- Publisher: Rapra Technology Ltd
- Number Of Pages: 400
- Publication Date: 2001-12
- ISBN-10 / ASIN: 1859572960
- ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781859572962
- Binding: Hardcover
About the Author:
The Medical Toxicology Unit at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in London is one of the largest specialist toxicology units in the world, providing information about poisoning to health professionals via a 24 hour telephone service. The National Poisons Information Service (London) has been operating for over 30 years and is one of the busiest in the world, handling the majority of the 200,000 calls made each year in the UK.
All contributors are Poisons Information Specialists at the Medical Toxicology Unit, with extensive experience in advising the UK National Health Service on the consequences of chemical accidents and chemical exposures.