Category Archives: Toxicology

Toxic Alcohols

I love this kind of case, the patient isn’t offering us much to go on but they are really complicated and deteriorating…what do you want to order and assess first?… Read more »

TCA Overdose

My favourite post on the complex management of the TCA overdose. As an ER nurse knowing that my patient has possibly overdosed on TCA immediately causes me to worry about… Read more »

Beta Blocker Overdose

It’s not really a secret- I love toxicology. It is just so complicated and interesting. My ED sees a lot of overdose but usually not from prescription medications. Recently I… Read more »