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Toxic alcohol diagnosis and management: an emergency medicine review—comment

  • Samaneh Nakhaee
  • Kobra Naseri
  • Omid MehrpourEmail author
CE - LETTER TO THE EDITOR
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Acknowledgements

The authors thank Dr. Jonathan Schimmel, for valuable feedback in reviewing and editing this manuscript.

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Statement of human and animal rights

This is a letter to the editor that did not involve the care of humans or animals.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medical Toxicology and Drug Abuse Research Center (MTDRC)Birjand University of Medical SciencesBirjandIran
  2. 2.Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug CenterDenverUSA

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