toxicology

Palpitatons and Tremors

January 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hx: 25 yo female presents with 12 hours of worsening palpitations, muscle rigidity in the thighs, and tremors of the hands. She denies any fever, strenuous exercise, drug [...]

The Carfentanil Crisis

December 12, 2016 // 2 Comments

In the past 3 years, the quantity of synthetic opioids smuggled into the United States has increased. Synthetic opioids are primarily fentanyl analogues. Law enforcement [...]