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Retention and Excretion Kinetics of Chemical Agents

Handbook of Physiology, Reactions to Environmental Agents

  1. Jerzy K. Piotrowski

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp090124

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Piotrowski, J. K. 2011. Retention and Excretion Kinetics of Chemical Agents. Comprehensive Physiology. 389–396.

Author Information

  1. Department of Toxicology Chemistry, Institute of Environmental Research and Bioanalysis, Medical Academy in Lódź, Lódź, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Metabolic Models and Compartmental Analysis
    • 1.1
      Exponential Models
    • 1.2
      Reliability of Concepts Underlying Compartmental Analysis
    • 1.3
      Simplification of Exponential Models
    • 1.4
      Power Function Model
  • 2
    Kinetic Solutions for Various Patterns of Exposure
    • 2.1
      Single Instantaneous Exposure
    • 2.2
      Continuous Exposure
    • 2.3
      Interrupted Exposure Cycles
    • 2.4
      Accumulation of Chemicals