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How are body systems affected by exposure to toxicants?

Topic

Systems toxicology

Framing Question

How are body systems affected by exposure to toxicants?

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the role that the circulatory system plays in exacerbating or limiting toxicity.
  • Explain adverse reactions originating from toxic exposures in any setting and medication errors in a healthcare setting.
  • Predict/explain possible toxicological consequences after exposure to drugs/chemicals below and above safe limits.
  • Evaluate and interpret relevant information from the toxicology literature, explain toxicological interactions, and identify preventable causes.
  • Describe various analytical, molecular, and computational tools used to interpret information from toxicology studies to understand toxicological interactions and to describe preventable causes.
  • Describe various analytical, molecular, and computational tools used to interpret information from toxicology studies to understand toxicological interactions and to describe preventable causes.

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