33. Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Korea

  1. Tetsuo Satoh4,5,6 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta7
  1. Hyung-Keun Roh1,
  2. Bum Jin Oh2,
  3. Mi-Jin Lee3 and
  4. Joo-Hyun Suh3

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch33

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Roh, H.-K., Jin Oh, B., Lee, M.-J. and Suh, J.-H. (2011) Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Korea, 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.ch33

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Japan

  2. 5

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

  3. 6

    HAB Research Institute, Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan

  4. 7

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology Gachon University Gil Hospital, Incheon, Korea

  2. 2

    Department of Emergency Medicine, Seoul Asan Hospital, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea

  3. 3

    Department of Emergency Medicine, Konyang University Hospital, Daejeon, Korea

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 Korea - epidemiological studies;
  • pesticide incidence - in acute poisoning in Korea;
  • OPs and OP–pyrethroids, single OP poisonings - and combination of OPs and pyrethroids

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General Remarks about Epidemiology of Pesticide Poisoning in Korea

  • OPs and OP-Pyrethroids

  • Carbamates

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References