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Author Woolley, David.

Title A Guide to Practical Toxicology : Evaluation, Prediction, and Risk, Second Edition
Edition Second edition
Published Hoboken : CRC Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (472 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; Chapter 1. Introduction to Toxicology: The Necessity of Measurement; Chapter 2. Normality: Definition and Maintenance; Chapter 3. Determination of Toxicity: The Basic Principles; Chpater 4. Determination of Toxicity: In Vitro and Alternatives; Chpater 5. Safety Pharmacology; Chapter 6. Determination: General and Reproductive Toxicology; Chapter 7. Determination: Genotoxicity and Carcinogenicity; Chpater 8. Determination: Dermal Toxicity-Sensitization, Irritation, and Corrosion
Chapter 9. Determination: Environmental Toxicology and EcotoxicologyChapter 10. Interpretation: Basic Principles; Chapter 11. Interpretation: Different Data Types; Chapter 12. Prediction of Hazard; Chapter 13. Background to Risk Due to Toxicity; Chapter 14. Risk Assessment in Practice and Setting Exposure Limits; Chapter 15. Risk Assessment and Management in the Workplace; Chapter 16. Risk Assessment: Carcinogenicity, the Environment, Evolution, and Overview of Risk Assessment; Chapter 17. Evaluation of Specific Classes of Chemical
Chapter 18. The Future of Toxicity Testing and Risk AssessmentAppendix; Bibliography; Select Glossary; Back Cover
Summary This practical, user-friendly, and informative text surveys basic principles of toxicology. It is an invaluable guide to evaluating toxicity and related data, approaching toxicity testing and interpretation, and understanding the concepts of hazard prediction and risk assessment and management. A Guide to Practical Toxicology:examines how to evaluate various groups of chemicals-pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and agrochemicalsprovides insights on toxicity determination, normality and naturality, prediction, and regulationTwo all-new chapters cover:safety pharmacologyevaluation of different chemical
Notes Print version record
Subject Toxicology -- methods.
Data Interpretation, Statistical.
Form Electronic book
Author Woolley, Adam.
ISBN 9781420043150