History of Modern Clinical Toxicology
  • Release Date : 15 October 2021
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 300 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0128222182
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Download or read book entitled History of Modern Clinical Toxicology by author: Alan Woolf which was release on 15 October 2021 and published by Academic Press with total page 300 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. History of Modern Clinical Toxicology describe the extraordinary advances in the practice of clinical toxicology within the past 70 years and bring together stories of the people - the champions of clinical toxicology - who contributed to these advances, discovered new therapies and antidotes, and made change happen. This book lays out the poison control system they built and the fascinating story of how they created a new and evolving medical specialty. This book also tells the stories of the modern-day toxic disasters - public health responses to which have led to improvements in our understanding of the science and changes in public health policies and regulations to forestall future such events as well as recent toxic exposures that gained worldwide attention and notoriety. Finally, the book covers key policies and agencies, addresses the challenges facing clinical toxicologists of today, and predicts advances and future innovations in the field. History of Modern Clinical Toxicology is a unique resource that provides the historical and international perspective that will help practitioners put current issues and methods in perspective and understand how infrastructure and processes have evolved and why current systems are configured as they are. Offers descriptions of key regulatory advances affecting clinical toxicology Provides synopses of modern-day poisoning disasters Outlines the development of modern antidotes and future directions in clinical toxicology