Practical Guide for Medical Management of Chemical Warfare Casualties
Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) (2019). Practical Guide for Medical Management of Chemical Warfare Casualties.
This resource contains information, guidelines, diagrams, and other materials to be used by medical practitioners treating casualties of a chemical weapons attack. Chapters are divided according to chemical agent type and include vesicants, nerve agents, blood agents, and riot control agents to name a few. Individual chapters further discuss the chemical and toxicological properties of each agent as well as clinical manifestations, triage, pre-hospital management, and hospital management