Efficacy of scalp hair decontamination following exposure to vapours of sulphur mustard simulants 2-chloroethyl ethyl sulphide and methyl salicylate

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Spiandore , Marie ; Piram , Anne ; Lacoste , Alexandre ; Prevost , P. ; Maloni , Pascal ; TORRE , Franck ; Asia , L. ; Josse , D. ; Doumenq , Pierre (2017)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.cbi.2016.07.018
  • Subject: [ SDE ] Environmental Sciences | [ CHIM.OTHE ] Chemical Sciences/Other | Decontamination | Hair exposure | Showering | CWA | HD
    mesheuropmc: integumentary system

International audience; Chemical warfare agents are an actual threat and victims' decontamination is a main concern when mass exposure occurs. Skin decontamination with current protocols has been widely documented, as well as surface decontamination. However, considerin... View more
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