42. Medical Treatment of Poisoning with Organophosphates and Carbamates

  1. Tetsuo Satoh2,3,4 and
  2. Ramesh C. Gupta5
  1. Milan Jokanović

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500.ch42

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

How to Cite

Jokanović, M. (2011) Medical Treatment of Poisoning with Organophosphates and Carbamates, 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.ch42

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. Experta Consulting, Nehruova 57, 11070 Belgrade, Serbia and Academy of Sciences and Arts of Republic Srpska, Banja Luka, Republic Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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:

  • medical treatment of poisoning - with organophosphates and carbamates;
  • human intoxication, and acute symptoms - peripheral nicotinic and muscarinic intoxication;
  • antidotes in treatment of human poisoning with OP pesticides

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Interaction of Cholinesterases with OP and CM Compounds

  • Clinical Aspects of Acute Poisoning with OP Compounds

  • Antidotes in the Treatment of Human Poisoning with OP Pesticides

  • Medical Treatment of Patients Acutely Poisoned with OP Pesticides

  • Clinical Aspects and Medical Treatment of Poisoning with CMs

  • Possibilities of Medical Treatment of Other Toxic Effects Caused by OP Pesticides

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References