32. Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Japan

  1. Tetsuo Satoh3,4,5 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta6
  1. Takemi Yoshida1 and
  2. Yumiko Kuroki2

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch32

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Yoshida, T. and Kuroki, Y. (2011) Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Japan, 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.ch32

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

    Department of Biochemical Toxicology, School of Pharmacy, Showa University, 1-5-8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa, Tokyo 142-8555, Japan

  2. 2

    Japan Poison Information Center, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0005, Japan

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:

  • anticholinesterase pesticide poisoning in Japan - epidemiological studies;
  • organophosphate insecticides (OPs) - acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibitors;
  • toxicological data on AChE poisoning in Japan

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Toxicological Data on AChE Poisoning in Japan

  • Conclusions

  • References