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Intravenous Fluids and Alcohol Intoxication

01 May
May 1, 2014

Frequently, patients with acute alcohol intoxication are brought to the emergency department (ED) for evaluation and treatment. ¬†Although practice patterns vary, it is not an uncommon practice to give normal saline to these patients in the hopes that the saline will cause a dilution effect on the level of alcohol helping patients sober faster and […]

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