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Another failure mechanism leading to patient-controlled analgesia overdoses

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Correspondence to D. John Doyle MD PhD FRCPC.

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Doyle, D.J., Keebler, A. Another failure mechanism leading to patient-controlled analgesia overdoses. Can J Anesth 55, 319 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03017218

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Keywords

  • Morphine
  • Irbesartan
  • Glycolic Acid
  • Fomepizole
  • Glycol Poisoning