This book conducts a systematic analysis of existing information regarding the toxicological effects of pesticides on humans. The book identifies the negative health effects related to exposure to pesticides and the biological changes required to undertake biological monitoring. The book also discusses the importance and magnitude of the problem for different kinds of pesticide applications in different parts of the world, explains the toxicodynamics and clinical picture of acute and chronic intoxications resulting from exposure to different groups of pesticides and selected individual substances, and evaluates existing methods and limitations for assessing human exposure to pesticides. Pesticide manufacturers, occupational health professionals, epidemiologists, environmentalists, government agencies and others concerned with the effects of pesticides on human populations should consider this book essential reading.Farm Chemical Handbook, 72nd Ed.. ... Burkackaja, E.N. and Zapko, V.G., Hygiene of work in application of toxic chemicals and mineral fertilizers in agriculture, Kiev, ... (in Russian) The NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards, USD HNS.
|Title||:||Human Toxicology of Pesticides|
|Author||:||Fina P. Kaloyanova, M. A. El Batawi|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1991-10-07|