Chapter 2. The Clinician's Requirements from the Laboratory in the Treatment of the Acutely Poisoned Patient

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. R. W. Newton

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720080.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium 26 - The Poisoned Patient: The Role of the Laboratory

Ciba Foundation Symposium 26 - The Poisoned Patient: The Role of the Laboratory

How to Cite

Newton, R. W. (2008) The Clinician's Requirements from the Laboratory in the Treatment of the Acutely Poisoned Patient, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 26 - The Poisoned Patient: The Role of the Laboratory (eds R. Porter and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720080.ch2

Author Information

  1. The Regional Poisoning Treatment Centre, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1974

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940281

Online ISBN: 9780470720080

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Keywords:

  • cardiovascular system;
  • antidotes;
  • acutely poisoned patient;
  • respiratory depression;
  • ventricular dysrhythmia

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • References

  • Discussion