Clinical Review

Toxicologic Hyperthermia

A man with an extremely elevated body temperature and a history of cocaine use is unresponsive and tachycardic. The differential diagnosis,...

Clinical Review

A Toxic Fish Dinner

A woman and her daughter present to the ED with gastrointestinal symptoms, hypotension, and bradycardia. Both have eaten the same fish dinner. The...

Law & Medicine

Inappropriate Use of Proparacaine

Among this month’s cases is an alleged inappropriate use of proparacaine.