Current concepts: organophosphate toxicity.

  title={Current concepts: organophosphate toxicity.},
  author={Bailus Walker and Joseph J Nidiry},
  journal={Inhalation toxicology},
  volume={14 9},
Recent cases of nosocomial poisoning associated with the treatment of patients contaminated with organophosphate (OP) insecticides and the increasing potential for exposure to these chemicals elevate into sharper focus the continuing clinical and public health problem of pesticide poisoning. Despite a number of reports on the multiple aspects of OPs insecticides and their health effects, the general public and health services professionals, broadly defined, remain confused and misinformed about… CONTINUE READING