35. Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Serbia

  1. Tetsuo Satoh5,6,7 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta8
  1. Milan Jokanović1,2,
  2. Biljana Antonijević3 and
  3. Slavica Vucčinić4

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch35

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Jokanović, M., Antonijević, B. and Vucčinić, S. (2011) Epidemiological Studies of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in Serbia, 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.ch35

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Japan

  2. 6

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

  3. 7

    HAB Research Institute, Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan

  4. 8

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Nehruova 57, 11070 Belgrade, Serbia

  2. 2

    Academy of Sciences and Arts of Republic Srpska, Banja Luka, Republic Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  3. 3

    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Vojvode Stepe, Belgrade, Serbia

  4. 4

    National Poison Control Center, Military Medical Academy, Belgrade, Serbia

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 Serbia - epidemiological studies;
  • anticholinesterase pesticide poisoning;
  • severity poisoning and assessment - managing patients with anticholinesterase poisonings

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning

  • Mechanisms of Acute Toxicity of Anticholinesterase Pesticides

  • Clinical Features and Diagnosis of Acute Anticholinesterase Poisoning

  • Management of Acute Poisoning with OP and CM Pesticides

  • Assessment of the Severity of Poisoning

  • Complications in Patients Poisoned with Anticholinesterase Pesticides

  • Intermediate Syndrome in Serbia

  • OP-Induced Delayed Polyneuropathy

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References