Behavioral Toxicity of Nerve Agents

  title={Behavioral Toxicity of Nerve Agents},
  author={Jiř{\'i} Kassa and Jiř{\'i} Bajgar and Kamil Ku{\vc}a and Daniel Jun},
The behavioral changes belong to the most important and frequent symptoms of acute and delayed toxicity of organophosphorus (OP) nerve agents. The incidence of behavioral effects is higher in individuals who have been severely exposed to nerve agents, but they may occur in individuals who have received low-level exposure below those producing convulsions and other severe clinical signs of toxicity. The behavioral effects usually start within a few hours and last from several days to several… CONTINUE READING