Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
- Evaluation and management of common childhood poisoningsTamara McGregor
University of Texas Southwestern Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
Am Fam Physician 79:397-403. 2009..The use of ipecac is no longer recommended. A child with few symptoms or a witnessed toxin exposure may be monitored at home. However, some long-acting medications have delayed toxin effects and require additional surveillance...