30. Poisoning with Anticholinesterase Insecticides in Iran

  1. Tetsuo Satoh2,3,4 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta5
  1. Mohammad Abdollahi

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch30

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Abdollahi, M. (2011) Poisoning with Anticholinesterase Insecticides in Iran, 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.ch30

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Japan

  2. 3

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

  3. 4

    HAB Research Institute, Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan

  4. 5

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

Author Information

  1. Laboratory of Toxicology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, and Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1417614411, Iran

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:

  • poisoning with anticholinesterase insecticides in Iran - toxic chemicals, part of ecosystem;
  • classification of commonly used OPs - according to toxicity;
  • treatment of poisonings - from OP insecticides in Iran

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • OP Insecticides

  • Kinds of Exposure

  • Diagnosis of Exposure in Blood or Urine

  • CM Insecticides

  • Epidemiology and Acute Effects of Exposure to Pesticides, Including OP or CM Insecticides, in Iran

  • Treatment of Poisonings from OP Insecticides in Iran

  • Concerns and Epidemiology of Poisoning in the World

  • Studies on the Chronic Effects of Exposure to OP or CM Compounds in Iran

  • Residues of OPs and CMs in the Environment

  • Conclusions

  • References