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Department Presence at NACCT 2012

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10/01/2012 - The 2012 Annual Meeting of the North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology is getting started in Las Vegas, NV. Pre-meeting activities are already underway, with opening day just two days away on October 3rd.

The Department of Emergency Medicine's Toxicology faculty and fellows have a strong presence this year with two presentations and seven different posters.

We will be adding links to downloadable posters throughout the week, so be sure to check back each day for updates, or follow us on our social media for instant access when they're available on the site.


Toxicology Faculty = Bold
Toxicology Fellows = Green

Official NACCT Abstracts



Platform Presentations

The epidemiology of mushroom ingestion calls to
US Poison Control Centers: 2001-2011.

Hatten BW, McKeown NJ, Hendrickson RG, Horowitz BZ.
-Wed, Oct 3: 1:00-3:00. Brera Ballroom

Botulism outbreak in a state prison from "pruno".
Williams BT, Schlein S, Caravati M, Hatten BW.
-Thurs, Oct 4: 2:45-3:45. Brera Ballroom 4-6


Posters


Serotonin Poster Thumbnail

Serotonin Toxicity: Case characteristics and
associated medications / drugs.

Hendrickson RG, Witte D.
Download the full poster

Arginine Poster Thumbnail

Arginine hydrochloride overdose in an infant.
Hatten BW, McKeown NJ, Hendrickson RG.
Download the full poster

Toxic Squash Poster Thumbnail

Toxic Squash Syndrome: a case series of diarrheal illness
following ingestion of bitter squash, 1999-2011.

Kusin S, Angert T, Von Derau K, Horowitz BZ, Giffin S.
Download the full poster

Cyproheptadine Poster Thumbnail

Cyproheptadine withdrawal
with features of serotonin toxicity.

Kusin S, Hendrickson RG.
Download the full poster

Cyproheptadine Poster Thumbnail

Cinnamania:
15 seconds of internet fame, 3 days in the ICU.

Kusin S, Pizarro-Osilla C, Hatten BW,
Hendrickson RG, West PL.
Download the full poster

Cyproheptadine Poster Thumbnail

First report of envenomation by the
Great Lakes Bush Viper (Atheris nitschei).

Hatten BW, Bueso A, French LK.
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Cyproheptadine Poster Thumbnail

Severe pediatric lead toxicity after ingestion of
three intact rifle cartridges.

Hatten BW, Bueso A, Horowitz BZ.
Download the full poster




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