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ICU Protocols pp 547-552 | Cite as

General Poisoning Management

  • Omender Singh
  • Prashant Nasa
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Abstract

High index of suspicion for intoxication is warranted in the practice of critical care medicine. The majorities of overdoses are polypharmacological and respond to general supportive measures and specific antidotes.

Keywords

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Specific Antidote Charcoal Hemoperfusion Organophosphorus Poisoning General Supportive Measure 
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© Springer India 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Critical Care MedicineMax Superspeciality HospitalNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Critical Care MedicineMax Superspeciality HospitalNew DelhiIndia

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