17. Toxicity of Anticholinesterase Pesticides in Neonates and Children

  1. Tetsuo Satoh3,4,5 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta6
  1. Diane Rohlman1 and
  2. Linda McCauley2

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch17

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Rohlman, D. and McCauley, L. (2011) Toxicity of Anticholinesterase Pesticides in Neonates and Children, in Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology (eds T. Satoh and R. C. Gupta), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Japan

  2. 4

    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan

  3. 5

    HAB Research Institute, Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan

  4. 6

    Toxicology Department, Breathitt Veterinary Center, Murray State University, Hopkinsville, KY, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, USA

  2. 2

    Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470410301

Online ISBN: 9780470640500

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Keywords:

  • toxicity of anticholinesterase pesticides - in neonates and children;
  • OPs and developmental neurotoxicity;
  • neurobehavioral effects in infants and toddlers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Vulnerability of Children

  • Exposure to Pesticides

  • Anticholinesterase Effects in Animal Models

  • Physiological Vulberability in Children

  • Longitudinal Studies

  • Acute Exposures in Children

  • Methodological Issues in Studies of Development and Neurobehavioral Performance

  • Neurobehavioral Effects in Infants and Toddlers

  • Neurobehavioral Effects in Preschool Children

  • Neurobehavioral Effects in School-Age Children

  • Neurobehavioral Effects in Adolescents

  • Conclusions

  • References