Golden Gate Fire July CE toxicology

July 11, 2024

Learning Objectives

1. Recognizing Signs and Symptoms of Toxic Exposure

  • Identify clinical manifestations of toxicological emergencies.
  • Differentiate between symptoms caused by various classes of toxic substances (e.g., opioids, pesticides, chemical inhalants).

2. Implementing Initial Management Protocols

  • Learn rapid assessment techniques for patients suspected of toxic exposure.
  • Initiate appropriate emergency medical interventions based on identified toxidromes.

3. Utilizing Poison Control Resources

  • Understand the role and resources of poison control centers in managing toxicological emergencies.
  • Demonstrate effective communication with poison control specialists for patient management guidance.

4. Administering Antidotes and Therapeutic Interventions

  • Identify common antidotes and their indications.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in administering antidotes and supportive therapies in the prehospital setting.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 Medical
  • 2.00 Participation
  • 2.00 State, Local, and Individual
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
07/11/2024 - 19:00
Event ends: 
07/11/2024 - 21:00

Available Credit

  • 2.00 Medical
  • 2.00 Participation
  • 2.00 State, Local, and Individual


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