Carbon monoxide poisoning can have devastating long-term consequences like myocardial infarction or neurologic damage. In this lesson, you’ll review the relevant biochemistry and learn about suitable treatments for carbon monoxide toxicity.
After completing this course, you will be able to confidently evaluate and treat common poisonings in the acute setting. You’ll master the clinical presentations, anticipate complications, and order treatments like a toxicologist. Decontamination, toxin removal, and antidote therapies will become second nature. You’ll know more hands-on tips and tricks than most physicians.
Learn to care for poisoned patients. Understand how toxins work, master diagnosis, and make the right treatment decisions.