B. Zane Horowitz
Oregon Health & Science University
PsychiatryInternal medicinePublic healthSurgeryIntensive care medicineInjury preventionIngestionEmergency medicineMedical prescriptionEthylene glycol poisoningDrug overdoseBotulismMEDLINENauseaToxicityPoison controlTreatment optionsInjury controlRetrospective reviewToxicologyAnesthesiaPhysiologyFamily medicineMedical emergencyMedicinePharmacologyEnvironmental health
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#1Matthew Correia (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)
#2B. Zane Horowitz (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 16
To the Editor Optimal treatment of amatoxin-related mushroom poisoning is limited by a paucity of high quality evidence. Despite this, various combinations of medications are used to avoid fulminan...
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#1David C. Sheridan (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 13
#1David C. Sheridan (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 12
Last. B. Zane Horowitz (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 16
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#1Glenn A. BurketH-Index: 1
#2B. Zane Horowitz (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 16
Last. Gillian A. Beauchamp Md (Lehigh Valley Hospital)H-Index: 3
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INTRODUCTION: Endotracheal intubation (ETI) is an essential component of the supportive care provided to the critically ill patient with pharmaceutical poisoning; however, specific nuances surrounding intubation including techniques and complications in the context of pharmaceutical poisoning have not been well elucidated. DISCUSSION: A search of the available literature on ETI in pharmaceutical-poisoned patients was undertaken using Medline, ERIC, Cochrane database, and PsycINFO using the follo...
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#1David C. Sheridan (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 13
#1David C. Sheridan (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 12
Last. B. Zane Horowitz (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 16
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1. David C. Sheridan, MD, MCR* 2. Adrienne Hughes, MD*,† 3. B. Zane Horowitz, MD*,† 1. *Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 2. †Oregon Poison Center, Portland, OR 1. Most poisoning events in preschool-aged children continue to be accidental ingestions in the home, ranging from medications to toys and common household products. 2. Knowledge of these common ingestions is important to properly diagnose, treat, and refer to emergent care as needed. 3. P...
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#1Matthew R. Neth (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 2
#2Jennifer S. Love (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 5
Last. Mohamud Daya (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 48
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Sodium nitrite is a powerful oxidizing agent that causes hypotension and limits oxygen transport and delivery in the body through the formation of methemoglobin. Clinical manifestations can include cyanosis, hypoxia, altered consciousness, dysrhythmias, and death. The majority of reports on sodium nitrite poisonings have been the result of unintentional exposures. We report a case of an intentional fatal overdose of sodium nitrite. A 17-year-old female reportedly drank approximately one tablespo...
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#1B. Zane Horowitz (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 16
Tear gas agents are divided into “C” agents, and “pepper spray” and are currently being used by law enforcement. CN (1-chloroacetophenone) is more toxic, sometimes causing skin blistering in additi...
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#1B. Zane Horowitz (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 16
#2Rachel Castelli (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 1
Last. Jerry D. Thomas (CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)H-Index: 19
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AbstractIntroduction: The jequirity bean (Abrus precatorius) seed contains abrin, a toxalbumin, that irreversibly binds the 60-s ribosomal subunit inhibiting protein synthesis. Neurologic manifesta...
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#1Gillian A. Beauchamp Md (USF: University of South Florida)H-Index: 3
#2Robert G. Hendrickson (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 19
Last. Daniel A. Spyker (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 29
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Abstract Introduction: We described calls to U.S. poison centers (PCs) related to potential exposure to substances through breast milk. Materials and Methods: We analyzed National Poison Data Syste...
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#1Michael E. Mullins (WashU: Washington University in St. Louis)H-Index: 20
#2B. Zane Horowitz (OHSU: Oregon Health & Science University)H-Index: 16
January derives its name from the Roman god Janus, whose two faces look backward into the past and forward into the future.As we look back at the first two years of Toxicology Communications, we se...
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