Table of contents

  1. Thomas Zilker, Peter Eyer
  2. D. Nicholas Bateman
  3. Ziad N. Kazzi
  4. Philip Moore, Keith Burkhart
  5. Jean-Philippe Chippaux, Julian White, Abdulrazaq G. Habib
  6. Nicholas J. Connors, Robert S. Hoffman
  7. Robert N. E. French, Frank G. Walter
  8. William J. Boroughf
  9. Jenna M. LeRoy, Samuel J. Stellpflug
  10. Jerry W. Snow, R. Brent Furbee
  11. Matthew D. Sztajnkrycer
  12. Steven J. Walsh, Kenneth D. Katz
  13. Bradley L. Demeter, Michael J. Burns
  14. Jerry W. Snow, Louise W. Kao, R. Brent Furbee
  15. C. William Heise, Daniel E. Brooks
  16. Michael J. Kosnett

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 hepatoxic 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.

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.University of Colorado School of MedicineToxicology AssociatesDenverUSA
  2. 2.Office of New Drugs Drug Evaluation and ResearchFDASilver SpringUSA
  3. 3.Clinical ToxicologySt Thomas' HospitalLondonUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.University of Colorado School of MedicineToxicology AssociatesDenverUSA
  5. 5.Med & Toxicological Intensive Care UnitLariboisière Hospital Paris-Diderot UniversityParisFrance
  6. 6.University of Colorado School of MedicineToxicology AssociatesDenverUSA
  7. 7.Toxinology DepartmentWomen’s and Children’s Hospital, Toxinology DepartmentNorth AdelaideAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-20790-2
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