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MDC 224 - Poisoning Management

Code Start Date Duration Venue
MDC 224 06 November 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MDC 224 25 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Poisoning is one of common reason for admission to hospital. In most cases, known toxins are responsible. Toxidromes can guide further management to define dosage of reversal and management for patient practice. There is also risk for contamination and precautions should be prepared timely. And it essential to correctly evaluate and treat patient for saving lives. It is also related to high cost. Therefore we would like to emphasise treatment of poisoning in detail.

Course Objectives

  • Getting an overview of poisons and their effects on organs
  • Evaluating of poisoned patients
  • Understanding treatment approaches and emergence 
  • Learning advanced care for poisoned patient

Who Should Attend?

  • Doctors
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Healthcare Policy Makers Anyone who wants to learn about poisoning

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Initial Assessment
  • History of poisons 
  • Assessment of the poisoned patient
  • Toxicology screening
  • Laboratory evaluation

Day 2

  • Decontamination
  • Gastric Lavage and Ipecac
  • Activated Charcoal
  • Whole Bowel Irrigation
  • Enhanced elimination

Day 3

  • Different types of Toxidromes, Poisons and Specific Antidotes
  • Common toxidromes and their pharmacological properties
  • Poisons and antidotes
  • Delibrate-release agents 
  • Non-toxic ingestions

Day 4

  • Resuscitation of Poisoned Patient
  • Airway and ventilation
  • Circulatuar changes
  • Seizures
  • Severe hyperthermia

Day 5

  • Further treatment
  • Admission criteria
  • ICU care
  • Extracorporeal strategies