Toxicological Reviews

, Volume 24, Issue 3, pp 159–160

Hyperbaric Oxygen for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Evidence versus Opinion
  • Nicholas A. Buckley
  • Geoffrey K. Isbister
  • David N. Juurlink
Response

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicholas A. Buckley
    • 1
  • Geoffrey K. Isbister
    • 2
  • David N. Juurlink
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Clinical Pharmacology and ToxicologyAustralian National University Medical SchoolCanberraAustralia
  2. 2.Tropical Toxicology Unit, Menzies School of Health ResearchCharles Darwin University and Department of Clinical Toxicology, Newcastle Mater HospitalNew South WalesAustralia
  3. 3.Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Health Policy, Management, and EvaluationUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  4. 4.Clinical Pharmacology and ToxicologyThe Canberra HospitalWodenAustralia

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