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Title Principles of toxicology : environmental and industrial applications / edited by Phillip L. Williams, Robert C. James, Stephen M. Roberts
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Wiley, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 603 pages) : illustrations
Contents General principles of toxicology / Robert C. James, Stephen M. Roberts, and Phillip L. Williams -- Absorption, distribution, and elimination of toxic agents / Ellen J. O'Flaherty -- Biotransformation : a balance between bioactivation and detoxification / Michael R. Franklin and Garold S. Yost -- Hematotoxicity : chemically induced toxicity of the blood / Robert A. Budinsky Jr. -- Hepatotoxicity : toxic effects on the liver / Stephen M. Roberts, Robert C. James, and Michael R. Franklin -- Nephrotoxicity : toxic responses of the kidney / Paul J. Middendorf and Phillip L. Williams -- Neurotoxicity : toxic responses of the nervous system / Steven G. Donkin and Philliip L. Williams -- Dermal and ocular toxicology : toxic effects of the skin and eyes / William R. Salminen and Stephen M. Roberts -- Pulmonotoxicity : toxic effects in the lung / Cham E. Dallas -- Immunotoxicity : toxic effects on the immune system / Stephen M. Roberts and Louis Adams -- Reproductive toxicology / Robert P. DeMott and Christopher J. Borgert -- Mutagenesis and genetic toxicology / Christopher M. Teaf and Paul J. Middendorf -- Chemical carcinogenesis / Robert C. James and Christopher J. Saranko -- Properties and effects of metals / Stephen G. Donkin, Danny L. Ohlson, and Christopher M. Teaf -- Properties and effects of pesticides / Janice K. Britt -- Properties and effects of organic solvents / Christopher M. Teaf -- Properties and effects of natural toxins and venoms / William R. Kem -- Risk assessment / Robert C. James [and others] -- Example of risk assessment applications / Alan C. Nye [and others] -- Occupational and environmental health / Fredric Gerr, Edward Galaid, and Howard Frumkin -- Epidemiologic issues in occupational and environmental health / Lora E. Fleming and Judy A. Bean -- Controlling occupational and environmental health hazards / Paul J. Middendorf and David E. Jacobs
Summary PHILLIP L. WILLIAMS, PhD, is Associate Professor of Environmental Health Science at the University of Georgia, Athens.<br /> <br /> ROBERT C. JAMES, PhD, is President of TERRA, Inc., Tallahassee, Florida, and Associate Scientist at the Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology at the University of Florida, Gainesville.<br /> <br /> STEPHEN M. ROBERTS, PhD, is Professor and Program Director of the Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology at the University of Florida, Gainesville
Notes "Update and expansion on a previous text entitled: Industrial toxicology : safety and health applications in the workplace"--Page xv
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Print version record
Subject Environmental toxicology.
Industrial toxicology.
Environmental Pollutants -- poisoning.
Occupational Diseases -- chemically induced.
Form Electronic book
Author James, Robert C.
Roberts, Stephen M., 1950-
Williams, Phillip L., 1952-
ISBN 0471231800 (electronic bk.)
0471293210 (print)
0471459232 (electronic bk.)
9780471231806 (electronic bk.)
9780471293217 (print)
9780471459231 (electronic bk.)
OTHER TI Industrial toxicology