Intensive care management of organophosphate insecticide poisoning

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Sungur M. , Guven M.

CRITICAL CARE, cilt.5, sa.4, ss.211-215, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 5 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2001
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/cc1025
  • Dergi Adı: CRITICAL CARE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.211-215


Introduction Organophosphate (OP) insecticides inhibit both acetylcholinesterase and pseudocholinesterase activities. The clinical course of OP poisoning may be quite severe and may need intensive care management. We report our experience with the intensive care management of serious OP insecticide poisonings.