Clinical Toxicology - Past, Present and Future

@article{Proudfoot1988ClinicalT,
  title={Clinical Toxicology - Past, Present and Future},
  author={A. Proudfoot},
  journal={Human \& Experimental Toxicology},
  year={1988},
  volume={7},
  pages={481 - 487}
}
  • A. Proudfoot
  • Published 1988
  • Medicine
  • Human & Experimental Toxicology
1 The alarming increase in the incidence of self-poisoning in Western countries in the 1950s prompted the establishment of the National Poisons Information Service in the UK and the designation of certain Regional Poisoning Treatment Centres. 2 The substances taken in acute poisoning episodes largely reflect the poisons available in the community and, in the UK at least, have changed with fashions in prescribing although psychotropic drugs and analgesics always predominate. 3 Intensive… Expand
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