Toxicology

Chapter

Abstract

This chapter provides a brief overview on the management of patients following an accidental or a suicidal overdose. The reader is referred to toxicology texts and their local poison center for information on the management of specific intoxications.

Keywords

Lithium Nicotine Cyanide Smoke NMDA 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care MedicineEastern Virginia Medical SchoolNorfolkUSA

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