ABSTRACT

Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook, Third Edition   [open pdf - 706KB]

This handbook provides medical personnel in the field with a concise, pocket-size reference source for the medical management of chemical casualties. It is not intended to be a definitive text on the management of chemical casualties. Chapters address Pulmonary Agents, Cyanide, Vesicants, Nerve Agents, Incapacitating Agents, Riot-Control Agents, Decontamination, Casualty Management, Chemical Defense Equipment, Patient Decontamination, Casualty Receiving Area, Personnel Decontamination Station, Toxicity Data, Physicochemical Data, Medical Equipment Set, Summary Chart, and a Glossary of Terms.

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2000-07
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Public Domain
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pdf
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