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Cao D et al. Intravenous Lipid Emulsion in the Emergency Department: A Systematic Review of Recent Literature. J Emerg Med 2015. PMID: 25534900
- An excellent systematic review that aims to familiarize emergency care providers with the indications, dosing recommendations and common adverse reactions associated with Intralipid emulsion usage.The American Heart Association recommends use in local anesthetic systemic toxicity, and the American College of Medical Toxicology recommends consideration for circumstances of hemodynamic instability that results from lipid-soluble xenobiotics.
- Recommended by: Sa’ad Lahri