Preface.- Acknowledgements.- Key Speakers.- Other Participants.- Part 1. Current Problems of Chemical Terrorism.- 1. Problems of Chemical Terrorism and Ways of its Overcoming; C. Dishovsky.- 2. Toxic Chemicals and Radioactive Substances as Reason of Occurrence of Acute Poisoning in Ukraine; S. Ryzhenko.- 3. Biomonitoring of Exposure to Chemical Warfare Agents; D. van Noort et al.- 4. Non-ruled Market Economy as a Source of Chemical Terrorism. Automotive Fuel: Quality and Environmental Safety; W. Zadorsky.- 5. Role of the Chemical Weapons Convention in Combating Chemical Terrorism; J. Matousek.- 6. Chemical Incident Simulator: a New Approach for Deriving Passive Defence Requirements; M.J.G. Linders et al. 7. OPCW Concept of Assistance Under Article X; C.L. Brown.- 8. Environmentally Hazardous Projects in Ukraine as Attractive Targets for Terrorists Acts; G. Shmatkov.- 9. Dioxins: Threat of Misuse in Possible Acts of Chemical Terrorism; V.F. Tkach et al.- Part 2. Diagnosis of Exposure to Chemcial Agents and Medical Treatment of Chemical Agent Intoxication.- 10. Epidemiology of Chemical Crisis, Public Health Impact, Specific Medical Countermeasures and Education; F. Paul, L. Paul.- 11. Modern Approaches to Medical Treatment of Poisoning Caused by Neuroparalitics Anticholinesterase Compounds; N.V. Kokshareva et al.- 12. Certain Problems of Rendering Medical Assistance Under Acts of Chemical Terrorism; S.I. Khmel' et al.- 13. Efficacy of Pretreatment and Treatment Against Soman Intoxication; I.H.C.H.M. Philippens et al.- 14. Biomedical Sampling Following a Chemical Warfare Agent Terrorist Event - An OPCW Perspective; M. Rowell.- 15. Particularities in Research, Production and Acquisition of the Pharmaceutical Products for NBC Medical Protection; F. Paul.- 16. Toxicokinetics in Helping of Diagnoses and Treatment of Chemical Poisoning; M. Juruli.- Part 3. Development of Personal Decontamination in Case of Intoxication with Chemical Agent.- 17. Aspects ofDecontamination in Case of Release of Toxic Substances or Use of Chemical Warfare Agent; T. Popov, G. Popov.- 18. Personal Decontamination in Cases of Chemical Terrorist Attacks; J. Matousek.- 19. Harmful Chemical Industry Incidents Effects Prognosis System of the Territorial Center for Emergency Medicine: Supply of Information and Analysis Data; A. Kolyada.- 20. Purification of Drinking Water from 134, 137Cs, 89, 90Sr, 60Co and 129I; R.A. Khaydarov, R.R. Khaydarov.- 21. Research of Decontamination Efficiency of Contaminated Camouflage Clothing with Applied Methods and Means in the Republic of Bulgaria; T. Popov, G. Popov.- 22. Alleviation of Toxic Impact of Chemical Agents on Human Organism; T. Vasylyeva et al.- 23. Using of Cold Plasma for Purification of Chemically Polluted Water in Extreme Period; A.A. Pivovarov, A.P. Tischenko.- 24. The Role of Clinical Toxicology in Minimizing Adverse Health Effects Related to Chemical Disasters; G. Katsitadz, M. Juruli.- 25. Prevention of Gas Seeping into Buildings Through Constructive Materials; R.A. Khaydarov et al.- 26. Biological Method for the Water, Food, Fodders and Environmental Toxic Chemical Materials Contamination Indication; L.I. Pozdnyakova et al.- Index.-
This book contains unique contributions in the area of defense against chemical terrorism by experts from former Warsaw Pact countries. Decontamination and medical treatment are important aspects of protection from effects after intoxications with chemical agents. The book covers topics including new approaches in pre-treatment and prophylaxis of nerve agent intoxication, and diagnosis of exposure to chemical agents.
Unique contributions in the area of defense against chemical terrorism by experts from former Warsaw Pact countries
Insight into terrorist risks caused by pollution from industrial activities in the former Warsaw Pact countries
Compares approaches in western and eastern countries towards defense against terrorist attacks