Published Online: 1 January 1974
Page Count: 4
College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at the Medical Center, Chicago, Ill.
Toxicologist, Cook County Coroner's Laboratory, Chicago, Ill.
(Received 8 February 1973; accepted 3 July 1973)
During 1971 four fatal cases occurring in Cook County, Ill., were determined to have been due to the inhalation of trichlorofluoromethane and dichlorofluoromethane, which are common propellants used in various aerosol dispensers.
Paper ID: JFS10086J