Accession Number : AD1025152


Title :   Comparison of Four Skin Decontamination Procedures Using Reactive Skin Decontamination Lotion (RSDL) Following Cutaneous VX Exposure in Guinea Pigs


Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Jan 2016,29 Jul 2016


Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH INST OF CHEMICAL DEFENSE ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND United States


Personal Author(s) : Koplovitz,Irwin ; Schulz,Susan ; Morgan,Julia ; Reed,Robert ; Clarkson,Edward ; Hurst,C G


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1025152.pdf


Report Date : 01 Jan 2016


Pagination or Media Count : 11


Abstract : The objective of this study was to determine whether the effectiveness of Reactive Skin Decontamination Lotion (RSDL) as an immediate decontamination (DC) product following cutaneous exposure to VX was affected by the DC procedure. Fur-clipped, male, anaesthetized guinea pigs were used subjects.


Descriptors :   Decontamination , nerve agents , lethality , laboratory animals , fur , biomedical research , animals , guinea pigs


Subject Categories : Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
      Biology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE