IPCS INTOX is an essential tool for poison centres and related units concerned with preventing, recording, evaluation, diagnosing, treating and reporting on chemical emergencies.

The IPCS INTOX programme
provides four capabilities in one.
It is a
databank of consolidated, authoritative information on toxic agents and the management of toxic exposures; an information management tool for poison centres and others dealing with toxic exposures; the gateway to a global electronic network of poison centres and other users of the package;
and, it provides a
forum for collaboration between experts
and those responding to emergencies concerning toxic exposures.

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When a poison centre or a related unit needs information to help identify a poison and its toxicity, to determine the likely clinical effects and the most appropriate patient management, the IPCS INTOX Databank can rapidly retrieve and present the essential information.
IPCS INTOX management software enables centres to record data systematically and respond quickly to emergency inquiries about poisons, determine the likely clinical effects and the most appropriate patient management. IPCS INTOX System Updates
The IPCS INTOX Programme provides a forum for collaboration between experts and those responding to emergencies concerning toxic exposures.

Being part of this expanding global network is an important benefit for its participants.
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