Accession Number:

AD0718273

Title:

Resuscitation and Atropinization in Treating Anticholinesterase Poisoning

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ILLINOIS UNIV AT THE MEDICAL CENTER CHICAGO DEPT OF CLINICAL SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1956-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

Poisoning by anticholinesterase agents demands rapid and adequate atropine administration and artificial respiration. These measures have been shown consistently to be the essentials of good treatment. Accordingly, studies were concerned with various aspects of resuscitation and atropinization. The results of investigations on this topic are summarized.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE