About this event

  • Date and time Thu 21 Jan 2021 from 6:00pm to 8:35pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Critical Care Medicine

*Please note: This event was due to take place on Tuesday 24 March 2020 and has been postponed to Thursday 21 January 2021.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused.*

Join top speakers to find out about key aspects of the assessment and management of patients with cardiovascular drug toxicity and recreational drug and novel psychoactive substances (NPS) toxicity.

Dr David Wood will update you about Cardiovascular Drug Toxicity: 

• Understand the antidotes used in the management of calcium channel and beta-blocker overdoses
• Describe the approach to the use of those antidotes in the management of calcium channel and beta-blocker overdose
• Discuss the indications for use of Intralipid in severe cardiovascular toxicity

Prof Paul Dargan will update you about Recreational Drug and NPS Toxicity:

• Understand the prevalence of use of different types of recreational drugs/NPS
• Describe the different types of toxicity related to the use of recreational drugs/NPS
• Discuss the long-term harms and dependence associated with certain recreational drugs/NPS

 

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Tickets

Standard pricing available until 20 January 2021.

Member

RSM Trainee RSM Student
£30.00 £18.00

Non - Member

Trainee Student
£35.00 £22.00

Agenda

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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and Introduction
Cardiovascular drug toxicity

Dr David Wood, Consultant Physician and Clinical toxicologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Refreshment break and drinks reception
Recreational drug and novel psychoactive substances toxicity

Prof Paul Dargan, Professor of Clinical Toxicology and Consultant Physician at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Close of meeting

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom