Carbon Monoxide Headquarters
CO Support: Survey Study of Chronic CO Poisoning
Should be a concerted public awareness campaign to highlight the dangers and symptoms of chronic CO poisoning.
Improved COHb testing. Newly available non-invasive breath tests for CO should be carried out routinely on those with suspicion of chronic CO poisoning.
Raised awareness by the medical profession of the symptoms, testing and treatment of chronic CO poisoning.
Research into the longterm effects of chronic CO poisoning, and a cure sought for the consequences of tiredness and pain.
A series of trials by general practice physicians to establish the true extent of the longterm sub-lethal exposure to CO.
Comprehensive and reliable collection of statistics relating to CO poisoning and deaths.
Improved training and enforcement of standards in the installation and ervicing of appliances.
...... last changed 11/24/97
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