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Hydrogen Sulfide:

Tvedt, B., Skyberg, K., Aaserud, O., Hobbesland, A., Mathiesen, T. (1991) Brain damage caused by hydrogen sulfide: a follow-up study of six patients. Am. J. Industr. Med., 20, 91-101. MEDLINE

Kilburn, K.H. & Warshaw, R.H. (1995) Hydrogen sulfide and reduced-sulfur gases adversely affect neurophysiological functions. Toxicol. & Industr. Health, 11, 185-197. MEDLINE

Gregorakos, L., Dimopoulos, G., Liberi, S., Antipas, G. (1995) Hydrogen sulfide poisoning: Management and complications. Angiology, 46, 1123-1131. MEDLINE

Snyder, J.W., Safir, E.F., Summerville, G.P., Middleberg, R.A. (1995) Occupational fatality and persistent neurological sequelae after mass exposure to hydrogen sulfide. Am. J. Emerg. Med., 13, 199-203. MEDLINE


Salkowski, A.A., Penney, D.G. (1994) Cyanide poisoning in animals and humans: A review. Vet. Human Toxicol., 36, 455-466. MEDLINE

Rosenow, F., Herholz, K., Lanfermann, H., Weuthen, G., Ebner, R., Kessler, J., Ghaemi, M., Heiss, W.D. (1995) Neurological sequelae of cyanide intoxication - the patterns of clinical, magnetic resonance imaging, and positron emission tomography findings. Ann. Neurol., 38, 825-828. MEDLINE

Yen, D., Tsai, J., Wang, L.M., Kao, W.F., Hu, S.C., Lee, C.H., Deng, J.F. (1995) The clinical experience of acute cyanide poisoning. Am. J. Emerg. Med., 13, 524-548. MEDLINE

Borron, S.W. & Baud, F.J. (1996) Acute cyanide poisoning: clinical spectrum, diagnosis, and treatment. Arh. Hig. Rada. Toksikol., 47, 307-322. MEDLINE

Nitrogen Dioxide:

Kawamoto, T., Matsuno, K., Arashidani, K., Yoshikawa, M., Kayama, F., Kodama, Y. (1993) Personal exposure to nitrogen dioxide from indoor heaters and cooking stoves. Arch. Environ. Contam., 25, 534-538. MEDLINE

Pershagen, G., Rylander, E., Norberg, S., Eriksson, M., Nordvall, S.L. (1995) Air pollution involving nitrogen dioxide exposure and wheezing bronchitis in children. Internatl. J. Epidemiology, 24, 1147-1153. MEDLINE

Schwartz, J. (1997) Air pollution and hospital admissions for cardiovascular disease in Tucson. Epidemiology, 8, 371-377. MEDLINE


The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs and Biologicals. (1996) Ed. Budavari, S., O'Neil, M.J., Smith, A., Heckelman, P.E., Kinneary, J.F., 12th ed., Merck & Co., Inc., Whitehouse Station, NJ. More Information

Casarett and Doull's Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons. (1996) Ed. Klassen, C.D., Amdur, M.O., Doull, J., 5th ed., McGraw-Hill Co., New York. More Information

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