Medical Toxicology

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Medical Toxicology

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Biomedical Sciences, Life Sciences

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites


  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    The process of illness and disease as it pertains to the human exposure to drugs, chemicals, gases and heavy metal in non-therapeutic situations, both accidental and intentional and the biotransformation of drugs and chemicals during these situations. The basics of life support measures in poisoned patients, skin and gastric decontamination procedures, the indications and mechanism of action of specific antidote, enhance elimination and the management of chemical hazardous material incidents and mass casualty events involving toxic chemicals.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations