Show Summary Details
Page of

Carbon monoxide poisoning 

Carbon monoxide poisoning
Chapter:
Carbon monoxide poisoning
Author(s):

Lakshman Karalliedde

and Catherine Keshishian

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199652549.003.0097
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE (www.oxfordmedicine.com). © Oxford University Press, 2016. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 18 September 2019

Chapter 13 discusses how carbon monoxide causes toxicity, common sources of carbon monoxide poisoning and the population groups that are considered vulnerable, acute and chronic carbon monoxide poisoning, the long-term effects following acute and chronic poisoning, basic information for treatment, and how to apply acquired knowledge in the analysis and management of hazardous situations.

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.