Lecture for February 5th, 2014: Toxic Alcohols

This month, we will discuss toxic alcohol ingestions, some pharmacokinetics, and treatment modalities of ingestions, specifically whether or not dialysis is indicated

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Papers to be reviewed:

Levine et al. Ethylene glycol elimination kinetics and outcomes in patients managed without hemodialysis. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2012 Jun;59(6):527-31.

Lepik et al. Adverse Drug Events Associated With the Antidotes for Methanol and Ethylene Glycol Poisoning: A Comparison of Ethanol and Fomepizole. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2009 Apr;53(4):439-450.e10.

Please enjoy!