In this clinical case, Dr Jen Worthy reviews an example of a patient with beta blocker overdose. Following an initial assessment of the patient, she discusses the recognised symptoms of an overdose of beta blockers and presents the different treatment options available. Special considerations when choosing a treatment approach are also discussed.
Beta blocker overdose
MBBS MSc MCEM, Brighton and Sussex Health Care Trust
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106hrs 40mins - Patient Case By Darren K. Patten
The acute abdomen
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106hrs 56mins - Patient Case By Darren K. Patten
The groin lump
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116hrs 31mins - Patient Case By Beata Godlewska
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