I keep a little, ever-expanding note on my phone where I jot down little morsels of goodness that I pick up while listening to or reading one of the many excellent sites/podcasts in the useful resource section. They’re useful in a kind of “board review” way. I tend to skip the really basic stuff and try and focus on what I didn’t know.
I’ll try and transfer them here for your enlightenment.
C: Cental Nervous Syndrome
Altered Mental State
A: Autonomic Nervous System
BP High or Low
HR High or Low
N: Neuromuscular dysfunction
Clonus, inc ocular) If spontaneous then highly suspicious
serotonergic drugs, in OD or combination
the usual (and probably the most important) supportive care
- cyproheptadine (anti-histamine and anti-serotonergic) the one to remember
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