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Venomous and poisonous marine animals : a medical and biological handbook

Author: John A Williamson; Peter J Fenner; Joseph W Burnett
Publisher: Sydney, Australia : University of New South Wales Press ; Fortitude Valley, Qld., Australia : Surf Life Saving Queensland, [1996]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive volume of marine biology, medicine and toxicology.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John A Williamson; Peter J Fenner; Joseph W Burnett
ISBN: 9780868402796 0868402796
OCLC Number: 36490736
Description: 504 pages : illustrations
Contents: Ch. 1. Historical Background to Marine Envenomation --
Ch. 2. Animal Taxonomy --
Ch. 3. The Injuries, Their Incidence and the Toxins that Produce Them --
Ch. 4. Marine Wound Infections --
Ch. 5. Principles of Patient Care in Marine Envenomations and Poisonings --
Ch. 6. Jellyfish Mechanisms --
Ch. 7. Cnidarian Envenomation --
Ch. 8. Anthozoans, Hydrozoans and Scyphozoans --
Ch. 9. Cubozoans ('box jellyfish') --
Ch. 10. International Information on Jellyfish Stings --
Ch. 11. The Reaction of Exposed Body Surfaces to Cnidarian (and related) stings --
Ch. 12. Phylum Echinodermata --
Ch. 13. Phylum Mollusca --
Ch. 14. Phylum Porifera (sponges) --
Ch. 15. Ciguatera (fish poisoning) --
Ch. 16. Venomous Fish --
Ch. 17. Sea Snakes --
Ch. 18. Marine Stings in the Gulf of Oman --
Ch. 19. Marine Stings in Portugal --
Ch. 20. Japanese Marine Envenomations, and Some Deaths in Okinawa --
Ch. 21. Marine Antivenoms --
Ch. 22. Scuba Diving Perspective --
Ch. 23. Research Aspects.
Other Titles: Venomous & poisonous marine animals
Responsibility: medical editors, John A. Williamson, Peter J. Fenner, Joseph W. Burnett ; biology editor, Jacqueline F. Rifkin.

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