Posts filed under Toxicology

Intranasal Naloxone in Acute Opiate Overdose

Journal Club Podcast #4

Emergency Physician and Toxicologist  Evan Schwarz sits down with me to discuss intranasal naloxone administration... 

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Opiate overdose remains a significant health problem in the US and elsewhere, with increasing overall rates of overdose and death related to overdose observed.  Naloxone remains the second most commonly administered antidote in the US...

Posted on August 1, 2013 and filed under Toxicology.