REBEL Review 67: Cyanide Toxicity Treatment

Created June 1, 2014 | Toxicology | DOWNLOAD

REBEL Review 64: Toxic Alcohols

Created May 11, 2014 | Toxicology | DOWNLOAD

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 therefore having a shorter length of stay in the ED.  At the end of 2013 a study was published evaluating intravenous fluids and alcohol intoxication.

REBEL Review 18: Toxins and Antidotes

Created November 3, 2013 | Toxicology | DOWNLOAD