This lecture is a part of "Weekly Conference" - Dec 18, 2019

Don’t forget the fingerstick!
Shock trauma Auditorium
• A detailed history and exam of very important in determining the underlying cause of a patient’s presentation as patient’s may not be forthcoming or may not realize that something is important. • Muscle rigidity should raise your suspicion for toxicologic problem from black widow envenomation sympathomimetic toxicity • Many illicit drugs are not pure and are contaminated with all other medications and substances. • Strychnine poisoning have violent skeletal muscle contractions that appear almost like awake seizures and can occur with rodenticide poisoning or exposure to contaminated street drugs. • Neuroleptic malignant syndrome can occur after even a single dose of medications such as haldol or droperidol.
Dec 18, 2019 - 10:45 am
45 minutes
45 minutes
Lecture Schedule
Lecture Schedule for Weekly Conference - Dec 18, 2019 - 7:30 am
A GrInchy Christmas 7:30 am - 8:30 am (1 hour)
Skiing Injuries 8:45 am - 9:30 am (45 minutes)
Infectious Disease - What’s In and What’s Out? The Latest on Assessment and Treatment Guidelines for Pneumonia 9:45 am - 10:30 am (45 minutes)
Don’t forget the fingerstick! 10:45 am - 11:30 am (45 minutes)
Systemic Infect/Immune Sys & Non-traumatic Musculoskeletal 11:45 am - 12:30 pm (45 minutes)
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