Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xliii
  2. General Management of the Critically Poisoned Patient

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. J. Ward Donovan, Keith Burkhart, Jeffrey Brent
      Pages 3-27
    3. Anthony F. Pizon, Joseph H. Yanta, Greg S. Swartzentruber
      Pages 29-41
    4. Michael Lynch, Jon C. Rittenberger
      Pages 101-115
    5. J. J. Rasimas, Gregory L. Carter
      Pages 117-157
    6. Kevin F. Maskell Jr., Kirk L. Cumpston, Timothy B. Erickson, Jerrold B. Leikin
      Pages 159-192
    7. Janetta L. Iwanicki
      Pages 193-203
    8. Prashant Joshi, Mitchell P. Ross
      Pages 205-222
    9. Michael G. Holland
      Pages 223-248
    10. Monique J. Cormier, Marc Ghannoum
      Pages 267-278
    11. Philippe E. Hantson
      Pages 279-292
  3. Toxic Syndromes

About this book


Building on the previous edition with contributions from internationally renowned experts this book provides a fully comprehensive resource for managing the post emergency/treatment stage of acute poisoning. Chapters incorporate evidence-based paradigms with up-to-date citations from the original medical literature. Topic areas covered include: diagnosis and management of the critically poisoned patient, including pediatric patients and poisoning in pregnancy; toxic syndromes including hepatotoxic and pulmonary syndromes as well as poisonings from medications, drugs of abuse, chemical and biological agents. This book is an essential resource for Clinical Toxicologists, Intensivists and Emergency Medicine specialists in training and in practice.


Antidotes Arsenic Biological Toxins Critically Poisoned Patient Hepatotoxic Syndromes Toxic Syndromes

Editors and affiliations

  • Jeffrey Brent
    • 1
  • Keith Burkhart
    • 2
  • Paul Dargan
    • 3
  • Benjamin Hatten
    • 4
  • Bruno Megarbane
    • 5
  • Robert Palmer
    • 6
  • Julian White
    • 7
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology and ToxicologyUniversity of Colorado, School of MedicineAuroraUSA
  2. 2.FDA, Office of New Drugs/Immediate OfficeCenter for Drug Evaluation and ResearchSilver SpringUSA
  3. 3.Clinical ToxicologySt Thomas’ HospitalSilver SpringUSA
  4. 4.Toxicology AssociatesUniversity of Colorado, School of MedicineDenverUSA
  5. 5.Medical Toxicological Intensive Care UnitLariboisiere Hospital, Paris-Diderot UniversityParisFrance
  6. 6.Toxicology AssociatesUniversity of Colorado, School of MedicineDenverUSA
  7. 7.Toxinology DepartmentWomen’s and Children’s HospitalNorth AdelaideAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-17899-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-17900-1
  • About this book
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