34. Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Mexico

  1. Tetsuo Satoh4,5,6 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta7
  1. Betzabet Quintanilla-Vega1,
  2. Norma Pérez-Herrera2 and
  3. Elizabeth Rojas-García3

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch34

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Quintanilla-Vega, B., Pérez-Herrera, N. and Rojas-García, E. (2011) Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Mexico, 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.ch34

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

    Sección Externa de Toxicologia, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico City, 07360, Mexico

  2. 2

    Seccion Externa de Toxicologia, Mexico City, Mexico

  3. 3

    Dirección de Fortalecimiento de la Investigación, Universidad Autónoma de Nayarit, Tepic, Nayarit, 63190, Mexico

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 Mexico - epidemiological studies;
  • OP and CM pesticide poisoning, epidemiological panorama - and adverse health effects;
  • OP and CM exposures, and alterations - in nervous system, AChE or BuChE inhibition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pesticides Used in Mexico: OPs and CMs

  • Regulations for Pesticide Use

  • Epidemiological Panorama of OP and CM Pesticide Poisoning and Adverse Health Effects

  • Conclusions and Future Directions

  • References