Veterinary Toxicology: Basic and Clinical Principles
Ramesh C. Gupta
Academic Press, Apr 28, 2011 - Medical - 1224 pages
Veterinary Toxicology, 2nd edition is a unique single reference that teaches the basic principles of veterinary toxicology and builds upon these principles to offer an essential clinical resource for those practicing in the field. This reference book is thoroughly updated with new chapters and the latest coverage of topics that are essential to research veterinary toxicologists, students, professors, clinicians and environmentalists. Key areas include melamine and cyanuric acid, toxicogenomics, veterinary medical geology, toxic gases, toxicity and safety evaluation of new veterinary pharmaceuticals and much more. The 2nd edition of this popular book represents the collective wisdom of leading contributors worldwide and continues to fill an undeniable need in the literature relating to veterinary toxicology.
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Part 2 Organ Toxicity
Part 3 Nanoparticles Radiation and Carcinogenesis
Part 4 Drugs of Use and Abuse
Part 5 Metals and Micronutrients
Part 6 Insecticides and Molluscicides
Part 7 Rodenticides and Avicides
Part 8 Herbicides and Fungicides
Part 9 Industrial Toxicants
Part 12 Poisonous and Venomous Organisms
Part 13 Estrogenic Toxicants
Part 14 Poisonous Plants
Part 15 Mycotoxins
Part 16 Feed and Water Contaminants
Part 17 Diagnostic Toxicology
Part 18 Therapeutic Measures
Part 10 Environmental Toxicology
Part 11 Bacterial Toxins
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Page 117 - If scientific, technical, or other specialized knowledge will assist the trier of fact to understand the evidence or to determine a fact in issue, a witness qualified as an expert by knowledge, skill, experience, training, or education, may testify thereto in the form of an opinion or otherwise...
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Page 117 - Bases of Opinion Testimony by Experts The facts or data in the particular case upon which an expert bases an opinion or inference may be those perceived by or made known to the expert at or before the hearing. If of a type reasonably relied upon by experts in the particular field in forming opinions or inferences upon the subject, the facts or data need not be admissible in evidence in order for the opinion or inference to be admitted.
Page 118 - The expert may testify in terms of opinion or inference and give his reasons therefor without prior disclosure of the underlying facts or data, unless the court requires otherwise. The expert may in any event be required to disclose the underlying facts or data on cross-examination.
Page 117 - Rule 602. Lack of Personal Knowledge A witness may not testify to a matter unless evidence is introduced sufficient to support a finding that the witness has personal knowledge of the matter. Evidence to prove personal knowledge may, but need not, consist of the witness
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