Jessica Rando

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Methadone is a synthetic opioid that, when taken in supratherapeutic amounts or with accidental ingestion in children, has shown to have adverse effects, especially to the cerebellum [1–5]. Our patientwas a 14-year-oldmale adolescentwith no significant pastmedical history, who presented after being found unresponsive at a friend’s house. Laboratory and(More)
OBJECTIVE This study sought to answer the question, "Can police officers administer intranasal naloxone to drug overdose victims to decrease the opioid overdose death rate?" METHODS This prospective interventional study was conducted in Lorain County, OH, from January 2011 to October 2014. Starting October 2013, trained police officers administered(More)
A 55-yr-old white woman with a polypoid filling defect in the caput cecum, on barium enema examination, had endoscopic removal of this mass. This was immediately recognized macroscopically to be an intussuscepted appendix. This case is only the second naturally inverting appendix to be removed endoscopically, and it was complicated 18 h later by local(More)
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