. Foster City, CA: Biomedical Publications, 2004, 1250 pp., $139.50, hardcover.
The volume contains thirty-four essays, mostly by German, British, and North American scholars; the first group predominates, and it includes appropriately eleven authors from Halle, the birthplace that Baselt
shared with Handel.
With each new edition, Baselt
continues to make improvements by adding new drugs and chemicals.
's Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man is one for which I make an exception.
R.C.--Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man: Seventh Edition--Biochemical Publications--2004:1026-1027
With acute exposures at concentrations at or above 100 ppm, serious injury and death are possible (Hirsch & Zavala, 1999; Milby & Baselt
, 1999; Parra, Monso, Gallego, & Morera, 1991; Reiffenstein, Hulbert, & Roth, 1992; Snyder, Safir, Summerville, & Middleburg, 1995; Tvedt, Edland, Skyberg, & Forberg, 1991; U.S.
(former director, Chemical Toxicology Institute, Foster City, California) presents essential information on the disposition of chemicals and drugs most frequently encountered in cases of human poisoning.
A patient found asleep in his car was found to have urine GHB concentration of 1,975 mg/L 2 hours after ingesting an unknown quantity of GHB (Stephens and Baselt
The elimination half-life of some drug compounds (such as methamphetamines, or [[Delta].sup.9]-Tetrahydrocannabinol in marijuana) is over 12 hours (Baselt
Many of her arguments, when unravelled, are convincing, but some tend to push evidence further than it will go; she does not seriously undermine Bernd Baselt
's conclusions about priority based on copies in the Santini collection.
, "Employee Drug Testing: Scientific Aspects and Limitations," in R.
The 'old' Handel-Handbuch comprises a detailed catalogue of Handel's works following the Handel-Werke-Verzeichnis (HWV) numbering system by Bernd Baselt
. The 'new' Laaber Handel-Handbuch series, the general editor of which is Hans Joachim Marx, does not replace it, but sets out to offer, for the first time ever, a comprehensive discussion of Handel's complete oeuvre.