Category Archives: Toxic/Metabolic

  1. D-Lactic Acidosis

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    October 11, 2018 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Nour Al Jalbout MD What is D-lactic acidosis? It is a form of lactic acidosis produced by colonic bacteria. …
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  2. Tox Time: Methemoglobinemia

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    January 16, 2018 by jtreb

    Connie Benge is a 33 yo F /w a history of depression brought in by EMS for altered mental status. …
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  3. Tox Time: Cyanide Toxicity

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    December 19, 2017 by jtreb

     Doug Funnie is a 23 yo M that was BIBEMS after a house fire. ABC are intact, and GCS is …
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  4. Propofol in Alcohol Withdrawal

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    November 8, 2017 by Casey Carr

    By: Casey Carr Pathophysiology of Alcohol Withdrawal: Prolonged and frequent consumption of alcohol (GABA agonist) results in the down regulation …
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  5. Tox Time: First Generation Antipsychotics

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    September 19, 2017 by jtreb

    Roger Klotz is a 23yo M BIBEMS after overdose. Patient was found obtunded next to an empty bottle of prescription …
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  6. Lactic acidosis

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    June 13, 2017 by Casey Carr

    By: Binoy Mistry MD Created by a lack of balance between lactate production and metabolism Type A Lactic Acidosis – …
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  7. Tumor Lysis Syndrome

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    May 30, 2017 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Shaughn Keating Causes Most often caused by chemotherapy leading to massive cell turnover; often seen with rapidly proliferative hematologic …
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