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2017 12/Dec

Clinical Toxidromes are a group of specific signs and symptoms that suggest a particular poisoning class. Rapid recognition of a toxidrome is essential because it can determine initial management strategies. Vital signs, pupils, physical exam (abdominal examination) and mental status to help identify the toxidrome. Sympathomimetic Toxidrome/Withdrawal  Drugs:  Caffeine, cocaine, amphetamines, methamphetamines, Ritalin, LSD, Theophylline, […]

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