Category Archives: Toxic/Metabolic

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Toxicology Tips: Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome

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    January 7, 2016 by dailybolusoflr

    Contributors: Candice Jordan, MD and Karolina Paziana, MD on behalf of the Toxicology FAST Introduction Cannabis is the most commonly …
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  6. Toxicology Tips: Salicylate Toxicity

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    November 24, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    Contributors: Candice Jordan, MD and Karolina Paziana, MD On behalf of  the Toxicology FAST Introduction Salicylates are found in many prescription and …
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  7. Naloxone Part 1: The Basics of Naloxone for Opioid Reversal

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    October 13, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Anthony J. Busti, MD, PharmD, FNLA, FAHA and Linda Regan MD, FACEP, FAAEM Note:  Both parts of this topic are …
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