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1 Chapter 9 Forensic Toxicology book p: 284
Learning Outcome: 2 1.Define Toxicology 2.Differentiate between toxins and poisons. 3.Describe different ways people gets drugs or toxins to their bodies. 4.Determine the 3 main types of drug exposure.
Chapter 9 Forensic Toxicology By the end of this chapter you will be able to: 3 5. Describe how people get exposed to environmental toxins (e.g., pesticides, carbon monoxide), and describe their effects on the body. 6. Distinguish among the terms tolerance, addiction, dependence, and withdrawal. 7. Relate the signs and symptoms of overdose with a specific substance or combination of substances. 8. Show the relationships between the law, crime, and the use of drugs.
Vocabulary o addiction o controlled substance o Controlled Substances Act o dependency o depressant o hallucinogen o illegal drug o narcotic o poison o stimulant o tolerance o toxicity o toxicology o toxin
Toxicology Definition 1. the branch of science concerned with the nature, effects, and

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