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Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies
Eighth Edition
by Lewis R. Goldfrank

The most authoritative reference available in clinical toxicology delivers a wealth of information on virtually all aspects of medical toxicology from pharmacology and clinical presentation to treatment guidelines and case studies.

Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies, Eighth Edition also contains expanded coverage of bioterrorism, inhalant abuse, and international considerations.

Contents

  1. Historical Principles and Perspectives
  2. Toxicologic Plagues and Disasters in History

The General Approach to Medical Toxicology

  1. Initial Evaluation of the Patient: Vital Signs and Toxic Syndromes
  2. Principles of Managing the Poisoned or Overdosed Patient
  3. Electrocardiographic Principles
  4. Diagnostic Imaging
  5. Laboratory Principles
  6. Techniques Used to Prevent Gastrointestinal Absorption
  7. Syrup of Ipecac
  8. Activated Charcoal
  9. Whole-Bowel Irrigation and Other Intestinal Evacuants
  10. Pharmacokinetic and Toxicokinetic Principles
  11. Principles and Techniques Applied to Enhance Elimination
  12. Use of the Intensive Care Unit

The Fundamental Principles of Medical Toxicology

Biochemical and Molecular Basis

  1. Chemical Principles
  2. Biochemical and Metabolic Principles
  3. Neurotransmitters and Neuromodulators
  4. Withdrawal Principles

Pathophysiologic Basis: Organ Systems

  1. Thermoregulatory Principles
  2. Fluid, Electrolyte & Acid-Base Principles
  3. Psychiatric Principles
  4. Neurologic Principles
  5. Opthalmic Principles
  6. Otolaryngologic Principles
  7. Respiratory Principles
  8. Cardiovascular Principles
  9. Hematologic Principles
  10. Gastrointestinal Principles
  11. Hepatic Principles
  12. Renal Principles
  13. Genitourinary Principles
  14. Dermatologic Principles

Special Populations

  1. Reproductive and Perinatal Principles
  2. Pediatric Principles
  3. Geriatric Principles
  4. Postmortem Toxicology

The Clinical Basis of Medical Toxicology

Analgesics and Antiinflammatory Medications

  1. Acetaminophen
  2. Salicylates
  3. Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Agents
  4. Colchicine and Podophyllin
  5. Optoids

Foods, Dietary and Nutritional Agents

  1. Dieting Agents and Regimens
  2. Iron
  3. Vitamins
  4. Essential Oils
  5. Herbal Preparations
  6. Athletic Performance Enhancers
  7. Food Poisoning
  8. Botulism

Pharmaceuticals

  1. Anticonvulsants
  2. Antidiabetics and Hypoglycemics
  3. Thyroid and Antithyroid Medications
  4. Antihistamines and Decongestants
  5. Antimigraine Medications
  6. Antineoplastics
  7. Pharmaceutical Additives

Antimicrobials

  1. Antibiotics, Antifungals, and Antivirals
  2. Antituberculous Medications
  3. Antimalarials

Cardiopulmonary Medications

  1. Anticoagulants
  2. Calcium Channel Blockers
  3. B-Adrenergic Antagonists
  4. Other Antihypertensives
  5. Antidysrhythmics
  6. Cardioactive Steroids
  7. Methylxanthines and Selective B-Adrenergic Agonists

Anesthetics and Related Medications

  1. Local Anesthetics
  2. Inhalational Anesthetics
  3. Neuromuscular Blockers

Psychotropic Medications

  1. Antipsychotics
  2. Lithium
  3. Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors
  4. Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors and Atypical Antidepressants
  5. Cyclic Antidepressants
  6. Sedative-Hypnotics

Substances of Abuse

  1. Amphetamines
  2. Cocaine
  3. Ethanol
  4. Ethanol Withdrawal
  5. Disulfiram and Disulfiramlike Reactions
  6. y-Hydroxybutyric Acid
  7. Inhalants
  8. Hallucinogens
  9. Cannabinoids
  10. Nicotine and Tobacco Preparations
  11. Phencyclidine and Ketamine

Metals

  1. Antimony
  2. Bismuth
  3. Cadmium
  4. Chromium
  5. Cobalt
  6. Copper
  7. Lead
  8. Mercury
  9. Nickel
  10. Selenium
  11. Silver
  12. Thallium
  13. Zinc

Household Products

  1. Antiseptics, Disinfectants, and Sterilants
  2. Camphor and Moth Repellents
  3. Caustics
  4. Hydrofluoric Acid and Fluorides
  5. Hydrocarbons
  6. Toxic Alcohols

Pesticides

  1. Pesticides: An Overview
  2. Barium
  3. Sodium Monofluoroacetate and Fluoroacetamide
  4. Phosphorus
  5. Strychnine
  6. Insecticides: Organic Phosphorous Compounds and Carbamates
  7. Insecticides: Organic Chlorines, Pyrethrins/Pyrethroids, and DEET
  8. Herbicides
  9. Methyl Bromide and Other Fumigants

Natural Toxins and Envenomations

  1. Mushrooms
  2. Plants
  3. Arthropods
  4. Marine Envenomations
  5. Snakes and Other Reptiles

Occupational and Environmental Toxins

  1. Industrial Poisoning: Information and Control
  2. Simple Asphyxiants and Pulmonary Irritants
  3. Carbon Monoxide
  4. Cyanide and Hydrogen Sulfide
  5. Methemoglobin Inducers
  6. Smoke Inhalation

Disaster Preparedness

  1. Risk Assessment and Risk Communication
  2. Hazmat Incident Response
  3. Chemical Weapons
  4. Biological Weapons
  5. Radiation

Poison Centers and Epidemiology

  1. Poison Prevention and Education
  2. Poison Information Centers and Poison Epidemiology
  3. International Perspectives in Medical Toxicology
  4. Principles of Epidemiology and Research Design
  5. Adverse Drug Events and Postmarketing Surveillance
  6. Medications, Errors, and Patient Safety
  7. Risk Management and Legal Principles

Index

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