Lithium poisoning: the value of early digestive tract decontamination.

  title={Lithium poisoning: the value of early digestive tract decontamination.},
  author={Marie Bretaudeau Deguigne and Jean François Hamel and David Boels and Patrick Harry},
  journal={Clinical toxicology},
  volume={51 4},
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of early digestive tract decontamination on the severity of acute-on-chronic lithium poisoning (acute poisoning in patients under long-term therapy). MATERIALS AND METHODS This was an observational and retrospective study of acute-on-chronic lithium overdoses recorded by the Angers Poisons… CONTINUE READING