The Resource Defense against toxin weapons, David R. Franz, (electronic resource)

Defense against toxin weapons, David R. Franz, (electronic resource)

Label
Defense against toxin weapons
Title
Defense against toxin weapons
Statement of responsibility
David R. Franz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic information on biological toxins to military leaders and health-care providers at all levels to help them make informed decisions on protecting their troops from toxins."
Cataloging source
MFR
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Franz, David R
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
LC call number
UG447.8
LC item number
.F734 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
QW 630
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • United States
  • U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biological warfare
  • Toxins
  • United States
  • Biological Warfare
  • Bioterrorism
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Toxins
Label
Defense against toxin weapons, David R. Franz, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource home page (USAMRIID, viewed March 15, 2010)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding the threat -- Toxins compared to chemical warfare agents -- Toxins on the battlefield -- Toxicity, ease of production and stability -- Classes and examples of toxins -- How toxins work -- Many toxins, but not an overwhelming problem -- Populations at risk -- Countermeasures -- Physical protection -- Real-time detection of an attack -- Diagnosis: general considerations -- Approaches to prevention and treatment -- Decontamination: is it necessary? -- Answers to often-asked questions -- Protecting health-care providers -- Sample collection: general rules for toxin -- Toxin analysis and identification -- Water treatment -- The future -- Intelligence: information that protects soldiers -- Toxins as weapons -- Countermeasures to toxins -- Protecting soldiers
Control code
457890595
Edition
Rev. 1997.
Extent
1 online resource (60 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)457890595
Label
Defense against toxin weapons, David R. Franz, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from resource home page (USAMRIID, viewed March 15, 2010)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding the threat -- Toxins compared to chemical warfare agents -- Toxins on the battlefield -- Toxicity, ease of production and stability -- Classes and examples of toxins -- How toxins work -- Many toxins, but not an overwhelming problem -- Populations at risk -- Countermeasures -- Physical protection -- Real-time detection of an attack -- Diagnosis: general considerations -- Approaches to prevention and treatment -- Decontamination: is it necessary? -- Answers to often-asked questions -- Protecting health-care providers -- Sample collection: general rules for toxin -- Toxin analysis and identification -- Water treatment -- The future -- Intelligence: information that protects soldiers -- Toxins as weapons -- Countermeasures to toxins -- Protecting soldiers
Control code
457890595
Edition
Rev. 1997.
Extent
1 online resource (60 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)457890595

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