911cast EMS Podcast

Episode 23 - No Laughing Matter - Beta Blocker Overdoses

June 24, 2021 Scott Topiol, MSN, RN, CEN, MICN
Episode 23 - No Laughing Matter - Beta Blocker Overdoses
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911cast EMS Podcast
Episode 23 - No Laughing Matter - Beta Blocker Overdoses
Jun 24, 2021
Scott Topiol, MSN, RN, CEN, MICN

They may end in "LOL" but Beta blocker overdoses are no laughing matter! Join us this week as we discuss pearls and pitfalls for the EMS management of these dangerous overdose emergencies.

EPISODE NOTE: In the case presentation the patient is identified as hypoglycemic but this was not specifically addressed in the episode.  If present, hypoglycemia should be addressed by administering IV dextrose.

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Show Notes

They may end in "LOL" but Beta blocker overdoses are no laughing matter! Join us this week as we discuss pearls and pitfalls for the EMS management of these dangerous overdose emergencies.

EPISODE NOTE: In the case presentation the patient is identified as hypoglycemic but this was not specifically addressed in the episode.  If present, hypoglycemia should be addressed by administering IV dextrose.

Madison Programs Brooklyn
CPR and First Aid training in New York. Available to train your personnel at your location

OneKit First Aid Kits
More than ever, you need to be prepared. Get your OneKit First Aid Kit today!

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.