TITLE

The health impact of crowd-control agents

AUTHOR(S)
Weir, Erica
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/26/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 13, p1889
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the view that physicians should be prepared to deal with the clinical effects of crowd-control agents such as tear gas, in light of an increase in public demonstrations against globalization. Discussion of data on injury patterns during social protests; Clinical management of tear gas; Effects of tear gas on the body.
ACCESSION #
4744209

 

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