Video Review Course: Foundation Year - Medical Toxicology

Studying Foundation Year - Medical Toxicology

Foundation Year - Medical Toxycology

Foundation Year - Medical Toxicology Chapters

  • Medical Toxicology
  • Gut decontamination
  • Gastric lavage
  • Activated charcoal
  • Multi-dose activated charcoal
  • Whole bowel irrigation
  • Important investigations in poisoned patients
  • Anion gap
  • Medical other causes of raised anion gap
  • Osmolal gap
  • Metabolic acid-base disturbances
  • Respiratory acid-base disturbances
  • Paracetamol poisoning
  • Paracetamol metabolism
  • Essential investigations
  • Management of paracetamol overdoses
  • Management of paracetamol overdoses (continued)
  • Reactions to NAC
  • Indications for referral to liver unit
  • Drugs of abuse
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Opiate overdose
  • Amphetamines and ecstasy
  • Management options
  • Cocaine and crack cocaine
  • Management options
  • Salicylates
  • Features of salicylate toxicity
  • Investigations
  • Management options
  • Poisoning with metals
  • Lithium toxicity - clinical features of severity
  • Acute lithium overdose
  • Chronic lithium accumulation
  • Phases of iron toxicity
  • Management options
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Carboxy-haemoglobin concentrations
  • Features of CO poisoning
  • Grading of neurological toxicity
  • Late complications of CO poisoning
  • Current recommendations for hyperbaric oxygen treatment
  • Relative contraindications to HBO
  • Video Feedback


  • 53 minutes


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  • Ability to watch the video in installments and come back to the same point at any time in the future.
  • Complete script for users unable to listen to the presentation.
  • The 123Doc Foundation Year - Medical Toxicology online video lecture is highly flexible, allowing you to study anytime, from any computer connected to the internet.

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