Rajapakse, Bishan Nishantha
Organophosphorus (OP) self-poisoning is a major global public
health problem resulting in over 200,000 deaths each year with a
case fatality of 15-30%. Early medical management consists of
effective resuscitation and targeted antidote therapy.
This thesis argued that health services research and rural doctor
training could be used to improve the medical management of OP
poisoning in a resource limited rural Sri Lankan setting, where
the delivery of...[Show more]
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