Tylenol. Bleach. Alcohol. The things you use on a regular basis can quickly become more hazardous than helpful. It is important for pre-hospital care providers to know what is toxic, where those toxins come from, and how to respond to them. This course provides resources for determining the toxicity of a substance, and it analyzes the various routes of poison exposure. Unintentional poisoning, natural toxins, overdose, and alcohol abuse are discussed, and patient management, treatment, and transport options are reviewed.
Emergency Medical Services
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