
Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. 20460, USA.
Título Diagnosis and treatment of poisoning by pesticides.
Información bibliográfica PB-227 053/6WJ, National Technical Information Service, Springfield,, Virginia 22151, USA, 1974. 15p. Illus. 12 ref. Price: Photocopy US-$4.00/Microfiche US-$1.45.
Resumen This publication, which was produced as part of an intensive short-term educational programme, Project Safeguard, designed to train farmers in the safe use of replacement chemicals for DDT, outlines the characteristics of organophosphorus pesticides (the signs and symptoms of parathion poisoning are tabulated), carbamates, and chlorinated hydrocarbons, with sections devoted to diagnosis and treatment (including a table on determination of exposure from biological samples), modes of poisoning, and prevention. 7 case histories of poisoning are presented from the literature. Sources of information about pesticides. A classification of organophosphate poisoning into latent, mild, moderate and severe cases is given in a table, based principally on parathion and methyl parathion poisoning.
Descriptores (primarios) envenenamiento; protección de los cultivos; diagnostico; pesticidas
Descriptores (secundarios) paratión; estudio de caso; compuestos organofosforados; carbamatos; metilparatión; hidrocarburos clorados; tratamiento médico; formación en prevención; síntomas
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Agricultura, pesca, cría de ganado
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Agricultural chemicals