Casarett and Doull's Essentials of Toxicology

ISBN-10: 0071389148

ISBN-13: 9780071389143

Edition: 2003

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Following the organization of the parent text, 'Casarett & Doull's Essentials of Toxicology' presents concepts in logical progression from general principles to specific topics and examples.
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List price: $65.95
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 6/26/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 548
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.826
Language: English

Curtis Klaassen, PhD Professor and Chair Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics University of Kansas Medical Center Kansas City, KansasJohn Watkins, III, PhD Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology The Medical Sciences Program Indiana University Bloomington, Indiana

Contributorsp. ix
Prefacep. xv
General Principles of Toxicologyp. 1
History and Scope of Toxicologyp. 3
Principles of Toxicologyp. 6
Mechanisms of Toxicityp. 21
Risk Assessmentp. 46
Disposition of Toxicantsp. 57
Absorption, Distribution, and Excretion of Toxicantsp. 59
Biotransformation of Xenobioticsp. 71
Toxicokineticsp. 98
Nonorgan-Directed Toxicityp. 109
Chemical Carcinogenesisp. 111
Genetic Toxicologyp. 131
Developmental Toxicologyp. 146
Target Organ Toxicityp. 161
Toxic Responses of the Bloodp. 163
Toxic Responses of the Immune Systemp. 176
Toxic Responses of the Liverp. 194
Toxic Responses of the Kidneyp. 208
Toxic Responses of the Respiratory Systemp. 220
Toxic Responses of the Nervous Systemp. 233
Toxic Responses of the Ocular and Visual Systemp. 252
Toxic Responses of the Heart and Vascular Systemsp. 266
Toxic Responses of the Skinp. 288
Toxic Responses of the Reproductive Systemp. 301
Toxic Responses of the Endocrine Systemp. 316
Toxic Agentsp. 331
Toxic Effects of Pesticidesp. 333
Toxic Effects of Metalsp. 348
Toxic Effects of Solvents and Vaporsp. 360
Toxic Effects of Radiation and Radioactive Materialsp. 372
Toxic Effects of Terrestrial Animal Venoms and Poisonsp. 384
Toxic Effects of Plantsp. 396
Environmental Toxicologyp. 405
Air Pollutionp. 407
Ecotoxicologyp. 419
Applications of Toxicologyp. 429
Food Toxicologyp. 431
Analytic/Forensic Toxicologyp. 440
Clinical Toxicologyp. 447
Occupational Toxicologyp. 453
Regulatory Toxicologyp. 462
Self-Assessment Questions and Answersp. 468
Indexp. 487
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