PDR Guide to Biological and Chemical Warfare Response
Baker & Taylor A guide for health care professionals offers information necessary to provide emergency care in the event of a biological or chemical attack, discussing symptoms associated with more than fifty toxic agents and the appropriate clinical response.
Book News A physician's reference to the effects of toxic warfare agents, their treatments, and medical safety concerns. Fifty-one biological and chemical agents are outlined and information on antidotes, vaccines, and other therapeutic modalities are presented. Full prescribing data on 22 antibiotics indicated for bioterror agents is presented alongside an extended discussion of anthrax and smallpox vaccines. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)