What is Medical toxicology
Medical Toxicology is a field of medicine dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of poisoned and envenomated patients. This also includes adverse health effects of medications, occupational and environmental toxins and biological agents.
What do Medical toxicology
Medical Toxicologists are involved in the care of people who come into contact with drugs, substances or other agents and chemicals causing potentially adverse health effects.
Medical Toxicologists work in variety of settings including emergency department and in-patients units where they directly treat acutely poisoned patients. In outpatient clinics and occupational health settings, they evaluate the health impact from exposure to toxic substances in the home or workplace. They have expertise in diverse areas like unintentional or intentional overdose of therapeutic drugs, antidepressants or cardiac medications, exposure to industrial chemical products and environmental hazards, drug abuse management and diagnosis and management of exposures such as snakes, scorpion, spider envenomations, marine toxins, ingestion of food-borne toxins and ingestion of toxic plants.
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