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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Thiermann, H; Steinritz, D; Worek, F; Radtke, M; Eyer, P; Eyer, F; Felgenhauer, N; Zilker, T 
Title:
Atropine maintenance dosage in patients with severe organophosphate pesticide poisoning. 
Abstract:
Although the importance of atropine in therapy of organophosphate (OP) poisoning is generally recognized, its dosing is a matter of debate. A retrospective analysis of atropine dosing was undertaken in 34 patients who had been enrolled in a clinical study assessing obidoxime effectiveness in OP-poisoning. All patients were severely intoxicated (suicidal attempts) and required artificial ventilation. Atropine was administered routinely by intensive care physicians for life-threatening muscarinic...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Toxicol Lett 
Year:
2011 
Journal volume:
206 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
77-83 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0378-4274 
TUM Institution:
Toxikologische Abteilung