Middlemore Hospital Toxicology Journal Club
February 16th, 2016 1pm at the Emergency Department Handover Room
1300-1315 –Review and discussion of :
Case series: toxicity from 25B-NBOMe - a cluster of N-bomb cases. Gee P et al Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2015 Dec 1:1-6
This is a case series from here in NZ discussing the dangers and treatment of synthetic LSD
1315-1330 - Review and discussion of:
Activated charcoal for acute overdose: a reappraisal. Juurlink DN. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2015 Sep 26
This a great review and re-think on the use of a single dose of activated charcoal in overdose patients.
1330-1400 – Review and discussion of the role of enhanced elimination in overdose, including the current consensus guidelines.