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Introduction . Medication-related errors pose a risk to children, but accurate data regarding errors with clinically significant outcomes are not available. We attempt to describe errors, identify patterns of error, and find targets for prevention using a large series of pediatric therapeutic...
Introduction . According to the American Association of Poison Control Centers, the number of medication identification requests (MIR) to poison centers has increased dramatically. In 2003, there were 617,414 calls compared to 1,070,537 in 2007. The purpose of this investigation was to...
Recent global estimates of deaths from poisoning suggest that more than 150,000 deaths occur each year in China from pesticide poisoning alone. One response from the Chinese government has been to set up Poison Control Centers in each province to improve management. Unfortunately, the...
Introduction. The clinical manifestations of acute topiramate toxicity are described. Methods. Seven cases of acute and acute-on-chronic topiramate toxicity observed in two clinical units of Polish Poison Control Centers in 2004––2005 were analyzed. Results. The patients were 4 women and 2...
A 17-year-old male was envenomated on the right forearm by a black widow spider that had presumably traveled in a packaged dishwasher and been shipped from Mexico to Michigan. The patient experienced vomiting and severe pain in his abdomen and chest approximately 30 min after being bitten. He...
Introduction . Neonicotinoids are a relatively new class of insecticides. They exhibit agonistic effects at postsynaptic nicotinic receptors in insects and are believed to have low toxicity in humans. Methods . We conducted a retrospective analysis of all neonicotinoid exposures reported to the...
Introduction. Cases of death are reported due to medical use of propofol, whereas deaths due to recreational purpose are unusual. Case report. A 26-year-old Caucasian man, physician trainee in anesthesiology, was referred to an intensive care unit. The man was found unconscious in his bed with a...
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