When you’re having a bad day, consider the teratogenic effects of the Veratrum alkaloid, cyclopamine. Scientists say that an attempt to understand sodium channel openers, in and of itself, may produce similar effects. The Cardiovascular Toxicity of Plant Sodium Channel Openers Mad Honey, Cyclopic Ruminants, Sneezing Powder, and Herbal Death Grayanotoxins, Veratrum Alkaloids, and Aconitum […]
Severe hemoptysis is a true challenge. Due to the rarity of this condition, there is little high-quality data on it. So you can’t become a hemoptysis whisperer by reading books. Unfortunately, due to the rarity of the condition it’s also difficult to accumulate clinical experience.
A decade of toxicologic history with Dr. Howard McKinney, Jr. Join Dan (@drusyniak) &Howard (@heshiegreshie) as they turn on, tune in, and drop out with Dr. Howard McKinney, Jr. during the Summer of Love and the “Decade of Tox”. They’ll remind you to always know your chemist, round up your spotters, chill out in the […]
There is a group of clinicians operating on the front line of war zones with no other purpose than to save lives. Global Response Management’s Helen Perry comes on the show to discuss their work. Their motto is semper vitae–always life. Their mission is to provide life saving emergency and prehospital care to those impacted […]
Since it looks like the United States is about to go into total meltdown from a heat wave, I dusted off the hyperthermia chapter. This is a bit of an impromptu post, so we don’t have a podcast to go along with it (we will record one eventually – Adam has more experience with the […]