40. Epidemiology of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in the United States

  1. Tetsuo Satoh2,3,4 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta5
  1. Anna M. Fan

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch40

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Fan, A. M. (2011) Epidemiology of Anticholinesterase Pesticide Poisoning in the United States, 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.ch40

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. Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, CA, USA

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 epidemiology - in United States;
  • state and federal pesticide exposure surveillance programs;
  • California, cholinesterase monitoring program

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Clinical Signs and Symptoms of Poisoning

  • State and Federal Pesticide Exposure Surveillance Programs

  • Reports and Analysis of Pesticide Exposure Incidents

  • State Cholinesterase Monitoring Programs

  • Pest Eradication Programs

  • Occupational Exposure

  • Specific Cases

  • OPs: Toxicology, Risk Assessment, Risk Management, and Public Health Impact

  • Conclusion and Discussion

  • References